David Waller

Perfect Friday (1970)

Romantic

The deputy manager of a London bank has worked out a way to rob the branch of £200,000. When he becomes involved with the attractive Lady Dorset he decides to go ahead with his plan. He needs her help and that of her philandering spendthrift husband. It all comes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Hall
CAST:  Ursula Andress  •  Stanley Baker  •  David Warner  •  Patience Collier

The deputy manager of a London bank has worked out a way to rob the branch of £200,000. When he becomes involved with the attractive Lady Dorset he decides to go ahead with his plan. He needs her help and that of her philandering spendthrift husband. It all comes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Hall
CAST:  Ursula Andress  •  Stanley Baker  •  David Warner  •  Patience Collier

The Woman He Loved (1988)

In 1936, Edward VIII abdicated in order to marry the woman he loved, Wallis Simpson, a twice divorced American. These events caused a scandal around the world and Wallis has since been demonised as the woman who stole the King of England.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Jarrott
CAST:  Jane Seymour  •  Olivia de Havilland  •  Tom Wilkinson  •  Anthony Andrews

In 1936, Edward VIII abdicated in order to marry the woman he loved, Wallis Simpson, a twice divorced American. These events caused a scandal around the world and Wallis has since been demonised as the woman who stole the King of England.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Jarrott
CAST:  Jane Seymour  •  Olivia de Havilland  •  Tom Wilkinson  •  Anthony Andrews

Edward & Mrs. Simpson (1978)

While still the Prince of Wales, the future Edward VIII meets the married American socialite, Wallis Simpson. Their relationship causes furor in the palace and in parliament, especially when King George V dies, Mrs. Simpson gets divorced, and King Edward announces ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Waris Hussein
CAST:  Edward Fox  •  Cynthia Harris  •  David Waller  •  Peggy Ashcroft

While still the Prince of Wales, the future Edward VIII meets the married American socialite, Wallis Simpson. Their relationship causes furor in the palace and in parliament, especially when King George V dies, Mrs. Simpson gets divorced, and King Edward announces ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Waris Hussein
CAST:  Edward Fox  •  Cynthia Harris  •  David Waller  •  Peggy Ashcroft

A Day Out (1972)

Alan Bennett's debut play for television follows the members of a Halifax cycling club, on an outing from Halifax to the ruins of Fountains Abbey. Set in the summer of 1911 and projects an idyllic vision of Edwardian England .  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Frears
CAST:  David Waller  •  James Cossins  •  Brian Glover  •  John Normington

Alan Bennett's debut play for television follows the members of a Halifax cycling club, on an outing from Halifax to the ruins of Fountains Abbey. Set in the summer of 1911 and projects an idyllic vision of Edwardian England .  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Frears
CAST:  David Waller  •  James Cossins  •  Brian Glover  •  John Normington

Work Is a 4-Letter Word (1968)

Dreamlike satire about a young man who resists getting a job at the lone employing conglomerate in his dreary industrial town, but changes his mind when he discovers the plant's boiler room has the perfect climate to assist him with his pet horticultural (fungal) ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Hall
CAST:  David Warner  •  Cilla Black  •  Alan Howard  •  John Steiner

Dreamlike satire about a young man who resists getting a job at the lone employing conglomerate in his dreary industrial town, but changes his mind when he discovers the plant's boiler room has the perfect climate to assist him with his pet horticultural (fungal) ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Hall
CAST:  David Warner  •  Cilla Black  •  Alan Howard  •  John Steiner

The Tempest (1980)

Prospero, the true Duke of Milan is now living on an enchanted island with his daughter Miranda, the savage Caliban and Ariel, a spirit of the air. Raising a sorm to bring his brother - the usurper of his dukedom - along with his royal entourage. to the island. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Gorrie
CAST:  Michael Hordern  •  Derek Godfrey  •  David Waller  •  Warren Clarke

Prospero, the true Duke of Milan is now living on an enchanted island with his daughter Miranda, the savage Caliban and Ariel, a spirit of the air. Raising a sorm to bring his brother - the usurper of his dukedom - along with his royal entourage. to the island. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Gorrie
CAST:  Michael Hordern  •  Derek Godfrey  •  David Waller  •  Warren Clarke

The Wars of the Roses (1965)

A 1965 BBC adaptation of William Shakespeare's first historical tetralogy (1 Henry VI, 2 Henry VI, 3 Henry VI and Richard III), which deals with the conflict between the House of Lancaster and the House of York over the throne of England, a conflict known as the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Hall  •  Robin Midgley  •  Michael Hayes  •  John Barton
CAST:  David Warner  •  Janet Suzman  •  Peggy Ashcroft  •  Donald Sinden

A 1965 BBC adaptation of William Shakespeare's first historical tetralogy (1 Henry VI, 2 Henry VI, 3 Henry VI and Richard III), which deals with the conflict between the House of Lancaster and the House of York over the throne of England, a conflict known as the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Hall  •  Robin Midgley  •  Michael Hayes  •  John Barton
CAST:  David Warner  •  Janet Suzman  •  Peggy Ashcroft  •  Donald Sinden

Theban Plays: Oedipus the King (1986)

Plagues are ravaging Thebes, and the blind fortune-teller Tieresias tells Oedipus, the King, that the gods are unhappy. The murder of the former king has gone unavenged, and Oedipus sets out to find the killer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Don Taylor
CAST:  Michael Pennington  •  Claire Bloom  •  John Gielgud  •  John Shrapnel

Plagues are ravaging Thebes, and the blind fortune-teller Tieresias tells Oedipus, the King, that the gods are unhappy. The murder of the former king has gone unavenged, and Oedipus sets out to find the killer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Don Taylor
CAST:  Michael Pennington  •  Claire Bloom  •  John Gielgud  •  John Shrapnel

Song at Twilight (1973)

Eddie Ritchie once ' played for England,' or did he? The team have their doubts.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Herbert Wise
CAST:  Colin Blakely  •  Peter Sallis  •  David Waller  •  Ann Beach

Eddie Ritchie once ' played for England,' or did he? The team have their doubts.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Herbert Wise
CAST:  Colin Blakely  •  Peter Sallis  •  David Waller  •  Ann Beach

The Bankrupt (1972)

Ellis Cripper has lost his money and his memory; in different ways he tries to make sense of his situation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Morahan
CAST:  Joss Ackland  •  Sheila Allen  •  David Waller  •  Alethea Charlton

Ellis Cripper has lost his money and his memory; in different ways he tries to make sense of his situation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Morahan
CAST:  Joss Ackland  •  Sheila Allen  •  David Waller  •  Alethea Charlton

PQ17 (1981)

"That order to scatter was as good as a death sentence to those merchant ships. And there isn't one officer or rating who doesn't agree with me." A British Allied convoy designated for the Soviet Union comes under attack from German forces during World War II.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Cox
CAST:  Richard Briers  •  Paul Copley  •  Philip Bloomfield  •  Tony Caunter

"That order to scatter was as good as a death sentence to those merchant ships. And there isn't one officer or rating who doesn't agree with me." A British Allied convoy designated for the Soviet Union comes under attack from German forces during World War II.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Cox
CAST:  Richard Briers  •  Paul Copley  •  Philip Bloomfield  •  Tony Caunter