Classic Cinema

All About Eve (Blu-ray) (1950)

Director: Joseph L Mankiewicz
Starring: Anne Baxter, Bette Davis, 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

All The King's Men (1949)

Director: Robert Rossen
Starring: Broderick Crawford, Joanne Dru, John Ireland

Broderick Crawford gives a legendary performance as the brawling, bullet headed Southern Politician. A riveting thriller about corruption in the polit... Read more

All This And Heaven Too (1940)

Director: Anatole Litvak
Starring: Bette Davis, Charles Boyer, Barbara O'Neil

Charles Boyer and Bette Davis in this story based upon Rachel Field's classic novel of a scandalous love affair between an aristocrat and servant, and... Read more

Alone Across the Pacific (1963)

Director: Kon Ichikawa
Starring: Yujiro Ishihara

Director Kon Ichikawa's ('An Actor's Revenge', 'The Burmese Harp') incredible real-life tale of one man's epic journey across the Pacific Ocean is bas... Read more

Along Came Jones (1945)

Director: Stuart Heisler
Starring: Gary Cooper, Loretta Young, William Demarest, Dan Duryea, Frank Sully

A light-hearted spoof on Westerns and Cooper's own heroic movie persona. The iconic western star plays Melody Jones, a mild-mannered cowboy who drift... Read more

Amazing Adventure (1936)

Director: Alfred Zeisler
Starring: Cary Grant, Mary Brian, Henry Kendall, Leon M Lion

Based on the novel by E. Philips Oppenheim, this was an early showcase of Cary Grant's easy charm and helped establish him as a star in his native Eng... Read more

American Guerrilla in the Philippines (1950)

Director: Fritz Lang
Starring: Micheline Presle, Tom Ewell, Tyrone Power

After his PT boat is sunk, U.S. naval officer Tyrone Power joins a group of Americans helping Filipinos fight Japanese occupation forces. There he fal... Read more

An Actor's Revenge (1963)

Director: Kon Ichikawa
Starring: Kazuo Hasegawa, Fujiko Yamamoto, Ayako Wakao

Legendary Japanese actor Kazuo Hasegawa plays Yukinojo Nakamura, a kabuki actor who - like Hasegawa himself - was renowned for being an onnagata, or f... Read more