Search results for "Joel Grey"

A Christmas Carol (1999) RT Audience 72%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Scrooge is a miserly old businessman in 1840's London. One Christmas Eve he is visited by the ghost of Marley, his dead business partner. Marley foretells that Scrooge will be ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  David Hugh Jones
CAST:  Patrick Stewart  •  Richard E. Grant  •  Joel Grey  •  Ian McNeice

Buffalo Bill and the Indians (1976)

Buffalo Bill plans to put on his own Wild West sideshow, and Chief Sitting Bull has agreed to appear in it. However, Sitting Bull has his own hidden agenda, involving the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Joel Grey  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Kevin McCarthy

Cabaret (1972)

Inside the Kit Kat Club of 1931 Berlin, starry-eyed singer Sally Bowles and an impish emcee sound the clarion call to decadent fun, while outside a certain political party ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
CAST:  Liza Minnelli  •  Michael York  •  Helmut Griem  •  Joel Grey

Dancer in the Dark (2000) RT 68% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Selma, a Czech immigrant on the verge of blindness, struggles to make ends meet for herself and her son, who has inherited the same genetic disorder and will suffer the same ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Björk  •  Catherine Deneuve  •  David Morse  •  Peter Stormare

Kafka (1991)

Kafka, an insurance worker gets embroiled in an underground group after a co-worker is murdered. The underground group is responsible for bombings all over town, attempting to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Steven Soderbergh
CAST:  Jeremy Irons  •  Theresa Russell  •  Armin Mueller-Stahl  •  Joel Grey

Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins (1985)

An officially "dead" cop is trained to become an extraordinary unique assassin in service of the US President.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Guy Hamilton
CAST:  Joel Grey  •  Wilford Brimley  •  George Coe  •  J.A. Preston

The Player (1992) RT 98% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Jul 1997

A Hollywood studio executive is being sent death threats by a writer whose script he rejected - but which one?  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Tim Robbins  •  Greta Scacchi  •  Fred Ward  •  Whoopi Goldberg

Man on a Swing (1974)

DVD release: Sep 2012

A small-town police chief investigating a murder is offered help by a self-described psychic. However, when the chief discovers that the "psychic" is in possession of ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Frank Perry
CAST:  Cliff Robertson  •  Joel Grey  •  Dorothy Tristan  •  Elizabeth Wilson

About Face (1952)

Three friends enter military school together, but 2 of them don't know that the 3rd one is secretly married.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Roy Del Ruth
CAST:  Gordon MacRae  •  Eddie Bracken  •  Dick Wesson  •  Virginia Gibson

The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1976) RT 82% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Apr 1998

Concerned about his friend's cocaine use, Dr. Watson tricks Sherlock Holmes into travelling to Vienna, where Holmes enters the care of Sigmund Freud. Freud attemts to solve ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Herbert Ross
CAST:  Alan Arkin  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Robert Duvall  •  Nicol Williamson

Calypso Heat Wave (1957)

A jukebox operator helps promote a calypso craze.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Fred F. Sears
CAST:  Johnny Desmond  •  Merry Anders  •  Meg Myles  •  Joel Grey

Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy (2013) RT Audience 50%

Is it true what they say in Spamalot (“You won’t make it on Broadway if you don’t have any Jews”)? Tracing Broadway’s Yiddish roots, and exploring back-stories behind many ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Kantor
CAST:  Joel Grey

The Dangerous (1995)

DVD release: Jul 1995

Brother and sister Ninja warriors get revenge for their sister's death by killing the drug dealers in New Orleans. The police enlist the help of a biker warrior to solve the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Rod Hewitt  •  Maria Dante
CAST:  Robert Davi  •  Michael Paré  •  John Savage  •  Joel Grey

Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History (2008)

The history of Hollywood musical movies, from the very beginning until the 21st century, hosted by Shirley Jones.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Mark McLaughlin
CAST:  Obba Babatunde  •  Barry Bostwick  •  Marge Champion  •  Bill Condon

Broadway's Lost Treasures (2003) RT Audience 88%

DVD release: Oct 2003

The golden age of the annual Tony Awards ceremony lasted from 1967 to 1986 -- the period during which 'Alexander H. Cohen' and his wife, Hildy Parks, were the producers of the ...  (more)

CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  Vivian Blaine  •  Yul Brynner  •  Betty Buckley

The Music of Chance (1993) RT 100% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jan 1994

Two men face the consequences of gambling after playing with men beyond their league.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Philip Haas
CAST:  James Spader  •  Mandy Patinkin  •  Charles Durning  •  Joel Grey

My Friend Joe (1996) RT Audience 80%

DVD release: Jun 1999

During the course of one summer, a young Irish lad named Chris befriends an American boy named Joe. The two couldn't be more different, yet they become inseparable. Things ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Chris Bould
CAST:  Schuyler Fisk  •  John Cleere  •  Stephen McHattie  •  Stanley Townsend

Come September (1961) RT 80% / Audience 78%

DVD release: May 2003

Robert Talbot, an American millionaire, arrives early for his annual vacation at his luxurious Italian villa. His long-time girlfriend Lisa has given up waiting for him and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Mulligan
CAST:  Rock Hudson  •  Gina Lollobrigida  •  Sandra Dee  •  Bobby Darin

Marilyn & Me (1991)

Aspiring writer Robert Slatzer (Jesse Dabson) befriends Norma Jean Baker (Susan Griffiths) in 1946, the year she becomes Marilyn Monroe.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Patterson
CAST:  Jesse Dabson  •  Joel Grey  •  Michael Cavanaugh  •  Terry Moore