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The Harder They Fall | Movie Details for Actor Jan Sterling | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  The Harder They Fall  109 min,  [Drama, Film-Noir, Sport]  [Mark Robson]  [08 May 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Humphrey Bogart, Jan Sterling, Mike Lane, Rod Steiger
Plot:  Down-on-his-luck ex-sportswriter Eddie Willis is hired by shady fight promoter Nick Benko to promote his latest find, an unknown but easily exploitable phenom from Argentina.
Writer:  Philip Yordan (screen play), Budd Schulberg (based on a novel by)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Ace in the Hole | Movie Details for Actor Jan Sterling | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 81%  Ace in the Hole  111 min,  [Drama, Film-Noir]  [Billy Wilder]  [04 Jul 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 89%, Metacritic 72/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Jan Sterling, Kirk Douglas, Porter Hall, Robert Arthur
Plot:  A frustrated former big-city journalist now stuck working for an Albuquerque newspaper exploits a story about a man trapped in a cave to re-jump start his career, but the situation quickly escalates into an out-of-control circus.
Writer:  Billy Wilder, Lesser Samuels, Walter Newman
Language:  English, Spanish, Latin    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Rhubarb | Movie Details for Actor Jan Sterling | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Rhubarb  94 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Family, Sport]  [Arthur Lubin]  [08 Feb 1952]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Gene Lockhart, Jan Sterling, Ray Milland, William Frawley
Plot:  Rich, eccentric T.J. Banner adopts a feral cat who becomes an affectionate pet. Then T.J. dies, leaving to Rhubarb most of his money and a pro baseball team, the Brooklyn Loons. When the ...
Writer:  Dorothy Davenport (screenplay), Francis M. Cockrell (screenplay), H. Allen Smith (based on the novel by), David Stern (additional dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
1984 | Movie Details for Actor Jan Sterling | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  1984  90 min,  [Drama, Sci-Fi]  [Michael Anderson]  [01 Sep 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  David Kossoff, Edmond O'Brien, Jan Sterling, Michael Redgrave
Plot:  In a totalitarian future society, Winston Smith, whose daily work is re-writing history, tries to rebel by falling in love.
Writer:  George Orwell (freely adapted from the novel by: "1984"), William Templeton (screenplay), Ralph Gilbert Bettison (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue | Movie Details for Actor Jan Sterling | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Slaughter on Tenth Avenue  103 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Arnold Laven]  [01 Sep 1957]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dan Duryea, Jan Sterling, Julie Adams, Richard Egan
Plot:  A brave longshoreman lingers on after being gunned down by 3 racketeers, as a determined assistant D.A. searches hard for fearful witnesses against the men.
Writer:  William J. Keating (book), Richard Carter (book), Lawrence Roman (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Split Second | Movie Details for Actor Jan Sterling | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Split Second  85 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Dick Powell]  [02 May 1953]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alexis Smith, Jan Sterling, Keith Andes, Stephen McNally
Plot:  Two escaped killers take hostages and hide in a Nevada mining ghost town without knowing that an atom bomb is scheduled to be tested there the next morning.
Writer:  William Bowers (screen play), Irving Wallace (screen play), Chester Erskine (story), Irving Wallace (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Flesh and Fury | Movie Details for Actor Jan Sterling | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Flesh and Fury  83 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Film-Noir, Sport]  [Joseph Pevney]  [24 May 1952]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Jan Sterling, Mona Freeman, Tony Curtis, Wallace Ford
Plot:  A deaf boxer is exploited by a gold-digging blonde.
Writer:  William Alland (story), Bernard Gordon
Language:  English, American Sign Language    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Man with the Gun | Movie Details for Actor Jan Sterling | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Man with the Gun  84 min,  APPROVED,  [Western]  [Richard Wilson]  [05 Nov 1955]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Henry Hull, Jan Sterling, Karen Sharpe, Robert Mitchum
Plot:  When a notorious tough 'town tamer' is hired by the citizenry to rid of the gunmen driving them off their land, he finds the local saloon madam to be an old friend.
Writer:  N.B. Stone Jr. (story and screenplay), Richard Wilson (story and screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Appointment with Danger | Movie Details for Actor Jan Sterling | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Appointment with Danger  89 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Lewis Allen]  [11 Jun 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alan Ladd, Jan Sterling, Paul Stewart, Phyllis Calvert
Plot:  When ruthlessly dedicated postal inspector investigates the murder of a co-worker, he finds that the sole witness, a nun, has been targeted by the killers.
Writer:  Richard L. Breen, Warren Duff
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
High School Confidential! | Movie Details for Actor Jan Sterling | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  High School Confidential!  85 min,  [Crime, Drama]  [Jack Arnold]  [13 Jun 1958]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 70%, External Reviews
Actors:  Jan Sterling, John Drew Barrymore, Mamie Van Doren, Russ Tamblyn
Plot:  A tough kid comes to a new high school and begins muscling his way into the drug scene. As he moves his way up the ladder, a schoolteacher tries to reform him, his aunt tries to seduce him,...
Writer:  Robert Blees (screenplay), Robert Blees (story), Lewis Meltzer
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Women's Prison | Movie Details for Actor Jan Sterling | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Women's Prison  80 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Lewis Seiler]  [01 Feb 1955]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Audrey Totter, Cleo Moore, Ida Lupino, Jan Sterling
Plot:  Life at a 1950s women's maximum security prison where the warden and the guards are as brutal as the inmates.
Writer:  Crane Wilbur (screenplay), Jack DeWitt (screenplay), Jack DeWitt (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
First Monday in October | Movie Details for Actor Jan Sterling | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  First Monday in October  98 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Ronald Neame]  [21 Aug 1981]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Barnard Hughes, Jan Sterling, Jill Clayburgh, Walter Matthau
Plot:  For the first time in history a woman is appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court, where she becomes a friendly rival to a liberal associate.
Writer:  Jerome Lawrence (play), Jerome Lawrence (screenplay), Robert E. Lee (play), Robert E. Lee (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Alaska Seas | Movie Details for Actor Jan Sterling | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  Alaska Seas  78 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Crime, Drama]  [Jerry Hopper]  [27 Jan 1954]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Brian Keith, Gene Barry, Jan Sterling, Robert Ryan
Plot:  The owner of a salmon cannery in Alaska hires a man who had formerly been his partner, and comes to regret it.
Writer:  Barrett Willoughby (story), Walter Doniger, Daniel Mainwaring
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Female on the Beach | Movie Details for Actor Jan Sterling | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Female on the Beach  97 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Joseph Pevney]  [27 Aug 1955]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Cecil Kellaway, Jan Sterling, Jeff Chandler, Joan Crawford
Plot:  Moving into a beach house involves Lynn Markham in mystery, danger, and romance with a beach boy of dubious motives.
Writer:  Robert Hill (play), Robert Hill (screenplay), Richard Alan Simmons (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Pony Express | Movie Details for Actor Jan Sterling | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  Pony Express  101 min,  APPROVED,  [History, Romance, Western]  [Jerry Hopper]  [01 May 1953]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charlton Heston, Forrest Tucker, Jan Sterling, Rhonda Fleming
Plot:  Buffalo Bill and Wild Bill Hickock work to establish the Pony Express and fight Indians and California Separatists who seek to destroy it.
Writer:  Charles Marquis Warren (screenplay), Frank Gruber (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Vanquished | Movie Details for Actor Jan Sterling | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 54%  The Vanquished  84 min,  APPROVED,  [Western]  [Edward Ludwig]  [03 Jun 1953]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Coleen Gray, Jan Sterling, John Payne, Lyle Bettger
Plot:  A Southern States official returns home after the Civil War and has to see that in his village the law is in the hands of a few scrupoulos people.
Writer:  Karl Brown (story), Lewis R. Foster (screenplay), Winston Miller (screenplay), Frank L. Moss (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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