Search results for "Whit Bissell"


5 Card Stud (1968) RT Audience 52%

DVD release: Jun 2002

The players in an ongoing poker game are being mysteriously killed off, one by one.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  Henry Hathaway
CAST:  Dean Martin  •  Robert Mitchum  •  Inger Stevens  •  Roddy McDowall

A Double Life (1947) RT 71% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Jul 2003

A Shakespearian actor starring as Othello opposite his wife finds the character's jealous rage taking over his mind off-stage.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Ronald Colman  •  Signe Hasso  •  Edmond O'Brien  •  Shelley Winters

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

I Was a Teenage Werewolf (1957) RT 40% / Audience 19%

DVD release: Jun 1991

A meat-eating teenager (Michael Landon) sees a psychiatrist (Whit Bissell), who only makes things worse.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Gene Fowler Jr.
CAST:  Michael Landon  •  Yvonne Fedderson  •  Whit Bissell  •  Tony Marshall

The Lincoln Conspiracy (1977)

Speculative Sunn Classics chestnut detailing a wide-ranging government conspiracy to murder the 16th American President and the subsequent cover up and escape of his killers.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  James L. Conway
CAST:  Bradford Dillman  •  John Dehner  •  Whit Bissell  •  John Anderson

Soylent Green (1973) RT 71% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Aug 2003

In an overpopulated futuristic Earth, a New York police detective finds himself marked for murder by government agents when he gets too close to a bizarre state secret ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Fleischer
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Edward G. Robinson  •  Leigh Taylor-Young  •  Chuck Connors

City Beneath the Sea (1971) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Oct 2009

A group of 21st-century colonists inhabit an underwater city called Pacifica. Originally intended as a purely scientific installation, the U. S. government wants to stash all ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Irwin Allen
CAST:  Stuart Whitman  •  Robert Wagner  •  Rosemary Forsyth  •  Robert Colbert

Once You Kiss A Stranger (1970) RT Audience 100%

Jerry, a Southern California golf pro is the target for Diana a disturbed young woman who desires the death of her shrink, who alone realizes her psychotic potential and seeks ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  Robert Sparr
CAST:  Paul Burke  •  Carol Lynley  •  Martha Hyer  •  Peter Lind Hayes

A Covenant with Death (1967)

DVD release: Aug 2012

An innocent man is found guilty of murder and sentenced to death, but as he's about to be hanged he accidentally kills his executioner. He now faces a new trial, presided over ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Lamont Johnson
CAST:  George Maharis  •  Earl Holliman  •  Laura Devon  •  Katy Jurado

Fluffy (1965)

Comedy about a nutty professor and his pet lion.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Earl Bellamy
CAST:  Tony Randall  •  Shirley Jones  •  Edward Andrews  •  Jim Backus




Seven Days in May (1964) RT 100% / Audience 89%

DVD release: May 2000

US military leaders plot to overthrow the President because he supports a nuclear disarmament treaty and they fear a Soviet sneak attack.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Frankenheimer
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Kirk Douglas  •  Fredric March  •  Ava Gardner

Where Love Has Gone (1964) RT Audience 21%

DVD release: Sep 1993

A divorced couple's teen-age daughter stands trial for stabbing her mother's latest lover.  (more)

GENRES: Romance
DIRECTION:  Edward Dmytryk
CAST:  Susan Hayward  •  Bette Davis  •  Mike Connors  •  Joey Heatherton

Hud (1963) RT 84% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Dec 2003

Hud Bannon is a ruthless young man who tarnishes everything and everyone he touches. Hud represents the perfect embodiment of alienated youth, out for kicks with no regard for ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Martin Ritt
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Melvyn Douglas  •  Patricia Neal  •  Brandon De Wilde

Spencer's Mountain (1963) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Clay Spencer is a hard-working man who loves his wife and large family. He is respected by his neighbors and always ready to give them a helping hand. Although not a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  Maureen O'Hara  •  James MacArthur  •  Donald Crisp

Birdman of Alcatraz (1962) RT 82% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Mar 2001

After killing a prison guard, convict Robert Stroud faces life imprisonment in solitary confinement. Driven nearly mad by loneliness and despair, Stroud's life gains new ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  John Frankenheimer
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Karl Malden  •  Thelma Ritter  •  Neville Brand

The Time Machine (1960) RT 77% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Oct 2000

A Victorian Englishman travels to the far future and finds that humanity has divided into two hostile species.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy • Romance • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Pal
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Alan Young  •  Yvette Mimieux  •  Sebastian Cabot

Warlock (1959) RT Audience 77%

DVD release: May 2005

A band of murderous cowboys have imposed a reign of terror on the town of Warlock. When the sheriff humiliatingly run out of town the residents hire the services of Clay ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Edward Dmytryk
CAST:  Richard Widmark  •  Henry Fonda  •  Anthony Quinn  •  Dorothy Malone