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Take a Girl Like You (1970)

This 1969 film adaptation of a Kingsley Amis novel has young Jenny Bunn (Hayley Mills) heading to the South of England to start a new career as a school teacher. She arrives at the station and...

Take Me High (1974)

High flying young merchant banker Tim Matthews (Cliff Richard) is excited to hear he's going to New York - but then he is sent to Birmingham instead to pressure a small struggling restaurant. In the process,...

Take the Money and Run (1969)

Filmed in a mockumentary style, Woody Allen's directorial debut chronicles the life and times of inept bank-robber and petty criminal Virgil Starkwell (Allen) and uses fake cinéma vérité interviews, old newsreels, and a non-stop assortment...

Taking Of Pelham One, Two, Three, The (1971)

"You're trapped like rats in an underground tunnel. Your every exit is covered by sharpshooters. You've got a million dollars but you'll never live to spend it". The New York subway is a hostile environment at...

Taking Off (1971)

This 1971 comedy-drama stars Lynn Carlin and Buck Henry as Lynn and Larry Tyne - middle-class New York suburbanites, whose 16-year-old daughter, Jeannie, runs away from home when she gets in trouble with her parents. In...

Tales from the Crypt (1972)

While touring some catacombs five people lose the rest of their party and are ushered into a cavernous vault by a cowled figure (Ralph Richardson) who reveals what the future may have in store for...

Tales That Witness Madness (1973)

This horror anthology - an attempt to mimic the successful Amicus formula - begins with a late-night meeting at an anachronistic and rain lashed maximum-security asylum. Dr Tremayne (Donald Pleasence) receives visiting colleague Dr Nicholas (Jack...

Tall Story (1960)

Tall Story is dated, but deliciously so. June Ryder (Jane Fonda in her film debut) is a new student at Custer - a Californian college which is renowned for its basketball team - although it also...

Tamarind Seed, The (1974)

While on holiday in Barbados to recover from the lingering effects of a love affair that ended badly, Judith Farrow (Julie Andrews) meets Feodor Sverdlov (Omar Sharif), a handsome Russian. They find pleasure in each other's...

Tanks Are Coming, The (1951)

The Tanks Are Coming follows the American 3rd Armoured Division's entry into Germany through France during World War II, led by a ruthless sergeant. Sully Steve Cochran Lt. Rawson Phil Carey Patricia Kane Mari Aldon Danny Paul Picerni Lemchek Harry Bellaver Ike James Dobson Tucker George O'Hanlon Col. Matthews John Mcguire Director Lewis Seiler

TAPS (1984)

Taps pretends to examine a clash between the military, which gets its idealism from Patton and the Pentagon, and the new society, which gets its idealism from computers, home economists, real estate developers, and Erma Bombeck. The...

Tarantula (1955)

In the small Arizona town of Desert Rock, Dr Matt Hastings (John Agar) is bewildered by the death of scientist Eric Jacobs from an intense case of "acromegalia" (uncontrolled bone growth). He teams up with research...

Taras Bulba (1962)

Set in 16th-century Ukraine, this dazzling action spectacle was based on the classic Nikolay Gogol story with Polish overlords and Ukrainian Cossacks fighting for control of the land while also having to defend against frequent...

Targets (1968)

Vietnam veteran Bobby Thompson (Tim O'Kelly) has a gun fixation. Ageing film star Byron Orlok (Boris Karloff) is planning to retire. Their paths are destined to meet at a drive-in cinema, in a most horrific...

Taste Of Honey, A (1961)

Mousey Rita Tushingham made her screen debut in this ground-breaking movie (a romance of sorts, and a comedy also), playing Jo - the unwanted 17-year-old daughter of her drink-sodden, libertine mother, Helen (Dora Bryan). This hilariously...

Taste the Blood of Dracula (1970)

Dracula is back. He's resurrected by the conniving of one of his disciples, Lord Courtley (Ralph Bates), who seeks three items - a black cloak, a ring, and a phial of red dust - the...

Taxi Driver (1976)

Easily one of the 10 best American films of the 1970s, Taxi Driver radically changed Robert De Niro’s career, establishing him as a first-class character actor. The reason is blatantly obvious to everyone watching this powerful film by...

Teacher’s Pet (1958)

Cocky, jug-eared and slit-eyed Clark Gable plays a journalist called James Gannon who is asked to lecture at a school for journalism, but when he sees teacher Erica Stone (Doris Day) he decides to enrol...

Teen Wolf (1985)

In this likeable, if lightweight, comedy, Scott Howard (Michael J Fox) is a teenager who longs to be a little less ordinary - until he discovers a family curse that kicks in when the Moon...

Teen Wolf Too (1987)

The original Teen Wolf (1985) was a big hit, although that was probably more to do with the fact that star Michael J Fox had just appeared in Back to the Future (1985). The first movie was essentially...

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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...