Search results for "Shelley Winters"

A Double Life (1947) RT 71% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Jul 2003

A Shakespearian actor starring as Othello opposite his wife finds the character's jealous rage taking over his mind off-stage.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Ronald Colman  •  Signe Hasso  •  Edmond O'Brien  •  Shelley Winters

A Place in the Sun (1951) RT 75% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Aug 2001

An ambitious young man wins an heiress's heart but has to cope with his former girlfriend's pregnancy.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Stevens
CAST:  Montgomery Clift  •  Elizabeth Taylor  •  Shelley Winters  •  Anne Revere

Alfie (1966) RT 100% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Feb 2001

The film tells the story of a young man who leads a promiscuous lifestyle until several life reversals make him rethink his purposes and goals in life.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lewis Gilbert
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Shelley Winters  •  Millicent Martin  •  Julia Foster

Cleopatra Jones (1973) RT 90% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Mar 1999

Cleopatra Jones is assigned to crack down on drug trafficking in the United States and abroad. After she burns a Turkish poppy field, the notorious drug lord Mommy is furious ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jack Starrett
CAST:  Tamara Dobson  •  Shelley Winters  •  Bernie Casey  •  Brenda Sykes

Cry of the City (1948) RT 90% / Audience 82%

Petty crook and cop-killer Martin Rome, in bad shape from wounds in the hospital prison ward, still refuses to help slimy lawyer Niles clear his client by confessing to ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Siodmak
CAST:  Victor Mature  •  Richard Conte  •  Fred Clark  •  Shelley Winters

Elvis (1979) RT Audience 63%

DVD release: Mar 2010

Biographical movie about the famous rock singer Elvis Presley.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • TV movie
DIRECTION:  John Carpenter
CAST:  Kurt Russell  •  Shelley Winters  •  Bing Russell  •  Robert Grayson

He Ran All the Way (1951) RT 100% / Audience 70%

A crook on the run hides out in an innocent girl's apartment.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Berry
CAST:  John Garfield  •  Shelley Winters  •  Wallace Ford  •  Selena Royle

Lolita (1962) RT 95% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Jun 1999

Humbert Humbert is a middle-aged British novelist who is both appalled by and attracted to the vulgarity of American culture. When he comes to stay at the boarding house run ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  James Mason  •  Sue Lyon  •  Shelley Winters  •  Peter Sellers

Odds Against Tomorrow (1959) RT Audience 84%

DVD release: Dec 2003

An old-time crook plans a heist. When one of his two partners is found out to be a black man tensions flare.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Wise
CAST:  Harry Belafonte  •  Robert Ryan  •  Shelley Winters  •  Ed Begley

Red River (1948)

Dunson is driving his cattle to Red River when his adopted son, Matthew, turns against him.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Howard Hawks
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Montgomery Clift  •  Joanne Dru  •  Walter Brennan

S.O.B. (1981)

A movie producer who made a huge flop tries to salvage his career by revamping his film as an erotic production, where its family-friendly star takes her top off.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Blake Edwards
CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  William Holden  •  Marisa Berenson  •  Larry Hagman

The Delta Force (1986) RT 20% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Aug 2006

A 707 aircraft jetliner on its way from Athens to Rome and then to New York City is hijacked by Lebanese terrorists. The terrorists demand that the pilot take them to Beirut. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Menahem Golan
CAST:  Chuck Norris  •  Lee Marvin  •  Shelley Winters  •  Martin Balsam

The Diary of Anne Frank (1959) RT 76% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Feb 2004

The true, harrowing story of a young Jewish girl who, with her family and their friends, is forced into hiding in an attic in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  George Stevens
CAST:  Millie Perkins  •  Joseph Schildkraut  •  Shelley Winters  •  Richard Beymer

The Night of the Hunter (1955) RT 98% / Audience 90%

DVD release: May 2001

In the Deep South, a serial-killing preacher hunts two young children who know the whereabouts of a stash of money.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Charles Laughton
CAST:  Robert Mitchum  •  Shelley Winters  •  Lillian Gish  •  James Gleason

The Poseidon Adventure (1972) RT 79% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Dec 2001

The Poseidon Adventure was one of the first Catastrophe films and began the Disaster Film genre. Director Neame tells the story of a group of people that must fight for their ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ronald Neame
CAST:  Gene Hackman  •  Ernest Borgnine  •  Red Buttons  •  Carol Lynley

The Tenant (1976) RT 90% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jul 2003

A quiet and inconspicuous man rents an apartment in France where the previous tenant committed suicide, and begins to suspect his landlord and neighbors are trying to subtly ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roman Polanski
CAST:  Isabelle Adjani  •  Melvyn Douglas  •  Jo Van Fleet  •  Bernard Fresson

Wild in the Streets (1968) RT 65% / Audience 50%

Max Flatow is a precocious, social miscreant who has a way with home-made explosives. When he tires of these, he runs away from home only to emerge seven years later as Max ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Barry Shear
CAST:  Shelley Winters  •  Christopher Jones  •  Diane Varsi  •  Hal Holbrook

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

A Patch of Blue (1965) RT 100% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Feb 2003

A blind, uneducated white girl is befriended by a black man, who becomes determined to help her escape her impoverished and abusive home life.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
CAST:  Sidney Poitier  •  Shelley Winters  •  Elizabeth Hartman  •  Wallace Ford

Diamonds (1975) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Feb 1986

Richard Roundtree (SHAFT), Robert Shaw (JAWS) and $100 Million of the Hottest Rocks in the World!  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Menahem Golan
CAST:  Robert Shaw  •  Richard Roundtree  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Shelley Winters