Search results for "Mark Rydell"


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James Dean (2001) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Jan 2002

The man behind the legend and a knowing look at the 1950's Hollywood are revealed in this dynamic bioepic of the meteoric star whose troubled life echoed his gut-grabbing ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Mark Rydell
CAST:  James Franco  •  Michael Moriarty  •  Valentina Cervi  •  Enrico Colantoni

Crime of the Century (1996) RT Audience 71%

In 1932, the nation was shocked when the 14-month-old son of Charles Lindberg was kidnapped, held for ransom, and murdered. Two years later, Bruno Richard Hauptmann was ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mark Rydell
CAST:  Stephen Rea  •  Isabella Rossellini  •  J. T. Walsh  •  Michael Moriarty

Intersection (1994) RT 7% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Feb 2002

During a car accident, Vincent Eastman watches his whole life flash before his eyes, and he doesn't like what he sees. While maintaining the semblance of a marriage with his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mark Rydell
CAST:  Richard Gere  •  Sharon Stone  •  Lolita Davidovich  •  Martin Landau

For the Boys (1991) RT 38% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Apr 2001

With the help of the singer and dancer Dixie Leonhard US-Entertainer Eddie Sparks wants to bring some fun to the soldiers during World War II. Becoming a perfect team they ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Mark Rydell
CAST:  Bette Midler  •  James Caan  •  George Segal  •  Bud Yorkin

The River (1984) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Feb 1999

Farming family battles severe storms, a bank threatening to reposses their farm, and other hard times in a battle to save and hold on to their farm.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Mark Rydell
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Sissy Spacek  •  Scott Glenn  •  Billy Green Bush

On Golden Pond (1981) RT 92% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Mar 2001

The loons are back again on Golden Pond and so are Norman Thayer, a retired professor, and Ethel who have had a summer cottage there since early in their marriage. This summer ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Mark Rydell
CAST:  Katharine Hepburn  •  Henry Fonda  •  Jane Fonda  •  Doug McKeon

The Rose (1979) RT 86% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Midler is the rock-and-roll singer Mary Rose Foster (known as the Rose to her legions of fans), whose romantic relationships and mental health are continuously imperiled by ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mark Rydell
CAST:  Bette Midler  •  Alan Bates  •  Harry Dean Stanton  •  David Keith

Harry and Walter Go to New York (1976) RT 57% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Two hoplessly out of their class con-men attempt to pull off the largest bank heist of the l9th century. They gain the enmity of the most famous bank Robber in the world and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Mark Rydell
CAST:  Elliott Gould  •  Michael Caine  •  Diane Keaton  •  James Caan

Cinderella Liberty (1973) RT Audience 63%

DVD release: Mar 2007

A lonely Navy sailor falls in love with a hooker and becomes a surrogate father figure for her son during an extended liberty due to his service records being lost.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mark Rydell
CAST:  James Caan  •  Marsha Mason  •  Kirk Calloway  •  Eli Wallach

The Cowboys (1972) RT 73% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Oct 1998

When his cattlemen abandon him for the gold fields, rancher Wil Andersen is forced to take on a collection of young boys as his cowboys in order to get his herd to market in ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Mark Rydell
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Roscoe Lee Browne  •  Bruce Dern  •  Colleen Dewhurst




The Fox (1967) RT 67% / Audience 50%

Based on D.H. Lawrence's novella about two young women - sickly, chattering Jill Banford and quiet, strong Ellen March - who are trying, hopelessly, to run a chicken farm in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Mark Rydell
CAST:  Sandy Dennis  •  Anne Heywood  •  Keir Dullea  •  Glynne Morris

Hollywood Ending (2002) RT 47% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Sep 2002

Woody Allen stars as Val Waxman, a two-time Oscar winner turned washed-up, neurotic director in desperate need of a comeback. When it comes, Waxman finds himself backed into a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Téa Leoni  •  Bob Dorian  •  Ivan Martin  •  Gregg Edelman

Havana (1990) RT 24% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Nov 1998

An American professional gambler named Jack Weil (Redford) decides to visit Havana, Cuba to gamble. On the boat to Havana, he meets Roberta Duran (Olin), the wife of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sydney Pollack
CAST:  Robert Redford  •  Lena Olin  •  Alan Arkin  •  Tomás Milián

Punchline (1988) RT 50% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Lilah Krytsick is a mother and housewife who's always believed she could be a stand-up comedian. Steven Gold is an experienced stand-up seemingly on the cusp of success. When ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  David Seltzer
CAST:  Sally Field  •  Tom Hanks  •  John Goodman  •  Mark Rydell

The Long Goodbye (1973) RT 97% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Nov 2014

Detective Philip Marlowe tries to help a friend who is accused of murdering his wife.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Elliott Gould  •  Nina Van Pallandt  •  Sterling Hayden  •  Mark Rydell

Crime in the Streets (1956) RT Audience 37%

A social worker tries to end juvenile crime by getting involved with a street gang.  (more)

GENRES: Crime
DIRECTION:  Don Siegel
CAST:  James Whitmore  •  Sal Mineo  •  Mark Rydell  •  Virginia Gregg

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