Search results for "Kirk Douglas"
Tough Guys

Tough Guys

Tough Guys
IMDb: 6.3
104

Harry Doyle (Lancaster) and Archie Lang (Douglas) are two old-time train robbers, who held up a train in 1956 and have been incarcerated for thirty years. After serving their time,…

Genre: Comedy, Crime
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
IMDb: 7.2
127

A ship sent to investigate a wave of mysterious sinkings encounters the advanced submarine, the Nautilus, commanded by Captain Nemo.

Spartacus

Spartacus

Spartacus
IMDb: 7.9
197

The rebellious Thracian Spartacus, born and raised a slave, is sold to Gladiator trainer Batiatus. After weeks of being trained to kill for the arena, Spartacus turns on his owners…

The Strange Love of Martha Ivers

The Strange Love of Martha Ivers

The Strange Love of Martha Ivers
IMDb: 7.4
115

Three childhood friends, Martha, Walter and Sam, share a terrible secret. Over time, the ambitious Martha and the pusillanimous Walter have married. She is a cold businesswoman; he is the…

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Out of the Past

Out of the Past

Out of the Past
IMDb: 8
97

Jeff Bailey seems to be a mundane gas station owner in remote Bridgeport, CA. He is dating local girl Ann Miller and lives a quiet life. But Jeff has a…

Champion

Champion

Champion
IMDb: 7.4
99

An unscrupulous boxer fights his way to the top, but eventually alienates all of the people who helped him on the way up.

Genre: Drama
A Letter to Three Wives

A Letter to Three Wives

A Letter to Three Wives
IMDb: 7.7
103

Lora May Hollingsway, who grew up next to the wrong side of the tracks, married her boss who thinks she is just a gold digger. Rita Phipps makes as much…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Ulysses

Ulysses

Ulysses
IMDb: 6.7
100

A movie adaptation of Homer’s second epic, that talks about Ulysses’ efforts to return to his home after the end of ten years of war.

The Last Sunset

The Last Sunset

The Last Sunset
IMDb: 6.7
112

Brendan O’Malley arrives at the Mexican home of old flame Belle Breckenridge to find her married to a drunkard getting ready for a cattle drive to Texas. Hot on O’Malley’s…

Genre: Western
Lonely Are the Brave

Lonely Are the Brave

Lonely Are the Brave
IMDb: 7.6
107

A fiercely independent cowboy arranges to have himself locked up in jail in order to then escape with an old friend who has been sentenced to the penitentiary.

Genre: Drama, Western
Two Weeks in Another Town

Two Weeks in Another Town

Two Weeks in Another Town
IMDb: 6.5
107

A recovering alcoholic film actor tries for a comeback in Rome.

Genre: Drama
The Heroes of Telemark

The Heroes of Telemark

The Heroes of Telemark
IMDb: 6.5
131

Set in German-occupied Norway, resistance fighter Knut Straud enlists the reluctant physicist Rolf Pedersen in an effort to destroy the German heavy water production plant in rural Telemark.

Genre: Action, War
In Harm’s Way

In Harm’s Way

In Harm’s Way
IMDb: 7.3
165

A naval officer reprimanded after Pearl Harbor is later promoted to rear admiral and gets a second chance to prove himself against the Japanese.

Genre: Drama, War
Cast a Giant Shadow

Cast a Giant Shadow

Cast a Giant Shadow
IMDb: 6.4
146

An American Army officer is recruited by the yet to exist Israel to help them form an army. He is disturbed by this sudden appeal to his jewish roots. Each…

Genre: War
The War Wagon

The War Wagon

The War Wagon
IMDb: 6.9
96

An ex-con seeks revenge on the man who put him in prison by planning a robbery of the latter’s stagecoach, which is transporting gold. He enlists the help of a…

Genre: Western
The Fury

The Fury

The Fury
IMDb: 6.4
118

A government agent is determined to come to his son’s rescue, when a sinister official kidnaps him to harness his extremely powerful psychic abilities.

Eddie Macon’s Run

Eddie Macon’s Run

Eddie Macon’s Run
IMDb: 5.7
94

Eddie Macon is running from a nightmare… running to a dream… running for his life and his time is running out. He’s escaped a Texas prison for the second time…

Paths of Glory

Paths of Glory

Paths of Glory
IMDb: 8.4
88

A commanding officer defends three scapegoats on trial for a failed offensive that occurred within the French Army in 1916.

Genre: Drama, War
The Devil’s Disciple

The Devil’s Disciple

The Devil’s Disciple
IMDb: 7.2
82

The Devil’s Disciple is a 1959 film adaptation of the George Bernard Shaw play of the same title. The Anglo-American film was directed by Guy Hamilton who replaced Alexander Mackendrick…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, War
The Man from Snowy River

The Man from Snowy River

The Man from Snowy River
IMDb: 7.3
104

Jim Craig has lived his first 18 years in the mountains of Australia on his father’s farm. The death of his father forces him to go to the low lands…

Detective Story

Detective Story

Detective Story
IMDb: 7.6
103

Tells the story of one day in the lives of the various people who populate a police detective squad. An embittered cop, Det. Jim McLeod, leads a precinct of characters…

Genre: Crime, Drama
If You’re Not In The Obit, Eat Breakfast

If You’re Not In The Obit, Eat Breakfast

If You’re Not In The Obit, Eat Breakfast
IMDb: 7.5
90

Irrepressible writer-comedian Carl Reiner, who shows no signs of slowing down at 94, tracks down celebrated nonagenarians, and a few others over 100, to show how the twilight years can…

Genre: Documentary
Victory at Entebbe

Victory at Entebbe

Victory at Entebbe
IMDb: 6.1
119

The film is based on an actual event: Operation Entebbe and the freeing of Israeli hostages at Entebbe Airport (now Entebbe International Airport) in Uganda.

Genre: Action, Drama, History
Strangers When We Meet

Strangers When We Meet

Strangers When We Meet
IMDb: 7.1
117

A suburban architect loves his wife but is bored with his marriage and with his work, so he takes up with the neglected, married beauty who lives down the street.

Genre: Romance
Scalawag

Scalawag

Scalawag
IMDb: 5.1
92

A crew of land locked pirates, led by the aptly named Peg, go in search of burried treasure hidden by the treacherous Mudhook and his twin brother. They meet up…

The Glass Menagerie

The Glass Menagerie

The Glass Menagerie
IMDb: 7.1
107

An aging Southern Belle makes life horrible for her ambitious son and crippled daughter because of her dreams of what life should be.

Genre: Drama
For Love or Money

For Love or Money

For Love or Money
IMDb: 6.2
108

Wealthy Chloe Brasher has three beautiful daughters; Bonnie, Kate, and Jan. Chloe pays attorney Deke Gentry to fix them up with three suitable husbands.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Town Without Pity

Town Without Pity

Town Without Pity
IMDb: 7.2
105

Four American soldiers stationed near a German village face death in the rape of a local girl and are defended by outside counsel Major Steve Grant.

Genre: Drama
Holocaust 2000

Holocaust 2000

Holocaust 2000
IMDb: 5.4
106

An executive in charge of a nuclear power plant in the Mid-East must stop his son– who turns out to be the Anti Christ — from blowing it up.

Mousey

Mousey

Mousey
IMDb: 5.9
85

A high school teacher separated from his son plots revenge on his ex-wife.

Top Secret Affair

Top Secret Affair

Top Secret Affair
IMDb: 6.3
100

A publisher (Susan Hayward) uses her magazine and charm to derail a general (Kirk Douglas) on the Washington fast track.

Genre: Comedy
The Lies Boys Tell

The Lies Boys Tell

The Lies Boys Tell
IMDb: 5.9
90

Ed Reece, an old travelling salesman, decides to end his days in the place in which he was born. Therefore he convinces his elder son to acompany him on his…

Last Train from Gun Hill

Last Train from Gun Hill

Last Train from Gun Hill
IMDb: 7.4
98

A marshal tries to bring the son of an old friend, an autocratic cattle baron, to justice for the rape and murder of his wife.

Genre: Western
The Hook

The Hook

The Hook
IMDb: 6.5
98

Three soldiers in Korea go through inner torment when they’re ordered to execute an enemy soldier.

Genre: War
A Gunfight

A Gunfight

A Gunfight
IMDb: 6.4
89

Will Tenneray and Abe Cross are two aging, famous gunfighters, both in need of money. Tenneray comes up with the idea to stage a duel to the death in a…

Genre: Western
The Big Sky

The Big Sky

The Big Sky
IMDb: 7
140

Kirk Douglas stars as the determined leader of a band of Tennessee fur trappers who set out to explore the uncharted Missouri river in 1830 and find them selves battling…

Young Man with a Horn

Young Man with a Horn

Young Man with a Horn
IMDb: 7.2
113

Legendary trumpeter Art Hazzard teaches young Rick Martin everything he knows about playing, so Rick becomes a star musician, but a troubled marriage and the desire to play pure jazz…

Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
I Walk Alone

I Walk Alone

I Walk Alone
IMDb: 7
97

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 expecting him to…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Ace in the Hole

Ace in the Hole

Ace in the Hole
IMDb: 8.1
111

A frustrated former big-city journalist now stuck working for an Albuquerque newspaper exploits a story about a man trapped in a cave to revitalize his career, but the situation quickly…

Genre: Drama
The Bad and the Beautiful

The Bad and the Beautiful

The Bad and the Beautiful
IMDb: 7.8
118

Told in flashback form, the film traces the rise and fall of a tough, ambitious Hollywood producer, Jonathan Shields, as seen through the eyes of various acquaintances, including a writer,…

Genre: Drama, Romance