Search results for "Cyril Cusack"
Nineteen Eighty-Four

Nineteen Eighty-Four

Nineteen Eighty-Four
IMDb: 7.1
113

George Orwell’s novel of a totalitarian future society in which a man whose daily work is rewriting history tries to rebel by falling in love.

The Man Who Never Was

The Man Who Never Was

The Man Who Never Was
IMDb: 7.4
103

The true story of a British effort to trick the Germans into weakening Sicily’s defenses before the 1943 attack. A dead soldier is dressed as a British officer and outfitted…

Gideon’s Day

Gideon’s Day

Gideon’s Day
IMDb: 6.6
91

Scotland Yard Inspector George Gideon starts his day off on the wrong foot when he gets a traffic-violation ticket from a young police officer. From there, his ‘typical day” consists…

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Fear in the City

Fear in the City

Fear in the City
IMDb: 6
94

The film focuses on Murri; the token maverick cop. He is called in after a bunch of criminals pull off a successful prison break and spend the night picking off…

Genre: Action, Crime
Esther Waters

Esther Waters

Esther Waters
IMDb: 6.1
108

Esther goes into service in Victorian England, only to be seduced by the sweet talking groom William, who then takes off with his employer’s daughter. Left alone to bring up…

Genre: Drama
The Homecoming

The Homecoming

The Homecoming
IMDb: 6.9
111

In a dreary North London flat, the site of perpetual psychological warfare, a philosophy professor visits his family after a nine-year absence and introduces the four men – father, uncle…

Genre: Drama, TV Movie
Little Dorrit

Little Dorrit

Little Dorrit
IMDb: 7.3
357

A drama based on the novel by Charles Dickens which tells the story of Arthur Clennam who is thrown into a debtor’s prison. There he meets a young seamstress whose…

Genre: Drama
Where the Spies Are

Where the Spies Are

Where the Spies Are
IMDb: 5.8
110

A local doctor is recruited as a cold war spy to fulfill a very important secret mission in the Middle East, only to experience that his mission is complicated by…

The Taming of the Shrew

The Taming of the Shrew

The Taming of the Shrew
IMDb: 7.2
122

Baptista, a rich Paduan merchant, announces that his fair young daughter, Bianca, will remain unwed until her older sister, Katharina, a hellish shrew, has wed. Lucentio, a student and the…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
All the Way Boys

All the Way Boys

All the Way Boys
IMDb: 6.8
106

The “Trinity” crew makes another modern era film. Plata and Salud are pilots ditching aircraft for insurance money. They wind up crashing for real in the jungles of South America….

Danny the Champion of the World

Danny the Champion of the World

Danny the Champion of the World
IMDb: 6.7
99

Somewhere in England, in the Autumn of 1955, a widowed father and his son live an idyllic life together. Only their gas station happens to sit on a piece of…

Genre: Drama
The March Hare

The March Hare

The March Hare
IMDb: 5.5
85

Sir Charles Hare, a young Irish baronet, gambles his all on one of his horses at Ascot. But the horse is ‘pulled’, and Sir Charles is forced to sell his…

Genre: Comedy
The Abdication

The Abdication

The Abdication
IMDb: 6
103

Queen Christina of Sweden abdicates and travels to Rome to embrace the Catholic church.

Genre: Drama, History
The Small Back Room

The Small Back Room

The Small Back Room
IMDb: 7.2
106

At the height of World War II, the Germans begin dropping a new type of booby-trapped bomb on England. Sammy Rice, a highly-skilled but haunted bomb-disposal officer, must overcome his…

80,000 Suspects

80,000 Suspects

80,000 Suspects
IMDb: 5.8
113

A doctor’s already-shaky marriage is tested to an even greater extent when he has to contend with a smallpox epidemic.

Genre: Drama
Odd Man Out

Odd Man Out

Odd Man Out
IMDb: 7.7
116

Belfast police conduct a door-to-door manhunt for an IRA gunman wounded in a daring robbery.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
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
Fahrenheit 451

Fahrenheit 451

Fahrenheit 451
IMDb: 7.2
113

In the future, the government maintains control of public opinion by outlawing literature and maintaining a group of enforcers, known as “firemen,” to perform the necessary book burnings. Fireman Montag…

Harold and Maude

Harold and Maude

Harold and Maude
IMDb: 7.9
91

The young Harold lives in his own world of suicide-attempts and funeral visits to avoid the misery of his current family and home environment. Harold meets an 80-year-old woman named…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Day of the Jackal

The Day of the Jackal

The Day of the Jackal
IMDb: 7.8
143

An international assassin known as ‘The Jackal’ is employed by disgruntled French generals to kill President Charles de Gaulle, with a dedicated gendarme on the assassin’s trail.

Genre: Action, Thriller
Execution Squad

Execution Squad

Execution Squad
IMDb: 7
100

Bertone is a moderately honest homicide cop. Unfortunately, the court system is so inept and corrupt that many more-or-less honest policemen have begun taking the law into their own hands….

Genre: Crime, Drama
True Confessions

True Confessions

True Confessions
IMDb: 6.3
108

A cop clashes with his priest brother while investigating the brutal murder of a young prostitute

Genre: Crime, Drama
My Left Foot: The Story of Christy Brown

My Left Foot: The Story of Christy Brown

My Left Foot: The Story of Christy Brown
IMDb: 7.9
103

In this true story told through flashbacks, Christy Brown is born with crippling cerebral palsy into a poor, working-class Irish family. Able only to control movement in his left foot…

Genre: Drama
Far and Away

Far and Away

Far and Away
IMDb: 6.6
140

A young man leaves Ireland with his landlord’s daughter after some trouble with her father, and they dream of owning land at the big giveaway in Oklahoma ca. 1893. When…

The Italian Connection

The Italian Connection

The Italian Connection
IMDb: 7.2
95

When a shipment of heroin disappears between Italy and New York, a small-time pimp in Milan is framed for the theft. Two professional hitmen are dispatched from New York to…

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold
IMDb: 7.6
112

British agent Alec Leamas refuses to come in from the Cold War during the 1960s, choosing to face another mission, which may prove to be his final one.

Genre: Drama, Thriller