Search results for "Sal Mineo"


Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971) RT 78% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Dec 2000

The world is shocked by the appearance of two talking chimpanzees, who arrived mysteriously in a U.S. spacecraft. They become the toast of society; but one man believes them ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Don Taylor
CAST:  Roddy McDowall  •  Kim Hunter  •  Bradford Dillman  •  Natalie Trundy

James Dean: Forever Young (2005) RT Audience 87%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Documentary of the brief but memorable career of the now iconic James Dean. Narrated by Martin Sheen, the film focuses much attention on his early work for television, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael J. Sheridan
CAST:  James Dean  •  Marilyn Monroe  •  Martin Sheen  •  Elizabeth Taylor

80 Steps to Jonah (1969)

Wayne Newton stars as an accused thug hiding out at a camp for blind children.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Gerd Oswald
CAST:  Wayne Newton  •  Mickey Rooney  •  Jo Van Fleet  •  Keenan Wynn

Stranger on the Run (1967)

A drifter finds himself wrongly accused of murder by a power-crazed sheriff. The sheriff gives him a horse, some supplies, and a one-hour head start into the desert, then he ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  Don Siegel
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  Anne Baxter  •  Michael Parks  •  Sal Mineo

The Dangerous Days of Kiowa Jones (1966)

A dying marshal deputizes a drifter to deliver the two killers in his custody to prison. However, the new deputy must elude a pair of bounty hunters who want to deliver the ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Alex March
CAST:  Robert Horton  •  Diane Baker  •  Sal Mineo  •  Nehemiah Persoff

The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) RT 37% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Mar 2001

All-star epic retelling of Christ's life.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  George Stevens
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Michael Anderson, Jr.  •  Carroll Baker  •  Ina Balin

Cheyenne Autumn (1964) RT 70% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Jun 2006

A reluctant cavalry Captain must track a defiant tribe of migrating Cheyennes.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  John Ford
CAST:  Richard Widmark  •  Carroll Baker  •  Karl Malden  •  Sal Mineo

The Longest Day (1962) RT 92% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Nov 1999

The retelling of June 6, 1944, from the perspectives of the Germans, the US, Britain, and the Free French. Marshall Erwin Rommel, touring the defenses being established as ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Ken Annakin  •  Bernhard Wicki  •  Andrew Marton
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Robert Mitchum  •  Henry Fonda  •  Sean Connery

Escape from Zahrain (1962) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Dec 2010

Yul Brynner plays political leader Sharif who is sprung from a police van on his way to a firing squad by young loyalists led by Sal Mineo. Yul and the other prisoners kidnap ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ronald Neame
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Madlyn Rhue  •  Sal Mineo  •  Jack Warden

Exodus (1960) RT 64% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Oct 2002

The theme is the founding of the state of Israel. The action begins on a ship filled with Jewish immigrants bound for Israel who are being off loaded on Cyprus. An ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Eva Marie Saint  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Ralph Richardson




The Gene Krupa Story (1959) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: May 2004

The story of legendary jazz drummer, Gene Krupa. Since his youth, all Gene ever wanted to do is play the drums and make music. This is something his parents would not approve ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Don Weis
CAST:  Sal Mineo  •  Susan Kohner  •  James Darren  •  Susan Oliver

Tonka (1958)

In Dakota territory in the 1870s, White Bull, a young Sioux, proves his manhood by catching and training a wild colt he names Tonka. When a cruel cousin claims the horse as ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Western
DIRECTION:  Lewis R. Foster
CAST:  Sal Mineo  •  Philip Carey  •  Jerome Courtland  •  Rafael Campos

Rock, Pretty Baby (1956) RT Audience 50%

A high school rock group enters a band contest.  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Richard Bartlett
CAST:  Sal Mineo  •  John Saxon  •  Luana Patten  •  Fay Wray

Giant (1956) RT 95% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jun 2003

Sprawling epic covering the life of a Texas cattle rancher and his family and associates.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  George Stevens
CAST:  Elizabeth Taylor  •  Rock Hudson  •  James Dean  •  Carroll Baker

Crime in the Streets (1956) RT Audience 37%

A social worker tries to end juvenile crime by getting involved with a street gang.  (more)

GENRES: Crime
DIRECTION:  Don Siegel
CAST:  James Whitmore  •  Sal Mineo  •  Mark Rydell  •  Virginia Gregg

Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956) RT 82% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Nov 2006

Rocky Graziano is building a career in crime, when he's finally caught and arrested. In jail, he is undisciplined, always getting into trouble. When he gets out after many ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Wise
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Pier Angeli  •  Everett Sloane  •  Eileen Heckart

Rebel Without a Cause (1955) RT 96% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jan 2002

After moving to a new town, troublemaking teen Jim Stark is supposed to have a clean slate, although being the new kid in town brings its own problems. While searching for ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Nicholas Ray
CAST:  James Dean  •  Natalie Wood  •  Sal Mineo  •  Ann Doran

Six Bridges to Cross (1955) RT Audience 33%

Follow the evolution of a small time juvenile delinquent hood to a big time racketeer. Based on the famous 1950 Brinks Robbery in Boston that netted the crooks $2.5 million. ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Joseph Pevney
CAST:  Tony Curtis  •  George Nader  •  Julie Adams  •  Jay C. Flippen

The Young Don't Cry (1957)

An orphaned teen tries to help a wrongly convicted man who's escaped from prison.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Alfred L. Werker
CAST:  Sal Mineo  •  James Whitmore  •  J. Carrol Naish  •  Gene Lyons