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A Christmas Carol (2019)A Christmas Carol (2019)
BBC One, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Fantasy, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

Ebenezer Scrooge, a bitter old man, despises the Christmas holiday. Over the course of Christmas Eve night he is visited by three ghosts to show him his past, present and future.


PoirotPoirot
ITV, 1989 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.9/5

This is a British series which brings to life Agatha Christie's Belgian detective, Hercule Poirot, whose sleuthing, for the purposes of this series, belongs chiefly in the 1930s.


The Nine Lives of Chloe KingThe Nine Lives of Chloe King
Freeform, 2011 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Family, Action, Adventure | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

Based on the book series by Celia Thomson, Skyler Samuels will play a girl who learns she has special powers.


SurvivorsSurvivors
BBC One, 2008 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.5/5

Set in the present day, this BBC drama follows the survivors of a devastating virus which has killed most of the world's population.The show is a remake of the 1970s BBC drama series of the same name, based on the novel by Terry Nation. Watch as they do their best to survive, in what is now a dangerous and isolated world.


DCI BanksDCI Banks
ITV, 2011 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

DCI Banks is a detective series based on the award-winning novels by Peter Robinson. A two-part pilot, Aftermath, introduced viewers to the tenacious DCI Alan Banks and his associate, DS Annie Cabbot, as they investigated a serial killer.


Noughts & CrossesNoughts & Crosses
BBC One, 2020 On Hiatus | Drama, Sci-Fi, Romance | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.3/5

Noughts & Crosses series takes place in an alternate 21st-century Britain in which whites and blacks are segregated following centuries in which Africans had a technological and infrastructural superiority over Europeans who they made their slaves. The series will chart the forbidden love story between 'Cross' Sephy, a member of the black ruling class and daughter of a prominent politician, and 'Nought' Callum, a white member of the underclass.


JekyllJekyll
BBC One, 2007 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Thriller, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

James Nesbitt stars as the infamous Doctor Jekyll that struggles to deal with his dark alter-ego, Mr. Hyde. The Doctor employs high-tech wizardry to keep his other half in check and protect his wife and kids while a shadowy organization endeavors to use the Doctor's "ailment" toward their own goals.


Jack TaylorJack Taylor
TV3, 2010 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

A drama series featuring the character of Jack Taylor created by author Ken Bruen.


Why Raeliana Ended Up at the Duke's MansionWhy Raeliana Ended Up at the Duke's Mansion
AT-X, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Anime | ► Trailer
Rating: 5/5

Eunha Park was just a regular girl desperate to get into college, but when she finally does, her elation is cut short as she's pushed off a roof-only to wake up as Raeliana McMillan, a character from a novel whose death serves as the catalyst for the story's events. But Raeliana refuses to die a second time and is determined to change her fate, no matter what!


The Idhun ChroniclesThe Idhun Chronicles
Netflix, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Animation | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.5/5

After a necromancer takes over the magical world of Idhun, two adolescent earthlings help fight an assassin sent to kill all Idhunese refugees on Earth.


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