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The Postman Always Rings Twice | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  The Postman Always Rings Twice  113 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Tay Garnett]  [14 Oct 1946]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 95%, External Reviews
Actors:  Cecil Kellaway, Hume Cronyn, John Garfield, Lana Turner
Plot:  A married woman and a drifter fall in love, then plot to murder her husband. Once the deed is done, they must live with the consequences of their actions.
Writer:  Harry Ruskin (screen play), Niven Busch (screen play), James M. Cain (based on the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
One Way Passage | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  One Way Passage  67 min,  UNRATED,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Tay Garnett]  [22 Oct 1932]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Aline MacMahon, Frank McHugh, Kay Francis, William Powell
Plot:  A terminally ill woman and a debonair murderer facing execution meet and fall in love on a trans-Pacific crossing, each without knowing the other's secret.
Writer:  Wilson Mizner (screen play), Joseph Jackson (screen play), Robert Lord (based on a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Seven Wonders of the World | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett, Paul Mantz, Andrew Marton, Ted Tetzlaff, Walter Thompson, John Farrow | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Seven Wonders of the World  106 min,  [Documentary, History]  [Tay Garnett, Paul Mantz, Andrew Marton, Ted Tetzlaff, Walter Thompson, John Farrow]  [11 Apr 1956]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Claude Dauphin, Lowell Thomas, Paul Mantz
Plot:  Lowell Thomas searches the world for natural and man made wonders and invites the audience to try to update the ancient Greek list of "Seven Wonders of the World."
Writer:  Prosper Buranelli, W.P. Lipscomb
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Since You Went Away | Movie Details for Director John Cromwell, Edward F. Cline, Tay Garnett, David O. Selznick | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  Since You Went Away  177 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance, War]  [John Cromwell, Edward F. Cline, Tay Garnett, David O. Selznick]  [20 Jul 1944]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 8 nominations.
Actors:  Claudette Colbert, Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten, Shirley Temple
Plot:  With her husband away to fight in World War II, a housewife struggles to care for their two daughters - and a pair of lodgers who have moved in - alone.
Writer:  Margaret Buell Wilder (book), Margaret Buell Wilder (adaptation), David O. Selznick (screenplay)
Language:  English, Yiddish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Valley of Decision | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  The Valley of Decision  119 min,  PASSED,  [Drama]  [Tay Garnett]  [01 Jun 1945]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Donald Crisp, Greer Garson, Gregory Peck, Lionel Barrymore
Plot:  An Irish maid falls for the son of her wealthy boss, though their disapproving fathers and a bitter strike at the steel mill complicates matters.
Writer:  John Meehan (screen play), Sonya Levien (screen play), Marcia Davenport (based on the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mrs. Parkington | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Mrs. Parkington  124 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Tay Garnett]  [01 Nov 1944]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Agnes Moorehead, Edward Arnold, Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon
Plot:  A widowed matriarch reminisces about her family fortunes, including her romance with a financier/mine owner.
Writer:  Robert Thoeren (screenplay), Polly James (screenplay), Louis Bromfield (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
China Seas | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  China Seas  87 min,  PASSED,  [Action, Drama, Adventure]  [Tay Garnett]  [16 Aug 1935]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Lewis Stone, Wallace Beery
Plot:  When earthy Dolly Portland is rejected by Captain Gaskell in favor of a socialite, she aids Jamesy McCardle, in league with Malay pirates, in his plot to seize his ship.
Writer:  Jules Furthman (screen play), James Kevin McGuinness (screen play), Crosbie Garstin (from the book by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Bataan | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Bataan  114 min,  APPROVED,  [War]  [Tay Garnett]  [15 Apr 1944]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins.
Actors:  George Murphy, Lloyd Nolan, Robert Taylor, Thomas Mitchell
Plot:  In 1942, in the Bataan peninsula of the Philippines, a ragtag American unit commanded by Sergeant Bill Dane attempts to blow-up a bridge in order to slow the Japanese advance.
Writer:  Robert Hardy Andrews (original screenplay)
Language:  English, Spanish, Latin    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Professional Soldier | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Professional Soldier  75 min,  [Adventure]  [Tay Garnett]  [27 Dec 1935]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Constance Collier, Freddie Bartholomew, Gloria Stuart, Victor McLaglen
Plot:  Mercenary Donovan is hired to kidnap King Peter II. He learns that the party in power is evil and that the King is in danger, so kidnaps the King to keep him safe while a revolution is planned.
Writer:  Gene Fowler (screenplay), Damon Runyon (story), Howard Ellis Smith (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Seven Sinners | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Seven Sinners  87 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Tay Garnett]  [25 Oct 1940]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Albert Dekker, Broderick Crawford, John Wayne, Marlene Dietrich
Plot:  Bijou, a saloon singer with a reputation for inciting brouhahas, is one of several deportees from a south Pacific island to arrive at another U.S. protectorate, Boni Komba. She becomes very...
Writer:  John Meehan (screen play), Harry Tugend (screen play), Ladislas Fodor (original story), László Vadnay (original story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Stand-In | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Stand-In  91 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Tay Garnett]  [29 Oct 1937]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alan Mowbray, Humphrey Bogart, Joan Blondell, Leslie Howard
Plot:  A former child star falls in love with a stuffy accountant, who wants to learn why his firm's movie studio is losing money.
Writer:  Clarence Budington Kelland (based on the novel: "Stand-in" by), Gene Towne (screen play), C. Graham Baker (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
She Couldn't Take It | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  She Couldn't Take It  77 min,  [Comedy]  [Tay Garnett]  [08 Oct 1935]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Billie Burke, George Raft, Joan Bennett, Walter Connolly
Plot:  The wealthy Van Dyke family are constantly in the media for outrageous behavior, much to the frustration of patriarch Dan Van Dyke. His self-centered, bubble-headed wife has a fondness for ...
Writer:  C. Graham Baker (story), Oliver H.P. Garrett, Gene Towne
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Her Man | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Her Man  85 min,  [Drama]  [Tay Garnett]  [21 Sep 1930]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Helen Twelvetrees, James Gleason, Marjorie Rambeau, Phillips Holmes
Plot:  Paris bargirl with tough "protector" falls for young sailor.
Writer:  Tom Buckingham (photoplay), Tay Garnett (story), Howard Higgin (story)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Slave Ship | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Slave Ship  92 min,  PASSED,  [Adventure, Drama]  [Tay Garnett]  [16 Aug 1937]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Elizabeth Allan, Mickey Rooney, Wallace Beery, Warner Baxter
Plot:  Captain Lovett ordered his first mate Thompson to get rid of his slave-trading crew and get a more respectable bunch for standard shipping, but when he brings his new bride Nancy aboard he ...
Writer:  Sam Hellman (screen play), Lamar Trotti (screen play), Gladys Lehman (screen play), William Faulkner (story), George S. King (based on a novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Cause for Alarm! | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Cause for Alarm!  74 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Tay Garnett]  [23 Aug 1951]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Barry Sullivan, Bruce Cowling, Loretta Young, Margalo Gillmore
Plot:  An invalid husband wrongly believes his wife and doctor are conspiring to kill him and outlines that suspicion in a letter, which causes a serious concern when he ends up dying anyway.
Writer:  Mel Dinelli (screenplay), Tom Lewis (screenplay), Lawrence B. Marcus (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court  106 min,  [Comedy, Family, Fantasy]  [Tay Garnett]  [22 Apr 1949]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 57%, External Reviews
Actors:  Bing Crosby, Cedric Hardwicke, Rhonda Fleming, William Bendix
Plot:  A singing mechanic from 1912 finds himself in Arthurian Britain.
Writer:  Mark Twain (novel), Edmund Beloin, Johnny Burke (lyricist)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
One Minute to Zero | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  One Minute to Zero  105 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, War]  [Tay Garnett]  [01 Aug 1952]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ann Blyth, Charles McGraw, Robert Mitchum, William Talman
Plot:  During the early days of the Korean War, U.S. Army colonel Steve Janowski is one of the military advisers training the South Korean army and he's tasked with evacuating American civilians from the war zone.
Writer:  Milton Krims, William Wister Haines
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Fireball | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  The Fireball  84 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Tay Garnett]  [25 Nov 1950]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Beverly Tyler, James Brown, Mickey Rooney, Pat O'Brien
Plot:  Johnny runs away from Father O'Hara's orphanage and becomes a roller skating star with the help of Mary Reeves. He becomes involved with women, including Polly, who only love him because he...
Writer:  Tay Garnett (original story), Horace McCoy (original story), Horace McCoy (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Black Knight | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 52%  The Black Knight  85 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, History]  [Tay Garnett]  [26 Aug 1954]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alan Ladd, André Morell, Harry Andrews, Patricia Medina
Plot:  During King Arthur's time, a sword maker wishes to win Lady Linet's heart but first he must become a noble knight.
Writer:  Alec Coppel (original screenplay), Dennis O'Keefe (additional dialogue), Bryan Forbes (additional dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Racket | Movie Details for Director John Cromwell, Mel Ferrer, Tay Garnett, Nicholas Ray, Sherman Todd | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 50%  The Racket  88 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [John Cromwell, Mel Ferrer, Tay Garnett, Nicholas Ray, Sherman Todd]  [N/A]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 33%, External Reviews
Actors:  Lizabeth Scott, Robert Mitchum, Robert Ryan, William Talman
Plot:  The big national crime syndicate has moved into town, partnering up with local crime boss Nick Scanlon. There are only two problems: First, Nick is the violent type, preferring to do things...
Writer:  William Wister Haines (screenplay), W.R. Burnett (screenplay), Bartlett Cormack (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Delta Factor | Movie Details for Director Tay Garnett | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 39%  The Delta Factor  91 min,  R,  [Adventure, Crime, Drama]  [Tay Garnett]  [01 Jan 1976]
Ratings:  IMDB 3.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Christopher George, Diane McBain, Ralph Taeger, Yvette Mimieux
Plot:  Kim Stacy and Morgan are two CIA Agents on a secret mission to rescue a scientist imprisoned by terrorists on a remote island.
Writer:  Tay Garnett (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB

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