Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Merton Park Studios, Merton, London, England, UK"


1. Horrors of the Black Museum (1959)

Unrated | 93 min | Horror

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The promotion announced that this film was released in "Hypnovision" which gives an idea of the story. A frustrated thriller writer wants accurate crimes for his next book so he hypnotises ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Crabtree | Stars: Michael Gough, June Cunningham, Graham Curnow, Shirley Anne Field

Votes: 843

2. Third Man on the Mountain (1959)

Approved | 107 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.4
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A boy attempts to realize his father's dream of climbing an alpine peak known as the Citadel.

Director: Ken Annakin | Stars: Michael Rennie, James MacArthur, Janet Munro, James Donald

Votes: 642

3. The Case of Charles Peace (1949)

88 min | Crime, Drama

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Businessman Charles Peace leads a double life--by day he's a respected local businessman, but by night he's a professional thief who lets nothing, not even murder, stop him from getting what he wants.

Director: Norman Lee | Stars: Michael Martin Harvey, Chili Bouchier, Valentine Dyall, Bruce Belfrage

Votes: 109

4. It! (1967)

Unrated | 96 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

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After one of their store houses burnt down, museum director Grove and his assistant Pimm find everything destroyed - only one statue withstood the fire mysteriously undamaged. Suddenly ... See full summary »

Director: Herbert J. Leder | Stars: Roddy McDowall, Jill Haworth, Paul Maxwell, Aubrey Richards

Votes: 838

5. Concrete Jungle (1960)

TV-14 | 86 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

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In UK, after pulling a racetrack robbery, repeat offender Johnny Bannion hides the loot in a farmer's field but the police and the local mob come looking for Johnny and for the money.

Director: Joseph Losey | Stars: Stanley Baker, Sam Wanamaker, Grégoire Aslan, Margit Saad

Votes: 828

6. Ghost Ship (1952)

Approved | 74 min | Horror

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A luxury ship is haunted by the ghosts of a crew that had disappeared off the ship years before.

Director: Vernon Sewell | Stars: Hazel Court, Dermot Walsh, Hugh Burden, John Robinson

Votes: 293

7. The Projected Man (1966)

77 min | Sci-Fi, Horror

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A scientist experimenting with matter transmission from place to place by means of a laser beam suddenly decides to use himself as a test specimen. But the process goes awry, and one side ... See full summary »

Directors: Ian Curteis, John Croydon | Stars: Mary Peach, Bryant Haliday, Norman Wooland, Ronald Allen

Votes: 698

8. Konga (1961)

Unrated | 90 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

3.9
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Dr.Decker comes back from Africa after a year, presumed dead. During that year, he came across a way of growing plants and animals to an enormous size. He brings back a baby chimpanzee to ... See full summary »

Director: John Lemont | Stars: Michael Gough, Margo Johns, Jess Conrad, Claire Gordon

Votes: 1,010

9. The Frozen Dead (1966)

Unrated | 95 min | Sci-Fi, Horror

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A crazed scientist keeps the heads of Nazi war criminals alive until he can find appropriate bodies on which to attach them so he can revive the Third Reich.

Director: Herbert J. Leder | Stars: Dana Andrews, Anna Palk, Philip Gilbert, Kathleen Breck

Votes: 425

10. The Leather Boys (1964)

Not Rated | 108 min | Drama, Romance

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An immature teenager marries a young biker but becomes disenchanted with the realities of working class marriage and her husband's relationship with his best friend.

Director: Sidney J. Furie | Stars: Rita Tushingham, Colin Campbell, Dudley Sutton, Gladys Henson

Votes: 508

11. The Limping Man (1953)

Approved | 76 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

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A WWII veteran goes back to England after the war only to discover that his wartime sweetheart has got mixed up with a dangerous spy ring.

Director: Cy Endfield | Stars: Lloyd Bridges, Moira Lister, Alan Wheatley, Leslie Phillips

Votes: 363

12. Sparrows Can't Sing (1963)

94 min | Comedy, Drama

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Charlie returns to the East End after two years at sea to find his house demolished and wife Maggie gone. Everyone else knows she is now shacked up with married bus driver Bert and a ... See full summary »

Director: Joan Littlewood | Stars: James Booth, Barbara Windsor, Roy Kinnear, Avis Bunnage

Votes: 175

13. The Corpse (1971)

GP | 91 min | Drama, Horror

4.9
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A mother and daughter hatch a scheme to murder their family's domineering and sadistic patriarch.

Director: Viktors Ritelis | Stars: Michael Gough, Yvonne Mitchell, Sharon Gurney, Simon Gough

Votes: 528

14. Invasion (1966)

82 min | Sci-Fi

5.8
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An alien spaceship crashes near a rural hospital. When the alien is taken to the hospital, a mysterious force field suddenly appears around it.

Director: Alan Bridges | Stars: Edward Judd, Yôko Tani, Valerie Gearon, Lyndon Brook

Votes: 225

15. The Square Mile Murder (1961)

28 min | Crime, Short

7.2
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Scotland Yard detectives investigate a series of burglaries where an expert safe-cracker has stolen a large amount of cash and other valuables.

Director: Allan Davis | Stars: Edgar Lustgarten, John Welsh, Stanley Morgan, Delphi Lawrence

Votes: 12

16. The Atomic Man (1955)

76 min | Sci-Fi

5.4
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An atomic scientist is found floating in a river with a bullet in his back and a radioactive halo around his body. The radioactivity has put him seven-and-a-half seconds ahead of us in time... See full summary »

Director: Ken Hughes | Stars: Gene Nelson, Faith Domergue, Peter Arne, Joseph Tomelty

Votes: 179

17. The Third Visitor (1951)

85 min | Crime, Drama

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Director: Maurice Elvey | Stars: Sonia Dresdel, Guy Middleton, Hubert Gregg, Colin Gordon

Votes: 62

18. The Shadow Man (1953)

Approved | 76 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

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Small-time Soho hustler gets caught up in the murder of an ex-girl friend, evades the police and finally helps them to corner the real murderer.

Director: Richard Vernon | Stars: Cesar Romero, Kay Kendall, Edward Underdown, Victor Maddern

Votes: 114

19. Female Fiends (1958)

Approved | 79 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

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A man, awakening with no memory, is told he is an heir to millions, but he suspects he is an heir to trouble instead.

Director: Montgomery Tully | Stars: Lex Barker, Carole Mathews, Lisa Gastoni, Nora Swinburne

Votes: 58

20. Solo for Sparrow (1962)

56 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

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A group of crooks accidentally kill an elderly shop assistant while stealing the keys to the jewelry shop where she works.

Director: Gordon Flemyng | Stars: Yvonne Buckingham, Michael Caine, Michael Coles, Allan Cuthbertson

Votes: 33

21. The Case of the Mukkinese Battle-Horn (1956)

29 min | Short, Comedy, Thriller

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A pair of detectives from Scotland Yard are assigned to look into the disappearance of the Mukkinese Battle Horn, a ninth-century artifact, from the Metropolitan Museum.

Director: Joseph Sterling | Stars: Peter Sellers, Spike Milligan, Dick Emery, Pamela Thomas

Votes: 168

22. Strangler's Web (1965)

55 min | Drama

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What appears to be a cut-and-dried case of murder of an aging one time showgirl on Hampstead Heath by her lover is complicated by several factors, including a far more respectable paramour,... See full summary »

Director: John Llewellyn Moxey | Stars: John Stratton, Pauline Munro, Griffith Jones, Gerald Harper

Votes: 12

23. Holiday Week (1952)

82 min | Drama, Romance

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While on seaside holiday with her girlfriend Mary, a pretty factory worker named Jenny is attracted to Alan, son of the owner of the mill where she works. When she agrees to spend a week ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Crabtree | Stars: Leslie Dwyer, Lisa Daniely, Brian Worth, Sandra Dorne

Votes: 87

24. Playback (1962)

62 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

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A young policeman who becomes involved with a glamorous German woman in London, to his cost.

Director: Quentin Lawrence | Stars: Margit Saad, Barry Foster, Victor Platt, Dinsdale Landen

Votes: 22

25. The Electronic Monster (1958)

Approved | 76 min | Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi

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An insurance investigator finds there's more to electronic dream therapy than meets the eye.

Directors: Montgomery Tully, David Paltenghi | Stars: Rod Cameron, Mary Murphy, Meredith Edwards, Peter Illing

Votes: 122

26. Death Goes to School (1953)

64 min | Mystery

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A Teacher is murdered at an all girls school. Police investigate and discover that the staff room is full of suspects.

Director: Stephen Clarkson | Stars: Barbara Murray, Gordon Jackson, Pamela Alan, Jane Aird

Votes: 74

27. The Admiral's Secret (1934)

63 min | Comedy

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1934. Comedy. Directed by Guy Newall and starring Edmund Gwenn, James Raglan and Hope Davy. A retired admiral who has a valuable diamond is pursued by crooks intent on getting the gem.

Director: Guy Newall | Stars: Edmund Gwenn, Aubrey Mather, James Raglan, Edgar Driver

Votes: 16

28. Tangled Evidence (1934)

57 min | Crime

4.4
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A medium is found murdered and suspicion falls on his niece.

Director: George A. Cooper | Stars: Sam Livesey, Michael Hogan, Michael Shepley, Dick Francis

Votes: 11

29. The Deadliest Sin (1955)

74 min | Crime, Drama

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A falling-out between thieves over the proceeds of a stickup results in several killings and a priest being marked for murder because of a confession he heard from one of the gang members.

Director: Ken Hughes | Stars: Sydney Chaplin, Audrey Dalton, Jefferson Clifford, John Bentley

Votes: 74

30. To Have and to Hold (1963)

71 min | Drama

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A young woman is harassed by a man and seeks help from the police. The officer who visits her falls in love with her, but shortly after she is murdered.

Director: Herbert Wise | Stars: Ray Barrett, Katharine Blake, Nigel Stock, William Hartnell

Votes: 21

31. Terror Ship (1954)

72 min | Crime, Drama

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Director: Vernon Sewell | Stars: William Lundigan, Naomi Chance, Vincent Ball, Jean Lodge

Votes: 46

32. The Desperate Man (1959)

57 min | Crime, Drama

5.9
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Two reporters are held hostage in old castle, by thief, looking for jewels, that he had buried, after robbing a local house.

Director: Peter Maxwell | Stars: Conrad Phillips, Jill Ireland, William Hartnell, Charles Gray

Votes: 9

33. The Way Out (1955)

86 min | Crime, Drama

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A man tells his wife that the police are after him for having killed a bookie during an alcoholic binge, but that he is innocent and is being framed for the murder. The wife and her brother... See full summary »

Director: Montgomery Tully | Stars: Mona Freeman, Gene Nelson, John Bentley, Michael Goodliffe

Votes: 15

34. Never Mention Murder (1965)

Drama, Mystery

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When a surgeon discovers that his wife has a lover, he plans murder.

Director: John Nelson-Burton | Stars: Maxine Audley, Dudley Foster, Michael Coles, Pauline Yates

Votes: 16

35. The Great Game (1953)

80 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport

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The wealthy chairman of First Division Football Club, Burnville United, makes an unethical approach to a star player of another club, and the ensuing scandal costs him his job.

Director: Maurice Elvey | Stars: James Hayter, Thora Hird, Diana Dors, Sheila Shand Gibbs

Votes: 64

36. The Gorbals Story (1950)

74 min | Drama

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1950. Drama. Stars Howard Connell & Russell Hunter. A Merton Park Studios Production. A young artist is almost driven to murder from the pressures of living in the Glasgow slum area.

Director: David MacKane | Stars: Howard Connell, Marjorie Thompson, Betty Henderson, Roddy McMillan

Votes: 23

37. The Set Up (1963)

58 min | Drama

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Arthur Payne, recently out of prison, meets a stranger on a train and explains his situation. A few days later another stranger makes a curious proposition. Arthur should participate in a ... See full summary »

Director: Gerard Glaister | Stars: Maurice Denham, John Carson, Maria Corvin, Brian Peck

Votes: 15

38. Waverley Steps: A Visit to Edinburgh (1948)

31 min | Documentary, Short

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A broad cross-section of life in Edinburgh on a typical day - the Edinburgh of the railway fireman, coal-man, student, sailor, office worker and businessman.

Director: John Eldridge

Votes: 25

39. The Crooked Sky (1957)

77 min | Drama

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An American detective unmasks a gambler as the head of a banknote counterfeiting gang.

Director: Henry Cass | Stars: Wayne Morris, Karin Booth, Anton Diffring, Bruce Seton

Votes: 45

40. Man with a Gun (1958)

60 min | Crime

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Director: Montgomery Tully | Stars: Lee Patterson, Rona Anderson, John Le Mesurier, Bill Nagy

Votes: 19

41. Assassin for Hire (1951)

67 min | Crime, Mystery

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Pretending to be rare stamp dealer, a man devotedly supports wife and musically talented younger brother as a professional hit-man.

Director: Michael McCarthy | Stars: Sydney Tafler, Ronald Howard, Katharine Blake, John Hewer

Votes: 33

42. Wrong Number (I) (1959)

60 min | Crime, Drama

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Because she dials the wrong number, an old lady hears information which enables the police to solve a robbery and murder.

Director: Vernon Sewell | Stars: Peter Reynolds, Lisa Gastoni, Peter Elliott, Olive Sloane

Votes: 8

43. The Witness (1959)

58 min | Crime, Drama

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A young boy, whose father is in prison for the same crime he just witnessed, is used by the police as a decoy to capture the culprits in return for the release of his dad.

Director: Geoffrey Muller | Stars: Dermot Walsh, Greta Gynt, Russell Napier, Martin Stephens

44. Marriage of Convenience (1960)

58 min | Drama, Mystery

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Director: Clive Donner | Stars: Harry H. Corbett, John Cairney, John Van Eyssen, Jennifer Daniel

Votes: 7

45. Hidden Homicide (1959)

Approved | 81 min | Mystery

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A man wakes up in a strange location with a gun in his hand and a dead body, not knowing how the whole thing happened. He doesn't remember anything about the whole scenario.

Director: Anthony Young | Stars: Griffith Jones, Patricia Laffan, James Kenney, Bruce Seton

Votes: 37

46. Violent Stranger (II) (1957)

83 min | Crime, Drama

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A woman's husband has been convicted of murder. Knowing he is innocent, she sets out to find the real killer.

Director: Montgomery Tully | Stars: Zachary Scott, Faith Domergue, Peter Illing, Faith Brook

Votes: 10

47. It Started at Midnight (1943)

84 min | Comedy, War

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Director: Karel Lamac | Stars: Lloyd Pearson, Maggie Rennie, Julien Mitchell, Richard Attenborough

Votes: 12

48. Egghead's Robot (1970)

56 min | Family, Sci-Fi

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Robot is used by children to carry out their chores.

Director: Milo Lewis | Stars: Keith Chegwin, Jeffrey Chegwin, Kathryn Dawe, Roy Kinnear

Votes: 31

49. Partners in Crime (1961)

54 min | Drama, Mystery

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Director: Peter Duffell | Stars: Bernard Lee, Moira Redmond, John Van Eyssen, Stanley Morgan

Votes: 5

50. Return to Sender (1963)

61 min | Drama

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A fraudster is arrested for stealing a large sum of money from his partners. When he learns that a particularly brilliant barrister will lead the prosecution against him he sets out to undermine the credibility of the barrister.

Director: Gordon Hales | Stars: Nigel Davenport, Yvonne Romain, Geoffrey Keen, William Russell

Votes: 16