Search results for "Lizabeth Scott"

Dark City (1950) RT Audience 49%

DVD release: Jul 2010

Danny Haley's bookie operation is shut down, so he and his pals need money; when Danny meets Arthur Winant, a sucker from out of town, he decoys him into a series of poker ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  William Dieterle
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Viveca Lindfors  •  Dean Jagger

Dead Reckoning (1947) RT 67% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Paratroopers Captain 'Rip' Murdock and Sergeant Johnny Drake are mysteriously ordered to travel to Washington, DC. When Drake learns that he is to be awarded the Medal of ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Cromwell
CAST:  Humphrey Bogart  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Morris Carnovsky  •  Charles Cane

Desert Fury (1947)

The daughter of a Nevada casino owner gets involved with a racketeer, despite everyone's efforts to separate them.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lewis Allen
CAST:  John Hodiak  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Burt Lancaster  •  Wendell Corey

I Walk Alone (1947) RT Audience 60%

Frankie Madison returns to New York after 14 years in prison. Noll Turner, Frankie's former partner in bootlegging, is now a wealthy nightclub manager, and Frankie is ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Byron Haskin
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Kirk Douglas  •  Wendell Corey

Pitfall (1948) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Nov 2012

Based on Jay Dratler's novel The Pitfall, André de Toth's gripping film is a classic L.A. noir in the tradition of Detour, and shows the spiraling, epic consequences resulting ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  André De Toth
CAST:  Dick Powell  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Jane Wyatt  •  Raymond Burr

Scared Stiff (1953)

A nightclub singer and his partner escape mobsters by fleeing to Cuba with a beautiful heiress, who has inherited a haunted castle on an isolated island. The trio hunt for a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  George Marshall
CAST:  Dean Martin  •  Jerry Lewis  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Carmen Miranda

The Strange Love of Martha Ivers (1946) RT 100% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Apr 1998

Young Martha inadvertently causes the death of her cruel, authoritarian aunt. Martha lies to the cops, and Walter, who saw the crime, corroborates the girl's story. Eventually ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Barbara Stanwyck  •  Van Heflin  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Kirk Douglas

Too Late for Tears (1949) RT Audience 61%

DVD release: May 2004

One night on a lonely highway, a speeding car tosses a satchel of money, meant for somebody else, into Jane and Alan Palmer's back seat. Alan wants to turn it over to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Byron Haskin
CAST:  Lizabeth Scott  •  Don DeFore  •  Dan Duryea  •  Arthur Kennedy

Pulp (1972) RT 67% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Apr 2007

A seedy writer of sleazy pulp novels is recruited by a quirky, reclusive ex-actor to help him write his biography at his house in Malta.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Mike Hodges
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Mickey Rooney  •  Lionel Stander  •  Lizabeth Scott

The Racket (1951) RT 20% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Apr 1990

Mobster Nick Scanlon (Ryan) has managed to buy several of the local government and law-enforcement officials. However, he can't seem to touch the incorruptible police captain ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Cromwell
CAST:  Robert Mitchum  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Robert Ryan  •  William Talman

Silver Lode (1954) RT Audience 44%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Dan Ballard, a respected citizen in the western town of Silver Lode, has his wedding interrupted by four men led by Ned McCarthy, an old acquaintance who, as a US Marshal, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Allan Dwan
CAST:  John Payne  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Dan Duryea  •  Dolores Moran

Two of a Kind (1951)

DVD release: Jun 2004

Brandy Kirby (Lizabeth Scott ) and crooked Lawyer Vincent Mailer (Alexander Knox) plan to rob William (Griff Barnett) and Maida McIntyre (Virginia Brissac) by producing a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Henry Levin
CAST:  Edmond O'Brien  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Terry Moore  •  Alexander Knox

The Company She Keeps (1951) RT Audience 30%

A lady con artist sets out to steal her parole officer's fiance.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Cromwell
CAST:  Lizabeth Scott  •  Jane Greer  •  Dennis O'Keefe  •  Fay Baker

Paid in Full (1950) RT 51% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Apr 2003

Two sisters fall in love with the same man. After the wedding, the new husband realizes he may have married the wrong sister.  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Dieterle
CAST:  Robert Cummings  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Diana Lynn  •  Eve Arden

Red Mountain (1951)

Towards the end of the American Civil War, a rebel captain flees to Colorado to join a band of Southern mercenaries. He drags an innocent gold prospecting couple into trouble ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  John Farrow  •  William Dieterle
CAST:  Alan Ladd  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Arthur Kennedy  •  John Ireland

Bad for Each Other (1953) RT Audience 31%

A doctor returned from the Korean War must choose between setting up a glamorous practice and helping the poor.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Irving Rapper
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Dianne Foster  •  Mildred Dunnock

The Weapon (1957)

A boy accidentally shoots a friend with a gun he found in the rubble of a destroyed building. The gun turns out to be a clue in a ten-year-old murder case.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
CAST:  Steve Cochran  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Herbert Marshall  •  Nicole Maurey

Easy Living (1949) RT 100% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Apr 2008

A football halfback (Victor Mature) has a heart condition, a nagging wife (Lizabeth Scott) and a team secretary (Lucille Ball) who loves him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jacques Tourneur
CAST:  Victor Mature  •  Lucille Ball  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Sonny Tufts