Search results for "Richard Basehart"


Marilyn: The Untold Story (1980)

The story of how Norma Jean, once an orphan in Hollywood California, becomes Marilyn Monroe, the movie star and celebrity.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • History
DIRECTION:  Jack Arnold  •  John Flynn  •  Lawrence Schiller
CAST:  Catherine Hicks  •  Richard Basehart  •  Frank Converse  •  John Ireland

Being There (1979) RT 96% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Apr 2001

A simple-minded gardener named Chance has spent all his life in the Washington D.C. house of an old man. When the man dies, Chance is put out on the street with no knowledge ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Hal Ashby
CAST:  Peter Sellers  •  Shirley MacLaine  •  Melvyn Douglas  •  Jack Warden

The Rebels (1979) RT Audience 80%

Philip Kent (Andrew Stevens) takes part in the American Revolution and the newly formed congress.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Russ Mayberry
CAST:  Andrew Stevens  •  Don Johnson  •  Doug McClure  •  Jim Backus

The Island of Dr. Moreau (1977) RT 50% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Aug 2001

A ship-wrecked man floats ashore on an island in the Pacific Ocean. The island is inhabited by a scientist, Dr. Moreau, who in an experiment has turned beasts into human beings.  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Don Taylor
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Michael York  •  Nigel Davenport  •  Barbara Carrera

Flood! (1976) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Apr 2010

Two helicopter pilots rush aid to a small town devastated by a flood following the collapse of an aging dam.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Earl Bellamy
CAST:  Robert Culp  •  Martin Milner  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Richard Basehart

21 Hours at Munich (1976)

A dramatization of the incident in 1972 when Arab terrorists broke into the Olympic compound in Munich and murdered 11 Israeli athletes.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  William A. Graham
CAST:  William Holden  •  Shirley Knight  •  Franco Nero  •  Anthony Quayle

Judgment: The Court Martial of Lt. William Calley (1975)

This docudrama follows the court-martial of the title character, the man held responsible for the My Lai massacre during the Vietnam War.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kramer  •  Lee Bernhardi
CAST:  Richard Basehart  •  Harrison Ford  •  Linda Haynes  •  Bo Hopkins

Escape of the Birdmen (1971)

During WWII an American soldier sent to Norway to help with the escape of a scientist working on the atomic bomb for the Germans. Before they can escape they are captured and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Philip Leacock
CAST:  Doug McClure  •  Rene Auberjonois  •  Richard Basehart  •  Chuck Connors

City Beneath the Sea (1971) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Oct 2009

A group of 21st-century colonists inhabit an underwater city called Pacifica. Originally intended as a purely scientific installation, the U. S. government wants to stash all ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Irwin Allen
CAST:  Stuart Whitman  •  Robert Wagner  •  Rosemary Forsyth  •  Robert Colbert

The Andersonville Trial (1970)

A dramatization of the 1865 war-crimes trial of Henry Wirz, commandant of the notorious Confederate POW camp at Andersonville, Georgia.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  George C. Scott
CAST:  Cameron Mitchell  •  William Shatner  •  Jack Cassidy  •  Martin Sheen




Sole Survivor (1970) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Apr 2008

This story is loosely based on the discovery of the B-24 "Liberator" bomber the "Lady Be Good" that was found in the Libyan desert after the crew got lost on their 1st bombing ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Paul Stanley
CAST:  William Shatner  •  Vince Edwards  •  Richard Basehart  •  Lou Antonio

Hans Brinker (1969) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Sep 2004

Melodrama on ice  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Robert Scheerer
CAST:  Eleanor Parker  •  Richard Basehart  •  John Gregson  •  Cyril Ritchard

The Satan Bug (1965) RT 60% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Jul 1996

The Satan Bug (1965) is a science fiction film in which a US government germ warfare lab has had an accident. The first theory is that one of the germs has been released and ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Sturges
CAST:  George Maharis  •  Richard Basehart  •  Anne Francis  •  Dana Andrews

Four Days in November (1964) RT Audience 82%

1964 American documentary film about the assassination of John F. Kennedy.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Mel Stuart
CAST:  Richard Basehart  •  John F. Kennedy  •  Jacqueline Kennedy  •  Lyndon Johnson

Kings of the Sun (1963) RT Audience 36%

DVD release: Mar 2008

In order to flee from powerful enemies, young Mayan king Balam leads his people north across the Gulf of Mexico to the coast of what will become the United States. They build ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Western
DIRECTION:  J. Lee Thompson
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  George Chakiris  •  Shirley Anne Field  •  Richard Basehart

Hitler (1962) RT Audience 17%

DVD release: Dec 2012

The private life of Hitler revealed for the first time!  (more)

GENRES: History • War
DIRECTION:  Stuart Heisler
CAST:  Richard Basehart  •  Cordula Trantow  •  Maria Emo  •  Martin Kosleck

Passport to China (1961)

A former World War II pilot (Richard Basehart) in Hong Kong tries to help a Chinese woman locate her son.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Michael Carreras
CAST:  Richard Basehart  •  Lisa Gastoni  •  Athene Seyler  •  Eric Pohlmann

Jons und Erdme (1959)

Adaptation of Hermann Sudermann's novel about the troubled relationship between the strong willed Erdme and her irascible husband Jons in the Lithunian moors.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Victor Vicas
CAST:  Giulietta Masina  •  Carl Raddatz  •  Richard Basehart  •  Karin Baal

The Brothers Karamazov (1958) RT 22% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Dec 2011

Ryevsk, Russia, 1870. Tensions abound in the Karamazov family. Fyodor is a wealthy libertine who holds his purse strings tightly. His four grown sons include Dmitri, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Brooks
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Maria Schell  •  Claire Bloom  •  Lee J. Cobb

Miracles of Thursday (1957)

In the village of Fuentecilla, there is a medicinal spa which was very popular in the past but that now has been forgotten by the public. In order to bring back the tourists, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Luis García Berlanga
CAST:  Richard Basehart  •  José Isbert  •  Paolo Stoppa  •  Juan Calvo