Most Popular Titles With Richard Laxton

1. Effie Gray (2014)
Drama | Completed

A look at the mysterious relationship between Victorian art critic John Ruskin and his teenage bride Effie Gray.

2. The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2001– )
90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
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British crime investigation series based around aristocratic, Oxford-educated Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley and his working-class assistant Sergeant Barbara Havers.

3. Burton and Taylor (2013 TV Movie)
83 min | Biography, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Legendary acting duo and husband and wife, Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor prepare for a 1983 theatrical production of the play, "Private Lives".

4. Lovejoy (1986–1994)
50 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Lovejoy is a loveable rogue and an antiques dealer with an amazing talent for spotting hidden treasures. When not looking for the odd collectible, Lovejoy spends most of his time using his ... See full summary »

5. Him & Her (2010– )
Comedy
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An acutely observed, forensically honest, warts-and-all look at a working-class couple in their mid-20s.

6. Accused (2010– )
60 min | Drama
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7. A Bit of Fry and Laurie (1987–1995)
30 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

As the title suggests, "A Bit of Fry and Laurie" is less of a specific format than a 'coat-hanger' for short sketches, starring the comical duo in various, recurring or unique roles: ... See full summary »

8. Band of Gold (1995–1997)
290 min | Crime, Drama
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Working the lane amongst prostitutes, ponce's, punters and police is a very dangerous profession. Gina Dickson, a young mother in Yorkshire, is forced into prostitution to pay off her debts... See full summary »

9. Invasion: Earth (1998 TV Mini-Series)
50 min | Sci-Fi
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In the lonely Scottish highlands, a small band of military personnel fight a desperate battle against a formidable alien intruder to prevent an invasion of the Earth.

10. Sea of Souls (2004– )
120 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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A group of faculty and staff at a Glasgow university studies the paranormal.

11. The Job Lot (2013– )
30 min | Comedy
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12. Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (1989 TV Mini-Series)
55 min | Drama
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Jessica's extraordinarily strong will and heart enables her to rebel against her fanatical, cult-like upbringing. From seven to seventeen Jess is brainwashed to be one of the 'saved', to ... See full summary »

13. An Englishman in New York (2009)
75 min | Drama
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The later years of Quentin Crisp's life in New York.

14. The Night Watch (2011 TV Movie)
89 min | Drama, Romance, War
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In post-war London Viv Pearce, seeing married spiv Reggie, runs a dating bureau with Helen Giniver, who lives with her older lover, authoress Julia Standing. Viv's younger brother Duncan, a... See full summary »

15. Bodies (2004– )
60 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
16. Poldark (1996 TV Movie)
102 min | Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
17. The Innocent (1985)
101 min | Drama
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18. McCallum (1995–1998)
120 min | Drama
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19. Grow Your Own (2007)
101 min | Comedy
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An English community gets testy when a refuge family is granted a plot of land on which to grow vegetables.

20. The Ghost Squad (2005– )
60 min | Crime, Drama
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21. Life and Lyrics (2006)
99 min | Drama, Music, Romance
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As a posse of South London DJs battle their rivals to the North, Danny (Walters)falls for a singer from the other crew.

22. Out of the Blue (1995– )
50 min
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BBC police drama that follows the personal and professional lives of a group of detectives.

23. The Hello Girls (1996–1998)
30 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

"The Hello Girls" is a "dramedy" about a group of mostly young women working as telephone operators in the city of Derby UK... See full synopsis »

24. Hancock & Joan (2008 TV Movie)
86 min | Biography, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

In the mid-1960s, Joan, not long married to comic actor John Le Mesurier, meets and is mutually attracted to comedian Tony Hancock, married to the long-suffering Freddie. Hancock's most ... See full summary »

25. Outlaws (2004– )
30 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
26. Border Cafe (2000 TV Mini-Series)
45 min | Comedy, Drama
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Dreams meet reality at a meeting place on the borders of Lancashire, Cheshire and Wales.

27. Hearts of Gold (2003 TV Movie)
180 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
28. Free Agents (2009 TV Movie)
Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
29. Life Support (1999– )
50 min | Drama
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30. Natural Lies (1992– )
159 min | Thriller
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31. Wing and a Prayer (1997– )
Drama
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32. I Bet It Will Rain (1992)
19 min | Short
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The bet, that it won't rain till midday could change Jenny's unhappy life.

33. Wing and a Prayer (1997– )
Episode: A Fair Exchange (1997)
Drama
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34. The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2001– )
Episode: A Great Deliverance (2001)
180 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

After a farmer is found decapitated, aristocratic Detective Inspector Lynly is assigned to the case with a resentful new partner, D.S. Barbara Havers.

35. Wing and a Prayer (1997– )
Episode: A Sense of Belonging (1997)
Drama
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36. The Ghost Squad (2005– )
Episode: Colour Blind (2005)
60 min | Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
37. Band of Gold (1995–1997)
Episode: Damaged (1995)
49 min | Crime, Drama
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38. McCallum (1995–1998)
Episode: Dead But Still Breathing (1997)
120 min | Drama
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39. The Job Lot (2013– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2013)
30 min | Comedy
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Brownall House Job Centre manager Trish aims to turn the unemployed into the fun employed but faces apathy from her staff,notably bored Angela and security guard Paul,who moonlights as a ... See full summary »

40. Natural Lies (1992– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1992)
159 min | Thriller
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41. Natural Lies (1992– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1992)
159 min | Thriller
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42. Out of the Blue (1995– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1995)
50 min
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43. Bodies (2004– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (2004)
60 min | Drama
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44. Natural Lies (1992– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1992)
159 min | Thriller
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45. Bodies (2004– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (2004)
60 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
46. Out of the Blue (1995– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (1995)
50 min
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47. A Bit of Fry and Laurie (1987–1995)
Episode: Episode #3.1 (1992)
30 min | Comedy
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When Timothy is called into his father's study for a word, it is revealed to him that he is the chosen one and he must set out to kill Pewnack the Destroyer, the Dark One, the Beast - who ... See full summary »

48. A Bit of Fry and Laurie (1987–1995)
Episode: Episode #3.3 (1992)
30 min | Comedy
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A customer in a shoe shop is surprised to learn that the shoes are not for sale, but actually available for pleasures of the flesh, he is eventually tempted by Fredericka the moccasin. ... See full summary »

49. EastEnders (1985– )
Episode: Episode dated 1 April 1993 (1993)
30 min | Drama
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50. Lovejoy (1986–1994)
Episode: Fair Exchange (1994)
50 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

After a night of heavy drinking Lovejoy wakes up to being charged with assaulting Charlotte and stealing a painting, but he has no memory of anything.