The Big Job | 1965 | Sid James, Sylvia Syms
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The Big Job | 1965 | Sid James, Sylvia Syms

Comedy that has more than a touch of the Carry Ons about it, not least a cast that includes those…
Quatermass II | 1957 | Brian Donlevy, John Longden,
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Quatermass II | 1957 | Brian Donlevy, John Longden,

Rampant paranoia and corruption are the order of the day, as Professor Quatermass is ensnared in a sinister high-level alien…
Far from the Madding Crowd | 1967 | Julie Christie, Terence Stamp
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Far from the Madding Crowd | 1967 | Julie Christie, Terence Stamp

John Schlesinger’s handsome takes on Thomas Hardy’s novel about the profound effect a beautiful and liberated woman has on three…
Up the Junction | 1968 | Suzy Kendall, Dennis Waterman,
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Up the Junction | 1968 | Suzy Kendall, Dennis Waterman,

An adaptation of Ken Loach’s television docu-drama made three years earlier, itself based on the Dunn novel. Upper-class Chelsea girl…
10 Rillington Place | 1971 | Richard Attenborough, John Hurt
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10 Rillington Place | 1971 | Richard Attenborough, John Hurt

Based on the book by Ludovic Kennedy, 10 Rillington Place tells the true story of John Christie (Attenborough), an unprepossessing…
School for Scoundrels | 1960 | Ian Carmichael, Terry-Thomas
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School for Scoundrels | 1960 | Ian Carmichael, Terry-Thomas

It is fitting than the final great British 1950s comedy actually came out in 1960. Perpetual innocent Ian Carmichael and…
The Italian Job | 1969 | Michael Caine, Noël Coward
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The Italian Job | 1969 | Michael Caine, Noël Coward

Michael Caine brings his trademark Cockney charm to this landmark in Euro-sceptic entertainment. Loaded with gags, girls, cars and gold…
X: The Unknown | Hammer 1956 | Dean Jagger, Leo McKern
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X: The Unknown | Hammer 1956 | Dean Jagger, Leo McKern

When troops practice locating fallout in a remote Scottish quarry, an apparently bottomless fissure opens in the Earth, critically injuring…
The Card | 1952 | Alec Guinness, Valerie Hobson
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The Card | 1952 | Alec Guinness, Valerie Hobson

Curiously ineffective Alec Guinness vehicle which takes full advantage of its star’s charisma, but adds little to the traditional rags-to-riches…
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