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Fury | Movie Details for Actor Sylvia Sidney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  Fury  92 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Fritz Lang]  [05 Jun 1936]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Bruce Cabot, Spencer Tracy, Sylvia Sidney, Walter Abel
Plot:  When a wrongly accused prisoner barely survives a lynch mob attack and is presumed dead, he vindictively decides to fake his death and frame the mob for his supposed murder.
Writer:  Bartlett Cormack (screen play), Fritz Lang (screen play), Norman Krasna (based on a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Street Scene | Movie Details for Actor Sylvia Sidney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  Street Scene  80 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [King Vidor]  [05 Sep 1931]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Beulah Bondi, Estelle Taylor, Sylvia Sidney, William Collier Jr.
Plot:  Twenty-four hours elapse on the stoop of a Hell's Kitchen tenement as a microcosm of the American melting pot interacts with each other during a summer heatwave.
Writer:  Elmer Rice (play), Elmer Rice (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
You Only Live Once | Movie Details for Actor Sylvia Sidney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  You Only Live Once  86 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Fritz Lang]  [29 Jan 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Barton MacLane, Henry Fonda, Jean Dixon, Sylvia Sidney
Plot:  The public defender's secretary and an ex-convict get married and try to make a life together, but a series of disasters sends their lives spiraling out of control.
Writer:  Gene Towne (screenplay), C. Graham Baker (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sabotage | Movie Details for Actor Sylvia Sidney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Sabotage  76 min,  [Thriller]  [Alfred Hitchcock]  [11 Jan 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Desmond Tester, John Loder, Oskar Homolka, Sylvia Sidney
Plot:  A Scotland Yard undercover detective is on the trail of a saboteur who is part of a plot to set off a bomb in London. But when the detective's cover is blown, the plot begins to unravel.
Writer:  Joseph Conrad (novel), Charles Bennett (screen play), Ian Hay (dialogue), Helen Simpson (dialogue), Alma Reville (continuity), E.V.H. Emmett (additional dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB
Dead End | Movie Details for Actor Sylvia Sidney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 81%  Dead End  93 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [William Wyler]  [27 Aug 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 89%, External Reviews
Actors:  Humphrey Bogart, Joel McCrea, Sylvia Sidney, Wendy Barrie
Plot:  The lives of a young man and woman, an infamous gangster and a group of street kids converge one day in a volatile New York City slum.
Writer:  Lillian Hellman (screen play), Sidney Kingsley (based upon the play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
City Streets | Movie Details for Actor Sylvia Sidney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  City Streets  83 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Rouben Mamoulian]  [18 Apr 1931]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Gary Cooper, Paul Lukas, Sylvia Sidney, William 'Stage' Boyd
Plot:  Man joins a gang to free his girlfriend from prison.
Writer:  Dashiell Hammett (story), Max Marcin (adaptation), Oliver H.P. Garrett (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
God Told Me To | Movie Details for Actor Sylvia Sidney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  God Told Me To  91 min,  R,  [Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi]  [Larry Cohen]  [22 Oct 1976]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 78%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Deborah Raffin, Sandy Dennis, Sylvia Sidney, Tony Lo Bianco
Plot:  A New York detective investigates a series of murders committed by random New Yorkers who claim that "God told them to."
Writer:  Larry Cohen (original screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Thirty Day Princess | Movie Details for Actor Sylvia Sidney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Thirty Day Princess  74 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Marion Gering]  [18 May 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Cary Grant, Edward Arnold, Henry Stephenson, Sylvia Sidney
Plot:  A European princess arrives in New York City to secure a much-needed loan for her country. She contracts the mumps, and an actress who looks exactly like her is hired to impersonate her.
Writer:  Preston Sturges (screenplay), Frank Partos (screenplay), Sam Hellman (adaptation), Edwin Justus Mayer (adaptation), Clarence Budington Kelland (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Pick-up | Movie Details for Actor Sylvia Sidney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Pick-up  76 min,  [Crime, Drama]  [Marion Gering]  [24 Mar 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  George Raft, Lilian Bond, Sylvia Sidney, William Harrigan
Plot:  The scheme of a pair of married con artiss goes awry when their victim dies, and they care both caught and imprisoned. When she gets out of prison, she tries to put her life back together.
Writer:  ViƱa Delmar (story), S.K. Lauren, Sidney Lazarus (adaptation), Agnes Brand Leahy
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Trail of the Lonesome Pine | Movie Details for Actor Sylvia Sidney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  The Trail of the Lonesome Pine  102 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Henry Hathaway]  [13 Mar 1936]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Fred MacMurray, Fred Stone, Henry Fonda, Sylvia Sidney
Plot:  A feud, the origins of which can barely be remembered, has been boiling for decades between two sheltered mountain families, the Tollivers and the Falins. With plans to build a railroad ...
Writer:  Grover Jones (screen play), John Fox Jr. (based on the novel by), Harvey F. Thew (adaptation), Horace McCoy (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Merrily We Go to Hell | Movie Details for Actor Sylvia Sidney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Merrily We Go to Hell  78 min,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Dorothy Arzner]  [10 Jun 1932]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adrianne Allen, Fredric March, Richard 'Skeets' Gallagher, Sylvia Sidney
Plot:  A drunken newspaperman is rescued from his alcoholic haze by an heiress whose love sobers him up and encourages him to write a play, but he lapses back into dipsomania.
Writer:  Cleo Lucas (novel), Edwin Justus Mayer (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
An American Tragedy | Movie Details for Actor Sylvia Sidney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  An American Tragedy  96 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Romance]  [Josef von Sternberg]  [22 Aug 1931]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Frances Dee, Irving Pichel, Phillips Holmes, Sylvia Sidney
Plot:  A poor factory worker, employed by a wealthy uncle, falls in love with a beautiful heiress but his happiness and promising future are jeopardized by a previous affair with a coworker he impregnated.
Writer:  Theodore Dreiser (novel), Samuel Hoffenstein (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Blood on the Sun | Movie Details for Actor Sylvia Sidney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  Blood on the Sun  98 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance, Thriller]  [Frank Lloyd]  [20 Jul 1945]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  James Cagney, John Emery, Porter Hall, Sylvia Sidney
Plot:  A dedicated American reporter in 1930s Japan is determined to expose that government's plan for world domination.
Writer:  Lester Cole (screenplay), Nathaniel Curtis (additional scenes), Garrett Fort (story), Frank Melford (idea)
Language:  English, Japanese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Love from a Stranger | Movie Details for Actor Sylvia Sidney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  Love from a Stranger  81 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Mystery, Romance]  [Richard Whorf]  [15 Nov 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ann Richards, John Hodiak, John Howard, Sylvia Sidney
Plot:  A newly married woman begins to suspect that her husband is a killer. Even worse, she soon comes to believe that she will be his next victim.
Writer:  Philip MacDonald (screenplay), Frank Vosper (play), Agatha Christie (story "Philomel Cottage")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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