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|Also Known As:||Died:||January 18, 2000|
|Born:||November 9, 1913||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Austria||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Hedy Lamarr is known as a Hollywood star of the 1940s, but she was also a talented inventor who created a radio system that is now considered the basis of Bluetooth technology.
Classic musical numbers and rare behind-the-scenes footage show how MGM created the screen''s greatest musicals. Featuring clips with Gene Kelly, Lena Horne and Debbie Reynolds.
A television producer loses his series and gets audited, but at the same time he falls in love.
A salute to the Hollywood celebrities who entertained American combat troops at home and abroad during World War II.
Compilation documentary on the film industry's world and efforts during World War II.
Jaded movie star Vanessa Windsor, saved from a studio accident by handsome extra Chris Farley, pursues him, and soon he's the 'caretaker' of her beach house. Vanessa's sexy, alcoholic adult daughter Penny accidentally meets Chris, who rescues her from an 'octopus' boyfriend. Before you know it, Chris is involved with both mother and daughter, and his only way out is to take a job in a Mexican picture about man-eating orchids...
Satan and the spirit of mankind contend for the future of humanity.
A woman tries to decide which character she will show up as at a prestigious costume ball.
A comedian poses as an international spy to recover mysterious microfilm.
Epic re-telling of the story of the Biblical strongman laid low by love.
A secret service agent falls in love with an illegal immigrant.
During post civil war, southern veterans move wet to find money to rebuild their homes and are continuously harassed.
A harried, overworked advertising executive is being pursued romantically by one of his clients, a successful perfume magnate ... and his former fiancée. The latest client of the agency is a psychiatrist and author of a new book. When the executive goes over to discuss the ad campaign, the psychiatrist turns out to be a woman. But what does he really need? Romance? Or analysis?
Madeleine Damien is the fashion editor of a slick Manhattan magazine by day and a lively party girl by night. Unfortunately, the pressures of her job, including kowtowing to a hefty advertiser, and her bad luck with men are driving her to a breakdown. She seeks the help of a psychiatrist, and under his orders, quits her job and moves into a smaller flat under a new identity. She becomes interested in painting and a handsome neighbor. He soon finds out about her past when an ex-suitor implicates her in a murder.
An unscrupulous 19th-century woman will stop at nothing to control the men in her life.
A hotel bellboy is the unlikely choice to escort a visiting princess, over the protests of his invalid girlfriend.
A small-town doctor tries to help a beautiful woman with a deranged husband.
A guerilla leader falls in love with a mysterious woman in World War II Lisbon.
An astronomer's neglected wife takes up astrology and a handsome astrologer.
A French diplomat who's recovered from amnesia is blackmailed over crimes he can't remember.
A sultry native woman ignites the passions of workers on an African plantation.
Inhabitants of a Southern California fishing village strive for the simple pleasures of life.
A stuffy businessman livens things up by having a fling.
A Viennese refugee weds a struggling author platonically so she can stay in the U.S.
Three showgirls in the Ziegfeld Follies face romantic trials on their way to the top.
An American warms up an icy Russian streetcar conductor.
A tenement doctor's marriage to a European refugee threatens his practice.
Friends become rivals when they strike-it-rich in oil.
An American playboy in Saigon has to fight to get his Eurasian wife out of the country.
A thief on the run from the law risks his life for love.
A frustrated young wife escapes her passionless marriage through an affair with a young engineer.
In the very oldfashioned town of Ostend suddenly 13 suitcases are delivered to the hotel, with a note, that O.F. will be here soon and needs 6 rooms (the hotel just has five). This event, probably the biggest in 300 years, starts a small wave of modernisation, yet everybody is wondering who O.F. is. Journalist Stix and architect Stark have an idea how to use this event. They proclaim, that O.F. is a former citizen of the town, who became a millionaire abroad. They tell their fellow citizens that the town still needs modernisation, like better hotels, nightclubs, shops, etc. And soon, Ostend is a boomtown, then a capital. The architect, responsible for the new buildings is finaly allowed to marry the mayor's daughter, while Stix marries the cabaret star and the widowed mayor his new secretary. The only problem is, O.F. hasn't shown up, while finance experts from all over the world are trying to solve the depression problem, that is non-existant in Ostend, this soon lets the people forget about O.F.
Writer (feature film)
This short film presents the awards ceremony for the 1939 Academy Awards. Vitaphone Release 9780-9783.
Thousands of stars and fans gather in Hollywood for the world premiere of "Marie Antoinette" (1938) in this promotional short film.
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