Search results for "Natalie Wood"

Miracle on 34th Street (1947) RT 96% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Kris Kringle, seemingly the embodiment of Santa Claus, is asked to portray the jolly old fellow at Macy's following his performance in the Thanksgiving Day parade. His ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  George Seaton
CAST:  Maureen O'Hara  •  John Payne  •  Edmund Gwenn  •  Gene Lockhart

Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (1969) RT 91% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Couples Bob & Carol Sanders and Ted & Alice Henderson are best friends. After attending a weekend self-help self-discovery session, Bob and Carol feel newly ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Paul Mazursky
CAST:  Natalie Wood  •  Robert Culp  •  Elliott Gould  •  Dyan Cannon

Brainstorm (1983) RT 63% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Aug 2000

Two brilliant research scientists have invented a device capable of recording and playing back sensory experiences only to have devastating results when one of them records ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Douglas Trumbull
CAST:  Christopher Walken  •  Natalie Wood  •  Louise Fletcher  •  Cliff Robertson

Meteor (1979) RT 5% / Audience 13%

DVD release: Mar 2000

After a collision with a comet, a nearly 8km wide piece of the asteroid "Orpheus" is heading towards Earth. If it will hit it will cause a incredible catastrophe which will ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ronald Neame
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Natalie Wood  •  Karl Malden  •  Brian Keith

Rebel Without a Cause (1955) RT 96% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jan 2002

After moving to a new town, troublemaking teen Jim Stark is supposed to have a clean slate, although being the new kid in town brings its own problems. While searching for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nicholas Ray
CAST:  James Dean  •  Natalie Wood  •  Sal Mineo  •  Ann Doran

Splendor in the Grass (1961) RT 85% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Feb 2000

A fragile Kansas girl's unrequited and forbidden love for a handsome young man from the town's most powerful family drives her to heartbreak and madness.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Elia Kazan
CAST:  Natalie Wood  •  Warren Beatty  •  Pat Hingle  •  Audrey Christie

The Candidate (1972) RT 95% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Oct 1997

Bill McKay is a candidate for the U.S. Senate from California. He has no hope of winning, so he is willing to tweak the establishment.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Ritchie
CAST:  Robert Redford  •  Peter Boyle  •  Melvyn Douglas  •  Don Porter

The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947) RT 100% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Apr 2003

In 1900, strong-willed widow Lucy Muir goes to live in Gull Cottage by the British seaside, even though it appears to be haunted. Sure enough, that very night she meets the ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Gene Tierney  •  Rex Harrison  •  George Sanders  •  Edna Best

The Great Race (1965)

Professional daredevil and white-suited hero, The Great Leslie, convinces turn-of-the-century auto makers that a race from New York to Paris (westward across America, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Blake Edwards
CAST:  Jack Lemmon  •  Tony Curtis  •  Natalie Wood  •  Peter Falk

The Jackpot (1950) RT Audience 67%

Jimmy Stewart's Bill Lawrence wins a bevy or prizes from a radio program, but ends up having to sell them all in order to pay the taxes he's incurred.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Walter Lang
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Barbara Hale  •  Natalie Wood  •  James Gleason

The Searchers (1956)

As a Civil War veteran spends years searching for a young niece captured by Indians, his motivation becomes increasingly questionable.  (more)

GENRES: Western
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Jeffrey Hunter  •  Vera Miles  •  Natalie Wood

This Property Is Condemned (1966) RT 64% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Dec 2003

A railroad official, Owen Legate comes to Dodson, Mississippi to shut down much of the town's railway (town's main income). Owen unexpectedly finds love with Dodson's flirt ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sydney Pollack
CAST:  Natalie Wood  •  Robert Redford  •  Charles Bronson  •  Kate Reid

West Side Story (1961) RT 94% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Oct 1998

In the slums of the upper West Side of Manhattan, New York, a gang of Polish-American teenagers called the Jets compete with a rival gang of recently immigrated Puerto Ricans, ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Wise  •  Jerome Robbins
CAST:  Natalie Wood  •  Richard Beymer  •  Russ Tamblyn  •  Rita Moreno

The Blue Veil (1951) RT Audience 80%

Louise Mason is a young widow who fills her empty life with the task of becoming a children's nurse. As the years pass, and the widow tries to find her own place in life, her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Curtis Bernhardt  •  Busby Berkeley
CAST:  Jane Wyman  •  Charles Laughton  •  Joan Blondell  •  Richard Carlson

The Star (1952) RT Audience 61%

DVD release: Jun 2005

A washed-up movie queen finds romance, but continues to desire a comeback.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stuart Heisler
CAST:  Bette Davis  •  Natalie Wood  •  Sterling Hayden  •  Warner Anderson

Love with the Proper Stranger (1963) RT 80% / Audience 88%

Angie Rossini, an innocent New York City sales clerk from a repressive Italian-American family, engages in a short-lived affair with a handsome jazz musician named Rocky ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Mulligan
CAST:  Natalie Wood  •  Steve McQueen  •  Edie Adams  •  Herschel Bernardi

The Last Married Couple in America (1980) RT Audience 20%

Jeff and Mari Thompson have been married for fifteen years. Although their marriage is not perfect, they are seemingly happy in their married and family life. But all their ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gilbert Cates
CAST:  George Segal  •  Natalie Wood  •  Richard Benjamin  •  Valerie Harper

Inside Daisy Clover (1966) RT 36% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Feb 2009

A girl on the road to stardom fights the dehumanizing effects of Hollywood life.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Mulligan
CAST:  Natalie Wood  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Robert Redford  •  Roddy McDowall

One Desire (1955)

The "one desire" of ex-gambler Clint Saunders and bar woman Tacey Cromwell is to escape their shady former lives and settle down to respectability. With Clint's younger ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jerry Hopper
CAST:  Anne Baxter  •  Rock Hudson  •  Julie Adams  •  Carl Benton Reid

Dear Brat (1951)

Mirian Wilkins, teen-age daughter of Senator Wilkins, starts a Society for the Rahabilitation of Criminals and, without the approval or knowledge of the Senator, elects him to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  William A. Seiter
CAST:  Edward Arnold  •  Mona Freeman  •  Mary Philips  •  Billy De Wolfe