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My British cinema culture

Mr. J. Dew "white rabbit"
 
The Italian Job - 40th Anniversary Edition [DVD] [1969]
The Italian Job - 40th Anniversary Edition [DVD] [1969]
"just fun but riddled with a Brit attitude: success is failing!"
Village of the Damned / Children of the Damned [DVD] [2006]
Village of the Damned / Children of the Damned [DVD] [2006]
"classic Wyndham:how he uses science fiction to tackle bigger more subtle issues."
Distant Voices, Still Lives [1988] [DVD]
Distant Voices, Still Lives [1988] [DVD]
"the high point of Britsh Post War art cinema and all about childhood"
The Life of Brian / Monty Python and the Holy Grail Double Pack [DVD] [1974]
The Life of Brian / Monty Python and the Holy Grail Double Pack [DVD] [1974]
"the two best and what my later childhood loved:wacky humour"
The Spirit of '45 [DVD]
The Spirit of '45 [DVD]
"overdue tribute to the men and women who created a new state where the character of the times was to be our brother's and our sister's keeper."
Bloody Sunday [DVD]
Bloody Sunday [DVD]
"the political shadow that hung over my childhood awareness of what was happening in the wider world"
Truly Madly Deeply [DVD] [1991]
Truly Madly Deeply [DVD] [1991]
"wonderful take on the power of loss"
Kes [DVD] [1969]
Kes [DVD] [1969]
"why boys love their pets"
Charles Dickens Box Set (Great Expectations, Oliver Twist & A Tale Of Two Cities) [DVD]
Charles Dickens Box Set (Great Expectations, Oliver Twist & A Tale Of Two Cities) [DVD]
"the best Dickens on film and his love of seeing things through a child's mind"
Fish Tank [DVD] [2009]
Fish Tank [DVD] [2009]
"as it is..new generation british realism through a teenagers eyes"
Everyday [DVD]
Everyday [DVD]
"rather special take on how time helps us grow"
Life Is Sweet [DVD]
Life Is Sweet [DVD]
"super portrait of British family life end of the 80s"
The Best Of Ealing Studios Collection [DVD]
The Best Of Ealing Studios Collection [DVD]
"Ealing Comedies were the quintessential afternoon tv delight"
The Rank 70th Anniversary Collection - 8 DVD Box Set (Brief Encounter / The 39 Steps / The Wicked Lady / Genevieve / The Red Shoes / A Matter Of Life And Death / Hamlet / Henry V)
The Rank 70th Anniversary Collection - 8 DVD Box Set (Brief Encounter / The 39 Steps / The Wicked Lady / Genevieve / The Red Shoes / A Matter Of Life And Death / Hamlet / Henry V)
"has all the classics I grew up with that define british cinema"
The Innocents [1961] [DVD]
The Innocents [1961] [DVD]
"just one very scary ghost story: ghost stories rather than horror were a big part of growing up"
If.... [1968] [DVD]
If.... [1968] [DVD]
"If...the sort of film that stirs your sense of whats right"
This Is Spinal Tap - 25th Anniversary Edition [DVD]
This Is Spinal Tap - 25th Anniversary Edition [DVD]
"this may not be British directed but it is in every other sense of its observations"
Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten [DVD]
Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten [DVD]
"understanding growing up in my England means this is required viewing"
Submarine [DVD]
Submarine [DVD]
"a terrific British coming of age drama, with an outstanding central performance by relative newcomer Craig Roberts."
Nowhere Boy [DVD]
Nowhere Boy [DVD]
"wonderful take on Lenonn's later childhood"
Help [DVD] [1965]
Help [DVD] [1965]
"encapsulate severything fun and wacky during my childhood"
Doctor Who: Genesis of the Daleks [DVD] [1975]
Doctor Who: Genesis of the Daleks [DVD] [1975]
"one of the best from the early Doctor Whos.all children viewed this from behind the sofa"
The World's End [DVD]
The World's End [DVD]
"a new comedy in an old vein.straight from the spirit of self deprecating british humour"
A Man For All Seasons (Collector's Edition) [1966] [DVD] [2007]
A Man For All Seasons (Collector's Edition) [1966] [DVD] [2007]
"there were always historical drama being made, still are, this is one of the best from my youth"
From the Sea to the Land Beyond [DVD]
From the Sea to the Land Beyond [DVD]
"a lyrical portrait of Britain's coastline: the place we all escaped to in our imaginations"