Search results for "Francis X. Bushman"

Ben-Hur (1925)

After having not seen one another in years, wealthy Jewish citizen Judah Ben-Hur and his boyhood close friend Messala, now a Roman tribune, happen to meet. When an accident ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Fred Niblo  •  Christy Cabanne  •  Charles Brabin  •  Rex Ingram  •  J.J. Cohn
CAST:  Ramon Novarro  •  Francis X. Bushman  •  May McAvoy  •  Betty Bronson

David and Bathsheba (1951) RT 80% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Feb 2007

David and Bathsheba is a 1951 historical epic film about King David made by 20th Century Fox. It was directed by Henry King, produced by Darryl F. Zanuck, from a screenplay by ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Henry King
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Susan Hayward  •  Kieron Moore  •  Raymond Massey

Sabrina (1954) RT 91% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Linus and David Larrabee are the two sons of a very wealthy family. Linus is all work -- busily running the family corporate empire, he has no time for a wife and family. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Billy Wilder
CAST:  Humphrey Bogart  •  Audrey Hepburn  •  William Holden  •  Walter Hampden

The Bad and the Beautiful (1952) RT 96% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Feb 2002

Told in flashback form, the film traces the rise and fall of a tough, ambitious Hollywood producer, Jonathan Shields, as seen through the eyes of various acquaintances, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Vincente Minnelli
CAST:  Lana Turner  •  Kirk Douglas  •  Walter Pidgeon  •  Dick Powell

The Story of Mankind (1957) RT Audience 12%

DVD release: Jul 2009

The Spirit of Man (Ronald Colman) debates history with the devil (Vincent Price) before a court of fate, because of the hydrogen bomb.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Irwin Allen
CAST:  Ronald Colman  •  Hedy Lamarr  •  Groucho Marx  •  Harpo Marx

Hollywood Story (1951) RT Audience 33%

A producer takes over a small film studio and - sensing that it'll be a good movie- begins investigating an old murder of a silent film star shot in his office years ago. He ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Castle
CAST:  Richard Conte  •  Julie Adams  •  Richard Egan  •  Henry Hull

Apache Country (1952)

A criminal gang provokes the local Apaches in order to divert the authorities' attention from their own activities.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  George Archainbaud
CAST:  Gene Autry  •  Champion  •  Carolina Cotton  •  Harry Lauter

12 to the Moon (1960) RT Audience 12%

A group of twelve international scientists are the first to land on the moon. In their exploration of the surface, they run into all kinds of trouble, including threatening ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  David Bradley
CAST:  Ken Clark  •  Michi Kobi  •  Tom Conway  •  Anthony Dexter

Mr. Celebrity (1941)

A couple attempts to win custody of their orphaned grandson, who's being raised by his veterinarian uncle in a racetrack environment.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  William Beaudine
CAST:  Robert 'Buzz' Henry  •  James Seay  •  Doris Day  •  William Halligan

Hollywood Boulevard (1936) RT Audience 49%

DVD release: Apr 2001

With a full Hollywood background and settings but more an expose of scandal-and-gossip magazines of the era, has-been actor John Blakeford agrees to write his memoirs for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Florey
CAST:  John Halliday  •  Marsha Hunt  •  Robert Cummings  •  C. Henry Gordon

The Flag: A Story Inspired by the Tradition of Betsy Ross (1927)

George Washington, commander of revolutionary American forces, ends a squabble among the colonies as to under which flag the Americans will fight the British by recommending a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Arthur Maude
CAST:  Francis X. Bushman  •  Enid Bennett  •  Johnnie Walker  •  Alice Calhoun

Silver Queen (1942)

A beautiful heiress is an excellent poker player. Her comfortable life changes when her father and his fortune die during market crash of the 1800's.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  George Brent  •  Priscilla Lane  •  Bruce Cabot  •  Lynne Overman

The Phantom Planet (1961) RT Audience 11%

DVD release: Jan 2001

After an invisible asteroid draws an astronaut and his ship to its surface, he is miniaturized by the phantom planet's exotic atmosphere.  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  William Marshall
CAST:  Dean Fredericks  •  Coleen Gray  •  Anthony Dexter  •  Francis X. Bushman

The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini (1966)

A corpse has 24 hours to mastermind a good deed without leaving his crypt, to go "up there" and have his youth restored.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
CAST:  Tommy Kirk  •  Deborah Walley  •  Aron Kincaid  •  Quinn O'Hara

Dick Tracy (1937) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Dick Tracy's foe for this serial is the crime boss and Masked Mystery Villain The Spider/The Lame One and his Spider Ring. In the process of various crimes, including using ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ray Taylor  •  Alan James
CAST:  Ralph Byrd  •  Kay Hughes  •  Smiley Burnette  •  Lee Van Atta

Our Hospitality (1923) RT 96% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Apr 1998

A man returns to his Appalachian homestead. On the trip, he falls for a young woman. The only problem is her family has vowed to kill every member of his family.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Buster Keaton  •  John G. Blystone
CAST:  Joe Roberts  •  Natalie Talmadge  •  Craig Ward  •  Francis X. Bushman Jr.

The Sins of the Children (1930)

DVD release: May 2006

A German immigrant to a small American town is a widower with four children and a barber. He has saved enough money to invest in a partnership in a savings-and-loan company ...  (more)

CAST:  Louis Mann  •  Robert Montgomery  •  Elliott Nugent  •  Leila Hyams