Search results for "Ginger Rogers"

42nd Street (1933) RT 95% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Mar 2006

A producer puts on what may be his last Broadway show, and at the last moment a chorus girl has to replace the star.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  Warner Baxter  •  Bebe Daniels  •  George Brent  •  Ruby Keeler

Harlow (1965)

Hollywood drama loosely based on the life of film actress Jean Harlow, with Carol Lynley in the title role. One of two feature film biographies, both released in 1965 and both ...  (more)

CAST:  Carol Lynley  •  Ginger Rogers  •  Efrem Zimbalist, Jr.  •  Barry Sullivan

Cinderella (1965) RT Audience 77%

DVD release: Jan 2002

TV-version of the classic fairy tale, set to a Rodgers and Hammerstein score.  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles S. Dubin
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  Walter Pidgeon  •  Celeste Holm  •  Jo Van Fleet

Oh, Men! Oh, Women! (1957) RT Audience 50%

Mildred Turner (Ginger Rogers), Arthur Turner's bored housewife, seeks psychiatric help from Dr.Alan Coles who also solves his own emotional problems  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Nunnally Johnson
CAST:  Dan Dailey  •  Ginger Rogers  •  David Niven  •  Tony Randall

Teenage Rebel (1956) RT Audience 20%

Ginger Rogers get her teenage daughter (Betty Lou Keim) back from her ex-husband when she remarries and must win her love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edmund Goulding
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  Michael Rennie  •  Mildred Natwick  •  Rusty Swope

The First Traveling Saleslady (1956) RT Audience 23%

At the turn of the century Rose and ex-showbiz friend Molly get involved in selling steel. When they come unstuck with corsets they embark on the even more hazardous project ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Arthur Lubin
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  Carol Channing  •  Clint Eastwood  •  Barry Nelson

Tight Spot (1955) RT Audience 59%

DVD release: Jul 1998

A former model, serving time in prison, becomes a key witness in a trial against a notorious gangster. She is put under protective watch by the District Attorney in a posh ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Phil Karlson
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  Edward G. Robinson  •  Brian Keith  •  Lorne Greene

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

Twist of Fate (1954)

An ex-chorus girl (Ginger Rogers) lives on the Riviera, supported by a married man (Stanley Baker) she doesn't know is a crook.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Miller
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  Herbert Lom  •  Stanley Baker  •  Jacques Bergerac

Forever Female (1954) RT Audience 14%

DVD release: Jul 2014

Ginger Rogers stars as an aging stage actress in this 1953 comedy set in the theatre world. Call it "All About Eve Lite". Directed by Irving Rapper, the cast includes William ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Irving Rapper
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  William Holden  •  Paul Douglas  •  James Gleason

Monkey Business (1952)

Barnaby Fulton is a research chemist working on a fountain of youth pill for a chemical company. One of the labs chimps, Esther, gets loose in the laboratory and, having ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Howard Hawks
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Ginger Rogers  •  Charles Coburn  •  Marilyn Monroe

Dreamboat (1952)

Clifton Webb, a respected college professor, is plagued when his old movies are shown on TV and sets out with his daughter (Anne Francis) to stop it. However, his former ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Claude Binyon
CAST:  Clifton Webb  •  Ginger Rogers  •  Anne Francis  •  Jeffrey Hunter

The Groom Wore Spurs (1951)

A pretty female attorney Abigail Furnival (Rogers) is hired to keep high-flying cowboy movie star Ben Castle (Carson) out of trouble in Las Vegas. Despite his many faults, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Richard Whorf
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  Jack Carson  •  Joan Davis  •  Stanley Ridges

Perfect Strangers (1950) RT Audience 20%

A divorcee finds love with a married man while they both sit on a jury  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bretaigne Windust
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  Thelma Ritter  •  Dennis Morgan  •  Margalo Gillmore

The Barkleys of Broadway (1949) RT 60% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Aug 2005

Josh (Astaire) and Dinah (Rogers) Barkley are a successful musical-comedy team, known for their stormy (but passionate) relationship. Dinah feels overshadowed by Josh, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles Walters
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  Ginger Rogers  •  Oscar Levant  •  Billie Burke

It Had to Be You (1947) RT Audience 67%

Ginger Rogers always gets cold feet just before four weddings until fireman Cornell Wilde appears.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Rudolph Maté  •  Don Hartman
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  Cornel Wilde  •  Percy Waram  •  Spring Byington

Magnificent Doll (1946) RT Audience 13%

DVD release: Aug 2014

1946 biopic with Ginger Rogers and David Niven, about the 19th-century American first lady Dorthea "Dolly" Payne Madison. In a flashback in 1814, while packing her belongings ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  David Niven  •  Burgess Meredith  •  Grandon Rhodes

Heartbeat (1946) RT Audience 20%

DVD release: Dec 2004

A female escapee from a reform school joins a pickpocket academy in Paris.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  Jean-Pierre Aumont  •  Adolphe Menjou  •  Melville Cooper

Week-End at the Waldorf (1945)

Anything can happen during a weekend at New York's Waldorf-Astoria: a glamorous movie star meets a world-weary war correspondent and mistakes him for a jewel thief; a soldier ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Z. Leonard
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  Lana Turner  •  Walter Pidgeon  •  Van Johnson

I'll Be Seeing You (1944) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Mary Marshall, serving a six year term for accidental manslaughter, is given a Christmas furlough from prison to visit her closest relatives, her uncle and his family in a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  William Dieterle
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  Joseph Cotten  •  Shirley Temple  •  Spring Byington