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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Various (TV), 1965-86

£34.99

The Essential Dennis Potter

A collection of some of the best work from Dennis Potter, covering twenty years o...

DVD

Various (TV), 1978-80

£24.99

The Sandbaggers: The Complete Series

A critical and ratings success on its original transmission, this is one of the v...

DVD

Hugo Blick, 2014

£11.99

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The Honourable Woman

Written and directed by Bafta winner Hugo Blick and starring Maggie Gyllenhaal, The Honourable Wo...

DVD

David Attwood, Giacomo Campiotti, 2002

£16.99

Classic Period Drama Collection

Contains Wuthering Heights (1998), Moll Flanders (1996) and Dr Zhivago (2002). ...

DVD

Peter Hammond, 1964

£10.99

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

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

John Prowse, 1975

£16.99

Recommended Star

The Changes

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

DVD

Various (Documentary), 1954

£9.99

War in the Air: The Complete Series

Produced by the BBC in 1954, this outstanding documentary series, comprising fift...

DVD

Various (TV), 2013

£19.99

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Orange Is the New Black

A highly-regarded American comedy-drama from the creator of Weeds, Orange is the ...

DVD

Michael Mills, 1972

£14.99

Must Watch Star

Clochemerle

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

DVD

Various (TV), 2013

£12.99

Recommended Star

Hannibal: Season 1

Created by Bryan Fuller (Heroes, Pushing Daisies), Hannibal focuses on the budding relationship b...

Blu-ray

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

Edgar Reitz, 1984

£46.99

Recommended Star

Heimat: A Chronicle of Germany

Five years in the making, Heimat is one of the most compelling and highly praised...

DVD

John MacKenzie, 1978

£12.99

Recommended Star

Red Shift (BBC)

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

DVD

2014

£16.99

The Passing Bells

TV miniseries set during World War I. Spanning the four-year period of the First World War, the p...

DVD

2014

£24.99

Downton Abbey: Series 5

The entire fifth series of the award-winning ITV costume drama following the live...

DVD

Various (TV), 1984

£16.99

Recommended Star

Strangers and Brothers: The Complete Series

As World War II looms in Europe, an ambitious young English lawyer embarks on his...

DVD

Various (TV), 1962

£12.99

Recommended Star

Out of This World

Designed as an offshoot from the legendary Armchair Theatre, Out of this World was devised by tel...

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