Most Popular Titles With Ian Charleson
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1. Gandhi (1982)
PG | 191 min | Biography, Drama, History
Biography of Mohandas K. Gandhi, the lawyer who became the famed leader of the Indian revolts against the British rule through his philosophy of nonviolent protest.
2. Chariots of Fire (1981)
PG | 124 min | Drama, History, Sport
Two British track athletes, one a determined Jew and the other a devout Christian, compete in the 1924 Olympics.
3. Today (1952– )
240 min | News, Talk-Show
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.
PG | 135 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance
A shipping disaster in the 19th Century has stranded a man and woman in the wilds of Africa. The lady is pregnant, and gives birth to a son in their tree house. Soon after, a family of apes... See full summary »
5. Opera (1987)
R | 107 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A young opperata is stalked by a deranged fan bent on killing the people associated with her to claim her for himself.
6. My Life So Far (1999)
PG-13 | 98 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
Memoir of the lives of a family growing up on a post World War I British estate headed up by a strong disciplinarian, her daughter, her inventor husband, their ten year old son, and his ... See full summary »
8. Jubilee (1978)
Not Rated | 106 min | Drama, Music
Queen Elizabeth I travels to late twentieth-century Britain to discover a tawdry and depressing landscape where life mostly seems aimless and is anyway held cheap. Three post-punk girls ... See full summary »
11. Hamlet, Prince of Denmark (1980 TV Movie)
210 min | Drama
Hamlet suspects his uncle has murdered his father to claim the throne of Denmark and the hand of Hamlet's mother, but the prince cannot decide whether or not he should take vengeance.
13. Master of the Game (1984 TV Mini-Series)
413 min | Drama
Elderly Kate Blackwell looks back at her family's life beginning with her Scottish father Jamie McGregor's journey to South Africa to make his fortune in diamonds. The family history is ... See full summary »
14. Louisiana (1984 TV Movie)
186 min | Drama, History, Romance
Virginia Tregan returns to her home in the U.S. Deep South from a sojourn in Paris only to discover that her family plantation and its holdings have been lost. She determines to recoup her ... See full summary »
Writers: Maurice Denuzière, Dominique Fabre, Charles E. Israel, Etienne Périer | Directors: Philippe de Broca, Jacques Demy, Etienne Périer | Stars: Margot Kidder, Ian Charleson, Andréa Ferréol, Lloyd Bochner
17. Troubles (1988 TV Movie)
208 min | Drama
A grand hotel fallen into decay, two women with secrets and a dangerous political situation about to boil over - these intriguing elements all combine in this gripping drama from the ... See full summary »
20. The Sun Also Rises (1984– )
240 min | Drama
An ex-soldier suffered some sort of injury to his genitals during World War I. Instead of going back home to the USA, he stays in Paris with several other wounded souls; some have been ... See full summary »
23. Antony & Cleopatra (1981 TV Movie)
170 min | Drama, History, Romance
Octavius Caesar (later renamed Augustus Caesar, son of the murdered Julius Caesar), Marc Antony, and Lepidus form the triumvirate, the three rulers of the Roman Empire. Antony, though ... See full summary »
25. Car Trouble (1986)
R | 89 min | Comedy
In the throes of a midlife crisis, a man buys a new Jaguar, and it immediately becomes his new love. What he doesn't know is that his wife is as attracted to the Jaguar salesman as he is to the car.
28. All's Well That Ends Well (1981 TV Movie)
141 min | Comedy, Romance
Helena loves Bertram, but he's of noble birth, while she's just a doctor's daughter. But Bertram is at the court of the King of France, who is ill, and Helena has a remedy that might cure ... See full summary »
36. Ascendancy (1983)
92 min | Drama
Connie is a member of the British landowning "Ascendancy" in Ireland after WWI. Through a chance friendship with a British soldier, she learns how sheltered she has been, and chooses to ... See full summary »
38. The Devil's Lieutenant (1984 TV Movie)
In the pre-WWI Austro-Hungarian Empire, an older officer (Capt. Kunze) investigates a brilliant junior officer (Lt. Dorfrichter) suspected of complicity in a murder by poisoning.
39. Intimate Strangers (1974– )
60 min | Drama
Drama series about a man who suffers a heart attack, which creates many changes in his career and in his relationships with his family. His marriage in particular undergoes many transformations.
45. A Royal Night of One Hundred Stars (1985 TV Special)
Gala benefit at the National Theatre, sponsored by Princess Anne, in aid of the Save the Children Fund. Hosted by Jimmy Tarbuck, it includes singing, stand-up comedy, dance, comedy skits, and drama.
47. There Was a Lad (1986 TV Special)
60 min | Documentary
From the State Dining Room in Scone Palace, Scotland, a Burns Night, celebrating the birth of Robert Burns, complete with haggis and all of the accompanying traditional addresses and toasts and recitals and speeches and songs.
49. A Private Matter (1974 TV Movie)
60 min | Drama
A Cambridge historian wants to write the biography of a distinguished deceased general. However, he finds the general's widow and two sons are cagey and conflicted about a secret scandal that led to the General's leaving the army.