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Harper | Movie Details for Director Jack Smight | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Harper  121 min,  [Action, Crime, Drama]  [Jack Smight]  [09 Apr 1966]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Arthur Hill, Julie Harris, Lauren Bacall, Paul Newman
Plot:  Lew Harper, a cool private investigator, is hired by a wealthy California matron to locate her kidnapped husband.
Writer:  William Goldman (screenplay), Ross Macdonald (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
No Way to Treat a Lady | Movie Details for Director Jack Smight | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  No Way to Treat a Lady  108 min,  UNRATED,  [Comedy, Crime, Drama]  [Jack Smight]  [20 Mar 1968]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 89%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Eileen Heckart, George Segal, Lee Remick, Rod Steiger
Plot:  A crafty serial killer plays a game of cat-and-mouse with a harried police detective trying to track him down.
Writer:  John Gay (screenplay), William Goldman (based on the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
I'd Rather Be Rich | Movie Details for Director Jack Smight | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  I'd Rather Be Rich  96 min,  [Comedy]  [Jack Smight]  [25 Dec 1964]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Andy Williams, Maurice Chevalier, Robert Goulet, Sandra Dee
Plot:  An updated remake of It Started With Eve (1941). A young heiress is summoned to the bedside of her dying grandfather. The man's last wish is to meet her fiance, but problems arise when the ...
Writer:  Oscar Brodney, Norman Krasna, Leo Townsend
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Secret War of Harry Frigg | Movie Details for Director Jack Smight | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  The Secret War of Harry Frigg  110 min,  UNRATED,  [Comedy, War]  [Jack Smight]  [29 Feb 1968]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Andrew Duggan, Paul Newman, Sylva Koscina, Tom Bosley
Plot:  When 5 allied generals are captured in Italy in WW II, it is a propaganda nightmare for the Allies. The generals are all 1 star and refuse to take orders from each other in order to plan an...
Writer:  Peter Stone, Frank Tarloff (screenplay), Frank Tarloff (story)
Language:  English, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Traveling Executioner | Movie Details for Director Jack Smight | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  The Traveling Executioner  95 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama, Western]  [Jack Smight]  [23 Jun 1972]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bud Cort, Graham Jarvis, Marianna Hill, Stacy Keach
Plot:  Stacy Keach is electrifying as Jonas Candide, an ex-Carny who in 1918 travels around the bayou with a portable electric chair. At $100 a head, he renders his services with loving care. But then he falls for a female "client".
Writer:  Garrie Bateson
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Midway | Movie Details for Director Jack Smight | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Midway  132 min,  PG,  [Action, Drama, History]  [Jack Smight]  [18 Jun 1976]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 54%, External Reviews
Actors:  Charlton Heston, Glenn Ford, Henry Fonda, James Coburn
Plot:  A dramatization of the battle that was widely heralded as a turning point of the Pacific Theatre of World War II.
Writer:  Donald S. Sanford
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Fast Break | Movie Details for Director Jack Smight | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  Fast Break  107 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Sport]  [Jack Smight]  [01 Oct 1983]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Bernard King, Gabe Kaplan, Harold Sylvester, Michael Warren
Plot:  David Greene is a New York basketball enthusiast, who wants to coach. He is then offered the coaching job at a small Nevada college. He brings along some players, who are a bit odd but good...
Writer:  Sandor Stern (screenplay), Marc Kaplan (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Kaleidoscope | Movie Details for Director Jack Smight | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  Kaleidoscope  103 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Crime]  [Jack Smight]  [22 Sep 1966]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Clive Revill, Eric Porter, Susannah York, Warren Beatty
Plot:  Romantic comedy which has Barney Lincoln and Angel McGinnis as a pair of amorous adventurers in the gambling places of London and the Riviera. Barney Lincoln is a rambling gambling man who ...
Writer:  Robert Carrington, Jane-Howard Hammerstein
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Third Day | Movie Details for Director Jack Smight | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  The Third Day  119 min,  [Drama, Mystery]  [Jack Smight]  [13 Sep 1965]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Arthur O'Connell, Elizabeth Ashley, George Peppard, Roddy McDowall
Plot:  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 ...
Writer:  Joseph Hayes (based on the novel by), Burton Wohl (screenplay), Robert Presnell Jr. (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Rabbit, Run | Movie Details for Director Jack Smight | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 54%  Rabbit, Run  94 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Jack Smight]  [01 Oct 1970]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anjanette Comer, Carrie Snodgress, Jack Albertson, James Caan
Plot:  A crude man is stuck in a loveless marriage. One day he decides to run away from his life and family. First he finds a mistress, but just because a man runs away from one disappointment, doesn't mean he won't run into another one.
Writer:  John Updike (novel), Howard B. Kreitsek (written for the screen by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Loving Couples | Movie Details for Director Jack Smight | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 52%  Loving Couples  97 min,  PG,  [Comedy]  [Jack Smight]  [24 Oct 1980]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  James Coburn, Shirley MacLaine, Stephen Collins, Susan Sarandon
Plot:  Wife is cheating her husband and the husband is cheating her back with her lover's girlfriend. The two cheating couples decide to go to a resort but they unintentionally pick the same one. Hilarity ensues.
Writer:  Martin Donovan (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Damnation Alley | Movie Details for Director Jack Smight | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 51%  Damnation Alley  91 min,  PG,  [Sci-Fi]  [Jack Smight]  [21 Oct 1977]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 50%, External Reviews
Actors:  Dominique Sanda, George Peppard, Jan-Michael Vincent, Paul Winfield
Plot:  In a post-apocalyptic world, a group of survivors travel and find other settlements in huge custom designed all terrain vehicles.
Writer:  Roger Zelazny (from the novel "Damnation Alley"), Alan Sharp (screenplay), Lukas Heller (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Illustrated Man | Movie Details for Director Jack Smight | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 51%  The Illustrated Man  103 min,  PG,  [Drama, Fantasy, Horror]  [Jack Smight]  [26 Mar 1969]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 42%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Claire Bloom, Don Dubbins, Robert Drivas, Rod Steiger
Plot:  In 1930s, a psychotic drifter who's after the mystery woman who covered his whole body in illustrations that foresee distant future shows three of them (The Veldt, The Long Rain and The Last Night of the World) to a mesmerized traveler.
Writer:  Ray Bradbury (book), Howard B. Kreitsek (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Number One with a Bullet | Movie Details for Director Jack Smight | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 48%  Number One with a Bullet  103 min,  R,  [Action, Thriller, Crime]  [Jack Smight]  [27 Feb 1987]
Ratings:  IMDB 4.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Billy Dee Williams, Peter Graves, Robert Carradine, Valerie Bertinelli
Plot:  A pair of detectives is assigned to investigate a murder, and discover a trail of corruption and criminal activity that leads right back to their own police department.
Writer:  Gail Morgan Hickman (story), Gail Morgan Hickman (screenplay), Andrew Kurtzman (screenplay), Rob Riley (screenplay), James Belushi (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Double Indemnity | Movie Details for Director Jack Smight | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 47%  Double Indemnity  75 min,  [Crime, Drama, Romance]  [Jack Smight]  [13 Oct 1973]
Ratings:  IMDB 4.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Lee J. Cobb, Richard Crenna, Robert Webber, Samantha Eggar
Plot:  A scheming wife lures an insurance investigator into helping murder her husband and then declare it an accident. The investigator's boss, not knowing his man is involved in it, suspects murder and sets out to prove it.
Writer:  Steven Bochco (teleplay), Billy Wilder, Raymond Chandler, James M. Cain (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Airport 1975 | Movie Details for Director Jack Smight | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 42%  Airport 1975  107 min,  PG,  [Action, Drama, Thriller]  [Jack Smight]  [18 Oct 1974]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 29%, External Reviews
Actors:  Charlton Heston, Efrem Zimbalist Jr., George Kennedy, Karen Black
Plot:  A 747 in flight collides with a small plane, and is rendered pilotless. Somehow the control tower must get a pilot aboard so the jet can land.
Writer:  Arthur Hailey (novel), Don Ingalls
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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