Search results for "David Wayne"


The Three Faces of Eve (1957) RT 93% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Classic dramatization of America's best-known case of a woman suffering from multiple personality disorder, and her road to recovery.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Nunnally Johnson
CAST:  Joanne Woodward  •  David Wayne  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Edwin Jerome

Adam's Rib (1949) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Sep 2000

When a woman attempts to kill her uncaring husband, prosecutor Adam Bonner gets the case. Unfortunately for him his wife Amanda (who happens to be a lawyer too) decides to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Katharine Hepburn  •  Judy Holliday  •  Tom Ewell

How to Marry a Millionaire (1953) RT 83% / Audience 78%

DVD release: May 2001

Three women set out to find eligible millionaires to marry, but find true love in the process.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jean Negulesco
CAST:  Betty Grable  •  Marilyn Monroe  •  Lauren Bacall  •  David Wayne

The Andromeda Strain (1971) RT 67% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Oct 2000

When virtually all of the residents of Piedmont, New Mexico, are found dead after the return to Earth of a space satellite, the head of the US Air Force's Project Scoop ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Wise
CAST:  Arthur Hill  •  David Wayne  •  James Olson  •  Kate Reid

The Sad Sack (1957)

Private Meredith Bixby is so out of step in the Army that his six weeks of planned basic training has now stretched to 17 months. After he loses a tank, WAC Major Shelton, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  George Marshall
CAST:  Jerry Lewis  •  David Wayne  •  Phyllis Kirk  •  Peter Lorre

The Last Angry Man (1959) RT Audience 50%

As the fiercely dedicated general practitioner who tries to help the sick, the poor and the unfortunate in his decrepit neighborhood, Paul Muni is the testy old man who faces ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Daniel Mann
CAST:  Paul Muni  •  David Wayne  •  Betsy Palmer  •  Luther Adler

With a Song in My Heart (1952) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: Nov 2007

Jane Froman (Susan Hayward), an aspiring songstress, lands a job in radio with help from pianist Don Ross (David Wayne), whom she later marries. Jane's popularity soars, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Walter Lang
CAST:  Susan Hayward  •  Rory Calhoun  •  David Wayne  •  Thelma Ritter

M (1951) RT Audience 46%

Remake of the 1931 original. In the city, someone is murdering children. The Police search is so intense, it is disturbing the 'normal' criminals, and the local hoods decide ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joseph Losey
CAST:  David Wayne  •  Howard Da Silva  •  Martin Gabel  •  Luther Adler

Portrait of Jennie (1948) RT 91% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Nov 2000

A mysterious girl inspires a struggling artist.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  William Dieterle
CAST:  Jennifer Jones  •  Joseph Cotten  •  Ethel Barrymore  •  Lillian Gish

The Apple Dumpling Gang (1975) RT 56% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Sep 2003

A roving bachelor gets saddled with three children and a wealth of trouble when the youngsters stumble upon a huge gold nugget. They join forces with two bumbling outlaws to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Western
DIRECTION:  Norman Tokar
CAST:  Don Knotts  •  Tim Conway  •  Harry Morgan  •  Bill Bixby




The Reformer and the Redhead (1950)

A small-town politician falls for an idealistic zookeeper.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Melvin Frank  •  Norman Panama
CAST:  June Allyson  •  Dick Powell  •  David Wayne  •  Ray Collins

My Blue Heaven (1950) RT Audience 61%

DVD release: Jun 2006

Radio star Kitty Moran, long married to partner Jack, finds she's pregnant, but miscarries. For a change, the couple turn their act into a series on early TV and try to adopt ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Henry Koster
CAST:  Betty Grable  •  Dan Dailey  •  David Wayne  •  Jane Wyatt

The I Don't Care Girl (1953)

This semi-film within a film opens in the office of producer George Jessel, who never saw a camera he couldn't get in front of, who is holding a story conference to determine ...  (more)

GENRES: Music
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  Mitzi Gaynor  •  David Wayne  •  Oscar Levant  •  Warren Stevens

Tonight We Sing (1953)

Tonight We Sing is a 1953 musical biopic film, directed by Mitchell Leisen, based on the life and career of the celebrated impresario Sol Hurok. It stars David Wayne and Ezio ...  (more)

GENRES: Music
DIRECTION:  Mitchell Leisen
CAST:  Ezio Pinza  •  David Wayne  •  Roberta Peters  •  Tamara Toumanova

Up Front (1951)

Military comedy set during WWII, inspired by Bill Mauldin's popular newspaper cartoons of soldiers "Willie" and "Joe".  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Alexander Hall
CAST:  David Wayne  •  Tom Ewell  •  Jeffrey Lynn  •  Richard Egan

In the Glitter Palace (1977)

The ex-girlfriend of a laywer/detective, who left him for a lesbian lover, asks him to defend her lover in a murder case.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Robert Butler
CAST:  Chad Everett  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Carole Cook  •  Howard Duff

The Naked Hills (1956)

DVD release: Dec 1999

Tracy Powell, an Indiana farmer, gets the gold fever and heads for Stockton, California in 1849. There, he abandons his first partner, Bert Killian, and teams up with Sam ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Josef Shaftel
CAST:  David Wayne  •  Keenan Wynn  •  James Barton  •  Marcia Henderson

Stella (1950) RT Audience 90%

DVD release: Jul 2000

Screwball black comedy about a wacky family that forgets where they've buried a corpse.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Claude Binyon
CAST:  Ann Sheridan  •  Victor Mature  •  Leif Erickson  •  David Wayne

The Gift of Love (1978) RT Audience 54%

DVD release: Nov 2003

Inspired by O. Henry's short story about a young bride and groom, each of whom foolishly--but quite lovingly--sacrifices a treasured possession to buy the perfect Christmas ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Don Chaffey
CAST:  Marie Osmond  •  Timothy Bottoms  •  Bethel Leslie  •  June Lockhart

The Prize Fighter (1979)

DVD release: Jan 2005

"Bags" the boxer (funnyman Tim Conway) and his manager, Shake (Don Knotts), are quite a pair: One is a dim bulb, and the other has a mean streak. Times are tough and they must ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Family
DIRECTION:  Michael Preece
CAST:  Don Knotts  •  Tim Conway  •  David Wayne  •  Cisse Cameron