Search results for "Anthony Quayle"

Lawrence of Arabia (1962) RT 97% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Apr 2001

The story of British officer T.E. Lawrence's mission to aid the Arab tribes in their revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War. Lawrence becomes a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  David Lean
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Alec Guinness  •  Anthony Quinn  •  Jack Hawkins

Buster (1988) RT Audience 59%

DVD release: Dec 2003

Buster is a small time crook who pulls a big time job. When he finds that the police will not let the case drop, he goes into hiding and can't contact his wife and child. He ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Green
CAST:  Phil Collins  •  Julie Walters  •  Larry Lamb  •  Ralph Brown

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex (But Were Afraid to Ask) (1972)

A collection of seven vignettes, which each address a question concerning human sexuality. From aphrodisiacs to sexual perversion to the mystery of the male orgasm, characters ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Lynn Redgrave  •  Gene Wilder  •  John Carradine  •  Lou Jacobi

Hamlet (1948) RT 91% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Sep 2000

Winner of four Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Actor, Sir Laurence Olivier’s Hamlet continues to be the most compelling version of Shakespeare’s beloved ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Laurence Olivier
CAST:  Laurence Olivier  •  Jean Simmons  •  John Laurie  •  Esmond Knight

Oh... Rosalinda!! (1956) RT Audience 75%

Oh... Rosalinda!! (1955) is a film by the British director-writer team of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger. The film stars Michael Redgrave, Mel Ferrer, Anthony Quayle, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Powell  •  Emeric Pressburger
CAST:  Anthony Quayle  •  Adolf Wohlbrück  •  Dennis Price  •  Ludmilla Tchérina

Tarzan's Greatest Adventure (1959) RT Audience 52%

The greatest adventure of jungle king Tarzan. Four British villains raid a settlement to obtain explosives for use in a diamond mine. In doing so they nearly destroy the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  John Guillermin
CAST:  Gordon Scott  •  Anthony Quayle  •  Sara Shane  •  Niall MacGinnis

The Battle of the River Plate (1956)

In the opening years of World War II the Royal Navy was fighting a desperate battle to keep the Atlantic convoy routes open and the British Isles supplied. Of great danger ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Michael Powell  •  Emeric Pressburger
CAST:  John Gregson  •  Anthony Quayle  •  Peter Finch  •  Ian Hunter

The Thief and the Cobbler (1993)

It is written among the limitless constellations of the celestial heavens, and in the depths of the emerald seas, and upon every grain of sand in the vast deserts, that the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Richard Williams
CAST:  Matthew Broderick  •  Anthony Quayle  •  Jennifer Beals  •  Sean Connery

The Wrong Man (1956) RT 91% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Sep 2004

True story of an innocent man mistaken for a criminal.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  Vera Miles  •  Anthony Quayle  •  Harold J. Stone

Anne of the Thousand Days (1969) RT 42% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Feb 1995

Henry VIII of England discards one wife, Katharine of Aragon, who has failed to produce a male heir, in favor of the young and beautiful Anne Boleyn.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles Jarrott
CAST:  Richard Burton  •  Geneviève Bujold  •  Irene Papas  •  Anthony Quayle

Mackenna's Gold (1969) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Aug 2001

The gangster Colorado kidnaps Marshal McKenna. He believes that McKenna has seen a map which leads to a rich vein of gold in the mountains and forces him to show him the way. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Western
DIRECTION:  J. Lee Thompson
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Omar Sharif  •  Camilla Sparv  •  Julie Newmar

The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964) RT 100% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Feb 2001

Drawn from the same events that later inspired Gladiator, the film charts the power-hungry greed and father-son betrayal that led to Rome's collapse at the bloody hands of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Anthony Mann
CAST:  Sophia Loren  •  Stephen Boyd  •  Alec Guinness  •  Christopher Plummer

Murder by Decree (1979) RT 88% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Sherlock Holmes is drawn into the case of Jack the Ripper who is killing prostitutes in London's East End. Assisted by Dr. Watson, and using information provided by a renowned ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
CAST:  Christopher Plummer  •  James Mason  •  David Hemmings  •  John Gielgud

Ice Cold in Alex (1958) RT Audience 94%

A group of army personnel and nurses attempt a dangerous and arduous trek across the deserts of North Africa during the second world war. The leader of the team dreams of his ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  J. Lee Thompson
CAST:  John Mills  •  Anthony Quayle  •  Sylvia Syms  •  Harry Andrews

H.M.S. Defiant (1962)

Defiant's crew is part of a fleet-wide movement to present a petition of grievances to the Admiralty. Violence must be no part of it. The continual sadism of Defiant's first ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Lewis Gilbert
CAST:  Alec Guinness  •  Dirk Bogarde  •  Anthony Quayle  •  Maurice Denham

Moses the Lawgiver (1974)

Story of Moses. Originally a TV Miniseries recut for theaters  (more)

GENRES: History
DIRECTION:  Gianfranco De Bosio
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Anthony Quayle  •  Ingrid Thulin  •  Irene Papas

Bequest to the Nation (1973)

Set before the Battle of Trafalgar, this is the story of relationship between Admiral Lord Nelson and Lady Hamilton during the Napoleonic Wars.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  James Cellan Jones
CAST:  Glenda Jackson  •  Peter Finch  •  Michael Jayston  •  Anthony Quayle

The Key to Rebecca (1985) RT Audience 100%

A ruthless Nazi spy. A fearless army major. One has a cause. The other, a conscience. Both had a secret worth dying for.  (more)

GENRES: Action
DIRECTION:  David Hemmings
CAST:  Cliff Robertson  •  David Soul  •  Season Hubley  •  Lina Raymond