John Standing

King Lear

King Lear

King Lear
IMDb: 6.2
115 min

An aging King invites disaster, when he abdicates to his corrupt, toadying daughters, and rejects his loving and honest one.

Genre: Drama
The Happy Prince

The Happy Prince

The Happy Prince
IMDb: 6.2
105 min

The story of the last days of Oscar Wilde. This great man of letters, once one of the most famous authors in England, is now a superstar on the skids. As Oscar lies on his death bed, the past comes flooding back to him, transporting him to other times and places.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
The Hippopotamus

The Hippopotamus

The Hippopotamus
IMDb: 6.4
86 min

Disgraced poet Ted Wallace is summoned to his friend\'s country manor to investigate a series of unexplained miracles.

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Genre: Comedy
Churchill’s Secret

Churchill’s Secret

Churchill’s Secret
IMDb: 6.8
101 min

British Prime Minister Winston Churchill suffers from a stroke in the summer of 1953 that\'s kept a secret from the rest of the world.

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Queen & Country

Queen & Country

Queen & Country
IMDb: 6.2
114 min

An Englishman who grew up in London during World War II joins the military to fight in the Korean War.

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Scoop

Scoop

Scoop
IMDb: 6.6
96 min

An American journalism student in London scoops a big story, and begins an affair with an aristocrat as the incident unfurls.

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V for Vendetta

V for Vendetta

V for Vendetta
IMDb: 8.2
132 min

In a world in which Great Britain has become a fascist state, a masked vigilante known only as “V” conducts guerrilla warfare against the oppressive British government. When V rescues a young woman from the secret police, he finds in her an ally with whom he can continue his fight to free the people of Britain.

Lassie

Lassie

Lassie
IMDb: 6.7
100 min

A family in financial crisis is forced to sell Lassie, their beloved dog. Hundreds of miles away from her true family, Lassie escapes and sets out on a journey home.

A Good Woman

A Good Woman

A Good Woman
IMDb: 6.5
94 min

Fleeing 1930s New York and leaving behind a chequered past, the giltzy divorcee Mrs Stella Erlynne travels to Italy\'s sun-dappled Amalfi coast. Mrs Erlynne\'s appearance causes a stir amongst the visiting aristocracy. Based on the Oscar Wilde play Lady Windemere\'s Fan

Genre: Comedy, Romance
The Gathering Storm

The Gathering Storm

The Gathering Storm
IMDb: 7.5
94 min

A love story offering an intimate look inside the marriage of Winston and Clementine Churchill during a particularly troubled, though little-known, moment in their lives.

Genre: Drama, History
The Calling

The Calling

The Calling
IMDb: 4.2
89 min

On her wedding night, a young woman conceives a child during an hallucinatory encounter. Several years later, as her friends and family begin to behave strangely, she pieces together clues that lead to one conclusion...her son is the Antichrist

Genre: Horror
The Man Who Knew Too Little

The Man Who Knew Too Little

The Man Who Knew Too Little
IMDb: 6.7
97 min

An American gets a ticket for an audience participation game in London, then gets involved in a case of mistaken identity. As an international plot unravels around him, he thinks it\'s all part of the act.

Mrs Dalloway

Mrs Dalloway

Mrs Dalloway
IMDb: 6.6
97 min

As society hostess Clarissa Dalloway prepares for another of her legendary parties, she finds herself haunted by figures and scenes from her passionate adolescence.

The Elephant Man

The Elephant Man

The Elephant Man
IMDb: 8.1
124 min

A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man being mistreated by his \"owner\" as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous façade, there is revealed a person of great intelligence and sensitivity. Based on the true story of Joseph Merrick (called John Merrick in the film), a severely deformed man in 19th century London.

The Psychopath

The Psychopath

The Psychopath
IMDb: 6.0
83 min

Inspector Holloway is investigating a series of brutal murders in which a doll of each victim is found at the scene. The dolls, as it turns out,were purchased by the crippled Mrs. Von Sturm, whose home is overcrowded with a doll collection. Her pale, wide-eyed, neurotic son is the prime suspect and the daughter of one of the victims discovers the shocking truth.

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King Rat

King Rat

King Rat
IMDb: 7.5
134 min

When Singapore surrendered to the Japanese in 1942 the Allied POWs, mostly British but including a few Americans, were incarcerated in Changi prison. This was a POW detention center like no other. There were no walls or barbed-wire fences for the simple reason that there was no place for the prisoners to escape to. Included among the prisoners is the American Cpl. King, a wheeler dealer who has managed to established a pretty good life for himself in the camp. While most of the prisoners are near starvation and have uniforms that are in tatters, King eats well and and has crisp clean clothes to wear every day. His nemesis is Lt. Robin Grey, the camp Provost who attempts to keep good order and discipline. He knows that King is breaking camp rules by bartering with the Japanese but can\'t quite get the evidence he needs to stop him. King soon forms a friendship with Lt. Peter Marlowe an upper class British officer who is fascinated with King\'s élan and no rules approach to life...

Genre: Drama, War