Television Shows

"As Seen on TV" A television movie (also TV movie, made-for-TV movie, telefilm, etc.) is a photoplay that does not normally feature in movie theatres but is produced for, and released to, television only. It is commonly considered a type of movie, but some people restrict the latter term to those that play in cinemas only. The programs listed below have all at one time or another been on the telly. Most of those great old shows are represented here, from "Green Acres" to "Absolutely Fabulous", from "Dallas" to "Six Feet Under", from "The Simpsons" to "Ren and Stimpy"..... Below is an amalgam of Alice's entire collection of "Television Shows". For more precise grazing you may find scrolling within this genre helpful. ie "TV Drama", "TV Comedy", "TV Cult", etc

Underbelly: Series 1 (2008)

Starring: Gyton Grantley, Rodger Corser, Caroline Craig, Kat Stewart, Robert Mammone, Fran...

Based on the factual book 'Leadbelly' by Melbourne Age journalists John Silvester and Andrew Rule, this is the compelling dramatization of Melbourne's... Read more

Underbelly: Series 2 - A Tale of Two Cities / The Mr Asia Story (2009)

Director: Ken Cameron, Tony Tilse, Shawn Seet, Grant Brown
Starring: Roy Billing, Matthew Newton, Andrew McFarlane, Peter O'Brien, Kate Ritchie, Dust...

A 13-part Australian mini-series, loosely based on real events beginning with the marijuana trade in the New South Wales town of Griffith during the '... Read more

Underbelly: Series 3 - The Golden Mile (2010)

Director: Tony Tilse, Shawn Seet
Starring: Peter O'Brien, Emma Booth, Firass Dirani

Good cops, bad cops, strippers, gamblers, gunmen, dealers, bouncers, dreamers and bagmen. In 1988 they were all to be found on the Golden Mile in Sydn... Read more

Underbelly: Series 5 - Badness (2012)

Starring: Jonathan LaPaglia, Matthew Nable

Anthony Perish (Jonathan LaPaglia) only made one mistake in his criminal career - and it was just his bad luck a remarkable cop called Gary Jubelin (M... Read more

Until Proven Innocent (2009)

Director: Peter Burger
Starring: Cohen Holloway, Jodie Rimmer, Peter Elliott, Tim Spite, Miranda Harcourt, Martyn...

The true story of David Dougherty and the three strangers who fought to get him a pardon for a crime he didn't commit. In 1992 David Dougherty was fou... Read more

Up Pompeii: The Complete BBC Collection (1969)

Director: David Croft, Sydney Lotterby
Starring: Frankie Howerd, Kerry Gardner, Elizabeth Larner

Frankie Howerd shines in this, the complete series (and more!) of his classic TV show. Howerd is the lazy, sex-crazed slave Lurcio who's constantly ge... Read more

Upper Middle Bogan: Series 1 (2014)

Starring: Robyn Nevin, Glenn Robbins, Robyn Malcolm, Michala Banas, Lara Robinson, Patrick...

Robyn Malcolm joins an all-star cast in this eight-part Aussie comedy about an upper middle class woman who is shocked to discover she's adopted, and... Read more

Upstairs Downstairs: Series 1 (1971)

Director: Herbert Wise, Raymond Menmuir, Joan Kemp-Welch, Derek Bennett, Brian Parker
Starring: Gordon Jackson, Jean Marsh, Nicola Pagett, Pauline Collins, Simon Williams, Davi...

Critically acclaimed, "Upstairs Downstairs" maintains its position as one of the most successful and watched dramatic series in television history. A... Read more

Upstairs Downstairs: Series 1 (2010)

Starring: Eileen Atkins, Jean Marsh, Anne Reid, Keeley Hawes, Art Malik, Ed Stoppard, Neil...

One of the most loved television series is brought back to life with a stellar cast, sumptuous production values and gripping storylines, lifting the... Read more

Upstairs Downstairs: Series 2 (1972)

Director: Cyril Coke, Lionel Harris, Christopher Hodson, Derek Bennett, Bill Blain
Starring: Gordon Jackson, Jean Marsh, Nicola Pagett, Pauline Collins, Simon Williams, Davi...

Life in the Bellamy household is beset by flirtations, affairs, divorce, pregnancy, royalty, blackmail, theft, suffragettes and finally, the King's de... Read more