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The Night of the Hunter | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 92%  The Night of the Hunter  92 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Charles Laughton]  [24 Nov 1955]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 98%, Metacritic 99/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins.
Actors:  James Gleason, Lillian Gish, Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters
Plot:  A religious fanatic marries a gullible widow whose young children are reluctant to tell him where their real daddy hid $10,000 he'd stolen in a robbery.
Writer:  James Agee (screenplay by), Davis Grubb (based on the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Wind | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 91%  The Wind  95 min,  [Drama, Romance, Western]  [Victor Sjöström]  [23 Nov 1928]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Dorothy Cumming, Lars Hanson, Lillian Gish, Montagu Love
Plot:  A frail young woman from the east moves in with her cousin in the west, where she causes tension within the family and is slowly driven mad.
Writer:  Frances Marion (scenario), Dorothy Scarborough (from the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages  197 min,  [Drama, History]  [D.W. Griffith]  [05 Sep 1916]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 97%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  F.A. Turner, Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Robert Harron
Plot:  The story of a poor young woman, separated by prejudice from her husband and baby, is interwoven with tales of intolerance from throughout history.
Writer:  D.W. Griffith (scenario), Anita Loos (titles)
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Way Down East | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Way Down East  145 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [D.W. Griffith]  [03 Sep 1920]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 94%, External Reviews
Actors:  Lillian Gish, Lowell Sherman, Mrs. David Landau, Richard Barthelmess
Plot:  A naive country girl is tricked into a sham marriage by a wealthy womanizer, then must rebuild her life despite the taint of having borne a child out of wedlock.
Writer:  Lottie Blair Parker (from the play by), William A. Brady (play), Joseph R. Grismer (elaborated by), Anthony Paul Kelly (scenario by)
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Broken Blossoms | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Broken Blossoms  90 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [D.W. Griffith]  [20 Oct 1919]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 95%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Arthur Howard, Donald Crisp, Lillian Gish, Richard Barthelmess
Plot:  A frail waif, abused by her brutal boxer father in London's seedy Limehouse District, is befriended by a sensitive Chinese immigrant with tragic consequences.
Writer:  Thomas Burke (adapted from 'The Chink and the Child' by), D.W. Griffith
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Portrait of Jennie | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  Portrait of Jennie  86 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance, Fantasy]  [William Dieterle]  [22 Apr 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Ethel Barrymore, Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten, Lillian Gish
Plot:  A mysterious girl inspires a struggling artist.
Writer:  Robert Nathan (novel), Leonardo Bercovici (adaptation), Paul Osborn (screenplay), Peter Berneis (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Orphans of the Storm | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  Orphans of the Storm  150 min,  [Drama, History, Romance]  [D.W. Griffith]  [N/A]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, External Reviews
Actors:  Dorothy Gish, Frank Losee, Joseph Schildkraut, Lillian Gish
Plot:  Two orphaned sisters are caught up in the turmoil of the French Revolution, encountering misery and love along the way.
Writer:  Adolphe d'Ennery (novel), Eugène Cormon (novel), D.W. Griffith
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Birth of a Nation | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 83%  The Birth of a Nation  195 min,  [Drama, History, War]  [D.W. Griffith]  [21 Mar 1915]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins.
Actors:  Henry B. Walthall, Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Miriam Cooper
Plot:  The Stoneman family finds its friendship with the Camerons affected by the Civil War, both fighting in opposite armies. The development of the war in their lives plays through to Lincoln's assassination and the birth of the Ku Klux Klan.
Writer:  Thomas Dixon Jr. (adapted from his novel: "The Clansman: An Historical Romance of the Ku Klux Klan"), Thomas Dixon Jr. (play), Thomas Dixon Jr. (novel), D.W. Griffith, Frank E. Woods
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
La Bohème | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  La Bohème  95 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [King Vidor]  [13 Mar 1926]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  George Hassell, John Gilbert, Lillian Gish, Renée Adorée
Plot:  A group of starving artists try to survive in 1830s Paris, including a seamstress and the would-be playwright she loves.
Writer:  Fred De Gresac (screen play), Henri Murger (suggested by "Life in the Latin Quarter" by), Ray Doyle (continuity), Harry Behn (continuity), William M. Conselman (titles), Ruth Cummings (titles)
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Scarlet Letter | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  The Scarlet Letter  115 min,  PASSED,  [Drama]  [Victor Sjöström]  [08 Jan 1927]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Henry B. Walthall, Karl Dane, Lars Hanson, Lillian Gish
Plot:  After having a child out of wedlock, a young Puritan woman is pressured to reveal the name of her lover.
Writer:  Nathaniel Hawthorne (novel), Frances Marion (adaptation), Frances Marion (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
True Heart Susie | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  True Heart Susie  87 min,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [D.W. Griffith]  [01 Jun 1919]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Actors:  Lillian Gish, Loyola O'Connor, Robert Harron, Wilbur Higby
Plot:  Susie, a plain young country girl, secretly loves a neighbor boy, William. She believes in him and sacrifices much of her own happiness to promote his own ambitions, all without his ...
Writer:  Marian Fremont (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Annie Laurie | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Annie Laurie  90 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [John S. Robertson]  [11 May 1927]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Creighton Hale, Joseph Striker, Lillian Gish, Norman Kerry
Plot:  The story of the famous battle between the Scots clans of Macdonald and Campbell, and the young woman who comes between them, Annie Laurie.
Writer:  Marian Ainslee (titles), Ruth Cummings (titles), Josephine Lovett (screenplay), Josephine Lovett (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Top Man | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Top Man  74 min,  [Comedy, Musical]  [Charles Lamont]  [17 Sep 1943]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Donald O'Connor, Lillian Gish, Richard Dix, Susanna Foster
Plot:  Musical in which a family puts on a show to boost the morale of the local factory workers.
Writer:  Zachary Gold, Ken Goldsmith (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Follow Me, Boys! | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Follow Me, Boys!  131 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Family]  [Norman Tokar]  [01 Dec 1966]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Charles Ruggles, Fred MacMurray, Lillian Gish, Vera Miles
Plot:  Lem Siddons is part of a traveling band who has a dream of becoming a lawyer. Deciding to settle down, he finds a job as a stockboy in the general store of a small town. Trying to fit in, ...
Writer:  Louis Pelletier (screenplay), MacKinlay Kantor (book)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Orders to Kill | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Orders to Kill  93 min,  [Drama, War]  [Anthony Asquith]  [04 Jul 1958]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 3 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 4 nominations.
Actors:  Eddie Albert, James Robertson Justice, Lillian Gish, Paul Massie
Plot:  American agent faces an engrossing moral dilemma when he is parachuted into France to eliminate a suspected traitor in the French Resistance.
Writer:  Paul Dehn (screenplay), Donald Downes (original story), George St. George (screen adaptation)
Language:  English, French, German    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The White Sister | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The White Sister  143 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Henry King]  [N/A]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Gail Kane, J. Barney Sherry, Lillian Gish, Ronald Colman
Plot:  A young woman becomes a nun when she believes her sweetheart has been killed, but things get complicated when he returns alive.
Writer:  Francis Marion Crawford (novel), George V. Hobart, Charles E. Whittaker, Will M. Ritchey (titles), Don Bartlett (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Whales of August | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  The Whales of August  90 min,  [Drama]  [Lindsay Anderson]  [19 Aug 1987]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 63%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Ann Sothern, Bette Davis, Lillian Gish, Vincent Price
Plot:  It's August. Like they have most summers, elderly widowed sisters Libby Strong and Sarah Webber, who live in Philadelphia, are staying together in the family's summer cottage on an island ...
Writer:  David Berry (screenplay), David Berry (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Commandos Strike at Dawn | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Commandos Strike at Dawn  98 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, History, War]  [John Farrow]  [30 Dec 1942]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anna Lee, Cedric Hardwicke, Lillian Gish, Paul Muni
Plot:  A gentle widower, enraged at Nazi atrocities against his peaceful Norwegian fishing village, escapes to Britain and returns leading a commando force against the oppressors.
Writer:  Irwin Shaw (screen play), C.S. Forester (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Hearts of the World | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Hearts of the World  117 min,  TV-PG,  [Drama, War]  [D.W. Griffith]  [01 Jun 1918]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolph Lestina, Dorothy Gish, Josephine Crowell, Lillian Gish, Robert Harron
Plot:  Young lovers in a French village are torn apart with the coming of the Great War.
Writer:  D.W. Griffith (English translation), D.W. Griffith (scenario)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Enoch Arden | Movie Details for Actor Lillian Gish | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  Enoch Arden  40 min,  [Short, Drama]  [Christy Cabanne]  [08 Apr 1915]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alfred Paget, Lillian Gish, Wallace Reid
Plot:  Seamen Enoch Arden returns home after a long absence marooned on a desert island. At home he finds his wife married to another, and though he loves her, he cannot bear to disrupt her ...
Writer:  D.W. Griffith, Alfred Lord Tennyson (poem)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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