Search results for "Mickey Rooney"

The Private Lives of Adam and Eve (1960)

A modern couple dream that they are Adam and Eve.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mickey Rooney  •  Albert Zugsmith
CAST:  Mickey Rooney  •  Mamie Van Doren  •  Fay Spain  •  Mel Tormé

The Muppets (2011) RT 96% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Mar 2012

When Kermit the Frog and the Muppets learn that their beloved theater is slated for demolition, a sympathetic human, Gary, and his puppet roommate, Walter, swoop in to help ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  James Bobin
CAST:  Emily Blunt  •  John Krasinski  •  Zach Galifianakis  •  Jack Black

24 Hours to Kill (1965)

When a jet airliner with engine trouble lands in Beirut for a twenty-four hour stopover, purser 'Jonesey' fears his life is in danger from a gold-smuggling gang whom he ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Bezencenet
CAST:  Lex Barker  •  Mickey Rooney  •  Wolfgang Lukschy  •  Walter Slezak

Babe: Pig in the City (1998) RT 62% / Audience 40%

DVD release: May 1999

Babe, fresh from his victory in the sheepherding contest, returns to Farmer Hoggett's farm, but after Farmer Hoggett is injured and unable to work, Babe has to go to the big ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  George Miller
CAST:  James Cromwell  •  Mary Stein  •  Mickey Rooney  •  Magda Szubanski

Bill (1981) RT Audience 94%

DVD release: Mar 1990

Bill a retarded man ventures out into the world for the first time. Having spent most of his life in a dreary inner city Institution. He is taken in by a kind family and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anthony Page
CAST:  Mickey Rooney  •  Dennis Quaid  •  Largo Woodruff

Bill: On His Own (1983) RT Audience 78%

DVD release: Jan 1987

Bill Sackter struggles to cope after his best friend and guardian, Barry Morrow and his wife Beverly move away. Bill moves into a group home run by Mae Driscoll who teaches ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anthony Page
CAST:  Mickey Rooney  •  Helen Hunt  •  Edie McClurg

Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961) RT 88% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Sep 1999

Fortune hunter Holly Golightly finds herself captivated by aspiring writer Paul Varjak, who's moved into her building on a wealthy woman's dime. As romance blooms between Paul ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Blake Edwards
CAST:  Audrey Hepburn  •  George Peppard  •  Patricia Neal  •  Buddy Ebsen

Captains Courageous (1937) RT 93% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jan 2006

Harvey, the arrogant and spoiled son of an indulgent absentee-father, falls overboard from a transatlantic steamship and is rescued by a fishing vessel on the Grand Banks. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Victor Fleming
CAST:  Freddie Bartholomew  •  Spencer Tracy  •  Lionel Barrymore  •  Melvyn Douglas

Erik the Viking (1989) RT 47% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Dec 2007

Erik the Viking gathers warriors from his village and sets out on a dangerous journey to Valhalla, to ask the gods to end the Age of Ragnorok and allow his people to see ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Terry Jones
CAST:  Tim Robbins  •  Mickey Rooney  •  Eartha Kitt  •  Terry Jones

Find the Lady (1976)

Two hoodlums, Trigger (Mickey Rooney) & Leo (Dick Emery) are hired by the unscrupulous J.K. (Peter Cook) to kidnap his niece Victoria (Alexandra Bastedo). The daughter of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  John Trent
CAST:  John Candy  •  Mickey Rooney  •  Peter Cook  •  Lawrence Dane

Hide-Out (1934)

Wounded criminal Lucky Wilson (Robert Montgomery) takes refuge in a small Connecticut farm. He falls in love with Maureen O'Sullivan, who at first is unaware of his criminal ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Romance
CAST:  Robert Montgomery  •  Maureen O'Sullivan  •  Edward Arnold  •  Elizabeth Patterson

It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (1963) RT 75% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Sep 2001

A group of strangers come across a man dying after a car crash who proceeds to tell them about the $350,000 he buried in California. What follows is the madcap adventures of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kramer
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Milton Berle  •  Sid Caesar  •  Buddy Hackett

Lady and the Tramp II: Scamp's Adventure (2001) RT 45% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Jun 2006

Lady and Tramp's mischievous pup, Scamp, gets fed up with rules and restrictions imposed on him by life in a family, and longs for a wild and free lifestyle. He runs away from ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  Darrell Rooney  •  Jeannine Roussel
CAST:  Scott Wolf  •  Alyssa Milano  •  Chazz Palminteri  •  Mickey Rooney

Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1989) RT Audience 84%

DVD release: Oct 2004

A little boy whose dreams transcend reality is sucked into his own fantasy, which is everything he has dreamed of, until he unleashes an old secret that may not only destroy ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Masami Hata  •  William T. Hurtz
CAST:  Gabriel Damon  •  Mickey Rooney  •  Rene Auberjonois  •  Danny Mann

National Velvet (1944) RT 100% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Jul 2000

Mi Taylor was a young wanderer and opportunist whose father had given him "all the roads in the Kingdom" to travel. One of the roads, and a notation in his father's journal, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Clarence Brown
CAST:  Mickey Rooney  •  Donald Crisp  •  Elizabeth Taylor  •  Anne Revere

Night at the Museum (2006) RT 44% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Apr 2007

Chaos reigns at the natural history museum when night watchman Larry Daley accidentally stirs up an ancient curse, awakening Attila the Hun, an army of gladiators, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Jake Cherry  •  Carla Gugino  •  Robin Williams

Phantom of the Megaplex (2000) RT Audience 57%

A young man working at a cinema on a special premiere night, finds that the films being shown are full of strange and eerie occurrences.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Family • Mystery • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Blair Treu
CAST:  Taylor Handley  •  Corinne Bohrer  •  Caitlin Wachs  •  Jacob Smith

Silent Night, Deadly Night 5: The Toy Maker (1991)

A young boy sees his father killed by a toy that was anonymously delivered to his house. After that, he is too traumatized to speak, and his mother must deal with both him and ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Martin Kitrosser
CAST:  William Thorne  •  Jane Higginson  •  Van Quattro  •  Tracy Fraim

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

The Big Wheel (1949) RT Audience 14%

DVD release: Oct 2000

The ambitious son of an accomplished race driver struggles to outrun his father's legacy and achieve his own successes.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edward Ludwig
CAST:  Mickey Rooney  •  Thomas Mitchell  •  Mary Hatcher  •  Michael O'Shea