Highest Rated Titles With Brian Murphy


1. South Riding (1974– )

50 min | Drama

8.8
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Stars: Dorothy Tutin, Hermione Baddeley, Nigel Davenport, Judi Bowker

Votes: 25

2. Man Down (2013– )
Episode: Christmas Special (2013)

23 min | Comedy

8.8
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After being pushed into his mother's Christmas tree by his evil father Dan decides to impress head teacher Emma by writing the end of term play 'Scrooge 3000', a musical set in space. He ... See full summary »

Director: Matt Lipsey | Stars: Greg Davies, Rik Mayall, Roisin Conaty, Mike Wozniak

Votes: 19

3. Blackmail (1965– )

8.7
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Blackmail, in all its meanings and forms, was the central theme of the episodes comprising this series.

Stars: Ray Marioni, Derrick Sherwin, Aubrey Richards, Ian Hendry

Votes: 7

4. ITV Television Playhouse (1955–1967)

60 min | Drama

8.6
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Stars: Campbell Singer, Thomas Heathcote, Dinsdale Landen, Miriam Karlin

Votes: 21

5. Mrs. Merton and Malcolm (1999– )
Episode: Episode #1.6 (1999)

Comedy

8.6
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Director: John Birkin | Stars: Caroline Aherne, Craig Cash, Brian Murphy, Steve Coogan

Votes: 5

6. Next of Kin (1995–1997)

30 min | Comedy

8.5
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Maggie and Andrew are looking forward to retiring to France when their orphaned grandchildren, who they barely know, become their wards. The children are hostile, peculiar eaters and Maggie... See full summary »

Stars: Penelope Keith, William Gaunt, Ann Gosling, Matthew Clarke

Votes: 92

7. Whodunnit? (1972–1978)

Family, Game-Show, Mystery

8.5
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British game show in which celebrity panelists were shown a dramatised murder and had to guess the identity of the killer or killers from the clues presented.

Stars: Jon Pertwee, Patrick Mower, Anouska Hempel, Edward Woodward

Votes: 49

8. Cinderella: The Shoe Must Go On (1986 TV Movie)

90 min | Comedy

8.5
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Director: Jon Scoffield | Stars: Danny La Rue, Roy Kinnear, Cheryl Baker, Jimmy Cricket

Votes: 6

9. The Avengers (1961–1969)

TV-14 | 60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.4
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A quirky spy show of the adventures of an eccentrically suave British agent and his predominately female partners.

Stars: Patrick Macnee, Diana Rigg, Honor Blackman, Linda Thorson

Votes: 4,740

10. The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club (1972– )

180 min

8.4
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When one of the members of the Bellona Club passes away, Lord Wimsey is brought in to determine the time of death for testamentary purposes.

Stars: Ian Carmichael, Terence Alexander, Anna Cropper, Donald Pickering

Votes: 200

11. Pond Life (1996–2000)

30 min | Animation, Comedy

8.4
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Animated comedy, following the rather self-obsessed Dolly Pond and her quest to live the kind of life she thinks she should be living, while never getting it quite right. Observational, modern humour from Candy Guard.

Stars: Sarah Ann Kennedy, Emma Chambers, John Thomson, Charlotte Mitchell

Votes: 98

12. Callan (1967–1972)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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David Callan is the top agent/assassin for the Security Service (British counterintelligence), but he is an embittered man who performs his duties "for Queen and country" under duress. This... See full summary »

Stars: Edward Woodward, Russell Hunter, Lisa Langdon, Anthony Valentine

Votes: 417

13. Jonathan Creek (1997–2016)

120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Working from his home in a converted windmill, Jonathan Creek is a magician with a natural ability for solving puzzles. He soon puts this ability to the use of solving impossible crimes and mysterious murders.

Stars: Alan Davies, Caroline Quentin, Stuart Milligan, Julia Sawalha

Votes: 5,168

14. Hustle (2004–2012)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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A motley group of London con artists pull of a series of daring and intricate stings.

Stars: Robert Glenister, Robert Vaughn, Rob Jarvis, Adrian Lester

Votes: 19,759

15. 30 Years of 'Last of the Summer Wine' (2003 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary

8.2
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Director: Michael Cager | Stars: Michael Aldridge, Jean Alexander, Michael Bates, Alan J.W. Bell

Votes: 9

16. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Eva's Back in Town (2008)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.2
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Howard feels that his life is in a rut and nothing exciting ever happens - until Alvin convinces an old chum, Eva, to help him play a joke on Howard, but the result is Howard going on the run.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Brian Murphy, June Whitfield

Votes: 17

17. Man About the House (1973–1976)
Episode: Of Mice and Women (1974)

Comedy

8.2
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There's a mouse loose about the house and, though Larry kills it,Robin wants him to keep quiet about it as the girls are scared of the mouse and Robin can exploit their fear to get closer ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Paula Wilcox, Sally Thomsett, Yootha Joyce

Votes: 16

18. Boon (1986–1992)
Episode: Shot in the Dark (1992)

Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.2
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Harry falls for a woman he meets while looking after a country fair. Unfortunately, his mouth gets the better of him and he gives her the impression he's a red- hot detective, finding ... See full summary »

Director: A.J. Quinn | Stars: Stephen Tompkinson, Michael Kitchen, Arthur Kelly, Eve Matheson

Votes: 5

19. Jonathan Creek (1997–2016)
Episode: Mother Redcap (1998)

49 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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A judge at police protection is killed by a rapier blade to the heart after a brief struggle, but only his wife was in that room at the time.

Director: Keith Washington | Stars: Brian Murphy, Leonard Kavanagh, Georgine Anderson, Nicola Walker

Votes: 169

20. One Foot in the Grave (1990–2001)
Episode: The Man Who Blew Away (1994)

40 min | Comedy, Drama

8.1
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The Meldrews get a surprise visit from Mr. Foskett, whom they know only because they stayed in the same guest house 17 years ago.

Director: Susan Belbin | Stars: Richard Wilson, Annette Crosbie, Janine Duvitski, Angus Deayton

Votes: 60

21. Hustle (2004–2012)
Episode: The Thieving Mistake (2010)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Clumsy burglar 'Liability' Finch steals a Van Gogh painting in Rio but, due to publicity surrounding the theft, leaves it in a luggage locker back in Brazil. By coincidence his old grifting... See full summary »

Director: Iain B. MacDonald | Stars: Adrian Lester, Robert Glenister, Matt Di Angelo, Kelly Adams

Votes: 82

22. Plebs (2013– )

25 min | Comedy

8.0
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PLEBS follows three desperate young men from the suburbs as they try to get laid, hold down jobs and climb the social ladder in the big city - a city that happens to be Ancient Rome.

Stars: Tom Rosenthal, Joel Fry, Ryan Sampson, Tom Basden

Votes: 3,492

23. George & Mildred (1976–1979)
Episode: A Driving Ambition (1979)

25 min | Comedy

8.0
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Mildred is taking driving lessons from an elderly neighbour but wants to keep it secret from George so she says she is going to Keep Fit class. When Ann accidentally lets slip that the Keep... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 17

24. Plebs (2013– )
Episode: Bananae (2013)

22 min | Comedy

8.0
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Mass immigration from Thrace puts the boys into contact with a sexy Thracian lodger Irina and a dazzling yellow exotic fruit, the Banana. Meanwhile, Marcus has an unfortunate encounter with an elderly war veteran.

Director: Sam Leifer | Stars: Tom Rosenthal, Sophie Colquhoun, Brian Murphy, Ryan Sampson

Votes: 48

25. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Hermione (the short course) (2005)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

8.0
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Norman has posted a 'Do Not Disturb' sign on his door, peaking the curiosity of the community. Smiler received a 'Dear John' letter. Barry's boss, Mr. Teasdale, bullies him into attempting ... See full summary »

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Keith Clifford, Brian Murphy

Votes: 15

26. George & Mildred (1976–1979)
Episode: The Delivery Man (1978)

24 min | Comedy

8.0
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Mildred is not happy about George mending his motor-bike in the house but when Ann goes into labour with Jeffrey away in Birmingham and no chance of a mini-cab it comes in handy for rushing... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 15

27. One Foot in the Grave (1990–2001)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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Victor Meldrew is a retiree who attracts bad luck. If he's not driving his long suffering wife Margeret crazy with his constant moaning, he's fighting with neighbors.

Stars: Richard Wilson, Annette Crosbie, Doreen Mantle, Owen Brenman

Votes: 4,111

28. The Plane Makers (1963–1965)

60 min | Drama

7.9
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Stars: Jack Watling, Patrick Wymark, Norma Ronald, Reginald Marsh

Votes: 11

29. T-Bag Strikes Again (1986)

20 min | Family

7.9
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T. Bag has regained her powers and calls her former servant, Thomas, into a storybook and makes him serve her tea again as 'T.Shirt'. Debbie follows her friend and soon discovers she has to... See full summary »

Stars: Elizabeth Estensen, Jennie Stallwood, John Hasler, Roy Barraclough

Votes: 22

30. The Unforgettable Yootha Joyce (2001 TV Short)

23 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

7.9
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Friends and colleagues recall the life and career of the much missed British character actress Yootha Joyce.

Director: Emma Clarke | Stars: Daniel Abineri, Yootha Joyce, Jean Marlow, Glynn Edwards

Votes: 17

31. White Van Man (2010– )
Episode: Beginnings and Ends (I) (2011)

28 min | Comedy

7.9
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Ollie and Darren are fitting a wardrobe for elderly Albert but when he goes to collect his pension he locks them in the bedroom. Hearing that Ollie slept with Liz is too much for ... See full summary »

Director: Iain B. MacDonald | Stars: Will Mellor, Joel Fry, Naomi Bentley, Clive Mantle

Votes: 13

32. George & Mildred (1976–1979)
Episode: No Business Like Show Business (1977)

24 min | Comedy

7.9
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Jeffrey is directing the neighbourhood's Christmas pantomime - 'Cinderella' - and Mildred is only too happy to be playing one of the Ugly Sisters. Unfortunately on the opening night she ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 19

33. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: The Crowcroft Challenge (2007)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.9
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Alvin and Truly tie one on in a bar and Alvin volunteers to complete the Crowcroft Challenge - a task that has never been completed. Howard volunteers when he realizes that he might be able to get together with Marina during the Challenge.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Brian Murphy, Robert Fyfe

Votes: 15

34. George & Mildred (1976–1979)
Episode: The Mating Game (1978)

25 min | Comedy

7.9
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With Truffles,Mildred's dog,in season, the Ropers mate her with Ethel's dog in order to produce pedigree puppies that they can sell but find that another dog has been with Truffles already ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 14

35. The Devils (1971)

R | 111 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.8
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In 17th-century France, Father Urbain Grandier seeks to protect the city of Loudun from the corrupt establishment of Cardinal Richelieu. Hysteria occurs within the city when he is accused of witchcraft by a sexually repressed nun.

Director: Ken Russell | Stars: Vanessa Redgrave, Oliver Reed, Dudley Sutton, Max Adrian

Votes: 9,568

36. The Boy Friend (1971)

G | 137 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.8
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When the leading lady of a low-budget musical revue sprains her ankle, the assistant stage manager is forced to understudy and perform in her place, becoming a star and finding love in the process.

Director: Ken Russell | Stars: Twiggy, Christopher Gable, Max Adrian, Bryan Pringle

Votes: 2,277

37. Delta Wave (1996– )

30 min | Short, Sci-Fi

7.8
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Scientist Dr Ruby Munro takes two children with very strong psychic powers into her Department for Experimentation into Linked Thought Activity (the Delta of the title) and the trio have ... See full summary »

Stars: Robin McCaffrey, Ania Sowinski, Jason Stracey, Nickolas Grace

Votes: 6

38. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: A Short Blast of Fred Astaire (2003)

TV-PG | Comedy

7.8
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Norman has been roped into performing a humorous monologue for the Christmas Concert. Pearl plans to force Howard to mime a recording of Nelson Eddy. Glenda plans to force Barry to perform ... See full summary »

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Keith Clifford, Kathy Staff

Votes: 9

39. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: All That Glitters Is Not Elvis (2008)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.8
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After running into a man who is convinced that not only is Elvis alive, but in the village area, Alvin decides to play a wonderful joke on Howard; Barry misplaces his boss's dog in the park.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Brian Murphy, Kenneth Cope

Votes: 13

40. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Goodnight Sweet Ferret (2009)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.8
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Hobbo, Alvin and Entwistle promise a friend, who is laid up with a bad leg, that they will bury his dead ferret in the churchyard.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Russ Abbot, Burt Kwouk, Brian Murphy, Peter Sallis

Votes: 14

41. Man About the House (1973–1976)
Episode: How Does Your Garden Grow (1975)

Comedy

7.8
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The flatmates are doing the Ropers' garden in lieu of rent and Larry gives Mildred a new plant,which she decides to use in the arrangement she is making,to display at the up-coming flower ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Paula Wilcox, Sally Thomsett, Yootha Joyce

Votes: 10

42. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: It's Never Ten Years (2008)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.8
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Clegg and Truly tell Alvin about their old friend Compo and his escapades making an impression on Alvin's current neighbor, Nora Batty.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Brian Murphy, Bill Owen

Votes: 17

43. George & Mildred (1976–1979)
Episode: Jumble Pie (1977)

24 min | Comedy

7.8
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George is not happy. Not only has Oscar the budgie died but Mildred has donated all his gardening magazines to the vicar for the local church jumble sale,on the basis that George never does... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 19

44. Man About the House (1973–1976)
Episode: Never Give Your Real Name (1975)

Comedy

7.8
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A girl tells Jo and Chrissy that she is pregnant by Robin after sleeping with her. When they confront him,he agrees to do the decent thing and to stand by his girl-friend, Linda. But this ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Paula Wilcox, Sally Thomsett, Yootha Joyce

Votes: 12

45. Man About the House (1973–1976)
Episode: One for the Road (1975)

Comedy

7.8
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With the price of beer going up at the Legion,George brews his own and Robin samples some before giving Chrissy a driving lesson. Sadly she rams a man's bike and Robin, as the supervising ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Paula Wilcox, Sally Thomsett, Yootha Joyce

Votes: 13

46. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Plenty of Room in the Back (2006)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.8
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Auntie breaks down and buys Tom & Smiler some new transport, and they find it helps to sober people up. Glenda wants Barry to think for himself.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Keith Clifford, Brian Murphy

Votes: 13

47. George & Mildred (1976–1979)
Episode: The Bad Penny (1976)

22 min | Comedy

7.8
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George and Mildred get to move in and Ann, who is not a snob like Jeffrey, invites them round for a cup of tea. Unfortunately when they go home George and Mildred find they have locked themselves out and left the bathwater running.

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 23

48. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Who's That Merry Man with Billy, Then? (2006)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.8
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Howard wants to learn to fly; Barry gets an answer to his ad looking for Merry Men, but the applicant isn't quite what he expected. Barry refuses to leave the stairs in his home.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Keith Clifford, Brian Murphy

Votes: 13

49. The Cafe (I) (2011– )

Comedy

7.7
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A café in Weston-super-Mare run by generational trio Mary (June Watson), Carol (Ellie Haddington) and Sarah (Michelle Terry).

Stars: Ellie Haddington, Michelle Terry, June Watson, David Troughton

Votes: 495

50. The Slammer (2006– )

30 min | Comedy, Family

7.7
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In a prison for people who have committed crimes against entertainment, four inmates are chosen to perform their acts for a studio audience in a bid for freedom.

Stars: Ted Robbins, Ian Kirkby, Dave Chapman, Lee Barnett

Votes: 87

51. The Catherine Tate Show (2004–2009)
Episode: 1951-2006 (2006)

TV-MA | Comedy

7.7
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Lauren battles Kelly for Ryan's favor, and 1950s landlady Ma Willow makes an appearance.

Director: Gordon Anderson | Stars: Catherine Tate, Martin Akehurst, Natalie Cassidy, Andy Dennehy

Votes: 23

52. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Beware of Laughing at Nora's Hats (2004)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.7
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While trying to talk Nora Batty into a bike ride, Alvin discovers that Nora and her best-friend Audrey had a tiff several years earlier when Audrey laughed at Nora's hat. Alvin enlists the ... See full summary »

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Keith Clifford, Kathy Staff

Votes: 12

53. The Catherine Tate Show (2004–2009)
Episode: Marrying Mohammed (2005)

TV-MA | Comedy

7.7
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Director: Gordon Anderson | Stars: Catherine Tate, Aschlin Ditta, Ella Kenion, Niky Wardley

Votes: 20

54. George & Mildred (1976–1979)
Episode: Moving On (1976)

25 min | Comedy

7.7
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When their house is subject to a compulsory purchase order the Ropers must move. Mildred sees her dream house in suburbia, next door to yuppie couple Ann and Jeffrey Fourmile and their ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 30

55. The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club (1972– )
Episode: Mr. Oliver (1973)

45 min

7.7
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Fentiman believes he is being followed by the shadowy figure of Mr. Oliver, and Ann Doland seeks to settle the estate when plans are made for exhumation.

Director: Ronald Wilson | Stars: Ian Carmichael, Derek Newark, Mark Eden, Terence Alexander

Votes: 12

56. George & Mildred (1976–1979)
Episode: My Husband Next Door (1976)

24 min | Comedy

7.7
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When the Fourmiles go on holiday Mildred has a key to their house so she can water their plants but George abuses this by going in to watch the couple's superior colour television. Mildred ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 17

57. George & Mildred (1976–1979)
Episode: Nappy Days (1978)

Comedy

7.7
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When the Fourmiles have to attend a funeral Mildred is happy to mind their new baby, Tarquin, for the day. But their car breaks down on the way home, making them late, and Mildred has her ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 16

58. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Who's That Mouse in the Poetry Group? (2005)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.7
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After Truly sees a professor on the Telly that looks just like Smiler, Tom & Smiler set out to make him an Intellectual - which lends Smiler a date with Marina. Alvin asks for Nora's help to train for the Space Program.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Keith Clifford, Brian Murphy

Votes: 13

59. George & Mildred (1976–1979)
Episode: Your Money or Your Life (1976)

25 min | Comedy

7.7
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Following a family funeral Mildred notices that the pay-out on George's endowment policy is very small and persuades him to take a medical to get a better pay-out. The medical is a success ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 22

60. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Yours Truly - If You're Not Careful (2004)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.7
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Truly just can't get the hang of his new cell phone, he keeps missing a persistent caller and Billie takes the advantage to make Truly believe his ex-wife has come looking for him. Howard and Marina are smoking hot.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Keith Clifford, Mike Grady

Votes: 12

61. Man Down (2013– )

30 min | Comedy

7.6
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Dan (Davies) is a childish idiot trapped in an adult's life, helped along by his uniquely dysfunctional best friends, Jo (Conaty) and Brian (Wozniak). His inability to navigate the simplest... See full summary »

Stars: Greg Davies, Roisin Conaty, Mike Wozniak, Gwyneth Powell

Votes: 975

62. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Available for Weddings (2005)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.6
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After Clegg ends up with his foot in a plaster and an arm in a sling after a bike trip with Billy & Alvin, Truly and the Boys try to invent a bike that also an ATV. Barry gets bit by the camping bug.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Brian Murphy, Keith Clifford

Votes: 13

63. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Behind Every Bush There Is Not Necessarily a Howard (2010)

TV-PG | Comedy

7.6
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Hobbo decides to enlist Morton Beamish's help in re-uniting Toby with his wife. However Toby's wife takes quite a liking to Morton, a fact he'll have to hide from Toby. Meanwhile Mis Davenport is attracted to Hobbo, to his dismay.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Russ Abbot, Burt Kwouk, Brian Murphy, Peter Sallis

Votes: 19

64. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Follow That Bottle (2006)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.6
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Hanging out along the creekside, Truly and the Boys spot a bottle with a note in it floating down the river so of course Alvin & Billie have to try to get the bottle. A stranger is looking ... See full summary »

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Keith Clifford, Brian Murphy

Votes: 12

65. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Jurassic - No Parking (2004)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.6
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Howard is in a dilemma, he needs to get a gift for Marina's birthday but he can't get out of the house, so Truly & Billy agree to find something special. Barry wins a prize which arrives at... See full summary »

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Keith Clifford, Brian Murphy

Votes: 17

66. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Oh Look! Mitzi's Found Her Mummy (2006)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.6
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Howard promises to take care of Mitzi, but Pearl wont let heron the houses she spends the day at Clegg's but she won't let let the Boys stay indoors. Barry & gland find costumes for a party.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Keith Clifford, Brian Murphy

Votes: 11

67. The Cafe (2011– )
Episode: Reap What You Sow (I) (2013)

Comedy

7.6
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Director: Robin Sheppard | Stars: Seeta Indrani, Ellie Haddington, Robert Glenister, David Troughton

Votes: 8

68. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: The General's Greatest Battle (2004)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.6
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It is the annual parade to commemorate Hero of the Battle of Mazurka, and Auntie has hired Tom and Smiler to deliver the star of the show - which of course means all the men need to get ... See full summary »

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Kathy Staff, Brian Murphy

Votes: 16

69. George & Mildred (1976–1979)
Episode: The Travelling Man (1977)

25 min | Comedy

7.6
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Initially opposed to George's idea of taking in a lodger to make more money,Mildred changes her mind when the charming salesman Edward Rogers turns up to rent their back bedroom. Edward is ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 19

70. The Famous Five (1995– )

Family

7.5
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Based on the best selling books by popular children's author Enid Blyton; when Julian, Dick and Anne are sent to live with their Aunt and uncle in the English countryside they clash with ... See full summary »

Stars: Jemima Rooper, Marco Williamson, Paul Child, Laura Petela

Votes: 306

71. Mike & Angelo (1989–2000)

20 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.5
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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: 103

72. Sunburn (1999–2000)

50 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Stars: Michelle Collins, Rebecca Callard, Sharon Small, James Buller

Votes: 56

73. Mrs. Merton and Malcolm (1999– )

30 min | Comedy

7.5
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Stars: Caroline Aherne, Craig Cash, Brian Murphy, Steve Coogan

Votes: 61

74. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: A Short Introduction to Cooper's Rules (2008)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.5
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Barry's aunt asks him to take a retired vicar to lunch with some of the boys, which neither of them really wish to do ...but when the vicar runs away it becomes the most exciting luncheon ever.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Brian Murphy, Robert Fyfe

Votes: 12

75. George & Mildred (1976–1979)
Episode: All Around the Clock (1977)

24 min | Comedy

7.5
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The Ropers 'celebrate' their twenty-fourth wedding anniversary with an exchange of gifts. George gives Mildred a carriage clock, which is very nice and only cost him ten quid. However, when... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 17

76. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: An Apple a Day (2004)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.5
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Nora Batty is assigning "volunteers" to take out old persons for the day, despite the fact that the volunteers appear to be the same age as the "old people". The old people, Bert and Sal ... See full summary »

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Kathy Staff, Brian Murphy

Votes: 12

77. Man About the House (1973–1976)
Episode: And Then There Were Two (1973)

Comedy

7.5
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Whilst Jo visits her family, Chrissy and Robin are left alone in the flat together and Chrissy is alarmed by Robin's libido as he has been reading sex manuals. However, when he and his ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Paula Wilcox, Sally Thomsett, Yootha Joyce

Votes: 20

78. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Barry in Danger from Reading and Aunt Jessie (2006)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.5
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Miss Davenport makes a pass at Barry and now he refuses to go back to the library; Pearl spots a personal ad in the paper and figures it's Howard setting up a meeting with Marina; Alvin decides to make Nora jealous.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Keith Clifford, Brian Murphy

Votes: 12

79. The Catherine Tate Show (2004–2009)
Episode: Dog Obedience (2005)

TV-MA | Comedy

7.5
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Today we follow the story of Moo Sheppard as she uses her skills as a dog trainer to win the championship dog show.

Director: Gordon Anderson | Stars: Catherine Tate, Aschlin Ditta, Ella Kenion, Niky Wardley

Votes: 20

80. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Elegy for Small Creature and Clandestine Trackbike (2007)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.5
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Howard has purchased a track bike and is desperate to hide it from Pearl.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Brian Murphy, Stephen Lewis

Votes: 11

81. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Get Out of That, Then (2008)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.5
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Lenny is trying out a new show business career as an escapist. The problem is he's not very good at it.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Brian Murphy, Kathy Staff

Votes: 15

82. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Has Anyone Seen a Peruvian Wart? (2005)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.5
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Billy wants his sister-in-law to leave, so he and the Boys decide the best way is to hook her up with some gentleman friend, Alvin suggests Corcroft - but Truly thinks Corcroft needs to ... See full summary »

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Keith Clifford, Brian Murphy

Votes: 12

83. George & Mildred (1976–1979)
Episode: I Gotta Horse (1979)

25 min | Comedy

7.5
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Browsing through 'Country Life' Ethel sees a photo of a Ming dynasty china horse worth ten thousand pounds. Her mother tells her Mildred owns the only other one in the world and Mildred ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 15

84. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Little Orphan Howard (2005)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.5
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What started as a joke takes on a life of it's own when Clegg tells Howard that he was adopted and that his real parents were dead. Alvin is very insistent that he will get a kite to fly - and finds several ways to try to get it done.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Keith Clifford, Brian Murphy

Votes: 13

85. Man About the House (1973–1976)
Episode: My Son, My Son (1975)

Comedy

7.5
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In order to fiddle his tax returns George has been claiming for a non-existent son for the past nineteen years but is in danger of being found out when a tax inspector is about to visit. ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Paula Wilcox, Sally Thomsett, Yootha Joyce

Votes: 11

86. Six (1964– )
Episode: The Diary of a Nobody: The Domestic Jottings of a City Clerk (1964)

38 min | Drama

7.5
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Director: Ken Russell | Stars: Bryan Pringle, Avril Elgar, Murray Melvin, Jonathan Cecil

Votes: 12

87. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: The Lair of the Cat Creature (2003)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.5
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Record seeking, Alvin Smedley para-sails into the villagers lives. Truly, Norman and Billy tell Avlin a fantastic tale of a fearsome "cat creature" that stalks the woodland. Tom intends to ... See full summary »

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Brian Murphy, Sarah Thomas

Votes: 12

88. Man About the House (1973–1976)
Episode: The Last Picture Show (1975)

Comedy

7.5
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Chrissy's film buff boyfriend Neil gives her a movie camera for her birthday and lends her a projector to screen the film she has made. Larry hopes to use the projector to show blue movies ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Paula Wilcox, Sally Thomsett, Yootha Joyce

Votes: 10

89. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: The Mischievous Tinkle in Howard's Eyes (2008)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.5
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Howard wears bells on his legs to restore old traditions. Alvin and Entwistle go roller blading.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Brian Murphy, Robert Fyfe

Votes: 11

90. George & Mildred (1976–1979)
Episode: The Right Way to Travel (1977)

25 min | Comedy

7.5
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Mildred wants a holiday in Majorca but George, who can't speak Majorcan, feels they should stick to familiar Blackpool. If the Ropers travel with the Conservative Association to Majorca ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 18

91. George & Mildred (1976–1979)
Episode: The Unkindest Cut of All (1977)

24 min | Comedy

7.5
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Despite the final notice George has forgotten to pay the electricity bill and a man is sent round to the Ropers to cut off their supply. This would be bad enough at the best of times but ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 20

92. The Catherine Tate Show (2004–2009)
Episode: Wedding Banquet (2005)

TV-MA | Comedy

7.5
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Director: Gordon Anderson | Stars: Catherine Tate, Jonathan McGuinness, Ella Kenion, Niky Wardley

Votes: 20

93. Last of the Summer Wine (1973– )
Episode: Will the Genuine Racer Please Stand Up? (2008)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.5
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Howard dresses Tom up in racing gear, complete with helmet, and makes sure Pearl sees him so that he can use the disguise later to meet Marina - but others think he is Tom as well and ... See full summary »

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Brian Murphy, Kathy Staff

Votes: 13

94. Benidorm (2007– )

30 min | Comedy

7.4
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Follow holidaymakers at the Solana Resort in Benidorm. Hilarity ensues as guests try to get value for their Euros.

Stars: Jake Canuso, Janine Duvitski, Elsie Kelly, Sheila Reid

Votes: 2,503

95. Man About the House (1973–1976)

30 min | Comedy

7.4
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One morning after a particularly wild party, Chrissy and Jo wake up to find Robin sleeping in their bath. He needs a place to live, they need a flatmate that can cook, so they decide to let... See full summary »

Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Paula Wilcox, Sally Thomsett, Yootha Joyce

Votes: 754

96. The Plank (1979 TV Short)

28 min | Comedy, Short

7.4
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This is a pantomime about two construction workers, who discover that a plank is missing from the floor they are just building. They discover that two children have taken the plank and use ... See full summary »

Director: Eric Sykes | Stars: Eric Sykes, Arthur Lowe, Lionel Blair, Henry Cooper

Votes: 481

97. The Moonstone (1972)

225 min

7.4
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A priceless jewel, originally plundered from a Hindu shrine, is presented to Rachel Verinder on her 18th birthday. The jewel goes missing and suspicion falls over the household, threatening to destroy someone close to Rachel's heart.

Stars: Vivien Heilbron, Robin Ellis, Basil Dignam, Martin Jarvis

Votes: 54

98. The Booze Cruise III: The Scattering (2006 TV Movie)

92 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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Rob has left Leone to move in with Jackie and does not attend Elsie's funeral with the others. Grace is keen to scatter her mother's ashes on her beloved Yorkshire moors and Leone and Cath ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Seed | Stars: Neil Pearson, Mark Benton, Brian Murphy, Anne Reid

Votes: 85

99. L for Lester (1982– )

30 min | Comedy

7.4
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Stars: Brian Murphy, Amanda Barrie, Hilda Braid, James Cossins

Votes: 10

100. George & Mildred (1976–1979)
Episode: All Work and No Pay (1978)

Comedy

7.4
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Due to complaints about his over-zealous attitude George rows with his superior, Arnold Higson, and resigns his job as a traffic warden. He is scared to tell Mildred, who finds out from Mr.... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 17