Brazil | 1985 | Jonathan Pryce Robert De Niro
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Brazil | 1985 | Jonathan Pryce Robert De Niro

Undoubtedly Terry Gilliam’s masterpiece. Visual brilliance combines with snappy satirical humour to create one of the best films of the…
The Optimists of Nine Elms | 1973 | Peter Sellers, Donna Mullane
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The Optimists of Nine Elms | 1973 | Peter Sellers, Donna Mullane

Amusing comedy drama that benefits from both Peter Sellers’s quietly understated, tragi-comedic performance and the musical contributions of Lionel Bart…
Ulysses | 1967 | Barbara Jefford, Milo O’Shea
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Ulysses | 1967 | Barbara Jefford, Milo O’Shea

Set in Dublin over the course of 24 hours, Ulysses is a daring adaptation of James Joyce’s classic literary tome…
Uncle Silas | 1947 | Jean Simmons, Derrick De Marney
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Uncle Silas | 1947 | Jean Simmons, Derrick De Marney

Atmospheric period melodrama starring Jean Simmons as a 17-year-old who goes to live with her uncle (Derrick de Marney) and…
Under Capricorn | 1949 | Ingrid Bergman, Joseph Cotten
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Under Capricorn | 1949 | Ingrid Bergman, Joseph Cotten

Alfred Hitchcock oddity, like a second-rate Gainsborough melodrama transplanted to Australia, in which a drunken Ingrid Bergman, driven to the…
Good Morning, Boys! | 1937 | Will Hay, Martita Hunt
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Good Morning, Boys! | 1937 | Will Hay, Martita Hunt

A flustered incompetent in a mortar board. A gang of crooks foiled by pure luck. It must be Will Hay,…
Charley Moon | 1956 | Max Bygraves, Dennis Price
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Charley Moon | 1956 | Max Bygraves, Dennis Price

Musical starring Max Bygraves as a star who throws up his success to return to the countryside, where he joins…
The Saint In London | 1939 | George Sanders, Sally Gray
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The Saint In London | 1939 | George Sanders, Sally Gray

George Sanders slips into Simon Templar guise for a second time, to track down a gang of counterfeiters who have…
Major Barbara | 1941 | Wendy Hiller, Rex Harrison
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Major Barbara | 1941 | Wendy Hiller, Rex Harrison

David Lean adapts Shaw’s play, casting Wendy Hiller as the Salvation Army major who gradually becomes disillusioned with missionary life…
They Made Me a Fugitive | 1947 | Sally Gray, Trevor Howard
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They Made Me a Fugitive | 1947 | Sally Gray, Trevor Howard

Alberto Cavalcanti made too few British features and this dark thriller caused some anguish on release for its toughness and…
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