Last updated June 07, 2023
When King Henry II (Peter O'Toole) names his former drinking partner Thomas à Becket (Richard Burton) the new Archbishop of Canterbury, he counts on his friend's unbending loyalty when it comes to religious matters. But he doesn't expect Becket to take his job so seriously. O'Toole, Burton and co-star John Gielgud turn in a trio of Oscar-nominated performances in this critically acclaimed drama rooted deep in English history.
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This intriguing story is set in the 1930s at a country house, where two amateur sleuths, Bobby Jones and Lady Frankie Derwent, try to unravel the mystery behind a tale of murder, suspense and false identities. And the only clues the two have to go on are the puzzling last words of a dying man. Featuring characters created by Agatha Christie, Why Didn't They Ask Evans is a classic crime thriller sure to please murder-mystery fans.
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Two inexplicable murders occur at the grand rural estate of Chimneys. When Lady Eileen Brent begins investigating the deaths, she soon finds evidence of a secret society in this high-quality adaptation of a whodunit from the prolific author.
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Famed sleuth Sherlock Holmes (Christopher Plummer) is on the trail of serial killer Jack the Ripper in this intriguing mystery featuring a superb cast that includes Donald Sutherland, John Gielgud and James Mason as loyal Dr. Watson. While probing the murders of several London prostitutes, Holmes and Watson discover a labyrinthine conspiracy that stretches from the bordellos to the mental asylums to the halls of parliamentary power.
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Soar through the dangerous dogfight-filled skies of World War I with this drama that follows an ace fighter pilot's struggles to handle the rigors of combat, his duty to lead untested recruits and his growing dependence on alcohol.
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This biography chronicles the turbulent late career of volatile author D. H. Lawrence, who travels with his wife, Frieda, to America, then Mexico and finally Italy, seeking a quiet place to complete his masterwork, "Lady Chatterley's Lover."
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Malcolm McDowell portrays the infamous emperor who wielded godlike power over ancient Rome while at the same time sleeping with his sister (Teresa Ann Savoy). Helen Mirren, Peter O'Toole and John Gielgud co-star in this film produced by &NFi;Penthouse Magazine&NFi_; editor Bob Guccione and written by Gore Vidal. Warning: This unrated edition contains explicit sex, nudity and violence as well as disturbing imagery.
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