Search results for "George Sanders"

The Black Swan (1942) RT 80% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jul 2006

When notorious pirate Henry Morgan is made governor of Jamaica, he enlists the help of some of his former partners in ridding the Caribbean of Buccaneers. When one of them ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
DIRECTION:  Henry King
CAST:  Tyrone Power  •  Maureen O'Hara  •  Laird Cregar  •  Thomas Mitchell

A Shot in the Dark (1964) RT 93% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Aug 2001

A Shot in the Dark is the second and more successful film from the Pink Panther film series where both animated and real life sequences are mixed. A cult classic from Blake ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Blake Edwards
CAST:  Peter Sellers  •  Elke Sommer  •  George Sanders  •  Herbert Lom

All About Eve (1950) RT 100% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Oct 1999

From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington is determined to take the reins of power away from the great actress Margo Channing. Eve maneuvers her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Bette Davis  •  Anne Baxter  •  George Sanders  •  Celeste Holm

Confessions of a Nazi Spy (1939) RT Audience 53%

FBI agent Ed Renard investigates the pre-War espionage activities of the German-American Bund.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Anatole Litvak
CAST:  Edward G. Robinson  •  Francis Lederer  •  George Sanders  •  Paul Lukas

Good Times (1967)

Sonny and Cher spoof many Hollywood classic movie scenes.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Western
DIRECTION:  William Friedkin
CAST:  Sonny Bono  •  Cher  •  George Sanders  •  Norman Alden

Moonfleet (1955) RT 75% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jan 1992

Set in the eighteenth century, Moonfleet is about John Mohune, a young orphan, played by Jon Whiteley, who is sent to the Dorset village of Moonfleet to stay with an old ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Fritz Lang
CAST:  Stewart Granger  •  George Sanders  •  Joan Greenwood  •  Viveca Lindfors

Rebecca (1940) RT 100% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Story of a young woman who marries a fascinating widower only to find out that she must live in the shadow of his former wife, Rebecca, who died mysteriously several years ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Laurence Olivier  •  Joan Fontaine  •  George Sanders  •  Judith Anderson

Tales of Manhattan (1942) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: May 1996

Ten screenwriters collaborated on this series of tales concerning the effect a tailcoat cursed by its tailor has on those who wear it. The video release features a W.C. Fields ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Julien Duvivier
CAST:  Charles Boyer  •  Rita Hayworth  •  Ginger Rogers  •  Henry Fonda

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 Jungle Book (1967) RT 86% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Feb 2014

The boy Mowgli makes his way to the man-village with Bagheera, the wise panther. Along the way he meets jazzy King Louie, the hypnotic snake Kaa and the lovable, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Wolfgang Reitherman
CAST:  Phil Harris  •  Sebastian Cabot  •  Louis Prima  •  George Sanders

The Last Voyage (1960) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Oct 2006

The S. S. Claridon is scheduled for her five last voyages after thirty-eight years of service. After an explosion in the boiler room, Captain Robert Adams is reluctant to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Andrew L. Stone
CAST:  Robert Stack  •  Dorothy Malone  •  George Sanders  •  Edmond O'Brien

The Saint in London (1939) RT Audience 63%

In an unusual move for a mere program picture, RKO Radio filmed A Saint in London on location in England, using a largely British cast and crew. George Sanders makes his ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  John Paddy Carstairs
CAST:  George Sanders  •  Sally Gray  •  David Burns  •  Gordon McLeod

The Saint in Palm Springs (1941) RT Audience 33%

George Sanders makes his final appearance as crook-turned-detective Simon Templar, a.k.a. "The Saint," in The Saint in Palm Springs. The gimmick in this one is a set of rare ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Jack Hively
CAST:  George Sanders  •  Wendy Barrie  •  Paul Guilfoyle  •  Jonathan Hale

The Saint Strikes Back (1939) RT Audience 56%

DVD release: Jan 1994

Suave private detective Simon "The Saint" Templar arrives in San Francisco and meets Val, a woman whose police inspector father killed himself after being accused of ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Farrow
CAST:  George Sanders  •  Wendy Barrie  •  Jonathan Hale  •  Jerome Cowan

The Saint Takes Over (1940) RT Audience 58%

The Saint Takes Over, released in 1940 by RKO Pictures, was the fifth motion picture featuring the adventures of Simon Templar, a.k.a. "The Saint" the Robin Hood-inspired ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Jack Hively
CAST:  George Sanders  •  Wendy Barrie  •  Jonathan Hale  •  Paul Guilfoyle

The Saint's Double Trouble (1940) RT Audience 25%

Reformed jewel thief Simon Templar lands in hot water when a look-alike smuggles stolen goods out of Egypt.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Jack Hively
CAST:  George Sanders  •  Helene Reynolds  •  Jonathan Hale  •  Bela Lugosi

Things to Come (1936)

The story of a century: a decades-long second World War leaves plague and anarchy, then a rational state rebuilds civilization and attempts space travel.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  William Cameron Menzies
CAST:  Raymond Massey  •  Edward Chapman  •  Ralph Richardson  •  Cedric Hardwicke

While the City Sleeps (1956) RT 89% / Audience 69%

Newspaper men compete against each other to find a serial killer dubbed "The Lipstick Killer"  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Fritz Lang
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Rhonda Fleming  •  George Sanders  •  Howard Duff

Witness to Murder (1954) RT Audience 56%

DVD release: Dec 2014

A woman fights to convince the police that she witnessed a murder while looking out her bedroom window.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roy Rowland
CAST:  Barbara Stanwyck  •  George Sanders  •  Gary Merrill  •  Jesse White

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