With BBC Northern Ireland (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. The Fall (I) (2013–2016)

TV-MA | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.2
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A seemingly cold but very passionate policewoman goes head to head with a seemingly passionate father who is in fact a cold serialist in this procedural out of Belfast. The only thing they share is their common complexity.

Stars: Gillian Anderson, Jamie Dornan, John Lynch, Aisling Franciosi

Votes: 66,196

2. Ballykissangel (1996–2001)

50 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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An English priest is transferred to a small Irish village.

Stars: Frankie McCafferty, Joe Savino, Deirdre Donnelly, Gary Whelan

Votes: 1,202

3. Murphy's Law (2003–2007)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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As a maverick cop with a dark past, DS Tommy Murphy fails a psychiatric assessment but is given one last chance by his boss and given a dangerous undercover assignment.

Stars: James Nesbitt, Del Synnott, Sarah Berger, Michael Feast

Votes: 972

4. Jamaica Inn (2014– )

177 min | Drama

6.5
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A young woman moves in with her aunt and uncle and soon discovers unsavory happenings in her new home.

Stars: Jessica Brown Findlay, Matthew McNulty, Sean Harris, Joanne Whalley

Votes: 1,387

5. Cherrybomb (2009)

Not Rated | 86 min | Drama, Thriller

6.0
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Three teenagers go on a wild weekend of drink, drugs, shop-lifting and stealing cars that quickly spins beyond their control.

Directors: Lisa Barros D'Sa, Glenn Leyburn | Stars: Rupert Grint, Robert Sheehan, James Nesbitt, Niamh Quinn

Votes: 6,813

6. Paradox (2009–2010)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.1
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During a period of high activity on the sun a physicist receives images in his lab that show an event that has yet to happen.

Stars: Tamzin Outhwaite, Emun Elliott, Mark Bonnar, Chiké Okonkwo

Votes: 1,499

7. Five Minutes of Heaven (2009)

R | 89 min | Drama, Thriller

6.6
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62 Metascore

The story of former UVF member Alistair Little. Twenty-five years after Little killed Joe Griffen's brother, the media arrange an auspicious meeting between the two.

Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel | Stars: Liam Neeson, James Nesbitt, Anamaria Marinca, Mark Ryder

Votes: 11,751 | Gross: $0.01M

8. Messiah (2001)

152 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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After two horribly mutilated bodies are discovered, DCI Red Metcalfe is assigned to the case and plunged head-on into a nightmare.

Stars: Ken Stott, Frances Grey, Jamie Draven, Kieran O'Brien

Votes: 1,705

9. Atlantis: End of a World, Birth of a Legend (2011 TV Movie)

88 min | Action, Drama

6.4
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Tells the story of the greatest natural disaster of the ancient world, an event that experts believe inspired the legend of Atlantis.

Director: Tony Mitchell | Stars: Stephanie Leonidas, Reece Ritchie, Langley Kirkwood, Isadora Verwey

Votes: 970

10. The Boy Who Would Be King (2004 TV Movie)

Documentary, Biography, History

6.3
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A biography looking at the character and reign of King Charles II.

Director: Nick Rossiter | Stars: Jack Davenport, Martin Alexander, Russell Saunders, Mark Lockyer

Votes: 22

11. Hidden (2011)

57 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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When a mysterious lawyer Gina Hawkes turns up asking Harry to find a missing alibi witness for her client he agrees to take on the job but is unwittingly drawn into investigating the death ... See full summary »

Stars: Philip Glenister, Thekla Reuten, Anna Chancellor, Matthew Marsh

Votes: 716

12. Lilies (2007)

60 min | Drama

8.1
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Tough, sexy, funny and heartbreaking, Lillies details the lives of Iris, May and Ruby Moss - Catholic sisters coming of age in a dockland terraced house. Familial love sustains them, and ... See full summary »

Stars: Brian McCardie, Catherine Tyldesley, Kerrie Hayes, Leanne Rowe

Votes: 728

13. Wild Ireland: The Edge of the World (2017)

118 min | Documentary

8.6
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Ireland's Wild Coastis a journey along one of the most spectacular coastlines in the world, featuring the wildlife and wild places that makeitso special. Thisseries features Ireland's west coast and wildlife wonders.

Star: Colin Stafford-Johnson

Votes: 42

14. Elephant (1989 TV Short)

Not Rated | 39 min | Short, Crime, Drama

7.2
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A depiction of a series of violent killings in Northern Ireland with no clue as to exactly who is responsible.

Director: Alan Clarke | Stars: Gary Walker, Bill Hamilton, Michael Foyle, Danny Small

Votes: 1,898

15. The Hanging Gale (1995– )

Drama, History

7.9
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The four brothers of the Phelan family battle to save their farm and their family from the ravages of the Irish Potato Famine in 1846, and from an English land agent who takes a dislike to ... See full summary »

Stars: Joe McGann, Mark McGann, Paul McGann, Stephen McGann

Votes: 162

16. Give My Head Peace (1998–2007)

30 min | Comedy

8.1
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During a standard police raid on the headquarters of the Lower Falls Rd battalion of the IRA a young RUC officer falls in love with the daughter of the leader of the battalion. However he ... See full summary »

Stars: Tim McGarry, Damon Quinn, Michael McDowell, Martin Reid

Votes: 116

17. Messiah: The Harrowing (2005– )

180 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Red Metcalfe's analytical skills are stretched to the limit as he tries to fathom the workings of the mind of a killer determined to create their own Hell.

Stars: Ken Stott, Neil Dudgeon, Helen McCrory, Maxine Peake

Votes: 639

18. The Last Confession of Alexander Pearce (2008)

60 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.6
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Eight men escape from the most isolated prison on earth. Only one man survives and the story he recounts shocks the British establishment to the core. This story is the last confession of Alexander Pearce.

Director: Michael James Rowland | Stars: Adrian Dunbar, Ciarán McMenamin, Dan Wyllie, Don Hany

Votes: 600

19. Occupation (2009)

Drama, War

7.8
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Three ex-servicemen return to Basra, each for a different reason.

Stars: James Nesbitt, Stephen Graham, Warren Brown, Nonso Anozie

Votes: 654

20. Messiah 2: Vengeance Is Mine (2002– )

180 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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A man is buried alive, and Metcalfe must delve into a serial killer's psyche.

Stars: Frances Grey, Gillian Taylforth, Emily Joyce, Dani Biernat

Votes: 786

21. Middletown (2006)

88 min | Drama

5.9
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An overzealous priest returns to his home town and ends up battling against his brother for the heart of the locals.

Director: Brian Kirk | Stars: Matthew Macfadyen, Daniel Mays, Eva Birthistle, Gerard McSorley

Votes: 314

22. Fairy Tales (2008– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

6.4
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Traditional fairy tales are loosely adapted into a modern setting.

Stars: Bernard Hill, Lee Ingleby, James Nesbitt, Denise Van Outen

Votes: 105

23. Messiah: The Promise (2004– )

180 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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As a prison riot erupts into violence, Red comes face to face with the ring leader: the man who once held him hostage and nearly drove him mad. But what they don't know is a killer's amongst them, preying on their weaknesses.

Stars: Anthony Lennon, Rufus Jones, Olivia Busby, Leo Bill

Votes: 650

24. Rebel Heart (2001– )

196 min | Drama

7.7
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The move towards independence in Ireland, from the 1916 Easter Rising until the 1922 civil war is seen through the eyes of a naive idealistic young man

Stars: James D'Arcy, Frank Laverty, Vincent Regan, Paloma Baeza

Votes: 108

25. The Man who Crossed Hitler (2011 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 85 min | Drama, History

6.8
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In November 1930 brown-shirted storm troopers of Hitler's SA break into the Communist Eden Palace club,killing several members. Jewish lawyer Hans Litten prosecutes them and,at the ... See full summary »

Director: Justin Hardy | Stars: Ed Stoppard, Ian Hart, Bill Paterson, Sarah Smart

Votes: 234

26. The Innocence Project (2006– )

Drama

8.0
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When someone spends years in a prison wrongfully accused without any hope left they are the only solution.A group of law students with their professor in charge sets such desperate people ... See full summary »

Stars: Lloyd Owen, Christine Bottomley, Ruth Bradley, Stephen Graham

Votes: 85

27. Brendan Smyth: Betrayal of Trust (2011 TV Movie)

59 min | Drama

6.5
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Dramatisation of the events surrounding the case of abusive priest Father Brendan Smyth.

Director: Michael McDowell | Stars: Richard Dormer, Ian Beattie, Ian McElhinney, Maria Connolly

Votes: 26

28. In Cold Blood (2006– )

28 min | Documentary

9.2
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An in depth look at police investigations and the science, including forensics and pathology, that have helped solve some of Northern Ireland's most high-profile murder cases in recent years.

Stars: Mark L. Cowden, Maria Ann Hylton, Thomas James Scott, Mickey Mason

Votes: 8

29. The Nightwatch (1989 TV Movie)

50 min | Thriller

6.9
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Dark and Brooding thriller. A group of mercenaries are assembled in Amsterdam by a British intelligence officer. Believing they are awaiting the details of a new mission, they decide to ... See full summary »

Director: Danny Boyle | Stars: Lisa Carville, James Cosmo, Tony Doyle, Michael Feast

Votes: 55

30. Pulling Moves (2004– )

30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.1
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Four Belfast lads, two of whom still live at home with their mammies, while the other two have on/off relationships with mothers their own ages, seek gainful employment while prepared to ... See full summary »

Stars: Simon Delaney, Ciarán McMenamin, Kevin Elliot, Ciaran Nolan

Votes: 57

31. Mulholland Drive (2016 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary

8.2
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Star: Patrick Kielty

Votes: 5

32. Prostitution: What's the Harm? (2014 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 57 min | Documentary

6.0
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Billie JD Porter goes in search of the human face of the prostitution business, talking to the young men who pay for sex and to the young women who sell their bodies.

Director: Joanna Burge | Stars: Billie JD Porter, Harry Sims

Votes: 42

33. The Music Room (2018)

Short, Drama

8.8
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A young boy escapes from his parents constant fighting by conducting an imaginary orchestra in his bedroom with his only support beyond the room being his music teacher. In time his dreams come true.

Director: Mick Gordon | Stars: Isaac Heslip, Patrick O'Kane, Aislín McGuckin, Stella McCusker

Votes: 5

34. Is This Rape? Sex on Trial (2015 TV Movie)

60 min | Crime

6.2
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A specially written drama about a sexual encounter and are put to the test to see if they can work out if it is consensual sex or if a crime has been committed.

Directors: John O'Kane, Ben Anthony | Stars: Jack Brett Anderson, Skye Bennett, Jordan Bolger, Hayley Wareham

Votes: 10

35. Amongst Women (1998– )

60 min | Drama

7.9
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Based on the novel by John McGahern and set in Ireland in the 1950s, the series tells the story of Moran and his children. Especially the girls find it difficult to get away from the ... See full summary »

Stars: Tony Doyle, Ger Ryan, Susan Lynch, Geraldine O'Rawe

Votes: 58

36. The Disappeared (2013)

Not Rated | 84 min | Documentary

7.2
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An investigation into the victims killed and secretly buried by the IRA during the Troubles in Northern Ireland.

Director: Alison Millar | Stars: Gerry Adams, Bill Clinton, Seamus Heaney, Darragh MacIntyre

Votes: 23

37. The Story of Ireland (2011– )

59 min | Documentary

7.5
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The series aims to explore Irish history using the historical facts and evidence while charting the origin and impact of the numerous myths that have been passed off as history in the past.... See full summary »

Stars: Fergal Keane, Roy Foster, Tom Ó Loughlin, Donnchadh O'Corrain

Votes: 45

38. Holy Cross (2003 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

7.2
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Violence erupts in north Belfast when the residents of Glenbyrn, a predominantly Protestant suburb, object to schoolgirls walking through their neighbourhood from the Catholic area of Ardoyne to the Holy Cross primary school.

Director: Mark Brozel | Stars: Louise Doran, Andrew Foott-Stephens, Bronagh Gallagher, Emma Whyte

Votes: 93

39. Rough Diamond (2006– )

Drama

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Beautiful rural Ireland. Elegant racehorses. Money. Family. A David and Goliath family drama pitting brilliant, but near bankrupt, young trainer Aidan against mega rich neighbour Mr. ... See full summary »

Stars: Conor Mullen, Stanley Townsend, Lorraine Pilkington, Eamon Morrissey

Votes: 59

40. Monkeys (1989 TV Movie)

Drama

4.7
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The story of John DeLorean's life, involvement in drug trafficking and eventual arrest. Based on the book 'The DeLorean Tapes' by Ivan Fallon.

Director: Danny Boyle | Stars: Manning Redwood, William Hootkins, Harry Ditson, Clarke Peters

Votes: 23

41. How Police Missed the Grindr Killer (2017 TV Movie)

46 min | Documentary

6.9
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The story of how police repeatedly allowed a serial murderer to slip through their fingers. Stephen Port date-raped and murdered four young gay men in East London within fifteen months and ... See full summary »

Director: Steven Grandison | Stars: Sarah Sak, Ryan Edwards, John Pape, Barbara Denham

Votes: 23

42. Titanic's Tragic Twin: The Britannic Disaster (2016 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 59 min | Documentary

6.8
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The Titanic's twin sister, the Britannic, was bigger and better built, but she sank to the bottom three times faster. Why she sunk has remained a mystery until now.

Director: Renny Bartlett | Stars: Kate Humble, Andy Torbet, Simon Mills, Margaret Meehan

Votes: 22

43. Northern Ireland's Greatest Haunts (2009– )

30 min | Documentary

7.3
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Each week a group of Paranormal Investigators joined by a Clairvoyant Medium investigate ghostly goings on in historic buildings of Northern Ireland.

Stars: Andy Matthews, Darren Ansell, Tony Armstrong, James Nesbitt

Votes: 11

44. The Blame Game (2006– )

Comedy, News, Talk-Show

6.8
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News and comedy collide in this satirical Northern Ireland chat show, where members of the public get to ask a panel of comedians their burning questions of the week.

Stars: Tim McGarry, Colin Murphy, Jake O'Kane, Neil Delamere

Votes: 24

45. Nice Guy Eddie (2002– )

60 min | Drama

6.0
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Wisecracking Private Investigator Eddie McMullen deals with small problems and everyday people on the streets of Liverpool before returning home to tackle the dramas of family life amid his wife, mother, and daughters.

Stars: Ricky Tomlinson, Tom Ellis, Rachel Davies, Elizabeth Spriggs

Votes: 11

46. Kiss of Death (2008 TV Movie)

90 min | Crime

5.2
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Every POV tells a story. BLOOD RUSH is unlike any other crime series on TV. Boomtown meets CSI, it reinvents the genre. Truth is slippery. One man's testimony is another's man's lie. ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Unwin | Stars: Louise Lombard, Danny Dyer, Lyndsey Marshal, Shaun Parkes

Votes: 114

47. Waveriders (2008)

80 min | Documentary, Adventure, Biography

7.2
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The untold story of big-wave surfing in Ireland.

Director: Joel Conroy | Stars: Cillian Murphy, Kelly Slater, Richard Fitzgerald, Gabe Davies

Votes: 146

48. L.O.L (2010– )

30 min | Comedy

3.6
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An experimental pilot series featuring new comedy writer performers from the island of Irleand. This three part series brings together new comedy characters such as: Bad Cops, Under the ... See full summary »

Stars: Yasmine Akram, Micky Bartlett, Aisling Bea, Miche Doherty

Votes: 13

49. Walk the Line (2014–2015)

30 min | Documentary, History

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Star: Barra Best

50. Alex Higgins: The People's Champion (2010 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport

7.7
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The rise and fall of the former world snooker champion, Alex Higgins.

Director: Jason Bernard | Stars: James Nesbitt, Bill Borrows, Ann Brown, Steve Davis

Votes: 23


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