Most Popular Titles With Frances Barber


1. Doctor Who (2005– )

TV-PG | 45 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

8.7
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The further adventures in time and space of the alien adventurer known as the Doctor, a Time Lord/Lady who can change appearance and gender by regenerating when near death, and his/her human companions.

Stars: Peter Capaldi, Pearl Mackie, Jenna Coleman, Matt Smith

Votes: 171,026

2. Death in Paradise (2011– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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A British inspector is transferred to Saint-Marie's police department, but he hates the sun, sea, and sand. The series follow his investigations into murders on the island. Later series see another British DI head the investigative team.

Stars: Danny John-Jules, Elizabeth Bourgine, Don Warrington, Joséphine Jobert

Votes: 9,491

3. Midsomer Murders (1997– )

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

7.8
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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: 17,770

4. Father Brown (2013– )

TV-PG | 52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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Series inspired by the stories of GK Chesterton; a Catholic priest has a knack for solving mysteries in his English village.

Stars: Mark Williams, Sorcha Cusack, John Burton, Nancy Carroll

Votes: 4,488

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

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

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: 29,714

6. The IT Crowd (2006–2013)

TV-14 | 25 min | Comedy

8.6
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The comedic adventures of a rag-tag group of technical support workers at a large corporation.

Stars: Chris O'Dowd, Richard Ayoade, Katherine Parkinson, Matt Berry

Votes: 108,052

7. Benidorm (2007– )

30 min | Comedy

7.4
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Follow holidaymakers at the Solana Resort in Benidorm. Hilarity ensues as guests try to get value for their Euros.

Stars: Jake Canuso, Janine Duvitski, Tony Maudsley, Elsie Kelly

Votes: 2,785

8. Medici: Masters of Florence (2016– )

60 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.0
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A political family drama set in Florence in the early 15th century. Cosimo de Medici finds himself at the helm of his banking dynasty when his father, Giovanni, dies suddenly.

Stars: Richard Madden, Stuart Martin, Annabel Scholey, Guido Caprino

Votes: 8,233

9. Friday Night Dinner (2011– )

TV-14 | 24 min | Comedy

8.0
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Two siblings share their Friday night dinners at their parents home and, somehow, something always goes wrong.

Stars: Tamsin Greig, Simon Bird, Paul Ritter, Tom Rosenthal

Votes: 6,400

10. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)

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

8.1
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Inspector Morse has an ear for music, a taste for beer and a nose for crime. He sets out with Sergeant Lewis to solve each intriguing case.

Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, James Grout, Peter Woodthorpe

Votes: 7,782

11. Red Dwarf (1988– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

8.4
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The adventures of the last human alive and his friends, stranded three million years into deep space on the mining ship Red Dwarf.

Stars: Chris Barrie, Craig Charles, Danny John-Jules, Robert Llewellyn

Votes: 29,140

12. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )

TV-14 | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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An elderly spinster living in the village of St. Mary Mead, helps her friends and relatives solve mysterious murders.

Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Julia McKenzie, Stephen Churchett, Isabella Parriss

Votes: 3,956

13. Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool (2017)

R | 105 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.8
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65 Metascore

A romance sparks between a young actor and a Hollywood leading lady.

Director: Paul McGuigan | Stars: Jamie Bell, Annette Bening, Julie Walters, Vanessa Redgrave

Votes: 2,688 | Gross: $1.01M

14. 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: 3,974

15. Casualty (1986– )

TV-PG | 50 min | Drama

6.0
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The everyday lives of the people frequenting the frenetic Accident and Emergency department of Holby City hospital.

Stars: Derek Thompson, Suzanne Packer, Ian Bleasdale, Tony Marshall

Votes: 2,029

16. Holby City (1999– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama

5.9
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The everyday lives, professional and personal, of the doctors, nurses and patients who find themselves, for various reasons, in the wards of the frenetic cardiac unit of Holby City General Hospital.

Stars: Hugh Quarshie, Rosie Marcel, Tina Hobley, Paul Bradley

Votes: 1,349

17. Hustle (2004–2012)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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A motley group of London con artists pull off a series of daring and intricate stings.

Stars: Robert Glenister, Robert Vaughn, Rob Jarvis, Adrian Lester

Votes: 20,133

18. Vexed (2010– )

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.5
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Two Detectives Jack and Georgina who share chemistry but have complicated personal lives.

Stars: Toby Stephens, Ronny Jhutti, Roger Griffiths, Miranda Raison

Votes: 1,811

19. The Bookshop (2017)

113 min | Drama

6.7
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Set in a small town in 1959 England, it is the story of a woman who decides, against polite but ruthless local opposition, to open a bookshop, a decision which becomes a political minefield.

Director: Isabel Coixet | Stars: Emily Mortimer, Bill Nighy, Patricia Clarkson, Hunter Tremayne

Votes: 636

20. Bad Education (2012– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

7.5
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A comedy series about a teacher who is a bigger kid than the kids he teaches.

Stars: Jack Binstead, Mathew Horne, Ethan Lawrence, Kae Alexander

Votes: 6,838

21. My Family (2000–2011)

50 min | Comedy

7.6
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Ben Harper, a misanthropic dentist, has little time for most people, including his wife Susan and their children Nick, Janey and Michael.

Stars: Robert Lindsay, Zoë Wanamaker, Gabriel Thomson, Daniela Denby-Ashe

Votes: 7,593

22. Goal! The Dream Begins (2005)

PG-13 | 118 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

6.7
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53 Metascore

The extremely talented Santiago Munez is given a chance at professional football, after being spotted by a scout who has ties with Newcastle United.

Director: Danny Cannon | Stars: Kuno Becker, Alessandro Nivola, Anna Friel, Leonardo Guerra

Votes: 55,040 | Gross: $4.28M

23. Law & Order: UK (2009–2014)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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UK version of the long-running U.S. TV drama that tells the stories of two separate yet equally important groups: the police, who investigate crime; and the attorneys, who prosecute the offenders.

Stars: Bradley Walsh, Robert Glenister, Harriet Walter, Freema Agyeman

Votes: 2,798

24. Dalziel and Pascoe (1996– )

TV-14 | 120 min | Crime, Mystery, Drama

7.4
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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: 1,876

25. Mr. Holmes (2015)

PG | 104 min | Drama, Mystery

6.9
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67 Metascore

An aged, retired Sherlock Holmes deals with early dementia, as he tries to remember his final case, and a mysterious woman, whose memory haunts him. He also befriends a fan, the young son of his housekeeper, who wants him to work again.

Director: Bill Condon | Stars: Ian McKellen, Laura Linney, Hiroyuki Sanada, Hattie Morahan

Votes: 54,390 | Gross: $17.74M

26. The Escape (II) (2017)

105 min | Drama

7.2
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An ordinary woman makes an extraordinary decision which will change her life forever.

Director: Dominic Savage | Stars: Gemma Arterton, Dominic Cooper, Frances Barber, Marthe Keller

Votes: 76

27. The Street (2006–2009)

60 min | Drama

8.4
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Series of one-off dramas, each focusing on a different house within the same street.

Stars: Timothy Spall, Ger Ryan, Lee Ingleby, Christine Bottomley

Votes: 884

28. Vicious (2013–2016)

23 min | Comedy

8.0
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Freddie and Stuart are an old gay couple who have been together for nearly fifty years. Their lives now revolve around entertaining their frequent guests and hurling insults at each other at every opportunity.

Stars: Derek Jacobi, Ian McKellen, Frances de la Tour, Iwan Rheon

Votes: 6,778

29. Great Expectations (2011– )

60 min | Drama

7.6
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The orphan Pip becomes a gentleman when his life is transformed by a mystery benefactor.

Stars: Douglas Booth, Jack Roth, Ray Winstone, David Suchet

Votes: 6,366

30. Silk (2011–2014)

60 min | Drama

8.0
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A six-part series about life at the Bar, the dilemmas and problems that modern day barristers have to face, and what it means to become a silk.

Stars: Maxine Peake, Rupert Penry-Jones, Neil Stuke, Theo Barklem-Biggs

Votes: 3,490

31. Reilly: Ace of Spies (1983)

720 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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A dramatization of the missions and adventures of the greatest spy in British history.

Stars: Sam Neill, Michael Bryant, Norman Rodway, Tom Bell

Votes: 1,129

32. Warrior Queen (2003)

83 min | Action, Drama, History

5.4
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Boudica, the Warrior Queen on Britain, leads her tribe into rebellion against the Roman Empire and the mad Emperor of Rome Nero.

Director: Bill Anderson | Stars: Alex Kingston, Steven Waddington, Emily Blunt, Leanne Rowe

Votes: 1,022

33. Where the Heart Is (1997–2006)

Not Rated | 50 min | Drama

6.3
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The ultimate story of families, love, and growth within a small British community. Sisters-in-law Peggy Snow and Ruth Goddard deal with life's trials and tribulations realistically, very ... See full summary »

Stars: Lesley Dunlop, Christian Cooke, Philip Middlemiss, William Travis

Votes: 215

34. Gimme Gimme Gimme (1999–2001)

34 min | Comedy

7.5
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A sitcom about two dreamy London roommate: gay unemployed actor Tom Farrell, whose career is going nowhere; and Linda La Hughes, who is about as attractive as a centenary nun, yet has ... See full summary »

Stars: Kathy Burke, James Dreyfus, Beth Goddard, Rosalind Knight

Votes: 1,678

35. Goal II: Living the Dream (2007)

PG-13 | 115 min | Drama, Sport

5.9
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When Newcastle United soccer star Santiago Munez is offered a spot with Real Madrid, he accepts, but the move - accompanied by big money and fame - tests his ties and loyalties to family, friends and business acquaintances.

Director: Jaume Collet-Serra | Stars: Kuno Becker, Alessandro Nivola, Anna Friel, Stephen Dillane

Votes: 28,448

36. Hotel Babylon (2006–2009)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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At a posh urban hotel, the love lives and whims of its wealthy guests are attended to by hard-working staff who have their own troubles with love.

Stars: Dexter Fletcher, Martin Marquez, Michael Obiora, Raymond Coulthard

Votes: 3,765

37. Castaway (1986)

R | 117 min | Adventure, Drama

6.0
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Middle-aged Gerald Kingsland advertises in a London paper for a female companion to spend a year with him on a desert island. The young Lucy Irvine takes a chance on contacting him and ... See full summary »

Director: Nicolas Roeg | Stars: Oliver Reed, Amanda Donohoe, Georgina Hale, Frances Barber

Votes: 2,755 | Gross: $0.48M

38. 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: 528

39. Blue Iguana (2018)

108 min | Comedy | Post-production

Ex-jailbirds Eddie and Paul are on parole and working in a New York diner. Their lives are a dead end. That is, until English lawyer Katherine Rookwood walks into the diner with an offer they can't refuse.

Director: Hadi Hajaig | Stars: Sam Rockwell, Andre Flynn, Ben Schwartz, Amanda Donohoe

40. Psychobitches (2013– )

Comedy

7.9
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Psychobitches is a show that sees some of history's most famous women psychoanalyzed and talking about their thoughts, fears and flaws.

Stars: Rebecca Front, Sharon Horgan, Samantha Spiro, Katy Brand

Votes: 257

41. Still Crazy (1998)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.1
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"Strange Fruit" had everything that makes a legendary rockband: Money, Fame, Success, Groupies, a Singer who died of drugs and even a divine ending, when lightning struck the stage during ... See full summary »

Director: Brian Gibson | Stars: Stephen Rea, Billy Connolly, Jimmy Nail, Timothy Spall

Votes: 6,847 | Gross: $0.48M

42. Prick Up Your Ears (1987)

R | 105 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.4
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72 Metascore

This film is the story of the spectacular life and violent death of British playwright Joe Orton. In his teens, Orton is befriended by the older, more reserved Kenneth Halliwell, and while ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Frears | Stars: Gary Oldman, Alfred Molina, Vanessa Redgrave, Wallace Shawn

Votes: 5,005 | Gross: $1.65M

43. Screen Two (1985–2002)

Drama

6.4
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Producer Kenith Trodd was part of a 1984 team brought together to study how the BBC should respond to Channel Four's pioneering efforts in making films for both television and theatrical ... See full summary »

Stars: Geoffrey Chater, Roger Brierley, Bernard Hill, Warren Clarke

Votes: 108

44. Great Performances (1971– )

Music

7.8
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"You Can't Take It With You" is hailed one of the greatest revivals and filmed plays for PBS television. David Woods brought stunning charm, humor, and time to this Moss Hart masterpiece. ... See full summary »

Stars: Julie Andrews, Walter Cronkite, Renée Fleming, Plácido Domingo

Votes: 462

45. Play for Today (1970–1984)

75 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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A British television anthology drama series that aired on BBC1 between 1970 and 1984.

Stars: Alison Steadman, Nigel Hawthorne, Tony Caunter, David Daker

Votes: 181

46. Murder in Successville (2015– )

30 min | Comedy

7.8
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Each week D.I. Sleet is partnered by a celebrity guest as they investigate a murder in the titular town, which is in turn seemingly peopled entirely by 'celebrities'.

Stars: Tom Davis, Liam Hourican, Luke Kempner, Nico Tatarowicz

Votes: 522

47. Space Precinct (1994–1995)

60 min | Sci-Fi

6.7
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The extraterrestrial adventures of former NYPD detective Patrick Brogan, now a lieutenant with the Demeter City police force on the planet Altor. Brogan and his partner Jack Haldane must ... See full summary »

Stars: Ted Shackelford, Rob Youngblood, Simone Bendix, Nancy Paul

Votes: 624

48. Loose Women (1999– )

45 min | Talk-Show

2.7
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Lively daytime TV show, in which four "loose women" chat about news, issues and life in general.

Stars: Carol McGiffin, Andrea McLean, Coleen Nolan, Sherrie Hewson

Votes: 817

49. The Ice House (1997– )

TV-MA | 172 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.4
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The peaceful, secluded, country hideaway of three diverse, lonely, supposedly lesbian, women is suddenly shattered when their gardener discovers a partially decomposed corpse in the old Ice... See full summary »

Stars: Frances Barber, Kitty Aldridge, Corin Redgrave, Penny Downie

Votes: 659

50. Love in a Cold Climate (2001– )

150 min | Drama

7.2
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A delightful reflection of the era as seen on the background of the story of three priviledged girls growing up in between wars. The main character leads us kindheartedly through their ... See full summary »

Stars: Elisabeth Dermot Walsh, Javier Alcina, Rosamund Pike, Megan Dodds

Votes: 548

51. Mauvaise passe (1999)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama

6.3
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Tom is a male escort boy for ladies, a gigolo. His friend Pierre doesn't find this out until later, when Tom takes him to a party without telling him why and they are paid by two lady clients.

Director: Michel Blanc | Stars: Daniel Auteuil, Stuart Townsend, Liza Walker, Noah Taylor

Votes: 1,138

52. Photographing Fairies (1997)

R | 106 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

6.9
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Photographer Charles Castle is numbed with grief following the death of his beautiful bride. He goes off to war, working in the trenches as a photographer. Following the war and still in ... See full summary »

Director: Nick Willing | Stars: Toby Stephens, Emily Woof, Ben Kingsley, Frances Barber

Votes: 2,454

53. King Lear (2008 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 156 min | Drama

7.5
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Sir Ian McKellen gives a tour-de-force performance as Shakespeare's tragic monarch, in this special television adaptation of the Royal Shakespeare Company production of one of the playwright's most enduring and haunting works.

Director: Trevor Nunn | Stars: Ian McKellen, William Gaunt, Philip Winchester, Ben Meyjes

Votes: 398

54. El elegido (2016)

125 min | Drama, History, Thriller

6.7
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A man named Jacques Mornard arrives in Mexico in 1940, claiming to be a Belgian who is fleeing the war in Europe to join his girlfriend, one of refugee Leon Trotsky's secretaries. But ... See full summary »

Director: Antonio Chavarrías | Stars: Alfonso Herrera, Hannah Murray, Henry Goodman, Julian Sands

Votes: 386

55. We'll Take Manhattan (2012 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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A look at the love affair between 1960s supermodel Jean Shrimpton and photographer David Bailey.

Director: John McKay | Stars: Sascha Bailey, Frances Barber, Aneurin Barnard, Fiona Button

Votes: 885

56. Funland (2005– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Carter Krantz arrives in Blackpool to investigate who killed his mother. He gets a job in the local strip club. He soon realizes that the town has many dark secrets and that the killer may even be his boss - the club's owner.

Stars: Daniel Mays, Ian Puleston-Davies, Sarah Smart, Kris Marshall

Votes: 455

57. A Zed & Two Noughts (1985)

Not Rated | 115 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Twin zoologists lose their wives in a car accident and become obsessed with decomposing animals.

Director: Peter Greenaway | Stars: Brian Deacon, Eric Deacon, Andréa Ferréol, Frances Barber

Votes: 5,489

58. The Missionary (1982)

R | 90 min | Comedy

6.2
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In 1905, after 10 years of missionary work in Africa, the Rev. Charles Fortesque is recalled to England, where his bishop gives him his new assignment - to minister to London's prostitutes.... See full summary »

Director: Richard Loncraine | Stars: Michael Palin, Maggie Smith, Trevor Howard, Denholm Elliott

Votes: 1,785 | Gross: $7.24M

59. Murder Most Horrid (1991–1999)

Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.4
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Dawn French stars in this dark and twisted comedy series, in which she plays a different character embroiled in murder, in each hilarious episode.

Stars: Dawn French, Paul Mark Elliott, Soo Drouet, Henry Naylor

Votes: 383

60. The Storyteller: Greek Myths (1990– )

TV-PG | 95 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

8.3
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A storyteller in a labyrinth tells his dog the stories of Perseus and Medusa, Icarus and Daedalus, Theseus and the Minotaur, and Orpheus and Euridyce.

Stars: Michael Gambon, Brian Henson, David Greenaway, Frances Barber

Votes: 1,148

61. Dead Fish (2005)

R | 98 min | Action, Comedy, Thriller

5.3
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Traitors, killers and lovers collide in London.

Director: Charley Stadler | Stars: Robert Carlyle, Gary Oldman, Anouska Bolton Lee, Cassandra Bell

Votes: 3,056

62. The Life of Rock with Brian Pern (2014– )

30 min | Comedy

8.0
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Mockumentary following aging rock star Brian Pern, former front-man of the legendary 1970s progressive rock group Thotch.

Stars: Rhys Thomas, Simon Day, Lucy Montgomery, Michael Kitchen

Votes: 246

63. Screen One (1985–2002)

Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.4
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Anthology of unconnected films of different genres.

Stars: Geraldine James, Alfred Molina, Julie Walters, Paul Brooke

Votes: 68

64. Charlie Rose (1991– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

7.6
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Charlie Rose interviews noteworthy people in fields including politics and government, business and economics, science and technology, media, sports and the arts.

Stars: Charlie Rose, Mark Halperin, Al Hunt, Thomas Friedman

Votes: 762

65. Breakfast (2000– )

180 min | Family, News, Talk-Show

5.7
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BBC One's flagship morning news programme covering current affairs, business, sports, plus guest interviews and weather reports.

Stars: Bill Turnbull, Carol Kirkwood, Charlie Stayt, Sian Williams

Votes: 248

66. Mapp & Lucia (2014– )

Comedy, Drama

7.5
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The social rivalry between two women in the 1930s when Lucia rents Mapp's house for the summer.

Stars: Miranda Richardson, Anna Chancellor, Poppy Miller, Felicity Montagu

Votes: 545

67. Trick or Treat (II) (2017)

Horror, Thriller | Post-production

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Add a Plot

Director: Edward Boase | Stars: Jason Flemyng, Kris Marshall, Frances Barber, Hugo Speer

68. Sammy and Rosie Get Laid (1987)

101 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.7
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67 Metascore

Sammy and Rosie are an unconventional middle-class London married couple. They live in the midst of inner-city chaos, surround themselves with intellectual street people, and sleep with ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Frears | Stars: Shashi Kapoor, Claire Bloom, Frances Barber, Ayub Khan-Din

Votes: 1,246 | Gross: $1.20M

69. A Passionate Woman (2010– )

90 min | Drama

6.6
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Leeds, 1950s, Betty (Billie Piper) is a married mother whose life is changed forever after falling hopelessly in love with her charismatic neighbour, "Craze" (Theo James). Feeling trapped ... See full synopsis »

Stars: Theo James, Sue Johnston, Billie Piper, Kelly Harrison

Votes: 217

70. Doctor Who Confidential (2005–2011)

30 min | Documentary

8.1
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Behind the scenes of the making of Doctor Who with the cast, crew and directors.

Stars: Russell T. Davies, David Tennant, Steven Moffat, Phil Collinson

Votes: 611

71. Doctor Who: The Doctors Revisited (2013)

40 min | Documentary

8.4
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A series of documentaries celebrating the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who (1963), each focusing on a different incarnation of the Doctor.

Stars: Gareth Pierce, Steven Moffat, Marcus Wilson, David Tennant

Votes: 420

72. Alleyn Mysteries (1990–1994)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Drawing on her love of theatre and art, New Zealand novelist Ngaio Marsh created elegant crime-puzzlers full of quirky characters with hidden agendas, all brought meticulously to life in this BBC series.

Stars: William Simons, Patrick Malahide, Belinda Lang, Tim Dutton

Votes: 304

73. Chef! (1993–1996)

30 min | Comedy

8.2
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Famous chef Gareth Blackstock struggles with dividing time between wife Janice and the restaurant. It's a good thing he can let off steam with his remarks.

Stars: Lenny Henry, Roger Griffiths, Caroline Lee-Johnson, Claire Skinner

Votes: 976

74. Celebrity Antiques Road Trip (2011– )

Reality-TV

6.8
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As in the normal Antiques Roadtrip. Only this time two teams consisting of an expert and a celebrity buy antiques to sell at auction hoping to make a profit and give it to charity.

Stars: Tim Wonnacott, Margie Cooper, David Harper, Catherine Southon

Votes: 33

75. Evilenko (2004)

Not Rated | 111 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

6.2
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In 1984, in Kiev, the communist teacher Andrej Romanovic Evilenko is dismissed from his position after a pedophilic act against a student. On 15 May 1984, the pedophile Evilenko begins to ... See full summary »

Director: David Grieco | Stars: Malcolm McDowell, Marton Csokas, Ronald Pickup, Frances Barber

Votes: 2,796

76. McKellen: Playing the Part (2018)

96 min | Documentary, Biography | Completed

Feature documentary on the life and work of Sir Ian McKellen

Director: Joe Stephenson | Stars: Ian McKellen, Scott Chambers, Luke Evans, Milo Parker

77. Monkey Dust (2003–2005)

29 min | Animation, Comedy, Horror

8.5
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Animated sketches take a darkly satirical swipe at turn-of-the-century Britain.

Stars: Tom Hillenbrand, Morwenna Banks, Frances Barber, Rebecca Front

Votes: 1,678

78. Treasure Hunt (1982–1989)

60 min | Game-Show

8.2
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Helicopter skyrunner Anneka Rice races against the clock to find directions to treasure at locations worked out by studio guests from cryptic clues.

Stars: Kenneth Kendall, Anneka Rice, Wincey Willis, Annabel Croft

Votes: 74

79. Omnibus (1967–2003)

Not Rated | Documentary, Biography, Music

8.0
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Arts documentary series with concerts and experimental dramatizations.

Stars: Humphrey Burton, David Collings, Terry Gilliam, Kirsty Wark

Votes: 122

80. Pete Versus Life (2010– )

30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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Pete, a journalist, is an average bloke, but what sets him apart is that his life is observed, analysed and commented on by two sports commentators.

Stars: Rafe Spall, Simon Greenall, Ian Kirkby, Pippa Duffy

Votes: 629

81. Beautiful People (I) (2008– )

Comedy

8.3
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The story of the flamboyant and ambitious 14-year-old Simon Doonan, who has dreams that stretch beyond his hometown of Reading.

Stars: Luke Ward-Wilkinson, Layton Williams, Olivia Colman, Aidan McArdle

Votes: 1,090

82. Shiner (2000)

R | 99 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.0
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The past catches up with a ruthlessly ambitious boxing promoter.

Director: John Irvin | Stars: Michael Caine, Martin Landau, Frances Barber, Frank Harper

Votes: 1,873

83. The Rebel (2016– )

40 min | Comedy

6.9
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A comedy series adapted from the comic-strip of the same name appearing in "The Oldie" magazine. Simon Callow stars as rebellious pensioner Henry Palmer.

Stars: Simon Callow, Bill Paterson, Anita Dobson, Anna Crilly

Votes: 64

84. The Red Siren (2002)

R | 118 min | Crime, Thriller, Action

5.2
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Nearly 13, Alice rebels, telling the Paris police that her mother is a murderer. Alice has no evidence; her mother, Eva, rich and powerful, avoids charges. Alice promptly runs away, ... See full summary »

Director: Olivier Megaton | Stars: Jean-Marc Barr, Asia Argento, Frances Barber, Andrew Tiernan

Votes: 1,152

85. The Nativity (2010– )

120 min | Drama

7.6
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Explores the troubled times of turn of the millennium Judea, bringing legend to vibrant life, but rooting the action in a world we can all recognise & understand.

Stars: Andrew Buchan, Peter Capaldi, Al Weaver, Jack Shepherd

Votes: 234

86. Young Soul Rebels (1991)

R | 105 min | Drama, Music

6.0
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Set in London in 1977, the plot takes place against the background of the Silver Jubilee. This is a buddy movie between two friends Chris and Caz who run a pirate radio station from a tower... See full synopsis »

Director: Isaac Julien | Stars: Valentine Nonyela, Mo Sesay, Dorian Healy, Frances Barber

Votes: 308

87. Giorgino (1994)

177 min | Adventure, Drama, Horror

7.5
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October 1918: After returning to the civil life, the young Doctor Giorgio Volli searches for a group of children, which he had been the care-taker of before the first world war began. ... See full summary »

Director: Laurent Boutonnat | Stars: Jeff Dahlgren, Mylène Farmer, Joss Ackland, Louise Fletcher

Votes: 769

88. We Think the World of You (1988)

PG | 90 min | Comedy

6.2
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An aimless young man, Johnny, is sent prison. He entrusts his beloved dog, Evie, to the care of his former lover and best friend, Frank. When he gets out of prison, he has to face ... See full summary »

Director: Colin Gregg | Stars: Alan Bates, Max Wall, Liz Smith, Frances Barber

Votes: 310

89. The Fattest Man in Britain (2009 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

7.0
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Georgie Godwin, housebound for 23 years,is the fattest man in Britain, a tourist attraction, thanks to greedy 'agent', cabbie Morris who brings visitors to Rochdale to hear Georgie sing and... See full summary »

Director: David Blair | Stars: Bobby Ball, Akira Koieyama, Yuriri Naka, Timothy Spall

Votes: 269

90. The Leaving of Liverpool (1992 TV Movie)

180 min | Drama, History

8.1
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Two English children are uprooted from their beloved Liverpool dockside to the alien environment of Australia in the years following World War Two.

Director: Michael Jenkins | Stars: Kevin Knapman, Christine Tremarco, Frances Barber, John Hargreaves

Votes: 226

91. Manchild (2002–2003)

30 min | Comedy

7.8
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This English sitcom is about Terry, Gary, James and Patrick, four Londoners who remained best friends and confidants past their sexual prime, married or even divorced, some with children, ... See full summary »

Stars: Nigel Havers, Anthony Head, Lindsey Coulson, Frances Barber

Votes: 242

92. Behaving Badly (1989– )

60 min | Drama

6.6
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Judi Dench is jilted by her husband. He goes off to marry a younger woman. His mother, however still keeps pestering the old wife,who, fed-up with the state of affairs, becomes decidedly misbehaved.

Stars: Judi Dench, Ronald Pickup, Frances Barber, Gwen Watford

Votes: 115

93. Twelfth Night, or What You Will (1988 TV Movie)

155 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.1
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A noblewoman disguises herself as a young man and falls for her employer, a lovesick count. Unfortunately, the count's beloved falls for the disguised noblewoman and a comedy of unrequited love and mistaken identities ensues.

Director: Paul Kafno | Stars: Frances Barber, Christopher Hollis, Julian Gartside, Tim Barker

Votes: 167

94. Esther Kahn (2000)

142 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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46 Metascore

A Jewish girl in nineteenth century London, dreams of becoming a stage actress.

Director: Arnaud Desplechin | Stars: Summer Phoenix, Ian Holm, Fabrice Desplechin, Akbar Kurtha

Votes: 806

95. Real Women (1998– )

109 min | Comedy

8.2
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Born and brought in London, five friends are reunited for three days, until one of them gets married. Sitting at their hen night, the friends recollect their thoughts and look towards the ... See full summary »

Stars: Frances Barber, Jane Gurnett, Toni Palmer, Michelle Collins

Votes: 83

96. Summer Comedy Shorts (2017)

Comedy

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Add a Plot

Stars: Ed Aczel, Jayde Adams, Frances Barber, Gabby Best

97. Superstition (2001)

93 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

5.2
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19 year old babysitter aupair Julie is accused of murder when the bed of the sheltered baby inflames. Is seems as if Julie possesses rare telepathic skills, that she cannot control. Her ... See full summary »

Director: Kenneth Hope | Stars: Mark Strong, Sienna Guillory, David Warner, Frances Barber

Votes: 484

98. 24 heures de la vie d'une femme (2002)

107 min | Drama

6.2
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Set in 1913, 1936 and 2001. When he returns to the casino and sea-side resort of his early adolescence, Louis, a seventy-eight-year-old man encounters Olivia, a nineteen-year-old girl madly... See full summary »

Director: Laurent Bouhnik | Stars: Agnès Jaoui, Michel Serrault, Bérénice Bejo, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

Votes: 352

99. The Spa (2013– )

30 min | Comedy

6.3
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Comedy show of all the fun you can have at a spa

Stars: Debbie Chazen, Rebecca Front, Tim Healy, Derren Litten

Votes: 122

100. May I Kill U? (2012)

Unrated | 87 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller

5.5
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7 Metascore

Baz is one of Britain's new bicycle police, a figure of fun. But soon he will turn from cycle cop to psycho-path. As riots break out in London, a head injury skews Baz into a vigilante, ... See full summary »

Director: Stuart Urban | Stars: Kevin Bishop, Jack Doolan, Frances Barber, Hayley-Marie Axe

Votes: 328