A private detective goes to Venice to reward a wartime partisan, who turns out to have become a notorious criminal.
Imprisoned for an axe murder he didn’t commit, a man escapes and takes revenge.
After Julius Caesar’s death, Cleopatra turns her attention to Mark Antony.
Four shipwrecked sailors are washed up on a desert island.
The adventurous life of Winston Churchill up to his becoming an MP.
A woman is taken in by a barge skipper, to the fury of the widow he is courting.
The comeuppance of a cowardly, sadistic, homosexual East End gang boss with a mother fixation.
A couple agree to marry on condition that they will never disagree with each other.
A treasury official copes admirably with public money but is helpless when he comes into a private fortune.
A journalist disgusted with the world of the thirties retires to a lighthouse on Lake Michigan and is haunted by the ghosts of immigrants drowned a century before.
Two convicts escape, handcuffed together; one is violent, the other innocent.
There is consternation in a Lancashire family when the son cannot consummate his marriage.
A blackmailer extracts money for a crime not yet committed.
A Blackpool theatrical agent is really a master spy.
Scotland Yard solves the murder of a black music student.
In 1900, a woman looks back on her three marriages.
Four husbands of different generations come home from war (1854, 1903, 1919, 1946) to find their wives altered.
The affairs and foibles of the Prince Regent.
A lazy playboy disappoints his self-made father.
In Crete during the German occupation, British agents work with partisans to capture a German general.
An author tells his publisher three stories about evil cats.
A Soho club-owner and his society girlfriend become mixed up in murder when the corpse of his mistress is discovered in his office.
Life at the Royal Naval College in Dartmouth.
A sharp-minded Edinburgh schoolmistress of the thirties is a bad influence on her more easily swayed pupils.
Four boys are on trial for killing a garage attendant.