Most Popular Titles With Donald Wolfit

1. Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
216 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
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Metascore: 100/100 (7 reviews)

A flamboyant and controversial British military figure and his conflicted loyalties during his World War I service in the Middle East.

2. Becket (1964)
148 min | Biography, Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
Metascore: 68/100 (10 reviews)

An English king comes to terms with his affection for his close friend and confidant, who finds his true honor by observing God's divine will rather than the king's.

3. BBC Play of the Month (1965–1983)
120 min | Drama
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4. The Charge of the Light Brigade (1968)
139 min | Drama, History, War
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A chronicle of events that led to the British involvement in the Crimean War against Russia and which led to the siege of Sevastopol and the fierce Battle of Balaclava on October 25, 1854 ... See full summary »

5. Room at the Top (1959)
115 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

An ambitious young accountant schemes to wed a wealthy factory owner's daughter, despite falling in love with a married older woman.

6. Armchair Theatre (1956–1974)
60 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
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7. Life at the Top (1965)
117 min | Drama
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Joe Lampton thought he had really made it by marrying the boss's daughter in his northern mill town. But he finds he is being sidelined at work and his private life manipulated by his ... See full summary »

8. The Pickwick Papers (1952)
109 min | Comedy, Drama
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The Pickwick Club sends Mr. Pickwick and a group of friends to travel across England and to report back on the interesting things they find. In the course of their travels, they repeatedly ... See full summary »

9. The Mark (1961)
127 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A man who served prison time for intent to molest a child tries to build a new life with the help of a sympathetic psychiatrist.

10. Blood of the Vampire (1958)
87 min | Horror, Sci-Fi
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A man and wife are terrorized by Mad Scientist Dr. Callistratus who was executed but has returned to life with a heart transplant. Along with his crippled assistant Carl, the 'anemic' Mad ... See full summary »

11. The Angry Hills (1959)
105 min | Drama, War, Thriller
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In 1941 an American journalist in Greece is given a secret list of collaborators. He is helped by the Greek resistance as he is pursued across the country by the Nazis.

12. BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950–1959)
Drama
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13. This Is Your Life (1955–2003)
30 min | Documentary, Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
14. Down River (1931)
73 min | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
15. The Hands of Orlac (1960)
95 min | Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A pianist has a transplant operation that gives him a new pair of hands. Unfortunately, the hands belonged to a murderer, and he finds the hands starting to take over his life and commit ... See full summary »

16. I Accuse! (1958)
99 min | Biography, Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The famous "Dreyfus Case" where a Jewish captain in the French Army is falsely accused of treason. He is sentenced to imprisonment on Devil's Island. When the real traitor is found the ... See full summary »

17. The Sandwich Man (1966)
95 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A man with a sandwich-board (advert) wanders around London meeting many strange characters.

18. Satellite in the Sky (1956)
85 min | Drama, Sci-Fi
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The British launch the world's first orbital vehicle. Their military sends a super-bomb along, which goes wrong and threatens the crew and a stowaway.

19. ITV Television Playhouse (1955–1967)
60 min | Drama
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20. Ghost Squad (1961– )
60 min | Crime, Drama
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The adventures of the agents of Scotland Yard's secret undercover crime unit, dubbed "The Ghost Squad".

21. Dr. Crippen (1963)
98 min | Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

The real-life story of Dr. Hawley Harvey Crippen, who was hanged in London in 1910 for poisoning his wife so he could be with his young lover. But was he truly guilty of murder?

22. A Prize of Gold (1955)
98 min | Crime, Adventure, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
23. The Vise (1954–1961)
30 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
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This British production featured less known actors in filmed plays showing people caught in "the vise" of fate created by their own deeds.

24. The House of the Seven Hawks (1959)
92 min | Mystery
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25. The Ringer (1952)
78 min | Mystery
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26. Uncle Willie's Bicycle Shop (1954)
83 min | Comedy, Romance
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Around the turn of the century, in England, alcoholic Uncle Willie is the bane of his family, of which his brother-in-law (Cecil Parker) is the family spokesman. It is decided to let Uncle ... See full summary »

27. Death at a Broadcast (1934)
71 min | Mystery
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28. Decline and Fall... of a Birdwatcher (1968)
113 min | Comedy
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Decline and Fall is based on Evelyn Waugh's first published novel (in 1928), and tells the story of Paul Pennyfeather... See full synopsis »

29. The Accursed (1957)
78 min | Drama, Mystery
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A German Jewish doctor, who is a former resistance fighter against the Nazis during the war, attends an annual reunion at the home of a former British officer. However, when he discovers ... See full summary »

30. Ninety Degrees in the Shade (1965)
90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
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In a Prague shop, an assistant has been carrying on an affair with the dishonest, married manager. An emotionally repressed auditor with domestic problems of his own uncovers serious stock ... See full summary »

31. BBC Sunday-Night Play (1960–1963)
60 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
32. Svengali (1954)
82 min | Drama, Romance
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33. Portrait of a Sinner (1959)
96 min | Drama
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Young blonde woman seems to destroy everyone she comes in contact with.

34. The Silent Passenger (1935)
75 min | Crime, Mystery
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A really well made British murder mystery from British Gaumont studios. Story opens with a dead body found in a trunk. Who's the cold-blooded killer?

35. Late Extra (1935)
69 min | Crime, Drama
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A newspaper reporter sets out to track down a cop killer.

36. Drake the Pirate (1935)
78 min | Action, Biography, Drama
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37. A Man on the Beach (1955)
29 min | Short, Drama
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38. Calling the Tune (1936)
80 min | Drama
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39. Theatre Royal (1955– )
30 min | Drama
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40. Saturday Playhouse (1958–1961)
60 min | Drama
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41. On Trial (1960– )
Crime
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A series of real trials from British history, famous and notorious, dramatised from the court records.

43. The Man in the Road (1956)
83 min | Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Communist agents trail an important scientist to try to steal his top-secret new formula.

44. The Killing Stones (1958– )
30 min | Drama
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45. After Hours (1958– )
25 min | Comedy
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46. Inasmuch... (1934)
22 min | Short, Drama
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47. Guilty? (1956)
93 min | Drama
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48. Checkmate (1935)
67 min
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49. The Claydon Treasure Mystery (1938)
63 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X