Search results for "Jeanne Crain"

A Letter to Three Wives (1949) RT 94% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Lora May Hollingsway, who grew up next to the wrong side of the tracks, married her boss who thinks she is just a gold digger. Rita Phipps makes as much money writing radio ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Jeanne Crain  •  Linda Darnell  •  Ann Sothern  •  Kirk Douglas

Hot Rods to Hell (1967) RT Audience 42%

DVD release: Jun 2007

While on a business trip, Tom Phillips is in a car accident caused by a reckless driver. Tom survives the accident with a severe chronic back injury which results in him not ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Brahm
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Jeanne Crain  •  Mimsy Farmer  •  Laurie Mock

Leave Her to Heaven (1945) RT 95% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Feb 2005

A young novelist, Richard Harland, meets beautiful Ellen Berent on a train where they fall in love and are soon married. When tragedies take first his handicapped young ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John M. Stahl
CAST:  Gene Tierney  •  Cornel Wilde  •  Jeanne Crain  •  Vincent Price

People Will Talk (1951) RT Audience 78%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Successful and well-liked, Dr. Noah Praetorius becomes the victim of a witchhunt at the hands of Professor Elwell, who disdains Praetorius's unorthodox medical views and also ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Jeanne Crain  •  Finlay Currie  •  Hume Cronyn

The Gang's All Here (1943) RT 100% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Feb 2007

Playboy Andy Mason, on leave from the army, romances showgirl Edie Allen overnight to such effect that she's starry-eyed when he leaves next morning for active duty in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Busby Berkeley
CAST:  Alice Faye  •  Carmen Miranda  •  Phil Baker  •  Benny Goodman

Vicki (1953) RT Audience 30%

DVD release: Aug 2006

A supermodel gets murdered. While investigating the case the story of a waitress turned glamor girl is revealed.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Harry Horner
CAST:  Jeanne Crain  •  Jean Peters  •  Elliott Reid  •  Richard Boone

Pinky (1949) RT 67% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Jan 2006

Pinky, a light skinned black woman, returns to her grandmother's house in the South after graduating from a Northern nursing school. Pinky tells her grandmother that she has ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Elia Kazan
CAST:  Jeanne Crain  •  Ethel Barrymore  •  Ethel Waters  •  William Lundigan

Skyjacked (1972) RT Audience 27%

DVD release: Jun 2007

A crazed Vietnam vet bomber hijacks a Boeing 707 in this disaster film filled with the usual early '70s stereotypes, and demands to be taken to Russia.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Guillermin
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Yvette Mimieux  •  James Brolin  •  Claude Akins

The Joker Is Wild (1957) RT Audience 86%

Frank Sinatra stars in director Charles Vidor's 1957 film biography of nightclub entertainer Joe E. Lewis. The cast also includes Mitzi Gaynor, Jeanne Crain, Eddie Albert, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Vidor
CAST:  Frank Sinatra  •  Mitzi Gaynor  •  Jeanne Crain  •  Eddie Albert

Margie (1946)

Margie and her daughter reminisce about Margie's girlhood in the roaring twenties. In flashback, Margie, a smarter, less popular girl at Central High, meets handsome new ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Henry King
CAST:  Jeanne Crain  •  Glenn Langan  •  Lynn Bari  •  Alan Young

Pontius Pilate (1962)

The events that culminated with the Passion of Christ seen from the perspective of Pontius Pilate, the Procurator of Judea who unwillingly condemned Christ to death. Based on ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Irving Rapper  •  Gian Paolo Callegari
CAST:  Jean Marais  •  Jeanne Crain  •  Basil Rathbone  •  Letícia Román

Duel in the Jungle (1954) RT Audience 50%

An American insurance investigator is sent to Rhodesia to investigate the mysterious death of a diamond broker who drowned whilst diving off the coast. The broker was insured ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  George Marshall
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Jeanne Crain  •  David Farrar  •  Patrick Barr

Take Care of My Little Girl (1951)

A young woman enters college and learns some hard truths about sorority life, including snobbery and the cruelty of hazing.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jean Negulesco
CAST:  Jeanne Crain  •  Dale Robertson  •  Jeffrey Hunter  •  Mitzi Gaynor

Twenty Plus Two (1961)

Julia Joliet handles fan mail for movie stars. Now someone has a message for her, delivered at point-blank range. David Janssen (TV’s The Fugitive) brings his laconic cool to ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  Joseph M. Newman
CAST:  David Janssen  •  Jeanne Crain  •  Dina Merrill  •  Agnes Moorehead

Madison Avenue (1962)

An adman (Dana Andrews) and an adwoman (Eleanor Parker) put a dangerous milk tycoon in line for the White House.  (more)

DIRECTION:  H. Bruce Humberstone
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Eleanor Parker  •  Jeanne Crain  •  Eddie Albert

The Tattered Dress (1957) RT Audience 50%

After a wild night, wealthy Michael Reston's adulterous wife Charleen comes home with her ripe young body barely concealed by a dress in rags; murder results. Top defense ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jack Arnold
CAST:  Jeff Chandler  •  Jeanne Crain  •  Jack Carson  •  Gail Russell

Dangerous Crossing (1953) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Mar 2008

A young bride is set to begin her honeymoon aboard a luxury liner. Her happiness does not last when she finds that her husband has disappeared. Trouble is, no one else ever ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joseph M. Newman
CAST:  Jeanne Crain  •  Michael Rennie  •  Max Showalter  •  Carl Betz

City of Bad Men (1953)

Outlaws plan a robbery to take place during a championship prizefight in Carson City, Nevada.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Harmon Jones
CAST:  Jeanne Crain  •  Dale Robertson  •  Richard Boone  •  Lloyd Bridges