Search results for "Mervyn LeRoy"

Anthony Adverse (1936) RT 13% / Audience 47%

Anthony Adverse is a 1936 American drama film directed by Mervyn LeRoy. The screenplay by Sheridan Gibney is based on the sprawling 1,224-page novel of the same title by ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Fredric March  •  Olivia de Havilland  •  Donald Woods  •  Anita Louise

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

Moment to Moment (1965) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: May 2000

When an erring wife's supposedly dead lover turns up an amnesiac, it's her unsuspecting shrink husband who's enlisted to get those memories back.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Jean Seberg  •  Sean Garrison  •  Arthur Hill  •  Honor Blackman

Mary, Mary (1963) RT Audience 50%

A man on the verge of divorce is shocked by his wife's glamorous makeover.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Debbie Reynolds  •  Barry Nelson  •  Diane McBain  •  Hiram Sherman

Gypsy (1962) RT 69% / Audience 75%

DVD release: May 2000

Based on the Broadway hit about the life and times of burlesque dancer Gypsy Rose Lee and her aggressive stage mother, Mama Rose.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Natalie Wood  •  Rosalind Russell  •  Karl Malden  •  Parley Baer

A Majority of One (1961) RT Audience 64%

A gentle love story about a Japanese businessman and widower, and a Brooklyn widow. But before a happy ending can ensue, they must learn again the lessons of tolerance, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Rosalind Russell  •  Alec Guinness  •  Ray Danton  •  Madlyn Rhue

The Devil at 4 O'Clock (1961) RT Audience 58%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Spencer Tracy plays an American priest tending to the natives of a South Sea island. A plane carrying three convicts -- Harry (Frank Sinatra), Marcel Gregoire Aslan and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Frank Sinatra  •  Kerwin Mathews  •  Jean-Pierre Aumont

Wake Me When It's Over (1960)

The war may be over, but that doesn't keep the hapless Gus Brubaker from being drafted and posted on a forgotten little Japanese Island...and that's just the beginning of this ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Dick Shawn  •  Ernie Kovacs  •  Jack Warden  •  Margo Moore

The FBI Story (1959) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Aug 2006

A dedicated FBI agent recalls the agency's battles against the Klan, organized crime and Communist spies.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Vera Miles  •  Murray Hamilton  •  Larry Pennell

Home Before Dark (1958) RT Audience 73%

A young woman returns home after being institutionalized in a mental hospital. Director Mervyn LeRoy's 1958 drama stars Jean Simmons, Dan O'Herlihy, Rhonda Fleming, Efrem ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Jean Simmons  •  Dan O'Herlihy  •  Rhonda Fleming  •  Efrem Zimbalist, Jr.

No Time for Sergeants (1958) RT Audience 81%

DVD release: May 2010

Georgia farm boy Will Stockdale is about to bust with pride. He’s been drafted. Will’s ready. But is Uncle Sam ready for Will? In No Time for Sergeants, Andy Griffith is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Andy Griffith  •  Nick Adams  •  Myron McCormick  •  Murray Hamilton

Toward the Unknown (1956)

The story of a US Air Force major who was captured during the Korean War, and cracked signing a confession. After his release he ultimately arrives at Edwards Air Force base ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  William Holden  •  Lloyd Nolan  •  Virginia Leith  •  Charles McGraw

The Bad Seed (1956)

Young Rhoda Penmark is sweet, smart … and inherently evil! After a school chum dies during a picnic, no one suspects Rhoda, except the janitor of her apartment building. But ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Patty McCormack  •  Eileen Heckart  •  Henry Jones  •  Nancy Kelly

Mister Roberts (1955) RT 92% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Dec 1998

A hilarious and heartfelt military comedy-drama co-directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy, Mister Roberts stars Henry Fonda as an officer who's yearning for battle but is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • War
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy  •  John Ford  •  Joshua Logan
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  James Cagney  •  William Powell  •  Jack Lemmon

Strange Lady in Town (1955)

There's a new doctor in old Santa Fe, and it's Greer Garson. Director Mervyn LeRoy's 1955 western also stars Dana Andrews, Cameron Mitchell, Lois Smith, Walter Hampden, Pedro ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Greer Garson  •  Dana Andrews  •  Cameron Mitchell  •  Lois Smith

Rose Marie (1954) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Jul 2012

An Indian chief's daughter loves a Mountie (Howard Keel) who loves a French Canadian (Ann Blyth) who loves a fugitive trapper (Fernando Lamas).  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Ann Blyth  •  Howard Keel  •  Fernando Lamas  •  Bert Lahr

Latin Lovers (1953) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jun 1993

An heiress searches for true love while vacationing in Brazil.  (more)

GENRES: Romance
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Lana Turner  •  Ricardo Montalbán  •  John Lund  •  Louis Calhern

Million Dollar Mermaid (1952) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: Jul 1992

Biopic of Australian swimming champ and entertainer Annette Kellerman. After overcoming polio, Kellerman achieves fame and creates a scandal when her one-piece bathing suit is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Esther Williams  •  Victor Mature  •  Walter Pidgeon  •  David Brian