Best Movies of Bryan Forbes

Seance on a Wet Afternoon (1964)

Aggregate Rating: 80 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A medium and her husband stage a kidnapping in order for her to pretend to solve the crime and achieve fame.


Whistle Down the Wind (1961)

Aggregate Rating: 80 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

When an injured wife murderer takes refuge on a remote Lancashire farm, the owners three children mistakenly believe him to be the Second Coming of Christ.


King Rat (1965)

Aggregate Rating: 78 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A fast-taking wheeler-dealer corporal in a Malaysian POW camp during WWII uses bribery and larceny to take de facto control of the camp from his senior officers.


The L-Shaped Room (1962)

Aggregate Rating: 76 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A single, pregnant woman moves into a London boarding house where she meets a group of fellow misfits.


The Raging Moon (1971)

Aggregate Rating: 72 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Bruce Pritchard is paralysed mysteriously after his Brothers wedding. Rejected by his family, he is placed in a nursing home. Angry and depressed, he finds hope with a nurse. Can Bruce find a life outside the home?


The Whisperers (1967)

Aggregate Rating: 72 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

The title refers to the creatures a very poor addled old lady (Dame Edith Evans) imagines in her paranoid fantasies. They lurk behind every drip, drip, drip of a leaky faucet. They listen ...


The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella (1976)

Aggregate Rating: 71 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

In the tiny kingdom of Euphrania, the King and his court are most anxious to get Prince Edward wed. But Edward wants to marry for love. Meanwhile, young Cinderella finds life drastically ...


The Stepford Wives (1975)

Aggregate Rating: 71 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Joanna Eberhart has come to the quaint little town of Stepford, Connecticut with her family, but soon discovers there lies a sinister truth in the all too perfect behavior of the female residents.


The Wrong Box (1966)

Aggregate Rating: 70 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

In Victorian England, a fortune now depends on which of two brothers outlives the other... or can be made to have seemed to do so!


The Madwoman of Chaillot (1969)

Aggregate Rating: 62 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Nice, eccentric, idealistic and slightly mad Countess Aurelia, who believes that the good must prevail over evil, decides to stand up to corrupt powerful leaders of Paris in her own way, which grabs everyones attention.


International Velvet (1978)

Aggregate Rating: 58 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Velvet's orphaned niece, Sarah, follows her dream of Olympic glory with her horse Arizona Pie.


Deadfall (1968)

Aggregate Rating: 58 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Cat burglar Henry Clarke and his accomplices, the Moreaus, attempt to steal diamonds from the château of millionaire Salinas. However, Henry's partners in crime aren't the most emotionally stable people.


Better Late Than Never (1983)

Aggregate Rating: 56 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Two men show up claiming to be the grandfather of a child heiress.


The Naked Face (1984)

Aggregate Rating: 54 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Chicago psychiatrist Judd Stevens is suspected of murdering one of his patients when the man turns up stabbed to death in the middle of the city. After repeated attempts to convince two ...