Twiggy

Lesley Lawson is an English model, actress, and singer widely known by the nickname Twiggy. She was a British cultural icon and a prominent teenage model in swinging sixties London.

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Body Bags (1993)

Three tales, each more terrifying than the last. . . . A woman who is stalked by an axe-weilding maniac . . . a man who pays the ultimate price for a beautiful head of hair . . . and a vision of life—seen through the eyes of a killer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper  •  John Carpenter
CAST:  John Carpenter  •  Robert Carradine  •  Alex Datcher  •  David Naughton

Three tales, each more terrifying than the last. . . . A woman who is stalked by an axe-weilding maniac . . . a man who pays the ultimate price for a beautiful head of hair . . . and a vision of life—seen through the eyes of a killer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper  •  John Carpenter
CAST:  John Carpenter  •  Robert Carradine  •  Alex Datcher  •  David Naughton

Club Paradise (1986)

When Chicago firefighter Jack Moniker retires and moves to a small Caribbean island, he is befriended by the owner of a run-down resort. Together they renovate the resort and lure tourists to Club Paradise in an effort to fight off corrupt officials and businessmen ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harold Ramis
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Peter O'Toole  •  Rick Moranis  •  Jimmy Cliff

When Chicago firefighter Jack Moniker retires and moves to a small Caribbean island, he is befriended by the owner of a run-down resort. Together they renovate the resort and lure tourists to Club Paradise in an effort to fight off corrupt officials and businessmen ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harold Ramis
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Peter O'Toole  •  Rick Moranis  •  Jimmy Cliff

Madame Sousatzka (1988)

In London, eccentric piano instructor Madame Sousatzka takes on a new prize protégé, Manek, a teenage Bengali immigrant who displays incredible talent. Manek forms a close bond with his teacher, but soon discovers that she expects her pupils to become disciplined ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Schlesinger
CAST:  Shirley MacLaine  •  Peggy Ashcroft  •  Twiggy  •  Shabana Azmi

In London, eccentric piano instructor Madame Sousatzka takes on a new prize protégé, Manek, a teenage Bengali immigrant who displays incredible talent. Manek forms a close bond with his teacher, but soon discovers that she expects her pupils to become disciplined ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Schlesinger
CAST:  Shirley MacLaine  •  Peggy Ashcroft  •  Twiggy  •  Shabana Azmi

The Blues Brothers (1980)

FunnyClassicMusicalAction-packed

Jake Blues, just released from prison, puts his old band back togther to save the Catholic home where he and his brother Elwood were raised.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  John Belushi  •  Cab Calloway  •  Carrie Fisher

Jake Blues, just released from prison, puts his old band back togther to save the Catholic home where he and his brother Elwood were raised.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  John Belushi  •  Cab Calloway  •  Carrie Fisher

Woundings (1998)

A government program is trying to entice women to go to a remote island and become companions to war-scarred soldiers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roberta Hanley
CAST:  Julie Cox  •  Sammi Davis  •  Emily Lloyd  •  Charlie Creed-Miles

A government program is trying to entice women to go to a remote island and become companions to war-scarred soldiers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roberta Hanley
CAST:  Julie Cox  •  Sammi Davis  •  Emily Lloyd  •  Charlie Creed-Miles

The Boy Friend (1971)

The assistant stage manager of a small-time theatrical company is forced to understudy for the leading lady at a matinée performance at which an illustrious Hollywood director is in the audience scouting for actors to be in his latest "all-talking, all-dancing, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Russell
CAST:  Twiggy  •  Christopher Gable  •  Max Adrian  •  Bryan Pringle

The assistant stage manager of a small-time theatrical company is forced to understudy for the leading lady at a matinée performance at which an illustrious Hollywood director is in the audience scouting for actors to be in his latest "all-talking, all-dancing, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Russell
CAST:  Twiggy  •  Christopher Gable  •  Max Adrian  •  Bryan Pringle

The Little Match Girl (1986)

The Little Match Girl is a short story by Danish poet and author Hans Christian Andersen. The story is about a dying child's dreams and hope, and was first published in 1845. This adaptation was made for Harlech TV and broadcast on 28th December 1986. It starred ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Custance
CAST:  Michael Hordern  •  Twiggy  •  Roger Daltrey  •  Paul Daneman

The Little Match Girl is a short story by Danish poet and author Hans Christian Andersen. The story is about a dying child's dreams and hope, and was first published in 1845. This adaptation was made for Harlech TV and broadcast on 28th December 1986. It starred ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Custance
CAST:  Michael Hordern  •  Twiggy  •  Roger Daltrey  •  Paul Daneman

Something Borrowed, Something Blue (1997)

Three about-to-be-newlywed chums are taken to Australia for a photoshoot  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gwen Arner
CAST:  Connie Sellecca  •  Twiggy  •  Jameson Parker  •  Ken Howard

Three about-to-be-newlywed chums are taken to Australia for a photoshoot  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gwen Arner
CAST:  Connie Sellecca  •  Twiggy  •  Jameson Parker  •  Ken Howard

The Diamond Trap (1988)

When streetwise Manhattan police detectives Rawlings (Howard Hesseman) and Brendan Thomas (Ed Marinaro) discover a major diamond heist is about to go down at a renowned gallery, they enlist one of their suspects, gallery employee Tara Holden (Brooke Shields). But ...  (more)

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CAST:  Howard Hesseman  •  Brooke Shields  •  Darren McGavin  •  Dick O'Neill

When streetwise Manhattan police detectives Rawlings (Howard Hesseman) and Brendan Thomas (Ed Marinaro) discover a major diamond heist is about to go down at a renowned gallery, they enlist one of their suspects, gallery employee Tara Holden (Brooke Shields). But ...  (more)

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CAST:  Howard Hesseman  •  Brooke Shields  •  Darren McGavin  •  Dick O'Neill

The Butterfly Ball (1977)

Roger Glover puts on a star-studded concert at the Royal Albert Hall for his concept album "The Butterfly Ball and the Grasshopper's Feast".  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Klinger
CAST:  Roger Glover  •  David Coverdale  •  Ian Gillan  •  Twiggy

Roger Glover puts on a star-studded concert at the Royal Albert Hall for his concept album "The Butterfly Ball and the Grasshopper's Feast".  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Klinger
CAST:  Roger Glover  •  David Coverdale  •  Ian Gillan  •  Twiggy

A Bing Crosby Christmas (1998)

The program on this DVD is basically a retrospective produced in the early 1990s for public television that was originally called «A Bing Crosby Christmas: Just Like the Ones You Used to Know» that was narrated by Gene Kelly and hosted by Bing's widow, Kathryn ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Bing Crosby  •  Kathryn Grant  •  Gene Kelly  •  Fred Astaire

The program on this DVD is basically a retrospective produced in the early 1990s for public television that was originally called «A Bing Crosby Christmas: Just Like the Ones You Used to Know» that was narrated by Gene Kelly and hosted by Bing's widow, Kathryn ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Bing Crosby  •  Kathryn Grant  •  Gene Kelly  •  Fred Astaire

Broadway's Lost Treasures (2003)

The golden age of the annual Tony Awards ceremony lasted from 1967 to 1986 -- the period during which 'Alexander H. Cohen' and his wife, Hildy Parks, were the producers of the show. This film offers a compilation of performances from Tony Award broadcasts during ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher A. Cohen
CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  Vivian Blaine  •  Yul Brynner  •  Tommy Tune

The golden age of the annual Tony Awards ceremony lasted from 1967 to 1986 -- the period during which 'Alexander H. Cohen' and his wife, Hildy Parks, were the producers of the show. This film offers a compilation of performances from Tony Award broadcasts during ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher A. Cohen
CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  Vivian Blaine  •  Yul Brynner  •  Tommy Tune

Bert Stern: Original Madman (2011)

The untold and intimate life story of one of the greatest American photographers of all time, Bert Stern. After working alongside Stanley Kubrick at Look Magazine, Stern became an original Madison Avenue 'mad man', his images helping to create modern advertising. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shannah Laumeister Stern
CAST:  Bert Stern  •  Louis Armstrong  •  Twiggy  •  Woody Allen

The untold and intimate life story of one of the greatest American photographers of all time, Bert Stern. After working alongside Stanley Kubrick at Look Magazine, Stern became an original Madison Avenue 'mad man', his images helping to create modern advertising. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shannah Laumeister Stern
CAST:  Bert Stern  •  Louis Armstrong  •  Twiggy  •  Woody Allen

Opus (1967)

Impressions of contemporary British arts and fashion. Summary of art through the ages taking in every thing from Mary Quant to the Marat/Sade production. Made for the Montreal "Expo '67" exhibition.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Don Levy
CAST:  Peggy Moffitt  •  Twiggy  •  David Warner  •  Ian Holm

Impressions of contemporary British arts and fashion. Summary of art through the ages taking in every thing from Mary Quant to the Marat/Sade production. Made for the Montreal "Expo '67" exhibition.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Don Levy
CAST:  Peggy Moffitt  •  Twiggy  •  David Warner  •  Ian Holm

Popcorn (1969)

Over two dozen top-name acts make this 'audio/visual rock thing' come to life in a rock and roll journey that moves all over, from Katmandu to London's Royal Albert Hall; an in-depth, backstage interview with The Rolling Stones' leader Mick Jagger, Plus Jimi ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Clifton
CAST:  Eric Burdon  •  Joe Cocker  •  John Farnham  •  Jimi Hendrix

Over two dozen top-name acts make this 'audio/visual rock thing' come to life in a rock and roll journey that moves all over, from Katmandu to London's Royal Albert Hall; an in-depth, backstage interview with The Rolling Stones' leader Mick Jagger, Plus Jimi ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Clifton
CAST:  Eric Burdon  •  Joe Cocker  •  John Farnham  •  Jimi Hendrix

Lucy in London (1966)

Lucy goes to hip London to experience all the current fads.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steve Binder
CAST:  Lucille Ball  •  Joby Blanshard  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White  •  Denis Gilmore

Lucy goes to hip London to experience all the current fads.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steve Binder
CAST:  Lucille Ball  •  Joby Blanshard  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White  •  Denis Gilmore

There Goes The Bride (1980)

A nervous ad executive (Tom Smothers) creates havoc on his daughter's wedding day and becomes obsessed with a dream girl (Twiggy) he keeps seeing everywhere but whom he can't catch.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terry Marcel
CAST:  Tom Smothers  •  Phil Silvers  •  Sylvia Syms  •  Jim Backus

A nervous ad executive (Tom Smothers) creates havoc on his daughter's wedding day and becomes obsessed with a dream girl (Twiggy) he keeps seeing everywhere but whom he can't catch.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terry Marcel
CAST:  Tom Smothers  •  Phil Silvers  •  Sylvia Syms  •  Jim Backus

The Doctor and the Devils (1985)

Grave robbers supply a doctor with bodies to test on.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Freddie Francis
CAST:  Timothy Dalton  •  Jonathan Pryce  •  Twiggy  •  Julian Sands

Grave robbers supply a doctor with bodies to test on.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Freddie Francis
CAST:  Timothy Dalton  •  Jonathan Pryce  •  Twiggy  •  Julian Sands

Edge of Seventeen (1998)

From Toni Basil to the Eurythmics, from friendship bracelets to whip-it's, the summer of 1984 was about as 80s as the 80s ever got. Stuck right in the middle of it is Eric Hunter, heading towards his senior year, and passing the summer working at a local amusement ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Moreton
CAST:  Chris Stafford  •  Tina Holmes  •  Andersen Gabrych  •  Stephanie McVay

From Toni Basil to the Eurythmics, from friendship bracelets to whip-it's, the summer of 1984 was about as 80s as the 80s ever got. Stuck right in the middle of it is Eric Hunter, heading towards his senior year, and passing the summer working at a local amusement ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Moreton
CAST:  Chris Stafford  •  Tina Holmes  •  Andersen Gabrych  •  Stephanie McVay

W (1974)

Is a young woman being stalked by her ex, or is she imagining things?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Quine
CAST:  Twiggy  •  Michael Witney  •  Eugene Roche  •  Dirk Benedict

Is a young woman being stalked by her ex, or is she imagining things?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Quine
CAST:  Twiggy  •  Michael Witney  •  Eugene Roche  •  Dirk Benedict
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