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|Also Known As:||Died:||October 26, 1973|
|Born:||December 1, 1891||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Suffolk, Virginia, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS
Cast (feature film)
After his father's death, Adam hitchhikes to London from his hometown in Poland to find his older brother, a former Polish football star now supplying illegal migrant workers to the booming construction industry in London. To the impressionable young man it seems his brother has everything--wealth,
A struggling lawyer takes on a controversial murder case that could make or break him.
A defiant Southern girl marries a poor dirt farmer instead of the wealthy landowner her mother picked out.
Murphy goes after bad guys who shot his friend the sheriff and abducted a local girl. In a plot reminiscent of High Noon, the posse of town blowhards gradually abandons Murphy; only tenderfoot banker Saxon remains, to prove his manhood. When they find the girl, obviously abused by her captors, Murphy shows her acceptance and sympathy whereas the others disply only revulsion.
An active day in the life of a metropolitan newspaper,
An active day in the life of a metropolitan newspaper.
Lawyer Ralph Anderson arrives in Tula, an amazingly remote town in the desert, as reluctant emissary of mob chief Victor Massonetti, who wants the airstrip clear for his unofficial exit from the country. Ralph's arrival has a profound effect on his estranged father, the sheriff; his brother Tip, an alcoholic deputy; and his ex-sweetheart Linda, now married to Tip. Tension builds as a small army of gangsters takes over the town. Then the situation abruptly changes...
Three marines take shore leave in San Francisco during World War II: Wagner to a lower class dysfunctional family, Hunter to his pregnant fiancée, and the upper class Dillman to a high-living playgirl. Each must decide whether to make the best of their situation, or break out of it. Wagner drowns his troubles in alcohol, losing the respect of a potential lover; Hunter marries his fiancée but realizes he may not survive the war to see his child; while Dillman sheds his decadent girlfriend for a pure-hearted Hawaiian nurse. Later in battle, a heroic act costs one of the marines his life.
An outlaw tries to make peace with his estranged son.
Four young starlets, from various parts of the world, are called to Hollywood to test for the lead in a major film. Each is romantically pursued by the director (Nader), composer (Chaplin) , playboy (Williams), and actor (Gavin.)
When her apartment house becomes a college dorm, an elderly woman stays on to become the boys'' surrogate mother.
An experienced bounty hunter helps a young sheriff learn the meaning of his badge.
An American fights the Philippine guerrillas who killed his father.
After being shown what hypnotism can do, a Doctor sets out to study it in depth. When experimenting on his friend's wife, she regresses back to an earlier life- that of Bridey Murphy. Several hypnotic sessions explore the life and death of Murphy, a 19th Century Irish lady who lived in Cork and Belfast from 1798 to 1864. The Doctor then attempts to verify if Bridey Murphy really existed.
A brutal rancher has to soften his ways to win the woman he loves.
A Marshal's past comes back to haunt him.
Prudence travels to an isolated Texas town where she has inherited the local paper. She finds the place ruled over by the two men who wrested the area from the Indians twenty-five years before, and it is clear they do not welcome her free-spirited intervention. Support comes in the unexpected shape of the gambler she has just bested in New Orleans for her own family reasons.
Vicious gangster Vincent Canelli pulls off a daring prison escape just moments before going to the electric chair, taking with him Peter Manning - a bank robber and cop killer who was to die right after him. Taking several hostages along, they try to get their hands on the loot from Manning's robbery to finance their escape from the country.
Hearing loss creates professional and romantic crises for a concert pianist.
A baseball star takes to the air to help plan the U.S.'''' aerial defense.
Juvenile delinquents pull a young innocent into their crime spree.
A stagecoach guard is mistaken for a member of a gang of outlaws.
An aging woman recalls the affair that consumed her life.
The famed bandleader fights to establish himself and keep his family going.
A reformed parolee is caught in the middle when a wounded former cellmate seeks him out for shelter.
Brothers on a whaling schooner become romantic rivals.
Flashbacks reveal how a posse after stolen money returned empty handed.
A U.S. Marshal is unjustly convicted and sent to a notorious Arizona prison.
True story of Annette Kellerman, the world''''s first great swimming star.
Korean War veteran returns home to rural Salinas, California with his new Japanese wife, whom he met at a war hospital. The couple are forced to deal with the sometimes subtle, sometimes overt racism of his family and the townspeople, especially after the birth of their son.
Alan Ladd, Lizabeth Scott, Arthur Kennedy, John Ireland, Jeff Corey, James Bell, Bert Freed, Neville Brand, Whit Bissell, Jay Silver Heels, Iron Eyes Cody. Rebel captain Alan Ladd rides west to Colorado to join Quantrell''s Raiders but changes sides when he discovers the ugly truth about the infamous marauder.
A World War II Marine officer drives his men mercilessly during the battle for Guadalcanal.
It's just after the Civil War in Texas and Sam White has found a rich deposit of bauxite. But lawlessness abounds and Jim Tulane and his henchmen are in control. Tulane knows White has found something but is unable to find out what and kills him. He also knows the key is in a toy wagon White gave to his son. The son figures out the puzzle only to learn that Tulane's henchman has already accidently found the answer.
A lady con artist sets out to steal her parole officer's fiance.
A killer holds the customers at a bar hostage.
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.
A rancher tries to save his fellow stagecoach passengers from a murderous enemy.
A lightweight boxer gets mixed up in murder.
Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy star as a husband and wife on America's frontier; farmers in a "sea of grass." The wife has an affair which produces a child, and she is ostracized from the community. Meanwhile, the farmers watch helplesslly as the sea of grass is exploited until it becomes a dustbowl.
A farmer's daughter falls in love with a man who fought against her family in the Civil War.
Publisher Martin Jamison (Paul Maxey) sends for Philo Vance (Alan Curtis) as he wants to hire him as a technical advisor on the crime stories he publishes. Paul Morgan (Frank Fenton), Morgan's partner, regards the plan as foolish. Jamison tells his secretary Mona Bannister (Sheila Ryan) to bring Vance to his home that night and he will reveal the solution to the seven-year mystery of the killing of Sam Philips, former partner in the firm. Philips ex-wife (Tala Birell), now a receptionist for the company, is alarmed when she overhears. As Vance and Mona drive up, two shots are heard and Jamison's body is later found in the trunk of Vance's car.
Tough, disgruntled prisoners plan a daring, possibly bloody escape while on a drain pipe detail.
While on vacation, a criminal psychologist investigates a murder during a typhoid epidemic.
Six-year-old Jenny (Natalie Wood) rescues a collie dog, the only survivor of a plane wreck. A tag on the dog's neck states that it is en route to a medical laboratory where its blood will be used for spotted fever vaccine. Dr. Steven Webster (Dean Jagger) meets both Jenny and the dog and "adopts" them both. His fiancee Susan (Ruth Warrick) isn't too fond of either the girl or the dog. Webster wants to get a hospital for the town but he is suppressed by the town mayor (Jerome Cowan.) In the arguments that follow, Webster's lab is wrecked and ticks infected with spotted fever escape. The town is in a panic and all want to be vaccinated. Jenny is infected and is about to die.
A tough veteran sets out to solve his war buddy's murder.
A woman hires two detectives to keep her alive long enough to claim her inheritance.
A serial killer stalks a mute servant girl in a remote mansion.
Based on Gene Stratton-Porter's novel and a remake of Columbia's 1934 "The Girl of the Limberlost" and 1939's "Romance of the Limberlost," this one has altered the kinship who-hates-the-girl relationship from an aunt to her mother. This time out, Elnora Comstock (Dorinda Clifton) lives on the edge of a great swamp and collects butterflies to sell in order to go to high school and pay for violin lessons. Her mother, Kate Comstock (Ruth Nelson), hates her as she blames the girl for the father's death as he drowned in a quagmire on the way home the night the girl was born. The years-late revelation that the husband had been off courting a neighbor woman that night brings an attitude adjustment to the mother.
An American reporter in Tokyo fights to report honestly on Japan''''s growing militarism before World War II.
During World War II in San Francisco, Eve Morgan and her single girlfriends spend their days welding ships and their nights dancing with soldiers and sailors shipping out that night. Eve is determined to avoid any romantic entanglements until the war is over she refuses to spend her days and nights worrying about getting bad news about a man she has fallen for. But she doesn't count on meeting a soldier who is determined to change her mind.
A boy''s love for a horse helps him grow up.
When a leopard escapes during a publicity stunt, it triggers a series of murders.
A nurse in the Caribbean resorts to voodoo to cure her patient, even though she's in love with the woman's husband.
Five people thrown together by World War II review their pasts.
Nurses caught behind enemy lines during World War II fight to survive.
When he loses in love, a song-and-dance man retires from show business to run a country inn.
Three British soldiers in India fight invaders when not fighting each other.
A philosophy professor gets stuck chaperoning a student tour of the world.
Fictionalized account of the events leading up to Archduke Ferdinand''''s assassination and the start of World War I.
A private eye in Paris falls for the beautiful gambling lady he's investigating.
A man''''s nagging wife drives him to crime.
Monarch thinks he can find a simpler life with his former wife.
A World War I veteran faces inhuman conditions when he's sentenced to hard labor.
Cinematography (feature film)
An idealistic architect battles corrupt business interests and his love for a married woman.
A woman slowly discovers that her artist husband is a deranged killer.
A medical student risks his future when he falls for a low-class waitress.
A blinded Marine tries to adjust to civilian life.
The story of Barnaby Hooke, a newspaper reporter-columnist. In the pilot episode, Hooke attempts to uncover the mystery surrounding Olga Lemaire, a woman who singlehandedly runs a multimillion dollar empire.
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