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Adolphe Menjou: Adolphe Jean Menjou was an American actor. His career spanned both silent films and talkies. He appeared in such films as Charles Chaplin's A Woman of Paris, in which he played the lead role; Stanley Kubrick's Paths of Glory with Kirk Douglas; Ernst Lubitsch's The Marriage Circle; The Sheik with Rudolph Valentino; Morocco with Marlene Dietrich and Gary Cooper; and A Star Is Born. He was nominated for an Academy Award for The Front Page in 1931.

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Google previewThe New Biographical Dictionary of Film (2014)

by David Thomson

Adolphe Menjou (1890–1963), b. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Menjou was Paramount's o,mannequin, sleek,

Google previewEncyclopedia of Sports Films (2010)

by K Edgington, Thomas Erskine, James M. Welsh

Adolphe Menjou (Tom Moody), Lee j. Cobb (joe's father), joseph Calleia (Eddie Fuseli), Sam Levene (Siggie), Edward Brody (Roxy Lewis). RUNNING TIME: 99 minutes.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Epic Films (2014)

by Constantine Santas, James M. Wilson, Maria Colavito, Djoymi Baker

George Broulard: Adolphe Menjou. Gen. Paul Mireau: George Macready. Lt. Roget: Wayne Morris. Maj. Saint-Auban: Richard Anderson. Pvt. Pierre Arnaud: Joe Turkel. Pvt. Maurice Ferol: Timothy Carey. Pvt. Lejeune: Kem Dibbs. Capt. Nicols: ...

Google previewThe New Historical Dictionary of the American Film Industry (2014)

by Anthony Slide

Parnell Thomas, held closed hearings in Los Angeles, at which Robert Taylor, Adolphe Menjou, LeoMcCarey, andothers told of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Religion and Film (2011)

by Eric Michael Mazur

Helen Hayes, Gary Cooper, Adolphe Menjou, Mary Phillis, Jack La Rue. [ Censorship in Hollywood] Fargo, 1996. Dir. Joel Coen. William H. Macy, Steve Buscemi, Peter Stormare, Kristin Rudrud, Harve Presnell, Frances McDormand. [ Coen ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the 1940s (2015)

by James Gilbert Ryan, Leonard C Schlup

John Wayne, Adolphe Menjou, and Ward Bond all supported the investigations of the House UnAmerican Activities Committee. Other actors, including Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall, were outraged at the witchhunting and went to ...

Google previewThe Jerome Kern Encyclopedia (2013)

by Thomas S. Hischak

Bettina and Natalie Hall Rita Hayworth Bob Hope AHanJones Howard Keel Gene Kelly Dorothy Lamour Jeanette MacDonald Howard Marsh Hattie McDaniel Adolphe Menjou Ann Miller Marilyn ...

Google previewThe Advertising Age Encyclopedia of Advertising (2015)

by John McDonough, Karen Egolf

Adolphe Menjou played the part of the smart, opportunistic but frazzled agency chief whose ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Fantastic Film (2000)

Ali Baba to Zombies by R. G. Young

W: Adolphe Menjou (Capt. Ferreol), Evelyn Brent (Gilberte Boismartel). Nora Lane (Therese D'Egremont). Raoul Paoli ( Marcasse), William Collier Jr. (Jerome D'Egremont), Claude Kin (Marquis Boismartel) .

Google previewEncyclopedia of Motion Picture Sound (2001)

by Marty McGee

Cast: Helen Hayes Catherine Barkley; Gary Cooper Lieutenant Frederick Henry; Adolphe Menjou Major Rinaldi ; ...

Google previewThe Edward G. Robinson Encyclopedia (2002)

by Robert Beck

This group, founded in February ¡944, included Ward Bond, Clarence Brown, Gary Cooper, Victor Fleming, Hedda Hopper, Adolphe Menjou, Norman Taurog, Robert Taylor, King Vidor, John Wayne, and Sam Wood. They were convinced that ...

Google previewThe Rodgers and Hammerstein Encyclopedia (2007)

by Thomas S. Hischak

is engaged to the government official Boris Brusiloff (Adolphe Menjou) but ...

Google previewScreen World Presents the Encyclopedia of Hollywood Film Actors: From the silent era to 1965 (2003)

by Barry Monush

Alternately dashing and wickedly sarcastic, Adolphe Menjou had a moustache that suggested a stage villain from the Victorian era, a dapper way with the ladies , and a bombastic brio that made it seem as if there was an exclamation point after ...

Google previewDictionary of Films (1972)

by Georges Sadoul, Peter Morris

Dir Lewis Milestone Seen Bartlett Cormack, Charles Lederer based on the play by Ben Hecht, Charles MacArthur Art Dir Richard Day Photog Glen MacWilliams Ed Duncan Mansfield Cast Adolphe Menjou, Pat O'Brien, Mary Brian, Edward ...

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Adolphe Jean Menjou was born 18 Feb 1890 in Pittsburgh, PA and died 29 Oct 1963 in Beverly Hills, CA.

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