Search results for "Cleavon Little"

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Vanishing Point (1971)

Kowalski works for a car delivery service. He takes delivery of a 1970 Dodge Challenger to take from Colorado to San Francisco, California. Shortly after pickup, he takes a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard C. Sarafian
CAST:  Barry Newman  •  Cleavon Little  •  Dean Jagger  •  Victoria Medlin

Blazing Saddles (1974) RT 90% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Aug 1997

A town—where everyone seems to be named Johnson—stands in the way of the railroad. In order to grab their land, robber baron Hedley Lemar sends his henchmen to make life in ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Mel Brooks
CAST:  Cleavon Little  •  Gene Wilder  •  Mel Brooks  •  Madeline Kahn

FM (1978)

Q-SKY is the #1 radio station in Los Angeles mainly because of the music they play; running the station the way they want to, it has made them a ratings success.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  John A. Alonzo
CAST:  Martin Mull  •  Cleavon Little  •  Norman Lloyd  •  Eileen Brennan

Greased Lightning (1977) RT Audience 51%

DVD release: Aug 2006

This film is based on the true life story of Wendell Scott, the first black stock car racing champion in America.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Schultz
CAST:  Richard Pryor  •  Beau Bridges  •  Pam Grier  •  Cleavon Little

Once Bitten (1985) RT 18% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Mark wants to lose his virginity, but his girlfriend wants to wait. Unfortunately for both of them, a 400-year-old vampire Countess needs to turn a virgin into a vampire ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Romance
DIRECTION:  Howard Storm
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Lauren Hutton  •  Karen Kopins  •  Cleavon Little

The Day the Earth Moved (1974)

An aerial photography team tries to alert a small town about an impending earthquake, but no one believes the duo until the tremors start and the walls begin to collapse.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Robert Michael Lewis
CAST:  Jackie Cooper  •  Stella Stevens  •  Cleavon Little  •  William Windom

High Risk (1981) RT Audience 48%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Four American friends, badly needing money, decide to make a commando-like raid into a South American drug lord's compound.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stewart Raffill
CAST:  James Brolin  •  Anthony Quinn  •  James Coburn  •  Ernest Borgnine

The Salamander (1981)

An Italian policeman investigates a series of murders involving people in prominent positions. Left behind at each murder scene is a drawing of a salamander. The policeman ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Zinner
CAST:  Franco Nero  •  Anthony Quinn  •  Martin Balsam  •  Claudia Cardinale

Once Upon a Brothers Grimm (1977) RT Audience 50%

The Brothers Grimm collected German folk and fairy tales in Germany during the early 19th century; eight of their best known stories are presented in this anthology.  (more)

GENRES: Family • Fantasy • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Norman Campbell
CAST:  Dean Jones  •  Paul Sand  •  Sorrell Booke  •  Arte Johnson

Scavenger Hunt (1979) RT Audience 75%

Old Mr. Parker has made millions inventing and selling games. At the beginning of the movie, he dies and his relatives gather for the reading of the will. However, Old Mr. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michael Schultz
CAST:  Richard Benjamin  •  Cleavon Little  •  James Coco  •  Scatman Crothers

Fletch Lives (1989) RT 37% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Fletch is a fish out of water in small-town Louisiana, where he's checking out a tumbledown mansion he's inherited. When a woman he flirts with turns up dead, Fletch becomes a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Michael Ritchie
CAST:  Chevy Chase  •  Hal Holbrook  •  Julianne Phillips  •  R. Lee Ermey

Separate but Equal (1991) RT 83% / Audience 77%

DVD release: May 2014

A dramatization of the American court case that destroyed the legal validity of racial segregation. One of the most pivotal moments in 20th century American history is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • TV movie
DIRECTION:  George Stevens Jr.
CAST:  Sidney Poitier  •  Burt Lancaster  •  Richard Kiley  •  Cleavon Little

Cotton Comes to Harlem (1970) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: Dec 2001

Harlem's African-American population is being ripped off by the Rev. Deke O'Malley, who dishonestly claims that small donations will secure parcels of land in Africa. When New ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Ossie Davis
CAST:  Calvin Lockhart  •  Redd Foxx  •  Godfrey Cambridge  •  Judy Pace

Jimmy the Kid (1982)

DVD release: Jun 1991

Gang of bumbling crooks kidnap a bratty little kid, find out they got more than they bargained for.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gary Nelson
CAST:  Gary Coleman  •  Don Adams  •  Paul Le Mat  •  Ruth Gordon

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