Movies starring Alec McCowen
Town on Trial (1957)
95 mins Thriller
There are certain actor's names which have a certain weight about them, that any movie they appear in you expect to be good or at least not terrible. "Town on Trial" doesn't have one name but for me two as it stars John Mills...
The Silent Enemy (1958)
112 mins War
Does the name Lionel Crabb mean anything to you? Before watching "The Silent Enemy" it meant nothing to me but it appears that not only was he a fascinating chap but also a war hero as he became a decorated under water explos...
116 mins Crime, Thriller
To say a Hitchcock movie has no class almost sounds blasphemous but that's pretty much how I feel about "Frenzy" his penultimate movie. The trouble is that once more we have Hitchcock delivering a story around an innocent man...
Hanover Street (1979)
109 mins Drama, Romance, War
Whilst made in 1979 "Hanover Street" is writer/director Peter Hyams doing a 1940s/50s style WWII romantic drama. Now there is nothing wrong with that as having watched a fair few of those old romantic war movies, the sort of ...
Never Say Never Again (1983)
134 mins Action , Adventure , Thriller
I reckon Sean Connery must have been laughing all the way to the bank when he was asked to star in "Never Say Never Again", not only was he paid handsomely to return to the iconic role of James Bond but here he was in what is...
* This is purely a list of reviews on The Movie Scene featuring the name Alec McCowen as one of the principle cast members.