Tag: John Boulting

Lucky Jim | 1957 | Ian Carmichael, Terry-Thomas

Not really a good adaptation, considering Kingsley Amis’s superior satiric novel, this take by the Boulting Brothers ditches the book’s finer points in favour of farce and plenty of physical humour. Nevertheless, judged on its own...

Brighton Rock | 1947 | Richard Attenborough, Carol Marsh

Brighton Rock takes the US noir thriller formula and blends it with a striking vision of the British seaside town in the 1930s. This isn’t the place of innocent days out, but rather "another Brighton of dark alleyways and festering slums...

Rotten to the Core | 1965 | Charlotte Rampling, Anton Rodgers

A gang of inept crooks, led by Anton Rodgers as The Duke, set up a fake health clinic in an elaborate attempt to rob an army payroll worth £3million, but find their caper foiled by a hypochondriac police officer, played by Thorley Walters. cast...

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