Search results for "Peter Bull"


Dirty Business (2009)

A documentary about the myth of clean coal. The film reveals the true, hidden environmental and social costs of the 'cheap' nineteenth century technology that still provides ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Peter Bull
CAST:  Jeff Goodell

Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)

An insane general starts a process to nuclear holocaust that a war room of politicians and generals frantically try to stop. A classic black and white war satire from director ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Peter Sellers  •  George C. Scott  •  Sterling Hayden  •  Slim Pickens

Contraband (1940)

When a neutral Danish merchant ship is forced to put into port after trying to evade British wartime contraband control, its captain becomes involved in a beautiful British ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Michael Powell
CAST:  Conrad Veidt  •  Valerie Hobson  •  Hay Petrie  •  Joss Ambler

Doctor Dolittle (1967) RT 32% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Get ready for the wildest adventure of a lifetime in the most ambitious production ever brought to film. Earning a 1967 Academy Award nomination for Best Picture, this ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Music
DIRECTION:  Richard Fleischer
CAST:  Rex Harrison  •  Samantha Eggar  •  Richard Attenborough  •  Anthony Newley

Lady Caroline Lamb (1972)

DVD release: Dec 2007

Lady Caroline Lamb, dissatisfied in her marriage, has an affair with the dashing Romantic poet Lord Byron.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Bolt
CAST:  Sarah Miles  •  Jon Finch  •  Richard Chamberlain  •  John Mills

Oliver Twist (1948) RT 100% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Jan 1999

When 9-year-old orphan Oliver Twist dares to ask his cruel taskmaster, Mr. Bumble, for a second serving of gruel, he's hired out as an apprentice. Escaping that dismal fate, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  David Lean
CAST:  Alec Guinness  •  Kay Walsh  •  John Howard Davies  •  Robert Newton

The African Queen (1951) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jul 2004

At the start of the first World War, in the middle of Africa’s nowhere, a gin soaked riverboat captain is persuaded by a strong-willed missionary to go down river and face-off ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  John Huston
CAST:  Humphrey Bogart  •  Katharine Hepburn  •  Robert Morley  •  Peter Bull

Tom Jones (1963) RT 83% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Oct 1997

Tom loves Sophie and Sophie loves Tom. But Tom and Sophie are of differering classes. Can they find a way through the mayhem to be true to love?  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Albert Finney  •  Susannah York  •  Hugh Griffith  •  Edith Evans

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 Captain's Paradise (1953) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Mediterranean ferryboat captain Henry St James has things well organized - a loving and very English wife Maud in Gibraltar, and the loving if rather more hot-blooded Mistress ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anthony Kimmins
CAST:  Alec Guinness  •  Yvonne De Carlo  •  Celia Johnson  •  Charles Goldner




The Three Worlds of Gulliver (1960)

Doctor Gulliver is poor, so nothing - not even his charming fiancée Elisabeth - keeps him in the town he lives. He signs on to a ship to India, but in a storm he's washed off ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Music
DIRECTION:  Jack Sher
CAST:  Kerwin Mathews  •  June Thorburn  •  Jo Morrow  •  Lee Patterson

The Beloved Vagabond (1936)

Flying from one charming lady---eluding another---and almost losing both!  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Curtis Bernhardt
CAST:  Maurice Chevalier  •  Betty Stockfeld  •  Margaret Lockwood  •  Desmond Tester

Cardboard Cavalier (1949)

Cardboard Cavalier is a 1949 British comedy film directed by Walter Forde and starring Sid Field, Margaret Lockwood and Jerry Desmonde.The film depicts a historical romance ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Walter Forde
CAST:  Sid Field  •  Margaret Lockwood  •  Jerry Desmonde  •  Jack McNaughton

The Executioner (1970) RT Audience 38%

A British intelligence agent must track down a fellow spy suspected of being a double agent.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sam Wanamaker
CAST:  George Peppard  •  Joan Collins  •  Judy Geeson  •  Oskar Homolka

Dead Man's Shoes (1940) RT 57% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Sep 2006

An amnesia victim is a well liked and respected member of his community--until one day someone from his past shows up with evidence that in "the old days" he had been a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Thomas Bentley
CAST:  Leslie Banks  •  Joan Marion  •  Geoffrey Atkins  •  Wilfrid Lawson

Rosie Dixon – Night Nurse (1978)

Young Rosie Dixon starts her nurse training at St Adelaide's Hospital, but the student doctors and randy male patients just can't keep their hands off her.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Justin Cartwright
CAST:  Debbie Ash  •  Carolyne Argyle  •  Beryl Reid  •  John Le Mesurier

The Ware Case (1938)

An aristocrat won't economize, then his rich brother in law is found murdered in the grounds of the aristocrat's house  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Clive Brook  •  Jane Baxter  •  Barry K. Barnes  •  C.V. France