The Signalman (1976)

Director: Lawrence Gordon Clark
Starring: Denholm Elliott, Bernard Lloyd

Charles Dickens' chilling tale of a haunted railway track. The signalman at a lonely country station is haunted by a spectre warning of an impending t... Read more

Maurice (1987)

Director: James Ivory
Starring: James Wilby, Hugh Grant, Denholm Elliott

James Ivory directs this sensitive film about the love relationship between two men who meet studying at Cambridge in 1910. Based on the novel by E.M.... Read more

Saint Jack (1979)

Director: Peter Bogdanovich
Starring: Ben Gazzara, Denholm Elliott, James Villiers

Ben Gazzara portrays a small-time pimp with big dreams working the pleasure palaces of Singapore in this stunning drama of political corruption and in... Read more

A Private Function (1985)

Director: Malcolm Mowbray
Starring: Michael Palin, Maggie Smith, Denholm Elliott

In 1947, people in England are having a thin time. In a little-known Yorkshire town, plans are afoot to fatten a contraband pig which is then stolen.... Read more

Bangkok Hilton (1989)

Director: Ken Cameron
Starring: Denholm Elliott, Hugo Weaving, Nicole Kidman

In one of her first adult starring roles, Nicole Kidman earned an AFI award (the Australian equivalent of the Emmy) for her brilliant and harrowing pe... Read more

Brimstone and Treacle (1982)

Director: Richard Loncraine
Starring: Sting , Denholm Elliott, Joan Plowright, Suzanna Hamilton

An eerie, psychological drama about a manipulative and mesmerising young man (Sting) who worms his way into the home and lives of a middle class coupl... 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

The Cruel Sea (1953)

Director: Charles Frend
Starring: Jack Hawkins, Stanley Baker, Donald Sinden, Denholm Elliott

One of the great war films, full of atmospheric detailing which captures the essence of the Battle of the Atlantic. Read more

Brimstone and Treacle (1987)

Director: Barry Davis
Starring: Denholm Elliott, Michael Kitchen, Patricia Lawrence, Michelle Newell

Originally recorded by the BBC in 1976, this devastating drama from Dennis Potter upset the head of programming so much that it never went to air unti... Read more

Catherine Cookson: The Black Candle (1991)

Director: Roy Battersby
Starring: Samantha Bond, Nathaniel Parker, Denholm Elliott, Tara Fitzgerald

"The Black Candle" follows the fortunes of Bridget Mordaunt (Samantha Bond), who at 24 inherited her father's mill and has since built a solid busines... Read more