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|Also Known As:||Died:||February 8, 1988|
|Born:||April 7, 1920||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Australia||Profession:||Cast ...|
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A movie based on the cancelled CBS series "Crazy Like a Fox." When attorney Harrison Fox accepts an important job interview in London, he convinces his family, including his private eye father Harry, to take the trip with him. Once there, the two become involved in a mystery involving the murder of
Peter Ustinov brought his interpretation of Hercule Poirot to television after starring on the big screen in versions of Agatha Christie's "Death on the Nile" and "Evil Under the Sun," ferreting out in "Thirteen at Dinner" the killer of a wealthy British lord. Faye Dunaway, fresh from starring in th
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.
A retired CIA agent threatens to publish an embarrassing book of memoirs about his colleagues.
In the early 1970s, American Michael Flaherty returns from fighting in Vietnam and tries to decide what to do with his life. Remembering his grandfather's stories about his early days fighitng with the Irish Republican Army against the British, Michael goes to Belfast to fight for home rule. But he
Business partners fight to win back the nightclub they''''ve lost to gangsters.
The infamous submarine captain rescues six shipwreck survivors.
The wealthy playboy son of an assassinated South American diplomat discovers that his father was really murdered on orders of the corrupt president of the country--a man who was his father's friend and who, in fact, his father had helped put into power. He returns from living a jet-set life in Europe to lead a revolution against the government, only to find out that things aren't quite as black and white as he had assumed.
A wounded mobster holes up in a reclusive rock star''s decaying mansion.
Aliens kidnap sky divers as part of an invasion plot.
Love complicates a 19th-century Scot''''s efforts to follow in his father''''s criminal footsteps.
Arthur Kipps, an orphan apprenticed to a tyrannical owner of a mercantile, has a sudden abrupt change of life when his wealthy grandfather dies and leaves him a pile of money.
Phineas T Barnum and friends finance the first flight to the moon but find the task a little above them. They attempt to blast their rocket into orbit from a massive gun barrel built into the side of a Welsh mountain, but money troubles, spies and saboteurs ensure that the plan is doomed before it starts.
True story of U.S. officer Mickey Marcus, who joined the Israeli fight against the Arabs.
When the detective in charge of investigating a series of bank robberies, starts to get too close to the culprits, they set up a blackmail scheme to warn him off. But when the crooks begin to fall out with each other, the police learn the truth.
A civil servant hopes a car will impress the heiress he hopes to romance.
After marrying the boss' daughter, a workingman begins to doubt his abilities.
Allied agents go behind enemy lines to destroy a German missile base.
A glamorous Polynesian raises temperatures at a boy''''s school when she comes to visit her cousin.
A millionaire businessman's brain is kept alive after a fatal accident, and communicates clues to a doctor on the trail of the killer.
A World War II veteran stays behind in Malaya to fight off Communist insurgents.
"Nine hours to Rama" depicts the life of Nathuram Godse the assassin of Mahatma Gandhi. How Godse planned the assassination is shown in the film. How he became a Hindu activist who (unfairly) blamed Gandhi for the killings of thousands of Hindus by Muslims is revealed in a series of flashbacks.
A man fakes his death to get back at the insurance company that denied an earlier claim.
A small European nation launches a space program using the local wine as rocket fuel.
This pseudo-biographical movie depicts 5 years from 1885 on in the live of the Viennan psychologist Freud (1856-1939). At this time, most of his colleagues refuse to cure hysteric patients, because they believe they're just simulating to gain attention. But Freud learns to use hypnosis to find out the reasons for the psychosis. His main patient is a young woman who refuses to drink water and is plagued by always the same nightmare.
A schoolgirl obsessed with her teacher accuses him of molesting her.
An American serviceman in World War II is forced to stand in for a British spy.
A team of Allied saboteurs fight their way behind enemy lines to destroy a pair of Nazi guns.
An American engineer fights to build the first railroad through East Africa.
Interoffice politics complicate a British agent''''s fight to stop a murderous cult in India.
When a popular colonel loses a promotion, it sets the stage for conflict with his new superior officer.
A preacher and a rebel leader change places during the Revolution.
A young accountant claws his way to the top in the boardroom and the bedroom.
An Irish rebel leader becomes addicted to violence.
When he''''s stricken with seasickness, the last of a family of sailors takes charge of a decaying amusement pier.
British intelligence hires a man to impersonate General Montgomery during World War II.
Writing a passionate romance lands a proper British housewife in a sea of trouble.
British Intelligence during World War II is trying to get the German High Command to shift it's forces away from Italy prior to the invasion. To create the illusion of a plan for England to invade Greece a dead body is to be procured, allowed to be found with secret papers on him by Spanish authorities who will send the papers on to the Germans, or that's the plan. First they have to find a body that will look drowned, and create an identity for him that will pass the examination of the German agent who is sure to check him out. Based on a true story.
A group of exiled Russians claim to have found the living daughter of the Tsar, presumed executed in 1918.
When a journalist dies, his brother takes up his investigation of a smuggling ring.
James McDonald, an apparent fop who is actually a highwayman, comes to the aid of a young chimney sweep who is accused of stealing an emerald ring. The story is set in England in 1750. Produced in England.
Herman Wouk's best-selling 1971 epic about a fictional Navy family in the days leading up to Pearl Harbor came to TV in this 16-hour miniseries over seven nights (initially it had been planned for only twelve hours). At about $40-million, it was the single most expensive television event up to that
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