Search results for "Richard Boone"

The Hobbit (1977) RT 67% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Bilbo Baggins the Hobbit was just minding his own business, when his occasional visitor Gandalf the Wizard drops in one night. One by one, a whole group of dwarves drop in, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Jules Bass  •  Arthur Rankin, Jr.
CAST:  Orson Bean  •  Richard Boone  •  Hans Conried  •  John Huston

Hombre (1967)

John Russell, disdained by his "respectable" fellow stagecoach passengers because he was raised by Indians, becomes their only hope for survival when they are set upon by outlaws.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Martin Ritt
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Fredric March  •  Richard Boone  •  Diane Cilento

The Alamo (1960) RT 50% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Dec 2000

The legendary true story of a small band of soldiers who sacrificed their lives in hopeless combat against a massive army in order to prevent a tyrant from smashing the new ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  John Wayne
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Richard Widmark  •  Laurence Harvey  •  Frankie Avalon

The Shootist (1976) RT 93% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jul 2001

Afflicted with a terminal illness John Bernard Brooks, the last of the legendary gunfighters, quietly returns to Carson City for medical attention from his old friend Dr. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Don Siegel
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Ron Howard  •  James Stewart

The Tall T (1957) RT 100% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Nov 2008

Having lost his horse in a bet, Pat Brennan hitches a ride with a stagecoach carrying newlyweds, Willard and Doretta Mims. At the next station the coach and its passengers ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  Budd Boetticher
CAST:  Randolph Scott  •  Richard Boone  •  Maureen O'Sullivan  •  Arthur Hunnicutt

Vicki (1953) RT Audience 30%

DVD release: Aug 2006

A supermodel gets murdered. While investigating the case the story of a waitress turned glamor girl is revealed.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Harry Horner
CAST:  Jeanne Crain  •  Jean Peters  •  Elliott Reid  •  Richard Boone

Bushido Blade (1981)

A steel samurai blade that was to be given to the American ambassador by the Emperor of Japan is stolen. American sailors and Japanese samurai are sent to find it.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Tsugunobu Kotani
CAST:  Richard Boone  •  Toshiro Mifune  •  Mike Starr  •  Timothy Patrick Murphy

The War Lord (1965) RT 67% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Aug 2000

A knight in the service of a duke goes to a coastal villiage where an earlier attempt to build a defensive castle has failed. He begins to rebuild the duke's authority in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Franklin J. Schaffner
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Rosemary Forsyth  •  Richard Boone  •  Maurice Evans

The Kremlin Letter (1970) RT Audience 60%

A network of older spies from the West recruits a young intelligence officer with a photographic memory to accompany them on a mission inside Russia. They must recover a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Huston
CAST:  Richard Boone  •  Nigel Green  •  Dean Jagger  •  Lila Kedrova

The Big Sleep (1978) RT 96% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Feb 2000

The classic Raymond Chandler tale retold with Mitchum taking over the Bogart role.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Winner
CAST:  Robert Mitchum  •  Sarah Miles  •  Candy Clark  •  Richard Boone

Big Jake (1971) RT Audience 85%

DVD release: Apr 2003

An aging Texas cattle man who has outlived his time swings into action when outlaws kidnap his grandson.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  George Sherman
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Richard Boone  •  Patrick Wayne  •  Christopher Mitchum

The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel (1951)

The life and career of Erwin Rommel and his involvement in the plot to assassinate Hitler.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Henry Hathaway
CAST:  James Mason  •  Cedric Hardwicke  •  Jessica Tandy  •  Luther Adler

The Night of the Following Day (1968) RT 100% / Audience 49%

DVD release: May 2004

Two kidnappers snatch a girl off the streets and imprison her in a remote beach house.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Hubert Cornfield
CAST:  Marlon Brando  •  Richard Boone  •  Rita Moreno  •  Pamela Franklin

The Big Knife (1955) RT 80% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Oct 2002

An unscrupulous movie producer blackmails an unhappy star - who opted for box-office success over art- into signing a new contract.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Jack Palance  •  Ida Lupino  •  Wendell Corey  •  Jean Hagen

Call Me Mister (1951)

A G.I. in occupied Japan tries to re-woo his old love, who's putting on a show for the troops.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  Betty Grable  •  Dan Dailey  •  Danny Thomas  •  Dale Robertson

Kangaroo (1952)

DVD release: Jul 2010

1952 romantic adventure set in Australia, starring Maureen O'Hara and Peter Lawford.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Maureen O'Hara  •  Peter Lawford  •  Richard Boone  •  Finlay Currie

Return of the Texan (1952)

A young widower named Sam Crockett returns from Kansas City to his small hometown in rural Texas, bringing with him his feisty grandfather and two young sons, Steve and Yoyo. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Dale Robertson  •  Joanne Dru  •  Walter Brennan  •  Richard Boone

Siege at Red River (1954) RT Audience 40%

Cavalry Captain Farraday attempts to prevent the delivery of Gatling Guns into the hands of hostile Indians.  (more)

GENRES: Action • War • Western
DIRECTION:  Rudolph Maté
CAST:  Van Johnson  •  Joanne Dru  •  Richard Boone  •  Milburn Stone

Ten Wanted Men (1955) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Sep 2005

When his ward seeks protection with rival cattleman John Stewart, embittered, jealous rancher Wick Campbell hires ten outlaws to help him seize power in the territory.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  H. Bruce Humberstone
CAST:  Randolph Scott  •  Jocelyn Brando  •  Richard Boone  •  Dennis Weaver

Battle Stations (1956)

The crew of a U.S. Navy ship in World War II goes into battle against the Japanese fleet.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Lewis Seiler
CAST:  John Lund  •  William Bendix  •  Keefe Brasselle  •  Richard Boone