Most Popular Titles With Christopher Isherwood

1. A Single Man (2009)
99 min | Drama
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Metascore: 77/100 (35 reviews)

An English professor, one year after the sudden death of his boyfriend, is unable to cope with his typical days in 1960s Los Angeles.

2. Cabaret (1972)
124 min | Drama, Musical
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Metascore: 80/100 (8 reviews)

A female girlie club entertainer in Weimar Republic era Berlin romances two men while the Nazi Party rises to power around them.

3. Christopher and His Kind (2011 TV Movie)
Drama
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In 1931 budding author Christopher Isherwood goes to Berlin at the invitation of his friend W. H. Auden for the gay sex that abounds in the city. Whilst working as an English teacher his ... See full summary »

4. The Loved One (1965)
122 min | Comedy
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Satire on the funeral business, in which a young British poet goes to work at a Hollywood cemetery.

5. Frankenstein: The True Story (1973 TV Movie)
185 min | Horror, Sci-Fi
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A more psychological telling of the Mary Shelley story has a different kind of monster...

6. Rich and Famous (1981)
117 min | Drama
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Liz and Merry Noel become friends as college roommates and their friendship endures over the years. Liz becomes a respected "serious" novelist. Merry Noel marries, has a daughter and writes... See full summary »

7. Forever and a Day (1943)
104 min | Drama, History
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During World War II an American travels to Britain to sell an old house near London that belongs to his family. But he mets Susan Trimble who lives in the house and who is strictly against ... See full summary »

8. Cabaret (1993 TV Movie)
106 min | Musical, Drama
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A straight film of the stage show which as far as I know was only shown once. Young American writer goes to Berlin at a time Nazis were emerging. Meets Sally Bowles at the Kit Kat club... ... See full summary »

9. I Am a Camera (1955)
98 min | Drama
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In the early thirties, aspiring writer Christopher Isherwood, living in Berlin, meets the vivacious, penniless singer Sally Bowles. They develop a platonic relationship while Sally has a wild time spending other peoples money.

10. The Great Sinner (1949)
110 min | Drama
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A young writer goes to Wiesbaden to write about gambling and gamblers, only to ultimately become a compulsive gambler himself. Losing all his wealth, as well as his moral fibre, he commits ... See full summary »

11. Omnibus (1967–2002)
Documentary, Biography
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Arts documentary series.

12. Diane (1956)
110 min | Drama, History, Romance
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In the 16th century, a noblewoman has a love affair with the French king.

13. The Sailor from Gibraltar (1967)
91 min | Drama, Romance
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Alan, after quarreling with his girlfriend Sheila, becomes intrigued by Anna, a mysterious widow who's searching for a sailor she had known many years before. Alan and Anna begin the search... See full summary »

14. Rage in Heaven (1941)
85 min | Drama, Thriller
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Old friends Ward and Phillip both become smitten with Phillip's mother's attractive young secretary Stella. But Stella marries Phillip and stands by him as his behavior becomes more and ... See full summary »

15. Adventure in Baltimore (1949)
89 min | Comedy, Drama
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The liberated daughter of a 1905 minister innocently starts a scandal.

16. MGM Parade (1955–1956)
30 min
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The original concept of the show was to allow the viewer to see the inner workings of a movie studio and featured interviews with MGM stars and explanations of how movies were made. Later, ... See full summary »

17. Cabaret (1995 Video)
Musical
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18. Hollywood Greats (1977– )
40 min | Documentary, History
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Documentary series profiling various Hollywood stars of yesteryear and more recent times.

19. Little Friend (1934)
85 min | Drama
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A girl becomes an unwilling witness in her parents' scandalous divorce case.

20. Day at Night (1973– )
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21. A Stravinsky Portrait (1966 TV Movie)
55 min | Documentary, Music
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This documentary follows composer and conductor Igor Stavinsky at his home in California, in London, and in Hamburg where he conducts an orchestra rehearsal. Includes conversations with a ... See full summary »

24. Prater Violet
Drama | Announced

Christopher Isherwood must work with temperamental Austrian film director Fredreich Bergmann on Prater Violet, as Bergmann's family is threatened by the Nazi putsch in Austria, but the studio insists the film is more important.

25. Omnibus (1967–2002)
Episode: A Born Foreigner (1969)
Documentary, Biography
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Documentary about author Christopher Isherwood, in which he is interviewed about his life and work and which features extracts from films of his novels and stories.

26. Hollywood Greats (1977– )
Episode: Charles Laughton (1978)
40 min | Documentary, History
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27. Day at Night (1973– )
Episode: Christopher Isherwood (1974)
30 min
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Writer: James Day |  Director: Bruce Franchini |  Stars: James Day, Christopher Isherwood
28. Omnibus (1967–2002)
Episode: Christopher Isherwood: A Born Foreigner (1969)
Documentary, Biography
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29. MGM Parade (1955–1956)
Episode: Episode #1.17 (1956)
30 min
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Host George Murphy, who has been told that most Latin dances are flirtation set to music, presents one of the most flirtatious ever put on screen, from The Kissing Bandit (1948), featuring ... See full summary »