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Wackiest Ship In The Army, The (1960)

A naval officer during WWII is given the command of an old sailing ship to undertake a very important mission - to transport an...

Wag The Dog (1997)

Just before an election, the US President is accused of molesting a teenage girl in the Oval Office. Keen to divert interest away from the...

Wait Until Dark (1967)

A cleverly crafted thriller with the gorgeous Audrey Hepburn as a blind New York City housewife who finds herself terrorised by three dangerous criminals after...

Wake In Fright (1971)

John Grant (Gary Bond) is the bored teacher at a one-room school in Tiboonda, a tiny railway junction on the far western plains of...

Walkabout (1970)

"In Australia when an Aborigine man-child reaches sixteen, he is sent out into the land. For months he must live from it. Sleep on...

Wall Street (1987)

Oliver Stone's souped-up, morality melodrama hammers away with ferocity at corporate raiders, insider trading, stock manipulation and other questionable practices involving big business in...

Wall, The (1982)

Directed by Alan Parker and starring Bob Geldof from The Boomtown Rats, this movie version of the 1979 Pink Floyd album was described by one critic as...

Waltz of the Toreadors (1962)

An English general finds himself with a hypochondriac for a wife, a French mistress and a penchant for buxom chambermaids. In one of his most...

Wanderers, The (1979)

Two rival teenage gangs fight for supremacy in 1960s New York, but the leader of one group faces moving into the adult world of...

War and Peace (1956)

Produced by Dino De Laurentiis and shot on location in Italy at a cost of $6 million, War and Peace weighs in at 208 minutes. The money...

War of the Planets (1965)

An informal prequel to The Wild, Wild Planet, and shot back-to-back with it using virtually the same cast, director Antonio Margheriti's alien invasion saga...

War Of The Roses, The (1988)

The War of the Roses is a ferocious black comedy about divorce, both funny and cynical. Barbara (Kathleen Turner) and Oliver (Michael Douglas) Rose are the...

War Of The Worlds (1953)

Loosely adapted from H.G. Wells' classic novel of the same name, this 1953 doomsday sci-fi was billed as a "mighty panorama of Earth-shaking fury...

WarGames (1983)

"Shall we play a game?" With the advent of computing systems like Apple and Commodore, home computers became a major fad in the early 1980's. Home...

Warlords of Atlantis (1978)

It may be small change compared with today's CGI monster movies, but this is still a decent romp from director Kevin Connor, and it's...

Warriors, The (1979)

"Let's get down to it Boppers . . ." Hundreds of gangs from all of New York's five boroughs show up for a summit at...

Waterboy, The (1998)

Adam Sandler plays Bobby Boucher, an unschooled, unscrewed Louisiana mama's boy who ladles out "quality H2O" to a college football team that kicks his...

Waterloo (1970)

Dino De Laurentiis decided to make Waterloo ten years before filming began, but not even his large production company could take on the mammoth project alone. Other...

Watership Down (1978)

This animated version of Richard Adams's bestselling novel about a group of rabbits searching for a new home was a box-office success, despite the...

Waterworld (1995)

This lavish Mad Max on jet skis from director Kevin Reynolds was declared dead in the water owing to escalating costs, nightmarish production problems...

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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...