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Cinematography (feature film)
An Indian prince tries to save his British masters from a deadly revolt.
Art Director (feature film)
A struggling composer courts a singing star.
Post Production (feature film)
Epic re-telling of the story of the Biblical strongman laid low by love.
After a premature retirement, the legendary singer revives his career to entertain the troops during World War II.
An Australian gets caught in the battle between ranchers and sheep men.
Texas, 1878: cheerful outlaw-buddies Jim, Lorn and Wahoo rescue spunky orphan Rannie Carter from rustling racketeers, then are forced to separate. Lorn goes on to bigger and better robberies, while Jim and Wahoo are (at first reluctantly) maneuvered into joining the Texas Rangers. For friendship's sake, the three try to keep out of direct conflict, but a showdown begins to look inevitable. And Rannie, now grown into lovely young womanhood, must choose between Lorn and Jim.
Jeff Keane's expensive showhorse escapes from a train and runs wild in the Colorado wilderness. Keane searches for the horse while the horse learns the ways of the wild.
The legendary lover saves his queen from treason.
A married musical team splits up so the wife can become a serious actress.
Lassie helps an embittered woman find happiness with an orphaned boy.
A naval officer devotes his life to the development of the aircraft carrier.
The four daughters of a New England family fight for happiness during and after the Civil War.
A talent scout turns a young unknown into a radio singing star.
1933. A city boy arrives in his late mother's birthplace to discover the locals have been pestered by drought, old fights and a cougar. He turns out to be pivotal in all of these.
In 1924, stage-struck Boston blueblood Hannah Adams picks up musical star Tim O'Connor and takes him home for dinner. One thing leads to another, and when Tim's show rolls on to Chicago a new Mrs. O'Connor comes along as incompetent chorus girl. Hollywood beckons, and we follow the star careers of the O'Connor family in silents and talkies. Includes good imitation "silents" with classic cameo by Buster Keaton.
A timid young man is forced to follow in his father's footsteps as a notorious masked bandit.
An aging Cavalry officer tries to prevent an Indian war in the last days before his retirement.
Three law-breaking brothers try to go straight, only to be hounded by a vengeful detective.
A perpetual student is mistaken for a government official in a small Eastern European village.
A beautiful woman takes over a turn-of-the-century baseball team.
A cattle owner''s daughter risks everything to drill for oil.
A railroad detective tries to bring in a gang of train robbers and a lost love.
A blow to the head sends an auto mechanic back to the days of Camelot.
Newly arrived in Australia, a man discovers his childhood love is now an alcoholic.
Saloon-bar singer Freddie gets very angry whenever boyfriend Blackie seems to be playing around. She always packs a six-shooter, so this is bad news for anything that happens to be in the way. As this is usually the local judge's rear-end, Freddie and friend Conchita are soon hiding out teaching school in the middle of nowhere.
Musical biography of Marilyn Miller, who overcame heartache to become a Broadway star.
When nobody at Warner Bros. will work with him, movie star Jack Carson decides to turn an unknown into his co-star.
Three outlaws on the run risk their freedom and their lives to return a newborn to civilization.
Widow Abby Abbott is having serious money problems and has to dip into the family trust in order to pay for her daughter Susan's college tuition. The catch: Abby must also become a co-ed or she can't touch the money. After passing her entrance exams, Abby goes to college and becomes very popular, especially with a handsome English professor whom Susan has a crush on.
Drifter Sam Bass shows up in Denton, Texas (soon to host a great horse race) looking for work. Before long, he attracts the attention of pretty storekeeper Katherine Egan (the sheriff's sister) and that wild frontiers woman, Calamity Jane. Circumstances make Sam richer by a very fast race horse. But his seemingly good luck with horses and women leads him to disaster. Will he be forced into a life of crime?
In this musical remake of The Shop Around the Corner, feuding co-workers in a small music shop do not realize they are secret romantic pen pals.
Mistaken identity complicates a polo player's romance with a bathing suit designer.
A rancher''s son learns a valuable lesson when he''s given a pony.
A dentist in turn-of-the-century New York thinks he may have married the wrong girl.
A young ballerina is torn between her art and her romance with a young composer.
Lassie helps a Scottish doctor deal with his patients' problems.
Segments: "Once Upon a Wintertime," two lovers recued from an icy river by friendly animals; "Bumble Boogie," bee beset by musical instruments and symbols come to life; "Johnny Appleseed," story of the legendary pioneer tree-planter; "Trees," mood piece set to musical treatment of Joyce Kilmer's poem; "Little Toot," story of a heroic little tugboat who saves an ocean liner; "Blame it on the Samba," Donald Duck and Jose Carioca have the blues blown away at a Latin cafe; "Pecos Bill," story of the legendary cowpoke, his trusty mount Widowmaker and his sweetheart Slue Foot Sue.
A movie star falls for a handsome naval officer during location shooting in Hawaii.
Musical remake of Ah, Wilderness!, about a small-town boy's struggles with growing up.
A dedicated flyer pushes himself and those around him during a perilous World War II campaign.
A singer on a Caribbean cruise gets mixed up in a series of romantic problems.
A group of music professors takes in a singer on the run from her gangster boyfriend.
An orphaned boy mystically acquires green hair and a mission to end war.
The life and campaigns of the Maid of Orleans.
The invasion of Mexico by Cortez, as seen by a young Spanish officer fleeing the Inquisition.
When his partner leaves him, a vaudeville star trains an untried performer to take her place, finding love in the process.
The daughter of a ship's captain becomes a sea-going cupid.
An actor poses as a notorious pirate to court a romantic Caribbean girl.
Light-hearted, old-style romance about a farm-hand who arranges to buy a pair of mules from his employer. No one is able to handle the mules and he must train them. Adding to his dilemma, he pursues his boss's daughter who gets her kicks out of keeping him guessing about her true feelings. Of course, at the end he tames both the mules and the girl.
Cheerful outlaw Charlie Boles leaves former partners Lance and Jersey and heads for California, where the Gold Rush is beginning. Soon, a lone gunman in black is robbing Wells Fargo gold shipments. One fateful day, the stage he robs carries old friends Lance and Jersey...and notorious dancer Lola Montez, coming to perform in Sacramento. Black Bart and Lance become rivals for both Lola's favors and Wells Fargo's gold.
The Norwick family has had a successful run on the vaudeville circuit, but now some of the family wants out. Mom is ready to retire on the family's farm, and daughter June wants to quit now that she's engaged. That only leaves Dad and his son Bert, who are happy to work as a twosome. Soon Bert's love of baseball overtakes his show biz ambitions, especially after he's offered a major league contract to play. Now he has to figure out how to break the news to his dad.
A Civil War veteran becomes a judge so he can take out his bitterness on the world.
Two vaudevillians on the run from crooks try to pass themselves off as cowboys.
A Gypsy temptress seduces an innocent young officer, and then dumps him for another man.
An heiress discovers her racehorse is the reincarnation of her rich uncle, back to win the Kentucky Derby.
A newlywed countess falls for a Hungarian invader.
Songwriters Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart search for love while rising to the top.
In spring 18__, the loggers arrive at a mill town on the upper Mississippi drainage; the gambling riverboat is there to meet them, with river queen Sequin who loves logger Dan Corrigan. Sharp businessman Beauvais also wants Sequin, as well as all the sawmill business. To keep Dan near her, Sequin manipulates him into managing the local Morrison Mill; but then Morrison's daughter Stephanie sets her cap at Dan...
A war veteran and his young wife attempt to adjust to the boom years of the late 1940s.
A teenager thinks her father is involved with a fiery Latin singer.
Three young girls try to help their widowed mother find the right husband.
An inept dentist must rescue his outlaw wife from the Indians.
Athletic adaptation of Alexandre Dumas' classic adventure about the king's musketeers and their mission to protect France.
Traveling Salesman Virgil Smith wants to sell his Grammophones in pre-WWI Austria. To enhance this, he especially wants to sell one to Emperor Franz Joseph, but at first the Austrian palace guards think he is carrying a bomb. He meets the Countess Johanna von Stolzenberg-Stolzenberg and after the usual misunderstandings, falls in love with her, this is especially assisted by his dog Buttons. But the relation between a Countess and an ordinary U.S. citizen cannot work in Austria, that is the Emperor's opinion. Is he wrong?
A roving stallion causes problems for Wyoming ranchers when he leads their blue-blooded racing mares off to join his wild horse herd.
Two wealthy young men try to commit the perfect crime by murdering a friend.
Robert Young, Marguerite Chapman, Willard Parker, Akim Tamiroff, Barton MacLane, Mike Mazurki. When his prize mare is stolen, cowboy Robert Young goes in pursuit of the culprit, only to learn that he is also being pursued by the law for a murder he didn't commit
A Florida boy's pet deer threatens the family farm.
An accountant dreams of being a hero but finds it''s not so easy in real life.
A biopic of the career of Joe Howard (12 Feb.,1878 - 19 May, 1961), famous songwriter of the early 20th Century. Howard wrote the title song, Goodbye, My Lady Love; and Hello, My Baby among many others. Mark Stevens was dubbed by Buddy Clark, well known singer of the 30's and 40's
A fiery half-breed comes between a rancher''s good and evil sons.
The singer and star of the first "talkie" risks it all to become a star.
A film that qualifies as a Travelogue Documentary in that it contains footage of world-famous race tracks such as England's Ascot, Palermo in South America, and Churchill Downs, Jamaica, Aqueduct, Hollywood Park, Santa Anita, Belmont, Hialeah, Arlington and Saratoga in the United States, and since it begins in London in 1938, the Coronation of the King. Jock Wallace (Cornel Wilde), an easy-going and rootless horse lover, is taken to task by Leslie Hale (Maureen O'Hara), who thinks he has swindled her Aunt Helen (Ethel Griffies) on the purchase of a horse. He finds out that she is engaged to Bill Van Dyke (Glenn Langan), a young diplomat, and follows her to London , entering the horse he acquired from Aunt Helen in the famed Ascot Gold Cup. Jock and Leslie fall in love and are married on a boat to South America. In Buenos Aires, Leslie is jealous of Kitty Brant (Helen Walker), an old flame of Jock's. Leslie wants Jock to settle down on his Maryland farm to raise and sell race horses, but he has too much gypsy in his blood and wants to follow the race-track circuit. They separate and he gives Leslie the horse that brought them together, and he hits the road. Leslie and old-time trainer "Doc" Ellbourne (James Gleason) then proceed to win race after race with the horse. Jock, contrite and converted, returns to his old homestead and begins training another horse. Will his horse beat her horse?
A Mexican beauty replaces her toreador brother in the bull ring so he can pursue his musical career.
The world''s worst actress rises to stardom as serial queen Pearl White.
A famous singer's son falls for a swimming star.
A football hero falls in love with his French tutor.
Musical biography of Irish songwriter Chauncey Olcott.
True story of composer Jerome Kern's rise to the top on Broadway and in Hollywood.
A straitlaced turn-of-the-century father presides over a family of boys and the mother who really rules the roost.
In the late 1800s, Miss Pilgrim, a young stenographer, or typewriter, becomes the first female employee at a Boston shipping office. Although the men object to her at first, she soon charms them all, especially the handsome young head of the company. Their romance gets sidetracked when she becomes involved in the Women's Suffrage movement.
While building a tunnel through the Andes, an engineer falls in love with his possessive boss's daughter.
Disney version of fairy tale "Jack and the Beanstalk", featuring Mickey, Donald and Goofy in the main roles. Also contains another short film, re-released as "Bongo"
A couple tries a hand at romance while their respective families are busy feuding.
An English convict girl sent to the colonies gets mixed up in the war with the Indians.
Pepe Castro and Luisa Molina return to Costa Rica from U.S. schools to find that their parents have arranged their marriage. Pepe has brought his new sweetheart Celeste with him from the USA, but can't get a word in edgewise with his father. Then Luisa meets American coffee buyer Jeff Stephens at the fiesta. Meanwhile, the obtuse parents continue to plan the wrong marriage...
Fritzi Haller is a powerful casino owner in Chuckawalla, Nevada. Her daughter Paula (having quit school) returns at the same time as racketeer Eddie Bendix, who left under suspicion of murdering his wife. Paula and Eddie become involved; each for their own reasons, Fritzi, Paula's old beau Tom, and Eddie's pal Johnny try to break up the relationship. Then Eddie's past catches up with him in an unexpected way.
The goddess of the dance comes to Earth to take over a musical lampooning the gods.
Amber St Clair means to get on in life and despite a poor background knows she has the assets to do it. Husbands, lovers, prison and a liaison with King Charles II form a tapestry of apparently calculating ups and downs, although in fact the one love of her life, Bruce Carlton, is never far from Amber's thoughts.
"Wicked" Lily Bishop joins a wagon train to California, led by Michael Fabian and Johnnny Trumbo, but news of the Gold Rush scatters the train. When Johnny and Michael finally arrive, Lily is rich from her saloon and storekeeper (former slaver) Pharaoh Coffin is bleeding the miners dry. But worse troubles are ahead: California is inching toward statehood, and certain people want to make it their private empire.
A married vaudeville team struggles to raise a family while touring the nation.
The Arabian Nights hero sets off to find the lost treasure of Alexander the Great.
In 1865, the cadets of a Russian Naval Academy ship have shore leave in Morocco; among them is (fictionalized) future composer 'Nicky' Rimsky-Korsakov. In search of a piano, Nicky and singing ship's doctor Klin meet a family of once-wealthy Spanish colonists...and their daughter Cara who secretly dances in a cabaret. Romantic complications ensue, but Nicky seems less interested in Cara's favors than in inspirations for his future masterpieces.
A young dance student accidentally cripples a teacher she doesn't like.
A conductor means to destroy the career of a former student, pianist Myra Hassman. Showing no mercy, he conspires to ruin her even as she wrestles with Rachmaninoff at Carnegie Hall.
Legendary showman Flo Ziegfeld imagines the kind of Follies he could produce with MGM's musical stars.
Straitlaced waitresses battle saloon girls to win the West for domesticity.
A shy milkman gets into boxing when he turns out to have a killer punch.
A respected businessman and his gambler best friend fall for the same woman in 1850s Oregon.
A young girl tries to rehabilitate the famous collie after his return from combat service in World War II.
Robins Hood''s son reunites the Merry Men to battle royal corruption.
A reworking of "Moon Over Miami" set at the turn of the century. Three sisters set out for Atlantic City disguised as an heiress, her secretary, and a maid, in the hope that one of them will land a rich husband.
In 1876 Philadelphia, two sisters (Jeanne Crain and Linda Darnell) vie for the affections of a Frenchman (Cornel Wilde) who's come to town to prepare the French pavilion for the Centennial exposition.
In this remake of Libeled Lady, a tough newspaper editor hires a gigolo to compromise a woman suing his paper for libel.
A Western loner forges a bond with a runaway horse.
A dean of a music school undergoes a transformation after she meets a swing bandleader.
An ambassador''s daughter falls for a famous musician.
Best friends become enemies when one signs on with a rustler.
A prominent citizen''s daughter marries an outlaw''s son.
Two producers and their girls look for a backer for their big show.
Aesop takes a break from spinning fables to help a king and fall in love.
Vaudeville partners spend years vying for the same beautiful woman.
A brainy school girl falls apart over a new, handsome teacher.
Fanciful biography of songwriter Cole Porter, who rose from high society to find success on Tin Pan Alley.
Uncle Remus draws upon his tales of Brer Rabbit to help little Johnny deal his confusion over his parents' separation as well as his new life on the plantation. The tales: The Briar Patch, The Tar Baby and Brer Rabbit's Laughing place.
A beautiful neurotic will stop at nothing to hold onto her husband's love.
Henry Pecket (Clem Bevans) keeps a land-bound, home-made sloop in the backyard of his boarding house ran by widow Sara March (Charlotte Greenwood), who is tolerant of the fancied trips around the world taken by her "ancient mariner" boarder. Little Nella Cairn (Connie Marshall,)another boarder, is his constant companion on the sloop's "trips." When her brother, Jeff Cairn (John Payne), enlists in the Navy, Nella is sent to board with a cousin, but is unhappy and returns to the boarding house. Pecket sends for Jenny (June Haver), a waitress for Mr. Agrippa (Oliver Blake) at his lunchroom and sweetheart of Jeff. Pecket and Jenny together decide to take care of Nella, when she receives a telegram from the War Department advising that Jeff is missing in action. To console the young girl, Pecket tells her they'll sail out to a wonderful island he knows about where he is sure Jeff can be found. The widow March, incensed about gossip she hears that Pecket is entertaining women guests on his boat, sells it to Mr. Agrippa, who wants to make a hamburger stand out of it. He has a man install wheels on it and plans to tow it away the next day. Pecket, Jenny and Nella have a meeting on the boat, a storm blows up, and since the sails are set, the "Sara March" puts out to "sea,", where it becomes "reefed" in a haystack. A young itinerant dentist, Howard Williams (John Ireland), offers to tow them but runs out of gas just as they reach Dignman's Ferry. He suggests they launch the boat, and all hands, including Williams, who comes in handy when they encounter a scientist in need of dental work, set sail on an enchanted voyage for Pecket's rendezvous island..to find Jeff.
A disgraced hockey player takes up figure skating and falls for the show''s star.
A con man poses as a Latin American heiress'' guardian angel.
A chronicle of the political career of U.S. President Woodrow Wilson.
An American girl falls for an RAF pilot while performing at a British music hall.
A murdered nightclub star possesses a mild-mannered look-alike to bring his killers to justice.
Two sisters from Hungary become famous entertainers in the early 20th century.
A reformed rustler tracks down a band of cattle thieves and tries to reform a crooked dance-hall girl.
Bill wants to join the Army, but he's 4F so he asks a wizard to help him, but the wizard has slight problems with his history knowlege, so he sends Bill everywhere in history, but not to WWII.
The beloved collie goes to war to help the resistance in occupied Norway.
Joe Davis Sr., headliner at a big nightclub, is visited by medical student son Joe Jr., who to Dad's chagrin wants to be a crooner, and soon comes between Dad and his girlfriend Claire. So glamorous dancer Bonnie is enlisted to distract Junior. Which does Bonnie want more, the fur coat or true love? Plot is a framework for numerous Ziegfeld style stage productions.
An Iowa family finds romance and adventure at the yearly state fair.
Young, lovely Naila becomes queen of the ancient Egyptian kingdom of Khemis when her father is killed in a slave revolt. Continuing her penchant for going incognito among the people, she seeks out rebel leader Herua. But through palace treachery, she herself is captured and enslaved. After various adventures, she finds herself rescued by (and attracted to) the very rebel she was seeking. Will gratitude or revenge win out? Gorgeous scenery and costumes.
In this true story, Texas Guinan rises from Wild West shows to become New York's "Queen of the Nightclubs" during Prohibition.
With his friends Jose Carioca and Panchito, Donald Duck discovers the joys of Latin American life.
The owner of a San Francisco saloon yearns to rank among the upper crust of Nob Hill. When he begins romancing a wealthy socialite it looks like he may have his entree into high society. The pretty star of his saloon's show, however, wants to make sure he stays on the Barbary Coast.
The famed composer Chopin sacrifices everything, even love, for his native Poland.
A soldier returning from World War II finds love with a lady swimmer.
A pair of sailors on leave try to help a movie extra become a singing star.
Dutch rebels in the Caribbean turn pirate and kidnap the corrupt Spanish governor's bride-to-be.
A British farm girl fights to train a difficult horse for the Grand National Steeplechase.
Young love and childish fears highlight a year in the life of a turn-of-the-century family.
Upon discovering his fiancTe Tollea has been kidnaped, Ramu and his friend Kado set out for a Pacific isle where all strangers are to be killed on arrival and the inhabitants, who are frequently sacrificed to an angry volcano god, worship the cobra. The island is ruled over by Tollea's evil twin Naja, the Cobra Woman, who, besides having designs on her new prisoner Ramu, also desires to eliminate any competition from her benevolent sister.
A hypochondriac''s imagined illnesses aren''t enough to keep him out of the military.
A speakeasy owner steals a serious young composer''s songs so he can produce a musical.
A retired vaudevillian clashes with his producer son.
A lad with a penchant for trouble is sent to live with his aunt and uncle in Indiana. Though he's not happy about the arrangement at first, his love of horses and his affection for a young colt that he plans to race make life bearable. He also finds romance with tomboyish Char who shares his love for horses.
In an unspecified Renaissance kingdom, no sooner has Anube's gypsy tribe encamped near Baron Tovar's village when Count Orso is found murdered. The wicked baron blames the gypsies and imprisons them all in his castle. Meanwhile, a mysterious stranger on a white horse has hidden the murder arrow and won the heart of gypsy belle Carla, to the discomfiture of her erstwhile fiancTe Tonio. Baron Tovar is also fascinated by Carla...especially when he notices her heraldic pendant.
A European immigrant becomes a master of industry but almost loses his family.
This film follows the legendary story of William "Buffalo Bill" Cody, from buffalo hunter to wild west showman.
A nightclub dancer makes it big in modeling, leaving her dancer boyfriend behind.
In the classic Arabian Nights tale, the king of the beggars enters high society to help his daughter marry a handsome prince.
Glamorous Lorry Jones, the toast of a Missouri military canteen, has become "engaged" to almost every serviceman she's signed her pin-up photo for. Now she's leaving home to go into government service (not, as she fantasizes, to join the USO). On a side trip to New York, her vivid imagination leads her to True Love with naval hero Tommy Dooley; but increasingly involved Musical Comedy Complications follow.
A girl is raised as a native while living on a tropical island.
Saloon entertainers get mixed up with a bank robbery.
A cowardly knight rescues a disguised princess from pirates.
A songwriter enrolls in an all-girl school to court a pretty gym teacher.
An egotistical acrobat joins the Army and falls in love with his commander's daughter.
Dr. Hohner (Karloff), theatre physician at the Vienna Royal Theatre, murders his mistress, the star soprano when his jealousy drives him to the point of mad obsession. Ten years later, another young singer (Foster) reminds Hohner of the late diva, and his old mania kicks in. Hohner wants to prevent her from singing for anyone but him, even if it means silencing her forever. The singer's fiancTe (Bey) rushes to save her in the film's climax.
A senator''s daughter follows her boyfriend in the days of the California gold rush.
Ali Baba, son of the Kalif of Bagdad is brought up by the 40 Thieves after his father is killed by the soldiers of Hugalu Khan, who received the necessary information by traitor Cassim. Ali becomes the leader of the thieves and they are fighting for the freedom of his land. Per chance Ali captures the fiancTe of Hugalu Khan, who turns out to be his girl friend Amara. After a few misunderstandings Ali uses her wedding day with Hugalu Khan as the day for the liberation of Bagdad.
The oddly-assorted Hart cousins: revue singer Blossom, con man Harry, and machinist Chiquita (who gets radio through her teeth!), inherit southern plantation Magnolia Manor, which alas proves to be a "termite trap" and tax liability. Fortunately, Sgt. Rocky Fulton from a nearby army camp appears with a plan to convert the place to a hotel for army wives; but to pay bills until then, they decide to put on a show. Of course, romantic and military complications intervene...
An old roué arrives in Hades to review his life with Satan, who will rule on his eligibility to enter the Underworld.
When someone robs the town bank before he can, a bandit joins forces with the sheriff to catch the real crooks.
A con man fast-talks his way into managing a Coney Island nightclub with a temperamental star.
Against his personal preference, PT boat commander Ward Stewart is made executive officer of the submarine USS Corsair. On leave before sailing, he meets schoolteacher Jean Hewlett and gives her a romantic rush...unaware that she's the sweetheart of Dewey Connors, his new commander. At sea, the men bond while fighting German Q-ships. When will they discover their mutual romantic rivalry? Will it interfere with a spectacular commando raid on a secret German base?
Pit violinist Claudin hopelessly loves rising operatic soprano Christine Dubois (as do baritone Anatole and police inspector Raoul) and secretly aids her career. But Claudin loses both his touch and his job, murders a rascally music publisher in a fit of madness, and has his face etched with acid. Soon, mysterious crimes plague the Paris Opera House, blamed on a legendary "phantom" whom none can find in the mazes and catacombs. But both of Christine's lovers have plans to ferret him out.
A retired Marine gets caught in the middle of the Philippines campaign.
A song-and-dance man's son stages a big show starring World War II soldiers.
A movie star wreaks havoc when she accepts an invitation to a military academy dance.
A U.S. mercenary and an army of peasants fight for Spain.
A faithful collie undertakes an arduous journey to return to her lost family.
A young songwriter leaves his Kentucky home to try to make it in New Orleans. Eventually he winds up in New York, where he sells his songs to a music publisher, but refuses to sell his most treasured composition: "Dixie." The film is based on the life of Daniel Decatur Emmett, who wrote the classic song "Dixie."
When a reporter exposes her past in burlesque, a musical theatre star sets out for revenge.
A night club employee dreams he's Louis XV, and the star he idolizes is his lady love.
Playboy Andy Mason, on leave from the army, romances showgirl Eadie Allen overnight to such effect that she's starry-eyed when he leaves next morning for active duty in the Pacific. Only trouble is, he gave her the assumed name of Casey. Andy's eventual return with a medal is celebrated by his rich father with a benefit show featuring Eadie's show troupe, at which she's sure to learn his true identity...and meet Vivian, his 'family-arrangement' fiancTe. Mostly song and dance.
To land a rich husband, golddigger Marjory Stuart goes to Trinidad posing as a debutante. Beach boy Pete promptly unmasks her, but offers to help her catch his enemy, yachtsman Alfred Monroe. Marjory's pal Bubbles turns out to be the old flame of Pete's pal Wally. All the well-planned efforts to land Monroe end in slapstick; then Wally's voodoo priestess landlady gives him a love potion that works...
Young Ken McLaughlin has a problem doing anything to please his father. The boy is constantly getting into one sticky situation after another and is also a poor student. To teach him responsibility, Ken's parents give him a colt to take care of. Can he nurse it back to health when it becomes sick, and will he and his father ever bond ?
When he's named governor of Jamaica, a former pirate sets out to clean up the Caribbean.
A veteran flyer and the youngster he''s training fall for the same girl.
A chronicle of songwriter Paul Dresser as he moves up into New York society.
Ranger Don Stuart fights a forest fire with timber boss friend Tana 'Butch' Mason, and finds evidence of arson. He suspects Twig Dawson but can't prove it. Butch loves Don but he, poor fool, won't notice her as a woman; instead he meets socialite Celia in town and elopes with her. The action plot (Don's pursuit of the fire starter) parallels Tana's comic efforts to scare tenderfoot Celia back to the city.
A brash young Marine has to redeem himself after trying to romance a female officer.
With his sidekick Rusty, Jeff Harper sails to paradisiacal tropical isle Ahmi-Oni to bargain on behalf of his cattle baron father for land owned by transplanted Irishman Dennis O'Brien. But Jeff falls in love with O'Brien's daughter, Eileen, and even his father can't break them up after he arrives and himself falls under the spell of island splendor.
A pair of Broadway partners threaten to breakup after old flames enter the picture.
A boy raised by wolves adjusts to life among humans.
Two sailors vie for the affections of a southern temptress while fighting off pirates.
Half-brothers vie for an Arabian throne and the love of a beautiful storyteller.
A mail flyer joins the Canadian air force for fun but has to prove his worth when he goes to war.
A young South Seas native boy is sent to the U.S. for his education, returns to his island after his father dies to try to stop a revolution.
A misunderstood youngster turns into one of the West''s most notorious outlaws.
A married matador''s rise to stardom is complicated by an affair with a beautiful aristocrat.
Robert Benchley learns about the animation process at Walt Disney Studios while trying to pitch an idea for a cartoon.
An outlaw goes straight to work for the telegraph company, which puts him in conflict with his lawless brother.
True-life story of Edna Gladney, who fought for orphans' rights in Texas.
A lady rancher upsets her family by bringing home a fiance from the city.
A Southern belle turns outlaw when her family loses their land.
A young man seeks to murder his father that abandoned his mother, yet fate plays a hand when a stranger appears.
An entertainer (Ameche) in Rio impersonates a wealthy arisocrat (also Ameche). When the aristocrat's wife (Faye) asks him to carry the impersonation further, complications ensue.
A ship company employee, Jay Williams (John Payne), is sent to Florida where one of the company cruise ships is stuck on a reef off of the coast. He obtains waivers from all of the passengers with the exception of Nan Spencer (Alice Faye), a department store salesgirl who wants her vacation NOW, not later. Jay is instructed to take Nan to Havana and set her up in the best hotel and keep her entertained. She visits a night club where the star attraction is Rosita Rivas (Carmen Miranda), and meets Rosita's worthless manager, Monte Blanca (Cesar Romero), who makes a play for her. Trouble also comes in the form of Jay's fiancee, Terry McCracken (Cobina Wright Jr.), when a romance develops between Nan and Jay.
Two sisters from Texas travel to Florida looking for rich husbands.
A crusading scientist fights to prevent bomber pilots from blacking out.
An embittered man threatens the love life of his niece, who's a dead ringer for his lost fiancee.
A bumbling young politician gets caught between grifters and a senator investigating corruption.
In 1885, three mismatched frontiersmen (teacher Riel, whiskey trader Corbeau, and trapper Duroc) foment rebellion in central Canada; only the local Mounties stand in their way. Constable Ronnie Logan loves Corbeau's savage daughter Louvette; his pal Jim Brett loves April, the district nurse, but finds a rival in visitor Dusty Rivers, a Texas Ranger who wants Corbeau for murder. Treachery, battle, and tense situations follow in rapid order, with more lighthearted intervals.
Mytyl and her brother Tyltyl, a woodchopper's children, are led by the Fairy Berylune on a magical trip through the past, present, and future to locate the Blue Bird of Happiness.
A brilliant physicist in the Peruvian jungle discovers how to shrink his enemies.
More fictional than factual biography of Stephen Foster. Songwriter from Pittsburgh falls in love with the South, marries a Southern gal (Leeds), then is accused of sympathizing when the Civil War breaks out.
The legendary outlaw''s brother eludes the law to avenge Jesse James''s murder.
A surprise inheritance breaks up a once-impoverished noblewoman and a doctor.
Love and horse racing spice up an American girl's South American vacation.
A voice teacher and his star pupil run away together to a life of love and poverty.
Country boy (Fonda) joins a circus in the 1840s and falls in love with the bare-back rider (Lamour). Later he falls in love with another circus runaway (Darnell).
A young thief faces amazing monsters to return Bagdad's deposed king to the throne.
Woman (Bainter) tormented by the hunting death of her husband forbids her son (Payne) to have anything to do with horses. But when he falls for the daughter (Joyce) of his father's trainer (Brennan), he defies his mother by entering the Maryland Hunt.
A disgraced officer risks his life to help his childhood friends in battle.
Elizabeth I''s love for the Earl of Essex threatens to destroy her kingdom.
An ice-skating team breaks up when both partners fall for the same girl.
Michael Linnett Connors takes Molly Adair from Broadway understudy to 1913 Hollywood star. Although she is in love with him, she marries her co-star reckoning wrongly Connors thinks of her only in terms of movies. He fires her in pique, apparently terminally damaging his career.
When a railroad agent kills their mother, Frank and Jesse James take up robbing banks and trains.
A soldier of fortune takes on the corrupt boss of a Western town.
A Kansas farm girl dreams herself into a magical land where she must fight a wicked witch to escape.
Classic tale of Scarlett O'Hara's battle to save her beloved Tara and find love during the Civil War.
When her father is reported dead in war, his daughter fights harsh conditions at her boarding school.
A young couple fights off Indian attacks to start a farm in the Mohawk Valley.
A Romeo and Juliet love story set amidst horseracing.
In need of a hotel room, a woman poses as a scandalous divorcee.
The bandit king of Sherwood Forest leads his Merry Men in a battle against the corrupt Prince John.
A Canadian Mounted Policeman searches for the outlaws who robbed a freighter.
An orphan in 1850 Missouri gets into a variety of scrapes, including a murder mystery.
While searching the South Pacific for a missing aviator, Bob Mitchell (Ray Milland) and Jimmy Wallace (Lynne Overman) are caught in a typhoon and crack up on an island, escaping unharmed with the aid of Tura (Dorothy Lamour), a beautiful jungle girl who is the only inhabitant of the island and is believed a goddess by the natives of the adjoining islands. The three are about to leave the island on a make-shift raft when a gang of savage tribesman land, headed by Kuasa (J. Carroll Naish), a half-mad potentate who informs them that all whites are his mortal enemies because an Englishwoman once spurned his love and he got his revenge by stealing her daughter, who is Tura. He had set her up as a goddess but she must now pay for befriending the hated white men by being sacrificed to the crocodiles in an underground temple. An earthquake rocks the island and destroys Kuasa and his band. Bob, Jimmy and Tura find a party of rescuers waiting on the beach, headed by aviation company president J. C. Martin (Jonathan Hale) and his daughter Eleanor (Virginia Vale as Dorothy Howe), Bob's fiancee. It soon becomes evident that Bob must choose between Tura and Elanor.
Bickering husband-and-wife stage stars are manipulated into a break-up for publicity purposes.
A gold strike in California triggers a bitter feud between farmers and prospectors.
A lumberman takes on pirates out to plunder the forest.
A movie mogul hires an innocent girl to teach him what the average audience member likes.
A lady lumberjack falls for one of her workers, not realizing it's a business rival in disguise.
When a young horse trainer falls for a Gypsy girl, it reignites an old family feud.
When a small-town girl is diagnosed with a rare, deadly disease, an ambitious newspaper man turns her into a national heroine.
A fading matinee idol marries the young beginner he's shepherded to stardom.
A penniless heiress takes a modeling job to get her family back on its feet.
A monk deserts his calling to marry a beautiful woman he meets in the Sahara.
Half-Indian girl (Young) brought up in a wealthy household is loved by the son of the house (Taylor) against his family's wishes and loves another Indian (Ameche) employed by the household.
An unscrupulous Englishwoman sets out to steal a place in society.
After Southern belle Elizabeth Lloyd runs off to marry Yankee Jack Sherman, her father, a former Confederate colonel during the Civil War, vows to never speak to her again. Several years pass and Elizabeth returns to her home town with her husband and young daughter. The little girl charms her crusty grandfather and tries to patch things up between him and her mother.
The story of the rise of the Rothschild financial empire founded by Mayer Rothschild and continued by his five sons. From humble beginnings the business grows and helps to finance the war against Napoleon, but it's not always easy, especially because of the prejudices against the family.
Poet-rogue Francois Villon, sentenced to hang by King Louis XI for writing derogatory verses about him, is offered a temporary reprieve. His hanging will be postponed for 24 hours, and in that time he must defeat the invading Burgundians and win the love of the beautiful Katherine.
Post Production (short)
In this short film, tour guides take visitors on a promotional guide of Warner Brothers'' studios.
This short film dramatizes the events that led to Francis Scott Key writing the words to "The Star-Spangled Banner." Vitaphone Release 7557-7558.
In this short film, a sheriff and a U.S. marshal bring law and order to a frontier community terrorized by a gang and Native Americans. Vitaphone Release 1375A.
In this short film, a group of tourists are given a studio tour of several locations of famous movie musicals.
This short film, produced in cooperation with the U.S. Army Air Force during WWII, focuses on a group of fledgeling pilots receiving their wings. Vitaphone Release 1017-1018A.
This short film was aimed at boosting American morale during WWII by providing an overview of American history. Vitaphone Release 950-951A.
The Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo perform to the music of Jacques Offenbach in this short film. Vitaphone Release 632-633A.
In this short film, a man comes to understand his position in the Army Medical Corps. Vitaphone Release 661-662A.
In this short film, the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo perform a ballet to Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov''s "Capriccio Espagnol." Vitaphone Release 622-623A.
This educational short, produced in cooperation with the United States Army, focuses on the status of battle tanks and training in the U.S. Army. Vitaphone Release 496-497A.
This colorful short film presents a South American love story with Portuguese songs. Vitaphone Release 525-526A.
This short film, produced in cooperation with the U.S. Navy, focuses on three recruits undergoing bootcamp training. Vitaphone Release 27-28A.
This short film follows the political career of president Theodore Roosevelt. Vitaphone Release 9666-9667.
This short film presents four key incidents in the public life of Andrew Jackson. Vitaphone Release 9590-9591.
This short film focuses on new army recruits prior to the U.S. entry into World War II. Vitaphone Release 9933-9934.
Short film that was used to boost U.S. public morale and draw interest to the marines due to the inevitable conflict of WWII. Vitaphone Release 9954-9955.
This short film focuses on how Clara Barton helped found the American Red Cross. Vitaphone Release 9889-9890.
Short subject on the part that the pony express played during the election of President Lincoln and the news of the Civil War.
This short film chronicles Abraham Lincoln''s presidency, from his inauguration through his delivery of the Gettysburg Address. Vitaphone Release 9023-9024.
This short film dramatizes the birth of the American Bill of Rights. Vitaphone Release 9300-9301.
In this short film, a young monarch invites a traveling rodeo show to perform at his palace. Vitaphone Release 9539-9540.
In this short film, a temperamental film director has a tendency of changing his films in the middle of production. Vitaphone Release 9240-9241.
This short historical film focuses on the creation of the Monroe Doctrine. Vitaphone Release 9436-9437.
After falling in love with a co-ed, a popular basketball star plays for a different college than what his father originally wanted in this musical short. Vitaphone Release 8809-8810.
This musical short spoofs the production of Hollywood movies.
In this musical short, a director making a western struggles to find a good lead actress. Vitaphone Release 8960-8961.
This short film offers an account of the meeting of the Continental Congress in the summer of 1776. Vitaphone Release 8874-8875.
A newspaper columnist saves an important family dinner in this comedic short.
In this short film, various celebrities take part in a circus performance.
In this short film, an orphaned horse-trainer''s daughter has made a bond with a horse that needs her presence to win races. Vitaphone Release 8071-8072.
In this short film, Elissa Landi and Charley Chase host an East Asian themed garden tea party in Hollywood.
This short film tells the story of the Louisiana Purchase.
In this short film, a pastor in a western town competes against a saloon in order to form a congregation for his small church. Vitaphone Release 7661-7662.
This short film presents the story behind Robert Burns'' famous song "Auld Lang Syne." Vitaphone Release 7874-7875.
In this short film, a young girl helps negotiate a diplomatic truce in India. Vitaphone Release 7948-7949.
A young girl has several adventures in South Africa in this short film. Vitaphone Release 8157-8158.
This short film focuses on a disgraced U.S. army officer. Vitaphone Release 8369-8370.
In this short film, a RCMP sergeant must mediate a land rights dispute between an advancing railroad construction gang and French Canadian trappers in the rugged Northwest Territory of Canada. Vitaphone Release 8179-8180.
Winners of a dance contest spend a day at Palm Springs with famous movie stars in this short film.
In this short film, a girl is told a story by her grandfather about his days in a military regiment. Vitaphone Release 7497-7498.
In this musical short, a guide leads several tourists up a beautiful mountain in Switzerland. Vitaphone Release 7633-7634.
A balloon seller assists with the romance of a singing jockey and a flower girl in this musical short film. Vitaphone Release 7143-7144.
This film presents a dramatization of Patrick Henry's speech before the Virginia legislature in which he argues for colonial independence.
This short film focuses on Confederate General Thomas Jonathan "Stonewall" Jackson the night before he would meet his fate in battle. Vitaphone Release 7792-7793.
Some of Hollywood''s biggest starts are entertained by singing, dancing, acrobatics, and impressions in this short film.
A salesman must find and capture a notorious Mexican bandit in this comedic short. Vitaphone Release 7071-7072.
In this short film, gypsies sing and dance around the fire while their children dream.
This musical short presents the festivities at a Kentucky plantation.
In this musical short film, a shipwrecked sailor is washed up on the shores of a tropical island and falls in love with a queen. Vitaphone Release 7234-7235.
This short film presents a musical and comedy revue staged as a pirate party on Catalina Island.
After overindulging in alcohol, a department store employee witnesses the store''s mannequins come to life in this musical short.
This short film provides a musical and sketch comedy revue staged as a fiesta in Santa Barbara.
In this short film, a group of gypsies show up at a garden party and are accused of stealing the guests'' possessions. Vitaphone Release 1708-1709.
In this comedic short, the owner of a burnt down gas station attempts to fool his insurance company by embellishing the description of his business. Vitaphone Release 1700-1701.
Several members of MGM''s ''galaxy of stars'' attend an evening of music and a fashion show in this short film.
In this short film, a troubled theater owner hands over his business to his son who has an idea for a show that will surely fill the seats. Vitaphone Release 1706-1707.
In this short film, a famous theater owner visits a local café in Mexico in order to audition a famous dancer who performs there.
In this short musical comedy, Adam and Eve go on a adventure that leads them from the Garden of Eden to Florida. Vitaphone Release 1702-1703.
In this musical short, a murder has been committed and two detectives are on the case!
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