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A Yank at Oxford

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A Yank at Oxford (1938) is a British film directed by Jack Conway from a screenplay by John Monk Saunders and Leon Gordon. [1]

67 relations: A Chump at Oxford, A Yank at Eton, Alexander Korda, Alexander Walker (critic), Angus MacPhail, Bumps race, C. V. France, Charles Frend, Cinema of the United States, Claude Gillingwater, David O. Selznick, Denham Film Studios, Doane University, Edmund Gwenn, Edward Rigby, Edward Ward (composer), F. Scott Fitzgerald, Film director, Film producer, Frank Wead, George Oppenheimer, Gone with the Wind (film), Griffith Jones (actor), Harold Rosson, Hubert Bath, Jack Conway (filmmaker), John Monk Saunders, John Paddy Carstairs, John Russell Taylor, Jon Pertwee, Laurel and Hardy, Laurence Olivier, Leading actor, Leon Gordon (playwright), Lionel Barrymore, Lionel Barrymore on stage, screen and radio, List of fictional Oxford colleges, Louis B. Mayer, Malcolm Stuart Boylan, Margaret Booth, Maureen O'Sullivan, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, MGM-British Studios, Michael Balcon, Michael Hogan (screenwriter), Morton Selten, Noel Howlett, Oxford Blues, Oxford University Boat Club, Oxford University Police, ..., Oxford University Rowing Clubs, Robert Coote, Robert Taylor (actor), Roland Pertwee, Ronald Shiner, Rudolph Valentino, Scarlett O'Hara, Sidney Gilliat, The Boat Race, The New York Times, Track and field, Tully Marshall, University of Oxford, Variety (magazine), Vivien Leigh, Walter Kingsford, Waterloo Bridge (1940 film). Expand index (17 more) »

A Chump at Oxford

A Chump at Oxford, directed in 1939 by Alfred J. Goulding and released in 1940 by United Artists, was the penultimate Laurel and Hardy film made at the Hal Roach studios.

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A Yank at Eton

A Yank at Eton is an American comedy/drama film.

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Alexander Korda

Sir Alexander Korda (born Sándor László Kellner, 16 September 1893 – 23 January 1956), BFI Screenonline.

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Alexander Walker (critic)

Alexander Walker (23 March 1930 – 15 July 2003) was a film critic, born in Portadown, Northern Ireland.

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Angus MacPhail

Angus MacPhail (8 April 1903 – 22 April 1962) was an English screenwriter, active from the late 1920s, who is best remembered for his work with Alfred Hitchcock.

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Bumps race

A bumps race is a form of rowing race in which a number of boats chase each other in single file, each crew attempting to catch and "bump" the boat in front without being caught by the boat behind.

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C. V. France

Charles Vernon France (30 June 1868 in Bradford, West Riding of Yorkshire – 13 April 1949 in Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire), usually credited as C. V. France, was a British actor.

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Charles Frend

Charles Frend (21 November 1909, Pulborough, Sussex – 8 January 1977, London) was an English film director.

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Cinema of the United States

The cinema of the United States, often metonymously referred to as Hollywood, has had a profound effect on the film industry in general since the early 20th century.

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Claude Gillingwater

Claude Benton Gillingwater (August 2, 1870 – November 1, 1939) was an American stage and screen actor.

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David O. Selznick

David O. Selznick (May 10, 1902June 22, 1965) was an American film producer, screenwriter and film studio executive.

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Denham Film Studios

Denham Film Studios were a British film production studio operating from 1936 to 1952.

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Doane University

Doane University is a private liberal arts college in Crete, Nebraska.

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Edmund Gwenn

Edmund Gwenn (born Edmund John Kellaway, 26 September 1877– 6 September 1959) was an English actor.

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Edward Rigby

Edward Rigby (5 February 1879 – 5 April 1951) was a British character actor.

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Edward Ward (composer)

Edward Ward (April 3, 1900 – September 26, 1971) was a film composer and music director who was nominated for seven Academy Awards.

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F. Scott Fitzgerald

Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald (September 24, 1896 – December 21, 1940) was an American fiction writer, whose works illustrate the Jazz Age.

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Film director

A film director is a person who directs the making of a film.

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Film producer

A film producer is a person who oversees the production of a film.

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Frank Wead

Frank Wilbur "Spig" Wead (24 October 1895–15 November 1947) was a U.S. Navy aviator who helped promote United States Naval aviation from its inception through World War II.

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George Oppenheimer

George Seligman Oppenheimer (February 7, 1900 in New York City; † August 14, 1977) was an American screenwriter, playwright, and journalist.

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Gone with the Wind (film)

Gone with the Wind is a 1939 American epic historical romance film, adapted from Margaret Mitchell's 1936 novel of the same name.

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Griffith Jones (actor)

Griffith Jones (born Harold Jones; 19 November 1909 – 30 January 2007) was an English film, stage and television actor.

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Harold Rosson

Harold G. "Hal" Rosson, A.S.C. (April 6, 1895 – September 6, 1988) was an American cinematographer who worked during the early and classical Hollywood cinema.

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Hubert Bath

Hubert Charles Bath (6 November 188324 April 1945) was a British film composer, music director, and conductor.

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Jack Conway (filmmaker)

Jack Ryan Conway (July 17, 1887 – October 11, 1952) was an American film director and film producer, as well as an actor of many films in the first half of the 20th century.

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John Monk Saunders

John Monk Saunders (November 22, 1897 – March 11, 1940) was an American novelist, screenwriter, and film director.

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John Paddy Carstairs

John Paddy Carstairs (born John Keys, 11 May 1910 in London – 12 December 1970 in London) was a prolific British film director (1933–62) and television director (1962–64), usually of light-hearted subject matter.

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John Russell Taylor

John Russell Taylor (born 19 June 1935) is an English critic and author.

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Jon Pertwee

John Devon Roland Pertwee (7 July 1919 – 20 May 1996), known professionally as Jon Pertwee, was an English actor, comedian, entertainer and cabaret performer.

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Laurel and Hardy

Laurel and Hardy were a comedy double act during the early Classical Hollywood era of American cinema.

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Laurence Olivier

Laurence Kerr Olivier, Baron Olivier, (22 May 1907 – 11 July 1989) was an English actor and director who, along with his contemporaries Ralph Richardson and John Gielgud, dominated the British stage of the mid-20th century.

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Leading actor

A leading actor, leading actress, star, or simply lead, plays the role of the protagonist of a film, television show or play.

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Leon Gordon (playwright)

Leon Gordon (1894 - January 4, 1960) was an English-born playwright, actor and director best known for writing White Cargo.

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Lionel Barrymore

Lionel Barrymore (born Lionel Herbert Blythe; April 28, 1878 – November 15, 1954) was an American actor of stage, screen and radio as well as a film director.

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Lionel Barrymore on stage, screen and radio

Lionel Barrymore (born Lionel Herbert Blythe; 1878–1954) was an American actor of stage, screen and radio.

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List of fictional Oxford colleges

Fictional colleges are found in many modern novels, films, and other works of fiction, probably because they allow the author greater licence for invention and a reduced risk of being accused of libel or slander, as might happen if the author depicted unsavory events as occurring at a real-life institution.

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Louis B. Mayer

Louis Burt Mayer (born Lazar Meir; July 12, 1884 – October 29, 1957; Лазарь Меир) was an American film producer and co-founder of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer studios (MGM) in 1924.

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Malcolm Stuart Boylan

Malcolm Stuart Boylan (April 13, 1897 – April 3, 1967) was an American screenwriter, writer, and founder of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary.

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Margaret Booth

Margaret Booth (January 16, 1898 – October 28, 2002) was an American film editor.

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Maureen O'Sullivan

Maureen Paula O'Sullivan (17 May 1911 – 23 June 1998) was an Irish actress best known for playing Jane in the Tarzan series of films starring Johnny Weissmuller.

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Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (initialized as MGM or hyphenated as M-G-M, also known as Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer or simply Metro, and for a former interval known as Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists, or MGM/UA) is an American media company, involved primarily in the production and distribution of feature films and television programs.

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MGM-British Studios

MGM-British was a subsidiary of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) initially established at Denham Film Studios in 1936.

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Michael Balcon

Sir Michael Elias Balcon (19 May 1896 – 17 October 1977) was an English film producer, known for his leadership of Ealing Studios from 1938 to 1955.

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Michael Hogan (screenwriter)

Michael Hogan (1893–1977) was a British screenwriter.

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Morton Selten

Morton Selten (6 January 1860 – 27 July 1939) was a British stage and film actor.

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Noel Howlett

Noel Howlett (22 December 1902 – 26 October 1984) was an English actor, principally remembered as the incompetent headmaster, Morris Cromwell, in the ITV 1970s cult television programme Please Sir!.

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Oxford Blues

Oxford Blues is a 1984 British comedy-drama sports film written and directed by Robert Boris and starring Rob Lowe, Ally Sheedy and Amanda Pays.

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Oxford University Boat Club

Oxford University Boat Club (OUBC) is the rowing club of the University of Oxford, England, located on the River Thames at Oxford.

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Oxford University Police

The Oxford University Police, or Oxford University Constables (popularly known as Bulldogs), was the private police force of the University of Oxford between 1829 and 2003.

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Oxford University Rowing Clubs

Oxford University Rowing Clubs (OURCs) is a federation of the Oxford University Boat Club (OUBC), the Oxford University Women's Boat Club (OUWBC), the Oxford University Lightweight Rowing Club (OULRC), and the Oxford University Women's Lightweight Rowing Club (OUWLRC), as well as all college boat clubs.

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Robert Coote

Robert Coote (4 February 1909 – 26 November 1982) was an English actor.

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Robert Taylor (actor)

Robert Taylor (born Spangler Arlington Brugh; August 5, 1911 – June 8, 1969) was an American film and television actor who was one of the most popular leading men of his time.

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Roland Pertwee

Roland Pertwee (17 May 1885 – 26 April 1963) was an English playwright, film and television screenwriter, director and actor.

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Ronald Shiner

Ronald Alfred Shiner (8 June 1903 in London – 29 June 1966 in London) was a British stand-up comedian and comedy actor whose career encompassed film, West End theatre and music hall.

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Rudolph Valentino

Rodolfo Alfonso Raffaello Pierre Filibert Guglielmi di Valentina d'Antonguella (May 6, 1895 – August 23, 1926), professionally known as Rudolph Valentino, was an Italian actor in America who starred in several well-known silent films including The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, The Sheik, Blood and Sand, The Eagle, and The Son of the Sheik. He was an early pop icon, a sex symbol of the 1920s, who was known as the "Latin lover" or simply as "Valentino".

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Scarlett O'Hara

Katie Scarlett O'Hara is a fictional character and the main protagonist in Margaret Mitchell's 1936 novel Gone with the Wind and in the later film of the same name.

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Sidney Gilliat

Sidney Gilliat (15 February 1908 – 31 May 1994) was an English film director, producer and writer.

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The Boat Race

The Boat Race is an annual rowing race between the Oxford University Boat Club and the Cambridge University Boat Club, rowed between men's and women's open-weight eights on the River Thames in London, England.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.

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Track and field

Track and field is a sport which includes athletic contests established on the skills of running, jumping, and throwing.

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Tully Marshall

Tully Marshall (born William Phillips, April 10, 1864 – March 10, 1943) was an American character actor with nearly a quarter century of theatrical experience previous to his making of his debut film appearance in 1914.

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University of Oxford

The University of Oxford (formally The Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Oxford) is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England.

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Variety (magazine)

Variety is a weekly American entertainment trade magazine and website owned by Penske Media Corporation.

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Vivien Leigh

Vivien Leigh (born Vivian Mary Hartley, and also known as Lady Olivier after 1947; 5 November 19138 July 1967) was an English stage and film actress.

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Walter Kingsford

Walter Kingsford (born Walter Pearce, 20 September 1882 – 7 February 1958) was a British stage, film and television actor.

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Waterloo Bridge (1940 film)

Waterloo Bridge is a 1940 remake of the 1931 American drama film also called Waterloo Bridge, adapted from the 1930 play Waterloo Bridge.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Yank_at_Oxford

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