Search results for "Kathleen Freeman"


Behind Locked Doors (1948) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Aug 2000

Behind the locked doors of a mental institution resides crooked politico Judge Drake (Herbert Heyes), free from prosecution so long as he pretends to be crazy. To get the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Horror
DIRECTION:  Budd Boetticher
CAST:  Lucille Bremer  •  Richard Carlson  •  Douglas Fowley  •  Ralf Harolde

Cry Danger (1951) RT Audience 82%

DVD release: Apr 2014

Rocky Mulloy, back in town after serving 5 years of a life sentence for armed robbery, hopes to clear his friend Danny Morgan who's still in prison for the same crime. It ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Parrish
CAST:  Dick Powell  •  Rhonda Fleming  •  Richard Erdman  •  William Conrad

Dragnet (1987) RT Audience 62%

DVD release: May 1991

LAPD Sgt. Joe Friday -- the equally straight-laced nephew of the famous police sergeant of the same name -- is paired up with a young, freewheeling detective named Pep ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Tom Mankiewicz
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  Tom Hanks  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Harry Morgan

FernGully: The Last Rainforest (1992)

When a sprite named Crysta shrinks a human boy, Zak, down to her size, he vows to help the magical fairy folk stop a greedy logging company from destroying their home, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Bill Kroyer
CAST:  Tim Curry  •  Samantha Mathis  •  Christian Slater  •  Robin Williams

Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990) RT 67% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Young sweethearts Billy and Kate move to the Big Apple, land jobs in a high-tech office park and soon reunite with the friendly and lovable Gizmo. But a series of accidents ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Joe Dante  •  Chuck Jones
CAST:  Zach Galligan  •  Phoebe Cates  •  John Glover  •  Robert Prosky

Hocus Pocus (1993)

After 300 years of slumber, three sister witches are accidentally resurrected in Salem on Halloween night, and it us up to three kids and their newfound feline friend to put ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Kenny Ortega
CAST:  Bette Midler  •  Sarah Jessica Parker  •  Kathy Najimy  •  Omri Katz

House by the River (1950) RT 62% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Nov 2005

Louis Hayward stars as a wealthy man who tries to seduce the family maid. She resists, and he kills her. Long jealous of his brother Lee Bowman, Hayward does his best to pin ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Fritz Lang
CAST:  Louis Hayward  •  Jane Wyatt  •  Lee Bowman  •  Dorothy Patrick

Houseboat (1958)

An Italian socialite on the run signs on as housekeeper for a widower with three children.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  Melville Shavelson
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Sophia Loren  •  Martha Hyer  •  Harry Guardino

Innerspace (1987) RT 81% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Test pilot Tuck Pendleton volunteers to test a special vessel for a miniaturization experiment. Accidentally injected into a neurotic hypochondriac, Jack Putter, Tuck must ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Joe Dante
CAST:  Martin Short  •  Dennis Quaid  •  Meg Ryan  •  Kevin McCarthy

North to Alaska (1960) RT 43% / Audience 77%

DVD release: May 2003

Sam and George strike gold in Alaska. George sends Sam to Seattle to bring George's fiancé back to Alaska. Sam finds she is already married, and returns instead with Angel. ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Henry Hathaway
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Stewart Granger  •  Ernie Kovacs  •  Fabian




Point Blank (1967) RT 97% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Jul 2005

After being double-crossed and left for dead, a mysterious man named Walker single-mindedly tries to retrieve the rather inconsequential sum of money that was stolen from him.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Boorman
CAST:  Lee Marvin  •  Angie Dickinson  •  Keenan Wynn  •  Carroll O'Connor

Ready to Rumble (2000) RT 23% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Two slacker wrestling fans are devastated by the ousting of their favorite character by an unscrupulous promoter.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Brian Robbins
CAST:  David Arquette  •  Scott Caan  •  Oliver Platt  •  Bill Goldberg

Shrek (2001) RT 88% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Nov 2001

It ain't easy bein' green -- especially if you're a likable (albeit smelly) ogre named Shrek. On a mission to retrieve a gorgeous princess from the clutches of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Andrew Adamson  •  Vicky Jenson
CAST:  Mike Myers  •  Eddie Murphy  •  Cameron Diaz  •  John Lithgow

Singin' in the Rain (1952) RT 100% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Aug 1997

In 1927 Hollywood, a silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gene Kelly  •  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Gene Kelly  •  Donald O'Connor  •  Debbie Reynolds  •  Jean Hagen

Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969) RT 67% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Mar 2001

A quick-witted drifter wanders into a lawless town in the midst of a gold rush. Shocked by the prices of food and meals he reluctantly takes the job of sheriff by amazing the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Burt Kennedy
CAST:  James Garner  •  Joan Hackett  •  Walter Brennan  •  Harry Morgan

Teen Wolf Too (1987) RT 7% / Audience 18%

Although awkward college student Todd Howard is particularly adept at science, he's paying for school with an athletic scholarship that he will lose should he not fare well in ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Christopher Leitch
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Kim Darby  •  John Astin  •  Mark Holton

The Bad and the Beautiful (1952) RT 96% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Feb 2002

Told in flashback form, the film traces the rise and fall of a tough, ambitious Hollywood producer Jonathan Shields, as seen through the eyes of various acquaintances, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Vincente Minnelli
CAST:  Lana Turner  •  Kirk Douglas  •  Walter Pidgeon  •  Dick Powell

The Ballad of Cable Hogue (1970) RT 93% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jan 2006

Double-crossed and left without water in the desert, Cable Hogue is saved when he finds a spring. It is in just the right spot for a much needed rest stop on the local ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Sam Peckinpah
CAST:  Jason Robards  •  Stella Stevens  •  Slim Pickens  •  David Warner

The Best of Times (1986) RT 33% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Feb 1999

A small-town loser determines to have one more shot at the big time by winning a football game.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Roger Spottiswoode
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Kurt Russell  •  Pamela Reed  •  Holly Palance

The Blues Brothers (1980) RT 85% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Aug 2005

Jake Blues is just out of jail, and teams up with his brother, Elwood on a 'mission from God' to raise funds for the orphanage in which they grew up. The only thing they can ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Music
DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  John Belushi  •  Cab Calloway  •  Carrie Fisher