With United Productions of America (UPA) (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. The Leopard (1963)

PG | 186 min | Drama, History

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

The Prince of Salina, a noble aristocrat of impeccable integrity, tries to preserve his family and class amid the tumultuous social upheavals of 1860's Sicily.

Director: Luchino Visconti | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Alain Delon, Claudia Cardinale, Paolo Stoppa

Votes: 23,658

2. Scrooged (1988)

PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

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

A selfish, cynical television executive is haunted by three spirits bearing lessons on Christmas Eve.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Bill Murray, Karen Allen, John Forsythe, John Glover

Votes: 89,739 | Gross: $60.33M

3. Electric Dreams (1984)

PG | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

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

An artificially intelligent PC and his human owner find themselves in a romantic rivalry over a woman.

Director: Steve Barron | Stars: Lenny von Dohlen, Virginia Madsen, Maxwell Caulfield, Bud Cort

Votes: 7,060 | Gross: $2.19M

4. Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965)

G | 93 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

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

Astronauts investigate Planet X and encounter the Xiliens, who ask Earth's people to help save their world from "Monster Zero". As one astronaut forms a romance with a mysterious woman, he uncovers the Xilien's true intentions.

Director: Ishirô Honda | Stars: Nick Adams, Akira Takarada, Jun Tazaki, Akira Kubo

Votes: 5,669

5. The War of the Gargantuas (1966)

G | 92 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

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

An experimental lab animal called a gargantua escapes from his captors and is suspected to be the creature that is killing people all over the countryside. But when the gargantua from the ... See full summary »

Director: Ishirô Honda | Stars: Russ Tamblyn, Kumi Mizuno, Kenji Sahara, Nobuo Nakamura

Votes: 2,506

6. Mr. Magoo (1997)

PG | 87 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

4.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  
18 Metascore

The myopic millionaire defeats jewel smugglers in his usual bumbling manner.

Director: Stanley Tong | Stars: Leslie Nielsen, Kelly Lynch, Matt Keeslar, Nick Chinlund

Votes: 14,508 | Gross: $21.38M

7. Surviving Christmas (2004)

PG-13 | 91 min | Comedy, Romance

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

A lonely, obnoxious young millionaire pays a family to spend Christmas with him.

Director: Mike Mitchell | Stars: Ben Affleck, Christina Applegate, James Gandolfini, Catherine O'Hara

Votes: 23,306 | Gross: $11.66M

8. What's Up, Tiger Lily? (1966)

PG | 80 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
63 Metascore

In Woody Allen's directorial debut, he took the Japanese action film Key of Keys (1965) and re-dubbed it, changing the plot to make it revolve around a secret egg salad recipe.

Directors: Woody Allen, Senkichi Taniguchi | Stars: Woody Allen, The Lovin' Spoonful, Frank Buxton, Louise Lasser

Votes: 9,190

9. All Monsters Attack (1969)

G | 70 min | Action, Adventure, Family

3.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

A latchkey child living in the industrial city of Kawasaki confronts his loneliness through his escapist dreams of Monster Island and friendship with Minilla. All while confronting bullies and back robbers.

Directors: Ishirô Honda, Jun Fukuda, Kengo Furusawa | Stars: Kenji Sahara, Machiko Naka, Tomonori Yazaki, Hideyo Amamoto

Votes: 4,132

10. Gay Purr-ee (1962)

Approved | 85 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

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

A farm cat moves to Paris in search of the high life while her wannabe lover from back home tries to reunite.

Director: Abe Levitow | Stars: Judy Garland, Robert Goulet, Red Buttons, Paul Frees

Votes: 1,675

11. Amblin' (1968)

R | 26 min | Short, Drama, Romance

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

They were both wanderers but to be more specific...Hippies.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Richard Levin, Pamela McMyler, Henry Axelrod

Votes: 1,079

12. The Red Pony (1949)

Passed | 89 min | Drama, Family, Western

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

A ranch boy is gifted with a colt, grows to love him but the colt escapes, with tragic results.

Director: Lewis Milestone | Stars: Myrna Loy, Robert Mitchum, Louis Calhern, Shepperd Strudwick

Votes: 908

13. Mister Magoo (1960–1961)

5 min | Animation, Comedy

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

The adventures of a visually impaired old man.

Stars: Daws Butler, Benny Rubin, Jim Backus, Mel Blanc

Votes: 410

14. Dreamboat (1952)

Approved | 83 min | Comedy

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

Thornton Sayre, a respected college professor, is plagued when his old movies are shown on TV and sets out with his daughter to stop it. However, his former co-star is the hostess of the TV show playing his films and she has other plans.

Director: Claude Binyon | Stars: Clifton Webb, Ginger Rogers, Anne Francis, Jeffrey Hunter

Votes: 687

15. Evil of Dracula (1974)

Not Rated | 87 min | Drama, Horror

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

A teacher assumes a position at a school that's run by a vampire.

Director: Michio Yamamoto | Stars: Toshio Kurosawa, Mariko Mochizuki, Kunie Tanaka, Shin Kishida

Votes: 555

16. The Tell-Tale Heart (I) (1953)

Passed | 8 min | Animation, Short, Crime

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

A madman tells his tale of murder, and how a strange beating sound haunted him afterward.

Director: Ted Parmelee | Star: James Mason

Votes: 1,831

17. OSS 117 Murder for Sale (1968)

GP | 91 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

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

Agent OSS 117 infiltrates an organization that specializes in political assassinations, by assuming the identity of one of its top assassins.

Directors: Renzo Cerrato, Jean-Pierre Desagnat, André Hunebelle | Stars: John Gavin, Margaret Lee, Curd Jürgens, Luciana Paluzzi

Votes: 220

18. 1001 Arabian Nights (1959)

75 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

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

Mr. Magoo's ancestor, Abdul Aziz Magoo, is the uncle of Aladdin, who falls in love with a princess.

Director: Jack Kinney | Stars: Jim Backus, Kathryn Grant, Dwayne Hickman, Hans Conried

Votes: 257

19. Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol (1962 TV Movie)

Approved | 53 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

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

This musical adaptation of the classic tale by Charles Dickens stars Magoo as the cold-hearted old miser, Ebenezer Scrooge.

Director: Abe Levitow | Stars: Jim Backus, Morey Amsterdam, Jack Cassidy, Royal Dano

Votes: 2,572

20. The Girl Next Door (1953)

Approved | 92 min | Comedy, Musical

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

Stage-and-night club star Jeannie Laird (June Haver) buys her first home, and everyone who is anyone comes to her first garden party only to be blinded by smoke from next door. Jeannie ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Sale | Stars: Dan Dailey, June Haver, Dennis Day, Billy Gray

Votes: 227

22. Gerald McBoing-Boing (1950)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

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

The story of a little boy who would only talk in sound effects. With story by Dr. Seuss (and Bill Scott of Rocky and Bullwinkle fame) this cartoon won the Oscar for best short subject (animated) for 1950.

Directors: Robert Cannon, John Hubley | Star: Marvin Miller

Votes: 1,786

23. Nosutoradamusu no daiyogen (1974)

88 min | Action, Sci-Fi

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

Professor Nishiyama, after studying and interpreting the prophecies of Nostradamus, realizes that the end of the world is at hand. Unfortunately, nobody listens to him until it is too late.... See full summary »

Directors: Toshio Masuda, Shûe Matsubayashi, Shirô Moritani | Stars: Tetsurô Tanba, Toshio Kurosawa, Kaoru Yumi, Yôko Tsukasa

Votes: 246

24. The Famous Adventures of Mr. Magoo (1964–1965)

30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

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

Animated series featuring Jim Backus's Mr. Magoo character in half-hour adaptations of classic stories for children. Praised by both critics and educators, and well-remembered by fans, the ... See full summary »

Stars: Jim Backus, Joan Gardner, Marvin Miller, Paul Frees

Votes: 563

25. The Dick Tracy Show (1961– )

23 min | Animation, Crime, Adventure

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

Cartoon series produced by UPA, in which Dick Tracy (voiced by the distinguished film and stage actor Everett Sloane) played more or less of an incidental role. Most of the crime fighting ... See full summary »

Stars: Jerry Hausner, Benny Rubin, Mel Blanc, Everett Sloane

Votes: 189

26. Madeline (1952)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Short, Family

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

In an old house in Paris that was covered in vines, lived twelve little girls in two straight lines.

Directors: Robert Cannon, John Hubley | Star: Gladys Holland

Votes: 162

27. The Four Poster (1952)

Approved | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Adapted from the prize-winning Broadway play that featured two people and a four-poster bed, in which the couple enacts their marriage, from its day in 1897, until he dies, some time after ... See full summary »

Directors: Irving Reis, John Hubley | Stars: Rex Harrison, Lilli Palmer

Votes: 166

28. A Unicorn in the Garden (1953)

Passed | 7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

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

A henpecked husband sees a unicorn outside his window--or does he?

Director: William T. Hurtz

Votes: 695

29. The Man on the Flying Trapeze (1954)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

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

Sort of a cartoon version of "All About Eve" or people-using-people themes. It opens with a man singing the title song, accompanied by a pianist, a trumpeter and a trombonist. A flashback ... See full summary »

Director: Ted Parmelee | Star: Jack Mather

Votes: 23

30. Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out (1967)

82 min | Documentary

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

Turn on, Tune in, Drop out!

5 psychedelic short films, broadcast on the French/German tv channel "arte" on 2007-07-16

Length: 47 min.

1. "Be-In" USA 1967, 7 min. Director and writer: Jerry ... See full synopsis »

Director: Robin S. Clark | Stars: Timothy Leary, Ralph Metzner, Rosemary Woodruff Leary

Votes: 29

31. Ragtime Bear (1949)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Family, Short

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

At the Hodge Podge Lodge, a crotchety, near-sighted Mister Magoo takes a banjo-playing bear to be his nephew, Waldo.

Director: John Hubley | Stars: Jim Backus, Jerry Hausner

Votes: 149

32. Esupai (1974)

87 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

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

A bad ESP syndicate is planning to kill world leaders through mental telepathy. The good guys are a top secret group called ESPY and they're in charge of stopping the killer psychics.

Director: Jun Fukuda | Stars: Hiroshi Fujioka, Kaoru Yumi, Masao Kusakari, Yûzô Kayama

Votes: 101

33. What's New, Mr. Magoo? (1977)

30 min | Animation, Family

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

The further misadventures of the lovable nearsighted curmudgeon.

Stars: Jim Backus, Bob Ogle, Casey Kasem, Hal Smith

Votes: 81

34. Gerald McBoing! Boing! on Planet Moo (1956)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

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

While meeting a new friend, Gerald is abducted by aliens and whisked to the planet Moo. The king of Moo mistakenly thinks that all Earthlings - like Gerald - speak only in sound effects, ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Cannon | Star: Marvin Miller

Votes: 254

35. Taiheiyô kiseki no sakusen: Kisuka (1965)

105 min | Drama, History, War

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

In 1943, the Aleutian island of Kiska, Alaska was fortified by a small contingent of Japanese soldiers. When word arrived of an impending attack by an overwhelming force of Americans, the ... See full summary »

Director: Seiji Maruyama | Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Sô Yamamura, Makoto Satô, Tadao Nakamaru

Votes: 47

36. Our Mr. Sun (1956 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 57 min | Animation

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

One entry in a series of films produced to make science accessible to the masses--especially children--this film describes the sun in scientific but entertaining terms.

Directors: Frank Capra, William T. Hurtz | Stars: Eddie Albert, Lionel Barrymore, Frank Baxter, Marvin Miller

Votes: 152

37. Little Boy with a Big Horn (1953)

7 min | Animation, Short

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

Ollie loves to play the tuba but his playing upsets all the people in town. He goes to the country and disrupts the milking habits of the cows. He finally takes a boat and practices at sea ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Cannon | Stars: John T. Smith, Marian Richman

Votes: 28

38. The Sicilians (1964)

70 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

4.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

An aide at the American Embassy in London finds himself involved with both Scotland Yard and the French police over the kidnapping of the son of a Mafia boss who has spilled the beans back in the States.

Director: Ernest Morris | Stars: Robert Hutton, Reginald Marsh, Ursula Howells, Alex Scott

Votes: 60

39. Hell-Bent for Election (1944)

Not Rated | 13 min | Animation, Short

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

A villainous Thomas E. Dewey supporting sprite tries to influence a sleepy Union rail switchman to derail Franklin D. Roosevelt's campaign train.

Director: Chuck Jones | Star: Marvin Miller

Votes: 127

40. Sailing and Village Band (1958)

Passed | 7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

4.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

The second of UPA's split-reel cartoons in which there were two unrelated segments---one with Hattie and one with Ham---of 3.5 minutes each. The first one---Sailing" has young Hattie ... See full summary »

Directors: Fred Crippen, Lew Keller

Votes: 16

41. Frosty the Snowman (1951)

3 min | Animation, Short, Family

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

An animated musical number of the beloved classic song based off everyone's favorite snowman Frosty.

Directors: Robert Cannon, John Hubley

Votes: 112

42. Rooty Toot Toot (1951)

Passed | 7 min | Animation, Short, Musical

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

The musical tale of a murder trial by a jealous lover.

Director: John Hubley | Stars: Thurl Ravenscroft, Annette Warren

Votes: 819

43. Swan Lake (1966)

112 min | Music

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

Add a Plot

Director: Truck Branss | Stars: Margot Fonteyn, Rudolf Nureyev

Votes: 96

44. Magoo's Puddle Jumper (1956)

6 min | Family, Animation, Short

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

At a used car lot, Mr. Magoo is intent on buying a car for his nephew Waldo. He is slick talked into buying an old clunker thanks to a shifty salesman but he drives it off anyway. ... See full summary »

Director: Pete Burness | Stars: Jim Backus, Daws Butler

Votes: 284

45. The Jaywalker (1956)

7 min | Animation, Short

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

Milton Muffet is confessed poor pedestrian. He's addicted to "the most awful, habit-forming vice" man falls prey to, jaywalking.

Director: Robert Cannon | Star: Eugene Bollay

Votes: 95

46. When Magoo Flew (1954)

6 min | Animation, Family, Comedy

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

Mr. Magoo sets off to go to the movies but goes to an airport by mistake and gets on a plane thinking it to be a theater. Little does Magoo know the man he is sitting next to is actually a ... See full summary »

Director: Pete Burness | Star: Jim Backus

Votes: 363

47. The Fifty-First Dragon (1954)

Approved | 11 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

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

Based on the Heywood Broun story of an awkward Knight who couldn't keep up with his classmates at the Killing Dragons Knight School, until a professor, in order to instill self-confidence ... See full summary »

Director: Pete Burness | Stars: Heywood Hale Broun, Jerry Hausner

Votes: 7

48. The Magic Fluke (1949)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

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

UPA had just taken over the cartoon production for Columbia and their influence shows vividly on this Fox-and-Crow entry that lets the slapstick be a result of a 'human-nature' story. The ... See full summary »

Director: John Hubley | Star: John T. Smith

Votes: 129

49. The Family Circus (1951)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Short, Family

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

Five-year-old Patsy has competition for her father's attention from the family's new baby daughter. Her attempts to win her father's praise receive instead a rebuke. The father slips on a ... See full summary »

Directors: Art Babbitt, John Hubley

Votes: 31

50. Ballet-Oop (1954)

7 min | Animation, Short

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

Dance teacher Miss Placement is dismayed to learn that the head of the School of Ballet where she teaches has entered her beginners class in a contest just three weeks away. But she manages... See full summary »

Director: Robert Cannon | Stars: Marvin Miller, Marian Richman

Votes: 32


1-50 of 245 titles. | Next »

Recently Viewed