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The Best Alastair Sim Movies

Updated September 23, 2019 1.2k votes 230 voters 12.8k views39 items

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List of the best Alastair Sim movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Alastair Sim's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Alastair Sim movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Alastair Sim movies will be at the top of the list. Alastair Sim has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Alastair Sim movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Alastair Sim films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Alastair Sim role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Alastair Sim performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List ranges from Inspector Hornleigh Goes To It to This Man in Paris and more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Alastair Sim movies?" and "What are the greatest Alastair Sim roles of all time?"

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    Lady Godiva Rides Again

    Joan Collins, Diana Dors

    Released1951

    Directed byFrank Launder

    Lady Godiva Rides Again, released in the United States as Bikini Baby, is a 1951 British comedy film starring Pauline Stroud, about a small-town English girl who wins a beauty contest and heads for...  more
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    Sailing Along

    Alastair Sim, Roland Young

    Released1938

    Directed bySonnie Hale

    Sailing Along is a 1938 British musical comedy film directed by Sonnie Hale and starring Jessie Matthews, Barry MacKay, Roland Young, Jack Whiting, Frank Pettingell, Noel Madison and Alastair Sim. A...  more
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    This Man in Paris

    Alastair Sim, Michael Rennie

    Released1939

    Directed byDavid MacDonald

    This Man in Paris is a 1939 mystery comedy film written by Roger MacDougall and Allan MacKinnon and directed by David MacDonald....  more
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    London Belongs to Me

    Richard Attenborough, Alastair Sim

    Released1948

    Directed bySidney Gilliat

    London Belongs to Me is a British film released in 1948, directed by Sidney Gilliat, and starring Richard Attenborough and Alastair Sim. It was based on the novel London Belongs to Me by Norman...  more
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    The Riverside Murder

    Alastair Sim, Basil Sydney

    Released1935

    Directed byAlbert Parker

    The Riverside Murder is a 1935 British crime film directed by Albert Parker and starring Basil Sydney, Judy Gunn and Zoe Davis. A woman reporter helps an inspector solve the deaths of four financiers...  more
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    The Terror

    Alastair Sim, Bernard Lee

    Released1938

    Directed byRichard Bird

    The Terror is a 1938 British crime film directed by Richard Bird and starring Wilfrid Lawson, Linden Travers and Bernard Lee. It was based on a play by Edgar Wallace. The film is also known as Edgar...  more
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    Royal Flash

    Malcolm McDowell, Bob Hoskins

    Released1975

    Directed byRichard Lester

    Royal Flash is a 1975 film based on George MacDonald Fraser's second Flashman novel, Royal Flash. It starred Malcolm McDowell as Flashman. Additionally, Oliver Reed appeared in the role of Otto von...  more
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    Alf's Button Afloat

    Alastair Sim, Bud Flanagan

    Released1938

    Directed byMarcel Varnel

    Alf's Button Afloat is a 1938 British comedy film directed by Marcel Varnel and starring Bud Flanagan, Chesney Allen, Jimmy Nervo, Alastair Sim and Peter Gawthorne. In the film, the Crazy Gang go to...  more
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    The Anatomist

    Alastair Sim, Adrienne Corri

    Released1961

    Directed byDennis Vance

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    Captain Boycott

    Stewart Granger, Alastair Sim

    Released1947

    Directed byFrank Launder

    Captain Boycott is a 1947 British historical drama film directed by Frank Launder and starring Stewart Granger, Kathleen Ryan, Mervyn Johns, Alastair Sim and Cecil Parker. Robert Donat makes a cameo...  more
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    The Private Secretary

    Alastair Sim, Edward Everett Horton

    Released1935

    Directed byHenry Edwards

    The Private Secretary is a 1935 British comedy film directed by Henry Edwards and starring Edward Everett Horton, Barry MacKay, Judy Gunn and Oscar Asche. It is an adaptation of the play The Private...  more
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    Keep Your Seats, Please

    Alastair Sim, George Formby

    Released1936

    Directed byMonty Banks

    Keep Your Seats, Please is a 1936 British comedy film directed by Monty Banks and starring George Formby, Florence Desmond and Alastair Sim. It marked the film debut of the child star Binkie Stuart....  more
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    Climbing High

    Michael Redgrave, Alastair Sim

    Directed byCarol Reed

    Climbing High is a 1938 British comedy film directed by Carol Reed....  more
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    I Believe in You

    Alastair Sim, Cecil Parker

    Released1952

    Directed byBasil Dearden, Michael Relph

    I Believe in You is a 1952 film directed by Michael Relph and Basil Dearden. It stars Celia Johnson and Cecil Parker and is based on the book Court Circular by Sewell Stokes. Inspired by the recently...  more