Highest Rated Titles With Godfrey James

 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. Big Brother (1970 TV Mini-Series)

60 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

9.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.7/10 X  

A series of plays which examine if 1970s society is heading towards the dystopian world predicted in the book '1984'.

Stars: Alfred Burke, Michael Gwynn, Robert Hardy, Ronald Lacey

Votes: 6

2. Wish Me Luck (1987–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.7 (1989)

50 min | War, Drama

9.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  

Having successfully blown up a vital factory Kit and Liz learn from Luc that Vivien and Yvette have been captured and ambush the car in which they are being taken. In the resultant ... See full summary »

Director: Bill Hays | Stars: Kate Buffery, Lynn Farleigh, Jane Snowden, Jane Asher

Votes: 7

3. Hereward the Wake (1965– )

25 min | Drama

9.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  

Hereward, son of Duke Leofric and Lady Godiva, fought a long and ultimately hopeless guerilla war against the invading forces of William the Conqueror in the fens of Lincolnshire, betrayed not only by his allies but by his own weaknesses.

Stars: Alfred Lynch, Bryan Pringle, Yvonne Furneaux, John Carson

Votes: 7

4. Wish Me Luck (1987–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.5 (1989)

50 min | War, Drama

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

Gordon is smuggled home in a coffin and Cad decides to send a willing Kit back to France,though he warns him not to let his feelings for Liz get in the way.Vivien tracks down her daughter ... See full summary »

Director: Bill Hays | Stars: Kate Buffery, Lynn Farleigh, Jane Snowden, Julian Glover

Votes: 7

5. Wish Me Luck (1987–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.6 (1989)

50 min | War, Drama

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

Discovering that Annette was the traitress who betrayed Marie and her father Emily intends to shoot her but Luc seems to have beaten her to it. Cad learns that his son has been killed in ... See full summary »

Director: Bill Hays | Stars: Kate Buffery, Lynn Farleigh, Jane Snowden, Jane Asher

Votes: 8

6. The Expert (1968–1976)

50 min

8.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

Marius Goring plays a Forensic Scientist, working not only for the police, but also for other interested parties.

Stars: Marius Goring, Ann Morrish, Victor Winding, Michael Farnsworth

Votes: 11

7. CBS Children's Film Festival (1967–1978)

Family

8.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Kukla, Fran and Ollie hosted this film program. They would introduce children's films from around the world. In between, the three would act in short skits.

Stars: Perry Benson, Anoop Singh, Raymond Boal, Joey Davidson

Votes: 38

8. Born and Bred (1978–1980)

60 min | Comedy

8.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Kate Williams, James Grout, Gillian Raine, Constance Chapman

Votes: 6

9. The Onedin Line (1971–1980)
Episode: Pound and Pint (1972)

Adventure, Drama, Romance

8.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

In Liverpool Jessop sets about organizing a strike though many seamen feel they cannot afford it. When the strike finally occurs Anne, shocked by her husband's callous attitude, helps the ... See full summary »

Director: Ben Rea | Stars: Peter Gilmore, Anne Stallybrass, Philip Bond, Michael Billington

Votes: 6

10. The Forsyte Saga (1967 TV Mini-Series)

50 min | Drama

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

The extended Forsyte family live a more than pleasant upper middle class life in Victorian and later Edwardian England. The two central characters are Soames Forsyte and his cousin Jolyon ... See full summary »

Stars: Eric Porter, Margaret Tyzack, Nyree Dawn Porter, June Barry

Votes: 707

11. Strange Report (1968– )

60 min | Drama, Mystery

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

Retired Scotland Yard commissioner Adam Strange investigates bizarre mysteries in "Swinging Sixties" London.

Stars: Anthony Quayle, Kaz Garas, Anneke Wills, Charles Lloyd Pack

Votes: 88

12. Turtle's Progress (1979–1980)

60 min | Comedy

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

Add a Plot

Stars: John F. Landry, Michael Attwell, Ruby Head, Tony London

Votes: 35

13. The Terracotta Horse (1973– )

30 min | Adventure

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

A young British girl, whose family have emigrated to Morocco, finds an ornamental horse that may provide the key to a lost treasure.

Stars: Godfrey James, Kristine Howarth, Lindy Howard, Patrick Murray

Votes: 7

14. Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989–2013)

TV-14 | 100 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime

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

From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions.

Stars: David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson, Pauline Moran

Votes: 24,468

15. A Very Peculiar Practice (1986–1988)

50 min | Comedy, Drama

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

A surreal comedy series tracking the career of Stephen Daker, a young doctor who works for the health centre of a modern British university.

Stars: Peter Davison, Graham Crowden, Barbara Flynn, David Troughton

Votes: 309

16. The Aphrodite Inheritance (1979 TV Mini-Series)

50 min | Drama, Adventure, Crime

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

When British Engineer Barry Collier is injured in an accident in Cyprus his brother David flies out only to find he has died. It soon becomes apparent that Barry Collier was involved with ... See full summary »

Stars: Alexandra Bastedo, Peter McEnery, Stefan Gryff, Tony Doyle

Votes: 55

17. Shadow of the Noose (1989 TV Mini-Series)

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

Drama centering on the cases of the celebrated London barrister of the Victorian era, Edward Marshall Hall.

Stars: Jonathan Hyde, Michael Feast, Terence Taplin, Leslee Udwin

Votes: 21

18. Menace (1970–1973)

75 min | Thriller

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

This is a series of thrillers designed to keep the audience on the edge of their seats.

Stars: David Wood, John Wentworth, Sheila Fearn, Sheila Hancock

Votes: 11

19. BBC Play of the Month (1965–1983)
Episode: Julius Caesar (1969)

Drama

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

Highly-placed Romans plot the murder of Julius Caesar.

Director: Alan Bridges | Stars: Robert Stephens, Frank Finlay, Maurice Denham, Edward Woodward

Votes: 5

20. Doctor Who (1963–1989)

TV-PG | 45 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

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

Time and Space traveling adventures of a Gallifreyan Time Lord only known as the Doctor and his companions, traveling through time and space.

Stars: William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker

Votes: 26,532

21. Crime of Passion (1970–1973)

60 min | Drama

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

British courtroom drama set in France, concerning the trials of murderers who commit crimes of passion.

Stars: Daniel Moynihan, Anthony Newlands, John Phillips, Peter Evans

Votes: 10

22. The Gamblers (1967– )

60 min | Drama

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

Anthology drama series of people who take a gamble (sometimes with their lives) in order to prove a point or better their position.

Stars: Leslie Anderson, Richard Shaw, Ken Butler, Ronald Lacey

Votes: 6

23. 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.

Stars: Patrick Macnee, Diana Rigg, Honor Blackman, Linda Thorson

Votes: 4,426

24. The Lotus Eaters (1972–1973)

50 min | Drama

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

Erik and Ann Sheppard run a bar on a Greek island, but all is not what it seems: both have murky pasts that they would prefer to forget. Erik is a reformed alcoholic and Korean war veteran ... See full summary »

Stars: Ian Hendry, Wanda Ventham, Stefan Gryff, Anthony Stamboulieh

Votes: 54

25. The Legend of King Arthur (1979– )

110 min | Adventure

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

The classic story of King Arthur and his knights of the Round Table.

Stars: Andrew Burt, Felicity Dean, Maureen O'Brien, David Robb

Votes: 24

26. The Mind of Mr. J.G. Reeder (1969– )

60 min | Drama, Crime

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

Add a Plot

Stars: Hugh Burden, Willoughby Goddard, Mona Bruce, Gillian Lewis

Votes: 34

27. Moody and Pegg (1974– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama

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

Add a Plot

Stars: Judy Cornwell, Derek Waring, Frances Bennett, Tony Selby

Votes: 9

28. Play for Today (1970–1984)
Episode: Angels Are So Few (1970)

63 min | Comedy, Drama

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

For the BBC's WEDNESDAY PLAY series, Dennis Potter offered one of his "visitation dramas": Housewife Cynthia Nicholls is married to prudish Richard Nicholls. One day, her mundane household ... See full summary »

Director: Gareth Davies | Stars: Tom Bell, Christine Hargreaves, Susan Richards, Erik Chitty

Votes: 16

29. Follyfoot (1971–1973)

30 min | Family, Drama

8.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Young Dora is sent to stay with her uncle on his farm in rural England while her parents travel overseas for a year. Seeing as she has a love for horses, her uncle suggests she visit ... See full summary »

Stars: Gillian Blake, Steve Hodson, Arthur English, Christian Rodska

Votes: 77

30. Cousin Bette (1971 TV Mini-Series)

250 min

8.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A poor and homely spinster, who feels she's been walked on all her life, teams up with a scheming courtesan to wreak elaborate revenge on her rich and handsome relatives.

Stars: Margaret Tyzack, Thorley Walters, Helen Mirren, Ursula Howells

Votes: 146

31. Hunter's Walk (1973–1976)

60 min | Crime

8.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Ewan Hooper, Davyd Harries, Duncan Preston, Charles Rea

Votes: 7

32. The Onedin Line (1971–1980)
Episode: Race for Power (1972)

Adventure, Drama, Romance

8.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

In Liverpool the Frazers combine to try and smuggle Jessop, who has been imprisoned and is now on the run, to Ireland. He is apprehended but they stand by him at court. The race between ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Graham Scott | Stars: Peter Gilmore, Anne Stallybrass, Philip Bond, Jessica Benton

Votes: 9

33. Kidnapped (1978 TV Mini-Series)

390 min | Adventure, Drama, History

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

When young David Balfour arrives at his uncle's to claim his inheritance, his relative tries to murder him, then has him shipped off to be sold as a slave in the colonies. Luckily for the lad, he strikes up a friendship.

Stars: David McCallum, Ekkehardt Belle, Aude Landry, Bill Simpson

Votes: 141

34. The Dark Side of the Sun (1983 TV Mini-Series)

55 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

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

Supernatural thriller series dealing with a secret society on the Greek island of Rhodes.

Stars: Peter Egan, Patrick Mower, Emily Richard, Christopher Scoular

Votes: 50

35. Out of This World (1962– )

60 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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

Add a Plot

Stars: Boris Karloff, Piers Keelan, Raymond Adamson, Bill Mills

Votes: 18

36. Highlander (1992–1998)
Episode: Counterfeit: Part 1 (1994)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

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

Horton, an old mortal enemy, puts a criminal through plastic surgery to make her look like Tessa.

Director: Paolo Barzman | Stars: Adrian Paul, Stan Kirsch, Michel Modo, Jim Byrnes

Votes: 82

37. The Forsyte Saga (1967– )
Episode: Portrait of Fleur (1967)

Drama

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

Fleur goes to Harold Blade's studio for her portrait sitting but she sees Jon and Anne there as she too is having her portrait done. When she learns that Jon will also have his portrait ... See full summary »

Director: David Giles | Stars: June Barry, George Benson, Jonathan Burn, David Cargill

Votes: 11

38. The Wednesday Play (1964–1970)
Episode: Son of Man (1969)

90 min | Drama

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

Dennis Potter's controversial reading of the life of Christ, with Jesus portrayed as a hearty, fiery, well-meaning carpenter who believes that people should try to love their enemies rather... See full summary »

Director: Gareth Davies | Stars: Colin Blakely, Robert Hardy, Bernard Hepton, Brian Blessed

Votes: 63

39. The Sweeney (1975–1978)

60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

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

British police TV series which revolutionized the genre on UK television in the mid-1970s starring John Thaw as a hard-edged detective in the Flying Squad of London's Metropolitan Police.

Stars: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan, John Alkin

Votes: 1,118

40. UFO (1970–1973)

45 min | Action, Sci-Fi

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

In the year 1980 the Earth is threatened by an alien race who kidnap and kill humans and use them for body parts. A highly secret military organization is set up in the hope of defending ... See full summary »

Stars: Ed Bishop, Dolores Mantez, Michael Billington, Ayshea Brough

Votes: 1,783

41. The Professionals (1977–1983)

50 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

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

This series chronicled the lives of Bodie and Doyle, top agents for Britain's CI5 (Criminal Intelligence 5), and their controller, George Cowley. The mandate of CI5 was to fight terrorism ... See full summary »

Stars: Gordon Jackson, Martin Shaw, Lewis Collins, Bridget Brice

Votes: 1,710

42. The Shadow of the Tower (1972 TV Mini-Series)

Biography, Drama, History

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

A series of dramas by various writers recording the key events in the reign of Henry Tudor and his founding of the Tudor Dynasty

Stars: James Maxwell, Norma West, Hugh Sullivan, Denis Carey

Votes: 105

43. Into the Labyrinth (1981–1982)

30 min | Family, Fantasy

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

Three children stumble upon the imprisoned sorcerer Rothgo and are drawn into a mysterious search through time for the magical Nidus which has been stolen by the evil witch Belor.

Stars: Pamela Salem, Charlie Caine, Ron Moody, Lisa Turner

Votes: 96

44. Chris Cross (1993– )

28 min

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

Add a Plot

Stars: Eugene Byrd, Simon Fenton, Rachel Blanchard, Alan David

Votes: 72

45. The Darling Buds of May (1991–1993)
Episode: Cast Not Your Pearls Before Swine: Part 2 (1993)

51 min | Comedy, Drama

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

Pop prepares a trick against George Harran whilst Primrose discovers Liverpool.

Director: Rodney Bennett | Stars: David Jason, Pam Ferris, Julian Glover, Rachel Bell

Votes: 20

46. A Very Peculiar Practice (1986–1988)
Episode: May the Force Be with You (1988)

Comedy, Drama

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

Add a Plot

Director: David Tucker | Stars: Peter Davison, Graham Crowden, David Troughton, Barbara Flynn

Votes: 11

47. Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989–2013)
Episode: Peril at End House (1990)

TV-14 | 103 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime

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

While Poirot is staying at an exclusive Cornish resort, he meets a beautiful heiress whose life is in danger.

Director: Renny Rye | Stars: David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson, Polly Walker

Votes: 880

48. The Forsyte Saga (1967– )
Episode: Swan Song (1967)

Drama

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

Fleur makes a point of seeing Jon at Harold Blade's studio and invites him to visit the rest house she's opened for working girls. She pours her heart out to him and breaks into tears but ... See full summary »

Stars: Hilda Barry, June Barry, Karin Fernald, Susan Hampshire

Votes: 11

49. Seance on a Wet Afternoon (1964)

115 min | Crime, Drama

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

A psychic convinces her weak-willed husband to kidnap the child of a wealthy couple, so she can use her abilities to locate the child and thus achieve fame.

Director: Bryan Forbes | Stars: Kim Stanley, Richard Attenborough, Margaret Lacey, Marie Burke

Votes: 4,550

50. Raffles (1975– )

60 min | Comedy, Crime, History

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

Most people know A.J. Raffles only as a gentleman of leisure and a top-rated cricketer, but he is also "the amateur Cracksman", an expert jewel thief. Alternately aided and hindered by his ... See full summary »

Stars: Anthony Valentine, Christopher Strauli, Victor Brooks, Victor Carin

Votes: 94