Highest Rated Titles With Alister Williamson


1. Police Surgeon (1960)

30 min | Drama

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Stars: Ian Hendry, John Warwick, Howard Daley, Blaise Wyndham

Votes: 5

2. BBC Sunday-Night Play (1960–1963)

60 min | Drama

9.1
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Stars: Brian Rix, Joby Blanshard, Cyril Luckham, John Bennett

Votes: 43

3. Public Eye (1965–1975)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.8
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Cynical, dour and world-weary, private eye Frank Marker is frequently the unwitting stooge in bigger criminal wheels in his attempts to make a tenuous living on the outskirts of London.

Stars: Alfred Burke, Ray Smith, Pauline Delaney, Brenda Cavendish

Votes: 124

4. 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: 5,240

5. Upstairs, Downstairs (1971–1975)

60 min | Drama

8.4
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The trials of the British aristocratic Bellamy family and their household staff.

Stars: Gordon Jackson, David Langton, Jean Marsh, Angela Baddeley

Votes: 2,245

6. Richard the Lionheart (1962– )

30 min | Adventure, Family, History

8.4
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Stars: Dermot Walsh, Robin Hunter, Trader Faulkner, Alan Haywood

Votes: 25

7. Spy Trap (1972–1975)

45 min | Drama

8.4
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Stars: Paul Daneman, Prentis Hancock, Julian Glover, Michael Gwynn

Votes: 5

8. The Third Man (1959–1965)

30 min | Crime, Drama

8.3
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Harry Lime makes money dealing art and solves crime to save his life.

Stars: Michael Rennie, Jonathan Harris, Naomi Chance, Rupert Davies

Votes: 110

9. ITV Television Playhouse (1955–1967)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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Stars: Campbell Singer, Thomas Heathcote, Dinsdale Landen, Miriam Karlin

Votes: 26

10. Thriller (1973–1976)

65 min | Crime, Fantasy, Mystery

8.2
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Anthology series of self-contained episodes with the genres ranging from murder mystery to suspense to psychological and supernatural horror.

Stars: Donna Mills, Gary Collins, Michael Jayston, Robert Powell

Votes: 359

11. Beryl's Lot (1973–1977)

60 min | Comedy

8.2
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Stars: Carmel McSharry, Annie Leake, Tony Caunter, Norman Mitchell

Votes: 12

12. The Main Chance (1969–1975)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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Maverick lawyer David Main commutes between his twin bases in London and Leeds. His seemingly devil-may-care attitude is contrasted with the steady and cautious approach of his crusty Leeds... See full summary »

Stars: John Stride, Margaret Ashcroft, John Wentworth, Anna Palk

Votes: 29

13. The Plane Makers (1963–1965)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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Stars: Jack Watling, Patrick Wymark, Norma Ronald, Reginald Marsh

Votes: 14

14. ITV Sunday Night Drama (1959–1980)

Drama

8.2
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Stars: André Morell, Cherry Morris, Michael Kitchen, Terry Scully

Votes: 8

15. Dad's Army (1968–1977)

30 min | Comedy, War

8.1
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A ragtag group of Home Guard volunteers prepare for an imminent German invasion during World War II.

Stars: Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier, Clive Dunn, John Laurie

Votes: 4,447

16. W. Somerset Maugham (1969–1970)

50 min | Drama

8.1
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Stars: Kim Kee Lim, Ahmad Jamal, Ken Nazarin, Eileen Atkins

Votes: 8

17. The Galton & Simpson Playhouse (1977– )

30 min | Comedy

8.1
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A series of seven individual sitcom pilots from writers Ray Galton and Alan Simpson.

Stars: John Bird, Richard Briers, Charles Gray, Roy Kinnear

Votes: 18

18. Funny Man (1980– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama

8.1
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Stars: Jimmy Jewel, David Schofield, Andrew Fell, Jean Boht

Votes: 10

19. BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950–1959)

Drama

8.0
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Series of television plays performed live.

Stars: Richard Caldicot, George Woodbridge, Robert Brown, Brian Rix

Votes: 56

20. No Hiding Place (1959–1967)

60 min | Crime

8.0
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Tales of Scotland Yard centering on a detective team. A sort of half-way house between Dixon of Dock Green and 'Z' Cars. The detectives are still 1950s style with good elecution and ... See full summary »

Stars: Raymond Francis, Eric Lander, Johnny Briggs, Michael McStay

Votes: 46

21. Comedy Playhouse (1961–2017)

30 min | Comedy

8.0
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Comedic anthology series.

Stars: Frank Thornton, John Le Mesurier, Robert Dorning, Graham Stark

Votes: 25

22. Theatre 625 (1964–1968)

90 min | Drama

8.0
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Stars: Michael Bryant, Judi Dench, Maurice Denham, Margery Mason

Votes: 22

23. Out of This World (1962– )

60 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.9
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A British science fiction anthology television series.

Stars: Boris Karloff, Piers Keelan, Raymond Adamson, Bill Mills

Votes: 21

24. The Other One (1977–1979)

30 min | Comedy

7.9
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Stars: Richard Briers, Michael Gambon, Michael Chesden, Jill Kerman

Votes: 37

25. Here's Harry (1960–1965)

30 min | Comedy

7.9
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Accident-prone magnet of calamity Harry Worth comes up against various forms of authority, resulting in fallout and failure.

Stars: Harry Worth, Jack Woolgar, Joe Gladwin, Doris Gambell

Votes: 11

26. The December Rose (1986– )

25 min | Adventure

7.9
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Period children's drama about the adventures of a young chimney sweep in Victorian London.

Stars: Courtney Roper-Knight, Tony Haygarth, Ian Hogg, Judy Cornwell

Votes: 10

27. Upstairs, Downstairs (1971–1975)
Episode: A Special Mischief (1972)

50 min | Drama

7.9
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Elizabeth joins the suffragette movement, but in her effort to protect her, Rose is imprisoned.

Director: Raymond Menmuir | Stars: Jean Marsh, Nicola Pagett, Donald Burton, Christopher Beeny

Votes: 48

28. ITV Play of the Week (1955–1974)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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An anthology series from the United Kingdom, from 1955 to 1974, producing about five hundred ninety-minute episodes from Granada Television.

Stars: Alfred Burke, Derek Francis, Laurence Hardy, Peter Wyngarde

Votes: 41

29. Man About the House (1973–1976)
Episode: One for the Road (1975)

Comedy

7.8
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With the price of beer going up at the Legion,George brews his own and Robin samples some before giving Chrissy a driving lesson. Sadly she rams a man's bike and Robin, as the supervising ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Paula Wilcox, Sally Thomsett, Yootha Joyce

Votes: 14

30. Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (1960)

TV-PG | 89 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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A rebellious, hard-living factory worker juggles relationships with two women, one of whom is married to another man but pregnant with his child.

Director: Karel Reisz | Stars: Albert Finney, Shirley Anne Field, Rachel Roberts, Hylda Baker

Votes: 6,208

31. That's My Boy (1981–1986)

30 min | Comedy

7.7
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Molly Sugden goes to her employment agency, only to find herself with a new job, for her son Shane she gave up for adoption years ago. This series shows how Molly gave up her son - and the miracle of fate bringing them back together.

Stars: Mollie Sugden, Christopher Blake, Jennifer Lonsdale, Harold Goodwin

Votes: 95

32. 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

33. The Larkins (1958–1964)

30 min | Comedy

7.7
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66 Sycamore Street is home to the Larkins. Alf refuses to believe that he's henpecked. Ada's determined to make sure that he is. Joyce still lives at home with her unsuccessful writer of a ... See full summary »

Stars: Peggy Mount, David Kossoff, Barbara Mitchell, Ronan O'Casey

Votes: 30

34. The Flying Doctor (1959– )

30 min | Drama

7.7
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Stars: Richard Denning, Jill Adams, Alan White, James Copeland

Votes: 21

35. The Saint (1962–1969)

50 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.6
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Simon Templar, a wealthy adventurer known as The Saint, travels around the world in his white Volvo P1800S.

Stars: Roger Moore, Ivor Dean, Leslie Crawford, Justine Lord

Votes: 3,369

36. 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

37. The Likely Lads (1964–1966)
Episode: Last of the Big Spenders (1965)

Comedy

7.6
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The lads are attracted to Angela and Lynn,two girls who work in a department store and,in order to stand a chance of pulling them,they pretend to be well off,spending a great deal of money ... See full summary »

Director: Dick Clement | Stars: James Bolam, Rodney Bewes, Sheila Fearn, Wanda Ventham

Votes: 10

38. 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

39. Please Sir! (1968–1972)

30 min | Comedy

7.4
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Weekly situation comedy about a hapless but caring teacher and his class of unruly kids. The teacher sees much good and potential in his pupils much to the dismay of his fellow teachers who... See full summary »

Stars: Deryck Guyler, Noel Howlett, Joan Sanderson, Richard Davies

Votes: 207

40. Ghost Squad (1961– )

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
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The adventures of the agents of Scotland Yard's secret undercover crime unit, dubbed "The Ghost Squad".

Stars: Anthony Marlowe, Claire Nielson, Michael Quinn, Neil Hallett

Votes: 41

41. The Indian Tales of Rudyard Kipling (1963– )

Drama

7.4
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Stars: Joss Ackland, Kenneth Fortescue, Patrick Westwood, Barry Letts

Votes: 18

42. The Flying Swan (1965– )

45 min | Drama

7.4
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This partially lost sequel to "The Royalty" (1957) follows day to day happenings in one particular hotel.

Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Julia Lockwood, Molly Urquhart, Hugh McDermott

Votes: 8

43. The Beverly Hillbillies (1962–1971)
Episode: Something for the Queen (1968)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family

7.4
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Heading to England Jethro smuggles Ellie's turkey buzzard on the plane upsetting Mr. Drysdale and a fellow passenger. After landing they try to meet with the Queen to give her their 80 ... See full summary »

Director: Joseph Depew | Stars: Buddy Ebsen, Irene Ryan, Donna Douglas, Max Baer Jr.

Votes: 20

44. The Avengers (1961–1969)
Episode: The Living Dead (1967)

TV-14 | 51 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.4
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Five years after a mine disaster, Mrs. Peel and Steed are called upon to investigate the spooky goings-on at the local inn. The ghost of the 16th Duke of Benedict, who was reputedly lost in... See full summary »

Director: John Krish | Stars: Patrick Macnee, Diana Rigg, Julian Glover, Pamela Ann Davy

Votes: 148

45. Adam Adamant Lives! (1966–1967)
Episode: To Set a Deadly Fashion (1966)

50 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.4
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The Italian Vice Consul's wife drops dead in Adam Adamant's arms, leading him to investigate a string of similar deaths. It soon transpires her dress was bugged and booby-trapped by fashion... See full summary »

Director: Leonard Lewis | Stars: Gerald Harper, Juliet Harmer, Jack May, Colin Jeavons

Votes: 8

46. Dad's Army (1968–1977)
Episode: Wake-Up Walmington (1977)

30 min | Comedy, War

7.4
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His Lordship's butler Perkins makes Captain Mainwaring lose a shooting bet by telling them to stop target practice while his master is asleep. Captain Mainwaring agrees with the platoon's ... See full summary »

Stars: Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier, Clive Dunn, John Laurie

Votes: 52

47. Man About the House (1973–1976)

30 min | Comedy

7.3
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One morning after a particularly wild party, Chrissy and Jo wake up to find Robin sleeping in their bath. He needs a place to live, they need a flatmate that can cook, so they decide to let... See full summary »

Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Paula Wilcox, Sally Thomsett, Yootha Joyce

Votes: 838

48. 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: 65

49. 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: 71

50. Not on Your Nellie (1974–1975)

30 min | Comedy

7.3
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Nellie Pickergill moves to London to take the reins of her Ailing fathers Chelsea pub.

Stars: Hylda Baker, Leo Dolan, Roger Howlett, David Rayner

Votes: 50

51. And Mother Makes Five (1974–1976)

30 min | Comedy

7.3
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Stars: Wendy Craig, Richard Coleman, Robin Davies, David Parfitt

Votes: 27

52. Potter (1979–1983)

30 min | Comedy

7.3
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Stars: Noel Dyson, John Barron, John Warner, Brenda Cowling

Votes: 37

53. Dear Mother... ...Love Albert (1969– )

25 min | Comedy

7.3
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Stars: Rodney Bewes, Garfield Morgan, Sheila White, Geraldine Newman

Votes: 6

54. Top Secret (1961–1962)

60 min | Drama

7.3
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A British agent starts work in South America.

Stars: William Franklyn, Patrick Cargill, Alan Rothwell, Frieda Knorr

Votes: 7

55. The Beverly Hillbillies (1962–1971)

TV-G | 25 min | Comedy, Family

7.2
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A nouveau riche hillbilly family moves to Beverly Hills and shakes up the privileged society with their hayseed ways.

Stars: Buddy Ebsen, Donna Douglas, Irene Ryan, Max Baer Jr.

Votes: 6,020

56. The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)

PG-13 | 94 min | Comedy, Horror

7.2
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A doctor, scientist, organist, and biblical scholar, Anton Phibes, seeks revenge on the nine doctors he considers responsible for his wife's death.

Director: Robert Fuest | Stars: Vincent Price, Joseph Cotten, Hugh Griffith, Terry-Thomas

Votes: 11,397

57. 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: 212

58. The Sundowners (1960)

Unrated | 133 min | Drama, Adventure

7.2
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In Australia's Outback during the early 20th century the impoverished Carmody family lives a nomadic life out of their wagon but the mom and son want to settle while the dad is against it.

Director: Fred Zinnemann | Stars: Deborah Kerr, Robert Mitchum, Peter Ustinov, Glynis Johns

Votes: 3,214

59. Scotland Yard (1960– )

Drama

7.2
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Each episode is based on a true crime case with the names changed.

Stars: Geoffrey Matthews, Brian Vaughan, Ewan MacDuff, Humphrey Heathcote

Votes: 16

60. Hell Is a City (1960)

93 min | Crime, Thriller

7.2
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In Britain, a Manchester police inspector becomes obsessed with capturing a criminal who escapes from prison.

Director: Val Guest | Stars: Stanley Baker, John Crawford, Donald Pleasence, Maxine Audley

Votes: 689

61. The Worker (1965–1970)

30 min | Comedy

7.2
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In twenty years Charlie has had a thousand jobs. Each week sees Charlie attend the Labour Exchange to try and get a new one.

Stars: Charlie Drake, Henry McGee, Percy Herbert, Kathleen Byron

Votes: 20

62. The Galton & Simpson Playhouse (1977– )
Episode: Big Deal at York City (1977)

Comedy

7.2
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Director: Len Lurcuck | Stars: Warren Mitchell, Gerald Flood, Lockwood West, Robert Dorning

Votes: 5

63. George & Mildred (1976–1979)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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George and Mildred Roper are forced to leave their home in South Kensington (as the landlords in Man About the House (1973)) when they receive a compulsory purchase order from the council. ... See full summary »

Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 950

64. The Likely Lads (1964–1966)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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The adventures of two "likely lads" ostensibly set in the North East of England (but filmed in Willesden Junction, London). Terry and Bob have been friends since childhood. Bob is the ... See full summary »

Stars: James Bolam, Rodney Bewes, Don McKillop, Bartlett Mullins

Votes: 590

65. Adam Adamant Lives! (1966–1967)

50 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.1
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In 1902, Edwardian adventurer Adam Adamant is frozen alive in a block of ice by his arch-nemesis, the Face. In 1966, workmen discover him and he is revived, perfectly preserved but ... See full summary »

Stars: Gerald Harper, Juliet Harmer, Jack May, Peter Ducrow

Votes: 147

66. The Dick Emery Show (1963–1981)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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Comedy skits featuring the talents of Mr Dick Emery.

Stars: Dick Emery, Pat Coombs, Victor Maddern, Helen Fraser

Votes: 88

67. Harry Worth (1966–1970)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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Stars: Harry Worth, Mary Jordan, Norman Bird, Dudley Foster

Votes: 8

68. Bootsie and Snudge (1960–1974)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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A spin off from "The Army Game", ex-Sergeant Major Claude Snudge meets up with Corporal Bootsie when they both start work at an exclusive Gentlemen's Club.

Stars: Alfie Bass, Bill Fraser, Robert Dorning, Clive Dunn

Votes: 26

69. A Sharp Intake of Breath (1977–1981)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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British sitcom in which happy-go-lucky character Peter Barnes comically and haphazardly tries to deal with the daily frustrations his life throws at him.

Stars: David Jason, Jacqueline Clarke, Richard Wilson, Alun Armstrong

Votes: 49

70. The Avengers (1961–1969)
Episode: Brought to Book (1961)

TV-14 | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.1
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Steed infiltrates a heroin-selling gang to get the evidence needed to convict Dr. Keel's fiancée's murderer. Dr. Keel discovers a rival gang has hired an assassin to kill Steed.

Director: Peter Hammond | Stars: Ian Hendry, Patrick Macnee, Ingrid Hafner, Laurence Archer

Votes: 14

71. The Avengers (1961–1969)
Episode: Hot Snow (1961)

TV-14 | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.1
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When Dr. David Keel's fiancée is murdered by drug smugglers, the distraught physician swears to avenge her death by bringing the criminals to justice. He's aided in his quest by an elusive character who calls himself John Steed.

Director: Don Leaver | Stars: Ian Hendry, Patrick Macnee, Philip Stone, Katherine Woodville

Votes: 55

72. Battle of Britain (1969)

G | 132 min | Action, Drama, History

7.0
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In 1940, the British Royal Air Force fights a desperate battle to prevent the Luftwaffe from gaining air superiority over the English Channel as a prelude to a possible Axis invasion of the UK.

Director: Guy Hamilton | Stars: Michael Caine, Trevor Howard, Harry Andrews, Curd Jürgens

Votes: 17,919

73. ITV Playhouse (1967– )

Comedy, Drama

7.0
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Stars: Michael Bryant, William Simons, Katherine Barker, Geoffrey Palmer

Votes: 35

74. Special Branch (1969–1974)
Episode: Love from Doris (1970)

Action, Crime

7.0
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When military security intercepts letter written to a lonely serviceman by his foreign 'penpal' Rita, which contain casual references to secret information, Supt Inman sends DS Jordan to investigate.

Director: John Russell | Stars: Derren Nesbitt, Fulton Mackay, Georgina Hale, Kevin Stoney

Votes: 5

75. George & Mildred (1976–1979)
Episode: Where My Caravan Has Rested (1976)

24 min | Comedy

7.0
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George sells his car and buys a caravan, which he parks in front of the house. When Mildred's sister Ethel and her husband - whom George can't stand - come to stay and sleep in the Ropers' ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones | Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 28

76. On the Beat (1962)

106 min | Comedy

6.9
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Norman wants to be a policeman like his father was, but he fails the height test (amongst others). One day he gets out his father's old uniform and "walks the beat". This leads to a level ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Asher | Stars: Norman Wisdom, Jennifer Jayne, Raymond Huntley, David Lodge

Votes: 696

77. The Saint (1962–1969)
Episode: The Element of Doubt (1962)

49 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.9
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Simon settles an account with a corrupt American attorney, using his own methods of justice to do so.

Director: John Ainsworth | Stars: Roger Moore, David Bauer, Alan Gifford, Margaret Vines

Votes: 82

78. The Curse of the Werewolf (1961)

Approved | 93 min | Horror

6.8
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In Spain, Leon is born on Christmas day to a mute servant girl who was raped by a beggar. His mother dies giving birth and he is looked after by Don Alfredo. As a child Leon becomes a ... See full summary »

Director: Terence Fisher | Stars: Clifford Evans, Oliver Reed, Yvonne Romain, Catherine Feller

Votes: 4,280

79. That's My Boy (1981–1986)
Episode: Something to Love (1986)

Comedy

6.8
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Stars: Mollie Sugden, Christopher Blake, Jennifer Lonsdale, Harold Goodwin

Votes: 6

80. The Winston Affair (1964)

94 min | Drama, War

6.7
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In WW2,a US lieutenant stationed in India shoots dead a British NCO and admits his crime but his reason for the murder is so bizarre that it puzzles his defense counsel.

Director: Guy Hamilton | Stars: Robert Mitchum, France Nuyen, Barry Sullivan, Trevor Howard

Votes: 442

81. The Melting Pot (1975– )

30 min | Comedy

6.7
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Stars: Alexandra Dane, Frank Carson, John Bluthal, Robert Dorning

Votes: 6

82. Orlando (1965–1968)

30 min | Adventure, Family

6.6
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Stars: Sam Kydd, David Munro, Judy Robinson, Arthur White

Votes: 23

83. That's My Boy (1981–1986)
Episode: What Seems to Be the Trouble? (1985)

25 min | Comedy

6.6
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Ida is missing London life and struggling with the new slower paced life of the country, she plans to pack her bags but a medical emergency soon changes her mind.

Stars: Mollie Sugden, Christopher Blake, Jennifer Lonsdale, Deddie Davies

Votes: 7

84. The Gorgon (1964)

Approved | 83 min | Horror

6.5
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In the early 20th century, a Gorgon takes human form and terrorizes a small European village by turning its citizens to stone.

Director: Terence Fisher | Stars: Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Richard Pasco, Barbara Shelley

Votes: 4,101

85. Not on Your Nellie (1974–1975)
Episode: The Apartment (1974)

Comedy

6.4
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Director: Bryan Izzard | Stars: Hylda Baker, Ashiq, John Barrett, Alexandra Dane

Votes: 5

86. Bachelor Father (1970– )

30 min | Comedy

6.3
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A wealthy bachelor becomes a foster parent to five children.

Stars: Ian Carmichael, Ian Johnson, Briony McRoberts, Roland Pickering

Votes: 9

87. The Fenn Street Gang (1971–1973)

30 min | Comedy

6.2
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The lives and adventures of the pupils of class 5C from 'Please Sir', after they have left Fenn Street School .

Stars: Peter Cleall, David Barry, Carol Hawkins, Peter Denyer

Votes: 48

88. ITV Saturday Night Theatre (1969– )

78 min | Drama

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

Votes: 40

89. Emergency-Ward 10 (1957–1967)

30 min | Drama

6.2
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Set in Oxbridge General Hospital, this soap opera focused equally on the lives and loves of its medical staff and the pressure of their work.

Stars: Jill Browne, Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, Frederick Bartman, Desmond Carrington

Votes: 28

90. Market in Honey Lane (1967–1969)

Drama

6.2
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Soap drama set in an east end market place following the lives of the Cockney vendors.

Stars: Vicki Woolf, Ray Lonnen, Ivor Salter, Iain Gregory

Votes: 6

91. The Pot Carriers (1962)

84 min | Comedy, Drama

6.2
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Director: Peter Graham Scott | Stars: Ronald Fraser, Paul Massie, Carole Lesley, Dennis Price

Votes: 14

92. Thriller (1973–1976)
Episode: Murder on the Midnight Express (1975)

73 min | Crime, Fantasy, Mystery

6.2
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A woman recovering from a nervous breakdown gets involved in a spy plot when she sees a corpse during a long train journey.

Director: John Cooper | Stars: Judy Geeson, Charles Gray, James Smillie, Jeffry Wickham

Votes: 60

93. The Evil of Frankenstein (1964)

Unrated | 84 min | Horror

6.1
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Upon returning to his home village to continue his experimental research, the destitute Dr. Frankenstein revives his old creature, but a hypnotist wants the monster to control for himself.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Peter Cushing, Peter Woodthorpe, Duncan Lamont, Sandor Elès

Votes: 2,850

94. 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: 2,387

95. The Return of Mr. Moto (1965)

Approved | 71 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.9
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Mr. Moto goes undercover to find out who has been blowing up oil wells and trying to gain total control of all the oil leases from a petroleum-rich Middle Eastern country.

Director: Ernest Morris | Stars: Henry Silva, Terence Longdon, Suzanne Lloyd, Marne Maitland

Votes: 160

96. 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: Helen Worth, William Roache, Simon Gregson, Sally Dynevor

Votes: 4,040

97. Police Surgeon (1960)
Episode: Easy Money (1960)

Drama

5.7
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Called on to give evidence in connection with a young man arrested for robbery, Dr Geoffrey Brent gives his opinion - but one that is far-removed from that expected by the arresting officer.

Director: John Knight | Stars: Ian Hendry, Joseph Tomelty, Michael Crawford, Robin Wentworth

Votes: 6

98. Crooks in Cloisters (1964)

Not Rated | 97 min | Comedy, Crime

5.6
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Having pulled off the smallest ever train robbery, Little Walter and his crew decide to get out of London. The six of them set up business in a disused monastery off the Cornish coast, ... See full summary »

Director: Jeremy Summers | Stars: Ronald Fraser, Barbara Windsor, Grégoire Aslan, Bernard Cribbins

Votes: 248

99. A Sharp Intake of Breath (1977–1981)
Episode: Match of the Day (1981)

Comedy

5.3
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Peter accidentally posts his ticket for the England v West Germany game, a policeman warns him not to climb a fence at an engineering works, and Sheila delivers the final blow after she leaves a note out for the milkman.

Director: Stuart Allen | Stars: David Jason, Jacqueline Clarke, Michael Stainton, Bunny May

Votes: 6

100. The Brain (1962)

83 min | Crime, Horror, Drama

5.2
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A millionaire businessman's brain is kept alive after a fatal accident, and communicates clues to a doctor on the trail of the killer.

Director: Freddie Francis | Stars: Anne Heywood, Peter van Eyck, Cecil Parker, Bernard Lee

Votes: 200