Gladys Cooper

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Dame Gladys Constance Cooper, DBE (18 December 1888 – 17 November 1971) was an English actress whose career spanned seven decades on stage, in films and on television. Beginning on the stage as a teenager in Edwardian musical comedy and pantomime, she was starring in dramatic roles and silent films by World War I. She also became a manager of the Playhouse Theatre from 1917 to 1933, where she played many roles. Beginning in the early 1920s, Cooper was winning praise in plays by W. Somerset Maugham and others. In the 1930s, she was starring steadily both in the West End and on Broadway. Moving to Hollywood in 1940, Cooper found success in a variety of character roles; she was nominated for three Academy Awards, the last one as Mrs. Higgins in My Fair Lady (1964). Throughout the 1950s and 1960s, she mixed her stage and film careers, continuing to star on stage until her last year.

Most Popular Gladys Cooper Trailers

Total trailers found: 36

Rebecca Trailer (1940)

12 April 1940

A self-conscious bride is tormented by the memory of her husband's dead first wife.

The Black Cat Trailer (1941)

02 May 1941

Greedy heirs wait in a mansion for a rich cat lover to die, only to learn her cats come first.

My Fair Lady Trailer (1964)

21 October 1964

A misogynistic and snobbish phonetics professor agrees to a wager that he can take a flower girl and make her presentable in high society.

Princess O'Rourke Trailer (1943)

23 October 1943

A down-to-earth pilot (Robert Cummings) charms a European princess (Olivia de Havilland) on vacation in the United States.

Mr. Lucky Trailer (1943)

28 May 1943

A conman poses as a war relief fundraiser, but when he falls for a charity worker, his conscience begins to trouble him.

Madame Bovary Trailer (1949)

25 August 1949

A provincial doctor's wife's romantic illusions about life and social status lead her to betray her naive husband, take on lovers and run up ruinous debts.

The Song of Bernadette Trailer (1943)

21 December 1943

In 1858 France, Bernadette, an adolescent peasant girl, has a vision of "a beautiful lady" in the city dump.

The Gay Falcon Trailer (1941)

24 October 1941

A society grand dame who hosts charity parties in her home is mixed up in a jewel theft racket which defrauds insurance companies.

Now, Voyager Trailer (1942)

31 October 1942

A woman suffers a nervous breakdown and an oppressive mother before being freed by the love of a man she meets on a cruise.

The Bishop's Wife Trailer (1947)

09 December 1947

An Episcopal Bishop, Henry Brougham, has been working for months on the plans for an elaborate new cathedral which he hopes will be paid for primarily by a wealthy, stubborn widow.

Kitty Foyle Trailer (1940)

27 December 1940

Kitty Foyle, a hard-working white-collar girl from a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania low, middle-class family, meets and falls in love with young socialite Wyn Strafford but his family is against her.

At Sword's Point Trailer (1952)

22 April 1952

France, 1648: Richelieu and Louis XIII are dead, the new king is a minor, and the Duc de Lavalle is in virtually open rebellion, scheming to seize power.

The List of Adrian Messenger Trailer (1963)

29 May 1963

A writer named Adrian Messenger believes a series of apparently unrelated "accidental" deaths are actually linked murders.

The Happiest Millionaire Trailer (1967)

26 June 1967

A happy and unbelievably lucky young Irish immigrant, John Lawless, lands a job as the butler of an unconventional millionaire, Biddle.

That Hamilton Woman Trailer (1941)

03 April 1941

Sir William Hamilton, a widower of mature years, is British ambassador to the Court of Naples. Emma who comes for a visit with her mother wouldn't cut the grade with London society but she gets along well with the Queen of Naples.

Forever and a Day Trailer (1943)

21 January 1943

In World War II, American Gates Trimble Pomfret is in London during the Blitz to sell the ancestral family house.

The White Cliffs of Dover Trailer (1944)

11 May 1944

An American woman with a British husband fights to keep her family together through two world wars.

Separate Tables Trailer (1958)

18 December 1958

It's the off-season at the lonely Beauregard Hotel in Bournemoth, and only the long-term tenants are still in residence.

Mrs. Parkington Trailer (1944)

12 October 1944

In this family saga, Mrs. Parkington recounts the story of her life, beginning as a hotel maid in frontier Nevada where she is swept off her feet by mine owner and financier Augustus Parkington.

The Valley of Decision Trailer (1945)

01 June 1945

Mary Rafferty comes from a poor family of steel mill workers in 19th Century Pittsburgh. Her family objects when she goes to work as a maid for the wealthy Scott family which controls the mill.

The Pirate Trailer (1948)

11 June 1948

A girl is engaged to the local richman, but meanwhile she has dreams about the legendary pirate Macoco.

A Nice Girl Like Me Trailer (1969)

03 December 1969

Candy is a fetching unwed young lady with a penchant for pregnancy. Her adventures begin when she leaves her sheltered boarding school background for Paris.

Love Letters Trailer (1945)

26 October 1945

When a man asks another man more facile with words to do his wooing for him, there are always complications.

Green Dolphin Street Trailer (1947)

05 November 1947

Sophie loved Edmund, but he left town when her parents forced her to marry wealthy Octavius. Years later, Edmund returns with his son, William.

This Above All Trailer (1942)

12 May 1942

Although she comes from an aristocratic family, beautiful Prudence Cathaway defies convention by joining the WAAFs and becoming romantically involved with an AWOL soldier.

Beware of Pity Trailer (1946)

22 July 1946

A paraplegic mistakes a man's pity for love.

Homecoming Trailer (1948)

01 May 1948

Self-absorbed Dr. Lee Johnson enlists with the Army medical corps during World War II, more out of a feeling that it's "the thing to do" rather than deep-seated patriotism.

The Bohemian Girl Trailer (1922)

27 July 1922

A Polish officer posing as a gypsy loves a gypsy girl who is really the count's daughter.

The Secret Garden Trailer (1949)

30 April 1949

When Cholera takes the parents of Mary Lennox, she is shipped from India to England to live with her Uncle Craven.

Thunder on the Hill Trailer (1951)

17 October 1951

Sister Mary presides over a convent where a convicted murderess, who is being escorted to Death Row, is stranded by bad weather.

The Cockeyed Miracle Trailer (1946)

26 October 1946

A 60-ish Maine shipbuilder (Frank Morgan) and his 30-ish father (Keenan Wynn) provide for their family from the hereafter.

Eagle Squadron Trailer (1942)

16 June 1942

An American joins the British Royal Air Force just before Pearl Harbor is attacked, and falls in love with a beautiful English girl.

The Iron Duke Trailer (1934)

30 November 1934

The life and times of the Duke of Wellington

The Man Who Loved Redheads Trailer (1955)

06 February 1955

Framed in flashback, The Man Who Loved Redheads is an anecdotal comedy about a man (John Justin) whose life is defined by his first romantic experience.

The Green Years Trailer (1946)

04 July 1946

An orphaned Irish boy is taken in by his mother's Scottish relations.

Bonnie Prince Charlie Trailer (1923)

01 November 1923

In the Jacobite Rising of 1745, the Young Pretender Bonnie Prince Charlie leads an insurrection to overthrow the Protestant House of Hanover and restore his family, the Catholic branch of the House of Stuart, to the British throne.