Tuesday, 5th February 2013 at 8:49 am
Radio Times’s resident film critic Barry Norman has compiled a list of his 49 favourite British films…but he needs you to help decide on the 50th.
And there’s an incentive: if Barry agrees with your selection, you could win a £200 John Lewis voucher and a signed copy of the Radio Times Guide to Films 2013.
For your chance to win,
nominate your favourite British film and tell us why it should be the 50th entry on Barry’s list.
Here are Barry’s 49 films:
Barry Lyndon (1975) Black Narcissus (1947) The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) Brief Encounter (1945) Chariots of Fire (1981) A Clockwork Orange (1971) The Cruel Sea (1952) The Dam Busters (1954) Dr No (1958) Don’t Look Now (1973) Dracula (1958) Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994) The Full Monty (1997) Gandhi (1982) Get Carter (1971) Gladiator (2000) Great Expectations (1946) Gregory’s Girl (1980) Henry V (1944) I Know Where I’m Going! (1945) If… (1968) The Ipcress File (1965) Kes (1969) Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949) The King’s Speech (2010) The Lady Vanishes (1938) The Ladykillers (1955) Lawrence of Arabia (1962) The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp (1943) Local Hero (1983) The Long Good Friday (1979) A Matter of Life and Death (1946) Monty Python’s Life of Brian (1979) Naked (1993) The Railway Children (1970) The Red Shoes (1948) The Remains of the Day (1993) Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (1960) Secrets & Lies (1995) Sense and Sensibility (1995) The Servant (1963) Shakespeare in Love (1998) Skyfall (2012) The Third Man (1949) The 39 Steps (1935) This Sporting Life (1963) Trainspotting (1995) Whisky Galore! (1949) Zulu (1963)
To enter, tell us which film you think is missing from this list and
leave your answer here.
Competition closes at midnight on 22 Feb. The winner will be chosen by Barry Norman. For full terms and conditions