Search results for "George Sidney"

Anchors Aweigh (1945)

Two sailors, Joe and Clarence have four days shore leave in spend their shore leave trying to get a girl for Clarence. Clarence has his eye on a girl with musical aspirations, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Frank Sinatra  •  Kathryn Grayson  •  Gene Kelly  •  José Iturbi

Pepe (1960) RT Audience 48%

Mario "Cantinflas" Moreno is a hired hand, Pepe, employed on a ranch. A boozing Hollywood director buys a white stallion that belongs to Pepe's boss. Pepe, determined to get ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  Shirley Jones  •  Dan Dailey  •  Carlos Montalbán

Scaramouche (1952) RT Audience 84%

DVD release: Jul 2003

In 18th-century France, a young man masquerades as an actor to avenge his friend's murder.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Stewart Granger  •  Eleanor Parker  •  Janet Leigh  •  Mel Ferrer

Viva Las Vegas (1964) RT 85% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Aug 1997

Lucky Jackson arrives in town with his car literally in tow ready for the first Las Vegas Grand Prix - once he has the money to buy an engine. He gets the cash easily enough ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Elvis Presley  •  Ann-Margret  •  William Demarest  •  Nicky Blair

Ziegfeld Follies (1945) RT 75% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Apr 2006

The late, great impresario Florenz Ziegfeld looks down from heaven and ordains a new revue in his grand old style.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Vincente Minnelli  •  George Sidney  •  Roy Del Ruth  •  Charles Walters  •  Robert Lewis  •  Lemuel Ayers  •  Merrill Pye
CAST:  William Powell  •  Judy Garland  •  Lucille Ball  •  Fred Astaire

Young Bess (1953) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Jul 1994

The mother died under the executioner's axe; the daughter rose to become England's greatest monarch -- the brilliant and cunning Queen Elizabeth I. Jean Simmons portrays young ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Jean Simmons  •  Stewart Granger  •  Deborah Kerr  •  Charles Laughton

Pilot #5 (1943)

A small group of Allied soldiers and airmen on Java are being bombed by Japanese 'planes daily. With only one working fighter of their own, and five pilots anxious to fly it, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Franchot Tone  •  Marsha Hunt  •  Gene Kelly  •  Van Johnson

The Eddy Duchin Story (1956) RT Audience 56%

DVD release: Jul 2002

The life story of the famous pianist and band-leader of the 1930s and 1940s.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Kim Novak  •  Tyrone Power  •  James Whitmore  •  Victoria Shaw

Thousands Cheer (1943) RT Audience 59%

Acrobat Eddie Marsh is in the army now. His first act is to become friendly with Kathryn Jones, the colonel's pretty daughter. Their romance hits a few snags, including ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Kathryn Grayson  •  Gene Kelly  •  Mary Astor  •  John Boles

Free and Easy (1941)

This brief (56-minute) MGM B-picture was adapted from Ivor Novello's play The Truth Game. Max and Florian Clemington (Robert Cummings and Nigel Bruce), pretend to be members ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Robert Cummings  •  Ruth Hussey  •  Judith Anderson  •  C. Aubrey Smith

Pacific Rendezvous (1942)

A code expert working for Naval Intelligence is assigned to decode enemy messages despite his desire for active duty.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Mystery • War
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Lee Bowman  •  Jean Rogers  •  Mona Maris  •  Carl Esmond

Key to the City (1950) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Mar 1994

At a mayors convention in San Francisco, ex-longshoreman Steve Fisk meets Clarissa Standish from New England. Fisk is mayor of "Puget City" and is proud of his rough and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Clark Gable  •  Loretta Young  •  Frank Morgan  •  Marilyn Maxwell

Holiday in Mexico (1946) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: May 1993

Christine Evans, the fifteen-year-old daughter of the widowed American ambassador to Mexico Jeffrey Evans, believes that she is no longer a young girl and that she has fully ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Walter Pidgeon  •  Roddy McDowall  •  Jane Powell  •  José Iturbi

Third Dimensional Murder (1941)

A 3-D short subject in which the narrator goes to a creepy old house in search of his missing aunt. There he encounters the Frankenstein monster, a witch, a wooden Indian who ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Horror
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Ed Payson  •  Pete Smith

The Red Danube (1949) RT Audience 56%

A Russian ballerina in Vienna tries to flee KGB agents and defect.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Walter Pidgeon  •  Ethel Barrymore  •  Peter Lawford  •  Angela Lansbury

The Swinger (1966)

An authoress writes a steaming sex-novel and proceeds to live out her heroine's adventures.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Ann-Margret  •  Anthony Franciosa  •  Robert Coote  •  Yvonne Romain