Most Voted Titles With Godfrey James


1. Doctor Who (1963–1989)

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

8.4
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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.

Stars: William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker

Votes: 30,807

2. 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: 30,084

3. Highlander (1992–1998)

TV-14 | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

7.3
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Duncan MacLeod is Immortal, and must live in modern society, concealing his true nature while fighting other Immortals.

Stars: Adrian Paul, Stan Kirsch, Jim Byrnes, Alexandra Vandernoot

Votes: 11,263

4. The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970)

PG-13 | 125 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.2
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When a bored Holmes eagerly takes the case of Gabrielle Valladon after an attempt on her life, the search for her missing husband leads to Loch Ness and the legendary monster.

Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: Robert Stephens, Christopher Lee, Colin Blakely, Geneviève Page

Votes: 8,752 | Gross: $3.30M

5. Witchfinder General (1968)

Unrated | 86 min | Biography, Drama, Horror

6.9
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A young soldier seeks to put an end to the evils caused by a vicious witch hunter.

Director: Michael Reeves | Stars: Vincent Price, Ian Ogilvy, Rupert Davies, Hilary Heath

Votes: 7,454

6. Space: 1999 (1975–1977)

50 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.4
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The crew of Moonbase Alpha must struggle to survive when a massive explosion throws the Moon from orbit into deep space.

Stars: Martin Landau, Barbara Bain, Nick Tate, Zienia Merton

Votes: 5,614

7. The Avengers (1961–1969)

TV-14 | 60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.4
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A quirky spy show of the adventures of an eccentrically suave British agent and his predominately female partners.

Stars: Patrick Macnee, Diana Rigg, Honor Blackman, Linda Thorson

Votes: 5,312

8. Seance on a Wet Afternoon (1964)

115 min | Crime, Drama

7.9
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A medium and her husband stage a kidnapping in order for her to pretend to solve the crime and achieve fame.

Director: Bryan Forbes | Stars: Kim Stanley, Richard Attenborough, Margaret Lacey, Marie Burke

Votes: 4,941

9. The Land That Time Forgot (1974)

PG | 90 min | Adventure, Fantasy

5.7
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During World War I, a German U-boat sinks a British ship and takes the survivors on board. After it takes a wrong turn, the submarine takes them to the unknown land of Caprona, where they find dinosaurs and neanderthals.

Director: Kevin Connor | Stars: Doug McClure, John McEnery, Susan Penhaligon, Keith Barron

Votes: 4,660

10. Hart to Hart (1979–1984)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.7
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The globe-trotting adventures of amateur detectives Jonathan and Jennifer Hart.

Stars: Robert Wagner, Stefanie Powers, Lionel Stander, Lee Wilkof

Votes: 4,490

11. Coronation Street (1960– )

TV-PG | 30 min | Drama, Romance

5.7
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The UK's longest-running television soap, Coronation Street focuses on the everyday lives of working class people in Manchester, England.

Stars: William Roache, Helen Worth, Simon Gregson, Sally Dynevor

Votes: 4,094

12. The Blood on Satan's Claw (1971)

R | 97 min | Horror

6.4
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Horror thriller set in 17th century England about the children of a village slowly converting into a coven of devil worshipers.

Director: Piers Haggard | Stars: Patrick Wymark, Linda Hayden, Barry Andrews, Michele Dotrice

Votes: 3,592

13. At the Earth's Core (1976)

PG | 89 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

5.2
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A Victorian era scientist and his assistant take a test run in their Iron Mole drilling machine and end up in a strange underground labyrinth ruled by a species of giant telepathic bird and full of prehistoric monsters and cavemen.

Director: Kevin Connor | Stars: Doug McClure, Peter Cushing, Caroline Munro, Cy Grant

Votes: 3,490

14. The Oblong Box (1969)

R | 96 min | Horror

6.1
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Aristocrat Julian Markham keeps his disfigured brother, Sir Edward, locked in a tower of his house. Sir Edward occasionally escapes and causes havoc around the town.

Director: Gordon Hessler | Stars: Vincent Price, Alister Williamson, Christopher Lee, Rupert Davies

Votes: 2,418

15. Emmerdale Farm (1972– )

TV-PG | 30 min | Drama, Romance

4.9
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A soap opera set in a fictional village in the Yorkshire Dales.

Stars: Lucy Pargeter, Mark Charnock, Elizabeth Estensen, Antony Audenshaw

Votes: 2,322

16. UFO (1970–1973)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Sci-Fi

8.0
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The missions of the Supreme Headquarters Alien Defence Organization, which defends Earth from extra-terrestrial threats.

Stars: Ed Bishop, Dolores Mantez, Michael Billington, Ayshea Brough

Votes: 2,160

17. The Professionals (1977–1983)

50 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.1
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Bodie and Doyle, top agents for Britain's CI5 (Criminal Intelligence 5), and their controller, George Cowley fight terrorism and similar high-profile crimes. Cowley, a hard ex-MI5 operative... See full summary »

Stars: Gordon Jackson, Martin Shaw, Lewis Collins, Bridget Brice

Votes: 2,035

18. Cry of the Banshee (1970)

GP | 91 min | Horror

5.6
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In Elizabethan England, a wicked lord massacres nearly all the members of a coven of witches, earning the enmity of their leader, Oona. Oona calls up a magical servant, a "banshee", to ... See full summary »

Director: Gordon Hessler | Stars: Vincent Price, Essy Persson, Hilary Heath, Carl Rigg

Votes: 1,507

19. Minder (1979–1994)

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.8
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Arthur Daley, a small-time conman, hires former boxer Terry McCann to be his 'minder', so Terry can protect him (Arthur) from other, small-time, crooks. While Terry is trying his hardest to... See full summary »

Stars: George Cole, Glynn Edwards, Dennis Waterman, Gary Webster

Votes: 1,446

20. The Sweeney (1975–1978)

60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.1
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Jack Regan is a hard edged detective in the Flying Squad of London's Metropolitan Police. He pursues villains by methods which are underhanded and often illegal themselves, frequently violent and more often than not successful.

Stars: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan, John Alkin

Votes: 1,331

21. The Darling Buds of May (1991–1993)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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The life of the Larkin family, farmers in Kent.

Stars: David Jason, Pam Ferris, Stephanie Ralph, Philip Franks

Votes: 1,251

22. Dempsey and Makepeace (1985–1986)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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Dempsey, a tough NYPD cop, is sent to a London undercover police unit teamed up with the sophisticated, sexy, blonde Makepeace. They hunt down the top of London's underworld - when not quarreling.

Stars: Michael Brandon, Glynis Barber, Ray Smith, Tony Osoba

Votes: 1,174

23. Tales of the Unexpected (1979–1988)

25 min | Horror, Thriller

7.8
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Dramatizations of many Roald Dahl short stories.

Stars: Roald Dahl, Andrew Ray, Forbes Collins, Richard Johnson

Votes: 1,125

24. Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989–2013)
Episode: Peril at End House (1990)

TV-14 | 103 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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While Poirot is staying at an exclusive Cornish resort, he meets a beautiful heiress whose life is in danger.

Director: Renny Rye | Stars: David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson, Polly Walker

Votes: 1,122

25. The Tripods (1984–1985)

30 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.5
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Earth has been conquered by an alien race known as the Masters using their giant Tripods. cousins. When humans reach the age of sixteen, they must undergo a process known as capping which ... See full summary »

Stars: John Shackley, Ceri Seel, Jim Baker, Robin Hayter

Votes: 1,106

26. Bergerac (1981–1991)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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Alcoholic and divorced father of a young daughter, DS Jim Bergerac is a true maverick who prefers doing things his own way, and consequently doesn't always carry out his investigations the way his boss would like.

Stars: John Nettles, Terence Alexander, Sean Arnold, Mela White

Votes: 978

27. Villain (1971)

R | 98 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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Murderous, sadistic London gang leader Vic Dakin, a mother-obsessed homosexual modeled on real-life gangster Ronnie Kray, is worried about potential stool pigeons that may bring down his ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Tuchner | Stars: Richard Burton, Ian McShane, Nigel Davenport, Donald Sinden

Votes: 911

28. The Forsyte Saga (1967– )

50 min | Drama, Romance

8.6
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The extended Forsyte family live a more than pleasant upper middle class life in Victorian and later Edwardian England. The two central characters are Soames Forsyte and his cousin Jolyon ... See full summary »

Stars: Eric Porter, Margaret Tyzack, Nyree Dawn Porter, June Barry

Votes: 792

29. Arabian Adventure (1979)

G | 98 min | Fantasy, Adventure

5.7
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An evil magician seeks to gain power by obtaining a magic rose. A peasant boy and a prince join forces to stop him.

Director: Kevin Connor | Stars: Christopher Lee, Milo O'Shea, Oliver Tobias, Emma Samms

Votes: 689

30. The Onedin Line (1971–1980)

50 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

7.7
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James Onedin marries Anne Webster in order to get his hands on a ship. However the marriage turns out to be one of true love. James is ruthless in his attempt to get a shipping line started... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Gilmore, Jessica Benton, Howard Lang, Mary Webster

Votes: 687

31. Maigret (1992–1993)

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

7.7
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From Montmartre to the remote French countryside, Maigret encounters the dark side of the human psyche. Yet, he manages to maintain both compassion and a sense of humor as he explores the complex motives that lie behind every crime.

Stars: Michael Gambon, Geoffrey Hutchings, Jack Galloway, James Larkin

Votes: 495

32. The Infinite Worlds of H.G. Wells (2001– )

265 min | Romance, Sci-Fi

7.7
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H.G. Wells foresaw the future in such visionary novels as The Time Machine and The War of the Worlds. On a night in London in 1946, newspaper reporter Ellen McGillivray arrives at the home ... See full summary »

Stars: Tom Ward, Barry Stanton, Raymond Coulthard, Mark Lewis Jones

Votes: 451

33. Camille (1984 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama, Romance

6.3
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Camille is a courtesan in Paris. She falls deeply in love with a young man of promise, Armand Duval. When Armand's father begs her not to ruin his hope of a career and position by marrying ... See full summary »

Director: Desmond Davis | Stars: Greta Scacchi, Colin Firth, John Gielgud, Billie Whitelaw

Votes: 410

34. Piccolo grande amore (1993)

105 min | Romance, Drama

3.6
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A princess from a Nordic European country(Snellenburgh) is obligated to marry the boy her family chose. She escapes and discovers love in the arms of a beautiful swimming teacher(Bova).

Director: Carlo Vanzina | Stars: Barbara Snellenburg, Raoul Bova, David Warner, Susannah York

Votes: 370

35. A Very Peculiar Practice (1986–1988)

50 min | Comedy, Drama

8.3
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A surreal comedy series tracking the career of Stephen Daker, a young doctor who works for the health centre of a modern British university.

Stars: Peter Davison, Graham Crowden, Barbara Flynn, David Troughton

Votes: 359

36. Crossbow (1987– )

26 min | Adventure

7.4
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In Switzerland in the 14th Century, William Tell and his son Matthew are imprisoned by the tyrannical Gessler. Having split the apple on his son's head with his crossbow, much to Gessler's ... See full summary »

Stars: Will Lyman, Jeremy Clyde, Nick Brimble, David Barry Gray

Votes: 336

37. Department S (1969–1973)

60 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.1
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An elite department within Interpol, Department S inherited those cases which the other member groups had failed to solve. The brains of the group was Jason King, a hedonistic maverick who ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Wyngarde, Joel Fabiani, Rosemary Nicols, Dennis Alaba Peters

Votes: 318

38. Mussolini: The Untold Story (1985– )

Unrated | 410 min | Drama

7.4
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The rise and fall of the Italian fascist dictator, Benito Mussolini.

Stars: George C. Scott, David Suchet, Spencer Chandler, Lee Grant

Votes: 316

39. Crime Traveller (1997– )

50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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Detective Jeff Slade teams up with scientist Holly Turner, whose late father has created a time machine that can travel back several hours. Together they solve mysteries using the device.

Stars: Michael French, Chloë Annett, Sue Johnston, Paul Trussell

Votes: 316

40. Wish Me Luck (1987–1990)

60 min | Drama, History, War

7.8
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The Second World War experiences of brave women recruited as undercover agents behind enemy lines.

Stars: Jane Asher, Michael J. Jackson, Kate Buffery, Jane Snowden

Votes: 284

41. The Adventures of Black Beauty (1972–1974)

Not Rated | 55 min | Adventure, Family

6.7
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Black Beauty is a pure black, thoroughbred horse in late nineteenth century rural England, who is adopted into the household of James Gordon, a local doctor and widower, and befriended by ... See full summary »

Stars: William Lucas, Charlotte Mitchell, Roderick Shaw, Michael Culver

Votes: 272

42. Oliver Twist (1985– )

360 min | Drama

7.6
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An orphan named Oliver Twist meets a pickpocket on the streets of London. From there, he joins a household of boys who are trained to steal for their master.

Stars: Ben Rodska, Eric Porter, Michael Attwell, Pip Donaghy

Votes: 258

43. Return of the Saint (1978–1979)

TV-PG | 60 min | Adventure, Crime

7.1
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This series chronicles the swashbuckling exploits of Simon Templar, a modern day Robin Hood of sorts.

Stars: Ian Ogilvy, Norman Eshley, Edward Brayshaw, John Hallam

Votes: 231

44. Z Cars (1962–1978)

50 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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A gritty drama which follows the work of the police force in the fictional northern English town of Newtown.

Stars: James Ellis, John Slater, Douglas Fielding, Bernard Holley

Votes: 214

45. Leapin' Leprechauns! (1995)

PG | 84 min | Family, Fantasy, Horror

4.3
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A man tries to build a theme park on top of land that's secretly the home to friendly Leprechauns.

Director: Ted Nicolaou | Stars: Andrew Smith, John Bluthal, Ray Bright, Jeremy Levine

Votes: 204

46. 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: 183

47. Dixon of Dock Green (1955–1976)

45 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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Constable George Dixon and his colleagues at the Dock Green police station in the East End of London deal with petty crime, successfully controlling it through common sense and human understanding.

Stars: Jack Warner, Peter Byrne, Geoffrey Adams, Arthur Rigby

Votes: 162

48. Cousin Bette (1971– )

250 min

8.2
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A poor and homely spinster, who feels she's been walked on all her life, teams up with a scheming courtesan to wreak elaborate revenge on her rich and handsome relatives.

Stars: Margaret Tyzack, Thorley Walters, Helen Mirren, Ursula Howells

Votes: 160

49. Kidnapped (1978)

390 min | Adventure, Drama, History

8.0
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When young David Balfour arrives at his uncle's to claim his inheritance, his relative tries to murder him, then has him shipped off to be sold as a slave in the colonies. Luckily for the lad, he strikes up a friendship.

Stars: David McCallum, Ekkehardt Belle, Aude Landry, Bill Simpson

Votes: 156

50. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: Underworld: Part Two (1978)

TV-PG | 21 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

5.8
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Crashing inside a newly formed planet, the Doctor and others find it inhabited by a slave labor mining society, where rocks are harvested for their radioactive energy and human life has ... See full summary »

Director: Norman Stewart | Stars: Tom Baker, Louise Jameson, James Maxwell, Alan Lake

Votes: 153

51. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: Underworld: Part Four (1978)

TV-PG | 23 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

5.8
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With the Trog revolt close to success, the Oracle grants the Minyos travelers what they seek (the long lost race bank) in hopes they'll depart peacefully and straight away, but the Doctor ... See full summary »

Director: Norman Stewart | Stars: Tom Baker, Louise Jameson, James Maxwell, Alan Lake

Votes: 152

52. Doctor Who (1963–1989)
Episode: Underworld: Part Three (1978)

TV-PG | 22 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

5.8
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Capturing the Doctor and Leela, the citadel guards are quite pleased to have more subjects for their public executions, but it only fires up a Trog revolt instead.

Director: Norman Stewart | Stars: Tom Baker, Louise Jameson, James Maxwell, Alan Lake

Votes: 152

53. Magic in the Mirror (1996)

G | 85 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

5.4
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A little girl's imaginary friends come to life when she goes through her great-grandmother's antique mirror, a la Alice, after she sees it glowing.

Director: Ted Nicolaou | Stars: Jamie Renée Smith, Kevin Wixted, Saxon Trainor, David Brooks

Votes: 143

54. The Shadow of the Tower (1972– )

Biography, Drama, History

8.0
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A series of dramas by various writers recording the key events in the reign of Henry Tudor and his founding of the Tudor Dynasty

Stars: James Maxwell, Norma West, Hugh Sullivan, Denis Carey

Votes: 136

55. The Amorous Mr. Prawn (1962)

89 min | Comedy

5.7
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General and Lady Fitzadam live at a remote army outpost in Scotland, their last assignment before the General retires. The General is sent abroad and in his absence, Lady Fitzadam decides ... See full summary »

Director: Anthony Kimmins | Stars: Ian Carmichael, Joan Greenwood, Cecil Parker, Dennis Price

Votes: 136

56. Armchair Thriller (1978–1981)

25 min | Drama, Thriller

7.6
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Suspense and mystery-themed anthology series.

Stars: Frank Duncan, Maria Aitken, Zena Walker, Benjamin Whitrow

Votes: 133

57. Spellbreaker: Secret of the Leprechauns (1996)

G | 85 min | Family, Fantasy, Horror

3.6
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Fairyhill Ireland is a place filled with mysteries and legends,Leprechauns and Magic. And for an American Kid like Mike Dennehy, it's a world of wonderous adventure. Vacationing in ... See full synopsis »

Director: Ted Nicolaou | Stars: Gregory Smith, Madeleine Potter, Godfrey James, John Bluthal

Votes: 123

58. Play for Today (1970–1984)
Episode: Another Flip for Dominick (1982)

83 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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Now a respected teacher of temporal observers, Dominick has not visited the past for several years. He is content with his lot, resigned to the idea that he will never again see Jane, the ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Gibson | Stars: Peter Firth, Caroline Langrishe, Pippa Guard, Patrick Magee

Votes: 116

59. Into the Labyrinth (1981–1982)

30 min | Family, Fantasy

7.7
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Three children stumble upon the imprisoned sorcerer Rothgo and are drawn into a mysterious search through time for the magical Nidus which has been stolen by the evil witch Belor.

Stars: Pamela Salem, Charlie Caine, Ron Moody, Lisa Turner

Votes: 111

60. Raffles (1975– )

60 min | Comedy, Crime, History

7.8
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Most people know A.J. Raffles only as a gentleman of leisure and a top-rated cricketer, but he is also "the amateur Cracksman", an expert jewel thief. Alternately aided and hindered by his ... See full summary »

Stars: Anthony Valentine, Christopher Strauli, Victor Brooks, Victor Carin

Votes: 110

61. Strange Report (1969–1970)

60 min | Drama, Mystery

8.6
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Retired Scotland Yard commissioner Adam Strange investigates bizarre mysteries in "Swinging Sixties" London.

Stars: Anthony Quayle, Kaz Garas, Anneke Wills, Charles Lloyd Pack

Votes: 104

62. Space: 1999 (1975–1977)
Episode: The Rules of Luton (1976)

49 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

5.6
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Whilst Koenig and Maya are exploring a planet called Luton,which is lush in vegetation, she picks a flower and he helps himself to some fruit. As a result they are put on trial for murder ... See full summary »

Director: Val Guest | Stars: Martin Landau, Barbara Bain, Catherine Schell, Tony Anholt

Votes: 104

63. Highlander (1992–1998)
Episode: Counterfeit: Part 1 (1994)

TV-14 | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

8.1
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Horton, an old mortal enemy, puts a criminal through plastic surgery to make her look like Tessa.

Director: Paolo Barzman | Stars: Adrian Paul, Stan Kirsch, Michel Modo, Jim Byrnes

Votes: 97

64. Follyfoot (1971–1973)

30 min | Family, Drama

8.3
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Young Dora is sent to stay with her uncle on his farm in rural England while her parents travel overseas for a year. Seeing as she has a love for horses, her uncle suggests she visit ... See full summary »

Stars: Gillian Blake, Steve Hodson, Arthur English, Christian Rodska

Votes: 91

65. Tales of the Unexpected (1979–1988)
Episode: Parson's Pleasure (1980)

27 min | Horror, Thriller

7.3
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Crooked antique expert Cyril Boggis dresses as a vicar and calls on Suffolk farmsteads offering to take old furniture off the occupants' hands for a fee. Of course, he knows when the ... See full summary »

Director: John Bruce | Stars: Roald Dahl, John Gielgud, Bernard Miles, Lee Montague

Votes: 85

66. BBC Play of the Month (1965–1983)

120 min | Drama

7.6
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Monthly anthology series featuring televised versions of plays.

Stars: Charles Gray, Eric Porter, Lally Bowers, John Gielgud

Votes: 81

67. In Loving Memory (1969–1986)

25 min | Comedy

7.5
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1920s set sitcom following the misadventures of the accident-prone Billy Henshaw and his auntie Ivy as they try to run the family firm of undertakers.

Stars: Christopher Beeny, Thora Hird, Colin Farrell, Avis Bunnage

Votes: 81

68. Chris Cross (1993)

28 min

8.0
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Stars: Eugene Byrd, Simon Fenton, Rachel Blanchard, Alan David

Votes: 81

69. Magic in the Mirror: Fowl Play (1997)

G | Adventure, Comedy, Family

5.3
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Dr Tuttle uses the Doppelganger to breach a mirror, letting Dragora, Dabble and Swanson into the people world. Dragora uses this opportunity to get revenge on Mary Margaret, by way of having her over for tea.

Director: Ted Nicolaou | Stars: Jamie Renée Smith, Kevin Wixted, Saxon Trainor, David Brooks

Votes: 78

70. Highlander (1992–1998)
Episode: Justice (1997)

TV-14 | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

7.9
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Duncan has a new fencing partner who invites him out to lunch. Shortly thereafter Duncan foils an attempt by another Immortal, Katia, to kill his partner. Amid two different sides of the story Duncan struggles to find the truth.

Director: Richard Martin | Stars: Diane Bellego, Franck Boclet, Bernard Chabin, Rita Ghosn

Votes: 76

71. UFO (1970–1973)
Episode: The Square Triangle (1970)

TV-PG | 48 min | Action, Sci-Fi

7.7
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Liz Newton and her lover Cass are planning the murder of Liz's husband Jack. A UFO craft lands near to her remote woodland cottage and an alien gets out to explore the surroundings. ... See full summary »

Director: David Lane | Stars: Adrienne Corri, Dolores Mantez, Gabrielle Drake, Antonia Ellis

Votes: 74

72. Softly Softly (1966–1969)

50 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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Softly Softly was a drama series about a West Country police force solving local crime. It was a spin-off from another BBC drama series, Z Cars.

Stars: Stratford Johns, Frank Windsor, Norman Bowler, John Barron

Votes: 72

73. The Wednesday Play (1964–1970)

75 min | Drama

7.3
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Series of one-off plays made by BBC television, which gave breaks to a wide range of writers and directors in the late 1960s, such as Dennis Potter, Ken Loach, David Mercer, and John ... See full summary »

Stars: Edwin Brown, Neville Smith, Tony Selby, Michael Robbins

Votes: 66

74. The Wednesday Play (1964–1970)
Episode: Son of Man (1969)

90 min | Drama

8.1
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Dennis Potter's controversial reading of the life of Christ, with Jesus portrayed as a hearty, fiery, well-meaning carpenter who believes that people should try to love their enemies rather... See full summary »

Director: Gareth Davies | Stars: Colin Blakely, Robert Hardy, Bernard Hepton, Brian Blessed

Votes: 65

75. The Lotus Eaters (1972–1973)

50 min | Drama

8.4
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Erik and Ann Sheppard run a bar on a Greek island, but all is not what it seems: both have murky pasts that they would prefer to forget. Erik is a reformed alcoholic and Korean war veteran ... See full summary »

Stars: Ian Hendry, Wanda Ventham, Stefan Gryff, Anthony Stamboulieh

Votes: 62

76. The Cleopatras (1983– )

50 min | Drama, History

6.9
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An eight-part series depicting the lives of a series of queens of ancient Egypt.

Stars: Michelle Newell, Graham Crowden, Helen Sparks, Richard Griffiths

Votes: 62

77. The Basil Brush Show (1968–1980)

Comedy, Family

7.0
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Jokes and comical stories told by the red fox puppet "Basil Brush" with the help of guests.

Stars: Basil Brush, Bert Hayes, Derek Fowlds, Billy Boyle

Votes: 62

78. The Aphrodite Inheritance (1979)

50 min | Drama, Adventure, Crime

8.6
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When British Engineer Barry Collier is injured in an accident in Cyprus his brother David flies out only to find he has died. It soon becomes apparent that Barry Collier was involved with ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter McEnery, Alexandra Bastedo, Stefan Gryff, Paul Maxwell

Votes: 61

79. The Wednesday Play (1964–1970)
Episode: Stand Up, Nigel Barton (1965)

75 min | Drama

7.9
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Semi-autobiographical TV play by Dennis Potter, from the BBC's 'Wednesday Play' series. It deals with the experiences of Nigel Barton, a young man from a poor mining community who wins a ... See full summary »

Director: Gareth Davies | Stars: Keith Barron, Jack Woolgar, Katherine Parr, Vickery Turner

Votes: 61

80. The Three Musketeers (1966– )

25 min | Drama

7.6
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Naive but avid for adventure, young D'Artagnan travels from Gascony to Paris in 1625 to become a Musketeer like his father. He is at once plunged into intrigue.

Stars: Jeremy Brett, Brian Blessed, Jeremy Young, Gary Watson

Votes: 59

81. The Dark Side of the Sun (1983– )

55 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

7.9
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Supernatural thriller series dealing with a secret society on the Greek island of Rhodes.

Stars: Patrick Mower, Christopher Scoular, Emily Richard, Peter Egan

Votes: 59

82. Special Branch (1969–1974)

60 min | Action, Crime

7.5
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Ground-breaking British police drama series following the exploits of the Special Branch of the Metropolitan Police. An elite group of officers tasked with protecting London from spies, terrorists and subversives.

Stars: Derren Nesbitt, George Sewell, Morris Perry, Fulton Mackay

Votes: 58

83. The Avengers (1961–1969)
Episode: The Frighteners (1961)

TV-14 | 53 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.3
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Sir Thomas Waller disapproves of his daughter's choice in boyfriends and hires a criminal to scare off an unwanted suitor. Keel and Steed rescue the swain from the criminal's henchman and discover a clue to an extortion plot.

Director: Peter Hammond | Stars: Ian Hendry, Patrick Macnee, Ingrid Hafner, Willoughby Goddard

Votes: 55

84. Bulman (1985–1987)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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Having left the police force in disgust, the eccentric and bad-tempered detective George Kitchener Bulman set himself up as a private investigator. This leads him into trouble with the hard... See full summary »

Stars: Don Henderson, Siobhan Redmond, Thorley Walters, John Benfield

Votes: 54

85. The Sweeney (1975–1978)
Episode: Big Spender (1975)

49 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.7
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The Smith Brothers, a vicious group of mobsters, abandon their usual strong-arm tactics to run a parking ticket scam at a car park.

Director: Viktors Ritelis | Stars: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan, Warren Mitchell

Votes: 54

86. ITV Saturday Night Theatre (1969– )
Episode: Hamlet (1970)

85 min | Drama

7.9
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Hamlet suspects his uncle has murdered his father to claim the throne of Denmark and the hand of Hamlet's mother, but the prince cannot decide whether or not he should take vengeance.

Director: Peter Wood | Stars: Richard Chamberlain, Michael Redgrave, Margaret Leighton, Richard Johnson

Votes: 54

87. The Professionals (1977–1983)
Episode: No Stone (1983)

Action, Comedy, Crime

7.6
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A group of young middle-class drop-outs, led by the ferocious and P.L.O.-trained Ulrike Herzl, declares war on the legal system, murdering members of the judiciary. One of their number, ... See full summary »

Director: Chris Burt | Stars: Gordon Jackson, Martin Shaw, Lewis Collins, Sarah Neville

Votes: 47

88. CBS Children's Film Festival (1967–1978)

Family

9.0
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Kukla, Fran and Ollie hosted this film program. They would introduce children's films from around the world. In between, the three would act in short skits.

Stars: Perry Benson, Anoop Singh, Raymond Boal, Joey Davidson

Votes: 46

89. Maigret (1992–1993)
Episode: Maigret Goes to School (1992)

TV-MA | 53 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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Maigret is called to investigate a murder in a small village near to La Rochelle, the victim being old Jeanne, shot through her window. She was the local post mistress with access to ... See full summary »

Director: James Cellan Jones | Stars: Michael Gambon, Geoffrey Hutchings, Jack Galloway, Struan Rodger

Votes: 46

90. Paul Temple (1969–1971)

50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Crime-novelist Paul Temple solves mysteries with the help of his wife Steve.

Stars: Francis Matthews, Ros Drinkwater, June Ellis, George Sewell

Votes: 44

91. ITV Saturday Night Theatre (1969– )

78 min | Drama

6.2
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Stars: Michael Balfour, Madoline Thomas, Sandra Bryant, Diane Cilento

Votes: 42

92. Turtle's Progress (1979–1980)

60 min | Comedy

8.1
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Stars: John F. Landry, Michael Attwell, Ruby Head, Tony London

Votes: 41

93. Hide and Seek (1972)

61 min | Adventure, Crime, Family

7.0
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A young boy runs away from an approved school to meet up with his father in the hope that he can persuade his dad to allow him to travel to Canada with him. He also meets up with two local ... See full summary »

Director: David Eady | Stars: Peter Newby, Gary Kemp, Eileen Fletcher, Robin Askwith

Votes: 40

94. The Mind of Mr. J.G. Reeder (1969– )

60 min | Drama, Crime

8.4
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Stars: Hugh Burden, Willoughby Goddard, Mona Bruce, Gillian Lewis

Votes: 39

95. El C.I.D. (1990–1992)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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Stars: John Bird, Simón Andreu, Tony Haygarth, Donald Churchill

Votes: 38

96. Softly Softly: Task Force (1969– )

50 min | Crime, Drama

7.6
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1970s BBC police drama with experienced cop DCS Charlie Barlow. and DS John Watt who lead a task force charged with tackling the toughest chases Thamesford has to offer.

Stars: Frank Windsor, Norman Bowler, David Lloyd Meredith, Terence Rigby

Votes: 35

97. Melissa (1974– )

180 min | Mystery, Drama

7.2
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A writer finds himself the prime suspect in his wife's murder.

Stars: Peter Barkworth, Ronald Fraser, Joan Benham, Philip Voss

Votes: 35

98. Vertige pour un tueur (1970)

90 min | Crime, Drama

6.5
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Marc Régent, a hit man in the pay of ruthless gang leader Marcus, refuses to gun down René, his friend. Hunted down by Marcus's men, he fakes a suicide but Marcus does not take the bait. He... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Pierre Desagnat | Stars: Marcel Bozzuffi, Sylva Koscina, Michel Constantin, Jacques Castelot

Votes: 33

99. New Scotland Yard (1972–1974)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.0
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Detectives at New Scotland Yard solve extraordinary, mysterious crimes.

Stars: John Woodvine, John Carlisle, Michael Turner, Clive Francis

Votes: 31

100. Hart to Hart (1979–1984)
Episode: Death Dig (1984)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.6
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The Harts are sailing around the Aegean Sea and berth at the island of Rhodes. They soon find themselves involved in murder and the smuggling of stolen Greek artefacts.

Director: Paul Krasny | Stars: Robert Wagner, Stefanie Powers, Lionel Stander, George Coulouris

Votes: 31