Search results for "Celeste Holm"


A Letter to Three Wives (1949) RT 94% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Just as their boat sets off for the day, Deborah (Crain), Rita (Southern) and Lora Mae (Darnell) receive a letter from the alluring Addie Ross (narrator Celeste Holm) stating ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Jeanne Crain  •  Linda Darnell  •  Ann Sothern  •  Kirk Douglas

All About Eve (1950) RT 100% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Oct 1999

Aspiring actress Eve Harrington maneuvers her way into the lives of Broadway star Margo Channing, playwright Lloyd Richards and director Bill Sampson.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Bette Davis  •  Anne Baxter  •  George Sanders  •  Celeste Holm

Broadway: The Golden Age (2003) RT 83% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Broadway: The Golden Age is the most important, ambitious and comprehensive film ever made about America's most celebrated indigenous art form. Award-winning filmmaker Rick ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • History • Music
DIRECTION:  Rick McKay
CAST:  Edie Adams  •  Beatrice Arthur  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Kaye Ballard

Gentleman's Agreement (1947) RT 78% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Mar 2000

A magazine writer poses as a Jew to expose anti-Semitism.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Elia Kazan
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Dorothy McGuire  •  John Garfield  •  Celeste Holm

High Society (1956) RT 80% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Apr 2003

Childhood friends Tracy Lord and C.K. Dexter Haven got married and quickly divorced. Now Tracy is about to marry again, this time to a shrewd social-climbing businessman. Bing ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles Walters
CAST:  Bing Crosby  •  Grace Kelly  •  Frank Sinatra  •  Celeste Holm

Road House (1948) RT 100% / Audience 70%

DVD release: May 2009

A night club owner becomes infatuated with a torch singer and frames his best friend/manager for embezzlement when the chanteuse falls in love with him.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jean Negulesco
CAST:  Ida Lupino  •  Cornel Wilde  •  Celeste Holm  •  Richard Widmark

Still Breathing (1997) RT 62% / Audience 78%

DVD release: May 2001

Two lost souls: she a con-artist in L.A.; he a puppeteer in San Antonio have the same dream linking each with the other. He travels to L.A. to find this woman he has become ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  James F. Robinson
CAST:  Lou Rawls  •  Brendan Fraser  •  Joanna Going  •  Ann Magnuson

The Snake Pit (1948) RT 100% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Virginia Cunningham is confused upon finding herself in a mental hospital, with no memory of her arrival at the institution. Tormented by delusions and unable to even ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Anatole Litvak
CAST:  Olivia de Havilland  •  Mark Stevens  •  Leo Genn  •  Celeste Holm

Come to the Stable (1949) RT Audience 79%

DVD release: Mar 1995

1949 film from 20th Century Fox that was nominated for numerous Oscars including Loretta Young for best Actress and Celeste Holm and Elsa Lanchester for best Supporting ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Henry Koster
CAST:  Loretta Young  •  Celeste Holm  •  Hugh Marlowe  •  Elsa Lanchester

Champagne for Caesar (1950) RT Audience 78%

DVD release: Mar 2005

What happens when the man who knows everything goes on a quiz show that doubles your cash prize every time a you answer a question correctly? Beauregard Bottomly is that man & ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Richard Whorf
CAST:  Vincent Price  •  Ronald Colman  •  Celeste Holm  •  Barbara Britton




Tom Sawyer (1973) RT Audience 53%

DVD release: Aug 2005

Tom Sawyer and his pal Huckleberry Finn have great adventures on the Mississippi River, pretending to be pirates, attending their own funeral, and witnessing a murder.  (more)

GENRES: Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Don Taylor
CAST:  Johnny Whitaker  •  Celeste Holm  •  Warren Oates  •  Jeff East

Three Little Girls in Blue (1946) RT Audience 38%

Three sisters go to Atlantic City with hopes of finding rich husbands.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  H. Bruce Humberstone
CAST:  June Haver  •  Vivian Blaine  •  Vera-Ellen  •  George Montgomery

Doctor, You've Got to Be Kidding! (1967) RT Audience 23%

In this comedy, an aspiring singer finds herself single and pregnant. The story begins when she is rushed to the hospital to give birth. She is joined by three men; all of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Peter Tewksbury
CAST:  Sandra Dee  •  George Hamilton  •  Bill Bixby  •  Dwayne Hickman

Cinderella (1965) RT Audience 77%

DVD release: Jan 2002

TV-version of the classic fairy tale, set to a Rodgers and Hammerstein score.  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles S. Dubin
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  Walter Pidgeon  •  Celeste Holm  •  Jo Van Fleet

The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover (1977) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Jan 2011

The files that escaped the shredder have become an incredible motion picture. From the Kennedys to Martin Luther King. From cab drivers to Congressmen. From housewives to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Larry Cohen
CAST:  Broderick Crawford  •  James Wainwright  •  Michael Parks  •  José Ferrer

Chicken Every Sunday (1949) RT Audience 60%

A woman takes in boarders to support her husband's harebrained financial schemes.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  George Seaton
CAST:  Dan Dailey  •  Celeste Holm  •  Colleen Townsend  •  Alan Young

Bittersweet Love (1976) RT Audience 50%

A pregnant woman and her husband discover they are half brother and half sister, thanks to his father (Robert Lansing) and her mother (Lana Turner).  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David Miller
CAST:  Lana Turner  •  Robert Lansing  •  Celeste Holm  •  Robert Alda

Polly: Coming Home! (1990)

Broadway style songs are used to tell this interesting story of an ingenious orphan who gets involved in matchmaking and striving for inter-racial understanding in 1956 Alabama.  (more)

GENRES: Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Debbie Allen
CAST:  Keshia Knight Pulliam  •  Phylicia Rashād  •  Dorian Harewood  •  Brandon Quintin Adams