Most Popular Titles With Daphne Du Maurier
- Movies or TV
1. The Birds (1963)
TV-PG | 119 min | Horror, Thriller
A wealthy San Francisco socialite pursues a potential boyfriend to a small Northern California town that slowly takes a turn for the bizarre when birds of all kinds suddenly begin to attack people there in increasing numbers and with increasing viciousness.
2. Rebecca (1940)
Not Rated | 130 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
A self-conscious bride is tormented by the memory of her husband's dead first wife.
3. Don't Look Now (1973)
R | 110 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
A married couple grieving the recent death of their little daughter are in Venice when they encounter two elderly sisters, one of whom is psychic and brings a warning from beyond.
4. The Scapegoat (1959)
Unrated | 91 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller
A French count schemes to kill his wife and implicate a mild-mannered English schoolteacher whom he resembles
5. The Scapegoat (2012)
Set in 1952, as England prepares for the coronation, The Scapegoat tells the story of two very different men who have one thing in common - a face.
8. Jamaica Inn (1939)
Passed | 98 min | Adventure, Crime
In Cornwall, around 1800, a young woman discovers that she's living near a gang of criminals who arrange shipwrecks for profit.
9. Rebecca (1997 TV Movie)
190 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
Based on the Gothic romance novel by Daphne Du Maurier, Rebecca is a classic tale of love and hate. Maxim De Winter marries a woman half his age only a year after his first wife, the ... See full summary »
11. The Birds
Horror, Thriller | Announced
A remake of Alfred Hitchcock's 1963 thriller about a flock of birds that take over a quiet Northern California town.
12. The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (1948–1956)
60 min | Drama
This live dramatic series featured original stories and adaptations of novels, plays, etc. during it's eight year run. During the first year, the show was sponsored by the Actor's Equity ... See full summary »
14. Lux Video Theatre (1950–1959)
30 min | Comedy, Drama
Live dramatic shows featuring Hollywood stars. Initially, the show was a 30-minute weekly show but when it moved to NBC in August 1954, the show was extended to 60-minutes and the plays ... See full summary »
16. Suspicion (1957–1958)
60 min | Drama
The show consisted of 40 episodes, half were live and half were on film. The shows, often involving murder, were designed to confuse and mystify the audience and dealt with their fears and ... See full summary »
17. Rebecca (1979– )
205 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
A young English girl in Monte Carlo falls in love with a rude, handsome stranger who proposes to her and rescues her from the drudgery of being a hired companion. But when he takes her to ... See full summary »
19. Jamaica Inn (1983 TV Movie)
187 min | Drama, Thriller
The respected squire of a quiet Cornish village is in reality the leader of a gang of murderous pirates who attack passing ships, kill their crews and steal their cargoes.
20. Robert Montgomery Presents (1950–1957)
60 min | Drama
Hollywood actor-director-producer Robert Montgomery introduced each telecast, sometimes interviewing one of the stars and sometimes appearing in the play himself.
22. Frenchman's Creek (1998 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 120 min | Drama, History, Romance
Seeking to escape the stifling London court society, the beautiful headstrong Lady Dona St. Columb flees to her family estate on the Cornish coast. Her new freedom swiftly brings her into ... See full summary »
24. My Cousin Rachel (1952)
Approved | 98 min | Mystery, Romance, Drama
When Philip Ashley's much-loved (and rich) cousin Ambrose dies, he is convinced that Ambrose was murdered by his new wife Rachel to inherit his wealth. But when he meets Rachel and falls in... See full summary »
25. Anamika: The Untold Story (2008)
Drama, Romance, Thriller
Middle-classed, slender and petite Jia Rao meets Gajner's recently widowed Kunver Vikram Aditya Singh Sesodia, both fall in love, get married, and re-locate to live in his palace in ... See full summary »
27. Morning Patrol (1987)
108 min | Sci-Fi
A woman is walking alone through an abandoned city. She approaches the forbidden zone and tries to pass through. Everywhere the Morning Patrol and deceptive traps are watching. The city ... See full summary »
29. Hungry Hill (1947)
Approved | 92 min | Drama
Story of a feud that has gone on between two Irish families for more than 50 years.
34. Rebecca, la prima moglie (2008 TV Movie)
Drama, Mystery, Romance
A naive young woman moves into the mansion that belongs to her new husband, a rich widower. She soon realizes the memory of his deceased first wife maintains a grip on her husband, as well as the staff of servants.
35. The Lifeforce Experiment (1994 TV Movie)
After a failed mission CIA agent Jessica Saunders gets a new order to watch Dr. MacLean by working for him as a programmer. When she arrives at his laboratory she is amazed about his ... See full summary »
41. Rex Harrison Presents Stories of Love (1974 TV Movie)
120 min | Drama, Romance
Pilot for a proposed television anthology series with stories about love, either dramatic or comedic. In this pilot there were three different segments: in the first, a computer falls in ... See full summary »
Writers: Howard Dimsdale, Daphne Du Maurier, John T. Kelly, W. Somerset Maugham, Liam O'Brien, Kurt Vonnegut Jr. | Directors: John Badham, Arnold Laven | Stars: Rex Harrison, Bill Bixby, Lloyd Bochner, Roscoe Lee Browne
43. The Plymouth Playhouse (1953– )
30 min | Drama
ABC, which had a reputation for producing shows that were not as good as their competitors CBS and NBC, used this program to audtition possible series in the hope of gaining sponsorship for... See full summary »