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Rear Window | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | 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 Search | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  The Search  104 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, War]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [26 Mar 1948]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Aline MacMahon, Ivan Jandl, Jarmila Novotna, Montgomery Clift, Wendell Corey
Plot:  In post-war Berlin, an American private helps a lost Czech boy find his mother.
Writer:  Richard Schweizer (screen play), David Wechsler (collaborator: on screen play), Paul Jarrico (additional dialogue)
Language:  English, German, French, Polish, Hungarian, Czech    Country:  Switzerland, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sorry, Wrong Number | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Sorry, Wrong Number  89 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery]  [Anatole Litvak]  [24 Sep 1948]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 nominations.
Actors:  Ann Richards, Barbara Stanwyck, Burt Lancaster, Wendell Corey
Plot:  While on the telephone, an invalid woman overhears what she thinks is a murder plot and attempts to prevent it.
Writer:  Lucille Fletcher (radio play), Lucille Fletcher (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Big Knife | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  The Big Knife  111 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Robert Aldrich]  [25 Nov 1955]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Ida Lupino, Jack Palance, Jean Hagen, Wendell Corey
Plot:  Hollywood actor Charles Castle is pressured by his studio boss into a criminal cover-up to protect his valuable career.
Writer:  James Poe (adapted for the screen by), Clifford Odets (stage play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Furies | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  The Furies  109 min,  [Drama, Romance, Western]  [Anthony Mann]  [12 Jan 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Barbara Stanwyck, Judith Anderson, Walter Huston, Wendell Corey
Plot:  A firebrand heiress clashes with her tyrannical father, a cattle rancher who fancies himself a Napoleon; but their relationship turns ugly only when he finds himself a new woman.
Writer:  Charles Schnee (screenplay), Niven Busch (from a novel by)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Holiday Affair | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Holiday Affair  87 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Don Hartman]  [24 Dec 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Gordon Gebert, Janet Leigh, Robert Mitchum, Wendell Corey
Plot:  A young widow is romanced by a sales clerk whom she inadvertently got fired.
Writer:  Isobel Lennart (screenplay), John D. Weaver (story "Christmas Gift")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Harriet Craig | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Harriet Craig  94 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Vincent Sherman]  [02 Nov 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Allyn Joslyn, Joan Crawford, Lucile Watson, Wendell Corey
Plot:  Domineering Harriet Craig holds more regard for her home and its possessions than she does for any person in her life. Among those she treats like household objects are her kind husband ...
Writer:  James Gunn (screenplay), Anne Froelich (screenplay), George Kelly (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Carbine Williams | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Carbine Williams  92 min,  UNRATED,  [Biography, Crime, Drama]  [Richard Thorpe]  [01 May 1952]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Carl Benton Reid, James Stewart, Jean Hagen, Wendell Corey
Plot:  David Marshall Williams is sent to a prison farm where he works in the tool shop and eventually develops the precursor of the famous M-1 Carbine automatic rifle used in World War II.
Writer:  Art Cohn (screenplay), Art Cohn (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Rainmaker | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The Rainmaker  121 min,  APPROVED,  [Romance, Western]  [Joseph Anthony]  [13 Dec 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Katharine Hepburn, Lloyd Bridges, Wendell Corey
Plot:  During the Depression, a con-man promises rain to a desperate drought-ridden Kansas town and marriage to a local desperate spinster.
Writer:  N. Richard Nash (screenplay), N. Richard Nash (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The File on Thelma Jordon | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The File on Thelma Jordon  100 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Robert Siodmak]  [05 May 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Barbara Stanwyck, Joan Tetzel, Paul Kelly, Wendell Corey
Plot:  Assistant district attorney Cleve Marshall falls for the mysterious Thelma Jordon when she seeks help solving robberies of her aunt's estate.
Writer:  Marty Holland (story), Ketti Frings (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Accused | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  The Accused  101 min,  [Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller]  [William Dieterle]  [14 Jan 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Loretta Young, Robert Cummings, Sam Jaffe, Wendell Corey
Plot:  A beautiful psychology professor tries to hide a self-defense killing.
Writer:  Ketti Frings (screenplay), June Truesdell (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Rack | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  The Rack  100 min,  [Drama, War]  [Arnold Laven]  [02 Nov 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Edmond O'Brien, Paul Newman, Walter Pidgeon, Wendell Corey
Plot:  A decorated Korean War hero inexplicably collaborates with the enemy while interred in a POW camp and is court-martialed.
Writer:  Stewart Stern (screenplay), Rod Serling (teleplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Any Number Can Play | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Any Number Can Play  112 min,  [Drama]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [15 Jul 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alexis Smith, Audrey Totter, Clark Gable, Wendell Corey
Plot:  Gambling-house owner finds himself estranged from his wife and son.
Writer:  Edward Harris Heth (novel), Richard Brooks
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Light in the Forest | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The Light in the Forest  83 min,  UNRATED,  [Adventure, Drama, Family]  [Herschel Daugherty]  [08 Jul 1958]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Fess Parker, James MacArthur, Joanne Dru, Wendell Corey
Plot:  A young white man who spent his whole life raised by Native Americans is sent to live with his birth family and must learn to fit in with people he was taught to hate.
Writer:  Conrad Richter (novel), Lawrence Edward Watkin
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Wild North | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  The Wild North  97 min,  [Adventure, Romance, Western]  [Andrew Marton]  [N/A]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Cyd Charisse, Morgan Farley, Stewart Granger, Wendell Corey
Plot:  In the Canadian mountains, a trapper goes on the run accused of a crime, and is pursued by a rugged and determined lawman.
Writer:  Frank Fenton (story & screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Loving You | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Loving You  101 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Musical]  [Hal Kanter]  [09 Jul 1957]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Elvis Presley, James Gleason, Lizabeth Scott, Wendell Corey
Plot:  A musician and a publicist help a delivery man achieve stardom.
Writer:  Herbert Baker (screenplay), Hal Kanter (screenplay), Mary Agnes Thompson (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Alias Jesse James | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Alias Jesse James  92 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance, Western]  [Norman Z. McLeod]  [20 Mar 1959]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bob Hope, Gloria Talbott, Rhonda Fleming, Wendell Corey
Plot:  The outlaw T.J. 'Jesse' James tries to kill insurance agent Milford Farnsworth who has been mistaken for him in order to collect on a big policy.
Writer:  Robert St. Aubrey (story), Bert Lawrence (story), William Bowers, Daniel B. Beauchamps
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Hell's Half Acre | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  Hell's Half Acre  90 min,  APPROVED,  [Action, Adventure, Crime]  [John H. Auer]  [01 Jun 1954]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Elsa Lanchester, Evelyn Keyes, Marie Windsor, Wendell Corey
Plot:  A woman who believes her missing husband is in prison in Hawaii on a murder charge travels there to see if it actually is him. However, he escapes before she sees him, when he hears that ...
Writer:  Steve Fisher
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Desert Fury | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  Desert Fury  96 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Lewis Allen]  [15 Aug 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 60%, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, John Hodiak, Lizabeth Scott, Wendell Corey
Plot:  The daughter of a Nevada casino owner gets involved with a racketeer, despite everyone's efforts to separate them.
Writer:  Robert Rossen (screenplay), Ramona Stewart (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Killer Is Loose | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  The Killer Is Loose  73 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Budd Boetticher]  [01 Feb 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 60%, External Reviews
Actors:  Alan Hale Jr., Joseph Cotten, Rhonda Fleming, Wendell Corey
Plot:  An unhinged, deceptively mild-mannered bank robber escapes prison, seeking revenge on the cop who accidentally killed his wife during a gun battle.
Writer:  Harold Medford (screenplay), John Hawkins (from a story by), Ward Hawkins (from a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Bold and the Brave | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  The Bold and the Brave  87 min,  [Drama, War]  [Lewis R. Foster, Mickey Rooney]  [29 Apr 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Don Taylor, Mickey Rooney, Nicole Maurey, Wendell Corey
Plot:  An assortment of American types come together in the Italian campaign of 1944.
Writer:  Robert Lewin
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Rich, Young and Pretty | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 58%  Rich, Young and Pretty  95 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Norman Taurog]  [09 Jul 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Danielle Darrieux, Jane Powell, Vic Damone, Wendell Corey
Plot:  Jim Stauton Rogers ('WEndell Corey'), a Texas rancher turned international diplomat, take his young daughter,Elizabeth Rogers (Jane Powell), on a trip to Paris. He is concerned that his ...
Writer:  Dorothy Cooper (screenplay), Sidney Sheldon (screenplay), Dorothy Cooper (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Waco | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  Waco  85 min,  PASSED,  [Western]  [R.G. Springsteen]  [01 Sep 1966]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Brian Donlevy, Howard Keel, Jane Russell, Wendell Corey
Plot:  A lawless town asks the state governor to pardon an imprisoned gunfighter in order to hire him as sheriff but various factions plan to kill the new sheriff and take over the town.
Writer:  Harry Sanford (novel), Max Lamb (novel), Steve Fisher (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Cyborg 2087 | Movie Details for Actor Wendell Corey | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 51%  Cyborg 2087  86 min,  [Action, Drama, Sci-Fi]  [Franklin Adreon]  [01 Oct 1966]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Karen Steele, Michael Rennie, Warren Stevens, Wendell Corey
Plot:  Earth's civilization of the future sends a cyborg back to the 1960s to change the future.
Writer:  Arthur C. Pierce
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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