Gregory La Cava - Director - Detail View - 13 Movies (avg. 70.6%)

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My Man Godfrey | Movie Details for Director Gregory La Cava | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 90%  My Man Godfrey  94 min,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Gregory La Cava]  [06 Sep 1936]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 6 Oscars. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Alice Brady, Carole Lombard, Gail Patrick, William Powell
Plot:  A scatterbrained socialite hires a vagrant as a family butler...but there's more to Godfrey than meets the eye.
Writer:  Morrie Ryskind (screen play), Eric Hatch (screen play), Eric Hatch (based on the novel by)
Language:  English, Russian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Stage Door | Movie Details for Director Gregory La Cava | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Stage Door  92 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Gregory La Cava]  [08 Oct 1937]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 95%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Gail Patrick, Ginger Rogers, Katharine Hepburn
Plot:  A chronicle of the ambitions, dreams, and disappointments of aspiring actresses who all live in the same boarding house.
Writer:  Morrie Ryskind (screen play), Anthony Veiller (screen play), Edna Ferber (from the play by), George S. Kaufman (from the play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Gabriel Over the White House | Movie Details for Director Gregory La Cava | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  Gabriel Over the White House  86 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Fantasy, Romance]  [Gregory La Cava]  [31 Mar 1933]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Actors:  Arthur Byron, Franchot Tone, Karen Morley, Walter Huston
Plot:  A political hack becomes President during the height of the Depression and undergoes a metamorphosis into an incorruptible statesman after a near-fatal accident.
Writer:  Carey Wilson (screen play), Bertram Bloch (additional dialogue), Anonymous (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Primrose Path | Movie Details for Director Gregory La Cava | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Primrose Path  93 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Gregory La Cava]  [22 Mar 1940]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Ginger Rogers, Henry Travers, Joel McCrea, Marjorie Rambeau
Plot:  Girl from the "wrong" side of the tracks falls in love with an ambitious young man from the "right" side of the tracks.
Writer:  Allan Scott (screen play), Gregory La Cava (screen play), Robert L. Buckner (from the play by), Walter Hart (from the play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Feel My Pulse | Movie Details for Director Gregory La Cava | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Feel My Pulse  63 min,  [Comedy]  [Gregory La Cava]  [26 Feb 1928]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bebe Daniels, Melbourne MacDowell, Richard Arlen, William Powell
Plot:  A rich but hypochondriac heiress inherits a sanitarium. What she doesn't know is that it is a front for bootleggers, and a hideout for criminals on the run from the law.
Writer:  Nicholas T. Barrows, George Marion Jr. (titles), Howard Emmett Rogers (story), Keene Thompson
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Private Worlds | Movie Details for Director Gregory La Cava | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Private Worlds  84 min,  [Drama]  [Gregory La Cava]  [19 Apr 1935]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Boyer, Claudette Colbert, Helen Vinson, Joan Bennett
Plot:  The work of a progressive female psychiatrist and her colleague at a mental hospital is threatened by the arrival of a conservative new supervisor, who disapproves of both her methods and the fact that she is a woman in a "man's field."
Writer:  Lynn Starling (screenplay), Gregory La Cava (screenplay), Gladys Unger (additional dialogue), Phyllis Bottome (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
What Every Woman Knows | Movie Details for Director Gregory La Cava | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  What Every Woman Knows  89 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy]  [Gregory La Cava]  [19 Oct 1934]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Brian Aherne, Helen Hayes, Lucile Watson, Madge Evans
Plot:  The story takes place in Scotland, where plain Maggie Wylie's family, fearing she may become a spinster, finances young John Shand's studies in return for his agreement to marry her in five...
Writer:  J.M. Barrie (play), Monckton Hoffe (screenplay), John Meehan (screenplay), James Kevin McGuinness (screenplay)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
So's Your Old Man | Movie Details for Director Gregory La Cava | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  So's Your Old Man  67 min,  [Comedy]  [Gregory La Cava]  [25 Oct 1926]
Ratings:  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
Womanhandled | Movie Details for Director Gregory La Cava | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Womanhandled  70 min,  PASSED,  [Adventure, Comedy, Romance]  [Gregory La Cava]  [28 Dec 1925]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Cora Williams, Edmund Breese, Esther Ralston, Richard Dix
Plot:  Bill Dana, a New York City playboy, can resist the flaming flapper and red-hot mamas along the Great White Way, so he decides to head out west to his uncle's ranch in Wind River, Texas. But the gold-diggers and their relatives follow him.
Writer:  Arthur Stringer (story), Luther Reed (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
She Married Her Boss | Movie Details for Director Gregory La Cava | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  She Married Her Boss  85 min,  [Comedy]  [Gregory La Cava]  [19 Sep 1935]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Claudette Colbert, Melvyn Douglas, Michael Bartlett, Raymond Walburn
Plot:  A super-efficient secretary at a department store falls for and marries her boss, but finds out that taking care of him at home (and especially his spoiled-brat daughter) is a lot different from taking care of him at work.
Writer:  Sidney Buchman, Thyra Samter Winslow (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Bed of Roses | Movie Details for Director Gregory La Cava | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Bed of Roses  67 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Gregory La Cava]  [14 Jul 1933]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Constance Bennett, Joel McCrea, John Halliday, Pert Kelton
Plot:  Lorry and Minnie are ex-hookers who leave prison, determined to find the good life with rich men. Along the way Lorry meets and falls in love with cotton barge owner Dan. She must choose ...
Writer:  Wanda Tuchock (by), Gregory La Cava (dialogue), Eugene Thackrey (dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Living in a Big Way | Movie Details for Director Gregory La Cava | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  Living in a Big Way  104 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical]  [Gregory La Cava]  [01 Nov 1948]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Winninger, Gene Kelly, Marie McDonald, Phyllis Thaxter
Plot:  Leo Gogarty marries Margaud Morgan after a whirlwind romance just before shipping out to war. When he returns he is surprised to discover not only that his bride is not what she led him to ...
Writer:  Gregory La Cava (screenplay), Gregory La Cava (story), Irving Ravetch
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Age of Consent | Movie Details for Director Gregory La Cava | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  The Age of Consent  63 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Gregory La Cava]  [19 Aug 1932]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Arline Judge, Dorothy Wilson, Eric Linden, Richard Cromwell
Plot:  College co-eds learn to handle the responsibilities of romance.
Writer:  Martin Flavin (play), Sarah Y. Mason (screenplay), Francis M. Cockrell (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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