Search results for "Wilfrid Hyde-White"

Fanny Hill (1983) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Happily engaged to her handsome fiance, Charles, Fanny is soon hit with one misfortune after another until she is forced to become a prostitute to survive. This is the story, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gerry O'Hara
CAST:  Lisa Foster  •  Oliver Reed  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White  •  Shelley Winters

The Toy (1982) RT 11% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Nov 2001

On one of his bratty son Eric's annual visits, the plutocrat U.S. Bates takes him to his department store and offers him anything in it as a gift. Eric chooses a black janitor ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Richard Pryor  •  Jackie Gleason  •  Ned Beatty  •  Scott Schwartz

Oh, God! Book II (1980) RT 50% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Second 'Oh God' movie has God appearing before 11-year-old Tracy Richards to ask for her help to spread his word and influence over the world which she suggests the slogan ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Gilbert Cates
CAST:  Suzanne Pleshette  •  David Birney  •  Louanne  •  John Louie

Scout's Honor (1980) RT Audience 100%

TV movie directed by Henry Levin.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Henry Levin
CAST:  Gary Coleman  •  Katherine Helmond  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White  •  Pat O'Brien

In God We Tru$t (1980)

A naive monk, named Brother Ambrose (Marty Feldman), is sent by the abbot on a mission to raise $5,000 in order to save their monastery from closing. He goes to Hollywood ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Marty Feldman
CAST:  Marty Feldman  •  Peter Boyle  •  Louise Lasser  •  Richard Pryor

The Cat and the Canary (1979) RT Audience 34%

DVD release: Oct 2004

British remake of the classic comedy thriller play. A group of potential heirs gather in a forbidding old house to learn which of them will inherit a fortune. Later, they ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign • Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Radley Metzger
CAST:  Honor Blackman  •  Edward Fox  •  Michael Callan  •  Wendy Hiller

Fragment of Fear (1970) RT Audience 44%

A reformed drug addict travels to Italy to find out who murdered his aunt.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard C. Sarafian
CAST:  David Hemmings  •  Gayle Hunnicutt  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White  •  Adolfo Celi

The Million Eyes of Sumuru (1967)

Frankie Avalon and George Nader (that guy from "The Robot Monster") are a couple of wise-cracking, swingin' secret agents. Their enemy is Shirley Eaton as Su-Muru, who plans ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime
DIRECTION:  Lindsay Shonteff
CAST:  George Nader  •  Shirley Eaton  •  Maria Rohm  •  Klaus Kinski

Chamber of Horrors (1966) RT Audience 38%

A one-handed madman (he lost the hand while escaping a hanging) uses various detachable devices as murder weapons to gain revenge on those he believes have wronged him.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Hy Averback
CAST:  Patrick O'Neal  •  Cesare Danova  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White  •  Laura Devon

The Liquidator (1965) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Sep 2012

Spy spoof about Boysie Oakes, a British secret agent who specialises in Liquidating. In actual fact he contracts out the work and pretends it is was himself. This leads to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jack Cardiff
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Trevor Howard  •  Jill St. John  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White

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

In Search of the Castaways (1962) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: May 2005

In Search of the Castaways is a 1962 Walt Disney Productions feature film starring Hayley Mills and Maurice Chevalier in a tale about a worldwide search for a shipwrecked sea ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Maurice Chevalier  •  Hayley Mills  •  George Sanders  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White

Crooks Anonymous (1962) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Oct 2007

A former burglar trying to go straight joins a rehabilitation scheme using much the same methods as AA. Through the process, he takes work as a department store Santa, where ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Ken Annakin
CAST:  Leslie Phillips  •  Stanley Baxter  •  Julie Christie  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White

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

Ada (1961) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Oct 2012

A popular but naive country singer is elected governor of a southern state and, once in office, decides to dismantle the corrupt political machine that got him elected. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Mann
CAST:  Susan Hayward  •  Dean Martin  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White  •  Ralph Meeker

On the Double (1961) RT Audience 64%

DVD release: Mar 2011

American GI Ernie Williams, admittedly weak-kneed, has an uncanny resemblance to British Colonel MacKenzie. Williams, also a master of imitation and disguise, is asked to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Foreign • Science Fiction • War
DIRECTION:  Melville Shavelson
CAST:  Danny Kaye  •  Dana Wynter  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White  •  Margaret Rutherford

Let's Make Love (1960) RT 67% / Audience 61%

DVD release: May 2002

When billionaire Jean-Marc Clement learns that he is to be satirized in an off-Broadway revue, he passes himself off as an actor playing him in order to get closer to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Marilyn Monroe  •  Yves Montand  •  Tony Randall  •  Frankie Vaughan

Two-Way Stretch (1960)

Three criminals plan to break out of prison the day before their release in order to carry out a daring jewel robbery, intending to establish the perfect alibi by returning to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Robert Day
CAST:  Peter Sellers  •  Maurice Denham  •  Lionel Jeffries  •  David Lodge