Sign up / Log in
Roddy McDowall
September 17, 1928 - October 3, 1998 (age 70)
Roderick Andrew Anthony Jude McDowall (17 September 1928 – 3 October 1998), known as Roddy McDowall, was an English-American actor, voice artist, film director and photographer. He is best known for portraying Cornelius and Caesar in the original Planet of the Apes film series, as well as Galen in the spin-off television series. He began his acting career as a child in England, and then in the United... full bio
Planet of the Apes
[1968]
 
My rating
Movie | Adventure, Sci-Fi | 1h 52min
An astronaut crew crash-lands on a planet in the distant future where intelligent talking apes are the dominant species, and humans are the oppressed and enslaved.
Bedknobs and Broomsticks
[1971]
 
My rating
Movie | Adventure, Animation, Comedy | 1h 57min
Directed by:
An apprentice witch, three kids and a cynical conman search for the missing component to a magic spell useful to the defense of Britain.
Movie | Action, Sci-Fi | 1h 28min
Directed by:
In a futuristic world that has embraced ape slavery, Caesar, the son of the late simians Cornelius and Zira, surfaces after almost twenty years of hiding out from the authorities, and prepares for a slave revolt against humanity.
Movie | Action, Sci-Fi | 1h 38min
Directed by:
The world is shocked by the appearance of three talking chimpanzees, who arrived mysteriously in a U.S. spacecraft. They become the toast of society; but one man believes them to be a threat to the human race.
Movie | Action, Sci-Fi | 1h 33min
Directed by:
Ten years after conquering the Earth, ape leader Caesar wants the ruling apes and enslaved humans to live in peace. But warring factions of apes led by a militant gorilla general as well as various human groups threaten the stability.
Fright Night Part 2
[1988]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy, Horror, Thriller | 1h 44min
Directed by:
Charley Brewster and Peter Vincent must face more vampires which are out for revenge.
The Legend of Hell House
[1973]
 
My rating
Movie | Horror | 1h 35min
Directed by:
Physicist Lionel Barrett and his wife lead a team of mediums into the Belasco House, which is supposedly haunted by the victims of its late owner, a six-foot-five serial killer.
Dead of Winter
[1987]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama, Horror, Thriller | 1h 40min
Directed by:
A fledgling actress is lured to a remote mansion for a screen-test, soon discovering she is actually a prisoner in the middle of a blackmail plot.
Planet of the Apes
[1974]
 
My rating
TV Series | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller | 47min
Created by:
Two astronauts and a sympathetic chimp friend are fugitives in a future Earth dominated by a civilization of humanoid apes.
Behind the Planet of the Apes
[1998]
 
My rating
Documentary | Documentary | 2h 7min
The story behind the making of the 5 "Planet of the Apes" movies.
Lassie Come Home
[1943]
 
My rating
Movie | Adventure, Family | 1h 29min
Directed by:
After her destitute family is forced to sell her, a collie named Lassie escapes from her new owner and begins the long trek from Scotland to her Yorkshire home.
Double Trouble
[1992]
 
My rating
Movie | Action, Comedy, Crime | 1h 26min
Directed by:
Muscle-bound twins try to smash a jewel smuggling ring.
Movie | Adventure, Comedy, Drama | 1h 28min
Directed by:
Pre-teen jungle boy Mowgli gets to human world and is pursued by P.T.Barnum circus scout Harrison who wants to take him to circus as curiosity. Harrison hires local grandee Buldeo for help in tracking Mowgli down. It turns out to be that Mowgli is Buldeo's nephew, and the only obstacle for him to take his late brother's rich estate.
Lord Love a Duck
[1966]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 45min
Directed by:
A bright satirical comedy about an innocent high school girl granted her wishes by a student prodigy. A broad satire of teenage culture in the sixties, its targets ranging from progressive education to beach movies.
Unlikely Angel
[1996]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Comedy, Fantasy | 1h 35min
Directed by:
Dolly Parton portrays a country music performer who meets an untimely demise, but cannot enter heaven until she performs a good deed back on earth - to get a workaholic widower and his children back together again for Christmas.
Back to the Planet of the Apes
[1981]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Sci-Fi | 1h 32min
Directed by:
This is not an original made-for-TV movie, but two episodes of the 1974 TV series Planet of the Apes (1974) edited together.
It!
[1967]
 
My rating
Movie | Horror, Sci-Fi | 1h 36min
Directed by:
After one of their store houses burnt down, museum director Grove and his assistant Pimm find everything destroyed - only one statue withstood the fire mysteriously undamaged. Suddenly Grove is lying dead on the ground - killed by the statue? Pimm finds out that the cursed statue has been created by Rabbi Loew in 16th century and will withstand every human attempt to destroy it. Pimm decides to use... see more
The White Cliffs of Dover
[1944]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama, Romance, War | 2h 6min
Directed by:
London based American nurse, Susan, Lady Ashwood, is at the hospital awaiting the imminent arrival of injured soldiers. She is hoping that her enlisted son, Sir John Ashwood, who resembles his father both in appearance and temperament, is not among those injured. As she waits, she remembers back to WWI when her husband, the previous Sir John Ashwood, was enlisted, and the waiting she endured on any... see more
Movie | Action, Adventure, Animation | 1h 15min
Directed by: ,
The Go-Bots fight to rescue the Rock People.
The Wind in the Willows
[1987]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Adventure, Animation, Drama | 1h 36min
Directed by:
Badger, Rat and Mole are trying to save Toad Hall and its owner, their rich irresponsible airhead playboy friend Toad, from himself, as well as financial ruin, the court and a gang of conspiratorial weasels who have their eye on the place.
Mirror, Mirror 2: Raven Dance
[1994]
 
My rating
Movie | Horror | 1h 31min
Directed by:
A mysterious mirror is found hidden in a church orphanage, yet few realize its legacy of evil. When an innocent teen discovers that she is being stalked by her evil stepsister, the mirror's demonic power is again unleashed. As the mirror gains strength from the blood of the damned, the ultimate battle between good and evil begins.
Movie | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 1h 48min
Directed by:
A young man from Boston heads west to join the California gold rush with the hopes of restoring his family fortune, but his dedicated butler sets out to find him and bring him home.
The Alien Within
[1995]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Horror, Sci-Fi | 1h 15min
Directed by:
Crew of an undersea mining platform falls prey to mysterious and dangerous parasite. The parasite has the ability to affect people's minds, so survivors can't be certain who is safe and who is infected.
Dead Man's Island
[1996]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Mystery, Thriller | 2h
Directed by:
A woman is asked to help an old lover discover his would-be murderer.
My Friend Flicka
[1943]
 
My rating
Movie | Family, Western | 1h 29min
Directed by:
Ken McLaughlin struggles to please his family in any way. He comes back from boarding school boasting poor grades and facing going through the fifth grade again, much to his fathers dismay. Ken's mother, Nell, manages to persuade his father Rob to let him choose a colt from the herd for himself. He instead chooses a sorrel chestnut filly, who becomes injured soon after. Can Ken nurse the filly back... see more
Star Hunter
[1996]
 
My rating
Video | Sci-Fi | 1h 20min
Directed by:
Star hunters are the space monsters who hunt helpless creatures for pleasure. One night couple of high school football players and their cheerleaders are returning home after the lost game. But, when their bus makes the wrong turn, they are going to meet those creatures, and the real game will begin.
Arnold
[1973]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy, Horror, Mystery | 1h 34min
Directed by:
Upon his death, Arnold marries his lover, Karen, in spite of his widow, and leaves deathtraps accompanied by audiotapes and his preserved and articulate corpse for those who cared only for his money.
The Thief of Baghdad
[1978]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Adventure, Fantasy | 1h 40min
Directed by:
A resourceful thief helps a handsome prince fight an evil wizard and win the hand of a beautiful princess.
A Taste of Evil
[1971]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Horror, Thriller | 1h 13min
On her way home from a stay at a mental institution after a traumatic rape, a woman realizes that someone is deliberately trying to drive her insane.
Mean Johnny Barrows
[1976]
 
My rating
Movie | Action, Crime, Drama | 1h 30min
Directed by:
Johnny Barrows, a G.I, is dishonorably discharged from the army after striking his commanding officer. When he returns home, he is mugged and thrown in jail. Down on his luck and with no money, he gets a job at a gas station run by a racist jerk. After a while, he beats him up and is thrown in jail again. Shortly after, a mobster hires him as a mafia hit man because of his military training and he... see more
Remo Williams: The Prophecy
[1988]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Action | 48min
While Remo and his teacher work their missions, an elite assassin targets Remo.
Shock Treatment
[1964]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama | 1h 34min
Directed by:
An actor hired to locate $1 million in stolen loot endures the rigors of an insane asylum.
The White Seal
[1975]
 
My rating
Short Movie | Adventure, Animation, Short | 24min
Directed by:
A unique white seal searches for a refuge for his herd from humans.
The Pied Piper
[1942]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama | 1h 27min
Directed by:
While traveling in France during the Nazi invasion of 1940, an Englishman is entrusted with the care of a group of refugee children.
The Third Day
[1965]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama, Mystery | 1h 59min
Directed by:
A man stumbles out of a car crash with no memory of what transpired. Everyone who he meets suggests that he is a ruthless man with an aggressive temper. Could he be deliberately blocking out memories of his past?
TV Movie | Sci-Fi | 1h 35min
Directed by:
A television movie made from two segments of the cult TV Series Planet of the Apes (1974), Planet of the Apes: The Gladiators (1974), directed by Don McDougall and Planet of the Apes: The Legacy (1974), directed by Bernard McEveety.
TV Movie | Comedy | 1h 40min
Directed by:
In this made-for-TV spoof, Robin Hood (George Segal) and his merry men must attempt to gather together the necessary ransom money to free King Richard from a nasty Duke.
Molly and Me
[1945]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy, Musical | 1h 17min
Directed by:
A vivacious actress needing work becomes a housekeeper for a crusty retired politician, and gives his life the shaking-up that it needs.
Mowgli's Brothers
[1976]
 
My rating
Short Movie | Adventure, Animation, Short | 25min
Directed by:
A feral child raised by jungle wolves must eventually assert his humanity to save his wolf parents from a tiger's malevolent influence on his pack.
The Cool Ones
[1967]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy | 1h 35min
Directed by:
A young, millionaire rock promoter decides to create a new boy/girl duo team for his teen TV dance show by teaming up an ambitious go-go dancer and a has-been pop star and presenting them to the public as a new romantic pair.
Thunderhead - Son of Flicka
[1945]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama, Family | 1h 18min
Directed by:
A young boy tries to train Thunderhead, a beautiful white colt and the son of his beloved Flicka, to be a champion race horse.
Terror in the Sky
[1971]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Drama, Thriller | 1h 14min
Directed by:
On a transcontinental flight, the flight crew suffer from food poisioning and become incapacitated. To save the aircraft, the cabin crew locate a passenger with flying experience. He is coached by an experienced pilot on the ground.
The Elevator
[1974]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Drama, Thriller | 1h 15min
Directed by:
A claustrophobic armed robber, fleeing his latest job, is trapped along with group of people in a jammed elevator in a high-rise building.
Confirm or Deny
[1941]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama, War | 1h 14min
Directed by:
Newsman Mitch and teletype operator Jennifer, whose job is to see he doesn't send inappropriate stuff out of the country, dodge bombs during the blitz of London while falling in love.
The Evil Inside Me
[1993]
 
My rating
Movie | Horror, Thriller | 1h 30min
Directed by:
Video | Animation, Family | 23min
Directed by:
Kidnapped
[1948]
 
My rating
Movie | Adventure | 1h 21min
Directed by:
In Scotland in 1752, the 17-year-old David Balfour is cheated out of his birthright by his evil uncle Ebenezer.
Killer Shark
[1950]
 
My rating
Movie | Adventure | 1h 16min
Directed by:
A college student takes a break and goes out to sea with his father, the captain of a shark-hunting boat. When his inexperience results in an accident in which his father and a crewman are badly injured, he tries to make up for it by rounding up another crew and going back out on the hunt. However, things don't turn out quite the way he planned.
The Tempest
[1960]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Drama | 1h 16min
Directed by:
Prospero, the deposed Duke of Milan, who lives in exile on a remote island as a sorcerer, uses his powers to shipwreck his usurper brother on the island.
Big Timber
[1950]
 
My rating
Movie | Action, Adventure, Drama | 1h 13min
Directed by:
A young man goes to work in a logging camp to fulfill a boyhood ambition and a jealous loggers rigs things to make him appear to be an incompetent bungler. But he proves himself successfully conveying an injured workman to the hospital in a careening truck, whose brakes have been tampered with, down a mountainside.
TV Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 1h 30min
Directed by:
Working girl who is dead ringer for wealthy socialite is kidnapped by extortionists and forced to impersonate her.
Rocky
[1948]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama | 1h 16min
Directed by:
Out fishing one day, painter John Hammond and his son Chris come across Bert Hillman, the foreman of a local ranch. He and his ranch hand are searching for a wild dog that killed one of their sheep. They find the animal and kill it, along with one of its puppies, but after they leave Hammond and his son discover another puppy still alive. They take it home and call it Rocky. John believes that a dog... see more
On the Sunny Side
[1942]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama, War | 1h 9min
Directed by:
Because of the war, a 12-year-old boy from England, Hugh, is sent to live with the Andrews family in Ohio. Don, the Andrews' 11-year-old son, eagerly accepts the English boy, and is happy when his school-friends do the same. But his isn't so happy when things begin to change when his father fore-goes their evening game of Chinese Checkers to play chess with Hugh, and Hugh shows himself to be a formidable... see more
Black Midnight
[1949]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama, Western | 1h 6min
Directed by:
Documentary | Documentary, History | 1h 59min
Directed by:
A trip through the idiosyncrasies and difficulties of making one of the most tormented movies ever filmed.
Documentary | Documentary, Short | 30min
Directed by:
A Bug's Life
[1998]
 
My rating
Movie | Adventure, Animation, Comedy | 1h 35min
A misfit ant, looking for "warriors" to save his colony from greedy grasshoppers, recruits a group of bugs that turn out to be an inept circus troupe.
Batman: The Animated Series
[1992]
 
My rating
TV Series | Action, Adventure, Animation, Family, Sci-Fi | 23min
The Dark Knight battles crime in Gotham City with occasional help from Robin and Batgirl.
Room 237
[2012]
 
My rating
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 42min
Directed by:
An exploration of various interpretations of Stanley Kubrick's horror film, The Shining (1980).
Fright Night
[1985]
 
My rating
Movie | Horror, Thriller | 1h 46min
Directed by:
When a teenager learns that his next door neighbour is a vampire, no one will believe him.
Overboard
[1987]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 46min
Directed by:
A cruel and beautiful heiress mocks and cheats over a hired carpenter. When she gets amnesia, he decides to introduce her to working-class life by convincing her they're husband and wife.
Pinky and the Brain
[1995]
 
My rating
TV Series | Animation, Comedy, Family | 30min
A genius mouse and his stupid sidekick try to conquer the world each night.
The Longest Day
[1962]
 
My rating
Movie | Action, Drama, History | 2h 58min
The events of D-Day, told on a grand scale from both the Allied and German points of view.
The Poseidon Adventure
[1972]
 
My rating
Movie | Action, Adventure, Drama | 1h 57min
A group of passengers struggle to survive and escape when their ocean liner completely capsizes at sea.
Beneath the Planet of the Apes
[1970]
 
My rating
Movie | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 1h 35min
Directed by:
The sole survivor of an interplanetary rescue mission searches for the only survivor of the previous expedition. He discovers a planet ruled by apes and an underground city run by telepathic humans.
The New Batman Adventures
[1997]
 
My rating
TV Series | Action, Adventure, Animation, Crime, Drama, Family, Mystery | 30min
Created by:
The further and darker adventures of Batman with a new Robin, a closer association with Batgirl and the previous Robin now as Nightwing.
Columbo
[1971]
 
My rating
TV Series | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller | 1h 40min
Los Angeles homicide detective Lieutenant Columbo uses his humble ways and ingenuous demeanor to winkle out even the most well-concealed of crimes.
Gargoyles
[1994]
 
My rating
TV Series | Action, Adventure, Animation, Crime, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller | 30min
Created by:
A clan of heroic night creatures pledge to protect modern New York City as they did in Scotland one thousand years earlier.
The Black Hole
[1979]
 
My rating
Movie | Action, Sci-Fi | 1h 38min
Directed by:
A research vessel finds a missing ship, commanded by a mysterious scientist, on the edge of a black hole.
Superman
[1996]
 
My rating
TV Series | Action, Adventure, Animation | 30min
The last son of the planet Krypton protects his adoptive home of Earth as the greatest of the superheroes.
Cleopatra
[1963]
 
My rating
Movie | Biography, Drama, History | 3h 12min
Queen Cleopatra of Egypt experiences both triumph and tragedy as she attempts to resist the imperial ambitions of Rome.
Darkwing Duck
[1991]
 
My rating
TV Series | Action, Adventure, Animation | 30min
A bumbling superhero battles crime with the help of his daughter and pilot sidekick.
Batman
[1966]
 
My rating
TV Series | Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi | 25min
The Caped Crusader and his young ward battle evildoers in Gotham City.
The Tick
[1994]
 
My rating
TV Series | Action, Adventure, Animation | 30min
Created by:
An invulnerable, somewhat dim, superhero protects The City from all manner of evil-doers.
Evil Under the Sun
[1982]
 
My rating
Movie | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 1h 57min
Directed by:
Trying to find how a millionaire wound up with a phony diamond brings Hercule Poirot to an exclusive island resort frequented by the rich and famous. When a murder is committed, everyone has an alibi.
How Green Was My Valley
[1941]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama, Family | 1h 58min
Directed by:
At the turn of the century in a Welsh mining village, the Morgans, he stern, she gentle, raise coal-mining sons and hope their youngest will find a better life.
Mork & Mindy
[1978]
 
My rating
TV Series | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi | 30min
A wacky alien comes to Earth to study its residents and the life of the human woman he boards with is never the same.
Class of 1984
[1982]
 
My rating
Movie | Action, Crime, Drama | 1h 38min
Directed by:
A new teacher at a troubled inner-city high school soon ends up clashing with the delinquent leader of a punk posse that runs the school.
TV Series | Animation, Comedy, Drama | 30min
A crass, womanizing duck works as a private eye with his level-headed pig sidekick, all-the-while raising a family as a single dad.
Midnight Son
[2011]
 
My rating
Movie | Horror | 1h 28min
Directed by:
The story of a young man called Jacob who is confined to a life of isolation, due to a very rare skin disorder. His world changes when he meets a local bartender and falls in love. Jacob's condition worsens and forces him to drink human blood for sustenance - leading to law enforcement suspecting him in a series of grizzly murders
Matlock
[1986]
 
My rating
TV Series | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 1h
Created by:
Ben Matlock is a very expensive criminal defense attorney, who charges one hundred thousand dollars to take a case. Fortunately, he's worth every penny, as he and his associates defend his clients by finding the real killer.
TV Series | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 1h
A 20th century astronaut emerges out of 500 years of suspended animation into a future time to become Earth's greatest hero.
Fantasy Island
[1977]
 
My rating
TV Series | Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy | 1h
Created by:
Accounts of visitors to a unique resort island in the Pacific Ocean that can fulfill literally any fantasy requested, but rarely turn out as expected.
The Big Picture
[1989]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 40min
Directed by:
Film school grad Nick Chapman thought his career was made after his award winning short film, but discovered Hollywood wasn't as easy as it seems.
Hart to Hart
[1979]
 
My rating
TV Series | Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Romance | 1h
Created by:
The globe-trotting adventures of amateur detectives Jonathan (Robert Wagner) and Jennifer Hart (Stefanie Powers).
The Grass Harp
[1995]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 47min
Directed by:
After his mother's death, Collin Fenwick goes to live with his father's cousins, the wealthy, avaricious, and controlling Verena Talbo, and her compliant, earthy sister Dolly. When a city slicker comes to town and convinces Verena to market Dolly's locally-famous tonic, Dolly finally gets some backbone, refuses to divulge the formula, and heads for a tree house with Collin and Catherine, the loyal... see more
The Greatest Story Ever Told
[1965]
 
My rating
Movie | Biography, Drama, History | 3h 45min
Directed by:
The life of Jesus Christ.
Wonder Woman
[1975]
 
My rating
TV Series | Action, Adventure, Drama | 1h
The adventures of the greatest of the female superheroes.
Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 2h
Directed by:
A no account outlaw establishes his own particular brand of law and order and builds a town on the edges of civilization in this farcical western. With the aid of an old law text and unpredictable notions Roy Bean distinguishes between lawbreakers and lawgivers by way of his pistols.
Laserblast
[1978]
 
My rating
Movie | Horror, Sci-Fi | 1h 25min
Directed by:
A teenager stumbles upon an alien weapon, which transforms him into a grotesque killer.
Cutting Class
[1989]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy, Crime, Horror | 1h 31min
Directed by:
A murderer is loose in a high school in this 'whodunit' movie.
TV Series | Action, Animation, Family | 22min
Directed by:
Two demoted fighter pilots battle evil as high flying masked vigilantes.
Dirty Mary Crazy Larry
[1974]
 
My rating
Movie | Crime, Drama, Romance | 1h 33min
Directed by:
Larry Rayder is an aspiring NASCAR driver, Deke Sommers is mechanic. As they feel they collectively are the best, the only thing that is holding them back is money to build the best vehicle possible. As such, they decide to rob a supermarket's office of the money in its safe to pursue their dream. On the most part, their robbery is successful, although their plan breaks down in its end phase, which... see more
It's My Party
[1996]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama | 1h 50min
Directed by:
"You won't leave me, will you?" Nick asks Brandon shortly after revealing to him the results of his last blood test for HIV. "I don't want to die alone." In spite of Brandon's protestations, the two soon find the love they had shared for many years in ruins. One year after their breakup, Nick is confronted with a ravaged immune system and a CT Scan and lab values which, along with his worsening forgetfulness... see more
2 Stupid Dogs
[1993]
 
My rating
TV Series | Animation, Comedy, Family
"Two Stupid Dogs" follows the lives of two dogs: the overly excited Little Dog (the dachshund) and easy-paced Big Dog (the sheepdog). These crazy canines don't know how to fit in the world, and they definitely don't have any know-how. They often find themselves in commonplace situations (going to the drive-in, walking through the mall, working on the farm), some not so common situations (stuck on a... see more
Funny Lady
[1975]
 
My rating
Movie | Biography, Comedy, Drama | 2h 16min
Directed by:
Story of singer Fanny Brice's stormy relationship with showman Billy Rose.
Night Gallery
[1970]
 
My rating
TV Series | Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller | 50min
Created by:
Rod Serling presents tales of horror illustrated in various paintings.
The Carol Burnett Show
[1967]
 
My rating
TV Series | Comedy, Family | 1h
Television show featuring skits by Carol Burnett and her comedy troupe.
Around the World in 80 Days
[1989]
 
My rating
Mini Series | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 4h 26min
A Victorian Age English gentleman takes a wager that he can circle the globe in the unprecedented time of just eighty days.
That Darn Cat!
[1965]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy, Crime, Family | 1h 56min
Directed by:
A woman is kidnapped. While in captivity, she manages to send a message out with a wandering cat. The cat's owner calls the FBI. The FBI tries to follow the cat. Jealous boyfriends and nosy neighbours also get in the act.
The Cat from Outer Space
[1978]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi | 1h 44min
Directed by:
A UFO is stranded on earth and impounded by the US government. Its pilot, a cat with a collar that has special powers, including the ability to allow the cat to communicate with humans, has eluded the authorities and needs the help of a man named Frank in order to reclaim and repair his ship to get back home.
The Return of the King
[1980]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Action, Adventure, Animation | 1h 38min
Directed by:
Two Hobbits struggle to destroy the Ring in Mount Doom while their friends desperately fight evil Lord Sauron's forces in a final battle.
Godzilla: The Series
[1998]
 
My rating
TV Series | Action, Animation, Crime | 30min
In this direct sequel to the 1998 Godzilla movie, Dr. Nico Tatopoulos leads a team, known as H.E.A.T, to battle giant monsters with the help of Godzilla's only living offspring.
Alice in Wonderland
[1985]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Adventure, Family, Fantasy | 3h 7min
Directed by:
Alice is in Looking Glass land, where she meets many Looking Glass creatures and attempts to avoid the Jabberwocky, a monster that appears due to her being afraid.
Macbeth
[1948]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama, History, War | 1h 32min
Directed by:
In fog-dripping, barren and sometimes macabre settings, 11th-century Scottish nobleman Macbeth is led by an evil prophecy and his ruthless yet desirable wife to the treasonous act that makes him king. But he does not enjoy his newfound, dearly-won kingship... Restructured, but all the dialogue is Shakespeare's.
The Pirates of Dark Water
[1991]
 
My rating
TV Series | Action, Adventure, Animation | 30min
Created by:
A young man learns that he is a prince with an urgent quest to save his world by finding 13 magical treasures of rule.
Midnight Lace
[1960]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama, Mystery, Thriller | 1h 43min
Directed by:
In London, a newly-wed American woman's sanity comes into question when she claims to be the victim of a stalker.
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour
[1962]
 
My rating
TV Series | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 50min
A continuation of the dramatic anthology series Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955) hosted by the master of suspense and mystery.
5 Card Stud
[1968]
 
My rating
Movie | Mystery, Romance, Western | 1h 43min
Directed by:
The players in an ongoing poker game are being mysteriously killed off, one by one.
Man Hunt
[1941]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama, Thriller, War | 1h 45min
Directed by:
British hunter Thorndike vacationing in Bavaria has Hitler in his gun sight. He is captured, beaten, left for dead, and escapes back to London where he is hounded by German agents and aided by a young woman.
Scavenger Hunt
[1979]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy | 1h 56min
Directed by:
To inherit a fortune, various addressees of a will must compete in a wild scavenger hunt to collect selected items, but cannot be simply bought.
The Loved One
[1965]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy | 2h 2min
Directed by:
Satire on the funeral business, in which a young British poet goes to work at a Hollywood cemetery.
McCloud
[1970]
 
My rating
TV Series | Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller | 2h
Created by:
Sam McCloud is a Marshal from Taos, New Mexico, who takes a temporary assignment in the New York City Police Department. His keen sense of detail and detecting subtle clues, learned from his experience, enable him to nab unsuspecting criminals despite his unbelieving boss.
Making the Boys
[2011]
 
My rating
Documentary | Biography, Documentary, Romance | 1h 30min
Directed by:
On the eve of the 40th anniversary of the Gay Rights Movement, the film explores the drama, struggle and enduring legacy of the first-ever gay play and subsequent Hollywood movie to successfully reach a mainstream audience. Beloved by some for breaking new ground, and condemned by others for reinforcing gay stereotypes, The Boys in the Band sparked heated controversy that still exists four decades... see more
Inside Daisy Clover
[1965]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama, Music, Romance | 2h 8min
Directed by:
A tomboy turned movie star deals with the cruelty of Hollywood.
The Martian Chronicles
[1980]
 
My rating
Mini Series | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi | 6h
In the 21st century, Earth begins the colonization of Mars. However, things do not go as planned, at first due to the hostile Martian natives and later because of the self-destructive Earthmen.
Circle of Iron
[1978]
 
My rating
Movie | Action, Adventure, Fantasy | 1h 42min
Directed by:
A young martial artist embarks on an adventure, encountering other martial artists in battle until one day he meets an aging blind man who will show him the true meaning of martial arts and life.
The Invaders
[1967]
 
My rating
TV Series | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller | 51min
Created by:
David Vincent, an architect returning home after a hard, hard, day parks his car in an old ghost town in order to rest for a while before continuing on home. Suddenly, in the middle of the night, something wakes him: a strange object, nonhuman, that is landing in front of his eyes. From this moment, he will be trying to persuade a skeptical world that the invasion of our planet is going on, that the... see more
That's Entertainment, Part II
[1976]
 
My rating
Documentary | Documentary, Family, Musical | 2h 13min
Directed by:
Gene Kelly and Fred Astaire present more golden moments from the MGM film library, this time including comedy and drama as well as classic musical numbers.
Biography
[1987]
 
My rating
TV Series | Biography, Documentary | 1h
Created by:
The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told.
Shakma
[1990]
 
My rating
Movie | Horror | 1h 40min
Directed by: ,
A wild animal attacks people trapped in a large tower.
Faerie Tale Theatre
[1982]
 
My rating
TV Series | Adventure, Comedy, Family | 50min
Inspired by an earlier children's series, Shirley Temple's Storybook (1958), Shelley Duvall hosts this series featuring some of the best known actors in Hollywood performing adaptations of traditional stories.
McMillan & Wife
[1971]
 
My rating
TV Series | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 2h
Created by:
San Francisco Police Commissioner Stewart "Mac" McMillan and his amateur detective wife keep their marriage unpredictable while solving the city's most baffling crimes.
Combat!
[1962]
 
My rating
TV Series | Action, Drama, War | 1h
Combat!, a one-hour World War II drama series on television, followed a frontline American infantry squad as they battled their way across Europe. With mud-splattered realism, the show offered character studies of men striving to maintain their own humanity in the midst of a world torn by war.
TV Series | Action, Animation, Crime | 30min
The Manhattan Clan fight for justice and human acceptance in New York City.
Pretty Maids All in a Row
[1971]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy, Crime, Mystery | 1h 31min
Directed by:
California State Police Captain Sam Surcher investigates a string of teenage girl murders at Oceanfront High School.
Police Woman
[1974]
 
My rating
TV Series | Action, Crime, Drama | 1h
Created by:
Follows Sergeant "Pepper" Anderson, LAPD's top undercover cop. A member of the Criminal Conspiracy Unit, Pepper works the wild side of the street, where she poses as everything from a gangster's moll to a streetwalker to a prison inmate.
The 70th Annual Academy Awards
[1998]
 
My rating
TV Special
Directed by:
An award show that honors excellence in filmmaking in each of its separate categories. People are awarded Oscars in a humorous manner that provides an entertaining show.
Tales of the Gold Monkey
[1982]
 
My rating
TV Series | Adventure, Comedy, Drama | 1h
The adventures of a 1930's Pacific Islands bush pilot and his companions.
It Takes a Thief
[1968]
 
My rating
TV Series | Adventure, Crime, Drama | 51min
Created by:
The adventures of suave cat burglar Alexander Mundy, who plies his trade for the U.S. Government.
Hotel
[1983]
 
My rating
TV Series | Drama, Romance | 1h
The misadventures of the staff and guests of the St. Gregory Hotel.
The 71st Annual Academy Awards
[1999]
 
My rating
TV Special | Family
Directed by:
The Keys of the Kingdom
[1944]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama | 2h 17min
Directed by:
A young priest, Father Chisholm is sent to China to establish a Catholic parish among the non-Christian Chinese. While his boyhood friend, also a priest, flourishes in his calling as a priest in a more Christian area of the world, Father Chisholm struggles. He encounters hostility, isolation, disease, poverty and a variety of set backs which humble him, but make him more determined than ever to succeed... see more
Embryo
[1976]
 
My rating
Movie | Horror, Sci-Fi | 1h 44min
Directed by:
A scientist doing experiments on a human fetus discovers a method to accelerate the fetus into a mature adult in just a few days. However, the "adult" fetus turns into a homicidal psycho and looks for a new formula to prevent her from aging further.
Movie | Comedy, Mystery | 1h 35min
Directed by:
Famous detective Charlie Chan is called out of retirement to help a San Francisco detective solve a mysterious series of murders. With his bumbling grandson as his sidekick, Chan also encounters an old nemesis known as the Dragon Queen who is the prime suspect.
Ellery Queen
[1975]
 
My rating
TV Series | Crime, Drama, Family | 1h 40min
The son of a police detective solves baffling crimes.
Going Under
[1990]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy | 1h 20min
Directed by:
International disaster looms as the USS Sub Standard has to race to get a nuclear weapon ahead of the Russian forces.
Chump Change
[2000]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 29min
A failed Hollywood actor returns to his home town in Wisconsin and reminisces about his life in L.A. to a potential new girlfriend about his faults, auditions, misadventures, and confrontations with the evils of Hollywood.
Tracey Takes On...
[1996]
 
My rating
TV Series | Comedy | 30min
Directed by:
Tracey Ullman takes on a different topic in each episode, giving different characters opinions on such things as vanity, royalty and law.
MGM: When the Lion Roars
[1992]
 
My rating
Mini Series | Documentary | 6h
Directed by:
The history of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios.
The Legend of Prince Valiant
[1991]
 
My rating
TV Series | Adventure, Animation, Fantasy | 22min
Created by:
After his castle is taken over; Valiant, Prince of Thule, has a dream in which King Arthur calls him to Camelot. Valiant heeds the advice of the dream and sets out on a quest to find the famed kingdom. Along the way he meets two new friends, Arn (a peasant) and Rowanne (the blacksmith's daughter), who join him on his quest to become Knights of The Round Table. After arriving in Camelot the plot focuses... see more
The Rookies
[1972]
 
My rating
TV Series | Crime, Drama | 1h
Directed by:
The trials and adventures of three young police officers.
Rabbit Test
[1978]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy | 1h 24min
Directed by:
Lionel's life turns around after a one-night stand on top of a pinball table... he becomes the world's first pregnant man!
Movie | Adventure, Drama, Romance | 1h 38min
Directed by:
Cheated out of his estate by his sadistic uncle, young Benjamin Blake goes to the South Seas to make his fortune so he can return to claim his birthright.
12 O'Clock High
[1964]
 
My rating
TV Series | Drama, War | 1h
This series chronicles the adventures--in the air and on the ground--of the men of the 918th Bombardment Group of the U.S. Eighth Air Force. First commanded by irascible General Frank Savage--and later by Colonel Joe Gallagher, the son of a Pentagon General--the Group is stationed in England, and flies long-range bombing missions into German-held Europe.
Last Summer in the Hamptons
[1995]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 48min
Directed by:
Filmed entirely on location in East Hampton, Long Island, "Last Summer in the Hamptons" concerns a large theatrical family spending the last weekend of their summer together at the decades-old family retreat which economic circumstances have forced them to put on the market. Victoria Foyt plays a young Hollywood actress whose visit wreaks havoc on the stellar group of family and friends - led by matriarch... see more
The Hollywood Squares
[1965]
 
My rating
TV Series | Comedy, Family, Game-Show | 30min
Contestants guess the correctness of celebrities' answers in order to win spaces in a tic-tac-toe game.
Hello Down There
[1969]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy, Sci-Fi | 1h 28min
A marine scientist volunteers to have his family live in a prototype underwater home to prove it's practical.
Remember WENN
[1996]
 
My rating
TV Series | Comedy, Drama | 30min
Created by:
Trials and tribulations at Pittsburgh radio station WENN back in the late 1930s, when radio was king.
Oscar's Greatest Moments
[1992]
 
My rating
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 49min
Directed by:
The most noteworthy events concerning the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Award shows from 1971 to 1991.
Documentary | 1h
Directed by:
Documentary recounting the life story of Louise Brooks in 5 sections: "Lulu in Toe Shoes"; "Lulu in Hollywood"; "Lulu in Berlin"; "Lulu in Hell"; and "Resurrection". Narrated by Shirley MacLaine and featuring numerous interviews with friends and relatives of the legendary star, it also contains excerpts from many of her films including her first on-screen appearance.
Harry O
[1973]
 
My rating
TV Series | Action, Crime, Drama | 1h
Created by:
Directed by:
Harry Orwell is a world-weary private investigator who was forced to leave the San Diego Police Department after a bullet became lodged near his spine. He lived on the beach, and, when not working on a current case, spent much of his time fixing up his boat, which was called The Answer. Harry O was unusual in that he didn't own a flashy car in which to conduct high-speed chases, preferring to ride... see more
The Defector
[1966]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama, Thriller | 1h 46min
Directed by:
Montgomery Cliff (in his last role) plays James Bower, an American physicist visiting West Germany who's recruited by a shady CIA agent, named Adam, to help them with the defection of a Russian scientist. But an East German secret agent, named Peter Heinzeman, learns of Bower's meeting with Adam and threatens Bower to mind his own business, while Bower learns of a back story to all this involving stolen... see more
Miracle on 34th Street
[1973]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Drama, Family, Fantasy | 1h 40min
Directed by:
A department store Santa tries to convince a little girl who doesn't believe in Santa Claus that he is Santa Claus, and winds up going on trial to prove who he is.
Camp Candy
[1989]
 
My rating
TV Series | Animation, Comedy, Family | 30min
Comedian John Candy runs a summer camp.
Burke's Law
[1994]
 
My rating
TV Series | Crime, Drama | 1h
Created by:
Directed by:
This brief revival of the 1960s cop thriller continued the adventures of Amos Burke, a senior Los Angeles police officer and millionaire. By now, Burke was a widower with a son, Peter, who was a detective under his command. The revival continued many of the hallmarks of the old show: glamorous backgrounds, convoluted plots and big-name guest stars.
Angel 4: Undercover
[1994]
 
My rating
Movie | Action, Drama | 1h 34min
Directed by:
Molly is now a police photographer in a relationship with a DJ. Her old friend from the streets gets in touch with her. She's in town with a band and hot for the lead singer. Her friend gets murdered and Molly turns up at the scene to photograph the body. So, Molly again assumes the identity of Angel and hits the club scene to search for the killer - this time as a groupie rather than a prostitute... see more
Earth Angel
[1991]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Comedy, Fantasy | 1h 32min
Directed by:
When a prom queen dies in 1962, her only means of entering Heaven is by returning to 1990 earth, to assist friends from her youth.
Something to Believe In
[1998]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama | 1h 53min
Directed by:
An American woman given only weeks to live travels to Italy to find a statue reputed to have recuperative powers and there meets a struggling American concert pianist.
The Fantastic Journey
[1977]
 
My rating
TV Series | Adventure, Sci-Fi | 1h
A scientific expedition in the Atlantic Ocean becomes lost in the Bermuda Triangle and washes up on an uncharted island. They meet up with travelers from other times, planets and dimensions who have also become trapped, and together they "slide" through portals from one dimension to the next hoping to find the one that leads home.
The New Lassie
[1989]
 
My rating
TV Series | Adventure, Family | 30min
Directed by:
The Name of the Game
[1968]
 
My rating
TV Series | Adventure, Sci-Fi | 1h 30min
This groundbreaking series had three rotating stars, who were featured in independent episodes tied together by a loose common theme. The commonality was Howard Publications, the self-made publishing empire of Glenn Howard. Episodes featuring Howard focused on his business and political confrontations and his flamboyant lifestyles. Other episodes featured Jeff Dillon, a crusading investigative reporter... see more
Loss of Faith
[1998]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Drama, Mystery, Thriller | 1h 33min
Directed by:
A crime novelist searches for a missing baby at his sister's behest and makes painful discoveries about himself along the way.
Heads
[1994]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 30min
Directed by:
A proofreader at a small-town newspaper decides to try to solve a series of decapitation murders, and reluctantly gets involved with the nutty daughter of his editor. Before long he discovers that he is the prime suspect in the murders.
TV Movie | Sci-Fi | 1h 30min
Directed by:
A television movie made from two segments of the TV Series "Planet of the Apes", "Tomorrow's Tide" and "Up Above The World So High".
Flood!
[1976]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Adventure | 1h 40min
Directed by:
After several weeks of heavy rainfall, the dam above Brownsville is short from running over. However the mayor refuses to open it's gates, because he fears for the fishes in the lake... and paves the way for disaster.
The Wizard
[1986]
 
My rating
TV Series | Adventure, Drama | 42min
An eccentric little person inventor has adventures battling evil around the world.
An Inconvenient Woman
[1991]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Drama, Mystery, Thriller | 3h 2min
Directed by:
A fictional account of the Bloomingdale murder scandal in the 1980's about an heir to one of the richest families in USA and his affair with a model.
Deadly Game
[1991]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Mystery, Thriller | 1h 35min
Directed by:
A group of seven strangers, including a dancer, a doctor, a teacher, and a disgraced former football player, are brought together on an island owned by the mysterious Osirus. There they are told that at some point in their lives, they crossed Osirus and now must face his revenge. The seven must reach a boat on the opposite side of the island before Osirus and his hunters track them down and kill t... see more
Cricket on the Hearth
[1967]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Animation, Family | 1h
Directed by:
A cricket seeks to rescue a poor toymaker and his blind daughter from an exploitative miser.
The Match Game
[1962]
 
My rating
TV Series | Game-Show | 25min
This is The 1st Edition of the program. Composed of 2 Teams of 3 Members (2 In-Studio team members and 1 Star Team Captain) are writing answers to an question {e.g.: Name a part of a chicken} that'll/this'll read(ing) by the host/star (Gene Rayburn) and one(1) member of the team wrote/writes the answer {e.g.: Leg}. The 1st and 2nd Members of the team has/having the same answer is/are matched and that'll/this'll... see more
TV Movie | Adventure, Crime, Mystery | 1h 29min
Directed by:
The Harts travel to kingmans Ferry a town a quaint little town where people know Jennifer Hart as Jennifer Edwards.
Hollywood Wives
[1985]
 
My rating
Mini Series | Drama, Romance | 4h 30min
A three-part, six-hour adoptation of Jackie Collins' book about a group of very wealthy, attractive, snobbish women who are caught up in the low life and high society of Hollywood.
Run for Your Life
[1965]
 
My rating
TV Series | Drama | 1h
Ben Gazzara plays a successful lawyer who is told by his doctor in the first episode that he will die in one to two years. He decides to do all of the things he has never had time for. The program becomes a series of plays in which he meets a wide variety of people from bums riding the rails, to gigolos, to orphans and becomes a man who has little fear of death and everything but time.
Documentary | Documentary
Directed by:
An amazing insider's look at nearly four decades of movie making including screen tests, behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with Tom Hanks, Raquel Welch, George Lucas, Oliver Stone, Robert Altman and much more.
Angel, Angel, Down We Go
[1969]
 
My rating
Movie | Crime, Drama | 1h 33min
Directed by:
The overweight debutante daughter of the world's wealthiest couple falls in with a gang of tripped out, skydiving pseudo-reactionary pop stars, who take their beliefs of the American ideal to profoundly impossible heights.
Beyond Titanic
[1998]
 
My rating
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 34min
Directed by:
A survey of 86 years of Titanicana in popular culture, with the emphasis on movies about (or inspired by) the disaster.
Documentary | Documentary | 2h 30min
Directed by:
The first half century of Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation from its beginnings under Hungarian immigrant William Fox to it emergence as a major studio.
Holiday in Mexico
[1946]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy, Musical, Romance | 2h 8min
Directed by:
The U.S. Ambassador's (Walter Pidgeon) daughter falls for a Mexican pianist (Jose Iturbi) old enough to be her grandfather.
Keepers of the Frame
[1999]
 
My rating
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 10min
Directed by:
An exploration of film preservation and restoration in the United States.
The Subterraneans
[1960]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama | 1h 29min
Directed by:
A love story between two misunderstood new bohemians who don't even understand themselves.
Suspicion
[1957]
 
My rating
TV Series | Drama | 1h
The show consisted of 40 episodes, half were live and half were on film. The shows, often involving murder, were designed to confuse and mystify the audience and dealt with their fears and suspicions.
Convict 99
[1938]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy | 1h 31min
Directed by:
A disgraced school master, Benjamin Twist, is mistaken for a tough prison governor and assigned the charge of a prison for particularly hardened criminals. Believing he is being sent to a school rather than a prison, he celebrates accordingly only to find that his drunkenness accidently lands him on the wrong side of the prison bars. The Governorship is eventually restored to him, and he sets about... see more
Password All-Stars
[1961]
 
My rating
TV Series | Game-Show | 30min
Directed by:
Two celebrity-contestant teams compete to guess words by giving one-word clues in this all-time classic game show.
Red Planet
[1994]
 
My rating
Mini Series | Animation, Sci-Fi | 1h 6min
On the distant mining world of New Aries, a young colonist, Jim Marlowe, has acquired a native pet, a "roundhead" he names Willis, which can parrot speech and record visual information. As Jim and his sister P.J. are about to be sent to a boarding school, their mother Jane, the colony's chief medical officer, discovers that a substance in the deeper mines is killing the miners. She uses her authority... see more
The Snoop Sisters
[1972]
 
My rating
TV Series | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 1h 30min
Created by:
A spinster and her widowed sister, who are also mystery writers, try to solve mysterious murders.
The Memory of Eva Ryker
[1980]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Drama | 2h 24min
Directed by:
A young woman has spent her life tormented by the death of her mother, who was on a ship torpedoed during World War II. When her father hires an investigator to look into the circumstances of the mother's death 30 years previously, it triggers a new rash of emotional turmoil for the young woman.
Mae West
[1982]
 
My rating