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1. As Time Goes By (1992–2005)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Romance

8.3
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The Korean War and a long lost letter separate the lives of young lovers Jean and Lionel, whose paths cross again by happenstance.

Stars: Judi Dench, Geoffrey Palmer, Moira Brooker, Philip Bretherton

Votes: 2,872

2. White Christmas (1954)

Not Rated | 120 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.6
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A successful song-and-dance team become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, Vera-Ellen

Votes: 23,217

3. Vera Drake (2004)

R | 125 min | Crime, Drama

7.7
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83 Metascore

Abortionist Vera Drake finds her beliefs and practices clash with the mores of 1950s Britain--a conflict that leads to tragedy for her family.

Director: Mike Leigh | Stars: Imelda Staunton, Jim Broadbent, Heather Craney, Richard Graham

Votes: 20,915 | Gross: $3.75M

4. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)

TV-PG | 75 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.6
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Hetty wakes on her 60th birthday and decides to become a private investigator. With assistance from a teenager called Geoffrey and her husband Robert, combined with her own common sense, Hetty is confident she can solve any case.

Stars: Patricia Routledge, Dominic Monaghan, Derek Benfield, John Graham-Davies

Votes: 846

5. Angel in My Pocket (1969)

G | 105 min | Comedy, Family

7.0
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A homespun minister (Andy Griffith) and his family move to a small town where he tries to win the support and trust of his new congregation.

Director: Alan Rafkin | Stars: Andy Griffith, Jerry Van Dyke, Kay Medford, Lee Meriwether

Votes: 359

6. Stranger on the Third Floor (1940)

Approved | 64 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.9
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An aspiring reporter is the key witness at the murder trial of a young man accused of cutting a café owner's throat and is soon accused of a similar crime himself.

Director: Boris Ingster | Stars: Peter Lorre, John McGuire, Margaret Tallichet, Charles Waldron

Votes: 2,632

7. Quality Street (1937)

Not Rated | 83 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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In the 1810s, an old maid poses as her own niece in order to teach her onetime beau a lesson.

Director: George Stevens | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Franchot Tone, Eric Blore, Fay Bainter

Votes: 801

8. Amazing Grace (1974)

G | 99 min | Comedy

5.8
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An elderly woman in a Baltimore neighborhood finds out that a somewhat slow-witted neighbor is being put up for local office by some shady politicians who have no interest in their ... See full summary »

Director: Stan Lathan | Stars: Moms Mabley, Slappy White, Rosalind Cash, Moses Gunn

Votes: 163

9. Girls' Dormitory (1936)

Approved | 66 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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When a busybody teacher in a girls' finishing school finds a love letter from a student to an unknown man, a minor scandal erupts.

Director: Irving Cummings | Stars: Herbert Marshall, Ruth Chatterton, Simone Simon, Constance Collier

Votes: 208

10. Signpost to Murder (1964)

78 min | Crime, Thriller

6.0
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Alex Forrester, convicted of murdering his wife, fails to gain his release after spending 10 years in a British asylum for the criminally insane. Dr. Mark Fleming, Forrester's psychiatrist,... See full summary »

Director: George Englund | Stars: Joanne Woodward, Stuart Whitman, Edward Mulhare, Alan Napier

Votes: 260

11. London Blackout Murders (1943)

59 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.8
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A man helps the authorities uncover a ring of murderous Nazi spies in wartime London.

Director: George Sherman | Stars: John Abbott, Mary McLeod, Lloyd Corrigan, Lester Matthews

Votes: 73

12. Quality Street (1927)

80 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.8
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A fresh young beauty becomes an old maid waiting for her suitor to return from the Napoleonic wars. When he returns, clearly disappointed, she disguises herself as her own niece in order to test his loyalty.

Director: Sidney Franklin | Stars: Marion Davies, Conrad Nagel, Helen Jerome Eddy, Flora Finch

Votes: 602

13. Babovresky (2013)

133 min | Comedy

3.1
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After the death of Trudy, a centenarian, some lucrative land with an old house are left at the end of the village. That is convenient for the mayor (Pavel Kikincuk), who have designs on the... See full summary »

Director: Zdenek Troska | Stars: Jana Altmanová, Lucie Bílá, Jan Dolanský, Pavel Kikincuk

Votes: 198

14. Enas delikanis (1963)

90 min | Comedy

7.5
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The adventures of a young Cretan Casanova.

Director: Manolis Scouloudis | Stars: Manos Katrakis, Ilia Livykou, Alkis Yannakas, Kleo Skouloudi

Votes: 41

15. The Nightmares Next Door (2005 TV Movie)

180 min | Reality-TV

7.8
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A senior lecturer in psychology at Newcastle University oversees the planning and construction of a small remote community of static caravans in a Dorset valley, which will be used to house... See full summary »

Director: Jamie Simpson | Stars: Paul Vaughan, George Erdos, Paddy Fetherston, Riyad Ibrahim

Votes: 10

16. Busybody Bear (1952)

6 min | Animation, Family, Comedy

6.1
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Barney gets involved in Good Neighbor Week by helping out the local beaver, help the beaver could do without.

Director: Dick Lundy | Star: Paul Frees

Votes: 33

17. The Witness Goes Out! (1992 Video)

50 min | Drama

5.4
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A faithful Jehovah's Witness begins questioning and investigating the teachings of the Watchtower after meeting with an "apostate" Witness now evangelical Christian.

Stars: Jim Bullock, Ann Ault, Dorothy McDonald, Lorri MacGregor

Votes: 5

18. Ruth Rendell Mysteries (1987– )
Episode: A Dark Blue Perfume (1997)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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A middle-aged man is still haunted by a love affair from his youth which almost ended in murder.

Director: Sandy Johnson | Stars: Susannah York, John Castle, David Ryall, Peter Helmer

Votes: 39

19. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: A High Profile (1996)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.1
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A desperate mother hires Hetty to locate her schizophrenic son who has disappeared and is off his medication.

Director: John Glenister | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, Conor Ryan

Votes: 46

20. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: A Minor Operation (1998)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.2
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While in hospital for routine surgery, Hetty is able to help DCI Adams with a rash of home robberies of patients and a false rape allegation against the inspector.

Director: Jim Goddard | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Dominic Monaghan, Frank Mills, John Graham-Davies

Votes: 22

21. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: A Rose by Any Other Name (1997)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.7
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The family of a recently widowed older woman suspect the man she's involved with is a fortune hunter, so they hire Hetty to expose him.

Director: David Giles | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, John Graham-Davies

Votes: 25

22. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: All Stitched Up (1997)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.0
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DCI Adams recruits Hetty to pose as the Irish sister of a local woman who is being preyed upon by a teenage thief and vandal.

Director: David Giles | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, John Graham-Davies

Votes: 23

23. The Adventures of Kit Carson (1951–1960)
Episode: Bad Men of Marysville (1953)

30 min | Western

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Kit Carson and El Toro travel to Marysville to bust a counterfeit stock certificate ring. The man selling the phony stocks is an ailing miner who mysteriously appears and disappears.

Director: Lew Landers | Stars: Bill Williams, Don Diamond, Jo-Carroll Dennison, John Dehner

24. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Blood Relations (1998)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.0
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While visiting a cousin whom she hasn't seen in years, Hetty investigates an elderly woman's complaints of a ghostly dog while Robert works to expose a home repair fraud.

Director: Robert Tronson | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, Suzanne Maddock

Votes: 22

25. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Childsplay (1998)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.0
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When her niece's son is framed for possession of an ecstasy tablet, Hety goes undercover in his school as a cafeteria worker to clear him.

Director: John Glenister | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Dominic Monaghan, Suzanne Maddock, Siobhan Finneran

Votes: 23

26. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Daughter of the Regiment (1997)

TV-PG | 50 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.1
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A well-to-do woman hires Hetty to find out why her soon-to-be-married daughter is being stalked and photographed by a stranger in the village.

Director: David Giles | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, Mel Martin

Votes: 24

27. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Digging for Dirt (1998)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.4
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An elderly woman ignores eviction notices for the condemned apartment building she lives in as she hopes to prove that it was not built to code.

Director: Mike Vardy | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, Suzanne Maddock

Votes: 22

28. Emma (2009– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (2009)

62 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.2
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A picnic is held at Box hill where Emma and Frank get very flirtatious. Emma also scores cheap points at Miss Bates' expense, wounding her,and George gives her a severe telling-off for ... See full summary »

Director: Jim O'Hanlon | Stars: Romola Garai, Jonny Lee Miller, Michael Gambon, Blake Ritson

Votes: 104

29. Neighbours (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.6217 (2011)

TV-G | Drama, Romance

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Kyle is eager to get Jade to accept busybody Michelle, who even reorganized the kitchen without asking them, must go and suggests Honga as alternative. Jade protests but changes her mind ... See full summary »

Director: Jovita O'Shaughnessy | Stars: Ryan Moloney, Eve Morey, Gemma Pranita, Morgan Baker

30. Downton Abbey (2010–2015)
Episode: Episode #2.4 (2011)

TV-PG | 53 min | Drama, Romance

8.4
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Matthew and William remain missing in France, the mounting tensions between Cora and Isobel results it Isobel's volunteering for France, Bates returns to Downton, and the servants open a soup kitchen for unemployed veterans.

Director: Brian Kelly | Stars: Hugh Bonneville, Jessica Brown Findlay, Laura Carmichael, Jim Carter

Votes: 849

31. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Eye Witness (1996)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.6
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A deaf and dumb young man out bird-watching watches a couple necking in a car but amusement turns to horror when he witnesses a murder.

Director: John Glenister | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, John Graham-Davies

Votes: 50

32. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Family Values (1998)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.4
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After his invalid brother drowns in his remote garden pond, Tom Carter hires Hetty to investigate his housekeeper, whom he suspects of larceny.

Director: David Giles | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, Suzanne Maddock

Votes: 21

33. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Fingers (1996)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.7
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While vacationing in Tuscany Hetty is hired by a local restaurateur whose son has been kidnapped, possibly by Mafioso who have been mailing him the boy's fingers.

Director: Robert Tronson | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, John Graham-Davies

Votes: 48

34. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Fisticuffs (1997)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.6
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A woman distracted by her cell phone inadvertently causes a fender bender, but the other driver is so overcome by road rage she assaults her.

Director: Don Leaver | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, John Graham-Davies

Votes: 20

35. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: For Love nor Money (1998)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.9
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Hetty's brother-in-law Frank asks Hetty to search for his lady friend's daughter, who has disappeared.

Director: Mike Vardy | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, Suzanne Maddock

Votes: 24

36. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Helping Hansi (1998)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.9
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Hetty goes undercover in a posh retirement condo in order to find out who is harassing German immigrant Hansi Bauer into selling his share.

Director: Jim Goddard | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Dominic Monaghan, Suzanne Maddock, Frank Mills

Votes: 19

37. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: How Time Flies (1998)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.8
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A self-taught expert in antique clocks is being stalked because of a clock in his possession and calls on Hetty for help.

Director: David Giles | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, Frank Mills

Votes: 20

38. CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000–2015)
Episode: Loco Motives (2006)

TV-PG | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.9
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Gil finds a third miniature crime-scene replica at a murder site, and CSI tries to find a link between the three otherwise-unrelated murders.

Director: Kenneth Fink | Stars: William Petersen, Marg Helgenberger, Gary Dourdan, George Eads

Votes: 536

39. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Lost Chords (1996)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.8
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Blainthorp Village's Golden Voice competition is a tradition, but someone is systematically eliminating the contestants.

Director: Robert Tronson | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, Matthew Scurfield

Votes: 29

40. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Mind over Muscle (1998)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.3
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After the husband of Hetty's hairdresser is beaten badly in a pub bathroom by the owner of a fitness center, a total stranger, Hetty's hired to investigate.

Director: Robert Tronson | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, Suzanne Maddock

Votes: 22

41. Dexter (2006–2013)
Episode: Morning Comes (2007)

TV-MA | 49 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

9.1
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Thanks to some deliberately bad blood work, Agent Lundy comes closer to uncovering the Bay Harbor Butcher.

Director: Keith Gordon | Stars: Michael C. Hall, Julie Benz, Jennifer Carpenter, Erik King

Votes: 2,847

42. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Poison Pen (1996)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.9
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Whe a malicious poison pen writer targets both new and old residents of a small village, the prime suspect hires Hetty to find the real writer.

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, John Graham-Davies

Votes: 30

43. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Pursuit by Proxy (1998)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.4
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A friend of Hetty's asks her to represent her and try to recover her money when a furniture shop goes bankrupt, but there's more here than meets the eye.

Director: John Glenister | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Dominic Monaghan, Suzanne Maddock, Frank Mills

Votes: 21

44. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Runaways (1996)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.1
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When the mentally challenged daughter of a local mayor runs away from the institution she lives in with her challenged boyfriend, they come across a dead body.

Director: Robert Tronson | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, John Graham-Davies

Votes: 32

45. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Safe as Houses (1996)

TV-PG | 50 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.8
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The foster mother of a runaway teenage mother and her infant son hires Hetty to locate the girl and find out if she's the serial arsonist who's been plaguing the area.

Director: Robert Tronson | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, John Graham-Davies

Votes: 40

46. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Serving the Community (1997)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.3
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After a series of muggings of Indian restaurant owners, Hetty is recruited by a community elder to solve the crimes.

Director: Don Leaver | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, John Graham-Davies

Votes: 21

47. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Something to Treasure (1998)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.7
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The widow of a miner hires Hetty to discover his treasure map showing where valuable gemstones he stole from the mine owners are hidden.

Director: David Giles | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, Suzanne Maddock

Votes: 18

48. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: The Astral Plane (1996)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.8
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The daughter of an elderly, recently widowed woman feels that her mother is being bilked by a phony spiritualist and hires Hetty to expose her.

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, John Graham-Davies

Votes: 30

49. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: The Bearded Lady (1996)

TV-PG | 74 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.6
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A spunky sextegeneration and her teenage runaway assistant join forces to form their own detective agency and investigate the death of an elderly pensioner.

Director: John Glenister | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, John Graham-Davies

Votes: 63

50. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)
Episode: Widdershins (1996)

TV-PG | 49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.7
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When Robert's uncle and childhood hero commits suicide by hanging himself in his home, Hetty investigates and finds witchcraft may be involved.

Director: Robert Tronson | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Derek Benfield, Dominic Monaghan, Gwenllian Davies

Votes: 43