Highest Rated Titles With Dermot Kelly

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Job Types
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year













































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »






Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. Comedy Playhouse (1961–2016)

30 min | Comedy

9.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  

Add a Plot

Creators: A.J. Bacon, Neil Munro, Jilly Cooper | Stars: Frank Thornton, John Le Mesurier, Robert Dorning, Ronald Fraser

Votes: 14

2. BBC Sunday-Night Play (1960 TV Mini-Series)

60 min | Drama

9.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Brian Rix, Joby Blanshard, Cyril Luckham, William Russell

Votes: 34

3. Maigret (1959–1963)

50 min | Crime, Drama

8.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Televisations of the Maigret novels by Georges Simenon.

Creator: Georges Simenon | Stars: Rupert Davies, Ewen Solon, Helen Shingler, Neville Jason

Votes: 80

4. Gideon C.I.D. (1964– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Follows Commander George Gideon of Scotland Yard and his family life.

Creator: John Creasey | Stars: John Gregson, Alexander Davion, Daphne Anderson, Richard James

Votes: 91

5. Cup Fever (1965)

63 min | Family, Sport

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

The children of Barton United are trying to win the cup in their local football (soccer) league. Nasty councillor Mr Bates doesn't like them and wants the team his son plays for to win ... See full summary »

Writer: David Bracknell | Director: David Bracknell | Stars: Bernard Cribbins, Sonia Graham, Dermot Kelly, David Lodge

Votes: 44

6. Devil's Bait (1959)

58 min | Drama

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writers: Peter Johnston, Diana Watson | Director: Peter Graham Scott | Stars: Geoffrey Keen, Jane Hylton, Gordon Jackson, Dermot Kelly

Votes: 11

7. My Partner the Ghost (1969–1971)
Episode: The House on Haunted Hill (1969)

51 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Jeff is asked to investigate whether Merston Manor, a house which is impossible to sell, is really haunted after two previous psychics were scared off. He is looking into a jewel theft and ... See full summary »

Creator: Dennis Spooner | Director: Ray Austin | Stars: Mike Pratt, Kenneth Cope, Judith Arthy, Jeremy Burnham

Votes: 23

8. Gideon C.I.D. (1964– )
Episode: The White Rat (1964)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

A series of warehouse robberies are led by a creepy albino mastermind who obsesses over a pet rat. After a night watchman is killed during a heist, one of CID's veteran detectives suspects and then goes after him, with violent results.

Writers: Harry W. Junkin, John Creasey | Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: John Gregson, Alexander Davion, Daphne Anderson, Virginia Maskell

Votes: 8

9. Armchair Theatre (1956–1974)

60 min | Drama

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

"Armchair Theatre" is a British television drama anthology series of single plays that ran on the ITV network from 1956 to 1974. It was originally produced by Associated British Corporation, and later by Thames Television from mid-1968.

Stars: Harry H. Corbett, Billie Whitelaw, Neil McCallum, Paul Whitsun-Jones

Votes: 76

10. Val Parnell's Sunday Night at the London Palladium (1955–1967)

60 min | Comedy, Music

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Bruce Forsyth, Tommy Trinder, Norman Vaughan, Don Arroll

Votes: 15

11. ITV Play of the Week (1955–1974)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

An anthology series from the United Kingdom, from 1955 to 174, producing about 500 ninety minute episodes from Granada Television.

Stars: Alfred Burke, Derek Francis, Laurence Hardy, Peter Wyngarde

Votes: 34

12. Man of the World (1962– )

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The adventures of globe trotting journalist and photographer Mike Strait.

Stars: Craig Stevens, Tracy Reed, Paul Maxwell, Graham Stark

Votes: 21

13. The Champions (1968–1969)

60 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Craig Stirling, Sharron Macready and Richard Barrett were agents for Nemesis, an international intelligence organization based in Geneva. Their first mission as a team was to investigate ... See full summary »

Creators: Monty Berman, Dennis Spooner | Stars: Stuart Damon, Alexandra Bastedo, William Gaunt, Anthony Nicholls

Votes: 623

14. My Partner the Ghost (1969–1971)

60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Jeff Randall and Marty Hopkirk are private detectives who specialize in divorce cases. Their long-running partnership seems to come to an abrupt end when Marty is killed by a hit-and-run, ... See full summary »

Creator: Dennis Spooner | Stars: Mike Pratt, Kenneth Cope, Annette Andre, Ivor Dean

Votes: 638

15. Benny Hill (1962–1963)

25 min | Comedy

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

This timeless modern slapstick-format doesn't really have a plot, but is an irresistible rapid succession of independent short, comical scenes, mostly without any text, often using ... See full summary »

Stars: Benny Hill, Graham Stark, Patricia Hayes, Annabelle Lee

Votes: 799

16. BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950–1959)

Drama

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Series of television plays performed live.

Stars: Richard Caldicot, George Woodbridge, Robert Brown, Brian Rix

Votes: 44

17. Z Cars (1962–1978)

50 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A gritty drama which follows the work of the police force in the fictional northern English town of Newtown.

Stars: James Ellis, John Slater, Douglas Fielding, Bernard Holley

Votes: 168

18. Till Death Us Do Part (1965–1975)

40 min | Comedy

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A working-class Cockney bigot with a biased and expirienced opinion of everything shares them bluntly and almost carelessly.

Creator: Johnny Speight | Stars: Warren Mitchell, Anthony Booth, Una Stubbs, Dandy Nichols

Votes: 550

19. Sykes (1972–1979)

30 min | Comedy

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Eric Sykes and Hattie Jacques play twins. They live together and lead a slightly surreal life, annoying their snobby next-door neighbour Mr Brown and getting into frequent trouble with the ... See full summary »

Stars: Eric Sykes, Hattie Jacques, Deryck Guyler, Richard Wattis

Votes: 148

20. Armchair Theatre (1956–1974)
Episode: The Criminals (1958)

60 min | Drama

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A small construction company's new year's eve party is taken over by a crook who has intricate knowledge of the men's private lives, forcing them into an incredible bank robbery plot.

Writers: Malcolm Hulke, Eric Paice | Director: James Ferman | Stars: Stanley Baker, Raymond Huntley, Allan Cuthbertson, Frederick Bartman

Votes: 12

21. The Champions (1968–1969)
Episode: The Mission (1969)

49 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

On the face of it Winthrop House Mission in rural Surrey is a home for down-and-outs, run by Dr. Pederson, but it is in fact a cover. Pederson helps criminals escape by performing plastic ... See full summary »

Creators: Monty Berman, Dennis Spooner | Director: Robert Asher | Stars: Stuart Damon, Alexandra Bastedo, William Gaunt, Anthony Nicholls

Votes: 19

22. Stars and Garters (1963–1966)

Music

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Ray Martine, Alan Braden, Kathy Kirby, Vince Hill

Votes: 5

23. Les bicyclettes de Belsize (1969)

29 min | Short

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writers: Bernie Cooper, Francis Megahy, Michael Newling | Director: Douglas Hickox | Stars: Anthony May, Judy Huxtable, Leslie Goddard, Barney Reisz

Votes: 124

24. International Detective (1959– )

30 min | Crime, Drama

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Stories from the files of the William J. Burns Detective Agency, New York.

Stars: Art Fleming, Anthony Jacobs, Nigel Green, Jean Serret

Votes: 9

25. Home Is the Hero (1959)

83 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A man returns to his Irish town after being in jail for five years for murder. His friends try to help him fit in again, but he refuses and secludes himself from the world. Only a pretty girl and his crippled son can still reach him.

Writers: Philip Howard, Henry Keating, Walter Macken | Director: Fielder Cook | Stars: Walter Macken, Eileen Crowe, Arthur Kennedy, Joan O'Hara

Votes: 6

26. Gold Is Where You Find It (1968)

27 min | Short, Comedy

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Steve returns to Ireland after 20 years, a millionaire, but when he gets drunk and loses his gold nuggets, everyone thinks there's a gold rush.

Writers: Paddy Manning O'Brine, Francis Searle | Director: Francis Searle | Stars: Eddie Byrne, Dermot Kelly, Sam Kydd, Barry Keegan

Votes: 6

27. The Plank (1967)

45 min | Comedy

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Classic short British comedy, full of stars, about two workmen delivering planks to a building site. This is done with music and a sort of "wordless dialogue" which consists of a few ... See full summary »

Writer: Eric Sykes | Director: Eric Sykes | Stars: Tommy Cooper, Eric Sykes, Jimmy Edwards, Roy Castle

Votes: 888

28. The Wrong Arm of the Law (1963)

Unrated | 94 min | Comedy, Crime

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The crooks in London know how it works. No one carries guns and no one resists the police. Then a new gang appears that go one better. They dress as police and steal from the crooks. This ... See full summary »

Writers: Ray Galton, Alan Simpson, John Antrobus, John Warren, Len Heath, Ivor Jay, William Whistance Smith | Director: Cliff Owen | Stars: Peter Sellers, Lionel Jeffries, Bernard Cribbins, Davy Kaye

Votes: 1,184

29. The Arthur Haynes Show (1956–1966)

30 min | Comedy

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

This programme featured comedy sketches, as well as guest singers and bands.

Stars: Arthur Haynes, Nicholas Parsons, Jack Parnell, Leslie Noyes

Votes: 28

30. Breakout (1959)

62 min | Drama

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A government official arranges prison breaks as a sideline, but the police steps in and his gang is caught.

Writers: Peter Barnes, Frederick Oughton | Director: Peter Graham Scott | Stars: Lee Patterson, Hazel Court, Terence Alexander, William Lucas

Votes: 15

31. The Quare Fellow (1962)

85 min | Drama

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Thomas Crimmins is a new warder, or guard, in an Irish prison. He is young, naive, and idealistic, determined to serve his country by his part in meting out justice to criminals. His ... See full summary »

Writers: Brendan Behan, Arthur Dreifuss, Jacqueline Sundstrom | Director: Arthur Dreifuss | Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Sylvia Syms, Walter Macken, Dermot Kelly

Votes: 243

32. Malta Story (1953)

Approved | 97 min | Drama, History, War

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

In WW2, the island of Malta, strategically located and vital to supply lines in the Mediterranean Sea, is fiercely attacked by the Germans but staunchly defended by the British.

Writers: Thorold Dickinson, Peter De Sarigny, William Fairchild, Nigel Balchin, Hugh P. Lloyd | Director: Brian Desmond Hurst | Stars: Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Anthony Steel, Muriel Pavlow

Votes: 1,040

33. The Yellow Rolls-Royce (1964)

122 min | Drama, Romance, Comedy

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Three stories about the lives and loves of those who own a certain yellow Rolls-Royce: **First purchased by the Marquess of Frinton for his wife as a belated anniversary present, the ... See full summary »

Writer: Terence Rattigan | Director: Anthony Asquith | Stars: Ingrid Bergman, Rex Harrison, Shirley MacLaine, Jeanne Moreau

Votes: 2,300

34. Orlando (1965–1968)

30 min | Adventure, Family

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Sam Kydd, David Munro, Judy Robinson, Arthur White

Votes: 22

35. Broth of a Boy (1959)

77 min | Comedy

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A British TV producer is traveling in Ireland when he comes across a village where they are planning a birthday party for the oldest man in the world. He decides he wants to make a film ... See full summary »

Writers: Blanaid Irvine, Patrick Kirwan, Hugh Leonard | Director: George Pollock | Stars: Barry Fitzgerald, June Thorburn, Eddie Golden, Godfrey Quigley

Votes: 16

36. Another Shore (1948)

77 min | Comedy

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A young Irishman comes up with an unusual plan to get the money to emigrate to Tahiti.

Writers: Kenneth Reddin, Walter Meade | Director: Charles Crichton | Stars: Robert Beatty, Moira Lister, Stanley Holloway, Michael Medwin

Votes: 35

37. Crooks Anonymous (1962)

88 min | Comedy, Crime

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Forsdyke, a pathological petty thief subjects himself to a strict correction course run by a wealthy ex-con Widdowes and his Crooks Anonymous organization. Forsdyke's young and innocent ... See full summary »

Writers: Jack Davies, Henry Blyth | Director: Ken Annakin | Stars: Leslie Phillips, Stanley Baxter, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Julie Christie

Votes: 308

38. Subterfuge (1968)

89 min | Thriller

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A young wife is becoming very distraught over the fact that her husband, a secret service "spy" for England, has changed his mind about transferring away so that he can spend more time with... See full summary »

Writer: David Whitaker | Director: Peter Graham Scott | Stars: Gene Barry, Joan Collins, Richard Todd, Tom Adams

Votes: 59

39. Panic (1963)

69 min | Crime, Drama

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A London jewelry exchange is robbed. The exchange owner is shot, and his secretary knocked out. When she comes to, she finds herself with a dead boss and no memory.

Writers: Guido Coen, John Gilling | Director: John Gilling | Stars: Janine Gray, Glyn Houston, Dyson Lovell, Duncan Lamont

Votes: 20

40. Cover Girl Killer (1959)

61 min | Crime, Thriller

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A bikini-clad pin-up is found dead by the Serpentine in the same place, pose and get-up as when she appeared on the cover of "Wow!" magazine. When the police find the same fate befalling ... See full summary »

Writer: Terry Bishop | Director: Terry Bishop | Stars: Harry H. Corbett, Felicity Young, Spencer Teakle, Victor Brooks

Votes: 153

41. Staircase (1969)

R | 96 min | Comedy, Drama

5.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Charles Dyer and Harry Leeds are a couple that have been living together for nearly 20 years. Both earn a living as hairdressers in the West End of London and both care deeply for their ... See full summary »

Writer: Charles Dyer | Director: Stanley Donen | Stars: Rex Harrison, Richard Burton, Cathleen Nesbitt, Beatrix Lehmann

Votes: 502

42. Mrs. Brown, You've Got a Lovely Daughter (1968)

G | 110 min | Comedy, Musical

4.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Friends Herman, Karl, Keith, Derek and Barry are working class Manchester lads who aren't getting very far in their respective working lives. That fact is epitomized by Herman's failure to ... See full summary »

Writer: Norman Thaddeus Vane | Director: Saul Swimmer | Stars: Peter Noone, Karl Green, Keith Hopwood, Derek Leckenby

Votes: 312

43. The Poacher's Daughter (1958)

74 min | Comedy

2.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writers: Blanaid Irvine, Patrick Kirwan | Director: George Pollock | Stars: Julie Harris, Harry Brogan, Tim Seely, Marie Kean

Votes: 5

44. Theatre Night (1957–1961)

45 min | Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A BBC TV series of 45 minute excerpts from stage plays running in London.

Stars: Cicely Courtneidge, Evelyn Laye, Dora Bryan, Hugh Williams

45. Spooner's Patch (1979–1982)

30 min | Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Comedy series set in a small corrupt Police Station.

Stars: Donald Churchill, Patricia Hayes, Peter Cleall, John Lyons

46. The Ken Dodd Show (1959–1969)

Comedy, Music

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Ken Dodd, The Northern Dance Orchestra, Victor Gilling, Rex Rashley

47. The Trouble with 2B (1972)

103 min | Drama, Family

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

It isn't really the fault of the children in 2B that their efforts to be helpful end in disaster.

Writer: David Ash | Director: Peter K. Smith | Stars: Peggy Aitchison, John Barrow, John Blundell, Roger Booth

48. Turn Out the Lights (1967– )

55 min | Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Arthur Lowe, Robert Dorning, Patsy Crowther, Trevor Bannister

49. The Mike Harding Show (1979– )

30 min

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Mike Harding, Dermot Kelly, Stanley Unwin

50. Headline Hunters (1968)

60 min | Family, Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A bunch of kids help run the local newspaper after their father becomes ill. In the process they foil a robbery at a local factory, save a playground from unscrupulous property developers ... See full summary »

Writers: Geoffrey Bond, Wallace Bosco, Jonathan Ingrams, Don Nicholl, C.M. Pennington-Richards | Director: Jonathan Ingrams | Stars: Leonard Brockwell, Susan Payne, Stephen Garlick, Jeffrey Chandler