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The Best Spike Milligan Movies  

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

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

Items here include everything from Ghost in the Noonday Sun to The Running Jumping & Standing Still Film.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Spike Milligan movies?" and "What are the greatest Spike Milligan roles of all time?"
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Dudley Moore, Marty Feldman, Peter Cook
The Bed-Sitting Room is a 1969 British comedy film directed by Richard Lester and based on the play of the same name. It was entered into the 19th Berlin International Film Festival. The film is ...more
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Ann-Margret, James Earl Jones, Peter Ustinov
The Last Remake of Beau Geste is a 1977 American historical comedy film. It starred and was also directed and co-written by Marty Feldman. It is a satire loosely based on the novel Beau Geste, a ...more
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Spike Milligan, Jim Dale, Arthur Lowe
Adolf Hitler: My Part in His Downfall is a 1973 film adaptation of the first volume of Spike Milligan's autobiography. It starred Jim Dale as the young Terence "Spike" Milligan. Spike ...more
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David Bowie, John Cleese, Madeline Kahn
Yellowbeard is a 1983 comedy film by Graham Chapman, along with Peter Cook, Bernard McKenna and David Sherlock. It was directed by Mel Damski, and was Marty Feldman's last film appearance.
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Peter Sellers, Peter Boyle, Spike Milligan
Ghost in the Noonday Sun is a 1973 British comedy film, directed by Peter Medak, starring Peter Sellers, Anthony Franciosa and Spike Milligan. The script was written by Evan Jones and Ernest ...more
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Peter Sellers, Spike Milligan, Harry Secombe
Down Among the Z Men is a B/W 1952 British comedy film starring The Goons; Spike Milligan, Peter Sellers, Michael Bentine and Harry Secombe.
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Dudley Moore, Kenneth Williams, Denholm Elliott
The Hound of the Baskervilles is a 1978 British comedy film spoofing The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. It starred Peter Cook as Sherlock Holmes and Dudley Moore as Dr. ...more
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Postman's Knock Spike Milligan, Warren Mitchell, Barbara Shelley
Postman's Knock is a 1962 black and white British comedy film directed by Robert Lynn and starring Spike Milligan, Barbara Shelley, John Wood and Warren Mitchell. A country postman is ...more
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Peter Cook, Barry Humphries, Spike Milligan
The Adventures of Barry McKenzie is a 1972 Australian film starring Barry Crocker, telling the story of an Australian 'yobbo' on his travels to the United Kingdom. Barry McKenzie was originally ...more
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Peter Sellers, Spike Milligan, Harry Secombe
Penny Points to Paradise is a 1951 comedy feature film. The film was the feature film debut of the stars of The Goon Show, Spike Milligan, Harry Secombe and Peter Sellers. The film was directed ...more
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Spike Milligan, Jim Dale, Frank Thornton
Digby, the Biggest Dog in the World is the titular character of a British children's film with dollops of unexpected satire and comedy released in 1973 starring Jim Dale, and directed by Joseph ...more
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Peter Sellers, Dudley Moore, Michael Crawford
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is a 1972 British musical film based on the Lewis Carroll novel of the same name. It had an ensemble cast and a score composed by John Barry. In 1973, the film ...more
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Spike Milligan, Robyn Moore Gibson, Ron Haddrick
Dot and the Kangaroo is an Australian film which combines animation and live-action. Based on the book of the same name by Ethel Pedley.
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Peter Sellers, Spike Milligan, Richard Lester
The Running Jumping & Standing Still Film is a short film directed by Richard Lester and Peter Sellers, in collaboration with Bruce Lacey. The film was released in 1959. It was filmed over ...more
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Sid James, Spike Milligan, Charles Hawtrey
What a Whopper is a 1961 British comedy film, written by Terry Nation, from a story by Jeremy Lloyd and Trevor Peacock. It treats the subject of the Loch Ness Monster in a tongue-in-cheek ...more
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The Big Freeze Bob Hoskins, Donald Pleasence, Spike Milligan
The Big Freeze is a featurette-length film written and directed by Eric Sykes. The action centres on mishaps involving a father and son plumbing team attending to business in sub-zero ...more
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Cucumber Castle Eric Clapton, Mick Jagger, Vincent Price
Cucumber Castle is the 1970 TV special of the Bee Gees.
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The Great McGonagall Peter Sellers, Spike Milligan, John Bluthal
The Great McGonagall is a 1974 British comedy film directed by Joseph McGrath and starring Spike Milligan, Peter Sellers and Julia Foster. It is a humorous biopic of the Scottish poet William ...more
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Raquel Welch, Ringo Starr, Peter Sellers
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Let's Go Crazy Peter Sellers, Spike Milligan, Wallas Eaton
Let's Go Crazy is a 1951 comedy film marking an early appearance of Spike Milligan and Peter Sellers playing multiple roles.
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Lulu, Spike Milligan, Wilfrid Hyde-White
The Cherry Picker is 1974 British drama film directed by Peter Curran and starring Lulu, Bob Sherman, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Spike Milligan, Patrick Cargill, Jack Hulbert, Fiona Curzon, ...more