Search results for "Theodore Bikel"


200 Motels (1971) RT 67% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Jul 1994

"Touring makes you crazy," Frank Zappa says, explaining that the idea for this film came to him while the Mothers of Invention were touring. The story, interspersed with ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary • Fantasy • Music • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Frank Zappa  •  Tony Palmer
CAST:  The Mothers of Invention  •  Ringo Starr  •  Theodore Bikel  •  Keith Moon

Babylon 5: In the Beginning (1998) RT Audience 88%

DVD release: Aug 2004

Londo Mollari, the Centauri Emperor, recounts the initial contact between the Humans and Minbari, which resulted in a major incident and subsequent war, for an eager pair of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Mike Vejar
CAST:  Bruce Boxleitner  •  Mira Furlan  •  Richard Biggs  •  Andreas Katsulas

Second Chances (1998) RT Audience 50%

A little girl's physical and emotional reawakening after an accident claims her father and her spirit.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  James Fargo
CAST:  Tom Amandes  •  Isabel Glasser  •  Kelsey Mulrooney  •  Terry Moore

Shadow Conspiracy (1997) RT Audience 17%

DVD release: Aug 1997

Bobby Bishop (Sheen) is a special assistant to the President of the United States. Accidentally, he meets his friend professor Pochenko on the street. Pochenko has time to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George P. Cosmatos
CAST:  Charlie Sheen  •  Donald Sutherland  •  Linda Hamilton  •  Stephen Lang

The Final Days (1989) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Mar 1996

The Final Days concerns itself with the final months of the Richard Nixon presidency.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Richard Pearce
CAST:  Lane Smith  •  Richard Kiley  •  David Ogden Stiers  •  Ed Flanders

See You in the Morning (1989) RT 44% / Audience 23%

DVD release: Nov 2009

Three years after his divorce from his model-wife is the psychologist Larry Livingstone ready for a new commitment. He falls in love with the young widow Beth who has two ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Alan J. Pakula
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Alice Krige  •  Farrah Fawcett  •  Drew Barrymore

Dark Tower (1989) RT Audience 5%

When a window-washer falls to his death from the side of a Barcelona high-rise office building (also killing a unsuspecting pedestrian), security consultant Dennis Randall is ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Freddie Francis
CAST:  Michael Moriarty  •  Jenny Agutter  •  Carol Lynley  •  Theodore Bikel

The Return of the King (1980)

Two Hobbits struggle to destroy the Ring in Mount Doom while their friends desperately fight evil Lord Sauron's forces in a final battle.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Jules Bass  •  Arthur Rankin, Jr.
CAST:  Orson Bean  •  Theodore Bikel  •  William Conrad  •  John Huston

Victory at Entebbe (1976) RT Audience 53%

DVD release: Jun 1994

The film is based on an actual event: Operation Entebbe and the freeing of Israeli hostages at Entebbe Airport (now Entebbe International Airport) in Uganda.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Marvin J. Chomsky
CAST:  Helmut Berger  •  Theodore Bikel  •  Linda Blair  •  Kirk Douglas

Murder on Flight 502 (1975) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Mar 2005

On a flight to London, a note is found stating that there will be murders taking place on the airliner before it lands.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George McCowan
CAST:  Ralph Bellamy  •  Polly Bergen  •  Theodore Bikel  •  Sonny Bono




Darker than Amber (1970) RT Audience 50%

Rod Taylor plays John D. MacDonald's famous Florida PI Travis McGee. Professional beach bum and 'knight errant' Travis McGee goes up against psychotic body-builder Terry ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Robert Clouse
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Theodore Bikel  •  Suzy Kendall  •  Ahna Capri

My Side of the Mountain (1969) RT 80% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Apr 2004

Film adaption of the novel by Jean Craighead George. A family movie made by Paramount Studios, the story revolves around thirteen-year old Sam Gribley (Teddy Eccles), a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  James B. Clark
CAST:  Ted Eccles  •  Theodore Bikel  •  Tudi Wiggins  •  Paul Hébert

Sweet November (1968) RT 16% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Jul 2001

A woman refuses to let her romances last longer than one month.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Ellis Miller
CAST:  Sandy Dennis  •  Sandy Baron  •  Burr DeBenning  •  Marj Dusay

Festival (1967) RT Audience 83%

DVD release: Oct 2005

Black and white footage of performances, interviews, and conversations at the Newport Folk Festival, from 1963 to 1966. The headliners are Peter, Paul and Mary, Joan Baez, ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Murray Lerner
CAST:  Joan Baez  •  Horton Barker  •  Fiddler Beers  •  Theodore Bikel

The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming (1966) RT 84% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Oct 2002

Without hostile intent, a Soviet sub runs aground off New England. Men are sent for a boat, but many villagers go into a tizzy, risking bloodshed.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • War
DIRECTION:  Norman Jewison
CAST:  Carl Reiner  •  Eva Marie Saint  •  Alan Arkin  •  Brian Keith

Sands of the Kalahari (1965) RT Audience 73%

DVD release: Apr 2014

A diverse group of individuals struggle to survive in the Kalahari desert after their passenger plane crashes.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
DIRECTION:  Cy Endfield
CAST:  Stuart Whitman  •  Stanley Baker  •  Susannah York  •  Harry Andrews

The Angry Hills (1959) RT Audience 20%

Nazis chase a U.S. newsman (Robert Mitchum) paid to smuggle names of Greek resistance leaders to London.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Robert Mitchum  •  Stanley Baker  •  Elisabeth Müller  •  Gia Scala

A Dog of Flanders (1959) RT 21% / Audience 63%

DVD release: May 2003

The love and friendship of a boy and his dog as the boy tries to become an artist like his idol, Peter Paul Reubens.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  James B. Clark
CAST:  David Ladd  •  Donald Crisp  •  Theodore Bikel  •  Max Croiset

Woman Obsessed (1959) RT Audience 29%

After her husband dies in a fire, a woman (Susan Hayward) is left to tend for her young son and the family farm on her own. Soon, she takes in a drifting handyman, they fall ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Henry Hathaway
CAST:  Susan Hayward  •  Stephen Boyd  •  Barbara Nichols  •  Dennis Holmes