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The Wizard of Oz | Movie Details for Director Victor Fleming, George Cukor, Mervyn LeRoy, Norman Taurog, King Vidor | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 93%  The Wizard of Oz  102 min,  PG,  [Adventure, Family, Fantasy]  [Victor Fleming, George Cukor, Mervyn LeRoy, Norman Taurog, King Vidor]  [25 Aug 1939]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 99%, Metacritic 100/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 7 wins & 14 nominations.
Actors:  Bert Lahr, Frank Morgan, Judy Garland, Ray Bolger
Plot:  Dorothy Gale is swept away from a farm in Kansas to a magical land of Oz in a tornado and embarks on a quest with her new friends to see the Wizard who can help her return home in Kansas and help her friends as well.
Writer:  Noel Langley (screenplay), Florence Ryerson (screenplay), Edgar Allan Woolf (screenplay), Noel Langley (adaptation), L. Frank Baum (from the book by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Gold Diggers of 1933 | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 90%  Gold Diggers of 1933  97 min,  UNRATED,  [Comedy, Drama, Musical]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [27 May 1933]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Aline MacMahon, Joan Blondell, Ruby Keeler, Warren William
Plot:  A wealthy composer rescues unemployed Broadway performers with a new play.
Writer:  Erwin S. Gelsey (screenplay), James Seymour (screenplay), David Boehm (dialogue), Ben Markson (dialogue), Avery Hopwood (based on a play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 90%  I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang  92 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [19 Nov 1932]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 3 wins.
Actors:  Glenda Farrell, Helen Vinson, Noel Francis, Paul Muni
Plot:  Wrongly convicted James Allen serves in the intolerable conditions of a southern chain gang, which later comes back to haunt him.
Writer:  Robert E. Burns (by), Howard J. Green (screen play), Brown Holmes (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo  138 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, History, War]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [01 Nov 1944]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Don DeFore, Robert Walker, Spencer Tracy, Tim Murdock, Van Johnson
Plot:  In the wake of Pearl Harbor, a young lieutenant leaves his expectant wife to volunteer for a secret bombing mission which will take the war to the Japanese homeland.
Writer:  Dalton Trumbo (screen play), Ted W. Lawson (based on the book), Robert Considine (based on the book)
Language:  English, Mandarin    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mister Roberts | Movie Details for Director John Ford, Mervyn LeRoy, Joshua Logan | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Mister Roberts  123 min,  [Comedy, Drama, War]  [John Ford, Mervyn LeRoy, Joshua Logan]  [04 Dec 1955]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Henry Fonda, Jack Lemmon, James Cagney, William Powell
Plot:  In the waning days of World War II, the United States Navy cargo ship Reluctant and her crew are stationed in the "backwater" areas of the Pacific Ocean. Trouble ensues when the crew members are granted liberty.
Writer:  Frank S. Nugent (screenplay), Joshua Logan (screenplay), Thomas Heggen (based on the play by), Joshua Logan (based on the play by), Thomas Heggen (from the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Random Harvest | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  Random Harvest  126 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [31 Aug 1943]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 89%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 7 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Greer Garson, Philip Dorn, Ronald Colman, Susan Peters
Plot:  An amnesiac World War I veteran falls in love with a music hall star, only to suffer an accident which restores his original memories but erases his post-war life.
Writer:  Claudine West (screen play), George Froeschel (screen play), Arthur Wimperis (screen play), James Hilton (based upon the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Little Caesar | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 82%  Little Caesar  79 min,  [Action, Crime, Drama]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [25 Jan 1931]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Edward G. Robinson, Glenda Farrell, William Collier Jr.
Plot:  A small-time criminal moves to a big city to seek bigger fortune.
Writer:  W.R. Burnett (novel), Robert N. Lee (continuity), Francis Edward Faragoh (screen version), Francis Edward Faragoh (dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Five Star Final | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 82%  Five Star Final  89 min,  [Crime, Drama]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [26 Sep 1931]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, External Reviews
Actors:  Anthony Bushell, Edward G. Robinson, H.B. Warner, Marian Marsh
Plot:  The City Editor of a sleazy tabloid goes against his own journalistic ethics to resurrect a twenty year old murder case... with tragic results.
Writer:  Louis Weitzenkorn (based on the play by), Byron Morgan (screen play), Robert Lord (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Quo Vadis | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy, Anthony Mann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Quo Vadis  171 min,  [Biography, Drama, History]  [Mervyn LeRoy, Anthony Mann]  [25 Dec 1951]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 88%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 8 Oscars. Another 4 wins & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Deborah Kerr, Leo Genn, Peter Ustinov, Robert Taylor
Plot:  A fierce Roman commander becomes infatuated with a beautiful Christian hostage and begins questioning the tyrannical leadership of the despot Emperor Nero.
Writer:  John Lee Mahin (screen play), S.N. Behrman (screen play), Sonya Levien (screen play), Henryk Sienkiewicz (based on the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The House I Live In | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  The House I Live In  11 min,  APPROVED,  [Short, Drama, Music]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [09 Nov 1945]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 94%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins.
Actors:  Frank Sinatra, Harry McKim, Teddy Infuhr
Plot:  Frank Sinatra teaches a group of young boys a lesson in religious tolerance.
Writer:  Albert Maltz
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Waterloo Bridge | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Waterloo Bridge  108 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance, War]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [17 May 1940]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Lucile Watson, Robert Taylor, Virginia Field, Vivien Leigh
Plot:  During World War I, believing her fiancé to be dead, a young ballerina loses her job and is forced to turn to prostitution.
Writer:  S.N. Behrman (screen play), Hans Rameau (screen play), George Froeschel (screen play), Robert E. Sherwood (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Page Miss Glory | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Page Miss Glory  93 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Music, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [07 Sep 1935]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dick Powell, Marion Davies, Mary Astor, Pat O'Brien
Plot:  Loretta Dalrymple, a homely young country girl comes to New York City and gets a job as a chambermaid in a large hotel. She meets Ed Olson, a photographer out of work, and Dan Riley, a ...
Writer:  Delmer Daves (screen play), Robert Lord (screen play), Joseph Schrank (play), Phillip Dunning (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Little Women | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  Little Women  122 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Family, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [01 Apr 1949]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Elizabeth Taylor, June Allyson, Margaret O'Brien, Peter Lawford
Plot:  The March sisters -- Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy -- struggle to make ends meet in their New England household while their father is away fighting in the Civil War. Despite harsh times, they cling...
Writer:  Andrew Solt (screen play), Sarah Y. Mason (screen play), Victor Heerman (screen play), Louisa May Alcott (from the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Tonight or Never | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  Tonight or Never  80 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [N/A]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alison Skipworth, Ferdinand Gottschalk, Gloria Swanson, Melvyn Douglas
Plot:  A young opera singer finds her career stalled because of her cold and passionless performances, until she finds romance with a handsome admirer.
Writer:  Fanny Hatton (adaptation), Frederic Hatton (adaptation), Lily Hatvany (play), Ernest Vajda (written for the screen by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Madame Curie | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy, Albert Lewin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  Madame Curie  124 min,  [Biography, Drama, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy, Albert Lewin]  [01 Feb 1944]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Actors:  Albert Bassermann, Greer Garson, Henry Travers, Walter Pidgeon
Plot:  Despite himself, accomplished physicist and avowed bachelor Pierre Curie falls for brilliant student Marie, and together they embark on the discovery of radium.
Writer:  Paul Osborn (screen play), Hans Rameau (screen play), Ève Curie (book)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
No Time for Sergeants | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  No Time for Sergeants  119 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, War]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [05 Jul 1958]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Andy Griffith, Murray Hamilton, Myron McCormick, Nick Adams
Plot:  Will Stockdale is a country bumpkin drafted into the Air Force and too dumb to realize he's driving everyone around him crazy, no one more than Sergeant King.
Writer:  John Lee Mahin (screenplay), Ira Levin (play), Mac Hyman (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
They Won't Forget | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  They Won't Forget  95 min,  [Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [09 Oct 1937]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Claude Rains, Edward Norris, Gloria Dickson, Otto Kruger
Plot:  A politically ambitious district attorney, unscrupulous tabloid journalists, and regional prejudice combine to charge a teacher with the murder of his student.
Writer:  Ward Greene (novel), Robert Rossen (screen play), Aben Kandel (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Three on a Match | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Three on a Match  63 min,  UNRATED,  [Crime, Drama, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [29 Oct 1932]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ann Dvorak, Bette Davis, Joan Blondell, Warren William
Plot:  Although Vivian Revere is seemingly the most successful of a trio of reunited schoolmates, she throws it away by descending into a life of debauchery and drugs.
Writer:  Lucien Hubbard (screen play), Kubec Glasmon (story), John Bright (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Escape | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Escape  98 min,  PASSED,  [Drama]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [01 Nov 1940]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Alla Nazimova, Conrad Veidt, Norma Shearer, Robert Taylor
Plot:  1938: A young man arrives in Hitler's Germany, frantically seeking information about his German mother, and finds she is pending execution at a concentration camp.
Writer:  Arch Oboler (screen play), Marguerite Roberts (screen play), Grace Zaring Stone (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Tugboat Annie | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Tugboat Annie  86 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [04 Aug 1933]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Marie Dressler, Maureen O'Sullivan, Robert Young, Wallace Beery
Plot:  Waterfront couple raise their son to be a sea captain. He grows up to be rather snotty and rebels against drunken Beery. Valiant Dressler keeps things moving even as hubby ruins their ...
Writer:  Norman Reilly Raine (stories), Zelda Sears (adaptation), Eve Greene (adaptation), Norman Reilly Raine (additional dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Gypsy | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Gypsy  143 min,  APPROVED,  [Biography, Comedy, Drama]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [01 Nov 1962]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 69%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 1 win & 10 nominations.
Actors:  Karl Malden, Natalie Wood, Paul Wallace, Rosalind Russell
Plot:  Based on the Broadway hit about the life and times of burlesque dancer Gypsy Rose Lee and her aggressive stage mother, Mama Rose.
Writer:  Arthur Laurents (based upon the stage play: book by), Gypsy Rose Lee (from the memoirs of), Leonard Spigelgass (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Bad Seed | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The Bad Seed  129 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Horror]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [12 Sep 1956]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 65%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Eileen Heckart, Henry Jones, Nancy Kelly, Patty McCormack
Plot:  A housewife suspects that her seemingly perfect eight year-old daughter is a heartless killer.
Writer:  John Lee Mahin (screenplay), Maxwell Anderson (play), William March (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Two Seconds | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Two Seconds  67 min,  [Drama, Thriller]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [28 May 1932]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Edward G. Robinson, Guy Kibbee, Preston Foster, Vivienne Osborne
Plot:  A condemned murderer, in the process of being executed, relives the events that led to his being sentenced to die in the electric chair.
Writer:  Elliott Lester (play), Harvey F. Thew (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Show Girl in Hollywood | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Show Girl in Hollywood  80 min,  UNRATED,  [Comedy, Musical, Drama]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [20 Apr 1930]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alice White, Blanche Sweet, Ford Sterling, Jack Mulhall
Plot:  'Rainbow Girls' has just opened and closed on Broadway when Dixie, a actress in it, runs into smooth talking Hollywood Director Frank Buelow. He tells her she would be a natural, promises ...
Writer:  J.P. McEvoy (based on the story by), Harvey F. Thew (adapted by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
East Side, West Side | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  East Side, West Side  108 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [21 Jul 1950]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ava Gardner, Barbara Stanwyck, James Mason, Van Heflin
Plot:  A vain businessman puts strains on his happy marriage to a rich, beautiful socialite by allowing himself be be seduced by a former girlfriend.
Writer:  Isobel Lennart (screenplay), Marcia Davenport (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Hard to Handle | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Hard to Handle  78 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [28 Jan 1933]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Allen Jenkins, James Cagney, Mary Brian, Ruth Donnelly
Plot:  Small time con artist Lefty Merrill has co-organized a crooked dance marathon and set-up his girlfriend to win the prize money. When his partner disappears with money before the contest is ...
Writer:  Robert Lord (screen play), Wilson Mizner (screen play), Houston Branch (original story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Any Number Can Play | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Any Number Can Play  112 min,  [Drama]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [15 Jul 1949]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alexis Smith, Audrey Totter, Clark Gable, Wendell Corey
Plot:  Gambling-house owner finds himself estranged from his wife and son.
Writer:  Edward Harris Heth (novel), Richard Brooks
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Homecoming | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Homecoming  113 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance, War]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [01 May 1948]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anne Baxter, Clark Gable, John Hodiak, Lana Turner
Plot:  Self-absorbed Dr. Lee Johnson enlists with the Army medical corps during World War II, more out of a feeling that it's "the thing to do" rather than deep-seated patriotism. On his first day...
Writer:  Sidney Kingsley (story), Jan Lustig (adaptation), Paul Osborn
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The World Changes | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  The World Changes  91 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [25 Nov 1933]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Aline MacMahon, Donald Cook, Mary Astor, Paul Muni
Plot:  An ambitious farmer becomes a pioneer in the meat packing business, finding financial success but private disappointment over the course of many decades.
Writer:  Edward Chodorov (screenplay), Sheridan Gibney (story "America Kneels")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The FBI Story | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  The FBI Story  149 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, History]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [01 Oct 1959]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  James Stewart, Larry Pennell, Murray Hamilton, Vera Miles
Plot:  A dedicated FBI agent recalls the agency's battles against the Klan, organized crime and Communist spies.
Writer:  Richard L. Breen (screenplay), John Twist (screenplay), Don Whitehead (book)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Toward the Unknown | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Toward the Unknown  115 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, History, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [01 Oct 1956]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles McGraw, Lloyd Nolan, Virginia Leith, William Holden
Plot:  At the dawn of supersonic flight in the 1950s a group of Edwards Air Force Base experimental aircraft test pilots push themselves to the limit.
Writer:  Beirne Lay Jr.
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Million Dollar Mermaid | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Million Dollar Mermaid  115 min,  APPROVED,  [Biography, Drama, Musical]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [13 Mar 1953]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  David Brian, Esther Williams, Victor Mature, Walter Pidgeon
Plot:  Biopic of Australian swimming champ and entertainer Annette Kellerman. After overcoming polio, Kellerman achieves fame and creates a scandal when her one-piece bathing suit is considered indecent.
Writer:  Everett Freeman (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Without Reservations | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Without Reservations  107 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [13 May 1946]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anne Triola, Claudette Colbert, Don DeFore, John Wayne
Plot:  En route to Hollywood, an author becomes smitten to a marine, though he is unaware of her celebrity status and is critical of her best-selling novel.
Writer:  Andrew Solt (screenplay), Jane Allen (novel), Mae Livingston (novel)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Unholy Partners | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Unholy Partners  94 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [01 Nov 1941]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Edward Arnold, Edward G. Robinson, Laraine Day, Marsha Hunt
Plot:  A tough, ambitious newspaperman starts a new tabloid in 1919 New York, with a crooked big-time gambler as a partner.
Writer:  Earl Baldwin, Bartlett Cormack, Lesser Samuels
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Devil at 4 O'Clock | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  The Devil at 4 O'Clock  126 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Drama, Thriller]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [18 Oct 1961]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Frank Sinatra, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Kerwin Mathews, Spencer Tracy
Plot:  A crusty, eccentric priest recruits three reluctant convicts to help him rescue a children's leper colony from a Pacific island menaced by a smoldering volcano.
Writer:  Liam O'Brien (screenplay), Max Catto (novel)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Majority of One | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  A Majority of One  156 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Family, Drama]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [03 Sep 1962]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 60%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Alec Guinness, Madlyn Rhue, Ray Danton, Rosalind Russell
Plot:  A gentle love story about a Japanese businessman and widower, and a Brooklyn widow. But before a happy ending can ensue, they must learn again the lessons of tolerance, kindness and forgiveness.
Writer:  Leonard Spigelgass (play), Leonard Spigelgass (screenplay)
Language:  English, Japanese, Yiddish, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Mary, Mary | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  Mary, Mary  126 min,  [Comedy]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [03 Apr 1964]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Barry Nelson, Debbie Reynolds, Diane McBain, Hiram Sherman
Plot:  Nine months after they split up Bob and Mary meet at his New York apartment to sort out some tax matters. He's getting married to healthy-eating Tiffany as soon as the divorce becomes final...
Writer:  Jean Kerr (stage play), Richard L. Breen (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Lovely to Look At | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  Lovely to Look At  103 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [04 Jul 1952]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Howard Keel, Kathryn Grayson, Marge Champion, Red Skelton
Plot:  Three Broadway producers struggling to get backing for their show hope one's sudden inheritance of a half interest in a Parisian fashion house is the answer. They travel to Paris only to learn the salon is in debt and requires their help.
Writer:  George Wells (screenplay), Harry Ruby (screenplay), Andrew Solt (additional dialogue), Alice Duer Miller (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Big City Blues | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  Big City Blues  63 min,  UNRATED,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [18 Sep 1932]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Eric Linden, Joan Blondell, Jobyna Howland, Ned Sparks
Plot:  Young man from small town moves to New York City looking for better life.
Writer:  Ward Morehouse (play), Ward Morehouse (screenplay), Lillie Hayward (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Fools for Scandal | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy, Bobby Connolly | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Fools for Scandal  80 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Music, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy, Bobby Connolly]  [16 Apr 1938]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Allen Jenkins, Carole Lombard, Fernand Gravey, Ralph Bellamy
Plot:  Rene is broke and Kay is a rich actress visiting Paris. They meet, share a cab and dinner. He is smitten by her, but she leaves for London and he follows. At her house, when he cooks the ...
Writer:  Herbert Fields (screen play), Joseph Fields (screen play), Irving Brecher (additional dialogue), Nancy Hamilton (from the play by), James L. Shute (from the play by), Rosemary Casey (from the play by)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Latin Lovers | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 54%  Latin Lovers  104 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Music, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [28 Aug 1953]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  John Lund, Lana Turner, Louis Calhern, Ricardo Montalban
Plot:  Nora Taylor has $37,000,00 but thinks every man she meets prefers her bankbook figure to her own, and that include her current fiancé, Paul Chevron, who has $48,000,000 of his own. Paul ...
Writer:  Isobel Lennart
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Blossoms in the Dust | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 47%  Blossoms in the Dust  99 min,  APPROVED,  [Biography, Drama, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy]  [15 Aug 1941]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 25%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 3 nominations.
Actors:  Felix Bressart, Greer Garson, Marsha Hunt, Walter Pidgeon
Plot:  After losing her young son, Edna Gladney opposes the unfair laws discriminating against children whose parents are unknown, and opens an orphanage for those children.
Writer:  Anita Loos (screen play), Ralph Wheelwright (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Green Berets | Movie Details for Director Ray Kellogg, John Wayne, Mervyn LeRoy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 41%  The Green Berets  142 min,  G,  [Drama, War]  [Ray Kellogg, John Wayne, Mervyn LeRoy]  [27 Jul 1968]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 25%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Aldo Ray, David Janssen, Jim Hutton, John Wayne
Plot:  Col. Mike Kirby picks two teams of crack Green Berets for a mission in South Vietnam. First off is to build and control a camp that is trying to be taken by the enemy the second mission is to kidnap a North Vietnamese General.
Writer:  James Lee Barrett (screenplay), Robin Moore (novel)
Language:  English, Vietnamese, German, Danish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Anthony Adverse | Movie Details for Director Mervyn LeRoy, Michael Curtiz | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 39%  Anthony Adverse  141 min,  [Adventure, Drama, Romance]  [Mervyn LeRoy, Michael Curtiz]  [29 Aug 1936]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 13%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 4 Oscars. Another 3 nominations.
Actors:  Anita Louise, Donald Woods, Fredric March, Olivia de Havilland
Plot:  In 18th-century Italy, an orphan's debt to the man who raised him threatens to separate him forever from the woman he loves.
Writer:  Hervey Allen (by), Sheridan Gibney (screen play)
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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