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Rabid (1977)

Badly injured in a motorcycle crash, Rose (Marilyn Chambers, Ivory Snow girl turned star of the x-rated Behind The Green Door) is taken to the nearby plastic surgery clinic of Dr Keloid (Howard Ryshpan). After extensive...

Race with the Devil (1975)

Roger Marsh (Peter Fonda) and his best mate Frank Stewart (Warren Oates) are taking their wives Kelly (Lara Parker) and Alice (Loretta Swit) on a skiing vacation to Aspen, Colorado, in their nice big Recreational Vehicle. But...

Racket, The (1951)

A big national crime syndicate moves into town, partnering with local crime boss Nick Scanlon (Robert Ryan). There are two problems: 1) Nick is the violent type, preferring to do things the old-fashioned way instead...

Radio On (1979)

London DJ Robert (David Beames) is driving from London to Bristol in a battered old Rover to uncover the mystery of his brother's suicide. En route, he discovers himself in bizarre and surreal situations as he...

Rafferty and the Gold Dust Twins (1975)

Alan Arkin plays Gunny Rafferty, a former marine now working as a driving instructor. To say his life is limited and lonely would be a great understatement. He has a mind-numbing job, lives in perhaps the...

Rage (1966)

Reuben (Glenn Ford) is the resident medico at a construction site in the wilds of Mexico. One day he's bitten by his pet dog which turns out to have rabies, so Reuben has two days in...

Raggedy Man (1981)

Who is the Raggedy Man? Who is this curious figure who always seems to be lurking in the shadows though is never properly seen? For a long time, we have no means of knowing. It is...

Raging Bull (1980)

Martin Scorsese's Raging Bull is based on a book by fighter Jake LaMotta, who also acted as technical adviser - which is odd because that must mean that LaMotta approves of this sad, sleazy, humourless depiction of...

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 (Simon Rouse) reflects on his youth when he led a carefree...

Raid on Rommel (1971)

Captain Foster (Richard Burton) plans on raiding German-occupied Tobruk with hand-picked commandos to sabotage the German's shore guns in readiness for an imminent arrival by a British fleet - but a mix-up leaves him with...

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

When George Lucas first pitched the idea of an old-fashioned action-adventure to Steven Spielberg, he couldn't possibly have predicted that in resurrecting such Saturday morning B-movie fare Spielberg would be setting the standard for summer...

Railway Children, The (1970)

London, Christmas Day 1904. Two men call on Charles Waterbury (who works for the Foreign Office) and lead him away after a terse discussion. When he fails to return in the next few weeks, his wife...

Rain Man (1988)

Two top stars at the top of their form illuminate Rain Man with dazzling tour de force performances. Tom Cruise is Charlie Babbitt, a vain, scheming Hollywood hustler whose father dies and leaves $3 million to his autistic...

Raintree County (1957)

An American Civil War drama revolving around the lives, loves, frustrations, desires and accomplishments of three young people in Raintree County, Indiana. Montgomery Clift had his car crash midway through the filming of this $6 million...

Raising Arizona (1987)

Raising Arizona is a wacky, offbeat action comedy by producer Ethan and director Joel Coen, two brothers who popped out of nowhere with the low-budget murder mystery Blood Simple (1984) and later turned out the gangster epic Miller's Crossing (1990). Hi McDunnough...

Raising the Wind (1961)

A line-up of stars from the Carry On fraternity get together for this vintage comedy about a group of music academy students who try to limit their expenses by sharing living costs and part-time work. Leslie...

Rambo III (1988)

Vietnam veteran John Rambo (Sylvester Stallone) is tracked down to a Buddhist monastery by his friend Colonel Trautman (Richard Crenna), who wants help fighting Soviet forces in Afghanistan. Rambo declines, but when Trautman is captured...

Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)

Rambo extends the mindless slaughter and retching carnage of First Blood (1982) with equally unnerving results. It begins with an explosion so loud it shakes the floor and threatens to dislodge the kidneys. This is to get your attention. The...

Ran (1985)

Lord Hidetora Ichimonji (Tatsuya Nakadai) is an ageing Japanese warlord who intends to divide his kingdom among his three sons. The oldest son, Taro (Akira Terao), is bequeathed the sought-after First Castle and is named commander...

Ransom (1974)

Shepherd (John Quentin), an anarchist, saboteur and murderer, and his three accomplices are besieged by police in the British embassy in a Scandinavian country where they are holding the Ambassador and two of his servants...

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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...