Search results for "Robert Stack"


1941 (1979) RT 32% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Mar 1999

It's been six days since the attack on Pearl Harbor. Panic grips California, supposedly the next target of the Japanese forces. Everywhere in California, people are suffering ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  Ned Beatty  •  John Belushi  •  Lorraine Gary

Airplane! (1980) RT 97% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Still craving for the love of his life, ex-Air Force pilot Ted Striker follows Elaine onto the flight that she is working on as cabin crew. Elaine doesn't want to be with Ted ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Zucker  •  Jim Abrahams  •  Jerry Zucker
CAST:  Robert Hays  •  Julie Hagerty  •  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar  •  Lloyd Bridges

BASEketball (1998) RT 42% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Dec 1998

Two losers from Milwaukee, Coop & Remer, invent a new game playing basketball, using baseball rules. When the game becomes a huge success, they, along with a billionaire's ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Zucker
CAST:  Trey Parker  •  Matt Stone  •  Dian Bachar  •  Yasmine Bleeth

Beavis and Butt-head Do America (1996) RT 72% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Nov 1999

Mike Judge's slacker duo, Beavis and Butt-Head, wake to discover their TV has been stolen. Their search for a new one takes them on a clueless adventure across America where ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mike Judge
CAST:  Mike Judge  •  Bruce Willis  •  Demi Moore  •  Robert Stack

Bwana Devil (1952) RT Audience 9%

Man eating Lions attack British railroad builders in the movie that put 3D into the mainstream.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Arch Oboler
CAST:  Robert Stack  •  Barbara Britton  •  Nigel Bruce  •  Ramsay Hill

Caddyshack II (1988) RT 4% / Audience 17%

DVD release: May 1999

When a crass new-money tycoon's membership application is turned down at a snooty country club, he retaliates by buying the club and turning it into a tacky amusement park.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Allan Arkush
CAST:  Jackie Mason  •  Robert Stack  •  Dyan Cannon  •  Chevy Chase

House of Bamboo (1955) RT 87% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jun 2005

Eddie Kenner (Robert Stack) is given a special assignment by the Army to get the inside story on Sandy Dawson (Robert Ryan), a former GI who has formed a gang of fellow ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Robert Ryan  •  Robert Stack  •  Shirley Yamaguchi  •  Cameron Mitchell

Joe Versus the Volcano (1990) RT 59% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Apr 2002

Hypochondriac Joe Banks finds out he has six months to live, quits his dead end job, musters the courage to ask his female co-worker out on a date, and is then hired to jump ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Patrick Shanley
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Meg Ryan  •  Lloyd Bridges  •  Dan Hedaya

Mumford (1999) RT 56% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Apr 2001

In the small town of Mumford, a psychologist of the same name moves in and quickly becomes very popular, despite a questionable past.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lawrence Kasdan
CAST:  Loren Dean  •  Hope Davis  •  Jason Lee  •  Alfre Woodard

The High and the Mighty (1954) RT 25% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Aug 2005

Dan Roman is a veteran pilot haunted by a tragic past. Now relegated to second-in-command cockpit assignments he finds himself on a routine Honolulu-to-San Francisco flight - ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  William A. Wellman
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Claire Trevor  •  Laraine Day  •  Robert Stack




The Last Voyage (1960) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Oct 2006

The S. S. Claridon is scheduled for her five last voyages after thirty-eight years of service. After an explosion in the boiler room, Captain Robert Adams is reluctant to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Andrew L. Stone
CAST:  Robert Stack  •  Dorothy Malone  •  George Sanders  •  Edmond O'Brien

The Mortal Storm (1940) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jul 1994

The Roth family leads a quiet life in a small village in the German Alps during the early 1930s. When the Nazis come to power, the family is divided and Martin Brietner, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Margaret Sullavan  •  James Stewart  •  Robert Young  •  Frank Morgan

The Transformers: The Movie (1986)

The Autobots must stop a colossal planet-consuming robot who goes after the Autobot Matrix of Leadership. At the same time, they must defend themselves against an all-out ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation
DIRECTION:  Nelson Shin
CAST:  Norman Alden  •  Jack Angel  •  Michael Bell  •  Gregg Berger

To Be or Not to Be (1942) RT 98% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Mar 2005

During the Nazi occupation of Poland, an acting troupe becomes embroiled in a Polish soldier's efforts to track down a German spy.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • War
DIRECTION:  Ernst Lubitsch
CAST:  Carole Lombard  •  Jack Benny  •  Robert Stack  •  Felix Bressart

Uncommon Valor (1983) RT 56% / Audience 62%

DVD release: May 2001

A group of Vietnam War veterans re-unite to rescue one of their own left behind and taken prisoner by the Vietnamese...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Ted Kotcheff
CAST:  Gene Hackman  •  Fred Ward  •  Robert Stack  •  Patrick Swayze

Written on the Wind (1956) RT 81% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Mitch Wayne is a geologist working for the Hadleys, an oil-rich Texas family. While the patriarch, Jared, works hard to establish the family business, his irresponsible son, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Douglas Sirk
CAST:  Rock Hudson  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Robert Stack  •  Dorothy Malone

Dangerous Curves (1989)

DVD release: Mar 2000

Two college student decide to go spend some quality time at a beauty pageant with the help of their Porsche.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Lewis
CAST:  Tate Donovan  •  Grant Heslov  •  Robert Klein  •  Robert Stack

Murder on Flight 502 (1975) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Mar 2005

On a flight to London, a note is found stating that there will be murders taking place on the airliner before it lands.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George McCowan
CAST:  Ralph Bellamy  •  Polly Bergen  •  Theodore Bikel  •  Sonny Bono

The Caretakers (1963) RT Audience 17%

DVD release: May 1996

This movie chronicles the trials of the mentally ill and their care-givers in an over-crowded ward of a hospital.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Hall Bartlett
CAST:  Robert Stack  •  Polly Bergen  •  Joan Crawford  •  Janis Paige

Badlands of Dakota (1941) RT Audience 50%

Up-and-coming Universal leading man Robert Stack made his western-movie debut in Badlands of Dakota. Set in the Dakotas during the days of the Great Gold Boom, the story finds ...  (more)

GENRES: Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Robert Stack  •  Ann Rutherford  •  Richard Dix  •  Frances Farmer