Search results for "Van Heflin"


3:10 to Yuma (1957) RT 96% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Apr 2002

Dave Evans (Van Heflin), a small time farmer, is hired to escort Ben Wade (Glenn Ford), a dangerous outlaw, to Yuma. As Evans and Wade wait for the 3:10 train to Yuma, Wade's ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Glenn Ford  •  Van Heflin  •  Felicia Farr  •  Leora Dana

Act of Violence (1948) RT 90% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jul 2007

An embittered veteran tracks down a POW camp informer.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Fred Zinnemann
CAST:  Van Heflin  •  Robert Ryan  •  Janet Leigh  •  Mary Astor

Airport (1970) RT 80% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Jan 1999

Melodrama about a bomber on board an airplane, an airport almost closed by snow, and various personal problems of the people involved.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Seaton
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Dean Martin  •  Jean Seberg  •  Jacqueline Bisset

Battle Cry (1955) RT 80% / Audience 44%

DVD release: May 2003

The dramatic story of US marines in training, in combat and in love during World War II. The story centres on a major who guides the raw recruits from their training to combat ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Raoul Walsh
CAST:  Van Heflin  •  Aldo Ray  •  Mona Freeman  •  James Whitmore

Possessed (1947)

A dazed woman walks the streets of Los Angeles looking for a man named David. After collapsing in a diner, she's taken to the psychiatric ward of a nearby hospital. Flashbacks ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Curtis Bernhardt
CAST:  Joan Crawford  •  Van Heflin  •  Raymond Massey  •  Geraldine Brooks

Santa Fe Trail (1940) RT Audience 52%

DVD release: Feb 1999

As a penalty for fighting fellow classmates days before graduating from West Point, J.E.B. Stuart, George Armstrong Custer and four friends are assigned to the 2nd Cavalry, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Michael Curtiz
CAST:  Errol Flynn  •  Olivia de Havilland  •  Alan Hale  •  Ronald Reagan

Shane (1953) RT 97% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Aug 2000

A weary gunfighter attempts to settle down with a homestead family, but a smouldering settler and rancher conflict forces him to act.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  George Stevens
CAST:  Alan Ladd  •  Jean Arthur  •  Van Heflin  •  Brandon De Wilde

That's Entertainment! (1974)

Various MGM stars from yesterday present their favorite musical moments from the studio's 50 year history.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Jack Haley Jr.
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  Bing Crosby  •  Gene Kelly  •  Peter Lawford

The Strange Love of Martha Ivers (1946) RT 100% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Apr 1998

A ruthless, domineering woman is married to an alcoholic D.A., her childhood companion who is the only living witness to her murder of her rich aunt seventeen years earlier.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Barbara Stanwyck  •  Van Heflin  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Kirk Douglas

Till the Clouds Roll By (1946) RT 100% / Audience 51%

DVD release: May 1998

Light bio-pic of American Broadway pioneer Jerome Kern, featuring renditions of the famous songs from his musical plays by contemporary stage artists, including a condensed ...  (more)

GENRES: Music
DIRECTION:  Richard Whorf
CAST:  June Allyson  •  Lucille Bremer  •  Judy Garland  •  Kathryn Grayson




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

Patterns (1956)

A New York corporate boss (Everett Sloane) grooms an Ohio engineer (Van Heflin) for the No. 2 man's (Ed Begley) job.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Fielder Cook
CAST:  Van Heflin  •  Everett Sloane  •  Ed Begley  •  Beatrice Straight

Johnny Eager (1941) RT Audience 78%

DVD release: Jun 1993

A charming racketeer seduces the DA's daughter for revenge, then falls in love.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Robert Taylor  •  Lana Turner  •  Edward Arnold  •  Van Heflin

A Woman Rebels (1936) RT Audience 21%

DVD release: Apr 2009

A Woman Rebels is the story of Pamela Thistlewaite (Katharine Hepburn), whose mission in life is to defy the restrictive and often hypocritical conventions of Victorian England.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mark Sandrich
CAST:  Katharine Hepburn  •  Herbert Marshall  •  Elizabeth Allan  •  Donald Crisp

The Prowler (1951) RT 60% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Sep 2002

After being frightened by a peeping Tom at her mansion in the suburbs, the beautiful Susan Gilvray calls the police for help. When a policeman, Webb Garwood, arrives, he ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joseph Losey
CAST:  Van Heflin  •  Evelyn Keyes  •  John Maxwell  •  Katherine Warren

The Feminine Touch (1941) RT Audience 100%

A professor (Don Ameche) and his wife (Rosalind Russell) move to New York and confuse a publisher's romance with his assistant (Kay Francis).  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  W.S. Van Dyke
CAST:  Rosalind Russell  •  Don Ameche  •  Kay Francis  •  Van Heflin

Seven Sweethearts (1942) RT Audience 100%

Little Deft Michigan follows the customs of old-world Holland and is known for its Tulip Festival. The owner of the hotel insists that his seven daughters marry in order, from ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Kathryn Grayson  •  Marsha Hunt  •  Cecilia Parker  •  Peggy Moran

Annapolis Salute (1937)

Director Christy Cabanne's 1937 film about cadets at Annapolis stars James Ellison, Van Heflin and Arthur Lake.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Christy Cabanne
CAST:  James Ellison  •  Van Heflin  •  Arthur Lake  •  Harry Carey

Saturday's Heroes (1937) RT Audience 33%

College football player is expelled for ticket scalping, and teams up with reporter to expose his school's hypocrisy.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edward Killy
CAST:  Van Heflin  •  Marian Marsh  •  Richard Lane  •  Alan Bruce

The Outcasts of Poker Flat (1937)

The 1937 film version of Bret Harte's story, starring Preston Foster.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Christy Cabanne
CAST:  Preston Foster  •  Van Heflin  •  Virginia Weidler  •  Jean Muir