Search results for "Colin Kenny"

North by Northwest (1959) RT 100% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Aug 2000

Advertising man Roger Thornhill is mistaken for a spy, triggering a deadly cross-country chase.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Eva Marie Saint  •  James Mason  •  Jessie Royce Landis

All About Eve (1950) RT 100% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Oct 1999

From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington is determined to take the reins of power away from the great actress Margo Channing. Eve maneuvers her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Bette Davis  •  Anne Baxter  •  George Sanders  •  Celeste Holm

Bonnie Scotland (1935)

Stan and Ollie stow away to Scotland expecting to inherit the MacLaurel estate. When things don't quite turn out that way, they unwittingly enlist in the Scottish army and are ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  James W. Horne
CAST:  Stan Laurel  •  Oliver Hardy  •  June Lang  •  William Janney

Calamity Jane (1953) RT 71% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Apr 2002

The Wild West heroine Calamity Jane helps bring a star attraction to Deadwood and finds love.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Music • Western
DIRECTION:  David Butler
CAST:  Doris Day  •  Howard Keel  •  Allyn Ann McLerie  •  Philip Carey

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941) RT 65% / Audience 62%

Dr. Jekyll believes good and evil exist in everyone and creates a potion that allows his evil side, Mr. Hyde, to come to the fore. He faces horrible consequences when he lets ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Victor Fleming
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Ingrid Bergman  •  Lana Turner  •  Donald Crisp

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) RT 98% / Audience 83%

DVD release: May 2001

Lorelei Lee is a beautiful showgirl engaged to be married to the wealthy Gus Esmond, much to the disapproval of Gus' rich father, Esmond Sr., who thinks that Lorelei is just ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Howard Hawks
CAST:  Marilyn Monroe  •  Jane Russell  •  Elliott Reid  •  Charles Coburn

Judgment at Nuremberg (1961) RT 90% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Sep 2004

In 1947, four German judges who served on the bench during the Nazi regime face a military tribunal to answer charges of crimes against humanity. Chief Justice Haywood hears ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kramer
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Burt Lancaster  •  Richard Widmark  •  Marlene Dietrich

Kidnapped (1938) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Jun 2012

Robert Louis Stevenson's hero David Balfour (Freddie Bartholomew) joins rebel Alan Breck Stewart (Warner Baxter) in 18th-century Scotland.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Alfred L. Werker
CAST:  Warner Baxter  •  Freddie Bartholomew  •  Arleen Whelan  •  C. Aubrey Smith

Limelight (1952) RT 97% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Mar 2011

A fading music hall comedian tries to help a despondent ballet dancer learn to walk and to again feel confident about life.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles Chaplin
CAST:  Charles Chaplin  •  Claire Bloom  •  Nigel Bruce  •  Buster Keaton

Ministry of Fear (1944) RT 91% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Apr 1998

Stephen Neale is released into WWII England after two years in an asylum, but it doesn't seem so sane outside either. On his way back to London to rejoin civilization, he ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Fritz Lang
CAST:  Ray Milland  •  Marjorie Reynolds  •  Carl Esmond  •  Hillary Brooke

Monsieur Verdoux (1947) RT 97% / Audience 88%

DVD release: May 2000

The film is about an unemployed banker, Henri Verdoux, and his sociopathic methods of attaining income. While being both loyal and competent in his work, Verdoux has been ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Charles Chaplin
CAST:  Charles Chaplin  •  Mady Correll  •  Allison Roddan  •  Robert Lewis

Mrs. Miniver (1942) RT 92% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Feb 2004

The Minivers, an English "middle-class" family experience life in the first months of World War II.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  William Wyler
CAST:  Greer Garson  •  Walter Pidgeon  •  Teresa Wright  •  Dame May Whitty

My Fair Lady (1964) RT 96% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Aug 2003

A snobbish phonetics professor agrees to a wager that he can take a flower girl and make her presentable in high society.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Audrey Hepburn  •  Rex Harrison  •  Stanley Holloway  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White

Sweet Smell of Success (1957) RT 98% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Jun 2001

New York City newspaper writer J.J. Hunsecker holds considerable sway over public opinion with his Broadway column, but one thing that he can't control is his younger sister, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alexander Mackendrick
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Tony Curtis  •  Susan Harrison  •  Martin Milner

The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)

Robin Hood fights nobly for justice against the evil Sir Guy of Gisbourne while striving to win the hand of the beautiful Maid Marian.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Curtiz  •  William Keighley
CAST:  Errol Flynn  •  Olivia de Havilland  •  Basil Rathbone  •  Claude Rains

The Band Wagon (1953) RT 100% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Mar 2005

A Broadway artiste turns a faded film star's comeback vehicle into an artsy flop.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Vincente Minnelli
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  Cyd Charisse  •  Oscar Levant  •  Nanette Fabray

The Invisible Man Returns (1940) RT 82% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Mar 2005

The owner of a coal mining operation, falsely imprisoned for fratricide, takes a drug to make him invisible, despite its side effect: gradual madness.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
CAST:  Cedric Hardwicke  •  Vincent Price  •  Nan Grey  •  John Sutton

The Manchurian Candidate (1962) RT 98% / Audience 90%

DVD release: May 2001

Near the end of the Korean War, a platoon of U.S. soldiers is captured by communists and brainwashed. Following the war, the platoon is returned home, and Sergeant Raymond ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Frankenheimer
CAST:  Frank Sinatra  •  Janet Leigh  •  Laurence Harvey  •  Angela Lansbury

The Music Man (1962) RT 94% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Feb 1999

A con man comes to an Iowa town with a scam using a boy's marching band program, but things don't go according to plan.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Morton DaCosta
CAST:  Robert Preston  •  Shirley Jones  •  Buddy Hackett  •  Ron Howard

To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) RT 91% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Apr 1998

Scout Finch, 6, and her older brother Jem live in sleepy Maycomb, Alabama, spending much of their time with their friend Dill and spying on their reclusive and mysterious ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Mulligan
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Mary Badham  •  Phillip Alford  •  Robert Duvall