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

Various (TV), 1961-69

£99.99

The Avengers: 50th Anniversary Limited Edition Box Set

All the surviving episodes from series 1-6 of the c...

DVD

Richard Eyre, Rupert Goold, 2012

£24.49

Must Watch Star

The Hollow Crown

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

DVD

Various (TV), 1965-1971

£49.99

Recommended Star

Out of the Unknown (BBC)

This classic anthology science fiction series, created by Irene Shubik (The Wedne...

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

Oliver Stone, 2012

£16.99

Recommended Star

The Untold History of the United States

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

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

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

John MacKenzie, 1978

£13.99

Recommended Star

Red Shift (BBC)

Directed by John MacKenzie (The Long Good Friday, Just Another Saturday) and adapted by Alan Garn...

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

Herbert Wise, 1978

£8.99

Must Watch Star

The Norman Conquests: The Complete Series

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

DVD

Various (TV), 1984

£16.99

Recommended Star

Six Centuries of Verse: The Complete Series

Sir John Gielgud is joined by an outstanding company of actors - including Dame P...

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

Peter Hammond, 1964

£14.99

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

£5.99

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

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 ...

DVD

Rudolph Cartier, 1954

£13.99

Must Watch Star

Nineteen Eighty-Four

The long-awaited release of a piece of British TV history, as Nigel Kneale's 1954 adaptation of G...

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