Myths and Monsters
43:18

Myths and Monsters: Love and Betrayal

Season 1 Episode 4 The History Channel September 6, 2018

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A journey through the mythic landscape of Europe, revealing the origins of the most famous legends this continent has produced and exploring why they have endured so long.

A journey through the mythic landscape of Europe, revealing the origins of the most famous legends this continent has produced and exploring why they have endured so long.

War & Peace
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War & Peace

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS October 11, 2018

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After the shock of recent events, Andrei shuts himself away in the countryside. A visit from Pierre and a chance encounter with a stranger makes him wonder if his life could ...

After the shock of recent events, Andrei shuts himself away in the countryside. A visit from Pierre and a chance encounter with a stranger makes him wonder if his life could still change for the better. Natasha is excited at the prospect of her first grand ball, but worries that no one will invite her to dance. Still unable to find happiness, Pierre tries to build bridges with Helene.

Myths and Monsters
43:01

Myths and Monsters: The Wild Unknown

Season 1 Episode 2 The History Channel August 23, 2018

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A journey through the mythic landscape of Europe, revealing the origins of the most famous legends this continent has produced and exploring why they have endured so long.

A journey through the mythic landscape of Europe, revealing the origins of the most famous legends this continent has produced and exploring why they have endured so long.

War & Peace
42:44

War & Peace

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS October 25, 2018

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Chaos takes hold as Napoleon marches into Moscow and the Rostovs rush to leave the city. As they hurry away, Natasha is astonished to learn the identity of one of her ...

Chaos takes hold as Napoleon marches into Moscow and the Rostovs rush to leave the city. As they hurry away, Natasha is astonished to learn the identity of one of her travelling companions and finds she at last has a chance to make amends. Sonya, meanwhile, comes under pressure from the countess to make a great sacrifice for her family. Half-mad after his experience of battle, Pierre sets out to end Napoleon's onslaught once and for all, but is taken prisoner. As the harsh winter sets in, he witnesses horrors and acts of kindness that change his view of life forever.

Myths and Monsters
42:44

Myths and Monsters: War

Season 1 Episode 3 The History Channel August 30, 2018

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A journey through the mythic landscape of Europe, revealing the origins of the most famous legends this continent has produced and exploring why they have endured so long.

A journey through the mythic landscape of Europe, revealing the origins of the most famous legends this continent has produced and exploring why they have endured so long.

Myths and Monsters
42:26

Myths and Monsters: The End of All Things

Season 1 Episode 6 The History Channel September 20, 2018

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A journey through the mythic landscape of Europe, revealing the origins of the most famous legends this continent has produced and exploring why they have endured so long.

A journey through the mythic landscape of Europe, revealing the origins of the most famous legends this continent has produced and exploring why they have endured so long.

The Handmaid's Tale
40:05

The Handmaid's Tale: Night

Season 3 Episode 1 SBS June 6, 2019

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This season, follow June's resistance to Gilead's dystopian regime, and her struggle to strike back against overwhelming odds. Startling reunions, betrayals, and a journey to ...

This season, follow June's resistance to Gilead's dystopian regime, and her struggle to strike back against overwhelming odds. Startling reunions, betrayals, and a journey to the terrifying heart of Gilead will force all characters to take a stand guided by one defiant prayer - "Blessed be the fight".

Tell Them Anything You Want: A Portrait Of Maurice Sendak
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Tell Them Anything You Want: A Portrait Of Maurice Sendak

SBS2 July 10, 2015

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Directors Spike Jonze and Lance Bangs capture a playful, intimate and resoundingly poignant portrait of children's writer and illustrator Maurice Sendak in his Connecticut ...

Directors Spike Jonze and Lance Bangs capture a playful, intimate and resoundingly poignant portrait of children's writer and illustrator Maurice Sendak in his Connecticut home. From the early sketches and toys he made with his brother Jack, to his most celebrated work 'Where The Wild Things Are', Sendak reveals the provocative and prolific imagination that has spawned over half a century of work.

Upstart Crow
29:58

Upstart Crow: Star Crossed Lovers

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC Comedy/Kids February 15, 2019

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Will Shakespeare struggles to find inspiration for Romeo while, at the same time, having to deal with an angry actor, a very annoying house guest, and his family's not ...

Will Shakespeare struggles to find inspiration for Romeo while, at the same time, having to deal with an angry actor, a very annoying house guest, and his family's not terribly helpful script suggestions.

Upstart Crow
29:30

Upstart Crow: The Play's the Thing

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC Comedy/Kids February 22, 2019

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Will's new play is about to be presented to Queen Elizabeth when it goes missing. As the finger of suspicion points at his best friend, Marlowe, can Will come up with a way to ...

Will's new play is about to be presented to Queen Elizabeth when it goes missing. As the finger of suspicion points at his best friend, Marlowe, can Will come up with a way to recover his stolen masterpiece?

Upstart Crow
29:25

Upstart Crow: Sigh No More

Season 3 Episode 4 ABC Comedy/Kids January 25, 2019

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With the great fug making London too smelly to stay in, Will and his friends have all come to Stratford. Will hopes for some peace and quiet so he can write, but there's very ...

With the great fug making London too smelly to stay in, Will and his friends have all come to Stratford. Will hopes for some peace and quiet so he can write, but there's very little peace to be had.

Upstart Crow
29:22

Upstart Crow: Love Is Not Love

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC Comedy/Kids March 15, 2019

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Will has completed his final sonnet and senses literary immortality just around the corner. But will the fair youth and the dark lady like them as much as he hopes?

Will has completed his final sonnet and senses literary immortality just around the corner. But will the fair youth and the dark lady like them as much as he hopes?

Upstart Crow
29:21

Upstart Crow: Lord, What Fools These Mortals Be!

Season 3 Episode 1 ABC Comedy/Kids January 6, 2019

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Will is just finishing A Midsummer Night's Dream, a tale of love potions, enchantment and a wood full of fairies. He's pleased with how realistic it is as he based it on his ...

Will is just finishing A Midsummer Night's Dream, a tale of love potions, enchantment and a wood full of fairies. He's pleased with how realistic it is as he based it on his own experience, but is it lacking a little comedy?

Upstart Crow
29:21

Upstart Crow: The Quality of Mercy

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC Comedy/Kids March 29, 2019

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There's money to be made investing in cargo from the New World: but while Marlowe invests in tobacco and potato products, Will would rather invest in building a new theatre.

There's money to be made investing in cargo from the New World: but while Marlowe invests in tobacco and potato products, Will would rather invest in building a new theatre.

Upstart Crow
29:16

Upstart Crow: Wild Laughter in the Throat of Death

Season 3 Episode 2 ABC Comedy/Kids January 11, 2019

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Greene hits on an ingenious way to destroy Will's reputation, excluding him from his high-brow literary set. The players need another hit, and as luck would have it, Will has ...

Greene hits on an ingenious way to destroy Will's reputation, excluding him from his high-brow literary set. The players need another hit, and as luck would have it, Will has an idea for a comedy.

Upstart Crow
29:15

Upstart Crow: I Know Thee Not, Old Man

Season 2 Episode 2 ABC Comedy/Kids April 12, 2019

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When Will's bullying former school teacher invites himself to stay, Will has to confront the demons of his childhood, but it soon turns out there's a lot more at stake, ...

When Will's bullying former school teacher invites himself to stay, Will has to confront the demons of his childhood, but it soon turns out there's a lot more at stake, including Will's life.

Upstart Crow
29:12

Upstart Crow: What Bloody Man Is That?

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC Comedy/Kids March 22, 2019

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The plague leads Will and his friends to escape to the family home in Stratford. On the way, they meet three witches who have some surprising predictions to make about Will's ...

The plague leads Will and his friends to escape to the family home in Stratford. On the way, they meet three witches who have some surprising predictions to make about Will's future, leading to a very serious case of house envy.

Jennifer Byrne Presents The Seven Deadly Sins
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Jennifer Byrne Presents The Seven Deadly Sins: Lust

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC August 5, 2014

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August's regular Book Club will be consumed by the sin of Lust when Jennifer is joined by regular Clubbers Marieke Hardy and Jason Steger plus author, journalist and TV ...

August's regular Book Club will be consumed by the sin of Lust when Jennifer is joined by regular Clubbers Marieke Hardy and Jason Steger plus author, journalist and TV presenter Tara Moss and founder of The Bell Shakespeare Company - actor and director John Bell.