Highest Rated Movies and TV Shows With Richard Lester

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Job Types
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year






















































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »






Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

51. Juggernaut (1974)

PG | 109 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A blackmailer demands a huge ransom in exchange for information on how to disarm the seven bombs he placed aboard the transatlantic liner Britannic.

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Richard Harris, Omar Sharif, David Hemmings, Anthony Hopkins

Votes: 4,492

52. The Knack... and How to Get It (1965)

Approved | 84 min | Comedy

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Cool, sophisticated Tolen (Ray Brooks) has a monopoly on womanizing - with a long like of conquests to prove it - while the naïve, awkward Colin (Michael Crawford) desperately wants a piece... See full summary »

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Rita Tushingham, Ray Brooks, Michael Crawford, Donal Donnelly

Votes: 2,617

53. Hollywood Rocks the Movies: The Early Years (1955-1970) (2000 TV Movie)

145 min | Documentary, Music

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Ringo Starr narrates this compilation of clips from classic "Rock and Roll" films from the 1950s and 60s.

Directors: Edith Becker, Kevin Burns | Stars: Ringo Starr, Ray Anthony, William Asher, Frankie Avalon

Votes: 59

54. Robin and Marian (1976)

PG | 106 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Robin Hood, aging none too gracefully, returns exhausted from the Crusades to woo and win Maid Marian one last time.

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Sean Connery, Audrey Hepburn, Robert Shaw, Richard Harris

Votes: 10,498 | Gross: $8.72M

55. Royal Flash (1975)

PG | 102 min | Adventure, Comedy, History

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Ne'er-do-well Harry Flashman is coerced by Otto von Bismark into impersonating a Prince.

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Malcolm McDowell, Alan Bates, Florinda Bolkan, Oliver Reed

Votes: 1,832

56. The Mouse on the Moon (1963)

Approved | 82 min | Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A tiny country persuades the Americans and Soviets that they're starting a space program, when they really just want some money for new plumbing.

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Margaret Rutherford, Ron Moody, Bernard Cribbins, David Kossoff

Votes: 1,306

57. Heroes of Comedy (1995– )

60 min | Documentary, Comedy

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

An affectionate look at the life and work of some of Britain's best-loved comedians.

Stars: Eric Sykes, Spike Milligan, Bob Monkhouse, Barry Cryer

Votes: 31

58. Tempo (1961–1968)

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Arts programme.

Stars: David Mahlowe, Alan Dell, Antony Hopkins, Derek Hart

Votes: 11

59. Best Sellers or: Peter Sellers and Dr. Strangelove (2004 Video)

18 min | Documentary, Short

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: John Scheinfeld | Stars: Michael Palin, Roger Ebert, Shirley MacLaine, Peter Sellers

Votes: 27

60. Legends (2000–2002)

20 min | Documentary

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Fiona Oates, Patsy Rowlands, Ned Sherrin, Barry Took

Votes: 18

61. Temps X (1979–1985)

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

The first French television program to cover science fiction and science fact in depth.

Stars: Grichka Bogdanoff, Igor Bogdanoff, Alain Carrazé, Chantal de Farcy

Votes: 15

62. The Bed Sitting Room (1969)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Set in post-nuclear-holocaust England, where a handful of bizarre characters struggle on with their lives in the ruins, amongst endless heaps of ash, piles of broken crockery and brick, ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Rita Tushingham, Ralph Richardson, Peter Cook, Dudley Moore

Votes: 1,842

63. Ring-A-Ding Rhythm! (1962)

Approved | 78 min | Musical, Comedy

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

In the new town of Bad Trad, England, a battle is ensuing between the generations regarding the older generation's view of the disruptive nature of what teenagers are listening to, what is ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Helen Shapiro, Craig Douglas, John Leyton, The Brook Brothers

Votes: 270

64. The Running Jumping & Standing Still Film (1959)

11 min | Short, Comedy

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

There is no plot as such. This is a slapstick comedy. It shows a lots of gags.

Directors: Richard Lester, Peter Sellers | Stars: Richard Lester, Peter Sellers, Dick Bentley, Mario Fabrizi

Votes: 541

65. The 100 Greatest Films (2001 TV Movie)

Documentary

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A countdown of the 100 greatest films, as voted by the British public via the Channel 4 website.

Directors: Matthew Cole, Simon Toyne | Stars: Graham Norton, Alessandro Alessandroni, Richard Attenborough, John Badham

Votes: 11

66. The Making of 'Superman III' (1985 TV Movie)

48 min | Documentary

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

This documentary treats movie fans to a behind-the-scenes look at the making of Superman III, a more comical take on the superhero story in which the Man of Steel takes on a supercomputer ... See full summary »

Director: Iain Johnstone | Stars: Al Matthews, Roy Alon, Justin Case, Colin Chilvers

Votes: 68

67. The Comedy Map of Britain (2007– )

Documentary

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Alan Whicker, John Hamp, Mark Lamarr, Steve Pemberton

Votes: 17

68. The Return of the Musketeers (1989)

PG | 102 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

In France in 1649, the services of the Four Musketeers are needed again, and they run into some old foes from twenty years before.

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Michael York, Oliver Reed, Frank Finlay, C. Thomas Howell

Votes: 3,027

69. Cuba (1979)

R | 122 min | Adventure, Romance, Thriller

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A British mercenary arrives in pre-Revolution Cuba to help train General Batista's Army against Castro's guerrillas while he also romances a former lover now married to an unscrupulous plantation owner.

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Sean Connery, Brooke Adams, Jack Weston, Hector Elizondo

Votes: 2,266 | Gross: $0.53M

70. How I Won the War (1967)

Approved | 109 min | Comedy, War

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

An inept British WWII commander leads his troops to a series of misadventures in North Africa and Europe.

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Michael Crawford, John Lennon, Roy Kinnear, Lee Montague

Votes: 2,087

71. Butch and Sundance: The Early Days (1979)

PG | 115 min | Comedy, Western

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A prequel of sorts to Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) which chronicles the two outlaws' lives in the years before the events portrayed in the 1969 movie.

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: William Katt, Tom Berenger, Jeff Corey, John Schuck

Votes: 1,186 | Gross: $5.14M

72. After Hours (1958– )

25 min | Comedy

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Michael Bentine, Benny Lee, Clive Dunn, Dick Emery

Votes: 7

73. Finders Keepers (1984)

R | 96 min | Comedy

5.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

On the run from the police and a female roller derby team, scam artist Michael Rangeloff steals a coffin and boards a train, pretending to be a soldier bringing home a dead war buddy. The ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Michael O'Keefe, Beverly D'Angelo, Louis Gossett Jr., Pamela Stephenson

Votes: 759 | Gross: $1.47M

74. Richard Lester! (1998)

31 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

5.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Stacy Cochran | Star: Richard Lester

Votes: 17

75. Superman III (1983)

PG | 125 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  
44 Metascore

Synthetic kryptonite laced with tar splits Superman in two: good Clark Kent and bad Man of Steel.

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Christopher Reeve, Richard Pryor, Margot Kidder, Jackie Cooper

Votes: 60,263 | Gross: $59.95M

76. Today (1952– )

TV-G | 240 min | News, Talk-Show

4.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A daily live broadcast provides current domestic and international news, weather reports and interviews with news-makers from the worlds of politics, business, media, entertainment and sports.

Stars: Savannah Guthrie, Hoda Kotb, Al Roker, Kathie Lee Gifford

Votes: 1,545

77. Son of Fred (1956– )

30 min | Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Peter Sellers, Valentine Dyall, Kenneth Connor, Graham Stark

78. Pour le cinéma (1968–1978)

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Yves Montand, Gérard Depardieu, Claude Lelouch, Michel Piccoli

79. Room at the Bottom (1964– )

30 min | Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Lionel Jeffries, Reg Owen, Wendy Craig, John Wood

80. Things They Said Today (2002 Video)

36 min | Documentary, Short

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Retrospective documentary on the making of A Hard Day's Night (1964).

Stars: The Beatles, Brian Epstein, George Harrison, Terry Hooper

81. Lights, Camera, Action!: A Century of the Cinema (1996)

60 min | Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A celebration of 100 years of cinema.

Stars: Michael Aspel, Ronald Neame, Robert Zemeckis, Ann Rutherford

82. The Barris Beat (1956– )

30 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Alex Barris, Sheila Billing, Babs Christie, Jack Duffy

83. The Sound of Jazz (1959)

Short, Music

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Alan Branscombe, Tony Kinsey, Bill LeSage, The Tony Kinsey Quintet

84. La route (1975)

90 min

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Jean-François Bizot | Stars: Pierre-Louis Morin, Léon Mercadet, Georges Ohanessian, Dany Grander-Gosse

85. Neues aus der Welt des Films (1965–1975)

30 min | News

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Martin Büttner, Harald Reinl, Peter Fonda, Ursula Fiedler

86. Richard Lester in Conversation (2018)

59 min

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Marcus Campbell Sinclair | Stars: Richard Lester, Neil Sinyard

87. Now and Then (1967–1968)

25 min | Documentary, Short

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Bernard Braden, Barbara Kelly, Derek Hart, Tariq Ali

88. Richard Lester (1975 TV Movie)

56 min | Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Profile of film director Richard Lester, who speaks of his career, from early work in commercials to the experimental "Running, Jumping, Standing Still Film" with Peter Sellers and The Goon... See full summary »

Director: John Musilli | Star: Richard Lester

89. Q&A with Ilya Salkind: Superman II (2012 Video)

70 min | Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Rennie Cowan | Stars: Alex Ago, Ilya Salkind

90. Petulia: The Uncommon Movie (1968)

13 min | Documentary, Short

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Ronald Saland | Stars: Richard Lester, Vincent Arias, Big Brother and the Holding Company, Richard Chamberlain

91. Spike (1986 TV Movie)

Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Mike Healey | Stars: Spike Milligan, John Antrobus, Norma Farnes, Michael Foot

92. Hollywood in Spanien (1966 TV Movie)

25 min | Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Christoph Kaiser | Stars: Hugo Fregonese, Buster Keaton, Richard Lester, Zero Mostel

93. Curtains for Harry (1955 TV Movie)

60 min | Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Philip Saville | Stars: Bobby Howes, Joan Sims, Sydney Tafler

94. Youthquake '65: The London Pop Explosion (2005 TV Movie)

58 min | Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Christoph Dreher | Stars: Chris Dreja, Richard Lester, Mary Quant, Pete Townshend

95. Good Evening! (1967–1968)

30 min | Talk-Show

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Topical debate and news from the world of entertainment.

Stars: Jonathan King, The Plastic Penny, Spencer Davis, Jimi Hendrix

96. Y usted... ¿De qué se ríe? (2000 TV Movie)

52 min | Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Carlos Rodríguez | Stars: Peter Bogdanovich, Ron Clark, Blake Edwards, Richard Lester

97. Tempo (1961–1968)
Episode: A Guided Tour of Zero Mostel (1966)

25 min

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Jim Goddard | Stars: Zero Mostel, Alan Dell, Richard Lester, Phil Silvers

98. Room at the Bottom (1964– )
Episode: A Job with the Other Lot (1964)

25 min | Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Lionel Jeffries, Reg Owen, Dick Emery, Pamela Harrington

99. Room at the Bottom (1964– )
Episode: A Show for Monty (1964)

25 min | Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Lionel Jeffries, Reg Owen, Wendy Craig

100. British Film Forever (2007)
Episode: Bullets, Bombs and Bridges: The Story of the War Film (2007)

94 min | Documentary, History

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Angus Cameron | Stars: Jessica Hynes, Richard Todd, Al Murray, Kate Adie



Recently Viewed