Robert Wagner was first seen in World War II film ‘Halls of Montezuma.’ He starred in ‘The Frogmen,’ and ‘Let’s Make It Legal,’ before gaining recognition for his performance in ‘With a Song in My Heart,’ the biographical film where he played the role of a shell-shocked soldier. Some of his other film credits include, ‘What Price Glory,’ ‘The Silver Whip,’ ‘Titanic,’ and ‘Stars and Strips Forever.’ His foremost starring role came with ‘Beneath the 12-Mile Reef,’ that received poor reviews but it was a big hit as it was the third motion picture made in CinemaScope. He starred in another expensive spectacular, ‘Prince Valiant,’ which was though popular but did not earn critical acclaim. For his performance in ‘A Kiss Before Dying,’ Wagner earned critical acclaim. He also starred in ‘The True Story of Jesse James,’ ‘All the Fine Young Cannibals,’ and ‘Between Heaven and Hell,’ which flopped at the box-office. He appeared in ‘In Love and War,’ a World War II drama which was a hit.
Based on composer John Phillip Sousa’s autobiography, the film shows his journey as he led the Marine Corps Band. His associate Willie Little, who invented instrument Sousaphone, joins Sousa when he leaves Marines to form his own band. Though famed for his marches, Sousa wants to work on ballads. But with onset of Spanish-American war, the nation comes first for the men.
During World War II, strict by the book disciplinarian Navy Lt. Cmdr. John Lawrence is put in charge of an elite Underwater Demolition Team 4. Lawrence becomes increasingly unpopular with the men. When a Japanese torpedo hits the ship, Lawrence risks his life to save his crew and earns their respect.
Sam Gifford is a wealthy and arrogant southern cotton plantation owner who, after being drafted into the army during WWII, comes in conflict with his superior and is transferred to a punishment company run by a sadistic commanding officer. His outlook of life changes forever as he comes closer to the working-class people he once despised.
1960s British spy Austin Powers is awakened from voluntary cryostasis three decades later after his arch-nemesis Dr. Evil returns to threaten the world with nuclear weapons. The out-of-fashion secret agent teams up with his ex-partner's daughter Vanessa Kensington and pursues his target through Las Vegas, but is harassed by a group of fembots sent by his adversary.
This dramatized adaptation recounts the last 18 years in the life of American outlaw and gang leader Jesse James and his relationship with his brother Frank. Through flashbacks, it tells how he wanted a peaceful domestic life with his sweetheart Zee but was forced into a life of crime after being harassed by greedy railroad men.
During the First World War, while stationed at France, lifelong rival,s Captain Flagg and 1st Sergeant Quirt, compete for the love of French beauty Charmaine. While their shenanigans land them in trouble, they also form a brotherhood as the horrific realities of the War set in.
Miriam Halsworth is divorcing Hugh because of his addiction to gambling. Things get comically complicated when self-made millionaire, Victor Macfarland, Hugh’s rival for Miriam’s hand twenty years ago tries to win her back. As secrets are revealed, lovers are reconciled and Hugh earns Miriam’s forgiveness.
When well-liked guidance counselor, Sam Lombardo, is suddenly accused of rape by two students, Kelly Van Ryan and Suzie Toller, he hires sleazy lawyer Ken Bowden to defend him. After the girls admit to lying to get revenge on him and settle the case, police detective, Ray Duquette, suspects that they are scamming Kelly's wealthy family together.
British spy Austin Powers realises that his wife Vanessa is a fembot who has been sent by Dr Evil to kill him. Moreover, Dr Evil has travelled back in time to 1969 and stolen Powers’ mojo. He also has plans to threaten the world using a laser on the Moon. Powers, along with Felicity Shagwell, must now travel back in time to recover his mojo and save the world.
After moving to the dangerous 12-mile reef to dive for more sponges, Mike Petrakis and his young son Tony find themselves in clash with fisherman Thomas Rhys and his group. As the toxic rivalry between the two clans escalates and leads to violent brawls, Tony meets Gwyneth, the daughter of Rhys, and they fall in love.
The movie starts with super spy Austin Powers arresting Dr. Evil and foiling his plan to bring back the evil Goldmember. But when his father Nigel Powers is kidnapped, Austin travels back in time and teams up with Foxxy Cleopatra to stop Goldmember and Dr. Evil’s son Scott from destroying the world and save his father.
Robert Wagner Awards
|Winner||Favorite Male Performer in a New TV Program||1980|