Search results for "Delmer Daves"

3:10 to Yuma (1957) RT 96% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Apr 2002

Dave Evans, a small time farmer, is hired to escort Ben Wade, a dangerous outlaw, to Yuma. As Evans and Wade wait for the 3:10 train to Yuma, Wade's gang is racing to free him.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Glenn Ford  •  Van Heflin  •  Felicia Farr  •  Leora Dana

Broken Arrow (1950) RT 89% / Audience 71%

DVD release: May 2007

Indian scout Tom Jeffords (James Stewart) is sent out to stem the war between the Whites and Apaches in the late 1870s. He learns (through an uncomfortably close encounter) ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Jeff Chandler  •  Debra Paget  •  Basil Ruysdael

Dark Passage (1947) RT 92% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Nov 2003

A man convicted of murdering his wife escapes from prison and works with a woman to try and prove his innocence.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Humphrey Bogart  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Bruce Bennett  •  Agnes Moorehead

Spencer's Mountain (1963) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Clay Spencer is a hard-working man who loves his wife and large family. He is respected by his neighbors and always ready to give them a helping hand. Although not a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  Maureen O'Hara  •  James MacArthur  •  Donald Crisp

The Hanging Tree (1959) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Jun 1993

Character study of a Doctor who saves a local criminal from a mob who are trying to hang him, but then tries to control the life of the young man, realising that he can ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Gary Cooper  •  Maria Schell  •  Karl Malden  •  George C. Scott

The Last Wagon (1956) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: May 2006

When a handful of settlers survive an Apache attack on their wagon train they must put their lives into the hands of Comanche Todd, a white man who has lived with the ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Richard Widmark  •  Felicia Farr  •  Susan Kohner  •  Tommy Rettig

The Red House (1947) RT 80% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Dec 1998

Pete and Ellen have reared Meg as their own, ever since she was a baby and her parents took off. Now a teen, Meg convinces her friend Nath to come help with chores on the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Edward G. Robinson  •  Lon McCallister  •  Judith Anderson  •  Rory Calhoun

Destination Tokyo (1943) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: Jun 2004

During World War II, Captain Cassidy and his crew of submariners are ordered into Tokyo Bay on a secret mission. They are to gather information in advance of the planned ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Alan Hale  •  John Garfield  •  John Ridgely

Demetrius and the Gladiators (1954) RT 80% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Feb 2001

The story picks up at the point where "The Robe" ends, following the martyrdom of Diana and Marcellus. Christ's robe is conveyed to Peter for safe-keeping, but the emperor ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Victor Mature  •  Susan Hayward  •  Michael Rennie  •  Debra Paget

Task Force (1949)

After learning the finer points of carrier aviation in the 1920s, career officer Jonathan Scott and his pals spend the next two decades promoting the superiority of naval air ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Gary Cooper  •  Jane Wyatt  •  Wayne Morris  •  Walter Brennan

Hollywood Canteen (1944) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: Nov 2008

Dozens of Warner Brothers stars come together in this 1940s musical/comedy  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Jack Benny  •  Joe E. Brown  •  Eddie Cantor  •  Kitty Carlisle

Return of the Texan (1952)

A young widower named Sam Crockett returns from Kansas City to his small hometown in rural Texas, bringing with him his feisty grandfather and two young sons, Steve and Yoyo. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Dale Robertson  •  Joanne Dru  •  Walter Brennan  •  Richard Boone

Treasure of the Golden Condor (1953)

A nobleman searches for a hidden treasure in Guatemala.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Cornel Wilde  •  Constance Smith  •  Anne Bancroft  •  Fay Wray

The Battle of the Villa Fiorita (1965)

Two British children travel to Italy in an attempt to break up their runaway mother's affair with an Italian concert pianist.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Maureen O'Hara  •  Rossano Brazzi  •  Richard Todd  •  Phyllis Calvert

Youngblood Hawke (1964)

An unknown Kentucky writer (James Franciscus) comes to New York and pursues fame and women (Suzanne Pleshette, Genevieve Page).  (more)

DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  James Franciscus  •  Suzanne Pleshette  •  Geneviève Page  •  Eva Gabor

Drum Beat (1954)

President Grant orders Indian fighter MacKay to negotiate with the Modocs of northern California and southern Oregon. On the way he must escort Nancy Meek to the home of her ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Western
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Alan Ladd  •  Audrey Dalton  •  Marisa Pavan  •  Charles Bronson

Susan Slade (1961) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Jan 2009

A pregnant teen allows her mother to pass the baby off as her own.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Troy Donahue  •  Connie Stevens  •  Dorothy McGuire  •  Lloyd Nolan

Bird of Paradise (1951) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Sep 1999

Andre Laurence accompanies his college roommate, Tenga, back to Tenga's Polynesian island home. There, Andre, assumes the native life and, after many trials with the native ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Debra Paget  •  Louis Jourdan  •  Jeff Chandler  •  Everett Sloane

A Kiss in the Dark (1949) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Feb 2013

A concert pianist's (David Niven) manager buys him a building with tenants, one of whom (Jane Wyman) catches his eye.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  David Niven  •  Jane Wyman  •  Victor Moore  •  Wayne Morris

To the Victor (1948)

An American serviceman remains in France after WWII and becomes a black marketeer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Dennis Morgan  •  Viveca Lindfors  •  Anthony Caruso  •  William Conrad