Highest Rated Titles With Harold Snoad


1. Hancock's Half Hour (1956–1960)
Episode: The Missing Page (1960)

Comedy

9.0
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When Hancock finally gets Lady Don't Fall Backwards by Darcy Sarto from the public library, he is mortified to find the last page torn out... See full synopsis »

Director: Duncan Wood | Stars: Tony Hancock, Sidney James, Hugh Lloyd, George Coulouris

Votes: 23

2. Comedy Playhouse (1961–2016)

30 min | Comedy

8.9
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Comedic anthology series.

Stars: Frank Thornton, John Le Mesurier, Robert Dorning, Graham Stark

Votes: 18

3. Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–1989)
Episode: Moving On (1989)

80 min | Comedy

8.9
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Everything looks rosy, despite the big changes.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton, Peter Egan, Stanley Lebor

Votes: 15

4. Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–1989)
Episode: One Night Stand (1986)

30 min | Comedy

8.9
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Martin is abroad on a business trip. He wakes up in a compromising position. What if word gets back to Ann?

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton, Peter Egan, Stanley Lebor

Votes: 16

5. Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–1989)
Episode: Stuck in a Loft (1987)

Comedy

8.9
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The friends rent a country cottage. Martin shines with his practical knowledge. But then he gets a bit stuck.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton, Peter Egan, Stanley Lebor

Votes: 17

6. Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–1989)
Episode: Manure (1986)

30 min | Comedy

8.8
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Martin agrees to take delivery of some manure for Paul's garden. Things don't quite go according to plan. Paul clears everything up in record time when he gets home.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton, Peter Egan, Stanley Lebor

Votes: 15

7. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Sea Fever (1993)

TV-PG | 58 min | Comedy

8.8
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Hyacinth prepares for her holiday cruise on the QE2 and after a bumpy journey to board the ship, she soon realizes she'll be staying in a most elegant ship. But then, to her horror, she ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes, Josephine Tewson

Votes: 144

8. Hancock's Half Hour (1956–1960)

30 min | Comedy

8.6
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TV version of the popular BBC radio show of the same name, with Tony Hancock as the modern man of the world (in his own eyes). Sid James is there to bring him back to earth.

Stars: Tony Hancock, Sidney James, Johnny Vyvyan, Alec Bregonzi

Votes: 362

9. Dad's Army (1968–1977)
Episode: Branded (1969)

29 min | Comedy, War

8.6
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It is revealed that Private Godfrey was a Conscientious Objector in the First World war, leading Mainwaring and some of the platoon to brand him as a coward. However, during an exercise in ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier, Clive Dunn, John Laurie

Votes: 73

10. Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–1989)
Episode: Goodbye, Paul? (1987)

Comedy

8.6
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Martin is overjoyed when Paul talks about leaving the area. He will only stay if he can find a new premises for his business. Then Martin finds the ideal location, but should he tell Paul?

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton, Peter Egan, Stanley Lebor

Votes: 16

11. Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–1989)
Episode: Neighbourhood Watch (1987)

30 min | Comedy

8.6
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Martin starts up a Neighbourhood Watch scheme. But will the power go to his head?

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton, Peter Egan, Stanley Lebor

Votes: 15

12. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Riparian Entertainments (1995)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.6
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While strolling along the country side, Hyacinth decides to hold a water-side supper with riparian entertainments, otherwise known as a river-side picnic. Bringing Elizabeth and Emmet and ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Josephine Tewson, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 104

13. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: What to Wear When Yachting (1992)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.6
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About to embark on their yachting vacation, Hyacinth and Richard get kitted out with old sea-dog jerseys and caps. However, when they arrive at the docks, their magnificent yacht does not ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 113

14. Tales of Television Centre (2012 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary

8.5
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Various actors, presenters, directors and other staff who have worked at the iconic BBC Television Centre at Shepherd's Bush in London reminisce about their time there.

Director: Richard Marson | Stars: Philip Glenister, Andi Peters, Maggie Philbin, Janet Fielding

Votes: 17

15. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Angel Gabriel Blue (1994)

TV-PG | 48 min | Comedy

8.4
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Richard discovers that he has a fungus infection while Hyacinth is in the midst of creating her new dream kitchen. Horrified at Richard's condition, Hyacinth insists that their friends and ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 95

16. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Country Retreat (1993)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

8.4
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Hyacinth has her heart set on buying a cozy charismatic cottage in the country. So she and Richard head out in search of the perfect home away from home. However finding the most suitable, ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Josephine Tewson, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 97

17. Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–1989)
Episode: Jumping to Conclusions (1987)

Comedy

8.4
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Ann isn't doing well in her studies. Her choice of a secret study buddy leads to some misunderstanding.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton, Peter Egan, Stanley Lebor

Votes: 14

18. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Please Mind Your Head (1993)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

8.4
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Now that Hyacinth is a part-owner of a mansion, she has begun her endless preparations to invite friends and relatives to visit her new home away from home. But Hyacinth doesn't seem to ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 102

19. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Driving Mrs Fortescue (1991)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.3
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Hyacinth is thrilled when a well connected friend, Mrs. Fortescue, asks for a lift into town. But what starts out as a wonderful social occasion soon takes a turn for the worse when Hyacinth and Richard run into Onslow, Daisy and Rose.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Josephine Tewson, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 138

20. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Hyacinth Is Alarmed (1995)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.3
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It's Hyacinth's and Richard's anniversary and Hyacinth can't wait to see what Richard has bought for her as a surprise. But when Richard finds out that he's forgotten their anniversary, he ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 106

21. Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–1989)
Episode: Relaxation (1987)

30 min | Comedy

8.3
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Martin is too tense, even by the standards that normally apply to him, he seems overwrought. Paul teaches him some relaxation techniques.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton, Peter Egan, Stanley Lebor

Votes: 13

22. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: The Country House Sale (1995)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.3
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Hyacinth and Richard set out to attend a country house sale and while Hyacinth is most excited about mingling with the aristocracy Richard is worried that Hyacinth will make extravagant purchases.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 88

23. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: The Senior Citizen's Outing (1995)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

8.3
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Hyacinth volunteers to take some senior citizens to the seaside for the day. With Elizabeth in tow and Richard driving the minibus, Hyacinth is all set. Until, however, she finds out she ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 101

24. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: A Barbecue at Violet's (1995)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.2
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Insisting that she is the perfect person to play the lead in Emmet's musical, Hyacinth interrupts Emmet's rehearsals at the church hall in order to show off her musical talents. Then, she ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 86

25. Are You Being Served? (1972–1985)
Episode: Cold Comfort (1974)

TV-PG | 28 min | Comedy

8.2
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Due to the fuel economy crisis in the country, Grace Brothers has turned off the heating for the day. But, as Mrs. Slocombe says, "It's like an igloo in 'ere!" Management has ordered no ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Trevor Bannister, Mollie Sugden, Frank Thornton, John Inman

Votes: 83

26. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Golfing with the Major (1991)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.2
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The Bucket's are invited by "the Major" to spend a weekend at a country golf club.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes, Mary Millar

Votes: 117

27. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: How to Go on Holiday Without Really Trying (1992)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.2
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When Delia Wheelwright boasts of her plans to vacation in the Caribbean, Hyacinth fumes. She immediately concocts a plan to out do Delia. But how can you convince everyone that you're going on holiday without actually going?

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 98

28. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Let There Be Light (1993)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

8.2
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Hyacinth promises the vicar's wife Richard will fix the electricity supply problem in the church hall. While Richard tries his best, Daddy thinks the war is still on.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Josephine Tewson, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 84

29. Dad's Army (1968–1977)
Episode: Put That Light Out! (1970)

29 min | Comedy, War

8.2
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Jones, Fraser, Godfrey and Pike are trapped in the lighthouse tower at night when they accidentally illuminate the entire town for enemy bombers.

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

Votes: 61

30. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: The Boy Friend (1995)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.2
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When Hyacinth learns that Emmet will soon be presenting a 1920s musical, it isn't long before she sets her sights on a leading role. Over at Daisy's, Daddy is reliving the war while Daisy hopes to have Onslow to herself for the day.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Josephine Tewson, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 80

31. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: The Father Christmas Suit (1991)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.2
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Hyacinth is in the full Christmas spirit with 112 Christmas cards, and counting. She's also forced Richard to dress up as Father Christmas to distribute presents to the old folk. But the ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 102

32. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: The Hostess (1995)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.2
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Hyacinth may yet become the Barbara Cartland of the West Midland social circuit scene. With a new advert in the local paper offering her services as a guide to social etiquette, she cannot wait to hear from her first client.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Josephine Tewson, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 84

33. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: The Pageant (1995)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

8.2
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Hyacinth organizes a pageant based on the English Civil War, with herself as Queen Henrietta Maria and Richard as Charles I. But when none of the volunteers show up to play the rest of the ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Josephine Tewson, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 89

34. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: The Rolls Royce (1995)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.2
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Hyacinth is completely insulted when she is awarded second prize at the local craft fair, and over Lydia Hawksworth. Scandalized even further when she and Richard are overtaken by Lydia's ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Josephine Tewson, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 84

35. Are You Being Served? (1972–1985)

TV-PG | 28 min | Comedy

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

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

Votes: 5,347

36. Dad's Army (1968–1977)

30 min | Comedy, War

8.1
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During WW2, in a fictional British seaside town, a ragtag group of Home Guard local defense volunteers prepare for an imminent German invasion.

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

Votes: 4,184

37. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: A Celebrity for the Barbecue (1993)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

8.1
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Hyacinth is elated to find out that Richard is an acquaintance of the famed garden centre proprietor, C.P. Benedict, so decides to have an "indoors outdoors luxury barbeque" with C.P. as ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Josephine Tewson, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 93

38. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: A Picnic for Daddy (1991)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

8.1
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Hyacinth is worried that she has been neglecting Daddy lately and decides to take him on a picnic. But when Hyacinth goes to collect Daddy from Daisy's, Daddy escapes in Richard's car, speeding around town on his own.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 113

39. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: A Strange Man (1991)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

8.1
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Hyacinth is appalled when she spots a strange man wrapped in only a towel exiting Elizabeth's house next door. Convinced that it is her moral duty to save her friend from this scandalous ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Josephine Tewson, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 123

40. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1990)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.1
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After an eventful visits at Daddy's, Hyacinth and Richard visit a stately home where they wait to catch a glimpse of the residing family. But Hyacinth's attempts to attract her ladyships eye are stifled when Daisy, Onslow and Rose turn up.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes, Josephine Tewson

Votes: 130

41. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Episode #1.4 (1990)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.1
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Hyacinth is distracted from her community service at the charity shop when Daisy informs her that there is a strange woman in Daddy's bedroom claiming to be his fiancé.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 136

42. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Looking at Properties (1993)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

8.1
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Hyacinth delegates Richard to go and collect Daddy from the police station, incognito of course. While Richard is on this special mission, Hyacinth tours around the country looking for a ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 88

43. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: The Three Piece Suite (1991)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.1
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Hyacinth is very excited at the prospect of having her new three piece suite, an exact replica of the one at Sandrigham House, delivered. She will also give Daisy and Onslow her old suite, ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Josephine Tewson, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 113

44. The Memoirs of Hyacinth Bucket (1997 TV Movie)

61 min | Comedy

8.0
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Daisy and Onslow find the secret diary of Hyacinth and start reading in it. The rest of this TV-special are clips from prevous episodes.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Clive Swift, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 62

45. Are You Being Served? (1972–1985)
Episode: Big Brother (1974)

TV-PG | 28 min | Comedy

8.0
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Due to recent shoplifting at Grace Brothers, Mr.Rumbold announces that the first floor will be a guinea pig for the new security cameras. But when the staff find out that Rumbold is ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Mollie Sugden, Trevor Bannister, Frank Thornton, John Inman

Votes: 80

46. Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–1989)
Episode: Cavaliers and Roundheads (1986)

30 min | Comedy

8.0
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Paul & Martin face each other at a local Cavaliers and Roundheads event. Paul has had a run of bad luck recently, can Martin actually beat him at something?

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton, Peter Egan, Stanley Lebor

Votes: 17

47. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Episode #1.6 (1990)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.0
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It's the day of Daisy's granddaughter's christening and Hyacinth is most displeased that Stephanie, Daisy's daughter, is not married. But with some encouragement from Richard, Hyacinth ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Josephine Tewson, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 116

48. Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–1989)
Episode: House to Let (1986)

30 min | Comedy

8.0
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Some neighbours move out of The Close. Paul buys their house as an investment and plans to rent it out. But who will Paul choose as tenants?

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton, Peter Egan, Stanley Lebor

Votes: 14

49. Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–1989)
Episode: Local Hero (1986)

30 min | Comedy

8.0
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Martin performs an act of heroism. But how will he handle the fame and adulation?

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton, Peter Egan, Stanley Lebor

Votes: 13

50. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Onslow's Birthday (1991)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.0
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Hyacinth is less than pleased when she and Richard are invited to Onslow's birthday party. But matters improve for Hyacinth when she discovers that they will be picked up by Rose's new wealthy boyfriend.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 112

51. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Richard's New Hobby (1992)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.0
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Hyacinth decides to quench Richard's boredom by giving him a new hobby, filming. Set off to film, anything, Richard does not to how to film or what to film for that matter. Meanwhile, ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 92

52. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Violet's Country Cottage (1992)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

8.0
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Hyacinth and Richard head to the country where they have borrowed Violet and Bruce's cottage to host a barbecue. Whilst there, they meet the eccentric, but very well off, couple from the manor house and begin making acquaintances.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Josephine Tewson, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 101

53. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: A Job for Richard (1993)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.9
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When Hyacinth sees an advertisement in the newspaper for a senior position in frozen foods, she jumps at the chance to get Richard a dignified job position. But of course Richard will not ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 92

54. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Iron Age Remains (1992)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.9
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Now that Richard has retired, Hyacinth has decided that they must spend more time together, taking trips into the country to look for Iron Age remains. But Hyacinth and Richard are ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Josephine Tewson, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 98

55. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: The Commodore (1993)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.9
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Acting on her moral sense of duty, Hyacinth volunteers to pick up the guest speaker for the ladies' luncheon. But finding the seafaring commodore turns out to be a little harder than expected.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 86

56. Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–1989)
Episode: The Footpath (1987)

30 min | Comedy

7.9
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Howard & Hilda can't use a local footpath. Martin defends the ancient pathways - but the plan backfires.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton, Peter Egan, Stanley Lebor

Votes: 15

57. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy

7.8
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A snobbish housewife is determined to climb the social ladder, in spite of her family's working class connections and the constant chagrin of her long suffering husband.

Stars: Patricia Routledge, Clive Swift, Geoffrey Hughes, Judy Cornwell

Votes: 10,775

58. 7 of 1 (1973– )

30 min | Comedy

7.8
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An anthology of one-off episodes starring actor-comedian Ronnie Barker.

Stars: Ronnie Barker, Graham Armitage, Roy Castle, Emrys James

Votes: 60

59. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1990)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.8
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Hyacinth's plans to have the vicar and his wife over for a formal afternoon tea are squashed when her sister Daisy and Onslow come to her house informing her that Daddy had been kidnapped ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 143

60. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Episode #1.5 (1990)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.8
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In an attempt to get his attention, Daisy picks up a toy boy who, with any luck, will make Onslow jealous. Meanwhile, Hyacinth forces Elizabeth and Richard to help her organize the set up of a function at the church hall.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Josephine Tewson, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 123

61. Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–1989)
Episode: Half an Office (1987)

30 min | Comedy

7.8
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Martin is under pressure at work. The walls are closing in. Will he stand up for himself?

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton, Peter Egan, Stanley Lebor

Votes: 14

62. Are You Being Served? (1972–1985)
Episode: Hoorah for the Holidays (1974)

TV-PG | 28 min | Comedy

7.8
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Due to the fact that Mr.Grace is having the entire department redecorated, management has offered 5 pounds inconvenience money if the staff take their holidays in August. Very unhappy about... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Trevor Bannister, Mollie Sugden, Frank Thornton, John Inman

Votes: 76

63. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Singing for Emmet (1991)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.8
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Richard is shocked when he is offered the prospect of early retirement. But shock soon turns to worry when he realizes that this proposition would mean spending all his time with Hyacinth. ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 105

64. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: The Art Exhibition (1992)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.8
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Hyacinth prepares for her trip to the art exhibition, she is of course an avid art lover. But her plans are interrupted when Daddy runs off to join the French Foreign Legion.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 87

65. Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–1989)
Episode: The Campaign (1986)

Comedy

7.8
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Ann is campaigning for support for OU students. Martin thinks it's a plot by the Kremlin. Will it affect his attempts to join a local club?

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton, Peter Egan, Stanley Lebor

Votes: 13

66. Are You Being Served? (1972–1985)
Episode: The Clock (1974)

TV-PG | 28 min | Comedy

7.8
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A special dinner is organized to celebrate Mr. Grainger's 65th birthday. But will he be asked to remain with Grace Bros. or will he be given the Cuckoo clock?

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Mollie Sugden, Trevor Bannister, Frank Thornton, John Inman

Votes: 79

67. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: The Mayor's Fancy Dress Ball (1995)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.8
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Despite the fact that Richard is now retired, Hyacinth is determined to be invited once again to the Mayor's Fancy Dress Ball. Then she must decide what to go as, keeping in mind that ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Judy Cornwell, Josephine Tewson, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 91

68. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: The Toy Store (1991)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.8
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Hyacinth is torn away from her daily duties when she learns that Daddy has escaped from home to the toy store, where he has run up a bill that he cannot pay.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 103

69. Dad's Army (1968–1977)
Episode: Don't Forget the Diver (1970)

29 min | Comedy, War

7.7
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The platoon is to take part in an exercise to supposedly place a bomb in a windmill occupied by the Eastgate men. It is decided that, as the mill is by water, Frazer, in an ancient diving ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier, Clive Dunn, John Laurie

Votes: 50

70. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Early Retirement (1992)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.7
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Richard must finally come to terms with early retirement which includes spending all day and every day with Hyacinth. But Hyacinth is eager to find Richard a new position, so when she hears... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 96

71. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Skis (1995)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.7
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For Richard's birthday, Hyacinth purchases a brand new pair of skis in the hopes that they will look good on top of the car. Meanwhile, Rose starts dating a Christian fellow and seeks the ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 84

72. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: The Candlelight Supper (1991)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.7
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Hyacinth immerses herself in preparations for her next candlelight supper. She invites Elizabeth and Emmet in the hopes of securing a key role in Emmet's Amateur Operatics Society.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 108

73. Dad's Army (1968–1977)
Episode: The Lion Has Phones (1969)

29 min | Comedy, War

7.7
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Mainwaring gives the platoon a lecture in communications but when a German plane crashes into the town's reservoir it becomes obvious that many of the men have no idea how to use a ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier, Clive Dunn, John Laurie

Votes: 55

74. Are You Being Served? (1972–1985)
Episode: The Think Tank (1974)

TV-PG | 28 min | Comedy

7.7
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Sales are down again and the staff has a meeting to find new ideas. They come up with a fashion show and run a demo show to try and impress Mr.Grace.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Mollie Sugden, Trevor Bannister, Frank Thornton, John Inman

Votes: 77

75. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Problems with Relatives (1991)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.6
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When Daisy and Onslow inform Hyacinth that Daddy has disappeared, Hyacinth is most upset. She heads out in a search to find her father, who has decided to get married.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 106

76. Comedy Connections (2003–2008)

40 min | Documentary

7.5
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Series looking at the history of favourite comedy shows.

Stars: Doon Mackichan, Julia Sawalha, John Howard Davies, Gareth Gwenlan

Votes: 59

77. Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1990)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.5
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Hyacinth Bucket (pronounced Bouquet), an overbearing hostess, is stunned when her less-than-well-off sisters Daisy and Rose inform her that their father has been taken to the hospital. ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Josephine Tewson, Judy Cornwell, Geoffrey Hughes

Votes: 164

78. Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–1989)

30 min | Comedy

7.4
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Martin is a committee man. He has numerous schemes and committees organised around the neighbourhood. He is so obsessive about every detail of everything he does he is driving his long ... See full summary »

Stars: Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton, Peter Egan, Stanley Lebor

Votes: 605

79. Dad's Army (1968–1977)
Episode: Don't Fence Me In (1970)

29 min | Comedy, War

7.4
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The platoon is to guard a prisoner of war camp housing Italian soldiers and Mainwaring is suspicious because Walker seems rather too friendly with them. However Walker explains that he uses... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier, Clive Dunn, John Laurie

Votes: 53

80. Dad's Army (1968–1977)
Episode: Sgt. Wilson's Little Secret (1969)

29 min | Comedy, War

7.4
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On parade Mainwaring notices that Wilson is looking even more distracted than usual and asks him what is wrong. Wilson has heard Mavis telling Pike that 'a little Arthur is on his way' and ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier, Clive Dunn, John Laurie

Votes: 55

81. Legacy of Murder (1982– )

30 min

7.3
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Stars: Dick Emery, Richard Vernon, Barry Evans, Delia Paton

Votes: 9

82. The Story of 'Are You Being Served?' (2010 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary

7.2
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The story of the classic British sitcom.

Director: Samantha Peters | Stars: Alexander Armstrong, Jeremy Lloyd, David Croft, John Howard Davies

Votes: 19

83. Comedy Connections (2003–2008)
Episode: Keeping Up Appearances (2004)

Documentary

7.2
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Cast and crew look back at one of the most popular sitcoms of the 1990s, Keeping Up Appearances (1990), which starred Patricia Routledge as a middle-class snob.

Director: Brendan O'Hara | Stars: Julia Sawalha, Roy Clarke, Judy Cornwell, David Griffin

Votes: 6

84. Don't Wait Up (1983–1990)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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Tom Latimer is a young GP, his father Toby is a Harley Street consultant. Tom, in the process of divorcing his wife, sees his newly found bachelor life disrupted when his father leaves his wife, Tom's mother, and moves in with him.

Stars: Nigel Havers, Tony Britton, Dinah Sheridan, Susan Valentine

Votes: 72

85. The Dick Emery Show (1963–1981)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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Stars: Dick Emery, Pat Coombs, Victor Maddern, Helen Fraser

Votes: 76

86. The New Adventures of Lucky Jim (1982)

30 min | Comedy

7.0
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Stars: Enn Reitel, Glynis Barber, David Simeon, Barbara Flynn

Votes: 9

87. 7 of 1 (1973– )
Episode: One Man's Meat (1973)

Comedy

6.9
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Alan Joyce is a fat,greedy man whose wife devises a plan to keep him off food for a day. She goes out and takes not only all the food from the house but Alan's clothes. He rings the police ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Joan Sims, Prunella Scales, Glynn Edwards

Votes: 23

88. Brush Strokes (1986–1991)

30 min | Comedy

6.8
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Jacko is a house painter who "appreciates" women, he sees the best in each one of them and they in turn, like him. Will he find true love ? Will he settle down as he gets older ?

Stars: Karl Howman, Mike Walling, Jackie Lye, Howard Lew Lewis

Votes: 339

89. The Many Faces of... (2010– )

60 min | Documentary

6.5
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Stars: Sally Phillips, Matthew Sweet, James King, Barry Cryer

Votes: 15

90. 7 of 1 (1973– )
Episode: Another Fine Mess (1973)

Comedy

6.5
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When Harry and Sydney plan to impersonate Laurel and Hardy, it all gets a bit close to the real thing.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Roy Castle, Avis Bunnage, Pauline Delaney

Votes: 24

91. Casanova '73 (1973– )

30 min | Comedy

6.3
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Stars: Leslie Phillips, Jan Holden, Yolande Turner, Elvi Hale

Votes: 18

92. 7 of 1 (1973– )
Episode: Spanner's Eleven (1973)

Comedy

6.3
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Albert Spanners' life is tied to Ashfield Football Club - bottom of the league.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: Ronnie Barker, Bill Maynard, Priscilla Morgan, John Cater

Votes: 16

93. Comedy Playhouse (1961–2016)
Episode: Elementary My Dear Watson (1973)

30 min | Comedy

6.1
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Holmes and Watson must solve the bizarre murder of four solicitors stabbed in the back. The case involves Moriarty, Fu Manchu and an ancient Chinese custom. Meanwhile, a rattlesnake is killing off the members of a rich family.

Director: Harold Snoad | Stars: John Cleese, William Rushton, Bill Maynard, Josephine Tewson

Votes: 15

94. Rings on Their Fingers (1978–1980)

30 min | Comedy

6.0
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Stars: Diane Keen, Martin Jarvis, Tim Barrett, Barbara Lott

Votes: 11

95. The Comedy Map of Britain (2007– )

Documentary

5.9
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Stars: Alan Whicker, John Hamp, Mark Lamarr, Steve Pemberton

Votes: 15

96. Not Now, Comrade (1976)

89 min | Comedy

5.6
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Russian ballet dancer decides to defect to Britain. After he leads the authorities a merry dance, he changes his mind.

Directors: Ray Cooney, Harold Snoad | Stars: Lewis Fiander, Richard Marner, Michael Sharvell-Martin, Carol Hawkins

Votes: 81

97. Hilary (1984–1986)

30 min | Comedy

5.4
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Stars: Marti Caine, Philip Madoc, Carolyn Moody, Jack Smethurst

Votes: 5

98. The World's Greatest Comedy Characters (2007 TV Movie)

185 min | Comedy

5.2
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Directors: Alice Barnett, Tania Hirsch, Grainne Jordan | Stars: Simon Pegg, Jesse Armstrong, Sam Bain, Bob Baker

Votes: 11

99. High and Dry (1985– )

30 min | Comedy

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Stars: Richard Wilson, Vivienne Martin, Bernard Cribbins, Angus Barnett

100. His Lordship Entertains (1972– )

30 min | Comedy

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Stars: Ronnie Barker, Josephine Tewson, David Jason, Frank Gatliff