British Film

Often caricatured as no more than stiff upper lips and starched bonnets, British film actually offers some of the most vibrant and exciting movies there are. It's not just the acknowledged classics crafted by the likes of David Lean, Powell and Pressburger or Ealing studios: DVD and Blu-ray are introducing us to forgotten treasures that show just how passionate British film can be.

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John Michael McDonagh, 2013

£15.99

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Calvary

A darkly comic Irish thriller, Calvary stars Brendan Gleeson as Father James, the local clergyman...

DVD

Montgomery Tully, 1957

£9.99

The Hypnotist

Roland Culver plays a psychiatrist with deadly intentions in this 1957 crime thriller - a classic...

DVD

Martin McDonagh, 2008

£16.99

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In Bruges

Crime comedy directed by Academy Award winner Martin McDonagh. After being ordered to murder a pr...

DVD

1942-61

£48.49

John Mills Centenary Collection (Volume 1)

A collection of eight films starring the great British actor. Features In Which W...

DVD

Stephen Frears, 2013

£16.99

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Philomena

Steve Coogan and Judi Dench star in Philomena - an Oscar-nominated drama about a mother's search ...

DVD

Don Sharp, 1979

£11.99

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Bear Island

Donald Sutherland, Vanessa Redgrave, Richard Widmark, Christopher Lee and Lloyd Bridges star in t...

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Alfred Roome, Roy Rich, 1948

£13.99

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It's Not Cricket

The second starring vehicle for Basil Radford and Naunton Wayne, following their appearance as cr...

DVD

Virginia Heath, 2014

£12.99

From Scotland with Love

Made entirely of Scottish film archive footage, From Scotland With Love is a 75-m...

DVD

Mike Leigh, 1999

£11.99

Topsy Turvy

A gloriously entertaining portrait of the musical comedy duo, lyricist WS Gilbert and composer Ar...

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Ken Loach, 2012

£16.99

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The Angels' Share

The Angels' Share, Ken Loach and Paul Laverty's whisky-heist comedy, finds the director on fine, ...

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Thomas Bentley, 1933

£8.99

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Those Were the Days

Adapted from Arthur Pinero’s ever-popular stage farce The Magistrate, Those Were the Days was a p...

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Herbert Wilcox, 1948

£8.99

Spring in Park Lane

One of several features pairing British screen sweetheart Anna Neagle with the ever-popular Micha...

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Sylvain Chomet, 2010

£16.99

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The Illusionist

A wonderful hand-painted animated feature from Sylvain Chomet (Belleville Rendezvous), The Illusi...

DVD

Ken Loach, 2014

£15.99

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Jimmy's Hall

Jimmy's Hall, the latest work by director Ken Loach, is a moving and inspirational portrait of Ir...

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Paul L. Stein, Alfred J. Goulding, 1936

£13.49

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British Musicals of the 1930s: Volume 2

From playful romantic comedies to variety extravaganzas, the British musical film...

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Robert Tronson, 1964

£9.99

Ring of Spies

There have always been spies – men and women who have pried for patriotism, for religion, for lov...

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Saxon Logan, 1985

£25.99

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Sleepwalker

When wealthy couple Richard and Angela visit Marion and Alex in their decaying family home, their...

DVD+Blu-ray

Jonathan Teplitzky, 2013

£16.99

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The Railway Man

A war drama adapted from Eric Lomax's memoirs about his experiences in a POW camp, The Railway Ma...

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