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In Dakota territory in the 1870s, White Bull, a young Sioux, proves his manhood by catching and training a wild colt he names Tonka. When a cruel cousin claims the horse as the privilege of rank, White Bull lets Tonka go. The horse ends up in the hands of a captain in the US cavalry about the time that Sitting Bull gathers the tribes to confront the growing US presence, epitomized by the bigoted General Custer. All paths, including those of White Bull and Tonka, lead to the confluence of the Little and Big Horn rivers.
A notorious gunman faces a series of challengers determined to out-shoot him.
Mark Stevens, Forrest Tucker, Gale Robbins, Vaughn Taylor, John Ward. Two brothers on opposite sides of the law become embroiled in an Arizona range war between cattlemen and farmers.
Four of the frontier west''s famed law officers--Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, Pat Garrett and Buffalo Bill--convene to defend the sprouting city of Abilene.
A couple attempts to keep important secrets from Communist spies.
A junkie must face his true self to kick his drug addiction.
Two brothers end up on opposite sides of the law in the old West.
A wounded bank robber takes over his brother''''s home.
A racketeer saves his daughter''''s no-good husband from the chair but lives to regret it.
Two brothers compete for their father's approval and a woman's love.
Nuclear tests set a dormant prehistoric monster on a path of destruction.
A former jailbird makes good after the wrong man is accused for his crime.
The citizens of Poker Flat attempt to rid their town of bad influences.
Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata leads the peasants against a corrupt president.
A concentration camp survivor assumes a dead woman''''s identity but gets caught in a wealthy family''''s intrigues.
LaRochelle, a former pirate captain, is caught by the British. To get his ship back, he works as a spy against other pirates, first of all Blackbeard and Providence. He works on some ships, crossing the Caribbean sea, with the intention of being enchained, when a pirate ship is in sight, to make them believe he's an enemy of the British. One day, his ship is conquered by Captain Providence. What nobody knew before, Providence is a (beautiful, of course) woman. She believes his story and so he joins her crew. But Blackbeard, her fatherly friend, doesn't believe him. Providence and LaRochelle fall in love, although he is married. When LaRochelle tries to deliver her to the British, she forebodes the trap, kidnaps his wife and escapes. As for revenge, she wants to sell his wife on a slave-market. LaRochell gets his ship and his crew back and follows her. ...
Former football star Harry Joplin is down on his luck, both in his career and in his married life. He seems convinced of his own unworthiness, but a chance to play in a charity football game helps him see his life in a new light.
A black family tries to build a new life by passing as white.
A war hero''''s amnesia keeps him from dealing with his criminal past.
After World War II, ex-soldiers trickle into French Saigon to join the Foreign Legion, among them American Whit Corbett and German Carl Reicher. Is Reicher really SS war criminal Martin Bruner, and is Corbett after him? Art dealer Van Ratten and nightclub chanteuse Lili Maubert are also more than they seem. Action scenes include anti-guerilla jungle warfare.
Small towners kidnap a salesman to help them win a race against their rivals.
A child of the tenements helps an ex-con find a new life.
The life and campaigns of the Maid of Orleans.
Country squire Henry Maurier is patient with his wife Emily, a neurotic invalid, but her brother surprises Henry with his young mistress Doris. The same night, Emily dies of her chronic heart disease, and Henry promptly marries Doris, to the chagrin of neighbor Janet Spence, who loves him. When a post-mortem shows that Emily's death was precipitated by arsenic, Henry is placed on trial for his life. But is he guilty?
A farmer's daughter falls in love with a man who fought against her family in the Civil War.
After his mother''s death, a young boy tries to help his father stop drinking.
In a long flashback, a New York publisher is in Venice pursuing the lost love letters of an early-19th-century poet, Jeffrey Ashton, who disappeared mysteriously. Using a false name, Lewis Venable rents a room from Juliana Bordereau, once Jeffrey Ashton's lover, now an aged recluse. Running the household is Juliana's severe niece, Tina, who mistrusts Venable from the first moment. He realizes all is not right when late one night he finds Tina, her hair unpinned and wild, at the piano. She calls him Jeffrey and throws herself at him. The family priest warns Venable to tread carefully around her fantasies, but he wants the letters at any cost, even Tina's sanity.
After finding religion, a cynical newspaperman tries to help young hoods.
Three girls overcome their differences when they join the WACS.
A Norwegian farmer tries to raise two children in the Midwest.
Two Navy vets compete to see whose son is the bigger hero.
Seven men escape from a concentration camp and fight their way to freedom.
A downed World War II pilot becomes the guardian angel for his successor in love and war.
A retired Marine gets caught in the middle of the Philippines campaign.
A Harvard graduate serving on a battleship is faced with the realities of war.
An outlaw and his brother are on opposite sides of a stagecoach robbery.
Brothers feud over a girl they both fall for while covering World War II.
A Washington matron tries to ignore the effects of World War II.
A happily married woman sees a psychoanalyst and develops doubts about her husband.
An unmarried woman stages a reunion with former suitors to recapture the romance of her past.
Feuding co-workers don't realize they're secret romantic pen pals.
A miner fights his way across Death Valley to beat out the competition.
Friends become rivals when they strike-it-rich in oil.
A coldhearted Soviet agent is warmed up by a trip to Paris and a night of love.
A young doctor treats a gangster and falls for the man's kid sister.
A southern aristocrat clashes with a driver transporting stolen slaves to freedom.
A crusader returns to his Western hometown to root out corruption.
A young doctor tries to help a woman suffering from psychosomatic blindness.
A medical school graduate must choose between a small-town practice and a big-city internship.
A thief on the run from the law risks his life for love.
A reformed jewel thief helps detectives track down a criminal.
True story of Father Flanagan's fight to build a home for orphaned boys.
A young jockey goes crooked to land a valuable riding job.
Three middle-aged men try to recapture the joys of their college days.
An innocent man escapes a lynch mob then returns for revenge.
A milquetoast has to fight off cops and gangsters when he''''s mistaken for a criminal.
Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of a young boy out to foil pirates and find a buried treasure.
A wife strays, then fights to redeem herself to her husband.
A criminal lawyer's wife faces blackmail when she has an affair.
An eccentric family tries to work together when the father is accused of embezzlement.
U.S. sailor Jimmy Harrigan, on shore leave in San Pedro, meets and falls for Sally Brent She promises to wait for him when he ships out to San Francisco, but Jimmy becomes jealous and tells her off when he learns Sally has entered a marathon dance contest sponsored by a lecherous snake named Baron Portola. Along with several of his Navy pals, Jimmy goes to the ballroom the night of the dance marathon, to try to change Sally's mind and win her back.
A man rises to run a railroad company at the cost of his family ties.
A New York cop falls in love with a waterfront waitress whose sister falls for a gangster.
Russian beauty Anita Mellikovna, traveling by train with a forged passport and carrying jewels, finds the police on her tail. Seeing Deene Maxwell, whom she met one summer in Scotland, on a train across the tracks, Anita climbs out of her train and enters his compartment. Deene, a British official traveling to Moscow, suggests they pose as husband and wife, since he has diplomatic immunity, and offers to marry her at the British Embassy. After the wedding, Anita reveals that she is already married to an eccentric, violent composer, Louis Capristi, whom she left on their wedding night after he threatened her. Meanwhile, Capristi, under the name Charles Pringle, is imprisoned in an English asylum for the criminally insane since he strangled a woman to death. Anita and Deene are happily in love in England when they are confronted by Capristi, who escaped after he heard about their marriage. Capristi threatens to have them arrested for bigamy unless they allow him to stay a few days until his boat for South America sails. Deene's friend, Scotland Yard Inspector Slante, becomes suspicious of Capristi and posts guards to watch him. One evening in a restaurant in Soho, the French girl Mariette recognizes Capristi as Pringle, and he murders her. Disguising his voice, Capristi calls Deene and lures him out of the house by telling him to meet Slante at Mariette's apartment.
After only 11 hours of marriage, Annabelle and her husband separate-not knowing what each other truly looks like. Annabelle is given stocks in a mining enterprise by her husband and told not to part with them. Annabelle, an extravagant spender, is forced to give the stocks to her husband's millionaire rival. Hearing that her husband is returning home, Annabelle poses as a cook at her husband's rival's home. Her husband arrives but is unrecognizable to Annabelle. He's now working as a captain for his rival. Annabelle finds herself falling for this mysterious captain.
Writer (feature film)
In 1876, Duncan MacDonald joins the new, 300-member Mounted Police in western Canada, just in time for a dangerous mission. It seems the Cree Indians, raiding across the border in Montana, took two hostages for their safe return to Canada. But MacDonald, with only scout Natayo to help, will need all his diplomacy and then some to extract the captives from the midst of a thousand Cree.
Assistant Direction (short)
This short film provides a humorous look at "unwanted" gifts.
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