Films de Kathleen Byron

Saving Private Ryan
  • Saving Private Ryan (1998)
  • Drama, History, War
  • As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger captain John Miller and seven men are tasked with penetrating German-held territory and bringing the boy home.
  • Bande annonce  
Saving Private Ryan 1998
The Elephant Man
  • The Elephant Man (1980)
  • Drama, History
  • A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man being mistreated by his "owner" as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous façade, there is revealed a person of great intelligence and sensitivity. Based on the true story of Joseph Merrick (called John Merrick in the film), a severely deformed man in 19th century London.
  • Bande annonce  
The Elephant Man 1980
Black Narcissus
  • Black Narcissus (1947)
  • Drama
  • After opening a convent in the Himalayas, five nuns encounter conflict and tension as they attempt to adapt to their remote, exotic surroundings.
  • Bande annonce  
Black Narcissus 1947
A Matter of Life and Death
  • A Matter of Life and Death (1946)
  • Fantasy, Drama, Romance
  • When a young airman miraculously survives bailing out of his aeroplane without a parachute, he falls in love with an American radio operator. But the officials in the other world realise their mistake, and despatch an angel to collect him.
  • Bande annonce  
A Matter of Life and Death 1946
  • Emma (1996)
  • Drama, Comedy, Romance
  • Emma Woodhouse is a congenial young lady who delights in meddling in other people’s affairs. She is perpetually trying to unite men and women who are utterly wrong for each other. Despite her interest in romance, Emma is clueless about her own feelings, and her relationship with gentle Mr. Knightly.
  • Bande annonce  
Emma 1996
Night of the Eagle
  • Night of the Eagle (1962)
  • Drama, Horror
  • A skeptical college professor discovers that his wife has been practicing magic for years. Like the learned, rational fellow he is, he forces her to destroy all her magical charms and protective devices, and stop that foolishness. He isn't put off by her insistence that his professional rivals are working magic against him, and her protections are necessary to his career and life.
  • Bande annonce  
Night of the Eagle 1962
Nothing But the Night
  • Nothing But the Night (1973)
  • Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
  • Already three trustees of the Van Traylen fund have died during the last months, looking like suicides. However after a mysterious accident of a bus with the last three trustees and 30 orphan kids in it, police colonel Bingham starts investigating. First question is, how came that the dead bus driver is burnt when there was no fire during the accident? Dr. Ashley uses hypnosis to find the truth about the mysterious happenings.
  • Bande annonce  
Nothing But the Night 1973
Twins of Evil
  • Twins of Evil (1971)
  • Horror
  • While dabbling in Satanism, Count Karstein resurrects Mircalla Karnstein who initiates him into vampirism. As a rash of deaths afflicts the village, Gustav the head of Puritan group leads his men to seek out and destroy the pestilence. One of his twin nieces has become inflicted with the witchcraft but Gustav's zeal and venom has trapped the innocent Maria, threatening her with a tortuous execution, whilst Frieda remains free to continue her orgy of evil.
  • Bande annonce  
Twins of Evil 1971
The Small Back Room
  • The Small Back Room (1949)
  • War, Drama, Thriller
  • At the height of World War II, the Germans begin dropping a new type of booby-trapped bomb on England. Sammy Rice, a highly-skilled but haunted bomb-disposal officer, must overcome his personal demons to defeat this new threat.
  • Bande annonce  
The Small Back Room 1949
The Moonstone
  • The Moonstone (1972)
  • Drama
  • Adaptation of the classic novel. A priceless jewel, originally plundered from a Hindu shrine, is presented to Rachel Verinder on her 18th birthday. The jewel goes missing and suspicion falls over the household, threatening to destroy someone close to Rachel's heart.
  • Bande annonce  
The Moonstone 1972
  • Craze (1974)
  • Horror, Crime
  • Jack Palance stars as a demented art dealer & antique-shop owner who performs nightly rituals in honor of the African god Chuku, whom he believes will reward him with unimaginable wealth and power if he merely offers up human sacrifice. His methods are fairly creative, ranging from impalement, slashing and burning, to scaring people to death with an ooga-booga fright mask. But it's all about to blow up in his face...
  • Bande annonce  
Craze 1974
The House in the Square
  • The House in the Square (1951)
  • Drama, Fantasy, Romance
  • Atomic scientist Peter Standish travels back in time to 1784, an era he has read about in his forefather's diaries. He falls in love with his forefather's cousin Helen but his contemporaries of 1784 are perplexed by his strange talk and the odd knowledge he possess.
  • Bande annonce  
The House in the Square 1951
Portrait of a Marriage
  • Portrait of a Marriage (1990)
  • Drama
  • The story of the real-life love affair between Vita Sackville-West and Violet Keppel.
  • Bande annonce  
Portrait of a Marriage 1990
Hand in Hand
  • Hand in Hand (1961)
  • Drama, Family
  • Seven-year-olds Michael and Rachel are best friends who do everything together and who have vowed to remain friends "forever and ever and can't be parted for never and never." Unfortunately, the society that Michael and Rachel live in is one of religious intolerance. The fact that Michael is Irish Catholic and Rachel is Jewish is a point of conflict for just about everyone in the community. When the two young children are made aware of their ideological differences, it begins to tear apart their friendship, and they decide to test whose God is stronger. What they discover is that at the core, their religions really aren't that different from one another: both worship a God of love, not vengeance.
  • Bande annonce  
Hand in Hand 1961
Private Road
  • Private Road (1971)
  • Drama
  • Receptionist Anne’s new relationship with nascent writer Peter is opening her eyes to a new lifestyle, one far removed from her comfortable middle-class background.
  • Bande annonce  
Private Road 1971
Madness of the Heart
  • Madness of the Heart (1949)
  • Romance, Drama
  • A blind Englishwoman weds a French nobleman and moves into his family's chateau, but she quickly realizes someone there wants her out of the way.
  • Bande annonce  
Madness of the Heart 1949
Hedda Gabler
  • Hedda Gabler (1981)
  • Drama
  • Stuck in a loveless marriage to intellectual George Tesman (Denis Lill), the ambitious Hedda Gabler (Diana Rigg) hungers for a life her husband can't provide. Then a former flame, the successful Eilert (Philip Bond), enters the picture, violence and blackmail aren't far behind. Diana Rigg is the manipulative Hedda, who will not or cannot conform to what society considers "normal" for a woman. The arrival of her ex-lover gives her the opportunity to determine someone else's fate.
  • Bande annonce  
Hedda Gabler 1981
Scarlet Thread
  • Scarlet Thread (1951)
  • Drama
  • Tale of Cambridge college exploits of two smash-and-grab thieves on the run.
  • Bande annonce  
Scarlet Thread 1951
Hell Is Sold Out
  • Hell Is Sold Out (1951)
  • Drama
  • A supposedly dead writer suddenly turns up to confront the young woman who is using his penname.
  • Bande annonce  
Hell Is Sold Out 1951
The Young Mr. Pitt
  • The Young Mr. Pitt (1942)
  • Drama, History
  • This biopic tells the story of the life of Pitt The Younger, who became Prime Minister of Great Britain at the age of 24.
  • Bande annonce  
The Young Mr. Pitt 1942
The Gambler and the Lady
  • The Gambler and the Lady (1952)
  • Crime, Thriller, Drama
  • A greedy but successful professional gambler wants to join the British Establishment when he falls in love with a blue-blooded lady. But first he must mend his ways and then dump his nightclub singer girl friend. She's not so easy to get rid of, neither is his past.
  • Bande annonce  
The Gambler and the Lady 1952
The Abdication
  • The Abdication (1974)
  • Drama, History
  • Queen Christina of Sweden (1626-1689) abdicates and travels to Rome to embrace the Catholic church.
  • Bande annonce  
The Abdication 1974
Young Bess
  • Young Bess (1953)
  • Drama, History, Romance
  • The mother died under the executioner's axe; the daughter rose to become England's greatest monarch -- the brilliant and cunning Queen Elizabeth I. Jean Simmons portrays young Bess in this rich tapestry of a film that traces the tumultuous, danger-fraught years from Elizabeth's birth to her unexpected ascension to the throne at a mere 25. Charles Laughton reprises his Academy Award®-winning* role as her formidable father Henry VIII. Deborah Kerr plays her last stepmother (and Henry's last of six wives), gentle Catherine Parr. And Simmons' then real-life husband, Stewart Granger, adds heroics as Lord Admiral Thomas Seymour. In a resplendent world of adventure, romance and court intrigue, Young Bess reigns.
  • Bande annonce  
Young Bess 1953
Prelude to Fame
  • Prelude to Fame (1950)
  • Drama
  • Prelude to Fame is a 1950 British drama film directed by Fergus McDonell from a story by Aldous Huxley. While vacationing in Italy, Nick Morell (Robin Dowell), son of John Morell (Guy Rolfe), a famous English philosopher and amateur musician and his wife Catherine (Kathleen Ryan), becomes friendly with young Guido (Jeremy Spenser), and Morell discovers the boy has an extraordinary instinct for orchestration and a phenomenal music memory. A neighboring couple, Signor and Signora Boudini (Henry Oscar and Kathleen Byron) become aware of the boy's talents, and she appeals to his parents to let her educate him musically. Torn by their love for their son and, they feel,the duty to let the world hear his talent, they consent.
  • Bande annonce  
Prelude to Fame 1950
Tom Brown's Schooldays
  • Tom Brown's Schooldays (1951)
  • Drama
  • When Tom Brown (John Howard Davies) arrives at Rugby boarding school, he’s mercilessly tormented by the school’s evil bully, Flashman (John Forrest). With the help of his friend East (John Charlesworth), plucky Brown devises a plan to get back at Flashman; in the meantime, he’s asked to look out for a timid new student (Glyn Dearman), whose life is accidentally put in peril during a school race.
  • Bande annonce  
Tom Brown's Schooldays 1951
Four Days
  • Four Days (1951)
  • Drama
  • A melodrama adapted from a play concerning the neglected wife of a financially embarrassed business man. Attempted suicide, forgery, fights and blackmail all in four days!
  • Bande annonce  
Four Days 1951