Michael Hordern

Labyrinth

Labyrinth

Labyrinth
IMDb: 7.4
102 min

When teen Sarah is forced to babysit Toby, her baby stepbrother, she summons Jareth the Goblin King to take him away. When he is actually kidnapped, Sarah is given just thirteen hours to solve a labyrinth and rescue him.

Lady Jane

Lady Jane

Lady Jane
IMDb: 7.1
142 min

The death of King Henry VIII throws his kingdom into chaos because of succession disputes. His weak son Edward, is on his deathbed. Anxious to keep England true to the Reformation, a scheming minister John Dudley marries off his son, Guildford to Lady Jane Grey, whom he places on the throne after Edward dies. At first hostile to each other, Guildford and Jane fall in love. But they cannot withstand the course of power which will lead to their ultimate downfall.

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Yellowbeard

Yellowbeard

Yellowbeard
IMDb: 6.0
96 min

For years Yellowbeard had looted the Spanish Main, making men eat their lips and swallow their hearts. Caught and convicted for tax evasion, he\'s sentenced to 20 years in St. Victim\'s Prison for the Extremely Naughty. In a scheme to confiscate his fabulous treasure, the Royal Navy allows him to escape and follows him, where saucy tarts, lisping demigods and some awful puns and punishments await.

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Gandhi

Gandhi

Gandhi
IMDb: 8.0
191 min

In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with armed resistance from the British government, Gandhi adopts a policy of \'passive resistance\', endeavouring to win freedom for his people without resorting to bloodshed.

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Watership Down

Watership Down

Watership Down
IMDb: 7.6
88 min

When the warren belonging to a community of rabbits is threatened, a brave group led by Fiver, Bigwig, Blackberry and Hazel leave their homeland in a search of a safe new haven.

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The Medusa Touch

The Medusa Touch

The Medusa Touch
IMDb: 7.0
105 min

\"I have a gift for disaster,\" says John Morlar (Ricard Burton). Morlar is cursed with a unique telekinesis power that only seems to cause disaster.

The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella

The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella

The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella
IMDb: 7.1
146 min

In the tiny kingdom of Euphrania, the King and his court are most anxious to get Prince Edward wed. But Edward wants to marry for love. Meanwhile, young Cinderella finds life drastically altered with her father\'s death as she\'s forced to be a servant in her own house. But a cheery fairy godmother helps her with her impossible tasks, and even gets her to take an evening out at the King\'s bride-fin

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Barry Lyndon

Barry Lyndon

Barry Lyndon
IMDb: 8.1
184 min

In the Eighteenth Century, in a small village in Ireland, Redmond Barry is a young farm boy in love with his cousin Nora Brady. When Nora engages to the British Captain John Quin, Barry challenges him for a duel of pistols. He wins and escapes to Dublin, but is robbed on the road. Without any other alternative, Barry joins the British Army to fight in the Seven Years War.

Theatre of Blood

Theatre of Blood

Theatre of Blood
IMDb: 7.2
104 min

A Shakespearean actor takes poetic revenge on the critics who denied him recognition.

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The MacKintosh Man

The MacKintosh Man

The MacKintosh Man
IMDb: 6.3
98 min

A member of British Intelligence assumes a fictitious criminal identity and allows himself to be caught, imprisoned, and freed in order to infiltrate a spy organization and expose a traitor.

Demons of the Mind

Demons of the Mind

Demons of the Mind
IMDb: 5.4
89 min

A physician discovers that two children are being kept virtually imprisoned in their house by their father. He investigates, and discovers a web of sex, incest and satanic possession.

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
Anne of the Thousand Days

Anne of the Thousand Days

Anne of the Thousand Days
IMDb: 7.5
145 min

Henry VIII of England discards one wife, Katharine of Aragon, who has failed to produce a male heir, in favor of the young and beautiful Anne Boleyn.

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Where Eagles Dare

Where Eagles Dare

Where Eagles Dare
IMDb: 7.7
155 min

World War II is raging, and an American general has been captured and is being held hostage in the Schloss Adler, a Bavarian castle that's nearly impossible to breach. It's up to a group of skilled Allied soldiers to liberate the general before it's too late.

Genre: Spy
How I Won the War

How I Won the War

How I Won the War
IMDb: 5.7
109 min

An inept British WWII commander leads his troops to a series of misadventures in North Africa and Europe.

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Genre: Comedy, War
The Taming of the Shrew

The Taming of the Shrew

The Taming of the Shrew
IMDb: 7.2
122 min

Baptista, a rich Paduan merchant, announces that his fair young daughter, Bianca, will remain unwed until her older sister, Katharina, a hellish shrew, has wed. Lucentio, a student and the son of a wealthy Pisan merchant, has fallen in love with Bianca. He poses as a tutor of music and poetry to gain entrance to the Baptista household and to be near Bianca. Meanwhile, Petruchio, a fortune-hunting scoundrel from Verona, arrives in Padua, hoping to capture a wealthy wife. Hortensio, another suitor of Bianca, directs Petruchio\'s attention to Katharina. When Hortensio warns him about Katharina\'s scolding tongue and fiery temper, Petruchio is challenged and resolves to capture her love. Hortensio and another suitor of Bianca, Gremio, agree to cover Petruchio\'s costs as he pursues Katharina.

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
IMDb: 6.9
99 min

A wily slave must unite a virgin courtesan and his young smitten master to earn his freedom.

Khartoum

Khartoum

Khartoum
IMDb: 6.8
134 min

English General Charles George Gordon, a devout Christian, is appointed military governor of Anglo-Egyptian Sudan by the Prime Minister. Ordered to evacuate Egyptians from the Sudan, Gordon stays on to protect the people of Khartoum, who are under threat of being conquered by a Muslim army.

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Cast a Giant Shadow

Cast a Giant Shadow

Cast a Giant Shadow
IMDb: 6.4
146 min

An American Army officer is recruited by the yet to exist Israel to help them form an army. He is disturbed by this sudden appeal to his jewish roots. Each of Israel\'s Arab neighbors has vowed to invade the poorly prepared country as soon as partition is granted. He is made commander of the Israeli forces just before the war begins.

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Genghis Khan

Genghis Khan

Genghis Khan
IMDb: 5.9
127 min

This is the story of the shy Mongol boy Temujin who,during the 13th century, becomes the fearless Mongol leader Genghis Khan that unites all Mongol tribes and conquers India,China,Persia,Korea and parts of Rusia,Europe and Middle-East.

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Dr. Syn, Alias the Scarecrow

Dr. Syn, Alias the Scarecrow

Dr. Syn, Alias the Scarecrow
IMDb: 7.5
98 min

This Disney drama, originally broadcast as a three-part TV episode, tells the story of a vicar\'s double life. Outwardly, he is the model of upstanding citizenship and loyalty to an oppressive British government. But he is also a notorious smuggler who uses his ill-gotten gains to benefit his impoverished village.

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Genre: Adventure, Family
Cleopatra

Cleopatra

Cleopatra
IMDb: 7.0
248 min

Winner of four Oscars, this epic saga of love, greed, and betrayal stars Elizabeth Taylor as the passionate and ambitious Egyptian queen, Cleopatra. Determined to hold on to the throne, she seduces the Roman emperor Julius Caesar. When Caesar is murdered, she redirects her attentions to his general, Marc Antony, who vows to take power—but Caesar’s successor has other plans.

Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great
IMDb: 5.8
136 min

He was a fierce military commander who led huge armies into battle without a single defeat; a magnificent warrior who many believed was part god - this was Alexander the Great (Richard Burton), the legendary Greek hero hailed by his countrymen as \"The King of Kings\". Born in 356 B.C. into a turbulent world of political unrest, educated by Aristotle (Barry Jones) and chosen to lead his people in the grand tradition of his powerful father (Fredric March), this glamorous world conqueror rose above all conflict to unite the continents of Europe and Asia to become one of the most celebrated rulers of all time! Written, produced and directed by Oscar - winner Robert Rossen and featuring the extraordinary Claire Bloom and a remarkable cast of thousands, this stunning portrait of one of history\'s most fascinating figures is colossal entertainment and an amazing spectacle.

Scrooge

Scrooge

Scrooge
IMDb: 8.1
86 min

Ebeneezer Scrooge (Alastair Sim) contentedly meanders through his life as a cruel miser until one fateful Christmas Eve when he is visited by three ghosts. The spirits show him how his behavior over the years has made him a lonely, bitter old man, and how his heart has grown colder. Using events from Scrooge\'s idealistic past, dreary present and dismal future, the apparitions try their best to melt his steely soul. Tightfisted Ebeneezer Scrooge learns the error of his ways through the intervention of the ghost of his former partner and of the three spirits and, just in time for the holidays, manages to make everyone\'s lives a little brighter, his included!

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Genre: Best Fantasy