Highest Rated Drama Feature Film Titles With Richard Basehart

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1. La Strada (1954)

Not Rated | 108 min | Drama

8.1
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A care-free girl is sold to a traveling entertainer, consequently enduring physical and emotional pain along the way.

Director: Federico Fellini | Stars: Anthony Quinn, Giulietta Masina, Richard Basehart, Aldo Silvani

Votes: 52,028

2. Being There (1979)

PG | 130 min | Comedy, Drama

8.0
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84 Metascore

A simple, sheltered gardener becomes an unlikely trusted advisor to a powerful businessman and an insider in Washington politics.

Director: Hal Ashby | Stars: Peter Sellers, Shirley MacLaine, Melvyn Douglas, Jack Warden

Votes: 59,109 | Gross: $30.18M

3. Angels of Darkness (1954)

94 min | Drama

7.7
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Tamara, a Roman prostitute, tries to kill herself throwing herself out of the window of the licensed brothel she works in. While she is being taken to hospital the other girls learn that, ... See full summary »

Director: Giuseppe Amato | Stars: Linda Darnell, Valentina Cortese, Lea Padovani, Giulietta Masina

Votes: 110

4. Il Bidone (1955)

Not Rated | 92 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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A trio of con-men lead by a lonesome swindler must deal with their job and family pressures.

Director: Federico Fellini | Stars: Broderick Crawford, Richard Basehart, Giulietta Masina, Franco Fabrizi

Votes: 4,047

5. Jons und Erdme (1959)

112 min | Drama

7.5
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Adaptation of Hermann Sudermann's novel about the troubled relationship between the strong willed Erdme and her irascible husband Jons in the Lithunian moors.

Director: Victor Vicas | Stars: Giulietta Masina, Carl Raddatz, Karin Baal, Richard Basehart

Votes: 20

6. Moby Dick (1956)

Not Rated | 116 min | Adventure, Drama

7.4
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The sole survivor of a lost whaling ship relates the tale of his captain's self-destructive obsession to hunt the white whale, Moby Dick.

Director: John Huston | Stars: Gregory Peck, Richard Basehart, Leo Genn, James Robertson Justice

Votes: 15,264 | Gross: $10.40M

7. Decision Before Dawn (1951)

Not Rated | 119 min | Drama, War

7.3
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As the US Army approaches Nazi Germany, they recruit German prisoners to spy behind German lines.

Director: Anatole Litvak | Stars: Richard Basehart, Gary Merrill, Oskar Werner, Hildegard Knef

Votes: 2,039

8. Tension (1949)

Not Rated | 95 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.3
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A meek pharmacist creates an alternate identity under which he plans to murder the bullying liquor salesman who has become his wife's lover.

Director: John Berry | Stars: Richard Basehart, Audrey Totter, Cyd Charisse, Barry Sullivan

Votes: 2,120

9. Time Limit (1957)

Approved | 96 min | Drama, War

7.3
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During the Korean War former prisoner of war, Major Harry Cargill admits to having collaborated with the enemy but military investigator Colonel William Edwards wants the details.

Director: Karl Malden | Stars: Richard Widmark, Richard Basehart, Dolores Michaels, June Lockhart

Votes: 807

10. Titanic (1953)

Not Rated | 98 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.2
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An unhappily married couple struggle to deal with their problems while on board the ill-fated ship.

Director: Jean Negulesco | Stars: Clifton Webb, Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Wagner, Audrey Dalton

Votes: 5,610 | Gross: $4.91M

11. Side Street (1950)

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

7.2
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A struggling young father-to-be gives in to temptation and impulsively steals money from the office of a shady lawyer - with catastrophic consequences.

Director: Anthony Mann | Stars: Farley Granger, Cathy O'Donnell, James Craig, Paul Kelly

Votes: 2,180

12. Fourteen Hours (1951)

Approved | 92 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller

7.1
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An unhappy man threatens suicide by standing on the ledge of a high-rise building for 14 hours.

Director: Henry Hathaway | Stars: Paul Douglas, Richard Basehart, Barbara Bel Geddes, Debra Paget

Votes: 1,910

13. Avanzi di galera (1954)

94 min | Drama

7.1
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Three prisoners are discharged from jail: Stefano Luprandi, a surgeon accused of murdering a patient by doing an unauthorized surgery, Giuseppe Rasi, unjustly processed for robbery, and ... See full synopsis »

Director: Vittorio Cottafavi | Stars: Richard Basehart, Eddie Constantine, Walter Chiari, Antonella Lualdi

Votes: 13

14. Fixed Bayonets! (1951)

Not Rated | 92 min | Action, Drama, War

7.0
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The story of a platoon during the Korean War. One by one Corporal Denno's superiors are killed until it comes to the point where he must try to take command responsibility.

Director: Samuel Fuller | Stars: Richard Basehart, Gene Evans, Michael O'Shea, Richard Hylton

Votes: 1,480

15. The House on Telegraph Hill (1951)

Approved | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.0
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Concentration camp survivor Victoria Kowelska finds herself involved in mystery, greed, and murder when she assumes the identity of a dead friend in order to gain passage to America.

Director: Robert Wise | Stars: Richard Basehart, Valentina Cortese, William Lundigan, Fay Baker

Votes: 2,274

16. Outside the Wall (1950)

Passed | 80 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.0
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A paroled convict's infatuation with a gold-digger nurse working at a sanitarium leads him to crime.

Director: Crane Wilbur | Stars: Richard Basehart, Marilyn Maxwell, Signe Hasso, Dorothy Hart

Votes: 81

17. The Restless and the Damned (1959)

89 min | Drama

7.0
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Set in French Polynesia, George Rancourt (played by Richard Basehart) trades his old life for one in the Pacific.

Director: Yves Allégret | Stars: Edmond O'Brien, Richard Basehart, Andréa Parisy, Nicole Berger

Votes: 13

18. The Turning Point (1977)

PG | 119 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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68 Metascore

When her daughter joins a ballet company, a former dancer is forced to confront her long-ago decision to give up the stage to have a family.

Director: Herbert Ross | Stars: Anne Bancroft, Shirley MacLaine, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Tom Skerritt

Votes: 3,804 | Gross: $33.60M

19. Repeat Performance (1947)

Approved | 91 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.9
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On New Year's Eve 1946, Sheila Page kills her husband Barney. She wishes that she could relive 1946 and avoid the mistakes that she made throughout the year. Her wish comes true but cheating fate proves more difficult than she anticipated.

Director: Alfred L. Werker | Stars: Louis Hayward, Joan Leslie, Virginia Field, Tom Conway

Votes: 394

20. La vena d'oro (1955)

86 min | Drama

6.9
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A boy jealous of his widowed mother's new lover, does everything to separate them. Then, after realizing their profound feelings for each other, he tries to ensure that the two come together.

Director: Mauro Bolognini | Stars: Märta Torén, Richard Basehart, Titina De Filippo, Terence Hill

Votes: 69

21. The Brothers Karamazov (1958)

Approved | 145 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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Drama based on Russian writer Fyodor Dostoevsky's homonymous novel about the proud Karamazov family in 1870s Russia.

Director: Richard Brooks | Stars: Yul Brynner, Maria Schell, Claire Bloom, Lee J. Cobb

Votes: 2,222

22. The Good Die Young (1954)

Approved | 100 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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In London, three otherwise law-abiding good men and their unscrupulous leader are about to commit a serious crime but for different reasons.

Director: Lewis Gilbert | Stars: Laurence Harvey, Gloria Grahame, Richard Basehart, Joan Collins

Votes: 668

23. The Extra Day (1956)

Not Rated | 83 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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The final scene of a film has been lost and the extras have to be rounded up for it to be re-shot.

Director: William Fairchild | Stars: Richard Basehart, Simone Simon, George Baker, Josephine Griffin

Votes: 49

24. Portrait in Black (1960)

Approved | 112 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.7
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After a married woman and her lover murder her cruel husband, they find themselves targeted by someone who is aware of their crime.

Director: Michael Gordon | Stars: Lana Turner, Anthony Quinn, Richard Basehart, Sandra Dee

Votes: 1,050

25. 5 Branded Women (1960)

Not Rated | 115 min | Drama, War

6.7
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Five Yugoslav women who consorted with the German occupiers are publicly humiliated and banished by the Yugoslav partisans but they take up arms to fend for themselves.

Director: Martin Ritt | Stars: Van Heflin, Silvana Mangano, Jeanne Moreau, Vera Miles

Votes: 392

26. Cry Wolf (1947)

Approved | 83 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.6
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Recently widowed Sandra Demarest arrives at the isolated home of her late husband for his wake, but his uncle will not allow her to view the corpse.

Director: Peter Godfrey | Stars: Errol Flynn, Barbara Stanwyck, Geraldine Brooks, Richard Basehart

Votes: 1,016

27. Rage (1972)

PG | 100 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.5
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An accidental nerve gas leak by the military kills not only a rancher's livestock, but also his son. When he tries to hold the military accountable for their actions, he runs up against a wall of silence.

Director: George C. Scott | Stars: George C. Scott, Richard Basehart, Martin Sheen, Barnard Hughes

Votes: 732

28. Love Is a Funny Thing (1969)

GP | 110 min | Comedy, Drama

6.5
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Filming in the USA, Henri and Françoise meet and fall in love with each other.

Director: Claude Lelouch | Stars: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Annie Girardot, Maria Pia Conte, Marcel Bozzuffi

Votes: 301

29. Kings of the Sun (1963)

Approved | 108 min | Adventure, Drama, History

6.3
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On the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, the Native American tribe of chief Black Eagle clashes with the Mayan tribe of king Balam.

Director: J. Lee Thompson | Stars: Yul Brynner, George Chakiris, Shirley Anne Field, Richard Basehart

Votes: 1,433

30. Finger of Guilt (1956)

Approved | 95 min | Drama

6.3
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A married movie studio executive's life, starts to fall apart when he is intimately stalked by a beautiful woman he claims he does not know.

Directors: Joseph Losey, Alec C. Snowden | Stars: Richard Basehart, Mary Murphy, Constance Cummings, Roger Livesey

Votes: 284

31. La mano dello straniero (1954)

Approved | 85 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

6.1
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A British lad tries to investigate his father's disappearance in Venice when nobody believes him.

Director: Mario Soldati | Stars: Trevor Howard, Alida Valli, Richard Basehart, Eduardo Ciannelli

Votes: 88

32. Roseanna McCoy (1949)

89 min | Drama

5.8
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The saga of the Hatfield-and-McCoy feud is romanticized in Samuel Goldwyn's Roseanna McCoy. Newcomer Joan Evans stars as the title character, whose elopement with Johnse Hatfield serves to ... See full summary »

Directors: Irving Reis, Nicholas Ray | Stars: Farley Granger, Joan Evans, Charles Bickford, Raymond Massey

Votes: 159

33. Hitler (1962)

Not Rated | 107 min | Biography, Drama, War

5.7
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Richard Basehart stars as one of the most influential and one of the most reviled men in history in this probing psychological study of a man who nearly gained dominance over the entire ... See full summary »

Director: Stuart Heisler | Stars: Richard Basehart, Maria Emo, Cordula Trantow, Martin Kosleck

Votes: 256

34. The Savage Guns (1962)

83 min | Drama, Romance, Western

4.7
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In Sonora, in a lonesome valley near the border of Arizona: ex-major Summer tries to forget about the horrors of the war of independence on his farm. He has foresworn to violence. His ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Carreras | Stars: Richard Basehart, Paquita Rico, Don Taylor, Alex Nicol

Votes: 170



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