Bob Sweeney

Marnie (1964)

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Marnie is a thief, a liar, and a cheat. When her new boss, Mark Rutland, catches on to her routine kleptomania, she finds herself being blackmailed.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Tippi Hedren  •  Sean Connery  •  Diane Baker  •  Martin Gabel

Marnie is a thief, a liar, and a cheat. When her new boss, Mark Rutland, catches on to her routine kleptomania, she finds herself being blackmailed.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Tippi Hedren  •  Sean Connery  •  Diane Baker  •  Martin Gabel

Return to Mayberry (1986)

After being away for awhile, Andy Taylor returns home to Mayberry to visit Opie, now an expectant father. While there he ends up helping Barney Fife mount a campaign for sheriff.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Sweeney
CAST:  Andy Griffith  •  Ron Howard  •  Don Knotts  •  Jim Nabors

After being away for awhile, Andy Taylor returns home to Mayberry to visit Opie, now an expectant father. While there he ends up helping Barney Fife mount a campaign for sheriff.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Sweeney
CAST:  Andy Griffith  •  Ron Howard  •  Don Knotts  •  Jim Nabors

A Raisin in the Sun (1961)

Walter Lee Younger is a young man struggling with his station in life. Sharing a tiny apartment with his wife, son, sister and mother, he seems like an imprisoned man. Until, that is, the family gets an unexpected financial windfall.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Petrie
CAST:  Sidney Poitier  •  Claudia McNeil  •  Ruby Dee  •  Diana Sands

Walter Lee Younger is a young man struggling with his station in life. Sharing a tiny apartment with his wife, son, sister and mother, he seems like an imprisoned man. Until, that is, the family gets an unexpected financial windfall.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Petrie
CAST:  Sidney Poitier  •  Claudia McNeil  •  Ruby Dee  •  Diana Sands

If It's Tuesday, It Still Must Be Belgium (1987)

When a tour bus driver plans to save his daughter from her captors, a Belgian circus performer, the Americans on his European bus tour lend a help hand.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Sweeney
CAST:  Lou Jacobi

When a tour bus driver plans to save his daughter from her captors, a Belgian circus performer, the Americans on his European bus tour lend a help hand.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Sweeney
CAST:  Lou Jacobi

It Grows on Trees (1952)

The Baxters are a typical happy American family trying to live on too little money. Mrs. Polly Baxter acquires two mysterious trees that got into a nursery shipment by mistake. They turn out to be money trees. After initial problems, Polly decides to spend the money.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Arthur Lubin
CAST:  Irene Dunne  •  Dean Jagger  •  Joan Evans  •  Richard Crenna

The Baxters are a typical happy American family trying to live on too little money. Mrs. Polly Baxter acquires two mysterious trees that got into a nursery shipment by mistake. They turn out to be money trees. After initial problems, Polly decides to spend the money.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Arthur Lubin
CAST:  Irene Dunne  •  Dean Jagger  •  Joan Evans  •  Richard Crenna

Moon Pilot (1962)

An Air Force captain inadvertently volunteers to make the first manned flight around the moon. He immediately falls under the watchful protection of various security agencies, but despite all their precautions, a young woman who may be an enemy spy succeeds in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Neilson
CAST:  Tom Tryon  •  Brian Keith  •  Edmond O'Brien  •  Dany Saval

An Air Force captain inadvertently volunteers to make the first manned flight around the moon. He immediately falls under the watchful protection of various security agencies, but despite all their precautions, a young woman who may be an enemy spy succeeds in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Neilson
CAST:  Tom Tryon  •  Brian Keith  •  Edmond O'Brien  •  Dany Saval

Son of Flubber (1963)

Beleaguered professor Ned Brainard has already run into a pile of misfortunes with his discovery of the super-elastic substance "Flubber." Now he hopes to have better luck with a gravity-busting derivative he's dubbed "Flubbergas." Ned's experiments, constantly ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Fred MacMurray  •  Keenan Wynn  •  Paul Lynde  •  Nancy Olson

Beleaguered professor Ned Brainard has already run into a pile of misfortunes with his discovery of the super-elastic substance "Flubber." Now he hopes to have better luck with a gravity-busting derivative he's dubbed "Flubbergas." Ned's experiments, constantly ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Fred MacMurray  •  Keenan Wynn  •  Paul Lynde  •  Nancy Olson

The Andy Griffith Christmas Show (1960)

On Christmas Eve, department store owner Ben Weaver insists Andy jail moonshiner Sam Muggins.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Sweeney
CAST:  Andy Griffith  •  Ron Howard  •  Don Knotts  •  Elinor Donahue

On Christmas Eve, department store owner Ben Weaver insists Andy jail moonshiner Sam Muggins.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Sweeney
CAST:  Andy Griffith  •  Ron Howard  •  Don Knotts  •  Elinor Donahue

Bristle Face (1964)

In the rolling, wooded hills of Tennessee in the 1920s, a 14-year-old orphan, Jace, comes to town with his hound dog and tries to teach him to hunt. Bristle Face is unskilled, but he shows remarkable ability in tracking down foxes. Jace stays with a kindly ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Sweeney
CAST:  Brian Keith  •  Phillip Alford  •  Jeff Donnell  •  Wallace Ford

In the rolling, wooded hills of Tennessee in the 1920s, a 14-year-old orphan, Jace, comes to town with his hound dog and tries to teach him to hunt. Bristle Face is unskilled, but he shows remarkable ability in tracking down foxes. Jace stays with a kindly ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Sweeney
CAST:  Brian Keith  •  Phillip Alford  •  Jeff Donnell  •  Wallace Ford

The Last Hurrah (1958)

In a changing world where television has become the main source of information, Adam Caulfield, a young sports journalist, witnesses how his uncle, Frank Skeffington, a veteran and honest politician, mayor of a New England town, tries to be reelected while bankers ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Ford
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Jeffrey Hunter  •  Dianne Foster  •  Pat O’Brien

In a changing world where television has become the main source of information, Adam Caulfield, a young sports journalist, witnesses how his uncle, Frank Skeffington, a veteran and honest politician, mayor of a New England town, tries to be reelected while bankers ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Ford
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Jeffrey Hunter  •  Dianne Foster  •  Pat O’Brien

Toby Tyler or Ten Weeks with a Circus (1960)

Angered at stern Uncle Daniel, Toby Tyler runs away from his foster home to join the circus, where he soon befriends Mr. Stubbs, the frisky chimpanzee. However, the circus isn't all fun and games when the evil candy vendor, Harry Tupper, convinces Toby that his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Barton
CAST:  Kevin Corcoran  •  Bob Sweeney  •  Henry Calvin  •  Gene Sheldon

Angered at stern Uncle Daniel, Toby Tyler runs away from his foster home to join the circus, where he soon befriends Mr. Stubbs, the frisky chimpanzee. However, the circus isn't all fun and games when the evil candy vendor, Harry Tupper, convinces Toby that his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Barton
CAST:  Kevin Corcoran  •  Bob Sweeney  •  Henry Calvin  •  Gene Sheldon

A Christmas Carol (1954)

A Christmas Carol was written in London by Charles Dickens in 1843. Since that time it has been the subject of countless adaptations for theatrical productions, radio, film, television, and even the opera! This musical version, adapted by Maxwell Anderson for the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ralph Levy
CAST:  William Lundigan  •  Mary Costa  •  Fredric March  •  Basil Rathbone

A Christmas Carol was written in London by Charles Dickens in 1843. Since that time it has been the subject of countless adaptations for theatrical productions, radio, film, television, and even the opera! This musical version, adapted by Maxwell Anderson for the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ralph Levy
CAST:  William Lundigan  •  Mary Costa  •  Fredric March  •  Basil Rathbone

The Absent-Minded Professor: Trading Places (1989)

Henry Crawford is tricked into job swapping by an old friend with an evil plan.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Scheerer  •  Bob Sweeney
CAST:  Harry Anderson  •  Ed Begley Jr.  •  Cory Danziger  •  Mary Page Keller

Henry Crawford is tricked into job swapping by an old friend with an evil plan.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Scheerer  •  Bob Sweeney
CAST:  Harry Anderson  •  Ed Begley Jr.  •  Cory Danziger  •  Mary Page Keller