Drama

Drama

Drama
Forest path or mountaintop--the right shoes take you to the top in comfort. Leather or high-performance breathable material? The choice is up to you.

Display per page
Sort by
181 - 210 of 213 results

After minister Sam Whitehead (Andy Griffith) moves to his new post in a small Kansas town, he finds that the place is in total gridlock because of a feud between the families of Mayor Will Sinclair (Henry Jones) and his rival Axel Gresham (Edgar Buchanan). Meanwhile, Sam's reckless brother-in-law, Bubba (Jerry Van Dyke), turns the church boiler into an alcohol still. Sam is ready to quit when his friend Art (Gary Collins) decides to enter politics in order to change the town for the better.

£5.75 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

Drew Barrymore was 11 when she played 11-year-old Lisa who has no time for toys; she's too busy taking care of her siblings and cooking for her mother. 
During the Christmas Eve blizzard, Lisa travels to Toyland in Wizard of Oz-like fashion and arrives just in time for a wedding. 
Young Mary Contrary is about to marry mean, old Barnaby Barnacle, despite the fact that she loves Jack Be Nimble (Keanu Reeves).

Starring:
Drew Barrymore
Richard Mulligan 
Eileen Brennan 
Keanu Reeves 
Jill Schoelen 
Googy Gress 
Pat Morita

£5.00 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

A young boy travels back in time to 1927 using his elderly neighbour's time machine to try to stop his grandfather's planned flight across the Atlantic.

£5.00 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

Brink! is a 1998 set in the backdrop of aggressive inline skating. The film was written by Jeff Schechter and directed by Greg Beeman. The film stars Erik von Detten as Andy "Brink" Brinker, a high school inline skater who joins a group of sponsored aggressive inline skaters to earn money to help his financially troubled family. The film is considered a modern and loosely based adaptation of Mary Mapes Dodge's 1865 novel Hans Brinker, or The Silver Skates.

£5.99 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

A well-remembered and impressive drama serial set in the world of medicine. 

Edgar Pascoe is a highly successful and charismatic cardiac surgeon. Pre-eminent in his field, he is the embodiment of the upper echelons of medicine: urbane, assured, supremely confident in his own abilities. But he is not infallible - either in the operating theatre or in his private life with his divided family. 
A well-remembered and impressive drama serial set in the world of medicine. 
 
Edgar Pascoe is a highly successful and charismatic cardiac surgeon. Pre-eminent in his field, he is the embodiment of the upper echelons of medicine: urbane, assured, supremely confident in his own abilities. But he is not infallible - either in the operating theatre or in his private life with his divided family. 
£12.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

The great John Gielgud takes the role of the ghost in Oscar Wilde's story.

A young American couple inherits an English castle, only to find that it is haunted by the spirit of a disgraced ancestor, doomed to stay on the estate because of his cowardice.

The only way he can escape is if one of his descendants performs an heroic act.

Starring:
John Gielgud 
Ted Wass 
Andrea Marcovicci 
Alyssa Milano
Jeff Harding 
Lila Kaye 
Harold Innocent 
George Baker

£5.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

Blacksmith Charley (Dan Blocker - Hoss from Bonanza) invests in a mail-order bride, and townsfolk of Calico County talk Sadie (Nanette Fabray) into posing as the bride-to-be when the real bride fails to appear.

Starring:
Dan Blocker
Nanette Fabray
Jim Backus 
Wally Cox 
Jack Elam 
Henry Jones 
Stubby Kaye 
Mickey Rooney 
Noah Beery Jr.

£5.00 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

Bay Kennish is a teenager who grew up in a wealthy family with two parents and a brother. Fellow teen Daphne Vasquez, who lost her hearing at an early age, was raised by a single mother in a working-class neighborhood. One day in her high-school chemistry class, Bay discovers that her blood type doesn't match either of her parents'. Official tests confirm that Bay is not her parents' birth child. When the Kennish family meets Daphne and her mom, Regina, they realize that the girls were switched at birth. The news prompts the Kennishes to allow Regina -- who is experiencing financial difficulties -- Daphne and Daphne's grandmother to live in their guest house. The two polar-opposite families struggle to learn how to live together for the sake of the girls, who try to keep their footing in both the world they know and the new one into which they are thrown. 

£35.00 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

Hearts and Minds is a British television series created by Jimmy McGovern and first aired on Channel 4 from 16 February to 9 March 1995. The series won the Royal Television Society award for Best Serial Drama.

The series is about a young teacher at a tough Liverpool high school. After working in a factory, Drew Mackenzie (Christopher Eccleston) manages to educate himself to become a teacher. He wants to share his idealistic approach to rising above his circumstances with his Liverpool students, but soon finds himself caught in the crossfire of racial tensions, homophobia, and the difficult home lives of the teenagers.

According to series creator Jimmy McGovern, the series was based in part on the three years he spent as an English teacher at the Quarry Bank school in Liverpool. The series was well reviewed by British critics, who praised its realism as compared to other well known school dramas.

£12.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

RAW is an Irish drama television series which was broadcast on RTÉ. The show focuses on the staff at a Dublin restaurant. 

 

£37.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

A Man Called Intrepid is based on the best-selling book by William Stevenson, this 3-Part mini series begins in 1939, just before the outbreak of WWII. With his warnings of Hitler's treachery going ignored, out-of-power politician Winston Churchill (Nigel Stock) approaches patriotic Canadian industrialist Sir William Stephenson (David Niven) with an unusual request. Sir William is asked to use his own funds to secretly organize an Allied espionage network, to be set in motion the moment Hitler shows his hand. Joining in this covert operation is American president Franklin D. Roosevelt, who, risking possible impeachment, encourages Sir William to establish a training base for spies in Ontario. Other concerned parties include the courageous French expatriate Madelaine (Barbara Hershey) and Sir Willi.am's right-hand man Evan Michaelain (Michael York).

£49.99 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

In 1945, the Carlions assemble at an English country house for a family gathering. During the event, they must determine who is to take over the family brewing empire, since the present head of the business, Sir Frederick, is getting old. The results of the 1945 general election causes a major stir, and some angry farmers occupy a barn.

Stars: Frederick Alexander, Jill Bennett, Eliza Buckingham

£6.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

A rebellious local authority fights the Government when faced with enormous spending cuts. Chief Constable McBride must make a crucial decision.

Runtime: 90 min
Release Date: 8 December 1981 

£6.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

Through a series of real and imagined encounters with angels, demons, and England's pagan past, a pastor's son begins to question his religion and politics, and comes to terms with his sexuality.

Country: UK
Language: English
Release Date: 21 March 1974
Run Time 90 Mins

£6.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

Three suspected terrorists are arrested after a bomb explosion. Various techniques of psychological torture are used upon them, resulting in revelations about the interrogators as well as the interrogated

Country: UK
Language: English
Release Date: 14 October 1981

£6.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

Three men at three different times in history come to Mow Cop Hill in search of sanctuary from their troubles: a Roman soldier, an English Civil War rebel and a 1970s teenager. Somehow they seem to be linked through an energy within the hill and an axe. Is history doomed to repeat itself or can loving another person free them?

Country: UK
Language: English
Release Date: 17 January 1978

£6.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

The working day of nurse Alan Welbeck at a psychiatric ward. Points out the conditions in UK mental hospitals - understaffing, overwork, bad pay, old inadequate buildings and unsatisfactory patient treatment and cure.

Country: UK
Language: English
Release Date: 27 February 1975
Runtime: 92 min

£6.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

When Denis Midgley's father is rushed to hospital, Midgley drops everything to be by his side. They've never really got on, so Midgley wants to be sure he's there if his father ever regains consciousness. As he hates his job as a schoolteacher, and his home-life with his wife, her senile mother and their insolent teenage son, he has no qualms about lingering around the hospital. But as days turn into weeks, his father obstinately refuses to 'slip away', and Denis' motivation for staying by his father's bedside has more and more to do with Valery, a young nurse

Country: UK
Language: English
Release Date: 9 November 1982
Runtime: 80 min

£6.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

Made as part of the BBC series Play For Today, Licking Hitler deals with the propaganda campaign by the Allies in WW2.

Country: UK
Language: English
Release Date: 10 January 1978 

in

£6.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

Playwright Christopher Hudson finds his medical problem hinders his writing. He employs secretary Sandra George and dictates his new play to her, but tensions soon develop between the two. As Hudson creates, scenes from his play are dramatized and interpolated. The play being created is Dennis Potter's Angels Are So Few, seen with a totally different cast from the 1970 BBC production.

Country: UK
Language: English
Release Date: 12 February 1973 
Runtime: 74 min

 

£6.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

Charismatic detective wise-cracks his way through murder mysteries.

Mayo and the team investigate the apparent murder of Marian Dove, the matriarch of a family-owned glass business. Working late one night, Marian is lured onto the shop floor where someone arranges ...

£10.00 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

Jerome K. Jerome’s novel of pre-World War innocence brought to the screen by Tom Stoppard .

Starring:
Tim Curry 
Michael Palin 
Stephen Moore 
Bill Stewart 
Michael Elphick

£6.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

Drama investigating the life of a prostitute in a pseudo-documentary style. 

£6.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

Based on a memoir of English writer Laurie Lee & featuring narration by Lee himself, this made-for-television adaptation begins in wartime 1918 with Lees family moving to the Gloucestershire countryside. Juliet Stevenson shines as the matriarch of this large blended family, a compassionate & distracted woman who pines for the broods missing father. The movie takes Lee from a young boy sleeping in his mothers bed through his girl-obsessed adolescence, fondly dealing with an assortment of relatives, schoolmates & villagers along the way. Lee doesnt actually have cider with girlfriend Rosie until a few minutes before the 82-minute movie ends, but in the meantime Charles Beeson, directing from an adaptation by John Mortimer, has offered up a gentle homage to long-passed era.

£6.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

Children of the Stones was made in 1977 and is pretty scarey considering it was shown at tea time on childrens itv.It tells the story of an astrophysicist called Adam and his son Mathew who arrive in a small village in England called Milbury.On there arrival they notice the locals act very peculiar indeed.Each one seems to greet them with the words ''happy days'' in a trance like fashion.Soon they realise that the village is surrounded by ancient stones and the cause of the there strange behavior could be connected.Starring Blake's 7 Gareth Thomas and the Ambrosian Singers.This powerfull and atmospheric 7 part series is still as scarey today as it was then.

£7.25 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

Once again the three miners from Derbyshire return to our screens.In Shakespeare or Bust the three friends decide to hire a boat and explore the waterways of the Stratford upon Avon.In this classic Play for Today from 1973.Shakespeare or Bust is part of the Play for Today trilogy about Abe,Em and Art (Douglas Livingston,Ray Mort and Brian Glover).The other two plays are ''The Fishing Party'' and ''Three for the Fancy''.

£6.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

A trilogy of tales based on the works and lives of the Grimm brothers.The three stories that are told are as follows.The Dancing Princess,The Cobbler and the Elves,Singing Bone.Along with some great acting and good special effects especially the claymation.This is a great film for its time and won an Academy Award and was nominated for three more.

Runtime: 90 min
Release Date: 8 December 1981 

£6.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

Classic Hip Hop/Rap 80''s era film (Starring RUN DMC & THE BEASTIE BOYS) .The story is centre's around the death of Run dmc's friend who is killed by a record company owner (who is also an evil drug dealer).Run dmc set out take to take the law into there own hands.With music from Public Enemy and appearances from Slick Rick and The Beastie Boys this is a music for all retro 80's hip hop/rap fans out there.

£6.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

The Boy who turned Yellow is part of the Childrens Film Foundation collection.The storys centre's around a boy called John who goes on a school trip to the tower of London.While there John loses his pet mouse and vows to return to find her later.While back at school John is sent home for falling asleep in class.He catches the tube and all of a sudden there is a flash and everyone on the tube turns yellow.With the help of Nick,John learns all about electricity,invades the tower of London and finds his mouse.1 

£6.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

I know my first name is Steven is true story of a little boy lost and found.Seven year old Steven Stayner was abducted on his way home from school by a degenerate.Who convinced the boy his parents had abandoned him.Subjected to years of sexual abuse and lies Steven was numbed into submission.When Steven was 14 his abductor brought home another boy ,five year old Timmy.And Steven found the courage to escape with the child.Could he find his real family?And could the ever be a family again?.''I know my first name is Steven'' will break your heart,then heal it.

£6.50 *

In stock
can be shipped within 3 days

* Prices include VAT, plus delivery
181 - 210 of 213 results