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1. Britain's Finest (2003– )
Episode: Actresses (2005)

90 min | Documentary

9.4
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Director: Kenny Scott | Stars: Simon Callow, Michael Angelis, Michael Billington, Alan Bleasdale

Votes: 18

2. The Coronation of King George VI (1937)

Documentary, Short

9.0
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Early film of the preparation for the coronation and of the coronation itself. The coronation of King George VI was a highlight of Technicolor's early success in England.

Star: King George VI

Votes: 6

3. Here's Hollywood (1960–1962)

30 min | Talk-Show

8.8
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Hollywood celebrities are interviewed, often at their homes.

Stars: Dean Miller, Helen O'Connell, Jack Linkletter, Joanne Jordan

Votes: 72

4. Britain's Finest (2003– )

70 min | Documentary

8.5
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Stars: Carenza Lewis, Loyd Grossman, Peter Hall, Bill Paterson

Votes: 30

5. The Red Shoes (1948)

Not Rated | 134 min | Drama, Music, Musical

8.3
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A young ballet dancer is torn between the man she loves and her pursuit to become a prima ballerina.

Directors: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger | Stars: Anton Walbrook, Marius Goring, Moira Shearer, Jean Short

Votes: 21,390

6. Follyfoot (1971–1973)

30 min | Family, Drama

8.3
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Young Dora is sent to stay with her uncle on his farm in rural England while her parents travel overseas for a year. Seeing as she has a love for horses, her uncle suggests she visit ... See full summary »

Stars: Gillian Blake, Steve Hodson, Arthur English, Christian Rodska

Votes: 82

7. The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp (1943)

Passed | 163 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.2
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From the Boer War through World War II, a soldier rises through the ranks in the British military.

Directors: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger | Stars: Roger Livesey, Deborah Kerr, Anton Walbrook, James McKechnie

Votes: 10,480

8. A Profile of 'Black Narcissus' (2000)

24 min | Documentary, Short

8.2
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A short documentary about the Oscar winning film renowned for the Nuns driven crazy by passion. Interviews with some of those who helped to make it and some of those who were influenced by it.

Stars: Noreen Ackland, David Bond, Kathleen Byron, Jack Cardiff

Votes: 24

9. Stairway to Heaven (1946)

PG | 104 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

8.1
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A British wartime aviator who cheats death must argue for his life before a celestial court.

Directors: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger | Stars: David Niven, Kim Hunter, Robert Coote, Kathleen Byron

Votes: 14,429

10. Omnibus (1967–2003)

Documentary, Biography, Music

8.1
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Arts documentary series with concerts and experimental dramatizations.

Stars: Humphrey Burton, David Collings, Kirsty Wark, Stephen Fry

Votes: 106

11. Glorious Technicolor (1998 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary, History

8.1
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The history of color photography in motion pictures, in particular the Technicolor company's work.

Director: Peter Jones | Stars: Angela Lansbury, Esther Williams, Arlene Dahl, Evelyn Keyes

Votes: 192

12. Black Narcissus (1947)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama

8.0
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After opening a convent in the Himalayas, five nuns encounter conflict and tension - both with the natives and also within their own group - as they attempt to adapt to their remote, exotic surroundings.

Directors: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger | Stars: Deborah Kerr, David Farrar, Flora Robson, Jenny Laird

Votes: 16,632

13. The Last Days of Pompeii (1984)
Episode: Part 3 (1984)

94 min | Action, Drama, History

8.0
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Director: Peter R. Hunt | Stars: Ned Beatty, Brian Blessed, Ernest Borgnine, Nicholas Clay

Votes: 11

14. The African Queen (1951)

PG | 105 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

7.9
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In Africa during World War I, a gin-swilling riverboat captain is persuaded by a strait-laced missionary to use his boat to attack an enemy warship.

Director: John Huston | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Katharine Hepburn, Robert Morley, Peter Bull

Votes: 60,870

15. Western Approaches (1944)

83 min | Documentary, Drama, War

7.9
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A wartime documentary, made under the auspices of the Crown Film Unit, made as a tribute to the Merchant Navy. During WWII they kept the lifeline to America and the Commonwealth open so ... See full summary »

Director: Pat Jackson | Stars: Eric Fullerton, Duncan MacKenzie, W. Kerr, Eric Baskeyfield

Votes: 45

16. Painting with Light (2007 Video)

27 min | Documentary, Short

7.9
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An examination of the great advances in cinematography achieved by Jack Cardiff.

Director: Craig McCall | Stars: Jack Cardiff, Kathleen Byron, Ian Christie, Craig McCall

Votes: 19

17. A Matter of Michael & Emeric (1997 TV Movie)

Documentary

7.9
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A documentary about the filmmakers Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger. The documentary was broadcast on the opening night of the UK Arena arts channel (now sadly no more) followed by ... See full summary »

Director: Dario Poloni | Stars: Jack Cardiff, Ian Christie, Hugh Hudson, Andrew Macdonald

Votes: 12

18. Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff (2010)

86 min | Documentary, Biography

7.8
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71 Metascore

In 2001 Jack Cardiff (1914-2009) became the first director of photography in the history of the Academy Awards to win an Honorary Oscar. But the first time he clasped the famous statuette ... See full summary »

Director: Craig McCall | Stars: Jack Cardiff, Martin Scorsese, Kirk Douglas, Lauren Bacall

Votes: 947 | Gross: $0.02M

19. Reputations (1994–2002)

50 min | Documentary

7.8
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Stars: Denis Lawson, Jancis Robinson, Josette Simon, Veronika Hyks

Votes: 8

20. The Last Days of Pompeii (1984)
Episode: Part 2 (1984)

94 min | Action, Drama, History

7.8
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Director: Peter R. Hunt | Stars: Ned Beatty, Brian Blessed, Ernest Borgnine, Nicholas Clay

Votes: 12

21. Film '72 (1971– )

30 min | Talk-Show

7.7
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The BBC's flagship cinema review television programme featuring reviews of new releases, news items and interviews. The title of the programme changes each year to incorporate the year of broadcast.

Stars: Barry Norman, Danny Leigh, Claudia Winkleman, Jonathan Ross

Votes: 382

22. The Suicidal Dog (2000)

12 min | Short, Comedy

7.7
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The story revolves around a husband, wife and dog. The husband's sad, monotonous life gets a little fun when they decide to go to the fair. Whilst he is having fun, his wife and dog turn against him.

Director: Paul Merton | Stars: Steve Steen, Tilly Vosburgh, Richard Vranch, Andy Smart

Votes: 23

23. The Magic Balloon (1990)

42 min | Short, Adventure

7.7
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Director: Ronald Neame | Stars: Henry Gibson, Lynn Kim, Frank Langella, Mari Yoshino

Votes: 11

24. Reputations (1994–2002)
Episode: Hitch: Alfred the Auteur (1999)

59 min | Documentary

7.7
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Second episode of a two-part profile on the life and films of Alfred Hitchcock.

Director: Tim Kirby | Stars: Denis Lawson, Dan Auiler, Peter Bogdanovich, Robert F. Boyle

Votes: 6

25. Reputations (1994–2002)
Episode: Hitch: Alfred the Great (1999)

60 min | Documentary

7.7
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First episode of a two-part profile on the life and films of Alfred Hitchcock.

Director: Tim Kirby | Stars: Denis Lawson, Jim Forster, Ronald Markham, Matthew Smart

Votes: 52

26. The Four Feathers (1939)

Approved | 129 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

7.6
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Resigning his commission on the eve of his unit's deployment against Egyptian rebels, a British officer seeks to redeem his cowardice by secretly aiding his former comrades - disguised as ... See full summary »

Director: Zoltan Korda | Stars: John Clements, Ralph Richardson, C. Aubrey Smith, June Duprez

Votes: 4,580

27. Web of Evidence (1959)

Approved | 90 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.5
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A British-American returns to Britain after 20 years to discover that his father has been jailed since WW2 for a murder that took place in murky circumstances.

Director: Jack Cardiff | Stars: Van Johnson, Vera Miles, Emlyn Williams, Bernard Lee

Votes: 81

28. The Dance of Shiva (1998)

26 min | Short, Action, War

7.5
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In the trenches of the Western Front in 1915, a British army chaplain is forced to question his faith as he witnesses hundreds of Hindu soldiers risking their lives daily for the Empire.

Director: Jamie Payne | Stars: Sanjeev Bhaskar, Kenneth Branagh, Julian Glover, Paul McGann

Votes: 43

29. Silent Britain (2006 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary

7.5
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A documentary about the early years of silent films made in Britain. Showing that it wasn't just a few, easily dismissed comedies, but many high quality films including some very popular ... See full summary »

Director: David Thompson | Stars: Matthew Sweet, Jack Cardiff, Ian Christie, Bryony Dixon

Votes: 78

30. A Profile of 'The Red Shoes' (2000)

24 min | Short, Documentary, Music

7.5
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Stars: Darcey Bussell, Jack Cardiff, Christopher Challis, Ian Christie

Votes: 23

31. The Last Days of Pompeii (1984)
Episode: Part 1 (1984)

144 min | Action, Drama, History

7.5
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Director: Peter R. Hunt | Stars: Ned Beatty, Brian Blessed, Ernest Borgnine, Nicholas Clay

Votes: 11

32. The Diary of Anne Frank (1959)

Approved | 180 min | Biography, Drama, Family

7.4
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Harrowing story of a young Jewish girl who, with her family and their friends, is forced into hiding in an attic in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam.

Director: George Stevens | Stars: Millie Perkins, Shelley Winters, Joseph Schildkraut, Richard Beymer

Votes: 9,908

33. The Informer (1929)

83 min | Drama

7.4
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In Ireland, an IRA man betrays a killer to the police, thinking he is his mistress's lover.

Director: Arthur Robison | Stars: Lya De Putti, Lars Hanson, Warwick Ward, Carl Harbord

Votes: 77

34. Vivaldi's Four Seasons (1991)

7.4
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Votes: 9

35. Larry and Vivien: The Oliviers in Love (2001 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary, Biography

7.4
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A portrait of the 30 year relationship between Vivien Leigh and Laurence Olivier. With comments by their friends and family.

Stars: Ian McKellen, Renée Asherson, Alan Bates, Michael Blakemore

Votes: 30

36. Death on the Nile (1978)

PG | 140 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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As Hercule Poirot enjoys a luxurious cruise down the Nile, a newlywed heiress is found murdered on board. Can Poirot identify the killer before the ship reaches the end of its journey?

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Peter Ustinov, Mia Farrow, Simon MacCorkindale, Jane Birkin

Votes: 20,866

37. Sons and Lovers (1960)

103 min | Drama

7.3
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Jack Cardiff received a 1960 Oscar Nomination as Best Director for this lush, engaging film starring Trevor Howard, Dean Stockwell and Donald Pleasence, which was adapted from D.H. ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Cardiff | Stars: Trevor Howard, Dean Stockwell, Wendy Hiller, Mary Ure

Votes: 998

38. The Last Days of Pompeii (1984)

310 min | Action, Drama, History

7.3
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This costume series portrays aspects of life in Pompeii, a coastal luxury resort near Naples catering for the very rich of imperial Rome, mainly before but culminating in the eruption of ... See full summary »

Stars: Ned Beatty, Brian Blessed, Ernest Borgnine, Nicholas Clay

Votes: 405

39. The Flame of Love (1930)

74 min | Drama, Musical

7.3
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In Russia, a Chinese dancer gives herself to a duke to save her brother's life.

Directors: Richard Eichberg, Walter Summers | Stars: Anna May Wong, Georg H. Schnell, John Longden, Percy Standing

Votes: 15

40. A Profile of 'The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp' (2000 Video)

24 min | Documentary, Short

7.3
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Stars: David Bond, Jack Cardiff, Ian Christie, Stephen Fry

Votes: 59

41. Flamingo Blues (2004)

76 min | Thriller

7.3
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In 1952 LA a serial killer is murdering dancing girls at the 'Blue Flamingo' club and private detective Sam Malloy is on the case

Director: Robbi Stevens | Stars: Emmy Happisburgh, Steve Gibbs, Barry Lee-Thomas, Jerome St. John Blake

Votes: 12

42. The Vikings (1958)

116 min | Action, Adventure

7.1
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A slave and a Viking prince fight for the love of a captive princess.

Director: Richard Fleischer | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Tony Curtis, Ernest Borgnine, Janet Leigh

Votes: 10,020

43. The Barefoot Contessa (1954)

Approved | 128 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.1
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At Maria Vargas' funeral, several people recall who she was and the impact she had on them. Harry Dawes was a not very successful writer/director when he and movie producer Kirk Edwards ... See full summary »

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Ava Gardner, Edmond O'Brien, Marius Goring

Votes: 7,542

44. Pandora and the Flying Dutchman (1951)

Approved | 122 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

7.1
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A seductive woman falls in love with a mysterious ship's captain.

Director: Albert Lewin | Stars: James Mason, Ava Gardner, Nigel Patrick, Sheila Sim

Votes: 2,241

45. The Far Pavilions (1984)

315 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.1
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Story of forbidden love in 1800's India set against the revolution for India's freedom from England.

Stars: Ben Cross, Amy Irving, Christopher Lee, Robert Hardy

Votes: 574

46. Fanny (1961)

134 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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A love triangle between a young woman, a rich 60-something man and an aspiring sailor set in early 20th century Marseilles.

Director: Joshua Logan | Stars: Leslie Caron, Maurice Chevalier, Charles Boyer, Horst Buchholz

Votes: 1,530

47. The Magic Box (1951)

Approved | 118 min | Biography, Drama

7.1
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A chronicle of the life of William Friese-Greene, a British inventor and early pioneer in cinema.

Director: John Boulting | Stars: Robert Donat, Maria Schell, Renée Asherson, Richard Attenborough

Votes: 918

48. Scott of the Antarctic (1948)

PG | 111 min | Action, Adventure, Biography

7.1
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The story of British explorer Robert Falcon Scott's 1912 expedition and his quest to be the first to reach the South Pole in Antarctica.

Director: Charles Frend | Stars: John Mills, Derek Bond, Diana Churchill, Harold Warrender

Votes: 1,202

49. The Man Who Could Work Miracles (1936)

Unrated | 82 min | Comedy, Fantasy

7.1
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An ordinary man suddenly finds that anything he says comes true. Or at least, almost anything!

Directors: Lothar Mendes, Alexander Korda | Stars: Roland Young, Ralph Richardson, Edward Chapman, Ernest Thesiger

Votes: 1,034

50. Brewster's Millions (1935)

80 min | Comedy, Musical

7.1
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Jack Brewster is a pennyless English lad who learns that he has inherited 6 million pounds sterling from a recently deceased relative. But soon learns that he must spend 500,000 pounds in ... See full summary »

Director: Thornton Freeland | Stars: Jack Buchanan, Lili Damita, Nancy O'Neil, Sydney Fairbrother

Votes: 28