Search results for "Dan O'Herlihy"

Fail-Safe (1964) RT 95% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Because of a technical defect an American bomber team mistakenly orders the destruction of Moscow. The President of the United States has but little time to prevent an atomic ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  Walter Matthau  •  Fritz Weaver  •  Larry Hagman

Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)

Dr. Daniel Challis and Ellie Grimbridge stumble onto a gruesome murder scheme when Ellie's novelty-salesman father, Harry, is killed while in possession of a strange mask made ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Tommy Lee Wallace
CAST:  Tom Atkins  •  Stacey Nelkin  •  Dan O'Herlihy  •  Michael Currie

Imitation of Life (1959) RT 84% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Lora Meredith, a white single mother who dreams of being on Broadway, has a chance encounter with Annie Johnson, a black widow. Annie becomes the caretaker of Lora's daughter, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Douglas Sirk
CAST:  Lana Turner  •  Juanita Moore  •  John Gavin  •  Sandra Dee

Invasion U.S.A. (1952) RT Audience 9%

DVD release: Aug 2004

A group of American witness the deadly invasion of the United States by the Soviet Union.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Gerald Mohr  •  Peggie Castle  •  Dan O'Herlihy  •  Robert Bice

Macbeth (1948) RT 87% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Sep 2012

A Scottish warlord and his wife murder their way to a pair of crowns.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Orson Welles
CAST:  Orson Welles  •  Jeanette Nolan  •  Dan O'Herlihy  •  Alan Napier

Odd Man Out (1947) RT 100% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Apr 2015

Belfast police conduct a door-to-door manhunt for an IRA gunman (James Mason) wounded in a daring robbery.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Carol Reed
CAST:  James Mason  •  Robert Newton  •  Cyril Cusack  •  F.J. McCormick

RoboCop (1987) RT 88% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Oct 2001

In a violent, near-apocalyptic Detroit, evil corporation Omni Consumer Products wins a contract from the city government to privatize the police force. To test their ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Paul Verhoeven
CAST:  Peter Weller  •  Nancy Allen  •  Ronny Cox  •  Kurtwood Smith

RoboCop 2 (1990) RT 32% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Oct 1997

After a successful deployment of the Robocop Law Enforcement unit, OCP sees its goal of urban pacification come closer and closer, but as this develops, a new narcotic known ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Irvin Kershner
CAST:  Peter Weller  •  Belinda Bauer  •  John Glover  •  Gabriel Damon

The Carey Treatment (1972)

Dr. Peter Carey is a pathologist at a Boston hospital. The daughter of the hospital's Chief of Staff dies after an illegal abortion goes wrong, and Carey's friend and ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Blake Edwards
CAST:  James Coburn  •  Jennifer O'Neill  •  Pat Hingle  •  Skye Aubrey

The Dead (1987) RT 92% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Apr 2006

An all-Irish cast (including Donal McCann, Rachael Dowling and Colm Meaney) lends authenticity and gravitas to director John Huston's final film, an elegiac take on a short ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Huston
CAST:  Anjelica Huston  •  Donal McCann  •  Dan O'Herlihy  •  Helena Carroll

The Last Starfighter (1984) RT 76% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Jun 1999

A video game expert Alex Rogan finds himself transported to another planet after conquering The Last Starfighter video game only to find out it was just a test. He was ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Nick Castle
CAST:  Lance Guest  •  Dan O'Herlihy  •  Catherine Mary Stewart  •  Barbara Bosson

The Virgin Queen (1955) RT Audience 62%

DVD release: Apr 2008

Sir Walter Raleigh overcomes court intrigue to win favor with the Queen in order to get financing for a proposed voyage to the New World.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Henry Koster
CAST:  Richard Todd  •  Bette Davis  •  Joan Collins  •  Jay Robinson

Waterloo (1970) RT Audience 81%

DVD release: Oct 2005

After defeating France and imprisoning Napoleon on Elba, ending two decades of war, Europe is shocked to find Napoleon has escaped and has caused the French Army to defect ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Sergey Bondarchuk
CAST:  Rod Steiger  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Orson Welles  •  Jack Hawkins

The Blue Veil (1951) RT Audience 80%

Louise Mason is a young widow who fills her empty life with the task of becoming a children's nurse. As the years pass, and the widow tries to find her own place in life, her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Curtis Bernhardt  •  Busby Berkeley
CAST:  Jane Wyman  •  Charles Laughton  •  Joan Blondell  •  Richard Carlson

100 Rifles (1969) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: May 2006

When half-breed Indian Yaqui Joe robs an Arizona bank, he is pursued by dogged lawman Lyedecker. Fleeing to Mexico, Joe is imprisoned by General Verdugo, who is waging a war ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • War • Western
CAST:  Jim Brown  •  Raquel Welch  •  Burt Reynolds  •  Fernando Lamas

The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel (1951)

The life and career of Erwin Rommel and his involvement in the plot to assassinate Hitler.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Henry Hathaway
CAST:  James Mason  •  Cedric Hardwicke  •  Jessica Tandy  •  Luther Adler

Soldiers Three (1951) RT Audience 14%

Kiplingesque tale of British forces in 19th-century India.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • War
DIRECTION:  Tay Garnett
CAST:  Stewart Granger  •  Walter Pidgeon  •  David Niven  •  Robert Newton

Larceny (1948)

DVD release: Mar 2004

John Payne is the no-good lowdown rat who tries to capitalize on postwar patriotism and grief. He finagles a war widow (Joan Caulfied) into giving up her savings for a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  George Sherman
CAST:  John Payne  •  Joan Caulfield  •  Dan Duryea  •  Shelley Winters

Love, Cheat & Steal (1993) RT Audience 14%

DVD release: Jun 1994

The beautiful Lauren gets married with an older man. She is unexpectedly confronted with her ex, an escaped criminal.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  William Curran
CAST:  John Lithgow  •  Eric Roberts  •  Mädchen Amick  •  Richard Edson

Actor's and Sin (1952)

Two-part story--the first is about a washed-up Broadway actor and his tough daughter, who is a bigger star than he is; the second is about a literary agent whose newest ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lee Garmes  •  Ben Hecht
CAST:  Edward G. Robinson  •  Eddie Albert  •  Marsha Hunt  •  Alan Reed