Search results for "Carroll Baker"

The Big Country (1958)

Retired, wealthy sea Captain Jame McKay arrives in the vast expanse of the West to marry fiancée Pat Terrill. McKay is a man whose values and approach to life are a mystery to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  William Wyler
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Jean Simmons  •  Carroll Baker  •  Charlton Heston

Baby Doll (1956) RT 100% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Based on a play by Tennessee Williams, "Baby Doll" centers on Archie Lee Meighan (Karl Malden), a failing cotton gin owner who is married to Baby Doll (Carroll Baker), a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Elia Kazan
CAST:  Karl Malden  •  Carroll Baker  •  Eli Wallach  •  Mildred Dunnock

Cheyenne Autumn (1964) RT 70% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Jun 2006

A reluctant cavalry Captain must track a defiant tribe of migrating Cheyennes.  (more)

GENRES: Western
CAST:  Richard Widmark  •  Carroll Baker  •  Karl Malden  •  Sal Mineo

Giant (1956) RT 95% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jun 2003

Sprawling epic covering the life of a Texas cattle rancher and his family and associates.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  George Stevens
CAST:  Elizabeth Taylor  •  Rock Hudson  •  James Dean  •  Carroll Baker

Harlow (1965)

Hollywood drama loosely based on the life of film actress Jean Harlow, with Carroll Baker in the title role. One of two feature film biographies, both released in 1965 and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Carroll Baker  •  Red Buttons  •  Raf Vallone  •  Angela Lansbury

How the West Was Won (1962) RT 100% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Sep 2006

The epic tale of the development of the American West from the 1830s through the Civil War to the end of the century, as seen through the eyes of one pioneer family.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  George Marshall  •  Henry Hathaway  •  John Ford  •  Richard Thorpe
CAST:  Carroll Baker  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Henry Fonda  •  Carolyn Jones

Kindergarten Cop (1990) RT 51% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Jan 1998

Hard-edged cop John Kimble gets more than he bargained for when he goes undercover as a kindergarten teacher to get the goods on a brutal drug lord while at the same time ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ivan Reitman
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Penelope Ann Miller  •  Pamela Reed  •  Linda Hunt

The Game (1997) RT 72% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Jun 2000

In honor of his birthday, San Francisco banker Nicholas Van Orton, a financial genius and a coldhearted loner, receives an unusual present from his younger brother, Conrad -- ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Fincher
CAST:  Michael Douglas  •  Sean Penn  •  Deborah Kara Unger  •  James Rebhorn

The Watcher in the Woods (1980) RT 43% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Apr 2002

No sooner does an all-American family takes possession of a baronial English manor when all manner of peculiar things occurring, including signs that point to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Hough
CAST:  Bette Davis  •  Lynn-Holly Johnson  •  Kyle Richards  •  Carroll Baker

The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) RT 37% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Mar 2001

All-star epic retelling of Christ's life.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  George Stevens
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Michael Anderson, Jr.  •  Carroll Baker  •  Ina Balin

Star 80 (1983) RT 89% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Nov 1998

Paul Snider is a narcissistic, small time hustler who fancies himself a ladies man. His life changes when he meets Dorothy Stratten working behind the counter of a Dairy Queen.  (more)

CAST:  Mariel Hemingway  •  Eric Roberts  •  Cliff Robertson  •  Carroll Baker

Orgasmo (1969)

Kathryn West, a glamorous American widow, arrives in Italy several weeks after the death of her older, extremely wealthy husband. With the help of Brian, her lawyer, Kathryn ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Umberto Lenzi
CAST:  Carroll Baker  •  Lou Castel  •  Colette Descombes  •  Tino Carraro

Hitler's SS: Portrait in Evil (1985) RT Audience 35%

DVD release: Nov 2004

The two-part TV movie Hitler's SS: Portrait in Evil crystallizes that evil by concentrating on two Berlin brothers. In 1931, Helmut Hoffman (Bill Nighy) a brilliant student ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  Jim Goddard
CAST:  John Shea  •  Bill Nighy  •  Lucy Gutteridge  •  David Warner

Bad (1977) RT Audience 98%

DVD release: Jan 2008

Hazel runs a beauty salon out of her house, but makes extra money by providing ruthless women to do hit jobs. K.T. is a parasite, and contacts Hazel looking for work when he ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Horror
DIRECTION:  Jed Johnson
CAST:  Carroll Baker  •  Susan Tyrrell  •  Perry King  •  Cyrinda Foxe

A Kiss to Die For (1993)

William, a Harvard psychology professor is having trouble dealing with life after the death of his wife when he meets a beautiful woman named Ali. As their relationship grows, ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Leon Ichaso
CAST:  Tim Matheson  •  Mimi Rogers  •  William Forsythe  •  Carlos Gómez

Native Son (1986) RT 56% / Audience 31%

In 1940s Chicago, a young black man takes a job as a chauffeur to a white family, which takes a turn for the worse when he accidentally kills the teenage daughter of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jerrold Freedman
CAST:  Victor Love  •  Matt Dillon  •  Elizabeth McGovern  •  Geraldine Page

Men Don't Tell (1993) RT Audience 53%

This movie shows another side to spousal abuse that not too many people thought is possible--the husband being abused and the wife the abuser.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Harry Winer
CAST:  Peter Strauss  •  Judith Light  •  James Gannon  •  Noble Willingham

The Body (1974) RT 13% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Jul 2001

A beautiful woman who lives on an island with her abusive husband, entices a young man into a murder-for-money plot.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Luigi Scattini
CAST:  Carroll Baker  •  Zeudi Araya Cristaldi  •  Leonard Mann  •  Enrico Maria Salerno

Judgment Day: The John List Story (1993)

The pious John List regularly goes to church and is respected by his neighbours. But one day the police finds his wife Helen and their three children slayed in their house - ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Bobby Roth
CAST:  Robert Blake  •  Beverly D'Angelo  •  David Caruso  •  Melinda Dillon

Hollywood Uncensored (1987)

Douglas Fairbanks Jr. and Peter Fonda host an examination of the history of decency standards for movies from the early 1920s onwards.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  James Forsher
CAST:  Douglas Fairbanks Jr.  •  Peter Fonda  •  Carroll Baker  •  Ira Richard Barmak