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1. The Daily Show (1996– )

22 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

8.5
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Providing comedy/news in the tradition of TV Nation and SNL's Weekend Update, Comedy Central's Daily Show reports on the foibles and of the real world with a satirical edge. In addition to ... See full summary »

Stars: Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, Trevor Noah, John Oliver

Votes: 41,318

2. Partition: The Day India Burned (2007 TV Movie)

90 min | History

8.5
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Documentary about the effects of Britain's withdrawal from India in 1947 which triggered one of the biggest migrations in history. 15 million were displaced and more than a million lost ... See full summary »

Director: Ricardo Pollack | Star: Chiwetel Ejiofor

Votes: 68

3. Film '72 (1971– )
Episode: Episode dated 3 October 2005 (2005)

Talk-Show

8.5
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Director: Bex Palmer | Stars: Jonathan Ross, Morena Baccarin, Adam Baldwin, Orlando Bloom

Votes: 13

4. The Shadow Line (2011)
Episode: Episode #1.5 (2011)

52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Bede starts an affair with Petra,Peter Glickman's girlfriend whilst Glickman himself,now posing as Paul Donnelly,a watch-maker in Dublin,lures Gatehouse to a showdown which both survive and... See full summary »

Director: Hugo Blick | Stars: Nathan Osgood, Frank Dunne, Antony Sher, Ciaran Dowd

Votes: 77

5. The Shadow Line (2011)
Episode: Episode #1.6 (2011)

59 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Glickman meets Gabriel,telling him that Gatehouse will give him the answers he needs but to beware that Gatehouse will use his 'secrets' to hurt him. Gabriel assumes that this means his ... See full summary »

Director: Hugo Blick | Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Simon Chandler, Clare Calbraith, Rachel Bavidge

Votes: 77

6. The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005–2015)

40 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

8.3
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Making a satire out of the entire Late Night Show concept Scotsman Craig Ferguson hosts his show with a robot skeleton and a "horse" as his sidekicks. The show features the stereotypical parts of a Late Show, but all in their own, raw way.

Stars: Craig Ferguson, Shadoe Stevens, Josh Robert Thompson, Joseph Bolter

Votes: 9,749

7. The Shadow Line (2011)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Detective Inspector Jonah Gabriel returns to work after a botched operation that resulted in him sustaining a near-fatal bullet wound. It may be his first day back on the job but he's soon ... See full summary »

Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Christopher Eccleston, Kierston Wareing, Richard Lintern

Votes: 3,666

8. The Shadow Line (2011)
Episode: Episode #1.2 (2011)

52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Bede is told that Harvey Wratten owed a million pounds to Turkish drugs importer for a lost delivery and proposes a new deal to the Turk,smuggling drugs into the country in Arum lilies,... See full summary »

Director: Hugo Blick | Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Nadine Marshall, Malcolm Storry, Anjela Lauren Smith

Votes: 85

9. The Shadow Line (2011)
Episode: Episode #1.4 (2011)

59 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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After refusing to accede to his ex-mistress's request that he tell his pregnant wife about her Gabriel gets a visit from Beatty,who turns out to be a customs officer. He tells Gabriel that ... See full summary »

Director: Hugo Blick | Stars: Freddie Fox, Christopher Adamson, Alastair Galbraith, Robert Pugh

Votes: 75

10. 12 Years a Slave (2013)

16 | 134 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.1
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96 Metascore

In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery.

Director: Steve McQueen | Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Kenneth Williams, Michael Fassbender, Brad Pitt

Votes: 562,583 | Gross: $56.67M

11. Conan (2010– )

42 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

8.1
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Conan O'Brien and his co-host Andy Richter discuss current news topics and interview celebrities and personalities.

Stars: Conan O'Brien, Andy Richter, Jimmy Vivino and the Basic Cable Band, Jimmy Vivino

Votes: 20,344

12. The Shadow Line (2011)
Episode: Episode #1.3 (2011)

51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Bede begins his business with Babur the Turk to provide financial care for his wife,whose condition is worsening. Gatehouse persuades Andy to meet Wratten,telling him he 'messed up'. After ... See full summary »

Director: Hugo Blick | Stars: Tobi Bakare, Stephen Rea, Rafe Spall, Bryony Afferson

Votes: 77

13. Canterbury Tales (2003)
Episode: The Knight's Tale (2003)

12 | 52 min | Drama

8.1
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Cell-mates Ace and Paul have been best friends since childhood but the arrival at their prison of attractive civilian teacher Emily drives a wedge between them when both lads fall for her. ... See full summary »

Director: Marc Munden | Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Paddy Fletcher, Stephen Tallett, Keeley Hawes

Votes: 45

14. The Martian (2015)

12 | 144 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

8.0
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80 Metascore

An astronaut becomes stranded on Mars after his team assume him dead, and must rely on his ingenuity to find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive.

Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, Kate Mara

Votes: 656,074 | Gross: $228.43M

15. Children of Men (2006)

16 | 109 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.9
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84 Metascore

In 2027, in a chaotic world in which women have become somehow infertile, a former activist agrees to help transport a miraculously pregnant woman to a sanctuary at sea.

Director: Alfonso Cuarón | Stars: Julianne Moore, Clive Owen, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Caine

Votes: 421,464 | Gross: $35.55M

16. Serenity (2005)

12 | 119 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.9
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74 Metascore

The crew of the ship Serenity try to evade an assassin sent to recapture one of their members who is telepathic.

Director: Joss Whedon | Stars: Nathan Fillion, Gina Torres, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Alan Tudyk

Votes: 266,286 | Gross: $25.51M

17. The Oscars (2014 TV Special)

175 min | Comedy, Music

7.9
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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences celebrates the year's achievements in film.

Director: Hamish Hamilton | Stars: Ellen DeGeneres, Anne Hathaway, Barkhad Abdi, Bradley Cooper

Votes: 3,700

18. British Airways Safety Video: Director's Cut (2017)

6 min | Short

7.9
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Features celebrity personalities reading through the safety procedures for flying BA and encouraging people to donate to Comic Relief by putting loose change in any currency into the Flying Start envelope.

Stars: Gillian Anderson, Rowan Atkinson, Jim Broadbent, Rob Brydon

Votes: 179

19. American Gangster (2007)

16 | 157 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.8
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76 Metascore

An outcast New York City cop is charged with bringing down Harlem drug lord Frank Lucas, whose real life inspired this partly biographical film.

Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Josh Brolin

Votes: 360,775 | Gross: $130.16M

20. Dancing on the Edge (2013)
Episode: Episode #1.2 (2013)

61 min | Drama

7.8
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With Wesley gone Louis is disappointed at the band's lack of progress,then Mr Donaldson arranges for them to play at a funeral organized by reclusive Lady Cremone,a dedicated jazz fan and ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Poliakoff | Stars: Matthew Goode, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Luc Hutter, Ruth Gemmell

Votes: 62

21. Dancing on the Edge (2013)
Episode: Episode #1.3 (2013)

89 min | Drama

7.8
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Interviewed by the police about the attack on Jessie Louis tells them that he saw Julian fleeing the scene but Pamela is insistent he was in Paris and asks Stanley to contact him with the ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Poliakoff | Stars: Matthew Goode, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Angel Coulby, Pascaline Crêvecoeur

Votes: 54

22. The Shadow Line (2011)
Episode: Episode #1.7 (2011)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Khokar is forced to retire after Gabriel rumbles that he had Petra try and kill Gatehouse. Gabriel is summoned by the retired Commander Penney who tells him that Counterpoint was a scheme ... See full summary »

Director: Hugo Blick | Stars: Kierston Wareing, Eve Best, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Ace Bhatti

Votes: 74

23. Murder in Mind (2001–2003)
Episode: Teacher (2001)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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After killing a rent boy in a struggle, a respectable head teacher turns to his quick-witted daughter for help.

Director: Coky Giedroyc | Stars: David Suchet, Gillian Kearney, Richard Ridings, Chiwetel Ejiofor

Votes: 56

24. Film '72 (1971– )

30 min | Talk-Show

7.7
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The BBC's flagship cinema review television programme featuring reviews of new releases, news items and interviews. The title of the programme changes each year to incorporate the year of broadcast.

Stars: Barry Norman, Danny Leigh, Claudia Winkleman, Jonathan Ross

Votes: 399

25. Ares III: Refocused (2016 Video)

17 min | Documentary, Short, Adventure

7.7
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This is a faux-documentary about the rescue of Mark Watney, featuring some of the actors from the movie in-character in 'talking head' interview segments.

Stars: Sean Bean, Jeff Daniels, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Jessica Chastain

Votes: 25

26. The Ultimate Heist: Making 'Inside Man' (2006 TV Movie)

23 min | Documentary

7.7
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Behind the scenes look at the compelling new thriller INSIDE MAN starring Clive Owen, Denzel Washington and Jodie Foster, exploring the challenge of attempting to pull off the perfect heist.

Director: Simon Sleap | Stars: Spike Lee, Denzel Washington, Jodie Foster, Clive Owen

Votes: 32

27. The John Akii Bua Story: An African Tragedy (2008)

90 min | Documentary

7.7
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At the Munich Olympics of 1972, John Akii Bua, from the impoverished African country of Uganda, powered round the inside lane in the 400m hurdles, past the English favourite, and reigning ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Gordon | Stars: John Bosco, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Samuel Ibanda, Keloy Kemigisha

Votes: 20

28. The Shadow Line (2011)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2011)

49 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Drugs baron Harvey Wratten and his unstable nephew Jay are released from prison on a Royal pardon - Jay going for associate Bob Harris for suggesting that they earned their freedom by ... See full summary »

Director: Hugo Blick | Stars: John Heffernan, David Schofield, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Malcolm Quiggin

Votes: 100

29. Dancing on the Edge (2013)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2013)

90 min | Drama

7.7
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London,1933:-Panic-stricken jazz band leader Louis Lester asks his friend, music journalist Stanley Mitchell, to help him flee the country. Eighteen months previously Louis and his band are... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Poliakoff | Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Allan Corduner, Jenna Coleman, Matthew Goode

Votes: 82

30. Love Actually (2003)

AL | 135 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.6
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55 Metascore

Follows the lives of eight very different couples in dealing with their love lives in various loosely interrelated tales all set during a frantic month before Christmas in London, England.

Director: Richard Curtis | Stars: Hugh Grant, Martine McCutcheon, Liam Neeson, Laura Linney

Votes: 380,313 | Gross: $59.70M

31. Inside Man (2006)

12 | 129 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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76 Metascore

A police detective, a bank robber, and a high-power broker enter high-stakes negotiations after the criminal's brilliant heist spirals into a hostage situation.

Director: Spike Lee | Stars: Denzel Washington, Clive Owen, Jodie Foster, Christopher Plummer

Votes: 309,062 | Gross: $88.51M

32. Murder in Mind (2001–2003)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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Each episode of this anthology drama has a murderous theme with twist being that the action is followed from the point of view of the killer.

Stars: Tim Healy, Jackie Fielding, Reece Dinsdale, Keeley Hawes

Votes: 225

33. Charlie Rose (1991– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

7.6
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Charlie Rose interviews noteworthy people in fields including politics and government, business and economics, science and technology, media, sports and the arts.

Stars: Charlie Rose, Mark Halperin, Al Hunt, Thomas Friedman

Votes: 810

34. Trust (2003– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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The series revolves around a corporate law team led by partner Stephen Bradley, a maverick lawyer who often finds sense in apparently senseless argument.

Stars: Robson Green, Sarah Parish, Neil Stuke, Chiwetel Ejiofor

Votes: 130

35. Doctor Strange (2016)

12 | 115 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

7.5
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72 Metascore

While on a journey of physical and spiritual healing, a brilliant neurosurgeon is drawn into the world of the mystic arts.

Director: Scott Derrickson | Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Benedict Wong

Votes: 474,777 | Gross: $232.64M

36. Dancing on the Edge (2013)

Drama

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Set in the 1930s, a black Jazz band rises in fame and popularity while becoming entangled in an intricate web of intrigue, mystery & suspense with the elite of London society.

Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Matthew Goode, Joanna Vanderham, Wunmi Mosaku

Votes: 2,280

37. Wimbledon (1937– )

Sport

7.5
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Live BBC coverage of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships at the All England Club.

Stars: Sue Barker, John McEnroe, Andy Murray, Tim Henman

Votes: 81

38. The Red Nose Day Special (2017 TV Special)

Comedy, Music

7.5
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Celebrities and musicians hold a one night only fund for children in poverty.

Director: Ryan Polito | Stars: Ben Affleck, Rowan Atkinson, Jack Black, Orlando Bloom

Votes: 12

39. The Daily Show (1996– )
Episode: Chiwetel Ejiofor (2013)

22 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

7.5
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Actor Chiwetel Ejiofor visits The Daily Show to talk about his new movie "12 Years a Slave."

Director: Chuck O'Neil | Stars: Jon Stewart, Chiwetel Ejiofor

Votes: 32

40. Dirty Pretty Things (2002)

12 | 97 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.4
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78 Metascore

An illegal Nigerian immigrant discovers the unpalatable side of London life.

Director: Stephen Frears | Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Audrey Tautou, Sophie Okonedo, Sergi López

Votes: 38,223 | Gross: $8.11M

41. Talk to Me (2007)

6 | 118 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.4
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69 Metascore

The story of Washington D.C. radio personality Ralph "Petey" Greene, an ex-con who became a popular talk show host and community activist in the 1960s.

Director: Kasi Lemmons | Stars: Don Cheadle, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Bruce McFee, Mike Epps

Votes: 8,983 | Gross: $4.47M

42. Canterbury Tales (2003)

12 | 52 min | Drama

7.4
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An adaptation of six of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales in a modern setting.

Stars: Nikki Amuka-Bird, Rob Brown, Chiwetel Ejiofor, James Nesbitt

Votes: 340

43. Children of Men: Visions of the Future (2007 TV Movie)

30 min | Documentary

7.4
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Stars: Marc Abraham, Clare-Hope Ashitey, Michael Caine, Alfonso Cuarón

Votes: 74

44. Fallen Empire: Making 'American Gangster' (2008 Video)

80 min | Documentary

7.4
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Director: Charles de Lauzirika | Stars: Richie Roberts, Ridley Scott, Frank Lucas, Denzel Washington

Votes: 44

45. The Long Way Home: Making the Martian (2016)

80 min | Documentary

7.4
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A long form documentary on the making of Ridley Scott's film, "The Martian," featuring interviews with its cast and crew.

Director: Charles de Lauzirika | Stars: Jessica Chastain, Matt Damon, Jeff Daniels, Chiwetel Ejiofor

Votes: 10

46. Dancing on the Edge (2013)
Episode: Episode #1.4 (2013)

89 min | Drama

7.4
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Using Sarah's private photographs Stanley compiles a special edition of 'Music Express' glorifying Jessie's career and Masterson arranges a lavish wake where Louis is puzzled by Julian's ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Poliakoff | Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Matthew Goode, Wunmi Mosaku, Angel Coulby

Votes: 53

47. Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003– )
Episode: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford/Gonzo the Muppet/Fitz and the Tantrums (2014)

Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

7.4
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Director: Jonathan Kimmel | Stars: Jimmy Kimmel, Barkhad Abdi, Amy Adams, Sandra Bullock

Votes: 7

48. Amistad (1997)

16 | 155 min | Drama, History

7.3
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63 Metascore

In 1839, the revolt of Mende captives aboard a Spanish owned ship causes a major controversy in the United States when the ship is captured off the coast of Long Island. The courts must decide whether the Mende are slaves or legally free.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Djimon Hounsou, Matthew McConaughey, Anthony Hopkins, Morgan Freeman

Votes: 64,945 | Gross: $44.18M

49. The 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards (2010 TV Special)

Comedy, Music, News

7.3
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Welcome to the 67th annual Golden Globe Awards, and your host, Ricky Gervais. You may know him as the man who created The Office, he notes. Or, no you don't, you think Steve Carell created ... See full synopsis »

Director: Chris Donovan | Stars: Ricky Gervais, Amy Adams, Jane Adams, Christina Aguilera

Votes: 421

50. Doctor Strange: Across Time and Space (2017 Video)

13 min | Documentary, Short

7.3
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Fight choreography, the blend of styles, movement art, wire work, the blend of practical and digital effects, recreating the comics' textural richness, crafting key elements, and more.

Stars: Tilda Swinton, Mads Mikkelsen, Jonathan Eusebio, Zara Phythian

Votes: 44



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