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A Touch of Class | Movie Details for Director Melvin Frank | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  A Touch of Class  106 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Melvin Frank]  [09 Aug 1973]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 10 wins & 10 nominations.
Actors:  George Segal, Glenda Jackson, K Callan, Paul Sorvino
Plot:  Romantic comedy about a pair of clandestine lovers in a London-Spain tryst.
Writer:  Melvin Frank, Jack Rose, Marvin Frank (story "She Loves Me, She Told Me So Last Night")
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Above and Beyond | Movie Details for Director Melvin Frank, Norman Panama | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Above and Beyond  122 min,  APPROVED,  [Action, Biography, Drama]  [Melvin Frank, Norman Panama]  [02 Jan 1953]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Eleanor Parker, James Whitmore, Larry Keating, Robert Taylor
Plot:  Col. Paul Tibbetts piloted the plane that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima in World War 2.
Writer:  Beirne Lay Jr. (story), Melvin Frank, Norman Panama, Beirne Lay Jr.
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Knock on Wood | Movie Details for Director Melvin Frank, Norman Panama | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Knock on Wood  103 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy]  [Melvin Frank, Norman Panama]  [01 Jul 1954]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 nominations.
Actors:  Danny Kaye, David Burns, Mai Zetterling, Torin Thatcher
Plot:  Ventriloquist Jerry Morgan has to see another love affair fail. The reason: when the relationship reaches the point when it is time to discuss marriage, his doll Clarence becomes mean and ...
Writer:  Norman Panama, Melvin Frank
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Prisoner of Second Avenue | Movie Details for Director Melvin Frank | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  The Prisoner of Second Avenue  98 min,  PG,  [Comedy]  [Melvin Frank]  [05 May 1975]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Anne Bancroft, Elizabeth Wilson, Gene Saks, Jack Lemmon
Plot:  A suddenly unemployed ex-executive suffers a nervous breakdown.
Writer:  Neil Simon (play), Neil Simon (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell | Movie Details for Director Melvin Frank | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell  108 min,  M,  [Comedy, Romance, War]  [Melvin Frank]  [01 Dec 1968]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Gina Lollobrigida, Peter Lawford, Phil Silvers, Shelley Winters
Plot:  Carla Campbell receives maintenance payment by three former GIs who all believe to be the father of her daughter Gia.
Writer:  Melvin Frank, Denis Norden, Sheldon Keller
Language:  English, French, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Callaway Went Thataway | Movie Details for Director Melvin Frank, Norman Panama | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Callaway Went Thataway  81 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Western]  [Melvin Frank, Norman Panama]  [15 Nov 1951]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dorothy McGuire, Fred MacMurray, Howard Keel, Jesse White
Plot:  Two marketing professionals hire a lookalike of classic western actor Smoky Callaway to impersonate the actor and make new films, but things go awry when the real Callaway, thought long missing, returns.
Writer:  Norman Panama, Melvin Frank
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Li'l Abner | Movie Details for Director Melvin Frank | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Li'l Abner  114 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical, Family]  [Melvin Frank]  [15 Jun 1961]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 nominations.
Actors:  Howard St. John, Leslie Parrish, Peter Palmer, Stubby Kaye
Plot:  As Sadie Hawkins Day approaches, Daisy Mae hopes to win the hand of Li'l Abner by catching him in the traditional race. A senator comes to visit to tell the residents of Dogpatch that their...
Writer:  Al Capp (comic strip), Melvin Frank, Norman Panama
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Facts of Life | Movie Details for Director Melvin Frank | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  The Facts of Life  103 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance, Comedy]  [Melvin Frank]  [14 Nov 1960]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 11 nominations.
Actors:  Bob Hope, Don DeFore, Lucille Ball, Ruth Hussey
Plot:  Larry and Kitty are two middle-class suburbanites who find themselves growing bored with their lives and respective marriages. Although each always found the other grating in manner, they ...
Writer:  Melvin Frank, Norman Panama
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Strictly Dishonorable | Movie Details for Director Melvin Frank, Norman Panama | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  Strictly Dishonorable  86 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Melvin Frank, Norman Panama]  [03 Jul 1951]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ezio Pinza, Gale Robbins, Janet Leigh, Millard Mitchell
Plot:  N/A
Writer:  Melvin Frank, Norman Panama, Preston Sturges (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Strange Bedfellows | Movie Details for Director Melvin Frank | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  Strange Bedfellows  98 min,  [Comedy]  [Melvin Frank]  [10 Feb 1965]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Edward Judd, Gig Young, Gina Lollobrigida, Rock Hudson
Plot:  In London, stuffy statesman Carter Harrison meets Toni, a Bohemian artist with a hot Italian temper. The two impulsively marry and then find that they disagree on everything. Shortly ...
Writer:  Norman Panama (story), Melvin Frank (story), Melvin Frank (screenplay), Michael Pertwee (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Walk Like a Man | Movie Details for Director Melvin Frank | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 46%  Walk Like a Man  86 min,  PG,  [Comedy]  [Melvin Frank]  [17 Apr 1987]
Ratings:  IMDB 4.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Christopher Lloyd, Cloris Leachman, Colleen Camp, Howie Mandel
Plot:  A boy raised by wolves is reunited as an adult with his real family.
Writer:  Robert Klane
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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