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Hell in Korea (1956)
Drama | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

In 1951 during the Korean War retreat a small British re-con group is surrounded by Chinese troops and holds out in a lonely temple atop a hill.

Director: Julian Amyes
Stars: Stephen Boyd, Ronald Lewis, George Baker
Crime | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The impoverished Clitterburn family live on a grand English estate but times are hard and the head of the household, Sir Henry, seizes upon news of the impending arrival of their rich ... See full summary »

Directors: Nigel Patrick, Max Varnel
Stars: Nigel Patrick, Charles Coburn, Wendy Hiller
The Key (1958)
Drama | Romance | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

During World War II, tug boats conduct what are called salvage missions - picking up disabled ships. Not well equipped with weaponry, the tugs are sitting ducks for enemy fire. As such, the... See full summary »

Director: Carol Reed
Stars: William Holden, Sophia Loren, Trevor Howard
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

In London, a counter espionage agent deals with his own bureaucracy while investigating the kidnapping and brainwashing of British scientists.

Director: Sidney J. Furie
Stars: Michael Caine, Nigel Green, Guy Doleman
Jack the Ripper (TV Series 1988)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A Scotland Yard police inspector, battling the booze, investigates the Jack the Ripper murders and discovers a conspiracy that leads all the way up to the queen.

Stars: Michael Caine, Armand Assante, Ray McAnally
Alfie (1966)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An unrepentant ladies' man gradually begins to understand the consequences of his lifestyle.

Director: Lewis Gilbert
Stars: Michael Caine, Shelley Winters, Millicent Martin
Zulu (1964)
Drama | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Outnumbered British soldiers do battle with Zulu warriors at Rorke's Drift.

Director: Cy Endfield
Stars: Stanley Baker, Jack Hawkins, Ulla Jacobsson
Comedy | Crime

Three retirees plan a bank heist.

Director: Zach Braff
Stars: Morgan Freeman, Joey King, Michael Caine
Escape (TV Series 1957)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Stars: Aidan Crawley, Ian Ainsley, John Nettleton
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Battle-axe Emma Hornett dominates her hen-pecked husband Henry, his meek sister Edie and daughter Shirley. Shirley is to marry young sailor Albert,raised in an orphanage,and he and best man... See full summary »

Director: Gordon Parry
Stars: Peggy Mount, Shirley Eaton, Ronald Lewis
Blood Money (TV Movie 1957)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

"Mountain" McClintock is over the hill as a boxer, but his corrupt manager keeps putting him back in the ring.

Director: Ralph Nelson
Stars: Michael Caine, Sean Connery, Jacqueline Hill
Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Feature writer Ray Savage is assigned to uncover the facts leading to the sudden death of Jayne Hayle. His investigations expose an intricate web of crimes and characters involved in a kidnapping, murder and counterfeiting.

Director: Ernest Morris
Stars: Dermot Walsh, Hazel Court, Jennifer Jayne
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Edward Chapman ...
 Mr. Brakewell (6 episodes, 1956-1957)
William Lucas ...
 Charlton Bradbury (6 episodes, 1956-1957)
Gene Anderson ...
 Clare Pinnock (6 episodes, 1956-1957)
Ballard Berkeley ...
 Major Trump (6 episodes, 1956-1957)
Wolfe Morris ...
 Monks (6 episodes, 1956-1957)
Ronald Adam ...
 Asst. Commissioner Relf (5 episodes, 1956-1957)
Sidney James ...
 Abbie (5 episodes, 1956-1957)
Russell Waters ...
 Chief Insp. Evans / ... (5 episodes, 1956-1957)
Patrick Westwood ...
 M. Bernard (5 episodes, 1956-1957)
Alan Robinson ...
 Supt. Haxtell (5 episodes, 1956)
Myrtle Reed ...
 Paula (4 episodes, 1956)
Roy Hepworth ...
 Mr. Clements (3 episodes, 1956-1957)
Anne McGrath ...
 Mabel (3 episodes, 1956)
John Miller ...
 Mr. Card (3 episodes, 1956)
Brian Peck ...
 Herbert (3 episodes, 1956)
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