Search results for "Paul Stewart"

Citizen Kane (1941) RT 100% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Newspaper magnate, Charles Foster Kane is taken from his mother as a boy and made the ward of a rich industrialist. As a result, every well-meaning, tyrannical or ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Orson Welles
CAST:  Joseph Cotten  •  Orson Welles  •  Agnes Moorehead  •  Ruth Warrick

Champion (1949) RT 92% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Apr 2013

An unscrupulous boxer fights his way to the top, but eventually alienates all of the people who helped him on the way up.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Robson
CAST:  Kirk Douglas  •  Marilyn Maxwell  •  Arthur Kennedy  •  Paul Stewart

Edge of Doom (1950) RT Audience 36%

A priest sets out to catch the man who killed one of his colleagues.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mark Robson
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Farley Granger  •  Joan Evans  •  Robert Keith

F for Fake (1973) RT 88% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Orson Welles' final film documents the lives of infamous fakers Elmyr de Hory and Clifford Irving. De Hory, who later committed suicide to avoid more prison time, made his ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Orson Welles  •  Gary Graver  •  Oja Kodar  •  François Reichenbach
CAST:  Orson Welles  •  Joseph Cotten  •  Oja Kodar  •  Elmyr de Hory

In Cold Blood (1967) RT 91% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Sep 2003

After a botched robbery results in the brutal murder of a rural family, two drifters elude police, in the end coming to terms with their own mortality and the repercussions of ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Brooks
CAST:  Robert Blake  •  Scott Wilson  •  John Forsythe  •  Paul Stewart

Kiss Me Deadly (1955) RT 97% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Jun 2001

One evening, Hammer gives a ride to Christina, an attractive hitchhiker on a lonely country road, who has escaped from the nearby lunatic asylum. Thugs waylay them and force ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Ralph Meeker  •  Albert Dekker  •  Paul Stewart  •  Juano Hernandez

Mr. Lucky (1943) RT 100% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Mar 2009

A conman poses as a war relief fundraiser, but when he falls for a charity worker, his conscience begins to trouble him.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  H. C. Potter
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Laraine Day  •  Charles Bickford  •  Gladys Cooper

Opening Night (1977)

Actress Myrtle Gordon is a functioning alcoholic actress who is a few days from the opening night of her latest play, concerning a woman distraught about aging. One night a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Cassavetes
CAST:  Gena Rowlands  •  John Cassavetes  •  Ben Gazzara  •  Joan Blondell

Revenge of the Pink Panther (1978)

Chief Inspector Jacques Clouseau is dead. At least that is what the world (and Charles Dreyfus) believe when a dead body is discovered in Clouseau's car after being shot off ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Blake Edwards
CAST:  Peter Sellers  •  Andrew Sachs  •  Herbert Lom  •  Burt Kwouk

S.O.B. (1981)

A movie producer who made a huge flop tries to salvage his career by revamping his film as an erotic production, where its family-friendly star takes her top off.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Blake Edwards
CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  William Holden  •  Marisa Berenson  •  Larry Hagman

The Bad and the Beautiful (1952) RT 96% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Feb 2002

Told in flashback form, the film traces the rise and fall of a tough, ambitious Hollywood producer, Jonathan Shields, as seen through the eyes of various acquaintances, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Vincente Minnelli
CAST:  Lana Turner  •  Kirk Douglas  •  Walter Pidgeon  •  Dick Powell

The Window (1949) RT Audience 77%

An imaginative boy who frequently makes things up witnesses a murder, but can't get his parents or the police to believe him. The only people taking him seriously are the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ted Tetzlaff
CAST:  Barbara Hale  •  Bobby Driscoll  •  Arthur Kennedy  •  Paul Stewart

Twelve O'Clock High (1949) RT 96% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Nov 2001

In this story of the early days of daylight bombing raids over Germany, General Frank Savage must take command of a "hard luck" bomber group. Much of the story deals with his ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Henry King
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Hugh Marlowe  •  Gary Merrill  •  Millard Mitchell

The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) RT 37% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Mar 2001

From his birth in Bethlehem to his death and eventual resurrection, the life of Jesus Christ is given the all-star treatment in this epic retelling. Major aspects of Christ's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  George Stevens
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Michael Anderson, Jr.  •  Carroll Baker  •  Ina Balin

Johnny Eager (1941) RT Audience 78%

DVD release: Jun 1993

A charming racketeer seduces the DA's daughter for revenge, then falls in love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Robert Taylor  •  Lana Turner  •  Edward Arnold  •  Van Heflin

The Wild Party (1956) RT Audience 13%

DVD release: Jun 2004

An ex-football brute (Anthony Quinn) and his beatnik gang take a rich girl (Carol Ohmart) and her boyfriend hostage (Arthur Franz) at a jazz joint.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Harry Horner
CAST:  Anthony Quinn  •  Carol Ohmart  •  Arthur Franz  •  Jay Robinson

Illegal Entry (1949)

Long before he became producer/director of The Tonight Show, Fred DeCordova helmed the Universal meller Illegal Entry. Howard Duff, who later worked with DeCordova on the TV ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Frederick de Cordova
CAST:  Howard Duff  •  Märta Torén  •  George Brent  •  Gar Moore

Loan Shark (1952) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Sep 2006

A vicious loan shark ring has been preying on factory workers. When several workers at a tire factory suffer violence at the hands of the loan sharkers, a union leader and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Seymour Friedman
CAST:  George Raft  •  Dorothy Hart  •  Paul Stewart  •  John Hoyt

Power (1980) RT 55% / Audience 46%

DVD release: May 1999

Loosely based on the life of Jimmy Hoffa, this traces the rise of Tommy Vanda (Joe Don Baker) from a Chicago dock worker to an influential labor leader who, like Hoffa, finds ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Barry Shear  •  Virgil W. Vogel
CAST:  Joe Don Baker  •  Karen Black  •  David Groh  •  Howard Da Silva

City Beneath the Sea (1971) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Oct 2009

A group of 21st-century colonists inhabit an underwater city called Pacifica. Originally intended as a purely scientific installation, the U. S. government wants to stash all ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Irwin Allen
CAST:  Stuart Whitman  •  Robert Wagner  •  Rosemary Forsyth  •  Robert Colbert