The Beautiful Lie
56:54

The Beautiful Lie

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC November 22, 2015

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Anna is struggling with Kasper still refusing to see her. As her relationship with Skeet begins to spiral out of control, Anna is unable to manage her fears.

Anna is struggling with Kasper still refusing to see her. As her relationship with Skeet begins to spiral out of control, Anna is unable to manage her fears.

The Beautiful Lie
54:12

The Beautiful Lie

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC October 25, 2015

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11-12
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Anna can't get Skeet off her mind, Kitty is sent away while Dolly takes pleasure in punishing Kingsley; and Xander's world comes crashing down, when Anna's private affair ...

Anna can't get Skeet off her mind, Kitty is sent away while Dolly takes pleasure in punishing Kingsley; and Xander's world comes crashing down, when Anna's private affair becomes very public.

War & Peace
43:03

War & Peace

Season 1 Episode 8 SBS November 8, 2018

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Pierre is held prisoner by the French and faces a new ordeal as the relentless Russian winter sets in. In the shadow of tragedy, Natasha struggles to see a way forward, while ...

Pierre is held prisoner by the French and faces a new ordeal as the relentless Russian winter sets in. In the shadow of tragedy, Natasha struggles to see a way forward, while Helene grapples with an awkward dilemma of her own. As the war rages on between the Russians and the French, will our Russian heroes ever find peace again?

Total Recall
1:45:42

Total Recall

7Mate November 2, 2017

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A factory worker begins to suspect that he is a spy after visiting a company that provides its clients with implanted fake memories of a life they would like to have led. He ...

A factory worker begins to suspect that he is a spy after visiting a company that provides its clients with implanted fake memories of a life they would like to have led. He soon finds himself a target and on the run.

The Book Club's
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The Book Club's

ABC December 13, 2016

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Host, Jennifer Byrne and regular guests Marieke Hardy and Jason Steger are joined by 7:30 host and passionate reader Leigh Sales, and Wheeler Centre director Michael Williams ...

Host, Jennifer Byrne and regular guests Marieke Hardy and Jason Steger are joined by 7:30 host and passionate reader Leigh Sales, and Wheeler Centre director Michael Williams to discuss 2015's best books.

Roots
1:31:56

Roots

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS July 28, 2016

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Redcoats attempt to persuade slaves to run away and join the English army; Kunta escapes but slave catchers apprehend him and amputate half of his foot to ensure that he never ...

Redcoats attempt to persuade slaves to run away and join the English army; Kunta escapes but slave catchers apprehend him and amputate half of his foot to ensure that he never runs off again. John Waller sells Kunta to his younger brother William. (Class. tba)

The Book Show
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The Book Show: Carl Bernstein

Season 8 Episode 8 Arts August 24, 2017

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A-list authors and big-name guests discuss their favourite reads and their own works. The series features interviews with leading authors and well known guests; it covers ...

A-list authors and big-name guests discuss their favourite reads and their own works. The series features interviews with leading authors and well known guests; it covers topical literary news such as the trend for vampire fiction, the phenomenon of atheist books, the demise of paper books, and authors' working environments. Also included is entertainment, either music inspired by literature or performance poetry. This episode features guests; Colum McCann, Edna O'Brien and performance by Chrysta Bell.

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.

War & Peace
58:10

War & Peace

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS October 4, 2018

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Pierre fights a duel that sends his life in a surprising new direction. Still reeling from news of Andrei's reported death, another challenge faces Marya when her ...

Pierre fights a duel that sends his life in a surprising new direction. Still reeling from news of Andrei's reported death, another challenge faces Marya when her sister-in-law Lise goes into labour. Meanwhile, at the Rostov house in Moscow, Natasha and Sonya receive unexpected marriage proposals, and Nikolai makes a mistake with disastrous consequences for his family.

The Beautiful Lie
58:32

The Beautiful Lie

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC November 1, 2015

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Anna doesn't like Xander keeping tabs on her, Skeet receives news that shocks him, Dolly arranges the worst dinner party ever but it does allow Peter and Kitty to meet again.

Anna doesn't like Xander keeping tabs on her, Skeet receives news that shocks him, Dolly arranges the worst dinner party ever but it does allow Peter and Kitty to meet again.

War & Peace
42:50

War & Peace

Season 1 Episode 7 SBS November 1, 2018

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At the Battle of Borodino, Pierre and Andrei fight on the front line of Russia's greatest struggle against Napoleon. As even Moscow comes under threat from the French army, ...

At the Battle of Borodino, Pierre and Andrei fight on the front line of Russia's greatest struggle against Napoleon. As even Moscow comes under threat from the French army, Natasha and the Rostov's realise they must hurry to pack up the family home and flee the city.

The Handmaid's Tale
1:44:07

The Handmaid's Tale

SBS Viceland August 18, 2019

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Following a coup, America is a country still at war with itself and ruled by a repressive Bible-inspired regime. Past pollution means only 1 percent of women can bear ...

Following a coup, America is a country still at war with itself and ruled by a repressive Bible-inspired regime. Past pollution means only 1 percent of women can bear children, and female criminals found to be potential mothers are put into an institution run by Aunt Lydia to be indoctrinated. One such is Kate, who then seduces Fred, a higher-up in the security forces, to attempt to procreate. Fred's wife Serena is jealous and vicious, and the State's grip seems to be tightening. But Kate still has her own mind, and is finding that some other people are prepared to resist. Based on the Margaret Atwood novel.

Pride and Prejudice: Having A Ball
1:28:59

Pride and Prejudice: Having A Ball

SBS December 27, 2014

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11-12
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This documentary celebrates the 200th anniversary of Pride and Prejudice, revealing the hidden world behind one of the greatest love stories of all time by restaging a Regency ...

This documentary celebrates the 200th anniversary of Pride and Prejudice, revealing the hidden world behind one of the greatest love stories of all time by restaging a Regency ball at Chawton House, the grand estate of Jane Austen's brother. Amanda Vickery and Alastair Sooke lead a team of world-class experts as they reconstruct the ball in loving detail, from music and dancing to food and fashion.

The Beautiful Lie
55:10

The Beautiful Lie

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC October 18, 2015

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11-12
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A reimagining of Tolstoy's Anna Karenina. It's about love, fidelity, seduction, commitment, jealousy, and mad passion. Love that saves and love that destroys.

A reimagining of Tolstoy's Anna Karenina. It's about love, fidelity, seduction, commitment, jealousy, and mad passion. Love that saves and love that destroys.

Othello
1:58:35

Othello

NITV March 7, 2019

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11-12
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The evil Iago pretends to be friend of Othello in order to manipulate him to serve his own end in the film version of this Shakespeare classic.

The evil Iago pretends to be friend of Othello in order to manipulate him to serve his own end in the film version of this Shakespeare classic.

Roots
1:25:01

Roots

Season 1 Episode 4 NITV August 7, 2016

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11-12
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In this final episode, Chicken George returns to the Lea farm after 20 years. Tom nurses a grudge against his father; George and Cyrus join the Memphis Colored Battery; Tom ...

In this final episode, Chicken George returns to the Lea farm after 20 years. Tom nurses a grudge against his father; George and Cyrus join the Memphis Colored Battery; Tom returns home after the war to embark on a new life with his family. (Class. tba)

The Beautiful Lie
56:57

The Beautiful Lie

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC November 15, 2015

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11-12
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Anna becomes increasingly jealous & fears she is losing Skeet, while Peter discovers just how sick his brother is. At Peter & Kitty's non-wedding Xander meets Peter's friend ...

Anna becomes increasingly jealous & fears she is losing Skeet, while Peter discovers just how sick his brother is. At Peter & Kitty's non-wedding Xander meets Peter's friend Helen and they hit it off instantly.

The Beautiful Lie
14:55

The Beautiful Lie

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC November 8, 2015

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The realities of living with Skeet sink in for Anna, Dolly coaches Xander into saving his marriage while Kitty and Peter navigate their way through their first lovers' tiff.

The realities of living with Skeet sink in for Anna, Dolly coaches Xander into saving his marriage while Kitty and Peter navigate their way through their first lovers' tiff.