Search results for "Robert Stevenson"


Mary Poppins (1964) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Mar 1998

A magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  Dick Van Dyke  •  David Tomlinson  •  Glynis Johns

Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971) RT 63% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Three children evacuated from London during World War II are forced to stay with an eccentric spinster (Eglantine Price). The children's initial fears disappear when they find ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Music
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Angela Lansbury  •  David Tomlinson  •  Roddy McDowall  •  Sam Jaffe

Darby O'Gill and the Little People (1959) RT 100% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Aug 2004

Take a wee bit of ancient folklore, mix in some spectacular special effects and a magical cast (including Sean Connery) -- and you've got one of the most enchanting fantasies ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Albert Sharpe  •  Janet Munro  •  Jimmy O'Dea

Herbie Rides Again (1974) RT 80% / Audience 53%

DVD release: May 2004

The living Volkswagen Beetle helps a old lady protect her home from a corrupt developer.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Helen Hayes  •  Ken Berry  •  Stefanie Powers  •  John McIntire

I Married a Communist (1949)

Communists blackmail a shipping executive into spying for them.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Laraine Day  •  Robert Ryan  •  John Agar  •  Thomas Gomez

One of Our Dinosaurs Is Missing (1975) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: Nov 1988

Escaping from China with a microfilm of the formula for the mysterious "Lotus X", Lord Southmere, a Queen's Messenger, is chased by a group of Chinese spies.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Family • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Derek Nimmo  •  Hugh Burden  •  Bernard Bresslaw  •  Helen Hayes

That Darn Cat! (1965) RT 93% / Audience 71%

DVD release: May 2005

A young woman suspects foul play when her cat comes home wearing a wrist watch. Convincing the FBI, though, and catching the bad guys is tougher than she imagined.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Hayley Mills  •  Dean Jones  •  Dorothy Provine  •  Roddy McDowall

The Love Bug (1968) RT 75% / Audience 66%

DVD release: May 2003

Herbie is a car - but no ordinary car. The story follows the Volkswagen Beetle with a mind of its own from the showroom to the race track, with various close escapes in ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Dean Jones  •  Michele Lee  •  Buddy Hackett  •  Joe Flynn

The Gnome-Mobile (1967) RT Audience 61%

DVD release: Mar 2004

An eccentric millionaire and his grandchildren are embroiled in the plights of some forest gnomes who are searching for the rest of their tribe. While helping them, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Walter Brennan  •  Matthew Garber  •  Karen Dotrice  •  Richard Deacon

The Absent-Minded Professor (1961) RT 81% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Hailed as one of Walt Disney's most hilarious comedies, The Absent-Minded Professor contains two essential elements for laughter - Fred MacMurray and Flubber, his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Fred MacMurray  •  Nancy Olson  •  Keenan Wynn  •  Tommy Kirk




The Monkey's Uncle (1965) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 1997

College whiz-kid Merlin Jones concocts a method for teaching advanced information to a chimpanzee, then creates a flying machine of his own design, ultimately raising havoc on ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Tommy Kirk  •  Annette Funicello  •  Leon Ames  •  Arthur O'Connell

The Misadventures of Merlin Jones (1964) RT Audience 66%

DVD release: Feb 2004

Merlin Jones, a precocious and intelligent high-school boy, experiments with hypnosis and creates a mind-reading machine. However, his experiments land him in deep trouble ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Tommy Kirk  •  Annette Funicello  •  Leon Ames  •  Stuart Erwin

Old Yeller (1957) RT 100% / Audience 79%

DVD release: May 2002

Young Travis Coates is left to take care of the family ranch with his mother and younger brother while his father goes off on a cattle drive in the 1860s. When a yellow ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Dorothy McGuire  •  Fess Parker  •  Tommy Kirk  •  Kevin Corcoran

Jane Eyre (1943) RT 100% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Apr 2007

After a harsh childhood, orphan Jane Eyre is hired by Edward Rochester, the brooding lord of a mysterious manor house to care for his young daughter.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Orson Welles  •  Joan Fontaine  •  Margaret O'Brien  •  Peggy Ann Garner

The Shaggy D.A. (1976) RT 50% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Mar 2006

Wilby Daniels, a successful lawyer running for District Attorney, suddenly finds himself being transformed into an English sheepdog. Somehow he has to keep his change a secret ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Dean Jones  •  Suzanne Pleshette  •  Tim Conway  •  Keenan Wynn

Tudor Rose (1936)

The tragic story of Lady Jane Grey, the young queen who reigned in England for nine days before she was executed.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Cedric Hardwicke  •  John Mills  •  Felix Aylmer  •  Leslie Perrins

The Island at the Top of the World (1974) RT 43% / Audience 46%

DVD release: May 1999

A Victorian gentleman hopes to find his long-lost son, who vanished whilst searching for a mysterious Viking community in a volcanic valley somewhere in uncharted Arctic ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Donald Sinden  •  David Hartman  •  Jacques Marin  •  Mako Iwamatsu

The Camels are Coming (1934)

A British officer in the Camel Corps in Egypt goes undercover to investigate a gang of drug smugglers. He enlists the aid of a female pilot to help break up the gang.  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson  •  Tim Whelan
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Anna Lee  •  Hartley Power  •  Harold Huth