Search results for "Gordon Douglas"


Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait (2006)

Halfway between a sports documentary and an conceptual art installation, "Zidane" consists in a full-length soccer game (Real Madrid vs. Villareal, April 23, 2005) entirely ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Douglas Gordon  •  Philippe Parreno
CAST:  Zinedine Zidane

Follow that Dream (1962) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: May 2004

When the Kwimper family car runs out of gas on a new Florida highway and an officous state supervisor tries to run them off, Pop Kwimper digs in his heels and decides to do a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Elvis Presley  •  Arthur O'Connell  •  Anne Helm  •  Joanna Moore

Harlow (1965)

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

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Carroll Baker  •  Red Buttons  •  Raf Vallone  •  Angela Lansbury

In Like Flint (1967) RT 75% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Flint is again called out of retirement when his old boss finds that he seems to have missed 90 seconds while golfing with the president. Flint finds that the president has ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  James Coburn  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Jean Hale  •  Andrew Duggan

Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye (1950) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Mar 2002

James Cagney plays Ralph Cotter, a career criminal who escapes from prison, then murders his partner in crime. Along they way he attempts to woo his ex partner's sister ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  James Cagney  •  Barbara Payton  •  Helena Carter  •  Ward Bond

Robin and the Seven Hoods (1964) RT 44% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jan 2002

In prohibition-era Chicago, the corrupt sheriff and Guy Gisborne, a south-side racketeer, knock off the boss Big Jim. Everyone falls in line behind Guy except Robbo, who ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Music
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Frank Sinatra  •  Dean Martin  •  Sammy Davis, Jr.  •  Bing Crosby

Saps at Sea (1940) RT Audience 80%

Stan and Ollie work in a horn factory. Ollie starts having violent fits every time he hears a horn. His doctor prescribes a restful sea voyage. Mayhem ensues.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Stan Laurel  •  Oliver Hardy  •  James Finlayson  •  Richard Cramer

Them! (1954) RT 100% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Nuclear tests in the desert result in the growth of gigantic mutant ants who menace cities in the American south-west as a team of investigators and the army search for a way ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  James Arness  •  Edmund Gwenn  •  Joan Weldon  •  James Whitmore

They call me MISTER Tibbs (1970) RT 60% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Jan 2001

A police detective's investigation of a prostitute's murder points to his best friend.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Sidney Poitier  •  Martin Landau  •  Barbara McNair  •  Anthony Zerbe

Tony Rome (1967) RT 60% / Audience 62%

DVD release: May 2005

Tony Rome, a tough Miami PI living on a houseboat, is hired by a local millionaire to find jewelry stolen from his daughter, and in the process has several encounters with ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Frank Sinatra  •  Jill St. John  •  Richard Conte  •  Gena Rowlands




Viva Knievel! (1977) RT 17% / Audience 17%

DVD release: May 2005

The legendary stuntman plans his most incredible stunt yet while battling the mob in this action-adventure.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Evel Knievel  •  Gene Kelly  •  Lauren Hutton  •  Red Buttons

Call Me Bwana (1963) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Dec 1993

A returning moon capsule goes off course and lands in Africa where a little-known tribe find it. Washington sends Matthew Merriwether to recover it, thinking he is an expert ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Bob Hope  •  Anita Ekberg  •  Edie Adams  •  Lionel Jeffries

Bored of Education (1936)

Spanky & Alfalfa fake a toothache to get out of school.  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Darla Hood  •  Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer  •  Eugene 'Porky' Lee  •  George McFarland

General Spanky (1936) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Sep 1991

A small boy is instrumental in a famous Civil War victory in this Our Gang spinoff  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • War
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas  •  Fred Newmeyer
CAST:  George McFarland  •  Phillips Holmes  •  Rosina Lawrence  •  Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer

Come Fill the Cup (1951) RT Audience 60%

Director Gordon Douglas' 1951 drama stars James Cagney as a newspaperman battling his alcoholism. The cast also includes Gig Young (Oscar nominee, Best Supporting Actor), ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  James Cagney  •  Phyllis Thaxter  •  Raymond Massey  •  James Gleason

Skin Game (1971) RT Audience 63%

Quincy Drew (Garner) and Jason O'Rourke (Gossett) travel from town to town in the south of the United States during the slavery era. Drew claims to be a down-on-his-luck slave ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas  •  Paul Bogart
CAST:  James Garner  •  Louis Gossett, Jr.  •  Susan Clark  •  Brenda Sykes

The Fiend Who Walked the West (1958) RT Audience 50%

Director Gordon Douglas' 1958 western about a psychotic gunman stars Hugh O'Brian, Robert Evans, Dolores Michaels, Linda Cristal, Stephen McNally, June Blair, Edward Andrews, ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Robert Evans  •  Hugh O'Brian  •  Linda Cristal  •  Stephen McNally

Young at Heart (1954) RT 86% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Apr 2014

When Alex enters the lives of the musical Tuttle family, each of the three daughters falls for him. He is charming, good looking and personable. Laurie and Alex seem made for ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Doris Day  •  Frank Sinatra  •  Gig Young  •  Ethel Barrymore