Search results for "Dan Dailey"


Pepe (1960) RT Audience 48%

Mario "Cantinflas" Moreno is a hired hand, Pepe, employed on a ranch. A boozing Hollywood director buys a white stallion that belongs to Pepe's boss. Pepe, determined to get ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  Shirley Jones  •  Dan Dailey  •  Carlos Montalbán

The Mortal Storm (1940) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jul 1994

The Roth family leads a quiet life in a small village in the German Alps during the early 1930s. When the Nazis come to power, the family is divided and Martin Brietner, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Margaret Sullavan  •  James Stewart  •  Robert Young  •  Frank Morgan

There's No Business Like Show Business (1954) RT 69% / Audience 58%

DVD release: May 2002

Molly and Terry Donahue, plus their three children, are The Five Donahues. Son Tim meets hat-check girl Vicky and the family act begins to fall apart.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Walter Lang
CAST:  Ethel Merman  •  Donald O'Connor  •  Marilyn Monroe  •  Dan Dailey

This Is the Army (1943) RT Audience 52%

DVD release: Mar 2005

In WW I dancer Jerry Jones stages an all-soldier show on Broadway, called Yip Yip Yaphank. Wounded in the War, he becomes a producer. In WW II his son Johnny Jones, who was ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Curtiz
CAST:  George Murphy  •  Joan Leslie  •  George Tobias  •  Alan Hale

The Wings of Eagles (1957) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Jun 2006

The story of Frank W. "Spig" Wead - a Navy-flyer turned screenwriter.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  John Ford
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Dan Dailey  •  Maureen O'Hara  •  Ward Bond

Hullabaloo (1940)

DVD release: May 2012

A professional golfer who has become a businessman for his fiancee helps a vagrant get a job and ends up losing his own.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edwin L. Marin
CAST:  Frank Morgan  •  Virginia Grey  •  Dan Dailey  •  Billie Burke

A Ticket to Tomahawk (1950) RT Audience 50%

Comedy western about a cowboy who is hired by a stagecoach boss to stop the railroad reaching his territory and putting him out of business. He uses everything from Indians to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Western
DIRECTION:  Richard Sale
CAST:  Dan Dailey  •  Anne Baxter  •  Rory Calhoun  •  Walter Brennan

That's Entertainment, Part II (1976)

Gene Kelly and Fred Astaire present more golden moments from the MGM film library, this time including comedy and drama as well as classic musical numbers.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Gene Kelly
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  Gene Kelly  •  Judy Garland  •  Mickey Rooney

Dulcy (1940)

A dizzy young woman aranges to turn her inventor-boyfriend's vacation into a chance meeting with a possible investor who happens to be her brother's future father-in-law. And ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Ann Sothern  •  Ian Hunter  •  Roland Young  •  Reginald Gardiner

The Captain Is a Lady (1940)

Because of a bad investment, Captain and Mrs. Peabody are evicted from their home. Mrs. Peabody finds lodging at a retirement home, but as only single women are allowed, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Robert B. Sinclair
CAST:  Charles Coburn  •  Beulah Bondi  •  Virginia Grey  •  Helen Broderick




Down in San Diego (1941)

A group of neighborhood teenagers discover some suspicious goings-on near a naval base in San Diego, and suspect that a foreign espionage ring is at work trying to find out ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert B. Sinclair
CAST:  Bonita Granville  •  Ray McDonald  •  Dan Dailey  •  Leo Gorcey

The Wild Man of Borneo (1941)

A medicine show man tries to con people into believing he's a legitimate stage actor.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert B. Sinclair
CAST:  Frank Morgan  •  Mary Howard  •  Billie Burke  •  Donald Meek

Mokey (1942)

A newlywed tries to deal with her troubled stepchild.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Wells Root
CAST:  Dan Dailey  •  Donna Reed  •  Robert Blake  •  Cordell Hickman

Give My Regards to Broadway (1948)

A family vaudeville act is threatened when the eldest son is offered a contract to play baseball. Musical.  (more)

GENRES: Music
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  Dan Dailey  •  Charles Winninger  •  Fay Bainter  •  Jane Nigh

You're My Everything (1949)

In 1924, stage-struck Boston blueblood Hannah Adams picks up musical star Tim O'Connor and takes him home for dinner. One thing leads to another, and when Tim's show rolls on ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Walter Lang
CAST:  Dan Dailey  •  Anne Baxter  •  Anne Revere  •  Stanley Ridges

My Blue Heaven (1950) RT Audience 61%

DVD release: Jun 2006

Radio star Kitty Moran, long married to partner Jack, finds she's pregnant, but miscarries. For a change, the couple turn their act into a series on early TV and try to adopt ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Henry Koster
CAST:  Betty Grable  •  Dan Dailey  •  David Wayne  •  Jane Wyatt

Call Me Mister (1951)

A G.I. in occupied Japan tries to re-woo his old love, who's putting on a show for the troops.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  Betty Grable  •  Dan Dailey  •  Danny Thomas  •  Dale Robertson

Taxi (1953) RT 10% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Feb 2005

New York City taxicab driver/owner Ed Nielson has to make a payment on his cab by nightfall, but a passenger he has just picked up, Mary Turner, just off the ship from Ireland ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gregory Ratoff
CAST:  Dan Dailey  •  Constance Smith  •  Neva Patterson  •  Blanche Yurka

The Kid from Left Field (1953) RT Audience 42%

Coop's an ex-ballplayer is now a peanut vendor, who takes too much of an interest in the game. But he's passed on his craze for baseball to his son, Christie. When his dad ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Harmon Jones
CAST:  Dan Dailey  •  Anne Bancroft  •  Billy Chapin  •  Lloyd Bridges