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White Heat | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 91%  White Heat  114 min,  [Action, Crime, Drama]  [Raoul Walsh]  [03 Sep 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Edmond O'Brien, James Cagney, Margaret Wycherly, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  A psychopathic criminal with a mother complex makes a daring break from prison and leads his old gang in a chemical plant payroll heist. Shortly after the plan takes place, events take a crazy turn.
Writer:  Ivan Goff (screen play), Ben Roberts (screen play), Virginia Kellogg (suggested by a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N. | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N.  117 min,  [Action, Adventure, Drama]  [Raoul Walsh]  [10 Apr 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Gregory Peck, Moultrie Kelsall, Robert Beatty, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  During the Napoleonic wars, a British naval captain has adventures in Central American waters.
Writer:  Ivan Goff (screenplay), Ben Roberts (screenplay), ├ćneas MacKenzie (screenplay), C.S. Forester (novel), C.S. Forester (adapted for the screen by)
Language:  English, French, Spanish    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB
Wonder Man | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Wonder Man  98 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Fantasy, Musical]  [H. Bruce Humberstone]  [N/A]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 4 nominations.
Actors:  Danny Kaye, Donald Woods, Vera-Ellen, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  After being murdered by gangsters, an exuberant nightclub entertainer returns as a ghost to persuade his meek twin brother to help bring his killers to justice.
Writer:  Don Hartman (screenplay), Melville Shavelson (screenplay), Philip Rapp (screenplay), Jack Jevne (adaptation), Eddie Moran (adaptation), Arthur Sheekman (original story)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Flame and the Arrow | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  The Flame and the Arrow  88 min,  [Adventure, Drama, History]  [Jacques Tourneur]  [09 Jul 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Aline MacMahon, Burt Lancaster, Robert Douglas, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  Dardo, a Robin Hood-like figure, and his loyal followers use a Roman ruin in Medieval Lombardy as their headquarters as they conduct an insurgency against their Hessian conquerors.
Writer:  Waldo Salt
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  The Secret Life of Walter Mitty  110 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Fantasy, Romance]  [Norman Z. McLeod]  [01 Sep 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Actors:  Boris Karloff, Danny Kaye, Fay Bainter, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  A clumsy daydreamer gets caught up in a sinister conspiracy.
Writer:  Ken Englund (screen play), Everett Freeman (screen play), James Thurber (from a story by)
Language:  English, French, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Colorado Territory | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Colorado Territory  94 min,  APPROVED,  [Western]  [Raoul Walsh]  [11 Jun 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dorothy Malone, Henry Hull, Joel McCrea, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  In Colorado territory, outlaw Wes McQueen escapes jail to pull a railroad robbery but, upon meeting pretty settler Julie Ann, he wonders about going straight.
Writer:  John Twist, Edmund H. North
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Proud Ones | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  The Proud Ones  94 min,  APPROVED,  [Western]  [Robert D. Webb]  [01 May 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Jeffrey Hunter, Robert Middleton, Robert Ryan, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  Marshal Cass Silver has to deal with his old nemesis, a corrupt gambler, and his hired guns come to town as well as recurring bouts of blindness.
Writer:  Edmund H. North (screenplay), Joseph Petracca (screenplay), Verne Athanas (novel)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Princess and the Pirate | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The Princess and the Pirate  94 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Comedy, Romance]  [David Butler, Sidney Lanfield]  [20 Apr 1945]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bob Hope, Virginia Mayo, Walter Brennan, Walter Slezak
Plot:  Princess Margaret is travelling incognito to elope with her true love instead of marrying the man her father has betrothed her to. On the high seas, her ship is attacked by pirates who know...
Writer:  Don Hartman (screen play), Melville Shavelson (screen play), Everett Freeman (screen play), Allen Boretz (adaptation), Curtis Kenyon (adaptation), Sy Bartlett (suggested by a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Along the Great Divide | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Along the Great Divide  88 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Romance, Western]  [Raoul Walsh]  [02 Jun 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  John Agar, Kirk Douglas, Virginia Mayo, Walter Brennan
Plot:  A U.S. Marshall and two deputies rescue a cattle rustler from a lynch mob led by a local cattle baron convinced that the rustler also killed his son.
Writer:  Walter Doniger (screenplay), Lewis Meltzer (screenplay), Walter Doniger (story)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Westbound | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Westbound  72 min,  APPROVED,  [Western]  [Budd Boetticher]  [10 Sep 1959]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Karen Steele, Michael Dante, Randolph Scott, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  In 1864 Capt. John Hayes goes to Colorado to take over the stagecoach line and keep the flow of Western gold flowing and help the North win the Civil War.
Writer:  Berne Giler (screenplay), Berne Giler (story), Albert S. Le Vino (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Out of the Blue | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Out of the Blue  84 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy]  [Leigh Jason]  [21 Apr 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ann Dvorak, George Brent, Turhan Bey, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  Set in an apartment building whose occupants include Arthur Earthleigh, a meek and mild type married to the beautiful-but-domineering Mae; a Bohemian artist, David Galleo and his ...
Writer:  Walter Bullock (screenplay), Vera Caspary (screenplay), Edward Eliscu (screenplay), Vera Caspary (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Backfire | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Backfire  91 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Film-Noir, Mystery]  [Vincent Sherman]  [11 Feb 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Dane Clark, Edmond O'Brien, Gordon MacRae, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  While recuperating from wartime back injuries at a hospital, veteran Bob Corey is visited on Christmas Eve by a beautiful stranger with an even stranger message.
Writer:  Lawrence B. Marcus (screenplay), Ivan Goff (screenplay), Ben Roberts (screenplay), Lawrence B. Marcus (from a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Flaxy Martin | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Flaxy Martin  86 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Richard L. Bare]  [15 Feb 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dorothy Malone, Tom D'Andrea, Virginia Mayo, Zachary Scott
Plot:  Unscrupulous showgirl Flaxy Martin involves young attorney Walter Colby with mobster Hap Richie. A girl is murdered, with the evidence pointing to Flaxy, and Colby takes the rap and gets a ...
Writer:  David Lang
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Great Day in the Morning | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Great Day in the Morning  92 min,  APPROVED,  [Western]  [Jacques Tourneur]  [16 May 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alex Nicol, Robert Stack, Ruth Roman, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  After a card game Southerner Owen Pentecost finds himself the owner of a Denver hotel. Involved with two women - one who came with the hotel, and one newly arrived from the East to open a ...
Writer:  Lesser Samuels (screen play), Robert Hardy Andrews (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Big Land | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  The Big Land  92 min,  APPROVED,  [Romance, Western]  [Gordon Douglas]  [01 Jul 1957]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alan Ladd, Anthony Caruso, Edmond O'Brien, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  Alan Ladd stars as a Kansas cattle rancher battling the elements and corrupt cattle buyers to build a railroad spur to the Rio Grande just after the United States' Civil War.
Writer:  Frank Gruber (novel), David Dortort (screenplay), David Dortort (story), Martin Rackin
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Red Light | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  Red Light  83 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Roy Del Ruth]  [30 Sep 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Gene Lockhart, George Raft, Raymond Burr, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  The former employee of a trucking company, currently in prison for embezzling the company, plans his eventual revenge against his former boss.
Writer:  Don 'Red' Barry (story "This Guy Gideon"), George Callahan (screenplay), Charles Grayson (additional dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Kid from Brooklyn | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  The Kid from Brooklyn  113 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical]  [Norman Z. McLeod]  [21 Mar 1946]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 60%, External Reviews
Actors:  Danny Kaye, Steve Cochran, Vera-Ellen, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  Shy milkman Burleigh Sullivan accidentally knocks out drunken Speed McFarlane, a champion boxer who was flirting with Burleigh's sister. The newspapers get hold of the story and ...
Writer:  Don Hartman (adapted by), Melville Shavelson (adapted by), Grover Jones (from a screenplay by), Frank Butler (from a screenplay by), Richard Connell (from a screenplay by), Lynn Root (based on a play by), Harry Clork (based on a play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Smart Girls Don't Talk | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  Smart Girls Don't Talk  81 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Music, Mystery]  [Richard L. Bare]  [09 Oct 1948]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bruce Bennett, Robert Hutton, Tom D'Andrea, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  Linda Vickers gets mixed up with gambler Marty Fain. One of Fain's henchmen uses her car in a killing, and the police come around asking questions. Linda decides to indulge in a bit of ...
Writer:  William Sackheim
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
South Sea Woman | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  South Sea Woman  99 min,  APPROVED,  [Action, Adventure, Comedy]  [Arthur Lubin]  [27 Jun 1953]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Arthur Shields, Burt Lancaster, Chuck Connors, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  AWOL marine Sgt. Jim O'Hearn is court-martialed for a variety of offenses that carry 143 years in the stockade or the death penalty but refuses to aid in his own defense.
Writer:  Edwin Blum (screenplay), Earl Baldwin (adaptation), Stanley Shapiro (adaptation), William Rankin (play)
Language:  English, French, Japanese, Mandarin    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The West Point Story | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  The West Point Story  107 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Music]  [Roy Del Ruth]  [25 Nov 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Doris Day, Gordon MacRae, James Cagney, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  A Broadway director helps the West Point cadets put on a show, aided by two lovely ladies and assorted complications.
Writer:  John Monks Jr. (screenplay), Charles Hoffman (screenplay), Irving Wallace (screenplay), Irving Wallace (from a story by)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Starlift | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  Starlift  103 min,  [Musical]  [Roy Del Ruth]  [26 May 1952]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Doris Day, Gene Nelson, Gordon MacRae, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  To impress a movie star, a U.S. Air Force pilot pretends he is soon to see combat. When his lie gets out, chaos ensues.
Writer:  John D. Klorer (screenplay), Karl Kamb (screenplay), John D. Klorer (story)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Always Leave Them Laughing | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  Always Leave Them Laughing  116 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Roy Del Ruth]  [26 Nov 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bert Lahr, Milton Berle, Ruth Roman, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  A young comic plays second-rate nightclubs and chintzy resorts in his struggle to break into the big time.
Writer:  Melville Shavelson (screenplay), Jack Rose (screenplay), Max Shulman (story), Richard Mealand (story), Arnold Horwitt (sketch "Fountain Pen Sketch" from revue "Make Mine Manhattan"), Sylvia Rosales (sketch "Fountain Pen Sketch" from revue "Make Mine Manhattan")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Song Is Born | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  A Song Is Born  113 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Music, Musical]  [Howard Hawks]  [19 Oct 1948]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 50%, External Reviews
Actors:  Benny Goodman, Danny Kaye, Tommy Dorsey, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  With her gangster boyfriend under investigation by the police, a nightclub singer hides out in a musical research institution staffed by bachelor professors - one of whom begins to fall for her.
Writer:  Billy Wilder (based on the story "From A to Z" by), Thomas Monroe (based on the story "From A to Z" by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Painting the Clouds with Sunshine | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  Painting the Clouds with Sunshine  87 min,  [Musical]  [David Butler]  [10 Oct 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dennis Morgan, Gene Nelson, Lucille Norman, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  When boyfriend Vince Nichols won't give up his gambling, Abby joins vaudeville partners Carol and June in a trek to Las Vegas searching for millionaires, followed by playboy Ted Lansing ...
Writer:  Harry Clork (screenplay), Roland Kibbee (screenplay), Peter Milne (screenplay), Avery Hopwood (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Jet Over the Atlantic | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 58%  Jet Over the Atlantic  95 min,  [Crime, Drama, Thriller]  [Byron Haskin]  [04 Nov 1959]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  George Raft, Guy Madison, Ilona Massey, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  Assorted people board a plane with a fire bomb in its luggage hold.
Writer:  Irving H. Cooper (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, Mexico    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
King Richard and the Crusaders | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  King Richard and the Crusaders  114 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, History, Romance]  [David Butler]  [07 Aug 1954]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  George Sanders, Laurence Harvey, Rex Harrison, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  While leading the Third Crusade, King Richard Lionheart battles treachery in his own camp as well as the Saracens and their charismatic leader Saladin.
Writer:  Walter Scott (novel), John Twist (screen play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Congo Crossing | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  Congo Crossing  85 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Crime, Drama]  [Joseph Pevney]  [01 Jul 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  George Nader, Michael Pate, Peter Lorre, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  Attractive Louise Whitman catalyzes action and adventure in an African country that offers haven to foreign fugitives.
Writer:  Houston Branch (story), Richard Alan Simmons
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Fort Utah | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 49%  Fort Utah  84 min,  R,  [Western]  [Lesley Selander]  [01 Sep 1967]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 4.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  John Ireland, John Russell, Scott Brady, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  An ex-gunfighter goes up against a man who is trying to stir up trouble with the Indians to enrich himself.
Writer:  Steve Fisher (story), Andrew Craddock (story), Steve Fisher
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Silver Chalice | Movie Details for Actor Virginia Mayo | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 29%  The Silver Chalice  142 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Victor Saville]  [20 Dec 1954]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 4.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 13%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Jack Palance, Paul Newman, Pier Angeli, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  A Greek artisan is commissioned to cast the cup of Christ in silver and sculpt around its rim the faces of the disciples and Jesus himself. He travels to Jerusalem and eventually to Rome to...
Writer:  Thomas B. Costain (novel), Lesser Samuels (written for the screen by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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