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...

Electra Glide In Blue (1973)

Robert Blake (later to star in TV cop series Baretta) is John Wintergreen - a diminutive Vietnam vet motorcycle cop in a desert state whose...

Electric Boogaloo (Breakdance 2) (1984)

This rapidly-released sequel to Breakdance (1984) finds the same lead characters using their dance talents once more to save their run-down community centre. Finding professional work...

Electric Dreams (1984)

Lenny Von Dohlen plays Miles, a geeky architect who falls hopelessly in love with his neighbour, cellist Madeline (Virginia Madsen), only to discover his rival...

Electric Horseman, The (1979)

Robert Redford and Jane Fonda were well cast in Sydney Pollack's The Electric Horseman - He as a former rodeo champion now reduced to advertising breakfast...

Elephant Man, The (1980)

Producer Mel Brooks fought for years to bring the true story of John Merrick - cruelly nicknamed the 'Elephant Man' due to his large tumours...

Eliza Fraser (1976)

The full title of the movie is actually A Faithful Narrative of the Capture, Sufferings and Miraculous Escape of Eliza Fraser, which is supposed to...

Elizabeth (1998)

This historical drama set in the 16th century - starring Cate Blanchett and Geoffrey Rush and charting the turbulent life and times of the self-proclaimed "Virgin Queen" - was given...

Emmanuelle (1974)

Inspired by Emmanuelle Arsan's controversial novel, Emmanuelle starred 22-year-old Dutch actress Sylvia Kristel in the title role. The phenomenal success of this softcore porn movie can be...

Empire of the Sun (1987)

Now considered a trial run for the more moving, horrifying and involving Schindler's List (1993), Steven Spielberg's drama, set in China during the Second World...

Empire Strikes Back, The (1980)

The darkest of the original Star Wars trilogy, The Empire Strikes Back opens with a fantastic battle between the Rebels (the good guys) and Darth Vader's Evil Empire...

End Of The Road (1970)

It's possible that a trillion years from now, a visiting alien will open a time capsule and alight upon a can of film containing...

End Play (1976)

Mark (John Waters) and Robbie Gifford (George Mallaby) are dysfunctional siblings whose relationship is further strained by the fact that Mark has a secret...

Endless Love (1981)

Director Franco Zeffirelli did a castration job on Endless Love, reducing Scott Spencer's 1979 best-seller about the nature of sexual obsession to a soggy teenage...

Endless Summer, The (1966)

Director Bruce Brown treats us to the ultimate Sixties hymn to young, footloose surfers everywhere, as he embarks on a round-the-world odyssey in search...

Enemy Mine (1985)

In the distant future, the population of Earth is at war with the reptilian Draconians. Two pilots, one from each side, crash-land on a desolate...

Enforcer, The (1976)

This 1976 action film was the third in the Dirty Harry film series. Directed by James Fargo, it starred Clint Eastwood once again as unorthodox San...

English Patient, The (1996)

Anthony Minghella‘s lavish adaptation of Michael Ondaatje’s Booker-winning novel was critically adored and showered in Oscars (although it provoked a backlash for expansive pretension...

Enter The Dragon (1973)

Enter The Dragon was a defining moment for martial arts films and for Bruce Lee (real name Lee Jun Fan). The first martial arts film produced...

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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 doing very well. He is a successful composer with a great house up in the hills above Los Angeles,...

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...