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Baby Face | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  Baby Face  71 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Alfred E. Green]  [01 Dec 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Alphonse Ethier, Barbara Stanwyck, Donald Cook, George Brent
Plot:  A young woman, sexually exploited all her life, decides to turn the tables and exploit the hapless men at a big city bank - by gleefully sleeping her way to the top.
Writer:  Gene Markey (screen play), Kathryn Scola (screen play), Darryl F. Zanuck (story)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Jezebel | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Jezebel  104 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance]  [William Wyler]  [26 Mar 1938]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 94%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 3 wins & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Bette Davis, George Brent, Henry Fonda, Margaret Lindsay
Plot:  In 1850s Louisiana, a free-spirited Southern belle loses her fiancé due to her stubborn vanity and pride, and vows to win him back.
Writer:  Clements Ripley (screen play), Abem Finkel (screen play), John Huston (screen play), Owen Davis (from the play by)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
42nd Street | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  42nd Street  89 min,  UNRATED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Lloyd Bacon]  [11 Mar 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 95%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Bebe Daniels, George Brent, Ruby Keeler, Warner Baxter
Plot:  A director puts on what may be his last Broadway show and, at the last moment, a naive newcomer has to replace the star.
Writer:  Rian James (screen play), James Seymour (screen play), Bradford Ropes (based on the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Experiment Perilous | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 82%  Experiment Perilous  91 min,  APPROVED,  [Film-Noir, Romance, Thriller]  [Jacques Tourneur]  [18 Dec 1944]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Albert Dekker, George Brent, Hedy Lamarr, Paul Lukas
Plot:  In 1903, a doctor suspects murder in the gothic Bederaux family.
Writer:  Warren Duff (screenplay), Margaret Carpenter (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Dark Victory | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 81%  Dark Victory  104 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Edmund Goulding]  [22 Apr 1939]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Bette Davis, George Brent, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Humphrey Bogart
Plot:  A young socialite is diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor, and must decide whether or not she'll meet her final days with dignity.
Writer:  Casey Robinson (screen play), George Emerson Brewer Jr. (from the play by), Bertram Bloch (from the play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Spiral Staircase | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  The Spiral Staircase  83 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Mystery, Thriller]  [Robert Siodmak]  [31 May 1946]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, External Reviews
Actors:  Dorothy McGuire, Ethel Barrymore, George Brent, Kent Smith
Plot:  In 1916, a shadowy serial killer is targeting women with "afflictions"; one night during a thunderstorm, the mute Helen feels menaced.
Writer:  Mel Dinelli (screenplay), Ethel Lina White (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Old Maid | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  The Old Maid  95 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Edmund Goulding]  [02 Sep 1939]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Bette Davis, Donald Crisp, George Brent, Miriam Hopkins
Plot:  The arrival of an ex-lover on a young woman's wedding day sets in motion a chain of events which will alter her and her cousin's lives forever.
Writer:  Casey Robinson (screen play), Zoe Akins (based on the play by: Pulitzer Prize), Edith Wharton (and the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Tomorrow Is Forever | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Tomorrow Is Forever  104 min,  [Drama, Romance, War]  [Irving Pichel]  [17 Apr 1946]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Claudette Colbert, George Brent, Lucile Watson, Orson Welles
Plot:  An American World War I soldier, whose disfigured face is reconstructed by Austrian plastic surgeons, returns home after twenty years, but no one recognizes him, his widow is married to another man, and his son is a grown young man.
Writer:  Gwen Bristow (by), Lenore J. Coffee (screen play)
Language:  English, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Front Page Woman | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Front Page Woman  82 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Michael Curtiz]  [20 Jul 1935]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Actors:  Bette Davis, George Brent, Roscoe Karns, Wini Shaw
Plot:  A woman reporter tries to prove she's just as good as any man, but runs into trouble along the way.
Writer:  Laird Doyle (screen play), Lillie Hayward (screen play), Roy Chanslor (screen play), Richard Macaulay (from a story by), Laird Doyle (dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
In This Our Life | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  In This Our Life  97 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [John Huston]  [16 May 1942]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins.
Actors:  Bette Davis, Dennis Morgan, George Brent, Olivia de Havilland
Plot:  The day before her wedding, a pampered young woman absconds with her sister's husband; in retaliation, her sister begins seeing the woman's former fiancé.
Writer:  Howard Koch (screenplay), Ellen Glasgow (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Great Lie | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  The Great Lie  108 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Edmund Goulding]  [12 Apr 1941]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Bette Davis, George Brent, Lucile Watson, Mary Astor
Plot:  After a newlywed's husband apparently dies in a plane crash, she discovers that her rival for his affections is now pregnant with his child.
Writer:  Lenore J. Coffee (screen play), Polan Banks (from a novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Special Agent | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Special Agent  76 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama]  [William Keighley]  [14 Sep 1935]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bette Davis, George Brent, Jack La Rue, Ricardo Cortez
Plot:  Newspaperman Bill Bradford becomes a special agent for the tax service trying to end the career of racketeer Alexander Carston. Julie Gardner is Carston's bookkeeper. Bradford enters ...
Writer:  Laird Doyle (screen play), Abem Finkel (screen play), Martin Mooney (story idea)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
My Reputation | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  My Reputation  94 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Curtis Bernhardt]  [26 Jan 1946]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Barbara Stanwyck, George Brent, Lucile Watson, Warner Anderson
Plot:  A recent widow meets an army major while skiing and despite pressures from friends and family becomes romantically involved with him.
Writer:  Catherine Turney (screenplay), Clare Jaynes (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Rains Came | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The Rains Came  103 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Drama, Romance]  [Clarence Brown]  [15 Sep 1939]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 5 nominations.
Actors:  Brenda Joyce, George Brent, Myrna Loy, Tyrone Power
Plot:  Living in India with her crude husband, a British aristocrat is reunited with an old flame at a party, though she truly has her sights set on a handsome doctor.
Writer:  Philip Dunne (screen play), Julien Josephson (screen play), Louis Bromfield (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Case Against Mrs. Ames | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The Case Against Mrs. Ames  85 min,  [Drama]  [William A. Seiter]  [08 May 1936]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alan Baxter, Arthur Treacher, George Brent, Madeleine Carroll
Plot:  A beautiful socialite is acquitted of killing her husband only to be sued by her powerful mother-in-law for custody of her own son.
Writer:  C. Graham Baker, Arthur Somers Roche (novel), Gene Towne
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
'Til We Meet Again | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  'Til We Meet Again  99 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Edmund Goulding]  [20 Apr 1940]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  George Brent, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Merle Oberon, Pat O'Brien
Plot:  Dying Joan Ames meets criminal Dan Hardesty on a luxury liner as he is being transported back to America by policeman Steve Burke to face execution. Joan and Dan fall in love, their fates unbeknownst to one another.
Writer:  Warren Duff (screen play), Robert Lord (from an original story by)
Language:  English, French, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Bride for Sale | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Bride for Sale  87 min,  [Comedy]  [William D. Russell]  [12 Nov 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Claudette Colbert, George Brent, Max Baer, Robert Young
Plot:  Bride for Sale is a 1949 film distributed by RKO Radio Pictures, directed by William D. Russell, and starring Claudette Colbert, Robert Young and George Brent. The music score is by Frederick Hollander. Trite comedy.
Writer:  Islin Auster (screenplay), Joseph Fields (story), Frederick Kohner (story), Bruce Manning (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Out of the Blue | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Out of the Blue  84 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy]  [Leigh Jason]  [21 Apr 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ann Dvorak, George Brent, Turhan Bey, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  Set in an apartment building whose occupants include Arthur Earthleigh, a meek and mild type married to the beautiful-but-domineering Mae; a Bohemian artist, David Galleo and his ...
Writer:  Walter Bullock (screenplay), Vera Caspary (screenplay), Edward Eliscu (screenplay), Vera Caspary (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Painted Veil | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  The Painted Veil  85 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Richard Boleslawski]  [23 Nov 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  George Brent, Greta Garbo, Herbert Marshall, Warner Oland
Plot:  A wife neglected by her husband, a medical researcher in China, falls in love with a dashing diplomatic attaché.
Writer:  John Meehan (screen play), Salka Viertel (screen play), Edith Fitzgerald (screen play), W. Somerset Maugham (from the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Luxury Liner | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Luxury Liner  98 min,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Richard Whorf]  [11 Apr 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Frances Gifford, George Brent, Jane Powell, Lauritz Melchior
Plot:  A young girl stows away aboard a luxury liner which is full of musical stars--and which her father just happens to be the captain.
Writer:  Gladys Lehman (screenplay), Richard Connell (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
F.B.I. Girl | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  F.B.I. Girl  74 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [William Berke]  [04 Nov 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Audrey Totter, Cesar Romero, George Brent, Tom Drake
Plot:  A governor planning to run for U.S. Senate has a secret past that could prove damaging to his political aspirations: he's a convicted murderer, and that will come to light if the FBI does ...
Writer:  Dwight V. Babcock (screenplay), Richard H. Landau (screenplay), Rupert Hughes (based on a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Montana Belle | Movie Details for Actor George Brent | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  Montana Belle  82 min,  PASSED,  [Western]  [Allan Dwan]  [19 Jan 1953]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Forrest Tucker, George Brent, Jane Russell, Scott Brady
Plot:  In a fictionalized biography, Oklahoma outlaw Belle Starr meets the Dalton gang when rescued from lynching by Bob Dalton, who falls for her. So do gang member Mac and wealthy saloon owner ...
Writer:  M. Coates Webster (story), Howard Welsch (story), Horace McCoy (screenplay), Norman S. Hall (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB

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