Known For: Production · Birthday: 1918-08-03 · Deathday: 1986-09-20 (68 years old) · Gender: Male · Place of Birth: Lambeth, London, England, UK
Also Known As: Denis Johnson Sr.
Denis Hale Johnson (July 1, 1949 – May 24, 2017) was an American writer best known for his short story collection Jesus' Son (1992) and his novel Tree of Smoke (2007), which won the National Book Award for Fiction. He also wrote plays, poetry, journalism, and non-fiction.
Movies & TV shows.
Haunters of the Deep
Josh Holman encounters the ghost of a child mine worker with a special warning on the headlands of his Cornish home town, as an old tin mine is about to be re-opened after the discovery of valuable de...
Curse of the Pink Panther
The Surete wants the world's second best detective to look for Inspector Clouseau. Dreyfus rigs the Surete's computer to select the worst detective in the world. A sleigh. As if he were Clouseau's Ame...
Trail of the Pink Panther
Chief Inspector Clouseau from France is called in by the authorities to investigate the theft of the Pink Panther diamond. His plane is missing. Marie Jouvet, a famous French TV reporter, is going to ...
An honest marshal in a corrupt mining colony on Jupiter's third moon is determined to confront a violent drug ring even though it may cost him his life. He waits alone for the assassins hired by the c...
The evil spirit of an Egyptian queen enters a British archaeologist's daughter.
Margaret is a nurse in England during WW2. Things get complicated when she falls for a pilot.
The Four Feathers
They made him a hero by branding him cowardice. A man overcame fear.
In a Philadelphia convent, two nuns battle it out to be elected to the position of head abbess, and neither is about to let anything stand in the way of getting what they want.
Permission to Kill
The downfall of a Third World political leader is plotted by an intelligence agent.
Out of Season
Middle-aged Ann and her teenage daughter Joanna manage a failing hotel on an island off the British coast. One day, the hotel receives an unexpected guest, a man named Joe.
No Sex Please: We're British
Pete, the owner of a porn store, orders some new stuff from his supplier, but he doesn't know the address of the local bank. Newlyweds David andPenny Hunter are shocked when first photos, films and tw...
John Craig is given the task of tracking down a Russian scientist who is on the run. The game is called cross and double-cross.
A British bankers hires a private detective to find out if his American wife is cheating on him.
A British teenager spends a summer in the countryside and develops a crush on a young woman. In order to impress Marian, Leo becomes the go-between, delivering secret romantic letters to Ted, a handso...
An aging soccer player has a girlfriend, a young fan, and doubts about throwing a game.
In this British tragi-comedy taking place among emotionally bankrupt upper-class Scottish countrymen, Peter O'Toole plays Sir Charles Henry Arbuthnot Pinkerton Ferguson, a mentally disturbed Scotsman,...
Musical adaptation of Charles Dickens' Oliver Twist, a classic tale of an orphan who runs away from the workhouse and joins up with a group of boys headed by the Artful Dodger and trained to be pickpo...
A Countess From Hong Kong
A Russian countess sneaks away from her husband. The diplomat is going to New York.
The story of a young man who leads a promiscuous lifestyle until several life reversals make him rethink his purposes and goals in life was told in the film.
The Ipcress File
Sly and dry intelligence agent, Harry Palmer is tasked with investigating British Intelligence security, and is soon enmeshed in a world of double-dealing, kidnap and murder when he finds a traitor op...
A Shot in the Dark
The murder of Mr is being investigated by Inspector Jacques Clouseau. Benjamin Ballon's driver is at a country estate. A Shot in the Dark is the second film in the Pink Panther film series and is more...
There is a doctor. Markway, who is doing research to prove the existence of ghosts, is investigating Hill House, a large, eerie mansion with a lurid history of violent death and insanity.
The Girl Hunters
In this 1963 adaptation of his novel, Mickey Spillane plays his own creation, street-thug-turned-PI Mike Hammer. The film opens with Hammer on the downside of a years-long bender, taken out of the gut...
The Punch and Judy Man
The man known as the Punch And Judy Man is Walter Pinner. His hatred of snobbery comes to a head when he learns that he will be performing at the 60th anniversary celebrations of the town in front of ...
Light in the Piazza
A young American woman is traveling in Italy with her mother. Naccarelli knows where the mother and daughter will go next. Mrs and Signor Naccarelli are worried about where this will lead. The person ...
A Matter of WHO
The World Health Organization believes there is a link between oil drilling in the Middle East and an outbreak of a disease in Europe.
Five Golden Hours
A noble crook consoles wealthy widows and is doing well until he meets and falls in love with a baroness who knows all about get-rich-quick schemes. The baroness takes off with the dough after the cro...
Village of the Damned
Everyone falls unconscious in a small English village. Every woman of child bearing age is pregnant when they awake. The children have the same blond hair, eyes, and connection to each other.
Professor Jim Edwards, an incompetent boarding school headmaster, devised a plan to save his job by passing off his bookie's son as a Middle Eastern prince. An official from the Foreign Office arrives...
Tommy the Toreador
Tommy is a happy sailor, travelling the world, singing his favourite songs. When he visits Spain, he gets mistaken for a famous bullfighter. Tommy finishes up in the bull-ring facing a VERY angry bull...
Carmello, a young fisherman who is unable to earn enough from fishing to marry his tempestuous fiancée, decides to come to England to seek his fortune and finds fortunes are not quite so easy to come ...
The Man Who Wouldn't Talk
American scientist Dr. Frank Smith is brought to Britain to help the C.I.A. There is a defecting East block scientist they want him to debrief. The commies are less than amused and set Dr. Smith up fo...
These Dangerous Years
A gang member is called up for National Service after winning a singing contest and getting into a fight with another soldier.
Yangtse Incident: The Story of H.M.S. Amethyst
While sailing lawfully up the Yangste in 1949, the British warship Amethyst found its return to the open sea blocked by Communist Chinese shore batteries that unexpectedly opened fire. In charge, Liet...
It's Great to be Young!
John Mills is a teacher in It's Great to a Young. When Frome starts imposing all sorts of repressive rules, the headmaster tries to stand up for his students, but is dismissed for his troubles. The ki...
Home and Away
There is a lot of excitement in the house when George discovers that he won the pools. It was his son who won in partnership with the son of a woman against whom George has bad feelings.
My Teenage Daughter
The magazine editor lives in London with her two daughters. When Jan is invited to a party at the Savoy, she meets Tony Ward Black, the owner of a car and supposedly running through a legacy. Mark, a ...
An atomic scientist is found floating in a river with a bullet in his back and a radioactive halo around his body. He is seven-and-a-half seconds ahead of us. He teams up with a reporter to stop his e...
Cast a Dark Shadow
Edward "Teddy" Bare is a scheming schemer who believes he will inherit a fortune when he kills his wife. Teddy is looking for a new victim when things don't go according to plan. Freda is more guarded...
The Deadliest Sin
A confession to a priest from a thief leads to the priest's life being threatened by his gang.
The Hornet's Nest
A jewel thief hides a small fortune in stolen goods on an empty barge before being arrested by the cops. He runs into a lot of trouble with the boat's beautiful tenants when he returns to claim his lo...
After his brother is murdered, an FBI agent goes to the French-Spanish border to round up counterfeiters.
The Angel Who Pawned Her Harp
An angel finds that she needs money to fulfill her mission on Earth. Her only solution to this problem is to pawn her harp.
The Sleeping Tiger
A doctor's wife tries to seduce a thief who broke into the doctor's home and was caught in a web of doctors who wanted to experiment on him.
Devil on Horseback
A boy wants to be a jockey.
The Good Die Young
Three men are encouraged by a playboy to commit a mail van robbery.
Family sci-fi adventure.
A physician is forced to operate on a mystery figure under shady circumstances.
Two years of deterioration sees John and Barbara Lomax's marriage reduced to bitter sniping and "keeping up appearances" for the sake of the children. When John's old friend Bill professes his love fo...
The Village was directed by Leopold Lindtberg.
A parliamentary delegation is sent to a remote Scottish Highlands community, where the residents are protesting the poor condition of their road by withholding their taxes, and spending a few days amo...
Miss Robin Hood
A writer of adventure stories for girls is presented with an intriguing proposition from an elderly fan in this delightful fantasy adventure. She suggests that they plotted to steal a secret whiskey f...
The Brave Don't Cry
The "feel" of a documentary is what The Brave Don't Cry aspires to. A group of workers are trapped in a cave-in. The families of the miners are waiting. The rescue is nip and tuck and times, but event...
Time, Gentlemen, Please!
Hayhoe, England is expecting a visit from the Prime Minister because of its high productivity. Dan Dance is an old rogue who would rather drink than work. The village council is determined to have a p...
The Madame Gambles
Employess of a dress shop battle with a crooked gambler to get their jobs back.
There Is Another Sun
Story of romance between a young boxer in fairground boxing booth and a chorus girl, and how 'Racer', a 'Wall of Death' rider in the same fairground, involves them in a robbery.
Old Mother Riley's Jungle Treasure
Old Mother Riley runs into a ghost who is a pirate.
Paul Temple's Triumph
A husband and wife detective team are looking into the murder of one of her friends. A shadowy figure known as "Z" leads a sinister crime organization.
Something in the City
A man hides the fact that he lost his job from his wife when he goes off to work each day as normal, but he gets into trouble when he is followed by a reporter.
The Cure for Love
Sergeant Jack Hardacre returns from the war with a plan to reconcile with his fiancée. He fell in love with a new lodger.
The Lost People
Two British soldiers hold a group of refugees in a German theatre before they return them to their homelands. There are rivalries between Serb and Croat, resistance fighter and collaborators, Pole and...
The Ghosts of Berkeley Square
1947 British comedy. The ghosts of two stupid 18th-century officers who killed themselves when trying to prevent war by kidnapping the Duke of Marlborough will haunt a Berkeley Square mansion until a ...
Appointment with Crime
A small-time jewel thief is abandoned by his partners-in-crime, a club owner and his driver. When the robbery goes wrong, it's Victor Weske. After he was released from prison, he came up with a plan f...
A musical cabaret singer meets a British agent and goes with him to Nazi occupied France to save an atomic scientist.
A seance is held to discover the whereabouts, and the killer, of a sculptor's wife.
The Echo Murders
The detective solved a series of crimes while taking on Nazi spies.