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A Tale of Two Cities | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  A Tale of Two Cities  128 min,  [Drama, History, Romance]  [Jack Conway, Robert Z. Leonard]  [25 Dec 1935]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Edna May Oliver, Elizabeth Allan, Reginald Owen, Ronald Colman
Plot:  A pair of lookalikes, one a former French aristocrat and the other an alcoholic English lawyer, fall in love with the same woman amongst the turmoil of the French Revolution.
Writer:  Charles Dickens (novel), W.P. Lipscomb (screen play), S.N. Behrman (screen play), Thomas Carlyle (bibliography "The French Revolution"), M. Cléry (bibliography "Journal of the Temple"), Mademoiselle des Écherolles (bibliography "The Memoirs"), M. Nicholas (bibliography "The Memoirs")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Prisoner of Zenda | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  The Prisoner of Zenda  101 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Drama, Romance]  [John Cromwell, W.S. Van Dyke]  [03 Sep 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  C. Aubrey Smith, Madeleine Carroll, Raymond Massey, Ronald Colman
Plot:  An Englishman on a Ruritarian holiday must impersonate the king when the rightful monarch, a distant cousin, is drugged and kidnapped.
Writer:  Anthony Hope (celebrated novel), John L. Balderston (screen play), Edward E. Rose (dramatization), Wells Root (adaptation), Donald Ogden Stewart (additional dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Dark Angel | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  The Dark Angel  80 min,  [Drama]  [George Fitzmaurice]  [27 Sep 1925]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Frank Elliott, Ronald Colman, Vilma Bánky, Wyndham Standing
Plot:  Alan Trent (Ronald Colman), his cousin Gerald Shannon (Wyndham Standing) and neighbor Kitty Vane (Vilma Bánky) have grown up together...
Writer:  Guy Bolton (play), Frances Marion
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Lost Horizon | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Lost Horizon  97 min,  UNRATED,  [Adventure, Drama, Fantasy]  [Frank Capra]  [01 Sep 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 1 win & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Edward Everett Horton, Jane Wyatt, John Howard, Ronald Colman
Plot:  A plane crash delivers a group of people to the secluded land of Shangri-La - but is it the miraculous utopia it appears to be?
Writer:  Robert Riskin (screenplay), James Hilton (novel)
Language:  English, Mandarin    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Random Harvest | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  Random Harvest  126 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [31 Aug 1943]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 89%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 7 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Greer Garson, Philip Dorn, Ronald Colman, Susan Peters
Plot:  An amnesiac World War I veteran falls in love with a music hall star, only to suffer an accident which restores his original memories but erases his post-war life.
Writer:  Claudine West (screen play), George Froeschel (screen play), Arthur Wimperis (screen play), James Hilton (based upon the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Talk of the Town | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  The Talk of the Town  118 min,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [George Stevens]  [20 Aug 1942]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 93%, External Reviews
Actors:  Cary Grant, Edgar Buchanan, Jean Arthur, Ronald Colman
Plot:  An escaped prisoner and a stuffy law professor vie for the hand of a spirited schoolteacher.
Writer:  Irwin Shaw (screen play), Sidney Buchman (screen play), Dale Van Every (adaptation), Sidney Harmon (based on a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Rescue | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  The Rescue  96 min,  [Adventure, Romance]  [Herbert Brenon]  [12 Jan 1929]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alfred Hickman, Lili Damita, Ronald Colman, Theodore von Eltz
Plot:  The English adventurer Tom Lingard gets involved with islanders on a South Seas island, and he also gets involved with Lady Edith and Mr. Travers, a sailing English couple. Tom has an ...
Writer:  Joseph Conrad (novel), H.H. Caldwell (titles), Katherine Hilliker (titles), Elizabeth Meehan (scenario)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Winning of Barbara Worth | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  The Winning of Barbara Worth  89 min,  [Drama, Romance, Western]  [Henry King]  [14 Oct 1926]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Lane, Gary Cooper, Ronald Colman, Vilma Bánky
Plot:  While building an irrigation system for a Southwestern desert community, an engineer vies with a local cowboy for the affections of a rancher's daughter.
Writer:  Rupert Hughes (titles), Frances Marion (adaptation), Harold Bell Wright (novel)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Lady Windermere's Fan | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Lady Windermere's Fan  120 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy]  [Ernst Lubitsch]  [17 Sep 1926]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Bert Lytell, Irene Rich, May McAvoy, Ronald Colman
Plot:  A society woman believes her husband is having an affair, a misconception which may have dire personal consequences for all involved.
Writer:  Oscar Wilde (by), Julien Josephson (adapted to the screen by), Maude Fulton (titles by), Eric Locke (titles by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Champagne for Caesar | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Champagne for Caesar  99 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Richard Whorf]  [11 May 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Barbara Britton, Celeste Holm, Ronald Colman, Vincent Price
Plot:  In order to get even with the pompous president of a soap company, an eccentric genius goes on his quiz show in order to bankrupt his company.
Writer:  Hans Jacoby (story), Frederick Brady (story), Hans Jacoby (screenplay), Frederick Brady (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Stella Dallas | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Stella Dallas  110 min,  [Drama]  [Henry King]  [16 Nov 1925]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alice Joyce, Belle Bennett, Jean Hersholt, Ronald Colman
Plot:  Stella Dallas is a small town girl who marries the upper class Stephen Dallas, with whom she has nothing in common. After the birth of a daughter, Laurel, the Dallases go their separate ...
Writer:  Frances Marion (adaptation), Olive Higgins Prouty (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Kiki | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  Kiki  108 min,  [Comedy]  [Clarence Brown]  [04 Apr 1926]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Gertrude Astor, Marc McDermott, Norma Talmadge, Ronald Colman
Plot:  Kiki, a poor young woman who sells newspapers on the street corners of Paris, is able to land a job singing and dancing at a nearby theater. While she is there, she invites herself into the...
Writer:  Hanns Kräly, André Picard (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Arrowsmith | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  Arrowsmith  108 min,  PASSED,  [Drama]  [John Ford]  [26 Dec 1931]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, External Reviews
Actors:  A.E. Anson, Helen Hayes, Richard Bennett, Ronald Colman
Plot:  Based on Sinclair Lewis's novel "Arrowsmith". A medical researcher is sent to a plague outbreak, where he has to decide priorities for the use of a vaccine.
Writer:  Sinclair Lewis (based upon the novel by), Sidney Howard (adapted for the screen by)
Language:  English, Italian, Swedish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
If I Were King | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  If I Were King  101 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, History]  [Frank Lloyd]  [11 Nov 1938]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Basil Rathbone, Ellen Drew, Frances Dee, Ronald Colman
Plot:  Vagabond poet François Villon rises to high office in 1463 Paris.
Writer:  Justin Huntly McCarthy (play), Preston Sturges
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back  83 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Mystery]  [Roy Del Ruth]  [15 Aug 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Butterworth, Loretta Young, Ronald Colman, Warner Oland
Plot:  Algy, Bulldog Drummond's right-hand-man, is getting married. Bulldog attends; on the way home, in the fog, he enters the (apparently deserted) mansion of Prince Achmed in search of a phone....
Writer:  Nunnally Johnson (screenplay), Henry Lehrman (adaptation), Herman C. McNeile (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Double Life | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  A Double Life  104 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [George Cukor]  [N/A]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 71%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 1 win & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Edmond O'Brien, Ronald Colman, Shelley Winters, Signe Hasso
Plot:  Anthony John is an actor whose life is strongly influenced by the characters he plays. When he's playing comedy, he's the most enjoyable person in the world, but when he's playing drama, ...
Writer:  Ruth Gordon, Garson Kanin
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Late George Apley | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  The Late George Apley  93 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy]  [Joseph L. Mankiewicz]  [20 Mar 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Russell, Richard Haydn, Ronald Colman, Vanessa Brown
Plot:  George and Catherine Apley of Boston lead a proper life in the proper social circle, as did the Apleys before them. When grown daughter Eleanor falls in love with Howard (from New York!), ...
Writer:  Philip Dunne (screen play by), John P. Marquand (from the play by), George S. Kaufman (from the play by), John P. Marquand (based on the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Beau Geste | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Beau Geste  101 min,  [Action, Adventure, Drama]  [Herbert Brenon]  [25 Aug 1926]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Alice Joyce, Neil Hamilton, Ralph Forbes, Ronald Colman
Plot:  Michael "Beau" Geste leaves England in disgrace and joins the infamous French Foreign Legion. He is reunited with his two brothers in North Africa, where they face greater danger from their...
Writer:  Herbert Brenon (adaptation), John Russell (adaptation), Paul Schofield, Percival Christopher Wren (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Her Night of Romance | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Her Night of Romance  70 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Sidney Franklin]  [01 Oct 1924]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Albert Gran, Constance Talmadge, Jean Hersholt, Ronald Colman
Plot:  An impoverished British lord (Paul Menford) impersonates a doctor in order to woo an ailing American heiress (Dorothy Adams). The lord is in it for love, but his business associate (Joe Diamond) smells money.
Writer:  Hanns Kräly
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The White Sister | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | 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
Raffles | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Raffles  72 min,  [Adventure, Crime, Drama]  [George Fitzmaurice, Harry d'Abbadie d'Arrast]  [24 Jul 1930]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  David Torrence, Frederick Kerr, Kay Francis, Ronald Colman
Plot:  A distinguished English gentleman has a secret life--he is the notorious jewel thief the press has dubbed "The Amateur Cracksman". When he meets a woman and falls in love he decides to "...
Writer:  Sidney Howard, E.W. Hornung (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Devil to Pay! | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The Devil to Pay!  72 min,  TV-G,  [Comedy, Romance]  [George Fitzmaurice]  [20 Dec 1930]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  David Torrence, Frederick Kerr, Loretta Young, Ronald Colman
Plot:  Spendthrift Willie Leyland again returns to the family home in London penniless. His father is none too pleased but Willie smooth-talks him into letting him stay. At the same time he turns ...
Writer:  Frederick Lonsdale (story and dialogue), Benjamin Glazer (adapted for the screen by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo  71 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Stephen Roberts]  [14 Nov 1935]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Colin Clive, Joan Bennett, Nigel Bruce, Ronald Colman
Plot:  Russian prince goes to Monte Carlo just after World War I with money supplied him by Parisian Russians. He wins but the casino operators want him honor the tradition of returning to the ...
Writer:  Nunnally Johnson, Howard Smith, Ilya Surguchev (play), Frederick Albert Swan (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Bulldog Drummond | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Bulldog Drummond  90 min,  [Drama, Mystery, Thriller]  [F. Richard Jones]  [02 May 1929]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Claud Allister, Lawrence Grant, Montagu Love, Ronald Colman
Plot:  A bored WWI veteran helps out a young woman, whose uncle is being held hostage by embezzlers.
Writer:  Herman C. McNeile (based on the international stage success by), Sidney Howard (adapted for the talking screen by), Wallace Smith (continuity)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Kismet | Movie Details for Actor Ronald Colman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Kismet  100 min,  PASSED,  [Adventure, Fantasy]  [William Dieterle]  [01 Oct 1944]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Edward Arnold, James Craig, Marlene Dietrich, Ronald Colman
Plot:  Hafiz, a rascally beggar on the periphery of the court of Baghdad, schemes to marry his daughter to royalty and to win the heart of the queen of the castle himself.
Writer:  Edward Knoblock (play), John Meehan (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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