Stolen Holiday (1937) — 80 min - Drama, Romance - 6 February 1937 Your rating: Confidence trickster Stefan Orloff (Claude Rains) sets out to swindle French high society. He recruits Parisian dress model Nicole Picot (Kay Francis) to help him fool potential investors by wearing an expensive dress when accompanying him to lavish gatherings. Their successful scheme rakes in a fortune. But when a suave diplomat (Ian Hunter) steals Nicole's heart, her partner in crime struggles to balance his lies before they tumble like a house of cards. Director: Michael Curtiz Stars: Kay Francis, Claude Rains, Ian Hunter, Alison Skipworth,...Read More
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Becky Sharp (1935) — 84 min - Drama, Romance - 28 June 1935 Your rating: The first feature length film to use three-strip Technicolor film. Adapted from a play that was adapted from William Makepeace Thackeray's book "Vanity Fair", the film looks at the English class system during the Napoleonic Wars era. Director: Rouben Mamoulian Stars: Miriam Hopkins, Frances Dee, Cedric Hardwicke, Billie Burke, Alison Skipworth, Nigel Bruce, Alan Mowbray Photos No images were imported for this movie. Storyline The first feature length film to use three-strip Technicolor film. Adapted from a play that was adapted from William Makepeace Thackeray's...Read More
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Dangerous (1935) — 79 min - Drama - 25 December 1935 Your rating: Dan Bellows finds former stage star Joyce Heath a penniless drunk and takes her to his Connecticut home for rehabilitation. Unaware that she is married to Gordon, he asks his fiancée Gail to free him and offers to sponsor Joyce in a play. When Gordon refuses to give Joyce a divorce, she runs the car into a tree crippling him for life. Joyce urges Dan return to Gail, opens her play, and begs Gordon for forgiveness. Director: Alfred E. Green Stars: Bette Davis, Franchot Tone, Margaret Lindsay,...Read More
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