Search results for "Jack Kruschen"


Cape Fear (1962) RT 95% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Sam Bowden witnesses a rape committed by Max Cady and testifies against him. When released after 8 years in prison, Cady begins stalking Bowden and his family but is always ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  J. Lee Thompson
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Robert Mitchum  •  Polly Bergen  •  Lori Martin

Follow that Dream (1962) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: May 2004

When the Kwimper family car runs out of gas on a new Florida highway and an officous state supervisor tries to run them off, Pop Kwimper digs in his heels and decides to do a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Elvis Presley  •  Arthur O'Connell  •  Anne Helm  •  Joanna Moore

Freebie and the Bean (1974) RT 30% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Jan 2011

Two San Francisco detectives want to bring down a local hijacking boss. But they'll have to get to him before a hitman does.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Richard Rush
CAST:  Alan Arkin  •  James Caan  •  Valerie Harper  •  Jack Kruschen

Julie (1956) RT Audience 37%

A terrified stewardess is stalked by her psychotic estranged husband.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Andrew L. Stone
CAST:  Doris Day  •  Louis Jourdan  •  Barry Sullivan  •  Frank Lovejoy

McLintock! (1963) RT 60% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Jul 1997

Aging rancher George Washington McLintock, a wealthy self-made man, is forced to deal with numerous personal and professional problems. Seemingly everyone wants a piece of his ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Andrew McLaglen
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Maureen O'Hara  •  Yvonne De Carlo  •  Patrick Wayne

The Angry Red Planet (1959) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Nov 2001

The first manned flight to Mars returns after having been out of communications since it had arrived on Mars. What would it reveal?  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ib Melchior
CAST:  Gerald Mohr  •  Naura Hayden  •  Les Tremayne  •  Jack Kruschen

The Apartment (1960) RT 93% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Jun 2001

Bud Baxter is a minor clerk in a huge New York insurance company, until he discovers a quick way to climb the corporate ladder. He lends out his apartment to the executives as ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Billy Wilder
CAST:  Jack Lemmon  •  Shirley MacLaine  •  Fred MacMurray  •  Ray Walston

The Decks Ran Red (1958) RT Audience 43%

The Decks Ran Red (also called Infamy) is a 1958 M-G-M sea-going suspense drama based on the book Infamy at Sea, and directed by Andrew L. Stone. The feature starred, James ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Andrew L. Stone
CAST:  James Mason  •  Dorothy Dandridge  •  Broderick Crawford  •  Stuart Whitman

The Happening (1967) RT Audience 67%

A group of young drifters kidnap wealthy businessman Roc Delmonico just for kicks. They keep him captive, demanding a ransom for his safe release. However there is no one - ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Elliot Silverstein
CAST:  Anthony Quinn  •  Michael Parks  •  George Maharis  •  Robert Walker, Jr.

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 Lemon Drop Kid (1951) RT Audience 73%

DVD release: Nov 2000

When the Lemon Drop Kid accidentally cheats gangster Moose Moran (Fred Clark) out of his track winnings, the Kid promises to repay Moose the money by Christmas. Creating a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lanfield
CAST:  Bob Hope  •  Marilyn Maxwell  •  Lloyd Nolan  •  Jane Darwell

Where the Boys Are (1960) RT 83% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Good girls Merritt, Melanie, Tuggle and Angie - all students at mid-western Penmore University - are planning on going to Fort Lauderdale, Florida for spring break to get away ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Henry Levin
CAST:  Dolores Hart  •  George Hamilton  •  Yvette Mimieux  •  Jim Hutton

The Unsinkable Molly Brown (1964) RT 71% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Sep 2000

Majestic mountains are in the background and a waterfall in the foreground. Is that a canoe on the river? No it's a cradle with a baby. The buoyant Molly Brown has survived ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Charles Walters
CAST:  Debbie Reynolds  •  Harve Presnell  •  Ed Begley  •  Jack Kruschen

The War of the Worlds (1953) RT 85% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Apr 1999

The residents of a small town are excited when a flaming meteor lands in the hills, but their joy is short-lived when they discover it has passengers who are not very friendly.  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Byron Haskin
CAST:  Gene Barry  •  Ann Robinson  •  Les Tremayne  •  Robert O. Cornthwaite

The Ladies Man (1961) RT 11% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Apr 2001

After his girl leaves him for someone else, Herbert gets really depressed and starts searching for a job. He finally finds one in a big house which is inhabited by many, many ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jerry Lewis
CAST:  Jerry Lewis  •  Helen Traubel  •  Pat Stanley  •  Kathleen Freeman

No Way Out (1950) RT 83% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Mar 2006

The Biddle brothers, shot while robbing a gas station, are taken to the prison ward of the County Hospital; Ray Biddle, a rabid racist, wants no treatment from black resident ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Richard Widmark  •  Linda Darnell  •  Stephen McNally  •  Sidney Poitier

It Should Happen to You (1954) RT 100% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Gladys Glover has just lost her modeling job when she meets filmmaker Pete Sheppard shooting a documentary in Central Park. For Pete it's love at first sight, but Gladys has ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Judy Holliday  •  Jack Lemmon  •  Peter Lawford  •  Michael O'Shea

Soldier of Fortune (1955)

An American woman arrives in Hong Kong to unravel the mystery of her missing photographer husband. After getting nowhere with the authorities, she is led by some underground ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edward Dmytryk
CAST:  Clark Gable  •  Susan Hayward  •  Michael Rennie  •  Gene Barry

The Great Diamond Robbery (1954) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jul 2012

Ambrose C. Park, left on a park bench as an infant with an impulsive need to find his parents, is an assistant to a diamond cutter. Shyster lawyer Remlick, in a strategy to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Robert Z. Leonard
CAST:  Red Skelton  •  Cara Williams  •  James Whitmore  •  Kurt Kasznar

Untamed Heiress (1954)

Judy Canova is right in her element in the rowdy Republic musical Untamed Heiress. Canova plays Judy, the daughter of a famous opera singer who once bankrolled prospector ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Charles Lamont
CAST:  Judy Canova  •  Don "Red" Barry  •  George Cleveland  •  Taylor Holmes