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by paulofilmo
Sat May 08, 2010 7:50 am
Forum: Movie-Specific
Topic: UK TV Film Recommendations
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Re: UK TV Film Recommendations

Yesters rush missed prompting outlaw josey wales and LiT.
nvm, good day.

Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (Film)
London-based gangster movie directed by Guy Ritchie. Eddie and his three friends find enough money to take on Hatchet Harry in a poker game but Eddie's cheated out of his money and runs up a huge debt. To avoid the loss of some digits, the four have to come up with a money-making scheme and, as luck would have it, an overheard conversation, two priceless antique shotguns and a rich drug dealer might just get them out of trouble.
Director: Guy Ritchie
Starring: Jason Flemyng, Dexter Fletcher, Nick Moran, Jason Statham, Steven Mackintosh, Nicholas Rowe, Vinnie Jones
(Stereo, Widescreen, Followed by Local Weather, Subtitles, Audio Described, 1998, 18, 4 Star) (Get more information on this movie)

Naked (Film)
Mike Leigh's film stars David Thewlis as a misogynist out-of-work Mancunian who visits ex-girlfriend Lesley Sharp in London. Things get complicated when he sleeps with her flat-mate Katrin Cartlidge and then takes to the streets to discuss his bleak philosophy with anyone he meets. Meanwhile, creepy landlord Greg Crutwell has plans for both the girls.
Director: Mike Leigh
Starring: David Thewlis, Lesley Sharp, Katrin Cartlidge
(Widescreen, Subtitles, 1993, 18, 4 Star)

TCM (and 0010 on TCM2):
Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (Film)
Nottingham factory worker Arthur drinks, fights and fornicates his way through life but how long can his rebellion last? Banned by local authorities for its harsh depiction of urban strife, the first of Britain's 'kitchen sink' dramas has the perfect anti-hero in Albert Finney.
Director: Karel Reisz
Starring: Albert Finney, Shirley Anne Field, Rachel Roberts, Hylda Baker, Norman Rossington, Bryan Pringle
(Black and White, 1960, PG, 4 Star) (Get more information on this movie)

Mephisto (Film)
Haunting take on the Faust legend as actor Klaus Maria Brandauer ingratiates himself with the Nazi party at the expense of his soul. German language with subtitles.
Director: István Szabó
Starring: Klaus-Maria Brandauer, Krystyna Janda, Ildikó Bánsági, Rolf Hoppe, György Cserhalmi, Péter Andorai
(Widescreen, 1981, 15, 3 Star) (Get more information on this movie)