The Rocking Horse Winner | 1949 | John Mills, Valerie Hobson
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The Rocking Horse Winner | 1949 | John Mills, Valerie Hobson

A faithful adaptation of the tragic D.H. Lawrence story. A young boy gradually discovers that by riding a rocking horse…
The Clairvoyant | 1934 | Claude Rains, Fay Wray
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The Clairvoyant | 1934 | Claude Rains, Fay Wray

A fraudulent psychic (Rains at his creepiest) begins to have terrifying, authentic flashes into the future. The visions, which all…
Lolita | 1962 | Peter Sellers, James Mason
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Lolita | 1962 | Peter Sellers, James Mason

The novel that remains an unquenchable controversy as adapted for the screen by its author, Nabokov. While the novel, though…
Murder! | 1930 | Herbert Marshall, Norah Baring
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Murder! | 1930 | Herbert Marshall, Norah Baring

Alfred Hitchcock uses sound imaginatively in one of his earliest talkies, making the most of Marshall’s mellifluous voice. Marshall plays…
The Spanish Gardener | 1956 | Dirk Bogarde, Jon Whiteley
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The Spanish Gardener | 1956 | Dirk Bogarde, Jon Whiteley

Adapted from AJ Cronin’s novel, The Spanish Gardener is the story of a minor diplomat, played by Michael Hordern, who…
On Her Majesty’s Secret Service | 1969 | George Lazenby, Diana Rigg
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On Her Majesty’s Secret Service | 1969 | George Lazenby, Diana Rigg

George Lazenby briefly steps into 007’s shoes and the result is one of the best films in the series. Supported…
The Man Who Haunted Himself | 1970 | Roger Moore, Hildegard Neil
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The Man Who Haunted Himself | 1970 | Roger Moore, Hildegard Neil

Roger Moore is the businessman who, after a road accident, discovers that his doppelganger has taken his place at work…
Winslow Boy, The | 1948 | Robert Donat, Cedric Hardwicke
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Winslow Boy, The | 1948 | Robert Donat, Cedric Hardwicke

Adapted from his play by Terence Rattigan, this film assembled the cream of the talent available in post-war Britain to…
Bank Holiday | 1938 | John Lodge, Margaret Lockwood
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Bank Holiday | 1938 | John Lodge, Margaret Lockwood

Insubstantial but amusing ensemble piece following the adventures of a bunch of characters stranded in Brighton on a bank holiday.…
Franchise Affair, The | 1951 | Michael Denison, Dulcie Gray
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Franchise Affair, The | 1951 | Michael Denison, Dulcie Gray

Mystery starring Dulcie Gray and Marjorie Fielding as a mother and daughter who are accused by 15-year-old Ann Stephens of…
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