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E.T. The Extra Terrestrial (1982)

An inspired account from Steven Spielberg of an alien who lands in a pine forest on the California coast and gets separated from his...

Eagle Has Landed, The (1976)

John Sturges’ entertaining adaptation of the Jack Higgins novel starts from a similar premise to that of Alberto Cavalcanti‘s Went the Day Well? Michael Caine (pictured...

Early Bird, The (1965)

With the dairy he works for threatened with closing after a large company (Consolidated Dairies) moves onto their turf, lone milkman Norman Pitkin (Wisdom)...

Earth Dies Screaming, The (1965)

Astronaut Jeff Nolan (Willard Parker) returns to Earth to find the planet has been ravaged by robots that kill by touch and then reanimate their...

Earth Girls Are Easy (1988)

Valley girl manicurist Valerie Dale (Geena Davis) initially thinks she is hallucinating when a spacecraft with three furry aliens crash-lands in her Los Angeles...

Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956)

Hero research scientist Hugh Marlowe, back in the nation's capital after surviving The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951), tries to prevent an invasion of the...

Earthquake (1974)

This blockbuster disaster film had a dumb script and lacklustre acting, but great visual and aural effects. There are disasters galore as a massive earthquake...

East of Eden (1955)

Wild adolescent Cal Trask finds out that his mother, long believed dead, is actually running a brothel in a nearby town. The discovery proves...

Easy Come, Easy Go (1967)

The lure of sunken treasure on a Spanish wreck leads to romance between US Navy diver Ted Jackson (Elvis Presley) and Jo Symington - a...

Easy Rider (1969)

Road movies were never the same after Billy (Dennis Hopper) and Wyatt - aka Captain America (Peter Fonda) embarked on a magical mystery tour...

Eat The Rich (1987)

When a waiter loses his job at trendy London restaurant 'Bastards', he plots with a band of revolutionaries to put its customers on the...

Eating Raoul (1982)

Middle-class Los Angeles couple Paul and Mary Bland (brilliantly portrayed by coauthor and director Paul Bartel and Warhol superstar Mary Woronov) finance their dream...

Ed Wood (1994)

Tim Burton's Ed Wood, starring Johnny Depp, brilliantly reconstructs the sleazy side of 1950s Hollywood, and is a sympathetic tribute to the director of such...

Eddie and the Cruisers (1983)

In 1964, Eddie Wilson had it all. He had genius, he had vision, he had the hottest rock & roll band in the country....

Educating Rita (1983)

Adapted from Willy Russell’s play, Educating Rita retains its charm and poignancy in this cosy film version. Rita, (Julie Walters) a working-class hairdresser with a sharp wit,...

Edward Scissorhands (1990)

Rather than follow the hugely successful Batman (1989) with another special effects-driven bonanza, director Tim Burton instead delivered a delightfully realised movie that was about as...

Eighteen in the Sun (1962)

Originally titled Diciottenni al sole (and also known as Beach Party-Italian Style in some markets), this Italian film follows Nicole Molino (Catherine Spaak), a French...

El Cid (1961)

Charlton Heston is the legendary Rodrigo Diaz di Bivar - the Christian hero who rids Spain of the Moors  in the 11th century -...

El Condor (1970)

Luke (Jim Brown), a chain-gang prisoner in the post-Civil War West, is told of a fortune in gold hidden by a Mexican general in...

El Topo (1970)

It is obvious why El Topo was embraced by John Lennon, Dennis Hopper, Timothy Leary and their counterparts. It is a violent, brutal, confusing, occasionally fascinating...