Movies directed by Michael Anderson
The Dam Busters (1955)
124 mins Drama, War
Based upon a true story "The Dam Busters" tells the story of how aeronautical engineer Dr. Barnes N. Wallis developed the famous bouncing bomb and also the daring mission which the 617 Squadron undertook to use the bomb to bl...
Around the World in Eighty Days (1956)
182 mins Adventure , Comedy, Family
Oh to be a child again when the illusion of cinema could mesmerise you for hours upon hours. That is how I sadly feel when watching "Around the World in Eighty Days" a movie which impresses in many ways but also disappoints d...
Yangtse Incident: The Story of H.M.S. Amethyst (1957)
113 mins Drama, War
As I sat watching the "Yangtse Incident" I was thinking about what I was going to write in this movie review and to be honest it wasn't looking good. You see the first half of "Yangtse Incident" feels like a movie made for wa...
Operation Crossbow (1965)
115 mins Action , Drama, War
When it comes to war movies I put "Operation Crossbow" in a group called interesting more than entertaining. The interest comes from the fact that not only was it based on the real mission "Crossbow" but certain elements have...
The Quiller Memorandum (1966)
104 mins Drama, Mystery, Thriller
"The Quiller Memorandum" feels like a James Bond movie from the 60s, it looks like a James Bond movie from the 60s and even sounds like a James Bond movie from the 60s. Except "The Quiller Memorandum" isn't a James Bond movie...
Logan's Run (1976)
114 mins Action , Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
"Logan's Run" is another one of those movies which tries to paint a picture of a futuristic world, something which to be frank wasn't that uncommon during the 70s. As such it is a movie which is full of 70s special effects, f...
* This is purely a list of reviews on The Movie Scene featuring the name Michael Anderson as one of the directors.