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Miss Marple (Joan Hickson)

Suggested by Brad Nelson • An elderly spinster living in the little village of St Mary Mead, Marple often stumbles upon murders which she helps solve. Considered a “nosy parker” by police, her reputation and unparalleled powers of observation eventually win them over.
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Nazi Mega Weapons

Suggested by Brad Nelson • The Nazis built some of the biggest and deadliest pieces of military hardware in history. Follow a group of experts on a dark journey through Europe’s mountains, forests and beaches to uncover engineering secrets that have lain hidden for decades. • Suggest a video • (131 views)

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Hitler’s Circle of Evil

Suggested by Brad Nelson • This is the story of the rise and fall of the Third Reich told like the drama it really was: through the personal relationships of the movers and shakers of the Nazi Party. • Suggest a video • (1337 views)

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The Man Who Knew Too Much

Suggested by Timothy Lane • A family vacationing in Morocco accidentally stumble onto an assassination plot. The conspirators are determined to prevent them from interfering. Includes Doris Day singing the Oscar-winning “Whatever Will Be, Will Be.”
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Endeavour

Suggested by Brad Nelson • Set in the 1960s, the show follows Endeavour Morse in his early years as a police constable. Working alongside his senior partner DI Fred Thursday, Morse engages in a number of investigations around Oxford. • Suggest a video • (25 views)

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Rumpole of the Bailey

Suggested by Brad Nelson • Horace Rumpole is an underpaid barrister who plies the courtrooms of the Old Bailey, London’s criminal court. He always defends although his trials have both victory and defeat in them, his acquitted clients are often angrier than those who are found guilty. • Suggest a video • (70 views)

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Theater of Blood

Suggested by Timothy Lane • A Shakespearean actor who, having attempted suicide and been saved by a group of homeless people, now takes a horrible revenge (based on scenes from the plays he starred in his final year) on his critics — even modifying one of the plays.
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Broadchurch

Suggested by Brad Nelson • A seemingly calm and friendly seaside town becomes a town wrapped in secrets when the death of an eleven year old boy sparks an unwanted media frenzy. • Suggest a video • (254 views)

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Getaway Plan (Plan de fuga)

Suggested by Brad Nelson • A thief, expert with a blowtorch, is hired by a group of the Russian mob for a bank assault. However, Victor isn’t sure that remaining an independent thief rather than playing with the big boys isn’t perhaps a better idea. • Suggest a video • (145 views)

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The Toys That Made Us

Suggested by Brad Nelson • The minds behind history’s most iconic toy franchises discuss the rise (and sometimes fall) of their billion-dollar creations. Even if you never played with Barbie dolls, the story behind them, and other toys, is fascinating. • Suggest a video • (274 views)

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Shetland

Suggested by Brad Nelson • They may be a small, isolated community, but various murder cases keep good-natured Detective Inspector Jimmy Perez busy in the breathtakingly beautiful Shetland Islands. Based on the best-selling Shetland novels by author Ann Cleeves.
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Manhunt: Unabomber

Suggested by Brad Nelson • Faced with few clues and an increasingly panicked public, the FBI calls on a new kind of profiler to help track down the infamous Unabomber.
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