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Paths of Glory | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  Paths of Glory  88 min,  [Drama, War]  [Stanley Kubrick]  [01 Nov 1957]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 95%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 4 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, George Macready, Kirk Douglas, Ralph Meeker
Plot:  After refusing to attack an enemy position, a general accuses the soldiers of cowardice and their commanding officer must defend them.
Writer:  Stanley Kubrick (screenplay), Calder Willingham (screenplay), Jim Thompson (screenplay), Humphrey Cobb (based on the novel "Paths of Glory" by)
Language:  English, German, Latin    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Star Is Born | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  A Star Is Born  111 min,  [Drama]  [William A. Wellman, Jack Conway]  [27 Apr 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 7 nominations.
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Fredric March, Janet Gaynor, May Robson
Plot:  A young woman comes to Hollywood with dreams of stardom, but achieves them only with the help of an alcoholic leading man whose best days are behind him.
Writer:  Dorothy Parker (screen play by), Alan Campbell (screen play by), Robert Carson (screen play by), William A. Wellman (from a story by), Robert Carson (from a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Morocco | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Morocco  92 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Josef von Sternberg]  [06 Dec 1930]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 3 wins.
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Gary Cooper, Marlene Dietrich, Ullrich Haupt
Plot:  A cabaret singer and a Legionnaire fall in love, but their relationship is complicated by the results of his womanizing and due to the appearance of a rich man who wants her for himself.
Writer:  Jules Furthman (adapted by), Benno Vigny (from the play "Amy Jolly" by)
Language:  English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Stage Door | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Stage Door  92 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Gregory La Cava]  [08 Oct 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 95%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Gail Patrick, Ginger Rogers, Katharine Hepburn
Plot:  A chronicle of the ambitions, dreams, and disappointments of aspiring actresses who all live in the same boarding house.
Writer:  Morrie Ryskind (screen play), Anthony Veiller (screen play), Edna Ferber (from the play by), George S. Kaufman (from the play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
You Were Never Lovelier | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  You Were Never Lovelier  97 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [William A. Seiter]  [19 Nov 1942]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Fred Astaire, Isobel Elsom, Rita Hayworth
Plot:  In Buenos Aires, a man who has decreed that his daughters must marry in order of age allows an American dancer to perform at his club under the condition that he play suitor to his second-oldest daughter.
Writer:  Michael Fessier (screenplay), Ernest Pagano (screenplay), Delmer Daves (screenplay), Carlos A. Olivari (story), Sixto Pondal Ríos (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Three Musketeers | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  The Three Musketeers  119 min,  [Action, Adventure, Romance]  [Fred Niblo]  [28 Aug 1921]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Mary MacLaren, Nigel De Brulier, Thomas Holding
Plot:  The young Gascon D'Artagnan arrives in Paris, his heart set on joining the king's Musketeers. He is taken under the wings of three of the most respected and feared Musketeers, Porthos, ...
Writer:  Alexandre Dumas (by: "The Three Musketeers"), Edward Knoblock (adapted by), Lotta Woods (scenario editor)
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Front Page | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  The Front Page  101 min,  TV-PG,  [Comedy]  [Lewis Milestone]  [04 Apr 1931]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 2 wins.
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Edward Everett Horton, Mary Brian, Pat O'Brien
Plot:  An investigative reporter sees an opportunity for the story of a lifetime when an accused murderer escapes hanging.
Writer:  Ben Hecht (by), Charles MacArthur (by), Bartlett Cormack (adaptation), Charles Lederer (additional dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Farewell to Arms | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  A Farewell to Arms  80 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama, Romance, War]  [Frank Borzage]  [08 Dec 1932]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Gary Cooper, Helen Hayes, Mary Philips
Plot:  An American ambulance driver and an English nurse fall in love in Italy during World War I.
Writer:  Benjamin Glazer (screenplay), Oliver H.P. Garrett (screenplay), Ernest Hemingway (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Sniper | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  The Sniper  88 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Edward Dmytryk]  [07 Aug 1952]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Arthur Franz, Gerald Mohr, Marie Windsor
Plot:  A sniper kills young brunettes as the police attempt to grapple with the psychology of the unknown assailant.
Writer:  Harry Brown (screen play by), Edna Anhalt (story by), Edward Anhalt (story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
One Hundred Men and a Girl | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  One Hundred Men and a Girl  84 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Music]  [Henry Koster]  [05 Sep 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 4 nominations.
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Alice Brady, Deanna Durbin, Leopold Stokowski
Plot:  The daughter of a struggling musician forms a symphony orchestra made up of his unemployed friends and through persistence, charm and a few misunderstandings, is able to get Leopold ...
Writer:  Bruce Manning (original screen play), Charles Kenyon (original screen play), James Mulhauser (original screen play), Hanns Kräly (based on an idea by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Roxie Hart | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Roxie Hart  75 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Crime, Romance]  [William A. Wellman]  [28 May 1942]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, George Montgomery, Ginger Rogers, Lynne Overman
Plot:  Roxie Hart signs a murder confession in order to attract publicity for her dancing career as dames don't swing in Cook County. Will everything go as planned?
Writer:  Nunnally Johnson (written for the screen by), Maurine Dallas Watkins (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Gold Diggers of 1935 | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Gold Diggers of 1935  95 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical]  [Busby Berkeley]  [15 Mar 1935]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Alice Brady, Dick Powell, Gloria Stuart
Plot:  Romantic antics abound among the guests at a luxury hotel, including a stage director, an eccentric millionaire, and the daughter of a financial backer.
Writer:  Manuel Seff (screen play), Peter Milne (screen play), Robert Lord (story), Peter Milne (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Sorrows of Satan | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  The Sorrows of Satan  90 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [D.W. Griffith]  [12 Oct 1926]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Carol Dempster, Lya De Putti, Ricardo Cortez
Plot:  Geoffrey, a young and impoverished writer, is desperately in love with Mavis, who lives at his boardinghouse and is also pursuing a writing career. Unable to marry her because of his ...
Writer:  Marie Corelli (novel), John Russell (adaptation), Forrest Halsey (screenplay), Julian Johnson (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Open All Night | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Open All Night  64 min,  [Comedy]  [Paul Bern]  [13 Oct 1924]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Jetta Goudal, Raymond Griffith, Viola Dana
Plot:  A couple's marriage is going stale. She wants a take-charge kind of guy, someone who'll show her who the boss is. He's not that type, and in fact believes that women don't really respect ...
Writer:  Willis Goldbeck, Paul Morand (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Tall Target | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  The Tall Target  78 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Crime, Drama]  [Anthony Mann]  [17 Aug 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Dick Powell, Marshall Thompson, Paula Raymond
Plot:  A New York City detective, traveling by train between New York and Baltimore, tries to foil an on-board plot to assassinate President-elect Abraham Lincoln before he reaches Baltimore to give a major pre-Inauguration speech in 1861.
Writer:  George Worthing Yates (screenplay), Art Cohn (screenplay), George Worthing Yates (story), Daniel Mainwaring (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Little Miss Marker | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Little Miss Marker  80 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Drama, Family]  [Alexander Hall]  [01 Jun 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Charles Bickford, Dorothy Dell, Shirley Temple
Plot:  Little Martha Jane, aka Little Miss Marker (Temple) is left with the bookmaker Sorrowful Jones by her dad as part of a bet on a horserace. Sorrowful (Menjou) and his group of fellow bookies...
Writer:  Damon Runyon (original story), William R. Lipman (screenplay), Sam Hellman (screenplay), Gladys Lehman (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Forbidden | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Forbidden  85 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Frank Capra]  [15 Jan 1932]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Barbara Stanwyck, Dorothy Peterson, Ralph Bellamy
Plot:  A librarian takes a cruise and falls for an unobtainable man, a district attorney married to a crippled woman.
Writer:  Frank Capra (story), Jo Swerling (adaptation)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Hi Diddle Diddle | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Hi Diddle Diddle  72 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical]  [Andrew L. Stone]  [02 Aug 1943]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Dennis O'Keefe, Martha Scott, Pola Negri
Plot:  When the bride's mother is supposedly swindled out of her money by a spurned suitor, the groom's father orchestrates a scheme of his own to set things right. He is aided by a cabaret singer...
Writer:  Frederick J. Jackson (screenplay), Edmund L. Hartmann (story), Andrew L. Stone (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Golden Boy | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Golden Boy  99 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Rouben Mamoulian]  [05 Sep 1939]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Barbara Stanwyck, Lee J. Cobb, William Holden
Plot:  Despite his musical talent, Joe Bonaparte wants to be a boxer.
Writer:  Lewis Meltzer (screenplay), Daniel Taradash (screenplay), Sarah Y. Mason (screenplay), Victor Heerman (screenplay), Clifford Odets (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Milky Way | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The Milky Way  89 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy]  [Leo McCarey, Ray McCarey, Norman Z. McLeod]  [07 Feb 1936]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Harold Lloyd, Helen Mack, Verree Teasdale
Plot:  Timid milkman, Burleigh Sullivan (Lloyd), somehow knocks out a boxing champ in a brawl. The fighter's manager decides to build up the milkman's reputation in a series of fixed fights and ...
Writer:  Grover Jones (screen play), Frank Butler (screen play), Richard Connell (screen play), Lynn Root (from a play by), Harry Clork (from a play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Hucksters | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The Hucksters  115 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Comedy, Romance]  [Jack Conway]  [27 Aug 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Clark Gable, Deborah Kerr, Sydney Greenstreet
Plot:  A World War II veteran wants to return to advertising on his own terms, but finds it difficult to be successful and maintain his integrity.
Writer:  Frederic Wakeman (novel), Luther Davis (screenplay), Edward Chodorov (adaptation), George Wells (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Are Parents People? | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Are Parents People?  60 min,  [Comedy]  [Malcolm St. Clair]  [14 Jul 1925]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Betty Bronson, Florence Vidor, George Beranger
Plot:  The teenage daughter of a wealthy couple is horrified to find out that her parents, who spend most of their time fighting with each other, are planning to divorce. She schemes to get them ...
Writer:  Frances Agnew, Alice Duer Miller
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Forbidden Paradise | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Forbidden Paradise  76 min,  [Comedy]  [Ernst Lubitsch]  [30 Nov 1924]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Pauline Starke, Pola Negri, Rod La Rocque
Plot:  Forbidden Paradise is a 1924 American silent drama film produced by Famous Players-Lasky and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It was directed by German film director Ernst Lubitsch. The ...
Writer:  Lajos Biró (play), Agnes Christine Johnston, Hanns Kräly, Melchior Lengyel (play)
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Morning Glory | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Morning Glory  74 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Lowell Sherman]  [18 Aug 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Katharine Hepburn, Mary Duncan
Plot:  When a naively innocent, aspiring actress arrives on the Broadway scene, she is taken under the wing of several theater veterans who mentor her to ultimate success.
Writer:  Howard J. Green (screen play), Zoe Akins (from the play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Turnabout | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  Turnabout  83 min,  [Comedy, Fantasy]  [Hal Roach]  [17 May 1940]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Carole Landis, John Hubbard, William Gargan
Plot:  Bickering husband and wife Tim and Sally Willows mutter a few angry words to a statue of Buddha and wind up living each other's life.
Writer:  Thorne Smith (novel), Mickell Novack (screen play), Berne Giler (screen play), John McClain (screen play), Rian James (additional dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
To Please a Lady | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  To Please a Lady  91 min,  PASSED,  [Action, Romance, Sport]  [Clarence Brown]  [13 Oct 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Barbara Stanwyck, Clark Gable, Will Geer
Plot:  A former war hero and midget car racer meets his match in a feisty reporter who blames his reckless tactics for an accidental racing death.
Writer:  Barré Lyndon (story), Marge Decker (story), Barré Lyndon (screenplay), Marge Decker (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Swan | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  The Swan  85 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Dimitri Buchowetzki]  [16 Feb 1925]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Frances Howard, Ida Waterman, Ricardo Cortez
Plot:  N/A
Writer:  Melville Baker (translation), Dimitri Buchowetzki, Ferenc Molnár (play)
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Across the Wide Missouri | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  Across the Wide Missouri  78 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Romance, Western]  [William A. Wellman]  [21 Oct 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Clark Gable, John Hodiak, Ricardo Montalban
Plot:  Trapper Flint Mitchell and other mountain men from the Rendezvous join forces to enter virgin trapping territory but must contend with a resentful Blackfoot chief.
Writer:  Talbot Jennings (screenplay), Talbot Jennings (story), Frank Cavett (story)
Language:  English, French, North American Indian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The King on Main Street | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  The King on Main Street  60 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Monta Bell]  [25 Oct 1925]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Bessie Love, Greta Nissen, Oscar Shaw
Plot:  N/A
Writer:  Monta Bell (adaptation), Douglas Z. Doty
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Ambassador's Daughter | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  The Ambassador's Daughter  103 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Norman Krasna]  [26 Jul 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, John Forsythe, Myrna Loy, Olivia de Havilland
Plot:  Joan Fisk, daughter of the American ambassador to France, is bored with entertaining the wives of visiting V.I.P.s and decides to conduct an experiment. She accepts a date with an American ...
Writer:  Norman Krasna
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Dancing in the Dark | Movie Details for Actor Adolphe Menjou | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 55%  Dancing in the Dark  92 min,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Irving Reis]  [22 Mar 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Betsy Drake, Mark Stevens, William Powell
Plot:  Conceited actor Emery Slade, on a mission to recruit a Broadway star for Fox, picks unknown Julie Clarke instead.
Writer:  Howard Dietz (play), Jay Dratler (additional dialogue), George S. Kaufman (play), Mary C. McCall Jr., Arthur Schwartz (play), Marion Turk (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB

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