Movies starring Leslie Howard
Of Human Bondage (1934)
83 mins Drama, Romance
One of the things often focused upon when discussing "Of Human Bondage", the 1934 adaptation of W. Somerset Maugham's novel is Bette Davis. You will hear mention that after playing gangster's molls she campaigned for the role...
Gone with the Wind (1939)
238 mins Drama, Romance, War
I honestly can't think of many movies that are nearly 4 hours long which once you've finished watching you want to watch again straight away. But that is what you get with "Gone with the Wind" a movie which is spectacular in ...
'Pimpernel' Smith (1941)
120 mins Adventure , Comedy, Drama
In 1934 Leslie Howard starred as Sir Percy Blakeney in "The Scarlet Pimpernel" an adaptation of Baroness Emmuska Orczy's story of an English aristocrat who under a secret identity helped French noblemen escape from a reign of...
49th Parallel (1941)
104 mins Drama, Thriller, War
"49th Parallel" on paper sounded good, a movie directed by Michael Powell whilst written by Emeric Pressburger always is a good sign as is the cast which includes Laurence Olivier and Eric Portman. On top of that a storyline ...
The First of the Few (1942)
118 mins Biography, Drama, War
"The First of the Few" is the story of R.J. Mitchell the man who invented the Spitfire and as such is an important story. But it is a movie which was made during WWII and as such this is not a pure biopic of the man but one w...
* This is purely a list of reviews on The Movie Scene featuring the name Leslie Howard as one of the principle cast members.