Search results for "Doris Lloyd"

The Sound of Music (1965)

A tomboyish postulant at an Austrian abbey becomes a governess in the home of a widowed naval captain with seven children, and brings a new love of life and music into the home.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Wise
CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Eleanor Parker  •  Bill Lee

Mary Poppins (1964) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Mar 1998

A magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  Dick Van Dyke  •  David Tomlinson  •  Glynis Johns

Adam's Rib (1949) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Sep 2000

When a woman attempts to kill her uncaring husband, prosecutor Adam Bonner gets the case. Unfortunately for him his wife Amanda (who happens to be a lawyer too) decides to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Katharine Hepburn  •  Judy Holliday  •  Tom Ewell

Alice in Wonderland (1951) RT 79% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Feb 2011

On a golden afternoon, young Alice follows a White Rabbit, who disappears down a nearby rabbit hole. Quickly following him, she tumbles into the burrow - and enters the merry, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy • Music
DIRECTION:  Clyde Geronimi  •  Wilfred Jackson  •  Hamilton Luske
CAST:  Kathryn Beaumont  •  Verna Felton  •  Ed Wynn  •  Richard Haydn

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941) RT 65% / Audience 62%

Dr. Jekyll believes good and evil exist in everyone and creates a potion that allows his evil side, Mr. Hyde, to come to the fore. He faces horrible consequences when he lets ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Victor Fleming
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Ingrid Bergman  •  Lana Turner  •  Donald Crisp

Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (1943) RT 25% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Graverobbers open the grave of the Wolfman and awake him. He doesn't like the idea of being immortal and killing people when the moon is full, so he tries to find Dr. ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Roy William Neill
CAST:  Ilona Massey  •  Patric Knowles  •  Lionel Atwill  •  Bela Lugosi

Intermezzo (1939)

A concert violinist becomes charmed with his daughter's talented piano teacher. When he invites her to go on tour with him, they make beautiful music away from the concert ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gregory Ratoff
CAST:  Leslie Howard  •  Ingrid Bergman  •  John Halliday  •  Cecil Kellaway

Mutiny on the Bounty (1935) RT 94% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Feb 2004

Fletcher Christian successfully leads a revolt against the ruthless Captain Bligh on the HMS Bounty. However, Bligh returns one year later, hell bent on avenging his captors.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Frank Lloyd
CAST:  Charles Laughton  •  Clark Gable  •  Franchot Tone  •  Herbert Mundin

My Name Is Julia Ross (1945) RT 100% / Audience 65%

Julia Ross secures employment, through a rather nosy employment agency, with a wealthy widow, Mrs. Hughes, and goes to live at her house. 2 days later, she awakens - in a ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  Joseph H. Lewis
CAST:  Nina Foch  •  Dame May Whitty  •  George Macready  •  Roland Varno

Night Monster (1942)

Kurt Ingston, a rich recluse, invites the doctors who left him a hopeless cripple to his desolate mansion in the swamps as one by one they meet horrible deaths.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Ford Beebe
CAST:  Bela Lugosi  •  Lionel Atwill  •  Leif Erickson  •  Irene Hervey

Phantom Lady (1944) RT 100% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Apr 2007

A mystery woman is a murder suspect's only alibi for the night of his wife's death. Based on a story by noir scribe Cornell Woolrich.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Siodmak
CAST:  Franchot Tone  •  Ella Raines  •  Alan Curtis  •  Aurora Miranda

Tarzan and the Leopard Woman (1946) RT Audience 41%

An African tribe devoted to the leopard cult is dedicated to preventing civilization from moving further into Africa. Tarzan fights them when the cult first attacks a caravan ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Romance
DIRECTION:  Kurt Neumann
CAST:  Johnny Weissmuller  •  Brenda Joyce  •  Johnny Sheffield  •  Acquanetta

Tarzan the Ape Man (1932) RT 100% / Audience 68%

James Parker and Harry Holt are on an expedition in Africa in search of the elephant burial grounds that will provide enough ivory to make them rich. Parker’s beautiful ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
CAST:  Johnny Weissmuller  •  Maureen O'Sullivan  •  Neil Hamilton  •  C. Aubrey Smith

The Ghost of Frankenstein (1942)

Ygor discovers Frankenstein's creation is still alive and brings him to the Doctor's son, Ludwig, for help. Obsessed with restoring the monster to his full potential, Ludwig ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Erle C. Kenton
CAST:  Ralph Bellamy  •  Lionel Atwill  •  Bela Lugosi  •  Janet Ann Gallow

The Letter (1940) RT 100% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Jan 2005

After a woman shoots a man to death, a damning letter she wrote raises suspicions.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  William Wyler
CAST:  Bette Davis  •  Herbert Marshall  •  James Stephenson  •  Frieda Inescort

The Time Machine (1960) RT 77% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Oct 2000

A Victorian Englishman travels to the far future and finds that humanity has divided into two hostile species.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy • Romance • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Pal
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Alan Young  •  Yvette Mimieux  •  Sebastian Cabot

The Wolf Man (1941)

After his brother's death, Larry Talbot returns home to his father and the family estate. Events soon take a turn for the worse when Larry is bitten by a werewolf.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror
DIRECTION:  George Waggner
CAST:  Lon Chaney, Jr.  •  Claude Rains  •  Warren William  •  Bela Lugosi

Waterloo Bridge (1931) RT Audience 73%

In World War I London, Myra is an American out of work chorus girl making ends meet by picking up men on Waterloo Bridge. During a Zeppelin air raid she meets Roy, a naive ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  James Whale
CAST:  Mae Clarke  •  Douglass Montgomery  •  Doris Lloyd  •  Frederick Kerr

Disraeli (1929)

DVD release: Apr 2008

Prime Minister of Great Britain Benjamin Disraeli outwits the subterfuge of the Russians and chicanery at home in order to secure the purchase of the Suez Canal.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  George Arliss  •  Joan Bennett  •  Florence Arliss  •  Anthony Bushell

Sarah and Son (1930) RT Audience 67%

A ne'er-do-well husband, after years of abusing his wife, disappears with their son, and winds up selling him to a wealthy family. Years later, the wife--now a world-famous ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dorothy Arzner
CAST:  Ruth Chatterton  •  Fredric March  •  Fuller Mellish Jr.  •  Gilbert Emery