Search results for "Susannah York"

A Christmas Carol (1984) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: Oct 2001

An old bitter miser who makes excuses for his uncaring nature learns real compassion when three ghosts visit him on Christmas Eve.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Fantasy • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Clive Donner
CAST:  George C. Scott  •  Roger Rees  •  David Warner  •  Susannah York

A Man for All Seasons (1966) RT 82% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Feb 1999

A Man for All Seasons is the filmed version of the life of Thomas More. An English man comes to Sir Thomas More to ask if he can divorce his wife since King Henry VIII has ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Fred Zinnemann
CAST:  Paul Scofield  •  Wendy Hiller  •  Leo McKern  •  Robert Shaw

Battle of Britain (1969) RT 63% / Audience 79%

DVD release: May 2003

In 1940, the Royal Air Force fights a desperate battle against the might of the Luftwaffe for control of the skies over Britain, thus preventing the Nazi invasion of Britain.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Guy Hamilton
CAST:  Harry Andrews  •  Michael Caine  •  Trevor Howard  •  Curd Jürgens

Gold (1974) RT Audience 99%

Rod Slater is the newly appointed general manager of the Sonderditch gold mine, but he stumbles across an ingenious plot to flood the mine, by drilling into an underground ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter R. Hunt
CAST:  Roger Moore  •  Susannah York  •  Ray Milland  •  John Gielgud

Images (1972) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Schizophrenic housewife, engulfed by terrorizing apparitions, kills off each, unknowing if these demons are merely figments of her hallucinatory imagination or part of reality.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Susannah York  •  Rene Auberjonois  •  Marcel Bozzuffi  •  Hugh Millais

Mio in the Land of Faraway (1987) RT Audience 56%

DVD release: Apr 2001

They're two best friends, a million miles from home. On an incredible adventure, beyond the boundaries of space and time. A fantasy about a lonely boy who is transferred from ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family • Fantasy • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Vladimir Grammatikov
CAST:  Nick Pickard  •  Christian Bale  •  Timothy Bottoms  •  Susannah York

Oh! What a Lovely War (1969) RT 75% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Nov 2006

Satire about the First World War based on a stage musical of the same name, portraying the "Game of War" and focusing mainly on the members of one family (last name Smith) who ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • War
DIRECTION:  Richard Attenborough
CAST:  Laurence Olivier  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Maggie Smith  •  John Mills

Superman (1978)

Mild-mannered Clark Kent works as a reporter at the Daily Planet alongside his crush, Lois Lane. Clark must summon his superhero alter-ego when the nefarious Lex Luthor ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Christopher Reeve  •  Margot Kidder  •  Marlon Brando  •  Gene Hackman

Superman II (1980) RT 89% / Audience 75%

DVD release: May 2001

Three escaped criminals from the planet Krypton test the Man of Steel's mettle. Led by Gen. Zod, the Kryptonians take control of the White House and partner with Lex Luthor to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Richard Lester
CAST:  Christopher Reeve  •  Margot Kidder  •  Gene Hackman  •  Jackie Cooper

The Greengage Summer (1961)

Sensitive story of a British girl's awakening from childhood into life and love on vacation in France.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lewis Gilbert
CAST:  Kenneth More  •  Danielle Darrieux  •  Susannah York  •  Claude Nollier

The Silent Partner (1978) RT Audience 84%

DVD release: Apr 2007

Miles Cullen is a bored teller at a bank in a Toronto mall who accidentally learns that his place of business is about to be robbed. Instead of informing his bosses or ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Daryl Duke
CAST:  Elliott Gould  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Susannah York  •  Céline Lomez

They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969) RT 84% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Desperate characters stake their fortune on a Depression-era dance marathon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sydney Pollack
CAST:  Jane Fonda  •  Michael Sarrazin  •  Susannah York  •  Gig Young

Tom Jones (1963) RT 83% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Oct 1997

Tom loves Sophie and Sophie loves Tom. But Tom and Sophie are of differering classes. Can they find a way through the mayhem to be true to love?  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Albert Finney  •  Susannah York  •  Hugh Griffith  •  Edith Evans

Tunes of Glory (1960) RT 67% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Feb 2004

Following World War II in peacetime Scotland, brigade headquarters replaces commanding officer Major Jock Sinclair, a boisterous battalion leader, with the strict, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ronald Neame
CAST:  Alec Guinness  •  John Mills  •  Dennis Price  •  Kay Walsh

Happy Birthday, Wanda June (1971) RT Audience 75%

In this film we see how the members of a family react when the husband returns home, after he abandoned it seven years ago.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Robson
CAST:  Rod Steiger  •  Susannah York  •  William Hickey  •  Pamelyn Ferdin

Visitors (2003)

The story of Georgia Perry, the first woman to sail around the world solo.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Franklin
CAST:  Radha Mitchell  •  Susannah York  •  Ray Barrett  •  Dominic Purcell

Yellowbeard (1983) RT 22% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Jun 2006

For years Yellowbeard had looted the Spanish Main, making men eat their lips and swallow their hearts. Caught and convicted for tax evasion, he's sentenced to 20 years in St. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mel Damski
CAST:  Graham Chapman  •  Martin Hewitt  •  Eric Idle  •  Peter Cook

Country Dance (1970)

In this British tragi-comedy taking place among emotionally bankrupt upper-class Scottish countrymen, Peter O'Toole plays Sir Charles Henry Arbuthnot Pinkerton Ferguson, a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  J. Lee Thompson
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Susannah York  •  Michael Craig  •  Harry Andrews

The Killing of Sister George (1968) RT 75% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Aug 2005

When June Buckridge (Beryl Reid) arrives at her London flat and announces 'They are going to murder me', her long-time lover and doll-cuddling flat mate Alice 'Childie' ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Susannah York  •  Beryl Reid  •  Coral Browne  •  Ronald Fraser

Jane Eyre (1971) RT Audience 52%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Jane Eyre is an orphan, sent to Lowood school, and eventually becomes a governess at Thornfield hall to a girl named Adele. While she is there, many strange things happen and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Delbert Mann
CAST:  George C. Scott  •  Susannah York  •  Ian Bannen  •  Jack Hawkins