Highest Rated Titles With John Bardon


1. Only Fools and Horses.... (1981–2003)

TV-PG | 95 min | Comedy

8.9
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Comedy that follows two brothers from London's rough Peckham estate as they wheel and deal through a number of dodgy deals as they search for the big score that'll make them millionaires.

Stars: David Jason, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Roger Lloyd Pack, Buster Merryfield

Votes: 35,651

2. Thin Air (1988– )

50 min | Thriller

8.9
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Short drama series about Rachel Hamilton, a radio station reporter who investigates corruption in her community.

Stars: James Aubrey, Cristina Avery, Brian Bovell, Kate Hardie

Votes: 7

3. CBS Children's Film Festival (1967–1978)

Family

8.8
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Kukla, Fran and Ollie hosted this film program. They would introduce children's films from around the world. In between, the three would act in short skits.

Stars: Perry Benson, Anoop Singh, Raymond Boal, Joey Davidson

Votes: 44

4. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: Poetic Justice, Innit? (1982)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

8.8
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Terry's girlfriend Debbie is now working as a mobile hair-dresser but unfortunately the first house she visits gets robbed. Debbie is a witness to the robbery but the police suspect that ... See full summary »

Director: Terry Green | Stars: Dennis Waterman, George Cole, Glynn Edwards, Diana Malin

Votes: 28

5. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole on Trial (1992)

51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.8
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When Rumpole is charged by Judge Oliphant with contempt of court and faces disbarment, Hilda persuades Sam Ballard to defend him.

Director: John Gorrie | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Robin Bailey, James Grout

Votes: 50

6. Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989–2013)

TV-14 | 100 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime

8.6
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From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions.

Stars: David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson, Pauline Moran

Votes: 28,288

7. Keeper (1994 TV Short)

11 min | Drama, Short

8.6
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A Kane and Abel story of sibling rivalry in the competitive world of soccer.

Director: Mike Cuff | Stars: John Bardon, Aran Bell, Alan Gilchrist, David Hargreaves

Votes: 18

8. Only Fools and Horses.... (1981–2003)
Episode: The Longest Night (1986)

TV-PG | 28 min | Comedy

8.6
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Del, Rodney, and Albert are mistakenly apprehended as shoplifters by an overzealous security guard at the Top Buy Supermarket. And things get worse when they're taken to the manager's ... See full summary »

Director: Mandie Fletcher | Stars: David Jason, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Buster Merryfield, John Bardon

Votes: 241

9. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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The cases of a portly and eccentric criminal law barrister.

Stars: Leo McKern, Jonathan Coy, Julian Curry, Marion Mathie

Votes: 845

10. Heartbeat (1992– )
Episode: Affairs of the Heart (1997)

Drama, Comedy, Crime

8.5
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The day of Nick's and Jo's wedding has arrived. To calm his nerves Nick takes a ride in his car when he is flagged down by a woman because of an accident. Suddenly the woman drives away in ... See full summary »

Director: John Anderson | Stars: Nick Berry, Bill Maynard, Derek Fowlds, William Simons

Votes: 8

11. Lorna Doone (1976– )

55 min | Drama, Romance

8.4
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Stars: Emily Richard, John Sommerville, Lucinda Gane, Ian Hogg

Votes: 20

12. Unbroadcastable 'Have I Got News for You' (1995 Video)

77 min | Comedy, Game-Show

8.3
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Special guests Eddie Izzard and Richard Wilson join regulars Angus Deayton, Ian Hislop and Paul Merton for a special edition of the satirical TV news quiz; an all-out attack on the big news... See full summary »

Director: Ben Gosling Fuller | Stars: Angus Deayton, Ian Hislop, Paul Merton, Eddie Izzard

Votes: 34

13. Are You Being Served? (1972–1985)
Episode: No Sale (1976)

TV-PG | 28 min | Comedy

8.3
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When Grace Brothers' experiment with an early morning opening time proves a success, the disgruntled floor staff decide to sabotage it.

Director: Ray Butt | Stars: Mollie Sugden, Trevor Bannister, Frank Thornton, John Inman

Votes: 81

14. Dad's Army (1968–1977)
Episode: Ring Dem Bells (1975)

29 min | Comedy, War

8.3
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The Walmington on Sea Home Guard is excited to be selected to 'act' in a army film, but when it becomes clear they'll play Nazis and how unkind the camera could be, captain Mainwaring ... See full summary »

Director: David Croft | Stars: Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier, Clive Dunn, John Laurie

Votes: 50

15. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Barrow Boy (1988)

51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Nigel Timson, one of the few members of the notorious Timson clan to have a legitimate job, is defended by Rumpole on a charge of insider trading.

Director: Julian Amyes | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Peter Blythe, Julian Curry

Votes: 27

16. Law & Order (1978– )

80 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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Four-part drama series about the British juicidal system, dealing with an investigation presented from the perspectives of the police force, the criminal, the solicitor and the prison system.

Stars: Peter Dean, Derek Martin, Deirdre Costello, Billy Cornelius

Votes: 65

17. Johnny Jarvis (1983– )

50 min | Drama

8.2
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Stars: Mark Farmer, Ian Sears, Diana Davies, Jamie Foreman

Votes: 41

18. Prince Regent (1979– )

50 min

8.2
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The life and times of George (1762-1830), Prince of Wales, from his early days of debauchery to his ascent to the throne as George IV. His two marriages (one legal, one not), his mistresses... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Egan, Bosco Hogan, Nigel Davenport, Frances White

Votes: 19

19. ITV Sunday Night Drama (1959–1980)

Drama

8.2
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Stars: André Morell, Cherry Morris, Michael Kitchen, Terry Scully

Votes: 8

20. Goodnight Sweetheart (1993–2016)
Episode: It's a Sin to Tell a Lie (1996)

Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.2
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Gary, Reg and Phoebe attempt to apprehend a Nazi spy.

Director: Terry Kinane | Stars: Nicholas Lyndhurst, Dervla Kirwan, Michelle Holmes, Christopher Ettridge

Votes: 21

21. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole and the Children of the Devil (1992)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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A well-meaning social worker takes custody of an eight year-old Timson girl charging that the family is involved with devil worship.

Director: James Cellan Jones | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Peter Blythe, Abigail McKern

Votes: 28

22. Are You Being Served? (1972–1985)

TV-PG | 28 min | Comedy

8.1
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The misadventures of the staff of a retail floor of a major department store.

Stars: Mollie Sugden, John Inman, Frank Thornton, Wendy Richard

Votes: 5,472

23. The Sweeney (1975–1978)

60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.1
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British Police television 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: 1,262

24. Dad's Army (1968–1977)

30 min | Comedy, War

8.1
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A ragtag group of Home Guard volunteers prepare for an imminent German invasion during World War II.

Stars: Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier, Clive Dunn, John Laurie

Votes: 4,283

25. Drop the Dead Donkey (1990–1998)

Comedy

8.1
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Political satire about a television news company.

Stars: Neil Pearson, Jeff Rawle, David Swift, Stephen Tompkinson

Votes: 967

26. Bramwell (1995– )

54 min | Drama

8.1
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In 1895, women were not expected to work - or even know about - medicine. Women were expected to work as house-wives, mothers, teachers and nurses. One woman was determined to change that. ... See full summary »

Stars: Jemma Redgrave, Ruth Sheen, David Calder, Kevin McMonagle

Votes: 538

27. The Sweeney (1975–1978)
Episode: Faces (1975)

Action, Comedy, Crime

8.1
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A masked gang robs a security van and Carter's informant names ex-soldier Tober as its leader. Regan trails the gang to their junk shop hide-out where they plot their next heist for their ... See full summary »

Director: William Brayne | Stars: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan, Colin Welland

Votes: 47

28. The Famous Five (1978–1979)
Episode: Five Go Off to Camp: Episode One (1978)

Adventure, Crime, Family

8.1
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Director: James Gatward | Stars: Marcus Harris, Gary Russell, Jennifer Thanisch, Michele Galagher

Votes: 13

29. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)
Episode: Rumpole's Last Case (1987)

52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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While defending one of the Timson clan, Rumpole makes an exotic horse racing bet which may allow him to retire if he wins.

Director: Rodney Bennett | Stars: Leo McKern, Marion Mathie, Bill Fraser, Patricia Hodge

Votes: 29

30. The Paradise Club (1989–1990)

50 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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Two brothers, Frank & Danny Kane are the sons of "Ma Kane" who ran the South Side with a rod of iron. Frank has become a priest but leaves the church after a misunderstanding with the ... See full summary »

Stars: Don Henderson, Leslie Grantham, Leon Herbert, Barbara Wilshere

Votes: 64

31. Giving Tongue (1996 TV Movie)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

8.0
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Jessie Fielding is a young MP who is trying to get an anti-hunting bill through the two Houses of Parliament, which is a little surprising as she hunted as a teenager with friend Barb Gale.... See full summary »

Director: Stefan Schwartz | Stars: Charlotte Coleman, Clare Holman, Paul Venables, Shireen Shah

Votes: 17

32. Lovejoy (1986–1994)
Episode: The Last of the Uzkoks (1994)

48 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.0
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Lovejoy is hired by half a dozen claimants to track down the provenance of an artophorian, a priceless vessel from a centuries old Greek Orthodox communion set.

Director: Ian McShane | Stars: Ian McShane, Dudley Sutton, Caroline Langrishe, Diane Parish

Votes: 22

33. Lovejoy (1986–1994)

50 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

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

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

Votes: 2,206

34. Hope It Rains (1991–1992)

30 min | Comedy

7.9
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When her mother dies, independent but unemployed Jace goes to live with her cantankerous godfather who runs a dilapidated wax museum in a seedy English seaside resort.

Stars: Tom Bell, Holly Aird, Eamon Boland, Jenny Lee

Votes: 21

35. The Return of the Antelope (1986–1988)

60 min | Family, Drama

7.9
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Stars: John Quentin, John Branwell, Fiona McArthur, Stephanie Cole

Votes: 21

36. The Famous Five (1978–1979)
Episode: Five Go Off to Camp: Episode Two (1978)

Adventure, Crime, Family

7.9
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Despite warnings from a Mr. Andrews, Julian and Dick sneak back to the old goods station - but this time catch a glimpse of a spook train. Convinced something sinister is behind the trains ... See full summary »

Director: James Gatward | Stars: Marcus Harris, Gary Russell, Jennifer Thanisch, Michele Galagher

Votes: 12

37. Midsomer Murders (1997– )
Episode: Written in Blood (1998)

TV-14 | 102 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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After a noted author speaks before a group of local Midsomer writers, the naked body of the event's host is found bludgeoned to death in his bedroom.

Director: Jeremy Silberston | Stars: John Nettles, Daniel Casey, Jane Wymark, Laura Howard

Votes: 592

38. Midsomer Murders (1997– )

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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A veteran DCI and his young sergeant investigate murders around the regional community of Midsomer County.

Stars: John Nettles, Jane Wymark, Barry Jackson, Jason Hughes

Votes: 17,182

39. 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: 1,353

40. Desmond's (1989–1994)

50 min | Comedy

7.8
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Desmond, his non-confirming family and the regulars of his hairdressers in Peckham, London.

Stars: Norman Beaton, Carmen Munroe, Ram John Holder, Gyearbuor Asante

Votes: 468

41. Hazell (1978–1979)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.8
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A British television series about a fictional private detective named James Hazell and his adventures.

Stars: Nicholas Ball, Roddy McMillan, Desmond McNamara, Peter Bourke

Votes: 79

42. Mystery!: Campion (1989–1990)
Episode: Flowers for the Judge: Part 1 (1990)

TV-14 | 54 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.8
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At the Golden Quill publishing house Paul Brand is at odds with his partners the Barnabas cousins - notably stuffy senior partner John - over publication of a rare manuscript by William ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Owen Morris | Stars: Peter Davison, Brian Glover, Robert Lang, Barrie Ingham

Votes: 40

43. Miss Marple: The Body in the Library (1984)

156 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Amateur detective Miss Jane Marple investigates the murder of a young woman whose body is found in the library at Gossington Hall, home of Colonel and Mrs. Arthur Bantry.

Stars: Joan Hickson, Debbie Arnold, John Bardon, Arthur Bostrom

Votes: 1,349

44. Mystery!: Campion (1989–1990)

50 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.7
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In 1930s England, a man from an aristocratic family takes up the pseudonym Albert Campion and, with the help of his ex-burglar manservant, solves mysteries.

Stars: Peter Davison, Brian Glover, Andrew Burt, Moray Watson

Votes: 554

45. The Detectives (1993–1997)
Episode: The Wembley Stadium Mystery (1996)

Comedy, Crime

7.7
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Cottam's tasked with helping the commissioner's son settle quietly in, Briggs and Louis are furious when a match has to be abandoned, and the new boy jumps to the wrong conclusions about a visit to Wembley.

Director: Steven Knight | Stars: Frank Windsor, Tony Mathews, Jasper Carrott, Robert Powell

Votes: 10

46. Goodnight Sweetheart (1993–2016)

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.6
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Mr Gary Sparrow is an ordinary bloke with an extraordinary life. By day, a very bored and uninspired TV repairman but by night, an accidental time traveler.

Stars: Nicholas Lyndhurst, Victor McGuire, Christopher Ettridge, Elizabeth Carling

Votes: 1,745

47. Play for Today (1970–1984)

75 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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A British television anthology drama series that aired on BBC1 between 1970 and 1984.

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

Votes: 175

48. Murphy's Stroke (1980 TV Movie)

71 min | Drama

7.6
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Irish millionaires put together a betting coup and go to England to pursue their illicit prize.

Director: Frank Cvitanovich | Stars: Niall Toibin, Pierce Brosnan, T.R. Bowen, Tony Doyle

Votes: 48

49. Hannay (1988–1989)

52 min | Drama

7.6
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Richard Hannay is a man of his times: an Edwardian gentleman and adventurer, a mining engineer from South Africa of Scottish origin, who lives by his own standards and wits, upholding a ... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Powell, Christopher Scoular, Gavin Richards, Jill Meager

Votes: 82

50. 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

51. That's Love (1988–1992)

30 min | Comedy

7.6
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Stars: Diana Hardcastle, Jimmy Mulville, Lynne Pearson, Matthew Cole

Votes: 15

52. Gulliver's Travels (1996– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1996)

PG | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

7.6
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Returning home after nine years lost at sea, Dr. Lemuel Gulliver obsessively relives his experiences among the tiny people of Lilliput and the giants of Brobdingnag. As a result, he is admitted to the insane asylum Bethlem Royal Hospital.

Director: Charles Sturridge | Stars: Ted Danson, Mary Steenburgen, James Fox, Ned Beatty

Votes: 18

53. Birds of a Feather (1989–2018)
Episode: Just Family (1991)

Comedy

7.6
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After years of silence Darryl's parents, Les and Olive, who don't get on with Tracey, write to him and Tracey agrees to ask them round for dinner. Dorien comes in to cook it, largely ... See full summary »

Director: Nic Phillips | Stars: Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson, Lesley Joseph, Alun Lewis

Votes: 13

54. 84 Charing Cross Road (1987)

PG | 100 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.5
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True story of a transatlantic business correspondence about used books that developed into a close friendship.

Director: David Hugh Jones | Stars: Anne Bancroft, Anthony Hopkins, Judi Dench, Jean De Baer

Votes: 6,324 | Gross: $1.08M

55. The Famous Five (1978–1979)

25 min | Adventure, Crime, Family

7.5
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Modern adaptation of Enid Blyton's adventure stories about Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timmy the dog.

Stars: Marcus Harris, Gary Russell, Jennifer Thanisch, Michele Galagher

Votes: 322

56. Love Hurts (1992–1994)

50 min | Comedy, Romance

7.5
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When Tessa Piggott goes through a messier breakup than most (her married ex-lover and ex-boss left her for a younger mistress), she looks for a new job. Deciding to leave the rat-race, she ... See full summary »

Stars: Adam Faith, Zoë Wanamaker, Tony Selby, Jane Lapotaire

Votes: 90

57. Dodger, Bonzo and the Rest (1985–1987)

30 min | Drama, Family

7.5
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Children's drama set in a foster home in London.

Stars: Lee Ross, Jenny Jay, Mark Fletcher, Jennie Goossens

Votes: 17

58. Drop the Dead Donkey (1990–1998)
Episode: Dave's Day (1991)

24 min | Comedy

7.5
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Dave seeks psychiatric help and encounters problems with a trick cyclist.

Director: Liddy Oldroyd | Stars: Robert Duncan, Haydn Gwynne, Neil Pearson, Jeff Rawle

Votes: 11

59. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: Minder's Christmas Bonus (1983)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.5
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In a less than humming Winchester Club Arthur, Terry and Dave look back on some of the scrapes into which Arthur has got himself and Terry over the past months in what is essentially a clip... See full summary »

Director: Ian Toynton | Stars: Dennis Waterman, George Cole, Glynn Edwards, George Baker

Votes: 11

60. Birds of a Feather (1989–2018)
Episode: Nuptials (1998)

Comedy

7.5
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Garth marries his Kimberley but the wedding day is fraught. Dorien, having split up with Richard, stays away, Kimberley's snobbish mother, Lynne, is getting up Tracey's nose and the noisy ... See full summary »

Directors: Terry Kinane, Hugh Thomas | Stars: Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson, Lesley Joseph, Matthew Savage

Votes: 14

61. Hi-de-Hi! (1980–1988)
Episode: The Day of Reckoning (1981)

28 min | Comedy

7.5
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Riding instructor and ex-jockey Fred Quilley panics when he hears camper Ron Armitage mention Big Mac, since Big Mac is the name of a violent man who wants to thump Fred for failing to ... See full summary »

Director: John Kilby | Stars: Simon Cadell, Paul Shane, Ruth Madoc, Jeffrey Holland

Votes: 10

62. The Detectives (1993–1997)

50 min | Comedy, Crime

7.4
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In the never ending, high tech war against crime, Detective Constables Bob Louis and David Briggs are the Scud missiles of the police arsenal of intuition, hunches and inspired guesses... ... See full summary »

Stars: Jasper Carrott, Robert Powell, George Sewell, Frank Windsor

Votes: 927

63. Shoestring (1979–1980)

50 min | Drama

7.4
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Lighthearted detective series set in the West Country, about Eddie Shoestring, a radio-phone-in detective

Stars: Trevor Eve, Michael Medwin, Doran Godwin, Liz Crowther

Votes: 208

64. This Is Your Life (1955–2003)

30 min | Documentary, Biography

7.4
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Eamonn Andrews (later Michael Aspel) surprises celebrities by presenting them with the Big Red Book before taking them into the studio to tell viewers the story of their life, featuring ... See full summary »

Stars: Eamonn Andrews, Michael Aspel, Eric Sykes, John Mills

Votes: 130

65. Mike & Angelo (1989–2000)

20 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.4
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A series about an alien living with an American boy in Britain.

Stars: Tim Whitnall, Shelley Thompson, Michael Benz, Katy Murphy

Votes: 109

66. Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989–2013)
Episode: Four and Twenty Blackbirds (1989)

TV-14 | 50 min | Drama, Mystery, Crime

7.4
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When a reclusive painter is found dead, Poirot finds the vital clue in the dead man's last meal.

Director: Renny Rye | Stars: David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson, Pauline Moran

Votes: 730

67. Miss Marple: The Body in the Library (1984)
Episode: Part 1 (1984)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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Director: Silvio Narizzano | Stars: Joan Hickson, Debbie Arnold, John Bardon, Arthur Bostrom

Votes: 33

68. Pretenders (1972– )

13 min | Adventure

7.3
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In England in 1685, two children are caught up in the Duke of Monmouth's rebellion against King James II. The series followed their various adventures, leading up to the climatic battle of Sedgemoor.

Stars: Frederick Jaeger, Curtis Arden, Elizabeth Robillard, James Cossins

Votes: 10

69. Further Up Pompeii (1991 TV Movie)

40 min | Comedy

7.3
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Director: Ian Hamilton | Stars: Frankie Howerd, Joanna Dickens, Elizabeth Anson, John Bardon

Votes: 44

70. Kit Curran (1986– )

30 min | Comedy

7.3
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Stars: Denis Lawson, Lindsay Duncan, Paul Brooke, Clive Merrison

Votes: 11

71. Bramwell (1995– )
Episode: Episode #2.6 (1996)

50 min | Drama

7.3
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Eleanor's old nanny comes to visit. Eleanor and Joe rescue a carnival attraction, a young girl with "the world's largest brain" - an enormous cyst deforming her head. Eleanor and Joe ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Unwin | Stars: Jemma Redgrave, David Calder, Kevin McMonagle, Ron Cook

Votes: 9

72. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: The Long Good Thursday (1994)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.3
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Arthur's former employee Cranky Frankie Connor escapes from prison and takes Arthur hostage, demanding to know if his wife Rosie is having an affair with Italian restaurateur Luigi, who has... See full summary »

Director: Lawrence Gordon Clark | Stars: George Cole, Gary Webster, Glynn Edwards, Matthew Scurfield

Votes: 17

73. Get Back (1992–1993)
Episode: We Can Work It Out (1992)

Comedy

7.3
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After living a life of luxury,Martin & Loretta find it hard to adjust to living with Bernie in his cramped council flat.

Director: Graeme Harper | Stars: Ray Winstone, Carol Harrison, Larry Lamb, Jane Booker

Votes: 6

74. Hippies (1999– )

30 min | Comedy

7.2
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In 1969 London, the editor of an underground magazine and his friends get into wacky situations.

Stars: Simon Pegg, Julian Rhind-Tutt, Sally Phillips, Darren Boyd

Votes: 333

75. Crown Court (1972–1984)

30 min | Drama

7.2
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Courtroom drama - each case takes three episodes. At the end of the third episode a jury of "ordinary people" comes to a verdict on the evidence presented.

Stars: Peter Wheeler, Joseph Berry, Richard Colson, David Ashford

Votes: 137

76. Get Back (1992–1993)

30 min | Comedy

7.2
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Stars: Ray Winstone, Carol Harrison, Larry Lamb, Kate Winslet

Votes: 40

77. Pericles, Prince of Tyre (1984 TV Movie)

177 min

7.2
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When Pericles discovers the dread answer to Antioch's riddle, he flees for his life straight into famine, shipwreck, love, fatherhood, and another shipwreck; he loses his wife and daughter,... See full summary »

Director: David Hugh Jones | Stars: Edward Petherbridge, John Woodvine, Edita Brychta, Mike Gwilym

Votes: 66

78. Shoestring (1979–1980)
Episode: Nine Tenths of the Law (1979)

Drama

7.2
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Mary Phillips asks for Eddie's help after her ex-husband Dennis snatches their little daughter June, a ward of court, with a view to taking her back to Australia with him. After hearing ... See full summary »

Director: Marek Kanievska | Stars: Trevor Eve, Michael Medwin, Doran Godwin, Harry H. Corbett

Votes: 11

79. The Gentle Touch (1980–1984)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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The adventures of tough lady cop Maggie Forbes.

Stars: Jill Gascoine, William Marlowe, Paul Moriarty, Brian Gwaspari

Votes: 92

80. A Sharp Intake of Breath (1977–1981)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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British sitcom in which happy-go-lucky character Peter Barnes comically and haphazardly tries to deal with the daily frustrations his life throws at him.

Stars: David Jason, Jacqueline Clarke, Richard Wilson, Alun Armstrong

Votes: 43

81. Tiny Revolutions (1981 TV Movie)

120 min | Comedy

7.1
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Slovak professor Jan Kalina, who is arrested and thrown in jail for collecting anti-government jokes. A true story.

Director: Michael Beckham | Stars: Freddie Jones, Andree Melly, Ronald Lacey, Bruce Alexander

Votes: 7

82. Gulliver's Travels (1996– )

PG | 186 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

7.0
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An Englishman returns after a long time abroad and tells his strange stories about the lands he visited which are allegories about the real world.

Stars: Ted Danson, Mary Steenburgen, James Fox, Robert Hardy

Votes: 5,571

83. ITV Playhouse (1967– )

Comedy, Drama

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

Votes: 32

84. Antony and Cleopatra (1974 TV Movie)

161 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.0
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After the murder of her lover Julius Caesar, Egypt's queen Cleopatra needs a new ally. She seduces his probable successor Mark Antony. This develops into real love and slowly leads to a war with the other possible successor, Octavius.

Director: Jon Scoffield | Stars: Richard Johnson, Janet Suzman, Rosemary McHale, Mavis Taylor Blake

Votes: 109

85. A Royal Scandal (1997 TV Movie)

Comedy, Drama

7.0
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Drama about the matrimonial disaster that took place 200 years ago between George, Prince of Wales and his wife Caroline of Brunswick.

Director: Sheree Folkson | Stars: Richard E. Grant, Susan Lynch, Michael Kitchen, Denis Lawson

Votes: 64

86. Heartbeat (1992– )

50 min | Drama, Comedy, Crime

6.9
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The 1960s lives and adventures of the police constabulary, medical staff, and residents of Ashfordly and Aidensfield.

Stars: William Simons, Derek Fowlds, Tricia Penrose, Mark Jordon

Votes: 1,928

87. East Is East (1999)

R | 96 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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In early 1970s England, a Pakistani father finds the authority he has previously maintained challenged by his increasingly Anglicized children.

Director: Damien O'Donnell | Stars: Om Puri, Linda Bassett, Jordan Routledge, Archie Panjabi

Votes: 15,348 | Gross: $4.17M

88. The Broker's Man (1997– )

50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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Drama series about an ex-policeman, who now uses his detective skills while working for insurance companies.

Stars: Kevin Whately, Annette Ekblom, Danny Worters, Holly Davidson

Votes: 75

89. Gobble (1997 TV Movie)

70 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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Director: Jimmy Mulville | Stars: Kevin Whately, Keith Barron, Jack Dee, Peter Egan

Votes: 21

90. Play for Today (1970–1984)
Episode: Dinner at the Sporting Club (1978)

63 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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John Thaw plays Dinny Mathews a small time boxing promoter who struggles with his conscience as to whether or not to provide a fighter for a Sporting Club promotion, a fighter he knows is ... See full summary »

Director: Brian Gibson | Stars: John Thaw, Billy McColl, Patrick Durkin, Jonathan Lynn

Votes: 17

91. BBC2 Playhouse (1973–1983)

Drama

6.8
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Stars: Ralph Morse, John Bluthal, Gawn Grainger, Denholm Elliott

Votes: 62

92. This Is David Harper (1990– )

30 min | Comedy

6.8
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Stars: Tony Slattery, John Bardon, Tim Barker, Ian Barritt

Votes: 13

93. Screen One (1985–2002)
Episode: Seconds Out (1992)

Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.8
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When boxer Murray Ritchie (Waddington) is framed for rape, he loses his chance of a long-awaited title fight. Released too late by the police, he blames Jack (Bell), his veteran trainer and... See full summary »

Director: Bruce MacDonald | Stars: Steven Waddington, Tom Bell, Colum Convey, Derek Newark

Votes: 6

94. Hi-de-Hi! (1980–1988)

60 min | Comedy

6.7
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Comic goings on in this series set in an English holiday camp called Maplins. The title comes from the camp's greeting, which the staff are meant to say with enthusiasm but all too often ... See full summary »

Stars: Paul Shane, Ruth Madoc, Jeffrey Holland, Felix Bowness

Votes: 808

95. C.A.T.S. Eyes (1985–1987)

90 min | Crime, Drama

6.7
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An all-female detective outfit, the "Eyes Enquiry Agency", is formed as a front for the Home Office's new security operation the Covert Activities Thames Section (or CATS for short). ... See full summary »

Stars: Jill Gascoine, Leslie Ash, Don Warrington, Tracy-Louise Ward

Votes: 109

96. Clockwise (1986)

PG | 96 min | Comedy

6.6
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An obsessively punctual comprehensive school headmaster sets out to give an important speech at the annual Headmasters' Conference.

Director: Christopher Morahan | Stars: John Cleese, Penny Leatherbarrow, Howard Lloyd-Lewis, Jonathan Bowater

Votes: 9,751 | Gross: $1.48M

97. Never the Twain (1981–1991)

30 min | Comedy

6.6
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Comedy about two rival antique dealers.

Stars: Donald Sinden, Windsor Davies, Derek Deadman, Teddy Turner

Votes: 231

98. Angels (1975–1983)

50 min | Drama

6.6
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This series was about six nursing students doing the then 3 year nursing course to. Exome state registered nurses . They are from all walks of life but all have to cope with the trials and ... See full summary »

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

Votes: 62

99. Friend or Foe (1982)

70 min | Family

6.6
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Two children in wartime England find a German fighter pilot.

Director: John Krish | Stars: John Bardon, Stacey Tendeter, John Holmes, Mark Luxford

Votes: 43

100. Just the Two of Us (2006– )

90 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

6.6
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Stars: Vernon Kay, Tess Daly, Stewart Copeland, Trevor Nelson

Votes: 10