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|Also Known As:||Died:||September 24, 1981|
|Born:||January 21, 1910||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Brooklyn, New York, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
When crooks set up operations in a traditional town, a minister and a group of church ladies are willing to do anything, no matter how wacky, to get them out.
A mother and daughter switch bodies for one strange day.
A rock band tours to Albania to rescue kidnapped American stars.
A young woman fears the baby she''''s carrying is the son of Satan.
Hiram Stokley is a recently desased corpse who learns that he has 24 hours to mastermind and perform one good deed in order to get into Heaven, so he enlists the help of his long deceased girlfriend Cecily, a ghost, to stop his greedy lawyer, Reginald Ripper and his henchman J. Sinister Hulk from claiming his estate for themselves and protecting his eligible heirs, Chuck, Lili, Hiram's cousin Myrtle, and her son who brings his beach party friends up at the mansion for a pool party while Reginald Ripper also employs his daughter Sinistra, and J. Sinister Hulk's slow-witted associates Chicken Feather and Yolanda to help them terrorize the teens, while dopey biker Eric Von Zipper and his Malibu Rat Pack bikers also get involved in pursuing Yolanda for a share of the estate.
After killing her pimp, a prostitute runs away to small-town America in a futile search for normality.
A passenger jet and a private plane head for a collision.
A drama critic and his family try to adjust to life in the country.
A daffy songwriter inherits a fortune but has to fight off gangsters to get it.
Boston pharmacist Tom Craig comes to Sacramento, where he runs afoul of local political boss Britt Dawson, who exacts protection payment from the citizenry. Dawson frames Craig with poisoned medicine, but Craig redeems himself during a Gold Rush epidemic.
A Hollywood publicity stunt ruins the leading lady's love life and draws the attention of federal agents.
A beautiful ghost enlists a henpecked husband to track down her killer.
A bandleader enlists a down-on-his-luck actor to teach him Shakespeare.
A playboy on the run hooks up with a sideshow''''s beautiful owner.
A small radio station is saved of getting bankrupt by a backer, who invests money for a TV equipment, if the owner allows, that his dancing daughter Annabelle can dance and sing on the screen, but due to her voice, her singing had to be dubbed by the owner's girl friend Pat Abbott.But problems start, when the owner starts dating Annabelle.
Three screwball detectives try to protect a lawyer from a murderous gorilla.
A socialite posing as her own maid falls for a rodeo rider.
An heiress takes a job as a department store clerk.
A young innocent in Hollywood enlists a publicist''s help in her search for stardom.
Nursing school students have to care for an abandoned baby.
A plain-jane by day and a beauty by night, a secretary juggles two identities in order to keep her job and win her boss's heart.
A feisty Irish woman turns a truck driver into a championship boxer.
College football scouts recruit a country bumpkin with a killer kick.
A con artist creates a composite photo to win a beauty contest, then has to find the real thing.
Three young girls working in an agency have build a singing trio. They want to 'lease' the dictaphone of their boss to make a record of their singin, but they are caught and fired. When they are not able to pay their rent any longer, they decide to try it on an amateur contest at a radio station. Due to lack of food Susan Moore becomes unconscious and the contest is won by a big band. But this big band offers them a job withe them at the radio station, they accept but after a while they again start to reach out for higher things and leave the big band.
Entertainers enter a political rally to get out of the rain and become part of the show. One of them (Powell) gives a speech in place of the besotted candidate (Walburn) and is chosen to be the candidate by backers he later exposes as crooks.
An irresponsible Broadway star gets mixed up with gambling and gangsters.
Underworld king Lee Lother has been killed aboard a ocean liner, several people could have been the murderer. There is his mistress Anya Roysen, a married woman, who was jealous of his flirtations with his old moll, night club singer Sally Marsh, who had agreed for one last night with Lother, to get her younger brother Ned out of the Lother's clutches because he has faked Lother's name on a check to pay his gambling debts. Then there is Sally's new flame Jimmy Brett, a con man and gentlemen thief, who has out-tricked Lother in a fixed poker game, and is, together with shorty, after the ladies jewels. Inspector McKinney suspects Joe Saunders, a recently released convict, who was arrested due to some tips by Lother, but Ned and Sally insist that they committed the crime alone.
A gold-digging chorus girl tries to keep her virtue while searching for a rich husband.
A girl poses as a French maid to catch a singing star.
Comedic duo Patsy Kelly and Lyda Roberti camp out in the woods for a publicity stunt in this short film.
When a star football player needs a wisdom tooth to pull in order to play, Patsy Kelly isn''''t so sure she wants to giver any of her teeth up in this comedic short.
In this comedic short, trouble ensues when Patsy Kelly is sent to pick up the niece of her boss who has just arrived in America.
In this comedic short, Patsy Kelly and Pert Kelton get jobs selling aluminum cookware door to door with little success.
In this comedic short, Thelma Todd and Patsy Kelly go to a radio station in hopes of starting an acting career.
In this short comedy, Patsy Kelly and Thelma Todd come across some much needed money that just happens to be stolen.
In this comedic short, Patsy Kelly and Thelma Todd loose their jobs as dancers and end up as assistants for a magician.
In this comedic short, two friends find themselves at a house owned by a mad scientist with a robot.
In this comedic short, Thelma Todd and Patsy Kelly move into an apartment... and end up driving each other crazy!
In this short film, a woman tries to convince her friend that she''''s struck it rich.
In this short film, comedienne Patsy Kelly inherits her uncle''''s diving suit and a treasure map.
Two reporters attempt to find a story at a hospital in this comedic short.
Like a true friend, Patsy Kelly helps Thelma Todd land a screen test but this time her help isn''''t needed in this comedic short.
In this comedic short film, Patsy Kelly tries to stay with Thelma Todd at the hospital where she works, but Thelma is forced to pretend that Patsy is a patient.
In this short film, Thelma Todd and Patsy Kelly buy a farm in Paradise Acres and get scammed.
In this comedic short, Patsy Kelly angers a local sheriff whom wrecks havoc with the sideshow she performs in.
In this short film, comedic duo Patsy Kelly and Thelma Todd crash a high society party and have trouble fitting in.
In this comedic short, two women are offered a job in a department store... and are locked in after hours.
In this short film, Thelma Todd falls for a gentleman but Patsy Kelly has her doubts.
To raise money for rent, a woman poses as a French artist in this comedic short.
In this short film, Patsy Kelly is coerced into faking a lost leg in order to win an insurance settlement after an automobile accident.
In this short film, Patsy Kelly and Thelma Todd must share their voyage on a steamship with a gorilla.
In this short film, Thelma Todd and Patsy Kelly are flight attendants on an experimental flight.
In this short film, Patsy Kelly and Thelma Todd try to brave the great outdoors.
In this comedic short film, Thelma Todd and Patsy Kelly win a car at a movie theater raffle contest.
A gangster''''s moll attempts to break into high society in this comedic short. Vitaphone Release 1203.
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