Most Voted Titles With John Glyn-Jones


1. The Avengers (1961–1969)

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

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

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

Votes: 4,697

2. The Persuaders! (1971–1972)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

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

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

Votes: 3,462

3. The Saint (1962–1969)

50 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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

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

Votes: 3,049

4. I'm All Right Jack (1959)

105 min | Comedy

7.3
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A naive aristocrat in search of a career becomes caught up in the struggles between his profit-minded uncle and an aggressive labour union.

Director: John Boulting | Stars: Ian Carmichael, Terry-Thomas, Peter Sellers, Richard Attenborough

Votes: 2,788

5. Emmerdale Farm (1972– )

TV-PG | 30 min | Drama, Romance

4.8
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A soap opera set in a fictional village in the Yorkshire Dales.

Stars: Lucy Pargeter, Mark Charnock, Elizabeth Estensen, Steve Halliwell

Votes: 2,059

6. Two Way Stretch (1960)

78 min | Comedy, Crime

7.0
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Dodger Lane (Peter Sellers) has planned the perfect robbery while in prison. He intends to break out of prison, steal a fortune in diamonds, and break back into prison before anyone notices... See full summary »

Director: Robert Day | Stars: Peter Sellers, David Lodge, Bernard Cribbins, Wilfrid Hyde-White

Votes: 1,428

7. Heavens Above! (1963)

105 min | Comedy

6.8
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A minister is accidentally appointed to a snobbish parish.

Directors: John Boulting, Roy Boulting | Stars: Peter Sellers, Cecil Parker, Isabel Jeans, Ian Carmichael

Votes: 1,046

8. My Partner the Ghost (1969–1971)

Not Rated | 60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

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

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

Votes: 736

9. Danger Man (1960–1962)

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

8.1
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John Drake is a special operative for NATO, specializing in security assignments against any subversive element which threatened world peace. The series featured exotic locales from all ... See full summary »

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

Votes: 709

10. The Long Memory (1953)

Approved | 96 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.0
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Released from prison after 12 years, a wrongfully convicted British man seeks revenge on the witnesses who lied at his trial.

Director: Robert Hamer | Stars: John Mills, John McCallum, Elizabeth Sellars, Eva Bergh

Votes: 690

11. Man in a Cocked Hat (1959)

88 min | Comedy

6.4
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A former British colony in dire need of economic aid tries to play the British against the Soviets in an attempt to secure economic aid from either side in return for political loyalty.

Directors: Roy Boulting, Jeffrey Dell | Stars: Terry-Thomas, Peter Sellers, Luciana Paluzzi, Ian Bannen

Votes: 589

12. Waltz of the Toreadors (1962)

Not Rated | 105 min | Comedy

5.9
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This is the end of a glorious military career: General Leo Fitzjohn retires to his Sussex manor where he will write his memoirs. Unfortunately, his private life is a disaster: a confirmed ... See full summary »

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Peter Sellers, Dany Robin, Margaret Leighton, John Fraser

Votes: 537

13. Dark Places (1973)

PG | 91 min | Horror, Romance, Thriller

5.8
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A scheming couple plot to conceal a hidden cache of stolen money from its rightful owner. The only problem is that the house they plan to hide it in is haunted.

Director: Don Sharp | Stars: Christopher Lee, Joan Collins, Herbert Lom, Jane Birkin

Votes: 408

14. Court Martial (1954)

105 min | Drama

7.0
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A court-martial attempts to find out why, and if, an officer embezzled his unit's funds.

Director: Anthony Asquith | Stars: David Niven, Margaret Leighton, Noelle Middleton, Allan Cuthbertson

Votes: 323

15. Sherlock Holmes (1964–1968)

50 min | Horror, Crime, Drama

7.7
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A series of Sherlock Holmes adaptations, based on the stories of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

Stars: Nigel Stock, Peter Cushing, Douglas Wilmer, Peter Madden

Votes: 320

16. The Pallisers (1974– )

50 min | Drama, Romance

8.3
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Follows the novels of Anthony Trollope. Beginning with the forced Marriage of Susan Hampshire's character, Glencora, the lives of the friends and children of this couple are the subject of ... See full summary »

Stars: Susan Hampshire, Philip Latham, Barbara Murray, Moray Watson

Votes: 316

17. The Heart of the Matter (1953)

Approved | 100 min | Drama

7.1
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An unhappily married British security officer stationed in Sierra Leone during WWII falls in love with a young German woman and starts an affair. He soon starts feeling guilty.

Director: George More O'Ferrall | Stars: Trevor Howard, Elizabeth Allan, Maria Schell, Denholm Elliott

Votes: 273

18. The Proud Valley (1940)

Not Rated | 76 min | Drama, Music

6.7
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In a Welsh coal mining valley, a young man with a beautiful singing voice is called upon to make the ultimate sacrifice when a pit disaster threatens.

Director: Pen Tennyson | Stars: Paul Robeson, Edward Chapman, Simon Lack, Rachel Thomas

Votes: 271

19. Vice Versa (1948)

111 min | Comedy

6.5
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Businessman Paul Bultitude is sending his son Dick to a boarding school. While holding a magic stone from India, he wishes that he could be young again. His wish is immediately fulfilled ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Ustinov | Stars: Roger Livesey, Kay Walsh, Petula Clark, David Hutcheson

Votes: 240

20. Man in the Moon (1960)

98 min | Comedy, Romance

6.2
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Scientists are looking for a man to send up to be the first man on the moon. A man immune to worry, disease and even the common cold. They think they have found him until the impossible happens at Woomera...

Director: Basil Dearden | Stars: Kenneth More, Shirley Anne Field, Norman Bird, Michael Hordern

Votes: 188

21. Play for Today (1970–1984)

75 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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A British television anthology drama series transmitted on BBC1 between 1970 and 1984.

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

Votes: 166

22. Dixon of Dock Green (1955–1976)

45 min | Crime, Drama

6.7
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Stars: Jack Warner, Peter Byrne, Geoffrey Adams, Arthur Rigby

Votes: 145

23. Adam Adamant Lives! (1966–1967)

50 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.0
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Edwardian adventurer Adam Adamant is frozen alive in a block of ice by his arch-nemesis The Face in 1902 ; in 1966 workmen discover him and he is revived, perfectly preserved... but ... See full summary »

Stars: Gerald Harper, Juliet Harmer, Jack May, Peter Ducrow

Votes: 141

24. Smokescreen (1964)

70 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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A fastidious insurance assessor investigates a potential case of insurance fraud in Brighton and uncovers a murder.

Director: Jim O'Connolly | Stars: Peter Vaughan, John Carson, Yvonne Romain, Gerald Flood

Votes: 131

25. The Avengers (1961–1969)
Episode: A Sense of History (1966)

TV-14 | 52 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.4
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Economist James Broom is shot with an arrow by one of a group dressed as Robin Hood whilst on his way to meet a man opposed to his Utopian vision of a new Europe. The trail leads the ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Graham Scott | Stars: Patrick Macnee, Diana Rigg, Nigel Stock, John Barron

Votes: 127

26. Convoy (1940)

78 min | Drama, War

6.6
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A tale of the highs and lows of life protecting the vital convoys between America & England during WWII.

Director: Pen Tennyson | Stars: Clive Brook, John Clements, Edward Chapman, Judy Campbell

Votes: 123

27. The Love Lottery (1954)

89 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

5.4
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Rex Allerton is a top Hollywood star and an idol of the female population. To get away from the pressure of the fans who won't leave him alone, he relocates to a remote Italian village ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Crichton | Stars: David Niven, Peggy Cummins, Anne Vernon, Herbert Lom

Votes: 117

28. The Persuaders! (1971–1972)
Episode: Chain of Events (1971)

52 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.1
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Danny finds himself in a deadly situation when a dying parachutist chains him to an attaché case, containing secret information which the British government are anxious to obtain. Not only ... See full summary »

Director: Peter R. Hunt | Stars: Tony Curtis, Roger Moore, Suzanna Leigh, Peter Vaughan

Votes: 116

29. Go to Blazes (1962)

80 min | Comedy

5.6
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After yet another smash-and-grab goes wrong, a bungling trio of small-time crooks flash an idea of using a fire engine as a getaway vehicle. But they keep being mistaken for genuine firemen and it starts to become a flaming nuisance.

Director: Michael Truman | Stars: Dave King, Robert Morley, Daniel Massey, Dennis Price

Votes: 110

30. The Final Test (1953)

Approved | 84 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport

6.7
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Sam Palmer is a cricket player who is playing the last Test match of his career. His schoolboy son, Reggie, is a budding poet who disappoints Sam by not attending the penultimate day's play... See full summary »

Director: Anthony Asquith | Stars: Jack Warner, Robert Morley, George Relph, Adrianne Allen

Votes: 109

31. Inspector Hornleigh on Holiday (1939)

77 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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It comes as no surprise when Inspector Hornleigh and his assistant, Sergeant Bingham, go to enjoy the winds and rains on their annual seaside vacation, when they run into a "busman's ... See full summary »

Director: Walter Forde | Stars: Gordon Harker, Alastair Sim, Linden Travers, Wally Patch

Votes: 100

32. Gideon C.I.D. (1964– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

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

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

Votes: 99

33. The Third Man (1959–1965)

30 min | Crime, Drama

8.4
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Harry Lime makes money dealing art and solves crime to save his life.

Stars: Michael Rennie, Jonathan Harris, Naomi Chance, Rupert Davies

Votes: 96

34. Value for Money (1955)

90 min | Comedy, Romance

6.0
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A young man from Yorkshire inherits a sizeable legacy from his millionaire father. He decides to try the nightlife of London and meets a young girl performing in a nightclub. She intends to... See full summary »

Director: Ken Annakin | Stars: John Gregson, Diana Dors, Susan Stephen, Derek Farr

Votes: 96

35. The Truth About Women (1957)

Unrated | 107 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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A man recalls his relationships with the women he loved as he tries to help another man try to understand them as well.

Director: Muriel Box | Stars: Laurence Harvey, Julie Harris, Diane Cilento, Mai Zetterling

Votes: 95

36. Decline and Fall... of a Birdwatcher (1968)

M | 113 min | Comedy

5.9
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A naive young man, sent down from university, blunders through a series of bizarre adventures in which his participation is always innocent, although others don't think so.

Director: John Krish | Stars: Robin Phillips, Felix Aylmer, Colin Blakely, Robert Harris

Votes: 95

37. Armchair Theatre (1956–1974)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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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: 86

38. A Day to Remember (1953)

92 min | Drama

7.2
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A group of men from a London pub are going on a darts team outing to Boulogne. Various members of the party have different reasons for going and get involved in various adventures.

Director: Ralph Thomas | Stars: Stanley Holloway, Joan Rice, Odile Versois, Donald Sinden

Votes: 82

39. Web of Evidence (1959)

Approved | 90 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.5
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A British-American returns to Britain after 20 years to discover that his father has been jailed since WW2 for a murder that took place in murky circumstances.

Director: Jack Cardiff | Stars: Van Johnson, Vera Miles, Emlyn Williams, Bernard Lee

Votes: 81

40. The Avengers (1961–1969)
Episode: Noon-Doomsday (1968)

TV-14 | 52 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.9
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Having broken his leg, Steed is now convalescing in a private hospital, where he is visited by Miss King. However, she has been followed - by Gerald Kafka - the driven former head of Murder... See full summary »

Director: Peter Sykes | Stars: Patrick Macnee, Linda Thorson, Ray Brooks, T.P. McKenna

Votes: 79

41. Gutter Girls (1963)

88 min | Drama

4.9
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A clique of girls in an English school wear a small yellow teddy bear on their uniform to signify that they have lost their virginity. Linda, the girls' leader, fears she may be pregnant ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Hartford-Davis | Stars: Jacqueline Ellis, Annette Whiteley, Georgina Patterson, Anne Kettle

Votes: 76

42. BBC Play of the Month (1965–1983)

120 min | Drama

7.6
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Stars: Charles Gray, Eric Porter, Lally Bowers, John Gielgud

Votes: 71

43. Softly Softly (1966–1969)

50 min | Crime, Drama

7.5
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Softly Softly was a drama series about a West Country police force solving local crime. It was a spin-off from another BBC drama series, Z Cars.

Stars: Stratford Johns, Frank Windsor, Norman Bowler, John Barron

Votes: 65

44. The Wednesday Play (1964–1970)

75 min | Drama

7.4
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Series of one-off plays made by BBC television which gave breaks to a wide range of writers and directors in the late 60s, such as Dennis Potter, Ken Loach, David Mercer and John Hopkins. ... See full summary »

Stars: Edwin Brown, Neville Smith, Tony Selby, Michael Robbins

Votes: 60

45. The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre (1960–1965)

Drama, Mystery

8.5
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Stars: Bernard Lee, Bernard Archard, John Carson, Allan Cuthbertson

Votes: 59

46. Clochemerle (1972– )

230 min | Comedy

8.6
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A rural French town attempts to erect a public urinal. Plays as a cross between 'Allo, 'Allo and Canterbury Tales.

Stars: Peter Ustinov, Roy Dotrice, Wendy Hiller, Michael Golden

Votes: 56

47. The Army Game (1957–1961)

30 min | Comedy

7.9
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The exploits of a bunch of army conscripts.

Stars: Frank Williams, Harry Fowler, Ted Lune, Alfie Bass

Votes: 52

48. BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950–1959)

Drama

7.9
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Series of television plays performed live.

Stars: Richard Caldicot, George Woodbridge, Robert Brown, Brian Rix

Votes: 52

49. Three Cockeyed Sailors (1940)

Passed | 77 min | Comedy, War

6.1
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Three British sailors find they've accidentally strayed on board a Nazi ship during WWII. They then proceed to take it over and requisition it for the Royal Navy.

Director: Walter Forde | Stars: Tommy Trinder, Claude Hulbert, Carla Lehmann, Michael Wilding

Votes: 51

50. Love Story (1963–1974)

60 min | Drama

7.2
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Stars: T.P. McKenna, Frances Cuka, Keith Barron, Patrick Macnee

Votes: 49

51. The Human Jungle (1963–1964)

60 min | Drama

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

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

Votes: 43

52. No Hiding Place (1959–1967)

60 min | Crime

8.2
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Tales of Scotland Yard centering on a detective team. A sort of half-way house between Dixon of Dock Green and 'Z' Cars. The detectives are still 1950s style with good elecution and ... See full summary »

Stars: Raymond Francis, Eric Lander, Johnny Briggs, Michael McStay

Votes: 41

53. The Saint (1962–1969)
Episode: The Bunco Artists (1963)

49 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.3
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The elderly Mrs. Yarmouth is tricked into handing over church funds by a plausible confidence trickster and his wife.

Director: Peter Yates | Stars: Roger Moore, Mary Merrall, Peter Dyneley, Justine Lord

Votes: 41

54. BBC Sunday-Night Play (1960–1963)

60 min | Drama

9.1
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Stars: Brian Rix, Joby Blanshard, Cyril Luckham, John Bennett

Votes: 40

55. ITV Play of the Week (1955–1974)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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An anthology series from the United Kingdom, from 1955 to 1974, producing about 500 ninety minute episodes from Granada Television.

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

Votes: 36

56. Sergeant Cork (1963–1968)

60 min | Crime

7.9
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Victorian era, 'Who done it' with the venerable Sergeant Cork battling entrenched views in a bid to use a more scientific approach to solving cases.Trusty sidekick Bob does not always understand his methods but faithfully co-operates..

Stars: John Barrie, William Gaunt, Charles Morgan, Freddie Fowler

Votes: 34

57. Mogul (1965–1972)

50 min | Drama

7.3
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Adventure drama series based around the fictitious Mogul Oil Company and the exploits of its chief 'troubleshooter' Peter Thornton.

Stars: Geoffrey Keen, Philip Latham, Ray Barrett, Robert Hardy

Votes: 33

58. ITV Playhouse (1967– )

Comedy, Drama

7.0
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Stars: Michael Bryant, William Simons, Katherine Barker, Geoffrey Palmer

Votes: 32

59. Bootsie and Snudge (1960–1974)

30 min | Comedy

6.8
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A spin off from "The Army Game", ex-Sergeant Major Claude Snudge meets up with Corporal Bootsie when they both start work at an exclusive Gentlemen's Club.

Stars: Alfie Bass, Bill Fraser, Robert Dorning, Clive Dunn

Votes: 27

60. Emergency-Ward 10 (1957–1967)

30 min | Drama

6.2
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This well-liked series was a drama/soap set in a hospital.

Stars: Jill Browne, Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, Frederick Bartman, Desmond Carrington

Votes: 26

61. Freewheelers (1968–1973)

30 min | Family

7.6
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Stars: Ronald Leigh-Hunt, Tom Owen, Adrian Wright, Wendy Padbury

Votes: 24

62. Man of the World (1962– )

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.8
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The adventures of globe trotting journalist and photographer Mike Strait.

Stars: Craig Stevens, Tracy Reed, Paul Maxwell, Graham Stark

Votes: 24

63. The Adventures of Hal 5 (1958)

59 min | Family, Adventure

7.2
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A children's adventure. Hal V is a car owned (and loved) by the Hayward family and their children. Then a wicked garage owner tries to steal their beloved car to sell for lots of money, but... See full summary »

Director: Don Sharp | Stars: John Glyn-Jones, John Charlesworth, David Morrell, Edwin Richfield

Votes: 24

64. My Partner the Ghost (1969–1971)
Episode: Money to Burn (1970)

Not Rated | 51 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.2
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A dubious old friend of Jeff, Kevin O'Malley, suggests to the cash-strapped detective that they steal old bank notes being taken on a lorry to be incinerated. The money is stolen but ... See full summary »

Director: Ray Austin | Stars: Mike Pratt, Kenneth Cope, Annette Andre, Ivor Dean

Votes: 24

65. Danger Man (1960–1962)
Episode: The Gallows Tree (1961)

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

7.5
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The fingerprints of a man believed to be dead for ten years show up in a stolen car. John Drake follows a lead to northern Scotland, and finds him and his daughter working a tavern called ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Truman | Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Paul Rogers, Wendy Craig, Raymond Huntley

Votes: 24

66. Citizen James (1960–1962)

30 min | Comedy

7.2
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In the first series of this comedy programme, Sid James played a rather immoral man whose schemes invariably don't work out. In the second and third series, his character become more sympathetic and well-intentioned.

Stars: Sidney James, Sydney Tafler, Ronnie Brody, Bob Todd

Votes: 23

67. Theatre 625 (1964–1968)

90 min | Drama

8.0
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Stars: Michael Bryant, Judi Dench, Maurice Denham, Ronald Hines

Votes: 22

68. Valley of Song (1953)

80 min | Drama, Comedy

7.9
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Rivalry among members of the male voice choir!

Director: Gilbert Gunn | Stars: Mervyn Johns, Clifford Evans, Maureen Swanson, John Fraser

Votes: 22

69. The Citadel (1960– )

30 min | Drama

8.4
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The story of an idealistic doctor, his struggles, his successes, his compromises and his stand on a matter of principle.

Stars: Eric Lander, Zena Walker, Jack May, Noel Harrison

Votes: 22

70. The Sinister Man (1961)

61 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.9
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When a corpse is found in the Thames, the only clue is that the dead man was killed by a karate or judo expert.

Director: Clive Donner | Stars: Patrick Allen, Gerald Andersen, Edward Atienza, John Bentley

Votes: 21

71. The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre (1960–1965)
Episode: The Verdict (1964)

55 min | Drama, Mystery

6.9
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Joe Armstrong, a big-time racketeer, is deported back to Great Britain from America to find himself facing a murder rap for a killing he had committed twenty years before. Starring Cec ... See full summary »

Director: David Eady | Stars: Cec Linder, Zena Marshall, Nigel Davenport, Paul Stassino

Votes: 20

72. Save a Little Sunshine (1938)

75 min | Comedy, Musical

4.7
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Dave Smalley buys a lost Archaeopteryx fossil by accident at an auction and uses the reward money for this to buy a share in his landlady's lodging- house. She turns him into an exploited ... See full summary »

Director: Norman Lee | Stars: Dave Willis, Pat Kirkwood, Tommy Trinder, Max Wall

Votes: 19

73. Comedy Playhouse (1961–2016)

30 min | Comedy

8.9
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Stars: Frank Thornton, John Le Mesurier, Robert Dorning, Graham Stark

Votes: 18

74. Heart of a Child (1958)

73 min | Adventure, Drama

6.1
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Director: Clive Donner | Stars: Jean Anderson, Donald Pleasence, Richard Williams, Maureen Pryor

Votes: 18

75. The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre (1960–1965)
Episode: Locker 69 (1962)

56 min | Drama, Mystery

6.0
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Director: Norman Harrison | Stars: Eddie Byrne, Paul Daneman, Walter Brown, Penelope Horner

Votes: 18

76. Shirley's World (1971–1972)

30 min | Comedy

5.9
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Shirley Logan is a globe-trotting magazine writer-photographer and Dennis Croft, her London based editor.

Stars: Shirley MacLaine, John Gregson, Rodney Bewes, Stuart Damon

Votes: 17

77. The Sentimental Agent (1963– )

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.7
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Stars: Burt Kwouk, Clemence Bettany, Carlos Thompson, John Turner

Votes: 17

78. The Worker (1965–1970)

30 min | Comedy

7.2
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Stars: Charlie Drake, Henry McGee, Percy Herbert, Kathleen Byron

Votes: 17

79. Half Hour Story (1967– )

30 min | Drama

7.7
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Stars: Geraldine Moffat, George Cole, Angela Baddeley, Gwen Cherrell

Votes: 16

80. The Copter Kids (1976)

57 min | Adventure, Family

8.4
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Helicopter pilots help children to track down cattle rustlers.

Director: Ronald Spencer | Stars: Vic Armstrong, Michael Balfour, Marc Boyle, Edward Burnham

Votes: 16

81. The Man in Room 17 (1965– )

60 min | Crime, Thriller, Drama

8.0
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Crime series about a secret government department, "Room 17", set up to deal with crimes that baffle police & government agencies. Headed by veteran WW2 agent Oldenshaw and partnered, ... See full summary »

Stars: Richard Vernon, Michael Aldridge, Denholm Elliott, Willoughby Goddard

Votes: 16

82. Witness for the Prosecution (1949 TV Movie)

75 min | Crime, Drama

8.6
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Leonard Vole is accused of murdering an elderly rich woman and the only alibi to him depends on his wife Romaine Heilger... See full synopsis »

Director: John Glyn-Jones | Stars: Alban Blakelock, Stafford Byrne, Derek Elphinstone, Mary Kerridge

Votes: 16

83. Play for Today (1970–1984)
Episode: Angels Are So Few (1970)

63 min | Comedy, Drama

8.4
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For the BBC's WEDNESDAY PLAY series, Dennis Potter offered one of his "visitation dramas": Housewife Cynthia Nicholls is married to prudish Richard Nicholls. One day, her mundane household ... See full summary »

Director: Gareth Davies | Stars: Tom Bell, Christine Hargreaves, Susan Richards, Erik Chitty

Votes: 16

84. Sherlock Holmes (1964–1968)
Episode: The Devil's Foot (1965)

Horror, Crime, Drama

7.4
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Whilst in Cornwall Holmes is approached by the local vicar to determine how Brenda Tregennis died whilst sitting in a room, playing cards with her two brothers, who were struck down with ... See full summary »

Director: Max Varnel | Stars: Douglas Wilmer, Nigel Stock, Carl Bernard, Derek Birch

Votes: 16

85. Locker 69 (1962)

56 min | Drama, Mystery

5.4
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A shady business man has perpetrated a fraud that has resulted in the death of a large number of people. His business partner has evidence of the fraud and threatens the fraudster with ... See full summary »

Director: Norman Harrison | Stars: Walter Brown, Alfred Burke, Larry Burns, Eddie Byrne

Votes: 14

86. The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre (1960–1965)
Episode: The Sinister Man (1961)

61 min | Drama, Mystery

6.4
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A body found in the River Thames is of an archaeology professor, murdered over three small fragments of an ancient text that could serve as a pretext for a red China-like country to invade a Nepal-like country.

Director: Clive Donner | Stars: John Bentley, Patrick Allen, Jacqueline Ellis, John Glyn-Jones

Votes: 14

87. Meet the Wife (1963–1966)

30 min | Comedy

7.0
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Stars: Thora Hird, Freddie Frinton, Barbara Miller, David Morrell

Votes: 13

88. Menace (1970–1973)

75 min | Thriller

8.8
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This is a series of thrillers designed to keep the audience on the edge of their seats.

Stars: David Wood, John Wentworth, Sheila Fearn, Sheila Hancock

Votes: 13

89. Nobody Ordered Love (1972)

87 min | Horror

7.4
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Director: Robert Hartford-Davis | Stars: Ingrid Pitt, Judy Huxtable, John Ronane, Tony Selby

Votes: 12

90. Eyeless in Gaza (1971– )

45 min

7.2
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Stars: Michael Gambon, Ian Richardson, Lynn Farleigh, Harry Brooks Jr.

Votes: 12

91. Crime of Passion (1970–1973)

60 min | Drama

8.5
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British courtroom drama set in France, concerning the trials of murderers who commit crimes of passion.

Stars: Daniel Moynihan, Anthony Newlands, John Phillips, Peter Evans

Votes: 10

92. Detective (1964–1969)

50 min | Crime, Drama

8.7
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Anthology series featuring adaptations of detective stories.

Stars: Rupert Davies, Ralph Michael, John DeVaut, Esmond Knight

Votes: 9

93. The Film That Never Was (1957)

Short

6.3
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Director: Paul Dickson | Stars: Patricia Burke, Larry Burns, Jefferson Clifford, Peter Copley

Votes: 9

94. The Pallisers (1974– )
Episode: Part Four (1974)

51 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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Even though Alice has broken off their engagement, John Grey secretly underwrites George's campaign as Burgo plots to seduce Glencora at Lady Monk's ball.

Director: Hugh David | Stars: Susan Hampshire, Philip Latham, Caroline Mortimer, Gary Watson

Votes: 9

95. The Pallisers (1974– )
Episode: Part Three (1974)

50 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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Glencora confides to Alice, now her companion, of her love for Burgo Fitzgerald as George Vasavor is forced to raise money for his by-election campaign.

Director: Hugh David | Stars: Susan Hampshire, Philip Latham, Caroline Mortimer, Gary Watson

Votes: 9

96. The Pallisers (1974– )
Episode: Part Two (1974)

50 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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While Plantagenet and Glencora are honeymooning in Switzerland, she meets cousin Alice and confesses her undiminished love for wastrel Burgo Fitzgerald.

Director: Hugh David | Stars: Susan Hampshire, Philip Latham, Roland Culver, Sonia Dresdel

Votes: 9

97. W. Somerset Maugham (1969–1970)

50 min

8.1
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Stars: Kim Kee Lim, Ahmad Jamal, Ken Nazarin, Eileen Atkins

Votes: 8

98. The World of Tim Frazer (1960–1961)

30 min | Drama

9.1
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An engineer is drawn into the world of espionage.

Stars: Jack Hedley, Ralph Michael, Francis Matthews, Patricia Haines

Votes: 8

99. Hine (1971– )

60 min | Drama

7.5
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Stories of Joe Hine, a British Arms Salesman.

Stars: Barrie Ingham, Sarah Craze, Colin Gordon, John Steiner

Votes: 8

100. They Came by Night (1940)

Approved | 73 min | Crime, Drama

5.2
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Jeweler James Fothergill helps Scotland Yard recover a valuable ruby by worming his way into the gang which stole it and setting them up for the police.

Director: Harry Lachman | Stars: Will Fyffe, Phyllis Calvert, Anthony Hulme, George Merritt

Votes: 8