Most Popular Titles With Charles Ferguson

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Job Types
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year








































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »






Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. The Quiet Man (1952)

Approved | 129 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A retired American boxer returns to the village where he was born in Ireland, where he finds love.

Writers: Frank S. Nugent, Maurice Walsh | Director: John Ford | Stars: John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Barry Fitzgerald, Ward Bond

2. Calamity Jane (1953)

Approved | 101 min | Comedy, Musical, Western

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The story of Calamity Jane, her saloon, and her romance with Wild Bill Hickok.

Writer: James O'Hanlon | Director: David Butler | Stars: Doris Day, Howard Keel, Allyn Ann McLerie, Philip Carey

3. The Lady from Shanghai (1947)

Not Rated | 87 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Fascinated by gorgeous Mrs. Bannister, seaman Michael O'Hara joins a bizarre yachting cruise, and ends up mired in a complex murder plot.

Writers: Sherwood King, Orson Welles | Director: Orson Welles | Stars: Rita Hayworth, Orson Welles, Everett Sloane, Glenn Anders

4. Julius Caesar (1953)

Not Rated | 120 min | Drama, History

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The assassination of the would be ruler of Rome at the hands of Brutus and company has tragic consequences for the idealist and the republic.

Writer: William Shakespeare | Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz | Stars: Louis Calhern, Marlon Brando, James Mason, John Gielgud

5. White Heat (1949)

Not Rated | 114 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

A psychopathic criminal with a mother complex makes a daring break from prison and leads his old gang in a chemical plant payroll heist. Shortly after the plan takes place, events take a crazy turn

Writers: Ivan Goff, Ben Roberts, Virginia Kellogg | Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: James Cagney, Virginia Mayo, Edmond O'Brien, Margaret Wycherly

6. They Were Expendable (1945)

Passed | 135 min | Drama, War

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A dramatized account of the role of the American PT Boats in the defense of the Philippines in World War II.

Writers: William L. White, Frank Wead | Directors: John Ford, Robert Montgomery | Stars: Robert Montgomery, John Wayne, Donna Reed, Jack Holt

7. Father of the Bride (1950)

Not Rated | 92 min | Comedy, Romance

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A father of a young woman deals with the emotional pain of her getting married, and the financial and organizational pain of arranging her wedding.

Writers: Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, Edward Streeter | Director: Vincente Minnelli | Stars: Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett, Elizabeth Taylor, Don Taylor

8. All the King's Men (1949)

Approved | 110 min | Drama

7.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The rise and fall of a corrupt politician, who makes his friends richer and retains power by dint of a populist appeal.

Writers: Robert Penn Warren, Robert Rossen | Director: Robert Rossen | Stars: Broderick Crawford, John Ireland, Joanne Dru, John Derek

9. Cover Girl (1944)

Approved | 107 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Rusty Parker wins a contest and becomes a celebrated cover girl; this endangers her romance with dancing mentor Danny.

Writers: Virginia Van Upp, Marion Parsonnet, Paul Gangelin, Erwin S. Gelsey | Director: Charles Vidor | Stars: Rita Hayworth, Gene Kelly, Lee Bowman, Phil Silvers

10. A Yank in the R.A.F. (1941)

Approved | 98 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Tyrone Power is a pilots' pilot, but he doesn't believe in anything beyond his own abilities. He gets into trouble by flying a new fighter directly to Canada instead of to New York and ... See full summary »

Writers: Darrell Ware, Karl Tunberg, Darryl F. Zanuck | Director: Henry King | Stars: Tyrone Power, Betty Grable, John Sutton, Reginald Gardiner

11. Ladies of the Chorus (1948)

Approved | 61 min | Musical

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Former burlesque star May and her daughter Peggy dance in the chorus. When May has a fight with featured dancer Bubbles, Bubbles leaves the show and Peggy takes her place. When Peggy falls ... See full summary »

Writers: Harry Sauber, Joseph Carole | Director: Phil Karlson | Stars: Adele Jergens, Marilyn Monroe, Rand Brooks, Nana Bryant

12. Below the Deadline (1946)

Approved | 65 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

5.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A veteran, Joe Hilton (Warren Douglas), returns from the war to find that his brother Jeffrey Hilton (George Meeker), a gangster, has been killed. His quest for revenge leads him to take ... See full summary »

Writers: Forrest Judd, Harvey Gates, Ivan Tors | Director: William Beaudine | Stars: Warren Douglas, Ramsay Ames, Jan Wiley, Paul Maxey

13. Impact (1949)

Unrated | 111 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A unfaithful wife plots with her lover to kill her husband, but the lover is accidentally killed instead. The husband stays in hiding, and lets his wife be charged with conspiracy.

Writers: Dorothy Davenport, Jay Dratler | Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Brian Donlevy, Ella Raines, Charles Coburn, Helen Walker

14. Week-End at the Waldorf (1945)

Passed | 130 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Anything can happen during a weekend at New York's Waldorf-Astoria: a glamorous movie star meets a world-weary war correspondent and mistakes him for a jewel thief; a soldier learns that ... See full summary »

Writers: Sam Spewack, Bella Spewack, Guy Bolton, Vicki Baum | Director: Robert Z. Leonard | Stars: Ginger Rogers, Lana Turner, Walter Pidgeon, Van Johnson

15. The Perils of Pauline (1947)

Approved | 96 min | Biography, Comedy

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The real life story of actress Pearl White during her rise to fame in silent serials.

Writers: P.J. Wolfson, Frank Butler | Director: George Marshall | Stars: Betty Hutton, John Lund, Billy De Wolfe, William Demarest

16. Room for One More (1952)

98 min | Comedy

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A fairly well-to-do family takes in 2 troubled orphans since no one else will take them.

Writers: Jack Rose, Melville Shavelson, Anna Perrot Rose | Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Cary Grant, Betsy Drake, Lurene Tuttle, Randy Stuart

17. The Clock (1945)

Passed | 90 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Soldier Joe Allen is on a two-day leave in New York, and there he meets Alice. She agrees to show him the sights and they spend the day together. In this short time they find themselves ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Nathan, Joseph Schrank, Paul Gallico, Pauline Gallico | Directors: Vincente Minnelli, Fred Zinnemann | Stars: Judy Garland, Robert Walker, James Gleason, Keenan Wynn

18. My Foolish Heart (1949)

98 min | Drama

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

After a long absence, Mary Jane visits her schoolfriend Eloise, and Eloise's daughter Ramona. Eloise drinks too much and is unhappily married to Lew Wengler. Eloise falls asleep and ... See full summary »

Writers: Julius J. Epstein, Philip G. Epstein, J.D. Salinger | Director: Mark Robson | Stars: Dana Andrews, Susan Hayward, Kent Smith, Lois Wheeler

19. Deadline - U.S.A. (1952)

87 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

With his newspaper about to be sold, crusading editor Ed Hutcheson tries to complete an exposé on gangster Rienzi.

Writer: Richard Brooks | Director: Richard Brooks | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Ethel Barrymore, Kim Hunter, Ed Begley

20. Riot in Cell Block 11 (1954)

Not Rated | 80 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Producer Walter Wanger, who had just been released from a prison term after shooting a man he believed was having an affair with his wife, wanted to make a film about the appalling ... See full summary »

Writer: Richard Collins | Director: Don Siegel | Stars: Neville Brand, Emile Meyer, Frank Faylen, Leo Gordon

21. Neptune's Daughter (1949)

95 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A swimsuit fashion designer is determined to protect her scatterbrained sister from a South American heart-breaker, but a case of mistaken identity complicates matters.

Writers: Dorothy Kingsley, Ray Singer, Dick Chevillat | Director: Edward Buzzell | Stars: Esther Williams, Red Skelton, Ricardo Montalban, Betty Garrett

22. Has Anybody Seen My Gal (1952)

88 min | Comedy

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Wealthy Samuel Fulton is getting older and has no family of his own. He decides to leave his estate to the family of his first love, who turned down his marriage proposal years ago because ... See full summary »

Writers: Joseph Hoffman, Eleanor H. Porter | Director: Douglas Sirk | Stars: Piper Laurie, Rock Hudson, Charles Coburn, Gigi Perreau

23. Screen Directors Playhouse (1955–1956)

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Arthur Q. Bryan, Bill Erwin, Macdonald Carey, George Sanders

24. Crime Wave (1954)

Approved | 73 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Drama

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Reformed parolee Steve Lacey is caught in the middle when a wounded former cellmate seeks him out for shelter.

Writers: Crane Wilbur, Bernard Gordon, Richard Wormser, John Hawkins, Ward Hawkins | Director: André De Toth | Stars: Gene Nelson, Sterling Hayden, Phyllis Kirk, Ted de Corsia

25. The Horn Blows at Midnight (1945)

Approved | 78 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Music

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Falling asleep during the Paradise Coffee ("The Coffee that Makes You Sleep") Program, the band's third trumpeter dreams he's Athanael, an angel deputized to blow the Last Trumpet at ... See full summary »

Writers: Sam Hellman, James V. Kern, Aubrey Wisberg | Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: Jack Benny, Alexis Smith, Dolores Moran, Allyn Joslyn

26. Phffft (1954)

Approved | 88 min | Comedy, Romance

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

After eight years of marriage, Robert and Nina divorce. He takes up with his womanising Navy buddy Charlie Nelson while she looks to her interfering mother for guidance. Both start dating ... See full summary »

Writer: George Axelrod | Director: Mark Robson | Stars: Judy Holliday, Jack Lemmon, Jack Carson, Kim Novak

27. My Dream Is Yours (1949)

101 min | Comedy, Musical

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Conceited singer Garry Mitchell refuses to renew his radio contract, so agent Doug Blake decides to find a new personality to replace Garry. In New York, he finds Martha Gibson, a single ... See full summary »

Writers: Harry Kurnitz, Dane Lussier, Allen Rivkin, Laura Kerr | Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Jack Carson, Doris Day, Lee Bowman, Adolphe Menjou

28. The Reckless Moment (1949)

Approved | 82 min | Drama, Film-Noir

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

After discovering the dead body of her teenage daughter's lover, a housewife takes desperate measures to protect her family from scandal.

Writers: Mel Dinelli, Henry Garson, Elisabeth Sanxay Holding, Robert E. Kent, Robert Soderberg | Director: Max Ophüls | Stars: James Mason, Joan Bennett, Geraldine Brooks, Henry O'Neill

29. The Lemon Drop Kid (1951)

91 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

When the Lemon Drop Kid accidentally steers Moose Moran's girl away from a winning bet, he is forced to come up with $10,000 to repay the angry gangster. Fortunately it's Christmas, a time ... See full summary »

Writers: Edmund Beloin, Irving Elinson, Edmund L. Hartmann, Robert O'Brien, Damon Runyon, Frank Tashlin | Directors: Sidney Lanfield, Frank Tashlin | Stars: Bob Hope, Marilyn Maxwell, Lloyd Nolan, Jane Darwell

30. The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady (1950)

Approved | 104 min | Comedy, Musical

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Patricia O'Grady is the daughter of Irish Vaudeville performer, Rosie O'Grady, and is being raised along with her sisters by her father who believes the Vaudeville life contributed to his ... See full summary »

Writers: Jack Rose, Melville Shavelson, Peter Milne | Director: David Butler | Stars: June Haver, Gordon MacRae, James Barton, S.Z. Sakall

31. My Blue Heaven (1950)

96 min | Drama, Musical

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Betty Grable and Dan Dailey are a married song and dance team who cannot have children. The movie follows the travails as they try and adopt and keep the kids they adopt while performing on their TV show.

Writers: Claude Binyon, S.K. Lauren, Lamar Trotti | Director: Henry Koster | Stars: Betty Grable, Dan Dailey, David Wayne, Jane Wyatt

32. Here Comes Kelly (1943)

Approved | 64 min | Comedy

5.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Because of his hot, often-flaring temper, Jimmy Kelly loses another job, much to the disappointment of his mother and the disgust of his fiancée, Margie. Margie is a secretary for lawyer L.... See full summary »

Writers: Charles R. Marion, Dore Schary | Director: William Beaudine | Stars: Eddie Quillan, Joan Woodbury, Max 'Slapsie Maxie' Rosenbloom, Armida

33. Lured (1947)

Approved | 102 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Mystery

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A serial killer in London is murdering young women whom he meets through the personal columns of newspapers; he announces each of his murders to the police by sending them a cryptic poem. ... See full summary »

Writers: Jacques Companéez, Simon Gantillon, Ernst Neubach, Leo Rosten | Director: Douglas Sirk | Stars: George Sanders, Lucille Ball, Charles Coburn, Boris Karloff

34. Lone Star (1952)

Approved | 94 min | Action, Adventure, History

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Ex-President Andrew Jackson sends Texan Devereux Burke back home on a mission to facilitate Sam Houston's drive for U.S. statehood.

Writers: Borden Chase, Howard Estabrook | Director: Vincent Sherman | Stars: Clark Gable, Ava Gardner, Broderick Crawford, Lionel Barrymore

35. I Was a Communist for the FBI (1951)

Not Rated | 83 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

In Pittsburgh, PA, an F.B.I. agent works to undermine the Communist party, but his brothers and his teenage boy thinks he's a real Red.

Writers: Crane Wilbur, Matt Cvetic, Pete Martin | Director: Gordon Douglas | Stars: Frank Lovejoy, Dorothy Hart, Philip Carey, James Millican

36. The Girl Who Had Everything (1953)

Approved | 69 min | Romance, Drama

5.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Attorney's daughter falls for one of his gangster clients.

Writers: Art Cohn, Adela Rogers St. Johns | Director: Richard Thorpe | Stars: William Powell, Elizabeth Taylor, Fernando Lamas, Gig Young

37. Good Sam (1948)

Approved | 114 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Sam Clayton has a good heart and likes to help out people in need. In fact, he likes to help them out so much that he often finds himself broke and unable to help his own family buy the things they need--like a house.

Writers: Leo McCarey, John D. Klorer, Ken Englund | Director: Leo McCarey | Stars: Gary Cooper, Ann Sheridan, Ray Collins, Edmund Lowe

38. Navy Blues (1941)

Approved | 108 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

On a layover in Hawaii two conniving Navy seamen borrow money to lay down bets that their ship will win the upcoming gunnery practice trophy, having found out that the current gunnery champ... See full summary »

Writers: Jerry Wald, Richard Macaulay, Arthur T. Horman, Sam Perrin | Director: Lloyd Bacon | Stars: Ann Sheridan, Jack Oakie, Martha Raye, Jack Haley

39. I Dood It (1943)

Approved | 102 min | Romance, Comedy, Musical

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Constance Shaw is a dance star on Broadway, Joseph Rivington Reynolds is a keen fan of her. After she is fed up with her friend, she meets Joseph and marries him, because she thinks he is ... See full summary »

Writers: Sig Herzig, Fred Saidy | Director: Vincente Minnelli | Stars: Red Skelton, Eleanor Powell, Richard Ainley, Patricia Dane

40. The Crooked Way (1949)

Passed | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

War hero recovers from amnesia & is confronted by his criminal past.

Writers: Robert Monroe, Richard H. Landau | Director: Robert Florey | Stars: John Payne, Sonny Tufts, Ellen Drew, Rhys Williams

41. Bedtime Story (1941)

Passed | 85 min | Comedy, Romance

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Playwright tries to stop his wife from retiring so he can star her in his next play.

Writers: Richard Flournoy, Horace Jackson, Grant Garett | Director: Alexander Hall | Stars: Fredric March, Loretta Young, Robert Benchley, Allyn Joslyn

42. Bad for Each Other (1953)

Approved | 83 min | Drama

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A doctor returning from the Korean War to his hometown in Pennsylvania must choose what next to do with his life

Writers: Irving Wallace, Horace McCoy | Director: Irving Rapper | Stars: Charlton Heston, Lizabeth Scott, Dianne Foster, Mildred Dunnock

43. Rogues of Sherwood Forest (1950)

79 min | Adventure, Drama

5.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

When King John imposes oppressive taxes and cruel treatment upon the local population in medieval England, the son of legendary bandit Robin Hood reforms his father's "Merry Men" to once more rise against the king.

Writers: George Bruce, Ralph Gilbert Bettison | Director: Gordon Douglas | Stars: John Derek, Diana Lynn, George Macready, Alan Hale

44. Together Again (1944)

93 min | Comedy, Romance

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A prim and proper widow who has succeeded him as mayor of a provincial Vermont town hires a worldly New York sculptor for her husband's statue.

Writers: Virginia Van Upp, F. Hugh Herbert, Stanley L. Russell, Herbert J. Biberman | Director: Charles Vidor | Stars: Irene Dunne, Charles Boyer, Charles Coburn, Mona Freeman

45. A Bullet for Joey (1955)

Approved | 85 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

In Montreal, a police inspector slowly discovers a plot to kidnap a nuclear physicist, American mobsters, foreign spies, and a blonde seductress, are all involved.

Writers: James Benson Nablo, Daniel Mainwaring, A.I. Bezzerides | Director: Lewis Allen | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, George Raft, Audrey Totter, George Dolenz

46. Red Light (1949)

Passed | 83 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Drama

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Nick Cherney, in prison for embezzling from Torno Freight Co., sees a chance to get back at Johnny Torno through his young priest brother Jess. He pays fellow prisoner Rocky, who gets out a... See full summary »

Writers: Don 'Red' Barry, George Callahan, Charles Grayson | Director: Roy Del Ruth | Stars: George Raft, Virginia Mayo, Gene Lockhart, Raymond Burr

47. Young Widow (1946)

Approved | 100 min | Drama

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Add a Plot

Writers: Clarissa Fairchild Cushman, Richard Macaulay, Ruth Nordli, Margaret Buell Wilder | Director: Edwin L. Marin | Stars: Jane Russell, Louis Hayward, Faith Domergue, Marie Wilson

48. Siege at Red River (1954)

Passed | 86 min | Action, War, Western

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Cavalry Captain Farraday attempts to prevent the delivery of Gatling Guns into the hands of hostile Indians.

Writers: Sydney Boehm, J. Robert Bren, Gladys Atwater | Director: Rudolph Maté | Stars: Van Johnson, Joanne Dru, Richard Boone, Milburn Stone

49. An Annapolis Story (1955)

81 min | Drama

5.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Two brothers, enrolled at the U.S. Naval Academy on the verge of the Korean War, fall in love with the same girl.

Writers: Daniel B. Ullman, Daniel Mainwaring | Director: Don Siegel | Stars: John Derek, Diana Lynn, Kevin McCarthy, Alvy Moore

50. O.S.S. (1946)

Unrated | 105 min | Drama, War

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

John Martin is part of an American spy team dropped into France during World War II to destroy the French railway system. After successfully blowing up a tunnel he runs back to save Ellen ... See full summary »

Writer: Richard Maibaum | Director: Irving Pichel | Stars: Alan Ladd, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Patric Knowles, John Hoyt