Search results for "Stanley Holloway"

Journey into Fear (1975) RT 75% / Audience 52%

U.S geologist (Sam Waterston) discovers something about Oil that proves VERY threatening to the Turkish and Arab business people.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Mann
CAST:  Sam Waterston  •  Zero Mostel  •  Yvette Mimieux  •  Ian McShane

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1973) RT 65% / Audience 62%

Musical version of the story in which Dr. Henry Jekyll experiments with scientific means of revealing the hidden, dark side of man and releases a murderer from within himself.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Music • TV movie
DIRECTION:  David Winters
CAST:  Kirk Douglas  •  Susan George  •  Stanley Holloway  •  Michael Redgrave

Target: Harry (1969)

Also known as How To Make It  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roger Corman
CAST:  Vic Morrow  •  Suzanne Pleshette  •  Victor Buono  •  Cesar Romero

Mrs. Brown, You've Got a Lovely Daughter (1968) RT Audience 20%

DVD release: Jun 1991

A hobo (Lance Percival) goes to London with a rock group (Herman's Hermits) and their prize racing greyhound, Mrs. Brown.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Saul Swimmer
CAST:  Peter Noone  •  Karl Green  •  Keith Hopwood  •  Derek Leckenby

Ten Little Indians (1965) RT Audience 49%

Ten strangers are invited as weekend guests to a remote mountain mansion.When the host doesn't show up, the guests start dying, one by one, in uniquely macabre Agatha ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Pollock
CAST:  Hugh O'Brian  •  Shirley Eaton  •  Fabian  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White

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

Alive and Kicking (1959) RT 83% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Nov 1999

Three elderly residents of a nursing home, fed up with their monotonous existence, engineer an escape from their drab surroundings and head for an impromptu holiday on an ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Cyril Frankel
CAST:  Sybil Thorndike  •  Kathleen Harrison  •  Estelle Winwood  •  Stanley Holloway

On the Fiddle (1961) RT Audience 44%

DVD release: Mar 1997

Tricked into joining the RAF by a wily judge, wide boy Horace Pope sets his sights on the main chance, teams with slow-witted, good-hearted gypsy Pedlar Pascoe, and works up a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Cyril Frankel
CAST:  Alfred Lynch  •  Sean Connery  •  Cecil Parker  •  Stanley Holloway

No Love for Johnnie (1961) RT Audience 80%

Johnnie Byrne is a member of the British Parliament. In his 40s, he's feeling frustrated with his life and his personal as well as professional problems tower up over him. His ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ralph Thomas
CAST:  Peter Finch  •  Mary Peach  •  Billie Whitelaw  •  Rosalie Crutchley

No Trees in the Street (1959) RT Audience 67%

No Trees in the Street. Based on the play by Ted Willis, the film is set in the years just before World War II, when England hadn't completely dug itself out of the worldwide ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  J. Lee Thompson
CAST:  Sylvia Syms  •  Herbert Lom  •  Melvyn Hayes  •  Ronald Howard

An Alligator Named Daisy (1955)

Returning from a cricket match in Ireland, Peter Weston gains a pet alligator from another passenger who abandons it with him. He is horrified and while his first instinct is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  J. Lee Thompson
CAST:  Donald Sinden  •  Jeannie Carson  •  James Robertson Justice  •  Diana Dors

Fast and Loose (1954) RT Audience 55%

An unmarried couple are forced to adopt a series of pretexts when they stay at a country inn together with only one spare room.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gordon Parry
CAST:  Stanley Holloway  •  Kay Kendall  •  Brian Reece  •  Joan Young

The Titfield Thunderbolt (1953) RT Audience 80%

DVD release: Apr 2005

When British Railways announce the closure of the Titfield to Mallingford branch line a group of local residents make a bid to run it themselves, backed by a monied member of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Charles Crichton
CAST:  Stanley Holloway  •  George Relph  •  Naunton Wayne  •  John Gregson

A Day to Remember (1953)

Based on The Hand and the Flower, a novel by Jerrard Tickell, A Day to Remember stars Stanley Holloway as Charley Porter, captain of London darts team. When the team travels ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ralph Thomas
CAST:  Stanley Holloway  •  Donald Sinden  •  Joan Rice  •  Odile Versois

Meet Mr. Lucifer (1953) RT Audience 50%

A T.V. set given as a retiremant present is sold on to different households causing misery each time. One of the Ealing comedies.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Anthony Pelissier
CAST:  Stanley Holloway  •  Peggy Cummins  •  Jack Watling  •  Ian Carmichael

The Lavender Hill Mob (1951) RT 100% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Sep 2002

A meek bank clerk who oversees the shipment of bullion joins with an eccentric neighbor to steal gold bars and smuggle them out of the country as miniature Eiffel Towers.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Charles Crichton
CAST:  Alec Guinness  •  Stanley Holloway  •  Sid James  •  Alfie Bass

The Magic Box (1951) RT Audience 76%

Now old, ill, poor, and largely forgotten, William Freise-Greene was once very different. As young and handsome William Green he changed his name to include his first wife's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Boulting
CAST:  Robert Donat  •  Margaret Johnston  •  Maria Schell  •  Richard Attenborough

One Wild Oat (1951) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: May 2009

A barrister (Robertson Hare) attempts to discourage his daughter's infatuation for a philanderer by revealing his past. The plan backfires when the daughter's would-be ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Charles Saunders
CAST:  Robertson Hare  •  Stanley Holloway  •  Andrew Crawford  •  Vera Pearce

Passport to Pimlico (1949) RT 91% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Apr 2005

When an unexploded WWII bomb is accidentally detonated in Pimlico, it reveals a treasure trove and documents proving that the region is in fact part of Burgundy, France and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Henry Cornelius
CAST:  Stanley Holloway  •  Betty Warren  •  Barbara Murray  •  Paul Dupuis

Another Shore (1948)

A young Irishman comes up with an unusual plan to get the money to emigrate to Tahiti. One of the Ealing comedies.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Charles Crichton
CAST:  Robert Beatty  •  Moira Lister  •  Stanley Holloway  •  Wilfrid Brambell