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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
Pulp (1972)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A seedy writer of sleazy pulp novels is recruited by a quirky, reclusive ex-actor to help him write his biography at his house in Malta.

Director: Mike Hodges
Stars: Michael Caine, Mickey Rooney, Lionel Stander
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
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A former British spy stumbles into in a plot to overthrow Communism with the help of a supercomputer. But who is working for whom?

Director: Ken Russell
Stars: Michael Caine, Karl Malden, Ed Begley
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
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
The Island (1980)
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

In New York, the journalist Blair Maynard convinces his editor to travel to Florida to investigate the mysterious disappearance of ships in the Bermuda's Triangle area. Maynard is divorced ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Ritchie
Stars: Michael Caine, David Warner, Angela Punch McGregor
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
Play Dirty (1969)
Adventure | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

During the Desert War in North Africa, a group of British commandos disguised in Italian soldiers must travel behind enemy lines and destroy a vital Nazi oil depot.

Director: André De Toth
Stars: Michael Caine, Nigel Davenport, Nigel Green
Room 43 (1958)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Cabdriver Constantine falls for French girl mixed up with white slave ring, eventually helps to liberate her.

Director: Alvin Rakoff
Stars: Diana Dors, Herbert Lom, Eddie Constantine
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
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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)
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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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