Search results for "Danny Green"

The Tenants (2006) RT 32% / Audience 29%

DVD release: Mar 2006

The story of a Jewish novelist, Harry Lesser, struggling to complete his latest work, and his antagonistic relationship with a black writer who moves in down the hall.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Danny Green
CAST:  Dylan McDermott  •  Snoop Dogg  •  Rose Byrne  •  Seymour Cassel

Mr. Sophistication (2013)

DVD release: Sep 2013

The story of a comedian, Ron Waters, who is a Richard Pryor-type of entertainer who makes commentary about the world rather than one-liners. After a self-imposed exile from ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Danny Green
CAST:  Harry Lennix  •  Tatum O'Neal  •  Robert Patrick  •  Paloma Guzmán

A Touch of Fate (2003) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: May 2005

One night in a small town in North Carolina, fate brings together three lives: an entertainment lawyer returning home to his dying mother after years in escape of his past, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Rebecca Cook
CAST:  Teri Hatcher  •  Andrea Powell  •  Robert C. Treveiler  •  Cody Newton

The Ladykillers (1955) RT 100% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Sep 2002

A gang of five diverse oddball criminal types rent a two-room apartment in an old house on a London cul-de-sac from an octogenarian widow with three pet parrots. The group's ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Alexander Mackendrick
CAST:  Alec Guinness  •  Cecil Parker  •  Herbert Lom  •  Peter Sellers

The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958) RT 100% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Nov 2000

When a princess is shrunken by an evil wizard, Sinbad must undertake a quest to an island of monsters to cure her and prevent a war.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Nathan H. Juran
CAST:  Kerwin Mathews  •  Kathryn Crosby  •  Torin Thatcher  •  Richard Eyer

Gangway (1937)

Newspaper reporter becomes involved with gang of crooks who take her for a tough American gangster.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sonnie Hale
CAST:  Jessie Matthews  •  Barry MacKay  •  Nat Pendleton  •  Alastair Sim

Little Big Shot (1952)

Harry Hawkwood is the son of 'Pa' Hawkwood, one of England's greatest crooks, and it's Harry's ambition to follow in father's footsteps and be as good as Dad. Alas! Harry has ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jack Raymond
CAST:  Ronald Shiner  •  Marie Lohr  •  Derek Farr  •  Manning Whiley

The Squeaker (1937)

London's jewel thieves are under the thumb of a mysterious fence, who ruthlessly exposes any thief who crosses him. Desperate, Scotland Yard re-hires ex-Inspector Barrabal who ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  William K. Howard
CAST:  Edmund Lowe  •  Sebastian Shaw  •  Ann Todd  •  Tamara Desni

Things are Looking Up (1935)

Scatterbrain circus lady has to cover for her sour schoolmistress sister.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Albert de Courville
CAST:  Cicely Courtneidge  •  Max Miller  •  William Gargan  •  Vivien Leigh

Whispering Smith Hits London (1952)

Mystery directed by Francis Searle.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Francis Searle
CAST:  Richard Carlson  •  Greta Gynt  •  Herbert Lom  •  Rona Anderson

The Taming of Dorothy (1950)

While casing a bank he intends to rob, gangster Leo discovers one of the clerks, Antonio, is his exact double. He kidnaps Antonio and robs the bank, posing as Antonio. But Leo ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Mario Soldati
CAST:  Jean Kent  •  Robert Beatty  •  Gordon Harker  •  Margaret Rutherford

Laughing Anne (1953)

Story of love affair of captain who runs ship in Java Seas and a French saloon singer. From a story "Because of the dollars" by Joseph Conrad.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Herbert Wilcox
CAST:  Wendell Corey  •  Margaret Lockwood  •  Forrest Tucker  •  Ronald Shiner

Midnight Menace (1937)

When a reporter is killed under mysterious circumstances, the political cartoonist on his paper begins to investigate on his own. He finds that a vengeful industrialist may be ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Sinclair Hill
CAST:  Charles Farrell  •  Margaret Vyner  •  Fritz Kortner  •  Danny Green

Dancing with Crime (1947)

When his best friend is murdered inside a London dancehall, a cab driver and his girlfriend involve themselves in the investigation and discover a major criminal operation ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  John Paddy Carstairs
CAST:  Richard Attenborough  •  Barry K. Barnes  •  Sheila Sim  •  Garry Marsh

A Tale of Five Cities (1951)

An Englishman has been working in the US so long he now speaks with an American accent. He is drafted into the British Army during WWII but is injured and loses his memory. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Wolfgang Staudte  •  Montgomery Tully  •  Géza von Cziffra  •  Romolo Marcellini  •  Emil E. Reinert  •  Irma von Cube
CAST:  Bonar Colleano  •  Barbara Kelly  •  Anne Vernon  •  Karin Himboldt

Jericho (1937)

A World War I officer who escapes his fate as a black man by fleeing to Africa and creating a new world for himself.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Thornton Freeland
CAST:  Paul Robeson  •  Henry Wilcoxon  •  Wallace Ford  •  Kouka

The Lady Craved Excitement (1950)

A music-hall performer and her boyfriend find themselves caught up in the machinations of a trio of not particularly bright crooks.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Francis Searle  •  Godfrey Grayson
CAST:  Hy Hazell  •  Michael Medwin  •  Sid James  •  Andrew Keir