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Black Narcissus (The Criterion Collection) [Blu-ray]
, Flora Robson
Criterion Collection, 2010
This explosive work about the conflict between the spirit and the flesh is the epitome of the sensuous style of filmmakers Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger (I Know Where I’m Going!, The Red Shoes). A group of nuns—played by some of Britain’s best actresses, including Deborah Kerr (From Here to Eternity, An Affair to Remember), Flora Robson (The Rise of Catherine the Great, Wuthering Heights), and Jean Simmons (Great Expectations, ...
A Tale of Two Cities
Image Entertainment, 2007
The ultimate tale of love, honor and sacrifice during the bloodstained French Revolution is movingly brought to life in this sumptuous production. The dashing Chris Sarandon (The Princess Bride) stars in dual roles as the cynical lawyer Sydney Carton and the disenchanted aristocrat Charles Darnay, both in love with the same woman (Alice Krige, Star Trek: First Contact). Also starring Peter Cushing (Star Wars), this Golden Globe-nominated version ...
Malta Story, The
Clash of the Titans (Keep Case Packaging)
Warner Home Video, 1981
Before history and beyond imagination! The machinations of gods above and the fates of man and monsters here below play out in a Clash of the Titans. Decades prior to the sensational 2010 version of the tale, Harry Hamlin took up sword and shield to play valorous Perseus, mortal son of Zeus (Laurence Olivier) who sets out to fulfill his destiny by rescuing beloved Andromeda from the wrath of goddess Thetis (Maggie Smith). Perils await Perseus ...
Good Time Girl
Clash of the Titans (1981)
Murder at the Gallop (1963)
Image Entertainment, 2000
Meet the most powerful family in antiquity--emperors, murderers, blackmailers, debauchers, and one wise man. This brilliant award-winning epic traces the history of the Roman Empire from 50 b.c. to a.d. 50, from the reign of Augustus and his wife, Livia, through the treacherous Tiberius, the cunning Caligula, and finally Claudius, a most unlikely emperor. Starring Sian Phillips, Brian Blessed, and Derek Jacobi as Claudius, this is the original, ...
Garry Cooper, Ingrid Bergman Flora Robson
Warner Bros., 1945
Beautiful Clio Dulaine arrives in her New Orleans birthplace with one goal: to exact revenge on her father's family, who exiled Clio and her mother to Paris years earlier. There she meets Texas gambler Clint Maroon, who is also looking for revenge. He aims to bring down the railroad baron who ruined his father. These two schemers are made for each other - but it takes them scrapping and sparring through an epic story of blackmail, lies, scandal, ...
Lions Gate, 2004
Richard Jordan, Anthony Perkins. The Victor Hugo classic about a man, imprisoned for stealing a loaf of bread, who eventually escapes and tries to put his past behind him-despite being pursued by the man who arrested him. 1978/color/123 min/NR/fullscreen.
Eclipse Series 20: George Bernard Shaw on Film (Major Barbara / Caesar and Cleopatra / Androcles and the ...
The hugely influential Nobel Prize–winning critic and playwright George Bernard Shaw was notoriously reluctant to allow his writing to be adapted for the cinema. Yet thanks to the persistence of Hungarian producer Gabriel Pascal, Shaw finally agreed to collaborate on a series of screen versions of his witty, social-minded plays, starting with the Oscar-winning Pygmalion. The three other films that resulted from this famed alliance, Major ...
Alice's Adventures In Wonderland
The Rank British War Collection
VCI Entertainment, 2011
"SEA OF SAND: A Gritty British action film following the operations of the Long Range Desert Group in North Africa during the height of WWII. The mission for the LRDG is to penetrate hundreds of miles behind the German lines and destroy a massive fuel dump. Lead by Captain Tim Cotton (Michael Craig) the small group of unorthodox commandos on the eve of a British counter attack, locate the enemy fuel dump and successfully destroy it. Inside the ...
VCI Entertainment, 2011
Alec Guinness stars as Peter Ross, a World War II pilot photographer, who is forced to land in Malta. The island of Malta is vital to the British supply lines to North Africa. Lying just south of Italy and North of Africa, Malta is vital to the Axis powers as well. They want it and Britain's small garrison means to keep her! The island is constantly under attack from the air. Supply convoys to the island struggle to deliver much needed ...
Eye Of The Devil [Remaster]
David Niven, Donald Pleasence, Sharon Tate, David Hemmings, Edward Mulhare, Flora Robson, Emlyn Williams Deborah Kerr
A forbidding French chateau and its surrounding vineyards are the setting for Gothic thrills in this haunting excursion into the occult. Deborah Kerr and David Niven, costarring for the first time since Separate Tables, lead an exceptional cast (Sharon Tate, Donald Pleasence, Flora Robson, David Hemmings, Edward Mulhare, Emlyn Williams) in a chiller reminiscent of the later The Wicker Man, in which an innocent outsider to an enclosed world peels ...
Guns at Batasi
20th Century Fox, 2006
Two-time Oscar® winner Richard Attenborough (1982 Best Director and Best Picture, Ghandi) stars as a dedicated British soldier caught in the midst of a revolution in Africa in this compelling war drama. Co-starring Mia Farrow (in her film debut), Guns at Batasi is an ?intriguing, thought-provoking? (Hollywood Citizen-News) and ?rousing tale!? (The New Yorker) When the head of the British military in Africa is instructed to turn over command to ...
Eye Of The Devil
It! / The Shuttered Room (Horror Double Feature)
Warner Home Video, 2008
Ah, the double feature. So many thrills! One low price! You just can't beat it, man. Warner Brothers continues to open up their horror vaults thereby delivering some more of their best and little seen genre flicks onto DVD. This time up -- two tales from the Sixties, It and The Shuttered Room...There are so many reasons to own this DVD it's hard to even know where to start. Sure there are no extras, but wow, is there a lot of fun. (Review by ...
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