A Cornish woman believes an amnesiac girl to be the reincarnation of her dead sister.
In 1926, an American gunboat patrolling the Yangtze river gets involved with Chinese warlords.
A mummy brought back to England by archaeologists wakes up and goes on the rampage.
The captain of a cargo ship shanghais saboteurs, unaware that the daughter of the ship’s owner is among them.
Two fiercely independent Manchester mill-owners agree, after many misunderstandings, to co-operate.
A couple decide to adopt a lovable but mischievous boy.
A sailor is imprisoned for a crime he did not commit, but escapes and goes in search of a lost treasure hoard.
A film studio focus puller is obsessed by the lust to murder beautiful women and photograph the fear on their faces.
A Swiss hotel owner adopts a refugee boy and is menaced by her ne’er-do-well husband, who finally sacrifices himself for the boy.
In 1957 Cyprus, the British Army is beleaguered by partisans, and an officer tries to contact a leading rebel.
A boy thief helps a deposed king thwart an evil usurper.
A retiring Scotland Yard inspector spars with a jewel thief and finally changes sides.
Various adventures of the Pickwick Club culminate in Mrs Bardell’s suit for breach of promise.
Amorous and other misadventures of medical students at St Swithin’s Hospital.
A gentleman thief and his accomplice become unwittingly involved in murder.
A barrister suffers a nervous breakdown after the death of his daughter and fins himself accused of murder.
In a Catholic boarding school for boys, an unpopular master is hounded and discredited by another whose motives may be more diabolic.
A man tries to improve the fortunes of his struggling company by creating an imaginary business partner.
A seedy education expert sponges on his rich relations but redeems himself by rounding up gangsters at a Christmas party.
After World War II, the career of a neurotic society woman has parallels with the problems of western Europe.
A bomber is grounded after a raid and its crew is helped by the Dutch resistance.
A model helps Scotland Yard to expose a Nazi war criminal who is concealing secret messages in the comic strips she poses for.
A teenager writes a sexy best-seller clearly featuring her family and friends.
The three romances of a determined young woman.
Two 18th-century ghosts are doomed to haunt a London house until royalty visits.