Films de James Whitmore

The Shawshank Redemption
  • The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
  • Drama, Crime
  • Framed in the 1940s for the double murder of his wife and her lover, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne begins a new life at the Shawshank prison, where he puts his accounting skills to work for an amoral warden. During his long stretch in prison, Dufresne comes to be admired by the other inmates -- including an older prisoner named Red -- for his integrity and unquenchable sense of hope.
  • Bande annonce  
The Shawshank Redemption 1994
Planet of the Apes
  • Planet of the Apes (1968)
  • Science Fiction, Adventure, Drama, Action
  • An U.S. Spaceship lands on a desolate planet, stranding astronaut Taylor in a world dominated by apes, 2000 years into the future, who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his life in the hands of a benevolent chimpanzee scientist.
  • Bande annonce  
Planet of the Apes 1968
The Asphalt Jungle
  • The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
  • Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
  • Recently paroled from prison, legendary burglar "Doc" Riedenschneider, with funding from Alonzo Emmerich, a crooked lawyer, gathers a small group of veteran criminals together in the Midwest for a big jewel heist.
  • Bande annonce  
The Asphalt Jungle 1950
The Relic
  • The Relic (1997)
  • Horror, Mystery, Thriller
  • A researcher at Chicago's Natural History Museum returns from South America with some crates containing his findings. When the crates arrive at the museum without the owner there appears to be very little inside. However, police discover gruesome murders on the cargo ship that brought the crates to the US and then another murder in the museum itself.
  • Bande annonce  
The Relic 1997
Them!
  • Them! (1954)
  • Science Fiction, Mystery, Horror
  • Nuclear tests in the desert result in the growth of gigantic mutant ants who menace cities in the American south-west as a team of investigators and the army search for a way to control their spread in this Cold War-era monster film.
  • Bande annonce  
Them! 1954
The Majestic
  • The Majestic (2001)
  • Drama, Romance
  • Set in 1951, a blacklisted Hollywood writer gets into a car accident, loses his memory and settles down in a small town where he is mistaken for a long-lost son.
  • Bande annonce  
The Majestic 2001
Across the Wide Missouri
  • Across the Wide Missouri (1951)
  • Adventure, Western
  • In the 1830's beaver trapper Flint Mitchell and other white men hunt and trap in the then unnamed territories of Montana and Idaho. Flint marries a Blackfoot woman as a way to gain entrance into her people's rich lands, but finds she means more to him than a ticket to good beaver habitat.
  • Bande annonce  
Across the Wide Missouri 1951
Tora! Tora! Tora!
  • Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)
  • History, Action, Drama, Adventure, War
  • In the summer of 1941, the United States and Japan seem on the brink of war after constant embargos and failed diplomacy come to no end. "Tora! Tora! Tora!", named after the code words use by the lead Japanese pilot to indicate they had surprised the Americans, covers the days leading up to the attack on Pearl Harbor, which plunged America into the Second World War.
  • Bande annonce  
Tora! Tora! Tora! 1970
Kiss Me Kate
  • Kiss Me Kate (1953)
  • Music
  • Fred and Lilly are a divorced pair of actors who are brought together by Cole Porter who has written a musical version of The Taming of the Shrew. Of course, the couple seem to act a great deal like the characters they play. A fight on the opening night threatens the production, as well as two thugs who have the mistaken idea that Fred owes their boss money and insist on staying next to him all night.
  • Bande annonce  
Kiss Me Kate 1953
Oklahoma!
  • Oklahoma! (1955)
  • Western, Music, Romance
  • This joyous celebration of frontier life combines tender romance and violent passion in the Oklahoma Territory of the 1900's, with a timeless score filled with unforgettable songs. Rodgers and Hammerstein's hit Broadway musical.
  • Bande annonce  
Oklahoma! 1955
Guns of the Magnificent Seven
  • Guns of the Magnificent Seven (1969)
  • Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
  • In this third remake of legendary Japanese director Akira Kurosawa's hugely influential The Seven Samurai, the seven gunslingers (George Kennedy, Michael Ansara, Joe Don Baker, Bernie Casey, Monte Markham, Fernando Rey and Reni Santoni) liberate Mexican political prisoners, train them as fighters and assist them in a desperate attack on a Mexican fortress in an attempt to free a revolutionary leader.
  • Bande annonce  
Guns of the Magnificent Seven 1969
The Eddy Duchin Story
  • The Eddy Duchin Story (1956)
  • Drama, Music, Romance
  • The life story of the famous pianist and band-leader of the 1930s and 1940s.
  • Bande annonce  
The Eddy Duchin Story 1956
Chato's Land
  • Chato's Land (1972)
  • Action, Adventure, Western
  • A posse pursues Pardon Chato (Charles Bronson) a mestizo indian after he killed a US marshal in self-defense. As they get deeper into Indian territory, just who is hunting who.
  • Bande annonce  
Chato's Land 1972
Where the Red Fern Grows
  • Where the Red Fern Grows (1974)
  • Drama, Family
  • Where the Red Fern Grows is the heartwarming and adventurous tale for all ages about a young boy and his quest for his own red-bone hound hunting dogs.
  • Bande annonce  
Where the Red Fern Grows 1974
Shadow in the Sky
  • Shadow in the Sky (1952)
  • Drama
  • Burt served in the Marines during the war, but now he is confined to an asylum. His experiences in the South Pacific left him mentally ill and deathly afraid of storm clouds and rain. Stella, his girl friend, hopes Burt's sister Betty, and his brother-in-law Lou, will take him in so as to help him recuperate. However because of their young children, Betty and Lou are afraid of inviting him to live with them. Can Burt be helped? How can he find a life outside the mental hospital?
  • Bande annonce  
Shadow in the Sky 1952
The Adventures of Mark Twain
  • The Adventures of Mark Twain (1985)
  • Animation, Adventure, Family
  • Based on elements from the stories of Mark Twain, this feature-length Claymation fantasy follows the adventures of Tom Sawyer, Becky Thatcher and Huck Finn as they stowaway aboard the interplanetary balloon of Mark Twain. Twain, disgusted with the human race, is intent upon finding Halley's Comet and crashing into it, achieving his "destiny." It's up to Tom, Becky, and Huck to convince him that his judgment is wrong and that he still has much to offer humanity that might make a difference. Their efforts aren't just charitable; if they fail, they will share Twain's fate. Along the way, they use a magical time portal to get a detailed overview of the Twain philosophy, observing the "historical" events that inspired his works.
  • Bande annonce  
The Adventures of Mark Twain 1985
The Last Frontier
  • The Last Frontier (1955)
  • Action, Western
  • Three trappers become scouts for a cavalry captain (Guy Madison) who loses his fort to a hated colonel (Robert Preston).
  • Bande annonce  
The Last Frontier 1955
The Serpent's Egg
  • The Serpent's Egg (1977)
  • Thriller, Drama, Mystery
  • The Serpent's Egg follows a week in the life of Abel Rosenberg, an out-of-work American circus acrobat living in poverty-stricken Berlin following Germany's defeat in World War I.
  • Bande annonce  
The Serpent's Egg 1977
Battleground
  • Battleground (1949)
  • Action, Adventure, Drama, War
  • The film concentrates on the camaraderie and the divisions between the troops as they ready for the big offensive. Told in a taut narrative, the men of the 101st, led by Van Johnson, wait out the winter in the Ardennes forest to confront the German army in what would be the last major offensive of World War II. The men are demoralized and trapped, with no hope of support from the Allies.
  • Bande annonce  
Battleground 1949
Nuts
  • Nuts (1987)
  • Drama
  • A high-class call girl kills a customer in self-defense. To avoid scandal, her parents try to have her declared mentally incompetent. Not helping matters is that she is very distrustful of everybody, including her court-appointed attorney, and is very disruptive during her court hearings.
  • Bande annonce  
Nuts 1987
The Command
  • The Command (1954)
  • Western
  • Once the commanding officer of a cavalry patrol is killed, the ranking officer who must take command is an army doctor.
  • Bande annonce  
The Command 1954
Il venditore di palloncini
  • Il venditore di palloncini (1974)
  • Drama
  • A young boy tries to make living out of a puppet show when his mother abandons him and his father.
  • Bande annonce  
Il venditore di palloncini 1974
Waterhole #3
  • Waterhole #3 (1967)
  • Western, Comedy
  • James Coburn is a con man and grifter who comes across a map that leads to a fortune in stolen US Army gold. Carroll O'Connor is the crooked sheriff who stays on Coburn's tail.
  • Bande annonce  
Waterhole #3 1967
I Will Fight No More Forever
  • I Will Fight No More Forever (1975)
  • Action, Drama, Western, War
  • Pursued by 2,000 US soldiers and cavalry, Chief Joseph leads his tribe of 800 Nez Perce on a 1,700 mile journey across the West and towards Canada. Based on the true story of the westward expansion of the United States and the military force used to displace Native Americans from their lands.
  • Bande annonce  
I Will Fight No More Forever 1975
Madigan
  • Madigan (1968)
  • Crime, Drama, Thriller
  • Policemen Bonaro and Madigan lose their guns to fugitive Barney Benesch. As compensation, the two NYC detectives are given a weekend to bring Benesch to justice. While Bonaro and Madigan follow up on various leads, Police Commissioner Russell goes about his duties, including attending functions, meeting with aggrieved relatives, and counseling the spouses of fallen officers.
  • Bande annonce  
Madigan 1968
Battle Cry
  • Battle Cry (1955)
  • Drama, Romance, War
  • The dramatic story of US marines in training, in combat and in love during World War II. The story centres on a major who guides the raw recruits from their training to combat. Based on the novel by Leon Uris.
  • Bande annonce  
Battle Cry 1955
Who Was That Lady?
  • Who Was That Lady? (1960)
  • Comedy
  • In order to get back into the good graces with his wife with whom he has had a misunderstanding, a young chemistry professor concocts a wild story that he is an undercover FBI agent. To help him with his story he enlists the aid of a friend who is a TV writer. The wife swallows the story and the film's climax takes place in the sub-basements of the Empire State Building. The professor and his friend, believing themselves prisoners on an enemy submarine, patriotically try to scuttle the vessel and succeed only in rocking the building.
  • Bande annonce  
Who Was That Lady? 1960
A Ring of Endless Light
  • A Ring of Endless Light (2002)
  • Romance, Drama, Family
  • When 15-year-old Vicky Austin, her sister Suzy and little brother Rob visit their grandfather on Seven Bay Island, Vicky faces several unexpected challenges. Her beloved grandfather, retired Reverend Eaton, seems to be seriously ill, but tries to pretend that nothing is wrong. Vicky met the rich but emotionally troubled Zachary Gray the previous summer, and he reappears to renew the acquaintance. Another boy, 17-year-old Adam Eddington, recruits Vicky to help him with a research project, working with a dolphin called Basil. Vicky discovers she can communicate telepathically with the dolphin and his mate - and possibly with Adam as well
  • Bande annonce  
A Ring of Endless Light 2002
The Undercover Man
  • The Undercover Man (1949)
  • Crime, Drama
  • Frank Warren is a treasury agent assigned to put an end to the activities of a powerful mob crime boss. The "undercover" agent poses as a criminal to seek out information but is frustrated when all he finds are terrified witnesses and corrupt police officers. Although most informants end up dead, Agent Warren gets critical information about the mob from an unlikely source.
  • Bande annonce  
The Undercover Man 1949
Please Believe Me
  • Please Believe Me (1950)
  • Comedy, Romance
  • A woman in London unexpectedly inherits a Texas ranching fortune, and takes a transatlantic voyage to collect her fortune, not suspecting two men aboard both plan on winning her hand before she reaches America. One is a gambler interested in her money, and the other, a rich man looking for a wife. The rich man's friend, meanwhile, believes the heiress is actually a gold-digger.
  • Bande annonce  
Please Believe Me 1950