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|Also Known As:||Died:||December 4, 1997|
|Born:||March 7, 1925||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Berkshire, England, GB||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Dr. Jonathan Dempsey's formerly brilliant career as a zoologist is fading into distant memory. Years of gambling his reputation on 'mythical' animals has all but destroyed his credibility. Now his scheming boss has blackmailed him into taking over the late Dr. Abernathy's Loch Ness project--disprovi
After the death in 1553 of Edward VI, a faction pushes into power his second cousin Lady Jane Grey.
With its high-powered cast, this remake of Billy Wilder's 1957 screen classic offers Ralph Richardson in his final TV role, as the shrewd but ill-tempered defense counsel, and Deborah Kerr in her first, as the garrulous nurse with the thankless task of seeing to his well-being. The ubiquitous John G
The legendary Indian leader uses peaceful means to free his homeland from British rule.
A detective trying to solve a case finds himself on an exclusive island frequented by the rich and famous.
A diplomat is suspected of being a double agent.
After driving his boss to insanity, Inspector Clouseau has to stop him from destroying the world.
When vampires infest London, a property speculator turns out to be Dracula himself. The count plans to annihilate human life through a new strain of bubonic plague. Van Helsing, a professor who has gained his doctorate by studying evil, discovers the plot and along with a group from Scotland Yard attempts to put an end to it.
British Intelligence dupes an unemployed writer into thinking he''''s an industrial spy.
A classic car changes the lives of three sets of owners.
A young innocent becomes the prey for a series of devious, if unlucky females.
A man''''s obsession with his dead wife leads to trouble for his new bride.
James Bond tries to thwart an attempt to rob Fort Knox.
A wily manservant takes over his dissolute master''''s estate.
A typical day in the life of the Beatles.
During World War II, teenage boys in a small English town are consumed with jingoism and brutal war games, hoping dearly that the war won't end before they can fight in it. John, one of the younger members, is increasingly torn between these peer group values and his deepening homoerotic friendship with Mark, a gentle Jewish refugee whom his gang has ostracized as a sissy and a coward. Based on the novel _The Custard Boys_, by John Rae. Reminiscent of _Lord of the Flies_ in depicting adolescent cruelty growing unchecked to tragic extremes.
A charming but ruthless criminal holds the family of a bank manager hostage as part of a cold-blooded plan to steal money.
After a mysterious blackout, the inhabitants of a British village give birth to emotionless, super-powered offspring.
A tycoon pretends to be married while courting a beautiful actress.
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Bill Saunders, disturbed ex-soldier, kills a man in a postwar London pub brawl. Fleeing, he hides out in the apartment of lonely nurse Jane Wharton. Later, despite misgivings about his violent nature, Jane becomes involved with Bill, who resolves to reform. She gets him a job driving a medical supplies truck. But racketeer Harry Carter, who witnessed the killing, wants to use Bill's talents for crime.
Appearing before Mr. Justice Oliphant, an irritated Rumpole loses his temper, and following a mis-overheard conversation, he finds himself on trial for contempt of court.
A performance of Giacomo Puccini's opera set in Old California. A bandit and a sheriff compete for the affections of a woman in a mining camp.
The third presentation of the Emmy-winning family special, "The Storyteller," is adapted from an early Celtic folk tale about a storyteller who ran out of tales and his life depended on just one more.
Wagner's opera of medieval Antwerp, and the mysterious knight of the Holy Grail, Lohengrin. The knight, led by a swan, comes to Antwerp to save the innocent Elsa from the evil grasp of the sorceress Ortrud. Ortrud makes Elsa suspicious of her future husband, who finally crushes the evil forces. But
An adaptation of the popular 1950s British play in which the Lancasters, a glamorous London family, take refuge during a snowstorm in a dreary little hotel in the Devonshire moors during the week between Christmas and New Years. The hotel is inhabitated by regular guests who have descended into a r
A live performance from the stage of the Metropolitan Opera House of Richard Strauss's comic opera, set in Vienna in the 1740s, and describing the love triangle involving the young nobleman, Octavian, and his loves, the older Marschallin and the young Sophie. The brash Octavian is selected by his be
The story of a deserter who takes advantage of a deceased GI's grieving family by posing as his best friend.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
Miniseries continuing the adventures of a family of little people who live under the floorboards of an English country house. In this sequel, Pod and his family are forced to leave the ancestral home and search out a new safe haven where they can continue their small but otherwise normal lives.
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