Search results for "Charles Bronson"

The Great Escape (1963) RT 93% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Mar 1998

The Nazis, exasperated at the number of escapes from their prison camps by a relatively small number of Allied prisoners, relocates them to a high-security 'escape-proof' camp ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  John Sturges
CAST:  Steve McQueen  •  James Garner  •  Richard Attenborough  •  James Donald

Apache (1954) RT 78% / Audience 45%

DVD release: May 2001

Following the surrender of Geronimo, Massai, the last Apache warrior is captured and scheduled for transportation to a Florida reservation. On the way he manages to escape and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Jean Peters  •  John McIntire  •  Charles Bronson

Battle of the Bulge (1965) RT 67% / Audience 68%

DVD release: May 2005

In the winter of 1944, the Allied Armies stand ready to invade Germany at the coming of a New Year. To prevent this occurrence, Hitler orders an all out offensive to re-take ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Ken Annakin
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  Robert Shaw  •  Robert Ryan  •  Dana Andrews

Cold Sweat (1970)

During the Korean War, Joe Moran, is convicted for striking a colonel. Imprisoned in Germany he encounters his former company commander Captain Ross, jailed for black ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Terence Young
CAST:  Charles Bronson  •  Liv Ullmann  •  James Mason  •  Jill Ireland

Crime Wave (1954) RT 67% / Audience 72%

Reformed parolee Steve Lacey is caught in the middle when a wounded former cellmate seeks him out for shelter. The other two former cellmates then attempt to force him into ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  André De Toth
CAST:  Sterling Hayden  •  Gene Nelson  •  Phyllis Kirk  •  Ted de Corsia

From Noon till Three (1976) RT Audience 62%

DVD release: May 2009

Bank robber Graham Dorsey spends a few hours with beautiful widow Amanda Starbuck, in which time his gang takes part in a disastrous holdup. Learning of his comrades' demise, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Frank D. Gilroy
CAST:  Charles Bronson  •  Jill Ireland  •  Douglas Fowley  •  Stan Haze

House of Wax (1953) RT 95% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Aug 2003

A New York sculptor who opens a wax museum to showcase the likenesses of famous historical figures runs into trouble with his business partner, who demands that the exhibits ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  André De Toth
CAST:  Vincent Price  •  Frank Lovejoy  •  Phyllis Kirk  •  Carolyn Jones

Never So Few (1959) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: May 2005

A U.S. military troop takes command of a band of Burmese guerillas during World War II.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  John Sturges
CAST:  Frank Sinatra  •  Gina Lollobrigida  •  Peter Lawford  •  Steve McQueen

Once Upon a Time in the West (1968) RT 98% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Nov 2003

This classic western masterpiece is an epic film about a widow whose land and life are in danger as the railroad is getting closer and closer to taking them over. A mysterious ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Sergio Leone
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  Claudia Cardinale  •  Jason Robards  •  Charles Bronson

Raid on Entebbe (1976) RT Audience 66%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Based on a true Military operation by Israeli commandos. An Air France flight is hijacked by the PFLP. The plane has about 100 Jewish passengers. The plane is grounded in ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Irvin Kershner
CAST:  Charles Bronson  •  Peter Finch  •  Yaphet Kotto  •  John Saxon

Telefon (1977)

Nicolai Dalchimski, a mad KGB agent steals a notebook full of names of "sleeping" undercover KGB agents sent to the U.S. in the 1950's. These agents got their assignments ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Don Siegel
CAST:  Charles Bronson  •  Lee Remick  •  Donald Pleasence  •  Tyne Daly

The Dirty Dozen (1967) RT 91% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Apr 1998

12 American military prisoners in World War II are ordered to infiltrate a well-guarded enemy château and kill the Nazi officers vacationing there. The soldiers, most of whom ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • War
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Lee Marvin  •  Ernest Borgnine  •  Charles Bronson  •  Jim Brown

The Magnificent Seven (1960) RT 90% / Audience 87%

DVD release: May 2001

An oppressed Mexican peasant village hires seven gunfighters to help defend their homes.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  John Sturges
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Eli Wallach  •  Steve McQueen  •  Charles Bronson

The Marrying Kind (1952) RT 67% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Oct 2003

Florence and Chet Keefer have had a troublesome marriage. Whilst in the middle of a divorce hearing the judge encourages them to remember the good times they have had hoping ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Judy Holliday  •  Aldo Ray  •  Madge Kennedy  •  Sheila Bond

The Mechanic (1972) RT 40% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Oct 2002

Arthur Bishop is a veteran hit man who, owing to his penchant for making his targets' deaths seem like accidents, thinks himself an artist. It's made him very rich, but as he ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Winner
CAST:  Charles Bronson  •  Jan-Michael Vincent  •  Keenan Wynn  •  Jill Ireland

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

This Property Is Condemned (1966) RT 64% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Dec 2003

A railroad official, Owen Legate comes to Dodson, Mississippi to shut down much of the town's railway (town's main income). Owen unexpectedly finds love with Dodson's flirt ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sydney Pollack
CAST:  Natalie Wood  •  Robert Redford  •  Charles Bronson  •  Kate Reid

Rider on the Rain (1970) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Jan 2006

A US Army colonel in France tries to track down an escaped sex maniac.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  René Clément
CAST:  Marlène Jobert  •  Charles Bronson  •  Annie Cordy  •  Jill Ireland

Mr. Majestyk (1974) RT 82% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Feb 2003

Watermelon farmer Vince Majestyk (Charles Bronson) goes after the Mob, when they try to strong arm him to use their melon picking crew.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Fleischer
CAST:  Charles Bronson  •  Al Lettieri  •  Linda Cristal  •  Lee Purcell

Vera Cruz (1954) RT 82% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Mar 2001

After the American Civil War, mercenaries travel to Mexico to fight in their revolution for money. The former soldier and gentleman Benjamin Trane meets the gunman and killer ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Gary Cooper  •  Burt Lancaster  •  Denise Darcel  •  Cesar Romero