Most Popular Titles With Peter Ustinov

1. Spartacus (1960)
197 min | Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The slave Spartacus leads a violent revolt against the decadent Roman Republic.

2. Robin Hood (1973)
83 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The story of the legendary outlaw is portrayed with the characters as humanoid animals.

3. Logan's Run (1976)
119 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

An idyllic sci-fi future has one major drawback: life must end at 30.

4. Jesus of Nazareth (1977 TV Mini-Series)
382 min | Biography, Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

A reverent depiction of the life of Christ using the Gospel accounts.

5. The Comedians (1967)
150 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Set in the Haiti of "Papa Doc" Duvalier, The Comedians tells the story of a sardonic Welsh hotel owner and his encroaching fatalism as he watches Haiti sink into barbarism and poverty. ... See full summary »

6. The Muppet Show (1976–1981)
30 min | Comedy, Family, Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Kermit the Frog and his friends struggle to put on a weekly variety show.

7. Death on the Nile (1978)
140 min | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A murder is committed on a Nile steamer, but Hercule Poirot is on board...

8. Lorenzo's Oil (1992)
129 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A boy develops a disease so rare that nobody is working on a cure, so his father decides to learn all about it and tackle the problem himself.

9. Good Morning America (1975– )
120 min | News, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

ABC's "Good Morning America" presents the News and Information Source of the day's topics and journalism. The 1st Co-Host Team of David Hartman & Nancy Dussault, 2nd was Sandy Hill, 3rd was... See full summary »

10. Today (1952– )
240 min | News, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A daily live broadcast provides current domestic and international news, weather reports and interviews with news-makers from the worlds of politics, business, media, entertainment and sports.

11. Alice in Wonderland (1999 TV Movie)
150 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

The wizards behind "Merlin" and "The Odyssey" combine Lewis Carroll's "Alice in Wonderland" and "Through the Looking Glass" into a three-hour special that just gets curiouser and curiouser.

12. The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962–1992)
105 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Host Johnny Carson performs comedy routines and chats with various celebrities.

13. The Great Muppet Caper (1981)
95 min | Comedy, Crime, Family, Musical, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Kermit, Gonzo and Fozzie are reporters who travel to Britain to interview a rich victim of jewel thieves and help her along with her secretary, Miss Piggy.

14. Luther (2003)
123 min | Biography, Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Metascore: 47/100 (23 reviews)

During the early 16th Century idealistic German monk Martin Luther, disgusted by the materialism in the church, begins the dialogue that will lead to the Protestant Reformation.

15. Late Night with David Letterman (1982–1993)
60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

David Letterman hosted this popular late-night comedy/talk-show. Often, Dave would go on location or to the phone lines to play pranks. Some famous features of the show include the "Top Ten... See full summary »

16. Quo Vadis (1951)
171 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A fierce Roman general becomes infatuated with a beautiful Christian hostage and begins questioning the tyrannical leadership of the despot Emporer Nero.

17. The Bachelor (1999)
101 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Metascore: 31/100 (26 reviews)

A committment-phobic man goes in search of a bride including his fed up girlfriend, to inherit his grandfather's $100 million inheritance.

18. Evil Under the Sun (1982)
117 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Trying to find how a millionaire wound up with a phony diamond brings Hercule Poirot to an exclusive island resort frequented by the rich and famous. When a murder is committed, everyone has an alibi.

19. One of Our Aircraft Is Missing (1942)
82 min | Action, Drama, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

When Nazi anti-aircraft fire damages a British bomber, its crew bails out and seeks help from the Dutch underground.

20. Topkapi (1964)
120 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Caper film about the theft of a jeweled dagger from an Istanbul museum.

21. Animal Farm (1999 TV Movie)
91 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The animals of a farm successfully revolt against its human owner, only to slide into a more brutal tyranny among themselves.

22. John Goldfarb, Please Come Home! (1965)
96 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

The Crown Prince of Fawzia gets dropped from the football team at Notre Dame; and his father, King Fawz (Peter Ustinov)... See full synopsis »

23. Wetten, dass..? (1981– )
165 min | Comedy, Game-Show, Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Each show has several celebrities invited who have to bet on different contestant(s) achieving his/her/their goal of performing a stunt. If the celebrities fail to anticipate whether their ... See full summary »

24. Billy Budd (1962)
123 min | Adventure, Drama, History, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Billy is an innocent, naive seaman in the British Navy in 1797. When the ship's sadistic master-at-arms is murdered, Billy is accused and tried.

25. Salem Witch Trials (2002 TV Movie)
240 min | Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
26. Blackbeard's Ghost (1968)
106 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

In this comedy, Peter Ustinov is the famous pirate's ghost that returns to our time. Blackbeard has been cursed by his last wife who was a notorious witch, so that he will never die. The ... See full summary »

27. We're No Angels (1955)
106 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Three Devil's Island escapees hide out in the home of a kindly merchant and repay his kindness by helping him and his family out of several crises.

28. Under Capricorn (1949)
117 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A young gentleman goes to Australia where he reunites with his now married childhood sweetheart, only to find out she has become an alcoholic and harbors dark secrets.

29. The Sundowners (1960)
133 min | Drama, Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

In the Australian Outback, the Carmody family--Paddy, Ida and their teenage son Sean--are sheep drovers, always on the move. Ida and Sean want to settle down and buy a farm. Paddy wants to ... See full summary »

30. The Egyptian (1954)
139 min | Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

In eighteenth-dynasty Egypt, Sinuhe, a poor orphan, becomes a brilliant physician and with his friend Horemheb is appointed to the service of the new Pharoah. Sinuhe's personal triumphs and... See full summary »

31. Appointment with Death (1988)
102 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Emily Boynton, step-mother to the three Boynton children and mother to Ginevra, blackmails the family lawyer, Jefferson Cope, into destroying a second will of her late husband which would ... See full summary »

32. Around the World in 80 Days (I) (1989 TV Mini-Series)
266 min | Adventure, Comedy, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A Victorian Age English gentleman takes a wager that he can circle the globe in the unprecedented time of just 80 days.

33. Victoria & Albert (2001 TV Movie)
200 min | Biography, Drama, History, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The passionate love story that was Queen Victoria and Prince Albert's lengthy marriage. Beginning in 1837, the year of King William IV's death and 18-year-old Victoria's ascension to the ... See full summary »

34. The Last Remake of Beau Geste (1977)
85 min | Comedy, Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The priceless Blue Water sapphire is coveted by the heirs of Sir Hector Geste - his new wife, Flavia; his daughter, Isabel; and his adopted twin sons, heroic Beau and pathetic Digby. When ... See full summary »

35. One of Our Dinosaurs Is Missing (1975)
100 min | Family, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
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Lord Southmere escapes from China with a microfilm of the formula for the mysterious "Lotus X", and is captured by Chinese spies who have been instructed to retrieve the microfilm from him.... See full summary »

36. Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures (2001)
142 min | Documentary, Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The career and life of Stanley Kubrick is explored through pictures, clips from his films, his old home movies, comments from his colleagues and a narration by Tom Cruise.

37. The Midnight Special (1972–1981)
90 min | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

"The Midnight Special" was a Friday night Pop Rock variety show on NBC TV that ran in the same weekly time slot of 12:30 AM to 2AM EST for 9 years (1972-1981). It was taped in front of a ... See full summary »

38. This Is Your Life (1969–2003)
25 min | Documentary, Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
39. The Way Ahead (1944)
91 min | War, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A group of conscripts are called up into the infantry during WWII. At first they appear a hopeless bunch but their sergeant and Lieutenant have faith in them and mould them into a good team... See full summary »

40. The Mike Douglas Show (1961–1982)
Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
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41. Thirteen at Dinner (1985 TV Movie)
87 min | Crime, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

An American movie actress, best known for playing dumb blondes, is Scotland Yard's prime suspect when her husband, Lord Edgware, is murdered. The great detective, Hercule Poirot, digs deeper into the case.

42. Stiff Upper Lips (1998)
94 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Aunt Agnes vainly tries to force Emily to marry boring Cedric by taking them to Italy and India hoping that Emily will forget about the handsome George.

43. Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen (1981)
97 min | Comedy, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

Famous detective Charlie Chan is called out of retirement to help a San Francisco detective solve a mysterious series of murders. With his bumbling grandson as his sidekick, Chan also ... See full summary »

44. The Jack Paar Tonight Show (1957–1962)
105 min | Comedy, Family, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
45. Dead Man's Folly (1986 TV Movie)
90 min | Crime, Mystery, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

During a murder hunt game at a country house, to which Hercule Poirot is invited as an "expert", a real murder occurs.

46. Murder in Three Acts (1986 TV Movie)
94 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

In Acapulco, Hercule Poirot attends a dinner party in which one of the guests clutches his throat and suddenly dies. The causes seem to be natural until another party with most of the same guests produces another corpse.

47. The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (1999–2004)
60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Craig Kilborn interviews Celebrity guests, with sketch-comedy thrown in.

48. What's My Line? (1950–1967)
30 min | Comedy, Family, Game-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Contestants with unusual occupations were interviewed by the panelists. Only questions that could be answered with a "yes" or "no" were allowed. At the conclusion of the questioning, the ... See full summary »

49. Lady L (1965)
117 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Lady L. is an elegant, elderly lady who recalls the past loves and lusty adventures she has lived through.

50. Beau Brummell (1954)
113 min | Biography, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

In 19th century England, captain George Brummell is an upper-class dandy. He has to leave the army after having insulted the crown prince. This gives him the opportunity to start a smear ... See full summary »