Strother Martin

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Strother Martin (March 26, 1919 – August 1, 1980) was an American actor in numerous films and television programs. Martin is perhaps best known as the prison "captain" in the 1967 film Cool Hand Luke, where he uttered the line, "What we've got here is...failure to communicate."

Most Popular Strother Martin Trailers

Total trailers found: 51

Cool Hand Luke Trailer (1967)

22 June 1967

When petty criminal Luke Jackson is sentenced to two years in a Florida prison farm, he doesn't play by the rules of either the sadistic warden or the yard's resident heavy, Dragline, who ends up admiring the new guy's unbreakable will.

Slap Shot Trailer (1977)

25 February 1977

To build up attendance at their games, the management of a struggling minor-league hockey team signs up the Hanson Brothers, three hard-charging players whose job is to demolish the opposition.

World Without End Trailer (1956)

25 March 1956

Four astronauts returning from mankind's first mission to Mars enter a time warp and crash on a 26th Century Earth devastated by atomic war.

The Villain Trailer (1979)

26 July 1979

Handsome Stranger has agreed to escort Charming Jones to collect her inheritance from her father. But Avery Jones wants the money, and hires notorious outlaw Cactus Jack to ambush Charming.

The Wild Bunch Trailer (1969)

17 June 1969

Aging outlaw Pike Bishop (William Holden) prepares to retire after one final robbery. Joined by his gang, which includes Dutch Engstrom (Ernest Borgnine) and brothers Lyle (Warren Oates) and Tector Gorch (Ben Johnson), Bishop discovers the heist is a setup orchestrated in part by his old partner, Deke Thornton (Robert Ryan).

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Trailer (1969)

23 September 1969

In late 1890s Wyoming, Butch Cassidy is the affable, clever, talkative leader of the outlaw Hole in the Wall Gang.

Kiss Me Deadly Trailer (1955)

18 May 1955

One evening, Hammer gives a ride to Christina, an attractive hitchhiker on a lonely country road, who has escaped from the nearby lunatic asylum.

McLintock! Trailer (1963)

13 November 1963

George Washington McLintock, 'GW' to friends and foes alike, is a cattle baron and the richest man in the territory.

Up in Smoke Trailer (1978)

01 January 1978

An unemployed pot-smoking slacker and amateur drummer, Anthony Stoner ditches his strict parents and hits the road, eventually meeting kindred spirit Pedro de Pacas.

Hannie Caulder Trailer (1971)

08 November 1971

Hannie enlists the aid of bounty hunter Tom Price to teach her how to be a gunfighter so she can hunt down the 3 men who killed her husband and raped her.

The Horse Soldiers Trailer (1959)

11 June 1959

A Union Cavalry outfit is sent behind confederate lines in strength to destroy a rail supply center. Along with them is sent a doctor who causes instant antipathy between him and the commander.

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance Trailer (1962)

22 April 1962

A senator, who became famous for killing a notorious outlaw, returns for the funeral of an old friend and tells the truth about his deed.

Hard Times Trailer (1975)

04 September 1975

In the depression, Chaney, a strong silent streetfighter, joins with Speed, a promoter of no-holds-barred street boxing bouts.

Rooster Cogburn Trailer (1975)

17 October 1975

In this sequel to True Grit, John Wayne returns as Marshal Rooster Cogburn. After a band of drunken thugs overruns a small Indian Nation town, killing Minister Goodnight and raping the women folk, Eula Goodnight (Katherine Hepburn) enlists the aid of Marshal Cogburn to hunt them down and bring her father's killers to justice.

True Grit Trailer (1969)

11 June 1969

The murder of her father sends a teenage tomboy, Mattie Ross (Kim Darby), on a mission of "justice", which involves avenging her father's death.

Cowboy Trailer (1958)

19 February 1958

Chicago hotel clerk Frank Harris dreams of life as a cowboy, and he gets his chance when, jilted by the father of the woman he loves, he joins Tom Reece and his cattle-driving outfit.

Nevada Smith Trailer (1966)

10 June 1966

Nevada Smith is the young son of an Indian mother and white father. When his father is killed by three men over gold, Nevada sets out to find them and kill them.

Harper Trailer (1966)

23 February 1966

Harper is a cynical private eye in the best tradition of Bogart. He even has Bogie's Baby hiring him to find her missing husband, getting involved along the way with an assortment of unsavory characters and an illegal-alien smuggling ring.

The Sons of Katie Elder Trailer (1965)

26 December 1965

The Elder boys return to Clearwater, Texas for their Mother's funeral. John the eldest is a well known gunfighter and trouble follows him wherever he goes.

The Ballad of Cable Hogue Trailer (1970)

13 May 1970

Double-crossed and left without water in the desert, Cable Hogue is saved when he finds a spring. It is in just the right spot for a much needed rest stop on the local stagecoach line, and Hogue uses this to his advantage.

Attack Trailer (1956)

19 September 1956

At the end of World War II, a National Guard infantry company must set up artillery observation posts in a strategic area.

Sssssss Trailer (1973)

06 July 1973

David, a college student, is looking for a job. He is hired by Dr. Stoner as a lab assistant for his research and experiments on snakes.

The Shaggy Dog Trailer (1959)

19 March 1959

Through an ancient spell, a boy changes into a sheepdog and back again. It seems to happen at inopportune times and the spell can only be broken by an act of bravery.

South Sea Woman Trailer (1953)

27 June 1953

Marine Sergeant James O'Hearn is being tried at the San Diego Marine base for desertion, theft, scandalous conduct and destruction of property in time of war.

The Champ Trailer (1979)

10 July 1979

The more you love, the harder you fight.The world looks at Billy Flynn and sees a has-been who seemingly never was, an ex-boxing champion slammed to the mat years ago by booze and gambling.

Androcles and the Lion Trailer (1952)

01 December 1952

George Bernard Shaw’s breezy, delightful dramatization of this classic fable—about a Christian slave who pulls a thorn from a lion’s paw and is spared from death in the Colosseum as a result of his kind act—was written as a meditation on modern Christian values.

The End Trailer (1978)

10 May 1978

Wendell Lawson has only six months to live. Not wanting to endure his last few months of life waiting for the end, he decides to take matters into his own hands and enlists the help of a delusional mental patient to help him commit suicide.

The Deadly Companions Trailer (1961)

06 June 1961

Ex-army officer accidentally kills a woman's son, tries to make up for it by escorting the funeral procession through dangerous Indian territory.

The Wild and the Innocent Trailer (1959)

27 May 1959

Charming tale of mountaineer-trapper Murphy's first taste "big city" life with young, sweet Sandra Dee in tow.

Love and Bullets Trailer (1979)

01 January 1979

Charles Bronson is out for revenge in this action drama. Jackie Pruit (Jill Ireland) is the girlfriend of notorious gangster Joe Bomposa (Rod Steiger).

Invitation to a Gunfighter Trailer (1964)

01 January 1964

When Confederate soldier Matt Weaver returns to town after the Civil War, he finds that his home has been sold by town boss Sam Brewster.

The Great Scout & Cathouse Thursday Trailer (1976)

23 June 1976

Sam Longwood, a frontiersman who has seen better days, spies the gold-mine partner, Jack Colby, who ran off with all the gold from a mine they were prospecting fifteen years earlier.

Brainstorm Trailer (1965)

05 May 1965

Brainstorm, released in 1965, is a late film noir whose male protagonist at first prevents the suicide of his employer's wife, falls in love with her, and is later driven to crime and insanity.

The Flim-Flam Man Trailer (1967)

22 August 1967

Mordrcai Jones (George C. Scott) is a rural con artist (a 'flim flam man') who takes on a young army deserter Curley (Michael Sarrazin) as his protégé and teaches him the tricks of the trade.

Fools' Parade Trailer (1971)

18 August 1971

Homer Grindstaff is a big named banker in Glory and Doc Council is a prison official and they team up to plot to kill Appleyard and his ex-convict friends who were attempting to open up a general store in Stone Coal, West Virginia and then to take the money.

The Brotherhood of Satan Trailer (1971)

06 August 1971

A family is trapped in a desert town by a cult of senior-citizens who recruit the town's children to worship Satan.

The Secret of Nikola Tesla Trailer (1980)

12 September 1980

Life and times of Nikola Tesla, famous scientist whose inventions were stolen, but whose greatest contribution to mankind remain a mystery to this day.

Target Zero Trailer (1955)

15 November 1955

Drama set during the Korean War, released in 1955.

Nightwing Trailer (1979)

22 June 1979

Killer bats plague an Indian reservation in New Mexico.

Pocket Money Trailer (1972)

01 January 1972

Broke and in debt, an otherwise honest cowboy gets mixed up in some shady dealings with a crooked rancher.

Mitzi and a Hundred Guys Trailer (1975)

24 March 1975

One of several television specials starring actress and singer Mitzi Gaynor. This special includes guests Jack Albertson and Michael Landon.

Red Sky At Morning Trailer (1971)

12 May 1971

Before going off to World War II, Frank Arnold (Richard Crenna) relocates his wife, Ann (Claire Bloom), and son, Joshua (Richard Thomas), to New Mexico.

Steel Cowboy Trailer (1976)

06 December 1976

Trucker Clay Pfanner is on the verge of financial ruin. His truck is about to be repossesed and he sees no way out.

An Eye for an Eye Trailer (1966)

13 June 1966

Western revenge drama about a bounty hunter tracking down the men who murdered his wife and son.

Sanctuary Trailer (1961)

21 February 1961

Director Tony Richardson's 1961 film adaptation of the William Faulkner tales "Sanctuary" and "Requiem For A Nun", set in the American South, stars Lee Remick as a governor's daughter who is raped by a bootlegger.

The Black Whip Trailer (1956)

01 December 1956

A gang of renegade Civil War soldiers terrorize four women and the owners of an inn as they plot to kidnap the new governor of the state.

Black Patch Trailer (1957)

15 September 1957

A New Mexico Town Marshal, Clay Morgan, known as 'Black Patch' since he had lost an eye in the Civil War, takes his job seriously, especially after an old friend, Hank Danner, arrives in .

Copper Sky Trailer (1957)

01 September 1957

Alcoholic former cavalryman Hack Williams is arrested for killing an Indian, something he did not do.

Steve Martin: A Wild And Crazy Guy Trailer (1978)

22 November 1978

Steve Martin's first network special for NBC offers part concert footage (shot at the Universal Amphitheatre in Los Angeles) and part sketch comedy.

Stubby Pringle's Christmas Trailer (1978)

17 December 1978

Ranch hand Stubby Pringle journeys to a Christmas dance, hoping to find his true love, and learns a valuable lesson about the spirit of the holiday along the way.

Hotwire Trailer (1980)

01 September 1980

Car thieves go to work.