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List of the best Arthur Askey movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Arthur Askey'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 Arthur Askey movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Arthur Askey movies will be at the top of the list. Arthur Askey has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Arthur Askey movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Arthur Askey films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

List films include The Ghost Train, Make Mine a Million and more.

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King Arthur Was a Gentleman Evelyn Dall, Arthur Askey, Ronald Shiner King Arthur Was a Gentleman is a 1942 British, black-and-white, comedy, musical film, directed by Marcel Varnel and starring Ronald Shiner as Sargent and Arthur Askey as Arthur King. It was ...more

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The Ghost Train Raymond Huntley, Kathleen Harrison, Arthur Askey The Ghost Train is a 1941 English mystery thriller film directed by Walter Forde based on the 1923 play of the same name written by Arnold Ridley.

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I Thank You Felix Aylmer, Kathleen Harrison, Arthur Askey I Thank You is a 1941 British comedy filmdirected by Marcel Varnel and starring Arthur Askey, Richard Murdoch, Graham Moffatt and Moore Marriott. It was produced by Edward Black at Gainsborough ...more

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Back-Room Boy Googie Withers, Arthur Askey, Moore Marriott Back-Room Boy is a 1942 British comedy film directed by Herbert Mason and starring Arthur Askey, Googie Withers, Graham Moffatt and Moore Marriott. A man from the Met Office is sent to a ...more

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Miss London Ltd. Evelyn Dall, Arthur Askey, Ronald Shiner Miss London Ltd. is a 1943 British, black-and-white, comedy, musical, war film, directed by Val Guest and starring Ronald Shiner as Sailor Meredith and Arthur Askey as Arthur Bowden. It was ...more

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The Love Match Shirley Eaton, Thora Hird, Edward Chapman The Love Match is a 1955 British comedy film directed by David Paltenghi and starring Arthur Askey, Glenn Melvyn, Thora Hird and Shirley Eaton. Two football-mad railway engine drivers are ...more

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Band Waggon Donald Calthrop, Arthur Askey, Moore Marriott Band Waggon was a comedy radio show broadcast by the BBC from 1938 to 1940. The first season featured Arthur Askey and Richard Murdoch. In the second season, Askey and Murdoch were joined by Syd ...more

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Ramsbottom Rides Again Sid James, Betty Marsden, Frankie Vaughan Ramsbottom Rides Again is a 1956 British western comedy film starring Arthur Askey as the title hero Bill Ramsbottom, with Sid James, pop singer Frankie Vaughan and Campbell Singer in supporting ...more

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Friends and Neighbours Arthur Askey, Megs Jenkins, Reginald Beckwith Friends and Neighbours is a 1959 British comedy film directed by Gordon Parry and starring Arthur Askey, Megs Jenkins and Peter Illing.

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Bees in Paradise Peter Graves, Arthur Askey, Ronald Shiner Bees in Paradise is a 1944 British musical comedy film directed by Val Guest and starring Arthur Askey, Anne Shelton and Peter Graves. It was produced by Edward Black at Gainsborough Pictures. ...more

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Rosie Dixon – Night Nurse John Le Mesurier, Liz Fraser, Patricia Hodge Rosie Dixon – Night Nurse is a 1978 British comedy film directed by Justin Cartwright and starring Debbie Ash, Carolyne Argyle, Beryl Reid and John Le Mesurier. It was based on a novel by ...more

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Charley's (Big-Hearted) Aunt Felix Aylmer, Arthur Askey, Moore Marriott Charley's (Big-Hearted) Aunt is a 1940 British comedy film directed by Walter Forde starring Arthur Askey and Richard Murdoch as Oxford 'scholars'. The film is one of many to be made based on ...more

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Make Mine a Million Sid James, Bernard Cribbins, Arthur Askey Make Mine a Million is a 1959 British comedy film starring Arthur Askey, Sid James, and Bernard Cribbins. It was directed by Lance Comfort. The film parodies the stuffiness of the 1950s BBC and ...more

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The Alf Garnett Saga Joan Sims, John Le Mesurier, Roy Kinnear The Alf Garnett Saga is a 1972 British comedy film directed by Bob Kellett and starring Warren Mitchell, Dandy Nichols, Paul Angelis and Adrienne Posta. The film was the second spin-off from the ...more