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Cast (feature film)

1.
Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff (Do Not Use) (2011)
Oscar-winning cinematographer Jack Cardiff had a career that spanned nine decades of moving pictures, providing a number of timeless classics such as "The African Queen" and "The Red Shoes". Through his pioneering use of Technicolor photography, his work behind the camera altered the look of films p

Sound (feature film)

2.
White Hunter Black Heart (1990)
A filmmaker travels to Africa to shoot a movie but becomes obsessed with hunting elephants.
3.
Havana (1990)
Political drama surrounding events in Cuba just prior to the Castro regime in 1958, when a high stakes gambler falls in love with the wife of a revolutionary.
4.
Dangerous Liaisons (1988)
Set in pre-revolutionary France, an upper-class gentleman makes a wager with his ex-lover that he can seduce a virtuous woman.
5.
Gorillas in the Mist (1988) as Sound Recording Mixer
Nature lover Dian Fossey risks her life to study and protect gorillas in the wild.
6.
Hope and Glory (1987) as Sound Recording Mixer
A young boy grows up in World War II London during the Blitz.
7.
Steaming (1985) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
8.
9.
Corn Is Green, The (1979)
In this remake of the 1944 Bette Davis movie, reuniting Katharine Hepburn and director George Cukor for the tenth time in forty-seven years (he directed her in her first movie, "A Bill of Divorcement," in 1932), Lilly Moffat, the strong-willed spinster teacher, goes again on her mission to educate t
10.
Lady Vanishes, The (1979) as Sound
On an express train travelling through pre-World War II Germany, American heiress Amanda Kelly (Cybill Shepherd) befriends a cute old nanny, Miss Froy (Angela Lansbury). But when Miss Froy disappears, everyone Amanda questions denies having ever seen her. Eventually Amanda persuades American photographer Robert Condon (Elliot Gould) to help her search the train, during which they discover that Miss Froy wasn't quite what she seemed.
11.
Joseph Andrews (1977) as Sound
12.
Akenfield (1974) as Sound
13.
Glass Menagerie, The (1973)
Katharine Hepburn made her television acting debut in this poetic adaptation of Tennessee Williams' wistful play about the memories and hopes of the Wingfield family during the 1930s. Filmed once before in 1950 with Gertrude Lawrence in the role of Amanda, this version offered Emmy Award-winning per
14.
15.
Frenzy (1972) as Sound Mixer
When a temperamental man''''s ex-wife falls victim to a serial killer, he becomes the number one suspect.
16.
The Go-Between (1971) as Sound Recording
A young man carries letters between an aristocratic young woman and the groundskeeper he idolizes.
17.
Oh! What a Lovely War (1969) as Sp sd eff
This film offers a series of vignettes based on British involvement in World War I, as seen through the eyes of a working-class family.
18.
The Charge of the Light Brigade (1968) as Sound
Snobbery and bad politics lead to military disaster during the Crimean War.
19.
Charlie Bubbles (1968) as Sound Recording
A successful, married businessman grows bored with his life and begins an affair with his younger secretary.
20.
Morgan! (1966) as Sound Recording
An eccentric artist wages an all-out campaign to stop his ex-wife from remarrying.
21.
Mademoiselle (1966) as Sound
A sexually repressed school teacher releases her pent up passions in a series of shocking crimes.
22.
Darling (1965) as Sound Recording
A young beauty sacrifices love and happiness to become an international celebrity.
23.
The Pumpkin Eater (1964) as Sound Recording
A woman drifts through multiple marriages in search of stability.
24.
Tom Jones (1963) as Sound Recording
In this adaptation of Henry Fielding's novel, a country boy in 18th-century England becomes a playboy.
25.
Billy Liar (1963) as Sd mix
An emotionally stunted clerk retreats into his fantasies.
26.
Mysterious Island (1961) as Sound Recording
Escaped Civil War POWs end up on an island populated by giant animals.
27.
Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (1961) as Sound
A factory worker lives for the chance to have fun on the weekends.
28.
Sons and Lovers (1960) as Sound Mixer
The son of a working-class British mining family has dreams of pursuing an art career, but when he strikes up an affair with an older woman from the town it enrages his jealous mother.
29.
Happy Is the Bride (1958) as Sound
In a quiet summer corner of Wiltshire that is forever England, David and Janet decide to tie the knot. Unfortunately this is the cue for everyone else to take over proceedings, to the dismay of the couple and the increasing despair of Janet's father. One way or another the wedding - if there is one - is going to be an unforgettable occasion.
30.
The Key (1958) as Sound
The key to a woman's apartment may hold bad luck for her lovers.
31.
The Story of Esther Costello (1957) as Sd recordist
A bitter divorcee works to educate a deaf and blind girl.
32.
Blue Murder at St. Trinian's (1957) as Sound Recording
To further the aims of the St Trinian's Marriage Bureau run by Flash Harry, the school contrives to win a competition with a European "Goodwill" trip as prize, to the horror of the Ministry of Education. Joe Mangan, father of a sixth former and hiding out at the school after a Hatton Garden diamond robbery, is persuaded to travel with the girls as their new headmistress, leaving the real one trussed up in the belfry. At least her arrival had allowed the remains of the Army unit sent in to keep order to evacuate.
33.
Let's Make Up (1956) as Sound Recording
A young entertainer, Carole Beaumont (Anna Neagle), is wooed by actor-producer Charles King (David Farrar) but, uncertain of her feelings, she resists his attentions. During an air raid, a bomb explosion rocks the cafe and Carole is knocked unconscious. In her confused state, fantasies flash through her mind, and she seems to become Nell Gwyn of Old Drury, with Charles King looking very much like King Charles. Recovering, she is advised by her doctor to take a rest in the country and, there,another beau, Albert Gutman (Peter Graves), prompts his grandmother, Lady Drayton (Helen Haye), to invite Carole to their family home at Windsor. She accepts and telephones Charles but hangs up when his phone is answered by a female voice. Looking out on Windsor Castle, she sees herself as the young Queen Victoria and Albert as Prince Albert. Influenced by her day-dream, she accepts Albert's proposal. Charles arrives to tell her that all arrangements are made for her to leave with him and the company for Burma, but she refuses saying she will never marry an actor. Barmaid Kate (Kathleen Harrison) tells Charles why Carole feels the way she does about actors: Carole's mother, Lillian Grey (Anna Neagle), was with a touring show in 1913 when the handsome star, John Beaumont (Errol Flynn) raised her from the chorus to be his partner in his first West End show. They were a success, fell in love and were married. But the war soon took Beau off to Flanders and Lillian was left to become a great star on her own. Carole was born in wartime, but saw little of her busy mother.
34.
Summertime (1955) as Sound Recording
A schoolteacher is surprised to find love on a Venetian vacation.
35.
Trouble in the Glen (1954) as Sound Recording
Major Jim "Lance" Lansing (Forrest Tucker), an American ex-pilot of the U.S. Air Corps, returns to Scotland after the war and finds much trouble in the glen where he settles because of the high-handed activites of the local laird, Sanin Mengues (Orson Welles), a wealthy South American who, with his daughter Marilla (Margaret Lockwood), has returned to the land of his forefathers. Led by Lansing, the people eventually prevail upon Mengues to restore peace to the glen, but not before a brutish fight between Lansing and Parlan (Victor McLaglen), the Mengues foreman.
36.
Trent's Last Case (1953) as Sound
A police detective on the verge of retirement investigates a socialite accused of murdering her wealthy husband.
37.
The Beggar's Opera (1953) as Sd recordist
A jailed thief creates an opera based on his exploits.
38.
Laughing Anne (1953) as Sound Recording
39.
Calling Bulldog Drummond (1951) as Sound
The British sleuth comes out of retirement to help catch a band of thieves armed with military weapons.
40.
Night and the City (1950) as Sound Recording
A London hustler has ambitious plans that never work out.
41.
Under Capricorn (1949) as Sound Recording
Newly arrived in Australia, a man discovers his childhood love is now an alcoholic.
42.
Black Magic (1949) as Sound
Hypnotist uses his powers for revenge against King Louis XV's court.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

43.
Gorillas in the Mist (1988)
Nature lover Dian Fossey risks her life to study and protect gorillas in the wild.
44.
Hope and Glory (1987)
A young boy grows up in World War II London during the Blitz.
45.
Out Of Africa (1985)
True life story of Karen Blixen, a woman trapped in a loveless marriage, who finds happiness with an adventurer.
46.
Steaming (1985)
47.
Corn Is Green, The (1979)
In this remake of the 1944 Bette Davis movie, reuniting Katharine Hepburn and director George Cukor for the tenth time in forty-seven years (he directed her in her first movie, "A Bill of Divorcement," in 1932), Lilly Moffat, the strong-willed spinster teacher, goes again on her mission to educate t
48.
Lady Vanishes, The (1979)
On an express train travelling through pre-World War II Germany, American heiress Amanda Kelly (Cybill Shepherd) befriends a cute old nanny, Miss Froy (Angela Lansbury). But when Miss Froy disappears, everyone Amanda questions denies having ever seen her. Eventually Amanda persuades American photographer Robert Condon (Elliot Gould) to help her search the train, during which they discover that Miss Froy wasn't quite what she seemed.
49.
Absolution (1978)
At a Catholic public school, Benjamin Stanfield is tired of being the teacher's pet and decides to play a practical joke on his form master Father Goddard. In confession, Stanfield tells Goddard that he has accidentally murdered his friend Blakey and buried him in the forest. When Goddard investigates the matter, he finds a buried scarecrow. Goddard is outraged, but, due to the seal of confession, he knows he cannot expel Stanfield. Shortly after, Stanfield once again enters the confession booth, telling Goddard that what before was a practical joke, he has now made happen. In disbelief, Goddard once again goes to the forest to investigate the matter. This time, he discovers Blakey's dead body. The plot soon thickens as Stanfield's fellow student Arthur Dyson mysteriously disappears. In confession, Stanfield claims to have murdered him too. Outside of confession, he denies everything, leaving Goddard powerless. Confused by murders he is not allowed to talk about, Father Goddard starts to go mad. He eventually murders Stanfield with a spade, only to discover that his pet student never confessed to anything but the initial scarecrow prank. After that, another student, who is a great voice impersonator, decided to take a hideous revenge on Goddard, taking advantage of the confession booth where one whispers and cannot be seen.
50.
51.
Akenfield (1974)
52.
Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of a mysterious businessman during a luxurious train ride.
54.
Happy Is the Bride (1958)
In a quiet summer corner of Wiltshire that is forever England, David and Janet decide to tie the knot. Unfortunately this is the cue for everyone else to take over proceedings, to the dismay of the couple and the increasing despair of Janet's father. One way or another the wedding - if there is one - is going to be an unforgettable occasion.
55.
Blue Murder at St. Trinian's (1957)
To further the aims of the St Trinian's Marriage Bureau run by Flash Harry, the school contrives to win a competition with a European "Goodwill" trip as prize, to the horror of the Ministry of Education. Joe Mangan, father of a sixth former and hiding out at the school after a Hatton Garden diamond robbery, is persuaded to travel with the girls as their new headmistress, leaving the real one trussed up in the belfry. At least her arrival had allowed the remains of the Army unit sent in to keep order to evacuate.

Sound (feature film)

56.
Shadow on the Sun (1988)
A miniseries for CBS detailing the life of Beryl Markham, famed adventurer, pilot, and horse trainer who was linked romantically with some of the most celebrated people of her time.

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