Most Voted Titles With Dick Clement


1. The Bank Job (2008)

R | 111 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.3
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69 Metascore

Martine offers Terry a lead on a foolproof bank hit on London's Baker Street. She targets a roomful of safe deposit boxes worth millions in cash and jewelry. But Terry and his crew don't realize the boxes also contain a treasure trove of dirty secrets - secrets that will thrust them into a deadly web of corruption and illicit scandal.

Director: Roger Donaldson | Stars: Jason Statham, Saffron Burrows, Stephen Campbell Moore, Daniel Mays

Votes: 157,870 | Gross: $30.03M

2. Across the Universe (2007)

PG-13 | 133 min | Drama, Fantasy, Musical

7.4
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56 Metascore

The music of the Beatles and the Vietnam War form the backdrop for the romance between an upper-class American girl and a poor Liverpudlian artist.

Director: Julie Taymor | Stars: Evan Rachel Wood, Jim Sturgess, Joe Anderson, Dana Fuchs

Votes: 95,842 | Gross: $24.34M

3. Flushed Away (2006)

PG | 85 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.6
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74 Metascore

The story of an uptown rat that gets flushed down the toilet from his penthouse apartment, ending in the sewers of London, where he has to learn a whole new and different way of life.

Directors: David Bowers, Sam Fell | Stars: Hugh Jackman, Kate Winslet, Ian McKellen, Jean Reno

Votes: 91,201 | Gross: $64.46M

4. Goal! The Dream Begins (2005)

PG-13 | 118 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

6.7
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53 Metascore

The extremely talented Santiago Munez is given a chance at professional football, after being spotted by a scout who has ties with Newcastle United.

Director: Danny Cannon | Stars: Kuno Becker, Alessandro Nivola, Anna Friel, Leonardo Guerra

Votes: 53,465 | Gross: $4.28M

5. Never Say Never Again (1983)

PG | 134 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

6.2
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68 Metascore

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

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

Votes: 51,293 | Gross: $55.50M

6. The Commitments (1991)

R | 118 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.6
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When Jimmy Rabbitte wants to start a band, he has open auditions at his house.

Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Robert Arkins, Michael Aherne, Angeline Ball, Maria Doyle Kennedy

Votes: 27,490 | Gross: $14.92M

7. Excess Baggage (1997)

PG-13 | 101 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.3
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34 Metascore

Emily has always been the rich brat who tries to pull every imaginable stunt to get attention. But one day, as she fakes her own kidnapping and locks herself in the trunk of a car, a thief ... See full summary »

Director: Marco Brambilla | Stars: Alicia Silverstone, Benicio Del Toro, Christopher Walken, Jack Thompson

Votes: 11,336 | Gross: $14.33M

8. Vice Versa (1988)

PG | 98 min | Comedy, Fantasy

5.7
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During an argument, a divorced executive and his 11 year old son casually touch a magical Tibetan skull, releasing a mysterious power that transfers the father's mind to the body of the son and vice versa. Their problems have just begun.

Director: Brian Gilbert | Stars: Judge Reinhold, Fred Savage, Corinne Bohrer, Swoosie Kurtz

Votes: 7,591 | Gross: $13.66M

9. Still Crazy (1998)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.1
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"Strange Fruit" had everything that makes a legendary rockband: Money, Fame, Success, Groupies, a Singer who died of drugs and even a divine ending, when lightning struck the stage during ... See full summary »

Director: Brian Gibson | Stars: Stephen Rea, Billy Connolly, Jimmy Nail, Timothy Spall

Votes: 6,667 | Gross: $0.48M

10. Killing Bono (2011)

R | 114 min | Comedy, Music

6.4
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46 Metascore

Two brothers attempt to become global rock stars but can only look on as old school friends U2 become the biggest band in the world.

Director: Nick Hamm | Stars: Ben Barnes, Robert Sheehan, Krysten Ritter, Ralph Brown

Votes: 5,372

11. Archangel (2005 TV Movie)

133 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.5
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A British college professor working in Russia investigates certain mysteries surrounding the life and death of Joseph Stalin.

Director: Jon Jones | Stars: Daniel Craig, Yekaterina Rednikova, Gabriel Macht, Lev Prygunov

Votes: 4,198

12. Porridge (1974–1977)

TV-14 | 45 min | Comedy, Crime

8.3
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The prison life of Fletcher, a criminal serving a five-year sentence, as he strives to bide his time, keep his record clean, and refuses to be ground down by the prison system.

Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Richard Beckinsale

Votes: 3,960

13. Lovejoy (1986–1994)

50 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.9
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Lovejoy is an irresistible rogue with a keen eye for antiques. The part-time detective scours the murky salerooms, auction halls and stately homes of Britain, always on the lookout for a find.

Stars: Ian McShane, Dudley Sutton, Chris Jury, Phyllis Logan

Votes: 2,166

14. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

8.6
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The adventures of a gang of British workmen abroad. Combines black and white humour with moments of drama, poignancy and drunkenness. In series 1, the lads head to Germany seeking work, and... See full summary »

Stars: Timothy Spall, Jimmy Nail, Tim Healy, Kevin Whately

Votes: 2,109

15. Doing Time (1979)

93 min | Comedy, Crime

7.2
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This prison comedy is based on the popular British television series of the same name. Long time Slade prison inmate Fletcher is ordered by Grouty to arrange a football match between the ... See full summary »

Director: Dick Clement | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Richard Beckinsale, Fulton Mackay, Brian Wilde

Votes: 2,042

16. The Two Ronnies (1971–1987)

Comedy

7.9
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Long running BBC comedy show consisting of sketches and humourous musical routines involving the large Ronnie Barker and the small Ronnie Corbett. Most sketches involved both men, but ... See full summary »

Stars: Ronnie Barker, Ronnie Corbett, The Fred Tomlinson Singers, John Owens

Votes: 1,966

17. Water (1985)

PG-13 | 115 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.2
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A British diplomat to a West Indian island nation finds his idyllic existence thrown into chaos when a large American drilling company finds a huge source of natural mineral water there.

Director: Dick Clement | Stars: Michael Caine, Valerie Perrine, Brenda Vaccaro, Leonard Rossiter

Votes: 1,921 | Gross: $1.30M

18. Spies of Warsaw (2013– )

120 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.8
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A military attaché at the French embassy is drawn into a world of abduction, betrayal and intrigue in the diplomatic salons and back alleys of Warsaw.

Stars: David Tennant, Janet Montgomery, Marcin Dorocinski, Miroslaw Zbrojewicz

Votes: 1,721

19. Hannibal Brooks (1969)

PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy, Adventure, War

7.1
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A prisoner of war working at a zoo gets the chance to escape from the Germans, so he does and he takes with him the elephant that he's been caring for. Together they head for the Swiss border and freedom.

Director: Michael Winner | Stars: Oliver Reed, John Alderton, Michael J. Pollard, Wolfgang Preiss

Votes: 1,068

20. Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads? (1973–1974)

30 min | Comedy

7.7
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Terry and Bob from The Likely Lads (1964) continue their life after Terry arrives home from serving in the Army to discover that Bob is about to marry his girlfriend Thelma. Can Thelma lead... See full summary »

Stars: James Bolam, Rodney Bewes, Brigit Forsyth, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 863

21. The Prisoner of Zenda (1979)

PG | 108 min | Adventure, Comedy

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

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

Votes: 854

22. The Likely Lads (1976)

90 min | Comedy

6.7
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Terry is divorced from his German wife and has a Finnish girlfriend Christina. At Thelma's suggestion they join her and Bob on a caravan holiday but due to a mishap the men get separated ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Tuchner | Stars: Rodney Bewes, James Bolam, Brigit Forsyth, Mary Tamm

Votes: 822

23. Villain (1971)

R | 98 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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Murderous, sadistic London gang leader Vic Dakin, a mother-obsessed homosexual modeled on real-life gangster Ronnie Kray, is worried about potential stool pigeons that may bring down his ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Tuchner | Stars: Richard Burton, Ian McShane, Nigel Davenport, Donald Sinden

Votes: 791

24. Going Straight (1978– )

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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Following his release from Slade prison, Fletcher tries to stick to the straight and narrow, but it isn't easy!

Stars: Ronnie Barker, Patricia Brake, Richard Beckinsale, Nicholas Lyndhurst

Votes: 735

25. The Jokers (1967)

94 min | Comedy, Crime

7.5
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The Tremayne bothers decide to steal the Crown Jewels from the Tower of London - not for criminal purposes, but to make themselves famous.

Director: Michael Winner | Stars: Michael Crawford, Oliver Reed, Harry Andrews, James Donald

Votes: 646

26. Bullshot Crummond (1983)

PG | 85 min | Action, Comedy

6.4
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The dashing Captain Hugh "Bullshot" Crummond - WWI ace fighter pilot, Olympic athlete, racing driver, part-time sleuth and all round spiffing chap - must save the world from the dastardly ... See full summary »

Director: Dick Clement | Stars: Alan Shearman, Diz White, Ronald E. House, Frances Tomelty

Votes: 550

27. The Likely Lads (1964–1966)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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The adventures of two "likely lads" ostensibly set in the North East of England (but filmed in Willesden Junction, London). Terry and Bob have been friends since childhood. Bob is the ... See full summary »

Stars: James Bolam, Rodney Bewes, Don McKillop, Bartlett Mullins

Votes: 544

28. Honest (2000)

R | 110 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

4.0
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The film is an edgy black comedy set in swinging London in the late 60s. The All Saints girls play three street wise sisters who head 'up West' to rob and generally cause trouble.

Director: David A. Stewart | Stars: Nicole Appleton, Natalie Appleton, Melanie Blatt, Derek Deadman

Votes: 540

29. Tracey Takes On... (1996–1999)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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Tracey Ullman takes on a different topic in each episode, giving different characters opinions on such things as vanity, royalty and law.

Stars: Tracey Ullman, Alastair Duncan, Julie Kavner, Danny Woodburn

Votes: 398

30. Film '72 (1971– )

30 min | Talk-Show

7.7
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The BBC's flagship cinema review television programme featuring reviews of new releases, news items and interviews. The title of the programme changes each year to incorporate the year of broadcast.

Stars: Barry Norman, Danny Leigh, Claudia Winkleman, Jonathan Ross

Votes: 385

31. Otley (1969)

M | 91 min | Comedy

6.2
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Gerald Otley, a petty thief and garbage rummager, wakes up one morning, after a drunken night on the town, and finds that he is wanted by the police for murder. And that is only the ... See full summary »

Director: Dick Clement | Stars: Tom Courtenay, Romy Schneider, Alan Badel, James Villiers

Votes: 264

32. Porridge (2016 TV Movie)

30 min | Comedy

6.0
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Sequel to the classic sitcom set 40 years on from the original series. Nigel Norman Fletcher, grandson of Norman Stanley Fletcher, is sentenced to 5 years in prison for cyber-crimes and gets into more trouble once inside.

Director: Dominic Brigstocke | Stars: Kevin Bishop, Dave Hill, Mark Bonnar, Dominic Coleman

Votes: 236

33. Breakfast (2000– )

180 min | Family, News, Talk-Show

5.7
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BBC One's flagship morning news programme covering current affairs, business, sports, plus guest interviews and weather reports.

Stars: Bill Turnbull, Carol Kirkwood, Charlie Stayt, Sian Williams

Votes: 233

34. Catch Me a Spy (1971)

94 min | Comedy

5.2
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Andrej (Kirk Douglas), a smuggler of microfilmed Russian manuscripts, uses the luggage of unsuspecting travelers to transport the contraband out of the country.

Director: Dick Clement | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Marlène Jobert, Trevor Howard, Tom Courtenay

Votes: 209

35. Mumbai Calling (2007– )

22 min | Comedy

7.0
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Kenny, a British-born Indian, is transferred to Mumbai to work in an Indian call center.

Stars: Sanjeev Bhaskar, Nitin Ganatra, Ratnabali Bhattacharjee, Daisy Beaumont

Votes: 209

36. A Severed Head (1970)

R | 98 min | Comedy

5.8
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The wine taster and merchant Martin Lynch-Gibbon is married with the shallow and spoiled Antonia Lynch-Gibbon and loves his mistress Georgie Hands. Antonia is under therapy with Martin's ... See full summary »

Director: Dick Clement | Stars: Lee Remick, Richard Attenborough, Ian Holm, Claire Bloom

Votes: 172

37. The Rotters' Club (2005– )

172 min | Drama

7.8
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Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais' adaptation of the novel by Jonathan Coe about three friends growing up in Birmingham in the 1970s.

Stars: Geoffrey Breton, Kevin Doyle, Rebecca Front, Alice O'Connell

Votes: 172

38. Not Only... But Also (1965–1970)

45 min | Comedy

8.6
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Not Only...But Also, most famously showcased Peter Cook and Dudley Moore in there so-called 'Dagenham dialogues' in which Pete (a nasal know-all who has utter confidence in his surreal and ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Cook, Dudley Moore, Chris Karan, Peter McGuirk

Votes: 132

39. Omnibus (1967–2003)

Documentary, Biography, Music

8.1
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Arts documentary series with concerts and experimental dramatizations.

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

Votes: 108

40. Shine on Harvey Moon (1982–1995)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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Upon being demobbed RAF serviceman Harvey Moon, played by Kenneth Cranham, returns home and finds his family involved in various troubles. His wife Rita, played by Maggie Steed, is not ... See full summary »

Stars: Elizabeth Spriggs, Maggie Steed, Linda Robson, Lee Whitlock

Votes: 101

41. Spies of Warsaw (2013– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2013)

47 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.0
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Widowed Jean-Francois Mercier is a spy posing as a military atttache in the French embassy in Warsaw in 1937. Leading a double life he may escort League of Nations lawyer Anna Skarbek,... See full summary »

Directors: Coky Giedroyc, Weronika Migon, Kiaran Murray-Smith | Stars: David Tennant, Janet Montgomery, Marcin Dorocinski, Marcin Walewski

Votes: 100

42. Sunset Limousine (1983 TV Movie)

92 min | Comedy

5.5
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Struggling stand-up comic (Alan O'Black) moonlights as a limousine driver and gets mixed up in a client's (Bradley Coleman) shady business deal.

Director: Terry Hughes | Stars: John Ritter, Susan Dey, Paul Reiser, Audrie Neenan

Votes: 79

43. The Dick Emery Show (1963–1981)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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Stars: Dick Emery, Pat Coombs, Victor Maddern, Helen Fraser

Votes: 76

44. Spies of Warsaw (2013– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (2013)

44 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.6
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Mercier escapes his German captors and travels to Czechoslovakia to meet the contact the elderly Rozens - whom he helped to defect - gave him,Professor Julius Halbach. Having being given ... See full summary »

Director: Coky Giedroyc | Stars: David Tennant, Janet Montgomery, Marcin Dorocinski, Gregg Lowe

Votes: 74

45. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)
Episode: If I Were a Carpenter (1983)

51 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Geordies Dennis,Oz and Neville travel to Dusseldorf for brick-laying work,meeting along the way Barry,a motor-bike riding electrician from Wolverhampton. They refuse to give cheeky ... See full summary »

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Kevin Whately, Tim Healy, Jimmy Nail, Gary Holton

Votes: 65

46. Henry IX (2017– )

40 min | Comedy

6.6
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A middle-aged man experiences a mid-life crisis. Unfortunately, this man is King of Great Britain and the Commonwealth.

Stars: Ben Ashenden, Gina Bellman, Annette Crosbie, Charles Edwards

Votes: 62

47. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: New Faces, Old Hands (1974)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy, Crime

8.1
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Like the old lag that he is, Fletch knows how to play the system and takes young, first-timer Godber under his wing when they have to share a cell with the dim-witted Cyril Heslop. Fletch ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Richard Beckinsale

Votes: 61

48. 7 of 1 (1973– )

30 min | Comedy

7.8
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An anthology of one-off episodes starring actor-comedian Ronnie Barker.

Stars: Ronnie Barker, Graham Armitage, Roy Castle, Emrys James

Votes: 60

49. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: The Desperate Hours (1976)

TV-14 | 45 min | Comedy, Crime

8.1
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Fletch and Godber go before the governor for brewing Christmas hooch but the governor has to excuse himself with the runs. His new 'trusty' redband Urwin then pulls a gun, taking ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Richard Beckinsale

Votes: 60

50. Comedy Connections (2003–2008)

40 min | Documentary

7.5
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Series looking at the history of favourite comedy shows.

Stars: Doon Mackichan, Julia Sawalha, John Howard Davies, Gareth Gwenlan

Votes: 59

51. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: No Way Out (1975)

TV-14 | 45 min | Comedy, Crime

8.5
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Christmas Special. Fletcher discovers that his fellow inmates are planning to escape.

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Richard Beckinsale

Votes: 57

52. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: The Hustler (1974)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy, Crime

7.9
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Fletch is caught up in the inmates' mania for gambling and, working on the farm, has lots of eggs to use as stakes. After Fletch loses a bet with fellow con Ives, he is delighted when ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Richard Beckinsale

Votes: 55

53. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: A Night In (1974)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Crime

8.5
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Supposedly as a temporary measure Lennie Godber is moved into Fletch's cell. As a first-timer the prison world is new to him and he misses his girl-friend. Fletch shows a kindly, ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Richard Beckinsale, Paul McDowell, Steve Ismay

Votes: 52

54. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: A Day Out (1974)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy, Crime

8.3
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Fletch and Godber are members of an outside works party digging a sewerage trench in the churchyard. When Ives is stung by a bee, Fletch persuades Barraclough to let him go to the village ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Richard Beckinsale

Votes: 50

55. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: Men Without Women (1974)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy, Crime

8.0
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After prisoner Warren gets a letter from his wife which causes him to doubt her fidelity, Fletch offers welfare services to him and some other prisoners, instructing them on how to write an... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Sam Kelly

Votes: 50

56. Happy Birthday BBC Two (2004 TV Movie)

180 min | Documentary

6.7
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A night celebrating 40 years to the day of BBC Two Television. Interspread with the talking heads, information and clips were "Dead Ringers Birthday Treats", bitesize segments of comedy ... See full summary »

Directors: Jonathan Gershfield, Pati Marr | Stars: Michael Abbensetts, Fiona Allen, Michael Angelis, Michael Appleton

Votes: 49

57. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)
Episode: The Girls They Left Behind (1983)

50 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Oz's wife Marjorie learns of her husband's whereabouts from Dennis's wife and writes to ask for money. Oz,unhappy that she tracked him down,returns the letter as Not Known at This Address. ... See full summary »

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Kevin Whately, Jimmy Nail, Christopher Fairbank, Timothy Spall

Votes: 49

58. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)
Episode: Who Won the War Anyway? (1983)

51 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Neville is about to be sacked for his lying but becomes a hero when he raises the alarm after seeing an unexploded bomb,unearthed by the diggers. He befriends Helmut Fischer,a German ... See full summary »

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Jimmy Nail, Timothy Spall, Tim Healy, Kevin Whately

Votes: 49

59. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: Ways and Means (1974)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy, Crime

7.7
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As a punishment Fletch is sewing fishing nets with McLaren, an aggressive, quick-tempered prisoner. Fletch has a plan to turn them both from zero to hero, after a roof-top protest by ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Ken Jones

Votes: 48

60. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: Happy Release (1975)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy, Crime

8.6
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Fletch is in the prison hospital, where an unpleasant con called Norris, shortly to be released, has won the possessions of an elderly prisoner, Blanco. Fletch hatches a plan involving a ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Richard Beckinsale

Votes: 47

61. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)
Episode: The Return of the Seven: Part 1 (1986)

Comedy, Drama

8.7
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The boys have returned from Germany and gone their separate ways. Dennis has set up his own business, Oz has been to the Falklands and back, Neville is unemployed, Wayne has entered a ... See full summary »

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Christopher Fairbank, Timothy Spall, Gary Holton, Tim Healy

Votes: 47

62. Darkness at High Noon: The Carl Foreman Documents (2002)

120 min | Documentary, Drama

6.8
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Director: Lionel Chetwynd | Stars: Richard Crenna, Camilla Baker, Charles Braverman, Gilbert Cates

Votes: 46

63. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: The Harder They Fall (1975)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Crime

8.3
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When Godber enters the prison boxing tournament, Fletch is under orders from prison 'Daddy', Harry Grout, a con who is more to be feared than the screws, to get him to throw the fight in ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Richard Beckinsale

Votes: 46

64. On the Rocks (1975–1976)

30 min | Comedy

7.8
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Alamesa minimum security prison has four inmates in a friendly rivalry with their guards and warden.

Stars: Rick Hurst, José Pérez, Bobby Sandler, Hal Williams

Votes: 45

65. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: Just Desserts (1975)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy, Crime

8.2
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Fletch's stolen tin of pineapple chunks has gone missing and the unlikely culprit is Mr. Barraclough, who took them home pending the opportunity to return them to the kitchen, only to ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Richard Beckinsale

Votes: 45

66. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: Disturbing the Peace (1975)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Crime

8.2
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Mackay is temporarily away on a promotion course, but Fletch's joy is short-lived when he finds that the replacement is 'Napper' Wainwright, an extremely harsh officer who makes Mackay look... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Richard Beckinsale

Votes: 43

67. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: Heartbreak Hotel (1975)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Crime

7.8
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Godber sends a request to a radio music show to play a record for his fiancee Denise, but it is rejected, probably because it is written on prison notepaper. At visiting time Fletch's ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Richard Beckinsale

Votes: 43

68. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: No Peace for the Wicked (1975)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy, Crime

8.4
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It's Saturday afternoon and Fletch just wants to be left in peace in his cell but there are constant interruptions - Barraclough coming in for a chat, Mackay showing prison visitors around,... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, David Jason

Votes: 43

69. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: Pardon Me (1977)

TV-14 | 31 min | Comedy, Crime

8.2
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Blanco is due to be granted his parole, but when Fletch hears Blanco claim that he was innocent of his wife's murder all along and that her lover killed her, he believes the old man should ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Richard Beckinsale

Votes: 43

70. A Tribute to the Likely Lads (2002 TV Movie)

40 min | Comedy

5.3
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Director: Bob Spiers | Stars: Anthony McPartlin, Declan Donnelly, John Thomson, Jayne Charlton McKensie

Votes: 42

71. Call My Bluff (II) (1965–1988)

30 min | Family, Game-Show

7.3
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Two teams of three alternate between giving and guessing the meanings of obscure English words.

Stars: Robert Robinson, Frank Muir, Patrick Campbell, Arthur Marshall

Votes: 41

72. 7 of 1 (1973– )
Episode: Prisoner and Escort (1973)

Comedy

8.0
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Career criminal Norman Stanley Fletcher is on a train with prison officers MacKay,a martinet,and the kindly Mr. Barraclough,on his way to serve a five year sentence at Slade prison. An ... See full summary »

Director: James Gilbert | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Hamish Roughead

Votes: 41

73. Tracey Takes on New York (1993 TV Movie)

Comedy

8.8
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Director: Don Scardino | Stars: Paul Butler, Nell Campbell, Dan Castellaneta, Maddie Corman

Votes: 40

74. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: A Storm in a Teacup (1977)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy, Crime

7.9
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Oily convict Harris has stolen some pills but he drops them and they land in Fletch's tea. There's big trouble from Grouty if the pills aren't replaced and, though Barraclough can provide ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Richard Beckinsale

Votes: 40

75. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: Poetic Justice (1977)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Crime

8.0
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Fletch and Godber get a new cell-mate and Fletch is shocked to find it is elderly Judge Rawley, the man who handed him his five year sentence, now convicted of corruption. Though ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Richard Beckinsale

Votes: 40

76. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: Final Stretch (1977)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Crime

7.9
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Godber is granted his parole and looks forward to dating Fletch's daughter though Fletch is not so sure. However the parole is jeopardized due to an aggressive convict,Jarvis,who wants to ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Richard Beckinsale

Votes: 39

77. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)
Episode: The Return of the Seven: Part 2 (1986)

Comedy, Drama

9.1
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Dennis returns to Newcastle where he meets up with Oz. Unhappy at not being met at the airport, Ally is even less pleased to find his Jaguar has had a run-in with a skip.

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Timothy Spall, Tim Healy, Kevin Whately, Jimmy Nail

Votes: 39

78. Spies of Warsaw (2013– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (2013)

Action, Adventure, Drama

7.4
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Directors: Coky Giedroyc, Weronika Migon, Kiaran Murray-Smith | Stars: David Tennant, Janet Montgomery, Marcin Dorocinski, Miroslaw Zbrojewicz

Votes: 38

79. Lovejoy (1986–1994)
Episode: Just Desserts (1991)

52 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.2
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After Lovejoy is released from a low security prison after an eight month sentence for theft, he is determined to find out who framed him.

Director: Don Leaver | Stars: Ian McShane, Phyllis Logan, Dudley Sutton, Chris Jury

Votes: 38

80. Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads? (1973–1974)
Episode: No Hiding Place (1973)

Comedy

9.1
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England are playing Bulgaria at football and Flint, whom the lads meet in the hairdressers, bets the pair they cannot get through the day without learning the result. Despite Flint's ... See full summary »

Director: James Gilbert | Stars: James Bolam, Rodney Bewes, Sheila Fearn, Brian Glover

Votes: 38

81. Mark Lawson Talks to... (2003– )

60 min | Talk-Show

8.5
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A series in which arts presenter Mark Lawson has a 60-minute in-depth conversation with a notable figure.

Stars: Mark Lawson, Noel Gallagher, Celia Imrie, Peter Singer

Votes: 36

82. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: Rough Justice (1977)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy, Crime

7.9
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When Rawley's watch is stolen the prime suspect is oily toe-rag Harris and so a kangaroo court is set up, presided over by the judge, with Fletch prosecuting and Warren acting as the ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Richard Beckinsale

Votes: 36

83. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)
Episode: Marjorie Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1986)

51 min | Comedy, Drama

8.9
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In a rare moment of tenderness, Oz makes an attempt to save his marriage and get to know his son. Wayne has marital worries as well, but Dennis seems to be getting on fine with girlfriend Christine.

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Jimmy Nail, Timothy Spall, Gary Holton, Tim Healy

Votes: 35

84. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)
Episode: Quo Vadis, Pet (1986)

51 min | Comedy, Drama

8.6
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Barry finally announces his long-awaited wedding to Hazel is definitely going ahead and Oz secretly embarks on a romance of his own. Needless to say, Ally is concocting another dodgy scheme... See full summary »

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Timothy Spall, Gary Holton, Christopher Fairbank, Pat Roach

Votes: 35

85. Lovejoy (1986–1994)
Episode: The Prague Sun (1992)

90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.8
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Lovejoy's search for diamonds stolen from a priceless religious object takes him and Eric to Prague where dark forces are plotting against them.

Director: Geoffrey Sax | Stars: Ian McShane, Phyllis Logan, Dudley Sutton, Chris Jury

Votes: 35

86. Ronnie Barker: A BAFTA Tribute (2004 TV Movie)

60 min

8.5
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A BAFTA tribute to arguably Britain's most popular television comedy actor.

Director: John L. Spencer | Stars: Ronnie Corbett, Ronnie Barker, Lynda Baron, Richard Briers

Votes: 34

87. Porridge (1974–1977)
Episode: A Test of Character (1977)

TV-14 | 31 min | Comedy, Crime

8.3
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Godber is doing his history O Level exam and Fletch means to help him pass by getting Warren to steal the test paper for him, which he does. However, Godber prefers to pass on his own ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Richard Beckinsale

Votes: 34

88. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)
Episode: Bridging the Gap (2002)

Comedy, Drama

8.5
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Many years have passed since the lads completed the building job in Spain for Ally Fraser when all bar one of them are brought back together in Middlesborough for Oz's wake - but someone ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Seed | Stars: Tim Healy, Kevin Whately, Christopher Fairbank, Timothy Spall

Votes: 34

89. To Russia... With Elton (1979)

42 min | Documentary, Short, Music

7.5
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Footage of a concert given in Moscow, Russia, by rock singer Elton John.

Directors: Dick Clement, Ian La Frenais | Stars: Elton John, Ray Cooper, Curtis Keeble, Lady Keeble

Votes: 33

90. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)
Episode: Another Country (1986)

Comedy, Drama

8.9
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When work at the Manor is stopped because it is a listed building, the hapless brickies decide to go to the local village, where they are treated with suspicion.

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Kevin Whately, Pat Roach, Tim Healy, Gary Holton

Votes: 33

91. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)
Episode: Hasta La Vista (1986)

51 min | Comedy, Drama

8.8
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The lads are impatient to be off to Spain, but just as they reach the departure lounge, things begin to go wrong. Posing as tourists, they find themselves sharing a plane with the Spennymoor and District Senior Citizens Society.

Director: Anthony Garner | Stars: Gary Holton, Christopher Fairbank, Pat Roach, Jimmy Nail

Votes: 33

92. Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads? (1973–1974)
Episode: The Likely Lads: A Special Christmas Edition (1974)

Comedy

8.7
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Terry has passed his driving test and is working as a mini-cab driver. It's Christmas and Bob and Thelma are off to a dance and have Terry as their cab driver. However Bob and Thelma row ... See full summary »

Director: Bernard Thompson | Stars: James Bolam, Rodney Bewes, Brigit Forsyth, Lilian Grassom

Votes: 33

93. Life Beyond the Box: Norman Stanley Fletcher (2003 TV Movie)

50 min | Comedy

7.9
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Spoof documentary on the life of the main protagonist of the television prison comedy "Porridge", Mr. Norman Stanley Fletcher.

Director: Kim Flitcroft | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Patricia Brake, Bill Nighy, Peter Vaughan

Votes: 32

94. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)
Episode: A Law for the Rich (1986)

50 min | Comedy, Drama

8.9
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The lads take a step up in the world when they are asked to convert Thornley Manor into timeshare units. But their arrival in the village sets alarm bells ringing, especially for the local policeman.

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Timothy Spall, Jimmy Nail, Christopher Fairbank, Gary Holton

Votes: 32

95. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)
Episode: An Inspector Calls (2002)

Comedy, Drama

8.5
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Joe's son and his fellow work crew arrive and start work on the construction, but it comes to light that a key part of the shipment never made it to America. Dennis returns to England to ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Seed | Stars: Jimmy Nail, Tim Healy, Kevin Whately, Christopher Fairbank

Votes: 32

96. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)
Episode: Bridge Over Troubled Water (2002)

Comedy, Drama

8.2
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There is a major financial hiccough with the project when the buyer falls through, Barry gets suspicious about his business partner, Neville causes problems when he speaks to a journalist ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Seed | Stars: Christopher Fairbank, Timothy Spall, Pat Roach, Jimmy Nail

Votes: 32

97. Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (1983–2004)
Episode: Scoop (1986)

51 min | Comedy, Drama

8.7
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The lads move their holiday gear into the wrong Spanish villa and decide to go skinny-dipping in the swimming pool - much to the outrage of the real occupants, who arrive unexpectedly.

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: Timothy Spall, Tim Healy, Kevin Whately, Jimmy Nail

Votes: 32

98. Parents of the Band (2008– )

30 min | Comedy

4.9
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Stars: Jimmy Nail, Peter Lossasso, David Barseghian, Franz Drameh

Votes: 31

99. Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads? (1973–1974)
Episode: Strangers on a Train (1973)

Comedy

8.1
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Bob is now engaged to Thelma with plans to move onto a middle class housing estate. On a visit to London, he visits a strip club, as does Terry, just demobbed from the army, though they ... See full summary »

Director: James Gilbert | Stars: James Bolam, Rodney Bewes, Brigit Forsyth, Deirdre Costello

Votes: 31

100. Thick as Thieves (1974– )

30 min | Comedy

7.0
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House burglar George Dobbs returns home from three years in prison to find his best friend has moved into his house with his wife. But loving them both in different ways, he doesn't have the heart to turn either of them out.

Stars: Bob Hoskins, John Thaw, Pat Ashton, Johnny Briggs

Votes: 30