The BEST episodes directed by Peter Duffell

Five Go Off in a Caravan
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8.84
58 votes

#1 - Five Go Off in a Caravan

The Famous Five (1978) - Season 1 - Episode 6

What is Uncle Quentin up to, all alone on Kirrin Island? He won't let anyone visit, not even George and the rest of the famous Five. But Uncle Quentin isn't really alone on the island—someone is watching his every move.

Five on Finniston Farm
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8.44
55 votes

#2 - Five on Finniston Farm

The Famous Five (1978) - Season 1 - Episode 13

There is a ruined castle on Finniston Farm, but only the dungeons remain and no one knows where they are! The Famous Five are determined to find them, and whatever else is hidden inside, but someone else wants to find out too. Can the Five get there first?

The Forever Beetle
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8.00
2 votes

#3 - The Forever Beetle

Space Precinct - Season 1 - Episode 22

A bug containing a healing chemistry is stolen from a company lab. The thief is Tommy Murphy, Brogan's best friend from his NYPD days, who happens to pay a visit to his former colleague.

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Five Go to Smuggler's Top (2)
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7.93
29 votes

#4 - Five Go to Smuggler's Top (2)

The Famous Five (1978) - Season 1 - Episode 5

Part 2: Can there still be smugglers at Smuggler's Top? The Famous Five go to stay at the large old house, and discover lots of brilliant hiding places, even underground tunnels! Then they catch people signalling out to sea—who are they?

Five go to Kirrin Island (2)
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7.92
90 votes

#5 - Five go to Kirrin Island (2)

The Famous Five (1978) - Season 1 - Episode 2

Part 2: There's a shipwreck off Kirrin Island, but where's the treasure? The Five are on the trail, looking for clues... but they're not alone and time is running out.

Last Bus to Woodstock
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7.84
121 votes

#6 - Last Bus to Woodstock

Inspector Morse - Season 2 - Episode 4

A young secretary is found dead in a pub car park. Morse suspects murder and uncovers a complex web of relationships - passion and corruption, lies and unhappiness.

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Five go to Kirrin Island (1)
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7.78
119 votes

#7 - Five go to Kirrin Island (1)

The Famous Five (1978) - Season 1 - Episode 1

There's a shipwreck off Kirrin Island, but where's the treasure? The Five are on the trail, looking for clues... but they're not alone and time is running out.

Five Go to Smuggler's Top (1)
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7.78
32 votes

#8 - Five Go to Smuggler's Top (1)

The Famous Five (1978) - Season 1 - Episode 4

1: Can there still be smugglers at Smuggler's Top? The Famous Five go to stay at the large old house, and discover lots of brilliant hiding places, even underground tunnels! Then they catch people signalling out to sea—who are they?

The Memory Man
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7.11
9 votes

#9 - The Memory Man

Tales of the Unexpected - Season 6 - Episode 2

Colin Mearns, called 'the memory man', is going through a very thin patch. Out of funds and facing the loss of Mary, his gorgeous girlfriend, he advertises for customers and agrees to help Charlie Krebs, an obviously shady character, to remember the number of a station locker. But then Mearns gets curious and wonders if he might be missing his only chance to make a fortune...

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Two Against the Rock
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7.00
3 votes

#10 - Two Against the Rock

Space Precinct - Season 1 - Episode 12

While transporting a prisoner to the space prison known as the Rock, Officers Haldane and Castle come across a plot to release a notorious ganglord.

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Friends
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7.00
4 votes

#11 - Friends

Space Precinct - Season 1 - Episode 17

Jack Haldane realises his personal feelings for Jane Castle, when she is taken hostage by anarchists in return for the release of one of their comrades.

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Smelter Skelter
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7.00
2 votes

#12 - Smelter Skelter

Space Precinct - Season 1 - Episode 18

When Sally and Liz Brogan witness a jewellry store robbery at first hand, the ensuing police investigation leads to agang with a weapon which fires sub-atomic particles that break up the structure of matter.

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The Winged Avenger
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6.47
103 votes

#13 - The Winged Avenger

The Avengers - Season 5 - Episode 6

Is a creature that can walk up walls clawing to death ruthless and powerful men? Does it have anything to do with Professor Poole's invention of boots that let you walk on the ceiling, or with cartoon superhero the Winged Avenger?

The Witness
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6.25
4 votes

#14 - The Witness

Space Precinct - Season 1 - Episode 15

Sergeant Fredo's daughter Estes is placed in danger when she is able to read the thoughts of rampaging serial killer in Demeter City.

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