In 1770, a Russian envoy to Venice falls for the princess he is supposed to kidnap.
Raffles, the famous cricketer, is also a compulsive and daring amateur thief.
An Edinburgh professor and assorted colleagues follow an explorer’s trail down an extinct Icelandic volcano to the Earth’s centre.
The daughter of a presidential candidate becomes infatuated with a rodeo cowboy.
After the Civil War, Southern veterans trying to rebuild their homes are helped by a gunslinger.
When a schoolteacher’s wife is found dead, the police have three suspects.
A rich, ineffectual young man is gradually debased and overruled by his sinister manservant and his sexy ‘sister’
A touring troupe, the ‘Dinky Doos’ are in financial trouble: can anyone help? Remake of the 1933 version.
An American scientist is captured by the Russians after a car crash and returned six months later as a somewhat suspect android.
In Edwardian London a magical nanny teaches two slightly naughty children to make life enjoyable for themselves and others.
During the Sudan campaign of the 1890s, a stay-at-home receives four white feathers as a symbol of cowardice; but he goes undercover, becomes a hero and rescues his best friend.
An Oxford undergraduate is killed in a car crash; his tutor looks back over the tangle of personal relationships that contributed to his death.
A midshipman finds himself at the mercy of a bullying captain and they are both put overboard after a mutiny.
In the air force during World War I, young pilots are needlessly sacrificed.
An IRA gunman, wounded and on the run in Belfast, is helped and hindered by a variety of people.
Throughout his career, a diplomat seeks women who resemble the redhead with whom in youth he had an idyllic affair.
A proprietress of a country inn becomes involved with smugglers.
An American salesman in London helps a penniless duke promote a non-existent metal.
A spy is murdered; the man who has befriended her is suspected, but eludes the police until a chase across Scotland produces the real villains. Eager-to-please remake of the 1935 original.
A middle-aged married woman goes to London for shopping and is pursued by a strange young man whom she allows to seduce her.
A British vacuum cleaner salesman in Havana allows himself to be recruited as a spy, and wishes he hadn’t.
Tribulations of a young married couple.
One of two incompetent travelling salesmen in a Latin American banana republic is persuaded to pose as a dead rebel leader.
Day-to-day problems of a well-to-do war widow.
A boy discovers that he can predict winners while riding an old rocking horse; his mother’s greed has fatal results.