Search results for "Raymond Burr"

Rear Window (1954) RT 100% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Professional photographer L.B. "Jeff" Jeffries breaks his leg while getting an action shot at an auto race. Confined to his New York apartment, he spends his time looking out ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Grace Kelly  •  James Stewart  •  Wendell Corey  •  Thelma Ritter

A Place in the Sun (1951) RT 75% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Aug 2001

An ambitious young man wins an heiress's heart but has to cope with his former girlfriend's pregnancy.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Stevens
CAST:  Montgomery Clift  •  Elizabeth Taylor  •  Shelley Winters  •  Anne Revere

Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)

A faulty computer causes a passenger space shuttle to head straight for the sun, and man-with-a-past, Ted Striker must save the day and get the shuttle back on track – again – ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ken Finkleman
CAST:  Robert Hays  •  Julie Hagerty  •  Lloyd Bridges  •  Chad Everett

Criss Cross (1949) RT 100% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jul 2004

Burt Lancaster plays Steve Thompson, a man who seals his dark fate when he returns to Los Angeles to find his ex-wife Anna Dundee (Yvonne DeCarlo) eager to rekindle their love ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Siodmak
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Yvonne De Carlo  •  Dan Duryea  •  Stephen McNally

Delirious (1991) RT 44% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Apr 2002

A soap opera writer gets hit on the head and wakes up as a character in his own show.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tom Mankiewicz
CAST:  John Candy  •  Mariel Hemingway  •  Emma Samms  •  Raymond Burr

Desperate (1947) RT Audience 67%

An innocent trucker takes it on the lam when he's accused of robbery.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Anthony Mann
CAST:  Steve Brodie  •  Audrey Long  •  Raymond Burr  •  Douglas Fowley

Godzilla, King of the Monsters! (1956) RT 83% / Audience 73%

DVD release: May 1998

A 400-foot (122-meter) dinosaur-like beast, awoken from undersea hibernation off the Japanese coast by atomic-bomb testing, attacks Tokyo.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ishirô Honda  •  Terry O. Morse
CAST:  Raymond Burr  •  Frank Iwanaga  •  Takashi Shimura  •  Momoko Kôchi

His Kind of Woman (1951) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Jul 2006

Nick Ferraro, deported crime boss, needs to re-enter the USA. His plan involves "honest" gambler Dan Milner, who's subjected to a series of "misfortunes," then bribed to take ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Fleischer  •  John Farrow
CAST:  Robert Mitchum  •  Jane Russell  •  Vincent Price  •  Tim Holt

Pitfall (1948) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Nov 2012

Based on Jay Dratler's novel The Pitfall, André de Toth's gripping film is a classic L.A. noir in the tradition of Detour, and shows the spiraling, epic consequences resulting ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  André De Toth
CAST:  Dick Powell  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Jane Wyatt  •  Raymond Burr

Raw Deal (1948) RT 100% / Audience 81%

DVD release: May 2005

In this film noir classic, a revenge-seeking gangster (Dennis O'Keefe) is sent to prison after being framed for a crime he didn't commit. After seducing a beautiful young ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Anthony Mann
CAST:  Dennis O'Keefe  •  Claire Trevor  •  Marsha Hunt  •  John Ireland

Red Light (1949) RT Audience 18%

Nick Cherney, in prison for embezzling from Torno Freight Co., sees a chance to get back at Johnny Torno through his young priest brother Jess. He pays fellow prisoner Rocky, ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roy Del Ruth
CAST:  George Raft  •  Virginia Mayo  •  Gene Lockhart  •  Raymond Burr

The Blue Gardenia (1953) RT 86% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Apr 2000

Deeply distraught that her GI ex-boyfriend plans to marry another woman, Norah Larkin agrees to go out on a date with lothario Harry Prebble. Norah's drunken night out with ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Fritz Lang
CAST:  Anne Baxter  •  Richard Conte  •  Ann Sothern  •  Raymond Burr

The Return of Godzilla (1984)

Originally released in Japan as "The Return of Godzilla" in 1984, this is the heavily re-edited, re-titled "Godzilla 1985". Adding in new footage of Raymond Burr, this 16th ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  R.J. Kizer  •  Koji Hashimoto
CAST:  Ken Tanaka  •  Yasuko Sawaguchi  •  Keiju Kobayashi  •  Shin Takuma

Out of the Blue (1980) RT 90% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Jul 1999

Dennis Hopper is a hard-drinking truck driver who loses control of his truck under the influence and slams it into a busload of screaming children. After serving his five year ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dennis Hopper
CAST:  Dennis Hopper  •  Raymond Burr  •  Sharon Farrell  •  Linda Manz

Love Happy (1949)

The Marx Brothers help young Broadway hopefuls when they get mixed up with gangsters due to a tin of sardines containing Romanoff diamonds.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Miller
CAST:  Groucho Marx  •  Harpo Marx  •  Leonard Marx  •  Ilona Massey

M (1951) RT Audience 46%

Remake of the 1931 original. In the city, someone is murdering children. The Police search is so intense, it is disturbing the 'normal' criminals, and the local hoods decide ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joseph Losey
CAST:  David Wayne  •  Howard Da Silva  •  Martin Gabel  •  Luther Adler

Serpent of the Nile (1953)

Cleopatra (Rhonda Fleming) toys with Mark Antony (Raymond Burr), who wants to merge his Rome with her Egypt.  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Castle
CAST:  Rhonda Fleming  •  William Lundigan  •  Raymond Burr  •  Jean Byron

Station West (1948) RT Audience 47%

Dick Powell is a stranger in town battling Raymond Burr... with only Jane Greer on his side.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Mystery • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lanfield
CAST:  Dick Powell  •  Jane Greer  •  Agnes Moorehead  •  Burl Ives

The Honey Pot (1967) RT Audience 63%

In Venice, the millionaire benefactor Cecil Fox watches a Seventeenth Century play 'Volpone' and plots a practical joke to play on his three former greedy mistresses. He hires ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Rex Harrison  •  Susan Hayward  •  Capucine  •  Maggie Smith

Casanova's Big Night (1954) RT Audience 82%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Italy 1757, Pippo Popolino, a lowly tailor, disguises himself as the great Casanova in order to romance the attractive widow Francesca. He little suspects what awaits him... ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Norman Z. McLeod
CAST:  Bob Hope  •  Joan Fontaine  •  Audrey Dalton  •  Basil Rathbone