A medieval Italian prince practices devil worship while the plague rages outside, but when he holds a ball, death is an uninvited guest.
The personal and political problems of a Labour MP.
A mysterious murderer strikes on the operating table at a wartime emergency hospital.
Victor Frankenstein is not above murdering his acquaintances for the sake of his experiments in bringing the dead back to life.
An elderly spinster investigates after seeing a woman strangled on a passing train.
Miss Marple investigates when an old man is apparently frightened to death by a cat.
In 1943, elderly British territorials living in India dispose of a Nazi transmitter in neutral Goa.
Arthur’s fortune is threatened by his former fiancée’s father, bent on revenge, while his wife wants to adopt a baby.
In the air force during World War I, young pilots are needlessly sacrificed.
Charlotte Bronte’s classic story, adapted for television by Jack Pullman.
A rich, ineffectual young man is gradually debased and overruled by his sinister manservant and his sexy ‘sister’
Throughout his career, a diplomat seeks women who resemble the redhead with whom in youth he had an idyllic affair.
A northern parson with proletarian sympathies is accidentally appointed to a snobby village where he converts the dowager aristocrat to works of absurd charity. Eventually he has the whole country in an uproar and takes the place of an astronaut.
TV movie of Dickens’ story of a young man’s journey to maturity.
A cheerful stowaway on a yacht helps the owners catch smugglers.
A compulsive mother (of eight children) finds her third marriage rocking when she gets evidence of her husband’s affairs.
A department store Santa Claus promises a child that he will provide her with a house, a father and a brother for Christmas.
Refusing to return a guilty verdict, juror Miss Marple makes her own murder investigation backstage at a third-rate repertory company.
A doctor decides to kill his wife’s lover by imprisoning him in a lonely cellar while he accumulates enough acid to destroy all trace of his body.
Plot and counter-plot among an adulterous triangle.
An idle baronet is expected to marry a wealthy American, but she has been swindled and is penniless.
Scotland Yard chases counterfeiters to Switzerland, and the hunt ends in a ski chase.
In order to inherit under an eccentric will, four people have to perform tasks out of character. Remake of Laughter in Paradise (1951)
In the 1870s, a maid is seduced by a squire, but insists on bringing up her child without help.
An innocent man is suspected of being the ‘mole’ in the foreign office.