Sunday, September 24th, 2017
Mini Series

Mini Series

Rosamunde Pilcher’s Shades of Love

Balnaird House, one of the most splendid estates in the Scottish Highlands, is the home of the ancient and venerable Aird family – and of a dark family secret: when the American businessman Conrad Tucker discovers a photo of Laura Aird, the family’s youngest daughter, in a magazine, his past ...

Moby Dick

Nantucket. The little island off the east coast of the United States is the capital of American whaling in 1850. Sailors, traders, harpooners – they all hope to make big money on land or on a whaler – and if not, then at least to have big adventures. One of ...

XIII: The Conspiracy

This adrenalin charged event mini series begins dramatically as the first female US President is shot dead by a sniper during her Independence Day speech. Three months later, a wounded man is washed up on a beach with no memory of his identity. The only clue is a tattoo on ...

The Virgin Queen

Vulnerable and imperious, passionate and unreachable, from teenage princess to accomplished queen, forever torn between duty and personal longing, the reign of Elizabeth I is exposed in lavish and spectacular style. Imprisoned in the Tower of London by her half-sister Queen Mary (BAFTA nominee Joanne Whalley, Jackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis), ...

To the Ends of the Earth

Embark on an epic journey of ruthless ambition, elusive love, and tragic misadventure, based on the award-winning sea trilogy by Nobel Laureate William Golding (Lord of the Flies). At the dawn of the 19th century, Edmund Talbot (Benedict Cumberbatch, Tipping the Velvet), a young, ambitious, and possessive young British aristocrat, ...

Shattered City

A miniseries of heroic proportions, Shattered City: The Halifax Explosion tells the incredible true story of Halifax, Nova Scotia, a city devastated by a massive explosion and its aftermath—a historic tragedy that became a living metaphor for a worldwide conflict. By 1917, the Great War had escalated beyond a scale ...

Pinocchio

This is the definitive adaptation of a masterpiece about a boy who learns how to be a son and a man who learns how to be a father. Set amongst the beautiful vistas of 19th Century Tuscany, Pinocchio is the tale of a young boy brought into the world by ...

New Worlds

A lavish new drama mini-series set in England and America in the 1680s. From the same Producers as the award winning The Devil’s Mistress (also available from Power), Elizabeth I and The White Queen. Starring Fifty Shades of Grey/The Fall’s Jamie Dornan, The White Queen’s Freya Mavor, Game of Thrones’ ...

Jessica

At the turn of the century, cast against the harsh landscape of the Australian outback, the resilience of the human spirit is about to be tested as never before. Adapted from the acclaimed novel by Australia’s best-selling author Bryce Courtenay (The Power of One), Jessica is the incredible true story ...

The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant

In the late eighteenth century, thousands of convicts were transported to the British penal colony of Botany Bay in Australia. Only one of them was brave enough to ever spearhead a successful escape. This is her inspiring true story. England, 1786. Impoverished twenty-one-year-old Mary (Romola Garai, Vanity Fair) is no ...

Gunpowder, Treason and Plot

Raised in the sanctuary of the French court, far from the dangers of her own country, nineteen-year-old Mary returns to her homeland of Scotland at the news of her mother’s death—and to rule as its queen. Possessing charm, beauty, and grace, the precocious Mary Queen of Scots (Clémence Poésy, Harry ...

The Diplomat

British diplomat Ian Porter (Dougray Scott) is apprehended at Heathrow airport in possession of 20 kilos of heroin. Porter’s unwillingness to co-operate leaves Scotland Yard Inspector Julie Hales (Rachael Blake) believing he is doing business with Russian arms and drugs trafficker Sergei Krousov (Don Hany). Unaware that Krousov has intentions ...

The Devil’s Mistress

In this dramatic tale of intrigue and lust we follow the trials and tribulations of the manipulative Angelica Fanshawe (Andrea Riseborough – Happy-Go-Lucky, Party Animals) as she exploits a country in crisis in a bid to better her own position. Set against the backdrop of the English Civil War, Angelica ...

Day of the Triffids

An epic and apocalyptic adaptation of John Wyndham’s best-selling novel; with an all-star cast including Dougray Scott, Joely Richardson, Brian Cox, Eddie Izzard,Vanessa Redgrave and Jason Priestley. Scientist Bill Masen (Dougray Scott), has dedicated his life’s work to the study of the complex plant species called Triffids, Genetically modified, they ...

Crusoe

An exhilarating adaptation of Daniel Defoe’s classic novel, Robinson Crusoe. This gripping adventure series finds Crusoe fighting for survival on a desert island with only his wits to protect him. We meet Robinson Crusoe as a young child, and follow his transition from boy to man, growing into a naïve ...

Casanova

Casanova (David Tennant – Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Bright Young Things) takes us from the decadent streets of the 18th Century Venice to the salons of pre-revolution Paris, and on to the London courts of George III, until a trip to Naples finally breaks Casanova’s heart. In ...

Blackout

All it takes is a glitch in the system of our lives to expose our deepest fears. What happens then? The answer comes in shock waves when an unprecedented conspiracy pitches the West Coast into total darkness. After being charged with hacking into the Pentagon security system, computer-whiz Josh Martin ...

Archangel

Maverick academic and soviet historian Fluke Kelso (Daniel Craig – Layer Cake, Road to Perdition), is expecting to leave Russia for good. That is, until a surprise visit from Papu Rapava, a former NKVD officer, reveals some information that could lead him to uncover one of Russia’s most closely guarded ...

Answered by Fire

In 1975, the Portuguese colony of Timor was occupied by Indonesian forces. Over the next two decades, hundreds of thousands of people lost their lives in an ongoing battle for independence. In 1999, in a UN-supervised referendum, the conflict zone of East Timor finally won its freedom as the world’s ...

Air Force One is Down

A fearless rogue soldier who makes his own rules, a former general driven by vengeance and the most powerful woman in the world become pawns in the deadliest contest of wills to ever be played on the world stage. The game begins now. For Captain Fergus Markey (Jeremy Sisto, Law ...