Search results for "Martita Hunt"

Anastasia (1956) RT 90% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Russian exiles in Paris plot to collect ten million pounds from the Bank of England by grooming a destitute, suicidal girl to pose as heir to the Russian throne. While Bounin ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anatole Litvak
CAST:  Ingrid Bergman  •  Yul Brynner  •  Helen Hayes  •  Akim Tamiroff

Bunny Lake Is Missing (1965) RT 83% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Jan 2005

A woman reports that her young daughter is missing, but there seems to be no evidence that she ever existed.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  Laurence Olivier  •  Carol Lynley  •  Keir Dullea  •  Martita Hunt

Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939)

A shy British teacher looks back nostalgically at his long career, taking note of the people touched his life.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
CAST:  Robert Donat  •  Greer Garson  •  Terry Kilburn  •  John Mills

Great Expectations (1946) RT 100% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jan 1999

In this Dickens adaptation, orphan Pip discovers through lawyer Mr. Jaggers that a mysterious benefactor wishes to ensure that he becomes a gentleman. Reunited with his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Lean
CAST:  John Mills  •  Tony Wager  •  Valerie Hobson  •  Jean Simmons

The Brides of Dracula (1960) RT 73% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Sep 2005

A young teacher on her way to a position in Transylvania helps a young man escape the shackles his mother has put on him. In so doing she innocently unleashes the horrors of ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Terence Fisher
CAST:  Peter Cushing  •  Martita Hunt  •  Yvonne Monlaur  •  Freda Jackson

The Wicked Lady (1945) RT 29% / Audience 79%

A married woman finds new thrills as a masked robber on the highways.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Leslie Arliss
CAST:  Margaret Lockwood  •  James Mason  •  Patricia Roc  •  Griffith Jones

The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm (1962) RT Audience 62%

The Grimm brothers Wilhelm and Jacob, known for their literary works in the nineteenth century, have their lives dramatized. In the movie they write a family history for a ...  (more)

GENRES: Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  George Pal  •  Henry Levin
CAST:  Laurence Harvey  •  Karlheinz Böhm  •  Claire Bloom  •  Walter Slezak

The Unsinkable Molly Brown (1964) RT 71% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Sep 2000

Majestic mountains are in the background and a waterfall in the foreground. Is that a canoe on the river? No it's a cradle with a baby. The buoyant Molly Brown has survived ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Charles Walters
CAST:  Debbie Reynolds  •  Harve Presnell  •  Ed Begley  •  Jack Kruschen

The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men (1952) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Young Robin Hood, in love with Maid Marian, enters an archery contest with his father at the King's palace. On the way home his father is murdered by henchmen of Prince John. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
DIRECTION:  Ken Annakin
CAST:  Richard Todd  •  Joan Rice  •  Peter Finch  •  James Hayter

Bonjour Tristesse (1958) RT 86% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Dec 2003

Cecile, decadent young girl who lives with her rich playboy father Raymond. When Anne, Raymond's old love interest, comes to Raymond's villa, Cecile is afraid for her way of life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  Jean Seberg  •  Deborah Kerr  •  David Niven  •  Mylène Demongeot

Mr. Topaze (1961)

Mr. Topaze (Peter Sellers) is an unassuming school teacher in an unassuming small French town, who is honest to a fault. He is fired when he refuses to give a passing grade to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Sellers
CAST:  Herbert Lom  •  Peter Sellers  •  Leo McKern  •  Michael Gough

Tudor Rose (1936)

The tragic story of Lady Jane Grey, the young queen who reigned in England for nine days before she was executed.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Cedric Hardwicke  •  John Mills  •  Felix Aylmer  •  Leslie Perrins

Good Morning, Boys (1937) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Feb 2013

Dr. Benjamin Twist (Hay) and his pupils become involved with art thieves on a trip to Paris. Hay’s seamy schoolmaster act is supported by a fine cast including Charles Hawtrey ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Marcel Varnel
CAST:  Will Hay  •  Martita Hunt  •  Fewlass Llewellyn  •  Mark Daly

Trouble Brewing (1939) RT Audience 50%

Ealing comedy starring music hall star George Formby. An eager newspaper reporter (Formby) goes undercover to expose a gang of counterfeiters. Posing as a wrestler and waiter ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anthony Kimmins
CAST:  George Formby  •  Googie Withers  •  Gus McNaughton  •  Esma Cannon

La prima notte (1959)

There is a lot of excitement in the high society of Venice: An Arab prince, who always travels incognito, is said to be in the city. By chance, the elegant Isabella gets to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Alberto Cavalcanti
CAST:  Martine Carol  •  Vittorio De Sica  •  Philippe Nicaud  •  Claudia Cardinale

The Beloved Vagabond (1936)

Flying from one charming lady---eluding another---and almost losing both!  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Curtis Bernhardt
CAST:  Maurice Chevalier  •  Betty Stockfeld  •  Margaret Lockwood  •  Desmond Tester

The March Hare (1956)

Sir Charles Hare, a young Irish baronet, gambles his all on one of his horses at Ascot. But the horse is 'pulled', and Sir Charles is forced to sell his Irish estate. His aunt ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  George More O'Ferrall
CAST:  Peggy Cummins  •  Terence Morgan  •  Martita Hunt  •  Cyril Cusack

So Evil My Love (1948) RT Audience 63%

A missionary's widow meets charming Mark Bellis, artist and rogue, on the ship taking them both back to 1890s London. She will soon find out he has dark ambitions.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lewis Allen
CAST:  Ray Milland  •  Ann Todd  •  Geraldine Fitzgerald  •  Leo G. Carroll