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It's a Gift | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  It's a Gift  68 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy]  [Norman Z. McLeod]  [30 Nov 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Jean Rouverol, Julian Madison, Kathleen Howard, W.C. Fields
Plot:  A henpecked New Jersey grocer makes plans to move to California to grow oranges, despite the resistance of his overbearing wife.
Writer:  Jack Cunningham (screen play), J.P. McEvoy (from "The Comic Supplement" by), W.C. Fields (based upon a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Never Give a Sucker an Even Break | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  Never Give a Sucker an Even Break  71 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical]  [Edward F. Cline]  [10 Oct 1941]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Billy Lenhart, Gloria Jean, Leon Errol, W.C. Fields
Plot:  Fields wants to sell a film story to Esoteric Studios. On the way he gets insulted by little boys, beat up for ogling a woman, and abused by a waitress. He becomes his niece's guardian when...
Writer:  John T. Neville (screen play), Prescott Chaplin (screen play), W.C. Fields (original story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Bank Dick | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  The Bank Dick  72 min,  [Comedy]  [Edward F. Cline]  [29 Nov 1940]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Cora Witherspoon, Evelyn Del Rio, Una Merkel, W.C. Fields
Plot:  Henpecked Egbert Sousè has comic adventures as a substitute film director and unlikely bank guard.
Writer:  W.C. Fields (original screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Dentist | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  The Dentist  21 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Short]  [Leslie Pearce]  [09 Dec 1932]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Arnold Gray, Dorothy Granger, Marjorie Kane, W.C. Fields
Plot:  An unconventional dentist deals with patients in slapstick fashion.
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
My Little Chickadee | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  My Little Chickadee  83 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Western]  [Edward F. Cline]  [15 Mar 1940]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, External Reviews
Actors:  Dick Foran, Joseph Calleia, Mae West, W.C. Fields
Plot:  Rightly suspected of illicit relations with the Masked Bandit, Flower Belle Lee is run out of Little Bend. On the train she meets con man Cuthbert J. Twillie and pretends to marry him for "...
Writer:  Mae West (original screen play), W.C. Fields (original screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Man on the Flying Trapeze | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  Man on the Flying Trapeze  66 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy]  [Clyde Bruckman, W.C. Fields]  [03 Aug 1935]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Grady Sutton, Kathleen Howard, Mary Brian, W.C. Fields
Plot:  Hard-working, henpecked Ambrose Wolfinger takes off from work to go to a wrestling match with catastrophic consequences.
Writer:  Ray Harris (screen play), Sam Hardy (screen play), W.C. Fields (from a story by), Sam Hardy (from a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Old Fashioned Way | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  The Old Fashioned Way  71 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy]  [William Beaudine]  [13 Jul 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Baby LeRoy, Joe Morrison, Judith Allen, W.C. Fields
Plot:  The Great McGonigle and his troupe of third-rate vaudevillians manage to stay one step ahead of the bill collectors and the sheriff.
Writer:  Garnett Weston (screenplay), Jack Cunningham (screenplay), W.C. Fields (from a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
You're Telling Me! | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  You're Telling Me!  66 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy]  [Erle C. Kenton]  [18 May 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adrienne Ames, Buster Crabbe, Joan Marsh, W.C. Fields
Plot:  A hard-drinking, socially-awkward inventor wrecks his daughter's chances of marriage into a rich family and bungles his own chances of success by selling one of his more practical inventions.
Writer:  Walter DeLeon (screen play), Paul M. Jones (screen play), J.P. McEvoy (dialogue by), Julian Street (adapted from a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sally of the Sawdust | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  Sally of the Sawdust  104 min,  [Comedy]  [D.W. Griffith]  [02 Aug 1925]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Actors:  Alfred Lunt, Carol Dempster, Erville Alderson, W.C. Fields
Plot:  Judge Foster throws his daughter out because she married a circus man. She leaves her baby girl with Prof. McGargle before she dies. Years later Sally is a dancer with whom Peyton, a son of...
Writer:  Dorothy Donnelly (play), Forrest Halsey
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
International House | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  International House  68 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy]  [A. Edward Sutherland]  [27 May 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Peggy Hopkins Joyce, Rudy Vallee, Stuart Erwin, W.C. Fields
Plot:  Assorted wacky characters converge on a Chinese hotel to bid on a new invention...television.
Writer:  Francis Martin (screen play), Walter DeLeon (screen play), Neil Brant (from a story by), Louis E. Heifetz (from a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
You Can't Cheat an Honest Man | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  You Can't Cheat an Honest Man  79 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy]  [George Marshall, Edward F. Cline]  [18 Feb 1939]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charlie McCarthy, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson, Edgar Bergen, W.C. Fields
Plot:  Larson E. Whipsnade runs a seedy circus which is perpetually in debt. His performers give him nothing but trouble, especially Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy. Meanwhile, Whipsnade's son ...
Writer:  George Marion Jr. (screen play), Richard Mack (screen play), Everett Freeman (screen play), W.C. Fields (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
If I Had a Million | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  If I Had a Million  88 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Drama]  [James Cruze, H. Bruce Humberstone, Ernst Lubitsch, Norman Z. McLeod, Lothar Mendes, Stephen Roberts, William A. Seiter, Norman Taurog]  [22 Feb 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Laughton, Gary Cooper, George Raft, Jack Oakie, W.C. Fields
Plot:  A dying tycoon gives million-dollar windfalls to eight people picked from the city directory.
Writer:  Robert Hardy Andrews (based on a story by), Claude Binyon, Whitney Bolton, Malcolm Stuart Boylan, John Bright, Sidney Buchman, Lester Cole, Isabel Dawn, Boyce DeGaw, Oliver H.P. Garrett, Harvey Gates, Ernst Lubitsch, Lawton Mackall, Joseph L. Mankiewicz, William Slavens McNutt, Robert Sparks
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Million Dollar Legs | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Million Dollar Legs  64 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Sport]  [Edward F. Cline]  [08 Jul 1932]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Andy Clyde, Jack Oakie, Lyda Roberti, W.C. Fields
Plot:  A small country on the verge of bankruptcy is persuaded to enter the 1932 Los Angeles Olympics as a means of raising money. Either a masterpiece of absurdity or a triumph of satire, ...
Writer:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz (by), Henry Myers (by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Tillie's Punctured Romance | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Tillie's Punctured Romance  57 min,  [Comedy]  [A. Edward Sutherland]  [03 Mar 1928]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Chester Conklin, Louise Fazenda, Mack Swain, W.C. Fields
Plot:  The ring master is plotting to get the circus owner done away with in a lion cage so he can take over. World War I intervenes and eventually aids the Allied cause by joining the German army.
Writer:  Monte Brice, Keene Thompson
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Tillie and Gus | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Tillie and Gus  58 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy]  [Francis Martin]  [13 Oct 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alison Skipworth, Baby LeRoy, Julie Bishop, W.C. Fields
Plot:  Tillie and Augustus Winterbottom are thought to be missionaries when they arrive to find Phineas Pratt trying cheat the Sheridans out of her father's inheritance, including a ferry ...
Writer:  Walter DeLeon (screen play), Francis Martin (screen play), Rupert Hughes (adapted from a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Six of a Kind | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Six of a Kind  62 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy]  [Leo McCarey]  [09 Feb 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Ruggles, George Burns, Mary Boland, W.C. Fields
Plot:  When a respectable middle-class couple take a cross-country trip by auto, they share expenses with a decidedly oddball couple, none of whom know the car carries embezzled funds.
Writer:  Keene Thompson (story), Douglas MacLean (story), Walter DeLeon (screen play), Harry Ruskin (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mississippi | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Mississippi  73 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical]  [A. Edward Sutherland, Wesley Ruggles]  [22 Mar 1935]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bing Crosby, Joan Bennett, Queenie Smith, W.C. Fields
Plot:  Crosby plays a Philadelpia Quaker engaged to a Southern belle. He becomes a social outcast when he refuses to fight a duel. Fields then hires him to perform on his riverboat, promoting him ...
Writer:  Francis Martin (screen play), Jack Cunningham (screen play), Herbert Fields (adapted by), Claude Binyon (adapted by), Booth Tarkington (from a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
So's Your Old Man | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  So's Your Old Man  67 min,  [Comedy]  [Gregory La Cava]  [25 Oct 1926]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Alice Joyce, Charles 'Buddy' Rogers, Kittens Reichert, W.C. Fields
Plot:  Poor glazier Sam Bisbee has invented break-proof glass. He intends to show it off to a convention of automobile men. Due to a mixup his car is switched with another and his demonstration ...
Writer:  J. Clarkson Miller, Howard Emmett Rogers (adaptation), Julian Street (story "Mr. Bisbee's Princess")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Big Broadcast of 1938 | Movie Details for Actor W.C. Fields | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  The Big Broadcast of 1938  91 min,  PASSED,  [Animation, Comedy, Musical]  [Mitchell Leisen, James P. Hogan]  [11 Feb 1938]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Dorothy Lamour, Martha Raye, Shirley Ross, W.C. Fields
Plot:  The Bellows family causes comic confusion on an ocean liner, with time out for radio-style musical acts.
Writer:  Walter DeLeon (screen play), Francis Martin (screen play), Ken Englund (screen play), Howard Lindsay (based on an adaptation by), Russel Crouse (based on an adaptation by), Frederick Hazlitt Brennan (of a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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