44 Inch Chest
  • 44 Inch Chest (2009)
  • Drama Crime
  • Provocative, outrageously profane and surprisingly tender amidst an explosion of unbridled testosterone, 44 INCH CHEST explores the masculine ego at breaking point, testing whether fear is stronger than love. Colin (Ray Winstone) is in agony, shattered by his wife’s (Joanne Whalley) infidelity, so his friends kidnap the wife's lover so he can have his revenge.
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44 Inch Chest 2009
A Is For Acid
  • A Is For Acid (2002)
  • Drama Thriller Crime Mystery
  • John George Haigh, the notorious "acid bath murderer" in 1940s England, becomes the subject of this dramatisation
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A Is For Acid 2002
Agatha Christie's Seven Dials Mystery
  • Agatha Christie's Seven Dials Mystery (1981)
  • Adventure Drama Thriller Mystery Romance Foreign
  • When two mysterious deaths mar an otherwise pleasant weekend in the English countryside, unflappable flapper Lady Eileen Brent (Cheryl Campbell) teams up with the dashing Jimmy Thesinger (James Warwick) to solve the dastardly deeds. Their sleuthing leads them into a world of espionage and international intrigue as they discover a secret society known as "The Seven Dials" and the attempted theft of top-secret government documents.
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Agatha Christie's Seven Dials Mystery 1981
Beau Brummell: This Charming Man
  • Beau Brummell: This Charming Man (2006)
  • Drama History
  • This BBC historical drama stars James Purefoy as Beau Brummell, the original sharp-dressed dandy of 18th-century London. A socialite responsible for inventing the modern suit, Brummell befriends and restyles Prince Regent of Wales.
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Beau Brummell: This Charming Man 2006
Bertie and Elizabeth
  • Bertie and Elizabeth (2002)
  • Drama History Romance
  • The duke of York, nicknamed Bertie, was born as royal 'spare heir', younger brother to the prince of Wales, and thus expected to spend a relatively private life with his Scottish wife Elisabeth Bowes-Lyon and their daughters, in the shadow of their reigning father, George V, and next that of his elder brother who succeeded to the British throne as Edward VIII. However Edward decides to put his love for a divorced American, Wallis Simpson, above dynastic duty, and ends up abdicating the throne, which now falls to Bertie, who reigns as George VI.
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Bertie and Elizabeth 2002
  • Falling (2005)
  • Fantasy Drama Thriller Science Fiction Romance Foreign
  • Henry Kent meets writer Daisy Langrish and offers to take care of her overgrown garden. The relationship develops but Mr. Kent is fooling no one but Daisy!
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Falling 2005
Still Life: A Three Pines Mystery
  • Still Life: A Three Pines Mystery (2013)
  • Drama Mystery
  • Chief Inspector Armand Gamache and his team arrive in Three Pines to solve the unusual murder of a much-loved woman and find dark secrets shadowing this usually peaceful village.
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Still Life: A Three Pines Mystery 2013
Why Didn't They Ask Evans?
  • Why Didn't They Ask Evans? (1981)
  • Thriller Foreign
  • This intriguing story is set in the 1930s at a country house, where two amateur sleuths, Bobby Jones and Lady Frankie Derwent, try to unravel the mystery behind a tale of murder, suspense and false identities. And the only clues the two have to go on are the puzzling last words of a dying man. Featuring characters created by Agatha Christie, Why Didn't They Ask Evans is a classic crime thriller sure to please murder-mystery fans.
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Why Didn't They Ask Evans? 1981
Jane Eyre
  • Jane Eyre (1997)
  • Drama Romance Foreign
  • Charlotte Bronte's classic novel is filmed yet again. The story of the Yorkshire orphan who becomes a governess to a young French girl and finds love with the brooding lord of the manor is given a standard romantic flare, but sparks do not seem to happen between the two leads in this version.
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Jane Eyre 1997
  • Complicit (2013)
  • Drama Foreign
  • An MI5 officer's attempts to foil a possible terrorist plot are undermined by bureaucracy and moral dilemmas. Will he make the world a safer place or be complicit in making a tense situation even worse?
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Complicit 2013
Dangerous Davies
  • Dangerous Davies (1981)
  • Comedy Crime
  • When D. C. Dangerous Davies, not held in high regard by his superiors, is assigned to find a notorious criminal kingpin, he uncovers the details of 15 year old cold case.
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Dangerous Davies 1981
Fast Girls
Fast Girls 2012
Frenchman's Creek
  • Frenchman's Creek (1998)
  • Drama History Romance
  • Seeking to escape the stifling London court society, the beautiful headstrong Lady Dona St. Columb flees to her family estate on the Cornish coast. Her new freedom swiftly brings her into contact with the dashingly handsome French privateer Jean Aubrey who sweeps her off her feet and into a world of adventure on the high seas very different from her dull and boring life at court with her husband Sir Harry. Together with Jean Aubrey and her enigmatic servant William, Lady Dona conceives a daring plan to steal a ship right from under the noses of the English authorities. The theft enrages the authorities who make every effort to trap the French Pirate. However, as the noose begins to tighten around the lovers, Lady Dona is faced with the dilemma of duty and children with Sir Harry or freedom and excitement with Jean Aubrey
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Frenchman's Creek 1998
Housewife, 49
  • Housewife, 49 (2006)
  • Drama Foreign
  • Housewife, 49 was a 2006 television drama based on the wartime diaries of Nella Last. Written by and starring English actress and comedian Victoria Wood, it follows the experiences of an ordinary housewife and mother in the Northern English town of Barrow-in-Furness during World War II. It was first broadcast in the UK by ITV on 10 November 2006
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Housewife, 49 2006
  • Emma (1996)
  • Drama Comedy Romance
  • Emma Woodhouse has a rigid sense of propriety as regards matrimonial alliances. Unfortunately she insists on matchmaking for her less forceful friend, Harriet, and so causes her to come to grief. Through the sharp words of Mr. Knightley, and the example of the opinionated Mrs. Elton, someone not unlike herself, Emma's attitudes begin to soften.
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Emma 1996
The Last Days of Chez Nous
  • The Last Days of Chez Nous (1992)
  • Drama Comedy Romance
  • Vicki returns to her elder sister Beth's house in Australia after an affair in Italy. Beth, with a teenage daughter, has become involved in something of a marriage of convenience with Frenchman J.P., and her rather prickly houseproud ways are causing frictions counterpointed by Vicki's more laid-back and indolent air. When Beth goes off on vacation to the outback alone with her cantankerous father to see if they can finally get to know each other, relationships in the household start to shift.
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The Last Days of Chez Nous 1992
Mr. Morgan's Last Love
  • Mr. Morgan's Last Love (2013)
  • Drama Comedy
  • The film centres on a retired, widowed professor living in Paris who develops a special relationship with a younger French woman.
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Mr. Morgan's Last Love 2013
  • Margot (2009)
  • Documentary
  • At the age of forty Dame Margot Fonteyn is considered to be past her best as a prima ballerina and Ninette de Valois is reducing her roles at the Royal Ballet. Then the exciting young Russian dancer Rudolf Nureyev, a recent defector to the West, comes into her life and her bed and revitalizes her career. Frederick Aashton creates a new ballet for them and they become the golden couple of the ballet world. However, Margot is married to Roberto 'Tito' Arias, a Panamanian politician of dubious repute who is not sympathetic to her calling and is probably faithless. When he is shot and paralyzed for life Margot must carry on dancing well into her sixties in order to pay for his costly treatment though she still collaborates with Rudolf in the occasional ballet.
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Margot 2009
The Care of Time
The Care of Time 1990
The Trench
  • The Trench (1999)
  • Drama Action War Foreign
  • The Trench tells the story of a group of young British soldiers on the eve of the Battle of the Somme in the summer of 1916, the worst defeat in British military history. Against this ill-fated backdrop, the movie depicts the soldiers' experience as a mixture of boredom, fear, panic, and restlessness, confined to a trench on the front lines.
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The Trench 1999
The Way Back
  • The Way Back (2010)
  • Adventure Drama History
  • Peter Weir's follow-up to Master & Commander (2003) is the stark & brilliant The Way Back, which takes on the theme of man's struggle for freedom. At the dawn of WWII, several men escape from a Russian gulag. The film details their perilous & uncertain journey to freedom, as they cross deserts, mountains, & several nations.
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The Way Back 2010
The We and the I
  • The We and the I (2012)
  • Drama Science Fiction
  • The We and the I is the heartfelt and comical story of the final bus ride home for a group of young high school students and graduates.
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The We and the I 2012
The Woman In White
  • The Woman In White (1998)
  • Thriller Foreign
  • Based upon Wilkie Collins Victorian mystery, the gothic tale tells of a pair of half sisters whose lives end up caught in a grand conspiracy revolving around a mentally ill woman dressed in white. As the story unfolds, murder, love, marriage, and greed stand between the two women and happy lives. Their only hope is the secret the woman in white waits to tell them.
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The Woman In White 1998
Turning Green
  • Turning Green (2005)
  • Drama Action Comedy
  • Set in late 1970s Ireland, it tells the story of 16-year-old James Powers, an American who finds himself lost after his mother dies and he is forced to live with his three Irish aunts. Displaced and depressed, he longs for a way to make it back to America. One lucky weekend in London, James discovers pornography and, desperate for cash, he decides to sell them back in Ireland. His success spreads wildly. After finding a possible way home, he must decide where home really is, and finds that one's place in the world is all a state of mind.
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Turning Green 2005
Wallis & Edward
  • Wallis & Edward (2005)
  • Drama Romance Foreign
  • In 1936, Edward VIII abdicated in order to marry the woman he loved, Wallis Simpson, a twice divorced American. These events caused a scandal around the world and Wallis has since been demonised as the woman who stole the King of England. Wallis and Edward is the first time that the events have been considered from Wallis's point of view. The drama follows the beginning of their affair whilst Edward was Prince of Wales and Wallis was still married to Ernest Simpson.
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Wallis & Edward 2005
Algorithms 2013
Calculating Ada: The Countess of Computing
  • Calculating Ada: The Countess of Computing (2015)
  • Documentary
  • Ada Lovelace was a most unlikely computer pioneer. In this film, Dr Hannah Fry tells the story of Ada's remarkable life. Born in the early 19th century, Ada was a countess of the realm, a scandalous socialite and an 'enchantress of numbers'. The film is an enthralling tale of how a life infused with brilliance, but blighted by illness and gambling addiction, helped give rise to the modern era of computing.
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Calculating Ada: The Countess of Computing 2015
Clean Break
Clean Break 2008
Lady Chatterley
  • Lady Chatterley (1993)
  • Drama Romance
  • Lady Constance Chatterley is married to the handicapped Sir Clifford Chatterley, who was wounded in the First World War. When they move to his family's estate, Constance meets their tough-yet-quiet groundskeeper, Oliver Mellors. Soon, she discovers that the source of her unhappiness is from not being fulfilled in love, and in turning to the arms of Mellors, she has a sexual awakening that will change her thoughts forever.
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Lady Chatterley 1993
Malice Aforethought
  • Malice Aforethought (2005)
  • Drama Crime Mystery TV Movie
  • Dr. Edmund Bickleigh is married to a particularly overbearing woman who reminds him at every turn that he is living in her house. But the good doctor has outside interests to help him cope.
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Malice Aforethought 2005