TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (0)
|Also Known As:||Died:|
|Born:||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Profession:||Cast ...|
COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS
Cast (feature film)
In medieval Persia, Kashma Baba is a military cadet by day and a roisterer by night. The morning after a rowdy banquet, Kiki, an escaped slave, takes shelter under Kashma's roof. Word comes that the wicked Caliph is looking for her; but Kashma, by this time in love, flees with her to his father's palace. Alas, there's more to Kiki than meets the eye. Will the evil schemers succeed? The sons of the Forty Thieves to the rescue!
After being drafted, an opera star falls for his sergeant's sister.
A doctor exiled from England becomes a pirate of the Caribbean.
When nobody at Warner Bros. will work with him, movie star Jack Carson decides to turn an unknown into his co-star.
Two years ago, hunting guide Mike Davis was with a client who trespassed on diamond company land and found a rich lode; Paul Vogel, sadistic commandant of company police, beat Mike nearly to death but failed to learn the location. Now Mike is back in Diamantstad, South African desert, and manager Martingale has a better idea: he hires delectable adventuress Suzanne to ferret out Mike's secret. But she soon finds she's playing with fire.
An Irish rascal and inveterate gambler uses his considerable skills at the gaming tables of New Orleans to become fabulously rich.
The world''''s worst actress rises to stardom as serial queen Pearl White.
Henry Haskell (Eddie Bracken), owner of a hard-scrabble farm near Badger, Oklahona, thwarted in love and through with women forever, strikes oil while digging for water and becomes a millionaire. He heads for New York, with $50,000 in his pocket, to fulfill his lifelong ambition of seeing Grant's Tomb and riding the subway. Fortune-huntress Gladys Hayden (Virginia Field) moves into rooms adjoining Henry's at his swank New York hotel. He joins a large crowd on the street and suddenly finds himself being interviewed by Jean Mitchell (Virginia Wells) on a "Streets of New York" broadcast. When Henry says he is the only millionaire from Badger, Oklahoma, Jean impulsively offers to introduce him to any listener who sends in a box-top of her sponsor's face powder. Henry invites Jean to dine at the Automat and a ride home on the subway and, since he borrows nickels from her for food and the subway, she doubts he is really a millionaire. She is unaware he couldn't get change for a $100 bill. On the subway, they encounter Spike Jones and His City Slickers and, learning they are out of work, Henry gives them each $100 bills. Millions of women, clamouring for dates with Henry, send in box-tops. Jean and her uncle dream up a radio program that promises some lucky Cinderella a date with Henry each night. Jean puts on an act that makes Henry, self-vowed woman-hater, think her job is in jeopardy and he goes along. And Gladys makes strides with Henry with her phoney southern accent. When Henry learns that he has been tricked into the radio scheme, he pretends to be bankrupt...
Jenny (Loretta Young) and Dale Williams (David Niven) have been married ten years and parents of a nine-year-old daughter, "Cookie" Williams (Nona Griffith.) They live well, have separate careers, are surrounded by sophisticated friends, and are afflicted with overattentive in-laws on each side. Celebrating their tenth anniversary,this, of course, means it is time to tell each other they want a divorce from each other. They talk about it. They talk to their friends about it. The friends and in-laws talk to them and to each other and to anyone who will listen about it.
Tarzan fights to keep a killer cult from attacking traders.
Cornelia and Emily, at college in the early 1920s, have triangle trouble with their beaus. Their affairs become entangled with those of a chance-met, kindly bootlegger. Much of the humor derives from pre-Roaring Twenties naivity.
Always the diplomat, Alex Hazen is slow to take sides in Europe of the 1920s and 1930s. Cassie Bowwman wants him to be more decisive and leaves him in Rome just as Mussolini is coming to power. There Alex marries Emily, daughter of a newspaper publisher who hires Cassie for his Paris bureau -- just before retiring form active management of his paper. Alex and Emily's son Sam, recently returned from active duty in World War II, learns the whole story one night in Washington when Emily invites Cassie to dinner. Sam has a story to tell, too.
Louis Hayward, Barbara Britton, George Macready, Una O''Connor, Henry Stephenson, Steven Geray. After escaping from Devil''s Island, the grandson of the Count of Monte Cristo returns to France to reclaim his family fortune and his title.
A medical student risks his future when he falls for a low-class waitress.
A woman with a past returns to 19th-century New Orleans for revenge.
WWI flyer Eddie Rickenbaker remembers his life which brought him from a car salesman, race driver and pilot in WWI, to an important person in the early years of civil airline service, after his plane crashed in the South Pacific in late 1942.
At a convention, medical researcher Michel Touzac goes with colleagues to see stage caricaturist Targel, whose assistant Florence recognizes him...and attempts suicide. Saved by Touzac's new technique, Florence is revealed in a flashback as Michel's abandoned wife Karin, whom their daughter Susette thinks is dead. Can Susette cope if they now re-unite?
Fictionalized biography of George Gershwin and his fight to bring serious music to Broadway.
Deresco owner of a night club in neutral Portugal, works a free-lance spy for everybody who can afford his price. He tries to get information from US agent John Craig with help from immigrant dancer Maritza, but she falls in love with him. Craig becomes a special "guest" at Deresco's casino, but there you can't be sure of the occupation of everybody, as well as in their political intention...
A small-town doctor tries to help a beautiful woman with a deranged husband.
Devil's Island escapees join up with the Allies during World War II.
In 1923, two young ladies depart unescorted for a tour of Europe, meeting two eligible men aboard ship. Their great naivity and efforts to seem grown-up lead them into many comic misadventures.
A meek novelist investigates the mysterious death of a notorious scoundrel.
Kay Kyser and his Kollege of Musical Knowledge entertain the troops overseas.
An adventurous reporter tangles with Nazis in the desert on the eve of World War II.
True story of U.S. Ambassador Joseph E. Davies' attempts to forge a wartime alliance with the Soviet Union.
An ambitious woman doesn't care who she hurts in her drive to make her sister a star.
A British secret agent poses as a radio personality for the Nazi's.
A figure skating champion tries to save a failing resort hotel from bankruptcy.
An American gets caught up in wartime action in Turkey.
A girl is dismayed to discover that her deceased father has left her destitute and in debt.
An American saloon owner in North Africa is drawn into World War II when his lost love turns up.
A repressed spinster is transformed by psychiatry and her love for a married man.
A filmmaker masquerades as a hobo to get in touch with the little people.
A playboy drops his many girlfriends when he falls in love with a grounded angel.
A freedom fighter leads a double life in his battle against a ruthless dictator.
A woman accepts life in the shadows as the price for her affair with a married man.
Believing her husband to be dead, a flyer's wife bargains with his former love to adopt the woman's baby.
A nightclub entertainer pretends to be a noted financier, only to fall for the man¿s wife.
The story revoles around three people; Tycoon Bjorn Faulkner (Nils Asther), who is being called upon by his board of directors to explain a missing $20,000,000; Kit Lane (Ellen Drew), his secretary who also has a personal interest; and Steve Van Ruyle (Robert Preston), a sailor who has inherited a position on Faulkner's board of directors. Faulkner is (presumably) murdered, and Kit is falsely accused of the murder. Steve assumes the job of clearing her name.
A lady con artist scams two out-of-work entertainers into financing a safari.
An aircraft designer falls for an imprisoned gangster's wife.
After a failed hit, a mob chief recuperates in a monastery.
Battling spouses accidentally switch bodies.
An American warms up an icy Russian streetcar conductor.
An entrepreneur builds an international news agency.
A reporter poses as a jewel smuggler to unmask a criminal gang.
A race-car driver tries to keep his kid brother from taking to the track.
When American newsreel cameraman (Foster) stationed in Paris is sent to cover an Arab rebellion he finds a financier presumed dead but actually fomenting desert warfare.
A glamorous ghost helps a henpecked husband save his wife from gold-digging friends.
Out of work vaudevillians join the army in WWI and head for France.
A Japanese spy tries to stop secret agents from blowing up the Suez Canal to trigger world war.
Two reporters compete to discover a scientist living in hiding and win his daughter.
A parodic remake of the story of the young Gascon D'Artagnan, who arrives in Paris, his heart set on joining the king's Musketeers. He is taken under the wings of three of the most respected and feared Musketeers, Porthos, Aramis, and Athos. Together they fight to save France and the honor of a lady from the machinations of the powerful Cardinal Richelieu.
A tempestuous Southern belle's willfulness threatens to destroy all who care for her.
Three showgirls travel to Paris in search of rich husbands.
After saving a tramp (Lorre) from suicide, a millionaire (Baxter) takes his clothing and disappears. Word is out that he will give a million dollars to anyone who is kind of a tramp.
A Hollywood star falls for a broken down aristocrat.
A small-town judge''s Washington trip lands his son in hot water with a diplomat''s daughter.
Chan is on a gambling vacation in Monaco. He is called upon to solve two murders. One is a casino messenger on his way to Paris with a million dollars in bonds. The other is a two-bit Chicago gangster recently tending bar in a Monte Carlo hotel. Everyone is suspect and a third of the dialogue is in French.
A young French nobleman dreams of building the Suez Canal.
A gangster's widow fights for love despite society's disapproval.
While vacationing in New York, a European prince falls for a showgirl.
A Parisian sewer worker (Stewart) longs for a rise in status and a beautiful wife. He rescues a girl (Simone Simon) from the police, lives with her in a barren flat on the seventh floor, and then marches away to war.
A romantic headwaiter fights to save a woman from her possessive ex-husband.
A wrestling promoter helps an opera singer with his love life.
A scientist becomes contaminated resulting in the death of anything he touches.
A young man's love for a married woman leads him to help found an insurance company.
Two brothers love the same woman at a perilous Indian outpost.
Rival reporters try to scoop each other while covering a fire.
Crooks and killers try to stop a young woman from proving her claim to an inheritance.
A G-man woos the sole female member of a criminal gang.
An entertainer impersonates a look-alike banker, causing comic confusion for his girlfriend and his double's wife.
Adaptation of Tolstoy's classic tale of a woman who deserts her family for an illicit love.
An Australian bandit kidnaps an opera singer and falls in love with her.
A con artist and his beautiful assistant take on the fashion world.
A notorious enemy spy falls for an American medical student during World War I.
The story of the rise of the Rothschild financial empire founded by Mayer Rothschild and continued by his five sons. From humble beginnings the business grows and helps to finance the war against Napoleon, but it's not always easy, especially because of the prejudices against the family.
Young Christina ascends to the Swedish throne at age 5. While she is queen, Sweden becomes a dominant European power at the end of the Thirty Years War. Like England's Elizabeth I, Christina (Greta Garbo) is pressured into a politically correct marriage (her cousin) but she falls in love with an emissary from Spain (John Gilbert). As with her English counterpart, religion becomes a focal point with Protestant Sweden aghast that their queen could marry a Catholic.
A Texas Ranger finds love while tracking an outlaw.
Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.Click here to contribute