31 Days of Golden Globes - 06/12

31 Golden Globe Nominated Movies for June 2012
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1.
About a Boy (2002)
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A cynical, immature young man is taught how to act like a grown-up by a little boy. (101 mins.)
 
2.
Strictly Ballroom (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A maverick dancer risks his career by performing an unusual routine and sets out to succeed with a new partner. (94 mins.)
Director: Baz Luhrmann
 
3.
Othello (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A general's marriage is destroyed when a vengeful lieutenant convinces him that his new wife has been unfaithful. (165 mins.)
Director: Stuart Burge
 
4.
Malèna (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A woman provokes sensual awakenings in a group of adolescent boys. (109 mins.)
 
5.
The Best Man (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The two front runners for their party's Presidential nomination, one principled and the other ruthless, vie for the ex-President's endorsement. (102 mins.)
 
6.
You're a Big Boy Now (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Post-teen virgin moves to New York City, falls for a cold-hearted beauty, then finds true love with a loyal lass. (96 mins.)
 
7.
Lonelyhearts (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Eager to land a journalistic position, Adam White goes to work as an advice-giving newspaper columnist... (100 mins.)
 
8.
The Old Man and the Sea (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
An old Cuban fisherman's dry spell is broken when he hooks a gigantic fish that drags him out to sea. Based on Ernest Hemingway's story. (86 mins.)
Director: John Sturges
 
9.
Edward, My Son (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Arnold Boult is determined to make his son a success at all costs. He commits arson, causes two suicides... (112 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
 
10.
The Dark at the Top of the Stairs (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
In Oklahoma in the 1920s, Ruben Flood loses his job as a traveling salesman, when the company goes bankrupt... (124 mins.)
Director: Delbert Mann
 
11.
Intruder in the Dust (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
In 1940s Mississippi two teenage boys and an elderly woman combine forces to prevent a miscarriage of justice and clear a black man of a murder charge. (87 mins.)
Director: Clarence Brown
 
12.
The Mating Season (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Ellen McNulty loses her hamburger joint and goes to see her son, who marries a socialite at the same time. Due to her modest background and a case of mistaken identity, Ellen poses as the newlyweds' cook. (101 mins.)
Director: Mitchell Leisen
 
13.
Memoirs of a Geisha (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Nitta Sayuri reveals how she transcended her fishing-village roots and became one of Japan's most celebrated geisha. (145 mins.)
Director: Rob Marshall
 
14.
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A marine and a nun form an unlikely friendship. The marine is shipwrecked on a Pacific island and the nun has been left behind there; they find comfort in one another as the two wait out the war. (108 mins.)
Director: John Huston
 
15.
The Children of Sanchez (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The Sanchez clan has seen the worst of times living in impoverished Mexico but they have survived by sticking together... (126 mins.)
Director: Hall Bartlett
 
16.
The Magnificent Yankee (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Biography of celebrated American jurist Oliver Wendell Holmes. (89 mins.)
Director: John Sturges
 
17.
My Cousin Rachel (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A young man plots revenge against the woman he believes murdered his cousin, but his plans are shaken when he comes face to face with the enigmatic beauty. (98 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
 
18.
The Onion Field (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Greg Powell is a disturbed ex-con who recruits Jimmy Smith (aka Jimmy Youngblood), a petty thief, as his partner in crime... (122 mins.)
Director: Harold Becker
 
19.
The Chalk Garden (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A grandmother seeks a governess for her 16 year old granddaughter, Laurel, who manages to drive away each and every one so far by exposing their past... (106 mins.)
Director: Ronald Neame
 
20.
Some Came Running (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
In the post-war, the alcoholic and bitter veteran military and former writer Dave Hirsch returns from Chicago to his hometown Parkman... (137 mins.)
 
21.
Captain Newman, M.D. (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In 1944, an Army doctor is in charge of a neuropsychiatric ward at an Army Air Corps hospital in Arizona and he must deal with a variety of tough cases. (126 mins.)
Director: David Miller
 
22.
The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
An aging actress travels to Rome with her husband; after he suddenly dies during the flight, she begins a passionate affair with a young gigolo. (103 mins.)
Director: José Quintero
 
23.
Bright Victory (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
After he gets blinded by a German sniper's bullet in 1943, Sergeant Larry Nevins begins the long and painful road to recovery. (96 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
 
24.
Where Love Has Gone (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A divorced couple's teen-age daughter stands trial for stabbing her mother's latest lover. (111 mins.)
Director: Edward Dmytryk
 
25.
Love with the Proper Stranger (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Angie Rossini is an innocent (Italian Catholic) Macy's salesgirl, who discovers she's pregnant from a fling with Rocky... (102 mins.)
Director: Robert Mulligan
 
26.
The Hasty Heart (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
It's 1945, Burma, the day the war is over! For many this means they've survived and will be going home... (102 mins.)
Director: Vincent Sherman
 
27.
Come to the Stable (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Two nuns from a French convent arrive in a small New England town with a plan to build a children's hospital... (94 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
 
28.
Twilight of Honor (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A murder case that can't be won is assigned to a young defense attorney. He asks his old ailing friend, a legend among attorneys, for help on the case as his consultant. (104 mins.)
Director: Boris Sagal
 
29.
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
When deaf mute Singer moves to a small city to be near his only friend confined in a hospital, he grows attached to his landlady's sensitive 16-year-old daughter. (123 mins.)
 
30.
A Hatful of Rain (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A Korean War veteran's morphine addiction wreaks havoc upon his family. (109 mins.)
Director: Fred Zinnemann
 
31.
The Fixer (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In Czarist Russia, around 1911, a Russian-Jewish handyman, Yakov Bok, is wrongly imprisoned for a most unlikely crime. (132 mins.)