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1. Gone with the Wind (1939)

TV-PG | 238 min | Drama, Romance, War

8.2
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A manipulative Southern belle carries on a turbulent affair with a blockade runner during the American Civil War.

Writers: Margaret Mitchell, Sidney Howard | Directors: Victor Fleming, George Cukor, Sam Wood | Stars: Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Thomas Mitchell, Barbara O'Neil

Votes: 167,342

2. The Petrified Forest (1936)

Not Rated | 82 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.7
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A waitress, a hobo and a bank robber get mixed up at a lonely diner in the desert.

Writers: Charles Kenyon, Delmer Daves, Robert E. Sherwood | Director: Archie Mayo | Stars: Leslie Howard, Humphrey Bogart, Bette Davis, Genevieve Tobin

Votes: 8,095

3. Pygmalion (1938)

Not Rated | 89 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.0
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Shaw's play in which a Victorian dialect expert bets that he can teach a lower-class girl to speak proper English and thus be taken for a lady.

Writers: George Bernard Shaw, W.P. Lipscomb, Cecil Lewis | Directors: Anthony Asquith, Leslie Howard | Stars: Leslie Howard, Wendy Hiller, Wilfrid Lawson, Marie Lohr

Votes: 5,060

4. 49th Parallel (1941)

Not Rated | 104 min | Drama, War, Thriller

7.5
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A WW2 U-boat crew is stranded in northern Canada. To avoid internment, they must make their way to the border and get into the still-neutral USA.

Writers: Emeric Pressburger, Rodney Ackland | Director: Michael Powell | Stars: Leslie Howard, Laurence Olivier, Richard George, Eric Portman

Votes: 3,653

5. Of Human Bondage (1934)

Passed | 83 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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A young man finds himself attracted to a cold and unfeeling waitress who may ultimately destroy them both.

Writers: Lester Cohen, W. Somerset Maugham | Director: John Cromwell | Stars: Bette Davis, Leslie Howard, Frances Dee, Kay Johnson

Votes: 3,623

6. In Which We Serve (1942)

Not Rated | 115 min | Drama, War

7.4
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This "story of a ship," the British destroyer HMS Torrin, is told in flash backs by survivors as they cling to a life raft.

Writer: Noel Coward | Directors: Noel Coward, David Lean | Stars: Noel Coward, John Mills, Derek Elphinstone, Michael Wilding

Votes: 3,151

7. The Scarlet Pimpernel (1934)

Approved | 97 min | Adventure, Drama

7.6
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A noblewoman discovers her husband is The Scarlet Pimpernel, a vigilante who rescues aristocrats from the blade of the guillotine.

Writers: Baroness Emmuska Orczy, Lajos Biró, S.N. Behrman, Robert E. Sherwood, Arthur Wimperis | Director: Harold Young | Stars: Leslie Howard, Merle Oberon, Raymond Massey, Nigel Bruce

Votes: 2,531

8. Intermezzo: A Love Story (1939)

Approved | 70 min | Romance, Drama

6.8
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A concert violinist becomes charmed with his daughter's talented piano teacher. When he invites her to go on tour with him, they make beautiful music away from the concert hall as well. He ... See full summary »

Writers: George O'Neil, Gösta Stevens, Gustaf Molander | Director: Gregory Ratoff | Stars: Ingrid Bergman, Leslie Howard, Edna Best, John Halliday

Votes: 1,618

9. A Free Soul (1931)

TV-PG | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.7
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An alcoholic lawyer who successfully defended a notorious gambler on a murder charge objects when his free-spirited daughter becomes romantically involved with him.

Writers: Adela Rogers St. Johns, John Meehan, Becky Gardiner | Director: Clarence Brown | Stars: Norma Shearer, Leslie Howard, Lionel Barrymore, James Gleason

Votes: 1,270

10. It's Love I'm After (1937)

TV-G | 90 min | Comedy

7.9
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Renowned stage actors Basil Underwood and Joyce Arden are partners on and off the stage. An occupational hazard for Basil is that women often fall in love with what they see of him on the ... See full summary »

Writers: Casey Robinson, Maurice Hanline | Director: Archie Mayo | Stars: Leslie Howard, Bette Davis, Olivia de Havilland, Patric Knowles

Votes: 1,090

11. Romeo and Juliet (1936)

Passed | 125 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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Young love is poisoned by a generations long feud between two noble families.

Writers: William Shakespeare, Talbot Jennings | Director: George Cukor | Stars: Norma Shearer, Leslie Howard, John Barrymore, Edna May Oliver

Votes: 1,039

12. Five and Ten (1931)

Passed | 89 min | Drama

8.4
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John owns the largest chain of five and ten cent stores in the country. He moves his family to New York from Kansas City and their life, though grand, is falling apart due to his constant ... See full summary »

Writers: Fannie Hurst, Edith Fitzgerald, A.P. Younger | Director: Robert Z. Leonard | Stars: Marion Davies, Leslie Howard, Richard Bennett, Irene Rich

Votes: 887

13. Spitfire (1942)

Approved | 90 min | Biography, Drama, War

7.1
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By the late 1920's aircraft designer R.J. Mitchell feels he has achieved all he wants with his revolutionary mono-planes winning trophy after trophy. But a holiday in Germany shortly after ... See full summary »

Writers: Henry C. James, Katherine Strueby, Miles Malleson, Anatole de Grunwald | Director: Leslie Howard | Stars: Leslie Howard, David Niven, Rosamund John, Roland Culver

Votes: 841

14. Stand-In (1937)

Passed | 91 min | Comedy, Romance

6.9
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A former child star falls in love with a stuffy accountant, who wants to learn why his firm's movie studio is losing money.

Writers: Clarence Budington Kelland, Gene Towne, C. Graham Baker | Director: Tay Garnett | Stars: Leslie Howard, Humphrey Bogart, Joan Blondell, Alan Mowbray

Votes: 698

15. 'Pimpernel' Smith (1941)

Passed | 120 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.4
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Professor Horatio Smith, while seeming very unassuming, rescues victims of Nazi persecution during World War II.

Writers: Anatole de Grunwald, A.G. Macdonell, Wolfgang Wilhelm, Roland Pertwee | Director: Leslie Howard | Stars: Leslie Howard, Francis L. Sullivan, Allan Jeayes, Peter Gawthorne

Votes: 681

16. Biography (1987– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.0
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The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told.

Creator: Agnes Nixon | Stars: Jack Perkins, Peter Graves, Harry Smith, Roddy McDowall

Votes: 671

17. The Animal Kingdom (1932)

Approved | 85 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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Tom Collier has had a great relationship with Daisy, but when he decides to marry, it is not Daisy whom he asks, it is Cecelia. After the marriage, Tom is bored with the social scene and ... See full summary »

Writers: Horace Jackson, Philip Barry | Directors: Edward H. Griffith, George Cukor | Stars: Ann Harding, Leslie Howard, Myrna Loy, William Gargan

Votes: 527

18. Smilin' Through (1932)

Approved | 98 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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John has lead a solitary life for thirty years since the death of Moonyeen Clare. But now Owens, a close friend, insists that he care for his niece, Kathleen, orphaned when her parents were... See full summary »

Writers: Jane Cowl, James B. Fagan, Jane Murfin, Donald Ogden Stewart, Ernest Vajda, Claudine West | Director: Sidney Franklin | Stars: Norma Shearer, Fredric March, Leslie Howard, O.P. Heggie

Votes: 519

19. Secrets (1933)

90 min | Western

7.7
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In the late 1800s New England, banker William Marlowe and his wife Martha have arranged for their daughter Mary to marry the officious and older Lord Hurley of England. Mary does not want ... See full summary »

Writers: Frances Marion, Salisbury Field, Leonard Praskins, Rudolph Besier, May Edginton | Director: Frank Borzage | Stars: Mary Pickford, Leslie Howard, C. Aubrey Smith, Blanche Friderici

Votes: 348

20. Outward Bound (1930)

Unrated | 83 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.7
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Later remade as "Between Two Worlds."

Writers: Sutton Vane, J. Grubb Alexander | Director: Robert Milton | Stars: Leslie Howard, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Beryl Mercer, Dudley Digges

Votes: 326

21. Berkeley Square (1933)

Unrated | 84 min | Fantasy, Romance

6.6
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A young American man is transported back to London in the time of the American Revolution and meets his ancestors.

Writers: John L. Balderston, Henry James, Sonya Levien | Director: Frank Lloyd | Stars: Leslie Howard, Heather Angel, Valerie Taylor, Irene Browne

Votes: 311

22. Broadway: The American Musical (2004– )

360 min | Documentary, Music

7.9
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A six-part documentary about the Broadway musical

Stars: Julie Andrews, John Lahr, Stephen Sondheim, Philip Furia

Votes: 286

23. British Agent (1934)

Approved | 80 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.2
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It's 1917. In Russia, the Communist revolution is in full swing. Stephen 'Steve' Locke is a British agent in Russia. The main task of Steve is to prevent the Bolsheviks, led by Joseph ... See full summary »

Writers: R.H. Bruce Lockhart, Laird Doyle | Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Leslie Howard, Kay Francis, William Gargan, Phillip Reed

Votes: 262

24. The Gentle Sex (1943)

92 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.1
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This film tells the stories of seven 'gentle' British girls who decide to "do their bit" and help out during World War II.

Writers: Moie Charles, Aimée Stuart, Doris Langley Moore | Directors: Leslie Howard, Maurice Elvey | Stars: Joan Gates, Jean Gillie, Joan Greenwood, Joyce Howard

Votes: 215

25. Captured! (1933)

Unrated | 69 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.6
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Captain Fred Allison has been in a German Prisoner of War Camp for a long time. It has been two years since he last saw Monica, a girl he met, married and bought a house with in six days ... See full summary »

Writers: Philip Gibbs, Edward Chodorov | Director: Roy Del Ruth | Stars: Leslie Howard, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Paul Lukas, Margaret Lindsay

Votes: 186

26. Waiting for Hockney (2008)

80 min | Documentary

6.5
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A young working class Baltimore man spends 10 years on a single portrait, believing it is his means to fame and fortune. But he also believes that only one man can lead him there---the ... See full summary »

Writers: Julie Checkoway, Neal Checkoway, Chris A. Peterson | Director: Julie Checkoway | Stars: Billy Pappas, Larry Link, Cookie Pappas, Bill Schulte

Votes: 117

27. The Lamp Still Burns (1943)

87 min | Drama, Romance

6.1
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A tribute to the important work of female nurses during World War II.

Writers: Elizabeth Baron, Monica Dickens, Charles Nelson, Roland Pertwee | Director: Maurice Elvey | Stars: Rosamund John, Stewart Granger, Godfrey Tearle, Sophie Stewart

Votes: 96

28. Devotion (1931)

Approved | 81 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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The poor, downtrodden (beautiful, of course) "dutiful" daughter in a London society family falls for a barrister, disguises herself, and takes a job as governess to his son. Adapted from ... See full summary »

Writers: Pamela Wynne, Horace Jackson, Graham John | Director: Robert Milton | Stars: Ann Harding, Leslie Howard, Robert Williams, O.P. Heggie

Votes: 91

29. Omnibus (1967–2002)

Documentary, Biography

8.2
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Arts documentary series.

Stars: David Collings, John Gielgud, Kirsty Wark, Eric Morecambe

Votes: 87

30. Never the Twain Shall Meet (1931)

Passed | 79 min | Drama

6.1
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Dan works for Pritchard and Pritchard out of San Francisco and is in love with Maisie, referred to as "the icebox" by his news reporter friend. As one of his ships returns to San Francisco,... See full summary »

Writers: Peter B. Kyne, Edwin Justus Mayer, Ruth Cummings, John Lynch | Director: W.S. Van Dyke | Stars: Leslie Howard, Conchita Montenegro, C. Aubrey Smith, Karen Morley

Votes: 83

31. From the Four Corners (1942)

15 min | Drama, Short

7.8
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Members of three Commonwealth armies, an Aussie, a Canadian, and a New Zealander meet actor Leslie Howard who buys them a beer and makes them understand why they're fighting.

Writers: Leslie Howard, A.G. Macdonald | Director: Anthony Havelock-Allan | Stars: J. Johnston, W. Atkinson, R. Gilbert, Leslie Howard

Votes: 76

32. Reserved for Ladies (1932)

73 min | Comedy, Romance

6.6
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Writers: Lajos Biró, Eliot Crawshay-Williams, Ernest Vajda | Director: Alexander Korda | Stars: Leslie Howard, George Grossmith, Benita Hume, Elizabeth Allan

Votes: 67

33. MGM Parade (1955–1956)

30 min

6.2
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The original concept of the show was to allow the viewer to see the inner workings of a movie studio and featured interviews with MGM stars and explanations of how movies were made. Later, ... See full summary »

Stars: George Murphy, Carey Wilson, Judy Garland, John Nesbitt

Votes: 53

34. Breakdowns of 1936 (1936)

9 min | Short, Comedy

7.7
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Stars: Ross Alexander, Humphrey Bogart, George Brent, Joe E. Brown

Votes: 43

35. Common Heritage (1940)

19 min | Short

7.3
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Writers: Peter Brooke, Henry De Rochefort | Stars: John Hanau, Leslie Howard, Kent Stevenson

Votes: 20

36. The Lady Is Willing (1934)

66 min | Comedy

6.4
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Writers: Guy Bolton, Louis Verneuil | Director: Gilbert Miller | Stars: Leslie Howard, Cedric Hardwicke, Binnie Barnes, Nigel Playfair

Votes: 13

37. Bookworms (1920)

Comedy, Short

6.0
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A suitor dons a disguise to woo a chaperoned girl.

Writer: A.A. Milne | Director: Adrian Brunel | Stars: Leslie Howard, Pauline Johnson, Henrietta Watson, Jeff Barlow

Votes: 12

38. The White Eagle (1942)

27 min | Documentary, Short

5.5
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Writer: Val Gielgud | Director: Eugeniusz Cekalski | Stars: Eugeniusz Cekalski, Zbigniew Grabowski, Leslie Howard, Alvar Liddell

Votes: 6

39. The Heroine of Mons (1914)

Short, Drama, War

6.6
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In France a girl hides an officer and poses as a German soldier to summon help.

Director: Wilfred Noy | Stars: Dorothy Bellew, Leslie Howard, Bert Wynne

Votes: 5

40. The Bump (1920)

Short, Comedy

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A famous explorer is unable to find his way across London.

Writer: A.A. Milne | Director: Adrian Brunel | Stars: C. Aubrey Smith, Faith Celli, Douglas Marshall, Nellie Cooper

41. Hollywood on Parade No. B-13 (1934)

11 min | Short, Comedy, Musical

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Director: Louis Lewyn | Stars: Judith Arlen, Baby LeRoy, Julie Bishop, Clive Brook

42. Five Pounds Reward (1920)

Comedy, Short

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A farmer withholds consent until an earl earns himself £5.

Writer: A.A. Milne | Director: Adrian Brunel | Stars: Leslie Howard, Barbara Hoffe, Sydney Lewis Ransome

43. The British Greats (1980– )

49 min | Biography

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Stars: Barry Norman, Renée Asherson, John Boulting, Paul Brickhill

44. The Lackey and the Lady (1919)

Drama

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A rich banker's eldest daughter marries her servant.

Writers: Thomas Bentley, Tom Gallon | Director: Thomas Bentley | Stars: Odette Goimbault, Leslie Howard, Roy Travers, Alban Atwood

45. Twice Two (1920)

Short, Comedy

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A couple in love contrive to marry off their widowed parents.

Writer: A.A. Milne | Director: Adrian Brunel | Stars: Ivan Samson, Barbara McFarlane, Simeon Stuart, Adeline Hayden Coffin

46. Too Many Cooks (1921)

Short, Comedy

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Writers: Adrian Brunel, Mrs. J.E. Wheelwright | Director: Adrian Brunel | Stars: Phyllis Joyce, Nan Patterson, Arthur Booth, Bert Darley

47. The Temporary Lady (1921)

Short, Comedy

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A maid poses as a boy to befriend a rich man who is really a salesman.

Writers: Adrian Brunel, Mill Wadham | Director: Adrian Brunel | Stars: Annette Benson, Arthur Claremont, Miles Mander, Eileen Munro

48. The Happy Warrior (1917)

Drama, Sport

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A postmistress adopts an heir who becomes a boxer and rejects the title when he finds his friend is a usurper.

Writer: A.S.M. Hutchinson | Director: F. Martin Thornton | Stars: James Knight, Joan Legge, Minna Grey, Harry Lorraine

49. War in the Mediterranean (1943)

Documentary, Short

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Star: Leslie Howard