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Alan Wheatley

  • Apr 19, 1907 - Aug 30, 1991 (age 84)
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1991
Alan Wheatley
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Alan Wheatley

Alan Wheatley passed away.
1964
Clash by Night
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MovieAug 29, 1964

Clash by Night

A bus carrying prisoners on their way to jail, is hijacked by a …
A bus carrying prisoners on their way to jail, is hijacked by a gang, who want to free one of the passengers. The rest of the prisoners are locked in a petrol soaked barn, and warned not to...
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Master Spy
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MovieAug 19, 1964

Master Spy

Master Spy released.
A Jolly Bad Fellow
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MovieMar 15, 1964

A Jolly Bad Fellow

An English professor decides that there are too many useless …
An English professor decides that there are too many useless people in the world and invents a gas that will kill them off. But first they'll at least have a good laugh.
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1963
Tomorrow at Ten
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MovieJun 23, 1963

Tomorrow at Ten

It's a race against time for the police when they have to find …
It's a race against time for the police when they have to find a kidnapped boy imprisoned with a time bomb, after his abductor dies without revealing the child's whereabouts.
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Crane
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TV ShowApr 2, 1963

Crane

The adventures of Richard Crane, cafe owner & part-time …
The adventures of Richard Crane, cafe owner & part-time smuggler, around the coast of Morocco, aided (and sometimes abetted) by his ex-Foreign Legion sidekick Orlando, waitress Halina, and ...
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1961
The Shadow of the Cat
MovieMay 1, 1961

The Shadow of the Cat

A house cat sees her …
A house cat sees her mistress murdered by two servants under orders from her husband , and becomes ferociously bent on revenge.
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The Avengers
TV ShowJan 7, 1961

The Avengers

The Avengers is a British espionage television series …
The Avengers is a British espionage television series created in 1961. It initially focused on Dr. David Keel (Ian Hendry), aided by John Steed (Patrick Macnee). Hendry left after the first series; Steed then became the main character, partnered by a succession of assistants. His most famous assistants were intelligent, stylish and assertive women: Cathy Gale (Honor Blackman), Emma Peel (Diana Rigg) and Tara King (Linda Thorson). The series ran from 1961 until 1969, screening as one-hour episodes for its entire run. The pilot episode, "Hot Snow", aired on 7 January 1961. The final episode, "Bizarre", aired on 21 April 1969 in the United States, and on 21 May 1969 in the United Kingdom.
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1960
Danger Man
TV ShowSep 11, 1960

Danger Man

Danger Man (titled Secret Agent in the United States, and …
Danger Man (titled Secret Agent in the United States, and Destination Danger and John Drake in other non-UK markets) is a British television series that was broadcast between 1960 and 1962, and again between 1964 and 1968. The series featured Patrick McGoohan as secret agent John Drake. Ralph Smart created the programme and wrote many of the scripts. Danger Man was financed by Lew Grade's ITC Entertainment.
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An Arabian Night
MovieJun 9, 1960

An Arabian Night

An Arabian Night released.
Inn for Trouble
MovieFeb 1, 1960

Inn for Trouble

Inn for Trouble is a 1960 British comedy film - a spin-off of …
Inn for Trouble is a 1960 British comedy film - a spin-off of the 1950s sitcom The Larkins - starring Peggy Mount, David Kossoff and Leslie Phillips; the title makes silent allusion to the real Trouble House Inn in Gloucestershire near Tetbury.
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1959
No Hiding Place
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TV ShowSep 16, 1959

No Hiding Place

No Hiding Place is a British television series that was …
No Hiding Place is a British television series that was produced at Wembley Studios by Associated-Rediffusion for the ITV network between 16 September 1959 and 22 June 1967. It was the sequel to the series Murder Bag (1957–1958) and Crime Sheet (1959), all starring Raymond Francis as Detective Superintendent, later Detective Chief Superintendent Tom Lockhart.
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1958
The Duke Wore Jeans
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MovieMar 30, 1958

The Duke Wore Jeans

The Duke Wore Jeans is a 1958 British film by producer Nat …
The Duke Wore Jeans is a 1958 British film by producer Nat Cohen starring Tommy Steele and June Laverick. The songs for the film were released on a 10" LP and in compilation CDs.
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1955
Simon and Laura
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MovieNov 22, 1955

Simon and Laura

In the 1950's days of only BBC television, a wet-behind-the …
In the 1950's days of only BBC television, a wet-behind-the-ears producer has the idea of basing a family drama series on a real-life happily married actor couple. Unfortunately he chooses the Fosters, who need the money and so do the show. Actors they may be, but happily married they most surely are not.
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The Adventures of Robin Hood
TV ShowSep 25, 1955

The Adventures of Robin Hood

The Adventures of Robin …
The Adventures of Robin Hood is a British television series comprising 143 half-hour, black and white episodes broadcast weekly between 1955 and 1959 on ITV. It starred Richard Greene as the outlaw Robin Hood, and Alan Wheatley as his nemesis, the Sheriff of Nottingham. The show followed the legendary character Robin Hood and his band of merry men in Sherwood Forest and the surrounding vicinity. While some episodes dramatised the traditional Robin Hood tales, most were original dramas created by the show's writers and producers.
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1954
Delayed Action
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MovieJul 1, 1954

Delayed Action

A destitute, suicidal man is offered a contract for 18 months to …
A destitute, suicidal man is offered a contract for 18 months to act as a front for an unscrupulous businessman, with his life being forfeit. He carries out his agreement, also writing a ...
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The House Across the Lake
MovieApr 16, 1954

The House Across the Lake

An American writer living in …
An American writer living in England gets entangled in a scheme by a beautiful blonde to murder her rich husband.
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The Javanese Dagger
MovieApr 1, 1954

The Javanese Dagger

The first of three "Scotland Yard Featurettes" released in the …
The first of three "Scotland Yard Featurettes" released in the US by Paramount in 1954. This one, combined with "Present For a Bride" and "The Final Twist", was also edited together in a ...
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The Diamond Wizard
MovieApr 1, 1954

The Diamond Wizard

U.S. Treasury Investigator Joe Dennison is sent to England …
U.S. Treasury Investigator Joe Dennison is sent to England on the trail of a gang of thieves responsible for stealing a million dollars from a U.S. Treasury vault. One of the crooks is on his way to England to spend the money on phony diamonds. Scotland Yard Inspector McClaren, assigned to work with Dennison on the case, is also working on the disappearance of Dr. Eric Miller, an atomic scientist. Dennison discovers while interviewing Miller's daughter Marlene that she is wearing a brooch containing a phony diamond, and the brooch had been made by her father.
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1953
Small Town Story
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MovieDec 21, 1953

Small Town Story

Small Town Story is a 1953 British thriller, directed by …
Small Town Story is a 1953 British thriller, directed by Montgomery Tully and starring Donald Houston and Susan Shaw (in a rare bad-girl role). The film is set in the world of association football and features appearances from sporting legend Denis Compton and commentator Raymond Glendenning, as well as players from the Arsenal, Millwall and Hayes football teams. It also features the only screen acting credit of Kent Walton, later to himself become a famous sports commentator.
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Rope
MovieDec 8, 1953

Rope

To prove their intellectual superiority, Brandon and …
To prove their intellectual superiority, Brandon and Granillo, two students, murder a fellow-student and conceal his corpse in an antique chest.
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The Limping Man
MovieNov 1, 1953

The Limping Man

A WWII veteran goes back to England after the war only to …
A WWII veteran goes back to England after the war only to discover that his wartime sweetheart has got mixed up with a dangerous spy ring.
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Spaceways
MovieJun 24, 1953

Spaceways

A small group of closely-guarded British scientists test their …
A small group of closely-guarded British scientists test their first rocket amidst indications of matrimonial strife in the community. After the partial failure of the firing, a couple go missing - have they gone off together or are their murdered bodies circling the earth in the remains of the rocket?
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1952
The Pickwick Papers
MovieNov 14, 1952

The Pickwick Papers

The Pickwick Club sends Mr. Pickwick and a group of …
The Pickwick Club sends Mr. Pickwick and a group of friends to travel across England and to report back on the interesting things they find. In the course of their travels, they repeatedly ...
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Whispering Smith Hits London
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MovieJan 31, 1952

Whispering Smith Hits London

Whispering Smith Hits …
Whispering Smith Hits London, released in the United States as Whispering Smith vs. Scotland Yard is a 1952 British mystery film directed by Francis Searle and starring Richard Carlson, Greta Gynt and Herbert Lom. The screenplay concerns an American detective who is summoned to London to investigate a death in suspicious circumstances.
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1951
Sherlock Holmes
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TV ShowOct 20, 1951

Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes (a.k.a. We Present Alan Wheatley as Mr …
Sherlock Holmes (a.k.a. We Present Alan Wheatley as Mr Sherlock Holmes in...) was a 1951 television series produced by the BBC featuring Alan Wheatley as Sherlock Holmes, Raymond Francis as Dr. Watson and Eric Maturin as Colonel Moran. This was the first series of Sherlock Holmes stories adapted for television.
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Home to Danger
MovieAug 1, 1951

Home to Danger

Home to Danger is a 1951 British film noir crime film directed …
Home to Danger is a 1951 British film noir crime film directed by Terence Fisher starring Guy Rolfe, Rona Anderson and Stanley Baker. It was made at the Riverside Studios in Hammersmith as a supporting feature.
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1950
Treasures in Heaven
MovieMay 30, 1950

Treasures in Heaven

Treasures in Heaven released.
1949
The Coventry Nativity Play
MovieDec 24, 1949

The Coventry Nativity Play

The Coventry Nativity Play released.
It's Not Cricket
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MovieApr 1, 1949

It's Not Cricket

It's Not Cricket is a 1949 British comedy film directed by …
It's Not Cricket is a 1949 British comedy film directed by Alfred Roome and starring Basil Radford, Naunton Wayne, Susan Shaw and Maurice Denham. It is the second (after 1941's Crook's Tour) of two starring films for Radford and Wayne who appeared as supporting players in ten other films. It was also one of the final films made by Gainsborough Pictures before the studio was merged into the Rank Organisation.
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1948
He That Should Come
MovieDec 24, 1948

He That Should Come

He That Should Come released.
Sleeping Car to Trieste
MovieOct 6, 1948

Sleeping Car to Trieste

Spies steal a diary from an …
Spies steal a diary from an embassy whose contents could ignite a war, then one of them steals it from the others and boards the Orient Express. He ends up involving a couple who were trying to have a clandestine affair on board; other passengers include a police detective, a would-be chef, a pompous author and his lackey, and a bird enthusiast.
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Calling Paul Temple
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MovieJun 29, 1948

Calling Paul Temple

A woman is found dead on a train, the name "Rex" written on …
A woman is found dead on a train, the name "Rex" written on the pull-down blind. It is the third in a mysterious string of murders. Later, while detective novelist Paul Temple, his wife Steve, and Scotland Yard's Sir Graham Forbes are at a nightclub, they receive a message from singer Norma Rice concerning the "Rex" murders. But before Sir Graham has the chance to speak to her, she drops dead in the middle of her act... Can Paul solve the case before "Rex" strikes again?
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Volpone
MovieJun 27, 1948

Volpone

Volpone released.
Counterblast
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MovieMay 18, 1948

Counterblast

An escaped World War 2 Nazi doctor, impersonates a …
An escaped World War 2 Nazi doctor, impersonates a murdered English doctor so he can work on a vaccination to protect the Germans in their planned germ warfare.
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Corridor of Mirrors
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MovieMar 10, 1948

Corridor of Mirrors

Corridor of Mirrors is a 1948 British drama film directed by …
Corridor of Mirrors is a 1948 British drama film directed by Terence Young and starring Eric Portman, Edana Romney and Barbara Mullen. It was based on a novel by Christopher Massie. It is notable as being both Terence Young's and Christopher Lee's first film. Visually one of the most engaging pieces of cinema made in Britain in 1948, Corridor of Mirrors extends the French post-war aesthetic typical of Jean Cocteau's 1950 film Orphée (Orpheus) and Jean Gremillion's noirish Pattes Blanches (White Paws, 1949), another neo-realist fairy story.
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Brighton Rock
MovieJan 8, 1948

Brighton Rock

Pinkie Brown is a small-town hoodlum whose gang runs a …
Pinkie Brown is a small-town hoodlum whose gang runs a protection racket based at Brighton race course. When Pinkie murders a journalist called Fred Hale whom he believes is responsible for...
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1947
The End of the River
MovieDec 1, 1947

The End of the River

A South American Indian is taken from his jungle home into the …
A South American Indian is taken from his jungle home into the world of the White Man where he is forced to stand trial for murder. The story of how this happened and how he got into trouble is told in flashback.
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The Little Dry Thorn
MovieSep 4, 1947

The Little Dry Thorn

The Little Dry Thorn released.
Jassy
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MovieAug 12, 1947

Jassy

In 17th. century England, Jassy is believed a witch because …
In 17th. century England, Jassy is believed a witch because she has sometimes visions of approaching disasters. When Barney Hatton, an impoverished gentry whose gambling father has lost the family home, helps her anyway she will not forget and will try to help him have his property back - at any price?
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Everyman
MovieApr 4, 1947

Everyman

Everyman released.
1946
Spring Song
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MovieDec 23, 1946

Spring Song

Spring Song is a 1946 British drama film directed by …
Spring Song is a 1946 British drama film directed by Montgomery Tully and starring Peter Graves, Carol Raye and Lawrence O'Madden. The film follows the history of a brooch after it is given as a present by a man to a woman in 1911.
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Appointment with Crime
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MovieNov 4, 1946

Appointment with Crime

An ex-con, released after …
An ex-con, released after imprisonment for a jewel theft, swears vengeance on his former accomplices and devises an intricate plan to steal their fortune.
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Bardell Against Pickwick
MovieSep 25, 1946

Bardell Against Pickwick

The Pickwick Club sends Mr. …
The Pickwick Club sends Mr. Pickwick and a group of friends to travel across England and to report back on the interesting things they find. In the course of their travels, they repeatedly ...
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A Phoenix Too Frequent
MovieJun 21, 1946

A Phoenix Too Frequent

A Phoenix Too Frequent is a …
A Phoenix Too Frequent is a stage play by Christopher Fry. It has been adapted for television at least ten times. A possible 11th version may have aired as part of British series ITV Television Playhouse in 1959, but this is not confirmed.
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1945
Caesar and Cleopatra
MovieDec 11, 1945

Caesar and Cleopatra

"Caesar and Cleopatra" (1945) is a British film adaptation of the …
"Caesar and Cleopatra" (1945) is a British film adaptation of the G.B. Shaw play of the same name. In it, Cleopatra and her younger brother Ptolemy are fighting over the Egyptian throne. Julius Caesar invades Egypt and decides to have the siblings rule jointly in his name. As they hate each other, they don't like this idea at all. Ptolemy leaves, but his general Achillas later besieges Alexandria in his name.
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The Rake's Progress
MovieDec 6, 1945

The Rake's Progress

Vivian Kenway, a young Englishman from an …
Vivian Kenway, a young Englishman from an aristocratic background, flunks out of Oxford, and decides to use his considerable charm to achieve his goal of, apparently, making dissipation his career. His derelictions include seduction, betrayals of sweethearts, family and friends, and Marriage for money. All this with no signs of remorse or redemption, since his life as a completely unprincipled rake is quite enjoyable...for him, at least. Then, World War II breaks out and he is given a chance to die a heroic death for flag and country. Maybe.
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1938
Julius Caesar
MovieJul 24, 1938

Julius Caesar

The growing ambition of Julius Caesar is a source of major …
The growing ambition of Julius Caesar is a source of major concern to his close friend Brutus. Cassius persuades him to participate in his plot to assassinate Caesar but they have both sorely underestimated Mark Antony.
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1936
Conquest of the Air
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MovieDec 1, 1936

Conquest of the Air

This drama follows man's attempts to fly from ancient times …
This drama follows man's attempts to fly from ancient times through the first balloons, the Wright Brothers, and other pioneers, using dramatic re-enactment and working models of early flying machines. Beginning with World War I, archival footage is used. Much on mid-1930s commercial aircraft and experimental planes including early helicopters. In conclusion, some sword-rattling appropriate to the opening months of World War II.
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1907
Alan Wheatley
BirthApril 1907

Alan Wheatley

Alan Wheatley was born.
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