Most Popular Titles With John Madden

1. Masters of Sex (2013– )
60 min | Drama
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Drama about the pioneers of the science of human sexuality whose research touched off the sexual revolution.

2. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011)
124 min | Comedy, Drama
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Metascore: 62/100 (35 reviews)

British retirees travel to India to take up residence in what they believe is a newly restored hotel. Less luxurious than its advertisements, the Marigold Hotel nevertheless slowly begins to charm in unexpected ways.

3. Shakespeare in Love (1998)
123 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Metascore: 87/100 (33 reviews)

A young Shakespeare, out of ideas and short of cash, meets his ideal woman and is inspired to write one of his most famous plays.

4. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)
100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
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Inspector Morse has an ear for music, a taste for beer and a nose for crime. He sets out with Sergeant Lewis to solve each intriguing case.

5. The Debt (I) (2010)
113 min | Drama, Thriller
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Metascore: 65/100 (37 reviews)

In 1965, three Mossad agents cross into East Berlin to apprehend a notorious Nazi war criminal. Thirty years later, the secrets the agents share come back to haunt them.

6. Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001)
131 min | Drama, Music, Romance, War
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Metascore: 36/100 (33 reviews)

When a fisherman leaves to fight with the Greek army during WWII, his fiancee falls in love with the local Italian commander.

7. Proof (2005)
100 min | Drama, Mystery
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Metascore: 64/100 (37 reviews)

The daughter of a brilliant but mentally disturbed mathematician, recently deceased, tries to come to grips with her possible inheritance: his insanity. Complicating matters are one of her father's ex-students who wants to search through his papers and her estranged sister who shows up to help settle his affairs.

8. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2 (2015)
Comedy, Drama | Post-production

Two hopeful new arrivals at The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel for the Elderly and Beautiful quickly learn that there is only a single room left to rent.

Writer: Ol Parker |  Director: John Madden |  Stars: Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy, Richard Gere, Judi Dench
9. Waking Ned Devine (1998)
91 min | Comedy
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Metascore: 71/100 (21 reviews)

When a lottery winner dies of shock, his fellow townsfolk attempt to claim the money.

10. Killshot (2008)
95 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Beautiful Carmen Colson and her ironworker husband Wayne are placed in the Federal Witness Protection program after witnessing an "incident". Thinking they are at last safe, they are targeted by an experienced hit man and a psychopathic young upstart killer. The ensuing struggle will test Carmen to the limit.

11. Mrs Brown (1997)
105 min | Biography, Drama, History, Romance
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Metascore: 71/100 (22 reviews)

Queen Victoria is deeply depressed after the death of her husband, disappearing from public. Her servant Brown, who adores her, through caress and admiration brings her back to life, but ... See full summary »

12. The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1986– )
60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
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Dr. Watson, finds a mystery in an empty house, while Holmes and he later solve the mysteries of an abbey grange, the Musgrave ritual, a second stain, a man with a twisted lip, the priory ... See full summary »

13. Ethan Frome (1993)
99 min | Drama, Romance
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Based on the novel of the same name by Edith Wharton, it is about a husband and wife (Ethan and Zeena), who need an extra hand around the house due to Zeena's debilitated body and constant ... See full summary »

14. The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (1991– )
60 min | Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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Sherlock Holmes and his intrepid companion, Dr. Watson solve the mysteries of the disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax, Thor Bridge, Shoscombe Old Place, the Boscombe Valley, an illustrious... See full summary »

15. Screen Two (1985–2002)
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Producer Kenith Trodd was part of a 1984 team brought together to study how the BBC should respond to Channel Four's pioneering efforts in making films for both television and theatrical ... See full summary »

16. Film 2014 (1971– )
30 min
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17. Charlie Rose (1991– )
60 min | News, Talk-Show
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18. The Storyteller: Greek Myths (1990 TV Mini-Series)
95 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
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A storyteller in a labyrinth tells his dog the stories of Perseus and Medusa, Icarus and Daedalus, Theseus and the Minotaur, and Orpheus and Euridyce.

19. Prime Suspect: The Lost Child (1995 TV Movie)
101 min | Drama, Mystery
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Supt. Tennison orchestrates a search for an abducted baby, but events take a turn for the worst when personal emotions cause complications.

20. Up Close with Carrie Keagan (2007– )
Talk-Show | Active
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22. BBC2 Playhouse (1974–1983)
Drama
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23. The Big Picture (2011– )
10 min | Family
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The Big Picture promotes all the latest movies hitting the cinemas over the coming month, plus individual Specials looking at Red Carpet Premieres, Press Conferences or Junkets.

24. Golden Gate (1994)
91 min | Crime, Drama
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A brash 22-year-old FBI agent trumps up charges of Communist spying against a Chinese laundryman. Ten years later, he wants to make amends to the man and his teenage daughter.

25. Corazón de... (1997– )
30 min
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26. Truth or Dare (1996 TV Movie)
100 min | Crime, Thriller
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When three university friends turn up unexpectedly, twenty-something lawyer Lorna Johnston is led into a dangerous world.

27. The 71st Annual Academy Awards (1999 TV Special)
Family
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28. Meat (1994 TV Movie)
87 min
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Myra is a teen prostitute and Charlie a recently released young offender. Together they begin an affair "amid the sleaze of London street-life". Myras' jealous pimp, Frank is not amused.

29. After the War (1989 TV Mini-Series)
60 min | Drama
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Two boys Michael and Joe become friends when Joe arrives at St. George's school in England as a refugee student. Both are Jewish but one has grown up in a middle class English home, while ... See full summary »

30. The Many Faces of... (2010– )
60 min | Documentary
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31. Movie Connections (2007–2009)
40 min | Documentary
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Series looking at the history of favourite films.

32. The Outcast
Drama | Announced
Writer: Sadie Jones |  Director: John Madden
33. The Widowmaker (1990 TV Movie)
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34. Shakespeare in Love and on Film (1999 TV Movie)
22 min | Documentary
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35. The Music of Morse (2007 TV Movie)
47 min | Documentary, Music
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A detailed examination of the use of music in Inspector Morse (1987).

36. The John Thaw Story (2002 TV Special)
90 min | Documentary
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Tribute to the much-missed actor John Thaw, featuring reminiscences from his family, friends and colleagues about both his private life and his public work.

37. The 56th Annual Golden Globe Awards (1999 TV Movie)
Documentary
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The 56th Annual Golden Globe Awards give out prestigious awards to some of America's favorite entertainers in film and television!

38. A Wreath of Roses (1987 TV Movie)
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39. Spaghetti Requiem (2001)
56 min | Documentary
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Italian Soldiers (Spaghetti Requiem) is a portrait of a youthful and exceptional adventure which unfolds during an unforgettable summer. We are behind the scenes of CAPTAIN CORELLI'S ... See full summary »

43. Live Lunch (2001–2002)
25 min | Family
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A lunchtime magazine show combining live guests, filmed inserts, movie reviews and news bulletins. Film-related guests included Edward Burns, Bill Nighy, Paddy Breathnach, Sharon Maguire, ... See full summary »

44. The Many Faces of... (2010– )
Episode: Dame Helen Mirren (2013)
60 min | Documentary
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45. The Many Faces of... (2010– )
Episode: Dame Judi Dench (2011)
60 min | Documentary
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46. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)
Episode: Dead on Time (1992)
103 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
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A respected, dying Oxford don, husband of Morse's former fiancée, apparently shoots himself, but his doctor asserts that he was not capable of firing a gun.

48. Live Lunch (2001–2002)
Episode: Episode dated 2 May 2001 (2001)
25 min | Family
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Resident film critic Tony Earnshaw reviews Captain Corelli's Mandolin and interviews director John Madden.

49. Charlie Rose (1991– )
Episode: Episode dated 24 February 1999 (1999)
60 min | News, Talk-Show
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Director John Madden Talks About His Acclaimed New Film Shakespeare In Love, His Desire To Humanize William Shakespeare, His Admiration For Tom Stoppard, And The Process Of Filmmaking. Then... See full summary »

50. Up Close with Carrie Keagan (2007– )
Episode: Episode dated 30 August 2011 (2011)
Talk-Show
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