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Pinochet’s Last Stand (2006) (TV) 6.1

Pinochet’s Last Stand (2006) (TV)

In 1998, former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet visits Britain for medical treatment. On being tipped off, Amnesty International seize the chance to bring to justice a man they insist is guilty of multiple human rights...

Chain Lightning (1950) 6

Chain Lightning (1950)

Matt Brennan runs into Jo Holloway, the Red Cross girl he romanced in Europe when he was a flyer in World War II, when he is offered a job by jet manufacturer Leland Willis as a test pilot. Carl Troxell, wants to sell an...

To Each His Own (1946) 7.7

To Each His Own (1946)

During World War I, small-town girl Josephine Norris has an illegitimate son by an itinerant pilot. After a scheme to adopt him ends up giving him to another family, she devotes her life to loving him from afar....

The Secret War of Harry Frigg (1968) 6.4

The Secret War of Harry Frigg (1968)

When 5 allied generals are captured in Italy in WW II, it is a propaganda nightmare for the Allies. The generals are all 1 star and refuse to take orders from each other in order to plan an escape. Harry Frigg is a priva...

The Hour of Living (2012) 5.5

The Hour of Living (2012)

Theo goes looking for someone who can tell him about his dad and the person he loved. His quest leads him into the Alps, where George has been living as a recluse for ten years. As they meet, the two men start to make se...

I Really Hate My Job (2007) 5.2

I Really Hate My Job (2007)

'Every day is another day closer to the day I'll never have to do this again.' Five women, one restaurant, one night, one birthday, one breakdown. Then the phone rings. A famous actor is coming for dinner. I Really Hate ...

Sherlock Holmes in New York (1976) (TV) 5.9

Sherlock Holmes in New York (1976) (TV)

In this mystery, Sherlock Holmes pursues his archenemy Professor James Moriarty to New York City, in which the villainous scoundrel has carried out the ultimate bank robbery. Meanwhile, Holmes enjoys a blossoming romance...

The Suspect (1944) 7.4

The Suspect (1944)

In 1902 London, unhappily married Philip Marshall meets young Mary Gray, who is unemployed and depressed. Their deepening friendship, though physically innocent, is discovered by Philip's wife who threatens him with expo...

A Run for Your Money (1949) 6.5

A Run for Your Money (1949)

Two Welsh coal-mining brothers win a trip to London to claim a monetary prize. They are supposed to meet a newspaper reporter who will be their escort. Instead, the brothers are launched into an adventure with some Londo...

Nanny McPhee Returns (2010) 6.1

Nanny McPhee Returns (2010)

Nanny McPhee arrives to help a harried young mother who is trying to run the family farm while her husband is away at war, though she uses her magic to teach the woman's children and their two spoiled cousins five new le...

Bram Stoker’s Van Helsing (2021) -

Bram Stoker’s Van Helsing (2021)

When his fiancée Lucy falls victim to a mysterious illness, Arthur Holmwood turns to a former rival in her affections - Dr John Seward - for help. Seward calls in his mentor, Professor Van Helsing, who quickly uncovers t...

Hour of Glory (1949) 7.2

Hour of Glory (1949)

The best bomb disposal officer during World War II was badly injured and is in frequent pain. He finds solace and relief from his pain in the whisky bottle & the pills that are never far away. A new type of booby trapped...

The Scarlet Pimpernel (1934) 7.4

The Scarlet Pimpernel (1934)

London fop Percy Blakeney is also secretly the Scarlet Pimpernel who, in a variety of disguises, makes repeated daring trips to France to save aristocrats from Madame Guillotine. His unknowing wife is also French, and sh...

Evergreen (1934) 6.7

Evergreen (1934)

Harriet Green, a beloved and radiant music hall star of the Edwardian era, has a guilty secret: She has a baby daughter, born out of wedlock. Harriet leaves her public and flees to South Africa to raise her daughter quie...

For Queen & Country (1988) 5.6

For Queen & Country (1988)

Reuben, having been discharged from the British military, returns to London after a tour of duty in Northern Ireland and the Falklands, where he was decorated as a war Hero. However, given his vocation to his country, he...

A Damsel in Distress (1937) 6.8

A Damsel in Distress (1937)

Lady Alyce Marshmorton must marry soon, and the staff of Tottney Castle have laid bets on who she'll choose, with young Albert wagering on "Mr. X". After Alyce goes to London to meet a beau (bumping into dancer Jerry Hal...

Gilbert and Sullivan (1953) 6.8

Gilbert and Sullivan (1953)

The common career of W.S. Gilbert,a barrister turned comic writer, and Arthur Sullivan, a classic composer turned converted against his will to light music, who wrote fourteen operettas between 1871 and 1896, to great pu...

Crush (2001) 5.8

Crush (2001)

Three 40-something women in a small English town meet weekly for a ritual of gin, cigarettes, and sweets -- and swap stories arguing which of them has the most pathetic love life. Kate is the headmistress at the local sc...

The Ploughman’s Lunch (1983) 6.6

The Ploughman’s Lunch (1983)

James Penfield (Jonathan Pryce) has made a career out of journalism. Now bankrupt, he finds himself with a group of other writers in the middle of the dispute-ridden British homeland at the time of the Falklands War....

A Tale of Two Cities (1935) 7.8

A Tale of Two Cities (1935)

Alas, an aristocrat and a barrister on the same plateau. This is the story of a revolution, a revolution that occurred in France known as the Reign of Terror. The barrister, the town alcoholic and man of disrepute, is in...

Let Me Go (2017) 5.8

Let Me Go (2017)

Let Me Go is a film about mothers and daughters, it is about ghosts from the past and the impact they leave on the present. Developed from Helga Schneider's true life story, Let Me Go explores the effect on Helga's life ...

The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945) 7.5

The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945)

In 1886, in Victorian London, the corrupt Lord Henry Wotton (George Sanders) meets the pure Dorian Gray (Hurd Hatfield) posing for talented painter Basil Hallward (Lowell Gilmore). Basil paints Dorian's portrait and give...

Doll Factory: The Musical (2021) -

Doll Factory: The Musical (2021)

Faced with numerous obstacles and pressure to exceed her Mums expectations, 12-year-old Liverpudlian tomboy Aliza tries her best to raise money to save her fathers dance studio from permanent closure. While adapting to n...

Oliver Twist (1948) 7.8

Oliver Twist (1948)

The immortal characters of Charles Dickens' classic novel, Oliver Twist...A penniless orphan in 17th century London - Poor but honest Oliver is fleeing the cruelty of the workhouse when he's forced in a band of young thi...

The Millennium Dome Heist with Ross Kemp (2020) (TV) -

The Millennium Dome Heist with Ross Kemp (2020) (TV)

Ross explores the untold story of the 9 month cat-and-mouse game between police and the criminal gang intent on stealing diamonds worth £350 million from an exhibition at the Millennium Dome in London in 2000.::Mark_a_Wo...

The Man Upstairs (1958) 6.5

The Man Upstairs (1958)

John Wilson is troubled with pain and and an inability to sleep. He tries to light the gas-fire and seeks help from another lodger, artist Nicholas, who is spending the night with his model, and is reluctant to be distur...

The Nanny (1965) 7.2

The Nanny (1965)

Bette Davis is an English nanny whose charge is a rude 10-year-old Joey, just discharged from a disturbed children's home where he'd spent two years undergoing treatment for drowning his little sister in the bath. He ret...

London (1994) 7.4

London (1994)

An inspiring tale through London by pictures narrated by Paul Scofield.::Anonymous...

Tinker Bell (2008) (V) 6.8

Tinker Bell (2008) (V)

Carried by the wind deep in the heart of the enchanting Pixie Hollow in the island of Neverland, the beautiful newly born fairy, Tinker Bell, discovers that her destiny as a tinker is to repair all sorts of things under ...

Two Is a Family (2016) 7.4

Two Is a Family (2016)

Samuel parties hard in the Marseille area of France and is awoken one morning by a woman carrying a baby she claims is his. She drives off leaving him with a wailing infant; he gives chase to London where he finds work a...

The Vanquished (1953) 6.6

The Vanquished (1953)

A trilogy of stories of well-off youths who commit murders. In the French episode, a group of high school students kill one of their colleagues for his money. In the Italian episode, a university student's involved in sm...

Wild Bill (2011) 7.2

Wild Bill (2011)

Out on parole after 8 years inside, Bill Hayward returns home to find his now 11- and 15-year-old sons abandoned by their mother and fending for themselves. Unwilling to play Dad, an uncaring Bill is determined to move o...

Wedding Rehearsal (1932) 6

Wedding Rehearsal (1932)

Reggie, the impish Marquis of Buckminster, has many friends and is happy with his present bachelor lifestyle. But his grandmother demands that he now get married to one of a few suitable women that she names, and have so...

The Young Victoria (2009) 7.3

The Young Victoria (2009)

Dominated by her possessive mother and her bullying consort, Conroy, since childhood, teen-aged Victoria refuses to allow them the power of acting as her regent in the last days of her uncle William IV's rule. Her German...

A Running Jump (2012) 6

A Running Jump (2012)

Incompetent car salesman Perry is desperate to get the money to release the car he hopes to sell to young Gary from the garage but his wife,fitness instructor Debbie is fed up with constantly bank-rolling him and he even...

Muse of Fire (2013) 7.7

Muse of Fire (2013)

Two young London actors set out together to face the greatest challenge in the world of acting - Shakespeare.::DP & GT...

Hysteria (2011) 6.7

Hysteria (2011)

In 1880 pioneering doctor Mortimer Granville,sacked from various hospitals for challenging his superiors' out-moded methods,gets a job with Dr Dalrymple,who relieves female patients' frustrations - or hysteria - with pel...

Indiscreet (1958) 6.8

Indiscreet (1958)

Anna Kalman is a London based actress. She has been unable to find love in her life. The reason why she came home early from a vacation to Majorca fits into that theme, as the man she met there and was initially attracte...

The Who at the London Coliseum 1969 (2009) (V) 8.3

The Who at the London Coliseum 1969 (2009) (V)

Concert of the Who's first filming of the Rock Opera Tommy at London's opera house, the Coliseum.::Cinema_Fan...

The Importance of Being Earnest (1952) 7.5

The Importance of Being Earnest (1952)

Jack Worthing and Algernon Moncrieff are two men that are both pretending to be someone they are not....