The British Sleaze Files

A complete list of lesser-seen, sleazy, 60s, 70s & 80s British exploitation films from an article in the Flesh & Blood magazine.
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1.
Bloodbath at the House of Death (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Six scientists arrive at the creepy Headstone Manor to investigate a strange phenomena which was the... (92 mins.)
Director: Ray Cameron
 
2.
Come Play with Me (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
A health-resort where both the clients and the employees easily take their clothes off and have a little fun is the setting of this sex-comedy. (94 mins.)
 
3.
Can I Keep It Up for a Week? (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
Blundering idiot is set an ultimatum by his girlfriend. Keep a job for a week or she leaves him. Only innuendo and comedy pratfalls can stop him. (92 mins.)
Director: Jim Atkinson
 
4.
Cover Girl Killer (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A bikini-clad pin-up is found dead by the Serpentine in the same place, pose and get-up as when she appeared on the cover of "Wow!" magazine... (61 mins.)
Director: Terry Bishop
 
5.
Creatures the World Forgot (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
In prehistoric times two brothers (a more or less good one and a more or less bad one) fight each other for the leadership of their tribe. (92 mins.)
Director: Don Chaffey
 
6.
Daemon (1985 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
11-year-old Nick moves into a large old house with his sisters Jennie and Clare, left in the care of... (65 mins.)
Director: Colin Finbow
“ Got a favourable review in the article. ” - ninjaalexs
 
7.
Death Shock (1981 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
Sex and black magic in the Norwich countryside (47 mins.)
 
8.
Don't Open Till Christmas (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
Somebody with very little Christmas spirit is killing anyone in a Santa suit one London holiday season, and Scotland Yard has to stop him before he makes his exploits an annual tradition. (86 mins.)
Director: Edmund Purdom
 
9.
Paul Raymond's Erotica (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
(86 mins.)
 
10.
Eskimo Nell (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Three young men, a scriptwriter, a producer and a director are called in by Benny U Murdoch, an exotic movie producer... (85 mins.)
Director: Martin Campbell
“ Said to be one of the better films on the list. ” - ninjaalexs
 
11.
Hot Girls for Men Only (1968 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
A sophisticated London fashion columnist takes a job with a small-town publisher and "moral crusader", much to the dismay of her rich, jealous boyfriend. The "crusader", however, turns out to be not quite what he says he is. (43 mins.)
Director: Pete Walker
 
12.
I Am a Groupie (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
A bored teenage girl decides that she wants to meet rock stars, and the best way to do that is to become a groupie... (86 mins.)
Director: Derek Ford
 
13.
I'm Not Feeling Myself Tonight (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
Virginal nerd Jon Pigeon works in a peculiar sex research institute in which patients run about the corridors naked... (84 mins.)
Director: Joseph McGrath
 
14.
Invitation to Hell (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
A young girl attends her high school reunion, but when it's discovered she is still a virgin, she is taken prisoner and planned to be used as a sacrifice in a Druid ceremony for the spring equinox. (50 mins.)
 
15.
The Last Night (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
Two psychos escape from the maximum security wing of Broadmoor Prison and sneak in the backdoor of a theatre to hide away while a performance of a stage play titled "Murder in the Dark" stages its final night. (50 mins.)
 
16.
Lifeforce (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A race of space vampires arrive in London and infect the populace. (116 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
 
17.
Link (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A zoology student must try to out smart a murderous and super-intelligent orangutan. (103 mins.)
“ Good horror film, great poster artwork. ” - ninjaalexs
 
18.
Mystery at the Burlesque (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A man watching a musical show at the Windmill theatre is shot apparently from the stage. The cast continues... (70 mins.)
Director: Val Guest
 
19.
Spaced Out (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Low-budget aliens (three nice-looking women and a gay computer voice-over) crash-land in England and abduct four earthlings. (84 mins.)
“ Pete Walker comedy - said to be quite good. ” - ninjaalexs
 
20.
Percy (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
Edwin Antony (Hywel Bennett) is emasculated in an accident which kills a young philanderer. Doctors... (103 mins.)
Director: Ralph Thomas
“ Apart from The Kinks soundtrack, not much going for it. ” - ninjaalexs
 
21.
It's Not the Size That Counts (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  
Percy, the man with the world's first penis transplant, discovers that there is a chemical in the city's water that makes men impotent. (90 mins.)
Director: Ralph Thomas
“ Sequel to the above. ” - ninjaalexs
 
22.
The Playbirds (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
Two detectives are drawn into the world of porn, while investigating murders of centrefolds... (89 mins.)
Director: Willy Roe
 
23.
School for Sex (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
British Sexploitation/Sex Comedy. Lord Wingate, aquitted after appearing in court for fraud, starts... (80 mins.)
Director: Pete Walker
“ Directed by Pete Walker. ” - ninjaalexs
 
24.
Screamtime (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
Compilation of three short horror films: "That's The Way To Do It", "Dreamhouse" and "Do You Believe In Fairies?" plus some new linking material. (87 mins.)
 
25.
Sitting Target (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Imprisoned Harry Lomart is a vicious, brute of a man and yet he is prepared to do his long jail term as he is confident that on his release his beautiful wife Pat will be waiting for him, but a visit from Pat brings him his worst nightmare. (93 mins.)
Director: Douglas Hickox
“ Possibly the best film on this list - bleak and nihilistic with a great performance from Oliver Reed. ” - ninjaalexs
 
26.
Sleepwalker (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
(51 mins.)
Director: Saxon Logan
“ Rarely seen film - apparently only had a theatrical release in 1985. This film has since had a DVD release from Bfi and it's well worth seeing. ” - ninjaalexs
 
27.
Suffer, Little Children (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  
A mute child arrives at a children's home and starts terrorizing the other children with her demonic powers. (74 mins.)
Director: Alan Briggs
 
28.
Venom (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Terrorists who kidnap a child from a wealthy family are pursued by a deadly snake. (93 mins.)
Director: Piers Haggard
 
29.
The Very Edge (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A young married woman finds herself being stalked by a sinister psychopath. (90 mins.)
Director: Cyril Frankel
 
30.
The Swappers (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Six unconnected stories involving wife and husband swapping, or swinging, are described in a titillating way while analyzed by a pseudo psychologist. (84 mins.)
Director: Derek Ford
 
31.
Gutter Girls (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
A clique of girls in an English school wear a small yellow teddy bear on their uniform to signify that they have lost their virginity... (88 mins.)
“ There's also a stronger European version available. ” - ninjaalexs
 
32.
The Love Factor (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
A race of topless, large-breasted women from the planet Angvia, in another dimension, come to earth to kidnap women to repopulate their planet. (86 mins.)
Director: Michael Cort