We use cookies to improve your browsing experience on this site, show targeted ads, analyze traffic, and understand where our audiences come from. To learn more, read our Privacy Policy or contact us with any questions.
login | register
0 film ratings

Jan Sterling

Jan Sterling

Country: USA

Total Credits at Criticker: 33 (Actor)

Picture submitted by Gauntlet

Find more information about Jan Sterling at The Internet Movie Database

Edit Biography

Titles you haven't rated - Actor (33)

    First Monday in October (1981)
    Ruth Loomis (Jill Clayburg) becomes the first woman appointed to the United States Supreme Court. A staunch conservative, she immediatly runs into conflict with Dan Snow (Walter Matthau), the high court's resident liberal. Although, they never agree on the issues before the Court, they develop a respect and affection for one another after several comedic encounters. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    The Minx (1969)
    A businessman hosts a hunting party at a remote lodge, and hires three prostitutes to take care of his clients. However, the girls have their own plans and secretly install cameras in the bedrooms to record the activities for future use. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    The Angry Breed (1968)
    A young actor tries unsuccessfully to sell a script that was given to him in Vietnam. He gets involved in a series of adventures while he retires to live in hermit style on the beach of Malibu. (BFI)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    The Incident (1967)
    The passengers on a New York subway car are terrorized by two teenage delinquents. Although outnumbered, the teenagers take advantage of the passenger's passivity and unwillingness to act together. We watch how the different personalities of the passengers react to the situation. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Love in a Goldfish Bowl (1961)
    Two troubled college freshmen find themselves united by their mutual family woes in a beachhouse. (tcm.com)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Kathy O
    A publicity man tries to hide a child film star's brattiness from a magazine writer, who happens to be his ex-wife. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    The Female Animal (1958)
    An aging film star and her alcoholic daughter compete for a handsome extra. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    High School Confidential! (1958)
    A young undercover agent obtains evidence against dope pushers. (Leonard Maltin's Movie & Video Guide)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (1957)
    Three men gun down Solly Pitts, 'rebel' against the racket-ridden Longshoremen's Union. Before dying, Pitts tells his wife 'Cockeye' Cook was one of the killers...but won't repeat it to the police, nor will anyone else help them. It seems it's a dockyard tradition to handle private battles without help. Bill Keating, new to the D.A.'s office, is just naive enough to think he can make a case against Cook; but his efforts seem to be leading only to further violence. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    The Harder They Fall (1956)
    Jobless sportswriter Eddie Willis is hired by corrupt fight promoter Nick Benko to promote his current protege, an unknown Argentinian named Toro Moreno... (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    1984 (1956)
    In a futuristic, state-run society controlled by "Big Brother" in which love is outlawed, employee of the state Winston Smith falls for Julia, and is tortured and brainwashed for his crime. (IMDb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Female on the Beach (1955)
    Moving into a beach house involves Lynn Markham in mystery, danger, and romance with a beach boy of dubious motives. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Women
    A crusading psychiatrist battles a sadistic female warden to improve conditions at a women's prison. (TCM.com)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Man with the Gun (1955)
    A stranger comes to town looking for his estranged wife. He finds her running the local girls. He also finds a town and sheriff afraid of their own shadow, scared of a landowner they never see who rules through his rowdy sidekicks. The stranger is a town tamer by trade, and he accepts a $500 commission to sort things out. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Alaska Seas (1954)
    The owner of a salmon cannery in Alaska hires a man who had formerly been his partner, and comes to regret it. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    The Human Jungle (1954)
    Danforth is assigned to take over the police department in a section of a large city saddled with juvenile delinquency, petty crimes, graft and also a recent unsolved murder of a strip-tease dancer. Recognizing the laxity of the department he implements many changes and soon finds himself under fire by the newspapers, the attorney of a racket leader and the denizens of this human jungle. He calls this a cop's war that is the same as a soldier's war with the difference being that people hate cops (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Return from the Sea (1954)
    A hardened career navel officer must come to terms with adapting to civilian life with the help of a waitress that can see through his tough veneer.
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    The High and the Mighty (1954)
    When a commercial airliner developes engine problems on a trans- Pacific flight and the pilot loses his nerve, it is up to the washed-up co-pilot Dan Roman to bring the plane in safely. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    The Vanquished (1953)
    A Southern States official returns home after the Civil War and has to see that in his village the law is in the hands of a few scrupoulos people. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Pony Express (1953)
    Buffalo Bill and Wild Bill Hickok develop the Pony Express uniting the country. Charlton Heston demonstrates his role as his generation's WIlliam Shatner.
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Split Second (1953)
    Sam Hurley, "Nation's No. 1 killer" with a cold contempt for "heroes," escapes prison with two companions and takes a mixed bag of hostages to Nevada ghost town Lost Hope City. He knows they won't be found there because an atom-bomb test is planned for next morning! Relationships shift and tension builds as Hurley keeps the others in suspense as to whether he will let them escape before bomb time. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Flesh and Fury (1952)
    A deaf boxer is exploited by a gold-digging blonde. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Sky Full of Moon (1952)
    Harley 'Tumbleweeds' Williams is a mellow rodeo competitor who lacks entry fee cash. He enters a casino owned by Al and increases, then loses his money. Club employee Dixie hatches a plan to get both her and Harley a small fortune.
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Ace in the Hole (1951)
    When a man is trapped alive in a mine collapse, a self-interested reporter and the townspeople cynically create what we now call a "media circus". (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    The Mating Season (1951)
    Ellen McNulty sells her New Jersey hamburger stand and heads west to pay a surprise visit to her son and his new bride. When Ellen arrives, her daughter-in-law mistakes her for the maid she has hired for a big party her husband is throwing to impress his boss. Rather than cause any embarrassment, Ellen goes along with the charade, which leads to many complications. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Rhubarb (1951)
    Rich, eccentric T.J. Banner adopts a feral cat who becomes an affectionate pet. Then T.J. dies, leaving to Rhubarb most of his money and a pro baseball team, the Brooklyn Loons. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Appointment with Danger (1951)
    Relentless postal inspector Al Goddard is set to Gary, Indiana, when another officer is murdered. He must find the nun who witnessed the murder, then infiltrate the gang by convincing them he is a postal inspector gone bad. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    The Skipper Surprised His Wife (1950)
    The titular skipper, Cmdr. William Lattimer, is played by Robert Walker, while his wife Daphne is portrayed by Joan Leslie. When Daphne is incapacitated by a broken leg, the skipper takes over management of their home. A stickler for nautical discipline, Lattimer tries to run things "the Navy way," but this proves not only futile but ridiculous. A secondary plot involves the efforts made by Lattimer and his superior officer Admiral Homer Thorndyke Edward Arnold to line up appropriate civilian jo (allrovi.com)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Caged (1950)
    A naive nineteen year old widow becomes coarsened and cynical when she is sent to a woman's prison and is exposed to hardened criminals and sadistic guards. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Union Station (1950)
    Secretary Joyce Willecombe grows suspicious of two men boarding her train and is referred to 'Tough Willy' Calhoun, head of the Union Station police. The all-seeing, no-nonsense Calhoun is initially skeptical, but the men (who escape) prove to be involved in a kidnap case. (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Mystery Street (1950)
    A film noir police procedural set in Boston, Mystery Street stars Ricardo Montalban as a detective trying to solve a nightclub dancer's (Jan Sterling) murder with the help of a Harvard doctor (Bruce Bennett).
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info
    Johnny Belinda (1948)
    In a small fishing village on the island of Cape Breton, Dr. Robert Richardson takes an interest in a sweet deaf mute named Belinda. He teaches her sign language and lip reading, and she soon falls in love with him. When Belinda is left alone one night, she is raped by the town bully, Locky MacCormick. When Robert takes her to see a doctor, it is discovered she is pregnant... (imdb)
    Probable Score
    Not Enough Info