Tag: Cecil Parker

Marriage a la Mode (1955) 6.4

Marriage a la Mode (1955)

Storyline:Charles Hathaway (Sir Rex Harrison) wakes up in West Wales with no recollection of who he is or how he got there. With the help of a Cardiff specialist, he traces his life back to his gorgeous wife and their...

Indiscreet (1958) 6.8

Indiscreet (1958)

Storyline:Anna Kalman is a London based actress. She has been unable to find love in her life. The reason why she came home early from a vacation to Majorca fits into that theme, as the man she met there and was initi...

The Ladykillers (1955) 7.7

The Ladykillers (1955)

Storyline:A gang planning a 'job' find themselves living with a little old lady, who thinks they are musicians. When the gang set out to kill Mrs Wilberforce, they run into one problem after another, and they get what...

23 Paces to Baker Street (1956) 7

23 Paces to Baker Street (1956)

Storyline:Famed American playwright Phillip Hannon is in London making revisions to his play currently running in the West End. He is doing this mundane work rather than write a new play since he has retreated from li...

The Iron Maiden (1963) 7.3

The Iron Maiden (1963)

Storyline:The film follows Jack Hopkins (played by Michael Craig), an aircraft designer with a passion for traction engines. His boss (played by Cecil Parker) is eager to sell a new supersonic jet plane that Jack has ...

The Court Jester (1955) 7.5

The Court Jester (1955)

Storyline:A hapless carnival performer masquerades as the court jester as part of a plot against an usurper who has overthrown the rightful king of England.User Reviews: Discretion is for fools and simpletons.rnrnFrom...

I Was Monty’s Double (1958) 7.2

I Was Monty’s Double (1958)

Storyline:The incredible but true story of how an impersonator was recruited to impersonate General Montgomery to mislead the German's about his intentions before the North Africa campaign.User Reviews:

The Wreck of the Mary Deare (1959) 6.9

The Wreck of the Mary Deare (1959)

Storyline:A disgraced merchant marine officer elects to stay aboard his sinking cargo ship in order to prove the vessel was deliberately scuttled and, as a result, vindicate his good name.User Reviews:

The Man in the White Suit (1951) 7.4

The Man in the White Suit (1951)

Storyline:Sidney Stratton, a humble inventor, develops a fabric which never gets dirty or wears out. This would seem to be a boon for mankind, but the established garment manufacturers don't see it that way; they try ...

Storm in a Teacup (1937) 6.6

Storm in a Teacup (1937)

Storyline:Frank Burdon is a new reporter on a small-town Scottish paper. He's told to interview local politician William Gow, then left in charge of the paper overnight. He sees Gow being high-handed to a woman who ca...