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List of Ronnie Barker Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Doing Time (1979)
15
2
Doing Time
15
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Fletcher
Director:
Dick Clement
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Richard Beckinsale, Brian Wilde, Peter Vaughan, Fulton Mackay
2. A Ghost of a Chance (1968)
10
2
A Ghost of a Chance
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Jan Darnley-Smith
Genres:
Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Jimmy Edwards, Graham Stark, Stephen Brown, Mark Ward
3. Wonderful Things! (1958)
10
2
Wonderful Things!
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Herbert Wilcox
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jeremy Spenser, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Frankie Vaughan, Jocelyn Lane,
4. A Home of Your Own (1965)
10
2
A Home of Your Own
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
The Cement Mixer
Director:
Jay Lewis
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Bill Fraser, Bernard Cribbins, Richard Briers, Peter Butterworth
5. Runaway Railway (1966)
10
2
Runaway Railway
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Jan Darnley-Smith
Genres:
Crime, Family, Adventure
Star Cast:
Sydney Tafler, John Moulder-Brown, Kevin Bennett, Leonard Brockwell
6. Futtocks End (1970)
10
2
Futtocks End
10
2

A group of guests are staying at General Futtock’s country estate for the weekend. However, things soon turn chaotic.

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
General Futtock
Director:
Bob Kellett
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Roger Livesey, Michael Hordern, Kika Markham, Julian Orchard
7. Robin and Marian (1976)
10
2
Robin and Marian
PG
10
2

An ageing Robin Hood returns from the Crusades, and hopes to win the hand of Maid Marian. However, things get complicated, because she has embraced a new life as a nun, and doesn’t fully welcome his return.

As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Lester
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Sean Connery, Richard Harris, Ian Holm, Audrey Hepburn, Robert Shaw, Nicol Williamson
8. Father Came Too! (1964)
9
2
Father Came Too!
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Graham Scott
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
James Robertson Justice, Leslie Phillips, Eric Barker, Stanley Baxter
9. The Bargee (1964)
10
2
The Bargee
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ronnie
Director:
Duncan Wood
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Hugh Griffith, Julia Foster, Harry H. Corbett, Eric Sykes
10. The Man Outside (1967)
10
2
The Man Outside
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Samuel Gallu
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Van Heflin, Pinkas Braun, Heidelinde Weis, Peter Vaughan
11. Kill or Cure (1962)
9
2
Kill or Cure
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
George Pollock
Genres:
Comedy, Mystery
Star Cast:
Dennis Price, Lionel Jeffries, Terry-Thomas, Eric Sykes
12. The Cracksman (1963)
9
2
The Cracksman
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Graham Scott
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
George Sanders, Dennis Price, Percy Herbert, Nyree Dawn Porter
13. Doctor in Distress (1963)
8
2
Doctor in Distress
8
2

Fifth film in the Doctor series, the story focuses on Simon Sparrow, now a senior doctor at a London hospital and Sir Lancelot Spratt, its pompous medical director. Both the doctors are in love. Sparrow has fallen for a model-cum-aspiring actress, who he met while treating her sprain, while Spratt’s object of adulation is his physiotherapist. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Ralph Thomas
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Dirk Bogarde, Barbara Murray, James Robertson Justice, Mylène Demongeot
14. The Magnificent Seven Deadly Sins (1971)
8
2
The Magnificent Seven Deadly Sins
8
2

The Magnificent Seven Deadly Sins is a British comedy film which tells us seven different stories which are based on the seven deadly sins.

As:
Cast
Director:
Graham Stark
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Marty Feldman, Spike Milligan, Bruce Forsyth, Harry Secombe, Joan Sims

TV Movie(s)

1. By the Sea (1982)
11
3
By the Sea
11
3
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
The General (as The Two Ronnies)
Director:
Bill Wilson
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ronnie Corbett, Barbara New, Debbi Blythe, Madge Hindle
3. My House in Umbria (2003)
9
2
My House in Umbria
TV-14
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
General
Director:
Richard Loncraine
Genres:
Romance, Mystery, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Maggie Smith, Chris Cooper, Giancarlo Giannini, Benno Fürmann
4. The Coward Revue (1969)
13
3
The Coward Revue
13
3
As:
Cast
Director:
James Gilbert
Genres:
Family
Star Cast:
Ronnie Corbett, Vanessa Redgrave, Ian Carmichael, Georgia Brown
5. 'Wiltons' - The Handsomest Hall in Town (1970)
12
2
'Wiltons' - The Handsomest Hall in Town
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Mills
Star Cast:
Peter Sellers, Spike Milligan, Bill Fraser, Wendy Barrie, Sherrie Jones, Seraphina Lansdown
6. Life Beyond the Box: Norman Stanley Fletcher (2003)
11
2
Life Beyond the Box: Norman Stanley Fletcher
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Norman Stanley Fletcher
Director:
Kim Flitcroft
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Peter Vaughan, Patricia Brake, Christopher Biggins, Bill Nighy

Animation(s)

Two Off the Cuff (1969)
Two Off the Cuff
As:
Cast
Role:
(voice)
Director:
Bob Godfrey
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Deryck Guyler

TV Shows and Videos

The Gamblers (1967)
The Gamblers
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
John Bindon, Ronald Lacey, Leslie Anderson, Richard Shaw
The Best of the Two Ronnies: Volume 2 (2003)
The Best of the Two Ronnies: Volume 2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself / Various Characters (archiveFootage) (as Ronnie Barker OBE)
Director:
Terry Hughes, James Gilbert, Michael Hurll
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ronnie Corbett, Julia McKenzie, Laura Hart, Richard Caldicot
A Tale of Two Cities (1965)
A Tale of Two Cities
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Patrick Troughton, Leslie French, Nicholas Pennell, George Selway
Porridge (1973)
Porridge
TV-14
As:
Cast
Role:
Norman Stanley Fletcher (20 episodes, 1974-1977)
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Richard Beckinsale, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay, Alun Armstrong
Awards:
BAFTA Award for Best Light Entertainment Performance
The Two Ronnies in Australia (1979)
The Two Ronnies in Australia
As:
Cast
Role:
Various Roles (1 episode, 1986)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ronnie Corbett, Caz Adams, Margie McCrae
His Lordship Entertains (1972)
His Lordship Entertains
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Lord Rustless (7 episodes, 1972)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
David Jason, Josephine Tewson, Frank Gatliff, Moira Foot
The Two Ronnies (1971)
The Two Ronnies
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself / ... (93 episodes, 1971-1987)
Director:
Terry Hughes, Paul Jackson, Marcus Mortimer, James Gilbert, Marcus Plantin
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Awards:
BAFTA Award for Best Light Entertainment Performance
Hark at Barker (1969)
Hark at Barker
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Lord Rustless (15 episodes, 1969-1970)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ronnie Corbett, Michael Palin, David Jason, Josephine Tewson
7 of 1 (1973)
7 of 1
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Alan Joyce / ... (7 episodes, 1973)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Roy Castle, David Jason, Graham Armitage, Christopher Biggins
The Frost Report (1966)
The Frost Report
As:
Cast
Role:
Various Roles / ... (28 episodes, 1966-1967)
Director:
James Gilbert
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Open All Hours (1973)
Open All Hours
As:
Cast
Role:
Albert Arkwright (26 episodes, 1973-1985)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
David Jason, Barbara Flynn, Stephanie Cole, Lynda Baron
Benny Hill (1962)
Benny Hill
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Benny Hill, Graham Stark, Patricia Hayes, Ronnie Brody
It's a Square World (1960)
It's a Square World
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Michael Bentine, Clive Dunn, Frank Thornton, Leon Thau
The Two Ronnies Sketchbook (2005)
The Two Ronnies Sketchbook
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself (7 episodes, 2005)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ronnie Corbett, Renee Olstead, Katie Melua, Alison Moyet
The Best of the Two Ronnies (2001)
The Best of the Two Ronnies
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Various Characters (archiveFootage) (as Ronnie Barker O.B.E.)
Director:
Terry Hughes, James Gilbert, Michael Hurll
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ronnie Corbett, Claire Nielson, Carol Hawkins, April Walker
The Rag Trade (1961)
The Rag Trade
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Peter Jones, Esma Cannon, Jeremy Lloyd, Reg Varney
Six Dates with Barker (1971)
Six Dates with Barker
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Arthur Harriman / ... (6 episodes, 1971)
Director:
Maurice Murphy
Genres:
Comedy
Citizen James (1960)
Citizen James
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sidney James, Sydney Tafler, Jeremy Lloyd, Bob Todd
Drama 61-67 (1961)
Drama 61-67
As:
Cast
Director:
David Greene, Dennis Vance, Christopher Morahan, Donald McWhinnie, Herbert Wise
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Patricia Neal, Olivia Hussey, John Hurt, Michael Caine, Brian Haines, John Ronane, Aubrey Richards
Going Straight (1978)
Going Straight
As:
Cast
Role:
Norman Stanley Fletcher (6 episodes, 1978)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Richard Beckinsale, Nigel Hawthorne, Patricia Brake, Nicholas Lyndhurst
Awards:
BAFTA Award for Best Light Entertainment Performance
Clarence (1988)
Clarence
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Clarence Sale (6 episodes, 1988)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Josephine Tewson, Phyllida Law, Richard Caldicot, George Ballantine
Harald und Eddi (1987)
Harald und Eddi
As:
Writer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Christine Kaufmann, Eddi Arent, Harald Juhnke, Lisa Riecken, Dagmar Biener
Sykes and A... (1960)
Sykes and A...
As:
Cast
Genres:
Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Richard Wattis, Hattie Jacques, Leo McKern, Eric Sykes
The Magnificent Evans (1984)
The Magnificent Evans
As:
Cast
Role:
Plantagenet Evans (6 episodes, 1984)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Myfanwy Talog, William Thomas, Sharon Morgan, Dickie Arnold

Ronnie Barker Awards

BAFTA Awards
Porridge Best Light Entertainment Performance 1978
Porridge Best Light Entertainment Performance 1976
Going Straight Best Light Entertainment Performance 1979
The Two Ronnies Best Light Entertainment Performance 1979
The Two Ronnies Best Light Entertainment Performance 1978
The Two Ronnies Best Light Entertainment Performance 1972