John Guillermin - Director - Detail View - 14 Movies (avg. 60.9%)

      Home    Help    IMDB    Wikipedia

Sort:     Poster:     Director:      +   -   ?

Death on the Nile | Movie Details for Director John Guillermin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  Death on the Nile  140 min,  PG,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [John Guillermin]  [29 Sep 1978]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 82%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Bette Davis, Jane Birkin, Lois Chiles, Mia Farrow, Peter Ustinov, Simon MacCorkindale
Plot:  As Hercule Poirot enjoys a luxurious cruise down the Nile, a newlywed heiress is found murdered on board. Can Poirot identify the killer before the ship reaches the end of its journey?
Writer:  Anthony Shaffer (screenplay)
Language:  English, French, Arabic, German    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Blue Max | Movie Details for Director John Guillermin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  The Blue Max  156 min,  APPROVED,  [Action, Drama, Romance]  [John Guillermin]  [21 Jun 1966]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 5 nominations.
Actors:  George Peppard, James Mason, Jeremy Kemp, Ursula Andress
Plot:  A young pilot in the German air force of 1918, disliked as lower-class and unchivalrous, tries ambitiously to earn the medal offered for 20 kills.
Writer:  Jack Hunter (novel), Ben Barzman (adaptation), Basilio Franchina (adaptation), David Pursall (screenplay), Jack Seddon (screenplay), Gerald Hanley (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Guns at Batasi | Movie Details for Director John Guillermin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Guns at Batasi  103 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, History, War]  [John Guillermin]  [30 Oct 1964]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Flora Robson, Jack Hawkins, John Leyton, Richard Attenborough
Plot:  An anachronistic martinet RSM on a remote Colonial African army caught in a local coup d'etat must use his experience to defend those in his care.
Writer:  Robert Holles (screenplay), Robert Holles (novel), Leo Marks (original adaptation), Marshall Pugh (original adaptation), C.M. Pennington-Richards (additional material)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Never Let Go | Movie Details for Director John Guillermin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Never Let Go  90 min,  [Crime, Drama]  [John Guillermin]  [28 Nov 1960]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adam Faith, Elizabeth Sellars, Peter Sellers, Richard Todd
Plot:  A cosmetic salesman sets out to prove to himself and his wife that he is not a failure.
Writer:  John Guillermin (story), Peter De Sarigny (story), Alun Falconer (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Towering Inferno | Movie Details for Director John Guillermin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The Towering Inferno  165 min,  PG,  [Action, Drama, Thriller]  [John Guillermin]  [01 Jan 1975]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 71%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 3 Oscars. Another 9 wins & 13 nominations.
Actors:  Faye Dunaway, Paul Newman, Steve McQueen, William Holden
Plot:  At the opening party of a colossal, but poorly constructed, office building, a massive fire breaks out that threatens to destroy the tower and everyone in it.
Writer:  Richard Martin Stern (novel), Thomas N. Scortia (novel), Frank M. Robinson (novel), Stirling Silliphant (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Bridge at Remagen | Movie Details for Director John Guillermin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The Bridge at Remagen  115 min,  R,  [Action, Drama, War]  [John Guillermin]  [23 Oct 1969]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ben Gazzara, Bradford Dillman, George Segal, Robert Vaughn
Plot:  As the Allied armies close in, the Germans decide to blow up the last Rhine bridge, trapping their own men on the wrong side. But will it happen?
Writer:  Richard Yates (screenplay), William Roberts (screenplay), Roger O. Hirson (story)
Language:  English, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Tarzan's Greatest Adventure | Movie Details for Director John Guillermin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Tarzan's Greatest Adventure  88 min,  APPROVED,  [Action, Adventure]  [John Guillermin]  [08 Jul 1959]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anthony Quayle, Gordon Scott, Niall MacGinnis, Sara Shane
Plot:  Four British villains raid a settlement to obtain explosives for use in a diamond mine. In doing so they nearly destroy the settlement, so and Tarzan pursues them to their mine.
Writer:  Berne Giler (screenplay), John Guillermin (screenplay), Les Crutchfield (story), Edgar Rice Burroughs (characters created by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
P.J. | Movie Details for Director John Guillermin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  P.J.  109 min,  APPROVED,  [Action, Drama, Mystery]  [John Guillermin]  [18 Jan 1968]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Brock Peters, Gayle Hunnicutt, George Peppard, Raymond Burr
Plot:  Private eye P.J. is reluctant when he gets a new job: he shall protect Maureen Preble, mistress of millionaire Orbeson, mainly from attacks by his wife and her greedy family. In truth ...
Writer:  Philip H. Reisman Jr. (screenplay), Philip H. Reisman Jr. (story), Edward Montagne (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
El Condor | Movie Details for Director John Guillermin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  El Condor  102 min,  R,  [Action, Adventure, Romance]  [John Guillermin]  [23 Sep 1970]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Jim Brown, Lee Van Cleef, Marianna Hill, Patrick O'Neal
Plot:  The El Condor, the fabled Mexican stronghold rumoured to contain Emperor Maximilian's mythical reserves in gold, will attract two adventurous fortune seekers, who with eyes gleaming with desire, will shortly know that only fools rush in.
Writer:  Larry Cohen (screenplay), Steven W. Carabatsos (screenplay), Steven W. Carabatsos (story)
Language:  English, Apache languages    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
House of Cards | Movie Details for Director John Guillermin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  House of Cards  105 min,  G,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [John Guillermin]  [20 Sep 1968]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 63%, External Reviews
Actors:  George Peppard, Inger Stevens, Keith Michell, Orson Welles
Plot:  In 1960s Paris, an American boxer stumbles upon an international fascist conspiracy that aims to create a new world order.
Writer:  Stanley Ellin (novel), Harriet Frank Jr., Irving Ravetch
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
King Kong | Movie Details for Director John Guillermin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  King Kong  134 min,  PG,  [Adventure, Horror]  [John Guillermin]  [17 Dec 1976]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.9/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 5 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Charles Grodin, Jeff Bridges, Jessica Lange, John Randolph
Plot:  A petroleum exploration expedition comes to an isolated island and encounters a colossal giant gorilla.
Writer:  James Ashmore Creelman (based on the {1933} screenplay), Ruth Rose (based on the {1933} screenplay), Merian C. Cooper (from an idea conceived by), Edgar Wallace (from an idea conceived by), Lorenzo Semple Jr. (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Skyjacked | Movie Details for Director John Guillermin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 56%  Skyjacked  101 min,  PG,  [Action, Adventure, Drama]  [John Guillermin]  [26 Aug 1972]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charlton Heston, Claude Akins, James Brolin, Yvette Mimieux
Plot:  A crazed Vietnam vet bomber hijacks a Boeing 707 in this disaster film filled with the usual early '70s stereotypes, and demands to be taken to Russia.
Writer:  Stanley R. Greenberg (screenplay by), David Harper (based upon the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sheena | Movie Details for Director John Guillermin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 40%  Sheena  117 min,  PG,  [Adventure, Fantasy]  [John Guillermin]  [17 Aug 1984]
Ratings:  IMDB 4.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 33%, External Reviews
Awards:  5 nominations.
Actors:  Donovan Scott, Elizabeth of Toro, Tanya Roberts, Ted Wass
Plot:  Sheena grew up in the African wild, raised by a mystical witch woman. When her foster mother is framed for a murder Sheena is forced to flee, helped by her ability to talk to animals and her knowledge of the jungle.
Writer:  David Newman (screenplay), Lorenzo Semple Jr. (screenplay), David Newman (story), Leslie Stevens (story)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
King Kong Lives | Movie Details for Director John Guillermin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 19%  King Kong Lives  105 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Adventure]  [John Guillermin]  [19 Dec 1986]
Ratings:  IMDB 3.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 0%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Brian Kerwin, George Antoni, Linda Hamilton, Peter Elliott
Plot:  Kong falls from the twin towers and he appears to be alive. However, his heart is failing, so it's replaced with an artificial one. All is well until he senses that there's a female Kong somewhere out there and escapes wreaking havoc.
Writer:  Ronald Shusett (story), Steven Pressfield (story), Ronald Shusett (screenplay), Steven Pressfield (screenplay), Merian C. Cooper (based on the character created by), Edgar Wallace (based on the character created by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

Back to top of page