Classic Comedy

Yuzo Kawashima, 1957

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Bakumatsu Taiyô-Den (Masters of Cinema)

Voted one of the top five Japanese films ever made in a critic's poll by Japan's ...

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Frank Capra, 1934

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It Happened One Night

The first film to sweep all five major Oscars, this remarkably fresh movie is one of the screen's...

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Preston Sturges, 1941

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Sullivan's Travels

Writer-director Preston Sturges had an inspired run in the 1940s, turning out some of the funnies...

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Thomas Bentley, 1940

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The Middle Watch

British comedy starring Jack Buchanan and Greta Gynt. After battleship Captain Mailtand (Buchanan...

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Jack Smight, 1968

£11.99

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The Secret War of Harry Frigg

StarringPaulNewmaninoneofhisrarecomicroles,TheSecretWarofHarryFriggtellsthestoryo...

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Henry Edwards, 1932

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Brother Alfred

Ararely-seencomedybasedona1913farcebyPGWodehouseandHerbertWestbrook,BrotherAlfredstarsvaudevillia...

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Norman Lee, 1932

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Josser in the Army

Sunderland-bornMusic-HallstarErnieLotingawasoneofthemostaccomplishedvarietyartistsoftheearly20thc...

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Guy Hamilton, 1956

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Charley Moon

AlreadyaphenomenallysuccessfulentertainerandstalwartoftheLondonPalladium,MaxBygravesheadedanaccom...

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Frank Tashlin, 1967

£13.99

Caprice

Screen idol Doris Day tackles industrial espionage alongside Richard Harris in classic 1960s spy ...

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Ralph Thomas, 1953

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A Day to Remember

ThedartsteamofaLondonpubgoonadaytriptoBoulogneinFranceinthisratherinnocentlittleBritish1953comedy...

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Claude Chabrol, Jean-Luc Godard, 1964

£14.99

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Paris vu Par

Six short nouvelle vague films about Paris by six French directors, including Godard, Chabrol, Ro...

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Anthony Asquith, 1952

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The Importance of Being Earnest (1952)

OscarWilde’sclassiccomedyfollowsthefortunesoftwolovestruckbachelors:thewealthyand...

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Basil Dearden, 1960

£13.49

The League of Gentlemen (Dearden, 1960) (Special Edition)

One of the best British comedy crime capers in whic...

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Ken Annakin, 1962

£8.99

The Fast Lady

This 1962 Rank comedy sees Stanley Baxter play Murdoch Troon, a man attempting to woo the daughte...

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John Baxter, 1945

£8.99

Dreaming

PhenomenallysuccessfulentertainersBudFlanaganandChesneyAllenteamupwithlarger-than-lifevaudevillia...

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William Beaudine, 1935

£8.99

Dandy Dick

A1935filmfarcethatwasanearlyshowcaseforthecomedicbrillianceofWillHay,DandyDickmarkedthefirstoffou...

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Gregory Ratoff, 1940

£11.99

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I Was an Adventuress

A delightful crime comedy drama starring Peter Lorre, Erich von Stroheim and - in a rare big scre...

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Thornton Freeland, 1939

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The Gang's All Here

In one of his most popular film roles, multi-talented Scottish star Jack Buchanan plays a retired...

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