Festive episodes of the series are a recent tradition, and going by their first attempt in 1965 it's not hard to see why.
The outraged fans are missing its charms – and forgetting the history of the series.
Netflix's new show draws on an established traditon of bringing together disparate characters.
Film has given Britain a dangerously skewed perspective on World War II
Night of the Living Dead (1968) was a curiously accurate portrayal of the zeitgeist.
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Roger Moore, James Bond actor, has died at the age of 89.
Before 1990, northern towns were producing TV shows that were distinctively local - and internationally successful.