Carol Reed

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Sir Carol Reed (30 December 1906 – 25 April 1976) was an English film director best known for Odd Man Out (1947), The Fallen Idol (1948), and The Third Man (1949). He won the Palme d'Or for The Third Man and the 1968 Academy Award for Best Director for Oliver!. Description above from the Wikipedia article Carol Reed, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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A Letter from Home (1941)

1941 Oscar nominated short documentary  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
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1941 Oscar nominated short documentary  (more)

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Mutiny on the Bounty (1962)

The Bounty leaves Portsmouth in 1787. Its destination: to sail to Tahiti and load bread-fruit. Captain Bligh will do anything to get there as fast as possible, using any means to keep up a strict discipline. When they arrive at Tahiti, it is like a paradise for the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone  •  Carol Reed
CAST:  Trevor Howard  •  Marlon Brando  •  Richard Harris  •  Hugh Griffith

The Bounty leaves Portsmouth in 1787. Its destination: to sail to Tahiti and load bread-fruit. Captain Bligh will do anything to get there as fast as possible, using any means to keep up a strict discipline. When they arrive at Tahiti, it is like a paradise for the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone  •  Carol Reed
CAST:  Trevor Howard  •  Marlon Brando  •  Richard Harris  •  Hugh Griffith

Odd Man Out (1947)

Belfast police conduct a door-to-door manhunt for an IRA gunman wounded in a daring robbery.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  James Mason  •  Robert Newton  •  Cyril Cusack  •  F.J. McCormick

Belfast police conduct a door-to-door manhunt for an IRA gunman wounded in a daring robbery.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  James Mason  •  Robert Newton  •  Cyril Cusack  •  F.J. McCormick

Oliver! (1968)

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Musical adaptation of Charles Dickens' Oliver Twist, a classic tale of an orphan who runs away from the workhouse and joins up with a group of boys headed by the Artful Dodger and trained to be pickpockets by master thief Fagin.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Ron Moody  •  Shani Wallis  •  Oliver Reed  •  Jack Wild

Musical adaptation of Charles Dickens' Oliver Twist, a classic tale of an orphan who runs away from the workhouse and joins up with a group of boys headed by the Artful Dodger and trained to be pickpockets by master thief Fagin.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Ron Moody  •  Shani Wallis  •  Oliver Reed  •  Jack Wild

The Fallen Idol (1948)

Phillipe, the son of an ambassador in London, idolizes Baines, his father's butler, a kind of hero in the eyes of the child, whose perception changes when he accidentally discovers the secret that Baines keeps and witnesses the consequences that adults' lies can cause.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Ralph Richardson  •  Michèle Morgan  •  Sonia Dresdel  •  Bobby Henrey

Phillipe, the son of an ambassador in London, idolizes Baines, his father's butler, a kind of hero in the eyes of the child, whose perception changes when he accidentally discovers the secret that Baines keeps and witnesses the consequences that adults' lies can cause.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Ralph Richardson  •  Michèle Morgan  •  Sonia Dresdel  •  Bobby Henrey

The Third Man (1949)

In postwar Vienna, Austria, Holly Martins, a writer of pulp Westerns, arrives penniless as a guest of his childhood chum Harry Lime, only to learn he has died. Martins develops a conspiracy theory after learning of a "third man" present at the time of Harry's death ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Joseph Cotten  •  Alida Valli  •  Orson Welles  •  Trevor Howard

In postwar Vienna, Austria, Holly Martins, a writer of pulp Westerns, arrives penniless as a guest of his childhood chum Harry Lime, only to learn he has died. Martins develops a conspiracy theory after learning of a "third man" present at the time of Harry's death ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Joseph Cotten  •  Alida Valli  •  Orson Welles  •  Trevor Howard

Night Train to Munich (1940)

Czechoslovakia, March 1939, on the eve of World War II. As the German invaders occupy Prague, inventor Axel Bomasch manages to flee and reach England; but those who need to put his knowledge at the service of the Nazi war machine, in order to carry out their evil ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Margaret Lockwood  •  Rex Harrison  •  Paul Henreid  •  Basil Radford

Czechoslovakia, March 1939, on the eve of World War II. As the German invaders occupy Prague, inventor Axel Bomasch manages to flee and reach England; but those who need to put his knowledge at the service of the Nazi war machine, in order to carry out their evil ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Margaret Lockwood  •  Rex Harrison  •  Paul Henreid  •  Basil Radford

The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965)

Charlton Heston stars as Renaissance artist Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (6 March 1475 – 18 February 1564), who begrudgingly paints the Sistine Chapel for imperious Pope Julius II in this epic adaptation of Irvine Stone's novel directed by Carol Reed. ...  (more)

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

Charlton Heston stars as Renaissance artist Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (6 March 1475 – 18 February 1564), who begrudgingly paints the Sistine Chapel for imperious Pope Julius II in this epic adaptation of Irvine Stone's novel directed by Carol Reed. ...  (more)

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

The Way Ahead (1944)

A mismatched collection of conscripted civilians find training tough under Lieutenant Jim Perry and Sergeant Ned Fletcher when they are called up to replace an infantry battalion that had suffered casualties at Dunkirk.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  David Niven  •  Stanley Holloway  •  James Donald  •  John Laurie

A mismatched collection of conscripted civilians find training tough under Lieutenant Jim Perry and Sergeant Ned Fletcher when they are called up to replace an infantry battalion that had suffered casualties at Dunkirk.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  David Niven  •  Stanley Holloway  •  James Donald  •  John Laurie

Flap (1970)

Comedy based on the plight of modern Native Americans living on reservations.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Anthony Quinn  •  Claude Akins  •  Tony Bill  •  Shelley Winters

Comedy based on the plight of modern Native Americans living on reservations.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Anthony Quinn  •  Claude Akins  •  Tony Bill  •  Shelley Winters

A Girl Must Live (1939)

A run-away school-girl falls among chorus girls planning to marry into the nobility.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Margaret Lockwood  •  Renée Houston  •  Lilli Palmer  •  George Robey

A run-away school-girl falls among chorus girls planning to marry into the nobility.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Margaret Lockwood  •  Renée Houston  •  Lilli Palmer  •  George Robey

Kipps (1941)

A young tradesman learns that money doesn't necessarily bring happiness. Drama.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Michael Redgrave  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Phyllis Calvert  •  Max Adrian

A young tradesman learns that money doesn't necessarily bring happiness. Drama.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Michael Redgrave  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Phyllis Calvert  •  Max Adrian

It Happened in Paris (1935)

A British millionaire's son travels to France to study art, and falls in love in Paris.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed  •  Robert Wyler
CAST:  John Loder  •  Nancy Burne  •  Edward H. Robins  •  Dorothy Boyd

A British millionaire's son travels to France to study art, and falls in love in Paris.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed  •  Robert Wyler
CAST:  John Loder  •  Nancy Burne  •  Edward H. Robins  •  Dorothy Boyd

Midshipman Easy (1935)

Set during the Peninsular Campaign of the Napoleonic War, Mr Midshipman Easy has just joined the Royal Navy. He is very keen to do well but luckily he has an understanding captain to pull him out of the various adventures he seems to get involved in.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Hughie Green  •  Margaret Lockwood  •  Harry Tate  •  Robert Adams

Set during the Peninsular Campaign of the Napoleonic War, Mr Midshipman Easy has just joined the Royal Navy. He is very keen to do well but luckily he has an understanding captain to pull him out of the various adventures he seems to get involved in.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Hughie Green  •  Margaret Lockwood  •  Harry Tate  •  Robert Adams

Who's Your Lady Friend? (1937)

A plastic surgeon dispatches his assistant to bring in a young woman who is scheduled to have a procedure done. Unfortunately, the assistant brings in the wrong woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Frances Day  •  Vic Oliver  •  Betty Stockfeld

A plastic surgeon dispatches his assistant to bring in a young woman who is scheduled to have a procedure done. Unfortunately, the assistant brings in the wrong woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Frances Day  •  Vic Oliver  •  Betty Stockfeld

Penny Paradise (1938)

A Liverpool tug boat captain finds he's won a fortune on the penny pools and it changes his life. However, after giving up his job and throwing a large expensive party, he discovers that he may not really have won after all.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Edmund Gwenn  •  Betty Driver  •  Jimmy O'Dea  •  Ethel Coleridge

A Liverpool tug boat captain finds he's won a fortune on the penny pools and it changes his life. However, after giving up his job and throwing a large expensive party, he discovers that he may not really have won after all.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Edmund Gwenn  •  Betty Driver  •  Jimmy O'Dea  •  Ethel Coleridge

Girl in the News (1940)

An elderly lady manages to sneak some pills away from her nurse and dies of an overdose. The nurse is tried for murder and acquitted. Some time later the nurse, under a new name and identity, cares for a patient who also dies of an overdose. When her real identity ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Margaret Lockwood  •  Barry K. Barnes  •  Emlyn Williams  •  Roger Livesey

An elderly lady manages to sneak some pills away from her nurse and dies of an overdose. The nurse is tried for murder and acquitted. Some time later the nurse, under a new name and identity, cares for a patient who also dies of an overdose. When her real identity ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Margaret Lockwood  •  Barry K. Barnes  •  Emlyn Williams  •  Roger Livesey

Follow Me! (1972)

A strait-laced British banker hires an eccentric private detective to follow his free-spirited American wife, whom he suspects is cheating on him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Michael Jayston  •  Mia Farrow  •  Chaim Topol  •  Margaret Rawlings

A strait-laced British banker hires an eccentric private detective to follow his free-spirited American wife, whom he suspects is cheating on him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Michael Jayston  •  Mia Farrow  •  Chaim Topol  •  Margaret Rawlings

The New Lot (1943)

A new batch of Army recruits, from diverse backgrounds and with varying degrees of commitment, is shaped into an efficient fighting unit.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  John Laurie  •  Bernard Miles  •  Peter Ustinov  •  Raymond Huntley

A new batch of Army recruits, from diverse backgrounds and with varying degrees of commitment, is shaped into an efficient fighting unit.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  John Laurie  •  Bernard Miles  •  Peter Ustinov  •  Raymond Huntley

The Man Between (1953)

"The Man Between" is a 1953 British thriller film directed by Carol Reed and starring James Mason, Claire Bloom, Hildegard Knef and Geoffrey Toone. A British woman on a visit to post-war Berlin is caught up in an espionage ring smuggling secrets into and out of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  James Mason  •  Hildegard Knef  •  Claire Bloom  •  Geoffrey Toone

"The Man Between" is a 1953 British thriller film directed by Carol Reed and starring James Mason, Claire Bloom, Hildegard Knef and Geoffrey Toone. A British woman on a visit to post-war Berlin is caught up in an espionage ring smuggling secrets into and out of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  James Mason  •  Hildegard Knef  •  Claire Bloom  •  Geoffrey Toone
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