Search results for "Leslie Caron"

An American in Paris (1951) RT 95% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Apr 1999

Jerry Mulligan is an exuberant American expatriate in Paris trying to make a reputation as a painter. His friend Adam is a struggling concert pianist who's a long time ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Vincente Minnelli
CAST:  Gene Kelly  •  Leslie Caron  •  Oscar Levant  •  Georges Guétary

Chocolat (2000)

A fable of emotional liberation and chocolate. A mother and daughter move to a small French town where they open a chocolate shop. The town, religious and morally strict, is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lasse Hallström
CAST:  Juliette Binoche  •  Alfred Molina  •  Johnny Depp  •  Carrie-Anne Moss

Daddy Long Legs (1955) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: Feb 2006

Wealthy American Jervis Pendleton III (Fred Astaire) has a chance encounter at a French orphanage with a cheerful 18-year-old resident, Julie Andre (Leslie Caron). He ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jean Negulesco
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  Leslie Caron  •  Terry Moore  •  Thelma Ritter

Damage (1992) RT Audience 44%

DVD release: Mar 2010

The life of a respected British politician at the height of his career crumbles when he becomes obsessed with his son's lover.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Louis Malle
CAST:  Jeremy Irons  •  Juliette Binoche  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Rupert Graves

Fanny (1961) RT 100% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jun 2008

Almost 19-year-old Marius feels himself in a rut in Marseille, his life planned for him by his cafe'-owning father, and he longs for the sea. The night before he is to leave ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joshua Logan
CAST:  Leslie Caron  •  Maurice Chevalier  •  Charles Boyer  •  Horst Buchholz

Father Goose (1964) RT 79% / Audience 86%

DVD release: May 2013

During World War II South Sea beachcomber Walter Eckland is persuaded to spy on planes passing over his island. He gets more than he bargained for as schoolteacher Catherine ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ralph Nelson
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Leslie Caron  •  Trevor Howard  •  Jack Good

Gigi (1958) RT 77% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Apr 1999

A home, a motorcar, servants, the latest fashions: the most eligible and most finicky bachelor (Louis Jourdan) in Paris offers them all to Gigi (Leslie Caron). But she, who's ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Vincente Minnelli
CAST:  Leslie Caron  •  Maurice Chevalier  •  Louis Jourdan  •  Hermione Gingold

The Man Who Loved Women (1977) RT 36% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Jan 2002

At Bertrand Morane's burial there are many of the women that the 40-year-old engineer loved. In flashback Bertrand's life and love affairs are told by himself while writing an ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  François Truffaut
CAST:  Charles Denner  •  Brigitte Fossey  •  Nelly Borgeaud  •  Geneviève Fontanel

Dangerous Moves (1984)

World Chess Champion Akiva Liebskind (Michel Piccoli) faces his former pupil Pavius Fromm (Alexandre Arbatt), who defected to the West from the Soviet Union five years earlier ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Dembo
CAST:  Michel Piccoli  •  Alexandre Arbatt  •  Liv Ullmann  •  Leslie Caron

Le Divorce (2003) RT 37% / Audience 26%

DVD release: Jan 2004

While visiting her sister in Paris, a young woman finds romance and learns her brother-in-law is a philanderer.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  James Ivory
CAST:  Kate Hudson  •  Naomi Watts  •  Melvil Poupaud  •  Catherine Samie

Lili (1953) RT 100% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Oct 2012

Members of a circus troupe "adopt" Lili Daurier when she finds herself stranded in a strange town. The magician who first comes to her rescue already has romantic ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles Walters
CAST:  Leslie Caron  •  Mel Ferrer  •  Jean-Pierre Aumont  •  Zsa Zsa Gábor

That's Entertainment! (1974)

Various MGM stars from yesterday present their favorite musical moments from the studio's 50 year history.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Jack Haley Jr.
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  Bing Crosby  •  Gene Kelly  •  Peter Lawford

Valentino (1977) RT 50% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Feb 1994

In 1926 the tragic and untimely death of a silent screen actor caused female moviegoers to riot in the streets and in some cases to commit suicide...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Ken Russell
CAST:  Rudolf Nureyev  •  Leslie Caron  •  Michelle Phillips  •  Carol Kane

The L-Shaped Room (1962) RT Audience 89%

Leslie Caron plays a young, pregnant, unmarried Frenchwoman who takes a room in a seedy boarding house in London. She soon makes friends with Toby, a struggling writer who ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bryan Forbes
CAST:  Leslie Caron  •  Tom Bell  •  Brock Peters  •  Bernard Lee

That's Entertainment! III (1994) RT 100% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Some of MGM'S musical stars review the studios history of musicals. From The Hollywood Revue of 1929 to Brigadoon, from the first musical talkies to Gene Kelly in Singin' in ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Michael J. Sheridan  •  Bud Friedgen
CAST:  June Allyson  •  Cyd Charisse  •  Lena Horne  •  Howard Keel

The Glass Slipper (1955) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Apr 1991

Musical adaptation of the story of Cinderella and her magical trip to the prince's ball.  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles Walters
CAST:  Leslie Caron  •  Michael Wilding  •  Keenan Wynn  •  Estelle Winwood

That's Entertainment, Part II (1976)

Gene Kelly and Fred Astaire present more golden moments from the MGM film library, this time including comedy and drama as well as classic musical numbers.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Gene Kelly
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  Gene Kelly  •  Judy Garland  •  Mickey Rooney

Glory Alley (1952)

A New Orleans boxer (Ralph Meeker) backs out of a bout and leaves his girlfriend (Leslie Caron) for Korea.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Raoul Walsh
CAST:  Ralph Meeker  •  Leslie Caron  •  Kurt Kasznar  •  Gilbert Roland

The Head of the Family (1967) RT Audience 100%

A man is delighted to hear that his wife is pregnant and he begins to prepare for the wonders of fatherhood. As time progresses along, the family grows larger with each ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
CAST:  Nino Manfredi  •  Leslie Caron  •  Ugo Tognazzi  •  Mario Carotenuto

Kontrakt (1980)

Bearing traces of the old Anton Chekhov play The Wedding, The Contract is set during an "arranged" ceremony. The bride and groom barely know each other, but this matters not ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Krzysztof Zanussi
CAST:  Maja Komorowska  •  Tadeusz Lomnicki  •  Krzysztof Kolberger  •  Zofia Mrozowska