Directors Great Actors Series - Volume 6 - James Stewart

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  1. SteveGon

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    Starting off today's batch with one of our most beloved and respected actors...

    An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991 - voice)
    "North and South, Book II" (1986 - TV)
    Right of Way (1983 - TV)
    Afurika monogatari (1981)
    Mr. Krueger's Christmas (1980 - TV)
    The Magic of Lassie (1978)
    The Big Sleep (1978)
    Airport '77 (1977)
    The Shootist (1976)
    "Hawkins" (1973 - TV)
    Hawkins on Murder (1973 - TV)
    Harvey (1972 - TV)
    "The Jimmy Stewart Show" (1971 - TV)
    Fools' Parade (1971)
    The Cheyenne Social Club (1970)
    Bandolero! (1968)
    Firecreek (1968)
    The Rare Breed (1966)
    The Flight of the Phoenix (1965)
    Shenandoah (1965)
    Dear Brigitte (1965)
    Cheyenne Autumn (1964)
    Take Her, She's Mine (1963)
    How the West Was Won (1962)
    Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation (1962)
    The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
    X-15 (1961 - voice)
    Two Rode Together (1961)
    The Mountain Road (1960)
    The FBI Story (1959)
    Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
    Bell Book and Candle (1958)
    Vertigo (1958)
    Night Passage (1957)
    The Spirit of St. Louis (1957)
    The Heart of Show Business (1957)
    The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)
    The Man from Laramie (1955)
    Strategic Air Command (1955)
    The Far Country (1954)
    Rear Window (1954)
    Tomorrow's Drivers (1954)
    The Glenn Miller Story (1953)
    Thunder Bay (1953)
    The Naked Spur (1953)
    Carbine Williams (1952)
    Bend of the River (1952)
    The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)
    No Highway (1951)
    The Jackpot (1950)
    Harvey (1950)
    Broken Arrow (1950)
    Winchester '73 (1950)
    Malaya (1949)
    The Stratton Story (1949)
    You Gotta Stay Happy (1948)
    Rope (1948)
    On Our Merry Way (1948)
    Call Northside 777 (1948)
    Magic Town (1947)
    It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
    American Creed (1946)
    Ziegfeld Girl (1941)
    Pot o' Gold (1941)
    Come Live with Me (1941)
    The Philadelphia Story (1940)
    No Time for Comedy (1940)
    The Mortal Storm (1940)
    The Shop Around the Corner (1940)
    Destry Rides Again (1939)
    Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
    It's a Wonderful World (1939)
    The Ice Follies of 1939 (1939)
    Made for Each Other (1939)
    You Can't Take It with You (1938)
    The Shopworn Angel (1938)
    Vivacious Lady (1938)
    Of Human Hearts (1938)
    Navy Blue and Gold (1937)
    The Last Gangster (1937)
    Seventh Heaven (1937)
    After the Thin Man (1936)
    Born to Dance (1936)
    The Gorgeous Hussy (1936)
    Speed (1936)
    Small Town Girl (1936)
    Important News (1936 - uncredited)
    Wife vs. Secretary (1936)
    Next Time We Love (1936)
    Rose-Marie (1936)
    The Murder Man (1935)
    Art Trouble (1934 - uncredited)


    Rate 'em or rank 'em!
     
  2. SteveGon

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    An American Tail: Fievel Goes West ***
    The Flight of the Phoenix ***1/2
    Shenandoah ***
    Cheyenne Autumn ***
    The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance ****
    Anatomy of a Murder ***
    Vertigo ****
    The Spirit of St. Louis ***1/2
    The Man Who Knew Too Much **1/2
    Rear Window ****
    The Naked Spur ***
    Bend of the River ***
    The Greatest Show on Earth **1/2
    Harvey ***1/2
    Broken Arrow ***1/2
    Winchester '73 ***1/2
    Rope ***
    Call Northside 777 ***
    It's a Wonderful Life ****
    The Philadelphia Story ****
    The Shop Around the Corner ****
    Destry Rides Again ****
    Mr. Smith Goes to Washington ****
    You Can't Take It With You ***1/2
    After the Thin Man ***1/2


    I've actually seen quite a few more, but don't remember them well enough to rate 'em.
     
  3. george kaplan

    george kaplan Executive Producer

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    Own: 14

    Own (or want to):
    Dear Brigitte (1965)
    Take Her, She's Mine (1963)
    Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation (1962)
    The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
    Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
    Bell Book and Candle (1958)
    Vertigo (1958)
    The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)
    Rear Window (1954)
    Harvey (1950)
    Rope (1948)
    Magic Town (1947)
    It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
    The Philadelphia Story (1940)
    The Shop Around the Corner (1940)
    Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
    You Can't Take It with You (1938)
    After the Thin Man (1936)


    No interest in owning:
    "North and South, Book II" (1986 - TV)
    Airport '77 (1977)
    The Shootist (1976)
    How the West Was Won (1962)
    The FBI Story (1959)
    The Spirit of St. Louis (1957)
    The Man from Laramie (1955)
    Strategic Air Command (1955)
    The Glenn Miller Story (1953)
    The Naked Spur (1953)
    The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)
    Broken Arrow (1950)
    Winchester '73 (1950)
    Call Northside 777 (1948)
    The Mortal Storm (1940)
    Destry Rides Again (1939)
    It's a Wonderful World (1939)
    Made for Each Other (1939)
    The Shopworn Angel (1938)
    Rose-Marie (1936)
     
  4. Steve Christou

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    An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991 - voice)*
    Airport '77 (1977) *
    The Shootist (1976) *
    Firecreek (1968)
    The Flight of the Phoenix (1965) *
    Shenandoah (1965) *
    Cheyenne Autumn (1964)
    The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962) *
    The FBI Story (1959)
    Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
    Bell Book and Candle (1958)
    Vertigo (1958) *
    The Spirit of St. Louis (1957) *
    The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956) *
    The Man from Laramie (1955)
    Strategic Air Command (1955)
    The Far Country (1954) *
    Rear Window (1954) *
    The Glenn Miller Story (1953)
    The Naked Spur (1953) *
    Bend of the River (1952) *
    The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) *
    Harvey (1950) *
    Broken Arrow (1950) *
    Winchester '73 (1950) *
    Rope (1948) *
    It's a Wonderful Life (1946) *
    Ziegfeld Girl (1941) *
    The Philadelphia Story (1940) *
    Destry Rides Again (1939) *
    Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) *
    You Can't Take It with You (1938)
    *

    Seen: 32
    Own: 25*

    Favorite James Stewart role:

    George Bailey - It's a Wonderful Life (1946)

    Favorite James Stewart film:

    Rear Window (1954)
     
  5. Kirk Tsai

    Kirk Tsai Screenwriter

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    The Shootist
    The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
    Vertigo
    Rear Window
    Rope
    It's a Wonderful Life
    The Philadelphia Story
    The Shop Around the Corner
    Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
    It's a Wonderful World
    You Can't Take It with You

    Favorite Film: The Shop Around the Corner
    Favorite Role: George Bailey - It's a Wonderful Life
     
  6. Bill McA

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    An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991 - voice)
    "North and South, Book II" (1986 - TV)
    Right of Way (1983 - TV)
    Afurika monogatari (1981)
    Mr. Krueger's Christmas (1980 - TV)
    The Magic of Lassie (1978)
    The Big Sleep (1978)
    Airport '77 (1977)
    The Shootist (1976)

    "Hawkins" (1973 - TV)
    Hawkins on Murder (1973 - TV)
    Harvey (1972 - TV)
    "The Jimmy Stewart Show" (1971 - TV)
    Fools' Parade (1971)
    The Cheyenne Social Club (1970)
    Bandolero! (1968)
    Firecreek (1968)

    The Rare Breed (1966)
    The Flight of the Phoenix (1965)
    Shenandoah (1965)
    Dear Brigitte (1965)
    Cheyenne Autumn (1964)
    Take Her, She's Mine (1963)
    How the West Was Won (1962)
    Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation (1962)
    The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
    X-15 (1961 - voice)

    Two Rode Together (1961)
    The Mountain Road (1960)
    The FBI Story (1959)
    Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
    Bell Book and Candle (1958)
    Vertigo (1958)

    Night Passage (1957)
    The Spirit of St. Louis (1957)
    The Heart of Show Business (1957)
    The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)
    The Man from Laramie (1955)
    Strategic Air Command (1955)
    The Far Country (1954)
    Rear Window (1954)

    Tomorrow's Drivers (1954)
    The Glenn Miller Story (1953)
    Thunder Bay (1953)
    The Naked Spur (1953)
    Carbine Williams (1952)
    Bend of the River (1952)
    The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)

    No Highway (1951)
    The Jackpot (1950)
    Harvey (1950)
    Broken Arrow (1950)
    Winchester '73 (1950)

    Malaya (1949)
    The Stratton Story (1949)
    You Gotta Stay Happy (1948)
    Rope (1948)
    On Our Merry Way (1948)
    Call Northside 777 (1948)
    Magic Town (1947)
    It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
    American Creed (1946)
    Ziegfeld Girl (1941)
    Pot o' Gold (1941)
    Come Live with Me (1941)
    The Philadelphia Story (1940)
    No Time for Comedy (1940)
    The Mortal Storm (1940)
    The Shop Around the Corner (1940)
    Destry Rides Again (1939)
    Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)

    It's a Wonderful World (1939)
    The Ice Follies of 1939 (1939)
    Made for Each Other (1939)
    You Can't Take It with You (1938)
    The Shopworn Angel (1938)

    Vivacious Lady (1938)
    Of Human Hearts (1938)
    Navy Blue and Gold (1937)
    The Last Gangster (1937)
    Seventh Heaven (1937)
    After the Thin Man (1936)
    Born to Dance (1936)

    The Gorgeous Hussy (1936)
    Speed (1936)
    Small Town Girl (1936)
    Important News (1936 - uncredited)
    Wife vs. Secretary (1936)
    Next Time We Love (1936)
    Rose-Marie (1936)
    The Murder Man (1935)
    Art Trouble (1934 - uncredited)

    Favorite Film: Vertigo
    Favorite Role: Harvey/It's a Wonderful Life
     
  7. Michael Elliott

    Michael Elliott Lead Actor

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    I take it we're rating the films and not just the performance?


    Airport '77 (1977) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    The Shootist (1976) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    The Rare Breed (1966) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    The Flight of the Phoenix (1965) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    Shenandoah [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    How the West Was Won (1962) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    The FBI Story (1959) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    Anatomy of a Murder (1959) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    Vertigo (1958) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    Night Passage (1957) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    The Far Country (1954) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    Rear Window (1954) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    Bend of the River (1952) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    Harvey (1950) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    Rope (1948) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    Call Northside 777 (1948) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    It's a Wonderful Life (1946) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    Pot o' Gold (1941) [​IMG][​IMG]
    The Philadelphia Story (1940) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    Destry Rides Again (1939) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    Made for Each Other (1939) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    You Can't Take It with You (1938)[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    After the Thin Man (1936) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    The Murder Man (1935) [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]


    I've got around ten more sitting here from TCM that I need to watch.

    Best Film: It's A Wonderful Life
    Best Performance: Vertigo
     
  8. Brook K

    Brook K Lead Actor

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    The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
    Anatomy of a Murder
    Vertigo
    The Man Who Knew Too Much
    The Man From Laramie
    Rear Window
    Harvey
    It's A Wonderful Life
    The Philadelphia Story
    The Shop Around the Corner
    Mr. Smith Goes to Washington


    Own: 7

    Favorite film and role: It's A Wonderful Life
     
  9. Jim_K

    Jim_K Executive Producer

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    Airport '77 (1977) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Anatomy of a Murder (1959) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Bend of the River (1952) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Broken Arrow (1950) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Call Northside 777 (1948) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Cheyenne Autumn (1964) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Destry Rides Again (1939) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Far Country, The (1954) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Firecreek (1968) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Flight of the Phoenix, The (1965) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Greatest Show on Earth, The (1952) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Harvey (1950) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    How the West Was Won (1962) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    It's a Wonderful Life (1946) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    It's a Wonderful World (1939) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Last Gangster, The (1937) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Man from Laramie, The (1955) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Man Who Knew Too Much, The (1956) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, The (1962) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Naked Spur, The (1953) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Night Passage (1957) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Philadelphia Story, The (1940) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Rear Window (1954) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Rope (1948) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Shenandoah (1965) [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Shootist, The (1976) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Shop Around the Corner, The (1940) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Spirit of St. Louis, The (1957) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Two Rode Together (1961) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Vertigo (1958) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Winchester '73 (1950) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    You Can't Take It with You (1938) [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]


    Seen 33 – Own 15
     
  10. Arman

    Arman Screenwriter

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    My all-time fave!

    Seen:

    The Big Sleep (1978)
    Airport '77 (1977)
    Cheyenne Autumn (1964)
    How the West Was Won (1962)
    The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
    Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
    Vertigo (1958)
    The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)
    Rear Window (1954)
    Harvey (1950)
    Rope (1948)
    It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
    The Philadelphia Story (1940)
    Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
     
  11. Adam_S

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    An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991 - voice) - *** (bumping onto netflix queue to the top)
    Shenandoah (1965) - ***
    Dear Brigitte (1965) - know i've seen it as a kid but it was ages ago
    The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962) - ****
    Anatomy of a Murder (1959) - ****
    Vertigo (1958) - ****
    The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956) - ****
    The Man from Laramie (1955) - ***1/2
    Rear Window (1954) - ****
    The Naked Spur (1953) - ****
    Bend of the River (1952) - ***1/2
    Harvey (1950) - ****
    Broken Arrow (1950) - **
    Winchester '73 (1950) - ***
    Rope (1948) - ***
    It's a Wonderful Life (1946) - ****
    The Philadelphia Story (1940) - ****
    The Shop Around the Corner (1940) - ****
    Destry Rides Again (1939) - ***1/2
    Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) - ****
    You Can't Take It with You (1938) - ****
    The Shopworn Angel (1938) - *
    Vivacious Lady (1938) - think I"ve seen it but can't remember
    Navy Blue and Gold (1937) - **1/2
    After the Thin Man (1936) - **


    FAvorite Performances:
    The Man Who Shot Liberty Valence
    Harvey
    The Shop Around the Corner
    It's a Wonderful Life
    Mr Smith Goes to Washington
    The Naked Spur
    Anatomy of a Murder
    Rear Window
    The Philadelphia Story
    Vertigo
    You Can't Take it With You

    Favorite Films:
    The Man Who SHot Liberty Valence
    HArvey
    The Shop Around the Corner
    It's a Wonderful LIfe
    MR. SMith Goes to Washington
    Vertigo
    Philadelphia Story
    Anatomy of a Murder
    Rear Window
    The Naked Spur
    You Can't Take it With You
     

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