Search results for "Elissa Landi"


The Count of Monte Cristo (1934)

After greedy men have Edmound Dantes unjustly imprisoned for 20 years for innocently delivering a letter entrusted to him, he escapes to revenge himself on them.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Rowland V. Lee
CAST:  Robert Donat  •  Elissa Landi  •  Louis Calhern  •  Sidney Blackmer

After the Thin Man (1936) RT 100% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Aug 2005

Married sleuths Nick and Nora Charles try to clear Nora's cousin of a murder charge.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  W.S. Van Dyke
CAST:  William Powell  •  Myrna Loy  •  James Stewart  •  Elissa Landi

The Thirteenth Chair (1937)

A phony psychic tries to solve a murder that took place during her seance.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  George B. Seitz
CAST:  Dame May Whitty  •  Lewis Stone  •  Madge Evans  •  Thomas Beck

Always Goodbye (1931)

Stranded and broke after her erstwhile boyfriend leaves her, A onetime London heiress joins a con man to bilk a millionaire at his Italian villa. Little do they realize that ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Kenneth MacKenna  •  William Cameron Menzies
CAST:  Elissa Landi  •  Lewis Stone  •  John Garrick  •  Paul Cavanagh

I Loved You Wednesday (1933)

Vicki Meredith, an American ballet student in Paris, falls in love with Randall Williams, another American studying architecture in Paree, and they set up some light ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Henry King  •  William Cameron Menzies
CAST:  Elissa Landi  •  Warner Baxter  •  Victor Jory  •  Miriam Jordan

The Warrior's Husband (1933)

The Warrior's Husband is a satire of the male and female roles in society set in 800 B.C.. Queen Hippolyta (Marjorie Rambeau) rules Pontus with masculine authority; in fact, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Walter Lang
CAST:  Elissa Landi  •  David Manners  •  Ernest Truex  •  Lionel Belmore

A Passport to Hell (1932)

Just prior to the outbreak of World War I, in the British West African town of Akkra, English woman Myra Carson becomes involved in a scandal and is deported. While Myra's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank Lloyd
CAST:  Elissa Landi  •  Paul Lukas  •  Warner Oland  •  Alexander Kirkland

The Amateur Gentleman (1936)

A former boxing champion, now an innkeeper, is accused of stealing a watch from a party of guests at his inn, who happen to be members of English royalty. The old man is ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Thornton Freeland
CAST:  Douglas Fairbanks Jr.  •  Elissa Landi  •  Gordon Harker  •  Basil Sydney

Children of Chance (1930)

A casual date at a high-class hotel leads Binnie, an aspiring showgirl, to be mistaken for model and actress Lia de Marita – landing her an audition for the producer of a new ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Alexander Esway
CAST:  Elissa Landi  •  Mabel Poulton  •  John Stuart  •  John Longden

By Candlelight (1933)

A beautiful woman mistakes a Prince's butler for the Prince.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  James Whale
CAST:  Elissa Landi  •  Paul Lukas  •  Nils Asther  •  Dorothy Revier




The Masquerader (1933)

A drug-addicted member of Parliament needs to take time off and secretly pull his life together, so he gets his lookalike cousin (both played by Ronald Colman) to agree to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Wallace
CAST:  Ronald Colman  •  Elissa Landi  •  Juliette Compton  •  Halliwell Hobbes

Koenigsmark (1935)

Koenigsmark is a 1935 British-French drama film directed by Maurice Tourneur and starring Elissa Landi, John Lodge and Pierre Fresnay. The film is based on the novel ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Maurice Tourneur
CAST:  Elissa Landi  •  John Lodge  •  Pierre Fresnay  •  Frank Vosper

Underground (1928) RT Audience 100%

A working-class love story set in and around the London Underground of the 1920s. Two men - gentle Bill and brash Bert - meet and are attracted to the same woman on the same ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Anthony Asquith
CAST:  Brian Aherne  •  Elissa Landi  •  Cyril McLaglen  •  Norah Baring

Enter Madame (1935)

Man marries opera singer, winds up taking back seat to her career.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Elliott Nugent
CAST:  Elissa Landi  •  Cary Grant  •  Lynne Overman  •  Sharon Lynn

Corregidor (1943) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Nov 2003

A doctor and his staff in a hospital on the Philippine island of Corregidor shortly after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor try to treat the sick, injured and wounded as ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  William Nigh
CAST:  Otto Kruger  •  Elissa Landi  •  Donald Woods  •  Frank Jenks