Tag Archives: Deborah Kerr

Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison

THEY WERE ALONE ON THIS PACIFIC ISLAND… TRAPPED BEHIND ENEMY LINES… THE MARINE WHO HAD BEEN THRU HELL AND SISTER ANGELA WITH HER SUPREME FAITH IN GOD. In 1944, Marine Corporal Allison (Robert Mitchum) is washed ashore a Southern Pacific island where he finds a nun (Deborah Kerr) and an abandoned settlement; she’s only been … Continue reading Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison

From Here to Eternity: Before Armageddon

POURING OUT OF IMPASSIONED PAGES… BRAWLING THEIR WAY TO GREATNESS ON THE SCREEN! This is what Michael Bay was aiming for when he made Pearl Harbor (2001) – hopefully engaging romantic antics that are suddenly interrupted in the end by an armageddon of sorts, the Japanese attack on Hawaii that brought the United States into … Continue reading From Here to Eternity: Before Armageddon

Quo Vadis

THREE YEARS IN THE MAKING! THOUSANDS IN THE CAST! FILMED IN ROME! Thirty years after the crucifixion of Christ, when Rome is in turmoil because of the hated Nero (Peter Ustinov), a general (Robert Taylor) falls in love with a Christian girl (Deborah Kerr). This juicy Technicolor epic is a predecessor to the historic spectacles … Continue reading Quo Vadis

King Solomon’s Mines

Elizabeth Curtis and her brother (Deborah Kerr, Richard Carlson) hire an adventurer (Stewart Granger) to help them locate Elizabeth’s husband who went missing in Africa while searching for the fabled King Solomon’s mines. One of the most acclaimed adaptations of the classic H. Rider Haggard novel has plenty of adventure on display, but also makes … Continue reading King Solomon’s Mines

Casino Royale

Sir James Bond (David Niven) is persuaded to come out of retirement to destroy the criminal organization SMERSH; as the new M, he gives every agent the name “James Bond” to confuse his enemies. A tremendous amount of money and talent lay behind this spoof of 007 flicks, which came at the right time, but turned out … Continue reading Casino Royale

Black Narcissus: Beauty and Evil on the Roof of the World

A STORY TO STORM YOUR HEART! DRAMA AT THE TOP OF THE WORLD… WHERE WINDS OF THE EXOTIC PAST SWEEP MEN AND WOMEN TO STRANGE AND FASCINATING ADVENTURE… High altitudes do something to people; the crisp, clean air goes to your head. That should be a positive thing, but to the leading characters in this … Continue reading Black Narcissus: Beauty and Evil on the Roof of the World