Tag: Donald Houston

The Viking Queen (1967) 5.1

The Viking Queen (1967)

To honour her father's dying wish, Queen Salina shares the rule of Icena with Justinian, a fair and just Roman. This displeases the bloodthirsty Druids on one side and the more hard-line Romans on the other. As Salina an...

The 300 Spartans (1962) 6.6

The 300 Spartans (1962)

Essentially true story of how Spartan king Leonidas led an extremely small army of Greek Soldiers (300 of them his personal body guards from Sparta) to hold off an invading Persian army now thought to have numbered 250,0...

Wishing Well (1954) 6

Wishing Well (1954)

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The Prince and the Pauper-1962 6.5

The Prince and the Pauper-1962

Two boys, one a prince and one a poor boy, change places....

Small Town Story-1953 6.6

Small Town Story-1953

A Canadian ex-serviceman has to resist criminals and the temptation of signing for Arsenal in order to help non-league Oldchester United....

Carry On Jack-1964 5.9

Carry On Jack-1964

This is the tale of Albert Poop-Decker, a newly commissioned Midshipman (although he took 8 1/2 years to qualify). He joins the frigate Venus, and adventures through Spanish waters, mutinee and Pirates taking his Captain...

Maniac-1963 5.8

Maniac-1963

Kerwin Matthews, playing a dissolute drifter down on his luck, Jeff Farrell, is stranded in a cheap bar in France where he falls for Annette, the proprietor's pretty stepdaughter, played by Liliane Brousse. Annette's ste...

Room at the Top-1959 7.5

Room at the Top-1959

The English factory town is dreary but Joe Lampton has landed a job with a future. To have something to do at night he joins a theatrical group. His boss's daughter Susan is playing ingenue roles on stage and in real lif...

633 Squadron-1964 6.4

633 Squadron-1964

633 Squadron of the RAF is tasked with an operation that is vital to the Allied invasion of France. They need to destroy a German base in Norway that is producing fuel for German rockets. It is an incredibly dangerous mi...

Where Eagles Dare-1968 7.7

Where Eagles Dare-1968

During WW2 a British aircraft is shot down and crashes in Nazi held territory. The Germans capture the only survivor, an American General, and take him to the nearest SS headquarters. Unknown to the Germans the General h...