Search results for "John Beal"

New Faces (1954)

New Faces was a musical revue with songs and comedy skits tied together by a quirky plot. It ran on Broadway for nearly a year in 1952 and was then made into a motion picture ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  John Beal  •  Harry Horner
CAST:  Eartha Kitt  •  Ronny Graham  •  Robert Clary  •  Alice Ghostley

The Firm (1993)

Mitch McDeere is a young man with a promising future in Law. About to sit his Bar exam, he is approached by 'The Firm' and made an offer he doesn't refuse. Seduced by the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sydney Pollack
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Jeanne Tripplehorn  •  Gene Hackman  •  Hal Holbrook

Les Misérables (1935)

In early nineteenth-century France Jean Valjean, an ex-convict who failed to report to parole, is relentlessly pursued over a twenty-year period by Javert, an obsessive policeman.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Boleslawski
CAST:  Fredric March  •  Charles Laughton  •  Cedric Hardwicke  •  Rochelle Hudson

My Six Convicts (1952)

A psychologist takes on the daunting task of getting into the mind of prisoners. He must gain the trust and cooperation from a group of men who have no reason to help him and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Hugo Fregonese
CAST:  Millard Mitchell  •  Gilbert Roland  •  John Beal  •  Marshall Thompson

Break of Hearts (1935) RT Audience 27%

DVD release: Apr 2009

Constance, a poor, but aspiring composer, meets the great conductor, Franz, through their old music teacher. They fall in love, despite Constance knowing about Franz's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Philip Moeller
CAST:  Katharine Hepburn  •  Charles Boyer  •  John Beal  •  Jean Hersholt

Double Wedding (1937) RT Audience 64%

DVD release: Aug 2007

A bohemian free spirit (William Powell) helps meek Waldo (John Beal) win back his fiancée (Florence Rice) and falls in love with her over-controlling sister (Myrna Loy) in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Thorpe
CAST:  William Powell  •  Myrna Loy  •  Florence Rice  •  John Beal

Beg, Borrow or Steal (1937)

We find con-man Ingraham Steward living by his wits by steering wealthy Paris visitors to sellers of fake paintings and other assorted dodges. He and his wife, Agatha, have ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Wilhelm Thiele
CAST:  Frank Morgan  •  Florence Rice  •  John Beal  •  Janet Beecher

Remains to Be Seen (1953)

A girl vocalist and her apartment manager get mixed up in a creepy Park Avenue murder and find themselves facing danger at every turn.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Horror • Mystery
CAST:  June Allyson  •  Van Johnson  •  Louis Calhern  •  Angela Lansbury

Hat, Coat, and Glove (1934)

A prominent New York attorney defends his estranged wife's lover, who's been charged with the murder of a model in Greenwich Village.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Worthington Miner
CAST:  Ricardo Cortez  •  Barbara Robbins  •  John Beal  •  Dorothy Burgess

Danger Patrol (1937)

An explosives carrier at an oil field falls in love with a colleague's daughter.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lew Landers
CAST:  John Beal  •  Sally Eilers  •  Harry Carey  •  Frank M. Thomas

The Man Who Found Himself (1937)

Young Jim Stanton is a conscientious surgeon, but spends too many off-duty hours pursuing his passion for aviation to suit his stuffy father. When it is discovered that a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lew Landers
CAST:  Joan Fontaine  •  Phillip Huston  •  John Beal  •  Jane Walsh

We Who Are About to Die (1937)

Its title notwithstanding, We Who Are About to Die has nothing to do with Roman Gladiators. Rather, the film is based on the true story of San Quentin inmate David Lamson, who ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Christy Cabanne
CAST:  Preston Foster  •  Ann Dvorak  •  John Beal  •  Ray Mayer

Stand By All Networks (1942)

An intrepid radio reporter sets out to track down and expose Nazi agents.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lew Landers
CAST:  Florence Rice  •  John Beal  •  Margaret Hayes  •  Alan Baxter

Another Language (1933)

A newlywed discovers that she and her husband's snobby family speak different languages.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward H. Griffith
CAST:  Helen Hayes  •  Robert Montgomery  •  Louise Closser Hale  •  Henry Travers

The Sound and the Fury (1959) RT Audience 33%

Passions divide a declining Southern family.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martin Ritt
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Joanne Woodward  •  Margaret Leighton  •  Stuart Whitman

The House That Cried Murder (1973) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Apr 2009

The neurotic and newlywed Barbara (Robin Strasser) finds her husband (Arthur Roberts) in bed with his old flame Eva (Iva Jean Saraceni). Robin doesn't get mad-she gets even. ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jean-Marie Pélissié
CAST:  Robin Strasser  •  John Beal  •  Arthur Roberts  •  Iva Jean Saraceni

That Night! (1957)

When a driven business man suffers a series of heart attacks, he and his family must reassess their values.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Newland
CAST:  John Beal  •  Augusta Dabney  •  Malcolm Brodrick  •  Dennis Kohler

Key Witness (1947)

A man takes over the identity of a dead man while on the lam from a crime he didn't commit.  (more)

DIRECTION:  D. Ross Lederman
CAST:  John Beal  •  Trudy Marshall  •  Jimmy Lloyd  •  Helen Mowery

Doctors Don't Tell (1941)

Dr. Ralph Snyder and Dr. Frank Blake open an office together but soon split over a rivalry for nightclub singer Diana Wayne and a difference over ethics.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jacques Tourneur
CAST:  John Beal  •  Florence Rice  •  Edward Norris  •  Ward Bond