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When Tora and her husband move to his childhood home on the Shetland Islands, off the coast of Scotland, Tora discovers a woman's body buried on their property and fights to discover the truth.
While trying to get ahead in his career, a young ambitious chef gets pulled into the East End London mob by his uncle who expects him to step up and join him. Now, he has to work quickly to undo his uncle's mess, while staying alive and out of jail.
Based on a true story about a group of spirited women who joined forces and took a stand for what was right. Although far from the Swinging Sixties of Carnaby Street, life for the women of Dagenham, England is tinged with the sounds and sights of the optimistic era, heard on their radios and seen on
A satire set in the test-tube baby industry.
Lone parent Anna is involved with next-door neighbor George, whose marriage has settled into a rut. Meanwhile care worker Stephen is having doubts about his own long-term relationship. When Anna and Stephen meet by chance, each glimpses the happiness that has hitherto been so elusive.
On the morning of their father's funeral, the family and friends of the deceased each arrive with his or her own roiling anxieties. The son, Daniel, knows he will have to face his flirty, blow-hard, famous-novelist brother Robert, who's just flown in from New York--not to mention the promises of a n
Against the futuristic landscape of totalitarian Britain, a young working-class woman named Evey is rescued from a life-and-death situation by a masked man known only as "V." Profoundly complex, V is at once literary, flamboyant, tender and intellectual, a man dedicated to freeing his fellow citizens from those who have terrorized them into compliance. He is also bitter, revenge-seeking, lonely and violent, driven by a personal vendetta. In his quest to free the people of England from the corruption and cruelty that have poisoned their government, V condemns the tyrannical nature of their appointed leaders and invites his fellow citizens to join him in the shadows of Parliament of November the 5th--Guy Fawkes Day. On that day in 1605, Guy Fawkes was discovered in a tunnel beneath Parliament with 36 barrels of gunpowder. He and his co-conspirators had engineered the treasonous "Gunpowder Plot" in response to the tyranny of their government under James I. Fawkes and his fellow saboteurs were hanged, drawn and quartered, and their plan to take down their government never came to pass. In the spirit of that rebellion, in remembrance of that day, V vows to carry out the plot that Fawkes was executed for attempting on November 5th in 1605: he will blow up Parliament. As Evey uncovers the truth about V''s mysterious past, she also discovers the truth about herself--and emerges as his unlikely ally in the culmination of his plan to ignite a revolution, bringing freedom and justice back to a society fraught with cruelty and corruption.
A satire on the British tabloids, in which a tyrannical chairman and the top editor battle for political supremacy--all played out in the pages of the press.
Known for providing their wealthy clients with whatever footage it takes to sell a product--even if it means kayaking over a 110-foot waterfall or dangling by a harness from a helicopter--advertising executive Jeffrey, director Ian and cameraman Will agree to make a seemingly impossible commercial f
During World War II Czech patriarch Jakub Silberstein struggles to keep his family together while British humanitarian Nicholas Winton makes every effort to get Jewish children out of the country before the Nazis invade.
An Egyptian man relocates to London and soon finds that immigration laws pose a serious threat to his screenwriting aspirations. He runs into another stymied artist, a young actress who makes a living impersonating Marilyn Monroe.
Following the sensuous Eva, a woman who breaks all the rules after her heart is broken. Eva lusts after the adventurous and worldly Jospeh Lees, whom she has known all her life. On an excursion in Italy, Joseph is badly wounded in an accident, leaving Eva even more drawn to him. As Joseph retreats f
An adaptation of Virginia Wolf's 1925 novel about a melancholic middle-aged society woman--"a perfect hostess"--who, thrown into a crisis, reflects upon her life as a politician's wife during the days of World War I. Her story takes place over the course of one day and is juxtaposed with that of a b
With no job and a relationship on the rocks, an unemployed middle manager decides to end it all by jumping into the Thames river but changes his mind after meeting a high-spirited, upper-class woman who sparks his interest.
Max is a playboy in the decadent nightclub scene of Berlin during the early years of Hitler's Germany. While his lover and roommate, Rudy, performs at the local club owned by the androgynous Greta, Max partakes in sexual encounters with the club's clientele. One encounter with a soldier in an SA uni
During the 1970s, Karl and Paul were best friends, creating havoc at school. When they meet again, accidentally, twenty years later, Paul does not recognize Karl who is now an attractive transsexual named Kim. She, on the other hand, has no problem recognizing her old trouble-making pal and has no d
Set in a provincial 1950s English coastal town, a black comedy about obsession and murder which traces the doomed relationships and Oedipal goings-on between a mother, Marjorie Beasly, her daughter Joyce and an orphaned, young sailor, Harold, who washes up in town with little more than his estranged brother's address to build a new life on. Mrs. Beasly, decides to take in this lodger who has an addiction to sweets taken to calm his violent tendencies. Mrs. Beasly, attempts to maintain the illusion of herself as the upholder of tradtional family values, she makes it her business to seduce the vulnerable Harold--mindless of the uncomfortable position in which both her husband and daughter are placed... Behind the curtains of their immaculate home, the seeds of discontent have been sown.
Inspired by the 1982 Roberto Calvi Affair in which an Italian banker was found hanging from a bridge across the River Thames, the story follows Alan, a man from Northern England who is homeless after the loss of his wife and job. One night while sleeping in a deserted building, Alan witnesses the m
The true story of Canadian Gerald Bull, whose obsession with building the world's largest gun led him into a deadly agreement with Saddam Hussein.
The life of times of King George III, who lapsed in and out of occasional comas due to a metabolic imbalance. The King's son, the Prince of Wales, took advantage of those times, trying to seize power.
Two German geologists flee to Southwest Africa in order to avoid joining the army. However the German community there is already beside itself at the prospect of an all-conquering fuhrer. When war is declared the British government orders the internment of German nationals, so the geologists go on t
The life of a respected British politician at the height of his career crumbles when he becomes obsessed with his son''s lover.
A widow marries her young Italian lover, which outrages her English in-laws.
A middle-aged man's infatuation with a 15 year-old girl jeopardizes his social standing.
Dramatization based on the true events surrounding the attempt to kill Hitler made by his own officers in 1944.
Marital infidelity among upper-class British society.
A young Englishman struggles to build a life as a gay man.
An Englishwoman visiting Florence is torn between her straitlaced fiance and a young Bohemian.
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Two grotesque British aristocrats go through their decadent motions.
The modern retelling of Arthur Conan Doyle's classic stories. But now our heroes find themselves in 1890s London. Beloved characters Mary Morstan, Inspector Lestrade and Mrs. Hudson also turn up at 221b Baker Street.
Set in 1959, the story focuses on virginal Jenny, who dreams of marriage and children, and Patrick, the local rake who woos her. The competition for Jenny's attention includes her lecherous landlord Dick, socially inept Graham and rich, randy Julian. Pretty school teacher Jenny Bunn arrives in a sm
Adaptation of Anne Bronte's novel, which shocked the Victorian establishment when it was published in 1848. Helen Graham is a young woman who takes up residence at isolated Wildfell Hall. Arthur Huntingdon is her charming but wayward husband and Gilbert Markham is a young Yorkshire farmer who falls
Further exploits of crime-solving Oxford Police Inspector Morse. More concerned with their own problems and the future of their business, the family of a wealthy British industrialist surprisingly shows no grief when he's found brutally murdered.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
Miniseries based on Margaret George's novel "The Memoirs of Cleopatra." The young Cleopatra is caught between her love for Rome's leader Julius Caesar and her desire to keep Egypt independent. After the assassination of Caesar and the defeat of her second love Marc Antony, Cleopatra plots her own de
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