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Oliver Reed
February 13, 1938 - May 2, 1999 (age 61)
Robert Oliver Reed (13 February 1938 – 2 May 1999) was an English actor known for his upper-middle class, macho image, hellraiser lifestyle, and "tough guy" roles. Notable films include The Trap (1966), Oliver! (1968), Women in Love (1969), Hannibal Brooks (1969), The Devils (1971), The Three Musketeers (1973), Tommy (1975), Lion of the Desert (1981), Castaway (1986), The Adventures of Baron Munchausen... full bio
The Brood
[1979]
 
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Movie | Horror, Sci-Fi | 1h 32min
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A man tries to uncover an unconventional psychologist's therapy techniques on his institutionalized wife, amidst a series of brutal murders.
Tommy
[1975]
 
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Movie | Drama, Musical | 1h 51min
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A psychosomatically deaf, dumb and blind boy becomes a master pinball player and, subsequently, the object of a religious cult.
The Three Musketeers
[1973]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure | 1h 46min
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A young swordsman comes to Paris and faces villains, romance, adventure and intrigue with three Musketeer friends.
Lion of the Desert
[1980]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama, History | 2h 53min
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In the Fascist Italy Pre-World War II of Benito Mussolini, the cruel General Rodolfo Graziani is directly assigned by Il Duce to fight in the colonial war in Libya to vanquish the Arab nation. However, his troops are frequently defeated by the national leader Omar Mukhtar and his army of Bedouins. But the Butcher of Ethiopia and Libya uses a dirty war against the natives, slaughtering children, women... see more
The Devils
[1971]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama, History | 1h 51min
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In 17th-century France, Father Urbain Grandier seeks to protect the city of Loudun from the corrupt establishment of Cardinal Richelieu. Hysteria occurs within the city when he is accused of witchcraft by a sexually repressed nun.
Movie | Adventure, History | 1h 48min
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The Four Musketeers defend the queen and her dressmaker from Cardinal Richelieu and Milady de Winter.
Burnt Offerings
[1976]
 
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Movie | Horror, Mystery, Thriller | 1h 56min
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A family moves into an old, haunted house that regenerates itself by feeding off of the life forces of its injured occupants.
Treasure Island
[1990]
 
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TV Movie | Action, Adventure, Crime | 2h 12min
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The treasure seeking adventures of young Jim Hawkins and pirate captain Long John Silver.
Women in Love
[1969]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance | 2h 11min
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Two best friends fall in love with a pair of women, but the relationships soon go in very different directions.
Condorman
[1981]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 1h 30min
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Cartoonist Woody becomes the superhero he draws. Using his gadgets he helps a Soviet spy defect to the West.
The Return of the Musketeers
[1989]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 1h 42min
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It's 1649: Mazarin hires the impoverished D'Artagnan to find the other musketeers: Cromwell has overthrown the English king, so Mazarin fears revolt, particularly from the popular Beaufort. Porthos, bored with riches and wanting a title, signs on, but Aramis, an abbé, and Athos, a brawler raising an intellectual son, assist Beaufort in secret. When they fail to halt Beaufort's escape from prison,... see more
Castaway
[1986]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Drama | 1h 57min
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Middle-aged Gerald Kingsland advertises in a London paper for a female companion to spend a year with him on a desert island. The young Lucy Irvine takes a chance on contacting him and after a couple of meetings they decide to go ahead. Once on the island things prove a lot less idyllic than in the movies, and gradually it becomes clear that it is Lucy who has the desire and the strength to try and... see more
The Curse of the Werewolf
[1961]
 
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Movie | Horror | 1h 33min
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In Spain, Leon is born on Christmas day to a mute servant girl who was raped by a beggar. His mother dies giving birth and he is looked after by Don Alfredo. As a child Leon becomes a werewolf after having been taken hunting. As a young man, he works in a wine cellar and falls in love with the owner's daughter Cristina. One full moon, he again turns into a werewolf and terrifies the town.
Venom
[1981]
 
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Movie | Horror, Thriller | 1h 32min
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Terrorists in the process of kidnapping a child, get trapped in a house with an extremely deadly snake.
The Hunting Party
[1971]
 
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Movie | Action, Drama, Western | 1h 51min
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A ruthless rancher, and his gang, use extremely long range rifles to kill the men who kidnapped his infidel wife.
The Assassination Bureau
[1969]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 1h 50min
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The Assassination Bureau has existed for decades (perhaps centuries) until Diana Rigg begins to investigate it. The high moral standing of the Bureau (only killing those who deserve it) is called into question by her. She puts out a contract for the Bureau to assassinate its leader on the eve of World War I.
Jeremiah
[1998]
 
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TV Movie | Biography, Drama, History | 1h 30min
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The young Jeremiah grows up in a priest's family in the village of Anathoth, near Jerusalem. God appears to Jeremiah in different human guises on several occasions, and makes it clear to him that he has been selected to announce God's message to the people of Jerusalem: a mighty ruler from the north will attack the Kingdom of Judah if the people there continue to worship false idols, and fail to remember... see more
Paranoiac
[1963]
 
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Movie | Drama, Horror, Mystery | 1h 20min
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Loosely based on Josephine Tey's "Brat Farrar;" a man long believed dead returns to the family estate to claim his inheritance.
Crossed Swords
[1977]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Comedy, Drama | 1h 53min
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A poor boy and the Prince of Wales exchange identities, but events force the pair to experience each other's lives as well.
The Lady and the Highwayman
[1989]
 
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TV Movie | Adventure, Drama, History | 1h 30min
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Swashbuckling tale of romance, betrayal, jealousy, banditry, murder and court intrigue set in the 1660s, during the Restoration to the English throne of King Charles II.
The Trap
[1966]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Drama, Romance | 1h 46min
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A fur trapper takes a mute girl as his unwilling wife to live with him in his remote cabin in the woods.
The Shuttered Room
[1967]
 
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Movie | Horror | 1h 39min
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A series of horrific murders is traced to a creature that inhabits a very strange house.
Blood in the Streets
[1973]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 1h 51min
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An Italian official's wife is kidnapped, and the kidnappers demand that a notorious prisoner be released in order for the man to get his wife back. He gets the man released--but then kidnaps him himself, in order to ensure that the man's colleagues don't kill his wife. Enraged, the gang sets out to free their compatriot and kill the man who took him.
Movie | Comedy, Western | 1h 42min
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Sam Longwood, a frontiersman who has seen better days, spies the gold-mine partner, Jack Colby, who ran off with all the gold from a mine they were prospecting fifteen years earlier. He tells his other partners from that time, Joe Knox and Billy, and they confront Colby demanding not only the thousand dollars he took but an addition fifty-nine thousand for their trouble. After being thwarted in this... see more
Hannibal Brooks
[1969]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Comedy, War | 1h 41min
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A prisoner of war working at a zoo gets the chance to escape from the Germans, so he does and he takes with him the elephant that he's been caring for. Together they head for the Swiss border and freedom.
Hired to Kill
[1990]
 
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Movie | Action, Thriller | 1h 31min
A fashion photographer and seven models travel to a South American island fortress, ostensibly to do a fashion shoot. In reality, the photographer is a mercenary and their job is to free an imprisoned rebel leader.
A Ghost in Monte Carlo
[1990]
 
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TV Movie | Drama, Romance | 1h 31min
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Weary of her very public life in Paris, an aging courtesan takes her orphaned niece from her convent home and relocates to Monte Carlo to begin a new life. Determined to bury the past, the courtesan Madame Bluet becomes the respectable Countess de Secret, and her niece Mistral, Mademoiselle Phantome. Soon, the secretive Countess and the beautiful Mlle. Phantome are the talk of Monte Carlo. Mistral... see more
Sitting Target
[1972]
 
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Movie | Action, Crime, Drama | 1h 33min
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Imprisoned Harry Lomart is a vicious, brute of a man and yet he is prepared to do his long jail term as he is confident that on his release his beautiful wife Pat will be waiting for him, but a visit from Pat brings him his worst nightmare.
Spasms
[1983]
 
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Movie | Horror, Sci-Fi | 1h 30min
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A gigantic serpent is captured on a remote island and shipped to an American college for experimentation. A British millionaire and an American scientist find themselves in hot pursuit of the beast when it escapes from captivity and starts to kill innocent people.
Fanny Hill
[1983]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 38min
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Happily engaged to her handsome fiance, Charles, Fanny is soon hit with one misfortune after another until she is forced to become a prostitute to survive. This is the story, with many erotic asides, of her struggle to regain her pride in herself and find happiness in life once again.
Severed Ties
[1992]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi | 1h 32min
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When a regeneration experiment on his severed arm grows a deadly reptilian creature instead of a limb, a mad scientist uses the serum on homeless crippled veterans to create an army and get his research back from his evil mother.
Prisoner of Honor
[1991]
 
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TV Movie | Biography, Drama | 1h 28min
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"Prisoner of Honor" documents the French Dreyfus Affair that saw a French Captain sent to Devils' Island for espionage near the end of the nineteenth century. Richard Dreyfuss plays Colonel Picquart who is given the job of justifying Dreyfus' sentence. Instead, he discovers that Dreyfus, a Jew, was merely a convenient scapegoat for the actions of the true culprit, a member of the French General staff... see more
Movie | Adventure | 1h 37min
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The Incredible Adventures of Marco Polo on His Journeys to the Ends of the Earth
Z.P.G.
[1972]
 
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Movie | Sci-Fi, Thriller | 1h 37min
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In the not too distant future, a very smoggy and overpopulated Earth government makes it illegal to have children for a generation. One couple, unsatisfied with their substitute robot baby, breaks the rules and gets in a lot of trouble. (Z.P.G. stands for Zero Population Growth.)
The House of Usher
[1989]
 
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Movie | Horror | 1h 32min
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An updated version of the classic horror tale by Edgar Allen Poe. Ryan and his girlfriend Molly are going to visit Ryan's uncle, Roderick Usher, at his mansion. They find, however, that Roderick's brother Walter has gone insane, and Roderick himself isn't far behind. Can Ryan and Molly escape from the doomed mansion before the curse of Usher claims them as well?
Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 37min
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Advertising golden boy Andrew Quint is fed up with his fabulously successful life. In very dramatic fashion, he quits his job to return to writing for a small literary magazine. He wants to leave his former life behind, going as far as saying good-bye to his wife and mistresses. He finds, however, that it's not so easy to escape the past.
Black Arrow
[1985]
 
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TV Movie | Adventure, History | 1h 30min
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In 15th century England, a civil war called Wars of the Roses is being fought between two rival houses who want the throne. Fresh from battle, a knight finds his family dead. He joins the outlaws led by the Black Arrow to seek justice.
The Triple Echo
[1972]
 
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Movie | Drama, War | 1h 30min
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Deserting soldier dresses as a woman to escape detection; liking the female role he goes to a dance with another soldier and is exposed.
Skeleton Coast
[1988]
 
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Movie | Action, History, War | 1h 38min
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During the Angola Civil War, CIA agent Michael Smith is captured by the Communists, prompting a rescue mission organized by his father aided by hired mercenaries.
The Jokers
[1967]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 34min
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The Tremayne bothers decide to steal the Crown Jewels from the Tower of London - not for criminal purposes, but to make themselves famous.
Tomorrow Never Comes
[1978]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama | 1h 49min
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Coming back from an extended business trip, Frank discovers that his girlfriend Janie is now working at a new resort hotel where the owner has given her a permanent place to stay, as well as other gifts, in exchange for her affections. In the course of fighting over this development, tensions between Frank and Janie escalate out of control until he is holding her hostage in a standoff with the police... see more
The Sell-Out
[1976]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 28min
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While vacationing in Lebanon, a former secret agent finds he has been marked for assassination.
Dr. Heckyl and Mr. Hype
[1980]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Horror | 1h 39min
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An ugly, misshapen podiatrist ingests a formula made by a colleague and turns into a handsome, devil-may-care (but violent) ladies' man.
Captive
[1986]
 
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Movie | Crime, Thriller | 1h 38min
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The daughter of an international tycoon is kidnapped by a trio of abductors who seek to mold her to their lifestyle.
The Girl-Getters
[1964]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 33min
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In a seaside village, a group of local young men mingle among the seasonal tourists in search of sexual conquests. Near the end of one summer, the leader of the group, Tinker, a strolling photographer, aims to conquer a fashion model from a well-to-do family, but he finds himself unexpectedly falling in love. The tables thus turned, Tinker begins to see that maybe it's not the tourists who are being... see more
Rage to Kill
[1988]
 
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Movie | Action | 1h 33min
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Race-car driver Blaine Striker grows concerned about his younger brother, a student at a medical school on the Caribbean island of St. Heron. General Turner has led a violent coup on this island and may be planning to blow up the school in order to blame the destruction on counterrevolutionaries. Striker infiltrates St. Heron, is captured, stripped to his tighty-whiteys, and electrotortured. He escapes... see more
The Revenger
[1989]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Drama | 1h 27min
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Mike Teller, with the help of Harry Crawford, must retrieve Mike's wife, Lisa from the clutches of Jack Fisher over a matter of $500,000.
Movie | Drama | 1h 45min
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A secretary takes her boss's car for the holiday in the Mediteranean, oddly retracing a journey she has not taken, and is recognized by people she has not met before. When a body turns up in her trunk, things get serious.
Master of Dragonard Hill
[1987]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Drama | 1h 33min
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1747, on the lush Caribbean island of St. Kitts, landowner Richard Abdee is living peacefully when he is offered the job of governor by the evil temptress, Arabella.
Captive Rage
[1988]
 
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Movie | Action, Drama | 1h 39min
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An innocent group of college girls become the pawns in a deadly game of revenge when a South American cocaine baron retaliates against the chief of an American intelligence agency for jailing his son on drug charges.
Panama Sugar
[1990]
 
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Movie | 1h 50min
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Al-mas' Ala Al-Kubra
[1983]
 
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Movie | 2h 50min
This film is about the 1920 revolution in Iraq against the English occupation.
Dragonard
[1987]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 33min
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In 1747, a handsome but rebellious Scotsman named Richard Abdee is auctioned off as a slave on a Caribbean island controlled by French and British sugar-planters. When caught having sex with his owner's wife, Abdee is given 100 lashes with the dreaded "dragonard" whip. This sentence is meant to be fatal but Abdee survives and later joins in a slave revolt which puts an end to the island's era of savage... see more
Take a Girl Like You
[1969]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 41min
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Young Jenny heads to the South of England to start a new career as a school teacher. Even before she has had a chance to settle in she meets Patrick, one of the local "lads". Within a short time she has her hands full when a number of the local boys take a liking to her. But who will be the lucky one who wins her affections?
The Ransom
[1977]
 
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Movie | Crime, Thriller | 1h 30min
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A Native American travels around a resort town, murdering cops and rich people with a high-powered crossbow, while demanding that the town's richest residents pay him money to stop the killings.
The Class of Miss MacMichael
[1978]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 34min
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In the tradition of classic classroom dramas such as "To Sir, With Love," comes the story of dedicated teacher Conor MacMichael (Glenda Jackson), who tries to reach out and give to her pupils, juvenile delinquents, at a London alternative school.
A Touch of the Sun
[1979]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 25min
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A bumbling US marine Captain is assigned to retrieve a space capsule from a despotic African ruler.
The Brigand of Kandahar
[1965]
 
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Movie | Adventure | 1h 21min
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The British army fights off rampaging locals in 1850s India.
The Crimson Blade
[1963]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Drama, History | 1h 23min
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In 1648, during the English Civil War, Captain Sylvester switches sides between the Parliamentary and Royalist camps as his interests dictate, while King Charles I is on the run from Oliver Cromwell's troops.
The Party's Over
[1965]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 34min
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An American businessman visits London and is horrified to discover his nubile teenage daughter has become involved with a gang of thuggish "beatniks". Her involvement leads to wild parties, sex, death and necrophilia.
Dirty Weekend
[1973]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 1h 47min
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A man and his mistress have just taken off for a weekend romp when they're kidnapped by a trio of bank robbers. They wind up becoming media "stars" as police and reporters follow them. They all wind up at the beat-up shack of a cranky old codger, with the police surrounding them and the robbers threatening to kill everybody.
Blueblood
[1974]
 
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Movie | Drama, Horror | 1h 30min
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An unusually nasty butler takes over the possessions of his degenerate master by means of witchcraft.
Fury
[1973]
 
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Movie | Drama, History | 1h 52min
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Based on Lermontov's novel Vadim, this costume drama, set in Russia during the 1700s, chronicles the battle between a vengeful, anarchic peasant and the tyrannical landowner who killed his mother and father.
The World of Hammer
[1990]
 
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TV Series | Documentary | 25min
Series narrated by Oliver Reed featuring the finest moments from Hammer's classic horror movies alongside clips from the company's acclaimed war films, costume dramas, comedies and much more.
Die Tunnelgangster von Berlin
[1996]
 
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TV Movie | Crime, Thriller | 1h 26min
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A group of criminals storm into a Berlin Bank and escape through a tunnel, which they built earlier.
R3
[1964]
 
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TV Series | Drama, Sci-Fi | 50min
The adventures of the staff of Research Centre Number Three (R3), headed by director Sir Michael Gerrard, and its trouble-shooting department the Consultancy Service, run by Philip Boult. They dealt with all manner of scientific ideas and issues, including drugs, new technology, space flight, and undersea exploration.
Gladiator
[2000]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Drama | 2h 35min
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When a Roman General is betrayed, and his family murdered by an emperor's corrupt son, he comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek revenge.
Movie | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy | 2h 6min
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An account of Baron Munchausen's supposed travels and fantastical experiences with his band of misfits.
Oliver!
[1968]
 
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Movie | Drama, Family, Musical | 2h 33min
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Young Oliver Twist runs away from an orphanage and meets a group of boys trained to be pickpockets by an elderly mentor.
Funny Bones
[1995]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 2h 8min
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An unsuccessful comedian uncovers a family secret and learns the true price of letting inherent talent shine.
The Pit and the Pendulum
[1991]
 
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Movie | Horror, Romance | 1h 37min
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It is the time of the Spanish Inquisition. Maria does not like what is going on during the "Auto De Fe". When she speaks out, she is arrested and accused of being a witch. Torquemada has plans for her! He orders her tortured, and her tongue to be cut out. Her husband attempts to free her...
Bunny Lake Is Missing
[1965]
 
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Movie | Mystery, Thriller | 1h 47min
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A woman reports that her young daughter is missing, but there seems to be no evidence that she ever existed.
Two of a Kind
[1983]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance | 1h 28min
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God has had just about enough of the human's attitude so he will destroy the planet very soon. It is up to a struggling inventor and a bank teller, both with very amateur criminal minds, to save the world...
The Big Sleep
[1978]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 1h 39min
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Grizzled American private detective in England investigates a complicated case of blackmail turned murder involving a rich but honest elderly general, his two loose socialite daughters, a pornographer and a gangster.
Return to Lonesome Dove
[1993]
 
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Mini Series | Drama, Western | 5h 22min
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Captain Call has just buried Gus at Lonesome Dove and plans to head back to his ranch in Montana. Looking at a herd of wild Mustangs, he decides to drive them north with the help of Isom and Gideon Walker. Gideon hires Agostina Vega...
The Saint
[1962]
 
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TV Series | Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller | 50min
Simon Templar (Sir Roger Moore), a wealthy adventurer known as The Saint, travels around tin his white Volvo P1800S.
The League of Gentlemen
[1960]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Thriller | 1h 56min
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A disgruntled veteran recruits a group of disgraced colleagues to perform a bank robbery with military precision.
The Misfit Brigade
[1987]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Drama | 1h 39min
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War story of the 27th Panzers, Hitler's heavy-duty combat regiment composed of prisoners. In 1943, this motley tank crew is sent on a suicide mission behind enemy lines to destroy a Soviet train that's carrying fuel for the Red Army.
The Sting II
[1983]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 42min
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Lonnegan is planning to get back at Gondorff and Hooker for bilking him out of half a million. At the same time Gondorff and Hooker are planning their next caper. And their mark is a man named Macalinski, who makes Lonnegan look like a pussycat. There con is boxing match and Hooker is the fighter whom they have to make look good but Macalinski needs some convincing, and Hooker is a little rusty.
Ten Little Indians
[1974]
 
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Movie | Crime, Mystery, Thriller | 1h 38min
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Ten people are invited to a hotel in the Iranian desert, only to find that an unseen person is killing them one by one. Could one of them be the killer?
Gor
[1987]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Fantasy | 1h 34min
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American professor Tarl Cabot is transported via a magical ring to planet Gor, where he must help an oppressed country overthrow its evil king and his barbarian henchmen.
These Are the Damned
[1963]
 
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Movie | Drama, Fantasy, Horror | 1h 27min
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An American tourist, a youth gang leader, and his troubled sister find themselves trapped in a top secret government facility experimenting on children.
Mahler
[1974]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama, Music | 1h 55min
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Composer Gustav Mahler's life, told in a series of flashbacks as he and his wife discuss their failing marriage during a train journey.
Lisztomania
[1975]
 
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Movie | Biography, Comedy, Music | 1h 43min
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Composer and pianist Franz Liszt attempts to overcome his hedonistic lifestyle while repeatedly being drawn back into it by the many women in his life and fellow composer Richard Wagner.
Parting Shots
[1998]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Romance | 1h 39min
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After learning he is dying from cancer an failed photographer illegally buys a pistol and decides to go vigilante and get his revenge on all those who have made his life a misery.
The Big Fat Anniversary Quiz
[2007]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy, Game-Show | 1h 40min
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Night Creatures
[1962]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Horror | 1h 22min
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In 18th-century England, the Royal Crown sends Royal Navy Captain Collier and his crew to investigate reports of illegal smuggling and bootlegging in a coastal town where locals believe in Marsh Phantoms.
Royal Flash
[1975]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Comedy, History | 1h 42min
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Ne'er-do-well Harry Flashman is coerced by Otto von Bismark into impersonating a prince.
The 72nd Annual Academy Awards
[2000]
 
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TV Special | Family
2000's Oscars. The 72nd annual event was hosted by Billy Crystal. Films contending for the awards (Best Picture) includes: American Beauty (1999), The Sixth Sense (1999), The Insider (1999), The Cider House Rules (1999) and The Green Mile (1999). Other categories had movies such as The Matrix (1999), Topsy-Turvy (1999), Being John Malkovich (1999), among others as nominees.
The Two Faces of Dr. Jekyll
[1960]
 
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Movie | Horror | 1h 28min
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Dr. Henry Jekyll experiments with scientific means of revealing the hidden, dark side of man and releases a murderer from within himself.
The Bruce
[1996]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama, History | 1h 47min
In the early 14th century, Scottish warrior and Earl Robert the Bruce is crowned King of Scots, leading Scotland during the First War of Scottish Independence against England.
The Square Peg
[1958]
 
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Movie | Comedy, War | 1h 25min
A British road repairman gets into a feud with the Army, gets drafted and is mistakenly parachuted into Nazi occupied France where his physical resemblance to the local German commandant triggers a hilarious chain reaction.
Christopher Columbus
[1985]
 
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Mini Series | Adventure, Biography, Drama | 6h
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After his proposal to sail west to the East Indies is rejected by Portugal, Columbus overcomes court intrigue in Spain to gain support for his expedition.
The Angry Silence
[1960]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 35min
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A young factory worker decides to stand up against his work-mates and fellow union members when they want to hold a wildcat strike.
Orpheus & Eurydice
[2000]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Drama | 2h 4min
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Retelling one of the most famous Greek myths, Orpheus and Eurydice is considered the ultimate tragic love story. Orpheus, believed to be the son of Apollo, fell in love with beautiful Eurydice. However, their love was not meant to last.
Sword of Sherwood Forest
[1960]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Drama, History | 1h 20min
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While King Richard is away at the Crusades, some Nottingham nobles and their Sheriff plot to confiscate estates of fallen Crusaders but Robin Hood and Maid Marian foil their plan.
Call Me Genius
[1961]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 45min
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Anthony Hancock gives up his office job to become an abstract artist. He has a lot of enthusiasm, but little talent, and critics scorn his work. Nevertheless, he impresses an emerging very talented artist.
Wild for Kicks
[1960]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 23min
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Paul, a divorced architect, marries Nichole, a woman from Paris. His teen daughter Jenny has fallen in with the English beatnik scene and likes to hang out in cave-like clubs to listen to jazz and rudimentary rock'n'roll. Jenny takes an immediate dislike to her step mother, who is not that much older than she, and goes out of her way to make life miserable for Nichole. When Jenny discovers that Nichole... see more
The Pirates of Blood River
[1962]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Drama | 1h 27min
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A group of ruthless pirates attack a 17th Century Huguenot settlement on the Isle of Devon in search of treasure and will stop at nothing to obtain it.
Parkinson
[1971]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | 50min
Journalist Michael Parkinson interviews a broad range of the most famous people in the world.
The Bulldog Breed
[1960]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 37min
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When he is crossed in love, grocers assistant Norman Puckle joins the Navy, where he is recruited to man the first British rocket.
Celebrity Naked Ambition
[2003]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 45min
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Documentary looking at how nudity has been used in the movies, sometimes shrewdly and other times without thought.
Documentary | Documentary, Horror, Short | 33min
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Starting with The Wolf Man (in 1941), Universal Studios made five movies featuring The Wolf Man, a character portrayed by Lon Chaney, Jr. Monster by Moonlight! explores these movies. Rick Baker explains how the make-up was done on Chaney's character. Screenwriter Curtis Siodmak took very little from earlier werewolf legends, providing his own story for some of the films. This documentary displays clips... see more
Blind Justice
[1988]
 
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Movie | 1h 50min
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When the British territory of Southern Rhodesia issues a unilateral declaration of independence in 1965, it means freedom and hope for some; despair, fear, and death for others. The one thing certain is that nobody can escape the changes it will bring - least of all Joseph Mahoney, the last colonial commissioner in Kariba Gorge, who finds himself charged with a vast region thrown into turmoil as UDI... see more
Upstairs and Downstairs
[1959]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 41min
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On marrying the boss's daughter, Richard takes his father-in-law's advice to hire a live-in domestic. He soon finds good help is hard to come by. Run-ins follow with dipsomaniacs, bank robbers, a Welsh lass who takes one look at London and runs, and an Italian charmer who turns the place into a bawdy house. Then when Ingrid arrives from Sweden things actually start to get complicated.
No Love for Johnnie
[1961]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 50min
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Johnnie Byrne is a member of the British Parliament. In his 40s, he's feeling frustrated with his life and his personal as well as professional problems tower up over him. His desires to win the next election are endangered by his constant looking for love and he is faced with the choice of giving up a career in politics or giving up the woman he loves.
The Invisible Man
[1958]
 
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TV Series | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller | 30min
British scientist Peter Brady, while working on an invisibility formula, suffers a tragic accident which turns himself invisible. Unfortunately, there is no antidote, so, while working on a method to regain his visibility, he undertakes missions for his government stopping bad guys.
The Captain's Table
[1959]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 30min
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A ship's captain is promoted by his company from tramp steamers to their flagship passenger liner. Although he is a thoroughly competent sailor ready to take charge of such a ship, he is less prepared for the social duties the new position involves, not least the way he becomes the target for all the comely unattached women on board.
The Word
[1990]
 
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TV Series | 1h
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The show that pushed forward the boundries of youth TV, always coming close to going too far.
His and Hers
[1961]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 30min
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Omnibus
[1967]
 
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TV Series | Biography, Documentary, Music
Arts documentary series with concerts and experimental dramatizations.
Masquerade
[1983]
 
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TV Series | Adventure, Thriller | 1h
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An intelligence organization recruits civilian specialists for individual missions requiring their skills.
Life Is a Circus
[1960]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 24min
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The employees of an ailing circus find Aladdin's magic lamp and decide to use it to save the organization.
Hello London
[1958]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Musical | 1h 18min
The Third Man
[1959]
 
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TV Series | Crime, Drama | 30min
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Harry Lime makes money dealing art and solves crime to save his life.
Court Martial
[1965]
 
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TV Series | Crime, Drama | 1h
During World War II this crack team from the Judge Advocate General's office investigates crime all over Europe and then proceeds to the court-martial itself.
This Is Your Life
[1969]
 
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TV Series | Biography, Documentary | 25min
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Eamonn Andrews (later Michael Aspel) surprises celebrities by presenting them with the Big Red Book before taking them into the studio to tell viewers the story of their life, featuring guest appearances by members of their family, friends and colleagues.
Tonight Live with Steve Vizard
[1990]
 
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TV Series | Comedy
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Tax Shelter Terrors
[2017]
 
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Documentary | Documentary
A look how the Canadian Government tax incentives helped develop Canada's horror and exploitation film industry.
Comic Relief
[1995]
 
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TV Special | Comedy
Documentary | Documentary | 3h 17min
Empire of the Censors
[1995]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 2h
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The history of film and video censorship in Great Britain.
TV's Believe It or Not
[2008]
 
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Documentary | Comedy, Documentary | 1h 57min
A look at some extraordinary moments in television history.
Documentary | 59min
Through interviews and archive footage, this video details the history of the rock opera TOMMY, including the album, the movie and the broadway musical.
Cinema
[1964]
 
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TV Series | Documentary | 30min
Weekly film magazine, featuring film reviews, interviews with celebrities and historical lookbacks.
This Is Your Life
[1955]
 
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TV Series | Biography, Documentary | 30min
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Value for Money
[1955]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 30min
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A young man from Yorkshire inherits a sizeable legacy from his millionaire father. He decides to try the nightlife of London and meets a young girl performing in a nightclub. She intends to take him for all he's got and he's quite happy to be taken.
Aspel & Company
[1984]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show
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Middle-of-the-road celebrity chat show hosted by smooth presenter Michael Aspel.
Monitor
[1958]
 
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TV Series | Documentary
Arts magazine.
Circus of the Stars #2
[1977]
 
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TV Special | Family | 2h
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The Four Just Men
[1959]
 
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TV Series | Drama | 30min
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