Search results for "Richard Widmark"


Against All Odds (1984) RT 67% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Dec 1999

She was a beautiful fugitive. Fleeing from corruption. From power. He was a professional athlete past his prime. Hired to find her, he grew to love her. Love turned to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Taylor Hackford
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Rachel Ward  •  James Woods  •  Alex Karras

Once Upon a Texas Train (1988) RT Audience 46%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Captain Hayes of the mighty law enforcement squad named the Texas Rangers reached the pinnacle of his career when he captured the notorious John Henry, an outlaw cowboy, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Willie Nelson  •  Angie Dickinson  •  Richard Widmark  •  Shaun Cassidy

A Gathering of Old Men (1987)

A regular day in a Louisiana sugarcane plantation changes course when a local white farmer is shot in self defense. A group of old, black men takes a courageous step by coming ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Volker Schlöndorff
CAST:  Holly Hunter  •  Louis Gossett, Jr.  •  Richard Widmark  •  Will Patton

Blackout (1985) RT Audience 38%

A police officer suspects that a local husband and father who has recently undergone facial surgery because of injuries received in a car accident is in reality the same man ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Douglas Hickox
CAST:  Keith Carradine  •  Kathleen Quinlan  •  Richard Widmark  •  Michael Beck

Hanky Panky (1982) RT 38% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Sep 2002

The complete innocent, Michael Jordon, is drawn into a web of secrecy and government secrets when a girl carrying a mysterious package gets into a taxi with him. When she is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Sidney Poitier
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Gilda Radner  •  Kathleen Quinlan  •  Richard Widmark

Who Dares Wins (1982)

When SAS Captain Peter Skellen is thrown out of the service for gross misconduct due to unnecessary violence and bullying, he is soon recruited by The People's Lobby, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ian Sharp
CAST:  Lewis Collins  •  Judy Davis  •  Richard Widmark  •  Edward Woodward

Bear Island (1979) RT Audience 27%

A group of people converge on a barren Arctic island. They have their reasons for being there but when a series of mysterious accidents and murders take place, a whole lot of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Don Sharp
CAST:  Donald Sutherland  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Richard Widmark  •  Christopher Lee

The Swarm (1978) RT 13% / Audience 18%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Scientist Dr. Bradford Crane and army general Thalius Slater join forces to fight an almost invisible enemy threatening America; killer bees that have deadly venom and attack ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Irwin Allen
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Katharine Ross  •  Richard Widmark  •  Richard Chamberlain

Coma (1978)

A young woman doctor discovers something sinister going on in her hospital. Relatively healthy patients are having 'complications' during simple operations and ending up in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Crichton
CAST:  Geneviève Bujold  •  Michael Douglas  •  Elizabeth Ashley  •  Richard Widmark

Rollercoaster (1977) RT 57% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Oct 1998

The plot is about a guile young terrorist who is able to blackmail a series of companies by placing home-made radio controlled bombs within the central attraction of amusement ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Goldstone
CAST:  George Segal  •  Richard Widmark  •  Timothy Bottoms  •  Henry Fonda




Twilight's Last Gleaming (1977) RT 88% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Sep 2011

A renegade USAF general, Lawrence Dell, escapes from a military prison and takes over an ICBM silo near Montana and threatens to provoke World War 3 unless the President ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Roscoe Lee Browne  •  Charles Durning  •  Joseph Cotten

The Sell-Out (1976)

This action drama centers on a former CIA operative who grudgingly rejoins the spy game due to the machinations of his one-time student - a screw up who goes to work for the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action
DIRECTION:  Peter Collinson
CAST:  Oliver Reed  •  Richard Widmark

To the Devil a Daughter (1976) RT 38% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Oct 2002

An American occult novelist battles to save the soul of a young girl from a group of Satanists, led by an excommunicated priest, who plan on using her as the representative of ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Peter Sykes
CAST:  Richard Widmark  •  Christopher Lee  •  Honor Blackman  •  Denholm Elliott

Murder on the Orient Express (1974) RT 95% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Sep 2004

In 1935, when his train is stopped by deep snow, detective Hercule Poirot is called on to solve a murder that occurred in his car the night before.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet
CAST:  Albert Finney  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Martin Balsam  •  Ingrid Bergman

When the Legends Die (1972) RT Audience 89%

DVD release: Jul 1988

An elderly rodeo rider becomes mentor to a young man attempting to make his own name in the business.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Stuart Miller
CAST:  Richard Widmark  •  Frederic Forrest  •  Luana Anders  •  Vito Scotti

The Moonshine War (1970) RT Audience 57%

The Moonshine War is a 1970 film directed by Richard Quine, based on the novel of the same name by Elmore Leonard.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Richard Quine
CAST:  Patrick McGoohan  •  Richard Widmark  •  Teri Garr

Death of a Gunfighter (1969) RT Audience 40%

In the turn-of-the century Texas town of Cottownwood Springs, marshal Frank Patch is an old-style lawman in a town determined to become modern. When he kills drunken Luke ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Don Siegel  •  Alan Smithee  •  Robert Totten
CAST:  Richard Widmark  •  Lena Horne  •  Carroll O'Connor  •  Kent Smith

Madigan (1968) RT 100% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Mar 1999

Policemen Bonaro and Madigan lose their guns to fugitive Barney Benesch. As compensation, the two NYC detectives are given a weekend to bring Benesch to justice. While Bonaro ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Don Siegel
CAST:  Richard Widmark  •  Inger Stevens  •  Henry Fonda  •  Harry Guardino

The Way West (1967) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: May 2008

In the mid-19th century, Senator William J. Tadlock leads a group of settlers overland in a quest to start a new settlement in the Western US. Tadlock is a highly principled ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Andrew McLaglen
CAST:  Kirk Douglas  •  Robert Mitchum  •  Richard Widmark  •  Lola Albright

Alvarez Kelly (1966) RT Audience 51%

DVD release: May 2001

A suave Mexican cattleman inadvertently gets involved in the Civil War.  (more)

GENRES: Action • War • Western
DIRECTION:  Edward Dmytryk
CAST:  William Holden  •  Richard Widmark  •  Janice Rule  •  Patrick O'Neal