The owner of a Ceylon tea plantation takes back an English wife who finds the atmosphere strange and turns to a friendly overseer for comfort.
A Harley Street surgeon murders the woman responsible for the death of the girl he loved.
The last years of D H Lawrence, when his books were banned and he was seeking warmer climes to help his TB.
The German sergeant hero of Cross of Iron survives the Western Front and involvement in an anti-Hitler conspiracy.
In 1820 a British sailor and his family emigrate to New Zealand.
A policeman masquerades as a homeless alcoholic and teams up with a bag lady, who is really a college professor, to bring a drug lord’s assassin to justice.
The editor of a magazine is keen on the boss’s daughter, but her mother is keen on him too.
A bright young clerk from the potteries finds many ingenious ways of improving his bank account and place in society.
In the early days of the French Revolution, an apparently foppish Englishman leads a daring band in rescuing aristocrats from the guillotine.
A monstrous woman half-starves evacuees and turns her house into a brothel.
A tycoon sends an industrial spy to Italy in search of new motor racing car designs.
The assistant of a struggling composer is secretly in love with him.
Landowner and labourer express contrary views through five periods of English history.
A 62-year-old widower upsets his family by marrying a young girl.
A British secret service man is sent to Berlin to combat a neo-Nazi organisation.
A married commercial artist member of Alcoholics Anonymous falls for a dipsomaniac actress but refuses to break up his marriage.
An absent-minded professor invents a pen that will explode on the sound of bells, but then leaves it in a taxi.
A Soho vice boss photographs prominent people in compromising situations and blackmails then.
A tourist becomes involved with gangsters.
A composer loves a singer who leaves him after a misunderstanding, but later bears his son… all in the Alps pre-1914
A reformed forger runs into an acquaintance from his past, now an escaped murderer, who blackmails him into resuming his criminal career.
A soldier on leave gets a bump on the head, and dreams…
Hercule Poirot solves the murder of a film star on an Adriatic holiday island.
Simon Sparrow becomes medical officer on a cargo steamer.
In 1944, Mosquito aircraft try to collapse a cliff overhanging a munitions factory in a Norwegian fjord.