Search results for "Ruth Hussey"

The Resurrection of Broncho Billy (1970)

The story of a young man (Johnny Crawford) who dreams of being a cowboy in the old west, but lives in a big city in present time.  (more)

DIRECTION:  James R. Rokos
CAST:  Johnny Crawford  •  Kristin Harmon  •  Ruth Hussey  •  Ricky Nelson

The Facts of Life (1960) RT Audience 63%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Two romantic couples are each married to different people! They really DO love each other. At the beginning Kitty thinks Larry is un-funny...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
CAST:  Bob Hope  •  Lucille Ball  •  Ruth Hussey  •  Don DeFore

The Lady Wants Mink (1953)

A woman raises mink to get the coat she's always wanted.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  William A. Seiter
CAST:  Dennis O'Keefe  •  Ruth Hussey  •  Eve Arden  •  William Demarest

That's My Boy (1951) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Oct 2005

Jarring Jack Jackson, the greatest football player in Ridgefield College history, is disappointed that his only son Junior is an uncoordinated, allergy-ridden bookworm. He ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Hal Walker
CAST:  Dean Martin  •  Jerry Lewis  •  Ruth Hussey  •  Eddie Mayehoff

Mr. Music (1950) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Feb 1993

A golf-crazy songwriter tries to avoid the long, solitary hours of concentration needed to produce a hit musical. His producer and his secretary conspire to get him back on track.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Haydn
CAST:  Bing Crosby  •  Nancy Olson  •  Charles Coburn  •  Ruth Hussey

The Great Gatsby (1949) RT 38% / Audience 44%

DVD release: May 1998

Nick Carraway, a young Midwesterner now living on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifetyle of his landlord, the nouveau riche Jay ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Elliott Nugent
CAST:  Alan Ladd  •  Betty Field  •  Macdonald Carey  •  Ruth Hussey

I, Jane Doe (1948)

In this courtroom drama, a French girl stands trial for murder. Flashbacks tell the grim story of how, during the Great War she got involved with a wealthy soldier and married ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John H. Auer
CAST:  Ruth Hussey  •  John Carroll  •  Vera Ralston  •  Gene Lockhart

Bedside Manner (1945)

A beautiful female doctor visits her small hometown on her way back to Chicago. Her overworked uncle, who is the town's doctor, wants her to stay and help him, and he and a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Andrew L. Stone
CAST:  John Carroll  •  Ruth Hussey  •  Charles Ruggles  •  Ann Rutherford

Marine Raiders (1944)

A Marine major (Pat O'Brien) looks out for his captain (Robert Ryan) on Guadalcanal and in Australia.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Harold D. Schuster
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  Robert Ryan  •  Ruth Hussey  •  Frank McHugh

The Uninvited (1944) RT 94% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Apr 2009

A brother and sister move into an old seaside house they find abandoned for many years on the English coast. Their original enchantment with the house diminishes as they hear ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Lewis Allen
CAST:  Ray Milland  •  Ruth Hussey  •  Donald Crisp  •  Cornelia Otis Skinner

My Tender Comrade (1943)

Ginger Rogers, a young defense plant worker whose husband is in the military during World War II, shares a house with three other women in the same situation.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edward Dmytryk
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  Robert Ryan  •  Ruth Hussey  •  Patricia Collinge

H. M. Pulham, Esq. (1941)

A man who lived his life as he was was told he should, not as he would have chosen to, is brought out of his shell by a beautiful young woman.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  King Vidor
CAST:  Hedy Lamarr  •  Robert Young  •  Ruth Hussey  •  Charles Coburn

Our Wife (1941) RT Audience 84%

A musician's ex-wife wants him back after he finds love and success.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John M. Stahl
CAST:  Melvyn Douglas  •  Ruth Hussey  •  Ellen Drew  •  Charles Coburn

Married Bachelor (1941)

A con man accepts an unpublished manuscript as payment for a gambling debt, adds his own name to it as author, and is surprised when it's published and becomes a best-seller. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Edward Buzzell
CAST:  Robert Young  •  Ruth Hussey  •  Lee Bowman  •  Sheldon Leonard

Flight Command (1940)

A rookie flyer, Ens. Alan Drake, joins the famous Hellcats Squadron right out of flight school in Pensacola. He doesn't make a great first impression when he is forced to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Robert Taylor  •  Ruth Hussey  •  Walter Pidgeon  •  Paul Kelly

The Philadelphia Story (1940) RT 100% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Sep 1997

Philadelphia heiress Tracy Lord throws out her playboy husband C.K. Dexter Haven shortly after their marriage. Two years later, Tracy is about to marry respectable George ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Katharine Hepburn  •  James Stewart  •  Ruth Hussey

Susan and God (1940) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Jun 1992

A flighty socialite neglects her family to promote a new religious group.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Joan Crawford  •  Fredric March  •  Ruth Hussey  •  John Carroll

Northwest Passage (1940)

Based on the Kenneth Roberts novel of the same name, this film tells the story of two friends who join Rogers' Rangers, as the legendary elite force engages the enemy during ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History • Western
DIRECTION:  King Vidor
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Robert Young  •  Walter Brennan  •  Ruth Hussey

Blackmail (1939) RT 90% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Oct 2004

A fugitive (Edward G. Robinson) from a chain gang becomes an oil-well firefighter and meets the man (Gene Lockhart) who framed him.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  H. C. Potter
CAST:  Edward G. Robinson  •  Ruth Hussey  •  Gene Lockhart  •  Bobs Watson