Search results for "Robert Barrat"

Baby Face (1933) RT 100% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Dec 2006

A young woman uses her body and her sexuality to help her climb the social ladder, but soon begins to wonder if her new status will ever bring her happiness.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Barbara Stanwyck  •  George Brent  •  Donald Cook  •  Alphonse Ethier

Go West (1940)

Embezzler, shill, all around confidence man S. Quentin Quale is heading west to find his fortune; he meets the crafty but simple brothers Joseph and Rusty Panello in a train ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Edward Buzzell
CAST:  Groucho Marx  •  Leonard Marx  •  Harpo Marx  •  John Carroll

Northwest Passage (1940)

Based on the Kenneth Roberts novel of the same name, this film tells the story of two friends who join Rogers' Rangers, as the legendary elite force engages the enemy during ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History • Western
DIRECTION:  King Vidor
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Robert Young  •  Walter Brennan  •  Ruth Hussey

The Life of Emile Zola (1937) RT 75% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Biopic of the famous french writer Emile Zola and his involvement in the Dreyfus Affair.  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Dieterle
CAST:  Paul Muni  •  Gale Sondergaard  •  Joseph Schildkraut  •  Gloria Holden

The Mayor of Hell (1933) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Members of a teenage gang are sent to the State Reformatory, presided over by the callous Thompson. Soon Patsy Gargan, a former gangster appointed Deputy Commissioner, arrives ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Archie Mayo  •  Michael Curtiz
CAST:  James Cagney  •  Madge Evans  •  Frankie Darro  •  Arthur Byron

They Were Expendable (1945) RT 89% / Audience 73%

DVD release: May 1999

Shortly after Pearl Harbor, a squadron of PT-boat crews in the Philippines must battle the Navy brass between skirmishes with the Japanese. The title says it all about the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • War
CAST:  Robert Montgomery  •  John Wayne  •  Donna Reed  •  Jack Holt

Here Comes the Navy (1934) RT Audience 46%

A cocky guy joins the Navy for the wrong reason but finds romance and twice is cited for heroism.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  James Cagney  •  Gloria Stuart  •  Frank McHugh  •  Dorothy Tree

Captain Blood (1935)

Dr. Peter Blood, unjustly convicted of treason and exiled from England, becomes a notorious pirate.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Curtiz
CAST:  Errol Flynn  •  Olivia de Havilland  •  Basil Rathbone  •  Ross Alexander

Distant Drums (1951) RT Audience 32%

DVD release: May 2004

After destroying a Seminole fort, American soldiers and their rescued companions must face the dangerous Everglades and hostile Indians in order to reach safety  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Raoul Walsh
CAST:  Gary Cooper  •  Mari Aldon  •  Richard Webb  •  Ray Teal

Mary of Scotland (1936) RT Audience 46%

DVD release: Jun 2006

The recently widowed Mary Stuart returns to Scotland to reclaim her throne but is opposed by her half-brother and her own Scottish lords.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
CAST:  Katharine Hepburn  •  Fredric March  •  Florence Eldridge  •  Douglas Walton

Joan of Arc (1948) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: May 2004

In the Fifteenth Century, France is a defeated and ruined nation after the One Hundred Years War against England. The fourteen years old farm girl Joan of Arc claims to hear ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Victor Fleming
CAST:  Ingrid Bergman  •  Francis L. Sullivan  •  J. Carrol Naish  •  Ward Bond

Road to Rio (1947) RT 100% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Nov 2000

Scat Sweeney, and Hot Lips Barton, two out of work musicians, stow away on board a Rio bound ship, after accidentally setting fire to the big top of a circus. They then get ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Norman Z. McLeod
CAST:  Bing Crosby  •  Bob Hope  •  Dorothy Lamour  •  Gale Sondergaard

The Adventures of Mark Twain (1944) RT Audience 61%

DVD release: Nov 1993

A dramatised life of Samuel Langhorn Clemens, or Mark Twain.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Irving Rapper
CAST:  Fredric March  •  Alexis Smith  •  Donald Crisp  •  Alan Hale

The Murder Man (1935)

Steve Grey, reporter for the Daily Star, has a habit of scooping all the other papers in town. When Henry Mander is investigated for the murder of his shady business partner, ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tim Whelan
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Virginia Bruce  •  Lionel Atwill  •  Harvey Stephens

Love Is on the Air (1937)

A newscaster (Ronald Reagan) gets demoted for exposing the town's criminal activities over the airwaves.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nick Grinde
CAST:  Ronald Reagan  •  June Travis  •  Eddie Acuff  •  Ben Welden

Relentless (1948)

A man wrongly accused of murder tracks the true culprit across the desert.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  George Sherman
CAST:  Robert Young  •  Marguerite Chapman  •  Akim Tamiroff  •  Barton MacLane

Village Tale (1935)

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DIRECTION:  John Cromwell
CAST:  Randolph Scott  •  Kay Johnson  •  Arthur Hohl  •  Robert Barrat

Bad Lands (1939) RT Audience 80%

DVD release: Sep 1990

A sheriff and his posse set out to catch a murderer, but their mission proves more dangerous than anyone suspected after they become stranded in the desert and attacked by Apaches.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Lew Landers
CAST:  Robert Barrat  •  Noah Beery, Jr.  •  Guinn 'Big Boy' Williams  •  Paul Hurst

Conspiracy (1939) RT Audience 87%

DVD release: Mar 2002

American Steve Kendall, a freighter's radio officer, discovers seaman Carlson sending an unauthorized message ashore as the ship approaches his war-poised homeland. Carlson is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lew Landers
CAST:  Allan Lane  •  Robert Barrat  •  Lionel Royce  •  J. Farrell MacDonald

They Met in Argentina (1941)

A Texas oil millionaire, after failing to secure oil lands in Argentina, seeks out a famous racehorse in Buenos Aires and orders his representative to buy the nag at any price ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Leslie Goodwins  •  Jack Hively
CAST:  Maureen O'Hara  •  James Ellison  •  Buddy Ebsen  •  Alberto Vilar