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Fitzpatricks, The

1 9 7 7 (USA) 13 x 60 minute episode Mike and Maggie Fitzpatrick lived in Flint, Michigan, with their four children and a non-descript dog called...

Yellow Rose, The

1 9 8 3 - 1 9 8 4 (USA) 22 x 60 minute episodes The Yellow Rose was a sprawling saga of life, love and the pursuit...

Rousters, The

1 9 8 3 - 1 9 8 4 (USA) 13 x 60 minute episodes This NBC series was an action-adventure-comedy about a carnival based in Los...

Mississippi, The

1 9 8 2 - 1 9 8 4 (USA) 24 x 60 minute episodes After nine years on Walton Mountain, Ralph Waite floated down the Mississippi...

Lazarus Syndrome, The

1 9 7 9 (USA) 6 x 60 minute episodes In a medical crisis, anyone might exhibit the Lazarus Syndrome: a belief that doctors are godlike beings who...

King Cinder

1 9 7 7 (UK) 6 x 30 minute episodes This kids drama was set in a small town where the main pastime of the populace was...

Selling Hitler

1 9 9 1 (UK) 5 x 60 minute episodes In 1981, Gerd Heidemann, a senior reporter for the German magazine Stern, believes he has stumbled onto...

Common As Muck

1 9 9 4 - 1 9 9 7 (UK) 12 x 55 minute episodes Set in the fictional northern town of Hepworth, this comedy drama explored...

Archer

1 9 7 5 (USA) 6 x 60 minute episodes Former cop Lew Archer (Brian Keith) is now a private detective who is not above bending the...

Most Wanted

1 9 7 6 - 1 9 7 7 (USA) 22 x 60 minute episodes Los Angeles mayor Dan Stoddard (Hari Rhodes) created the elite "Most Wanted"...

Three for the Road

1 9 7 5 (USA) 13 x 60 minute episodes When his wife dies, freelance photographer/writer Pete Karras (Alex Rocco) and his two sons, John (teen heartthrob...

Fly Into Danger

1 9 7 2 (UK) 6 x 30 minute episodes At Chilford Green Aerodrome, a small, privately owned airfield in the heart of England, the transportation of...

4 Idle Hands

1 9 7 6 (UK) “Maybe we’re not ready for the outside world.” “Is the outside world ready for us?” Life has never been easy for school-leavers, and...

Red Letter Day

1 9 7 6 (UK) 7 x 50 minute episodes It happens in almost everyone’s life. There is a special day – a day of unusual significance....

Shadows of Fear

1 9 7 0 - 1 9 7 3 (UK) 11 x 60 minute episodes This excellent suspense anthology series with a chilling Hitchcockian touch featured some of...

John Silver’s Return to Treasure Island

1 9 8 6 (UK) 10 x 60 minute episodes In this ten-hour continuation of the classic Treasure Island tale from the Disney Channel and HTV (UK),...

Glittering Prizes, The

1 9 7 6 (UK) 6 x 80 minute episodes Beginning in 1953, when its protagonists were all Cambridge undergraduates, The Glittering Prizes followed a group of young...

Silver Sword, The

1 9 5 8 (UK) 7 x 30 minute episodes This children's war story from the BBC told the story (based on fact) of a family of...

Blacke’s Magic

1 9 8 6 (USA) 13 x 60 minute episodes Alexander Blacke (Hal Linden) was a magician who liked to solve crimes with the help of his...

Paper Lads, The

1 9 7 7 - 1 9 7 9 (UK) This fondly remembered family series from Tyne Tees follows the adventures of J.G., Ian, Gog, Baz...

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Cheyenne

1 9 5 5 - 1 9 6 3 (USA) 107 x 60 minute episodes Cheyenne Bodie was a tall, strapping half-breed frontier scout in the days...

Crane

1 9 6 2 - 1 9 6 5 (UK) 39 x 55 minute episodes Richard Crane (Patrick Allen) gave up his day job, bought himself a...

Gavilan

1 9 8 2 - 1 9 8 3 (USA) 10 x 60 minute episodes Gavilan had something for everyone. For the men, there were gorgeous women in bikinis....

Funny Man

1 9 8 0 (UK) 13 x 50 minute episodes   Alec Gibson Jimmy Jewel Davey Gibson David Schofield Teddy Gibson Andrew Fell Gwen Lynda Bellingham Elsie Jean Boht Kath Gibson Sharon Duce Babs Trudie Styler Wendy Lesley Hand Freda Veronica Doran Dolly Patricia Ford

Kate And Allie

1 9 8 4 - 1 9 8 9 (USA) 122 x 30 minute episodes Kate and Allie ran on CBS from 19 March 1984 to 22 May...

District Nurse, The

1 9 8 4 - 1 9 8 7 (UK) Nerys Hughes played Megan, tut-tutting at 1920s Welsh miners' families.   Megan Nerys Hughes

Love For Lydia

1 9 7 7 (UK) 13 x episodes The ITV drama department made expensive mistakes in 1977 with Love For Lydia, a 13-part serial based on H E...

1990

1 9 7 7 (UK) 16 x 60 minute episodes Great Britain, 1990. A dystopian future (at the time) in which Britain is under the grip of...