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The Devil and Miss Jones | Movie Details for Actor Edmund Gwenn | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  The Devil and Miss Jones  92 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Sam Wood]  [11 Apr 1941]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Coburn, Edmund Gwenn, Jean Arthur, Robert Cummings
Plot:  A tycoon goes undercover to ferret out agitators at a department store, but gets involved in their lives instead.
Writer:  Norman Krasna
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Miracle on 34th Street | Movie Details for Actor Edmund Gwenn | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  Miracle on 34th Street  96 min,  [Comedy, Drama, Family]  [George Seaton]  [02 Oct 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 96%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 3 Oscars. Another 5 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Edmund Gwenn, Gene Lockhart, John Payne, Maureen O'Hara
Plot:  When a nice old man who claims to be Santa Claus is institutionalized as insane, a young lawyer decides to defend him by arguing in court that he is the real thing.
Writer:  George Seaton (written for the screen by), Valentine Davies (story)
Language:  English, Dutch    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Them! | Movie Details for Actor Edmund Gwenn | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Them!  94 min,  [Horror, Sci-Fi]  [Gordon Douglas]  [19 Jun 1954]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Edmund Gwenn, James Arness, James Whitmore, Joan Weldon
Plot:  The earliest atomic tests in New Mexico cause common ants to mutate into giant man-eating monsters that threaten civilization.
Writer:  Ted Sherdeman (screenplay), Russell S. Hughes (adaptation), George Worthing Yates (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Lassie Come Home | Movie Details for Actor Edmund Gwenn | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 83%  Lassie Come Home  89 min,  PASSED,  [Adventure, Family]  [Fred M. Wilcox]  [01 Dec 1943]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 94%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins.
Actors:  Donald Crisp, Edmund Gwenn, May Whitty, Roddy McDowall
Plot:  After her destitute family is forced to sell her, a collie named Lassie escapes from her new owner and begins the long trek from Scotland to her Yorkshire home.
Writer:  Hugo Butler (screenplay), Eric Knight (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Life with Father | Movie Details for Actor Edmund Gwenn | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 82%  Life with Father  118 min,  [Comedy]  [Michael Curtiz]  [13 Sep 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 2 wins.
Actors:  Edmund Gwenn, Elizabeth Taylor, Irene Dunne, William Powell
Plot:  A financier from New York rules his numerous family, consisting of his wife and his four sons, with the meticulousness of a bookkeeper.
Writer:  Clarence Day (memoir "Life with Father"), Donald Ogden Stewart (screen play), Howard Lindsay (from the original play by), Russel Crouse (from the original play by)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Trouble with Harry | Movie Details for Actor Edmund Gwenn | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 81%  The Trouble with Harry  99 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Mystery]  [Alfred Hitchcock]  [03 Oct 1955]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 90%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 4 nominations.
Actors:  Edmund Gwenn, John Forsythe, Mildred Dunnock, Mildred Natwick, Shirley MacLaine
Plot:  The trouble with Harry is that he's dead, and everyone seems to have a different idea of what should be done with his body.
Writer:  John Michael Hayes (screenplay), Jack Trevor Story (based on the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Rocket from Calabuch | Movie Details for Actor Edmund Gwenn | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  The Rocket from Calabuch  93 min,  [Comedy]  [Luis García Berlanga]  [28 Sep 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, External Reviews
Awards:  6 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Edmund Gwenn, Franco Fabrizi, Juan Calvo, Valentina Cortese
Plot:  Professor Jorge Serra Hamilton, an American scientist specialist in the atomic bomb, flees from their transcendental duties, in order to take shelter incognito and for a time in the idyllic...
Writer:  Leonardo Martín (story), Leonardo Martín (screenplay), Florentino Soria (screenplay), Ennio Flaiano (screenplay), Luis García Berlanga (screenplay)
Language:  Spanish    Country:  Spain, Italy    More Info:  IMDB
Laburnum Grove | Movie Details for Actor Edmund Gwenn | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Laburnum Grove  65 min,  [Comedy]  [Carol Reed]  [01 Dec 1941]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Cedric Hardwicke, Edmund Gwenn, Ethel Coleridge, Victoria Hopper
Plot:  Laburnum Grove. A quiet, residential address in one of the newer north London suburbs, Nice houses. Nice people.Mr Radfern, decent, respectable citizen and householder spends his Sunday ...
Writer:  Anthony Kimmins (screen play), J.B. Priestley (play), Gordon Wellesley (scenario editor)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB
The Good Companions | Movie Details for Actor Edmund Gwenn | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  The Good Companions  95 min,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Victor Saville]  [05 Nov 1935]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Edmund Gwenn, Jessie Matthews, John Gielgud, Mary Glynne
Plot:  Film musical taken from JB Priestley's novel about three musicians joining together to save a failing concert party, the Dinky Doos.
Writer:  Ian Dalrymple, Edward Knoblock (play), W.P. Lipscomb (scenario and additional dialogue), Angus MacPhail, J.B. Priestley (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB
Mister 880 | Movie Details for Actor Edmund Gwenn | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Mister 880  90 min,  [Comedy, Crime, Romance]  [Edmund Goulding]  [29 Sep 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Dorothy McGuire, Edmund Gwenn, Millard Mitchell
Plot:  Gentle romantic comedy about a Secret Service Agent trying to catch a cold case counterfeiter and a United Nations translator.
Writer:  Robert Riskin (screenplay), St. Clair McKelway (article)
Language:  English, French, German, Dutch, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Cheer Boys Cheer | Movie Details for Actor Edmund Gwenn | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Cheer Boys Cheer  84 min,  [Comedy]  [Walter Forde]  [27 Nov 1939]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Edmund Gwenn, Jimmy O'Dea, Moore Marriott, Nova Pilbeam
Plot:  Shades of "Romeo and Juliet" with rival British Brewery owners who hate each other and their children who fall in love.
Writer:  Ian Dalrymple (by), Donald Bull (by), Allan MacKinnon (screen play), Roger MacDougall (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Les Miserables | Movie Details for Actor Edmund Gwenn | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Les Miserables  105 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Drama, History]  [Lewis Milestone]  [14 Aug 1952]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Debra Paget, Edmund Gwenn, Michael Rennie, Robert Newton
Plot:  A parole violator in early 19th Century France is relentlessly pursued and persecuted by an obsessive policeman.
Writer:  Richard Murphy (screenplay), Victor Hugo (novel)
Language:  English, Latin    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Bigamist | Movie Details for Actor Edmund Gwenn | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  The Bigamist  80 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Film-Noir]  [Ida Lupino]  [03 Dec 1953]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Edmond O'Brien, Edmund Gwenn, Ida Lupino, Joan Fontaine
Plot:  Harry and Eve Graham are trying to adopt a baby. The head of the agency senses Harry is keeping a secret and does some investigating. He soon discovers Harry has done an unusual amount of ...
Writer:  Lawrence B. Marcus (story), Lou Schor (story), Collier Young (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Walking Dead | Movie Details for Actor Edmund Gwenn | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The Walking Dead  66 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi]  [Michael Curtiz]  [14 Mar 1936]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Boris Karloff, Edmund Gwenn, Marguerite Churchill, Ricardo Cortez
Plot:  After hapless pianist and ex-con John Elman is framed for murder, he is resurrected by a scientist after his execution.
Writer:  Ewart Adamson (screen play), Peter Milne (screen play), Robert Hardy Andrews (screen play), Lillie Hayward (screen play), Ewart Adamson (story), Joseph Fields (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
For Heaven's Sake | Movie Details for Actor Edmund Gwenn | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  For Heaven's Sake  92 min,  [Comedy, Drama, Fantasy]  [George Seaton]  [29 Jan 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Clifton Webb, Edmund Gwenn, Joan Bennett, Robert Cummings
Plot:  An angel disguises himself as a crusty old rancher in order to visit Earth and help an unborn child find suitable parents.
Writer:  George Seaton, Dorothy Segall (play), Harry Segall (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Louisa | Movie Details for Actor Edmund Gwenn | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  Louisa  90 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy]  [Alexander Hall]  [31 May 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Charles Coburn, Edmund Gwenn, Ronald Reagan, Ruth Hussey
Plot:  To her family's discomfiture, grandmother Louisa starts dating two men...a grocer and her son's boss.
Writer:  Stanley Roberts (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Parnell | Movie Details for Actor Edmund Gwenn | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 52%  Parnell  118 min,  PASSED,  [Biography, Drama, Romance]  [John M. Stahl]  [04 Jun 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Clark Gable, Edmund Gwenn, Edna May Oliver, Myrna Loy
Plot:  The life of Irish politician Charles Stewart Parnell, following from 1880 onward his struggle to secure Home Rule, pursued in prison, Parliament, and elsewhere. Emphasis is on the ...
Writer:  John Van Druten (screen play), S.N. Behrman (screen play), Elsie T. Schauffler (from the play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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