Telemovies & Miniseries
1972 | 1973 | 1974 | 1975 | 1976 | 1977 | 1978 | 1979 | 1980 | 1981 | 1982 | 1983 | 1984 | 1985 | 1986 | 1987 | 1988 | 1989 | 1990 | 1991 | 1992 | 1993 | 1994 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017
A beautiful and talented editor of a highly successful women's magazine discovers that she is pregnant. She decides to have the baby and raise it as a single parent. Then she finds herself the centre of an emotional tug-of-war between her ex-lover, the executive career she loves and the colleague who wants to marry her.
Cast: Wendy Hughes, Tony Bonner, Carla Hoogeveen, Peter Adams, Alwyn Kurts, Don Reid, Faye Anderson, Ken Goodlet, Zdenka Govaers, Anne Haddy
Because He's My Friend
A story about love under pressure. Can a modern marriage withstand the pressures of a job and children? Especially when the job is submarine command and the child is mentally retarded.
Cast: Karen Black, Keir Dullea, Jack Thompson, Tom Oliver, Barbara Stephens, Don Reid, Warwick Poulsen, June Salter
Lee and Martin meet in the afternoon. Vinnie drives his new car home to show Lee. Lee, Vinnie, Martin, Tina drive to the beach in the new car, having a small accident on the way back, home. Lee decides to tell Vinnie of her affair, and of her feelings for the four of them.
Cast: John Stanton, Judy Morris, Lynette Curran, Rod Mullinar
Miles goes home after work on his 40th birthday, to a surprise party, but he decides not to go in and drives to his home town. A chance meeting with a young girl hitch-hiker threatens to wreck not only his nostalgic homecoming but also his relationship with his family.
Cast: Terry Donovan, Rowena Wallace, Jennifer Cluff, Bill Hunter, Vincent Ball, Mark Clark, Tom Oliver, Jennifer West, Peter Gwynne, Kerry McGuire, Tom Farley, Moya O'Sullivan
Gone To Ground
An action thriller where five people are put through a day and night of terror by an unknown assailant. The identity of the killer and his incredible plans for revenge are gradually revealed.
Cast: Charles Tingwell, Eric OLdfield, Elaine Lee, Marion Johns, Robyn Gibbes, Alan Penney, Judy Lynne, John Orcsik, Richard Moodie, Robert Bruning, Jeremy Higgins, Bronwyn Clarr, Nerrida Clarr, Melissa Smith, Maria Caterino
A Good Thing Going
Set in Sydney's western suburbs, the story of a marriage breakup. Phil Harris spends more time with his mate than with his wife and children. One day, his wife walks out on him, leaving him with the traumatised children.
Cast: John Hargreaves,Veronica Lang, Chris Haywood, Miles Buchanan, Simon Buchanan, Bunney Brooke
Image of Death
A reunion of longtime friends is just a facade for one to kill the other, take over her identity, and set into motion a scheme to destroy the Capitol.
Cast: Penne Hackforth-Jones, Cheryl Waters, Tony Bonner, Mark Pierce, Sheila Helpmann, Barry Pierce
Mama's Gone A-Hunting
A psychotic prison escapee and his young partner decide to kidnap a wealthy couple's baby and hold it for ransom.
Cast: Judy Morris, Gerard Kennedy, Carmen Duncan, Vince Martin, Peter Stratford, Kerry McGuire, Christine Cameron, Norton Howarth, Don Philps, Marcus Hale, Muriel Hopkins
The Newman Shame
John Brandy, an ex cop who turned in his badge when he inherited money, lives a hedonistic lifestyle, but his pleasures come to an end when his friend, a respectable Perth bank manager, Frank Newman, commits suicide. Brandy and his babe Ginger travel to Perth to investigate and become the hunted as they get too close to a blackmail scheme involving pornographic movies.
Cast: George Lazenby, Diane Craig, Joan Bruce, Alwyn Kurts
A psychological thriller wherein an attractive young woman innocently finds herself manipulated in a mind game perpetuated by her machiavellian mistress.
Cast: Kate Fitzpatrick, Davina Whitehouse, Kay Taylor, Gary Day
No Room For The Innocent
A Catholic country woman, Alice Fisher,comes to the city with her husband and children after the failure of their farm. Alice is confused and torn between Catholicism and contraception in a difficult economic situation. Another child is not welcome just now.
Cast: Julie Hamilton, John Wood
No Room To Run
Nick Loomis, Vice President in carge of Public Relations for the multi-national company INDECO, is in Australia for a concert promotion at The Opera House. What begins as an enjoyable business trip turns into a nightmare when he accidentally kills a man and is on the run from Australian authorities and his own colleagues.
Cast: Barry Sullivan, Noel Ferrier, Ray Barrett, Anne Hardy, Cul Cullen, Phillip Hinton, Stuart Finch, Matthew O'Sullivan, Ann Grey, Sandra McGregor, Colin Taylor, Brian Wright, Brian Hinselwood, Roger Ward, Joy Hruby, Max Aspin, Rick Gardiner
Plunge Into Darkness
An action thriller wherein a former Olympic runner and his young family embark upon a happy vacation and find themselves fighting for their lives at the hands of a homicidal maniac.
Cast: Olivia Hamnett, Bruce Barry, Ashley Grenville, John Jarratt, Tom Richards
A rich man's widow enlists the help of her first husband, an ex-tennis ace, in her fight with a gang of international Art thieves determined to collect the money owed to them for stealing for her late husband a priceless urn, believed to contain the remains of Buddha.
Cast: James Franciscus, Wendy Hughes, Robert Helpmann, Kerry McGuire, Peter Gwynne, Ivar Kants
Say You Want Me
The wife of a radio talkback star is raped by a property developer with whom her husband is about to sign a lucrative endorsement contract. The deal goes ahead and she is left to decide whether to push rape charges. Was followed by a 12 episode series called The Orcale.
Cast: Belinda Giblin, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Serge Lazareff, Tom Oliver, Henri Szeps
She'll Be Sweet
Magee is faced with the loss of his freighter by the actions of an Australian financier. He goes to seek the financier and instead meets up with his daughter, Veronica. The financier is away in the bush so Magee kidnaps the daughter to lead him to the bush camp site.
Cast: Anne Semler, Ken Fraser, Rod Mullinar, Kevin Leslie, Jacqueline Kott, Vincent Gill, Kenneth Laird
Kevin, a university graduate from America, has rejected the opportunity of joining his father's firm and has chosen instead to pursue his love of surfing in Australia. He ignores traditional ideas of planning for the future and settling down.
Cast: John Meillon, Victoria Shaw, Ingrid Mason
The Sound of Love
Born deaf, Eileen survived by her wits; she was a drifter, a small-time pickpocket, caring little about who she slept with or who she would rip off next. dave was good-looking, a hot motor mechanic with a fine career ahead in motor racing - until he had an unfortunate accident. Nobody knew whether he would survive. He lived, but with one part of him dead - his hearing. Eileen and dave were unknown to each other until their affliction drew them together. There in a world of silence, a tender love developed.
Cast: Celia De Burgh, John Jarratt, Jack Higham, Marie Darcy, John Walters, Zev Eleftheriou
Set in the Rocks, Sydney. Trevor and Marie are expecting their first child and are doing up Dad's house with the hope of eventually moving in. Chris and Eddie are two amateur criminals who steal a truck, forklift, boxes of salmon and a safe. They weave Trevor into their schemes as they go, with the result that it is Trevor who is eventually caught for the crimes.
Cast: Trevor Kent, Danny Adcock, Paul Chubb, Ray Meagher
Trial of Ned Kelly
The program looks at whether Ned Kelly had a fair trial. The trial itself was taken from documents held at both the Victorian Police Dept, and at the High Court in Victoria. The Narrator within the program helps to clarify legal matters and there is more than a hint that he is on Kelly's side.
Cast: Gerard Kennedy, Peter Cummins, John Waters, Sean Scully, John Frawley
Australian Television Information Archive <www.australiantelevision.net>|
Website, original content and design © 1998-2017 T. Zuk, All Rights Reserved