When an OCD crossword-writer finds the finger of the mayor’s kidnapped daughter clogging the sink of the gay ex-Mafia hit man who lives upstairs, he must overcome his neuroses and solve the mystery of the finger before the wrong person gets arrested, or worse.
A bumbling scholar accidentally summons a smart-aleck genie-like imp, but when the magic reveals a menacing dark side he must rely on his own wits to save the day and win the heart of the woman he loves.
As Nazi bombings ravage London and her family goes to war, a shell-shocked girl evacuates to live with resentful widows in North England, where a pastoral stable boy helps her cope with the trauma of war. (Based on true stories.)
Having deserted the Crusades, a disillusioned Englishman must rediscover his humanity as he transports a hunted Egyptian princess and her elephant through hilarious misadventures across medieval Europe.