Search results for "Janet Munro"

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Darby O'Gill and the Little People (1959) RT 100% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Aug 2004

Take a wee bit of ancient folklore, mix in some spectacular special effects and a magical cast (including Sean Connery) -- and you've got one of the most enchanting fantasies ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Albert Sharpe  •  Janet Munro  •  Jimmy O'Dea

Swiss Family Robinson (1960)

After being shipwrecked, the Robinson family is marooned on an island inhabited only by an impressive array of wildlife. In true pioneer spirit, they quickly make themselves ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family
DIRECTION:  Ken Annakin
CAST:  John Mills  •  Dorothy McGuire  •  James MacArthur  •  Janet Munro

The Day the Earth Caught Fire (1961) RT 86% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Jun 2001

British reporters suspect an international cover-up of a global disaster in progress... and they're right. Hysterical panic has engulfed the world after the United States and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction
CAST:  Janet Munro  •  Leo McKern  •  Edward Judd  •  Michael Goodliffe

The Trollenberg Terror (1958)

Alien creatures invade a remote mountain resort in Switzerland.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Quentin Lawrence
CAST:  Forrest Tucker  •  Laurence Payne  •  Jennifer Jayne  •  Janet Munro

Small Hotel (1957)

The dining room of the Jolly Fiddler has long been presided over by Albert, an aged but very shrewd waiter. A past master of the gentle art of fiddling, he extracts the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David MacDonald
CAST:  Gordon Harker  •  Marie Lohr  •  John Loder  •  Irene Handl

A Jolly Bad Fellow (1963) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Oct 2008

An English professor decides that there are too many useless people in the world and invents a gas that will kill them off. But first they'll at least have a good laugh.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Don Chaffey
CAST:  Leo McKern  •  Janet Munro  •  Maxine Audley  •  Dennis Price

Hide and Seek (1964) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Mar 2007

A professor of astronomy helping on a missile development program. An old friend of his is a Russian chess champion. The Russian is working with shady businessman Marek and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Ian Carmichael  •  Curd Jürgens  •  Janet Munro  •  George Pravda

Life for Ruth (1962)

A young girl, Ruth (Lynn Taylor), is injured in a boating accident and taken to hospital for what is regarded as a routine emergency. Her parents are informed that only a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Basil Dearden
CAST:  Michael Craig  •  Patrick McGoohan  •  Janet Munro

Third Man on the Mountain (1959) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Sep 2004

The thrilling, critically acclaimed account of Rudi Matt (James MacArthur), a young kitchen worker who is determined to conquer the Citadel -- the jagged, snowcapped peak that ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Ken Annakin
CAST:  Michael Rennie  •  James MacArthur  •  Janet Munro  •  James Donald

Sebastian (1968) RT Audience 63%

Sebastian is an undisciplined mathematics genius who works in the "cipher bureau" of the British Intelligence. While cracking enemy codes, Sebastian finds time to romance ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Greene
CAST:  Dirk Bogarde  •  Susannah York  •  Lilli Palmer  •  John Gielgud

Bitter Harvest (1963) RT Audience 83%

A pretty young woman will do anything to escape her deadly dull existence in the backlots of Wales. But when she reaches the bright lights of London is the price too high?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Graham Scott
CAST:  Janet Munro  •  John Stride  •  Anne Cunningham  •  Thora Hird

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