Search results for "Alexander Knox"

Accident (1967)

Stephen is a professor at Oxford University who is caught in a rut and feels trapped by his life in both academia and marriage. One of his students, William, is engaged to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Joseph Losey
CAST:  Dirk Bogarde  •  Stanley Baker  •  Jacqueline Sassard  •  Michael York

Crack in the World (1965) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Jul 2010

Dr. Steven Sorenson plans to tap the geothermal energy of the Earth's interior by means of a thermonuclear device detonated deep within the Earth.This experiment causes a ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Andrew Marton
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Janette Scott  •  Kieron Moore  •  Alexander Knox

How I Won the War (1967) RT 54% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Apr 2001

An inept British WWII commander leads his troops to a series of misadventures in North Africa and Europe.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • War
DIRECTION:  Richard Lester
CAST:  John Lennon  •  Michael Crawford  •  Roy Kinnear  •  Lee Montague

Khartoum (1966) RT 100% / Audience 67%

DVD release: May 2002

English General Charles George Gordon, a devout Christian, is appointed military governor of Anglo-Egyptian Sudan by the Prime Minister. Ordered to evacuate Egyptians from the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • History • War
DIRECTION:  Basil Dearden  •  Eliot Elisofon
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Laurence Olivier  •  Richard Johnson  •  Ralph Richardson

Modesty Blaise (1966) RT 38% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Modesty Blaise, a secret agent whose hair color, hair style, and mod clothing change at a snap of her fingers is being used by the British government as a decoy in an effort ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joseph Losey
CAST:  Monica Vitti  •  Terence Stamp  •  Dirk Bogarde  •  Harry Andrews

Reach for the Sky (1956)

The true story of airman Douglas Bader who overcame the loss of both legs in a 1931 flying accident to become a successful fighter pilot and wing leader during World War II.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Lewis Gilbert
CAST:  Kenneth More  •  Muriel Pavlow  •  Lyndon Brook  •  Lee Patterson

Sister Kenny (1946) RT Audience 70%

True story of the Australian nurse who fought to gain acceptance for her polio-treatment methods.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dudley Nichols
CAST:  Rosalind Russell  •  Alexander Knox  •  Dean Jagger  •  Philip Merivale

The Four Feathers (1939) RT 100% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Apr 2005

A disgraced officer risks his life to help his childhood friends in battle.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Zoltan Korda
CAST:  John Laurie  •  John Clements  •  Ralph Richardson  •  June Duprez

The Longest Day (1962) RT 92% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Nov 1999

The retelling of June 6, 1944, from the perspectives of the Germans, US, British, Canadians, and the Free French. Marshall Erwin Rommel, touring the defenses being established ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Ken Annakin  •  Bernhard Wicki  •  Andrew Marton
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Robert Mitchum  •  Henry Fonda  •  Sean Connery

Wilson (1944) RT 88% / Audience 46%

The political career of Woodrow Wilson is chronicled, beginning with his decision to leave his post at Princeton to run for Governor of New Jersey, and his subsequent ascent ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Henry King
CAST:  Charles Coburn  •  Alexander Knox  •  Geraldine Fitzgerald  •  Thomas Mitchell

Tokyo Joe (1949) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Feb 2004

Joe Barrett returns to Tokyo after World War II where he once owned a bar, Tokyo Joe's, and deserted his wife Trina. They have a seven-year-old daughter. Kimura forces Joe ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stuart Heisler
CAST:  Humphrey Bogart  •  Sessue Hayakawa  •  Alexander Knox  •  Florence Marley

Two of a Kind (1951)

DVD release: Jun 2004

Brandy Kirby (Lizabeth Scott ) and crooked Lawyer Vincent Mailer (Alexander Knox) plan to rob William (Griff Barnett) and Maida McIntyre (Virginia Brissac) by producing a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Henry Levin
CAST:  Edmond O'Brien  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Terry Moore  •  Alexander Knox

Oscar Wilde (1960) RT Audience 33%

A married playwright and poet must defend his reputation and deal with his attraction to men in a society where homosexuality is a criminal offense.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gregory Ratoff
CAST:  Robert Morley  •  Ralph Richardson  •  Phyllis Calvert  •  John Neville

Helen Keller: The Miracle Continues (1984) RT Audience 54%

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DIRECTION:  Alan Gibson
CAST:  Blythe Danner  •  Mare Winningham  •  Perry King  •  Vera Miles

Europe '51 (1952)

A wealthy, self-absorbed Rome socialite is tacked by guilt over the death of her young son. As a way of dealing with her grief and finding meaning in her life, she decides to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roberto Rossellini
CAST:  Ingrid Bergman  •  Alexander Knox  •  Ettore Giannini  •  Teresa Pellati

The Judge Steps Out (1947)

DVD release: Mar 1992

A judge flees the pressures of professional and family life for a job as a short-order cook.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Boris Ingster
CAST:  Alexander Knox  •  Ann Sothern  •  George Tobias  •  Sharyn Moffett

Saturday's Hero (1951)

A talented high school football player encounters trouble in a college program.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Miller
CAST:  John Derek  •  Donna Reed  •  Sidney Blackmer  •  Alexander Knox

The Silent Voice (1952)

A woman, distraught because of her recent miscarriage, accidentally injures a child in a hit-and-run accident, but she keeps the incident a secret. Overcome with guilt and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rudolph Maté
CAST:  Loretta Young  •  Kent Smith  •  Alexander Knox  •  Tommy Rettig

The Divided Heart (1954)

During World War II, a German woman, Inga, goes missing and is presumed dead. Her infant son is placed in an orphanage where, years later, he's adopted by a childless couple. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Crichton
CAST:  Cornell Borchers  •  Yvonne Mitchell  •  Armin Dahlen  •  Alexander Knox

Alias John Preston (1955)

A mysterious young man settles in a rural English town and immediately starts making a good impression. Before long he has insinuated himself into local life, is married and ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  David MacDonald
CAST:  Betta St. John  •  Alexander Knox  •  Christopher Lee  •  Sandra Dorne