Search results for "Joanne Woodward"


The Three Faces of Eve (1957) RT 93% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Classic dramatization of America's best-known case of a woman suffering from multiple personality disorder, and her road to recovery.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Nunnally Johnson
CAST:  Joanne Woodward  •  David Wayne  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Edwin Jerome

Mr. & Mrs. Bridge (1990) RT 80% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Feb 2001

It's about a five member family. The father is a conservative and traditional person who directs the family. The mother is at home, she tries to hold together the family, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  James Ivory
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Joanne Woodward  •  Saundra McClain  •  Margaret Welsh

Philadelphia (1993) RT 78% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Sep 1997

No one would take his case until one man was willing to take on the system. Two competing lawyers join forces to sue a prestigious law firm for AIDS discrimination. As their ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Demme
CAST:  Roberta Maxwell  •  Buzz Kilman  •  Jason Robards  •  Antonio Banderas

The Age of Innocence (1993) RT 80% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Nov 2001

Tale of 19th century New York high society in which a young lawyer falls in love with a woman separated from her husband, while he is engaged to the woman's cousin.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Winona Ryder  •  Alexis Smith

They Might Be Giants (1971)

They Might be Giants chronicles the adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson in modern-day New York City. The fact that Sherlock Holmes is a psychotic paranoid and Dr. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Anthony Harvey
CAST:  George C. Scott  •  Joanne Woodward  •  Jack Gilford  •  Lester Rawlins

Winning (1969) RT 50% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Mar 1999

Frank Capua is a rising star on the race circuit who dreams of winning the big one - the Indianapolis 500. But to get there he runs the risk of losing his wife Elora to his ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  James Goldstone
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Joanne Woodward  •  Robert Wagner  •  Richard Thomas

King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis (1970)

A 1970 American documentary film biography of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., presented in the form of newsreel footage and segments of recordings by Dr. King, framed by ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet  •  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Joanne Woodward  •  Ruby Dee  •  James Earl Jones

Rachel, Rachel (1968) RT 86% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Apr 2009

Rachel is a 35 year old school teacher who has no man in her life and lives with her mother. When a man from the big city returns and asks her out, she begins to have to make ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul Newman
CAST:  Joanne Woodward  •  James Olson  •  Kate Harrington  •  Estelle Parsons

From the Terrace (1960) RT 30% / Audience 60%

DVD release: May 2003

Alfred Eaton, an ambitious young executive, climbs to the top of New York's financial world as his marriage crumbles. At the brink of attaining his career goals, he is forced ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mark Robson
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Joanne Woodward  •  Ted de Corsia  •  Ina Balin

Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams (1973) RT Audience 19%

Rita, a middle aged New York City homemaker, finds herself in an emotional crisis which forces her to re-examine her life, as well as her relationships with her mother, her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Gilbert Cates
CAST:  Joanne Woodward  •  Martin Balsam  •  Sylvia Sidney  •  Tresa Hughes




WUSA (1970) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Nov 2014

Rheinhardt, a cynical drifter, gets a job as an announcer for right-wing radio station WUSA in New Orleans. Rheinhardt is content to parrot WUSA's reactionary editorial stance ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Stuart Rosenberg
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Joanne Woodward  •  Anthony Perkins  •  Laurence Harvey

The End (1978) RT 62% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Feb 2001

Wendell Lawson has only six months to live. Not wanting to endure his last few months of life waiting for the end, he decides to take matters into his own hands and enlists ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Burt Reynolds
CAST:  Burt Reynolds  •  Dom DeLuise  •  Sally Field  •  Strother Martin

A Fine Madness (1966) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jun 2006

A womanizing poet falls into the hands of a psychiatrist with a straying wife.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Irvin Kershner
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Joanne Woodward  •  Jean Seberg  •  Colleen Dewhurst

The Drowning Pool (1975) RT 50% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Nov 2006

Harper is brought to Louisiana to investigate an attempted blackmail scheme. He soon finds out that it involves an old flame of his and her daughter. He eventually finds ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stuart Rosenberg
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Joanne Woodward  •  Anthony Franciosa  •  Murray Hamilton

No Down Payment (1957) RT Audience 43%

Set in a California subdivision, the story follows four couples who have bought homes and are neighbors. Among the problems facing the couples are alcoholism, racism, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Ritt
CAST:  Joanne Woodward  •  Sheree North  •  Tony Randall  •  Jeffrey Hunter

The Sound and the Fury (1959) RT Audience 33%

Passions divide a declining Southern family.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Ritt
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Joanne Woodward  •  Margaret Leighton  •  Stuart Whitman

Blind Spot (1993) RT Audience 89%

DVD release: Sep 2009

Drama about a couple (Woodward, Weaver) and their problematic daughter (Linney) who is a cocaine addict.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Michael Toshiyuki Uno
CAST:  Joanne Woodward  •  Laura Linney  •  Reed Diamond  •  Fritz Weaver

Empire Falls (2005) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Sep 2005

A decaying New England town is the backdrop for its unique citizens, lead by unassuming restaurant manager Miles Roby.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Fred Schepisi
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Helen Hunt  •  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Ed Harris

Lucky Them (2013) RT 76% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Sep 2014

More interested in partying and flirting with young musicians than work, veteran rock journalist Ellie Klug has one last chance to prove her value to her magazine’s editor: a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Megan Griffiths
CAST:  Toni Collette  •  Thomas Haden Church  •  Ahna O'Reilly  •  Joanne Woodward