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Titanic: Blood and Steel

Titanic: Blood and Steel

Titanic: Blood and Steel
TMDb: 8
60 min

Belfast, 1909. The Harland and Wolff shipyard has been handed the greatest project in its history. It will build a great, unsinkable ship. And it will be called the RMS…

Status: Ended
Genre: Drama
Muse of Fire

Muse of Fire

Muse of Fire
IMDb: 7.7
83

Funny, passionate, exciting, and smart: ‘Muse Of Fire’ will change the way you feel about Shakespeare forever. This unique feature documentary follows two actors, Giles Terera and Dan Poole, as…

Genre: Documentary
Greatest Events of WWII in Colour

Greatest Events of WWII in Colour

Greatest Events of WWII in Colour
TMDb: 8.8
50 min

Using highly advanced colourisation techniques, critical moments from World War II, from Stalingrad to The Battle of Britain, are shown in a whole new light.

Status: Ended
Genre: Documentary
Gladiator

Gladiator

Gladiator
IMDb: 8.5
155

In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army’s most capable and trusted generals and a…

Cadfael

Cadfael

Cadfael
TMDb: 7.1
50,75 min

Cadfael is the name given to the TV series of The Cadfael Chronicles adaptations produced by British television company ITV Central between 1994 and 1998. The series was broadcast on…

Status: Ended
Genre: Drama
Underworld: Evolution

Underworld: Evolution

Underworld: Evolution
IMDb: 6.7
106

As the war between the vampires and the Lycans rages on, Selene, a former member of the Death Dealers (an elite vampire special forces unit that hunts werewolves), and Michael,…

Adam Resurrected

Adam Resurrected

Adam Resurrected
IMDb: 6.3
106

Before the war, in Berlin, Adam was an entertainer- cabaret impresario, magician, musician-loved by all until he finds himself in a concentration camp, confronted by Commandant Klein. Adam survives the…

Genre: Drama, War
Tomb Raider

Tomb Raider

Tomb Raider
IMDb: 6.3
118

Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared.

The Secret of NIMH

The Secret of NIMH

The Secret of NIMH
IMDb: 7.6
82

A widowed field mouse must move her family — including an ailing son — to escape a farmer’s plow. Aided by a crow and a pack of superintelligent, escaped lab…

Stratton

Stratton

Stratton
IMDb: 4.8
94

A British Special Boat Service commando tracks down an international terrorist cell.

Genre: Action, Thriller
Cinderella

Cinderella

Cinderella
IMDb: 6.9
105

When her father unexpectedly passes away, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and her daughters. Never one to give up hope, Ella’s fortunes begin to…

The Host

The Host

The Host
IMDb: 4.8
102

A chance opportunity arises for Robert Atkinson, a London banker who risks his bank’s money to leave the mundane behind and start a new life. To take advantage, he unwittingly…

Tolkien

Tolkien

Tolkien
IMDb: 6.8
112

England, early 20th century. The future writer and philologist John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973) and three of his schoolmates create a strong bond between them as they share the same…

Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express
IMDb: 6.5
114

Genius Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of an American tycoon aboard the Orient Express train.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans

Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans

Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans
IMDb: 5.2
92

Roman teenager, Atti is forced to join the Roman army when one of his clever schemes falls foul of Emperor Nero. He is sent to “miserable, cold, wet Britain” where…

Genre: Comedy, Family
There Be Dragons

There Be Dragons

There Be Dragons
IMDb: 5.8
112

Arising out of the horror of the Spanish Civil War, a candidate for canonization is investigated by a journalist who discovers his own estranged father had a deep, dark and…

Genre: Drama, War
Dead Again

Dead Again

Dead Again
IMDb: 6.9
107

In 1949 composer Roman Strauss is executed for the vicious murder of his wife Margaret with a pair of scissors. In 1990s Los Angeles a mute amnesiac woman shows up…

Genre: Romance, Thriller
The Human Factor

The Human Factor

The Human Factor
IMDb: 6.1
115

A low-ranking Secret Service agent is conned into supplying information to Eastern Bloc countries. Although he is not a suspect due to his unimportant position, when his office partner is…

Genre: Thriller
Blue Blood

Blue Blood

Blue Blood
IMDb: 4.7
86

A debauched young aristocrat entrusts the running of his country house to Tom, the butler, on whom he depends absolutely. Before long the servant begins to dominate his master, to…

Genre: Drama, Horror
Enigma

Enigma

Enigma
IMDb: 6
122

Five highly-trained KGB agents are sent to the west to assassinate several Soviet dissidents. In order to stop the diabolical plot, an American agent must infiltrate Soviet intelligence and obtain…

Little Dorrit

Little Dorrit

Little Dorrit
IMDb: 7.3
357

A drama based on the novel by Charles Dickens which tells the story of Arthur Clennam who is thrown into a debtor’s prison. There he meets a young seamstress whose…

Genre: Drama
Othello

Othello

Othello
IMDb: 7.1
165

The 1965 version of the Shakespeare play.

Genre: Drama
The Hunchback of Notre Dame

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

The Hunchback of Notre Dame
IMDb: 6.4
102

Quasimodo, the hunchback bellringer of Notre Dame’s cathedral meets a beautiful gypsy dancer, Esmeralda, and falls in love with her. So does Quasimodo’s guardian, the archdeacon of the cathedral, and…

The Body

The Body

The Body
IMDb: 5.4
109

An ancient skeleton has been discovered in Jerusalem in a rich man’s tomb. Colouration of the wrist and leg bones indicates the cause of death was crucifiction. other signs, include…

Hamlet

Hamlet

Hamlet
IMDb: 7.7
242

Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother now marrying the murderer… his uncle. Meanwhile, war is brewing.

Genre: Drama
The Warrior Queen of Jhansi

The Warrior Queen of Jhansi

The Warrior Queen of Jhansi
IMDb: 3.4
102

The true story of Lakshmibai, the historic Queen of Jhansi who fiercely led her army against the British East India Company in the infamous mutiny of 1857.

Last Tango in Halifax

Last Tango in Halifax

Last Tango in Halifax
TMDb: 7.3
60 min

Celia and Alan are both widowed and in their seventies. When their respective grandsons put their details on Facebook, they rediscover a passionate relationship that started over sixty years ago.

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Odessa File

The Odessa File

The Odessa File
IMDb: 7
130

After reading the diary of an elderly Jewish man who committed suicide, freelance journalist Peter Miller begins to investigate the alleged sighting of a former SS-Captain who commanded a concentration…

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Henry V

Henry V

Henry V
IMDb: 7.5
137

Gritty adaption of William Shakespeare’s play about the English King’s bloody conquest of France.

Genre: Drama, History, War
Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon

Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon

Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon
IMDb: 6.5
90

Biography of the British painter Francis Bacon. The movie focuses on his relationship with George Dyer, his lover. Dyer was a former small time crook.

Genre: Drama
The King’s Speech

The King’s Speech

The King’s Speech
IMDb: 8
118

The King’s Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George (‘Bertie’) reluctantly assumes the throne….

Genre: Drama, History
Effie Gray

Effie Gray

Effie Gray
IMDb: 5.9
108

A look at the mysterious relationship between Victorian art critic John Ruskin and his teenage bride Effie Gray.

Genre: Drama
Grace of Monaco

Grace of Monaco

Grace of Monaco
IMDb: 5.7
103

The story of former Hollywood star Grace Kelly’s crisis of marriage and identity, during a political dispute between Monaco’s Prince Rainier III and France’s Charles De Gaulle, and a looming…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Three Sisters

Three Sisters

Three Sisters
IMDb: 6.5
165

Laurence Olivier’s film of Chekhov’s play.

Say Your Prayers

Say Your Prayers

Say Your Prayers
IMDb: N/A
84

Two Christian hitmen brothers are hired to assassinate a famed atheist writer.

Genre: Comedy, Crime
Come Away

Come Away

Come Away
IMDb: 5
94

Before Alice went to Wonderland, and before Peter became Pan, they were brother and sister. When their eldest brother dies in a tragic accident, they each seek to save their…

Ironclad

Ironclad

Ironclad
IMDb: 6.1
121

In the year 1215, the rebel barons of England have forced their despised King John to put his royal seal on the Magna Carta, a seminal document that upheld the…