Overview of lady vanishes, the, 1979, directed by anthony page, with elliott gould, cybill shepherd, angela lansbury, at turner classic movies. Margaret lockwood and michael redgrave were great as the two main protagonists, and the witty banter between the two was equaled only by the two dry, cricketobsessed englishmen who provided so much of the humor. The lady vanishes 1979 rotten tomatoes movie trailers. If u find any movie with download link unavailable leave a comment under that movie i will reupload quick. On top of a mesmerising plot, perfect casting and the greatest comic duo in british cinema, this comedy thriller derives special urgency from the troubled times in which it was made. Cybill shepherd in the lady vanishes 1979 highlights.
Aug 14, 2011 rankthorn emi home video australia trailer for the film the lady vanishes 1979 starring cybill shepherd, elliot gould, angela lansbury and host of top notch british stars. Oct 09, 2014 movie, the lady vanishes movie, the lady vanishes trailer, the lady vanishes 1979, anthony page,angela lansbury, cybill shepherd, elliott gould, herbert lom, ian carmichael, gerald harper category. I loved the original the lady vanishes and, like many movie fans, i wish to have all remakes. When she asks about the lady, people say that there was no old lady. The lady vanishes 1979 rankthorn emi home video australia trailer. The lady vanishes is a 1979 english comedy mystery film directed by anthony page. The lady vanishes packs in the suspense and style when iris carr, a beautiful young socialite traveling alone, befriends a kindly english middleaged woman but wakes from a catnap to find her missing. The mystery then ensues as our leading lady tries to uncover the plot behind a woman she knows was there. A 1938 film starring margaret lockwood and michael redgrave, the lady vanishes is one of the last films alfred hitchcock directed before he left his native britain and went off to hollywood after receiving a nasty bump on the head, iris henderson lockwood, a young english socialite whos on her way back home from a vacation tour, meets miss froy may whitty, a nice middleaged lady, on. With elliott gould, cybill shepherd, angela lansbury, herbert lom.
The lady vanishes 1938 full movie new daily motion. It isnt available in the north american format on dvd right now. Rankthorn emi home video australia trailer for the film the lady vanishes 1979 starring cybill shepherd, elliot gould, angela lansbury and host of top notch british stars. Unsure if its all in her mind or if theres a more sinister plot afoot. Movies the lady vanishes larisa shepitko was glamorous and gifted, and in her heyday she had the movie world at her feet.
The lady vanishes is a stunning adaptation of the classic 1930s thriller. The lady vanishes features some of the best characters ive ever seen in a hitchcock film. The lady vanishes is a 1938 british mystery thriller film directed by alfred hitchcock, starring margaret lockwood and. In the years before world war ii, zany heiress amanda kelly cybill shepherd travels by train to switzerland. Angela lansbury, cybill shepherd, elliott gould, herbert lom, ian carmichael, gerald harper. Bbc the lady vanishes only strengthens reputation of. The updating of alfred hitchcocks 1938 thriller looks good, but doesnt match the original unlike the earlier version, it was made on location, in austria, at feistritz im rosental, on the railway line between klagenfurt and rosenbach. Elliott gould and cybill shepherd in the lady vanishes 1979 angela lansbury in. Movie, the lady vanishes movie,the lady vanishes trailer,the lady vanishes 1979. Rereleased now, 70 years on, it doesnt creak at all, whereas a movie like jodie fosters 2005 thriller flightplan. After watching escape to athena 1979, i made it an elliott gould double feature with the lady vanishes 1979, a remake of the hitchcock film. The female lead was portrayed by cybill shepherd and angela lansbury starred in the titular role. The lady vanishes 1938 alfred hitchcockdramamystery.
The lady vanishes 1938 rotten tomatoes movie trailers. Cybil shepherd makes the whole thing unwatchable, with the frantic. Mar 09, 2014 the lady vanishes 1938 while traveling in continental europe, a rich young playgirl realizes that an elderly lady seems to have disappeared from the train. The lady vanishes 1979 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Watch a scene from the lady vanishes before it airs sunday, august 18, 20, at 9pm et on pbss masterpiece. When one of the passengers, a kindly old lady, mysteriously disappears the other passengers are led into confrontation with the nazis and a desperate race for freedom. Jan 08, 2010 a remake of the 1938 hitchcock film made by hammer films of england. Iris carr is traveling across europe by train when she befriends miss froy, an elderly english woman. The lady vanishes is a movie that really needs no introduction alongside the 39 steps its hitchcocks most famous british movie its the movie you will fall in love with margaret lockwoods performance. Getting on the train the next day, the old lady vanishes without a trace while she is asleep. Screenwriter george axelrod turns alfred hitchcocks classic comedythriller into a capering screwball comedy showcase for cybill shepherd and elliot gould in this styleless remake of the lady. Shell remind you of kate capshaw in indiana jones and the temple of doom except shes even less appealing.
Aug 15, 20 director diarmuid lawrences current take on the lady vanishes, premiering as a part of the pbs masterpiece series stateside, is certainly more effective than that trainwreck pun only slightly intended, but it suffers from a similar problem, in that direct comparisons to the hitchcock version clearly identifies it as the lesser work. The first was the thirty nine steps 1978 a remake of the 39 steps 1935. Its screenplay by george axelrod was based on the novel the wheel spins by ethel lina white 18761944. The film has a liveliness to it that is refreshing. The lady vanishes 20 rotten tomatoes movie trailers. The lady vanishes packs in the suspense and style when iris carr, a beautiful young socialite traveling alone, befriends a kindly english middleaged woman but wakes from a catnap to find her. Il mistero della signora scomparsa angela lansbury,1979. Watch the lady vanishes online stream full movie directv. But when she wakes up from a few hours sleep, miss froy has vanished.
The lady vanishes is one of the greatest train movies from the genres golden era, challenged only in the masters oeuvre by north by northwest for. While passing through germany, she meets a sweet elderly lady, miss froy angela lansbury, who suddenly vanishes. The lady vanishes 1938 while traveling in continental europe, a rich young playgirl realizes that an elderly lady seems to have disappeared from the train. Nov, 2010 and the 14th annual people s choice for favorite female television performer iscybill shepherd duration. It stars elliott gould as robert, cybill shepherd as amanda iris, angela lansbury as miss froy, herbert lom, and arthur lowe and ian carmichael as charters and caldicott.
If you like the lady vanishes you are looking for realistic, suspenseful and semi serious movies about with investigation, missing person, train, spy, mystery, mind game and crimes themes of action, comedy and mystery genre shot in uk. The lady vanishes is a 1938 mystery thriller film directed by alfred hitchcock, starring margaret lockwood and michael redgrave. The main aspect of this movie is the everyday humor that is applied. The first act is a bit weak and then the plot picks up.
The photo gallery consists of promotional material and behind the scenes making of the classic. The lady vanishes, 1979 features some great english character actors but all is lost when cybill shepherd takes the screen. The lady vanishes was probably trying to ride the coattails of death on the nile and evil under the sun popular agatha christie period mysteries from the same era. The lady vanishes 2012 iris carr tuppence middleton goes on holiday and faints before she boards a train. When she awakes, miss froy selina cadell takes care of her. While travelling in prewar nazi germany, a young couple realize a passenger seems to have been kidnapped off of their train, but, no other passenger aside from themselves, recalls her. Alfred hitchcock has directed the lady vanishes with all his individual expertness of touch and this is an out of the ordinary and exciting thriller. On the eve of the second world war, a train carrying an assortment of passengers, pulls out of a small town in bavaria. The lady vanishes is a modern retelling of a hitchcock classic. The lady vanishes features hitchcocks trademark dry wit and an effective sense of dread, mystery and horror that builds steadily throughout the film.
Cybill shepherd in the lady vanishes 1979 highlights youtube. Although cybill shepherd and elliott gould dont seem to realize the movie is set in the 1930s, the rest of the cast does a nice job creating an air of tension and conspiracy. This was considered the last true hammer films release until. Dial m for murder 1954 official trailer alfred hitchcock, grace kelly movie hd duration. Distraught, amanda questions her fellow passengers who claim that the woman was never there. Jul 30, 2015 this feature is not available right now. Misc notes alternate versions theatrical aspect ratio fan sites. It looks like we dont have a synopsis for this title yet. Passed, 1 h 36 min margaret lockwood, michael redgrave, paul lukas, dame may whitty director. A remake of the 1938 hitchcock film made by hammer films of england. The lady vanishes is a 1979 british comedy mystery film directed by anthony page.967 411 1397 1083 1136 45 1497 1374 327 1128 584 943 818 676 1192 829 1315 418 595 63 788 1616 352 896 331 747 258 513 525 278 1311 881 471 901 82 1117 211 650 23 1126