Ratboy (1986)

Sondra Locke directs and stars in yet another tale of an exploited misfit. This time it's a half boy, half rat creature (SL Baird)...

Rattle Of A Simple Man (1964)

Harry H Corbett strays into Norman Wisdom territory in this disappointing comedy-drama from the husband-and-wife team of Sydney and Muriel Box. As innocent Percy Winthram - in...

Raven, The (1963)

A funny satire of horror stories (inspired by Poe's poem) set in 15th-century England - a time ruled by magic, fear, and superstition. Dr Craven...

Raw Force (1982)

A group of vacationing martial arts students on a cruise ship accidentally wind up on Warrior Island, where precious Jade is being mined by...

Razorback (1983)

This mystery thriller set in the Australian outback revolves around a ferocious 500-kilogram feral boar - or razorback. The rhino-sized boar attacks a lonely homestead...

Re-Animator (1985)

Director Stuart Gordon reached new heights of inspired gore with this witty and well-paced tale of an unstable researcher who has discovered a way...

Reach for Glory (1962)

In Britain during World War II, thousands of children are evacuated by their families to the safety of remote villages. In a small Suffolk coastal...

Reach for the Sky (1956)

While many of Hollywood's tales about heroism during the Second World War were tainted by smug patriotism and unwelcome sentiment, postwar British cinema tended...

Rear Window (1954)

James Stewart stars as "Jeff" Jeffries, a news photographer with a broken leg who is confined to a wheelchair in his Greenwich Village apartment. He...

Rebel Without A Cause (1955)

James Dean lit-up the screen as mixed-up kid and bad boy, Jim Stark. Jim's real problem is that he despises his father for his weakness and...

Rebel, The (Call Me Genius) (1961)

During the day Tony is trapped in the drudgery of a nine-to-five office job at United International Transatlantic Consolidated Amalgamation Ltd. But at night he imagines...

Reckoning, The (1970)

"If I can get away with that, I can get away with anything" Michael "Mick" Marler (Nicol Williamson) is a successful and ruthless businessman working...

Red Dawn (1984)

After a quick rundown of politics in the film's then-near-future world (Mexico has fallen to the Commies etc), director John Milius cuts straight to...

Red Heat (1988)

Arnold Schwarzenegger is a big, dopey Soviet cop who treks from Moscow to Chicago to round up a Russian drug dealer. It's basically 48 Hours (1982) with...

Red Rock West (1992)

A hapless drifter (Nicolas Cage, this time in a non-comic variation on his innocent dupe persona) turns up in a small town with nothing...

Reds (1981)

This nearly four-hour-long political saga about Communist journalist John Reed and his neurotic wife Louise Bryant was meticulously directed by Warren Beatty, who clearly...

Reform School Girl (1957)

In this trashy exploitation picture aimed at the youth market, Gloria Castillo is the kind of well-developed teenager who has only to iron a...

Reluctant Astronaut, The (1967)

Two years prior, Don Knotts had put his patented comedy spin on 'haunted house' horror movie conventions in The Ghost and Mr Chicken (1965), and he...

Reluctant Debutante, The (1958)

It’s "the season" in London, and amid the swirl of coming-out balls, Lord Jimmy Broadbent (Rex Harrison) and his new wife, the second Lady...

Remains Of The Day, The (1993)

A butler in a 1930s aristocratic household has dedicated himself to serving his master, putting duty above all else and repressing his affection for...

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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...