Search results for "Richard Farnsworth"

Gone with the Wind (1939) RT 94% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Mar 2000

The spoiled daughter of a well-to-do plantation owner is forced to use every means at her disposal to claw her way out of poverty, following Maj. Gen. William Sherman's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Victor Fleming
CAST:  Vivien Leigh  •  Clark Gable  •  Olivia de Havilland  •  Thomas Mitchell

Anne of Green Gables (1985) RT Audience 96%

DVD release: Nov 2001

At the turn of the century on Prince Edward Island, Matthew Cuthbert and his sister Marilla decide to take on an orphan boy as help for their farm. But they get an unexpected ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Kevin Sullivan
CAST:  Megan Follows  •  Colleen Dewhurst  •  Richard Farnsworth  •  Patricia Hamilton

Gunga Din (1939) RT 92% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Dec 2004

British army sergeants Ballantine, Cutter and MacChesney serve in India during the 1880s, along with their native water-bearer, Gunga Din. While completing a dangerous ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • War
DIRECTION:  George Stevens
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Victor McLaglen  •  Douglas Fairbanks Jr.  •  Sam Jaffe

Into the Night (1985) RT 41% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Ed Okin used to have a boring life. He used to have trouble getting to sleep. Then one night, he met Diana. Now, Ed's having trouble staying alive.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Jeff Goldblum  •  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Carmen Argenziano  •  Stacey Pickren

Rhinestone (1984) RT 15% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Mar 2005

After a big-time country singer brags that she can turn anybody in to a country-singin' star, she's out to prove she can live up to her talk when she recruits a cab-driver as ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
CAST:  Sylvester Stallone  •  Dolly Parton  •  Richard Farnsworth  •  Ron Leibman

Spartacus (1960) RT 96% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Apr 2001

The rebellious Thracian Spartacus, born and raised a slave, is sold to Gladiator trainer Batiatus. After weeks of being trained to kill for the arena, Spartacus turns on his ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Kirk Douglas  •  Laurence Olivier  •  Jean Simmons  •  Charles Laughton

The Straight Story (1999) RT 96% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Nov 2000

A retired farmer and widower in his 70s, Alvin Straight learns one day that his distant brother Lyle has suffered a stroke and may not recover. Alvin is determined to make ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Lynch
CAST:  Richard Farnsworth  •  Sissy Spacek  •  Jane Galloway Heitz  •  Joseph A. Carpenter

Ulzana's Raid (1972) RT 86% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Jan 1999

Report reaches the US cavalry that the Apache leader Ulzana has left his reservation with a band of followers. A compassionate young officer, Lieutenant DeBuin, is given a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Bruce Davison  •  Jorge Luke  •  Richard Jaeckel

Resurrection (1980) RT 100% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jun 2016

The story of a woman who survives the car accident which kills her husband, but discovers that she has the power to heal other people. She becomes an unwitting celebrity, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Daniel Petrie
CAST:  Ellen Burstyn  •  Sam Shepard  •  Richard Farnsworth  •  Roberts Blossom

This Is the Army (1943) RT Audience 52%

DVD release: Mar 2005

In WW I dancer Jerry Jones stages an all-soldier show on Broadway, called Yip Yip Yaphank. Wounded in the War, he becomes a producer. In WW II his son Johnny Jones, who was ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Curtiz
CAST:  George Murphy  •  Joan Leslie  •  George Tobias  •  Alan Hale

The Legend of the Lone Ranger (1981) RT Audience 41%

DVD release: Aug 2008

When the young Texas Ranger, John Reid, is the sole survivor of an ambush arranged by the militaristic outlaw leader, Butch Cavendich, he is rescued by an old childhood ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  William A. Fraker
CAST:  Christopher Lloyd  •  Matt Clark  •  Juanin Clay  •  Jason Robards

Comes a Horseman (1978) RT 86% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Ella Connors is a single woman who gets pressured to sell her failing cattle farm to her corrupt ex suitor, Jacob Ewing. She asks for help from her neighbor, Frank Athearn. As ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Alan J. Pakula
CAST:  James Caan  •  Jane Fonda  •  Jason Robards  •  George Grizzard

Mighty Joe Young (1949) RT 95% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Nov 2005

After being taken from his home in Africa, Gorilla "Joe" is an instant hit in a Hollywood nightclub. This fun and wonderfully entertaining slant on "King Kong" is much better ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ernest B. Schoedsack
CAST:  Terry Moore  •  Ben Johnson  •  Robert Armstrong  •  Frank McHugh

The Two Jakes (1990) RT 65% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Nov 1999

This sequel to the classic Chinatown finds private detective Jake Gittes still haunted from the events of the first film. Hired by a man to investigate his wife's infidelities ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Jack Nicholson
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Meg Tilly  •  Madeleine Stowe

Pocket Money (1972) RT 67% / Audience 28%

DVD release: Nov 2006

Broke and in debt, an otherwise honest cowboy gets mixed up in some shady dealings with a crooked rancher.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Stuart Rosenberg
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Lee Marvin  •  Strother Martin  •  Wayne Rogers

The Getaway (1994) RT 33% / Audience 28%

DVD release: May 1998

Doc McCoy is put in prison because his partners chickened out and flew off without him after exchanging a prisoner with a lot of money. Doc knows Jack Benyon, a rich ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roger Donaldson
CAST:  Alec Baldwin  •  Kim Basinger  •  Michael Madsen  •  James Woods

Monte Walsh (1970) RT 100% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Feb 1993

Monte Walsh is an aging cowboy facing the ending days of the Wild West era. As barbed wire and railways steadily eliminate the need for the cowboy, Monte and his friends are ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  William A. Fraker
CAST:  Lee Marvin  •  Jeanne Moreau  •  Jack Palance  •  Mitchell Ryan

Desperado: The Outlaw Wars (1989)

Duell McCall visits his old girlfriend, Nora, and learns that she gave birth to his child. He wants to stay but he is still a wanted man. So, Sheriff Campbell suggests that ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  E.W. Swackhamer
CAST:  Alex McArthur  •  Richard Farnsworth  •  James Remar  •  Brad Dourif

Strange New World (1975)

DVD release: Nov 1990

In the near future, a group of scientists living in a space ship wake up from a hibernation state and come back to an apocalyptic Earth.  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Robert Butler
CAST:  John Saxon  •  Kathleen Miller  •  Keene Curtis  •  James Olson