Search results for "Margaret Hamilton"

The Wizard of Oz (1939) RT 99% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Oct 1999

Young Dorothy finds herself in a magical world where she makes friends with a lion, a scarecrow and a tin man as they make their way along the yellow brick road to talk with ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Victor Fleming
CAST:  Judy Garland  •  Frank Morgan  •  Ray Bolger  •  Bert Lahr

13 Ghosts (1960) RT 36% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Reclusive Dr. Zorba has died and left his mansion to his nephew Cyrus and his family. They will need to search the house to find the doctor's fortune, but along with the ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  William Castle
CAST:  Charles Herbert  •  Jo Morrow  •  Martin Milner  •  Rosemary DeCamp

A Slight Case of Murder (1938) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Jul 2006

Remy Marco, Prohibition beer baron, figures he'll do even better after repeal. Only trouble is, his beer tastes terrible. (He drinks no beer himself and nobody dares tell him) ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  Edward G. Robinson  •  Jane Bryan  •  Allen Jenkins  •  Ruth Donnelly

Brewster McCloud (1970) RT 83% / Audience 84%

Brewster is an owlish, intellectual boy who lives in a fallout shelter of the Houston Astrodome. He has a dream: to take flight within the confines of the stadium. Brewster ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Bud Cort  •  Sally Kellerman  •  Michael Murphy  •  William Windom

Broadway Bill (1934) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Aug 2004

Tycoon J.L. Higgins controls his whole family, but one of his sons- in-law, Dan Brooks and his daughter Alice are fed up with that. Brooks quits his job as manager of J.L.'s ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank Capra
CAST:  Warner Baxter  •  Myrna Loy  •  Walter Connolly  •  Helen Vinson

People Will Talk (1951) RT Audience 78%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Successful and well-liked, Dr. Noah Praetorius becomes the victim of a witchhunt at the hands of Professor Elwell, who disdains Praetorius's unorthodox medical views and also ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Jeanne Crain  •  Finlay Currie  •  Hume Cronyn

State of the Union (1948) RT Audience 77%

DVD release: Aug 2006

An industrialist is urged to run for President, but this requires uncomfortable compromises on both political and marital levels.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Capra
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Katharine Hepburn  •  Van Johnson  •  Angela Lansbury

The Invisible Woman (1940) RT Audience 26%

DVD release: Sep 1993

A sexy model volunteers to be a test subject for a new invisibility machine. But does she have ulterior motives?  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  A. Edward Sutherland
CAST:  Virginia Bruce  •  John Barrymore  •  Charles Ruggles  •  Oskar Homolka

The Ox-Bow Incident (1943) RT 94% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Nov 2003

Gil Carter and Art Croft ride into a small Nevada town plagued by cattle thieves. Initially suspected of being the rustlers themselves, Carter and Croft eventually join a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  William A. Wellman
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  Dana Andrews  •  Mary Beth Hughes  •  Anthony Quinn

These Three (1936) RT 100% / Audience 78%

Scandal destroys the lives of two small-town schoolteachers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Wyler
CAST:  Miriam Hopkins  •  Merle Oberon  •  Joel McCrea  •  Catherine Doucet

You Only Live Once (1937) RT 100% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Jun 2003

Based partially on the story of Bonnie and Clyde, Eddie Taylor (Henry Fonda) is an ex-convict who cannot get a break after being released from prison. When he is framed for ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Fritz Lang
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  Sylvia Sidney  •  Barton MacLane  •  Jean Dixon

Journey Back to Oz (1974) RT Audience 49%

DVD release: Oct 2006

Revisit the enchanting Land of Oz as Dorothy and Toto return to find the Scarecrow as ruler of the Emerald City. Unfortunately for the new mayor, the wicked Mombi is ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family • Fantasy • Music
DIRECTION:  Hal Sutherland
CAST:  Liza Minnelli  •  Milton Berle  •  Ethel Merman  •  Paul Lynde

Nothing Sacred (1937) RT 100% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Jul 1997

Hazel Flagg of Warsaw, Vermont receives the news that her terminal case of radium poisoning from a workplace incident was a complete misdiagnosis with mixed emotions. She is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  William A. Wellman
CAST:  Carole Lombard  •  Fredric March  •  Charles Winninger  •  Walter Connolly

My Little Chickadee (1940) RT 91% / Audience 64%

DVD release: May 2011

Set in the American Old West of the 1880s, Miss Flower Belle Lee (Mae West) is on her way to visit relatives out west. While she is traveling on a stagecoach a masked bandit ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Edward F. Cline
CAST:  W.C. Fields  •  Mae West  •  Joseph Calleia  •  Dick Foran

Faithful in My Fashion (1946)

Hoping to find everything just as he had left it four years ago, soldier Jeff Compton, who is home on a two-week furlough, visits the New York City department store in which ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sidney Salkow
CAST:  Donna Reed  •  Tom Drake  •  Edward Everett Horton  •  Spring Byington

I'll Take Romance (1937)

Theater manager James Guthrie's (Melvyn Douglas) career depends on famed soprano Elsa Terry (Grace Moore) singing in his Buenos Aires opera house, however, Elsa breaks the ...  (more)

GENRES: Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edward H. Griffith
CAST:  Grace Moore  •  Melvyn Douglas  •  Helen Westley  •  Stuart Erwin

By Your Leave (1934)

A bored couple facing middle-age succumbs to wandering eyes.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Corrigan
CAST:  Frank Morgan  •  Genevieve Tobin  •  Neil Hamilton  •  Marian Nixon

Hat, Coat, and Glove (1934)

A prominent New York attorney defends his estranged wife's lover, who's been charged with the murder of a model in Greenwich Village. Director Worthington Miner's 1934 ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Worthington Miner
CAST:  Ricardo Cortez  •  Barbara Robbins  •  John Beal  •  Dorothy Burgess

Chatterbox (1936) RT Audience 23%

A country girl tries to talk her way into a stage career.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  George Nichols Jr.
CAST:  Anne Shirley  •  Phillips Holmes  •  Edward Ellis  •  Erik Rhodes

The Witness Chair (1936)

Late one night, secretary Paula Young (Ann Harding) leaves the office of her boss, Stanley Whittaker (Douglas Dumbrille, locking the door and taking the stairs to avoid being ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  George Nichols Jr.
CAST:  Ann Harding  •  Walter Abel  •  Douglass Dumbrille  •  Margaret Hamilton