Tag: Michael Redgrave

Thunder Rock | 1942 | Michael Redgrave, Barbara Mullen

The Boultings, who were taken out of army service by the MOI to film this propagandist play, give credit to Mutz Greenbaum for achieving the necessary effects on screen with the ghostly figures. The action takes place in a lighthouse (built at a...

Kipps | 1941 | Michael Redgrave, Diana Wynyard,

At the turn of the 20th Century, HG Wells turned from writing futuristic sci-fi to more down to earth accounts of British society. In Kipps, he draws on his own experiences of Britain’s class-ridden social structure to provide an entertaining...

The Innocents | 1961 | Deborah Kerr, Peter Wyngarde,

A wonderfully chilly adaptation of Henry James’s ‘The Turn of the Screw’ starring Deborah Kerr. She plays naive young Miss Giddens, who lands a seemingly easy job in a huge country house as governess. However, she soon comes to...

The Dam Busters | 1955 | Richard Todd, Michael Redgrave

With the war won, the British film industry began the action replays, showing in minute detail how Our Boys gave Jerry a sound thrashing. The exploits of 617 squadron were ripe for such treatment. In one of the most celebrated raids of the war, they...

Go-Between, The | 1971 | Julie Christie, Alan Bates

This bittersweet romantic drama, equal parts love story and reflection on British class differences, stars Michael Redgrave as a middle-aged man in reverie of his youth on a country estate. Flashing back to a chapter from his past, aging bachelor...

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