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1940’s Great British Movies Collection (4 Films) DVD

Boxset of four classic films from the 1940s. 'Sleeping Car to Trieste' (1948) stars Jean Kent and Albert Lieven. Set on board the Orient Express the film follows the story of a man named Charles Poole (Alan Wheatley) who has stolen an important political diary and is being pursued by two different people who want it back.'It's Not Cricket' (1949) stars Basil Radford as Major Bright and Naunton Wayne as Captain Early - detectives who h..

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A Christmas Carol / Miracle On 34th Street / The Sound Of Music / Chitty Chitty Bang Bang DVD

The Sound Of Music: Share the magical, heartwarming true-life story that has become the most popular family film of all time - Rodgers & Hammerstein's, The Sound Of Music. Julie Andrews lights up the screen as Maria, the spirited young woman who leaves the convent to become governess to the seven children of Captain von Trapp, an autocratic widower whose strict household rules leave no room for music and merriment. Winner of five Academ..

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A Foreign Affair Blu-Ray

From the inimitable Billy Wilder (Double Indemnity, The Lost Weekend) comes this classic comedy that mixes romance with hard-boiled wit in a story about stiff-necked Iowa congresswoman Phoebe Frost (Jean Arthur – Shane) mired in jaded post-war Berlin. As she investigates the morale of American troops, Phoebe is cynically wooed by fellow Iowan Captain John Pringle (John Lund), who is trying to cover up his affair with Nazi-tainted cha..

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A Man About The House Blu-Ray

Creator of some of Gainsborough Pictures' best-known melodramas. Leslie Arliss was well chosen to helm this atmospheric thriller, made in 1947. Boasting cinematography by Oscar winner Georges Perinal and an early film role for Kieron Moore. A Man About the House is adapted from the novel of the same name by noted English writer and composer Francis Brett Young. It is featured here in a brand-new High-Definition transfer from the origina..

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A Man About The House DVD

Leslie Arliss directs this classic British drama starring Kieron Moore and Dulcie Gray. The film follows Ellen (Gray) and Agnes (Margaret Johnston), two sisters who travel to Italy to stake their claim on some property they have inherited. When they arrive, they meet the caretaker Salvatore (Moore), whose family once owned the villa in question. Charmed by Salvatore, it isn't long before Agnes falls in love with him, but does he have ot..

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A Matter Of Life & Death Blu-Ray

Powell And Pressburger are at their most imaginative - and controversial - in this film, starring David Niven. Squadron Leader Peter Carter (David Niven) is alone in a blazing plane. As he prepares himself for death he confides his innermost secrets to a radio operator. After jumping out of the plane he miraculously survives, meets the woman he spoke to and they fall in love.Although he appears to be unhurt, he has in fact suffered se..

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A Matter Of Life And Death DVD

Classic fantasy from Powell and Pressburger in which an RAF pilot must argue for his life in a celestial trial after a mix-up sees him survive a fall from his plane. When Peter Carter (David Niven)'s plane is struck on his way back to England from a bombing mission and his parachute destroyed, he prepares himself for death. Incredibly, however, he awakes safely on the ground the next day. It turns out that the emissary sent from Heaven ..

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A Matter of Life And Death Steelbook Blu-Ray

It's night over Europe, the night of 2nd of May 1945: A crippled Lancaster Bomber struggles home across the English Channel. All the crew are dead save for the young pilot desperately scanning the radio for signs of life. His prayers are answered, June (Kim Hunter), a young radio operator, picks up his signal, and in the final moments of the young flyer's life, a special bond is formed. The next morning, washed up on an English beach, S..

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A Rainy Afternoon At The Flicks Collection Volume 2 DVD

Collection of films from the 1940s, '50s and '60s, also featuring short features and adverts from the time.In 'Shadow of Fear' (1963) Bill (Paul Maxwell), an American returning home from Baghdad, becomes embroiled in a secret service assignment that goes awry and is forced to flee to the south coast of Britain with his girlfriend.In 'Identity Unknown' (1960), following an aeroplane accident two reporters sent to cover the incident f..

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A Run for Your Money Blu-Ray

Alec Guinness, Donald Houston, Moira Lister and Hugh Griffith star in this classic piece of BAFTA-nominated Welsh whimsy from Ealing Studios. Made during their golden, post-war period, A Run for Your Money was directed by Charles Frend and is presented here as a brand-new High Definition transfer from original film elements in its original theatrical aspect ratio.Dai Number 9 and his friend Twm win a newspaper contest: £100 each and a..

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A Run for Your Money DVD

Alec Guinness, Donald Houston, Moira Lister and Hugh Griffith star in this classic piece of BAFTA-nominated Welsh whimsy from Ealing Studios. Made during their golden, post-war period, A Run for Your Money was directed by Charles Frend and is presented here as a brand-new High Definition transfer from original film elements in its original theatrical aspect ratio.Dai Number 9 and his friend Twm win a newspaper contest: £100 each and a..

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A Tree Grows In Brooklyn Blu-Ray

Director Elia Kazan's first film, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn shows that the filmmaker's great empathy for his characters was already quite evident at this early juncture, and this endures as one of the most moving Hollywood dramas of the 1940s. Based on Betty Smith's novel – a bestseller in the U.S. but also one of the most popular books among American soldiers overseas in WWII – Kazan's debut is a sensitive, masterful adaptation. Set amo..

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A Womans Vengeance DVD

Country squire, Henry Maurier (Charles Boyer), is regarded as a saint for putting up with his neurotic, invalid wife Emily (Rachel Kempson). But when Emily's brother visits them with his voluptuous mistress, Doris (Ann Blyth), the ageing squire falls instantly in love with the young temptress. That very night Emily dies suddenly of chronic heart disease, and Henry is left free to seduce and later marry Doris - much to the annoyance of t..

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Abbott & Costello - Africa Screams DVD

Abbott and Costello pass themselves off as safari hunters and unwittingly get caught up in a web of diamond thieves. Destination: the jungle of Africa, where the inept duo keeps everyone running around in circles. Throw in a lovelorn gorilla, a few crocodiles and some restless natives and you have one seriously misguided jungle adventure for the whole family...

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Abbott & Costello - Buck Privates / One Night In The Tropics DVD

Buck Privates: Abbott and Costello turn the U.S. Army upside down in this hilarious World War II comedy. They portray two dim-witted salesman who accidentally enlist in the Army to avoid getting arrested. Bud and Lou go through many of their now classic routines, meeting president Roosevelt himself. Made on a shoestring, Buck Privates became a box office smash, securing Abbott and Costello's spot as America's leading comedy team.One n..

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Abbott & Costello - Buck Privates Blu-Ray

Comedy legends Burt Abbot and Lou Costello cemented their place in film history with the hilarious wartime comedy classic Buck Privates. After spending years on stage in burlesque and on radio perfecting classic routines such as "Who's on First?" the duo transitioned to motion pictures at Universal in 1940. In their first leading roles, Bud and Lou play con artists who accidentally enlist in the U.S. Army to avoid going to jail. Making ..

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Abbott & Costello - Buck Privates Come Home / Comin Round The Mountain DVD

Buck Privates Come Home: Bud and Lou return to civilian life in this hysterical slapstick adventure film. Slicker Smith and Herbie Brown are caught with Evey (Beverly Simmons), a young stowaway, on board their returning ship by Sgt. Collins (Nat Pendleton). Evading arrest and deciding they need to find someone to adopt Eve, the threesome go in search of Evey's "Aunt" Sylvia (Joan Fulton). Sylvia's fiance is a car racer trying to win an..

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Abbott & Costello - Jack And The Beanstalk / Africa Screams DVD

Jack And The Beanstalk: This classic fairy tale gets the full Abbott and Costello treatment, as the zany duo take on a babysitting job. Jack (Lou Costello) starts reading 'Jack and the beanstalk' to a youngster he is looking after but can't pronounce the big workds. The boy soon takes over the reading duties. Jack soon falls asleep and is transported to a magical world. Jack trades his cow to the village butcher (Bud Abbott) for five ma..

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Abbott & Costello - Meet Frankenstein Blu-Ray

Comedy meets horror when Bud Abbott and Lou Costello encounter Universal’s classic monsters in the frightfully funny Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein. The world of baggage handlers Chick Young (Abbott) and Wilbur Grey (Costello) is turned upside down when they receive the remains of Dracula (Bela Lugosi) and Frankenstein’s Monster (Glenn Strange) bound for the House of Horrors museum. When Dracula and Frankenstein’s Monster escape,..

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Adams Rib DVD

Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy star as a married prosecutor and defense attorney assigned to the same case in this compelling courtroom battle of the sexes. Judy Holliday co-stars...

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Aerial Gunner DVD

Drama about rivalry and comradeship in World War Two. Upon returning to base after a mission, Lieutenant Davis (Richard Arlen) finds that his crew are either missing or dead. In order to unveil the reason behind this failure, Davis recounts the mission in a series of flashbacks which reveal his aerial gunner Sgt 'Foxy' Pattis (Chester Morris) as his adversary...

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Against The Wind DVD

Ealing Studios' output from the 1940s and 1950s helped define what was arguably the golden age for British cinema. Against The Wind, released in 1948, comes from this legendary studio. Starring Robert Beatty, Jack Warner and Simone Signoret, it is the story of a diverse group of people from very different backgrounds, who were brought together in one of the strangest enterprises of the war. Sabotage was their job; sabotage organised fro..

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Alfred Hitchcock - Lifeboat Blu-Ray + DVD

Based on an unpublished novella by John Steinbeck (written on commission expressly to provide treatment material for Hitchcock’s screen scenario), Lifeboat found the Master of Suspense navigating a course of maximal tension – in the most minimal of settings – with a consistently inventive, beautifully paced drama that would foreshadow the single-set experiments of Rope and Dial M for Murder. The Masters of Cinema Series is proud to pres..

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Alfred Hitchcock - Saboteur Blu-Ray

Alfred Hitchcock's exciting 1942 wartime thriller stars Robert Cummings as a Los Angeles aircraft factory worker who witnesses his plant's firebombing by a Nazi agent. During the deadly explosion, Cumming's best friend is killed and he, himself, is wrongly accused of sabotage. To clear his name, Cummings begins a relentless cross-country chase that takes him from Boulder Dam to New York's Radio City Music Hall, and finally, to a harrowi..

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Alfred Hitchcock - Saboteur DVD

Alfred Hitchcock's exciting 1942 wartime thriller stars Robert Cummings as a Los Angeles aircraft factory worker who witnesses his plant's firebombing by a Nazi agent. During the deadly explosion, Cumming's best friend is killed and he, himself, is wrongly accused of sabotage. To clear his name, Cummings begins a relentless cross-country chase that takes him from Boulder Dam to New York's Radio City Music Hall, and finally, to a harrowi..

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Alfred Hitchcock - Shadow Of A Doubt DVD

Hitchcock thriller. Young 'Charlie' Newton (Teresa Wright) longs for something exciting to happen to brighten her dull existence in Santa Rosa with parents Joseph (Henry Travers) and Emma (Patricia Collinge). The arrival of her Uncle Charlie (Joseph Cotten) seems to be just what she needs: urbane, witty and charming, the elder Charlie has announced that he wishes to quit New York to spend some time with his family. Uncle Charlie soon ma..

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All Over The Town DVD

Nat Hearn (Norman Wooland) returns from serving in the RAF in World War 2 to his seaside home to find his job at the local paper has been taken by Sally (Sarah Churchill). As Nat is reinstated Sally decides to stay on as his assistant and a romance develops. On the death of the newspaper owner, Nat is offered a partnership and full editorial control of the newspaper however Sally is less than impressed and their relationship becomes str..

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All The Kings Men DVD

Fresh from America's Deep South, ambitious politician Willie Stark (Broderick Crawford) finds popularity as a reformer, but as his career takes off he gradually becomes corrupted by his newly-acquired power. Based on Robert Penn Warren's novel, which itself was a disguised account of the life and career of Louisiana governor Huey Long, the film won Oscars for Best Picture, Best Actor (Broderick Crawford) and Best Supporting Actress (Mer..

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And Then There Were None DVD

Rene Clair's adaptation of the Agatha Christie classic. Ten people are invited to a distant mansion by a mysterious host. When the host fails to appear, they settle down to dinner and find themselves all accused of murder by a disembodied voice on a gramophone player. Then a guest turns up dead, then another, and another, and as the surviving accused struggle to discover which among their number is responsible for the killings, the corp..

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Angel And The Badman DVD

Gunslinger Quirt Evans (John Wayne) is injured and found by Penelope Worth (Gail Russell) and her father Thomas (John Halloran), a Quaker family with values and a way of living in contrast to Quirt Evans . Quirt and Penelope are drawn to each other, although Quirt has no intention of embracing the Quaker lifestyle. He does, however, intervene to convince a rancher to restore their water supply, even if the family would not have approved..

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Anna Karenina DVD

Vivien Leigh (Gone With the Wind), in her best role since Scarlett O’Hara, is the most tragic adulteress of all – Leo Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina. After falling in love with Alexei Vronsky, a Russian army officer, Anna scandalises Moscow by leaving her husband and child to live with him. But when her forbidden lover’s ardour cools, she finds herself outcast by an unforgiving society and she must make a desperate decision about her own lovel..

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Annie Get Your Gun / Easter Parade / Calamity Jane / High Society / Meet Me In St Louis DVD

Annie Get Your Gun: Betty Hutton (as Annie Oakley) and Howard Keel (as Frank Butler) star in this sharpshootin' funfest - an Oscar winner for adaptation scoring - based on the Broadway smash boasting Irving Berlin's beloved songs, including Doin' What Comes Natur'lly, I Got Lost in His Arms and the anthemic There's No Business like Show Business.Easter Parade: Strolling along 5th Avenue or bumming around as A Couple of Swells, Judy Ga..

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Another Shore Blu-Ray

Ealing tragi-comedy set in post-war Dublin. Robert Beatty stars as Gulliver Sheils, an impoverished young daydreamer who harbours a fantasy of emigrating to Tahiti. To this end, he hatches the ingenious plan of loitering on a particularly dangerous street corner in the hope that he might be able to save a wealthy person from having a traffic accident, the idea being that said person might subsequently offer him a financial reward. Howev..

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Another Shore DVD

Ealing tragi-comedy set in post-war Dublin. Robert Beatty stars as Gulliver Sheils, an impoverished young daydreamer who harbours a fantasy of emigrating to Tahiti. To this end, he hatches the ingenious plan of loitering on a particularly dangerous street corner in the hope that he might be able to save a wealthy person from having a traffic accident, the idea being that said person might subsequently offer him a financial reward. Howev..

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Arabian Nights DVD

1940s adventure in which two brothers become rivals when they fall for the same woman. Kamar (Leif Erikson), brother of Haroun al-Rashid (Jon Hall), the Caliph who rules over Baghdad, encounters circus dancer Scheherazade (Maria Montez) and soon falls for her. With a prophecy predicting that Scheherazade will become queen, Kamar attempts to overthrow Haroun and claim the throne for himself. His plot forces the ruler to go on the run and..

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Arizona DVD

Screen legends Jean Arthur (The Plainsman) and William Holden (The Wild Bunch) star in the epic saga of Phoebe Titus (Arthur), a whip-carrying, rifle-toting hellion who single-handedly transforms a dirt-poor army outpost into Tucson, Arizona, the pride of the American West. When Peter Muncie (Holden) moseys into Tucson, a love-struck Phoebe (Arthur) decides the handsome drifter's just the man to help run her cattle ranch, the largest in..

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Arsenic And Old Lace DVD

Cary Grant and a stellar cast romp through this classic farce based on Joseph Kesselring's 1941 Broadway hit and breezily directed by Frank Capra. Frazzled drama critic Mortimer Brewster (Grant) has two aunts (Josephine Hull and Jean Adair) who ply lonely geezers with poisoned libations, one sociopathic brother (Raymond Massey) who looks like Boris Karloff, one bonkers brother (John Alexander) who thinks he's Teddy Roosevelt, one impati..

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Bad Man Of Deadwood DVD

The town of Deadwood is controlled by the Ripper gang when Gabby's road show, featuring Brett Starr (Roy Rogers) rolls into town. The theft of $35,000 from Gabby prompts he and Brett to steal it back, bringing the pair into direct competition with the Ripper gang...

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Bambi / Bambi 2 Blu-Ray

The forest comes to life with Bambi's two-movie box set.As morning light breaks across the meadow and new life awakens, Bambi's critically acclaimed coming-of-age story begins. And now you can experience all the magic and wonder of Disney's most endearing animated classic with this exciting two-movie collection-including Bambi: Diamond Edition and Bambi 2: Special Edition.BAMBI: The wonder, music and majesty of one of Walt Disney's..

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Bambi / Bambi 2 DVD

The forest comes to life with Bambi's two-movie box set. As morning light breaks across the meadow and new life awakens, Bambi's critically acclaimed coming-of-age story begins. And now you can experience all the magic and wonder of Disney's most endearing animated classic with this exciting two-movie collection - including Bambi and Bambi 2.Bambi: The wonder, music and majesty of one of Walt Disney's greatest triumphs comes alive wit..

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Bambi Blu-Ray

For the first time ever, the wonder, music and majesty of one of Walt Disney's greatest triumphs comes alive in glorious detail through the magic of Blu-ray high definition! Now Bambi, Walt Disney's beloved coming-of-age story, will thrill a new generation of fans with its breathtakingly beautiful animation, soaring music and characters who will touch your heart - Bambi, the wide-eyed fawn, his playful pal Thumper, the loveable skunk Fl..

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Bambi DVD

The wonder, music and majesty of one of Walt Disney's greatest triumphs comes alive with a enhanced digital restoration! Now Bambi, Walt Disney's beloved coming-of-age story, will thrill a new generation of fans with its breathtakingly beautiful animation, soaring music and characters who will touch your heart - Bambi, the wide-eyed fawn, his playful pal Thumper, the loveable skunk Flower and wise Friend Owl. Plus, new bonus features in..

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Bedelia DVD

Bedelia Carrington is living happily, it appears, in Monte Carlo with her husband Charlie Carrington. But a cultivated young artist, Ben Chaney, begins probing into her past with curious concern. Chaney, who is really a detective, learns that Bedelia's obsession for money knows no boundaries, and will kill for it...

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Belle Starr - The Bandit Queen DVD

Despite the official end to the American Civil War, some renegade Southern soldiers refused to surrender and instead engaged in guerrilla war. One such solider was Captain Sam Starr (Randolph Scott), leader of a small band intent on causing as much disruption as possible. When Starr meets the beautiful Belle (Gene Tierney) the two fall in love and form a formidable partnership, united in their hatred of their Yankee foe. When Captain St..

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Beyond Tomorrow (aka Beyond Christmas) DVD

A trio of elderly ghosts try to help two young lovers who they knew when they were alive...

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Bicycle Thieves Blu-Ray

Heralded as the greatest film ever made on release, winning an Oscar in 1949 and topping the Sight & Sound film poll in 1952, De Sica’s seminal work of Italian neorealism has had an impact on cinema worldwide from release to the present day, with filmmakers such as Satyajit Ray and Ken Loach claiming the film as a direct influence on their own.Bicycle Thieves tells the story of Antonio, a long unemployed man who finally finds employme..

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Bicycle Thieves Blu-Ray

Heralded as the greatest film ever made on release, winning an Oscar in 1949 and topping the Sight & Sound film poll in 1952, De Sica's seminal work of Italian neorealism has had an impact on cinema worldwide from release to the present day, with filmmakers such as Satyajit Ray and Ken Loach claiming the film as a direct influence on their own. Bicycle Thieves tells the of Antonio, a long unemployed man who finally finds employment putt..

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Bicycle Thieves DVD

Heralded as the greatest film ever made on release, winning an Oscar in 1949 and topping the Sight & Sound film poll in 1952, De Sica’s seminal work of Italian neorealism has had an impact on cinema worldwide from release to the present day, with filmmakers such as Satyajit Ray and Ken Loach claiming the film as a direct influence on their own.Bicycle Thieves tells the story of Antonio, a long unemployed man who finally finds employme..

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Billy The Kid - Trapped DVD

Busted out of jail by a gang of murderers, Billy The Kids (Crabbe) and his sidekicks soon find themselves being framed for other robberies and murders being committed by the other gang. In order to clear their names, Billy and his boys must track the miscreants down.....

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Black Angel Blu-Ray

Roy William Neill directs and co-produces this 1940s film noir starring Dan Duryea and Peter Lorre. When singer Mavis Marlowe (Constance Dowling) is murdered in her apartment, several men in her life become immediate suspects; her alcoholic ex-husband Martin (Duryea), nightclub owner Marko (Lorre) and Kirk Bennett (John Phillips) - with whom she was having an affair - are all persons of interest. When Bennett is convicted of the murder,..

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Black Dragons DVD

Prior to the Second War II Japan's fiendish Black Dragon Society is hatching an evil plot with the Nazis. They instruct a brilliant scientist, Dr. Melcher, to travel to Japan on a secret mission. There he operates on six Japanese conspirators, transforming them to resemble six American leaders. The actual leaders are murdered and replaced with their likeness and Dr. Melcher is condemned to a lifetime of imprisonment so the secret may di..

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Black Friday DVD

Mild-mannered College professor George Kingsley (Stanley Ridges) is caught in a bloody gangster shoot out and is gravely injured. Kingsley's close friend Dr. Ernest Sovac (Boris Karloff) performs an emergency operation replacing the damaged section of Kingsley's brain with that of injured gangster Red Cannon (Bela Lugosi). But while the operation is a success, Kingsley experiences disastrous 'Jekyll and Hyde' side effects, occasionally ..

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Black Narcissus Blu-Ray

An award-winning, tense, psychological drama, Black Narcissus was written, produced and directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, two of the most influential and acclaimed film-makers of all time. Sumptuously shot in Technicolor by Oscar-winning cinematographer Jack Cardiff and showcasing a career-defining performance from Deborah Kerr, Black Narcissus is featured here in a High Definition transfer made from original film eleme..

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Black Narcissus DVD

A Story to Storm Your Heart! Drama at the top of the world...where winds of the exotic past sweep men and women to strange and fascinating adventure... Sister Clodagh (Deborah Kerr) leads a group of Anglican nuns to a remote Himalayan range of mountains, there to set up a mission in an abandoned harem. This is her first position of authority and she finds both her physical and her spiritual limits being taxed as she has to maintain orde..

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Blithe Spirit DVD

David Lean's classic screen version of Noel Coward's much-loved supernatural comedy. Rex Harrison plays novelist Charles Condomine who is plagued by the ghost of his sexy first wife Elvira (Kay Hammond). Second wife Ruth (Constance Cummings) doesn't believe him and brings in eccentric medium madam Arcati (A hilarious performance by Margaret Rutherford) to get proof...

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Blithe Spirit DVD

David Lean's classic screen version of Noel Coward's much-loved supernatural comedy. Rex Harrison plays novelist Charles Condomine who is plagued by the ghost of his sexy first wife Elvira (Kay Hammond). Second wife Ruth (Constance Cummings) doesn't believe him and brings in eccentric medium madam Arcati (A hilarious performance by Margaret Rutherford) to get proof. Lean and Coward's third screen collaboration (after In Which We Serve A..

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Bogart - The Maltese Falcon / Casablanca / The Big Sleep / Key Largo DVD

The Maltese Falcon: Bogart's carrer breakthrough and John Huston's directorial debut! P.I. Sam Spade (Bogart) follows a trail of murder and high-living low-lifes to a coveted "dingus" - the falcon statuette.Casablanca: The forever classic of love lost, renewed and sacrificed, with Bogart's cynical Rick becoming the all-time archetype for romantic heroes. They'll play this one for as long as time goes by!The Big Sleep: In this unequa..

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Bond Street DVD

Gordon Parry directs this British drama starring Jean Kent, Roland Young and Kathleen Harrison. The film revolves around the wedding of Julia Chester-Barratt (Hazel Court) and Frank Moody (Robert Flemyng) and tells the story behind the bride's dress, veil, pearls and flowers which were all acquired in London's Bond Street...

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Bonnie Prince Charlie DVD

1744. Prince Charles Stuart returns to Scotland to lead the Scottish armies in a fight to gain independence from Britain. But King George II is determined to crush the rebellion and sends the ruthless Duke of Cumberland to stop “Bonnie” Prince Charlie and his committed band of Scottish patriots in their tracks. David Niven is at his most noble and dashing as the eponymous Prince Charles in this lavish historical extravaganza. With cinem..

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Boomerang Blu-Ray + DVD

One of the early films by Method Actor's director Elia Kazan (A Streetcar Named Desire, On the Waterfront), Boomerang! also marked one of the early American Hollywood entries into the Cannes Film Festival in 1947. Kazan's impactful noir drama stars a cast of stalwarts of the '40s and '50s hard-boiled streak and his own oeuvre, including Dana Andrews, Lee J. Cobb, Jane Wyatt, Arthur Kennedy, and Karl Malden. When the murder of a priest r..

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Boys In Brown DVD

Young petty crook Jackie Knowles (Richard Attenborough) is arrested for his role as getaway driver in a botched robbery. As Knowles is already on probation for an earlier crime, he is sentenced to three years in Borstal. Jackie intends to keep his head down and serve his time but soon falls in with a crowd that plan to escape. Scheming Alfie Rawlins (Dirk Bogarde) see's Jackie's innocent charm as integral to their escape plans and persu..

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Brief Encounter Blu-Ray

Noel Coward's sensitive portrayal of what happens when two happily married strangers, played by Celia Johnson and Trevor Howard, meet and their acquaintance deepens into affection and love. It is the story of two people, thrown together by a chance meeting, helpless in the face of their emotions but redeemed by their moral courage. Over the years few films have equalled the compassion and realism of Brief Encounter.Special Features A ..

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Brief Encounter DVD

Classic drama starring Celia Johnson as a married woman whose life is thrown into turmoil when she unexpectedly falls in love with a stranger. Laura Jesson (Johnson) appears to be the very embodiment of a respectable, happily-married British housewife and mother. Equally, the man who comes to her assistance when a passing train blows grit into her eye, Dr Alec Harvey (Trevor Howard), enjoys a settled and comfortable life. Neither of the..

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Brighton Rock Blu-Ray

This classic Graham Greene story stars Richard Attenborough (The Great Escape, Jurassic Park, Elizabeth) in his most iconic onscreen role as Pinkie: a small time hoodlum running a protection racket at a Brighton racecourse. Following the murder of a visiting journalist, Pinkie pursues a cafe waitress, Rose, (Carol Marsh) a potentially dangerous witness to his crime. Marrying her seems to ensure her silence, but events escalate and a tra..

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Brighton Rock DVD

This classic Graham Greene story stars Richard Attenborough (The Great Escape, Jurassic Park, Elizabeth) in his most iconic onscreen role as Pinkie: a small time hoodlum running a protection racket at a Brighton racecourse. Following the murder of a visiting journalist, Pinkie pursues a cafe waitress, Rose, (Carol Marsh) a potentially dangerous witness to his crime. Marrying her seems to ensure her silence, but events escalate and a tra..

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British Drama Film Collection DVD

The Silver Darlings: The wife of a fisherman who has been press-ganged by the Royal Navy must face life without him. The Quare Fellow: A young, naive, and idealistic warden is determined to serve justice to criminals. His eye-for-an-eye methods don't play well with everyone. The System: In a seaside village, a group of local young men mingle among the seasonal tourists in search of sexual conquests...

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British Intelligence DVD

German spy Helene von Lorbeer is sent to London to live with the family of a highly placed British official, making contact with fellow spy Karl Schiller. Together they try to deliver Allied secrets to their German paymasters...

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Caesar & Cleopatra - Special Edition DVD

Vivien Leigh is a young and determined Cleopatra and Claude Rains is Emperor Julius Caesar. Beauty and power collide in this witty, memorably cast and brilliantly designed adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's play. As Rome invades Egypt, Julius Caesar stumbles across the young princess Cleopatra, sheltering in the Sphinx. Impressed by her spirit and intelligence and seduced by her charm he determines to make her Queen. Part Egyptian adve..

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Calamity Jane & Sam Bass DVD

Rough but charming drifter Sam Bass (Howard Duff) wanders the badlands of the USA, eventually landing in Denton, Texas. The stud soon attracts the attention of sweet shopkeeper Katherine Egan (Dorothy Hart), who happens to be the sheriff's sister. Also with her eye on Sam is Calamity Jane (Yvonne De Carlo), an infamous and wild frontierswoman. The town is gearing up for a big-money horse race and Sam wants to cash in on the action. He g..

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Capra - Battle Of China DVD

Originally made in 1945 as part of the acclaimed Frank Capra series Why We Fight , Battle Of China focuses on one of the forgotten theatres of the second World War, China. The Japanese invasion of Manchuria in 1931 gave the world a first hand taste of modern warfare, the Japanese atrocities in every territory they overran firming the resolve of the free world to fight back...

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Captain Kidd DVD

Captain William Kidd is a ruthless and highly successful pirate when in 1699 he persuades the king to allow him to escort a treasure ship from India. With a crew gathered from pardoned cutthroats, it is obvious that the treasure ship stands little chance of arriving safely with its valuable cargo...

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Casablanca Blu-Ray

Casablanca: easy to enter, but much harder to leave, especially if you're wanted by the Nazis. Such a man is Resistance leader Victor Laszlo (Paul Henreid), whose only hope is Rick Blaine (Humphrey Bogart), a cynical American who sticks his neck out for no one... especially Victor's wife, Ilsa (Ingrid Bergman), the ex-lover who broke his heart. Ilsa offers herself in exchange for Laszlo's transport out of the country and bitter Rick mus..

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Casablanca DVD

Casablanca: easy to enter, but much harder to leave, especially if your name is on the Nazis' most wanted list. Atop that list is Czech resistance leader Victor Laszlo (Paul Henreid), whose only hope is Rick Blaine (Humphrey Bogart), a cynical American who sticks his neck out for no one, especially Victor's wife Ilsa (Ingrid Bergman), the ex-lover who broke his heart. So when Ilsa offers herself in exchange for Laszlo's safe transport o..

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Cat People - Criterion Collection Blu-Ray

The first of the horror films producer Val Lewton made for RKO Pictures redefined the genre by leaving its most frightening terrors to its audience's imagination. Simone Simon stars as a Serbian emigre in Manhattan who believes that, because of an ancient curse, any physical intimacy with the man she loves (Kent Smith) will turn her into a feline predator. Lewton, a consummate producer-auteur who oversaw every aspect of his projects, fo..

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Champion (With Booklet) Blu-Ray

The brutal and uncompromising Champion earned Kirk Douglas his first ever Oscar nomination and was a huge success for director Mark Robson (Von Ryan’s Express, Valley of the Dolls). Michael "Midge" Kelly (Douglas) is a boxer whose fight to the top is unhampered by ethics or gratitude. A hero to his fans, his friends know him to be a selfish egomaniac who allows nothing to stand in his way. After winning a fight he was supposed to thro..

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Charley's Big Hearted Aunt Blu-Ray

One of a series of hit wartime comedies starring Arthur Askey as everyone's favourite cheeky chappie, Charley's (Big-Hearted) Aunt co-stars Arthur's partner-in-crime, Stinker Murdoch, alongside Moore Marriott and Graham Moffatt. Energetically directed by Walter Forde (who would re-team with Askey and Murdoch a year later for The Ghost Train), this updated version of Brandon Thomas's uproarious farce is featured here as a brand-new High ..

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Charley's Big Hearted Aunt DVD

One of a series of hit wartime comedies starring Arthur Askey as everyone's favourite cheeky chappie, Charley's (Big-Hearted) Aunt co-stars Arthur's partner-in-crime, Stinker Murdoch, alongside Moore Marriott and Graham Moffatt. Energetically directed by Walter Forde (who would re-team with Askey and Murdoch a year later for The Ghost Train), this updated version of Brandon Thomas's uproarious farce is featured here as a brand-new High ..

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Charlie Chan - The Charlie Chan Chanthology DVD

Charlie Chan In The Secret Service: The World War II years, filled with espionage and spies of all sorts, were perfect for the foibles of Charlie Chan (Sidney Toler). And in his 1944 venture, America's Number One Chinese detective is enlisted by the Secret Service to find the person who murdered the inventor of a top-secret device. Charlie takes his time as he investigates the case of a scientist murdered for devising a wayto protect US..

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Christmas Classics Collection (4 Films) DVD

Collection of four classic Christmas films. In 'It's a Wonderful Life' (1946) George Bailey (James Stewart) has spent his entire life in the small town of Bedford Falls. Despite his yearning to see the world, George has always sacrificed his personal ambitions for the sake of his family and the local community, settling down to marry his childhood sweetheart, Mary (Donna Reed), and raise a family. However, when a huge amount of money go..

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Citizen Kane Blu-Ray

Orson Welles' timeless masterwork is more than a groundbreaking film. It is also grand entertainment, sharply acted (starting many of Welles' Mercury Players on the road to thriving film careers) and superbly directed with inspired visual flair. Depicting the controversial life of an influential publishing tycoon, this Best Original Screenplay Academy Award winner (1941) is rooted in themes of power, corruption, vanity - the American Dr..

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Citizen Kane DVD

Hailed by critics and fans alike as one of the greatest films ever made, Citizen Kane continues to influence filmmakers and astound viewers 75 years later. Nominated for nine 1941 Academy Awards, with a win for Best Original Screenplay, Orson Welles' controversial masterpiece uses innovative flashbacks and groundbreaking cinematography to follow the epic rise and fall of a wealthy newspaper magnate. For any fan of movies, this is an ess..

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Classic War Stories DVD

The Longest Day: The Longest Day is a vivid re-creation of the June 6, 1944 Allied invasion of France, which marked the beginning of the end of Nazi domination. Featuring a stellar international cast, and told from the perspectives of both sides, this fascinating look at one of history's biggest battles ranks as one of Hollywood's truly great war films.The Desert Rats: Richard Burton stars in this exciting film about the courageous me..

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Cloak And Dagger Blu-Ray + DVD

A virtuoso World War II espionage thriller directed by Fritz Lang as his follow-up to the noir classic Scarlet Street (and not long after the war itself had ended), Cloak and Dagger is an underrated entry in Lang's oeuvre, a crackerjack spy saga with a commanding Gary Cooper performance and a wealth of masterful Langian suspense sequences (as well as some genuinely hard-hitting action set pieces). Nuclear physicist Alvah Jesper (Coope..

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Columbia Noir Volume 1 Limited Edition Blu-Ray

ESCAPE IN THE FOG (Budd Boetticher, 1945) THE UNDERCOVER MAN (Joseph H Lewis, 1949) DRIVE A CROOKED ROAD (Richard Quine, 1954) 5 AGAINST THE HOUSE (Phil Karlson, 1955) THE GARMENT JUNGLE (Vincent Sherman and Robert Aldrich, 1957) THE LINEUP (Don Siegel, 1958) Six tough, no-nonsense noirs from six of the genre’s toughest, no-nonsense directors: Budd Boetticher’s Escape in the Fog, in which a nurse and a war veteran take on Nazi spies i..

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Columbia Noir Volume 2 Limited Edition Blu-Ray

FRAMED (Richard Wallace, 1947) 711 OCEAN DRIVE (Joseph M Newman, 1950) THE MOB (Robert Parrish, 1951) AFFAIR IN TRINIDAD (Vincent Sherman, 1952) TIGHT SPOT (Phil Karlson, 1955) MURDER BY CONTRACT (Irving Lerner, 1958) The second Columbia Noir box set from Indicator takes a dive once more into the studio’s archives and the world of film noir – a world of undercover detectives (The Mob) and emotionless hitmen (Murder by Contract), a wor..

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Columbia Noir Volume 3 Limited Edition Blu-Ray

For the third volume in its ongoing Columbia Noir series, Indicator return once again to the studio’s archives for a sextet of films which bring together some of the great names of film noir – including Dick Powell, Lee J Cobb, Nina Foch, William Holden, Edmond O’Brien, Dorothy Malone, Glenn Ford, Broderick Crawford, Marie Windsor, and Vince Edwards – in stories of psychoanalysis and cynicism, racketeers and radioactivity, casinos and k..

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Columbia Noir Volume 4 Limited Edition Blu-Ray

Indicator’s ongoing series of Columbia Noir box sets returns with its fourth instalment, once again delving into the studio’s archives to select six films which plunge the viewer into a dark world of crime. Featuring Kim Novak, Fred MacMurray, Jean Simmons, Rory Calhoun, Abbe Lane, Louis Hayward, and Richard Conte – not to mention gangsters, G-men, foreign spies, criminals on the run, and corrupt cops – Columbia Noir #4 continues the se..

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Convoy Blu-Ray

While escorting a covoy during the Second World War, Royal Navy cruiser the HMS Apollo, commanded by Captain Armitage (Clive Brooks), is nearly lured into a German U-Boat ambush using a refugee ship as bait. However, the plot is foiled by the arrival of a North Sea Patrol ship. The Apollo's adventures are not over yet, though, for German pocket battleship Deutschland is en route to destroy the convoy. It is up to the Apollo and her crew..

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Convoy DVD

While escorting a covoy during the Second World War, Royal Navy cruiser the HMS Apollo, commanded by Captain Armitage (Clive Brooks), is nearly lured into a German U-Boat ambush using a refugee ship as bait. However, the plot is foiled by the arrival of a North Sea Patrol ship. The Apollo's adventures are not over yet, though, for German pocket battleship Deutschland is en route to destroy the convoy. It is up to the Apollo and her crew..

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Cottage to Let Blu-Ray

Anthony Asquith directs this adaptation of the wartime play by Geoffrey Kerr. A Fifth Column organisation plans to kidnap scientist John Barrington (Leslie Banks) from his country house laboratory, and while he is unaware of any threat he continues working on his revolutionary new bombsight. His assistant, Alan (Michael Wilding), is suspected of passing secret information to enemy agents, and the arrival of an injured officer (John Mill..

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Cottage to Let DVD

Anthony Asquith directs this adaptation of the wartime play by Geoffrey Kerr. A Fifth Column organisation plans to kidnap scientist John Barrington (Leslie Banks) from his country house laboratory, and while he is unaware of any threat he continues working on his revolutionary new bombsight. His assistant, Alan (Michael Wilding), is suspected of passing secret information to enemy agents, and the arrival of an injured officer (John Mill..

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Cover Girl Blu-Ray + DVD

One of the most lavish and successful Hollywood musicals of the 1940s, Charles Vidor’s Cover Girl is a breath-taking spectacle that established its stars Rita Hayworth (Gilda, The Lady from Shanghai) and Gene Kelly (Singin’ in the Rain), as the two most popular actors of their time. Nightclub dancer Rusty (Hayworth) has a happy life performing at her boyfriend Danny’s (Kelly) club in Brooklyn, but her whole world changes once she wins a..

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Creature from the Black Lagoon Complete Legacy Collection DVD

The original Creature from the Black Lagoon is one of the silver screen’s most unforgettable characters and, along with the other Universal Classic Monsters, defined the Hollywood horror genre. The Creature from the Black Lagoon: Complete Legacy Collection includes all 3 films from the original legacy including the gripping classic and the sequels that followed. These landmark motion pictures perfectly blended Universal’s classic monste..

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Creature From The Black Lagoon DVD

Scientists drug and capture a creature from the mysterious Black Lagoon, who becomes enamoured with the head scientist's female assistant (Julia Adams). The lonely creature, "a living amphibious missing link," escapes and kidnaps the object of his affection. Chief scientist (Richard Carlson) then launches a crusade to rescue his assistant and cast the ominous creature back to the depths from where he came. Well-acted and directed, and w..

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Criss Cross Blu-Ray

Illicit passion, greed, robbery, and murder collide in Criss Cross, a classic film noir suspense tale from a true master of the genre, Robert Siodmak (The Killers). Steve Thompson (Burt Lancaster – Novecento, Birdman of Alcatraz) is a hardworking armoured car driver with a fatal attraction to his ex-wife Anna (Yvonne DeCarlo – The Munsters), who's now married to notorious hoodlum Slim Dundee (Dan Duryea – Winchester ‘73). Unable to st..

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Cup Tie Honeymoon DVD

Filmed in Rusholme, Manchester, for the great Mancunian Film Corporation, Cup-tie Honeymoon is a riotous post-war comedy from the North of England where the gags come quicker than the team's wingers! Joe Butler (Sandy Powell) is the soccer-mad son of the company chairman, who has to decide which team he will play for in a cup-tie: his school or his father's. If he makes the right decision he can also score with his dad's pretty secretar..

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Dance Girl Dance - Criterion Collection Blu-Ray

Maureen O'Hara stars in this classic musical drama directed by Dorothy Arzner. Aspiring ballerina Judy O'Brien (O'Hara) dreams of being a star but as she repeatedly clashes with fellow dancer Bubbles (Lucille Ball), she wonders if she will ever truly make it...

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Darn Good Westerns Volume 3 DVD

The Hollywood Studio Collection. From Hollywood's golden age of making movies, we are proud to bring a selevction of classic films to DVD for the very first time. So sit back, relax and enjoy your favourite stars of the silver screen with The Hollywood Studio Collection. Code of the West: Bob Wade and his partner, Chito save Ruth and her father, from stagecoach bandits. Bob is determined to restore law and order to a western town contro..

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Darn Good Westerns Volume 4 DVD

Thunder Mountain: Returning to his Arizona homestead, Marvin Hayden lands in the middle of an age-old feud between the Haydens and the Jorths, both families accusing the other of murder. The feud, however, has been engineered by someone else entirely. Under the Tonto Rim: Brad Canfield runs a highly successful stagecoach company, but it s constantly targeted by bandits. One robbery goes too far when the gang kills one of the drivers and..

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Day Of Wrath DVD

A Film by Carl Theodor Dreyer Set in seventeenth-century Denmark, Day of Wrath is a dark and powerful tale of love and betrayal, and of a community obsessed with the fear of witchcraft. A priest tortures a confession out of an old woman accused of witchcraft; meanwhile his young wife (whose own mother had been suspected of being a witch) meets and falls in love with the priest's son by a former marriage. Seen by some as an allegory of t..

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