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Hook, Line and Sinker
This documentary film covers the maiden voyage of the 'Glenstruan', a great line fishing vessel from Aberdeen, to within the Arctic Circle and back again.
The Turners of Prospect RoadComedy (1947)
A taxi driver finds an abandoned greyhound puppy and takes it home to his daughter who raises it and trains it to race.
Child's PlayComedy (1954)
A group of children get their hands on an atomic chemistry set, and mischief ensues.
Black SaddleSeries 2 Episode 11: Change of Venue
Carla Doyle is looking for revenge against the man she believes was responsible for the murder of her sister.
Johnny RingoThe Stranger
Stuart and his henchman plot to avenge themselves on Ringo for arresting his brother and Blanchard for testifying against him.
Trouble BrewingComedy (1938)
A newspaper printer turns amateur sleuth to catch the counterfeiters who cheated him out of his racetrack winnings.6.6IMDb
Strawberry RoanDrama (1945)
A farmer marries a city girl and tries to help her become more settled on the farm.
After her father's death, a 12-year-old stays with her bitter aunt and brings joy to various townspeople.7.6IMDb
Look At LifeChickens In The Mill
1961. A look into the new industrial revolution in Lancashire; from 1950, more than 55 cotton mills were converted for light industries.
Up in the WorldComedy (1956)
A window cleaner on a country estate suffers the pranks of his employer's son, only to get the blame when there is an attempt to kidnap the aristocratic young upstart.6.7IMDb
The Adventures of Robin HoodSeries 1 Episode 36: The Thorkill Ghost
Robin (Richard Greene) and his men come to the aid of a young lame heir (Ian Whittaker) who fears a ghost is trying to kill him. With Barbara Mullen, Charles Stapley.
Upstairs, DownstairsSeries 2 Episode 12: The Wages of Sin
When Mrs Bridges and Hudson discover that Sarah is pregnant by a mysterious stranger, Thomas the chauffeur offers to marry her, but it turns out that his motives for doing so are less than honourable.
The Battle of the SexesComedy (1959)
A tweed manufacturer's elderly accountant devises a plan to save the company from an American takeover bid. The arrival of an efficiency expert from the States causes enough of a stir, but when it turns out to be a woman, the old-fashioned number cruncher declares war. Adaptation of a James Thurber story.6.7IMDb
Look At LifeMen In The Mode
1961. A look into the story of the male fashion world and how it is slowly moving toward gaiety and decoration.
The ChampionsThe Dark Island
Three agents disappear while investigating a mysterious tropical island, so Nemesis sends the Champions in to find an explanation.
The Great GatsbyDrama (1974)
A wealthy 1920s bootlegger devotes his life to improving his social status and renewing a love affair with a now-married woman.6.4IMDb
Every Day's a HolidayMusical comedy (1964)
Comedy about a group of people who come together in a holiday camp, and enjoy fun and friendly rivalry over matters of music and romance. However, circumstances conspire against them entering a televised talent contest.5.2IMDb
The Marked OneCrime drama (1963)
Criminals kidnap a man's daughter in order to obtain forgery plates they believe to be in his possession.6.0IMDb
Lytton's DiarySeries 2 Episode 5: National Hero
The new editor hires a trendy young reporter for the diary, but Lytton's own interests are stuck firmly in the past.
The Tom Ewell ShowSeries 1 Episode 15: Mr Shrewd
A real estate agent's home life is dominated by females.
The Tom Ewell ShowSeries 1 Episode 16: The Middle Child
Debbie is upset that she's not treated the same as her younger sister or her older sister.