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10 great British films of the 1990s

As a 4K restoration of Mike Leigh’s Naked is unveiled at the BFI London Film Festival, we turn the clock back to the 1990s to remember some of the era’s best British films.

By Neil Mitchell

10 great British films of the 1990s
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10 great films set in Brighton

By Neil Mitchell

10 great films set in Brighton
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Monty Python: the 10 funniest sketches

By Neil Mitchell

Monty Python: the 10 funniest sketches
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Monty Python: The 10 funniest sketches

By Neil Mitchell

Monty Python: The 10 funniest sketches
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10 great films set on D-day

By Neil Mitchell

10 great films set on D-day
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The five best Carry Ons… and the five worst

By Neil Mitchell

The five best Carry Ons… and the five worst
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10 great anthology horror films

By Neil Mitchell

10 great anthology horror films
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Why apocalyptic animation When the Wind Blows is still devastating

By Neil Mitchell

Why apocalyptic animation When the Wind Blows is still devastating
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10 strange and iconic kids in Stephen King movie adaptations

By Neil Mitchell

10 strange and iconic kids in Stephen King movie adaptations
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Nicole Kidman: 10 essential films

By Neil Mitchell

Nicole Kidman: 10 essential films
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10 great sci-fi directorial debuts

By Neil Mitchell

10 great sci-fi directorial debuts
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Kurt Russell: 10 essential films

By Neil Mitchell

Kurt Russell: 10 essential films
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50 late-night classics

By Neil Mitchell

50 late-night classics
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50 modern classics

By Nikki Baughan, Neil Mitchell and others

50 modern classics
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10 great blaxploitation movies

By Neil Mitchell

10 great blaxploitation movies
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Carrie: five films that influenced Brian De Palma’s teen-horror classic

By Neil Mitchell

Carrie: five films that influenced Brian De Palma’s teen-horror classic
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Sidney Poitier: 10 essential films

By Neil Mitchell

Sidney Poitier: 10 essential films
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10 great films set in Wales

By Neil Mitchell

10 great films set in Wales
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1976: Where was British cinema in the year punk exploded?

By Neil Mitchell

1976: Where was British cinema in the year punk exploded?
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17 rare times when a director made five or more great films in a row

By Nikki Baughan, Graham Fuller and others

17 rare times when a director made five or more great films in a row
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Where to begin with kitchen sink drama

By Neil Mitchell

Where to begin with kitchen sink drama
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10 great films set in Soho

By Neil Mitchell

10 great films set in Soho
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Where to begin with Peter Watkins

By Neil Mitchell

Where to begin with Peter Watkins
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Fargo: 5 films that influenced the Coens’ classic

By Neil Mitchell

Fargo: 5 films that influenced the Coens’ classic
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Fargo 20th anniversary: five films that influenced the Coens’ classic

By Neil Mitchell

Fargo 20th anniversary: five films that influenced the Coens’ classic
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Taxi Driver: five films that influenced Scorsese’s masterpiece

By Neil Mitchell

Taxi Driver: five films that influenced Scorsese’s masterpiece
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Where to begin with Ozploitation movies

By Neil Mitchell

Where to begin with Ozploitation movies
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10 great British teen romance films

By Neil Mitchell

10 great British teen romance films
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10 great British films directed by Americans

By Neil Mitchell

10 great British films directed by Americans
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