Search results for "Grant Withers"

Fort Apache (1948) RT 100% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Aug 2006

In John Ford's sombre exploration the mythology of American heroes, he slowly reveals the character of Owen Thursday, who sees his new posting to the desolate Fort Apache as a ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Henry Fonda  •  Shirley Temple  •  Pedro Armendáriz

My Darling Clementine (1946) RT 100% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Wyatt Earp and his brothers Morgan and Virgil ride into Tombstone and leave brother James in charge of their cattle herd. On their return they find their cattle stolen and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Western
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  Linda Darnell  •  Victor Mature  •  Cathy Downs

Rio Grande (1950) RT 75% / Audience 71%

DVD release: May 2001

Lt. Col. Kirby Yorke is posted on the Texas frontier to defend settlers against depredations of marauding Apaches. Col. Yorke is under considerable stress by a serious ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Maureen O'Hara  •  Ben Johnson  •  Claude Jarman Jr.

The Show of Shows (1929)

It's 1929. The studio gave the cinema its voice gave offered the audiences a chance to see their favorite actors and actresses from the silent screen era to see and for the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John G. Adolfi
CAST:  Frank Fay  •  William Courtenay  •  H.B. Warner  •  Hobart Bosworth

The Fighting Seabees (1944) RT 100% / Audience 71%

DVD release: May 2001

Construction workers in World War II in the Pacific are needed to build military sites, but the work is dangerous and they doubt the ability of the Navy to protect them. After ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • War
DIRECTION:  Edward Ludwig
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Susan Hayward  •  Dennis O'Keefe  •  William Frawley

Apache Trail (1942) RT Audience 25%

The brother of a notorious outlaw is put in a charge of a stagecoach line way station in dangerous Apache territory. A stagecoach arrives at the station with a valuable box of ...  (more)

GENRES: Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Richard Thorpe  •  Richard Rosson
CAST:  Lloyd Nolan  •  Donna Reed  •  William Lundigan  •  Ann Ayars

Dangerous Partners (1945)

A young couple's accident could make them rich, if they can evade a Nazi spy ring.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Edward L. Cahn
CAST:  James Craig  •  Signe Hasso  •  Edmund Gwenn  •  Audrey Totter

Run for Cover (1955) RT 83% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Western that starts when a man (Matt Dow) is mistaken as a train robber. After the town's sheriff shoots the kid he's riding with, Dow clears his name and ends up as the new ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Nicholas Ray
CAST:  James Cagney  •  Viveca Lindfors  •  John Derek  •  Ernest Borgnine

Mexican Spitfire Out West (1940)

Dennis heads west to work on an important business deal minus the Mexican Spitfire, Carmelita. His hot-tempered spouse decides to surprise him, but ends up as the surprised ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Leslie Goodwins
CAST:  Lupe Velez  •  Leon Errol  •  Donald Woods  •  Elisabeth Risdon

The Ghost Goes Wild (1947)

DVD release: Sep 2000

Young artist Monte Crandell is being sued for an unauthorized caricature. To escape arrest, he disguises himself as a mystic, only to conjure up a genuine ghost during a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Blair
CAST:  James Ellison  •  Anne Gwynne  •  Edward Everett Horton  •  Ruth Donnelly

No Hands on the Clock (1941)

A wise-cracking private detective's honeymoon is interrupted by a kidnapping case.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank McDonald
CAST:  Chester Morris  •  Jean Parker  •  Rose Hobart  •  Dick Purcell

Other Men's Women (1931) RT Audience 48%

Railroad fireman Bill White is a carefree ladies' man with an irresponsible streak. His buddy Jack Kulper, an engineer, is more solid and reliable. Bill comes to stay a while ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  William A. Wellman
CAST:  Grant Withers  •  Mary Astor  •  Regis Toomey  •  James Cagney

The Road to Ruin (1928)

A controversial, low-budget drama about the life of a young teenage girl that goes on the "road to ruin." Sally is a 16-year-old New York City teen who, neglected by her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dorothy Davenport
CAST:  Helen Foster  •  Grant Withers  •  Florence Turner  •  Charles Miller

Hoodlum Empire (1952)

DVD release: Apr 2013

It's a deadly play for power when a Mafia chieftain's top gun goes straight and threatens to testify against the big boss and his cruel, nationwide network of crime. The ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joseph Kane
CAST:  Brian Donlevy  •  Claire Trevor  •  Forrest Tucker  •  Vera Ralston

Champ for a Day (1953)

An up-and-coming heavyweight fighter, George Wilson, arrives in Vulcan City, a small mid-western town over-run by racketeers, to fight a heavily-favored Frankie Sebastian. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  William A. Seiter
CAST:  Alex Nicol  •  Audrey Totter  •  Charles Winninger  •  Hope Emerson

Oklahoma Annie (1952)

DVD release: Apr 1991

A spunky storekeeper is determined to clean up corruption in her small town, as well as win the heart of the new sheriff. Comedy.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  R.G. Springsteen
CAST:  Judy Canova  •  John Russell  •  Grant Withers  •  Roy Barcroft

The Plunderers (1948)

Hero Rod Cameron kills Sheriff Sam Borden (George Cleveland) at point-blank range and in front of several witnesses in the opening of this Republic Pictures Western, released ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Joseph Kane
CAST:  Rod Cameron  •  Ilona Massey  •  Forrest Tucker  •  Lorna Gray

Angel in Exile (1948)

An ex-convict on his way to make his fortune in a gold mine in Arizona has his trip interrupted when the residents of a small Mexican village believe him to be a sacred ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Allan Dwan  •  Philip Ford
CAST:  John Carroll  •  Adele Mara  •  Thomas Gomez  •  Barton MacLane

Old Los Angeles (1948)

Also known as California Outpost, Old Los Angeles stars Bill Elliot in one of his expanded-budget Republic "specials." The film is set during the early statehood days of ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Joseph Kane
CAST:  Bill Elliott  •  John Carroll  •  Catherine McLeod  •  Joseph Schildkraut