Highest Rated Titles With Roy Ward Baker


1. Danger UXB (1979– )
Episode: Butterfly Winter (1979)

Action, Drama, Thriller

9.2
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Ash and the men of 347 Section tackle Hitler's latest deadly invention, the butterfly bomb, designed to kill a man at 25 yards. Meanwhile, Salt breaks orders again, but for the last time.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Anthony Andrews, Kenneth Cranham, Geraldine Gardner, Jeremy Sinden

Votes: 23

2. Zero One (1962– )

30 min | Drama

8.8
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Film series about International Air Security, whose call sign is "Zero One"

Stars: Nigel Patrick, William Smith, Katya Douglas, Hugh McDermott

Votes: 34

3. Danger UXB (1979– )
Episode: Just Like a Woman (1979)

Action, Drama, Thriller

8.8
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Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Anthony Andrews, Steven Grives, Alfie Bass, Louisa Rix

Votes: 24

4. Danger UXB (1979– )
Episode: The Quiet Weekend (1979)

60 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

8.8
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Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Anthony Andrews, Judy Geeson, Iain Cuthbertson, David Buck

Votes: 20

5. Danger UXB (1979– )

60 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

8.7
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Brian Ash (Anthony Andrews) is a young lieutenant who is assigned to a UXB unit in the early days of World War II. UXB (UneXploded Bomb) is the signal that an aerial bomb has not exploded. ... See full summary »

Stars: Anthony Andrews, Maurice Roëves, George Innes, Gordon Kane

Votes: 512

6. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: The Last Video Show (1989)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

8.7
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A video tape incriminating an officer in the Serious Crime division is mistakenly returned to Daley's Videos, which brings Arthur and Terry into contact with a local major crime boss as he ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Dennis Waterman, George Cole, Glynn Edwards, Ian McShane

Votes: 26

7. 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

8. Sodankylä ikuisesti (2010– )
Episode: Valon draama (2010)

58 min | Documentary

8.6
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Director: Peter von Bagh | Stars: Peter von Bagh, Ettore Scola, Bob Rafelson, Robert Parrish

Votes: 5

9. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: Around the Corner (1984)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

8.5
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Arthur's get-rich-quick schemes are, as usual, going nowhere fast. He invests in a racing greyhound which he calls Daley's Deal but it is a non-starter. Furthermore his efforts to make a ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Dennis Waterman, George Cole, Patrick Malahide, Peter Childs

Votes: 21

10. The Irish R.M. (1983–1985)
Episode: The Aussolas Martin Cat (1984)

50 min | Comedy, Drama

8.5
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Flurry and Sally are threatened with being put out on the street after they discover that the landlord of Aussolas Castle wants to rent it out. Their time to deal with eviction is lessened ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Peter Bowles, Bryan Murray, Doran Godwin, Lise Ann McLaughlin

Votes: 6

11. Department S (1969–1970)
Episode: The Pied Piper of Hambledown (1969)

Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

8.5
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Needing to wake early next day to participate in a beauty contest Susan Grant,staying at her father's pub in the village of Hambledown takes a sleeping pill but wakes in the night to see ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Peter Wyngarde, Joel Fabiani, Rosemary Nicols, Dennis Alaba Peters

Votes: 21

12. The Avengers (1961–1969)
Episode: Too Many Christmas Trees (1965)

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

8.5
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Steed has been having bad dreams involving Christmas trees and a man dressed as Santa Claus. At a party given by publisher and Dickens fan Brandon Storey, two telepathic spies attempt to ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Patrick Macnee, Diana Rigg, Mervyn Johns, Edwin Richfield

Votes: 194

13. 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: 4,698

14. 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

15. Q.E.D. (I) (1982– )

60 min | Adventure, Mystery

8.4
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The tales of Quentin E. Deverill, an eccentric expatriate American professor who uses his unique skills to solve mysteries in Edwardian London.

Stars: Sam Waterston, George Innes, A.C. Weary, Julian Glover

Votes: 96

16. The Irish R.M. (1983–1985)
Episode: Lisheen Races (1985)

50 min | Comedy, Drama

8.4
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As the Lisheen Races take hold of Skebawn, Sally strikes a deal to enter the competition, while Mrs. Cadogan discourages Peter from betting on the horses. The Major is surprised to learn ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Peter Bowles, Bryan Murray, Lise Ann McLaughlin, Sarah Badel

Votes: 5

17. The Irish R.M. (1983–1985)
Episode: The Devil You Know (1985)

52 min | Comedy, Drama

8.4
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The major receives an offer to become R.M. in a community closer to Dublin. Upon hearing of the offer, Mrs. Cadogan and the rest of the household think it's a joke. But unexpected frustrations cause the Major to resign.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Peter Bowles, Bryan Murray, Lise Ann McLaughlin, Sarah Badel

Votes: 7

18. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: The Return of the Invincible Man (1985)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

8.4
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When Arthur's tailor Solly's staff strike for more pay Solly asks Arthur to stage a burglary to prove the wages were stolen. Inept safe-cracker Scotch Harry is keen to oblige but fails ... See full summary »

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

Votes: 27

19. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: Whose Wife Is It Anyway? (1980)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

8.4
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Arthur goes to the hospital to visit his friend Alex, who has been the victim of a hit-and-run incident. Whether or not it was an accident is a moot point as Terry discovers when he agrees ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: George Cole, Dennis Waterman, Janet Key, David Daker

Votes: 31

20. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: Second Hand Pose (1984)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

8.3
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After he has got himself stuck in an industrial meat freezer cabinet whilst working for Arthur, Terry decides to leave his services and help his friend Charlie in the second hand business. ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Dennis Waterman, George Cole, Billy Murray, Stacy Dorning

Votes: 26

21. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: The Smaller They Are... (1979)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

8.3
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Small-time crook Scotch Harry steals a suit-case from an airport, which contains a lot of money. The police are after him and Arthur agrees to broker a deal for its return, minus his ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Dennis Waterman, George Cole, Phil McCall, Hans Meyer

Votes: 31

22. 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: 3,468

23. A History of Horror with Mark Gatiss (2010– )

177 min | Documentary

8.2
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Mark Gatiss examines the history of the horror film, from classic Hollywood monsters to Hammer's glory days and beyond.

Stars: Mark Gatiss, John Carpenter, Michael Roberts, Barbara Steele

Votes: 463

24. The Irish R.M. (1983–1985)
Episode: Apollo Riggs (1985)

51 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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The Major's sister, Barbara, looks after him in Philippa's absence. Cousin Andrew also arrives to help and begins to fix everything in sight, including a crumbling chimney and a mysterious ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Peter Bowles, Bryan Murray, Lise Ann McLaughlin, Sarah Badel

Votes: 5

25. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: Broken Arrow (1982)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

8.2
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Arthur encounters Dafydd, a young Welshman who is a superb darts player and enters him for a contest, where he gets nobbled. Undeterred Arthur decides to manage Dafydd and enter him for a ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Dennis Waterman, George Cole, Sean Mathias, Edward Peel

Votes: 18

26. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: It's a Sorry Lorry Morrie (1989)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

8.2
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Terry goes into panic mode when he finds himself facing the prospect of another stint in prison after the police stake-out a stolen van full of electrical items that he has collected for ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Dennis Waterman, George Cole, Glynn Edwards, Ronald Fraser

Votes: 27

27. The Irish R.M. (1983–1985)
Episode: The Muse in Skebawn (1985)

51 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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With Philippa gone to England to tend to her ailing mother, Major Yeate's problems multiply. A shifty entrepreneur brings moving pictures into Skebawn, creating havoc that the Major must ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Peter Bowles, Bryan Murray, Lise Ann McLaughlin, Anna Manahan

Votes: 5

28. The Millionaire (1955–1960)

30 min | Drama

8.1
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In this hit 1950's TV series, a millionaire indulges himself giving away one million dollars apiece to persons that he has never met.

Stars: Marvin Miller, Paul Frees, Roy Gordon, Russ Conway

Votes: 319

29. Journey to the Unknown (1968– )

60 min | Mystery, Thriller, Sci-Fi

8.1
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A British anthology series about everyday people finding themselves put into unusual circumstances...many of them supernatural in nature.

Stars: Michael Callan, Joseph Cotten, Brandon De Wilde, Julie Harris

Votes: 106

30. The Irish R.M. (1983–1985)

Comedy, Drama

8.1
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When Major Sinclair Yeates leaves his home in England to work as the Irish Resident Magistrate, he finds that the justice system needs tempering somewhat to suit the local needs - and that ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Bowles, Bryan Murray, Anna Manahan, Brendan Conroy

Votes: 138

31. The Irish R.M. (1983–1985)
Episode: A Horse! A Horse! (1984)

50 min | Comedy, Drama

8.1
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Mrs. Cadogan leaves for a funeral and a job cook is hired to replace her. Flurry and Sally return from their honeymoon in Paris, and Flurry is up to his old tricks again. He convinces Major... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Peter Bowles, Bryan Murray, Doran Godwin, Lise Ann McLaughlin

Votes: 10

32. The Flame Trees of Thika (1981– )

50 min | Biography, Drama

8.0
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Elspeth and her unconventional parents decide to settle down in Kenya and begin a coffee plantation. This is a time of discovery for Elspeth, as she encounters the incredible beauty and ... See full summary »

Stars: Hayley Mills, David Robb, Holly Aird, Mick Chege

Votes: 287

33. Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson (1980– )

25 min | Mystery

8.0
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Shot in Polish-British co-production series of short stories based on themes of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle - "father" of the world's most famous detective: Sherlock Holmes. Each episode is a ... See full summary »

Stars: Geoffrey Whitehead, Donald Pickering, Patrick Newell, Tommy Godfrey

Votes: 77

34. The Irish R.M. (1983–1985)
Episode: A Friend of Her Youth (1985)

50 min | Comedy, Drama

8.0
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Babs fondly reminisces about her old friend, Julian Chichester, who is coming to stay at Shreelane. But no sooner does Chichester arrive than he begins to scorn the Major's household, ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Peter Bowles, Bryan Murray, Lise Ann McLaughlin, Sarah Badel

Votes: 6

35. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: Aces High and Sometimes Very Low (1979)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

8.0
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Professional gambler Maurice Michaelson is barred from the casino where he has broken the bank and he is later robbed of his winnings. He sells Arthur his car for stake money and, minded by... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Dennis Waterman, George Cole, Anthony Valentine, Dimitri Andreas

Votes: 33

36. Sodankylä ikuisesti (2010– )
Episode: Elokuvan vuosisata (2010)

90 min | Documentary

8.0
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Director: Peter von Bagh | Stars: Peter von Bagh, Milos Forman, Marlen Khutsiev, Robert Parrish

Votes: 18

37. The Irish R.M. (1983–1985)
Episode: Oweneen the Sprat (1984)

50 min | Comedy, Drama

8.0
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Christmas proves a tense time for the Yeateses when Philippa collides with Oweneen while driving the carriage. When it's discovered that one of the people injured in the carriage accident ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Peter Bowles, Bryan Murray, Doran Godwin, Lise Ann McLaughlin

Votes: 8

38. The Avengers (1961–1969)
Episode: The Girl from Auntie (1966)

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

8.0
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When Steed returns home early from a holiday, he finds Mrs. Peel replaced by an actress, Georgie Price-Jones. Subsequently everyone involved in the hiring of Georgie is stabbed to death ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Patrick Macnee, Diana Rigg, Liz Fraser, Alfred Burke

Votes: 155

39. The Avengers (1961–1969)
Episode: The Town of No Return (1965)

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

8.0
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Steed and Emma visit a mysterious coastal town where several agents have vanished, and where the locals are not all they seem.

Directors: Roy Ward Baker, Peter Graham Scott | Stars: Patrick Macnee, Diana Rigg, Alan MacNaughtan, Patrick Newell

Votes: 230

40. Return of the Saint (1978–1979)
Episode: Tower Bridge Is Falling Down (1978)

Adventure, Crime

8.0
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When Charlie Stewart is found crushed to death on one of his demolition sites his daughter Jenny seeks the Saint's help. She is convinced that her father was killed by his business partner ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Alfie Bass, Alan Browning, Fiona Curzon, Terry Duggan

Votes: 5

41. A Night to Remember (1958)

Not Rated | 123 min | Action, Biography, Drama

7.9
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An account of the ill-fated maiden voyage of RMS Titanic in 1912.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Kenneth More, Ronald Allen, Robert Ayres, Honor Blackman

Votes: 11,083

42. The Lady Vanishes (1938)

Approved | 96 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.9
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While traveling in continental Europe, a rich young playgirl realizes that an elderly lady seems to have disappeared from the train.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Michael Redgrave, Paul Lukas, Dame May Whitty

Votes: 37,846

43. Sodankylä ikuisesti (2010– )
Episode: Ensimmäisen elokuvamuiston kaiho (2010)

59 min | Documentary

7.9
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Director: Peter von Bagh | Stars: Peter von Bagh, Jean-Marie Sénia, Maud Linder, Jean Dréville

Votes: 8

44. A History of Horror with Mark Gatiss (2010– )
Episode: Home Counties Horror (2010)

59 min | Documentary

7.9
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Director: Rachel Jardine | Stars: Mark Gatiss, Roy Ward Baker, John Carpenter, Roger Corman

Votes: 47

45. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: The Dessert Song (1980)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.9
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Having saved Charlie, a Greek-Cypriot, from a beating, Terry learns that Christina, Charlie's cousin, is also being threatened by her brother-in-law, who wants to take over their Greek ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Dennis Waterman, George Cole, Diane Keen, Peter Bland

Votes: 25

46. The Baron (1966– )
Episode: The Man Outside (1967)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.9
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In Scotland Douglas MacRae,another antique dealer and friend of the Baron,is murdered by American mobsters who intercept him in the course of a 'job he has to finish'. Though the coroner's ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Steve Forrest, Sue Lloyd, David Bauer, Paul Maxwell

Votes: 7

47. Minder (1979–1994)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.8
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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: 1,296

48. The Champions (1968–1969)

60 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.8
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Craig Stirling, Sharron Macready and Richard Barrett were agents for Nemesis, an international intelligence organization based in Geneva. Their first mission as a team was to investigate ... See full summary »

Stars: Stuart Damon, Alexandra Bastedo, William Gaunt, Anthony Nicholls

Votes: 696

49. 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

50. Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror (1994 TV Movie)

100 min | Documentary, Horror

7.8
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The history of Hammer Films and their legacy, narrated by the studio's most beloved stars, Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee.

Director: Ted Newsom | Stars: Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Roy Ward Baker, James Bernard

Votes: 212

51. Reputations (1994–2002)

50 min | Documentary

7.8
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Stars: Denis Lawson, Jancis Robinson, Josette Simon, Veronika Hyks

Votes: 8

52. The Persuaders! (1971–1972)
Episode: Read and Destroy (1972)

52 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.8
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The Persuaders and every spy in the business are after a British Agent for his highly confidential memoirs, nevertheless, before retrieving the manuscripts, they must first find them.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Tony Curtis, Roger Moore, Joss Ackland, Nigel Green

Votes: 100

53. The Persuaders! (1971–1972)
Episode: Someone Like Me (1971)

52 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.8
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Knocked unconscious after a staged road block, Brett awakes in a fake hospital, from which he eventually escapes, to be told by Danny that he has a double who has been impersonating him. ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Tony Curtis, Roger Moore, Reginald Marsh, Tony Wright

Votes: 125

54. Gideon C.I.D. (1964– )
Episode: The White Rat (1964)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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A series of warehouse robberies are led by a creepy albino mastermind who obsesses over a pet rat. After a night watchman is killed during a heist, one of CID's veteran detectives suspects and then goes after him, with violent results.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: John Gregson, Alexander Davion, Daphne Anderson, Virginia Maskell

Votes: 10

55. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: Waiting for Goddard (1985)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.8
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Private investigator Caroline Selby seeks Arthur's help in locating eccentric recluse and inventor Albert Goddard, who has come into an inheritance. Seeking a rake-off, Arthur acts as ... See full summary »

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

Votes: 20

56. Oh, Mr. Porter! (1937)

85 min | Comedy

7.7
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With the help of a relative, a hopeless railway employee is made stationmaster of Buggleskelly. Determined to make his mark, he devises a number of schemes to put Buggleskelly on the railway map, but instead falls foul of a gang of gun runners.

Director: Marcel Varnel | Stars: Will Hay, Moore Marriott, Graham Moffatt, Sebastian Smith

Votes: 1,312

57. Ask a Policeman (1939)

83 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.7
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The mirthful adventures of Police-Sergeant Samuel Dudfoot and his two constables, Albert Brown and Jeremiah Harbottle, who stage a fabricated crime-wave to save their jobs---and then find themselves involved in the real thing.

Director: Marcel Varnel | Stars: Will Hay, Graham Moffatt, Moore Marriott, Glennis Lorimer

Votes: 629

58. Inside the Fear Factory (2003 Video)

20 min | Documentary, Short

7.7
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An overview of the history of Great Britain's Amicus Films, which was a rival of Hammer Studios in the horror field. Included are interviews with company co-founder Max Rosenberg, cameraman... See full summary »

Stars: Roy Ward Baker, Peter Cushing, Freddie Francis, Barbara Parkins

Votes: 6

59. The Flame Trees of Thika (1981– )
Episode: Happy New Year (1981)

50 min | Biography, Drama

7.7
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At the end of 1913, Tilly and Robin travel to Nairobi with the Palmers to ring in the new year. They leave Eslpeth in the care of Mrs. Nimmo, whose husband is still away. On New Year's eve,... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Hayley Mills, David Robb, Nicholas Jones, Sharon Maughan

Votes: 12

60. Reputations (1994–2002)
Episode: Hitch: Alfred the Great (1999)

60 min | Documentary

7.7
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First episode of a two-part profile on the life and films of Alfred Hitchcock.

Director: Tim Kirby | Stars: Denis Lawson, Jim Forster, Ronald Markham, Matthew Smart

Votes: 52

61. British Film Forever (2007)
Episode: Magic, Murder and Monsters: The Story of British Horror and Fantasy (2007)

88 min | Documentary, History

7.7
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Director: Angus Cameron | Stars: Jessica Hynes, Simon Pegg, Danny Boyle, Anne Billson

Votes: 20

62. Gideon C.I.D. (1964– )
Episode: Subway to Revenge (1965)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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A man tries to push an accountant off a crowded subway platform. Only his friend takes it seriously and pesters Gideon to look for the would-be killer. Gideon finds three more sudden deaths and the race is on to find a motive.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: John Gregson, Alexander Davion, Daphne Anderson, Anne Lawson

Votes: 7

63. The Flame Trees of Thika (1981– )
Episode: The Drums of War (1981)

49 min | Biography, Drama

7.7
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With Robin away, Tilly decides to go to Nairobi to do what she can for he war effort. As a result, Elspeth must go lives with the Robinsons, a wealthy merchant family who have a resident ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Hayley Mills, David Robb, Sharon Maughan, Ben Cross

Votes: 11

64. The Baron (1966– )

49 min | Crime, Drama

7.6
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Stories of an antique dealer who is really an undercover agent.

Stars: Steve Forrest, Sue Lloyd, Paul Ferris, Colin Gordon

Votes: 159

65. The Champions (1968–1969)
Episode: Autokill (1969)

49 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.6
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George Brading, a Nemesis agent, goes missing for two days and when he re-surfaces, shoots an American officer in the Nemesis headquarters. Some time afterwards, he dies, presumably of ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Stuart Damon, Alexandra Bastedo, William Gaunt, Anthony Nicholls

Votes: 22

66. The Flame Trees of Thika (1981– )
Episode: Hyenas Will Eat Anything (1981)

51 min | Biography, Drama

7.6
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The Grants get new neighbors when Hereward and Lettice Palmer arrive. He was an officer in the British Indian Army and neither seem prepared for the hardship they must face. Lettice almost ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Hayley Mills, David Robb, Nicholas Jones, Sharon Maughan

Votes: 11

67. The Champions (1968–1969)
Episode: Nutcracker (1969)

49 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.6
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After a trip to the dentist government minister Lord Mauncey enters a secret vault and attempts to steal the F File, which contains the country's most important defence information. He is ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Stuart Damon, Alexandra Bastedo, William Gaunt, Anthony Nicholls

Votes: 22

68. Journey to the Unknown (1968– )
Episode: The Indian Spirit Guide (1968)

60 min | Mystery, Thriller, Sci-Fi

7.6
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A widow desperate to contact her late husband falls prey to a con artist out to expose phony spiritualists.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Julie Harris, Tom Adams, Tracy Reed, Catherine Lacey

Votes: 17

69. The Saint (1962–1969)
Episode: The Scorpion (1964)

49 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.6
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A petty crook is murdered after telling Simon that he has been paid to steal documents for blackmail purposes by a villain known as the Scorpion.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Roger Moore, Katherine Woodville, Nyree Dawn Porter, Dudley Sutton

Votes: 30

70. The Saint (1962–1969)
Episode: The Time to Die (1968)

49 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.6
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Whilst in the company of his journalist friend Mary Ellen, the Saint receives a number of death threats, most starkly a wreath which informs him that he will be killed in two days' time. A ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Roger Moore, Suzanne Lloyd, Maurice Good, John Barcroft

Votes: 40

71. 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: 3,052

72. Fairly Secret Army (1984–1986)

30 min | Comedy

7.5
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A retired British Army major tries to fight the forces of anarchy by setting up a supposedly secret taskforce.

Stars: Geoffrey Palmer, Diane Fletcher, Michael Robbins, Liz Fraser

Votes: 35

73. Sodankylä ikuisesti (2010– )

270 min | Documentary

7.5
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Sodankyla film festival started at 1986 and was created by Finnish directors Anssi Manttari, Aki and Mika Kaurismaki... See full synopsis »

Stars: Peter von Bagh, Robert Parrish, Roy Ward Baker, Víctor Erice

Votes: 63

74. My Partner the Ghost (1969–1971)
Episode: But What a Sweet Little Room (1969)

Not Rated | 51 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.5
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After Anne Fenwick is killed by gold-digging boyfriend 'Bunny' de Crecy, her niece Julia, unaware of Anne's fate, asks Jeff to locate her, telling him that she attended a seance given by ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Mike Pratt, Kenneth Cope, Annette Andre, Michael Goodliffe

Votes: 29

75. The Flame Trees of Thika (1981– )
Episode: Friends in High Places (1981)

51 min | Biography, Drama

7.5
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Elspeth and Sammy are in put in danger when they face a herd of rampaging elephants. Mrs. Nimmo attends to Sammy's wife who has had a miscarriage, but her recommendation that the woman be ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Hayley Mills, David Robb, Holly Aird, Mick Chege

Votes: 10

76. The Flame Trees of Thika (1981– )
Episode: Safari (1981)

50 min | Biography, Drama

7.5
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With Robin and Elspeth staying behind at the farm, Tilly joins the Palmers and Ian Crawford on safari. Lettice finally admits to Ian that she loves him. Things come to a boil between Ian ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Hayley Mills, David Robb, Ben Cross, Sharon Maughan

Votes: 11

77. The Flame Trees of Thika (1981– )
Episode: The Promised Land (1981)

50 min | Biography, Drama

7.5
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Young Elspeth arrives in Thika, Kenya, with her optimistic parents who have purchased an unpromising tract of land in hopes of establishing a coffee farm.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Hayley Mills, David Robb, Holly Aird, John Nettleton

Votes: 11

78. The Baron (1966– )
Episode: There's Someone Close Behind You (1966)

Crime, Drama

7.5
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Having received a tip-off that the Lynstead art collection is about to be burgled Mannering lies in wait with the police for the thieves but one of the officers is shot and killed by gang ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Steve Forrest, Sue Lloyd, Richard Wyler, Jerome Willis

Votes: 8

79. Jason King (1971–1972)
Episode: A Royal Flush (1972)

Action, Adventure

7.4
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A mysterious girl calling herself Karen invites Jason to meet her at the Capri hotel but when he gets there he finds a note requesting he catches up with her at a night-club. He meets up ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Peter Wyngarde, Elaine Taylor, Penelope Horner, Wolfe Morris

Votes: 5

80. The Avengers (1961–1969)
Episode: Room Without a View (1966)

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

7.4
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Dr. Wadkin, one of 7 scientist who have disappeared over the last year, suddenly reappears and attacks his Chinese wife. Steed and Peel find out that all of the missing scientist stayed at ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Patrick Macnee, Diana Rigg, Paul Whitsun-Jones, Peter Jeffrey

Votes: 122

81. The Saint (1962–1969)
Episode: The Queen's Ransom (1966)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.4
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Whilst in Monte Carlo the Saint saves the life of Fallouda, the ex-king of Fedyra. Fallouda tells him he aims to return to power by raising money by selling the jewellery of his wife, Queen... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Roger Moore, Dawn Addams, George Pastell, Nora Nicholson

Votes: 82

82. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: Why Pay Tax (1982)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.4
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Terry agrees to accompany a bookie named Barry to an empty car-park where Barry is going to hand over the winnings to a punter. Too late, however, Terry realizes that he has been caught up ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Dennis Waterman, George Cole, Nigel Davenport, Kika Markham

Votes: 21

83. Night Train to Munich (1940)

Not Rated | 90 min | Thriller, War

7.3
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When Germany invades Czechoslovakia, the German and the British intelligence services try to capture Czech scientist Axel Bomasch, inventor of a new type of armor-plating.

Director: Carol Reed | Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Rex Harrison, Paul Henreid, Basil Radford

Votes: 3,314

84. Department S (1969–1970)

60 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.3
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An elite department within Interpol, Department S inherited those cases which the other member groups had failed to solve. The brains of the group was Jason King, a hedonistic maverick who ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Wyngarde, Joel Fabiani, Rosemary Nicols, Dennis Alaba Peters

Votes: 289

85. We Remember Marilyn (1996 Video)

97 min | Documentary, Biography

7.3
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Uses still photographs, home movies, film clips, theatrical trailers, newsreel footage, and a woman's voice speaking for her to tell the actress's story. She grew up close to Hollywood, her... See full summary »

Director: Ted Newsom | Stars: Trudi Jo Marie Keck, James Bacon, Roy Ward Baker, Jack Benny

Votes: 35

86. The Saint (1962–1969)
Episode: Legacy for the Saint (1968)

49 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.3
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Having met his maker in an explosion in his car, retired villain Ed Brown shows a posthumous film to several rival gangsters which is also viewed by Brown's daughter Penny, previously ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Roger Moore, Ivor Dean, Alan MacNaughtan, T.P. McKenna

Votes: 42

87. The Saint (1962–1969)
Episode: Little Girl Lost (1966)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.3
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In Ireland the Saint rescues a girl called Mildred from thugs. She tells him that she is Hitler's daughter and she is being used in a plot to revive Naziism. Sceptical of this yarn the ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Roger Moore, June Ritchie, Noel Purcell, Shay Gorman

Votes: 54

88. The Baron (1966– )
Episode: Night of the Hunter (1967)

Crime, Drama

7.3
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Mannering has sold some antiques on behalf of Madame Nicharos, the wife of a deposed Balkan president. Before he can deliver the money to her he is confronted by the general who led the ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Steve Forrest, Sue Lloyd, Derek Godfrey, Katharine Blake

Votes: 6

89. The Saint (1962–1969)
Episode: The Art Collectors (1967)

49 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.3
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In Paris the Saint meets Natasha, who tells him she wishes to sell some priceless paintings. They contact an art dealer but he is intercepted by phony policemen who tell Natasha that the ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Roger Moore, Ann Bell, Peter Bowles, Nadja Regin

Votes: 41

90. The Avengers (1961–1969)
Episode: The Thirteenth Hole (1966)

TV-14 | 51 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.3
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Steed and Mrs. Peel join an exclusive golf club to catch a government scientist passing secrets to the Iron Curtain.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Patrick Macnee, Diana Rigg, Patrick Allen, Hugh Manning

Votes: 124

91. The Avengers (1961–1969)
Episode: Two's a Crowd (1965)

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

7.3
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A mysterious Russian called Psev is arriving for a conference at which Steed and Mrs. Peel have been hired to act as the security guards. However, a man called Gordon Webster who is an ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Patrick Macnee, Diana Rigg, Warren Mitchell, Maria Machado

Votes: 134

92. My Partner the Ghost (1969–1971)
Episode: Who Killed Cock Robin? (1969)

Not Rated | 51 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.3
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Mr. Laverick, a solicitor, approaches Jeff with a bizarre assignment - to act as minder to an aviary of birds belonging to the late, eccentric Mrs. Wentworth Howe. Her will stipulates that ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Mike Pratt, Kenneth Cope, Annette Andre, Cyril Luckham

Votes: 27

93. Jason King (1971–1972)
Episode: Zenia (1972)

Action, Adventure

7.3
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Whilst travelling on a plane Jason recognizes a man whom he knew from his Department 'S' days to be a professional assassin and so he is intrigued and on his guard when he arrives at his ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Peter Wyngarde, Patricia English, Michael Goodliffe, Donald Burton

Votes: 6

94. The Anniversary (1968)

Approved | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller

7.2
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Three sons who work in the family construction business help their overbearing mother celebrate her anniversary to her late husband.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Bette Davis, Sheila Hancock, Jack Hedley, James Cossins

Votes: 1,714

95. Jason King (1971–1972)

60 min | Action, Adventure

7.2
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This spin-off from the earlier "Department S" continued the adventures of hedonistic, womanizing dandy Jason King. After leaving Department S, Jason settled down to a full-time career of ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Wyngarde, Anne Sharp, Ronald Lacey, Lee Patterson

Votes: 189

96. Inferno (1953)

Approved | 83 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.2
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A tough, hard-driving business tycoon suffers a broken leg and is left to die in the desert by his scheming wife and her greedy lover.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Robert Ryan, Rhonda Fleming, William Lundigan, Larry Keating

Votes: 760

97. I'll Never Forget You (1951)

90 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

7.2
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A scientist obsessed with the past transports himself back in time to 18th-century London, where he falls in love with a beautiful young woman.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Tyrone Power, Ann Blyth, Michael Rennie, Dennis Price

Votes: 542

98. The One That Got Away (1957)

106 min | Adventure, Drama, War

7.2
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A cocky German flight officer is shot down over England and makes numerous attempts to escape to fight again.

Director: Roy Ward Baker | Stars: Hardy Krüger, Colin Gordon, Michael Goodliffe, Terence Alexander

Votes: 1,461

99. 100 Years of Horror (1996– )

Unrated | 343 min | Documentary, Horror

7.2
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Clips from Horror Films.

Stars: Christopher Lee, Roger Corman, Hugh M. Hefner, Fred Olen Ray

Votes: 253

100. Paul Merton Looks at Alfred Hitchcock (2009 TV Movie)

59 min | Documentary

7.2
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Paul Merton looks at the British films of Alfred Hitchcock, the silent films and the early sound films.

Director: Paul Merton | Stars: Paul Merton, Kiri Bloom, Matthew Earley, Luke Engelen

Votes: 44