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Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

When a millionaire practical joker dies, he divides his fortune among four heirs who must carry out his zany instructions to cash in.

Director: Mario Zampi
Stars: Alastair Sim, Fay Compton, Guy Middleton
CBS Television Workshop (TV Series 1952)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Stars: Robert Baines, John Baragrey, Harry Bellaver
Secret People (1952)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

This tale of intrigue finds Valentina Cortese involved in an assassination plot. She helps the police apprehend the conspirators after an innocent bystander is accidentally killed.

Director: Thorold Dickinson
Stars: Valentina Cortese, Serge Reggiani, Charles Goldner
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A post-war housing crisis leaves a shy woman to share a house with two couples. Comic situations arise as the new roomer becomes infatuated with one of the husbands.

Director: Henry Cass
Stars: Joan Greenwood, Nigel Patrick, Derek Farr
One Wild Oat (1951)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A barrister attempts to discourage his daughter's infatuation for a philanderer by revealing his past. The plan backfires when the daughter's would-be father-in-law threatens to reveal the barrister's shady background.

Director: Charles Saunders
Stars: Robertson Hare, Stanley Holloway, Vera Pearce
Comedy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

As they are waiting for a divorce, young movie star Malissa Farrell and famous pianist Rudy Walter have left their baby, Johnny, with a child minder in Le Vésinet. Marinette, the latter's ... See full summary »

Director: Jean Boyer
Stars: Ray Ventura, Henri Génès, Georges Lannes
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

When a measles epidemic forces the temporary closing of a child care center, the son of a film star and her estranged husband, a concert pianist, is mistakenly delivered to a touring musician.

Directors: Jean Boyer, Lester Fuller
Stars: Audrey Hepburn, Jules Munshin, Cara Williams
Love Among Thieves (TV Movie 1987)
Adventure | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Romantic mystery-heist story about a baroness and concert pianist who is forced to steal some priceless Faberge eggs and deliver them to ransom her kidnapped fiancé in Latin America.

Director: Roger Young
Stars: Audrey Hepburn, Robert Wagner, Patrick Bauchau
ITV Play of the Week (1955–1974)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

An anthology series from the United Kingdom, from 1955 to 174, producing about 500 ninety minute episodes from Granada Television.

Stars: Alfred Burke, Derek Francis, Laurence Hardy
BBC Sunday-Night Play (1960–1963)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  
Stars: Brian Rix, Joby Blanshard, Cyril Luckham
Saturday-Night Revue (TV Mini-Series 1950)
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Stars: Joan Heal, Audrey Hepburn, Aud Johansen
Sauce Tartare (TV Movie 1949)
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Director: Audrey Cameron
Stars: Claude Hulbert, Jessie Matthews, Renee Houston
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Richard Caldicot ...
 Nicholas Whiteoak / ... (22 episodes, 1950-1956)
George Woodbridge ...
 Gardener / ... (20 episodes, 1950-1959)
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 Benjamin Lassies / ... (20 episodes, 1950-1956)
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 Basil Gilbert / ... (19 episodes, 1956-1959)
Michael Brennan ...
 Ajax / ... (19 episodes, 1950-1959)
John Vere ...
 Menelaus / ... (17 episodes, 1950-1956)
Carl Bernard ...
 Richard Nicholson / ... (17 episodes, 1952-1959)
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 Earl of Northumberland / ... (16 episodes, 1950-1957)
Larry Noble ...
 Briggs / ... (16 episodes, 1956-1959)
Beatrice Varley ...
 Alice Greenleaf / ... (15 episodes, 1950-1959)
Henry Oscar ...
 John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster / ... (15 episodes, 1950-1959)
Victor Platt ...
 Blind timekeeper (ant) / ... (15 episodes, 1950-1958)
Alan Wheatley ...
 King Richard II / ... (15 episodes, 1950-1957)
George Skillan ...
 Bishop of Carlisle / ... (14 episodes, 1950-1958)
Howell Davies ...
 Goodbody / ... (14 episodes, 1951-1958)
Jane Barrett ...
 Alice Maitland / ... (14 episodes, 1950-1959)
Robert Harris ...
 Padre / ... (14 episodes, 1952-1958)
John Murray Scott ...
 Luke Selway / ... (14 episodes, 1950-1959)
Richard Bebb ...
 Henry Percy, Hotspur / ... (13 episodes, 1950-1952)
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 Duke / ... (13 episodes, 1951-1959)
Margaretta Scott ...
 Emilia / ... (13 episodes, 1950-1958)
Sam Kydd ...
 Bernard Dillon / ... (13 episodes, 1951-1959)
Arthur Wontner ...
 Duke of Venice / ... (13 episodes, 1950-1954)
Edward Chapman ...
 George Hudson / ... (13 episodes, 1950-1959)
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 Antoine Vanier / ... (13 episodes, 1951-1957)
Bryan Coleman ...
 Lord Anthony Dewhurst / ... (13 episodes, 1950-1957)
Meadows White ...
 Host of the Garter Inn / ... (13 episodes, 1951-1959)
Cyril Shaps ...
 A hawker of masks / ... (13 episodes, 1955-1958)
Peter Mercier ...
 Buddy Raymond / ... (13 episodes, 1956-1959)
Leo Franklyn ...
 Chief. Det Insp. Sibley / ... (13 episodes, 1956-1959)
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 Jacques / ... (12 episodes, 1950-1959)
William Devlin ...
 General / ... (12 episodes, 1952-1957)
Robert Sansom ...
 Antonio / ... (12 episodes, 1950-1958)
Jean Cadell ...
 Adeline Whiteoak / ... (12 episodes, 1950-1959)
Horace Sequeira ...
 Earl of Salisbury / ... (12 episodes, 1950-1957)
Andrew Cruickshank ...
 Anthony Brand / ... (12 episodes, 1951-1958)
Joyce Heron ...
 Alice Langdon / ... (12 episodes, 1950-1958)
Rupert Davies ...
 Mr. Page / ... (12 episodes, 1950-1957)
Noel Hood ...
 Catherine Ivanovna / ... (12 episodes, 1951-1958)
Colin Douglas ...
 Captain Priestman / ... (12 episodes, 1951-1959)
Hugh Munro ...
 Groom to Richard / ... (12 episodes, 1950-1954)
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 Buffie, Lady Boyd-Mulholland / ... (12 episodes, 1950-1958)
Ursula Howells ...
 Alison Baily / ... (11 episodes, 1950-1959)
Douglas Wilmer ...
 Antonio / ... (11 episodes, 1952-1959)
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 Earl of Salisbury / ... (11 episodes, 1951-1955)
Cecil Brock ...
 Lord Berkeley / ... (11 episodes, 1950-1959)
Rosalie Crutchley ...
 Anna Weissberg / ... (11 episodes, 1951-1959)
John Slater ...
 Bert Taylor / ... (11 episodes, 1950-1959)
William Mervyn ...
 Adrian Blenderbland / ... (11 episodes, 1950-1959)
Beckett Bould ...
 Aune / ... (11 episodes, 1950-1957)
Evelyn Moore ...
 Lady Portaries / ... (11 episodes, 1950-1955)
John Robinson ...
 Dr. Larry Parker / ... (11 episodes, 1951-1959)
Kevin Stoney ...
 Charles Bentham / ... (11 episodes, 1955-1958)
Helen Shingler ...
 Helen / ... (11 episodes, 1950-1957)
Charles Cameron ...
 A Doctor / ... (11 episodes, 1953-1959)
Brian Moorehead ...
 Gregory / ... (11 episodes, 1952-1958)
Winifred Hill ...
 A middle-aged lady / ... (11 episodes, 1951-1959)
Diana Calderwood ...
 Audrey / ... (11 episodes, 1952-1959)
Tony Britton ...
 Albert Landier / ... (10 episodes, 1952-1958)
Richard Leech ...
 Maurice Vaughan / ... (10 episodes, 1950-1959)
Leonard Sachs ...
 Duke of Surrey / ... (10 episodes, 1950-1958)
William Lucas ...
 Ross Robinson / ... (10 episodes, 1955-1957)
David Markham ...
 Charles Cartwright / ... (10 episodes, 1950-1959)
John Witty ...
 Herald to Mowbray / ... (10 episodes, 1950-1953)
Terence Alexander ...
 Alaric / ... (10 episodes, 1950-1958)
Andre Van Gyseghem ...
 Chancellor / ... (10 episodes, 1952-1959)
Olaf Pooley ...
 Captain Lesgate / ... (10 episodes, 1950-1957)
Edgar K. Bruce ...
 Amos Dory / ... (10 episodes, 1950-1957)
Una Venning ...
 Queen Elinor / ... (10 episodes, 1950-1956)
Sarah Lawson ...
 Bolette / ... (10 episodes, 1953-1958)
Walter Fitzgerald ...
 Banray / ... (10 episodes, 1951-1958)
Gaylord Cavallaro ...
 Ben / ... (10 episodes, 1951-1959)
...
 George Brander / ... (10 episodes, 1950-1959)
...
 Ben Hubbard / ... (10 episodes, 1951-1955)
...
 Anne Beale / ... (10 episodes, 1956-1959)
Alexis Milne ...
 Housemaid / ... (10 episodes, 1950-1955)
Hazel Douglas ...
 Dora Day / ... (10 episodes, 1956-1959)
Clement McCallin ...
 Henry Bolingbroke, Duke of Hereford / ... (9 episodes, 1950-1951)
Marius Goring ...
 Chorus / ... (9 episodes, 1950-1957)
John Fabian ...
 Duke of Bedford / ... (9 episodes, 1951-1956)
Raymond Huntley ...
 Challiss / ... (9 episodes, 1950-1958)
Erik Chitty ...
 Justice Shallow / ... (9 episodes, 1950-1959)
Roderick Lovell ...
 Earl of Pembroke / ... (9 episodes, 1950-1957)
Mary Hinton ...
 Duchess of York / ... (9 episodes, 1950-1959)
Brian Nissen ...
 Duke of Aumerle / ... (9 episodes, 1950-1957)
Maureen Pryor ...
 Elizabeth Wheeler / ... (9 episodes, 1951-1958)
Pamela Alan ...
 Phebe / ... (9 episodes, 1953-1959)
John Gabriel ...
 A parasite / ... (9 episodes, 1950-1958)
Peter Bathurst ...
 Flavius / ... (9 episodes, 1951-1959)
...
 Pistol / ... (9 episodes, 1950-1953)
John Baker ...
 Alexander Court / ... (9 episodes, 1951-1957)
Basil Appleby ...
 David / ... (9 episodes, 1950-1956)
Margot Van der Burgh ...
 Concierge / ... (9 episodes, 1953-1959)
Harold Kasket ...
 4th Plebeian / ... (9 episodes, 1951-1957)
Neil Wilson ...
 A Police Sergeant / ... (9 episodes, 1951-1958)
Alban Blakelock ...
 Butler at Mrs. Dot's / ... (9 episodes, 1950-1954)
Robin Bailey ...
 Bilshan / ... (9 episodes, 1950-1956)
Eric Lander ...
 Armand St. Just / ... (9 episodes, 1955-1958)
Laurence Payne ...
 Gratiano / ... (9 episodes, 1952-1957)
Willoughby Goddard ...
 Attorney General / ... (9 episodes, 1954-1957)
Fanny Carby ...
 Agnes / ... (9 episodes, 1952-1959)
Paul Whitsun-Jones ...
 Papa Valbella / ... (9 episodes, 1953-1959)
Gerald Lawson ...
 A gendarme / ... (9 episodes, 1951-1958)
Jonathan Field ...
 Baylis / ... (9 episodes, 1950-1956)
Basil Lord ...
 A Sergeant of the Israeli Army / ... (9 episodes, 1952-1959)
Cicely Paget-Bowman ...
 Kitty Brett / ... (9 episodes, 1952-1958)
Bart Allison ...
 Clerk of the Court (9 episodes, 1953-1957)
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