Most Voted Titles With George Sweeney


1. Revolver (2005)

R | 111 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.5
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25 Metascore

Gambler Jake Green enters into a game with potentially deadly consequences.

Director: Guy Ritchie | Stars: Jason Statham, Ray Liotta, Vincent Pastore, André Benjamin

Votes: 77,311 | Gross: $0.08M

2. For Your Eyes Only (1981)

PG | 127 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

6.8
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Agent 007 is assigned to hunt for a lost British encryption device and prevent it from falling into enemy hands.

Director: John Glen | Stars: Roger Moore, Carole Bouquet, Topol, Lynn-Holly Johnson

Votes: 75,504 | Gross: $62.30M

3. Dom Hemingway (2013)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.2
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55 Metascore

After spending 12 years in prison for keeping his mouth shut, notorious safe-cracker Dom Hemingway is back on the streets of London looking to collect what he's owed.

Director: Richard Shepard | Stars: Jude Law, Richard E. Grant, Demián Bichir, Emilia Clarke

Votes: 22,475 | Gross: $0.52M

4. Lion of the Desert (1980)

PG | 173 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.4
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In the Fascist Italy Pre-World War II of Benito Mussolini, the cruel General Rodolfo Graziani is directly assigned by Il Duce to fight in the colonial war in Libya to vanquish the Arab ... See full summary »

Director: Moustapha Akkad | Stars: Anthony Quinn, Oliver Reed, Rod Steiger, Irene Papas

Votes: 10,793

5. Without a Clue (1988)

PG | 107 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.0
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A drunken Sherlock Holmes is really just a cover for the real detective - Dr Watson.

Director: Thom Eberhardt | Stars: Michael Caine, Ben Kingsley, Jeffrey Jones, Lysette Anthony

Votes: 7,671 | Gross: $8.54M

6. Remington Steele (1982–1987)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.3
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The cases of a female private detective partnered with a former thief who assumes the role of a fictitious detective in the business.

Stars: Stephanie Zimbalist, Pierce Brosnan, Doris Roberts, James Read

Votes: 5,362

7. Matlock (1986–1995)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.1
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Ben Matlock is a very expensive criminal defense attorney who charges $100,000 to take a case. Fortunately, he's worth every penny as he and his associates defend his clients by finding the real killer.

Stars: Andy Griffith, Linda Purl, Kene Holiday, Nancy Stafford

Votes: 4,651

8. Jack the Ripper (1988– )

190 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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A Scotland Yard police inspector, battling the booze, investigates the Jack the Ripper murders and discovers a conspiracy that leads all the way up to the queen.

Stars: Michael Caine, Armand Assante, Ray McAnally, Lewis Collins

Votes: 3,538

9. Casualty (1986– )

50 min | Drama

6.0
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The everyday lives of the people frequenting the frenetic Accident and Emergency department of Holby City hospital.

Stars: Derek Thompson, Suzanne Packer, Ian Bleasdale, Jane Hazlegrove

Votes: 1,827

10. The Brittas Empire (1991–1997)

30 min | Comedy

7.3
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Gordon Brittas is the manager of the Whitbury-Newtown Leisure Centre. Despite his ambition and good intentions, everything seems to go wrong when he's around, despite the best efforts of ... See full summary »

Stars: Chris Barrie, Harriet Thorpe, Michael Burns, Tim Marriott

Votes: 1,745

11. The New Avengers (1976–1977)

60 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller

7.2
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John Steed and his new accomplices Purdey and Gambit find themselves facing new and deadly dangers in the bizarre world of espionage. Mixing fantasy with a darker edge, the trio face ... See full summary »

Stars: Patrick Macnee, Gareth Hunt, Joanna Lumley, Maurice Marsac

Votes: 1,302

12. Minder (1979–1994)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.9
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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: 1,295

13. Top Dog (2014)

92 min | Crime, Drama

5.0
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London bad boy Billy Evans gets in over his head when he joins a dangerous criminal gang.

Director: Martin Kemp | Stars: Vincent Regan, Jason Flemyng, Tom Davis, Susan Penhaligon

Votes: 1,242

14. Our Friends in the North (1996– )

623 min | Drama

8.7
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A nine part series depicting the varying fortunes of four friends - Nicky, Geordie, Mary and Tosker - from the optimistic times of 1964 to the uncertainties of 1995. Taking nine pivotal ... See full summary »

Stars: Christopher Eccleston, Mark Strong, Gina McKee, Daniel Craig

Votes: 1,215

15. The Sweeney (1975–1978)

60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.1
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British police TV series which revolutionized the genre on UK television in the mid-1970s starring John Thaw as a hard-edged detective in the Flying Squad of London's Metropolitan Police.

Stars: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan, John Alkin

Votes: 1,207

16. Bergerac (1981–1991)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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Alcoholic and divorced father of a young daughter, DS Jim Bergerac is a true maverick who prefers doing things his own way, and consequently doesn't always carry out his investigations the way his boss would like.

Stars: John Nettles, Terence Alexander, Sean Arnold, Mela White

Votes: 873

17. The Bitch (1979)

R | 89 min | Drama, Romance

2.9
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The owner of a trendy disco starts having problems with the men in her life and the Mafia, which is trying to move in on her place.

Director: Gerry O'Hara | Stars: Joan Collins, Antonio Cantafora, Kenneth Haigh, Ian Hendry

Votes: 750

18. Pie in the Sky (1994–1997)

50 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.7
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DI Crabbe retires from the police force after being shot and sets up his own restaurant. However, his ex-boss, Chief Constable Fisher constantly calls Crabbe back on duty.

Stars: Richard Griffiths, Maggie Steed, Malcolm Sinclair, Nick Raggett

Votes: 710

19. G:MT Greenwich Mean Time (1999)

117 min | Drama, Music, Crime

6.9
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Six London school-leavers attempt to make it in the world, balancing the challenge of trying to make a name for themselves in the music industry against the pressures and tragedies of everyday life.

Director: John Strickland | Stars: Steve John Shepherd, Ben Waters, Alec Newman, Chiwetel Ejiofor

Votes: 546

20. Citizen Smith (1977–1980)

30 min | Comedy

7.2
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Wolfie Smith is an unemployed dreamer from Tooting London, a self proclaimed Urban Guerilla who aspires to be like his hero Che Guevara. Leading a small group called the Tooting Popular ... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Lindsay, Mike Grady, Hilda Braid, Tony Millan

Votes: 494

21. Trial & Retribution (1997– )

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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Det. Supt. Michael Walker, teamed with DI North and DCI Connor, follow each case from crime committed, through the pursuit of justice, to the law courts where the efforts of the force will be tested - sometimes to breaking point.

Stars: David Hayman, Dorian Lough, Victoria Smurfit, Kate Buffery

Votes: 461

22. The Famous Five (1995– )

Family

7.5
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Based on the best selling books by popular children's author Enid Blyton; when Julian, Dick and Anne are sent to live with their Aunt and uncle in the English countryside they clash with ... See full summary »

Stars: Jemima Rooper, Marco Williamson, Paul Child, Laura Petela

Votes: 302

23. Al-mas' Ala Al-Kubra (1983)

170 min

8.3
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This film is about the 1920 revolution in Iraq against the English occupation.

Director: Mohamed Shukri Jameel | Stars: Oliver Reed, Ghazi Al-Takritee, James Bolam, Yousef al-Any

Votes: 292

24. Ruth Rendell Mysteries (1987– )

Crime, Drama, Mystery

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

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

Votes: 217

25. Return of the Saint (1978–1979)

60 min | Adventure, Crime

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

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

Votes: 196

26. Z Cars (1962–1978)

50 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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A gritty drama which follows the work of the police force in the fictional northern English town of Newtown.

Stars: James Ellis, John Slater, Douglas Fielding, Bernard Holley

Votes: 190

27. Trial & Retribution (1997– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1997)

240 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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A drama of a child murder from the discovery of the crime to police investigation, then through the ensuing trial.

Director: Aisling Walsh | Stars: David Hayman, Kate Buffery, John Abbott, Richard Addison

Votes: 178

28. 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

29. A Dirty Knight's Work (1976)

PG | 88 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.2
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A group of British aristocrats, who call themselves "Knights of Avalon", isn't content with the system of justice and executes judgment themselves. Instead of just killing the people they ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Connor | Stars: John Mills, Donald Pleasence, Barbara Hershey, David Birney

Votes: 153 | Gross: $0.00M

30. 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

31. Public Eye (1965–1975)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.8
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A long-running British TV series starring Alfred Burke as dour private-eye Frank Marker. Cynical and world-weary, Marker is frequently the unwitting stooge in bigger criminal wheels in his ... See full summary »

Stars: Alfred Burke, Ray Smith, Pauline Delaney, Brenda Cavendish

Votes: 113

32. Play for Today (1970–1984)
Episode: Rumpole of the Bailey (1975)

Comedy, Drama

8.5
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An irreverent barrister chooses to defend a young Jamaican boy accused of stabbing on the same day his only son leaves for college in America.

Director: John Gorrie | Stars: Leo McKern, Joyce Heron, Noel Willman, David Yelland

Votes: 112

33. The Best Pair of Legs in the Business (1973)

88 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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With his life crumbling around him in a dingy holiday camp, middle-aged female impersonator, Sherry.Sheridan stays rooted in the past,but will his son Alan, and long-suffering wife Mary, stay with him?

Director: Christopher Hodson | Stars: Reg Varney, Diana Coupland, Lee Montague, Jean Harvey

Votes: 89

34. Spatz (1990–1992)

30 min | Comedy, Family

6.5
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A teen comedy show about life in a fast food restaurant

Stars: Vas Blackwood, Paul Michael, Jonathan Copestake, Joe Greco

Votes: 83

35. Matlock (1986–1995)
Episode: The Billionaire (1987)

120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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An American businessman based in London is killed. His son would be charged, tried, and convicted for the crime. His sister believing in her brother's innocence decides to stage a mock ... See full summary »

Director: Christopher Hibler | Stars: Andy Griffith, Nancy Stafford, Kari Lizer, Kene Holiday

Votes: 83

36. Angels (1975–1983)

50 min | Drama

6.7
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Stars: Carol Holmes, Joanna Monro, Shirley Cheriton, Sharon Rosita

Votes: 60

37. The Chief (1990–1995)

50 min | Drama

6.9
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Focussing on the politics at the top of a typical English police force in its continual battle to solve the problems the times, in this case the fictional Eastland of East Anglia.

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

Votes: 56

38. Strangers (1978–1982)

60 min | Crime, Thriller

8.0
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Don Henderson resurrected the eccentric police detective George Kitchener Bulman (from the short lived series "The XYY Man") in this British series which saw him reluctantly and grumpily ... See full summary »

Stars: Don Henderson, Dennis Blanch, Fiona Mollison, John Ronane

Votes: 55

39. Out of the Unknown (1965–1971)

60 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

7.9
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A classic anthology science fiction series which features adaptations of stories by famous authors including Isaac Asimov, J.G. Ballard, Frederik Pohl and John Wyndham.

Stars: Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, Peter Copley, Geoffrey Palmer, Erik Chitty

Votes: 54

40. London's Burning: The Movie (1986 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

7.9
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Director: Les Blair | Stars: Gary McDonald, Mark Arden, James Hazeldine, James Marcus

Votes: 54

41. Rockliffe's Babies (1987– )

50 min | Crime, Drama

7.0
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Series featuring the tough and experienced Det. Sgt. Alan Rockcliffe, and his squad of young and enthusiastic plain-clothes PCs.

Stars: Ian Hogg, Bill Champion, John Blakely, Joe McGann

Votes: 51

42. The New Avengers (1976–1977)
Episode: Sleeper (1976)

50 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller

7.9
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The New Avengers are present at a demonstration of a new gas, S-95, that can knock out people instantaneously. Unfortunately a criminal called Brady is also present, steals 2 cannisters as ... See full summary »

Director: Graeme Clifford | Stars: Patrick Macnee, Gareth Hunt, Joanna Lumley, Keith Buckley

Votes: 51

43. 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

44. The Sweeney (1975–1978)
Episode: Taste of Fear (1976)

Action, Comedy, Crime

8.6
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Robert Hargreaves, who has an apparently distinguished military background, joins Regan's team. However, at a raid on a caravan site to capture a gang of ex-soldiers who have carried out a ... See full summary »

Director: David Wickes | Stars: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan, Norman Eshley

Votes: 45

45. The Sweeney (1975–1978)
Episode: On the Run (1976)

Action, Comedy, Crime

8.2
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Violent psychopath Tim Cook, dubbed 'The Leopard' by the press, escapes from custody on a hospital visit, having vowed to get Regan, who put him away. He is sheltered by ex-cellmate Ian ... See full summary »

Director: David Wickes | Stars: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan, George Sweeney

Votes: 40

46. Remington Steele (1982–1987)
Episode: Steele Searching: Part 1 (1985)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.3
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Laura and Mildred head to the U.K. to look for Mr. Steele who has disappeared looking for his mysterious father. Steele discovers his father may be an Earl - and a modern day Jack the Ripper.

Director: Seymour Robbie | Stars: Stephanie Zimbalist, Pierce Brosnan, Doris Roberts, Cassandra Harris

Votes: 37

47. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: An Officer and a Car Salesman (1988)

75 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.2
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Special feature length edition of the popular TV series. After "minder" Terry McCann does a stretch in prison for getting caught up in one of his boss Arthur Daley's shady deals, their long... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Dennis Waterman, George Cole, Patrick Malahide, Glynn Edwards

Votes: 36

48. Warship (1973–1977)

50 min | Action, Drama

8.3
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Stars: David Savile, Andrew Burt, Donald Burton, James Cosmo

Votes: 35

49. Jack the Ripper (1988– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1988)

96 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Director: David Wickes | Stars: Michael Caine, Armand Assante, Ray McAnally, Lewis Collins

Votes: 35

50. Remington Steele (1982–1987)
Episode: Steele Searching: Part 2 (1985)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.3
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Remington is accidentally confused with a hit man and given the job of assassinating a British royal, who just might be Steele's father.

Director: Christopher Hibler | Stars: Stephanie Zimbalist, Pierce Brosnan, Doris Roberts, Cassandra Harris

Votes: 34

51. ITV Saturday Night Theatre (1969– )

78 min | Drama

6.2
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Stars: Michael Balfour, Madoline Thomas, Sandra Bryant, Diane Cilento

Votes: 33

52. Jack the Ripper (1988– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1988)

93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Director: David Wickes | Stars: Michael Caine, Armand Assante, Ray McAnally, Lewis Collins

Votes: 32

53. Pie in the Sky (1994–1997)
Episode: Brown Bread (1995)

49 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.4
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A customer is found dead in Pie in the Sky's toilet but when the emergency services arrive his corpse has gone. Henry traces his car and finds the boot full of paper money, after which the ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Hutchings | Stars: Richard Griffiths, Maggie Steed, Bella Enahoro, Joe Duttine

Votes: 29

54. The Brittas Empire (1991–1997)
Episode: A Walk on the Wildside (1996)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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Tim eagerly joins a meditation course to fight stress, but ends up in deadly panic in the aftermath of Gordon's initially misguided right of passage policy and Colin's killer disease ... See full summary »

Director: Mike Stephens | Stars: Chris Barrie, Harriet Thorpe, Michael Burns, Anouschka Menzies

Votes: 28

55. Pop Pirates (1984)

58 min | Family

5.9
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Adventure film, with original reggae/ska music. The Pirates, a schoolboy pop group, enter a major talent contest, things are going well but unbeknown to the others, lead singer Paul is ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Grossman | Stars: George Sweeney, Roger Daltrey, Joe Melia, Frieda Knorr

Votes: 27

56. Softly Softly: Task Force (1969– )

50 min | Crime, Drama

7.6
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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: 25

57. Our Friends in the North (1996– )
Episode: 1970 (1996)

Drama

7.9
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Directors: Pedr James, Stuart Urban | Stars: Simon Tyrrell, Kate McLoughlin, David Begg, Tony Tarrats

Votes: 25

58. Secret History (1991– )
Episode: Saddam Goes to Hollywood (2016)

Documentary, History

7.0
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The incredible story of one of the most bizarre films ever made - a disastrous, epic 1980s movie telling the story of the founding of Iraq, which was bankrolled by Saddam Hussein and starring Oliver Reed.

Director: Stephen Finnigan | Stars: Hugo Speer, Vic Armstrong, Josephie Burge, Stephan Chase

Votes: 23

59. Spearhead (1978–1981)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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Stars: Stafford Gordon, Roy Holder, Gordon Case, Peter Turner

Votes: 22

60. Truckers (1987– )

50 min

7.1
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Comedy Drama about a Northern Haulage Firm struggling in the recession hit 1980's in the UK.

Stars: James Hazeldine, Julie Shipley, Caroline Ryder, Daragh O'Malley

Votes: 21

61. Ruth Rendell Mysteries (1987– )
Episode: Murder Being Once Done: Part One (1991)

142 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Wexford collapses from overwork so is put on a month's leave. Instead of resting though, he decides to go and visit Mike, who is seconded to London. Although he should be resting, Wexford's dreams have drawn him towards Mike's case of a young murdered girl left lying in a vault, and a strong connection to the baby adoption business.

Director: John Gorrie | Stars: George Baker, Christopher Ravenscroft, John Forgeham, Philip Glenister

Votes: 21

62. Animal Ark (1997– )

30 min | Adventure

7.4
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Animal Ark is based on the popular book series by Lucy Daniels starring vet's daughter Mandy Hope and her best friend James Hunter. They both love animals and together they go through many ... See full summary »

Stars: Karianne Henderson, James Simmons, Alison Sterling, Gwilym Lee

Votes: 20

63. Noah's Ark (1997– )

60 min | Drama

7.1
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Noah Kirby is an eccentric vet treating animals in the Worcestershire countryside. He is assisted by his very different son, Tom, local wildlife vet Clare and later on young vet Jake.

Stars: Anton Rodgers, Angela Thorne, Kate Alderton, Orla Brady

Votes: 19

64. Call Me Mister (1986– )

50 min | Crime

7.6
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Australian ex-cop Bartholomew (Bisley) goes to Britain when he discovers he is heir to a family title, not really getting on with his newly discovered family he starts working as a private Detective.

Stars: Steve Bisley, David Bamber, Dulice Liecier, Dermot Crowley

Votes: 19

65. Secret History (1991– )

Documentary, History

7.6
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Historical events are extensively re-explored both through written records and systematic examinations in the field.

Stars: Paul McGann, Chris Naunton, Mike Loades, Salima Ikram

Votes: 18

66. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: All About Scoring, Innit? (1980)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

8.3
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When footballer Danny Varrow wants to sell his story to the press Arthur is only too happy to act as broker and gets Terry to mind him. Unfortunately Danny is a hopeless gambler who is ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Campbell | Stars: Dennis Waterman, George Cole, Karl Howman, Adrienne Posta

Votes: 18

67. Gawain and the Green Knight (1991 TV Movie)

75 min | Drama

6.9
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One Christmas, a knight garbed all in green appears in King Arthur's Court and challenges any knight to hew off his head on the proviso that he be allowed to return the axe stroke ... See full summary »

Director: John Michael Phillips | Stars: Malcolm Storry, Valerie Gogan, Jason Durr, Marc Warren

Votes: 17

68. The Morning Spider (1976)

22 min | Short, Comedy, Fantasy

6.8
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Director: Claude Chagrin | Stars: Julian Chagrin, Lucy Fawcett, James Hayes, Barry Jackson

Votes: 13

69. Bergerac (1981–1991)
Episode: The Dig (1990)

50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.5
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Locals are hostile when a party of archaeologists embark on a dig with eccentric blacksmith predicting doom at disturbing a supposedly sacred site. Then one of the group is mysteriously ... See full summary »

Director: Geoffrey Sax | Stars: John Nettles, Terence Alexander, Susan Wooldridge, Gordon Gostelow

Votes: 13

70. Trainer (1991–1992)

50 min | Drama

7.4
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Stars: Mark Greenstreet, Susannah York, David McCallum, Floyd Bevan

Votes: 12

71. Eyeless in Gaza (1971– )

45 min

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

Votes: 12

72. Hideaway (1986– )

330 min | Thriller

7.9
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A former criminal decides to go straight and moves to the country with his family to start his own life, but he is pursued by his former associates.

Stars: Ken Hutchison, Clare Higgins, Harold Innocent, Tony Selby

Votes: 12

73. Couples (1975– )

Drama

6.4
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Stars: David Swift, Marjorie Yates, Carol MacReady, Colette O'Neil

Votes: 10

74. Fair Ground! (1983– )

20 min

6.3
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Stars: Bruce Montague, Sean Barrett, Charles Collingwood, Judy Cornwell

Votes: 10

75. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: Last Orders at the Winchester (1993)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.9
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Arthur hires incompetent decorator Heart Attack to do up the Winchester for its twenty-fifth birthday but Heart Attack does more damage than good and the club faces closure until expensive ... See full summary »

Director: A.J. Quinn | Stars: George Cole, Gary Webster, Glynn Edwards, Nicholas Day

Votes: 10

76. Premiere (1977–1980)

30 min | Drama

7.3
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Stars: David Parfitt, Johnny Allan, Brian Poyser, Phil Daniels

Votes: 6

77. Citizen Smith (1977–1980)
Episode: Bigger Than Guy Fawkes (1980)

Comedy

7.2
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A year has passed. Wolfie, Ken, Tucker and Speed are in prison following the theft of the tank but are encouraged to try for parole by show business agent Benny Saltzberg who, once they are... See full summary »

Director: Ray Butt | Stars: Robert Lindsay, Mike Grady, Hilda Braid, Tony Millan

Votes: 6

78. The Famous Five (1995– )
Episode: Five on a Hike Together (1996)

Family

5.3
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Director: John Gorrie | Stars: Jemima Rooper, Marco Williamson, Paul Child, Laura Petela

Votes: 6

79. Ruth Rendell Mysteries (1987– )
Episode: Murder Being Once Done: Part Two (1991)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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Stars: George Baker, Christopher Ravenscroft, John Forgeham, Philip Glenister

Votes: 6

80. Citizen Smith (1977–1980)
Episode: The Glorious Day (1979)

Comedy

8.0
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After a night's heavy drinking Wolfie, Ken, Tucker and Speed wake up on Salisbury Plain to fins a tank that has been left behind from an army exercise, so Wolfie decides that they should ... See full summary »

Director: Ray Butt | Stars: Robert Lindsay, Mike Grady, Tony Millan, George Sweeney

Votes: 6

81. Citizen Smith (1977–1980)
Episode: The Weekend (1977)

Comedy

7.7
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When one of Wolfie's 'freedom fighters', Speed, goes to prison Ken becomes smitten with Speed's go-go dancer girlfriend Desiree and agrees to spend a weekend at a hotel in Bury St Edmunds ... See full summary »

Director: Dennis Main-Wilson | Stars: Robert Lindsay, Peter Vaughan, Hilda Braid, Mike Grady

Votes: 6

82. Public Eye (1965–1975)
Episode: Hard Times (1975)

Crime, Drama

8.4
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A new 'home', a new 'office', and his first client. A day to remember - a day of trouble. Marker's new starting point leaves a lot to be desired.

Director: Simon Langton | Stars: Alfred Burke, Tenniel Evans, Keith Drinkel, George Sweeney

Votes: 5

83. Ruth Rendell Mysteries (1987– )
Episode: Murder Being Once Done: Part Three (1991)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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Stars: George Baker, Christopher Ravenscroft, John Forgeham, Philip Glenister

Votes: 5

84. Citizen Smith (1977–1980)
Episode: Only Fool and Horses... (1979)

Comedy

7.4
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To protest against the building of a new squash court Wolfie and his little band break into the council building the night before the meeting with a view to throwing manure over the ... See full summary »

Director: Ray Butt | Stars: Robert Lindsay, Mike Grady, Hilda Braid, Tony Steedman

Votes: 5

85. Citizen Smith (1977–1980)
Episode: Prisoners (1980)

Comedy

7.0
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Late at night Speed comes to the house - he is on the run from the law, along with sinister, gun-toting heavy Mactaggart. Whilst Mactaggart holds Mum and Dad hostage Wolfie and his gang ... See full summary »

Director: Ray Butt | Stars: Robert Lindsay, Mike Grady, Tony Millan, George Sweeney

Votes: 5

86. Citizen Smith (1977–1980)
Episode: Speed's Return (1978)

Comedy

7.4
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Bad boy Speed is being released from jail and his girlfriend Desiree has bad news for him though she fails to tell Wolfie precisely what it is. He assumes she is pregnant by another man and... See full summary »

Director: Ray Butt | Stars: Robert Lindsay, Peter Vaughan, Hilda Braid, Mike Grady

Votes: 5

87. Out of the Unknown (1965–1971)
Episode: The Chopper (1971)

50 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

5.4
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The vengeful spirit of a dead motorcyclist is reluctant to leave his wrecked machine and manifests itself to a woman journalist as motorbike noise.

Director: Peter Cregeen | Stars: Margaret Brady, Ann Morrish, George Sweeney, Patrick Troughton

Votes: 5

88. Seven Faces of Woman (1974– )

60 min | Drama

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Stars: Maria Charles, Julie Peasgood, Lois Daine, Liz Fraser

89. Jubilee (1977– )

50 min | Drama

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A series of 13 plays that attempt to reflect the British way of life between 1952 and 1977, the first 25 years of the reign of Queen Elizabeth II.

Stars: Stephen Churchett, Ronald Herdman, Keith Barron, Honor Blackman

90. Miracles Take Longer (1983– )

30 min | Drama

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Drama series set in a citizen's advice bureau.

Stars: Patsy Byrne, Rosemary Williams, Terence Harvey, Polly Hemingway

91. Slip-Up (1986 TV Movie)

95 min | Drama

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Tells the story of Scotland Yard's attempt to extradite Ronald Biggs, the Great Train Robber, from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Director: James Cellan Jones | Stars: Jeremy Kemp, George Costigan, Larry Lamb, Nicholas Le Prevost

92. Submariners (1983 TV Movie)

80 min | Drama

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Director: Antonia Bird | Stars: Neil Pearson, David Beames, Andrew McCulloch, George Sweeney

93. Green Jacket

18 min | Short, Crime | Announced

Mike has left the Green Jackets after twenty years as a top marksmen. Struggling to make ends meet he is offered the chance to put his skills to the test and help out the local crime boss ... See full summary »

Director: Rob Woods | Stars: Brian Croucher, George Sweeney, Fen Wilson, Tom Buchanan

94. The Law Centre (1978– )

60 min

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Stars: Suzanne Neve, James Maxwell, Carl Andrews, Julie Peasgood

95. The Bill (1984–2010)
Episode: 262 (2004)

Crime, Drama

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Director: Laurence Moody | Stars: Brian Bovell, Russell Floyd, Roberta Taylor, John Bowler

96. The Bill (1984–2010)
Episode: 416 (2006)

Crime, Drama

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Terry gets an opportunity to go undercover after an obo fails.

Director: Andrew Gunn | Stars: Bruce Byron, Scott Maslen, T.J. Ramini, Melanie Gutteridge

97. Trainer (1991–1992)
Episode: All I Need Is One Good Horse (1991)

Drama

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Director: Jeremy Summers | Stars: Mark Greenstreet, Susannah York, David McCallum, Nigel Davenport

98. Eyeless in Gaza (1971– )
Episode: All Is Best, Though We Oft Doubt (1971)

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Director: James Cellan Jones | Stars: Harry Brooks Jr., John Caesar, Hugh Cecil, Elspeth Charlton

99. Warship (1973–1977)
Episode: All of One Company (1976)

Action, Drama

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Stars: Andrew Burt, James Cosmo, Christopher Cregan, Peter Duncan

100. Softly Softly: Task Force (1969– )
Episode: Baked Beans (1976)

Crime, Drama

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Stars: George Baker, Peter Childs, Jill Dixon, Elaine Donnelly