www.moviesnearme.co.uk

Anatole Litvak - Director - Detail View - 23 Movies (avg. 72.3%)


      Home    Help    IMDB    Wikipedia


Sort:     Poster:     Director:      +   -   ?


The Snake Pit | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  The Snake Pit  108 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Mystery]  [Anatole Litvak]  [13 Nov 1948]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 9 wins & 9 nominations.
Actors:  Celeste Holm, Leo Genn, Mark Stevens, Olivia de Havilland
Plot:  A detailed chronicle of a woman during her stay in a mental institution.
Writer:  Frank Partos (screen play), Millen Brand (screen play), Mary Jane Ward (based on the novel by)
Language:  English, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Decision Before Dawn | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  Decision Before Dawn  119 min,  [Drama, War]  [Anatole Litvak]  [25 Feb 1952]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Gary Merrill, Hildegard Knef, Oskar Werner, Richard Basehart
Plot:  As the US Army approaches Nazi Germany, they recruit German prisoners to spy behind German lines.
Writer:  Peter Viertel (screenplay), George Howe (novel)
Language:  English, French, German    Country:  USA, West Germany    More Info:  IMDB
Anastasia | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Anastasia  105 min,  UNRATED,  [Biography, Drama, History]  [Anatole Litvak]  [13 Dec 1956]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 90%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 5 wins & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Akim Tamiroff, Helen Hayes, Ingrid Bergman, Yul Brynner
Plot:  An opportunistic Russian businessman tries to pass a mysterious impostor as the Grand Duchess Anastasia. But she is so convincing in her performance that even the biggest skeptics believe her.
Writer:  Arthur Laurents (screenplay), Marcelle Maurette (play), Guy Bolton (play)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sorry, Wrong Number | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Sorry, Wrong Number  89 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery]  [Anatole Litvak]  [24 Sep 1948]
Ratings:  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
All This, and Heaven Too | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  All This, and Heaven Too  141 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Anatole Litvak]  [13 Jul 1940]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Actors:  Barbara O'Neil, Bette Davis, Charles Boyer, Jeffrey Lynn
Plot:  A duchess' irrational behavior toward the governess of her children triggers tragic events that will change her family's lives forever.
Writer:  Rachel Field (by), Casey Robinson (screen play)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Woman I Love | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  The Woman I Love  85 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Anatole Litvak]  [15 Apr 1937]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Colin Clive, Louis Hayward, Miriam Hopkins, Paul Muni
Plot:  In World War I France, a pilot falls in love with the wife of his friend and superior officer.
Writer:  Mary Borden, Joseph Kessel (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
City for Conquest | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak, Jean Negulesco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  City for Conquest  104 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Music, Sport]  [Anatole Litvak, Jean Negulesco]  [21 Sep 1940]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Actors:  Ann Sheridan, Donald Crisp, Frank Craven, James Cagney
Plot:  Danny is a content truck driver, but his girl Peggy shows potential as a dancer and hopes he too can show ambition. Danny acquiesces and pursues boxing to please her, but the two begin to spend more time working than time together.
Writer:  John Wexley (screen play), Aben Kandel (from the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Deep Blue Sea | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  The Deep Blue Sea  100 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Anatole Litvak]  [01 Nov 1955]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Emlyn Williams, Eric Portman, Kenneth More, Vivien Leigh
Plot:  A woman unhappy in her passionless marriage leaves her husband for a younger and more ardent lover.
Writer:  Terence Rattigan (play), Terence Rattigan (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Tovarich | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  Tovarich  98 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy]  [Anatole Litvak]  [25 Dec 1937]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anita Louise, Basil Rathbone, Charles Boyer, Claudette Colbert
Plot:  Ousted from their homeland by the Bolshevik revolution, a royal Russian couple find themselves impoverished and living in Paris. They take positions as butler and housemaid in a wealthy ...
Writer:  Jacques Deval (play), Casey Robinson, Robert E. Sherwood (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Night of the Generals | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  The Night of the Generals  148 min,  PG,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Anatole Litvak]  [24 Feb 1967]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Donald Pleasence, Omar Sharif, Peter O'Toole, Tom Courtenay
Plot:  In 1942, a Polish prostitute is murdered in Warsaw. Suspicion falls on three generals, and Major Grau of German Intelligence seeks justice despite the ongoing atrocities committed during WWII.
Writer:  Joseph Kessel (adapted for the screen by), Paul Dehn (adapted for the screen by), Paul Dehn (additional dialogue), Hans Hellmut Kirst (novel), James Hadley Chase (based on an incident written by)
Language:  English, Italian, Spanish, French    Country:  UK, France    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
War Comes to America | Movie Details for Director Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  War Comes to America  70 min,  [Documentary, War]  [Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak]  [14 Jun 1945]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  A.A. Berle, Arno Breker, Dean Acheson, General Bergeret
Plot:  Part VII of the "Why We Fight" series of wartime documentaries. This entry attempts to describe the factors leading up to America's entry into the Second World War.
Writer:  Julius J. Epstein, Philip G. Epstein, Adolf Hitler (book), Anatole Litvak, Anthony Veiller
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Sisters | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  The Sisters  99 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Anatole Litvak]  [14 Oct 1938]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anita Louise, Bette Davis, Errol Flynn, Ian Hunter
Plot:  Three daughters of a small town pharmacist undergo trials and tribulations in their problematic marriages between 1904 and 1908.
Writer:  Milton Krims (screen play), Myron Brinig (from the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mayerling | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Mayerling  96 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Anatole Litvak]  [13 Sep 1937]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Charles Boyer, Danielle Darrieux, Marthe Régnier, Yolande Laffon
Plot:  Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria, is fettered on all sides. He's bored; his father, the emperor, is domineering; his politics are more liberal than his father's, but he knows his views carry...
Writer:  Claude Anet (novel), Joseph Kessel (dialogue), Irma von Cube (adaptation)
Language:  French    Country:  France    More Info:  IMDB
Goodbye Again | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Goodbye Again  120 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Anatole Litvak]  [24 May 1961]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Anthony Perkins, Ingrid Bergman, Jessie Royce Landis, Yves Montand
Plot:  In this adaptation of Françoise Sagan's best selling novel, Paula is a beautiful and highly successful 40-year-old businesswoman. She is deeply in love with Roger, her mature consort of ...
Writer:  Françoise Sagan (novel), Samuel A. Taylor (screenplay)
Language:  English, French    Country:  France, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Journey | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The Journey  126 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, History, Romance]  [Anatole Litvak]  [11 Feb 1959]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Deborah Kerr, Jason Robards, Robert Morley, Yul Brynner
Plot:  A British woman trying to escape Hungary with her freedom fighter lover finds herself the obsession of a Communist officer.
Writer:  George Tabori (screenplay)
Language:  English, Russian, Hungarian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse  87 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama]  [Anatole Litvak]  [30 Jul 1938]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Allen Jenkins, Claire Trevor, Edward G. Robinson, Humphrey Bogart
Plot:  Black comedy about a brilliant Park Avenue doctor who becomes a criminal in order to do research into the criminal mind.
Writer:  John Wexley (screen play), John Huston (screen play), Barré Lyndon (from the play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
This Above All | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  This Above All  110 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance, War]  [Anatole Litvak]  [12 May 1942]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 3 nominations.
Actors:  Henry Stephenson, Joan Fontaine, Thomas Mitchell, Tyrone Power
Plot:  Although she comes from an aristocratic family, beautiful Prudence Cathaway defies convention by joining the WAAFs and becoming romantically involved with an AWOL soldier.
Writer:  Eric Knight (novel), R.C. Sherriff (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Blues in the Night | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Blues in the Night  88 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Anatole Litvak]  [15 Nov 1941]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Betty Field, Lloyd Nolan, Priscilla Lane, Richard Whorf
Plot:  "Jigger' Lane forms a band that includes singer Ginger 'Character' Powell, wife of the trumpeter Leo Powell, and Nickie Haroyen and Peppi. All of them dedicate themselves to work as a unit ...
Writer:  Edwin Gilbert (from a play by), Robert Rossen (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Castle on the Hudson | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Castle on the Hudson  77 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama]  [Anatole Litvak]  [17 Feb 1940]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ann Sheridan, Burgess Meredith, John Garfield, Pat O'Brien
Plot:  Mobster Tommy Gordon isn't worried about being sentenced to Sing Sing prison because his political pals have promised him a quick parole. A troublesome prisoner, he finally concedes that ...
Writer:  Seton I. Miller (screen play), Brown Holmes (screen play), Courtney Terrett (screen play), Lewis E. Lawes (from the book by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Confessions of a Nazi Spy | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Confessions of a Nazi Spy  104 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, War]  [Anatole Litvak]  [06 May 1939]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Awards:  4 wins.
Actors:  Edward G. Robinson, Francis Lederer, George Sanders, Paul Lukas
Plot:  FBI agent Ed Renard investigates the pre-War espionage activities of the German-American Bund.
Writer:  Milton Krims (screen play), John Wexley (screen play), Leon G. Turrou (based on the articles of)
Language:  English, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Long Night | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The Long Night  101 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Anatole Litvak]  [28 May 1947]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ann Dvorak, Barbara Bel Geddes, Henry Fonda, Vincent Price
Plot:  Police surround the apartment of apparent murderer Joe Adams, who refuses to surrender although escape appears impossible. During the siege, Joe reflects on the circumstances that led him to this situation.
Writer:  Jacques Viot (earlier script), John Wexley
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Act of Love | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Act of Love  108 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, War, Romance]  [Anatole Litvak]  [17 Dec 1953]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Barbara Laage, Dany Robin, Gabrielle Dorziat, Kirk Douglas
Plot:  A former soldier on holiday in the French Riviera recalls his time in France during WWII, and his love for a French peasant woman.
Writer:  Alfred Hayes (novel), Joseph Kessel (French dialogue), Joseph Kessel (screenplay), Irwin Shaw
Language:  English, French    Country:  France, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Five Miles to Midnight | Movie Details for Director Anatole Litvak | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 40%  Five Miles to Midnight  110 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama]  [Anatole Litvak]  [12 Dec 1962]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 17%, External Reviews
Actors:  Anthony Perkins, Gig Young, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Sophia Loren
Plot:  Lisa Macklin, an Italian woman, has a fight with her American husband Robert in a Paris night club. He leaves the next day for a business trip and Lisa says she does not want to see him ...
Writer:  André Versini (idea), Peter Viertel (screenplay), Hugh Wheeler (screenplay), Peter Viertel (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  France, Italy    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

Back to top of page