didi-5's Ratings


1. Bitter Sweet (1940)

Passed | 1 hr 34 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

Rated on 28 Feb 2016

A woman runs away with her music teacher in order to escape an arranged marriage, but they struggle to make ends meet.

Director: W.S. Van Dyke | Stars: Jeanette MacDonald, Nelson Eddy, George Sanders, Ian Hunter

Votes: 485

2. Crane (1963–1965)
Episode: A Cargo of Cornflour (1965)


Rated on 27 Feb 2016

Offered a job transporting a cargo of flour, Crane becomes when his employers refuse to allow him to inspect the cargo prior to shipment, and his crew (Orlando) goes missing.

Director: Ian Fordyce | Stars: Patrick Allen, Sam Kydd, Gerald Flood, Laya Raki

4. The Vicar of Dibley (1994–2020)
Episode: Winter (1999)

TV-14 | 40 min | Comedy

Rated on 26 Feb 2016

For Christmas Geraldine plans to stage a Nativity play in front of the church. David will play Herod,showing his kinder side, and Owen wants to be the King - cue his Elvis Presley ... See full summary »

Director: Gareth Carrivick | Stars: Dawn French, Gary Waldhorn, James Fleet, Emma Chambers

Votes: 213

5. Male of the Species (1969 TV Movie)

1 hr 30 min | Drama

Rated on 21 Feb 2016

Never trust a man whoever he is. This is the bitter lesson learned by Mary MacNeil in her relationships with three different men: her father, a mendacious womanizer; a smooth-talking office... See full summary »

Directors: Charles Jarrott, Anthony Page | Stars: Paul Scofield, Michael Caine, Anna Calder-Marshall, Sean Connery

Votes: 98

6. Red Rock West (1993)

R | 1 hr 38 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 21 Feb 2016

Upon arriving to a small town, a drifter is mistaken for a hitman, but when the real hitman arrives, complications ensue.

Director: John Dahl | Stars: Nicolas Cage, Dennis Hopper, Lara Flynn Boyle, Craig Reay

Votes: 20,991

7. BBC Play of the Month (1965–1983)
Episode: The Deep Blue Sea (1974)


Rated on 16 Feb 2016

A woman unhappy in her passionless marriage leaves her husband for a younger and more ardent lover.

Director: Rudolph Cartier | Stars: Virginia McKenna, Peter Egan, Stephen Murray, Vladek Sheybal

Votes: 10

8. Barriers (1981– )

30 min | Drama, Family

Rated on 13 Feb 2016

Following the death of his parents Billy discovers that he was adopted so begins searching for both his real family and the truth.

Stars: Benedict Taylor, Paul Rogers, Patricia Lawrence, Christoph Lindert

Votes: 66

9. The Six Wives of Henry VIII (2001– )

50 min | Documentary, Drama, History

Rated on 10 Feb 2016

A dramatic documentary narrated and presented by controversial historian David Starkey about the lives as wives and Queens of the six wives of Tudor king Henry VIII.

Stars: David Starkey, Caroline Lintott, David Fleeshman, Simon Rose

Votes: 261

10. The Great Armored Car Swindle (1961)

59 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 08 Feb 2016

The nephew of a printer gets involved with foreign spies intent on making counterfeit money.

Director: Lance Comfort | Stars: Peter Reynolds, Dermot Walsh, Joanna Dunham, Lisa Gastoni

Votes: 88

11. Breaking Point (2009)

R | 1 hr 33 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Rated on 08 Feb 2016

"Breaking Point" is a dramatic tale of corruption and self-realization, in which one man has to overcome a deep-seated conspiracy and his own lingering past in order to gain the redemption ... See full summary »

Director: Jeff Celentano | Stars: Tom Berenger, Busta Rhymes, Armand Assante, Musetta Vander

Votes: 681

12. Thirty-Minute Theatre (1965–1973)
Episode: Bermondsey (1972)

30 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 28 Feb 2015

Pip and Bob, both married, are a couple of ordinary working-class blokes in an ordinary London suburb. It's just that they have also been gay lovers for years.

Director: Claude Whatham | Stars: Sharon Duce, Edward Fox, Dinsdale Landen, Rosemary Leach

Votes: 7

13. I Remember Mama (1948)

Approved | 2 hr 14 min | Drama, Family

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

The ups and downs of a Norwegian immigrant family, circa 1910.

Director: George Stevens | Stars: Irene Dunne, Barbara Bel Geddes, Oskar Homolka, Philip Dorn

Votes: 5,213

14. The Westerner (1940)

Approved | 1 hr 40 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

Judge Roy Bean, a self-appointed hanging judge in Vinegarroon, Texas, befriends saddle tramp Cole Harden, who opposes Bean's policy against homesteaders.

Director: William Wyler | Stars: Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan, Doris Davenport, Fred Stone

Votes: 5,407

15. Fiddler on the Roof (1971)

G | 3 hr 1 min | Drama, Family, Musical

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

In pre-revolutionary Russia, a Jewish peasant contends with marrying off three of his daughters while growing anti-Semitic sentiment threatens his village.

Director: Norman Jewison | Stars: Topol, Norma Crane, Leonard Frey, Molly Picon

Votes: 40,770

16. Key Largo (1948)

Not Rated | 1 hr 40 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

A man visits his war buddy's family hotel and finds a gangster running things. As a hurricane approaches, the two end up confronting each other.

Director: John Huston | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson, Lauren Bacall, Lionel Barrymore

Votes: 38,137

17. The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)

Passed | 2 hr 32 min | Drama, Family, Romance

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

The dramatic lives of trapeze artists, a clown, and an elephant trainer are told against a background of circus spectacle.

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: James Stewart, Charlton Heston, Betty Hutton, Cornel Wilde

Votes: 13,580

18. Mrs. Miniver (1942)

Not Rated | 2 hr 14 min | Drama, Romance, War

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

A British family struggles to survive the first months of World War II.

Director: William Wyler | Stars: Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Teresa Wright, May Whitty

Votes: 16,657

19. Hamlet (1948)

Approved | 2 hr 34 min | Drama

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

Prince Hamlet struggles over whether or not he should kill his uncle, whom he suspects has murdered his father, the former king.

Director: Laurence Olivier | Stars: Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, John Laurie, Esmond Knight

Votes: 15,933

20. A Man for All Seasons (1966)

G | 2 hr | Biography, Drama, History

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

The story of Sir Thomas More, who stood up to King Henry VIII when the King rejected the Roman Catholic Church to obtain a divorce and remarry.

Director: Fred Zinnemann | Stars: Paul Scofield, Wendy Hiller, Robert Shaw, Leo McKern

Votes: 32,661

21. Man of the West (1958)

Not Rated | 1 hr 40 min | Drama, Romance, Western

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

A reformed outlaw becomes stranded after an aborted train robbery with two other passengers and is forced to rejoin his old outlaw band.

Director: Anthony Mann | Stars: Gary Cooper, Julie London, Lee J. Cobb, Arthur O'Connell

Votes: 7,366

22. National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)

R | 1 hr 49 min | Comedy

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

At a 1962 college, Dean Vernon Wormer is determined to expel the entire Delta Tau Chi Fraternity, but those troublemakers have other plans for him.

Director: John Landis | Stars: John Belushi, Karen Allen, Tom Hulce, Stephen Furst

Votes: 115,161

23. Going My Way (1944)

Passed | 2 hr 6 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

When young Father O'Malley arrives at St. Dominic's, old Father Fitzgibbon doesn't think much of the church's newest member.

Director: Leo McCarey | Stars: Bing Crosby, Barry Fitzgerald, Frank McHugh, James Brown

Votes: 11,008

24. The Crucible (1996)

PG-13 | 2 hr 4 min | Drama, History

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

A Salem resident attempts to frame her ex-lover's wife for being a witch in the middle of the 1692 witchcraft trials.

Director: Nicholas Hytner | Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis, Winona Ryder, Paul Scofield, Joan Allen

Votes: 36,185

25. Tootsie (1982)

PG | 1 hr 56 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

Michael Dorsey, an unsuccessful actor, disguises himself as a woman in order to get a role on a trashy hospital soap.

Director: Sydney Pollack | Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Jessica Lange, Teri Garr, Dabney Coleman

Votes: 100,712

26. Sunrise (1927)

Passed | 1 hr 34 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

A sophisticated urban woman seduces a farmer in the hopes that he will murder his neglected wife and join her in the city, but he soon finds himself rekindling his romance with the latter when she discovers their scheme.

Director: F.W. Murnau | Stars: George O'Brien, Janet Gaynor, Margaret Livingston, Bodil Rosing

Votes: 48,479

27. Where the Sidewalk Ends (1950)

Not Rated | 1 hr 35 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

Det. Sgt. Mark Dixon wants to be something his old man wasn't: a guy on the right side of the law. Will Dixon's vicious nature get the better of him?

Director: Otto Preminger | Stars: Dana Andrews, Gene Tierney, Gary Merrill, Bert Freed

Votes: 8,113

28. Oliver! (1968)

G | 2 hr 33 min | Drama, Family, Musical

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

After being sold to a mortician, young orphan Oliver Twist runs away and meets a group of boys trained to be pickpockets by an elderly mentor.

Director: Carol Reed | Stars: Mark Lester, Ron Moody, Shani Wallis, Oliver Reed

Votes: 36,007

29. The Great Ziegfeld (1936)

Passed | 2 hr 56 min | Biography, Drama, Musical

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

The ups and downs of Florenz Ziegfeld Jr., famed producer of extravagant stage revues, are portrayed.

Director: Robert Z. Leonard | Stars: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Luise Rainer, Frank Morgan

Votes: 7,531

30. Babe (1995)

G | 1 hr 31 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

Babe, a pig raised by sheepdogs, learns to herd sheep with a little help from Farmer Hoggett.

Director: Chris Noonan | Stars: James Cromwell, Magda Szubanski, Christine Cavanaugh, Miriam Margolyes

Votes: 119,527

31. Summertime (1955)

Approved | 1 hr 40 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

An American spinster's dream of romance finally becomes a bittersweet reality when she meets a handsome--but married--Italian man while vacationing in Venice.

Director: David Lean | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Rossano Brazzi, Isa Miranda, Darren McGavin

Votes: 7,978

32. The Big Sleep (1946)

Passed | 1 hr 54 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Mystery

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

Private detective Philip Marlowe is hired by a wealthy family. Before the complex case is over, he's seen murder, blackmail, and what might be love.

Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, John Ridgely, Martha Vickers

Votes: 81,737

33. The Apartment (1960)

Approved | 2 hr 5 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

A man tries to rise in his company by letting its executives use his apartment for trysts, but complications and a romance of his own ensue.

Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Fred MacMurray, Ray Walston

Votes: 169,615

34. Unforgiven (1992)

R | 2 hr 10 min | Drama, Western

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

Retired Old West gunslinger William Munny reluctantly takes on one last job, with the help of his old partner Ned Logan and a young man, The "Schofield Kid."

Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman, Richard Harris

Votes: 387,430

35. The Painted Veil (2006)

PG-13 | 2 hr 5 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

A British medical doctor fights a cholera epidemic in a small Chinese village, while being trapped at home in a loveless marriage to an unfaithful wife.

Director: John Curran | Stars: Naomi Watts, Edward Norton, Liev Schreiber, Catherine An

Votes: 90,159

36. March of the Wooden Soldiers (1934)

Passed | 1 hr 17 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

Opposing the evil Barnaby, Ollie Dee and Stanley Dum try and fail to pay-off Mother Peep's mortgage and mislead his attempts to marry Little Bo. Enraged, Barnaby's Bogeymen are set on Toyland.

Directors: Gus Meins, Charley Rogers | Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Virginia Karns, Charlotte Henry

Votes: 6,406

37. I Confess (1953)

Not Rated | 1 hr 35 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

A priest, who comes under suspicion for murder, cannot clear his name without breaking the seal of the confessional.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Montgomery Clift, Anne Baxter, Karl Malden, Brian Aherne

Votes: 19,749

38. The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)

G | 1 hr 25 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

The Muppet characters tell their version of the classic tale of an old and bitter miser's redemption on Christmas Eve.

Director: Brian Henson | Stars: Michael Caine, Dave Goelz, Steve Whitmire, Jerry Nelson

Votes: 51,342

39. Ben-Hur (1959)

G | 3 hr 32 min | Adventure, Drama, History

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

After a Jewish prince is betrayed and sent into slavery by a Roman friend, he regains his freedom and comes back for revenge.

Director: William Wyler | Stars: Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Stephen Boyd, Haya Harareet

Votes: 226,174

40. Frost/Nixon (2008)

R | 2 hr 2 min | Biography, Drama, History

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

A dramatic retelling of the post-Watergate television interviews between British talk-show host David Frost and former president Richard Nixon.

Director: Ron Howard | Stars: Frank Langella, Michael Sheen, Kevin Bacon, Sam Rockwell

Votes: 105,011

41. American Beauty (1999)

R | 2 hr 2 min | Drama

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

A sexually frustrated suburban father has a mid-life crisis after becoming infatuated with his daughter's best friend.

Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Wes Bentley

Votes: 1,095,024

42. Braveheart (1995)

R | 2 hr 58 min | Biography, Drama, History

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

Scottish warrior William Wallace leads his countrymen in a rebellion to free his homeland from the tyranny of King Edward I of England.

Director: Mel Gibson | Stars: Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau, Patrick McGoohan, Angus Macfadyen

Votes: 980,502

43. Paper Moon (1973)

PG | 1 hr 42 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

During the Great Depression, a con man finds himself saddled with a young girl who may or may not be his daughter, and the two forge an unlikely partnership.

Director: Peter Bogdanovich | Stars: Ryan O'Neal, Tatum O'Neal, Madeline Kahn, John Hillerman

Votes: 43,832

44. Lolita (1962)

Not Rated | 2 hr 33 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

A middle-aged college professor becomes infatuated with a fourteen-year-old nymphet.

Director: Stanley Kubrick | Stars: James Mason, Shelley Winters, Sue Lyon, Gary Cockrell

Votes: 95,635

45. No Country for Old Men (2007)

R | 2 hr 2 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

Violence and mayhem ensue after a hunter stumbles upon a drug deal gone wrong and more than two million dollars in cash near the Rio Grande.

Directors: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen | Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, Javier Bardem, Josh Brolin, Woody Harrelson

Votes: 888,815

46. Forrest Gump (1994)

PG-13 | 2 hr 22 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

The presidencies of Kennedy and Johnson, the Vietnam War, the Watergate scandal and other historical events unfold from the perspective of an Alabama man with an IQ of 75, whose only desire is to be reunited with his childhood sweetheart.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gary Sinise, Sally Field

Votes: 1,877,798

47. For Me and My Gal (1942)

Not Rated | 1 hr 44 min | Musical, Romance, War

Rated on 02 Jan 2012

Two vaudeville performers fall in love, but find their relationship tested by the arrival of WWI.

Director: Busby Berkeley | Stars: Judy Garland, George Murphy, Gene Kelly, Mártha Eggerth

Votes: 3,227