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

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

DVD release: Sep 2003

A 1967 film based on Truman Capote's book of the same name. After a botched robbery results in the brutal murder of a rural family, two drifters elude police, in the end ...  (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)

An actress suffers an emotional uproar in her personal life after a fan dies trying to see her.  (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

All-star epic retelling of Christ's life.  (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

Murph the Surf (1975) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Aug 1989

Based on a true story, details the daring 1964 theft of the J.P. Morgan jewel collection from New York's American Museum of Natural History. Called the "Greatest Jewel Heist ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Marvin J. Chomsky
CAST:  Don Stroud  •  Robert Conrad  •  Donna Mills  •  Robyn Millan