British Films & TV Series 1948 Not Yet Released On DVD Region 2

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1.
A Gunman Has Escaped (1948)
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A tough guy with a habit of calling other men sweetheart, accidentally shoots a man who tries to prevent him fleeing a robbery... (58 mins.)
Director: Richard M. Grey
 
2.
A Piece of Cake (1948)
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(46 mins.)
Director: John Irwin
 
3.
A Sister to Assist 'Er (1948)
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(59 mins.)
Director: George Dewhurst
 
4.
A Song for Tomorrow (1948)
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Derek Wardell is struck with amnesia, and the last thing he remembers is the beautiful voice of the opera singer Helen Maxwell. When he regains consciousness, Wardell thinks that he's in love with her. (62 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
5.
Broken Journey (1948)
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A plane flying over the Swiss Alps develops engine trouble and is forced to crash-land on a glacier... (89 mins.)
 
6.
Colonel Bogey (1948)
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A young Victorian couple spends time with the wife's aunt who behaves as if her late husband were still alive and his ghostly voice is heard. (51 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
7.
Corridor of Mirrors (1948)
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A man falls in love with a beautiful young woman and begins to suspect that he may have also loved her in a previous life. (105 mins.)
Director: Terence Young
 
8.
Counterblast (1948)
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An escaped World War 2 Nazi doctor, impersonates a murdered English doctor so he can work on a vaccination to protect the Germans in their planned germ warfare. (99 mins.)
Director: Paul L. Stein
 
9.
Cup-Tie Honeymoon (1948)
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Joe Butler, the soccer-playing son of the company chairman, has to decide which team he will play for in a championship match... (93 mins.)
 
10.
Daybreak (1948)
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A hangman conceals his true identity when he falls in love, and sets up home with his girl on a barge in the river Thames... (81 mins.)
Director: Compton Bennett
 
11.
Dual Alibi (1947)
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Twin trapezists fall out over a lottery ticket and a worthless woman, but later extract a unique revenge. (81 mins.)
Director: Alfred Travers
 
12.
Enchantment (1948)
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Uncle Rollo finally retires to the house he was brought up in. Lost in thoughts of his lost love, Lark... (100 mins.)
Director: Irving Reis
 
13.
Escape (1948)
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A convict sentenced to three years for killing a detective escapes from a prison and goes on the run aided by a local girl. (78 mins.)
 
14.
Fly Away Peter (1948)
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Family ties are strained as grown up offspring start to leave the nest. (60 mins.)
 
15.
Fortune Lane (1947)
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Young Peter wants so badly to be an engineer that he starts to work on an invention. To raise money... (60 mins.)
Director: John Baxter
 
16.
Good-Time Girl (1948)
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A young girl from the ghetto gets involved with some criminals. Driving while drunk, she knocks down and kills a policeman... (81 mins.)
Director: David MacDonald
 
17.
Idol of Paris (1948)
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(106 mins.)
Director: Leslie Arliss
 
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19.
It Happened in Soho (1948)
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Murder drama set in Soho involving a police inspector, a newspaper reporter and a country girl. (52 mins.)
Director: Frank Chisnell
 
20.
It's Hard to Be Good (1948)
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A conscientious captain emerges from the war with ambitions to spread peace and goodwill, but finds that his message is misunderstood. (93 mins.)
Director: Jeffrey Dell
 
21.
Look Before You Love (1948)
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Romance in Rio for a girl of the embassy staff. (96 mins.)
Director: Harold Huth
 
22.
Love in Waiting (1948)
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Set in England, post-World War III; three young women attempt to balance their waitress jobs and their... (60 mins.)
Director: Douglas Peirce
 
23.
Merry-Go-Round (1948)
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(53 mins.)
Director: Josh Binney
 
24.
Miranda (1948)
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A young married physician discovers a mermaid, and gives into her request to be taken to see London. Comedy and romantic entanglements ensue soon after. (80 mins.)
Director: Ken Annakin
 
25.
Mr. Perrin and Mr. Traill (1948)
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An elderly British schoolmaster is upset when a new teacher comes to the school and is an immediate success with the boys... (92 mins.)
 
26.
My Sister and I (1948)
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(97 mins.)
Director: Harold Huth
 
27.
No Room at the Inn (1948)
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Two children are evacuated during world war two into the care of an alcoholc woman. (82 mins.)
Director: Daniel Birt
 
28.
Nothing Venture (1948)
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(73 mins.)
Director: John Baxter
 
29.
One Night with You (1948)
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Two strangers meet when they both miss their trains, and end up spending a penniless day and night together... (92 mins.)
Director: Terence Young
 
30.
Operation Diamond (1948)
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(53 mins.)
Director: Ronnie Pilgrim
 
31.
Panic at Madame Tussaud's (1948)
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Some stolen jewels are hidden under the feet of a model at Madame Tussauds. (49 mins.)
 
32.
Penny and the Pownall Case (1948)
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A glamour model helps Scotland Yard to catch a criminal gang. (47 mins.)
Director: Slim Hand
 
33.
Lost Daughter (1949)
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A British army officer becomes fascinated by the portrait of a young woman. He travels to Germany to... (90 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
34.
River Patrol (1948)
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River detectives go undercover to foil a ruthless gang of nylon smugglers. (48 mins.)
Director: Ben Hart
 
35.
Snowbound (1948)
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A group of people search for Nazi treasure hidden in the Alps. From "The Lonely Skier" by Hammond Innes. (90 mins.)
Director: David Macdonald
 
36.
The Blind Goddess (1948)
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Lord Brasted is in charge of a postwar fund for displaced persons. His secretary, Derek Waterhouse,... (87 mins.)
Director: Harold French
 
37.
The Calendar (1948)
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The favourite for the big race is nobbled and suspicion falls on the owner. His secret admirer proves it wasn't him. (79 mins.)
Director: Arthur Crabtree
 
38.
The Clouded Crystal (1948)
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(57 mins.)
Director: Alan Cullimore
 
39.
There Is No Escape (1948)
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(72 mins.)
 
40.
The Fatal Night (1948)
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A young American accepts a bet to spend a night in a haunted house in Mayfair. (50 mins.)
Director: Mario Zampi
 
41.
Affairs of a Rogue (1948)
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The story of a romance between the daughter of the Prince Regent and Prince Leopold of Saxe-Coburg. (111 mins.)
 
42.
The Flamingo Affair (1948)
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(58 mins.)
Director: Horace Shepherd
 
44.
The Outsider (1948)
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Jack Read, a working-class boy, wins a scholarship to a public school as part of a post-World War Two... (97 mins.)
Director: Roy Boulting
 
45.
The Little Ballerina (1947)
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A young girl has an ambition to dance with the famous Sadlers Wells troupe but first she must win a scholarship... (61 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
 
46.
The Three Weird Sisters (1948)
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A secretary suspects that her employer's three elderly sisters are plotting to kill him after he announces he'll no longer finance their philanthropic endeavors. (82 mins.)
Director: Daniel Birt
 
47.
The Trial of Madame X (1948)
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(54 mins.)
Director: Paul England
 
48.
The Weaker Sex (1948)
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Life on the home front during World War 2. Martha Dacre tries to keep her home running as normal, during the run up to the D Day landings... (84 mins.)
Director: Roy Baker
 
49.
This Was a Woman (1948)
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The woman that was here is Sylvia Russell, who is a bit power mad and has some set goals. In order to... (102 mins.)
Director: Tim Whelan
 
50.
Trouble in the Air (1948)
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A radio commentator is sent to a village to broadcast a bell-ringing team. Meanwhile a property speculator tries to buy a plot of land for less than it is worth. (55 mins.)
 
51.
Uneasy Terms (1948)
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Private eye Slim Callaghan is summoned to the country home of a Colonel Stenhurst, but the latter is murdered before he can talk to the detective. Was one of the Colonel's three daughters responsible? (91 mins.)
Director: Vernon Sewell
 
52.
Water for Firefighting (1948)
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Feature-length instructional cartoon made for the Home Office and the Fire Brigade. (60 mins.)
 
53.
William Comes to Town (1948)
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William Brown attempts to secure more pay and shorter hours for schoolboys. (89 mins.)
Director: Val Guest
 
54.
Riders of the New Forest (1948)
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(82 mins.)
Director: Philip Leacock
 
55.
Under the Frozen Falls (1948)
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(55 mins.)
Director: Darrell Catling
 
56.
Charting the Seas (1948 Documentary)
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(24 mins.)
 
57.
England's Wealth from Wool (1948 Documentary)
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(20 mins.)
 
58.
How to Use the Telephone (1948 Documentary)
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(20 mins.)
Director: Michael Law
 
59.
Lord Siva Danced (1948 Documentary)
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(21 mins.)
Director: Sarah Erulkar
Stars: Ram Gopal
 
60.
Meet the Pioneers (1948 Documentary)
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(33 mins.)
 
61.
Pattern for Progress (1948 Documentary)
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(47 mins.)
Director: John Krish
 
62.
Pen Pictures from Rhodesia (1948 Documentary)
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Director: Frank Goodliffe
 
63.
Report on Steel (1948 Documentary)
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(10 mins.)
Director: Michael Orrom
 
64.
Steps of the Ballet (1948 Documentary)
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Robert Helpmann explains, and dancers from the Covent Garden and Sadler's Wells troupes demonstrate, basic steps and movements of the dance as a new ballet is rehearsed and performed. (24 mins.)
Director: Muir Mathieson
 
65.
The Royal Wedding Presents (1948 Documentary)
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66.
Three Dawns to Sydney (1949 Documentary)
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(58 mins.)
Director: John Eldridge
 
67.
Waverley Steps: A Visit to Edinburgh (1948 Documentary)
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A broad cross-section of life in Edinburgh on a typical day - the Edinburgh of the railway fireman, coal-man, student, sailor, office worker and businessman. (31 mins.)
Director: John Eldridge
 
68.
What's in a Number? (1948 Documentary)
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(1 mins.)
Director: John Krish
 
69.
XIVth Olympiad: The Glory of Sport (1948 Documentary)
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Documentary on the 1948 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XIV Olympiad. They were an international multi-sport event which was held in London, England, United Kingdom. (136 mins.)
 
70.
Copy Book Please (1948 Short Film)
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This short post-war film was made to inform people how to address a letter correctly. (3 mins.)
 
71.
Count on Me (1948 Short Film)
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(18 mins.)
 
72.
Death in the Hand (1948 Short Film)
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A pianist aboard a train reads the palms of passengers and predicts their deaths. Soon those deaths begin to happen. (43 mins.)
Director: A. Barr-Smith
 
73.
Escape from Broadmoor (1948 Short Film)
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Another forgotten horror film surfaces. A maid is murdered at a forlorn country mansion. Years later... (38 mins.)
Director: John Gilling
 
74.
Health in Our Time (1948 Short Film)
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Director: John Krish
 
75.
Here's Health (1948 Short Film)
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(24 mins.)
 
76.
If You Don't Save Paper (1948 Short Film)
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This short post-war film was made to build public awareness on how to use paper efficiently.
 
77.
New Town (1948 Short Film)
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(10 mins.)
 
78.
Robinson Charley (1948 Short Film)
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(9 mins.)
 
79.
Ruth (1948 Short Film)
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(37 mins.)
Director: Donald Taylor
 
80.
The Cornish Engine (1948 Short Film)
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(33 mins.)
 
81.
The Thames (1948 Short Film)
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(9 mins.)
 
82.
To the Public Danger (1948 Short Film)
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Four people with very different backgrounds meet by chance at an English pub and gradually become carried... (43 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
83.
Wales (1948)
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A musical look at one of the most overlooked, yet romantic and spectacular countries of the world - Wales: Land of Song... (85 mins.)
 
84.
Willie Does His Stuff (1948 Short Film)
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(4 mins.)
 
85.
Your Very Good Health (1948 Short Film)
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(9 mins.)
 
86.
Television Dancing Club (1948 TV Series)
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Popular dance music series. (30 mins.)
 
87.
The BBC Television Newsreel (1948 TV Series)
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BBC Television's first presentation of news items on the pattern of cinema newsreels. (15 mins.)