Search results for "Anne Jackson"


The Shining (1980) RT 88% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Jun 1999

Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Shelley Duvall  •  Danny Lloyd  •  Scatman Crothers

Lovers and Other Strangers (1970) RT 100% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jul 2004

Mike Vecchio and Susan Henderson are preparing for their upcoming wedding. However, they seem to be the only two people at the wedding that are happy. Mike's brother Richie ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Cy Howard
CAST:  Gig Young  •  Beatrice Arthur  •  Bonnie Bedelia  •  Anne Jackson

Independence (1976)

John Huston directs this film giving relevance and life to the hallowed buildings and ground making up Independence National Historical Park. Through vignettes, the people and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  John Huston
CAST:  William Atherton  •  John Favorite  •  Pat Hingle  •  Ken Howard

How to Save a Marriage and Ruin Your Life (1968)

Director Fielder Cook's 1968 sex comedy has wealthy playboy Dean Martin wrongly believing good girl Stella Stevens is his best friend's mistress.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Fielder Cook
CAST:  Dean Martin  •  Stella Stevens  •  Eli Wallach  •  Anne Jackson

Leave 'Em Laughing (1981) RT Audience 50%

Based on a true story, Mickey Rooney plays real-life clown Jack Thum. Thum and his wife cared for dozens of unwanted children. When Thum realizes he has terminal cancer, he ...  (more)

GENRES: TV movie
DIRECTION:  Jackie Cooper
CAST:  Mickey Rooney  •  Anne Jackson  •  Allen Garfield  •  Elisha Cook, Jr.

The Bell Jar (1979)

DVD release: Jul 1990

Adaptation of the 1963 novel by Sylvia Plath. Details a young woman's summer in New York working for a Mademoiselle-like magazine, return home to New England, and subsequent ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Larry Peerce
CAST:  Marilyn Hassett  •  Julie Harris  •  Jameson Parker  •  Anne Jackson

The Journey (1959) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: May 2015

A Communist officer falls hard for a married woman trying to escape from Hungary.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anatole Litvak
CAST:  Deborah Kerr  •  Yul Brynner  •  Jason Robards  •  Robert Morley

Funny About Love (1990) RT Audience 16%

DVD release: Jun 2004

When Duffy Bergman, a New York cartoonist, meets Meg Lloyd, a gourmet chef, he discovers the love of his life and they marry -- yet love alone isn't enough to make them happy. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Leonard Nimoy
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Christine Lahti  •  Mary Stuart Masterson  •  Robert Prosky

Baby M (1988) RT Audience 100%

Baby M is a two-part TV movie predicated on a headline-making true event. In 1985, Mary Beth Whitehead accepted $10,000 to bear a child, which then would be adopted by William ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  James Steven Sadwith
CAST:  JoBeth Williams  •  John Shea  •  Bruce Weitz  •  Robin Strasser

Zig Zag (1970)

A dying man frames himself for murder so his widow can collect the reward.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard A. Colla
CAST:  George Kennedy  •  Anne Jackson  •  Eli Wallach  •  Steve Ihnat




So Young, So Bad (1950) RT Audience 33%

Idealistic and naive Dr. Jason arrives at a school for delinquent girls and immediately begins to try to make a difference in the lives of some of the inmates. Oblivious to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Edgar G. Ulmer  •  Bernard Vorhaus
CAST:  Paul Henreid  •  Catherine McLeod  •  Grace Coppin  •  Cecil Clovelly

Blinded by the Light (1980)

David Bowers is a teenager who runs away from home to join a quasi-religious cult. His sister Janet is determined to find him, but almost winds up getting brainwashed by the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  John A. Alonzo
CAST:  Kristy McNichol  •  Jimmy McNichol  •  Grace Zabriskie  •  Gail Edwards

Tall Story (1960) RT Audience 53%

DVD release: Apr 1992

Love puts a college basketball star into a tailspin.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Joshua Logan
CAST:  Jane Fonda  •  Anthony Perkins  •  Ray Walston  •  Marc Connelly

The Angel Levine (1970) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Oct 2002

Morris Mishkin is a elderly religious Jew in New York. His wife Fanny is very ill. He's a tailor, but he can't work because his back has given out. He doesn't even have enough ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ján Kadár
CAST:  Zero Mostel  •  Harry Belafonte  •  Ida Kaminska  •  Milo O'Shea

Folks! (1992) RT Audience 51%

DVD release: Jun 2006

A slightly self absorbed yuppie takes in his parents including his senile father, after their home burns down. But his personal and professional life fall apart soon after.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ted Kotcheff
CAST:  Tom Selleck  •  Don Ameche  •  Anne Jackson  •  Christine Ebersole

Nasty Habits (1977) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: May 2005

In a Philadelphia convent, two nuns battle it out to be elected to the position of head abbess, and neither is about to let anything stand in the way of getting what she wants.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michael Lindsay-Hogg
CAST:  Glenda Jackson  •  Melina Mercouri  •  Geraldine Page  •  Sandy Dennis

Sam's Son (1984) RT Audience 100%

Michael Landon's semi-autobiographical sketch of his earlier life. It's the story of Gene Orowitz, a high school student struggling with his identity, who finds success as a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Landon
CAST:  Eli Wallach  •  Anne Jackson  •  Michael Landon  •  Timothy Patrick Murphy

Dirty Dingus Magee (1970) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Nov 2001

Ass-breaker Dingus Magee is looking for a gold train when he comes upon old acquaintance Hoke Birdsill on stage to San Francisco, and robs him of his money. Hoke goes to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Burt Kennedy
CAST:  Frank Sinatra  •  George Kennedy  •  Anne Jackson  •  Lois Nettleton