Ralph S. Hurst (February 18, 1917 – July 26, 1972) was an American set decorator. He was nominated for an Academy Award in the category Best Art Direction for the film Giant.
Movies & TV shows
The Man Who Loved Cat Dancing
In the novel by Marilyn Durham, a proper Victorian lady on the run from her troubled marriage falls in with a frontier outlaw gang, and falls in love with the head bandit, who is running from a secret...
A bitterly divided family is forced to cooperate when their holiday plane crash-lands in the California wilderness. Overcoming their differences, they concentrate on repairing the plane and attempt to...
A social misfit, Willard was made fun of by his co-workers and squeezed out of the company started by his dead father. Ben and Socrates are the only rats that he has friends with. However, when one of...
Play Misty for Me
A brief fling between a male disc jockey and an obsessed female fan takes a frightening turn when another woman enters the picture.
Which Way to the Front?
Brendan Byers III can't serve in the war against Hitler because he's pronounced 4-F. Byers recruits other 4-F's to fight against Hitler because he doesn't take "No" for an answer.
Where It's At
A "Sixties Generation" comedy about an offbeat father-son relationship. Dad runs a Las Vegas hotel-casino and his son is a college student with a different set of moral and ethical standards. When the...
A woman doesn't want her romances to last longer than one month.
The senator wants to take down the mob boss Pete Ross with the help of testimony from the criminal's hothead brother Johnny, who is in protective custody in San Francisco under the watch of the police...
An American Dream
Stephen Rojack is a decorated war vet who has found success as an outspoken television personality. Stephen pushed his wife from his high-rise apartment to her death during an argument. He convinces t...
A Big Hand for the Little Lady
A naive traveler in Laredo gets involved in a poker game between the richest men in the area, jeopardizing all the money he has saved for the purpose of living with his wife and child in San Antonio.
A group of young thugs rides into the town of Dawson and take it over. When the cowardly sheriff is unable to restore control, the parents of the leader must take action. The leader's father is an inf...
My Blood Runs Cold
Wealthy, reckless Californian Julie Merriday, accompanied by her boyfriend Harry Lindsay, an attorney, narrowly avoids crashing into a motorcycle driven by young Ben Gunther. Ben temporarily abandons ...
The Third Day
A man stumbles out of a car wreck. He is thought to be a ruthless man with an aggressive temper. He might be blocking out memories of his past.
Clay Spencer is a hard-working man who loves his wife and large family. He is respected by his neighbors and always ready to give them a helping hand. Although not a churchgoer, he even helps a newly ...
The sheriff of a small town in southwest Texas has to keep custody of a murderer who his brother is trying to help him escape. After a friend is killed trying to muster support for him, he and his dep...
The life of a Texas cattle rancher and his family is chronicled in a lengthy epic.
The Girl He Left Behind
The experience of being drafted and going through basic training is character-building. Tab Hunter and Natalie Wood are two of the teen favorites of the '50s, with supporting roles played by Jim Backu...
The Bad Seed
Air Force Colonel Kenneth Penmark and his wife, Christine, and their landlady, Monica Breedlove, spend time with their daughter. But self-centered Rhoda has a secret tendency for selfishness and loves...
The High and the Mighty
Dan Roman is a pilot. When disaster strikes high above the Pacific Ocean at the point of no return, he finds himself on a routine Honolulu-to-San Francisco flight that takes a terrifying suspense-buil...
Texas cattleman Opie Bedloe comes to Maine to visit his son Joe, a college instructor, and his wife Connie in the hopes of persuading Joe to give up his teaching career and come back to Texas and take...
Escape from Fort Bravo
A Southern belle (Eleanor Parker) frees a Rebel officer (John Forsythe) and his men from a Union captain's (William Holden) Arizona fort.
The Tall Target
A detective tried to prevent the assassination of President-elect Abraham Lincoln during a train ride.
Westward the Women
When "The West" ends in Texas and only California is becoming populated by the white men, there's a severe lack of women among the workers on Roy Whitman's farm in the California Valley. He went back ...
The Stratton Story
Monty Stratton lost a leg in a hunting accident and was determined to leave the game on his own terms.
Intruder in the Dust
Rural Mississippi in the 1940s: Lucas Beauchamp, a local black man with a reputation of not kowtowing to whites, is found standing over the body of a dead white man, holding a pistol that has recently...
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