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|Also Known As:||Died:||April 30, 1974|
|Born:||December 6, 1900||Cause of Death:||lung cancer|
|Birth Place:||Clinton, Massachusetts, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
Wilbur is a young pig living on a farm in New England who''s terrified that he''ll end up on the dinner table. His friend, Charlotte, is a charming spider, who comes to Wilbur''s rescue. She weaves words into her web, convincing the farmer that Wilbur is a special pig, too special to kill.
The stern matriarch of a family that lives in a creepy mansion finds that a killer is hiding in the house, searching for a $500,000 fortune rumored to be hidden there and chopping off the heads of anyone who gets in the way.
A syndicate killer relentlessly pursues a pretty young teacher who doesn''t know what he''s after, although he has already killed twice to get it.
Shaken by the death of his wife and the disappearance of his young sons while he spent four years in prison, a simple man tries to rebuild his life while searching for the missing boys.
Cutesy love story about a fourth-year medical student who marries a free-thinking heiress and then insists that they live on his meager earnings.
A bittersweet tale of a newly divorced man trying to find a place for himself in the world of swinging singles.
After their sons are convicted of murder, two women relocate to Hollywood to start a talent school.
Fanciful biography of the Belgian nun who briefly made the hit parade.
A wealthy southern spinster fights to keep her family''s secrets hidden.
Three generations of pioneers take part in the forging of the American West.
Jerry Lewis, Jill St. John, John McGiver, Agnes Moorehead, Ray Walston, Nancy Culp, Richard Deacon, Francesca Bellini, Milton Frome, Kathleen Freeman. Dunderhead Lewis falls in love with dishy St. John, but her mean-but-rich ol? ma (Moorehead) doesn?t like him one bit. So what does the old biddy do? She gives him a job, of course, at her fancy department store, in the hopes that he?ll screw up so bad that her daughter will lose interest. Lewis, of course, does screw up, and spectacularly (watch for the vacuum cleaner scene--and look out for that shelf full of basketballs). Stupid but funny, thanks to the always reliable Lewis and former cartoonist-turned-writer/director Frank Tashlin ("The Girl Can?t Help It.").
When a sexy midwife comes to town, the local women abstain from sex rather than risk having her deliver their babies.
A writer moves into a housing development to study married couples.
When a Hollywood secretary is found murdered, a detective is hired to investigate the murder.
An orphan's relentless optimism changes lives in a sleepy small town.
Epic tale of a Russian soldier who gets involved with a Cossack rebel, saving his life. Soon, that Cossack overthrows the Empress and becomes the self-appointed tsar, Peter III.
A San Francisco society boy learns that his new wife is part-black.
A female mystery novelist turns detective to unmask a demented killer.
Charles Dickens' classic tale of lookalikes in love with the same woman in the years after the French Revolution.
In this sumptuous Civil War story, a willful southern belle goes mad out of fear that she may be part black.
The young Rebel turns to crime after the Civil War''''s end.
The famed actress fights drug addiction to build a career and find love.
Satan and the spirit of mankind contend for the future of humanity.
In this musical remake of The Women, a happily married singer lets her catty friends convince her to file for divorce.
On the eve of her marriage to a prince, a noblewoman falls for her brother''s tutor.
A ballerina becomes a gambler's lucky charm.
A cowardly tenderfoot goes west to help the son of his father''''s best friend.
A lonely widow defies small-town gossip when she falls for a younger man.
The great warlord Genghis Khan falls in love with the daughter of a conquered enemy.
When the great potato famine hits Ireland, the diaspora begins as thousands emigrate. Among those leaving the Emerald Isle is Katie O'Neill and her husband, who decide that the promised land is South Africa and make their way there. Once there, they discover the hardships that are the reality of the homesteader experience. To complicate matters, Katie meets up with the love of her life, Paul van Riebeck. Will there be betrayal on the veldt?
The new priest at a Chinese mission takes an unorthodox approach to spreading God''''s word.
A playboy becomes a doctor to right the wrong he's done to a sightless widow.
Passengers on an ocean liner recall their greatest loves.
Controversy erupts in a small Canadian town when a Protestant couple tries to adopt a Catholic child.
A policeman tries to talk a desperate young man off the ledge of a New York skyscraper.
Riverboat entertainers find love, laughs and hardships as they sail along "Old Man River."
A young innocent fights to survive the harsh life in a women's prison.
Jane Bandle has recently married, but Bill, her husband's brother, tries to wreck her marriage because Jane rejected his sexual advances before her marriage. # Enter your plot summary below. Your lines should be no longer than this... # Try and keep plot summaries concise and avoid including spoilers.
True story of Monty Stratton, the baseball star who fought to continue his career after losing a leg.
A young man succumbs to gambling fever.
A small-town doctor helps a deaf-mute farm girl learn to communicate.
A federal agent takes on a gang of gold thieves.
Musical remake of Ah, Wilderness!, about a small-town boy's struggles with growing up.
Classic mystery about the adventures of a young tutor sent to a ghostly country estate.
In a long flashback, a New York publisher is in Venice pursuing the lost love letters of an early-19th-century poet, Jeffrey Ashton, who disappeared mysteriously. Using a false name, Lewis Venable rents a room from Juliana Bordereau, once Jeffrey Ashton's lover, now an aged recluse. Running the household is Juliana's severe niece, Tina, who mistrusts Venable from the first moment. He realizes all is not right when late one night he finds Tina, her hair unpinned and wild, at the piano. She calls him Jeffrey and throws herself at him. The family priest warns Venable to tread carefully around her fantasies, but he wants the letters at any cost, even Tina's sanity.
A man falsely accused of his wife''s murder escapes to search for the real killer.
Three girls overcome their differences when they join the WACS.
A hotel bellboy is the unlikely choice to escort a visiting princess, over the protests of his invalid girlfriend.
A Norwegian farmer tries to raise two children in the Midwest.
A governess at a remote estate falls in love with her brooding employer.
Chinese peasants fight to survive the Japanese occupation during World War II.
Seven men escape from a concentration camp and fight their way to freedom.
A mother and wife struggle to cope while her husband is off serving in World War II.
An American family takes in a young German relative and discovers he''''s been indoctrinated with Nazi propaganda.
An aviation engineer and a government secretary are thrown together by the war effort.
A lady''''s maid marries a man whose prospects push her into high society.
Teenage autograph seekers cause trouble at MGM.
A munitions expert gets mixed up with gunrunners in Turkey.
A nightclub waiter, who's in love with a selfish showgirl, gets to prove his love when she's injured.
A possessive son's efforts to keep his mother from remarrying threaten to destroy his family.
The investigation of a publishing tycoon''''s dying words reveals conflicting stories about his scandalous life.
A proposed, but unsold, series of romantic short stories by famous authors. The pilot episode presents three stories: In Story 1, Kurt Vonnegut Jr.'s "Epicac," a computer engineer attempts to win the affections of a co-worker by sending her love poems composed by the giant computer he programs in th
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
A literate retelling of Mary Shelley's gothic horror classic with the accent here on character instead of terror, establishing an offbeat relationship between the doctor and his creature. Subsequently this film was edited down to two hours or so for theatrical showings overseas and for TV syndicatio
This MGM short is a behind-the-scenes look at the making of "Raintree County" (1957).
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