Most Popular Titles With Steven Mackintosh


1. Luther (2010–2015)

TV-MA | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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A crime drama series starring Idris Elba as a near-genius murder detective whose brilliant mind can't always save him from the dangerous violence of his passions.

Stars: Idris Elba, Warren Brown, Dermot Crowley, Michael Smiley

Votes: 72,939

2. Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989–2013)

TV-14 | 100 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime

8.6
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From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions.

Stars: David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson, Pauline Moran

Votes: 24,525

3. Kick-Ass 2 (2013)

R | 103 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.6
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41 Metascore

Following Kick-Ass' heroics, other citizens are inspired to become masked crusaders. But the Red Mist leads his own group of evil supervillains to kill Kick-Ass and destroy everything for which he stands.

Director: Jeff Wadlow | Stars: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Chloë Grace Moretz, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Jim Carrey

Votes: 205,300 | Gross: $28.75M

4. Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998)

R | 107 min | Comedy, Crime

8.2
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66 Metascore

A botched card game in London triggers four friends, thugs, weed-growers, hard gangsters, loan sharks and debt collectors to collide with each other in a series of unexpected events, all for the sake of weed, cash and two antique shotguns.

Director: Guy Ritchie | Stars: Jason Flemyng, Dexter Fletcher, Nick Moran, Jason Statham

Votes: 419,331 | Gross: $3.65M

5. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)

TV-14 | 100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Inspector Morse has an ear for music, a taste for beer and a nose for crime. He sets out with Sergeant Lewis to solve each intriguing case.

Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, James Grout, Peter Woodthorpe

Votes: 6,533

6. Doctor Who (1963–1989)

TV-PG | 45 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

8.5
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Time and Space traveling adventures of a Gallifreyan Time Lord only known as the Doctor and his companions, traveling through time and space.

Stars: William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker

Votes: 26,572

7. Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (2009)

R | 92 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

6.6
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44 Metascore

An origins story centered on the centuries-old feud between the race of aristocratic vampires and their onetime slaves, the Lycans.

Director: Patrick Tatopoulos | Stars: Rhona Mitra, Michael Sheen, Bill Nighy, Steven Mackintosh

Votes: 121,222 | Gross: $45.80M

8. Underworld: Evolution (2006)

R | 106 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

6.8
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36 Metascore

Picking up directly from the previous film, vampire warrior Selene and the half werewolf Michael hunt for clues to reveal the history of their races and the war between them.

Director: Len Wiseman | Stars: Kate Beckinsale, Scott Speedman, Bill Nighy, Tony Curran

Votes: 157,643 | Gross: $62.32M

9. Stan Lee's Lucky Man (2016– )

60 min | Action, Sci-Fi

7.1
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From the mind of comic book legend Stan Lee comes a different kind of superhero, in this bold crime action thriller series about a brilliant but flawed cop who can control luck.

Stars: James Nesbitt, Eve Best, Sienna Guillory, Amara Karan

Votes: 2,569

10. Camelot (2011– )

45 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.5
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King Uther dies suddenly. Britain is facing chaos. The sorcerer Merlin appoints the not so known son and heir Arthur as the king who was raised as a commoner, but his half sister has other ... See full summary »

Stars: Joseph Fiennes, Jamie Campbell Bower, Tamsin Egerton, Peter Mooney

Votes: 20,239

11. The Jacket (2005)

R | 103 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.1
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44 Metascore

A Gulf war veteran is wrongly sent to a mental institution for insane criminals, where he becomes the object of a Doctor's experiments, and his life is completely affected by them.

Director: John Maybury | Stars: Adrien Brody, Keira Knightley, Daniel Craig, Kris Kristofferson

Votes: 93,621 | Gross: $6.30M

12. Criminal Justice (2008 TV Mini-Series)

300 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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Series 1 follows Ben Coulter who is accused of committing a crime that he has no recollection of after a drunken and drug-filled night out. Series 2 follows Juliet through the criminal justice system after she stabs her abusive husband.

Stars: Ben Whishaw, Maxine Peake, Bill Paterson, Alice Sykes

Votes: 1,135

13. The Daisy Chain (2008)

R | 89 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

5.1
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A grieving couple move to a remote Irish village in the wake of their baby daughter's death. They soon take in an orphaned autistic girl, only to become involved in a series of strange occurrences.

Director: Aisling Walsh | Stars: Samantha Morton, Steven Mackintosh, Mhairi Anderson, David Bradley

Votes: 1,082

14. Memphis Belle (1990)

PG-13 | 107 min | Action, Drama, War

6.9
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In 1943, the crew of a B-17 based in UK prepares for its 25th and last bombing mission over Germany before returning home to the USA.

Director: Michael Caton-Jones | Stars: Matthew Modine, Eric Stoltz, Tate Donovan, D.B. Sweeney

Votes: 23,020 | Gross: $27.44M

16. A Touch of Frost (1992– )

105 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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DI Jack Frost is an unconventional policeman with sympathy for the underdog and an instinct for moral justice. Sloppy, disorganized and disrespectful, he attracts trouble like a magnet.

Stars: David Jason, Bruce Alexander, John Lyons, Arthur White

Votes: 4,476

17. The Game (2014 TV Mini-Series)

60 min | Drama, Thriller

7.9
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A Cold War spy thriller that tells the story of invisible wars fought by MI5.

Stars: Tom Hughes, Jonathan Aris, Victoria Hamilton, Shaun Dooley

Votes: 1,999

18. Rang De Basanti (2006)

Not Rated | 157 min | Comedy, Drama, History

8.4
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The story of six young Indians who assist an English Woman to film a documentary on the extremist freedom fighters from their past, and the events that lead them to relive the long forgotten saga of freedom.

Director: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra | Stars: Aamir Khan, Soha Ali Khan, Siddharth, Sharman Joshi

Votes: 71,676 | Gross: $2.20M

19. The Escapist (2008)

Not Rated | 102 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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56 Metascore

Frank Perry is an institutionalized convict fourteen years into a life sentence without parole. When his estranged daughter falls ill, he is determined to make peace with her before it's ... See full summary »

Director: Rupert Wyatt | Stars: Brian Cox, Damian Lewis, Joseph Fiennes, Seu Jorge

Votes: 14,542 | Gross: $0.01M

20. Robot Overlords (2014)

PG-13 | 90 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

4.6
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47 Metascore

Earth has been conquered by robots from a distant galaxy. survivors are confined to their houses and must wear electronic implants, risking incineration by robot sentries if they venture outside.

Director: Jon Wright | Stars: Ben Kingsley, Gillian Anderson, Callan McAuliffe, Ella Hunt

Votes: 4,998

21. The Sweeney (2012)

R | 112 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.1
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48 Metascore

A hardened detective in the Flying Squad of London's Metropolitan police. Based on the '70s UK TV show.

Director: Nick Love | Stars: Ray Winstone, Plan B, Hayley Atwell, Steven Mackintosh

Votes: 16,569 | Gross: $0.03M

22. Mystery!: Cadfael (1994–1996)

75 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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A Crusader-turned-Monk uses his botanical knowledge to solve mysteries in the old Norman England town of Shrewsbury.

Stars: Derek Jacobi, Michael Culver, Julian Firth, Terrence Hardiman

Votes: 1,713

23. Playhouse Presents (2012– )

30 min | Drama

7.9
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Eleven stand-alone dramas.

Stars: Hayley Atwell, Brenda Blethyn, Tom Ellis, Rebecca Front

Votes: 154

24. The Ruth Rendell Mysteries (1987– )

Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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From cold, rock-strewn moors to comfortable suburban estates, award-winning writer Ruth Rendell explores the dark fissures between friends and family members that motivate murder.

Stars: George Baker, Christopher Ravenscroft, Louie Ramsay, Ken Kitson

Votes: 197

25. Screen Two (1985–2002)

Drama

6.9
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Producer Kenith Trodd was part of a 1984 team brought together to study how the BBC should respond to Channel Four's pioneering efforts in making films for both television and theatrical ... See full summary »

Stars: Geoffrey Chater, Roger Brierley, Bernard Hill, Warren Clarke

Votes: 79

26. What Remains (2013)

240 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.5
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A young couple move into an apartment only to find the body of a young woman that had been missing for 2 years but never registered as missing which leads to a deeper investigation into what actually happened.

Stars: David Threlfall, Denise Gough, Lisa Millett, Alexander Arnold

Votes: 1,733

27. 9/11: The Falling Man (2006 TV Movie)

80 min | Documentary

7.4
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The Falling Man is a documentary that examines one of the many images that were circulated by the press immediately after the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11th, 2001. The ... See full summary »

Director: Henry Singer | Stars: Steven Mackintosh, Iliana Guibert

Votes: 830

28. The Storyteller (1987– )

225 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

8.9
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An old storyteller tells European folk tales to his sarcastic dog.

Stars: John Hurt, Brian Henson, Frederick Warder, David Greenaway

Votes: 2,924

29. The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)

G | 85 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

7.7
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The Muppet characters tell their version of the classic tale of an old and bitter miser's redemption on Christmas Eve.

Director: Brian Henson | Stars: Michael Caine, Dave Goelz, Steve Whitmire, Jerry Nelson

Votes: 34,066 | Gross: $27.28M

30. Twelfth Night or What You Will (1996)

PG | 134 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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Shakespeare's comedy of gender confusion, in which a girl disguises herself as a man to be near the count she adores, only to be pursued by the woman he loves.

Director: Trevor Nunn | Stars: Helena Bonham Carter, Richard E. Grant, Imogen Stubbs, Steven Mackintosh

Votes: 4,851 | Gross: $0.55M

31. The Thirteenth Tale (2013 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

7.1
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Follows aging novelist Vida Winter, who enlists a young writer to finally tell the story of her life including her mysterious childhood spent in Angelfield House, which burned to the ground when she was a teenager.

Director: James Kent | Stars: Janet Amsden, Alice Barlow, Isabel Barlow, Emily Beecham

Votes: 1,451

32. Good (2008)

R | 92 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.2
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40 Metascore

The rise of national socialism in Germany should not be regarded as a conspiracy of madmen. Millions of "good" people found themselves in a society spiralling into terrible chaos. A film about then, which illuminates the terrors of now.

Director: Vicente Amorim | Stars: Viggo Mortensen, Jason Isaacs, Jodie Whittaker, Steven Mackintosh

Votes: 5,704 | Gross: $0.02M

33. Treasure Island (1990 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 132 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.4
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The treasure seeking adventures of young Jim Hawkins and pirate captain Long John Silver.

Director: Fraser C. Heston | Stars: Charlton Heston, Christian Bale, Oliver Reed, Christopher Lee

Votes: 3,592

34. Gold (2014)

88 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.1
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An offbeat comedy about an estranged father who returns to his hometown after an absence of ten years in order to reconnect with his daughter and ex-wife but unwittingly finds himself responsible for almost destroying all their lives.

Director: Niall Heery | Stars: James Nesbitt, Maisie Williams, David Wilmot, Kerry Condon

Votes: 549

35. The World Wars (2014 TV Mini-Series)

History, War

8.0
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The World Wars tells the story of three decades of war told through the eyes of various men who were its key players: Roosevelt, Hitler, Patton, Mussolini, Churchill, Tojo, DeGaulle and ... See full summary »

Stars: Daniel Martin Berkey, Michael Almy, James William Barker, Ian Beyts

Votes: 1,620

36. Maigret (1992– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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From Montmartre to the remote French countryside, Maigret encounters the dark side of the human psyche. Yet, he manages to maintain both compassion and a sense of humor as he explores the complex motives that lie behind every crime.

Stars: Michael Gambon, Geoffrey Hutchings, Jack Galloway, James Larkin

Votes: 335

37. A Very British Sex Scandal (2007 TV Movie)

85 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.2
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A docu-drama which chronicles the experiences and actions of Peter Wildeblood which eventually led to the decriminalisation of homosexuality in Great Britain.

Director: Patrick Reams | Stars: Nicholas Le Prevost, Harriet Eastcott, Sam Heughan, Barny Clevely

Votes: 346

38. Set Fire to the Stars (2014)

Unrated | 97 min | Biography, Drama

5.7
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49 Metascore

An aspiring poet in 1950s New York has his ordered world shaken when he embarks on a week-long retreat to save his hell raising hero, Dylan Thomas.

Director: Andy Goddard | Stars: Elijah Wood, Celyn Jones, Kelly Reilly, Steven Mackintosh

Votes: 1,046 | Gross: $0.00M

39. Urban Hymn (2015)

114 min | Crime, Drama

8.6
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Set against the backdrop of the 2011 UK summer riots, 'Urban Hymn' follows a young female offender who possesses a remarkable voice and a determined social worker who inspires her to use it.

Director: Michael Caton-Jones | Stars: Shirley Henderson, Ian Hart, Shaun Parkes, Steven Mackintosh

Votes: 60

40. The Other Boleyn Girl (2003 TV Movie)

90 min | Romance, Drama

6.2
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Based on the controversial novel by Philippa Gregory, "The Other Boleyn Girl" is a fictionalised account of the life of Lady Mary Boleyn who becomes mistress to England's King Henry VIII, ... See full summary »

Director: Philippa Lowthorpe | Stars: Natascha McElhone, Jodhi May, Jared Harris, Steven Mackintosh

Votes: 838

41. The Secret Life of Words (2005)

115 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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68 Metascore

A hearing impaired factory worker gives up her first holiday in years and instead travels out to an oil rig, where she cares for a man suffering from severe burns.

Director: Isabel Coixet | Stars: Sarah Polley, Tim Robbins, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Javier Cámara

Votes: 10,244 | Gross: $0.02M

42. Our Mutual Friend (1998 TV Mini-Series)

350 min | Drama

8.3
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Intertwining tales of love, greed, and secret identities in Charles Dickens's 1860s London.

Stars: Paul McGann, Keeley Hawes, Dominic Mafham, David Bradley

Votes: 1,796

43. The Woman in Black (1989 TV Movie)

100 min | Horror, Mystery

7.3
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When a friendless old widow dies in the seaside town of Crythin, a young solicitor is sent by his firm to settle the estate. The lawyer finds the townspeople reluctant to talk about or go ... See full summary »

Director: Herbert Wise | Stars: Adrian Rawlins, Bernard Hepton, David Daker, Pauline Moran

Votes: 3,716

44. Princess Caraboo (1994)

PG | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, History

6.0
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Bristol, England, early 19th century. A beautiful young stranger who speaks a weird language is tried for the crime of begging. But when a man claims that he can translate her dialect, it ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Austin | Stars: Phoebe Cates, Jim Broadbent, Wendy Hughes, Kevin Kline

Votes: 2,133 | Gross: $3.02M

45. Autopsy: The Last Hours Of (2014– )

7.9
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Dr. Richard Shepherd analyses the official autopsy reports of various celebrities to determine their cause of death.

Stars: Richard Shepherd, Iain Glen, Anjula Mutanda, James Desborough

Votes: 156

46. Inside Men (2012 TV Mini-Series)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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The story of three employees of a security depot who plan and execute a multi-million pound cash heist.

Stars: Steven Mackintosh, Warren Brown, Nicola Walker, Ashley Walters

Votes: 2,048

47. Prick Up Your Ears (1987)

R | 105 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.4
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This film is the story of the spectacular life and violent death of British playwright Joe Orton. In his teens, Orton is befriended by the older, more reserved Kenneth Halliwell, and while ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Frears | Stars: Gary Oldman, Alfred Molina, Vanessa Redgrave, Wallace Shawn

Votes: 4,521 | Gross: $1.65M

48. Blue Juice (1995)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.2
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64 Metascore

JC is at the end of his Twenties and is living with his girlfriend Chloe in a small coastal town in England. He is a surfer legend and some day, three of his friends show up, including ... See full summary »

Director: Carl Prechezer | Stars: Sean Pertwee, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Ewan McGregor, Steven Mackintosh

Votes: 2,146

49. Lady Audley's Secret (2000 TV Movie)

108 min | Drama

6.1
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Wealthy estate owner sir Michael Audley willingly marries a gold-digger, his only daughter Alicia's governess Lucy née Gray. Sir Michael's dashing, in-living orphaned nephew Robert 'Bob' ... See full summary »

Director: Betsan Morris Evans | Stars: Neve McIntosh, Juliette Caton, Melanie Clark Pullen, Kenneth Cranham

Votes: 159

50. The Jury (2002 TV Mini-Series)

300 min | Drama

7.9
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Twelve men and women are called for jury service in the retrial of a man accused of a triple murder after the High Court overturns the original verdict.

Stars: Paul Bhattacharjee, Gerard Butler, Nina Sosanya, Nicholas Farrell

Votes: 753

51. Bone In The Throat (2015)

93 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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'Bone in the Throat' based on celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain's novel of the same, is a gritty fast paced story about a young ambitious chef who is mixed up with the East End London mob. ... See full summary »

Director: Graham Henman | Stars: Ed Westwick, Vanessa Kirby, Tom Wilkinson, John Hannah

Votes: 56

52. Screen One (1985–2002)

Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.5
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Producer Kenith Trodd was part of a 1984 team brought together to study how the BBC should respond to Channel Four's pioneering efforts in making films for both television and theatrical ... See full summary »

Stars: Geraldine James, Alfred Molina, Julie Walters, Paul Brooke

Votes: 54

53. Between the Lines (1992–1994)

50 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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"Between The Lines" is set in the Complaints Investigation Bureau (CIB) - the department responsible for investigating other police officers - of London's Metropolitan Police. The first two... See full summary »

Stars: Neil Pearson, Tom Georgeson, Siobhan Redmond, Tony Doyle

Votes: 314

54. The Land Girls (1998)

R | 111 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.3
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Three young women from very different walks of life join the women's land army during World War II and are sent to work together on a farm in Dorset and the experience changes their lives forever.

Director: David Leland | Stars: Catherine McCormack, Rachel Weisz, Anna Friel, Steven Mackintosh

Votes: 1,597 | Gross: $0.15M

55. First Born (2007)

PG-13 | 95 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

4.7
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Laura's expecting. Her husband, Steven's a loving guy but has little time for her. Her mom lives thousands of miles away. Forced to give up on her dreams, she's always been a bit edgy. A ... See full summary »

Director: Isaac Webb | Stars: Elisabeth Shue, Steven Mackintosh, Kathleen Chalfant, Khandi Alexander

Votes: 2,755

56. Prime Suspect 5: Errors of Judgement (1996 TV Mini-Series)

200 min | Crime, Mystery, Romance

8.0
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Detective Tennison investigates a seemingly straightforward drug murder that she believes is linked to a smugly smooth crime boss.

Stars: Helen Mirren, Ray Emmet Brown, John Brobbey, Julia Lane

Votes: 1,468

57. Horizon (1964– )

50 min | Documentary

8.7
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Horizon is BBC Two's flagship 50-minute science documentary series. In September 2004 it celebrated its 40th anniversary and it continues to enjoy outstanding critical acclaim. Recognised ... See full summary »

Stars: Paul Vaughan, Jack Fortune, Dilly Barlow, Martin Jarvis

Votes: 718

58. The Mother (2003)

R | 112 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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72 Metascore

A grandmother has a passionate affair with a man half her age, who is also sleeping with her daughter.

Director: Roger Michell | Stars: Daniel Craig, Anna Wilson-Jones, Anne Reid, Peter Vaughan

Votes: 3,506 | Gross: $1.06M

59. Performance (1992– )

Drama

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Add a Plot

Stars: Ian Holm, Ronald Pickup, Jane Horrocks, Hugh Grant

Votes: 36

60. The Chief (1990–1995)

50 min | Drama

6.8
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Focussing on the politics at the top of a typical English police force in its continual battle to solve the problems the times, in this case the fictional Eastland of East Anglia.

Stars: Martin Shaw, Karen Archer, Gillian Martell, Michael Cochrane

Votes: 51

61. From There to Here (2014 TV Mini-Series)

Drama

7.2
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A family saga which begins in Manchester in the summer of 1996, on the day when an IRA bomb exploded in the city center.

Stars: Philip Glenister, Steven Mackintosh, Saskia Reeves, Liz White

Votes: 349

62. Different for Girls (1996)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Romance

6.9
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Karl Foyle and Paul Prentice were best mates at school in the Seventies. But when they meet again in present-day London things are definitely not the same. Karl is now Kim, a transsexual, ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Spence | Stars: Steven Mackintosh, Rupert Graves, Miriam Margolyes, Saskia Reeves

Votes: 1,593 | Gross: $0.21M

63. Panorama (1953– )

40 min | Documentary, News

7.7
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Long-running factual programme reporting on all aspects of life in Britain.

Stars: Fred Emery, David Dimbleby, Richard Lindley, Richard Dimbleby

Votes: 223

64. Elfie Hopkins: Cannibal Hunter (2012)

R | 89 min | Horror, Thriller

4.6
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An aspiring teen detective stumbles into her first real case, when investigating the mysterious new family in her neighborhood.

Director: Ryan Andrews | Stars: Jaime Winstone, Aneurin Barnard, Rupert Evans, Kate Magowan

Votes: 746

65. The Beckoning Silence (2007 TV Movie)

75 min | Drama

7.6
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After a near-death mountain climbing accident, Joe Simpson's injuries were so severe he was told he'd never climb again. His recovery left him to confront the question: why, after coming so... See full summary »

Director: Louise Osmond | Stars: Roger Schäli, Simon Anthamatten, Andreas Abegglen, Cyrille Berthod

Votes: 758

66. The Great Ghost Rescue (2011)

95 min | Family, Fantasy, Horror

4.6
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Young Humphrey is a ghost with a big problem. He and his family, the Craggyfords, have been ousted from their home and left without a place to haunt. As they search for new haunting grounds... See full summary »

Director: Yann Samuell | Stars: Jason Isaacs, Emma Fielding, Georgia Groome, Toby Hall

Votes: 397

67. Modern Life Is Rubbish

Romance | Post-production

Brought together by their shared love of music, ten years on Liam and Natalie are at breaking point. In their case opposites attract but don't necessarily work long-term. Making the ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Jerome Gill | Stars: Tom Riley, Ian Hart, Jessie Cave, Freya Mavor

68. The Queen (2009– )

Drama

7.3
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This docudrama focuses on five key events in the reign of Queen Elizabeth II. Combining narration, interviews, archival footage and dramatic recreations (with 5 different actresses ... See full summary »

Stars: Steven Mackintosh, Samantha Bond, Barbara Flynn, Emilia Fox

Votes: 113

69. Screenplay (1986–1993)

Comedy

6.7
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Stars: John Kavanagh, Tony Doyle, Michael Liebmann, Kenneth Cranham

Votes: 40

70. The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 1: The Moab Story (2003)

127 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

6.9
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The first of three parts, we follow Tulse Luper in three distinct episodes: as a child during the first World War, as an explorer in Mormon Utah, and as a writer in Belgium during the rise ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Greenaway | Stars: JJ Feild, Raymond J. Barry, Michèle Bernier, Valentina Cervi

Votes: 946

71. The Buddha of Suburbia (1993 TV Mini-Series)

222 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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Karim's mother is English and his father is Indian. Therefore Karim has some problems with life in British society which is becoming more and more racist and intolerant; he experiences this... See full summary »

Stars: Naveen Andrews, David Bamber, Harish Patel, Brenda Blethyn

Votes: 334

72. Van der Valk (1972–1992)

120 min | Action, Drama

7.3
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Gritty British-made police drama series set in the beautiful location of Amsterdam. Cynical Dutch detective Commissaris "Piet" van der Valk and his colleagues investigate murders, kidnappings and political corruption.

Stars: Barry Foster, Michael Latimer, Joanna Dunham, Susan Travers

Votes: 145

73. The Return of the Native (1994 TV Movie)

PG | 101 min | Drama

6.4
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Reddleman Diggory Venn drives slowly across the heath, carrying a hidden passenger in the back of his van. When darkness falls, the country folk light bonfires on the hills, emphasizing the pagan spirit of the heath and its denizens.

Director: Jack Gold | Stars: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Clive Owen, Ray Stevenson, Steven Mackintosh

Votes: 519

74. The Scouting Book for Boys (2009)

93 min | Drama, Thriller

6.6
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When David discovers that his best friend Emily is being forced to leave their caravan park home, he agrees to help her to run away. But after their plan starts to unravel, secrets come to light that transform his life in ways he never imagined.

Director: Tom Harper | Stars: Thomas Turgoose, Holliday Grainger, Ruth Wellman, Ewen MacIntosh

Votes: 770

75. The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4 (1985)

Comedy, Family

7.8
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The misadventures of a nerdish teenage boy as recorded in his personal diary.

Stars: Gian Sammarco, Stephen Moore, Bill Fraser, Lindsey Stagg

Votes: 292

76. The Amazing Mrs Pritchard (2006– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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The story follows Mrs Ros Pritchard, a successful manager of a supermarket. When a couple of politicians make a spectacle of themselves outside her shop, Ros decides to stand for election ... See full summary »

Stars: Jane Horrocks, Steven Mackintosh, Jodhi May, Jemma McKenzie-Brown

Votes: 425

77. The Aryan Couple (2004)

PG-13 | 120 min | Drama, War

6.3
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A WWII Drama about a German/Jewish industrialist who, in order to ensure his family's safe passage out of Germany, is forced to hand over his business to the Nazis.

Director: John Daly | Stars: Martin Landau, Kenny Doughty, Caroline Carver, Judy Parfitt

Votes: 855

78. Wonders of the Universe (I) (2011 TV Mini-Series)

TV-G | 59 min | Documentary

8.9
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Professor Brian Cox visits some of the most dramatic parts of the globe to explain the fundamental principles that govern the laws of nature - light, gravity, energy, matter and time. With ... See full summary »

Stars: Brian Cox, Steven Mackintosh

Votes: 2,876

79. A Song for Jenny (2015 TV Movie)

77 min | Drama

7.2
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In the aftermath of the July 7th, 2005 bombings in London, a woman desperately searches for her missing daughter, who may have been caught up in the attacks.

Director: Brian Percival | Stars: Emily Watson, Ryan Coath, Nicola Wren, Steven Mackintosh

Votes: 174

80. Sugarhouse (2007)

R | 90 min | Crime, Thriller

5.9
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Upper middle class employee Tom ventures into a derelict squatter building to buy a gun from D, a cocky but stupid, homeless crack-junkie, who meanly tries to extort above the agreed price.... See full summary »

Director: Gary Love | Stars: Steven Mackintosh, Ashley Walters, Andy Serkis, Adam Deacon

Votes: 1,170

81. Timeshift (2002– )

60 min | Documentary

7.1
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Series looking at changes in British society, employing archive footage from the BBC and other sources.

Stars: Veronika Hyks, Tamsin Greig, Andrew Martin, Andrew Collins

Votes: 22

82. Cutting Edge (1990– )

Documentary

7.2
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Weekly documentary series focussing on political and social issues.

Stars: Steven Mackintosh, Jim Carter, Paul Thornley, Paul Gascoigne

Votes: 72

83. London Kills Me (1991)

R | 107 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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For want of a nail a shoe was lost, for want of a shoe... a young man's life is almost lost, which is exactly what this film is all about: a man barely twenty who wants desperately to pull ... See full summary »

Director: Hanif Kureishi | Stars: Justin Chadwick, Steven Mackintosh, Fiona Shaw, Brad Dourif

Votes: 471 | Gross: $0.17M

84. Care (2000 TV Movie)

105 min | Crime, Drama

7.8
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A troubled boy (Steven Mackintosh) endures physical abuse by the staffers at a children's home.

Director: Antonia Bird | Stars: Steven Mackintosh, Jaye Griffiths, Maria Pride, Charlotte Cornwell

Votes: 225

85. Surgical Spirit (1989–1995)

30 min | Comedy

7.2
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Sheila Sabatini is a brilliant surgeon, but her sharp tongue gets her into trouble with fellow consultant surgeons George Hope-Wynne and Neil Copeland. They think she's a "ghastly woman", ... See full summary »

Stars: Nichola McAuliffe, Duncan Preston, Marji Campi, David Conville

Votes: 79

86. A Dark Adapted Eye (1994– )

95 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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This psychological mystery/thriller, adapted from Ruth Rendell's novel of the same name, depicts a family on the edge. Two sisters, the elder obsessive Vera, and the younger, manipulative ... See full summary »

Stars: Helena Bonham Carter, Celia Imrie, Robin Ellis, Bernice Stegers

Votes: 252

87. Lost Christmas (2011)

89 min | Drama

7.2
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Orphaned the previous Christmas young Goose looks after his demented grandma, selling stolen goods to soft-hearted fence Frank on his Manchester estate. One Christmas Eve Goose meets ... See full summary »

Director: John Hay | Stars: Eddie Izzard, Larry Mills, Jason Flemyng, Geoffrey Palmer

Votes: 882

88. A Life in Suitcases (2005)

120 min | Drama

6.7
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Tulse Luper is swept into the ill-fortuned tides of the 20th century and forced to spend his life in a succession of imprisonments.

Director: Peter Greenaway | Stars: Raymond J. Barry, Noraly Beyer, Stephen Billington, Roberto Citran

Votes: 158

89. Gentlemen Don't Eat Poets (1995)

R | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror

5.5
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Sir Hugo is more interested in reconstructing dinosaur bones than in paying attention to his wife, Lady Harriet. He's not thrilled when daughter Cleo brings home her betrothed, Sidney, who ... See full summary »

Director: John-Paul Davidson | Stars: Alan Bates, Theresa Russell, Sting, Lena Headey

Votes: 501

90. Worst Place to Be a Pilot (2014 TV Mini-Series)

47 min | Documentary

8.7
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This documentary follows young pilots achieving their dream to fly in Indonesia to remote airstrips to supply local tribes with primary needs.

Stars: Heath Brandon, Steven Mackintosh, Dave Burns, Matt Dearden

Votes: 43

91. Nanny (1981–1983)

50 min | Drama

8.3
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Stars: Wendy Craig, John Quayle, Natalie Forbes, Jane Booker

Votes: 52

92. This World (2004– )

Documentary

6.3
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Stars: Simon Reeve, Emeka Onono, Duncan Bannatyne, Darragh MacIntyre

Votes: 26

93. Karaoke (1996 TV Mini-Series)

63 min | Drama

8.3
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Daniel Feeld is a screenwriter with pains in his gut and a new screenplay called "Karaoke", about a girl named Sandra who works in a seedy Karaoke bar and is murdered by a lowlife named ... See full summary »

Stars: Albert Finney, Roy Hudd, Richard E. Grant, Keeley Hawes

Votes: 438

94. Mo (2010 TV Movie)

101 min | Biography, Drama

7.8
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A revealing biopic about politician Mo Mowlam.

Director: Philip Martin | Stars: Julie Walters, Emma Cambridge, David Haig, Lucy Boynton

Votes: 250

95. The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole (1987)

Comedy

8.0
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Continuation of the rites of passage comedy drama about spotty teenager Adrian Mole. Set in the early eighties, Adrian's Mum (now played by Lulu) and Dad are back together but while trying ... See full summary »

Stars: Natasha Bell, Su Elliot, Doris Hare, Joseph Howard

Votes: 71

96. The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 2: Vaux to the Sea (2004)

108 min | Adventure, Biography, Comedy

7.3
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Tulse Luper is a 20th century everyman whose collection of 92 suitcases intersects with every person, event and movement in history. Here in the second of a three part story, we find him ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Greenaway | Stars: JJ Feild, Raymond J. Barry, Valentina Cervi, Marcel Iures

Votes: 436

97. An Hour to Save Your Life (2014 TV Mini-Series)

Documentary

8.1
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Star: Steven Mackintosh

Votes: 14

98. McQueen and I (2011 TV Movie)

71 min | Documentary, Biography

7.6
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Profile of British fashion designer Alexander McQueen.

Director: Louise Osmond | Stars: Detmar Blow, Isabella Blow, Naomi Campbell, Tom Ford

Votes: 125

99. The Missing Evidence (2014– )

45 min | Documentary

7.1
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Documentary looking at evidence that supports the most notorious conspiracy theories.

Stars: Steven Mackintosh, Tom Davey, Richard Gage, Guy Gratton

Votes: 21

100. House of America (1997)

Drama

6.1
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Boyo lives with his brother Sid, his sister Gwenny and their elderly mother Marlene in an economically depressed area of South-West Wales. Their father has vanished when they were small ... See full summary »

Director: Marc Evans | Stars: Siân Phillips, Steven Mackintosh, Matthew Rhys, Lisa Palfrey

Votes: 103