MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 44,367 this week

Thwarted (1991)

3.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 3.8/10 from 18 users  
Reviews: 1 user

A mysterious vigilante resembles The Shadow in more ways than one.

Director:

Writers:

(characters), (characters), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 762 titles
created 16 Apr 2012
 
list image
a list of 18 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Thwarted" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Thwarted (1991)

Thwarted (1991) on IMDb 3.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Thwarted.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Rich playgirl Kit Jordan (nee Katherine Lawson Chandler) is in Acapulco vacationing with her current husband, Pete Jordan, formerly an American beach boy working the Acapulco shores for ... See full summary »

Director: Alexander Singer
Stars: Lana Turner, Cliff Robertson, Hugh O'Brian
The Shadow (1940)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The Shadow battles a villain known as The Black Tiger, who has the power to make himself invisible and is trying to take over the world with his death ray.

Director: James W. Horne
Stars: Victor Jory, Veda Ann Borg, Roger Moore
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Lamont Cranston, aka The Shadow, investigates the murder of a New Orleans bandleader.

Directors: James Wong Howe, Ben Parker, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Richard Derr, Mark Daniels, Helen Westcott
Certificate: Passed Adventure | Crime | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Lamont Cranston (Rod La Rocque), amateur criminologist and detective, with a daily radio program, sponsored by the Daily Classic newspaper, has developed a friendly feud that sometimes ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Lamont
Stars: Rod La Rocque, Astrid Allwyn, Thomas E. Jackson
Certificate: Passed Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

A jade statue, the "missing lady", is stolen and its owner killed. Lamont Cranston, alias the Shadow, sets out to catch the killer but is blamed for the murders himself as each time he ... See full summary »

Director: Phil Karlson
Stars: Kane Richmond, Barbara Read, George Chandler
Persecution (1975)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

Young David Masters drowns his mothers cat Sheba in its milk, claiming she loves it more than he, one of many such Shebas he has killed... See full synopsis »

Director: Don Chaffey
Stars: Lana Turner, Trevor Howard, Ralph Bates
Drama | Romance | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

An American war correspondent falls in love with a BBC reporter, but their relationship seems doomed from the start.

Director: Lewis Allen
Stars: Lana Turner, Barry Sullivan, Glynis Johns
Madame X (1966)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A woman married to a wealthy socialite, is compromised by the accidental death of a man who had been romantically pursuing her, and is forced by her mother-in-law to assume a new identity ... See full summary »

Director: David Lowell Rich
Stars: Lana Turner, John Forsythe, Ricardo Montalban
Peyton Place (1957)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A peaceful New England town hides secrets and scandals.

Director: Mark Robson
Stars: Lana Turner, Lee Philips, Lloyd Nolan
Improvisation (2007)
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Elliot, a young photographer who aspires for wealth and fame in the fine art world, discovers a mysterious file that foretells a life of professional failure and uncovers a conspiracy to ... See full summary »

Director: Zach Litwack
Stars: Aaron Bauer, Colleen Bauer, Susan Berch
The Shadow (TV Short 1954)
Short | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Lamont Cranston, a psychiatrist on retainer to the police department, is asked to assist in the Case of the Cotton Kimono murder investigation. Lamont and his girlfriend Margot Lane are not... See full summary »

Director: Charles F. Haas
Stars: Tom Helmore, Paula Raymond, Frank M. Thomas
Mystery | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Two hunters discover a dead young woman in a cabin in the woods.One of them being the sheriff, he proceeds to press the wealthy owner for an explanation. At first it looks like his son has ... See full summary »

Director: Kurt Neumann
Stars: James Durkin, Wilfred Lucas, Leyland Hodgson
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
William Hauckes ...
The Shadow / Lamont Cranston
Victor Helou ...
The Unknow
...
Edit

Storyline

A mysterious vigilante resembles The Shadow in more ways than one.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Short | Mystery

Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

9 June 1991 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Lana Turner's last film. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Goodbye Lana
1 December 2002 | by (Texas) – See all my reviews

this is her last credited performance....and a "Shadow" film..interesting way to go out. This isn't near the par of her films of the past.....like "Peyton Place" and "Imitation of Life"...but there have been MANY WORSE farewell films.


15 of 34 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
thwarted essuh5411
Want to see the movie! jeffkb4
Discuss Thwarted (1991) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?