Search results for "Susan Hayward"

David and Bathsheba (1951) RT 80% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Feb 2007

David and Bathsheba is a 1951 historical epic film about King David made by 20th Century Fox. It was directed by Henry King, produced by Darryl F. Zanuck, from a screenplay by ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Henry King
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Susan Hayward  •  Kieron Moore  •  Raymond Massey

Deadline at Dawn (1946) RT Audience 61%

A young Navy sailor has one night to find out why a woman was killed and he ended up with a bag of money after a drinking blackout.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Harold Clurman
CAST:  Susan Hayward  •  Paul Lukas  •  Bill Williams  •  Joseph Calleia

House of Strangers (1949) RT 80% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Jun 2006

Gino Monetti is a ruthless Italian-American banker who engaged in a number of criminal activities. Three of his four grown sons, refuse to help their father stay out of prison ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Edward G. Robinson  •  Susan Hayward  •  Richard Conte  •  Luther Adler

I Married a Witch (1942) RT 95% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Oct 2013

A witch and her sorcerer father who were burned at the stake by Puritans in the 17th century return to the present to haunt the descendant of the man who condemned them.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  René Clair
CAST:  Fredric March  •  Veronica Lake  •  Robert Benchley  •  Susan Hayward

I Want to Live! (1958) RT 100% / Audience 83%

DVD release: May 2002

Barbara Graham is a woman with dubious moral standards, often a guest in seedy bars. She has been sentenced for some petty crimes. Two men she knows murder an older woman. ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Wise
CAST:  Susan Hayward  •  Simon Oakland  •  Virginia Vincent  •  Theodore Bikel

The Conqueror (1956) RT Audience 10%

DVD release: Apr 1999

Mongol chief Temujin battles against Tartar armies and for the love of the Tartar princess Bortai. Temujin becomes the emperor Genghis Khan.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
DIRECTION:  Dick Powell
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Susan Hayward  •  Pedro Armendáriz  •  Agnes Moorehead

They Won't Believe Me (1947) RT Audience 77%

A stockbroker (Robert Young) tells the court how his rich wife and one of two girlfriends (Susan Hayward, Jane Greer) died.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  Irving Pichel
CAST:  Susan Hayward  •  Robert Young  •  Jane Greer  •  Rita Johnson

Smash-Up, the Story of a Woman (1947)

A nightclub singer uses alcohol in excess to sooth her painful life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stuart Heisler
CAST:  Susan Hayward  •  Lee Bowman  •  Marsha Hunt  •  Eddie Albert

My Foolish Heart (1950) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 1999

After a long absence, Mary Jane visits her schoolfriend Eloise, and Eloise's daughter Ramona. Eloise drinks too much and is unhappily married to Lew Wengler. Eloise falls ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Robson
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Susan Hayward  •  Kent Smith  •  Jessie Royce Landis

With a Song in My Heart (1952) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: Nov 2007

Jane Froman (Susan Hayward), an aspiring songstress, lands a job in radio with help from pianist Don Ross (David Wayne), whom she later marries. Jane's popularity soars, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Walter Lang
CAST:  Susan Hayward  •  Rory Calhoun  •  David Wayne  •  Thelma Ritter

I'll Cry Tomorrow (1955) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: Nov 2007

Deprived of a normal childhood by her ambitious mother, Katie (Jo Van Fleet), Lillian Roth (Susan Hayward) becomes a star of Broadway and Hollywood before she is twenty. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Mann
CAST:  Susan Hayward  •  Richard Conte  •  Eddie Albert  •  Jo Van Fleet

The Fighting Seabees (1944) RT 100% / Audience 71%

DVD release: May 2001

Construction workers in World War II in the Pacific are needed to build military sites, but the work is dangerous and they doubt the ability of the Navy to protect them. After ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • War
DIRECTION:  Edward Ludwig
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Susan Hayward  •  Dennis O'Keefe  •  William Frawley

Reap the Wild Wind (1942) RT 67% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Dec 1998

Clipper ships taking the shortest route between the Mississippi and the Atlantic often end up on the shoals of Key West in the 1840s. Salvaging the ships' cargos has become a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Cecil B. DeMille
CAST:  Ray Milland  •  John Wayne  •  Paulette Goddard  •  Raymond Massey

Demetrius and the Gladiators (1954) RT 80% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Feb 2001

The story picks up at the point where "The Robe" ends, following the martyrdom of Diana and Marcellus. Christ's robe is conveyed to Peter for safe-keeping, but the emperor ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Delmer Daves
CAST:  Victor Mature  •  Susan Hayward  •  Michael Rennie  •  Debra Paget

Soldier of Fortune (1955)

An American woman arrives in Hong Kong to unravel the mystery of her missing photographer husband. After getting nowhere with the authorities, she is led by some underground ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edward Dmytryk
CAST:  Clark Gable  •  Susan Hayward  •  Michael Rennie  •  Gene Barry

The Honey Pot (1967) RT Audience 63%

In Venice, the millionaire benefactor Cecil Fox watches a Seventeenth Century play 'Volpone' and plots a practical joke to play on his three former greedy mistresses. He hires ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Rex Harrison  •  Susan Hayward  •  Capucine  •  Maggie Smith

Comet Over Broadway (1938)

Story of a rising stage star and the trouble she causes by her ambition.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Farrow  •  Busby Berkeley
CAST:  Kay Francis  •  Ian Hunter  •  John Litel  •  Donald Crisp

Sis Hopkins (1941) RT Audience 33%

An unsophisticated farm girl enrolls in college and stars in the campus musical.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Joseph Santley
CAST:  Judy Canova  •  Charles Butterworth  •  Susan Hayward  •  Jerry Colonna