Search results for "Mary Astor"

Woman Against Woman (1938)

A newlywed unhappily discovers that her husband's scheming ex-wife still has a controlling influence in his life and home.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert B. Sinclair
CAST:  Virginia Bruce  •  Herbert Marshall  •  Mary Astor  •  Janet Beecher

Cynthia (1947) RT Audience 45%

DVD release: Jul 2009

Sheltered by her parents, a small-town teenager finally goes out on a date.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Z. Leonard
CAST:  Elizabeth Taylor  •  George Murphy  •  S.Z. Sakall  •  Mary Astor

Any Number Can Play (1949) RT Audience 56%

DVD release: Mar 1994

Clark Gable stars in this 1949 drama, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, about a casino owner juggling both business and family problems. The cast also includes Alexis Smith, Mary ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Clark Gable  •  Alexis Smith  •  Wendell Corey  •  Audrey Totter

No Time to Marry (1938)

In this lightweight comedy, two news reporters who are engaged to be married endure romantic difficulties in their competitive pursuit of a "big scoop".  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Harry Lachman
CAST:  Richard Arlen  •  Mary Astor  •  Lionel Stander  •  Virginia Dale

The Devil's Hairpin (1957)

Cocky car racer Nick Jargin has retired since he nearly caused the death of his brother at a hairpin bend on a circuit. He now holds a trendy café who keeps him busy full time ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Cornel Wilde
CAST:  Cornel Wilde  •  Jean Wallace  •  Arthur Franz  •  Mary Astor

The Murder of Dr. Harrigan (1936)

A young doctor is determined to expose the killer when a surgeon is found stabbed to death in a hospital elevator.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  Frank McDonald
CAST:  Ricardo Cortez  •  Kay Linaker  •  John Eldredge  •  Mary Astor

Other Men's Women (1931) RT Audience 48%

Railroad fireman Bill White is a carefree ladies' man with an irresponsible streak. His buddy Jack Kulper, an engineer, is more solid and reliable. Bill comes to stay a while ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  William A. Wellman
CAST:  Grant Withers  •  Mary Astor  •  Regis Toomey  •  James Cagney

The Little Giant (1933) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Oct 2008

Prohibition is ending so bootlegger Bugs Ahearn decides to crack California society. He leases a house from down-on-her-luck Ruth and hires her as social secretary. He rescues ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roy Del Ruth
CAST:  Edward G. Robinson  •  Mary Astor  •  Helen Vinson  •  Russell Hopton

I Am a Thief (1934)

A man dodges jewel thieves while carrying a fortune in diamonds on the Orient Express.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Robert Florey
CAST:  Mary Astor  •  Ricardo Cortez  •  Dudley Digges  •  Robert Barrat

Red Hot Tires (1935)

An escaped convict redeems himself by becoming an auto racing champion.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  D. Ross Lederman
CAST:  Lyle Talbot  •  Mary Astor  •  Roscoe Karns  •  Frankie Darro

Beau Brummel (1924) RT Audience 36%

DVD release: Sep 2007

George Bryan Brummel, a British military officer, loves Lady Margery, the betrothed of Lord Alvanley. Despite her own desperate love for Brummel, she submits to family ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harry Beaumont
CAST:  John Barrymore  •  Mary Astor  •  Willard Louis  •  Carmel Myers

The Man with Two Faces (1934) RT Audience 29%

Actress Jessica Wells, sister of actor Damon Wells, is on top of her form except when her husband Vance is around. When Vance takes her to the apartment of a theatrical ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Archie Mayo
CAST:  Edward G. Robinson  •  Mary Astor  •  Ricardo Cortez  •  Mae Clarke

Youngblood Hawke (1964)

An unknown Kentucky writer (James Franciscus) comes to New York and pursues fame and women (Suzanne Pleshette, Genevieve Page).  (more)

DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  James Franciscus  •  Suzanne Pleshette  •  Geneviève Page  •  Eva Gabor

And So They Were Married (1936) RT Audience 33%

A bitter widow and a grumpy widower find themselves stuck in a hotel that is cut off from the outside by a snowstorm. Although both have no intention of getting married again, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Elliott Nugent
CAST:  Melvyn Douglas  •  Mary Astor  •  Edith Fellows  •  Jackie Moran

Sentimental Tommy (1921)

Grizel is the daughter of the Painted Lady, who believes that her lover will one day return. Grizel is ostracized by the other children of the town. Tommy and his sister come ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John S. Robertson
CAST:  Malcolm Bradley  •  Harry Coleman  •  Kate Davenport  •  George Fawcett

Upper World (1934) RT Audience 38%

A railroad tycoon, disillusioned with his marriage (his wife has no time for him - she's too busy giving parties and sailing on yachts), starts seeing a showgirl. Things go ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Roy Del Ruth
CAST:  Warren William  •  Ginger Rogers  •  Mary Astor  •  Andy Devine

Blonde Fever (1944) RT Audience 33%

A woman fights to save her husband from a sluttish waitress.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Whorf
CAST:  Philip Dorn  •  Mary Astor  •  Felix Bressart  •  Gloria Grahame

The Fighting Coward (1924)

The Fighting Coward (1924)  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  James Cruze
CAST:  Ernest Torrence  •  Mary Astor  •  Noah Beery  •  Cullen Landis