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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
 
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Carve Her Name with Pride (1958)
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Violette Bushell is the daughter of an English father and a French mother, living in London in the early years of World War 2... (119 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
 
3.
Theatre Night (1957 TV Series)
Episode: Expresso Bongo (1958)
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An unscrupulous small-time promoter discovers a young singer and determines to make him a star. (45 mins.)
 
4.
World Theatre (1959 Mini-Series)
Episode: Henry IV (1959)
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A madman insists he is the Italian king of centuries previously, Enrico IV. But is he really mad?
 
5.
The Train (1964)
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In 1944, a German colonel loads a train with French art treasures to send to Germany. The Resistance must stop it without damaging the cargo. (133 mins.)
 
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A Man for All Seasons (1966)
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The story of Thomas More, who stood up to King Henry VIII when the King rejected the Roman Catholic Church to obtain a divorce and remarriage. (120 mins.)
Director: Fred Zinnemann
 
7.
Tell Me Lies (1968 Documentary)
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A variety of British views on the Vietnam War. (118 mins.)
Director: Peter Brook
 
8.
Male of the Species (1969 TV Movie)
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King Lear (1971)
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The Shakespeare tragedy that gave us the expression "How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have... (137 mins.)
Director: Peter Brook
 
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Bartleby (1970)
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An asocial and enigmatic office clerk refuses to do his work, leaving it up to his boss to decide what should be done with him. (78 mins.)
 
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Scorpio (1973)
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During the Cold War, the CIA orders free-lance operative Scorpio to assassinate his former CIA mentor Cross and a deadly cat-and-mouse game ensues. (114 mins.)
Director: Michael Winner
 
13.
A Delicate Balance (1973)
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A well-to-do Connecticut family is upended when the grown daughter's godparents, seized by a nameless terror, decide they've come to live with them. (133 mins.)
Director: Tony Richardson
 
14.
The Curse of King Tut's Tomb (1980 TV Movie)
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After an archeological expedition discovers the tomb of the Egyptian king Tutankhamen, many of the scientists, engineers and workmen begin mysteriously dying off. (98 mins.)
Director: Philip Leacock
 
15.
Ill Fares the Land (1983)
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Director: Bill Bryden
 
16.
Summer Lightning (1984)
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Sir Robert Clarke looks back on his life and the summer when as a 16-year-old he first fell in love with Louise St. Leger.
Director: Paul Joyce
 
17.
A Kind of Alaska (1984 TV Movie)
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A woman who fell victim to sleeping sickness many years ago wakes up in middle age.
Director: Kenneth Ives
 
18.
Nineteen Nineteen (1985)
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Two former patients (Paul Scofield and Maria Schell) of Sigmund Freud meet again and discuss their psychiatric treatment 65 years earlier. (99 mins.)
Director: Hugh Brody
 
19.
Anna Karenina (1985 TV Movie)
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Tragic Anna leaves her cold husband for dashing Count Vronsky in 19th-century Russia. (150 mins.)
Director: Simon Langton
 
20.
Mister Corbett's Ghost (1987 TV Movie)
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Mr Corbett is a cruel employer to Ben Partridge. One night on New Years Eve Ben is sent out to deliver some medicine. Along the way he wishes his master was dead, little knowing that the man he is delivering to is the Collector of Souls. (60 mins.)
Director: Danny Huston
 
21.
The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank (1988 TV Movie)
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Miep Gies struggle to keep Anne Frank and her family hidden and safe inside the secret annex, as the Nazis turn Amsterdam upside-down. (95 mins.)
Director: John Erman
 
22.
When the Whales Came (1989)
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A pair of children befriend an accentric old man, who lives isolated on the far shore of their island home... (100 mins.)
Director: Clive Rees
 
23.
Henry V (1989)
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In the midst of the Hundred Years' War, the young King Henry V of England embarks on the conquest of France in 1415. (137 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Branagh
 
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Hamlet (1990)
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Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, finds out that his uncle Claudius killed his father to obtain the throne, and plans revenge. (135 mins.)
 
25.
Utz (1992)
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Fisher, a fine art dealer, goes to Prague after the death of a friend, the Baron von Utz, to see if... (98 mins.)
Director: George Sluizer
 
26.
Quiz Show (1994)
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A young lawyer, Richard Goodwin, investigates a potentially fixed game show. Charles Van Doren, a big time show winner, is under Goodwin's investigation. (133 mins.)
Director: Robert Redford
 
27.
Genesis: The Creation and the Flood (1994)
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An all-enveloping darkness. Suddenly, a child's voice, frightened, questioning, pierces the darkness... (91 mins.)
Director: Ermanno Olmi
 
28.
Martin Chuzzlewit (1994 Mini-Series)
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Some very greedy and selfish relatives are all after the failing old Martin Chuzzlewit's money. He is... (385 mins.)
 
29.
The Little Riders (1996 TV Movie)
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Young American Joanne Hunter is stranded in the German-occupied Holland with her Dutch grandparents... (96 mins.)
Director: Kevin Connor
 
30.
The Crucible (1996)
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A Salem resident attempts to frame her ex-lover's wife for being a witch in the middle of the 1692 witchcraft trials. (124 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Hytner
 
31.
Rashi: A Light After the Dark Ages (1999)
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This animated children's film introduces kids to the life and times of Rashi, history's most studied Biblical commentator. Featuring the voices of Leonard Nimoy and Armand Assante. (65 mins.)
Director: Ashley Lazarus
 
32.
Animal Farm (1999 TV Movie)
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The animals of a farm successfully revolt against its human owner, only to slide into a more brutal tyranny among themselves. (91 mins.)
Director: John Stephenson