Tag: William Holden

Picnic (1955) 7.1

Picnic (1955)

Storyline:The morning of a small town Labor Day picnic, a drifter (Hal Carter) blows into town to visit an old fraternity buddy (Alan Benson) who also happens to be the son of the richest man in town. Hal is an egocen...

Sabrina (1954) 7.7

Sabrina (1954)

Storyline:Linus and David Larrabee are the two sons of a very wealthy family. Linus is all work -- busily running the family corporate empire with no time for a wife and family. David is all play -- technically employ...

Submarine Command (1951) 6.3

Submarine Command (1951)

Storyline:Submarine commander Ken White is forced to suddenly submerge, leaving his captain and another crew member to die outside the sub during WW II. Subsequent years of meaningless navy ground assignments and the ...

Wild Rovers (1971) 6.5

Wild Rovers (1971)

Storyline:Ross Bodine and Frank Post are cowhands on Walt Buckman's R-Bar-R ranch. Bodine is older and broods a bit about how he will get along when he's too old to cowboy. Post is young and rambunctious and ambitious...

The Earthling (1980) 6.7

The Earthling (1980)

Storyline:Recently diagnosed with a terminal illness, a man returns home to Australia to die in the wildness. His plans become complicated when he meets a young man and decides to take him under his wing.User Reviews:

The Man from Colorado (1948) 6.4

The Man from Colorado (1948)

Storyline:Two friends return home after their discharge from the army after the Civil War. However, one of them has had deep-rooted psychological damage due to his experiences during the war, and as his behavior becom...

Stalag 17 (1953) 7.8

Stalag 17 (1953)

Storyline:It's a dreary Christmas 1944 for the American POWs in Stalag 17 and the men in Barracks 4, all sergeants, have to deal with a grave problem—there seems to be a security leak.User Reviews:

The Country Girl (1955) 7.5

The Country Girl (1955)

Storyline:The 1954 musical film based on the play by the same name. Actress Grace Kelly won an Academy Award for Best Actress. The film tells the story of an ex-theater actor who is given one more chance to star in a ...

Rachel and the Stranger (1948) 5.3

Rachel and the Stranger (1948)

Storyline:A frontier widower (William Holden) treats his bride (Loretta Young) like a servant, until a passing stranger (Robert Mitchum) pays her attention.User Reviews:

Arizona (1940) 5.1

Arizona (1940)

Storyline:Phoebe Titus is a tough, swaggering pioneer woman, but her ways become decidedly more feminine when she falls for California bound Peter Muncie. But Peter won't be distracted from his journey and Phoebe is l...

Damien: Omen II (1978) 6.2

Damien: Omen II (1978)

Storyline:Since the sudden and highly suspicious death of his parents, 12-year-old Damien has been in the charge of his wealthy aunt and uncle (Lee Grant and William Holden). Widely feared to be the Antichrist, Damien...

The Key (1958) 6.4

The Key (1958)

Storyline:In wartime England, circa 1941, poorly-armed tugs are sent into User Reviews:

The World of Suzie Wong (1960) 7.0

The World of Suzie Wong (1960)

Storyline:A Hong Kong sex worker tries modeling and falls for the artist who's painting her.User Reviews:

The Wild Bunch (1969) 8

The Wild Bunch (1969)

Storyline:It's 1913, and the "traditional" American West is dying. Among the inhabitants of this dying era are an outlaw gang called "The Wild Bunch." After a failed railroad office robbery, the gang heads to Mexico t...

Network (1976) 8.1

Network (1976)

Storyline:In the 1970s, terrorist violence is the stuff of networks' nightly news programming and the corporate structure of the UBS Television Network is changing. Meanwhile, Howard Beale, the aging UBS news anchor, ...

The Towering Inferno (1974) 6.9

The Towering Inferno (1974)

Storyline:Doug Roberts, Architect, returns from a long vacation to find work nearly completed on his skyscraper. He goes to the party that night concerned he's found that his wiring specifications have not been follow...

The Horse Soldiers (1959) 7.2

The Horse Soldiers (1959)

Storyline:A Union Cavalry outfit is sent behind Confederate lines in strength to destroy a rail/supply center. Along with them is sent a doctor who causes instant antipathy between him and the commander. The secret pl...

Sunset Boulevard (1950) 8.4

Sunset Boulevard (1950)

Storyline:In Hollywood of the 50's, the obscure screenplay writer Joe Gillis is not able to sell his work to the studios, is full of debts and is thinking in returning to his hometown to work in an office. While tryin...

Union Station (1950) 6.8

Union Station (1950)

Storyline:Secretary Joyce Willecombe grows suspicious of two men boarding her train and is referred to 'Tough Willy' Calhoun, head of the Union Station police. The all-seeing, no-nonsense Calhoun is initially skeptica...

The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) 8.2

The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)

Storyline:This movie deals with the situation of British prisoners of war during World War II who are ordered to build a bridge to accommodate the Burma-Siam railway. Their instinct is to sabotage the bridge, but unde...

Fedora (1978) 6.9

Fedora (1978)

Storyline:Down-on-his-luck Hollywood producer Barry 'Dutch' Detweiler attempts to lure Fedora, a famous but reclusive film actress, out of retirement.User Reviews: Billy Wilder's second-last film comes full circle fro...

Born Yesterday (1950) 7.6

Born Yesterday (1950)

Storyline:Uncouth, loud-mouth junkyard tycoon Harry Brock descends upon Washington D.C. to buy himself a congressman or two, bringing with him his mistress, ex-showgirl Billie Dawn. Brock hires newspaperman Paul Verra...

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...

S.O.B. (1981) 6.4

S.O.B. (1981)

Storyline:Felix Farmer is an extremely successful Hollywood producer, whose movies for Capitol Pictures have never lost money,... until now, with his latest, most expensive film to date, Night Wind, ending up being a ...