Search results for "Paul L. Stein"


The Saint Meets the Tiger (1943) RT Audience 25%

A man murdered at the Saint's doorstep manages to utter a few words to Simon Templar before he dies, sending him off to the quaint resort village of Baycombe where he ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein
CAST:  Hugh Sinclair  •  Jean Gillie  •  Gordon McLeod  •  Clifford Evans

Born to Love (1931)

A pregnant American nurse (Constance Bennett) living in London during WWI, believing her soldier-fiance (Joel McCrea) has been killed in France, marries a wealthy aristocrat ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein
CAST:  Constance Bennett  •  Joel McCrea  •  Paul Cavanagh  •  Frederick Kerr

The Common Law (1931)

A woman (Constance Bennett) models for an artist (Joel McCrea). They fall in love. Can the artist overcome the beauty's recent past as another man's mistress?  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein
CAST:  Constance Bennett  •  Joel McCrea  •  Lew Cody  •  Hedda Hopper

A Woman Commands (1932)

In order to keep his lover, Maria Draga, in luxury, Captain Alex Pastitsch contracts huge debts which threaten his military career. To save Alex's career, his superior officer ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein
CAST:  Pola Negri  •  Roland Young  •  Basil Rathbone  •  H.B. Warner

Show Folks (1928)

Eddie Kehoe is a young vaudeville hoofer who thinks his inability to hit the big time is the fault of stage managers, agents, musicians...everybody but himself. Eddie likes to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein
CAST:  Eddie Quillan  •  Lina Basquette  •  Carole Lombard  •  Robert Armstrong

Her Private Affair (1929)

DVD release: Aug 1997

A married society woman accidentally kills her would-be blackmailer and suffers a crisis of conscious when his disgruntled butler is charged with the crime. Even after his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein  •  Rollo Lloyd
CAST:  Ann Harding  •  Harry Bannister  •  John Loder  •  Kay Hammond

The Devil's Pawn (1918)

"The Yellow Ticket" (aka "The Devil's Pawn") was directed by Vicor Janson and Eugen Illes as a German project shot partially in Warsaw. A story of a Jewish girl forced to hide ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein  •  Victor Janson  •  Eugen Illés
CAST:  Pola Negri  •  Harry Liedtke  •  Victor Janson  •  Adolf E. Licho

Black Limelight (1938)

This gripping, atmospheric crime thriller from Austrian-born director Paul Stein stars Oscar nominee Raymond Massey as a man at the centre of a multiple murder investigation – ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein
CAST:  Raymond Massey  •  Joan Marion  •  Elliott Mason  •  Diana Beaumont

Mimi (1935) RT Audience 100%

The story of a struggling playwright in 1850s Paris and his mate whose love furnishes him with the inspiration he has long sought.  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein
CAST:  Douglas Fairbanks Jr.  •  Gertrude Lawrence  •  Diana Napier  •  Harold Warrender

Blossom Time (1934) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Apr 2003

World-renowned tenor Richard Tauber features in a dramatisation of the life of Schubert, focusing on the composer's unrequited love for a dance master's daughter.  (more)

GENRES: Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein
CAST:  Jane Baxter  •  Richard Tauber  •  Carl Esmond  •  Athene Seyler




The Outsider (1939)

A controversial osteopath sets out to cure the daughter of a famous surgeon - and falls in love with her in the process.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein
CAST:  George Sanders  •  Mary Maguire  •  Barbara Blair  •  Peter Murray-Hill

Waltz Time (1945)

DVD release: May 2005

Waltz Time is a 1945 British musical film directed by Paul L. Stein and starring Carol Raye, Peter Graves and Patricia Medina. In Imperial Vienna a young Grand Duchess is ...  (more)

GENRES: Music
DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein
CAST:  Carol Raye  •  Peter Graves  •  Patricia Medina  •  John Ruddock

The Twenty Questions Murder Mystery (1950)

The story evolves around a radio panel game show "Twenty Questions." The panel is challenged with an anonymous question. The answer leads to a series of murders in which the ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein
CAST:  Robert Beatty  •  Rona Anderson  •  Clifford Evans  •  Edward Lexy

Poison Pen (1939)

A small, sedate British village is shocked when its residents begin receiving hate-filled diatribes, known as "poison pen letters".  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein
CAST:  Flora Robson  •  Robert Newton  •  Ann Todd  •  Geoffrey Toone

Kiss the Bride Goodbye (1945)

Working-class girl Joan Dodd's plan to marry Jack Fowler is thwarted when her mother Gladys interferes. Hoping to improve her daughter's social status, Gladys arranges for ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein
CAST:  Patricia Medina  •  Jimmy Hanley  •  Frederick Leister  •  Marie Lohr

Counterblast (1948) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Feb 2009

An escaped World War 2 Nazi doctor, impersonates a murdered English doctor so he can work on a vaccination to protect the Germans in their planned germ warfare.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein
CAST:  Robert Beatty  •  Mervyn Johns  •  Margaretta Scott  •  Nova Pilbeam

The Forbidden Woman (1927)

A colonel of the French army in North Africa believes his brother, a sensitive musician, to be in love with the colonel's wife and so arranges for his brother to be drafted ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein
CAST:  Jetta Goudal  •  Victor Varconi  •  Joseph Schildkraut  •  Ivan Lebedeff

Heart's Desire (1935)

Richard Tauber, the great Austrian tenor, features in the story of a singing peasant from a Vienna beer-garden who conquers London, but at a cost...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Paul L. Stein
CAST:  Richard Tauber  •  Leonora Corbett  •  Carl Harbord  •  Paul Graetz