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Body and Soul | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  Body and Soul  104 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Film-Noir, Sport]  [Robert Rossen]  [30 Sep 1948]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 4 nominations.
Actors:  Anne Revere, Hazel Brooks, John Garfield, Lilli Palmer
Plot:  A talented boxer's young career hits difficult terrain when an unethical promoter takes interest in him.
Writer:  Abraham Polonsky (original screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Force of Evil | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  Force of Evil  79 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Abraham Polonsky]  [01 Mar 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Howland Chamberlain, John Garfield, Marie Windsor, Thomas Gomez
Plot:  An unethical lawyer, with an older brother he wants to help, becomes a partner with a client in the numbers racket.
Writer:  Abraham Polonsky (screenplay), Ira Wolfert (screenplay), Ira Wolfert (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
He Ran All the Way | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  He Ran All the Way  77 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [John Berry]  [13 Jul 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  John Garfield, Selena Royle, Shelley Winters, Wallace Ford
Plot:  Nick and his partner Al stage a payroll holdup. Al is shot and Nick kills a policeman. Nick hides out at a public pool, where he meets Peg Dobbs. They go back to her apartment and he forces her family to hide him from the police manhunt.
Writer:  Sam Ross (novel), Dalton Trumbo (screenplay), Hugo Butler (screenplay), Guy Endore (front for Dalton Trumbo and Hugo Butler)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Four Daughters | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Four Daughters  90 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Music, Romance]  [Michael Curtiz]  [09 Aug 1938]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 5 Oscars. Another 1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Claude Rains, Frank McHugh, Jeffrey Lynn, John Garfield
Plot:  Adam Lemp, the Dean of the Briarwood Music Foundation, has passed on his love of music to his four early adult daughters - Thea, Emma, Kay and Ann - who live with him and his sister, the ...
Writer:  Julius J. Epstein (screen play), Lenore J. Coffee (screen play), Fannie Hurst (from the Cosmopolitan Magazine story by)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Postman Always Rings Twice | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  The Postman Always Rings Twice  113 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Tay Garnett]  [14 Oct 1946]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 95%, External Reviews
Actors:  Cecil Kellaway, Hume Cronyn, John Garfield, Lana Turner
Plot:  A married woman and a drifter fall in love, then plot to murder her husband. Once the deed is done, they must live with the consequences of their actions.
Writer:  Harry Ruskin (screen play), Niven Busch (screen play), James M. Cain (based on the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Air Force | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Air Force  124 min,  APPROVED,  [Action, Drama, History]  [Howard Hawks]  [20 Mar 1943]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 88%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Arthur Kennedy, Charles Drake, Gig Young, John Garfield, John Ridgely
Plot:  The crew of an Air Force bomber arrives in Pearl Harbor in the aftermath of the Japanese attack and is sent on to Manila to help with the defense of the Philippines.
Writer:  Dudley Nichols (original screenplay)
Language:  English, Japanese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Gentleman's Agreement | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Gentleman's Agreement  118 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Elia Kazan]  [01 Feb 1948]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 78%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 3 Oscars. Another 9 wins & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Celeste Holm, Dorothy McGuire, Gregory Peck, John Garfield
Plot:  A reporter pretends to be Jewish in order to cover a story on anti-Semitism, and personally discovers the true depths of bigotry and hatred.
Writer:  Laura Z. Hobson (novel), Moss Hart (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Breaking Point | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  The Breaking Point  97 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Michael Curtiz]  [06 Oct 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  John Garfield, Juano Hernandez, Patricia Neal, Phyllis Thaxter
Plot:  An otherwise moral captain of a charter boat becomes financially strapped and is drawn into illegal activities in order to keep up payments on his boat.
Writer:  Ranald MacDougall (screen play by), Ernest Hemingway (based on the story by)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Sea Wolf | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  The Sea Wolf  100 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Adventure]  [Michael Curtiz]  [21 Mar 1941]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Alexander Knox, Edward G. Robinson, Ida Lupino, John Garfield
Plot:  Humphrey van Weyden, a writer, and fugitives Ruth Webster and George Leach have been given refuge aboard the sealer "Ghost," captained by the cruel Wolf Larsen. The crew mutinies against ...
Writer:  Jack London (novel), Robert Rossen (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Pride of the Marines | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  Pride of the Marines  120 min,  APPROVED,  [Biography, Drama, Romance]  [Delmer Daves]  [24 Aug 1945]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dane Clark, Eleanor Parker, John Garfield, John Ridgely
Plot:  Marine hero Al Schmid is blinded in battle and returns home to be rehabilitated. He readjusts to his civilian life with the help of his soon to be wife.
Writer:  Albert Maltz (screen play), Marvin Borowsky (adaptation), Roger Butterfield (from a book by)
Language:  English, Japanese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Between Two Worlds | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Between Two Worlds  112 min,  APPROVED,  [Mystery, Drama, Fantasy]  [Edward A. Blatt]  [20 May 1944]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Eleanor Parker, John Garfield, Paul Henreid, Sydney Greenstreet
Plot:  Passengers on an ocean liner can't recall how they got on board or where they are going yet, oddly enough, it soon becomes apparent that they all have something in common.
Writer:  Daniel Fuchs (screenplay), Sutton Vane (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Hollywood Canteen | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Hollywood Canteen  124 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Delmer Daves]  [31 Dec 1944]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bette Davis, Eddie Cantor, Jack Benny, Joe E. Brown, John Garfield, The Andrews Sisters
Plot:  Two soldiers on sick leave spend three nights at the Hollywood Canteen before going back to active duty. With a little friendly help from John Garfield, Slim gets to kiss Joan Leslie, whom ...
Writer:  Delmer Daves (original screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Destination Tokyo | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Destination Tokyo  135 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, History, War]  [Delmer Daves]  [31 Dec 1943]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alan Hale, Cary Grant, John Garfield, John Ridgely
Plot:  In order to provide information for the first air raid over Tokyo, a U.S. submarine sneaks into Tokyo Bay and places a spy team ashore.
Writer:  Steve Fisher (original story), Delmer Daves (screen play), Albert Maltz (screen play)
Language:  English, Japanese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
They Made Me a Criminal | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  They Made Me a Criminal  92 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Busby Berkeley]  [28 Jan 1939]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ann Sheridan, Claude Rains, John Garfield, The 'Dead End' Kids, The Dead End Kids
Plot:  A boxer flees believing he has comitted a murder while he was drunk.
Writer:  Sig Herzig (screen play), Bertram Millhauser (from a novel by), Beulah Marie Dix (from a novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Nobody Lives Forever | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Nobody Lives Forever  100 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Jean Negulesco]  [01 Nov 1946]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Faye Emerson, Geraldine Fitzgerald, John Garfield, Walter Brennan
Plot:  G.I. Nick Blake, a never charged con man in his pre-military life, has just received an honorable discharge from the army on medical reasons. Rather than return to his old life, he plans to...
Writer:  W.R. Burnett (original screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Humoresque | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Humoresque  125 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Music, Romance]  [Jean Negulesco]  [25 Jan 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 60%, External Reviews
Actors:  J. Carrol Naish, Joan Crawford, John Garfield, Oscar Levant
Plot:  A classical musician from the slums is sidetracked by his love for a wealthy, neurotic socialite.
Writer:  Clifford Odets (screenplay), Zachary Gold (screenplay), Fannie Hurst (short story "Humoresque")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
We Were Strangers | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  We Were Strangers  106 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Romance, Drama]  [John Huston]  [27 Apr 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 70%, External Reviews
Actors:  Gilbert Roland, Jennifer Jones, John Garfield, Pedro Armend├íriz
Plot:  1932. The tyrannical and despotic government of President Machado has headed Cuba for seven years. The latest measure of that tyranny is the outlawing of public gatherings of more than four...
Writer:  Peter Viertel (screenplay), John Huston (screenplay), Robert Sylvester (novel)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Castle on the Hudson | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Castle on the Hudson  77 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama]  [Anatole Litvak]  [17 Feb 1940]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ann Sheridan, Burgess Meredith, John Garfield, Pat O'Brien
Plot:  Mobster Tommy Gordon isn't worried about being sentenced to Sing Sing prison because his political pals have promised him a quick parole. A troublesome prisoner, he finally concedes that ...
Writer:  Seton I. Miller (screen play), Brown Holmes (screen play), Courtney Terrett (screen play), Lewis E. Lawes (from the book by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Flowing Gold | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Flowing Gold  81 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Drama, Romance]  [Alfred E. Green]  [24 Aug 1940]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Frances Farmer, John Garfield, Pat O'Brien, Raymond Walburn
Plot:  Johnny Blake, dodging the law on a false murder charge, gets work in the oil fields. His boss and friend Hap O'Connor turns on him when Johnny and Hap's girlfriend Linda fall in love. An ...
Writer:  Rex Beach (suggested by a story by), Kenneth Gamet (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Tortilla Flat | Movie Details for Actor John Garfield | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  Tortilla Flat  105 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Victor Fleming]  [28 Aug 1942]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Frank Morgan, Hedy Lamarr, John Garfield, Spencer Tracy
Plot:  Danny, a poor northern Californian Mexican-American, inherits two houses from his grandfather and is quickly taken advantage of by his vagabond friends.
Writer:  John Lee Mahin (screen play), Benjamin Glazer (screen play), John Steinbeck (based on the book by)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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