Search results for "Pat O'Brien"

Ragtime (1981) RT 90% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Nov 2004

A young black pianist becomes embroiled in the lives of an upper-class white family set among the racial tensions, infidelity, violence, and other nostalgic events in early ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  James Cagney  •  Brad Dourif  •  Moses Gunn  •  Elizabeth McGovern

Scout's Honor (1980) RT Audience 100%

TV movie directed by Henry Levin.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Henry Levin
CAST:  Gary Coleman  •  Katherine Helmond  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White  •  Pat O'Brien

The End (1978) RT 62% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Feb 2001

Wendell Lawson has only six months to live. Not wanting to endure his last few months of life waiting for the end, he decides to take matters into his own hands and enlists ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Burt Reynolds
CAST:  Burt Reynolds  •  Dom DeLuise  •  Sally Field  •  Strother Martin

Adventures of Nick Carter (1972)

Detective discovers that a colleague's death is tied into the disappearance of a wealthy playboy's wife.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Paul Krasny
CAST:  Robert Conrad  •  Shelley Winters  •  Broderick Crawford  •  Neville Brand

The Over-the-Hill Gang (1969) RT Audience 26%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Classic comedic western, Captain Oren Hayes of the Texas Rangers takes a break to visit his daughter in a neighboring town. When he arrives he find's his daughter Hannah's ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • TV movie • Western
DIRECTION:  Jean Yarbrough
CAST:  Walter Brennan  •  Edgar Buchanan  •  Andy Devine  •  Jack Elam

Some Like It Hot (1959) RT 96% / Audience 94%

DVD release: May 2001

Two musicians witness a mob hit and struggle to find a way out of the city before they are found by the gangsters. Their only opportunity is to join an all-girl band as they ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Romance
DIRECTION:  Billy Wilder
CAST:  Marilyn Monroe  •  Tony Curtis  •  Jack Lemmon  •  George Raft

Kill Me Tomorrow (1957)

DVD release: Jul 2000

A reporter (Pat O'Brien) who needs cash for his son's operation is paid by a smuggler (George Coulouris) to take a murder rap.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Terence Fisher
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  Lois Maxwell  •  George Coulouris  •  Wensley Pithey

Jubilee Trail (1954)

A wild-west trader and his New York wife head out for the California by wagon train. The trader is killed enroute, and his wife finds herself with child. She continues on ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Joseph Kane
CAST:  Vera Ralston  •  Joan Leslie  •  Forrest Tucker  •  John Russell

Ring of Fear (1954) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Jun 2006

Mystery writer Mickey Spillane tries to help Clyde Beatty deal with a plot to sabotage his circus.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  James Edward Grant
CAST:  Clyde Beatty  •  Mickey Spillane  •  Pat O'Brien  •  Sean McClory

The People Against O'Hara (1951) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Nov 2011

A defense attorney jeopardizes his career to save his client.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Sturges
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Pat O'Brien  •  Diana Lynn  •  John Hodiak

Criminal Lawyer (1951)

A drunken attorney tries to sober up in order to defend a friend in murder case.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Seymour Friedman
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  Jane Wyatt  •  Carl Benton Reid  •  Mary Castle

Johnny One-Eye (1950) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Johnny One-Eye was adapted from one of Damon Runyon's lesser-known stories. Pat O'Brien and Wayne Morris star as Martin Martin and Dane Cory respectively, former partners in ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Florey
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  Wayne Morris  •  Dolores Moran  •  Gayle Reed

A Dangerous Profession (1949)

A cop-turned-bail bondsman gets involved in a murder investigation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ted Tetzlaff
CAST:  George Raft  •  Ella Raines  •  Pat O'Brien  •  Bill Williams

The Boy with Green Hair (1948) RT 75% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Sep 2005

This parable looks at public reaction when the hair of an American war orphan mysteriously turns green.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Joseph Losey
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  Robert Ryan  •  Barbara Hale  •  Dean Stockwell

Riffraff (1947) RT Audience 20%

A private detective foils the plans of villains attempting to take over Panamanian oilfields when he hides a valuable map in plain sight.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ted Tetzlaff
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  Anne Jeffreys  •  Walter Slezak  •  Percy Kilbride

Crack-Up (1946) RT Audience 40%

Art curator George Steele experiences a train wreck...which never happened. Is he cracking up, or the victim of a plot?  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Irving Reis
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  Claire Trevor  •  Herbert Marshall  •  Ray Collins

Man Alive (1945)

A reportedly dead man (Pat O'Brien) haunts his wife (Ellen Drew) and her boyfriend.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ray Enright
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  Adolphe Menjou  •  Ellen Drew  •  Rudy Vallée

Having Wonderful Crime (1945) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: May 1991

Newlyweds (George Murphy, Carole Landis) drag their lawyer friend (Pat O'Brien) to a mountain resort on a search for a missing magician.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  A. Edward Sutherland
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  George Murphy  •  Carole Landis  •  Lenore Aubert