Alan Ford

Alan Ford (born 23 February 1938) is an English actor. He is best known for his roles in Guy Ritchie gangster movies Snatch and Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, and from appearing as separate characters in eight different episodes of The Bill. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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An American Werewolf in London (1981)

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Two American tourists in England are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  David Naughton  •  Jenny Agutter  •  Griffin Dunne  •  John Woodvine

Two American tourists in England are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  David Naughton  •  Jenny Agutter  •  Griffin Dunne  •  John Woodvine

Chaplin (1992)

An aged Charlie Chaplin narrates his life to his autobiography's editor, including his rise to wealth and comedic fame from poverty, his turbulent personal life and his run-ins with the FBI.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Attenborough
CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Anthony Hopkins  •  Paul Rhys

An aged Charlie Chaplin narrates his life to his autobiography's editor, including his rise to wealth and comedic fame from poverty, his turbulent personal life and his run-ins with the FBI.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Attenborough
CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Anthony Hopkins  •  Paul Rhys

Exorcist: The Beginning (2004)

Having lived through traumatizing events during WWII, Father Lankester Merrin takes a sabbatical from the Church to conduct archaeological excavations in British-administered East Africa. Merrin unearths an ancient Byzantine church believed have been built and then ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Renny Harlin
CAST:  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Izabella Scorupco  •  James D'Arcy  •  Julian Wadham

Having lived through traumatizing events during WWII, Father Lankester Merrin takes a sabbatical from the Church to conduct archaeological excavations in British-administered East Africa. Merrin unearths an ancient Byzantine church believed have been built and then ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Renny Harlin
CAST:  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Izabella Scorupco  •  James D'Arcy  •  Julian Wadham

Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998)

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A card shark and his unwillingly-enlisted friends need to make a lot of cash quick after losing a sketchy poker match. To do this they decide to pull a heist on a small-time gang who happen to be operating out of the flat next door.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guy Ritchie
CAST:  Jason Flemyng  •  Dexter Fletcher  •  Nick Moran  •  Jason Statham

A card shark and his unwillingly-enlisted friends need to make a lot of cash quick after losing a sketchy poker match. To do this they decide to pull a heist on a small-time gang who happen to be operating out of the flat next door.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guy Ritchie
CAST:  Jason Flemyng  •  Dexter Fletcher  •  Nick Moran  •  Jason Statham

Snatch (2000)

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Unscrupulous boxing promoters, violent bookmakers, a Russian gangster, incompetent amateur robbers and supposedly Jewish jewelers fight to track down a priceless stolen diamond.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guy Ritchie
CAST:  Jason Statham  •  Brad Pitt  •  Stephen Graham  •  Vinnie Jones

Unscrupulous boxing promoters, violent bookmakers, a Russian gangster, incompetent amateur robbers and supposedly Jewish jewelers fight to track down a priceless stolen diamond.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guy Ritchie
CAST:  Jason Statham  •  Brad Pitt  •  Stephen Graham  •  Vinnie Jones

The Long Good Friday (1980)

In the late 1970s, Cockney crime boss Harold Shand, a gangster trying to become a legitimate property mogul, has big plans to get the American Mafia to bankroll his transformation of a derelict area of London into the possible venue for a future Olympic Games. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Mackenzie
CAST:  Bob Hoskins  •  Helen Mirren  •  Paul Freeman  •  Dave King

In the late 1970s, Cockney crime boss Harold Shand, a gangster trying to become a legitimate property mogul, has big plans to get the American Mafia to bankroll his transformation of a derelict area of London into the possible venue for a future Olympic Games. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Mackenzie
CAST:  Bob Hoskins  •  Helen Mirren  •  Paul Freeman  •  Dave King

The Squeeze (1977)

An alcoholic London ex-cop becomes involved in a kidnapping drama and tries to free the daughter of a friend from a brutal gangster mob.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Apted
CAST:  Stacy Keach  •  Stephen Boyd  •  Edward Fox  •  David Hemmings

An alcoholic London ex-cop becomes involved in a kidnapping drama and tries to free the daughter of a friend from a brutal gangster mob.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Apted
CAST:  Stacy Keach  •  Stephen Boyd  •  Edward Fox  •  David Hemmings

Fahrenheit 451 (1966)

In the future, the government maintains control of public opinion by outlawing literature and maintaining a group of enforcers, known as “firemen,” to perform the necessary book burnings. Fireman Montag begins to question the morality of his vocation…  (more)

DIRECTION:  François Truffaut
CAST:  Oskar Werner  •  Julie Christie  •  Cyril Cusack  •  Bee Duffell

In the future, the government maintains control of public opinion by outlawing literature and maintaining a group of enforcers, known as “firemen,” to perform the necessary book burnings. Fireman Montag begins to question the morality of his vocation…  (more)

DIRECTION:  François Truffaut
CAST:  Oskar Werner  •  Julie Christie  •  Cyril Cusack  •  Bee Duffell

Jack Falls (2011)

Former undercover police officer Jack Adleth returns to London seeking those who tried to have him killed in Amsterdam.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dominic Burns  •  Paul Tanter
CAST:  Alan Ford  •  Dexter Fletcher  •  Adam Deacon  •  Jason Flemyng

Former undercover police officer Jack Adleth returns to London seeking those who tried to have him killed in Amsterdam.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dominic Burns  •  Paul Tanter
CAST:  Alan Ford  •  Dexter Fletcher  •  Adam Deacon  •  Jason Flemyng

The 100 Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared (2013)

After living a long and colorful life, Allan Karlsson finds himself stuck in a nursing home. On his 100th birthday, he leaps out a window and begins an unexpected journey.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Felix Herngren
CAST:  Kerry Shale  •  Robert Gustafsson  •  Iwar Wiklander  •  Miglen Mirtchev

After living a long and colorful life, Allan Karlsson finds himself stuck in a nursing home. On his 100th birthday, he leaps out a window and begins an unexpected journey.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Felix Herngren
CAST:  Kerry Shale  •  Robert Gustafsson  •  Iwar Wiklander  •  Miglen Mirtchev

Manilla Envelopes (2006)

Also known as The Battersea Ripper, this is a comic crime thriller set in London concerning a young girl's kidnapping and the hapless police and reporters trying to get to the truth. It has never been released to DVD and has only ever had a limited theatrical ...  (more)

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CAST:  Danny Dyer  •  Dexter Fletcher  •  Sylvester McCoy  •  Jade Asha

Also known as The Battersea Ripper, this is a comic crime thriller set in London concerning a young girl's kidnapping and the hapless police and reporters trying to get to the truth. It has never been released to DVD and has only ever had a limited theatrical ...  (more)

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CAST:  Danny Dyer  •  Dexter Fletcher  •  Sylvester McCoy  •  Jade Asha

The Sweeney (2012)

Jack Regan, a hardened cop who doesn’t play by the rules, is confronted with a criminal from his past. With sidekick George Carter they are put on the case of a jewellery store heist that ends in a killing. But is that killing really an execution in disguise? With ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Love
CAST:  Ray Winstone  •  Ben Drew  •  Hayley Atwell  •  Damian Lewis

Jack Regan, a hardened cop who doesn’t play by the rules, is confronted with a criminal from his past. With sidekick George Carter they are put on the case of a jewellery store heist that ends in a killing. But is that killing really an execution in disguise? With ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Love
CAST:  Ray Winstone  •  Ben Drew  •  Hayley Atwell  •  Damian Lewis

Strippers vs. Werewolves (2012)

Mickey, who happens to be a werewolf and a crime boss, gets all worked up and hairy during a private dance at a strip club. Justice, the dancer, grabs the nearest weapon and lands a fatal blow: her silver fountain pen right through Mickey's wolfed-out eye. This ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan Glendening
CAST:  Robert Englund  •  Lysette Anthony  •  Barbara Nedeljakova  •  Billy Murray

Mickey, who happens to be a werewolf and a crime boss, gets all worked up and hairy during a private dance at a strip club. Justice, the dancer, grabs the nearest weapon and lands a fatal blow: her silver fountain pen right through Mickey's wolfed-out eye. This ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan Glendening
CAST:  Robert Englund  •  Lysette Anthony  •  Barbara Nedeljakova  •  Billy Murray

Cockneys vs Zombies (2012)

A gang of bank robbers team up with the residents of an old people's home to try to survive a zombie outbreak.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthias Hoene
CAST:  Michelle Ryan  •  Georgia King  •  Alan Ford  •  Harry Treadaway

A gang of bank robbers team up with the residents of an old people's home to try to survive a zombie outbreak.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthias Hoene
CAST:  Michelle Ryan  •  Georgia King  •  Alan Ford  •  Harry Treadaway

Airborne (2012)

As a snow storm closes in, one final plane takes off. The plane reports to the ground that both pilots are dead, while the slowly dwindling number of passengers on the plane wish that they’d never left the ground.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dominic Burns
CAST:  Craig Conway  •  Simon Phillips  •  Gemma Atkinson  •  Mark Hamill

As a snow storm closes in, one final plane takes off. The plane reports to the ground that both pilots are dead, while the slowly dwindling number of passengers on the plane wish that they’d never left the ground.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dominic Burns
CAST:  Craig Conway  •  Simon Phillips  •  Gemma Atkinson  •  Mark Hamill

Ultimate Fights from the Movies (2002)

In their second film compilation following their 'Boogeymen:The Killer Compilation' series, FlixMix takes you into the history of action movies from Hollywood to Hong Kong cinema that spans a 20-year period. This one features action scenes from 16 action-packed ...  (more)

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CAST:  Jet Li  •  Jackie Chan  •  Jean-Claude Van Damme  •  Michelle Yeoh

In their second film compilation following their 'Boogeymen:The Killer Compilation' series, FlixMix takes you into the history of action movies from Hollywood to Hong Kong cinema that spans a 20-year period. This one features action scenes from 16 action-packed ...  (more)

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CAST:  Jet Li  •  Jackie Chan  •  Jean-Claude Van Damme  •  Michelle Yeoh

Mission London (2010)

A concert to celebrate Bulgaria joining the EU is being planned at the Embassy in London and it is the job of VARADIN, the new ambassador, to ensure the Queen attends. But with corrupt staff, criminal gangs operating out of the kitchen, falling in love with a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dimitar Mitovski
CAST:  Alan Ford  •  Tomas Arana  •  Ralph Brown  •  Georgi Staykov

A concert to celebrate Bulgaria joining the EU is being planned at the Embassy in London and it is the job of VARADIN, the new ambassador, to ensure the Queen attends. But with corrupt staff, criminal gangs operating out of the kitchen, falling in love with a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dimitar Mitovski
CAST:  Alan Ford  •  Tomas Arana  •  Ralph Brown  •  Georgi Staykov

Night Dragon (2010)

Young lawyer Millie has fallen madly in love with the mysterious Liz, but romance turns to betrayal when Millie, about to prosecute a vicious thug, discovers that the love of her life works for him. To make matters worse, two killers – the dangerously methodical ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim Biddiscombe
CAST:  Imogen Church  •  Annette Kellow  •  Alan Ford  •  Scott North

Young lawyer Millie has fallen madly in love with the mysterious Liz, but romance turns to betrayal when Millie, about to prosecute a vicious thug, discovers that the love of her life works for him. To make matters worse, two killers – the dangerously methodical ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim Biddiscombe
CAST:  Imogen Church  •  Annette Kellow  •  Alan Ford  •  Scott North

Dead Man Running (2009)

A loan shark gives ex-con Nick a period of 24 hours in order to pay back the money he owes. Up against it, Nick involves his best mate on a multi-part mission in order to raise the cash before it's too late for them both  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alex De Rakoff
CAST:  50 Cent  •  Danny Dyer  •  Tamer Hassan  •  Blake Ritson

A loan shark gives ex-con Nick a period of 24 hours in order to pay back the money he owes. Up against it, Nick involves his best mate on a multi-part mission in order to raise the cash before it's too late for them both  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alex De Rakoff
CAST:  50 Cent  •  Danny Dyer  •  Tamer Hassan  •  Blake Ritson

A Hitman in London (2015)

After his last assignment ended with the death of an innocent woman, a hitman's new job in London is compromised when he is overcome with guilt, and ends up helping a desperate woman who is caught up in a human trafficking operation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ara Paiaya
CAST:  Mickey Rourke  •  Daryl Hannah  •  Eric Roberts  •  Michael Madsen

After his last assignment ended with the death of an innocent woman, a hitman's new job in London is compromised when he is overcome with guilt, and ends up helping a desperate woman who is caught up in a human trafficking operation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ara Paiaya
CAST:  Mickey Rourke  •  Daryl Hannah  •  Eric Roberts  •  Michael Madsen
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