Tag: Michael Caine

Silver Bears (1977) 6.1

Silver Bears (1977)

Financial wizard "Doc" Fletcher (Sir Michael Caine) is sent by crime boss Joe Fiore (Martin Balsam) to buy a bank in Switzerland in order to more easily launder their profits. When he arrives, Fletcher finds that the ban...

Kidnapped (1971) 6.2

Kidnapped (1971)

When young David Balfour arrives at his uncle's bleak Scottish house to claim his inheritance his relative first tries to murder him then has him shipped off to be sold as a slave in the colonies. Fortunately for the lad...

Gnomeo & Juliet (2011) 5.9

Gnomeo & Juliet (2011)

Garden gnomes Gnomeo (James McAvoy) and Juliet (Emily Blunt) have as many obstacles to overcome as their quasi namesakes when they are caught up in a feud between neighbors. But with plastic pink flamingos and lawnmower ...

Twist (2021) 4.2

Twist (2021)

A Modern take on the classic tale of Oliver Twist....

Stonehearst Asylum (2014) 6.8

Stonehearst Asylum (2014)

A couple of days before 1899 Christmas, the Oxford new graduate Dr. Edward Newgate arrives at the Stonehearst Asylum to complete training for his specialty of asylum medicine. He is met by armed men who take him to Dr. S...

Sleuth (1972) 8

Sleuth (1972)

Andrew Wyke is a famous and successful author of detective novels. Milo Tindle comes to him with a strange request, that Mr Wyke divorce his wife so that Tindle can marry her. Mr Wyke is not particularly perturbed by thi...

Come Away (2020) 3.1

Come Away (2020)

Eight-year-old Alice (Keira Chansa), her mischievous brother Peter (Jordan A. Nash) and their brilliant older sibling David (Reece Yates) let their imaginations run wild one blissful summer in the English countryside. En...

The Ipcress File (1965) 7.2

The Ipcress File (1965)

Several leading Western scientists have been kidnapped only to reappear a fews days later. Unfortunately, each scientist has been brainwashed and is now completely useless. The British send Agent Harry Palmer to investig...

The Last Valley (1971) 7.2

The Last Valley (1971)

People in a small German village in the last valley to remain untouched by the devastating Thirty Years' War try to exist in peace with a group of soldiers occupying the valley....

Tenet (2020) 7.9

Tenet (2020)

In a twilight world of international espionage, an unnamed CIA operative, known as The Protagonist, is recruited by a mysterious organization called Tenet to participate in a global assignment that unfolds beyond real ti...

The Eagle Has Landed (1976) 6.9

The Eagle Has Landed (1976)

1943, The war is entering its final stages and Germany is teetering on the brink of defeat. An increasingly unhinged Hitler, orders a mission to have British Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill kidnapped and brought to ...

Four Kids and It-2020 5.1

Four Kids and It-2020

A group of kids on holiday in Cornwall meet a magical creature on the beach with the power to grant wishes....

The Muppet Christmas Carol-1992 7.7

The Muppet Christmas Carol-1992

A retelling of the classic Dickens tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, miser extraordinaire. He is held accountable for his dastardly ways during night-time visitations by the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and future....

Funeral in Berlin-1966 6.9

Funeral in Berlin-1966

Colonel Stok, a Soviet Intelligence Officer responsible for security at the Berlin Wall, appears to want to defect, but the evidence is contradictory. Stok wants the British to handle his defection and asks for one of th...

Noises Off…-1992 7.5

Noises Off…-1992

Lloyd Fellowes (Sir Michael Caine), the director of an eccentric theatre company, is desperately trying to get his production together, despite the worst efforts of the cast, crew, and Lady Luck. We follow the production...

Shiner-2000 5.9

Shiner-2000

Billy Simpson is a shady boxing promoter in South London banned from legitimate fights. It's the biggest day of his life, though, because he has a champion on his hands, his twenty-year-old son, Eddie. Billy's put all of...

Around the Bend-2004 6.4

Around the Bend-2004

In Los Angeles, Jason Lair is recently separated, living with his grandfather and his son. He's a banker, tense, with a limp. Grandfather Henry, an archaeologist, wants to take the family van on a trip to Albuquerque. Hi...

Quills-2000 7.3

Quills-2000

The infamous writer, the Marquis de Sade of eighteenth century France, is imprisoned at Charenton Insane Asylum for unmentionable activities. He manages to befriend the young Abbé de Coulmier, who runs the asylum, along ...

Bewitched-2005 4.8

Bewitched-2005

Out in California's San Fernando Valley, Isabel is trying to reinvent herself. A naïve, good-natured witch, she is determined to disavow her supernatural powers and lead a normal life. At the same time, across town, Jack...

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels-1988 7.4

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels-1988

Wealthy native Brit Lawrence Jamieson, living in Beaumont-sur-Mer on the French Riviera, earns most of his money through big cons on wealthy unsuspecting women. With the help of his associates, corrupt Police Inspector A...

California Suite-1978 6.2

California Suite-1978

Four totally different and separate stories of guests staying at the Beverly Hills Hotel. Dame Maggie Smith and Sir Michael Caine come from England to attend the Oscars; Jane Fonda comes from New York City, Alan Alda is ...

Beyond the Poseidon Adventure-1979 4.6

Beyond the Poseidon Adventure-1979

After The Poseidon Adventure (1972), in which the ship got flipped over by a tidal wave, the ship drifts bottom-up in the sea. While there are passengers still on-board waiting to be rescued, two rivalling salvage partie...

The Last Witch Hunter-2015 6

The Last Witch Hunter-2015

The modern world holds many secrets, but the most astounding secret of all is that witches still live amongst us; vicious supernatural creatures intent on unleashing the Black Death upon the world. Armies of witch hunter...

Blood and Wine-1996 6

Blood and Wine-1996

Writer and Director Bob Rafelson has stated that this is the final part of an informal trilogy he started with Five Easy Pieces (1970) and continued with The King of Marvin Gardens (1972). In the three, Nicholson has now...

Battle of Britain-1969 7

Battle of Britain-1969

Historical reenactment of the air war in the early days of World War II for control of the skies over Britain as the new Luftwaffe and the Royal Air Force determine whether or not an invasion can take place....

Harry and Walter Go to New York-1976 5.5

Harry and Walter Go to New York-1976

Two hopelessly-out-of-their-class conmen attempt to pull off the largest bank heist of the nineteenth century. They gain the enmity of the most famous bank robber in the world, and the affection of a crusading newspaperw...

The Romantic Englishwoman-1975 6.2

The Romantic Englishwoman-1975

What is real and what is fiction? Faced with writer's block with his novel, Lewis Fielding turns to a movie script about a woman finding herself after his wife Elizabeth returns from Baden Baden. She didn't quite find he...

The Man Who Would Be King-1975 7.8

The Man Who Would Be King-1975

This adaptation of the famous short story by Rudyard Kipling tells the story of Daniel Dravot and Peachy Carnahan, two ex-soldiers in India when it was under British rule. They decide that the country is too small for th...

Blame It on Rio-1984 5.8

Blame It on Rio-1984

Sir Michael Caine plays Matthew Hollis; a man on vacation in Rio de Janeiro with his best friend Victor Lyons (Joseph Bologna). Both men have teenage daughters with them. When Caine falls for Victor's daughter Jennifer (...

Without a Clue-1988 7

Without a Clue-1988

This is a Sherlock Holmes story with a difference. Here, Dr. Watson is the ace detective and has been using an actor to play the part Holmes. Holmes is a drunken actor and gets on Watson's nerves. When Watson tries to go...

Hannah and Her Sisters-1986 7.9

Hannah and Her Sisters-1986

Hannah, Holly, and Lee are adult sisters from a show business family, their boozy actress mother who still believes she's an ingénue that can attract any man she wants, despite still being married to the girls' father, E...

Cars 2-2011 6.2

Cars 2-2011

The famous race car Lightning McQueen and his team are invited to compete in the World Grand Prix race. There, McQueen's best friend Mater finds himself involved in international espionage, and alongside two professional...

The Weather Man-2005 6.5

The Weather Man-2005

Dave Spritz is a local weatherman in his home town of Chicago, where his career is going well, while his personal life, his relationship with his perfectionist writer father, his neurotic ex-wife, and his now-separated c...

The Dark Knight Rises-2012 8.4

The Dark Knight Rises-2012

Despite his tarnished reputation after the events of The Dark Knight (2008), in which he took the rap for Dent's crimes, Batman feels compelled to intervene to assist the city and its Police force, which is struggling to...

Beyond the Limit-1983 5.8

Beyond the Limit-1983

During the rule of brutal right wing military juntas in Paraguay and Argentina, Dr. Eduardo Plarr, half-English and half-Paraguayan medical doctor, returns from Buenos Aires to work in the small town of Corrientes, Argen...

Dressed to Kill-1980 7.1

Dressed to Kill-1980

While taking a shower, Kate Miller, a middle-aged, sexually frustrated New York City housewife, has a rape fantasy while her husband stands at the sink shaving. Later that day, after complaining to her psychiatrist Dr. R...

The Cider House Rules-1999 7.4

The Cider House Rules-1999

Homer is an orphan in remote St. Cloud, Maine. Never adopted, he becomes the favorite of orphanage Director Dr. Larch, who imparts his full medical knowledge on Homer, who becomes a skilled, albeit unlicensed, physician....

The Prestige-2006 8.5

The Prestige-2006

In the end of the nineteenth century, in London, Robert Angier, his beloved wife Julia McCullough, and Alfred Borden are friends and assistants of a magician. When Julia accidentally dies during a performance, Robert bla...

Flawless-2007 6.8

Flawless-2007

London, 1960. Laura Quinn is the lone female executive at London Diamond Corporation. She is frustrated as her talents are rarely acknowledged and her less-experienced male co-workers are promoted ahead of her. She is sh...

Now You See Me-2013 7.3

Now You See Me-2013

Four magicians each answer a mysterious summons to an obscure address with secrets inside. A year later, they are the Four Horsemen, big time stage illusionists who climax their sold-out Las Vegas show with a bank appare...