Search results for "Jane Russell"

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) RT 98% / Audience 83%

DVD release: May 2001

Lorelei Lee is a beautiful showgirl engaged to be married to the wealthy Gus Esmond, much to the disapproval of Gus' rich father, Esmond Sr., who thinks that Lorelei is just ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Howard Hawks
CAST:  Marilyn Monroe  •  Jane Russell  •  Elliott Reid  •  Charles Coburn

His Kind of Woman (1951) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Jul 2006

Nick Ferraro, deported crime boss, needs to re-enter the USA. His plan involves "honest" gambler Dan Milner, who's subjected to a series of "misfortunes," then bribed to take ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Fleischer  •  John Farrow
CAST:  Robert Mitchum  •  Jane Russell  •  Vincent Price  •  Tim Holt

Macao (1952) RT 44% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jan 2007

A man on the run in the Far East is mistaken for an undercover cop.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Josef von Sternberg
CAST:  Robert Mitchum  •  Jane Russell  •  William Bendix  •  Thomas Gomez

Road to Bali (1952) RT Audience 64%

DVD release: May 2006

Having to leave Melbourne in a hurry to avoid various marriage proposals, two song-and-dance men sign on for work as divers. This takes them to an idyllic island on the way to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Hal Walker
CAST:  Bing Crosby  •  Bob Hope  •  Dorothy Lamour  •  Murvyn Vye

The Outlaw (1943) RT 89% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Apr 1998

Newly appointed sheriff Pat Garrett is pleased when his old friend Doc Holliday arrives in Lincoln, New Mexico on the stage. Doc is trailing his stolen horse, and it is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Western
DIRECTION:  Howard Hawks  •  Howard Hughes
CAST:  Jane Russell  •  Jack Beutel  •  Thomas Mitchell  •  Walter Huston

Son of Paleface (1952) RT 89% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Nov 2000

In this sequel to "The Paleface", Peter Potter Jr. and Mike 'The Torch' Delroy return as the lead characters. Junior Potter returns to claim his father's gold, which is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Frank Tashlin
CAST:  Bob Hope  •  Jane Russell  •  Roy Rogers  •  Trigger

The Paleface (1948) RT 100% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Mar 2002

Bob Hope stars in this laugh-packed wild west spoof co-starring Jane Russell as a sexy Calamity Jane, Hope is a meek frontier dentist, "Painless" Peter Potter, who finds ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Norman Z. McLeod
CAST:  Bob Hope  •  Jane Russell  •  Robert Armstrong  •  Iris Adrian

Marilyn (1963)

This 1963 documentary, released less than a year after Marilyn Monroe's death, showcases the star in memorable scenes from her 20th Century Fox films, including wardrobe tests ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Harold Medford
CAST:  Rock Hudson  •  Marilyn Monroe  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Anne Baxter

Hollywood Uncensored (1987)

Douglas Fairbanks Jr. and Peter Fonda host an examination of the history of decency standards for movies from the early 1920s onwards.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  James Forsher
CAST:  Douglas Fairbanks Jr.  •  Peter Fonda  •  Carroll Baker  •  Ira Richard Barmak

Hot Blood (1956) RT 83% / Audience 42%

Stephen Torino (Wilde), who is tricked by his brother Marco (Adler) into an arranged marriage with tempestuous Annie Caldash (Russell). Annie is willing to give the union a go ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nicholas Ray
CAST:  Jane Russell  •  Cornel Wilde  •  Luther Adler  •  Joseph Calleia

Underwater! (1955) RT Audience 13%

Dominic Quesada and Johnny Gray, two SCUBA divers searching for sunken treasure off the coast of Cuba, think they've hit the jackpot when they find a 17th century ship on the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Sturges
CAST:  Jane Russell  •  Gilbert Roland  •  Richard Egan  •  Joseph Calleia

Montana Belle (1952) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Sep 1990

Oklahoma outlaw Belle Starr meets the Dalton gang when rescued from lynching by Bob Dalton, who falls for her. So do gang member Mac and wealthy saloon owner Tom Bradfield, ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Allan Dwan
CAST:  Jane Russell  •  Forrest Tucker  •  George Brent  •  Scott Brady

Young Widow (1946)

A young bride tries to rebuild her life after she learns her husband has been killed in the war.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edwin L. Marin
CAST:  Jane Russell  •  Louis Hayward  •  Faith Domergue  •  Marie Wilson

Foxfire (1955) RT Audience 58%

DVD release: Sep 2002

A part-Indian mining engineer looks for gold in an Arizona ghost town with his socialite bride.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joseph Pevney
CAST:  Jane Russell  •  Jeff Chandler  •  Dan Duryea  •  Barton MacLane

Darker than Amber (1970) RT Audience 50%

Rod Taylor plays John D. MacDonald's famous Florida PI Travis McGee. Professional beach bum and 'knight errant' Travis McGee goes up against psychotic body-builder Terry ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Robert Clouse
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Theodore Bikel  •  Suzy Kendall  •  Ahna Capri

The Tall Men (1955) RT Audience 59%

Two brothers, Ben and Clint, join a cattle drive from Texas to Montana. While heading for Texas they save Nella from the Indians, and she decides to ride with them. Ben and ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Raoul Walsh
CAST:  Clark Gable  •  Jane Russell  •  Robert Ryan  •  Cameron Mitchell

The Fuzzy Pink Nightgown (1957) RT Audience 33%

When a movie star is kidnapped, everyone thinks it's a publicity stunt. It's not.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Norman Taurog
CAST:  Jane Russell  •  Keenan Wynn  •  Ralph Meeker  •  Fred Clark