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Intruder in the Dust | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  Intruder in the Dust  87 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama]  [Clarence Brown]  [24 Mar 1950]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 2 wins & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Claude Jarman Jr., David Brian, Juano Hernandez, Porter Hall
Plot:  In 1940s Mississippi two teenage boys and an elderly woman combine forces to prevent a miscarriage of justice and clear a black man of a murder charge.
Writer:  William Faulkner (novel), Ben Maddow
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
National Velvet | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  National Velvet  123 min,  G,  [Drama, Family, Sport]  [Clarence Brown]  [26 Jan 1945]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 1 win & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Anne Revere, Donald Crisp, Elizabeth Taylor, Mickey Rooney
Plot:  A jaded former jockey helps a young girl prepare a wild but gifted horse for England's Grand National Sweepstakes.
Writer:  Enid Bagnold (novel), Theodore Reeves (screen play), Helen Deutsch (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Yearling | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  The Yearling  128 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Family]  [Clarence Brown]  [01 May 1947]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 1 win & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Chill Wills, Claude Jarman Jr., Gregory Peck, Jane Wyman
Plot:  A boy persuades his parents to allow him to adopt a young deer, but what will happen if the deer misbehaves?
Writer:  Paul Osborn (screen play), Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings (based on the Pulitzer Prize novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Flesh and the Devil | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Flesh and the Devil  112 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Clarence Brown]  [25 Dec 1926]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Barbara Kent, Greta Garbo, John Gilbert, Lars Hanson
Plot:  Childhood friends are torn apart when one of them marries the woman the other once fiercely loved.
Writer:  Benjamin Glazer (screen play), Hermann Sudermann (from the novel "The Undying Past" by), Marian Ainslee (titles)
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Anna Karenina | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Anna Karenina  95 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Clarence Brown]  [21 Nov 1935]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins.
Actors:  Freddie Bartholomew, Fredric March, Greta Garbo, Maureen O'Sullivan
Plot:  The married Anna Karenina falls in love with Count Vronsky despite her husband's refusal to grant a divorce, and both must contend with the social repercussions.
Writer:  Leo Tolstoy (from the novel by), Clemence Dane (screen play), Salka Viertel (screen play), S.N. Behrman (dialogue adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Cossacks | Movie Details for Director George W. Hill, Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  The Cossacks  92 min,  [Drama]  [George W. Hill, Clarence Brown]  [23 Jun 1928]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ernest Torrence, John Gilbert, Nils Asther, Renée Adorée
Plot:  A peace-loving Cossack chooses to prove himself in battle when his village and childhood sweetheart label him a coward.
Writer:  John Colton (titles), Frances Marion (adaptation), Frances Marion (screenplay), Leo Tolstoy (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Wonder of Women | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Wonder of Women  95 min,  [Drama]  [Clarence Brown]  [13 Jul 1929]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Harry Myers, Leila Hyams, Lewis Stone, Peggy Wood
Plot:  A German pianist is going to break up with his unfaithful wife, when he receives the message that his favourite stepchild has died.
Writer:  Marian Ainslee (titles), Bess Meredyth, Hermann Sudermann (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Navy Blues | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  Navy Blues  77 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Clarence Brown]  [20 Dec 1929]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anita Page, J.C. Nugent, Karl Dane, William Haines
Plot:  On shore leave, a young sailor meets and falls in love with a pretty young blonde. He goes home with her to meet her parents, but they don't approve of him at all. Their daughter takes ...
Writer:  Raymond L. Schrock (story), Dale Van Every (adapted by), J.C. Nugent (dialogue), Elliott Nugent (dialogue), W.L. River (dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Woman of Affairs | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  A Woman of Affairs  98 min,  [Drama]  [Clarence Brown]  [15 Dec 1928]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Greta Garbo, John Gilbert, Johnny Mack Brown, Lewis Stone
Plot:  When two childhood sweethearts are kept from marrying, misery ensues.
Writer:  Michael Arlen (from a story by), Bess Meredyth (continuity), Marian Ainslee (titles), Ruth Cummings (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Human Comedy | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  The Human Comedy  117 min,  UNRATED,  [Comedy, Drama, Family]  [Clarence Brown]  [14 Feb 1944]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Frank Morgan, James Craig, Marsha Hunt, Mickey Rooney
Plot:  Teenager Homer Macauley stays at home in small-town Ithaca to support his family, while his older brother Marcus prepares to go to war.
Writer:  William Saroyan (from the story by), Howard Estabrook (screen play)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Edison, the Man | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Edison, the Man  107 min,  PASSED,  [Biography, Drama]  [Clarence Brown]  [10 May 1940]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Coburn, Lynne Overman, Rita Johnson, Spencer Tracy
Plot:  82 year old inventor and entrepreneur Thomas Alva Edison is honored in 1929 and he reflects back on his sixty year career of scientific achievement.
Writer:  Talbot Jennings (screen play), Bradbury Foote (screen play), Dore Schary (original story), Hugo Butler (original story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Kiki | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  Kiki  108 min,  [Comedy]  [Clarence Brown]  [04 Apr 1926]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Gertrude Astor, Marc McDermott, Norma Talmadge, Ronald Colman
Plot:  Kiki, a poor young woman who sells newspapers on the street corners of Paris, is able to land a job singing and dancing at a nearby theater. While she is there, she invites herself into the...
Writer:  Hanns Kräly, André Picard (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Eagle | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  The Eagle  73 min,  UNRATED,  [Action, Comedy, Drama]  [Clarence Brown]  [08 Nov 1925]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Albert Conti, Louise Dresser, Rudolph Valentino, Vilma Bánky
Plot:  A wanted Russian lieutenant becomes a masked vigilante seeking vengeance upon the man who stole his family's land, only to fall for his charming daughter.
Writer:  Alexander Pushkin (story), George Marion Jr. (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Goose Woman | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  The Goose Woman  80 min,  [Drama]  [Clarence Brown]  [27 Dec 1925]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Constance Bennett, Jack Pickford, Louise Dresser, Marc McDermott
Plot:  A famous opera singer lost her voice when her son was born, and has drowned her sorrows in drink. When a murder is committed near her house, she invents a story in order to get herself back...
Writer:  Rex Beach (story), Dwinelle Benthall (titles), Melville W. Brown
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Angels in the Outfield | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Angels in the Outfield  99 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Family, Fantasy]  [Clarence Brown]  [19 Oct 1951]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Donna Corcoran, Janet Leigh, Keenan Wynn, Paul Douglas
Plot:  A young woman reporter blames the Pittsburgh Pirates' losing streak on the obscenely abusive manager. While she attempts to learn more about him for her column, he begins hearing the voice ...
Writer:  Richard Conlin (story), Dorothy Kingsley (screenplay), George Wells (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The White Cliffs of Dover | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  The White Cliffs of Dover  126 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance, War]  [Clarence Brown]  [01 Jun 1944]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alan Marshal, Frank Morgan, Irene Dunne, Roddy McDowall
Plot:  London based American nurse, Susan, Lady Ashwood, is at the hospital awaiting the imminent arrival of injured soldiers. She is hoping that her enlisted son, Sir John Ashwood, who resembles ...
Writer:  Alice Duer Miller (poem), Claudine West (screenplay), Jan Lustig (screenplay), George Froeschel (screenplay), Robert Nathan (additional poetry)
Language:  English, French, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Wife vs. Secretary | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Wife vs. Secretary  88 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Clarence Brown]  [28 Feb 1936]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, May Robson, Myrna Loy
Plot:  The wife of a publishing executive mistakenly believes that her husband's relationship with his attractive secretary is more than professional.
Writer:  Norman Krasna (screen play), John Lee Mahin (screen play), Faith Baldwin (from the story by: Cosmopolitan Magazine), Alice Duer Miller (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Looking Forward | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Looking Forward  82 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Clarence Brown]  [N/A]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Benita Hume, Elizabeth Allan, Lewis Stone, Lionel Barrymore
Plot:  Depression Era story set in London has department store owner (Lewis Stone) facing bankruptcy while his family fritters away money. A long-standing employee (Lionel Barrymore) gets fired ...
Writer:  Dodie Smith (play), Bess Meredyth, H.M. Harwood
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Emma | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Emma  72 min,  PASSED,  [Drama]  [Clarence Brown]  [02 Jan 1932]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Jean Hersholt, Marie Dressler, Myrna Loy, Richard Cromwell
Plot:  After decades of raising the motherless Smith children, housekeeper Emma Thatcher is faced with resentment when she marries their father.
Writer:  Frances Marion (story), Leonard Praskins (adaptation), Zelda Sears (additional dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Trail of '98 | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  The Trail of '98  87 min,  PASSED,  [Action, Adventure, Drama]  [Clarence Brown]  [20 Mar 1928]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dolores del Rio, Harry Carey, Karl Dane, Ralph Forbes
Plot:  Fortune hunters from all over the country rush to the Klondike in 1897 to seek their fortunes in the gold are tested by hardships of the journey.
Writer:  Robert W. Service (novel), Benjamin Glazer (adaptation), Benjamin Glazer (continuity), Waldemar Young (continuity), Joseph Farnham (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Rains Came | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The Rains Came  103 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Drama, Romance]  [Clarence Brown]  [15 Sep 1939]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 5 nominations.
Actors:  Brenda Joyce, George Brent, Myrna Loy, Tyrone Power
Plot:  Living in India with her crude husband, a British aristocrat is reunited with an old flame at a party, though she truly has her sights set on a handsome doctor.
Writer:  Philip Dunne (screen play), Julien Josephson (screen play), Louis Bromfield (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Ah Wilderness! | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Ah Wilderness!  98 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Clarence Brown]  [01 Apr 1936]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Aline MacMahon, Eric Linden, Lionel Barrymore, Wallace Beery
Plot:  Story of small-town life in turn-of-the-century America, and a young boy's problems facing adolescence.
Writer:  Frances Goodrich (screen play), Albert Hackett (screen play), Eugene O'Neill (from the celebrated stage success by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Last of the Mohicans | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown, Maurice Tourneur | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  The Last of the Mohicans  73 min,  [Adventure, Drama]  [Clarence Brown, Maurice Tourneur]  [21 Nov 1920]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Alan Roscoe, Barbara Bedford, Lillian Hall, Wallace Beery
Plot:  As Alice and Cora Munro attempt to find their father, a British officer in the French and Indian War, they are set upon by French soldiers and their cohorts, Huron tribesmen led by the evil...
Writer:  James Fenimore Cooper (novel), Robert Dillon (scenario)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Of Human Hearts | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Of Human Hearts  103 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Western]  [Clarence Brown]  [11 Feb 1938]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Beulah Bondi, Guy Kibbee, James Stewart, Walter Huston
Plot:  This is a story about family relationships, set in the time before and during the American Civil War. Ethan Wilkins is a poor and honest man who ministers to the human soul, while his son ...
Writer:  Bradbury Foote (screen play), Honore Morrow (story "Benefits Forgot")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Anna Christie | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Anna Christie  89 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Clarence Brown]  [21 Feb 1930]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Charles Bickford, George F. Marion, Greta Garbo, Marie Dressler
Plot:  A young woman reunites with her estranged father and falls in love with a sailor, but struggles to tell them about her dark past.
Writer:  Frances Marion (adapted by), Eugene O'Neill (from play "Anna Christie")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Possessed | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Possessed  76 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Clarence Brown]  [21 Nov 1931]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Clark Gable, Joan Crawford, Richard 'Skeets' Gallagher, Wallace Ford
Plot:  Ambitious factory Girl Marion Martin meets a handsome well-to-do, but he's interested in her as a mistress, not a wife.
Writer:  Edgar Selwyn (play), Lenore J. Coffee (adaptation), Lenore J. Coffee (dialogue continuity)
Language:  English, French, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Conquest | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown, Gustav Machatý | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Conquest  113 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, History, Romance]  [Clarence Brown, Gustav Machatý]  [22 Oct 1937]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 3 wins.
Actors:  Alan Marshal, Charles Boyer, Greta Garbo, Reginald Owen
Plot:  A Polish countess becomes Napoleon Bonaparte's mistress at the urging of Polish leaders, who feel she could influence him to make Poland independent.
Writer:  Waclaw Gasiorowski (novel), S.N. Behrman, Samuel Hoffenstein, Helen Jerome (dramatization), Salka Viertel
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Free Soul | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  A Free Soul  93 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Romance]  [Clarence Brown]  [20 Jun 1931]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 nominations.
Actors:  Clark Gable, Leslie Howard, Lionel Barrymore, Norma Shearer
Plot:  An alcoholic lawyer who successfully defended a notorious gambler on a murder charge objects when his free-spirited daughter becomes romantically involved with him.
Writer:  Adela Rogers St. Johns (from the book by), John Meehan (dialogue continuity), Becky Gardiner (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Smouldering Fires | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Smouldering Fires  80 min,  [Drama]  [Clarence Brown]  [18 Jan 1925]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Laura La Plante, Malcolm McGregor, Pauline Frederick, Tully Marshall
Plot:  A successful businesswoman falls in love with one of her (much younger) factory workers. She doesn't know that he is in love with her younger sister.
Writer:  Dwinelle Benthall (titles), Melville W. Brown, Sada Cowan (screenplay), Sada Cowan (story), Margaret Deland (story), Howard Higgin (screenplay), Howard Higgin (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Idiot's Delight | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Idiot's Delight  107 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Drama, Musical]  [Clarence Brown]  [27 Jan 1939]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Coburn, Clark Gable, Edward Arnold, Norma Shearer
Plot:  A group of disparate travelers are caught are thrown together in a posh Alpine hotel when the borders are closed at the start of WWII.
Writer:  Robert E. Sherwood (play), Robert E. Sherwood (screenplay)
Language:  English, Russian, Esperanto    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sadie McKee | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Sadie McKee  93 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Clarence Brown]  [09 May 1934]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Edward Arnold, Franchot Tone, Gene Raymond, Joan Crawford
Plot:  A working girl's fortunes improve when she marries into money, but happiness is not so easily won.
Writer:  John Meehan (screen play), Viña Delmar (based on a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
To Please a Lady | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  To Please a Lady  91 min,  PASSED,  [Action, Romance, Sport]  [Clarence Brown]  [13 Oct 1950]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Barbara Stanwyck, Clark Gable, Will Geer
Plot:  A former war hero and midget car racer meets his match in a feisty reporter who blames his reckless tactics for an accidental racing death.
Writer:  Barré Lyndon (story), Marge Decker (story), Barré Lyndon (screenplay), Marge Decker (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Chained | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 58%  Chained  76 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Clarence Brown]  [31 Aug 1934]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Clark Gable, Joan Crawford, Otto Kruger, Stuart Erwin
Plot:  A mistress of one man has a shipboard romance with another and is torn between both men.
Writer:  John Lee Mahin, Edgar Selwyn (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Gorgeous Hussy | Movie Details for Director Clarence Brown | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 54%  The Gorgeous Hussy  103 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, History]  [Clarence Brown]  [28 Aug 1936]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Franchot Tone, Joan Crawford, Lionel Barrymore, Robert Taylor
Plot:  President Andrew Jackson's friendship with an innkeeper's daughter spells trouble for them both.
Writer:  Ainsworth Morgan (screen play), Stephen Morehouse Avery (screen play), Samuel Hopkins Adams (from the book by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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