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1. Witness for the Prosecution (1957)

Approved | 116 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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A veteran British barrister must defend his client in a murder trial that has surprise after surprise.

Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester

Votes: 64,297

2. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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The cases of a portly and eccentric criminal law barrister.

Stars: Leo McKern, Jonathan Coy, Julian Curry, Marion Mathie

Votes: 778

3. The MacKintosh Man (1973)

PG | 98 min | Thriller

6.4
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A member of British Intelligence assumes a fictitious criminal identity and allows himself to be caught, imprisoned, and freed in order to infiltrate a spy organization and expose a traitor.

Director: John Huston | Stars: Paul Newman, Dominique Sanda, James Mason, Harry Andrews

Votes: 3,054

4. Garrow's Law (2009– )

Biography, Drama

8.3
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Garrow's Law is the true tale of William Garrow, who acted as counsel for the accused, introducing the concept of 'innocent until proved guilty' at London's Old Bailey.

Stars: Andrew Buchan, Lyndsey Marshal, Rupert Graves, Aidan McArdle

Votes: 871

5. The Naked Edge (1961)

Approved | 97 min | Mystery, Thriller

6.7
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Five years after George Radcliffe was the chief witness in a high profile murder case, his wife receives a blackmailing letter accusing him of the crime.

Director: Michael Anderson | Stars: Gary Cooper, Deborah Kerr, Eric Portman, Diane Cilento

Votes: 628

6. Dr. Crippen (1963)

98 min | Crime, Drama

6.3
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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?

Director: Robert Lynn | Stars: Donald Pleasence, Samantha Eggar, Coral Browne, Donald Wolfit

Votes: 217

7. Sherlock Holmes (1932)

68 min | Drama

5.4
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The famous detective is pulled away from retirement and his fiancée when the condemned Moriarty escapes from prison and swears vengeance.

Director: William K. Howard | Stars: Clive Brook, Miriam Jordan, Ernest Torrence, Herbert Mundin

Votes: 78

8. Eight O'Clock Walk (1954)

Approved | 87 min | Crime, Drama

6.7
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Taxicab driver Tom Banning is led to an abandoned bomb-site by an eight-year-old girl as an April-fool prank. The girl is later found murdered and Manning is picked up by Scotland Yard for ... See full summary »

Director: Lance Comfort | Stars: Richard Attenborough, Cathy O'Donnell, Derek Farr, Ian Hunter

Votes: 218

9. Hell to Pay (2005 Video)

93 min | Crime

3.0
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Larry Malone sets up his brother Dave to get rid of Murphy, a rival gang leader, and then informs on Dave to have him convicted of murder. In one simple act of double-dealing he, ... See full summary »

Director: Roberto Gomez Martin | Stars: Terry Stone, John Altman, Nicholas Bateman, Andy Beckwith

Votes: 106

10. Diana's Legacy (2004 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary

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Documentary assessing the impact of the death of Princess Diana, on the Royal Family and the public. The programme examines how she changed the institution of the monarchy, and the ... See full summary »

Director: Rob Coldstream | Stars: Mark Lockyer, Neil Salvage, Judy Norman, Gerry O'Toole

11. The Unguarded Hour (1955 TV Movie)

75 min | Crime, Drama

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Stars: Walter Fitzgerald, Greta Gynt, Raymond Huntley, Graham Stuart

12. Ultus and the Three-Button Mystery (1917)

Crime

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Having made a daring escape from the Old Bailey, Ultus becomes involved in the case of the kidnapping of a Cabinet Minister by the agents of a Foreign Power, aided by faithful assistant ... See full summary »

Director: George Pearson | Stars: Aurelio Sidney, Manora Thew, Charles Rock, Alice De Winton

13. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Alesha (2009)

48 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Brooks and Devlin investigate when prosecutor Alesha Phillips claims that gynaecologist Alec Merrick has got frisky with her but conflicting reports from previous clients make arrest ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Everest | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 77

14. Kavanagh QC (1995–2001)
Episode: Ancient History (1997)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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A new law suspending the statute of limitations on war atrocities has Kavanagh prosecuting a Polish doctor who stands accused of war crimes.

Director: Tristram Powell | Stars: John Thaw, Jonathan Adams, Robin Bailey, Gillian Bevan

Votes: 28

15. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Anonymous (2010)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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For two years Stephanie Blake has been pestered by a cyber-stalker who knows every detail of her private life. Conceited ladies' man Russell Lowry tried to contact her from prison but,after... See full summary »

Director: Mark Everest | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 43

16. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Broken (2010)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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Five-year-old Connor Reid is strangled and security cameras show the two little girls who baby-sit him, Paige and prostitute's daughter Rose, take him into the empty flat where his corpse ... See full summary »

Director: Andy Goddard | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 51

17. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Buried (2009)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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The remains of a small boy discovered in a wall by workmen are identified as those of Tommy Keegan, who disappeared twenty-five years earlier. A neighbour, Edward Connor, a suspected ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Everest | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 80

18. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Care (2009)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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A baby's corpse is found in a bag at the local hospital, poisoned by gas fumes from a faulty heater in his mother's flat. A fellow tenant, Mike Turner, has been bribed by the landlady, ... See full summary »

Director: Omar Madha | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 97

19. The Brief (2004– )
Episode: Children (2004)

71 min | Crime, Drama

7.6
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Farmer has doubts about his prosecution of a twelve year old gypsy girl for murder and takes custody of his son while his ex-wife vacations.

Director: Stuart Orme | Stars: Rita Ora, Barney Clark, Alan Davies, Christopher Villiers

Votes: 11

20. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Community Service (2009)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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A bipolar homeless man is found beaten unconscious. An angry resident of the neighborhood is charged with the premeditated attack.

Director: Ken Grieve | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 51

21. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Confession (2010)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Matt Devlin takes it badly when his old friend and fellow cop,Pete Garvey is found dead,an apparent suicide. Garvey's widow says that he had recently been plagued by nightmares and was ... See full summary »

Director: James Strong | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 46

22. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Defence (2010)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Two workers and a customer in a vintage clothes shop are brutally murdered with a bayonet. The fourth,surviving,victim identifies the killer as John Smith,an educated but homeless ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Everest | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 50

23. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Denial (2010)

45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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The police investigate the shooting of 54 year-old Rachel Callaghan, a well-known high court judge, during what seems to be a car-jacking. They retrieve the car fairly quickly from a dupe ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Del Maestro | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 42

24. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Duty of Care (2010)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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The police investigate a suspicious fire that resulted in the death of 13 year-old Ian Parnell. His mother Megan managed to escape but the pathologist confirms that Ian died of smoke ... See full summary »

Director: Julian Holmes | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 39

25. A Tale of Two Cities (1989– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1989)

Drama, History, Romance

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Stars: James Wilby, Xavier Deluc, Serena Gordon, John Mills

26. The Devil's Whore (2008– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (2008)

Drama, History, Romance

7.6
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Director: Marc Munden | Stars: Andrea Riseborough, Daniel Ryan, Tim McInnerny, Dominic West

Votes: 46

27. The Danny Kaye Show (1963–1967)
Episode: Episode #2.6 (1964)

Comedy, Music

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Danny is joined by guest stars Jose Ferrer and Dorothy Collins. Danny and Jose are featured as adversaries in several sketches - the two men play rival job applicants for a position in a ... See full summary »

Stars: Danny Kaye, Dorothy Collins, José Ferrer, Harvey Korman

28. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Help (2010)

47 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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The police investigate the murder of a former professional footballer, Robert Nichols, who is found lying beside his car bludgeoned to death. He was on his way to meet his sister and was ... See full summary »

Director: James Strong | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 41

29. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Hidden (2009)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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A young girl goes missing on the way to her guitar lesson. A week later, she is found murdered, and CCTV footage leads detectives to a viable suspect for the kidnapping.

Director: Julian Holmes | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 52

30. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Honour Bound (2009)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Following the DPS investigation of the shooting of an informant by a detective, Devlin looks into the detective's past which leads to an investigation of Brooks for stealing drugs six years earlier.

Director: Andy Goddard | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 52

31. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: ID (2010)

45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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The police investigate the murder of Alice Cullin, a young doctor who is found dead in the car park at the hospital where she worked. She was also pregnant. Her fiancé, Joe Nash, works as a... See full summary »

Director: Andy Goddard | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 51

32. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Love and Loss (2009)

45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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A teen-aged girl returning from vacation with her friends dies from a heroin overdose. Devlin and Brooks must find the man who hired her to smuggle the drugs.

Director: Mark Everest | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 47

33. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Masquerade (2010)

45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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After a student is found stabbed, the police have to deal with counter-allegations of murder and rape. Facing angry parents, lurid media headlines, and mixed feelings among police and prosecutors, this case proves a hard one to handle.

Director: Hettie Macdonald | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 46

34. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Paradise (2009)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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An arson attack on a Turkish social club kills seventeen people. The perpetrator, Nazim Kazaba, is caught as part of the device he used went off in the blast and got embedded in his leg. He... See full summary »

Director: Tristram Powell | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 68

35. A Tale of Two Cities (1980– )
Episode: Part 2 (1980)

Drama

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Director: Michael E. Briant | Stars: Paul Shelley, Nigel Stock, Ralph Michael, Sally Osborne

36. By the Sword Divided (1983– )
Episode: Restoration (1985)

Drama, History, War

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Director: Diarmuid Lawrence | Stars: Lucy Aston, Tim Bentinck, Anthony Carrick, Ronny Cush

37. Play for Today (1970–1984)
Episode: Rumpole of the Bailey (1975)

Comedy, Drama

8.5
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An irreverent barrister chooses to defend a young Jamaican boy accused of stabbing on the same day his only son leaves for college in America.

Director: John Gorrie | Stars: Leo McKern, Joyce Heron, Noel Willman, David Yelland

Votes: 109

38. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole's Return (1980)

109 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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A bored Rumpole living in Florida retirement uses an inquiry from Phyllida as a pretext to re-establish himself back in chambers

Director: John Glenister | Stars: Leo McKern, Peggy Thorpe-Bates, Albert Welling, Robin Halstead

Votes: 110

39. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Sacrifice (2009)

45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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When a man is found lying on the ground with a kidney surgically removed, Brooks and Devlin have a case that they believed fell more into the category of urban myth than real-life crime. ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Del Maestro | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 50

40. At Home with the Georgians (2010– )
Episode: Safe as Houses (2010)

Documentary

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Director: Phil Cairney | Stars: Amanda Vickery, Richard Dixon, Amy Marston, Hannah Boyde

41. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Samaritan (2009)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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A police officer is killed in a shoot out with a drug dealer. Based on the testimony of another dealer, Brooks and Devlin must determine whether back up was slow to arrive and left the officer to die because he was gay.

Director: Andy Goddard | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 62

42. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Shaken (2010)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Devlin and Brooks investigate the death of a four month old baby, Alex. It's initially believed to be a cot death or SIDS. The pathologist finds serious injuries however that are consistent... See full summary »

Director: Paul Wilmshurst | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 41

43. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Skeletons (2010)

48 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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DS Devlin and DS Brooks investigate the murder of a 13 year-old boy, Sean Monroe, the son of a fellow police officer, who was killed and put down a storm drain. A note found on the body ... See full summary »

Director: Andy Goddard | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 51

44. Kavanagh QC (1995–2001)
Episode: The End of Law (2001)

99 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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Kavanagh is considering being a justice, but government pressure tries to persuade him not to pursue an appeals case.

Director: Jack Gold | Stars: John Thaw, David Allister, Daisy Bates, Samantha Bond

Votes: 17

45. Foyle's War (2002–2015)
Episode: The Hide (2010)

TV-14 | 89 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.9
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Foyle battles to save a young man accused of high treason from the executioner's noose in a case that will shatter his personal world to the core.

Director: Stuart Orme | Stars: Andrew Scott, Richard Goulding, Tim van Eyken, Michael Kitchen

Votes: 324

46. The Brief (2004– )
Episode: The Road to Hell (2004)

71 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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Struggling under tons of gambling and alimony debt, criminal defense attorney Henry Farmer takes on a raft of cases all at the same time. Worse still, he's up against some tough judges--including his own estranged father.

Director: Jack Gold | Stars: Christopher Fulford, Linda Bassett, Robert Whitelock, Zara Turner

Votes: 9

47. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Unloved (2009)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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A 13-year-old boy is found kicked to death at Euston station. Mandy, his mother, is a former drug addict and her boyfriend is in the frame as the murderer because he is already suspected of... See full summary »

Director: Andy Goddard | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 87

48. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Unsafe (2009)

48 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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The nine-year-old skeleton of David Ackroyd is discovered in Thames mudflats. Ackroyd was clearly shot but in 1999 Luke Slade was convicted of his murder although no corpse was found and an... See full summary »

Director: Andy Goddard | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 76

49. Law & Order: UK (2009– )
Episode: Vice (2009)

48 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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The body of ex-vice squad officer Frank McCallum is found in the back of a car. He apparently was killed after oral sex. Though married to an adoring wife Frank had a roving eye and money ... See full summary »

Director: Omar Madha | Stars: Bradley Walsh, Jamie Bamber, Harriet Walter, Ben Daniels

Votes: 71