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I'm No Angel | Movie Details for Director Wesley Ruggles | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  I'm No Angel  87 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical, Romance]  [Wesley Ruggles]  [06 Oct 1933]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 90%, External Reviews
Actors:  Cary Grant, Edward Arnold, Gregory Ratoff, Mae West
Plot:  Circus performer Tira seeks a better life pursuing the company of wealthy New York men with improbable comic complications along the way.
Writer:  Mae West (story), Mae West (screenplay), Mae West (dialogue), Lowell Brentano (suggestions)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
True Confession | Movie Details for Director Wesley Ruggles | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  True Confession  85 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Crime]  [Wesley Ruggles]  [24 Dec 1937]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Carole Lombard, Fred MacMurray, John Barrymore, Una Merkel
Plot:  A lawyer defends his wife, a pathological liar, in a murder trial.
Writer:  Claude Binyon (screenplay), Louis Verneuil (play), Georges Berr (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Monkey's Paw | Movie Details for Director Wesley Ruggles, Ernest B. Schoedsack | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  The Monkey's Paw  58 min,  [Horror]  [Wesley Ruggles, Ernest B. Schoedsack]  [13 Jan 1933]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bramwell Fletcher, C. Aubrey Smith, Ivan F. Simpson, Louise Carter
Plot:  A mother wishes for the return of her dead son--a wish that is granted by the severed paw of a dead monkey.
Writer:  W.W. Jacobs (story), Graham John, Louis N. Parker (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Gilded Lily | Movie Details for Director Wesley Ruggles | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  The Gilded Lily  80 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Wesley Ruggles]  [25 Jan 1935]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  C. Aubrey Smith, Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Ray Milland
Plot:  A stenographer becomes a famed entertainer, courted by an English nobleman and an informal American reporter.
Writer:  Claude Binyon (screenplay), Jack Kirkland (suggested by a story by), Melville Baker (suggested by a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Street Girl | Movie Details for Director Wesley Ruggles | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Street Girl  87 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Musical, Romance]  [Wesley Ruggles]  [21 Aug 1929]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Betty Compson, Jack Oakie, John Harron, Ned Sparks
Plot:  A homeless and destitute violinist joins a combo to bring it success, but has problems with her love life.
Writer:  Jane Murfin (screen play), W. Carey Wonderly (from the story by: "The Viennese Charmer" in Young's Magazine)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Bolero | Movie Details for Director Wesley Ruggles, Mitchell Leisen | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Bolero  85 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Music]  [Wesley Ruggles, Mitchell Leisen]  [23 Feb 1934]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Carole Lombard, Frances Drake, George Raft, Sally Rand
Plot:  This is the story of an egotistical nightclub dance performer named Raoul, his determination to succeed at all costs, and the only woman in his life that truly matters to him, a dancing ...
Writer:  Horace Jackson (screenplay), Carey Wilson (story), Kubec Glasmon (story), Ruth Ridenour (idea)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Arizona | Movie Details for Director Wesley Ruggles | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Arizona  125 min,  APPROVED,  [Western]  [Wesley Ruggles]  [25 Dec 1940]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Jean Arthur, Porter Hall, Warren William, William Holden
Plot:  During the 1860s Tucson, a pioneer woman struggles to succeed in the freight and cattle business while at risk at the hands of corrupt and violent local businessmen and rampaging Indians.
Writer:  Claude Binyon (screen play), Clarence Budington Kelland (based on the story by)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mississippi | Movie Details for Director A. Edward Sutherland, Wesley Ruggles | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Mississippi  73 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical]  [A. Edward Sutherland, Wesley Ruggles]  [22 Mar 1935]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bing Crosby, Joan Bennett, Queenie Smith, W.C. Fields
Plot:  Crosby plays a Philadelpia Quaker engaged to a Southern belle. He becomes a social outcast when he refuses to fight a duel. Fields then hires him to perform on his riverboat, promoting him ...
Writer:  Francis Martin (screen play), Jack Cunningham (screen play), Herbert Fields (adapted by), Claude Binyon (adapted by), Booth Tarkington (from a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
No Man of Her Own | Movie Details for Director Wesley Ruggles | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  No Man of Her Own  85 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Wesley Ruggles]  [30 Dec 1932]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Carole Lombard, Clark Gable, Dorothy Mackaill, Grant Mitchell
Plot:  Con Man on the runs falls for a woman.
Writer:  Maurine Dallas Watkins (screen play), Milton Herbert Gropper (screen play), Edmund Goulding (story), Benjamin Glazer (story), Val Lewton (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Too Many Husbands | Movie Details for Director Wesley Ruggles | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Too Many Husbands  81 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Wesley Ruggles]  [21 Mar 1940]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Fred MacMurray, Harry Davenport, Jean Arthur, Melvyn Douglas
Plot:  Long-missing Bill Cardew returns to find his wife Vicky remarried...and in no hurry to settle for just one husband.
Writer:  Claude Binyon (screen play), W. Somerset Maugham (based upon the play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Bride Comes Home | Movie Details for Director Wesley Ruggles | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  The Bride Comes Home  83 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Wesley Ruggles]  [01 Feb 1936]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Robert Young, William Collier Sr.
Plot:  A penniless socialite is hired by two young men as a front in their plan to start a magazine. Soon, however, they find themselves more interested in her than in their publishing venture.
Writer:  Claude Binyon (screenplay), Elisabeth Sanxay Holding (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
I Met Him in Paris | Movie Details for Director Wesley Ruggles | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  I Met Him in Paris  86 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Wesley Ruggles]  [28 May 1937]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Claudette Colbert, Lee Bowman, Melvyn Douglas, Robert Young
Plot:  Kay Denham, romanced in Paris by friends Gene and George, can't figure out why George disapproves of Gene.
Writer:  Claude Binyon, Helen Meinardi (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Plastic Age | Movie Details for Director Wesley Ruggles | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  The Plastic Age  73 min,  [Comedy, Romance, Sport]  [Wesley Ruggles]  [15 Dec 1925]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Donald Keith, Gilbert Roland, Henry B. Walthall, Mary Alden
Plot:  Hugh Carver is an athletic star and a freshman at Prescott College. He falls in love with Cynthia Day, a popular girl who loves to go to parties. He finds that it is impossible to please ...
Writer:  Frederica Sagor Maas (adaptation), Percy Marks (novel), Eve Unsell (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Somewhere I'll Find You | Movie Details for Director Wesley Ruggles | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  Somewhere I'll Find You  108 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance, War]  [Wesley Ruggles]  [01 Sep 1942]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Clark Gable, Lana Turner, Patricia Dane, Robert Sterling
Plot:  Two brother, rival correspondents, find themselves fighting their conservative editor over stories and each other of over the affections of a pretty blonde journalist.
Writer:  Charles Hoffman (story), Walter Reisch (adaptation), Marguerite Roberts (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
You Belong to Me | Movie Details for Director Wesley Ruggles | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  You Belong to Me  94 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Wesley Ruggles]  [22 Oct 1941]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Barbara Stanwyck, Edgar Buchanan, Henry Fonda, Roger Clark
Plot:  A jealous and insecure newlywed man interferes with his wife's medical work in order to prevent her from seeing attractive male patients.
Writer:  Claude Binyon (screenplay), Dalton Trumbo (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Cimarron | Movie Details for Director Wesley Ruggles | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 56%  Cimarron  123 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Western]  [Wesley Ruggles]  [09 Feb 1931]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 53%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 3 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Estelle Taylor, Irene Dunne, Nance O'Neil, Richard Dix
Plot:  A newspaper editor settles in an Oklahoma boom town with his reluctant wife at the end of the nineteenth century.
Writer:  Edna Ferber (novel), Howard Estabrook (screen version), Howard Estabrook (dialogue)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
London Town | Movie Details for Director Wesley Ruggles | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 55%  London Town  126 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical]  [Wesley Ruggles]  [22 Jul 1953]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Greta Gynt, Kay Kendall, Petula Clark, Sid Field
Plot:  An aging music hall performer returns to London believing he's the star of a new show. When he discovers that he's only slated to be the understudy, his daughter sabotages the revue's star ...
Writer:  Elliot Paul (screenplay), Sig Herzig (screenplay), Val Guest (additional dialogue), Wesley Ruggles (original story)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB

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