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|Also Known As:||Died:||August 16, 1993|
|Born:||May 6, 1913||Cause of Death:||cancer|
|Birth Place:||London, England, GB||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
Two cousins search for their grandfather's murderer. They learn that their grandfather had been leading a double life. By day, he was the respected owner of a newspaper; by night, he was the "Paraclete of Justice," fighting crime wherever he happened to find it.
A story set in the 19th century about a young woman named Serena whose father, Sir Giles, loses her and his estate in a gambling wager, to the lecherous Lord Wrotham. But before the evening is over, Wrotham himself has lost her to the handsome, darkly mysterious Justin, the Marquis of Vulcan, who se
The second Charles and Diana movie, with two virtual unknowns in the leads: Christopher Baines had acted on the British stage and on the BBC, but Catherine Oxenberg, a U.S.-born, British-raised professional model, here made her acting debut. Of particular interest was the casting of Dana Wynter as Q
A British multinational seeks to overthrow a vicious dictator in central Africa. It hires a band of (largely aged) mercenaries in London and sends them in to save the virtuous but imprisoned opposition leader who is also critically ill and due for execution. Just when the team has performed a perfect rescue, the multinational does a deal with the vicious dictator leaving the mercenary band to escape under their own steam and exact revenge.
The oft-filmed Conan Doyle classic (it had been made at least eight times previously) and the first American color version about how Holmes and Watson solve the baffling murder of an heir to the Baskerville fortune on the misty English moors. This was the pilot to a prospective Sherlock Holmes serie
A hunter stalks a killer elephant.
In a Hong Kong park, a man brushes against the arm of a girl sitting on a bench, and she slips to the ground, murdered. Immediately afterward, the man is kiled also. The F.B.I.(say what?) swings into action: the dead woman was connected with a jewel-smuggling ring, and the man was a federal agent.Federal agent Scott (Stewart Granger) is given the assignment and finds a way to sneak agent Carol (Rosanna Schiaffino) into the smuggling gang, and then contacts Norman (Paul Kronak), the F.B.I connection in Hong Kong. Carol is working now for Pierre Milot (Sieghardt Rupp), the man who directs the underground traffic for an unknown mysterious boss. Well, make that unknown to all but members of the audience who are not deaf, blind or have fallen asleep.
A Westerner goes after the outlaws who killed his wagon master friend.
Two Westerners investigate a double murder blamed on renegades.
A reporter tries to steal a Balkan dictator''''s secrets and his wife.
A French Foreign Legion commander is told to assemble a unit and capture an Algerian rebel leader. He gathers in his old unit, most of whom are no longer in top form. One is having nightmares of past indiscretions, another is now drinking, another has lost his nerve. He takes them in captures the leader, but then is unable to make it to the pick up. He encounters a rebel patrol and is trapped unless they can escape before their water runs out.
Five criminals win early pardons to infiltrate a Nazi outpost.
Lot and the Hebrews become involved in a Helamite plan to take over the rich sinful cities of Sodom and Gomorrah.
An adventurer's loyalties are tested when he falls in with rebels in 16th-century Spain.
A shipping tycoon with a record becomes a suspect when money goes missing from the company vault.
Two prospectors cope with woman problems and a con man.
A woman tries to prove her cheating husband didn''''t murder his mistress.
A reformed gunslinger is rejected by everyone until he's needed to fight off outlaws.
A neglected wife is shipwrecked on a desert island with her husband and her would-be lover.
Two frontiersmen clash over the slaughter of a buffalo herd.
An Anglo-Indian beauty falls for a British officer as her country fights for independence.
An ambitious housemaid learns her employer murdered his wife.
A British buccaneer is torn between three seductive women.
An emerald prospector clashes with a beautiful plantation owner in South America.
An English Don Juan courts the Prince of Wales'''' favor while romancing his way through society.
The future Elizabeth I fights court intrigue in the turbulent years before her ascension to the throne.
Brothers on a whaling schooner become romantic rivals.
Herod's stepdaughter discovers Christianity through her love for a Roman centurion.
In 18th-century France, a young man masquerades as an actor to avenge his friend's murder.
An Englishman who resembles the king of a small European nation gets mixed up in palace intrigue when his look-alike is kidnapped.
A Mountie tracks an accused killer through the Canadian wilderness.
Three British officers look for adventure in 19th-century India.
An art thief tries to double cross his gangster boss.
A spirited widow hires a daredevil jungle scout to find a lost treasure in diamonds.
When a friend dies, a gambler adopts his daughter.
A British queen trapped in a loveless marriage falls for a soldier of fortune.
Ambitious poor relation Blanche Fullerton accepts a job as governess from her wealthy cousins who have adopted the name Fury since they acquired the ancestral home of the Fury family. Blanche plots to become the lady of the manor but her illicit passion for the vengeful, obsessed Philip Thorn sets off a string of tragic events, including murder.
Irish peasants revolt against a cruel British landlord.
During the last half of the 19th century writer Richard Darrell (Stewart Gtanger) saves Don Carlor (Gerald Hinze) from two robbers, and is entrusted by Don Carlos to take a valuable necklace to Spain. Richard leaves his fiance, Oriana (Jean Crawford), and starts the trip. He meets Wycroft (Robert Helpmann), a henchman for Sir Francis Castteldow (Dennis Prince), an aristocrat out to steal Oriana from Richard. The latter is assaulted, robbed and nearly killed and, as a result, loses his memory. He marries a gypsy girl, Rosal (Jean Kent), while Oriana, thinking him dead marries the dastardly Sir Francis. Everybody will meet again. Complications will arise.
In the early part of this century, Maddelena a teenage Italian girl, is attacked whilst walking in the woods. The attack leaves her mentally scarred and our story flashes forward to the 1940s where Maddelena is still troubled. She disappears one day and her daughter vows to find her.
Julius Caesar gives the famed Egyptian queen lessons in government.
Returning to 1870's London after finishing at boarding school, Fanny winesses the death of her father in a fight with Lord Manderstoke. She then finds that her family has for many years been running a bordello next door to their home. When her mother dies shortly after, she next discovers that her real father is in fact a well-respected politician. Meeting him and then falling in love with his young advisor Harry Somerford leads to a life of ups and downs and conflict between the classes. Periodically the scoundrel of a Lord crosses her path, always to tragic effect.
At an estate auction in WWII England, two strangers meet and muse about their families' history and possible connections. Flashbacks reveal the story of the sweet, rich, and beautiful Clarissa Richmond and her friendship with bitter, impoverished Hesther Snow. Their fates are intertwined even as their paths diverge. Clarissa marries the handsome but cruel Marquis of Rohan while Hesther becomes an actress. Eventually, the two women meet again and Clarissa brings the scheming Hester into her household. As Clarissa searches for true love, Hesther plots to take away everything that belongs to her.
A tribute to the important work of female nurses during World War II.
Two British Intelligence agents infiltrate occupied France to learn the Germans'''' secrets.
Lt. Cranford lives the life of a playboy sportsman until the outbreak of war when he joins the Royal Navy and is assigned to convoy protection duties. The convoy is a part of the vital supply chain that is all that is allowing Britain to fight off the Nazi threat. A German battleship targets the convoy protection ships and a deadly game of cat and mouse ensues.
American (Churchill) in London dislikes England until his daughter (Lehmann) falls for the son (Granger) of the Lord (Drayton) with whom he wants to conclude a business deal.
A documentary about actress Ava Gardner. Includes interview footage of Gardner herself as well as interviews with friends and colleagues and clips from some of her films.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
A three-part, six-hour miniseries which tells the story of a passionate affair between a steel magnate and a French Ambassador's wife, and the effects of their love on them and their families during the turbulent years of World War II. This adaptation of Danielle Steel's novel begins in 1939 on a tr
This promotional short for "King Solomon''''s Mines" (1950) focuses on the challenges of on-location filming in the African wilderness.
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