Search results for "Eduardo Ciannelli"

Gunga Din (1939) RT 92% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Dec 2004

British army sergeants Ballantine, Cutter and MacChesney serve in India during the 1880s, along with their native water-bearer, Gunga Din. While completing a dangerous ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • War
DIRECTION:  George Stevens
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Victor McLaglen  •  Douglas Fairbanks Jr.  •  Sam Jaffe

Houseboat (1958)

An Italian socialite on the run signs on as housekeeper for a widower with three children.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  Melville Shavelson
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Sophia Loren  •  Martha Hyer  •  Harry Guardino

Marked Woman (1937) RT 100% / Audience 71%

DVD release: May 2006

Set in the underworld of Manhattan, Marked Woman tells the story of a woman who dares to stand up to one of the city's most powerful gangsters. The women of the story are ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon  •  Michael Curtiz
CAST:  Bette Davis  •  Humphrey Bogart  •  Lola Lane  •  Isabel Jewell

The Mask of Dimitrios (1944) RT Audience 81%

A meek novelist investigates the mysterious death of a notorious scoundrel.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jean Negulesco
CAST:  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Zachary Scott  •  Faye Emerson  •  Peter Lorre

The Mummy's Hand (1940) RT 67% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Sep 1992

A couple of young, out-of-work archaeologists in Egypt discover evidence of the burial place of the ancient Egyptian princess Ananka. After receiving funding from an eccentric ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Christy Cabanne
CAST:  Dick Foran  •  Tom Tyler  •  George Zucco  •  Peggy Moran

The Visit (1964) RT Audience 86%

Carla Zachanassian had a child by Serge Miller as a teenager. When Serge refused to marry her, she was driven out of town. By her own wit and cunning, she has returned as a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bernhard Wicki
CAST:  Ingrid Bergman  •  Anthony Quinn  •  Irina Demick  •  Paolo Stoppa

Foreign Correspondent (1940) RT 94% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Sep 2004

The European war was only beginning to erupt across national borders. Its titular hero, Johnny Jones, is an American crime reporter dispatched by his New York publisher to put ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Joel McCrea  •  Laraine Day  •  Herbert Marshall  •  George Sanders

Mackenna's Gold (1969) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Aug 2001

The gangster Colorado kidnaps Marshal McKenna. He believes that McKenna has seen a map which leads to a rich vein of gold in the mountains and forces him to show him the way. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Western
DIRECTION:  J. Lee Thompson
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Omar Sharif  •  Camilla Sparv  •  Julie Newmar

Dillinger (1945) RT Audience 44%

DVD release: Jul 2005

The life of American public enemy number one who was shot by the police in 1934.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Max Nosseck
CAST:  Edmund Lowe  •  Anne Jeffreys  •  Eduardo Ciannelli  •  Marc Lawrence

Helen of Troy (1956) RT Audience 54%

DVD release: Apr 2004

Prince Paris of Troy, shipwrecked on a mission to the king of Sparta, meets and falls for Queen Helen before he knows who she is. Rudely received by the royal Greeks, he must ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Robert Wise
CAST:  Rossana Podestà  •  Cedric Hardwicke  •  Jacques Sernas  •  Stanley Baker

The People Against O'Hara (1951) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Nov 2011

A defense attorney jeopardizes his career to save his client.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Sturges
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Pat O'Brien  •  Diana Lynn  •  John Hodiak

Reunion in Vienna (1933)

An exiled archduke (John Barrymore) tries to renew romance with a former lover (Diana Wynyard) now wed to a psychiatrist (Frank Morgan).  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sidney Franklin
CAST:  John Barrymore  •  Diana Wynyard  •  Frank Morgan  •  Una Merkel

Perilous Holiday (1946)

Pat O'Brien makes the casual acquaintance of fellow American Ruth Warrick while on vacation in Mexico City. What Warrick doesn't know is that O'Brien is a treasury agent, out ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Edward H. Griffith
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  Ruth Warrick  •  Alan Hale  •  Edgar Buchanan

Criminal Lawyer (1937)

Barry Brandon, a criminal lawyer, visits the night club of Denny Larkin, his primary client, with Betty Walker, a spoiled society girl. The police raid the club and Brandon ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Christy Cabanne  •  Edward Killy
CAST:  Lee Tracy  •  Margot Grahame  •  Eduardo Ciannelli  •  Betty Lawford

Hitting a New High (1937)

A Paris singer's (Lily Pons) press agent (Jack Oakie) arranges her Manhattan debut by way of Africa.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Raoul Walsh
CAST:  Lily Pons  •  Jack Oakie  •  John Howard  •  Eric Blore

Super-Sleuth (1937)

A movie actor playing a detective gets carried away with his role and starts trying to solve real-life crimes.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Benjamin Stoloff
CAST:  Jack Oakie  •  Ann Sothern  •  Eduardo Ciannelli  •  Alan Bruce

Blind Alibi (1938)

A Paris sculptor (Richard Dix) fakes blindness in Los Angeles to recover his blackmailed sister's love letters.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Lew Landers
CAST:  Richard Dix  •  Whitney Bourne  •  Eduardo Ciannelli  •  Frances Mercer

Law of the Underworld (1938)

DVD release: Apr 2009

A respected citizen with secret ties to the local mob is faced with revealing his criminal connections to save two innocent people from execution  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lew Landers
CAST:  Chester Morris  •  Anne Shirley  •  Eduardo Ciannelli  •  Walter Abel

I Was a Prisoner on Devil's Island (1941)

A ship's officer is sentenced to Devil's Island for murder after a fatal brawl.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lew Landers
CAST:  Sally Eilers  •  Donald Woods  •  Eduardo Ciannelli  •  Victor Kilian

Seven Keys to Baldpate (1947)

Writer Kenneth Magee has bet that he can finish a story at rural resort Baldpate Inn, now closed for the winter. The owner has given him the "only" key to the front door. But ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lew Landers
CAST:  Phillip Terry  •  Jacqueline White  •  Eduardo Ciannelli  •  Margaret Lindsay