Search results for "Rex Harrison"

Anna and the King of Siam (1946) RT 88% / Audience 66%

DVD release: May 2005

In 1862, a young Englishwoman becomes royal tutor in Siam and befriends the King.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Cromwell
CAST:  Irene Dunne  •  Rex Harrison  •  Linda Darnell  •  Lee J. Cobb

Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna (1986) RT Audience 53%

DVD release: Oct 2006

Story of Anna Anderson, who claimed to be Anastasia Romanov, the only surviving daughter of the Czar and Czarina of Russia.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Marvin J. Chomsky
CAST:  Amy Irving  •  Olivia de Havilland  •  Omar Sharif  •  Rex Harrison

Ashanti (1979) RT Audience 27%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Dr. Anansa Linderby is kidnapped in a medical mission in Africa by a slave trader. From this moment, her husband will do anything to recover her and to punish the bad guys, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Fleischer
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Peter Ustinov  •  Kabir Bedi  •  Omar Sharif

Shalimar (1978)

On the run from the police, S.S. Kumar, a thief, comes across a private invitation to the island of Sir John Locksley addressed to Raja Bahadur Singh. When the Raja is shot, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Krishna Shah
CAST:  Dharmendra  •  Zeenat Aman  •  Rex Harrison  •  Sylvia Miles

Staircase (1969) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Jul 2013

The film is about an aging gay couple who own a barber shop in the East End of London. One of them is a part-time actor about to go on trial for propositioning a police ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Richard Burton  •  Rex Harrison  •  Cathleen Nesbitt  •  Beatrix Lehmann

A Flea in Her Ear (1968) RT Audience 40%

Director Jacques Charon's 1968 comedy about a womanizing attorney stars Rex Harrison, Louis Jourdan, Rosemary Harris, Rachel Roberts, John Williams and Victor Sen Yung.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jacques Charon
CAST:  Rex Harrison  •  Rosemary Harris  •  Louis Jourdan  •  Rachel Roberts

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 • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Fleischer
CAST:  Rex Harrison  •  Samantha Eggar  •  Richard Attenborough  •  Anthony Newley

The Honey Pot (1967) RT Audience 63%

In Venice, the millionaire benefactor Cecil Fox watches a Seventeenth Century play 'Volpone' and plots a practical joke to play on his three former greedy mistresses. He hires ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Rex Harrison  •  Susan Hayward  •  Capucine  •  Maggie Smith

The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965) RT 86% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Charlton Heston stars as Renaissance artist Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (6 March 1475 – 18 February 1564), who begrudgingly paints the Sistine Chapel for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Rex Harrison  •  Diane Cilento  •  Harry Andrews

My Fair Lady (1964) RT 96% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Aug 2003

A misogynistic and snobbish phonetics professor agrees to a wager that he can take a flower girl and make her presentable in high society.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Audrey Hepburn  •  Rex Harrison  •  Stanley Holloway  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White

Cleopatra (1963) RT 55% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Historical epic. The triumphs and tragedy of the Egyptian queen, Cleopatra.The winner of four Oscars, this epic saga of love, greed and betrayal stars Elizabeth Taylor as the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz  •  Rouben Mamoulian  •  Darryl F. Zanuck
CAST:  Elizabeth Taylor  •  Richard Burton  •  Rex Harrison  •  Roddy McDowall

The Happy Thieves (1962) RT Audience 25%

We confess! They did it! But it's how they did it that makes it so delightful!  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  George Marshall
CAST:  Rita Hayworth  •  Rex Harrison  •  Joseph Wiseman  •  Alida Valli

Midnight Lace (1960) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Apr 1996

This 1960 thriller, set in London, stars Doris Day as a wife who begins to unravel when she receives threatening telephone calls informing her she's soon to be murdered.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Miller
CAST:  Doris Day  •  Rex Harrison  •  John Gavin  •  Myrna Loy

The Reluctant Debutante (1958) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Dec 1991

Jimmy and Sheila Broadbent (Rex Harrison and Kay Kendall), welcome to London Jimmy's 17-year-old daughter, Jane (Sandra Dee). Jane is from Jimmy's first marriage to an ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Vincente Minnelli
CAST:  Rex Harrison  •  Kay Kendall  •  Sandra Dee  •  Angela Lansbury

The Constant Husband (1955)

Charles Hathaway wakes up in West Wales with no recollection of who he is or how he got there. With the help of a Cardiff specialist he traces his life back to his gorgeous ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sydney Gillat
CAST:  Rex Harrison  •  Kay Kendall  •  Margaret Leighton  •  George Cole

King Richard and the Crusaders (1954) RT Audience 15%

DVD release: Sep 2012

Based on Sir Walter Scott's The Talisman, this is the story of the romantic adventures of Christians and Muslims during the battle for the Holy Land in the time of King ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  David Butler
CAST:  Rex Harrison  •  Virginia Mayo  •  George Sanders  •  Laurence Harvey

The Four Poster (1952) RT Audience 50%

Jan de Hartog's two-person stage play The Fourposter has always seemed to attract married acting couples, a tradition established by the play's first Broadway stars Hume ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Irving Reis
CAST:  Rex Harrison  •  Lilli Palmer

Unfaithfully Yours (1948) RT 93% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jul 2005

Sir Alfred De Carter suspects his wife of infidelity. While conducting a symphony orchestra, he imagines three different ways of dealing with the situation.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Preston Sturges
CAST:  Rex Harrison  •  Linda Darnell  •  Rudy Vallée  •  Barbara Lawrence