Classic Movies

  • The Big Lift

    Movie

    In 1948, the Allied powers bring the entire city of Berlin under their control. Against this backdrop, US Sergeant Hank Kowalski (Paul Douglas) cannot change his hatred for Germans, while Sergeant Danny MacCullough (Montgomery Clift) pursues an attractive German war widow. From British Pathé TV's...

  • The Great Gabbo

    Movie

    "The Great Gabbo" is an egocentric ventriloquist who treats his assistant Mary with brutality. Tired of being mistreated, she quits. However, two years later, she ends up performing as a dancer in a stage show that features him. From British Pathé TV's Classic Movie Collection.

  • The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery

    Movie

    George Fowler (Steve McQueen) joins a gang planning to rob a bank in St. Louis, hoping to use the money to help pay for his college tuition. But the gang's leader John Egan (Crahan Denton) does not trust him and the robbery does not go as planned. From British Pathé TV's Classic Movie Collection.

  • The Man with the Golden Arm

    Movie

    After getting out of prison, recovering drug addict Frankie Machine decides to straighten up, trying to get work as a drummer. However, when his former employer Schwiefka and Frankie's old drug dealer, Louis, re-enter his life, Frankie struggles to stay clean and finds himself straying back into ...

  • The Red House

    Movie

    Meg has been raised by Pete and Ellen ever since she was abandoned by her birth parents. One day, Meg and her friend Nath get close to a lonely cabin in the woods which Pete warns them is a place of terrible danger. As Meg and Nath start falling for each other, they find themselves drawn to the d...

  • The Snows of Kilimanjaro

    Movie

    Harry Street (Gregory Peck) is a writer dying from a hunting wound during an African safari. As he lies convalescent, he reflects on his failures at love and writing, telling of his writing ambitions and the story of his one true love, Cynthia (Ava Gardner), to his wife (Susan Hayward). From Brit...

  • The Strange Love of Martha Ivers

    Movie

    Young heiress Martha Ivers (Barbara Stanwyck) just wanted to run off with her friend Sam (Van Heflin), but ended up involved in a murder. Years later, Sam returns to find Martha, who is now a powerful figure married to Walter (Kirk Douglas), an alcoholic district attorney. Eventually, Sam is draw...

  • The Stranger

    Movie

    Former Nazi Franz Kindler (Orson Welles) lives undercover in Connecticut, working as a teacher and married to the headmaster's daughter (Loretta Young). But when one of his old German associates arrives in town, bringing a federal investigator (Edward G. Robinson) with him, Kindler will have to t...

  • The Strange Woman

    Movie

    In 1820s Maine, beautiful Jenny Hager (Hedy Lamarr) knows she can always get her own way with the men around her. She marries an old local businessman who grants her an important position, but she continues to play around with men, including her husband's son and the foreman of his company. From ...

  • The Time of Your Life

    Movie

    Nick's Pacific Street Saloon is where we meet several colourful characters who come to his bar, some looking for work, for love, for business or just a place to while away the hours. From British Pathé TV's Classic Movie Collection.

  • The Workhouse Ward

    Movie

    Filmed Lady Gregory play. Incredibly funny story about two grumpy men who live in an Irish workhouse. From British Pathé TV's Classic Movie Collection.

  • Three Came Home

    Movie

    Based on the true story of Agnes Newton Keith (Claudette Colbert) who endured several Japanese prisoner-of-war camps from 1941 to the end of World War II. Separated from her husband and caring for her young son, she has to face many challenges. From British Pathé TV's Classic Movie Collection.

  • Thunder in the City

    Movie

    An aggressive businessman, Dan Armstrong (Edward G. Robinson), goes to England to learn more diplomatic sales techniques. However, while in the UK, he gets involved in the exploitation of Rhodesian mines while competing with Manningdale (Ralph Richardson) for the heart of Lady Patricia (Luli Dest...

  • Till the Clouds Roll By

    Movie

    While enjoying the success of his latest and most complex Broadway musical “Show Boat”, composer Jerome Kern recalls his own life and the events that led him to this moment. The story of a man who changed the face of American stage musicals forever. From British Pathé TV's Classic Movie Collection.