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Finders Keepers (2024)Finders Keepers (2024)
Channel 5, 2024 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.9/5

Keen detectorist Martin (Morrissey) and his wheeler dealer soon to be son-in-law Ashley (Buckley) who, while on a boys bonding trip in the idyllic fields of rural Somerset, discover a hoard of buried Saxon treasure worth millions. Legally, they should declare it, but Ashley spots an opportunity to look after number one, and as pressures are building at home with his wife Anne (Ripley), straight arrow Martin can't help but have his head turned.


Inside the World's Toughest PrisonsInside the World's Toughest Prisons
Channel 5, 2016 Running | Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.8/5

Join Paul Connolly as he delves into the gritty world of the toughest prisons across the globe. From the inside, he exposes the harsh realities of life behind bars. Experience the raw and unfiltered truth of prison life, as Connolly navigates some of the most notorious and dangerous prisons in the world. Brace yourself for an eye-opening journey into the world of incarceration.


The Catch (2023)The Catch (2023)
Channel 5, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 2/5

Set against the hauntingly beautiful coastline of the west of England, The Catch introduces us to Ed Collier, a proud husband, father and local fisherman determined to do whatever it takes to keep his family together. But when a rich, handsome younger man enters daughter, Abbie's, life and threatens to take her away from him, Ed finds his life spiralling out of control. Secrets and lies are exposed with every twist and turn but will Ed discover the truth about his daughter's new boyfriend before it's too late?   


Witness No. 3Witness No. 3
Channel 5, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3/5

Jodie is a single mum who runs a hairdressing salon. One day at work, Jodie momentarily glances out of the window and in a split second her life descends into freefall.  What she notices seems innocuous - two men walking on the opposite side of the road - but she's actually witnessed a killer and his victim moments before he is murdered. When the police make an appeal, Jodie does the right thing and comes forward, believing her information to be of little consequence. She's surprised when detectives decide to keep her identity secret, referring to her as 'Witness No.3', and then it becomes clear why...


The InheritanceThe Inheritance
Channel 5, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

Three siblings have their world turned upside down when their father dies unexpectedly, and they make the surprising discovery he hasn't left them anything in his will. This sends them on a quest to find out the truth about his death - was his death an accident, or murder?


Celebrity Big Brother (UK)Celebrity Big Brother (UK)
Channel 5, 2001 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Celebrities, Reality
Rating: 2/5

It's essentially a competition between the celebrity housemates, the object of which is to be the last remaining housemate in the House. At least one housemate will leave the House every week by a process of nomination and public eviction.


Anne BoleynAnne Boleyn
Channel 5, 2021 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller, History
Rating: 3.3/5

Anne Boleyn explores her struggle to stay alive in the final months of her life, as she endeavors to secure her daughter's future and challenge the patriarchy as her execution hangs over her head.


Lie With MeLie With Me
Channel 5, 2021 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 5/5

Lie With Me is a chilling tale of Anna and her family who move to Australia after infidelity rocks her marriage. They hire a young local nanny who isn't as innocent as she appears, and deadly consequences follow.


The Holiday (2022)The Holiday (2022)
Channel 5, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 2/5

The story follows Kate, a woman who discovers that her husband is having an affair during a luxurious holiday somewhere in the Mediterranean. The troubled couple are sharing a villa with four of Kate's closest friends, one of which is the adulterous partner, but she doesn't realise that the guilty party could be prepared to kill in order to keep their secret safe.


DeadlineDeadline
Channel 5, 2022 On Hiatus | Drama, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

Deadline is a noir thriller about a journalist who falls in love with the femme fatale he was tasked with profiling for his paper.