Loads of strange and fascinating stuff and completely untouched. PG Lady Bolding: 1954 Some reports even claimed that Howard joked about his imaginary experiences, telling one interviewer that it would have been funny if Alec Guinness, who did genuinely serve in Sicily, had picked him up from the sea. Questa pagina è stata modificata per l'ultima volta il 27 ott 2020 alle 23:03. We've had three holes of golf and lots of innuendo. His career spanned more than 40 years but he was always open to new ideas. ", Miss Cherry, speaking from the house they shared together at Arkley, Hertfordshire, added: "I am completely indifferent to the book. Independent diamond broker and his girlfriend attempt a heist at a major Diamond Exchange house in London. ", Glenda Jackson, the actress and Labour MP, said: "I found him an amazing actor to work with and I am sorry we worked on only two films together. Visually appealing & unique artwork, often with obscure & intriguing titles. Researchers have, however, obtained access to some files and discovered that Howard was officially discharged because of his "psychopathic personality". I own the LaserDisc version in widescreen with the Grodin narration. Nato da una collaborazione fra Graham Green e Mario Soldati, la mano dello straniero ebbe alla sua uscita molti grattacapi per i riferimenti agli esuli istriani e ad agenti segreti del blocco sovietico, fino ad essere costretti a censurare gran parte dei riferimenti politici, nonostante questo la vicenda, immersa in una Venezia labirintica e chiaroscurale e alcuni personaggi al limite del nichilistico elevano il tutto al di sopra della sufficienza. Tweet. Directed by Mario Soldati. Build up your Halloween Watchlist with our list of the most popular horror titles on Netflix in October. Trevor was a big actor and shot to fame in around the 1950s from his part in Brief Encounter. He would talk about nothing else. Rather special this. Howard was the star of many films with a military theme. "501 star del cinema", a cura di Steven Jay Shneider, Atlante Edizioni, Bologna, 2008, pag. Wow this place looks like a lot of its content came from abroad, antique shops, etc. )[1], debuttando nei teatri londinesi alla metà degli anni trenta[1] nella pièce Revolt in the Reformatory[2]. The book also refers to Howard's fondness for alcohol, but his widow and close friends deny it ever hampered his performances. The actor, who epitomised the stiff-upper-lipped English officer in many films, was also described as a "mentally unstable ex-officer" by a senior Government figure with access to his files. In the United States, the film was broadcast nationally on the ABC television network.. Losey's version of the classic play was extensively adapted for film. Proseguì una fortunata carriera teatrale fino allo scoppio della Seconda guerra mondiale[2]. WE DO NOT BRAKE AND ENTER INTO BUILDINGS or FORCE ENTERY IN ANYWAY. Report this film, La mano dello straniero / The Stranger's Hand (Mario Soldati, 1954) 7/10, Extremely rare British-Italian co-production based on a story by Graham Greene with a child as the story's main protagonist not unlike Carol Reed's "The Fallen Idol" also a story by Greene. Maren Shirell: Sad it has most probably got demoed but glad it didn't get trashed...great report, Very interesting report I have to say some good stuff you got to see, Great explore and a nice house sold for 1.25mil. Production coincided with a crisis in the British film industry – Betty Box says it was the only film being made in England in the first half of 1950. Trevor Howard was an English actor. ‘La mano dello straniero’ IMDb Much of Howard's war record is still officially classified as secret and will not be released by the Public Record Office until 2038, 50 years after his death in 1988. Welcome to 28DaysLater.co.uk - 28DL - The UK Urban Exploring / Urban Exploration / Urbex Forums. Volontario nella Royal Air Force, partecipò al conflitto arruolato nella British Army ma rimase ferito sul campo nel 1943[3] e l'anno successivo venne riformato[2]. *Important: WB Films no longer allowed on the site*, Kevin Royal Johnson 1,922 films 155 2 Edit. I knew Trevor better than anyone and nothing in this book can possibly alter how he is remembered.". Roger lives with his Aunt Rose since his mother abandoned … ", Sir Havelock- Allan said: "He was word and scene perfect; the ultimate professional. Fu un laconico ufficiale britannico in Il terzo uomo (1949) di Carol Reed, interpretò il dispotico capitano Bligh in Gli ammutinati del Bounty (1962), Lord Cardigan in I seicento di Balaklava (1968) di Tony Richardson, il musicista Richard Wagner in Ludwig (1972) di Luchino Visconti e il dottor Rank in Casa di bambola (1973) di Joseph Losey[1]. Trevor Howard and Helen Cherry were husband and wife in real life. Comedy, Crime, Thriller. A press release publicising I See a Dark Stranger, made in 1946, repeated the Military Cross story, although it also described him as "very reticent" about his military career. In reality, Howard joined the Royal Corps of Signals in October 1940, leaving in 1943. For an enhanced browsing experience, get the IMDb app on your smartphone or tablet.   |  Great photos. Last night Miss Cherry, 86, who was married to Howard for more than 40 years, said: "Trevor did not spread any of these stories; in fact, it was his mother who claimed he had the Military Cross - she even told me. Solo dopo il congedo dall'esercito Howard debuttò nel cinema mettendo a frutto la sua esperienza bellica[3], prima con un ruolo non accreditato nel film La via della gloria (1944)[2] e con un ruolo di pilota della RAF in The Way to the Stars (1945)[3], e ottenne subito un grande successo di pubblico e critica nel melodramma romantico Breve incontro (1945), conquistando le platee con il ruolo del timido medico innamorato di Celia Johnson, in un'interpretazione di delicata sensibilità e naturalezza[1][2], spesso identificata come l'ideale personificazione dell'inglese titubante e complessato[3]. He was found to be unfit for further military service on October 2 1943, according to Trevor Howard: A Personal Biography, by Terence Pettigrew, to be published next month. Howard fu efficace interprete della confusione sociale del dopoguerra nei panni di un veterano che diventa rapinatore di banca nel film Io sono un criminale (1947), di un traditore ne L'avventuriero della Malesia (1952) e di un ufficiale coloniale in L'incubo dei Mau Mau (1953)[3]. For the rest of his life press releases from his publicists repeated the lie. Timing is everything! A work in progress, with many films still to add. That has to be one of the best residentials ever. In a rare interview, however, Howard's widow Helen Cherry, who is a distinguished actress, denied the suggestions and deplored the book as "sensationalist". Trevor Howard was borrowed from Herbert Wilcox, who had him under contract, to play the male lead. In 1945 journalists started to write stories saying that he had been awarded the Military Cross for his service in the airborne forces. Il suo percorso artistico lo portò dagli iniziali personaggi romantici ad altri eroici e successivamente a ruoli eccentrici, mentre il suo volto diventava negli anni più segnato e tormentato[2]. Some incorrectly describe this as a spoof, which gives the entirely wrong impression, though it is certainly witty and self-deprecating. In the early 50s the couple bought the home because of its proximity to the local studios. You must log in or register to reply here. Has Clyde been outrageous? A Doll's House is a 1973 French-British drama film directed by Joseph Losey, based on the 1879 play A Doll's House by Henrik Ibsen.It stars Jane Fonda in the role of Nora Helmer and David Warner as her domineering husband, Torvald. La sua ultima interpretazione per il grande schermo fu quella di un anziano generale in L'irlandese (1988), film che gli venne espressamente dedicato[1]. He appeared in The Charge of the Light Brigade, Battle of Britain, and as the epitome of the British Army officer in The Way to the Stars. The Lion is a DeLuxe Color 1962 drama film in CinemaScope directed by Jack Cardiff, starring William Holden and Trevor Howard.Filmed on location in Kenya and Uganda and on a property in Kenya co-owned by Holden, the Mount Kenya Safari Club..   |  Im so glad it didnt get tour bussed. More details at 94 min Corrections are always welcome, email is preferred: kevin@royalbooks.com. Losey's version of the classic play was extensively adapted for film. She said his work was out there for all to see and his life had already been written about before, so no new "sensationalist biography" could damage his reputation. Charles Grodin (adaptation), Very intelligent and charming heist film which holds up extremely well. He liked his cricket, no doubt about it. JavaScript is disabled. Trevor Wallace Howard-Smith (29 September 1913 – 7 January 1988), known as Trevor Howard, was an English actor.After varied stage work, he achieved star status with his role in the film Brief Encounter (1945), followed by The Third Man (1949).