Search results for "Dean Jagger"

Vanishing Point (1971)

Kowalski works for a car delivery service, and takes delivery of a 1970 Dodge Challenger to drive from Colorado to San Francisco. Shortly after pickup, he takes a bet to get ...  (more)

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

Alligator (1980) RT 67% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Sep 2007

A baby alligator is flushed down a Chicago toilet and survives by eating discarded lab rats, injected with growth hormones. The now gigantic animal, escapes the city sewers, ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lewis Teague
CAST:  Robert Forster  •  Robin Riker  •  Michael V. Gazzo  •  Jack Carter

Bad Day at Black Rock (1955) RT 97% / Audience 88%

DVD release: May 2005

A stranger visits a tiny Western town determined to keep a horrible secret.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  John Sturges
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Robert Ryan  •  Anne Francis  •  Walter Brennan

Dark City (1950) RT Audience 49%

DVD release: Jul 2010

Danny Haley's bookie operation is shut down, so he and his pals need money; when Danny meets Arthur Winant, a sucker from out of town, he decoys him into a series of poker ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  William Dieterle
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Viveca Lindfors  •  Dean Jagger

Firecreek (1968) RT Audience 57%

A peace-loving, part-time sheriff in the small town of Firecreek must take a stand when a gang of vicious outlaws takes over his town.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Vincent McEveety
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Henry Fonda  •  Inger Stevens  •  Gary Lockwood

Forty Guns (1957) RT 100% / Audience 65%

DVD release: May 2005

An authoritarian rancher rules an Arizona county with her private posse of hired guns. When a new Marshall arrives to set things straight, the cattle queen finds herself ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Barbara Stanwyck  •  Barry Sullivan  •  Dean Jagger  •  John Ericson

The Game of Death (1978)

A martial arts movie star must fake his death to find the people who are trying to kill him.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Clouse
CAST:  Bruce Lee  •  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar  •  Chuck Norris  •  Sammo Hung

Private Hell 36 (1954) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: Aug 2012

Two LA detectives get in over their heads when they get involved with a nightclub singer who holds the key to the missing loot from a New York elevator robbery. Once they find ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Don Siegel
CAST:  Ida Lupino  •  Steve Cochran  •  Howard Duff  •  Dean Jagger

Pursued (1947) RT 100% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jan 2003

A hard-hitting western drama starring Mitchum as an orphan raised by a feuding family who wants to see him dead.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  Raoul Walsh
CAST:  Teresa Wright  •  Robert Mitchum  •  Judith Anderson  •  Dean Jagger

Sister Kenny (1946) RT Audience 70%

True story of the Australian nurse who fought to gain acceptance for her polio-treatment methods.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dudley Nichols
CAST:  Rosalind Russell  •  Alexander Knox  •  Dean Jagger  •  Philip Merivale

The Honeymoon Machine (1961) RT Audience 56%

DVD release: Jan 1993

Lieutenant Fergie Howard, Ensign Beau Gilliam and navy scientist Jason Elderidge use their ships computer, designed to calculate missile trajectories, to calculate a roulette ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Richard Thorpe
CAST:  Steve McQueen  •  Jim Hutton  •  Paula Prentiss  •  Brigid Bazlen

Twelve O'Clock High (1949) RT 96% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Nov 2001

In this story of the early days of daylight bombing raids over Germany, General Frank Savage must take command of a "hard luck" bomber group. Much of the story deals with his ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Henry King
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Hugh Marlowe  •  Gary Merrill  •  Millard Mitchell

Western Union (1941) RT 80% / Audience 60%

When Edward Creighton leads the construction of the Western Union to unite East with West, he hires a Western reformed outlaw and a tenderfoot Eastern surveyor.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Fritz Lang
CAST:  Robert Young  •  Randolph Scott  •  Dean Jagger  •  Virginia Gilmore

When Strangers Marry (1944)

Young Robert Mitchum may not be what Kim Hunter thinks he is in the thriller When Strangers Marry.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  William Castle
CAST:  Dean Jagger  •  Kim Hunter  •  Robert Mitchum  •  Neil Hamilton

White Christmas (1954) RT 76% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Nov 2000

Two talented song-and-dance men team up after the war to become one of the hottest acts in show business. In time they befriend and become romantically involved with the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Curtiz
CAST:  Bing Crosby  •  Danny Kaye  •  Rosemary Clooney  •  Vera-Ellen

X the Unknown (1956)

When a fissure explosively opens in an English mud flat during a military exercise there, injuring one soldier and killing another, an American research scientist at a nearby ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Joseph Losey  •  Leslie Norman
CAST:  Dean Jagger  •  Edward Chapman  •  Leo McKern  •  Anthony Newley

Brigham Young (1940) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Based on the story of the famous Mormon leader, it follows Brigham Young and his challenge to transport his people across the Rocky mountains to settle in Salt Lake City. The ...  (more)

GENRES: History • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Henry Hathaway
CAST:  Tyrone Power  •  Linda Darnell  •  Dean Jagger  •  Brian Donlevy

The Kremlin Letter (1970) RT Audience 60%

A network of older spies from the West recruits a young intelligence officer with a photographic memory to accompany them on a mission inside Russia. They must recover a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Huston
CAST:  Richard Boone  •  Nigel Green  •  Dean Jagger  •  Lila Kedrova

Executive Suite (1954) RT 100% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Oct 2007

When the head of a large manufacturing firm dies suddenly from a stroke, his vice-presidents vie to see who will replace him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Wise
CAST:  William Holden  •  Barbara Stanwyck  •  Fredric March  •  June Allyson

The Stranger (1973) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Jan 1996

TV series pilot (series never launched). After a freak mishap, an astronaut finds himself on an almost precise copy of Earth (right down to the Plymouth cars). However, this ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Lee H. Katzin
CAST:  Glenn Corbett  •  Cameron Mitchell  •  Sharon Acker  •  Lew Ayres