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RAYMOND DURGNAT'S PANTHEON TIER TWO: IMPORTANT BRITISH MOVIES

by Flying Dutchman
RAYMOND DURGNAT'S PANTHEON TIER TWO: IMPORTANT BRITISH MOVIES by Flying Dutchman
This list is taken from Raymond Durgnat’s A Mirror for England the indispensable study of British cinema from (roughly) the 40’ to the 60’s first published 1970, he sketched out a list of three tiers ; 1) Major Movies 2) Important Movies (This List is devoted to this first part of the Pantheon.) 3) Delightful, Interesting or Erratic Movies. The Boys (1962) Carry on Nurse (1959) Children on Trial (1947) A Circle of Deception (1960) Dance Pretty Lady (1932) David (1951) The Do-It-Yourself Cartoon Kit (1961) Dracula (1958) Everybody’s Nobody (1966) Industrial Britain (1933) The Love Match (1955) March to Aldermaston (1959) Old Bones of the… Read more

This list is taken from Raymond Durgnat’s A Mirror for England the indispensable study of British cinema from (roughly) the 40’ to the 60’s first published 1970, he sketched out a list of three tiers ;

1) Major Movies
2) Important Movies (This List is devoted to this first part of the Pantheon.)
3) Delightful, Interesting or Erratic Movies.

The Boys (1962)
Carry on Nurse (1959)
Children on Trial (1947)
A Circle of Deception (1960)
Dance Pretty Lady (1932)
David (1951)
The Do-It-Yourself Cartoon Kit (1961)
Dracula (1958)
Everybody’s Nobody (1966)
Industrial Britain (1933)
The Love Match (1955)
March to Aldermaston (1959)
Old Bones of the River (1938)
Polygamous Polonius (1960)
The Rakes Progress (1945)
Refuge England (1959)
The Rise and Fall of Emily Sprod (1962)
Rotten to the Core (1965)
Term of Trial (1962)
Tiger in the Smoke (1956)
Together (1956)
The Way to the Stars (1945)
Windom’s Way (1957)

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