Search results for "Ray Bolger"


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

Babes in Toyland (1961) RT 36% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Sep 2002

All roads lead to magical, merry Toyland as Mary Contrary and Tom Piper prepare for their wedding! But villainous Barnaby wants Mary for himself, so he kidnaps Tom, setting ...  (more)

GENRES: Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jack Donohue  •  Austen Jewell
CAST:  Annette Funicello  •  Ray Bolger  •  Tommy Sands  •  Ed Wynn

That's Entertainment! (1974)

Various MGM stars from yesterday present their favorite musical moments from the studio's 50 year history.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Jack Haley Jr.
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  Bing Crosby  •  Gene Kelly  •  Peter Lawford

The Great Ziegfeld (1936) RT 65% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Feb 2004

Lavish biography of Flo Ziegfeld, the producer who became Broadway's biggest starmaker.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Z. Leonard
CAST:  William Powell  •  Myrna Loy  •  Luise Rainer  •  Frank Morgan

That's Entertainment! III (1994) RT 100% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Some of MGM'S musical stars review the studios history of musicals. From The Hollywood Revue of 1929 to Brigadoon, from the first musical talkies to Gene Kelly in Singin' in ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Michael J. Sheridan  •  Bud Friedgen
CAST:  June Allyson  •  Cyd Charisse  •  Lena Horne  •  Howard Keel

That's Dancing! (1985) RT Audience 72%

DVD release: Jul 2007

A documentary film about dancing on the screen, from it's orgins after the invention of the movie camera, over the movie musical from the late 20s, 30s, 40s 50s and 60s up to ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Jack Haley Jr.
CAST:  Mikhail Baryshnikov  •  Ray Bolger  •  Sammy Davis, Jr.  •  Gene Kelly

Four Jacks and a Jill (1942)

Karanina "Nina" Novak, is befriended by Nifty, the leader of a four-piece orchestra, and in return, secures an engagement for them at the Little Aregal Cafe, with herself as ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jack Hively
CAST:  Ray Bolger  •  Anne Shirley  •  June Havoc  •  Desi Arnaz

Where's Charley? (1952)

Where's Charley? is a 1952 British musical comedy film directed by David Butler and starring Ray Bolger, Allyn Ann McLerie and Robert Shackleton. It was an adaptation of the ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  David Butler
CAST:  Ray Bolger  •  Allyn Ann McLerie

Rosalie (1937) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Oct 2009

West Point cadet Dick Thorpe falls in love with a girl, who turns out to be a princess from an European kingdom.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  W.S. Van Dyke
CAST:  Nelson Eddy  •  Eleanor Powell  •  Frank Morgan  •  Edna May Oliver

Look for the Silver Lining (1949) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Nov 1993

Musical biography of Marilyn Miller, who overcame heartache to become a Broadway star  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Butler
CAST:  June Haver  •  Ray Bolger  •  Charles Ruggles  •  Rosemary DeCamp




Make Mine Laughs (1949)

A kind of filmed vaudeville show, using old material from RKO films and some new.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Richard Fleischer
CAST:  Gil Lamb  •  Joan Davis  •  Dennis Day  •  Ray Bolger

The Runner Stumbles (1979) RT 44% / Audience 100%

DVD release: Dec 1990

Dick Van Dyke stars as a priest accused of murdering a nun. Directed by Stanley Kramer, this 1979 drama also features Kathleen Quinlan, Maureen Stapleton, Ray Bolger, Beau ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kramer
CAST:  Dick Van Dyke  •  Kathleen Quinlan  •  Maureen Stapleton  •  Ray Bolger

April in Paris (1952) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Apr 2009

In search of an emissary to represent the American theater at an arts expo in Paris, a State Department bureaucrat (Ray Bolger) invites Ethel Barrymore to appear -- too bad ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Butler
CAST:  Doris Day  •  Ray Bolger  •  Claude Dauphin  •  Eve Miller

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