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The Best Terry-Thomas Movies

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

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

Examples of films on this list include The Green Man and I'm All Right Jack.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Terry-Thomas movies?" and "What are the greatest Terry-Thomas roles of all time?"
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  • Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines1

    Released1965

    Directed byKen Annakin

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  • Monte Carlo or Bust!2
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    Monte Carlo or Bust!

    Dudley Moore, Tony Curtis

    Released1969

    Directed byKen Annakin, Sam Itzkovitch

    Monte Carlo or Bust! is a 1969 comedy film. The story is based on the Monte Carlo Rally –...  more
  • Private's Progress3
    34
    2

    Private's Progress

    Richard Attenborough, William Hartnell

    Released1956

    Directed byJohn Boulting, Roy Boulting

    Private's Progress is a 1956 British comedy film based on the novel by Alan Hackney. It was...  more
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  • The Green Man4
    28
    2

    The Green Man

    Alastair Sim, Arthur Lowe

    Released1956

    Directed byBasil Dearden, Robert Day

    The Green Man is a 1956 British black comedy film based on the play Meet a Body by Frank...  more
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  • Carlton-Browne of the F.O.5
    31
    9

    Carlton-Browne of the F.O.

    Peter Sellers, Luciana Paluzzi

    Released1959

    Directed byJeffrey Dell, John Boulting, Roy Boulting

    Carlton-Browne of the F.O. is a 1959 British comedy film made by the Boulting Brothers. It...  more
  • Blue Murder at St Trinian's6
    24
    2

    Blue Murder at St Trinian's

    Alastair Sim, Terry Scott

    Released1957

    Directed byFrank Launder

    Blue Murder at St Trinian's is British comedy film set in the fictional St Trinian's School....  more
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  • School for Scoundrels7
    28
    6

    School for Scoundrels

    Dennis Price, Alastair Sim

    Released1960

    Directed byCyril Frankel, Robert Hamer

    School for Scoundrels is a 1960 British comedy film, directed by Robert Hamer, starring Ian...  more
  • Tom Thumb8
    26
    4

    Tom Thumb

    Peter Sellers, Stan Freberg

    Released1958

    Directed byGeorge Pal

    Tom Thumb is a 1958 fantasy-musical film directed by George Pal and released by MGM. The film,...  more
  • Robin Hood9
    24
    4

    Robin Hood

    Ringo Starr, Peter Ustinov

    Released1973

    Directed byWolfgang Reitherman

    Robin Hood is a 1973 American animated film produced by Walt Disney Productions which was...  more

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  • The Mouse on the Moon10
    26
    9

    The Mouse on the Moon

    Frankie Howerd, John Le Mesurier

    Released1963

    Directed byRichard Lester

    The Mouse on the Moon is a 1963 British comedy film, an adaptation of the novel The Mouse on...  more

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  • The Abominable Dr. Phibes11
    17
    2

    The Abominable Dr. Phibes

    Vincent Price, Caroline Munro

    Released1971

    Directed byRobert Fuest

    The Abominable Dr. Phibes is a 1971 British horror film starring Vincent Price and American...  more
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  • Don't Look Now... We're Being Shot At!12
    18
    3

    Released1966

    Directed byGérard Oury

    La Grande Vadrouille is a 1966 French comedy film about two ordinary Frenchmen helping the...  more
  • I'm All Right Jack13
    23
    9

    I'm All Right Jack

    Peter Sellers, Richard Attenborough

    Released1959

    Directed byJohn Boulting, Roy Boulting

    I'm All Right Jack is a 1959 British comedy film directed and produced by John and Roy...  more
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  • Too Many Crooks14
    19
    4

    Too Many Crooks

    Sid James, Bernard Bresslaw

    Released1959

    Directed byMario Zampi

    Too Many Crooks is a 1959 British comedy film about a bunch of inept crooks who kidnap the...  more
  • It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World15
    22
    9

    It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World

    Mickey Rooney, Spencer Tracy

    Released1963

    Directed byStanley Kramer

    It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World is a 1963 American epic comedy film produced and directed by...  more

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  • The Hound of the Baskervilles16
    13
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    The Hound of the Baskervilles

    Dudley Moore, Kenneth Williams

    Released1978

    Directed byPaul Morrissey

    The Hound of the Baskervilles is a 1978 British comedy film spoofing The Hound of the...  more
  • How to Murder Your Wife17
    14
    2

    How to Murder Your Wife

    Jack Lemmon, Virna Lisi

    Released1965

    Directed byRichard Quine

    How to Murder Your Wife is a 1965 American comedy film starring Jack Lemmon and Virna Lisi. It...  more
  • The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm18
    14
    2

    The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm

    Barbara Eden, Yvette Mimieux

    Released1962

    Directed byGeorge Pal, Henry Levin

    The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm is a 1962 American film directed by Henry Levin and...  more
  • Our Man in Marrakesh19
    12
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    Our Man in Marrakesh

    Tony Randall, Senta Berger

    Released1966

    Directed byDon Sharp

    Our Man in Marrakesh is a 1966 British comedy spy film directed by Don Sharp and starring Tony...  more
  • The Naked Truth20
    15
    4

    The Naked Truth

    Peter Sellers, Shirley Eaton

    Released1957

    Directed byMario Zampi

    The Naked Truth is a 1957 British film comedy starring Terry-Thomas, Peter Sellers and Dennis...  more
  • The Last Remake of Beau Geste21
    14
    4

    The Last Remake of Beau Geste

    Ann-Margret, James Earl Jones

    Released1977

    Directed byMarty Feldman

    The Last Remake of Beau Geste is a 1977 American historical comedy film. It starred and was...  more

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  • If All the Women in the World22
    10
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    If All the Women in the World

    Mike Connors, Marilù Tolo

    Released1966

    Directed byHenry Levin

    Kiss the Girls and Make Them Die is a James Bond spoof film released in 1966 as an...  more
  • The Vault of Horror23
    14
    6

    The Vault of Horror

    Tom Baker, Denholm Elliott

    Released1973

    Directed byRoy Ward Baker

    The Vault of Horror is a British anthology horror film made in 1973 by Amicus Productions....  more
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  • Brothers in Law24
    8
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    Brothers in Law

    Richard Attenborough, Eric Barker

    Released1957

    Directed byJohn Boulting, Roy Boulting

    Brothers in Law is a 1957 British comedy film directed by Roy Boulting and starring Richard...  more
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  • Lucky Jim25
    8
    0

    Lucky Jim

    Hugh Griffith, Terry-Thomas

    Released1957

    Directed byJohn Boulting

    Lucky Jim is a 1957 British comedy film directed by John Boulting and starring Ian Carmichael,...  more
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