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When young David Balfour arrives at his uncle's bleak Scottish house to claim his inheritance his relative first tries to murder him then has him shipped off to be sold as a slave in the colonies. Fortunately for the lad he strikes up a friendship with Alan Breck escaping from Bonnie Prince Charlie's defeat at Culludon. When the ship's captain tries to kill Breck for his money the two manage to get to land and set out for Edinburgh dodging the ruthless Redcoats.
A lavish, first color filming of Charlotte Bronte''s classic Gothic romance with Emmy-nominated performances by George C. Scott and Susannah York highlighting this ninth screen version of the tale. It also had been staged several times on live television -- a "Studio One" adaptation in 1949, for one, starred Charlton Heston at the very beginning of his career. John Williams'' score for this TV film earned him an Emmy nomination in addition to those given to its two stars for acting.
A British spy tracks down a beautiful double agent.
A moody, sentimental fifth film version of the Dickens classic (the first in nearly thirty-five years) with a stellar cast composed of the giants of the British acting community providing much needed support to the virtual unknown in the title role. Laurence Olivier's cameo as Creakle won him an Emm
A dashing reporter with a magic ring and a secret chemical formula fights off enemy agents.
Michael Connors, Dorothy Provine, Raf Vallone, Terry-Thomas, Margaret Lee, Nicoletta Machiavelli, Beverly Adams, Marilu Tolo, and Seyna Seyn as Wilma Soong. In an underground laboratory in Brazil, a power mad industrialist plots to bombard the earth with a sterilization ray via satellite. Why, you ask? Because he wants to repopulate the world using women from his own private harem. Huh?An American-Italian James Bond imitation filmed on location in Rio De Janeiro
Rival British and Italian troupe leaders carry their friendly competition into a POW camp.
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