Highest Rated Titles With Shelagh Wilcocks

 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. Shoulder to Shoulder (1974 TV Mini-Series)

75 min | Drama

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

This series dramatizes the lives of the Pankhurst women and their role in the Suffragette Movement.

Stars: Siân Phillips, Patricia Quinn, Angela Down, Georgia Brown

2. Poldark (1975– )
Episode: Episode #1.16 (1976)

51 min | Drama, Romance

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

Warleggan evicts hundreds of tenant families in his efforts to exert his power, and Ross discovers a valuable vein of tin in his depleted copper mine, Wheal Grace.

Writers: Winston Graham, Jack Russell | Director: Paul Annett | Stars: Robin Ellis, Angharad Rees, Mary Wimbush, Paul Curran

3. Public Eye (1965–1975)

60 min | Crime, Drama

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

A long-running British TV series starring Alfred Burke as dour private-eye Frank Marker. Cynical and world-weary, Marker is frequently the unwitting stooge in bigger criminal wheels in his ... See full summary »

Creators: Anthony Marriott, Roger Marshall | Stars: Alfred Burke, Ray Smith, Pauline Delaney, Brenda Cavendish

4. Tenko (1981 TV Mini-Series)

50 min | Drama, War

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

WWII drama follows a group of British, Dutch, and Australian women; from the bombing of Singapore to their years spent in prison camps and eventually to the end of the war where the survivors try to readjust to civilian life.

Creator: Lavinia Warner | Stars: Ann Bell, Stephanie Cole, Claire Oberman, Emily Bolton

5. Secret Army (1977–1979)

50 min | Drama, War

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

In this series, inspired by real events during World War II, the kind, intelligent and worrisome Albert Foiret runs both a café, which is the only notable public house in a small Belgian ... See full summary »

Creator: Gerard Glaister | Stars: Bernard Hepton, Angela Richards, Clifford Rose, Juliet Hammond

6. Poldark (1975– )
Episode: Episode #1.15 (1976)

52 min | Drama, Romance

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

Ross's hopes for a new vein of copper are shattered, and his distress when he finds out Elizabith plans to marry Warleggan resulting in the breaking of his marriage vows.

Writers: Winston Graham, Jack Russell | Director: Paul Annett | Stars: Robin Ellis, Angharad Rees, Forbes Collins, John Ringham

7. Poldark (1975– )

60 min | Drama, Romance

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

British officer Ross Poldark returns to his native Cornwall after the Revolutionary War after escaping as a prisoner of war. He finds that because he was believed dead, his home has fallen ... See full summary »

Stars: Robin Ellis, Angharad Rees, Clive Francis, Jill Townsend

8. Callan (1967–1972)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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

David Callan is the top agent/assassin for the Security Service (British counterintelligence), but he is an embittered man who performs his duties "for Queen and country" under duress. This... See full summary »

Creator: James Mitchell | Stars: Edward Woodward, Russell Hunter, Lisa Langdon, Anthony Valentine

9. Dr. Finlay's Casebook (1962–1971)

50 min

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

Dr. Finlay is part of a medical practice in the fictional Scottish town of Tannochbrae during the late 1920s.

Creator: A.J. Cronin | Stars: Bill Simpson, Andrew Cruickshank, Barbara Mullen, Eric Woodburn

10. Poldark (1975– )
Episode: Episode #1.13 (1975)

52 min | Drama, Romance

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

After the birth of Ross and Demelza's son, Francis accidentally drowns in Wheal Grace after supposedly discovering a new vein if precious copper.

Writers: Winston Graham, Jack Russell | Directors: Paul Annett, Kenneth Ives | Stars: Robin Ellis, Angharad Rees, Mary Wimbush, Paul Curran

11. Tenko (1981–1984)
Episode: Episode #2.7 (1982)

Drama, War

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

Reluctant to return home to Vichy-occupied France Dr. Trier hands over her research notes to Dr. Mason,who is concerned for Lilian's sanity. Rose gets a message from Bernard and,whilst the ... See full summary »

Creator: Lavinia Warner | Director: Jeremy Summers | Stars: Ann Bell, Stephanie Cole, Stephanie Beacham, Louise Jameson

12. Nanny (1981–1983)

50 min | Drama

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

Add a Plot

Creator: Wendy Craig | Stars: Wendy Craig, John Quayle, Natalie Forbes, Jane Booker

13. Ace of Wands (1970–1972)

30 min | Family

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

Add a Plot

Creator: Trevor Preston | Stars: Michael MacKenzie, Roy Holder, Petra Markham, Fred Owl

14. The Girls of Slender Means (1975– )

50 min | Drama

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

Add a Plot

Stars: Kate Atkinson, Marion Bailey, Janet Burnell, Madeleine Christie

15. Detective (1964–1969)

50 min | Crime, Drama

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

Anthology series featuring adaptations of detective stories.

Stars: Rupert Davies, Ralph Michael, John DeVaut, Esmond Knight

16. Secret Army (1977–1979)
Episode: Collaborator (1979)

Drama, War

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

Add a Plot

Creator: Gerard Glaister | Director: Michael E. Briant | Stars: Bernard Hepton, Angela Richards, Clifford Rose, Juliet Hammond

17. Poldark (1975– )
Episode: Episode #1.7 (1975)

51 min | Drama, Romance

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

Young Geoffrey Charles is stricken with a serious illness; when Francis also becomes ill, Demelza assists Elizabeth in caring for him.

Writers: Winston Graham, Paul Wheeler | Director: Paul Annett | Stars: Robin Ellis, Angharad Rees, Jonathan Newth, Norma Streader

18. Poldark (1975– )
Episode: Episode #1.8 (1975)

52 min | Drama, Romance

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

Mark Daniel learns of Keren's affair with Dwight Enys; Ross helps Mark avoid capture by the authorities.

Writers: Winston Graham, Paul Wheeler | Director: Paul Annett | Stars: Robin Ellis, Angharad Rees, Donald Douglas, Gillian Bailey

19. Armchair Mystery Theatre (1960– )

60 min | Drama, Mystery

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

First episode of new series called "Armchair Mystery Theatre", set in a Cornish fishing village, peopled with sinister local rustic types. A "Wicker Man" atmosphere to the story, without ... See full summary »

Stars: Donald Pleasence, Ian Hendry, Gary Watson, Gerald Flood

20. Tenko (1981–1984)
Episode: Episode #2.2 (1982)

Drama, War

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

The women are greeted by the efficient French doctor Trier and fed by her young assistant, orphan Daisy Robinson. The camp has superior facilities but its commandant Nakamura cannot speak ... See full summary »

Creator: Lavinia Warner | Director: David Tucker | Stars: Ann Bell, Stephanie Beacham, Stephanie Cole, Patricia Lawrence

21. Helen: A Woman of Today (1973– )

60 min | Drama

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

Add a Plot

Stars: Alison Fiske, Christopher Ballantyne, Diana Hutchinson, Martin Shaw

22. Poldark (1975– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (1975)

52 min | Drama, Romance

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

After another infidelity from Francis, Elizabeth decides to leave Francis for Ross after his father's death - but Demelza's pregnancy complicates the situation.

Writers: Winston Graham, Jack Pulman | Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: Robin Ellis, Angharad Rees, Jill Townsend, Clive Francis

23. Budgie (1971–1972)

60 min | Drama

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

Chirpy Cockney petty crook 'Budgie' Bird is the main character in this British TV series of the early 70s. Budgie was the eternal failure, with every scam, and every attempt to make his ... See full summary »

Creators: Willis Hall, Keith Waterhouse | Stars: Adam Faith, Iain Cuthbertson, Lynn Dalby, June Lewis

24. Maelstrom (1985 TV Mini-Series)

300 min | Thriller

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

Why did the millionaire leave a fortune to a unknown woman? After inheriting property there, Catherine Durrell travels to Norway where she gets caught up in a 'maelstrom' of murder and terror.

Stars: Tusse Silberg, David Beames, Edita Brychta, Christopher Scoular

25. Marked Personal (1973– )

30 min

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

Afternoon show about the dramas that enfold around the human resources department of a large organization.

Creator: Charles Dennis | Stars: Heather Chasen, Stephanie Beacham, Frankie Jordan, Carl Rigg

26. Armchair Theatre (1956–1974)

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

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

"Armchair Theatre" is a British television drama anthology series of single plays that ran on the ITV network from 1956 to 1974. It was originally produced by Associated British Corporation, and later by Thames Television from mid-1968.

Stars: Harry H. Corbett, Billie Whitelaw, Neil McCallum, Paul Whitsun-Jones

27. Hazell (1978–1979)

60 min | Crime, Drama

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

Add a Plot

Stars: Nicholas Ball, Roddy McMillan, Desmond McNamara, Peter Bourke

28. William Tell (1958– )

30 min | Adventure, Family

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

Add a Plot

Creator: Friedrich Schiller | Stars: Conrad Phillips, Willoughby Goddard, Jennifer Jayne, Richard Rogers

29. Poldark (1975– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1975)

51 min | Drama, Romance

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

In 1783, Ross Poldark returns from the American wars to his native Cornwall to find his home in shambles and his betrothed engaged to another.

Writers: Winston Graham, Jack Pulman | Director: Christopher Barry | Stars: Robin Ellis, Jill Townsend, Clive Francis, Norma Streader

30. Poldark (1975– )
Episode: Episode #1.12 (1975)

49 min | Drama, Romance

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

Warleggan's minions apparently beat Jud to death in revenge for his changing his testimony and Francis and Ross plan to open Wheal grace using Warleggan money.

Writers: Peter Draper, Winston Graham | Director: Kenneth Ives | Stars: Robin Ellis, Angharad Rees, Forbes Collins, Mary Wimbush

31. Spy Trap (1972–1975)

45 min | Drama

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

This was on early evening and was, as far as I remember, about a place where people who had defected were interrogated to see if they were genuine. There was other stuff about the regular characters.

Creator: Robert Barr | Stars: Paul Daneman, Prentis Hancock, Julian Glover, Michael Gwynn

32. Hannah (1980– )

35 min | Drama, Romance

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

Hannah, a middle aged housekeeper, arrives in Radstowe to make a fresh start. She finds employment, friendship and romance but two men who know her "sordid" past threaten her newly found happiness. Period drama.

Stars: Helen Ryan, Tim Pigott-Smith, Kathleen Helme, Judi Maynard

33. Poldark (1975– )
Episode: Episode #1.11 (1975)

51 min | Drama, Romance

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

Ross rehires Jud, reestablishes his friendship with Francis, and becomes involved with smugglers in the hope of raising money to exploit a new copper vein.

Writers: Winston Graham, Paul Wheeler | Director: Kenneth Ives | Stars: Robin Ellis, Angharad Rees, Jill Townsend, Clive Francis

34. Poldark (1975– )
Episode: Episode #1.6 (1975)

52 min | Drama, Romance

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

When Jim Carter becomes seriously ill in prison, Ross worries that he will die before completing his sentence.

Writers: Winston Graham, Paul Wheeler | Director: Paul Annett | Stars: Robin Ellis, Angharad Rees, Jill Townsend, Clive Francis

35. Callan (1967–1972)
Episode: Rules of the Game (1972)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

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

After Moscow expels a British cultural attache, Callan assigns Cross to harass a Russian embassy employee and force the man's withdrawal. This tit-for-tat arrangement turns complicated, though, when the Russian's family gets involved.

Creator: James Mitchell | Director: Voytek | Stars: Edward Woodward, Russell Hunter, Patrick Mower, Virginia Stride

36. Sherlock Holmes (1964–1968)

50 min | Horror, Crime, Drama

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

Add a Plot

Stars: Nigel Stock, Peter Cushing, Douglas Wilmer, Peter Madden

37. The Legend of Robin Hood (1975 TV Mini-Series)

50 min

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

Add a Plot

Stars: Martin Potter, Diane Keen, William Marlowe, Paul Darrow

38. Mrs Thursday (1966–1967)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

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

Elderly cleaning lady inherits her boss's house, fortune - and butler.

Creator: Ted Willis | Stars: Kathleen Harrison, Hugh Manning, Richard Caldicot, George Waring

39. Play for Today (1970–1984)

75 min | Drama

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

Add a Plot

Stars: Alison Steadman, Nigel Hawthorne, Tony Caunter, David Daker

40. Softly Softly (1966–1976)

50 min | Crime, Drama

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

Add a Plot

Stars: Stratford Johns, Frank Windsor, Norman Bowler, John Barron

41. Within These Walls (1974–1978)

60 min | Drama

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

Drama inside a women's prison.

Creator: David Butler | Stars: Jerome Willis, Mona Bruce, Denys Hawthorne, Googie Withers

42. Villette (1970– )

45 min | Drama

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

Based on a Charlotte bronte novel of the same name. A younger English woman who finds herself without any prospects travels to the continent on a bold journey. She finds a home in a girls ... See full summary »

Stars: Judy Parfitt, Peter Jeffrey, Mona Bruce, Bryan Marshall

43. Studio 4 (1962– )

60 min | Drama

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

Anthology series of plays filmed at the BBC TV centre's newly constructed Studio Four.

Stars: David Spenser, Marjorie Wilde, Frederick Farley, Dallas Cavell

44. Z Cars (1962–1978)

50 min | Crime, Drama

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

A gritty drama which follows the work of the police force in the fictional northern English town of Newtown.

Stars: James Ellis, John Slater, Douglas Fielding, Bernard Holley

45. Sutherland's Law (1973–1976)

50 min | Drama

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

Add a Plot

Creator: Lindsay Galloway | Stars: Iain Cuthbertson, Martin Cochrane, Victor Carin, Edith MacArthur

46. Melissa (1974 TV Mini-Series)

180 min | Mystery, Drama

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

A writer finds himself the prime suspect in his wife's murder.

Stars: Peter Barkworth, Ronald Fraser, Joan Benham, Philip Voss

47. London's Burning (1988–2002)

50 min | Drama

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

The lives of firefighters at Blackwall Fire Station.

Stars: Glen Murphy, Richard Walsh, Shirley Greenwood, Kim Clifford

48. The Wednesday Play (1964–1970)

75 min | Drama

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

Series of one-off plays made by BBC television which gave breaks to a wide range of writers and directors in the late 60s, such as Dennis Potter, Ken Loach, David Mercer and John Hopkins. ... See full summary »

Creator: Sydney Newman | Stars: Edwin Brown, Neville Smith, Tony Selby, Ken Jones

49. ITV Playhouse (1967– )
Episode: Suspect (1969)

Comedy, Drama

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

A proud woman coldly concentrates on keeping up appearances when her 50-year old husband and a young schoolgirl go missing at the same time.

Writer: Mike Hodges | Director: Mike Hodges | Stars: Rachel Kempson, Bryan Marshall, George Sewell, Michael Coles

50. Wolfshead: The Legend of Robin Hood (1969)

56 min | Adventure

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

Add a Plot

Writer: David Butler | Director: John Hough | Stars: David Warbeck, Kathleen Byron, Ciaran Madden, Kenneth Gilbert