Search results for "Lillian Gish"

Remodeling Her Husband (1920)

Directed by Lillian Gish and D.W. Griffith.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  D.W. Griffith  •  Lillian Gish
CAST:  Dorothy Gish  •  James Rennie  •  Marie Burke  •  Downing Clarke

A Wedding (1978) RT 78% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Apr 2006

Muffin's wedding to Dino Corelli is to be a big affair. Except the ageing priest isn't too sure of the ceremony, only the families actually turn up as the Corelli Italian ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  Desi Arnaz Jr.  •  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Howard Duff

Ben-Hur (1925)

After having not seen one another in years, wealthy Jewish citizen Judah Ben-Hur and his boyhood close friend Messala, now a Roman tribune, happen to meet. When an accident ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Fred Niblo  •  Christy Cabanne  •  Charles Brabin  •  Rex Ingram  •  J.J. Cohn
CAST:  Ramon Novarro  •  Francis X. Bushman  •  May McAvoy  •  Betty Bronson

Broken Blossoms (1919) RT 95% / Audience 73%

DVD release: May 1999

The love story of an abused English girl and a Chinese Buddhist in a time when London was a brutal and harsh place to live.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  D.W. Griffith
CAST:  Lillian Gish  •  Richard Barthelmess  •  Donald Crisp  •  Arthur Howard

Duel in the Sun (1946) RT 81% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Jan 1999

Beautiful half-breed Pearl Chavez becomes the ward of her dead father's first love and finds herself torn between her sons, one good and the other bad.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  King Vidor
CAST:  Jennifer Jones  •  Joseph Cotten  •  Gregory Peck  •  Lionel Barrymore

Follow Me, Boys! (1966) RT Audience 78%

DVD release: Feb 2004

Lem Siddons is part of a traveling band who has a dream of becoming a lawyer. Deciding to settle down, he finds a job as a stockboy in the general store of a small town. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Norman Tokar
CAST:  Fred MacMurray  •  Vera Miles  •  Lillian Gish  •  Charles Ruggles

Hearts of the World (1918) RT Audience 43%

A group of youngsters grow up and love in a peaceful French village. But war intrudes and peace is shattered. The German army invades and occupies village, bringing both ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  D.W. Griffith
CAST:  Lillian Gish  •  Robert Harron  •  Dorothy Gish  •  Adolph Lestina

Intolerance (1916) RT 97% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Dec 2002

The story of a poor young woman, separated by prejudice from her husband and baby, is interwoven with tales of intolerance from throughout history.  (more)

DIRECTION:  D.W. Griffith
CAST:  Lillian Gish  •  Mae Marsh  •  Robert Harron  •  F.A. Turner

The Birth of a Nation (1915) RT 100% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Two families, abolitionist Northerners the Stonemans and Southern landowners the Camerons, intertwine in director D.W. Griffith's controversial Civil War epic. When ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  D.W. Griffith
CAST:  Lillian Gish  •  Mae Marsh  •  Henry B. Walthall  •  Miriam Cooper

The Musketeers of Pig Alley (1912) RT Audience 100%

The film is about a poor married couple living in New York City. The husband works as a musician and must travel often for work. When returning, his wallet is taken by a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  D.W. Griffith
CAST:  Elmer Booth  •  Lillian Gish  •  Clara T. Bracy  •  Walter Miller

The Night of the Hunter (1955) RT 98% / Audience 90%

DVD release: May 2001

In the Deep South, a serial-killing preacher hunts two young children who know the whereabouts of a stash of money.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Charles Laughton
CAST:  Robert Mitchum  •  Shelley Winters  •  Lillian Gish  •  James Gleason

The Whales of August (1987) RT 63% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Oct 2003

The Whales of August is a 1987 film based on a play by David Berry starring Bette Davis and Lillian Gish as elderly sisters. Also in the cast were Ann Sothern as one of their ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lindsay Anderson
CAST:  Bette Davis  •  Lillian Gish  •  Vincent Price  •  Ann Sothern

The Wind (1928) RT 100% / Audience 88%

When Letty Mason relocates to West Texas, she finds herself unsettled by the ever-present wind and sand. Arriving at her new home at the ranch of her cousin, Beverly, she ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Victor Sjöström
CAST:  Lillian Gish  •  Lars Hanson  •  Montagu Love  •  Dorothy Cumming

Way Down East (1920) RT 94% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Sep 2004

A naive country girl is tricked into a sham marriage by a wealthy womanizer, then must rebuild her life despite the taint of having borne a child out of wedlock.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  D.W. Griffith
CAST:  Lillian Gish  •  Richard Barthelmess  •  Lowell Sherman  •  Burr McIntosh

Portrait of Jennie (1948) RT 91% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Nov 2000

A mysterious girl inspires a struggling artist.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  William Dieterle
CAST:  Jennifer Jones  •  Joseph Cotten  •  Ethel Barrymore  •  Lillian Gish

Warning Shot (1967) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Nov 2005

Pounded by the press for shooting a doctor, an ousted Los Angeles policeman (David Janssen) works his own case.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Buzz Kulik
CAST:  David Janssen  •  Ed Begley  •  Keenan Wynn  •  Sam Wanamaker

The Unforgiven (1960) RT Audience 59%

DVD release: May 2003

The neighbors of a frontier family turn on them when it is suspected that their adopted daughter was stolen from the local Kiawa tribe.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  John Huston
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Audrey Hepburn  •  Audie Murphy  •  John Saxon

Judith of Bethulia (1914) RT Audience 47%

The story is from the Biblical Book of Judith. During the siege of the Jewish city of Bethulia by the Assyrians led by the brutish Holofernes (Henry Walthall), a widow named ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  D.W. Griffith
CAST:  Blanche Sweet  •  Henry B. Walthall  •  Mae Marsh  •  Robert Harron

Top Man (1943)

In this WW II musical, a young man suddenly finds himself in charge of his family when his father is called to war. To help the flagging spirits of local factory workers, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Charles Lamont
CAST:  Donald O'Connor  •  Susanna Foster  •  Lillian Gish  •  Richard Dix

Night of 100 Stars (1982)

The most glittering, expensive, and exhausting videotaping session in television history took place Friday February 19, 1982 at New York's Radio City Music Hall. The event, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Clark Jones
CAST:  Liza Minnelli  •  Bette Davis  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Ann Miller