Search results for "Bert Lahr"

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The Wizard of Oz (1939) RT 99% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Oct 1999

Young Dorothy finds herself in a magical world where she makes friends with a lion, a scarecrow and a tin man as they make their way along the yellow brick road to talk with ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Victor Fleming
CAST:  Judy Garland  •  Frank Morgan  •  Ray Bolger  •  Bert Lahr

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 Night They Raided Minsky's (1968)

Rachel arrives in New York from her Amish community intent on becoming a dancer. Unfortunately Billy Minsky's Burlesque is hardly the place for her Dances From The Bible. But ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  William Friedkin
CAST:  Jason Robards  •  Britt Ekland  •  Norman Wisdom  •  Forrest Tucker

Ship Ahoy (1942) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: May 1993

Miss Winters is a dancer with the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra and is asked to secretly transport a prototype magnetic mine to Puerto Rico. She thinks that she is working for the US ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edward Buzzell
CAST:  Eleanor Powell  •  Red Skelton  •  Bert Lahr  •  Virginia O'Brien

Sing Your Worries Away (1942)

This package for comedy and the musical numbers has Luke Brown being drugged by the gangster operators of the swank Boathouse Inn; most notably Roxie a sexy pickpocket. Brown ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  A. Edward Sutherland
CAST:  Bert Lahr  •  June Havoc  •  Buddy Ebsen  •  Patsy Kelly

Merry Go Round of 1938 (1937)

Two screwy characters travel to Hollywood and cause mischief.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Irving Cummings
CAST:  Bert Lahr  •  Billy House  •  Alice Brady  •  Mischa Auer

Rose Marie (1954) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Jul 2012

An Indian chief's daughter loves a Mountie (Howard Keel) who loves a French Canadian (Ann Blyth) who loves a fugitive trapper (Fernando Lamas).  (more)

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

Mr. Universe (1951)

A gullible and honest "Mr. Universe" winner, Tommy Tomkins, gets added to the stable of a con-man and a wrestling prompter.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joseph Lerner
CAST:  Jack Carson  •  Janis Paige  •  Vince Edwards  •  Bert Lahr

Always Leave Them Laughing (1949)

Director Roy Del Ruth's 1949 film, about a self-absorbed comedian who steps all over his friends and colleagues in order to achieve success, stars Milton Berle, Virginia Mayo, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Roy Del Ruth
CAST:  Milton Berle  •  Virginia Mayo  •  Ruth Roman  •  Bert Lahr

Love and Hisses (1937)

As part of their public feud, Bandleader Bernie pretends a girl singer is no good so columnist Winchell promotes her in his column.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lanfield
CAST:  Walter Winchell  •  Ben Bernie  •  Simone Simon  •  Bert Lahr

The Second Greatest Sex (1955)

In 1880, Osawkie, Kansas is feuding with rival town Mandaroon over which will be county seat, keeping the town's men away from home most of the time. The last straw is when ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  George Marshall
CAST:  Jeanne Crain  •  George Nader  •  Kitty Kallen  •  Bert Lahr

Flying High (1931) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Oct 2009

An inventor (Bert Lahr) and his lanky girlfriend (Charlotte Greenwood) set an altitude record in his winged contraption.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles Reisner
CAST:  Bert Lahr  •  Charlotte Greenwood  •  Pat O'Brien  •  Kathryn Crawford

Meet the People (1944) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Apr 2009

A idealistic shipyard worker interests a beautiful Hollywood star in staging a musical tribute to the war industry, but they disagree on some important issues.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles Reisner
CAST:  Lucille Ball  •  Dick Powell  •  Virginia O'Brien  •  Bert Lahr

Just Around the Corner (1938) RT Audience 63%

DVD release: Jul 2006

Penny helps her idealistic architect father get his dream of a slum clearance project; The little miss dances with Corporal Jones.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Irving Cummings
CAST:  Shirley Temple  •  Joan Davis  •  Amanda Duff  •  Bill Robinson

Josette (1938)

Two young men try to wrest their father from the clutches of a gold digger but by mistake think the woman is a young nightclub singer with whom they both fall in love.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Music
DIRECTION:  Allan Dwan
CAST:  Don Ameche  •  Simone Simon  •  Robert Young  •  Joan Davis

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