aka "Photoplay Film Monthly/Photoplay Film & Tv Scene/Photoplay Movies & Video"
The Magazine That Loves Movies
Fan! Magazine from United Kingdom
Ceased publication

- First and last issue: 1950-1989
- British version of Photoplay.
- Featured an equal mix of American and British films and stars.
- Was called "Photoplay Film Monthly" from February 1968 to January 1978.
- Was called "Photoplay Film & TV Scene" from February 1978 to October 1980.
- Was called just "Photoplay" from November 1980 to March 1981.
- Was called "Photoplay Movies & Video" from April 1981 to March 1989.
- Incorporated Films Illustrated in 1982.
- Changed name and continued as Film Monthly in April 1989.
- Published by Argus Press Ltd.

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Highslide JS Listing is complete and all covers have been found.
There are 468 issues listed in the database

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Covers found: 468
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CONTENTS: 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 All GALLERIES: 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 All

Issue 345
December 1978

Lois Chiles, WATERSHIP DOWN, Stella Stevens, Warren Beatty, THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY, Gary Busey, Telly Savalas, Dino De Laurentiis, Jenny Agutter, JAGUAR LIVES, Joe Lewis, THE THIRTY-NINE STEPS, Robert Powell, John Travolta, Richard Gere, Annie Potts, Susie Coelho, THE LEGACY, Sam Elliott, Michael Douglas, Burt Reynolds, Hal Needham, Christopher Lee, Michael Moriarty, Robert Mitchum, Jack Jones, Van Johnson, Persis Khambatta

Issue 344
November 1978
On cover: THE BIG SLEEP, Robert Mitchum, DEATH ON THE NILE, Peter Ustinov

William Katt, Charles Boyer, AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE, Steve McQueen, MIDNIGHT EXPRESS, HOOPER, THE STUNTMAN, STUNT ROCK, STUNTS, Martin Shaw, Ken Hutchison, John Travolta, AVALANCHE EXPRESS, Robert Shaw, Mark Robson, ARABIAN ADVENTURE, Pavla Ustinov, EVERY WHICH WAY BUT LOOSE, Clint Eastwood, THE GREEK TYCOON, Anthony Quinn, Jacqueline Bisset

Issue 343
October 1978
On cover: GREASE, Olivia Newton-John, John Travolta

Dick Smith, Peter Sellers, CALIFORNIA SUITE, PLAYERS, George Peppard, GREASE, Olivia Newton-John, John Travolta, Ian Ogilvy, LILLIE LANGTRY, Francesca Annis, DICK TURPIN, Richard O'Sullivan, Richard Jordan, THE MAGIC OF LASSIE, CONVOY, THE CHEAP DETECTIVE, THE OMEN, HANOVER STREET, Sylvia Kristel

Issue 342
September 1978
On cover: THE SWARM, Olivia De Havilland, Nick Nolte

William Holden, RENALDO AND CLARA, Bob Dylan, Jon Peters, ZULU DAWN, LES MISERABLES, Katharine Ross, Michael Caine, THE BIG RED ONE, AVALANCHE EXPRESS, Lee Marvin, Stephen McHattie, AN UNMARRIED WOMAN, Jill Clayburgh, Anthony Perkins, Doug McClure, Olivia Newton-John, Kirk Douglas, MAVERICK, James Garner, I WANNA HOLD YOUR HAND, METEOR, Natalie Wood, Sophia Loren

Issue 341
August 1978
On cover: THE ONE AND ONLY, Henry Winkler, THE SWEENEY, John Thaw, THE WILD GEESE, Richard Burton

Anthony Hopkins, PRETTY BABY, Brooke Shields, Child Stars, INTERNATIONAL VELVET, Tatum O'Neal, George C Scott, Cannes Film Festival, COMA, Michael Douglas, Lesley-Anne Down, THE WILD GEESE, John Hurt, Allan Carr, ESCAPE TO ATHENA, Sonny Bono, GAME OF DEATH, Bruce Lee, SOMEONE IS KILLING THE GREAT CHEFS OF EUROPE, Jacqueline Bisset, BLESS ME FATHER, Arthur Lowe, THE SWEENEY, John Thaw, Burt Kwouk

Issue 340
July 1978
On cover: John Travolta, Farrah Fawcett-Majors, Lee Majors

STAR TREK THE MOTION PICTURE, THE COMEBACK, Jack Jones, THE SHOUT, Alan Bates, BILITIS, Patti D'Arbanville, Charles Bronson, Jill Ireland, THE WILD GEESE, THE SICILIAN CROSS, Kay Lenz, Melinda Dillon, THE EYES OF LAURA MARS, THE THIEF OF BAGHDAD, ROAR, Edward Fox, Henry Fonda, Marsha Mason, Mary Millington, Dennis Waterman, A FAMILY UPSIDE DOWN, Fred Astaire, Helen Hayes

Issue 339
June 1978
On cover: THE STUD, Oliver Tobias, VOYAGE OF THE DAMNED, Faye Dunaway, SWEENEY 2, John Thaw, Dennis Waterman

THE TURNING POINT, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Peter Sellers, Marsha Mason, Richard Kiel, Herve Villechaize, Jan-Michael Vincent, Billy Wilder, Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, Joanne Woodward, Paul Newman, Dyan Cannon, HANOVER STREET

Issue 338
May 1978
On cover: SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER, John Travolta, Lewis Collins

MACKINNON MAN OF THE MATCH, Robert Powell, Julie Andrews, THE STUD, Joan Collins, LOOKING FOR MR GOODBAR, Melinda Dillon, Richard Dreyfuss, THE SILENT PARTNER, Christopher Plummer, THE EAGLE'S WING, SAME TIME NEXT YEAR, THE KIDS ARE ALRIGHT, The Who, AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE, Bibi Andersson, Robert Blake, Susan George, William Katt

Issue 337
April 1978
On cover: Kris Kristofferson, Jaclyn Smith

THE BIG SLEEP, Joan Collins, THE BOYS FROM BRAZIL, Gregory Peck, THE FOUR FEATHERS, Jane Seymour, Robert Powell Diane Keaton, Clint Walker, Marisa Berenson, Harrison Ford, Charles Bronson, CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND, SEMI-TOUGH, Burt Reynolds, Frank Sinatra, John Denver, Farrah Fawcett-Majors, 7 CITIES TO ATLANTIS, Peter Gilmore, THE TURNING POINT

Issue 336
March 1978
On cover: Clint Eastwood

Peter Ustinov, FORCE TEN FROM NAVARONE, THE CAT FROM OUTER SPACE, Paul Michael Glaser, THAT'S ACTION, Ryan O'Neal, Sophia Loren, CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND, Steven Spielberg, John Wayne, Omar Sharif, THE DEEP, Jacqueline Bisset, THE GAUNTLET, Jim Dale, John Travolta, Barry Evans, Phil Silvers, Liza Goddard, Charlie Chaplin, SWEENEY

Issue 335
February 1978

Issue 334
January 1978
On cover: STAR WARS

THE DEEP, Gene Wilder, THE GAUNTLET, Clint Eastwood, THE STUD, Sterling Hayden, A SPECIAL DAY, Sophia Loren, THE LAST REMAKE OF BEAU GESTE, Kris Kristofferson, Rita Coolidge, Nicola Pagett, Bing Crosby, Richard Thomas, Anthony Hopkins

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