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Seven Days in May | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  Seven Days in May  118 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance, Thriller]  [John Frankenheimer]  [01 Mar 1964]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 4 wins & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Ava Gardner, Burt Lancaster, Fredric March, Kirk Douglas
Plot:  United States military leaders plot to overthrow the President because he supports a nuclear disarmament treaty and they fear a Soviet sneak attack.
Writer:  Fletcher Knebel (novel), Charles W. Bailey II (novel), Rod Serling (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Killers | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  The Killers  103 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Robert Siodmak]  [30 Aug 1946]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 3 wins.
Actors:  Albert Dekker, Ava Gardner, Burt Lancaster, Edmond O'Brien
Plot:  Hit men kill an unresisting victim, and investigator Reardon uncovers his past involvement with beautiful, deadly Kitty Collins.
Writer:  Anthony Veiller (screenplay), Ernest Hemingway (from the story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Barefoot Contessa | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  The Barefoot Contessa  128 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Joseph L. Mankiewicz]  [29 Sep 1954]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Ava Gardner, Edmond O'Brien, Humphrey Bogart, Marius Goring
Plot:  At Maria Vargas' funeral, several people recall who she was and the impact she had on them. Harry Dawes was a not very successful writer/director when he and movie producer Kirk Edwards ...
Writer:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Language:  English, Spanish, Italian    Country:  Italy, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Bhowani Junction | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 82%  Bhowani Junction  110 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Drama, History]  [George Cukor]  [01 May 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Abraham Sofaer, Ava Gardner, Bill Travers, Stewart Granger
Plot:  Anglo-Indian Victoria Jones seeks her true identity amid the chaos of the British withdrawal from India.
Writer:  Sonya Levien (screenplay), Ivan Moffat (screenplay), John Masters (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Snows of Kilimanjaro | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 81%  The Snows of Kilimanjaro  114 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Drama, Romance]  [Henry King, Roy Ward Baker]  [25 Dec 1952]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Ava Gardner, Gregory Peck, Hildegard Knef, Susan Hayward
Plot:  Writer Harry Street reflects on his life as he lies dying from an infection while on safari in the shadow of Mount Kilamanjaro.
Writer:  Casey Robinson (screenplay)
Language:  English, French, Spanish, Swahili    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Show Boat | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Show Boat  108 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Family, Musical]  [George Sidney]  [24 Sep 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 89%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Ava Gardner, Howard Keel, Joe E. Brown, Kathryn Grayson
Plot:  The daughter of a riverboat captain falls in love with a charming gambler, but their fairytale romance is threatened when his luck turns sour.
Writer:  John Lee Mahin (screen play), Jerome Kern (based on the immortal musical play "Show Boat" by), Oscar Hammerstein II (based on the immortal musical play "Show Boat" by), Edna Ferber (from novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Pandora and the Flying Dutchman | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  Pandora and the Flying Dutchman  122 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Fantasy, Mystery]  [Albert Lewin]  [15 Oct 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, External Reviews
Awards:  3 nominations.
Actors:  Ava Gardner, James Mason, Nigel Patrick, Sheila Sim
Plot:  A seductive woman falls in love with a mysterious ship's captain.
Writer:  Albert Lewin (story and screenplay), Omar Khayyam (quotation)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Night of the Iguana | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  The Night of the Iguana  125 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [John Huston]  [06 Aug 1964]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 71%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 13 nominations.
Actors:  Ava Gardner, Deborah Kerr, Richard Burton, Sue Lyon
Plot:  A defrocked Episcopal clergyman leads a bus-load of middle-aged Baptist women on a tour of the Mexican coast and comes to terms with the failure haunting his life.
Writer:  Tennessee Williams (play), Anthony Veiller (screenplay), John Huston (screenplay)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mogambo | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  Mogambo  116 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Drama, Romance]  [John Ford]  [09 Oct 1953]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 82%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Ava Gardner, Clark Gable, Donald Sinden, Grace Kelly
Plot:  On a Kenyan safari, white hunter Victor Marswell has a love triangle with seductive American socialite Eloise Kelly and anthropologist Donald Nordley's cheating wife Linda.
Writer:  John Lee Mahin (screenplay), Wilson Collison (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
On the Beach | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  On the Beach  134 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi]  [Stanley Kramer]  [17 Dec 1959]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 75%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 4 wins & 7 nominations.
Actors:  Anthony Perkins, Ava Gardner, Fred Astaire, Gregory Peck
Plot:  After a global nuclear war, the residents of Australia must come to terms with the fact that all life will be destroyed in a matter of months.
Writer:  John Paxton (screenplay), Nevil Shute (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean  120 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [John Huston]  [06 Dec 1972]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 71%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 nominations.
Actors:  Ava Gardner, Fred Brookfield, Gary Combs, Paul Newman, Roy Jenson
Plot:  In Vinegaroon, Texas, former outlaw Roy Bean appoints himself the judge for the region and dispenses his brand of justice as he sees fit.
Writer:  John Milius (original screenplay)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
East Side, West Side | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  East Side, West Side  108 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [21 Jul 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ava Gardner, Barbara Stanwyck, James Mason, Van Heflin
Plot:  A vain businessman puts strains on his happy marriage to a rich, beautiful socialite by allowing himself be be seduced by a former girlfriend.
Writer:  Isobel Lennart (screenplay), Marcia Davenport (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Bribe | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The Bribe  98 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Robert Z. Leonard, Vincente Minnelli]  [25 Aug 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ava Gardner, Charles Laughton, Robert Taylor, Vincent Price
Plot:  Federal agent Rigby, in Central America to trace stolen plane engines, falls for the gorgeous wife of the chief suspect.
Writer:  Marguerite Roberts (screenplay), Frederick Nebel (short story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Priest of Love | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Priest of Love  125 min,  R,  [Biography, Drama, Romance]  [Christopher Miles]  [11 Oct 1981]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ava Gardner, Graham Faulkner, Ian McKellen, Janet Suzman, Penelope Keith
Plot:  Following the banning and burning of his novel, "The Rainbow," D.H. Lawrence and his wife, Frieda, move to the United States, and then to Mexico. When Lawrence contracts tuberculosis, they ...
Writer:  Harry T. Moore (book), Alan Plater
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mayerling | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Mayerling  140 min,  PG-13,  [Drama, History, Romance]  [Terence Young]  [19 Dec 1968]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ava Gardner, Catherine Deneuve, James Mason, Omar Sharif
Plot:  Based on real life events that led to tragic deaths of Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria and his lover Baroness Mary Vetsera.
Writer:  Claude Anet (novel), Michel Arnold (novel), Denis Cannan (additional dialogue), Terence Young (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, France    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
55 Days at Peking | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  55 Days at Peking  154 min,  UNRATED,  [Action, Adventure, Drama]  [Nicholas Ray, Guy Green]  [06 May 1963]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 57%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 3 nominations.
Actors:  Ava Gardner, Charlton Heston, David Niven, Flora Robson
Plot:  During the 1900 Boxer Rebellion against foreigners in China, U.S. Marine Major Matt Lewis, aided by British Consul Sir Arthur Robertson, devises a strategy to keep the rebels at bay until an international military relief force arrives.
Writer:  Robert Hamer (additional dialogue), Philip Yordan (screenplay), Bernard Gordon (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Ride, Vaquero! | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  Ride, Vaquero!  90 min,  [Romance, Western]  [John Farrow]  [17 Jul 1953]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anthony Quinn, Ava Gardner, Howard Keel, Robert Taylor
Plot:  Two outlaws, Rio and Esqueda, raised together as step-brothers, have a showdown over the issue of whether to evict new settlers from their territory.
Writer:  Frank Fenton (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Sentinel | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  The Sentinel  92 min,  R,  [Horror]  [Michael Winner]  [12 May 1977]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 58%, External Reviews
Awards:  4 nominations.
Actors:  Ava Gardner, Chris Sarandon, Cristina Raines, John Carradine, Martin Balsam
Plot:  Not ready for marriage, a fashion model moves into an unbelievably cheap Brooklyn Heights apartment, where weird occurrences turn into a much more frightening turn of events.
Writer:  Jeffrey Konvitz (novel), Michael Winner (screenplay), Jeffrey Konvitz (screenplay)
Language:  English, Italian, Latin    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Lone Star | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Lone Star  94 min,  APPROVED,  [Action, Adventure, History]  [Vincent Sherman]  [08 Feb 1952]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ava Gardner, Broderick Crawford, Clark Gable, Lionel Barrymore
Plot:  Ex-President Andrew Jackson sends Texan Devereaux Burke back home on a mission to facilitate Sam Houston's drive for U.S. statehood.
Writer:  Borden Chase, Howard Estabrook (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Little Hut | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 58%  The Little Hut  78 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Mark Robson]  [16 Aug 1957]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ava Gardner, David Niven, Stewart Granger, Walter Chiari
Plot:  Three people, Susan and Philip Ashlow and Henry Brittingham-Brett are washed ashore on a deserted island after a shipwreck. Henry is Susan's lover. Since the island is filled with things to...
Writer:  AndrĂ© Roussin (play), Nancy Mitford (adaptation), F. Hugh Herbert
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Naked Maja | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 55%  The Naked Maja  111 min,  [Adventure, Biography, Drama]  [Henry Koster]  [20 Dec 1958]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.5/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Amedeo Nazzari, Anthony Franciosa, Ava Gardner, Gino Cervi
Plot:  Love takes precedence over art and politics as Spanish painter Goya pines for an aloof duchess.
Writer:  Norman Corwin (screenplay), Giorgio Prosperi (screenplay), Oscar Saul (story), Talbot Jennings (story)
Language:  English    Country:  Italy, France, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Earthquake | Movie Details for Actor Ava Gardner | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 46%  Earthquake  123 min,  PG,  [Action, Drama, Thriller]  [Mark Robson]  [15 Nov 1974]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 35%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 7 nominations.
Actors:  Ava Gardner, Charlton Heston, George Kennedy, Lorne Greene
Plot:  Various interconnected people struggle to survive when an earthquake of unimaginable magnitude hits Los Angeles, California.
Writer:  George Fox, Mario Puzo
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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