List of British films of 1981

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A list of films produced in the United Kingdom in 1981 (see 1981 in film):


Title Director Cast Genre Notes
An American Werewolf in LondonJohn LandisJenny Agutter, Griffin DunneComedy, Horror
Burning an IllusionMenelik ShabazzCassie McFarlane, Victor RomeroDrama
Bushido BladeShusei Kotani Richard Boone, Toshirō Mifune, Sonny Chiba Historical drama
Carbon CopyMichael SchultzDenzel Washington, George SegalComedy Co-production with the US
Chanel SolitaireGeorge KaczenderMarie-France Pisier, Timothy Dalton, Rutger HauerBiopic
Chariots of FireHugh Hudson Ben Cross, Ian Charleson, Nigel Havers Biopic Winner of 4 Academy Awards including Best Picture
Clash of the Titans Desmond Davis Laurence Olivier, Harry Hamlin, Judi Bowker Fantasy
Concert for KampucheaKeith McMillan Wings, The Clash Musical Documentary
CondormanCharles JarrottMichael Crawford, Oliver Reed, Barbara CarreraAction/Adventure, Comedy
Dance CrazeJoe MassotThe Specials, The Beat, Bad MannersMusical Documentary
Emmanuelle in SohoDavid HughesAngie Quick, Julie Lee and John M. East Sex comedy
ExcaliburJohn BoormanNigel Terry, Helen MirrenDrama
Eye of the NeedleRichard Marquand Donald Sutherland, Kate Nelligan World War II
For Your Eyes OnlyJohn GlenRoger Moore, Julian Glover, Carole BouquetSpy/Action
The French Lieutenant's WomanKarel Reisz Meryl Streep, Jeremy Irons, Hilton McRae Drama
The Good SoldierKevin Billington Robin Ellis, Vickery Turner, Jeremy Brett, Susan Fleetwood Drama
The Great Muppet CaperJim Henson Jim Henson, Frank Oz Comedy
Gregory's GirlBill Forsyth John Gordon Sinclair, Dee Hepburn, Clare Grogan Comedy
Green IceErnest DayRyan O'Neal, Anne Archer, Omar SharifAdventure
InseminoidNorman J. WarrenRobin Clarke, Jennifer AshleySci-fi
The Legend of the Lone RangerWilliam A. FrakerKlinton Spilsbury, Michael HorseWesternCo-production with the US
Looks and SmilesKen Loach Graham Green, Carolyn Nicholson Drama Entered into the 1981 Cannes Film Festival
LoopholeJohn QuestedAlbert Finney, Martin SheenThriller
Memoirs of a SurvivorDavid Gladwell Julie Christie, Christopher Guard Sci-fi Screened at the 1981 Cannes Film Festival
Omen III: The Final Conflict Graham Baker Sam Neill, Lisa Harrow, Rossano Brazzi Horror
Outland Peter Hyams Sean Connery, Peter Boyle, Frances Sternhagen Science fiction
Priest of LoveChristopher MilesIan McKellen, Janet Suzman, Ava Gardner Biopic
Quartet James Ivory Alan Bates, Isabelle Adjani, Maggie Smith Period
Riding HighRoss CramerEddie Kidd, Irene HandlDrama
Time Bandits Terry Gilliam John Cleese, Sean Connery, Shelley Duvall Fantasy
Urgh! A Music WarDerek Burbidge Various Rock Groups of the times Music Documentary

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