Television

For many years British Television was the finest in the world thanks to the sterling efforts of the BBC and ITV. These days however, America arguably wears the Television drama crown with many of their series having the depth and richness of great film in addition to the bigger canvas that longer running times can offer. In this section you'll find the best of old and new from all over the world.

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Michael Mills, 1972

£16.99

Must Watch Star

Clochemerle

Adapted for television by the comedy writing team of Ray Galton and Alan Simpson from the classic...

DVD

Claude Whatham, 1971

£13.99

Recommended Star

Cider with Rosie

Helen Thornhill and Rosemary Leach star in this 1971 BBC drama based on Laurie Lee's autobiograph...

DVD

Oliver Stone, 2012

£20.99

Recommended Star

The Untold History of the United States

Co-written by historian Professor Peter Kuznick, Oliver Stone's ten-part document...

DVD

Oliver Postgate, Peter Firmin, 1959-1980

£32.99

The Sagas of Noggin the Nog

'In the lands of the North where the black rocks stand guard against the cold sea...

DVD

Leslie Megahey, 1979

£16.99

Recommended Star

Schalcken the Painter

The world premiere of this highly sought-after ghost story from the BBC, released in the BFI’s ac...

DVD+Blu-ray

John Prowse, 1975

£17.99

Recommended Star

The Changes

Well-remembered for its unsettling depiction of a society in meltdown, the ten-part BBC series Th...

DVD

James McTaggart, 1970

£16.99

Must Watch Star

Robin Redbreast

A legendary BBC TV 'folk horror' from 1970, Robin Redbreast was originally shown in the Play for ...

DVD

Rodney Bennett, Don Taylor, 1972

£16.99

Recommended Star

Dead of Night (BBC, 1972)

After years of unavailability, the three surviving episodes from the legendary BB...

DVD

Various (TV), 1971-80

£16.99

Recommended Star

The Boy from Space

Unavailable in any video format since its original broadcast outings, this BFI edition of cult ch...

DVD

Richard Eyre, Rupert Goold, 2012

£10.99

Must Watch Star

The Hollow Crown

The Hollow Crown brings together four filmed adaptations of Shakespeare's History Plays - Richard...

DVD

Herbert Wise, 1978

£12.99

Must Watch Star

The Norman Conquests: The Complete Series

Thames Television's adaptation of Alan Ayckbourn's brilliant comic trilogy, compr...

DVD

Anthony Page , 1993

£5.99

Middlemarch

A BBC dramatisation of George Eliot's towering masterpiece about the lives and loves of a group o...

DVD

Various (TV), 1974

£28.99

Recommended Star

Fall of Eagles

A major 1970s BBC costume drama, Fall of Eagles charts the decline and fall of the great Houses o...

DVD

Peter Hammond, 1964

£15.99

Must Watch Star

The Count of Monte Cristo (BBC, 1964)

This 12-part BBC costume drama is now widely considered to be one of the finest a...

DVD

Graham Theakston, 1997

£6.99

The Mill on the Floss

The BBC's 1997 adaptation of George Eliot's 'Mill on the Floss' with Emily Watson taking the role...

DVD

Michael Hayes, 1960

£29.99

Must Watch Star

An Age of Kings

An Age of Kings is BBC Television's compelling production of William Shakespeare’s great national...

DVD

Various (TV), 1977

£20.49

Recommended Star

Supernatural

Werewolves, vampires and ghosts haunt the living in this long-awaited double-disc presentation of...

DVD

Edward Mirzoeff, 1973

£15.99

Recommended Star

Metro-Land

A celebrated, colourful eulogy by Sir John Betjeman to the people and places of Metro-Land - the ...

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