Tag: Edward Dmytryk

The Devil Commands (1941) 6.3

The Devil Commands (1941)

Storyline:Dr. Julian Blair is engaged in unconventional research on human brain waves when his wife is tragically killed in a freak auto accident. The grief-stricken scientist becomes obsessed with redirecting his wor...

Crossfire (1947) 7.3

Crossfire (1947)

Storyline:Homicide Capt. Finlay finds evidence that one or more of a group of demobilized soldiers is involved in the death of Joseph Samuels. In flashbacks, we see the night's events from different viewpoints as army...

The End of the Affair (1955) 6.6

The End of the Affair (1955)

Storyline:In war-torn London, Maurice Bendrix (Van Johnson) falls in love with neighbor Sarah Miles (Deborah Kerr). They begin an illicit romance behind Sarah's husband's back. While war does not last forever, neither...

Raintree County (1957) 6.4

Raintree County (1957)

Storyline:It's the mid nineteenth century in Freehaven, Raintree County, Indiana. John Wickliff Shawnessy (Montgomery Clift) has just graduated from high school at the top of his class, with a promising career as a wr...

Mirage (1965) 7.3

Mirage (1965)

Storyline:Walking down twenty-seven flights of stairs after the power goes out in the New York City office building he is in, David Stillwell emerges outside on the ground level to find that a man he didn't know eithe...

Captive Wild Woman (1943) 5.5

Captive Wild Woman (1943)

Storyline:Dr. Sigmund Walters, an expert in glandular research, becomes convinced that his experiments involving lower animal species cannot succeed, so he arranges to have a very intelligent female gorilla kidnapped ...

The Carpetbaggers (1964) 6.5

The Carpetbaggers (1964)

Storyline:George Peppard plays a hard-driven industrialist more than a little reminiscent of Howard Hughes. While he builds airplanes, directs movies and breaks hearts, his friends and lovers try to reach his human si...

The Caine Mutiny (1954) 7.3

The Caine Mutiny (1954)

Storyline:When a US Naval captain shows signs of mental instability that jeopardizes the ship, the first officer relieves him of command and faces court martial for mutiny.User Reviews:

Soldier of Fortune (1955) 4.8

Soldier of Fortune (1955)

Storyline: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 characters to an American soldier...

Back to Bataan (1945) 6.1

Back to Bataan (1945)

Storyline:An Army colonel leads a guerrilla campaign against the Japanese in the Philippines.User Reviews: I send out 100 men, they find nothing. I send out ten men, they don't come back.rnrnIs it churlish to complain...

Where Love Has Gone (1964) 6.6

Where Love Has Gone (1964)

Storyline:After his teenage daughter Danny is arrested for the murder of his ex-wife's current lover, Luke Miller recalls his marriage to Valerie Hayden and the subsequent events which led to the tragedy. The lurid st...

Murder, My Sweet (1944) 7.6

Murder, My Sweet (1944)

Storyline:This adaptation of the Raymond Chandler novel 'Farewell, My Lovely', renamed for the American market to prevent audiences mistaking it for a musical (for which Powell was already famous) has private eye Phil...

Shalako (1968) 5.5

Shalako (1968)

Storyline:Shalako, the hunter and tracker, has to save a party of European hunters who are in danger from an Indian uprising. Written by John Vogel <[email protected]>User Reviews: The caste al...

The Left Hand of God (1955) 6.5

The Left Hand of God (1955)

Storyline:A man in priestly robes, seemingly the long-awaited Father O'Shea, arrives at a little-frequented Catholic mission in 1947 China. Though the man seems curiously uncomfortable with his priestly duties, his to...

The Mountain (1956) 6.8

The Mountain (1956)

Storyline:When a plane crashes on a mountaintop Chris wants to plunder the wreckage. His older brother Zachary has given up mountain guide work but goes along rather than letting his brother risk it alone. The only su...

Broken Lance (1954) 7

Broken Lance (1954)

Storyline:Cattle baron Matt Devereaux raids a copper smelter that is polluting his water, then divides his property among his sons. Son Joe takes responsibility for the raid and gets three years in prison. Matt dies f...

The Young Lions (1958) 7.3

The Young Lions (1958)

Storyline:The destiny of three soldiers during World War II. The German officer Christian Diestl approves less and less of the war. Jewish-American Noah Ackerman deals with antisemitism at home and in the army while e...

Alvarez Kelly (1966) 6.4

Alvarez Kelly (1966)

Storyline:Suave former Texan cattleman Alvarez Kelly now living in Mexico has little interest in the Civil War except to make some money. But after a long drive to deliver cattle to the Union he finds himself kidnappe...