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Adventures of The Scarlet Pimpernel, The

1 9 5 5 - 1 9 5 6  (UK) 18 x 30 minute episodes "They seek him here, they seek him there . . ." Marius Goring starred...

Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok, The

 1 9 5 1 - 1 9 5 8 (USA) 113 x 30 minute episodes "James Butler Hickok, mister" our hero would announce to all and sundry...

Adventures of William Tell, The

1 9 5 8 (UK) 39 x 25 minute episodes The Adventures of William Tell was another of ITV's all-action productions which, although aimed primarily at young audiences,...

Aeon Flux

1 9 9 1 - 1 9 9 5 (USA) This ultra-violent spy v. spy animation was created by Peter Chung of Colossal Pictures for MTV's...

African Patrol

1 9 5 7 - 1 9 5 9 (UK) British Patrol Inspector Paul Derek worked in the African bush as a jungle policeman, using his...

After Julius

1 9 7 9 (UK) 3 x 60 minute episodes This trilogy by Elizabeth Jane Howard (produced by Yorkshire Television) told of love in a country house...

After Mash

1 9 8 3 - 1 9 8 4 (USA) 30 x 30 minute episodes The Korean War was over and the men and women of the...

Against The Wind

1 9 7 8 (Australia) 1 x 180 minute episodes 5 x 120 minute episodes A million-dollar historical drama series that took six months to produce, Against The Wind was...

Agatha Christie Hour, The

1 9 8 2 (UK) 10 x episodes This series from Thames did not feature the mighty Hercule Poirot, nor did Miss Marple steal the limelight. For once,...

Agatha Christie’s Poirot

1 9 8 9 - 1 9 9 3 (UK) 5 x 90 minute episodes 36 x 60 minute episodes Agatha Christie's fastidious Belgian sleuth with the "leetle...

Airline

1 9 8 2 (UK) In 1946 Jack Ruskin, demobbed after World War II but with flying still in his blood, struggled to find work with...

Airwolf

1 9 8 4 - 1 9 8 7 (USA) 60 x 30 minute episodes Airwolf is a combat helicopter - but it's no ordinary combat helicopter. ...

Alaskans, The

1 9 5 9 (USA) 37 x 60 minute episodes When gold was discovered in the Yukon in the 1890s, thousands of hopeful prospectors headed north for...

Albion Market

1 9 8 5 - 1 9 8 6 (UK) 100 x 30 minute episodes Contrived by Granada as a sister show to Coronation Street, with the aim...

Alcoa Hour, The

1 9 5 5 - 1 9 5 7 (USA) One of the finest dramatic shows on US television at the time, this hour-long live series...

Alcoa Theatre

1 9 5 7 - 1 9 6 0 (USA)

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

1 9 5 5 - 1 9 6 2 (USA) Although only 20 of the 300 episodes of this anthology of murder mysteries were directed by...

Alias Smith & Jones

1 9 7 1 - 1 9 7 3 (USA) 1 x 90 minute episode 49 x 52 minute episodes Hannibal "Joshua Smith" Heyes (a safe cracker and...

Alice in Wonderland

1 9 6 6 (UK) Despising the Disney take, Jonathan Miller set out to de-anthropomorphise the story of Alice In Wonderland by returning to Dodgson’s mathematical logic...

Alien Nation

1 9 8 9 - 1 9 9 0 (USA) 1 x 120 minute episode 21 x 60 minute episodes Set in Los Angeles in 1995, this Kenneth...

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‘Allo ‘Allo

1 9 8 4 - 1 9 9 2 (UK) 55 x 30 minute episodes 26 x 25 minute episodes 3 x 45 minute episodes 1 x 35 minute...

$10,000 Pyramid, The

1 9 7 3 - 1 9 7 6 (USA) 4270 x 30 minute episodes "Keep your eye on this spot! You are about to see one...

$64,000 Question, The

1 9 5 5 - 1 9 5 8 (USA) Before the quiz show scandal of the late 1950s, The $64,000 Question was a high-stakes, nail-biting, ratings-topping game...

12 O’clock High

1 9 6 4 - 1 9 6 7 (USA) 78 x 60 minute episodes 12 O'clock High chronicled the adventures of the men of the...

13 Queens Boulevard

1 9 7 9 (USA) 9 x 30 minute episodes Originally to have been titled Five Women, this short-lived comedy series starring Eileen Brennan was originally meant to...