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|Also Known As:||Died:||July 11, 1973|
|Born:||November 11, 1909||Cause of Death:||cancer|
|Birth Place:||Chicago, Illinois, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
An ex-con takes on the mob to avenge his brother's death.
This classic about the man who renounced his country and lived to regret it received a sparkling production here with a tour-de-force performance by Cliff Robertson, aging sixty years as Philip Nolan. Previously it had been filmed three times as a silent movie and once (in 1938) as a short for Vitap
It's 1912 and the patron's of 'The Last Chance Saloon' have gathered for their evening of whiskey to contemplate their lost faith and dreams, when Hickey (Lee Marvin) arrives. Hickey is out to convince everyone that he can help them all find peace of mind by ridding them of the foolish dreams and by bringing them back to reality. Hickey is working especially hard on Larry Slade (Robert Ryan) a former anarchist who has lost his will for life and is awaiting the eventuality of death. Larry is not affected by the cajolings of Hickey but his young companion Parritt (Jeff Bridges) is strangely affected and this leads to revelations about his own mother and feelings of betrayal and loss. As the night wears on the mood changes as everyone has the their faith and dreams slowly destroyed by Hickey. As the anger builds everyone turns on Hickey about his wife and the iceman. This leads to more revelations and with Hickey having the faint questioning of his own new found convictions.
Rogue intelligence agents, politicians, greedy capitalists, and assassins plot and carry out an assassination.
Mistaken identity leads two backwoods families into a bloody feud.
A by-the-books sheriff courts disaster when he takes on a corrupt town boss.
The infamous submarine captain rescues six shipwreck survivors.
A group of aging cowboys look for one last score in a corrupt border town.
The flamboyant Cavalry officer courts disaster when he fights the Sioux and Cheyenne tribes.
U.S. troops in World War II fight to survive the Allied landing in Italy.
Wyatt Earp tracks down the survivors of the Clanton Gang after the gunfight at the O.K. Corral.
A renegade officer trains a group of misfits for a crucial mission behind enemy lines.
A corrupt rancher hires four soldiers of fortune to rescue his wife from kidnappers.
A reporter tries to steal a Balkan dictator''''s secrets and his wife.
A crack Nazi unit holds off the Allies during World War II.
The Allied forces launch the D-Day invasion of German-occupied France.
Adaptation of Herman Melville's classic tale of a ship's captain caught between an innocent young sailor and an evil officer.
Epic retelling of Christ''s life and the effects of his teachings on those around him.
When the Sioux come to Canada, the Canadians permit them to stay in Canada if they come peacefully. However, some cowboys kill all inhabitants of one of their villages. The cowboys seek to get back their horses, but they pretend to search for a girl who once had been robbed by the Indians.
A money-hungry white man tries to plunder post-World War I Alaska for all that he can, but goes up against a local fisherman who resents his ways, and they battle it out up until Alaska becomes a State.
Rival cattlemen join forces to fight off outlaws.
Desperate losers plan a bank robbery with unexpected results.
A dirt-farmer lets his family fall apart while he hunts for his grandfather's buried gold.
A sensitive young reporter assigned to write an advice column gets caught up in his readers' lives.
Two enemies join forces to save their men during a retreat from the North Koreans.
Marshal Silver is run out of town under suspicion of being a trigger-happy killer after shooting a hired gun of Honest John Barrett. A placid life in a new town is interrupted by the reappearance of Barrett, old enemies and the son of the hired gun from years ago, Anderson.
When an airliner crashes in the jungle, the repaired plane can only hold five of the survivors.
An Army investigator infiltrates a Tokyo crime syndicate to solve a colleague''''s murder.
A local prince in British Burma has been killed, apparently by his prospecting partner Jim Brecan. The bereaved father wants Brecan's head, no questions asked, but Captain Cardigan of the colonial police hopes to find him first for a fair trial. Meanwhile, Brecan finds refuge on the teak plantation of wealthy colonial Gwen Moore, where mutual attraction soon makes him indispensable...
A one-armed veteran uncovers small-town secrets when he tries to visit an Asian-American war hero''s family.
Two brothers, Ben and Clint, join a cattle drive from Texas to Montana. While heading for Texas they save Nella from the Indians, and she decides to ride with them. Ben and Nella start to get romantic, but Ben isn't ambitious enough for her, and she soon meets up with the boss of the cattle drive. Will she make the right choice, and, more impotantly, will the cattle make it to Montana !
Robert Ryan and Brian Keith, vastly under-rated actors, take a B-potboiler and make it appear to actually be something more. Matt Baker (Robert Ryan), a nere-do-well adventurer, gets out of jail and skips/sails away on his boat without paying for the storage and repairs. Back in his hometown, he is hired by his old friend Jim Kimmerly (Brian Keith), head of the Salmon fishermen who have formed a canning cooperative, and are battling against an organized gang that rob the fishing traps regulary. Matt gets into a jam and needs money, so he joins the raiders, although his friend Jim, unaware of his duplicity, keeps covering for him among the other fishermen. The two men are also vying for the favors of Nicky (Jan Sterling.)
A dedicated teacher turns around the troublesome students at a boys'''' school.
An aging woman recalls the affair that consumed her life.
A captive outlaw uses psychological tactics to prey on a bounty hunter.
Divers Brad and Tony arrive in Jamaica to attempt salvage of the "Lady Luck," sunk with all hands and a million in gold. They charter a boat, "American Beauty," skippered by attractive Terry McBride, but cannot find the ship. But there's more to the "Lady Luck" than meets the eye, and undersea skullduggery forms a counterpoint to Brad's romance with Terry, and Tony's with cabaret singer Venita.
20th Century-Fox put a lot of eggs in this 1953 film---Cinemascope, 3-D and stereophonic sound on prints for the few theatres equipped for that sound system in 1953, and the result was possibly the best 3-D film made during the craze. The basically-simple plot, in theory but more than that in execution, concerns a spoiled and alcoholic millionaire, Robert Ryan, who breaks his leg falling off of a horse, and is left to die in the desert by his cheating wife, Rhonda Fleming (born for Technicolor and 3-D), and her lover, William Lundigan.
Brothers Dan and Neil Hammond return to Texas after the Civil War. Ambitious Dan turns to rustling and then shady land deals to build an empire. Being held for a murder, he is rescued from a lynch mob by Neil, who is now the Marshal, but there is eventually a falling out between the brothers, good triumphing over evil.
A tough cop sent to help in a mountain manhunt falls for the quarry's blind sister.
An embittered woman seeks escape in marriage, only to fall for her husband's best friend.
A widow discovers her handyman is an escaped mental patient.
A domineering mother tries to turn her daughter into a tennis star.
A World War II Marine officer drives his men mercilessly during the battle for Guadalcanal.
A tough cop has to fight his superiors in order to battle the mob.
A band of notorious outlaws help a friend against a corrupt federal agent.
An ambitious girl steals a rich husband but keeps her lover on the side.
A mysterious figure tries to stop a woman's marriage by driving her mad.
Communists blackmail a shipping executive into spying for them.
An embittered veteran tracks down a POW camp informer.
An aging boxer defies the gangsters who've ordered him to throw his last fight.
A woman's dream marriage to a multi-millionaire turns into a nightmare when she discovers he's insane.
Allied agents fight an underground Nazi group in post-war Europe.
A farmer falls for the female leader of a band of notorious outlaws.
An orphaned boy mystically acquires green hair and a mission to end war.
Bat Masterson fights to make Kansas safe for wheat farmers.
A crusading district attorney investigates the murder of a Jewish man.
A coast guardsman begins to think his mistress's blind husband can really see.
Marine buddies training in Australia battle over love.
Lady welders pool their resources to share a house during World War II.
Military officers compete for the same woman while training pilots for war.
A Japanese publisher urges his American-educated son to side with the Axis.
In this true story, Frank Cavanaugh proves himself as a football coach and a World War I hero.
A pilot on leave falls for a pretty news photographer.
Five people thrown together by World War II review their pasts.
A radio broadcaster running from the mob helps an heiress deal with her family''''s haunted mansion.
The story, set in New York City, relates the exploits of Gregg Collier, an assistant District Attorney. In the pilot episode, Collier attempts to get the goods on a suspected mugger.
This short film offers a behind-the-scenes look into the filming of "Lolly Madonna XXX" (1973).
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