Search results for "Rod Taylor"

36 Hours (1964) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Jun 2007

Germans kidnap an American major and try to convince him that World War II is over, so that they can get details about the Allied invasion of Europe out of him.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Seaton
CAST:  James Garner  •  Eva Marie Saint  •  Rod Taylor  •  Werner Peters

A Gathering of Eagles (1963) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Nov 1998

Rock Hudson plays an Air Force Colonel who has just been re-assigned as a cold war B-52 commander who must shape up his men to pass a grueling inspection that the previous ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Delbert Mann
CAST:  Rock Hudson  •  Rod Taylor  •  Mary Peach  •  Barry Sullivan

Inglourious Basterds (2009) RT 89% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Dec 2009

In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a group of Jewish-American soldiers known as "The Basterds" are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Quentin Tarantino
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Christoph Waltz  •  Mélanie Laurent  •  Diane Kruger

The Warlord: Battle for the Galaxy (1998)

The time is the 21st century, after the fall of the Galactic Republic. Technology is at a standstill, families have been dismantled, and those who have survived the ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
CAST:  John Corbett  •  Carolyn McCormick  •  John Pyper-Ferguson  •  J. Madison Wright

Welcome to Woop Woop (1998) RT 28% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Feb 1999

A con artist escapes a deal gone wrong in New York and winds up in the Aussie outback in a strange town whose inhabitants are an oddball collection of misfits.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy • Music
DIRECTION:  Stephan Elliott
CAST:  Johnathon Schaech  •  Rod Taylor  •  Susie Porter  •  Richard Moir

Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (1981)

Biography of the former first lady, focusing on her years as a photojournalist and leading up to her marriage to John F. Kennedy and their moving into the White House.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steve Gethers
CAST:  Jaclyn Smith  •  James Franciscus  •  Rod Taylor

Cry of the Innocent (1980) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Sep 1989

A Green Beret-veteran businessman investigates the plane crash in Ireland that killed his family.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael O'Herlihy
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Joanna Pettet  •  Nigel Davenport  •  Walter Gotell

The Picture Show Man (1977) RT Audience 50%

A man, his son and a piano player travel around Australia showing the first silent movies  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Power
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  John Meillon  •  John Ewart  •  Judy Morris

The Train Robbers (1973) RT 20% / Audience 57%

DVD release: May 2005

A gunhand named Lane is hired by a widow, Mrs. Lowe, to find gold stolen by her husband so that she may return it and start fresh.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Burt Kennedy
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Ben Johnson  •  Bobby Vinton  •  Jerry Gatlin

Darker than Amber (1970) RT Audience 50%

Rod Taylor plays John D. MacDonald's famous Florida PI Travis McGee. Professional beach bum and 'knight errant' Travis McGee goes up against psychotic body-builder Terry ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Robert Clouse
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Theodore Bikel  •  Suzy Kendall  •  Ahna Capri

Zabriskie Point (1970) RT 67% / Audience 76%

DVD release: May 2009

An epic portrait of late Sixties America, as seen through the portrayal of two of its children: anthropology student Daria (who's helping a property developer build a village ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michelangelo Antonioni
CAST:  Mark Frechette  •  Daria Halprin  •  Paul Fix  •  G. D. Spradlin

Nobody Runs Forever (1968)

Rod Taylor plays a policeman sent to return a sensitive case; An Australian citizen, currently acting as high commissioner for peace talks who is wanted for an old charge -- ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ralph Thomas
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Lilli Palmer  •  Camilla Sparv

Dark of the Sun (1968)

A band of mercenaries led by Captain Curry travel through the Congo across deadly terrain, battling rival armies, to rescue $25 million in uncut diamonds.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Jack Cardiff
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Yvette Mimieux  •  Peter Carsten  •  Jim Brown

Chuka (1967) RT Audience 20%

DVD release: Sep 2005

A group under siege at an Army fort grapple with painful memories.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Ernest Borgnine  •  John Mills  •  Luciana Paluzzi

Hotel (1967) RT Audience 36%

This is the story of the clock-like movements of a giant, big city New Orleans hotel. The ambitious yet loyal manager, wrestles with the round-the-clock drama of its guests. A ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Quine
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Karl Malden  •  Kevin McCarthy  •  Catherine Spaak

The Glass Bottom Boat (1966) RT 50% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Bruce (Rod Taylor), the owner of a aerospace company, is infatuated with Jennifer (Doris Day) and hires her to be his biographer so that he can be near her and win her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Tashlin
CAST:  Doris Day  •  Rod Taylor  •  Arthur Godfrey  •  John McGiver

Do Not Disturb (1965) RT Audience 42%

DVD release: Feb 2007

"Doris Day continues her reign as America's sweetheart" (Motion Picture Herald) in this "bright, colorful comedy of marital misunderstanding" (The Film Daily). Co-starring Rod ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ralph Levy
CAST:  Doris Day  •  Rod Taylor  •  Hermione Baddeley  •  Sergio Fantoni

The Liquidator (1965) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Sep 2012

Spy spoof about Boysie Oakes, a British secret agent who specialises in Liquidating. In actual fact he contracts out the work and pretends it is was himself. This leads to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jack Cardiff
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Trevor Howard  •  Jill St. John  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White

Young Cassidy (1965) RT Audience 50%

Dublin playwright Sean O'Casey (Rod Taylor) loves a librarian (Maggie Smith), sleeps with a chorus girl (Julie Christie) and meets Yeats.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Ford  •  Jack Cardiff
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Julie Christie  •  Maggie Smith  •  Michael Redgrave

Sunday in New York (1963) RT 100% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Mar 2011

Eileen is 22 and is smarting from her breakup with Russ. She comes to New York to visit her brother, Adam, who is an airline pilot. Eileen confides to her brother that she ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Tewksbury
CAST:  Jane Fonda  •  Rod Taylor  •  Cliff Robertson  •  Robert Culp