Most Popular Titles With Roy Ward Baker


1. The Avengers (1961–1969)

TV-14 | 60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.4
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A quirky spy show of the adventures of an eccentrically suave British agent and his predominately female partners.

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

Votes: 4,667

2. The Saint (1962–1969)

50 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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Simon Templar, a wealthy adventurer known as The Saint, travels around the world in his white Volvo P1800S.

Stars: Roger Moore, Ivor Dean, Leslie Crawford, Justine Lord

Votes: 2,999

3. A Night to Remember (1958)

Not Rated | 123 min | Action, Biography, Drama

7.9
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An account of the ill-fated maiden voyage of RMS Titanic in 1912.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Kenneth More, Ronald Allen, Robert Ayres, Honor Blackman

Votes: 11,046

4. The Persuaders! (1971–1972)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.2
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Two worlds will collide when the titled Englishman, Lord Brett Sinclair, and the Bronx-raised, self-made American Danny Wilde will reluctantly join forces to right wrongs and to protect the innocent.

Stars: Tony Curtis, Roger Moore, Laurence Naismith, Juliet Harmer

Votes: 3,399

5. Five Million Years to Earth (1967)

Approved | 97 min | Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.1
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A mysterious artifact is unearthed in London, and famous scientist Bernard Quatermass is called into to divine its origins and explain its strange effects on people.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: James Donald, Andrew Keir, Barbara Shelley, Julian Glover

Votes: 7,466

6. The Lady Vanishes (1938)

Approved | 96 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.9
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While traveling in continental Europe, a rich young playgirl realizes that an elderly lady seems to have disappeared from the train.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Michael Redgrave, Paul Lukas, Dame May Whitty

Votes: 37,694

7. Minder (1979–1994)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.8
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Arthur Daley, a small-time conman, hires former boxer Terry McCann to be his 'minder', so Terry can protect him (Arthur) from other, small-time, crooks. While Terry is trying his hardest to... See full summary »

Stars: George Cole, Glynn Edwards, Dennis Waterman, Gary Webster

Votes: 1,283

8. The Vampire Lovers (1970)

R | 91 min | Fantasy, Horror

6.6
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Seductive vampire Carmilla Karnstein and her family target the beautiful and the rich in a remote area of late eighteenth-century Gemany.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Ingrid Pitt, Pippa Steel, Madeline Smith, Peter Cushing

Votes: 4,072

9. The Anniversary (1968)

Approved | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller

7.2
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Three sons who work in the family construction business help their overbearing mother celebrate her anniversary to her late husband.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Bette Davis, Sheila Hancock, Jack Hedley, James Cossins

Votes: 1,698

10. The Champions (1968–1969)

60 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.8
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Craig Stirling, Sharron Macready and Richard Barrett were agents for Nemesis, an international intelligence organization based in Geneva. Their first mission as a team was to investigate ... See full summary »

Stars: Stuart Damon, Alexandra Bastedo, William Gaunt, Anthony Nicholls

Votes: 690

11. The Snows of Kilimanjaro (1952)

Approved | 114 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.2
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Writer Harry Street reflects on his life as he lies dying from an infection while on safari in the shadow of Mount Kilamanjaro.

Directors: Henry King, Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Gregory Peck, Susan Hayward, Ava Gardner, Hildegard Knef

Votes: 3,825

12. Don't Bother to Knock (1952)

Approved | 76 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery

6.9
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After being dumped by his girlfriend, an airline pilot pursues a babysitter in his hotel and gradually realizes she's dangerous.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Richard Widmark, Marilyn Monroe, Anne Bancroft, Donna Corcoran

Votes: 4,449

13. Asylum (I) (1972)

PG | 88 min | Horror

6.5
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In order to secure a job at a mental institution, a young psychiatrist must interview four patients inside the asylum.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Barbara Parkins, Richard Todd, Sylvia Syms, Peter Cushing

Votes: 4,116

14. My Partner the Ghost (1969–1971)

Not Rated | 60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.8
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Jeff Randall and Marty Hopkirk are private detectives who specialize in divorce cases. Their long-running partnership seems to come to an abrupt end when Marty is killed by a hit-and-run, ... See full summary »

Stars: Mike Pratt, Kenneth Cope, Annette Andre, Ivor Dean

Votes: 727

15. 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: 244

16. The Vault of Horror (1973)

R | 87 min | Fantasy, Horror

6.6
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An anthology of five horror stories shared by five men trapped in the basement of an office building.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Terry-Thomas, Tom Baker, Dawn Addams, Daniel Massey

Votes: 3,433

17. Night Train to Munich (1940)

Not Rated | 90 min | Thriller, War

7.3
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When Germany invades Czechoslovakia, the German and the British intelligence services try to capture Czech scientist Axel Bomasch, inventor of a new type of armor-plating.

Director: Carol Reed | Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Rex Harrison, Paul Henreid, Basil Radford

Votes: 3,293

18. The Monster Club (1981)

Unrated | 104 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

5.9
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A writer of horror stories is invited to a "monster club" by a mysterious old gentleman. There, three gruesome stories are told to him; between each story some musicians play their songs.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Vincent Price, John Carradine, Donald Pleasence, Stuart Whitman

Votes: 2,018

19. The Millionaire (1955–1960)

30 min | Drama

8.1
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In this hit 1950's TV series, a millionaire indulges himself giving away one million dollars apiece to persons that he has never met.

Stars: Marvin Miller, Paul Frees, Roy Gordon, Russ Conway

Votes: 318

20. Department S (1969–1970)

60 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.2
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An elite department within Interpol, Department S inherited those cases which the other member groups had failed to solve. The brains of the group was Jason King, a hedonistic maverick who ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Wyngarde, Joel Fabiani, Rosemary Nicols, Dennis Alaba Peters

Votes: 286

21. Scars of Dracula (1970)

R | 96 min | Horror

6.2
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A young man, Paul Carlson, is on a trip and spends the night at count Dracula's castle. Needless to say, he is murdered. After some time has passed, the young man's brother Simon comes to ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Christopher Lee, Dennis Waterman, Jenny Hanley, Christopher Matthews

Votes: 3,718

22. Journey to Midnight (1968)

100 min | Horror

3.2
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Consists of two episodes of the UK TV series "Journey to the Unknown" (1968): 'Poor Butterfly' (episode 1.6) and 'The Indian Spirit Guide' (episode 1.11).

Directors: Roy Ward Baker, Alan Gibson | Stars: Sebastian Cabot, Joan Crawford, Chad Everett, Bernard Lee

Votes: 142

23. Dr Jekyll & Sister Hyde (1971)

PG | 94 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

6.6
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In Victorian London, Dr. Henry Jekyll attempts to create an elixir of life using female hormones stolen from fresh corpses. He reasons that these hormones will wipe out all common diseases ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Ralph Bates, Martine Beswick, Gerald Sim, Lewis Fiander

Votes: 1,738

24. Moon Zero Two (1969)

G | 100 min | Crime, Sci-Fi

4.2
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A space salvage expert and his partner become involved with a group of criminals intent on hijacking a small asteroid made of sapphire and crashing it into the moon for later recovery. The ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: James Olson, Catherine Schell, Warren Mitchell, Adrienne Corri

Votes: 1,020

25. The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires (1974)

R | 83 min | Action, Horror

6.0
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While lecturing in China, Van Helsing agrees to help seven kung fu trained siblings reclaim their ancestral mountain village, now the domain of seven powerful vampires and their army of undead slaves.

Directors: Roy Ward Baker, Cheh Chang | Stars: Peter Cushing, David Chiang, Julie Ege, Han Chen Wang

Votes: 2,900

26. Danger UXB (1979– )

60 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

8.7
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Brian Ash (Anthony Andrews) is a young lieutenant who is assigned to a UXB unit in the early days of World War II. UXB (UneXploded Bomb) is the signal that an aerial bomb has not exploded. ... See full summary »

Stars: Anthony Andrews, Maurice Roëves, George Innes, Gordon Kane

Votes: 511

27. The One That Got Away (1957)

106 min | Adventure, Drama, War

7.2
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A cocky German flight officer is shot down over England and makes numerous attempts to escape to fight again.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Hardy Krüger, Colin Gordon, Michael Goodliffe, Terence Alexander

Votes: 1,455

28. Jason King (1971–1972)

60 min | Action, Adventure

7.2
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This spin-off from the earlier "Department S" continued the adventures of hedonistic, womanizing dandy Jason King. After leaving Department S, Jason settled down to a full-time career of ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Wyngarde, Anne Sharp, Ronald Lacey, Lee Patterson

Votes: 189

29. Oh, Mr. Porter! (1937)

85 min | Comedy

7.7
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With the help of a relative, a hopeless railway employee is made stationmaster of Buggleskelly. Determined to make his mark, he devises a number of schemes to put Buggleskelly on the railway map, but instead falls foul of a gang of gun runners.

Director: Marcel Varnel | Stars: Will Hay, Moore Marriott, Graham Moffatt, Sebastian Smith

Votes: 1,308

30. The Baron (1966– )

49 min | Crime, Drama

7.6
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Stories of an antique dealer who is really an undercover agent.

Stars: Steve Forrest, Sue Lloyd, Paul Ferris, Colin Gordon

Votes: 159

31. Sherlock Holmes and the Masks of Death (1984 TV Movie)

72 min | Crime, Horror, Thriller

6.3
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Sherlock Holmes has retired. But when MacDonald asks him to take on another case, he says yes. There have been some mysterious murders, and there are no visible causes for the deaths. At ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Peter Cushing, John Mills, Anne Baxter, Ray Milland

Votes: 297

32. This Is Your Life (1961–2003)

25 min | Documentary, Biography

6.2
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Eamonn Andrews (later Michael Aspel) surprises celebrities by presenting them with the Big Red Book before taking them into the studio to tell viewers the story of their life, featuring ... See full summary »

Stars: Eamonn Andrews, Michael Aspel, Eric Sykes, John Mills

Votes: 45

33. Return of the Saint (1978–1979)

60 min | Adventure, Crime

7.1
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This series chronicles the swashbuckling exploits of Simon Templar, a modern day Robin Hood of sorts.

Stars: Ian Ogilvy, Norman Eshley, Edward Brayshaw, John Hallam

Votes: 194

34. Edición Especial Coleccionista (2010–2015)

9 min | Comedy, History

7.0
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Stars: David Díaz, Luis Rodrigo, Gabriel Fernández-Gil, Daniel Retuerta

Votes: 54

35. The Flame Trees of Thika (1981– )

50 min | Biography, Drama

8.0
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Elspeth and her unconventional parents decide to settle down in Kenya and begin a coffee plantation. This is a time of discovery for Elspeth, as she encounters the incredible beauty and ... See full summary »

Stars: Hayley Mills, David Robb, Holly Aird, Mick Chege

Votes: 280

36. The Irish R.M. (1983–1985)

Comedy, Drama

8.0
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When Major Sinclair Yeates leaves his home in England to work as the Irish Resident Magistrate, he finds that the justice system needs tempering somewhat to suit the local needs - and that ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Bowles, Bryan Murray, Anna Manahan, Brendan Conroy

Votes: 136

37. Inferno (1953)

Approved | 83 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.2
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A tough, hard-driving business tycoon suffers a broken leg and is left to die in the desert by his scheming wife and her greedy lover.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Robert Ryan, Rhonda Fleming, William Lundigan, Larry Keating

Votes: 754

38. I'll Never Forget You (1951)

90 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

7.2
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A scientist obsessed with the past transports himself back in time to 18th-century London, where he falls in love with a beautiful young woman.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Tyrone Power, Ann Blyth, Michael Rennie, Dennis Price

Votes: 536

39. The October Man (1947)

110 min | Mystery

7.1
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Jim Ackland, who suffers from a head injury sustained in a bus crash, is the chief suspect in a murder hunt, when a girl that he has just met is found dead on the local common, and he has ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: John Mills, Joan Greenwood, Edward Chapman, Kay Walsh

Votes: 747

40. And Now the Screaming Starts! (1973)

R | 91 min | Horror

5.9
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England, 1795: the young Catherine has just married Charles Fengriffen and moves into his castle. She becomes the victim of an old curse that lays on the family. On her wedding night she is raped by a ghost and gets pregnant.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Peter Cushing, Herbert Lom, Patrick Magee, Stephanie Beacham

Votes: 1,585

41. Journey to the Unknown (1968– )

60 min | Mystery, Thriller, Sci-Fi

8.1
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A British anthology series about everyday people finding themselves put into unusual circumstances...many of them supernatural in nature.

Stars: Michael Callan, Joseph Cotten, Brandon De Wilde, Julie Harris

Votes: 106

42. Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson (1980– )

25 min | Mystery

8.1
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Shot in Polish-British co-production series of short stories based on themes of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle - "father" of the world's most famous detective: Sherlock Holmes. Each episode is a ... See full summary »

Stars: Geoffrey Whitehead, Donald Pickering, Patrick Newell, Tommy Godfrey

Votes: 76

43. The Fiction-Makers (1968)

100 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

6.1
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The Saint is asked to act as a bodyguard to the best-selling adventure author Amos Klein, a young woman who uses a male pen-name.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Roger Moore, Sylvia Syms, Justine Lord, Kenneth J. Warren

Votes: 288

44. Gideon C.I.D. (1964– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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Follows Commander George Gideon of Scotland Yard and his family life.

Stars: John Gregson, Alexander Davion, Daphne Anderson, Richard James

Votes: 98

45. Operation Disaster (1950)

Approved | 102 min | Drama, History, War

7.1
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The crew of a submarine is trapped on the sea floor when it sinks. How can they be rescued before they run out of air?

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: John Mills, Richard Attenborough, Nigel Patrick, James Hayter

Votes: 534

46. White Witch Doctor (1953)

Approved | 96 min | Adventure

6.1
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In 1907, a nurse arrives in the Belgian Congo to work for a missionary doctor but meets a grumpy animal hunter who secretly plans to search for gold in the dangerous Bakuba tribal region.

Director: Henry Hathaway | Stars: Susan Hayward, Robert Mitchum, Walter Slezak, Mashood Ajala

Votes: 400

47. The Human Jungle (1963–1964)

60 min | Drama

8.4
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This is a British TV series in which Dr. Corder is a Psychiatrist who is able to treat and cure any Patients' mental disorders through Freudian and contemporary approaches.

Stars: Herbert Lom, Michael Johnson, Sally Smith, Mary Yeomans

Votes: 43

48. Ask a Policeman (1939)

83 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.7
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The mirthful adventures of Police-Sergeant Samuel Dudfoot and his two constables, Albert Brown and Jeremiah Harbottle, who stage a fabricated crime-wave to save their jobs---and then find themselves involved in the real thing.

Director: Marcel Varnel | Stars: Will Hay, Graham Moffatt, Moore Marriott, Glennis Lorimer

Votes: 627

49. Q.E.D. (I) (1982– )

60 min | Adventure, Mystery

8.4
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The tales of Quentin E. Deverill, an eccentric expatriate American professor who uses his unique skills to solve mysteries in Edwardian London.

Stars: Sam Waterston, George Innes, A.C. Weary, Julian Glover

Votes: 96

50. 100 Years of Horror (1996– )

Unrated | 343 min | Documentary, Horror

7.2
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Clips from Horror Films.

Stars: Christopher Lee, Roger Corman, Hugh M. Hefner, Fred Olen Ray

Votes: 252

51. The Singer Not the Song (1961)

132 min | Drama, Western

6.4
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In a small Mexican town, a Catholic priest and a local bandit clash, but the brave priest ultimately wins the outlaw's respect.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Dirk Bogarde, John Mills, Mylène Demongeot, Laurence Naismith

Votes: 403

52. Nine Days a Queen (1936)

TV-PG | 80 min | Drama, History

6.9
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A dramatization of Lady Jane Grey's short life, from her forced marriage (which she resisted) to her brief reign as monarch of England and finally to her beheading. The film portrays her as... See full summary »

Director: Robert Stevenson | Stars: Nova Pilbeam, Cedric Hardwicke, John Mills, Felix Aylmer

Votes: 133

53. Flame in the Streets (1961)

93 min | Drama

6.6
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During the 1960s in Britain, tense race relations between whites and blacks are affecting the workplace, the family, the dating scene and the society at large.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: John Mills, Sylvia Syms, Brenda de Banzie, Earl Cameron

Votes: 197

54. A History of Horror with Mark Gatiss (2010– )

177 min | Documentary

8.2
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Mark Gatiss examines the history of the horror film, from classic Hollywood monsters to Hammer's glory days and beyond.

Stars: Mark Gatiss, John Carpenter, Michael Roberts, Barbara Steele

Votes: 453

55. The Valiant (1962)

80 min | Action, Drama, War

6.9
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Having placed mines on the hull of a British warship whilst it is safe in harbour during the second World War, the two man crew of an Italian miniature submarine are captured and held ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: John Mills, Ettore Manni, Roberto Risso, Robert Shaw

Votes: 44

56. Tiger in the Smoke (1956)

94 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.4
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In wartime a young officer is killed during a raid to kill a German general at the house that used to belong to his grandmother. Before he dies he talks about a treasure that was hidden ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Donald Sinden, Muriel Pavlow, Tony Wright, Bernard Miles

Votes: 115

57. The Good Guys (1992– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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Stars: Nigel Havers, Keith Barron, Hilary Gish, Godfrey James

Votes: 12

58. Jacqueline (1956)

89 min | Drama

6.8
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Captivating drama of a lovable little Irish girl and how she helps her tippler father find work.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: John Gregson, Kathleen Ryan, Jacqueline Ryan, Noel Purcell

Votes: 120

59. Windbag the Sailor (1936)

87 min | Comedy

6.9
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Will Hay plays a bragging sea captain whose maritime experience actually extends to navigating a coal barge down inland waterways. His tall tales catch him out when he is co-erced into ... See full summary »

Director: William Beaudine | Stars: Will Hay, Moore Marriott, Graham Moffatt, Norma Varden

Votes: 237

60. The Spy Killer (1969 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 75 min | Action, Drama

6.2
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A one-time secret agent is blackmailed by his former boss back into the world of espionage which he had intended to leave permanently.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Robert Horton, Sebastian Cabot, Jill St. John, Eleanor Summerfield

Votes: 55

61. A Girl Must Live (1939)

92 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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A run-away school-girl falls among chorus girls planning to marry into the nobility.

Director: Carol Reed | Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Renee Houston, Lilli Palmer, George Robey

Votes: 67

62. Night Without Sleep (1952)

77 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery

6.5
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Awaking one morning out of a drunken stupor, composer Richard Morton can't shake the feeling he has murdered a woman during the night.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Linda Darnell, Gary Merrill, Hildegard Knef, Joyce Mackenzie

Votes: 77

63. Highly Dangerous (1950)

90 min | Action, Thriller

5.9
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A British lady entomologist travels to a Balkan country to look into germ warfare trials using various bugs as carriers.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Dane Clark, Marius Goring, Naunton Wayne

Votes: 347

64. Paper Orchid (1949)

86 min | Crime, Mystery, Drama

6.0
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A murder mystery set in the newspaper industry.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Hugh Williams, Hy Hazell, Sidney James, Garry Marsh

Votes: 27

65. Convict 99 (1938)

91 min | Comedy

7.1
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A disgraced school master, Benjamin Twist, is mistaken for a tough prison governor and assigned the charge of a prison for particularly hardened criminals. Believing he is being sent to a ... See full summary »

Director: Marcel Varnel | Stars: Will Hay, Moore Marriott, Graham Moffatt, Googie Withers

Votes: 318

66. Boys Will Be Boys (1935)

80 min | Comedy

6.8
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Will Hay is a teacher in a prison, who applies for the Headship of Narkover, a public school. This is the first screen appearance of Hay in his (to be ) famous schoolmaster role, in a story... See full summary »

Director: William Beaudine | Stars: Will Hay, Gordon Harker, Jimmy Hanley, Davy Burnaby

Votes: 282

67. Reputations (1994–2002)

50 min | Documentary

7.8
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Stars: Denis Lawson, Jancis Robinson, Josette Simon, Veronika Hyks

Votes: 8

68. Chu Chin Chow (1934)

Passed | 95 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.4
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Musical retelling of the "Ali Baba and the 40 Thieves" Arabian Nights tale.

Director: Walter Forde | Stars: George Robey, Fritz Kortner, Anna May Wong, John Garrick

Votes: 97

69. Mission: Monte Carlo (1974)

102 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.9
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Directors: Roy Ward Baker, Basil Dearden | Stars: Roger Moore, Tony Curtis, Terence Alexander, Annette Andre

Votes: 95

70. Zero One (1962– )

30 min | Drama

8.8
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Film series about International Air Security, whose call sign is "Zero One"

Stars: Nigel Patrick, William Smith, Katya Douglas, Hugh McDermott

Votes: 34

71. Passage Home (1955)

102 min | Drama

6.0
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Cargo Ship takes on a female passenger. Can the Captain contain the crew and himself as they hit stormy conditions and emotions explode?

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Anthony Steel, Peter Finch, Diane Cilento, Cyril Cusack

Votes: 88

72. Hey! Hey! USA (1938)

88 min | Comedy

5.9
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Dr Twist has to pose on a liner as a famous professor and is asked to tutor Bernie, the son of a millionaire. To avoid awkward US immigration questions, Twist enlists the help of a gangster... See full summary »

Director: Marcel Varnel | Stars: Will Hay, Edgar Kennedy, David Burns, Edmon Ryan

Votes: 149

73. Saracen (1989– )

60 min | Action, Drama

6.2
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Stars: Christian Burgess, Patrick James Clarke, Michael Byrne, John Bennett

Votes: 26

74. Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror (1994 TV Movie)

100 min | Documentary, Horror

7.8
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The history of Hammer Films and their legacy, narrated by the studio's most beloved stars, Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee.

Director: Ted Newsom | Stars: Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Roy Ward Baker, James Bernard

Votes: 212

75. Two Left Feet (1965)

93 min | Comedy

7.0
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Based on David Stuart Leslie's novel Two Left Feet is a story about Alan Crabbe (Michael Crawford a callow youth desperate for a date with any girl who can offer him the experience he lacks... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Michael Crawford, Nyree Dawn Porter, Julia Foster, David Hemmings

Votes: 43

76. British Film Forever (2007)

90 min | Documentary, History

7.0
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Stars: Jessica Hynes, Timothy Spall, Nick Moran, Ronald Neame

Votes: 65

77. Fairly Secret Army (1984–1986)

30 min | Comedy

7.5
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A retired British Army major tries to fight the forces of anarchy by setting up a supposedly secret taskforce.

Stars: Geoffrey Palmer, Diane Fletcher, Michael Robbins, Liz Fraser

Votes: 35

78. Where There's a Will (1936)

80 min | Comedy

6.8
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An incompetent solicitor unwittingly becomes party to a bank robbery.

Director: William Beaudine | Stars: Will Hay, Graham Moffatt, H.F. Maltby, Norma Varden

Votes: 174

79. We Remember Marilyn (1996 Video)

97 min | Documentary, Biography

7.3
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Uses still photographs, home movies, film clips, theatrical trailers, newsreel footage, and a woman's voice speaking for her to tell the actress's story. She grew up close to Hollywood, her... See full summary »

Director: Ted Newsom | Stars: Trudi Jo Marie Keck, James Bacon, Roy Ward Baker, Jack Benny

Votes: 35

80. The Switch (1976)

Action

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Directors: Roy Ward Baker, Val Guest | Stars: Roger Moore, Larry Storch, Laurence Naismith, Gladys Cooper

81. Foreign Exchange (1970 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 75 min | Action, Drama

6.4
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A former British Secret Service agent is persuaded to negotiate a spy exchange with Russia, only to find himself drawn into political intrigues.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Robert Horton, Sebastian Cabot, Jill St. John, Dudley Foster

Votes: 25

82. The Weaker Sex (1948)

84 min | Drama

6.4
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Life on the home front during World War 2. Martha Dacre tries to keep her home running as normal, during the run up to the D Day landings. With several lodgers to contend with, and her son ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Ursula Jeans, Cecil Parker, Joan Hopkins, Derek Bond

Votes: 47

83. The First Offence (1936)

66 min | Drama

6.2
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Director: Herbert Mason | Stars: John Mills, Lilli Palmer, Bernard Nedell, Michel André

Votes: 5

84. Best of British (1998– )

50 min

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Stars: Helen Atkinson Wood, Victoria Wood, Lesley Fitton, Barbara Windsor

85. Paul Merton Looks at Alfred Hitchcock (2009 TV Movie)

59 min | Documentary

7.2
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Paul Merton looks at the British films of Alfred Hitchcock, the silent films and the early sound films.

Director: Paul Merton | Stars: Paul Merton, Kiri Bloom, Matthew Earley, Luke Engelen

Votes: 44

86. 100 Years of Horror: The Count and Company (1996 Video)

Documentary, Horror

5.2
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Stars: Christopher Lee, Roy Ward Baker, Carroll Borland, Veronica Carlson

Votes: 25

87. The Vampire Interviews (1995 Video)

50 min | Documentary, Horror

4.9
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In-depth look at vampires of the movies and in real life.

Director: Ted Newsom | Stars: Roy Ward Baker, Nick Bougas, Veronica Carlson, John Carradine

Votes: 14

88. Legends (2000–2002)

20 min | Documentary

6.2
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Stars: Fiona Oates, Patsy Rowlands, Ned Sherrin, Barry Took

Votes: 16

89. Hammer Horror: A Fan's Guide (2008 Video)

47 min | Documentary

6.7
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Director: Rorie Sherwood | Stars: Roy Ward Baker, Alan Barnes, Brian Clemens, Marcus Hearn

Votes: 13

90. Sodankylä ikuisesti (2010– )

270 min | Documentary

7.5
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Sodankyla film festival started at 1986 and was created by Finnish directors Anssi Manttari, Aki and Mika Kaurismaki... See full synopsis »

Stars: Peter von Bagh, Robert Parrish, Roy Ward Baker, Víctor Erice

Votes: 63

91. Von Werra (2002)

102 min | Documentary, War

6.1
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Documentary about legendary Swiss pilot Franz von Werra, who fighted with the Nazi in WW2 and was the only German prisoner to escape prison, in England.

Director: Werner Schweizer | Stars: Hardy Krüger, Roy Ward Baker, Albert Florath, Colin Gordon

Votes: 14

92. Read All About It (1945)

28 min | Short

6.1
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An account of the technique of reading the tabloid press in an intelligent manor via differing editorial techniques that leads to three styles of newspapers giving varying accounts of a strip-tease act.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Joss Ambler, Frank Atkinson, Roy Ward Baker, Alfie Bass

Votes: 12

93. The Saint Steps in... To Colour (2006 Video)

50 min | Documentary

5.8
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Directors: Thomas Cock, Stephen La Rivière | Stars: Robert S. Baker, Roy Ward Baker, Alexandra Bastedo, Malcolm Christopher

Votes: 5

94. The Saint Steps in... to Television (2008 Video)

124 min | Documentary

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Directors: Thomas Cock, Ian Dickerson, Stephen La Rivière | Stars: Anthony Arnell, Ken Baker, Robert S. Baker, Roy Ward Baker

95. Alfred Hitchcock in East London (2009)

65 min | Documentary, Biography

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An examination of Alfred Hitchcock's mysterious early life and influences on the streets of East London.

Director: Bill Hodgson | Stars: Sarah O'Connor, Alfred Hitchcock, Roy Ward Baker, Murray Melvin

96. Think It Over (1945)

Short, Drama, War

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Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Jack Allen, Richard Attenborough, Derek Blomfield, Faith Brook

97. Heisse Ware aus Hongkong (1974 TV Movie)

45 min | Documentary

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Director: Georges Paruvanani | Stars: Roy Ward Baker, Michael Carreras, Shen Chan, Kuan Tai Chen

98. Cast Iron Killers: The Story of 'Danger UXB' (2006 Video)

48 min | Documentary

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Directors: Thomas Cock, Stephen La Rivière | Stars: Anthony Andrews, Roy Ward Baker, Ferdinand Fairfax, Johnny Goodman

99. Inside the Fear Factory (2003 Video)

20 min | Documentary, Short

7.7
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An overview of the history of Great Britain's Amicus Films, which was a rival of Hammer Studios in the horror field. Included are interviews with company co-founder Max Rosenberg, cameraman... See full summary »

Stars: Roy Ward Baker, Peter Cushing, Freddie Francis, Barbara Parkins

Votes: 6

100. The Saint Steps in... to Television (2006 Video)

Documentary, Short

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Directors: Thomas Cock, Stephen La Rivière | Stars: Ken Baker, Robert S. Baker, Roy Ward Baker, Patricia Charteris