Search results for "Lloyd Bridges"

Tucker: The Man and His Dream (1988) RT 84% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Based on a true story. Shortly after World War II, Preston Tucker is a dynamic engineer and an enthusiastic showman who envisions the car of the future. Against mighty odds he ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Francis Ford Coppola
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Joan Allen  •  Martin Landau  •  Frederic Forrest

A Walk in the Sun (1945) RT 100% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Jul 1998

In the 1943 invasion of Italy, one American platoon lands, digs in, then makes its way inland to attempt to take a fortified farmhouse, as tension and casualties mount. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Lloyd Bridges  •  Richard Conte  •  Richard Benedict

Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)

A faulty computer causes a passenger space shuttle to head straight for the sun, and man-with-a-past, Ted Striker must save the day and get the shuttle back on track – again – ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ken Finkleman
CAST:  Robert Hays  •  Julie Hagerty  •  Lloyd Bridges  •  Chad Everett

Airplane! (1980) RT 97% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Alcoholic pilot, Ted Striker has developed a fear of flying due to wartime trauma, but nevertheless boards a passenger jet in an attempt to woo back his stewardess girlfriend. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Zucker  •  Jim Abrahams  •  Jerry Zucker
CAST:  Robert Hays  •  Julie Hagerty  •  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar  •  Lloyd Bridges

Blown Away (1994)

Blown Away tells the story of Jimmy Dove who works for the Boston bomb squad. Shortly after Dove leaves the force his partner is killed by a bomb that Dove thinks might have ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stephen Hopkins
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Lloyd Bridges  •  Forest Whitaker

Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941) RT 100% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Feb 2007

Boxer Joe Pendleton, flying to his next fight, crashes...because a Heavenly Messenger, new on the job, snatched Joe's spirit prematurely from his body. Before the matter can ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Alexander Hall
CAST:  Robert Montgomery  •  Claude Rains  •  Evelyn Keyes  •  James Gleason

High Noon (1952) RT 96% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Oct 2001

High Noon is about Will Kane, the sheriff of a small town in the New Mexico Territory, who learns a notorious outlaw he put in jail has been freed, and will be arriving on the ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Fred Zinnemann
CAST:  Gary Cooper  •  Grace Kelly  •  Thomas Mitchell  •  Lloyd Bridges

Honey, I Blew Up the Kid (1992) RT 41% / Audience 24%

DVD release: Oct 2002

Wayne Szalinski is at it again. But instead of shrinking things, he tries to make a machine that can make things grow. As in the first one, his machine isn't quite accurate. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Randal Kleiser
CAST:  Rick Moranis  •  Marcia Strassman  •  Robert Oliveri  •  Daniel Shalikar

Hot Shots! (1991) RT 83% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Recruited to join a top-secret mission for the Air Force, a renegade pilot finds himself coping with an incompetent admiral and a carefully selected squadron of flyers who are ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • War
DIRECTION:  Jim Abrahams
CAST:  Charlie Sheen  •  Cary Elwes  •  Valeria Golino  •  Lloyd Bridges

Hot Shots! Part Deux (1993) RT 59% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Topper Harley is found to be working as an odd-job-man in a monastery. The CIA want him to lead a rescue mission into Iraq, to rescue the last rescue team, who went in to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • War
DIRECTION:  Jim Abrahams
CAST:  Charlie Sheen  •  Lloyd Bridges  •  Valeria Golino  •  Richard Crenna

Joe Versus the Volcano (1990) RT 59% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Apr 2002

Hypochondriac Joe Banks finds out he has six months to live, quits his dead end job, musters the courage to ask his co-worker out on a date, and is then hired to jump into a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Patrick Shanley
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Meg Ryan  •  Lloyd Bridges  •  Dan Hedaya

Moonrise (1948) RT 100% / Audience 73%

Danny is being despised by his schoolmates because his father was accused to have killed another man and is condemned to the death penalty.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Dane Clark  •  Gail Russell  •  Ethel Barrymore  •  Allyn Joslyn

Northwest Passage (1940)

Based on the Kenneth Roberts novel of the same name, this film tells the story of two friends who join Rogers' Rangers, as the legendary elite force engages the enemy during ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History • Western
DIRECTION:  King Vidor
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Robert Young  •  Walter Brennan  •  Ruth Hussey

Ramrod (1947) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 1990

A cattle-vs.-sheepman feud loses Connie Dickason her fiance, but gains her his ranch, which she determines to run alone in opposition to Frank Ivey, "boss" of the valley, whom ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  André De Toth
CAST:  Joel McCrea  •  Veronica Lake  •  Don DeFore  •  Donald Crisp

Sahara (1943) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Dec 2001

Sergeant Joe Gunn and his tank crew pick up five British soldiers, a Frenchman and a Sudanese man with an Italian prisoner crossing the Libyan Desert to rejoin their command ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Zoltan Korda
CAST:  Humphrey Bogart  •  Dan Duryea  •  Lloyd Bridges  •  J. Carrol Naish

The Goddess (1958) RT Audience 62%

Booze, pills and loneliness mark a young actress' rise to stardom.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Cromwell
CAST:  Kim Stanley  •  Lloyd Bridges  •  Patty Duke  •  Bert Freed

The Talk of the Town (1942)

When the Holmes Woolen Mill burns down, political activist Leopold Dilg is jailed for arson (and murder; one man was lost). Escaping, Leopold hides out in the home of his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  George Stevens
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Jean Arthur  •  Ronald Colman  •  Edgar Buchanan

Alice in Wonderland (1985) RT Audience 84%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Classic tale of a girl named Alice who follows a white rabbit down a hole into Wonderland, where she can change sizes by eating and drinking and animals talk. After escaping ...  (more)

GENRES: Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Harry Harris
CAST:  Natalie Gregory  •  Sheila Allen  •  Sharee Gregory  •  Red Buttons

The Happy Ending (1969) RT 20% / Audience 38%

DVD release: May 1996

The triumphs and failures of middle age as seen through the eyes of runaway American housewife Mary Wilson, a woman who believes that ultimate reality exists above and beyond ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Brooks
CAST:  Jean Simmons  •  John Forsythe  •  Shirley Jones  •  Teresa Wright