Tag: Bryan Forbes

The Colditz Story | 1955 | John Mills, Ian Carmichael

The real Colditz was a supposedly escape-proof castle, established to house POW’s who had escaped from other camps. Although boasting of its accuracy, The Colditz Story uses Pat Reid’s memoir as the basis for a largely fictitious story...

Whistle Down the Wind | 1961 | Alan Bates, Hayley Mills,

Alan Bates and Hayley Mills star in this enduring childhood fable. Three Lancashire children find a criminal hiding out in their barn and come to believe he’s Jesus Christ Among the most enduring – and most unusual – post-war...

Quatermass II | 1957 | Brian Donlevy, John Longden,

Rampant paranoia and corruption are the order of the day, as Professor Quatermass is ensnared in a sinister high-level alien conspiracy to take over the world. Classic sci-fi sequel from Hammer After the American head of the British space effort...

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