Search results for "Eddie Albert"

Roman Holiday (1953) RT 98% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Nov 2002

Overwhelmed by her suffocating schedule, touring European princess Ann takes off for a night while in Rome. When a sedative she took from her doctor kicks in, however, she ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  William Wyler
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Audrey Hepburn  •  Eddie Albert  •  Hartley Power

The Concorde...Airport '79 (1979)

The last of the 'Airport' series again stars George Kennedy as aviation disaster-prone Joe Patroni, this time having to contend with nuclear missiles, the French Air Force and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Lowell Rich
CAST:  Alain Delon  •  Susan Blakely  •  Robert Wagner  •  Sylvia Kristel

The Devil's Rain (1975) RT 20% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Jun 1999

Satanists in the middle west terrorize and sometimes melt the terrified locals.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Robert Fuest
CAST:  Ernest Borgnine  •  Eddie Albert  •  Ida Lupino  •  William Shatner

The Heartbreak Kid (1972) RT Audience 65%

Three days into his Miami honeymoon, Lenny meets tall, blonde Kelly. This confirms him in his opinion that he has made a serious mistake and he decides he wants Kelly instead.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Elaine May
CAST:  Charles Grodin  •  Jeannie Berlin  •  Mitchell Jason  •  Augusta Dabney

The Longest Day (1962) RT 92% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Nov 1999

The retelling of June 6, 1944, from the perspectives of the Germans, US, British, Canadians, and the Free French. Marshall Erwin Rommel, touring the defenses being established ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Ken Annakin  •  Bernhard Wicki  •  Andrew Marton
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Robert Mitchum  •  Henry Fonda  •  Sean Connery

The Longest Yard (1974) RT 81% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Jan 2001

In this rough-and-tumble yarn, actually filmed on-location at the Georgia State Prision, the cons are the heroes and the guards are the heavies. Eddie Albert is the sadistic ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Burt Reynolds  •  Eddie Albert  •  Ed Lauter  •  Bernadette Peters

The Roots of Heaven (1958) RT Audience 50%

In Fort Lamy, French Equitorial Africa, idealist Morel launches a one-man campaign to preserve the African elephant from extinction, which he sees as the last remaining "roots ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Huston
CAST:  Errol Flynn  •  Trevor Howard  •  Eddie Albert  •  Juliette Gréco

The Teahouse of the August Moon (1956) RT 86% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Nov 2006

An Okinawan translator introduces U.S. occupation forces to the joys of local life.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Daniel Mann
CAST:  Marlon Brando  •  Glenn Ford  •  Eddie Albert  •  Paul Ford

Yes, Giorgio (1982) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Mar 2009

A famous opera singer, Giorgio Fini, loses his voice during an American tour. He goes to a female throat specialist, Pamela Taylor, whom he falls in love with.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Franklin J. Schaffner
CAST:  Luciano Pavarotti  •  Kathryn Harrold  •  Eddie Albert  •  Paola Borboni

Smash-Up, the Story of a Woman (1947)

A nightclub singer uses alcohol in excess to sooth her painful life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stuart Heisler
CAST:  Susan Hayward  •  Lee Bowman  •  Marsha Hunt  •  Eddie Albert

I'll Cry Tomorrow (1955) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: Nov 2007

Deprived of a normal childhood by her ambitious mother, Katie (Jo Van Fleet), Lillian Roth (Susan Hayward) becomes a star of Broadway and Hollywood before she is twenty. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Mann
CAST:  Susan Hayward  •  Richard Conte  •  Eddie Albert  •  Jo Van Fleet

Dreamscape (1984)

A government funded project looks into using psychics to enter people's dreams, with some mechanical help. When a subject dies in his sleep from a heart attack Alex Gardner ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joseph Ruben
CAST:  Dennis Quaid  •  Max von Sydow  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Eddie Albert

Captain Newman, M.D. (1963) RT Audience 64%

DVD release: Nov 2008

In 1944, Capt. Josiah J. Newman is the doctor in charge of Ward 7, the neuropsychiatric ward, at an Army Air Corps hospital in Arizona. The hospital is under-resourced and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  David Miller
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Tony Curtis  •  Angie Dickinson  •  Eddie Albert

Head Office (1985) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Aug 2005

In this comic take on big-business wheelings and dealings, an ambitious senator's son (Judge Reinhold) moves up the corporate ladder through undeserved promotions. But against ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ken Finkleman
CAST:  Judge Reinhold  •  Lori-Nan Engler  •  Eddie Albert  •  Merritt Butrick

The Big Picture (1989) RT 91% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Oct 2002

Hollywood beckons for recent film school grad Nick Chapman, who is out to capitalize on the momentum from his national award-winning student film. Studio executive Allen Habel ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Christopher Guest
CAST:  Kevin Bacon  •  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  J. T. Walsh  •  Teri Hatcher

Take This Job and Shove It (1981) RT Audience 51%

DVD release: Mar 2004

A junior executive is ordered to boost output in the hometown brewery where his old friends work.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gus Trikonis
CAST:  Barbara Hershey  •  Art Carney  •  Robert Hays  •  David Keith

The Joker Is Wild (1957) RT Audience 86%

Frank Sinatra stars in director Charles Vidor's 1957 film biography of nightclub entertainer Joe E. Lewis. The cast also includes Mitzi Gaynor, Jeanne Crain, Eddie Albert, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Vidor
CAST:  Frank Sinatra  •  Mitzi Gaynor  •  Jeanne Crain  •  Eddie Albert

The Kid Stays in the Picture (2002) RT 92% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Documentary about legendary Paramount producer Robert Evans (the film shares the same name as Evans's famous 1994 autobiography).  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Brett Morgen  •  Nanette Burstein
CAST:  Robert Evans  •  Eddie Albert  •  Norma Shearer  •  Francis Ford Coppola

Rendezvous with Annie (1946)

A homesick American soldier stationed in England, during WWII, makes an unauthorized (a.w.o.l) trip on an American Air Force plane to the United States to see his wife, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • War
DIRECTION:  Allan Dwan
CAST:  Eddie Albert  •  Faye Marlowe  •  Gail Patrick  •  Phillip Reed

Ladies' Day (1943)

A top baseball pitcher "loses" his pitching skills whenever he falls in love. After marrying a movie star extreme measures are taken for the benefit of the team.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Leslie Goodwins
CAST:  Eddie Albert  •  Lupe Velez  •  Patsy Kelly  •  Max Baer