Maxine Peake

Fanny Lye Deliver’d
6.2

Fanny Lye Deliver’d

Oct. 10, 2019

Fanny Lye Deliver’d

On an isolated English farm in 1657, Fanny lives a quiet life with her oppressive husband John and their young son. One day their life is rocked ...
Gwen
6.0

Gwen

Jul. 19, 2019

Gwen

A mysterious — and suspicious — run of ill fortune plagues a teenage girl and her mother and sister on their hillside farm in this folk story set ...
Peterloo
6.5

Peterloo

Nov. 01, 2018

Peterloo

An epic portrayal of the events surrounding the infamous 1819 Peterloo Massacre, where a peaceful pro-democracy rally at St Peter’s Field in ...
Ceremony: The Return of Friedrich Engels
7.5

Ceremony: The Return of Friedrich Engels

Following the artist Phil Collins’ search for a decommissioned statue of German philosopher Friedrich Engels in eastern Ukraine, and ...
Funny Cow
6.5

Funny Cow

Apr. 20, 2018

Funny Cow

A woman who has a funny bone for a backbone, Funny Cow charts the rise of a female stand-up comic who delivers tragedy and comedy in equal ...
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
6.4

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Shakespeare’s comedy adapted for television by Russell T. Davies. In the tyrannical court of Athens, pitiless dictator Theseus plans his ...
The Falling
5.4

The Falling

Apr. 24, 2015

The Falling

England, 1969. The fascinating Abbie and the troubled Lydia are great friends. After an unexpected tragedy occurs in the strict girls’ ...
Hamlet
6.4

Hamlet

Mar. 23, 2015

Hamlet

From its sell-out run at Manchester’s Royal Exchange Theatre comes a film version of this unique and critically acclaimed production of ...
The Theory of Everything
7.7

The Theory of Everything

The Theory of Everything is the extraordinary story of one of the world’s greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who ...
Keeping Rosy
6.3

Keeping Rosy

Jun. 08, 2014

Keeping Rosy

A woman becomes enraged after being passed over for a promotion at her job.
Run & Jump
6.3

Run & Jump

Jan. 24, 2014

Run & Jump

After a stroke leaves her husband disabled and fundamentally changed, a spirited Irish wife struggles to keep her family members together. All ...
Svengali
5.6

Svengali

Jun. 19, 2013

Svengali

Svengali tells the story of Dixie, a postman from South Wales, and a music fanatic. All his life he’s dreamed of discovering a great band and ...
Private Peaceful
6.2

Private Peaceful

Oct. 12, 2012

Private Peaceful

Set in the fields of Devon and the WW1 battlefields of Flanders, two brothers fall for the same girl while contending with the pressures of their ...
Best Laid Plans
6.3

Best Laid Plans

Feb. 03, 2012

Best Laid Plans

David Blair directs this powerful British Drama, loosely inspired by John Steinbeck’s novel ‘Of Mice and Men’. Set in ...