Most Popular Titles With David Tomblin


1. Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)

PG | 131 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

8.4
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53 Metascore

After a daring mission to rescue Han Solo from Jabba the Hutt, the rebels dispatch to Endor to destroy a more powerful Death Star. Meanwhile, Luke struggles to help Vader back from the dark side without falling into the Emperor's trap.

Director: Richard Marquand | Stars: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams

Votes: 764,426 | Gross: $309.13M

2. Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

PG | 115 min | Action, Adventure

8.5
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85 Metascore

Archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Harrison Ford, Karen Allen, Paul Freeman, John Rhys-Davies

Votes: 725,845 | Gross: $248.16M

3. Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

PG | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

8.8
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81 Metascore

After the rebels are overpowered by the Empire on their newly established base, Luke Skywalker begins Jedi training with Master Yoda. His friends accept shelter from a questionable ally as Darth Vader hunts them in a plan to capture Luke.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams

Votes: 932,284 | Gross: $290.48M

4. Empire of the Sun (1987)

PG | 153 min | Drama, History, War

7.8
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62 Metascore

A young English boy struggles to survive under Japanese occupation during World War II.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Christian Bale, John Malkovich, Miranda Richardson, Nigel Havers

Votes: 96,886 | Gross: $22.24M

5. Braveheart (1995)

R | 178 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.4
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68 Metascore

When his secret bride is executed for assaulting an English soldier who tried to rape her, Sir William Wallace begins a revolt against King Edward I of England.

Director: Mel Gibson | Stars: Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau, Patrick McGoohan, Angus Macfadyen

Votes: 809,764 | Gross: $75.60M

6. Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)

PG | 118 min | Action, Adventure

7.6
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57 Metascore

After arriving in India, Indiana Jones is asked by a desperate village to find a mystical stone. He agrees, and stumbles upon a secret cult plotting a terrible plan in the catacombs of an ancient palace.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Harrison Ford, Kate Capshaw, Jonathan Ke Quan, Amrish Puri

Votes: 363,840 | Gross: $179.87M

7. Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)

PG-13 | 127 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

8.3
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65 Metascore

When Dr. Henry Jones, Sr. suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Dr. Henry "Indiana" Jones, Jr. must follow in his father's footsteps to stop the Nazis from getting their hands on the Holy Grail first.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Harrison Ford, Sean Connery, Alison Doody, Denholm Elliott

Votes: 568,458 | Gross: $197.17M

8. Superman (1978)

PG | 143 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.3
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86 Metascore

An alien orphan is sent from his dying planet to Earth, where he grows up to become his adoptive home's first and greatest superhero.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder, Gene Hackman, Marlon Brando

Votes: 136,225 | Gross: $134.22M

9. Barry Lyndon (1975)

PG | 184 min | Adventure, Drama, History

8.1
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An Irish rogue wins the heart of a rich widow and assumes her dead husband's aristocratic position in 18th-century England.

Director: Stanley Kubrick | Stars: Ryan O'Neal, Marisa Berenson, Patrick Magee, Hardy Krüger

Votes: 113,231

10. One Step Beyond (1959–1961)

Approved | 25 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

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Produced at the same time as the more well-known Twilight Zone, this series fed the nation's growing interest in paranormal suspense in a different way. Rather than creating fictional ... See full summary »

Stars: John Newland, Robert Douglas, Olan Soule, Will J. White

Votes: 862

11. The Omen (1976)

R | 111 min | Horror

7.6
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62 Metascore

Mysterious deaths surround an American ambassador. Could the child that he is raising actually be the Antichrist? The Devil's own son?

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, Harvey Stephens, David Warner

Votes: 88,730 | Gross: $4.27M

12. Ever After: A Cinderella Story (1998)

PG-13 | 121 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.0
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66 Metascore

The "real" story of Cinderella. A refreshing new take on the classic fairy tale.

Director: Andy Tennant | Stars: Drew Barrymore, Anjelica Huston, Dougray Scott, Patrick Godfrey

Votes: 61,134 | Gross: $65.71M

13. The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)

PG | 126 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

7.2
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69 Metascore

An account of Baron Munchausen's supposed travels and fantastical experiences with his band of misfits.

Director: Terry Gilliam | Stars: John Neville, Eric Idle, Sarah Polley, Oliver Reed

Votes: 43,987 | Gross: $8.08M

14. The Man in the Iron Mask (I) (1998)

PG-13 | 132 min | Action, Adventure

6.5
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48 Metascore

The cruel King Louis XIV of France has a secret twin brother who he keeps imprisoned. Can the twin be substituted for the real king?

Director: Randall Wallace | Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jeremy Irons, John Malkovich, Gérard Depardieu

Votes: 135,218 | Gross: $56.97M

15. Gandhi (1982)

PG | 191 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.1
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Gandhi's character is fully explained as a man of nonviolence. Through his patience, he is able to drive the British out of the subcontinent. And the stubborn nature of Jinnah and his commitment towards Pakistan is portrayed.

Director: Richard Attenborough | Stars: Ben Kingsley, John Gielgud, Candice Bergen, Edward Fox

Votes: 187,918 | Gross: $52.77M

16. Never Say Never Again (1983)

PG | 134 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

6.2
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68 Metascore

A SPECTRE agent has stolen two American nuclear warheads, and James Bond must find their targets before they are detonated.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Sean Connery, Kim Basinger, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Max von Sydow

Votes: 52,035 | Gross: $55.50M

17. The Three Musketeers (1993)

PG | 105 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.4
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The three best of the disbanded Musketeers - Athos, Porthos, and Aramis - join a young hotheaded would-be-Musketeer, D'Artagnan, to stop the Cardinal Richelieu's evil plot: to form an ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Herek | Stars: Charlie Sheen, Kiefer Sutherland, Chris O'Donnell, Oliver Platt

Votes: 43,877 | Gross: $53.90M

18. Chaplin (1992)

PG-13 | 143 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

7.6
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47 Metascore

A film about the troubled and controversial life of the master comedy filmmaker Charlie Chaplin.

Director: Richard Attenborough | Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Geraldine Chaplin, Paul Rhys, John Thaw

Votes: 46,059 | Gross: $9.49M

19. Space: 1999 (1975–1977)

50 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.3
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The crew of Moonbase Alpha must struggle to survive when a massive explosion throws the Moon from orbit into deep space.

Stars: Martin Landau, Barbara Bain, Nick Tate, Zienia Merton

Votes: 5,337

20. Out of Africa (1985)

PG | 161 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.2
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In 20th-century colonial Kenya, a Danish baroness/plantation owner has a passionate love affair with a free-spirited big-game hunter.

Director: Sydney Pollack | Stars: Meryl Streep, Robert Redford, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Michael Kitchen

Votes: 57,597 | Gross: $87.10M

21. A Bridge Too Far (1977)

PG | 175 min | Drama, History, War

7.4
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Operation Market Garden, September 1944: The Allies attempt to capture several strategically important bridges in the Netherlands in the hope of breaking the German lines. However, mismanagement and poor planning result in its failure.

Director: Richard Attenborough | Stars: Sean Connery, Ryan O'Neal, Michael Caine, Laurence Olivier

Votes: 43,349 | Gross: $50.80M

22. The Haunting (1963)

Approved | 112 min | Horror

7.6
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74 Metascore

A scientist doing research on the paranormal invites two women to a haunted mansion. One of the participants soon starts losing her mind.

Director: Robert Wise | Stars: Julie Harris, Claire Bloom, Richard Johnson, Russ Tamblyn

Votes: 28,459 | Gross: $2.62M

23. Superman II (1980)

PG | 127 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.8
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87 Metascore

Superman agrees to sacrifice his powers to start a relationship with Lois Lane, unaware that three Kryptonian criminals he inadvertently released are conquering Earth.

Directors: Richard Lester, Richard Donner | Stars: Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder, Ned Beatty

Votes: 82,971 | Gross: $108.19M

24. UFO (1970–1973)

45 min | Action, Sci-Fi

8.0
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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: 2,023

25. The Prisoner (1967–1968)

TV-PG | 50 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

8.6
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After resigning, a secret agent is abducted and taken to what looks like an idyllic village, but is really a bizarre prison. His warders demand information. He gives them nothing, but only tries to escape.

Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Angelo Muscat, Peter Swanwick, Leo McKern

Votes: 9,881

26. Haunted Honeymoon (1986)

PG | 82 min | Comedy

5.6
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Larry Abbot, speaker in the radio horror shows of Manhattan Mystery Theater, wants to marry. For the marriage, he takes his fiancée home to the castle where he grew up, among his eccentric ... See full summary »

Director: Gene Wilder | Stars: Gene Wilder, Gilda Radner, Dom DeLuise, Jonathan Pryce

Votes: 5,581 | Gross: $8.03M

27. Cry Freedom (1987)

PG | 157 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.5
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59 Metascore

South African journalist Donald Woods is forced to flee the country, after attempting to investigate the death in custody of his friend, the black activist Steve Biko.

Director: Richard Attenborough | Stars: Denzel Washington, Kevin Kline, Josette Simon, Wabei Siyolwe

Votes: 10,706 | Gross: $5.90M

28. Havana (I) (1990)

R | 144 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.1
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Cuba, December 1958: The professional gambler Jack visits Havana to organize a big Poker game. On the ship he meets Roberta and falls in love with her. Shortly after they arrive in Cuba, ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Pollack | Stars: Robert Redford, Lena Olin, Alan Arkin, Tomas Milian

Votes: 6,028 | Gross: $9.24M

29. Zulu Dawn (1979)

PG | 98 min | Adventure, Drama, History

6.6
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A dramatization of the Battle of Isandlwana, where the British Army met its match against the Zulu nation.

Director: Douglas Hickox | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Simon Ward, Denholm Elliott, Peter Vaughan

Votes: 5,330

30. Ivanhoe (1982 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 142 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.9
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Ivanhoe, a worthy and noble knight, the champion of justice returns to England after the holy wars. He finds England under the reign of Prince John and his henchmen and finds himself being ... See full summary »

Director: Douglas Camfield | Stars: James Mason, Anthony Andrews, Sam Neill, Michael Hordern

Votes: 3,578

31. The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother (1975)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Crime, Musical

6.1
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The younger brother of the consulting detective tries to steal Sherlock's glory by solving an important case assisted by an eccentric Scotland Yard detective and a lovely but suspicious actress.

Director: Gene Wilder | Stars: Gene Wilder, Madeline Kahn, Marty Feldman, Dom DeLuise

Votes: 5,376

32. Secret Agent (1964–1967)

49 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

8.3
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Two years after the original "Danger Man" series concluded, it was revamped and retconned. The series returned in a longer format. (1 hour/episode instead of 30 minutes). John Drake was now... See full summary »

Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Peter Madden, Earl Cameron, Zia Mohyeddin

Votes: 831

33. The Protectors (1972–1973)

30 min | Adventure, Crime

7.1
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The Protectors were Harry Rule, the Contessa di Contini and Paul Buchet, three freelance troubleshooters who ran an international crime fighting agency. Based in London, Harry was the ... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Vaughn, Nyree Dawn Porter, Tony Anholt, Yasuko Nagazumi

Votes: 262

34. Danger Man (1960–1962)

TV-PG | 24 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

8.0
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John Drake is a special operative for NATO, specializing in security assignments against any subversive element which threatened world peace. The series featured exotic locales from all ... See full summary »

Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Richard Wattis, Lionel Murton, Michael Ripper

Votes: 745

35. King David (1985)

PG-13 | 114 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

5.1
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This is a movie about the life of Israel's king David.

Director: Bruce Beresford | Stars: Richard Gere, Edward Woodward, Alice Krige, Denis Quilley

Votes: 1,746 | Gross: $4.80M

36. Hawkeye and the Last of the Mohicans (1957– )

Approved | 30 min | Adventure, Western

8.2
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Nat Cutler, known as Hawkeye, is a fur trader. With his faithful Indian companion Chingachgook, the last of the Mohican tribe, he fights to protect settlers against the raiding Huron ... See full summary »

Stars: John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr., Bill Walsh, John Vernon

Votes: 108

37. Murder Most Foul (1964)

Unrated | 90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.2
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When Miss Marple joins a theatrical company after a blackmailer is murdered, several members of the troupe are also dispatched by this mysterious killer.

Director: George Pollock | Stars: Margaret Rutherford, Ron Moody, Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, Andrew Cruickshank

Votes: 3,533

38. Shaft in Africa (1973)

R | 112 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

5.9
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P.I. John Shaft is recruited to go undercover to break up a modern slavery ring where young Africans are lured to Paris to do chain-gang work.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Richard Roundtree, Frank Finlay, Vonetta McGee, Neda Arneric

Votes: 2,015

39. The Prisoner of Zenda (1979)

PG | 108 min | Adventure, Comedy

5.0
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Anthony Hope's classic tale gets a decidedly 'un-classic' treatment at the hands of Peter Sellers. Following the story somewhat, friends of the new King Rudolph of Ruritania fear for his ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Quine | Stars: Peter Sellers, Lynne Frederick, Lionel Jeffries, Elke Sommer

Votes: 867 | Gross: $2.43M

40. Murder Ahoy (1964)

Unrated | 93 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.1
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After Miss Marple is made a trustee of a merchant marine training vessel, a fellow trustee is poisoned, and ship's officers are later murdered after she comes on board.

Director: George Pollock | Stars: Margaret Rutherford, Lionel Jeffries, Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, William Mervyn

Votes: 3,435

41. Return of the Ewok (1982 Video)

24 min | Short, Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.2
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Young Warwick Davis decides he wants to be in pictures, so he gets himself an agent. The agent gives him an Ewok outfit and points him towards Elstree Studios. There Warwick wanders from set to set looking to find the other Ewoks.

Director: David Tomblin | Stars: Warwick Davis, Jeremy Bulloch, Patricia Carr, Anthony Daniels

Votes: 223

42. The Alphabet Murders (1965)

90 min | Crime, Mystery, Comedy

5.5
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Hercule Poirot investigates a series of murders in London in which the victims are killed according to their initials.

Director: Frank Tashlin | Stars: Tony Randall, Robert Morley, Anita Ekberg, Maurice Denham

Votes: 1,052

43. Scream of Fear (1961)

Approved | 81 min | Horror, Thriller

7.4
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A wheelchair-bound young woman returns to her father's estate after ten years, and although she's told he's away, she keeps seeing his dead body on the estate.

Director: Seth Holt | Stars: Susan Strasberg, Ann Todd, Ronald Lewis, Christopher Lee

Votes: 2,718

44. The Invisible Man (1958–1960)

30 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.5
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British scientist Peter Brady, while working on an invisibility formula, suffers a tragic accident which turns himself invisible. Unfortunately, there is no antidote, so, while working on a... See full summary »

Stars: Tim Turner, Lisa Daniely, Deborah Watling, Ernest Clark

Votes: 256

45. William Tell (1958– )

30 min | Adventure, Family

7.6
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Depicts the legend of William Tell, who, as the stories say, shot an apple off of his son's head and lead the rebellion to free Switzerland.

Stars: Conrad Phillips, Willoughby Goddard, Jennifer Jayne, Richard Rogers

Votes: 115

46. The South Bank Show (1978– )

53 min | Documentary

7.1
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ITV's long-running arts series presented by Melvyn Bragg.

Stars: Melvyn Bragg, Ian McKellen, Peter Hall, Lenny Henry

Votes: 97

47. Night Must Fall (1964)

101 min | Crime, Thriller

6.6
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A psychotic killer gets in the good graces of his aging invalid employer, and worms his way into the affection of her beautiful daughter, with unpleasant results for all.

Director: Karel Reisz | Stars: Albert Finney, Susan Hampshire, Mona Washbourne, Sheila Hancock

Votes: 506

48. The Liquidator (1965)

Not Rated | 105 min | Action, Thriller, Crime

5.9
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Colonel Mostyn of the British Intelligence Service suspects there is a leak in his department and hires an American expatriate to eliminate various targets working for the Soviets.

Director: Jack Cardiff | Stars: Rod Taylor, Trevor Howard, Jill St. John, Wilfrid Hyde-White

Votes: 739

49. The Hostage (1956)

80 min | Thriller

4.0
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A South American revolutionary is facing death for murder but the President's daughter in London is taken hostage.

Director: Harold Huth | Stars: Ron Randell, Mary Parker, John Bailey, Carl Jaffe

Votes: 12

50. The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (1957– )

30 min | Mystery

8.3
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Chinese-American detective Charlie Chan is called in to help solve baffling cases, aided by his #1 son. The first five episodes were filmed in the US, then production switched to the UK for the rest of the series.

Stars: J. Carrol Naish, James Hong, Rupert Davies, Arthur Gomez

Votes: 71

51. The Ghosts of Berkeley Square (1947)

85 min | Comedy, Fantasy

6.0
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Ghosts are condemned to haunt a house until it is visited by a reigning monarch,

Director: Vernon Sewell | Stars: Robert Morley, Felix Aylmer, Yvonne Arnaud, Claude Hulbert

Votes: 198

52. The Fighting Pimpernel (1950)

88 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.3
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A British aristocrat goes in disguise to France to rescue people from The Terror of the guillotine.

Directors: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger | Stars: David Niven, Margaret Leighton, Cyril Cusack, Jack Hawkins

Votes: 376

53. Invasion: UFO (1974)

Not Rated | 97 min | Sci-Fi

6.1
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An organization called SHADO fights off aliens who are infiltrating Earth by disguising themselves as humans.

Director: Gerry Anderson | Stars: Ed Bishop, Michael Billington, Wanda Ventham, Vladek Sheybal

Votes: 167

54. Reach for Glory (1962)

86 min | Drama, War

7.2
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During World War II, in a small English coastal town, teenage boys eager to join the army but unable to do so participate in their own homemade private brutal war games with tragic results.

Director: Philip Leacock | Stars: Harry Andrews, Kay Walsh, Michael Anderson Jr., Oliver Grimm

Votes: 119

55. The Count of Monte Cristo (1956– )

30 min | Adventure, Family

7.6
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A TV series adaptated from the classic Alexandre Dumas novel. Edmond Dantes is falsely accused by those jealous of his good fortune, and is sentenced to spend the rest of his life in the ... See full summary »

Stars: George Dolenz, Nick Cravat, Robert Cawdron, Henry Corden

Votes: 25

56. I Thank a Fool (1962)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama

6.3
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A physician Christine Allison)is employed by an attorney, played by Peter Finch, who formerly prosecuted her on charges of euthanasia to watch over his mentally ill wife.

Director: Robert Stevens | Stars: Susan Hayward, Peter Finch, Diane Cilento, Cyril Cusack

Votes: 248

57. A Warm December (1973)

PG | 99 min | Drama, Romance

5.7
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Dr. Matt Younger and his daughter arrive for a month-long visit to London for dirt-bike racing and unexpectedly, a new romance for the widowed Dr. Younger. His new love interest is the ... See full summary »

Director: Sidney Poitier | Stars: Sidney Poitier, Ester Anderson, Yvette Curtis, George Baker

Votes: 240

58. We Joined the Navy (1962)

Not Rated | 105 min | Comedy, Romance

5.8
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This is the story of the riotous, romantic, exciting, astonishing and highly entertaining adventures of Lt Commander Badger, RN. An exceptionally likeable fellow, the Badger has one besetting sin, a shining honesty.

Director: Wendy Toye | Stars: Kenneth More, Lloyd Nolan, Joan O'Brien, Mischa Auer

Votes: 80

59. The Desperate Men (1958)

79 min | Crime, Drama

6.1
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A GI deserter frames a girl for killing a blackmailer, and holds her captive while seeking gems.

Director: Paul Rotha | Stars: Lee Patterson, Ann Sears, Hilton Edwards, Victor Maddern

Votes: 33

60. Beyond the Horizon (2009)

Documentary, Drama

8.5
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Olivia is a twenty-something reporter assigned to the religion beat for the London Times. She is on deadline to write a feature story about cosmology and the meaning of existence on the ... See full summary »

Director: Bruce Neibaur | Stars: Stephen Hawking, Lina Patel, Josie Gammell

Votes: 33

61. Police Dog (1955)

70 min | Crime, Drama

5.6
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When his colleague is killed during a chase in Kentish Town, London bobby Frank volunteers to become a dog-handler. Rex, his new companion, starts to take over his home life more than ... See full summary »

Director: Derek N. Twist | Stars: Joan Rice, Tim Turner, Sandra Dorne, Charles Victor

Votes: 52

62. My Brother Jonathan (1948)

Approved | 108 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.0
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Doctor Jonathan Dakers in flashback tells his son Tony - a World War II veteran, about his life dating from the 1900s. Whilst amedical student he meets and falls for Edie. Before they can ... See full summary »

Director: Harold French | Stars: Michael Denison, Dulcie Gray, Ronald Howard, Stephen Murray

Votes: 66

63. The Anatomist (1956 TV Movie)

73 min | Drama, Horror

5.8
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A doctor employs two men to dig up graves in order for him to have bodies on which to perform experiments, but the men begin to get their own ideas of where to get bodies.

Director: Dennis Vance | Stars: Alastair Sim, George Cole, Adrienne Corri, Jill Bennett

Votes: 61

64. Six Into One: The Prisoner File (1984 TV Movie)

53 min | Action

8.6
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Director: Laurens C. Postma | Stars: Don Chaffey, Lew Grade, Lewis Greifer, Pat Jackson

Votes: 17

65. Hearst Castle: Building the Dream (1996)

40 min | Documentary, Short

6.4
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A story of the inspiration behind, construction and history of Hearst Castle.

Director: Bruce Neibaur | Stars: Ralph Chelli, Ricky Mabe, Patricia Rodriguez, Karen Teliha

Votes: 68

66. The Making of 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' (1981 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary

7.0
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One of the first 'Making of...' movies to become a hit in its own right, this documentary treats movie fans to a behind-the-scenes look at the making of Raiders of the Lost Ark, about the ... See full summary »

Director: Phillip Schuman | Stars: Scott Beach, Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Frank Marshall

Votes: 205

67. Mel Gibson's 'Braveheart': A Filmmaker's Passion (2000 TV Short)

Unrated | 28 min | Documentary, Short

5.5
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A very well structured making-of ducumentary for the film Braveheart (1995). We learn about how Mel Gibson got attached to the project as star, director and producer. This is a fairly ... See full summary »

Directors: Tom Shelly, Toby Reisz | Stars: Mel Gibson, Randall Wallace, Catherine McCormack, Bruce Davey

Votes: 118

68. Baleia! Baleia! (1971)

27 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: David Tomblin | Star: Cliff Michelmore

69. The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (1957– )
Episode: A Bowl by Cellini (1958)

26 min | Mystery

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A tourist in Rome unwittingly purchases an extremely valuable antique. Charlie Chan must sort out the mix up before people start getting hurt or even killed as various parties try to retrieve the item.

Director: Leslie Arliss | Stars: J. Carrol Naish, Arthur Gomez, Peter Bennett, Richard Goolden

70. The Prisoner (1967–1968)
Episode: A Change of Mind (1967)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.9
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After a brawl Number 6 is declared "unmutual" and is made to think that he has undergone "instant social treatment."

Director: Patrick McGoohan | Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Angela Browne, John Sharp, Angelo Muscat

Votes: 297

71. Secret Agent (1964–1967)
Episode: A Date with Doris (1964)

51 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

8.2
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A glamorous actress is murdered and an M9 agent, whose cover has been discovered, is framed for her murder. Drake task is to get him out of jail and off the island using a submarine code-named Doris.

Director: Quentin Lawrence | Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Jane Merrow, Ronald Radd, Eric Pohlmann

Votes: 42

72. The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (1957– )
Episode: A Hamlet in Flames (1957)

26 min | Mystery

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An extremely rare manuscript comes up for sale and Charlie becomes involved after repeated attempts to steal the document fail. It becomes obvious the ownership of the book is in doubt and many parties have a vested interest in owning it.

Director: Don Chaffey | Stars: J. Carrol Naish, James Hong, Walter Gotell, Carl Jaffe

73. Secret Agent (1964–1967)
Episode: A Man to Be Trusted (1964)

51 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.8
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Two M9 agents have been tortured and murdered on a Caribbean island, and Drake's sent to find out who killed them and to determine how much information they divulged before dying.

Director: Peter Maxwell | Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Harvey Ashby, Patricia Donahue, Ralph Michael

Votes: 37

74. The Count of Monte Cristo (1956– )
Episode: A Matter of Justice (1956)

Adventure, Family

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A mother's plea that her soldier-son has been unjustly sentenced to Devil's Island prompts the Count to investigate. He discovers a web of corruption involving two officers in the French army.

Director: David MacDonald | Stars: George Dolenz, Nick Cravat, Robert Cawdron, Ronald Adam

75. The Count of Monte Cristo (1956– )
Episode: A Toy for the Infanta (1956)

25 min | Adventure, Family

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In 1833, the death of the King creates a struggle for the throne of Spain. The Count of Monte Cristo supports the claim of the King's widow who seeks to reign as regent for her young daughter, the Infanta.

Director: Charles Bennett | Stars: George Dolenz, Nick Cravat, Robert Cawdron, Richard Caldicot

76. The Prisoner (1967–1968)
Episode: A. B. and C. (1967)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

8.3
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Number 2 believes that Number 6 resigned because he was going to sell out. Using dream manipulation, Number 2 tries to determine which one of three possible candidates Number 6 was dealing with.

Director: Pat Jackson | Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Katherine Kath, Sheila Allen, Colin Gordon

Votes: 372

77. Danger Man (1960–1962)
Episode: An Affair of State (1960)

TV-PG | 26 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.3
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John Drake visits the tiny nation of San Pablo to investigate an apparent suicide. The victim, Winfield, was a US treasury representative with a reputation for spending lavishly on women ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Graham Scott | Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Patrick Wymark, John Le Mesurier, Dorothy White

Votes: 37

78. The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (1957– )
Episode: An Exhibit in Wax (1957)

26 min | Mystery

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An attack on a wax work exhibit of a murder convicted 30 years previously sets of a series of events that lead Charlie to consider the possibility the wrong man was convicted and hanged for the crime.

Director: Alvin Rakoff | Stars: J. Carrol Naish, Ralph Truman, Brian Nissen, Rupert Davies

79. Space: 1999 (1975–1977)
Episode: Another Time, Another Place (1975)

60 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.5
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A distortion in time produces two separate moons, with two separate Alphas from different eras.

Director: David Tomblin | Stars: Martin Landau, Barbara Bain, Barry Morse, Judy Geeson

Votes: 133

80. The Prisoner (1967–1968)
Episode: Arrival (1967)

TV-PG | 50 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

8.7
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After resigning, a secret agent finds himself trapped in a bizarre prison known only as The Village.

Director: Don Chaffey | Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Virginia Maskell, Guy Doleman, Paul Eddington

Votes: 494

81. The Count of Monte Cristo (1956– )
Episode: Athens (1956)

Adventure, Family

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The murder in Athens of a dealer in Greek antiquities leads the Count to the recovery of an ancient statue being smuggled out of the country.

Director: Dennis Vance | Stars: George Dolenz, Nick Cravat, Robert Cawdron, Elwyn Brook-Jones

82. The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (1957– )
Episode: Backfire (1957)

30 min | Mystery

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Charlie becomes involved in a strange case of deception when an old woman seeks to re-establish contact with her daughter. What he discovers is a complex series of switches and double crosses creating an almost unsolvable crime.

Director: Don Chaffey | Stars: J. Carrol Naish, James Hong, Bruce Seton, William Franklyn

83. The Invisible Man (1958–1960)
Episode: Bank Raid (1959)

Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.8
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A gang abducts Sally and uses her to force Peter to steal for them.

Director: Ralph Smart | Stars: Lisa Daniely, Deborah Watling, Willoughby Goddard, Brian Rawlinson

Votes: 21

84. The Invisible Man (1958–1960)
Episode: Blind Justice (1959)

Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.6
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When an airline pilot is framed for drug smuggling, a killer comes to his home to silence him... and the pilot's blind wife is the only witness.

Director: C.M. Pennington-Richards | Stars: Lisa Daniely, Philip Friend, Jack Watling, Julian Somers

Votes: 25

85. The Count of Monte Cristo (1956– )
Episode: Bordeaux (1956)

Adventure, Family

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Mercedes, the great love of the Count's early life, accepts the Count's help after her husband has been imprisoned and sentenced to death for a crime he did not commit.

Director: Charles Bennett | Stars: George Dolenz, Nick Cravat, Robert Cawdron, Noel Coleman

86. William Tell (1958– )
Episode: Boy Slaves (1958)

Adventure, Family

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Can Tell trust the word of his enemy? He must, if he is to obtain the release of several young boys whom Gessler is holding as slaves in a labour camp. Alone and unarmed he may be - but Tell has an ace up his sleeve.

Director: Terry Bishop | Stars: Conrad Phillips, Richard Rogers, Willoughby Goddard, Bryan Coleman

87. The Count of Monte Cristo (1956– )
Episode: Burgundy (1956)

Adventure, Family

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A grape-grower in Burgundy seeks help after he's forced to pay tribute to a man claiming to be able to bring about a tax cut. The Count investigates and uncovers a fraud.

Director: David MacDonald | Stars: George Dolenz, Nick Cravat, Robert Cawdron, Ian Ainsley

88. Danger Man (1960–1962)
Episode: Bury the Dead (1961)

TV-PG | 26 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.9
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Drake investigates the suspicious death of a NATO agent, Tony. Drake believes Tony was murdered while investigating a group of gun smugglers, and looks to his house and fiancée for clues. ... See full summary »

Director: Clive Donner | Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Beverly Garland, Dermot Walsh, Paul Stassino

Votes: 31

89. The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (1957– )
Episode: Charlie's Highland Fling (1957)

26 min | Mystery

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While on holiday in Scotland, Charlie gets caught up in an investigation when the wife of the estate owner is found dead.

Director: Leslie Arliss | Stars: J. Carrol Naish, James Hong, Percy Marmont, Conrad Phillips

90. The Prisoner (1967–1968)
Episode: Checkmate (1967)

Not Rated | 60 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

8.5
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Inspired by a large chess game with people taking the place of the game pieces, Number 6 formulates a new escape plan with some compatriots.

Director: Don Chaffey | Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Ronald Radd, Patricia Jessel, Peter Wyngarde

Votes: 323

91. Hawkeye and the Last of the Mohicans (1957– )
Episode: Circle of Hate (1957)

Approved | Adventure, Western

7.4
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Ever since Lt. Smith joined Col. Courtney's command, unexplained Indian deaths have increased, and threatens to ignite a war between the colonial forces and the Iroquois nation.

Director: Sam Newfield | Stars: John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr., Bill Walsh, Michael Julian

Votes: 7

92. Danger Man (1960–1962)
Episode: Colonel Rodriguez (1960)

TV-PG | 26 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.3
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Colonel Rodriguez, the Chief of Police on an island nation, takes an American journalist into custody as a scapegoat for his country's problems. The journalist's wife is contacted about a ... See full summary »

Director: Julian Amyes | Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Noel Willman, Maxine Audley, Honor Blackman

Votes: 29

93. Secret Agent (1964–1967)
Episode: Colony Three (1964)

52 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

8.7
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Drake takes the place of a defector and goes behind the iron curtain to find out what is happening when foreign agents reach England. When he gets there he finds a replica English village, ... See full summary »

Director: Don Chaffey | Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Glyn Owen, Niall MacGinnis, Peter Arne

Votes: 57

94. The Invisible Man (1958–1960)
Episode: Crisis in the Desert (1959)

26 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.8
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Military Intelligence asks Peter to undertake a mission to rescue an intelligence operative. To free the man, Peter and a local resistance fighter must breach the high-security hospital and get the operative out.

Director: C.M. Pennington-Richards | Stars: Adrienne Corri, Eric Pohlmann, Martin Benson, Peter Sallis

Votes: 28

95. The Prisoner (1967–1968)
Episode: Dance of the Dead (1967)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.8
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Number 6 comes across a body that has washed ashore with a radio. After sending the body back out to sea, he tries to use the radio to get rescued.

Director: Don Chaffey | Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Mary Morris, Duncan Macrae, Norma West

Votes: 311

96. The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (1957– )
Episode: Dateline - Execution (1957)

26 min | Mystery

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A man is awaiting execution when the local Pastor approaches Charlie with concerns the man may be innocent. Charlie is struck by how cut and dried the case seems to be, and begins the long process of finding the truth.

Director: Leslie Arliss | Stars: J. Carrol Naish, Robert Raglan, Richard Caldicot, John Stratton

97. Danger Man (1960–1962)
Episode: Deadline (1961)

TV-PG | 26 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.0
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When rioting breaks out in Victoria, Africa, secret agent John Drake must pose as a gunrunner in order to meet the man behind the violence, Khano. He makes his way into Khano's confidence, ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Graham Scott | Stars: Patrick McGoohan, William Marshall, Edric Connor, Barbara Chilcott

Votes: 24

98. The Invisible Man (1958–1960)
Episode: Death Cell (1959)

30 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.4
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An escaped mental patient comes to Peter, asking for his help to get her boyfriend cleared of a murder charge.

Director: Peter Maxwell | Stars: Lisa Daniely, Lana Morris, Ian Wallace, William Lucas

Votes: 16

99. The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (1957– )
Episode: Death at High Tide (1957)

25 min | Mystery

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Charlie is asked to help track down a Nazi war criminal who has recently escaped from custody. It is believed he is headed for France to uncover a stash of wartime gold lost at sea.

Director: Leslie Arliss | Stars: J. Carrol Naish, James Hong, Ivan Craig, Victor Beaumont

100. The Prisoner (1967–1968)
Episode: Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling (1968)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.3
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With his mind transferred to another body, Number 6 wakes up in his London flat and can't convince his colleagues who he is. He takes off to Austria to find the one man who can help him, the person Number 2 wants him to find.

Director: Pat Jackson | Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Zena Walker, Clifford Evans, Nigel Stock

Votes: 299