Search results for "Dirk Bogarde"

A Bridge Too Far (1977) RT 73% / Audience 86%

DVD release: May 2001

Tells the story of operation Market Garden. A failed attempt by the allies in the latter stages of WWII to end the war quickly by securing three bridges in Holland allowing ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Richard Attenborough
CAST:  Dirk Bogarde  •  James Caan  •  Michael Caine  •  Sean Connery

Accident (1967)

Stephen is a professor at Oxford University who is caught in a rut and feels trapped by his life in both academia and marriage. One of his students, William, is engaged to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Joseph Losey
CAST:  Dirk Bogarde  •  Stanley Baker  •  Jacqueline Sassard  •  Michael York

Daddy Nostalgie (1990)

A half-French, half-British writer (Jane Birkin) learns her father (Dirk Bogarde), who neglected her when she was young, has been taken seriously ill and goes to visit him and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bertrand Tavernier
CAST:  Dirk Bogarde  •  Odette Laure  •  Jane Birkin  •  Emmanuelle Bataille

The Patricia Neal Story (1981)

The actress (Glenda Jackson) recovers from a 1966 stroke with help from friends and her husband, author Roald Dahl (Dirk Bogarde).  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anthony Page  •  Anthony Harvey
CAST:  Glenda Jackson  •  Dirk Bogarde  •  Ken Kercheval  •  Jane Merrow

Despair (1978)

Germany in the early 1930s. Against the backdrop of the Nazis' rise, Hermann Hermann, a Russian émigré and chocolate magnate, goes slowly mad. It begins with his seating ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rainer Werner Fassbinder
CAST:  Dirk Bogarde  •  Andréa Ferréol  •  Klaus Löwitsch  •  Volker Spengler

Providence (1977) RT 88% / Audience 89%

Clive Langham (Sir John Gielgud) spends one tormenting night in his bed suffering from health problems and thinking up a story based on his relatives. He is a bitter man and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alain Resnais
CAST:  Dirk Bogarde  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  John Gielgud  •  David Warner

The Night Porter (1974)

Thirteen years after WWII a concentration camp survivor (Rampling) and her tormentor (Bogarde), currently the night porter at a Vienna hotel, meet again and fall back into ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Liliana Cavani
CAST:  Dirk Bogarde  •  Charlotte Rampling  •  Gabriele Ferzetti  •  Giuseppe Addobbati

Night Flight from Moscow (1973)

Vlassov (Yul Brynner) is a Soviet spy. In France, Vlassov defects. He is whisked to the U.S.A., where Allan Davies (Henry Fonda) takes over the case. After polygraph tests and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Foreign • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Henri Verneuil
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Henry Fonda  •  Dirk Bogarde  •  Philippe Noiret

Death in Venice (1971) RT 76% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Feb 2004

Composer Gustav von Aschenbach, travels to Venice for health reasons. There, he becomes obsessed with the stunning beauty of an adolescent Polish boy named Tadzio who is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Luchino Visconti
CAST:  Dirk Bogarde  •  Björn Andrésen  •  Silvana Mangano  •  Marisa Berenson

Doctor in Distress (1963) RT Audience 31%

DVD release: Aug 2011

"Doctor in Distress" is the fifth of the seven films in the "Doctor" series, and focuses on Sir Lancelot Spratt, Simon Sparrow's old teacher and sometimes nemesis. When the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ralph Thomas
CAST:  Dirk Bogarde  •  James Robertson Justice  •  Samantha Eggar  •  Barbara Murray

The Damned (1969) RT 91% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Feb 2004

In the early days of Nazi Germany, a powerful noble family must adjust to life under the new dictatorship regime. The transition from democracy to dictatorship is thus ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Luchino Visconti
CAST:  Dirk Bogarde  •  Ingrid Thulin  •  Helmut Griem  •  Helmut Berger

Justine (1969) RT Audience 40%

In Alexandria, in 1938, Darley, a young British schoolmaster and poet, makes friends through Pursewarden, the British consular officer, with Justine, the beautiful and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Anouk Aimée  •  Dirk Bogarde  •  Robert Forster  •  Anna Karina

Oh! What a Lovely War (1969) RT 75% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Nov 2006

A movie about the First World War based on a stage musical of the same name, portraying the "Game of War" and focusing mainly on the members of one family (last name Smith) ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign • Music
DIRECTION:  Richard Attenborough
CAST:  Laurence Olivier  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Maggie Smith  •  John Mills

The Fixer (1968) RT 71% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Feb 1994

Set in tsarist Russia around the turn of the century and based on a true story of a Russian Jewish peasant Yakov Bog who was wrongly imprisoned for a most unlikely crime - the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  John Frankenheimer
CAST:  Alan Bates  •  Dirk Bogarde  •  Georgia Brown  •  Ian Holm

Sebastian (1968) RT Audience 63%

Sebastian is an undisciplined mathematics genius who works in the "cipher bureau" of the British Intelligence. While cracking enemy codes, Sebastian finds time to romance ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Greene
CAST:  Dirk Bogarde  •  Susannah York  •  Lilli Palmer  •  John Gielgud

Our Mother's House (1967) RT Audience 81%

Seven British children bury their mother and hide her death, until their long-lost father (Dirk Bogarde) returns.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jack Clayton
CAST:  Dirk Bogarde  •  Margaret Brooks  •  Pamela Franklin  •  Louis Sheldon Williams

The Epic That Never Was (1967) RT Audience 100%

The story of the aborted 1937 filming of "I, Claudius", starring Charles Laughton, with all of its surviving footage.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Bill Duncalf
CAST:  Dirk Bogarde  •  Robert Graves  •  Josef von Sternberg  •  Merle Oberon

Modesty Blaise (1966) RT 38% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Modesty Blaise, a secret agent whose hair color, hair style, and mod clothing change at a snap of her fingers is being used by the British government as a decoy in an effort ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joseph Losey
CAST:  Monica Vitti  •  Terence Stamp  •  Dirk Bogarde  •  Harry Andrews

Darling (1965)

A beautiful but amoral model sleeps her way to the top of the London fashion scene at the height of the Swinging Sixties.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Schlesinger
CAST:  Julie Christie  •  Laurence Harvey  •  Dirk Bogarde  •  José Luis de Vilallonga