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|Also Known As:||Died:||January 22, 1950|
|Born:||February 10, 1892||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Washington, Washington D.C., USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Chief Standing Rock's tribe has a treaty protecting their fishing grounds, but a canning corporation is violating the treaty through intimidation and force. The tribe is divided as to how to handle the threat. Standing Rock's son, Braveheart, is sent to college to study law so that he can protect their rights, but others in the tribe, led by the hot-tempered Ki-Yote, want to provoke a more violent confrontation.
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When it's announced that the estate belonging to 1920s silent film star Lance Haywood -- who would be in his 90's and is widely thought to be deceased --has been purchased and will be torn down, a series of characters all descend upon the mansion to get one last glimpse before it's destroyed. Littl
A parson uses six-guns and the Bible to bring peace to a Tennessee town.
Robin Hood''''s son reunites the Merry Men when King John reverts to tyranny.
A gun salesman tracks down the outlaws who stole his sample case.
Three law-breaking brothers try to go straight, only to be hounded by a vengeful detective.
A vaudeville clown neglects his family while fighting for stardom.
Mob pressure sends a crusading reporter from the front page to the advice column.
A perpetual student is mistaken for a government official in a small Eastern European village.
The legendary lover saves his queen from treason.
An artist becomes a boxer but finds that it may not have been the best career choice.
Musical biography of Irish songwriter Chauncey Olcott.
An elderly millionaire makes a hobby of playing cupid.
A gambler falls for the wife of the outlaw he's out to catch.
A night-club singer gets involved with a mobster.
Two producers and their girls look for a backer for their big show.
Based on a "serial" story by Robert Carson that ran in the Saturday Evening Post, this tale of an international counterfeiting-ring operating in Mexico starts with Patrick Nevil (Pat O'Brien)viewed as a suspicious character by newspaper woman Agnes Stuart (Ruth Warrick), who is working on a story to expose racketeering night-club owner Doc Lilley (Alan Hale.) She searches Lilley's home and finds the counterfeiting plates and thinks Nevil is part of the gang.
Fanciful biography of songwriter Cole Porter, who rose from high society to find success on Tin Pan Alley.
A flyer dismissed as too old fights to prove himself against the Japanese.
In this remake of The Petrified Forest, Nazi spies infiltrate a hotel in the American Southwest.
During World War II''''s final days, people with a variety of problems converge on a Berlin hotel.
A man's wild moneymaking schemes leave his wife to raise their family.
A small-town girl defies her father by falling for a soldier.
Twain moves from Mississippi riverboats to the Gold Rush to literary immortality.
A U.S. sub braves enemy waters during World War II.
Detectives masquerade as butler and maid to get the goods on a crook.
A serviceman and a starlet find love at the star-staffed serviceman's center.
A song-and-dance man's son stages a big show starring World War II soldiers.
A Merchant Marine crew fights off enemy attacks at the start of World War II.
An Eddie Cantor look-alike organizes an all-star show to help the war effort.
American pilots stranded in Germany during World War II fight their way to freedom.
Fanciful biography of 19th-century boxing champion Jim Corbett.
A mail flyer joins the Canadian air force for fun but has to prove his worth when he goes to war.
A migrant laborer becomes a champion of farm workers'' rights.
Power linemen feud over the love of a sultry nightclub singer.
A young man tries to rescue his grandmother from kidnappers.
A newswoman investigates a haunted house.
An accident-prone reporter stumbles into love and a big story.
A man''''s infatuation with a gold-digging beauty continues after his marriage.
An aspiring mystery writer stumbles on to a real murder.
A group of adventurers head deep into a South American jungle in search of ancient Incan treasure. A beautiful woman, brought to their camp by hired bearers, has come to join her husband, a newer member of the group, who was recently killed by hostile natives. As the months go by, jealousies and tempers flare as fights break out over the woman. The Incan treasure is finally found but the treaure-seekers, now united by a common enemy, are about to be attacked by hundreds of fierce natives armed with bows and poisoned arrows.
A braggart soldier learns the true meaning of heroism when he joins World War I's all-Irish unit.
A veteran lady captain fights off competition.
A Scottish lad and Irish lass risk their families' wrath by marrying.
Truck driving brothers are framed for murder by a lady psycho.
A British buccaneer holds the Spanish fleet at bay with the covert approval of Elizabeth I.
A rebel spy poses as a wild West dance hall girl.
Romantic rivals get caught in the battle to stop abolitionist John Brown.
A young misfit lands on a prison chain gang and falls for the foreman's daughter.
A hoofer gets mixed up with a ballet dancer, triggering backstage jealousy.
A shipboard epidemic triggers mutiny.
A soldier of fortune takes on the corrupt boss of a Western town.
The Three Musketeers rescue the king''''s unjustly imprisoned twin.
Elizabeth I''''s love for the Earl of Essex threatens to destroy her kingdom.
A lumberman takes on pirates out to plunder the forest.
To prove their father was murdered, four brothers fight to bring down a powerful arms syndicate.
Three western girls make unhappy marriages at the turn of the century.
Two children try to find a new husband for their widowed mother.
The bandit king of Sherwood Forest leads his Merry Men in a battle against the corrupt Prince John.
A thief on the run from the law risks his life for love.
Classic biography of the Italian explorer and his journeys to China.
The setting is a small town in 1870s Pennsylvania. Sally Waterson and her father have stopped in town with their traveling medicine show, but when their wagon catches fire, they find themselves stranded. They're taken in by Mrs. Cortlandt and her grandson, Peter, who is trying to set up a pipeline that will supply oil throughout the state. Sally and Peter soon fall in love and marry. Neither their marriage nor Peter's pipe dreams flow too smoothly.
Rousing adaptation of the Mark Twain tale of a 16th-century prince who trades places with a lookalike peasant.
An opera star trying to make it big in Hollywood gets mixed up with jewel thieves.
A lady lumberjack falls for one of her workers, not realizing it's a business rival in disguise.
After divorcing a society man, a small-town woman tries to build a better life for their daughter.
A fiery Cuban woman guides an emissary from the U.S. president through the jungles of war-torn Cuba.
Two sailors get caught in a mountain of mix-ups when they meet their long-lost twins.
A man with amnesia fights to prove himself innocent of murder.
Gamblers engineer a veteran schoolteacher's firing.
King Richard the Lionhearted launches a crusade to preserve Christianity in Jerusalem.
A blacksmith''''s rise to wealth and power is jeopardized by his son''''s Christianity and the eruption of Vesuvius.
Plastic surgery turns a gangster into a movie star.
A naïve girl tries to use a rich admirer''''s money to help others.
An heiress and her brother-in-law defy her father by going into horse racing.
A young miss masquerades as a gypsy to win a minister's love.
Impoverished newlyweds travel from the country to Berlin to find success. At first, things look rosy, but when the Pinnebergs discover that the husband's stepmother--with whom they are now living--is a notorious madame, groom and pregnant bride must take to the road.
A San Francisco heiress discovers her sister is hanging out with gangsters.
A British army troop fights off Arab snipers while holed up in an oasis.
At the end of the 17th century a impetuous woman of noble birth but poor arrives in Boston when it was just a village rather than a city. As she is married to an old doctor she tries to change her life.
A small-town businessman bumbles into blackmail and a real-estate swindle.
A medical student falls prey to a sluttish waitress.
A newspaperman tracks a runaway heiress on a madcap cross-country tour.
Charles Dickens' classic tale of Pip, a poor orphan who befriends an escaped convict and who grows up in the company of a bitter old woman, Miss Havisham, and her haughty young ward, Estella. Pip learns the rewards of both vindictiveness and gratitude as a result of these events.
A widow and her housekeeper go into business together but almost lose their daughters.
An out-of-luck con artist discovers a suitcase full of money at a train station.
A farmer's widow takes on the land and her late husband's tempestuous son.
An ambitious young man corners the market on matches, then faces the destruction of his empire.
A woman takes to the streets to provide for her illegitimate son.
A farm girl runs from her abusive father to a series of affairs in the big city.
Barbara Fiske, a beautiful girl of social standing, is about to be married to Lloyd Van Courtland. On the eve of their marriage, she foolishly pays a visit to a colorful steamship captain aboard his ship. A killing aboard the vessel threatens to destroy her upcoming marriage as well as her entire future.
Two wagon caravans converge at what is now Kansas City, and combine for the westward push to Oregon. On their quest the pilgrims will experience desert heat, mountain snow, hunger, and indian attack. To complicate matters further, a love triangle develops, as pretty Molly must chose between Sam, a brute, and Will, the dashing captain of the other caravan. Can Will overcome the skeleton in his closet and win Molly's heart?
Angela comes to Hollywood with only two things: Her dream to become a movie star, and Grandpa. She leaves an Aunt, a brother, Grandma, and her longtime boyfriend back in Centerville. Despite seeing major movie stars around every corner, and knocking on every casting office door in town, at the end of her first day she is still unemployed. To her horror, when she arrives back at their hotel, she finds that Grandpa has been cast in a movie by William DeMille and quickly becomes a star during the ensuing weeks. Her family, worried that Angela and Grandpa are getting into trouble, come to Hollywood to drag them back home. In short order Aunt, Grandma, brother, boyfriend and even the parrot become superstars, but Angela is still unemployed...
Amid big-budget medieval pageantry, King Richard goes on the Crusades leaving his brother Prince John as regent, who promptly emerges as a cruel, grasping, treacherous tyrant. Apprised of England's peril by message from his lady-love Marian, the dashing Earl of Huntingdon endangers his life and honor by returning to oppose John, but finds himself and his friends outlawed, and Marian apparently dead. Enter Robin Hood, acrobatic champion of the oppressed, laboring to set things right through swash buckling feats and cliffhanging perils!
Wrongfully blamed for the death of Col. John Randall, Cameo Kirby (Gilbert) must find the true villain and clear his name before he can declare his love for Adele (Olmstead), the dead man's daughter.
Ek is a disembodied spirit, required to wait his turn in the boring cosmos until he is allowed to inhabit an earthly body. Impatient, he sneaks off to earth to find a body and, after several failed attempts, finds Professor Ezra Botts, a timid old pedant and researcher of psychic phenomena. Life fairly well kicks Professor Botts around as it does all timid souls, and he gets little love or respect. But during an experimental trance, he is able to leave his body behind and at that moment, Ek sees his chance and slips in, taking over the professor's body. The "new" professor is energetic, charismatic, and dynamic, and from the limbo in which he floats, the real professor fears that Ek is going to wear out the tired old body before he, Botts, can return to it. And just how is he supposed to get back into his body, anyway?
Nora Helmer has years earlier committed a forgery in order to save the life of her authoritarian husband Torvald. Now she is being blackmailed lives in fear of her husband's finding out and of the shame such a revelation would bring to his career. But when the truth comes out, Nora is shocked to learn where she really stands in her husband's esteem.
In this silent film, a young Argentine fights for France, his father''''s country, in World War I.
A special, hosted by Dick Clark on the eve of April Fool's Day, containing surprises from Chuck Connors to Bob Costas; a talking dog that visits a kindergarten class; and Elvira, who stands in for her own wax museum figure.
A sequel to "The Ransom of Red Chief." Drifters Sam and Billy again encounter the boy called Red Chief, this time while attempting to fleece a town out of $2000 with a phony rain-making machine.
When a beauty queen tries to make it in Hollywood, she learns stardom comes at a price in this short film. Vitaphone Release 88-89A.
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