Charles Laughton

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United States film actor (born in England) (1899-1962)


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Featuring a cast of screen legends such as Laurence Olivier, Charles Laughton, Peter Ustinov, Jean Simmons, John Gavin and Tony Curtis, this uncut and fully restored masterpiece is an inspirational true account of man's eternal struggle for freedom
That changed quickly in the same year, 1938, when she was cast in Alfred Hitchcock's Jamaica Inn opposite Charles Laughton.
30am) LATER remade as a Disney animation in 1996, this is the Charles Laughton version from 1939 and showing at such a late time that no children will see it.
Stanley Kubrick's Oscar-winning epic, with Kirk Douglas, Tony Curtis, Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, Charles Laughton and Peter Ustinov.
Stanley Kubrick's Oscar-winning epic, starring Kirk Douglas and Tony Curtis, with Jean Simmons, Laurence Olivier, Charles Laughton, Peter Ustinov, Woody Strode, John Gavin and Herbert Lom providing support.
Regular guests included Thomas Mann, Bertolt Brecht, Arnold Schoenberg, Theodor Adorno, Ludwig Marcuse, Aldous Huxley, Alma Mahler-Werfel, Charlie Chaplin, Charles Laughton, Billy Wilder, and, more recently, Edward Said, Wim Wenders, and Volker Schlondorff.
Not only do they showcase Deanna's wonderful singing and charm, they also give viewers the chance to enjoy the long-unseen work of such co-stars as Oscar* winners Charles Laughton, Melvyn Douglas and others.
IN response to Trevor Drew's letter about the great Welsh acting family, the Liveseys (Viewpoints, June 26), B Lewis of Cardiff (July 1) tells us that he was a great fan of the actor Roger Livesey and also remembers Charles Laughton as Henry VIII, eating a chicken leg and throwing the leg over his shoulder in The Private Life of Henry VIII (1933).
Hyde with Fredric March, The Hunchback of Notre Dame with Charles Laughton, Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein with Bela Lugosi, Glenn Strange, and Lon Chaney Jr.
McBean was there on stage photographing Laurence Olivier, Vivien Leigh, Charles Laughton, Emlyn Williams (whose shylock still stands as a monument to any interpretation of the part before or since) Richard Burton, John Gielgud, Michael Redgrave, Dorothy Tutin and many more.
And as much as you admire Charles Laughton in Witness For The Prosecution, when you have seen it a score times, it tends to lose its lustre.
Second on the list is 1955's 'The Night of the Hunter' by Charles Laughton while 1939's 'The Rules of the Game' by Jean Renoir came third, reports the Independent.
Well, she doesn't mind if you have a face like Charles Laughton.
Advise and Consent * Directed by Otto Preminger * Starring Henry Fonda, Walter Pidgeon, Don Murray, and Charles Laughton * Warner Home Video