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Top Hat | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  Top Hat  101 min,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Mark Sandrich]  [06 Sep 1935]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Edward Everett Horton, Erik Rhodes, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers
Plot:  An American dancer comes to Britain and falls for a model whom he initially annoyed, but she mistakes him for his goofy producer.
Writer:  Dwight Taylor (screen play), Allan Scott (screen play), Dwight Taylor (story)
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Swing Time | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  Swing Time  103 min,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [George Stevens]  [12 Oct 1936]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Helen Broderick, Victor Moore
Plot:  A performer and gambler travels to New York City to raise the $25,000 he needs to marry his fiancée, only to become entangled with a beautiful aspiring dancer.
Writer:  Howard Lindsay (screen play), Allan Scott (screen play), Erwin S. Gelsey (from a story by)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Band Wagon | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  The Band Wagon  112 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Vincente Minnelli]  [07 Aug 1953]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Cyd Charisse, Fred Astaire, Nanette Fabray, Oscar Levant
Plot:  A pretentiously artistic director is hired for a new Broadway musical and changes it beyond recognition.
Writer:  Betty Comden (story by), Adolph Green (story by)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Holiday Inn | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  Holiday Inn  100 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Drama, Musical]  [Mark Sandrich]  [04 Sep 1942]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 nominations.
Actors:  Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire, Marjorie Reynolds, Virginia Dale
Plot:  At an inn which is only open on holidays, a crooner and a hoofer vie for the affections of a beautiful up-and-coming performer.
Writer:  Claude Binyon (screenplay), Elmer Rice (adaptation), Irving Berlin (idea)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
That's Entertainment! | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  That's Entertainment!  135 min,  G,  [Documentary, Family, Musical]  [Jack Haley Jr.]  [21 Jun 1974]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins.
Actors:  Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Peter Lawford
Plot:  Various MGM stars from yesterday present their favourite musical moments from the studio's 50 year history.
Writer:  Jack Haley Jr.
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Gay Divorcee | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  The Gay Divorcee  107 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Mark Sandrich]  [12 Oct 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 5 nominations.
Actors:  Alice Brady, Edward Everett Horton, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers
Plot:  An American woman travels to England to seek a divorce from her absentee husband, where she meets - and falls for - a dashing performer.
Writer:  Dwight Taylor (from the book by), Kenneth S. Webb (musical adaptation), Samuel Hoffenstein (musical adaptation), George Marion Jr. (screen play), Dorothy Yost (screen play), Edward Kaufman (screen play)
Language:  English, French, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
You Were Never Lovelier | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  You Were Never Lovelier  97 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [William A. Seiter]  [19 Nov 1942]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Fred Astaire, Isobel Elsom, Rita Hayworth
Plot:  In Buenos Aires, a man who has decreed that his daughters must marry in order of age allows an American dancer to perform at his club under the condition that he play suitor to his second-oldest daughter.
Writer:  Michael Fessier (screenplay), Ernest Pagano (screenplay), Delmer Daves (screenplay), Carlos A. Olivari (story), Sixto Pondal Ríos (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Silk Stockings | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  Silk Stockings  117 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Rouben Mamoulian]  [18 Jul 1957]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 3 nominations.
Actors:  Cyd Charisse, Fred Astaire, Janis Paige, Peter Lorre
Plot:  A musical remake of Ninotchka: After three bumbling Soviet agents fail in their mission to retrieve a straying Soviet composer from Paris, the beautiful, ultra-serious Ninotchka is sent to ...
Writer:  Leonard Gershe (screenplay), Leonard Spigelgass (screenplay), Melchior Lengyel (suggested by "Ninotchka" by), George S. Kaufman (book), Leueen MacGrath (book), Abe Burrows (book)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Shall We Dance | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 82%  Shall We Dance  109 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Mark Sandrich]  [07 May 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 88%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 nominations.
Actors:  Edward Everett Horton, Eric Blore, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers
Plot:  A budding romance between a ballet master and a tap dancer becomes complicated when rumors surface that they're already married.
Writer:  Allan Scott (screen play), Ernest Pagano (screen play), P.J. Wolfson (adaptation), Lee Loeb (based on a story by), Harold Buchman (based on a story by)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Easter Parade | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 82%  Easter Parade  107 min,  APPROVED,  [Musical, Romance]  [Charles Walters]  [08 Jul 1948]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 90%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Ann Miller, Fred Astaire, Judy Garland, Peter Lawford
Plot:  A nightclub performer hires a naive chorus girl to become his new dance partner to make his former partner jealous and to prove he can make any partner a star.
Writer:  Sidney Sheldon (screenplay), Frances Goodrich (screenplay), Albert Hackett (screenplay), Frances Goodrich (original story), Albert Hackett (original story)
Language:  English, French, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Royal Wedding | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Royal Wedding  93 min,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Stanley Donen]  [23 Mar 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, External Reviews
Actors:  Fred Astaire, Jane Powell, Peter Lawford, Sarah Churchill
Plot:  Tom and Ellen Bowen are a brother and sister dance act whose show closes in New York. Their agent books them in London for the same period as the Royal Wedding. They travel by ship where ...
Writer:  Alan Jay Lerner (story), Alan Jay Lerner (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Funny Face | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Funny Face  103 min,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Stanley Donen]  [13 Feb 1957]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 88%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Audrey Hepburn, Fred Astaire, Kay Thompson, Michel Auclair
Plot:  An impromptu fashion shoot at a book store brings about a new fashion model discovery in the shop clerk.
Writer:  Leonard Gershe
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Roberta | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  Roberta  106 min,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [William A. Seiter]  [08 Mar 1935]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Irene Dunne, Randolph Scott
Plot:  In Paris, a man clueless about fashion suddenly inherits his aunt's dress shop, while his bandleader friend reunites with his old flame.
Writer:  Jerome Kern (from the play), Otto A. Harbach (book), Alice Duer Miller (novel), Jane Murfin (screen play), Sam Mintz (screen play), Allan Scott (screen play), Glenn Tryon (additional dialogue)
Language:  English, French, Russian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Follow the Fleet | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Follow the Fleet  110 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Mark Sandrich]  [20 Feb 1936]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 78%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Harriet Nelson, Randolph Scott
Plot:  A Navy sailor tries to rekindle a romance with the woman he loves while on liberty in San Francisco.
Writer:  Dwight Taylor (screen play), Allan Scott (screen play), Hubert Osborne (founded upon the play "Shore Leave")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Damsel in Distress | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  A Damsel in Distress  101 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [George Stevens]  [19 Nov 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Fred Astaire, George Burns, Gracie Allen, Joan Fontaine
Plot:  Lady Alyce Marshmorton must marry soon, and the staff of Tottney Castle have laid bets on who she'll choose, with young Albert wagering on "Mr. X". After Alyce goes to London to meet a beau...
Writer:  P.G. Wodehouse (screen play), Ernest Pagano (screen play), S.K. Lauren (screen play), P.G. Wodehouse (from the story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Broadway Melody of 1940 | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  Broadway Melody of 1940  102 min,  PASSED,  [Musical]  [Norman Taurog]  [09 Feb 1940]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Eleanor Powell, Frank Morgan, Fred Astaire, George Murphy
Plot:  Johnny Brett and King Shaw are an unsuccessful dance team in New York. A producer discovers Brett as the new partner for Clare Bennett, but Brett, who thinks he is one of the people they lent money to gives him the name of his partner.
Writer:  Leon Gordon (screen play), George Oppenheimer (screen play), Jack McGowan (original story), Dore Schary (original story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
On the Beach | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | 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
That's Entertainment, Part II | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  That's Entertainment, Part II  133 min,  G,  [Documentary, Family, Musical]  [Gene Kelly]  [17 May 1976]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Judy Garland, Mickey Rooney
Plot:  Gene Kelly and Fred Astaire present more golden moments from the MGM film library, this time including comedy and drama as well as classic musical numbers.
Writer:  Leonard Gershe (narration written by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Blue Skies | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Blue Skies  99 min,  UNRATED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Stuart Heisler, Mark Sandrich]  [16 Oct 1946]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Actors:  Billy De Wolfe, Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire, Joan Caulfield
Plot:  Jed Potter looks back on a love triangle conducted over the course of years and between musical numbers. Dancer Jed loves showgirl Mary, who loves compulsive nightclub-opener Johnny, who ...
Writer:  Arthur Sheekman (screenplay), Allan Scott (adaptation), Irving Berlin (based on an original idea by)
Language:  English, French, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Yolanda and the Thief | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Yolanda and the Thief  108 min,  APPROVED,  [Fantasy, Musical, Romance]  [Vincente Minnelli]  [23 Apr 1946]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Actors:  Frank Morgan, Fred Astaire, Lucille Bremer, Mildred Natwick
Plot:  Johnny Riggs, a con man on the lam, finds himself in a Latin-American country named Patria. There, he overhears a convent-bred rich girl praying to her guardian angel for help in managing ...
Writer:  Jacques Théry (story), Ludwig Bemelmans (story), Irving Brecher (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Ziegfeld Follies | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Ziegfeld Follies  110 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical]  [Lemuel Ayers, Roy Del Ruth, Robert Lewis, Vincente Minnelli, George Sidney, Merrill Pye, Charles Walters]  [08 Apr 1946]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 75%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Fanny Brice, Fred Astaire, Judy Garland, Lucille Ball, Lucille Bremer, William Powell
Plot:  The late, great impresario Florenz Ziegfeld Jr. looks down from Heaven and ordains a new revue in his grand old style.
Writer:  David Freedman, Hugh Martin, Ralph Blane
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle  93 min,  APPROVED,  [Biography, Drama, Musical]  [H.C. Potter]  [29 Mar 1939]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 71%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Edna May Oliver, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Walter Brennan
Plot:  The story of married couple Irene Castle and Vernon Castle, sensational ballroom dancers prior to World War I.
Writer:  Richard Sherman (screen play), Oscar Hammerstein II (adaptation), Dorothy Yost (adaptation), Irene Castle (based on stories: "My Husband" and "My Memories of Vernon Castle" by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Three Little Words | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Three Little Words  102 min,  UNRATED,  [Biography, Comedy, Musical]  [Richard Thorpe]  [12 Jul 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Arlene Dahl, Fred Astaire, Red Skelton, Vera-Ellen
Plot:  The story of the successful Tin Pan Alley songwriting team of Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby is told loosely and lightheartedly.
Writer:  George Wells (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
You'll Never Get Rich | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  You'll Never Get Rich  88 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Sidney Lanfield]  [25 Sep 1941]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Fred Astaire, John Hubbard, Rita Hayworth, Robert Benchley
Plot:  In order to cover up his philandering ways, a married Broadway producer sets one of his dancers up on a date with a chorus girl for whom he had bought a gift, but the two dancers fall in love for real.
Writer:  Michael Fessier (original screenplay), Ernest Pagano (original screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Notorious Landlady | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  The Notorious Landlady  123 min,  [Comedy, Mystery]  [Richard Quine]  [01 Apr 1962]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Fred Astaire, Jack Lemmon, Kim Novak, Lionel Jeffries
Plot:  An American junior diplomat in London rents a house from, and falls in love with, a woman suspected of murder.
Writer:  Larry Gelbart (screenplay), Blake Edwards (screenplay), Margery Sharp (story "The Notorious Tenant")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Pleasure of His Company | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  The Pleasure of His Company  115 min,  [Comedy]  [George Seaton]  [01 Jun 1961]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Debbie Reynolds, Fred Astaire, Lilli Palmer, Tab Hunter
Plot:  San Francisco debutante, Jessica Poole, is marrying Napa Valley cattle rancher, Roger Henderson, and hopes her peripatetic father, "Pogo" Poole, whom she hasn't seen for years, comes to the...
Writer:  Cornelia Otis Skinner (play), Samuel A. Taylor (play), Samuel A. Taylor (screenplay)
Language:  English, French, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Daddy Long Legs | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Daddy Long Legs  126 min,  APPROVED,  [Musical, Romance]  [Jean Negulesco]  [05 May 1955]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Fred Astaire, Leslie Caron, Terry Moore, Thelma Ritter
Plot:  On a trip to France, millionaire Jervis Pendleton sees an 18 year old girl in an orphanage. Enchanted with her, but mindful of the difference in their ages, he sponsors her to college in ...
Writer:  Phoebe Ephron (screenplay), Henry Ephron (screenplay), Jean Webster (novel)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Barkleys of Broadway | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The Barkleys of Broadway  109 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical]  [Charles Walters]  [01 Sep 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 64%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 nominations.
Actors:  Billie Burke, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Oscar Levant
Plot:  A successful but constantly-feuding husband and wife musical comedy team threatens to break up when the wife entertains an offer to become a serious actress.
Writer:  Betty Comden (original screenplay), Adolph Green (original screenplay)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Sky's the Limit | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  The Sky's the Limit  89 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Edward H. Griffith]  [13 Jul 1943]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Fred Astaire, Joan Leslie, Robert Benchley, Robert Ryan
Plot:  Flying Tiger Fred Atwell sneaks away from his famous squadron's personal appearance tour and goes incognito for several days of leave. He quickly falls for photographer Joan Manion, ...
Writer:  Frank Fenton (original screenplay), Lynn Root (original screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Let's Dance | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  Let's Dance  112 min,  [Musical, Comedy, Romance]  [Norman Z. McLeod]  [29 Nov 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Betty Hutton, Fred Astaire, Roland Young, Ruth Warrick
Plot:  Donald Elwood meets after the war his former USO partner, Kitty McNeil, who is now a rich widow with a little child. She tries to evade her paternal grandmother, who wants her to live in a ...
Writer:  Dane Lussier (additional dialogue), Allan Scott, Maurice Zolotow (story "Little Boy Blue")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Belle of New York | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  The Belle of New York  82 min,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Charles Walters]  [22 Feb 1952]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Fred Astaire, Keenan Wynn, Marjorie Main, Vera-Ellen
Plot:  In squeaky-clean New York at the turn of the century, playboy Charlie Hill falls so much in love that he can walk on air. The object of his affections is beautiful Angela Bonfils, a mission...
Writer:  C.M.S. McLellan (play), Chester Erskine (adaptation), Robert O'Brien, Irving Elinson
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Brother Can You Spare a Dime | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  Brother Can You Spare a Dime  103 min,  PG,  [Documentary]  [Philippe Mora]  [26 Nov 1975]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Fred Astaire, Laverne Andrews, Maxene Andrews, Patty Andrews
Plot:  A nostalgic look back at the Great Depression with contemporary archival footage and film clips picturing James Cagney as an American Everyman.
Writer:  Philippe Mora
Language:  English    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB
Carefree | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  Carefree  83 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Mark Sandrich]  [02 Sep 1938]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 50%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Luella Gear, Ralph Bellamy
Plot:  A psychiatrist agrees to hypnotize his friend's girlfriend in order to convince her to accept his proposals of marriage, but she ends up falling for the psychiatrist instead.
Writer:  Allan Scott (screen play), Ernest Pagano (screen play), Dudley Nichols (story and adaptation), Hagar Wilde (story and adaptation), Marian Ainslee (based on an original idea by), Guy Endore (based on an original idea by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Finian's Rainbow | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  Finian's Rainbow  141 min,  G,  [Family, Fantasy, Musical]  [Francis Ford Coppola]  [09 Oct 1968]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 57%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win & 7 nominations.
Actors:  Don Francks, Fred Astaire, Petula Clark, Tommy Steele
Plot:  An Irish immigrant and his daughter move into a town in the American South with a magical piece of gold that will change people's lives, including a struggling farmer and African American citizens threatened by a bigoted politician.
Writer:  E.Y. Harburg (book), Fred Saidy (book), E.Y. Harburg (screenplay), Fred Saidy (screenplay)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Midas Run | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  Midas Run  106 min,  M,  [Comedy, Crime, Drama]  [Alf Kjellin]  [15 May 1969]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anne Heywood, Fred Astaire, Ralph Richardson, Richard Crenna
Plot:  A veteran secret service officer from Britain hijacks a government shipment of $15 million of gold out of an irritation for never being knighted.
Writer:  Ronald Austin, James D. Buchanan, Berne Giler (screenplay), Berne Giler (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 56%  The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again  75 min,  UNRATED,  [Comedy, Western, Family]  [George McCowan]  [17 Nov 1970]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Andy Devine, Edgar Buchanan, Fred Astaire, Walter Brennan
Plot:  Retired Texas Ranger Nash Crawford re-assembles his former Ranger outfit from the old days to fight crime in his hometown.
Writer:  Richard Carr
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Lion Roars Again | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 54%  The Lion Roars Again  17 min,  [Documentary, Short]  [Jack Haley Jr.]  [N/A]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Army Archerd, Fred Astaire, Michael Anderson, Richard Benjamin
Plot:  This MGM documentary records a two day open house the studio held for the international media in 1975. They visit the set of Logan's Run (1976), meeting the producer and wardrobe designers. ...
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Ghost Story | Movie Details for Actor Fred Astaire | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 49%  Ghost Story  110 min,  R,  [Drama, Horror, Thriller]  [John Irvin]  [18 Dec 1981]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 35%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Alice Krige, Craig Wasson, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Fred Astaire, John Houseman, Melvyn Douglas
Plot:  Two generations of men find themselves haunted by the presence of a spectral woman. When the son of one of the elderly men returns to his hometown after his brother's mysterious death, they attempt to unravel her story.
Writer:  Peter Straub (novel), Lawrence D. Cohen (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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