John Guillermin Movies

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1. High Jinks in Society (1949)

78 min | Comedy

After foiling a robbery, Ben, a window cleaner is hired by Lady Bar-Nunn to guard her valuables. A comedy based on class divisions and snobbery.

Directors: John Guillermin, Robert Jordan Hill | Stars: Ben Wrigley, Barbara Shaw, Moore Marriott, Basil Appleby

2. Paper Gallows (1950)

Approved | 68 min | Crime, Thriller

A story of two brothers, both writers of crime novels, one a fine, upstanding gentleman and the other a moody, neurotic, psychopath. The other is determined to create a 'faked' version of a... See full summary »

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Dermot Walsh, Rona Anderson, John Bentley, Michael Martin Harvey

Votes: 19

3. Smart Alec (II) (1951)

58 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

A bizarre attempt at a humorous murder mystery. A fat rich man snoozing on a balcony is bludgeoned to death while the Smart Alec of the title has one of the dumbest alibis ever. Antics from... See full summary »

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Peter Reynolds, Leslie Dwyer, Edward Lexy, Kynaston Reeves

Votes: 59

4. Two on the Tiles (1951)

73 min | Comedy

A smarmy butler blackmails his two employers after they both make minor indiscretions.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Herbert Lom, Hugh McDermott, Brenda Bruce, Humphrey Lestocq

Votes: 28

5. Four Days (1951)

55 min | Drama

The bored wife of a business man has an affair with one of his employees.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Hugh McDermott, Kathleen Byron, Peter Reynolds, Gordon McLeod

Votes: 31

6. Bachelor in Paris (1952)

83 min | Comedy

English businessman in Paris battles a French count for the heart of a cabaret artist.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Dennis Price, Anne Vernon, Mischa Auer, Hermione Baddeley

Votes: 42

7. Miss Robin Hood (1952)

Approved | 76 min | Comedy, Crime

Henry Wrigley is happy writing stories for a children's' comic. Then he meets Miss Honey, who encourages him to go into minor crime.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Margaret Rutherford, Richard Hearne, Edward Lexy, Fanny Rowe

Votes: 171

8. Operation Diplomat (1953)

70 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Doctor Fenton is abducted and forced to operate on a mysterious figure. Meanwhile, Inspector Austin investigates the murder of Fenton's assistant. All this has something to do with a missing diplomat.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Guy Rolfe, Lisa Daniely, Patricia Dainton, Sydney Tafler

Votes: 104

9. Adventure in the Hopfields (1954)

60 min | Adventure, Family

A little girl accidentally breaks her mother's favourite ornament and goes hop-picking to replace it.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Mandy Miller, Hilda Fenemore, Russell Waters, Harold Lang

Votes: 66

10. Shop Spoiled (1954)

82 min | Drama

One day in the lives and loves of the staff in a large department store.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Joan Rice, Josephine Griffin, Freda Jackson, Patricia Marmont

Votes: 100

11. Thunderstorm (1956)

84 min | Drama

A beautiful slim blonde named Maria is saved from the sea by some fishermen. They take her to their small village and quickly start lusting after her. This leads to infighting and soon all hell breaks loose.

Directors: John Guillermin, Alfonso Acebal | Stars: Carlos Thompson, Linda Christian, Charles Korvin, Garry Thorne

Votes: 30

12. Town on Trial (1957)

Approved | 96 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

At a local tennis club in a posh London suburb, an attractive but flirty young woman is murdered, prompting a Scotland Yard investigation.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: John Mills, Charles Coburn, Barbara Bates, Derek Farr

Votes: 404

13. The Whole Truth (1958)

84 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

A movie executive is framed for the murder of his beautiful promiscuous leading lady by her jealous, estranged husband.

Directors: John Guillermin, Dan Cohen | Stars: Stewart Granger, Donna Reed, George Sanders, Gianna Maria Canale

Votes: 274

14. Hell, Heaven or Hoboken (1958)

101 min | Drama, History, War

During WW2, a British actor impersonates Field Marshal Montgomery in order to confuse German intelligence.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: M.E. Clifton James, John Mills, Cecil Parker, Patrick Allen

Votes: 954

15. Tarzan's Greatest Adventure (1959)

Approved | 88 min | Action, Adventure

Four British villains raid a settlement to obtain explosives for use in a diamond mine. In doing so they nearly destroy the settlement, so and Tarzan pursues them to their mine.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Gordon Scott, Anthony Quayle, Sara Shane, Niall MacGinnis

Votes: 942

16. The Day They Robbed the Bank of England (1960)

Approved | 85 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

In 1901, a group of IRA members decides to rob the Bank of England in order to finance their movement and to embarrass the British government.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Aldo Ray, Elizabeth Sellars, Peter O'Toole, Kieron Moore

Votes: 628

17. Never Let Go (1960)

Not Rated | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

A cosmetic salesman sets out to prove to himself and his wife that he is not a failure.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Richard Todd, Peter Sellers, Elizabeth Sellars, Adam Faith

Votes: 871

18. Waltz of the Toreadors (1962)

Not Rated | 105 min | Comedy

This is the end of a glorious military career: General Leo Fitzjohn retires to his Sussex manor where he will write his memoirs. Unfortunately, his private life is a disaster: a confirmed ... See full summary »

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Peter Sellers, Dany Robin, Margaret Leighton, John Fraser

Votes: 569

19. Tarzan Goes to India (1962)

Not Rated | 88 min | Action, Adventure

Summoned by an Indian princess, Tarzan travels to India where hundreds of wild elephants are in danger. A company is building a hydroelectric dam and the contractors have only a few weeks ... See full summary »

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Jock Mahoney, Leo Gordon, Mark Dana, Feroz Khan

Votes: 378

20. Guns at Batasi (1964)

Approved | 103 min | Drama, History, War

An anachronistic martinet RSM on a remote Colonial African army caught in a local coup d'etat must use his experience to defend those in his care.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Richard Attenborough, Jack Hawkins, Flora Robson, John Leyton

Votes: 1,143

21. Rapture (1965)

104 min | Drama

Agnes, a lonely teenage girl, and her father befriend an escaped convict, named Joseph, who arrives at their farm in Brittany, France. When Joseph develops an attraction to Agnes, her father threatens to break up the union.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Melvyn Douglas, Patricia Gozzi, Dean Stockwell, Gunnel Lindblom

Votes: 546

22. The Blue Max (1966)

Approved | 156 min | Action, Drama, Romance

A young pilot in the German air force of 1918, disliked as lower-class and unchivalrous, tries ambitiously to earn the medal offered for 20 kills.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: George Peppard, James Mason, Ursula Andress, Jeremy Kemp

Votes: 5,687

23. P.J. (1968)

Approved | 109 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

Private eye P.J. is reluctant when he gets a new job: he shall protect Maureen Preble, mistress of millionaire Orbeson, mainly from attacks by his wife and her greedy family. In truth ... See full summary »

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: George Peppard, Raymond Burr, Gayle Hunnicutt, Brock Peters

Votes: 189

24. House of Cards (1968)

G | 105 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

In 1960s Paris, an American boxer stumbles upon an international fascist conspiracy that aims to create a new world order.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: George Peppard, Inger Stevens, Orson Welles, Keith Michell

Votes: 404

25. The Bridge at Remagen (1969)

R | 115 min | Action, Drama, War

As the Allied armies close in, the Germans decide to blow up the last Rhine bridge, trapping their own men on the wrong side. But will it happen?

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: George Segal, Robert Vaughn, Ben Gazzara, Bradford Dillman

Votes: 7,519

26. El Condor (1970)

R | 102 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

The El Condor, the fabled Mexican stronghold rumoured to contain Emperor Maximilian's mythical reserves in gold, will attract two adventurous fortune seekers, who with eyes gleaming with desire, will shortly know that only fools rush in.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Jim Brown, Lee Van Cleef, Patrick O'Neal, Marianna Hill

Votes: 859

27. Skyjacked (1972)

PG | 101 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

A crazed Vietnam vet bomber hijacks a Boeing 707 in this disaster film filled with the usual early '70s stereotypes, and demands to be taken to Russia.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Charlton Heston, James Brolin, Yvette Mimieux, Claude Akins

Votes: 1,483

28. Shaft in Africa (1973)

R | 112 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

P.I. John Shaft is recruited to go undercover to break up a modern slavery ring where young Africans are lured to Paris to do chain-gang work.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Richard Roundtree, Frank Finlay, Vonetta McGee, Neda Arneric

Votes: 2,105

Follows along the lines of a James Bond thriller.

29. The Towering Inferno (1974)

PG | 165 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

69 Metascore

At the opening party of a colossal, but poorly constructed, office building, a massive fire breaks out that threatens to destroy the tower and everyone in it.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Paul Newman, Steve McQueen, William Holden, Faye Dunaway

Votes: 34,545 | Gross: $116.00M

The Towering Inferno is a brawny blockbuster of a movie, by far the best of the mid-1970s wave of disaster films.

30. King Kong (1976)

PG | 134 min | Adventure, Horror

61 Metascore

A petroleum exploration expedition comes to an isolated island and encounters a colossal giant gorilla.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Jeff Bridges, Charles Grodin, Jessica Lange, John Randolph

Votes: 26,487 | Gross: $52.61M

King Kong represents a significant visual upgrade over the original, but falls short of its classic predecessor in virtually every other respect.

31. Death on the Nile (1978)

PG | 140 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

As Hercule Poirot enjoys a luxurious cruise down the Nile, a newlywed heiress is found murdered on board. Can Poirot identify the killer before the ship reaches the end of its journey?

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Peter Ustinov, Mia Farrow, Simon MacCorkindale, Jane Birkin

Votes: 23,845

Death on the Nile is a fine entertainment that is lovely to look at and easy to enjoy.

32. Mr. Patman (1980)

R | 97 min | Drama

A male nurse working the night shift at a psychiatric hospital begins to lose his own grip on reality.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: James Coburn, Kate Nelligan, Fionnula Flanagan, Leslie Carlson

Votes: 74

33. Sheena (1984)

PG | 117 min | Adventure, Fantasy

Sheena grew up in the African wild, raised by a mystical witch woman. When her foster mother is framed for a murder Sheena is forced to flee, helped by her ability to talk to animals and her knowledge of the jungle.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Tanya Roberts, Ted Wass, Donovan Scott, Elizabeth of Toro

Votes: 3,844 | Gross: $5.78M

An earnest mid-80s attempt to bring a comic-book heroine to life in ways that make Halle Berry's Catwoman look like Anne Hathaway's Catwoman.

34. King Kong Lives (1986)

PG-13 | 105 min | Action, Adventure

32 Metascore

Kong falls from the twin towers and he appears to be alive. However, his heart is failing, so it's replaced with an artificial one. All is well until he senses that there's a female Kong somewhere out there and escapes wreaking havoc.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Brian Kerwin, Linda Hamilton, Peter Elliott, George Antoni

Votes: 4,716 | Gross: $4.71M

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