Waterloo (1970)

In one bloody day of death and slaughter - 18 June 1815 - a total of 52,000 men were killed in a battle that...

Watership Down (1978)

This animated version of Richard Adams's bestselling novel about a group of rabbits searching for a new home was a box-office success, despite the...

Waterworld (1995)

This lavish Mad Max on jet skis from director Kevin Reynolds was declared dead in the water owing to escalating costs, nightmarish production problems...

Wattstax (1973)

Wattstax was a benefit concert put together by Stax Records to commemorate the community of Watts, Los Angeles after its 1965 Riots. The concert took...

Wayne’s World (1992)

Bill and Ted introduced the concept of dudes to an unwitting audience in 1989, but it was this spin-off from the TV show Saturday...

We Joined the Navy (1962)

Kenneth More plays Royal Navy officer Lieutenant Commander 'Bodger' Badger - a likeable officer who is just too honest with his opinions. When his latest...

Wedding Singer, The (1998)

Adam Sandler is pitch-perfect in his role here as hopelessly romantic cabaret wedding singer Robbie Hart, who falls in love with waitress Julia (Drew...

Weeds (1987)

Weeds is the story of an armed robber, Lee Umstetter (Nick Nolte), sentenced to life without the possibility of parole in San Quentin. After two suicide...

Weekend (1967)

This scathing late-sixties satire from Jean-Luc Godard is one of cinema's great anarchic works. Determined to collect an inheritance from a dying relative, a bourgeois...

Weekend at Bernie’s (1989)

Larry (Andrew McCarthy) and Richard (Jonathan Silverman) are two jerky insurance company trainees who are invited by their boss (the eponymous Bernie) to his...

Weekend with Lulu, A (1961)

Cheeky chappy ice cream man Fred Scrutton (Bob Monkhouse) chauffeurs his friend Tim (Leslie Phillips) and his sexy fiancée Deirdre (Shirley Eaton) on a...

Weird Science (1985)

Triumphant geeks have always been a common theme of writer/director John Hughes, but that triumph was never achieved as raucously as it was in...

Werewolves On Wheels (1971)

A motorcycle gang, The Devil's Advocates, led by Adam (Stephen Oliver) visits a monastery and are turned on to Satanism by creepy monk Severn...

West Side Story (1961)

Natalie Wood and Richard Beymer seem slightly miscast at times in this story about two rival gangs on New York's West Side - the...

Westworld (1973)

Bored Chicago businessmen John Blane (James Brolin) and Peter Martin (Richard Benjamin) shell out $1000 a day for a holiday at Delos - a...

What a Crazy World (1963)

This British musical comedy from 1963 was essentially a hastily-put-together showcase for pop stars of the time, Joe Brown, Marty Wilde and Susan Maughan. Brown...

What A Way To Go (1964)

A lavish, frantic comedy with Shirley MacLaine as a serial wife, marrying one of the best casts ever assembled: Dick Van Dyke's humble storekeeper...

What a Whopper! (1961)

A comic vehicle for pop star Adam Faith who plays Tony, a writer and photographer desperate to sell his new book on the subject...

What Became Of Jack and Jill? (1972)

In order to collect his gran's inheritance money, lazy, amoral Johnny Tallent (Paul Nicholas) and his sexy but cold-as-ice girlfriend Jill Standish (Vanessa Howard)...

What Ever Happened To Baby Jane? (1962)

Director Robert Aldrich gave Bette Davis and Joan Crawford a bizarre new lease on life in What Ever Happened To Baby Jane? - an extraordinary extension...

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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...