Search results for "Margaret Hamilton"

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

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

DVD release: Oct 1999

One of the most famous musical films and the first film from Hollywood to use color. Young Dorothy finds herself in a magical world where she makes friends with a lion, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Victor Fleming  •  George Cukor  •  Mervyn LeRoy  •  King Vidor
CAST:  Judy Garland  •  Frank Morgan  •  Ray Bolger  •  Bert Lahr

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

The Night Strangler (1973) RT 86% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Apr 1998

After being run out of Las Vegas, Kolchak heads for Seattle and another reporting job with the local paper. It's not long before he is on the trail of another string of ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Dan Curtis
CAST:  Darren McGavin  •  Jo Ann Pflug  •  Simon Oakland  •  Scott Brady

The Anderson Tapes (1971) RT 80% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Jan 2003

A thief (Duke Anderson) just released from ten years in jail, takes up with his old girlfriend (Ingrid) in her posh apartment. He makes plans to rob the entire building. What ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Dyan Cannon  •  Martin Balsam  •  Ralph Meeker

Rosie! (1967)

An eccentric Los Angeles dowager decides to fight back when her two greedy daughters attempt to have her declared legally insane.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Lowell Rich
CAST:  Rosalind Russell  •  Brian Aherne  •  Sandra Dee  •  James Farentino

The Daydreamer (1966) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Mar 2005

A fictional account of a teen-aged Hans Christian Anderson. In this film, young Hans runs away from home and each time he falls asleep he experiences in his dreams the ...  (more)

GENRES: Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jules Bass
CAST:  Tallulah Bankhead  •  Victor Borge  •  Patty Duke  •  Jack Gilford

Paradise Alley (1962) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Mar 2005

An elderly motion picture artist drifts through a tenement block, devising a plan to change the lives of its dissatisfied residents with a dusting of Hollywood! Magic!  (more)

CAST:  Hugo Haas  •  Marie Windsor  •  Billy Gilbert  •  Chester Conklin

Comin' Round the Mountain (1951) RT Audience 37%

DVD release: Jun 1994

Bud and Lou get mixed up with hillbillies, witches and love potions.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Charles Lamont
CAST:  Bud Abbott  •  Lou Costello  •  Dorothy Shay  •  Kirby Grant

Wabash Avenue (1950)

Andy Clark discovers he was cheated out of a half interest in partner Mike's business, now a thriving dance hall in 1892 Chicago. Unable to win it back, Andy schemes to make ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Henry Koster
CAST:  Betty Grable  •  Victor Mature  •  Phil Harris  •  Reginald Gardiner

The Red Pony (1949) RT Audience 41%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Peter Miles stars as Tom Tiflin, the little boy at the heart of this John Steinbeck story set in Salinas Valley. With his incompatible parents -- the city-loving Fred ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Myrna Loy  •  Robert Mitchum  •  Louis Calhern  •  Shepperd Strudwick

The Sun Comes Up (1949) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Sep 1993

Set in the rural south of the United States, a bereaved war widow learns to to put aside her bitterness and grief as she grows to love a young orphan boy and his dog.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Richard Thorpe
CAST:  Jeanette MacDonald  •  Lloyd Nolan  •  Claude Jarman Jr.  •  Lewis Stone

Texas, Brooklyn and Heaven (1948) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Nov 2006

Eddie Tayloe's grandfather leaves him six thousand dollars and the money belt it came in, freeing Tayloe to leave his dull newspaper job in Texas and move to New York to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  William Castle
CAST:  Guy Madison  •  Diana Lynn  •  James Dunn  •  Michael Chekhov

Driftwood (1947) RT Audience 100%

Six-year-old Jenny rescues a collie dog, the only survivor of a plane wreck. A tag on the dog's neck states that it is en route to a medical laboratory where its blood will be ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Allan Dwan
CAST:  Ruth Warrick  •  Walter Brennan  •  Dean Jagger  •  Charlotte Greenwood

The Sin of Harold Diddlebock (1947)

Twenty-three years after scoring the winning touchdown for his college football team mild-mannered Harold Diddlebock, who has been stuck in a dull, dead-end book-keeping job ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Preston Sturges
CAST:  Harold Lloyd  •  Jimmy Conlin  •  Raymond Walburn  •  Rudy Vallée

Janie Gets Married (1946)

Newlywed Janie's (Joan Leslie) World War II-veteran husband (Robert Hutton) goes to work at her father's (Edward Arnold) newspaper.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Vincent Sherman
CAST:  Joan Leslie  •  Robert Hutton  •  Edward Arnold  •  Ann Harding

Guest in the House (1944) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Dec 2005

Evelyn (Anne Baxter), an emotionally vulnerable and unstable woman, stays at the home of her doctor Dan Proctor (Scott McKay). There she meets and falls in love with his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Brahm
CAST:  Anne Baxter  •  Ralph Bellamy  •  Aline MacMahon  •  Ruth Warrick

The Affairs of Martha (1942)

Members of a well-to-do small community become worried when it is revealed that one of their maids is writing a telling exposé.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jules Dassin
CAST:  Marsha Hunt  •  Richard Carlson  •  Marjorie Main  •  Virginia Weidler