Search results for "James Stewart"


Rear Window (1954) RT 100% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Professional photographer L.B. "Jeff" Jeffries breaks his leg while getting an action shot at an auto race. Confined to his New York apartment, he spends his time looking out ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Grace Kelly  •  James Stewart  •  Wendell Corey  •  Thelma Ritter

Airport '77 (1977) RT 50% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Jun 1998

Flight 23 has crashed in the Bermuda Triangle while taking VIPs and valuable art to Philip Stevens new museum. But when hijackers take off the plane and knock everyone out ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jerry Jameson
CAST:  Jack Lemmon  •  Lee Grant  •  Brenda Vaccaro  •  Joseph Cotten

An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991)

Some time after the Mousekewitz's have settled in America, they find that they are still having problems with the threat of cats. That makes them eager to try another home out ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Phil Nibbelink  •  Simon Wells
CAST:  Phillip Glasser  •  James Stewart  •  Erica Yohn  •  Catherine Cavadini

Anatomy of a Murder (1959) RT 100% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Jul 2000

Frederick Manion, an Army lieutenant, is arrested for the murder of bartender Barney Quill. In his defense, he claims that Quill raped and beat up his wife Laura. Although ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Lee Remick  •  Ben Gazzara  •  Arthur O'Connell

Bandolero! (1968)

Posing as a hangman, Mace Bishop arrives in town with the intention of freeing a gang of outlaws, including his brother, from the gallows. Mace urges his younger brother to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Andrew McLaglen
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Dean Martin  •  Raquel Welch  •  George Kennedy

It's a Wonderful Life (1946) RT 94% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Sep 1995

George Bailey has spent his entire life giving of himself to the people of Bedford Falls. He has always longed to travel but never had the opportunity in order to prevent rich ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Frank Capra
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Donna Reed  •  Lionel Barrymore  •  Thomas Mitchell

La Classe américaine (1993)

George Abitbol, "the Most Classy Man on Earth", dies sputtering his famous last words: "Crappy world!" What the heck did he mean? Reporters Steven, Peter and Dave investigate. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michel Hazanavicius  •  Dominique Mezerette
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Dustin Hoffman  •  Robert Redford  •  Paul Newman

Right of Way (1983) RT Audience 67%

Miniature Dwyer is named after her mother, who was making miniature doll houses when Minnie was born. Minnie, too, has built doll houses for years, and when she learns that ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  George Schaefer
CAST:  Bette Davis  •  James Stewart  •  Melinda Dillon  •  Priscilla Morrill

Mr. Krueger's Christmas (1980)

Willy Krueger, a lonely and aging widower, lives in a basement apartment with only his cat George for company. Finishing his work for the day as the custodian for the building ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Kieth Merrill
CAST:  James Stewart

The Magic of Lassie (1978) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Aug 1991

Lassie is claimed from his family by a "former owner" and then braves a cross country trip to rejoin the ones that love her.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Don Chaffey
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Mickey Rooney




The Big Sleep (1978) RT 96% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Feb 2000

The classic Raymond Chandler tale retold with Mitchum taking over the Bogart role.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Winner
CAST:  Robert Mitchum  •  Sarah Miles  •  Candy Clark  •  Richard Boone

The Shootist (1976) RT 93% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jul 2001

Afflicted with a terminal illness John Bernard Brooks, the last of the legendary gunfighters, quietly returns to Carson City for medical attention from his old friend Dr. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Don Siegel
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Ron Howard  •  James Stewart

Fools' Parade (1971) RT Audience 65%

Homer Grindstaff is a big named banker in Glory and Doc Council is a prison official and they team up to plot to kill Appleyard and his ex-convict friends who were attempting ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Andrew McLaglen
CAST:  James Stewart  •  George Kennedy  •  Anne Baxter  •  Strother Martin

The Cheyenne Social Club (1970) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Two cowboys inherit a "social club" specializing in satisfying men.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Gene Kelly
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Henry Fonda  •  Shirley Jones  •  Sue Ane Langdon

Firecreek (1968) RT Audience 57%

A peace-loving, part-time sheriff in the small town of Firecreek must take a stand when a gang of vicious outlaws takes over his town.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Vincent McEveety
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Henry Fonda  •  Inger Stevens  •  Gary Lockwood

The Flight of the Phoenix (1965) RT 89% / Audience 80%

DVD release: May 2003

A cargo plane goes down in a sandstorm in the Sahara with less than a dozen men on board. One of the passengers is an airplane designer who comes up with the idea of ripping ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Richard Attenborough  •  Peter Finch  •  Hardy Krüger

Shenandoah (1965) RT Audience 80%

DVD release: May 2003

Charlie Anderson, a farmer in Shenandoah, Virginia, finds himself and his family in the middle of the Civil War he wants nothing to do with. When his youngest boy is taken ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Andrew McLaglen
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Doug McClure  •  Glenn Corbett  •  Patrick Wayne

Dear Brigitte (1965) RT Audience 55%

Professor Leaf, an absent-minded poet with a prejudice against the sciences, is forced to face the fact that his son is a math prodigy with little artistic talent of his own.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Henry Koster
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Fabian  •  Glynis Johns  •  Cindy Carol

Cheyenne Autumn (1964) RT 70% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Jun 2006

A reluctant cavalry Captain must track a defiant tribe of migrating Cheyennes.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  John Ford
CAST:  Richard Widmark  •  Carroll Baker  •  Karl Malden  •  Sal Mineo