British TV & Films 1959 Not Yet Released On DVD Region 2

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1.
A Touch of Larceny (1960)
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British Commander Max Easton fakes his defection to the Soviets in order to sue the slandering newspapers for the money he needs to woo a fancy American woman. (93 mins.)
Director: Guy Hamilton
 
2.
A Woman's Temptation (1959)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Godfrey Grayson
 
3.
Web of Evidence (1959)
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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. (90 mins.)
Director: Jack Cardiff
 
4.
Bleak House (1959 TV Series)
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A suspenseful tale about the injustices of the 19th Century English legal system. (30 mins.)
 
5.
Bobbikins (1959)
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Parents Shirley Jones and Max Bygraves portray parents of the title character, an infant who talks like an adult. (89 mins.)
Director: Robert Day
 
6.
Crash Drive (1959)
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An international race car driver is informed he'll never walk again, then regains his will to live through the efforts of his wife and a sympathetic race care manufacturer. (65 mins.)
Director: Max Varnel
 
7.
Crime Sheet (1959 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
8.
Breakout (1959)
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In 1943, an Italian-administered POW camp for captured Allies goes through a series of failed escapes only to culminate in a daring plan for a literally-dramatic mass escape. (101 mins.)
Director: Don Chaffey
 
9.
Date at Midnight (1959)
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(57 mins.)
Director: Godfrey Grayson
 
10.
Devil's Bait (1959)
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(58 mins.)
 
11.
Don't Panic Chaps (1959)
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Charming farce about British and German soldiers peacefully sharing a little island in the Adriatic in 1943 - that is until the beautiful Elsa is cast ashore. (85 mins.)
Director: George Pollock
 
12.
Epilogue to Capricorn (1959 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
13.
For Love or Money (1959 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
14.
Friends and Neighbours (1959)
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(79 mins.)
Director: Gordon Parry
 
15.
Garry Halliday (1959 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
16.
Gert and Daisy (1959 TV Series)
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Gert and Daisy are two sisters who used to work in show business. Now they run a boarding house for theatrical visitors. (30 mins.)
 
17.
Glencannon (1959 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
Director: John Knight
 
18.
Great Expectations (1959 TV Series)
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A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor. (30 mins.)
 
19.
Great Van Robbery (1959)
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Interpol detective Caesar Smith tracks robbers of the Royal Mint van. He travels to Rio de Janeiro, Rome and Paris and establishes the guilt of a London coffee importer. (71 mins.)
Director: Max Varnel
 
20.
Hidden Homicide (1959)
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A man wakes up in a strange location with a gun in his hand and a dead body, not knowing how the whole thing happened. He doesn't remember anything about the whole scenario. (70 mins.)
Director: Tony Young
 
21.
High Jump (1959)
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A woman enlists a trapeze artist to help her with a jewel heist, but two deaths during the robbery heighten his guilt and tempt him to go to authorities. (66 mins.)
Director: Godfrey Grayson
 
22.
Honeymoon (1959)
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Australian famer Kit Kelly and his new bride Anna are driving through Europe when they help a stranded motorist... (109 mins.)
Director: Michael Powell
 
23.
In the Wake of a Stranger (1959)
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(69 mins.)
Director: David Eady
 
24.
Innocent Meeting (1959)
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A teenager on probation is falsely accused of robbery. A young girl, knowing the truth, must persuade the boy to give himself up and overcome his conviction that he is condemned to being a lifelong criminal. (62 mins.)
Director: Godfrey Grayson
 
25.
International Detective (1959 TV Series)
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Stories from the files of the William J. Burns Detective Agency, New York. (30 mins.)
 
26.
ITV Sunday Night Drama (1959 TV Series)
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27.
Jack the Ripper (1959)
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A serial killer is murdering women in the Whitechapel district of London. An American policeman is brought in to help Scotland Yard solve the case. (84 mins.)
 
28.
Jo's Boys (1959 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
29.
Juke Box Jury (1959 TV Series)
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A panel of notable personalities rate the latest pop records. (30 mins.)
 
30.
Killers of Kilimanjaro (1959)
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In the 19th century,during the German colonial rule,railway engineer Robert Adamson arrives in the Kilimanjaro Region to finish building a railroad through hostile territory. (91 mins.)
Director: Richard Thorpe
 
31.
Libel (1959)
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A shell-shocked WWII veteran with memory problems is accused of being an impostor by a former comrade. (100 mins.)
Director: Anthony Asquith
 
32.
Man Accused (1959)
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Just after he has become engaged to a baronet's daughter, Bob Jenson is arrested for robbery and murder. He breaks jail, tracks down the real criminals and hands them over to the authorities. (58 mins.)
 
33.
48 Hours to Live (1959)
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A spy melodrama in which a New York newspaper reporter, sent to Gotland to interview a nuclear scientist, becomes involved with foreign agents who have kidnapped the scientist's daughter. (100 mins.)
Director: Peter Bourne
 
34.
No Time to Kill (1959)
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A man is convicted and imprisoned for an arson that he didn't commit. When he is released, he sets out... (90 mins.)
Director: Tom Younger
 
35.
Murder at Site 3 (1959)
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(67 mins.)
Director: Francis Searle
 
36.
Musical Playhouse (1959 TV Series)
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37.
New York Confidential (1959 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
38.
No Hiding Place (1959 TV Series)
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Tales of Scotland Yard centering on a detective team. A sort of half-way house between Dixon of Dock Green and 'Z' Cars... (60 mins.)
 
39.
No Safety Ahead (1959)
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(68 mins.)
Director: Max Varnel
 
40.
Nature's Paradise (1959)
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An American art student in England falls in love with a beautiful Englishwoman. It turns out that she's a nudist, and in spite of his misgivings, he decides to join her at her nudist camp. (67 mins.)
 
41.
Operation Stogie (1959)
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(75 mins.)
Director: Ernest Morris
 
42.
Showtime (1959 TV Series)
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43.
Skyport (1959 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
44.
Spy-Catcher (1959 TV Series)
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Based on fact, this series depicted the adventures of Colonel Pinto, the most renowned of British interrogators during World War II. (30 mins.)
 
45.
Sunday's Child (1959 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
46.
Ten Seconds to Hell (1959)
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After 1945, six German ex-soldiers are hired to defuse unexploded Allied bombs in the ruins of Berlin. (93 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
 
47.
The Adventures of Rex (1959)
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Director: Leonard Reeve
 
48.
The Angry Hills (1959)
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In 1941, Greek resistance entrusts an American journalist with a Greek double-agent secret list that must reach London and must not fall into Nazi hands. (105 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
 
49.
The Bandit of Zhobe (1959)
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(80 mins.)
Director: John Gilling
 
50.
The Boy and the Bridge (1959)
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(91 mins.)
Director: Kevin McClory
 
51.
The Bridal Path (1959)
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Based on a novel by Nigel Tranter, The Bridal Path is a light-hearted look at the somewhat unfortunate... (95 mins.)
Director: Frank Launder
 
52.
The Cat Gang (1959)
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The Cat Gang are a group of English children who like to hang around the local harbour even though the Customs Officers wish they'd go away... (50 mins.)
Director: Darrell Catling
 
53.
The Child and the Killer (1959)
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On-the-run psychopathic escaped murderer Mather (Ryck Rydon) sweet-talks a very imaginative small boy... (65 mins.)
Director: Max Varnel
 
54.
The Crowning Touch (1959)
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Several stories linked by a hat. (75 mins.)
Director: David Eady
 
55.
The Cyril Fletcher Show (1959 TV Series)
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56.
The Dawn Killer (1959)
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Sheepdog Glen, accused of sheep killing on the Romney Marshes, is cleared by the efforts of his two youthful owners in time for the Sheepdog Trials. (107 mins.)
Director: Donald Taylor
 
57.
The Desperate Man (1959)
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Two reporters are held hostage in old castle, by thief, looking for jewels, that he had buried, after robbing a local house. (57 mins.)
Director: Peter Maxwell
 
58.
The Devil's Disciple (1959)
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The black sheep of a family and the local minister discover their true vocations during the Revolutionary War. (83 mins.)
Director: Guy Hamilton
 
59.
The Diana Dors Show (1959 TV Series)
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Vehicle for the versatile actress Diana Dors, showing off her talents as comedian, sketch artist, impersonator, singer and dancer. (60 mins.)
 
60.
The Flying Doctor (1959 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
Director: David MacDonald
 
61.
The House of the Seven Hawks (1959)
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The film follows an American captain searching for sunken treasure who becomes entangled with criminals and is arrested by the Dutch police. (92 mins.)
Director: Richard Thorpe
 
62.
The Last Chronicle of Barset (1959 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
63.
The Man Who Finally Died (1959 TV Series)
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Joe Newman gets a call from his father in Germany. The problem is, his father died years ago. (30 mins.)
 
64.
The Moonstone (1959 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
65.
Mystery in the Mine (1959)
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Jane and Tom set out on an adventure in which they must keep the corrupt Grimblatt from locating the K-13 fuel for his evil space mirror. (127 mins.)
Director: James Hill
 
66.
The Navy Lark (1959)
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Film version of a popular BBC radio show about the incompetent crew of a Royal Navy ship. (82 mins.)
Director: Gordon Parry
 
68.
The Price of Silence (1959)
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Roger Fenton has been released from prison and stared to build a new life. But his past catches up when an elderly visitor is murdered in his office. (73 mins.)
 
69.
The Rosalina Neri Show (1959 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
70.
The Scapegoat (1959)
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An English schoolteacher meets his lookalike, a French count; and unwillingly swaps identities with him. (91 mins.)
Director: Robert Hamer
 
71.
The Stranglers of Bombay (1959)
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In the 1830s, a captain in the East India Company lobbies to investigate the criminal Thugee Cult of Kali, an organized crime group of stranglers and thieves. (80 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
72.
The Third Man (1959 TV Series)
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Harry Lime makes money dealing art and solves crime to save his life. (30 mins.)
 
73.
The Ugly Duckling (1959)
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Henry Jekyll was always the outsider, a bungling and awkward buffoon, relegated to waiting for his invitation... (84 mins.)
Director: Lance Comfort
 
74.
The Voodoo Factor (1959 TV Series)
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Hard-driven scientist David Whittaker finds himself battling for the survival of the world against a disease spreading from a tropical island caused by a legendary spider-goddess. (30 mins.)
 
75.
The Witness (1959)
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A young boy, whose father is in prison for the same crime he just witnessed, is used by the police as a decoy to capture the culprits in return for the release of his dad. (58 mins.)
Director: Geoffrey Muller
 
76.
Time to Remember (1959 TV Series)
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Narrators recall their personal observations and memories with the help of the Pathe Archive. (30 mins.)
 
77.
Top Floor Girl (1959)
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An ambitious and unscrupulous young woman joins an advertising agency. (71 mins.)
Director: Max Varnel
 
78.
Upstairs and Downstairs (1959)
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On marrying the boss's daughter, Richard takes his father-in-law's advice to hire a live-in domestic... (101 mins.)
Director: Ralph Thomas
 
79.
Our Virgin Island (1958)
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Two newly weds buy a small private island in the British Virgin Islands and live a happy life without the comforts of modern society. (84 mins.)
Director: Pat Jackson
 
80.
Web of Suspicion (1959)
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(70 mins.)
Director: Max Varnel
 
81.
Whirlpool (1959)
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On the run from her murderous wartime partner in crime Hermann, Lora hides on a small cargo boat captained by heroic Rolf. The crew of three, Georg, Dina and Braun, quickly accepts her. But, both Hermann and the police are on her trail. (95 mins.)
Director: Lewis Allen
 
82.
Wrong Number (1959)
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Because she dials the wrong number, an old lady hears information which enables the police to solve a robbery and murder. (60 mins.)
Director: Vernon Sewell
 
83.
Antigone (1959 TV Movie)
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(75 mins.)
 
84.
Charlesworth (1959 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
85.
High Speed Flights: Part I (1959)
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86.
More Deadly Than the Male (1959)
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An American in London falls for a married woman. He kills her husband, hoping this will clear a path to the woman. Instead, the woman retaliates by killing the American's girlfriend. But the killing does not stop there. (60 mins.)
Director: Robert Bucknell
 
87.
Something in the City (1959 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
88.
Season of Passion (1959)
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Two Australian sugarcane cutters spend their annual five-month vacations in Sydney with their mistresses. (93 mins.)
Director: Leslie Norman
 
89.
The House in Paris (1959 TV Movie)
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(90 mins.)
 
90.
The Life and Death of Sir John Falstaff (1959 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
91.
The Proposal (1959 TV Movie)
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Will the arguing stop long enough for Lomov's proposal of marriage to be sealed with a kiss? (31 mins.)
 
92.
The Rough and Ready Lot (1959 TV Movie)
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(95 mins.)
Director: Caspar Wrede
 
93.
World Theatre (1959 Mini-Series)
Episode: The School for Scandal (1959)
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94.
The Torrents of Spring (1959 TV Movie)
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(60 mins.)
 
95.
The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus (1958 TV Movie)
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Historical Biography about Doctor Faustus who sells his soul to the devil. Intended for Schools. (30 mins.)
Director: Ronald Eyre
 
96.
The Truth About Pyecraft (1959 TV Movie)
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(30 mins.)
 
97.
The Wanderer (1959 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
98.
The Withered Look of Summer (1959 TV Movie)
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(60 mins.)
 
99.
The Wreck of the Mary Deare (1959)
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A disgraced merchant marine officer elects to stay aboard his sinking cargo ship in order to prove the vessel was deliberately scuttled and, as a result, vindicate his good name. (105 mins.)
 
100.
World Theatre (1959 Mini-Series)
Episode: Volpone (1959)
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Volpone pretends to be dying as a way of tricking various enemies.
 
101.
Who, Me? (1959 TV Movie)
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Three Liverpudlian crooks are questioned by the police following a robbery. (53 mins.)