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|Also Known As:||Died:||July 29, 1983|
|Born:||March 1, 1910||Cause of Death:||amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's disease)|
|Birth Place:||London, England, GB||Profession:||Cast ...|
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A television reporter tries to get to the real story behind Inspector Clouseau.
British intelligence is trying to solve the problem of German submarines attacking British merchant ships during World War II. Thousands of tons of goods are being lost, and it is believed that information is getting to the subs via a radio transmitter in one of three German ships in Portuguese Goa. Because Portugal is neutral in the war, the British forces cannot attack the ships, so a group of older British expatriates are called upon to do it for them.
Pinky is released from prison and has decided to go straight from now on, but accidentally getting himself a job as a maintenance man at a large bank, gives him a lot of undue attention from Ivan the Terrible, the local hoodlum. By using Pinky, Ivan hopes to rob the bank and Pinky starts to liken to the idea of going back to his old ways!
During the World War II, the prisoners of a German camp in a greek island are trying to escape. They don't want only their freedom, but they also seek for an ineffable treasure hidden in a monastery at the top of the island's mountain.
Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of an heiress during an Egyptian tour.
A street urchin infiltrates a noblewoman''''s impoverished household in search of hidden treasure.
Two would-be safe-crackers `sort of' kidnap the two grandchildren of millionaire J. W. Osborne. In a story somewhat reminiscent of O. Henry's The Ransom of Red Chief, the ransom amount keeps getting smaller as the two children have the best vacation from boarding school ever with their two new friends.
A criminal madman invites the world''''s greatest detectives for a night of dinner and murder.
On the death of his parents, Frank, a romantic teenager, moves in with his aunt and uncle He quickly falls in love with his beautiful, sophisticated aunt, Martha, and begins to fantasize about her. Frank is torn between his adolescent desires and his fondness for his Uncle Charles.
Bolt, a British linguist, develops a universal language, so he's a sudden sensation and receives a Nobel prize. An ambitious diplomat, capitalizing on Bolt's celebrity, arranges for the U.S. to commission a statue for a London square to honor Bolt's achievement. Bolt's Italian wife, a renowned artist, sculpts an 18-foot nude of Bolt. In a pique, because he's neglected her for years to do his work, she gives the statue a spectacular penis, telling Bolt that he wasn't its model. Thinking he's a cuckold, Bolt goes on a jealous search for a man with a matching phallus. The diplomat, too, wants changes in the statue to protect his conservative image. Can art and love reconcile?
Arthur and Anatole are two little robbers. They want to rob money, money that will travel in a special train from Paris to Bruxelles. They don't know that other people have planned to do the same thing.
A British major entrusted with the job of running a displaced persons camp at the end of World War II is faced with the dilemma of deciding over to whom to hand the victims. He''s helped by a loyal interpreter.
Marooned sailors discover a World War II ship haunted by its late captain.
Prudence is on the pill; so is her sister-in-law, but someone has been swapping aspirin for their pills. Is it the teen-age niece, the maid, the chauffeur, a lover, Prudence's husband, or all of the above?
A psychiatrist's mental health is tested when his daughter starts dating.
A French nobleman deserts his wife because of an ancient family secret.
A retired James Bond goes back into action to infiltrate a nest of enemy spies.
A country doctor dabbles in espionage to get a new car.
A beautiful laundress rises through European society.
Two con-men engage in a competitve game of seducing wealthy women on the French Riviera.
In the first Inspector Clouseau film, the bumbling French police detective tries to stop a notorious jewel thief from nabbing a princess'''' diamond.
An American major leads the defense against Chinese revolutionaries in 1900 Peking.
Leslie Caron, David Niven, James Robertson Justice, David Opatoshu, Derek Godfrey, Richard Pearson, Ian Hunter. Vacationing Englishman David Niven faces a moral crisis when he agrees to smuggle the deposed president of a South American country across the border. Screenplay by John Mortimer
During World War II, a plane full of RAF fighter crashes in the Ethiopian desert and they are met upon by an enemy Italian patrol that allows them to go free. But, when the Brits are given orders to attack the Italians, lots of problems ensue.
A pair of con men get mixed up in international intrigue and the space race.
A team of Allied saboteurs fight their way behind enemy lines to destroy a pair of Nazi guns.
A drama critic and his family try to adjust to life in the country.
A businessman uses scientific research to turn his secretary into the perfect match for his playboy brother.
An accidental slip reveals that a happily married couple were intimate before marriage.
A jealous teenage girl plots to end her father's engagement.
The boarders at an English resort struggle with emotional problems.
A bedraggled man becomes the butler of an eccentric household.
A neglected wife is shipwrecked on a desert island with her husband and her would-be lover.
A Victorian gentleman bets that he can beat the world's record for circling the globe.
A highwayman uncovers a plot to assassinate King Charles II.
A village plots to drive away the new owner of a hunting estate.
Two womanizers fall for a woman determined to keep her virginity.
A chorus girl becomes a star when gossip links her with a millionaire she''''s never met.
Three British officers look for adventure in 19th-century India.
A New Orleans fisherman fights snobbery to become an opera star.
A false rumor spreads through a town about the relationship between a teenage girl and an older sophisticated man.
A concert pianist inherits an apartment house full of loony tenants.
When a well-off family takes in a young orphan, her presence ignites romance and jealousy.
An angel helps set an ambitious bishop on the right track.
Jenny (Loretta Young) and Dale Williams (David Niven) have been married ten years and parents of a nine-year-old daughter, "Cookie" Williams (Nona Griffith.) They live well, have separate careers, are surrounded by sophisticated friends, and are afflicted with overattentive in-laws on each side. Celebrating their tenth anniversary,this, of course, means it is time to tell each other they want a divorce from each other. They talk about it. They talk to their friends about it. The friends and in-laws talk to them and to each other and to anyone who will listen about it.
An injured aviator argues in celestial court for the chance to go on living.
A concert pianist dying of tuberculosis fall for her doctor.
Dolly Payne is adored by two leaders of the fledgling American government, James Madison and Aaron Burr. She plays each against the other, not only for romantic reasons, but also to influence the shaping of the young country. By manipulating Burr's affections, she helps Thomas Jefferson win the presidency, and eventually she becomes First Lady of the land herself.
A hopeless battalion becomes a top fighting unit in WWII Africa.
An aircraft designer struggles to create a new kind of fighter plane to take on the Nazis.
A married noblewoman fights her lifelong attraction to a charismatic gypsy.
A fun-loving shop girl is mistaken for the mother of a foundling.
A U.S. military doctor stationed in the Philippines helps the natives fight off invaders.
A woman is swept off her feet by a magician, and finds the results less than magical.
A suave thief falls in love again with his high school sweetheart and finds temptation and a detective on his trail while visiting her family.
To prove their father was murdered, four brothers fight to bring down a powerful arms syndicate.
A millionaire who''''s been married seven times courts wife number eight.
A flight commander in France almost cracks under the pressure of sending men to their deaths.
Three sisters take their small inheritance and move from Kansas to California in search of rich husbands. To start with Pamela poses as a socialite and Moira and Elizabeth pretend to be her staff.
An Englishman who resembles the king of a small European nation gets mixed up in palace intrigue when his look-alike is kidnapped.
The daughter of a murdered financier is working as a jewelry salesperson while she tracks those among her father's colleagues who plotted against him.
An opera singer goes undercover in the Canadian wilderness to hunt for her criminal brother.
Erudite manservant Jeeves hopes to keep his frivolous employer Bertie out of new harrowing adventures, but a damsel in distress, carrying half of some mysterious plans, intrudes on their London flat one rainy night. Bertie follows her to country hotel Mooring Manor, prepared to do slapstick battle with crooks posing as Scotland Yard men.
During an Irish uprising, a rebel leader and a British noblewoman fall in love.
A notorious gambler who is short of money want his daughter to marry a British young man, who has plenty of money. At first she obies, but then she falls in love to a poor, young American.
A husband whose wife left him looks for new love in Europe.
Two brothers love the same woman at a perilous Indian outpost.
A female shopkeeper sacrifices everything to give her son a theatrical career.
A vice king's girlfriend falls for a young miner.
The once-great Lorrimore family faces bankruptcy unless older son Brighton marries wealthy Edith Gilbert. When Brighton instead returns from a trip with his new wife Phyllis, she receives a cool reception from his family. Phyllis wants Brighton to pursue his dream of being a writer, but Mrs. Lorrimore sees to it that he gets a high-pressure job that he's totally incapable of handling. She also arranges for Phyllis to spend a lot of time with Brighton's boss in order to advance Brighton's career.
A "Survival Specials" presentation which focuses on the Danakil, a tribe of desert nomads from Ethiopia who, through the ages, have murdered an mutilated all intruders, in an attempt to preserve their precious water supply. In 1934, young English explorer Wilfred Thesiger braved the Danakil to explo
A documentary profile of screen actor Errol Flynn.
Fred Astaire, known for his dazzling dance work in scores of memorable films and on television, is honored at this ninth celebration of the American Film Insitute's recognition of screen artists through the bestowal of its Life Achievement Award. The program was taped at a black-tie testimonial dinn
The adventures of the crew of a hot-air balloon as it travels around east Africa to shoot footage of wildlife and soar over Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest peak in Africa.
A fanciful suspense drama inspired by William Stevenson's best-selling account of the formation of an Allied espionage network during World War II by a wealthy Canadian using his own funds. David Niven made his TV movie debut as the man behind the operation.
A short behind the scenes promo for "Eye of the Devil" (1966), showcasing the late Sharon Tate, then a young, 22-year-old hopeful at MGM.
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