Search results for "Jon Pertwee"

Carry On Cleo (1964)

Two Britons are captured and enslaved by invading Romans and taken to Rome. Hengist Pod creates useless inventions, while Horsa is a brave and cunning fighter. One of their ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Sid James  •  Kenneth Williams  •  Jim Dale  •  Amanda Barrie

One of Our Dinosaurs Is Missing (1975) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: Nov 1988

Escaping from China with a microfilm of the formula for the mysterious "Lotus X", Lord Southmere, a Queen's Messenger, is chased by a group of Chinese spies.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Family • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Derek Nimmo  •  Hugh Burden  •  Bernard Bresslaw  •  Helen Hayes

The House That Dripped Blood (1971) RT 78% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Oct 2003

A Scotland Yard investigator looks into four mysterious cases involving an unoccupied house.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Peter Duffell
CAST:  Christopher Lee  •  Peter Cushing  •  Nyree Dawn Porter  •  Denholm Elliott

Carry On Cowboy (1965) RT Audience 50%

Stodge City is in the grip of the Rumpo Kid and his gang. Mistaken identity again takes a hand as a "sanitary engineer" (plumber) by the name of Marshal P. Knutt is mistaken ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Sid James  •  Jim Dale  •  Angela Douglas  •  Kenneth Williams

Carry On Screaming! (1966) RT 80% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Jul 2015

The sinister Dr Watt has an evil scheme going. He's kidnapping beautiful young women and turning them into mannequins to sell to local stores. Fortunately for Dr Watt, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Kenneth Williams  •  Jim Dale  •  Harry H. Corbett  •  Joan Sims

Mister Drake's Duck (1951)

Mr. Drake and his wife live a nice, quiet life on their Sussex farm, until one of their ducks lays a radioactive egg made of uranium! When the government finds out about this, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
CAST:  Douglas Fairbanks Jr.  •  Yolande Donlan  •  Jon Pertwee  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White

Up in the Air (1969)

Victorian schoolboy adventure. Freddie is sent away to a boarding school where he is very miserable and tries to escape in several instances. Finally the head of the school ...  (more)

GENRES: Family
DIRECTION:  Jan Darnley-Smith
CAST:  Gary Smith  •  Mark Colleano  •  Susan Payne  •  Jon Pertwee

No. 1 of the Secret Service (1978)

No. 1 is fearless, irrestible, and licensed to kill. No. 1 is assigned to capture a madman killing international financiers. Before getting the bad guy, No. 1 encounters ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Lindsay Shonteff
CAST:  Nicky Henson  •  Richard Todd  •  Aimi MacDonald  •  Geoffrey Keen

The Ugly Duckling (1959) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Mar 2006

Henry Jekyll was always the outsider, a bungling and awkward buffoon, relegated to waiting for his invitation to participate in life that never arrived: until he discovers a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lance Comfort
CAST:  Bernard Bresslaw  •  Jon Pertwee  •  Reginald Beckwith  •  Maudie Edwards

Dear Mr. Prohack (1949)

DVD release: Aug 2013

A present-day version of Arnold Bennett's novel telling of a Treasury official who, despite keeping a firm control on the handling of public money, has no idea how to cope ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Thornton Freeland
CAST:  Cecil Parker  •  Dirk Bogarde  •  Hermione Baddeley  •  Sheila Sim

The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Attack of the Hawkmen (1995) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: Oct 1999

Indiana Jones transfers from the Belgian army to the French intelligence service, where his first assignment is as a reconnaissance photographer for the 124th Squadron, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • TV movie
CAST:  Sean Patrick Flanery  •  Ronny Coutteure  •  Patrick Toomey  •  Marc Warren

Runaway Railway (1966)

A group of young railway enthusiasts attempt to stop the closure of the local railway by trying to raise money to buy it and the steam engine "Matilda." They get help from a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Crime • Family
DIRECTION:  Jan Darnley-Smith
CAST:  John Moulder-Brown  •  Roberta Tovey  •  Sydney Tafler  •  Ronnie Barker

The Body Said No! (1950)

A cabaret artist sees on her television set after viewing hours, a plot being discussed to murder Michael Rennie. Although her friends are sceptical she warns Rennie, but ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
CAST:  Michael Rennie  •  Yolande Donlan  •  Jon Pertwee  •  Valentine Dyall

The Boys in Blue (1982) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Sgt. Cannon (Tommy Cannon) and PC Ball (Bobby Ball) run the police station in the quiet town of Little Botham. When the station is threatened with closure due to a lack of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
CAST:  Bobby Ball  •  Suzanne Danielle  •  Roy Kinnear  •  Eric Sykes

Just Joe (1960)

A shy detergent factory employee unexpectedly finds his feet.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Maclean Rogers
CAST:  Leslie Randall  •  Joan Reynolds  •  Anna May Wong  •  Jon Pertwee

The Four Just Men (1939)

The Four Men of the title are British WWI veterans who decide to work secretly against enemies of the country. They aren't above a bit of murder or sabotage to serve their ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Forde
CAST:  Hugh Sinclair  •  Griffith Jones  •  Francis L. Sullivan  •  Frank Lawton