Search results for "Ron Howard"


The Wild Country (1970) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Oct 1988

Uprooted from their comfortable home in Pennsylvania, James and Kate Tanner, along with their sons, Virgil and Andy, journey to the wild country of 1890s Wyoming to become ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Western
DIRECTION:  Robert Totten
CAST:  Steve Forrest  •  Vera Miles  •  Ron Howard

Village of the Giants (1965) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Jun 2001

"Genius" accidentally invents "goo" which causes living things to rapidly grow to an enormous size. Seeing an opportunity to get rich, some delinquent teenagers steal the ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Bert I. Gordon
CAST:  Tommy Kirk  •  Ron Howard  •  Beau Bridges  •  Johnny Crawford

The Music Man (1962) RT 94% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Feb 1999

A con man comes to an Iowa town with a scam using a boy's marching band program, but things don't go according to plan.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Morton DaCosta
CAST:  Robert Preston  •  Shirley Jones  •  Buddy Hackett  •  Ron Howard

Five Minutes to Live (1961)

A gang of bank robbers terrorize a small town by knocking on doors and then killing whoever answers.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Bill Karn
CAST:  Johnny Cash  •  Ron Howard  •  Donald Woods  •  Cay Forrester

The Journey (1959) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: May 2015

A Communist officer falls hard for a married woman trying to escape from Hungary.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anatole Litvak
CAST:  Deborah Kerr  •  Yul Brynner  •  Jason Robards  •  Robert Morley

Don't Say No Until I Finish Talking: The Story of Richard D. Zanuck (2013)

A look at the life and work of legendary film producer Richard D. Zanuck.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Laurent Bouzereau
CAST:  Steven Spielberg  •  Lawrence Gordon  •  Richard D. Zanuck  •  Clint Eastwood

The Migrants (1974) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Sep 1994

A look at the lives of migratory farm workers, focusing on one family.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Tom Gries
CAST:  Cloris Leachman  •  Ron Howard  •  Sissy Spacek  •  Cindy Williams

Happy Mother's Day, Love George (1973)

An adopted teen who runs away to what he believes to be his birth town and mother, in the hopes of putting together the missing pieces of his sense of identity. He arrives ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Darren McGavin
CAST:  Patricia Neal  •  Cloris Leachman  •  Bobby Darin  •  Tessa Dahl

Fire on the Mountain (1981) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Apr 2003

Fire on the Mountain is a 1981 made-for-television movie adaptation of the Edward Abbey novel, Fire on the Mountain, directed by Donald Wrye and starring Buddy Ebsen as John ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Donald Wrye
CAST:  Buddy Ebsen  •  Ron Howard  •  Julie Carmen  •  Rossie Harris

Bitter Harvest (1981) RT Audience 83%

A farmer's herd sickens and dies, then his family and neighbors fall ill, so he bucks the state agricultural establishment as he pursues the politically-explosive ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Ron Howard




Osmosis Jones (2001) RT 55% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Nov 2001

A policeman white blood cell, with the help of a cold pill, must stop a deadly virus from destroying the human they live in, Frank.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Bobby Farrelly  •  Peter Farrelly
CAST:  Chris Rock  •  Laurence Fishburne  •  David Hyde Pierce  •  Brandy Norwood

The Independent (2000) RT 60% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Sep 2003

The Independent is a mockumentary comedy film made in 2000, directed by Stephen Kessler, starring Jerry Stiller as an independent film maker, who makes little-known B movies ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Stephen Kessler
CAST:  Jerry Stiller  •  Paul Logan  •  Roger Corman  •  Janeane Garofalo