Search results for "Tony Richardson"

Blue Sky (1994) RT 74% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Oct 2006

Hank Marshall is a tough, square-jawed, straitlaced Army engineer and nuclear science expert, assigned to help conduct weapons-testing in 1950's America. Hank has become a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Jessica Lange  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Powers Boothe  •  Carrie Snodgress

Hamlet (1969) RT Audience 70%

Tony Richardson's Hamlet is based on his own stage production. Filmed entirely within the Roundhouse in London (a disused train shed), it is shot almost entirely in close up, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Anthony Hopkins  •  Nicol Williamson  •  Judy Parfitt  •  Marianne Faithfull

The Entertainer (1960) RT 89% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jun 2001

Archie Rice, an old-time British vaudeville performer sinking into final defeat, schemes to stay in show business.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Laurence Olivier  •  Brenda De Banzie  •  Roger Livesey  •  Joan Plowright

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

Ned Kelly (1970) RT 56% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Jul 2004

Unable to support his family in the Australian outback, a man turns to stealing horses in order to make money. He gets more deeply drawn into the outlaw life, and eventually ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Mick Jagger  •  Clarissa Kaye-Mason  •  Mark McManus  •  Ken Goodlet

Mahogany (1975) RT 23% / Audience 76%

DVD release: May 2007

Tracy, an aspiring designer from the slums of Chicago puts herself through fashion school in the hopes of becoming one of the world's top designers. Her ambition leads her to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson  •  Berry Gordy
CAST:  Diana Ross  •  Billy Dee Williams  •  Anthony Perkins  •  Marisa Mell

The Border (1982) RT 89% / Audience 51%

DVD release: May 2004

A corrupted border agent decides to clean up his act when an impoverished woman's baby is put up for sale on the black market.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Valerie Perrine  •  Warren Oates

Laughter in the Dark (1969)

Swinging London in the 1960's. Deals with the affection of a middle-aged man for a very young woman, resulting in a mutually parasitic relationship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Nicol Williamson  •  Anna Karina  •  Jean-Claude Drouot  •  Peter Bowles

Shadow On The Sun (1988)

The singular life of Beryl Markham - renowned aviatrix, author and adventurer  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Stefanie Powers  •  Claire Bloom  •  Peter Bowles  •  Brian Cox

A Death in Canaan (1978)

When a teenager is accused of his mother's murder, the community of Canaan rallies to his defense.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Stefanie Powers  •  Paul Clemens  •  Tom Atkins  •  Jacqueline Brooks

Dead Cert (1974)

As a surprise, two horse owners decide to ride their animals themselves in a steeplechase. But Bill Davidson's horse "Admiral" behaves weirdly, and falls hard after an ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Scott Antony  •  Judi Dench  •  Michael Williams  •  Nina Thomas

Sanctuary (1961) RT Audience 20%

DVD release: Jan 2001

Director Tony Richardson's 1961 film adaptation of the William Faulkner tales "Sanctuary" and "Requiem For A Nun", set in the American South, stars Lee Remick as a governor's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Lee Remick  •  Yves Montand  •  Bradford Dillman  •  Howard St. John

The Sailor from Gibraltar (1967)

Alan, after quarreling with his girlfriend Sheila, becomes intrigued by Anna, a mysterious widow who's searching for a sailor she had known many years before. Alan and Anna ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Jeanne Moreau  •  Orson Welles  •  John Hurt  •  Vanessa Redgrave

Joseph Andrews (1977) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Nov 2003

Lady Booby alias 'Belle', the lively wife of the fat landed squire Sir Thomas Booby, has a lusty eye on the attractive, intelligent villager Joseph Andrews, a Latin pupil and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Ann-Margret  •  Peter Firth  •  Michael Hordern  •  Beryl Reid

Women & Men: Stories of Seduction (1990) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Dec 1990

This trio of tales, based on classic short stories, chronicles the complicated relations between the sexes. In "The Man in the Brooks Brothers Shirt," salesman Gerry seduces ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ken Russell  •  Tony Richardson  •  Frederic Raphael
CAST:  Beau Bridges  •  James Woods  •  Melanie Griffith  •  Peter Weller

The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner (1962) RT 74% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Feb 2007

A rebellious youth, sentenced to a boy's reformatory for robbing a bakery, rises through the ranks of the institution through his prowess as a long distance runner. During his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Michael Redgrave  •  Tom Courtenay  •  Avis Bunnage  •  Alec McCowen

The Charge of the Light Brigade (1968)

A chronicle of events that led to the British involvement in the Crimean War against Russia and which led to the siege of Sevastopol and the fierce Battle of Balaclava on ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Trevor Howard  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  John Gielgud  •  Harry Andrews

The Hotel New Hampshire (1984) RT 77% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Jul 2001

The film talks about a family that weathers all sorts of disasters and keeps going in spite of it all. It is noted for its wonderful assortment of oddball characters.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Rob Lowe  •  Jodie Foster  •  Paul McCrane  •  Beau Bridges

The Loved One (1965) RT 53% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jun 2006

Newly arrived in Hollywood from England, Dennis Barlow finds he has to arrange his uncle's interment at the highly-organised and very profitable Whispering Glades funeral ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Robert Morse  •  Jonathan Winters  •  Anjanette Comer  •  Dana Andrews