Category Archives: British Movies

Horrors Of The Black Museum (1959)

One of the better British Crime/Horror movies that should be on the movies to see list. Michael Gough is really good as a reporter/true crime writer looking into a series of murders in London. The title refers to a museum … Continue reading

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Gideon Of Scotland Yard (Gideon’s Day) (1958)

Excellent movie based on characters created by prolific author John Creasey writing as J.J.Marric. The movie was directed by John Ford. Jack Hawkins is at the top of his game as Inspector George Gideon of Scotland Yard. The movie follows … Continue reading

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Juggernaut (The Demon Doctor) (1936)

Melodrama with a capitol M with Boris Karloff as a doctor who must continue his experiments. Mona Goya gives a lesson in overacting as the French wife of an ill and elderly millionaire. Boris does what he can with the … Continue reading

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Payroll (I Promised To Pay) (1961)

Excellent caper movie about an armored van robbery. This one is for the must see list. It’s been unjustly overlooked and should be brought back by some TV station so crime movie fans can see it. It has been released … Continue reading

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Journey To The Far Side Of The Sun (Doppelganger) (1969)

Some real good effects from the art department help move things along as an unmanned probe finds a planet on the other side of the Sun.  The next step is to send a manned ship to find out all about … Continue reading

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Mantrap (Man In Hiding) (1953)

Slow moving adaption of Elleston Trevor’s “Queen In Danger.” It was part of his Hugo Bishop series. Bishop is a London lawyer that likes to help people in trouble. His fiancee Vera Gorringe is his secretary. Thelma Speight (Lois Maxwell) … Continue reading

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The Camels Are Coming (1934)

No middle ground. Either you love these kind of movies or you can’t stand them. Jack Hulbert, sings,dances and mugs his way through this over the top goofy movie about an Air Force squadron leader looking for drug smugglers in … Continue reading

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