Highest Rated Titles With Bill Thomas


1. New Tricks (2003– )
Episode: Buried Treasure (2007)

57 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.8
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When Brian's dog finds a body on a common, it prompts two people to confess to murder. But when the body turns out to be over 600 years old, Sandra, Jack, Brian and Gerry must discover why ... See full summary »

Director: Minkie Spiro | Stars: Alun Armstrong, James Bolam, Amanda Redman, Dennis Waterman

Votes: 89

2. Screen Two (1985–2002)
Episode: Crossing the Floor (1996)

70 min | Drama

8.7
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Political satire closely mirroring real-life British politics of the time - a self-serving Conservative minister "crosses the floor" to join the opposition Labour Party, at a time when the ... See full summary »

Director: Guy Jenkin | Stars: Tom Wilkinson, Neil Pearson, Clive Russell, James Fleet

Votes: 61

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

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

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

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

Votes: 26,383

4. I'm Alan Partridge (1997–2002)

TV-MA | 29 min | Comedy

8.6
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Alan Partridge a failed television presenter whose previous exploits had featured in the chat-show parody Knowing Me, Knowing You with Alan Partridge, and who is now presenting a programed on local radio in Norwich.

Stars: Steve Coogan, Phil Cornwell, Simon Greenall, Felicity Montagu

Votes: 13,958

5. Fox (1980– )

60 min | Drama

8.6
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Stars: Bernard Hill, Derrick O'Connor, Larry Lamb, Ray Winstone

Votes: 66

6. All Men's Dead (2012)

19 min | Short, Drama, War

8.6
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"As the German blitz raids reach their 39th day further air raids are to be expected at anytime..." At BBC broadcasting House, Bruce Belfrage and the rest of the staff are preparing the ... See full summary »

Director: David Simpson | Stars: Luke Newberry, Miles Richardson, Amelda Brown, Hannah Emanuel

Votes: 5

7. I'm Alan Partridge (1997–2002)
Episode: Alan Attraction (1997)

TV-MA | 29 min | Comedy

8.6
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As Alan hasn't got a second series he faces a difficult choice, get a smaller car or make everyone at Pear Tree Productions redundant. He has a date with Jill so it's time for a visit to the local Owl Sanctuary.

Director: Dominic Brigstocke | Stars: Steve Coogan, Phil Cornwell, Barbara Durkin, Simon Greenall

Votes: 156

8. The House of Eliott (1991–1994)
Episode: Episode #3.7 (1994)

Drama

8.6
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The sisters are shocked to find shops full of the Crystal Collection, a poor copy of the Aurora Collection. Larry Cotter, Grace and Betty are apparently responsible. The clothes in the ... See full summary »

Stars: Stella Gonet, Louise Lombard, Aden Gillett, Judy Flynn

Votes: 5

9. Vincent (I) (2010)

7 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

8.5
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Vincent got lost on his way to work one day. Five years later, he still hasn't found a way home.

Director: Mazin Power | Star: Bill Thomas

Votes: 6

10. Foyle's War (2002–2015)

TV-14 | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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As WW2 rages around the world, DCS Foyle fights his own war on the home-front as he investigates crimes on the south coast of England. Later series sees the retired detective working as an MI5 agent operating in the aftermath of the war.

Stars: Michael Kitchen, Honeysuckle Weeks, Anthony Howell, Ellie Haddington

Votes: 9,817

11. The 10th Kingdom (2000– )

Not Rated | 417 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

8.4
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A father and daughter are caught in a parallel universe where the great queens Snow White, Cinderella, and Little Red Riding Hood have had their kingdoms fragmented by warring trolls, giants and goblins.

Stars: Kimberly Williams-Paisley, Scott Cohen, Dianne Wiest, Daniel Lapaine

Votes: 14,859

12. Wire in the Blood (2002– )

69 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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A psychologist gets inside of the minds of both killers and victims to aid the police in solving gruesome serial killings in Northern England.

Stars: Robson Green, Mark Letheren, Emma Handy, Mark Penfold

Votes: 5,697

13. Forever Green (1989–1992)

60 min

8.4
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Jack Boult, a former rally driver, and his second wife Harriet, who used to be a nurse, move from the bustle of London to start a new life in a cottage in the Somerset countryside, together... See full summary »

Stars: Pauline Collins, John Alderton, Paola Dionisotti, Wendy van der Plank

Votes: 40

14. Fairytale of London Town (2010 TV Movie)

27 min | Drama

8.4
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A bittersweet modern day fairytale where three deaf women, Veronica, Karen and Sally, face three very different Christmases until an unexpected event throws them together... See full synopsis »

Director: Louis Neethling | Stars: Caroline Parker, Patsy Palmer, Sarah Beauvoisin, Janet Henfrey

Votes: 5

15. The Brief (2004– )
Episode: Blame (2005)

69 min | Crime, Drama

8.4
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Defense attorney Henry Farmer knows all about train wrecks: his love life has derailed, and his financial situation has crashed, leaving him temporarily homeless. Now he must deal with his ... See full summary »

Director: Minkie Spiro | Stars: Melanie Hill, Alan Davies, Robert Whitelock, Michael Cochrane

Votes: 15

16. The House of Eliott (1991–1994)
Episode: Episode #3.10 (1994)

Drama

8.4
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The new collection, displayed in a film studio with designs by Daniel, is a success, as is Agnes's debut at the Hackney Empire. Jack stands as a Labour MP against the long-standing member ... See full summary »

Stars: Stella Gonet, Louise Lombard, Aden Gillett, Cathy Murphy

Votes: 5

17. Minder (1979–1994)
Episode: From Fulham with Love (1985)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

8.4
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Already put out at having to employ gormless nephew Nigel at the car lot, Arthur's day gets worse when he sells a load of goods to Russian sailor Sergei, who goes off on a pub crawl, ... See full summary »

Director: Francis Megahy | Stars: Dennis Waterman, George Cole, Glynn Edwards, Patrick Malahide

Votes: 28

18. Merlin (2008–2012)
Episode: Gwaine (2010)

45 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

8.4
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A heroic stranger causes trouble for Merlin after risking his life to save Arthur.

Director: David Moore | Stars: John Hurt, Bradley James, Colin Morgan, Sarah Counsell

Votes: 363

19. Da Vinci's Demons (2013–2015)
Episode: The Serpent (2013)

59 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.4
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Leonardo's quest for the Book of Leaves continues, and his failing war designs for the Medicis cause a rift between them. A papal spy, Riario, is defeated by Leonardo and returns to Rome.

Director: David S. Goyer | Stars: Tom Riley, Laura Haddock, Blake Ritson, Elliot Cowan

Votes: 1,049

20. Wire in the Blood (2002– )
Episode: Unnatural Vices: Part 2 (2008)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Another victim disappears and a severed finger is sent to constable Chris Collins in an envelope, suggesting that the killer is into playing cat and mouse games with him. Chris, a new young... See full summary »

Director: Peter Hoar | Stars: Jolyon Baker, Lucy Black, Thomas Byrne, Robson Green

Votes: 82

21. Doc Martin (2004– )

TV-MA | 46 min | Comedy, Drama

8.3
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Trials and tribulations of a socially challenged doctor in Cornwall, England

Stars: Martin Clunes, Caroline Catz, Ian McNeice, Joe Absolom

Votes: 7,895

22. Paul Merton: The Series (1991–1993)

25 min | Comedy

8.3
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Stars: Paul Merton, John Irwin, Robert Harley, Neil Mullarkey

Votes: 77

23. Foyle's War (2002–2015)
Episode: Eagle Day (2002)

TV-14 | 98 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Foyle investigates a man found with a knife in his stomach in a bombed out building while son Andrew gets involved in a top secret radar program.

Director: Jeremy Silberston | Stars: Bill Thomas, Katy Brittain, Fergus Webster, Tom Bowles

Votes: 407

24. Wire in the Blood (2002– )
Episode: The Colour of Amber (2007)

82 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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When an 11-year old girl is seen being dragged into a car kicking and screaming, the police issue an Amber alert. As the minutes and hours pass by, they know their chances of rescuing the ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Hoar | Stars: Antoinette Carr, Montserrat Roig de Puig, William Key, Robson Green

Votes: 142

25. Wire in the Blood (2002– )
Episode: Unnatural Vices: Part 1 (2008)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Several bodies are discovered buried in wasteland. They range from all walks of life and ages but each body is incomplete and their hands have been tied. This leads Tony to suspect that a ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Hoar | Stars: Simone Lahbib, Emma Handy, Cristian Solimeno, Hilary Tones

Votes: 98

26. Doc Martin (2004– )
Episode: Cats and Sharks (2011)

TV-MA | 46 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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Al is shocked to hear that his father is in debt to loan shark Alistair Tonken and his menacing son Norman, and lends him the money Ruth gave him to buy a new fence. When the Tonkens demand... See full summary »

Director: Paul Seed | Stars: Martin Clunes, Caroline Catz, Eileen Atkins, Joe Absolom

Votes: 87

27. Da Vinci's Demons (2013–2015)

59 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.1
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Follows Leonardo Da Vinci during his early days in Florence, as a young artist, inventor and dreamer, trying to change the future.

Stars: Tom Riley, Gregg Chillin, Eros Vlahos, Laura Haddock

Votes: 64,136

28. Outnumbered (2007–2014)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.1
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A part-improvised comedy about a couple bringing up their three young children.

Stars: Hugh Dennis, Claire Skinner, Tyger Drew-Honey, Daniel Roche

Votes: 6,713

29. Bramwell (1995– )

54 min | Drama

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

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

Votes: 513

30. Bramwell (1995– )
Episode: Episode #2.5 (1996)

50 min | Drama

8.1
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Eleanor offers to help visiting lecturer Guy le Saux find orphaned children to start new lines in Canada. His wife Kathleen suffers from unexplained bruises, but insists Guy is a genius.

Director: Paul Unwin | Stars: Jemma Redgrave, David Calder, John Castle, Kelly Reilly

Votes: 9

31. Midsomer Murders (1997– )
Episode: Judgement Day (2000)

99 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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When a local thief and womanizer is killed with a pitchfork, the residents of Midsomer Mallow fear for their chances in the Perfect Village Competition.

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

Votes: 497

32. The House of Eliott (1991–1994)

50 min | Drama

8.0
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Two sisters Beatrice (Bee) and Evangeline (Evie) hit rock bottom when their father passes away leaving them in debt. Uneducated they strive hard to find jobs deemed worthy of their new ... See full summary »

Stars: Stella Gonet, Louise Lombard, Aden Gillett, Cathy Murphy

Votes: 856

33. The Fortunes and Misfortunes of Moll Flanders (1996 TV Movie)

Unrated | 54 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.0
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In her filthy cell in Newgate prison Moll Flanders, dubbed 'the wickedest woman in England' tells her story. Born in the gaol, after her mother is transported Moll is raised by the kindly ... See full summary »

Director: David Attwood | Stars: James Bowers, Alex Kingston, Nicola Kingston, Geoffrey Beevers

Votes: 1,005

34. The Paradise Club (1989–1990)

50 min | Crime, Drama

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

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

Votes: 62

35. The Queen's Nose (1995– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1995)

Comedy, Drama, Family

8.0
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Director: Carol Wiseman | Stars: Victoria Shalet, Anthony Hamblin, Paula Wilcox, Stephen Moore

Votes: 5

36. The House of Eliott (1991–1994)
Episode: Episode #3.2 (1994)

Drama

8.0
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Bea and Jack argue over his not seeing her off to America and she returns to Donald. Evie agrees to go into business with Larry Cotter making ready-to-wear clothes and signs a contract. She... See full summary »

Director: Graeme Harper | Stars: Stella Gonet, Louise Lombard, Aden Gillett, Cathy Murphy

Votes: 5

37. The House of Eliott (1991–1994)
Episode: Episode #3.5 (1994)

Drama

8.0
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Whilst Tilly grows distant and depressed following her child's death Bea and Jack go public over their forthcoming birth and buy a larger house. After Jack is arrested as a communist ... See full summary »

Director: Gwennan Sage | Stars: Stella Gonet, Louise Lombard, Aden Gillett, Judy Flynn

Votes: 6

38. The House of Eliott (1991–1994)
Episode: Episode #3.9 (1994)

Drama

8.0
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Jack is selected as a Labour Party candidate for the Newford constituency. Agnes's singing career flourishes when she meets an impresario and Madge is made manageress of the house's ... See full summary »

Stars: Stella Gonet, Louise Lombard, Aden Gillett, Judy Flynn

Votes: 5

39. Heartbeat (1992– )
Episode: O Guilty Man! (2005)

Drama, Comedy, Crime

8.0
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Malcolm Fairchild has just had his car checked and MOT-tested at Bernie's garage when he loses control over the vehicle and plunges into a garden. Luckily nobody gets seriously hurt, but ... See full summary »

Director: Judith Dine | Stars: Steven Blakeley, Derek Fowlds, William Simons, Sophie Ward

Votes: 6

40. Dalziel and Pascoe (1996– )
Episode: The Cave Woman: Part 2 (2006)

60 min | Crime, Mystery, Drama

8.0
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Dalziel and Pascoe's investigation comes under increasing attack, despite their best efforts to search for clues. However, they battle harder than ever to uncover the truth about the ... See full summary »

Director: Minkie Spiro | Stars: Warren Clarke, Colin Buchanan, Wayne Perrey, Jennifer James

Votes: 33

41. Outnumbered (2007–2014)
Episode: The Parents' Evening (2011)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy, Drama

8.0
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When Ben tells them that a boy called Oliver is selling drugs at school they wonder if they should report him. Their dilemma grows at Ben's parents' evening when Oliver's mother and father ... See full summary »

Directors: Andy Hamilton, Guy Jenkin | Stars: Hugh Dennis, Claire Skinner, Tyger Drew-Honey, Daniel Roche

Votes: 42

42. Doc Martin (2004– )
Episode: The Portwenn Effect (2004)

TV-MA | 47 min | Comedy, Drama

8.0
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The doctor pays a visit to the forester, who apparently shares his shack with a giant squirrel. Little Peter Cronk gets into trouble over some nest boxes.

Director: Ben Bolt | Stars: Martin Clunes, Caroline Catz, Stewart Wright, Ben Miller

Votes: 140

43. Merlin (2008–2012)

45 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

7.9
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These are the brand new adventures of Merlin, the legendary sorcerer as a young man, when he was just a servant to young prince Arthur on the royal court of Camelot who has soon become his best friend and turned Arthur into a great king and a legend.

Stars: John Hurt, Colin Morgan, Bradley James, Richard Wilson

Votes: 58,633

44. New Tricks (2003– )

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.9
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Three retired police officers are drafted in to solve cold cases, with a touch of comedy and drama

Stars: Dennis Waterman, Amanda Redman, Alun Armstrong, James Bolam

Votes: 3,666

45. Lovejoy (1986–1994)

50 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

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

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

Votes: 2,111

46. Bedtime (2001–2003)

30 min | Drama

7.9
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Stars: Sheila Hancock, Timothy West, Alun Armstrong, Adam Paul Harvey

Votes: 43

47. The Missing Postman (1997 TV Movie)

7.9
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Clive Peacock is a postman in a small seaside town in Dorset. He's happy in his job and doesn't want it to change. But new technology is being introduced in his sorting office. Since he ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Dossor | Stars: James Bolam, Alison Steadman, Jim Carter, Gwyneth Strong

Votes: 110

48. The Sky in Bloom (2013)

96 min | Crime, Thriller

7.9
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A successful human trafficker and dedicated family man is dying, but that's the least of his problems.

Director: Toor Mian | Stars: Bill Thomas, Sean Knopp, Ross Mullan, Paul Marc Davis

Votes: 53

49. The 10th Kingdom (2000– )
Episode: Episode #1.8 (2000)

Not Rated | Adventure, Comedy, Family

7.9
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On the back of the broken mirror Tony and Virginia find an inscription "Manufactured by the Dwarves of Dragon Mountain" so they decide to go to there hoping to find another mirror that ... See full summary »

Stars: Kimberly Williams-Paisley, Scott Cohen, John Larroquette, Dianne Wiest

Votes: 72

50. The House of Eliott (1991–1994)
Episode: Episode #2.10 (1992)

50 min | Drama

7.9
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The sisters' problems are increased when rival couturier Maison Gille opens in competition to them, poaching some of their customers and resulting in Agnes and Betty being laid off. Evie ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Hannam | Stars: Stella Gonet, Louise Lombard, Aden Gillett, Rupert Frazer

Votes: 9

51. Harry Enfield and Chums (1994–1999)
Episode: Episode #2.2 (1997)

Comedy

7.9
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Tory Boy holds a family meeting, the Slobs win the lottery, and Jürgen joins a tour party.

Director: Dominic Brigstocke | Stars: Harry Enfield, Kathy Burke, Paul Whitehouse, Lavinia Bertram

Votes: 9

52. Lovejoy (1986–1994)
Episode: Who Dares, Sings (1991)

50 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.9
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When Lovejoy agrees to fit out for Tinker's old army friend Linden Walker's new pub he buys a houseload of furniture of former prison officer George Palmer. Unfortunately it turns out to be... See full summary »

Director: John Woods | Stars: Ian McShane, Phyllis Logan, Dudley Sutton, Chris Jury

Votes: 36

53. Silent Witness (1996– )

120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Crimes through the eyes of a team of forensic pathologists and forensic scientists.

Stars: Emilia Fox, William Gaminara, Tom Ward, David Caves

Votes: 3,423

54. Minder (1979–1994)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.8
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Arthur Daley, a small-time conman, hires former boxer Terry McCann to be his 'minder', so Terry can protect him (Arthur) from other, small-time, crooks. While Terry is trying his hardest to... See full summary »

Stars: George Cole, Glynn Edwards, Dennis Waterman, Gary Webster

Votes: 1,281

55. Vanity Fair (1998– )

Not Rated | 50 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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An adaptation of William Makepeace Thackeray's classic story of parvenue Becky Sharp's rise from obscure & humble origins to her subsequent ignominious fall from Society; set amongst the ... See full summary »

Stars: Natasha Little, Frances Grey, Philip Glenister, David Ross

Votes: 1,281

56. Harry's Kingdom (1987 TV Movie)

Comedy, Drama

7.8
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A pair of double glazing salesmen do battle at their company's annual dinner.

Director: Robert Young | Stars: Timothy West, Jill Baker, Peter Vaughan, Derek Newark

Votes: 12

57. The Great Train Robbery (2013– )
Episode: A Robber's Tale (2013)

88 min | Biography, Drama

7.8
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Following a vicious attack on a wages van at Heathrow airport in November 1962 the gang concerned are disappointed that the haul is less than expected and their leader, Bruce Reynolds, ... See full summary »

Director: Julian Jarrold | Stars: Luke Evans, Martin Compston, Jack Roth, Paul Anderson

Votes: 175

58. City Lights (2007– )
Episode: Episode #1.5 (2007)

45 min | Comedy

7.8
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Howard is convinced that Pauline is having an affair, but Colin tries to assure him it's in his imagination. Eventually, the two friends track her down to a local hotel. Unfortunately, ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Dennis | Stars: Robson Green, Mark Benton, Nicola Stephenson, Sian Reeves

Votes: 6

59. The House of Eliott (1991–1994)
Episode: Episode #2.8 (1992)

53 min | Drama

7.8
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The house employs widowed tailor Charles Quance as the replacement for Florence. Ralph's fraudulent activities in his efforts to bankrupt the Elliotts and take control of the business are ... See full summary »

Director: Jeremy Silberston | Stars: Stella Gonet, Louise Lombard, Aden Gillett, Michael Culver

Votes: 8

60. The House of Eliott (1991–1994)
Episode: Episode #3.4 (1994)

Drama

7.8
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Despite the Aurora collection's success the staff's personal lives are taking a knock. Madge realises that Charles's girlfriend, over whom he waxes so lyrically, has left him and her own ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Hannam | Stars: Stella Gonet, Louise Lombard, Aden Gillett, Cathy Murphy

Votes: 8

61. The House of Eliott (1991–1994)
Episode: Episode #3.6 (1994)

Drama

7.8
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Evie and Daniel, now a couple, attend a function given by Lady Romford, though Daniel feels ill at ease in high society, and only agrees to Lady Romford's request to paint her portrait ... See full summary »

Director: Gwennan Sage | Stars: Stella Gonet, Louise Lombard, Aden Gillett, Cathy Murphy

Votes: 6

62. Waterloo Road (2006–2015)
Episode: Episode #4.1 (2009)

87 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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Having survived the fire Rachel starts a new term having to 'welcome' the troublesome Kelly siblings. 15-year old Earl is a borderline psychopath who brings a loaded gun to school and ... See full summary »

Director: Minkie Spiro | Stars: Eva Pope, James Weber Brown, Tachia Newall, Thomas Milner

Votes: 16

63. Midsomer Murders (1997– )

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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A veteran DCI and his young sergeant investigate murders around the regional community of Midsomer County.

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

Votes: 16,282

64. Messiah: The Harrowing (2005– )

180 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Red Metcalfe's analytical skills are stretched to the limit as he tries to fathom the workings of the mind of a killer determined to create their own Hell.

Stars: Ken Stott, Neil Dudgeon, Helen McCrory, Maxine Peake

Votes: 533

65. City Lights (2007– )

273 min | Comedy

7.7
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Stars: Robson Green, Mark Benton, Nicola Stephenson, Sian Reeves

Votes: 76

66. City Lights (2007– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (2007)

45 min | Comedy

7.7
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Howard and Pauline continue to drift apart as she looks for love and comfort elsewhere. Desperate to get her back, Howie agrees to follow Colin's advice. Meanwhile, the gunmen searching for the two families finally make a breakthrough.

Director: Martin Dennis | Stars: Robson Green, Mark Benton, Nicola Stephenson, Sian Reeves

Votes: 6

67. The Gil Mayo Mysteries (2006– )
Episode: Episode #1.7 (2006)

Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.7
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DI Mayo and the team investigate the murder of Ash Fellower, an estate agent who is found murdered in an empty house on the day of his wedding. That property was listed for sale by his main... See full summary »

Director: Jonathan Fox Bassett | Stars: Alistair McGowan, Jessica Oyelowo, Louise Brealey, Huw Rhys

Votes: 7

68. Midsomer Murders (1997– )
Episode: Picture of Innocence (2007)

93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Someone puts Barnaby in the frame in the murders of two rival photographers and is ordered to stay home on virtual house arrest.

Director: Richard Holthouse | Stars: John Nettles, Jason Hughes, Jane Wymark, Barry Jackson

Votes: 316

69. Heartbeat (1992– )
Episode: State of Mind (2003)

Drama, Comedy, Crime

7.7
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Gina still has second thoughts about marrying Phil Bellamy, because it means she will have to give up the Aidensfield Arms due to an outdated police regulation, and she goes to back ... See full summary »

Director: Judith Dine | Stars: Trevor Ray, James Carlton, William Simons, Mark Jordon

Votes: 7

70. Atlantis (2013–2015)
Episode: Twist of Fate (2013)

43 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

7.7
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Hunting in the woods with Pythagoras and Hercules Jason finds an abandoned baby which, against the others' advice, he takes home to nurse with help from Medusa. Unbeknown to Jason the child... See full summary »

Director: Alice Troughton | Stars: Mark Addy, Jack Donnelly, Robert Emms, Jemima Rooper

Votes: 172

71. Trial & Retribution (1997– )

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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Det. Supt. Michael Walker, teamed with DI North and DCI Connor, follow each case from crime committed, through the pursuit of justice, to the law courts where the efforts of the force will be tested - sometimes to breaking point.

Stars: David Hayman, Dorian Lough, Victoria Smurfit, Kate Buffery

Votes: 456

72. The Brief (2004– )

90 min | Crime, Drama

7.6
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Henry Farmer is a clever criminal law barrister whose every day is a juggling act between surviving his messy personal life and pleading cases only he can win.

Stars: Alan Davies, Cherie Lunghi, Christopher Fulford, Linda Bassett

Votes: 159

73. The Gil Mayo Mysteries (2006– )

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.6
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Stars: Jessica Oyelowo, Louise Brealey, Huw Rhys, Alistair McGowan

Votes: 206

74. That's Love (1988–1992)

30 min | Comedy

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

Votes: 14

75. Clair de Lune (1995 TV Movie)

60 min | Drama

7.6
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Comedy thriller notable for the remarkably un-manic and restrained performance by Rik Mayall as single parent and part-time minicab driver Toby. Trying to juggle being Dad to seven -year ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Unwin | Stars: Rik Mayall, Lee Evans, Serena Scott Thomas, Selina Cadell

Votes: 76

76. Training Day (2011)

9 min | Short, Family

7.6
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A young boy with little excitement in his life trains with his grandfather for the towns biggest yearly event.

Director: Sam Hoare | Stars: Perry Eggleton, Carol Hopkins, Bill Thomas

Votes: 9

77. Harry Enfield and Chums (1994–1999)
Episode: Episode #2.1 (1997)

Comedy

7.6
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A man can't help putting his foot in it with his gay son, Kevin gets caught in a web of lies, and we meet the talking corpse in the coffin Mister Dead.

Director: Dominic Brigstocke | Stars: Harry Enfield, Kathy Burke, Paul Whitehouse, Lavinia Bertram

Votes: 8

78. The Great Train Robbery (2013– )

180 min | Biography, Drama

7.5
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A two-part drama which portrays The Great Train Robbery of 8 August 1963, firstly from the point of view of the robbers and then from the point of view of the police who set out to identify and catch the robbers.

Stars: Robert Glenister, Jack Roth, Paul Anderson, Luke Evans

Votes: 1,948

79. The Thin Blue Line (1995–1996)

41 min | Comedy, Crime

7.5
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Various mishaps at a police station in an English town. The main character is the anachronistic, yet charming and funny Inspector Fowler. CID foil to Fowler, Inspector Grim is a bumbling, seething idiot.

Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Mina Anwar, James Dreyfus, Serena Evans

Votes: 4,625

80. Harry Enfield and Chums (1994–1999)

40 min | Comedy

7.5
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BBC sketch show that while continuing to show the misadventures of a series of popular characters now also introduces a slew of new oddballs and misfits for us to enjoy including Tory Boy and The Lovely Wobbly Randy Old Ladies.

Stars: Harry Enfield, Kathy Burke, Paul Whitehouse, Louisa Rix

Votes: 1,495

81. A Horseman Riding By (1978– )

50 min | Drama

7.5
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Having been invalided out of the Boer War, Paul Craddock buys Shallowford, a manor house and estate in Devon, with money from his late father's scrap-yard business. He soon becomes a ... See full summary »

Stars: Glyn Houston, Prunella Ransome, Nigel Havers, Valerie Holloway

Votes: 76

82. The Thin Blue Line (1995–1996)
Episode: Fire and Terror (1995)

29 min | Comedy, Crime

7.5
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Grim and the CID initiate a counter-terrorism operation, Fowler deals with mythomaniacs and Habib becomes attracted to a fireman.

Director: John Birkin | Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Kevin Allen, Mina Anwar, James Dreyfus

Votes: 94

83. The Queen's Nose (1995– )

25 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

7.4
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Children's series about a magic coin that can grant wishes.

Stars: Heather-Jay Jones, Victoria Shalet, Paula Wilcox, Stephen Moore

Votes: 391

84. Frank Stubbs Promotes (1993–1994)

7.4
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Stars: Timothy Spall, Lesley Sharp, Danniella Westbrook, Choy-Ling Man

Votes: 19

85. Trial & Retribution (1997– )
Episode: Blue Eiderdown: Part 1 (2004)

180 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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DCI Roisin Connor finds herself investigating the death of Angela Dutton who either jumped, or was pushed, off her balcony falling several stories to her death. Connor isn't pleased to ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Unwin | Stars: Alfie Pitts, Dorian Lough, Kathryn Sumner, Victoria Smurfit

Votes: 66

86. Heartbeat (1992– )
Episode: Pass the Parcel (2009)

Drama, Comedy, Crime

7.4
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Safe breakers break in at Adams Brothers. One of them accidentally activates the alarm just as PC Mason passes on his motorbike. They manage to get away, but the next day their driver is ... See full summary »

Director: Judith Dine | Stars: William Willoughby, James Gaddas, Andrew Sheridan, Joe McFadden

Votes: 7

87. Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989–2013)
Episode: The Adventure of the Western Star (1990)

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

7.4
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After receiving threatening letters, an aristocrat is robbed of her famed diamond in front of Poirot's eyes.

Director: Richard Spence | Stars: David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson, Pauline Moran

Votes: 533

88. Waterloo Road (2006–2015)

Drama, Romance

7.3
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A contemporary drama series set in a challenging comprehensive school.

Stars: Philip Martin Brown, Jason Done, Chelsee Healey, Denise Welch

Votes: 2,220

89. Dalziel and Pascoe (1996– )

120 min | Crime, Mystery, Drama

7.3
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Supt. Dalziel and partner DI Pascoe investigate murders, and find a bond forming between them despite their blatantly differing personalities.

Stars: Warren Clarke, Colin Buchanan, David Royle, Jennifer James

Votes: 1,709

90. Great Expectations (1999 TV Movie)

168 min | Drama

7.3
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A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor.

Director: Julian Jarrold | Stars: Ioan Gruffudd, Justine Waddell, Charlotte Rampling, Laura Aikman

Votes: 1,529

91. Anybody's Nightmare (2001 TV Movie)

97 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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Based on the true story of Shelia Bowler, accused of murdering her elderly aunt.

Director: Tristram Powell | Stars: Patricia Routledge, Georgina Sutcliffe, Thomas Arnold, Jean Ainslie

Votes: 82

92. Syrup (1994)

11 min | Comedy, Short

7.3
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A man's life changes when he gets a hairpiece.

Director: Paul Unwin | Stars: Bill Thomas, Annette Badland, Anne Carroll, Lesley Sharp

Votes: 41

93. Messiah: The Harrowing (2005– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2005)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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After her daughter commits suicide, Dr. Price does a post-mortem on a brutally murdered student from the same college. Red thinks the killer is someone known to the victim until another woman is murdered, seemingly by the same killer.

Director: Paul Unwin | Stars: Ken Stott, Neil Dudgeon, Helen McCrory, Maxine Peake

Votes: 19

94. Messiah: The Harrowing (2005– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (2005)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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As the victim toll mounts, Red becomes increasingly frustrated until he realizes Isabel is the key to solving the cases.

Director: Paul Unwin | Stars: Ken Stott, Neil Dudgeon, Helen McCrory, Maxine Peake

Votes: 15

95. Bergerac (1981–1991)
Episode: The Lohans (1991)

50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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Rosa Zeenak asks Jim to guard the Lohans, a set of porcelain figures she is putting up for sale, though there is a suspicion that they were stolen from the valuable Wiess collection in ... See full summary »

Director: Terry Green | Stars: John Nettles, Terence Alexander, Thérèse Liotard, David Kershaw

Votes: 7

96. Cutting It (2002– )

59 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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Drama about the bitter rivalries, professional and personal, between the workers of the Henshall-Ferraday hair salon in Manchester.

Stars: Sarah Parish, Jason Merrells, Angela Griffin, Sian Reeves

Votes: 294

97. Paul Merton: The Series (1991–1993)
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1991)

24 min | Comedy

7.2
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A salute to Bobby Lomax, the world's worst continuity man ever to hit Hollywood; the strangest autopsy ever; the truth behind the afterlife and Ringo Starr and a bag of toffees, all in just 30 minutes.

Director: Geoff Posner | Stars: Paul Merton, David Battley, Ken Drury, Judy Elrington

Votes: 5

98. Harry Enfield and Chums (1994–1999)
Episode: Harry Enfield and Christmas Chums (1997)

Comedy

7.2
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Director: Geoff Posner | Stars: Harry Enfield, Kathy Burke, Paul Whitehouse, Jean Ainslie

Votes: 11

99. Midsomer Murders (1997– )
Episode: The Magician's Nephew (2008)

93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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The traditions of a local cult in Midsomer, the Temple of Thoth, appear to be related to a series of murders using poison of the poison dart frog.

Director: Richard Holthouse | Stars: John Nettles, Jason Hughes, Jane Wymark, Laura Howard

Votes: 242

100. The Chain (1984)

100 min | Comedy

7.1
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Comedy featuring interweaving stories of seven households caught up in a property chain on moving day, each one dependent on the other.

Director: Jack Gold | Stars: Denis Lawson, Rita Wolf, Phyllis Logan, David Troughton

Votes: 210