Watched 2012-01

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1.
The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)
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The Muppet characters tell their version of the classic tale of an old and bitter miser's redemption on Christmas Eve. (85 mins.)
Director: Brian Henson
 
2.
Up Pompeii (1971)
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Roman slave Lurkio inadvertently becomes the possessor of a scroll naming the proposed assassins of the Emperor Nero... (90 mins.)
Director: Bob Kellett
 
3.
It! (1967)
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After one of their store houses burnt down, museum director Grove and his assistant Pimm find everything destroyed... (96 mins.)
 
4.
The Fatal Glass of Beer (1933 Short Film)
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The prodigal son of a Yukon prospector comes home on a night that "ain't fit for man nor beast." (18 mins.)
Director: Clyde Bruckman
 
5.
Programme X (1970 TV Series)
Episode: Secret Weapons (1972)
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It's 1977, the fifth year of the American Civil War, and corporations dominate society. The only resistance comes from roving motorcycle gangs. (22 mins.)
“ Early David Cronenberg short ” - simonpowell2525
 
6.
Girl Shy (1924)
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A shy, young man, who is completely incapable of talking to women, decides to write a book that details to other bachelors how to find a girlfriend. (87 mins.)
 
7.
The Cat's-Paw (1934)
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Naive Ezekial Cobb, brought up by his missionary father in China returns to America to seek a wife.... (102 mins.)
Director: Sam Taylor
 
8.
Circo (2010 Documentary)
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A hardscrabble traveling Mexican circus troupe has lived and performed on the road since the 19th Century, but will their art survive into the 21st? (75 mins.)
Director: Aaron Schock
 
9.
A Useful Life (2010)
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A movie-theater employee adjusts to a new life after the cinema he worked at for over 25 years is forced to shut down. (67 mins.)
Director: Federico Veiroj
 
10.
The Golf Specialist (1930 Short Film)
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J. Effingham Bellweather plays golf despite many slapstick setbacks. (20 mins.)
Director: Monte Brice
 
11.
The Pharmacist (1933 Short Film)
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A henpecked but stoic pharmacist tries to maintains his precarious balance while dealing with demanding customers and his dysfunctional family. (19 mins.)
Director: Arthur Ripley
 
12.
The Milky Way (1936)
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Timid milkman, Burleigh Sullivan (Lloyd), somehow knocks out a boxing champ in a brawl. The fighter's... (89 mins.)
Director: Leo McCarey
 
13.
She (1965)
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An Edwardian archaeologist and two companions stumble upon a lost city in East Africa, run by a beautiful queen whose love holds the promise of immortality. (106 mins.)
Director: Robert Day
 
14.
Pontypool (2008)
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A psychological thriller in which a deadly virus infects a small Ontario town. (93 mins.)
Director: Bruce McDonald
 
15.
The Plague of the Zombies (1966)
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Young workers are dying because of a mysterious epidemic in a little village in Cornwall. Doctor Thompson... (91 mins.)
Director: John Gilling
 
16.
Dracula: Prince of Darkness (1966)
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Dracula is resurrected, preying on four unsuspecting visitors to his castle. (90 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
17.
The Many Faces of Christopher Lee (1996 Documentary)
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Christopher Lee talks about his film career, while showing clips from some of his best films. (60 mins.)
Director: Colin Webb
 
18.
Rasputin: The Mad Monk (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
The movie chronicles the events of history's "man of mystery," Rasputin. Although not quite historically... (91 mins.)
Director: Don Sharp