British TV & Films 1955 Not Yet Released On DVD Region 2

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1.
A Prize of Gold (1955)
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Sgt. Joe Lawrence is an American Army officer who falls in love with a refugee trying to raise enough... (98 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
 
2.
A Yank in Ermine (1955)
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(85 mins.)
Director: Gordon Parry
 
3.
Abdullah's Harem (1955)
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Abdullah, absolute monarch of a wealthy Middle Eastern country, has everything a man could want. Everything... (103 mins.)
Director: Gregory Ratoff
 
4.
Alias John Preston (1955)
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Wealthy John Preston arrives in small town Deanbridge. He invests in local businesses and gets involved in community affairs... (66 mins.)
Director: David MacDonald
 
5.
Appointment with Drama (1955 TV Series)
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A dramatic anthology series.
 
6.
As I Was Saying (1955 TV Series)
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7.
Born for Trouble (1955)
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(77 mins.)
Director: Desmond Davies
 
8.
Break in the Circle (1955)
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An adventurer is hired by a German millionaire to help a Polish scientist escape to the West. (87 mins.)
Director: Val Guest
 
9.
Children Galore (1955)
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The Joneses compete for a cottage offered by a British lord to the couple with the most grandchildren. (60 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
10.
The Deadliest Sin (1955)
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A falling-out between thieves over the proceeds of a stickup results in several killings and a priest being marked for murder because of a confession he heard from one of the gang members. (90 mins.)
Director: Ken Hughes
 
11.
Contraband Spain (1955)
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Robin Hood star Richard Greene plays an agent who goes to the French-Spanish border to round up some smugglers and counterfeiters after his brother is murdered. He is helped by singer Anouk Aimee, who he falls in love with. (78 mins.)
 
12.
Count of Twelve (1955)
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(51 mins.)
Director: Paul Dickson
 
13.
The Way Out (1955)
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A man tells his wife that the police are after him for having killed a bookie during an alcoholic binge... (86 mins.)
 
14.
Final Column (1955)
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Two crime drama tales of plans for a murder gone wrong. In the first story, a man plots to murder his daughter's blackmailer and then himself... (51 mins.)
Director: David MacDonald
 
15.
Handcuffs, London (1955)
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A man finds a rare stamp and takes it to an expert to find out what it's worth. He discovers it is a forgery and starts to find out who is behind it. (76 mins.)
Director: Bernard Knowles
 
16.
ITV Play of the Week (1955 TV Series)
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An anthology series from the United Kingdom, from 1955 to 1974, producing about 500 ninety minute episodes from Granada Television. (90 mins.)
 
17.
ITV Television Playhouse (1955 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
18.
Life with the Lyons (1955 TV Series)
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Ben Lyon, wife Bebe plus children Richard and Barbara play themselves handling everyday situations with any crisis taken care of. Aggie is their Scottish housekeeper and Florrie Wainwright their nosy neighbor. (30 mins.)
 
19.
London Playhouse (1955 TV Series)
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20.
Love and Kisses (1955 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
21.
Man in Demand (1955)
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(51 mins.)
Director: David MacDonald
 
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23.
No Smoking (1955)
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Reg is a scientist who invents a pill to cure smokers of their nicotine addiction. However, when he makes his discovery public, he encounters strong resistance from the tobacco industry. (73 mins.)
Director: Henry Cass
 
24.
Oh... Rosalinda!! (1955)
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"Die Fledermaus" (The Bat) is the pseudonym adopted by Dr Falke. Floating on the buoyant waltzes of Strauss... (101 mins.)
 
25.
One Jump Ahead (1955)
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(66 mins.)
 
26.
One Way Out (1955)
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As he is about to retire, a police officer discovers that his daughter is mixed up with a criminal gang... (61 mins.)
Director: Francis Searle
 
27.
Passage Home (1955)
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Cargo Ship takes on a female passenger. Can the Captain contain the crew and himself as they hit stormy conditions and emotions explode? (102 mins.)
Director: Roy Ward Baker
 
28.
Raising a Riot (1955)
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(90 mins.)
Director: Wendy Toye
 
29.
Room in the House (1955)
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(74 mins.)
Director: Maurice Elvey
 
30.
Sailor of Fortune (1955 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
31.
Secret Venture (1955)
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An American is visiting Britain and finds himself in possession of a briefcase full of secret documents... (70 mins.)
 
32.
See How They Run (1955)
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(84 mins.)
Director: Leslie Arliss
 
33.
Storm Over the Nile (1955)
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A color remake of "The Four Feathers" (107 mins.)
 
34.
Studio E (1955 TV Series)
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(55 mins.)
 
35.
Billete para Tánger (1955)
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An undercover agent tracks a smuggling ring to Morocco, and finds himself involved with a nightclub singer, a seemingly cavalier police inspector and a murder. (82 mins.)
 
36.
That Lady (1955)
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Ana, the Princess of Eboli, wears a black patch over her right eye, where she was blinded as a youth when fighting a duel in defense of her king... (100 mins.)
Director: Terence Young
 
37.
The Benny Hill Show (1955 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
38.
Navy Heroes (1955)
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The title is derived from the flag of England's Outward Bound Sea School at Aberdovey, Wales: Mike Merriworth... (93 mins.)
Director: Wolf Rilla
 
39.
The Flying Eye (1955)
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Colonel Audacious is an inventor and with the help of his young assistant, Barnstuffer, he invents a... (53 mins.)
 
40.
The Glass Tomb (1955)
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Crowds flock to a carnival sideshow to see "The Starving Man", a heavyset man who claims he can go 70 days without eating. However, a couple of murders occur at the carnival, resulting in the police becoming involved. (59 mins.)
 
41.
The Gold Express (1955)
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(58 mins.)
 
42.
The Green Buddha (1954)
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International crook Wolf Frees and his partner, Percy Herbert, steal the "Green Buddah," a priceless eastern-art object... (62 mins.)
Director: John Lemont
 
43.
The Hornet's Nest (1955)
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In this comedy adventure, a jewel theif hides his latest goods in a deserted barge, but ends up in jail. Two young models then buy the barge, and with the help of two little old ladies, find them and claim the reward. (64 mins.)
 
44.
The Lone Climber (1955)
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(59 mins.)
 
45.
The Secret (1955)
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(80 mins.)
Director: Cy Endfield
 
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The Woman for Joe (1955)
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A sideshow owner and his main attraction, a midget, fall for the same woman. (91 mins.)
 
48.
The Wrong Widget (1955)
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49.
They Can't Hang Me (1955)
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A senior civil servant is condemned to hang for murder but he claims to have top secret security information... (75 mins.)
Director: Val Guest
 
50.
Three Cornered Fate (1955)
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A compilation film of 3 episodes of the television series "The Vise":- (i) "Cruel Test" (ii) "Death on the Boards" and (iii) "The Fair and The Fallen" (75 mins.)
Director: David MacDonald
 
51.
Tim Driscoll's Donkey (1955)
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(59 mins.)
Director: Terry Bishop
 
52.
Triple Blackmail (1955)
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A compilation film of 3 episodes of the television series "The Vise" :- (i) "Behind The Mask" (ii) "The Deception" and (iii) "Broken Honeymoon" (76 mins.)
Director: David MacDonald
 
53.
Up to His Neck (1954)
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(90 mins.)
 
54.
Windfall (1955)
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(64 mins.)
Director: Henry Cass
 
55.
Yellow Rose (1955)
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56.
Adventures of Noddy (1955 TV Series)
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(15 mins.)
 
57.
Crackerjack! (1955 TV Series)
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The shows were broadcast live in front of an audience largely of children, originally at the King's Theatre on Hammersmith Road until 1963... (45 mins.)
 
58.
Escapade (1955)
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It concerns a pacifist husband who is so involved in his "causes" he totally neglects his wife and two sons... (87 mins.)
Director: Philip Leacock
 
59.
Blonde Blackmailer (1955)
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After serving seven years for a murder he did not commit, Tony Pelassier, is determined to clear his name... (69 mins.)
Director: Charles Deane
 
60.
The Warriors (1955)
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During the 14th century when the Hundred-Year War between France and England ends with the English occupation of French Aquitainia rebel French knights vow to oust Prince Edward of Walles, ruler of Aquitainia. (85 mins.)
Director: Henry Levin
 
61.
The Woodentops (1955 TV Series)
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Adventures of a family of wooden dolls living on a farm. (15 mins.)
 
62.
A Phoenix Too Frequent (1955 TV Movie)
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(60 mins.)
 
63.
Othello (1955 TV Movie)
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The Moorish general Othello is manipulated into thinking that his new wife Desdemona has been carrying on an affair with his lieutenant Michael Cassio when in reality it is all part of the scheme of a bitter ensign named Iago. (108 mins.)
Director: Tony Richardson
 
64.
Richard of Bordeaux (1955 TV Movie)
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(90 mins.)
Director: Victor Menzies
 
65.
Strike (1955 TV Movie)
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67.
The Romantic Young Lady (1955 TV Movie)
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(90 mins.)
Director: Harold Clayton
 
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The Deep Blue Sea (1955)
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A woman unhappy in her passionless marriage leaves her husband for a younger and more ardent lover. (100 mins.)
Director: Anatole Litvak
 
70.
Assam Oil Survey (1955 Documentary)
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(24 mins.)
Director: William Pollard
 
71.
Can You Beat It (1955 Documentary)
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72.
Care for Qwerty (1955 Documentary)
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(16 mins.)
Director: Peter Ward
 
73.
Fire Underground (1955 Documentary)
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(52 mins.)
Director: Alun Falconer
 
74.
Friend of the Family (1955 Documentary)
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(17 mins.)
 
75.
Here We Go (1955 Documentary)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Carter
 
76.
Operation Malaya (1953 Documentary)
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Set in Malaya, the film features scenes about British troops tracking communists who had killed a rubber plantation owner. (67 mins.)
Director: David MacDonald
 
77.
Rig 20 (1955 Documentary)
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(15 mins.)
 
78.
Rowlandson's England (1955 Documentary)
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(11 mins.)
 
79.
Tensing's Country (1955 Documentary)
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(15 mins.)
 
80.
The Children Upstairs (1955 Documentary)
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(4 mins.)
 
81.
The Great Hold-Up (1955 Documentary)
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Director: Fred Gamage
 
82.
The New Boat (1955 Documentary)
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Director: Kay Mander
 
83.
The New Explorers (1955 Documentary)
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(49 mins.)
Director: James Hill
 
84.
Tomorrow's Man (1955 Documentary)
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Television documentary for New Year's Eve 1955 featuring people likely to become significant personalities in 1956. (65 mins.)
Director: Barrie Edgar
 
85.
Under the Southern Cross (1954 Documentary)
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(84 mins.)
 
86.
£20 a Ton (1955 Short Film)
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(5 mins.)
 
87.
A Hundred Thousand Children (1955 Short Film)
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(4 mins.)
 
88.
A Man on the Beach (1956 Short Film)
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(29 mins.)
Director: Joseph Losey
 
89.
Cyril Stapleton and the Show Band (1955 Short Film)
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(29 mins.)
 
90.
Dead on Time (1955 Short Film)
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(27 mins.)
Director: Don Chaffey
 
91.
Dollars for Sale (1955 Short Film)
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(35 mins.)
Director: Denis Kavanagh
 
92.
Energy First (1955 Short Film)
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(5 mins.)
 
93.
Green and Pleasant Land (1955 Short Film)
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(4 mins.)
 
94.
Man on the Cliff (1955 Short Film)
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A man regains consciousness to somewhere on the edge of a cliff near Brighton. Fearing he is a missing scientist wanted by the police he swaps identity with a dead man he finds at the bottom of the cliffs. (24 mins.)
 
95.
On the Twelfth Day... (1955 Short Film)
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A proper Edwardian lady patiently endures the ever-increasing disruption to her quiet household when her Truelove gives her all the items from the song "The Twelve Days of Christmas." (23 mins.)
Director: Wendy Toye
 
96.
Song of Norway (1955 Short Film)
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In Oslo, an English hotel receptionist enters a ski race and has to be rescued from a crevasse. (33 mins.)
Director: Maclean Rogers
 
97.
The Right Person (1955 Short Film)
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(30 mins.)
Director: Peter Cotes
 
98.
By an African Camp Fire (1955 TV Series)
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An explorer introduces strange and mysterious tales told about the African Jungle. (30 mins.)
Director: Darcy Conyers
 
99.
ITV News (1955 TV Series)
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Independent Television News started along in 1955 with the Independent Television (ITV) launch. It's first presenter was Christopher Chataway ... (30 mins.)
Director: David Mannion
 
100.
Movie Magazine (1955 TV Series)
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