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Police InterceptorsPolice Interceptors
Channel 5, 2008 Running | Crime, Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.1/5

Documentary series profiling the work of a high-speed police interception units. Led by specially trained officers and equipped with the fastest vehicles in the force - the Mitsubishi Evo, and Subaru Impreza (in conjunction with unmarked vehicles and air support from a £3.4m Eurocopter). The team tackles the most difficult-to-catch criminals on a daily basis as well as Essex's most unpopular nuisances: the boy racers.


The CuckooThe Cuckoo
Channel 5, 2024 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

The series follows the story of Sian, a lodger who is taken in by Nick and Jessica. She immediately begins sowing discord within the family, leaving Jessica, Nick and Alice fighting for each other and their own lives.


Coma (2024)Coma (2024)
Channel 5, 2024 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller
Rating: 3.3/5

In Coma, Simon, a devoted family man, finds himself at a breaking point as his neighbourhood falls victim to the terrorising antics of a group of teenagers, led by the menacing 17-year-old Jordan Franklin, and his questionable companions. Simon and his wife, Beth, are desperate to move their young daughter to a safer area away from the threatening atmosphere. When Simon's frustration reaches its peak and he confronts Jordan outside his own home, a split-second decision changes everything.   


Love RatLove Rat
Channel 5, 2024 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller
Rating: 5/5

Love Rat follows recently divorced Emma as she enjoys a whirlwind holiday romance with charming hotel proprietor, Niko, on the paradise island of Cyprus. When she realises that Niko and his partner-in-crime George have scammed her out of her life savings, she embarks on a dangerous mission to get her money back aided by ex-husband Pete.


BorderlineBorderline
Channel 5, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.5/5

Mockumentary based in the border security office of fictional Northend Airport, a small provincial airport which may lack a little in glamour, but still must abide by the same rules as larger international airports.


The Hotel InspectorThe Hotel Inspector
Channel 5, 2005 Running | Financial/Business, Documentary
Rating: 5/5

The show sees Ruth Watson and Alex Polizzi offering help and advise to different hotel owners on how to turn around the fortunes of there ailing establishments.


Cold CallCold Call
Channel 5, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 5/5

Cold Call is a dark thriller, set in Manchester, detailing the story of a single mother caught up in a fraudulent cold call scam that threatens to see her life unravel. It stars Sally Lindsay as June, a hard working mother left determined to salvage her family's future after a phone call that changes her life. Following the death of her elderly mother and fuelled by a bubbling rage, June attempts to hunt down those responsible in order to seek her revenge.


Ben Fogle: New Lives in the WildBen Fogle: New Lives in the Wild
Channel 5, 2013 Running | Adventure, Travel, Wildlife, Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.7/5

Join Ben Fogle as he explores the lives of adventurous people who left the city to live in remote and challenging parts of the world. Discover their unique stories, struggles, and triumphs in the face of extreme conditions and isolation. A fascinating and inspiring journey.


Desperate MeasuresDesperate Measures
Channel 5, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.3/5

Rowan's life spirals when Finn is coerced into a botched drug deal by a local gang. With Finn's life on the line and a violent gang leader encroaching on her life, Rowan is faced with recuperating the money that Finn lost.


Heat (2023)Heat (2023)
Channel 5, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 2/5

The series unfolds to the backdrop of the looming Australian bushfire season when two families who are long-time friends, venture to a secluded home for a summer vacation. As secrets and lies unravel it becomes a tinderbox - and not everyone will make it out alive.