Most Popular Movies and TV Shows With Stanley Baxter
1. The Thief and the Cobbler (1993)
G | 90 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
When Tack upsets ZigZag the Vizier, the wizard drags him off to the royal castle, where Princess YumYum falls for the bashful boy and saves him from execution. Unfortunately, ZigZag plans ... See full summary »
Votes: 3,272 | Gross: $0.67M
2. Rab C. Nesbitt (1988–2014)
50 min | Comedy
Rab C. Nesbitt is lowlife scum (and proud of it) in Glasgow, Scotland who spends his time drinking in his local and speaking to the camera about the state of society as he sees it.
3. The Goodies (1970–1982)
30 min | Comedy
The Goodies are a three man agency whose brief is to do 'anything, anytime'. This gave the series carte blanche to do whatsoever it pleased, with a cartoon-like surrealism and a heavy ... See full summary »
4. The Wednesday Play (1964–1970)
75 min | Drama
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 »
5. The Fast Lady (1962)
Approved | 95 min | Comedy
A naive Scotsman buys a vintage sports car and learns to drive in order to impress the daughter of an arrogant aristocrat who despises him.
9. Crooks Anonymous (1962)
88 min | Comedy, Crime
Forsdyke, a pathological petty thief subjects himself to a strict correction course run by a wealthy ex-con Widdowes and his Crooks Anonymous organization. Forsdyke's young and innocent ... See full summary »
15. A Coming-Out Party (1961)
98 min | Comedy
A somewhat happy-go-lucky bunch of Brits in a German POW camp find their new acerbic fellow prisoner is a key officer who must be got out at all cost.
16. Joey Boy (1965)
91 min | Comedy, War
Busted for running an illegal gambling den during the Second World War, a gang of East End wideboys choose conscription over prison and take their talents on a tour of duty.
20. Christmas Box (1976 TV Movie)
60 min | Comedy
Sketches include the film noir 'Farewell my Cinders', the BBC Jewish news, The Bruce Fosdyke Show, A Christmas Appeal by Faith Douche, the meaning of Christiman, 'The Last Noël', Jacques ... See full summary »
24. The Stanley Baxter Moving Picture Show (1974 TV Movie)
The sketches are Nationwide with jokes across the UK and Thumpalong with Reg Varnish. We then have an episode of Upstage Downstage. There is a sketch set in a canteen of California during ... See full summary »
28. Stanley Baxter on Television (1979 TV Movie)
60 min | Comedy
We hear from the Minister of White Papers about how Stanley Baxter is to return, then we hear how Miss Porker wants her own show, we learn about sex and violence on the television, we have ... See full summary »
34. The Stanley Baxter Hour (1982 TV Movie)
51 min | Comedy
The sketches include too many feet, Whicker's World looks at marriage, somewhere in Hell...1982, at look at the use of language in Arra Gemme, Brideshead, Charmaine Globb on Probe looks at ... See full summary »
39. The Unforgettable Gordon Jackson (2012 TV Movie)
30 min | Documentary
From supporting roles in countless British classics in the 40's and 50's, to sharing a screen with McQueen and Brando in the 60's, to TV stardom in the 70's and 80's, Gordon Jackson was a top actor and by all accounts, a very nice man.
43. Stanley Baxter in Person (1998 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary
Documentary profile of Stanley Baxter featuring his first in-depth interview for forty years and extracts from his comedy series and specials. With contributions from Billy Connolly, Robbie Coltrane, Stephen Fry and Clive James.
46. The Stanley Baxter Big Picture Show (1973 TV Movie)
The sketches are The Movie Makers with Joan Bakelite, which includes extracts from 'The Love of Moses' and 'Love's a Tonic'. Then there is the best medic on Broadway with 'My Favourite ... See full summary »
48. What a Performance! (1997–2000)
60 min | Comedy
The inimitable Mr. Monkhouse presents an exploration of comedy sub-genres. With contributions from famous faces and behind the scenes persons he looks in turn at: Drag, Miserable Gits, Battleaxes, Camp, Double Acts, Cads, and Madcaps.
50. The Stanley Baxter Picture Show: Part III (1975 TV Movie)
The sketches start with radio presenter Julie Hawn announcing that there are some advertising parodies on the TV. Film Fright is presented by Patrick Moon where we see excerpts from movies ... See full summary »