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Lie to Me
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Lie to Me
Jan 21 2009 at 09:00 PM
Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
A cynical researcher who's made a profession of interpreting facial expressions and body language to determine whether someone is telling the truth heads up a consulting firm that includes a perceptive, optimistic female clinical psychologist on whom he harbors a secret crush, a former TSA screener who
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Dollhouse
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Dollhouse
Feb 13 2009 at 09:00 PM
Action, Drama, Science-Fiction, Suspense, Mystery, Thriller
The show revolves around a corporation running numerous underground establishments across the globe which program individuals referred to as Actives with temporary personalities and skills. Wealthy clients hire Actives at great expense for various purposes. The series follows the Active known as Echo,
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Leverage
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Leverage
Dec 07 2008 at 10:00 PM
Action, Drama, Crime, Suspense, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Meet Nathan Ford, a former insurance investigator who spent his professional career dedicated to the company that refused a potentially life saving medical procedure for his son. Unemployed and teetering on the edge, Nate enlists the help of the best thieves and grifters in the business, and with their
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Eastbound & Down
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Eastbound & Down
Feb 15 2009 at 10:00 PM
Comedy, Drama, Sport
Relief Pitcher Kenny Powers was poised to rule the Big Leagues, but two things got in his way: his fading fastball and his insufferable personality. After a spectacular career flame-out, Kenny came home to Shelby, NC and picked up a job as a substitute gym teacher (mostly so his brother Dustin would
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Party Down
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Party Down
Feb 22 2009 at 10:00 PM
Comedy, Drama
"Party Down" follows a Los Angeles catering team - a sextet of Hollywood wannabes stuck working for tips while hoping for their "big break." Each episode of this half-hour comedy finds the hapless catering team working a new event - and inevitably getting tangled up with the colorful guests and their
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United States of Tara
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United States of Tara
Jan 18 2009 at 10:00 PM
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Tara Gregson is a wife and mother of two. Tara has dissociative identity disorder (DID). Whenever she is stressed, she transforms into one of her alternate personalities: wild and flirty teenager T; old-fashioned housewife Alice; and male, loud, beer-drinking Vietnam vet Buck (a fifth personality is
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Whitechapel
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Whitechapel
Feb 02 2009 at 09:00 PM
Crime, Mystery, Thriller
London 2008. A series of bloody, tragic and impossible crimes suggest someone is carrying out copycat Jack the Ripper murders 120 years after the killer first struck. The clock is ticking as the case turns into a hunt for an old adversary, with three unlikely heroes at the centre of it all.
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Childrens Hospital
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Childrens Hospital
Dec 08 2008 at 11:00 PM
Comedy
A hospital isn't a place for lazy people. It's a place for smart people who take care of people who aren't smart enough to keep themselves healthy. So begins Childrens Hospital, an all-new series that follows the lives, loves and laughs of a hospital staff.
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Limmy's Show!
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Limmy's Show!
Feb 18 2009 at 05:00 AM
Comedy
Enter the World of Limmy.



Scottish internet sensation Limmy makes the jump to TV in a brand new comedy half-hour that combines character pieces, arresting
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Law & Order: UK
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Law & Order: UK
Feb 23 2009 at 04:00 PM
Drama, Crime, Mystery
The longest running crime series in U.S. television history is making its way across the pond for a UK reworking. Series creator Dick Wolf is set to give Law & Order a makeover-for fans in the UK. Law & Order: UK promises to retain the grittiness of the original series, but be uniquely British.
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Paradise Cafe
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Paradise Cafe
Jan 06 2009 at 07:00 PM
Drama, Children
In the ancient times, on Paradise Island, an ancient hero named the Sea Born imprisoned an evil sea ghost called Ragnar in an underwater coral prison. Ragnar swore revenge against the Sea Born. Centuries later, Megan and Robbo move to Paradise Island along with their father to open a café.
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Important Things With Demetri Martin
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Important Things With Demetri Martin
Feb 11 2009 at 10:30 PM
Comedy
Comedian Demetri Martin brings his comic variety to his very own sketch show. In each episode, Demetri uses jokes, his own hair, stand up comedy, animation and music to compile a sketch about a different "important thing."
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Sonny With a Chance
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Sonny With a Chance
Feb 08 2009 at 08:00 PM
Comedy, Children, Family, Romance
Sonny Munroe makes the leap from the Midwest to Los Angeles to join the cast of "So Random!," the most popular sketch comedy TV show for kids and tweens. Her fellow young actors are resident teen queen Tawni, super suave Nico, gregarious funnyman Grady and quirky Zora. Now Sonny must somehow balance
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Meet the Browns
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Meet the Browns
Jan 07 2009 at 10:00 PM
Comedy
The series follows Leroy Brown as he transforms his inheritance — a dilapidated house — into Brown Meadows. It’s not the sprawling, green facility of geriatric dreams, but small, quaint and filled with quirky residents and employees struggling to keep their lives in order. Combine that with a lively
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The Electric Company
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The Electric Company
Jan 19 2009 at 07:00 PM
Comedy, Children, Family
One of public television's most popular children's programs gets a facelift for today's media-driven kids, boosting the interactive content, but the commendable goal of the program remains the same as it was in the '70s: reducing the literacy gap between low- and middle-income families and promoting
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The Beast
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The Beast
Jan 15 2009 at 07:00 PM
Action, Drama, Crime
A veteran F.B.I. Agent is assigned a new partner, unaware that he was recruited as a double agent to investigate his activities.
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Above Suspicion
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Above Suspicion
Jan 04 2009 at 05:00 PM
Drama, Crime, Suspense, Thriller
The murder of a young actress starts an investigation that uncovers on-screen tensions, a complex private life, controversial memoirs, and suspected abuse.
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Delocated
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Delocated
Feb 12 2009 at 10:30 AM
Comedy
In "Delocated", a family in the witness protection program are moved to New York City, but only under the restrictions that they wear ski masks on camera and surgically graft voice changing devices to their vocal cords. David's problems are exacerbated when his family leaves him over the idea and the
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James Gunn's Humanzee
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James Gunn's Humanzee
Dec 31 2008 at 07:00 PM
Comedy, Science-Fiction
HUMANZEE! – 50% Human, 50% Chimp, 100% Abomination – the outrageous new web show from the guys who brought you PG PORN.
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The Last Templar
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The Last Templar
Jan 25 2009 at 08:00 PM
Drama, Mini-Series
During a gala museum event featuring precious Vatican artifacts, a group of men posing as Templar knights stage a daring robbery. Their primary interest is in obtaining a mechanical decoding device that can supposedly decipher the location of the Templar treasure. Archaeologist Tess Chaykin reluctantly
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James Gunn's Sparky and Mikaela
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James Gunn's Sparky and Mikaela
Dec 31 2008
Comedy
The superhero crime fighting tale of a young girl and her best friend (who happens to be a raccoon).
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The Diary of Anne Frank
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The Diary of Anne Frank
Jan 05 2009 at 02:00 PM
Drama, History, War
Anne Frank started to write her diary on her 13th birthday in June 1942, just two weeks before she and her family were forced to go into hiding in Nazi occupied Holland.



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Aaron Stone
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Aaron Stone
Feb 13 2009 at 07:00 PM
Action, Children, Science-Fiction, Adventure, Family, Thriller
"Aaron Stone" is a new Action Adventure series scheduled to air in February 2009 when Disney launches their new TV network Disney XD. This original live-action series revolves around a 21 year-old who becomes a real life version of an online game crime fighter. The series stars include Kelly Blatz as
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The Legend of Dick and Dom
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The Legend of Dick and Dom
Jan 02 2009 at 07:00 PM
Comedy, Children, Family
Two brothers embark on a very silly journey to find a cure to the disease that is infecting Bottomworld.
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Demons
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Demons
Jan 03 2009 at 02:45 PM
Action, Fantasy, Adventure, Thriller
A contemporary twist on the legacy of Bram Stoker’s Dracula, this series is set in modern-day London and focuses on the last descendant of the Van Helsing line - and his destiny.
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Star-ving
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Star-ving
Jan 16 2009 at 07:00 PM
Comedy
David Faustino is a has-been TV actor just going about the affairs of his "normal" everyday life. Often with his friend, another TV has-been actor, Corrin Nemec. And the usual order of his "normal" everyday life is that things constantly get completely screwed up and worse.
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Show Me Show Me
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Show Me Show Me
Jan 22 2009 at 05:00 AM
Children, Family
Show Me Show Me is an enchanting and entertaining programme which explores the magic of the every day. CBeebies favourites, Chris Jarvis and Pui Fan Lee, invite children to pick up their toys and join them in a playground high in the sky.



At
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Plinkett Reviews
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Plinkett Reviews
Dec 12 2008 at 07:00 PM
Comedy
Elderly psychopath Harry S. Plinkett dissects a variety of movies using a blend of skilled film critique and surreal black comedy. All reviews are interspersed with footage of Plinkett's mentally unbalanced "extracurricular activities" which include imprisoning hookers in his basement and shootouts with
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Jack Hunter
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Jack Hunter
Dec 23 2008 at 07:00 PM
Action, Mini-Series, Adventure
Exciting treasure hunt in beautiful and dangerous Syria, Turkey and Egypt. High speed action and romance. Jack Hunter & The Lost Treasure of Ugarit is an action packed miniseries that follows the adventures of a present day treasure hunter as he tries to uncover the location of The Star of Ugarit - an
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Trust Me
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Trust Me
Jan 26 2009 at 09:00 PM
Drama
Set against the backdrop of the high-pressure world of advertising, Mason (Eric McCormack) and Conner (Tom Cavanagh) are a pair of ad men who, although they differ greatly in their approach to their work and their lives, are better together than they are apart. Mason, an art director, is a responsible,
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Crooked House
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Crooked House
Dec 22 2008 at 05:30 PM
Fantasy, Mini-Series, Suspense, Horror, Mystery
A ghost story about a cursed house. The cursed house - Geap Manor - weaves together three ghost stories set during Georgian times, the 1920s and the present day.
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Live From the Artists Den
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Live From the Artists Den
Feb 01 2009 at 07:00 PM
Musical
A weekly music series featuring extraordinary artists performing in extraordinary settings.



Produced for WNET.ORG, and distributed nationally by "American
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The CollegeHumor Show
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The CollegeHumor Show
Feb 08 2009 at 09:30 PM
Comedy
What happens when that "real world" our parents warned us about never quite comes to pass?



"The CollegeHumor Show" is a new scripted comedy series written
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Free Agents
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Free Agents
Feb 13 2009 at 05:00 PM
Comedy, Drama, Mini-Series
This new six-part comedy stars Stephen Mangan, Sharon Horgan and Anthony Head.



Alex is a talent agent suffering the emotional fall-out from his divorce.
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FM
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FM
Feb 25 2009 at 05:30 AM
Comedy
FM is a British sitcom airing on ITV2, starring Chris O’Dowd (The I.T. Crowd) and Kevin Bishop (Star Stories). The first episode aired on February 25, 2009 and the series will run for 6 episodes. The show features music from up-and-coming artists and guest stars from the music industry. The first episode
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Moses Jones
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Moses Jones
Feb 02 2009 at 04:00 PM
Drama, Mini-Series, Crime, Thriller
The story begins when a wave of violence hits London following the discovery of the bizarrely mutilated body of a man in the Thames. First appearances suggest a witchcraft killing. But the dark reality is more complicated – and even more frightening. Assigned to the case is young, hopeful DS Dan Twentyman
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Grandpa In My Pocket
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Grandpa In My Pocket
Feb 10 2009 at 12:30 PM
Children
Grandpa lives with his family in a beautiful seaside town called Sunnysands. Everyone thinks he spends all his time stuck in his armchair, but he has a magic shrinking cap which only his grandson, Jason, knows about. When Grandpa puts his cap on, he becomes small enough to fit into Jason's pocket, not
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Internet Comment Etiquette
Feb 17 2009
Comedy
Internet Comment Etiquette with Erik is a comedy channel created by Erik Hoffstad. The channel focuses on teaching viewers how to properly post comments on the internet. The show was originally on Erik's former channel, letsGOtoCLASS, before becoming its own series.
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James Turner
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James Turner
Feb 19 2009 at 03:00 PM
Comedy
James Turner and plays The Sims, casual games, and more.
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Total Emergency
Jan 08 2009 at 07:00 PM
For the first time on television all three major emergency services in one of Britain's biggest cities have been followed by dozens of cameras - giving a unique and comprehensive view of the work of the men and women who keep Sheffield safe.
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Ladies of Letters
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Ladies of Letters
Feb 03 2009 at 06:10 PM
Comedy, Drama
Based on the books and Radio 4 series written by Carole Hayman and Lou Wakefield, Ladies of Letters transfers to the small screen in this new 10-part adaptation.



Irene
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Radio 2 In Concert
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Radio 2 In Concert
Jan 31 2009 at 03:00 PM
Musical
BBC Radio 2's 'In Concert' series, featuring household names performing exclusively for Radio 2, repeated on BBC TV.
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Love Shuffle
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Love Shuffle
Jan 16 2009 at 10:00 PM
Comedy, Drama
Usami Kei is a salaryman who has risen in status due to his engagement with Mei, the wealthy daughter of his company's president. Shortly after she breaks off the engagement, a power failure leaves him stuck in the elevator of his apartment building. Trapped with him are three others living on the same
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Katy Brand's Big Ass Show
Dec 13 2008 at 07:00 PM
Comedy
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Life of Riley
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Life of Riley
Jan 08 2009 at 03:00 PM
Comedy, Children
Life Of Riley is a sitcom written by Georgia Pritchett. Maddy has got got married again and finds herself having to deal with her own children, step children and in laws.
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Richard Hammond's Blast Lab
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Richard Hammond's Blast Lab
Jan 03 2009 at 07:00 PM
Children
Richard Hammond’s Blast Lab is based in the surreal, and fictional, world of Hammond’s top secret underground laboratory and YOU are invited to join him there LIVE!



Each
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Hunter
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Hunter
Jan 18 2009 at 04:00 PM
Drama, Mini-Series
This sequel to the mesmerising Five Days takes two of the police officers from that, Detective Sergeant Amy Foster and Detective Superintendent Iain Barclay, into the environs of a brand new case.
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Time of our Lives
Jan 01 2009 at 05:00 PM
Sport
Presented by Jeff Stelling, the show offers a series of considered, nostalgic discussions featuring true legends of the game.



Jeff will reminisce with guests,
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Taglia & Cuci
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Taglia & Cuci
Dec 23 2008 at 09:15 PM
Comedy
Il titolo della sitcom deriva dai soprannomi dei due protagonisti: Salvatore Mancuso (Giovanni Cacioppo) è detto Taglia per i suoi modi spicci, netti e brutali, mentre Luigi Gherardo Sciacca (Mago Forest) è Cuci, perché diplomatico, accomodante e certosino.

Salvatore
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Les Grands Debats
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Les Grands Debats
Jan 03 2009 at 06:00 PM
Comedy
Des discussions profondes et engagées sur les plus grands sujets de notre société
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Cowards
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Cowards
Jan 20 2009 at 10:00 PM
Comedy
Cowards is a new 4-man sketch show packed with surprise and invention.



The team of Tom Basden, Stefan Golaszewski, Tim Key and Lloyd Woolf have honed their
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We Need Answers
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We Need Answers
Feb 12 2009 at 05:00 PM
Comedy
Anarchic comedy game show in which all the questions are sent in by members of the public.
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The Victorinos
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The Victorinos
Jan 01 2009 at 10:00 PM
Action, Romance
Three Victorinos - who were born on the same day, year, month and hour - will be united by the same fate. The day they meet in the place where they were born, one of them will die. Find out which of the three will have a tragic end!
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Prime 9
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Prime 9
Jan 05 2009 at 07:00 PM
Sport
Prime 9 is a countdown show that chronicles the very best in baseball. Why 9? That's baseball: 9 players, 9 innings, Prime 9.
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Israel: A Journey Through Time
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Israel: A Journey Through Time
Jan 01 2009 at 07:00 PM
A new and exciting six-part documentary series. Filmed entirely in Israel, this new series offers a Christian perspective on the history of the Jewish people from Abraham to Armageddon. Through vivid imagery of her Land and people, you will see Israel and the Jewish people as you have never seen them
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Michael Waddell's Bone Collector
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Michael Waddell's Bone Collector
Dec 31 2008
Sport
Hosts Michael Waddell, Nick Mundt and Travis "T-Bone" Turner take you across the globe in the enthralling "warts and all" style that hunters and outdoor enthusiats have come to know and love.
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Re:Joyce!
Jan 11 2009 at 03:00 PM
Comedy
Maureen Lipman recreates her acclaimed stage celebration of the work of the late Joyce Grenfell. The show is an affectionate look at one of the nation's best-loved entertainers, and Lipman pays a very personal homage to her childhood heroine through her inventive monologues and songs.
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Half Moon Investigations
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Half Moon Investigations
Jan 05 2009 at 04:35 PM
Children
Based on award-winning children's author Eoin Colfer's best-selling book, school boy turned private detective, Fletcher "Half" Moon (Rory Elrick), gets to work solving mysteries and fighting for justice in Half Moon Investigations.



Newly
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Beehive
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Beehive
Dec 03 2008 at 10:30 PM
Comedy, Erotica
A new all-female sketch series featuring the writing and performing talents of four hotly tipped new comics - Alice Lowe, Sarah Kendall, Barunka O'Shaughnessy and Clare Thomson.



The
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Minder
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Minder
Feb 04 2009 at 04:00 PM
Drama
This new, updated version of one of the British comedy drama greats comes to Five. The six-part drama starring Shane Richie as Archie Daley, Arthur Daley’s nephew, and Lex Shrapnel as Archie’s ’minder’ Jamie Cartwright, plus a host of special guest stars in each episode.



Minder
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Al Murray's Multiple Personality Disorder
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Al Murray's Multiple Personality Disorder
Feb 27 2009 at 04:30 PM
Comedy
Al Murray's Multiple Personality Disorder is a comedy sketch series. Each episode sees Al Murray in a variety of short sketches with different celebrity guests.
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Sandra's Money Saving Meals
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Sandra's Money Saving Meals
Jan 10 2009 at 07:00 PM
Well-known for her trademark Semi-Homemade Cooking style, Sandra Lee now has her sights set on saving money! Her new daytime cooking series, Sandra's Money Saving Meals, features incredible budget-friendly recipes for every day of the week, all based on her "triple A factor" of being accessible, aspirational
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One Night Only
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One Night Only
Dec 20 2008 at 07:00 PM
Mini-Series
For One Night Only is presented by two different hosts each week and they are joined by different music and comedy acts.
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Drama Queenz
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Drama Queenz
Dec 14 2008
Comedy, Drama
DRAMA QUEENZ is a hit comedy web series about three friends and roommates dealing with life, love, & auditioning in New York City.



Each webisode focuses
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... Sings
Feb 13 2009 at 07:00 PM
BBC archive performances of cover versions
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Stella Shorts
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Stella Shorts
Dec 15 2008
Comedy
The Stella shorts are a collection of short films by the comedy group Stella. The short films were produced and written by Michael Showalter, Michael Ian Black, David Wain, who also star in the shorts with a number of guest actors.
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Trev Gowdy's Monster Fish
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Trev Gowdy's Monster Fish
Jan 01 2009
Sport
America's sportsman Trev Gowdy and famed international angler Dennis Braid span the globe in search of the largest and most unusual species of fish on rod and reel.
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Folk America at the Barbican
Jan 23 2009
Musical
London concerts centring on American folk music from the 1920s to the 1960s
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Taken
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Taken
Jan 30 2009
Action, Thriller
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TOTP2 at Christmas
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TOTP2 at Christmas
Dec 22 2008 at 07:00 PM
Mini-Series
Series of editions of TOTP2 featuring the very best pop music from the BBC archives
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Insanity
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Insanity
Jan 01 2009 at 12:00 AM
Sport
INSANITY is one of the best workouts you’ve ever seen. No weights, no gym, just results. Keep pushing your limits and your body has to adapt. That’s how you get in such insane shape in just 60 days.
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The Joker Blogs
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The Joker Blogs
Dec 14 2008
Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
The following recordings are for the expressed purpose of medical research and is the sole ownership of Gotham City's Arkham Asylum Psychiatric Rehabilitation Program staff and facilities. Doctor H. Quinzel is currently responsible for the video sessions for Patient #4479 and are intended for her viewing
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Myths
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Myths
Jan 10 2009 at 07:00 PM
Drama
"What is Myths?" we hear you cry! Well, in a nutshell, Myths is a series of six short episodes based on the Ancient Greek Myths. Each episode focuses on a different myth and has been interpreted into a modern-day tale, telling the story of a group of teenagers living in the fictional English village