Search results for "Rory Calhoun"


How to Marry a Millionaire (1953) RT 83% / Audience 78%

DVD release: May 2001

Three women set out to find eligible millionaires to marry, but find true love in the process.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jean Negulesco
CAST:  Betty Grable  •  Marilyn Monroe  •  Lauren Bacall  •  David Wayne

Motel Hell (1980) RT 68% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Farmer Vincent kidnaps unsuspecting travellers and is burying them in his garden. Unfortunately for his victims, they are not dead. He feeds his victims to prepare them for ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Kevin Connor
CAST:  Rory Calhoun  •  Paul Linke  •  Nancy Parsons  •  Nina Axelrod

Pure Country (1992) RT 38% / Audience 91%

DVD release: May 1998

Dusty Chandler (Strait) is a super star in the country music world, but his shows have the style of a '70s rock concert. One day he takes a walk - out of his overdone concerts ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Christopher Cain
CAST:  George Strait  •  Lesley Ann Warren  •  Isabel Glasser  •  Rory Calhoun

River of No Return (1954) RT 64% / Audience 54%

DVD release: May 2002

The itinerant farmer and his young son help a heart-of-gold saloon singer search for her estranged husband  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Western
DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  Robert Mitchum  •  Marilyn Monroe  •  Rory Calhoun  •  Tommy Rettig

The Bullfighters (1945) RT Audience 42%

Bumbling detective Stan Laurel disguises himself as a famous matador in order to hide from the vengeful Richard K. Muldoon, who spent time in prison on Stan's bogus testimony.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Malcolm St. Clair
CAST:  Stan Laurel  •  Oliver Hardy  •  Margo Woode  •  Richard Lane

The Red House (1947) RT 80% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Dec 1998

Pete and Ellen have reared Meg as their own, ever since she was a baby and her parents took off. Now a teen, Meg convinces her friend Nath to come help with chores on the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Edward G. Robinson  •  Lon McCallister  •  Judith Anderson  •  Rory Calhoun

With a Song in My Heart (1952) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: Nov 2007

Jane Froman (Susan Hayward), an aspiring songstress, lands a job in radio with help from pianist Don Ross (David Wayne), whom she later marries. Jane's popularity soars, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Walter Lang
CAST:  Susan Hayward  •  Rory Calhoun  •  David Wayne  •  Thelma Ritter

Requiem for a Heavyweight (1962) RT 90% / Audience 89%

DVD release: May 2002

Mountain Rivera is at the end of his boxing career after a knockout by Cassius Clay in the seventh round. His left eye is one punch from permanent trauma, his ears turned to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ralph Nelson
CAST:  Anthony Quinn  •  Jackie Gleason  •  Mickey Rooney  •  Julie Harris

A Ticket to Tomahawk (1950) RT Audience 50%

Comedy western about a cowboy who is hired by a stagecoach boss to stop the railroad reaching his territory and putting him out of business. He uses everything from Indians to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Western
DIRECTION:  Richard Sale
CAST:  Dan Dailey  •  Anne Baxter  •  Rory Calhoun  •  Walter Brennan

Night of the Lepus (1972) RT 10% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Oct 2005

Giant mutant rabbits terrorize the southwest!!  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  William F. Claxton
CAST:  Stuart Whitman  •  Janet Leigh  •  Rory Calhoun  •  DeForest Kelley




Hell Comes to Frogtown (1988) RT 40% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Nov 2001

'Hell' is the name of the hero of the story. He's a prisoner of the women who now run the USA after a nuclear/biological war. Results of the war are that mutants have evolved, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Donald G. Jackson  •  R.J. Kizer
CAST:  Roddy Piper  •  Sandahl Bergman  •  William Smith  •  Rory Calhoun

The Colossus of Rhodes (1961) RT 57% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Jun 2007

While on holiday in Rhodes, Athenian war hero Darios becomes involved in two different plots to overthrow the tyrannical king, one from Rhodian patriots and the other from ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Sergio Leone
CAST:  Rory Calhoun  •  Lea Massari  •  Georges Marchal  •  Conrado San Martín

Sand (1949) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Novelist Will James, a specialist in horse stories, wrote the yarn upon which 20th Century-Fox's Sand was based. Mark Stevens plays horse breeder Jeff Keane, who loses his ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Louis King
CAST:  Mark Stevens  •  Coleen Gray  •  Rory Calhoun  •  Charley Grapewin

The Silver Whip (1953)

Frustrated with the lack of opportunities in his hometown, young Jess Harker plans to leave, but sympathetic stagecoach armed guard Race Crim persuades his boss to give Jess ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Western
DIRECTION:  Harmon Jones
CAST:  Dale Robertson  •  Rory Calhoun  •  Robert Wagner  •  Kathleen Crowley

The Saga of Hemp Brown (1958)

Ex-army sergeant Jed Givens and his gang rob an army payroll shipment led by Lt. Hemp Brown. Givens kills a civilian woman and all the soldiers, leaving Brown alive to face a ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Richard Carlson
CAST:  Rory Calhoun  •  Beverly Garland  •  John Larch  •  Russell Johnson

Raw Edge (1956)

A Texan arrives in Oregon and seeks justice for his innocently-hanged brother  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  John Sherwood
CAST:  Rory Calhoun  •  Yvonne De Carlo  •  Mara Corday  •  Rex Reason

The Looters (1955)

A rescue team is dispatched to look for the survivors of a plane crash in the Colorado Rockies. They find the survivors--and also find $250,000 in cash among the debris.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Abner Biberman
CAST:  Rory Calhoun  •  Julie Adams  •  Ray Danton  •  Thomas Gomez

Four Guns to the Border (1954)

Outlaws on the lam battle attacking Apaches.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Richard Carlson
CAST:  Rory Calhoun  •  Colleen Miller  •  George Nader  •  Walter Brennan

Dawn at Socorro (1954) RT Audience 50%

Brett Wade, gambler, gunslinger, and classical pianist, is wounded in a gunfight with the Ferris clan; the doctor finds signs of tuberculosis. En route to Colorado for his ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  George Sherman
CAST:  Rory Calhoun  •  Piper Laurie  •  David Brian  •  Kathleen Hughes