Alan Bennett Movies List: Ranked Best To Worst

Prick Up Your Ears
R

Prick Up Your Ears

(1987)
1
0
As:
Writer
Director:
Stephen Frears
Genres:
Biography, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Gary Oldman, Vanessa Redgrave, Wallace Shawn, Alfred Molina, Lindsay Duncan
1
0
The Madness of King George
PG-13

The Madness of King George

(1994)
0
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Director:
Nicholas Hytner
Genres:
History, Drama, Comedy, Biography
Star Cast:
Helen Mirren, Nigel Hawthorne, Ian Holm, Amanda Donohoe
0
0
The Secret Policeman's Other Ball
R

The Secret Policeman's Other Ball

(1982)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself / Various Roles
Director:
Julien Temple
Genres:
Music, Comedy, Documentary
Star Cast:
Tim Brooke-Taylor, Rowan Atkinson, Graham Chapman, John Bird
0
0

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A Private Function
R

A Private Function

(1984)
0
0
As:
Writer
Director:
Malcolm Mowbray
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Maggie Smith, Michael Palin, Denholm Elliott, Tony Haygarth, Richard Griffiths
0
0
Dreamchild
PG

Dreamchild

(1985)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Gavin Millar
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Biography, Romance
Star Cast:
Coral Browne, Ian Holm, Peter Gallagher, Steve Whitmire
0
0
The History Boys
R

The History Boys

(2006)
0
0
As:
Writer
Director:
Nicholas Hytner
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Richard Griffiths, Frances de la Tour, Stephen Campbell Moore, James Corden, Samuel Anderson
0
0
The Lady in the Van
PG-13

The Lady in the Van

(2015)
0
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Director:
Nicholas Hytner
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jim Broadbent, Maggie Smith, James Corden, Alex Jennings, Clare Hammond
0
0
Long Shot

Long Shot

(1978)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Maurice Hatton
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Neville Smith, John Boorman, Stephen Frears, Wim Wenders
0
0
In Love and War
PG-13

In Love and War

(1996)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Porter
Director:
Richard Attenborough
Genres:
Biography, Drama, War, Romance
Star Cast:
Sandra Bullock, Mackenzie Astin, Chris O'Donnell, Margot Steinberg, Alan Bennett
0
0
Every Home Should Have One
R

Every Home Should Have One

(1970)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Jim Clark
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Hy Hazell, Shelley Berman, Marty Feldman, Judy Cornwell
0
0
National Theatre Live: The Habit of Art

National Theatre Live: The Habit of Art

(2010)
0
0
As:
Writer
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Richard Griffiths, Alex Jennings, Adrian Scarborough, Stephen Wight, Philip Childs
0
0
Little Dorrit
G

Little Dorrit

(1987)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Christine Edzard
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Alec Guinness, Derek Jacobi, Joan Greenwood, Max Wall, Patricia Hayes
0
0

TV Movie(s)

One Fine Day

One Fine Day

(1979)
0
0
As:
Writer
Director:
Stephen Frears
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Leslie Sands, Robert Stephens, Dominic Guard, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Dave Allen
0
0
Beyond the Fringe

Beyond the Fringe

(1964)
0
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Various Characters
Director:
Duncan Wood
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
Star Cast:
Dudley Moore, Peter Cook, Jonathan Miller
0
0
Afternoon Off

Afternoon Off

(1979)
0
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Director:
Stephen Frears
Star Cast:
Philip Jackson, Benjamin Whitrow, Henry Man, Angela Morant
0
0
Me! I'm Afraid of Virginia Woolf

Me! I'm Afraid of Virginia Woolf

(1978)
0
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Director:
Stephen Frears
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Neville Smith, Frank Middlemass, Julie Walters, Robert Longden
0
0
An Englishman Abroad

An Englishman Abroad

(1983)
0
0
As:
Writer
Director:
John Schlesinger
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Coral Browne, Alan Bates, Charles Gray, Vernon Dobtcheff, Harold Innocent
0
0
A Day Out

A Day Out

(1972)
1
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Director:
Stephen Frears
Star Cast:
Philip Locke, James Cossins, David Waller, John Normington
1
0
Pleasure at Her Majesty's

Pleasure at Her Majesty's

(1976)
0
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Various
Director:
Jonathan Miller, Roger Graef
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
Star Cast:
Tim Brooke-Taylor, John Cleese, Graham Chapman, Eleanor Bron, Alan Bennett
0
0
Doris and Doreen

Doris and Doreen

(1978)
0
0
As:
Writer
Director:
Stephen Frears
Star Cast:
Prunella Scales, Patricia Routledge, Pete Postlethwaite, Joan Sanderson
0
0
Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland

(1966)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Mouse
Director:
Jonathan Miller
Genres:
Family, Drama, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Eric Idle, Wilfrid Brambell, Finlay Currie, Peter Sellers, Alan Bennett
0
0
The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor

(1982)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Justice Shallow
Director:
David Hugh Jones
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Ben Kingsley, Bryan Marshall, Judy Davis, Richard O'Callaghan
0
0
The Old Crowd

The Old Crowd

(1979)
0
0
As:
Writer
Director:
Lindsay Anderson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Peter Jeffrey, Isabel Dean, John Moffatt, Philip Stone, Frank Grimes
0
0
National Theatre Live: 50 Years on Stage

National Theatre Live: 50 Years on Stage

(2013)
0
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Hector
Star Cast:
Ralph Fiennes, Roger Allam, Jonathan Bailey, Simon Russell Beale, Alan Bennett
0
0
Julie Walters and Friends

Julie Walters and Friends

(1991)
0
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Alasdair Macmillan
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Alan Bleasdale, Julie Walters, Willy Russell, Victoria Wood
0
0
All Day on the Sands

All Day on the Sands

(1979)
0
0
As:
Writer
Director:
Giles Foster
Star Cast:
Jane Freeman, Marjorie Yates, Alun Armstrong, Gary Carp, Susan Hopkins
0
0
Portrait or Bust

Portrait or Bust

(1994)
0
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Jonathan Stedall
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Melvyn Bragg, Lily Bennett, Walter Bennett, Tom Wood
0
0
The Young Visiters

The Young Visiters

(2003)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
David Yates
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Family
Star Cast:
Hugh Laurie, Geoffrey Palmer, Bill Nighy, Jim Broadbent
0
0

Animation(s)

The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends

The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends (1992)

As:
Cast
Genres:
Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Hugh Laurie, Rik Mayall, Pam Ferris, Derek Jacobi
Family Guy
TV-14

Family Guy (1999)

As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Shin, James Purdum, Dominic Bianchi, Pete Michels, John Holmquist
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Adam West, Ben Stiller, Bill Maher, Craig Ferguson, Dakota Fanning
The Willows in Winter

The Willows in Winter (1996)

As:
Cast
Role:
Mole (voice)
Director:
Dave Unwin
Genres:
Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Vanessa Redgrave, Michael Palin, Rik Mayall, Enn Reitel
The Wind in the Willows

The Wind in the Willows (1995)

As:
Cast
Role:
Mole (voice)
Director:
Dave Unwin, Dennis Abey
Genres:
Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Vanessa Redgrave, Michael Palin, Rik Mayall, James Villiers
Mouse and Mole at Christmas Time

Mouse and Mole at Christmas Time (2013)

As:
Cast
Role:
Mole (voice)
Director:
Joy Whitby
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Richard Briers, Imelda Staunton
Meg and Mog

Meg and Mog (2003)

As:
Cast
Role:
Owl (18 episodes, 2003-2004)
Genres:
Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Fay Ripley, Paul Shearer, Phil Cornwell

TV Shows and Videos

Not Only... But Also

Not Only... But Also (1965)

As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Dudley Moore, Spike Milligan, Peter Cook, Ronnie Barker
Objects of Affection

Objects of Affection (1982)

As:
Writer
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Thora Hird, Patricia Routledge, Constance Chapman, Marjorie Yates, Elizabeth Spriggs
BBC2 Play of the Week

BBC2 Play of the Week (1977)

As:
Cast, Writer
Director:
Don Taylor, Alan Cooke, Stephen Frears, Leonard Lewis, David Hugh Jones
Star Cast:
Jeremy Irons, Patrick Stewart, Judi Dench, Richard O'Callaghan, Frederick Treves
Play for Today

Play for Today (1970)

As:
Cast, Writer
Director:
Barry Davis, Alan Clarke, John Mackenzie, Philip Saville, Claude Whatham
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, Billy Connolly, Alison Steadman, Nigel Hawthorne, Tony Caunter
The Saint

The Saint (1962)

As:
Cast
Director:
John Llewellyn Moxey, Ray Austin, John Ainsworth, Jeremy Summers, John Gilling
Genres:
Action, Mystery, Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Oliver Reed, Roger Moore, Arthur Goodman
Fortunes of War

Fortunes of War (1987)

As:
Cast
Director:
James Cellan Jones
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Emma Thompson, Kenneth Branagh, Ronald Pickup, Charles Kay, Mark Drewry
Sunday Night

Sunday Night (1965)

As:
Cast
Director:
Ken Russell, John Boorman
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Leo McKern, Tony Church, Roddy Maude-Roxby, Robert Gillespie
Telling Tales

Telling Tales (2000)

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Himself (10 episodes, 2000)
Star Cast:
Alan Bennett
The South Bank Show

The South Bank Show (1978)

As:
Cast
Role:
Himself / ... (6 episodes, 1979-2010)
Director:
Ken Russell
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Ian McKellen, Peter Hall, Melvyn Bragg, Lenny Henry
ITV Saturday Night Theatre

ITV Saturday Night Theatre (1969)

As:
Cast
Director:
John Jacobs, Marc Miller, Valerie Hanson, Barry Davis, John Sichel
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, Michael Balfour, Madoline Thomas, Sandra Bryant, Diane Cilento
Screen Two

Screen Two (1985)

As:
Writer
Director:
Tristram Powell, Christopher Morahan, Udayan Prasad, Michael Whyte, Jim Goddard
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, Billy Connolly, Geoffrey Chater, Roger Brierley, Bernard Hill
Screen One

Screen One (1985)

As:
Writer
Director:
Les Blair, Robert Young, Robert Bierman, Dewi Humphreys, Christopher Morahan
Genres:
Crime, Romance, Mystery, War, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Billy Connolly, Geraldine James, Alfred Molina, Julie Walters, Paul Brooke

Alan Bennett Awards

BAFTA Awards
Screen One Best Single Drama 1992