Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Southall Studios, Southall, Middlesex, England, UK"


1. Colonel March of Scotland Yard (1956– )

30 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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Colonel March of The Department of Queer Complaints investigates unusual cases, locked-room murders, and mysteries concerning the supernatural.

Stars: Boris Karloff, Ewan Roberts, Eric Pohlmann, Doris Nolan

Votes: 60

2. The Crawling Eye (1958)

Unrated | 84 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

4.8
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A series of decapitations on a Swiss mountainside appear to be connected to a mysterious radioactive cloud.

Director: Quentin Lawrence | Stars: Forrest Tucker, Laurence Payne, Jennifer Jayne, Janet Munro

Votes: 2,492

3. The Runaway Bus (1954)

78 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

6.3
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When heavy fog prevents all aircraft from leaving London airport, a group of passengers take an airline bus to get them to an alternative airport. However, one among their number is the ... See full summary »

Director: Val Guest | Stars: Marianne Stone, Lionel Murton, Lisa Gastoni, Margaret Rutherford

Votes: 344

4. You're Only Young Twice (1952)

81 min | Comedy

6.4
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Ada Shore is mistaken for a new secretary, she brings a breath of fresh air to the traditional university.

Director: Terry Bishop | Stars: Duncan Macrae, Joseph Tomelty, Patrick Barr, Charles Hawtrey

Votes: 48

5. Murder Will Out (1952)

83 min | Mystery

7.0
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The story of four people directly and indirectly involved with the murder of a female blackmailer. The three male suspects are the girl's publisher employer; an up-and-coming writer (Edward... See full summary »

Director: John Gilling | Stars: Valerie Hobson, Edward Underdown, James Robertson Justice, Henry Kendall

Votes: 81

6. White Fire (1953)

Approved | 81 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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American Gregor Stevens arrives in London searching for his brother who, unknown to him, has been convicted of a murder and is within three days of being executed. He meets Yvonne Durante, ... See full summary »

Director: John Gilling | Stars: Scott Brady, Mary Castle, Gabrielle Brune, Ferdy Mayne

Votes: 48

7. No Trace (1950)

76 min | Crime, Drama

6.3
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When crime-writer Robert Southley finds his well-healed London lifestyle threatened by blackmail from a former American criminal associate he murders him. He is surprised when a Scotland ... See full summary »

Director: John Gilling | Stars: Hugh Sinclair, Dinah Sheridan, John Laurie, Dora Bryan

Votes: 68

8. Colonel March Investigates (1955)

70 min | Mystery

5.7
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Director: Cy Endfield | Stars: Boris Karloff, Sheila Burrell, Anthony Forwood, Sonya Hana

Votes: 55

9. Time, Gentlemen, Please! (1952)

Approved | 79 min | Comedy

7.1
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Because of its high productivity and "almost" 100 per cent employment, the village of Little Heyhoe, England is expecting a visit from the Prime Minister. The "almost" is because of Dan ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis Gilbert | Stars: Eddie Byrne, Jane Barrett, Robert Brown, Raymond Lovell

Votes: 126

10. Scotch on the Rocks (1953)

Approved | 77 min | Comedy, Romance

6.6
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A parliamentary delegation is sent to a remote community in the Scottish Highlands where the residents are protesting at their poor links with the outside world. After a few days amongst ... See full summary »

Director: John Eldridge | Stars: Ronald Squire, Kathleen Ryan, Raymond Huntley, Sebastian Shaw

Votes: 78

11. The Quiet Woman (1951)

71 min | Crime, Drama

6.3
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Coastal pub proprietress is inveigled into a smuggling plot.

Director: John Gilling | Stars: Derek Bond, Jane Hylton, Dora Bryan, Michael Balfour

Votes: 45

12. Miss Robin Hood (1952)

Approved | 76 min | Comedy

6.3
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Henry Wrigley is happy writing stories for a children's' comic. Then he meets Miss Honey, who encourages him to go into minor crime.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Margaret Rutherford, Richard Hearne, James Robertson Justice, Edward Lexy

Votes: 129

13. Brandy for the Parson (1952)

Approved | 75 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

6.7
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A young couple get involved with a smuggler.

Director: John Eldridge | Stars: James Donald, Kenneth More, Jean Lodge, Frederick Piper

Votes: 93

14. A Stranger in Town (1957)

74 min | Crime, Drama

6.5
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In a sleepy village, a young composer is found shot dead and a woman is found gassed.

Director: George Pollock | Stars: Alex Nicol, Anne Paige, Mary Laura Wood, Mona Washbourne

Votes: 30

15. Kill or Cure (1962)

88 min | Comedy, Mystery

6.0
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Reprobate photographer and part time private investigator (Terry Thomas) is hired by a batty old woman to go undercover into a health farm managed by Eric Sykes, to investigate a suspicious... See full summary »

Director: George Pollock | Stars: Terry-Thomas, Eric Sykes, Dennis Price, Lionel Jeffries

Votes: 118

16. The 20 Questions Murder Mystery (1950)

95 min | Crime, Mystery

6.2
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BBC Radio's 20 Questions receives anonymous clues that connect to a series of murders. Reporters try and break the code before more deaths come to pass.

Director: Paul L. Stein | Stars: Robert Beatty, Rona Anderson, Clifford Evans, Stewart MacPherson

Votes: 43

17. Murder on Approval (1955)

Approved | 70 min | Adventure, Crime, Mystery

5.8
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J. D. Everleigh, a wealthy American, purchases a rare stamp in London from Geoffrey Blake, who says he represents Robert Coburn, a stamp agent. Everleigh begins to suspect the stamp is a ... See full summary »

Director: Bernard Knowles | Stars: Tom Conway, Delphi Lawrence, Brian Worth, Michael Balfour

Votes: 88

18. Kill Me Tomorrow (1957)

80 min | Crime, Drama

5.5
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A boozy old reporter finds his life is falling apart around him. He loses his wife and then his job. He is dragged back to reality when his son needs help. He goes to ask for his old job ... See full summary »

Director: Terence Fisher | Stars: Pat O'Brien, Lois Maxwell, George Coulouris, Wensley Pithey

Votes: 71

19. Things Happen at Night (1948)

79 min | Comedy, Horror

4.7
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A young girl finds herself possessed by the spirit of a mischievous demon.

Director: Francis Searle | Stars: Gordon Harker, Alfred Drayton, Robertson Hare, Gwynneth Vaughan

Votes: 111

20. Just William's Luck (1948)

92 min | Comedy

7.2
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Director: Val Guest | Stars: William Graham, Garry Marsh, Jane Welsh, Hugh Cross

Votes: 18

21. Edge of Divorce (1953)

Approved | 83 min | Drama

6.5
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In post-war London, upper-middle class barrister John Lomax and his wife Barbie decide after several years of constant bickering to divorce. They underestimate the effect of their ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Birt | Stars: Valerie Hobson, Philip Friend, Norman Wooland, Janette Scott

Votes: 15

22. Escape by Night (1953)

79 min | Crime, Drama

6.0
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An Italian racketeer on the run in London holes up in a disused theatre with a hard-drinking journalist out to get the full story.

Director: John Gilling | Stars: Bonar Colleano, Andrew Ray, Sidney James, Ted Ray

Votes: 25

23. The Horse's Mouth (1953)

Approved | 85 min | Comedy, Fantasy

6.4
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An Irish "oracle" foretells the next day's track results to a newspaperman, resulting in a national uproar.

Director: C.M. Pennington-Richards | Stars: Robert Beatty, Michael Medwin, Virginia McKenna, Mervyn Johns

Votes: 38

24. The Brave Don't Cry (1952)

89 min | Drama

6.8
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A story about a true mining accident.

Director: Philip Leacock | Stars: John Gregson, Meg Buchanan, John Rae, Fulton Mackay

Votes: 39

25. Family Affair (1954)

81 min | Comedy

7.3
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Director: Val Guest | Stars: Bebe Daniels, Ben Lyon, Richard Lyon, Barbara Lyon

Votes: 30

26. No Smoking (1955)

73 min | Comedy

6.2
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Reg is a scientist who invents a pill to cure smokers of their nicotine addiction. However, when he makes his discovery public, he encounters strong resistance from the tobacco industry.

Director: Henry Cass | Stars: Reg Dixon, Peter Martyn, Belinda Lee, Lionel Jeffries

Votes: 32

27. Dancing with Crime (1947)

83 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.8
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A London cab driver gets mixed up with a criminal gang and sets out to expose the group and its leader for what they are.

Director: John Paddy Carstairs | Stars: Richard Attenborough, Barry K. Barnes, Sheila Sim, Garry Marsh

Votes: 54

28. The Lyons Abroad (1955)

81 min | Comedy

7.5
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Has Ben Lyon forgotten his wedding anniversary? His wife Bebe thinks he has, and can hardly contain her fury. When his son Richard sees him dining with a glamorous French singer he thinks the worst.

Director: Val Guest | Stars: Ben Lyon, Bebe Daniels, Barbara Lyon, Richard Lyon

Votes: 24

29. Behind the Headlines (1956)

65 min | Crime, Drama

5.6
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Newspaper reporters compete with London police to solve a murder.

Director: Charles Saunders | Stars: Paul Carpenter, Adrienne Corri, Alfie Bass, Ewen Solon

Votes: 66

30. The Fake (1953)

Approved | 80 min | Crime, Drama

5.9
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An American has to guard da Vinci's "Madonna and Child" when it is being shown in Britain. When it arrives he suspects it is not the real painting.

Director: Godfrey Grayson | Stars: Dennis O'Keefe, Coleen Gray, Hugh Williams, Guy Middleton

Votes: 136

31. See How They Run (1955)

84 min | Comedy

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Director: Leslie Arliss | Stars: Ronald Shiner, Greta Gynt, James Hayter, Wilfrid Hyde-White

32. Third Time Lucky (1949)

90 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.8
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A gambler falls in love with a naive young girl. He thinks she is bringing him good luck. Then his main gambling rival arrives and he desires the girl as well ...

Director: Gordon Parry | Stars: Glynis Johns, Dermot Walsh, Charles Goldner, Harcourt Williams

Votes: 32

33. The End of the Line (1957)

Crime, Drama

5.3
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The wife of a night club owner frames an American writer for his murder.

Director: Charles Saunders | Stars: Alan Baxter, Charles Clay, Jennifer Jayne, Marianne Brauns

Votes: 27

34. The Big Chance (1957)

59 min | Drama

6.4
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A clerk sees his big chance to escape a humdrum existence, but his resolve is tested as many unexpected obstacles arise.

Director: Peter Graham Scott | Stars: Adrienne Corri, William Russell, Ian Colin, Penelope Bartley

Votes: 52

35. The Wedding of Lilli Marlene (1953)

87 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

5.0
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War time drama. Lili will not marry her true Love, an American reporter, until she becomes a star. Starring Lisa Daniely, Hugh McDermott and Sid James.

Director: Arthur Crabtree | Stars: Lisa Daniely, Hugh McDermott, Sidney James, Gabrielle Brune

Votes: 5

36. Account Rendered (1957)

59 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.2
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Police find that everyone had a motive for the murder of a wealthy woman.

Director: Peter Graham Scott | Stars: Griffith Jones, Ursula Howells, Honor Blackman, Ewen Solon

Votes: 46

37. Paper Gallows (1950)

Approved | 68 min | Crime, Thriller

5.1
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A story of two brothers, both writers of crime novels, one a fine, upstanding gentleman and the other a moody, neurotic, psychopath. The other is determined to create a 'faked' version of a... See full summary »

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Dermot Walsh, Rona Anderson, John Bentley, Michael Martin Harvey

Votes: 17

38. Two Grooms for a Bride (1955)

75 min | Comedy

5.4
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A money-to-burn and girl-chasing Texas oilman, Jeff Longstreet and a sensitive, dignified entomologist, Laura Weeks, find themselves together in Winchester, England charged with taking care... See full summary »

Director: Henry Cass | Stars: John Carroll, Virginia Bruce, Brian Oulton, Kay Callard

Votes: 12

39. Child's Play (1954)

68 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

4.7
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Director: Margaret Thomson | Stars: Christopher Beeny, Ernest Scott, Patrick Wells, Ian Smith

Votes: 43

40. One Jump Ahead (1955)

66 min | Crime, Mystery

5.7
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Director: Charles Saunders | Stars: Paul Carpenter, Diane Hart, Jill Adams, Freddie Mills

Votes: 23

41. Judgment Deferred (1952)

88 min | Crime, Drama

7.0
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A group of very strange men, refugees and casualties of the war, rally round when one of their number is framed by a drug racketeer. Co-opting a well-known journalist to their cause, they ... See full summary »

Director: John Baxter | Stars: Hugh Sinclair, Helen Shingler, Abraham Sofaer, Leslie Dwyer

Votes: 7

42. William Comes to Town (1948)

89 min | Comedy

7.5
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William Brown attempts to secure more pay and shorter hours for schoolboys.

Director: Val Guest | Stars: William Graham, Garry Marsh, Jane Welsh, Hugh Cross

Votes: 14

43. High Jinks in Society (1949)

78 min | Comedy

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After foiling a robbery, Ben, a window cleaner is hired by Lady Bar-Nunn to guard her valuables. A comedy based on class divisions and snobbery.

Directors: John Guillermin, Robert Jordan Hill | Stars: Ben Wrigley, Barbara Shaw, Moore Marriott, Basil Appleby

44. Double Exposure (1954)

61 min | Crime, Thriller

5.4
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A chance photograph may reveal a murderer's identity - and someone's after the photographer!

Director: John Gilling | Stars: John Bentley, Rona Anderson, Garry Marsh, Alexander Gauge

Votes: 27

45. There's Always a Thursday (1957)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

6.2
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Following a misunderstanding, a humble clerk gets the reputation of a ladies' man.

Director: Charles Saunders | Stars: Charles Victor, Frances Day, Marjorie Rhodes, Bruce Seton

Votes: 18

46. Deadly Nightshade (1953)

61 min | Crime, Drama

6.7
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Escapee switches identities but finds the new one quite a handful.

Director: John Gilling | Stars: Emrys Jones, Zena Marshall, John Horsley, Joan Hickson

Votes: 59

47. Bed and Breakfast (1938)

48 min | Drama

5.4
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A boarding house, where you follow the lives of the people living there, and how the staff try their very best to keep everyone happy. A charming movie , I will watch it again.

Director: Walter West | Stars: Barry Lupino, Mabel Poulton, Florence Leroy, Daphne Courtney

Votes: 9

48. Love in Pawn (1953)

82 min | Comedy

5.8
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Director: Charles Saunders | Stars: Bernard Braden, Barbara Kelly, Reg Dixon, Jeannie Carson

Votes: 25

49. Date with Disaster (1957)

61 min | Drama, Crime

5.5
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The honest owner of a second hand car business has crooks for employees.

Director: Charles Saunders | Stars: Robert Robinson, Maurice Kaufmann, Tom Drake, Richard Shaw

Votes: 21

50. The Master Plan (1954)

78 min | Crime, Drama

6.2
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Director: Cy Endfield | Stars: Norman Wooland, Tilda Thamar, Wayne Morris, Mary Mackenzie

Votes: 12