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Cast (feature film)

1.
Young Tom Edison (1940) as
As a precocious child, Tom Edison defies authority to develop his first inventions.
2.
After the Thin Man (1936) as Specialty dancer
Married sleuths Nick and Nora Charles try to clear Nora's cousin of a murder charge.
3.
Folies Bergère de Paris (1935) as
An entertainer impersonates a look-alike banker, causing comic confusion for his girlfriend and his double's wife.
4.
The Whole Town's Talking (1935) as
A gangster hides from the law by trading places with a mild-mannered double.
5.
The Party's Over (1934) as Society woman
6.
Whom the Gods Destroy (1934) as Steerage woman
Broadway's most successful producer, John Forrester (Walter Connolly, character actor who was first-billed in six films in the mid-1930s), is deeply in love with his wife Margaret (Doris Kenyon)and dreams of the future when his son Jack (played in age order by Scotty Beckett, Macon Jones and Robert Young) will step into his shoes. He sails to England to produce a show but the ship strikes a derelict wreckage and is sinking rapidly. In the ensuing wild panic, Forrester saves many lives, until finally, panic stricken by sudden fear, he dons a woman's clothes and is among the rescued. On the coast of Newfouldland, the villagers, not aware of his true identity, curse him but he is befriended by Alec (Hobart Bosworth)who helps him conceal his identity. With a planned story of his survival, he returns to New York but cannot face his family or friends after he sees the plaque to his heroism on his New York theatre. Deciding to remain thought of as dead, he becomes a derelict himself, surviving on odd jobs as he watches from afar his now-grown son (Robert Young)begin his career as a producer. The son meets with failure and Forrester, claiming to be an old friend of his father, goes to him and renders assistance as Jack works on a new play. It is a success and Jack brings his mother to meet his mentor. She recognizes him as her husband and, after Jack has left the room, the two of them decide they still have happiness ahead of them, without Jack having to know the truth.
7.
Stand Up and Cheer! (1934) as Dancer
President Franklin Roosevelt appoints a theatrical producer as the new Secretary of Amusement in order to cheer up an American public still suffering through the Depression. The new secretary soon runs afoul of political lobbyists out to destroy his department.

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