Highest Rated Titles With Geraldine McEwan


1. Mapp & Lucia (1985–1986)
Episode: Au Reservoir (1986)

52 min | Comedy

9.0
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Lucia accompanies Georgie to London to hear his friend,opera singer Olga Braceley,perform. At the opera house they meet Poppy,the Duchess of Sheffield but she is more interested in Georgie ... See full summary »

Director: Donald McWhinnie | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Prunella Scales, Nigel Hawthorne, Denis Lill

Votes: 13

2. Mapp & Lucia (1985–1986)
Episode: The Owl and the Pussycat (1985)

51 min | Comedy

8.9
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Some months have passed and the Tilling residents assume that Mapp and Lucia are dead. Major Benjy,Mapp's heir,moves into her house from where he holds social events. Georgie erects a ... See full summary »

Director: Donald McWhinnie | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Prunella Scales, Nigel Hawthorne, Denis Lill

Votes: 14

3. Mapp & Lucia (1985–1986)
Episode: The Italian Connection (1985)

51 min | Comedy

8.8
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Lucia and Georgie submits entries for the local art exhibition,which Mapp,a member of the judging committee,rejects,returning them to their owners. However Lucia hangs them in pride of ... See full summary »

Director: Donald McWhinnie | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Prunella Scales, Nigel Hawthorne, Denis Lill

Votes: 12

4. Mapp & Lucia (1985–1986)
Episode: Winner Takes All (1986)

52 min | Comedy

8.8
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Lucia discovers why Georgie is hiding himself away - he has shingles,so she lets him stay at Grebe,where he grows a beard to mask the marks on his neck but has to dye it as the hairs are ... See full summary »

Director: Donald McWhinnie | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Prunella Scales, Nigel Hawthorne, Denis Lill

Votes: 12

5. Profiles in Courage (1964–1965)

30 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.7
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This anthology series presented episodes in the lives of true-life historical personages who each faced a terrible crisis in their life.

Stars: Gene Darfler, John Hoyt, Walter Matthau, Simon Oakland

Votes: 45

6. Mapp & Lucia (1985–1986)
Episode: Lady Bountiful (1986)

50 min | Comedy

8.7
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Due to her investments Lucia is now a very wealthy woman and donates money to restore the Tilling church organ,an occasion which gives her full press coverage and grateful thanks within the... See full summary »

Director: Donald McWhinnie | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Prunella Scales, Nigel Hawthorne, Denis Lill

Votes: 11

7. Mapp & Lucia (1985–1986)
Episode: Lobster Pots (1985)

52 min | Comedy

8.7
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Lucia sells her house in Riseholme and,after making Georgie her sole beneficiary in her will,she buys Grebe,a house a little outside the town on the marshes. Now a leading hostess in ... See full summary »

Director: Donald McWhinnie | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Prunella Scales, Nigel Hawthorne, Denis Lill

Votes: 15

8. Mulberry (1992–1993)
Episode: Arrival (1992)

30 min | Comedy, Fantasy

8.6
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Miss Farnaby, an elderly woman, terrorizes her staff until Mulberry, a breath of fresh air, appears and begins rehabilitating her.

Director: John B. Hobbs | Stars: Karl Howman, Geraldine McEwan, Tony Selby, Lill Roughley

Votes: 17

9. Mapp & Lucia (1985–1986)
Episode: Battle Stations (1985)

51 min | Comedy

8.6
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Lucia is renting 'Mallards' from Mapp whilst she finds a place of her own and instantly angers Mapp when she and Georgie inform Mapp that her priceless Blumenfeld piano is little more than ... See full summary »

Director: Donald McWhinnie | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Prunella Scales, Nigel Hawthorne, Denis Lill

Votes: 13

10. Mapp & Lucia (1985–1986)
Episode: Change and Change About (1986)

51 min | Comedy

8.6
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Neither Mapp nor Lucia win a seat at the local election and, for Mapp, who would appear to be pregnant, things are looking bad as she and Benjy have lost their investment in the Siriami ... See full summary »

Director: Donald McWhinnie | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Prunella Scales, Nigel Hawthorne, Denis Lill

Votes: 8

11. All for Love (1982–1983)
Episode: L'Elegance (1982)

Romance

8.6
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Director: Jack Gold | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Jean-François Stévenin, Graham Rogers, Brigitte Kahn

Votes: 5

12. Mapp & Lucia (1985–1986)
Episode: Worship (1986)

51 min | Comedy

8.6
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Lucia marries Georgie and is made the mayor of Tilling,though Georgie is peeved to find that it gives him no standing and,on Lucia's orders,they must set an example by economizing. Lucia is... See full summary »

Director: Donald McWhinnie | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Prunella Scales, Nigel Hawthorne, Denis Lill

Votes: 9

13. Mulberry (1992–1993)
Episode: A Mysterious Guest (1993)

29 min | Comedy, Fantasy

8.5
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Miss Farnaby returns from the library and tells Mulberry she met a charming man,Mr Smith,whom she has invited to dinner but Mulberry is shocked when this turns out to be his father. When ... See full summary »

Stars: Karl Howman, Geraldine McEwan, Tony Selby, Mary Healey

Votes: 16

14. Mulberry (1992–1993)
Episode: Fireworks (1992)

29 min | Comedy, Fantasy

8.5
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Miss Farnaby wants to put on the traditional Guy Fawkes day celebration, but Mulberry interferes to break the tradition.

Director: John B. Hobbs | Stars: Karl Howman, Geraldine McEwan, Tony Selby, Lill Roughley

Votes: 17

15. Mulberry (1992–1993)
Episode: The Art Class (1993)

29 min | Comedy, Fantasy

8.5
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After Mulberry submits her painting to a local competition where it is praised Miss Farnaby decides to join an art class after which she takes the staff to watch the village football team ... See full summary »

Director: Clive Grainger | Stars: Karl Howman, Geraldine McEwan, Tony Selby, Mary Healey

Votes: 16

16. Red Dwarf (1988– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

8.4
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The adventures of the last human alive and his friends, stranded three million years into deep space on the mining ship Red Dwarf.

Stars: Chris Barrie, Craig Charles, Danny John-Jules, Robert Llewellyn

Votes: 27,480

17. Mapp & Lucia (1985–1986)

60 min | Comedy

8.4
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The social rivalry between two women in the 1930s when Lucia moves to the small English town of Tilling.

Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Prunella Scales, Nigel Hawthorne, Denis Lill

Votes: 303

18. Mulberry (1992–1993)

30 min | Comedy, Fantasy

8.4
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Mulberry, the cheerful Cockney son of Death and Springtime, starts his "career" as the Grim Reaper's apprentice when he is sent to collect the acerbic and reclusive Miss Farnaby. He instead... See full summary »

Stars: Karl Howman, Geraldine McEwan, Tony Selby, John Bennett

Votes: 297

19. Abuelas (2011)

Documentary, Animation, Short

8.4
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In a small apartment in Buenos Aires, an old woman eagerly awaits the birth of her grandchild and all the joys of becoming a grandmother. However, horrific circumstances mean that she will ... See full summary »

Director: Afarin Eghbal | Stars: Alexia James, Joy McBrinn, Geraldine McEwan, Lukasz Platkowski

Votes: 57

20. Mulberry (1992–1993)
Episode: A Musical Evening (1993)

29 min | Comedy, Fantasy

8.4
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Alice has befriended Alf,the signalman at the local train station but assures Miss Farnaby and Mulberry that the relationship is platonic. That night Miss Farnaby puts on a musical evening ... See full summary »

Director: John B. Hobbs | Stars: Karl Howman, Geraldine McEwan, Tony Selby, Mary Healey

Votes: 14

21. Mulberry (1992–1993)
Episode: The Accident (1993)

29 min | Comedy, Fantasy

8.4
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Miss Farnaby summons her solicitor Mr Horsham so that she can make provision in her will for Mulberry,something that does not please Bert and Alice though Mulberry assures them that he ... See full summary »

Director: Clive Grainger | Stars: Karl Howman, Geraldine McEwan, Tony Selby, Mary Healey

Votes: 16

22. The Barchester Chronicles (1982– )

385 min | Drama

8.3
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When a crusade against the Church of England's practice of self-enrichment misfires, scandal taints the cozy community of Barchester when their local church becomes the object of a scathing, investigative report.

Stars: Donald Pleasence, Janet Maw, Nigel Hawthorne, Angela Pleasence

Votes: 888

23. Out of This World (1962– )

60 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

8.3
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Stars: Boris Karloff, Piers Keelan, Raymond Adamson, Bill Mills

Votes: 19

24. Mulberry (1992–1993)
Episode: Springtime (1993)

29 min | Comedy, Fantasy

8.3
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Miss Farnaby is coming out of her shell and entering the local hyacinth growing competition but Death tells Mulberry he must leave her and only return for the day of her death. To encourage... See full summary »

Director: John B. Hobbs | Stars: Karl Howman, Geraldine McEwan, Tony Selby, Mary Healey

Votes: 17

25. BBC Play of the Month (1965–1983)
Episode: Separate Tables (1970)

Drama

8.2
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The stories of several people are told as they stay at a seaside hotel in Bournemouth which features dining at "Separate Tables."

Director: Alan Cooke | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Eric Porter, Annette Crosbie, Robert Harris

Votes: 18

26. Mulberry (1992–1993)
Episode: An Unexpected Visit (1993)

29 min | Comedy, Fantasy

8.1
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Miss Farnaby's sisters come for the weekend. Adele's husband is in financial difficulties and she wants Miss Farnaby to sell the house to help them out. She tries to persuade Bert and Alice... See full summary »

Director: John B. Hobbs | Stars: Karl Howman, Geraldine McEwan, Tony Selby, Mary Healey

Votes: 14

27. Red Dwarf (1988– )
Episode: Cassandra (1999)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

8.1
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Sentenced to 2 years for stealing the confidential reports in 'The Tank' on Floor 13. Lister signs up for the 'Canaries', unaware the 'Canaries' is a convict army and he has also signed up ... See full summary »

Director: Ed Bye | Stars: Chris Barrie, Craig Charles, Danny John-Jules, Robert Llewellyn

Votes: 280

28. Mulberry (1992–1993)
Episode: The Dinner Party (1992)

29 min | Comedy, Fantasy

8.1
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Miss Farnaby decides to have a dinner party. Things go badly and more is revealed about Mulberry's background.

Director: John B. Hobbs | Stars: Karl Howman, Geraldine McEwan, Tony Selby, Lill Roughley

Votes: 15

29. Mulberry (1992–1993)
Episode: The Holiday (1992)

29 min | Comedy, Fantasy

8.1
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Miss Farnaby, still upset after the visit from her sister, wins a trip to the English coast in the off-season, which she refuses. Not allowing Miss Farnaby to stay depressed, Mulberry asks her if she'd like to take a nice trip.

Director: John B. Hobbs | Stars: Karl Howman, Geraldine McEwan, Tony Selby, Lill Roughley

Votes: 15

30. Mulberry (1992–1993)
Episode: The Matchmaker (1993)

29 min | Comedy, Fantasy

8.1
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Miss Farnaby's niece Jocelyn,the only one of her relatives that she likes,comes to stay and Miss Farnaby is anxious that she should go on a date with Mulberry. Unfortunately,given who he is... See full summary »

Director: John B. Hobbs | Stars: Karl Howman, Geraldine McEwan, Tony Selby, Mary Healey

Votes: 15

31. Wallace & Gromit's Grand Adventures: Muzzled! (2009 Video Game)

Adventure

8.0
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Stars: Heather Coombs, Mark Estdale, Peter Marinker, Glen McCready

Votes: 15

32. Mulberry (1992–1993)
Episode: Leaving (1992)

29 min | Comedy, Fantasy

8.0
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To protect Miss Farnaby from danger Mulberry becomes a nuisance, then leaves the estate.

Director: John B. Hobbs | Stars: Karl Howman, Geraldine McEwan, Tony Selby, Lill Roughley

Votes: 15

33. 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 five hundred ninety-minute episodes from Granada Television.

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

Votes: 37

34. Behind the Scenes: Agatha Christie's Marple (2005 TV Movie)

25 min | Documentary

7.9
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Director: Liz Elkington | Stars: Niamh Cusack, Ben Daniels, Jack Davenport, Jenni Falconer

Votes: 12

35. Mulberry (1992–1993)
Episode: The Quiz (1992)

29 min | Comedy, Fantasy

7.9
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Mulberry, against Miss Farnaby's wishes, enters her in a village trivia contest. Unfortunately, Miss Farnaby's unpleasant sister Adele shows up and decides to enter as well.

Director: John B. Hobbs | Stars: Karl Howman, Geraldine McEwan, Tony Selby, Lill Roughley

Votes: 17

36. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )

TV-14 | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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An elderly spinster living in the village of St Mary Mead helps her friends and relatives solve mysterious murders.

Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Julia McKenzie, Stephen Churchett, Isabella Parriss

Votes: 3,477

37. The Magdalene Sisters (2002)

R | 114 min | Drama

7.8
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83 Metascore

Three young Irish women struggle to maintain their spirits while they endure dehumanizing abuse as inmates of a Magdalene Sisters Asylum.

Director: Peter Mullan | Stars: Eileen Walsh, Dorothy Duffy, Nora-Jane Noone, Anne-Marie Duff

Votes: 23,218 | Gross: $4.89M

38. The Barchester Chronicles (1982– )
Episode: Part 7 (1982)

Drama

7.8
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Mrs. Proudie is clearly in charge again and Bishop Proudie announces that Mr. Quiverful is to become the new Warden of the hospital. Obadiah Slope's objections fall on deaf ears as does his... See full summary »

Director: David Giles | Stars: Donald Pleasence, Trevor Baxter, Jonathan Adams, Maggie Jones

Votes: 21

39. Mapp & Lucia (1985–1986)
Episode: The Village Fete (1985)

49 min | Comedy

7.8
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Recently widowed 'Lucia' Lucas is bored with her life in the Cotswold village of Riseholme and considers a move to the seaside town of Tilling with her fey male friend Georgie. On arrival ... See full summary »

Director: Donald McWhinnie | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Prunella Scales, Nigel Hawthorne, Denis Lill

Votes: 15

40. Henry V (1989)

PG-13 | 137 min | Action, Biography, Drama

7.7
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83 Metascore

In the midst of the Hundred Years' War, the young King Henry V of England embarks on the conquest of France in 1415.

Director: Kenneth Branagh | Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Derek Jacobi, Simon Shepherd, James Larkin

Votes: 24,590 | Gross: $10.16M

41. French and Saunders (1987– )

30 min | Comedy

7.7
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This BBC comedy skit show is the brainchild of longtime comedy duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. Each episode would feature satire on British life, television, and parodies on big box ... See full summary »

Stars: Dawn French, Jennifer Saunders, Simon Brint, Rowland Rivron

Votes: 2,253

42. Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (1989– )

165 min | Drama

7.7
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Jessica's extraordinarily strong will and heart enables her to rebel against her fanatical, cult-like upbringing. From seven to seventeen Jess is brainwashed to be one of the 'saved', to ... See full summary »

Stars: Cathryn Bradshaw, Emily Aston, Pam Ferris, Celia Imrie

Votes: 808

43. BBC Play of the Month (1965–1983)

120 min | Drama

7.7
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Stars: Charles Gray, Eric Porter, Lally Bowers, John Gielgud

Votes: 75

44. Thirty-Minute Theatre (1965–1973)

30 min | Crime, Drama

7.7
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Stars: Donald Sinden, Robin Chadwick, Deborah Lavin, Helen Lindsay

Votes: 26

45. A Flea in Her Ear (1967 TV Movie)

Comedy

7.7
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Director: Michael Hayes | Stars: Petronella Barker, Peter Cellier, Margo Cunningham, Anne Godley

Votes: 20

46. The Barchester Chronicles (1982– )
Episode: Part 4 (1982)

Drama

7.7
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As suggested by Bishop Proudie, the Rev. Septimus Harding calls on Rev. Obadiah Slope to discuss the possibility of being reappointed Warden of the hospital. Septimus is offended not only ... See full summary »

Director: David Giles | Stars: Donald Pleasence, Alan Rickman, Geraldine McEwan, Clive Swift

Votes: 24

47. The Secret World of Arrietty (2010)

G | 94 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

7.6
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80 Metascore

The Clock family are four-inch-tall people who live anonymously in another family's residence, borrowing simple items to make their home. Life changes for the Clocks when their daughter, Arrietty, is discovered.

Director: Hiromasa Yonebayashi | Stars: Bridgit Mendler, Amy Poehler, Will Arnett, Moises Arias

Votes: 59,246 | Gross: $19.19M

48. A Matter of Loaf and Death (2008)

30 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.6
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Wallace and his dog, Gromit, open a bakery and get tied up with a murder mystery. But, when Wallace falls in love Gromit is left to solve the case.

Director: Nick Park | Stars: Peter Sallis, Sally Lindsay, Melissa Collier, Sarah Laborde

Votes: 11,169

49. The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1978– )

60 min | Drama

7.6
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Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Lynsey Baxter, Amanda Kirby, Vivienne Ross

Votes: 59

50. The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005)

G | 85 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.5
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87 Metascore

Wallace and his loyal dog, Gromit, set out to discover the mystery behind the garden sabotage that plagues their village and threatens the annual giant vegetable growing contest.

Directors: Steve Box, Nick Park | Stars: Peter Sallis, Helena Bonham Carter, Ralph Fiennes, Peter Kay

Votes: 104,773 | Gross: $56.07M

51. The Barchester Chronicles (1982– )
Episode: Part 3 (1982)

Drama

7.5
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Some years have now passed and Rev. Septimus Harding is happy in his new parish. His daughter Eleanor married John Bold but he died unexpectedly leaving a widow with a young son. Bishop ... See full summary »

Director: David Giles | Stars: Donald Pleasence, Cyril Luckham, Janet Maw, Barbara Flynn

Votes: 22

52. The Barchester Chronicles (1982– )
Episode: Part 6 (1982)

Drama

7.5
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Obadiah Slope's machinations are slowly catching up to him. The Dean of Barchester Cathedral is on his death bed and many in the community are outraged when an article appears in the local ... See full summary »

Director: David Giles | Stars: Donald Pleasence, Nigel Hawthorne, Janet Maw, Barbara Flynn

Votes: 22

53. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )
Episode: The Moving Finger (2006)

TV-14 | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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Troubled war veteran Jerry Burton and his sister Joanna rent a cottage in a seemingly tranquil English village which is plagued by a spate of poison pen letters... and murder.

Director: Tom Shankland | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, James D'Arcy, Ken Russell, Frances de la Tour

Votes: 1,062

54. Victoria Wood: With All the Trimmings (2000 TV Special)

52 min | Documentary, Comedy

7.4
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The comedienne stars in this festive sketch show, alongside a host of celebrity guests.

Director: John Birkin | Stars: Victoria Wood, Caroline Aherne, Susie Blake, James Bolam

Votes: 140

55. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )
Episode: A Murder Is Announced (2005)

TV-14 | 94 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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The villagers of Chipping Cleghorn are summoned by a newspaper notice to the house of Letitia Blacklock, anticipating a murder game. But things become too real when someone is shot dead.

Director: John Strickland | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Christian Coulson, Cherie Lunghi, Robert Pugh

Votes: 1,133

56. Call My Bluff (II) (1965–1988)

30 min | Family, Game-Show

7.3
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Two teams of three alternate between giving and guessing the meanings of obscure English words.

Stars: Robert Robinson, Frank Muir, Patrick Campbell, Arthur Marshall

Votes: 41

57. Carrie's War (2004 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama, Family

7.3
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Carrie Willow and her younger brother, Nick, are evacuated from London to a small Welsh town during World War II. Fleeing the German bombing, they are taken in by the strict Mr Evans and his sister.

Director: Coky Giedroyc | Stars: Keeley Fawcett, Jack Stanley, Karen Meagher, Eddie Cooper

Votes: 300

58. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )
Episode: Marple: What Mrs. McGillicuddy Saw (2004)

TV-14 | 94 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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Miss Marple investigates the wealthy Crackenthorpe clan, believing a body to be hidden on their estate after a visiting friend witnesses a brutal strangling murder occurring on a passing train.

Director: Andy Wilson | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Griff Rhys Jones, David Warner, Niamh Cusack

Votes: 1,102

59. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )
Episode: Ordeal by Innocence (2007)

TV-14 | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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Old wounds are reopened for the Argyle family when a man suddenly turns up after being abroad and claims that the black sheep of the family could not have murdered its tyrannical matriarch.

Director: Moira Armstrong | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Juliet Stevenson, Denis Lawson, Alison Steadman

Votes: 872

60. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )
Episode: The Murder at the Vicarage (2004)

TV-14 | 94 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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No one seems surprised when Colonel Protheroe is found murdered in the local vicarage. Red herrings abound, especially when his widow and her lover both confess to the murder.

Director: Charlie Palmer | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, John Owens, Jana Carpenter, Tim McInnerny

Votes: 1,183

61. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )
Episode: Towards Zero (2007)

TV-14 | 85 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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A wealthy woman holds a party at her Devon estate for family and friends. When a solicitor and the hostess herself are both murdered, Miss Marple tries to find a clever killer with a devious plan.

Directors: David Grindley, Nicolas Winding Refn | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Julian Sands, Zoë Tapper, Paul Nicholls

Votes: 839

62. Titus (1999)

R | 162 min | Drama, History, Thriller

7.2
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57 Metascore

Titus returns victorious from war, only to plant the seeds of future turmoil for himself and his family.

Director: Julie Taymor | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Jessica Lange, Osheen Jones, Dario D'Ambrosi

Votes: 17,954 | Gross: $1.92M

63. Jackanory (1965–1996)

15 min | Family, Fantasy

7.2
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A celebrity reads a story, enhancing it in ways that will entice the most restless of children.

Stars: Bernard Cribbins, Bernard Holley, Ray Smith, Rodney Bewes

Votes: 214

64. The Wednesday Play (1964–1970)

75 min | Drama

7.2
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Series of one-off plays made by BBC television, which gave breaks to a wide range of writers and directors in the late 1960s, such as Dennis Potter, Ken Loach, David Mercer, and John ... See full summary »

Stars: Edwin Brown, Neville Smith, Tony Selby, Michael Robbins

Votes: 64

65. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )
Episode: At Bertram's Hotel (2007)

TV-14 | 84 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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Miss Marple spends a holiday in a luxurious London hotel. The sinister atmosphere, the odd disappearance of a clergyman and the murder of the commissionaire moves her on the trail of a clever criminal gang.

Director: Dan Zeff | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Isabella Parriss, James Howard, Adam Smethurst

Votes: 845

66. The Barchester Chronicles (1982– )
Episode: Part 5 (1982)

Drama

7.2
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Obadiah Slope continues to manipulate those around him. Having overstepped the mark and offered the position of hospital Warden to Rev. Quiverful, he gets Bishop Proudie to agree that ... See full summary »

Director: David Giles | Stars: Donald Pleasence, Janet Maw, Christopher Maynard, William Redgrave

Votes: 20

67. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )
Episode: Sleeping Murder (2006)

TV-14 | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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Gwenda Halliday, a wealthy young Englishwoman recently emigrated from India, intuitively buys a seaside manor house, where she re-experiences a murder.

Director: Edward Hall | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Julian Wadham, Emilio Doorgasingh, Sophia Myles

Votes: 953

68. The Littlest Horse Thieves (1976)

G | 104 min | Family, Drama

7.1
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When the owner of a Yorkshire coal-mine decides to mechanize to increase profits, the mine's pit ponies are scheduled to be destroyed. So, three children plan to steal them to keep them ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Jarrott | Stars: Alastair Sim, Peter Barkworth, Maurice Colbourne, Susan Tebbs

Votes: 213

69. The Dance of Death (1969)

G | 149 min | Drama

7.1
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An egocentric artillery captain and his venomous wife engage in savage unremitting battles in their isolated island fortress of the coast of Sweden at the turn of the century. Alice, a ... See full summary »

Director: David Giles | Stars: Laurence Olivier, Geraldine McEwan, Robert Lang, Janina Faye

Votes: 69

70. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )
Episode: By the Pricking of My Thumbs (2006)

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

7.1
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Miss Marple joins forces with Tommy and Tuppence Beresford to find the murderer of Tommy's Aunt Ada.

Director: Peter Medak | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Chloe Pennington, Oliver Jordan, Anthony Andrews

Votes: 995

71. Pure (I) (2002)

R | 96 min | Drama

7.0
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70 Metascore

A young boy trying to deal with his mother's heroin addiction befriends a waitress who helps him cope with the tough situation.

Director: Gillies MacKinnon | Stars: Harry Eden, Vinnie Hunter, Molly Parker, David Wenham

Votes: 2,335

72. Fat (1979 TV Movie)

7.0
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Director: Chris Cherry | Stars: Patricia Brake, Norman Eshley, Souad Faress, Geraldine McEwan

Votes: 7

73. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )
Episode: Miss Marple: Nemesis (2007)

TV-14 | 83 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.0
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Miss Marple and her nephew, novelist Raymond West, embark on a coach tour of historic English houses with an eclectic group of characters at the behest of a late friend who had knowledge of an unsolved murder.

Director: Nicolas Winding Refn | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Laura Michelle Kelly, Dan Stevens, Graeme Garden

Votes: 969

74. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )
Episode: The Body in the Library (2004)

TV-14 | 94 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.0
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Dolly Bantry calls upon her old friend Miss Marple when the strangled corpse of an unknown blonde girl is found in the library of her home, Gossington Hall.

Director: Andy Wilson | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Ian Richardson, Tara Fitzgerald, Jamie Theakston

Votes: 1,372

75. Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)

PG-13 | 143 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.9
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When Robin and his Moorish companion come to England and the tyranny of the Sheriff of Nottingham, he decides to fight back as an outlaw.

Director: Kevin Reynolds | Stars: Kevin Costner, Morgan Freeman, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Christian Slater

Votes: 153,364 | Gross: $165.50M

76. BBC2 Playhouse (1973–1983)

Drama

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

Votes: 62

77. There Was a Young Lady (1953)

84 min | Comedy

6.8
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A super-efficient young secretary foils the plans of a gang of smash-and grab robbers.

Director: Lawrence Huntington | Stars: Michael Denison, Dulcie Gray, Sydney Tafler, Charles Farrell

Votes: 25

78. Not Without My Handbag (1993)

13 min | Animation, Short

6.8
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A little girl witnesses her aunt being taken dragged into hell, for defaulting on a washing machine payment. The aunt, while officially dead, feels that she has forgotten something, and ... See full summary »

Director: Boris Kossmehl | Stars: Andrea Friedrich, Alain Debray, Geraldine McEwan, Robert Booth

Votes: 308

79. BBC2 Playhouse (1973–1983)
Episode: Come Into the Garden, Maud (1982)

56 min | Drama

6.8
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A henpecked American visiting Europe is able to throw off his ghastly wife and find love.

Director: Cedric Messina | Stars: Paul Scofield, Bruce Lidington, Geraldine McEwan, Toby Robins

Votes: 20

80. Moses (1995 TV Movie)

180 min | Adventure, Biography, Crime

6.7
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A retelling of the bible story. Pharaoh Ramses decrees the death of all Hebrew children, but Moses, placed in a basket in the Nile by his mother, is taken by a royal princess and raised as ... See full summary »

Director: Roger Young | Stars: Ben Kingsley, Frank Langella, Christopher Lee, Anna Galiena

Votes: 1,072

81. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )
Episode: The Sittaford Mystery (2006)

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

6.7
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The death of the presumptive future Prime Minister is predicted during a séance in a snowbound country hotel, and he is found stabbed to death in his room the next morning.

Director: Paul Unwin | Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Timothy Dalton, Robert Hickson, Robert Hardy

Votes: 980

82. Thin Ice (2000 TV Movie)

75 min

6.6
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Director: Ian White | Stars: Nicholas Lyndhurst, Tim Dantay, Raquel Cassidy, Sian Webber

Votes: 16

83. Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (1989– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1990)

Drama

6.4
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Director: Beeban Kidron | Stars: Emily Aston, Sharon Bower, Cathryn Bradshaw, Charlotte Coleman

Votes: 5

84. Pebble Mill at One (1972–1996)

45 min | News, Talk-Show

6.3
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Daily magazine show broadcast form the BBC's Pebble Mill studios. The show originally ran from 1973 to 1986 and was resurrected in 1991 (as "Pebble Mill") and ran until 1996.

Stars: Judi Spiers, Ross King, Lalita Ahmed, Alan Titchmarsh

Votes: 23

85. Vanity Fair (2004)

PG-13 | 141 min | Drama

6.2
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53 Metascore

Growing up poor in London, Becky Sharp defies her poverty-stricken background and ascends the social ladder alongside her best friend, Amelia.

Director: Mira Nair | Stars: Reese Witherspoon, Romola Garai, James Purefoy, Jonathan Rhys Meyers

Votes: 18,032 | Gross: $16.12M

86. ITV Saturday Night Theatre (1969– )

78 min | Drama

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

Votes: 39

87. Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (1989– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1990)

Drama

6.2
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Director: Beeban Kidron | Stars: Emily Aston, Sharon Bower, Cathryn Bradshaw, Kay Clayton

Votes: 5

88. Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (1989– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1990)

Drama

6.2
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Director: Beeban Kidron | Stars: Mark Aspinall, Emily Aston, Cathryn Bradshaw, Charlotte Coleman

Votes: 5

89. Love's Labour's Lost (2000)

PG | 93 min | Romance, Comedy, Musical

6.1
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35 Metascore

An update of the classic Shakespeare story, director Kenneth Branagh shot this movie like a classic 30s musical. The film tells the story of four best friends who swear off love.

Director: Kenneth Branagh | Stars: Alessandro Nivola, Alicia Silverstone, Natascha McElhone, Kenneth Branagh

Votes: 3,967 | Gross: $0.28M

90. Beware of Children (1960)

86 min | Comedy

6.1
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A young, married couple inherit an estate and decide to turn it into a summer camp for children.

Director: Gerald Thomas | Stars: Leslie Phillips, Geraldine McEwan, Julia Lockwood, Irene Handl

Votes: 67

91. Foreign Body (1986)

PG-13 | 111 min | Comedy

6.0
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An unemployed Indian engineer emigrates to England to find work and through a series of circumstances, ends up impersonating a doctor to win the attention of an attractive young woman.

Director: Ronald Neame | Stars: Victor Banerjee, Warren Mitchell, Denis Quilley, Amanda Donohoe

Votes: 208

92. The Orange British Academy Film Awards (2003 TV Special)

Family

5.9
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Coverage of the annual British Academy Film Awards, hosted by Stephen Fry. Staged at the Odeon Cinema, Leicester Sq. London and attended by film makers and stars from around the world.

Director: Geraldine Dowd | Stars: Stephen Fry, Pedro Almodóvar, Daniel Day-Lewis, Nicole Kidman

Votes: 36

93. Food of Love (2002)

R | 112 min | Drama, Music, Romance

5.8
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46 Metascore

Paul, a handsome and talented music student is employed as the page-turner at one of the world famous pianist Kennington's concerts in San Francisco.

Director: Ventura Pons | Stars: Paul Rhys, Kevin Bishop, Juliet Stevenson, Allan Corduner

Votes: 1,436 | Gross: $0.00M

94. The 52nd Annual Tony Awards (1998 TV Special)

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Director: Paul Miller | Stars: Rosie O'Donnell, Lynn Ahrens, Alan Alda, Jane Alexander

Votes: 40

95. The Love Letter (1999)

PG-13 | 88 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.4
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The power of words and images to open hearts. Helen runs, miles a day, to burn off energy: she's an emotional celibate. Going through the post at her shop, she finds a romantic and poetic ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Ho-Sun Chan | Stars: Kate Capshaw, Tom Everett Scott, Tom Selleck, Blythe Danner

Votes: 3,632 | Gross: $8.28M

96. The Lazarus Child (2005)

93 min | Drama

5.0
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A road accident leaves seven-year-old Frankie Heywood gravely injured and deeply comatose, when she is hit by a bus, and her twelve-year-old brother Ben severely depressed and traumatised ... See full summary »

Director: Graham Theakston | Stars: Andy Garcia, Frances O'Connor, Angela Bassett, Harry Eden

Votes: 875

97. Contaminated Man (2000)

R | 100 min | Drama, Thriller

4.8
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In 1986, David Whitman came home, contaminated his wife and child, and watched them die. Years later, he leads a hazmat team investigating an industrial accident near Budapest. One ... See full summary »

Director: Anthony Hickox | Stars: William Hurt, Natascha McElhone, Peter Weller, Katja Woywood

Votes: 967

98. The Bawdy Adventures of Tom Jones (1976)

R | 94 min | Comedy

4.6
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Tom Jones, a maid's son adopted by the nobleman she worked for, now all grown up must run away from home when he is set up by his jealous cousin. He has several adventures and women on his way to town where his possible salvation awaits.

Director: Cliff Owen | Stars: Nicky Henson, Trevor Howard, Terry-Thomas, Arthur Lowe

Votes: 115

99. GMTV (1993– )

205 min | News, Talk-Show

4.2
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Morning news, interviews and entertainment features.

Stars: Andrew Castle, Kate Garraway, Ben Shephard, Lorraine Kelly

Votes: 221

100. Festival (1960– )

60 min | Drama

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Stars: Gillie Fenwick, Douglas Rain, John Vernon, Gerard Parkes