Search results for "Broderick Crawford"

A Little Romance (1979) RT 72% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jan 2003

A young American girl and a young French boy meet in Paris and fall in love, with the assistance of an old man and his stories.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Diane Lane  •  Thelonious Bernard  •  Laurence Olivier  •  Sally Kellerman

All the King's Men (1949)

All The King's Men is the story of the rise of politician Willie Stark from a rural county seat to the governor's mansion.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Rossen
CAST:  Broderick Crawford  •  John Ireland  •  Joanne Dru  •  John Derek

Black Angel (1946) RT Audience 61%

DVD release: Jul 2004

A falsely convicted man's wife, Catherine (Vincent), and an alcoholic composer and pianist, Martin (Duryea) team up in an attempt to clear her husband of the murder of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roy William Neill
CAST:  Dan Duryea  •  June Vincent  •  Peter Lorre  •  Broderick Crawford

Born Yesterday (1950)

Uncouth, loud-mouth junkyard tycoon Harry Brock descends upon Washington D.C. to buy himself a congressman or two, bringing with him his mistress, ex-showgirl Billie Dawn.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Judy Holliday  •  Broderick Crawford  •  William Holden  •  Howard St. John

Down Three Dark Streets (1954) RT Audience 40%

An FBI Agent takes on the three unrelated cases of a dead agent to track down his killer.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Arnold Laven
CAST:  Broderick Crawford  •  Ruth Roman  •  Martha Hyer  •  Marisa Pavan

Human Desire (1954) RT 55% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Jul 2010

Jeff Warren, a Korean War vet just returning to his railroad engineer's job, boards at the home of co-worker Alec Simmons and is charmed by Alec's beautiful daughter. He ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Fritz Lang
CAST:  Glenn Ford  •  Gloria Grahame  •  Broderick Crawford  •  Edgar Buchanan

The Swindle (1955) RT 68% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Aging small-time con man Augusto (Broderick Crawford), who swindles peasants, works with two younger men: Roberto, who wants to become the Italian Johnny Ray, and Bruno, ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Federico Fellini
CAST:  Broderick Crawford  •  Giulietta Masina  •  Franco Fabrizi  •  Richard Basehart

Scandal Sheet (1952) RT 100% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Oct 2009

A tabloid editor assigns a young reporter to solve a murder the editor committed himself.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Phil Karlson
CAST:  Broderick Crawford  •  Donna Reed  •  John Derek  •  Rosemary DeCamp

The Decks Ran Red (1958) RT Audience 43%

The Decks Ran Red (also called Infamy) is a 1958 M-G-M sea-going suspense drama based on the book Infamy at Sea, and directed by Andrew L. Stone. The feature starred, James ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Andrew L. Stone
CAST:  James Mason  •  Dorothy Dandridge  •  Broderick Crawford  •  Stuart Whitman

The Mob (1951) RT Audience 67%

An undercover officer (Broderick Crawford) tracks waterfront corruption from California to New Orleans and back.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Parrish
CAST:  Broderick Crawford  •  Betty Buehler  •  Richard Kiley  •  Otto Hulett

The Creature Wasn't Nice (1983) RT Audience 27%

DVD release: Jan 2002

A farce satirizing extraterrestrial horror movies such as Alien.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Bruce Kimmel
CAST:  Leslie Nielsen  •  Cindy Williams  •  Bruce Kimmel  •  Gerrit Graham

The Black Cat (1941) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Sep 1998

Greedy heirs wait in a mansion for a rich cat lover to die, only to learn her cats come first.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Albert S. Rogell
CAST:  Basil Rathbone  •  Hugh Herbert  •  Broderick Crawford  •  Bela Lugosi

A House Is Not a Home (1964) RT Audience 50%

Story follows the life of Polly Adler, who grew to become one of New York's most successful bordello madams of the 1920s.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Russell Rouse
CAST:  Shelley Winters  •  Robert Taylor  •  Cesar Romero  •  Ralph Taeger

Harlequin (1980)

In this modern-day version of the Rasputin story, David Hemmings plays an up-and-coming senator, Nick Rast, whose young son is terminally ill with leukaemia. A mysterious ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Robert Powell  •  David Hemmings  •  Carmen Duncan  •  Broderick Crawford

Sealed Verdict (1948)

John Hoyt plays a high-ranking Nazi being prosecuted by an army tribunal in the aftermath of World War II. Sentenced to death, the general appeals to the American ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lewis Allen
CAST:  Ray Milland  •  Florence Marly  •  John Hoyt  •  Norbert Schiller

Trail of the Vigilantes (1940) RT Audience 100%

A reporter goes undercover to break up an outlaw gang.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Allan Dwan
CAST:  Franchot Tone  •  Warren William  •  Broderick Crawford  •  Andy Devine

Badlands of Dakota (1941) RT Audience 50%

Up-and-coming Universal leading man Robert Stack made his western-movie debut in Badlands of Dakota. Set in the Dakotas during the days of the Great Gold Boom, the story finds ...  (more)

GENRES: Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Robert Stack  •  Ann Rutherford  •  Richard Dix  •  Frances Farmer

Butch Minds the Baby (1942)

DVD release: Sep 1987

Aloysius 'Butch' Grogan leads a life of criminal activities motivated to provide for a widow and her child. He's on lookout for a gang of safe crackers when he has to also ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Albert S. Rogell
CAST:  Virginia Bruce  •  Broderick Crawford  •  Dick Foran  •  Shemp Howard

Men of Texas (1942)

A Chicago reporter (Robert Stack) and photographer focus on a Confederate outlaw (Brod Crawford) in post-Civil War Texas.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Ray Enright
CAST:  Robert Stack  •  Broderick Crawford  •  Jackie Cooper  •  Anne Gwynne