Tag: UK

December 10, 2019 / Drama
December 2, 2019 / Adventure

Down on their luck, a couple rent out their ship to a mysterious man looking for treasure he’d hidden during the war. Complications ensue when it turns out he’s not the only one looking for it.

November 20, 2019 / Musical

Carla de Hulvea is a rumba dancer who makes news by posing as a South-American heiress. She is doing fine with her hoax until she meets American Peter Jackson, a high-pressure promoter who is looking for movie-producing money. He does some big-time bluffing on his own in order to get Carla to invest in a film he is making with his partner, Roy Harley. Through Carla, Roy meets actress Diana West, who is given a role in the movie, and Roy falls in love with her.

November 18, 2019 / Comedy

British beat outfit The Spencer Davis Group starred in this comic pop-musical in which their manager Algernon Plumley is discovered to be the heir of a large estate. Unfortunately, Algernon’s family is having money problems, and his new mansion is in a sorry state. The group gets the idea of fixing up the place and charging people to tour the premises, but while that’s fine with Algernon, it doesn’t go over so well with the ghost who haunts the old house. The Ghost Goes Gear also features performances from Acker Bilk, Dave Berry, The Three Bells, and The M6. 

November 12, 2019 / Biography

Vesta Tilley is the daughter of a music-hall chairman who watches shows from the wings with great enthusiasm. One day, her father finds her dressed as a boy, singing to an audience of dolls. Her act, he believes, is good enough to be performed in front of a live audience. As time goes on, word of her spreads. Viewed as the first male impersonator, her fame leads her into marriage to a nobleman.

November 11, 2019 / Drama

A Member of Parliament, who had been reportedly killed in action during World War II, unexpectedly returns to his family, only to find that his wife has been persuaded to take his seat in the House of Commons.

November 6, 2019 / Thriller

Former police psychologist Rob helps to save young Chrissy when she is about to commit suicide by jumping of 21st-story balcony with her 4-year-old son Jake. When he persuades her to go on a date, they are trapped with Jake and old Pat in an elevator because a drunken gang crashed into the elevator’s engine room.

October 13, 2019 / Mystery

An American in West Berlin finds himself caught up in murder and intrigue after his associate is killed and a diplomat’s daughter is found dead in his room.