Charles Boyer

  • Movie House ConcessionsHow To Steal A Million (1966)

    How To Steal A Million (1966)

    20th Century Fox released How To Steal A Million on July 13, 1966. William Wyler directed the film starring Audrey Hepburn, Peter O'Toole, and Eli Wallach.

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  • SummariesHow To Steal A Million (1966)

    How To Steal A Million (1966)

    Film and Plot Synopsis Charles Bonnet is a master of art forgery. When he loans one of his best works—a faux Cellini Venus—to a Paris museum, his daughter, Nicole, objects. Later, she surprises a burglar named Dermott in her father’s workshop, but can’t call the police. They might discover her own father’s criminal activity. However, Dermott is actually an inspector gathering evidence against the girl’s father, but his attraction to Nicole complicates matters. In time, it looks as if the museum will discover the statue’s a fake. So, Nicole asks Dermott to steal the statue back before they have proof. The challenge intrigues him, and he agrees to her proposal. Buy the Film *As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases. ‘How To Steal A Million’ Movie Summary When your art-forger father is in danger of being exposed, what’s a girl to do? Nicole Bonnet (Audrey Hepburn) is horrified when her family’s ‘priceless’ Cellini Venus is placed on exhibition at the Kléber-Lafayette Museum and insured for a million dollars – it’s a fake sculpted by her grandfather, a fake that her father Charles Bonnet (Hugh Griffith) has offered to the museum as a ‘generous’ donation. What will happen to …

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  • MHM MartGaslight (1944)

    Gaslight (1944) Says Blu-Ray Is Worthless

    Warner Archive Collection released Gaslight to Blu-ray on June 25, 2019. George Cukor directed the film starring Charles Boyer, Ingrid Bergman, and Joseph Cotten.

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  • Criterion CriticsCluny Brown (1946)

    Cluny Brown (1946)

    Twentieth Century Fox released Cluny Brown on June 2, 1946. Ernst Lubitsch directed the film starring Charles Boyer, Jennifer Jones, and Peter Lawford.

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  • Golden Age of the Silver Screen
    Cluny Brown (1946)

    Cluny Brown (1946)

    Twentieth Century Fox released Cluny Brown on June 2, 1946. Ernst Lubitsch directed the film starring Charles Boyer, Jennifer Jones, and Peter Lawford.

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  • SummariesCluny Brown (1946)

    Cluny Brown (1946)

    Film and Plot Synopsis Cluny Brown takes place in 1938 England on the verge of a new war. Czech Professor Adam Belinski escapes his homeland and Hitler’s persecution for the safety in England. Cluny Brown is free-spirited orphan niece of a plumber who is secretly learning her uncle’s trade. Adam and Cluny have a chance meeting at the London apartment of Hilary Ames who’s sink is clogged. Cluny’s uncle doesn’t know she’s there to fix the plumbing, but when he finds her, he angrily sends her off to be a servant at Friars Carmel Manor in the English countryside. It’s there that Cluny meets Adam again when he arrives there as a guest at the manor. Belinski quickly falls in love with Cluny, and tries to keep her from marrying a dull shopkeeper named Mr. Wilson. Buy the Film *As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases. ‘Cluny Brown’ Movie Summary In Cluny Brown, Czech Professor Adam Belinski (Charles Boyer), a famed writer in support of global freedom, finds himself ostracized from his native land in June 1938. He winds up in England where he’s free from Hitler’s persecution. Also in London is a young orphan woman named Cluny …

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  • MHM MartCluny Brown (1946)

    Cluny Brown (1946) Says Squirrels to the Blu-Ray and Blu-Ray to the Squirrels

    The Criterion Collection released Cluny Brown to Blu-ray on September 17, 2019. Ernst Lubitsch directed the film starring Charles Boyer, Jennifer Jones, and Peter Lawford.

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  • SummariesGaslight (1944)

    Gaslight (1944)

    Gaslight begins with the murder of the world-famous opera singer, Alice Alquist at her home on No.9 Thornton Square. Alice’s 14-year-old niece, Paula interrupts the murder, so the killer leaves without stealing Alice’s jewels.

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  • Movie House Memories
    Gaslight (1944)

    Gaslight (1944)

    Universal Pictures released Gaslight to theaters on October 20, 1944. George Cukor directed the film which starred Charles Boyer, Ingrid Bergman, and Joseph Cotten.

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