Search results for "Rock Hudson"


Rock Hudson - Dark And Handsome Stranger (2010)

Twenty five years after the death of Rock Hudson, friends, acquaintances, colleagues, biographers and movie historians discuss his career, his personal life and his death, all ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  André Schäfer  •  Andrew Davis
CAST:  Armistead Maupin  •  Yanou Collart  •  Sean O. Strub  •  Tom Santopietro

A Gathering of Eagles (1963) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Nov 1998

Rock Hudson plays an Air Force Colonel who has just been re-assigned as a cold war B-52 commander who must shape up his men to pass a grueling inspection that the previous ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Delbert Mann
CAST:  Rock Hudson  •  Rod Taylor  •  Mary Peach  •  Barry Sullivan

All That Heaven Allows (1955) RT 93% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Jun 2001

Predicated on a May-December romance. The difference here is that the woman, attractive widow Cary Scott, is considerably older than the man, handsome gardener-landscaper Ron ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Douglas Sirk
CAST:  Jane Wyman  •  Rock Hudson  •  Agnes Moorehead  •  Conrad Nagel

Bend of the River (1952) RT 100% / Audience 78%

DVD release: May 2003

Two men with questionable pasts, Glyn McLyntock and his friend Cole, lead a wagon-train load of homesteaders from Missouri to the Oregon territory...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Anthony Mann
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Arthur Kennedy  •  Rock Hudson  •  Jay C. Flippen

Darling Lili (1970) RT Audience 70%

DVD release: Oct 2005

Set in Paris during World War I. Lili Smith/Schmidt is a German spy being requested to go under cover to help Germany during the war, to try and find out their plans. Her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Blake Edwards
CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  Rock Hudson  •  Jeremy Kemp  •  Lance Percival

Giant (1956) RT 95% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jun 2003

Sprawling epic covering the life of a Texas cattle rancher and his family and associates.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  George Stevens
CAST:  Elizabeth Taylor  •  Rock Hudson  •  James Dean  •  Carroll Baker

Magnificent Obsession (1954) RT 90% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jan 2009

When churlish, spoiled rich man Bob Merrick foolishly wrecks his speed boat, the rescue team resuscitates him with equipment that's therefore unavailable to aid a local hero, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Douglas Sirk
CAST:  Jane Wyman  •  Rock Hudson  •  Barbara Rush  •  Agnes Moorehead

One Way Street (1950) RT Audience 33%

After stealing a gangster's money and his girlfriend, a doctor heads for a small village in Mexico to hide out.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Hugo Fregonese
CAST:  James Mason  •  Märta Torén  •  Dan Duryea  •  Basil Ruysdael

Pillow Talk (1959) RT 92% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Apr 1999

A man and woman share a telephone line and despise each other, but then he has fun by romancing her with his voice disguised.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Gordon
CAST:  Rock Hudson  •  Doris Day  •  Tony Randall  •  Thelma Ritter

Seconds (1966) RT 90% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jan 2002

A secret organisation offers wealthy people a second chance at life. The customer picks out someone they want to be and the organisation surgically alters the customer to look ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Frankenheimer
CAST:  Rock Hudson  •  Salome Jens  •  John Randolph  •  Will Geer




The Mirror Crack'd (1980) RT 67% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Jane Marple solves the mystery when a local woman is poisoned and a visiting movie star seems to have been the intended victim.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Guy Hamilton
CAST:  Angela Lansbury  •  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Tony Curtis  •  Edward Fox

Winchester '73 (1950) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: May 2003

Lin McAdam rides into town on the trail of Dutch Henry Brown, only to find himself in a shooting competition against him. McAdam wins the prize, a one-in-a-thousand Winchester ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Anthony Mann
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Shelley Winters  •  Dan Duryea  •  Stephen McNally

Written on the Wind (1956) RT 81% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Mitch Wayne is a geologist working for the Hadleys, an oil-rich Texas family. While the patriarch, Jared, works hard to establish the family business, his irresponsible son, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Douglas Sirk
CAST:  Rock Hudson  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Robert Stack  •  Dorothy Malone

Bright Victory (1951) RT Audience 80%

A soldier blinded in war returns home and attempts to adjust to civilian life. Director Mark Robson's 1951 drama stars Arthur Kennedy (Academy Award nomination, Best Actor, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Mark Robson
CAST:  Arthur Kennedy  •  Peggy Dow  •  Julie Adams  •  James Edwards

Tobruk (1967) RT Audience 51%

In September 1942, the German Afrika Korps under Rommel have successfully pushed the Allies back into Egypt. A counter-attack is planned, for which the fuel dumps at Tobruk ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Arthur Hiller
CAST:  Rock Hudson  •  George Peppard  •  Nigel Green  •  Guy Stockwell

Man's Favorite Sport? (1964) RT 64% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Rock Hudson is Roger Willoughby, a renowned fishing expert, who, unbeknownst to his friends, co-workers, or boss, has never cast a line in his life. One day, he crosses paths ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Howard Hawks
CAST:  Rock Hudson  •  Paula Prentiss  •  Maria Perschy  •  John McGiver

One Desire (1955)

The "one desire" of ex-gambler Clint Saunders and bar woman Tacey Cromwell is to escape their shady former lives and settle down to respectability. With Clint's younger ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jerry Hopper
CAST:  Anne Baxter  •  Rock Hudson  •  Julie Adams  •  Carl Benton Reid

Here Come the Nelsons (1952)

DVD release: Jan 1998

The homespun Nelson family must deal with various comical situations, including an encounter with gangsters.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Frederick de Cordova
CAST:  Ozzie Nelson  •  Harriet Hilliard  •  David Nelson  •  Ricky Nelson

Scarlet Angel (1952)

After robbing a sea captain in New Orleans, a beautiful saloon girl flees and assumes a dead woman's identity.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Sidney Salkow
CAST:  Yvonne De Carlo  •  Rock Hudson  •  Richard Denning  •  Amanda Blake

Peggy (1950)

Professor Brookfield along with daughters Peggy and Susan move to small town Pasadena, California. Their new neighbor Mrs. Fielding helps them move in, and urges the girls to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Frederick de Cordova
CAST:  Diana Lynn  •  Charles Coburn  •  Charlotte Greenwood  •  Barbara Lawrence