Most Voted Titles With Murray Melvin

 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. The Phantom of the Opera (2004)

PG-13 | 143 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

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

A young soprano becomes the obsession of a disfigured musical genius who lives beneath the Paris Opéra House.

Writers: Gaston Leroux, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Joel Schumacher | Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Gerard Butler, Emmy Rossum, Patrick Wilson, Miranda Richardson

Votes: 81,373

2. Barry Lyndon (1975)

PG | 184 min | Drama

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

An Irish rogue wins the heart of a rich widow and assumes her dead husband's aristocratic position in 18th-century England.

Writers: Stanley Kubrick, William Makepeace Thackeray | Director: Stanley Kubrick | Stars: Ryan O'Neal, Marisa Berenson, Patrick Magee, Hardy Krüger

Votes: 78,451

3. Torchwood (2006–2011)

50 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi | Active

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The members of the Torchwood Institute, a secret organization founded by the British Crown, fight to protect the Earth from extraterrestrial and supernatural threats.

Creator: Russell T. Davies | Stars: John Barrowman, Eve Myles, Kai Owen, Gareth David-Lloyd

Votes: 29,598

4. Midsomer Murders (1997– )

100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A veteran DCI and his young Sergeant investigate murders around the regional community of Midsomer.

Creator: Caroline Graham | Stars: John Nettles, Jane Wymark, Barry Jackson, Jason Hughes

Votes: 11,551

5. Alfie (1966)

Approved | 114 min | Comedy, Drama

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

An unrepentant ladies' man gradually begins to understand the consequences of his lifestyle.

Writer: Bill Naughton | Director: Lewis Gilbert | Stars: Michael Caine, Shelley Winters, Millicent Martin, Julia Foster

Votes: 8,837

6. The Devils (1971)

X | 111 min | Drama, History

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

In 17th-century France, Father Urbain Grandier seeks to protect the city of Loudun from the corrupt establishment of Cardinal Richelieu. Hysteria occurs within the city when he is accused of witchcraft by a sexually repressed nun.

Writers: Ken Russell, John Whiting, Aldous Huxley | Director: Ken Russell | Stars: Vanessa Redgrave, Oliver Reed, Dudley Sutton, Max Adrian

Votes: 6,567

7. Alice in Wonderland (1999 TV Movie)

PG | 150 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

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

The wizards behind The Odyssey (1997) and Merlin (1998) combine Lewis Carroll's "Alice in Wonderland" and "Through the Looking Glass" into a two-hour special that just gets curiouser and curiouser.

Writers: Lewis Carroll, Peter Barnes | Director: Nick Willing | Stars: Tina Majorino, Whoopi Goldberg, Robbie Coltrane, Ben Kingsley

Votes: 5,590

8. The Krays (1990)

R | 119 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

This fact-based movie follows the life of the twin crime-lords in London's 60's underworld.

Writer: Philip Ridley | Director: Peter Medak | Stars: Gary Kemp, Martin Kemp, Billie Whitelaw, Tom Bell

Votes: 4,429

9. Jonathan Creek (1997–2014)

120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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

Working from his home in a converted windmill, Jonathan Creek is a magician with a natural ability for solving puzzles. He soon puts this ability to the use of solving impossible crimes and mysterious murders.

Stars: Alan Davies, Caroline Quentin, Stuart Milligan, Julia Sawalha

Votes: 4,069

10. The Avengers (1961–1969)

60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

A quirky spy show of the adventures of an eccentricly suave British agent and his predominately female partners.

Creator: Sydney Newman | Stars: Patrick Macnee, Diana Rigg, Honor Blackman, Linda Thorson

Votes: 3,138

11. Let Him Have It (1991)

R | 115 min | Crime, Drama, History

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

In 1950s England, slow-witted Derek Bentley falls in with a group of petty criminals led by Chris Craig, a teenager with a fondness for American gangster films. Chris and Derek's friendship... See full summary »

Writers: Neal Purvis, Robert Wade | Director: Peter Medak | Stars: Tom Courtenay, Christopher Eccleston, Eileen Atkins, Rebecca Eccleston

Votes: 2,398

12. A Taste of Honey (1961)

100 min | Drama

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The moving story of a plain young girl who becomes pregnant by a black sailor, befriends a homosexual, and gradually becomes a woman.

Writers: Shelagh Delaney, Tony Richardson | Director: Tony Richardson | Stars: Rita Tushingham, Dora Bryan, Robert Stephens, Murray Melvin

Votes: 2,250

13. The Emperor's New Clothes (2001)

PG | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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

During Napoleon's exile on St. Helena, some loyalists hire a look-alike to swap places with the deposed emperor: while the impostor lives in luxury on the island, the real Napoleon returns to Paris in order to retake the throne.

Writers: Simon Leys, Kevin Molony, Alan Taylor, Herbie Wave | Director: Alan Taylor | Stars: Ian Holm, Iben Hjejle, Tim McInnerny, Tom Watson

Votes: 2,079

14. Princess Caraboo (1994)

PG | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, History

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

Bristol, England, early 19th century. A beautiful young stranger who speaks a weird language is tried for the crime of begging. But when a man claims that he can translate her dialect, it ... See full summary »

Writers: Michael Austin, John Wells | Director: Michael Austin | Stars: Phoebe Cates, Jim Broadbent, Wendy Hughes, Kevin Kline

Votes: 1,996

15. The Boy Friend (1971)

G | 137 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The assistant stage manager of a small-time theatrical company (Polly Browne) is forced to understudy for the leading lady (Rita) at a matinée performance at which an illustrious Hollywood ... See full summary »

Writers: Ken Russell, Sandy Wilson | Director: Ken Russell | Stars: Twiggy, Christopher Gable, Max Adrian, Bryan Pringle

Votes: 1,938

16. Start the Revolution Without Me (1970)

M | 90 min | Comedy, History

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

Two mismatched sets of identical twins - one aristocrat, one peasant - mistakenly exchange identities on the eve of the French Revolution.

Writers: Fred Freeman, Lawrence J. Cohen | Director: Bud Yorkin | Stars: Gene Wilder, Donald Sutherland, Hugh Griffith, Jack MacGowran

Votes: 1,807

17. Slipstream (1989)

PG-13 | 102 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

4.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

In the near future, where Earth has been devastated by man's pollution and giant winds rule the planet, bounty hunter Matt kidnaps a murderer out of the hands of two police officers, ... See full summary »

Writer: Tony Kayden | Director: Steven Lisberger | Stars: Bob Peck, Mark Hamill, Kitty Aldridge, Bill Paxton

Votes: 1,581

18. Shout at the Devil (1976)

PG | 150 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

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

During World War One a British aristocrat, an American entrepreneur and the latter's attractive young daughter, set out to destroy a German battle-cruiser which is awaiting repairs in an inlet just off Zanzibar.

Writers: Stanley Price, Alastair Reid, Wilbur Smith | Director: Peter R. Hunt | Stars: Lee Marvin, Roger Moore, Barbara Parkins, Ian Holm

Votes: 1,548

19. Damn the Defiant! (1962)

Approved | 101 min | Adventure, Drama, History

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

Defiant's crew is part of a fleet-wide movement to present a petition of grievances to the Admiralty. Violence must be no part of it. The continual sadism of Defiant's first officer makes ... See full summary »

Writers: Nigel Kneale, Edmund H. North, Frank Tilsley | Director: Lewis Gilbert | Stars: Alec Guinness, Dirk Bogarde, Maurice Denham, Nigel Stock

Votes: 1,509

20. Lisztomania (1975)

R | 103 min | Biography, Comedy, Fantasy

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

A send-up of the bawdy life of Romantic composer/piano virtuoso Franz Liszt, with ubiquitous phallic imagery and a good portion of the film devoted to Liszt's "friendship" with fellow ... See full summary »

Writer: Ken Russell | Director: Ken Russell | Stars: Roger Daltrey, Sara Kestelman, Paul Nicholas, Ringo Starr

Votes: 1,277

21. The Prince and the Pauper (1977)

PG | 113 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

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

A poor boy and the Crown Prince of England exchange identities, but events force the pair to experience each other's lives as well.

Writers: Berta Domínguez D., Pierre Spengler, Mark Twain, George MacDonald Fraser | Director: Richard Fleischer | Stars: Oliver Reed, Raquel Welch, Mark Lester, Ernest Borgnine

Votes: 1,031

22. Doomsday Gun (1994 TV Movie)

Unrated | 120 min | Action, Drama, History

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

When a brilliant munitions engineer contracts to build a super-gun for Saddam Hussein in 1988, he attracts the attention of several intelligence agencies.

Writers: Walter Bernstein, Lionel Chetwynd | Director: Robert Young | Stars: Frank Langella, Alan Arkin, Kevin Spacey, Michael Kitchen

Votes: 834

23. The Fixer (1968)

M | 132 min | Drama

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

In Czarist Russia, around 1911, a Russian-Jewish handyman, Yakov Bog, is wrongly imprisoned for a most unlikely crime.

Writers: Bernard Malamud, Dalton Trumbo | Director: John Frankenheimer | Stars: Alan Bates, Dirk Bogarde, Georgia Brown, Hugh Griffith

Votes: 794

24. Little Dorrit (1988)

G | 357 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Arthur Clennam returns to London after working abroad for many years with his now deceased father. Almost at once he becomes involved in the problems of his mother's seamstress Amy Dorrit ... See full summary »

Writers: Charles Dickens, Christine Edzard | Director: Christine Edzard | Stars: Derek Jacobi, Alec Guinness, Joan Greenwood, Max Wall

Votes: 742

25. David Copperfield (2000 TV Movie)

180 min | Drama

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

Add a Plot

Writers: Charles Dickens, John Goldsmith | Director: Peter Medak | Stars: Hugh Dancy, Michael Richards, Eileen Atkins, Anthony Andrews

Votes: 736

26. Torchwood (2006–2011)
Episode: Captain Jack Harkness (2007)

50 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Jack and Tosh investigate when there are reports of music coming out of nowhere in an abandoned dance hall. While in the building, a temporal shift puts them in back in 1941 but they soon ... See full summary »

Creator: Russell T. Davies | Director: Ashley Way | Stars: John Barrowman, Eve Myles, Burn Gorman, Naoko Mori

Votes: 649

27. Concrete Jungle (1960)

86 min | Crime, Drama

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

An ex-con who's taken part in the robbery of a racetrack is caught and sent back to prison, but he won't tell his fellow gang members where he's stashed the loot. The gang kidnaps his ... See full summary »

Writer: Alun Owen | Director: Joseph Losey | Stars: Stanley Baker, Sam Wanamaker, Grégoire Aslan, Margit Saad

Votes: 603

28. Torchwood (2006–2011)
Episode: End of Days (2007)

50 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

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

The Rift is splintering - strange phenomena like UFOs and ancient soldiers are falling through time into various places around the world. These events resemble those in the prophecy of the ... See full summary »

Creator: Russell T. Davies | Director: Ashley Way | Stars: John Barrowman, Eve Myles, Burn Gorman, Naoko Mori

Votes: 494

29. Prisoner of Honor (1991 TV Movie)

PG | 88 min | Biography, Drama

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

"Prisoner of Honor" documents the French Dreyfus Affair that saw a French Captain sent to Devils' Island for espionage near the end of the nineteenth century. Richard Dreyfuss plays Colonel... See full summary »

Writer: Ron Hutchinson | Director: Ken Russell | Stars: Richard Dreyfuss, Oliver Reed, Peter Firth, Jeremy Kemp

Votes: 460

30. Kaleidoscope (1966)

103 min | Comedy, Crime

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Romantic comedy which has Barney Lincoln and Angel McGinnis as a pair of amorous adventurers in the gambling places of London and the Riviera. Barney Lincoln is a rambling gambling man who ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Carrington, Jane-Howard Carrington | Director: Jack Smight | Stars: Warren Beatty, Susannah York, Clive Revill, Eric Porter

Votes: 453

31. Comrades (1986)

183 min | Drama

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The story of "The Tolpuddle Martyrs". A group of 19th century English farm labourers who formed one of the first trade unions and started a campaign to receive fair wages.

Writer: Bill Douglas | Director: Bill Douglas | Stars: Keith Allen, Dave Atkins, Stephen Bateman, Katy Behean

Votes: 426

32. Christopher Columbus (1985 TV Mini-Series)

360 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

After his proposal to sail west to the East Indies is rejected by Portugal, Columbus overcomes court intrigue in Spain to gain support for his expedition.

Stars: Gabriel Byrne, David de Keyser, Robert Rietty, Virna Lisi

Votes: 426

33. The Onedin Line (1971–1980)

50 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

7.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

James Onedin marries Anne Webster in order to get his hands on a ship. However the marriage turns out to be one of true love. James is ruthless in his attempt to get a shipping line started... See full summary »

Creator: Cyril Abraham | Stars: Peter Gilmore, Jessica Benton, Howard Lang, Mary Webster

Votes: 398

34. Starhunter (2000– )

45 min | Sci-Fi

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

The year is 2275. Bounty Hunter Dante Montana and his ragtag crew are commissioned to track and capture dangerous interplanetary criminals, including an evil force Dante believes kidnapped ... See full summary »

Creators: Daniel D'Or, Philip Jackson | Stars: Tanya Allen, Michael Paré, Murray Melvin, Claudette Roche

Votes: 376

35. Joseph Andrews (1977)

R | 99 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Lady Booby alias 'Belle', the lively wife of the fat landed squire Sir Thomas Booby, has a lusty eye on the attractive, intelligent villager Joseph Andrews, a Latin pupil and protégé of ... See full summary »

Writers: Tony Richardson, Allan Scott, Chris Bryant, Henry Fielding | Director: Tony Richardson | Stars: Ann-Margret, Peter Firth, Michael Hordern, Beryl Reid

Votes: 359

36. Gulliver's Travels (1977)

G | 81 min | Adventure, Animation

5.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Part live-action and part-animated version of Gulliver's travels, especially his meeting with the tiny Lilliputians.

Writers: Don Black, Jonathan Swift | Director: Peter R. Hunt | Stars: Richard Harris, Catherine Schell, Norman Shelley, Meredith Edwards

Votes: 292

37. Bugs (1995–1998)

50 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

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

Ed, Ros, Alex and Beckett form the high-tech crime fighting team who work for the mysterious, secretive Bureau 2 chief, Jan, and are only assigned the most difficult and dangerous cases.

Creator: Brian Clemens | Stars: Jaye Griffiths, Jesse Birdsall, Craig McLachlan, Jan Harvey

Votes: 289

38. A Day in the Death of Joe Egg (1972)

R | 106 min | Comedy, Drama

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

A couple uses extremely black comedy to survive taking care of a daughter who is nearly completely brain dead. They take turns doing the daughter's voice and stare into the eyes of death ... See full summary »

Writer: Peter Nichols | Director: Peter Medak | Stars: Alan Bates, Janet Suzman, Peter Bowles, Sheila Gish

Votes: 247

39. Ghost Story (1974)

89 min | Horror

4.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Several old college friends converge at a mansion, ostensibly for a pleasant reunion. Larry Dann, the most easygoing of the bunch, comes to the conclusion that all is not well in the old ... See full summary »

Writers: Philip Norman, Rosemary Sutcliff, Stephen Weeks | Director: Stephen Weeks | Stars: Marianne Faithfull, Leigh Lawson, Anthony Bate, Larry Dann

Votes: 237

40. William Tell (1987– )

26 min | Adventure

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

In this period action series, Wilhelm ('William', several names are anglicized) Tell isn't just a father whose masterly archery saves his boy (Matthew)'s life but more of a Swiss Robin Hood... See full summary »

Creator: Friedrich Schiller | Stars: Will Lyman, Jeremy Clyde, Nick Brimble, David Barry Gray

Votes: 228

41. Smashing Time (1967)

96 min | Comedy, Musical

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

Two young women arrive in London to make it big in show business, and become corrupted by money and fame in the process.

Writer: George Melly | Director: Desmond Davis | Stars: Rita Tushingham, Lynn Redgrave, Michael York, Anna Quayle

Votes: 219

42. Super Gran (1985–1987)

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Family

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

The adventures of a superpowered grannie who fights crime in her commuity.

Stars: Gudrun Ure, Iain Cuthbertson, Bill Shine, Alan Snell

Votes: 202

43. The Village (2010 TV Movie)

Horror, Mystery, Thriller

4.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Kirsten, a 17 year old girl just before her 18th birthday, leaves for a village called Selmen. All the girls there kill themselves when they turn 18. Kirsten finds out that just before that... See full summary »

Writer: David Tully | Director: Robert Sigl | Stars: Eleanor Tomlinson, Finn Atkins, Christopher Elson, David Bamber

Votes: 193

44. Testimony (1988)

Not Rated | 157 min | Biography, Drama, History

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

The story of the great Soviet composer Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975) and his life and career during the rule of Stalin.

Writers: Tony Palmer, David Rudkin, Solomon Volkov | Director: Tony Palmer | Stars: Ben Kingsley, Sherry Baines, Magdalen Asquith, Mark Asquith

Votes: 184

45. Gawain and the Green Knight (1973)

93 min | Adventure, Fantasy

5.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

The medieval legend of a supernatural knight who challenges the king's men to kill him.

Writers: Philip M. Breen, Stephen Weeks | Director: Stephen Weeks | Stars: Murray Head, Ciaran Madden, Nigel Green, Anthony Sharp

Votes: 156

46. Stanley and Us (1999)

58 min | Documentary

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Three hapless directors arrive in England from Italy to make a documentary on their idol. The funny thing is, they have no interviews lined up! Not to worry, these guys have a miracle or ... See full summary »

Writers: Mauro Di Flaviano, Federico Greco, Stefano Landini | Directors: Mauro Di Flaviano, Federico Greco, Stefano Landini, Faisal A. Qureshi | Stars: Ken Adam, Michel Ciment, Mauro Di Flaviano, Nigel Galt

Votes: 124

47. Jonathan Creek (1997–2014)
Episode: Black Canary (1998)

89 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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

A retired female illusionist dies in mysterious circumstances. Maddy and Jonathan are called upon to investigate.

Writer: David Renwick | Director: Sandy Johnson | Stars: Hannah Gordon, Suzanna Hamilton, Francis Matthews, Murray Melvin

Votes: 124

48. England, My England (1995)

153 min | History

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

Add a Plot

Writers: John Osborne, Charles Wood | Director: Tony Palmer | Stars: Simon Callow, Michael Ball, Rebecca Front, Lucy Speed

Votes: 122

49. The Bawdy Adventures of Tom Jones (1976)

R | 94 min | Comedy

4.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

Tom Jones, a maid's son adopted by the nobleman she worked for, now all grown up must run away from home when he is set up by his jealous cousin. He has several adventures and women on his way to town where his possible salvation awaits.

Writers: Henry Fielding, Jeremy Lloyd, Don MacPherson | Director: Cliff Owen | Stars: Nicky Henson, Trevor Howard, Terry-Thomas, Arthur Lowe

Votes: 104

50. Isadora Duncan, the Biggest Dancer in the World (1966 TV Movie)

67 min | Documentary, Biography

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writers: Ken Russell, Sewell Stokes | Director: Ken Russell | Stars: Vivian Pickles, Peter Bowles, Alexei Jawdokimov, Murray Melvin

Votes: 103