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Just For Fun (1963)

The Prime Minister (Richard Vernon) is angling for the youth vote but (stupidly) cutting the amount of pop music on television. Teenagers decide to reject...

From Beyond the Grave (1973)

From Beyond the Grave - originally titled The Undead and also known as The Creatures, Tales from Beyond the Grave, and Tales from the...

Vault of Horror (1973)

This Amicus film begins with shots of the Houses Of Parliament and stirringly ominous music from Douglas Gamely. The camera pans across the Thames...

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)...

I, Monster (1971)

I, Monster is based on The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson, although the names Jekyll and Hyde...

City of the Dead, The (1960)

In 1692 a witch named Elizabeth Selwyn (Patricia Jessel) is burned at the stake but summons supernatural powers to save herself. Three years later a...

House That Dripped Blood, The (1970)

The third in the Amicus anthology series, The House That Dripped Blood was allocated a budget of £500,000 and filmed at Shepperton Studios. The four...

Touch Of Love, A (1969)

Rosamund (Sandy Dennis) is an independent-minded young woman studying for a doctorate in London. She spends a lot of time in the British Museum. After...

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Sword Of Freedom

1 9 5 8 - 1 9 6 0 (UK) 39 x 30 minute episodes American actor Edmund Purdom buckled his swash through 39 episodes of this...

Maya

1 9 6 7 - 1 9 6 8 (USA) 18 x 60 minute episodes Young Terry Bowen (former Dennis The Menace, Jay North) arrives in Bombay,...

Tales Of Mystery

1 9 6 1 - 1 9 6 3 (UK) 29 x 30 minute episodes In March 1961, Associated-Rediffusion announced the debut of their Wednesday night suspense...

Dazed and Confused (1993)

Some of Hollywood's hottest young talent cut their teeth on this ultra-hip movie, among them Matthew McConaughey, Parker Posey, Milla Jovovich, Ben Affleck and...

Signalman, The

1 9 7 6 (UK) 1 x 40 minute episode An annual Christmas treat in the UK in the 1970s, A Ghost Story For Christmas put fear into the...

Bad Seed, The (1956)

Rhoda Penmark (Patty McCormack) has the adults in her life completely fooled, but when her uncontrolled hellishness leads her to murder schoolmate Claude Daigle...

Frisbee

The Frisbee is probably the most popular 'Fad' of all time. First produced in the late 1950s, this plastic dinner-plate has become a permanent fixture...

Mike and Bernie’s Show

1 9 6 6 (UK) 9 x 45 minute episodes 1 9 6 8 (UK) 6 x 45 minute episodes Mike and Bernie Winters starred in this Saturday night...