Charles Crichton Films

There was some head-scratching when it was announced that John Cleese had requested Charles Crichton direct A Fish Called Wanda. Charles Who? Didn't Cleese realise he should entrust the biggest film of his career to a young, thrusting go-getter rather than to this old timer, then in his late seventies.

But Cleese new exactly what he was doing. He'd seen Crichto... [+]

Highlights

Charles Crichton, 1988

£5.99

A Fish Called Wanda (Special Edition)

A bright spot for British comedy from the 1980s, A Fish Called Wanda was a mammot...

DVD

Charles Crichton, 1951

£17.49

The Lavender Hill Mob (Restored)

One of the most affectionately remembered of the Ealing comedies, The Lavender Hi...

Blu-ray

Charles Crichton, 1945

£13.99

Recommended Star

Painted Boats

For generations the Stoner and Smith families have lived and worked on the canals. But now this i...

DVD

Charles Crichton Film Listing

Robert Hamer, Charles Crichton, 1939-53

£8.99

Recommended Star

Ealing Studios Rarities Collection: Volume 10

A tenth volume of long-unseen rarities from the Ealing archives. Contains Let's B...

DVD

Basil Dearden, Robert Hamer, 1945

£13.99

Recommended Star

Dead of Night (Special Edition)

A superb British portmanteau horror film from 1945, Dead of Night draws on materi...

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Charles Crichton, 1950

£13.99

Dance Hall

An episodic tale of four factory girls (Petula Clark, Natasha Parry, Jane Hylton and Diana Dors) ...

DVD

Basil Dearden, Robert Hamer, 1945

£17.49

Recommended Star

Dead of Night (Special Edition)

A superb British portmanteau horror film from 1945, Dead of Night draws on materi...

Blu-ray

Charles Crichton, 1952

£13.99

The Titfield Thunderbolt (Restored)

A delightful comedy of community spirit tale written by celebrated Ealing regular...

DVD

Basil Dearden, Robert Hamer, 1945

£11.69

Dead of Night

A superb British portmanteau horror film from 1945, Dead of Night draws on material from HG Wells...

DVD

Robert Hamer, Alexander Mackendrick, 1955

£18.49

The Best of Ealing Collection

The very best of Ealing Studios. Features Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949), The La...

DVD

Charles Crichton, 1949

£13.99

Train of Events

Ealing Studios production following the stories of a variety of different people caught up in the...

DVD

Charles Crichton, 1958

£8.99

Law and Disorder

Michael Redgrave and Robert Morley head a stellar cast in Law and Disorder - a marvellous comedy ...

DVD

Charles Crichton, 1945

£13.99

Recommended Star

Painted Boats

For generations the Stoner and Smith families have lived and worked on the canals. But now this i...

DVD

Charles Crichton, 1947

£10.99

Against The Wind

Thoughtful, tense Ealing wartime thriller about a traitor in the ranks of a group being trained f...

DVD

Charles Crichton, 1951

£13.99

The Lavender Hill Mob (Restored)

One of the most affectionately remembered of the Ealing comedies, The Lavender Hi...

DVD

Terence Fisher, Charles Crichton, 1937-1959

£22.49

Great British Movies: Film Noir

Contains Hunted (1952), So Long at the Fair (1950), 21 Days (1937), Turn the Key ...

DVD

Charles Crichton, 1964

£11.99

Recommended Star

The Third Secret

One of Britain's leading psychiatrists has committed suicide. His teenage daughter (Pamela Frankl...

DVD

Charles Crichton, 1947

£11.49

Hue and Cry

The first Ealing comedy. A group of boys discover crooks have hidden coded instructions in their ...

DVD

Charles Crichton, 1952

£15.99

The Titfield Thunderbolt (Restored)

A delightful comedy of community spirit tale written by celebrated Ealing regular...

Blu-ray

Charles Crichton, 1944

£11.49

Recommended Star

For Those in Peril

Turned down by the RAF for air service on medical grounds, Pilot Officer Rawlings instead joins A...

DVD

Charles Crichton, 1952

£6.49

Recommended Star

Hunted

Commencing with a little boy running through the streets of London clutching a teddy bear, this i...

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