Highest Rated Titles With Alexander Knox


1. BBC Sunday-Night Play (1960–1963)

60 min | Drama

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

Votes: 40

2. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (1979)
Episode: Tinker Tailor (1979)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, Thriller

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Smiley goes to meet Jim Prideaux who is now back in Britain having survived his experience in Czechoslovakia. His testimony and that of others sheds new light on the "Testify" fiasco and source "Merlin".

Director: John Irvin | Stars: Alec Guinness, Michael Jayston, Anthony Bate, George Sewell

Votes: 146

3. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (1979)

TV-14 | 290 min | Drama, Thriller

8.7
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In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced out of semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet agent within MI6's echelons.

Stars: Alec Guinness, Michael Jayston, Anthony Bate, George Sewell

Votes: 5,390

4. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (1979)
Episode: Smiley Tracks the Mole (1979)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, Thriller

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The investigation begins, with Peter Guillam burgling the archives for information, while Smiley visits an old comrade whose past knowledge could prove vital to locating the spy.

Director: John Irvin | Stars: Alec Guinness, Michael Jayston, Anthony Bate, Ian Richardson

Votes: 116

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

Drama, Mystery

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

Votes: 57

6. Oppenheimer (1980– )

50 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.4
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Biography of the American physicist who led the U.S. effort to develop the atomic bomb during World War II, only to find himself suspected as a security risk in the 1950s because of his ... See full summary »

Stars: Sam Waterston, John Carson, Christopher Muncke, Jana Shelden

Votes: 272

7. The Last Place on Earth (1985– )

396 min | Drama

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Scott vs. Amundsen. It wasn't meant to be a race, but race it becomes, as the world awaits news of the first to reach the Pole. What follows is a tale of heroism, foolhardiness, ... See full summary »

Stars: Martin Shaw, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Stephen Moore, Ståle Bjørnhaug

Votes: 308

8. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (1979)
Episode: Return to the Circus (1979)

TV-14 | 49 min | Drama, Thriller

8.4
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Retired espionage veteran George Smiley is called out on a top secret mission: to uncover a Soviet agent within MI6's echelons.

Director: John Irvin | Stars: Alec Guinness, Bernard Hepton, Terence Rigby, Michael Aldridge

Votes: 142

9. Festival (I) (1963–1964)

60 min | Drama

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Stars: David Garfield, Cyril Cusack, John Wood, John Welsh

Votes: 6

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

Drama

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Series of television plays performed live.

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

Votes: 51

11. The Vise (1954–1961)

30 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.0
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This British production featured less known actors in filmed plays showing people caught in "the vise" of fate created by their own deeds.

Stars: Donald Gray, Colin Tapley, Ron Randell, Robert Arden

Votes: 25

12. Suez 1956 (1979 TV Movie)

180 min | Drama

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The story of the Suez Crisis of 1956, which brought about the end of the political career of British Prime Minister Anthony Eden.

Director: Michael Darlow | Stars: Michael Gough, Robert Stephens, Richard Vernon, Wensley Pithey

Votes: 5

13. 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: 2,087

14. ITV Play of the Week (1955–1974)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

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

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

Votes: 36

15. Run a Crooked Mile (1969 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

7.9
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A man witnesses a murder in a secluded mansion. When he reports it, there's no evidence of the murder, or that anyone was there. He finds a key on the floor and goes to his boss to get help... See full summary »

Director: Gene Levitt | Stars: Louis Jourdan, Mary Tyler Moore, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Stanley Holloway

Votes: 141

16. The Longest Day (1962)

G | 178 min | Action, Drama, History

7.8
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The events of D-Day, told on a grand scale from both the Allied and German points of view.

Directors: Ken Annakin, Andrew Marton, Bernhard Wicki, Gerd Oswald, Darryl F. Zanuck | Stars: John Wayne, Robert Ryan, Richard Burton, Henry Fonda

Votes: 44,439

17. Encounter (1952–1961)

60 min | Drama

7.8
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An anthology television series aired from Toronto, Canada, and carried by both CBC Television and ABC. In Canada the series was known as General Motors Presents. The one-hour dramas were ... See full summary »

Stars: Austin Willis, Barry Morse, Katharine Blake, James Doohan

Votes: 14

18. 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: 164

19. The Four Feathers (1939)

Approved | 129 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

7.6
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Resigning his commission on the eve of his unit's deployment against Egyptian rebels, a British officer seeks to redeem his cowardice by secretly aiding his former comrades - disguised as ... See full summary »

Director: Zoltan Korda | Stars: John Clements, Ralph Richardson, C. Aubrey Smith, June Duprez

Votes: 4,517

20. Europe '51 (1952)

Approved | 113 min | Drama

7.6
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Irene Girard is an ambassador's wife and used to living in luxury. After the dramatic death of her son, she feels guilty of having neglected him and feels compelled to help people in need ... See full summary »

Director: Roberto Rossellini | Stars: Ingrid Bergman, Alexander Knox, Ettore Giannini, Giulietta Masina

Votes: 2,134

21. The 25th Hour (1967)

130 min | Drama, War

7.6
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In WW2, a Romanian Gentile peasant is denounced by the village gendarme and sent to a concentration camp for Jews where, due to an error, he's drafted into the SS.

Director: Henri Verneuil | Stars: Anthony Quinn, Virna Lisi, Grégoire Aslan, Michael Redgrave

Votes: 1,263

22. Suspense (1962–1963)

Thriller

7.6
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Anthology series telling suspenseful tales.

Stars: Ray Handy, Bill Meilen, John Carson, Alex Scott

Votes: 11

23. 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: 2,934

24. The Sea Wolf (1941)

Approved | 100 min | Drama, Adventure

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Humphrey van Weyden, a writer, and fugitives Ruth Webster and George Leach have been given refuge aboard the sealer "Ghost," captained by the cruel Wolf Larsen. The crew mutinies against ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, Ida Lupino, John Garfield, Alexander Knox

Votes: 2,368

25. Lovejoy (1986–1994)
Episode: Death and Venice: Part One (1986)

50 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.4
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A sickly and paraplegic American multimillionaire is obsessed with saving the art treasures of a slowly sinking Venice and hires Lovejoy to help in his enterprise.

Director: Baz Taylor | Stars: Ian McShane, Phyllis Logan, Dudley Sutton, Malcolm Tierney

Votes: 32

26. Nicholas and Alexandra (1971)

GP | 183 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.3
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Tsar Nicholas II, the inept monarch of Russia, insensitive to the needs of his people, is overthrown and exiled to Siberia with his family.

Director: Franklin J. Schaffner | Stars: Michael Jayston, Janet Suzman, Roderic Noble, Ania Marson

Votes: 3,454

27. Churchill and the Generals (1979 TV Movie)

180 min | Drama, History, War

7.3
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The complicated relationship between Winston Churchill and the leaders of the British army during World War II.

Director: Alan Gibson | Stars: Timothy West, Eric Porter, Arthur Hill, Joseph Cotten

Votes: 63

28. Reach for the Sky (1956)

123 min | Biography, Drama, War

7.2
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Biopic of RAF Group Captain Douglas Bader who, after having lost both legs, flew a British fighter plane during WW2.

Director: Lewis Gilbert | Stars: Kenneth More, Muriel Pavlow, Lyndon Brook, Lee Patterson

Votes: 1,698

29. Rembrandt (1936)

85 min | Biography, Drama

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This character study joins the painter at the height of his fame in 1642, when his adored wife suddenly dies and his work takes a dark, sardonic turn that offends his patrons. By 1656, he ... See full summary »

Director: Alexander Korda | Stars: Charles Laughton, Gertrude Lawrence, Elsa Lanchester, Edward Chapman

Votes: 1,186

30. Sister Kenny (1946)

Approved | 116 min | Biography, Drama

7.2
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An Australian nurse discovers an effective new treatment for infantile paralysis, but experiences great difficulty in convincing doctors of the validity of her claims.

Director: Dudley Nichols | Stars: Rosalind Russell, Alexander Knox, Dean Jagger, Philip Merivale

Votes: 678

31. The Night My Number Came Up (1955)

94 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.2
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On a routine flight from Hong-Kong to Japan, a British military transport aircraft's fate may or may not depend on a prophetic nightmare.

Director: Leslie Norman | Stars: Michael Redgrave, Sheila Sim, Alexander Knox, Denholm Elliott

Votes: 577

32. The Vikings (1958)

116 min | Action, Adventure

7.1
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A slave and a Viking prince fight for the love of a captive princess.

Director: Richard Fleischer | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Tony Curtis, Ernest Borgnine, Janet Leigh

Votes: 9,886

33. None Shall Escape (1944)

Approved | 85 min | Drama, War

7.1
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The career of a Nazi officer shown as flashbacks from his trial as a war criminal.

Director: André De Toth | Stars: Marsha Hunt, Alexander Knox, Henry Travers, Erik Rolf

Votes: 350

34. Accident (1967)

105 min | Drama, Crime

7.1
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At Oxford, Austrian student Anna is dating fellow student William whom she plans to marry but she ends up sleeping with two unhappily married Oxford professors instead.

Director: Joseph Losey | Stars: Dirk Bogarde, Stanley Baker, Jacqueline Sassard, Michael York

Votes: 2,405

35. Chase a Crooked Shadow (1958)

87 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.1
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At Kimberley Prescott's villa, a stranger shows-up and claims he is her brother who supposedly died the previous year in a car accident.

Director: Michael Anderson | Stars: Richard Todd, Anne Baxter, Herbert Lom, Alexander Knox

Votes: 678

36. The Two-Headed Spy (1958)

93 min | Drama, Thriller, War

7.1
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This movie is based on a true story as written in A.P. Scotland's autobiography "The London Cage". The plot has greatly exaggerated the actual events of A.P. Scotland's experiences, including the addition of a fictional love interest.

Director: André De Toth | Stars: Jack Hawkins, Gia Scala, Erik Schumann, Alexander Knox

Votes: 306

37. Bikini Paradise (1967)

89 min | Comedy

7.1
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A pair of U.S. Navy officers are marooned on a South Pacific island with a group of women whom want to use them for marriage and mating purposes.

Director: Gregg G. Tallas | Stars: Janette Scott, Kieron Moore, John Baer, Kay Walsh

Votes: 8

38. The Divided Heart (1954)

Approved | 89 min | Drama

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A three-year-old orphan is adopted by a German couple shortly after World War II. On his tenth birthday, he is told that his mother, a Yugoslav refugee, is alive and wants him back. The ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Crichton | Stars: Cornell Borchers, Yvonne Mitchell, Armin Dahlen, Alexander Knox

Votes: 103

39. Crack in the Mirror (1960)

97 min | Crime, Drama

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Three performers for six roles: this is the game of the film. A melodrama about two love triangles. In the first, Hagalin is killed by his mistress and her lover. In the second, attorney ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Fleischer | Stars: Orson Welles, Juliette Gréco, Bradford Dillman, Alexander Knox

Votes: 118

40. Intent to Kill (1958)

88 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.0
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A British doctor working in a Canadian hospital, has to assist in a delicate brain operation on a South American President, who is in hiding from a gang of assassins.

Director: Jack Cardiff | Stars: Richard Todd, Betsy Drake, Herbert Lom, Warren Stevens

Votes: 140

41. Lovejoy (1986–1994)
Episode: Death and Venice: Part Two (1986)

50 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.0
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Lovejoy finds it has not the beautiful Caterina he has been seeing in Venice but her greedy sister Lavinia, who is not in saving art for posterity, but herself.

Director: Baz Taylor | Stars: Ian McShane, Phyllis Logan, Dudley Sutton, Malcolm Tierney

Votes: 36

42. The Saint (1962–1969)
Episode: The Latin Touch (1962)

49 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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Simon goes to the help of an American girl who is being over-charged by a taxi-driver in Rome - and becomes involved in a kidnapping case, with dramatic developments.

Director: John Gilling | Stars: Roger Moore, Alexander Knox, Doris Nolan, Bill Nagy

Votes: 81

43. You Only Live Twice (1967)

Approved | 117 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

6.9
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Agent 007 and the Japanese secret service ninja force must find and stop the true culprit of a series of spacejackings before nuclear war is provoked.

Director: Lewis Gilbert | Stars: Sean Connery, Akiko Wakabayashi, Mie Hama, Tetsurô Tamba

Votes: 78,114 | Gross: $43.10M

44. Khartoum (1966)

Approved | 128 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.9
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In the Sudan, in 1884-85, Egyptian forces led by a British general defend Khartoum against an invading Muslim army led by a religious fanatic, the Mahdi.

Directors: Basil Dearden, Eliot Elisofon | Stars: Charlton Heston, Laurence Olivier, Richard Johnson, Ralph Richardson

Votes: 5,225

45. Wilson (1944)

Unrated | 154 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.9
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A chronicle of the political career of US President Woodrow Wilson.

Director: Henry King | Stars: Alexander Knox, Charles Coburn, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Thomas Mitchell

Votes: 1,036 | Gross: $2.00M

46. This Above All (1942)

Approved | 110 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.9
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Although she comes from an aristocratic family, beautiful Prudence Cathaway defies convention by joining the WAAFs and becoming romantically involved with an AWOL soldier.

Director: Anatole Litvak | Stars: Tyrone Power, Joan Fontaine, Thomas Mitchell, Henry Stephenson

Votes: 730

47. I'd Climb the Highest Mountain (1951)

Passed | 88 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.9
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The simple told story, based on Corra Harris' biographical book, of a Methodist minister, called to a north-Georgia mountain-community in 1910 who, with his gently-bred new bride, meets the... See full summary »

Director: Henry King | Stars: Susan Hayward, William Lundigan, Rory Calhoun, Barbara Bates

Votes: 355

48. Oscar Wilde (1960)

96 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.9
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Oscar Wilde's homosexuality is exposed when he tries to defend himself against his lover's father.

Director: Gregory Ratoff | Stars: Robert Morley, Phyllis Calvert, Ralph Richardson, John Neville

Votes: 311

49. The Judge Steps Out (1947)

91 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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A Boston judge bored with his life leaves his family and heads off for adventure. He gets a job as a short-order cook at a roadside diner and soon finds romance with the pretty owner. He ... See full summary »

Director: Boris Ingster | Stars: Alexander Knox, Ann Sothern, George Tobias, Sharyn Moffett

Votes: 187

50. Gorky Park (1983)

R | 128 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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A Moscow police officer investigates a triple homicide and stumbles upon a high-level political conspiracy in the local government.

Director: Michael Apted | Stars: William Hurt, Lee Marvin, Brian Dennehy, Ian Bannen

Votes: 9,874 | Gross: $15.90M

51. Commandos Strike at Dawn (1942)

Approved | 98 min | Drama, History, War

6.8
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A gentle widower, enraged at Nazi atrocities against his peaceful Norwegian fishing village, escapes to Britain and returns leading a commando force against the oppressors.

Director: John Farrow | Stars: Paul Muni, Anna Lee, Lillian Gish, Cedric Hardwicke

Votes: 450

52. These Are the Damned (1962)

87 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

6.8
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An American tourist, a youth gang leader, and his troubled sister find themselves trapped in a top secret government facility experimenting on children.

Director: Joseph Losey | Stars: Macdonald Carey, Shirley Anne Field, Viveca Lindfors, Alexander Knox

Votes: 2,149

53. The Wreck of the Mary Deare (1959)

Not Rated | 105 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

6.8
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A disgraced merchant marine officer elects to stay aboard his sinking cargo ship in order to prove the vessel was deliberately scuttled and, as a result, vindicate his good name.

Director: Michael Anderson | Stars: Gary Cooper, Charlton Heston, Michael Redgrave, Emlyn Williams

Votes: 1,818

54. Helen Keller: The Miracle Continues (1984 TV Movie)

100 min | Biography, Drama

6.8
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Set in 1898, Cambridge, Massachusetts, depicts Annie Sullivan Macy supporting her student Helen Keller at Radcliffe College.

Director: Alan Gibson | Stars: Blythe Danner, Mare Winningham, Perry King, Vera Miles

Votes: 115

55. Cheer Boys Cheer (1939)

84 min | Comedy

6.8
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Shades of "Romeo and Juliet" with rival British Brewery owners who hate each other and their children who fall in love.

Director: Walter Forde | Stars: Nova Pilbeam, Edmund Gwenn, Jimmy O'Dea, Moore Marriott

Votes: 48

56. The Winston Affair (1964)

94 min | Drama, War

6.7
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In WW2,a US lieutenant stationed in India shoots dead a British NCO and admits his crime but his reason for the murder is so bizarre that it puzzles his defense counsel.

Director: Guy Hamilton | Stars: Robert Mitchum, France Nuyen, Barry Sullivan, Trevor Howard

Votes: 403

57. Woman of Straw (1964)

122 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.7
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Tyrannical but ailing tycoon Charles Richmond becomes very fond of his attractive Italian nurse, Maria. The nurse, in turn, falls in love with Charles' ne'er-do-well nephew Anthony, who plots ways to gain control of his uncle's fortune.

Director: Basil Dearden | Stars: Gina Lollobrigida, Sean Connery, Ralph Richardson, Alexander Knox

Votes: 1,170

58. Fräulein Doktor (1969)

M | 104 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.7
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In WW1,female German spy Fraulein Doktor and her team of saboteurs plan to kill Lord Kitchener,obtain the Allied defense plans and steal the new French mustard gas formula.

Director: Alberto Lattuada | Stars: Suzy Kendall, Kenneth More, Nigel Green, Alexander Knox

Votes: 318

59. Play of the Week (1959–1961)

Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

6.7
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This syndicated anthology series staged a different play every week covering all genres - dramas, comedies, musicals, fantasies, mysteries, et al - utilizing some of the best talent appearing on Broadway.

Stars: Myron McCormick, Cathleen Nesbitt, Frank Conroy, Kurt Kasznar

Votes: 34

60. Joshua Then and Now (1985)

R | 119 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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The story of a Jewish writer, from his life as a young boy in Montreal to his more complicated grown-up life.

Director: Ted Kotcheff | Stars: James Woods, Gabrielle Lazure, Alan Arkin, Michael Sarrazin

Votes: 472

61. Two of a Kind (1951)

Not Rated | 75 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.7
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A lawyer for a rich elderly industrialist works out a complex inheritance scam to pass off a con as the industrialist's long-lost son and claim the huge inheritance.

Director: Henry Levin | Stars: Edmond O'Brien, Lizabeth Scott, Terry Moore, Alexander Knox

Votes: 354

62. Saturday's Hero (1951)

111 min | Drama, Sport

6.7
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A star high school football player goes through the ups and downs of 'big-time' college athletics in the 1950's.

Director: David Miller | Stars: John Derek, Donna Reed, Sidney Blackmer, Alexander Knox

Votes: 126

63. The Making of 'Gorky Park' (1983 TV Movie)

Documentary

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A documentary giving film fans a behind-the-scenes look at the making this classic thriller about a murder investigation in the Soviet Union and the obstacles, both external and internal, ... See full summary »

Director: William Riead | Stars: Michael Apted, Ian Bannen, Brian Dennehy, William Hurt

Votes: 17

64. The Last Place on Earth (1985– )
Episode: Poles Apart (1985)

Drama

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Director: Ferdinand Fairfax | Stars: Martin Shaw, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Stephen Moore, Susan Wooldridge

Votes: 6

65. The Sleeping Tiger (1954)

Approved | 89 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller

6.6
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A psychotherapist attempts to rehabilitate a convict in his home after he breaks in. The criminal cooperates rather than being handed over to the police. The therapist's wife becomes ... See full summary »

Director: Joseph Losey | Stars: Dirk Bogarde, Alexis Smith, Alexander Knox, Hugh Griffith

Votes: 472

66. Paula (1952)

80 min | Drama

6.6
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Distraught after her second miscarriage & learning definitively she could never have children Paula, while driving at night, accidentally injures a child. Confused and due to her commitment... See full summary »

Director: Rudolph Maté | Stars: Loretta Young, Kent Smith, Alexander Knox, Tommy Rettig

Votes: 157

67. The Phantom Strikes (1938)

58 min | Drama, Mystery

6.6
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A suspense thriller with virtually the entire cast under suspicion of murder. In this, the third of at least 4 film versions of the Edgar Wallace story, John Longden plays the police ... See full summary »

Director: Walter Forde | Stars: Sonnie Hale, Wilfrid Lawson, Louise Henry, Alexander Knox

Votes: 67

68. The Last Place on Earth (1985– )
Episode: Rejoice (1985)

Drama

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Director: Ferdinand Fairfax | Stars: Martin Shaw, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Stephen Moore, Susan Wooldridge

Votes: 5

69. Villa Rides (1968)

R | 125 min | War, Western

6.5
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Mexican rebel Pancho Villa lead a revolution helped by an American aviator imprisonned in Mexico.

Director: Buzz Kulik | Stars: Yul Brynner, Robert Mitchum, Maria Grazia Buccella, Charles Bronson

Votes: 1,315

70. Mister Moses (1965)

115 min | Adventure

6.5
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In 1960s Kenya, American snake-oil salesman and diamond smuggler Joe Moses is chased out of many villages and pursued by the authorities until fate entrusts him with helping a native tribe that believes he is a holy man.

Director: Ronald Neame | Stars: Robert Mitchum, Carroll Baker, Ian Bannen, Alexander Knox

Votes: 211

71. Over 21 (1945)

102 min | Comedy

6.5
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A woman screenwriter lives in a shabby bungalow in order to be near her husband, a 39-year-old newspaper editor who has just joined the army.

Director: Charles Vidor | Stars: Irene Dunne, Alexander Knox, Charles Coburn, Jeff Donnell

Votes: 242

72. Tokyo Joe (1949)

Approved | 88 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.4
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An American returns to Tokyo try to pick up threads of his pre-WW2 life there, but finds himself squeezed between criminals and the authorities.

Director: Stuart Heisler | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Alexander Knox, Florence Marly, Sessue Hayakawa

Votes: 1,319

73. Man in the Saddle (1951)

Approved | 87 min | Romance, Western

6.4
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A private deadly feud ensues when ruthless wealthy rancher Will Isham attempts a takeover of small rancher Owen Merritt's land and marries Owen's old flame, Laure Bidwell.

Director: André De Toth | Stars: Randolph Scott, Joan Leslie, Ellen Drew, Alexander Knox

Votes: 718

74. Operation Amsterdam (1959)

104 min | Drama, History, War

6.4
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When Germany invades Holland in 1940, a British intelligence officer and two Dutch diamond merchants go to Amsterdam to persuade the Dutch diamond merchants to evacuate their diamond supplies to England.

Director: Michael McCarthy | Stars: Peter Finch, Eva Bartok, Tony Britton, Alexander Knox

Votes: 462

75. The Last Place on Earth (1985– )
Episode: Minor Diversions (1985)

Drama

6.4
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Director: Ferdinand Fairfax | Stars: Martin Shaw, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Stephen Moore, Susan Wooldridge

Votes: 5

76. The Sign of the Ram (1948)

84 min | Drama

6.3
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The wheelchair-bound matriarch of an English family uses her handicap to cynically manipulate all those around her. She coldly destroys a daughter's relationship with a man she truly loves,... See full summary »

Director: John Sturges | Stars: Susan Peters, Alexander Knox, Phyllis Thaxter, Peggy Ann Garner

Votes: 209

77. Crack in the World (1965)

Not Rated | 96 min | Sci-Fi

6.1
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A dying scientist pushes forward his project to tap through to the Earth's magma layer, with results that threaten to destroy the Earth as we know it.

Director: Andrew Marton | Stars: Dana Andrews, Janette Scott, Kieron Moore, Alexander Knox

Votes: 1,520

78. Davy (1958)

83 min | Comedy, Drama

6.1
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The Mad Morgans are a family song and dance act touring the British Music Halls. Young Davy is the star of the act but should he stay with his family or strike out on his own ?

Director: Michael Relph | Stars: Harry Secombe, Ron Randell, George Relph, Susan Shaw

Votes: 80

79. High Tide at Noon (1957)

109 min | Drama, Romance

6.1
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Set on an island off Nova Scotia, the jealousies and loves of the islanders unfold at a casual pace until economic necessity drives them to the mainland.

Director: Philip Leacock | Stars: Betta St. John, William Sylvester, Michael Craig, Flora Robson

Votes: 100

80. The Psychopath (1966)

82 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

6.0
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Four men who were involved in the investigation of a German millionaire at the end of the Second World War are found murdered with tiny dolls left next to their corpses.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Patrick Wymark, Margaret Johnston, John Standing, Alexander Knox

Votes: 417

81. Alias John Preston (1955)

Approved | 71 min | Horror, Mystery, Romance

6.0
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Wealthy John Preston arrives in small town Deanbridge. He invests in local businesses and gets involved in community affairs. Eventually, he meets a local belle, Sally, and wins her from ... See full summary »

Director: David MacDonald | Stars: Betta St. John, Alexander Knox, Christopher Lee, Sandra Dorne

Votes: 124

82. Storm Over Jamaica (1958)

103 min

6.0
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Director: Rudolph Cartier | Stars: Virginia McKenna, Bill Travers, Yvonne Mitchell, Alexander Knox

Votes: 46

83. Puppet on a Chain (1971)

PG | 98 min | Action, Thriller

5.9
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Following a triple professional hit a U.S. agent arrives in Amsterdam to investigate a heroin smuggling ring. He finds a city rife with drugs and a police force unable or unwilling to do ... See full summary »

Director: Geoffrey Reeve | Stars: Sven-Bertil Taube, Barbara Parkins, Alexander Knox, Patrick Allen

Votes: 716

84. The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre (1960–1965)
Episode: The Share Out (1962)

61 min | Drama, Mystery

5.9
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Supt. Meredith is determined to bring a team of wealthy blackmailers to book. As he piles on the psychological pressure, the criminals begin to look for ways to betray each other and escape with a fortune in diamonds.

Director: Gerard Glaister | Stars: Bernard Lee, Alexander Knox, Moira Redmond, William Russell

Votes: 15

85. How I Won the War (1967)

Approved | 109 min | Comedy, War

5.8
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An inept British WWII commander leads his troops to a series of misadventures in North Africa and Europe.

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Michael Crawford, John Lennon, Roy Kinnear, Lee Montague

Votes: 1,887

86. Hidden Fear (1957)

Approved | 80 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

5.8
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When his sister is arrested in Denmark for murder, American cop Mike Brent aids Danish police with the case and stumbles upon a currency counterfeiting ring.

Director: André De Toth | Stars: John Payne, Alexander Knox, Conrad Nagel, Natalie Norwick

Votes: 120

87. The Gaunt Stranger (1931)

60 min | Thriller

5.8
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A master of disguise commits a series of daring crimes. Nobody knows what he looks like. He even masquerades as a doctor and kills his own partner whilst under police protection because he ... See full summary »

Director: Walter Forde | Stars: Patric Curwen, Esmond Knight, John Longden, Carol Goodner

Votes: 12

88. Shalako (1968)

PG | 113 min | Western

5.5
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Shalako, the hunter and tracker, has to save a party of European hunters who are in danger from an Indian uprising.

Director: Edward Dmytryk | Stars: Sean Connery, Brigitte Bardot, Stephen Boyd, Jack Hawkins

Votes: 2,055

89. Holocaust 2000 (1977)

R | 105 min | Horror

5.3
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An executive in charge of a Middle Eastern nuclear plant discovers that his son is the Anti Christ and sets out to stop him from using the nuclear power at his fingertips to wipe out ... See full summary »

Director: Alberto De Martino | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Simon Ward, Agostina Belli, Anthony Quayle

Votes: 798

90. Modesty Blaise (1966)

119 min | Comedy

5.2
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A spy spoof in the 60s tradition featuring the comic book heroine Modesty Blaise set in the Italian Mediterranean.

Director: Joseph Losey | Stars: Monica Vitti, Terence Stamp, Dirk Bogarde, Harry Andrews

Votes: 1,940

91. Cry of the Innocent (1980 TV Movie)

93 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.2
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A Green Beret-veteran businessman investigates the plane crash in Ireland that killed his family.

Director: Michael O'Herlihy | Stars: Rod Taylor, Joanna Pettet, Nigel Davenport, Cyril Cusack

Votes: 146

92. In the Cool of the Day (1963)

89 min | Drama, Romance

5.1
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After he mends a marital rift between a vacationing young couple, the bored, fragile wife falls hopelessly in love with the husband's ex-colleague who is married to a long suffering and ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Stevens | Stars: Peter Finch, Jane Fonda, Angela Lansbury, Arthur Hill

Votes: 336

93. The Share Out (1962)

61 min | Drama

5.1
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A gang of high class corporate thieves use blackmail to induce their victims to sell property at knock-down prices.

Director: Gerard Glaister | Stars: Fanny Carby, John Gabriel, Ian Hamilton, Ann Harriman

Votes: 11

94. Skullduggery (1970)

GP | 105 min | Adventure

4.7
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The missing-link is found on a safari in New Guinea. Is it human or animal?

Directors: Gordon Douglas, Richard Wilson | Stars: Burt Reynolds, Susan Clark, Roger C. Carmel, Paul Hubschmid

Votes: 256

95. The Son of Dr. Jekyll (1951)

Passed | 78 min | Crime, Horror, Romance

4.7
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Edward Jekyll, ignorant of how his father had brought forth death and destruction with his experiments, is pursuing a chemist career despite the fact that he has been discharged from school... See full summary »

Director: Seymour Friedman | Stars: Louis Hayward, Jody Lawrance, Alexander Knox, Lester Matthews

Votes: 143

96. The World About Us (1967– )

60 min | Documentary

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A documentary series with a broad remit of geography, anthropology and natural history subjects.

Stars: Barry Paine, Derek Jones, Alan Gibson, Hugh Sykes

97. Truman at Potsdam (1976 TV Movie)

73 min | Drama

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Director: George Schaefer | Stars: Ed Flanders, José Ferrer, John Houseman, Barry Morse

98. One Just Man (1954)

55 min | Crime

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First episode of the television series "The Vise" (1954) q.v.

Director: David MacDonald | Stars: Alexander Knox, Peter Reynolds, Eunice Gayson, Joan Haythorne

99. The Hidden Truth (1964– )

60 min | Drama

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Medical crime drama in which Professor Lazard and his team, try to seek justice for their clients with their forensic skills, while trying not to get emotionally involved.

Stars: Alexander Knox, James Maxwell, Ruth Meyers, Zia Mohyeddin

100. Thirteen Against Fate (1966– )

50 min | Drama

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Thirteen is an emotional roller-coaster that explores how to pick up the threads of a life half-lived and how to survive as a family under the greatest pressure: how to feel again, chance ... See full summary »

Stars: Joss Ackland, Frank Finlay, Ronald Lewis, Stephen Murray