Search results for "Joseph Cotten"

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

Citizen Kane (1941) RT 100% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Orson Welles
CAST:  Joseph Cotten  •  Orson Welles  •  Agnes Moorehead  •  Ruth Warrick

A Blueprint for Murder (1953) RT Audience 62%

DVD release: Sep 2007

Two orphans, Polly and Doug, live with their stepmother Lynn; Polly collapses with the same mystery symptoms that killed her father. The kids' visiting uncle, Whitney Sargent, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Andrew L. Stone
CAST:  Joseph Cotten  •  Jean Peters  •  Gary Merrill  •  Catherine McLeod

The Survivor (1981) RT Audience 30%

DVD release: Aug 1993

When a 747 crashes shortly after take-off, the sole survivor is the pilot. Virtually unhurt, he and the investigators look for the answers to the disaster. Meanwhile ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Hemmings
CAST:  Robert Powell  •  Jenny Agutter  •  Joseph Cotten  •  Angela Punch McGregor

Heaven's Gate (1980) RT 57% / Audience 54%

DVD release: May 2001

Harvard graduate James Averill (Kris Kristofferson) is the sheriff of prosperous Jackson County, Wyo., when a battle erupts between the area's poverty-stricken immigrants and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • Western
DIRECTION:  Michael Cimino
CAST:  Kris Kristofferson  •  Christopher Walken  •  John Hurt  •  Isabelle Huppert

The Hearse (1980)

Jane Hardy moves into the house left to her by her deceased aunt. After moving in Jane is haunted by a hearse following her around.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  George Bowers
CAST:  Trish Van Devere  •  Joseph Cotten  •  David Gautreaux  •  Donald Hotton

Guyana: Crime of the Century (1979) RT Audience 17%

DVD release: Feb 2005

This horrific dramatization of the Guyana tragedy traces the steps of Reverend Jim Jones, a highly charismatic, but profoundly paranoid clergyman, who after years of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  René Cardona Jr.
CAST:  Stuart Whitman  •  John Ireland  •  Joseph Cotten  •  Bradford Dillman

Island of the Fishmen (1979)

Aquatic creatures threaten the existence of a mysterious island.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Sergio Martino
CAST:  Barbara Bach  •  Joseph Cotten  •  Claudio Cassinelli  •  Richard Johnson

The Perfect Crime (1978)

The death of a multinational company’s chairman induces the three candidates for the chairmanship to plot against one another for control of the business.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Giuseppe Rosati
CAST:  Gloria Guida  •  Leonard Mann  •  Joseph Cotten  •  Adolfo Celi

Caravans (1978) RT Audience 58%

DVD release: Jun 2004

This epic adventure-drama based on James Michener's best-selling novel concerns a young American embassy official who is sent into the Middle-Eastern desert to find the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  James Fargo
CAST:  Anthony Quinn  •  Jennifer O'Neill  •  Michael Sarrazin  •  Christopher Lee

Twilight's Last Gleaming (1977) RT 88% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Sep 2011

A renegade USAF general, Lawrence Dell, escapes from a military prison and takes over an ICBM silo near Montana and threatens to provoke World War 3 unless the President ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Roscoe Lee Browne  •  Charles Durning  •  Joseph Cotten

A Whisper in the Dark (1976) RT Audience 20%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Martino is a young child who claims to have an invisible friend called Luca. His parents assume it is just a game, but strange things start to happen.  (more)

GENRES: Foreign • Horror
DIRECTION:  Marcello Aliprandi
CAST:  John Phillip Law  •  Nathalie Delon  •  Olga Bisera  •  Alessandro Poggi

Syndicate Sadists (1975) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Apr 2005

A biker's brother is killed while investigating the kidnapping of a young boy, the byproduct of a war between two crime families. The biker vows to get revenge by finding the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Foreign • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Umberto Lenzi
CAST:  Joseph Cotten  •  Maria Fiore  •  Luciano Catenacci  •  Mario Piave

F for Fake (1973) RT 88% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Apr 2005

A documentary about fraud and fakery.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Orson Welles
CAST:  Orson Welles  •  Joseph Cotten  •  Oja Kodar  •  Elmyr de Hory

Soylent Green (1973) RT 71% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Aug 2003

In an overpopulated futuristic Earth, a New York police detective finds himself marked for murder by government agents when he gets too close to a bizarre state secret ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Fleischer
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Edward G. Robinson  •  Leigh Taylor-Young  •  Chuck Connors

The Devil's Daughter (1973) RT Audience 20%

DVD release: Oct 2007

A young girl whose mother had sold her soul to Satan when she was born is told by Satan that she must marry a fellow demon.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Jeannot Szwarc
CAST:  Shelley Winters  •  Belinda Montgomery  •  Robert Foxworth  •  Jonathan Frid

The Scientific Cardplayer (1972)

The Scopone Game is the English language title of a 1972 Italian drama film directed by Luigi Comencini. The screenplay was written by Rodolfo Sonego.An aging American ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Luigi Comencini
CAST:  Alberto Sordi  •  Silvana Mangano  •  Bette Davis  •  Joseph Cotten

Baron Blood (1972)

A young man, Peter, returns to Austria in search of his heritage. There he visits the castle of an ancestor, a sadistic Baron who was cursed to a violent death by a witch whom ...  (more)

GENRES: Foreign • Horror
DIRECTION:  Mario Bava
CAST:  Joseph Cotten  •  Elke Sommer  •  Massimo Girotti  •  Rada Rassimov

The Screaming Woman (1972)

A wealthy former mental patient goes home to her estate to rest and recuperate. While walking the grounds one day she hears the screams of a woman coming from underneath the ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Olivia de Havilland  •  Ed Nelson  •  Laraine Stephens  •  Joseph Cotten

Lady Frankenstein (1971)

Dr. Frankensteins' daughter, who is in love with the aging lab assistant Marshall, continues with her fathers experiments and attempts to transplant Marshall's brain into a ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Mel Welles  •  Aureliano Luppi
CAST:  Joseph Cotten  •  Rosalba Neri  •  Herbert Fux  •  Renate Kasché