Most Voted Titles With John Thomson
1. The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005)
G | 85 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
Wallace and his loyal dog, Gromit, set out to discover the mystery behind the garden sabotage that plagues their village and threatens the annual giant vegetable growing contest.
Votes: 107,333 | Gross: $56.11M
3. Inkheart (2008)
PG | 106 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
A young girl discovers her father has an amazing talent to bring characters out of their books and must try to stop a freed villain from destroying them all, with the help of her father, her aunt, and a storybook's hero.
Votes: 65,362 | Gross: $17.30M
4. Skins (2007–2013)
TV-MA | 46 min | Drama
The story of a group of British teens who are trying to grow up and find love and happiness despite questionable parenting and teachers who more want to be friends (and lovers) rather than authority figures.
6. The Man Who Knew Too Little (1997)
PG | 94 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
Wallace Ritchie is mistaken for a spy and must stop a plot to assassinate international leaders at a banquet.
Votes: 25,775 | Gross: $13.80M
7. Death in Paradise (2011– )
TV-PG | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A British inspector is transferred to Saint-Marie's police department, but he hates the sun, sea, and sand. The series follow his investigations into murders on the island. Later series see another British DI head the investigative team.
8. British Men Behaving Badly (1992–2014)
45 min | Comedy
Two early thirties best friends live together while having completely different personalities. While their girlfriends try to help them take on more responsibilities the boys seldom respond well and usually end up drinking together.
13. The Day Today (1994– )
30 min | Comedy
A spoof of the British style of news broadcasting - including ridiculous stories, patronising vox pops, offensively hard-hitting research and a sports presenter clearly struggling for metaphors.
16. The Young Poisoner's Handbook (1995)
R | 99 min | Crime, Drama
This film is based on a true story about a British teenager who allegedly poisoned family, friends, and co-workers. Graham is highly intelligent, but completely amoral. He becomes ... See full summary »
Votes: 3,183 | Gross: $0.75M
17. Northern Soul (2014)
R | 102 min | Drama, Music
Set in 1974, an authentic and uplifting tale of two friends whose horizons are opened up by the discovery of black American soul music.
Votes: 3,004 | Gross: $0.01M
20. Kingdom (2007–2009)
60 min | Comedy, Drama
Respected country solicitor Peter Kingdom, with the assistance of his apprentice Lyle and secretary Gloria, runs a small legal practice in Market Shipborough for the eccentric people of ... See full summary »
21. Blackpool (2004– )
60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Soon after local entrepreneur Ripley Holden (Morrissey) opens his arcade in his beloved home town of Blackpool, a murder investigation makes tears at the fabric of his personal and professional lives.
22. Trollied (2011– )
PG-13 | 26 min | Comedy
Set in Valco, a fictional supermarket in the north-west of England, Trollied is an eight-part sitcom that puts a comic twist on one of our most familiar surroundings. Acting deputy manager ... See full summary »
30. Up 'n' Under (1998)
99 min | Comedy, Sport
The Cobblers Arms have been the best and most feared Amateur Rugby League team for the past ten years. Ex-pro Arthur bets their boss that he could train a bunch of deadbeats to defeat them ... See full summary »
31. Pie in the Sky (1994–1997)
50 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
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.
TV-MA | 60 min | Drama
The day of the exam results coincides with Chris's funeral. Barred by Chris's parents from attending Sid and Tony 'borrow' the coffin to pay their own respects,returning it in time for Jal ... See full summary »
37. Alan Partridge's Scissored Isle (2016)
44 min | Short, Comedy
Alan leaves behind his comfortable existence and heads north to ask whether, in this once United Kingdom, a `schasm` has formed between north and south.
51 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Having ended yet another relationship ladies' man Adam Williams goes to the pub with best friend Pete Gifford. Pete brings him home to the annoyance of his wife Jenny,who is especially ... See full summary »
47. Billionaire Boy (2016 TV Movie)
60 min | Drama
The story of Len, who made a billion dollars from inventing a new toilet roll, and his 12-year-old son Joe who appears to have everything he could want but what he really needs is a friend.
52. Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled (2014– )
60 min | Comedy
All Alan has is an amazing fact about each of them, after which... who knows where the conversation will lead? It's this intimacy and free-form nature that spawns the kind of anecdotes and ... See full summary »
57. Playing the Field (1998–2002)
60 min | Drama, Romance, Sport
The on-the-field trials and tribulations and the off-the-field lives, loves and infidelities of the Castlefield Blues, an underfunded, badly managed ladies football team from South ... See full summary »
58. The Road to Coronation Street (2010 TV Movie)
75 min | Drama
Death in Paradise (2011– )
TV-PG | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A young woman is found murdered in her home, coins stuffed in her mouth, and initial evidence points to Dwayne. As Richard struggles to uncover the true culprit, he is informed of a possible chance to return home to England.
62. Tainted Blood (1993 TV Movie)
R | 100 min | Mystery, Thriller
Raquel Welch is an author researching a new book, when she comes across the story of a surprising double murder-suicide. A smart, young, athletic high school student adopted by his parents ... See full summary »
63. Paul Calf's Video Diary (1993 TV Short)
34 min | Short, Comedy
Lager lout and philospher Paul Calf records his video diary over New Years Eve and New Years Day. Accompanied by his friends Fat Bob and Roland and his sister Pauline, he staggers through ... See full summary »
64. Station Jim (2001 TV Movie)
90 min | Drama, Romance
It is the 1890s. Bob Gregson is a young lad who works as a porter at a rural railway station. He is keen to impress the stationmaster who is looking for a successor because he is about to ... See full summary »
68. Pauline Calf's Wedding Video (1994 TV Short)
34 min | Short, Comedy
Spoof video diary. Steve Coogan takes on the roles of downtrodden Paul and the vivacious blonde Pauline Calf, who finally gets herself up the aisle with the man of her dreams. Even a punch-up in the toilet can't spoil her special day.
69. Pulp (2013)
94 min | Comedy
Thunder Racers, Infinite Finity, Rat Warriors. Junk Comics' titles have been referred to as 'the worst printed material since Mein Kampf'. Tony Leary, the nice-guy owner of Junk Comics, is ... See full summary »
72. Heston's Feasts (2009– )
60 min | Documentary
Michelin three-star award winning chef Heston Blumenthal believes the future of food can and needs to be developed from the past, but reinvented to modern sensibilities. He looks to ... See full summary »
73. New Street Law (2006– )
60 min | Crime, Drama
New Street Law, set in Manchester's legal community, follows the exploits, competitiveness and legal cases of two rival law firms of barristers that both have very different attitudes to justice.
76. Ted & Ralph (1998 TV Movie)
66 min | Comedy, Drama
Lord Ralph Mayhew is an impoverished aristocrat in his early 30s who lives in his family mansion on an expansive country estate. Ted had worked for Lord Mayhew's late mother and father ... See full summary »
79. Dangerous Lady (1995– )
60 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller
Focusing on the Ryan family in London throughout the 50s/60s. Maura Ryan is the only girl of seven older boys. The oldest brother, Michael, is the patriarchal figure and controls their ... See full summary »
81. Parents (2012– )
22 min | Comedy
When high-flying businesswoman Jenny Pope is fired for punching a colleague, and, on the same day discovers that her unemployed husband Nick has squandered their life savings on an ... See full summary »
84. The Girl with Brains in Her Feet (1997)
98 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport
A 13 year old talented athlete struggles to come to terms with the traumas of life as she prepares for a very important athletics event.
85. Pond Life (1996–2000)
30 min | Animation, Comedy
Animated comedy, following the rather self-obsessed Dolly Pond and her quest to live the kind of life she thinks she should be living, while never getting it quite right. Observational, modern humour from Candy Guard.
87. Crapston Villas (1995– )
10 min | Comedy, Animation
A black comedy satire based in London suburbs: an extreme and lowlife group of characters living in a grim apartment building in the fictional postcode of SE69, who were plagued by various ... See full summary »
Cold Feet (1997– )
Comedy, Drama, Romance
13 Years Later. The gang is reunited when Adam turns up in Manchester to announce his impending marriage, but not everyone is as thrilled as he is. Without the blessing of his friends and family, Adam begins to have doubts.
95. Comedy Lab (1998– )
25 min | Comedy
A selection of one-off new comedies, sitcom, stand-up or other, from different writers and production companies. Some have served as pilots, and have been commissioned for full stand-alone series.
100. Smashie and Nicey, the End of an Era (1994 TV Movie)
45 min | Comedy
A mockumentary, rockumentary featuring the spoof radio DJ's from Harry Enfield's sketch shows. Telling of their rise to fame, their influence on music history and fall from grace in a parody of real life radio presenters.