Search results for "Carol Reed"

Odd Man Out (1947) RT 100% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Apr 2015

Belfast police conduct a door-to-door manhunt for an IRA gunman (James Mason) wounded in a daring robbery.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  James Mason  •  Robert Newton  •  Cyril Cusack  •  F.J. McCormick

Oliver! (1968) RT 81% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Aug 1998

Musical adaptation of Charles Dickens' Oliver Twist, a classic tale of an orphan who runs away from the workhouse and joins up with a group of boys headed by the Artful Dodger ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Ron Moody  •  Shani Wallis  •  Oliver Reed  •  Jack Wild

The Fallen Idol (1948) RT 100% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Nov 2006

Phillipe, the son of an ambassador in London, idolizes Baines, his father's butler, a kind of hero in the eyes of the child, whose perception changes when he accidentally ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Ralph Richardson  •  Michèle Morgan  •  Sonia Dresdel  •  Bobby Henrey

The Third Man (1949) RT 100% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Nov 1999

Set in postwar Vienna, Austria, "The Third Man" stars Joseph Cotten as Holly Martins, a writer of pulp Westerns, who arrives penniless as a guest of his childhood chum Harry ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Joseph Cotten  •  Alida Valli  •  Orson Welles  •  Trevor Howard

Night Train to Munich (1940)

When the Germans march into Prague, armour-plating inventor Dr Bomasch flees to England. His daughter Anna escapes from arrest to join him, but the Gestapo manage to kidnap ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Margaret Lockwood  •  Rex Harrison  •  Paul Henreid  •  Basil Radford

The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965) RT 86% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Charlton Heston stars as Renaissance artist Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (6 March 1475 – 18 February 1564), who begrudgingly paints the Sistine Chapel for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Rex Harrison  •  Diane Cilento  •  Harry Andrews

The Way Ahead (1944)

A mismatched collection of conscripted civilians find training tough under Lieutenant Jim Perry and Sergeant Ned Fletcher when they are called up to replace an infantry ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  David Niven  •  Stanley Holloway  •  James Donald  •  John Laurie

Flap (1970) RT Audience 38%

Comedy based on the plight of modern Native Americans living on reservations.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Anthony Quinn  •  Claude Akins  •  Tony Bill  •  Shelley Winters

A Girl Must Live (1939)

A run-away school-girl falls among chorus girls planning to marry into the nobility.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Margaret Lockwood  •  Renée Houston  •  Lilli Palmer  •  George Robey

Penny Paradise (1938)

A Liverpool tug boat captain finds he's won a fortune on the penny pools and it changes his life. However, after giving up his job and throwing a large expensive party, he ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Edmund Gwenn  •  Betty Driver  •  Jimmy O'Dea  •  Ethel Coleridge

Girl in the News (1940)

An elderly lady manages to sneak some pills away from her nurse and dies of an overdose. The nurse is tried for murder and acquitted. Some time later the nurse, under a new ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Margaret Lockwood  •  Barry K. Barnes  •  Emlyn Williams  •  Roger Livesey

Follow Me! (1972)

A strait-laced British banker hires an eccentric private detective to follow his free-spirited American wife, whom he suspects is cheating on him  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Michael Jayston  •  Mia Farrow  •  Adrian Topol  •  Margaret Rawlings

The Man Between (1953) RT Audience 81%

"The Man Between" is a 1953 British thriller film directed by Carol Reed and starring James Mason, Claire Bloom, Hildegard Knef and Geoffrey Toone. A British woman on a visit ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  James Mason  •  Hildegard Knef  •  Claire Bloom  •  Geoffrey Toone

Midshipman Easy (1935)

Set during the Peninsular Campaign of the Napoleonic War, Mr Midshipman Easy has just joined the Royal Navy. He is very keen to do well but luckily he has an understanding ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Hughie Green  •  Margaret Lockwood  •  Harry Tate  •  Robert Adams

Laburnum Grove (1936)

To rid himself of his sponging relatives a man tells them he is really a forger which causes them to leave. His wife believes he is joking, but he has in fact allowed the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Edmund Gwenn  •  Cedric Hardwicke  •  Victoria Hopper  •  Ethel Coleridge

Bank Holiday (1938) RT 80% / Audience 38%

A 1930's British summer Bank Holiday starts at midday on Saturday with a rush for the trains to the seaside. Doreen and Milly are off to a beauty contest, Geoffrey and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  John Lodge  •  Margaret Lockwood  •  Hugh Williams  •  René Ray