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1. RoboCop (2014)

PG-13 | 117 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.3
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52 Metascore

In 2028 Detroit, when Alex Murphy - a loving husband, father and good cop - is critically injured in the line of duty, the multinational conglomerate OmniCorp sees their chance for a part-man, part-robot police officer.

Writers: Joshua Zetumer, Edward Neumeier, Michael Miner | Director: José Padilha | Stars: Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman, Michael Keaton, Abbie Cornish

2. Elysium (I) (2013)

R | 109 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

6.7
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61 Metascore

In the year 2154, the very wealthy live on a man-made space station while the rest of the population resides on a ruined Earth. A man takes on a mission that could bring equality to the polarized worlds.

Writer: Neill Blomkamp | Director: Neill Blomkamp | Stars: Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Sharlto Copley, Alice Braga

3. Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)

PG-13 | 138 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.4
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81 Metascore

During the Napoleonic Wars, a brash British captain pushes his ship and crew to their limits in pursuit of a formidable French war vessel around South America.

Writers: Patrick O'Brian, Peter Weir, John Collee | Director: Peter Weir | Stars: Russell Crowe, Paul Bettany, Billy Boyd, James D'Arcy

4. Planet of the Apes (1968)

G | 112 min | Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi

8.0
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An astronaut crew crash lands on a planet in the distant future where intelligent talking apes are the dominant species, and humans are the oppressed and enslaved.

Writers: Michael Wilson, Rod Serling, Pierre Boulle | Director: Franklin J. Schaffner | Stars: Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Maurice Evans

5. The Bucket List (2007)

PG-13 | 97 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.4
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42 Metascore

Two terminally ill men escape from a cancer ward and head off on a road trip with a wish list of to-dos before they die.

Writer: Justin Zackham | Director: Rob Reiner | Stars: Jack Nicholson, Morgan Freeman, Sean Hayes, Beverly Todd

6. Saw III (2006)

R | 108 min | Horror, Thriller

6.2
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48 Metascore

Jigsaw kidnaps a doctor to keep him alive while he watches his new apprentice put an unlucky citizen through a brutal test.

Writers: Leigh Whannell, James Wan | Director: Darren Lynn Bousman | Stars: Tobin Bell, Shawnee Smith, Angus Macfadyen, Bahar Soomekh

7. Amour (2012)

PG-13 | 127 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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94 Metascore

Georges and Anne are an octogenarian couple. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, also a musician, lives in Britain with her family. One day, Anne has a stroke, and the couple's bond of love is severely tested.

Writer: Michael Haneke | Director: Michael Haneke | Stars: Jean-Louis Trintignant, Emmanuelle Riva, Isabelle Huppert, Alexandre Tharaud

8. The Mothman Prophecies (2002)

PG-13 | 119 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

6.5
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52 Metascore

A reporter is drawn to a small West Virginia town to investigate a series of strange events, including psychic visions and the appearance of bizarre entities.

Writers: Richard Hatem, John A. Keel | Director: Mark Pellington | Stars: Richard Gere, Laura Linney, David Eigenberg, Bob Tracey

9. The X Files: I Want to Believe (2008)

PG-13 | 104 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

5.9
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47 Metascore

Mulder and Scully are called back to duty by the FBI when a former priest claims to be receiving psychic visions pertaining to a kidnapped agent.

Writers: Frank Spotnitz, Chris Carter | Director: Chris Carter | Stars: David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, Billy Connolly, Amanda Peet

10. The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest (2009)

R | 147 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.3
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60 Metascore

Lisbeth is recovering in a hospital and awaiting trial for three murders when she is released. Mikael must prove her innocence, but Lisbeth must be willing to share the details of her sordid experiences with the court.

Writers: Stieg Larsson, Ulf Ryberg | Director: Daniel Alfredson | Stars: Michael Nyqvist, Noomi Rapace, Lena Endre, Annika Hallin

11. Chicago Hope (1994–2000)

60 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.7
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The lives and trials of the staff of a major hospital in Chicago.

Stars: Mandy Patinkin, Adam Arkin, Hector Elizondo, Peter Berg

12. Fantastic Voyage (1966)

PG | 100 min | Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi

6.9
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A diplomat is nearly assassinated. In order to save him, a submarine is shrunken to microscopic size and injected into his blood stream with a small crew. Problems arise almost as soon as they enter the bloodstream.

Writers: Harry Kleiner, David Duncan, Otto Klement, Jerome Bixby | Director: Richard Fleischer | Stars: Stephen Boyd, Raquel Welch, Edmond O'Brien, Donald Pleasence

13. Barbara (I) (2012)

PG-13 | 105 min | Drama

7.1
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86 Metascore

A doctor working in 1980s East Germany finds herself banished to a small country hospital.

Writers: Christian Petzold, Harun Farocki | Director: Christian Petzold | Stars: Nina Hoss, Ronald Zehrfeld, Rainer Bock, Christina Hecke

14. Hellbound: Hellraiser II (1988)

R | 97 min | Horror, Thriller

6.5
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Kirsty is brought to an institution after the death of her family, where the occult-obsessive head resurrects Julia and unleashes the Cenobites once again.

Writers: Clive Barker, Peter Atkins | Director: Tony Randel | Stars: Doug Bradley, Ashley Laurence, Clare Higgins, Kenneth Cranham

15. Slaughterhouse-Five (1972)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

7.0
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A man tells his story of how he became unstuck in time and abducted by aliens.

Writers: Kurt Vonnegut Jr., Stephen Geller | Director: George Roy Hill | Stars: Michael Sacks, Ron Leibman, Eugene Roche, Sharon Gans

16. Declaration of War (2011)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama

7.0
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73 Metascore

When their young son is diagnosed with a brain tumor, young parents Roméo and Juliette unite in the fight for his survival.

Writers: Valérie Donzelli, Jérémie Elkaïm | Director: Valérie Donzelli | Stars: Valérie Donzelli, Jérémie Elkaïm, César Desseix, Gabriel Elkaïm

17. Suddenly, Last Summer (1959)

Unrated | 114 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.7
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The only son of wealthy widow Violet Venable dies while on vacation with his cousin Catherine. What the girl saw was so horrible that she went insane; now Mrs. Venable wants Catherine lobotomized to cover up the truth.

Writers: Tennessee Williams, Gore Vidal | Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz | Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Katharine Hepburn, Montgomery Clift, Albert Dekker

18. Charly (1968)

PG | 103 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

7.2
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A retarded man undergoes an experiment that gives him the intelligence of a genius.

Writers: Daniel Keyes, Stirling Silliphant | Director: Ralph Nelson | Stars: Cliff Robertson, Claire Bloom, Lilia Skala, Leon Janney

19. The Man with Two Brains (1983)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi

6.3
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61 Metascore

Steve Martin comedy about brain transplantation.

Writers: George Gipe, Steve Martin, Carl Reiner | Director: Carl Reiner | Stars: Steve Martin, Kathleen Turner, David Warner, Paul Benedict

20. Happy Birthday to Me (1981)

R | 110 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.0
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Virginia Wainwright is a spirited young woman who has returned to a private school having survived a deadly accident and regenerative brain surgery. She is proud that she belongs to the Top... See full summary »

Writers: John C.W. Saxton, Peter Jobin, Timothy Bond | Director: J. Lee Thompson | Stars: Melissa Sue Anderson, Glenn Ford, Lawrence Dane, Sharon Acker

21. Bud Abbott Lou Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)

TV-PG | 83 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

7.6
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Two hapless freight handlers find themselves encountering Dracula, the Frankenstein Monster and the Wolf Man.

Writers: Robert Lees, Frederic I. Rinaldo, John Grant | Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lon Chaney Jr., Bela Lugosi

22. Muppets from Space (1999)

G | 87 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

6.2
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Gonzo is contacted by his alien family through his breakfast cereal. He is kidnapped and it's up to Kermit and the gang to rescue Gonzo and help reunite him with his long-lost family.

Writers: Jerry Juhl, Joey Mazzarino, Ken Kaufman | Director: Tim Hill | Stars: Dave Goelz, Steve Whitmire, Bill Barretta, Jerry Nelson

23. Kafka (1991)

PG-13 | 98 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

7.0
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46 Metascore

Writer Franz Kafka works during the day at an insurance company where events lead him to discover a mysterious underground society with strange suppressive goals.

Writer: Lem Dobbs | Director: Steven Soderbergh | Stars: Jeremy Irons, Theresa Russell, Joel Grey, Ian Holm

24. Candy (1968)

R | 115 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

5.4
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Based on Terry Southern's satirical novel, a sendup of Voltaire's -Candide-. Young Candy is a high school girl who seeks truth and meaning in life, encountering a variety of kookie characters and humorous sexual situations in the process.

Writers: Buck Henry, Mason Hoffenberg, Terry Southern | Director: Christian Marquand | Stars: Ewa Aulin, Richard Burton, Charles Aznavour, Marlon Brando

25. Z (1969)

M | 127 min | Crime, Drama, History

8.1
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Following the murder of a prominent leftist, an investigator tries to uncover the truth while government officials attempt to cover up their roles.

Writers: Vasilis Vasilikos, Jorge Semprún | Director: Costa-Gavras | Stars: Yves Montand, Irene Papas, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Jacques Perrin

26. Stairway to Heaven (1946)

Approved | 104 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

8.1
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A British wartime aviator who cheats death must argue for his life before a celestial court.

Writers: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger | Directors: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger | Stars: David Niven, Kim Hunter, Robert Coote, Kathleen Byron

27. Hellraiser: Hellseeker (2002 Video)

R | 89 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.1
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A shady businessman attempts to piece together the details of the car crash that killed his wife and rendered him an amnesiac-- and left him in possession of a sinister puzzle box that summons monsters.

Writers: Clive Barker, Carl V. Dupré, Tim Day | Director: Rick Bota | Stars: Dean Winters, Ashley Laurence, Doug Bradley, Rachel Hayward

28. Dark Victory (1939)

Approved | 104 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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A young socialite is diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumour, and must decide whether she'll meet her final days with dignity.

Writers: Casey Robinson, George Emerson Brewer Jr., Bertram Bloch | Director: Edmund Goulding | Stars: Bette Davis, George Brent, Humphrey Bogart, Geraldine Fitzgerald

29. Sour Grapes (1998)

R | 91 min | Comedy

5.7
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Two cousins and friends, Richie and Evan, go to Atlantic City to gamble. Richie loses all he has at slot machines and asks Evan for two more coins for a last attempt. That last attempt ... See full summary »

Writer: Larry David | Director: Larry David | Stars: Steven Weber, Craig Bierko, Jack Burns, Viola Harris

30. As Luck Would Have It (2011)

94 min | Drama

6.1
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32 Metascore

An out-of-work publicist who suffers an accident looks to sell the exclusive interview rights to the highest bidder in an attempt to provide for his family.

Writer: Randy Feldman | Director: Álex de la Iglesia | Stars: José Mota, Salma Hayek, Blanca Portillo, Juan Luis Galiardo

31. Molly (1999)

PG-13 | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.8
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21 Metascore

A bachelor becomes the unwilling guardian of his autistic, retarded sister; then an experimental treatment works a dramatic change in her brain and his attitude.

Writer: Dick Christie | Director: John Duigan | Stars: Elisabeth Shue, Aaron Eckhart, Jill Hennessy, Thomas Jane

32. Night Train to Terror (1985)

R | 98 min | Horror

3.4
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God and Satan are on a train discussing the fate of three individuals. The stories of the people in question are told in a trio of very strange vignettes. One involves an insane anylum with... See full summary »

Writer: Philip Yordan | Directors: John Carr, Phillip Marshak, Tom McGowan, Jay Schlossberg-Cohen, Gregg C. Tallas | Stars: Barbara Wyler, Jamie Scoggin, Stacey Lyons, Linda Maderas

33. The Black Box (2005)

90 min | Mystery, Thriller

6.0
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Images flash through Arthur's brain, voices buzz in his mind, uttering disjointed words and sentences. Arthur Seligman seems to have had an accident but did he run over a little boy or not?... See full summary »

Writers: Eric Assous, Tonino Benacquista, Richard Berry | Director: Richard Berry | Stars: José Garcia, Marion Cotillard, Michel Duchaussoy, Bernard Le Coq

34. The Terminal Man (1974)

PG | 107 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.8
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Hoping to cure his violent seizures, a man agrees to a series of experimental microcomputers inserted into his brain but inadvertently discovers that violence now triggers a pleasurable response his brain.

Writers: Michael Crichton, Mike Hodges | Director: Mike Hodges | Stars: George Segal, Joan Hackett, Richard Dysart, Donald Moffat

35. Man with the Screaming Brain (2005)

90 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

5.6
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The brains of a Russian taxi driver and a wealthy businessman are brought together in one body by a mad scientist.

Writers: Bruce Campbell, David M. Goodman, Sam Raimi | Director: Bruce Campbell | Stars: Bruce Campbell, Tamara Gorski, Ted Raimi, Antoinette Byron

36. The Union (2011)

Documentary

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A look at the making of Elton John and Leon Russell's collaborative album, "The Union," produced by T-Bone Burnett.

Director: Cameron Crowe | Stars: T Bone Burnett, Elton John, Bill Maxwell, Leon Russell

37. Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed (1969)

M | 101 min | Horror, Drama, Sci-Fi

6.9
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Baron Frankenstein is once again working with illegal medical experiments. Together with a young doctor, Karl and his fiancée Anna, they kidnap the mentally sick Dr. Brandt, to perform the ... See full summary »

Writers: Bert Batt, Anthony Nelson Keys | Director: Terence Fisher | Stars: Peter Cushing, Veronica Carlson, Freddie Jones, Simon Ward

38. Traces of Death (1993 Video)

Unrated | 78 min | Documentary, Horror

4.3
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This successor to "Faces of Death" collection is a collection of archive film and borrowed stock footage. In its opening you see the death of a woman named Maritza Martin, who was gunned ... See full summary »

Writer: Damon Fox | Stars: Damon Fox, Maritza Martin Munoz, Emilio Nunez, James Vance

39. The Frozen Dead (1966)

Unrated | 95 min | Sci-Fi, Horror

5.3
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A crazed scientist keeps the heads of Nazi war criminals alive until he can find appropriate bodies on which to attach them so he can revive the Third Reich.

Writer: Herbert J. Leder | Director: Herbert J. Leder | Stars: Dana Andrews, Anna Palk, Philip Gilbert, Kathleen Breck

40. The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1962)

Approved | 82 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

4.0
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A doctor experimenting with transplant techniques keeps his girlfriend's head alive when she is decapitated in a car crash, then goes hunting for a new body.

Writers: Rex Carlton, Joseph Green | Director: Joseph Green | Stars: Jason Evers, Virginia Leith, Anthony La Penna, Adele Lamont

41. The Black Sleep (1956)

Unrated | 82 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

6.0
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Sir Joel Cadman, a mad scientist, kidnaps his victims and cuts open their brains in an effort to discover a means to cure his wife's brain tumor.

Writers: Gerald Drayson Adams, John C. Higgins | Director: Reginald Le Borg | Stars: Basil Rathbone, Akim Tamiroff, Lon Chaney Jr., John Carradine

42. The Death of Mr. Lazarescu (2005)

R | 150 min | Drama

7.9
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84 Metascore

Mr. Lazarescu, a 63 year old lonely man feels sick and calls the ambulance. When it arrives, the paramedic decides he should take him to the hospital but once there they decide to send him ... See full summary »

Writers: Cristi Puiu, Razvan Radulescu | Director: Cristi Puiu | Stars: Ion Fiscuteanu, Luminita Gheorghiu, Doru Ana, Dorian Boguta

43. Dr. Kildare's Strange Case (1940)

Approved | 77 min | Crime, Drama

6.1
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Young Dr. Kildare tries to help an unlucky brain surgeon and his seemingly insane patient.

Writers: Max Brand, Willis Goldbeck, Harry Ruskin | Director: Harold S. Bucquet | Stars: Lew Ayres, Lionel Barrymore, Laraine Day, Shepperd Strudwick

44. The Sender (1982)

R | 91 min | Horror, Thriller

6.1
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A disturbed telepathic man is able to transmit his dreams and visions into the minds of the people around him.

Writer: Thomas Baum | Director: Roger Christian | Stars: Kathryn Harrold, Zeljko Ivanek, Shirley Knight, Paul Freeman

45. Dawn Anna (2005 TV Movie)

88 min | Drama

7.0
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The true story of a single mom who overcomes many of life's obstacles.

Writers: Robert Munic, Arliss Howard, James Howard | Director: Arliss Howard | Stars: Debra Winger, Alex Van, Sam Howard, Stephen Warner

46. My Year Without Sex (2009)

96 min | Comedy, Drama

5.8
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A tender story from Australia highlights the realistic ups and downs of an Australian family in the year following a parent's emergency medical procedure.

Writer: Sarah Watt | Director: Sarah Watt | Stars: Portia Bradley, Jonathan Segat, Sacha Horler, Matt Day

47. The Attic Expeditions (2001)

R | 100 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

5.1
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Trevor is a young man who has been sentenced to a long stay in a mental hospital after brutally killing his girlfriend. However, the longer Trevor is in stir, the more he wonders if the ... See full summary »

Writer: Rogan Russell Marshall | Director: Jeremy Kasten | Stars: Andras Jones, Seth Green, Jeffrey Combs, Wendy Robie

48. The Sylvian Experiments (2010)

R | 94 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

5.2
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Dr. Hattori and her husband watch footage of brain surgery experiments with Manchurian, Russian and Japanese guinea pigs that had been found in the basement of a wrecked hospital. Out of ... See full summary »

Writer: Hiroshi Takahashi | Director: Hiroshi Takahashi | Stars: Yôko Chôsokabe, Mina Fujii, Momoko Hatano, Tomohiro Kaku

49. Armaan (2003)

158 min | Drama, Family, Romance

5.4
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Dr. Siddharth Sinha is a dedicated selfless doctor who dreams of building a state-of-the-art hospital with all the modern instruments and amenities for patient care . His foster son Akash ... See full summary »

Writers: Javed Akhtar, Honey Irani | Director: Honey Irani | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Anil Kapoor, Preity Zinta, Gracy Singh

50. Death Warmed Over (1984)

85 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

4.0
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A kid is hypnotized by a scientist to kill his parents and ends in a mental institution. As a grown up he returns to seek revenge over the scientist.

Writers: David Blyth, Michael Heath | Director: David Blyth | Stars: Michael Hurst, Margaret Umbers, William Upjohn, Norelle Scott