Latest Titles With Freddie Francis


1. Edición Especial Coleccionista (2010–2015)
Episode: Dune: Edición Especial (2014)

25 min | Comedy, History

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Director: David Díaz | Stars: David Díaz, José Ferrer, Frank Herbert, David Lynch

2. Edición Especial Coleccionista (2010–2015)

9 min | Comedy, History

7.0
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Stars: David Díaz, Luis Rodrigo, Gabriel Fernández-Gil, Daniel Retuerta

Votes: 55

3. Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff (2010)

Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary, Biography

7.8
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71 Metascore

In 2001 Jack Cardiff (1914-2009) became the first director of photography in the history of the Academy Awards to win an Honorary Oscar. But the first time he clasped the famous statuette ... See full summary »

Director: Craig McCall | Stars: Jack Cardiff, Martin Scorsese, Kirk Douglas, Lauren Bacall

Votes: 975 | Gross: $0.02M

4. Sodankylä ikuisesti (2010– )

270 min | Documentary

7.5
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Sodankyla film festival started at 1986 and was created by Finnish directors Anssi Manttari, Aki and Mika Kaurismaki... See full synopsis »

Stars: Peter von Bagh, Robert Parrish, Roy Ward Baker, Víctor Erice

Votes: 64

5. Midnight Madness: The History of Horror, Sci-Fi & Fantasy Films (2010– )

210 min | Documentary

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A Documentary Film Series that covers the making and evolution of Fantastic Films.

Stars: Samuel Z. Arkoff, Veronica Carlson, Aaron Christensen, Roger Corman

6. Sodankylä ikuisesti (2010– )
Episode: Elokuvan vuosisata (2010)

90 min | Documentary

7.8
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Director: Peter von Bagh | Stars: Peter von Bagh, Milos Forman, Marlen Khutsiev, Robert Parrish

Votes: 19

7. Sodankylä ikuisesti (2010– )
Episode: Ikuinen aika (2010)

56 min | Documentary

7.8
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Director: Peter von Bagh | Stars: Peter von Bagh, Jerzy Kawalerowicz, Robert Parrish, Luc Dardenne

Votes: 5

8. British Film Forever (2007)

90 min | Documentary, History

6.9
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Stars: Jessica Hynes, Timothy Spall, Nick Moran, Ronald Neame

Votes: 66

9. British Film Forever (2007)
Episode: Magic, Murder and Monsters: The Story of British Horror and Fantasy (2007)

88 min | Documentary, History

7.7
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Director: Angus Cameron | Stars: Jessica Hynes, Simon Pegg, Danny Boyle, Anne Billson

Votes: 22

10. Cinemaker (2004 Video)

300 min | Documentary

7.1
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Four one-hour DVD documentaries giving practical details of pre-production and planning, production, post-production and marketing, narrated by Charles Band, whose companies have produced ... See full summary »

Director: Ted Newsom | Stars: David Allen, Charles Band, Richard Band, Brian Benison

Votes: 18

11. Greasepaint and Gore, Part 2: The Hammer Monsters of Roy Ashton (2004)

1 min | Documentary, Short

6.7
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Director: Russell Wall | Stars: Roy Ashton, Elizabeth Ashton, Philip Leakey, Christopher Lee

Votes: 9

12. Inside the Fear Factory (2003 Video)

20 min | Documentary, Short

8.0
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An overview of the history of Great Britain's Amicus Films, which was a rival of Hammer Studios in the horror field. Included are interviews with company co-founder Max Rosenberg, cameraman... See full summary »

Stars: Roy Ward Baker, Peter Cushing, Freddie Francis, Barbara Parkins

Votes: 7

13. Cast & Crew (2002– )

40 min | Documentary

7.6
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Members of the cast & crew of old movies are reunited to discuss the film retrospectively, and also revisit some original locations.

Stars: Kirsty Wark, Alan Sillitoe, Stephen Frears, John Dankworth

Votes: 7

14. Cast & Crew (2002– )
Episode: Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (2002)

Documentary

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Stars: Kirsty Wark, John Dankworth, Shirley Anne Field, Freddie Francis

15. The Terrible Elephant Man Revealed (2001 Video)

30 min | Documentary, Short

6.2
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Stars: Jonathan Sanger, Mel Brooks, John Hurt, Freddie Francis

Votes: 16

16. Ghosthunter (2000)

20 min | Drama, Short

7.1
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Two lonely figures are drawn together, Charlie (the ghosthunter) and Sarah (the researcher), to uncover the mysterious ghostly disturbances in an abandoned church in a quiet English village.

Director: Simon Corris | Stars: Frank Finlay, Alison Reddihough, June Watson, Jacqueline Phillips

Votes: 38

17. The Straight Story (1999)

G | 112 min | Biography, Drama

8.0
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86 Metascore

An old man makes a long journey by lawn-mover tractor to mend his relationship with an ill brother.

Director: David Lynch | Stars: Richard Farnsworth, Sissy Spacek, Jane Galloway Heitz, Joseph A. Carpenter

Votes: 68,460 | Gross: $6.20M

18. The Nail File: The Best of Jimmy Nail Video Collection (1997 Video)

60 min | Music

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Director: Matt Forrest | Stars: Tony McAnaney, Jimmy Nail, Danny Schogger

19. 100 Years of Horror (1996– )

Unrated | 343 min | Documentary, Horror

7.2
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Clips from Horror Films.

Stars: Christopher Lee, Roger Corman, Hugh M. Hefner, Fred Olen Ray

Votes: 259

20. 100 Years of Horror: The Count and Company (1996 Video)

Documentary, Horror

5.2
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Stars: Christopher Lee, Roy Ward Baker, Carroll Borland, Veronica Carlson

Votes: 25

21. 100 Years of Horror: The Frankenstein Family (1996 Video)

Documentary, Horror, Sci-Fi

5.8
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Stars: Christopher Lee, Ralph Bellamy, Michael F. Blake, Kenneth Branagh

Votes: 38

22. 100 Years of Horror (1996– )
Episode: Baron Frankenstein (1996)

Unrated | 24 min | Documentary, Horror

7.3
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100 Years of Horror looks at the Frankenstein franchise after 1950 and focuses on different interpretations of the Baron and his creation.

Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Veronica Carlson, Hazel Court, Richard E. Cunha

Votes: 13

23. 100 Years of Horror (1996– )
Episode: Dracula and His Disciples (1996)

Unrated | 25 min | Documentary, Horror

6.9
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Examines cinematic portrayals of Bram Stoker's Count Dracula including those of Bela Lugosi, John Carradine, and Christopher Lee.

Stars: Roy Ward Baker, Carroll Borland, Veronica Carlson, John Carradine

Votes: 19

24. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Episode: Last Respects (1996)

Not Rated | 26 min | Comedy, Crime, Fantasy

5.8
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Three bickering sisters left in charge of their late father's struggling curiosity shop come into possession of a cursed monkey's paw, and try to use it to their advantage - with deadly results.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Emma Samms, Kerry Fox, Julie Cox, Michael Denison

Votes: 222

25. 100 Years of Horror (1996– )
Episode: Maniacs (1996)

Unrated | 25 min | Documentary, Horror

6.0
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This is about slasher movie genre: Silence of the lambs, peeping tom, etc...

Stars: John Carpenter, Roger Corman, Hazel Court, Freddie Francis

Votes: 38

26. Rainbow (1995)

98 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

4.2
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Four kids and a dog embark on the adventure of a lifetime -- the search for the end of the Rainbow. With the aid of computers and an irrepressible belief, they achieve the impossible, ... See full summary »

Director: Bob Hoskins | Stars: Willy Lavendel, Bob Hoskins, Jack Fisher, Jacob Tierney

Votes: 276

27. The Vampire Interviews (1995 Video)

50 min | Documentary, Horror

4.9
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In-depth look at vampires of the movies and in real life.

Director: Ted Newsom | Stars: Roy Ward Baker, Nick Bougas, Veronica Carlson, John Carradine

Votes: 14

28. Princess Caraboo (1994)

PG | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, History

6.0
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Bristol, England, early 19th century. A beautiful young stranger who speaks a weird language is tried for the crime of begging. But when a man claims that he can translate her dialect, it ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Austin | Stars: Phoebe Cates, Jim Broadbent, Wendy Hughes, Kevin Kline

Votes: 2,186 | Gross: $3.02M

29. Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror (1994 TV Movie)

100 min | Documentary, Horror

7.8
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The history of Hammer Films and their legacy, narrated by the studio's most beloved stars, Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee.

Director: Ted Newsom | Stars: Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Roy Ward Baker, James Bernard

Votes: 214

30. Calliope (1994)

15 min | Short

6.7
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Phil Collins plays a writer who creates a femme fatale character that eventually comes to life in the real world.

Director: Alun Harris | Stars: Phil Collins, Martin Jarvis, Richard E. Grant, Michael Winner

Votes: 22

31. A Life in the Theater (1993 TV Movie)

78 min | Comedy, Drama

5.6
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A veteran actor who's seen it all and a young, up-and-comer join for a season of reperatory theatre.

Director: Gregory Mosher | Stars: Matthew Broderick, Jack Lemmon

Votes: 182

32. School Ties (1992)

PG-13 | 106 min | Drama

6.9
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65 Metascore

Set in the 1950s, a star-quarterback is given an opportunity to attend an elite preparatory school but must conceal the fact that he is Jewish.

Director: Robert Mandel | Stars: Brendan Fraser, Matt Damon, Chris O'Donnell, Randall Batinkoff

Votes: 19,191 | Gross: $14.72M

33. Beautiful (1992)

Short, Music

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Director: Matt Forrest | Stars: Jimmy Nail, Natasha Wightman

34. Cape Fear (1991)

R | 128 min | Crime, Thriller

7.3
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73 Metascore

A convicted rapist, released from prison after serving a fourteen-year sentence, stalks the family of the lawyer who originally defended him.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Robert De Niro, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 138,166 | Gross: $79.10M

35. The Man in the Moon (1991)

PG-13 | 99 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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A coming of age story set in the South of USA when Elvis was King.

Director: Robert Mulligan | Stars: Sam Waterston, Tess Harper, Gail Strickland, Reese Witherspoon

Votes: 12,948 | Gross: $2.85M

36. The Plot to Kill Hitler (1990 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 94 min | Drama, History, War

6.3
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"The Plot to Kill Hitler" is a historical recreation of the 1944 attempt by several German High Command Officers to assassinate Adolf Hitler and take control of the German government. Lead ... See full summary »

Director: Lawrence Schiller | Stars: Brad Davis, Madolyn Smith Osborne, Ian Richardson, Kenneth Colley

Votes: 364

37. The 62nd Annual Academy Awards (1990 TV Special)

Family

5.9
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Director: Jeff Margolis | Stars: Billy Crystal, Paula Abdul, Isabelle Adjani, Danny Aiello

Votes: 237

38. Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)

Not Rated | 25 min | Comedy, Crime, Fantasy

8.0
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Tales of horror based on the gruesome E.C. comic books of the 1950s.

Stars: John Kassir, Roy Brocksmith, Miguel Ferrer, Cam Clarke

Votes: 16,845

39. Glory (1989)

R | 122 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.9
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Robert Gould Shaw leads the U.S. Civil War's first all-black volunteer company, fighting prejudices from both his own Union Army, and the Confederates.

Director: Edward Zwick | Stars: Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, Cary Elwes, Morgan Freeman

Votes: 107,131 | Gross: $26.83M

40. Her Alibi (1989)

PG | 94 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

5.7
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A writer of BAD detective novels is in full writers' block. He pretends to be the alibi of a beautiful woman who was arrested for murder at first thinking her innocent, but as she shows ... See full summary »

Director: Bruce Beresford | Stars: Tom Selleck, Paulina Porizkova, William Daniels, James Farentino

Votes: 5,898 | Gross: $18.70M

41. Dark Tower (1989)

R | 91 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

4.0
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The construction of a skyscraper is being haunted by a ghost.

Directors: Freddie Francis, Ken Wiederhorn | Stars: Michael Moriarty, Jenny Agutter, Carol Lynley, Theodore Bikel

Votes: 397

42. Brenda Starr (1989)

PG | 93 min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance

4.6
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Mike is a struggling artist who draws the "Brenda Starr" strip for the papers. When Brenda comes to life in the strip and sees how unappreciated she is by Mike, she leaves the strip. To get... See full summary »

Director: Robert Ellis Miller | Stars: Brooke Shields, Timothy Dalton, Tony Peck, Diana Scarwid

Votes: 856 | Gross: $0.07M

43. Peter Cushing: A One-Way Ticket to Hollywood (1989 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary, Biography

7.8
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An interview with Legendary Actor Peter Cushing and clips from some of his best films.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Peter Cushing, Dick Vosburgh, Francis De Wolff, Edward Evans

Votes: 38

44. Clara's Heart (1988)

PG-13 | 108 min | Drama

6.3
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David is a teenager whose parents are in a deteriorating marriage after their infant daughter dies. Clara is a chambermaid at a Jamaican resort who's hired to be a housekeeper. She and ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Mulligan | Stars: Whoopi Goldberg, Michael Ontkean, Kathleen Quinlan, Neil Patrick Harris

Votes: 1,819 | Gross: $5.19M

45. Return to Oz (1985)

PG | 113 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

6.7
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42 Metascore

Dorothy, saved from a psychiatric experiment by a mysterious girl, is somehow called back to Oz when a vain witch and the Nome King destroy everything that makes the magical land beautiful.

Director: Walter Murch | Stars: Fairuza Balk, Nicol Williamson, Jean Marsh, Piper Laurie

Votes: 20,623

46. The Doctor and the Devils (1985)

R | 93 min | Horror, Drama

6.2
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Grave robbers supply a doctor with bodies to test on.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Timothy Dalton, Jonathan Pryce, Twiggy, Julian Sands

Votes: 844 | Gross: $0.15M

47. Code Name: Emerald (1985)

PG | 95 min | Action, Drama, War

6.0
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In April 1944, an allied agent is sent to France in order to rescue an "overlord" captured by the Germans. (An "overlord" is one of the few men who know the date and place of the "D" day). ... See full summary »

Director: Jonathan Sanger | Stars: Ed Harris, Max von Sydow, Horst Buchholz, Helmut Berger

Votes: 750 | Gross: $0.52M

48. Dune (1984)

PG-13 | 137 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.6
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A Duke's son leads desert warriors against the galactic emperor and his father's evil nemesis when they assassinate his father and free their desert world from the emperor's rule.

Director: David Lynch | Stars: Kyle MacLachlan, Virginia Madsen, Francesca Annis, Leonardo Cimino

Votes: 103,176 | Gross: $30.93M

49. What Waits Below (1984)

PG | 88 min | Action, Horror

4.8
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The U.S. government has been using deep caves in Central America as bases for a special type of radio transmitter used for communicating with submaries. When the signal from one of these ... See full summary »

Director: Don Sharp | Stars: Robert Powell, Timothy Bottoms, Lisa Blount, Richard Johnson

Votes: 342

50. Memed My Hawk (1984)

PG-13 | 110 min | Drama

6.1
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In 1920s Turkey, young peasant Memed elopes with beautiful Hatche who was promised in an arranged marriage to the local potentate Abdi Aga's son and later joins a group of bandits.

Director: Peter Ustinov | Stars: Peter Ustinov, Herbert Lom, Denis Quilley, Michael Elphick

Votes: 149

51. Destination Dune (1984 TV Movie)

6 min | Documentary

6.3
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Director: Paul Sammon | Stars: Percy Rodrigues, Frank Herbert, David Lynch, Raffaella De Laurentiis

Votes: 27

52. The Jigsaw Man (1983)

PG | 94 min | Thriller

5.3
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An MI6 defector has his appearance altered by the KGB and is sent back to Britain to retrieve top-secret documents.

Director: Terence Young | Stars: Michael Caine, Laurence Olivier, Susan George, Robert Powell

Votes: 1,126

53. The Executioner's Song (1982 TV Movie)

Unrated | 135 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.3
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The story of Gary Gilmore, a convicted murderer who lobbied for his own execution.

Director: Lawrence Schiller | Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, Christine Lahti, Rosanna Arquette, Eli Wallach

Votes: 1,355

54. The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981)

R | 124 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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A film is being made of a story, set in 19th century England, about Charles, a biologist who's engaged to be married, but who falls in love with outcast Sarah, whose melancholy makes her ... See full summary »

Director: Karel Reisz | Stars: Meryl Streep, Jeremy Irons, Hilton McRae, Emily Morgan

Votes: 9,886 | Gross: $22.60M

55. World in Action (1963–1998)
Episode: The Silent Epidemic (1981)

Documentary

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Very few people have heard of Alzheimer's Disease, despite the fact that one in 12 over 60s will get and possibly die from it.

Stars: Mike Walsh, Klaus Bergmann, Lyn Cusack, Alan Davison

56. The Elephant Man (1980)

PG | 124 min | Biography, Drama

8.2
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A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man who is mistreated while scraping a living as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous facade, there is revealed a person of intelligence and sensitivity.

Director: David Lynch | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, John Hurt, Anne Bancroft, John Gielgud

Votes: 177,921

57. Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson (1980– )

25 min | Mystery

8.0
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Shot in Polish-British co-production series of short stories based on themes of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle - "father" of the world's most famous detective: Sherlock Holmes. Each episode is a ... See full summary »

Stars: Geoffrey Whitehead, Donald Pickering, Patrick Newell, Tommy Godfrey

Votes: 82

58. Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson (1980– )
Episode: A Motive for Murder (1979)

Mystery

8.1
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Sherlock Holmes receives notice of the commission of the crime; murder of a rich businessman George Markham. The perpetrator is likely to be among his heirs. The game consists of two people... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Geoffrey Whitehead, Donald Pickering, Patrick Newell, Bernard Bresslaw

Votes: 10

59. Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson (1980– )
Episode: The Case of Harry Crocker (1979)

Mystery

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Illusionist Harry Crocker is accused of the murder of a young dancer Sally King. However, insists he is innocent. Arrested, escapes from prison carriage, what comes to him, the easier it is... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Geoffrey Whitehead, Donald Pickering, Patrick Newell, Stacy Dorning

60. Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson (1980– )
Episode: The Case of the Deadly Prophecy (1979)

Mystery

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In a small French town tragedy strikes. In turn killed three people, whose names were found previously written in chalk on the steps of a local funeral chapel. Young school teacher for boys... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Geoffrey Whitehead, Donald Pickering, Juliusz Berger, Stanislaw Brejdygant

61. Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson (1980– )
Episode: The Case of the Speckled Band (1979)

Mystery

7.0
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Sherlock Holmes reported to be a lady, Dora Langley, asking famous detective, to accompany her on a trip to the continent. Mrs. Langley going to Bavaria, where he lived her niece, Helen, ... See full summary »

Directors: Freddie Francis, Sheldon Reynolds | Stars: Geoffrey Whitehead, Donald Pickering, Patrick Newell, Wladyslaw Baranski

Votes: 6

62. Golden Rendezvous (1977)

PG | 101 min | Crime, Thriller

5.7
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Aboard the cargo vessel converted into a luxury cruise ship, S.S. Campari, somewhere in the Caribbean is lying in port, due to a succession of delays. Chief Officer Johnny Carter, who has ... See full summary »

Directors: Ashley Lazarus, Freddie Francis | Stars: Richard Harris, Ann Turkel, Gordon Jackson, John Vernon

Votes: 360

63. Star Maidens (1976– )

30 min | Sci-Fi

6.6
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A planet from another solar system drifts into Earth's system and is detected by some Earth scientists who investigate. The surface of this planet is no longer habitable and the residents ... See full summary »

Stars: Lisa Harrow, Christian Quadflieg, Christiane Krüger, Judy Geeson

Votes: 132

64. Star Maidens (1976– )
Episode: Hideout (1976)

Sci-Fi

6.6
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On the run, Adam and Shem find shelter in an apartment, but have been seen and reported. Adam is arrested, but Shem is rescued by Rose, whose fiancé has left her. The two start to grow close - but the police are closing in.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Judy Geeson, Gareth Thomas, Pierre Brice, Graham Crowden

Votes: 5

65. Star Maidens (1976– )
Episode: Kidnap (1976)

Sci-Fi

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While Shem repairs her ship, Fulvia allows herself to be used as a test subject for a human thought-transference machine similar to the ones on Medusa - but not similar enough, as it causes pain and distress. Who will save her?

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Judy Geeson, Gareth Thomas, Pierre Brice, Derek Farr

66. Star Maidens (1976– )
Episode: Test for Love (1976)

Sci-Fi

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Although Liz is ideally suited to captain a Medusan spacecraft, her attitude to men isn't appreciated. Octavia has her tested to find out why she doesn't find Medusan men attractive.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Lisa Harrow, Christian Quadflieg, Christiane Krüger, Dawn Addams

67. Star Maidens (1976– )
Episode: The Enemy (1976)

Sci-Fi

5.4
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Agreement now reached on the exchange of hostages, the two ships head off from earth and Medusa. But a deadly ancient enemy of the Medusans has found them. The ships have no weapons: can Rudi come up with a plan to save them all?

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Judy Geeson, Lisa Harrow, Gareth Thomas, Pierre Brice

Votes: 5

68. Star Maidens (1976– )
Episode: What Have They Done to the Rain? (1976)

Sci-Fi

6.8
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Rudi is labouring on the surface when rain starts reacting catastrophically with toxic waste in the soil, threatening the whole civilisation. Rudi knows why, but will the Council listen to a man?

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Lisa Harrow, Christian Quadflieg, Christiane Krüger, Dawn Addams

Votes: 5

69. The Ghoul (1975)

R | 88 min | Horror, Thriller

4.7
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Peter Cushing stars as a former priest who harbors a dark and horrible secret in his attic. The locked room serves as a prison cell for his crazed, cannibalistic adult son, who acquired his... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Peter Cushing, John Hurt, Alexandra Bastedo, Gwen Watford

Votes: 1,086

70. Legend of the Werewolf (1975)

85 min | Horror

5.7
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A travelling circus in 19th century France adopts and showcases a feral "wolf boy", who grows into adulthood only to kill the one-man band. He runs off to Paris, where he develops a jealous... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Peter Cushing, Ron Moody, Hugh Griffith, Roy Castle

Votes: 565

71. Son of Dracula (1974)

PG | 90 min | Comedy, Horror, Musical

4.8
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Due to be crowned King of the Netherworld by his mentor Merlin the Magician at a monster's convention Count Downe, the son of Count Dracula, falls in love with the beautiful but human Amber... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Harry Nilsson, Ringo Starr, Freddie Jones, Suzanna Leigh

Votes: 260

72. Craze (1974)

R | 96 min | Horror

4.7
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A nutty antiques dealer starts to sacrifice women to an African idol.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Jack Palance, Diana Dors, Julie Ege, Edith Evans

Votes: 357

73. CBS Children's Film Festival (1967–1978)
Episode: A Member of the Family (1974)

Family

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Directors: Peter Duffell, Freddie Francis

74. The Adventures of Black Beauty (1972–1974)
Episode: A Ribbon for Beauty (1974)

23 min | Adventure, Family

5.8
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Ned is spending time with George downing trees while Jenny is excited about a party invite from Frances Bazely. Dr. Gordon asks Ned to escort Jenny but right before George is hurt by a ... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: William Lucas, Charlotte Mitchell, Stacy Dorning, Stephen Garlick

Votes: 8

75. The Adventures of Black Beauty (1972–1974)
Episode: Goodbye Beauty (1974)

23 min | Adventure, Family

5.9
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Paperwork is discovered revealing Black Beauty doesn't belong to the Gordons. The lawyer Crevache refuses to listen to reason so Jenny takes off with Beauty to keep him from being taken. In... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: William Lucas, Charlotte Mitchell, Stacy Dorning, Graham Crowden

Votes: 8

76. The Adventures of Black Beauty (1972–1974)
Episode: The Last Charge (1974)

23 min | Adventure, Family

5.8
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Kevin and Albert enjoy listening to the tales of Corporal Donovan, who claims to have been in the Light Brigade but Albert has his doubts. When men claiming to be the squire's employees ... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: William Lucas, Charlotte Mitchell, Michael Culver, Stacy Dorning

Votes: 6

77. The Creeping Flesh (1973)

PG | 92 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

6.3
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A Victorian-age scientist returns to London with his paleontological bag-of-bones discovery from Papua New Guinea. Unfortunately, when exposed to water, flesh returns to the bones ... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Lorna Heilbron, George Benson

Votes: 2,431

78. Tales That Witness Madness (1973)

R | 90 min | Horror

5.7
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A psychiatrist tells stories of four special cases to a colleague.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Jack Hawkins, Donald Pleasence, Kim Novak, Georgia Brown

Votes: 951

79. The Adventures of Black Beauty (1972–1974)
Episode: The Challenge (1973)

23 min | Adventure, Family

5.3
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Charles Armstrong, the squire's nephew, arrives for a visit and soon quarrels with Albert and Ned. The boys are warned away from the sheep, who are about to lamb but one of them chooses not... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: William Lucas, Michael Culver, Stephen Garlick, Tony Maiden

Votes: 10

80. Tales from the Crypt (1972)

PG | 92 min | Horror

7.0
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Five strangers get lost in a crypt and, after meeting the mysterious Crypt Keeper, receive visions of how they will die.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Joan Collins, Peter Cushing, Roy Dotrice, Richard Greene

Votes: 7,024

81. The Adventures of Black Beauty (1972–1974)

55 min | Adventure, Family

6.7
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Black Beauty is a pure black, thoroughbred horse in late nineteenth century rural England, who is adopted into the household of James Gordon, a local doctor and widower, and befriended by ... See full summary »

Stars: William Lucas, Charlotte Mitchell, Roderick Shaw, Michael Culver

Votes: 251

82. Gebissen wird nur nachts - das Happening der Vampire (1971)

Not Rated | 102 min | Comedy, Horror

4.8
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An American actress inherits a castle in Transylvania. What she doesn't know is that her ancestor, the Baroness Catali, was in actuality a vampire countess, and emerges from her tomb to ravage the nearby village and Catholic seminary.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Pia Degermark, Thomas Hunter, Yvor Murillo, Ingrid van Bergen

Votes: 310

83. Trog (1970)

GP | 93 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

3.6
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A sympathetic anthropologist uses drugs and surgery to try to communicate with a primitive troglodyte who is found living in a local cave.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Joan Crawford, Michael Gough, Bernard Kay, Kim Braden

Votes: 1,760

84. Girly (1970)

R | 102 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

6.7
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A wealthy, fatherless British clan kidnaps bums and hippies and forces them to participate in an elaborate role-playing game in which they are the perfect family; those who refuse or attempt escape are ritualistically murdered.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Michael Bryant, Ursula Howells, Pat Heywood, Howard Trevor

Votes: 835

85. The Champions (1968–1969)
Episode: Shadow of the Panther (1969)

49 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.0
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Having contacted Tremayne from Haiti to report disturbing behaviour scientist Ralph Charters dies, apparently of fright, with his hair turned white. Sharron is sent to his hotel the ... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Stuart Damon, Alexandra Bastedo, William Gaunt, Anthony Nicholls

Votes: 21

86. The Saint (1962–1969)
Episode: The Man Who Gambled with Life (1969)

49 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.7
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The Saint is lured to a house in Cornwall by two attractive young sisters in which he meets their father, Keith Longman, an eccentric millionaire. He tells the Saint that he is dying and ... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Roger Moore, Clifford Evans, Jayne Sofiano, Veronica Carlson

Votes: 47

87. The Champions (1968–1969)

60 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.8
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Craig Stirling, Sharron Macready and Richard Barrett were agents for Nemesis, an international intelligence organization based in Geneva. Their first mission as a team was to investigate ... See full summary »

Stars: Stuart Damon, Alexandra Bastedo, William Gaunt, Anthony Nicholls

Votes: 725

88. Dracula Has Risen from the Grave (1968)

G | 92 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

6.6
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When his castle is exorcised, Dracula plots his revenge against the Monsignor who performed the rites by attempting to make the holy man's young niece his bride.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Christopher Lee, Rupert Davies, Veronica Carlson, Barbara Ewing

Votes: 4,989

89. The Intrepid Mr. Twigg (1968)

36 min | Comedy, Short

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A farce without dialogue, centred round the escapades of accident-prone Mr. Twigg and his elderly motor car.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Roy Castle, Clovissa Newcombe, Jack Haig, Peter Fraser

90. Man in a Suitcase (1967–1968)
Episode: Night Flight to Andorra (1968)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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McGill has assembled a gang of burglars,supposedly to steal an art collection from a fairly inaccessible fortress in the Pyrenees mountains. Whilst they are in an old farm-house testing the... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Richard Bradford, Peter Woodthorpe, Zia Mohyeddin, Luanshya Greer

Votes: 11

91. Man in a Suitcase (1967–1968)
Episode: Which Way Did He Go, McGill? (1968)

52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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Five years previously a gang of armed robbers pulled off a gold bullion heist but only one of the, Keith Earle,was caught and sent to prison. Now that he is out he is on the trail of the ... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Richard Bradford, Jennifer Jayne, Donald Sutherland, Hugh McDermott

Votes: 10

92. Man in a Suitcase (1967–1968)
Episode: Who's Mad Now? (1968)

52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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Joan Heinemann,an old flame of McGill,fears that she is being stalked by a mysterious woman though her husband Jason,who is having an affair,tells her that she is imagining things. When her... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Richard Bradford, Robert Hutton, Audine Leith, Philip Madoc

Votes: 8

93. They Came from Beyond Space (1967)

Unrated | 85 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

4.5
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Scientists investigating an unusual meteor shower in a rural field are possessed by an alien force bent on an ulterior purpose.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Robert Hutton, Jennifer Jayne, Zia Mohyeddin, Bernard Kay

Votes: 1,025

94. Man in a Suitcase (1967–1968)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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McGill (known as "Mac") was a former U.S. intelligence agent based in London. After being thrown out of the agency for something he did not do, he finds his "false" reputation has preceded ... See full summary »

Stars: Richard Bradford, Ricardo Montez, Warren Stanhope, Frank Forsyth

Votes: 256

95. Torture Garden (1967)

Approved | 93 min | Fantasy, Horror

6.2
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An anthology of four short horror stories about people who visit Dr. Diabolo's fairground haunted-house attraction show.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Jack Palance, Burgess Meredith, Beverly Adams, Peter Cushing

Votes: 1,780

96. CBS Children's Film Festival (1967–1978)

Family

8.9
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Kukla, Fran and Ollie hosted this film program. They would introduce children's films from around the world. In between, the three would act in short skits.

Stars: Perry Benson, Anoop Singh, Raymond Boal, Joey Davidson

Votes: 42

97. Man in a Suitcase (1967–1968)
Episode: Essay in Evil (1967)

52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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In Scotland McGill is engaged as a bodyguard by George Masters whose life has been threatened by three other businessmen,De Burgh,Harris and Peters,whom Masters is blackmailing,though he ... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Richard Bradford, Donald Houston, Peter Vaughan, John Cairney

Votes: 9

98. The Saint (1962–1969)
Episode: The Gadic Collection (1967)

49 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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The Gadic collection forms the priceless centre-piece of an art exhibition at the Silbakin Museum in Turkey and several groups of people are out to steal it, most notably the wealthy local ... See full summary »

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Roger Moore, Peter Wyngarde, Georgia Brown, Michael Ripper

Votes: 48

99. The Deadly Bees (1966)

Not Rated | 84 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

3.5
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Trouble strikes when an exhausted pop singer, sent on a vacation to a farm, realizes that the farm's owner grows deadly bees.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Suzanna Leigh, Frank Finlay, Guy Doleman, Catherine Finn

Votes: 1,460

100. The Psychopath (1966)

82 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

5.9
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Four men who were involved in the investigation of a German millionaire at the end of the Second World War are found murdered with tiny dolls left next to their corpses.

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

Votes: 453