Most Popular Titles With Robert Stephens


1. Empire of the Sun (1987)

PG | 153 min | Drama, History, War

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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: 98,616 | Gross: $22.24M

2. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)

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

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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: 7,590

3. Cleopatra (1963)

G | 192 min | Biography, Drama, History

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60 Metascore

Queen Cleopatra of Egypt experiences both triumph and tragedy as she attempts to resist the imperial ambitions of Rome.

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz | Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Rex Harrison, Pamela Brown

Votes: 24,294 | Gross: $57.78M

4. Chaplin (1992)

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

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47 Metascore

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

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

Votes: 46,709 | Gross: $9.49M

5. Romeo and Juliet (1968)

PG | 138 min | Drama, Romance

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When two young members of feuding families meet, forbidden love ensues.

Director: Franco Zeffirelli | Stars: Leonard Whiting, Olivia Hussey, John McEnery, Milo O'Shea

Votes: 25,551 | Gross: $38.90M

6. Minder (1979–1994)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

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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: 1,377

7. Henry V (1989)

PG-13 | 137 min | Action, Biography, Drama

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83 Metascore

In the midst of the Hundred Years War, the young King Henry V of England embarks on the conquest of France in 1415.

Director: Kenneth Branagh | Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Derek Jacobi, Simon Shepherd, James Larkin

Votes: 25,157 | Gross: $10.16M

8. A Taste of Honey (1961)

Not Rated | 101 min | Drama

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A pregnant teenage girl must fend for herself when her mother remarries, leaving the girl with only a new male friend for support.

Director: Tony Richardson | Stars: Rita Tushingham, Dora Bryan, Robert Stephens, Murray Melvin

Votes: 3,687

9. The Duellists (1977)

PG | 100 min | Drama, War

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A small feud between two Napoleonic officers evolves into a decades-long series of duels.

Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Keith Carradine, Harvey Keitel, Albert Finney, Edward Fox

Votes: 16,337

10. Searching for Bobby Fischer (1993)

PG | 109 min | Biography, Drama

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89 Metascore

A prepubescent chess prodigy refuses to harden himself in order to become a champion like the famous but unlikable Bobby Fischer.

Director: Steven Zaillian | Stars: Joe Mantegna, Ben Kingsley, Max Pomeranc, Joan Allen

Votes: 25,636 | Gross: $7.27M

11. War and Peace (1956)

PG | 208 min | Drama, Romance, War

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Napoleon's tumultuous relations with Russia including his disastrous 1812 invasion serve as the backdrop for the tangled personal lives of two aristocratic families.

Director: King Vidor | Stars: Audrey Hepburn, Henry Fonda, Mel Ferrer, Vittorio Gassman

Votes: 7,557 | Gross: $12.50M

12. Holocaust (1978– )

475 min | Drama, Romance, War

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The saga of a Jewish family's struggle to survive the horror of Nazi Germany's systematic marginalization and extermination of their community.

Stars: Joseph Bottoms, Tovah Feldshuh, Rosemary Harris, Tony Haygarth

Votes: 3,738

13. The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990)

R | 125 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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After his mistress runs over a young teen, a Wall Street hotshot sees his life unravel in the spotlight and attracting the interest of a down and out reporter.

Director: Brian De Palma | Stars: Tom Hanks, Bruce Willis, Melanie Griffith, Kim Cattrall

Votes: 19,108 | Gross: $15.69M

14. The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969)

PG | 116 min | Drama, Romance

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A headstrong young teacher in a private school in 1930s Edinburgh ignores the curriculum and influences her impressionable 12 year old charges with her over-romanticized world view.

Director: Ronald Neame | Stars: Maggie Smith, Gordon Jackson, Robert Stephens, Pamela Franklin

Votes: 7,278

15. The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970)

PG-13 | 125 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

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When a bored Holmes eagerly takes the case of Gabrielle Valladon after an attempt on her life, the search for her missing husband leads to Loch Ness and the legendary monster.

Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: Robert Stephens, Christopher Lee, Colin Blakely, Geneviève Page

Votes: 8,521 | Gross: $3.30M

16. War and Remembrance (1988– )

1,620 min | Drama, War

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The trials of the Henry and the Jastrow families amidst the events after the U.S.'s entry into World War II.

Stars: Robert Mitchum, Jane Seymour, Hart Bochner, Victoria Tennant

Votes: 2,059

17. The Shout (1978)

86 min | Horror, Drama

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A traveler by the name of Crossley forces himself upon a musician and his wife in a lonely part of Devon, and uses the aboriginal magic he has learned to displace his host.

Director: Jerzy Skolimowski | Stars: Alan Bates, Susannah York, John Hurt, Robert Stephens

Votes: 2,775

18. Play for Today (1970–1984)

75 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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A British television anthology drama series that aired on BBC1 between 1970 and 1984.

Stars: Alison Steadman, Nigel Hawthorne, Tony Caunter, David Daker

Votes: 176

19. Screen One (1985–2002)

Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.4
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Anthology of unconnected films of different genres.

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

Votes: 64

20. BBC Play of the Month (1965–1983)

120 min | Drama

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Stars: Charles Gray, Eric Porter, Lally Bowers, John Gielgud

Votes: 76

21. Travels with My Aunt (1972)

PG | 108 min | Adventure, Comedy

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At his mother's funeral, stuffy bank clerk Henry Pulling meets his Aunt Augusta, an elderly eccentric with more-than-shady dealings who pulls him along on a whirlwind adventure as she ... See full summary »

Director: George Cukor | Stars: Maggie Smith, Alec McCowen, Louis Gossett Jr., Robert Stephens

Votes: 1,522

22. This Is Your Life (1955–2003)

30 min | Documentary, Biography

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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: 133

23. The Box of Delights (1984– )

30 min | Family, Fantasy

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Based on the classic children's novel by John Masefield, the story follows the exploits of a young boy, Kay Harker, who finds himself drawn into a world of magic and danger when he ... See full summary »

Stars: Devin Stanfield, Robert Stephens, Geoffrey Larder, Jonathan Stephens

Votes: 559

24. The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes (1971– )

50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Adaptations of mystery stories written by Arthur Conan Doyle's contemporary rivals in the genre.

Stars: Clifford Parrish, Peter Barkworth, Peter Vaughan, Douglas Wilmer

Votes: 129

25. The Storyteller: Greek Myths (1990– )

95 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

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A storyteller in a labyrinth tells his dog the stories of Perseus and Medusa, Icarus and Daedalus, Theseus and the Minotaur, and Orpheus and Euridyce.

Stars: Michael Gambon, Brian Henson, David Greenaway, Frances Barber

Votes: 1,126

26. The Asphyx (1972)

PG | 83 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

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English country squire Sir Hugo Cunningham searches for immortality by literally 'bottling up' the Spirit of the Dead, or Asphyx.

Director: Peter Newbrook | Stars: Robert Powell, Robert Stephens, Jane Lapotaire, Alex Scott

Votes: 1,734

27. BBC2 Playhouse (1973–1983)

Drama

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Stars: Ralph Morse, John Bluthal, Gawn Grainger, Denholm Elliott

Votes: 63

28. Fortunes of War (1987)

407 min | Drama, War

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Guy Pringle and his new wife, Harriet, are members of the English community in Bucharest, Rumania on the eve of World War II. The film catalogs and chronicles, after the war begins, the ... See full summary »

Stars: Emma Thompson, Kenneth Branagh, Charles Kay, Mark Drewry

Votes: 562

29. Armchair Theatre (1956–1974)

60 min | Drama

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"Armchair Theatre" is a British television drama anthology series of single plays that ran on the ITV network from 1956 to 1974. It was originally produced by Associated British Corporation, and later by Thames Television from mid-1968.

Stars: Harry H. Corbett, Billie Whitelaw, Neil McCallum, Paul Whitsun-Jones

Votes: 90

30. QB VII (1974– )

390 min | Drama, Mystery

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A physician sues a novelist for publishing statements implicating the doctor in Nazi war crimes.

Stars: Ben Gazzara, Anthony Hopkins, Leslie Caron, Dan O'Herlihy

Votes: 524

31. ITV Play of the Week (1955–1974)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

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An anthology series from the United Kingdom, from 1955 to 1974, producing about five hundred ninety-minute episodes from Granada Television.

Stars: Alfred Burke, Derek Francis, Laurence Hardy, Peter Wyngarde

Votes: 40

32. Omnibus (1967–2003)

Not Rated | Documentary, Biography, Music

8.0
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Arts documentary series with concerts and experimental dramatizations.

Stars: Humphrey Burton, David Collings, Kirsty Wark, Stephen Fry

Votes: 118

33. Lorna Doone (1990 TV Movie)

PG | 87 min | Drama, Romance

5.9
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John Ridd was just a boy when the villainous Carver Doone callously murdered his father. Now a young man, John has two driving passions: his thirst for revenge against the outlaw Doones, ... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Grieve | Stars: Michael MacKenzie, Andrew Ferguson, Sean Bean, Claire Madden

Votes: 249

34. Afraid of the Dark (1991)

R | 91 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

5.8
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A little boy, obsessed with blindness and violence, slowly gets trapped in his own delusions.

Director: Mark Peploe | Stars: James Fox, Fanny Ardant, Paul McGann, Clare Holman

Votes: 953

35. Morgan! (1966)

97 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.0
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After his wife leaves him for his former best friend, a failed London artist begins his descent into madness in trying to win her back.

Director: Karel Reisz | Stars: David Warner, Vanessa Redgrave, Robert Stephens, Irene Handl

Votes: 1,373

36. Wings of Fame (1990)

R | 116 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.1
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A famous movie actor (Peter O'Toole) claims that he has written a book. As result, a real author, not a very well known writer, vengenfully kills him but then dies as a result of an ... See full summary »

Director: Otakar Votocek | Stars: Peter O'Toole, Colin Firth, Marie Trintignant, Andréa Ferréol

Votes: 636

37. The Pope Must Diet (1991)

R | 97 min | Comedy

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A less-than-qualified and far-from-perfect priest is mistakenly named the new pope. As the pontiff, he must deal with Vatican corruption, the Mob and the reappearance of his old lover.

Director: Peter Richardson | Stars: Robbie Coltrane, Alex Rocco, Adrian Edmondson, Paul Bartel

Votes: 1,329 | Gross: $0.58M

38. ITV Playhouse (1967– )

Comedy, Drama

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Stars: Michael Bryant, William Simons, Katherine Barker, Geoffrey Palmer

Votes: 34

39. ITV Television Playhouse (1955–1967)

60 min | Drama

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Stars: Campbell Singer, Thomas Heathcote, Dinsdale Landen, Miriam Karlin

Votes: 24

40. High Season (1987)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Romance

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On the isle of Rhodes, Katherine, an expatriate English photographer, lives with her daughter. A young local wants to encourage tourism, so he commissions a sculpture of the Unknown Tourist... See full summary »

Director: Clare Peploe | Stars: Jacqueline Bisset, James Fox, Irene Papas, Sebastian Shaw

Votes: 305 | Gross: $1.13M

41. Softly Softly: Task Force (1969– )

50 min | Crime, Drama

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1970s BBC police drama with experienced cop DCS Charlie Barlow. and DS John Watt who lead a task force charged with tackling the toughest chases Thamesford has to offer.

Stars: Frank Windsor, Norman Bowler, David Lloyd Meredith, Terence Rigby

Votes: 32

42. Century (1993)

R | 112 min | Drama, Romance

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Paul Reisner, a young doctor, becomes a researcher in a prestigious medical institute. He feels he has a chance to be part of a movement of unending progress in science and civilization. ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Poliakoff | Stars: Charles Dance, Clive Owen, Miranda Richardson, Robert Stephens

Votes: 263

43. By the Sword Divided (1983– )

50 min | Drama, History, War

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Story of the English Civil War as seen through the eyes of two families; the Laceys, loyal to King Charles I, and the Fletchers, loyal to Oliver Cromwell.

Stars: Sharon Maughan, Andrew MacLachlan, Lucy Aston, Tim Bentinck

Votes: 172

44. Dandelion Dead (1994– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Drama based on the true story of a solicitor who in 1922 found himself at the center of one of Britain's most notorious murder trials.

Stars: Michael Kitchen, Sarah Miles, David Thewlis, Lesley Sharp

Votes: 199

45. Pirates of Tortuga (1961)

Not Rated | 97 min | Adventure

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An English captain and his crew are dispatched to the Spanish-controlled island of Tortuga, where famed privateer Henry Morgan has defected from his support of the English Empire and is ... See full summary »

Director: Robert D. Webb | Stars: Ken Scott, Letícia Román, Dave King, John Richardson

Votes: 179

46. Gangsters (1976–1978)

50 min | Crime, Drama

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Hard-hitting drama in which Maurice Colbourne plays John Kline, a former SAS operative and convicted criminal who is released from prison and recruited to act as an undercover agent within Birmingham's underworld.

Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Ahmed Khalil, Elizabeth Cassidy, Alibe Parsons

Votes: 67

47. 30 Door Key (1991)

90 min | Drama

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A young writer in 1939 Warsaw faces the conflict of acting his age or relapsing into childhood during the brink of World War II.

Director: Jerzy Skolimowski | Stars: Iain Glen, Robert Stephens, Crispin Glover, Judith Godrèche

Votes: 241

48. Circle of Deception (1960)

Approved | 100 min | Drama, Romance, War

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Unbeknownst to him, a soldier is sent on a doomed mission because of the high likelihood of him divulging secrets if captured and tortured.

Director: Jack Lee | Stars: Suzy Parker, Bradford Dillman, Harry Andrews, Robert Stephens

Votes: 164

49. The Winter's Tale (1981 TV Movie)

173 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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King Leontes of Bohemia suspects his wife, Hermione, and his friend, Polixenes, of betraying him. When he forces Polixenes to flee for his life, Leontes sets in motion a chain of events ... See full summary »

Director: Jane Howell | Stars: John Welsh, David Burke, Robert Stephens, Jeremy Kemp

Votes: 96

50. The Small World of Sammy Lee (1963)

107 min | Drama

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The compère of a seedy strip club struggles to keep one step ahead of the bookies to whom he owes money.

Director: Ken Hughes | Stars: Anthony Newley, Julia Foster, Robert Stephens, Wilfrid Brambell

Votes: 182

51. Comrades (1986)

183 min | Drama, History

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The story of "The Tolpuddle Martyrs". A group of 19th century English farm labourers who formed one of the first trade unions and started a campaign to receive fair wages.

Director: Bill Douglas | Stars: Keith Allen, Dave Atkins, Stephen Bateman, Katy Behean

Votes: 585

52. Theatre 625 (1964–1968)

90 min | Drama

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Stars: Michael Bryant, Judi Dench, Maurice Denham, Margery Mason

Votes: 22

53. England, My England (1995)

153 min | Biography, Drama, History

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In 1960s, a British playwright attempts to reconstruct the life of real life 17th century English composer Henry Purcell even though little is known about him. Purcell's life is reenacted and his music performed.

Director: Tony Palmer | Stars: Simon Callow, Michael Ball, Rebecca Front, Lucy Speed

Votes: 136

54. Luther (1974)

PG | 110 min | Biography, Drama

6.8
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A man's views cause a rift between peasants and the church.

Director: Guy Green | Stars: Stacy Keach, Patrick Magee, Hugh Griffith, Robert Stephens

Votes: 258

55. The Children (1990)

115 min | Drama

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Rose Sellars (Kim Novak) is a middle-aged woman who falls in love with a widower (Ben Kingsley). However, his children believe that their father is too old to start a new relationship.

Director: Tony Palmer | Stars: Ben Kingsley, Kim Novak, Siri Neal, Geraldine Chaplin

Votes: 72

56. American Roulette (1988)

R | 102 min | Thriller

4.5
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Carlos Quintas, the democratically-elected president of an unnamed South American country, has been deposed by a military coup. He is in London, the head of a government in exile, rallying ... See full summary »

Director: Maurice Hatton | Stars: Andy Garcia, Kitty Aldridge, Guy Bertrand, Ricardo Sibelo

Votes: 150

57. Birth of a Nation (1983 TV Movie)

79 min | Drama

7.2
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A new teacher at a highly problematic comprehensive school feels that corporal punishment may just be inflaming the problems, and so begins to campaign against it.

Director: Mike Newell | Stars: Jim Broadbent, Robert Stephens, Bruce Myers, Richard Butler

Votes: 37

58. The Fruit Machine (1988)

R | 103 min | Drama

6.5
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Two gay teenagers go on the run after witnessing a murder.

Director: Philip Saville | Stars: Emile Charles, Tony Forsyth, Robert Stephens, Clare Higgins

Votes: 377

59. The Games of Countess Dolingen (1981)

114 min | Drama

6.2
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This complex and puzzling French drama walks the fine wavering line between the fictional and the very real as it tells the tale of a strangely erotic event in the life of a little girl and... See full summary »

Director: Catherine Binet | Stars: Michael Lonsdale, Carol Kane, Katia Wastchenko, Marina Vlady

Votes: 67

60. Stolen (1990– )

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Stars: Cheryl Prime, Art Malik, Mary Maddox, Dean Ashraf

Votes: 10

61. Lady Killers (1980–1981)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
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British drama about famous murder cases involving women.

Stars: Robert Morley, Andrew Johns, Charles Kay, Lewis Fiander

Votes: 26

62. The DuPont Show of the Month (1957–1961)

90 min | Comedy, Drama, History

7.2
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The award winning bing play of Mary Chase came to television in. 1958. It tells the story of Elwood P. Dowd, (Art Carney) a personable chap who drinks a little, and befriends a "pookah", a ... See full summary »

Stars: Tim O'Connor, James Valentine, Hurd Hatfield, Max Adrian

Votes: 30

63. The Queen's Guards (1961)

110 min | Drama

6.8
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Grenadier Guards Captain John Fellowes prepares for the Trooping the Colour ceremony and reminisces about his years at Sandhurst Military Academy as well as his family's dramatic life.

Director: Michael Powell | Stars: Daniel Massey, Raymond Massey, Robert Stephens, Jack Watson

Votes: 71

64. Lisa (1962)

112 min | Drama, History, Romance

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At the end of WW2, a compassionate Dutch policeman helps smuggle a Jewish woman into British Palestine.

Director: Philip Dunne | Stars: Stephen Boyd, Dolores Hart, Leo McKern, Hugh Griffith

Votes: 302

65. The Voyage of Charles Darwin (1978– )

60 min

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Stars: Malcolm Stoddard, Andrew Burt, David Ashton, Peter Settelen

Votes: 87

66. The Secret Rapture (1993)

R | 97 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

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Katherine is a basically miserable and mentally unstable woman who is married to even-aged Isobel's father, who is the only one willing to give Katherine the unconditional love that she ... See full summary »

Director: Howard Davies | Stars: Juliet Stevenson, Joanne Whalley, Penelope Wilton, Neil Pearson

Votes: 92

67. BBC Sunday-Night Play (1960–1963)

60 min | Drama

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Stars: Brian Rix, Joby Blanshard, Cyril Luckham, John Bennett

Votes: 42

68. Testimony (1987)

Not Rated | 157 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.1
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The story of the great Soviet composer Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975) and his life and career during the rule of Stalin.

Director: Tony Palmer | Stars: Ben Kingsley, Sherry Baines, Magdalen Asquith, Mark Asquith

Votes: 208

69. 99-1 (1994– )

Crime, Drama

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Stars: Leslie Grantham, Adie Allen, Niall Buggy, Frances Tomelty

Votes: 91

70. One Fine Day (1979 TV Movie)

95 min

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George Phillips, a middle-aged Londoner, works as an estate agent for the firm of Frobisher, Rendell and Ross. His home life is soured by clashes with his wife over whether their teenage ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Frears | Stars: Dave Allen, Robert Stephens, Dominic Guard, Barbara Leigh-Hunt

Votes: 17

71. Channing (1963–1964)

60 min | Drama

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The series depicted life at fictitious Channing College.

Stars: Henry Jones, Jason Evers, Tyler McVey, Ed Nelson

Votes: 28

72. Much Ado About Nothing (1967 TV Movie)

125 min | Comedy, Romance

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Young lovers Hero and Claudio, soon to wed, conspire to get verbal sparring partners and confirmed singles Benedick and Beatrice to wed as well.

Director: Alan Cooke | Stars: Alan Adams, Chloe Ashcroft, David Belcher, Michael Byrne

Votes: 30

73. Without Walls (1990– )

30 min | Documentary, Biography

5.1
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Stars: Stuart Hall, Rory Bremner, Camille Paglia, Tony Blackburn

Votes: 11

74. Unnatural Causes (1986– )

52 min | Drama, Thriller

7.0
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Series of seven psychological dramas concerning death by unnatural causes.

Stars: Alfred Burke, Prunella Scales, Brian Cox, Bryan Pringle

Votes: 8

75. The Search for Alexander the Great (1981– )

Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.9
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Friends, contemporaries and even enemies of Alexander the Great gather to tell his tale through their eyes.

Stars: James Mason, Jane Lapotaire, Robert Stephens, Julian Glover

Votes: 37

76. Lunch Hour (1963)

64 min | Comedy

6.8
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A young designer and a married executive may be about to start an affair. A series of lunch hours play out the relationship.

Director: James Hill | Stars: Shirley Anne Field, Robert Stephens, Kay Walsh, Hazel Hughes

Votes: 98

77. Blind Justice (1988– )

90 min | Drama

7.6
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Stars: Jack Shepherd, Julian Wadham, Caroline Hutchison, Eamonn Walker

Votes: 16

78. Puccini (1984 TV Movie)

113 min | Biography, Drama

5.9
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In Torre del Lago, by Lake Massaciuccoli, Puccini is writing "The Girl of the Golden West" when his wife Elvira accuses him of a dalliance with their maid, Doria Manfredi, a young women ... See full summary »

Director: Tony Palmer | Stars: Robert Stephens, Virginia McKenna, Judith Howarth, Robert Urquhart

Votes: 16

79. The Year of the French (1982– )

Drama

8.0
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In 1798 a small force of French troops sail to Ireland to support the local rebels against the British forces under Lord Cornwallis

Stars: Jean-Claude Drouot, Keith Buckley, François Perrot, Gilles Ségal

Votes: 21

80. The Vampyr: A Soap Opera (1992 TV Movie)

Drama, Fantasy, Horror

7.8
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In 1793 London, vampire Ripley [Omar Ebrahim] is chased through a maze of abandoned waterfront warehouses. He falls through a broken floor and lies dormant in the city's icy catacombs until... See full synopsis »

Directors: Nigel Finch, Robert Chevara | Stars: Omar Ebrahim, Philip Salmon, Winston, China Gordon

Votes: 29

81. A Question of Guilt (1980– )

30 min | Drama

8.0
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Stars: Joss Ackland, Diana Beevers, Marianne Borgo, Prue Clarke

Votes: 5

82. First Night (1963–1964)

Drama

8.3
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Stars: Madge Ryan, Anthony Bate, James Maxwell, Michael Caine

Votes: 35

83. Ada dans la jungle (1988)

90 min | Comedy

4.1
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A dying man Lord Gordon asks his niece Ada to find his son in Africa whom he left many years ago.

Director: Gérard Zingg | Stars: Richard Bohringer, Victoria Abril, Isaach De Bankolé, Bernard Blier

Votes: 17

84. Ten Days That Shook the World (1967 TV Movie)

77 min | Documentary, History

7.7
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The story of the Russian Revolution.

Stars: Robert Stephens, Barbara Jefford, Hugh Burden, Janet Suzman

Votes: 31

85. Hell's Bells (1986– )

30 min | Comedy

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The Dean of Norchester Cathedral, is a very traditional clergyman, and he is horrified when his new Bishop turns out to be a socialist with very modern ideas about Christianity.

Stars: Derek Nimmo, Penelope Horner, Susan Jameson, Milton Johns

86. La nuit, tous les chats sont gris (1977)

104 min | Drama, Comedy, Fantasy

5.8
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Playwright Charles Watson entertains his niece Lily by telling her about the adventures of Philibert.Both these people have something to do with Philibert.

Director: Gérard Zingg | Stars: Gérard Depardieu, Robert Stephens, Laura Betti, Charlotte Crow

Votes: 26

87. Acting in the Sixties (1967– )

Documentary

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Stars: Clive Goodwin, Ronald Bryden, Kenneth Tynan, Peter Black

88. Billy Wilder (1970 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 50 min | Documentary

8.2
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A documentary about the making of Billy Wilder's "The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes".

Director: Peter Gehrig | Stars: Billy Wilder, I.A.L. Diamond, Robert Stephens, Clive Revill

Votes: 17

89. Lizzie's Pictures (1987– )

90 min

7.4
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Stars: Lisa Harrow, Robert Stephens, Sheila Ruskin, Philip Jackson

Votes: 5

90. Celebrity Playhouse (1981– )

90 min | Drama

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Stars: Eileen Atkins, Celia Johnson, Twiggy, Georgina Hale

91. Vienna 1900 (1973– )

50 min

8.0
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Stars: Robert Stephens, Neville Phillips, Christopher Gable, Ron Daniels

Votes: 13

92. Anyone for Denis? (1982 TV Movie)

90 min | Comedy

6.8
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Satirical play dealing with the domestic affairs of Britain's Prime Minister and her husband.

Director: Dick Clement | Stars: John Wells, Angela Thorne, John Cater, Nicky Henson

Votes: 9

93. Eustace and Hilda (1977– )

8.0
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Set in 1907, Part 1, The Shrimp and the Anemone, is a study of two youngsters whose fortunes change after their meeting with the formidable old invalid, Miss Fothergill.

Stars: Dorothy Alison, Gerry Cowper, Susan Fleetwood, Anne Kristen

Votes: 7

94. Neues aus der Welt des Films (1965–1975)

30 min | News

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Stars: Martin Büttner, Harald Reinl, Peter Fonda, Ursula Fiedler

95. Nom-de-Plume (1956– )

30 min | Drama

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A series of short plays in which the real name of the main character is not revealed until near the end.

Stars: Nicholas Amer, Michael Balfour, Arthur Lawrence, Andreas Malandrinos

96. Late Night Drama (1974– )

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Stars: Bernard Hepton, Ray Davies, Nicol Williamson, John Boxer

97. Suez 1956 (1979 TV Movie)

180 min | Drama

8.0
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In 1956, the British Prime Minister Anthony Eden grapples with the Suez Crisis, which brought an end of his political career.

Director: Michael Darlow | Stars: Michael Gough, Robert Stephens, Richard Vernon, Wensley Pithey

Votes: 5

98. Ill Fares the Land (1983)

7.8
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Director: Bill Bryden | Stars: Ron Donachie, James Ellis, Roy Hanlon, Morag Hood

Votes: 10

99. The Double Dealer (1980 TV Movie)

125 min | Drama

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Director: Peter Wood | Stars: Robert Stephens, Dorothy Tutin, Michael Bryant, Sara Kestelman

100. The 24th Annual Tony Awards (1970 TV Special)

9.4
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Director: Clark Jones | Stars: Julie Andrews, Rene Auberjonois, Lauren Bacall, Clive Barnes

Votes: 78