Alan MacNaughtan

Frankenstein Created Woman (1967)

A deformed tormented girl drowns herself after her lover is framed for murder and guillotined. Baron Frankenstein, experimenting with the transfer of souls, places the boy's soul into her body, bringing Christina back to life. Driven by revenge, she carries out a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terence Fisher
CAST:  Peter Cushing  •  Susan Denberg  •  Thorley Walters  •  Robert Morris

A deformed tormented girl drowns herself after her lover is framed for murder and guillotined. Baron Frankenstein, experimenting with the transfer of souls, places the boy's soul into her body, bringing Christina back to life. Driven by revenge, she carries out a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terence Fisher
CAST:  Peter Cushing  •  Susan Denberg  •  Thorley Walters  •  Robert Morris

Patton (1970)

"Patton" tells the tale of General George S. Patton, famous tank commander of World War II. The film begins with patton's career in North Africa and progresses through the invasion of Germany and the fall of the Third Reich. Side plots also speak of Patton's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Franklin J. Schaffner
CAST:  George C. Scott  •  Karl Malden  •  Stephen Young  •  Michael Strong

"Patton" tells the tale of General George S. Patton, famous tank commander of World War II. The film begins with patton's career in North Africa and progresses through the invasion of Germany and the fall of the Third Reich. Side plots also speak of Patton's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Franklin J. Schaffner
CAST:  George C. Scott  •  Karl Malden  •  Stephen Young  •  Michael Strong

Victim (1961)

In early 1960s London, barrister Melville Farr is on the path to success. With his practice winning cases and a loving marriage to his wife, Farr's career and personal life are nearly idyllic. However, when blackmailers link Farr to a young gay man, everything Farr ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Basil Dearden
CAST:  Dirk Bogarde  •  Sylvia Syms  •  Dennis Price  •  Nigel Stock

In early 1960s London, barrister Melville Farr is on the path to success. With his practice winning cases and a loving marriage to his wife, Farr's career and personal life are nearly idyllic. However, when blackmailers link Farr to a young gay man, everything Farr ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Basil Dearden
CAST:  Dirk Bogarde  •  Sylvia Syms  •  Dennis Price  •  Nigel Stock

The Insurance Man (1986)

Franz, a young man, works in a dye factory in Prague. One day he notices a skin-rash, like eczema, growing on his hands. All attempts to treat it with ointment fail, and the rash gradually spreads over his body. After complaining to the management he is laid off ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Eyre
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Robert Hines  •  Alan MacNaughtan  •  Jim Broadbent

Franz, a young man, works in a dye factory in Prague. One day he notices a skin-rash, like eczema, growing on his hands. All attempts to treat it with ointment fail, and the rash gradually spreads over his body. After complaining to the management he is laid off ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Eyre
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Robert Hines  •  Alan MacNaughtan  •  Jim Broadbent

Family Life (1971)

A young woman, Janice, is living with her restrictive and conservative parents, who lead a dull working-class life and consider their daughter to be “misbehaving” whenever she’s trying to find her own way in life. Family Life is a stark and painful portrait of a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Loach
CAST:  Sandy Ratcliff  •  Bill Dean  •  Grace Cave  •  Michael Riddall

A young woman, Janice, is living with her restrictive and conservative parents, who lead a dull working-class life and consider their daughter to be “misbehaving” whenever she’s trying to find her own way in life. Family Life is a stark and painful portrait of a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Loach
CAST:  Sandy Ratcliff  •  Bill Dean  •  Grace Cave  •  Michael Riddall

The Commissioner (1998)

John Hurt stars as a scandal-hit member of parliament, dispatched to the political backwaters of the European Commission in Brussels as penance for his failures. However, once there he stumbles upon a chemical weapons outrage that points to a sinister ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  George Sluizer
CAST:  John Hurt  •  Rosana Pastor  •  Alice Krige  •  Armin Mueller-Stahl

John Hurt stars as a scandal-hit member of parliament, dispatched to the political backwaters of the European Commission in Brussels as penance for his failures. However, once there he stumbles upon a chemical weapons outrage that points to a sinister ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  George Sluizer
CAST:  John Hurt  •  Rosana Pastor  •  Alice Krige  •  Armin Mueller-Stahl

The Secret Place (1957)

British Melodrama and crime thriller that follows a group of jewel robbers after a major heist. The film makes extensive use of bombed out areas of London.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Clive Donner
CAST:  Belinda Lee  •  Michael Brooke  •  David McCallum  •  Ronald Lewis

British Melodrama and crime thriller that follows a group of jewel robbers after a major heist. The film makes extensive use of bombed out areas of London.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Clive Donner
CAST:  Belinda Lee  •  Michael Brooke  •  David McCallum  •  Ronald Lewis

Blue Ice (1992)

An ex-British spy (Michael Caine) helps a U.S. diplomat's wife (Sean Young) and blows the lid off a deadly government cover-up.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Russell Mulcahy
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Sean Young  •  Ian Holm  •  Bob Hoskins

An ex-British spy (Michael Caine) helps a U.S. diplomat's wife (Sean Young) and blows the lid off a deadly government cover-up.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Russell Mulcahy
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Sean Young  •  Ian Holm  •  Bob Hoskins

The Last Days of Patton (1986)

As a result of General George S. Patton's (George C. Scott) decision to use former Nazis to help reconstruct post-World War II Germany (and publicly defending the practice), General Dwight Eisenhower (Richard Dysart) removes him from that task and reassigns him to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Delbert Mann
CAST:  George C. Scott  •  Eva Marie Saint  •  Richard Dysart  •  Murray Hamilton

As a result of General George S. Patton's (George C. Scott) decision to use former Nazis to help reconstruct post-World War II Germany (and publicly defending the practice), General Dwight Eisenhower (Richard Dysart) removes him from that task and reassigns him to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Delbert Mann
CAST:  George C. Scott  •  Eva Marie Saint  •  Richard Dysart  •  Murray Hamilton

The Double (1963)

A man who has been left for dead by the impostor who takes his place returns to bring him to justice.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lionel Harris
CAST:  Jeanette Sterke  •  Alan MacNaughtan  •  Robert Brown  •  Jane Griffiths

A man who has been left for dead by the impostor who takes his place returns to bring him to justice.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lionel Harris
CAST:  Jeanette Sterke  •  Alan MacNaughtan  •  Robert Brown  •  Jane Griffiths

How Many Miles to Babylon? (1982)

Wealthy Alexander Moore and working-class Jerry Crowe are childhood friends and in 1914 find themselves in the same Army unit - Alex as an officer and Jerry as a private. They still remain close, however, until Jerry is court-martialed for desertion, and Alex is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Moira Armstrong
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Christopher Fairbank  •  Siân Phillips  •  Alan MacNaughtan

Wealthy Alexander Moore and working-class Jerry Crowe are childhood friends and in 1914 find themselves in the same Army unit - Alex as an officer and Jerry as a private. They still remain close, however, until Jerry is court-martialed for desertion, and Alex is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Moira Armstrong
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Christopher Fairbank  •  Siân Phillips  •  Alan MacNaughtan

Mr. and Mrs. Edgehill (1985)

Eustace and Dorrie Edgehill have decided to leave Samola, a British protectorate in the Pacific. After the failure of his latest harebrained scheme, no one is likely to give Eustace a job now. Or are they?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin Millar
CAST:  Judi Dench  •  Ian Holm  •  Rachel Gurney  •  Alan MacNaughtan

Eustace and Dorrie Edgehill have decided to leave Samola, a British protectorate in the Pacific. After the failure of his latest harebrained scheme, no one is likely to give Eustace a job now. Or are they?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin Millar
CAST:  Judi Dench  •  Ian Holm  •  Rachel Gurney  •  Alan MacNaughtan

The Scold's Bridle (1998)

Detective Cooper investigates the bizarre circumstances surrounding the murder of Matilda who was found dead in her bath wearing the Scold's Bridle.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Thacker
CAST:  Bob Peck  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Douglas Hodge  •  Siân Phillips

Detective Cooper investigates the bizarre circumstances surrounding the murder of Matilda who was found dead in her bath wearing the Scold's Bridle.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Thacker
CAST:  Bob Peck  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Douglas Hodge  •  Siân Phillips

Bond of Fear (1956)

An escaped killer hides out by forcing a travelling family to take him with them.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Henry Cass
CAST:  Dermot Walsh  •  Jane Barrett  •  John Colicos  •  Jameson Clark

An escaped killer hides out by forcing a travelling family to take him with them.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Henry Cass
CAST:  Dermot Walsh  •  Jane Barrett  •  John Colicos  •  Jameson Clark