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

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The Square Peg Oliver Reed, Honor Blackman, Norman Wisdom The Square Peg is a 1959 British comedy film starring Norman Wisdom and directed by John Paddy Carstairs. Norman Wisdom plays two different characters: a man who digs and repairs roads and a ...more

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A Stitch in Time Norman Wisdom, Edward Chapman, Jeanette Sterke A Stitch in Time is a 1963 Norman Wisdom comedy film set in a children's hospital. It was directed by Robert Asher and edited by Gerry Hambling. The cast includes Edward Chapman, Jeanette ...more

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The Early Bird Norman Wisdom, John Le Mesurier, Edward Chapman The Early Bird is a 1965 British comedy film directed by Robert Asher and starring Norman Wisdom. It also featured Edward Chapman, Bryan Pringle, Richard Vernon, John Le Mesurier and Jerry ...more

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On the Beat Norman Wisdom On the Beat is a 1962 British comedy film starring Norman Wisdom, and directed by Robert Asher.

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Trouble in Store Norman Wisdom, Margaret Rutherford, Moira Lister Trouble in Store is a 1953 British comedy film starring Norman Wisdom as a department store clerk in his screen debut. For his performance, Wisdom won a BAFTA Award for Most Promising Newcomer. ...more

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Up in the World Norman Wisdom, Lionel Jeffries, Colin Gordon Up in the World is a 1956 comedy film starring Norman Wisdom, Maureen Swanson and Jerry Desmonde, directed by John Paddy Carstairs and produced by Rank. Norman gets a job as a window cleaner in ...more

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The Bulldog Breed Michael Caine, Oliver Reed, Norman Wisdom The Bulldog Breed is a 1960 British comedy film starring Norman Wisdom and directed by Robert Asher.

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Press for Time Helen Mirren, Norman Wisdom, David Lodge Press for Time is a 1966 British comedy film starring Norman Wisdom. The screenplay was written by Eddie Leslie and Norman Wisdom, based on the 1963 novel Yea Yea Yea, by Angus McGill. It was ...more

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Just My Luck Leslie Phillips, Norman Wisdom, Joan Sims Just My Luck is a 1957 British sports comedy film directed by John Paddy Carstairs and starring Norman Wisdom as a worker in a jewellery shop.

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Follow a Star Norman Wisdom, Dick Emery, Jerry Desmonde Follow a Star is a 1959 British comedy film directed by Robert Asher and starring Norman Wisdom.

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Man of the Moment Norman Wisdom, Violet Farebrother, Lana Morris Man of the Moment is a 1955 comedy film starring Norman Wisdom, Belinda Lee, Lana Morris and Jerry Desmonde. The film includes songs sung by the Beverley Sisters, including, "Dreams for ...more

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The Night They Raided Minsky's Britt Ekland, Elliott Gould, Denholm Elliott The Night They Raided Minsky's is a 1968 musical comedy film directed by William Friedkin and produced by Norman Lear. It is a fictional account of the invention of the striptease at Minsky's ...more

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The Sandwich Man Harry H. Corbett, Norman Wisdom, Bernard Cribbins The Sandwich Man is a 1966 British comedy film starring Michael Bentine, Dora Bryan, Harry H. Corbett, Bernard Cribbins, Diana Dors, Norman Wisdom, Terry-Thomas and Ian Hendry. It was written by ...more

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Five Children and It Kenneth Branagh, Eddie Izzard, Freddie Highmore Five Children and It is a 2004 film adaption of the book of the same name, directed by John Stephenson, starring Freddie Highmore, with Zoë Wanamaker, Kenneth Branagh and Eddie Izzard as ...more

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There Was a Crooked Man Susannah York, Norman Wisdom, Andrew Cruickshank There Was a Crooked Man is a 1960 British comedy film directed by Stuart Burge. It starred Norman Wisdom, Alfred Marks, Andrew Cruickshank, Reginald Beckwith, and Susannah York. It is based on ...more

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Evil Calls: The Raven Christopher Walken, Rik Mayall, Norman Wisdom Evil Calls: The Raven is a 2011 British horror film written, produced and directed by Richard Driscoll, starring Rik Mayall, Jason Donovan, Eileen Daly, Norman Wisdom and Robin Askwith. The film ...more

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Expresso Norman Wisdom Expresso is a 10-minute British comedy short film, directed by Martin Nigel Davey and Kevin Powis. Consisting of eight micro-films involving the characters that frequent one table during one day ...more

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What's Good for the Goose Norman Wisdom, David Lodge, Derek Francis What's Good For The Goose, also known as Girl Trouble, is a 1969 British comedy film, and was Norman Wisdom's final starring role in a film. It was written and directed by Menahem Golan. The ...more

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Double X: The Name of the Game Norman Wisdom, Bernard Hill, William Katt Double X: The Name of the Game is a 1992 British thriller film. The screenplay by Shani S. Grewal is based in part on Vengeance, a novel by David Fleming. The film features Norman Wisdom, ...more