Fernando Lamas

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Fernando Álvaro Lamas (January 9, 1915 – October 8, 1982) was an Argentine-born actor and director, and the father of actor Lorenzo Lamas. Description above from the Wikipedia article Fernando Lamas, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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The Lost World (1960)

Professor Challenger leads an expedition of scientists and adventurers to a remote plateau deep in the Amazonian jungle to verify his claim that dinosaurs still live there.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Irwin Allen
CAST:  Michael Rennie  •  Jill St. John  •  David Hedison  •  Claude Rains

Professor Challenger leads an expedition of scientists and adventurers to a remote plateau deep in the Amazonian jungle to verify his claim that dinosaurs still live there.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Irwin Allen
CAST:  Michael Rennie  •  Jill St. John  •  David Hedison  •  Claude Rains

100 Rifles (1969)

When half-breed Indian Yaqui Joe robs an Arizona bank, he is pursued by dogged lawman Lyedecker. Fleeing to Mexico, Joe is imprisoned by General Verdugo, who is waging a war against the Yaqui Indians. When Lyedecker attempts to intervene, he is thrown into prison ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Gries
CAST:  Jim Brown  •  Raquel Welch  •  Burt Reynolds  •  Fernando Lamas

When half-breed Indian Yaqui Joe robs an Arizona bank, he is pursued by dogged lawman Lyedecker. Fleeing to Mexico, Joe is imprisoned by General Verdugo, who is waging a war against the Yaqui Indians. When Lyedecker attempts to intervene, he is thrown into prison ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Gries
CAST:  Jim Brown  •  Raquel Welch  •  Burt Reynolds  •  Fernando Lamas

The Cheap Detective (1978)

Spoofing the entire 1940s detective genre, and his own performances as a bumbling private detective, Peter Falk plays Lou Pekinpaugh, a San Francisco private detective accused of murdering his partner at the instigation of his mistress, the partner's wife, Georgia ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Moore
CAST:  Peter Falk  •  Ann-Margret  •  Eileen Brennan  •  Sid Caesar

Spoofing the entire 1940s detective genre, and his own performances as a bumbling private detective, Peter Falk plays Lou Pekinpaugh, a San Francisco private detective accused of murdering his partner at the instigation of his mistress, the partner's wife, Georgia ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Moore
CAST:  Peter Falk  •  Ann-Margret  •  Eileen Brennan  •  Sid Caesar

Murder on Flight 502 (1975)

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

DIRECTION:  George McCowan
CAST:  Ralph Bellamy  •  Polly Bergen  •  Theodore Bikel  •  Sonny Bono

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

DIRECTION:  George McCowan
CAST:  Ralph Bellamy  •  Polly Bergen  •  Theodore Bikel  •  Sonny Bono

The Violent Ones (1967)

When a girl in a town that's populated by Hispanics is attacked, the only thing she says before falling into a coma is that her attacker is an outsider, a Caucasian. So the sheriff arrests the only outsiders there are. All he can do is hope that one of them will ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Fernando Lamas
CAST:  Fernando Lamas  •  Aldo Ray  •  Tommy Sands  •  David Carradine

When a girl in a town that's populated by Hispanics is attacked, the only thing she says before falling into a coma is that her attacker is an outsider, a Caucasian. So the sheriff arrests the only outsiders there are. All he can do is hope that one of them will ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Fernando Lamas
CAST:  Fernando Lamas  •  Aldo Ray  •  Tommy Sands  •  David Carradine

The Law and the Lady (1951)

A former housemaid (Garson) now works as a confidence trickster, but her plans for a big job in California go awry.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edwin H. Knopf
CAST:  Greer Garson  •  Michael Wilding  •  Fernando Lamas  •  Marjorie Main

A former housemaid (Garson) now works as a confidence trickster, but her plans for a big job in California go awry.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edwin H. Knopf
CAST:  Greer Garson  •  Michael Wilding  •  Fernando Lamas  •  Marjorie Main

Jivaro (1954)

At Rio Galdez's remote Brazilian trading post live assorted outcast Americans and Europeans, including Jerry Russell, ex-engineer who became obsessed with the Jivaro headhunters' treasure, quit his job, and took up with the bottle and local girl Maroa. But he still ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward Ludwig
CAST:  Fernando Lamas  •  Rhonda Fleming  •  Brian Keith  •  Pascual García Peña

At Rio Galdez's remote Brazilian trading post live assorted outcast Americans and Europeans, including Jerry Russell, ex-engineer who became obsessed with the Jivaro headhunters' treasure, quit his job, and took up with the bottle and local girl Maroa. But he still ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward Ludwig
CAST:  Fernando Lamas  •  Rhonda Fleming  •  Brian Keith  •  Pascual García Peña

The Girl Rush (1955)

When her compulsive-gambler father dies, leaving her with an inheritance that amounts to zip, single gal Kim Halliday jumps at a caller's claim that she's part-owner of a Las Vegas "hotel." But hilarity ensues when she flies to Sin City to see it. While a wealthy ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Pirosh
CAST:  Rosalind Russell  •  Fernando Lamas  •  Eddie Albert  •  Gloria DeHaven

When her compulsive-gambler father dies, leaving her with an inheritance that amounts to zip, single gal Kim Halliday jumps at a caller's claim that she's part-owner of a Las Vegas "hotel." But hilarity ensues when she flies to Sin City to see it. While a wealthy ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Pirosh
CAST:  Rosalind Russell  •  Fernando Lamas  •  Eddie Albert  •  Gloria DeHaven

Rose Marie (1954)

Tomboy Rose Marie Lemaitre, the orphaned ward of Mountie Mike Malone, falls in love with him, and he with her. But when she goes to "learn to be a lady", she meets outlaw trapper James Duval, who also falls in love with her. But Duval is in a dispute with the local ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Ann Blyth  •  Howard Keel  •  Fernando Lamas  •  Bert Lahr

Tomboy Rose Marie Lemaitre, the orphaned ward of Mountie Mike Malone, falls in love with him, and he with her. But when she goes to "learn to be a lady", she meets outlaw trapper James Duval, who also falls in love with her. But Duval is in a dispute with the local ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Ann Blyth  •  Howard Keel  •  Fernando Lamas  •  Bert Lahr

The Tango Returns to Paris (1948)

Obsessed by a Mexican singer, an Argentine doctor arrives in Paris; Far from his land he begins to find his true identity transforming into a singer of tangos.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Manuel Romero
CAST:  Elvira Ríos  •  Alberto Castillo  •  Severo Fernández  •  Lilian Valmar

Obsessed by a Mexican singer, an Argentine doctor arrives in Paris; Far from his land he begins to find his true identity transforming into a singer of tangos.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Manuel Romero
CAST:  Elvira Ríos  •  Alberto Castillo  •  Severo Fernández  •  Lilian Valmar

The Diamond Queen (1953)

A French jeweler travels to India in search of a fabulous diamond.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Brahm
CAST:  Fernando Lamas  •  Arlene Dahl  •  Gilbert Roland  •  Sheldon Leonard

A French jeweler travels to India in search of a fabulous diamond.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Brahm
CAST:  Fernando Lamas  •  Arlene Dahl  •  Gilbert Roland  •  Sheldon Leonard

Kill a Dragon (1967)

Chinese villagers hire a mercenary and his team of karate experts to help rid them of a gangster and his henchman who are threatening their island.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael D. Moore
CAST:  Jack Palance  •  Fernando Lamas  •  Aldo Ray  •  Kam Tong

Chinese villagers hire a mercenary and his team of karate experts to help rid them of a gangster and his henchman who are threatening their island.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael D. Moore
CAST:  Jack Palance  •  Fernando Lamas  •  Aldo Ray  •  Kam Tong

Backtrack! (1969)

Sent to Mexico to buy a bull, a Wyoming cowhand (Doug McClure) teams up with three Texas Rangers to solve a robbery/murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Earl Bellamy
CAST:  Neville Brand  •  James Drury  •  Doug McClure  •  Peter Brown

Sent to Mexico to buy a bull, a Wyoming cowhand (Doug McClure) teams up with three Texas Rangers to solve a robbery/murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Earl Bellamy
CAST:  Neville Brand  •  James Drury  •  Doug McClure  •  Peter Brown

Valley of Mystery (1967)

A Meridian Airlines flight from Miami to Caracas crashes in the Venezuelan jungle, stranding 130 passengers and crew in hostile surroundings.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joseph Lejtes
CAST:  Richard Egan  •  Peter Graves  •  Lois Nettleton  •  Julie Adams

A Meridian Airlines flight from Miami to Caracas crashes in the Venezuelan jungle, stranding 130 passengers and crew in hostile surroundings.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joseph Lejtes
CAST:  Richard Egan  •  Peter Graves  •  Lois Nettleton  •  Julie Adams

The Girl Who Had Everything (1953)

Attorney's daughter falls for one of his gangster clients.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Thorpe
CAST:  Elizabeth Taylor  •  Fernando Lamas  •  William Powell  •  Gig Young

Attorney's daughter falls for one of his gangster clients.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Thorpe
CAST:  Elizabeth Taylor  •  Fernando Lamas  •  William Powell  •  Gig Young

Sangaree (1953)

Lamas plays an indentured servant who rises to power in Georgia shortly after the Revolutionary War.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward Ludwig
CAST:  Fernando Lamas  •  Arlene Dahl  •  Patricia Medina  •  Francis L. Sullivan

Lamas plays an indentured servant who rises to power in Georgia shortly after the Revolutionary War.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward Ludwig
CAST:  Fernando Lamas  •  Arlene Dahl  •  Patricia Medina  •  Francis L. Sullivan

Dangerous When Wet (1953)

The health conscious, dairy-farming Higgins family begin each day with an invigorating swim. One day, traveling health-tonic salesman, Windy Weebe, comes to town and suggests they could swim the English Channel. Sponsored by "Liquapep" and coached by Windy, the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Walters
CAST:  Esther Williams  •  Fernando Lamas  •  Jack Carson  •  Charlotte Greenwood

The health conscious, dairy-farming Higgins family begin each day with an invigorating swim. One day, traveling health-tonic salesman, Windy Weebe, comes to town and suggests they could swim the English Channel. Sponsored by "Liquapep" and coached by Windy, the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Walters
CAST:  Esther Williams  •  Fernando Lamas  •  Jack Carson  •  Charlotte Greenwood

The Merry Widow (1952)

Marshovia, a small European kingdom, is on the brink of bankruptcy but the country may be saved if the wealthy American Crystal Radek, widow of a Marshovian, can be convinced to part with her money and marry the king's nephew count Danilo. Arriving to Marshovia on ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Curtis Bernhardt
CAST:  Lana Turner  •  Fernando Lamas  •  Una Merkel  •  Richard Haydn

Marshovia, a small European kingdom, is on the brink of bankruptcy but the country may be saved if the wealthy American Crystal Radek, widow of a Marshovian, can be convinced to part with her money and marry the king's nephew count Danilo. Arriving to Marshovia on ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Curtis Bernhardt
CAST:  Lana Turner  •  Fernando Lamas  •  Una Merkel  •  Richard Haydn

Rich, Young and Pretty (1951)

A rancher's daughter visits Paris to meet her mother and find love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Norman Taurog
CAST:  Jane Powell  •  Wendell Corey  •  Vic Damone  •  Fernando Lamas

A rancher's daughter visits Paris to meet her mother and find love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Norman Taurog
CAST:  Jane Powell  •  Wendell Corey  •  Vic Damone  •  Fernando Lamas
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