Search results for "Anton Rodgers"

Scrooge (1970) RT 75% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Sep 2003

The classic Charles Dickens' Christmas ghost tale told in musical form.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Ronald Neame
CAST:  Albert Finney  •  Edith Evans  •  Kenneth More  •  Laurence Naismith

Carry On Cruising (1962) RT Audience 52%

Captain Crowther's lot is not a happy one! Five of his crew have to be replaced and at such short notice before the voyage begins there isn't much to choose from. Not only ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Sid James  •  Kenneth Williams  •  Kenneth Connor  •  Liz Fraser

Carry On Jack (1963) RT Audience 40%

Tenth entry in the Carry On series. Able seaman Poop-Decker (Bernard Cribbins) signs up for adventure on the high seas with the wicked Captain Fearless (Kenneth Williams). ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Kenneth Williams  •  Bernard Cribbins  •  Charles Hawtrey  •  Donald Houston

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988) RT 88% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Dec 1997

Two con men try to settle their rivalry by betting on who can swindle a young American heiress out of $50,000 first.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Michael Caine  •  Glenne Headly  •  Anton Rodgers

Impromptu (1991) RT 76% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Mar 2002

In 1830s France, pianist/composer Frédéric Chopin is pursued romantically by the determined, individualistic woman who uses the name George Sand.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  James Lapine
CAST:  Judy Davis  •  Hugh Grant  •  Mandy Patinkin  •  Bernadette Peters

Son of the Pink Panther (1993) RT 6% / Audience 18%

DVD release: Jul 2005

The eighth and last of the Pink Panther series. The illegitimate son of Inspector Clouseau is on the case of the kidnapped Princess Yasmin.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Blake Edwards
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Herbert Lom  •  Claudia Cardinale  •  Shabana Azmi

This Sporting Life (1963) RT 100% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jan 2008

In Northern England in the early 1960s, Frank Machin is mean, tough and ambitious enough to become an immediate star in the rugby league team run by local employer Weaver.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lindsay Anderson
CAST:  Richard Harris  •  Rachel Roberts  •  Alan Badel  •  William Hartnell

Murder with Mirrors (1985) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Sep 2006

Marple has been summoned to the lavish country estate of her old friend Carrie Louise Serrocold (Bette Davis). Carrie's stepson has been killed, and she fears that his won't ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Dick Lowry
CAST:  Helen Hayes  •  Bette Davis  •  John Mills  •  Leo McKern

The Merchant of Venice (2004) RT Audience 70%

DVD release: May 2016

In 16th century Venice, when a merchant must default on a large loan from an abused Jewish moneylender for a friend with romantic ambitions, the bitterly vengeful creditor ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Radford
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Jeremy Irons  •  Joseph Fiennes  •  Lynn Collins

Rotten to the Core (1965) RT Audience 50%

Rogues Jelly Knight, Scapa Flood, and Lennie the Dip leave prison expecting boss The Duke to have their stash ready to share out. Instead, Duke's girl Sara gives them the news ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  John Boulting
CAST:  Charlotte Rampling  •  Anton Rodgers  •  Eric Sykes  •  Ian Bannen

The Spider's Web (1960)

Mystery film based on an Agatha Christie story.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  Godfrey Grayson
CAST:  Glynis Johns  •  John Justin  •  Jack Hulbert  •  Cicely Courtneidge

Secret Passage (2004)

Isabel and Clara are growing up in a time of terror. It is 1492, and Spain has decreed that all Jews must either convert to Catholicism, go into exile or face trial and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ademir Kenović
CAST:  John Turturro  •  Katherine Borowitz  •  Tara Fitzgerald  •  Hannah Taylor-Gordon

Crash Drive (1959)

Paul Dixon (Dermot Walsh) is a fiercely competitive racing driver whose meteoric career is cut short after he is paralyzed in a collision. Ann, Paul's conflicted, estranged ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Max Varnel
CAST:  Dermot Walsh  •  Wendy Williams  •  Ian Fleming  •  Anton Rodgers

Go Go Tales (2007) RT 67% / Audience 27%

A financial struggle between owners of a go-go club threatens its future.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Abel Ferrara
CAST:  Willem Dafoe  •  Bob Hoskins  •  Matthew Modine  •  Asia Argento

On the Fiddle (1961) RT Audience 44%

DVD release: Mar 1997

Tricked into joining the RAF by a wily judge, wide boy Horace Pope sets his sights on the main chance, teams with slow-witted, good-hearted gypsy Pedlar Pascoe, and works up a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Cyril Frankel
CAST:  Alfred Lynch  •  Sean Connery  •  Cecil Parker  •  Stanley Holloway

Petticoat Pirates (1961)

Undistinguished British farce (in Technicolor and CinemaScope). Stoker Charlie (the diminutive Drake) helps 150 Wrens under Superintendent Maxine Audley, who've hijacked a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David MacDonald
CAST:  Charlie Drake  •  Anne Heywood  •  Cecil Parker  •  John Turner

The Last Drop (2005) RT Audience 21%

DVD release: Apr 2006

Different factions in WWII-era Holland race to find a stash of Nazi gold.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • History • War
DIRECTION:  Colin Teague
CAST:  Billy Zane  •  Neil Newbon  •  Michael Madsen  •  Alexander Skarsgård

The Fourth Protocol (1987) RT 71% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Dec 2012

Plan Aurora, led by Kim Philby is a plan that breaches the top-secret Fourth Protocol and turns the fears that shaped it into a living nightmare. A crack Soviet agent, placed ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Mackenzie
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Pierce Brosnan  •  Ned Beatty  •  Joanna Cassidy

Part-Time Wife (1961)

Insurance salesman Tom and his wife Jenny are struggling through the first years of marriage in a modest flat, on Tom's even more modest salary. By contrast Drew, Tom's old ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Max Varnel
CAST:  Anton Rodgers  •  Nyree Dawn Porter  •  Kenneth J. Warren  •  Henry McCarty

East of Elephant Rock (1977)

In 1948, a new British governor takes over a Far Eastern colony after his predecessor is murdered by terrorists.  (more)

CAST:  John Hurt  •  Jeremy Kemp  •  Judy Bowker  •  Christopher Cazenove