Highest Rated Titles With Harcourt Williams

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Job Types
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year











































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »






Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. Rheingold Theatre (1953–1957)

23 min | Drama

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 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.

Stars: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Christopher Lee, Ron Randell, Barbara Mullen

2. Roman Holiday (1953)

Not Rated | 118 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
76 Metascore

A bored and sheltered princess escapes her guardians and falls in love with an American newsman in Rome.

Writers: Ian McLellan Hunter, John Dighton, Dalton Trumbo | Director: William Wyler | Stars: Gregory Peck, Audrey Hepburn, Eddie Albert, Hartley Power

3. Hamlet (1948)

Unrated | 155 min | Drama

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Prince Hamlet struggles over whether or not he should kill his uncle, whom he suspects has murdered his father, the former king.

Writer: William Shakespeare | Director: Laurence Olivier | Stars: Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, John Laurie, Esmond Knight

4. No Room at the Inn (1948)

63 min | Drama

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writers: Ivan Foxwell, Joan Temple, Dylan Thomas | Director: Daniel Birt | Stars: Freda Jackson, Joy Shelton, Hermione Baddeley, Joan Dowling

5. BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950–1959)

Drama

7.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Series of television plays performed live.

Stars: Brian Rix, Victor Platt, Peter Cushing, Michael Brennan

6. Brighton Rock (1947)

92 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Pinkie Brown is a small-town hoodlum whose gang runs a protection racket based at Brighton race course. When Pinkie orders the murder of a rival, Fred, the police believe it to be suicide. ... See full summary »

Writers: Graham Greene, Terence Rattigan | Director: John Boulting | Stars: Richard Attenborough, Hermione Baddeley, William Hartnell, Harcourt Williams

7. The Chronicle History of King Henry the Fift with His Battell Fought at Agincourt in France (1944)

TV-G | 137 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Adaptation of Shakespeare's history play in which the young Henry V seeks to conquer France.

Writer: William Shakespeare | Director: Laurence Olivier | Stars: Laurence Olivier, Robert Newton, Leslie Banks, Felix Aylmer

8. The Flying Eye (1955)

53 min | Comedy, Family

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Colonel Audacious is an inventor and with the help of his young assistant, Barnstuffer, he invents a model aeroplane with a TV camera attached that can then fly around revealing all sorts ... See full summary »

Writers: Darrell Catling, John Newton Chance, William C. Hammond, Ken Hughes | Director: William C. Hammond | Stars: David Hannaford, Julia Lockwood, Harcourt Williams, Ivan Craig

9. The Magic Box (1951)

118 min | Biography, Drama

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The story of William Friese-Greene, a British inventor who (this film would have you think) made the first movie camera.

Writers: Ray Allister, Eric Ambler | Director: John Boulting | Stars: Robert Donat, Maria Schell, Renée Asherson, Richard Attenborough

10. Around the World in Eighty Days (1956)

TV-G | 175 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Adaptation of Jules Verne's novel about a Victorian Englishman who bets that with the new steamships and railways he can do what the title says.

Writers: James Poe, John Farrow, S.J. Perelman, Jules Verne | Director: Michael Anderson | Stars: David Niven, Cantinflas, Finlay Currie, Robert Morley

11. The Gay Lady (1949)

Passed | 91 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

In the 1890s Trottie True moves from bit theatre parts to stardom and from balloonist Sid Skinner to more prominent men. Later on she wonders if Sid wasn't better after all and seeks to ... See full summary »

Writers: S.J. Simon, Caryl Brahms, Denis Freeman | Director: Brian Desmond Hurst | Stars: Jean Kent, James Donald, Hugh Sinclair, Lana Morris

12. The Obsessed (1952)

78 min | Mystery, Drama

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

When a sickly Victorian woman dies suddenly, a postmortem reveals that her body contains a fatal dose of arsenic. Suspicion falls on her husband and her companion, who are lovers. Inspector... See full summary »

Writers: William Dinnie, David Evans, Charles Frank, Charles Frank, William Murum | Director: Maurice Elvey | Stars: David Farrar, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Roland Culver, Jean Cadell

13. Cage of Gold (1950)

83 min | Crime, Drama

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A young bride believes her husband has been killed. After a suitable period of mourning, she re-marries. But then her "dead" husband comes back and tries to extort money from her.

Writers: Paul L. Stein, Jack Whittingham, Jack Whittington | Director: Basil Dearden | Stars: Jean Simmons, David Farrar, James Donald, Herbert Lom

14. Quentin Durward (1955)

Approved | 103 min | Action, Adventure, History

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A Scottish knight in France to facilitate a marriage between a rich and beautiful countess and his aging uncle becomes involved in court intrigue.

Writers: Robert Ardrey, George Froeschel | Director: Richard Thorpe | Stars: Robert Taylor, Kay Kendall, Robert Morley, George Cole

15. Vice Versa (1948)

111 min | Comedy

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Businessman Paul Bultitude is sending his son Dick to a boarding school. While holding a magic stone from India, he wishes that he could be young again. His wish is immediately fulfilled ... See full summary »

Writers: F. Anstey, Peter Ustinov | Director: Peter Ustinov | Stars: Roger Livesey, Kay Walsh, Petula Clark, David Hutcheson

16. For Them That Trespass (1949)

Approved | 95 min | Crime, Drama

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

"Cristy" Drew, an aspiring young writer, trying to broaden his experience, gets involved with "Frankie" Ketchen and her two suitors, Herb Logan and Jim Heal. One night, Jim finds "Frankie" ... See full summary »

Writers: Ernest Raymond, J. Lee Thompson, William Douglas-Home | Director: Alberto Cavalcanti | Stars: Richard Todd, Patricia Plunkett, Stephen Murray, Michael Laurence

17. Eye Witness (1950)

94 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Adam Hayward (Robert Montgomery), a successful New York City defense lawyer, receives a cable that the British war buddy who saved his life at Anzio Beach is now in trouble with the law in ... See full summary »

Writers: Hugo Butler, Ian McLellan Hunter, William Douglas-Home | Director: Robert Montgomery | Stars: Robert Montgomery, Leslie Banks, Felix Aylmer, Andrew Cruickshank

18. The Lost People (1949)

89 min | Drama, War

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Set in a German theatre after the Second World War, two British soldiers are holding a disparate and hostile band of refugees (displaced persons) in this theatre, prior to returning them to... See full summary »

Writer: Bridget Boland | Directors: Muriel Box, Bernard Knowles | Stars: Dennis Price, Mai Zetterling, Richard Attenborough, Siobhan McKenna

19. Under Capricorn (1949)

Approved | 117 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A young gentleman goes to Australia where he reunites with his now married childhood sweetheart, only to find out she has become an alcoholic and harbors dark secrets.

Writers: John Colton, Margaret Linden, Helen Simpson, Hume Cronyn, James Bridie | Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Ingrid Bergman, Joseph Cotten, Michael Wilding, Margaret Leighton

20. Terror on a Train (1953)

Approved | 72 min | Thriller

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

When a terrorist plants a bomb on board a train, the police call in an army bomb disposal expert to find, and dismantle it, but after it has been made safe, he has another shock in store.

Writer: Kem Bennett | Director: Ted Tetzlaff | Stars: Glenn Ford, Anne Vernon, Maurice Denham, Harcourt Williams

21. Green Grow the Rushes (1951)

77 min | Comedy, Thriller

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A group of enterprising smugglers make use of an ancient charter to smuggle brandy into the southern coast of England. When their ship is seized it looks like they are in trouble until the ... See full summary »

Writers: Howard Clewes, Derek N. Twist | Director: Derek N. Twist | Stars: Roger Livesey, Honor Blackman, Richard Burton, Frederick Leister

22. BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950–1959)
Episode: The Lady's Not for Burning (1950)

Drama

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A war and world weary soldier tries to talk a witch-hunting cleric into hanging him; he is shaken from his quest for death when the beautiful Jennet is also committed for hanging as a witch.

Writer: Christopher Fry | Stars: Richard Burton, Alec Clunes, Pamela Brown, David Evans

23. Third Time Lucky (1949)

90 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A gambler falls in love with a naive young girl. He thinks she is bringing him good luck. Then his main gambling rival arrives and he desires the girl as well ...

Writer: Gerald Butler | Director: Gordon Parry | Stars: Glynis Johns, Dermot Walsh, Charles Goldner, Harcourt Williams

24. On the High Road (1938 TV Movie)

30 min

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writer: Anton Chekhov | Stars: Felix Aylmer, Harcourt Williams, Maurice Denham, Drusilla Wills

25. The Master Builder (1950 TV Movie)

105 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writers: William Archer, Edmund Gosse, Henrik Ibsen | Stars: Roger Livesey, Catherine Lacey, Adina Mandlová, Jill Balcon

26. The Rising Sun (1939 TV Movie)

85 min

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writers: Herman Heijermans, Christopher St. John | Stars: Harcourt Williams, Deidre Doyle, Josephine Wilson, Laurence Hanray

27. Sea Fever (1946 TV Movie)

50 min

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writer: Jan Bussell | Director: Denis Johnston | Stars: Trevor Denis, David Enders, Wilfred Fletcher, Don Gemmell

28. The Frog Prince (1950 TV Movie)

20 min | Drama, Family

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writer: Harcourt Williams | Stars: Pat Field, Warren Hearnden, Alan Judd, Peter Rendall

29. Music at Night (1952 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writers: Michael Macowan, J.B. Priestley | Stars: Jean Cadell, Geoffrey Keen, Rachel Gurney, Joan Carol

30. Thérèse Raquin (1950 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writer: Émile Zola | Stars: Sonia Dresdel, Nancy Price, Brian Oulton, David Greene

31. The Bishop's Treasure (1952 TV Movie)

30 min | Drama, Family

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writer: Victor Hugo | Stars: Patrick Crean, Winifred Hill, Diarmuid Kelly, Susan Richmond

32. The Blakes Slept Here (1953)

36 min | Short, History

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Illustrating a hundred years of social change through the history of a London house belonging to a typical middle-class family - the Blakes

Writers: Jacques B. Brunius, Roy Plomley | Director: Jacques B. Brunius | Stars: David King-Wood, Dorothy Gordon, Peter Coke, Ursula Howells

34. BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950–1959)
Episode: Romeo and Juliet (1955)

Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writers: Dallas Bower, William Shakespeare | Director: Harold Clayton | Stars: Tony Britton, Virginia McKenna, Flora Robson, Michael Brennan

35. BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950–1959)
Episode: The Admirable Crichton (1950)

105 min | Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A group of people are shipwrecked when their yacht runs around on a South Pacific island. The usable hierarchy in a upper-class British family breaks down quickly when it becomes apparent ... See full summary »

Writer: J.M. Barrie | Stars: Raymond Huntley, Jean Compton, Joan Hopkins, Alvys Maben

36. BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950–1959)
Episode: The Captive (1954)

45 min | Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writers: Arthur Mayne, Henri Mayne, Alwyne Whatsley, David Fisher, Luigi Pirandello | Director: Brandon Acton-Bond | Stars: Harcourt Williams, Patience Collier, Michael Malhide, Ann Gow

37. Rheingold Theatre (1953–1957)
Episode: The Hideaway (1955)

Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writer: Stanley Mann | Director: Arthur Crabtree | Stars: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Harcourt Williams, Dorothy Alison, Mandy Miller