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Movies I Love of Robert Mitchum

by loveclassicmovies created on Aug 6, 2013 (a list of 9 films )
1. Pursued
Pursued is a 1947 movie starring Robert Mitchum that combines western, film noir and psychological melodrama. The film was directed by Raoul Walsh and photographed in black-and-white by James Wong Howe.Set in New Mexico around the turn of the century and told in flashback, the film tells the story o... read more...
2. The Red Pony
The Red Pony is a 1949 film adaptation of John Steinbeck's collection of related short stories, individually written and published in the 1930's, with a book published in 1937 and again in 1945 under the title The Red Pony. Steinbeck also wrote the screenplay for this film. A young boy, played by Pe... read more...
3. Holiday Affair
Holiday Affair is a black-and-white 1949 light romantic comedy film starring Robert Mitchum and Janet Leigh. This modest film, directed and produced by Don Hartman, saw Mitchum expand from his typical roles in film noir and war films.Set during the Christmas season, the film was not well received on... read more...
4. Angel Face
Angel Face (1952) is a black-and-white film noir directed by Otto Preminger. The drama, filmed on location in Beverly Hills, California, features Robert Mitchum and Jean Simmons.One night, Beverly Hills ambulance driver Frank Jessup and his partner Bill are called to the cliffside estate of Charles ... read more...
5. River of No Return
River of No Return is a 1954 American Western film directed by Otto Preminger and starring Robert Mitchum and Marilyn Monroe. The screenplay by Frank Fenton is based on a story by Louis Lantz, who borrowed his premise from the 1948 Italian film The Bicycle Thief. Set in the Northwestern United State... read more...
6. The Night of the Hunter
The Night of the Hunter is a 1955 American thriller film directed by Charles Laughton and starring Robert Mitchum and Shelley Winters. The film is based on the 1953 novel of the same name by Davis Grubb, adapted for the screen by James Agee and Laughton. The novel and film draw on the true story of ... read more...
7. Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison is a 1957 CinemaScope film which tells the story of two people stranded on an island in the Pacific Ocean during World War II.The movie was adapted by John Huston and John Lee Mahin from the novel by Charles Shaw and directed by Huston. It was nominated for Academy Awards f... read more...
8. Home from the Hill
Home from the Hill is a 1960 film directed by Vincente Minnelli and starring Robert Mitchum, Eleanor Parker, George Peppard, George Hamilton, Everett Sloane, and Luana Patten.The script was adapted from the novel, Home from the Hill, by author, William Humphrey. The film was entered into the 1960 Ca... read more...
9. Two for the Seesaw
Two for the Seesaw is a 1962 romance-drama film directed by Robert Wise which stars Robert Mitchum and Shirley MacLaine. It was adapted from the Broadway play written by William Gibson.Jerry Ryan (Mitchum) is a lawyer from Nebraska who has recently separated from his wife. To get away from it all, h... read more...