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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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Too Many Crooks Sid James, Bernard Bresslaw, Terry-Thomas Too Many Crooks is a 1959 British comedy film about a bunch of inept crooks who kidnap the wrong woman. It stars George Cole as the leader of the gang, Brenda De Banzie as the victim, and ...more

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School for Scoundrels Dennis Price, Alastair Sim, John Le Mesurier School for Scoundrels is a 1960 British comedy film, directed by Robert Hamer, starring Ian Carmichael and Terry-Thomas, and inspired by the "Gamesmanship" series of books by Stephen ...more

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Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines Benny Hill, Red Skelton, Sarah Miles Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines; Or, How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 Hours 11 Minutes is a 1965 British comedy film starring Stuart Whitman, Sarah Miles, Robert Morley, ...more

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Monte Carlo or Bust! Dudley Moore, Tony Curtis, Peter Cook Monte Carlo or Bust! is a 1969 comedy film. The story is based on the Monte Carlo Rally – first raced in 1911 – and the film recalls this general era, set in the 1920s. It is a ...more

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I'm All Right Jack Peter Sellers, Richard Attenborough, Dennis Price I'm All Right Jack is a 1959 British comedy film directed and produced by John and Roy Boulting from a script by Frank Harvey, John Boulting and Alan Hackney based on the novel Private Life by ...more

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It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World Mickey Rooney, Spencer Tracy, Buster Keaton It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World is a 1963 American epic comedy film produced and directed by Stanley Kramer and starring Spencer Tracy with an all-star cast, about the madcap pursuit of $350,000 ...more

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Private's Progress Richard Attenborough, William Hartnell, Dennis Price Private's Progress is a 1956 British comedy film based on the novel by Alan Hackney. It was directed and produced by John and Roy Boulting, from a script by John Boulting and Frank Harvey.

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How to Murder Your Wife Jack Lemmon, Virna Lisi, Claire Trevor How to Murder Your Wife is a 1965 American comedy film starring Jack Lemmon and Virna Lisi. It was directed by Richard Quine, who also directed Lemmon in My Sister Eileen, It Happened to Jane, ...more

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The Green Man Alastair Sim, Arthur Lowe, Dora Bryan The Green Man is a 1956 British black comedy film based on the play Meet a Body by Frank Launder and Sidney Gilliat, who produced and adapted the big-screen version.

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The Naked Truth Peter Sellers, Shirley Eaton, Joan Sims The Naked Truth is a 1957 British film comedy starring Terry-Thomas, Peter Sellers and Dennis Price. Peggy Mount, Shirley Eaton and Joan Sims also appear. It was produced and directed by Mario ...more

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Blue Murder at St Trinian's Alastair Sim, Terry Scott, Lionel Jeffries Blue Murder at St Trinian's is British comedy film set in the fictional St Trinian's School. Directed by Frank Launder and written by him and Sidney Gilliat, it was the second of the series of ...more

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Make Mine Mink Hattie Jacques, Billie Whitelaw, Terry-Thomas Make Mine Mink is a 1960 British comedy farce film directed by Robert Asher and featuring Terry-Thomas, Athene Seyler, Hattie Jacques, Billie Whitelaw, Elspeth Duxbury, Jack Hedley and Raymond ...more

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Robin Hood Ringo Starr, Peter Ustinov, Graham Chapman Robin Hood is a 1973 American animated film produced by Walt Disney Productions which was first released in the United States on November 8, 1973. The 21st animated feature in the Walt Disney ...more

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Tom Thumb Peter Sellers, Stan Freberg, Alan Young Tom Thumb is a 1958 fantasy-musical film directed by George Pal and released by MGM. The film, based on the fairy tale of the same name, is about a tiny man who manages to outwit two thieves ...more

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The Mouse on the Moon Frankie Howerd, John Le Mesurier, Bernard Cribbins The Mouse on the Moon is a 1963 British comedy film, an adaptation of the novel The Mouse on the Moon by Irish author Leonard Wibberley. It was directed by Richard Lester and served as the ...more

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Carlton-Browne of the F.O. Peter Sellers, Luciana Paluzzi, John Le Mesurier Carlton-Browne of the F.O. is a 1959 British comedy film made by the Boulting Brothers. It centres on an inept Foreign Office diplomat who is sent to re-establish good relations with the ...more

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Don't Look Now... We're Being Shot At! Louis de Funès, Bourvil, Terry-Thomas La Grande Vadrouille is a 1966 French comedy film about two ordinary Frenchmen helping the crew of a Royal Air Force bomber shot down over Paris make their way through German-occupied France to ...more

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The Abominable Dr. Phibes Vincent Price, Caroline Munro, Joanna Lumley The Abominable Dr. Phibes is a 1971 British horror film starring Vincent Price and American actor Joseph Cotten. Its art deco sets, dark humour and performance by Price have made the film and ...more

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If All the Women in the World Mike Connors, Marilù Tolo, Terry-Thomas Kiss the Girls and Make Them Die is a James Bond spoof film released in 1966 as an Italian-American co-production between Dino De Laurentiis' Cinematografica and Columbia Pictures. Directed by ...more

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The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm Barbara Eden, Yvette Mimieux, Buddy Hackett The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm is a 1962 American film directed by Henry Levin and George Pal. The latter was the producer and also in charge of the stop motion animation. The film ...more

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The Last Remake of Beau Geste 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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Our Man in Marrakesh Tony Randall, Senta Berger, Herbert Lom Our Man in Marrakesh is a 1966 British comedy spy film directed by Don Sharp and starring Tony Randall, Herbert Lom and Senta Berger.

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Dr. Phibes Rises Again Vincent Price, Peter Cushing, Joseph Cotten Dr. Phibes Rises Again! is a sequel to The Abominable Dr. Phibes. It was directed by Robert Fuest, and stars Vincent Price as Dr. Anton Phibes.

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The Vault of Horror Tom Baker, Denholm Elliott, Anna Massey The Vault of Horror is a British anthology horror film made in 1973 by Amicus Productions. Like the 1972 Amicus film Tales from the Crypt, it is based on stories from the EC Comics series ...more

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Brothers in Law Richard Attenborough, Eric Barker, Miles Malleson Brothers in Law is a 1957 British comedy film directed by Roy Boulting and starring Richard Attenborough, Ian Carmichael, Terry-Thomas and Jill Adams. It is an adaptation of the novel Brothers ...more

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The Hound of the Baskervilles 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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Lucky Jim Hugh Griffith, Terry-Thomas, Ian Carmichael Lucky Jim is a 1957 British comedy film directed by John Boulting and starring Ian Carmichael, Terry-Thomas and Hugh Griffith. It is an adaptation of the 1954 novel Lucky Jim by Kingsley Amis.

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Arabella Virna Lisi, Giancarlo Giannini, Margaret Rutherford Arabella is an Italian film comedy in the English language, starring Virna Lisi, Terry-Thomas and James Fox. It was directed by Mauro Bolognini. The film is a comic farce set in Italy in the ...more

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Danger: Diabolik Michel Piccoli, Marisa Mell, Adolfo Celi Danger: Diabolik is a 1968 Italian-French action film directed by Mario Bava based on the Italian comic character Diabolik. The film is about a criminal named Diabolik who plans large scale ...more

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Munster, Go Home! Yvonne De Carlo, Fred Gwynne, John Carradine Munster, Go Home! is a 1966 American film based on the hit 1960s family television sitcom The Munsters. It was directed by Earl Bellamy, who also directed a number of episodes in the series. The ...more

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Spanish Fly Leslie Phillips, Frank Thornton, Sue Lloyd Spanish Fly is a 1975 British-Spanish comedy film directed by Bob Kellett and starring Terry-Thomas, Leslie Phillips, Graham Armitage, Sue Lloyd and Nadiuska. A British fashion designer heads ...more

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Things to Come George Sanders, Raymond Massey, Ralph Richardson Things to Come is a British science fiction film produced by Alexander Korda and directed by William Cameron Menzies. The film stars Raymond Massey, Ralph Richardson, Cedric Hardwicke, Pearl ...more

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Bachelor Flat Tuesday Weld, Celeste Holm, Richard Beymer Bachelor Flat is a 1962 American comedy film starring Terry-Thomas, Tuesday Weld, Richard Beymer and Celeste Holm. Filmed in CinemaScope in Malibu, the film is a revised version of director ...more

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Where Were You When the Lights Went Out? Morgan Freeman, Doris Day, Jack Klugman Where Were You When the Lights Went Out? is a 1968 American comedy film with Doris Day, directed by Hy Averback. Although it is set in New York City during the infamous Northeast Blackout of ...more

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The Cherry Picker 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

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A Date with a Dream is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Terry-Thomas Movies
A Date with a Dream Norman Wisdom, Terry-Thomas, Jeannie Carson A Date with a Dream is a 1948 British musical comedy film directed by Dicky Leeman and starring Terry-Thomas, Jeannie Carson and Wally Patch. Its plot concerns a wartime group of musical ...more

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Kill or Cure Eric Sykes, Terry-Thomas Kill or Cure is a 1962 British comedy film, in which an inept police officer is called to investigate the strange goings-on at a health club. It was filmed mainly at Aldenham House in Elstree, ...more

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Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon Burl Ives, Troy Donahue, Dennis Price Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon is a 1967 British science fiction comedy film directed by Don Sharp and starring Burl Ives, Troy Donahue, Gert Fröbe and Terry-Thomas. It was released in ...more

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The Brass Monkey Carole Landis, Herbert Lom, Terry-Thomas Brass Monkey or The Brass Monkey is a British comedy thriller with musical asides, directed by Thornton Freeland. It stars Carroll Levis, a radio variety show host and talent scout and American ...more

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Arthur? Arthur! Shelley Winters, Donald Pleasence, Tammy Grimes Arthur? Arthur! is a 1969 British comedy film directed by Samuel Gallu and starring Shelley Winters, Donald Pleasence and Terry-Thomas. The plot follows a dull and unsuccessful inventor who ...more

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Don't Raise the Bridge, Lower the River Jerry Lewis, Patricia Routledge, Bernard Cribbins Don't Raise the Bridge, Lower the River is a British-made comedy film produced by Walter Shenson starring Jerry Lewis and was released on 12 July 1968 by Columbia Pictures. It was based on Max ...more

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Strange Bedfellows Rock Hudson, Gina Lollobrigida, Gig Young Strange Bedfellows is an American comedy film directed by Melvin Frank, starring Rock Hudson, Gina Lollobrigida, Gig Young, and Terry-Thomas, and released by Universal Studios.

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Operation Snatch George Sanders, Ronnie Corbett, Jocelyn Lane Operation Snatch is a British comedy film starring Terry-Thomas and George Sanders and directed by Robert Day. The story takes place in Gibraltar, and is based on a local legend: if the resident ...more

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The Wild Affair Nancy Kwan, Betty Marsden, Jimmy Logan The Wild Affair is a 1963 British comedy film written and directed by John Krish and starring Nancy Kwan, Terry-Thomas, Jimmy Logan, Gladys Morgan, and Betty Marsden.

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A Matter of WHO Honor Blackman, Richard Briers, Terry-Thomas A Matter of WHO is a 1961 British thriller film directed by Don Chaffey and starring Terry-Thomas as a World Health Organisation employee trying to trail the source of a deadly virus. It also ...more

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2000 Years Later is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Terry-Thomas Movies
2000 Years Later Casey Kasem, Pat Harrington, Jr. 2000 Years Later is 1969 comedy/fantasy film written and directed by Bert Tenzer.

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The Thirteen Chairs Orson Welles, Sharon Tate, Vittorio De Sica The Thirteen Chairs is a 1969 comedy film based on The Twelve Chairs, a 1928 satirical novel by the Soviet authors Ilf and Petrov. It was directed by Nicolas Gessner and Luciano Lucignani, and ...more

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It's Your Move Edward G. Robinson, Adolfo Celi, Terry-Thomas It's Your Move is a 1968 Italian comedy film directed by Robert Fiz and starring Edward G. Robinson and Terry-Thomas.