Search results for "Warren Mitchell"

Help! (1965)

Musical comedy adventure starring The Beatles about an obscure Asian cult, that believes in human sacrifice, as they pursue Ringo after he accidentally put on the their ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Richard Lester
CAST:  George Harrison  •  John Lennon  •  Paul McCartney  •  Ringo Starr

Jabberwocky (1977) RT 62% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Oct 2001

A medieval tale with Pythonesque humour: After the death of his father the young Dennis Cooper goes to town where he has to pass several adventures. The town and the whole ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Michael Palin  •  Harry H. Corbett  •  John Le Mesurier  •  Max Wall

The Plague Dogs (1982) RT Audience 91%

DVD release: Oct 2004

The Plague Dogs is a 1982 animated film based on the 1977 novel of the same name by Richard Adams. The story is centred on two dogs named Rowf and Snitter, who escape from a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Rosen
CAST:  John Hurt  •  Christopher Benjamin  •  James Bolam  •  Nigel Hawthorne

The Trollenberg Terror (1958)

Alien creatures invade a remote mountain resort in Switzerland.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Quentin Lawrence
CAST:  Forrest Tucker  •  Laurence Payne  •  Jennifer Jayne  •  Janet Munro

The Assassination Bureau (1969) RT 67% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jul 2004

The Assassination Bureau has existed for decades (perhaps centuries) until Diana Rigg begins to investigate it. The high moral standing of the Bureau (only killing those who ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Basil Dearden
CAST:  Oliver Reed  •  Diana Rigg  •  Telly Savalas  •  Curd Jürgens

The Pure Hell of St Trinian's (1960)

A dubious child psychiatrist is put in charge of the St. Trinian's school after it burns down. The sixth form are sent to Arabia to become harem girls. The Ministry of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Frank Launder
CAST:  Cecil Parker  •  George Cole  •  Joyce Grenfell  •  Eric Barker

The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone (1961) RT Audience 61%

DVD release: May 2006

Critics and the public say Karen Stone is too old -- as she approaches 50 -- for her role in a play she is about to take to Broadway. Her businessman husband, 20 years her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  José Quintero
CAST:  Vivien Leigh  •  Warren Beatty  •  Coral Browne  •  Jill St. John

The Curse of the Werewolf (1961) RT 60% / Audience 59%

Conceived by the rape of a mute servant girl by a demented beggar, an infant is raised by a wealthy but kindly bachelor-gentleman and his woman servant who learn, years later, ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Terence Fisher
CAST:  Oliver Reed  •  Clifford Evans  •  Catherine Feller  •  Yvonne Romain

Moon Zero Two (1969) RT Audience 4%

DVD release: Nov 2011

The colonisation of space began in 1986 and now, fifty years on, the moon is frontier territory. The prospectors, the drillers, the exploiters and the exploited all surviving ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Roy Ward Baker
CAST:  James Olson  •  Catherine Schell  •  Warren Mitchell  •  Adrienne Corri

Manuela (1957)

James Prothero, forty-three years old and up to his ears in alcohol, is the skipper of a tramp ship due to leave South America for Britain – and he’s sick to death of carting ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guy Hamilton
CAST:  Trevor Howard  •  Elsa Martinelli  •  Pedro Armendáriz  •  Donald Pleasence

Foreign Body (1986) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Nov 2011

Banerjee stars as Ram Das, a jobless Indian man who, tired of life in Calcutta, steals money from his father in order to afford a passage to Britain and while there, falls in ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ronald Neame
CAST:  Victor Banerjee  •  Warren Mitchell  •  Denis Quilley  •  Amanda Donohoe

Girls at Sea (1958)

When HMS Scotia pays a visit to the French Riviera, the officers throw a lavish party to celebrate the engagement of Captain Robert Randall to Jill Eaton, a charming American ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gilbert Gunn
CAST:  Guy Rolfe  •  Ronald Shiner  •  Michael Hordern  •  Anne Kimbell

The Small World of Sammy Lee (1963)

The compère of a seedy strip club struggles to keep one step ahead of the bookies to whom he owes money.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Hughes
CAST:  Anthony Newley  •  Julia Foster  •  Robert Stephens  •  Wilfrid Brambell

The Boy Who Stole a Million (1960)

A boy gets involved in a bank robbery  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Charles Crichton
CAST:  Virgílio Teixeira  •  Maurice Reyna  •  Marianne Benet  •  Harold Kasket

The Alf Garnett Saga (1972)

Alf and his family have been moved from their East End home into a high-rise council estate. Alf is not only having trouble coping with his new 'home', but also with the long ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Bob Kellett
CAST:  Warren Mitchell  •  Dandy Nichols  •  Adrienne Posta  •  Paul Angelis

Meetings with Remarkable Men (1979) RT Audience 72%

DVD release: Dec 1997

The story of G.I. Gurdjieff an Asian mystic who after a lifetimes study developed a form of meditation incorporating modern dance.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Brook
CAST:  Драган Максимовић  •  Athol Fugard  •  Warren Mitchell  •  Natasha Parry

Postman's Knock (1962)

DVD release: Feb 2009

Likeable country postman Harold Petts gets transferred from his village to London, where on his arrival he unwittingly foils a mail train robbery. Innocent in the ways of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Robert Lynn
CAST:  Spike Milligan  •  Barbara Shelley  •  John Wood  •  Warren Mitchell