Search results for "Eleanor Parker"


The Sound of Music (1965)

Film adaptation of a classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical based on a nun who becomes a governess for an Austrian family.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Wise
CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Eleanor Parker  •  Richard Haydn

It's a Great Feeling (1949) RT Audience 27%

DVD release: Apr 2009

A waitress at the Warner Brothers commissary is anxious to break into pictures. She thinks her big break may have arrived when actors Jack Carson and Dennis Morgan agree to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Butler
CAST:  Dennis Morgan  •  Doris Day  •  Jack Carson  •  Bill Goodwin

Once Upon a Spy (1980)

Computer genius and chess champion Ted Danson is lured into service by secret agent Eleanor Parker and becomes a reluctant hero thanks to a number of exploits with villainous ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Ivan Nagy
CAST:  Ted Danson  •  Mary Louise Weller  •  Christopher Lee  •  Eleanor Parker

She's Dressed to Kill (1979) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Dec 1989

A fashion designer gives a private showing at her mansion over a weekend, but someone starts killing off the models.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gus Trikonis
CAST:  Jessica Walter  •  Connie Sellecca  •  Peter Horton  •  Eleanor Parker

Sunburn (1979) RT Audience 57%

An enthralling & action-packed comedy-thriller, full of blistering excitement.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Richard C. Sarafian
CAST:  Farrah Fawcett  •  Charles Grodin  •  Art Carney  •  Joan Collins

Home for the Holidays (1972) RT Audience 46%

DVD release: Jul 1991

An ailing man summons his four daughters home for Christmas and asks them to kill his new wife, who he suspects is poisoning him.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  John Llewellyn Moxey
CAST:  Sally Field  •  Eleanor Parker  •  Julie Harris  •  Jill Haworth

Maybe I'll Come Home in the Spring (1971) RT Audience 21%

DVD release: Apr 1991

Dennie has returned from a year among the hippies to her superficial, image-conscious suburban family. She must face their disapproval of her actions. They refuse to even try ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Joseph Sargent
CAST:  Sally Field  •  Eleanor Parker  •  Lane Bradbury  •  David Carradine

Hans Brinker (1969) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Sep 2004

Melodrama on ice  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Robert Scheerer
CAST:  Eleanor Parker  •  Richard Basehart  •  John Gregson  •  Cyril Ritchard

Eye of the Cat (1969) RT Audience 33%

A man and his girlfriend plan to rob the mansion of the man's eccentric but wealthy aunt. However, the aunt keeps dozens of cats in her home, and the man is deathly afraid of cats.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  David Lowell Rich
CAST:  Michael Sarrazin  •  Eleanor Parker  •  Tim Henry  •  Tullia

How to Steal the World (1968) RT Audience 50%

Secret agent Napoleon Solo fights to stop a top-secret plot to conquer the world.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Sutton Roley
CAST:  Robert Vaughn  •  David McCallum  •  Barry Sullivan  •  Eleanor Parker




The Tiger and the Pussycat (1967) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: May 2001

Comedy-drama about a middle-aged Italian businessman Vittorio Gassman who is married to Eleanor Parker and is innocently introduced one day to a schoolgirl with pigtails named ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Dino Risi
CAST:  Vittorio Gassman  •  Ann-Margret  •  Eleanor Parker  •  Fiorenzo Fiorentini

Warning Shot (1967) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Nov 2005

Pounded by the press for shooting a doctor, an ousted Los Angeles policeman (David Janssen) works his own case.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Buzz Kulik
CAST:  David Janssen  •  Ed Begley  •  Keenan Wynn  •  Sam Wanamaker

An American Dream (1966) RT Audience 10%

DVD release: May 2007

A TV talk-show host who may have killed his wife finds himself being pursued by both the police and a gang of hoods.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Gist
CAST:  Stuart Whitman  •  Janet Leigh  •  Eleanor Parker  •  Barry Sullivan

Madison Avenue (1962)

An adman (Dana Andrews) and an adwoman (Eleanor Parker) put a dangerous milk tycoon in line for the White House.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  H. Bruce Humberstone
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Eleanor Parker  •  Jeanne Crain  •  Eddie Albert

Return to Peyton Place (1961) RT Audience 35%

DVD release: Feb 2005

More hubub in the little town full of secrets when a visiting author trys to pry loose some juicy scandals!  (more)

GENRES: Romance
DIRECTION:  José Ferrer
CAST:  Carol Lynley  •  Jeff Chandler  •  Eleanor Parker  •  Mary Astor

A Hole in the Head (1959) RT 67% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Sep 2001

An impractical widower tries to hang onto his Miami hotel and his 12-year-old son.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Frank Capra
CAST:  Frank Sinatra  •  Edward G. Robinson  •  Eleanor Parker  •  Carolyn Jones

Lizzie (1957) RT Audience 43%

A psychiatrist (Richard Boone) treats a woman (Eleanor Parker) of three faces: neurotic Elizabeth, wanton Lizzie, charming Beth.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Hugo Haas
CAST:  Eleanor Parker  •  Richard Boone  •  Joan Blondell  •  Hugo Haas

The Seventh Sin (1957) RT Audience 70%

In post-WWII Hong Kong, unhappily married Carol has an affair with Paul. Her physician husband Walter discovers it and presents her with a choice: travel with him to China ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ronald Neame
CAST:  Eleanor Parker  •  Bill Travers  •  George Sanders  •  Jean-Pierre Aumont

The King and Four Queens (1956) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: May 2009

Opportunistic con man Dan Kehoe ingratiates himself with the cantankerous mother of four outlaws and their beautiful widows in order to find their hidden gold.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Mystery • Western
DIRECTION:  Raoul Walsh
CAST:  Clark Gable  •  Eleanor Parker  •  Jean Willes  •  Jo Van Fleet