Search results for "Jessie Royce Landis"


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North by Northwest (1959) RT 100% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Aug 2000

Madison Avenue advertising man Roger Thornhill finds himself thrust into the world of spies when he is mistaken for a man by the name of George Kaplan. Foreign spy Philip ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Eva Marie Saint  •  James Mason  •  Jessie Royce Landis

To Catch a Thief (1955) RT 95% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Mar 2009

A delightful Hitchcock film about an ex-burglar who must catch a thief who’s been copying this style before he gets accused of the wrong crimes. His time is running out as the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Grace Kelly  •  Jessie Royce Landis  •  Brigitte Auber

Airport (1970) RT 80% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Jan 1999

Melodrama about a bomber on board an airplane, an airport almost closed by snow, and various personal problems of the people involved.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Seaton
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Dean Martin  •  Jean Seberg  •  Jacqueline Bisset

Critic's Choice (1963) RT Audience 39%

DVD release: Jun 2007

Bob Hope is a New York theater critic and his wife (Lucille Ball in their final motion picture pairing) writes a play that may or may not be very good. Now Hope must either ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  Bob Hope  •  Lucille Ball  •  Marilyn Maxwell  •  Rip Torn

Boys' Night Out (1962) RT Audience 46%

DVD release: Jan 1994

Fred, George, Doug and Howie are quickly reaching middle-age. Three of them are married, only Fred is still a bachelor. They want something different than their ordinary ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michael Gordon
CAST:  Kim Novak  •  James Garner  •  Tony Randall  •  Howard Morris

Goodbye Again (1961) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Dec 1993

Stranded by her lover (Yves Montand), a 40-ish interior decorator (Ingrid Bergman) in Paris turns to a U.S. client's playboy son (Anthony Perkins).  (more)

GENRES: Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anatole Litvak
CAST:  Ingrid Bergman  •  Yves Montand  •  Anthony Perkins  •  Jessie Royce Landis

I Married a Woman (1958)

Advertising executive Marshall Briggs finds his work in conflict with his love-life with fashion model Janice Blake.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Hal Kanter
CAST:  George Gobel  •  Diana Dors  •  Adolphe Menjou  •  Jessie Royce Landis

The Girl He Left Behind (1956)

A young man is drafted and goes through the rigors of basic training, ultimately discovering the experience is also character-building. Director David Butler's 1956 film stars ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  David Butler
CAST:  Tab Hunter  •  Natalie Wood  •  Jessie Royce Landis  •  Jim Backus

The Swan (1956) RT Audience 70%

DVD release: Dec 1990

Princess Beatrice's days of enjoying the regal life are numbered unless her only daughter, Princess Alexandra, makes a good impression on a distant cousin when he pays a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles Vidor
CAST:  Grace Kelly  •  Alec Guinness  •  Louis Jourdan  •  Agnes Moorehead

Mother Didn't Tell Me (1950)

Jane Morgan (Dorothy McGuire) marries handsome doctor William Wright (William Lundigan), despite warnings from a host of other doctor's wives that she will be neglected and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Claude Binyon
CAST:  Dorothy McGuire  •  William Lundigan  •  June Havoc  •  Gary Merrill




Mr. Belvedere Goes to College (1949)

A middle-aged genius goes to college for the first time.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Elliott Nugent
CAST:  Clifton Webb  •  Shirley Temple  •  Tom Drake  •  Alan Young

A Private's Affair (1959)

A trio of energetic young men try to put on a good show for their Army camp, in this lightweight comedy by Raoul Walsh. Luigi (Sal Mineo just risen to stardom), Jerry (Berry ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Raoul Walsh
CAST:  Sal Mineo  •  Christine Carère  •  Barbara Eden  •  Barry Coe

My Foolish Heart (1950) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 1999

After a long absence, Mary Jane visits her schoolfriend Eloise, and Eloise's daughter Ramona. Eloise drinks too much and is unhappily married to Lew Wengler. Eloise falls ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Mark Robson
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Susan Hayward  •  Kent Smith  •  Jessie Royce Landis

It Happens Every Spring (1949) RT 100% / Audience 70%

A scientist discovers a formula that makes a baseball which is repelled by wood. He promptly sets out to exploit his discovery.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  Ray Milland  •  Jean Peters  •  Paul Douglas  •  Ed Begley

Gidget Goes to Rome (1963) RT Audience 57%

Francis, now 17, is still in love with Moondoggy. She can persuade her parents to allow them a journey to Rome, together with two of her and two of his friends. However they ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul Wendkos
CAST:  James Darren  •  Cindy Carol  •  Jessie Royce Landis  •  Cesare Danova

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