Anthology: Cary Grant

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1.
Holiday (1938)
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A young man falls in love with a girl from a rich family. His unorthodox plan to go on holiday for the early years of his life is met with skepticism by everyone except for his fiancée's eccentric sister and long-suffering brother. (95 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
“ Cary Grant Box Set ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
2.
Only Angels Have Wings (1939)
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At a remote South American trading port, the manager of an air freight company is forced to risk his pilots' lives in order to win an important contract. (121 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
“ Cary Grant Box Set ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
3.
The Talk of the Town (1942)
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An escaped prisoner and a stuffy law professor vie for the hand of a spirited schoolteacher. (118 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
“ Cary Grant Box Set ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
4.
His Girl Friday (1940)
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A newspaper editor uses every trick in the book to keep his ace reporter ex-wife from remarrying. (92 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
“ Cary Grant Box Set ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
5.
The Awful Truth (1937)
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Unfounded suspicions lead a married couple to begin divorce proceedings, whereupon they start undermining each other's attempts to find new romance. (91 mins.)
Director: Leo McCarey
“ Cary Grant Box Set ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
6.
Thirty Day Princess (1934)
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A European princess arrives in New York City to secure a much-needed loan for her country. She contracts the mumps, and an actress who looks exactly like her is hired to impersonate her. (74 mins.)
Director: Marion Gering
“ Cary Grant Screen Legend Collection ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
7.
Kiss and Make-Up (1934)
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Dr. Maurice Lamar is a noted plastic-surgeon who makes his rich clients beautiful, and also makes them... (78 mins.)
Director: Harlan Thompson
“ Cary Grant Screen Legend Collection ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
8.
Big Brown Eyes (1936)
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Sassy manicurist Eve Fallon is recruited as an even more brassy reporter and she helps police detective boyfriend Danny Barr break a jewel theft ring and solve the murder of a baby. (77 mins.)
Director: Raoul Walsh
“ Cary Grant Screen Legend Collection ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
9.
Wedding Present (1936)
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When Charlie Mason is promoted from irresponsible reporter to hard-nosed city editor, it costs him his girlfriend, ace reporter Rusty Fleming. After he hears she's engaged to another, he quits and tries to win her back. (81 mins.)
Director: Richard Wallace
“ Cary Grant Screen Legend Collection ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
10.
Wings in the Dark (1935)
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In his dedicated pursuit of technology that will aid pilots to safely "fly blind" during adverse conditions, aerial innovator Ken Gordon is literally blinded in an accident, but this setback doesn't deter him from his goal. (75 mins.)
Director: James Flood
“ Cary Grant Screen Legend Collection ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
11.
The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer (1947)
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A high school girl falls for a playboy artist, with screwball results. (95 mins.)
Director: Irving Reis
“ Another Cary Grant and Myrna Loy coupling ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
12.
Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House (1948)
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A man and his wife decide they can afford to have a house in the country built to their specifications. It's a lot more trouble than they think. (94 mins.)
Director: H.C. Potter
“ Another Cary Grant and Myrna Loy coupling ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
13.
I'm No Angel (1933)
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Circus performer Tira seeks a better life pursuing the company of wealthy New York men with improbable comic complications along the way. (87 mins.)
Director: Wesley Ruggles
“ In the Mae West Glamour Collection ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
14.
She Done Him Wrong (1933)
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In the Gay Nineties, a seductive nightclub singer contends with several suitors, including a jealous escaped convict and a handsome temperance league member. (66 mins.)
Director: Lowell Sherman
“ Another Cary Grant and Mae West coupling ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
15.
Sylvia Scarlett (1935)
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Escaping to England from a French embezzlement charge, widower Henry Scarlett is accompanied by daughter Sylvia who... (95 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
“ In the Katharine Hepburn 100th anniversary collection ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
16.
Bringing Up Baby (1938)
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While trying to secure a $1 million donation for his museum, a befuddled paleontologist is pursued by a flighty and often irritating heiress and her pet leopard, Baby. (102 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
“ Another Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn coupling ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
17.
The Philadelphia Story (1940)
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When a rich woman's ex-husband and a tabloid-type reporter turn up just before her planned remarriage, she begins to learn the truth about herself. (112 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
“ Another Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn coupling ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
18.
An Affair to Remember (1957)
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A couple falls in love and agrees to meet in six months at the Empire State Building - but will it happen? (115 mins.)
Director: Leo McCarey
“ In a Studio Classics quartet collection
Cary Grant and Deborah Kerr coupling ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
19.
Dream Wife (1953)
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A business tycoon decides to wed a Middle Eastern princess whose customs dictate the pair must live apart for several months before marrying; even more complications settle in when the tycoon's ex-fiancée is assigned to chaperone the pair. (100 mins.)
Director: Sidney Sheldon
“ Another Cary Grant and Deborah Kerr coupling ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
20.
That Touch of Mink (1962)
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A rich businessman and a young woman are attracted to each other, but he only wants an affair while she wants to save her virginity for marriage. (99 mins.)
Director: Delbert Mann
“ Cary Grant Collection ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
21.
Father Goose (1964)
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During World War II, a man persuaded to live on an isolated island and spot aircraft finds himself responsible for a teacher and several students, all female. (118 mins.)
Director: Ralph Nelson
“ Cary Grant Collection ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
22.
Indiscreet (1958)
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An actress who has given up on love meets a suave banker and begins a flirtation with him...even though he's already married. (100 mins.)
Director: Stanley Donen
“ Cary Grant Collection ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
23.
Operation Petticoat (1959)
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During World War II, a commander finds himself stuck with a decrepit (and pink) submarine, a con man executive officer, and a group of army nurses. (124 mins.)
Director: Blake Edwards
“ Cary Grant Collection ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
24.
I Was a Male War Bride (1949)
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After marrying an American lieutenant with whom he was assigned to work in post-war Germany, a French captain attempts to find a way to accompany her back to the States under the terms of the War Bride Act. (105 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
“ Another military venture. ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
25.
Kiss Them for Me (1957)
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In 1944, three Navy pilots stationed in Hawaii and a P.R. officer go on a 4-day leave to San Francisco where they party with a good crowd in the executive suite of a busy hotel. (105 mins.)
Director: Stanley Donen
“ Another military venture. ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
26.
North by Northwest (1959)
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A hapless New York advertising executive is mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies, and is pursued across the country while he looks for a way to survive. (136 mins.)
“ Alfred Hitchcock's ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
27.
Notorious (1946)
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A woman is asked to spy on a group of Nazi friends in South America. How far will she have to go to ingratiate herself with them? (101 mins.)
“ Alfred Hitchcock's ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
28.
To Catch a Thief (1955)
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When a reformed jewel thief is suspected of returning to his former occupation, he must ferret out the real thief in order to prove his innocence. (106 mins.)
“ Alfred Hitchcock's ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
29.
Charade (1963)
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Romance and suspense ensue in Paris as a woman is pursued by several men who want a fortune her murdered husband had stolen. Who can she trust? (113 mins.)
Director: Stanley Donen
“ Alfred Hitchcockian ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
30.
Topper (1937)
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A fun-loving couple, finding that they died and are now ghosts, decide to shake up the stuffy lifestyle of a friend of theirs. (97 mins.)
 
31.
My Favorite Wife (1940)
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Missing for seven years and presumed dead, a woman returns home on the day of her husband's second marriage. (88 mins.)
Director: Garson Kanin
 
32.
The Howards of Virginia (1940)
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During the American War of Independence, aristocratic Virginian Jane Peyton marries unsophisticated rustic surveyor Matt Howard who takes her to his Shenandoah Valley plantation and later goes to war. (116 mins.)
Director: Frank Lloyd
 
33.
Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)
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A drama critic learns on his wedding day that his beloved maiden aunts are homicidal maniacs, and that insanity runs in his family. (118 mins.)
Director: Frank Capra
 
34.
Night and Day (1946)
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A fictionalized biopic of composer Cole Porter from his days at Yale in the 1910s through the height of his success to the 1940s. (128 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
35.
The Bishop's Wife (1947)
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An angel in human form enters the life of a bishop in order to help him build a new cathedral and repair his fractured marriage. (109 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
 
36.
People Will Talk (1951)
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Dr. Noah Praetorius falls in love with Debra, a student who finds out that she is pregnant by her old boyfriend. (110 mins.)
 
37.
Monkey Business (1952)
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A chemist finds his personal and professional life turned upside down when one of his chimpanzees finds the fountain of youth. (97 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
38.
Houseboat (1958)
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A widower, his three young children, and a bombshell nanny get to know each other better when circumstances have them living together aboard a badly neglected houseboat. (110 mins.)
 
39.
Walk Don't Run (1966)
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During the housing shortage of the Summer Olympic Games in 1964, two men and a woman share a small apartment in Tokyo, and the older man soon starts playing Cupid to the younger pair. (114 mins.)
Director: Charles Walters
 
40.
The Amazing Adventure (1936)
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A bored millionaire wagers his doctor that he can support himself at a working class job for year without touching his inheritance. (80 mins.)
Director: Alfred Zeisler
“ Silver Screen Series double feature ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
41.
Penny Serenade (1941)
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A couple's big dreams give way to a life full of unexpected sadness and unexpected joy. (119 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
“ Silver Screen Series double feature ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
42.
Hot Saturday (1932)
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A pretty but virtuous small-town bank clerk is the victim of a vicious rumor from an unsuccessful suitor that she spent the night with a notorious womanizer. (73 mins.)
Director: William Seiter
“ Pre-Code Hollywood ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
43.
Merrily We Go to Hell (1932)
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A drunken newspaperman is rescued from his alcoholic haze by an heiress whose love sobers him up and encourages him to write a play, but he lapses back into dipsomania. (78 mins.)
Director: Dorothy Arzner
“ Pre-Code Hollywood ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
44.
Blonde Venus (1932)
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A cabaret singer takes up with a millionaire to pay for her gravely ill husband's operation. (93 mins.)
“ In the Marlene Dietrich Glamour Collection. ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
45.
Every Girl Should Be Married (1948)
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A willful woman concocts an elaborate scheme to trap a handsome pediatrician into marriage. (85 mins.)
Director: Don Hartman
 
46.
Room for One More (1952)
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A fairly well-to-do family takes in two troubled orphans. (98 mins.)
Director: Norman Taurog
 
47.
Crisis (1950)
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While on vacation in a Latin American country, an American neurosurgeon and his wife become tangled in a revolutionary uprising against a tyrannical dictator. (95 mins.)
Director: Richard Brooks
 
48.
None But the Lonely Heart (1944)
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When an itinerant reluctantly returns home to help his sickly mother run her shop, they are both tempted to turn to crime to help make ends meet. (113 mins.)
Director: Clifford Odets