Classic Cinema

A Time to Love and a Time to Die (1958)

Director: Douglas Sirk
Starring: John Gavin, Lilo Pulver, Jock Mahoney, Don DeFore, Keenan Wynn

Douglas Sirk's wartime romance is based on the novel by Erich Maria Remarque, author of the classic anti-war novel 'All Quiet On the Western Front', w... Read more

A Town Like Alice (1956)

Director: Jack Lee
Starring: Virginia McKenna, Peter Finch, Maureen Swanson

Based on Neville Shute's internationally bestselling WWII tale about Japanese oppression of female British POWs in Malaysia. Virginia McKenna, Peter F... Read more

A Tree Grows In Brooklyn (1945)

Director: Elia Kazan
Starring: Dorothy McGuire, Joan Blondell, James Dunn

Peggy Ann Gardner finds that life can be difficult if you are poor and live in Brooklyn at the turn of the century. Adapted from Betty Smith's novel,... Read more

A Woman is a Woman ( Une Femme Est Une Femme ) (1961)

Director: Jean-Luc Godard
Starring: Anna Karina, Jean-Claude Brialy, Jean-Paul Belmondo

'A Woman Is A Woman'. Godard's light-hearted tribute to Hollywood musicals, with Anna Karina as a nightclub stripper who wants a baby and expects eith... Read more

A Woman of Paris (1923)

Director: Charlie Chaplin
Starring: Edna Purviance, Adolphe Menjou

The first film Charlie Chaplin wrote and directed, but didn't star in, was this melodrama of a French country girl whose search for love leads to trag... Read more

A-Haunting We Will Go (1942)

Director: Alfred L Werker
Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy

Stan and Ollie are recruited to transport a coffin containing a not-so-dead corpse, but things really go wrong when it gets switched with one of the p... Read more

Abbott & Costello Movie Night (1952)

Director: Charles Barton
Starring: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Dorothy Ford

Mistaken for great hunters and shanghaied to Africa, Abbott and Costello lead crooks on a silly safari for hidden diamonds. "Africa Screams" features... Read more

Abbott and Costello Hit the Ice (1943)

Director: Charles Lamont
Starring: Lou Costello, Bud Abbott, Patric Knowles, Joe Sawyer

Two sidewalk photographers, Tubby McCoy (Lou Costello) and Flash Fulton (Bud Abbott), aspire to work for the local newspaper. Their childhood friend,... Read more

Abbott and Costello Hold that Ghost (1941)

Director: Arthur Lubin
Starring: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello

Gas station attendants Chuck Murray (Bud Abbott) and Ferdie Jones (Lou Costello) aspire to better jobs. Working as temp waiters at Chez Glamour, a hig... Read more

Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein & Meet the Mummy (1948)

Director: Charles Barton, Charles Lamont
Starring: Bela Lugosi, Bud Abbott, Lon Chaney Jr, Lou Costello

Meet Frankenstein: Railroad baggage clerks Chick Young (Bud Abbott) and Wilbur Grey (Lou Costello) receive a strange shipment - the last remains of Dr... Read more