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|Also Known As:||Died:||October 30, 1968|
|Born:||October 14, 1907||Cause of Death:||heart attack|
|Birth Place:||Great Falls, Montana, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
A silent comic's rampant ego ruins the lives of those around him.
A con artist hawks musical instruments and band uniforms to small-town America.
A girl from a family of freethinkers falls for the son of a conservative banker.
A girl with a reputation falls for a wealthy playboy.
Agent Pete Garland is fired by society singer Monica Barrett after he got her a new radio contract, because she thinks her lawyer friend Teddy Leeds fits in better with her social status. To get even, Pete wants to make an unknown singer into a star. He finds Ruth Allison, drives her hard through rehearsals and makes her a star. But she is worried about her past, something she hasn't told Pete: She's an ex-convict and jumped bail in order to keep her partners in crime out of it. Further she's in love with Pete, but feels that he's still carrying a torch for Monica. When Monica's popularity is decreasing, Pete is able to get Ruth a stint on the program, the result is Monica is fired and Ruth get her job, but Monica takes revenge by revealing Ruth's past. Ruth considers it is best for her to disappear before being arrested, but she has become a star in public opinion. Will she get Pete or will she go to prison again ?
The publicity romance between a prizefighter and a showgirl turns into the real thing.
A feisty Irish woman turns a truck driver into a championship boxer.
A man convicted of murder escapes from jail and hides out in the home of a smalltown newspaper publisher who has befriended him. She knows who the real killer is.
The famed female sharpshooter learns that you can't get a man with a gun when she falls for a rival marksman.
A playboy student backs a musical show.
A jewel heist leads to murder.
A romantic starts a marriage agency so he can play Cupid.
A gangster tries to turn his tone-deaf girlfriend into a singing star.
A stranded carnival girl comes between a lady show owner and the town barber.
A girl from the wrong side of the tracks is torn between true love and a life of sin.
"In the Gay Nineties New York had grown up into bustles and balloon Sleeves ... but The Bowery had grown younger, louder and more rowdy until it was known as the 'Livest Mile on the face of the globe' ... the cradle of men who were later to be famous." The scene opens in a saloon named "Nigger Joe's" ...
A waitress dreams of becoming a Broadway star.
The story of a heartless loan shark who tries to live up to the heroic reputation a writer creates for him when he thinks the loan shark is dead.
In this short film, various celebrities take part in a circus performance.
In this comedic short, Patsy Kelly and Pert Kelton get jobs selling aluminum cookware door to door with little success.
Joe Zanfardino ( 2006-03-14 )
Pert Kelton was the original "Alice" on TV's "The Honeymooners".
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