Search results for "Barton MacLane"


The Maltese Falcon (1941) RT 100% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Feb 2000

Spade and Archer is the name of a San Francisco detective agency. That's for Sam Spade and Miles Archer. The two men are partners, but Sam doesn't like Miles much. A knockout, ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Huston
CAST:  Humphrey Bogart  •  Mary Astor  •  Gladys George  •  Peter Lorre

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941) RT 65% / Audience 62%

Dr. Jekyll believes good and evil exist in everyone and creates a potion that allows his evil side, Mr. Hyde, to come to the fore. He faces horrible consequences when he lets ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Victor Fleming
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Ingrid Bergman  •  Lana Turner  •  Donald Crisp

Frisco Kid (1935) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Feb 2012

After a roustabout sailer avoids being shanghaied in 1852 San Francisco, his audacity helps him to arise to a position of power in the vice industry of the infamous Barbary Coast.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  James Cagney  •  Margaret Lindsay  •  Ricardo Cortez  •  Donald Woods

G Men (1935)

James "Brick" Davis, a struggling attorney, owes his education to a mob member named McKay, but refuses to get involved with the underworld. When his friend Eddie Buchanan is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  William Keighley
CAST:  James Cagney  •  Margaret Lindsay  •  Ann Dvorak  •  Robert Armstrong

High Sierra (1941) RT 94% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Nov 2003

See Bogie at his best as world weary "Mad Dog Roy Earle" Given a pardon from jail he gets back into the swing of things as he robs a swanky resort.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Raoul Walsh
CAST:  Ida Lupino  •  Humphrey Bogart  •  Alan Curtis  •  Arthur Kennedy

Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye (1950) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Mar 2002

James Cagney plays Ralph Cotter, a career criminal who escapes from prison, then murders his partner in crime. Along they way he attempts to woo his ex partner's sister ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  James Cagney  •  Barbara Payton  •  Helena Carter  •  Ward Bond

Pocketful of Miracles (1961) RT 63% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Damon Runyon's fairytale, sweet and funny, is told by director Frank Capra. Boozy, brassy Apple Annie, a beggar with a basket of apples, is as much as part of downtown New ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank Capra
CAST:  Bette Davis  •  Glenn Ford  •  Hope Lange  •  Peter Falk

Red Light (1949) RT Audience 18%

Nick Cherney, in prison for embezzling from Torno Freight Co., sees a chance to get back at Johnny Torno through his young priest brother Jess. He pays fellow prisoner Rocky, ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roy Del Ruth
CAST:  George Raft  •  Virginia Mayo  •  Gene Lockhart  •  Raymond Burr

The Glenn Miller Story (1954) RT 88% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Mar 2003

A vibrant tribute to one of America's legendary bandleaders, charting Glenn Miller's rise from obscurity and poverty to fame and wealth in the early 1940s.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Music
DIRECTION:  Anthony Mann
CAST:  James Stewart  •  June Allyson  •  Harry Morgan  •  Charles Drake

The Mummy's Ghost (1944) RT 33% / Audience 21%

DVD release: Sep 1993

An Egyptian high priest travels to America to reclaim the bodies of ancient Egyptian princess Ananka and her living guardian mummy Kharis. Learning that Ananka's spirit has ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Reginald Le Borg
CAST:  John Carradine  •  Robert Lowery  •  Lon Chaney, Jr.  •  Ramsay Ames




The Spanish Main (1945) RT Audience 51%

DVD release: Nov 2012

Laurent van Horn is the leader of a band of Dutch refugees on a ship seeking freedom in the Carolinas, when the ship is wrecked on the coast of Cartagene. governed by Don Juan ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Paul Henreid  •  Maureen O'Hara  •  Walter Slezak  •  Binnie Barnes

Western Union (1941) RT 80% / Audience 60%

When Edward Creighton leads the construction of the Western Union to unite East with West, he hires a Western reformed outlaw and a tenderfoot Eastern surveyor.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Fritz Lang
CAST:  Robert Young  •  Randolph Scott  •  Dean Jagger  •  Virginia Gilmore

You Only Live Once (1937) RT 100% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Jun 2003

Based partially on the story of Bonnie and Clyde, Eddie Taylor (Henry Fonda) is an ex-convict who cannot get a break after being released from prison. When he is framed for ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Fritz Lang
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  Sylvia Sidney  •  Barton MacLane  •  Jean Dixon

Melody Ranch (1940)

His Arizona hometown of Torpedo invites Gene back to be the honorary sheriff of the Frontier Days Celebration.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Joseph Santley
CAST:  Gene Autry  •  Ann Miller  •  Jimmy Durante  •  Barton MacLane

Backlash (1956) RT Audience 40%

Jim Slater's father (whom he never knew) died in the Apache ambush at Gila Valley, and Jim is searching for the one survivor, who supposedly went for help but disappeared with ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  John Sturges
CAST:  Richard Widmark  •  Donna Reed  •  William Campbell  •  John McIntire

Kansas Pacific (1953) RT Audience 36%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Just before the Civil War (but after the South has seceded), Southern saboteurs try to prevent railroad construction from crossing Kansas to the frontier; army captain Nelson ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Ray Nazarro
CAST:  Sterling Hayden  •  Eve Miller  •  Barton MacLane  •  Harry Shannon

Highways by Night (1942)

A young millionaire (Richard Carlson) joins the real world and meets a maid (Jane Randolph) and mobsters.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Godfrey
CAST:  Richard Carlson  •  Jane Randolph  •  Jane Darwell  •  Barton MacLane

Best of the Badmen (1951) RT Audience 27%

DVD release: Sep 1990

Though RKO Radio Pictures was, in 1951, still faithful to the concept of "B" westerns starring Tim Holt, the studio was more than capable of turning out an "A" oater from time ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  William D. Russell
CAST:  Robert Ryan  •  Claire Trevor  •  Jack Beutel  •  Robert Preston

Relentless (1948)

A man wrongly accused of murder tracks the true culprit across the desert.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  George Sherman
CAST:  Robert Young  •  Marguerite Chapman  •  Akim Tamiroff  •  Barton MacLane

The Walls of Jericho (1948) RT Audience 100%

After County Attorney Dave Connors helps Julian Norman with her shiftless father, Jefferson Norman, she leaves Jericho, Kansas to college to study for a law degree.A few years ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  John M. Stahl
CAST:  Cornel Wilde  •  Linda Darnell  •  Anne Baxter  •  Kirk Douglas