Search results for "Rex Harrison"

Anna and the King of Siam (1946) RT 88% / Audience 66%

DVD release: May 2005

In 1862, a young Englishwoman becomes royal tutor in Siam and befriends the King.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Cromwell
CAST:  Irene Dunne  •  Rex Harrison  •  Linda Darnell  •  Lee J. Cobb

Cleopatra (1963) RT 55% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Winner of four Oscars, this epic saga of love, greed, and betrayal stars Elizabeth Taylor as the passionate and ambitious Egyptian queen, Cleopatra. Determined to hold on to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Elizabeth Taylor  •  Richard Burton  •  Rex Harrison  •  Roddy McDowall

Doctor Dolittle (1967) RT 32% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Oct 2000

A veterinarian who can communicate with animals travels abroad to search for a giant sea snail.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Music
DIRECTION:  Richard Fleischer
CAST:  Rex Harrison  •  Samantha Eggar  •  Richard Attenborough  •  Anthony Newley

Major Barbara (1941) RT 86% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Feb 2010

A young and idealistic woman, who has adopted the Salvation Army and whose father is an armament industrialist, will save more souls directing her father's business. A comedy ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gabriel Pascal
CAST:  Wendy Hiller  •  Rex Harrison  •  Robert Morley  •  Robert Newton

My Fair Lady (1964) RT 96% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Aug 2003

A snobbish phonetics professor agrees to a wager that he can take a flower girl and make her presentable in high society.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Audrey Hepburn  •  Rex Harrison  •  Stanley Holloway  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White

The Citadel (1938) RT 86% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Mar 2009

Andrew Manson, a young, idealistic, newly qualified Scottish doctor arrives in Wales takes his first job in a mining town, and begins to wonder at the persistent cough many of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  King Vidor
CAST:  Robert Donat  •  Rosalind Russell  •  Ralph Richardson  •  Rex Harrison

The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947) RT 100% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Apr 2003

In 1900, strong-willed widow Lucy Muir goes to live in Gull Cottage by the British seaside, even though it appears to be haunted. Sure enough, that very night she meets the ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Gene Tierney  •  Rex Harrison  •  George Sanders  •  Edna Best

Midnight Lace (1960) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Apr 1996

This 1960 thriller, set in London, stars Doris Day as a wife who begins to unravel when she receives threatening telephone calls informing her she's soon to be murdered.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Miller
CAST:  Doris Day  •  Rex Harrison  •  John Gavin  •  Myrna Loy

Night Train to Munich (1940)

When the Germans march into Prague, armour-plating inventor Dr Bomasch flees to England. His daughter Anna escapes from arrest to join him, but the Gestapo manage to kidnap ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Margaret Lockwood  •  Rex Harrison  •  Paul Henreid  •  Basil Radford

The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965) RT 86% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Charlton Heston stars as Renaissance artist Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (6 March 1475 – 18 February 1564), who begrudgingly paints the Sistine Chapel for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Rex Harrison  •  Diane Cilento  •  Harry Andrews

Shalimar (1978)

Kumar (Dharmendra), a thief by profession poses as the son of Raja Bahadur Singh to accept an invitation to the island of Sir John Locksley. The guests include K.P.W. Iyengar ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime
DIRECTION:  Krishna Shah
CAST:  Dharmendra  •  Zeenat Aman  •  Rex Harrison  •  Sylvia Miles

The Honey Pot (1967) RT Audience 63%

In Venice, the millionaire benefactor Cecil Fox watches a Seventeenth Century play 'Volpone' and plots a practical joke to play on his three former greedy mistresses. He hires ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Rex Harrison  •  Susan Hayward  •  Capucine  •  Maggie Smith

Unfaithfully Yours (1948) RT 93% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jul 2005

Before he left for a brief European visit, symphony conductor Sir Alfred De Carter casually asked his staid brother-in-law August to look out for his young wife, Daphne, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Preston Sturges
CAST:  Rex Harrison  •  Linda Darnell  •  Rudy Vallée  •  Barbara Lawrence

A Flea in Her Ear (1968) RT Audience 40%

Director Jacques Charon's 1968 comedy about a womanizing attorney stars Rex Harrison, Louis Jourdan, Rosemary Harris, Rachel Roberts, John Williams and Victor Sen Yung.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jacques Charon
CAST:  Rex Harrison  •  Rosemary Harris  •  Louis Jourdan  •  Rachel Roberts

The Four Poster (1952) RT Audience 50%

Jan de Hartog's two-person stage play The Fourposter has always seemed to attract married acting couples, a tradition established by the play's first Broadway stars Hume ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Irving Reis
CAST:  Rex Harrison  •  Lilli Palmer

Men Are Not Gods (1936)

Actor Edmund Davey becomes a star overnight when his wife and co-star teams up with the secretary of a noted stage critic to produce a glowing review of his 'Othello'.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Walter Reisch
CAST:  Miriam Hopkins  •  Gertrude Lawrence  •  Rex Harrison  •  Sebastian Shaw

Main Street to Broadway (1953) RT Audience 50%

In New York, a surly, down-on-his-heels playwright meets a country girl who's giving up trying to act and returning home. He goes with her for inspiration when his agent ...  (more)

GENRES: Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tay Garnett
CAST:  Tallulah Bankhead  •  Tommy Morton  •  Mary Murphy  •  Agnes Moorehead