Search results for "Jack Gwillim"

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

Lawrence of Arabia (1962) RT 97% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Apr 2001

The story of British officer T.E. Lawrence's mission to aid the Arab tribes in their revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War. Lawrence becomes a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  David Lean
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Alec Guinness  •  Anthony Quinn  •  Jack Hawkins

A Man for All Seasons (1966) RT 82% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Feb 1999

A Man for All Seasons is the filmed version of the life of Thomas More. An English man comes to Sir Thomas More to ask if he can divorce his wife since King Henry VIII has ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Fred Zinnemann
CAST:  Paul Scofield  •  Wendy Hiller  •  Leo McKern  •  Robert Shaw

Battle of Britain (1969) RT 63% / Audience 79%

DVD release: May 2003

In 1940, the Royal Air Force fights a desperate battle against the might of the Luftwaffe for control of the skies over Britain, thus preventing the Nazi invasion of Britain.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Guy Hamilton
CAST:  Harry Andrews  •  Michael Caine  •  Trevor Howard  •  Curd Jürgens

Clash of the Titans (1981) RT 66% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Jun 2004

To win the right to marry his love, the beautiful princess Andromeda, and fulfil his destiny, Perseus must complete various tasks including taming Pegasus, capturing Medusa's ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Desmond Davis
CAST:  Laurence Olivier  •  Claire Bloom  •  Maggie Smith  •  Jack Gwillim

Jason and the Argonauts (1963) RT 93% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Nov 2000

Jason, a fearless sailor and explorer, returns to his home land of Thessaly after a long voyage to claim his rightful throne. He learns, however, that he must first find the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Don Chaffey
CAST:  Todd Armstrong  •  Nancy Kovack  •  Gary Raymond  •  Laurence Naismith

Patton (1970)

"Patton" tells the tale of General George S. Patton, famous tank commander of World War II. The film begins with patton's career in North Africa and progresses through the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Franklin J. Schaffner
CAST:  George C. Scott  •  Karl Malden  •  Stephen Young  •  Michael Strong

Sink the Bismarck! (1960) RT 80% / Audience 77%

DVD release: May 2003

Loosely based on a true series of World War II events. This movie chronicles the breakout of the German battleship Bismarck accompanied by the heavy cruiser Prinz Eugen ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Lewis Gilbert
CAST:  Kenneth More  •  Dana Wynter  •  Carl Möhner  •  Laurence Naismith

The Battle of the River Plate (1956)

In the opening years of World War II the Royal Navy was fighting a desperate battle to keep the Atlantic convoy routes open and the British Isles supplied. Of great danger ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Michael Powell  •  Emeric Pressburger
CAST:  John Gregson  •  Anthony Quayle  •  Peter Finch  •  Ian Hunter

The Curse of the Mummy's Tomb (1964) RT Audience 31%

DVD release: Oct 2008

Those who have interfered with the Tomb of Ra-Antef are in terrible danger. Against expert advice, American showman and financial backer of the expedition, Alexander King, ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Michael Carreras
CAST:  Terence Morgan  •  Ronald Howard  •  Fred Clark  •  Jeanne Roland

The One That Got Away (1957) RT Audience 64%

DVD release: Jan 2008

Based on the true story of Oberleutnant Franz von Werra, the only german prisoner of war captured in Britain to escape back to Germany during the Second World War.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Roy Ward Baker
CAST:  Hardy Krüger  •  Colin Gordon  •  Michael Goodliffe  •  Terence Alexander

Se Tutte le Donne del Mondo (1966)

Anglo-American secret agents foil a mad industrialist out to sterilize the world.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Henry Levin  •  Arduino Maiuri
CAST:  Mike Connors  •  Dorothy Provine  •  Raf Vallone  •  Terry-Thomas

Cromwell (1970) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: Oct 2003

Disgusted with the policies of King Charles I, Oliver Cromwell plans to take his family to the New World. But on the eve of their departure, Cromwell is drawn into the tangled ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Ken Hughes
CAST:  Richard Harris  •  Alec Guinness  •  Robert Morley  •  Dorothy Tutin

The Monster Squad (1987) RT 53% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Jul 2007

Count Dracula adjourns to Earth, accompanied by Frankenstein's Monster, the Wolfman, the Mummy, and the Gillman. The uglies are in search of a powerful amulet that will grant ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Fantasy • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Fred Dekker
CAST:  Andre Gower  •  Robby Kiger  •  Stephen Macht  •  Duncan Regehr

North West Frontier (1959) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: Jun 2012

In the rebellious northern frontier province of colonial India, British Army Captain Scott (Kenneth More), a young prince and the boy's governess (Lauren Bacall) escape by an ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  J. Lee Thompson
CAST:  Kenneth More  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Herbert Lom  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White

Let's Get Married (1960) RT Audience 100%

A medical student who is thrown out of his university, ends up working in a laundry and rebuilds his confidence with a relationship with a fashion model.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Peter Graham Scott
CAST:  Anthony Newley  •  Anne Aubrey  •  Bernie Winters  •  Hermione Baddeley

Reason for Living: The Jill Ireland Story (1991)

This biographical drama, based on the late actress's autobiography, chronicles her attempts to rescue her drug addicted son while simultaneously trying to overcome her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Ray Rhodes
CAST:  Jill Clayburgh  •  Lance Henriksen  •  Neill Barry  •  Lila Kaye

The Bushbaby (1969)

The young daughter of a park ranger in Tanzania is distressed to learn that she and her father must permanently return to England, thus separating her from the one thing she ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  John Trent
CAST:  Margaret Brooks  •  Louis Gossett, Jr.  •  Donald Houston  •  Laurence Naismith

A Midsummer Night's Dream (1959) RT Audience 51%

DVD release: Mar 2005

William Shakespeare's classic play A Midsummer Night's Dream is brought to life with puppets.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Jirí Trnka
CAST:  Richard Burton  •  Joss Ackland  •  Ann Bell  •  Tom Criddle