Jim Backus

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Don’t Bother to Knock 1952
6.9

Don’t Bother to Knock 1952

Jed, an airline pilot, is resting in a hotel when he notices Nell, a young woman babysitting for a wealthy couple. As Jed gets to know Nell ...
Man of a Thousand Faces 1957
7.2

Man of a Thousand Faces 1957

The turbulent life and professional career of vaudeville actor and silent screen horror star Lon Chaney (1883-1930), the man of a thousand faces; ...
Zotz! 1962
5.9

Zotz! 1962

Oct. 03, 1962

Zotz! 1962

Jonathan Jones, a professor of ancient languages, comes into possession of an ancient coin. He translates its inscription, which gives him three ...
Critic’s Choice 1963
5.9

Critic’s Choice 1963

Bob Hope is a New York theater critic and his wife (Lucille Ball in their final motion picture pairing) writes a play that may or may not be very ...
Sunday in New York 1963
6.8

Sunday in New York 1963

Eileen is 22 and is smarting from her breakup with Russ. She comes to New York to visit her brother, Adam, who is an airline pilot. Eileen ...
I Love Melvin 1953
6.6

I Love Melvin 1953

Mar. 20, 1953

I Love Melvin 1953

Melvin Hoover, a budding photographer for Look magazine, accidentally bumps into a young actress named Judy LeRoy in the park. They start to talk ...
The Wheeler Dealers 1963
6.6

The Wheeler Dealers 1963

Henry J. Tyroone leaves Texas, where his oil wells are drying up, and arrives in New York with a lot of oil money to play with in the stock ...
Hollywood Story 1951
6.7

Hollywood Story 1951

Jun. 01, 1951

Hollywood Story 1951

A producer takes over a small film studio and – sensing that it’ll be a good movie- begins investigating an old murder of a silent ...
Meet Me in Las Vegas 1956
6.1

Meet Me in Las Vegas 1956

Chuck Rodwell is a gambling cowboy who discovers that he’s lucky at the roulette wheel if he holds hands with dancer Marie. However, Marie ...
Hello Down There 1969
5.9

Hello Down There 1969

Jan. 01, 1969

Hello Down There 1969

Given the chance to live in a simulated underwater home for a month, a scientist convinces his family to take advantage of the offer. Once the ...
The Girl Most Likely to… 1973
7.4

The Girl Most Likely to… 1973

An ugly girl undergoes plastic surgery and becomes beautiful. She then takes revenge on all the people who mistreated her when she was ugly.
The Girl He Left Behind 1956
5.4

The Girl He Left Behind 1956

A young man is drafted and goes through the rigors of basic training, ultimately discovering the experience is also character-building. Director ...
Rebel Without a Cause 1955
7.7

Rebel Without a Cause 1955

After moving to a new town, troublemaking teen Jim Stark is supposed to have a clean slate, although being the new kid in town brings its own ...
Good Guys Wear Black 1978
5.1

Good Guys Wear Black 1978

The former leader of a commando rescue attempt into Vietnam tries to discover why his squad members are being murdered, one-by-one, after the war ...
Pete’s Dragon 1977
6.4

Pete’s Dragon 1977

Nov. 03, 1977

Pete’s Dragon 1977

Pete, a young orphan, runs away to a Maine fishing town with his best friend a lovable, sometimes invisible dragon named Elliott! When they are ...
Friday Foster 1975
6

Friday Foster 1975

Dec. 25, 1975

Friday Foster 1975

Friday Foster, an ex-model magazine photographer, goes to Los Angeles International airport to photograph the arrival of Blake Tarr, the richest ...
Now You See Him, Now You Don’t 1972
6.3

Now You See Him, Now You Don’t 1972

Dexter Riley is a science student at Medfield College who inadvertently invents a liquid capable of rendering objects and people invisible. ...