Search results for "Ernest Borgnine"


The Flight of the Phoenix (1965) RT 89% / Audience 80%

DVD release: May 2003

A cargo plane goes down in a sandstorm in the Sahara with less than a dozen men on board. One of the passengers is an airplane designer who comes up with the idea of ripping ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Richard Attenborough  •  Peter Finch  •  Hardy Krüger

Gattaca (1997) RT 82% / Audience 87%

DVD release: May 1998

Science fiction drama about a future society in the era of indefinite eugenics where humans are set on a life course depending on their DNA. The young Vincent Freeman is born ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Romance • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Andrew Niccol
CAST:  Ethan Hawke  •  Jude Law  •  Gore Vidal  •  Uma Thurman

All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 (1996) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Charlie and Itchy return to Earth to find Gabriel's Horn, but along the way meet up with a young boy named David, who ran away from home.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Larry Leker  •  Paul Sabella
CAST:  Ernest Borgnine  •  Bebe Neuwirth  •  Charlie Sheen  •  Hamilton Camp

Bad Day at Black Rock (1955) RT 97% / Audience 88%

DVD release: May 2005

A one handed stranger comes to a tiny town possessing a terrible past they want to keep secret, by violent means if necessary.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  John Sturges
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Robert Ryan  •  Anne Francis  •  Walter Brennan

Barabbas (1961) RT 100% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Mar 2002

Epic account of the thief Barabbas, who was spared crucifixion when Pilate manipulated the crowd into pardoning him, rather than Jesus. Struggling with his spirituality, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Richard Fleischer
CAST:  Anthony Quinn  •  Silvana Mangano  •  Arthur Kennedy  •  Katy Jurado

BASEketball (1998) RT 42% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Dec 1998

Two losers from Milwaukee, Coop & Remer, invent a new game playing basketball, using baseball rules. When the game becomes a huge success, they, along with a billionaire's ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Zucker
CAST:  Trey Parker  •  Matt Stone  •  Dian Bachar  •  Yasmine Bleeth

Blueberry (2004)

U.S Marshal Mike Donovan has dark memories of the death of his first love. He keeps peace between the Americans and the natives who had temporarily adopted and taken care of ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Jan Kounen
CAST:  Vincent Cassel  •  Juliette Lewis  •  Temuera Morrison  •  Ernest Borgnine

Convoy (1978)

Truckers form a mile long "convoy" in support of a trucker's vendetta with an abusive sheriff...Based on the country song of same title by C.W. McCall.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Sam Peckinpah
CAST:  Kris Kristofferson  •  Ali MacGraw  •  Ernest Borgnine  •  Burt Young

Emperor of the North (1973)

Hobos encounter a sadistic railway conductor that will not let anyone "ride the rails" for free.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Lee Marvin  •  Ernest Borgnine  •  Keith Carradine  •  Charles Tyner

Escape from New York (1981) RT 85% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Nov 2000

In 1997, the island of Manhattan has been walled off and turned into a giant maximum security prison within which the country's worst criminals are left to form their own ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  John Carpenter
CAST:  Kurt Russell  •  Lee Van Cleef  •  Ernest Borgnine  •  Donald Pleasence




From Here to Eternity (1953) RT 92% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Oct 2001

In 1941 Hawaii, a private is cruelly punished for not boxing on his unit's team, while his captain's wife and second in command are falling in love.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Fred Zinnemann
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Montgomery Clift  •  Deborah Kerr  •  Donna Reed

Johnny Guitar (1954)

On the outskirts of town, the hard-nosed Vienna owns a saloon frequented by the undesirables of the region, including Dancin' Kid and his gang. Another patron of Vienna's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Nicholas Ray
CAST:  Joan Crawford  •  Mercedes McCambridge  •  Sterling Hayden  •  Ernest Borgnine

McHale's Navy (1997) RT 3% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Jun 2003

Retired Lieutenant Commander Quinton McHale spends his days puttering around the Caribbean in the old PT-73 selling homebrew, ice cream, and swimsuit calendars. He's brought ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bryan Spicer
CAST:  Dean Stockwell  •  Bruce Campbell  •  French Stewart  •  David Alan Grier

Small Soldiers (1998) RT 48% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Dec 1998

When missile technology is used to enhance toy action figures, the toys soon begin to take their battle programming too seriously.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Joe Dante
CAST:  Gregory Smith  •  Kirsten Dunst  •  Denis Leary  •  Phil Hartman

The Devil's Rain (1975) RT 20% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Jun 1999

Satanists in the middle west terrorize and sometimes melt the terrified locals.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Robert Fuest
CAST:  Ernest Borgnine  •  Eddie Albert  •  Ida Lupino  •  William Shatner

The Dirty Dozen (1967) RT 91% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Apr 1998

12 American military prisoners in World War II are ordered to infiltrate a well-guarded enemy château and kill the Nazi officers vacationing there. The soldiers, most of whom ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • War
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Lee Marvin  •  Ernest Borgnine  •  Charles Bronson  •  Jim Brown

The Mob (1951) RT Audience 67%

An undercover officer (Broderick Crawford) tracks waterfront corruption from California to New Orleans and back.  (more)

GENRES: Crime
DIRECTION:  Robert Parrish
CAST:  Broderick Crawford  •  Betty Buehler  •  Richard Kiley  •  Otto Hulett

The Poseidon Adventure (1972) RT 79% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Dec 2001

The Poseidon Adventure was one of the first Catastrophe films and began the Disaster Film genre. Director Neame tells the story of a group of people that must fight for their ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
DIRECTION:  Irwin Allen  •  Ronald Neame
CAST:  Gene Hackman  •  Ernest Borgnine  •  Red Buttons  •  Carol Lynley

The Wild Bunch (1969) RT 98% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Aug 1997

Aging outlaw Pike Bishop (William Holden) prepares to retire after one final robbery. Joined by his gang, which includes Dutch Engstrom (Ernest Borgnine) and brothers Lyle ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Western
DIRECTION:  Sam Peckinpah
CAST:  Ernest Borgnine  •  William Holden  •  Robert Ryan  •  Edmond O'Brien

Willard (1971) RT 64% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Oct 2003

A social misfit, Willard is made fun of by his co-workers, and squeezed out of the company started by his deceased father by his boss. His only friends are a couple of rats he ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Daniel Mann
CAST:  Bruce Davison  •  Elsa Lanchester  •  Ernest Borgnine  •  Sondra Locke