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Wonder Man | Movie Details for Director H. Bruce Humberstone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Wonder Man  98 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Fantasy, Musical]  [H. Bruce Humberstone]  [N/A]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 4 nominations.
Actors:  Danny Kaye, Donald Woods, Vera-Ellen, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  After being murdered by gangsters, an exuberant nightclub entertainer returns as a ghost to persuade his meek twin brother to help bring his killers to justice.
Writer:  Don Hartman (screenplay), Melville Shavelson (screenplay), Philip Rapp (screenplay), Jack Jevne (adaptation), Eddie Moran (adaptation), Arthur Sheekman (original story)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
I Wake Up Screaming | Movie Details for Director H. Bruce Humberstone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  I Wake Up Screaming  82 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [H. Bruce Humberstone]  [31 Oct 1941]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Actors:  Betty Grable, Carole Landis, Laird Cregar, Victor Mature
Plot:  Why is Inspector Ed Cornell trying to railroad Frankie Christopher for the murder of model Vicky Lynn?
Writer:  Dwight Taylor (screen play), Steve Fisher (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Charlie Chan at the Olympics | Movie Details for Director H. Bruce Humberstone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Charlie Chan at the Olympics  71 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Crime, Mystery]  [H. Bruce Humberstone]  [21 May 1937]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Allan Lane, Katherine DeMille, Pauline Moore, Warner Oland
Plot:  When a strategically important new aerial guidance system is stolen, Charlie traces it to the Berlin Olympics, where he has to battle spies and enemy agents to retrieve it.
Writer:  Robert Ellis (screen play), Helen Logan (screen play), Paul Burger (original story), Earl Derr Biggers (based on: the character "Charlie Chan" created by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Charlie Chan at the Opera | Movie Details for Director H. Bruce Humberstone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Charlie Chan at the Opera  68 min,  UNRATED,  [Comedy, Mystery, Thriller]  [H. Bruce Humberstone]  [08 Jan 1937]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Boris Karloff, Charlotte Henry, Keye Luke, Warner Oland
Plot:  A dangerous amnesiac escapes from an asylum, hides in the opera house, and is suspected of getting revenge on those who tried to murder him 13 years ago.
Writer:  Scott Darling (screen play), Charles Belden (screen play), Bess Meredyth (from a story by), Earl Derr Biggers (based on the character created by: "Charlie Chan")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Sun Valley Serenade | Movie Details for Director H. Bruce Humberstone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Sun Valley Serenade  86 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Music, Romance]  [H. Bruce Humberstone]  [29 Aug 1941]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Glenn Miller, John Payne, Milton Berle, Sonja Henie
Plot:  When Phil Corey's band arrives at the Idaho ski resort its pianist Ted Scott is smitten with a Norwegian refugee he has sponsored, Karen Benson. When soloist Vivian Dawn quits, Karen stages an ice show as a substitute.
Writer:  Robert Ellis (screenplay), Helen Logan (screenplay), Art Arthur (story), Robert Harari (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
If I Had a Million | Movie Details for Director James Cruze, H. Bruce Humberstone, Ernst Lubitsch, Norman Z. McLeod, Lothar Mendes, Stephen Roberts, William A. Seiter, Norman Taurog | 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:  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
Charlie Chan in Honolulu | Movie Details for Director H. Bruce Humberstone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Charlie Chan in Honolulu  67 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Crime, Horror]  [H. Bruce Humberstone]  [13 Jan 1939]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Eddie Collins, Phyllis Brooks, Sidney Toler, Victor Sen Yung
Plot:  While Charlie is distracted with the birth of his first grandchild, son Jimmy impersonates his father in order to investigate a murder aboard a freighter in the harbor.
Writer:  Charles Belden (original screenplay), Earl Derr Biggers (based on: the character "Charlie Chan" created by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Hello Frisco, Hello | Movie Details for Director H. Bruce Humberstone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Hello Frisco, Hello  99 min,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [H. Bruce Humberstone]  [26 Mar 1943]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Alice Faye, Jack Oakie, John Payne, Lynn Bari
Plot:  In turn-of-the-century San Francisco, an ambitious vaudevillian takes his quartet from a honky tonk to the big time, while spurning the love of his troupe's star singer for a selfish heiress.
Writer:  Robert Ellis (screenplay), Helen Logan (screenplay), Richard Macaulay (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Happy Go Lovely | Movie Details for Director H. Bruce Humberstone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Happy Go Lovely  97 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [H. Bruce Humberstone]  [03 Sep 1951]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bobby Howes, Cesar Romero, David Niven, Vera-Ellen
Plot:  B.G. Bruno, a rich bachelor, the head of a successful greeting-card company in Scotland, is essentially a kind man but respectable to the point of stodginess and extreme stuffiness. An ...
Writer:  Val Guest (screenplay), Friedrich Dammann (based on a film story by), Herbert Rosenfeld (based on a film story by)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Iceland | Movie Details for Director H. Bruce Humberstone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  Iceland  79 min,  APPROVED,  [Musical, Romance]  [H. Bruce Humberstone]  [28 Jan 1943]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Felix Bressart, Jack Oakie, John Payne, Sonja Henie
Plot:  Marine, James Murfin, is unaware of Icelandic customs. When he flirts with Katina her Icelandic family take his actions as a proposal of marriage to Katina. Desperately wanting out, James ...
Writer:  Robert Ellis, Helen Logan
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Pin Up Girl | Movie Details for Director H. Bruce Humberstone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 50%  Pin Up Girl  84 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [H. Bruce Humberstone]  [25 Apr 1944]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 40%, External Reviews
Actors:  Betty Grable, Joe E. Brown, John Harvey, Martha Raye
Plot:  Glamorous Lorry Jones, the toast of a Missouri military canteen, has become "engaged" to almost every serviceman she's signed her pin-up photo for. Now she's leaving home to go into ...
Writer:  Robert Ellis (screen play), Helen Logan (screen play), Earl Baldwin (screen play), Libbie Block (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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