Search results for "Jane Wyman"

All That Heaven Allows (1955) RT 93% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Jun 2001

Two different social classes collide when Cary Scott, a wealthy upper-class widow, falls in love with her much younger and down-to-earth gardener, prompting disapproval and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Douglas Sirk
CAST:  Jane Wyman  •  Rock Hudson  •  Agnes Moorehead  •  Conrad Nagel

Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Mar 2006

Things get tough for Carol and her showgirl pals, Trixie and Polly, when the Great Depression kicks in and all the Broadway shows close down. Wealthy songwriter Brad saves the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Warren William  •  Joan Blondell  •  Aline MacMahon  •  Ruby Keeler

Magnificent Obsession (1954) RT 90% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jan 2009

When churlish, spoiled rich man Bob Merrick foolishly wrecks his speed boat, the rescue team resuscitates him with equipment that's therefore unavailable to aid a local hero, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Douglas Sirk
CAST:  Jane Wyman  •  Rock Hudson  •  Barbara Rush  •  Agnes Moorehead

My Man Godfrey (1936) RT 100% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Sep 1998

Fifth Avenue socialite Irene Bullock needs a "forgotten man" to win a scavenger hunt, and no one is more forgotten than Godfrey Park, who resides in a dump by the East River. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gregory La Cava
CAST:  William Powell  •  Carole Lombard  •  Alice Brady  •  Gail Patrick

Stage Fright (1950) RT 89% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Sep 2004

A struggling actress tries to help a friend prove his innocence when he's accused of murdering the husband of a high society entertainer.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Marlene Dietrich  •  Jane Wyman  •  Michael Wilding  •  Richard Todd

The Lost Weekend (1945) RT 100% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Feb 2001

Don Birnam, a long-time alcoholic, has been sober for ten days and appears to be over the worst... but his craving has just become more insidious. Evading a country weekend ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Billy Wilder
CAST:  Ray Milland  •  Jane Wyman  •  Phillip Terry  •  Howard Da Silva

The Yearling (1946) RT 100% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Sep 2002

Jody convinces his parents to allow him to adopt a young deer, but what will happen if the deer misbehaves?  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Clarence Brown
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Jane Wyman  •  Claude Jarman Jr.  •  Chill Wills

Johnny Belinda (1948) RT 88% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jan 2006

A small-town doctor helps a deaf-mute farm girl learn to communicate.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean Negulesco
CAST:  Jane Wyman  •  Lew Ayres  •  Charles Bickford  •  Agnes Moorehead

The Blue Veil (1951) RT Audience 80%

Louise Mason is a young widow who fills her empty life with the task of becoming a children's nurse. As the years pass, and the widow tries to find her own place in life, her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Curtis Bernhardt  •  Busby Berkeley
CAST:  Jane Wyman  •  Charles Laughton  •  Joan Blondell  •  Richard Carlson

Let's Do It Again (1953) RT Audience 78%

In this 1953 musical remake of "The Awful Truth" Wyman is married to womanizing composer Milland and sets out to give him some of his own medicine. She has an affair, but her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Alexander Hall
CAST:  Jane Wyman  •  Ray Milland  •  Aldo Ray  •  Leon Ames

Slim (1937) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Feb 2012

Expert lineman Red takes Farm-boy Slim under his wing and teaches him the dangerous, migratory trade of putting up transmission lines. They both love their work, and the same ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ray Enright
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  Henry Fonda  •  Stuart Erwin  •  Margaret Lindsay

It's a Great Feeling (1949) RT Audience 27%

DVD release: Apr 2009

A waitress at the Warner Brothers commissary is anxious to break into pictures. She thinks her big break may have arrived when actors Jack Carson and Dennis Morgan agree to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Butler
CAST:  Dennis Morgan  •  Doris Day  •  Jack Carson  •  Bill Goodwin

Magic Town (1947) RT 50% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Apr 2013

Rip Smith's opinion-poll business is a failure...until he discovers that the small town of Grandview is statistically identical to the entire country. He and his assistants go ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  William A. Wellman
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Jane Wyman  •  Kent Smith  •  Ned Sparks

George White's 1935 Scandals (1935)

DVD release: Dec 2013

A Brodway producer discovers new talent in a small Georgia town and brings them to New York for his new show.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  George White
CAST:  Alice Faye  •  James Dunn  •  George White  •  Ned Sparks

Cain and Mabel (1936) RT Audience 63%

DVD release: Mar 2009

A chorus girl (Marion Davies) and a heavyweight boxer (Clark Gable) are paired romantically as a publicity stunt.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  Marion Davies  •  Clark Gable  •  Allen Jenkins  •  Roscoe Karns

Hollywood Canteen (1944) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: Nov 2008

Dozens of Warner Brothers stars come together in this 1940s musical/comedy  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Jack Benny  •  Joe E. Brown  •  Eddie Cantor  •  Kitty Carlisle

My Favorite Spy (1942) RT Audience 59%

DVD release: Sep 2010

The Army takes a bandleader (Kay Kyser) away from his bride (Ellen Drew) and sends him on a spy mission with a woman (Jane Wyman).  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Tay Garnett
CAST:  Kay Kyser  •  Ellen Drew  •  Jane Wyman  •  Robert Armstrong

Lucy Gallant (1955)

Director Robert Parrish's 1955 drama, spanning many years, stars Jane Wyman as a spirited western shopkeeper who watches as her small store flourishes and grows into a hugely ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Parrish
CAST:  Jane Wyman  •  Charlton Heston  •  Claire Trevor  •  Thelma Ritter

Smart Blonde (1937)

Ambitious reporter Torchy Blane guides her policeman boyfriend to correctly pinpoint who shot the man she was interviewing.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Frank McDonald
CAST:  Glenda Farrell  •  Barton MacLane  •  Winifred Shaw  •  Craig Reynolds