Search results for "George Roy Hill"

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A Little Romance (1979) RT 72% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jan 2003

A young American girl and a young French boy meet in Paris and fall in love, with the assistance of an old man and his stories.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Diane Lane  •  Thelonious Bernard  •  Laurence Olivier  •  Sally Kellerman

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) RT 89% / Audience 92%

DVD release: May 2000

In late 1890s Wyoming, Butch Cassidy is the affable, clever and talkative leader of the outlaw Hole in the Wall Gang. His closest companion is the laconic dead-shot 'Sundance ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • History • Western
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Robert Redford  •  Katharine Ross  •  Strother Martin

Hawaii (1966)

Abner Hale, a rigid and humorless New England missionary, marries the beautiful Jerusha Bromley and takes her to the exotic island kingdom of Hawaii, intent on converting the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  Max von Sydow  •  Richard Harris  •  Gene Hackman

Slap Shot (1977) RT 81% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jan 1999

To build up attendance at their games, the management of a struggling minor-league hockey team signs up the Hanson Brothers, three hard-charging players whose job is to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Strother Martin  •  Michael Ontkean  •  Jennifer Warren

Slaughterhouse-Five (1972) RT 77% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Oct 2000

"Listen: Billie Pilgrim has come unstuck in time." Slaughterhouse-Five is an award-winning 1972 film adaptation of Kurt Vonnegut's novel of the same name. Director Hill ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Michael Sacks  •  Ron Leibman  •  Eugene Roche  •  Sharon Gans

The Great Waldo Pepper (1975) RT 71% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Jun 1998

A biplane pilot who had missed flying in WWI takes up barnstorming and later a movie career in his quest for the glory he had missed.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Robert Redford  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Geoffrey Lewis  •  Bo Svenson

The Sting (1973) RT 93% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Set in the 1930s this intricate caper deals with an ambitious small-time crook and a veteran con man who seek revenge on a vicious crime lord who murdered one of their gang.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Robert Redford  •  Robert Shaw  •  Charles Durning

The World of Henry Orient (1964) RT 89% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Oct 2002

Concert pianist Henry Orient (Peter Sellers) is trying to have an affair with a married woman, Stella Dunnworthy (Paula Prentiss), while two teenage private-school girls, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Peter Sellers  •  Paula Prentiss  •  Angela Lansbury  •  Tom Bosley

Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967) RT 100% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jun 2003

Millie Dillmount, a fearless young lady fresh from Salina, Kansas, determined to experience Life, sets out to see the world in the rip-roaring Twenties. With high spirits and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  Mary Tyler Moore  •  Carol Channing  •  James Fox

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

Period of Adjustment (1962) RT 67% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Nov 1992

George Haverstick, a Korean war veteran, hastily marries Isabel, whom he met in hospital while he was recovering from a nervous condition. To Isabel's horror, they drive to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Anthony Franciosa  •  Jane Fonda  •  Jim Hutton  •  Lois Nettleton

The Little Drummer Girl (1984) RT 67% / Audience 63%

An American Actress with a penchant for lying is forceably recruited by Mosad, the Israeli intelligence agency to trap a Palestinian bomber, by pretending to be the girlfriend ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Diane Keaton  •  Klaus Kinski  •  Sami Frey  •  Eli Danker

Funny Farm (1988) RT 67% / Audience 50%

DVD release: May 1999

Chevy Chase stars as Andy Farmer, a sportswriter who moves with his schoolteacher wife Elizabeth (Madolyn Smith) to the country in order to write a novel in relative seclusion ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Chevy Chase  •  Madolyn Smith Osborne  •  Kevin O'Morrison  •  Joseph Maher

The World According to Garp (1982) RT 79% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Based on the John Irving novel, this film chronicles the life of T S Garp, and his mother, Jenny. Whilst Garp sees himself as a "serious" writer, Jenny writes a feminist ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Mary Beth Hurt  •  Glenn Close  •  John Lithgow

Walk East On Beacon (1952) RT Audience 25%

An FBI agent (George Murphy) works with a refugee scientist (Finlay Currie) and the Coast Guard to crack a Soviet spy ring in Boston.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred L. Werker
CAST:  George Murphy  •  Finlay Currie  •  Virginia Gilmore  •  Karel Stepanek

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