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List of Peter Edward Cook Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Princess Bride (1987)
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The Princess Bride
PG
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2

Adapted from William Goldman’s 1973 novel of the same name, the film The Princess Bride tells the story of a farmhand named Westley, who is on a mission to rescue his true love Princess Buttercup from the odious Prince Humperdinck.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Family, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
2. Derek and Clive Get the Horn (1979)
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2
Derek and Clive Get the Horn
11
2

Derek and Clive Get the Horn is a 1979 British documentary comedy film, which chronicles the recording of the comedy album Derek and Clive Ad Nauseam by Peter Cook and Dudley Moore. 

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Clive
Director:
Russell Mulcahy
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Dudley Moore, Peter Cook, Judy Huxtable, Richard Branson, Nicola Austin
3. The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer (1970)
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2
The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer
R
11
2

The satirical film follows Michael Rimmer who joins an insignificant British ad agency where he manipulates his way to a place of authority and taking the company to the top position, he becomes a polling specialist. He enters politics to become MP, and acquires wealth and attractive wife. Ruthlessly, he climbs the ladder of success to procure total power of the country.

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Michael Rimmer
Director:
Kevin Billington
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ronnie Corbett, John Cleese, Harold Pinter, Graham Chapman, Denholm Elliott, Arthur Lowe, James Cossins
4. Bedazzled (1967)
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2
Bedazzled
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2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
George Spiggott
Director:
Stanley Donen
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Raquel Welch, Dudley Moore, Peter Cook, Eleanor Bron, Alba
6. Without a Clue (1988)
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Without a Clue
PG
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Thom Eberhardt
Genres:
Crime, Comedy, Mystery
Star Cast:
Ben Kingsley, Michael Caine, Jeffrey Jones, Paul Freeman, Lysette Anthony
7. The Bed Sitting Room (1969)
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2
The Bed Sitting Room
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Lester
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy
Star Cast:
Marty Feldman, Dudley Moore, Spike Milligan, Peter Cook, Harry Secombe, Rita Tushingham
8. A Dandy in Aspic (1968)
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2
A Dandy in Aspic
10
2

British agent Eberlin is instructed by his superiors to find and assassinate KGB agent Krasnevin who has killed many of their top agents. What they do not know is that Eberlin himself is the double-agent Krasnevin. When the ruthless, sociopathic British agent Gatiss is sent to assist him, Eberlin must find a way to survive. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Prentiss
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Laurence Harvey, Mia Farrow, Tom Courtenay, Harry Andrews, Peter Cook
9. Bachelor of Hearts (1958)
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2
Bachelor of Hearts
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Wolf Rilla
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Peter Cook, Miles Malleson, Ronald Lewis, Sylvia Syms, Hardy Krüger
10. Monte Carlo or Bust! (1969)
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2
Monte Carlo or Bust!
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10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Maj. Dawlish
Director:
Ken Annakin, Sam Itzkovitch
Genres:
Comedy, Action, Romance
Star Cast:
Tony Curtis, Dudley Moore, Peter Cook, Bourvil, Walter Chiari
11. Black Beauty (1994)
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2
Black Beauty
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10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Caroline Thompson
Genres:
Drama, Family, Romance, Adventure
Star Cast:
Sean Bean, Alan Cumming, David Thewlis, Jim Carter, Docs Keepin Time
13. The Adventures of Barry McKenzie (1972)
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2
The Adventures of Barry McKenzie
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dominic
Director:
Bruce Beresford
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Spike Milligan, Peter Cook, Barry Crocker, Barry Humphries, Paul Bertram
14. Ten Thousand Talents (1960)
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2
Ten Thousand Talents
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
(voice)
Director:
Don Levy
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Peter Cook, Alan Daiches, David Cohen, Charles Gross, Mark Hendy
15. Great Balls of Fire! (1989)
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2
Great Balls of Fire!
PG-13
9
2

Great Balls of Fire! is a musical drama biography film which is about the life of pianist Jerry Lee, who had achieved a lot of popularity due to his skills. However, his controversial marriage to his 13 year old cousin causes public uproar and leads to his downfall.

As:
Cast
Director:
Jim McBride
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Music
Star Cast:
Winona Ryder, Dennis Quaid, Alec Baldwin, Stephen Tobolowsky, John Doe
16. Bedazzled (2000)
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2
Bedazzled
PG-13
9
2

Being a shy person, Elliot Richardson finds it difficult to express his feelings to co-worker, Alison Gardner, whom he loves. Sensing his predicament, the bewitching Devil offers him seven wishes in return for his soul. As his wishes get fulfilled, he finds a catch in each, and decides to opt out. So, does he finally get the woman of his dreams? 

As:
Writer
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Brendan Fraser, Elizabeth Hurley, Brian Doyle-Murray, Frances O'Connor, Orlando Jones
17. The Hound of the Baskervilles (1978)
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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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1

This is a satirical take off on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s novel of the same name. Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are invited to examine the weird happenings at Baskerville Hall and the curse of a fabled hound. As they start investigating, everyone appears suspicious. So how do they overcome the obstacles to solve the mystery of the Hound? 

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Sherlock Holmes
Director:
Paul Morrissey
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
Kenneth Williams, Dudley Moore, Spike Milligan, Peter Cook, Joan Greenwood
18. Supergirl (1984)
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1
Supergirl
PG
7
1

Supergirl is a superhero film which revolves around Kara Danvers, cousin of the popular DC comics superhero Superman. When an unexpected disaster strikes National City, it is up to her to unveil her hidden powers and save the day.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Jeannot Szwarc
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Peter O'Toole, Mia Farrow, Faye Dunaway, Helen Slater, Hart Bochner
19. Find the Lady (1976)
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1
Find the Lady
R
7
1

Find the Lady is a comedy film which revolves around a hoodlum who makes various plans to kidnap an heiress. However, every time his plans fail as a wrong woman gets taken.

As:
Cast
Director:
John Trent
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Mickey Rooney, John Candy, Lawrence Dane, Ed McNamara, Robert McHeady
21. Whoops Apocalypse (1986)
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2
Whoops Apocalypse
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Tom Bussmann
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Rik Mayall, Peter Cook, Herbert Lom, Graeme Garden, Loretta Swit

TV Movie(s)

1. Peter Cook & Co. (1980)
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3
Peter Cook & Co.
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3
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Various Characters
Director:
Paul Smith
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Terry Jones, Rowan Atkinson, John Cleese, Peter Cook, Beryl Reid
2. Beyond the Fringe (1964)
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2
Beyond the Fringe
12
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Various Characters
Director:
Duncan Wood
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
Star Cast:
Alan Bennett, Dudley Moore, Peter Cook, Jonathan Miller
3. Pleasure at Her Majesty's (1976)
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2
Pleasure at Her Majesty's
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2
As:
Writer
Director:
Jonathan Miller, Roger Graef
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
Star Cast:
John Cleese, Graham Chapman, Alan Bennett, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Eleanor Bron
5. The Mermaid Frolics (1977)
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2
The Mermaid Frolics
11
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
E. L. Wisty
Director:
Roger Graef
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
Star Cast:
Connie Booth, John Cleese, Peter Cook, Pete Atkin, Julie Covington
6. Behind the Fridge (1971)
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3
Behind the Fridge
13
3
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Various Characters
Director:
Peter Faiman
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Dudley Moore, Peter Cook
7. The Craig Ferguson Story (1991)
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2
The Craig Ferguson Story
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Fergus Ferguson
Director:
Jane Prowse
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Craig Ferguson, Peter Cook, June Whitfield, Frankie Howerd, Gerald Harper
8. Jake's Journey (1988)
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2
Jake's Journey
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
King
Director:
Hal Ashby
Genres:
Comedy, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Gabrielle Anwar, Graham Chapman, Rik Mayall, Peter Cook, Griff Rhys Jones
9. Kenny Everett's Christmas Carol (1985)
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2
Kenny Everett's Christmas Carol
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ghost Of Christmas Yet To Come
Director:
John Bishop
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Spike Milligan, Peter Cook, Kenny Everett, Michael Barrymore, Debbie Arnold
10. Pete & Dud: The Lost Sketches (2010)
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1
Pete & Dud: The Lost Sketches
7
1
As:
Writer
Director:
Peter Boyd Maclean
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Adrian Edmondson, Angus Deayton, Jonathan Ross, Simon Day, Hugh Dennis

Animation(s)

Roger Mellie: The Man on the Telly (1991)
Roger Mellie: The Man on the Telly
As:
Cast
Role:
Roger Mellie (voice) (unknown episodes)
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Peter Cook, Harry Enfield

TV Shows and Videos

BBC Show of the Week (1965)
BBC Show of the Week
As:
Writer
Director:
John Howard
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Tony Bennett, Davies Dancers The Irving, Keith Michell, Sacha Distel, Sammes Singers The Mike
Not Only... But Also (1965)
Not Only... But Also
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Various Characters (22 episodes, 1965-1970)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ronnie Barker, Dudley Moore, Alan Bennett, Spike Milligan, Peter Cook
Q9 (1969)
Q9
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Chris Langham, Spike Milligan, Peter Cook, Harry Secombe, David Lodge, John Bluthal
That Was the Week That Was (1962)
That Was the Week That Was
As:
Writer
Director:
Ned Sherrin
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
David Frost, Roy Kinnear, William Rushton, Millicent Martin, Lance Percival
Goodbye Again (1968)
Goodbye Again
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Various Characters (4 episodes, 1968-1969)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Dudley Moore, Peter Cook, Rodney Bewes, John Wells, Donovan
The Best of... What's Left of... Not Only... But Also (1990)
The Best of... What's Left of... Not Only... But Also
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself / ... (6 episodes, 1990)
Genres:
Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Dudley Moore, Peter Cook
One Foot in the Grave (1990)
One Foot in the Grave
As:
Cast
Director:
Susan Belbin, Christine Gernon
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Joe Wright, Craig Ferguson, Eric Idle, Richard Wilson, Annette Crosbie, Doreen Mantle, Owen Brenman
The Two of Us (1981)
The Two of Us
As:
Cast
Role:
Robert Brentwood (20 episodes, 1981-1982)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Helen Hunt, Joyce Bulifant, Peter Cook, Oliver Clark, Mimi Kennedy
Gone to Seed (1992)
Gone to Seed
As:
Cast
Role:
Wesley Willis (6 episodes, 1992)
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Peter Cook, Anthony Newley, Hilda Fenemore, Sheila Hancock, Warren Clarke
The Mind of David Berglas (1986)
The Mind of David Berglas
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself (1 episode, 1986)
Star Cast:
Omar Sharif, Peter Cook, Ian Carmichael, David Berglas, Max Bygraves

Peter Edward Cook Awards

BAFTA Awards
Winner Best Light Entertainment 1966
Grammy Awards
Winner Best Spoken Word Recording 1975