British TV & Films 1984 Not Yet Released On DVD Region 2

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1. A Winter Harvest (1984– )

50 min | Drama

Caroline Ashurst experiences a massive culture shock after swapping her London home for a Dartmoor farmhouse when she falls in love and marries Patrick. When Patrick falls seriously ill, it... See full summary »

Stars: Cheryl Campbell, Mark Wing-Davey, Paul Mark Elliott, John Abineri

2. Alas Smith & Jones (1984–1998)

30 min | Comedy

Mel Smith and Griff Rhys-Jones present a series of short (often tasteless, always scathing) sketches about modern life and the stupidity and gullibility of those who believe in it.

Stars: Mel Smith, Griff Rhys Jones, Geoffrey McGivern, Sarah Alexander

Votes: 1,398

4. Bones (1985)

97 min | Crime, Drama

An Aussie businessman is trying to find out why and by whom he was kidnapped and then later released with no explanation.

Director: Jim Goddard | Stars: Bryan Brown, Cherie Lunghi, Kurt Raab, Elizabeth Spriggs

Votes: 44

6. Bottle Boys (1984–1985)

30 min | Comedy

David Deacon is a football mad milkman working at Dawsons Diaries, The laughs circle around the fact that he is constantly trying to deliver to the local housewives, and not just dairy ... See full summary »

Stars: Robin Askwith, David Auker, Richard Davies, Eve Ferret

Votes: 25

7. Cal (1984)

R | 102 min | Drama, Thriller, Romance

Cal (John Lynch), a young man on the fringes of the I.R.A., falls in love with Marcella (Dame Helen Mirren), a Catholic woman whose husband, a Protestant policeman, was killed one year ... See full summary »

Director: Pat O'Connor | Stars: Helen Mirren, John Lynch, Donal McCann, John Kavanagh

Votes: 1,294

8. California Cowboys (1983)

PG | 92 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

A young American is framed and thrown into a Mexican prison. His friends journey to Mexico to break him out.

Director: Gordon Hessler | Stars: Timothy Van Patten, Jimmy McNichol, Ethan Wayne, Marilyn Burns

Votes: 36

9. Chinese Boxes (1984)

Not Rated | 87 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

An American (Will Patton) in West Berlin finds himself caught up in murder and intrigue after his associate is killed and a diplomat's daughter is found dead in his room.

Director: Christopher Petit | Stars: Will Patton, Gottfried John, Adelheid Arndt, Robbie Coltrane

Votes: 76

10. Chinese Cookery (1984– )


A cookery show focusing on Chinese food, with demonstrations of how to make various Chinese dishes.

Star: Ken Hom

12. City Lights (1984–1991)

30 min | Comedy

A bank teller with dreams of being a writer sets the scene for this rich comedy of grasping defeat from the jaws of victory life asserting wry sitcom.

Stars: Dave Anderson, Gerard Kelly, Iain McColl, Jonathan Watson

Votes: 66

15. Comrade Dad (1984– )

30 min | Comedy

In an alternative future, Great Britain is part of the USSR in 1999 - an imperfect situation but one that pleases Reg, the 'Comrade Dad' of the Dudgeon family.

Stars: George Cole, David Garlick, Claire Toeman, Barbara Ewing

Votes: 32

16. Dark Enemy (1984)

82 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

After a nuclear war, a group of children at an isolated farmhouse debate what the outside world might be like. Soon one of them leaves the house to investigate, and finds out that things aren't the way they thought.

Director: Colin Finbow | Stars: David Haig, Douglas Storm, Martin Laing, Chris Chescoe

Votes: 45

17. Dream Stuffing (1984– )

30 min | Comedy

The series followed the exploits of two working-class young women, Mo - Amanda Symonds and Jude - Rachel Weaver, who share a flat in a council tower block in London's East End, along with their three-legged cat, Tripod.

Stars: Rachel Weaver, Mandi Symonds, Ray Burdis, Maria Charles

Votes: 20

18. Driving Ambition (1984– )

60 min | Drama

A bored and frustrated suburban housewife follows her dream of becoming a racing driver.

Stars: Rosemary Martin, Anne Carroll, Mark Kingston, Donald Gee

Votes: 11

20. Emu's All Live Pink Windmill Show (1984–1986)

44 min | Comedy, Family

A British children's comedy series featuring Emu, a puppet and Rod Hull.

Stars: Rod Hull, Carol Lee Scott, Susan Maughan, Carl Wayne

Votes: 37

22. Fairly Secret Army (1984–1986)

30 min | Comedy

A retired British Army major tries to fight the forces of anarchy by setting up a supposedly secret taskforce.

Stars: Geoffrey Palmer, Diane Fletcher, Michael Robbins, Liz Fraser

Votes: 43

23. Flight to Berlin (1984)

91 min | Drama

A woman is being taken from her German hotel to be interrogated by police agents.

Director: Christopher Petit | Stars: Tusse Silberg, Paul Freeman, Lisa Kreuzer, Jean-François Stévenin

Votes: 24

24. Footlight Frenzy (1984)

110 min | Comedy

The on-stage and backstage antics of an amateur group attempting to stage a play as a fundraiser to save their children's school.

Stars: Michael Aldridge, Rodger Bumpass, Ronald E. House, Anna Mathias

Votes: 42

25. Forbidden (1984)

PG-13 | 114 min | Drama, Romance, War

In Berlin in the early 1940s, romance is forbidden between the young countess who is studying veterinary medicine and a young man she meets at the home of a former professor. But they fall ... See full summary »

Director: Anthony Page | Stars: Jacqueline Bisset, Jürgen Prochnow, Irene Worth, Peter Vaughan

Votes: 175

26. Frankenstein's Great Aunt Tillie (1984)

100 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

The descendants of Baron Frankenstein return to the family castle to search for the family fortune that is supposed to be hidden there.

Director: Myron J. Gold | Stars: Donald Pleasence, Yvonne Furneaux, June Wilkinson, Miguel Ángel Fuentes

Votes: 102

27. Gabrielle and the Doodleman (1984)

54 min

A wheelchair bound little girl gets involved with characters from her computer game that help her though a difficult time.

Director: Francis Essex | Stars: Matthew Kelly, Eric Sykes, Windsor Davies, Anna Dawson

Votes: 12

28. Give My Regards to Broad Street (1984)

PG | 108 min | Drama, Music

Sir Paul McCartney's recording of his new album is complicated by the fact that the master tapes of his recordings are missing.

Director: Peter Webb | Stars: Paul McCartney, John Burgess, Bryan Brown, Philip Jackson

Votes: 1,332 | Gross: $1.39M

29. Hilary (1984–1986)

30 min | Comedy

Sitcom about a TV researcher with a chaotic life.

Stars: Marti Caine, Philip Madoc, Jack Smethurst, Carolyn Moody

Votes: 7

30. I Thought You'd Gone (1984– )

30 min | Comedy

Just when they were beginning to enjoy life alone, a middle-aged couple find their grown-up children wanting to return home.

Stars: Peter Jones, Pat Heywood, Ian Gelder, Rosalind Knight

31. Lame Ducks (1984–1985)

30 min | Comedy

Brian Drake is hit by a lorry on the way to work and can no longer work. As a result he sets off to become a hermit only to be joined by various other outcasts (a bit like "The Outlaw Josie... See full summary »

Stars: John Duttine, Patric Turner, Lorraine Chase, Brian Murphy

Votes: 14

33. Leaving (1984–1985)

30 min | Comedy

A middle-class couple decide to get divorced.

Stars: Keith Barron, Susan Hampshire, Gary Cady, Caroline Dennis

35. Lipstick and Blood (1984)

85 min | Crime, Thriller

Having become obsessed with her, a man kidnaps a night club stripper.

Director: Lindsay Shonteff | Stars: Jane Linter, Joseph Peters

Votes: 11

38. Lorca and the Outlaws (1984)

PG | 84 min | Sci-Fi

Things are not going well on the mining planet Ordessa: the conditions are awful, the workers are disgruntled and the management is cracking down by using killer security robots. Only the ... See full summary »

Director: Roger Christian | Stars: John Tarrant, Donogh Rees, Deep Roy, Ralph Cotterill

Votes: 266

39. Me and My Girl (1984–1988)

30 min | Comedy

Sitcom based around widower Simon, his daughter Samantha and life at his advertising agency - Eyecatchers.

Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Joanne Ridley, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Joan Sanderson

Votes: 127

40. Memed My Hawk (1984)

PG-13 | 110 min | Drama

In 1920s Turkey, young peasant Memed (Simon Dutton) elopes with beautiful Hatche (Leonie Mellinger), who was promised in an arranged marriage to the local potentate Abdi Aga's (Sir Peter Ustinov's) son, and later joins a group of bandits.

Director: Peter Ustinov | Stars: Peter Ustinov, Herbert Lom, Denis Quilley, Michael Elphick

Votes: 164

41. Miracles Take Longer (1983– )

30 min | Drama

Drama series set in a citizen's advice bureau.

Stars: Patsy Byrne, Rosemary Williams, Terence Harvey, Polly Hemingway

44. Murder: Ultimate Grounds for Divorce (1984)

95 min | Action

Roger Daltrey, his unpleasant wife, played by Toyah Willcox (Quadrophenia), and another couple on a camping weekend find themselves stranded. Arguments arise, and secrets begin coming out: ... See full summary »

Director: Morris Barry | Stars: Roger Daltrey, Toyah Willcox, Leslie Ash, Terry Raven

Votes: 19

45. Nemo (I) (1984)

97 min | Adventure, Fantasy

A young boy imagines being in a tale he's about to hear. In this magical world he encounters many famous characters from other tales, aliens and other beings and, of course, a beautiful princess.

Director: Arnaud Sélignac | Stars: Seth Kibel, Jason Connery, Mathilda May, Nipsey Russell

Votes: 183

47. One by One (1984–1987)

50 min | Comedy, Drama