Search results for "Gladys Cooper"

Mr. Lucky (1943) RT 100% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Mar 2009

A conman poses as a war relief fundraiser, but when he falls for a charity worker, his conscience begins to trouble him.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  H. C. Potter
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Laraine Day  •  Charles Bickford  •  Gladys Cooper

My Fair Lady (1964) RT 96% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Aug 2003

A snobbish phonetics professor agrees to a wager that he can take a flower girl and make her presentable in high society.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Audrey Hepburn  •  Rex Harrison  •  Stanley Holloway  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White

Now, Voyager (1942)

A woman suffers a nervous breakdown and an oppressive mother before being freed by the love of a man she meets on a cruise.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Irving Rapper
CAST:  Bette Davis  •  Paul Henreid  •  Claude Rains  •  Gladys Cooper

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

That Hamilton Woman (1941) RT 100% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Sep 2009

Sir William Hamilton, a widower of mature years, is British ambassador to the Court of Naples. Emma who comes for a visit with her mother wouldn't cut the grade with London ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Alexander Korda
CAST:  Vivien Leigh  •  Laurence Olivier  •  Alan Mowbray  •  Sara Allgood

The Bishop's Wife (1947) RT 82% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Mar 2001

An Episcopal Bishop, Henry Brougham, has been working for months on the plans for an elaborate new cathedral which he hopes will be paid for primarily by a wealthy, stubborn ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Henry Koster
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Loretta Young  •  David Niven  •  Monty Woolley

The Happiest Millionaire (1967) RT Audience 83%

DVD release: Jul 1999

A happy and unbelievably lucky young Irish immigrant, John Lawless, lands a job as the butler of an unconventional millionaire, Biddle. His daughter, Cordelia Drexel Biddle, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Norman Tokar
CAST:  Fred MacMurray  •  Tommy Steele  •  Greer Garson  •  Geraldine Page

The Song of Bernadette (1943) RT 80% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Jun 2003

In 1858 France, Bernadette, an adolescent peasant girl, has a vision of "a beautiful lady" in the city dump. She never claims it to be anything other than this, but the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Henry King
CAST:  Jennifer Jones  •  Vincent Price  •  William Eythe  •  Charles Bickford

Mrs. Parkington (1944) RT Audience 78%

DVD release: Jul 1993

In this family saga, Mrs. Parkington recounts the story of her life, beginning as a hotel maid in frontier Nevada where she is swept off her feet by mine owner and financier ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tay Garnett
CAST:  Greer Garson  •  Walter Pidgeon  •  Edward Arnold  •  Agnes Moorehead

The Valley of Decision (1945) RT Audience 81%

DVD release: Jul 1994

Mary Rafferty comes from a poor family of steel mill workers in 19th Century Pittsburgh. Her family objects when she goes to work as a maid for the wealthy Scott family which ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tay Garnett
CAST:  Greer Garson  •  Gregory Peck  •  Donald Crisp  •  Lionel Barrymore

Love Letters (1945) RT Audience 59%

When a man asks another man more facile with words to do his wooing for him, there are always complications. The man with no talent for writing marries the girl, confesses one ...  (more)

GENRES: Romance
DIRECTION:  William Dieterle
CAST:  Jennifer Jones  •  Joseph Cotten  •  Ann Richards  •  Cecil Kellaway

The Black Cat (1941) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Sep 1998

Greedy heirs wait in a mansion for a rich cat lover to die, only to learn her cats come first.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Albert S. Rogell
CAST:  Basil Rathbone  •  Hugh Herbert  •  Broderick Crawford  •  Bela Lugosi

The Pirate (1948) RT 71% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Jul 2007

A girl is engaged to the local richman, but meanwhile she has dreams about the legendary pirate Macoco. A traveling singer falls in love with her and to impress her he poses ...  (more)

GENRES: Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Vincente Minnelli
CAST:  Judy Garland  •  Gene Kelly  •  Walter Slezak  •  Gladys Cooper

The List of Adrian Messenger (1963) RT 69% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jan 1994

A writer named Adrian Messenger believes a series of apparently unrelated "accidental" deaths are actually linked murders. He asks his friend Anthony Gethryn, recently retired ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  John Huston
CAST:  Tony Curtis  •  Kirk Douglas  •  Burt Lancaster  •  Robert Mitchum

Eagle Squadron (1942)

An American joins the British Royal Air Force just before Pearl Harbor is attacked, and falls in love with a beautiful English girl.  (more)

GENRES: Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Arthur Lubin
CAST:  Robert Stack  •  Evelyn Ankers  •  Diana Barrymore  •  Jon Hall

The Cockeyed Miracle (1946)

A 60-ish Maine shipbuilder (Frank Morgan) and his 30-ish father (Keenan Wynn) provide for their family from the hereafter.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Frank Morgan  •  Keenan Wynn  •  Cecil Kellaway  •  Audrey Totter

The Iron Duke (1934)

The life and times of the Duke of Wellington  (more)

DIRECTION:  Victor Saville
CAST:  George Arliss  •  Ellaline Terriss  •  Gladys Cooper  •  A.E. Matthews

Beware of Pity (1946) RT Audience 33%

A paraplegic mistakes a man's pity for love.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Maurice Elvey
CAST:  Lilli Palmer  •  Albert Lieven  •  Cedric Hardwicke  •  Gladys Cooper

Separate Tables (1958) RT 77% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Dec 2001

Boarders at an English resort struggle with emotional problems.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Delbert Mann
CAST:  Deborah Kerr  •  Rita Hayworth  •  David Niven  •  Wendy Hiller

The Bohemian Girl (1922) RT Audience 64%

A Polish officer posing as a gypsy loves a gypsy girl who is really the count's daughter.  (more)

GENRES: Romance
DIRECTION:  Harley Knoles
CAST:  Gladys Cooper  •  Ivor Novello  •  C. Aubrey Smith  •  Constance Collier