Search results for "Frank Albertson"


It's a Wonderful Life (1946) RT 94% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Sep 1995

A holiday favourite for generations... George Bailey has spent his entire life giving to the people of Bedford Falls. All that prevents rich skinflint Mr. Potter from taking ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Frank Capra
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Donna Reed  •  Lionel Barrymore  •  Thomas Mitchell

Psycho (1960) RT 96% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Mar 2001

When larcenous real estate clerk Marion Crane goes on the lam with a wad of cash and hopes of starting a new life, she ends up at the notorious Bates Motel, where manager ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Anthony Perkins  •  Vera Miles  •  John Gavin  •  Janet Leigh

Fury (1936)

Joe, who owns a gas station along with his brothers and is about to marry Katherine, travels to the small town where she lives to visit her, but is wrongly mistaken for a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Fritz Lang
CAST:  Sylvia Sidney  •  Spencer Tracy  •  Walter Abel  •  Bruce Cabot

Nightfall (1957) RT 100% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jul 2010

An innocent man turns fugitive as he reconstructs events that implicate him for a murder and robbery he did not commit.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jacques Tourneur
CAST:  Aldo Ray  •  Brian Keith  •  Anne Bancroft  •  Jocelyn Brando

Room Service (1938) RT 64% / Audience 56%

The Marx Brothers try and put on a play before their landlord finds out that they have run out of money. To confuse the landlord they pretend that the play's author has ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  William A. Seiter
CAST:  Groucho Marx  •  Leonard Marx  •  Harpo Marx  •  Lucille Ball

The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956) RT 91% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Mar 2001

A widescreen, Technicolor remake by Hitchcock of his 1934 film of the same title. A couple (James Stewart, Doris Day) vacationing in Morocco with their young son accidentally ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Doris Day  •  Brenda De Banzie  •  Bernard Miles

They Made Me a Killer (1946)

DVD release: Sep 2005

A young girl tries to prove a man innocent of robbery and murder charges.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  William C. Thomas
CAST:  Robert Lowery  •  Barbara Britton  •  Lola Lane  •  Frank Albertson

Bachelor Mother (1939) RT Audience 88%

Polly Parrish, a clerk at Merlin's Department Store, is mistakenly presumed to be the mother of a foundling. Outraged at Polly's unmotherly conduct, David Merlin becomes ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Garson Kanin
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  David Niven  •  Charles Coburn  •  Frank Albertson

The Enemy Below (1957) RT 80% / Audience 88%

DVD release: May 2004

The American destroyer escort, the USS Haynes commanded by Robert Mitchum, detects a German U-Boat, commanded by Curt Jürgens, resulting in a prolonged, deadly battle of wits.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • History • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Dick Powell
CAST:  Robert Mitchum  •  Curd Jürgens  •  Theodore Bikel  •  Russell Collins

Just Imagine (1930) RT Audience 50%

New York, 1980: airplanes have replaced cars, numbers have replaced names, pills have replaced food, government-arranged marriages have replaced love, and test tube babies ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Music • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  David Butler
CAST:  El Brendel  •  Maureen O'Sullivan  •  John Garrick  •  Marjorie White




The Hucksters (1947) RT Audience 54%

DVD release: Nov 1990

A World War II veteran wants to return to advertising on his own terms, but finds it difficult to be successful and maintain his integrity.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jack Conway
CAST:  Clark Gable  •  Deborah Kerr  •  Sydney Greenstreet  •  Adolphe Menjou

And the Angels Sing (1944)

The singing/dancing Angel sisters, Nancy, Bobby, Josie, and Patti, aren't interested in performing together, and this plays havoc with the plans of Pop Angel to buy a soy bean ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Marshall
CAST:  Dorothy Lamour  •  Fred MacMurray  •  Betty Hutton  •  Diana Lynn

Huddle (1932) RT Audience 33%

Tony, the son of Italian immigrants, works in a smoky steel mill in Gary, Indiana. He wins a company scholarship which will enable him to attend Yale college. Over the four ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sam Wood
CAST:  Ramon Novarro  •  Madge Evans  •  Una Merkel  •  Ralph Graves

Spring Madness (1938)

A young college man and his best friend both vie for the affections of the same woman while on their Spring Break vacation.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Maureen O'Sullivan  •  Lew Ayres  •  Ruth Hussey  •  Burgess Meredith

Wild Company (1930)

The son of a wealthy politician falls in with a notorious gangster planning to rob a night club.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Leo McCarey
CAST:  Frank Albertson  •  Joyce Compton  •  Sharon Lynn  •  H.B. Warner

The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)

A small town politician, kept from marrying the love of his life, eventually marries another woman and his career ascends, but he secretly continues the relationship with his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Alfred Santell
CAST:  Ann Harding  •  John Boles  •  Helen Vinson  •  Betty Furness

Fugitives for a Night (1938)

A faded star is suspected of killing a studio executive.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Leslie Goodwins
CAST:  Frank Albertson  •  Eleanor Lynn  •  Allan Lane  •  Adrienne Ames

O, My Darling Clementine (1943)

"Dapper Dan" Franklin and his small troupe of actors become stranded in the small town of Harmony, Tennessee. The town is shackled by Blue Laws imposed upon it by a City ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Frank McDonald
CAST:  Roy Acuff  •  Roy Acuff's Smoky Mountain Boys  •  The Radio Rogues  •  Isabel Randolph

Shepherd of the Ozarks (1942)

Aluminum magnate James J. Maloney, Sr. meets with government officials to discuss the war effort and the need to end price-fixing. After the meeting, Maloney receives word ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Frank McDonald
CAST:  Leon Weaver  •  Frank Weaver  •  June Weaver  •  Marilyn Hare