Highest Rated Titles With Mark Knopfler
- Movies or TV
8. The Princess Bride (1987)
PG | 98 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
A classic fairy tale, with swordplay, giants, an evil prince, a beautiful princess, and yes, some kissing (as read by a kindly grandfather).
10. London Underground (1990–1991)
40 min | Comedy
Filmed at a popular London comedy club, this show featured stand-up comedy routines by both established headliners and promising newcomers. The hosts of the show would also regularly perform short routines.
15. French and Saunders (1987– )
30 min | Comedy
This BBC comedy skit show is the brainchild of longtime comedy duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. Each episode would feature satire on British life, television, and parodies on big box ... See full summary »
17. Halo (1996)
The story revolves around a seven-year-old girl, Sasha (Benaf Dadachandji), who looses her puppy. It is about her search and the variety of people she meets.
19. Freedomfest: Nelson Mandela's 70th Birthday Celebratation (1988 TV Special)
117 min | Documentary, Music
Wembley Stadium hosts a concert featuring stars from the fields of music, comedy and film, in celebration of the 70th birthday of imprisoned ANC leader Nelson Mandela.
20. Tishina (1991)
A young sculpturist has been preparing his first exhibition for years. In the autumn of 1962 it becomes a fact. The show provokes a scandal in the society.
21. Local Hero (1983)
PG | 111 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up an entire village where they want to build a refinery. But things don't go as expected.
25. The Rocker: Thin Lizzy's Phil Lynott (1996 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary, Biography, Music
An in-depth look at the life, career and tragic death of legendary rock star Phil Lynott, the founding member of Thin Lizzy.
26. Music for Montserrat (1997 TV Special)
On 15 October 1997, the artists Phil Collins, Arrow, Carl Perkins, Mark Knopfler, Sting, Elton John, Eric Clapton and Paul McCartney among others performed the concert "Music for Montserrat... See full summary »
27. Hooves of Fire (1999 TV Short)
29 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
Robbie, an out-of-condition reindeer, tries to earn a place on Santa's crack sleigh team.
29. Seeing in the Dark (2007 TV Movie)
Stargazing is the subject of Seeing in the Dark, a 60-minute, state-of-the-art, high-definition (HDTV) documentary written... See full synopsis »
American Masters (1985– )
Good Rockin' Tonight: The Legacy of Sun Records
112 min | Documentary, Biography, History
A history of Memphis' Sun Records, the legendary label that started the careers of such rock and country icons as Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and many others. ... See full summary »
34. Wag the Dog (1997)
R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama
Shortly before an election, a spin-doctor and a Hollywood producer join efforts to fabricate a war in order to cover up a presidential sex scandal.
35. Music (2010)
52 min | Documentary
In the documentary film, MUSIC, Andrew Zuckerman interviews eminent musicians, composers, and producers from rock, pop, hip-hop, classical, country, jazz, and more, who have made an impact ... See full summary »
39. Comfort and Joy (1984)
PG | 106 min | Comedy
Radio host Alan Bird witnesses how an ice cream van is attacked and destroyed by an angry competitor. This leads him into the struggle between two Italian families, the Bernardis and the ... See full summary »
41. Last Exit to Brooklyn (1989)
R | 102 min | Drama
Set in Brooklyn during the 1950s against a backdrop of union corruption and violence. A prostitute falls in love with one of her customers. Also a disturbed man discovers that he is ... See full summary »
43. Cal (1984)
R | 102 min | Drama, Thriller, Romance
Cal, a young man on the fringes of the IRA, falls in love with Marcella, a Catholic woman whose husband, a Protestant policeman, was killed one year earlier by the IRA.
48. Metroland (1997)
R | 101 min | Comedy, Drama
The sudden reappearance of his best friend Toni, after ten years absence, causes Chris to remember his past, to question some of his lifestyle decisions and to re-evaluate his life and marriage to Marion.
Saturday Night Live (1975– )
John Larroquette/Randy Newman
TV-PG | Comedy, Music
Writers: John Bowman, A. Whitney Brown, Greg Daniels, Tom Davis, James Downey, Al Franken, Shannon Gaughan, Jack Handey, Phil Hartman, George Meyer, Lorne Michaels, Conan O'Brien, Bob Odenkirk, Herbert Sargent, Tom Schiller, Robert Smigel, Bonnie Turner, Terry Turner, Christine Zander | Director: Paul Miller | Stars: Dana Carvey, Nora Dunn, Al Franken, Phil Hartman
50. A Shot at Glory (2000)
R | 114 min | Drama, Sport
Gordon McLeod is the manager of a second tier Scottish football team. Faced with pressure from his American owner, he is forced to bring on a marquee player to improve the fortunes of the ... See full summary »