Search results for "Peter Bogdanovich"

Paper Moon (1973) RT 91% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Aug 2003

During the Great Depression, a con man finds himself saddled with a young girl who may or may not be his daughter, and the two forge an unlikely partnership.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Ryan O'Neal  •  Tatum O'Neal  •  Madeline Kahn  •  John Hillerman

Texasville (1990) RT 55% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Sep 2002

Summer, 1984: 30 years after Duane captained the high school football team and Jacy was homecoming queen, this Texas town near Wichita Falls prepares for its centennial. Oil ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Cybill Shepherd  •  Annie Potts  •  Randy Quaid

The Last Picture Show (1971) RT 100% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Nov 1999

High school seniors and best friends, Sonny and Duane, live in a dying Texas town. The handsome Duane is dating local beauty, Jacy, while Sonny is having an affair with the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Timothy Bottoms  •  Jeff Bridges  •  Cybill Shepherd  •  Ben Johnson

To Sir, with Love II (1996) RT Audience 67%

Mark Thackeray (Poitier) is a West Indian, who in the 1967 film had taken teaching in a London East End school. He spent twenty years teaching and ten in administrative roles. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Sidney Poitier  •  Christian Payton  •  Dana Eskelson  •  Fernando López

What's Up, Doc? (1972) RT 90% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jul 2003

The accidental mix-up of four identical plaid overnight bags leads to a series of increasingly wild and wacky situations.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Barbra Streisand  •  Ryan O'Neal  •  Madeline Kahn  •  Kenneth Mars

Targets (1968) RT 88% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Aug 2003

A Vietnam veteran quietly plans to go on a mass shooting spree. At the same time, an elderly horror film star prepares to make a public appearance at a drive-in theater.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Tim O'Kelly  •  Boris Karloff  •  Arthur Peterson, Jr.  •  Monte Landis

Mask (1985) RT 93% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Oct 2000

A boy with a massive facial skull deformity and biker gang mother attempts to live as normal a life as possible under the circumstances.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Sam Elliott  •  Eric Stoltz  •  Estelle Getty  •  Laura Dern

A Saintly Switch (1999) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Jun 2004

The story is about a married couplewith children on the verge of divorce. Their imminent divorce, like many, is due to their mutual lack of respect and compassion for each ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Vivica A. Fox  •  David Alan Grier  •  Al Waxman  •  Scott Cumberbatch

Hustle (2004) RT Audience 19%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Few figures in professional baseball had a career quite like Pete Rose -- and practically no one who climbed so high fell so hard. Rose made his major-league debut playing ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Tom Sizemore  •  Dash Mihok  •  George DiCenzo  •  Melissa DiMarco

At Long Last Love (1975) RT 17% / Audience 42%

Four socialites unexpectedly clash: heiress Brooke Carter runs into gambler Johnny Spanish at the race track while playboy Michael O. Pritchard nearly runs into stage star ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Cybill Shepherd  •  Burt Reynolds  •  Duilio Del Prete  •  Madeline Kahn

They All Laughed (1981) RT 33% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Oct 2006

A mad cap private-eye caper about a team of detectives who are following, and are being followed by, a group of beautiful women.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Audrey Hepburn  •  Ben Gazzara  •  Patti Hansen  •  John Ritter

The Cat's Meow (2001) RT 75% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Semi-true story of the Hollywood murder that occurred at a star-studded gathering aboard William Randolph Hearst's yacht in 1924.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Kirsten Dunst  •  Edward Herrmann  •  Eddie Izzard  •  Cary Elwes

Nickelodeon (1976) RT 14% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Apr 2009

Going from a lawyer to a writer, and then to a film director, is the career path on which we find the bashful Leo Harrigan. But Leo has problems as well, such as being ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Ryan O'Neal  •  Burt Reynolds  •  Tatum O'Neal  •  Brian Keith

Noises Off (1992) RT 57% / Audience 84%

DVD release: May 2004

A travelling theater group has so much action going on behind-the-scenes it almost ruins the performances.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  Michael Caine  •  Denholm Elliott  •  Julie Hagerty

Voyage to the Planet of Prehistoric Women (1968) RT Audience 21%

DVD release: Mar 2005

A groups of astronauts crash-land on Venus and find themselves on the wrong side of a group of Venusian women when they kill a monster that is worshipped by them.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Science Fiction • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Mamie Van Doren  •  Mary Marr  •  Paige Lee  •  Gennadi Vernov

The Mystery of Natalie Wood (2004)

Uses accounts from family, friends, and acquaintances to tell the story of Natalie Wood and how she started young, acting in the spotlight, making the transition from a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Justine Waddell  •  Michael Weatherly  •  Matthew Settle  •  Colin Friels

Directed by John Ford (1971) RT Audience 83%

DVD release: Sep 2009

A documentary about the life and films of director John Ford.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Orson Welles  •  Peter Bogdanovich  •  Henry Fonda  •  John Ford

Saint Jack (1979) RT 62% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jan 2001

Compelling character study, revolving around Jack Flowers (Ben Gazzara), an American hustler trying to make his fortune in 1970s Singapore in small time pimping. He dreams of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Ben Gazzara  •  Denholm Elliott  •  James Villiers  •  Joss Ackland

Squirrels to the Nuts (2015)

On the set of a playwright's new project, a love triangle forms between his wife, her ex-lover, and the call girl-turned-actress cast in the production.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Jennifer Aniston  •  Imogen Poots  •  Lucy Punch  •  Owen Wilson

Naked City: A Killer Christmas (1998) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Nov 1999

An ambitious reporter gets in their way of two cops assigned to investigate a serial killer who became active around Christmas time..  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Scott Glenn  •  Courtney B. Vance  •  Laura Leighton  •  Barbara Williams