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|Also Known As:||Died:||March 21, 1985|
|Born:||March 20, 1908||Cause of Death:||complications from Parkinson's disease|
|Birth Place:||Bristol, England, GB||Profession:||Cast ...|
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A young man carries letters between an aristocratic young woman and the groundskeeper he idolizes.
Story of Russia''s last czar, Nicolas II, and his ill-fated family.
Unnaturally close twin siblings Jacki and Julian become enmeshed in the swinging London scene, where they attract the attention of the heavily endebted gambler Clive. Seeing a way out of his debts, Clive sets Julian up for a blackmail scheme, setting in motion a nightmarish sequence of events.
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
In this musical remake, a conservative boys'''' school teacher falls in love with an actress.
This film offers a series of vignettes based on British involvement in World War I, as seen through the eyes of a working-class family.
England defends itself against the Nazi Blitz.
Philip Scott, head of a successful toy company, is also secretly the head of a British spy unit. When his cover is blown, enemy agents kidnap his girlfriend to force him to reveal the identities of his operatives.
A Romanian peasant fights to get back to his family after he''''s imprisoned by the Nazis.
Norwegian resistance fighters try to stop Nazi experiments in nuclear warfare.
Prisoners fight to survive the grueling conditions in a North African military stockade.
During World War II, two Norwegians uncover a Nazi plan to build nuclear weapons and are left to sabotage it on their own after a British invasion fails.
True story of playwright Sean O'Casey's involvement with the Irish rebellion of 1910.
A boy from the Irish slums reviews his troubled past while training for a school race.
A British aristocrat tries to manage his daughter's romantic affairs.
A governess convinces herself the children in her charge are haunted.
An Irish rebel leader becomes addicted to violence.
The skipper of a sunken ship stands trial for negligence.
An American economist gets caught between Communists and colonialists in Indochina.
The rivalry between two surgeons threatens their patients.
A father comes to the aid of his son who is on Death Row.
Two single parents join forces when their children run away from a French boarding school.
In a futuristic, state-run society controlled by "Big Brother" in which love is outlawed, employee of the state Winston Smith falls for Julia, and is tortured and brainwashed for his crime.
Post nuclear dystopic vision set in London in which the government controls everything, sex is illegal and everyone's paranoia is founded in reality.
At a fashionable dinner party in Hong Kong a pilot is coaxed into revealing details of a dream in which eight persons take off from Bangkok in a Dakota bound for Tokyo and crash in the Japanese mountains. Amongst those listening is Air Marshal Hardie who is due to fly to Tokyo the next day. Hardie initially dismisses the dream because he is scheduled to fly out in a Liberator, but as Hardie arrives at the airport he discovers that the Liberator has developed mechanical problems and has been replaced by a Dakota. When, just before the flight is due to depart, two soldiers board the plane making a complement of eight, Hardie fears that the Dream may be coming true and he is destined to die.
"Die Fledermaus" (The Bat) is the pseudonym adopted by Dr Falke. Floating on the buoyant waltzes of Strauss, this Viennese romp is sure to please. Disguises, tricks and every kind of deception combine to reveal a would-be cheat in hot pursuit of his own wife, much to his chagrin. Silly, charming, always entertaining, always fun. This is a film version of "Die Fledermaus" set in post-war Vienna with the main protagonists of Dr Falke represented by the 3 occupying powers. This is NOT just a film of a staged production but a truly filmic version of the operetta.
A private eye investigates a millionaire's mysterious past before a murderer can get to the witnesses.
British flyers try to cripple the Nazis by taking out their dams.
During WW2, a British bomber equipage is forced down in the British Chanel. Trying to keep the moral, they talk about their lives waiting the rescue they sure will come. And they're right, every possible attempts are made by the special rescue team unities.
A proper Englishman gets caught leading a double life.
A successful photographer becomes obsessed with inventing a motion picture projector.
On the eve of retirement, a bitter schoolteacher searches for some hope in his life.
A new bride becomes obsessed with the one room her husband keeps locked.
Repressed passions and shameful secrets destroy a New England family.
A politician rises rapidly to fame and fortune.
After the evacuation at Dunkirk, June 1940, some thousands of British prisoners are sent to German P.O.W. camps. One such group includes "Capt. Geoffrey Mitchell," a concentration-camp escapee who assumed the identity of a dead British officer. To avoid exposure, "Mitchell" must correspond with the dead man's estranged wife Celia. But eventual exposure seems certain, and the men must find a way to get him out. If he reaches England, though, what will his reception be?
A young flyer deals with the strains of wartime service and survivors' guilt during World War II.
Guests at a country estate share stories of the supernatural.
A brave captain pilots the first steamboat line between England and the U.S.
A disillusioned writer moves into a lighthouse where some ghostly visitors restore his faith.
Davey Fenwick leaves his mining village on a university scholarship intent on returning to better support the miners against the owners. But he falls in love with Jenny who gets him to marry her and return home as local schoolteacher before finishing his degree. Davey finds he is ill-at-ease in his role, the more so when he realises Jenny still loves her former boyfriend. When he finds that his father and the other miners are going to have to continue working on a possibly deadly coal seam he decides to act.
A young woman on vacation triggers an international incident when she tries to track an elderly friend who has disappeared.
A musical adaptation of the 1887 novel by Robert Louis Stevenson. The story of Henry Jekyll, a doctor who develops a potion that changes human personality and transforms him into an evil being he names Edward Hyde. See also "The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde."
The comic escapades of Alfred Ruggles, the British butler to Egbert Floud, a cattleman in the wild frontier town of Red Gap, as he attempts to adjust to life in America (having been won by Egbert from his owner, the Earl of Brinstead, in a poker game). Based on the "Saturday Evening Post" story by H
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