The Henry Fonda Collection

The Best Man
    Starring: Henry Fonda, Cliff Robertson, Edie Adams,
                      
Ann Sothern, Margret Leighton
                        
& Mahalia Jackson   

Intellectual William Russell and down-to-earth Joe Cantwell are front runners for a party nomination that will almost certainly mean the Presidency. Cantwell is prepared to use anything to achieve his goal while Russell sees himself as a man of principle - though his philandering means he is relieved his wife is prepared to appear alongside him. Both men crucially need the support of the ailing President, and as the stakes become higher each team has to decide how dirty they are prepared to get.

A Big Hand for the Little Lady   
    Starring: Henry Fonda, Jason Robbards,
            Joanne Woodward, Burgess Meredith,
            Kevin McCarthy & Charles Bickford

A naive couple and a child arrive to the town on the way to California to buy there a farm. There is a poker play between the richest men in the region. The man cannot resist it and though he is a very bad poker player, enters the game betting all the money of his family. In the climax of the game he suffers a heart-attack. His wife then takes his place in the table. That's the only way of recovering their savings. But there is a little problem. Can anybody explain her how to play poker?

The Big Street
    Starring: Henry Fonda & Lucille Ball

Little Pinks is in love with a nightclub singer named Gloria. But it is an unrequited love, as she does not know that he exists. Pinks is a shy busboy and Gloria only goes out with men who are loaded. When she tries to dump Case for richer Reed, Case dumps her down the stairs. After months of treatment, she will never walk, but Pinks is the only one who takes care of her. He pays all her bills and sends her flowers with unsigned cards. But to Gloria, he is nothing in her eyes. When she wants to leave New York for Florida, to be with the money set, he takes her.

The Boston Strangler
    Starring: Henry Fonda, Tony Curtis, George Kennedy
                    & Sally Kellerman

Boston is being terrorized by a series of seemingly random murders of women. Based on the true story, the film follows the investigators path through several leads before introducing the Strangler as a character. It is seen almost exclusively from the point of view of the investigators who have very few clues to build a case upon.

Chad Hanna
    Starring: Henry Fonda, Dorothy Lamour & Linda Darnell

Country boy (Fonda) joins a circus in the 1840s and falls in love with the bare-back rider (Lamour). Later he falls in love with another circus runaway (Darnell).

Collision Course
    Starring: Henry Fonda & E.G. Marshall

U.S. President Harry Truman and his commander in the Korean War, General Douglas MacArthur, disagree on war strategy. Their conflict comes to a head when Truman relieves the insubordinate MacArthur from command. An extremely rare TV movie that was shot on video.

Daisy Kenyon
    Starring: Henry Fonda, Joan Crawford & Dana Andrews

Commercial artist Daisy Kenyon is involved with married lawyer Dan O'Mara, and hopes someday to marry him, if he ever divorces his wife Lucille. She meets returning veteran Peter, a decent and caring man, whom she does not love, but who offers her love and a more hopeful relationship. She marries him... just as Dan gets a divorce.

The Fugitive
    Starring: Henry Fonda, Ward Bond & Delores Del Rio

Based of the Graham Greene novel about a revolutionary priest in Central America. A priest who is The Fugitive is trying to getaway from the authorities who have denounced Christianity and want anyone linked to it dead. The Fugitive finds shelter with an Indian Woman (The Woman), a faithful parishioner, who gives the priest directions to Puerto Grande, where he could then board a ship and sail to freedom in America. On his journey to Puerto Grande, he meets up with a man who says he will protect him. In reality, he is the Police Informer and once The Fugitive realizes this, he is back on the run, but the Police Informer is never far behind along with the authorities.

Gideon's Trumpet
    Starring: Henry Fonda, Jose Ferrar, Fay Wray,
                     
Dean Jagger & John Houseman

True story of Clarence Gideon's fight to be appointed counsel at the expense of the state. This landmark case led to the Supreme Court's decision which extended this right to all criminal defendants.


I Dream Too Much
    Starring: Henry Fonda, Lucille Ball & Lili Pons

Jonathan Street is a struggling composer when he meets and marries Annette. The problem is that Jonathan was drunk and does not want to be married. Annette does go with him to Paris and does the cooking and cleaning. To get his music published, Annette takes it to Paul and he is won over - by her voice and not the music. So he manages her career and she becomes a star as an opera singer everywhere she goes. Since Jonathan cannot sell anything he writes, he leaves Annette and that makes Annette sad as she wants only to be his wife.

Let Us Live
    Starring: Henry Fonda, Maureen O’Sullivan
            & Ralph Bellamy

Two innocent men are wrongly convicted of murder and sentenced to death. The fiance of one of them convinces a police detective of their innocence, and together they try to find the real killer before the men's execution date.

Lillian Russell
    Starring: Henry Fonda, Alice Faye & Don Ameche

Life story of the musical star from her discovery in 1890 by bandleader Tony Pastor till her retirement in 1912 when she married newspaperman Alexander Moore.

The Mad Miss Manton
    Starring: Henry Fonda & Barbara Stanwyck

Madcap debutante Melsa Manton finds a body in a deserted house. Of course, the police don't believe her. Stung by Peter Ames's front page editorial decrying her "prank," Melsa enlists seven fellow debs to help her investigate. The wisecracking young ladies proceed to run circles around the police, the suspects, and the press.

The Magnificent Dope
    Starring: Henry Fonda, Don Ameche & Lynn Bari

Dwight Dawson, who runs an unsuccessful success school, stages a contest to find the biggest failure in the USA, for publicity value when the "dope" takes his course. But winner Tad Page is contented with his idle, lazy life and threatens to convert Dawson's other students to his philosophy. Dawson capitalizes on Tad's attraction to Claire Harris to win him over; but will Tad find out Claire is really engaged to Dawson?

The Male Animal
   Starring: Henry Fonda, Olivia De Havilland, Jack Carson             & Joan Leslie

The trustees of Midwestern University have forced three teachers out of their jobs for being suspected communists. Trustee Ed Keller has also threatened mild mannered English Professor Tommy Turner, because he plans to read a controversial piece of prose in class. Tommy is upset that his wife Ellen also suggested he not read the passage. Meanwhile, Ellen's old boyfriend, the football player Joe Ferguson, comes to visit for the homecoming weekend. He takes Ellen out dancing after the football rally, causing Tommy to worry that he will lose her to Joe.

The Man Who Understood Women
    Starring: Henry Fonda & Leslie Caron

A Hollywood producer turns his wife into a sex symbol, but ignores her emotional needs until she takes a lover.

My Name is Nobody
    Starring: Henry Fonda & Terrence Hill

Gunfighter, Jack Beauregard, wants to retire. He even has a berth on the ship "Sundowner," destination Australia, reserved. However a young gunfighter out to make a name for himself, "Nobody," Hill, wants Beauregard to go out in style.... so he creates a showdown with the Wild Bunch: one man against 150 of the meanest SOBs in the West. The resolution of this conflict is.... interesting.

On Our Merry Way
    Starring: Henry Fonda, Jimmy Stewart, Paulette Goddard,
                    Fred MacMurray & Burgess Meredith

Oliver Pease gets a dose of courage from his wife Martha and tricks the editor of the paper (where he writes lost pet notices) into assigning him the day's roving question. Martha suggests, "Has a little child ever changed your life?" Oliver gets answers from two slow-talking musicians, an actress whose roles usually feature a sarong, and an itinerant cardshark. In each case the "little child" is hardly innocent: in the first, a local auto mechanic's "baby" turns out to be fully developed as a woman and a musician; in the second, a spoiled child star learns kindness; in the third, the family of a lost brat doesn't want him returned. And Oliver, what becomes of him?

The Petrified Forest
    Starring: Henry Fonda, Lauren Bacall
                        & Humphrey Bogart

The ultra hard to find remake of Bogey's immortal 1936 film, redone for TV's Producer's Showcase in 1957....Idealist/loser Alan arrives at the Maple service station and falls in love with the waitress Gabby Maple. She persuades the Chisholms to give him a ride on their way to California. They are stopped by Duke Mantee and his gang who take the car. Alan walks back to warn Gabby but Mantee is already there. Alan signs over his insurance policy to Gabby and arranges for Mantee to kill him. A posse arrives and Alan is shot in the battle. He dies in Gabby's arms knowing she can realize her dream of studying art in Paris.

Rings on Her Fingers
    Starring: Henry Fonda & Gene Tierney

A couple of grifters enlist the aid of a naive store clerk, in order to pull off numerous swindles against rich socialites. When one of their victims turns out to be a sweet honest working-man, their ingénue falls for him thus jeopardizing their next great caper.

Rollercoaster
    Starring: Henry Fonda, George Segal,
                    Richard Widmark, Timothy Bottoms,
                        Susan Strasburg & Helen Hunt

Several severe accidents happen in different amusement parks. Technical supervisor Calder suspects it's no coincidence and starts to investigate. Soon he finds out that a psychopath blackmails a whole conglomerate of companies for a million dollars, and urges them to inform the FBI. But the blackmailer, who observed the company bosses all the time, learns about it and demands that Calder delivers the money... and sends him on a nerve-shattering trip through an amusement park to deliver the money, while the FBI observes him closely and tries to bust the electronically skilled terrorist.

The Rounders
    Starring:
Henry Fonda & Glenn Ford

Ben and Howdy are a couple of aging cowboys who bust broncos out of Sedona for Jim Ed Love, a slick operator if ever there was one. Sisters, Meg and Agatha, have their eyes on Ben and Howdy, but the boys aren't ready to settle down yet. They spend the winter in the high country corralling more than 100 stray cattle at $7 a head for Jim Ed. Most years, they blow their winter pay in one spring night at a Sedona bar, but this year, Ben and Howdy have a plan: to take an ornery roan that Ben has been unable to break and bet their bankroll that no cowboy at the Sedona rodeo can stay on the horse. What will they do if they win - marry the sisters or head for Tahiti?

Slim
    Starring: Henry Fonda, Jane Wyman & Pat O'Brien

Slim, is an apprentice high-voltage lineman working with the no-nonsense, but very experienced man named Red. Stringing up the high-tension electrical wires on tall metal towers is dangerous work, but from the moment he sees the linemen at work, farm boy Slim knows that this is the job for him. He convinces crew-boss Red Blayd of this and after heavy-duty training, and the overcoming of a few fears, he starts to work. Tensions arise when Slim falls in love with Blayd's gal Cally.

Stage Struck
    Starring: Henry Fonda, Susan Strasburg
                     
& Christopher Plummer

The movie tells the story of Eva, a girl who comes to New York in order to become a great actress. With hard work she succeeds in working at a theatre and finally gets her chance on stage after a lot of changes and difficulties.

Summer Solstice
    Starring: Henry Fonda, Myrna Loy, Stephen Collins
                      & Lindsay Crouse

The distinguished co-stars alone will induce most film fans not to miss this TV film, for Henry Fonda, in his last movie appearance, is teamed with the great Myrna Loy, also in her last performance. It is a story of two people and their lifelong devotion to one another despite obstacles which could have torn them apart time and time again.

Welcome to Hard Times
    Starring: Henry Fonda, Janice Rule, Keenan Wynn
                      & Lon Chaney Jr.

In the town of Hard Times, a stranger rides in and terrorizes the small settlement. He kills a number of townsfolk, including Fee, the town's founder. Mayor Will Blue fails to stand up to the man, who rapes saloon whore Molly and burns down the town. Blue promises to rebuild the town after the stranger rides on, but the townsfolk give up and leave. A wagon load of prostitutes led by "entrepeneur" Zar shows up and together with Blue, they rebuild the town. But Molly's desire for revenge and her anger at Blue for not protecting her eat at her, and Blue promises that things will be different when the stranger returns. And return he does.



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