Search results for "Charles Boyer"


Casino Royale (1967) RT 29% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Oct 2002

Sir James Bond is called back out of retirement to stop SMERSH. In order to trick SMERSH, James thinks up the ultimate plan - that every agent will be named 'James Bond'. One ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  John Huston  •  Joseph McGrath  •  Ken Hughes  •  Val Guest  •  Robert Parrish
CAST:  David Niven  •  Peter Sellers  •  Ursula Andress  •  Orson Welles

Algiers (1938) RT Audience 59%

DVD release: Jun 2001

Pepe Le Moko is a notorious thief, who escaped from France. Since his escape, Moko became a resident and leader of the immense Casbah of Algiers. French officials arrive ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Cromwell
CAST:  Charles Boyer  •  Sigrid Gurie  •  Hedy Lamarr  •  Joseph Calleia

Arch of Triumph (1948) RT Audience 53%

DVD release: Apr 2004

Based on the novel Arch of Triumph from Erich Maria Remarque.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Ingrid Bergman  •  Charles Boyer  •  Charles Laughton  •  Louis Calhern

Around the World in 80 Days (1956)

Based on the famous book by Jules Verne the movie follows Phileas Fogg on his journey around the world. Which has to be completed within 80 days, a very short period for those ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Anderson
CAST:  David Niven  •  Finlay Currie  •  Robert Morley  •  Cantinflas

Conquest (1937) RT Audience 48%

DVD release: Sep 2006

A polish countess becomes Napoleon Bonaparte's mistress at the urging of Polish leaders, who feel she might influence him to make Poland independent.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Clarence Brown
CAST:  Greta Garbo  •  Charles Boyer  •  Reginald Owen  •  Alan Marshal

Fanny (1961) RT 100% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jun 2008

Almost 19-year-old Marius feels himself in a rut in Marseille, his life planned for him by his cafe'-owning father, and he longs for the sea. The night before he is to leave ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joshua Logan
CAST:  Leslie Caron  •  Maurice Chevalier  •  Charles Boyer  •  Horst Buchholz

Gaslight (1944)

In the late 19th century, Paula Alquist is studying music in Italy, but ends up abandoning her classes because she's fallen in love with the gallant Gregory Anton. The couple ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Charles Boyer  •  Ingrid Bergman  •  Joseph Cotten  •  Dame May Whitty

How to Steal a Million (1966) RT 100% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Dec 2004

A woman must steal a statue from a Paris museum to help conceal her father's art forgeries.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Romance
DIRECTION:  William Wyler
CAST:  Audrey Hepburn  •  Peter O'Toole  •  Eli Wallach  •  Hugh Griffith

The Battle of the Rails (1946)

A 1946 war movie which tells the courageous efforts by French railway workers to sabotage Nazi reinforcement-troop trains.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  René Clément
CAST:  Charles Boyer  •  Jean Clarieux  •  Jean Daurand  •  François Joux

Love Affair (1939) RT 86% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Jun 1998

French playboy Michel Marnet and American Terry McKay fall in love during the transatlantic passage of a ship. They arrange to reunite six months later, if neither has changed ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Leo McCarey
CAST:  Irene Dunne  •  Charles Boyer  •  Maria Ouspenskaya  •  Lee Bowman




Tales of Manhattan (1942) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: May 1996

Ten screenwriters collaborated on this series of tales concerning the effect a tailcoat cursed by its tailor has on those who wear it. The video release features a W.C. Fields ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Julien Duvivier
CAST:  Charles Boyer  •  Rita Hayworth  •  Ginger Rogers  •  Henry Fonda

The 13th Letter (1951) RT 83% / Audience 50%

The English-language remake of the French classic Le corbeau. Michael Rennie plays a doctor at a Canadian hospital who receives a series of poison pen letters. Soon these ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  Linda Darnell  •  Charles Boyer  •  Michael Rennie  •  Constance Smith

All This, and Heaven Too (1940) RT 83% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Apr 2008

When lovely and virtuous governess Henriette Deluzy comes to educate the children of the debonair Duc de Praslin, a royal subject to King Louis-Philippe and the husband of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anatole Litvak
CAST:  Bette Davis  •  Charles Boyer  •  Jeffrey Lynn  •  Barbara O'Neil

Hold Back the Dawn (1941) RT 100% / Audience 77%

Romanian-French gigolo Georges Iscovescu wishes to enter the USA. Stopped in Mexico by the quota system, he decides to marry an American, then desert her and join his old ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mitchell Leisen
CAST:  Charles Boyer  •  Olivia de Havilland  •  Paulette Goddard  •  Victor Francen

Private Worlds (1935)

The work of a progressive female psychiatrist and her colleague at a mental hospital is threatened by the arrival of a conservative new supervisor, who disapproves of both her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Gregory La Cava
CAST:  Claudette Colbert  •  Charles Boyer  •  Joan Bennett  •  Helen Vinson

Lost Horizon (1973) RT Audience 48%

DVD release: Oct 2011

This retelling of the classic tale of James Hilton's Utopian lost world plays out uneasily amid musical production numbers and Bacharach pop music. While escaping war-torn ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles Jarrott
CAST:  Peter Finch  •  Liv Ullmann  •  Sally Kellerman  •  George Kennedy

Red-Headed Woman (1932)

Lil works for the Legendre Company and causes Bill to divorce Irene and marry her. She has an affair with businessman Gaerste and uses him to force society to pay attention to her.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jack Conway
CAST:  Jean Harlow  •  Chester Morris  •  Lewis Stone  •  Leila Hyams

Break of Hearts (1935) RT Audience 27%

DVD release: Apr 2009

Constance, a poor, but aspiring composer, meets the great conductor, Franz, through their old music teacher. They fall in love, despite Constance knowing about Franz's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Philip Moeller
CAST:  Katharine Hepburn  •  Charles Boyer  •  John Beal  •  Jean Hersholt

The Buccaneer (1958) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Jun 1991

During the War of 1812 against Britain: General Andrew Jackson has only 1,200 men left to defend New Orleans when he learns that a British fleet will arrive with 60 ships and ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Anthony Quinn
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Claire Bloom  •  Inger Stevens  •  Charlton Heston

Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1962)

Karl from Germany and Marcelo from France emigrated to Argentina and became brothers-in-law. Karl soon returned to Germany to serve in the army. Marcelo and his children Julio ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Vincente Minnelli
CAST:  Ingrid Thulin  •  Glenn Ford  •  Charles Boyer  •  Lee J. Cobb