British TV & Films 1956 Not Yet Released On DVD Region 2

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1.
A Show Called Fred (1956 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
2.
Pasaporte al infierno (1956)
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A forger (Carpenter) flees to Spain but his daughter is kidnapped by a ruthless gang. (85 mins.)
Director: C.H. Williamson
 
3.
Adventure Theater (1956 TV Series)
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With some unusual item as his starting point, storyteller Paul Douglas weaves a tale of how the item came to be in his possession. (30 mins.)
 
4.
Alfred Marks Time (1956 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
5.
Assignment Foreign Legion (1956 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
7.
Behind the Headlines (1956)
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Newspaper reporters compete with London police to solve a murder. (65 mins.)
 
8.
Bermuda Affair (1956)
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(77 mins.)
 
9.
Beyond Mombasa (1956)
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An American travels to East Africa, where he tries to find out how his brother died. (90 mins.)
Director: George Marshall
 
10.
Bhowani Junction (1956)
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Anglo-Indian Victoria Jones seeks her true identity amid the chaos of the British withdrawal from India. (110 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
 
11.
Boyd Q.C. (1956 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
Director: Ronald Merrick
 
12.
Circus Friends (1956)
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When Marlow's circus comes to town they find that the field they usually use is not available because they didn't pay the farmer last year... (63 mins.)
Director: Gerald Thomas
 
13.
Doublecross (1956)
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(71 mins.)
Director: Anthony Squire
 
14.
Dry Rot (1956)
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A trio of not particularly bright bookmakers tries to fix a horse race. (87 mins.)
Director: Maurice Elvey
 
15.
Escape in the Sun (1956)
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(81 mins.)
 
17.
Film Fanfare (1956 TV Series)
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18.
Find the Lady (1956)
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(56 mins.)
 
19.
Fire Maidens of Outer Space (1956)
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A team of astronauts lands on a moon of Jupiter to find it populated with beautiful young women looking for mates. An old man explains to the explorers the group's story, as well as the moon's dangers. (80 mins.)
Director: Cy Roth
 
20.
Fun at the Movies (1956)
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21.
High Terrace (1956)
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(69 mins.)
Director: Henry Cass
 
22.
Triple Deception (1956)
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Due to his physical resemblance to criminal Steve Chancellor, seaman Larry Ellis is recruited by law enforcement to pose as Chancellor and infiltrate an organized crime ring in France. (97 mins.)
Director: Guy Green
 
23.
Jack Hylton Presents (1955 TV Series)
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24.
Jacqueline (1956)
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Captivating drama of a lovable little Irish girl and how she helps her tippler father find work. (89 mins.)
Director: Roy Baker
 
25.
Jane Eyre (1956 TV Series)
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After a harsh childhood, orphan Jane Eyre is hired by Edward Rochester, the brooding lord of a mysterious manor house, to care for his young daughter. (30 mins.)
 
26.
Tears for Simon (1956)
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An 18 month old baby disappears in London. Detective Inspector Craig tries to find the child but there aren't many clues. (89 mins.)
Director: Guy Green
 
27.
My Wife's Family (1956)
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When an interfering mother-in-law discovers what she believes to be a plan to deceive her daughter, a riot ensues. (76 mins.)
Director: Gilbert Gunn
 
28.
Odongo (1956)
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In Kenya, a white trader of exotic animals is mentoring and caring for an African boy but is annoyed by his new female replacement veterinarian and must deal with a disgruntled former employee. (85 mins.)
Director: John Gilling
 
29.
One Wish Too Many (1956)
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A young boy finds a magic marble that grants him any wish he wants. One day he wishes for a giant steam-roller, and it starts to trash London. (56 mins.)
Director: John Durst
 
30.
Passport to Treason (1956)
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While investigating the mysterious death of a friend, a man discovers a peace organization is the front for a crime syndicate. Based on the novel of the same name by Manning O'Brien. (80 mins.)
Director: Robert S. Baker
 
31.
Peril for the Guy (1956)
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(55 mins.)
Director: James Hill
 
32.
Port Afrique (1956)
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Rip Reardon, ex-Army flier, returns to his home in French Morocco and finds his wife dead, and he suspects she has been murdered... (92 mins.)
Director: Rudolph Maté
 
33.
Raiders of the River (1956)
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(147 mins.)
 
34.
Ramsbottom Rides Again (1956)
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A Yorkshire publican comes into an inheritance, but when he goes to Canada to claim it, he runs into trouble. (92 mins.)
Director: John Baxter
 
35.
Return to the Desert (1956)
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Director: Denis Kavanagh
 
36.
Safari (1956)
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During the Mau Mau Uprising in British Kenya in the 1950s, settler-hunter Ken Duffield is a hired guide for a lion hunting party but he also hopes to find the Mau Mau rebel who killed his family. (90 mins.)
Director: Terence Young
 
37.
Satellite in the Sky (1956)
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The British launch the world's first orbital vehicle. Their military sends a super-bomb along, which goes wrong and threatens the crew and a stowaway. (85 mins.)
Director: Paul Dickson
 
38.
Schemer (1956)
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39.
Spin a Dark Web (1956)
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A Canadian living in London is trying to succeed as a prizefighter, without much luck. He meets the sister of a local mob leader... (76 mins.)
Director: Vernon Sewell
 
40.
Son of Fred (1956 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
41.
Spectacular (1956 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
42.
Tales from Soho (1956 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
43.
Aggie (1956 TV Series)
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Adventures of a Fashion Designer on International Assignments. (30 mins.)
 
44.
The Adventures of the Big Man (1956 TV Series)
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Bill Pierce is a public relations officer in a large London store who is always on hand when things go wrong behind the scenes. (30 mins.)
 
45.
The Crime of the Century (1956 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
46.
The Errol Flynn Theatre (1956 TV Series)
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Anthology series hosted by matinee idol Errol Flynn. (30 mins.)
 
48.
The Gamma People (1956)
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An American reporter smells a story when he is stranded in an Iron Curtain country where the local dictator... (79 mins.)
Director: John Gilling
 
49.
The Hideout (1956)
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British film noir from the mid-50's (55 mins.)
 
50.
The Hostage (1956)
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A South American revolutionary is facing death for murder but the President's daughter in London is taken hostage. (80 mins.)
Director: Harold Huth
 
51.
Finger of Guilt (1956)
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A married movie studio executive's life, starts to fall apart when he is intimately stalked by a beautiful woman he claims he does not know. (95 mins.)
 
52.
The Last Man to Hang? (1956)
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(75 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
53.
The Man in the Road (1956)
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Communist agents trail an important scientist to try to steal his top-secret new formula. (83 mins.)
Director: Lance Comfort
 
54.
The Narrowing Circle (1956)
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A journalist is framed for the murder of a rival and has to prove his innocence, whatever the cost. (66 mins.)
 
55.
The Secret of the Forest (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
(61 mins.)
Director: Darcy Conyers
 
56.
The Secret Tent (1956)
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(69 mins.)
Director: Don Chaffey
 
57.
The Shield of Faith (1956)
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(56 mins.)
Director: Norman Walker
 
58.
The Silken Affair (1956)
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Spoiler: Roger Tweakham, a married accountant leading a hum-drum life gets involved with a motivating model... (96 mins.)
Director: Roy Kellino
 
59.
The Tony Hancock Show (1956 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
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61.
The Weapon (1956)
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A boy accidentally shoots a friend with a gun he found in the rubble of a destroyed building. The gun turns out to be a clue in a ten-year-old murder case. (81 mins.)
Director: Val Guest
 
62.
They Never Learn (1956)
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(47 mins.)
Director: Denis Kavanagh
 
63.
Tons of Trouble (1956)
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The eccentric caretaker of a block of flats, Mr. Pastry is in charge of two of its boilers, whom he names "Mavis" and "Ethel." His love for the pair leads him into unforeseen problems (77 mins.)
 
64.
Vanity Fair (1956 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
65.
Whack-O! (1956 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
66.
Wicked as They Come (1956)
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A poor but beautiful woman sets her sights on rising to the top, and lets nothing stand in her way - including murder. (94 mins.)
Director: Ken Hughes
 
67.
Women Without Men (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Seeking the whereabouts of international gangster Nick Randall, the U.S. State Department seeks the help of Scotland Yard... (71 mins.)
 
68.
Zoo Time (1956 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
(30 mins.)
 
69.
A Man from the Sun (1956 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
 
70.
Kidnapped (1956 TV Series)
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1751. When his father dies, young David Balfour travels to House of Shaws, near Edinburgh, and meets his miserly uncle - who arranges for him to be kidnapped. (30 mins.)
Director: Joy Harington
 
71.
Kitty Clive (1956 TV Movie)
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(60 mins.)
 
73.
Man of Africa (1956)
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(73 mins.)
Director: Cyril Frankel
 
74.
The Tamer Tamed (1956 TV Movie)
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A sequel to The Taming of the Shrew which depicts how Katharina and Petruchio have fared after a year of marriage. (45 mins.)
 
75.
The Watch Tower (1956 TV Movie)
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(30 mins.)
 
77.
Without Love (1956 TV Movie)
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(67 mins.)
 
78.
Adventure On (1956 Documentary)
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(62 mins.)
Director: Thomas Stobart
 
79.
Among the Headhunters (1955 Documentary)
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(65 mins.)
 
80.
Cartoons and Cartoonists (1956 Documentary)
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(15 mins.)
Director: Harold Baim
 
81.
Golden Reef (1956 Documentary)
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Reconstruction of the first gold find in South Africa in 1886. (16 mins.)
Director: Julian Spiro
 
82.
In Days Gone By (1956 Documentary)
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(13 mins.)
Director: Harold Baim
 
83.
Invitation to Magic (1956 Documentary)
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(21 mins.)
Director: Harold Baim
 
84.
Lovely Weekend (1956 Documentary)
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Three girls escape the smoke of a North of England city to enjoy a weekend's pleasure and relaxation. (20 mins.)
Director: Tom Blakeley
 
85.
Men on the Mend (1956 Documentary)
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When Joe Miller breaks his ankle on the shop floor, he is sent with some trepidation to the British Railways rehab centre, a cross between a modern gym and an old-school metalwork classroom. (12 mins.)
Director: Ken Fairbairn
 
86.
Our Native Shore (1956 Documentary)
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Travelogue exploring the beauty spots of the UK. (30 mins.)
Director: Ronald Stark
 
87.
Round the Island (1956 Documentary)
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(23 mins.)
Director: Tony Thompson
 
88.
Sunday in the Park (1956 Documentary)
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A light-hearted view of Londoners out for the day in Hyde Park. (15 mins.)
 
89.
Sunshine in Soho (1956 Documentary)
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(33 mins.)
Director: Burt Hyams
 
90.
The Stained Glass at Fairford (1956 Documentary)
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(26 mins.)
Director: Basil Wright
 
91.
A Day of Grace (1956 Short Film)
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(28 mins.)
Director: Francis Searle
 
92.
A Short Vision (1956 Short Film)
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The leaders, the wise men, the leopard, the deer, the owl and the rat all look up in the sky in fear as a strange object flies through the sky. (6 mins.)
 
93.
All Square Aft (1956 Short Film)
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(30 mins.)
Director: Gerard Bryant
 
94.
April in Portugal (1956 Short Film)
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(20 mins.)
Director: Euan Lloyd
 
95.
Dick Turpin: Highwayman (1956 Short Film)
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(26 mins.)
Director: David Paltenghi
 
96.
Five Guineas a Week (1956 Short Film)
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(33 mins.)
 
97.
Giants in Sport (1956 Short Film)
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(28 mins.)
Director: Harold Baim
 
98.
The History of the Cinema (1956 Short Film)
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A humorously semi-factual account of the history of cinema. (8 mins.)
Director: John Halas
 
99.
Knights on Bikes (1956 Short Film)
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(10 mins.)
Director: Ken Russell
 
100.
Mr. Finley's Feelings (1956 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
(10 mins.)
Director: Dick Taylor