Search Results for: Carroll Baker

Strait-Jacket (1964): William Castle’s Horror Thriller Starring Joan Crawford and Diane Carroll

After the huge, unanticipated success of What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? Joan Crawford and other older actresses, including Bette Davis and Stanwyck, made horror movies in the 1960s.

Oscar Movies: Big Country (1958)–Burl Ives Win for 3 Roles?

In the sprawling saga “The Big Country,” one of the few Westerns the versatile and prolific Oscar-winning director William Wyler has made, Gregory Peck plays James McKay, a seafaring man heading West to marry Pat Terrill (Carroll Baker), the daughter of rancher Henry Terrill (Charles Bickford).

 

Big Country, The (1958): William Wyler’s Sprawling Western Starring Gregory Peck, Charlton Heston, Jean Simmons, and Burl Ives in Oscar Winning Role

In the sprawling saga “The Big Country,” one of the few Westerns the versatile and prolific Oscar-winning director William Wyler has made, Gregory Peck plays James McKay, a seafaring man heading West to marry Pat Terrill (Carroll Baker), the daughter of rancher Henry Terrill (Charles Bickford).

 

Oscar Movies: Baby Doll (1956)

Kazan's Baby Doll (1956) received four Oscar nominations, of which two were for its superlative acting: Actress to Carroll Baker and
Supporting Actress to Mildred Dunnock, though neither won.

Jack of Diamonds (1967): Don Taylor’s Heist Picture, Starring George Hamilton

A low-grade Topkapi kind of movie, done up in expensive style, Jack of Diamonds  starred George Hamilton as an international cat burglar and jewel thief.