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Days of Wine and Roses | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  Days of Wine and Roses  117 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Blake Edwards]  [04 Feb 1963]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 8 wins & 13 nominations.
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Jack Klugman, Jack Lemmon, Lee Remick
Plot:  An alcoholic marries a young woman, whom he systematically addicts to booze so they can share his "passion" together.
Writer:  J.P. Miller
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Of Mice and Men | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  Of Mice and Men  106 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Lewis Milestone]  [12 Jan 1940]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 2 wins.
Actors:  Betty Field, Burgess Meredith, Charles Bickford, Lon Chaney Jr.
Plot:  Two itinerant migrant workers, one mentally disabled and the other his carer, take jobs as ranch hands during the Great Depression to fulfill their shared dream of owning their own ranch.
Writer:  John Steinbeck (by), Eugene Solow (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
A Star Is Born | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  A Star Is Born  154 min,  PG,  [Drama, Musical, Romance]  [George Cukor]  [16 Oct 1954]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 96%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 6 Oscars. Another 5 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Jack Carson, James Mason, Judy Garland
Plot:  A film star helps a young singer and actress find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career on a downward spiral.
Writer:  Moss Hart (screen play by), Dorothy Parker (based on the 1937 screen play by), Alan Campbell (based on the 1937 screen play by), Robert Carson (based on the 1937 screen play by), William A. Wellman (based on the 1937 story by), Robert Carson (based on the 1937 story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Farmer's Daughter | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  The Farmer's Daughter  97 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama, Romance]  [H.C. Potter]  [26 Mar 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Ethel Barrymore, Joseph Cotten, Loretta Young
Plot:  Katie Holstrom leaves the farm to become a nurse, but is sidetracked into domestic service, romance, and politics.
Writer:  Allen Rivkin, Laura Kerr, Hella Wuolijoki (play)
Language:  English, Swedish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mr. Lucky | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Mr. Lucky  100 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [H.C. Potter]  [01 Jul 1943]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Cary Grant, Charles Bickford, Gladys Cooper, Laraine Day
Plot:  A gambler has plans to swindle money from a charity program, but starts to have second thoughts when he falls for a rich society girl.
Writer:  Milton Holmes (screenplay), Adrian Scott (screenplay), Milton Holmes (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell  100 min,  APPROVED,  [Biography, Drama, War]  [Otto Preminger]  [31 Dec 1955]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Gary Cooper, Ralph Bellamy, Rod Steiger
Plot:  A dramatization of the American general and his court martial for publically complaining about High Command's dismissal and neglect of the aerial fighting forces.
Writer:  Milton Sperling (story and screenplay), Emmet Lavery (story and screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Brute Force | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  Brute Force  98 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Jules Dassin]  [01 Aug 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Charles Bickford, Hume Cronyn, Yvonne De Carlo
Plot:  At a tough penitentiary, prisoner Joe Collins plans to rebel against Captain Munsey, the power-mad chief guard.
Writer:  Richard Brooks (screenplay), Robert Patterson (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Johnny Belinda | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 83%  Johnny Belinda  102 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama]  [Jean Negulesco]  [14 Sep 1948]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 88%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 13 nominations.
Actors:  Agnes Moorehead, Charles Bickford, Jane Wyman, Lew Ayres
Plot:  In post-war Cape Breton, a doctor's efforts to tutor a deaf/mute woman are undermined when she is raped, and the resulting pregnancy causes scandal to swirl.
Writer:  Irma von Cube (screenplay), Allen Vincent (screenplay), Elmer Harris (from the stage play by)
Language:  English, American Sign Language    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Song of Bernadette | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  The Song of Bernadette  156 min,  APPROVED,  [Biography, Drama]  [Henry King]  [01 Apr 1945]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 4 Oscars. Another 4 wins & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Jennifer Jones, Lee J. Cobb, Vincent Price, William Eythe
Plot:  In 1858 France, Bernadette, an adolescent peasant girl, has a vision of "a beautiful lady" in the city dump. She never claims it to be anything other than this, but the townspeople all ...
Writer:  George Seaton (screenplay), Franz Werfel (novel)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Fallen Angel | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Fallen Angel  98 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Film-Noir, Mystery]  [Otto Preminger]  [20 Mar 1946]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Actors:  Alice Faye, Charles Bickford, Dana Andrews, Linda Darnell
Plot:  A slick con man arrives in a small town looking to make some money, but soon gets more than he bargained for.
Writer:  Harry Kleiner (screen play), Marty Holland (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Wing and a Prayer | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  Wing and a Prayer  97 min,  APPROVED,  [Action, Drama, War]  [Henry Hathaway]  [11 Jan 1945]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Dana Andrews, Don Ameche, William Eythe
Plot:  In WW2, an American aircraft carrier sails around the Pacific on a decoy mission until it joins the battle of Midway against the Japanese forces.
Writer:  Jerome Cady (story), Jerome Cady (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Dynamite | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Dynamite  129 min,  PASSED,  [Drama]  [Cecil B. DeMille]  [13 Dec 1929]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Conrad Nagel, Julia Faye, Kay Johnson
Plot:  Wealthy Cynthia is in love with not-so-wealthy Roger, who is married to Marcia. The threesome is terribly modern about the situation, and Marcia will gladly divorce Roger if Cynthia agrees ...
Writer:  Jeanie Macpherson (by), John Howard Lawson (dialogue), Gladys Unger (dialogue), Jeanie Macpherson (dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Four Faces West | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Four Faces West  89 min,  APPROVED,  [Western]  [Alfred E. Green]  [10 Jan 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Frances Dee, Joel McCrea, Joseph Calleia
Plot:  In New Mexico, a cowpoke forces a banker at gunpoint to give him a loan without collateral, in exchange for an IOU but the marshal and his posse chase after him.
Writer:  C. Graham Baker (screenplay), Teddi Sherman (screenplay), William Brent (adaptation), Milarde Brent (adaptation), Eugene Manlove Rhodes (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Little Miss Marker | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | 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
Anna Christie | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Anna Christie  89 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Clarence Brown]  [21 Feb 1930]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Charles Bickford, George F. Marion, Greta Garbo, Marie Dressler
Plot:  A young woman reunites with her estranged father and falls in love with a sailor, but struggles to tell them about her dark past.
Writer:  Frances Marion (adapted by), Eugene O'Neill (from play "Anna Christie")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Plainsman | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  The Plainsman  113 min,  APPROVED,  [Biography, History, Romance]  [Cecil B. DeMille]  [16 Nov 1936]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Gary Cooper, James Ellison, Jean Arthur
Plot:  Wild Bill Hickok attempts to stop an Indian uprising that was started by white gun-runners.
Writer:  Waldemar Young (screen play), Harold Lamb (screen play), Lynn Riggs (screen play), Jeanie Macpherson (material compiled by), Courtney Ryley Cooper (based on data from stories by), Frank J. Wilstach (based on data from stories by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Jim Thorpe -- All-American | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Jim Thorpe -- All-American  107 min,  APPROVED,  [Biography, Drama, Sport]  [Michael Curtiz]  [24 Aug 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Charles Bickford, Phyllis Thaxter, Steve Cochran
Plot:  The triumph and tragedy of Native American Jim Thorpe, who, after winning both the pentathlon and decathlon in the same Olympics, is stripped of his medals on a technicality.
Writer:  Douglas Morrow (screenplay), Everett Freeman (screenplay), Frank Davis (additional dialogue), Douglas Morrow (story), Vincent X. Flaherty (story), Russell Birdwell (biography), Jim Thorpe (biography)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
This Day and Age | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  This Day and Age  86 min,  [Crime, Drama]  [Cecil B. DeMille]  [25 Aug 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Harry Green, Judith Allen, Richard Cromwell
Plot:  High school students band together to dispense vigilante justice against a vicious gangland boss.
Writer:  Bartlett Cormack
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Wicked Woman | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  A Wicked Woman  72 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Charles Brabin]  [07 Dec 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Betty Furness, Charles Bickford, Jean Parker, Mady Christians
Plot:  Naomi is almost to term with her fourth child when Ed decides to leave taking all their money and the oldest son Curtis. With the sheriff after him, he is in no mood to think of his family....
Writer:  Florence Ryerson (screen play), Zelda Sears (screen play), Anne Austin (from the book by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mister Cory | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Mister Cory  92 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Blake Edwards]  [11 Apr 1957]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Kathryn Grant, Martha Hyer, Tony Curtis
Plot:  A street-smart young man from the Chicago slums dreams of cajoling with the rich and powerful, no matter the cost.
Writer:  Blake Edwards (screenplay), Leo Rosten (from a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Daughter of Shanghai | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Daughter of Shanghai  62 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Romance]  [Robert Florey]  [17 Dec 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Anna May Wong, Buster Crabbe, Cecil Cunningham, Charles Bickford
Plot:  Chinese-American woman tries to expose illegal alien smuggling ring.
Writer:  Gladys Unger (screenplay), Garnett Weston (screenplay), Garnett Weston (based on a story by)
Language:  English, Cantonese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Raging Tide | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  The Raging Tide  93 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [George Sherman]  [01 Nov 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Richard Conte, Shelley Winters, Stephen McNally
Plot:  A San Francisco hood is rubbed out by rival Bruno Felkin, who himself reports the crime to Homicide Lieut. Kelsey in an alibi scheme which fails. To escape, he stows away on a fishing boat....
Writer:  Ernest K. Gann (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Woman on the Beach | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  The Woman on the Beach  71 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Film-Noir, Romance]  [Jean Renoir]  [01 Jul 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Joan Bennett, Nan Leslie, Robert Ryan
Plot:  A Coast Guardsman suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress becomes involved with a beautiful and enigmatic seductress married to a blind painter.
Writer:  Frank Davis (screenplay), Jean Renoir (screenplay), J.R. Michael Hogan (adaptation), Mitchell Wilson (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Squaw Man | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  The Squaw Man  107 min,  PASSED,  [Western]  [Cecil B. DeMille]  [05 Sep 1931]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Eleanor Boardman, Lupe Velez, Warner Baxter
Plot:  Jim Wyngate, an English aristocrat, comes to the American West under a cloud of suspicion for embezzlement actually committed by his cousin Lord Henry. In Wyoming, Wyngate runs afoul of ...
Writer:  Edwin Milton Royle (by), Lucien Hubbard (screen play), Lenore J. Coffee (screen play), Elsie Janis (dialogue by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Farmer Takes a Wife | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  The Farmer Takes a Wife  91 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Victor Fleming]  [02 Aug 1935]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Henry Fonda, Janet Gaynor, Slim Summerville
Plot:  Charming love story set on the Erie Canal in the mid-19th Century. A farmer works on the canal to earn money to buy a farm. He meets a cook on a canal boat, but she can't even consider ...
Writer:  Walter D. Edmonds (novel), Marc Connelly (play), Frank B. Elser (play), Edwin J. Burke, Edward E. Paramore Jr. (contributor to special sequences)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Riding High | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  Riding High  112 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy]  [Frank Capra]  [12 Apr 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bing Crosby, Charles Bickford, Coleen Gray, Frances Gifford
Plot:  A horse trainer who has fallen on hard times looks to his horse, Broadway Bill, to finally win the big race.
Writer:  Robert Riskin (screenplay), Melville Shavelson (additional dialogue), Jack Rose (additional dialogue), Mark Hellinger (based on a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Guilty of Treason | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Guilty of Treason  86 min,  [Drama, History]  [Felix E. Feist]  [20 Feb 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bonita Granville, Charles Bickford, Paul Kelly, Richard Derr
Plot:  The story of Cardinal Josef Mindzhenty, a Roman Catholic cardinal from Hungary who spoke out against both the Nazi occupation of his country during World War II and the Communist regime ...
Writer:  Emmet Lavery (screenplay), Emmet Lavery (story), J√≥zsef Cardinal Mindszenty (personal papers)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
You Can't Run Away from It | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  You Can't Run Away from It  95 min,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Dick Powell]  [31 Oct 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Jack Lemmon, June Allyson, Paul Gilbert
Plot:  Ellen (June Allyson) is kidnapped by father (Charles Bickford) after she ran off and got married to someone he thinks is a gold digger. She escapes and starts an adventurous trip back to ...
Writer:  Samuel Hopkins Adams (story "Night Bus"), Claude Binyon, Robert Riskin (earlier screenplay), Robert Riskin (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Queen of the Yukon | Movie Details for Actor Charles Bickford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  Queen of the Yukon  73 min,  [Adventure, Western]  [Phil Rosen]  [26 Aug 1940]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Dave O'Brien, Irene Rich, June Carlson
Plot:  Sadie owns a riverboat that gold-miners are using to travel to their claims, while gambling and drinking on the way. The Yukon Mining Company sends Thorne to take over Sadie's boat and then...
Writer:  Jack London (stories), George Waggner (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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