Maurice Binder

Movies with titles and typography (opening credits + trailers) designed by Maurice Binder (1925-1991). This list is incomplete but accurate: all listed movies feature title sequences designed by Binder.

  • THE JAMES DEAN STORY

    (1957)
    Directed by: 
    Robert Altman, George W. George
    Starring: 
    James Dean
    Country: 
    USA
  • DAMN YANKEES!

    (1958)
    Directed by: 
    George Abbott, Stanley Donen
    Starring: 
    Tab Hunter, Gwen Verdon, Ray Walston, Russ Brown
    Country: 
    USA
  • Indiscreet (1958) Blu-ray movie title

    INDISCREET

    (1958) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Stanley Donen
    Starring: 
    Cary Grant, Ingrid Bergman, Cecil Parker, Phyllis Calvert
    Country: 
    UK | USA
    • opening credits
    • “The End”
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • THE YOUNG PHILADELPHIANS

    (1959)
    Directed by: 
    Vincent Sherman
    Starring: 
    Paul Newman, Barbara Rush, Alexis Smith, Brian Keith
    Country: 
    USA
  • THE MOUSE THAT ROARED

    (1959)
    Directed by: 
    Jack Arnold
    Starring: 
    Peter Sellers, Jean Seberg, William Hartnell, David Kossoff
    Country: 
    UK
  • SURPRISE PACKAGE

    (1960)
    Directed by: 
    Stanley Donen
    Starring: 
    Yul Brynner, Mitzi Gaynor, Noel Coward, Eric Pohlmann
    Country: 
    USA
  • ONCE MORE, WITH FEELING!

    (1960)
    Directed by: 
    Stanley Donen
    Starring: 
    Yul Brynner, Kay Kendall, Geoffrey Toone, Maxwell Shaw
    Country: 
    UK
  • Plein Soleil (1960) movie title

    PLEIN SOLEIL

    (1960) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    René Clément
    Starring: 
    Alain Delon, Maurice Ronet, Marie Laforêt
    Country: 
    France
    • opening credits
    • “Fin”
    • Trailer typography
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • The Grass Is Greener (1960) Blu-ray movie title

    THE GRASS IS GREENER

    (1960) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Stanley Donen
    Starring: 
    Cary Grant, Deborah Kerr, Robert Mitchum, Jean Simmons
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    • “The End”
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • GOODBYE AGAIN

    (1961)
    Directed by: 
    Anatole Litvak
    Starring: 
    Ingrid Bergman, Yves Montand, Anthony Perkins, Jessie Royce Landis
    Country: 
    USA
  • The Road to Hong Kong (1962) Blu-ray movie title

    THE ROAD TO HONG KONG

    (1962) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Norman Panama
    Starring: 
    Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Joan Collins, Robert Morley, Walter Gotell, Dorothy Lamour
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    • “The End”
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • SODOM AND GOMORRAH

    (1962)
    Directed by: 
    Robert Aldrich
    Starring: 
    Stewart Granger, Pier Angeli, Stanley Baker, Rossana Podestà
    Country: 
    USA
  • Dr. No (1962) Blu-ray movie title

    DR. NO

    (1962) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Terence Young
    Starring: 
    Sean Connery, Ursula Andress, Joseph Wiseman, Jack Lord
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    • “The End”
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • REACH FOR GLORY

    (1963)
    Directed by: 
    Philip Leacock
    Starring: 
    Harry Andrews, Kay Walsh, Michael Anderson Jr., Oliver Grimm
    Country: 
    UK
  • I Could Go on Singing (1963) Blu-ray movie title

    I COULD GO ON SINGING

    (1963) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Ronald Neame
    Starring: 
    Judy Garland, Dirk Bogarde, Jack Klugman, Aline MacMahon
    Country: 
    UK, USA
    • opening credits
    • “The End”
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • THE MOUSE ON THE MOON

    (1963)
    Directed by: 
    Richard Lester
    Starring: 
    Margaret Rutherford, Ron Moody, Bernard Cribbins, David Kossoff
    Country: 
    UK, USA
  • THE RUNNING MAN

    (1963)
    Directed by: 
    Carol Reed
    Starring: 
    Laurence Harvey, Lee Remick, Alan Bates, Fernando Rey
    Country: 
    UK
  • CALL ME BWANA

    (1963)
    Directed by: 
    Gordon Douglas
    Starring: 
    Bob Hope, Anita Ekberg, Edie Adams, Lionel Jeffries
    Country: 
    UK
  • STOLEN HOURS

    (1963)
    Directed by: 
    Daniel Petrie
    Starring: 
    Susan Hayward, Michael Craig, Diane Baker, Edward Judd
    Country: 
    UK, USA
  • Charade (1963) Blu-ray movie title

    CHARADE

    (1963) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Stanley Donen
    Starring: 
    Cary Grant, Audrey Hepburn, Walter Matthau, James Coburn, George Kennedy
    Country: 
    UK, USA
    • opening credits
    • “The End”
    • trailer typography
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • THE WILD AFFAIR

    (1963)
    Directed by: 
    John Krish
    Starring: 
    Nancy Kwan, Gladys Morgan, Betty Marsden, Victor Spinetti
    Country: 
    UK
  • THE LONG SHIPS

    (1964)
    Directed by: 
    Jack Cardiff
    Starring: 
    Richard Widmark, Sidney Poitier, Russ Tamblyn, Rosanna Schiaffino
    Country: 
    UK
  • THE 7TH DAWN

    (1964)
    Directed by: 
    Lewis Gilbert
    Starring: 
    William Holden, Susannah York, Capucine, Tetsurô Tanba
    Country: 
    UK
  • LA RONDE

    (1964)
    Directed by: 
    Roger Vadim
    Starring: 
    Jane Fonda, Anna Karina, Jean-Claude Brialy, Maurice Ronet
    Country: 
    France
  • YOUNG CASSIDY

    (1965)
    Directed by: 
    Jack Cardiff
    Starring: 
    Rod Taylor, Julie Christie, Maggie Smith, Michael Redgrave
    Country: 
    UK
  • Repulsion (1965) Blu-ray movie title

    REPULSION

    (1965) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Roman Polanski
    Starring: 
    Catherine Deneuve, Ian Hendry, John Fraser, Yvonne Furneaux
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    • closing credits
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
    Fonts used: 
    Univers
  • PROMISE HER ANYTHING

    (1965)
    Directed by: 
    Arthur Hiller
    Starring: 
    Warren Beatty, Leslie Caron, Robert Cummings, Keenan Wynn
    Country: 
    UK
  • Thunderball (1965) Maurice Binder

    THUNDERBALL

    (1965) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Terence Young
    Starring: 
    Sean Connery, Claudine Auger, Adolfo Celi, Luciana Paluzzi
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    • closing credits
    • trailer typography
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • CIRCLE OF LOVE

    (1965)
    Directed by: 
    Roger Vadim
    Starring: 
    Jane Fonda, Anna Karina, Jean-Claude Brialy, Maurice Ronet
    Country: 
    France, Italy
  • The Chase (1966) Marlon Brando

    THE CHASE

    (1966) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Arthur Penn
    Starring: 
    Marlon Brando, Jane Fonda, Robert Redford, Robert Duvall, James Fox
    Country: 
    USA
    • opening credits
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
    Fonts used: 
    Univers
  • Arabesque (1966) Maurice Binder

    ARABESQUE

    (1966)
    Directed by: 
    Stanley Donen
    Starring: 
    Gregory Peck, Sophia Loren, Alan Badel, Kieron Moore
    Country: 
    USA
    • opening credits
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
    Fonts used: 
    Univers
  • KALEIDOSCOPE

    (1966)
    Directed by: 
    Jack Smight
    Starring: 
    Warren Beatty, Susannah York, Clive Revill, Eric Porter
    Country: 
    UK
  • EYE OF THE DEVIL

    (1966)
    Directed by: 
    J. Lee Thompson
    Starring: 
    Deborah Kerr, David Niven, Donald Pleasence, David Hemmings
    Country: 
    UK
  • After the Fox (1966) Maurice Binder

    AFTER THE FOX

    (1966) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Vittorio De Sica
    Starring: 
    Peter Sellers, Victor Mature, Britt Ekland, Martin Balsam
    Country: 
    Italy, UK
    • opening credits
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
    Fonts used: 
    Univers
  • THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

    (1967)
    Directed by: 
    Franco Zeffirelli
    Starring: 
    Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Cyril Cusack, Michael Hordern
    Country: 
    Italy, USA
  • Two for the Road (1967) Maurice Binder

    TWO FOR THE ROAD

    (1967) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Stanley Donen
    Starring: 
    Audrey Hepburn, Albert Finney, Eleanor Bron, Jacqueline Bisset
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
    Fonts used: 
    Univers
  • You Only Live Twice (1967) Maurice Binder

    YOU ONLY LIVE TWICE

    (1967)
    Directed by: 
    Lewis Gilbert
    Starring: 
    Sean Connery, Akiko Wakabayashi, Mie Hama, Donald Pleasence
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    • closing credits
    • trailer typography
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • FATHOM

    (1967)
    Directed by: 
    Leslie H. Martinson
    Starring: 
    Anthony Franciosa, Raquel Welch, Ronald Fraser, Richard Briers
    Country: 
    UK
  • THE DAY THE FISH CAME OUT

    (1967)
    Directed by: 
    Mihalis Kakogiannis
    Starring: 
    Tom Courtenay, Colin Blakely, Sam Wanamaker, Candice Bergen
    Country: 
    Greece, UK
  • A MATTER OF INNOCENCE

    (1967)
    Directed by: 
    Guy Green
    Starring: 
    Hayley Mills, Trevor Howard, Shashi Kapoor, Brenda de Banzie
    Country: 
    UK
  • Billion Dollar Brain (1967)

    BILLION DOLLAR BRAIN

    (1967) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Ken Russell
    Starring: 
    Michael Caine, Karl Malden, Ed Begley, Françoise Dorléac
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    • “The End”
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • Bedazzled (1967) movie title

    BEDAZZLED

    (1967) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Stanley Donen
    Starring: 
    Peter Cook, Dudley Moore, Eleanor Bron, Raquel Welch
    Studio: 
    20th Century Fox
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    • “The End”
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
    Fonts used: 
    Franklin Gothic
  • THE MAGUS

    (1968)
    Directed by: 
    Guy Green
    Starring: 
    Michael Caine, Anthony Quinn, Candice Bergen, Anna Karina
    Country: 
    UK
  • A TALENT FOR LOVING

    (1969)
    Directed by: 
    Richard Quine
    Starring: 
    Richard Widmark, Topol, Geneviève Page, Cesar Romero
    Country: 
    USA, UK
  • BROTHERLY LOVE

    (1969)
    Directed by: 
    J. Lee Thompson
    Starring: 
    Peter O’Toole, Susannah York, Michael Craig, Cyril Cusack
    Country: 
    USA, UK
  • STAIRCASE

    (1969)
    Directed by: 
    Stanley Donen
    Starring: 
    Rex Harrison, Richard Burton, Cathleen Nesbitt, Beatrix Lehmann
    Country: 
    USA, UK
  • Battle of Britain (1969)

    BATTLE OF BRITAIN

    (1969) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Guy Hamilton
    Starring: 
    Michael Caine, Trevor Howard, Laurence Olivier, Christopher Plummer, Robert Shaw
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)

    ON HER MAJESTY’S SECRET SERVICE

    (1969) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Peter R. Hunt
    Starring: 
    George Lazenby, Diana Rigg, Telly Savalas, Gabriele Ferzetti
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • WUTHERING HEIGHTS

    (1970)
    Directed by: 
    Robert Fuest
    Starring: 
    Anna Calder-Marshall, Timothy Dalton, Harry Andrews, Pamela Brown
    Country: 
    UK
  • The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970) movie title

    PRIVATE LIFE OF SHERLOCK HOLMES

    (1970) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Billy Wilder
    Starring: 
    Robert Stephens, Colin Blakely, Christopher Lee
    Country: 
    USA
    • opening credits
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • Diamonds Are Forever (1971)

    DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER

    (1971)
    Directed by: 
    Guy Hamilton
    Starring: 
    Sean Connery, Jill St. John, Charles Gray, Lana Wood
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    • “The End”
    • trailer typography
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
    Fonts used: 
    Futura
  • YOUNG WINSTON

    (1972)
    Directed by: 
    Richard Attenborough
    Starring: 
    Robert Shaw, Anne Bancroft, Simon Ward, Anthony Hopkins
    Country: 
    UK, USA
  • Live and Let Die (1973)

    LIVE AND LET DIE

    (1973) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Guy Hamilton
    Starring: 
    Roger Moore, Yaphet Kotto, Jane Seymour, Clifton James
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    • “The End”
    • trailer typography
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
    Fonts used: 
    Neue Haas Grotesk
  • The Tamarind Seed (1974)

    THE TAMARIND SEED

    (1974) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Blake Edwards
    Starring: 
    Julie Andrews, Omar Sharif, Anthony Quayle, Dan O’Herlihy
    Country: 
    UK, USA
    • opening credits
    • title sequence
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • Gold (1974)

    GOLD

    (1974) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Peter R. Hunt
    Starring: 
    Roger Moore, Susannah York, Ray Milland, Bradford Dillman
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    • closing credits
    • trailer typography
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • The Man with the Golden Gun (1974)

    THE MAN WITH THE GOLDEN GUN

    (1974) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Guy Hamilton
    Starring: 
    Roger Moore, Christopher Lee, Britt Ekland, Maud Adams
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    • closing credits
    • trailer typography
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • THE LITTLE PRINCE

    (1974)
    Directed by: 
    Stanley Donen
    Starring: 
    Steven Warner, Joss Ackland, Clive Revill, Gene Wilder
    Country: 
    USA, UK
  • E’LOLLIPOP

    (1975)
    Directed by: 
    Ashley Lazarus
    Starring: 
    José Ferrer, Karen Valentine, Bess Finney, Muntu Ndebele
    Country: 
    South Africa
  • Shout at the Devil (1976)

    SHOUT AT THE DEVIL

    (1976) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Peter R. Hunt
    Starring: 
    Lee Marvin, Roger Moore, Barbara Parkins, Ian Holm
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)

    THE SPY WHO LOVED ME

    (1977) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Lewis Gilbert
    Starring: 
    Roger Moore, Barbara Bach, Curd Jürgens, Richard Kiel
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • BRASS TARGET

    (1978)
    Directed by: 
    John Hough
    Starring: 
    Sophia Loren, John Cassavetes, George Kennedy, Max von Sydow
    Country: 
    USA
  • The Wild Geese (1978)

    THE WILD GEESE

    (1978) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Andrew V. McLaglen
    Starring: 
    Richard Burton, Roger Moore, Richard Harris, Hardy Krüger
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • Moonraker (1979)

    MOONRAKER

    (1979) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Lewis Gilbert
    Starring: 
    Roger Moore, Lois Chiles, Michael Lonsdale, Richard Kiel
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • THE SEA WOLVES

    (1980)
    Directed by: 
    Andrew V. McLaglen
    Starring: 
    Gregory Peck, Roger Moore, David Niven, Trevor Howard
    Country: 
    UK, USA
  • THE AWAKENING

    (1980)
    Directed by: 
    Mike Newell
    Starring: 
    Charlton Heston, Susannah York, Jill Townsend, Stephanie Zimbalist
    Country: 
    UK
  • GREEN ICE

    (1981)
    Directed by: 
    Ernest Day
    Starring: 
    Ryan O’Neal, Anne Archer, Omar Sharif, Domingo Ambriz
    Country: 
    UK
  • For Your Eyes Only (1981)

    FOR YOUR EYES ONLY

    (1981) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    John Glen
    Starring: 
    Roger Moore, Carole Bouquet, Topol, Lynn-Holly Johnson
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • Octopussy (1983)

    OCTOPUSSY

    (1983) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    John Glen
    Starring: 
    Roger Moore, Maud Adams, Louis Jourdan, Kristina Wayborn
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    • trailer typography
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • RUSTLERS’ RHAPSODY

    (1983)
    Directed by: 
    Hugh Wilson
    Starring: 
    Tom Berenger, G.W. Bailey, Marilu Henner, Andy Griffith, Fernando Rey
    Country: 
    USA
  • A View to a Kill (1985)

    A VIEW TO A KILL

    (1985) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    John Glen
    Starring: 
    Roger Moore, Christopher Walken, Tanya Roberts, Grace Jones
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    • trailer typography
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • MAX MON AMOUR

    (1986)
    Directed by: 
    Nagisa Ôshima
    Starring: 
    Charlotte Rampling, Anthony Higgins, Victoria Abril, Anne-Marie Joubert
    Country: 
    France, USA
  • SHANGHAI SURPRISE

    (1986)
    Directed by: 
    Jim Goddard
    Starring: 
    Sean Penn, Madonna, Paul Freeman, Richard Griffiths
    Country: 
    UK
  • The Living Daylights (1987)

    THE LIVING DAYLIGHTS

    (1987) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    John Glen
    Starring: 
    Timothy Dalton, Maryam d’Abo, Jeroen Krabbé, Joe Don Baker
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
    • trailer title
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • The Last Emperor (1987)

    THE LAST EMPEROR

    (1987) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Bernardo Bertolucci
    Starring: 
    John Lone, Joan Chen, Peter O’Toole, Ruocheng Ying
    Country: 
    China, UK
    • opening credits
    • “The End”
    • trailer title
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
    Fonts used: 
    Carlton, Optima
  • THE DECEIVERS

    (1988)
    Directed by: 
    Nicholas Meyer
    Starring: 
    Pierce Brosnan, Shashi Kapoor, Saeed Jaffrey, Helena Michell
    Country: 
    India, UK
  • Licence to Kill (1989)

    LICENCE TO KILL

    (1989) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    John Glen
    Starring: 
    Timothy Dalton, Carey Lowell, Robert Davi, Benicio Del Toro
    Country: 
    India, UK
    • opening credits
    • trailer title
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • Licence to Kill (1989)

    MISTER JOHNSON

    (1990) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Bruce Beresford
    Starring: 
    Maynard Eziashi, Pierce Brosnan, Edward Woodward, Beatie Edney
    Country: 
    USA
    • opening credits
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
    Fonts used: 
    Benguiat
  • The Sheltering Sky (1990)

    THE SHELTERING SKY

    (1990)
    Directed by: 
    Bernardo Bertolucci
    Starring: 
    Debra Winger, John Malkovich, Campbell Scott, Jill Bennett
    Country: 
    UK, Italy
    • opening credits
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • Hamlet (1990)

    HAMLET

    (1990) [Blu-ray]
    Directed by: 
    Franco Zeffirelli
    Starring: 
    Mel Gibson, Glenn Close, Alan Bates, Paul Scofield
    Country: 
    UK, USA
    • opening credits
    Title design: 
    Maurice Binder
  • A CAPTIVE OF THE LAND

    (1993)
    Directed by: 
    John Berry
    Starring: 
    Sam Waterston, Aleksandr Potapov, Keir Giles, Victor Ignatyev
    Country: 
    USA