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Anthony Quayle
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Country: UK

Total Titles at Criticker: 43 - You've Seen 43

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Titles You've Ranked (43)
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Dial M for Murder Dial M for Murder (1981)  - TV Movie
Summary: A London businessman concocts an intricate plan to murder his unfaithful wife for her money. (imdb)
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Saraband for Dead Lovers Saraband for Dead Lovers (1948)
Summary: A young woman marries Prince George but it's far from a love match. Then she falls for a Swedish Count. (imdb)
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It Takes a Thief It Takes a Thief (1960)
Summary: Billie and Kristy lead a gang of armed robbers who steal from banks, armoured cars, and the like. When Billie's lover, Jim, gets caught by the police after stashing a large amount of money, they wait for him to get out of jail. He does and has to deal with both the police and his ex-gang as they both need him to get what they want. Things become more complicated when Kristy kidnaps Jim's son and threatens to kill him if Jim doesn't come up with the buried loot. (imdb)
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Henry IV Part I Henry IV Part I (1979)  - TV Movie
Summary: Henry IV is facing revolt even as his son, Prince Hal, dallies in the tavern with the incorrigible rogue Sir John Falstaff. Will Prince Hal see the duty inherent in his birthright and privilege, or will he remain tainted by his self-made disrepute, unable to regain the honour that he secretly nourishes within himself?
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The Six Wives of Henry VIII The Six Wives of Henry VIII (1970)  - TV Mini-Series
Summary: A six-episode dramatization of Henry VIII's relationships with each of his six wives. Each episode is devoted to one wife, and is a complete play in itself. (imdb)
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The Tamarind Seed The Tamarind Seed (1974)
Summary: During a Caribbean holiday, a British civil servant finds herself falling in love with a Russian agent. (imdb)
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21 Hours at Munich 21 Hours at Munich (1976)  - TV Movie
Summary: A dramatization of the incident in 1972 when Arab terrorists broke into the Olympic compound in Munich and murdered 11 Israeli athletes. (imdb)
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Tarzan Tarzan's Greatest Adventure (1959)
Summary: Four British villains raid a settlement to obtain explosives for use in a diamond mine. In doing so they nearly destroy the settlement, so and Tarzan pursues them to their mine. (imdb)
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Damn the Defiant! Damn the Defiant! (1962)
Summary: Defiant's crew is part of a fleet-wide movement to present a petition of grievances to the Admiralty. Violence must be no part of it. The continual sadism of Defiant's first officer makes this difficult, and when the captain is disabled, the chance for violence increases. (imdb)
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Before Winter Comes Before Winter Comes (1969)
Summary: Comedy set in a refugee camp in occupied Austria after World War II. A shrewd multi-lingual interpreter who mediates between Russian and British military brass enters into a friendly rivalry with British Major Giles Burnside, who is in charge of assigning the displaced persons into either the American or Russian zones. (imdb)
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Great Expectations Great Expectations (1974)  - TV Movie
Summary: Charles Dickens' classic tale of Pip, a poor orphan who befriends an escaped convict and who grows up in the company of a bitter old woman, Miss Havisham, and her haughty young ward, Estella. Pip learns the rewards of both vindictiveness and gratitude as a result of these events. (imdb)
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Lace Lace (1984)  - TV Movie
Summary: A young actress, thought to be easy and have no morals, gathers three former school chums to find out which is her mother. Much of the movie takes place in flashback and the identity of her mother is not found out till the last few minutes. (imdb)
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The Poppy Is Also a Flower The Poppy Is Also a Flower (1966)
Summary: 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 the hopes that it will lead them to the main heroin distributor in Europe. Along the way, they encounter a mysterious woman doing her own investigating of the smuggling operation. Together, they follow the trail as it leads them through the back alleys and luxury resorts of Europe. (imdb)
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No Time for Tears No Time for Tears (1957)
Summary: Doctors and nurses of a children's hospital confront the challenges of their profession.
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QB VII QB VII (1974)  - TV Mini-Series
Summary: Adam Kelno has made it to England in the days following World War II. Having escaped from a death camp in Nazi Europe, he finds that his identification with anti-communists in Poland has made him a target of the Soviet Government, which brings up war crime charges against him in England. When the witness is unable to identify him as one of the doctors who castrated him, he is released... (imdb)
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East of Sudan East of Sudan (1964)
Summary: During the Mahdist insurrection in the Anglo-Egyptian Sudan, veteran colonial private Baker teams up with freshly arrived gentleman Murchison, trying to evacuate from southern Barash the emir's daughter Asua and her English governess, Miss Woodville. It's a perilous journey on the Nile and its banks. They must face crocodiles, Arab slavers and a backward Negro tribe they prey on, where king Gondoko's missionary-raised brother Kimrasi saves and joins them. (imdb)
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The Key to Rebecca The Key to Rebecca (1985)  - TV Movie
Summary: roduced for the syndicated "Operation Prime Time" anthology, The Key to Rebecca is a two-part adaptation of the Ken Follett novel. Cliff Robertson stars as a British major who is determined to capture an elusive German spy during World War II.The spy in question, played by David Soul, has disguised himself as a British subject and is squirreled away somewhere in Cairo. (allrovi.com)
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Moses Moses (1974)  - TV Mini-Series
Summary: Originally filmed for British television as a six-hour miniseries, Moses appeared in the U.S. in 1975 as a 2 1/2-hour theatrical release. God's lawgiver (Burt Lancaster) is chosen by God to deliver the Israelites out of Egypt, across the Red Sea and into the promised land of Canaan. (allmovie.com)
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The Man Who Wouldn The Man Who Wouldn't Talk (1958)
Summary: A courtroom drama, it sees an American scientist charged for murder by the British police for his supposed role in the death of an Eastern Bloc defector. (Wikipedia)
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King of the Wind King of the Wind (1990)
Summary: In 1727, an Arab colt is born with the signs of the wheat ear and the white spot on his heel: evil and good. And thus begins the life of Sham. He is a gift to the King of France, through a series of adventures with his faithful stable boy, Agba, he becomes the Godolphin Arabian, the founder of one of the greatest thoroughbred racing lines of all time. (imdb)
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Woman in a Dressing Gown Woman in a Dressing Gown (1957)
Summary: Amy and Jim Preston have been married for twenty years but, in her husband's eyes, she has become sloppy both about the house and herself. Jim has no problems with falling in love with Georgie Harlow, a fellow-office worker who is pretty and young...and willing. Jim finally asks Amy for a divorce so he can marry Georgie, and Amy pleads for him to stay but he walks out. (imdb)
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Rain of Fire Rain of Fire (1977)
Summary: A nuclear power exec discovers his son is the Antichrist. The Cloven Hoofed Kid plans to destroy the world through nuclear sabotage. Pop has lots of paranoid dreams where he envisions a sixteen-inch plastic model of a power plant rising up out of a bubbling bathtub. (Chas. Balun)
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The Thief and the Cobbler The Thief and the Cobbler (1993)
Summary: The film tells a story which takes place in an oriental city from the tales of thousand and one night... (imdb)
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The Eagle Has Landed The Eagle Has Landed (1976)
Summary: Oberst Steiner, a German parachute unit commander, is sent to England on a covert mission to kidnap Prime Minister Winston Churchill and bring him to Berlin. (imdb)
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The Fall of the Roman Empire The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964)
Summary: Action-packed look at the beginnings of the fall of the Roman Empire. Here is the glory, the greed and grandeur that was Rome. Here is the story of personal lust for power, and the shattering effects of that power's loss. Here is the tale of the plight of a people living on the brink of a political abyss.
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Ice-Cold in Alex Ice-Cold in Alex (1958)
Summary: A group of army personnel and nurses attempt a dangerous and arduous trek across the deserts of North Africa during the second world war. The leader of the team dreams of his ice cold beer when he reaches Alexandria, but the problems just won't go away. (imdb)
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Hamlet Hamlet (1948)
Summary: In this film of the classic Shakespearean play, a Danish prince seeks to avenge his father's death when his uncle murders his father... (imdb)
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Pygmalion Pygmalion (1938)
Summary: Shaw's play in which a Victorian dialect expert bets that he can teach a lower-class girl to speak proper English and thus be taken for a lady. (imdb)
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The Guns of Navarone The Guns of Navarone (1961)
Summary: A British team is sent to cross occupied Greek territory and destroy the massive German gun emplacement that commands a key sea channel. (imdb)
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The Wrong Man The Wrong Man (1956)
Summary: True story of an innocent man mistaken for a criminal. (imdb)
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Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex * But Were Afraid to Ask Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex * But Were Afraid to Ask (1972)
Summary: Seven segments related to one another only in that they all purport to be based on sections of the book by David Reuben... (imdb)
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Operation Crossbow Operation Crossbow (1965)
Summary: This is the story of the methods used to defeat Hitler's V1 (doodlebug) and V2 (rocket) "revenge weapons" towards the end of the second world war. Even though the Nazis were in retreat these weapons could have turned their defeat into victory. The film includes references to Hannah Reich, who in real life was a test pilot and really did fly some of the first 'flying bombs'. (imdb)
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The Battle of the River Plate The Battle of the River Plate (1956)
Summary: Set during the early years of World War II, the War in the Atlantic. The Royal Navy was fighting a desperate battle to keep the convoy routes open to keep the British Isles supplied. One great danger was the surface raiders, huge cruisers called "pocket battleships" that slipped out of German waters just before war was declared... (imdb)
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Murder by Decree Murder by Decree (1979)
Summary: Sherlock Holmes investigates London's most infamous case, Jack the Ripper. As he investigates, he finds that the Ripper has friends in high places. (imdb)
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Anne of the Thousand Days Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)
Summary: He was King. She was barely 18. And in their thousand days they played out the most passionate and shocking love story in history! (imdb)
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Buster Buster (1988)
Summary: Buster is a small time crook who pulls a big time job. When he finds that the police will not let the case drop, he goes into hiding and can't contact his wife and child. He arranges to meet them in Mexico where he thinks they can begin again, but finds that he must choose between his family and freedom. (imdb)
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The Legend of the Holy Drinker The Legend of the Holy Drinker (1988)
Summary: An alcoholic street bum living off the Paris streets wants to repay his 200 franc debt to the St Therese church.
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The Bourne Identity The Bourne Identity (1988)  - TV Mini-Series
Summary: A man is washed ashore the beach of a small French village during a heavy storm. A retired doctor takes care of the unconscious stranger. When the mysterious man recovers, he cannot remember anything... (imdb)
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Incompreso Incompreso (1966)
Summary: Andrew's brave front convinces his father that he is unaffected by his mother's death. Playmate and protector of his little brother Miles, he is often blamed when mischief goes wrong. Only when tragedy strikes does his father recognize Andrew's true qualities. (imdb)
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Oh... Rosalinda!! Oh... Rosalinda!! (1955)
Summary: "Die Fledermaus" (The Bat) is the pseudonym adopted by Dr Falke. Floating on the buoyant waltzes of Strauss, this Viennese romp is sure to please. Disguises, tricks and every kind of deception combine to reveal a would-be cheat in hot pursuit of his own wife, much to his chagrin... (imdb)
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A Study in Terror A Study in Terror (1965)
Summary: When Watson reads from the newspaper there have been two similar murders near Whitechapel in a few days, Sherlock Holmes' sharp deductive is immediately stimulated to start its merciless method of elimination after observation of every apparently meaningless detail... (imdb)
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Masada Masada (1981)  - TV Mini-Series
Summary: Flavius Silva, commander in Roman Palestine, wants to reach a reasonable compromise with the Jewish Zealots and withdraw his legion. Events and personalities in Rome, however, lead to his besieging the fortress of Masada. There the engineering genius of the Romans must fight both the harsh climate and landscape, and the passion and ingenuity of Eleazar Ben Yair and his people. (imdb)
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Lawrence of Arabia Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
Summary: Epic rumination on a flamboyant and controversial British military figure and his conflicted loyalties during wartime service.(imdb)