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|Also Known As:||Died:||January 25, 1988|
|Born:||August 19, 1899||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Port Huron, Michigan, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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All his life, people have told Rudy he''s not good enough, not smart enough, not big enough. But nothing can stop his impossible dream of playing football for Notre Dame. From the time he''s a young boy, Rudy is determined to join the Fighting Irish. But his blue collar family only laughs at his ambitions - they know Rudy will follow his father and brothers to the local steel mill. And, for four long years after high school, he does just that. But some dreams won''t die, as Rudy proves when he goes to heroic lengths to win admission to Notre Dame. Once there, he becomes a walk-on player, serving as little more than a human tackling dummy against the starting players. Bloodied but unbeaten, Rudy wins the respect of legendary coach Ara Parseghian and the other Irish players, who give him one shot at gridiron glory.
The work of revered film preservationist Henri Langois, who is largely responsible for saving France's film heritage, is chronicled in this documentary. Langois and Georges Franju formed the Cinémathèque Française in 1936, and because of his work, French cinema survived World War II. When the Minist
A young man ruthlessly climbs the corporate ladder only to attempt suicide when the stock market crashes.
At the end of the 17th century a impetuous woman of noble birth but poor arrives in Boston when it was just a village rather than a city. As she is married to an old doctor she tries to change her life.
A man rises to run a railroad company at the cost of his family ties.
A virtuous flapper gets into a compromising situation with the boss''s son.
A young French girl falls in love with an English flight pilot during World War I.
A Cinderella-type comedy of a young girls success in Hollywood.
Disillusioned in marriage, Jacques Leroi attempts an airship flight across the Pacific Ocean, but crashes and washes ashore on an island populated by a peaceful tribe of completely happy people. The islanders have divested themselves of selfish motives and social conventions and live in perfect harmony. There Jacques falls in love, but although he senses the island is his only hope of true happiness, his conscience demands that he try to repair his wrecked life back in civilization. Returning to New York, he finds a difficult decision awaiting him.
Dinty is a newsboy whose fight to care for his ailing mother leads him into conflicts with the other boys on the street and then with drug smugglers in Chinatown.
In this silent film, a minor-league baseball player gets his shot at the big leagues.
A rural youngster uses the strength he has developed handling egg crates in a shipping office to carry him to success in the boxing ring.
A tribute to actress Lilian Gish, winner of the American Film Institute's Life Achievement Award.
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