Search results for "Terence Alexander"

Carry On Regardless (1961) RT Audience 40%

It's non stop romps as the Carry On team deliver the goods in one of the rudest and funniest of the Carry On films. The cast are all on top form as a bunch of no-hoppers who ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ralph Thomas  •  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Sid James  •  Kenneth Connor  •  Charles Hawtrey  •  Joan Sims

The One That Got Away (1957) RT Audience 64%

DVD release: Jan 2008

Based on the true story of Oberleutnant Franz von Werra, the only german prisoner of war captured in Britain to escape back to Germany during the Second World War.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Roy Ward Baker
CAST:  Hardy Krüger  •  Colin Gordon  •  Michael Goodliffe  •  Terence Alexander

Waterloo (1970) RT Audience 81%

DVD release: Oct 2005

After defeating France and imprisoning Napoleon on Elba, ending two decades of war, Europe is shocked to find Napoleon has escaped and has caused the French Army to defect ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Sergey Bondarchuk
CAST:  Rod Steiger  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Orson Welles  •  Jack Hawkins

The League of Gentlemen (1960) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Sep 1991

Involuntarily-retired Colonel Hyde recruits seven other dissatisfied ex-servicemen for a special project. Each of the men has a skeleton in the cupboard, is short of money, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Basil Dearden
CAST:  Jack Hawkins  •  Nigel Patrick  •  Roger Livesey  •  Richard Attenborough

The Woman with No Name (1950)

This is a British drama film from 1950 about a young woman in London in WW2 with amnesia.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ladislao Vajda
CAST:  Phyllis Calvert  •  Richard Burton  •  Patrick Troughton  •  Leslie Phillips

The Square Peg (1958) RT Audience 64%

DVD release: Sep 2008

Norman Pitkin and Mr Grimsdale are council workmen mending the road outside an Army base when they come into conflict with the military. Shortly afterwards, they get drafted ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • War
DIRECTION:  John Paddy Carstairs
CAST:  Norman Wisdom  •  Edward Chapman  •  Honor Blackman  •  Campbell Singer

Churchill and the Generals (1981)

The complicated relationship between Winston Churchill and the leaders of the British army during World War II.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  Alan Gibson
CAST:  Timothy West  •  Eric Porter  •  Arthur Hill  •  Joseph Cotten

Frankenstein (1984) RT 20% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Nov 1993

A scientist who is obsessed with creating life finally does it, with tragic results.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  James Ormerod
CAST:  Carrie Fisher  •  Robert Powell  •  John Gielgud  •  Terence Alexander

Breakout (1959) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jan 2005

A local government official leads a double life when organising a breakout from a prison.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Graham Scott
CAST:  Lee Patterson  •  Hazel Court  •  Terence Alexander  •  William Lucas

Portrait of Alison (1955)

An actress (Terry Moore) and an artist (Robert Beatty) are linked by his brother (William Sylvester) to deadly smugglers sought by Scotland Yard.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
CAST:  Terry Moore  •  Robert Beatty  •  William Sylvester  •  Josephine Griffin

Don't Panic Chaps! (1959)

During World War II, four British soldiers are commissioned to set up an observation post on a seemingly deserted island in the Mediterranean. However, while surveying the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • War
DIRECTION:  George Pollock
CAST:  Dennis Price  •  George Cole  •  Thorley Walters  •  Harry Fowler

All the Way Up (1970)

Fred Midway may be a bit short on brains but he's got plenty of ambition. However, before he can gain promotion as a salesman he must make his family more socially acceptable.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  James MacTaggart
CAST:  Warren Mitchell  •  Pat Heywood  •  Elaine Taylor  •  Kenneth Cranham

Dangerous Cargo (1954)

Inspired by the real events of the attempted heist at Heathrow Airport in 1952, a criminal tricks an old friend into giving away the location of a shipment of gold bullion so ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Harlow
CAST:  Jack Watling  •  Susan Stephen  •  Karel Stepanek  •  Richard Pearson

The Long Duel (1967)

An idealistic colonial police officer is sent to capture a rebel leader who threatens the stability of the Raj's north-west frontier. Despite his official colonial capacity, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ken Annakin
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Trevor Howard  •  Charlotte Rampling  •  Harry Andrews

The Bulldog Breed (1960) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Mar 2009

Norman Puckle (Norman Wisdom), a well-meaning but clumsy grocer's assistant, can't seem to do anything right. After being rejected by Marlene, the love of his life, he ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Robert Asher
CAST:  Norman Wisdom  •  Ian Hunter  •  David Lodge  •  John Le Mesurier

The Vault of Horror (1973)

The sequel to Tales from the Crypt. Five strangers trapped in a basement vault converse about their recurring nightmares. Their stories include vampires, bodily dismemberment ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Roy Ward Baker
CAST:  Anna Massey  •  John Forbes-Robertson  •  Dawn Addams  •  Curd Jürgens