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A Foreign Affair (1948)
   starred   
Marlene Dietrich and Jean Arthur
Director: Billy Wilder
Shane (1953)
   starred   
Alan Ladd, Jean Arthur and Van Heflin
Director: George Stevens. Also starred Brandon De Wilde, Jack Palance & Ben Johnson. Plot: A weary gunfighter attempts to settle down with a homestead family, but a smoldering settler/rancher conflict forces him to act.
Jean Arthur
   was considered for the role of   
Sondra in Lost Horizon (1937)
Jane Wyatt got the part
Jean Arthur
   was considered for the role of   
Scarlett O'Hara in Gone With the Wind (1939)
Vivien Leigh got the part
Jean Arthur
   was considered for the role of   
Billie Dawn in Born Yesterday (1950)
Judy Holliday got the part
Mr. Deeds Goes To Town (1936)
   starred   
Gary Cooper, Jean Arthur and George Bancroft
Director: Frank Capra. Also starred Lionel Stander, Douglass Dumbrille & Raymond Walburn. Plot: Longfellow Deeds (Cooper), a simple-hearted Vermont tuba player, inherits a fortune and has to contend with opportunist city slickers. Won an Oscar.
The Saturday Night Kid (1929)
   starred   
Clara Bow, Jean Arthur and James Hall
Director: A. Edward Sutherland. Also starred Edna May Oliver, Hyman Meyer & Charles Sellon. Plot: Jayme (Bow) and sister Janie (Arthur) are salesgirls in Ginsberg's Department Store. Jayme is in love with store clerk Bill (Hall)...
The Return of Dr. Fu Manchu (1930)
   starred   
Warner Oland, O. P. Heggie and Jean Arthur
Director: Rowland V. Lee. Also starred Neil Hamilton, Evelyn Hall & William Austin. Plot: The villainous master criminal Dr. Fu Manchu (Oland) sets out to destroy the people he holds responsible for the death of his family.
Adventure in Manhattan (1936)
   starred   
Jean Arthur, Joel McCrea and Reginald Owen
Director: Edward Ludwig. Also starred Thomas Mitchell, Victor Kilian & John Gallaudet. Plot: Joel McCrea plays a hotshot reporter who thinks he knows everything and Jean Arthur plays an actress who puts one over on him...
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
   starred   
James Stewart, Jean Arthur, Claude Rains and Thomas Mitchell
Director Frank Capra. Naive freshman Congressman Jefferson Smith encounters the political corruption of his home state as he tries to represent his district in Washington.
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
   starred   
James Stewart, Jean Arthur, Claude Rains and Thomas Mitchell
IMDB rating 8.3/10. Director Frank Capra. Numerous Oscar nominations. National Film Preservation Board, USA 'National Film Registry Award' 1989.
You Can't Take It With You (1938)
   starred   
Jean Arthur, Lionel Barrymore and James Stewart
Director: Frank Capra
Easy Living (1937)
   starred   
Jean Arthur, Edward Arnold and Ray Milland
Director: Mitchell Leisen. Also starred Luis Alberni, Mary Nash & Franklin Pangborn. Plot: J.B. Ball (Arnold), a rich financier, gets fed up with his free-spending family.






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