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Isadora (TV Movie 1966)
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The outrageous life of the American dancer of the 1920s, Isadora Duncan, whom Ken Russell described as "part genius and part charlatan".

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A drab little English seaside town tries to improve its image - and increase its revenues - by holding a film festival. When a famous continental star agrees to attend, things get out of hand.

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Biographical film of the life of French sculptor Henri Gaudier-Brzeska.

Director: Ken Russell
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The Rainbow (1989)
Action | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A young woman deals in her own personal way with the trials of adolescence and young adulthood in early 1900s England.

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Omnibus (1967–2003)
Documentary | Biography | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Arts documentary series with concerts and experimental dramatizations.

Stars: Humphrey Burton, David Collings, Michael Hordern
Biography | Comedy | Drama
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Piano teacher Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky struggles against his homosexuality by marrying, but unfortunately he chooses a nymphomaniac whom he cannot satisfy.

Director: Ken Russell
Stars: Richard Chamberlain, Glenda Jackson, Max Adrian
Documentary | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A personal and nostalgic film about an apartment building in Bayswater, where Russell once lived, and about the residents who inhabited it. The building is demolished to make way for an ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Russell
Stars: James Burr, Elizabeth Collins, Margaret Ann Croft
Women in Love (1969)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Two best friends fall in love with a pair of women, but the relationships soon go in very different directions.

Director: Ken Russell
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Preservation Man (TV Movie 1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

About Spike Milligan and Bruce Lacey. Two eccentrics of many trades. Song and dance sequences mixed together with music and inventions, speaking machines of the future.

Director: Ken Russell
Stars: Bruce Lacey, Barbelle Martin
Poet's London (TV Short 1959)
Short | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

John Betjeman muses on the origins of his poetry in a bomb-scarred London, and performs some of his work.

Director: Ken Russell
Stars: John Betjeman
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Director: Ken Russell
Lourdes (1958)
Short
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About modern day pilgrims to Lourdes. Russell brings out the commercialism of Lourdes. The scenes of rows of people in wheelchairs would come back in Tommy.

Director: Ken Russell
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Huw Wheldon Huw Wheldon ...  Himself - Presenter / ... 22 episodes, 1958-1965
John Berger ...  Himself - Presenter / ... 8 episodes, 1958-1965
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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 February 1958 (UK) See more »

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Mono

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1.33 : 1
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Soundtracks

'Marcia' from 'Serenade For Strings', Op. 11
(uncredited)
Composed by Dag Wirén
Performed by The Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra (as The Stockholm Radio Orchestra)
Conducted by Stig Westerberg
[series theme tune]
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