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Love Me Tonight | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  Love Me Tonight  104 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Rouben Mamoulian]  [14 Oct 1932]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Charles Butterworth, Charles Ruggles, Jeanette MacDonald, Maurice Chevalier
Plot:  A Parisian tailor finds himself posing as a baron in order to collect a sizeable bill from an aristocrat, only to fall in love with an aloof young princess.
Writer:  Samuel Hoffenstein (screen play), George Marion Jr. (screen play), Waldemar Young (screen play), Léopold Marchand (based on a play by), Paul Armont (based on a play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
One Hour with You | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  One Hour with You  80 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [George Cukor, Ernst Lubitsch]  [25 Mar 1932]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Genevieve Tobin, Jeanette MacDonald, Lili Damita, Maurice Chevalier
Plot:  An unhappily married couple try to come between a happy one.
Writer:  Lothar Schmidt (play), Samson Raphaelson, Léopold Marchand (French adaptation), Samson Raphaelson (adaptation), Lothar Schmidt (play)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Love Parade | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  The Love Parade  107 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Ernst Lubitsch]  [18 Jan 1930]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 6 Oscars. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Jeanette MacDonald, Lillian Roth, Lupino Lane, Maurice Chevalier
Plot:  The queen of mythical Sylvania marries a courtier, who finds his new life unsatisfying.
Writer:  Ernest Vajda (by), Guy Bolton (by), Leon Xanrof (from the play: "The Prince Consort"), Jules Chancel (from the play: "The Prince Consort")
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
San Francisco | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  San Francisco  115 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama, Musical, Romance]  [W.S. Van Dyke]  [26 Jun 1936]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Clark Gable, Jack Holt, Jeanette MacDonald, Spencer Tracy
Plot:  A Barbary Coast saloonkeeper and a Nob Hill impresario are rivals for the affections of a beautiful singer, both personally and professionally in 1906 San Francisco.
Writer:  Anita Loos (screen play), Robert E. Hopkins (from the story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Merry Widow | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 81%  The Merry Widow  99 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Ernst Lubitsch]  [02 Nov 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 88%, External Reviews
Actors:  Edward Everett Horton, Jeanette MacDonald, Marcel Vallée, Maurice Chevalier
Plot:  The small kingdom of Marshovia has a little problem. The main tax-payer, the wealthy widow Sonia (who pays 52% of the taxes) has left for Paris. So Count Danilo is sent to Paris, to stop ...
Writer:  Ernest Vajda (screen play), Samson Raphaelson (screen play), Viktor Léon (based on book and lyrics by), Leo Stein (based on book and lyrics by), Marcel Achard, Viktor Léon (libretto Die lustige Witwe), Samson Raphaelson, Leo Stein (libretto Die lustige Witwe), Ernest Vajda
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Maytime | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Maytime  132 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Musical, Romance]  [Robert Z. Leonard]  [26 Mar 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Herman Bing, Jeanette MacDonald, John Barrymore, Nelson Eddy
Plot:  An elderly Miss Morrison recounts her life as the once young and beautiful opera singer Marcia Morney-then the toast of Napoleon III's Paris. One evening, she encounters an American voice ...
Writer:  Rida Johnson Young (operetta), Noel Langley, Rida Johnson Young (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Rose-Marie | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Rose-Marie  113 min,  PASSED,  [Musical, Romance, Adventure]  [W.S. Van Dyke]  [31 Jan 1936]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Allan Jones, Jeanette MacDonald, Nelson Eddy, Reginald Owen
Plot:  Opera singer (Marie de Flor) seeks out fugitive brother in the Canadian wilderness. During her trek, she meets a Canadian mountie (Sgt. Bruce) who is also searching for her brother. Romance...
Writer:  Frances Goodrich (screen play), Albert Hackett (screen play), Alice D.G. Miller (screen play), Otto A. Harbach (from the play by), Oscar Hammerstein II (from the play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Firefly | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  The Firefly  131 min,  PASSED,  [History, Musical, Romance]  [Robert Z. Leonard]  [05 Nov 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Allan Jones, Billy Gilbert, Jeanette MacDonald, Warren William
Plot:  Nina Maria Azara is the beautiful and alluring singing spy for Spain during the Napoleonic Wars. Her mission is to seduce French Officers, in order for them to reveal Napolean's intentions ...
Writer:  Frances Goodrich (screen play), Albert Hackett (screen play), Otto A. Harbach (based upon the play by), Ogden Nash (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
New Moon | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  New Moon  105 min,  PASSED,  [Musical, Romance, Adventure]  [Robert Z. Leonard, W.S. Van Dyke]  [28 Jun 1940]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  George Zucco, Jeanette MacDonald, Mary Boland, Nelson Eddy
Plot:  Marianne de Beaumaniour is on her way to New Orleans from Paris to inspect the plantation she inherited from her uncle. On the ship with her are bondsmen, that are to be sold for slavery. ...
Writer:  Oscar Hammerstein II (book), Frank Mandel (book), Laurence Schwab (book), Jacques Deval (screen play), Robert Arthur (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Monte Carlo | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Monte Carlo  90 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Ernst Lubitsch]  [27 Aug 1930]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Claud Allister, Jack Buchanan, Jeanette MacDonald, Zasu Pitts
Plot:  A countess flees to Monte Carlo on the day of her wedding, where she is courted by a count posing as a hairdresser.
Writer:  Ernest Vajda (adaptation), Hans Müller (play), Booth Tarkington (novel), Evelyn Greenleaf Sutherland (play), Vincent Lawrence (additional dialogue by)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Let's Go Native | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Let's Go Native  77 min,  [Comedy, Musical]  [Leo McCarey]  [16 Aug 1930]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Jack Oakie, James Hall, Jeanette MacDonald, Richard 'Skeets' Gallagher
Plot:  Dress designer Joan Wood, who's heavily in debt, has created costumes for a Broadway show that is exported to Argentina. With the money she wants to pay her debts, but there was a mistake: ...
Writer:  Percy Heath (dialogue), Percy Heath (screenplay), George Marion Jr. (dialogue), George Marion Jr. (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Sun Comes Up | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  The Sun Comes Up  93 min,  [Drama, Family]  [Richard Thorpe]  [12 May 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Claude Jarman Jr., Jeanette MacDonald, Lewis Stone, Lloyd Nolan
Plot:  Set in the rural south of the United States, a bereaved war widow learns to to put aside her bitterness and grief as she grows to love a young orphan boy and the dog that belonged to her ...
Writer:  Margaret Fitts, William Ludwig, Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Cat and the Fiddle | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The Cat and the Fiddle  88 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [William K. Howard, Sam Wood]  [16 Feb 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Butterworth, Frank Morgan, Jeanette MacDonald, Ramon Novarro
Plot:  A romance between a struggling composer and an American singer.
Writer:  Bella Spewack (screen play), Sam Spewack (screen play), Otto A. Harbach (from the play by), Jerome Kern (from the play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Girl of the Golden West | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  The Girl of the Golden West  121 min,  PASSED,  [Musical, Romance, Western]  [Robert Z. Leonard]  [18 Mar 1938]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Jeanette MacDonald, Leo Carrillo, Nelson Eddy, Walter Pidgeon
Plot:  Mary Robbins is a moderately educated, beautiful, young woman who owns the saloon called "The Poker". She is the only woman in the town of Couldee-making her the fancy of all the men there,...
Writer:  Isabel Dawn (screen play), Boyce DeGaw (screen play), David Belasco (based on the play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sweethearts | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Sweethearts  114 min,  PASSED,  [Musical]  [W.S. Van Dyke, Robert Z. Leonard]  [30 Dec 1938]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 2 wins.
Actors:  Frank Morgan, Jeanette MacDonald, Nelson Eddy, Ray Bolger
Plot:  A musical comedy duo in their 6th year on Broadway receive an offer to perform in Hollywood making films. The change of lifestyle is inviting to the Sweethearts as the move will take them ...
Writer:  Fred De Gresac (book), Harry B. Smith (book), Robert B. Smith (book), Dorothy Parker (screen play), Alan Campbell (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Vagabond King | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  The Vagabond King  104 min,  [Musical, Romance]  [Ludwig Berger, Ernst Lubitsch]  [17 Feb 1930]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dennis King, Jeanette MacDonald, Lillian Roth, O.P. Heggie
Plot:  The story takes place in medieval France. Poet-rogue Francois Villon, sentenced to hang by King Louis XI for writing derogatory verses about him, is offered a temporary reprieve. His ...
Writer:  Brian Hooker (operetta), Herman J. Mankiewicz (screenplay), Herman J. Mankiewicz (story), Justin Huntly McCarthy (play), William H. Post (operetta), R.H. Russell (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Naughty Marietta | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 56%  Naughty Marietta  105 min,  G,  [Drama, Musical, Romance]  [Robert Z. Leonard, W.S. Van Dyke]  [29 Mar 1935]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 43%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Elsa Lanchester, Frank Morgan, Jeanette MacDonald, Nelson Eddy
Plot:  In order to avoid a prearranged marriage, a rebellious French princess sheds her identity and escapes to colonial New Orleans, where she finds an unlikely true love.
Writer:  Rida Johnson Young (book), John Lee Mahin (screen play), Frances Goodrich (screen play), Albert Hackett (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Lottery Bride | Movie Details for Actor Jeanette MacDonald | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 55%  The Lottery Bride  80 min,  TV-PG,  [Musical, Romance]  [Paul L. Stein]  [28 Nov 1930]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Jeanette MacDonald, Joe E. Brown, John Garrick, Zasu Pitts
Plot:  Sundered lovers meet again amid tragic irony at a mining camp in northern Norway.
Writer:  Herbert Stothart (original story), Howard Emmett Rogers (continuty and dialogue), Horace Jackson (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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