Search results for "Frank Morgan"


The Wizard of Oz (1939) RT 99% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Oct 1999

One of the most famous musical films and the first film from Hollywood to use color. Young Dorothy finds herself in a magical world where she makes friends with a lion, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Victor Fleming  •  George Cukor  •  Mervyn LeRoy  •  King Vidor
CAST:  Judy Garland  •  Frank Morgan  •  Ray Bolger  •  Bert Lahr

Key to the City (1950) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Mar 1994

At a mayors convention in San Francisco, ex-longshoreman Steve Fisk meets Clarissa Standish from New England. Fisk is mayor of "Puget City" and is proud of his rough and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Clark Gable  •  Loretta Young  •  Frank Morgan  •  Marilyn Maxwell

Any Number Can Play (1949) RT Audience 56%

DVD release: Mar 1994

Clark Gable stars in this 1949 drama, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, about a casino owner juggling both business and family problems. The cast also includes Alexis Smith, Mary ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Clark Gable  •  Alexis Smith  •  Wendell Corey  •  Audrey Totter

The Great Sinner (1949) RT Audience 42%

DVD release: Dec 2011

A young man succumbs to gambling fever.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Siodmak
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Ava Gardner  •  Melvyn Douglas  •  Walter Huston

The Stratton Story (1949) RT 83% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Star major league pitcher Monty Stratton loses a leg in a hunting accident, but becomes determined to leave the game on his own terms.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Sam Wood
CAST:  James Stewart  •  June Allyson  •  Frank Morgan  •  Agnes Moorehead

Summer Holiday (1948) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: May 1991

Danville, Connecticut at the turn of the century. Young Richard Miller lives in a middle-class neighborhood with his family. He is in love with the girl next-door, Muriel, but ...  (more)

GENRES: Music
DIRECTION:  Rouben Mamoulian
CAST:  Mickey Rooney  •  Gloria DeHaven  •  Walter Huston  •  Frank Morgan

Green Dolphin Street (1947) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: Nov 2011

Sophie loved Edmund, but he left town when her parents forced her to marry wealthy Octavius. Years later, Edmund returns with his son, William. Sophie's daughter, Marguerite, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Victor Saville
CAST:  Lana Turner  •  Van Heflin  •  Donna Reed  •  Richard Hart

Courage of Lassie (1946) RT Audience 51%

DVD release: Aug 2004

Bill's separated from his litter, making friends with the wild creatures until he's found and adopted by young Kathie. An accident separates him from her, and he's drafted ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Fred M. Wilcox
CAST:  Elizabeth Taylor  •  Frank Morgan  •  Tom Drake  •  Selena Royle

Lady Luck (1946)

DVD release: Oct 2008

A woman marries a compulsive gambler with hopes of reforming him. 1946.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Edwin L. Marin
CAST:  Robert Young  •  Barbara Hale  •  Frank Morgan  •  James Gleason

The Cockeyed Miracle (1946)

A 60-ish Maine shipbuilder (Frank Morgan) and his 30-ish father (Keenan Wynn) provide for their family from the hereafter.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Frank Morgan  •  Keenan Wynn  •  Cecil Kellaway  •  Audrey Totter




Yolanda and the Thief (1945) RT 80% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Mar 2011

Johnny Riggs, a con man on the lam, finds himself in a Latin-American country named Patria. There, he overhears a convent-bred rich girl praying to her guardian angel for help ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Vincente Minnelli
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  Lucille Bremer  •  Frank Morgan  •  Mary Nash

Casanova Brown (1944) RT Audience 41%

DVD release: May 2007

Cass Brown is about to marry for the second time; his first marriage, to Isabel was annulled. But when he discovers that Isabel just had their baby, Cass kidnaps the infant ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sam Wood
CAST:  Gary Cooper  •  Teresa Wright  •  Frank Morgan  •  Anita Louise

The Human Comedy (1943) RT 80% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Dec 2010

Homer Macauley remains in a small town looking after his widowed mother and younger brother. Homer's older brother is fighting the war in Europe.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Clarence Brown
CAST:  Mickey Rooney  •  Frank Morgan  •  James Craig  •  Marsha Hunt

Thousands Cheer (1943) RT Audience 59%

Acrobat Eddie Marsh is in the army now. His first act is to become friendly with Kathryn Jones, the colonel's pretty daughter. Their romance hits a few snags, including ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Kathryn Grayson  •  Gene Kelly  •  Mary Astor  •  John Boles

A Stranger in Town (1943) RT Audience 20%

DVD release: Apr 2004

In the small town of Crown Port local attorney Bill Adams is trying to break up the ring of corrupt town officials by running for mayor. The cards seemed stacked against him ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Romance
DIRECTION:  Roy Rowland
CAST:  Frank Morgan  •  Richard Carlson  •  Jean Rogers  •  Porter Hall

Tortilla Flat (1942) RT Audience 46%

Two fishermen (Spencer Tracy, John Garfield) living on the coast of California love the same woman (Hedy Lamarr).  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Victor Fleming
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Hedy Lamarr  •  John Garfield  •  Frank Morgan

The Wild Man of Borneo (1941)

A medicine show man tries to con people into believing he's a legitimate stage actor.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert B. Sinclair
CAST:  Frank Morgan  •  Mary Howard  •  Billie Burke  •  Donald Meek