Browsing the archives for the Derren Nesbitt tag

The High Commissioner (1968)

Director: Ralph Thomas Starring: Rod Taylor, Christopher Plummer, Lilli Palmer, Carmilla Sparv, Leo McKern, Daliah Lavi, Derren Nesbitt, Clive Revill, Bud Tingwell, Burt Kwouk Music: Georges Delerue Based on the Novel By Jon Cleary The book, The High Commissioner, by Jon Cleary, and the film The High Commissioner are two very different beasts. Cleary’s book […]

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Where Eagles Dare (1968)

Director: Brian G. HuttonStarring: Richard Burton, Clint Eastwood, Mary Ure, Ingrid Pitt, Derren Nesbitt, Patrick Wymark, Michael Hordern, Anton Differing, Robert Beatty, Donald Houston, Peter Barkworth, William Squire, Neil McCarthy, Brook WilliamsMusic: Ron GoodwinBased on the novel by Alistair MacLean It is often a fine line between some war films and some spy films, but […]

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The Saint And The Brave Goose (1979)

Directed by Cyril Frankel Ian Ogilvy, Gayle Hunnicutt, Stratford Johns, Derren Nesbitt, Joe Lynch Music by John Scott Based on characters created by Leslie Charteris Here’s another Saint movie. Like some of the others it is not really a spy film, but it does have some globe trotting and international crime, concerning a stolen shipment […]

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The Naked Runner (1967)

Director: Sidney J. Furie Starring: Frank Sinatra, Derren Nesbitt, Peter Vaughan, Nadia Gray, James Fox Music: Harry Sukman Based on the novel by Francis Clifford The Naked Runner is a rather limp follow-up to The Ipcress File by director Sidney J. Furie. The film stars Frank Sinatra as Sam Laker, an American business man who […]

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