Nosferatu is the original Dracula movie - and still, after eighty years, the scariest.When Bram stokers widow refused to grant Murnau the rights to Dracula, Murnau and his screenwriter Henrik Galeen simply changed the characters names and went ahead with the film, creating one of the greatest horror movies, not just of the silent screen, but of all time.Munraus visionary direction and the chilling
Low-budget realist feature drama recently rediscovered and restored from acclaimed African-American director Charles Burnett. Stan (Henry G Sanders) is a gentle dreamer whose job at a slaughterhouse is starting to take a...
A two-disc collection of films from the BFI Archive which provides a fascinating portrait of the British cycling experience on film, including short dramas, animations, advertisements, newsreel items and public information films. Taking the viewer on a tour from nineteenth-century ladies elegantly cycling to the cut-throat 1928 Olympic trials at the Herne Hill Velodrome and the careless BMX kids
A masterpiece of law and disorder, Robert Siodmaks film noir classic depicts a timeless battle of good versus evil on the streets of New York. Childhood friends Martin Rome (Richard Conte), a charismatic and ruthless criminal, and Lieutenant Candella (Victor Mature), a dogged and tireless cop, go head-to-head as Rome attempts to forge an alibi through intimidation and menace. Seductively callous
The Werner Herzog Collection - an extensive DVD box set compiling 18 films from the legendary German director. Features digitally remastered presentations of classics such as Aguirre, Wrath of God (1972); The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser (1974); Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979) and Fitzcarraldo (1982) plus many of Herzogs hugely acclaimed short films. Extras include Jack Bonds long-unseen South Bank Show