Search results for "Patricia Hayes"

A Fish Called Wanda (1988) RT 93% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Jan 1998

A diamond advocate is attempting to steal a collection of diamonds, yet troubles arise when he realizes that he is not the only one after the diamonds.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Charles Crichton
CAST:  John Cleese  •  Jamie Lee Curtis  •  Kevin Kline  •  Michael Palin

The NeverEnding Story (1984) RT 82% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Sep 2001

While hiding from bullies in his school's attic, a young boy discovers the extraordinary land of Fantasia, through a magical book called The Neverending Story. The book tells ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Wolfgang Petersen
CAST:  Barret Oliver  •  Gerald McRaney  •  Noah Hathaway  •  Drum Garrett

Little Dorrit (1987) RT Audience 92%

DVD release: Apr 2009

A drama based on the novel by Charles Dickens which tells the story of Arthur Clennam who is thrown into a debtor's prison. There he meets a young seamstress whose father has ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christine Edzard
CAST:  Derek Jacobi  •  Joan Greenwood  •  Max Wall  •  Patricia Hayes

Went the Day Well? (1942) RT 100% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Mar 2005

The quiet village of Bramley End is taken over by German troops posing as Royal Engineers. Their task is to disrupt England's radar network in preparation for a full scale ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Alberto Cavalcanti
CAST:  Leslie Banks  •  Mervyn Johns  •  Marie Lohr  •  Basil Sydney

The Best of Benny Hill (1974)

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GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  John Robins
CAST:  Benny Hill  •  Patricia Hayes  •  Henry McGee  •  Nicholas Parsons

Love Thy Neighbour (1973) RT Audience 64%

Eddy Booth and his wife Joan live next door to Bill and Barbie Reynolds Joan and Barbie are best friends, having much in common....that is apart from their husbands! Whilst ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  John Robins
CAST:  Jack Smethurst  •  Rudolph Walker  •  Kate Williams  •  Nina Baden-Semper

The Steal (1995)

A young American computer hackeress is hired by a liberal British lawyer to right the wrong done to a third world country by a London investment company. Even the expertise of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Thriller
CAST:  Helen Slater  •  Alfred Molina  •  Peter Bowles  •  Dinsdale Landen

Edna, the Inebriate Woman (1971)

A British play about homelessness by Jeremy Sandford, writer of "Cathy Come Home", first broadcast as a BBC Play For Today. It details the deterioration of Edna, a homeless ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Ted Kotcheff
CAST:  Patricia Hayes  •  Barbara Jefford  •  Geraldine Sherman  •  Cheryl Hall

Reach for Glory (1962)

During World War II, teenage boys in a small English town are consumed with jingoism and brutal war games, hoping dearly that the war won't end before they can fight in it.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Philip Leacock
CAST:  Harry Andrews  •  Kay Walsh  •  Richard Vernon  •  Michael Anderson, Jr.

The Love Match (1955)

After being arrested for assaulting a football referee, desperate train driver Bill (Arthur Askey) raids the railwaymen's holiday fund to cover his £55 fine. He knows he's ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Paltenghi
CAST:  Arthur Askey  •  Glenn Melvyn  •  Thora Hird  •  Shirley Eaton

Crime and Punishment (2002)

A modern day adaptation of Dostoyevsky's classic novel about a young student who is forever haunted by the murder he has committed.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Menahem Golan
CAST:  Vanessa Redgrave  •  John Hurt  •  Margot Kidder  •  Crispin Glover

Broken Blossoms (1936) RT 95% / Audience 73%

DVD release: May 1999

A Chinese missionary comes to England. He helps a young girl ill-treated by her father. A remake of D. W. Griffith's "Masterpiece".  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Brahm
CAST:  Emlyn Williams  •  Dolly Haas  •  Arthur Margetson  •  Gibb McLaughlin

War Requiem (1989) RT 100% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Sep 2008

A film with no spoken dialogue, just follows the music and lyrics of Benjamin Britten's "War Requiem, which include WWI soldier poet Wilfred Owen's poems reflecting the war's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Derek Jarman
CAST:  Nathaniel Parker  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Laurence Olivier  •  Owen Teale

Candles at Nine (1944)

A rich but miserly old man taunts his relatives about who will get his money when he dies, and is soon mysteriously murdered. It turns out that he has left his estate to a ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  John Harlow
CAST:  Jessie Matthews  •  John Stuart  •  Beatrix Lehmann  •  Winifred Shotter

The Corn Is Green (1979) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Sep 2012

A strong-willed teacher, determined to educate the poor and illiterate youth of an impoverished Welsh village, discovers one student whom she believes to have the seeds of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Katharine Hepburn  •  Anna Massey  •  Ian Saynor  •  Bill Fraser

Hotel Reserve (1944) RT Audience 29%

A hunt for a spy, in an hotel in the South of France just before World War Two.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lance Comfort
CAST:  James Mason  •  Lucie Mannheim  •  Raymond Lovell  •  Julien Mitchell

King Kung Fu (1976) RT Audience 63%

DVD release: Mar 2007

A remote monastery in China has trained a talking gorilla, King Kung Fu, in the ancient art of kung fu. Having mastered his fighting skills, King Kung Fu is sent to America to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Lance D. Hayes
CAST:  John Ballee  •  Billy Schwartz  •  Lois Ayers  •  Allan Baker

Blue Ice (1992) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Aug 2005

An ex-British spy (Michael Caine) helps a U.S. diplomat's wife (Sean Young) and blows the lid off a deadly government cover-up.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Russell Mulcahy
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Sean Young  •  Ian Holm  •  Bob Hoskins

Danger on Dartmoor (1980)

The adventures of children lost in fog on Dartmoor, who encounter a wild dog, an escaped convict, and other dangers.  (more)

GENRES: Family
DIRECTION:  David Eady
CAST:  Marcus Evans  •  Simon Henderson  •  Debby Salter  •  Barry Foster