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Old 05-03-2013, 19:59
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The Disney version of Robin Hood (with the fox playing Robin Hood). Used to have it on VHS as a kid. I remember it was on one Xmas about 2 years ago but thats it really.
Channel 5 showed it last year.It was 1 of their Sunday movies.The only reason i know this is because i recorded it.
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Old 17-03-2013, 18:14
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I'm not too sure the last time 'Willow' (1988) was shown on tv?
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Old 17-03-2013, 19:35
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The first time I saw the Disney Robin Hood was over Christmas 1992 on BBC2. I don't know if it was a premiere, but I'm 99.9% certain it was shown back to back with their Sword In The Stone, which definitely was a premiere. Since then I've noticed RH has been on BBC2 fairly regularly since, at all sorts of times of year and different days of the week, as if they have some kind of 'unlimited' deal attached to their copy. I wasn't aware it had been on C5 though - like I say, I last remember it being on BBC2 again fairly recently, within the past few months.

Willow I remember premiered at Christmas 1991. It hasn't been shown very frequently at all since though as far as I'm aware.
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Old 18-03-2013, 02:15
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I'm not too sure the last time 'Willow' (1988) was shown on tv?
If i remember correctly Willow last aired on ITV in 2002/2003

Another film not been on tv in long time is sylvester stallone's Oscar (1991) which also was last on tv in 2002.
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Old 18-03-2013, 02:46
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Breaking glass (1980) is the one film I would love to see again and get on DVD. I was a young 'un when I first saw this and watched quite a few times. Can't remember if the acting was up to much, but loved the way the songs were interweaved into the story and I loved the songs.

It seems now to get it on DVD you have to pay quite a bit of money and I can't justify that for a DVD, however much I want it!!!
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Old 18-03-2013, 03:53
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Wolfgang Petersen's "Shattered"

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shattered_(film)

I can only find the R2 DVD as a Polish import.
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Old 18-03-2013, 09:40
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The first time I saw the Disney Robin Hood was over Christmas 1992 on BBC2. I don't know if it was a premiere, but I'm 99.9% certain it was shown back to back with their Sword In The Stone, which definitely was a premiere. Since then I've noticed RH has been on BBC2 fairly regularly since, at all sorts of times of year and different days of the week, as if they have some kind of 'unlimited' deal attached to their copy. I wasn't aware it had been on C5 though - like I say, I last remember it being on BBC2 again fairly recently, within the past few months.
You are right. It was on over Christmas 1992, we still have it on video from then!
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Old 18-03-2013, 12:38
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Breaking glass (1980) is the one film I would love to see again and get on DVD. I was a young 'un when I first saw this and watched quite a few times. Can't remember if the acting was up to much, but loved the way the songs were interweaved into the story and I loved the songs.

It seems now to get it on DVD you have to pay quite a bit of money and I can't justify that for a DVD, however much I want it!!!
Aah indeed, a fine film of the time but i'll bet it looks flippin' dated now haha (as do i, having seen it waaaay back when Channel 4 first started iirc...i think it was released as an 18 for the cinema run and i wasn't getting away with that lol)

In a similar vein it was good to see 'The Filth and the Fury' on Film4 over the weekend....the famous 'counterpoint' to the original 'Swindle' movie by the same director and packed with footage of the time of the band live and in (erm increasingly infamous and overblown) interviews and the focus of ire from everyone from politicians to A&R men and councillors across the country.....but it was still good to look back at how original the Pistols were at the time (domestically at least, lets not get into the pro/anti-McLaren 'he robbed it all from the New York Dolls discussions....unless it's worth it's own thread haha)...good fun
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Old 18-03-2013, 23:11
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The Car (1977) - A demonic black car that terrorises people in Utah, USA.
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Old 19-03-2013, 04:38
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Aah indeed, a fine film of the time but i'll bet it looks flippin' dated now haha (as do i, having seen it waaaay back when Channel 4 first started iirc...i think it was released as an 18 for the cinema run and i wasn't getting away with that lol)

In a similar vein it was good to see 'The Filth and the Fury' on Film4 over the weekend....the famous 'counterpoint' to the original 'Swindle' movie by the same director and packed with footage of the time of the band live and in (erm increasingly infamous and overblown) interviews and the focus of ire from everyone from politicians to A&R men and councillors across the country.....but it was still good to look back at how original the Pistols were at the time (domestically at least, lets not get into the pro/anti-McLaren 'he robbed it all from the New York Dolls discussions....unless it's worth it's own thread haha)...good fun
That is one film I haven't seen, the Filth and Fury. I used to be a real fan of Film4 back in it's early days on C4. I then couldn't get it through my cable package and often forget now I can access it!!! I need to remember to look, so can actually watch the F and F when on again! I was too young for the whole punk thing (although my elder brother was into it) but do like some of the SP's stuff. Be interesting to have a watch.

I think the pro/anti Mclaren stuff, would keep people busy chatting for weeks!!!

Yeah I would imagine Breaking Glass would be so dated now! I didn't actually see the film until about 9 years after it was released due to the fact I was a kiddy when first released. But it's a film that has always stayed close to my heart and I do love the whole soundtrack. I can deal with the dated, just want to see it soooo much again
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Old 19-03-2013, 15:17
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Disney's "Basil, the Great Mouse Detective". Has it even been on Cinemagic?
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Old 19-03-2013, 22:27
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One Quatermass film that is still available to buy on DVD is this:

http://www.dvdgold.co.uk/5881-thickb...e-pit-1967.jpg

It's got Andrew Keir in it. I believe he was in one of the Peter Cushing Dalek movies, either in 1965, or 1966. Plus, it's also got Julian Glover in this, too. He was in two Dr Who stories, 'The Crusade' in 1965 during William Hartnell's era, and 'City of Death' in 1979, during Tom Baker's era.
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Old 19-03-2013, 22:59
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I don't recall the following films being on tv for a few years now:-

Fear Is The Key - An Alistair MacLean thriller with Barry Newman and Suzy Kendall. This also was Ben Kingsley's first film!

The Reincarnation Of Peter Proud - Horror starring Michael Sarazzin.

Reach For Glory - Drama set in Suffolk during World War Two.

Run Wild, Run Free - Drama about a 'mute' boy (Mark Lester) who befriends a horse on Dartmoor.
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Old 19-03-2013, 23:20
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One Quatermass film that is still available to buy on DVD is this:

http://www.dvdgold.co.uk/5881-thickb...e-pit-1967.jpg

It's got Andrew Keir in it. I believe he was in one of the Peter Cushing Dalek movies, either in 1965, or 1966. Plus, it's also got Julian Glover in this, too. He was in two Dr Who stories, 'The Crusade' in 1965 during William Hartnell's era, and 'City of Death' in 1979, during Tom Baker's era.
I have the 2 Peter Cushing Dalek films and remember Andrew Kerr in it !...hes also in one of the Chrissy Lee Dracula films aswell !..good actor !
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Old 19-03-2013, 23:20
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The Shuttered Room with Oliver Reed

On The Beach 1959 a really scary post nuceular war film !
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Old 20-03-2013, 07:05
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On The Beach 1959 a really depressing post nuceular war film !
BIB corrected for you.
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Old 20-03-2013, 16:33
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I thought that Goldie Hawn was great in this movie. Haven't seen it for about 25 years.
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Old 21-03-2013, 16:16
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'Tribute' 1980 with Jack Lemmon. He was one amazing actor and I saw this at the cinema when it was first released. Saw it again on TV only once in 1987 and never seen it since, not on TV nor is it available on DVD. Wasn't available on video either come to think about it. I loved Lemmon in this film, I would love to be able to buy a copy of this film. I wonder why it is so totally out of circulation...?
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Old 21-03-2013, 16:25
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I'm choosing to ignore the ''and DVD' part of the thread....and your shame at owning Xanadu.

Such a pity that it was Gene Kelly's last film. He deserved so much better.
Xanadu is a great film.

Gene Kelly was very good in it, the song and dance routine he did for "Whenever You're Away from Me" with Olivia was one of his best.

It was a brave attempt to do an old fashioned style musical, it may seem dated now but that only because it used 80s styles.
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Old 21-03-2013, 16:27
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Weekend at Bernies.
Been shown on ITV4 a few time since Christmas.

I'm still waiting for 'Hawks' 1988 to be shown again.
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Old 21-03-2013, 16:37
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not on tv or dvd so in the end had to watch it on you tube
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Old 21-03-2013, 17:17
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Can't remember seeing these on, would love to see them again

Women in Tropical Places

Stormy Monday
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Old 21-03-2013, 21:32
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Citizen X a harrowing true story with a great cast Donald Sutherland, Stephen Rea, Max von Sydow.I don't know if it's on DVD
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Old 22-03-2013, 00:07
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Disney's "Basil, the Great Mouse Detective". Has it even been on Cinemagic?
No I have never sen it on there. Another Disney animated classic I can think of is Oliver and Company.
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Old 22-03-2013, 00:07
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The Car (1977) - A demonic black car that terrorises people in Utah, USA.
can't tell you when or what channel this was on but my dad watched it on some channel last year and fell asleep
and asked me if I had it, I didn't but ordered it from the states for him.
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