Movies directed by Compton Bennett
King Solomon's Mines (1950)
103 mins Action , Adventure
Whilst the storyline has changed in places the 1950 adaptation of H. Rider Haggard's "King Solomon's Mines" is the most faithful that I have watched so far. And as such for those who have watched the 80s action adventure vers...
The Gift Horse (1952)
100 mins Drama, War
As a movie reviewer I often hear people moan about modern movies being unoriginal, trading on just the stars and not as good as old movies. Now in part I agree but it seems to me people forget that the old movies we see now a...
After the Ball (1957)
89 mins Biography, Musical
If someone said Burlington Bertie to me I would be able to say that it is an old music hall number but I couldn't tell you anything else especially about the performer Vesta Tilley. As such I have to be honest and say that I ...
Beyond the Curtain (1960)
88 mins Drama
"Beyond the Curtain" was a product of the British film industry in 1960 and everything about it screams 60s b-movie. Yet ironically the storyline to "Beyond the Curtain" is the sort of thing which is still being made today wh...
* This is purely a list of reviews on The Movie Scene featuring the name Compton Bennett as one of the directors.