Search results for "Slim Pickens"


Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Aug 2006

After "The Poseidon Adventure", in which the ship got flipped over by a tidal wave, the ship drifts bottom-up in the sea. While the passengers are still on board waiting to be ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Irwin Allen
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Sally Field  •  Telly Savalas  •  Peter Boyle

1941 (1979) RT 32% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Mar 1999

It's been six days since the attack on Pearl Harbor. Panic grips California, supposedly the next target of the Japanese forces. Everywhere in California, people are suffering ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  Ned Beatty  •  John Belushi  •  Lorraine Gary

Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)

An insane general starts a process to nuclear holocaust that a war room of politicians and generals frantically try to stop. A classic black and white war satire from director ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Peter Sellers  •  George C. Scott  •  Sterling Hayden  •  Slim Pickens

The Howling (1981) RT 66% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Aug 2001

After a bizarre and near fatal encounter with a serial killer, a newswoman is sent to a rehabilitation center whose inhabitants may not be what they seem.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror
DIRECTION:  Joe Dante
CAST:  Patrick Macnee  •  Dennis Dugan  •  Christopher Stone  •  Belinda Balaski

Honeysuckle Rose (1980) RT Audience 83%

Buck Bonham (Willie Nelson) is a country singer, with a good family, struggling to find national fame. He juggles his music career with his responsibilities to his wife and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jerry Schatzberg
CAST:  Willie Nelson  •  Dyan Cannon  •  Amy Irving  •  Slim Pickens

Tom Horn (1980) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: May 2005

A renowned former army scout is hired by ranchers to hunt down rustlers but finds himself on trial for the murder of a boy when he carries out his job too well. Tom Horn finds ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  William Wiard
CAST:  Steve McQueen  •  Linda Evans  •  Richard Farnsworth  •  Billy Green Bush

Swan Song (1980)

Sun Valley provides the backdrop to this story of a downhill ski racer who seeks to make a comeback after being branded a loser and the ski bunny who helps him regain his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jerry London
CAST:  David Soul  •  Jill Eikenberry  •  Murray Hamilton  •  Leonard Mann

The Swarm (1978) RT 13% / Audience 18%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Scientist Dr. Bradford Crane and army general Thalius Slater join forces to fight an almost invisible enemy threatening America; killer bees that have deadly venom and attack ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Irwin Allen
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Katharine Ross  •  Richard Widmark  •  Richard Chamberlain

Mr. Billion (1977)

A fortuneless auto mechanic inherits a billion dollar financial empire when his uncle dies. However, there is one stipulation. In order to claim his fortune he must arrive in ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Kaplan
CAST:  Terence Hill  •  Valerie Perrine  •  Jackie Gleason  •  Slim Pickens

Hawmps! (1976) RT Audience 79%

DVD release: Feb 2005

In old-west Texas, the cavalry's horses can't take the heat. So the military sends them camels instead, and assigns one man to convince the unit that the camels are a good idea.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Joe Camp
CAST:  James Hampton  •  Christopher Connelly  •  Slim Pickens  •  Denver Pyle




Babe (1975) RT 97% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Sep 2003

This is the life story of Babe Didrikson Zaharias, one of the greatest athletes of the 20th century, from her early Texas tomboy days to her Gold Medal triumphs at the 1932 ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Buzz Kulik
CAST:  Susan Clark  •  Alex Karras  •  Slim Pickens  •  Jeanette Nolan

The Apple Dumpling Gang (1975) RT 56% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Sep 2003

A roving bachelor gets saddled with three children and a wealth of trouble when the youngsters stumble upon a huge gold nugget. They join forces with two bumbling outlaws to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Norman Tokar
CAST:  Don Knotts  •  Tim Conway  •  Harry Morgan  •  Bill Bixby

Poor Pretty Eddie (1975) RT Audience 36%

DVD release: Feb 2006

A wrong turn on a jazz singer's road trip results in her car breaking down near an isolated lodge run by a faded starlet and a young, homicidal Elvis impersonator.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror
DIRECTION:  David Worth  •  Richard Robinson
CAST:  Leslie Uggams  •  Shelley Winters  •  Michael Christian  •  Slim Pickens

White Line Fever (1975) RT Audience 56%

DVD release: Mar 2015

An independent trucker with a pregnant wife fights cargo crooks and the big shot they work for.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Kaplan
CAST:  Jan-Michael Vincent  •  Kay Lenz  •  Slim Pickens  •  L.Q. Jones

Bootleggers (1974) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 2006

A bunch of bootleggers run booze in the South.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Charles B. Pierce
CAST:  Paul Koslo  •  Dennis Fimple  •  Slim Pickens  •  Steve Ward

Blazing Saddles (1974) RT 90% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Aug 1997

The Ultimate Western Spoof. A town where everyone seems to be named Johnson is in the way of the railroad. In order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar, a politically connected ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Mel Brooks
CAST:  Cleavon Little  •  Gene Wilder  •  Mel Brooks  •  Madeline Kahn

Ginger in the Morning (1974) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Mar 2005

A recently divorced Santa Fe architect is surprised to find himself falling in love with a free-spirited young hitchhiker.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Gordon Wiles
CAST:  Sissy Spacek  •  Monte Markham  •  Mark Miller  •  Susan Oliver