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That's Entertainment! | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  That's Entertainment!  135 min,  G,  [Documentary, Family, Musical]  [Jack Haley Jr.]  [21 Jun 1974]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins.
Actors:  Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Peter Lawford
Plot:  Various MGM stars from yesterday present their favourite musical moments from the studio's 50 year history.
Writer:  Jack Haley Jr.
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Dead Ringer | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  Dead Ringer  116 min,  UNRATED,  [Crime, Drama, Thriller]  [Paul Henreid]  [19 Feb 1964]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Bette Davis, Karl Malden, Peter Lawford, Philip Carey
Plot:  The working-class twin sister of a callous, wealthy woman impulsively murders her out of revenge and assumes her identity. But impersonating her dead twin is more complicated and risky than she anticipated.
Writer:  Albert Beich (screenplay by), Oscar Millard (screenplay by), Rian James (from a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
It Should Happen to You | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  It Should Happen to You  86 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [George Cukor]  [01 Mar 1954]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Jack Lemmon, Judy Holliday, Michael O'Shea, Peter Lawford
Plot:  When her name is plastered on ten billboards all over New York City, a fame-seeker is bombarded by men from all over.
Writer:  Garson Kanin (story and screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Cluny Brown | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 83%  Cluny Brown  100 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Ernst Lubitsch]  [29 May 1946]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Boyer, Helen Walker, Jennifer Jones, Peter Lawford
Plot:  A free-spirited parlor maid and a Czech refugee surprise an English village with their unconventional ways.
Writer:  Samuel Hoffenstein (screenplay), Elizabeth Reinhardt (screenplay), Margery Sharp (novel), James Hilton (contributing writer)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Easter Parade | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 82%  Easter Parade  107 min,  APPROVED,  [Musical, Romance]  [Charles Walters]  [08 Jul 1948]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 90%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Ann Miller, Fred Astaire, Judy Garland, Peter Lawford
Plot:  A nightclub performer hires a naive chorus girl to become his new dance partner to make his former partner jealous and to prove he can make any partner a star.
Writer:  Sidney Sheldon (screenplay), Frances Goodrich (screenplay), Albert Hackett (screenplay), Frances Goodrich (original story), Albert Hackett (original story)
Language:  English, French, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Good News | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Good News  93 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Charles Walters]  [26 Dec 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Joan McCracken, June Allyson, Patricia Marshall, Peter Lawford
Plot:  At fictitious Tait University in the Roaring 20's, co-ed and school librarian Connie Lane falls for football hero Tommy Marlowe. Unfortunately, he has his eye on gold-digging vamp Pat ...
Writer:  Lew Brown (play), Laurence Schwab (play), Frank Mandel (play), Buddy G. DeSylva (play), Ray Henderson (play), Betty Comden (screenplay), Adolph Green (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Royal Wedding | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Royal Wedding  93 min,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Stanley Donen]  [23 Mar 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, External Reviews
Actors:  Fred Astaire, Jane Powell, Peter Lawford, Sarah Churchill
Plot:  Tom and Ellen Bowen are a brother and sister dance act whose show closes in New York. Their agent books them in London for the same period as the Royal Wedding. They travel by ship where ...
Writer:  Alan Jay Lerner (story), Alan Jay Lerner (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Little Women | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  Little Women  122 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Family, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [01 Apr 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Elizabeth Taylor, June Allyson, Margaret O'Brien, Peter Lawford
Plot:  The March sisters -- Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy -- struggle to make ends meet in their New England household while their father is away fighting in the Civil War. Despite harsh times, they cling...
Writer:  Andrew Solt (screen play), Sarah Y. Mason (screen play), Victor Heerman (screen play), Louisa May Alcott (from the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell  108 min,  M,  [Comedy, Romance, War]  [Melvin Frank]  [01 Dec 1968]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Gina Lollobrigida, Peter Lawford, Phil Silvers, Shelley Winters
Plot:  Carla Campbell receives maintenance payment by three former GIs who all believe to be the father of her daughter Gia.
Writer:  Melvin Frank, Denis Norden, Sheldon Keller
Language:  English, French, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sylvia | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Sylvia  115 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama]  [Gordon Douglas]  [12 Mar 1965]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Carroll Baker, George Maharis, Joanne Dru, Peter Lawford
Plot:  Sylvia West is a young poetess engaged to Frederic Summers, an eccentric millionaire. Summers, a man who always fears he is being loved for his money, decides to make a small check on his ...
Writer:  Sydney Boehm, Howard Fast (novel)
Language:  English, French, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Exodus | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Exodus  208 min,  APPROVED,  [Action, Drama, History]  [Otto Preminger]  [02 Jan 1961]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 64%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 7 nominations.
Actors:  Eva Marie Saint, Paul Newman, Peter Lawford, Ralph Richardson
Plot:  The state of Israel is created in 1948, resulting in war with its Arab neighbors.
Writer:  Dalton Trumbo (screenplay), Leon Uris (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Son of Lassie | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  Son of Lassie  102 min,  G,  [Adventure, Drama, Family]  [S. Sylvan Simon]  [20 Apr 1945]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Donald Crisp, June Lockhart, Nigel Bruce, Peter Lawford
Plot:  Laddie (Son of Lassie !) and his master are trapped in Norway during WW2 - has he inherited his mothers famous courage ?
Writer:  Jeanne Bartlett (screenplay), Jeanne Bartlett (story), Eric Knight (characters)
Language:  English, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The April Fools | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  The April Fools  95 min,  M,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Stuart Rosenberg]  [28 May 1969]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Catherine Deneuve, Jack Lemmon, Jack Weston, Peter Lawford
Plot:  In New York, the newly-promoted Wall Street broker, Howard Brubaker is invited by his boss Ted Gunther, to come to his apartment. However, there is a party and Howard feels uncomfortable ...
Writer:  Hal Dresner
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Hour of 13 | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  The Hour of 13  80 min,  [Crime, Mystery, Romance]  [Harold French]  [21 Nov 1952]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dawn Addams, Derek Bond, Peter Lawford, Roland Culver
Plot:  A jewel thief tries to mislead police who suspect that his theft of a valuable emerald is related to the serial murder of eleven policemen.
Writer:  Philip MacDonald (novel), Leon Gordon, Howard Emmett Rogers
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Just This Once | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  Just This Once  90 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy]  [Don Weis]  [31 Jul 1952]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Janet Leigh, Lewis Stone, Marilyn Erskine, Peter Lawford
Plot:  Mark MacLene owes the IRS, the banks and others a lot of money. The problem is that his trust makes $1,000,000 a year, but he spends $150,000 every month. His trustee, Sam, uses the power ...
Writer:  Sidney Sheldon (screenplay), Max Trell (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Rogue's March | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Rogue's March  84 min,  PASSED,  [Adventure, Drama, War]  [Allan Davis]  [13 Feb 1953]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Janice Rule, Leo G. Carroll, Peter Lawford, Richard Greene
Plot:  Unjustly drummed out of his regiment, a Victorian Englishman (Peter Lawford) restores his honor in India.
Writer:  Leon Gordon
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sergeants 3 | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Sergeants 3  112 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Western]  [John Sturges]  [10 Feb 1962]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Peter Lawford, Sammy Davis Jr.
Plot:  In this retelling of Gunga Din (1939) transplanted to the 1870's American West, three cavalry officers and a bugler work together to thwart a Native American chief intent on uniting local tribes against the white man.
Writer:  W.R. Burnett
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Please Believe Me | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  Please Believe Me  87 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Norman Taurog]  [12 May 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Deborah Kerr, Mark Stevens, Peter Lawford, Robert Walker
Plot:  Alison Kirbe of London, receives a telegram from Texas, that she has inherited a livestock ranch. It is plastered throughout the London newspapers that Alison has become a rich heiress, and...
Writer:  Nathaniel Curtis (story), Nathaniel Curtis (screenplay)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Never So Few | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  Never So Few  125 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, War]  [John Sturges]  [07 Dec 1959]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Frank Sinatra, Gina Lollobrigida, Peter Lawford, Steve McQueen
Plot:  During WW2, the American O.S.S. mounts covert operations against the Japanese army in the jungles of Burma.
Writer:  Millard Kaufman (screenplay), Tom T. Chamales (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
You for Me | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  You for Me  71 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Don Weis]  [18 Jul 1952]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Gig Young, Jane Greer, Peter Lawford, Rita Corday
Plot:  Katie McDermad, who comes from a working class household, is a dedicated surgical nurse, who loves her profession but not the low pay. Her emotions often get the better of her. Jeff ...
Writer:  William Roberts (story and screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Ocean's 11 | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  Ocean's 11  127 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Crime, Music]  [Lewis Milestone]  [10 Aug 1960]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 48%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Peter Lawford, Sammy Davis Jr.
Plot:  Danny Ocean gathers a group of his World War II compatriots to pull off the ultimate Las Vegas heist. Together the eleven friends plan to rob five Las Vegas casinos in one night.
Writer:  Harry Brown (screenplay), Charles Lederer (screenplay), George Clayton Johnson (story), Jack Golden Russell (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Kangaroo | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 56%  Kangaroo  84 min,  [Adventure, Drama, Western]  [Lewis Milestone]  [01 Jun 1952]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Finlay Currie, Maureen O'Hara, Peter Lawford, Richard Boone
Plot:  In turn-of-the-century Australia two criminals ingratiate themselves with a rancher in order to swindle him.However, the two partners become rivals for the affection of the rancher's beautiful daughter.
Writer:  Martin Berkeley (story), Harry Kleiner (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Salt and Pepper | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 52%  Salt and Pepper  102 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Crime, Thriller]  [Richard Donner]  [03 Jul 1968]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ilona Rodgers, Michael Bates, Peter Lawford, Sammy Davis Jr.
Plot:  After discovering the body of a murdered female agent in their trendy Soho, London nightclub, groovy owners Charles Salt and Christopher Pepper partake in a fumbling investigation and ...
Writer:  Michael Pertwee (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
One More Time | Movie Details for Actor Peter Lawford | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 51%  One More Time  92 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Thriller]  [Jerry Lewis]  [01 May 1970]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dudley Sutton, John Wood, Peter Lawford, Sammy Davis Jr.
Plot:  Two night club owners find themselves in trouble with the law. One of them goes to his English Lord brother for help, and the Lord is later murdered. He swaps places with his dead brother to solve the murder.
Writer:  Michael Pertwee (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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