Search results for "Stanley Donen"

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

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

Movie Movie (1978)

Three movie genres of the 1930s, boxing films, WWI aviation dramas, and backstage Broadway musicals, are satirized using the same cast.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  George C. Scott  •  Trish Van Devere  •  Red Buttons  •  Eli Wallach

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)

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

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

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

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

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

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

Charade (1963) RT 92% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Oct 1997

Romance and suspense in Paris, as a woman is pursued by several men who want a fortune her murdered husband had stolen. Who can she trust?  (more)

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

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

Once More, with Feeling! (1960)

Yul Brynner plays a musical genius whose eccentricities are kept in check by his wife, until she discovers him "auditioning" a sultry young pianist. She walks out on him and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Kay Kendall  •  Geoffrey Toone  •  Maxwell Shaw

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

Kiss Them for Me (1957) RT Audience 36%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Three navy war heroes are booked on a morale-building "vacation" in San Francisco. Once they manage to elude their ulcerated public relations officer, the trio throw a wild ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Jayne Mansfield  •  Leif Erickson  •  Suzy Parker

The Pajama Game (1957) RT 91% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Sep 1999

Employees of the Sleeptite Pajama Factory are looking for a whopping seven-and-a-half cent an hour increase and they won't take no for an answer. Babe Williams is their feisty ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen  •  George Abbott
CAST:  Doris Day  •  John Raitt  •  Carol Haney  •  Eddie Foy, Jr.

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

It's Always Fair Weather (1955) RT 100% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Apr 2006

Three World War II buddies promise to meet at a specified place and time 10 years after the war. They keep their word only to discover how far apart they've grown. But the ...  (more)

GENRES: Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gene Kelly  •  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Gene Kelly  •  Dan Dailey  •  Cyd Charisse  •  Michael Kidd

Deep in My Heart (1954) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Apr 1992

Biographic movie about the American composer Sigmund Romberg.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  José Ferrer  •  Merle Oberon  •  Helen Traubel  •  Doe Avedon

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