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Classic Cinema

A Kind of Loving (1962)

7.4/10
Director: John Schlesinger
Starring: Alan Bates, Thora Hird, June Ritchie

Set in the north of England, young Vic gets Ingrid pregnant, but being no Saturday Night and Sunday Morning tearaway, he does the right thing by her.... Read more

A King in New York (1957)

7.2/10
Director: Charlie Chaplin
Starring: Charlie Chaplin, Dawn Adams

Chaplin, working as usual on both sides of the camera, was in self-imposed exile from the United States when he launched this pie in the face at targe... Read more

A Letter To Three Wives (1949)

7.8/10
Director: Joseph L Mankiewicz
Starring: Jeanne Crain, Linda Darnell, Ann Southern

Writer-director Joseph L Mankiewicz won twin Oscars for this well-constructed suburban comedy-satire about three women who receive a letter from the t... Read more

A Man Called Adam (1966)

6.5/10
Director: Leo Penn
Starring: Cicely Tyson, Louis Armstrong, Peter Lawford, Sammy Davis Jr, Mel Torme, Frank S...

In a rare dramatic role, Sammy Davis, Jr. stars as a jazz trumpet player who seemingly has it all. Blaming himself for the traffic accident that kille... Read more

A Man Called Peter (1955)

7.2/10
Director: Henry Koster
Starring: Richard Todd, Jean Peters, Jill Esmond, Robert Burton

Richard Todd stars in the true story of Peter Marshall, the Scottish-born minister who became Chaplain of the U.S. Senate. After completing his religi... Read more

A Man for All Seasons (1966)

7.9/10
Director: Fred Zinnemann
Starring: Wendy Hiller, John Hurt, Leo McKern, Paul Scofield, Robert Shaw, Orson Welles, S...

Adapted by Robert Bolt and Constance Willis from Bolt's hit stage play, this is a literate, penetrating treatment of the conflict between Thomas More... Read more

A Night at the Opera (1935)

8/10
Director: Sam Wood
Starring: The Marx Brothers, Kitty Carlisle, Allan Jones

Considered by many to be the Marx Brothers' best film. Groucho, Harpo and Chico take on the opera world in order to reunite singers Allan Jones and Ki... Read more

A Night in Casablanca (1946)

7.1/10
Director: Archie Mayo
Starring: The Marx Brothers, Lisette Verea, Charles Drake

Groucho, Harpo and Chico involved in a nest of Nazi spies in a Casablanca hotel. One of the later Marx Brothers' films, but still a good one, with gre... Read more

A Night To Remember (1958)

7.9/10
Director: Roy Baker
Starring: Kenneth More, David McCallum, Jill Dixon

The maiden voyage of the Titanic is meticulously detailed in this remarkable black and white recreation. Based on the best seller by Walter Lord. Grea... Read more

A Place in the Sun (1951)

7.8/10
Director: George Stevens
Starring: Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Shelley Winters

Montgomery Clift plays the poor relation of a wealthy manufacturer who falls in love with a beautiful socialist (Elizabeth Taylor) while having an aff... Read more