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283 Films.

NutsNuts (1987)
Barbra Streisand must prove her sanity in order to stand trial for manslaughter. Richard Dreyfuss helps out with some heavy duty courtroom banter.
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A Chorus LineA Chorus Line (1985)
Michael Douglas plays the cantankerous Broadway director in Sir Richard Attenborough's perfunctory adaptation of the highly successful stage musical.…
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Goonies, TheGoonies, The (1985)
Junior edition of 'Indiana Jones', from a Steven Speilberg story, has seven bored kids on the Oregon coast hunting for pirate booty after they…
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Pale RiderPale Rider (1985)
Clint Eastwood mounts his heroic saddle to help protect gold miners bullied by a ruthless tycoon. Clint would have to wait seven years before he…
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PlentyPlenty (1985)
Meryl Streep plays a hero of WWII, who finds the rest of her life an anticlimax.
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A Soldier's StoryA Soldier's Story (1984)
In charge of an inquiry into the murder of a black sergeant on an army base in 1944, investigator Howard E Rollins Jnr uncovers a knot of racial…
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FootlooseFootloose (1984)
Rock'n'roll city kid Kevin Bacon fights for his right to party in the face of small town conservatism in this infectious, under–rated musical…
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Greystoke: The Legend of TarzanGreystoke: The Legend of Tarzan (1984)
Tale of Tarzan (Christopher Lambert), is here evoked with a suitably steamy jungle atmosphere and festooned with Edwardian theories of 'social…
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Passage to India, APassage to India, A (1984)
Judy Davis leads a troupe of perenial British actors in this, the legendary director's final film – an immaculate production of E.M. Forster's…
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Woman In Red, TheWoman In Red, The (1984)
Perhaps the height of Gene Wilder comedic indulgence, playing a middle–aged average man who becomes besotted with the womanly curves of leggy…
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Meaning of Life, TheMeaning of Life, The (Monty Python's Meaning of Life) (1983)
Hilarious, oft–times bilious Monty Python hit that examines The Big Issue in a series of loosely–connected sketches.
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Right Stuff, TheRight Stuff, The (1983)
A richly detailed, down–to–earth account of the lives of the first Americans to travel into space. Top ensemble cast.
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Year of Living Dangerously, TheYear of Living Dangerously, The (1983)
Multi–layered, vivid yarn posits Mel Gibson and Sigourney Weaver as foreign officials in 1965 Indonesia at the time of the communist coup.…
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48hrs48hrs (48 Hours) (1982)
Eddie Murphy excels in his film debut as a street–smart ex–con who teams up with veteran cop Nick Nolte to track down some bad…
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An Officer and a GentlemanAn Officer and a Gentleman (1982)
Irresistable formula romance between prospective army officer Richard Gere and Debra Winger.
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DinerDiner (1982)
Endearing, and enduring, tale of college friends growing up in the 1950s Baltimore was a box–office flop but soon found an enthusiastic…
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GandhiGandhi (1982)
Epic retelling of the life of the inspirational Indian leader with Ben Kingsley as 'The Mahatma'. Won eight Academy Awards including Best Picture.
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Running on EmptyRunning on Empty (Fast Lane Fever) (1982)
A cult movie for modified car fanatics in Australia, this ropey but completely committed street drag thriller is worth a watch for its entertainingly…
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Clash of the TitansClash of the Titans (1981)
Brave stab at visualising Greek mythology, taking the Perseus legend as its basis, this turned out to be the swansong for Ray Harryhausen and his…
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Four Seasons, TheFour Seasons, The (1981)
Inspired by the theme and format of SAME TIME, NEXT YEAR, Alda wrote and directed this grown–up comedy in which three wealthy,…
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French Lieutenant's WomanFrench Lieutenant's Woman (1981)
Meryl Streep and Jeremy Irons star in an elegant portrayal of secretive affairs and social strictures. Screenplay by Harold Pinter.
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Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981)
Soft–porn queen Sylvia Kristel vies for mainstream acceptance with D.H. Lawrence's account of a woman's search for sexual fulfilment. The stuff…
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Lonely HeartsLonely Hearts (1981)
An off–beat gem about an awkward agency–linked romance between a middle–aged piano tuner and a shy office clerk.
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Man from Snowy River , TheMan from Snowy River , The (1981)
Sterling entertainment in the old fashioned sense, this Western has both spectacle and a big–hearted story of a man who must prove himself to…
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True ConfessionsTrue Confessions (1981)
Roberts' De Niro and Duvall act their socks off as cop and priest who happen to be brothers. Conflicting loyalties come to a head through a…
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CaddyshackCaddyshack (1980)
Rude and crude golfing hi–jinks, often deliriously funny. Perhaps most famous for the infantile chocolate–bar in the swimming pool scene.
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Last Metro, TheLast Metro, The (1980)
Elegant war story in occupied France, Catherine Deneuve struggles to keep her Jewish husband's theatre operating while concealing his whereabouts.
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Private BenjaminPrivate Benjamin (1980)
Well–fashioned vehicle for Hawn's natural comic talents, she here plays a swanky socialite who joins the army on the spur of the…
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Storm BoyStorm Boy (1980)
Minor Australian classic set in the beautiful, windswept wilds of South Australia, where a young boy leads an isolated existence with his father and…
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Stunt Man, TheStunt Man, The (1980)
A fugitive stumbles upon a movie set, where he is embraced and hired as a stuntman by the fervant director. A bizarre,…
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1010 (1979)
The cuddly charms of Dudley Moore lift this light comedy out of the saccharine. Moore plays a successful composer falling in love with gorgeous Bo…
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CubaCuba (1979)
Political adventure set at the end of the Batista regime concerning a mercenary mixing business with pleasure in the revolution–torn state.
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Escape from AlcatrazEscape from Alcatraz (1979)
Clint Eastwood uses a pair of nail–clippers to stage his bid for freedom, in this memorable, understated thriller based on the only successful…
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Frisco Kid, TheFrisco Kid, The (1979)
Harrison Ford and Gene Wilder cross joke–strewn terrain in this comedy Western.
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Kramer vs. KramerKramer vs. Kramer (1979)
Well–acted, gripping portrayal of a bitter divorce and custody battle, for which Dustin Hoffman and Meryl Streep both won Oscars. Also garnered…
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Middle Age SpreadMiddle Age Spread (1979)
Grant Tilly is priceless as the philandering high–school deputy who reluctantly hosts a dinner party for six. Based on the play by Roger Hall,…
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Deer Hunter, TheDeer Hunter, The (1978)
A grimly realistic portrait of how the atrocities of the Vietnam war have an effect on a group of friends. Robert De Niro heads a virtuoso cast in…
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Midnight ExpressMidnight Express (1978)
Brad Davis stars in this riveting fact–based story as a young American facing a 30–year sentence in a brutal Turkish prison for a minor…
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Up in SmokeUp in Smoke (1978)
Cheech and Chong's first movie is their best and most remembered. They transpose their popular doped–out comic routines for the big screen, in…
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Deep, TheDeep, The (1977)
Underwater intrigue from novelist Peter 'Jaws' Benchley, with Nick Nolte and Jacqueline Bisset (in next to nothing) teaming with salty seadog Robert…
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JabberwockyJabberwocky (1977)
Monty Python's Lewis Carroll–inspired medieval farce with Michael Palin in the lead.
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MacArthurMacArthur (1977)
A well–mounted political biography of the WW2 General during the Pacific wars.
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Turning Point, TheTurning Point, The (1977)
Rarely are ballet films quite so dramatically satisfying – if still laden with a few cliches – than this tale of two friends reuniting,…
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All the President's MenAll the President's Men (1976)
Chilling account of events that led to the publicising of the Watergate scandal, as uncovered by two reporters. A key film of the 1970s.
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BarneyBarney (1976)
Aussie family movie shipwrecks a 12 year old boy with a common criminal as they both emigrate to 19th century Australia.
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Big Bus, TheBig Bus, The (1976)
One of the first and best of the 'Disaster Movie' spoofs – set aboard a nuclear–powered bus which loses its brakes somewhere along the…
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Last Waltz, TheLast Waltz, The (1976)
"The Band" present their final concert with the who's who of folk rock. One of the great rock films, this is both a nostalgic farewell and a…
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Marathon ManMarathon Man (1976)
Laurence Olivier and Dustin Hoffman display their thespian prowess in this dark tale of a marathon runner entangled in international espionage. One…
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Missouri Breaks, TheMissouri Breaks, The (1976)
Startling 70s Western, pairs regulator Marlon Brando and horse rustler Jack Nicholson for a brutal, yet often comic game of…
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Murder by DeathMurder by Death (1976)
A classic whodunnit premise is taken within an inch of its life by a knockout cast, here playing a gaggle of famous sleuths and sidekicks who convene…
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NetworkNetwork (1976)
Explosive drama about an ailing TV station desperate to improve their ratings. Peter Finch won the Best Actor Oscar post–humously as the…
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Robin and MarianRobin and Marian (1976)
Hearty adventurism envisions Robin Hood as an aging 40–something, who upon returning from the Crusades, rekindles his rivalry with the Sheriff…
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SwashbucklerSwashbuckler (1976)
Refreshingly unselfconscious pirate yarn with Robert Shaw crossing swords with a fey Peter Boyle against Caribbean backdrops. Released at a time…
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Taxi DriverTaxi Driver (1976)
Robert De Niro stalks the decaying streets of the Big Apple to Bernard Herrmann's haunting score before flipping his lid and enacting brutal revenge…
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Barry LyndonBarry Lyndon (1975)
Taking William Thackery's ironical novel as a starting point, dir. Kubrick's immaculate period piece sprawls across 18th century Europe and remains…
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Conduct UnbecomingConduct Unbecoming (1975)
Well–made, though somewhat old–fashioned version of Barry England's play about misbehaviour among the British Army in India. The stars…
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Dog Day AfternoonDog Day Afternoon (1975)
Al Pacino is stunning as a deluded no–hoper who robs a New York bank to finance his lover's sex change operation. Riveting drama based on a…
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EarthquakeEarthquake (1975)
The earth moves for Charlton Heston, Ava Gardner, Lorne Green, Richard Roundtree, Genevieve Bujold and the rest of LA in this 70s Disaster opus. Good…
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Farewell, My LovelyFarewell, My Lovely (1975)
With a nailbitten Robert Mitchum as a weathered Marlowe, this complex Raymond Chandler story is an impressive homage to '40s film noirs.
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JawsJaws (1975)
Brilliantly executed, famously scary Spielberg pic about a killer fish. Spawned three forgettable sequels (also available!) and dozens of imitations.
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Sunday Too Far AwaySunday Too Far Away (1975)
One the hidden treasures of 70s Australian cinema, set around a desolate Outback shearing quarters, where Jack Thompson tries to organise the…
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Daisy MillerDaisy Miller (1974)
A thoughtful if slightly 'out of tune' version of Henry James' early novel, in which the titular American tours Europe in the late 1800s. Nicely…
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Dark StarDark Star (1974)
Directing debut of Carpenter contains that renegade spirit that is so often lost further down career paths. With ALIEN scribe Dan O'Bannon, he forges…
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Day of the Locust, TheDay of the Locust, The (1974)
A decadent, densely–detailed adaptation of Nathaniel West's scalding movie–biz novel of the 1930s that recreates Golden Age Hollywood…
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Fred Dagg - All PurposeFred Dagg - All Purpose (1974-2006)
Fred Dagg finally makes it to DVD in this “Authorised Daggography” from legendary Kiwi comic (and now honorary Australian) John Clarke, collating…
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Gone in 60 Seconds (1974)
Cult action–classic rides shotgun with car–converter Maindrain Pace (dir. Halicki) as he attempts to steal 48 high–performance…
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Island at the Top of the World, TheIsland at the Top of the World, The (1974)
Four explorers on an expedition to the Arctic discover dangerous volcanos and a lost Viking race in this appealing Disney live–actioner. In the…
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LennyLenny (1974)
Dustin Hoffman exposes the self–destructive life of Lenny Bruce in this stark, explicit biopic of the maverick stand–up comic whose…
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Lords of Flatbush, TheLords of Flatbush, The (1974)
Boasting early appearances for various stars–in–waiting, this is an affectionate view of the rites–of–passage for members of…
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High Plains DrifterHigh Plains Drifter (1973)
A spooked town enlist Clint Eastwood's mystical bounty–hunter. A self–conscious hybrid of many sources, Clint brings the drama an…
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Jonathan Livingston SeagullJonathan Livingston Seagull (1973)
Unique attempt at adapting the seagulls–POV bestselling book. Music by Neil Diamond.
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Magnum ForceMagnum Force (1973)
Dirty Harry sequel in which supercool Clint tracks down a ruthless vigilante ring. The irony is purely intentional.
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Sting, TheSting, The (1973)
Classic vehicle for Robert Redford and Paul Newman playing two Depression–era conmen. Winner of seven Oscars including Best Picture. Music by…
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That'll Be the DayThat'll Be the Day (1973)
Popstar David Essex plays a British working–class youth who rejects the staid conformity of 50's Britain and eventually drifts into the…
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Alistair Cooke's America (TV Series)Alistair Cooke's America (TV Series) (1972)
Considered one of the great TV documentary series, this is English broadcaster Cooke's personal view of American history and its teeming,…
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BlaculaBlacula (1972)
Dracula is alive, well, African–American and living below the ghettos of 70s Los Angeles. William Marshall has a funky time blood–lusting…
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Getaway, TheGetaway, The (1972)
Husband–and–wife crime team Steve McQueen and Ali MacGraw have a nightmare of a time escaping to Mexico after a botched bank robbery. …
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Godfather Trilogy, TheGodfather Trilogy, The (1972-1990)
Deluxe presentation of the entire GODFATHER trilogy, including featurette documentaries, commentaries and many deleted scenes.
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Henry VIII and His Six WivesHenry VIII and His Six Wives (1972)
Spin–off from the BBC series, accounts the antics of England's most notorious monarch reign.
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Junior BonnerJunior Bonner (1972)
Rodeo–rider Steve McQueen is on the end of a losing streak when he revisits his hometown, and a last chance at a new life. Filled with amiable…
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Last Tango in ParisLast Tango in Paris (1972)
A breakthrough film of the 70s, this account of a chance encounter, then torrid affair between Maria Schneider and Marlon Brando, is artfully glossy,…
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Play It Again, SamPlay It Again, Sam (1972)
Probably Woody Allen's funniest film is this tale of a nerdish film critic who is aided by the ghost of Bogart to find love after his wife divorces…
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Trinity Is Still My NameTrinity Is Still My Name (1972)
Equally funny sequel to spaghetti–Western THEY CALL ME TRINITY, starring duo Bud Spencer and Terence Hill.
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Ulzana's RaidUlzana's Raid (1972)
Burt Lancaster saddles up to hunt a band of Apache Indians who have escaped their impoverished reservation and have gone on the warpath. One of…
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Welcome Home, Soldier BoysWelcome Home, Soldier Boys (1972)
Glum cult item with four Vietnam vets finding themselves persecuted upon their return home. Brash, unsubtle flick that will be chiefly on interest to…
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A Fistful of DynamiteA Fistful of Dynamite (Duck, You Sucker!) (1971)
Leone’s final spaghetti–western is a sprawling adventure set in the Mexican revolution, with fistfuls of action and comedy aplenty to rival…
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Billy JackBilly Jack (1971)
A 'peace and love' youth pic that became a box office bonanza when the producers sued Warner for mismarketing the movie. It's easy to see why the men…
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Black BeautyBlack Beauty (1971)
Faithful version of Anna Sewell's childrens' novel, concerning a magnificent black horse who is cursed with a cruel owner.
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CasanovaCasanova (1971)
Adventurous Dennis Potter biopic of libertine Casanova, concerned chiefly with his imprisonment and escape from Venice, though not forgetting to shed…
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DuelDuel (1971)
Steven Spielberg's first feature film and still one of his best, about a man pursued by a faceless psychopath in a huge diesel truck. Required…
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Hunting Party, TheHunting Party, The (1971)
WILD BUNCH–wannabe with Gene Hackman hunting ruffian Oliver Reed and kidnapped wife Candice Bergan to the ends of the earth. A ridiculously…
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McCabe and Mrs MillerMcCabe and Mrs Miller (1971)
Repentant gunfighter Warren Beatty stakes out a claim for respectability by developing a two–bit mining camp into a town (chiefly by…
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Murphy's WarMurphy's War (1971)
Shipwrecked off the coast of Venezuala by a U–Boat near the end of WWII, Peter O'Toole decides to recuperate a derelict seaplane and mount a…
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Play Misty for MePlay Misty for Me (1971)
The film that inspired FATAL ATTRACTION stars Clint Eastwood as a late night radio talkhost whose female fan goes way over the line.
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They Call Me TrinityThey Call Me Trinity (1971)
The film that triggered the careers of B–movie icons Terence Hill and Bud Spencer is an engaging spaghetti–western spoof. Something of a…
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AirportAirport (1970)
A big–city airport is disrupted one hectic night, with hijackings, bombings, stowaways etc. The whole cast struggle to cope. Adapted from…
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Gimme ShelterGimme Shelter (1970)
The Rolling Stones captured at the summit of their popularity and musical form in 1970, on the tour that led to disaster at Altamont. The Maysles…
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On a Clear Day You Can See ForeverOn a Clear Day You Can See Forever (1970)
Hi–gloss screen version of the Broadway musical with Barbra Streisand as a kooky chain–smoker who is told by psychiatrist Yves Montand…
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Soldier BlueSoldier Blue (1970)
Perhaps the most violent and disreputable of the ‘revisionist’ Westerns (initiated by THE WILD BUNCH), this depiction of mutual barbarity between…
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Airport Terminal PackAirport Terminal Pack (Airport, Airport 1975, Airport '77, The Concorde - Airport '79) (1969-1979)
A 4–disc set of all the 'Airport' disaster movies.
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Battle of BritainBattle of Britain (1969)
Michael Caine and Laurence Olivier head an ensemble cast of British old boys for this extravagant re–enactment of the famous aerial battle that…
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Easy RiderEasy Rider (1969)
The definitive rebel movie sees Peter Fonda and Dennis Hopper motorcycle across the southwest in search of the 'Real America'. Jack Nicholson's…
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Over the Hill Gang, TheOver the Hill Gang, The (1969)
Laidback reunion for various horse–opera stars of old cleaning up a lawless town in the old west. Telemovie doesn't quite have a script worthy…
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Paint Your WagonPaint Your Wagon (1969)
Entertaining musical epic based on the popular Lerner–Loewe play. Lee Marvin and Clint Eastwood play gold prospectors who share a wife they…
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True GritTrue Grit (1969)
John Wayne subtly sends–up his hardcase persona, playing an over–the–hill marshall who drags himself out of semi–retirement…
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Blackbeard's GhostBlackbeard's Ghost (1968)
Peter Ustinov applies his comic talents to playing the ghost of the notorious pirate, conjured into the present by Disney Studios, to rescue a high…
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ShalakoShalako (1968)
Silver screen vamp Brigitte Bardot teams up with Sean Connery in this "damsel in distress" western, where a hunting party who've wandered onto the…
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Yellow SubmarineYellow Submarine (1968)
12 classic Beatles tunes and 90 minutes of bright and whimsical imagery are showcased in this surrealist fantasy from the days when all you needed…
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Bonnie and ClydeBonnie and Clyde (1967)
One of the seminal films of the late 1960s, an artful depiction of the exploits of Depression–era bank–robbers Bonnie Parker and Clyde…
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Cool Hand LukeCool Hand Luke (1967)
Sure–footed, entertaining chain–gang yarn with a famously repulsive egg–eating contest.
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Don't Look Back - Bob DylanDon't Look Back - Bob Dylan (1967)
One of the best portraits of an artist ever committed to film, this extraordinary documentary about Bob Dylan captures the man behind the phenomenon…
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Good, the Bad and the Ugly, TheGood, the Bad and the Ugly, The (1967)
The third, the funniest and most violent of Clint's association with director Leone. Set during the Civil War, three low–lifes search for a…
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Graduate, TheGraduate, The (1967)
An endearing Dustin Hoffman in his first leading role, is seduced by a middle–aged woman and then falls in love with her daughter. A brilliant…
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Guess Who's Coming to DinnerGuess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)
Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy become perplexed parents of son–in–law Sidney Poitier, in this agreeable mixed–marriage comedy.
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Hour of the GunHour of the Gun (1967)
Slowburning, melancholic revenge flick follows on from the events of Gunfight at the O.K Corral, with Garner as Wyatt Earp wrecking vengeance on the…
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How I Won the WarHow I Won the War (1967)
John Lennon and Michael Crawford do service in this black satire on military lunacy.
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President's Analyst, ThePresident's Analyst, The (1967)
Madcap comedy suspense tracking a hapless guy awarded the task of being the president's assistant, who then must deal with bribes and death threats…
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Who's That Knocking At My Door?Who's That Knocking At My Door? (1967)
Martin Scorsese's debut feature spins an affecting yarn of youth around the relationship between a street–smart Catholic, Keitel (also…
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Alvarez KellyAlvarez Kelly (1966)
Set during the American Civil War, this violent western concerns a running feud between the leads over cattle–rustling activities.
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Death of a SalesmanDeath of a Salesman (1966)
A 1966 teleplay adaptation of Arthur Miller's classic Pulitzer Prize–winning play, often thought one of the definitive versions. Lee J Cobb…
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Funeral in BerlinFuneral in Berlin (1966)
Sequel to THE IPCRESS FILE again features Michael Caine as the Harry Palmer, hero of Len Deighton's novel series. This time the espionage functionary…
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Navajo JoeNavajo Joe (1966)
Bloodthirsty Navajo Joe goes looking for revenge after his family is killed by nefarious outlaws. Pre–fame Burt teams up with pre–Django…
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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
High powered melodrama with Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor in peak form as a married couple whose dinner party turns into a violent debacle.…
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AlfieAlfie (1965)
The film that made Michael Caine a household name. His eponymous anti–hero is that of a likely lad who likes to 'ave a go wiv the birds. They…
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Battle of the BulgeBattle of the Bulge (1965)
Admirable and far from simplistic recreation of the Nazi's WW2 counter–offensive in the Ardennes in 1944, which led to a series of bitter…
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Cincinnati Kid, TheCincinnati Kid, The (1965)
Memorable visit to the shady world of card–sharking in Depression–era America, with some excellent character acting from a great cast.
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Hallelujah Trail, TheHallelujah Trail, The (1965)
Unusual western adventure about a wagon train of whisky that becomes the target of the US cavalry, the Temperance League and local Indians. Overlong…
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Monte Hellman WesternsMonte Hellman Westerns (The Shooting, Ride in the Whirlwind) (1965)
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ShenandoahShenandoah (1965)
Moving melodrama in which James Stewart heads a Virginian family deeply affected by the American Civil War. Co–stars Doug 'The 'Virginian'…
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Sons of Katie Elder, The Sons of Katie Elder, The (1965)
Big screen return for John Wayne after his cancer scare that tells the tale of the four unruly sons of frontier woman Katie Elder who set out to…
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Tomb of LigeiaTomb of Ligeia (1965)
The last of the director's Poe interpretations is one the most memorable. Effective use is made of the eerie English locations and Vincent Price's…
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Von Ryan's ExpressVon Ryan's Express (1965)
Frank Sinatra plays an unpopular US Colonel who leads a train–bound escape from an Italian POW camp. Tension mounts to a smashing finale.
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A Hard Day's NightA Hard Day's Night (1964)
The Beatles first feature movie is a gem, both as quaint nostalgia and as a momento of their talent and influence. The plot follows a typical day in…
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Kiss Me, StupidKiss Me, Stupid (1964)
Philandering crooner Dean Martin shows interest in an aspiring songwriter, but only in order to bed his wife. Silly sex farce, though from talented…
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Man from U.N.C.L.E., The (TV Series)Man from U.N.C.L.E., The (TV Series) (The Man from Uncle) (1964)
Robert Vaughan and David McCallum starred in this cool, tongue–in–cheek spy series, which exemplifies the genre at the peak of Cold War…
DVD $30 $22.50 (Season 1 complete ~ 7-discs)
Paris When it SizzlesParis When it Sizzles (1964)
Paris simmers in this minor comedy about a group of movie–writers acting out their ideas of the streets of the French capital, with a good cast…
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Pink Panther, ThePink Panther, The (1964)
In his most synonymous role, Peter Sellers stars in the first of six films of the bungling misadventures of Inspector Clouseau. Superb slapstick…
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Robin and the Seven HoodsRobin and the Seven Hoods (1964)
A spoof of the Robin Hood legend set in '20s gangland Chicago.
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The Mr. Magoo Show (TV Series)The Mr. Magoo Show (TV Series) (1964)
Animated 60's series starring Mr. Magoo–the bumbling geriatric with shoddy eyesight voiced by Jim Backus (GILLIGAN'S ISLAND). Magoo gets…
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TopkapiTopkapi (1964)
A classy comic–romantic spin on the director’s RIFIFI shot on location in Turkey and Greece, that climaxes with another brilliantly exacted…
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HudHud (1963)
Handsome idler Paul Newman sows the seeds of trouble in this excellent modern–day Texas western, with his piercing eyes and calculated slouch…
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Irma La DouceIrma La Douce (1963)
On patrol in the red–light district of Paris, gendarme Jack Lemmon pines after whore–with–a–heart–of–gold Shirley…
DVD $20 $15
Cape FearCape Fear (1962)
The original chiller that inspired the recent remake, complete with Bernard Herrmann's bombastic score. Robert Mitchum plays the ex–con…
DVD $15 $11.25
Days of Wine and RosesDays of Wine and Roses (1962)
A bittersweet reprise of THE LOST WEEKEND, with PR–expert Jack Lemmon's never–ending round of cocktail parties dragging him and his wife…
DVD $20 $15
HatariHatari (1962)
Tremendous, good–natured adventure with John Wayne on safari in the great African wilderness. Memorable score by Henri Mancini.
DVD $15 $11.25
Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, TheMan Who Shot Liberty Valance, The (1962)
A dream cast and director deliver the classic that one would expect. Jimmy Stewart and John Wayne compete for Vera Miles but unite against Lee Marvin…
DVD $15 $11.25
Manchurian Candidate, TheManchurian Candidate, The (1962)
Politically–charged nail–biter with Frank Sinatra experiencing post–war paranoia about a fellow soldier who may have been…
DVD $25 $18.75
Roman Polanski Collection, TheRoman Polanski Collection, The (Knife in the Water, Repulsion, Cul-de-Sac) (1962-1966)
The first three features of the Polish master – "Knife in the Water", "Repulsion" and "Cul–de–Sac".
DVD $40 $30
Babes in ToylandBabes in Toyland (1961)
The second version of Victor Herbert's operetta set in the fantasy world of 'Toyland' where the wedding plans of two young toys are interrupted by an…
DVD $20 $15
Hustler, TheHustler, The (1961)
Classic Paul Newman, playing a pool–shark with potential who gets into a match with the legendary Minnesota Fats (Jackie Gleason). George C…
DVD $25 $18.75 (2-Disc set)
Misfits, TheMisfits, The (1961)
Stark melodrama was to be the curtain call for both Clark Gable and Marilyn Monroe. They are two of a group of cheerless souls roping wild mustangs…
DVD $15 $11.25
Mysterious IslandMysterious Island (1961)
Robust adventure yarn finds a group of Yankee soldiers escaping a Confederate jail using a hot air balloon during the American Civil War. After…
DVD $20 $15
Splendour in the GrassSplendour in the Grass (1961)
Smitten teens work up considerable sexual frenzy when their respective families won't let them be together. Appropriately, it's the lurid scenes…
DVD $20 $15 (import)
Young Savages, The Young Savages, The (1961)
Arresting crime drama set on the segregated streets of East Harlem and focused on a district attorney investigating the murder of a blind Puerto…
DVD $15 $11.25
Alamo, The (1960)
Duke's sprawling historical epic centres around a small fort where Texas fought for its independence. Slow pace builds to an exciting climax.
DVD $15 $11.25
Best of Eric Sykes, TheBest of Eric Sykes, The (1960-1979)
Compilation from the career of Eric Sykes, who forged a reputation as a writer of genius for Peter Sellers and Tony Hancock before hitting the small…
DVD $20 $15
Magnificent Seven, TheMagnificent Seven, The (1960)
Yul Brynner, Steve McQueen and Charles Bronson head other famous faces–to–be in this popular remake of Kurosawa's THE SEVEN SAMURAI.
DVD $15 $11.25
Ocean's ElevenOcean's Eleven (Ocean's 11) (1960)
The definitive 'Rat Pack' movie, with Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jnr., Peter Lawford and Joey Bishop among the eleven confederates who…
DVD $20 $15
PsychoPsycho (1960)
Only Mr. Hitchcock could plunder B–movie conventions and turn in the biggest box–office success of his career. A plethora of…
DVD $20 $15
Rocco and His BrothersRocco and His Brothers (1960)
An uncompromising, richly detailed portrait of an impoverished family who travel to Milan where they are beset by violent misfortune.
DVD $25 $18.75
SpartacusSpartacus (1960)
First–rate epic details the revolt of the ancient Roman slaves as led by Kirk Douglas in the title role. Production spares little expense but…
DVD $20 $15
Swiss Family RobinsonSwiss Family Robinson (1960)
The shipwrecked family prove as resourceful as the eponymous army–knife in their fight for survival against Mother Nature and dastardly…
DVD $15 $11.25
Testament of OrpheusTestament of Orpheus (Testament D'orphee) (1960)
Cocteau's swansong is an intensely personal odyssey, with the director himself immersed in a world of his cumulative creation. Like a moving…
DVD $25 $18.75 (w/ Blood of a Poet)
Unforgiven, TheUnforgiven, The (1960)
Audrey Hepburn plays an adopted ranchers daughter who becomes the focus of a racist furore when her Indian roots are discovered.
DVD $15 $11.25
Anatomy of a MurderAnatomy of a Murder (1959)
Smalltown lawyer James Stewart defends a man accused of murdering a suspected rapist. The shifting ambiguities of the case make this more a…
DVD $20 $15
Ben-HurBen-Hur (1959)
Spectacular production of the Jews plight against the Roman empire, complete with landmark chariot race, awesome sea battle and a cast of thousands…
DVD $40 $30 (4-Disc Collector's Edition)
Fugitive Kind, TheFugitive Kind, The (1959)
A directionless, but quirky version of Tennesse Williams' play 'Orpheus Descending' with Brando playing a troublesome hobo who spreads romantic…
DVD $20 $15
Hound of the Baskervilles, TheHound of the Baskervilles, The (1959)
Quite possibly the best Sherlock Holmes adaptation, with Cushing in the lead, investigating the horrors of the Baskerville killings. The 'Hammer'…
DVD $15 $11.25
I'm All Right JackI'm All Right Jack (1959)
Brilliant satire of labour and class relations, makes a glorious mockery of unions and management alike as upperclass twit Ian Carmichael joins the…
DVD $30 $22.50
Mouse That Roared, TheMouse That Roared, The (1959)
Slapstick/satire combo in which Peter Sellers inhabits three roles, primarily as the head of a tiny state that declares war on the U.S. on the…
DVD $25 $18.75
Defiant Ones, TheDefiant Ones, The (1958)
That well known image of race–hatred – escaped black and white prisoners unwillingly handcuffed together – originated here, with…
DVD $15 $11.25
Fantastic Films of Ray Harryhausen, TheFantastic Films of Ray Harryhausen, The (1958-1973)
Four films displaying the talents of the legendary special effects maestro Ray Harryhausen including the mythological adventures:7th Voyage Of…
DVD $30 $22.50
Hitchcock Collection Volume 2Hitchcock Collection Volume 2 (The Birds, Marnie, Torn Curtain, Topaz, Frenzy, Family Plot, Vertigo) (1958-1976)
Excellently–presented box–set with eight of Hitch's best later suspensers.
DVD $75 $56.25
Touch of Evil, ATouch of Evil, A (1958)
Declaring its virtuosity right from the famous opening–shot, this late film–noir weaves a tale of murder and blackmail in a Mexican…
DVD $20 $15
VertigoVertigo (1958)
Hitchcock at his most daring and surreal weaves a complex tale of neurosis when Jimmy Stewart's detective begins trailing a mysterious woman (Novak).…
DVD $20 $15
Bridge on the River KwaiBridge on the River Kwai (1957)
Another rousing, grand scale production from director Lean, about a group of British POW's employed by the Japanese to build a bridge, while their…
DVD $15 $11.25
Sweet Smell of SuccessSweet Smell of Success (1957)
New York–style cynicism reaches its apogee in this bitter pill from the 50s, with press agent Tony Curtis playing self–degrading lapdog…
DVD $20 $15
Alexander the GreatAlexander the Great (1956)
Earnest epic follows the life and early death of the Greek warrior who conquered the entire known world. This seismic production has Richard Burton…
DVD $20 $15
D-Day - The Sixth of JuneD-Day - The Sixth of June (1956)
Well–executed enactment of the Normandy landings in WW2, with some extravagent action scenes and solid dramatics.
DVD $15 $11.25
Davy Crockett and the River PiratesDavy Crockett and the River Pirates (1956)
Fess Parker returns as the frontier folk–hero, here battling his way down the Mississippi enroute to New Orleans. plenty of excitement to be…
DVD $15 $11.25
GiantGiant (1956)
A beautifully conceived saga of life on a Texas cattle ranch told through two generations. James Dean's final performance.
DVD $15 $11.25
Harder They Fall, TheHarder They Fall, The (1956)
A quality bow–out from the movies for Humphrey Bogart, playing a jaded sports press–agent in the hard world of professional boxing in a…
DVD $15 $11.25
Helen of TroyHelen of Troy (1956)
Homer's epic of the Trojan War is treated with Hollywood gloves in this above–average adaptation. Centering around the the ambiguous figure of…
DVD $20 $15
High SocietyHigh Society (1956)
On the button remake of THE PHILADELPHIA STORY, giving the skewed love–triangle tale a musical treatment. Score by Cole Porter.
DVD $25 $18.75 (2-Pack w/ Calamity Jane)
Man Who Knew Too Much, TheMan Who Knew Too Much, The (1956)
Hitchcock remakes his 1934 film and generally comes up trumps with James Stewart and Doris Day as the innocent victims of international espionage.…
DVD $25 $18.75
TrapezeTrapeze (1956)
Surprisingly well–realised drama, which sets a love–triangle (Lancaster, Curtis, Lollobrigida) in the world of European circus…
DVD $15 $7.50
War and PeaceWar and Peace (1956)
In treating Tolstoy's literary sprawl, Hollywood pinned its hopes on a high–profile cast and extravagant battle sequences to redeem a…
DVD $20 $15
Wrong Man, TheWrong Man, The (1956)
Henry Fonda plays a New York musician whose personal life is dismantled through being falsely accused of robbery. The documentary style well suits…
DVD $20 $15
Indian Fighter, TheIndian Fighter, The (1955)
Douglas plays a grizzled scout who must negotiate his way through hostile Indian territory on behalf of a wagon–train. Falling in love with a…
DVD $15 $11.25
Lust for LifeLust for Life (1955)
Kirk Douglas makes a stirring, enthusiastic Van Gogh in this biopic, choosing to echo the empassioned melancholia of his work rather than drawing…
DVD $15 $11.25
Man from Laramie, TheMan from Laramie, The (1955)
An angst–ridden James Stewart seeks retribution on arms dealers whose illegal trade resulted in the ambushing of his brother's cavalry patrol.…
DVD $20 $15
Mister RobertsMister Roberts (1955)
Naval officer Henry Fonda yearns for combat but instead must tolerate his eccentric captain (James Cagney). Jack Lemmon won an Oscar for his funny…
DVD $20 $15
RififiRififi (1955)
The French reclaim film noir with this methodical and stylish heist movie, famous for its 35 minute real–time bank robbery, executed in virtual…
DVD $30 $22.50
SissiSissi (1955)
Regal saga finds 16–year–old princess Sissi fall in love with husband–to–be Franz Josef in the first of an ongoing series of…
DVD $45 (4-Disc set: The Sissi Trilogy + Victoria in Dover)
Soldier of FortuneSoldier of Fortune (1955)
Mercenary Clark Gable is recruited to search for Hayward's lost husband in this proficient Hong Kong set thriller. Anti–communist thriller…
DVD $10 $7.50
Bridges at Toko-Ri, TheBridges at Toko-Ri, The (1954)
Ace pilot William Holden is out to destroy the 'impossible' target in this excellent Korean War thriller.
DVD $15 $11.25
On the WaterfrontOn the Waterfront (1954)
Brooding tour–de–force with Marlon Brando in his prime as the square–jawed misfit entangled in corrupt union politics. Winner of 8…
DVD $20 $15
Rear WindowRear Window (1954)
Convalescing photographer Jimmy Stewart observes what may have been a murder in an opposing apartment. A Hitchcock must.
DVD $25 $18.75 (w/ Vertigo ~ 2-disc) , $30 $22.50 (w/ The Birds & Psycho ~ 3-disc)
UlyssesUlysses (1954)
Kirk Douglas muscles his way home in this admittedly pretty, but vacant, adaptation of Homer's Odyssey. Anthony Quinn is gets all the best lines, but…
DVD $20 $15
Desert Rats, TheDesert Rats, The (1953)
No–nonsense British Army officer Richard Burton assumes command of an Australian platoon, but struggles to win their respect. Sequel to The…
DVD $15 $11.25
I ConfessI Confess (1953)
Striking Wellesian cinematography and an excellent performance by proto–Method actor Montgomery Clift more than make up for minor shortcomings…
DVD $15 $11.25
It Came from Outer SpaceIt Came from Outer Space (1953)
A spaceship crash lands in the Arizona desert (where else?), causing friction between mild–mannered scientist Richard Carlson and the more…
DVD $15 $11.25
MogamboMogambo (1953)
Clark Gable squeezes in wooing both Ava Gardner and Grace Kelly between bouts of elephant shooting in the African jungle.
DVD $20 $15
Robe, TheRobe, The (1953)
Richard Burton acquires Jesus' robe after supervising his crucifixion and becomes wreaked with fear and guilt. A lavish biblical epic, the first film…
DVD $20 $15
ShaneShane (1953)
Former gunfighter Alan Ladd comes to the defence of homesteaders menaced by Jack Palance (satanically clad all in black). Classic Western is splendid…
DVD $20 $15
Come Back, Little ShebaCome Back, Little Sheba (1952)
An affecting melodrama based on William Inge's stageplay, concerning a loveless marriage, alcoholism and the price of misplaced love. Lancaster…
DVD $15 $11.25
Quiet Man, TheQuiet Man, The (1952)
Ex–boxer John Wayne retires to his Irish homeland in search of tranquillity and maybe the hand of Maureen O'Hara. This romantic comedy was a…
DVD $15 $11.25 (import)
Sudden FearSudden Fear (1952)
Enjoyable potboiler with Palance as an ambitious young actor who sets out to seduce and destroy wealthy playwright Crawford. Rollicking…
DVD $20 $15
Viva Zapata!Viva Zapata! (1952)
Stirring treatment of the life of the Mexican revolutionary leader Emiliano Zapata (Marlon Brando) who rose from peasanthood to presidency in the…
DVD $20 $15
Desert Fox, TheDesert Fox, The (1951)
James Mason gives a definitive performance as Nazi General Rommel (which he repeated for THE DESERT RATS), whose troubles proved overwhelming despite…
DVD $15 $11.25
Man in the White SuitMan in the White Suit (1951)
Lab–worker Alec Guinness invents a fabric that never wears out or gets dirty, only to have it suppressed by industry and unions alike. More…
DVD $15 $11.25
River, TheRiver, The (1951)
A sublime and serene drama set on the banks of India's holy Bengal River in the 1920s, where a trio of young English girls come under the spell of a…
DVD $25 $18.75
Streetcar Named Desire, AStreetcar Named Desire, A (1951)
Marlon Brando gives the performance of his career as the savage brute who taunts his disturbed sister–in–law (Vivienne Leigh). Virtuoso…
DVD $20 $15
Father of the BrideFather of the Bride (1950)
The original comedy in which the affable Spencer Tracy gets his knickers in a twist when young daughter Elizabeth Taylor decides to tie the knot.
DVD $20 $15
Gunfighter, TheGunfighter, The (1950)
Right up there with the best cowboy flicks is this bleak yet brilliant tale of a retiring gunfighter (Gregory Peck) who is challenged by a young punk…
DVD $20 $15
Halls of MontezumaHalls of Montezuma (1950)
Unflashy and well–cast war film, that follows the US Marines into action on a Pacific island. Makes a fairly gung–ho contrast to dir.…
DVD $15 $11.25
Stage FrightStage Fright (1950)
Aspiring actress Jane Wyman investigates her friend's claims of innocence after he's imprisoned for murder. A polished job from Hitch, notable for a…
DVD $15 $11.25
Sunset BoulevardSunset Boulevard (1950)
Faded screen vamp Gloria Swanson and screenwriter William Holden exploit each other mercilessly in this searing dissection of Hollywood decadence,…
DVD $25 $18.75
Treasure IslandTreasure Island (Long John Silver) (1950)
This definitive version of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic story was the first live–action feature from Disney studios, and contains…
DVD $20 $15
Wooden Horse, The (1950)
Allied P.O.W.'s attempt to escape a Nazi prison camp by way of an excercise vaulting horse.
DVD $15 $11.25
Batman and RobinBatman and Robin (1949)
The first screen incarnation of Bob Kane's comicbook duo – a 15–episode serial following the caped crusaders portentous perils. Two…
DVD $25 $18.75
OrpheusOrpheus (Orphee) (1949)
Cocteau's surrealist retelling of the classical tragedy stars Jean Marais as Orphee, the writer who retrieves his wife Eurydice from the dead. A…
DVD $25 $18.75
Twelve O'Clock HighTwelve O'Clock High (1949)
Gregory Peck is at his peak as a General brought in to restore morale to a squadron engaged in daily bombing raids over Germany. One of the great…
DVD $20 $15
Anna KareninaAnna Karenina (1948)
Transplanted French director Duvivier – one of the key figures of 1930s "poetic realism" movement – brings grit and thoughtfulness to a…
DVD $20 $15
Key LargoKey Largo (1948)
Moody, suspenseful melodrama in which war vet Humphrey Bogart is confronted with gangster nastiness on the Florida Keys. Lauren Bacall looks on.
DVD $15 $11.25
Pirate, ThePirate, The (1948)
Real–life partnership Judy Garland and Vincente Minelli reteam for a fine musical that also boasts Gene Kelly's footwork and Cole Porter's…
DVD $20 $15
Red RiverRed River (1948)
Another contender for the best of the west. John Wayne is in prime mode as a tyrannical rancher whose adopted son is determined to prove his…
DVD $20 $15
RopeRope (1948)
A perverse comedy about a couple of gay men who murder a friend for the thrill of it, then throw a party with the body hidden in a cabinet. Hitch's…
DVD $20 $15
Treasure of the Sierra Madre, TheTreasure of the Sierra Madre, The (1948)
Alltime Hollywood classic, rides with forlorn roughnecks Walter Huston and Humphrey Bogart (in a rare unsympathetic role) as they scrounge around…
DVD $15 $11.25, $20 $15 (2-Disc Edition)
Daisy KenyonDaisy Kenyon (1947)
Joan Crawford gives one of her greatest performances in this surprisingly compelling soap opera, finding herself torn between Fonda and Andrews.…
DVD $15 $11.25
Gentleman's AgreementGentleman's Agreement (1947)
Gregory Peck stars in this Academy Award winning melodrama about a writer who, for the sake of research, pretends to be Jewish and becomes a victim…
DVD $15 $11.25
Jour De FeteJour De Fete (1947)
Jacques Tati established himself as a major new comic as a postman who attempts to modernise his mail service. Such precise visual humour had not…
DVD $20 $15
Belle Et La Bete, LaBelle Et La Bete, La (Beauty and the Beast) (1946)
Cocteau brings a fine sense of fantasy to the old fable, creating a luxuriant atmosphere unique to his film–making. A true classic.
DVD $25 $18.75
Great ExpectationsGreat Expectations (1946)
Esteemed treatment of Charles Dickens' classic novel about a young orphan aided by a mysterious benefactor brought major international success to the…
DVD $20 $15
Green for DangerGreen for Danger (1946)
Sly whodunit finds Trevor Howard and Sally Gray prime suspects in the death of a hospital patient. Cue Scotland Yard’s finest (Alistair Sim), whose…
DVD $20 $15 (3-Pack w/ Venetian Bird & Nothing But the Night)
It's a Wonderful LifeIt's a Wonderful Life (1946)
A down–on–his–luck Jimmy Stewart is rescued from suicide by a Guardian Angel who shows him the virtues of his life gone by. This…
DVD $20 $15
Jolson Story, The / Jolson Sings AgainJolson Story, The / Jolson Sings Again (1946)
An American success story in song, accomplished biography traces the career of mammy–singing Al Jolson. Larry Parks offers a flawless…
DVD $20 $15
NotoriousNotorious (1946)
Sexy, suspenseful romantic thriller with Ingrid Bergman at her most radiant as an American spy who unwittingly falls in love with her contact, Cary…
DVD $30 $22.50
Anchors Aweigh (1945)
Wartime tale of two sailors on leave in Hollywood. A milestone due to the combination of gene Kelly's live–action choreography coupled with…
DVD $20 $15
Dead of NightDead of Night (1945)
This model of the horror portmanteau film remains unsurpassed by modern all–comers, with five strong, scary short stories that converge quite…
DVD $25 $18.75
Harvey Girls, TheHarvey Girls, The (1945)
A much–loved, if rather formless musical about the heyday of the railroad in the Old West and the Harvey House restaurants which sprang up…
DVD $15 $11.25
Rome: Open CityRome: Open City (1945)
Neo–realist war drama about resistance fighters in fascist Italy places the action right inside the everyday and humanises the heroic.…
DVD $25 $18.75
This Happy BreedThis Happy Breed (1944)
Another David Lean–Noel Coward collaboration, the pair who later made the fine BRIEF ENCOUNTER. Here they turn their sensibilities to the…
DVD $25 $18.75 (w/- Brief Encounter & Oliver Twist)
To Have and Have NotTo Have and Have Not (1944)
In the upper–bracket of Bogart films, this first time match–up with Lauren Bacall still sets the screen alight. Adapted from the…
DVD $20 $15 (w/ Key Largo ~ 2-disc)
Guadalcanal DiaryGuadalcanal Diary (1943)
Filmed just after US victory in the Solomon Islands during WW2, this standard issue war–film is a reasonably solid account of a grueling…
DVD $15 $11.25
Life and Death of Colonel Blimp, TheLife and Death of Colonel Blimp, The (1943)
The numerous off–beat adventures of a British soldier are chronicled over a period of three wars, with Deborah Kerr playing all three of the…
DVD $15 $11.25
SaharaSahara (1943)
Good WWII actioner, with Humphrey Bogart commanding a tank stuck behind enemy lines.
DVD $15 $11.25
Why We FightWhy We Fight (Prelude to War, Tunisian Victory, Know Your Enemy: Japan, War Comes to America, Battle of China, Battle of Britain, Divide and Conquer) (1943-1945)
Old boy Frank Capra directed seven raging propaganda films between ARSENIC AND OLD LACE and IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE for the rhetorically–dubbed…
DVD $60 $45 (7-disc set)
Hitchcock Collection Volume 1Hitchcock Collection Volume 1 (Saboteur, Shadow of a Doubt, Rope, Rear Window, The Trouble With Harry, The Man Who Knew Too Much (1955), Psycho) (1942-1960)
Excellently–presented box–set with eight of Hitch's best early suspensers.
DVD $50 $37.50 (Psycho, Vertigo, Rope, Rear Window, The Birds ~ 5-disc set) , $75 $56.25
OssessioneOssessione (1942)
Visconti's awesome debut interprets James Cain's novel of lust, greed, murder and recrimination, The Postman Always Rings Twice. Its stark rendering…
DVD $25 $18.75
Reap the Wild WindReap the Wild Wind (1942)
Rugged ships captain John Wayne conducts hair–raising salvages off the 19th century Florida coast, in this spectacular sea–adventure,…
DVD $15 $11.25
Woman of the YearWoman of the Year (1942)
Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn's endearing screen partnership ignited as disparate newspaper reporters whose personalities at once clash and…
DVD $20 $15
Lady Eve, TheLady Eve, The (1941)
One of the greatest Hollywood screwball comedies ever, this begins with naïve zoologist Henry Fonda (“Snakes are my life”) falling in love with…
DVD $30 $22.50 (3-Pack w/ Sullivan's Travels & Palm Beach Story)
LydiaLydia (Illusions) (1941)
Dreamy, melancholic melodrama follows the life and numerous loves of a society gal (Oberron) in New England over thirty odd years. Dir. Duvivier…
DVD $10 $7.50
Sun Valley SerenadeSun Valley Serenade (1941)
Winter wonderland musical sets the stage for the Glenn Miller Orchestra and skating star Sonja Henie, here playing a Norwegian refugee turned…
DVD $15 $11.25
They Died With Their Boots OnThey Died With Their Boots On (1941)
Errol Flynn and Olivia de Havilland lead a great cast for the life and times of General Custer. Part romantic comedy, part tragedy, done in grandest…
DVD $15 $11.25
Wolf Man, TheWolf Man, The (1941)
Universal horror classic has Lon Chaney Jnr. bitten by werewolf Bela Lugosi among the foggy glades of Alpine–set English villages.
DVD $20 $15 (2-disc)
Down Argentine WayDown Argentine Way (1940)
A horse mad New Yorker falls for a wealthy Argentine rancher in this fluffy technicolor musical, but is hampered by the longstanding feud between…
DVD $15 $11.25
Grapes of WrathGrapes of Wrath (1940)
Henry Fonda stars in this masterful humanist film about a group of destitute Oklahoma farmers that trek to California in hope of a better life. One…
DVD $20 $15
Great Dictator, TheGreat Dictator, The (1940)
Chaplin's brave subversive satire in which he inhabits dual roles – dictator Adenoid Hynkle and a Jewish barber – for his damning…
DVD $30 $22.50
His Girl FridayHis Girl Friday (1940)
Fast and furious comic masterpiece with Cary Grant in superb form as a conniving newspaper editor whose ex–wife happens to be his star…
DVD $15 $11.25
RebeccaRebecca (1940)
A masterful gothic romance about a nobleman's second wife who becomes haunted by the image of his beloved first. Hitchcock's first American film was…
DVD $30 $22.50
Jesse JamesJesse James (1939)
Tyrone Power and Henry Fonda play the legendary James brothers in this somewhat romanticised version of their fable. Sequel: THE RETURN OF FRANK…
DVD $15 $11.25
Mr. Smith Goes to WashingtonMr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
Another brilliant comic parable from Frank Capra, in the wake of MR. DEEDS. The endearing Jimmy Stewart plays a young idealist who discovers the…
DVD $15 $11.25
Wizard of Oz, TheWizard of Oz, The (1939)
The world's best loved film down through and across the generations, and a key cultural icon. MGM pulled out all the stops to realise L. Frank…
DVD $25 $18.75 (2 Disc Special Edition)
Wuthering HeightsWuthering Heights (1939)
Emily Bronte's passionate romantic classic is immortalised in celluloid with Laurence Olivier and Merle Oberon unforgettable as doomed lovers Kathy…
DVD $20 $15
Angels with Dirty FacesAngels with Dirty Faces (1938)
Childhood pals Pat O'Brien and James Cagney end up as adult enemies, in the priesthood and underworld respectively. Pleasing mix of comedy and…
DVD $15 $11.25
FuryFury (1936)
Blunt statement against the mob–mentality with Spencer Tracy as an innocent man set upon by vicious locals intent on lynching with extreme…
DVD $25 $18.75
Great Ziegfeld, TheGreat Ziegfeld, The (1936)
A showbiz epic centred round the life of vaudeville impressario Florence Ziegfeld, who rose to prominence after the 1893 Chicago World Fair and went…
DVD $15 $11.25
Modern TimesModern Times (1936)
A last hurrah for the Little Tramp, who finds himself a casualty of industrial turmoil. Chaplin's produced this silent classic in spite of the sound…
DVD $30 $22.50 (2-disc Ed.)
Plainsman, ThePlainsman, The (1936)
A brash, implausible Western from grand master DeMille: Gary Cooper and Jean Arthur run amok in a spectacle that wildly bastardizes the Old West and…
DVD $15 $11.25
Bride of FrankensteinBride of Frankenstein (1935)
Boris Karloff meets his match when mad Dr. Frank builds his forlorn monster a mate. Sequel to FRANKENSTEIN is possibly the best horror of the '30s…
DVD $20 $15
Mutiny On the BountyMutiny On the Bounty (1935)
Charles Laughton (as Capt. Bligh) and Clark Gable spar memorably in this, the classic version. Winner of the Best Picture Oscar in 1935.
DVD $15 $11.25
It Happened One NightIt Happened One Night (1934)
The first film to win all five major Oscars is the classic story of an East–end boy who goes about winning the heart and changing the snobbish…
DVD $20 $15
42nd Street42nd Street (1933)
The definitive backstage musical, centered around a chorus girl's shot at stardom when the leading lady twists her ankle. Busby Berkeley wrote the…
DVD $20 $15
Little WomenLittle Women (1933)
Constantly enjoyable version of Louisa Alcott's novel about four sisters and their mother coping while their father fights in the Civil War. Splendid…
DVD $15 $11.25
FreaksFreaks (1932)
The only film in history to exploit real–life 'mutants' is actually a sensitive and fascinating piece of cinema history. Perhaps misunderstood…
DVD $20 $15
Horse FeathersHorse Feathers (1932)
Marxist malarkey in which the crazy quartet engage in a college football conspiracy. Their wildest screen outing.
DVD $25 $18.75
Mummy, TheMummy, The (1932)
Boris Karloff gives a famously restrained performance, in one the great Universal Studios horrors. Story of the bandage–man's rise from the…
DVD $20 $15
Anna ChristieAnna Christie (1930)
Ayoung woman reunites with her estranged father and falls in love with a sailor, but struggles to tell them about her dark past. Garbo's first…
DVD $20 $15
Hell's AngelsHell's Angels (1930)
Still highly watchable, this early sound feature financed and 'directed' by the notorious Howard Hughes, boosts its melodramatic story of WWI heroics…
DVD $15 $11.25
Little CaesarLittle Caesar (1930)
Star–making debut for Edward G Robinson as a bullying, Al Capone–style hood, whose unscrupulous methods land him the top job. Like most…
DVD $20 $15
Battleship PotemkinBattleship Potemkin (1925)
This landmark Soviet propaganda film about the 1905 revolution is one of the greatest classics of all time. The smart use of visual metaphor and that…
DVD $20 $15

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