Search results for "Wilfrid Hyde-White"

The Cherry Picker (1974)

American V.I.P James Burn II finds his son James Burn III (Bob Sherman) leading a giant "sleep-in" that has taken over Windsor Castle. He hires Nancy (Lulu) to get him out of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Peter Curran
CAST:  Lulu  •  Bob Sherman  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White  •  Spike Milligan

The Lady Is a Square (1959)

Neagle stars a Frances Baring, a socialite widow attempting to keep her late husband's symphony orchestra going. Reluctantly she enlists the help of a young pop singer ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Herbert Wilcox
CAST:  Anna Neagle  •  Frankie Vaughan  •  Janette Scott  •  Anthony Newley

Fragment of Fear (1970) RT Audience 44%

A reformed drug addict travels to Italy to find out who murdered his aunt.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard C. Sarafian
CAST:  David Hemmings  •  Gayle Hunnicutt  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White  •  Flora Robson

Skullduggery (1970)

DVD release: Jan 2008

An expedition into the interior of Papua New Guinea comes across a tribe of ape-like people who may or may not be ancestors of early man.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Burt Reynolds  •  Susan Clark  •  Roger C. Carmel  •  Edward Fox

John and Julie (1955)

The adventures of two children who runaway to London to see the coronation of Queen Elizabeth.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  William Fairchild
CAST:  Moira Lister  •  Noelle Middleton  •  Constance Cummings  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White

The Rainbow Jacket (1954)

A champion jockey is banned from racing so spends his time helping a young lad to become the next champion.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Basil Dearden
CAST:  Robert Morley  •  Kay Walsh  •  Edward Underdown  •  Fella Edmonds

Up the Creek (1958)

DVD release: Oct 2008

Bumbling navy officer Lieutenant Humphrey Fairweather (David Tomlinson) is transferred to HMS Berkeley, an old World War II destroyer, to keep him out of harm's way. But ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
CAST:  David Tomlinson  •  Peter Sellers  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White  •  Vera Day

A Brand New Life (1973)

DVD release: Oct 2005

After 18 years of marriage, a middle-aged couple has to face the prospect of having their first child.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
CAST:  Cloris Leachman  •  Martin Balsam  •  Marge Redmond  •  Gene Nelson

Crooks Anonymous (1962) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Oct 2007

A former burglar trying to go straight joins a rehabilitation scheme using much the same methods as AA. Through the process, he takes work as a department store Santa, where ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Ken Annakin
CAST:  Leslie Phillips  •  Stanley Baxter  •  Julie Christie  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White

In Search of the Castaways (1962) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: May 2005

In Search of the Castaways is a 1962 Walt Disney Productions feature film starring Hayley Mills and Maurice Chevalier in a tale about a worldwide search for a shipwrecked sea ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Maurice Chevalier  •  Hayley Mills  •  George Sanders  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White

Tarzan and the Lost Safari (1957)

Tarzan leads five passengers from a downed airplane out of the jungle. En route white hunter Hawkins tries to sell them to the Oparian chief.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  H. Bruce Humberstone
CAST:  Gordon Scott  •  Robert Beatty  •  Yolande Donlan  •  Betta St. John

Adam and Evelyne (1949)

The father of a girl in an orphanage has been writing his daughter, who doesn't remember him, tales of his success in business. Actually, he is impersonating a friend, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Harold French
CAST:  Stewart Granger  •  Jean Simmons  •  Helen Cherry  •  Raymond Young

Turned Out Nice Again (1941)

George Pearson, an employee at an underwear factory, is caught between his modern wife and his meddling mother. After buying a special yarn and getting his wife to promote it, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Marcel Varnel
CAST:  George Formby  •  Peggy Bryan  •  Elliott Mason  •  Edward Chapman

Trio (1950) RT Audience 43%

W. Somerset Maugham introduces three more of his stories about human foibles.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Annakin  •  Harold French
CAST:  Jean Simmons  •  James Hayter  •  Bill Travers  •  Kathleen Harrison

The Story of Gilbert and Sullivan (1953)

The common career of W.S. Gilbert,a barrister turned comic writer, and Arthur Sullivan, a classic composer turned converted against his will to light music, who wrote fifteen ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sidney Gilliat
CAST:  Robert Morley  •  Maurice Evans  •  Eileen Herlie  •  Peter Finch

Oh, God! Book II (1980) RT 50% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Second 'Oh God' movie has God appearing before 11-year-old Tracy Richards to ask for her help to spread his word and influence over the world which she suggests the slogan ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Gilbert Cates
CAST:  Suzanne Pleshette  •  David Birney  •  Louanne  •  John Louie

The Demi-Paradise (1943) RT Audience 67%

Ivan Kouznetsoff, a Russian engineer, recounts during World War II his stay in England prior to the war working on a new propeller for ice-breaking ships. Naïve about British ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anthony Asquith
CAST:  Laurence Olivier  •  Penelope Dudley-Ward  •  Marjorie Fielding  •  Margaret Rutherford

Let's Make Love (1960) RT 67% / Audience 61%

DVD release: May 2002

When billionaire Jean-Marc Clement learns that he is to be satirized in an off-Broadway revue, he passes himself off as an actor playing him in order to get closer to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Marilyn Monroe  •  Yves Montand  •  Tony Randall  •  Frankie Vaughan

The Adventures of Quentin Durward (1955)

During the 15th century reign of France's King Louis XI, a young Scottish man is sent by his English Lord to woo a French lady on his behalf. The plan goes awry when the young ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Thorpe
CAST:  Robert Taylor  •  Kay Kendall  •  Robert Morley  •  George Cole

Betrayed (1954) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Dec 1991

Screen superstars Clark Gable ("Gone With The Wind," "It Happened One Night") and sultry bombshell Lana Turner ("Peyton Place," "The Postman Always Rings Twice") team-up in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Gottfried Reinhardt
CAST:  Clark Gable  •  Lana Turner  •  Victor Mature  •  Louis Calhern