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1. Born and Bred (2002–2005)
Episode: A Very Ormston Christmas (2003)


Deborah loses her baby and, in addition to keeping an eye on her kids over the festive season, she has to endure Arthur playing childish pranks on Tom. Len and Wilf dress up in drag in ... See full summary »

Stars: James Bolam, Michael French, Maggie Steed, Clive Swift

Votes: 5

2. Born and Bred (2002–2005)

55 min | Drama

A 1950s set, British drama series about life in the fictional Lancashire village of Ormston. The main focus of the series was the two doctors, father and son, who run the cottage hospital under the new National Health Service.

Stars: Jenna Russell, Maggie Steed, Clive Swift, Naomi Radcliffe

Votes: 262

3. Dalziel and Pascoe (1996–2007)

TV-14 | 120 min | Crime, Mystery, Drama

Supt. Dalziel and partner DI Pascoe investigate murders, and find a bond forming between them despite their blatantly differing personalities.

Stars: Warren Clarke, Colin Buchanan, David Royle, Jennifer James

Votes: 2,295

4. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

Three old men from Yorkshire who have never grown up face the trials of their fellow town citizens and everyday life and stay young by reminiscing about the days of their youth and attempting feats not common to the elderly.

Stars: Peter Sallis, Jane Freeman, Kathy Staff, Robert Fyfe

Votes: 2,524

5. Doctor Who (1963–1989)

TV-PG | 45 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

The adventures in time and space of the Doctor, a Time Lord who changes appearance and personality by regenerating when near death, and is joined by companions in battles against aliens and other megalomaniacs.

Stars: William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker

Votes: 34,589

6. Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955–1962)
Episode: Six People, No Music (1959)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

When wealthy department store owner Barryvale dies, local mortician Art Motherwell anticipates a windfall from a lavish funeral. But the dearly beloved awakens from death to insist the mortician keep expenses to the bare minimum.

Director: Norman Lloyd | Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, John McGiver, Peggy Cass, Howard Smith

Votes: 227

7. Heartbeat (1992–2010)

TV-PG | 50 min | Drama, Comedy, Crime

The 1960s lives and adventures of the police constabulary, medical staff, and residents of Ashfordly and Aidensfield.

Stars: William Simons, Derek Fowlds, Tricia Penrose, Mark Jordon

Votes: 2,476

8. Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries (2012–2015)

TV-PG | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

A female sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of Melbourne in the late 1920s, fighting injustice with her pearl-handled pistol and her dagger-sharp wit.

Stars: Essie Davis, Nathan Page, Hugo Johnstone-Burt, Ashleigh Cummings

Votes: 13,108

9. Butterflies (1978–1983)

30 min | Comedy, Romance

Ria, a happily married suburban housewife, reaches the age where she feels as if life is passing her by. Being taken for granted by her butterfly collecting dentist husband doesn't help. So... See full summary »

Stars: Wendy Craig, Geoffrey Palmer, Bruce Montague, Nicholas Lyndhurst

Votes: 943

10. Shameless (2004–2013)

TV-MA | 90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

The lives and relationships of a group of siblings and their estranged father Frank Gallagher on a rough Manchester estate.

Stars: David Threlfall, Rebecca Atkinson, Alice Barry, Nicky Evans

Votes: 14,346

11. Wonder Woman (1975–1979)

TV-G | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

The adventures of the greatest of the female superheroes.

Stars: Lynda Carter, Lyle Waggoner, Tom Kratochvil, Richard Eastham

Votes: 6,585

12. Last Tango in Halifax (2012–2020)

TV-14 | 60 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Re-united after 50+ years apart, Celia and Alan decide to marry. At age 16, Alan's late wife failed to pass on a letter from Celia, his longtime crush, with an apology for missing their first date and her forwarding address. Both now have daughters with lover troubles.

Stars: Anne Reid, Derek Jacobi, Sarah Lancashire, Nicola Walker

Votes: 4,671

13. Midsomer Murders (1997– )

TV-14 | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

A veteran Detective Chief Inspector and his young Sergeant investigate murders around the regional community of Midsomer County.

Stars: John Nettles, Jane Wymark, Barry Jackson, Jason Hughes

Votes: 22,140

14. Alice (1976–1985)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

The misadventures and trials of an aspiring singer and her co-workers at a greasy-spoon diner.

Stars: Linda Lavin, Beth Howland, Vic Tayback, Philip McKeon

Votes: 3,750

15. The Mrs Bradley Mysteries (1998– )

TV-14 | 90 min | Mystery, Thriller

Paired with her reliable and devoted chauffeur, Mrs Bradley's finely honed skills of investigation seek out the truth behind the mysteries surrounding a death at the opera, crimes of passion at a circus, poisoning and family secrets.

Stars: Neil Dudgeon, Diana Rigg, Peter Davison, John Alderton

Votes: 1,076

16. WPC 56 (2013– )

TV-PG | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

The daily challenges facing the first Woman Police Constable to join a West Midlands force in the 1950s, where sexism, chauvinism and petty grudges are rife.

Stars: Charles De'Ath, John Bowler, Jennie Jacques, Mark Healy

Votes: 614

17. Under Milk Wood (1971)

PG | 87 min | Comedy, Drama

This is a delightful, if peculiar, story of a day in the life of a small, Welsh fishing village called "Llareggub" (read it backwards). We meet a host of curious characters (and ghosts) ... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Sinclair | Stars: Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, Peter O'Toole, Glynis Johns

Votes: 667

18. Barney Miller (1975–1982)
Episode: Stormy Weather (1981)

TV-PG | 26 min | Comedy, Drama

Barney anxiously waits for news about Wojo who chased a looter into the Hudson River. A deaf woman is arrested for prostitution.

Director: Noam Pitlik | Stars: Hal Linden, Max Gail, Ron Glass, Steve Landesberg

Votes: 54

19. Ripper Street (2012–2016)

TV-MA | 59 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

The streets of Whitechapel are the haunt of Detective Inspector Edmund Reid and his team of officers, who aim to maintain law and order in a place once terrorized by Jack the Ripper.

Stars: Matthew Macfadyen, Adam Rothenberg, MyAnna Buring, Jerome Flynn

Votes: 18,752

20. Take a Letter Mr. Jones (1981– )

30 min | Comedy

This series follows the misadventures of Joan Warner, a top business executive as she battles the sexual politics of big business and the general ineptness of her staff. She is aided in her... See full summary »

Stars: John Inman, Rula Lenska, Gina Maher, Joan Blackham

Votes: 62

21. Murder on the Home Front (2013 TV Movie)

91 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

Set during the London Blitz of 1940, this is a world where people live life in the moment. It is also a world where criminals can use the blackout and devastation to hide their darkest activities.

Director: Geoffrey Sax | Stars: Patrick Kennedy, Tamzin Merchant, Emerald Fennell, James Fleet

Votes: 1,360

22. Gimme Gimme Gimme (1999–2001)

34 min | Comedy

A sitcom about two dreamy London roommate: gay unemployed actor Tom Farrell, whose career is going nowhere; and Linda La Hughes, who is about as attractive as a centenary nun, yet has ... See full summary »

Stars: Kathy Burke, James Dreyfus, Beth Goddard, Rosalind Knight

Votes: 2,143

23. Doc Martin (2011– )

52 min | Comedy

After Dr. Martin Le Foll becomes suddenly phobic to blood, he moves from his lavish playboy lifestyle to a small fishing town, which may clash in ways he didn't expect.

Stars: Thierry Lhermitte, Natalia Dontcheva, David Strajmayster, Justine Bruneau

Votes: 155

24. Doc Martin (2004– )

TV-14 | 46 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

The trials and tribulations of Dr. Martin Ellingham (Martin Clunes), a socially challenged doctor who moves from London to the picturesque village of Port Wenn in Cornwall.

Stars: Martin Clunes, Caroline Catz, Ian McNeice, Joe Absolom

Votes: 11,737

25. Inspector George Gently (2007–2017)

89 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

With the help of DS John Bacchus, Inspector George Gently spends his days bringing to justice members of the criminal underworld who are unfortunate enough to have the intrepid investigator assigned to their cases.

Stars: Martin Shaw, Lee Ingleby, Simon Hubbard, Lisa McGrillis

Votes: 5,560

26. Our Zoo (2014)

312 min | Drama

A drama series about the family who founded Chester Zoo in the 1930s.

Stars: Lee Ingleby, Liz White, Anne Reid, Honor Kneafsey

Votes: 1,248

27. Lilies (2007)

60 min | Drama

Tough, sexy, funny and heartbreaking, Lillies details the lives of Iris, May and Ruby Moss - Catholic sisters coming of age in a dockland terraced house. Familial love sustains them, and ... See full summary »

Stars: Brian McCardie, Catherine Tyldesley, Kerrie Hayes, Leanne Rowe

Votes: 743

28. Barney Miller (1975–1982)
Episode: The Hero (1975)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

Chano kills two bank robbers. Liz makes a citizen's arrest of her assailant -- an eight-year-old boy.

Director: Noam Pitlik | Stars: Hal Linden, Barbara Barrie, Abe Vigoda, Max Gail

Votes: 98

29. EastEnders: Ricky & Bianca (2002 TV Movie)

30 min | Drama

Nearly three years after their parting, Ricky tracks Bianca and their son Liam down to a bedsit in Manchester. Chaos ensues.

Director: Paul Annett | Stars: Patsy Palmer, Sid Owen, Sally Ann Triplett, Craig Charles

Votes: 40

30. Bottle Boys (1984–1985)

30 min | Comedy

David Deacon is a football mad milkman working at Dawsons Diaries, The laughs circle around the fact that he is constantly trying to deliver to the local housewives, and not just dairy ... See full summary »

Stars: Robin Askwith, David Auker, Richard Davies, Eve Ferret

Votes: 29

31. Poirot (1989–2013)
Episode: Dumb Witness (1996)

TV-14 | 103 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

An elderly woman confides to Poirot that she fears one of her relatives is trying to kill her for her money. He persuades her to disinherit her heirs, but she is murdered anyway.

Director: Edward Bennett | Stars: David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Ann Morrish, Patrick Ryecart

Votes: 1,351

32. Two Thousand Acres of Sky (2001–2003)

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Two Thousand Acres of Sky tells the story of single mum Abby Wallace, who escapes her inner city lifestyle with her two children to a small Scottish village.

Stars: Michelle Collins, Paul Kaye, Michael Carter, George Anton

Votes: 212

33. It's Awfully Bad for Your Eyes, Darling (1971– )

30 min | Comedy

Four posh girls share a flat in London.

Stars: Joanna Lumley, Jane Carr, Elizabeth Knight, Jennifer Croxton

Votes: 8

34. The Inbetweeners (2008–2010)

TV-14 | 25 min | Comedy

Follows four friends and their antics during their final years of school.

Stars: Simon Bird, James Buckley, Blake Harrison, Joe Thomas

Votes: 77,811

35. The Lucy Show (1962–1968)
Episode: Lucy Gets a Roommate (1966)

Not Rated | 30 min | Comedy

In order to cut down on expenses, Lucy advertises for a roommate, selecting the shy Carol Bradford. In order to get Carol to come out of her shell, Lucy and Mary Jane throw a party and invite a group of musicians to perform.

Director: Maury Thompson | Stars: Lucille Ball, Gale Gordon, Carol Burnett, Mary Jane Croft

Votes: 68

36. The Lucy Show (1962–1968)
Episode: Lucy and Carol in Palm Springs (1966)

Not Rated | 30 min | Comedy

Lucy calls in sick so she can join her roommate at a Palm Springs resort. Unfortunately, her boss, Mr. Mooney, is staying at the same hotel.

Director: Maury Thompson | Stars: Lucille Ball, Gale Gordon, Carol Burnett, Dan Rowan

Votes: 53

37. The Lucy Show (1962–1968)

30 min | Comedy

The wacky misadventures of a forever-scheming woman, her reluctant best friend, and her cantankerous boss.

Stars: Lucille Ball, Gale Gordon, Vivian Vance, Jimmy Garrett

Votes: 2,194

38. The Lucy Show (1962–1968)
Episode: Lucy with George Burns (1966)

Not Rated | 30 min | Comedy

When visiting the bank as a customer, George Burns finds out that Lucy is instinctively funny and asks her to become a partner in his show. Mr. Mooney, who thinks this is an opportunity to ... See full summary »

Director: Maury Thompson | Stars: Lucille Ball, Gale Gordon, George Burns, Joan Carey

Votes: 49

39. The Lucy Show (1962–1968)
Episode: Lucy and John Wayne (1966)

Not Rated | 30 min | Comedy

Mr Mooney sends Lucy to deliver some papers pertaining to the financing of John Wayne's latest production. Despite his orders to drop off the papers with one of the studio's secretaries, ... See full summary »

Director: Maury Thompson | Stars: Lucille Ball, Gale Gordon, John Wayne, Joseph Ruskin

Votes: 87

40. The Lucy Show (1962–1968)
Episode: Lucy Meets the Berles (1967)

Not Rated | 30 min | Comedy

Lucy moonlights as Milton Berle's secretary. She overhears Milton rehearsing a torrid love scene, thinks that the comedian is cheating on his wife and plots a suitable comeuppance.

Director: Maury Thompson | Stars: Lucille Ball, Milton Berle, Ruth Berle, Mary Jane Croft

Votes: 55

41. The Lucy Show (1962–1968)
Episode: Lucy and the Ring-a-Ding Ring (1966)

Not Rated | 25 min | Comedy

Lucy tries on an expensive ring Mr. Mooney had made for his wife, it looks like the bank manager won't be able to give his spouse the anniversary present - it gets stuck on Lucy's finger.

Director: Maury Thompson | Stars: Lucille Ball, Gale Gordon, Mary Jane Croft, Don Beddoe

Votes: 46

42. The Lucy Show (1962–1968)
Episode: Viv Visits Lucy (1967)

Not Rated | 30 min | Comedy

Viv flies to California to visit Lucy and admits that she's looking for a young college student from her hometown whom she believes has fallen in with the no-good beatnik crowd. Lucy and ... See full summary »

Director: Maury Thompson | Stars: Lucille Ball, Gale Gordon, Vivian Vance, Chet Stratton

Votes: 54

43. The Lucy Show (1962–1968)
Episode: Little Old Lucy (1967)

Not Rated | 30 min | Comedy

Mr. Mooney orders Lucy to dress up as an elderly woman and escort the aging bank president to the annual banquet. The old man would rather chase Lucy around his living room.

Director: Jack Donohue | Stars: Lucille Ball, Gale Gordon, Dennis Day, Mary Jane Croft

Votes: 34

44. The Lucy Show (1962–1968)
Episode: Lucy Flies to London (1966)

Not Rated | 25 min | Comedy

Lucy enters a dog food jingle contest and wins the grand prize: a trip to London, England. She packs her ticket in her luggage and misses her plane and finds herself seated next to Mr. Mooney on the next flight.

Director: Maury Thompson | Stars: Lucille Ball, Gale Gordon, Mary Jane Croft, Ben Wrigley

Votes: 48

45. The Lucy Show (1962–1968)
Episode: Lucy and Robert Goulet (1967)

Not Rated | 30 min | Comedy

When a handsome truck driver is turned down for a loan, she convinces him to enter a Robert Goulet look alike contest in order to win the needed cash.

Director: Jack Donohue | Stars: Lucille Ball, Gale Gordon, Robert Goulet, Mary Wickes

Votes: 31

46. The Lucy Show (1962–1968)
Episode: Lucy and the Submarine (1966)

Not Rated | 30 min | Comedy