Tag: John Mills

Tiger Bay (1959) 7.5

Tiger Bay (1959)

Storyline:Gille Jenkins (Hayley Mills), a twelve-year-old tomboy and compulsive liar living in a sordid tenement with her single parent mother, witnesses the murder of an immigrant Polish woman living in an nearby apa...

The End of the Affair (1955) 6.6

The End of the Affair (1955)

Storyline:In war-torn London, Maurice Bendrix (Van Johnson) falls in love with neighbor Sarah Miles (Deborah Kerr). They begin an illicit romance behind Sarah's husband's back. While war does not last forever, neither...

Cats (1998) 7.4

Cats (1998)

Storyline:Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS, the most famous musical of all time, first exploded onto the West End stage in 1981. 'Memory', one of its many classic songs, became an instant worldwide hit. Since then CATS has ...

Dunkirk (1958) 7

Dunkirk (1958)

Storyline:Two stories in one, an easygoing British Corporal in France finds himself responsible for the lives of his men when their officer is killed. He has to get them back to Britain somehow. Meanwhile, British civ...

Dulcima (1971) 6.6

Dulcima (1971)

Storyline:Mr. Parker (Sir John Mills), a farmer who has the reputation of drinking most of his money away, lives on a farm which is in a poor state of repair. A pretty young girl, Dulcima Gaskain (Carol White), takes ...

Johnny in the Clouds (1945) 7.3

Johnny in the Clouds (1945)

Storyline:Life on a British bomber base, and the surrounding towns, from the opening days of the Battle of Britain, to the arrival of the Americans, who join in the bomber offensive. This movie centers around Pilot Of...

Chuka (1967) 6.3

Chuka (1967)

Storyline:While Indians besiege a U.S. Army fort in 1876, residents of the fort, a gunfighter, a stagecoach driver, two Mexican women, and a motley company of soldiers, try to come to terms with their pasts.User Revie...

Cottage to Let (1941) 7.2

Cottage to Let (1941)

Storyline: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.User Reviews:

Who’s That Girl (1987) 5.3

Who’s That Girl (1987)

Storyline:An uptight New York tax lawyer gets his life turned upside down, all in a single day, when he's asked to escort a feisty and free-spirited female ex-convict whom asks him to help prove her innocence of her c...

King Rat (1965) 7.2

King Rat (1965)

Storyline:When Singapore surrendered to the Japanese in 1942, the Allied POWs, mostly British but including a few Americans, were incarcerated in Changi prison. There were no walls or barbed-wire fences for the simple...

Operation Crossbow (1965) 6.6

Operation Crossbow (1965)

Storyline:Allied agents infiltrate the Nazi rocket complex at Peenemunde in order to obtain their secrets and sabotage the plant.The film alternates between German developments of the V-1 missile and V-2 rocket (with ...

Great Expectations (1946) 7.2

Great Expectations (1946)

Storyline:In this Dickens adaptation, orphan Pip discovers through lawyer Mr. Jaggers that a mysterious benefactor wishes to ensure that he becomes a gentleman. Reunited with his childhood patron, Miss Havisham, and h...

The Chalk Garden (1964) 6.4

The Chalk Garden (1964)

Storyline:A grandmother seeks a governess for her 16 year old granddaughter, Laurel, who manages to drive away each and every one so far by exposing their past, with a record of three in one week! When an applicant wi...

In Which We Serve (1942) 6.8

In Which We Serve (1942)

Storyline:This is the story of a British Naval ship, the HMS Torrin, from it's construction to its sinking in the Mediterranean during action in World War II. The ships first and only commanding officer is the experie...

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:

When the Wind Blows (1986) 7.8

When the Wind Blows (1986)

Storyline:With the help of government-issued pamphlets, an elderly British couple build a shelter and prepare for an impending nuclear attack, unaware that times and the nature of war have changed from their romantic ...

Tunes of Glory (1960) 7.7

Tunes of Glory (1960)

Storyline:Major Jock Sinclair has been in this Highland regiment since he joined as a boy piper. During World War II, as Second-in-Command, he was made acting Commanding Officer. Now the regiment has returned to Scotl...

A Black Veil for Lisa (1968) 5.9

A Black Veil for Lisa (1968)

Storyline:When a possessive narcotics detective strongly suspects that his young beautiful wife is cheating on him, he hires a professional hitman to bump her off. All the while trying to solve a string of strange mur...

The Wrong Box (1966) 7

The Wrong Box (1966)

Storyline:A tontine is established for twenty boys in 1818 England, a tontine being a kind of insurance wager in which money is invested by each participant, to grow with interest, with the last survivor to get the su...

Hobson’s Choice (1954) – IMDb 7.7

Hobson’s Choice (1954) – IMDb

Storyline:1880s Salford, England. Widowed Henry Hobson (Charles Laughton), owner and operator of Hobson's Boots, lives with his three adult daughters, Maggie (Brenda de Banzie), Alice (Daphne Anderson), and Vicky (Pru...

The Colditz Story (1955) 7.1

The Colditz Story (1955)

Storyline:Colditz castle was used by the Nazis to hold the "bad boys", (those who regularly tried to escape from other camps). At all times, the guards outnumbered the prisoners and, because some political prisoners w...

Bean (1997) 6.4

Bean (1997)

Storyline:Bean (Rowan Atkinson) works as a caretaker at Britain's formidable Royal National Gallery, and his bosses want to fire him because he sleeps at work all the time, but can't because the chairman of the galler...

Ryan’s Daughter (1970) 7.5

Ryan’s Daughter (1970)

Storyline:World War I seems far away from Ireland's Dingle peninsula when Rosy Ryan Shaughnessy (Sarah Miles) goes horseback riding on the beach with the young English officer. There was a magnetic attraction between ...

Town on Trial (1957) 6.3

Town on Trial (1957)

Storyline:When an attractive young girl is murdered, suspicion falls on several members of the local tennis club. It falls to Police Inspector Halloran (Sir John Mills) to sort out all the red herrings, and finally af...