Search results for "Don Weis"


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Critic's Choice (1963) RT Audience 39%

DVD release: Jun 2007

Bob Hope is a New York theater critic and his wife (Lucille Ball in their final motion picture pairing) writes a play that may or may not be very good. Now Hope must either ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  Bob Hope  •  Lucille Ball  •  Marilyn Maxwell  •  Rip Torn

Pajama Party (1964) RT 33% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Sep 2000

A Martian teenager sent to prepare for an invasion falls in love with an Earth girl.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  Tommy Kirk  •  Annette Funicello  •  Elsa Lanchester  •  Harvey Lembeck

Bannerline (1951)

A young crusading reporter in a small town tackles civic corruption.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  Keefe Brasselle  •  Sally Forrest  •  Lionel Barrymore  •  Spring Byington

Just This Once (1952)

An heir of a vast fortune is deeply in debt because he spends faster than his very generous trust fund allows. There is a battle of wills between his selfish spendthrift was ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  Janet Leigh  •  Peter Lawford  •  Lewis Stone  •  Marilyn Erskine

You for Me (1952)

A good-hearted nurse gets mixed up with a millionaire who could help her hospital.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  Peter Lawford  •  Jane Greer  •  Gig Young  •  Rita Corday

A Slight Case of Larceny (1953)

Two nitwits decide to open a gas station. Comedy.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  Mickey Rooney  •  Eddie Bracken  •  Elaine Stewart  •  Douglas Fowley

Half a Hero (1953)

A man moves his family from the big city to the suburbs.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  Red Skelton  •  Jean Hagen  •  Mary Wickes  •  Frank Cady

Remains to Be Seen (1953)

A girl vocalist and her apartment manager get mixed up in a creepy Park Avenue murder and find themselves facing danger at every turn.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  June Allyson  •  Van Johnson  •  Louis Calhern  •  Angela Lansbury

The King's Pirate (1967)

Handsome British officer, Lt. Brian Fleming is sent undercover to infiltrate a lively band of pirates.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  Doug McClure  •  Jill St. John  •  Guy Stockwell  •  Mary Ann Mobley

Zero to Sixty (1978)

A divorced man hooks up with a street-smart 16-year-old who makes her living by repossessing cars from their owners.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  Darren McGavin  •  Sylvia Miles  •  Joan Collins  •  Denise Nickerson




Billie (1965) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: May 2004

A 16-year-old tomboy and high school athlete becomes embroiled with the lives around her boyfriend whose conservative father is running for mayor.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  Patty Duke  •  Jim Backus  •  Jane Greer  •  Warren Berlinger

The Affairs of Dobie Gillis (1953) RT Audience 64%

DVD release: Jan 1994

Grainbelt University has one attraction for Dobie Gillis - women, especially Pansy Hammer. Pansy's father, even though and maybe because she says she's in dreamville, does not ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  Debbie Reynolds  •  Bobby Van  •  Barbara Ruick  •  Bob Fosse

It's a Big Country (1951) RT Audience 13%

DVD release: Oct 2009

Comprised of eight unrelated episodes of inconsistent quality, this anthology piece of American propaganda features some of MGM Studios' best directors, screenwriters and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Sturges  •  Clarence Brown  •  Charles Vidor  •  William A. Wellman  •  Richard Thorpe  •  Don Weis  •  Don Hartman
CAST:  Ethel Barrymore  •  Keefe Brasselle  •  Gary Cooper  •  Nancy Reagan

Looking for Love (1964)

DVD release: Sep 2011

An aspiring young singer, who's so far had no luck with her show business career, unexpectedly gets her big break by inventing a specialized clothes rack. Comedy with songs.  (more)

GENRES: Music
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  Connie Francis  •  Jim Hutton  •  Susan Oliver  •  Barbara Nichols

I Love Melvin (1953) RT Audience 46%

DVD release: May 1991

Melvin Hoover, a budding photographer for Look magazine, accidentally bumps into a young actress named Judy LeRoy in the park. They start to talk and Melvin soon offers to do ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  Donald O'Connor  •  Debbie Reynolds  •  Una Merkel  •  Richard Anderson

The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini (1966)

A corpse has 24 hours to mastermind a good deed without leaving his crypt, to go "up there" and have his youth restored.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  Tommy Kirk  •  Deborah Walley  •  Aron Kincaid  •  Quinn O'Hara

The Gene Krupa Story (1959) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: May 2004

The story of legendary jazz drummer, Gene Krupa. Since his youth, all Gene ever wanted to do is play the drums and make music. This is something his parents would not approve ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  Sal Mineo  •  Susan Kohner  •  James Darren  •  Susan Oliver

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