28 titles.

Sort by: MOVIEmeter▲ | A-Z | User Rating | Num Votes | US Box Office | Runtime | Year | US Release Date
1. Treasure Island (1950) Treasure Island (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Enchanted by the idea of locating treasure buried by Captain Flint, Squire Trelawney, Dr. Livesey and... Dir: Byron Haskin With: Bobby Driscoll, Robert Newton, Basil Sydney Adventure | Family 96 mins.
2. Great Expectations (1946) Great Expectations (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor. Dir: David Lean With: John Mills, Valerie Hobson, Tony Wager Drama | Romance 118 mins.
3. Stairway to Heaven (1946) Stairway to Heaven (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A British wartime aviator who cheats death must argue for his life before a celestial court. Dir: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger With: David Niven, Kim Hunter, Robert Coote Drama | Fantasy | Romance | War 104 mins.
4. The Gentle Sex (1943) The Gentle Sex (1943)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
This film tells the stories of seven 'gentle' British girls who decide to "do their bit" and help out during World War II. Dir: Leslie Howard With: Joan Gates, Jean Gillie, Joan Greenwood Comedy | Drama | Romance | War 92 mins.
5. The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp (1943) The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp (1943)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
From the Boer War through World War II, a soldier rises through the ranks in the British military. Dir: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger With: Roger Livesey, Deborah Kerr, Anton Walbrook Drama | Romance | War 163 mins.
6. In Which We Serve (1942) In Which We Serve (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
This "story of a ship," the British destroyer HMS Torrin, is told in flash backs by survivors as they cling to a life raft. Dir: Noel Coward, David Lean With: Noel Coward, John Mills, Derek Elphinstone Drama | War 114 mins.
7. Blithe Spirit (1945) Blithe Spirit (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Adapted from a play by Noel Coward, Charles and his second wife Ruth, are haunted by the ghost of his first wife, Elvira. Medium Madame Arcati tries to help things out by contacting the ghost. Dir: David Lean With: Rex Harrison, Constance Cummings, Kay Hammond Comedy | Fantasy 96 mins.
8. 49th Parallel (1941) 49th Parallel (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A WW2 U-boat crew is stranded in northern Canada. To avoid internment, they must make their way to the border and get into the still-neutral USA. Dir: Michael Powell With: Leslie Howard, Laurence Olivier, Richard George Drama | War | Thriller 123 mins.
9. The Saint's Vacation (1941) The Saint's Vacation (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
While on vacation, the Saint discovers a much-sought-after music box. Dir: Leslie Fenton With: Hugh Sinclair, Sally Gray, Arthur Macrae Crime | Drama | Mystery 61 mins.
10. This Happy Breed (1944) This Happy Breed (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Noel Coward's attempt to show how the ordinary people lived between the wars. Just after WWI the Gibbons family moves to a nice house in the suburbs... Dir: David Lean With: Robert Newton, Celia Johnson, Amy Veness Comedy | Drama 114 mins.
11. Gaslight (1940) Gaslight (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Twenty years after the murder of Alice Barlow, her house is finally occupied again. However, the husband of the couple who have moved in has a secret which he will do anything to keep hidden. Dir: Thorold Dickinson With: Anton Walbrook, Diana Wynyard, Frank Pettingell Mystery | Thriller 84 mins.
12. The Promoter (1952) The Promoter (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A charming and ambitious young man finds many ways to raise himself through the ranks in business and social standing- some honest... Dir: Ronald Neame With: Alec Guinness, Glynis Johns, Valerie Hobson Comedy 85 mins.
13. Odd Man Out (1947) Odd Man Out (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A wounded Irish nationalist leader attempts to evade police following a failed robbery. Action takes place in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Dir: Carol Reed With: James Mason, Robert Newton, Cyril Cusack Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 116 mins.
14. The October Man (1947) The October Man (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Jim Ackland, who suffers from a head injury sustained in a bus crash, is the chief suspect in a murder hunt... Dir: Roy Ward Baker With: John Mills, Joan Greenwood, Edward Chapman Mystery 110 mins.
15. Spitfire (1942) Spitfire (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
By the late 1920's aircraft designer R.J. Mitchell feels he has achieved all he wants with his revolutionary mono-planes winning trophy after trophy... Dir: Leslie Howard With: Leslie Howard, David Niven, Rosamund John Biography | Drama | War 118 mins.
16. Johnny in the Clouds (1945) Johnny in the Clouds (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Life on a British bomber base, and the surrounding towns, from the opening days of the Battle of Britain... Dir: Anthony Asquith With: Michael Redgrave, John Mills, Rosamund John Drama | Romance | War 109 mins.
17. A.J. Cronin's Hatter's Castle (1942) A.J. Cronin's Hatter's Castle (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Dir: Lance Comfort With: Robert Newton, Deborah Kerr, James Mason Drama 102 mins.
18. Hungry Hill (1947) Hungry Hill (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Story of a feud that has gone on between two Irish families for more than 50 years. Dir: Brian Desmond Hurst With: Margaret Lockwood, Dennis Price, Cecil Parker Drama 92 mins.
19. Suicide Squadron (1941) Suicide Squadron (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
During World War II, an American newswoman falls for a Polish piano virtuoso...who wants to go back and fight. Dir: Brian Desmond Hurst With: Anton Walbrook, Sally Gray, Derrick De Marney Drama | Romance | War 94 mins.
20. Secret Mission (1942) Secret Mission (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
In this World War II suspense thriller, three British spies and a French resistance fighter sneak into occupied France to gather infor- mation about the German forces for a planned invasion. Dir: Harold French With: Hugh Williams, James Mason, Carla Lehmann Drama | War 94 mins.
21. Yellow Canary (1943) Yellow Canary (1943)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
In 1940 Sally Maitland is forced to leave England, ostracised as a Nazi sympathiser by everyone including her well-to-do family... Dir: Herbert Wilcox With: Anna Neagle, Richard Greene, Nova Pilbeam Drama | Thriller 95 mins.
22. Thunder Rock (1942) Thunder Rock (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A cynical, embittered newspaperman is tormented, then inspired, by visions he keeps having of people who have drowned. Dir: Roy Boulting With: Michael Redgrave, James Mason, Barbara Mullen Drama | Fantasy | War 112 mins.
23. The Perfect Woman (1949) The Perfect Woman (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
In need of cash, Roger Cavendish and his valet take a job escorting the perfect woman for a night on the town... Dir: Bernard Knowles With: Patricia Roc, Stanley Holloway, Nigel Patrick Comedy | Sci-Fi 89 mins.
24. Hotel Reserve (1944) Hotel Reserve (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A hunt for a spy, in an hotel in the South of France just before World War Two. Dir: Lance Comfort, Mutz Greenbaum With: James Mason, Lucie Mannheim, Raymond Lovell Thriller 90 mins.
25. Diamond City (1949) Diamond City (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Set in the diamond fields of South Africa, Stafford Parker is a lawman trying to maintain a semblance of law and order in the "Wild South". Dir: David MacDonald With: David Farrar, Honor Blackman, Diana Dors Drama | Adventure 90 mins.
26. Fame Is the Spur (1947) Fame Is the Spur (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A British politician finds that his intense liberal views become more conservative with his rise to power. Dir: Roy Boulting With: Michael Redgrave, Rosamund John, Bernard Miles Drama 116 mins.
27. Ten Days in Paris (1940) Ten Days in Paris (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Dir: Tim Whelan With: Rex Harrison, Kaaren Verne, C.V. France Drama 82 mins.
28. Wings and the Woman (1942) Wings and the Woman (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
The story of flyer Amy Johnson who won the hearts of the British public in the 1930s with her record-breaking solo flights around the world... Dir: Herbert Wilcox With: Anna Neagle, Robert Newton, Edward Chapman Drama 103 mins.
28 titles.