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

Family

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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, Brett Way

Votes: 53

2. 25 Years of 'Last of the Summer Wine' (1997 TV Movie)

50 min | Documentary

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Add a Plot

Director: Michael Cager | Stars: Jean Alexander, George Chakiris, Roy Clarke, Jack Emblow

Votes: 6

3. Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads? (1973–1974)
Episode: Affairs and Relations (1974)

Comedy

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Terry and Bob are staying at a country hotel for a fishing weekend, Bob feeling guilty about not bringing Thelma, when they meet Thelma's father, accompanied by his secretary Beryl for an ... See full summary »

Director: Bernard Thompson | Stars: James Bolam, Rodney Bewes, Brigit Forsyth, Bill Owen

Votes: 38

4. Rheingold Theatre (1953–1957)

23 min | Drama

8.6
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Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. narrated, produced, and frequently starred in this anthology series, which presented everything from drama to mystery to farce.

Stars: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Christopher Lee, Ron Randell, Barbara Mullen

Votes: 45

5. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Getting Sam Home (1983)

TV-PG | 87 min | Comedy

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Three old chums agree to take the ailing Sam on one last trip to see his flousy girl-friend, Lily Bless Her, in the middle of the night. While enjoying the delights of Lilly, Sam departs for another world with a very happy smile on his face. The problem for his pals is how to get Sam back home before morning without his wife awakening.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Lynda Baron, Olive Pendleton, Peter Russell, Muriel Rogers

Votes: 81

6. Brideshead Revisited (1981)

659 min | Drama, Romance

8.5
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Two young men meet at Oxford. Charles Ryder, though of no family or money, becomes friends with Sebastian Flyte when Sebastian throws up in his college room through an open window. He then ... See full summary »

Stars: Jeremy Irons, Diana Quick, Roger Milner, Phoebe Nicholls

Votes: 6,330

7. Brideshead Revisited (1981)
Episode: Et in Arcadia Ego (1981)

101 min | Drama, Romance

8.4
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In the spring of 1944, Capt. Charles Ryder finds that he and his men are relocated to the grounds of Brideshead Castle. Charles knows the place well and he recalls a time 20 years before ... See full summary »

Directors: Michael Lindsay-Hogg, Charles Sturridge | Stars: Jeremy Irons, Kenneth Cranham, Richard Hope, John Nettleton

Votes: 140

8. Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads? (1973–1974)
Episode: End of an Era (1973)

30 min | Comedy

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The wedding day dawns with Terry, now reinstated as best man, less than happy about it being on a Saturday when he could be watching sports and bitter about Jutta, his estranged wife back ... See full summary »

Director: James Gilbert | Stars: James Bolam, Rodney Bewes, Brigit Forsyth, Sheila Fearn

Votes: 32

9. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Full Steam Behind (1979)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy

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Foggy takes Cleggy and Compo to see a refurbished steam train, but can they catch it in time?

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, Dodworth Colliery Band

Votes: 42

10. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Return of the Warrior (1990)

TV-PG | Comedy

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Seymour leaves for a new teaching job and Foggy Dewhurst makes his return, he can't find Compo or Clegg but the little village soon learns he's back- and the ladies coffee group decide trouble comes in threes.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Michael Aldridge, Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde

Votes: 43

11. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: A Leg Up for Christmas (1995)

TV-PG | Comedy

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A depressed Howard tries to build himself up but, under Foggy's instruction, ends up breaking his leg. Auntie Wainwright has Smiler testing a Triumph Motorcycle, after she rents him the ... See full summary »

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Brian Wilde, Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Jane Freeman

Votes: 30

12. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Edie and the Automobile (1986)

TV-PG | 31 min | Comedy

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The village pedestrians and motorists are in peril as Seymour's sister Edie tries to learn to drive after having failed several driver tests.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Michael Aldridge, Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Thora Hird

Votes: 34

13. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Last Post and Pigeon (2000)

TV-PG | 59 min | Comedy

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A trip to France to honour the dead from World War 2.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Jane Freeman

Votes: 33

14. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: The Day of the Welsh Ferret (1988)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

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Compo is given a very nice, but ill-fitting suit to attend the funeral of the suit's former occupant. On the way to the visitation, Compo searches for, and finds, his stray ferret.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Michael Aldridge, Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Thora Hird

Votes: 34

15. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: The Last Surviving Maurice Chevalier Impression (1990)

TV-PG | Comedy

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Compo goes on a televised talent show to impress Nora Batty

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, Thora Hird

Votes: 34

16. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Uncle of the Bride (1986)

TV-PG | 90 min | Comedy

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Wesley & Edie's daughter Glenda is getting married, and Clegg and Compo make a new friend in Edie's brother Seymour. Foggy has left to take over an egg decorating business he inherited.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Thora Hird, Joe Gladwin, Kathy Staff, Juliette Kaplan

Votes: 59

17. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Whoops (1981)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.2
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With Christmas approaching, the trio decide to invite long-lost friends from the town for a drink at the pub on Christmas Eve.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, John Comer

Votes: 43

18. Playhouse 90 (1956–1961)

90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

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Of the many anthology series, this is considered the most ambitious with outstanding talent in front of the camera. Attracting top ranked directors and scripts, it was often filmed live including the entire first season.

Stars: Richard Joy, Charles Bickford, Kim Hunter, Malcolm Atterbury

Votes: 255

19. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Three Men and a Mangle (1989)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

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Nora Batty wants Compo, Norman and Seymour to take her mother's old mangle (wringer) to Sammy Peters. Howard attempts to become a master of disguise.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Michael Aldridge, Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Thora Hird

Votes: 39

20. Armchair Theatre (1956–1974)

60 min | Drama

8.0
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This show was a British television drama anthology series of single plays that ran on the ITV network from 1956 to 1974. It was originally produced by Associated British Corporation, and later by Thames Television from mid 1968.

Stars: Harry H. Corbett, Billie Whitelaw, Neil McCallum, Paul Whitsun-Jones

Votes: 116

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

Drama

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Series of television plays performed live.

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

Votes: 64

22. Kiss Me Kate (1964 TV Movie)

95 min | Musical, Romance

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The real-life marriage of theater stars Lily and Fred resembles that of Petruchio and Katharina in "The Taming Of The Shrew", in which they are performing.

Director: David Askey | Stars: Patricia Morison, Howard Keel, Millicent Martin, Eric Barker

Votes: 20

23. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: A Bicycle Made for Three (1982)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.0
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Deciding they need a bicycle each, the trio venture to old friend Dirk's (né Percy) shop, hoping for a bargain. Meanwhile, the café has been redecorated and is set for a grand re-opening.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, John Comer

Votes: 39

24. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: A Landlady for Smiler (1990)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

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Marina is not happy in her relationship with Howard. Smiler's dog has died. His wife has run off to Australia and his house has been sold. Foggy, Norman and Compo try to repair Howard's life and find lodging for Smiler.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, Kathy Staff

Votes: 33

25. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: A Sidecar Named Desire (1997)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.0
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Barry is angry with Wesley for ruining his car. Howard drills a hole into Normans wall. Compo makes a deal with Auntie Wainwright for a motorcycle and side car to give Nora Batty a ride. ... See full summary »

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, Jean Alexander

Votes: 28

26. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Car and Garter (1982)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

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Foggy takes it into his head that the Trio must help Ivy's image of Sid and convince Wesley to use him in his latest experiment ... But when Ivy gives her opinion Compo steps in for the ... See full summary »

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, John Comer

Votes: 36

27. Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads? (1973–1974)
Episode: Count Down (1973)

30 min | Comedy

8.0
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Preparations for Bob and Thelma's wedding are in full swing, largely down to Thelma's mother, who is organizing everything. Feeling redundant Bob and Terry join Thelma's father, all of them... See full summary »

Director: James Gilbert | Stars: James Bolam, Rodney Bewes, Brigit Forsyth, Bill Owen

Votes: 29

28. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Crums (1988)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy

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Seymour, Compo and Norman dressed as Father Christmas go door to door collecting for church charity, but no one is interested. A fourth Father Christmas is acting suspiciously and runs away... See full summary »

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Michael Aldridge, Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Jean Alexander

Votes: 34

29. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Dried Dates and Codfanglers (1986)

TV-PG | Comedy

8.0
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Compo accidentally discards his long treasured "gift" from Nora Batty. Seymour demonstrates his new home security device.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Michael Aldridge, Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Joe Gladwin

Votes: 34

30. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: From Wellies to Wet Suit (1982)

TV-PG | Comedy

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Compo buys Sid's wetsuit and, supervised by Foggy, tries his hand at scuba diving and water-skiing.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, John Comer

Votes: 39

31. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Going to Gordon's Wedding (1976)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy

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Gordon is said to be Compo's nephew and he is getting married - but when the Best Man is injured it's Compo to the rescue with hilarious results

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, Philip Jackson

Votes: 50

32. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Greenfingers (1977)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy

8.0
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Norman Clegg is looking for a new source of fresh vegetables.

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, Kathy Staff

Votes: 45

33. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Set the People Free (1986)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

8.0
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Wally Batty and Howard are confined to their homes by their wives. Seymour, Norman and Compo attempt to liberate them for a few hours.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Michael Aldridge, Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Joe Gladwin

Votes: 29

34. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Small Tune on a Penny Wassail (1978)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

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Norman, Foggy and Compo are spending Christmas together and none of them are merry. Sid and Ivy, Nora and Wally Batty, have their relatives over to dinner.

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, John Comer

Votes: 36

35. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Stop That Bath (1993)

TV-PG | Comedy

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Howard purchases a cast iron bath tub from Auntie Wainwright and needs Foggy, Norman and Compo to help deliver it to Marina. The ladies have a picnic.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, Jean Alexander

Votes: 31

36. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: That's Not Captain Zero (1990)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

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A carnival has come to town but the main attraction, Captain Zero, has broken down along the side of the road - good thing Foogy and friends are there to... help?

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, Thora Hird

Votes: 32

37. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: The Changing Face of Rural Blamire (1975)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy

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Thinking they have to much free time on their hands the trio decides to find some kind of occupation. They come across a dodgy bankrupted dealer who persuades them to sell his new product, with disastrous results, particularly for Blamire.

Director: Bernard Thompson | Stars: Michael Bates, Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, John Comer

Votes: 47

38. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: The Frozen Turkey Man (1983)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy

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During their quest to find a treacle tin full of 'Yorkshire remains' Compo and a friend buried as children, the trio resort to ever more elaborate methods of approaching the problem. Taking... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, John Comer

Votes: 41

39. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: The Kink in Foggy's Niblick (1976)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy

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Back from vacation the Boys decide to take up a sport, Foggy brags of his golfing past but when they hunt up his clubs they leave a lot to be desired, but Compo finds a new way to earn a bit of money

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, John Comer

Votes: 49

40. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: The Loxley Lozenge (1984)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

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The trio agree to help Wesley bring his prize discovery, a Loxley Lozenge, back to his workshop. However, towing it home isn't easy and isn't helped by Clegg's phobia of driving.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, Jane Freeman

Votes: 44

41. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: The Man from Oswestry (1976)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy

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Compo is missing Blamire, we learn from him, that Cyril Blamire has gone to live in Oswestry, after hearing a lady he is interested in has become a widow. Clegg has received a letter from ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, John Comer

Votes: 54

42. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Who Made a Bit of a Splash in Wales Then? (1977)

TV-14 | 29 min | Comedy

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Foggy is off in Wales visiting his lady-friend who lives with her Mother-in-law for a fortnight. Clegg decides to rent a car and drives himself, Compo, Sid, and Ivy (who wants to visit her ... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, John Comer

Votes: 44

43. ITV Television Playhouse (1955–1967)

60 min | Drama

7.9
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Richard O. Sullivan as a child genius in the play "Honour Bright".

Stars: Campbell Singer, Thomas Heathcote, John Robinson, Dinsdale Landen

Votes: 33

44. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Here We Go Again into the Wild Blue Yonder (1979)

TV-14 | 28 min | Comedy

7.9
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Foggy is now pushing Compo to go hang gliding and has even had a glider built, but it has a rather odd shape.

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, John Comer

Votes: 35

45. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Leaving Home Forever, or Till Teatime (1995)

TV-PG | Comedy

7.9
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Howard runs away from home to Norman's, after Pearl has already thrown him out.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, Jean Alexander

Votes: 35

46. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Merry Christmas, Father Christmas (1986)

TV-PG | 36 min | Comedy

7.9
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The village is preparing for Christmas. Marina wants Norman to smuggle a present to Howard. Seymour wants to rent Compo out as a roof top Father Christmas.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Michael Aldridge, Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Thora Hird

Votes: 30

47. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Oh Shut Up and Eat Your Choc-Ice (1989)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.9
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Seymour, Compo and Norman accidentally dislodge a large round hay bale and attempt to move it back into place with the help of Barry and Wesley.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Michael Aldridge, Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Thora Hird

Votes: 32

48. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Roll On (1990)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.9
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Foggy enters Compo, Clegg, and himself in the local "Barrel Rolling Contest" where people crawl into empty oil drums and then are set rolling from the top of a large hill. Pearl buys Howard a gift - a tropical fish tank.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, Thora Hird

Votes: 32

49. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Situations Vacant (1991)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.9
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The trio start a courier service. Wesley fails to keep clean.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, Jane Freeman

Votes: 25

50. Last of the Summer Wine (1973–2010)
Episode: Stop That Castle! (1992)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

7.9
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Foggy, Norman and Compo rent a bouncy castle from Auntie Wainwright for the charity Faerie-land Gala Parade. Howard insists on dressing as a sheep for Bo Peep.

Director: Alan J.W. Bell | Stars: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Brian Wilde, Jean Alexander

Votes: 21



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