Search results for "John Hillerman"

Audrey Rose (1977) RT 56% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Aug 2001

A man is convinced that a young girl is the reincarnation of his own daughter Audrey Rose, who died in a fiery car accident, along with his wife, two minutes before the girl ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Wise
CAST:  Anthony Hopkins  •  Marsha Mason  •  John Beck  •  Susan Swift

Blazing Saddles (1974) RT 90% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Aug 1997

A town – where everyone seems to be named Johnson – is in the way of the railroad and, in order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar, a politically connected nasty person, sends ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Mel Brooks
CAST:  Cleavon Little  •  Gene Wilder  •  Mel Brooks  •  Madeline Kahn

Chinatown (1974) RT 98% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Nov 1999

Private eye Jake Gittes lives off of the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-World War II Southern California. Hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roman Polanski
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Faye Dunaway  •  John Huston  •  Perry Lopez

High Plains Drifter (1973) RT 96% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Feb 1998

A gunfighting stranger comes to the small settlement of Lago. After gunning down three gunmen who tried to kill him, the townsfolk decide to hire the Stranger to hold off ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Clint Eastwood
CAST:  Clint Eastwood  •  Verna Bloom  •  Marianna Hill  •  Mitchell Ryan

Paper Moon (1973) RT 91% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Aug 2003

During the Great Depression, a con man finds himself saddled with a young girl who may or may not be his daughter, and the two forge an unlikely partnership.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Ryan O'Neal  •  Tatum O'Neal  •  Madeline Kahn  •  John Hillerman

The Last Picture Show (1971) RT 100% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Nov 1999

The coming of age of a youth named Sonny in a small Texas town in the 1950s.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Timothy Bottoms  •  Jeff Bridges  •  Cybill Shepherd  •  Ben Johnson

The Thief Who Came to Dinner (1973) RT Audience 45%

DVD release: Jan 1996

A computer programmer decides to become a thief. And when he starts making waves an insurance investigator hounds him. He also meets a woman who becomes his accomplice.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bud Yorkin
CAST:  Ryan O'Neal  •  Jacqueline Bisset  •  Warren Oates  •  Jill Clayburgh

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

What's Up, Doc? (1972) RT 90% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Two researchers have come to San Francisco to compete for a research grant in Music. One seems a bit distracted, and that was before he meets her. A strange woman seems to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Barbra Streisand  •  Ryan O'Neal  •  Madeline Kahn  •  Kenneth Mars

At Long Last Love (1975) RT 17% / Audience 42%

Four socialites unexpectedly clash: heiress Brooke Carter runs into gambler Johnny Spanish at the race track while playboy Michael O. Pritchard nearly runs into stage star ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Cybill Shepherd  •  Burt Reynolds  •  Duilio Del Prete  •  Madeline Kahn

Up the Creek (1984) RT Audience 61%

Bob McGraw is in his 12th year of college, goofing his way through life. Bob, Irwing, Gonzer and Max are the four losers forced and bribed to represent their university in an ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Robert Butler
CAST:  Tim Matheson  •  Jennifer Runyon  •  Stephen Furst  •  Dan Monahan

Skyjacked (1972) RT Audience 27%

DVD release: Jun 2007

A crazed Vietnam vet bomber hijacks a Boeing 707 in this disaster film filled with the usual early '70s stereotypes, and demands to be taken to Russia.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Guillermin
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Yvette Mimieux  •  James Brolin  •  Claude Akins

A Guide for the Married Woman (1978)

A seriocomic look at the life of Julie Walker. Bored with her marriage, and encouraged by her friends, she contemplates an affair. Fantasy and reality mix often, leading to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Hy Averback
CAST:  Cybill Shepherd  •  Charles Frank  •  John Hillerman  •  Elaine Joyce

Assault and Matrimony (1987)

DVD release: Aug 1990

Silvia and Edgar have been married for a long time, but can't stand each other now. But a divorce would mean having to sell their dream house, which both of them want to keep. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  James Frawley
CAST:  Jill Eikenberry  •  John Hillerman  •  Michelle Phillips  •  Michael Tucker

The Naked Ape (1973) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Apr 2007

Somewhat based on Desmond Morris's fascinating book of pop anthropology, this partially animated satirical docudrama produced by Playboy Magazine publisher Hugh Hefner, traces ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • War
DIRECTION:  Donald Driver
CAST:  Johnny Crawford  •  Victoria Principal  •  Norm Grabowski  •  Robert Ito

The Nickel Ride (1975) RT Audience 64%

A world-weary crime boss is losing his grip on his organization.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Mulligan
CAST:  Jason Miller  •  Linda Haynes  •  Victor French  •  John Hillerman

The Law (1974)

An examination of the workings of a big city's legal system as seen through the eyes of people involved in a sensational murder trial.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  John Badham
CAST:  Judd Hirsch  •  John Beck  •  Bonnie Franklin  •  Barbara Baxley

Honky (1971)

Black girl from rich family loves white boy from poor family.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  William A. Graham
CAST:  Brenda Sykes  •  John Neilson  •  Maia Danziger  •  Lincoln Kilpatrick

Lucky Lady (1975) RT Audience 46%

DVD release: Feb 2011

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: Lucky Lady is a 1975 American film directed by Stanley Donen and starring Gene Hackman, Liza Minnelli and Burt Reynolds, with Robby ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Liza Minnelli  •  Burt Reynolds  •  Gene Hackman  •  Robby Benson