Search results for "Rita Moreno"

Angus (1995) RT 40% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Mar 1996

Angus is a large, pathetic 14 year old whose thoughts are most often filled with the image of one Melissa Lefevre. Angus is shy and thinks that he has no chance of ever ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  Patrick Read Johnson
CAST:  Perry Anzilotti  •  Kathy Bates  •  Robert Curtis Brown  •  Kevin Connolly

Carnal Knowledge (1971) RT 89% / Audience 72%

DVD release: May 2001

The concurrent sexual lives of best friends Jonathan and Sandy are presented, those lives which are affected by the sexual mores of the time and their own temperament, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Nichols
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Candice Bergen  •  Art Garfunkel  •  Ann-Margret

I Like It Like That (1994) RT 80% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Jul 2004

Lisette and husband Chino face marital difficulties. She is fed up with the kids, while he has job troubles. His mother Rosaria hates Lisette and the neighborhood tramp has ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Darnell Martin
CAST:  Lauren Vélez  •  Jon Seda  •  Tomas Melly  •  Desiree Casado

Singin' in the Rain (1952) RT 100% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Aug 1997

In 1927 Hollywood, a silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gene Kelly  •  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Gene Kelly  •  Donald O'Connor  •  Debbie Reynolds  •  Jean Hagen

Slums of Beverly Hills (1998) RT 80% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jan 1999

In 1976, a lower-middle-class teenager struggles to cope living with her neurotic family of nomads on the outskirts of Beverly Hills.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Tamara Jenkins
CAST:  Natasha Lyonne  •  Alan Arkin  •  Marisa Tomei  •  Eli Marienthal

The King and I (1956) RT 96% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Apr 1999

Widowed Welsh mother Anna Loenowens becomes a governess and English tutor to the wives and many children of the stubborn King Mongkut of Siam. Anna and the King have a clash ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Walter Lang
CAST:  Deborah Kerr  •  Yul Brynner  •  Rita Moreno  •  Martin Benson

West Side Story (1961) RT 94% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Oct 1998

In the slums of the upper West Side of Manhattan, New York, a gang of Polish-American teenagers called the Jets compete with a rival gang of recently immigrated Puerto Ricans, ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Wise  •  Jerome Robbins
CAST:  Natalie Wood  •  Richard Beymer  •  Russ Tamblyn  •  Rita Moreno

This Rebel Breed (1960) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jul 2006

"Black Rebels" (also known as "The Rebel Breed") is about juvenile delinquents--in particular, kids who resort to racially motivated crimes. To combat this problem, the cops ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard L. Bare  •  William Rowland
CAST:  Rita Moreno  •  Mark Damon  •  Gerald Mohr  •  Al Freeman, Jr.

The Toast of New Orleans (1950) RT Audience 45%

DVD release: Jul 2007

Snooty opera singer meets a rough-and-tumble fisherman in the Louisiana bayous, but this fisherman can sing! Her agent lures him away to New Orleans to teach him to sing opera ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Norman Taurog
CAST:  Kathryn Grayson  •  Mario Lanza  •  David Niven  •  J. Carrol Naish

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

Pagan Love Song (1950) RT Audience 24%

DVD release: Oct 2009

Island girl Mimi (Esther Williams) plans to leave Tahiti, but maybe she'll have a reason to stay when Mr. Endicott (Howard Keel) arrives. Gorgeous, frothy fun with pristine ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Alton
CAST:  Esther Williams  •  Howard Keel  •  Minna Gombell  •  Charles Mauu

Jivaro (1954)

At Rio Galdez's remote Brazilian trading post live assorted outcast Americans and Europeans, including Jerry Russell, ex-engineer who became obsessed with the Jivaro ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edward Ludwig
CAST:  Fernando Lamas  •  Rhonda Fleming  •  Brian Keith  •  Pascual García Peña

Blue Moon (2000) RT 20% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Feb 2002

Hoping to revitalize their marriage, an elderly couple from New York (Gazzara, Moreno) go on vacation to the Catskills.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  John A. Gallagher
CAST:  Ben Gazzara  •  Rita Moreno  •  Alanna Ubach  •  Burt Young

The Yellow Tomahawk (1954) RT Audience 50%

When the army insists on building a fort on Indian land, in defiance of a treaty, the warnings of a scout go unheeded.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Lesley Selander
CAST:  Rory Calhoun  •  Peggie Castle  •  Noah Beery, Jr.  •  Warner Anderson

The Life and Times of Frida Kahlo (2005)

Never before has the extraordinary life of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo been framed in relation to the full spectrum of the historical and cultural influences that shaped her. ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Amy Stechler
CAST:  Rita Moreno  •  Lila Downs  •  Leon Trotsky

The Muppets Go Hollywood (1979)

In this one-hour special, Kermit the Frog throws a glamorous party at the Cocoanut Grove nightclub to celebrate the premiere of the Muppets' first feature film, The Muppet ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Stan Harris
CAST:  Frank Oz  •  Jerry Nelson  •  Richard Hunt  •  Dave Goelz

The Spree (1998)

DVD release: Sep 1998

A policeman becomes obsessed with a female cat burglar, who convinces him to join her in crime.  (more)

GENRES: Action • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Tommy Lee Wallace
CAST:  Jennifer Beals  •  Powers Boothe  •  Gary Chalk  •  John Cassini