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|Also Known As:||Died:||April 14, 1975|
|Born:||August 31, 1897||Cause of Death:||cancer|
|Birth Place:||Racine, Wisconsin, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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It's 1912 and the patron's of 'The Last Chance Saloon' have gathered for their evening of whiskey to contemplate their lost faith and dreams, when Hickey (Lee Marvin) arrives. Hickey is out to convince everyone that he can help them all find peace of mind by ridding them of the foolish dreams and by bringing them back to reality. Hickey is working especially hard on Larry Slade (Robert Ryan) a former anarchist who has lost his will for life and is awaiting the eventuality of death. Larry is not affected by the cajolings of Hickey but his young companion Parritt (Jeff Bridges) is strangely affected and this leads to revelations about his own mother and feelings of betrayal and loss. As the night wears on the mood changes as everyone has the their faith and dreams slowly destroyed by Hickey. As the anger builds everyone turns on Hickey about his wife and the iceman. This leads to more revelations and with Hickey having the faint questioning of his own new found convictions.
A black sheriff's arrival sets off racial fireworks in a small southern town.
A white boy, raised by Apaches, goes out into the real world and finds a purpose in defending a stagecoach from an ambush by a gang of thugs.
An American military officer discovers his superiors are planning a military coup.
An aging doctor's resentment of his young assistant could lead to tragedy.
In the twenties, a schoolteacher creates a national furor when he breaks the law against teaching evolution.
A widowed businessman courts a younger woman who works for him.
Biographical documentary of the renowned humanitarian.
Biography of the ancient warrior who conquered the known world.
A public relations man must cope with revelations about a wartime romance.
Escaped convicts terrorize a suburban family they''''re holding hostage.
Two jet pilots forge a lasting friendship while fighting the Korean War.
When a business magnate dies, his board of directors fights over who should run the company.
Seven stories celebrate the glorious diversity of American life.
The legendary explorer discovers the new world while searching for a route to Asia.
Fifteen years after the Civil War the people of Bowden, Alabama still hate Marcus Hubbard for wartime profiteering. He's also at odds with wife Lavinia and his sons, conniving Ben and weak Oscar; but beautiful daughter Regina gets all she wants from him. Conflicts intensify when Regina gets involved with John Bagtry, scion of the old gentry, and Oscar with the Ku Klux Klan; on a stormy night, family relationships unravel.
When a judge learns his wife has terminal brain cancer, he begins to consider mercy-killing.
Three returning servicemen fight to adjust to life after World War II.
An American family takes in a young German relative and discovers he''''s been indoctrinated with Nazi propaganda.
Twain moves from Mississippi riverboats to the Gold Rush to literary immortality.
A 300-year-old witch wreaks havoc when she falls in love with a young politician.
A minister and his wife cope with the problems of church life in the 20th century.
An anti-Nazi on the run and a young Jewish couple race across Europe trying to escape Hitler's ever powerful influence. When the political refugee risks his life to see his dying wife in Austria, he has a dangerous encounter with a rabid Nazi.
A stage star''''s dreams of retirement conflict with her playwright husband''''s need for a hit -- with her starring.
A flighty socialite neglects her family to promote a new religious group.
French pirate Jean Lafitte tries to redeem his name helping the U.S. in the War of 1812.
An heiress takes a job as a department store clerk.
A private eye falls for the murderess he's pursuing.
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.
Biography of the flighty Scottish queen who was brought down by love.
The story of trench life during World War I through the lives of a French regiment. As men are killed and replaced jaunty Lt. Denet becomes more and more somber. His rival for the affection of nurse Monique is Capt. La Roche.
An orphan runs off to a life of adventure, then returns to France in search of the girl he left behind.
An obsessed policeman relentlessly pursues an escaped convict.
Three childhood friends are torn apart by love and World War I.
Adaptation of Tolstoy's classic tale of a woman who deserts her family for an illicit love.
Death goes on vacation to learn about mortal life -- and love.
A Russian nobleman discovers the peasant girl he once seduced has turned to crime.
An invalid poetess defies her father's wishes to marry a dashing young poet.
RAF pilots fight to endure the nerve-wracking ordeal of flying in World War I.
An independent woman can't chose between the two men she loves.
A grocery clerk goes to Hollywood in search of fame and fortune.
After Nero burns the city, a Roman official falls for a Christian accused of setting the fire.
A young woman falls in love with the son of an old family enemy.
Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of a scientist who unleashes the beast within.
Frederich March plays nere-do-well Jerry Corbett, who finally meets and marries the right girl, Joan Prentiss, played by Sylvia Sydney. Unfortunately their wedded bliss is interrupted when Jerry's play becomes a hit and he hooks up with the wrong woman from his past. Joan decides that turn-about is fair play and she picks Cary Grant to escort her around to various parties around New York. Eventually Jerry quits drinking and sends his girlfriend packing, just in time for Joan to take him back.
Fredric March, a businessman, is in love with his secretary (Claudette Colbert) but she deserts him for another man; when she realizes her mistake, she goes back to March. Ginger Rogers is Colbert's girlfriend who is love with Charles Ruggles.
Julie Cavendish comes from a family of great Broadway actors. Her mother Fanny staunchly continues acting. Her boisterous brother Tony is fleeing a breach of promise suit in Hollywood. Her daughter Gwen must decide between going on stage, or settling down in a conventional marriage. Julie is just thinking that it would be nice to retire and get married, when who should turn up but her old beau, Gilmore Marshal, the platinum magnate from South America.
A ne'er-do-well husband, after years of abusing his wife, disappears with their son, and winds up selling him to a wealthy family. Years later, the wife--now a world-famous opera singer--finally has enough time and money to begin a search for him.
Philandering actor Richard Hardell is murdered at a movie studio. His jealous wife Blanche, his director Rupert Borka, and a girl he mistreated, Helen MacDonald, all have substantial reasons for having wanted him dead.
This film follows the on-again, off-again relationship of a college professor and a sexy student.
Film Production - Main (feature film)
A musical version of the Charles Dickens story in which the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge comes to see his faults one Christmas Eve.
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