With British Movietonews (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
2. Apocalypse: The Second World War (2009)
312 min | Documentary, History, War
Apocalypse: The Second World War(2009) is a six-part French documentary about the Second World War. The documentary is composed exclusively of actual footage of the war as filmed by war ... See full summary »
3. Mrs Henderson Presents (2005)
R | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
Laura Henderson buys an old London theater and opens it up as the Windmill, a performance hall which goes down in history for, among other things, its all-nude revues.
Votes: 14,665 | Gross: $11.03M
4. Overlord (1975)
Not Rated | 83 min | Drama, History, War
During the Second World War a young lad is called up and, with an increasing sense of foreboding, undertakes his army training ready for D-day.
5. RKO 281 (1999 TV Movie)
R | 86 min | Biography, Drama
6. The Wildest Dream (2010)
PG | 94 min | Documentary, Adventure, Biography
Uses astonishing visuals to tell the intersecting stories of George Mallory, the first man to attempt a summit of Mount Everest, and Conrad Anker, the mountaineer who finds Mallory's frozen remains 75 years later.
Votes: 2,216 | Gross: $0.87M
7. Revelation (2001)
R | 111 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Dating back to the time of Jesus Christ, an ancient relic known as the Loculus has been fought over by the forces of light and darkness down the centuries. Created in 50 A.D., the wood ... See full summary »
9. World War 2: The Complete History (2000– )
50 min | Documentary, History, War
The greatest conflict of the Twentieth Century. "World War 2: The Complete History" offers a broad scoped, yet in-depth and neutral perspective of the Second World War. From its beginning ... See full summary »
Star: Peter Dickson
10. Codebreaker (2011 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 62 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
The highs and lows of Alan Turing's life, tracking his extraordinary accomplishments, his government persecution through to his tragic death in 1954. In the last 18 months of his short life... See full summary »
13. Cleopatra: The Film That Changed Hollywood (2001 TV Movie)
119 min | Documentary, History
A trip through the idiosyncrasies and difficulties of making one of the most tormented movies ever filmed.
15. The Lion Cub from Harrods (2009 TV Movie)
This documentary tells the heart warming story of Christian, a lion cub purchased from a London department store in the late 60's and successfully released into the African wild three years... See full summary »
16. Sus (I) (2010)
91 min | Drama
1979: Election Night - A police interview room. Delroy's pregnant wife has been found dead in a pool of blood and he is brought in as the chief suspect. He is interrogated by D.S. Karn, a ... See full summary »
17. The Codebreaker Who Hacked Hitler (2015 TV Movie)
60 min | History, War
Thanks to the movie "The Imitation Game" many people know that Alan Turing was one of the men behind breaking the german coding machine Enigma during World War II. But an equally important ... See full summary »
18. Warlords (2007 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 214 min | Documentary
This 2-disc series covers the dynamic relationships between the four major warlords of the second world war and their strategic aspirations and fears.
20. Spitfire Women (2010 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary, History, War
Using interviews, archive footage and reconstruction, this documentary looks at the Air Transport Auxiliary, a band of female pilots who aided the war effort in World War II.
21. Tasmanian Devil: The Fast and Furious Life of Errol Flynn (2007 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime
The story of Tasmanian-born actor Errol Flynn whose short & flamboyant life, full of scandals, adventures, loves and excess was largely played out in front of the camera - either making ... See full summary »
24. The Secret Life of Bob Monkhouse (2011 TV Movie)
90 min | Documentary
When Bob Monkhouse's widow died and his house was being prepared for market, the amazing extent of his private collection of video and audio recordings was realized. Among them were many ... See full summary »
27. Operation Crossbow (2011)
59 min | Documentary
The heroic tales of World War II are legendary, but Operation Crossbow is a little known story that deserves to join the hall of fame: how the Allies used 3D photos to thwart the Nazis' ... See full summary »
30. Stephen Fry's 100 Greatest Gadgets (2011 TV Movie)
146 min | Documentary
Stephen Fry chooses and presents his 100 all-time favourite gadgets that have revolutionised our individual and collective lives, from hi-tech to historical, the domestic to the downright ... See full summary »
39. Generation Jedi (2005 TV Movie)
56 min | Documentary
On the eve of the London premiere of Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005), Dermot O'Leary recalls his love for Star Wars from childhood obsession through to disgruntled adult.
42. The Royal Tour of Queen Elizabeth and Philip (1954)
Approved | 96 min | Documentary
This 1954 film---50,000 Royal miles in CinemaScope and Eastman Color/Colour---covers the earlier-in-the-year six-months tour of the British Commonwealth by Queen Elizabeth and Philip, later... See full summary »
Star: Leslie Mitchell
47. Twilight City (1989)
52 min | Documentary
A woman's letter to her mother, and interviews with historians and journalists reveal London as a gentrified city where people live in worlds separated by race and class.