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Spencer Tracy
   for his role in   
Boys Town (1938)
He was voted the 15th Greatest Movie Star of all time by Entertainment Weekly. He was voted the 19th Greatest Movie Star of all time by Premiere Magazine.
Spencer Tracy
   for his role in   
Captains Courageous (1937)
Tracy was offered the role of The Penguin in the TV series _"Batman" (1966) He said he would only accept the role if he was allowed to kill Batman.
Spencer Tracy
   won for   
'Guess Who's Coming to Dinner'
1969
Spencer Tracy
   lifespan was   
1900-1967
Two-time Academy Award-winning American film and stage actor
Spencer Tracy
   was born in   
Milwaukee, U.S.A.
Fury (1936)
   starred   
Sylvia Sidney, Spencer Tracy and Walter Abel
Director: Fritz Lang. Also starred Bruce Cabot, Edward Ellis & Walter Brennan. Plot: When a prisoner barely survives a lynch mob attack and is presumed dead, he vindictively decides to frame the mob for his murder.
Spencer Tracy
   was considered for the role of   
Count Leon D'Algout in Ninotchka (1939)
Melvyn Douglas got the part
Spencer Tracy
   was considered for the role of   
MaCauley Connor The Philadelphia Story (1940)
James Stewart got the part
Spencer Tracy
   was considered for the role of   
Klaatu in The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
Michael Rennie got the part
Spencer Tracy
   was considered for the role of   
Lt. 'Doc' in Mister Roberts (1955)
William Powell got the part
Spencer Tracy
   won the Golden Globe for   
The Actress
Best Actor - Drama, 1953
Spencer Tracy
   was an   
Actor
1900-1967
A Guy Named Joe (1943)
   starred   
Spencer Tracy, Irene Dunne and Van Johnson
Director: Victor Fleming. Also starred Ward Bond, James Gleason & Lionel Barrymore. Plot: A sentimental, patriotic (if not propagandistic) Hollywood fantasy about a dead World War II bomber pilot...
Judgement at Nuremberg (1961)
   also starred   
Spencer Tracy, Burt Lancaster, and Marlene Dietrich
Also starred Richard Widmark, Maximilian Schell and Montgomery Clift. Garland received Oscar and Golden Globe nominations for best supporting actress.
Captains Courageous (1937)
   starred   
Spencer Tracy, Freddie Bartholomew, Lionel Barrymore and Mickey Rooney
Director: Victor Fleming. Harvey Cheyne (Freddie) is a spoiled brat who falls off an ocean liner and is rescued by fishermen just putting out to sea. He learns much in his trip with them about real life. Tracy won an Oscar for Best Actor as Manuel in 1938.
Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)
   starred   
Spencer Tracy, Burt Lancaster and Richard Widmark
Director: Stanley Kramer. Also starred Marlene Dietrich, Maximilian Schell & Judy Garland. Plot: In 1948, an American court in occupied Germany tries four Nazi judges for war crimes.
It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (1963)
   starred   
Spencer Tracy, Milton Berle and Sid Caesar
Director: Stanley Kramer. Also starred Buddy Hackett, Ethel Merman & Mickey Rooney. Plot: The dying words of a thief spark a madcap cross-country rush to find some treasure. Won and Oscar
The Actress (1953)
   starred   
Spencer Tracy, Jean Simmons and Teresa Wright
Director: George Cukor. Also starred Anthony Perkins, Ian Wolfe & Kay Williams. Plot: Former seaman Clinton Jones (Tracy) now works at a lowly job. His daughter Ruth (Simmons) wants to become an actress....
Father's Little Divident (1951)
   starred   
Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett and Elizabeth Taylor
Director: Vincente Minnelli. Also starred Don Taylor, Billie Burke & Moroni Olsen
Adam's Rib (1949)
   starred   
Spencer Tracy, Katherine Hepburn and Judy Holliday
Director: George Cukor. Also starred Tom Ewell, David Wayne & Jean Hagen. Plot: When a woman attempts to kill her uncaring husband, prosecutor Adam Bonner (Tracy) gets the case.
Boys Town (1938)
   starred   
Spencer Tracy, Mickey Rooney, Henry Hull and Bobs Watson
Director: Norman Taurog. The story of Father Edward Flanagan (Tracy) and his efforts to provide a safe environment for runaway boys in Omaha, Nebraska. Tracy won his second Oscar for Best Actor as Father Flanagan in 1939.
Inherit the Wind (1960)
   starred   
Spencer Tracy, Fredric March and Gene Kelly
Director: Stanley Kramer. Also starred Dick York, Donna Anderson & Harry Morgan. Plot: Based on a real-life case in 1925, two great lawyers argue the case for and against a science teacher accused of the crime of teaching evolution.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941)
   starred   
Spencer Tracy, Ingrid Bergman and Lana Turner
Director: Victor Fleming
The Sea of Grass (1947)
   starred   
Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Robert Walker, and Melvyn Douglas
Father of the Bride (1950)
   starred   
Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett and Elizabeth Taylor
Director: Vincente Minnelli
Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)
   starred   
Spencer Tracy, Burt Lancaster and Richard Widmark
IMDB:8.3/10. Director: Stanley Kramer. 2 Oscars, 2 Golden Globes.
Woman of the Year (1942)
   starred   
Spencer Tracy, Katherine Hepburn and Fay Bainter
Director: George Stevens. Also starred Reginald Owen, Minor Watson & William Bendix. Plot: Rival reporters Sam (Tracy) and Tess (Hepburn) fall in love and get married, only to find their relationship strained when Sam comes to resent Tess' hectic lifestyle.
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)
   starred   
Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Sidney Poitier and Katharine Houghton
Bad Day at Black Rock (1955)
   starred   
Spencer Tracy, Robert Ryan and Anne Francis
Director: John Sturges. Also starred Dean Jagger, Walter Brennan & John Ericson. Plot: A one handed stranger comes to a tiny town possessing a terrible past they want to keep secret, by violent means if necessary.






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