Search results for "Jack Haley"

That's Entertainment! (1974)

Various MGM stars from yesterday present their favorite musical moments from the studio's 50 year history.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Jack Haley Jr.
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  Bing Crosby  •  Gene Kelly  •  Peter Lawford

That's Dancing! (1985) RT Audience 72%

DVD release: Jul 2007

A documentary film about dancing on the screen, from it's orgins after the invention of the movie camera, over the movie musical from the late 20s, 30s, 40s 50s and 60s up to ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Jack Haley Jr.
CAST:  Mikhail Baryshnikov  •  Ray Bolger  •  Sammy Davis, Jr.  •  Gene Kelly

Norwood (1970)

Norwood is a 1970 film that reunites True Grit co-stars Glen Campbell and Kim Darby, also featuring Joe Namath. It was based on the book of the same title, written by Charles ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jack Haley Jr.
CAST:  Glen Campbell  •  Joe Namath  •  Carol Lynley  •  Pat Hingle

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

DVD release: Oct 1999

Young Dorothy finds herself in a magical world where she makes friends with a lion, a scarecrow and a tin man as they make their way along the yellow brick road to talk with ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Victor Fleming
CAST:  Judy Garland  •  Frank Morgan  •  Ray Bolger  •  Bert Lahr

Moon Over Miami (1941) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Jun 2006

Kay, Barbara and Susan Latimer come into a small legacy when they expected a large one, then abandon the Texas greasy-spoon where they work to hunt in Miami for rich husbands, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Walter Lang
CAST:  Don Ameche  •  Betty Grable  •  Robert Cummings  •  Jack Haley

Make Mine Laughs (1949)

A kind of filmed vaudeville show, using old material from RKO films and some new.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Richard Fleischer
CAST:  Gil Lamb  •  Joan Davis  •  Dennis Day  •  Ray Bolger

George White's Scandals (1945)

Two couples work through their issues in this backstage Broadway musical.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Felix E. Feist
CAST:  Joan Davis  •  Jack Haley  •  Phillip Terry  •  Martha Holliday

Danger: Love at Work (1937)

A New York City lawyer finds himself falling in love with the daughter of a screwball South Carolina family.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  Ann Sothern  •  Jack Haley  •  Mary Boland  •  Edward Everett Horton

Poor Little Rich Girl (1936) RT Audience 80%

DVD release: Dec 2008

Cossetted and bored, Barbara Barry is finally sent off to school by her busy if doting widowed soap manufacturer father. When her nurse is injured en route, Barbara finds ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Irving Cummings
CAST:  Shirley Temple  •  Jack Haley  •  Gloria Stuart  •  Alice Faye

People Are Funny (1946)

DVD release: Oct 2008

A comedy based on NBC's "People Are Funny" radio (and later television) program with Art Linkletter with a fictional story of how the program came to be on a national network ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
CAST:  Jack Haley  •  Helen Walker  •  Rudy Vallée  •  Ozzie Nelson

Sing Your Way Home (1945)

In this musical comedy, an arrogant war journalist is sailing back to the Big Apple after the end of WW II. En route, he has been assigned to watch over a band of teenagers ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Anthony Mann
CAST:  Jack Haley  •  Marcy McGuire  •  Anne Jeffreys  •  Glen Vernon

Scared Stiff (1945)

A meek reporter (Jack Haley) happens upon murder, an escaped gangster (Barton MacLane) and a stolen jade chess set.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Frank McDonald
CAST:  Jack Haley  •  Ann Savage  •  Barton MacLane  •  Veda Ann Borg

Take It Big (1944)

Jack Haley plays Jack North, the nether end of a vaudeville horse act who inherits a western ranch. When he heads to the Great Outdoors to take possession, Jack winds up at ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank McDonald
CAST:  Jack Haley  •  Harriet Hilliard  •  Mary Beth Hughes  •  Richard Lane

Beyond the Blue Horizon (1942)

A young girl's parents are killed on a tropical island, and the girl is raised and protected by the jungle animals. When she is found, as a grown woman, she is taken back to ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Alfred Santell
CAST:  Dorothy Lamour  •  Richard Denning  •  Patricia Morison  •  Walter Abel

Navy Blues (1941)

DVD release: Jun 2010

On a layover in Hawaii two conniving Navy seamen borrow money to lay down bets that their ship will win the upcoming gunnery practice trophy, having found out that the current ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  Ann Sheridan  •  Jack Oakie  •  Martha Raye  •  Jack Haley

Thanks for Everything (1938)

Promoters set up a radio contest to find the average American and use him to sell food, apparel and notions. All goes well until he falls in love with a girl who upsets things.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  William A. Seiter
CAST:  Adolphe Menjou  •  Jack Oakie  •  Jack Haley  •  Arleen Whelan

Hold That Co-ed (1938) RT Audience 33%

An egotistical politician believes he can win votes by turning a small college's hapless football squad into a championship team. Comedy.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  George Marshall
CAST:  John Barrymore  •  George Murphy  •  Marjorie Weaver  •  Joan Davis

Mister Cinderella (1936) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Jul 2010

Boston blueblood Aloysius Merriweather loves to play jokes on people and he's come up with a joy-buzzer of a doozy. He'll send barber Joe Jenkins in his place to a dinner ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Edward Sedgwick
CAST:  Jack Haley  •  Betty Furness  •  Arthur Treacher  •  Raymond Walburn