Search results for "Cy Endfield"

Hell Drivers (1957) RT Audience 86%

An ex-con trying to go clean ends up working for a crooked trucking company swindling money.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Stanley Baker  •  Herbert Lom  •  Peggy Cummins  •  Patrick McGoohan

Mysterious Island (1961) RT 83% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Oct 2002

During the US Civil War, Union POWs escape in a balloon and end up stranded on a South Pacific island, inhabited by giant plants and animals. They must use their ingenuity to ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Michael Craig  •  Joan Greenwood  •  Michael Callan  •  Gary Merrill

The Underworld Story (1950) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Apr 1991

A blacklisted reporter brings his shady ways to a small-town newspaper after being fired from a big city daily.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Dan Duryea  •  Herbert Marshall  •  Gale Storm  •  Howard Da Silva

Zulu (1964) RT 93% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Feb 2001

In 1879, during the Zulu wars, man of the people Lt. John Chard (Stanley Baker) and snooty Lt Gonville Bromhead (Michael Caine) were in charge of defending the isolated Natal ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Stanley Baker  •  Jack Hawkins  •  Ulla Jacobsson  •  James Booth

The Sound of Fury (1950) RT Audience 80%

A family man -desperate for a job- latches onto a friend that encourages him into being a criminal.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Frank Lovejoy  •  Kathleen Ryan  •  Richard Carlson  •  Lloyd Bridges

The Limping Man (1953) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Mar 2006

An American (Lloyd Bridges) returns to his London lover (Moira Lister) and joins the search for a limping sniper.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Lloyd Bridges  •  Moira Lister  •  Alan Wheatley  •  Leslie Phillips

Universal Soldier (1972) RT 19% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Jun 2001

A lifelong mercenary commander and weapons expert played by George Lazenby is commissioned to train an army for an exiled African leader. But as his conscience finally catches ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  George Lazenby  •  Ben Carruthers  •  Rudolph Walker  •  Cy Endfield

Dancing Romeo (1944)

Froggy plans a dance recital to win over Marilyn.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Billy 'Froggy' Laughlin  •  Robert Blake  •  Billie 'Buckwheat' Thomas  •  Janet Burston

The Secret (1955) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Jul 2005

In this crime drama, an American loses all his money and finds himself stranded in England. He finds hope when he meets a female smuggler who has brought jewels into the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Sam Wanamaker  •  Mandy Miller  •  André Morell  •  Marian Spencer

Impulse (1954) RT Audience 64%

DVD release: Sep 2006

An American realtor living in England is dissatisfied with what he believes to be his humdrum life. One weekend while his wife is out of town, he gives a ride to a woman he ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Arthur Kennedy  •  Constance Smith  •  Joy Shelton  •  Jack Allen

Child in the House (1956)

DVD release: Mar 2011

A lonely child must stay with her uncaring aunt and uncle after her mother is hospitalized. Her estranged father is a fugitive. For love and companionship, the eleven-year old ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Phyllis Calvert  •  Eric Portman  •  Stanley Baker  •  Dora Bryan

Sea Fury (1958)

The captain of a tugboat harboured off a Spanish village is lured into a romantic involvement with a young girl at the behest of her father, in the hope of getting his hands ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Stanley Baker  •  Victor McLaglen  •  Luciana Paluzzi  •  Grégoire Aslan

The Argyle Secrets (1948)

A framed reporter (William Gargan) and the crooks on his trail scramble to locate a book containing the names of war profiteers and traitors.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  William Gargan  •  Marjorie Lord  •  Ralph Byrd  •  Jack Reitzen

Hide and Seek (1964) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Mar 2007

A professor of astronomy helping on a missile development program. An old friend of his is a Russian chess champion. The Russian is working with shady businessman Marek and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Ian Carmichael  •  Curd Jürgens  •  Janet Munro  •  George Pravda

Jet Storm (1959)

Crisis in the air: A passenger aboard a commercial airplane flying from London to New York threatens to detonate a bomb over the Atlantic.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Richard Attenborough  •  Stanley Baker  •  Harry Secombe  •  Hermione Baddeley

Tarzan's Savage Fury (1952) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: May 2009

The jungle king's cousin tries to get him to help find a diamond treasure.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Lex Barker  •  Dorothy Hart  •  Patric Knowles  •  Charles Korvin

Sands of the Kalahari (1965) RT Audience 73%

DVD release: Apr 2014

A diverse group of individuals struggle to survive in the Kalahari desert after their passenger plane crashes.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Stuart Whitman  •  Stanley Baker  •  Susannah York  •  Harry Andrews

Colonel March Investigates (1955)

This is a feature-length compilation of three short episodes taken from a TV series called 'Colonel March of Scotland Yard' (1954-56, 26 episodes) starring Boris Karloff as ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Boris Karloff  •  Ewan Roberts