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Charles Farrell

  • Aug 06, 1900 - Aug 27, 1988 (age 88)
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1988
Charles Farrell
PersonalAugust 1988

Charles Farrell

Charles Farrell passed away.
1971
The Abominable Dr. Phibes
MovieMay 18, 1971

The Abominable Dr. Phibes

A doctor, scientist, organist, …
A doctor, scientist, organist, and biblical scholar, Anton Phibes, seeks revenge on the nine doctors he considers responsible for his wife's death.
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Countess Dracula
MovieJan 31, 1971

Countess Dracula

In 17th-century Hungary, elderly widow Countess Elisabeth …
In 17th-century Hungary, elderly widow Countess Elisabeth Nádasdy maintains her misleading youthful appearance by bathing in the blood of virgins regularly supplied to her by faithful servant Captain Dobi.
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1970
The Vampire Lovers
MovieOct 4, 1970

The Vampire Lovers

Seductive vampire Carmilla Karnstein and her family …
Seductive vampire Carmilla Karnstein and her family target the beautiful and the rich in a remote area of late eighteenth-century Gemany.
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1968
Sebastian
MovieJan 24, 1968

Sebastian

During the Cold War, the chief of a British intelligence code …
During the Cold War, the chief of a British intelligence code-breaking section falls in-love with a new employee and shields an old co-worker ,accused of Communist-affiliations, from the wrath of the security branch.
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1965
Chimes at Midnight
MovieDec 22, 1965

Chimes at Midnight

The career of Shakespeare's Sir John Falstaff (Orson Welles) …
The career of Shakespeare's Sir John Falstaff (Orson Welles) as a roistering companion to young Prince Hal (Keith Baxter), circa 1400 to 1413.
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1963
The Girl Hunters
MovieJun 12, 1963

The Girl Hunters

Private eye Mike Hammer asks a bikinied blonde and others …
Private eye Mike Hammer asks a bikinied blonde and others about his long-lost secretary, Velda.
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1960
Operation Cupid
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MovieApr 1, 1960

Operation Cupid

A gang of criminals win a marriage agency during a card game …
A gang of criminals win a marriage agency during a card game and plan to use it to arrange a lucrative marriage for one of their number.
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Too Young to Love
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MovieMar 8, 1960

Too Young to Love

A court case ensues when a 47-year old man is caught with a …
A court case ensues when a 47-year old man is caught with a 15-year old girl, and he claims he never knew she was so young.
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1959
A Farthing Damages
MovieMar 31, 1959

A Farthing Damages

A Farthing Damages released.
Hidden Homicide
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MovieJan 1, 1959

Hidden Homicide

A man wakes up in a strange location with a gun in his …
A man wakes up in a strange location with a gun in his hand and a dead body, not knowing how the whole thing happened. He doesn't remember anything about the whole scenario.
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1958
The Sheriff of Fractured Jaw
MovieNov 6, 1958

The Sheriff of Fractured Jaw

A proper English gentleman, …
A proper English gentleman, traveling in the American West, inadvertently stops an Indian attack on the stagecoach in which he is a passenger. When the stage gets to the nearest town, the raucous Fractured Jaw--which is being plagued by unruly cowbys, bandits and marauding Indians--the story spreads, and he is appointed sheriff.
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The Diplomatic Corpse
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MovieFeb 1, 1958

The Diplomatic Corpse

London police and reporters …
London police and reporters from a local newspaper go after a gang of foreign criminals.
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1955
Stolen Assignment
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MovieAug 1, 1955

Stolen Assignment

A young female reporter, tired of the lightweight women's …
A young female reporter, tired of the lightweight women's stories her editor keeps assigning her, pesters him to give her an assignment with more substance. When an artist's rich wife is murdered, the pair try to help a detective--who doesn't want their help at all--solve the case.
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See How They Run
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MovieJun 1, 1955

See How They Run

Cockney corporal Wally Winton (Ronald Shiner) desires …
Cockney corporal Wally Winton (Ronald Shiner) desires promotion so that he can finally receive an inheritance. He dresses up as a priest and goes out one night with Penelope Toop (Greta Gynt), the vicar's attractive blonde wife. To add to the theme of mistaken identity, there are several priests running around, some real, some fake. One of these, Basher (Charles Farrell), is discovered by Winton to be an escaped convict, and is placed under arrest. The corporal is then promoted and becomes eligible for his inheritance.
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The Hornet's Nest
MovieMay 1, 1955

The Hornet's Nest

In this comedy adventure, a jewel theif hides his latest goods in …
In this comedy adventure, a jewel theif hides his latest goods in a deserted barge, but ends up in jail. Two young models then buy the barge, and with the help of two little old ladies, find them and claim the reward.
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1954
Final Appointment
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MovieOct 1, 1954

Final Appointment

A reporter and his girlfriend--also a reporter--investigate threats …
A reporter and his girlfriend--also a reporter--investigate threats against a retired army officer and discover that they're linked to a series of murders and a court-martial that occurred during the war.
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1953
There Was a Young Lady
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MovieJan 1, 1953

There Was a Young Lady

A super-efficient young …
A super-efficient young secretary foils the plans of a gang of smash-and grab robbers.
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1952
The Crimson Pirate
MovieAug 27, 1952

The Crimson Pirate

Burt Lancaster plays a pirate with a taste for intrigue and …
Burt Lancaster plays a pirate with a taste for intrigue and acrobatics who involves himself in the goings on of a revolution in the Caribbean in the late 1700s. A light hearted adventure involving prison breaks, an oddball Scientist, sailing ships, naval fights, and tons of swordplay.
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1951
Madame Louise
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MovieOct 1, 1951

Madame Louise

Employees of a dress shop battle with a crooked gambler to …
Employees of a dress shop battle with a crooked gambler to get their jobs back.
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There Is Another Sun
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MovieJun 12, 1951

There Is Another Sun

The story about a prizefighter and a motorcycle daredevil that vie …
The story about a prizefighter and a motorcycle daredevil that vie for the beautiful girl from the Carnival.
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1950
Night and the City
MovieJun 9, 1950

Night and the City

Harry Fabian is a London hustler with ambitious plans that …
Harry Fabian is a London hustler with ambitious plans that never work out. One day, when he encounters the most famous Greco-Roman wrestler in the world, Gregorius, at a London wrestling arena run by his son Kristo, he dreams up a scheme that he thinks will finally be his ticket to financial independence. As Fabian attempts to con everyone around him to get his scheme to work, he of course only ends up conning himself. This is an interesting tale of blind ambition, self-deception, broken dreams, and how a man who always thinks he's ahead of the game ends up tripping himself very badly.
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1947
They Made Me a Fugitive
MovieJun 24, 1947

They Made Me a Fugitive

After WW2, former RAF …
After WW2, former RAF airman Clem Morgan joins a gang of black-market smugglers-thieves but when a robbery goes wrong, Clem is caught , framed for a policeman's murder, and is sent to prison where he plots his escape and revenge.
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The Turners of Prospect Road
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MovieMar 11, 1947

The Turners of Prospect Road

The Turners of Prospect …
The Turners of Prospect Road is a 1947 British drama film directed by Maurice J. Wilson and starring Wilfrid Lawson, Helena Pickard and Maureen Glynne. A pet greyhound wins a major race meeting. As of 1996 it was missing from the National Film Archive.
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1945
The Way to the Stars
MovieJun 8, 1945

The Way to the Stars

The wartime daily routine on a British bomber base in …
The wartime daily routine on a British bomber base in southeastern England is revealed through the eyes of newly arrived Flying Officer Peter Penrose (Sir John Mills).
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Meet Sexton Blake
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MovieFeb 5, 1945

Meet Sexton Blake

Famous detective and his trusty side-kick Tinker are called in …
Famous detective and his trusty side-kick Tinker are called in by the War Office to find some important papers that were stolen from a man killed during an air raid.
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1944
Bell-Bottom George
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MovieFeb 7, 1944

Bell-Bottom George

Nazi spies are out to destroy a new submarine killer, the "Firefly", …
Nazi spies are out to destroy a new submarine killer, the "Firefly", being developed by the British navy. A hapless waiter named George, after being rejected for military service three times, finally "joins" when, during an air raid, he is mistaken for a real sailor. He soon unwittingly stumbles into the secret hideout of the Nazi spies trying to destroy the Firefly. Complications ensue.
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1943
Schweik's New Adventures
MovieOct 18, 1943

Schweik's New Adventures

Schweik's New Adventures is …
Schweik's New Adventures is a 1943 British comedy film directed by Carl Lamac and starring Lloyd Pearson, Maggie Rennie, Richard Attenborough and Julien Mitchell. It is also known by the alternative title It Started at Midnight. It was adapted from a novel by Jaroslav Hasek.
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1941
Dangerous Moonlight
MovieJun 26, 1941

Dangerous Moonlight

During World War II, an American newswoman falls for a Polish …
During World War II, an American newswoman falls for a Polish piano virtuoso...who wants to go back and fight.
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1940
Convoy
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MovieJul 5, 1940

Convoy

Lt. Cranford lives the life of a playboy sportsman until the …
Lt. Cranford lives the life of a playboy sportsman until the outbreak of war when he joins the Royal Navy and is assigned to convoy protection duties. The convoy is a part of the vital supply chain that is all that is allowing Britain to fight off the Nazi threat. A German battleship targets the convoy protection ships and a deadly game of cat and mouse ensues.
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Jailbirds
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MovieApr 20, 1940

Jailbirds

After escaping from prison, two criminals attempt to hide …
After escaping from prison, two criminals attempt to hide stolen jewels in a loaf of bread. However, it accidentally gets sent to the wrong house leading to their ultimate capture.
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1938
Night Journey
MovieDec 1, 1938

Night Journey

Night Journey released.
Meet Mr. Penny
MovieJun 1, 1938

Meet Mr. Penny

"There is a crisis in suburban politics because of a store …
"There is a crisis in suburban politics because of a store magnate's plans to build a warehouse on the site of the local allotments. Mr and Mrs Penny lead the local outcry against such vandalism and Mr Penny, as usual, blunders into trouble with innocent folly." From British ABC TV listing July 28 1957.
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1936
Treachery on the High Seas
MovieDec 1, 1936

Treachery on the High Seas

Treachery on the High Seas …
Treachery on the High Seas is a 1936 British comedy crime film directed by Emil E. Reinert and starring Bebe Daniels, Ben Lyon and Charles Farrell. It is based on the play Murder in the Stalls by Maurice Messenger. On a luxury liner some jewel thieves plan a major snatch. It is also known as Not Wanted on Voyage.
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The Lonely Road
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MovieAug 24, 1936

The Lonely Road

Commander Stevenson, suffering from unrequited love, drives …
Commander Stevenson, suffering from unrequited love, drives to the coast while drunk and interrupts some smugglers.
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The Amazing Adventure
MovieJul 28, 1936

The Amazing Adventure

Ernest Bliss is a rich young …
Ernest Bliss is a rich young man with too little to do. Not realizing the depression he's in is due to boredom, Ernest consults a doctor. Sir James Aldroyd gives Ernest a prescription that he doesn't think Ernest can fill: Ernest must earn his own living for one year using none of his current wealth. Ernest bets him 50,000 English pounds that he can.
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1935
Boys Will Be Boys
MovieJul 1, 1935

Boys Will Be Boys

Will Hay is a teacher in a prison, who applies for the Headship …
Will Hay is a teacher in a prison, who applies for the Headship of Narkover, a public school. This is the first screen appearance of Hay in his (to be ) famous schoolmaster role, in a story based on Dr Smart-Alec, the character created by John Cameron Andrieu Bingham Michael Morton (J.B. Morton, "Beachcomber")
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1933
Red Wagon
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MovieDec 6, 1933

Red Wagon

Red Wagon is a 1933 British drama film directed by Paul L. Stein …
Red Wagon is a 1933 British drama film directed by Paul L. Stein and starring Charles Bickford, Anthony Bushell and Greta Nissen. The screenplay involves a circus owner who falls in love with a lion tamer.
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1932
Lucky Ladies
MovieSep 6, 1932

Lucky Ladies

Two women win 130,000 pounds in the Irish Sweepstakes and …
Two women win 130,000 pounds in the Irish Sweepstakes and use the money to start an oyster bar. However, a phony count sets his sights on them and their money.
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Night and Day
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MovieJun 25, 1932

Night and Day

Jack's the Boy is a 1932 British comedy film directed by …
Jack's the Boy is a 1932 British comedy film directed by Walter Forde and starring Jack Hulbert, Cicely Courtneidge, Francis Lister and Peter Gawthorne. It became well known for its song "The Flies Crawled Up the Window", sung by Hulbert, which was released as a record and proved a major hit. The film was released in the U.S. as Night and Day.
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The Spare Room
MovieMar 22, 1932

The Spare Room

Henpecked husband Jimmy asserts himself by having a night out …
Henpecked husband Jimmy asserts himself by having a night out with some lads who are out for a good time. He returns home worse for drink and his antics are featured from then on.
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The Innocents of Chicago
MovieMar 20, 1932

The Innocents of Chicago

The Innocents of Chicago released.
1931
Tonight's the Night
MovieDec 23, 1931

Tonight's the Night

Tonight's the Night is a 1932 British comedy film directed by …
Tonight's the Night is a 1932 British comedy film directed by Monty Banks and starring Leslie Fuller, Amy Veness and Charles Farrell. The screenplay concerns a man who is wrongly imprisoned for theft and escapes from jail and tracks down the real culprit. It is also known by the alternative title Tonight's the Night: Pass It On. Leslie Arliss was a co-screenwriter.
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The Limping Man
MovieDec 18, 1931

The Limping Man

Three victims plot to murder a retired informer.
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The Flying Fool
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MovieAug 1, 1931

The Flying Fool

The pilot Vincent Floyd is an amateur sleuth. He infiltrates …
The pilot Vincent Floyd is an amateur sleuth. He infiltrates a gang of criminal jewel smugglers lead by Morella Arlen. Vincent exposes these smugglers with the help of the former gangster sweetheart Marion Lee. He commands a transport plane to pursue the villains' car through a dangerous mountain pass.
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The Man at Six
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MovieAug 1, 1931

The Man at Six

The Man at Six is a 1931 British mystery film directed by …
The Man at Six is a 1931 British mystery film directed by Harry Hughes and starring Anne Grey, Lester Matthews and Gerald Rawlinson. A butler is found murdered in an unfurnished mansion house.
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1930
Song of Soho
MovieMar 1, 1930

Song of Soho

A foreign legionnaire becomes a café singer in Soho and is …
A foreign legionnaire becomes a café singer in Soho and is framed for murder.
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1900
Charles Farrell
BirthAugust 1900

Charles Farrell

Charles Farrell was born.
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