Search results for "Wendell Corey"

Rear Window (1954) RT 100% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Professional photographer L.B. "Jeff" Jeffries breaks his leg while getting an action shot at an auto race. Confined to his New York apartment, he spends his time looking out ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock
CAST:  Grace Kelly  •  James Stewart  •  Wendell Corey  •  Thelma Ritter

Carbine Williams (1952)

This is the story of David Marshall 'Marsh' Williams, the real life inventor of the world famous M-1 Carbine automatic rifle used in WWII. It all started when Marsh, who was ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Thorpe
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Jean Hagen  •  Wendell Corey  •  James Arness

Desert Fury (1947)

The daughter of a Nevada casino owner gets involved with a racketeer, despite everyone's efforts to separate them.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lewis Allen
CAST:  John Hodiak  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Burt Lancaster  •  Wendell Corey

Holiday Affair (1949) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: Nov 2008

Just before Christmas, department store clerk Steve Mason meets big spending customer Connie Ennis, who's actually a comparison shopper sent by another store. Steve lets her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Don Hartman
CAST:  Robert Mitchum  •  Janet Leigh  •  Wendell Corey  •  Gordon Gebert

I Walk Alone (1947) RT Audience 60%

Frankie Madison returns to New York after 14 years in prison. Noll Turner, Frankie's former partner in bootlegging, is now a wealthy nightclub manager, and Frankie is ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Byron Haskin
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Kirk Douglas  •  Wendell Corey

Sorry, Wrong Number (1948) RT 86% / Audience 78%

DVD release: May 2002

Leona Stevenson is confined to bed and uses her telephone to keep in contact with the outside world. One day she overhears a murder plot on the telephone and is desperate to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Anatole Litvak
CAST:  Barbara Stanwyck  •  Burt Lancaster  •  Ann Richards  •  Wendell Corey

The Astro-Zombies (1968) RT Audience 20%

DVD release: Dec 2000

For devilishly mad "astro-scientist" Dr. DeMarco (John Carradine), a typical day involves run-ins with reanimated corpses, bloodthirsty solar-powered killer robot zombies, ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ted V. Mikels
CAST:  Wendell Corey  •  John Carradine  •  Tom Pace  •  Joan Patrick

The File on Thelma Jordon (1950) RT Audience 70%

DVD release: May 2013

Cleve Marshall is an assistant district attorney who falls for the shadowy Thelma Jordon. With her sordid past -- and her relationship with thief Tony Laredo kept secret from ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Siodmak
CAST:  Barbara Stanwyck  •  Wendell Corey  •  Paul Kelly  •  Joan Tetzel

The Furies (1950) RT Audience 81%

DVD release: Jun 2008

A New Mexico cattle man and his strong-willed daughter clash over the man's choice for a new bride. Things get worse when the elder man has his daughter's lover hanged. With ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Anthony Mann
CAST:  Barbara Stanwyck  •  Wendell Corey  •  Walter Huston  •  Judith Anderson

The Search (1948) RT 100% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Jun 1992

In postwar Germany, a displaced Czech boy, separated from his family during wartime, is befriended by an American GI while the boy's mother desperately searches for him.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Fred Zinnemann
CAST:  Ivan Jandl  •  Jarmila Novotna  •  Mary Patton  •  Ewart G. Morrison

The Bold and the Brave (1956)

The film traces the destinies of three American soldiers stationed in Italy during World War II. Fairchild (Corey) is an idealist who doesn't believe in killing. Preacher is a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Lewis R. Foster
CAST:  Wendell Corey  •  Mickey Rooney  •  Don Taylor  •  Nicole Maurey

The Rainmaker (1956) RT Audience 62%

DVD release: Jul 2005

Lizzie Curry is on the verge of becoming a hopeless old maid. Her wit and intelligence and skills as a homemaker can't make up for the fact that she's just plain plain! Even ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Joseph Anthony
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Katharine Hepburn  •  Wendell Corey  •  Lloyd Bridges

Alias Jesse James (1959) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Insurance salesman Milford Farnsworth sells a man a life policy only to discover that the man in question is the outlaw Jesse James. Milford is sent to buy back the policy, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Norman Z. McLeod
CAST:  Bob Hope  •  Rhonda Fleming  •  Wendell Corey  •  Will Wright

The Big Knife (1955) RT 80% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Oct 2002

An unscrupulous movie producer blackmails an unhappy star - who opted for box-office success over art- into signing a new contract.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Jack Palance  •  Ida Lupino  •  Wendell Corey  •  Jean Hagen

Any Number Can Play (1949) RT Audience 56%

DVD release: Mar 1994

Clark Gable stars in this 1949 drama, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, about a casino owner juggling both business and family problems. The cast also includes Alexis Smith, Mary ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mervyn LeRoy
CAST:  Clark Gable  •  Alexis Smith  •  Wendell Corey  •  Audrey Totter

My Man and I (1952) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Nov 2011

Chu Chu Ramirez is a Mexican farm laborer in California, with lofty ideals, who is very proud of his new American citizenship. During his time off, he tries to befriend the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  William A. Wellman
CAST:  Shelley Winters  •  Ricardo Montalbán  •  Wendell Corey  •  Claire Trevor

The Rack (1956) RT Audience 45%

Captain Edward Hall returns to the USA after two years in a prison camp in the korean war. In the camp he was brainwashed and helped the Chinese convince the other prisoners ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Arnold Laven
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Wendell Corey  •  Walter Pidgeon  •  Edmond O'Brien

The Great Missouri Raid (1951) RT Audience 50%

During the American Civil War (1861-1865), farmers Jesse and Frank James decided to form an armed gang to face the Union troops using guerrilla warfare.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Wendell Corey  •  Macdonald Carey  •  Ellen Drew  •  Ward Bond

Jamaica Run (1953)

Promoter William Montague wants to buy the estate owned by the Daceys, Mrs. Dacey and her daughter Ena and son Todd, in order to build a resort hotel. When they turn him down, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lewis R. Foster
CAST:  Ray Milland  •  Arlene Dahl  •  Wendell Corey  •  Patric Knowles

The Wild Blue Yonder (1951)

Wendell Corey and Forrest Tucker star as a pair of World War II Army Air Corps officers. In between their battles over the affections of a beautiful nurse, Corey and Tucker ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Allan Dwan
CAST:  Wendell Corey  •  Vera Ralston  •  Forrest Tucker  •  Phil Harris