Bequest to The Nation

BBC - Bought with Love: The Secret History of British Art Collections (2017)

BBC - Bought with Love: The Secret History of British Art Collections (2017)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2589 Kbps | 3x~59mn | 3.24 GB
Audio: English AAC 161 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Arts

Britain's country houses are home to astonishing world-class art collections full of priceless old masters and more. In this three-part series art historian Helen Rosslyn opens the doors of some of our most impressive country houses to tell the story of how so many great paintings came to Britain and of the adventurous men and women who brought them here.

ITV - The Nation's Favourite Carpenters Song (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Sept. 5, 2016
ITV - The Nation's Favourite Carpenters Song (2016)

ITV - The Nation's Favourite Carpenters Song (2016)
PDTV | 720x400 | .MP4/AVC @ 1500 Kbps | 1h 8mn | 819 MiB
Audio: English AAC 165 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Richard Carpenter leads us through this documentary celebrating the best-loved songs of the biggest-selling sister and brother act in music history. We hear from those who knew them best and find out which song has been voted the nation's favourite.

ITV - The Nation's Favourite Beatles Number One (2015)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 4, 2016
ITV - The Nation's Favourite Beatles Number One (2015)

ITV - The Nation's Favourite Beatles Number One (2015)
WEBRip | 896 x 504 | .MP4/AVC @ 1499 Kbps | 1h 32mn | English AAC 96.0 Kbps, 2 channels | 1.03 GB
Genre: Documentary

Special programme celebrating the classic chart-topping songs of the most successful band in history, counting down the results of an exclusive poll.

BBC - Wales: The Road to the Euro Semi Finals (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at July 11, 2016
BBC - Wales: The Road to the Euro Semi Finals (2016)

BBC - Wales: The Road to the Euro Semi Finals (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4850 Kbps | 28mn 55s | 1.01 GiB
Audio: English AAC 125 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary | Sport

Wales has got to the semi-finals of the European Championships. Relive how they got to this historic moment with all the goals and action that has inspired a nation.

Journey to the Center of Time (1967) [Repost]  Video

Posted by ChumPaa at July 2, 2016
Journey to the Center of Time (1967) [Repost]

Journey to the Center of Time (1967)
A Film by David L. Hewitt
DVDRip | MKV | 1h 18min | 718x536 | AVC @ 1800Kbps | AAC @ 160Kbps
Lang: English | Subs: None | 1.08 GB
Genre: Sci-Fi

Gruff, hard-nosed new boss Stanton takes over a scientific research company upon the death of his benevolent father. Scientists Manning, Gordon and White, who are very close to a breakthrough in time travel, are told by Stanton they must have results in 24 hours or face a funding cut-off. Trying to push their equipment past its safe operating limit they travel into the far future and distant past, with Stanton along as an accidental participant, unaware that a surprise awaits them as they struggle to return to the present.

BBC - The Sea King: Britain's Flying Past (2013)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Feb. 24, 2016
BBC - The Sea King: Britain's Flying Past (2013)

BBC - The Sea King: Britain's Flying Past (2013)
WEBRip | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2403 Kbps | 59mn 4s | 1015 MiB
Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

John Sergeant celebrates one of Britain's most iconic aircraft, the Sea King helicopter. An unsung hero of Britain's flying past, vital in wartime and yet essential to the search and rescue work of the Royal Navy. This is a craft with a true royal seal of approval, piloted as it is by HRH Prince William. Uncovering the stories of the people who owe their lives to this great bird, John salutes its service to the nation.

Scarface: The Shame of the Nation (1932)  Video

Posted by galmuchet at Feb. 9, 2016
Scarface: The Shame of the Nation (1932)

Scarface: The Shame of the Nation (1932)
DVDrip | MKV H264-1227 | AAC@160 | 720x544 | 2 Audio Tracks: English_1 French_2 | SubS: French, Dutch, English, Scandinavian, Eastern lang., German, Spanish (emb.) | DVD Cover | 1h30 | 1.0 Gb
Drama, Crime | USA April 9, 1932 (Renewed Version) | Directors Howard HAWKS, Richard ROSSON

This story is loosely based on the exploits of mobster Al Capone, an animalistic mobster, romantically obsessed with his own sister, who lets no man stand in his way as he rises to the top. Perhaps the most uncompromisingly brutal of the early sound-era gangster movies…

ITV - The Nation's Favourite Beatles Number One (2015)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Nov. 18, 2015
ITV - The Nation's Favourite Beatles Number One (2015)

ITV - The Nation's Favourite Beatles Number One (2015)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3279 Kbps | 1h 32mn | Audio: English AAC 161 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English | 2.21 GiB
Genre: Documentary

Special programme celebrating the classic chart-topping songs of the most successful band in history, counting down the results of an exclusive poll. Which of the Fab Four's 27 chart-toppers from the UK and the US has been voted the nation's favourite Beatles number one? From She Loves You to Hey Jude, Day Tripper to The Ballad of John and Yoko, and I Want to Hold Your Hand to Let It Be, the programme tells the stories behind some of the band's most enduring hits, which were all written within an eight-year period in the 1960s. The programme hears stories from those who knew the band best, as well as praise from famous fans across the generations - including model Twiggy, ABBA's Bjorn Ulvaeus, singer Sandie Shaw, contemporary singer-songwriters Jake Bugg, George Ezra and Corinne Bailey Rae, musical mastermind Jools Holland, and Manfred Mann's Paul Jones.
Hamilton: In the Interest of the Nation / Hamilton - I nationens intresse (2012)

Hamilton: In the Interest of the Nation (2012)
BRRip 480p | AVI | 720 x 304 | XviD @ 2370 Kbps | 109 min | 2,17 Gb
Audio: Swedish AC3 5.1 @ 384 Kbps | Subtitles: English (srt)
Genre: Action, Thriller

Carl Hamilton is on a secret mission on the border between Uzbekistan and Afghanistan. A truck filled with GPS controlled artillery shells have been stolen, and Hamilton goes undercover to recapture the artillery shells. A meeting is arranged, but something goes terribly wrong. Everyone gets killed by mercenaries, except for Hamilton who manages to escape. Back home in Sweden, his commander is very dissapointed that the mission is not successful. When the news comes out that weapon technician Gustaf Hammarsten is kidnapped in Somalia, swedish primeminister agrees to hire security company Spectragon, to rescue Gustaf. Hamilton is included in the rescue operation, but he sense that there is something wrong. Someone is not telling the truth, and he is willing to find out what is really going on.

Leave It to the Irish (1944)  Video

Posted by ChumPaa at Oct. 23, 2015
Leave It to the Irish (1944)

Leave It to the Irish (1944)
A Film by William Beaudine
TVRip | AVI | Lang: English | Subs: None | 1h 1min | 608x448 | MPEG-4 @ 1480Kbps | MP3 @ 96Kbps | 697 MB
Genre: Action | Comedy | Drama | Mystery | Romance

Private Investigator Terry Moran (James Dunn), who is in love with Nora O'Brien (Wanda McKay) the daughter of Police Detective Tim O'Brien (Arthur Loft), is hired by Mrs. Hamilton to solve the murder of her husband, a fur dealer. Moran is beaten up by the henchmen of Maletti (Jack La Rue), owner of the Black Swan Club and dealer in stolen goods and ordered to quit the case. Later, Terry and Nora search Hamilton's warehouse after they find a bill of sale for a large quantity of liquor, and discover that stolen furs have been substituted for the liquor. Forcing his way into Maletti's office, Terry discovers Maletti dead and he is hit over the head. He comes to to find the police accusing him of the murder.