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Three Comrades | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  Three Comrades  98 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Frank Borzage]  [03 Jun 1938]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins.
Actors:  Franchot Tone, Margaret Sullavan, Robert Taylor, Robert Young
Plot:  A love story centered around the lives of three young German soldiers in the years following World War I. Their close friendship is strengthened by their shared love for the same woman who ...
Writer:  F. Scott Fitzgerald (screen play), Edward E. Paramore Jr. (screen play), Erich Maria Remarque (from the book by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Five Graves to Cairo | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  Five Graves to Cairo  96 min,  APPROVED,  [Thriller, War]  [Billy Wilder]  [12 Jul 1943]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Akim Tamiroff, Anne Baxter, Erich von Stroheim, Franchot Tone
Plot:  During World War II, an undercover British soldier tries get word to the Allies that the Germans have tons of supplies buried in five excavations across Egypt.
Writer:  Charles Brackett (screenplay), Billy Wilder (screenplay), Lajos Biró (play)
Language:  English, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Lives of a Bengal Lancer | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  The Lives of a Bengal Lancer  109 min,  [Adventure, Drama]  [Henry Hathaway]  [01 Feb 1935]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 1 win & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Franchot Tone, Gary Cooper, Guy Standing, Richard Cromwell
Plot:  Three British soldiers on the Northwest Frontier of India struggle against the enemy - and themselves.
Writer:  Waldemar Young (screen play), John L. Balderston (screen play), Achmed Abdullah (screen play), Grover Jones (adaptation), William Slavens McNutt (adaptation), Francis Yeats-Brown (suggested by the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mutiny on the Bounty | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Mutiny on the Bounty  132 min,  [Adventure, Biography, Drama]  [Frank Lloyd]  [N/A]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 94%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 7 nominations.
Actors:  Charles Laughton, Clark Gable, Franchot Tone, Herbert Mundin
Plot:  A tyrannical ship captain decides to exact revenge on his abused crew after they form a mutiny against him, but the sailor he targets had no hand in it.
Writer:  Talbot Jennings (screenplay), Jules Furthman (screenplay), Carey Wilson (screenplay), Charles Nordhoff (book), James Norman Hall (book), Margaret Booth
Language:  English, Polynesian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Phantom Lady | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Phantom Lady  87 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Robert Siodmak]  [28 Jan 1944]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Alan Curtis, Aurora Miranda, Ella Raines, Franchot Tone
Plot:  A devoted secretary risks her life to try to find the elusive woman who may prove her boss didn't murder his selfish wife.
Writer:  Bernard C. Schoenfeld (screenplay), Cornell Woolrich (based on the novel by)
Language:  English, Portuguese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Bombshell | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 81%  Bombshell  96 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Victor Fleming]  [13 Oct 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 89%, External Reviews
Actors:  Franchot Tone, Frank Morgan, Jean Harlow, Lee Tracy
Plot:  Sexpot film star Lola Burns seeks a new image and tries marrying a marquis and adopting a baby - all sorts of schemes which go awry.
Writer:  John Lee Mahin (screenplay), Jules Furthman (screenplay), Caroline Francke (from the play by), Mack Crane (from the play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Advise & Consent | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Advise & Consent  139 min,  [Drama, Thriller]  [Otto Preminger]  [06 Jun 1962]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 82%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Franchot Tone, Henry Fonda, Lew Ayres, Walter Pidgeon
Plot:  Senate investigation into the President's newly nominated Secretary of State, gives light to a secret from the past, which may not only ruin the candidate, but the President's character as well.
Writer:  Allen Drury (novel), Wendell Mayes (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Gabriel Over the White House | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  Gabriel Over the White House  86 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Fantasy, Romance]  [Gregory La Cava]  [31 Mar 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Actors:  Arthur Byron, Franchot Tone, Karen Morley, Walter Huston
Plot:  A political hack becomes President during the height of the Depression and undergoes a metamorphosis into an incorruptible statesman after a near-fatal accident.
Writer:  Carey Wilson (screen play), Bertram Bloch (additional dialogue), Anonymous (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Midnight Mary | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Midnight Mary  74 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Romance]  [William A. Wellman]  [30 Jun 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Andy Devine, Franchot Tone, Loretta Young, Ricardo Cortez
Plot:  A young woman is on trial for murder. In flashback, we learn of her struggles to overcome poverty as a teenager -- a mistaken arrest and prison term for shoplifting and lack of employment ...
Writer:  Anita Loos (original story), Gene Markey (screen play), Kathryn Scola (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Dangerous | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Dangerous  79 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Alfred E. Green]  [25 Dec 1935]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alison Skipworth, Bette Davis, Franchot Tone, Margaret Lindsay
Plot:  An alcoholic actress who is considered a dangerous jinx is rehabilitated, but she then shows that she's as dangerous as ever.
Writer:  Laird Doyle (story), Laird Doyle (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Stranger's Return | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The Stranger's Return  89 min,  [Comedy, Drama]  [King Vidor]  [01 Sep 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Franchot Tone, Lionel Barrymore, Miriam Hopkins, Stuart Erwin
Plot:  A divorcée leaves New York to visit her grandfather's farm and recover in the Midwest, where she unexpectedly falls in love with a married farmer.
Writer:  Brown Holmes (screenplay), Philip Stong (screenplay), Philip Stong (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Girl from Missouri | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The Girl from Missouri  75 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Jack Conway, Sam Wood]  [03 Aug 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Franchot Tone, Jean Harlow, Lewis Stone, Lionel Barrymore
Plot:  Chorus girl Eadie is determined to marry a millionaire without sacrificing her virtue.
Writer:  Anita Loos (original screenplay), John Emerson (original screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Nice Girl? | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Nice Girl?  91 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Drama]  [William A. Seiter]  [21 Feb 1941]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Deanna Durbin, Franchot Tone, Robert Stack, Walter Brennan
Plot:  A young girl finds herself attracted to one of her father's business partners.
Writer:  Richard Connell (screen play), Gladys Lehman (screen play), Phyllis Duganne (based on the play "Nice Girl" by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Dancing Lady | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Dancing Lady  92 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Robert Z. Leonard]  [24 Nov 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Clark Gable, Franchot Tone, Joan Crawford, May Robson
Plot:  An attractive dancer is rescued from jail by a rich man, who helps her to have her first big opportunity at a musical play on Broadway.
Writer:  Allen Rivkin (screen play), P.J. Wolfson (screen play), James Warner Bellah (from the book by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Reckless | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Reckless  97 min,  [Drama, Musical, Comedy]  [Victor Fleming]  [19 Apr 1935]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Franchot Tone, Jean Harlow, May Robson, William Powell
Plot:  Wealthy Bob Harrison buys all the seats in the theatre to watch Mona Leslie's musical by himself. He loves her, her agent Ned Riley loves her. Conflict ensues.
Writer:  P.J. Wolfson (screen play), David O. Selznick (from a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sadie McKee | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Sadie McKee  93 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Clarence Brown]  [09 May 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Edward Arnold, Franchot Tone, Gene Raymond, Joan Crawford
Plot:  A working girl's fortunes improve when she marries into money, but happiness is not so easily won.
Writer:  John Meehan (screen play), Viña Delmar (based on a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mickey One | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Mickey One  93 min,  [Crime, Drama]  [Arthur Penn]  [27 Sep 1965]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Alexandra Stewart, Franchot Tone, Hurd Hatfield, Warren Beatty
Plot:  After incurring the wrath of the mob, a comic flees Detroit for Chicago taking the name "Mickey One" from a stolen Social Security card from a homeless bum he witnesses being beaten up and ...
Writer:  Alan Surgal
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
They Gave Him a Gun | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  They Gave Him a Gun  94 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [W.S. Van Dyke]  [07 May 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Edgar Dearing, Franchot Tone, Gladys George, Spencer Tracy
Plot:  Jimmy is drafted and ends up in Fred's troop on his way to Europe. Jimmy becomes vicious with his gun, wins a medal, and weds Fred's nurse girlfriend, Rose. Back home years later, Rose ...
Writer:  William J. Cowen (book), Cyril Hume, Richard Maibaum, Maurice Rapf
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Here Comes the Groom | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  Here Comes the Groom  113 min,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Frank Capra]  [20 Sep 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 3 nominations.
Actors:  Alexis Smith, Bing Crosby, Franchot Tone, Jane Wyman
Plot:  Foreign correspondent Pete Garvey has 5 days to win back his former fiancée, or he'll lose the orphans he adopted.
Writer:  Robert Riskin (story and treatment "You Belong to Me"), Liam O'Brien (story), Virginia Van Upp, Liam O'Brien, Myles Connolly
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Every Girl Should Be Married | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  Every Girl Should Be Married  85 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy]  [Don Hartman]  [25 Dec 1948]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Betsy Drake, Cary Grant, Diana Lynn, Franchot Tone
Plot:  A willful woman concocts an elaborate scheme to trap a handsome pediatrician into marriage.
Writer:  Stephen Morehouse Avery (screen play collaboration), Eleanor Harris (story), Don Hartman
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Quality Street | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  Quality Street  83 min,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [George Stevens]  [26 Mar 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 60%, External Reviews
Actors:  Eric Blore, Fay Bainter, Franchot Tone, Katharine Hepburn
Plot:  In the 1810s, an old maid poses as her own niece in order to teach her onetime beau a lesson.
Writer:  J.M. Barrie (by), Allan Scott (screen play), Mortimer Offner (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Without Honor | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  Without Honor  69 min,  [Drama]  [Irving Pichel]  [11 Apr 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Agnes Moorehead, Dane Clark, Franchot Tone, Laraine Day
Plot:  Jane Bandle has recently married, but Bill, her husband's brother, tries to wreck her marriage because Jane rejected his sexual advances before her marriage.
Writer:  James Poe
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Honeymoon | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Honeymoon  74 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy]  [William Keighley]  [17 May 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Franchot Tone, Guy Madison, Lina Romay, Shirley Temple
Plot:  A prospective bride and groom have misadventures in Mexico City.
Writer:  Vicki Baum (story), Michael Kanin
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Hour Before the Dawn | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  The Hour Before the Dawn  75 min,  [Drama, War]  [Frank Tuttle]  [22 Sep 1944]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Binnie Barnes, Franchot Tone, John Sutton, Veronica Lake
Plot:  A beautiful Austrian refugee in England--who is also a Nazi agent--marries a scholarly English pacifist. He lives near a secret military base she needs to get information about so she can help in Hitler's planned invasion of England.
Writer:  Michael Hogan, W. Somerset Maugham (novel), Lesser Samuels (adaptation)
Language:  English, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Bride Wore Red | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 58%  The Bride Wore Red  103 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Dorothy Arzner]  [08 Oct 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Billie Burke, Franchot Tone, Joan Crawford, Robert Young
Plot:  Count Armalia believes that the luck of birth is all that separates the rich from the poor. To test his theory, he sends Anni, who is a singer in a dive, to a ritzy resort for two weeks. ...
Writer:  Tess Slesinger (screen play), Bradbury Foote (screen play), Ferenc Molnár (from a play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Lost Honeymoon | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 58%  Lost Honeymoon  71 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Leigh Jason]  [29 Mar 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ann Richards, Frances Rafferty, Franchot Tone, Tom Conway
Plot:  When an Englishwoman dies, leaving behind two children, her devoted friend decides to take the children to find the woman's husband, an American serviceman who had returned to the USA. But ...
Writer:  Joseph Fields (original screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Today We Live | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  Today We Live  113 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance, War]  [Howard Hawks, Richard Rosson]  [14 Apr 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Franchot Tone, Gary Cooper, Joan Crawford, Robert Young
Plot:  During WWI, two officers, one a pilot and the other in the navy, compete for the same beautiful young woman.
Writer:  William Faulkner (story "Turn About"), Edith Fitzgerald (screenplay), Dwight Taylor (screenplay), William Faulkner (dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Love on the Run | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  Love on the Run  80 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Fantasy, Romance]  [W.S. Van Dyke]  [20 Nov 1936]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Clark Gable, Franchot Tone, Joan Crawford, Reginald Owen
Plot:  A runaway bride and an undercover reporter get caught up in political intrigue as they lead a merry chase across Europe and uncover a spy plot.
Writer:  John Lee Mahin (screen play), Manuel Seff (screen play), Gladys Hurlbut (screen play), Alan Green (from the story by), Julian Brodie (from the story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
No More Ladies | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 55%  No More Ladies  80 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Edward H. Griffith, George Cukor]  [14 Jun 1935]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Ruggles, Franchot Tone, Joan Crawford, Robert Montgomery
Plot:  A society girl tries to reform her playboy husband by making him jealous.
Writer:  Donald Ogden Stewart (screen play), Horace Jackson (screen play), A.E. Thomas (from the play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Gorgeous Hussy | Movie Details for Actor Franchot Tone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 54%  The Gorgeous Hussy  103 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, History]  [Clarence Brown]  [28 Aug 1936]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Franchot Tone, Joan Crawford, Lionel Barrymore, Robert Taylor
Plot:  President Andrew Jackson's friendship with an innkeeper's daughter spells trouble for them both.
Writer:  Ainsworth Morgan (screen play), Stephen Morehouse Avery (screen play), Samuel Hopkins Adams (from the book by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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