Best Movies of Jason Robards

Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)

Aggregate Rating: 216 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 80 | Earnings: null

A mysterious stranger with a harmonica joins forces with a notorious desperado to protect a beautiful widow from a ruthless assassin working for the railroad.


Magnolia (1999)

Aggregate Rating: 174 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 77 | Earnings: $22.45M

An epic mosaic of interrelated characters in search of love, forgiveness, and meaning in the San Fernando Valley.


Parenthood (1989)

Aggregate Rating: 159 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 82 | Earnings: $100.05M

The Buckmans are a midwestern family all dealing with their lives: estranged relatives, raising children, pressures of the job, and learning to be a good parent and spouse.


Julia (1977)

Aggregate Rating: 133 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 58 | Earnings: null

At the behest of an old and dear friend, playwright Lillian Hellman undertakes a dangerous mission to smuggle funds into Nazi Germany.


Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)

Aggregate Rating: 108 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $14.50M

A series of mistakes made by the US Navy in the days leading up to the attack on Pearl Harbor prove disastrous when Japan strikes.


Johnny Got His Gun (1971)

Aggregate Rating: 81 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A World War I soldier, rendered blind, deaf, limbless, and mute by a horrific artillery shell attack, finds a unique way of communicating with his doctors.


The Ballad of Cable Hogue (1970)

Aggregate Rating: 81 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A hobo accidentally stumbles onto a water spring, and creates a profitable way station in the middle of the desert.


Long Day's Journey Into Night (1962)

Aggregate Rating: 80 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Over the course of one day in August 1912, the family of retired actor James Tyrone grapples with the morphine addiction of his wife Mary, the illness of their youngest son Edmund and the ...


A Thousand Clowns (1965)

Aggregate Rating: 78 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A middle-aged iconoclast, doggedly avoiding the tedium of employment and conventional life, faces the prospect of losing custody of his young ward.


Isadora (1968)

Aggregate Rating: 77 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A biography of the dancer Isadora Duncan, the 1920s dancer who forever changed people's ideas of ballet. Her nude, semi-nude, and pro-Soviet dance projects as well as her attitudes on free ...


A Big Hand for the Little Lady (1966)

Aggregate Rating: 75 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Comedy western in which a traveler bets more money than he can afford in a poker game, and unusual events follow.


Reunion (1989)

Aggregate Rating: 70 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Two young boys from very different backgrounds become friends in 1933 Stuttgart. However, they don't realize how different they are until much later as one is the son of a well-to-do Jewish...


Something Wicked This Way Comes (1983)

Aggregate Rating: 69 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

In a small American town, a diabolical circus and its demonic proprietor prey on the townsfolk.


Melvin and Howard (1980)

Aggregate Rating: 69 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

The story of hard-luck Melvin E. Dummar, who claimed to have received a will naming him an heir to the fortune of Howard Hughes.


A Boy and His Dog (1975)

Aggregate Rating: 68 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A post-apocalyptic tale based on a novella by Harlan Ellison. A boy communicates telepathically with his dog as they scavenge for food and sex, and they stumble into an underground society ...


The St. Valentine's Day Massacre (1967)

Aggregate Rating: 68 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Al Capone's Valentine Day surprise for the rival Bugs Moran gang in 1929 Chicago.


Hour of the Gun (1967)

Aggregate Rating: 68 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Marshal Wyatt Earp kills a couple of men of the Clanton-gang in a fight. In revenge Clanton's thugs kill the marshal's brother. Thus, Wyatt Earp starts to chase the killers together with his friend Doc Holliday.


Max Dugan Returns (1983)

Aggregate Rating: 66 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $17.60M

An English teacher and struggling single mother has her life disrupted when the father who abandoned her as a child comes back into her life.


Mr. Sycamore (1975)

Aggregate Rating: 65 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Jason Robards is a man who decides he'd rather be a tree.


Divorce American Style (1967)

Aggregate Rating: 64 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

After 17 years, things have got too predictable and stale. They argue, they visit a marriage counselor, Richard (drunk) visits a prostitute. They split up. After meeting other people, they ...



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