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The Good Earth | Movie Details for Director Sidney Franklin, Victor Fleming, Gustav Machatý, Sam Wood | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  The Good Earth  138 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Sidney Franklin, Victor Fleming, Gustav Machatý, Sam Wood]  [06 Aug 1937]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 94%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Luise Rainer, Paul Muni, Tilly Losch, Walter Connolly
Plot:  The story of a farmer in China: a story of humility and bravery. His father gives Wang Lung a freed slave as wife. By diligence and frugality the two manage to enlarge their property. But ...
Writer:  Talbot Jennings (screen play), Tess Slesinger (screen play), Claudine West (screen play), Pearl S. Buck (based upon the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Beverly of Graustark | Movie Details for Director Sidney Franklin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Beverly of Graustark  70 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Sidney Franklin]  [19 Apr 1926]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Antonio Moreno, Creighton Hale, Marion Davies, Roy D'Arcy
Plot:  N/A
Writer:  Joseph Farnham (titles), Agnes Christine Johnston, George Barr McCutcheon (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Quality Street | Movie Details for Director Sidney Franklin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Quality Street  80 min,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Sidney Franklin]  [01 Nov 1927]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Conrad Nagel, Flora Finch, Helen Jerome Eddy, Marion Davies
Plot:  A fresh young beauty becomes an old maid waiting for her suitor to return from the Napoleonic wars. When he returns, clearly disappointed, she disguises herself as her own niece in order to test his loyalty.
Writer:  Marian Ainslee (titles), J.M. Barrie (play), Ruth Cummings (titles), Hanns Kräly, Albert Lewin
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Goodbye, Mr. Chips | Movie Details for Director Sam Wood, Sidney Franklin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Goodbye, Mr. Chips  114 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Sam Wood, Sidney Franklin]  [28 Jul 1939]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 81%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Greer Garson, John Mills, Robert Donat, Terry Kilburn
Plot:  An aged teacher and former headmaster of a boarding school recalls his career and his personal life over the decades.
Writer:  R.C. Sherriff (screen play), Claudine West (screen play), Eric Maschwitz (screen play), James Hilton (book)
Language:  English, Latin, German    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Smilin' Through | Movie Details for Director Sidney Franklin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Smilin' Through  96 min,  [Drama]  [Sidney Franklin]  [13 Feb 1922]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alec B. Francis, Harrison Ford, Norma Talmadge, Wyndham Standing
Plot:  N/A
Writer:  Jane Cowl (play), James Ashmore Creelman (adaptation), Sidney Franklin (adaptation), Jane Murfin (play)
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Private Lives | Movie Details for Director Sidney Franklin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  Private Lives  84 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Sidney Franklin]  [12 Dec 1931]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Actors:  Norma Shearer, Reginald Denny, Robert Montgomery, Una Merkel
Plot:  Divorced couple unexpectedly meet each other during their honeymoon and rekindle their love.
Writer:  Noël Coward (from the play by), Hanns Kräly (scenario), Richard Schayer (scenario), Claudine West (continuity)
Language:  English, French, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Duel in the Sun | Movie Details for Director King Vidor, Otto Brower, William Dieterle, Sidney Franklin, William Cameron Menzies, David O. Selznick, Josef von Sternberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  Duel in the Sun  129 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama, Romance, Western]  [King Vidor, Otto Brower, William Dieterle, Sidney Franklin, William Cameron Menzies, David O. Selznick, Josef von Sternberg]  [12 Sep 1947]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Gregory Peck, Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten, Lionel Barrymore
Plot:  Beautiful half-breed Pearl Chavez becomes the ward of her dead father's first love and finds herself torn between her sons, one good and the other bad.
Writer:  David O. Selznick (screenplay), Niven Busch (suggested by a novel by), Oliver H.P. Garrett (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Primitive Lover | Movie Details for Director Sidney Franklin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  The Primitive Lover  68 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Sidney Franklin]  [01 May 1922]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Constance Talmadge, Harrison Ford, Joe Roberts, Kenneth Harlan
Plot:  A free-spirited girl is caught between her love for her husband and her attraction to a handsome adventurer.
Writer:  Frances Marion, Edgar Selwyn (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Her Night of Romance | Movie Details for Director Sidney Franklin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Her Night of Romance  70 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Sidney Franklin]  [01 Oct 1924]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Albert Gran, Constance Talmadge, Jean Hersholt, Ronald Colman
Plot:  An impoverished British lord (Paul Menford) impersonates a doctor in order to woo an ailing American heiress (Dorothy Adams). The lord is in it for love, but his business associate (Joe Diamond) smells money.
Writer:  Hanns Kräly
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Barretts of Wimpole Street | Movie Details for Director Sidney Franklin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The Barretts of Wimpole Street  109 min,  PASSED,  [Biography, Drama, Romance]  [Sidney Franklin]  [21 Sep 1934]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 71%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Charles Laughton, Fredric March, Maureen O'Sullivan, Norma Shearer
Plot:  Elizabeth Barrett's tyrannical father has forbidden any of his family to marry. Nevertheless, Elizabeth falls in love with the poet Robert Browning.
Writer:  Rudolph Besier (from the play by), Ernest Vajda (screen play), Claudine West (screen play), Donald Ogden Stewart (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Smilin' Through | Movie Details for Director Sidney Franklin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Smilin' Through  98 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Sidney Franklin]  [24 Sep 1932]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Fredric March, Leslie Howard, Norma Shearer, O.P. Heggie
Plot:  The adoptive father of a young woman is horrified to learn she plans to marry the son of the man who accidentally killed her aunt years before.
Writer:  Jane Cowl (play), James B. Fagan (dialogue), Jane Murfin (play), Donald Ogden Stewart (dialogue), Ernest Vajda, Claudine West
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Heart o' the Hills | Movie Details for Director Joseph De Grasse, Sidney Franklin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Heart o' the Hills  87 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Joseph De Grasse, Sidney Franklin]  [30 Nov 1919]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Allan Sears, Fred Huntley, Harold Goodwin, Mary Pickford
Plot:  Family tensions in the Kentucky hills are inflamed by an outsider's dishonest scheme to exploit the area for its coal.
Writer:  John Fox Jr. (novel), Bernard McConville (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Dark Angel | Movie Details for Director Sidney Franklin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  The Dark Angel  106 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Sidney Franklin]  [08 Sep 1935]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 nominations.
Actors:  Fredric March, Herbert Marshall, Janet Beecher, Merle Oberon
Plot:  The close relationship between a woman and her two male childhood friends is tested when she accepts a marriage proposal from one of them, while the burgeoning First World War threatens to change their lives forever.
Writer:  Lillian Hellman (screen play), Mordaunt Shairp (screen play), Claudine West (continuity), Guy Bolton (based on the play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Wild Orchids | Movie Details for Director Sidney Franklin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Wild Orchids  100 min,  TV-G,  [Romance, Drama]  [Sidney Franklin]  [23 Feb 1929]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Greta Garbo, Lewis Stone, Nils Asther
Plot:  A prince in Java tries to seduce his visitor's wife, but he's discovered.
Writer:  John Colton (story), Hanns Kräly (continuity), Richard Schayer (continuity), Willis Goldbeck (adaptation), Marian Ainslee (titles), Ruth Cummings (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Devil-May-Care | Movie Details for Director Sidney Franklin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Devil-May-Care  97 min,  TV-G,  [Musical, Romance]  [Sidney Franklin]  [27 Dec 1929]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dorothy Jordan, John Miljan, Marion Harris, Ramon Novarro
Plot:  N/A
Writer:  Eugène Scribe (based on the French drama: "La Bataille des Dames"), Ernest Legouve (based on the French drama: "La Bataille des Dames"), Richard Schayer (adaptation), Hanns Kräly (scenario), Zelda Sears (dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Guardsman | Movie Details for Director Sidney Franklin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The Guardsman  82 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Sidney Franklin]  [07 Nov 1931]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Alfred Lunt, Lynn Fontanne, Roland Young, Zasu Pitts
Plot:  A Vienna based acting couple make magic when they perform together on stage. Unknown to the theater going public and despite being married for only six months, that magic seems no longer to...
Writer:  Ferenc Molnár (from the play by), Ernest Vajda (screen play), Claudine West (continuity)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Barretts of Wimpole Street | Movie Details for Director Sidney Franklin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  The Barretts of Wimpole Street  105 min,  [Biography, Drama, History]  [Sidney Franklin]  [16 Jan 1957]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bill Travers, Jennifer Jones, John Gielgud, Virginia McKenna
Plot:  Elizabeth Barrett's tyrannical father has forbidden any of his family to marry. Nevertheless, Elizabeth falls in love with the poet Robert Browning.
Writer:  Rudolph Besier (play), John Dighton (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Actress | Movie Details for Director Sidney Franklin | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 53%  The Actress  70 min,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Sidney Franklin]  [28 Apr 1928]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Gwen Lee, Lee Moran, Norma Shearer, Owen Moore
Plot:  A theatrical troupe from the west end of London loses its leading lady (Rose Trelawny) when she goes off to marry a rich young man from the other side of town (Arthur Gower). The rest of ...
Writer:  Arthur Wing Pinero (play), Joseph Farnham (titles), Albert Lewin, Richard Schayer
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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