Naked (1993)

Unemployed Johnny (David Thewlis, pictured below right) has to flee Manchester and heads to London where he calls at the home of his ex-girlfriend Louise (Lesley...

Naked Gun 2½: The Smell Of Fear (1991)

Billed on release as the latest film from the brother of the man who directed Ghost (1990) - and complete with a wonderful send-up...

Naked Gun 33⅓ : The Final Insult (1994)

This second chip off the Naked Gun block follows the hallowed tradition of wallowing in stupidity. Still, it's hard to hate a sequel whose ad copy...

Naked Gun, The (1988)

Based on short-lived TV comedy Police Squad, and pulling on a tradition stemming from the success of films like Airplane! (aka Flying High) (1980) and Top Secret (1984), The Naked Gun:...

Naked Lunch (1991)

The year is 1953. New York exterminator Bill Lee (Peter Weller) discovers that his wife Joan (Judy Davis) has been swiping his yellow bug powder...

Naked Runner, The (1967)

Frank Sinatra's only British film is an espionage thriller with a fistful of twists. Sam Laker (Sinatra) is a widower and American industrialist working in Britain...

Name Of The Rose, The (1986)

Sean Connery is William of Baskerville, a 14th-century Franciscan Sherlock Holmes - with Christian Slater as his young apprentice, Adso of Melk - who is...

Nashville (1975)

With songs galore throughout the whole film, we are thrown headfirst into America's country music capital, whilst witnessing the machinations of the presidential candidate...

Nasty Habits (1976)

The nuns of a convent show a penchant for dirty tricks and thoroughly bad behaviour when a contest for the top job at their...

National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989)

As in its funnier predecessors, National Lampoon's Vacation (1983) and European Vacation (1985), the plot here revolves around the Griswold family, led by Chevy Chase and...

National Lampoon’s European Vacation (1985)

Co-scripted by teen-pic maestro John Hughes (The Breakfast Club et al), this politically incorrect comedy from director Amy Heckerling (Fast Times At Ridgemont High) should be...

National Lampoon’s Vacation (1983)

A Chicago family sets out for a two-week road trip to California and encounters every conceivable mishap along the way. National Lampoon's first outing -...

Natural Born Killers (1994)

Woody Harrelson and Juliette Lewis play serial killers turned into folk heroes by media excesses in this striking movie that was publicly disowned by...

Navigator – a Medieval Odyssey, The (1988)

An outstanding fable from New Zealand director Vincent Ward, which switches in time between monochrome Cumbria in 1348 and the colourful modern-day Antipodes. A medieval mining...

Ned Kelly (1970)

One of the unfortunate temptations of hiring a rock star to carry a film is for the director to rely rather lazily on that...

Neighbors (1981)

Neighbors was the John Belushi/Dan Aykroyd show, with the famous Saturday Night Live team swapping personas for this bizarre excursion into the outer reaches of manic comedy. In...

Net, The (1995)

Sandra Bullock's star charisma raises this mediocre computer-age paranoia fantasy to the level of watchable entertainment. The Speed (1994) heroine plays Angela Bennett, a lonely hacker...

Network (1976)

Ex-television writer Paddy Chayefsky turned on his old medium with a vengeance in this ferocious satire about a raving mad anchorman who becomes enormously...

Never Let Go (1960)

What was intended to be a gritty insight into the brutality of the underworld, ends up being a tatty melodrama in this mid-budget misfire...

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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...