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Not Now, Comrade (1976)

Rudi Petrovyan (Lewis Fiander), a Russian ballet star, decides to defect to the West but so many complications and mix-ups occur that in the...

When the Boys Meet the Girls (1965)

Danny Churchill (Harve Presnell) is a young heir who tries to help Ginger (Connie Francis), an attractive postal worker in rural Nevada, save her...

Oz – A Rock ‘n’ Roll Road Movie (1976)

An Australian attempt to rework The Wizard of Oz for a mid-1970s youth audience. Dorothy (Joy Dunstan) is a sixteen-year-old groupie riding with a local rock...

Long Weekend (1978)

Peter (John Hargreaves) and his wife Marcia (Briony Behets) drive out of the city for a long weekend’s camping by the sea. They are...

Petersen (1974)

Tony 'Jock' Petersen (Jack Thompson), an electrician and ex-Australian Rules footballer, decides in his 30's to go to university to study English. Married to Susie...

Sunstruck (1972)

Young Welsh schoolteacher and choral director Stanley Evans (Harry Secombe) decides to emigrate to Australia where the New South Wales Education Department invites him...

Ragman’s Daughter, The (1971)

Married with two kids, living in a council flat, and recently dismissed for pilfering from his job in a Nottingham cheese warehouse, Tony Bradmore...

Overlord (1975)

Beginning with a premonition of his death, the film follows Tom, a young everyman, through his call up to the East Yorkshire Regiment during...

Pickup on South Street (1953)

The film begins in the sticky heat of a New York subway train. Candy (Jean Peters), her bored face covered with a film of...

Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane, The (1976)

Rynn Jacobs (Jodie Foster) is a pretty thirteen-year-old girl who lives in a secluded house that she and her poet father have rented in...

Razorback (1983)

Mystery thriller set in the Australian outback, about a 500-kilogram feral razorback boar. The boar attacks a lonely homestead near the outback town of Gamulla,...

One Good Turn (1954)

Norman is the oldest orphan at Greenwood Children's Home and now acts as their caretaker. But there are dirty deeds afoot and the chairman of...

Who Dares Wins (1982)

When terrorists storm the American Embassy in London, it's down to SAS captain Peter Skellen (Lewis Collins) and his elite team to save the...

Yellow Balloon, The (1953)

A young boy dies while playing in the ruins of a London neighbourhood destroyed during the blitz. His friend, who was with him at the...

Tremors (1989)

A dull American town in the middle of the desert is suddenly attacked by huge man-eating subterranean creatures. Luckily, two dimwitted but brave handymen (Kevin...

Mac and Me (1988)

Basically a 95-minute advertisement for McDonalds and Coca-Cola with a plot stolen from E.T. (1982), Mac and Me concerns wheelchair-bound adolescent Michael (Jonathan Ward) who moves...

Scarlet Blade, The (1963)

During the English Civil War in 1648, King Charles I is captured by Roundhead forces led by the tyrant Colonel Judd (Lionel Jeffries) and...

Mandingo (1975)

Set on a slave plantation in the Deep South, Mandingo is a sordid wallow in depravity. Plantation owner Warren Maxwell (James Mason) puts on the...

Spaceballs (1987)

When Mel Brooks created this typically uneven parody of Star Wars (1977) and other space adventures, he went to extreme lengths to deliver a bad...

Under Fire (1983)

Two news reporters chronicle the last days of the shady Samoza Regime in Nicaragua and find themselves under fire from both sides. After an American...

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Dentist On The Job (1961)

A year after cutting his teeth on Dentist in the Chair (1960), Bob Monkhouse returned in this disappointing sequel. Colonel Proudfoot of Proudfoot Industries tries to...

Mona Lisa (1986)

Set in London’s sleazy criminal underworld, small-time ex-con George (Bob Hoskins) is reduced to chauffeuring beautiful, manipulative, West End call girl Simone (Cathy Tyson). Michael Caine is...

Black Christmas (1974)

Bob Clark's imaginatively nasty low-budget Canadian slasher traps a group of college students in the snow-dusted sorority house of Sigma Lamba Chi, where they...

Let It Be (1970)

Originally arranged as rehearsals for a one-off live show, the TV documentary/concert McCartney envisioned devolved instead into a depressing fly-on-the-wall ogle at The Beatles'...

Chatterbox (1977)

Penelope (Candice Rialson), a young woman who works in a beauty parlor, discovers that her vagina can talk, which causes her no end of...

Petulia (1968)

The slow-moving story of a divorced doctor's relationship with a younger woman in San Francisco. Petulia (Julie Christie), a frustrated woman begins a love affair...

Batman Returns (1992)

Batman Returns pits the Dark Knight of Gotham City against a new gang of villainous fiends. Oswald Cobblepot (Danny De Vito) - alias The Penguin - is a...

Colors (1988)

With Dragnet-style gravity, this movie informs us of the 600 gangs, the 70,000 gang members and the 400 gang-related murders in LA County each...