skip navigation
Overview for James Bridges
James Bridges

James Bridges

Up
Down

| VIEW ALL

TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here
ADD YOUR COMMENT>

share:

TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (0)

Recent DVDs

Faces... The disintegration of a marriage is dissected in this film shot in high contrast... more info $25.97was $39.95 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died: June 6, 1993
Born: February 3, 1936 Cause of Death: cancer
Birth Place: Paris, Arkansas, USA Profession: Writer ...
RATE AND COMMENT

COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Bright Lights, Big City (1988) as Director
An aspiring author, hurt and depressed over a painful separation from his girlfriend, embarks on a hedonistic and frantic journey through New York City''s nightlife sub-culture.
2.
Perfect (1985) as Director
A "Rolling Stone" reporter, out to do an expose of LA's health clubs, meets an attractive aerobics instuctor and becomes smitten with her, but winning her over is no easy challenge.
3.
Mike's Murder (1984) as Director
Bank teller Betty is a single woman living in Los Angeles. After she has an affair with an attractive tennis instructor named Mike, she doe not see him for months. When they run into each other again, they arrange a date, but Mike never shows up. Mike has been supplementing his income by dealing drugs, and Betty learns that he was killed when a deal went bad. Shaken, Betty decides to investigate Mike''s murder, which leads her into a sordid world and puts her own life in danger.
4.
Urban Cowboy (1980) as Director
A Texas boy learns about love the hard way at the local honky tonk.
5.
The China Syndrome (1979) as Director
A television newswoman stumbles onto deadly secrets at a nuclear power plant.
6.
9/30/55 (1977) as Director
When Jimmy's idol, James Dean, dies on September 30, 1955, the small-town Arkansas college undergraduate goes berserk. He and his friends hold a vigil which turns into a drunk and, finally, a tragedy.
7.
The Paper Chase (1973) as Director
A law student discovers that his girlfriend is the daughter of his toughest professor.
8.
The Baby Maker (1970) as Director
A free-spirited woman agrees to be a surrogate mother for a wealthy California couple. The original arrangement begins to unravel, however, when emotional feelings on the part of the surrogate mother emerge.

Cast (feature film)

9.
Fire and Ice (1983) as Voice Of Subhuman
10.
Faces (1968) as
An aging couple separate during a mid-life crisis.

Writer (feature film)

11.
White Hunter Black Heart (1990) as Screenwriter
A filmmaker travels to Africa to shoot a movie but becomes obsessed with hunting elephants.
12.
Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1985) as From Screenplay
Recast and redirected recreations of four classic tales from the landmark "Alfred Hitchcock Presents" of three TV decades earlier, with introductions by a computer colorized Hitchcock himself (and voice-over narration by John Huston), comprised this television-movie anthology which became the pilot
13.
Perfect (1985) as Screenwriter
A "Rolling Stone" reporter, out to do an expose of LA's health clubs, meets an attractive aerobics instuctor and becomes smitten with her, but winning her over is no easy challenge.
14.
Mike's Murder (1984) as Screenwriter
Bank teller Betty is a single woman living in Los Angeles. After she has an affair with an attractive tennis instructor named Mike, she doe not see him for months. When they run into each other again, they arrange a date, but Mike never shows up. Mike has been supplementing his income by dealing drugs, and Betty learns that he was killed when a deal went bad. Shaken, Betty decides to investigate Mike''s murder, which leads her into a sordid world and puts her own life in danger.
15.
Urban Cowboy (1980) as Screenwriter
A Texas boy learns about love the hard way at the local honky tonk.
16.
The China Syndrome (1979) as Screenwriter
A television newswoman stumbles onto deadly secrets at a nuclear power plant.
17.
9/30/55 (1977) as Screenwriter
When Jimmy's idol, James Dean, dies on September 30, 1955, the small-town Arkansas college undergraduate goes berserk. He and his friends hold a vigil which turns into a drunk and, finally, a tragedy.
18.
The Paper Chase (1973) as Screenwriter
A law student discovers that his girlfriend is the daughter of his toughest professor.
19.
Limbo (1972) as Screenwriter
Three women are married to soldiers who were captured or are missing in action in Vietnam. The wives live at the Florida Air Force Base where they endure an emotional limbo as they wait to find out what has happened to their husbands.
20.
When Michael Calls (1972) as Screenwriter
A mystery thriller about a woman tormented by phone calls from a nephew who supposedly died fifteen years earlier, with Michael Douglas in his TV-movie acting debut.
21.
The Forbin Project (1970) as Screenwriter
Forbin is the designer of an incredibly sophisticated computer that will run all of America's nuclear defenses. Shortly after being turned on, it detects the existence of Guardian, the Soviet counterpart, previously unknown to US Planners. Both computers insist that they be linked, and after taking safeguards to preserve confidential material, each side agrees to allow it. As soon as the link is established the two become a new Super computer and threaten the world with the immediate launch of nuclear weapons if they are detached. Colossus begins to give it's plans for the management of the world under it's guidance. Forbin and the other scientists form a technological resistance to Colossus which must operate underground.
22.
The Baby Maker (1970) as Screenwriter
A free-spirited woman agrees to be a surrogate mother for a wealthy California couple. The original arrangement begins to unravel, however, when emotional feelings on the part of the surrogate mother emerge.
23.
The Appaloosa (1966) as Screenwriter
A wandering cowboy returns to his sleepy border hometown with the hopes of settling down. But when a merciless Mexican bandit steals his prize possession, it's a fight to the death for honor in the Old West.

Producer (feature film)

24.
Perfect (1985) as Producer
A "Rolling Stone" reporter, out to do an expose of LA's health clubs, meets an attractive aerobics instuctor and becomes smitten with her, but winning her over is no easy challenge.

Cast (special)

25.
First the Egg (1985)
Sixteen-year-old Sara White learns the meaning of responsibility and parental love when her class is assigned an unusual experiment--to care for an egg as though it were a living, breathing baby.
26.
Rag Tag Champs, The (1978) as Jerry
The story of a teenage baseball team run by a scrappy fourteen-year-old boy with two major concerns: finding a qualified coach and avoiding separation from his guardian uncle, a bachelor musician who spends little time at home.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

27.
Woman Called Moses, A (1978) as Young Shadrack Davis
A dramatization of the life of the legendary slave who escaped to freedom and returned to the South many times to rescue others via her underground railroad.

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute