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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
Hell in Korea (1956)
Drama | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 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
Blind Spot (1958)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A blind American Army officer becomes involved in a murder mystery and solves it after regaining his sight.

Director: Peter Maxwell
Stars: Robert MacKenzie, Delphi Lawrence, Gordon Jackson
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 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
Drama | Thriller | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

This movie is based on a true story as written in A.P. Scotland's autobiography "The London Cage". The plot has greatly exaggerated the actual events of A.P. Scotland's experiences, including the addition of a fictional love interest.

Director: André De Toth
Stars: Jack Hawkins, Gia Scala, Erik Schumann
Gambit (1966)
Comedy | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An English cat burglar needs a Eurasian dancer's help to pull off the perfect heist, but even the most foolproof schemes have a way of backfiring.

Director: Ronald Neame
Stars: Shirley MacLaine, Michael Caine, Herbert Lom
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
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A British agent is sent to Berlin to receive a Communist defector, but the true situation turns out to be rather more complicated.

Director: Guy Hamilton
Stars: Michael Caine, Oskar Homolka, Paul Hubschmid
The Wrong Box (1966)
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

In Victorian England, a fortune now depends on which of two brothers outlives the other... or can be made to have seemed to do so!

Director: Bryan Forbes
Stars: John Mills, Michael Caine, Ralph Richardson
Certificate: GP Action | War | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A reluctant hero, American Lt. Sam Lawson, is secunded to a motley British unit tasked with destroying a Japanese radio on a Philippine island.

Director: Robert Aldrich
Stars: Michael Caine, Cliff Robertson, Ian Bannen
War | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A German agent in Libya is allowed to get back to Rommel with false information.

Director: John Llewellyn Moxey
Stars: James Robertson Justice, Adrian Hoven, Niall MacGinnis
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A small band of British soldiers is sent on a mission to hold up a German advance.

Director: Michael Carreras
Stars: Leo Genn, Kieron Moore, Michael Medwin
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Series cast summary:
Edward Chapman ...
 Mr. Brakewell (6 episodes, 1956-1957)
William Lucas ...
 Charlton Bradbury (6 episodes, 1956-1957)
Gene Anderson ...
 Clare Pinnock (6 episodes, 1956-1957)
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 Major Trump (6 episodes, 1956-1957)
Wolfe Morris ...
 Monks (6 episodes, 1956-1957)
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 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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