Search results for "Rod Taylor"

Inglourious Basterds (2009) RT 89% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Dec 2009

In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a group of Jewish-American soldiers known as "The Basterds" are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Quentin Tarantino
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Christoph Waltz  •  Mélanie Laurent  •  Diane Kruger

36 Hours (1964) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Jun 2007

Germans kidnap an American major and try to convince him that World War II is over, so that they can get details about the Allied invasion of Europe out of him.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Seaton
CAST:  James Garner  •  Eva Marie Saint  •  Rod Taylor  •  Werner Peters

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

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 • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  George Stevens
CAST:  Elizabeth Taylor  •  Rock Hudson  •  James Dean  •  Carroll Baker

One Hundred and One Dalmatians (1961)

When a litter of dalmatian puppies are abducted by the minions of Cruella De Vil, the parents must find them before she uses them for a diabolical fashion statement.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Clyde Geronimi  •  Hamilton Luske  •  Wolfgang Reitherman
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  J. Pat O'Malley  •  Betty Lou Gerson  •  Martha Wentworth

The Birds (1963) RT 96% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Mar 2000

Chic socialite Melanie Daniels enjoys a passing flirtation with an eligible attorney in a San Francisco pet shop and, on an impulse, follows him to his hometown bearing a gift ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Tippi Hedren  •  Suzanne Pleshette  •  Veronica Cartwright

The Glass Bottom Boat (1966) RT 50% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Bruce (Rod Taylor), the owner of a aerospace company, is infatuated with Jennifer (Doris Day) and hires her to be his biographer so that he can be near her and win her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Tashlin
CAST:  Doris Day  •  Rod Taylor  •  Arthur Godfrey  •  John McGiver

The Time Machine (1960) RT 77% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Oct 2000

A Victorian Englishman travels to the far future and finds that humanity has divided into two hostile species.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy • Romance • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Pal
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Alan Young  •  Yvette Mimieux  •  Sebastian Cabot

Welcome to Woop Woop (1998) RT 28% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Feb 1999

A con artist escapes a deal gone wrong in New York and winds up in the Aussie outback in a strange town whose inhabitants are an oddball collection of misfits.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy • Music
DIRECTION:  Stephan Elliott
CAST:  Johnathon Schaech  •  Rod Taylor  •  Susie Porter  •  Richard Moir

The V.I.P.s (1963) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Dec 2006

Wealthy passengers fogged in at London's Heathrow Airport fight to survive a variety of personal trials.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anthony Asquith
CAST:  Elizabeth Taylor  •  Richard Burton  •  Louis Jourdan  •  Elsa Martinelli

Hotel (1967) RT Audience 36%

This is the story of the clock-like movements of a giant, big city New Orleans hotel. The ambitious yet loyal manager, wrestles with the round-the-clock drama of its guests. A ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Quine
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Karl Malden  •  Kevin McCarthy  •  Catherine Spaak

Zabriskie Point (1970) RT 67% / Audience 76%

DVD release: May 2009

An epic portrait of late Sixties America, as seen through the portrayal of two of its children: anthropology student Daria (who's helping a property developer build a village ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michelangelo Antonioni
CAST:  Mark Frechette  •  Daria Halprin  •  Paul Fix  •  G. D. Spradlin

Do Not Disturb (1965) RT Audience 42%

DVD release: Feb 2007

"Doris Day continues her reign as America's sweetheart" (Motion Picture Herald) in this "bright, colorful comedy of marital misunderstanding" (The Film Daily). Co-starring Rod ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ralph Levy
CAST:  Doris Day  •  Rod Taylor  •  Hermione Baddeley  •  Sergio Fantoni

Step Down to Terror (1958)

Pursued by detectives, Johnny Walters leaves the city to visit his family in a small California town. Among the household: his dead brother's luscious widow Helen, who soon is ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Harry Keller
CAST:  Colleen Miller  •  Charles Drake  •  Rod Taylor  •  Josephine Hutchinson

Separate Tables (1958) RT 77% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Dec 2001

Boarders at an English resort struggle with emotional problems.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Delbert Mann
CAST:  Deborah Kerr  •  Rita Hayworth  •  David Niven  •  Wendy Hiller

The Heroes (1973)

Four soldiers and a beautiful Greek nurse, thrown together in North Africa during World War II, team up to pull off a heist of two-million pounds in boxes marked "plasma."  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • War
DIRECTION:  Duccio Tessari
CAST:  Rod Steiger  •  Rosanna Schiaffino  •  Claude Brasseur  •  Aldo Giuffrè

Blondie (1976) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Dec 1999

Rod Taylor plays a United Nations bio-warfare disarmament expert whose lonely wife (Andersson) has a steamy affair while she's away in France. But soon she finds out the hard ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sergio Gobbi
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Bibi Andersson  •  Mathieu Carrière  •  Catherine Jourdan

Trader Horn (1973) RT 100% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Jun 1994

In the tradition of "King Solomon's Mines" and "Mogambo." Now the greatest adventure of them all.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Reza Badiyi
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Anne Heywood  •  Jean Sorel  •  Don Knight

King of the Coral Sea (1954)

A body is found floating in the Torres Strait and pearler Ted King is asked to investigate. He discovers the murder is connected to a people smuggling ring and involves one of ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Crime
DIRECTION:  Lee Robinson
CAST:  Chips Rafferty  •  Ilma Adey  •  Rod Taylor  •  Reg Lye