Search results for "Jack Smight"

Airport 1975 (1974) RT 29% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Apr 1998

"Something hit us...the crew is us, please, please help us!" With these terrifying words, 22 of Hollywood's greatest stars find themselves aboard a pilotless jumbo ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Karen Black  •  George Kennedy  •  Gloria Swanson

Midway (1976) RT 54% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Oct 2000

This war drama depicts the U.S. and Japanese forces in the naval Battle of Midway, which became a turning point for Americans during World War II.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Edward Albert  •  Henry Fonda  •  James Coburn

The Secret War of Harry Frigg (1968) RT Audience 46%

When 5 allied generals are captured in Italy in WWII, it is a propaganda nightmare for the allies. The generals are all 1 star and refuse to take orders from each other in ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • War
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Sylva Koscina  •  Andrew Duggan  •  Tom Bosley

Number One with a Bullet (1987) RT Audience 24%

DVD release: Feb 1993

Number One with a Bullet is a 1987 American police detective film directed by Jack Smight. A pair of detectives is assigned to investigate a murder, and discover a trail of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Robert Carradine  •  Billy Dee Williams  •  Valerie Bertinelli  •  Doris Roberts

The Illustrated Man (1969) RT 42% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Dec 2006

A man who has a body almost completely covered in tattoos is searching for the woman who cursed him with the "skin illustrations". Each tattoo reveals a bizarre story, which ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Rod Steiger  •  Claire Bloom  •  Robert Drivas  •  Don Dubbins

Double Indemnity (1973) RT 96% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Oct 2000

A scheming wife lures an insurance investigator into helping murder her husband and then declare it an accident. The investigator's boss, not knowing his man is involved in it ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Richard Crenna  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Samantha Eggar  •  Robert Webber

Linda (1973) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Apr 1994

A woman kills her lover's wife, then sets out to frame her husband for the murder.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Stella Stevens  •  Ed Nelson  •  John McIntire  •  John Saxon

The Traveling Executioner (1970) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Nov 2011

Jonas Candide performs his job as state executioner in early 20th century Mississippi like a combination preacher and carnival barker, persuading condemned men to accept their ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Stacy Keach  •  Bud Cort  •  Marianna Hill  •  Graham Jarvis

Rabbit, Run (1970)

DVD release: Mar 2010

Harry "Rabbit" Angstrom comes home one day from his dead-end job to find his pregnant wife Janice asleep, splayed in front of the TV, highball glass in hand. After a moment's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  James Caan  •  Carrie Snodgress  •  Anjanette Comer  •  Jack Albertson

The Screaming Woman (1972)

A wealthy former mental patient goes home to her estate to rest and recuperate. While walking the grounds one day she hears the screams of a woman coming from underneath the ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Olivia de Havilland  •  Ed Nelson  •  Laraine Stephens  •  Joseph Cotten

Remembrance of Love (1982)

DVD release: May 2005

Joe Rabin is a Holocaust survivor. After the war he went to America, married someone and had a family. Today, he is on his way to Israel for a reunion of Holocaust survivors. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Kirk Douglas  •  Robert Clary  •  Pam Dawber  •  Eric Douglas

I'd Rather Be Rich (1964) RT Audience 71%

An updated remake of It Started With Eve (1941). A young heiress is summoned to the bedside of her dying grandfather. The man's last wish is to meet her fiance, but problems ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Sandra Dee  •  Robert Goulet  •  Andy Williams  •  Maurice Chevalier

No Way to Treat a Lady (1968) RT 89% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Sep 2002

Christopher Gill is a psychotic killer who uses various disguises to trick and strangle his victims. Moe Brummel is a single and harassed New York City police detective who ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Rod Steiger  •  Lee Remick  •  George Segal  •  Eileen Heckart

Loving Couples (1980)

Two couples swap partners for a frisky holiday, but everyone ends up at the same hotel. Comedy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Shirley MacLaine  •  James Coburn  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Stephen Collins

Fast Break (1979) RT Audience 55%

David Greene is a New York basketball enthusiast, who wants to coach. He is then offered the coaching job at a small Nevada college. He brings along some players, who are a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Gabe Kaplan  •  Harold Sylvester  •  Michael Warren  •  Bernard King

The Longest Night (1972) RT Audience 33%

Daughter of a wealthy family is kidnapped and imprisoned underground in a coffin, while her family and the police search for her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  David Janssen  •  James Farentino  •  Phyllis Thaxter  •  Skye Aubrey

Harper (1966)

Harper is a cynical private eye in the best tradition of Bogart. He even has Bogie's Baby hiring him to find her missing husband, getting involved along the way with an ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Julie Harris  •  Arthur Hill

Kaleidoscope (1966) RT Audience 47%

Romantic comedy which has Barney Lincoln and Angel McGinnis as a pair of amorous adventurers in the gambling places of London and the Riviera. Barney Lincoln is a rambling ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Susannah York  •  Clive Revill  •  Eric Porter

Intimate Power (1989) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Jul 2003

A French girl is kidnapped and sold as slave to the sultan of the Ottoman Empire.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Amber O'Shea  •  F. Murray Abraham  •  Maud Adams  •  James Michael Gregary

Damnation Alley (1977) RT 50% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Jul 2011

A small group of survivors at a military installation who survived World War 3 attempt to drive across the desolate wasteland to where they hope more survivors are living. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Jan-Michael Vincent  •  George Peppard  •  Dominique Sanda  •  Paul Winfield