Highest Rated Titles With Howard Vernon

1. Affäre Dreyfuss (1968 TV Mini-Series)
285 min | Biography, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
2. Cinéastes de notre temps (1964–1972)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
3. Der grüne Kakadu (1955 TV Movie)
80 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
4. Army of Shadows (1969)
145 min | Drama, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Metascore: 99/100 (24 reviews)

A account of underground resistance fighters in Nazi-occupied France.

5. The Tiger Brigades (1974–1983)
52 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
6. Rheingold Theatre (1953–1957)
23 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Fairbanks narrated, produced and frequently starred in this well-made anthology series which presented everything from drama to mystery to farce. Filmed in England, usually with lesser known actors.

8. The Train (1964)
133 min | Thriller, War, Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

In 1944, a German colonel loads a train with French art treasures to send to Germany. The Resistance must stop it without damaging the cargo.

9. Le regard dans le miroir (1985 TV Mini-Series)
60 min
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Dora Stern, an American photographer living in Paris, wakes up from the same nightmare over and over again... See full synopsis »

10. Das Abschiedsgeschenk (1956 TV Movie)
79 min
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
11. Delicatessen (1991)
99 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Metascore: 66/100 (17 reviews)

Post-apocalyptic surrealist black comedy about the landlord of an apartment building who occasionally prepares a delicacy for his odd tenants.

12. The Day of the Jackal (1973)
143 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A professional assassin codenamed "Jackal" plots to kill Charles de Gaulle, the President of France.

13. Love and Death (1975)
85 min | Comedy, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

In czarist Russia, a neurotic soldier and his distant cousin formulate a plot to assassinate Napoleon.

14. Le Silence de la Mer (1949)
88 min | Drama, Romance, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

In a small town in occupied France in 1941, the German officer, Werner Von Ebrennac is billeted in the house of the uncle and his niece. The uncle and niece refuse to speak to him, but each... See full summary »

15. Bob le Flambeur (1956)
98 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Metascore: 80/100 (9 reviews)

Bob, a old gangster and gambler is almost broke, so he decides in spite of the warnings of a friend, a high official from the police, to rob a gambling casino in Dauville. Everything is ... See full summary »

16. Heiße Ware (1959)
90 min | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
18. Léon Morin, Priest (1961)
117 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

In World War II, the widow Barny sees the Italian soldiers arriving in occupied Saint Bernard while walking to her job. Barny lives with her daughter and works correcting tests and feels a ... See full summary »

19. L'inconnu de Shandigor (1967)
90 min | Drama, Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Herbert Von Krantz, a nuclear scientist, has discovered the "Canceler", a device capable of neutralizing any kind of atomic bomb. Concerned to keep his invention secret, he cuts himself off... See full summary »

20. The Night of the Generals (1967)
148 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

In 1942, in Warsaw, a Polish prostitute is murdered in a sadistic way. Major Grau, a man from German Intelligence that believes in justice, is in charge of the investigation. An eyewitness ... See full summary »

21. The Garden That Tilts (1975)
80 min
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
22. Alphaville (1965)
99 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A U.S. secret agent is sent to the distant space city of Alphaville where he must find a missing person and free the city from its tyrannical ruler.

23. That Most Important Thing: Love (1975)
109 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Servais Mont, a photographer, meets Nadine Chevalier who earns her money starring in cheap soft-core movies. Trying to help her, he borrows the money from the loan sharks to finance the ... See full summary »

24. Les jeux sont faits (1947)
105 min | Drama, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Two people learn to love each other in the afterlife and get a second chance.

25. Schulmeister, espion de l'empereur (1971–1974)
52 min | Adventure, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
26. Loin de Manhattan (1982)
80 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
27. The Lame Devil (1948)
125 min | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
28. The 1,000 Eyes of Dr. Mabuse (1960)
103 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Reporter Peter Barter gets murdered while driving to his tv station. Commisioner Kras gets a phone call from clairvoyant Cornelius who saw Barters death in a vision. But a dark force ... See full summary »

30. Le rocher d'Acapulco (1995)
70 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Sandrine dreams of becoming a singer in Paris but for the time being she is only a salesgirl at Tati's and lives in a second rate hotel under the careful eye of Ahmed, the night watchman. ... See full summary »

32. Le théâtre des matières (1977)
81 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
33. Othello (1958 TV Movie)
152 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
34. Sex Charade (1969)
Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
36. Jericho (1946)
139 min | Drama, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Jericho is the code name of an operation set up by the British Royal Air Force and the French Resistance to free French hostages held by German soldiers in the jail of Amiens in Northern ... See full summary »

37. Faubourg St Martin (1986)
83 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Imagine a slightly dilapidated three star hotel in the tenth arrondissement run by a very distinguished lady with moral fibre and panache, Mrs. Coppercage. Alongside tourists visiting Paris... See full summary »

38. The Diabolical Dr. Z (1966)
86 min | Sci-Fi, Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Woman seeks to avenge her father's death by using a local dancer, with long poisonous fingernails, to do her bidding.

39. Royal Affairs in Versailles (1954)
152 min | Comedy, Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The history of the palace of Versailles from it's founding to the present.

40. Mr. Orchid (1946)
95 min | Drama, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
41. Paris Precinct (1955– )
30 min | Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Two Paris police detectives, one older and more experienced and one young and eager, track down criminals and solve crimes in the "City of Lights".

43. Les intrigues de Sylvia Couski (1975)
90 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
45. The Mad Dog (1966)
90 min | Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
46. Les ebranlées (1972)
82 min | Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
48. Until the Last One (1957)
90 min | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Just released from prison after serving a six-month sentence, Fernand Bastia goes into hiding. He has indeed double-crossed his gang by keeping part of the product of a robbery for himself.... See full summary »

49. Le complexe de Toulon (1996)
81 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
50. Triple Cross (1966)
140 min | Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Loosely based on a true story, Christopher Plummer plays British bank robber Eddie Chapman who finds himself caught between the waring parties in WW2, the British and the Germans. working ... See full summary »