Search results for "Gene Tierney"

Laura (1944)

A police detective falls in love with the woman whose murder he's investigating.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  Gene Tierney  •  Dana Andrews  •  Clifton Webb  •  Vincent Price

Leave Her to Heaven (1945) RT 95% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Feb 2005

A young novelist, Richard Harland, meets beautiful Ellen Berent on a train where they fall in love and are soon married. When tragedies take first his handicapped young ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John M. Stahl
CAST:  Gene Tierney  •  Cornel Wilde  •  Jeanne Crain  •  Vincent Price

Night and the City (1950) RT 79% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Londoner Harry Fabian is a second-rate con man looking for an angle. After years of putting up with Harry's schemes, his girlfriend, Mary, becomes fed up when he taps her for ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jules Dassin
CAST:  Richard Widmark  •  Gene Tierney  •  Googie Withers  •  Hugh Marlowe

The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947) RT 100% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Apr 2003

In 1900, strong-willed widow Lucy Muir goes to live in Gull Cottage by the British seaside, even though it appears to be haunted. Sure enough, that very night she meets the ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Gene Tierney  •  Rex Harrison  •  George Sanders  •  Edna Best

The Razor's Edge (1946) RT 83% / Audience 72%

DVD release: May 2005

A adventuresome young man goes off to find himself and loses his socialite fiancée in the process. But when he returns 10 years later, she will stop at nothing to get him back ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edmund Goulding
CAST:  Tyrone Power  •  Gene Tierney  •  John Payne  •  Anne Baxter

The Return of Frank James (1940) RT 83% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Mar 2007

Farmer Frank (Henry Fonda) and his ward (Jackie Cooper) hunt brother Jesse's killers, the back-shooting Fords.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Fritz Lang
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  Gene Tierney  •  Jackie Cooper  •  Henry Hull

The Secret of Convict Lake (1951) RT Audience 25%

Prison inmates escape but-- after a difficult drudge through the woods-- find themselves snowed in with a town populated only by women.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Michael Gordon
CAST:  Glenn Ford  •  Gene Tierney  •  Ethel Barrymore  •  Zachary Scott

The Shanghai Gesture (1941) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Aug 1999

A gambling queen uses blackmail to stop a British financier from closing her Chinese clip joint.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Josef von Sternberg
CAST:  Gene Tierney  •  Walter Huston  •  Victor Mature  •  Ona Munson

Where the Sidewalk Ends (1950) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Dec 2005

A police detective's violent nature keeps him from being a good cop.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Gene Tierney  •  Gary Merrill  •  Bert Freed

Whirlpool (1949) RT 89% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Sep 2005

The wife of a psycho-analyst falls prey to a devious quack hypnotist when he discovers she is an habitual shoplifter. Then one of his previous patients now being treated by ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  Gene Tierney  •  Richard Conte  •  José Ferrer  •  Charles Bickford

Heaven Can Wait (1943) RT 91% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Jun 2005

Spoiled playboy Henry van Cleve dies and arrives at the entrance to Hell, a final destination he is sure he deserves after living a life of profligacy. The devil, however, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ernst Lubitsch
CAST:  Gene Tierney  •  Don Ameche  •  Charles Coburn  •  Marjorie Main

The Mating Season (1951)

Ellen McNulty leaves her New Jersey hamburger stand and heads west to pay a surprise visit to her son and his new bride. When Ellen arrives, her daughter-in-law mistakes her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mitchell Leisen
CAST:  Gene Tierney  •  John Lund  •  Thelma Ritter  •  Miriam Hopkins

The Pleasure Seekers (1964) RT Audience 31%

A trio of gorgeous American tourists hope to find love while vacationing in Spain. Secretary Maggie Williams falls hard for a married newsman named Paul Barton while fighting ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jean Negulesco
CAST:  Ann-Margret  •  Anthony Franciosa  •  Carol Lynley  •  Gardner McKay

Toys in the Attic (1963) RT 40% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Sep 1989

Julian Berniers returns from Illinois with his young bride Lily Prine to the family in New Orleans. His spinster sisters Carrie and Anna welcome the couple, who arrive with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Dean Martin  •  Geraldine Page  •  Yvette Mimieux  •  Wendy Hiller

A Bell for Adano (1945) RT Audience 33%

Director Henry King's WWII drama about American soldiers occupying a tiny Italian village stars John Hodiak, Gene Tierney, William Bendix, Richard Conte, Glenn Langan, Harry ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Henry King
CAST:  Gene Tierney  •  John Hodiak  •  William Bendix  •  Glenn Langan

Daughter of the Mind (1969)

A professor of cybernetics comes to believe that his dead daughter is communicating with him from the netherworld. |  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Walter Grauman
CAST:  Don Murray  •  Ray Milland  •  Gene Tierney  •  Barbara Dana

Way of a Gaucho (1952) RT Audience 67%

Set in the Argentina of about 1875 in which a customary punishment for killing was a sentence to army service. A young gaucho deserts his army sentence and becomes a bandit ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Jacques Tourneur
CAST:  Rory Calhoun  •  Gene Tierney  •  Richard Boone  •  Hugh Marlowe

Belle Starr (1941) RT Audience 29%

After her family's mansion is burned down by Yankee soldiers for hiding the rebel leader Captain Sam Starr (Scott) Belle Shirley (Tierney) vows to take revenge. Breaking Starr ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Irving Cummings
CAST:  Randolph Scott  •  Gene Tierney  •  Dana Andrews  •  Shepperd Strudwick

Hudson's Bay (1941) RT Audience 33%

Highly fictionalized early history of Canada. Trapper/explorer Radisson imagines an empire around Hudson's Bay. He befriends the Indians, fights the French, and convinces King ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • History
DIRECTION:  Irving Pichel
CAST:  Paul Muni  •  Gene Tierney  •  Laird Cregar  •  John Sutton