Diana Wynyard

Diana Wynyard, CBE  (16 January 1906 – 13 May 1964), whose birth name was Dorothy Isobel Cox, was an English stage and film actress. Description above from the Wikipedia article Diana Wynyard, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Cavalcade (1933)

A cavalcade of English life from New Year's Eve 1899 until 1933 seen through the eyes of well-to-do Londoners Jane and Robert Marryot. Amongst events touching their family are the Boer War, the death of Queen Victoria, the sinking of the Titanic and the Great War.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Lloyd
CAST:  Diana Wynyard  •  Clive Brook  •  Una O'Connor  •  Herbert Mundin

A cavalcade of English life from New Year's Eve 1899 until 1933 seen through the eyes of well-to-do Londoners Jane and Robert Marryot. Amongst events touching their family are the Boer War, the death of Queen Victoria, the sinking of the Titanic and the Great War.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Lloyd
CAST:  Diana Wynyard  •  Clive Brook  •  Una O'Connor  •  Herbert Mundin

Gaslight (1940)

Twenty years removed from Alice Barlow's murder by a thief looking for her jewels, newlyweds Paul and Bella Mallen move into the very house where the crime was committed. Retired detective B.G. Rough, who worked on the Barlow case, is still in the area and grows ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thorold Dickinson
CAST:  Adolf Wohlbrück  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Frank Pettingell  •  Cathleen Cordell

Twenty years removed from Alice Barlow's murder by a thief looking for her jewels, newlyweds Paul and Bella Mallen move into the very house where the crime was committed. Retired detective B.G. Rough, who worked on the Barlow case, is still in the area and grows ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thorold Dickinson
CAST:  Adolf Wohlbrück  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Frank Pettingell  •  Cathleen Cordell

Island in the Sun (1957)

On a Caribbean island, a rich landowner's son, Maxwell Fleury, is fighting for political office against black labor leader David Boyeur. As if the contentious election weren't enough, there are plenty of scandals to go around: Boyeur has a secret white lover and ...  (more)

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

On a Caribbean island, a rich landowner's son, Maxwell Fleury, is fighting for political office against black labor leader David Boyeur. As if the contentious election weren't enough, there are plenty of scandals to go around: Boyeur has a secret white lover and ...  (more)

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

Men Must Fight (1933)

Prophetic tale of a mother in 1940 trying to keep her son out of war.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edgar Selwyn
CAST:  Diana Wynyard  •  Lewis Stone  •  Phillips Holmes  •  May Robson

Prophetic tale of a mother in 1940 trying to keep her son out of war.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edgar Selwyn
CAST:  Diana Wynyard  •  Lewis Stone  •  Phillips Holmes  •  May Robson

Reunion in Vienna (1933)

An exiled archduke (John Barrymore) tries to renew romance with a former lover (Diana Wynyard) now wed to a psychiatrist (Frank Morgan).  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sidney Franklin
CAST:  John Barrymore  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Frank Morgan  •  Una Merkel

An exiled archduke (John Barrymore) tries to renew romance with a former lover (Diana Wynyard) now wed to a psychiatrist (Frank Morgan).  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sidney Franklin
CAST:  John Barrymore  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Frank Morgan  •  Una Merkel

Let's Try Again (1934)

To divorce, or not to divorce. That is the question pondered by a married couple of 10 years who miss their burning desire for each other (Clive Brook and Diana Wynyard) in this 1934 film directed by Worthington Miner.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Worthington Miner
CAST:  Clive Brook  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Helen Vinson  •  Irene Hervey

To divorce, or not to divorce. That is the question pondered by a married couple of 10 years who miss their burning desire for each other (Clive Brook and Diana Wynyard) in this 1934 film directed by Worthington Miner.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Worthington Miner
CAST:  Clive Brook  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Helen Vinson  •  Irene Hervey

Where Sinners Meet (1934)

A pair of lovers are secreting away to Paris for a quick divorce and marriage when they find themselves trapped in a "hotel" where they are forced to get to know each other better and reconsider their plans. They learn a lot about each other, and themselves.  (more)

DIRECTION:  J. Walter Ruben
CAST:  Diana Wynyard  •  Clive Brook  •  Billie Burke  •  Reginald Owen

A pair of lovers are secreting away to Paris for a quick divorce and marriage when they find themselves trapped in a "hotel" where they are forced to get to know each other better and reconsider their plans. They learn a lot about each other, and themselves.  (more)

DIRECTION:  J. Walter Ruben
CAST:  Diana Wynyard  •  Clive Brook  •  Billie Burke  •  Reginald Owen

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

On the Night of the Fire (1939)

A barber (Ralph Richardson) gives in to temptation and steals some money, leading to blackmail and murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Desmond Hurst
CAST:  Ralph Richardson  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Romney Brent  •  Mary Clare

A barber (Ralph Richardson) gives in to temptation and steals some money, leading to blackmail and murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Desmond Hurst
CAST:  Ralph Richardson  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Romney Brent  •  Mary Clare

One More River (1934)

A young lady leaves her brutal husband and meets another man on board a ship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Whale
CAST:  Colin Clive  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Reginald Denny  •  C. Aubrey Smith

A young lady leaves her brutal husband and meets another man on board a ship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Whale
CAST:  Colin Clive  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Reginald Denny  •  C. Aubrey Smith

Rasputin and the Empress (1932)

The story of corrupt, power-hungry, manipulative Grigori Rasputin's influence on members of the Russian Imperial family and others, and what resulted.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Boleslawski
CAST:  John Barrymore  •  Ethel Barrymore  •  Lionel Barrymore  •  Ralph Morgan

The story of corrupt, power-hungry, manipulative Grigori Rasputin's influence on members of the Russian Imperial family and others, and what resulted.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Boleslawski
CAST:  John Barrymore  •  Ethel Barrymore  •  Lionel Barrymore  •  Ralph Morgan

Tom Brown's Schooldays (1951)

When Tom Brown (John Howard Davies) arrives at Rugby boarding school, he’s mercilessly tormented by the school’s evil bully, Flashman (John Forrest). With the help of his friend East (John Charlesworth), plucky Brown devises a plan to get back at Flashman; in the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gordon Parry
CAST:  John Howard Davies  •  Robert Newton  •  John Charlesworth  •  James Hayter

When Tom Brown (John Howard Davies) arrives at Rugby boarding school, he’s mercilessly tormented by the school’s evil bully, Flashman (John Forrest). With the help of his friend East (John Charlesworth), plucky Brown devises a plan to get back at Flashman; in the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gordon Parry
CAST:  John Howard Davies  •  Robert Newton  •  John Charlesworth  •  James Hayter

Freedom Radio (1941)

Hitler's doctor is gradually realising that the Nazi regime isn't as good as it pretends to be when his friends start to "disappear" into the camps. His wife is courted by the party and accepts a political post in Berlin. Meanwhile Dr Karl decides to try to do ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anthony Asquith
CAST:  Clive Brook  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Raymond Huntley  •  Derek Farr

Hitler's doctor is gradually realising that the Nazi regime isn't as good as it pretends to be when his friends start to "disappear" into the camps. His wife is courted by the party and accepts a political post in Berlin. Meanwhile Dr Karl decides to try to do ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anthony Asquith
CAST:  Clive Brook  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Raymond Huntley  •  Derek Farr

The Prime Minister (1941)

Directed by Thorold Dickinson.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thorold Dickinson
CAST:  John Gielgud  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Will Fyffe

Directed by Thorold Dickinson.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thorold Dickinson
CAST:  John Gielgud  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Will Fyffe

An Ideal Husband (1947)

A prominent politician is preparing to expose a financial scandal. But then a woman who has invested heavily in the shady venture threatens to uncover a damaging secret in the politician's past if he exposes the speculation as a fraud. His problem is compounded by ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alexander Korda
CAST:  Paulette Goddard  •  Michael Wilding  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Hugh Williams

A prominent politician is preparing to expose a financial scandal. But then a woman who has invested heavily in the shady venture threatens to uncover a damaging secret in the politician's past if he exposes the speculation as a fraud. His problem is compounded by ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alexander Korda
CAST:  Paulette Goddard  •  Michael Wilding  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Hugh Williams

Mayerling (1957)

Mayerling is the name of a notorious Austrian village linked to a romantic tragedy. At a royal hunting lodge there, in 1889, Crown Prince Rudolf--desperate over his father's command to put away his teenage mistress, the Baroness Marie Vetsera--shot her to death and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anatole Litvak  •  Kirk Browning
CAST:  Audrey Hepburn  •  Mel Ferrer  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Raymond Massey

Mayerling is the name of a notorious Austrian village linked to a romantic tragedy. At a royal hunting lodge there, in 1889, Crown Prince Rudolf--desperate over his father's command to put away his teenage mistress, the Baroness Marie Vetsera--shot her to death and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anatole Litvak  •  Kirk Browning
CAST:  Audrey Hepburn  •  Mel Ferrer  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Raymond Massey