Most Popular Titles With Robert Glenister
2. Vera (2011– )
Not Rated | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
With her caustic wit and singular charm, DCI Vera Stanhope and her team face a series of captivating murder mysteries set against the breathtaking Northumberland landscape.
3. Only Fools and Horses.... (1981–2003)
TV-PG | 95 min | Comedy
Comedy that follows two brothers from London's rough Peckham estate as they wheel and deal through a number of dodgy deals as they search for the big score that'll make them millionaires.
4. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
TV-PG | 45 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
The adventures of a Time Lord from the planet Gallifrey known only as the Doctor, who travels through time and space fighting monsters and other villainous megalomaniacs with companions.
6. Live by Night (2016)
R | 129 min | Action, Crime, Drama
A group of Boston-bred gangsters set up shop in balmy Florida during the Prohibition era, facing off against the competition and the Ku Klux Klan.
Votes: 41,919 | Gross: $10.38M
7. The Musketeers (2014–2016)
55 min | Adventure, Drama
Set on the streets of 17th-century Paris, "The Musketeers" gives a contemporary take on the classic story about a group of highly trained soldiers and bodyguards assigned to protect King and country.
13. A Touch of Frost (1992– )
TV-MA | 105 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
DI Jack Frost is an unconventional policeman with sympathy for the underdog and an instinct for moral justice. Sloppy, disorganized and disrespectful, he attracts trouble like a magnet.
14. Inspector George Gently (2007–2017)
89 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
With the help of DS John Bacchus, Inspector George Gently spends his days bringing to justice members of the criminal underworld who are unfortunate enough to have the intrepid investigator assigned to their cases.
16. Journey's End (I) (2017)
R | 107 min | Drama, War
Set in a dugout in Aisne in 1918, it is the story of a group of British officers, led by the mentally disintegrating young officer Stanhope, as they await their fate.
Votes: 778 | Gross: $0.16M
17. Paranoid (2016– )
45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
The murder of a female GP in a rural playground in front of numerous witnesses draws a group of detectives into an ever-darkening mystery that takes them across Europe, aided by mysterious notes sent by the "Ghost Detective".
18. Juliet Bravo (1980–1985)
50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Newly-promoted Inspector Jean Darblay takes charge of the police station in the fictional Lancashire town of Hartley. She is the first woman to be placed in charge of the station and ... See full summary »
19. The Great Train Robbery (2013)
180 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
A two-part drama which portrays The Great Train Robbery of 8 August 1963, firstly from the point of view of the robbers and then from the point of view of the police who set out to identify and catch the robbers.
20. Law & Order: UK (2009–2014)
46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
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.
21. Prime Suspect: The Lost Child (1995 TV Movie)
101 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Supt. Tennison orchestrates a search for an abducted baby, but events take a turn for the worst when personal emotions cause complications.
23. Pie in the Sky (1994–1997)
Not Rated | 50 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
DI Crabbe retires from the police force after being shot and sets up his own restaurant. However, his ex-boss, Chief Constable Fisher constantly calls Crabbe back on duty.
27. Creation (I) (2009)
PG-13 | 108 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
Torn between faith and science, and suffering hallucinations, English naturalist Charles Darwin struggles to complete 'On the Origin of Species' and maintain his relationship with his wife.
Votes: 12,564 | Gross: $0.34M
30. Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2003)
130 min | Biography, Drama, History
A unique slant, profiling the life of Adolf Hitler as a child and his rise through the ranks of the National Socialist German Workers' Party prior to World War II.
31. Screen Two (1985–2002)
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 »
32. Just Visiting (2001)
PG-13 | 88 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
A knight and his valet are plagued by a witch, and to repair the damage, they make use of the services of a wizard. However, something goes wrong and they are transported from the twelfth ... See full summary »
Votes: 16,525 | Gross: $4.78M
35. Boon (1986–1992)
TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Ken Boon and Harry Crawford are two middle-aged ex-firemen. Harry retires and opens a hotel (The Grand Hotel), with Ken as a temporary odd-job man. During the seven seasons (1986-1992), Ken... See full summary »
36. This Is Your Life (1955–2003)
30 min | Documentary, Biography
The UK version of the popular US show. Eamonn Andrews (later Michael Aspel) surprises celebrities by presenting them with the Big Red Book before taking them into the studio to tell viewers... See full summary »
37. Chancer (1990–1991)
55 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A business adviser uses all means necessary to help his friends out of financial ruins. However he has a moral code. Also, his unresolved family past won't leave him alone.
38. Bramwell (1995– )
54 min | Drama
In 1895, women were not expected to work - or even know about - medicine. Women were expected to work as house-wives, mothers, teachers and nurses. One woman was determined to change that. ... See full summary »
45. Heroes and Villains (2007–2008)
The story of some of the most remembered characters who transformed the world. Produced by the BBC, based in true facts, with the support of modern historians. This documentary tells how Napoleon, Spartacus, Richard Lionhearth, Atila, Shogun and Cortes printed their names in the books of history.
47. The Heroic Legend of Arislan (1991– )
PG | 59 min | Animation, Adventure
Young Prince Arislan believes he is the rightful heir to the throne, but is he? The mysterious masked usurper claims that Arislan's father stole the crown from his father. Arislan must ... See full summary »
49. Eroica (2003 TV Movie)
129 min | Drama, Music
On June 9, 1804, Ludwig van Beethoven and his pupil Ries assemble a group of musicians to give the first performance of his Third Symphony, 'Bonaparte', to his patron Prince Lobkowitz and ... See full summary »
51. Between the Sheets (2003– )
295 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A funny, carnal story of sex, infidelity and love. Middle-aged Hazel suffers from a cold and passionless marriage, but her whole life is thrown into disarray after a revelatory sexual ... See full summary »
52. Cover Her Face (1985– )
291 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Chief Superintendent Adam Dalgliesh investigates the death of Alice Liddell who ran a home for unwed mothers. One of those residents is Sally Jupp who was a witness in a drugs smuggling and... See full summary »
58. Safe Conduct (2002)
Not Rated | 170 min | Biography, Drama, History
In occupied France, German-run Continental Films calls the shots in the movie business. Assistant director and Resistance activist Jean Devaivre works for Continental, where he can get "in ... See full summary »
Votes: 1,153 | Gross: $0.03M
60. Sink or Swim (1980–1982)
Brian Webber lives on a leaky houseboat in London. He's trying hard to make his way in the world, thus far with limited success. His girlfriend, Sonia is a very serious minded young woman ... See full summary »
61. The Secret Rapture (1993)
R | 97 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller
Katherine is a basically miserable and mentally unstable woman who is married to even-aged Isobel's father, who is the only one willing to give Katherine the unconditional love that she ... See full summary »
62. Murder (2002 TV Movie)
Chris Maurer is killed the day after his 21st birthday and his grieving mother, Angela Maurer, is unable to come to grips with that fact. She is taken advantage of by a self-interested ... See full summary »
63. Medics (1990–1995)
50 min | Drama
The everyday lives and loves, trials and tribulations of the doctors, nurses, patients and administrative staff of a large teaching hospital in the north-west of England near the city of ... See full summary »
65. Class of '76 (2005 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 180 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Cars swerve to avoid an agitated man wandering on a freeway until the man is hit by a truck and killed. Eyewitnesses said the man, Pat Fisher, was clearly disturbed, and some on the police ... See full summary »
68. Megazone 23 III (1989– )
TV-14 | 101 min | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Eiji Takanaka is a B Level hacker who has been accepted into EX. However, before his first day on the job, he becomes embroiled in a network war, a legendary figure named EVE, and a plot to re-inhabit the Earth.
69. Kinsey (1990–1991)
55 min | Drama
Midlands lawyer Neil Kinsey, known for being a maverick, takes on a new partner, Tricia Mabbott, who has recently left a larger firm. He brings an unconventional approach to dealing with ... See full summary »
73. Of Mary (2011)
21 min | Short, Drama, Family
Jason Lawrence returns home to his estranged wife and son. Nothing seems clear in this broken family. As resentments simmer, choices are being made that will affect them forever.
77. Aristophanes: The Gods Are Laughing (1995 TV Movie)
52 min | Comedy
Specially commissioned by the British Film Institute and Channel 4, this pseudo-biography shows how Aristophanes became the father of political satire and why his theatrical innovations are still staples of the contemporary theatre.
78. Who Killed Thomas Becket? (2004 TV Movie)
50 min | Drama
Documentary taking a fresh look at the murder of the medieval bishop, and suggesting that established historical treatments of the killing fall short of explaining why Becket was murdered, ... See full summary »
79. Me and the Girls (1985 TV Movie)
TV-MA | 54 min | Drama
Reeling from a devastating breakup, the self-proclaimed "Dyke Diva" Lori Michaels must keep it all together as she and her dancers prepare to bring their "Me & the Girls" stage show to Key West's beloved annual Womenfest.
80. Ending Up (1989 TV Movie)
A traditional rural English Christmas, reluctantly spent with the predominantly geriatric family (who all have their quirks and eccentricities) ends in tragedy after a practical joke goes ... See full synopsis »
81. Victoria Station (2003)
15 min | Short
A controller in a London cab office looks for a driver to pick up a fare from Victoria Station. The driver who answers has never heard of Victoria Station. And he already has a "passenger on board", albeit a very unusual one.
82. Worm (II) (2012)
17 min | Short, Comedy, Fantasy
A few days after his father's funeral, Philip and his gold digging other half Suzy have settled into his Dad's old house when Suzy finds a fruit worm in her breakfast. Disgusted by its ... See full summary »
85. Pilate: The Man Who Killed Christ (2004 TV Movie)
PG-13 | 49 min | Documentary
Throughout history, Pontius Pilate has been portrayed as a weak ruler-the man who allowed Jesus Christ to be crucified at the demand of the Jews. But this documentary portrays a very ... See full summary »
87. Hustle the Hard Way (2008 Video)
40 min | Documentary, Short
Mark Popple and Lancelot Narayan travel to LA to check out the shooting of series 4 of the BBC/Kudos hit show, 'Hustle'. Once there, they meet the cast and crew, eat great location food, get chased by The Mob, and piss off Jamie Murray.
89. Secrets of the Tang Treasure Ship (2009 TV Movie)
46 min | Documentary
Historians have long speculated that thousands of wooden ships plied a Maritime Silk Route from the Middle East to China, braving long distances on white-capped seas, but time and the deep ... See full summary »
91. You Can't Dance (2000)
16 min | Short, Comedy
Two squeedgie merchants and a hobo can barely afford a cup of tea in their local cafe, but the story one of them tells about his adventure on the tube that morning changes everything.
92. Chain Reaction (2010 Video)
36 min | Documentary, Short
For the special features of the Special Edition DVD release of the story, cast and crew look back at the making of Doctor Who: The Caves of Androzani: Part One (1984).
A Bollywood Dream
60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Albert identifies their next mark, Kulvinder Samar, a businessman with a love of Bollywood movies. Their play is quite simple: convince him to invest in their Bollywood movie and even offer... See full summary »
The Great Train Robbery (2013)
A Copper's Tale
94 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
Four days after the robbery Home Secretary Brooke puts Flying Squad Chief Superintendent Tommy Butler in charge of the case. Though a dour loner and not a popular colleague he assembles an ... See full summary »
A Designers Paradise
58 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
The team finally allow Billy into their inner realms just as a figure from his past resurfaces and threatens to blow Billy's cover if he doesn't give him £20,000. The crew look to con ... See full summary »
Screen Two (1985–2002)
A Landing on the Sun
Brian Jessel, a civil servant in the Cabinet Office, is asked to investigate the mysterious death of the civil servant Stephen Summerchild twenty years earlier. Summerchild was working on a... See full summary »
The Great Train Robbery (2013)
A Robber's Tale
88 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
Following a vicious attack on a wages van at Heathrow airport in November 1962 the gang concerned are disappointed that the haul is less than expected and their leader, Bruce Reynolds, ... See full summary »