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O Lucky Man! (1973)

Once again Malcolm McDowell plays Mick Travis, who comes face to face with an even more troubled society than in If. . . (1968). Here, he has become a conformist, caught up in rigid philosophies. Travis is...

Oblong Box, The (1969)

Vincent Price lords it suavely around a gloomy 19th-century manor. And in typical gothic cinema style, there's a room at the top of the house imprisoning a miserable creature that the outside world must never...

Obsession (1976)

High melodrama, creeping insanity and barely contained delirium abound in this dizzying tribute to the high tension thrillers of Alfred Hitchcock from director Brian De Palma, who would go on to greatness with Carrie (1976), Dressed to...

Ocean’s Eleven (1960)

You wouldn't call it a gang. Just Danny Ocean and his 11 pals - the night they blew all the lights in Las Vegas! Sands casino Sinatra is his least appealing alter ego. He is cocky,...

Octopussy (1983)

Roger Moore looked pretty long in the snout in For Your Eyes Only (1981), his previous entry in the Bond series. Miraculously, he looks younger than ever in this one (The 13th movie in the Bond series and...

Odd Angry Shot, The (1979)

When The Odd Angry Shot was released in 1979, it came in for a good deal of misdirected critical flak because it wasn't a different kind of film about Vietnam. It was chided for not mounting a...

Odessa File, The (1974)

Directed by Ronald Neame (The Poseidon Adventure) from a story by Frederick Forsyth, The Odessa File takes us back to Hamburg, Germany in 1963. An elderly Jewish man commits suicide, leaving a diary that falls into the hands...

Odongo (1956)

Shapely red-headed Pamela Muir (Rhonda Fleming), a veterinarian from Pittsburgh, travels to Kenya to work with big-game hunter Steve Stratton (Macdonald Carey) who collects animals for zoos and circuses. The exotic animals Steve hunts and collects...

Of Unknown Origin (1983)

Successful Manhattan executive Bart Hughes (Peter Weller in his first leading role) stays behind to work in his renovated New York brownstone when his beautiful wife (Shannon Teed) and young son (Leif Anderson) head away...

Offence, The (1973)

Detective Sergeant Johnson (Sean Connery) has been with the British Police Force for 20 years. In that time, the countless murders, rapes and other serious crimes he has had to investigate have left a mark on...

Officer and a Gentleman, An (1982)

Street tough Navy brat Zack Mayo (Richard Gere) has been on his own most of his life, and he has the tattoos to prove it, along with the scars, both visible and internal. His mother...

Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Mamma’s Hung You in the Closet and...

Eccentric widow Madame Rosepettle (Rosalind Russell) had her husband stuffed when he passed away, and now keeps him in a closet. Her 24-year-old infantile and socially backward son, Jonathan (Robert Morse) is kept indoors at all...

Oh, God! (1977)

God (81-year-old George Burns) chooses Jerry Landers (country singer John Denver in his movie debut), a Southern California supermarket assistant manager, to spread the gospel and deliver his message. But, of course, nobody believes a...

Oh! What A Lovely War (1969)

In his first project as a director, Richard Attenborough restaged the First World War on Brighton Pier. Oh! What A Lovely War was an ambitious attempt to translate to the screen Joan Littlewood's history of the 1914-18...

Oklahoma! (1955)

Curly McLain (Gordon MacRae) is a cowboy in the territory of Oklahoma (shortly to become a state). He is courtin' Laurey (Shirley Jones), a sweet strawberry-blonde farm girl who's been raised by her Aunt Eller...

Oliver! (1968)

"Please Sir, can I have some more?". Mark Lester nabbed the classic line as Oliver Twist in this immensely popular musical film version of Charles Dickens' classic novel. Set in 19th Century London, the film tells...

Omega Man, The (1971)

It's the near future (1975!) and germ warfare between Russia and China has wiped out virtually all of the human race, but scientist and US Army Colonel Robert Neville (Charlton Heston) is able to immunise...

Omen, The (1976)

Coming out of the vogue for theological shockers in the wake of The Exorcist (1973), The Omen arguably threatened to beat it at its own game. Sired by a jackal and destined to plunge the world into chaos and...

On Golden Pond (1981)

A film dealing with themes of old age, the approach of death and the lack of communication in family relationships, On Golden Pond was a bitter-sweet comedy/drama in which Henry Fonda played Norman Thayer, a crotchety retired...

On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (1969)

The sixth Bond movie saw a temporary change of leading man, with Sean Connery (the one true Bond) departing, and odd-Bond-out George Lazenby making his one and only appearance as 007. After five gruelling movies in...

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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 block of flats (817 East 8th Street) - where an unscrupulous...

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, a Rolls Royce and Julie Andrews for a girlfriend. But then one...

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 in London when John Reginald Christie - a mild-mannered psychotic mass...

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 a female revolutionary (guess who) to help save Mexican Indians from...

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 title, and a host of other animals, cause havoc in London...

101 Dalmatians (1996)

Disney updated its classic animated tale with this live-action version starring a deliciously over-the-top Glenn Close as the infamous villain Cruella De Vil, the rich bitch who wants to turn loads of cuddly little dalmatian...