Classic Cinema

Advise & Consent (1962)

Director: Otto Preminger
Starring: Henry Fonda, Charles Laughton, Don Murray, Walter Pidgeon, Peter Lawford, Gene T...

Gripping, classic Washington drama dealing with the power plays that erupt when a controversial politician is nominated for Secretary of State. Direct... Read more

Africa Screams (1949)

Director: Charles Barton
Starring: Lou Costello, Bud Abbott, Hillary Brooke, Max Baer

Mistaken for great hunters and Shanghaied to Africa, Abbott and Costello lead crooks on a safari for hidden diamonds. Lots of bungles in the jungle wi... Read more

After the Fox (1966)

Director: Vittorio De Sica
Starring: Peter Sellers, Victor Mature, Britt Ekland, Martin Balsam, Akim Tamiroff, Paolo...

This wildly funny farce gives the comic genius of Peter Sellers free reign as he assumes several wacky personalities, each one funnier than the last!... Read more

After the Thin Man (1936)

Director: W S Van Dyke
Starring: William Powell, Myrna Loy, James Stewart

William Powell and Myrna Loy are back as society sleuths Nick and Nora in this second entry in the 'Thin Man' series. When Nora's cousin is wrongly ac... Read more

Alastair Sim Collection: The Green Man / Folly To Be Wise / Geordie / Left, Right and Centre / Laughter in Paradise (1951)

Director: Frank Launder, Mario Zampi, Robert Day, Sidney Gilliat
Starring: George Cole, Alastair Sim, Hugh Burden, Audrey Hepburn, Ian Carmichael, Bill Tra...

'The Green Man' (1956) - Alastair Sim stars in this entertaining black comedy as a timid clockmaker with a part-time job - International Assassination... Read more

Alexander the Great (1955)

Director: Robert Rossen
Starring: Richard Burton, Fredric March, Claire Bloom

An epic historical drama of the military leader who conquered most of the known world before he was 30. Richard Burton gives a fine performance as the... Read more

Alfie (1966)

Director: Lewis Gilbert
Starring: Michael Caine, Shelley Winters, Millicent Martin, Denholm Elliott

Full of sex and delightful charm, this quick moving film tells the poignant tragedy of a cockney playboy (Michael Caine) who finds 'birds' irresistibl... Read more

All About Eve (1950)

Director: Joseph L Mankiewicz
Starring: Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Marilyn Monroe

Six Oscars were awarded this cynical and entertaining examination of life as it exists on the Broadway theatre scene. Bette Davis glows as the ageing... Read more

All I Desire (1953)

Director: Douglas Sirk
Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Richard Carlson

Long divorced from her husband (Richard Carlson), actress Naomi (Barbara Stanwyck) returns to her home town to watch her daughter in a school play. On... Read more

All Night Long (1961)

Director: Basil Dearden, Michael Relph
Starring: Richard Attenborough, Patrick McGoohan, Keith Michell, Betsy Blair, Charles Ming...

Directed by Basil Dearden and set in London's jazz scene of the 1950s, this atmospheric updating of Shakespeare's 'Othello' features appearances by so... Read more