Search results for "James Mason"

North by Northwest (1959) RT 100% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Aug 2000

Madison Avenue advertising man Roger Thornhill finds himself thrust into the world of spies when he is mistaken for a man by the name of George Kaplan. Foreign spy Philip ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Eva Marie Saint  •  James Mason  •  Jessie Royce Landis

11 Harrowhouse (1974) RT Audience 70%

DVD release: Feb 2011

A small time diamond merchant jumps at the chance to supervise the purchase and cutting of a large first class diamond. But when the diamond is stolen from him, he is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Aram Avakian
CAST:  Charles Grodin  •  Candice Bergen  •  James Mason  •  Trevor Howard

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954) RT 89% / Audience 74%

DVD release: May 2003

A ship sent to investigate a wave of mysterious sinkings encounters the advanced submarine, the Nautilus, commanded by Captain Nemo.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Richard Fleischer
CAST:  Kirk Douglas  •  James Mason  •  Paul Lukas  •  Peter Lorre

A Star Is Born (1954) RT 96% / Audience 83%

DVD release: May 2001

A movie star helps a young singer/actress find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Judy Garland  •  James Mason  •  Jack Carson  •  Charles Bickford

Age of Consent (film) (1969)

An elderly artist thinks he has become too stale and is past his prime. His friend (and agent) persuades him to go to an offshore island to try once more. On the island he ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Powell
CAST:  James Mason  •  Helen Mirren  •  Jack MacGowran  •  Neva Carr-Glynn

A.D. (1985)

Set just after the death of Jesus Christ, this mini-series chronicles the life & adventures of Jesus's disciples, and events in Rome during the reigns of the Emperors ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Stuart Cooper
CAST:  Anthony Andrews  •  Colleen Dewhurst  •  Ava Gardner  •  David Hedison

The Shooting Party (1985) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: Oct 2006

1913, shortly before the outbreak of WWI. A group of aristocrats gathers at the estate of Sir Randolph Nettleby for a weekend shoot. As the terminal decrepitude of a dying ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Alan Bridges
CAST:  James Mason  •  Edward Fox  •  Dorothy Tutin  •  John Gielgud

Yellowbeard (1983) RT 22% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Jun 2006

For years Yellowbeard had looted the Spanish Main, making men eat their lips and swallow their hearts. Caught and convicted for tax evasion, he's sentenced to 20 years in St. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mel Damski
CAST:  Graham Chapman  •  Martin Hewitt  •  Eric Idle  •  Peter Cook

The Verdict (1982)

Frank Galvin is a down-on-his luck lawyer, reduced to drinking and ambulance chasing. Former associate Mickey Morrissey reminds him of his obligations in a medical malpractice ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Charlotte Rampling  •  Jack Warden  •  James Mason

A Dangerous Summer (1982)

Building is Howard's passion, and he is so absorbed in his plans to build an elaborate resort in the Blue Mountains of Australia that he ignores certain obvious signals that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Quentin Masters
CAST:  Tom Skerritt  •  James Mason

Evil Under the Sun (1982) RT 83% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Feb 2001

Trying to find how a millionaire wound up with a phony diamond brings Hercule Poirot to an exclusive island resort frequented by the rich and famous. When a murder is ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Guy Hamilton
CAST:  Peter Ustinov  •  Jane Birkin  •  Nicholas Clay  •  Maggie Smith

Ivanhoe (1982) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: May 2009

This is a remake of Walter Scott's Ivanhoe. Ivanhoe, a worthy and noble knight, the champion of justice returns to England after the holy wars. He find England under the reign ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Douglas Camfield
CAST:  Anthony Andrews  •  James Mason  •  Sam Neill  •  Michael Hordern

North Sea Hijack (1980)

A terrorist (Anthony Perkins) holds an offshore drilling rig and production platform for ransom in the North Sea. Ffolkes (Roger Moore) a wealthy misogynistic eccentric, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Andrew McLaglen
CAST:  Roger Moore  •  James Mason  •  Anthony Perkins  •  David Hedison

Salem's Lot (1979) RT 85% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Oct 1999

Vampires are invading a small New England town. It's up to a novelist and a young horror fan to save it.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper
CAST:  David Soul  •  James Mason  •  Lance Kerwin  •  Bonnie Bedelia

Bloodline (1979) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Dec 2005

When her father is murdered, a cosmetics heiress becomes the next target of an unknown killer amid the international jet set.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Terence Young
CAST:  Audrey Hepburn  •  Ben Gazzara  •  James Mason  •  Romy Schneider