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After a premature retirement, the legendary singer revives his career to entertain the troops during World War II.
A concert pianist inherits an apartment house full of loony tenants.
After lucking into a map to a rich oil field, a man has to dodge those out to steal it.
While her husband is away, a woman gets mixed up in murder.
The world''''s worst actress rises to stardom as serial queen Pearl White.
Bat Masterson fights to make Kansas safe for wheat farmers.
A film that possibly held the record for the most Irish-descent players in an American-produced movie before "The Quiet Man" was shot on location in Ireland, and that includes "The Informer." Barry Fitzgerald is a rapid fan of following the ponies (but none too good at picking the winners)and owns a shabby boarding house east of NYC's Third Avenue. Mostly, he never works, follows his hunches, philosphizes through most of the 77 minutes and changes the life course for most of those around him. His dependence upon his daughter (Diana Lynn) keeps him interfering with her romance with a returning WW II sailor (Sonny Tufts, just before Paramount finally gave up on him.) And he will stretch the truth beyond accepted boundaries. Fitzgerald's real-life brother Arthur Sheilds plays his brother who he has built up to be a rich man, but who is really a diver working for the police department. Could have been a ten if there had been a leprechaun or two or Pat O'Brien in the cast.
A police detective refuses to believe a composer''s death was suicide.
Years after a murder drove them apart, an heiress tries to win back her lost love.
A detective hides key evidence in a murder case rather than reveal he was cheating on his wife.
A radio star tries to escape the limelight in the car trunk of a reporter who is eager for a story.
Edithea Alden, a college girl from a wealthy family, is working at night as dancer in a nightclub. When the leading lady Rose is loosing the customers attractiong, Editha gets her job, but due to the fact that her double life could be discoverd, she quits, the nightclub is forced to close. In college she gets a role in the annual college show. The ex-nightclubowner finds out who his star really was, and gets her back, but on opening night they are arrested, because the former star has found out the truth about the job offer. After that the college wants to expell her.
Gambling boat operator Jenny Blake throws over her gambler beau Jack Morgan in order to marry into high society. When her husband is killed in an attempt on her life, she is charged with his murder.
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