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Rear Window | Movie Details for Actor Thelma Ritter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 95%  Rear Window  112 min,  PG,  [Mystery, Thriller]  [Alfred Hitchcock]  [01 Sep 1954]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, Metacritic 100/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 6 wins & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Grace Kelly, James Stewart, Thelma Ritter, Wendell Corey
Plot:  A wheelchair-bound photographer spies on his neighbours from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder.
Writer:  John Michael Hayes (screenplay), Cornell Woolrich (based on the short story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Misfits | Movie Details for Actor Thelma Ritter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  The Misfits  125 min,  [Drama, Romance, Western]  [John Huston]  [01 Feb 1961]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Clark Gable, Marilyn Monroe, Montgomery Clift, Thelma Ritter
Plot:  A divorcee falls for an over-the-hill cowboy who is struggling to maintain his romantically independent lifestyle.
Writer:  Arthur Miller (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Pickup on South Street | Movie Details for Actor Thelma Ritter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  Pickup on South Street  80 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Film-Noir, Thriller]  [Samuel Fuller]  [01 Aug 1953]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 90%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Jean Peters, Murvyn Vye, Richard Widmark, Thelma Ritter
Plot:  A pickpocket unwittingly lifts a message destined for enemy agents and becomes a target for a Communist spy ring.
Writer:  Samuel Fuller (screenplay), Dwight Taylor (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Pillow Talk | Movie Details for Actor Thelma Ritter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 83%  Pillow Talk  102 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Michael Gordon]  [07 Oct 1959]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 5 wins & 11 nominations.
Actors:  Doris Day, Rock Hudson, Thelma Ritter, Tony Randall
Plot:  A man and a woman who share a party line cannot stand each other, but he has fun romancing her with his voice disguised.
Writer:  Stanley Shapiro (screenplay), Maurice Richlin (screenplay), Russell Rouse (story), Clarence Greene (story)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Birdman of Alcatraz | Movie Details for Actor Thelma Ritter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Birdman of Alcatraz  147 min,  [Biography, Crime, Drama]  [John Frankenheimer, Charles Crichton]  [01 Aug 1962]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 82%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 4 wins & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Karl Malden, Neville Brand, Thelma Ritter
Plot:  A surly convicted murderer held in permanent isolation redeems himself when he becomes a renowned bird expert.
Writer:  Guy Trosper (screenplay), Thomas E. Gaddis (book)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Mating Season | Movie Details for Actor Thelma Ritter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  The Mating Season  101 min,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Mitchell Leisen]  [12 Jan 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Gene Tierney, John Lund, Miriam Hopkins, Thelma Ritter
Plot:  Ellen McNulty loses her hamburger joint and goes to see her son, who marries a socialite at the same time. Due to her modest background and a case of mistaken identity, Ellen poses as the newlyweds' cook.
Writer:  Charles Brackett (written for the screen by), Walter Reisch (written for the screen by), Richard L. Breen (written for the screen by), Caesar Dunn (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Model and the Marriage Broker | Movie Details for Actor Thelma Ritter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  The Model and the Marriage Broker  103 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy]  [George Cukor]  [01 Nov 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Jeanne Crain, Scott Brady, Thelma Ritter, Zero Mostel
Plot:  Marriage broker Mae Swasey, who somewhat cynically arranges her loser clients' affairs, meets model Kitty Bennett and can't resist meddling in her life, by disentangling her from a married ...
Writer:  Charles Brackett, Walter Reisch, Richard L. Breen
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Move Over, Darling | Movie Details for Actor Thelma Ritter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Move Over, Darling  103 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Michael Gordon]  [25 Dec 1963]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 nominations.
Actors:  Doris Day, James Garner, Polly Bergen, Thelma Ritter
Plot:  After five years lost at sea, a missing wife thought long dead returns just after her husband remarries.
Writer:  Hal Kanter (screenplay), Jack Sher (screenplay), Bella Spewack (based on a screenplay by), Sam Spewack (based on a screenplay by), Bella Spewack (story), Sam Spewack (story), Leo McCarey (story)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Daddy Long Legs | Movie Details for Actor Thelma Ritter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Daddy Long Legs  126 min,  APPROVED,  [Musical, Romance]  [Jean Negulesco]  [05 May 1955]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Fred Astaire, Leslie Caron, Terry Moore, Thelma Ritter
Plot:  On a trip to France, millionaire Jervis Pendleton sees an 18 year old girl in an orphanage. Enchanted with her, but mindful of the difference in their ages, he sponsors her to college in ...
Writer:  Phoebe Ephron (screenplay), Henry Ephron (screenplay), Jean Webster (novel)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
As Young as You Feel | Movie Details for Actor Thelma Ritter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  As Young as You Feel  77 min,  UNRATED,  [Comedy]  [Harmon Jones]  [31 Aug 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  David Wayne, Jean Peters, Monty Woolley, Thelma Ritter
Plot:  A 65-year-old printer hatches an elaborate scheme to avoid forced retirement.
Writer:  Paddy Chayefsky (story), Lamar Trotti
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
With a Song in My Heart | Movie Details for Actor Thelma Ritter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  With a Song in My Heart  117 min,  [Biography, Drama, Musical]  [Walter Lang]  [04 Apr 1952]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 60%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  David Wayne, Rory Calhoun, Susan Hayward, Thelma Ritter
Plot:  Jane Froman (Susan Hayward), an aspiring songstress, lands a job in radio with help from pianist Don Ross (David Wayne), whom she later marries. Jane's popularity soars, and she leaves on a...
Writer:  Lamar Trotti
Language:  English, Portuguese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Lucy Gallant | Movie Details for Actor Thelma Ritter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Lucy Gallant  104 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Robert Parrish]  [25 Apr 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charlton Heston, Claire Trevor, Jane Wyman, Thelma Ritter
Plot:  The success story of a dressmaker who comes to run a group of fashion shops at the expense of her love life.
Writer:  Margaret Cousins (novel), John Lee Mahin, Winston Miller
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Proud and Profane | Movie Details for Actor Thelma Ritter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  The Proud and Profane  111 min,  [Drama, War]  [George Seaton]  [25 Sep 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Deborah Kerr, Dewey Martin, Thelma Ritter, William Holden
Plot:  In the Pacific during WWII, a Roman Catholic widow falls for a tough lieutenant colonel.
Writer:  Lucy Herndon Crockett (novel), George Seaton (written for the screen by)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Perfect Strangers | Movie Details for Actor Thelma Ritter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  Perfect Strangers  88 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Bretaigne Windust]  [17 Aug 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dennis Morgan, Ginger Rogers, Margalo Gillmore, Thelma Ritter
Plot:  Ginger Rogers and Dennis Morgan, serving on a sequestered jury during a murder trial, fall in love. She is divorced, he is married.
Writer:  Edith Sommer (screenplay), George Oppenheimer (adaptation), Charles MacArthur (play), Ben Hecht (play), Leslie Bush-Fekete (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Farmer Takes a Wife | Movie Details for Actor Thelma Ritter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 53%  The Farmer Takes a Wife  81 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Henry Levin]  [01 Jul 1953]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Betty Grable, Dale Robertson, John Carroll, Thelma Ritter
Plot:  A romantic triangle develops on Erie Canal boats in 1850.
Writer:  Walter Bullock (screenplay), Sally Benson (screenplay), Joseph Fields (screenplay), Frank B. Elser (play), Marc Connelly (play), Walter D. Edmonds (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
For Love or Money | Movie Details for Actor Thelma Ritter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 47%  For Love or Money  108 min,  [Comedy]  [Michael Gordon]  [13 Sep 1963]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 32%, External Reviews
Actors:  Gig Young, Kirk Douglas, Mitzi Gaynor, Thelma Ritter
Plot:  Wealthy Chloe Brasher has three beautiful daughters; Bonnie, Kate, and Jan. Chloe pays attorney Deke Gentry to fix them up with three suitable husbands.
Writer:  Larry Markes, Michael Morris
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A New Kind of Love | Movie Details for Actor Thelma Ritter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 30%  A New Kind of Love  110 min,  UNRATED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Melville Shavelson]  [10 Oct 1963]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 0%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 2 nominations.
Actors:  Eva Gabor, Joanne Woodward, Paul Newman, Thelma Ritter
Plot:  The fashion industry and Paris provide the setting for a comedy surrounding the mistaken impression that Joanne Woodward is a high-priced call girl. Paul Newman is the journalist interviewing her for insights on her profession.
Writer:  Melville Shavelson
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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