Search results for "Samuel Fuller"

Forty Guns (1957) RT 100% / Audience 65%

DVD release: May 2005

An authoritarian rancher rules an Arizona county with her private posse of hired guns. When a new Marshall arrives to set things straight, the cattle queen finds herself ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Barbara Stanwyck  •  Barry Sullivan  •  Dean Jagger  •  John Ericson

House of Bamboo (1955) RT 87% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jun 2005

Eddie Kenner (Robert Stack) is given a special assignment by the Army to get the inside story on Sandy Dawson (Robert Ryan), a former GI who has formed a gang of fellow ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Robert Ryan  •  Robert Stack  •  Shirley Yamaguchi  •  Cameron Mitchell

Pickup on South Street (1953) RT 90% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Nov 2005

A pickpocket unwittingly lifts a message destined for enemy agents and becomes a target for a Communist spy ring.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Richard Widmark  •  Jean Peters  •  Thelma Ritter  •  Murvyn Vye

Shock Corridor (1963) RT 94% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Aug 1998

Determined to pull in the Pulitzer Prize, reporter Johnny Barrett will go to any length necessary to win the coveted award. When he learns of an unsolved murder committed at a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Peter Breck  •  Constance Towers  •  Gene Evans  •  James Best

The Big Red One (1980) RT 91% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Apr 1999

A veteran sergeant of the World War I leads a squad in World War II, always in the company of the survivor Pvt. Griff, the writer Pvt. Zab, the Sicilian Pvt. Vinci and Pvt. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Lee Marvin  •  Mark Hamill  •  Robert Carradine  •  Bobby Di Cicco

The Naked Kiss (1964) RT 92% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Aug 1998

A former prostitute discovers that her philanthropic fiance is involved in perversion.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Constance Towers  •  Michael Dante  •  Anthony Eisley  •  Virginia Grey

White Dog (1982) RT 92% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Dec 2008

A trainer attempts to retrain a vicious dog that's been raised to kill black people.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Kristy McNichol  •  Paul Winfield  •  Burl Ives  •  Jameson Parker

The Meanest Men in the West (1978) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jul 1998

Bronson and Marvin star as murderous half-brothers who are running from the law as well as each other. A climatic confrontation proves to each of them just how mean the other ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller  •  Charles S. Dubin
CAST:  Charles Bronson  •  Lee Marvin  •  Lee J. Cobb  •  Miriam Colon

Street of No Return (1989) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Renowned director Samuel Fuller's final film stars Keith Carradine as a former pop music star whose career was cut short after his throat was slit for dating a gangster's ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Keith Carradine  •  Valentina Vargas  •  Bill Duke  •  Andréa Ferréol

Thieves After Dark (1984)

A crime story set in Paris about a Bonnie-and-Clyde couple -- how they got together and how they are pursued for a murder they never committed.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Véronique Jannot  •  Bobby Di Cicco  •  Victor Lanoux  •  Stéphane Audran

Park Row (1952) RT 100% / Audience 88%

In New York's 1880's newspaper district a dedicated journalist manages to set up his own paper. It is an immediate success but attracts increasing opposition from one of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Gene Evans  •  Mary Welch  •  Bela Kovacs  •  Herbert Heyes

Verboten! (1959) RT Audience 52%

DVD release: Jun 2010

A young American serviceman stationed in Germany after the fall of the Third Reich, jeopardises his future after falling in love with a German woman.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  James Best  •  Susan Cummings  •  Tom Pittman  •  Paul Dubov

The Crimson Kimono (1959) RT 100% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Oct 2009

A Los Angeles detective and his Japanese partner woo an artist while solving a stripper's murder.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Victoria Shaw  •  Glenn Corbett  •  James Shigeta  •  Anna Lee

Dead Pigeon on Beethoven Street (1973) RT Audience 50%

An American private eye is shot dead in Germany by an international extortion gang, and his partner arrives to seek revenge.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Glenn Corbett  •  Christa Lang  •  Stéphane Audran  •  Sieghardt Rupp

Fixed Bayonets! (1951) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: Apr 2007

The story of a platoon during the Korean War. One by one, Corporal Denno's superiors are killed until it comes to the point where he must try to take command responsibility.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Richard Basehart  •  Gene Evans  •  Michael O'Shea  •  Richard Hylton

The Baron of Arizona (1950) RT 86% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Aug 2007

The U.S. government recognizes land grants made when the West was under Spanish rule. This inspires James Reavis to forge a chain of historical evidence that makes a foundling ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Vincent Price  •  Ellen Drew  •  Vladimir Sokoloff  •  Beulah Bondi

Run of the Arrow (1957) RT Audience 60%

When the South loses the war, Confederate veteran O'Meara goes West, joins the Sioux, takes a wife and refuses to be an American but he must choose a side when the Sioux go to ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Rod Steiger  •  Sara Montiel  •  Brian Keith  •  Charles Bronson

Underworld U.S.A. (1961)

A bitter young man sets out to get back at the gangsters who murdered his father.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Cliff Robertson  •  Dolores Dorn  •  Beatrice Kay  •  Paul Dubov

Merrill's Marauders (1962)

Brigadier General Frank D. Merrill leads the 3,000 American volunteers of his 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), aka "Merrill's Marauders", behind Japanese lines across ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Jeff Chandler  •  Ty Hardin  •  Peter Brown  •  Andrew Duggan

The Steel Helmet (1951) RT 100% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Aug 2007

A ragtag group of American stragglers battles against superior Communist troops in an abandoned Buddhist temple during the Korean War.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Gene Evans  •  Robert Hutton  •  Steve Brodie  •  James Edwards