Search results for "C. Aubrey Smith"

And Then There Were None (1945) RT 100% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jul 1999

10 strangers are summoned to a remote island and while they are waiting for the mysterious host to appear, a recording levels serious accusations at each of the guests, ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  René Clair
CAST:  Louis Hayward  •  June Duprez  •  Barry Fitzgerald  •  Judith Anderson

Bombshell (1933)

Sexpot film star Lola Burns (Jean Harlow) is at the top of the pile in Hollywood in this pre-code film directed by Victor Fleming But with her father and brother always ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Victor Fleming
CAST:  Jean Harlow  •  Lee Tracy  •  Frank Morgan  •  Franchot Tone

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941) RT 65% / Audience 62%

Dr. Jekyll believes good and evil exist in everyone and creates a potion that allows his evil side, Mr. Hyde, to come to the fore. He faces horrible consequences when he lets ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Victor Fleming
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Ingrid Bergman  •  Lana Turner  •  Donald Crisp

Five Came Back (1939) RT Audience 57%

Twelve people are aboard Coast Air Line's flagship the Silver Queen enroute to South America when the airplane encounters a storm and is blown off course. Crashing into ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Farrow
CAST:  Lucille Ball  •  Chester Morris  •  Wendy Barrie  •  John Carradine

Kidnapped (1938) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Jun 2012

Robert Louis Stevenson's hero David Balfour (Freddie Bartholomew) joins rebel Alan Breck Stewart (Warner Baxter) in 18th-century Scotland.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Alfred L. Werker
CAST:  Warner Baxter  •  Freddie Bartholomew  •  Arleen Whelan  •  C. Aubrey Smith

Little Women (1949)

Louisa May Alcott's autobiographical account of her life with her three sisters in Concord Mass in the 1860s. With their father fighting in the civil war, the sisters: Jo, Meg ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  June Allyson  •  Peter Lawford  •  Margaret O'Brien  •  Elizabeth Taylor

Love Me Tonight (1932) RT 100% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Nov 2003

A Parisian tailor finds himself posing as a baron in order to collect a sizeable bill from an aristocrat, only to fall in love with an aloof young princess.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Rouben Mamoulian
CAST:  Maurice Chevalier  •  Jeanette MacDonald  •  Charles Ruggles  •  Charles Butterworth

Rebecca (1940) RT 100% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Story of a young woman who marries a fascinating widower only to find out that she must live in the shadow of his former wife, Rebecca, who died mysteriously several years ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Laurence Olivier  •  Joan Fontaine  •  George Sanders  •  Judith Anderson

Romeo and Juliet (1936) RT 75% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Aug 2007

Scenes of combat that will stir your pulse...tender haunting romance that will stay ever fresh in your memory...spectacular beauty that will set a feast for your the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Norma Shearer  •  Leslie Howard  •  John Barrymore  •  Edna May Oliver

Tarzan the Ape Man (1932) RT 100% / Audience 68%

James Parker and Harry Holt are on an expedition in Africa in search of the elephant burial grounds that will provide enough ivory to make them rich. Parker’s beautiful ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
CAST:  Johnny Weissmuller  •  Maureen O'Sullivan  •  Neil Hamilton  •  C. Aubrey Smith

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 Lives of a Bengal Lancer (1935) RT 100% / Audience 75%

DVD release: May 2005

In the Northwest Frontier of India, the 41st Bengal Lancers leaded by the harsh Colonel Tom Stone are having trouble with the rebellious leader Mohammed Khan. After two ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Henry Hathaway
CAST:  Gary Cooper  •  Franchot Tone  •  Richard Cromwell  •  Guy Standing

The Scarlet Empress (1934) RT 90% / Audience 85%

DVD release: May 2001

During the 18th century, German noblewoman Sophia Frederica, who would later become Catherine the Great, travels to Moscow to marry the dimwitted Grand Duke Peter, the heir to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Josef von Sternberg
CAST:  Marlene Dietrich  •  John Lodge  •  Sam Jaffe  •  Louise Dresser

Trouble in Paradise (1932) RT 91% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Thief Gaston Monescu and pickpocket Lily are partners in crime and love. Working for perfume company executive Mariette Colet, the two crooks decide to combine their criminal ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ernst Lubitsch
CAST:  Miriam Hopkins  •  Kay Francis  •  Herbert Marshall  •  Charles Ruggles

Waterloo Bridge (1940) RT 80% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jan 2009

On the eve of World War II, a British officer revisits Waterloo Bridge and recalls the young man he was at the beginning of World War I and the young ballerina he met just ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Vivien Leigh  •  Robert Taylor  •  Lucile Watson  •  Virginia Field

Trader Horn (1931) RT 100% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Jun 1994

While on safari in an unexplored area of Africa, Trader Horn and Peru find missionary Edith Trent killed by natives. They decide to carry on her quest for her lost daughter ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
CAST:  Harry Carey  •  Edwina Booth  •  Duncan Renaldo  •  Mutia Omoolu

The House of Rothschild (1934) RT 100% / Audience 69%

The story of the rise of the Rothschild financial empire founded by Mayer Rothschild and continued by his five sons. From humble beginnings the business grows and helps to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Alfred L. Werker
CAST:  George Arliss  •  Boris Karloff  •  Loretta Young  •  C. Aubrey Smith

Madame Curie (1943) RT 83% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Jan 2007

Young Polish physics student Marie marries Doctor Pierre Curie, in whose lab she had worked for a while. On their honeymoon they decide to find out what caused the strange ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Greer Garson  •  Walter Pidgeon  •  Henry Travers  •  Albert Bassermann

Another Thin Man (1939) RT 81% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Aug 2005

Not even the joys of parenthood can stop married sleuths Nick and Nora Charles from investigating a murder on a Long Island estate.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
CAST:  William Powell  •  Myrna Loy  •  Virginia Grey  •  Otto Kruger

Morning Glory (1933) RT 67% / Audience 46%

DVD release: May 2007

Wildly optimistic chatterbox Eva Lovelace is a would-be actress trying to crash the New York stage. She attracts the interest of a paternal actor, a philandering producer, and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lowell Sherman
CAST:  Katharine Hepburn  •  Douglas Fairbanks Jr.  •  Adolphe Menjou  •  C. Aubrey Smith