Search results for "Hugh Griffith"
A Run for Your Money

A Run for Your Money

A Run for Your Money
IMDb: 6.6
85

Two Welsh coal-mining brothers win a trip to London to claim a monetary prize. They are supposed to meet a newspaper reporter who will be their escort. Instead, the brothers…

Genre: Comedy
Lucky Jim

Lucky Jim

Lucky Jim
IMDb: 6
95

Jim Dixon feels anything but lucky. At the university he has to do the bidding of absent-minded and boring Professor Welch to have any hope of keeping his job. Worse,…

Genre: Comedy
Exodus

Exodus

Exodus
IMDb: 6.7
208

The theme is the founding of the state of Israel. The action begins on a ship filled with Jewish immigrants bound for Israel who are being off loaded on Cyprus….

Genre: Action, History, War
The Counterfeit Traitor

The Counterfeit Traitor

The Counterfeit Traitor
IMDb: 7.5
140

Blacklisted in modern day WW2, a Swedish oil trader opts to assist British Allies, by means of infiltrating and surveying Nazi Germany.

Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Whoever Slew Auntie Roo?

Whoever Slew Auntie Roo?

Whoever Slew Auntie Roo?
IMDb: 6.2
91

A demented widow lures unsuspecting children into her mansion in a bizarre “Hansel and Gretel” twist.

Genre: Horror, Thriller
Ben-Hur

Ben-Hur

Ben-Hur
IMDb: 8.1
222

Judah Ben-Hur, a Palestinian Jew, is battling the Roman empire at the time of Christ. His actions send him and his family into slavery, but an inspirational encounter with Jesus…

Cry of the Banshee

Cry of the Banshee

Cry of the Banshee
IMDb: 5.6
91

In seventeenth century England Lord Whitman wages unending war on what he sees as the ever-present scourge of witchcraft, and many local villagers have suffered at his hands. But one…

Genre: Horror
The Hound of the Baskervilles

The Hound of the Baskervilles

The Hound of the Baskervilles
IMDb: 4.6
85

Director Paul Morrissey applies a hefty dose of humor to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic detective story in this interpretation of The Hound of the Baskervilles. Comedian Peter Cook takes…

Luther

Luther

Luther
IMDb: 6.5
110

One sixteenth-century clergyman’s view breaks the Catholic Church apart.

Genre: Drama
Term of Trial

Term of Trial

Term of Trial
IMDb: 7.1
130

A schoolteacher plagued by alcoholism and his refusal to serve in World War II, Graham Weir inspires contempt in almost everyone around him, including his bitter wife, Anna. When the…

Genre: Drama
Craze

Craze

Craze
IMDb: 4.9
96

Jack Palance stars as a demented art dealer & antique-shop owner who performs nightly rituals in honor of the African god Chuku, whom he believes will reward him with unimaginable…

Genre: Crime, Horror
The Day They Robbed the Bank of England

The Day They Robbed the Bank of England

The Day They Robbed the Bank of England
IMDb: 6.6
85

London at the turn of the century. Three men is on a mission from the IRA to steal all the gold in the vaults of the Bank of England. Norgate,…

Genre: Crime, Drama
The Story on Page One

The Story on Page One

The Story on Page One
IMDb: 6.8
123

An adulterous couple is accused of murder after the woman’s husband is shot and killed during a scuffle. A high-profile court case tells the story.

Genre: Drama
The Beggar’s Opera

The Beggar’s Opera

The Beggar’s Opera
IMDb: 6.2
94

Adaptation of John Gay’s 18th century opera, featuring Laurence Olivier as MacHeath and Hugh Griffith as the Beggar.

Genre: Crime, History, Music
The Inspector

The Inspector

The Inspector
IMDb: 6.8
112

At the end of WW2, a compassionate Dutch policeman helps smuggle a Jewish woman into British Palestine.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Start the Revolution Without Me

Start the Revolution Without Me

Start the Revolution Without Me
IMDb: 6.5
90

An account of the adventures of two sets of identical twins, badly scrambled at birth, on the eve of the French Revolution. One set is haughty and aristocratic, the other…

Genre: Comedy, History
The Final Programme

The Final Programme

The Final Programme
IMDb: 5.5
89

After the death of his Nobel Prize-winning father, billionaire physicist Jerry Cornelius becomes embroiled in the search for the mysterious “Final Programme”, developed by his father. The programme, a design…

The Bargee

The Bargee

The Bargee
IMDb: 6.4
102

After a lock-keeper entrusts his daughter to a canal Casanova, he is shocked to learn that she is pregnant. He then refuses to open his locks – causing barges to…

Genre: Comedy
Kind Hearts and Coronets

Kind Hearts and Coronets

Kind Hearts and Coronets
IMDb: 8
104

When his mother eloped with an Italian opera singer, Louis Mazzini was cut off from her aristocratic family. After the family refuses to let her be buried in the family…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Gone to Earth

Gone to Earth

Gone to Earth
IMDb: 6.9
110

Jennifer Jones plays Hazel Woods, a beautiful young English Gypsey girl who loves animals and in particular her pet fox. She is hotly desired by Jack Reddin (David Farrar) a…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Mutiny on the Bounty

Mutiny on the Bounty

Mutiny on the Bounty
IMDb: 7.3
185

The Bounty leaves Portsmouth in 1787. Its destination: to sail to Tahiti and load bread-fruit. Captain Bligh will do anything to get there as fast as possible, using any means…

Tom Jones

Tom Jones

Tom Jones
IMDb: 6.5
128

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?

How to Steal a Million

How to Steal a Million

How to Steal a Million
IMDb: 7.6
123

A woman must steal a statue from a Paris museum to help conceal her father’s art forgeries.

Genre: Comedy, Crime
Poppies Are Also Flowers

Poppies Are Also Flowers

Poppies Are Also Flowers
IMDb: 5.1
100

In an attempt to stem the heroin trade from Iran, a group of narcotics agents working for the UN inject a radioactive compound into a seized shipment of opium, in…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
The Abominable Dr. Phibes

The Abominable Dr. Phibes

The Abominable Dr. Phibes
IMDb: 7.1
94

Famous organist Anton Phibes is horribly disfigured in an automobile accident while rushing to the side of his sick wife and presumed to be dead. Once Phibes learns that his…

Genre: Comedy, Horror
Wuthering Heights

Wuthering Heights

Wuthering Heights
IMDb: 6.5
104

The Earnshaws are Yorkshire farmers during the early 19th Century. One day, Mr. Earnshaw returns from a trip to the city, bringing with him a ragged little boy called Heathcliff….

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Canterbury Tales

The Canterbury Tales

The Canterbury Tales
IMDb: 6.5
111

Glimpses of Chaucer penning his famous work are sprinkled through this re-enactment of several of his stories.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Dr. Phibes Rises Again

Dr. Phibes Rises Again

Dr. Phibes Rises Again
IMDb: 6.4
89

The vengeful Doctor rises again, seeking the Scrolls of Life in an attempt to resurrect his deceased wife.

Take Me High

Take Me High

Take Me High
IMDb: 4.8
87

Tim (Cliff Richard) is a successful ambitious young financier working for a London Merchant bank, but even his happy-go-lucky attitude is severely jolted when he is sent to Birmingham instead…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
What?

What?

What?
IMDb: 5.7
114

A young American woman traveling through Italy finds herself in a strange Mediterranean villa where nothing seems right.

Genre: Comedy
Laughter in Paradise

Laughter in Paradise

Laughter in Paradise
IMDb: 7.1
93

When an eccentric practical joker dies, he divides his fortune among four heirs. But before they can collect the cash they must each do something which goes completely against their…

Genre: Comedy