Search results for "Stephen Boyd"

Ben-Hur (1959)

Judah Ben-Hur, a Palestinian Jew, is battling the Roman empire at the time of Christ. His actions send him and his family into slavery, but an inspirational encounter with ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  William Wyler
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Jack Hawkins  •  Haya Harareet  •  Stephen Boyd

Carter’s Army (1970)

The officer (Stephen Boyd) is put in charge of a squad of all black troops charged with the mission of blowing up an important hydro dam in Nazi Germany. Their failure would ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  George McCowan
CAST:  Stephen Boyd  •  Robert Hooks  •  Billy Dee Williams  •  Richard Pryor

Fantastic Voyage (1966) RT 93% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jun 2007

The science of miniaturization has been unlocked, and the army has big plans. But when a scientist carrying the secret of the process is injured in a surprise attack, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Richard Fleischer
CAST:  Stephen Boyd  •  Raquel Welch  •  Edmond O'Brien  •  Donald Pleasence

The Bible: In the Beginning (1966)

Extravagant production of the first part of the book of Genesis. Covers Adam and Eve, Noah and the Flood and Abraham and Isaac.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Huston
CAST:  Michael Parks  •  Ulla Bergryd  •  Richard Harris  •  Franco Nero

The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964) RT 100% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Feb 2001

Drawn from the same events that later inspired Gladiator, the film charts the power-hungry greed and father-son betrayal that led to Rome's collapse at the bloody hands of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Anthony Mann
CAST:  Sophia Loren  •  Stephen Boyd  •  Alec Guinness  •  Christopher Plummer

A Hill in Korea (1956)

Based on real events, A Hill in Korea charts the fortunes of a small group of British soldiers serving in the Korean War. Out on a routine patrol, the soldiers find that ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Julian Amyes
CAST:  George Baker  •  Harry Andrews  •  Stanley Baker  •  Michael Medwin

Island in the Sun (1957) RT Audience 52%

DVD release: Jan 2006

Set on a fictitious island in the Carribean during colonial British rule. It focuses on the life of a young charismatic and handsome black male with political aspirations. He ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Robert Rossen
CAST:  James Mason  •  Joan Fontaine  •  Dorothy Dandridge  •  Joan Collins

The Squeeze (1977) RT 17% / Audience 32%

An alcoholic London ex-cop becomes involved into a kidnapping drama and tries to free the daughter of a friend from a brutal gangster mob.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Apted
CAST:  Stacy Keach  •  David Hemblen  •  Stephen Boyd  •  Edward Fox

Hannie Caulder (1971) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: May 1991

Hannie enlists the aid of bounty hunter Tom Price to teach her how to be a gunfighter so she can hunt down the 3 men who killed her husband and raped her.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Burt Kennedy
CAST:  Raquel Welch  •  Robert Culp  •  Ernest Borgnine  •  Christopher Lee

The Inspector (1962)

At the end of WW2, a compassionate Dutch policeman helps smuggle a Jewish woman into British Palestine.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Philip Dunne
CAST:  Stephen Boyd  •  Dolores Hart  •  Leo McKern  •  Hugh Griffith

The Caper of the Golden Bulls (1967)

Peter Churchman stopped robbing banks a long time ago and is now living as a wealthy and respected citizen in Pamplona, Spain. But then his former companion Angela appears and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Russell Rouse
CAST:  Stephen Boyd  •  Yvette Mimieux  •  Giovanna Ralli  •  Vito Scotti

The Treasure of Jamaica Reef (1975)

An adventure film about the search for a more than 200-year-old treasure on the ocean floor.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Virginia L. Stone
CAST:  Stephen Boyd  •  David Ladd  •  Chuck Woolery  •  Rosey Grier

Imperial Venus (1962) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Oct 2008

Biopic about Napoleon's sister Paulette.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jean Delannoy
CAST:  Gina Lollobrigida  •  Stephen Boyd  •  Raymond Pellegrin  •  Micheline Presle

The Man Called Noon (1973)

Noon is a gunfighter who has become amnesiac. Helped by Rimes, an outlaw who has befriended him, he tries to figure out who he is actually. It gradually appears that his wife ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Peter Collinson
CAST:  Richard Crenna  •  Stephen Boyd  •  Rosanna Schiaffino  •  Farley Granger

The Big Game (1973)

Two soldiers of fortune are hired by an inventor to protect him and his invention, a radar-like machine that is capable of controlling armies and forcing them to fight.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Robert Day
CAST:  Stephen Boyd  •  Ray Milland  •  France Nuyen  •  Cameron Mitchell

The Man Who Never Was (1956) RT 100% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Jun 2005

The true story of a British effort to trick the Germans into weakening Sicily's defenses before the 1943 attack. A dead soldier is dressed as a British officer and outfitted ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Ronald Neame
CAST:  Clifton Webb  •  Gloria Grahame  •  Robert Flemyng  •  Josephine Griffin

Seven Thunders (1957)

Escaping British prisoners of war hide out in German occupied France.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Hugo Fregonese
CAST:  Stephen Boyd  •  James Robertson Justice  •  Tony Wright  •  Anna Gaylor

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