The Days of Vengeance

Detective Inspector Mitchell’s life is thrown into turmoil when his son is kidnapped.

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Colin's Sandwich

1980s sitcom starring Mel Smith. Depressed and struggling, Colin has the unenviable daytime job of listening to the complaints of the public. He doesn't like his job much and has dreams of becoming a full-time writer.

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Star Trek: Voyager

In the 24th Century, the Federation star ship USS Voyager is lost in the Delta Quadrant - 75,000 light-years from home.

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It's Tarbuck

In 1964, ITV took a chance on a young Liverpudlian comedian with a quick wit and a cheeky grin by handing him his first series. It could have all gone hopelessly wrong.

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US Television's First Golden Age

Television development moved faster in Europe than it did in America. Nevertheless, by the 1950s US TV had overtaken the rest of the world and was enjoying its first Golden Age. But as unlikely as it may seem, the first real star of US television was a cat...

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The Black Adder - Series 1 articles

The Black Adder - Series 1

After the 1485 Battle of Bosworth Field, a brave and kindly King Richard III returns victorious, only to be accidentally killed by Edmund Plantagenet. The first series of the classic historical comedy about the venomous but luckless Blackadder was almost its last.

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Antony and Cleopatra (1974) reviews

Antony and Cleopatra

ATV's 3 hour presentation of arguably Shakespeare's most celebrated play, which emphasises the futility of the unworldly love of his seemingly perfect couple against the cold calculating worldly might of Octavius.

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Manhunt (1969) reviews


Three fugitives are trying to escape war torn France and make their way back to England. One of them has vital knowledge for the allies - but the German Army are closing in on them.

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