Search results for "Pat O'Brien"

Angels with Dirty Faces (1938) RT 100% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Jan 2005

In New York, the boys Rocky Sullivan and Jerry Connelly are best friends and small time thieves. After a robbery, Rocky is arrested and sent to a reformatory school, where he ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Curtiz
CAST:  James Cagney  •  Pat O'Brien  •  Humphrey Bogart  •  Ann Sheridan

Bombshell (1933)

Sexpot film star Lola Burns (Jean Harlow) is at the top of the pile in Hollywood in this pre-code film directed by Victor Fleming But with her father and brother always ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Victor Fleming
CAST:  Jean Harlow  •  Lee Tracy  •  Frank Morgan  •  Franchot Tone

Crack-Up (1946) RT Audience 40%

Art curator George Steele experiences a train wreck...which never happened. Is he cracking up, or the victim of a plot?  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Irving Reis
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  Claire Trevor  •  Herbert Marshall  •  Ray Collins

Knute Rockne, All American (1940)

The story of legendary Notre Dame football player and coach Knute Rockne.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  Ronald Reagan  •  Gale Page  •  Donald Crisp

Ragtime (1981) RT 90% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Nov 2004

A young black pianist becomes embroiled in the lives of an upper-class white family set among the racial tensions, infidelity, violence, and other nostalgic events in early ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  James Cagney  •  Brad Dourif  •  Moses Gunn  •  Elizabeth McGovern

Some Like It Hot (1959) RT 96% / Audience 94%

DVD release: May 2001

Two musicians witness a mob hit and struggle to find a way out of the city before they are found by the gangsters. Their only opportunity is to join an all-girl band as they ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Billy Wilder
CAST:  Marilyn Monroe  •  Tony Curtis  •  Jack Lemmon  •  George Raft

The Phynx (1970) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Oct 2012

A rock band becomes embroiled in foreign affairs when they're sent to go on tour in Albania as a cover to find hostages in a remote castle held by communist enemies of the USA.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Lee H. Katzin
CAST:  Michael A. Miller  •  Ray Chippeway  •  Dennis Larden  •  Lonny Stevens

Flirtation Walk (1934) RT 100% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Jul 1993

A Musical-romance with Dick Powell as a private stationed in Hawaii who gets involved with Ruby Keeler, the general's engaged daughter. In order to avoid a scandal, the pair ...  (more)

GENRES: Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Dick Powell  •  Ruby Keeler  •  Ross Alexander  •  John Arledge

Here Comes the Navy (1934) RT Audience 46%

A cocky guy joins the Navy for the wrong reason but finds romance and twice is cited for heroism.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  James Cagney  •  Gloria Stuart  •  Frank McHugh  •  Dorothy Tree

The End (1978) RT 62% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Feb 2001

Wendell Lawson has only six months to live. Not wanting to endure his last few months of life waiting for the end, he decides to take matters into his own hands and enlists ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Burt Reynolds
CAST:  Burt Reynolds  •  Dom DeLuise  •  Sally Field  •  Strother Martin

Slim (1937) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Feb 2012

Expert lineman Red takes Farm-boy Slim under his wing and teaches him the dangerous, migratory trade of putting up transmission lines. They both love their work, and the same ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ray Enright
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  Henry Fonda  •  Stuart Erwin  •  Margaret Lindsay

The Road to Hong Kong (1962) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Dec 2002

Bob Hope and Bing Crosby return as con men Chester Babcock and Harry Turner, in the last of their road movies. When Chester accidentally memorizes and destroys the only copy ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Norman Panama
CAST:  Bing Crosby  •  Bob Hope  •  Joan Collins  •  Robert Morley

The Fighting 69th (1940) RT Audience 61%

DVD release: Apr 2007

Although loudmouthed braggart Jerry Plunkett alienates his comrades and officers, Father Duffy, the regimental chaplain, has faith that he'll prove himself in the end.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  William Keighley
CAST:  James Cagney  •  Pat O'Brien  •  George Brent  •  Jeffrey Lynn

The People Against O'Hara (1951) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Nov 2011

A defense attorney jeopardizes his career to save his client.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Sturges
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Pat O'Brien  •  Diana Lynn  •  John Hodiak

The Navy Comes Through (1942) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Nov 1991

A U.S. Navy crew aboard a merchant marine ship battle Nazis.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  A. Edward Sutherland
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  George Murphy  •  Jane Wyatt  •  Jackie Cooper

Perilous Holiday (1946)

Pat O'Brien makes the casual acquaintance of fellow American Ruth Warrick while on vacation in Mexico City. What Warrick doesn't know is that O'Brien is a treasury agent, out ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Edward H. Griffith
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  Ruth Warrick  •  Alan Hale  •  Edgar Buchanan

Johnny One-Eye (1950) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Johnny One-Eye was adapted from one of Damon Runyon's lesser-known stories. Pat O'Brien and Wayne Morris star as Martin Martin and Dane Cory respectively, former partners in ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Florey
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  Wayne Morris  •  Dolores Moran  •  Gayle Reed

Flaming Gold (1932)

Two friends working a jungle oil field clash when one marries a lady of the evening.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ralph Ince
CAST:  William Boyd  •  Pat O'Brien  •  Mae Clarke  •  Rollo Lloyd

His Butler's Sister (1943) RT Audience 62%

DVD release: Feb 1996

Aspiring singer Ann Carter (Deanna Durbin) visits her stepbrother (Pat O'Brien) in New York, hoping to make it on Broadway.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Deanna Durbin  •  Franchot Tone  •  Akim Tamiroff  •  Pat O'Brien

Fighting Father Dunne (1948) RT Audience 100%

A dedicated priest tries to reform a group of homeless boys in turn-of-the-century St. Louis.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ted Tetzlaff
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  Darryl Hickman  •  Charles Kemper  •  Una O'Connor