Browsing the archives for the Charles Gray tag

You Only Live Twice (1967)

Director: Lewis Gilbert Starring: Sean Connery, Akiko Wakabayashi, Donald Pleasance, Karin Dor, Mie Hama, Charles Gray, Bernard Lee, Desmond Llewelyn, Lois Maxwell. Music: John Barry Title song: performed by Nancy Sinatra Loosely based on the novel by Ian Fleming After the passing of Ken Wallis last week (on September 1st), I thought it was fitting, […]

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The Seven Per Cent Solution (1976)

Country: United Kingdom Directors: Herbert Ross Starring: Nicol Williamson, Alan Arkin, Robert Duvall, Vanessa Redgrave, Laurence Olivier, Joel Grey, Samantha Eggar, Charles Gray, Jeremy Kemp Music: John Addison Based on the novel by Nicholas Meyer For many years The Seven Per Cent Solution has been unavailable on DVD. You could pickup DVD-R and VHS copies […]

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Hannay: The Fellowship Of The Black Stone (1988)

Country: United Kingdom Director: David Giles Starring: Robert Powell, Charles Gray, Gavin Richards, David Waller, Christopher Scoular, Dominique Barnes, Davyd Harries Music: Denis King Based on characters by John Buchan I did a quick overview of the Hannay series a few years back, but I thought it was worth going back and looking at a […]

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Diamonds Are Forever (1971)

Directed by Guy HamiltonSean Connery, Jill St John, Charles Gray, Lana Wood, Desmond Llewelyn as Q, Bernard Lee as M, and Lois Maxwell as MoneypennyMusic by John BarryTitle song performed by Shirley Bassey.Very loosely based on a novel by Ian Fleming. Diamonds Are Forever is the seventh film in the EON James Bond series. As […]

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Hannay (1988-89)

TV Series: 13 Episodes Directors: David Giles, Guy Slater, Jeremy Summers. Starring: Robert Powell, Charles Gray, Gavin Richards Christopher Scoular Based on characters created by John Buchan Who is Hannay? Richard Hannay was a character created by John Buchan, and first appeared in the book The Thirty Nine Steps. He subsequently appeared in further adventures […]

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The Jigsaw Man (1983)

Director: Terence Young Starring: Michael Caine, Laurence Olivier, Susan George, Robert Powell, Charles Gray, Vladek Sheybal, Anthony Dawson, Peter Burton Music: John Cameron Song: ‘Only You And I’ performed by Dionne Warwick Based on the novel by Dorothea Bennett The Jigsaw Man opens with a rather paunchy, grey old Englishman living in Russia receiving a […]

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