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Laura | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 90%  Laura  88 min,  [Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery]  [Otto Preminger]  [01 Nov 1944]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Clifton Webb, Dana Andrews, Gene Tierney, Vincent Price
Plot:  A police detective falls in love with the woman whose murder he is investigating.
Writer:  Vera Caspary (novel), Jay Dratler (screen play), Samuel Hoffenstein (screen play), Elizabeth Reinhardt (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Best Years of Our Lives | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  The Best Years of Our Lives  170 min,  [Drama, Romance, War]  [William Wyler]  [17 Jun 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 96%, Metacritic 92/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 7 Oscars. Another 14 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Dana Andrews, Fredric March, Myrna Loy, Teresa Wright
Plot:  Three World War II veterans return home to small-town America to discover that they and their families have been irreparably changed.
Writer:  Robert E. Sherwood (screen play), MacKinlay Kantor (from a novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Where the Sidewalk Ends | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  Where the Sidewalk Ends  95 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Otto Preminger]  [01 Aug 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Bert Freed, Dana Andrews, Gary Merrill, Gene Tierney
Plot:  Det. Sgt. Mark Dixon wants to be something his old man wasn't: a guy on the right side of the law. But Dixon's vicious nature will get the better of him.
Writer:  Ben Hecht (screenplay), Victor Trivas (adaptation), Frank P. Rosenberg (adaptation), Robert E. Kent (adaptation), William L. Stuart (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Canyon Passage | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Canyon Passage  92 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Western]  [Jacques Tourneur]  [30 Sep 1946]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Brian Donlevy, Dana Andrews, Patricia Roc, Susan Hayward
Plot:  Businessman Logan Stuart is torn between his love of two very different women in 1850's Oregon and his loyalty to a compulsive gambler friend who goes over the line.
Writer:  Ernest Haycox (adapted from the Saturday Evening Post novel "Canyon Passage"), Ernest Pascal (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Ox-Bow Incident | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  The Ox-Bow Incident  75 min,  [Drama, Western]  [William A. Wellman]  [21 May 1943]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 90%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 5 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Anthony Quinn, Dana Andrews, Henry Fonda, Mary Beth Hughes
Plot:  When a posse captures three men suspected of killing a local farmer, they become strongly divided over whether or not to lynch the men.
Writer:  Lamar Trotti (written for the screen by), Walter Van Tilburg Clark (from the novel by)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Daisy Kenyon | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 83%  Daisy Kenyon  99 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Otto Preminger]  [25 Dec 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Dana Andrews, Henry Fonda, Joan Crawford, Ruth Warrick
Plot:  Commercial artist Daisy Kenyon is involved with married lawyer Dan O'Mara, and hopes someday to marry him, if he ever divorces his wife Lucille. She meets returning veteran Peter, a decent ...
Writer:  David Hertz (screenplay), Elizabeth Janeway (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
While the City Sleeps | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  While the City Sleeps  100 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Fritz Lang]  [30 May 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 89%, External Reviews
Actors:  Dana Andrews, George Sanders, Howard Duff, Rhonda Fleming
Plot:  A serial killer has been killing beautiful women in New York, and the new owner of a media company offers a high ranking job to the 1st administrator who can get the earliest scoops on the case.
Writer:  Casey Robinson (screenplay), Charles Einstein (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Fallen Angel | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | 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
State Fair | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  State Fair  100 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Drama, Musical]  [Walter Lang]  [30 Aug 1945]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 3 nominations.
Actors:  Dana Andrews, Dick Haymes, Jeanne Crain, Vivian Blaine
Plot:  The Frake family attends the annual Iowa State Fair; each member of the clan has their own reason for doing so.
Writer:  Oscar Hammerstein II (screenplay), Philip Stong (from a novel by), Sonya Levien (adapted by), Paul Green (adapted by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Wing and a Prayer | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | 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
A Walk in the Sun | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  A Walk in the Sun  117 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, War]  [Lewis Milestone]  [25 Dec 1945]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 2 wins.
Actors:  Dana Andrews, George Tyne, John Ireland, Richard Conte
Plot:  During WWII, a platoon of American soldiers trudge through the Italian countryside in search of a bridge they have been ordered to blow up, encountering danger and destruction along the way.
Writer:  Harry Brown (by), Robert Rossen (screenplay)
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Boomerang! | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Boomerang!  88 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Elia Kazan]  [28 Apr 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 73%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Cara Williams, Dana Andrews, Jane Wyatt, Lee J. Cobb
Plot:  The true story of a prosecutor's fight to prove the innocence of a man accused of a notorious murder.
Writer:  Richard Murphy (screenplay), Fulton Oursler (based upon an article published in The Reader's Digest December, 1945)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
My Foolish Heart | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  My Foolish Heart  98 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Mark Robson]  [21 Jan 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dana Andrews, Kent Smith, Lois Wheeler, Susan Hayward
Plot:  After a long absence, Mary Jane visits her schoolfriend Eloise, and Eloise's daughter Ramona. Eloise drinks too much and is unhappily married to Lew Wengler. Eloise falls asleep and ...
Writer:  Julius J. Epstein, Philip G. Epstein, J.D. Salinger (story "Uncle Wiggily in Connecticut")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Swamp Water | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Swamp Water  88 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Jean Renoir, Irving Pichel]  [23 May 1942]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anne Baxter, Dana Andrews, Walter Brennan, Walter Huston
Plot:  A hunter happens upon a fugitive and his daughter living in a Georgia swamp. He falls in love with the girl and persuades the fugitive to return to town.
Writer:  Vereen Bell (novel), Dudley Nichols
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Beyond a Reasonable Doubt | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Beyond a Reasonable Doubt  80 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Fritz Lang]  [25 Jan 1957]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 69%, External Reviews
Actors:  Arthur Franz, Dana Andrews, Joan Fontaine, Sidney Blackmer
Plot:  A novelist aided by his future father-in-law conspires to frame himself in the murder of a stripper as part of an effort to ban capital punishment.
Writer:  Douglas Morrow (story and screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Purple Heart | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  The Purple Heart  99 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, History, War]  [Lewis Milestone]  [23 Feb 1944]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dana Andrews, Farley Granger, Kevin O'Shea, Richard Conte
Plot:  A stock WW2 era drama which was produced for morale purposes.
Writer:  Jerome Cady, Darryl F. Zanuck (story)
Language:  English, Japanese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Battle of the Bulge | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Battle of the Bulge  167 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, History, War]  [Ken Annakin]  [16 Dec 1965]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 67%, External Reviews
Actors:  Dana Andrews, Henry Fonda, Robert Ryan, Robert Shaw
Plot:  A dramatization of Nazi Germany's final Western Front counterattack of World War II.
Writer:  Philip Yordan, Milton Sperling, John Melson
Language:  English, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Frogmen | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The Frogmen  96 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, War, Drama]  [Lloyd Bacon]  [N/A]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dana Andrews, Gary Merrill, Jeffrey Hunter, Richard Widmark
Plot:  The new commander of a Navy Underwater Demolition Team--nicknamed "Frogmen"--must earn the respect of the men in his unit, who are still grieving over the death of their former commander and resentful of the new one.
Writer:  John Tucker Battle (screenplay), Oscar Millard (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
I Want You | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  I Want You  102 min,  PASSED,  [Drama]  [Mark Robson]  [22 Dec 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dana Andrews, Dorothy McGuire, Farley Granger, Peggy Dow
Plot:  In 1950, small-town Americans try to deal with military conscription.
Writer:  Irwin Shaw (screen play), Edward Newhouse (based on stories: in The New Yorker)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Brainstorm | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Brainstorm  105 min,  [Thriller, Drama]  [William Conrad]  [05 May 1965]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anne Francis, Dana Andrews, Jeffrey Hunter, Viveca Lindfors
Plot:  Scientist Jim Grayam saves his boss' wife from suicide but falls in-love with her and plots to kill her husband by pretending to be criminally insane.
Writer:  Mann Rubin (screenplay), Lawrence B. Marcus (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Zero Hour! | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Zero Hour!  81 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller]  [Hall Bartlett]  [13 Nov 1957]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dana Andrews, Elroy 'Crazylegs' Hirsch, Linda Darnell, Sterling Hayden
Plot:  In 1950s Canada, during a commercial flight, the pilots and some passengers suffer food poisoning, thus forcing an ex-WW2 fighter pilot to try to land the airliner in heavy fog.
Writer:  Arthur Hailey (screenplay), Hall Bartlett (screenplay), John C. Champion (screenplay), Arthur Hailey (teleplay "Flight Into Danger")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Up in Arms | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Up in Arms  105 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical]  [Elliott Nugent]  [27 Mar 1944]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Constance Dowling, Dana Andrews, Danny Kaye, Dinah Shore
Plot:  Hypochondriac Danny Weems gets drafted into the army and makes life miserable for his fellow GIs. He's also lovesick when it comes to pretty Mary Morgan, unaware that she's in love with his...
Writer:  Don Hartman (original screenplay), Allen Boretz (original screenplay), Robert Pirosh (original screenplay), Owen Davis (suggested by the character: "The Nervous Wreck")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Edge of Doom | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Edge of Doom  99 min,  [Drama, Film-Noir]  [Mark Robson]  [03 Aug 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Dana Andrews, Farley Granger, Joan Evans, Robert Keith
Plot:  A mentally unbalanced young man kills a priest. One of the priest's colleagues sets out to find the killer.
Writer:  Leo Brady (novel), Philip Yordan
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Forbidden Street | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  The Forbidden Street  90 min,  [Drama, History]  [Jean Negulesco]  [03 May 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dana Andrews, Fay Compton, Maureen O'Hara, Sybil Thorndike
Plot:  A rich woman in Victorian England marries a poor artist from the wrong side of the track, and finds herself the victim of a blackmailing plot.
Writer:  Margery Sharp (novel), Ring Lardner Jr.
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Iron Curtain | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  The Iron Curtain  87 min,  APPROVED,  [Biography, Crime, History]  [William A. Wellman]  [16 Jun 1948]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Berry Kroeger, Dana Andrews, Gene Tierney, June Havoc
Plot:  The story of Soviet cypher-clerk Igor Gouzenko who was posted to the Soviet Embassy in Ottawa,Canada in 1943 and defected in 1945 to reveal the extent of Soviet espionage activities directed against Canada.
Writer:  Milton Krims (screenplay), Igor Gouzenko (personal story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Crash Dive | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  Crash Dive  106 min,  [Action, Adventure, Drama]  [Archie Mayo]  [N/A]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anne Baxter, Dana Andrews, James Gleason, Tyrone Power
Plot:  A submarine lieutenant and his commander fall in love with the same girl.
Writer:  Jo Swerling (screenplay), W.R. Burnett (original story)
Language:  English, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Elephant Walk | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  Elephant Walk  103 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [William Dieterle]  [21 Apr 1954]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 60%, External Reviews
Actors:  Abraham Sofaer, Dana Andrews, Elizabeth Taylor, Peter Finch
Plot:  The young bride of a rich planter finds herself the only white woman at Elephant Walk tea plantation, British Ceylon.
Writer:  Robert Standish (novel), John Lee Mahin
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Satan Bug | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  The Satan Bug  114 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi]  [John Sturges]  [26 Mar 1965]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 60%, External Reviews
Actors:  Anne Francis, Dana Andrews, George Maharis, Richard Basehart
Plot:  A germ that could destroy life on Earth is stolen from a biological warfare lab and the thief threatens to release it into the open, prompting a security officer to act.
Writer:  Alistair MacLean (novel), James Clavell (screenplay), Edward Anhalt (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The North Star | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  The North Star  108 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama, Romance, War]  [Lewis Milestone]  [04 Mar 1944]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anne Baxter, Dana Andrews, Walter Brennan, Walter Huston
Plot:  A Ukrainian village must suddenly contend with the Nazi invasion of June 1941.
Writer:  Lillian Hellman (original story and screenplay), Burt Beck (additional dialogue in new edition)
Language:  English, German, Russian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Spring Reunion | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 58%  Spring Reunion  79 min,  [Drama]  [Robert Pirosh]  [01 Mar 1957]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Betty Hutton, Dana Andrews, Jean Hagen, Robert F. Simon
Plot:  The Class of '41 at Carson High School is holding it's 15th Reunion. "Boy Most Likely To Succeed" Fred Davis is in town to sell his house before taking a job in San Francisco; he's been ...
Writer:  Robert Alan Aurthur (story), Elick Moll, Robert Pirosh
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Johnny Reno | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  Johnny Reno  83 min,  [Western]  [R.G. Springsteen]  [13 Jun 1966]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dana Andrews, Jane Russell, John Agar, Lon Chaney Jr.
Plot:  The townsfolk are set on lynching an accused killer held in the town lockup. But US Marshal Johnny Reno stands in their way.
Writer:  Andrew Craddock (story), Steve Fisher (screenplay), Steve Fisher (story), A.C. Lyles (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Comanche | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 55%  Comanche  87 min,  [Romance, Western]  [George Sherman]  [01 Mar 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dana Andrews, Henry Brandon, Kent Smith, Nestor Paiva
Plot:  Common efforts of the U.S. government and the Comanche nation to negotiate a peace treaty are sabotaged by renegade Indians and by the short-sighted Indian Commissioner.
Writer:  Carl Krueger (written for the screen by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Born Again | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 53%  Born Again  110 min,  PG,  [Biography, Drama]  [Irving Rapper]  [01 Oct 1978]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anne Francis, Dana Andrews, Dean Jones, Jay Robinson
Plot:  Charles Colson was involved in the infamous Watergate scandal that brought down the administration of former President Richard Nixon. Colson was sentenced to prison for the crimes he ...
Writer:  Walter Bloch, Charles Colson (book)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Enchanted Island | Movie Details for Actor Dana Andrews | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 51%  Enchanted Island  93 min,  [Action, Adventure, Drama]  [Allan Dwan]  [08 Nov 1958]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Arthur Shields, Dana Andrews, Don Dubbins, Jane Powell
Plot:  Two 19th-century sailors jump ship only to discover their tropical paradise is a cannibal stronghold.
Writer:  James Leicester (screenplay), Herman Melville (novel), Harold Jacob Smith (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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