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The Definitive Ealing Studios Collection in October

Optimum Home Entertainment have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of The Definitive Ealing Studios Collection for 2nd October 2006 priced at £119.99. Made in the 1940s and 1950s, the films in this set feature the best of British actors such as Alec Guinness, Sid James, Dennis Price, Herbert Lom, Peter Sellers, Cecil Parker, Frankie Howard, James Fox, Michael Redgrave and Joan Greenwood. As well as the much-loved classic comedies, this definitive collection includes less well known Ealing efforts such as spooky thriller Dead of Night and Dickens’ classic Nicholas Nickleby. These English classics have hugely influenced filmmaking in the UK and around the world and have become an important part of world celluloid history.

The films included in this 16-disc set are: Kind Hearts and Coronets, The Ladykillers, The Lavender Hill Mob, The Man in the White Suit, The Magnet, Passport to Pimlico, The Titfield Thunderbolt, Whisky Galore, Champagne Charlie, Dead of Night, The Maggie, Scott of the Antarctic, Nicholas Nickleby, Went the Day Well, Hue and Cry and It Always Rains on a Sunday.

Each title comes to this box set fully restored and will also be available separately on 13th November 2006.

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