Movies – X

X The Unknown (1957)

On a desolate Scottish moor, a platoon of soldiers are being trained in the use of the Geiger counter. Their manoeuvres are interrupted by a mysterious and unexplained explosion which leaves a large fissure in the ground. Dr Adam Royston (Dean Jagger), chief scientist at the nearby atomic research establishment, is called in to investigate(...)

X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes (1963)

Dr James Xavier is a world renowned scientist experimenting with human eyesight. He devises a drug, that when applied to the eyes, enables the user to see beyond the normal realm of our sight (ultraviolet rays etc.) and also gives the user the power to see through objects. Xavier tests this drug on himself when his(...)

Xanadu (1980)

A struggling young artist, a heavenly muse and a sentimental millionaire join forces to open up a roller-disco palace. Olivia Newton-John plays Kira - the glowing, singing, roller-skating muse who inspires a young artist called Sonny Malone (pictured at right) to open the roller disco in partnership with clarinet-puffing money-bags Danny McGuire (dancing legend Gene Kelly).(...)