Showing posts with label Uk. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Uk. Show all posts

The Ship Was Loaded (1957)

Directed by: Val Guest
Stars: David Tomlinson, Peggy Cummins, Brian Reece
Language: English
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Carry on Admiral
DescriptionTwo friends get drunk and decide to switch identities. One is a Parliamentary Secretary, and the other is the captain of a ship. The former’s lack of sea knowledge causes several catastrophes, including torpedoing the First Lord of The Admiralty.

The Gypsy and the Gentleman (1958)

Directed by: Joseph Losey
Stars: Melina Mercouri, Keith Michell, Flora Robson
Language: English
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
DescriptionBelle (Melina Mercouri) is a tempestuous gypsy girl who is after Sir Paul Deverill (Keith Michell). Her plan is to marry him and take him for every cent he has before moving on to other lovers.

The House in Nightmare Park (1973)

Directed by: Peter Sykes
Stars: Frankie Howerd, Ray Milland, Hugh Burden
Language: English
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Crazy House, Night of the Laughing Dead
Description In 1907, an actor is invited to perform in an isolated country house, and becomes involved in mysterious and dangerous events.

Oh Rosalinda!! (1955)

Directed by: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
Stars: Anthony Quayle, Anton Walbrook, Dennis Price
Language: English
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Vhsrip
Also known as: Fledermaus ’55
DescriptionDie Fledermaus (The Bat) is the pseudonym adopted by Dr Falke. Floating on the buoyant waltzes of Strauss, this Viennese romp is sure to please. Disguises, tricks and every kind of deception combine to reveal a would-be cheat in hot pursuit of his own wife, much to his chagrin. Silly, charming, always entertaining, always fun. This is a film version of “Die Fledermaus” set in post-war Vienna with the main protagonists of Dr Falke represented by the 3 occupying powers. This is NOT just a film of a staged production but a truly filmic version of the operetta.

Guns of Darkness (1962)

Directed by: Anthony Asquith
Stars: Leslie Caron, David Niven, David Opatoshu
Language: English
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
DescriptionCommitted pacifist Tom Jordan’s decision to help former President Rivera escape a military coup is a simple act of mercy that takes him and his wife to the edge of despair. It turns them into outlaws and fugitives, hunted by a vicious regime; yet it could also bring them together in a way they have never been before.’

Modesty Blaise (1966)

Directed by: Joseph Losey
Stars:Monica Vitti, Terence Stamp, Dirk Bogarde
Language: English
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
DescriptionModesty Blaise, a secret agent whose hair color, hair style, and mod clothing change at a snap of her fingers is being used by the British government as a decoy in an effort to thwart a diamond heist. She is being set up by the feds but is wise to the plot and calls in sidekick Willie Garvin and a few other friends to outsmart them. Meanwhile, at his island hideaway, Gabriel, the diamond thief has his own plans for Blaise and Garvin.

Method (2004)

Directed by: Duncan Roy
Stars: Elizabeth Hurley, Jeremy Sisto, Oliver Tobias
Language: English, Spanish (2tracks)
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Dead Even
DescriptionA celebrity actress who gets her dream role playing real-life 19th century serial killer Belle Gunness in a feature film, starts to take on the characteristics of the character both on-screen and off.

Thank You All Very Much (1969)

Directed by: Waris Hussein
Stars: Sandy Dennis, Ian McKellen, Eleanor Bron
Language: English
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Vhsrip
Also known as: A Touch of Love
DescriptionRosamund Stacey (Sandy Dennis), a young ‘bookish’ girl in London society, spends her days studying for a doctorate in the British Museum and her nights avoiding the sexual attention of the men in her life. But one day, all that changes. Through a friend, she is introduced to rising TV newsreader/announcer George Matthews (Ian McKellen) and after a further chance meeting and a tumble on the sofa, she finds herself pregnant from her first sexual encounter. A failed attempt at self-abortion just re-inforces Rosamund’s resolve to have the child – leaving her on a solitary and at times dismal path through pregnancy and into motherhood, aided only by close friend Lydia (Eleanor Bron). Will she get through it? Will her child? And will she let Matthews know that he is actually the father?

Duffy (1968)

Directed by: Robert Parrish
Stars: James Coburn, James Mason, James Fox
Language: English
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
DescriptionDuffy is a cunning aristocrat of criminals who is hired by Stefane, a young playboy, to hijack a boat carrying several million dollars of his father’s fortune. The plot succeeds, with a little help from Segolene, Stefane’s girlfriend – but also with an unexpected, sudden turn of events.

Aria (1987)

Directed by: Robert Altman, Bruce Beresford, 8 more
Stars: John Hurt, Theresa Russell, Stephanie Lane
Language: English + Commentary (2nd track)
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
DescriptionTen short pieces directed by ten different directors, including Ken Russell, Jean-Luc Godard, Robert Altman, Bruce Beresford, and Nicolas Roeg. Each short uses an aria as soundtrack/sound (Vivaldi, Bach, Wagner), and is an interpretation of the particular aria.

Big Time Operators (1957)

Directed by: Basil Dearden
Stars: Virginia McKenna, Bill Travers, Margaret Rutherford
Language: English
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: The Smallest Show on Earth
DescriptionA young couple inherits a debt-ridden old movie theater, appropriately nicknamed “The Flea Pit,” and the three eccentric senior citizens who work there.

The Vengeance of She (1968)

Directed by: Cliff Owen
Stars: John Richardson, Olga Schoberová, Edward Judd
Language: English
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Ayesha, Daughter of She
DescriptionA beautiful young European girl, Carol, is taken over by the spirit of mysterious Ayesha, queen of the lost city of Kuma. Carol is taken to Kuma to succeed the almost-immortal Ayesha as empress of Kuma.

The Doctor’s Dilemma (1958)

Directed by: Anthony Asquith
Stars: Leslie Caron, Dirk Bogarde, Alastair Sim
Language: English
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Tvrip
DescriptionMrs. Dubedat loves and idolizes her artist husband, Louis, but he is dying of tuberculosis. She goes to a doctor and convinces him to save her husband. The doctor can keep only so many patients, and must choose who is worth saving, but is convinced that Louis’ artistic talents make him worthy. But when he and several colleague meet Louis, they discover that he is in fact a smooth-talking money-grabbing scoundrel. They also learn that he has another wife, whom he has abandoned. So, the doctor has a problem: should he let Louis die, leaving Mrs. Dubedat with her idealized image, or save him and his artistic talents, but force her to face his bigamy and other flaws?

Bullseye! (1990)

Directed by: Michael Winner
Stars: Michael Caine, Roger Moore, Sally Kirkland
Language: English
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
DescriptionMoore and Caine play dual rolls in this off-beat and highly silly caper – a pair of small time con-men and a partnership of nuclear physicists. As con-men, they use their uncanny resemblance to the high-living scientists to con their way to the scientists’ safety deposit boxes, but in so-doing become entangled in a shady world of spies and international intrigue.

Goodbye Gemini (1970)

Directed by: Alan Gibson
Stars: Judy Geeson, Martin Potter, Michael Redgrave
Language: English + Commentary  (2nd track)
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Twinsanity
DescriptionUnnaturally close, jet-setting twins become enmeshed in the Swinging London scene, where their relationship is strained after they befriend a predatory hustler and his girlfriend.

With These Hands (1972)

Directed by: Don Chaffey
Stars: Georgina Ward, Alexander Davion, Polly Adams
Language: English
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Clinic Exclusive, Sex Clinic
Description: A place of healing offers its clients all kinds of extras for the right fee. The kinky clinic is run by the archetypal boss-bitch menacingly played by Georgina Ward who, aside from conventional sex, offers her richer clients spankings and lashings which come in handy later when she blackmails them. However, a wealthy lesbian begins an affair with Ward – and her son soon turns up looking for her, turning the place upside down.

Loving Feeling (1968)

Directed by: Norman J. Warren
Stars: Simon Brent, Georgina Ward, Paula Patterson
Language: English
Country: Uk | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: She Loved with Her Boots On
DescriptionThe sexual shenanigans of DJ Stevee Daly, who can’t decide whether to fix his marriage to Suzanne or to yield to his many loving conquests.