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O Lucky Man! (1973)

Once again Malcolm McDowell plays Michael Travis, who comes face to face with an even more troubled society than in If. . . (1968). Here, he has...

Obsession (1976)

High melodrama, creeping insanity and barely contained delirium abound in this dizzying tribute to the high tension thrillers of Alfred Hitchcock from director Brian...

Ocean’s Eleven (1960)

You wouldn't call it a gang. Just Danny Ocean and his 11 pals - the night they blew all the lights in Las Vegas! Sands...

Octopussy (1983)

Roger Moore looked pretty long in the snout in For Your Eyes Only (1981), his previous entry in the Bond series. Miraculously, he looks younger than ever...

Odd Angry Shot, The (1979)

When The Odd Angry Shot was released in 1979, it came in for a good deal of misdirected critical flak because it wasn't a different kind...

Odessa File, The (1974)

Directed by Ronald Neame (The Poseidon Adventure) from a story by Frederick Forsyth, The Odessa File takes us back to Hamburg, Germany in 1963. An elderly Jewish...

Officer and a Gentleman, An (1982)

Richard Gere plays a street tough Navy brat (Zack Mayo) whose mother committed suicide when he was thirteen, and whose alcoholic sailor father raised...

Oh, God! (1977)

God (George Burns) chooses Jerry Landers (country singer John Denver), a supermarket assistant manager, to spread the gospel. But, of course, nobody believes a...

Oh! What A Lovely War (1969)

In his first project as a director, Richard Attenborough restaged the First World War on Brighton pier. Oh! What A Lovely War was an ambitious attempt...

Oklahoma! (1955)

Curly McLain (MacRae) is a cowboy in the territory of Oklahoma (shortly to become a state). He is courtin' Laurey (Jones), a sweet strawberry-blonde...

Oliver! (1968)

"Please Sir, can I have some more?". Mark Lester nabbed the classic line as Oliver Twist in this immensely popular musical film version of...

Omega Man, The (1971)

It's the near future (1975!) and germ warfare has wiped out virtually all of the human race, but scientist and US Army Colonel Robert...

Omen, The (1976)

Coming out of the vogue for theological shockers in the wake of The Exorcist (1973), The Omen arguably threatened to beat it at its own game. In this...

On Golden Pond (1981)

A film dealing with themes of old age, the approach of death and the lack of communication in family relationships, On Golden Pond was a bitter-sweet...

On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (1969)

The sixth Bond movie saw a temporary change of leading man, with Sean Connery (the one true Bond) departing, and odd-Bond-out George Lazenby making...

On the Beach (1959)

In 1964, nuclear war wipes out all of humanity in the northern hemisphere. One American nuclear submarine - the USS Sawfish - was submerged at the...

On The Beat (1962)

Reprising the formula already familiar from his army comedy The Square Peg (1958), Norman Wisdom’s alter ego Norman Pitkin is pitted against flamboyant villains and authority...

On the Buses (1971)

The first time the TV series On The Buses toppled Coronation Street from the top of the TV ratings was a clear indication that it would inevitably make...

On The Fiddle (1961)

Two London con artists - a conniving little Cockney (Alfred Lynch) and an amiable, brawny gypsy (a pre-Bond Sean Connery) - enlist in the...

On The Waterfront (1954)

"I coulda had class. I coulda been a contender. I coulda been somebody instead of a bum, which is what I am, let's face...

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*Batteries Not Included (1987)

The presence of the distinguished Hume Cronyn and Jessica Tandy makes this saccharine-sodden retread of Cocoon (1985) worth watching. They play residents of a doomed New York...

10 (1979)

George Webber (Dudley Moore) is a composer facing a midlife crisis. He escapes the headaches (and toothaches) of Los Angeles to the beaches of...

10 Rillington Place (1971)

Based on Ludovic Kennedy’s 1961 non-fiction book of the same name, this film was a sombre, articulate, and chilling dramatisation of the infamous murders...

100 Rifles (1969)

Lawman Lydecker (played by former Cleveland Browns Hall of Famer Jim Brown) and Yaqui Joe (an Indian bank robber played by Burt Reynolds) join forces with...

101 Dalmatians (1961)

This full-length cartoon from the Walt Disney studios is a beautifully animated version of Dodie Smith's classic children's tale. The adorable spotty dogs of the...

101 Dalmatians (1996)

Disney updated its classic animated tale with this live-action version starring a deliciously over-the-top Glenn Close (pictured at right) as infamous villain Cruella De...

10th Victim, The (1965)

Famous now as one of the inspirations for Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (Ursula Andress wore the first bullet-firing bra as sported by...

11 Harrow House (1974)

A nonchalant young American merchant, Howard R. Chesser (Charles Grodin), travels to London on one of his frequent trips to 11 Harrowhouse; the offices of...