Search results for "Frank Borzage"


Moonrise (1948) RT 100% / Audience 73%

Danny is being despised by his schoolmates because his father was accused to have killed another man and is condemned to the death penalty.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Dane Clark  •  Gail Russell  •  Ethel Barrymore  •  Allyn Joslyn

7th Heaven (1927)

A dejected Parisian sewer worker feels his prayers have been answered when he falls in love with a street waif.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Janet Gaynor  •  Ben Bard  •  Albert Gran  •  David Butler

Stage Door Canteen (1943) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: Mar 2002

A young soldier on a pass in New York City visits the famed Stage Door Canteen, where famous stars of the theater and films appear and host a recreational center for ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Judith Anderson  •  Tallulah Bankhead  •  Kenny Baker  •  Ralph Bellamy

Street Angel (1928) RT Audience 78%

DVD release: May 2007

A spirited young woman finds herself destitute and on the streets before joining a traveling carnival, where she meets a vagabond painter.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Janet Gaynor  •  Charles Farrell  •  Natalie Kingston  •  Henry Armetta

The Mortal Storm (1940) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jul 1994

The Roth family leads a quiet life in a small village in the German Alps during the early 1930s. When the Nazis come to power, the family is divided and Martin Brietner, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Margaret Sullavan  •  James Stewart  •  Robert Young  •  Frank Morgan

The Spanish Main (1945) RT Audience 51%

DVD release: Nov 2012

Laurent van Horn is the leader of a band of Dutch refugees on a ship seeking freedom in the Carolinas, when the ship is wrecked on the coast of Cartagene. governed by Don Juan ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Paul Henreid  •  Maureen O'Hara  •  Walter Slezak  •  Binnie Barnes

Three Comrades (1938) RT 100% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Apr 1993

A love story centered on the lives of three young German soldiers in the years following World War I. Their close friendship is strengthened by their shared love for the same ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Robert Taylor  •  Margaret Sullavan  •  Franchot Tone  •  Robert Young

The Big Fisherman (1959) RT Audience 38%

Drama that focuses on the later life of Peter, one of the closest disciples of Jesus.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Howard Keel  •  Susan Kohner  •  John Saxon  •  Martha Hyer

Bad Girl (1931) RT Audience 42%

DVD release: Dec 2008

A man and woman, skeptical about romance, nonetheless fall in love and are wed, but their lack of confidence in the opposite sex haunts their marriage.  (more)

GENRES: Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  James Dunn  •  Sally Eilers  •  Minna Gombell  •  Frank Austin

Flirtation Walk (1934) RT 100% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Jul 1993

A Musical-romance with Dick Powell as a private stationed in Hawaii who gets involved with Ruby Keeler, the general's engaged daughter. In order to avoid a scandal, the pair ...  (more)

GENRES: Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Dick Powell  •  Ruby Keeler  •  Ross Alexander  •  John Arledge




Secrets (1933) RT Audience 64%

Mary Pickford's final film, Secrets (1933) was a fitting swan song, offering Pickford's best performance in a talking film, in a bravura role that takes her character from ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Mary Pickford  •  Leslie Howard  •  C. Aubrey Smith  •  Blanche Friderici

Seven Sweethearts (1942) RT Audience 100%

Little Deft Michigan follows the customs of old-world Holland and is known for its Tulip Festival. The owner of the hotel insists that his seven daughters marry in order, from ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Kathryn Grayson  •  Marsha Hunt  •  Cecilia Parker  •  Peggy Moran

The Vanishing Virginian (1942)

Lynchburg Virginia is a present day mecca for the influx of Baptists that study there at the world's largest Christian college and for the immigrating retirees that arrive ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Frank Morgan  •  Kathryn Grayson  •  Spring Byington  •  Natalie Thompson

The Lady (1925)

A young woman marries the wastrel son of a British aristocrat. Her husband, who has been disinherited by his father, loses what little money he has left gambling in casinos ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Brandon Hurst  •  Norma Talmadge  •  Wallace MacDonald  •  Alfred J. Goulding

His Butler's Sister (1943) RT Audience 62%

DVD release: Feb 1996

Aspiring singer Ann Carter (Deanna Durbin) visits her stepbrother (Pat O'Brien) in New York, hoping to make it on Broadway.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Deanna Durbin  •  Franchot Tone  •  Akim Tamiroff  •  Pat O'Brien

Magnificent Doll (1946) RT Audience 13%

DVD release: Aug 2014

1946 biopic with Ginger Rogers and David Niven, about the 19th-century American first lady Dorthea "Dolly" Payne Madison. In a flashback in 1814, while packing her belongings ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Ginger Rogers  •  David Niven  •  Burgess Meredith  •  Grandon Rhodes

Flight Command (1940)

A rookie flyer, Ens. Alan Drake, joins the famous Hellcats Squadron right out of flight school in Pensacola. He doesn't make a great first impression when he is forced to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Robert Taylor  •  Ruth Hussey  •  Walter Pidgeon  •  Paul Kelly

Living on Velvet (1935)

A lay-about falls for his best friend's fiancee. The two of them run away from a life of privilege to one of middle-class normalcy. When an influx of money enters their life, ...  (more)

GENRES: Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Kay Francis  •  Warren William  •  George Brent  •  Helen Lowell

Shipmates Forever (1935) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Jun 2009

An admiral's (Lewis Stone) rebellious son (Dick Powell) shapes up and sings for a dancer (Ruby Keeler) at Annapolis.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Dick Powell  •  Ruby Keeler  •  Lewis Stone  •  Ross Alexander

Stranded (1935)

A 1935 melodrama, set in San Francisco, starring Kay Francis as a travelers' aid worker who becomes involved with her clients' personal lives.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Kay Francis  •  George Brent  •  Patricia Ellis  •  Barton MacLane