Search results for "Stanley Donen"


Stanley Donen: You Just Do It (2010)

Story of a director Stanley Donen, king of Hollywood musicals and man behind such classics as "Singin' in the Rain".  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Julia Kuperberg  •  Clara Kuperberg
CAST:  Stanley Donen

Bedazzled (1967) RT 81% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Apr 2007

Stanley is infatuated with Margaret, the statuesque waitress who works with him. He meets George Spiggott AKA the devil and sells his soul for 7 wishes, which Stanley uses to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Peter Cook  •  Dudley Moore  •  Raquel Welch  •  Eleanor Bron

Blame It on Rio (1984) RT 9% / Audience 40%

DVD release: May 2001

Matthew Hollis is man on holiday in Rio with his best friend. Both men have teenage daughters with them. When Matthew falls for his best friend's amorous daughter named ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Joseph Bologna  •  Valerie Harper  •  Michelle Johnson

Charade (1963) RT 92% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Oct 1997

After Regina Lampert falls for the dashing Peter Joshua on a skiing holiday in the French Alps, she discovers upon her return to Paris that her husband has been murdered. Soon ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Audrey Hepburn  •  Walter Matthau  •  James Coburn

Funny Face (1957) RT 87% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Apr 2001

A shy Greenwich Village book clerk is discovered by a fashion photographer and whisked off to Paris where she becomes a reluctant model.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Audrey Hepburn  •  Fred Astaire  •  Kay Thompson  •  Michel Auclair

Indiscreet (1958) RT 100% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Anna Kalman is an accomplished actress who has given up hope of finding the man of her dreams. She is in the middle of taking off her face cream, while talking about this ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Ingrid Bergman  •  Cecil Parker  •  Phyllis Calvert

Royal Wedding (1951)

Fred Astaire (Tom) and Jane Powell (Ellen) are asked to perform as a dance team in England at the time of Princess Elizabeth's wedding. As brother and sister, each develops a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  Jane Powell  •  Peter Lawford  •  Sarah Churchill

Saturn 3 (1980) RT 18% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Aug 1999

In the future, Earth is overcrowded and the population relies on distant bases to be fed. In the Saturn 3 station, Major Adam and the scientist Alex, who is also his lover and ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Farrah Fawcett  •  Kirk Douglas  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Roy Dotrice

Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954) RT 88% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Apr 1999

Things are different for the Pontipee men now that big brother Adam's fetched a bride and brought her to their cabin. Indeed, the unwed brothers are so inspired they raid the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Western
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Howard Keel  •  Jeff Richards  •  Russ Tamblyn  •  Tommy Rall

Singin' in the Rain (1952) RT 100% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Aug 1997

In 1927 Hollywood, a silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gene Kelly  •  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Gene Kelly  •  Donald O'Connor  •  Debbie Reynolds  •  Jean Hagen




The Grass Is Greener (1960) RT 100% / Audience 64%

DVD release: May 2013

Victor and Hillary are down on their luck to the point that they allow tourists to take guided tours of their castle. But Charles Delacro, a millionaire oil tycoon, visits, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Deborah Kerr  •  Robert Mitchum  •  Jean Simmons

Two for the Road (1967) RT 80% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Nov 2005

The ten-year marriage of Mark and Joanna Wallace is on the rocks. In flashback they recall their first meeting, memorable moments in their courtship and early wedded life, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Audrey Hepburn  •  Albert Finney  •  Georges Descrières  •  Claude Dauphin

The Little Prince (1974) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: Apr 2004

Based on the story by Antoine deSaint-Exupery, this magical musical fable begins as a pilot (Richard Kiley) makes a forced landing on the barren Sahara Desert. He is ...  (more)

GENRES: Family • Fantasy • Music • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Richard Kiley  •  Bob Fosse  •  Gene Wilder  •  Donna McKechnie

Arabesque (1966) RT 64% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Nov 2008

Story of international intrigue involving a university professor, an Arab prime minister, a ruthless businessman, a beautiful spy, and hieroglyphics.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Sophia Loren  •  Alan Badel  •  Kieron Moore

Love Is Better Than Ever (1952) RT Audience 18%

DVD release: May 1993

The dancing teacher Anastasia falls in love with the smart theatre agent Jud. He likes her, too, but does not want to give up his solo life at all. Thus she plans a trap for him...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Elizabeth Taylor  •  Larry Parks  •  Josephine Hutchinson  •  Tom Tully

Fearless Fagan (1952)

A young man brings his pet lion with him when he's drafted into the army. Comedy.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Carleton Carpenter  •  Janet Leigh  •  Keenan Wynn  •  Ellen Corby

Surprise Package (1960)

Comic crime caper, set on a Greek island, starring Yul Brynner and Mitzi Gaynor.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Mitzi Gaynor  •  Noël Coward  •  Eric Pohlmann

Staircase (1969) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Jul 2013

The film is about an aging gay couple who own a barber shop in the East End of London. One of them is a part-time actor about to go on trial for propositioning a police ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Richard Burton  •  Rex Harrison  •  Cathleen Nesbitt  •  Beatrix Lehmann

Lucky Lady (1975) RT Audience 46%

DVD release: Feb 2011

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: Lucky Lady is a 1975 American film directed by Stanley Donen and starring Gene Hackman, Liza Minnelli and Burt Reynolds, with Robby ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Liza Minnelli  •  Burt Reynolds  •  Gene Hackman  •  Robby Benson