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The Petrified Forest | Movie Details for Actor Leslie Howard | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  The Petrified Forest  82 min,  [Drama, Film-Noir, Romance]  [Archie Mayo]  [08 Feb 1936]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Bette Davis, Dick Foran, Genevieve Tobin, Humphrey Bogart, Leslie Howard
Plot:  A waitress, a hobo and a bank robber get mixed up at a lonely diner in the desert.
Writer:  Charles Kenyon (screen play), Delmer Daves (screen play), Robert E. Sherwood (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Pygmalion | Movie Details for Actor Leslie Howard | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Pygmalion  89 min,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Anthony Asquith, Leslie Howard]  [03 Mar 1939]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 94%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Leslie Howard, Marie Lohr, Wendy Hiller, Wilfrid Lawson
Plot:  A Victorian dialect expert makes a bet that he can teach a cockney flower girl to speak proper English and pass as a lady in high society.
Writer:  George Bernard Shaw (screen play and dialogue), W.P. Lipscomb (scenario), Cecil Lewis (scenario)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB
Intermezzo: A Love Story | Movie Details for Actor Leslie Howard | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  Intermezzo: A Love Story  70 min,  APPROVED,  [Romance, Drama]  [Gregory Ratoff]  [28 Feb 1940]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Edna Best, Ingrid Bergman, John Halliday, Leslie Howard
Plot:  A concert violinist becomes charmed with his daughter's talented piano teacher. When he invites her to go on tour with him, they make beautiful music away from the concert hall as well. He ...
Writer:  George O'Neil (screen play), Gösta Stevens (original story), Gustaf Molander (original story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Five and Ten | Movie Details for Actor Leslie Howard | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 82%  Five and Ten  89 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Robert Z. Leonard]  [13 Jun 1931]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Irene Rich, Leslie Howard, Marion Davies, Richard Bennett
Plot:  Woman falls in love with an engaged man.
Writer:  Fannie Hurst (from the book by), Edith Fitzgerald (dialogue continuity), A.P. Younger (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
49th Parallel | Movie Details for Actor Leslie Howard | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 81%  49th Parallel  104 min,  [Drama, War, Thriller]  [Michael Powell]  [15 Apr 1942]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 89%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Eric Portman, Laurence Olivier, Leslie Howard, Niall MacGinnis, Raymond Lovell, Richard George
Plot:  A World War II U-boat crew are stranded in northern Canada. To avoid internment, they must make their way to the border and get into the still-neutral USA.
Writer:  Emeric Pressburger (original story and screenplay), Rodney Ackland (scenario), Emeric Pressburger (scenario)
Language:  English, French, German    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB
The Scarlet Pimpernel | Movie Details for Actor Leslie Howard | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  The Scarlet Pimpernel  97 min,  [Adventure, Drama]  [Harold Young]  [07 Feb 1935]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Actors:  Leslie Howard, Merle Oberon, Nigel Bruce, Raymond Massey
Plot:  A noblewoman discovers her husband is The Scarlet Pimpernel, a vigilante who rescues aristocrats from the blade of the guillotine.
Writer:  Baroness Emmuska Orczy (by), Lajos Biró (scenario, continuity & dialogue), S.N. Behrman (scenario, continuity & dialogue), Robert E. Sherwood (scenario, continuity & dialogue), Arthur Wimperis (scenario, continuity & dialogue)
Language:  English, French    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB
It's Love I'm After | Movie Details for Actor Leslie Howard | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  It's Love I'm After  90 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy]  [Archie Mayo]  [20 Nov 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bette Davis, Leslie Howard, Olivia de Havilland, Patric Knowles
Plot:  An actor of the stage finds himself pursued by a lovestruck fan while trying to patch up a tempestuous relationship with his actress lover.
Writer:  Casey Robinson (screen play), Maurice Hanline (original story "Gentlemen After Midnight")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Secrets | Movie Details for Actor Leslie Howard | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Secrets  90 min,  [Drama, Western]  [Frank Borzage]  [16 Mar 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Blanche Friderici, C. Aubrey Smith, Leslie Howard, Mary Pickford
Plot:  In the late 1800s New England, banker William Marlowe and his wife Martha have arranged for their daughter Mary to marry the officious and older Lord Hurley of England. Mary does not want ...
Writer:  Frances Marion (written for the screen by), Salisbury Field (additional dialogue), Leonard Praskins (additional dialogue), Rudolph Besier (play), May Edginton (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Of Human Bondage | Movie Details for Actor Leslie Howard | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Of Human Bondage  83 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [John Cromwell]  [20 Jul 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 78%, External Reviews
Actors:  Bette Davis, Frances Dee, Kay Johnson, Leslie Howard
Plot:  A young man finds himself attracted to a cold and unfeeling waitress who may ultimately destroy them both.
Writer:  Lester Cohen (screen play), W. Somerset Maugham (from the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
'Pimpernel' Smith | Movie Details for Actor Leslie Howard | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  'Pimpernel' Smith  120 min,  PASSED,  [Adventure, Drama, Thriller]  [Leslie Howard]  [28 Jul 1941]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Allan Jeayes, Ben Williams, Ernest Butcher, Francis L. Sullivan, Leslie Howard, Peter Gawthorne
Plot:  Professor Horatio Smith, while seeming very unassuming, rescues victims of Nazi persecution during World War II.
Writer:  Anatole de Grunwald (screenplay), A.G. Macdonell (original story), Wolfgang Wilhelm (original story), Anatole de Grunwald (scenario), Roland Pertwee (scenario)
Language:  English, German    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB
Romeo and Juliet | Movie Details for Actor Leslie Howard | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Romeo and Juliet  125 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [George Cukor]  [03 Sep 1936]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 75%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Edna May Oliver, John Barrymore, Leslie Howard, Norma Shearer
Plot:  Young love is poisoned by a generations long feud between two noble families.
Writer:  William Shakespeare (play), Talbot Jennings (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Smilin' Through | Movie Details for Actor Leslie Howard | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Smilin' Through  98 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Sidney Franklin]  [24 Sep 1932]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Fredric March, Leslie Howard, Norma Shearer, O.P. Heggie
Plot:  The adoptive father of a young woman is horrified to learn she plans to marry the son of the man who accidentally killed her aunt years before.
Writer:  Jane Cowl (play), James B. Fagan (dialogue), Jane Murfin (play), Donald Ogden Stewart (dialogue), Ernest Vajda, Claudine West
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Stand-In | Movie Details for Actor Leslie Howard | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Stand-In  91 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Tay Garnett]  [29 Oct 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alan Mowbray, Humphrey Bogart, Joan Blondell, Leslie Howard
Plot:  A former child star falls in love with a stuffy accountant, who wants to learn why his firm's movie studio is losing money.
Writer:  Clarence Budington Kelland (based on the novel: "Stand-in" by), Gene Towne (screen play), C. Graham Baker (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Free Soul | Movie Details for Actor Leslie Howard | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  A Free Soul  93 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Romance]  [Clarence Brown]  [20 Jun 1931]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 nominations.
Actors:  Clark Gable, Leslie Howard, Lionel Barrymore, Norma Shearer
Plot:  An alcoholic lawyer who successfully defended a notorious gambler on a murder charge objects when his free-spirited daughter becomes romantically involved with him.
Writer:  Adela Rogers St. Johns (from the book by), John Meehan (dialogue continuity), Becky Gardiner (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Berkeley Square | Movie Details for Actor Leslie Howard | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Berkeley Square  84 min,  UNRATED,  [Fantasy, Romance]  [Frank Lloyd]  [15 Sep 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Heather Angel, Irene Browne, Leslie Howard, Valerie Taylor
Plot:  A young American man is transported back to London in the time of the American Revolution and meets his ancestors.
Writer:  John L. Balderston (play), John L. Balderston (screenplay), Sonya Levien (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Animal Kingdom | Movie Details for Actor Leslie Howard | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  The Animal Kingdom  85 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Edward H. Griffith, George Cukor]  [28 Dec 1932]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ann Harding, Leslie Howard, Myrna Loy, William Gargan
Plot:  Tom Collier has had a great relationship with Daisy, but when he decides to marry, it is not Daisy whom he asks, it is Cecelia. After the marriage, Tom is bored with the social scene and ...
Writer:  Horace Jackson (screenplay), Philip Barry (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Lady Is Willing | Movie Details for Actor Leslie Howard | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  The Lady Is Willing  66 min,  [Comedy]  [Gilbert Miller]  [11 Aug 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Binnie Barnes, Cedric Hardwicke, Leslie Howard, Nigel Playfair
Plot:  A private detective is hired by three men to kidnap a wealthy man's wife in order to get a ransom, but he soon falls for her.
Writer:  Guy Bolton (screenplay), Louis Verneuil (play)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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