Search results for "Anthony Franciosa"


A Face in the Crowd (1957) RT 92% / Audience 94%

DVD release: May 2005

"A Face in the Crowd" charts the rise of a raucous hayseed named Lonesome Rhodes from itinerant Ozark guitar picker to local media rabble-rouser to TV superstar and political ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Elia Kazan
CAST:  Andy Griffith  •  Patricia Neal  •  Walter Matthau  •  Lee Remick

A Hatful of Rain (1957) RT Audience 77%

Based on the stage play by Michael V. Gazzo, this noir-stained drama provides a searing look at the emotional carnage of a drug addicted ex-G.I. (Don Murray) along with his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Fred Zinnemann
CAST:  Don Murray  •  Eva Marie Saint  •  Anthony Franciosa  •  Lloyd Nolan

Across 110th Street (1972) RT 80% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Oct 2001

In a daring robbery, some $300,000 is taken from the Italian mob. Several mafiosi are killed, as are two policemen. Lt. Pope and Mattelli are two New York City cops trying to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Barry Shear
CAST:  Anthony Quinn  •  Yaphet Kotto  •  Anthony Franciosa  •  Antonio Fargas

Tenebrae (1982) RT Audience 80%

An American writer in Rome is stalked by a serial killer bent on harassing him while killing all people associated with his work on his latest book.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Dario Argento
CAST:  Anthony Franciosa  •  John Saxon  •  Daria Nicolodi  •  Christian Borromeo

Wild Is the Wind (1957) RT Audience 70%

Wild Is the Wind represents a (perhaps deliberate) reversal of the situation in The Rose Tattoo (1955). Whereas in Tattoo, Anna Magnani played a widow who could never find a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Anna Magnani  •  Anthony Quinn  •  Anthony Franciosa  •  Joseph Calleia

The Pleasure Seekers (1964) RT Audience 31%

A trio of gorgeous American tourists hope to find love while vacationing in Spain. Secretary Maggie Williams falls hard for a married newsman named Paul Barton while fighting ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jean Negulesco
CAST:  Ann-Margret  •  Anthony Franciosa  •  Carol Lynley  •  Gardner McKay

The Drowning Pool (1975) RT 50% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Nov 2006

Harper is brought to Louisiana to investigate an attempted blackmail scheme. He soon finds out that it involves an old flame of his and her daughter. He eventually finds ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stuart Rosenberg
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Joanne Woodward  •  Anthony Franciosa  •  Murray Hamilton

Web of the Spider (1971)

Alan Foster, a professional American journalist, travels to London to meet with Edgar Allen Poe for an interview. While in London, Alan soon finds himself in the company of ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Antonio Margheriti
CAST:  Anthony Franciosa  •  Michèle Mercier  •  Irina Maleeva  •  Klaus Kinski

Ghost in the Noonday Sun (1984) RT Audience 100%

A pirate crewman kills his captain after learning where he has hidden his buried treasure. However, as he begins to lose his memory, he relies more and more on the ghost of ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Peter Medak
CAST:  Peter Sellers  •  Anthony Franciosa  •  Spike Milligan  •  Clive Revill

Fame Is the Name of the Game (1966)

An investigative reporter looks into the murder of a call girl. His investigation unearths her diary, with the names of many prominent people in it. He sets out to find her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Stuart Rosenberg
CAST:  Anthony Franciosa  •  Jill St. John  •  Jack Klugman  •  George Macready




In Enemy Country (1968) RT Audience 33%

Wartime secret agents are on a mission to destroy a deadly new type of torpedo, hidden in a Nazi stronghold in France.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Harry Keller
CAST:  Anthony Franciosa  •  Anjanette Comer  •  Guy Stockwell  •  Paul Hubschmid

Julie Darling (1983)

A teenage girl whose inaction caused her mother's death arranges a similarly gruesome fate for her stepmother and brother.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Paul Nicholas
CAST:  Isabelle Mejias  •  Sybil Danning  •  Anthony Franciosa  •  Paul Hubbard

Kiss My Grits (1982) RT Audience 100%

A man heads for Mexico with a mobster's girlfriend.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jack Starrett
CAST:  Susan George  •  Bruce Davison  •  Bruno Kirby  •  Anthony Franciosa

Help Me Dream (1981)

In 1943, during the war, Francesca, widowed, moves with her three daughters to her country house, to get away from the bombing of Bologna. In the villa she finds her childhood ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Pupi Avati
CAST:  Mariangela Melato  •  Anthony Franciosa  •  Orazio Orlando  •  Jean-Pierre Léaud

Curse of the Black Widow (1977) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Jul 1989

Tony Franciosa plays a detective who's on the trail of a murderer whose mutilated and predominantly male victims are found encased in silken cocoons...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Dan Curtis
CAST:  Anthony Franciosa  •  Donna Mills  •  June Lockhart  •  June Allyson

A Man Called Gannon (1968) RT Audience 20%

A seasoned cowboy takes a young tender-foot under his wing. They become embroiled in a range war, and end up on opposite sides.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  James Goldstone
CAST:  Anthony Franciosa  •  Michael Sarrazin  •  Judi West  •  Susan Oliver

Fathom (1967) RT 40% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Jul 2002

While touring abroad in Europe, beautiful American skydiver Fathom Harvill gets wrapped up in international intrigue when Scottish spy Douglas Campbell recruits her to help ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Leslie H. Martinson
CAST:  Anthony Franciosa  •  Raquel Welch  •  Ronald Fraser  •  Richard Briers

The Story on Page One (1959) RT Audience 50%

An adulterous couple is accused of murder after the woman's husband is shot and killed during a scuffle. A high-profile court case tells the story.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Clifford Odets
CAST:  Rita Hayworth  •  Anthony Franciosa  •  Gig Young  •  Mildred Dunnock

Period of Adjustment (1962) RT 67% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Nov 1992

George Haverstick, a Korean war veteran, hastily marries Isabel, whom he met in hospital while he was recovering from a nervous condition. To Isabel's horror, they drive to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Anthony Franciosa  •  Jane Fonda  •  Jim Hutton  •  Lois Nettleton

The Swinger (1966)

An authoress writes a steaming sex-novel and proceeds to live out her heroine's adventures.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Ann-Margret  •  Anthony Franciosa  •  Robert Coote  •  Yvonne Romain