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The first Moviedrome logo seen here in 1988
GenreCinema, cult film
Directed byNick Freand Jones
Presented byAlex Cox (1988–1994)
Mark Cousins (1997–2000)
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons13
No. of episodes207
ProducerNick Freand Jones
Original networkBBC2
Picture format4:3
Audio formatMono (1988–1991)
Stereo (1992–2000)
Original release8 May 1988 (1988-05-08) –
9 July 2000 (2000-07-09)

Moviedrome was a British television cult film series, produced by the BBC and transmitted on BBC2 from 8 May 1988 to 9 July 2000. Its remit was to broadcast a selection of cult films each with an introduction, first by film director Alex Cox and later by film critic Mark Cousins. The producer and director of the series was Nick Freand Jones. During its run, 207 different films were shown, including Witchfinder General, Sweet Smell of Success, Logan's Run, 200 Motels, The Wicker Man, La Haine, and All That Heaven Allows.


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