Search results for "Lee J. Cobb"

12 Angry Men (1957) RT 92% / Audience 86%

The defense and the prosecution have rested and the jury is filing into the jury room to decide if a young Spanish-American is guilty or innocent of murdering his father. What ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Ed Begley  •  E. G. Marshall

The Three Faces of Eve (1957) RT 93% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Classic dramatization of America's best-known case of a woman suffering from multiple personality disorder, and her road to recovery.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Nunnally Johnson
CAST:  Joanne Woodward  •  David Wayne  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Edwin Jerome

Anna and the King of Siam (1946) RT 88% / Audience 66%

DVD release: May 2005

In 1862, a young Englishwoman becomes royal tutor in Siam and befriends the King.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Cromwell
CAST:  Irene Dunne  •  Rex Harrison  •  Linda Darnell  •  Lee J. Cobb

Boomerang (1947) RT 40% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Sep 2002

In a quiet Connecticut town, a kindly priest is murdered while waiting at a street corner. The citizens are horrified and demand action from the police. All of the witnesses ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Elia Kazan
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Jane Wyatt  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Cara Williams

Call Northside 777 (1948) RT 73% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Mar 2005

In 1932, a cop is killed and Frank Wiecek sentenced to life. Eleven years later, a newspaper ad by Frank's mother leads Chicago reporter P.J. O'Neal to look into the case. For ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Henry Hathaway
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Richard Conte  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Helen Walker

How the West Was Won (1962) RT 100% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Sep 2006

The epic tale of the development of the American West from the 1830s through the Civil War to the end of the century, as seen through the eyes of one pioneer family.  (more)

GENRES: History • Western
DIRECTION:  George Marshall  •  Henry Hathaway  •  John Ford  •  Richard Thorpe
CAST:  Carroll Baker  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Henry Fonda  •  Carolyn Jones

In Like Flint (1967) RT 75% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Flint is again called out of retirement when his old boss finds that he seems to have missed 90 seconds while golfing with the president. Flint finds that the president has ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  James Coburn  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Jean Hale  •  Andrew Duggan

Johnny O'Clock (1947) RT Audience 32%

Slick, egotistical Johnny O'Clock (Powell) is a partner in a gambling house that has seen better days. When the hat-check girl is found murdered, he gets involved with crooked ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Rossen
CAST:  Dick Powell  •  Evelyn Keyes  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Ellen Drew

Man of the West (1958) RT 100% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Mar 1991

Heading east to Fort Worth to hire a schoolteacher for his frontier town home, Link Jones is stranded with singer Billie Ellis and gambler Sam Beasley when their train is held ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Anthony Mann
CAST:  Gary Cooper  •  Julie London  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Arthur O'Connell

On the Waterfront (1954) RT 98% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Terry Malloy dreams about being a prize fighter, while tending his pigeons and running errands at the docks for Johnny Friendly, the corrupt boss of the dockers union. Terry ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Elia Kazan
CAST:  Marlon Brando  •  Karl Malden  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Rod Steiger

Our Man Flint (1966) RT 82% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jul 2002

When scientists use eco-terrorism to impose their will on the world by affecting extremes in the weather, Intelligence Chief Cramden calls in top agent Derek Flint.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Daniel Mann
CAST:  James Coburn  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Gila Golan  •  Edward Mulhare

Party Girl (1958) RT 80% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Feb 1992

Slick lawyer Thomas Farrell has made a career of defending mobsters in trials. It's not until he meets a lovely showgirl at a mob party that he realizes that there's more to ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nicholas Ray
CAST:  Robert Taylor  •  Cyd Charisse  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  John Ireland

Sirocco (1951) RT Audience 24%

DVD release: Jan 2003

A mysterious American gets mixed up with gunrunners in Syria.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Curtis Bernhardt
CAST:  Humphrey Bogart  •  Märta Torén  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Everett Sloane

The Dark Past (1948) RT 50% / Audience 45%

A gang hold a family hostage in their own home. The leader of the escaped cons is bothered by a recurring dream that the doctor of the house may be able to analyze.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Rudolph Maté
CAST:  William Holden  •  Nina Foch  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Adele Jergens

The Exorcist (1973) RT 87% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Dec 1998

12-year-old Regan MacNeil begins to adapt an explicit new personality as strange events befall the local area of Georgetown. Her mother becomes torn between science and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror
DIRECTION:  William Friedkin
CAST:  Ellen Burstyn  •  Jason Miller  •  Max von Sydow  •  Lee J. Cobb

Thieves' Highway (1949) RT 100% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Nick Garcos comes back from his tour of duty in World War II planning to settle down with his girlfriend, Polly Faber. He learns, however, that his father was recently beaten ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jules Dassin
CAST:  Richard Conte  •  Valentina Cortese  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Barbara Lawrence

The Song of Bernadette (1943) RT 80% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Jun 2003

In 1858 France, Bernadette, an adolescent peasant girl, has a vision of "a beautiful lady" in the city dump. She never claims it to be anything other than this, but the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Henry King
CAST:  Jennifer Jones  •  Vincent Price  •  William Eythe  •  Charles Bickford

Mackenna's Gold (1969) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Aug 2001

The gangster Colorado kidnaps Marshal McKenna. He believes that McKenna has seen a map which leads to a rich vein of gold in the mountains and forces him to show him the way. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Western
DIRECTION:  J. Lee Thompson
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Omar Sharif  •  Camilla Sparv  •  Julie Newmar

The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit (1956) RT 75% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Aug 2005

A World War II veteran (Gregory Peck) can either rise on Madison Avenue or be with his wife (Jennifer Jones) and family.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nunnally Johnson
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Jennifer Jones  •  Fredric March  •  Marisa Pavan

Exodus (1960) RT 64% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Oct 2002

The theme is the founding of the state of Israel. The action begins on a ship filled with Jewish immigrants bound for Israel who are being off loaded on Cyprus. An ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Eva Marie Saint  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Ralph Richardson