Highest Rated Feature Film Titles Released No Later Than 31 December 1950 With Burgess Meredith

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1. Of Mice and Men (1939)

Approved | 106 min | Drama

7.8
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Two itinerant migrant workers, one mentally disabled and the other his carer, take jobs as ranch hands during the Great Depression to fulfill their shared dream of owning their own ranch.

Director: Lewis Milestone | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Burgess Meredith, Betty Field, Charles Bickford

Votes: 4,885

2. Story of G.I. Joe (1945)

Approved | 108 min | Biography, Drama, War

7.4
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During WW2, Pulitzer prize winner and war correspondent Ernie Pyle joins the army and writes articles about his comrades in his daily columns.

Director: William A. Wellman | Stars: Burgess Meredith, Robert Mitchum, Freddie Steele, Wally Cassell

Votes: 2,628

3. San Francisco Docks (1940)

Approved | 66 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.3
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Barmaid in seedy docks does better detective work than the police to get her beau off a murder accusation, helped by a good priest who proves to be a good fighter for the truth.

Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Burgess Meredith, Irene Hervey, Barry Fitzgerald, Raymond Walburn

Votes: 13

4. A Walk in the Sun (1945)

Approved | 117 min | Drama, War

7.2
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During WWII, a platoon of American soldiers trudge through the Italian countryside in search of a bridge they have been ordered to blow up, encountering danger and destruction along the way.

Director: Lewis Milestone | Stars: Dana Andrews, Richard Conte, George Tyne, John Ireland

Votes: 3,047

5. The Forgotten Village (1941)

Approved | 67 min | Documentary, Drama

7.2
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Documentary examining the conflicts between the coming of modernization and the traditional culture of a small Mexican village.

Directors: Herbert Kline, Alexander Hammid | Star: Burgess Meredith

Votes: 64

6. A Welcome to Britain (1943)

60 min | Documentary

7.1
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A film presented by the British War Office for newly arrived World War 2 American soldiers, informing them of British ways.

Directors: Anthony Asquith, Burgess Meredith | Stars: Ronald Forbes Adam, Felix Aylmer, Jacob L. Devers, Ira C. Eaker

Votes: 58

7. Mine Own Executioner (1947)

108 min | Drama, Thriller

6.9
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Pretty Molly Lucian enlists the reluctant aid of psychologist Felix Milne in treating her potentially homicidal husband Adam, who refuses to see a "real" psychiatrist. Traumatized in a ... See full summary »

Director: Anthony Kimmins | Stars: Burgess Meredith, Dulcie Gray, Michael Shepley, Christine Norden

Votes: 310

8. That Uncertain Feeling (1941)

Passed | 84 min | Comedy

6.8
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A psychoanalyst causes a woman to doubt her happy marriage.

Director: Ernst Lubitsch | Stars: Merle Oberon, Melvyn Douglas, Burgess Meredith, Alan Mowbray

Votes: 1,897

9. Castle on the Hudson (1940)

Approved | 77 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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Mobster Tommy Gordon isn't worried about being sentenced to Sing Sing prison because his political pals have promised him a quick parole. A troublesome prisoner, he finally concedes that ... See full summary »

Director: Anatole Litvak | Stars: John Garfield, Ann Sheridan, Pat O'Brien, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 480

10. The Diary of a Chambermaid (1946)

Approved | 86 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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Celestine, the chamber-maid, has a new job in the country, at the Lanlaires. She has decided to use her beauty to seduce a wealthy man, but Mr. Lanlaire is not a right choice: the house is ... See full summary »

Director: Jean Renoir | Stars: Paulette Goddard, Burgess Meredith, Hurd Hatfield, Francis Lederer

Votes: 1,056

11. Tunisian Victory (1944)

Not Rated | 75 min | Documentary, War

6.7
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Documentary made by the U.S. Army Signal Corps.

Directors: Frank Capra, Hugh Stewart, John Huston | Stars: Leo Genn, Burgess Meredith, Bernard Miles, Jacques Duchesne

Votes: 363

12. Idiot's Delight (1939)

Approved | 107 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

6.6
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A group of disparate travelers are caught and thrown together in a posh Alpine hotel when the borders are closed at the beginning of World War II.

Director: Clarence Brown | Stars: Norma Shearer, Clark Gable, Edward Arnold, Charles Coburn

Votes: 1,122

13. Tom, Dick and Harry (1941)

Approved | 87 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

6.6
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Working girl Janie is proposed to by a conservative car salesman, a bohemian auto mechanic, and a millionaire playboy and must make a choice.

Director: Garson Kanin | Stars: Ginger Rogers, George Murphy, Alan Marshal, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 893

14. The Scoundrel (1935)

Approved | 76 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.6
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A ruthless, cynical, hated publisher is killed in a plane crash, doomed to be a "restless" spirit for being unloved. A heavenly power gives him a month on Earth to find one person to shed a tear for him before his fate is sealed.

Directors: Ben Hecht, Charles MacArthur | Stars: Noël Coward, Julie Haydon, Stanley Ridges, Martha Sleeper

Votes: 215

15. Attack! Battle of New Britain (1944)

Approved | 54 min | War, Documentary

6.6
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Documentary film depicting the attack by Allied forces on the Japanese strong-holds of Arawe Beach and Cape Gloucester, New Britain, in the South Pacific theatre of the Second World War in 1943.

Stars: Leo Genn, Burgess Meredith, Anthony Veiller, Walter Krueger

Votes: 69

16. Street of Chance (1942)

Approved | 74 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery

6.5
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After an accident, a New York man with amnesia finds out the ugly truth about his real identity and past by interacting with people who seem to know him well.

Director: Jack Hively | Stars: Burgess Meredith, Claire Trevor, Louise Platt, Sheldon Leonard

Votes: 261

17. Winterset (1936)

Approved | 77 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.2
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Immigrant radical Bartolomeo Romagna is falsely condemned and executed for a payroll robbery. Years later, his son Mio sets out to find the truth of the crime and to bring to account the ... See full summary »

Director: Alfred Santell | Stars: Burgess Meredith, Margo, Eduardo Ciannelli, John Carradine

Votes: 299

18. The Gay Adventure (1949)

82 min | Comedy

6.1
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Director: Gordon Parry | Stars: Burgess Meredith, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Paula Valenska, Kathleen Harrison

Votes: 16

19. Magnificent Doll (1946)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama, History

6.0
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Ginger Rogers is the daughter of boardinghouse owners in Washington, DC who falls in love with Aaron Burr and James Madison.

Director: Frank Borzage | Stars: Ginger Rogers, David Niven, Burgess Meredith, Peggy Wood

Votes: 252

20. The Man on the Eiffel Tower (1950)

Unrated | 97 min | Mystery, Thriller

5.9
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French police inspector Maigret investigates the murder of a rich Paris widow and ends up chasing the killer up the Eiffel Tower's girders.

Directors: Burgess Meredith, Irving Allen, Charles Laughton | Stars: Charles Laughton, Franchot Tone, Burgess Meredith, Robert Hutton

Votes: 673

21. On Our Merry Way (1948)

Approved | 107 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

5.9
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Three short stories revolving around the topic of the daily question posed by the roving reporter to the readers of a daily newspaper.

Directors: Leslie Fenton, King Vidor, John Huston, George Stevens | Stars: Paulette Goddard, Burgess Meredith, James Stewart, Henry Fonda

Votes: 521

22. Second Chorus (1940)

Passed | 84 min | Comedy, Romance, Musical

5.9
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When perennial college students Danny O'Neill and Hank Taylor are forced to make it on their own, the competitive pair get jobs with Artie Shaw's band and reunite with ex-manager Ellen Miller.

Director: H.C. Potter | Stars: Fred Astaire, Paulette Goddard, Artie Shaw, Charles Butterworth

Votes: 1,142

23. Jigsaw (1949)

Passed | 72 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

5.9
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New York Assistant District Attorney Howard Malloy investigates a series of murders and uncovers an extremist group.

Director: Fletcher Markle | Stars: Franchot Tone, Jean Wallace, Myron McCormick, Marc Lawrence

Votes: 622

24. There Goes the Groom (1937)

Approved | 65 min | Comedy

5.5
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A young man scores seeking Alaskan gold, comes home to claim his bride. When she snubs him, he falls for the younger sister instead.

Director: Joseph Santley | Stars: Ann Sothern, Burgess Meredith, Mary Boland, Onslow Stevens

Votes: 136

25. Spring Madness (1938)

Passed | 67 min | Comedy, Romance

5.1
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In their last semester at Harvard, Sam Thatcher and his roommate, who is nicknamed "The Lippencott", have grand ideas of seeing the remote corners of the world, they having booked passage ... See full summary »

Director: S. Sylvan Simon | Stars: Maureen O'Sullivan, Lew Ayres, Ruth Hussey, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 188

26. Works of Calder (1950)

20 min | Documentary, Biography

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The film begins with a sun materializing out of the emptiness of space. In the first of three sequences we see various images from nature against music: the sky, trees, leaves, a bird, ... See full summary »

Director: Herbert Matter | Stars: Alexander Calder, Burgess Meredith

27. Our Country (1944)

45 min

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Director: John Eldridge | Stars: Burgess Meredith, Stephen Murray, Terry Randall, David Sime



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