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Dial M For Murder (1954)

Alfred Hitchcock only took on this version of Frederick Knott's play to fulfil his Warner Brothers contract. Such was his lack of interest in...

Diamonds Are Forever (1971)

Sean Connery returned for the seventh movie in the Bond series with James matching wits with his nemesis, Blofeld, here played by Charles Gray...

Dick Tracy (1990)

Comics had been made into movies for decades but it was Warren Beatty's production of Dick Tracy (1990) that ultimately made the perfect marriage between film...

Die Hard (1988)

When it was first announced that Bruce Willis - late of Moonlighting and the dismal Blind Date - was pairing up with John McTiernan to do an action...

Die Hard 2 (1990)

Director Renny Harlin can be a terrible hack but he's in his element when he's not bothering about characters, just blowing stuff up. This is...

Die Hard: With A Vengeance (1995)

A key scene in the movie required John McLane to parade around the predominantly African-American Harlem district of New York wearing a sandwich board...

Diner (1982)

This gentle, warm-hearted comedy drama about a group of five young men in Baltimore in 1959 was director Barry Levinson's debut feature and it...

Dirty Dancing (1987)

It's the summer of 1963. Johnny Castle (Patrick Swayze) is a Catskills summer camp dance teacher (moonlighting as a "dirty dancer" in sleazy bars)...

Dirty Dozen, The (1967)

One of the smash hits of its year, this action-packed archetypal bloke-flick is violent and amoral and a magnificent adventure that stirs the blood and warms...

Dirty Harry (1971)

"Ask yourself one question: Do I feel lucky? Well, do ya punk?" Clint Eastwood starred as Inspector Harry Callahan, a San Francisco supercop who stops...

Dirty Mary Crazy Larry (1974)

   Action adventure starring Peter Fonda as Larry, who steals $150,000 from a supermarket to buy a sports car. With his friend Deke (Adam Roarke), he...

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988)

This proficient remake of the old David Niven/Marlon Brando screwball comedy Bedtime Story (1964) attempted to cruise by on star power alone. Michael Caine played...

Disorderlies (1987)

With a combined weight of half a ton - and that's without the obligatory gold teeth and chains - it was hard to ignore...

Disorderly Orderly, The (1965)

Jerry Lewis stars as the male hospital nurse who is always trying too hard - with the obvious comic results. Lewis's comic genius is very...

Distant Thunder (1988)

A troubled Vietnam veteran (John Lithgow) deserts his wife and child shortly after he returns from the war. He returns after living like an animal...

Distant Voices, Still Lives (1988)

Never has song been used so poignantly as in this painful, yet curiously fond recollection of postwar Liverpool from director Terence Davies. Davies draws on...

Do The Right Thing (1989)

Sal's Pizzeria has been trading for 20 years and now represents one of just a couple of white businesses in a black area. Tensions begin...

Doc Hollywood (1991)

While travelling to a new job in California, ambitious doctor Benjamin Stone (Michael J Fox) crashes his car in a small South Carolina town...

Doc Savage: The Man of Bronze (1975)

1930s superman Doc Savage (Ron Ely) and his five assistants - the Amazing Five - are sucked into the mystery of Doc's father disappearing...