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1.
The Man Who Knew Too Little (1997)
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Wallace Ritchie is mistaken for a spy and must stop a plot to assassinate international leaders at a banquet. (94 mins.)
Director: Jon Amiel
 
2.
The Big Tease (1999)
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Flamboyant Glasgow hairdresser, Crawford Mackinzie, gets a letter from the World Hairdresser International... (86 mins.)
Director: Kevin Allen
 
3.
Kinky Boots (2005)
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A drag queen comes to the rescue of a man who, after inheriting his father's shoe factory, needs to diversify his product if he wants to keep the business afloat. (107 mins.)
Director: Julian Jarrold
 
4.
Hard Times (2009)
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The village of Kilcoulins Leap was once a thriving spa town, and was home to a famous Holy Well, but... (93 mins.)
Director: Tom Reeve
 
5.
Hear My Song (1991)
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Owner of a failing club seeks infamous Irish singer Josef Locke in order to bring business and success to his club (113 mins.)
Director: Peter Chelsom
 
6.
I'll Be There (2003)
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An off-beat comedy about a former 80s pop star (Craig Ferguson) whose downward spiral is halted when he discovers he has a teenage daughter (Charlotte Church), the product of a weekend love affair. (105 mins.)
Director: Craig Ferguson
 
7.
Greenfingers (2000)
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A prison inmate with a green thumb goes on to compete in a national gardening competition. Based on a true story. (91 mins.)
Director: Joel Hershman
 
8.
The Van (1996)
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The third installment of Irish author Roddy Doyle's 'Barrytown Trilogy', following 'The Commitments' and 'The Snapper'... (100 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
 
9.
The Baker (2007)
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A hit man has second thoughts about his career and seeks refuge from his boss by finding work as a baker in a rural Welsh village. (86 mins.)
Director: Gareth Lewis
 
10.
An Everlasting Piece (2000)
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Colm is a Catholic and George is a poetry-loving Protestant. In Belfast in the 1980s, they could have been enemies... (103 mins.)
Director: Barry Levinson
 
11.
Love's Kitchen (2011)
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Rob Haley (Dougray Scott), an up-and-coming chef and restaurateur in London, is grief-stricken when he loses his wife... (93 mins.)
Director: James Hacking
 
12.
Still Crazy (1998)
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"Strange Fruit" had everything that makes a legendary rockband: Money, Fame, Success, Groupies, a Singer who died of drugs and even a divine ending... (95 mins.)
Director: Brian Gibson
 
13.
Mystics (2003)
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A dark comedy about two old-time con-men who pretend to be able to communicate with the dead. (90 mins.)
Director: David Blair
 
14.
Happy Ever Afters (2009)
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Two weddings collide when both receptions are held at one hotel. (101 mins.)
Director: Stephen Burke
 
15.
Undertaking Betty (2002)
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A woman, whose husband is cheating on her, and an undertaker, who has been in love with her since their childhood, decide to fake her death so they can be together. (94 mins.)
Director: Nick Hurran
 
16.
Janice Beard (1999)
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(81 mins.)
Director: Clare Kilner
 
17.
Mrs Caldicot's Cabbage War (2002)
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After her husband's death, woman starts looking for independence. (106 mins.)
Director: Ian Sharp
 
18.
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (2008)
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Guinevere Pettigrew, a middle-aged London governess, finds herself unfairly dismissed from her job. An attempt to gain new employment catapults her into the glamorous world and dizzying social whirl of an American actress and singer, Delysia Lafosse. (92 mins.)
Director: Bharat Nalluri
 
19.
The Decoy Bride (2011)
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When the world's media descend on the remote Scottish island where a Hollywood actress is attempting to get married, a local girl is hired as a decoy bride to put the paparazzi off the scent. (89 mins.)
Director: Sheree Folkson
 
20.
Blackball (2003)
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A rebellious young British bowls player teams with another older and more traditional player to take on the Australian bowls team. (96 mins.)
Director: Mel Smith
 
21.
How About You... (2007)
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HOW ABOUT YOU tells the story of Ellie, a young woman left in charge of the residential home run by her older sister... (87 mins.)
Director: Anthony Byrne
 
22.
Blow Dry (2001)
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In 2000, a small town hosts The British Hairdressing Championship, where a former 2-time winner, his son, his run-away wife and his runaway wife's lady lover reside (not all on speaking terms). (94 mins.)
 
23.
The Closer You Get (2000)
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Irish lads send an ad to the Miami Herald inviting fit and enticing women, between the ages of 20 and 21... (93 mins.)
Director: Aileen Ritchie
 
24.
The Match (1999)
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Two Scottish pub soccer teams play each other in order to resolve a century-old grudge. Whoever wins the game gets to keep the other team's pub. (95 mins.)
Director: Mick Davis
 
25.
Local Hero (1983)
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An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up an entire village where they want to build a refinery. But things don't go as expected. (111 mins.)
Director: Bill Forsyth
 
26.
Monsoon Wedding (2001)
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A stressed father, a bride-to-be with a secret, a smitten event planner, and relatives from around the world create much ado about the preparations for an arranged marriage in India. (114 mins.)
Director: Mira Nair
 
27.
Eat Drink Man Woman (1994)
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A senior chef lives with his three grown daughters; the middle one finds her future plans affected by unexpected events and the life changes of the other household members. (124 mins.)
Director: Ang Lee
 
28.
The Wedding Banquet (1993)
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To satisfy his nagging parents, a gay landlord and a female tenant agree to a marriage of convenience, but his parents arrive to visit and things get out of hand. (106 mins.)
Director: Ang Lee
 
29.
Mrs Henderson Presents (2005)
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Laura Henderson buys an old London theater and opens it up as the Windmill, a performance hall which goes down in history for, among other things, its all-nude revues. (103 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
 
30.
The Very Thought of You (1998)
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Laurence recounts to his neighbour how his life long friendship with Frank and Daniel has been overturned... (88 mins.)
Director: Nick Hamm
 
31.
Alfie (2004)
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A cockney womanizer learns the hard way about the dangers of his actions. (103 mins.)
Director: Charles Shyer
 
32.
Stone of Destiny (2008)
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The story of Ian Hamilton, a dedicated nationalist who reignited Scottish national pride in the 1950s with his daring raid on the heart of England to bring the Stone of Scone back to Scotland. (96 mins.)
 
33.
Whisky Galore (1949)
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Scottish islanders try to plunder 50,000 cases of whisky from a stranded ship. (82 mins.)
 
34.
The Lavender Hill Mob (1951)
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A meek bank clerk who oversees the shipment of bullion joins with an eccentric neighbor to steal gold bars and smuggle them out of the country as miniature Eiffel Towers. (78 mins.)
 
35.
Hysteria (2011)
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The truth of how Mortimer Granville devised the invention of the first vibrator in the name of medical science. (100 mins.)
Director: Tanya Wexler