Latest Titles With Lloyd Shirley


1. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Children of the Devil (1992)

Not Rated | 50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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A well-meaning social worker takes custody of an eight year-old Timson girl charging that the family is involved with devil worship.

Director: James Cellan Jones | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Peter Blythe, Abigail McKern

Votes: 29

2. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Eternal Triangle (1992)

Not Rated | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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After becoming enamored of a beautiful violinist, Rumpole finds himself defending her husband on a charge of murdering her lover.

Director: Robert Tronson | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Peter Blythe, Julian Curry

Votes: 31

3. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Family Pride (1992)

Not Rated | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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The suspicious drowning of an anonymous old woman on an estate prompts the Lord to invite his cousins, the Rumpoles, for the weekend, and he asks Horace to represent him at the inquest.

Director: John Gorrie | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Abigail McKern, Denis Lill

Votes: 30

4. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Miscarriage of Justice (1992)

Not Rated | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Rumpole finds himself in the unusual position of defending a police officer on a charge of falsifying a confession.

Director: Robert Tronson | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Peter Bowles, Joanna Van Gyseghem

Votes: 29

5. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Reform of Joby Jonson (1992)

Not Rated | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Rumole defends a juvenile delinquent on charges of assaulting an elderly woman, and Hilda is concerned when a burglar breaks in to steal evidence from his briefcase.

Director: Martyn Friend | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Patricia Hodge, Julian Curry

Votes: 31

6. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole on Trial (1992)

Not Rated | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.8
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When Rumpole is charged by Judge Oliphant with contempt of court and faces disbarment, Hilda persuades Sam Ballard to defend him.

Director: John Gorrie | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Robin Bailey, James Grout

Votes: 54

7. Van der Valk (1972–1992)
Episode: The Ties That Bind (1992)

Action, Drama

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A former judge is shot dead and Van der Valk is brought in to solve the case. A suspect is apprehended, but confesses that someone else got to the the woman first. Moreover, what is the ... See full summary »

Director: Anthony Simmons | Stars: Barry Foster, Meg Davies, Ronald Hines, Richard Huw

8. Titmuss Regained (1991– )

60 min

7.2
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Leslie Titmuss (David Threlfall, Shameless) has never quite fit in among the denizens of Rapstone village. Socially awkward and hailing from a humble background, he nonetheless aspires to ... See full summary »

Stars: David Threlfall, Kristin Scott Thomas, Bill Oddie, Peter Capaldi

Votes: 55

9. Titmuss Regained (1991– )
Episode: And the Next Day (1991)

51 min

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Titmuss addresses the threat posed by his ambitious and scheming junior minister, but he's preoccupied by the man competing for his wife's affections. Titmuss goes to extraordinary lengths ... See full summary »

Director: Martyn Friend | Stars: David Threlfall, Kristin Scott Thomas, Bill Oddie, Peter Capaldi

10. Van der Valk (1972–1992)
Episode: Dangerous Games (1991)

Action, Drama

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Van der Valk plays cat and mouse with a leak in police headquarters.

Director: Jim Goddard | Stars: Barry Foster, Meg Davies, Ronald Hines, Richard Huw

11. Van der Valk (1972–1992)
Episode: Doctor Hoffmann's Children (1991)

Action, Drama

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Van Der Valk investigates several murders. A fall, a burning, a drowning, a dog attack, and a shooting. His daughter helps him get his clue to solve them.

Director: Anthony Simmons | Stars: Barry Foster, Meg Davies, Ronald Hines, Richard Huw

12. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Quacks (1991)

Not Rated | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Rumpole defends a Pakistani doctor accused of molesting a female patient, and Phyllida suspects Erskine-Brown of philandering.

Director: Robert Tronson | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Patricia Hodge, Julian Curry

Votes: 31

13. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Summer of Discontent (1991)

Not Rated | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Rumpole defends a union activist accused of manslaughter while Hilda goes on strike as Rumpole's cook because of his late hours..

Director: Julian Amyes | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Peter Bowles, Peter Blythe

Votes: 34

14. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole at Sea (1991)

Not Rated | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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While on a Mediterranean cruise, Rumpole is confronted with his old nemesis, Judge Graves, and the unexplained disappearance of one of his fellow passengers.

Director: Michael Simpson | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Robin Bailey, Benjamin Whitrow

Votes: 29

15. Van der Valk (1972–1992)
Episode: The Little Rascals (1991)

Action, Drama

7.7
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A group of ex hippies called by themselves the little rascals are the targets. Piet investigates and worries about the young lady whose parents have been affected.

Director: Alan Cooke | Stars: Barry Foster, Meg Davies, Geoffrey Bayldon, Anna Cropper

Votes: 6

16. Titmuss Regained (1991– )
Episode: Today (1991)

51 min

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Titmuss acquires a stately home in the beautiful, unspoiled Rapstone Valley--and intends for Jenny Sidonia to help him fill it . Both are widowed and unattached, but otherwise appear ... See full summary »

Director: Martyn Friend | Stars: David Threlfall, Kristin Scott Thomas, Bill Oddie, Peter Capaldi

17. Titmuss Regained (1991– )
Episode: Tomorrow (1991)

51 min

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Mr. and Mrs. Titmuss honeymoon in Rome. But their marital bliss is disturbed by Titmuss's suspicion that Jenny has someone else in her life. When they return home, she seems to be spending ... See full summary »

Director: Martyn Friend | Stars: David Threlfall, Kristin Scott Thomas, Bill Oddie, Peter Capaldi

18. Making News (1990– )

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Stars: Clive Arrindell, Charlotte Attenborough, Ian Bleasdale, Tom Cotcher

19. Making News (1990– )
Episode: Conspiracy (1990)

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Director: Graham Theakston | Stars: Diane Agnew, Gareth Armstrong, Clive Arrindell, Charlotte Attenborough

20. Making News (1990– )
Episode: Doing Time (1990)

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Director: William Brayne | Stars: Anthony Allen, Clive Arrindell, Charlotte Attenborough, Tim Bannerman

21. Making News (1990– )
Episode: Line of Fire (1990)

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Director: Terry Marcel | Stars: Clive Arrindell, Charlotte Attenborough, Ian Bleasdale, Kenneth Cope

22. Making News (1990– )
Episode: The Border Limo (1990)

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Director: Herbert Wise | Stars: Clive Arrindell, Charlotte Attenborough, Geoffrey Bateman, Lois Baxter

23. Making News (1990– )
Episode: Three Kinds of Poison (1990)

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Director: Sharon Miller | Stars: Clive Arrindell, Charlotte Attenborough, Ian Bleasdale, Tom Cotcher

24. Making News (1990– )
Episode: Yes, We Have No Secrets (1990)

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Director: William Brayne | Stars: Clive Arrindell, Charlotte Attenborough, Ian Bleasdale, Andy Bradford

25. Ending Up (1989 TV Movie)

Comedy, Drama

7.5
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A traditional rural English Christmas, reluctantly spent with the predominantly geriatric family (who all have their quirks and eccentricities) ends in tragedy after a practical joke goes ... See full synopsis »

Director: Peter Sasdy | Stars: John Mills, Wendy Hiller, Michael Hordern, Lionel Jeffries

Votes: 33

26. Storyboard (1983– )
Episode: A Question of Commitment (1989)

Drama

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The trouble with being a spy, is sometimes you come to wonder who's doing the spying and who is the spied upon.

Director: Gareth Davies | Stars: Clive Wood, Donald Burton, Amanda Elwes, Tim Wylton

27. Storyboard (1983– )
Episode: Hunted Down (1989)

Drama

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A slimy man's attempts to gain monies by deceit meet trials unexpected once brought forth to an actuary firm.

Director: Michael Simpson | Stars: Alec McCowen, Stephen Moore, Nicholas Gecks, Polly Walker

28. Storyboard (1983– )
Episode: Making News (1989)

Drama

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The unseen battles which occur on the set of a new newsroom are sometimes every bit as vigorous as those reported on screen.

Director: Geoffrey Sax | Stars: Tom Cotcher, Nichola McAuliffe, Bill Nighy, Jack Klaff

29. Storyboard (1983– )
Episode: Snakes & Ladders (1989)

Drama

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Every level of deviousness has its match, as is painfully found out by various businessmen trying to outdo each other's developments.

Director: Baz Taylor | Stars: Peter Blake, Bruce Payne, Dermot Crowley, Alphonsia Emmanuel

30. Hannay (1988–1989)
Episode: That Rough Music (1989)

Adventure, Crime, Drama

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On the death of his friend, Pelham Swinburne, Hannay inherits a walking-stick, field glasses and the lighthouse on a Fenland marsh - but what is he to make of them all?

Director: Robert Reed | Stars: Robert Powell, Diane Bull, Ron Pember, Rebecca Lacey

31. Hannay (1988–1989)
Episode: The Bells of Shoreditch (1989)

Adventure, Crime, Drama

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When his goddaughter is jilted on her wedding day, Hannay finds himself searching for not just a missing bridegroom but also a shipment of gold.

Director: Guy Slater | Stars: Robert Powell, Paul Rogers, Karen Archer, James Simmons

32. Hannay (1988–1989)
Episode: The Confidence Man (1989)

Adventure, Crime, Drama

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When an East End gang demand protection money for Sal Alford's music-hall, she turns to Richard Hannay for help.

Director: Ken Hannam | Stars: Robert Powell, Richard Pasco, Caroline Lee-Johnson, Richenda Carey

33. Hannay (1988–1989)
Episode: The Good Samaritan (1989)

Adventure, Crime, Drama

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The pleasures of travelling on the Trans European Express from Venice are relished by celebrities, diplomats and holiday-makers alike, but for Richard Hannay the journey proves to be a nightmare.

Director: Henry Herbert | Stars: Robert Powell, Sharon Maughan, Marc Zuber, Derek Smith

34. Hannay (1988–1989)
Episode: The Terrors of the Earth (1989)

Adventure, Crime, Drama

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As tension mounts in Europe, the British Government prepares antidotes against possible germ warfare, and Richard Hannay finds himself at the centre of a demonic plot to steal them.

Director: Ken Hannam | Stars: Robert Powell, Gavin Richards, Alex Kingston, Peter Halliday

35. Jack the Ripper (1988)

TV-PG | 190 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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A Scotland Yard police inspector, battling the booze, investigates the Jack the Ripper murders and discovers a conspiracy that leads all the way up to the queen.

Stars: Michael Caine, Armand Assante, Ray McAnally, Lewis Collins

Votes: 3,741

36. Hannay (1988–1989)

52 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.7
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Richard Hannay is a man of his times: an Edwardian gentleman and adventurer, a mining engineer from South Africa of Scottish origin, who lives by his own standards and wits, upholding a ... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Powell, Christopher Scoular, Gavin Richards, Jill Meager

Votes: 84

37. Singles (1988–1991)

30 min | Comedy

7.4
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Stars: Judy Loe, Eamon Boland, Susie Blake, Roger Rees

Votes: 12

38. Hannay (1988–1989)
Episode: A Point of Honour (1988)

Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.7
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A chance encounter with a young lady on a train leads Hannay into a strange weekend of mistaken identity and danger.

Director: Guy Slater | Stars: Robert Powell, Geraldine Alexander, Terrence Hardiman, Ann Curthoys

Votes: 7

39. Hannay (1988–1989)
Episode: Act of Riot (1988)

Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.6
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Hannay returns to Scotland to visit the village where he was born, but his arrival quickly brings him into dangerous conflict with the local inhabitants.

Director: Jeremy Summers | Stars: Robert Powell, Phyllis Logan, Oliver Cotton, Iain Cuthbertson

Votes: 7

40. The ITV Play (1968– )
Episode: Chekhov in Yalta (1988)

Comedy, Drama

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A visit by the Moscow Arts Theatre company to Chekhov's country villa at Yalta in 1900. Based on the stage play by John Driver and Jeffrey Haddow.

Director: Donald McWhinnie | Stars: Katy Behean, Tom Courtenay, Angela Down, Ronald Pickup

41. King & Castle (1986– )
Episode: Class (1988)

Crime, Drama

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Director: Laurence Moody | Stars: Marc Zuber, Derek Martin, Nigel Planer, Rowena Roberts

42. King & Castle (1986– )
Episode: Cons (1988)

Crime, Drama

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Director: Jan Sargent | Stars: Derek Martin, Nigel Planer, Rowena Roberts, Shirley Stelfox

43. Hannay (1988–1989)
Episode: Death with Due Notice (1988)

Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.5
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A quiet break in the country turns into a weekend of murder when Richard Hannay and Reggie Armitage discover they are targets for a demented killer.

Stars: Robert Powell, Christopher Scoular, Jill Meager, Serena Gordon

Votes: 8

44. King & Castle (1986– )
Episode: Dim Sums (1988)

Crime, Drama

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Director: Laurence Moody | Stars: Bryan Pringle, Derek Martin, Nigel Planer, Andrew Cruickshank

45. Jack the Ripper (1988)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1988)

TV-PG | 96 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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London, autumn 1888. Chief Inspector Frederick Abberline of Scotland Yard is assigned by his superiors to investigate the murder and brutal mutilation of a prostitute in the East End of ... See full summary »

Director: David Wickes | Stars: Michael Caine, Armand Assante, Ray McAnally, Lewis Collins

Votes: 48

46. Jack the Ripper (1988)
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1988)

TV-PG | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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London, autumn 1888. Chief Inspector Frederick Abberline of Scotland Yard is assigned by his superiors to investigate the murder and brutal mutilation of a prostitute in the East End of ... See full summary »

Director: David Wickes | Stars: Michael Caine, Armand Assante, Ray McAnally, Lewis Collins

Votes: 41

47. King & Castle (1986– )
Episode: Floppy Discs (1988)

Crime, Drama

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Director: Peter Tabern | Stars: Derek Martin, Nigel Planer, Rowena Roberts, Mary Healey

48. King & Castle (1986– )
Episode: Hams (1988)

Crime, Drama

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Director: Jan Sargent | Stars: Philip Madoc, Derek Martin, Nigel Planer, Andrew Cruickshank

49. King & Castle (1986– )
Episode: Kicks (1988)

Crime, Drama

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Director: Peter Sasdy | Stars: Dave King, Derek Martin, Nigel Planer, Andrew Cruickshank

50. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and Portia (1988)

Not Rated | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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Rumpole defends a scrap dealer accused of selling arms to terrorists while Phyllida presides at the trial in her newly appointed job as recorder.

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Patricia Hodge, Julian Curry

Votes: 32

51. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Age of Miracles (1988)

Not Rated | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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Rumpole defends Hilda's nephew, a canon who has accused of adultery in an ecclesiastical court.

Director: Mike Vardy | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Peter Blythe, Julian Curry

Votes: 36

52. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Barrow Boy (1988)

Not Rated | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Nigel Timson, one of the few members of the notorious Timson clan to have a legitimate job, is defended by Rumpole on a charge of insider trading.

Director: Julian Amyes | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Peter Blythe, Julian Curry

Votes: 29

53. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Bubble Reputation (1988)

Not Rated | 52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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A notorious tabloid hires Rumpole to defend it in a libel suit being brought by a puritanical novelist it has accused of sexual promiscuity.

Director: Mike Vardy | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Julian Curry, Peter Blythe

Votes: 31

54. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Quality of Life (1988)

Not Rated | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Rumpole defends Lady Perdita Derwent, charged with the murder of her elderly husband. Meanwhile, Ms Liz Probert complains of anti-gay discrimination at number 3, Equity Court, and the ... See full summary »

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Leo McKern, Julian Curry, Peter Blythe, Marion Mathie

Votes: 32

55. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Tap End (1988)

Not Rated | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Featherstone's controversial remarks and ruling in a domestic violence case causes fallout from women's rights groups and concern from the Lord Chancellor.

Director: Julian Amyes | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Peter Bowles, Joanna Van Gyseghem

Votes: 34

56. Hannay (1988–1989)
Episode: The Fellowship of the Black Stone (1988)

Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.2
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After nearly thirty years in southern Africa, Richard Hannay has achieved recognition as an officer in military intelligence, a mining engineer and a successful prospector. Now he is ... See full summary »

Director: David Giles | Stars: Robert Powell, Charles Gray, David Waller, Gavin Richards

Votes: 8

57. Hannay (1988–1989)
Episode: The Hazard of the Die (1988)

Adventure, Crime, Drama

6.7
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When Hannay saves the life of a desperate young lady, he little realises how quickly this act of bravery will bring him face-to-face with his arch-enemy Von Schwabing.

Director: Jeremy Summers | Stars: Robert Powell, Gavin Richards, Christopher Scoular, Leonie Mellinger

Votes: 6

58. Hannay (1988–1989)
Episode: Voyage into Fear (1988)

Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.4
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The Governments of Great Britain and Imperial Germany are in a race to arm themselves with modern battleships, but Hannay's arch-enemy Von Schwabing has a plan to ensure that his country is the winner.

Director: Guy Slater | Stars: Robert Powell, Gavin Richards, Christopher Scoular, Jill Meager

Votes: 7

59. The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole (1987)

Comedy

8.0
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Continuation of the rites of passage comedy drama about spotty teenager Adrian Mole. Set in the early eighties, Adrian's Mum (now played by Lulu) and Dad are back together but while trying ... See full summary »

Stars: Gian Sammarco, Natasha Bell, Su Elliot, Doris Hare

Votes: 90

60. London Embassy (1987– )

300 min

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Spencer Savage, newly released from his Malaysian duties, takes a position with the American embassy in London. He runs into several unusual diplomatic situations both within the embassy (... See full summary »

Stars: Kristoffer Tabori, Manning Redwood, Lou Hirsch, Cass Allan

61. Imaginary Friends (1987– )

Comedy

6.5
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The travails of a sociologist who sets out to debunk a spiritualist cult.

Stars: Fabia Drake, Patsy Rowlands, Billie Whitelaw, Liz Smith

Votes: 6

62. Pretorius (1987)

4.0
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Director: Alex Clarke | Stars: Cyril Appleton, Christopher Farries, Liz Goulding, Stephen Greif

Votes: 5

63. London Embassy (1987– )
Episode: An Unofficial English Rose (1987)

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Director: David Giles | Stars: Kristoffer Tabori, Manning Redwood, Lou Hirsch, Jonathan Adams

64. The Bill (1984–2010)
Episode: Blind Alleys, Clogged Roads (1987)

Crime, Drama

6.8
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PC Jim Carver is sent to the morgue to investigate a suspicious drowning. DI Roy Galloway and DC Mike Dashwood are reprimanded by a judge presiding over a fraud case.

Director: Graham Theakston | Stars: John Salthouse, Eric Richard, Tony Scannell, Jon Iles

Votes: 5

65. The Bill (1984–2010)
Episode: Brownie Points (1987)

Crime, Drama

6.8
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PC Reg Hollis has been nominated for the position of the station's police federation representative. Meanwhile the "Tom Squad" are out in force, cracking down on prostitution in Sun Hill.

Director: Mary McMurray | Stars: John Salthouse, Eric Richard, Tony Scannell, Jon Iles

Votes: 5

66. London Embassy (1987– )
Episode: Charlie Hogle's Earring (1987)

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Director: David Giles | Stars: Kristoffer Tabori, Manning Redwood, Lou Hirsch, Paul Rogers

67. The Bill (1984–2010)
Episode: Domestics (1987)

Crime, Drama

6.4
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Residents take action against a women's refuge in their area. D.I. Galloway gets tough with his detectives about the clear up rates of burglaries in the area.

Director: Peter Cregeen | Stars: Eric Richard, John Salthouse, Tony Scannell, Jon Iles

Votes: 5

68. The Bill (1984–2010)
Episode: Double Trouble (1987)

Crime, Drama

6.8
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DI Galloway conducts an identity parade after an attack on a woman. PC Shaw and WPC Ackland come under scrutiny from the complaints investigation bureau.

Director: Michael Ferguson | Stars: John Salthouse, Eric Richard, Tony Scannell, Jon Iles

Votes: 5

69. The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole (1987)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1987)

26 min | Comedy

7.4
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Adrian, now 15, is back with Pandora and both have political views on everything, especially the Falklands Conflict featured in this episode. Lulu debuts here, playing Adrian's Mum.

Director: Peter Sasdy | Stars: Gian Sammarco, Natasha Bell, Su Elliot, Bill Fraser

Votes: 5

70. Imaginary Friends (1987– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1987)

Comedy

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Director: Peter Sasdy | Stars: Patsy Rowlands, Billie Whitelaw, Fabia Drake, Ken Jones

71. The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole (1987)
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1987)

26 min | Comedy

7.8
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Director: Peter Sasdy | Stars: Gian Sammarco, Natasha Bell, Lucy Benjamin, Su Elliot

Votes: 5

72. Imaginary Friends (1987– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1987)

Comedy

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Director: Peter Sasdy | Stars: Billie Whitelaw, Liz Smith, Fabia Drake, Ken Jones

73. The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole (1987)
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1987)

26 min | Comedy

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Director: Peter Sasdy | Stars: Gian Sammarco, Natasha Bell, Su Elliot, Bill Fraser

74. Imaginary Friends (1987– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1987)

Comedy

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Director: Peter Sasdy | Stars: Fabia Drake, Patsy Rowlands, Patricia Kerrigan, John Duttine

75. The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole (1987)
Episode: Episode #1.4 (1987)

26 min | Comedy

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Director: Peter Sasdy | Stars: Gian Sammarco, Natasha Bell, Su Elliot, Bill Fraser

76. The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole (1987)
Episode: Episode #1.5 (1987)

26 min | Comedy

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Director: Peter Sasdy | Stars: Gian Sammarco, Patrick Barlow, Natasha Bell, John Bird

77. The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole (1987)
Episode: Episode #1.6 (1987)

26 min | Comedy

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Director: Peter Sasdy | Stars: Gian Sammarco, Natasha Bell, Su Elliot, Bill Fraser

78. The Bill (1984–2010)
Episode: Missing, Presumed Dead (1987)

Crime, Drama

7.0
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A shooting occurs in Sun Hill but none of the neighbours appear to have witnessed anything. Meanwhile, PC Yorkie Smith discovers more than he bargained for when making door to door enquires.

Director: Michael Ferguson | Stars: John Salthouse, Eric Richard, Tony Scannell, Jon Iles

Votes: 6

79. Great Performances (1971– )
Episode: Monsignor Quixote (1987)

Music

8.0
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In this modern adaptation of the Don Quixote theme based on a novel by Graham Greene, Quixote is an old Spanish village priest who travels through Spain with his friend, Sancho, the ... See full summary »

Director: Rodney Bennett | Stars: Alec Guinness, Leo McKern, Ian Richardson, Graham Crowden

Votes: 172

80. The Bill (1984–2010)
Episode: Not Without Cause (1987)

Crime, Drama

6.7
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Sgt Penny is asked by a landlord to investigate a lady on the top floor who is keeping cats. Meanwhile, Inspector Kite arrests four people for a breach of peace that he caused.

Director: Peter Cregeen | Stars: John Salthouse, Eric Richard, Simon Slater, Roger Leach

Votes: 7

81. The Bill (1984–2010)
Episode: Overnight Stay (1987)

Crime, Drama

7.1
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Half the relief, including CID, are at a hotel guarding a sequestered jury in a gangland murder trial. Back at Sun Hill, Inspector Kite deals with a serial nuisance confessing to bigamy, and PC Shaw brings in a man with a blow-up doll.

Director: Graham Theakston | Stars: Eric Richard, John Salthouse, Tony Scannell, Jon Iles

Votes: 8

82. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Blind Tasting (1987)

Not Rated | 52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Rumpole defends career criminal Hugh Timson for receiving a garageful full of stolen wine.

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Peter Blythe, Julian Curry

Votes: 38

83. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Bright Seraphim (1987)

Not Rated | 52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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After an army sergeant is found stabbed to death wearing a woman's dress, Rumpole is assigned to defend the accused murderer.

Director: Martyn Friend | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Peter Jones, Neil Stacy

Votes: 32

84. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Judge's Elbow (1987)

Not Rated | 52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Rumpole defends the smarmy owner of a string of massage parlors on the charge of running "disorderly houses" (i.e. bordellos).

Director: Donald McWhinnie | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Peter Blythe, Peter Bowles

Votes: 30

85. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Official Secret (1987)

Not Rated | 52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Rumpole defends an eccentric spinster accused of being a government whistle-blower.

Director: Rodney Bennett | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Peter Blythe, Julian Curry

Votes: 38

86. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Old, Old, Story (1987)

Not Rated | 52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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After a fight with his wife Rumpole stays with Erskine-Browns and finds that Portia is prosecuting one of his clients.

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Peter Blythe, Patricia Hodge

Votes: 32

87. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole's Last Case (1987)

Not Rated | 52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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While defending one of the Timson clan, Rumpole makes an exotic horse racing bet which may allow him to retire if he wins.

Director: Rodney Bennett | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Bill Fraser, Patricia Hodge

Votes: 32

88. The Bill (1984–2010)
Episode: Skipper (1987)

Crime, Drama

7.2
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WPC Ackland's father is dying in hospital. PC Taffy Edwards is given traffic duty after arriving late for parade, whilst Sgt Cryer and PC Patel investigate an alleged rape.

Director: Richard Bramall | Stars: Eric Richard, John Salthouse, Simon Slater, Tony Scannell

Votes: 6

89. The Bill (1984–2010)
Episode: Some You Win, Some You Lose (1987)

Crime, Drama

7.1
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Chief Superintendant Brownlow and DI Galloway lead a massive raid on a drug den within a local council estate.

Director: Peter Cregeen | Stars: John Salthouse, Eric Richard, Tony Scannell, Jon Iles

Votes: 7

90. The Bill (1984–2010)
Episode: Sun Hill Karma (1987)

Crime, Drama

7.3
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WPC Martella applies for a position in the Bermuda police force, but after being punched during a fight, and failing to prevent a suicide jumper, she feels she is not up to the job and withdraws her application.

Director: Mary McMurray | Stars: Eric Richard, John Salthouse, Tony Scannell, Jon Iles

Votes: 7

91. London Embassy (1987– )
Episode: The Honorary Siberian (1987)

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Director: Ronald Wilson | Stars: Kristoffer Tabori, Manning Redwood, Lou Hirsch, Stuart Wilson

92. London Embassy (1987– )
Episode: The Man on the Clapham Omnibus (1987)

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Director: Ronald Wilson | Stars: Kristoffer Tabori, Manning Redwood, Lou Hirsch, Peter Barkworth

93. The Bill (1984–2010)
Episode: The New Order of Things (1987)

51 min | Crime, Drama

6.7
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Sgt Peters and Sgt Penny apprehend a man who is waiting to attack PC Muswell. Meanwhile PC Carver begins his CID training.

Director: Michael Ferguson | Stars: John Salthouse, Eric Richard, Tony Scannell, Jon Iles

Votes: 7

94. London Embassy (1987– )
Episode: The Winfield Wallpaper (1987)

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Director: David Giles | Stars: Kristoffer Tabori, Manning Redwood, Lou Hirsch, Pat Starr

95. London Embassy (1987– )
Episode: Tomb with a View (1987)

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Director: Ronald Wilson | Stars: Kristoffer Tabori, Manning Redwood, Lou Hirsch, Cass Allan

96. The Bill (1984–2010)
Episode: What Are Little Boys Made Of? (1987)

Crime, Drama

6.3
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It is discovered that elderly people are being targeted by a group of children.

Director: Peter Duguid | Stars: Eric Richard, John Salthouse, Tony Scannell, Jon Iles

Votes: 6

97. Paradise Postponed (1986)

569 min | Drama

8.3
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A clergyman, famous for his support of left-wing causes, dies - and surprises his family by leaving a great deal of money to a Conservative Member of Parliament. Why?

Stars: Annette Crosbie, Paul Shelley, Peter Egan, David Threlfall

Votes: 93

98. King & Castle (1986– )

60 min | Crime, Drama

6.5
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Tough ex-cop Ronald King sets up a debt collection agency with a naive young partner, David Castle, and find themselves embroiled in more than just unpaid bills.

Stars: Derek Martin, Nigel Planer, Mary Healey, Andrew Cruickshank

Votes: 10

99. Ladies in Charge (1986– )

52 min

6.9
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Stars: Carol Royle, Julia Hills, Julia Swift, Graham Chinn

Votes: 14

100. The Fourth Floor (1986)

180 min

6.9
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Two super cop detectives operating from Scotland Yard's infamous 'fourth floor' follow a crooked accountant, leading to a trail of blackmail, heroin shipments,contract killers, extortion, ... See full summary »

Stars: Christopher Fulford, Richard Graham, Brian Cox, Dimitri Andreas

Votes: 32