Opposition to a tyrannical king is provided by the Fox, but it is one of the rebel’s meekest men who, posing as a jester, defeats the usurper.
An old woman consumed by grief following the death of her husband receives a message from a stranger who claims to have found a ring belonging to her that was lost decades before.
Almost everyone in the world is blinded by meteorites prior to being taken over by intelligent plants.
Passions run high among lobster fishermen in Nova Scotia as a former resident returns to the deserted shores of her home town.
A man’s luck suddenly changes when he wins the football pools.
East Anglian villagers fight to save a bird sanctuary from being taken over by the RAF as a rocket range.
A man in 1970s London pursues a selfish and decadent life, causing a painting of him to grow hideous as he is corrupted.
A Catholic clergyman retrieves a priceless church cross from master thief Flambeau.
A timid bank clerk conceives and executes a bullion robbery.
A naval commander mysteriously disappears in the hope that he will be branded a traitor and can sue for libel.
An eccentric millionaire spends his wealth deflating those who pursue money or power.
Law and order is maintained during the working of a South African diamond field.
A farmer’s daughter reluctantly moves in with a persistent, lecherous old miser.
An auditor is caught up in a murder and espionage whilst visiting a company.
Life on a searchlight battery during World War II.
A retired couple rob banks to regain their lost pensions.
Hercule Poirot solves the mystery of who killed the spoilt heiress on a steamer cruising down the Nile.
A young man is in despair when his fiancée dies, and nearly goes mad when a medium materialises her from the dead.
Four stories of a marriage bureau.
The staff of St Trinian’s is infiltrated by would-be train robbers.
Gulliver’s adventures in Lilliput and Brobdingnag.
Now a qualified chef, Robin from ‘Man About the House’ sets up home with his girlfriend and a business with her father.
British detective television series, adapted from nine of the novels by Ngaio Marsh.
Series based on the adventures of famous foreign correspondents, witnesses to some of the most extraordinary stories of the twentieth century.
Henry VIII divorces his wife to marry Anne Boleyn, but soon finds evidence of adultery.