Search results for "Dana Andrews"

A Walk in the Sun (1945) RT 100% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Jul 1998

In the 1943 invasion of Italy, one American platoon lands, digs in, then makes its way inland to attempt to take a fortified farmhouse, as tension and casualties mount. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Lloyd Bridges  •  Richard Conte  •  Richard Benedict

Airport 1975 (1974) RT 29% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Apr 1998

"Something hit us...the crew is us, please, please help us!" With these terrifying words, 22 of Hollywood's greatest stars find themselves aboard a pilotless jumbo ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Karen Black  •  George Kennedy  •  Gloria Swanson

Ball of Fire (1941) RT 100% / Audience 90%

DVD release: May 2007

A group of academics have spent years shut up in a house working on the definitive encyclopedia. When one of them discovers that his entry on slang is hopelessly outdated, he ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Howard Hawks
CAST:  Gary Cooper  •  Barbara Stanwyck  •  S.Z. Sakall  •  Henry Travers

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

Beyond a Reasonable Doubt (1956) RT 69% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Dec 2009

A newspaper publisher, wanting to prove a point about the insufficiency of circumstantial evidence, talks his possible son-in-law Tom into a hoax in an attempt to expose ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Fritz Lang
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Joan Fontaine  •  Sidney Blackmer  •  Arthur Franz

Boomerang (1947) RT 40% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Sep 2002

In a quiet Connecticut town, a kindly priest is murdered while waiting at a street corner. The citizens are horrified and demand action from the police. All of the witnesses ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Elia Kazan
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Jane Wyatt  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Cara Williams

Brainstorm (1965) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Mar 2009

Brainstorm, released in 1965, is a late film noir whose male protagonist at first prevents the suicide of his employer's wife, falls in love with her, and is later driven to ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  William Conrad
CAST:  Jeffrey Hunter  •  Anne Francis  •  Dana Andrews  •  Viveca Lindfors

Crack in the World (1965) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Jul 2010

Dr. Steven Sorenson plans to tap the geothermal energy of the Earth's interior by means of a thermonuclear device detonated deep within the Earth.This experiment causes a ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Andrew Marton
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Janette Scott  •  Kieron Moore  •  Alexander Knox

Edge of Doom (1950) RT Audience 36%

A priest sets out to catch the man who killed one of his colleagues.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mark Robson
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Farley Granger  •  Joan Evans  •  Robert Keith

Fallen Angel (1945) RT 78% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Mar 2006

Otto Preminger's classic film noir offering captures the common postwar struggle to get ahead, and one man's balancing act between two women. Dana Andrews stars as a drifter ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  Alice Faye  •  Dana Andrews  •  Linda Darnell  •  Charles Bickford

Hot Rods to Hell (1967) RT Audience 42%

DVD release: Jun 2007

While on a business trip, Tom Phillips is in a car accident caused by a reckless driver. Tom survives the accident with a severe chronic back injury which results in him not ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Brahm
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Jeanne Crain  •  Mimsy Farmer  •  Laurie Mock

In Harm's Way (1965) RT 40% / Audience 82%

DVD release: May 2001

A naval officer reprimanded after Pearl Harbor is later promoted to rear admiral and gets a second chance to prove himself against the Japanese.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Kirk Douglas  •  Patricia Neal  •  Tom Tryon

Laura (1944)

A police detective falls in love with the woman whose murder he's investigating.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  Gene Tierney  •  Dana Andrews  •  Clifton Webb  •  Vincent Price

Night of the Demon (1957)

American professor John Holden arrives in London for a conference on parapsychology only to discover that the colleague he was supposed to meet was killed in a freak accident ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Jacques Tourneur
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Peggy Cummins  •  Niall MacGinnis  •  Maurice Denham

The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) RT 96% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Oct 1997

It's the hope that sustains the spirit of every GI: the dream of the day when he will finally return home. For three WWII veterans, the day has arrived. But for each man, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  William Wyler
CAST:  Fredric March  •  Myrna Loy  •  Dana Andrews  •  Teresa Wright

The Devil's Brigade (1968) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: May 2002

1968 American war film about the formation and first mission of the joint Canadian-American WWII special forces winter and mountain unit formally called 1st Special Service ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • War
DIRECTION:  Andrew McLaglen
CAST:  William Holden  •  Cliff Robertson  •  Vince Edwards  •  Andrew Prine

The Ox-Bow Incident (1943) RT 94% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Nov 2003

Gil Carter and Art Croft ride into a small Nevada town plagued by cattle thieves. Initially suspected of being the rustlers themselves, Carter and Croft eventually join a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  William A. Wellman
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  Dana Andrews  •  Mary Beth Hughes  •  Anthony Quinn

The Satan Bug (1965) RT 60% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Jul 1996

The Satan Bug (1965) is a science fiction film in which a US government germ warfare lab has had an accident. The first theory is that one of the germs has been released and ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  John Sturges
CAST:  George Maharis  •  Richard Basehart  •  Anne Francis  •  Dana Andrews

The Westerner (1940) RT 100% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Sep 1998

Drifter Cole Harden is accused of stealing a horse and faces hanging by self-appointed Judge Roy Bean, but Harden manages to talk his way out of it by claiming to be a friend ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  William Wyler
CAST:  Gary Cooper  •  Walter Brennan  •  Doris Davenport  •  Fred Stone

Where the Sidewalk Ends (1950) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Dec 2005

Tough NYC police detective Dixon misses out on a promotion because of his record of roughing up suspects. When he accidentally kills a suspect in a murder case he plants clues ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Gene Tierney  •  Gary Merrill  •  Bert Freed