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The Farmer's Daughter | Movie Details for Director H.C. Potter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  The Farmer's Daughter  97 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama, Romance]  [H.C. Potter]  [26 Mar 1947]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Ethel Barrymore, Joseph Cotten, Loretta Young
Plot:  Katie Holstrom leaves the farm to become a nurse, but is sidetracked into domestic service, romance, and politics.
Writer:  Allen Rivkin, Laura Kerr, Hella Wuolijoki (play)
Language:  English, Swedish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mr. Lucky | Movie Details for Director H.C. Potter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Mr. Lucky  100 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [H.C. Potter]  [01 Jul 1943]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Cary Grant, Charles Bickford, Gladys Cooper, Laraine Day
Plot:  A gambler has plans to swindle money from a charity program, but starts to have second thoughts when he falls for a rich society girl.
Writer:  Milton Holmes (screenplay), Adrian Scott (screenplay), Milton Holmes (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House | Movie Details for Director H.C. Potter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House  94 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [H.C. Potter]  [04 Jun 1948]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Cary Grant, Melvyn Douglas, Myrna Loy, Reginald Denny
Plot:  A man and his wife decide they can afford to have a house in the country built to their specifications. It's a lot more trouble than they think.
Writer:  Eric Hodgins (novel), Norman Panama (written for the screen by), Melvin Frank (written for the screen by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Hellzapoppin' | Movie Details for Director H.C. Potter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Hellzapoppin'  84 min,  [Comedy, Musical]  [H.C. Potter]  [26 Dec 1941]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Chic Johnson, Hugh Herbert, Martha Raye, Ole Olsen
Plot:  Olsen and Johnson, a pair of stage comedians, try to turn their play into a movie and bring together a young couple in love, while breaking the fourth wall every step of the way.
Writer:  Nat Perrin (screenplay), Warren Wilson (screenplay), Nat Perrin (based on an original story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer | Movie Details for Director Norman Taurog, George Cukor, H.C. Potter, William A. Wellman | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  The Adventures of Tom Sawyer  91 min,  APPROVED,  [Family, Adventure]  [Norman Taurog, George Cukor, H.C. Potter, William A. Wellman]  [11 Feb 1938]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Ann Gillis, Jackie Moran, May Robson, Tommy Kelly, Victor Jory, Walter Brennan
Plot:  Tom Sawyer and his pal Huckleberry Finn have great adventures on the Mississippi River, pretending to be pirates, attending their own funeral and witnessing a murder.
Writer:  Mark Twain (the beloved classic by), John V.A. Weaver (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Shopworn Angel | Movie Details for Director H.C. Potter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  The Shopworn Angel  85 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance, War]  [H.C. Potter]  [15 Jul 1938]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Hattie McDaniel, James Stewart, Margaret Sullavan, Walter Pidgeon
Plot:  Shortly after the United States enters World War I in 1917, a Broadway actress agrees to let a naive soldier court her in order to impress his friends, but a real romance soon begins.
Writer:  Waldo Salt (screen play), Dana Burnet (based on a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle | Movie Details for Director H.C. Potter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle  93 min,  APPROVED,  [Biography, Drama, Musical]  [H.C. Potter]  [29 Mar 1939]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 71%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Edna May Oliver, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Walter Brennan
Plot:  The story of married couple Irene Castle and Vernon Castle, sensational ballroom dancers prior to World War I.
Writer:  Richard Sherman (screen play), Oscar Hammerstein II (adaptation), Dorothy Yost (adaptation), Irene Castle (based on stories: "My Husband" and "My Memories of Vernon Castle" by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Victory Through Air Power | Movie Details for Director James Algar, Clyde Geronimi, Jack Kinney, H.C. Potter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Victory Through Air Power  70 min,  [Documentary, Animation, History]  [James Algar, Clyde Geronimi, Jack Kinney, H.C. Potter]  [17 Jul 1943]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Alexander de Seversky, Art Baker, Billy Mitchell
Plot:  An animated documentary promoting of the soundness of strategic aerial bombing in World War II.
Writer:  Alexander de Seversky (book), Perce Pearce (story direction), T. Hee (story adaptation), Erdman Penner (story adaptation), William Cottrell (story adaptation), James Bodrero (story adaptation), Vernon Stallings (story adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
You Gotta Stay Happy | Movie Details for Director H.C. Potter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  You Gotta Stay Happy  100 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [H.C. Potter]  [28 Oct 1948]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Eddie Albert, James Stewart, Joan Fontaine, Roland Young
Plot:  Indecisive heiress Dee Dee Dillwood is pushed into marrying her sixth fiancĂ©e, but unable to face the wedding night, she flees into the adjacent hotel room of commercial pilot Marvin Payne,...
Writer:  Karl Tunberg (written for the screen by), Robert Carson (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Blackmail | Movie Details for Director H.C. Potter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Blackmail  81 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Thriller]  [H.C. Potter]  [08 Sep 1939]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bobs Watson, Edward G. Robinson, Gene Lockhart, Ruth Hussey
Plot:  John Ingram, successful oil-field firefighter, is really a chain-gang escapee. Someone out of his past finds him...
Writer:  David Hertz (screen play), William Ludwig (screen play), Endre Bohem (story), Dorothy Yost (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Miniver Story | Movie Details for Director H.C. Potter, Victor Saville | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  The Miniver Story  104 min,  [Drama]  [H.C. Potter, Victor Saville]  [26 Oct 1950]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Greer Garson, John Hodiak, Leo Genn, Walter Pidgeon
Plot:  The Second World War is over, and the Miniver family is trying to keep themselves together in post-War Britain, among continuing shortages and growing tensions within the family.
Writer:  George Froeschel, Ronald Millar, Jan Struther (characters)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Time of Your Life | Movie Details for Director H.C. Potter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  The Time of Your Life  109 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Drama]  [H.C. Potter]  [03 Sep 1948]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  James Cagney, Jeanne Cagney, Wayne Morris, William Bendix
Plot:  A wide variety of persons come into Nick's Pacific Street Saloon, some to ask for work and others just to pass the time.
Writer:  William Saroyan (Pulitzer Prize play), Nathaniel Curtis (adapted for the screen)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Top Secret Affair | Movie Details for Director H.C. Potter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  Top Secret Affair  100 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy]  [H.C. Potter]  [30 Jan 1957]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Jim Backus, Kirk Douglas, Paul Stewart, Susan Hayward
Plot:  The head of a large publishing empire is dismayed when a top army general is about to be appointed to an atomic energy committee. She's determined to discredit him prior to the appointment ...
Writer:  John P. Marquand (novel), Roland Kibbee, Allan Scott
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Three for the Show | Movie Details for Director H.C. Potter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Three for the Show  93 min,  APPROVED,  [Musical]  [H.C. Potter]  [24 Feb 1955]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Betty Grable, Gower Champion, Jack Lemmon, Marge Champion
Plot:  A widowed singer marries her late husband's songwriting partner, which leads to trouble when her first husband turns up very much alive.
Writer:  Edward Hope (screenplay), Leonard Stern (screenplay), W. Somerset Maugham (based on a play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Likely Story | Movie Details for Director H.C. Potter | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  A Likely Story  80 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy]  [H.C. Potter]  [19 Apr 1947]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Barbara Hale, Bill Williams, Lanny Rees, Sam Levene
Plot:  A shell-shocked young GI mistakenly believes he is dying, and a young artist takes it upon herself to prove to him that he's not.
Writer:  Bess Boyle, Alexander G. Kenedi (suggested by a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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