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1. The Lady Vanishes (1938)

Not Rated | 96 min | Film-Noir, Mystery, Thriller

7.8
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While travelling in continental Europe, a rich young playgirl realizes that an elderly lady seems to have disappeared from the train.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Michael Redgrave, Paul Lukas, May Whitty

Votes: 44,331

2. Z Cars (1962–1978)

50 min | Crime, Drama

7.0
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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: 247

3. The Invisible Man (1958–1960)

30 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.3
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British scientist Dr. Peter Brady (Tim Turner), while working on an invisibility formula, suffers a tragic accident which turns him invisible. Unfortunately, there is no antidote, so, while... See full summary »

Stars: Tim Turner, Lisa Daniely, Deborah Watling, Ernest Clark

Votes: 316

4. Sherlock Holmes (1954–1955)

30 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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The adventures of master detective Sherlock Holmes as he and his assistant, Dr. Watson--and, somewhat reluctantly, the bumbling Inspector Lestrade--battle criminals in London.

Stars: Ronald Howard, Howard Marion-Crawford, Archie Duncan, Richard Larke

Votes: 727

5. The Tales of Hoffmann (1951)

Not Rated | 128 min | Fantasy, Music, Musical

7.2
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A melancholy poet reflects on three women he loved and lost in the past: a mechanical performing doll, a Venetian courtesan, and the consumptive daughter of a celebrated composer.

Directors: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger | Stars: Moira Shearer, Robert Rounseville, Ludmilla Tchérina, Ann Ayars

Votes: 2,608 | Gross: $0.09M

6. 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: 65

7. The Flesh and the Fiends (1960)

94 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

7.0
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In 1828 Scotland, Edinburgh surgeon Dr. Knox does medical research on cadavers he buys from murderers Burke and Hare, without questioning the unethical procurement methods.

Director: John Gilling | Stars: Peter Cushing, June Laverick, Donald Pleasence, George Rose

Votes: 1,407

8. The Duke Wore Jeans (1958)

90 min | Comedy

5.4
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A Cockney lad who pretends to be a Lord in order to woo a South American princess.

Director: Gerald Thomas | Stars: Tommy Steele, June Laverick, Michael Medwin, Alan Wheatley

Votes: 62

9. 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: 50

10. The Third Man (1959–1965)

30 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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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: 137

11. Jack the Ripper (1959)

Not Rated | 84 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

6.2
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A serial killer is murdering women in the Whitechapel district of London. An American policeman is brought in to help Scotland Yard solve the case.

Directors: Robert S. Baker, Monty Berman | Stars: Lee Patterson, Eddie Byrne, Betty McDowall, Ewen Solon

Votes: 598

12. Vampire Over London (1952)

Not Rated | 74 min | Comedy, Horror

3.8
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The mysterious figure known as the Vampire comes to England to complete experiments in his mad bid to gain control of the world. When the radar-controlled Robot which he had ordered shipped... See full summary »

Director: John Gilling | Stars: Arthur Lucan, Bela Lugosi, Dora Bryan, Philip Leaver

Votes: 652

13. The Gamma People (1956)

Passed | 76 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

5.4
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An American reporter smells a story when he is stranded in an Iron Curtain country where the local dictator is using gamma rays to transform children into mutated henchmen.

Director: John Gilling | Stars: Paul Douglas, Eva Bartok, Leslie Phillips, Walter Rilla

Votes: 509

14. Martin Luther (1953)

Approved | 105 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.9
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Biopic of German priest Martin Luther (Niall MacGinnis), covering his life between 1505 and 1530 A.D., and the birth of the Protestant Reformation movement.

Director: Irving Pichel | Stars: Niall MacGinnis, John Ruddock, Pierre Lefevre, Guy Verney

Votes: 419

15. Spaceways (1953)

74 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.1
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A small group of closely-guarded British scientists test their first rocket amidst indications of matrimonial strife in the community. After the partial failure of the firing, a couple go ... See full summary »

Director: Terence Fisher | Stars: Howard Duff, Eva Bartok, Alan Wheatley, Philip Leaver

Votes: 330

16. The Count of Monte Cristo (1956)

30 min | Adventure, Family

7.3
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A TV series adaptated from the classic Alexandre Dumas novel. Edmond Dantes is falsely accused by those jealous of his good fortune, and is sentenced to spend the rest of his life in the ... See full summary »

Stars: George Dolenz, Nick Cravat, Robert Cawdron, Henry Corden

Votes: 29

17. The Silver Fleet (1943)

88 min | Drama, War

6.8
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Jaap van Leyden (Sir Ralph Richardson) is in charge of a shipyard in newly occupied Holland. At first he collaborates with the Germans because it is the easiest course to follow. Later, a ... See full summary »

Directors: Vernon Sewell, Gordon Wellesley | Stars: Ralph Richardson, Googie Withers, Esmond Knight, Beresford Egan

Votes: 394

18. A Tale of Five Women (1951)

86 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

5.6
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An Englishman has been working in the US so long he now speaks with an American accent. He is drafted into the British Army during WWII but is injured and loses his memory. Because he talks... See full summary »

Directors: Montgomery Tully, Romolo Marcellini, Emil E. Reinert, Wolfgang Staudte, Irma von Cube, Géza von Cziffra | Stars: Bonar Colleano, Barbara Kelly, Anne Vernon, Karin Himboldt

Votes: 62

19. Climbing High (1938)

Approved | 78 min | Comedy

6.0
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Wealthy young man Nicky (Sir Michael Redgrave) pretends to be poor to be close to model Diana (Jesse Matthews) though he's nearly engaged to aristocrat Lady Constance (Margaret Vyner).

Director: Carol Reed | Stars: Jessie Matthews, Michael Redgrave, Noel Madison, Alastair Sim

Votes: 157

20. Where's That Fire? (1939)

73 min | Comedy

6.9
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A hapless fire crew are given the ultimatum: put out a fire successfully or else be sacked. They fail miserably, and their ancient fire engine is stolen by criminals attempting to steal the... See full summary »

Director: Marcel Varnel | Stars: Will Hay, Moore Marriott, Graham Moffatt, Peter Gawthorne

Votes: 309

21. The Truth About Women (1957)

Unrated | 107 min | Comedy, Drama

6.2
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A man recalls his relationships with the women he loved as he tries to help another man try to understand them as well.

Director: Muriel Box | Stars: Laurence Harvey, Julie Harris, Diane Cilento, Mai Zetterling

Votes: 142

22. Inspector Hornleigh on Holiday (1939)

77 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.9
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It comes as no surprise when Inspector Hornleigh and his assistant, Sergeant Bingham, go to enjoy the winds and rains on their annual seaside vacation, when they run into a "busman's ... See full summary »

Director: Walter Forde | Stars: Gordon Harker, Alastair Sim, Linden Travers, Wally Patch

Votes: 149

23. Assignment Foreign Legion (1956–1957)

30 min | Adventure

7.8
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Stars: Merle Oberon, Martin Benson, Lionel Jeffries, Peter Arne

Votes: 17

24. Sailor of Fortune (1955– )

30 min | Adventure, Drama

7.3
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Stars: Lorne Greene, Jack MacGowran, Rupert Davies, Paul Carpenter

Votes: 20

25. Knight Errant Limited (1959–1961)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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Adam Knight's agency is there to help people in all kinds of ways.

Stars: Kay Callard, John Turner, Wendy Williams, Hugh David

Votes: 6

26. This Man Is News (1938)

63 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

6.9
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David Kier, one of the thieves in a sensational jewel robbery and subsequent trial, is set free when the turns King's Evidence on the other members. Kier refuses to give reporter Simon ... See full summary »

Director: David MacDonald | Stars: Barry K. Barnes, Valerie Hobson, Alastair Sim, John Warwick

Votes: 62

27. International Detective (1959– )

30 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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Stories from the files of the William J. Burns Detective Agency, New York.

Stars: Art Fleming, Anthony Jacobs, Nigel Green, Tony Thawnton

Votes: 12

28. Alibi (1942)

66 min | Crime, Mystery

6.7
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A bar hostess (Lockwood) is used by a killer to obtain an alibi.

Director: Brian Desmond Hurst | Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Hugh Sinclair, James Mason, Raymond Lovell

Votes: 35

29. Violent Stranger (II) (1957)

83 min | Crime, Drama

6.7
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A woman's husband has been convicted of murder. Knowing he is innocent, she sets out to find the real killer.

Director: Montgomery Tully | Stars: Zachary Scott, Faith Domergue, Peter Illing, Faith Brook

Votes: 15

30. Queen of Crime (1938)

55 min | Crime, Thriller

6.2
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Kate is secretary to Lord Flamborough. But she is also leader of a criminal gang. Can Mike Pemberton catch her red-handed?

Director: Reginald Denham | Stars: Jack Hulbert, Genevieve Tobin, Noel Madison, Francis L. Sullivan

Votes: 39

31. Theatre Royal (1955– )

30 min | Drama

8.4
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Stars: Lilli Palmer, Roddy Hughes, Ian Fleming, Brian Wilde

Votes: 10

32. Boyd Q.C. (1956–1964)

30 min | Drama

8.2
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A barrister named Richard Boyd Q.C. is involved in a variety of cases in London.

Stars: Michael Denison, Charles Leno, Owen Berry, Weyman Mackay

Votes: 10

33. John Wesley (1954)

Approved | 77 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.0
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When young John Wesley is saved from the flames burning his family's home, he believes God has chosen him for a higher mission. He grows up to become a minister in the Church of England but... See full summary »

Director: Norman Walker | Stars: Leonard Sachs, Gerard Lohan, Neil Heayes, Keith Pyott

Votes: 38

34. Life at Stake (1957)

63 min | Crime, Drama

5.5
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Attempting to reconstruct a criminal case, a radio presenter seeks the whereabouts of a robber who has recently finished a prison sentence, leading him into danger.

Director: Montgomery Tully | Stars: Lee Patterson, Paula Byrne, Colin Gordon, Hy Hazell

Votes: 55

35. Too Many Husbands (1938)

59 min

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Director: Ivar Campbell | Stars: Jack Melford, Iris Baker, Geoffrey Sumner, Philip Leaver

36. Television World Theatre (1957–1958)

1,285 min | Drama

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Stars: Catherine Lacey, Harold Scott, David Markham, Gertan Klauber

37. Tale of Three Women (1954)

85 min | Crime

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A compilation of 3 stories, "The Wedding Gift", "The Thief of London" and "The Final Twist". Originally part of the Danziger Brothers series "Calling Scotland Yard" and shown on US TV in ... See full summary »

Directors: Thelma Connell, Paul Dickson | Stars: Gilbert Harding, Gene Anderson, Derek Bond, Hélène Cordet

38. Epitaph for a Spy (1953– )

30 min

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In 1937 France, an innocent photographer is arrested for espionage.

Stars: Peter Cushing, Vivienne Burgess, Philip Dale, Philip Leaver

39. Dr. Morelle: The Case of the Missing Heiress (1949)

73 min | Mystery

6.0
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A young woman goes missing under strange circumstances. A friend of hers tries to find out what happened and it almost leads to another case of a missing young woman. Dr. Morrell has his hands full trying to solve this case.

Director: Godfrey Grayson | Stars: Valentine Dyall, Julia Lang, Hugh Griffith, Philip Leaver

Votes: 78

40. Smiling Along (I) (1938)

83 min | Comedy, Musical

6.3
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Entertainer quits a crooked London theater and sets up her troupe on her uncle's farm. A famous musician joins the group and helps them get a legitimate booking.

Director: Monty Banks | Stars: Gracie Fields, Roger Livesey, Mary Maguire, Peter Coke

Votes: 7

41. Happy and Glorious (1952– )

30 min | Drama

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Stars: Renée Asherson, Michael Aldridge, Laidman Browne, Dorothea Alexander

42. Edward II (1947 TV Movie)

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Director: Stephen Harrison | Stars: David Markham, Vivienne Bennett, Michael Caborne, Nigel Stock

43. Nick of the River (1959– )

30 min | Crime

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Stars: George Baker, Martin Wyldeck, Lane Meddick, Ray Smith

44. A Woman of No Importance (1948 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

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Stars: Una Venning, Sally Rogers, John Burch, Agnes Lauchlan

45. Crime Sheet (1959– )

30 min | Drama, Mystery

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Stars: Raymond Francis, Gerald Case, Clive Chapman, Victor Charrington

46. The Green Pack (1947 TV Movie)

90 min

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Stars: Ken Barnes, Sheila Beckett, Van Boolen, Gabrielle Brune

47. I Killed the Count (1948 TV Movie)

Comedy, Thriller

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Well, who did kill the Count? So very many people want to 'fess up to the dirty deed.

Stars: Frank Foster, Freda Bamford, Philip Leaver, Frederick Bradshaw

48. A Comedy of Good and Evil (1948 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama, Fantasy

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Stars: Hugh Griffith, Diana Morgan, Hilda Schroder, Jack Rodney

49. Happy and Glorious (1952– )
Episode: 1838-1841 (1952)

Drama

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Director: Desmond Davis | Stars: Renée Asherson, Michael Aldridge, Dorothea Alexander, Alban Blakelock

50. Epitaph for a Spy (1953– )
Episode: All Men Are Liars (1953)

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Director: Patrick Harvey | Stars: Peter Cushing, James Beattie, Vivienne Burgess, Philip Dale



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