Results for director 'Anthony Asquith'
Watch The Doctor's Dilemma: Mrs. Dubedat loves and idolizes her artist husband, Louis, but he is dying of tuberculosis. She goes to a doctor and convinces him to save her husband. The doctor can keep only so many patients, and must choose who is worth saving, but is convinced that Louis' artistic...
Year: 1958 | Runtime: 1h 39min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, 1958
Watch Shooting Stars: The husband and wife acting team of Mae Feather and Julian Gordon is torn apart when he discovers she is having an affair with the screen comedian Andy Wilks. Mae hatches a plot to kill her husband by putting a real bullet in the prop gun which will be fired at him during the...
Country: UK | Year: 1928 | Runtime: 1h 20min
Genre: Drama, Western, 1928
The snobbish & intellectual Professor of languages, Henry Higgins makes a bet with his friend that he can take a London flower seller, Eliza Doolittle, from the gutters and pass her off as a society lady. However he discovers that this involves dealing with a human being with ideas of her own.
Country: UK | Year: 1938 | Runtime: 1h 19m
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romantik, 1938
The Millionairess is a 1960 British romantic comedy film set in London, directed by Anthony Asquith and starring Sophia Loren and Peter Sellers. It is a loose adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's 1936 play of the same name.
Country: UK | Year: 1960 | Runtime: 1h 26m
Genre: Comedy, 1960
Cottage to Let is a 1941 spy film starring Leslie Banks, Alastair Sim and John Mills. Set in World War II Scotland, its plot concerns Nazi spies trying to kidnap an inventor. Upper class Mrs. Barrington (Jeanne De Casalis) takes in two child evacuees from London, including cocky teenager Ronald...
Country: UK | Year: 1941 | Runtime: 1h 30min
Genre: Comedy, Krieg, 1941
The Demi-Paradise (also known as Adventure for Two) is a British 1943 comedy film made by Two Cities Films and distributed in the U.S. by Universal Pictures. It starred Laurence Olivier as a Soviet inventor who travels to England to have his revolutionary propeller manufactured, and Penelope...
Country: UK | Year: 1943 | Runtime: 1h 54min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romantik, Krieg, 1943
The V.I.P.s, also known as Hotel International, is a 1963 British drama film in Metrocolor and Panavision. It was directed by Anthony Asquith, produced by Anatole de Grunwald and distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. The film was written by Terence Rattigan, with a music score by Miklós Rózsa.
Country: UK | Year: 1963 | Runtime: 1h 53m
Genre: Drama, 1963
The Way to the Stars is a 1945 British war drama film made by Two Cities Films. In the United States it was known as Johnny in the Clouds and distributed by United Artists.It was produced by Anatole de Grunwald and directed by Anthony Asquith. The screenplay was co-written by noted dramatist,...
Country: UK | Year: 1945 | Runtime: 1h 49min
Genre: Drama, Romantik, Krieg, 1945
During the Nazi occupation of Belgium during World War II, a Belgian resistance group revives the newspaper "La Libre Belgique" to expose and counter Nazi propaganda efforts to deceive the people. They are so effective that the Nazis offer a reward for the capture of the paper's staff, although they...
Country: USA | Year: 1942 | Runtime: 1h
Genre: Krieg, Biografie, Dokumentation, History, 1942
Returning to 1870's London after finishing at boarding school, Fanny witnesses the death of her father in a fight with Lord Manderstoke. She then finds that her family has for many years been running a bordello next door to their home. When her mother dies shortly after, she next discovers that her...
Country: UK | Year: 1944 | Runtime: 1h 43m
Genre: Romantik, 1944
Three Post Office employees are at work when the facility is held up. The robber kills the supervisor and knocks out another employee. The third one offers no resistance and survives unscathed. Afterwards he begins to wonder if his refusal to resist was a prudent move to preserve his family, or an...
Country: UK, Sweden | Year: 1961 | Runtime: 1h 45min
Genre: Drama, 1961