Search results for "George Raft"

Ocean's 11 (1960)

Ocean's Eleven is the 'Rat-Pack' comedy about robber Danny Ocean and his gang's attempt to rob the five biggest casinos in Las Vegas.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Music • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Frank Sinatra  •  Dean Martin  •  Peter Lawford  •  Angie Dickinson

Around the World in 80 Days (1956)

Based on the famous book by Jules Verne the movie follows Phileas Fogg on his journey around the world. Which has to be completed within 80 days, a very short period for those ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Anderson
CAST:  David Niven  •  Finlay Currie  •  Robert Morley  •  Cantinflas

Public Enemies: The Golden Age of the Gangster Film (2008)

Produced for Turner Classic Movies, this documentary looks at the early days of the gangster film.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Constantine Nasr
CAST:  Alec Baldwin  •  Sheri Chinen Biesen  •  Joan Blondell  •  Humphrey Bogart

The Man with Bogart's Face (1980) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Apr 2005

In The Man With Bogart's Face, an affectionate send-up of the Bogart detective films of the 1940s, Robert Sacchi plays a man who idolizes Humphrey Bogart so much he has his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Day
CAST:  Robert Sacchi  •  Franco Nero  •  Michelle Phillips  •  Olivia Hussey

Skidoo (1968) RT 36% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Apr 2014

Ex-gangster Tony Banks is called out of retirement by mob kingpin God to carry out a hit on fellow mobster "Blue Chips" Packard. When Banks demurs, God kidnaps his daughter ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  Jackie Gleason  •  Carol Channing  •  Frankie Avalon  •  Fred Clark

Five Golden Dragons (1967)

DVD release: Apr 1991

While travelling through Hong Kong, Bob Mitchell accidentally stumbles into the middle of criminal negotiations between a mean gang, the Five Golden Dragons and the local mobsters.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jeremy Summers
CAST:  Robert Cummings  •  Margaret Lee  •  Rupert Davies  •  Klaus Kinski

Casino Royale (1967) RT 29% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Oct 2002

Sir James Bond is called back out of retirement to stop SMERSH. In order to trick SMERSH, Bond thinks up the ultimate plan. That every agent will be named James Bond. One of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  John Huston  •  Joseph McGrath  •  Ken Hughes  •  Val Guest  •  Robert Parrish
CAST:  David Niven  •  Peter Sellers  •  Ursula Andress  •  Orson Welles

The Upper Hand (1966)

In Paris, a gold smuggler is at war with other local gangsters who want piece of the action. Then the mob shows up and makes things worse. And an undercover US Treasury ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Denys de La Patellière
CAST:  Jean Gabin  •  Gert Fröbe  •  Mireille Darc  •  Claude Brasseur

The Ladies Man (1961) RT 11% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Apr 2001

After his girl leaves him for someone else, Herbert gets really depressed and starts searching for a job. He finally finds one in a big house which is inhabited by many, many ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jerry Lewis
CAST:  Jerry Lewis  •  Helen Traubel  •  Pat Stanley  •  Kathleen Freeman

Jet Over the Atlantic (1959)

Director Byron Haskin's 1960 airplane-in jeopardy drama stars Guy Madison, Virginia Mayo, George Raft, Ilona Massey, Margaret Lindsay, George Macready, Brett Halsey, Anna Lee ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Byron Haskin
CAST:  Guy Madison  •  Virginia Mayo  •  George Raft  •  Ilona Massey

Some Like It Hot (1959) RT 96% / Audience 94%

DVD release: May 2001

Two musicians witness a mob hit and struggle to find a way out of the city before they are found by the gangsters. Their only opportunity is to join an all-girl band as they ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Romance
DIRECTION:  Billy Wilder
CAST:  Marilyn Monroe  •  Tony Curtis  •  Jack Lemmon  •  George Raft

A Bullet for Joey (1955) RT Audience 14%

DVD release: Jul 2007

Edward G. Robinson is a police inspector trailing a spy who plots to kidnap an important American atomic scientist. George Raft a gangster who is hired to carry out the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lewis Allen
CAST:  Edward G. Robinson  •  George Raft  •  Audrey Totter  •  George Dolenz

Black Widow (1954) RT Audience 54%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Ginger Rogers steals the show as a selfish, snide Broadway superstar in Nunnally Johnson's Black Widow, preening, snooping, gossiping, and bestowing air kisses in equal ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nunnally Johnson
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  Van Heflin  •  Gene Tierney  •  George Raft

Rogue Cop (1954) RT Audience 40%

A police detective on the take tries to catch his brother's killer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roy Rowland
CAST:  Robert Taylor  •  Janet Leigh  •  George Raft  •  Steve Forrest

The Man from Cairo (1953)

"The Man from Cairo", a Michaeldavid production for distribution by Lippert, with Ray Enright the only credited director on the film print, finds Mike Canelli, the man from ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ray Enright  •  Edoardo Anton
CAST:  George Raft  •  Gianna Maria Canale  •  Massimo Serato  •  Guido Celano

Loan Shark (1952) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Sep 2006

A vicious loan shark ring has been preying on factory workers. When several workers at a tire factory suffer violence at the hands of the loan sharkers, a union leader and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Seymour Friedman
CAST:  George Raft  •  Dorothy Hart  •  Paul Stewart  •  John Hoyt

I'll Get You for This (1951)

Nick, an American gambler, arrives in San Paolo and falls in love with Colleen, an American tourist, after she loses all of her money at the casino. Nick flees with Colleen ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Joseph M. Newman
CAST:  George Raft  •  Coleen Gray  •  Enzo Staiola  •  Charles Goldner

A Dangerous Profession (1949)

A cop-turned-bail bondsman gets involved in a murder investigation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ted Tetzlaff
CAST:  George Raft  •  Ella Raines  •  Pat O'Brien  •  Bill Williams

Red Light (1949) RT Audience 18%

Nick Cherney, in prison for embezzling from Torno Freight Co., sees a chance to get back at Johnny Torno through his young priest brother Jess. He pays fellow prisoner Rocky, ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roy Del Ruth
CAST:  George Raft  •  Virginia Mayo  •  Gene Lockhart  •  Raymond Burr