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|Also Known As:||Died:||February 24, 1970|
|Born:||March 16, 1897||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Keokuk, Iowa, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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A producer''''s wife runs from life in Hollywood in search of her roots.
An American cop in Denmark fights to clear his sister of a murder charge.
A lonely widow defies small-town gossip when she falls for a younger man.
The police find the body of hostess Helen Howard (Wanda McKay), disposed of by petty racketeer Nick Mantee (Kane Richmond) after she was shot in his Bluejay night club by Benny Nordick (John Gallaudet) because she knew too much about Mantee's rackets. Police Lieutenant Williams (Conrad Nagel)and police Sergeant Tom Rainey (Ralph Byrd) inform the dead girl's parents (Nana Bryant and Selmer Jackson)and sister Nancy (Audrey Long)of the run-away's death. Nancy, following Helen's trail, signs with the Mercer Agency operated by Nordick, training girls for an excessive sum which they work off as hostesses at the Bluejay Club. Nancy becomes a hostess at the club and after a party for Latin-American night club owner Barda (Anthony Warde), she uncovers evidence that places Helen at the club. She accuses Nick and Benny of the murder and the two mobsters realize they must do away with her.
A lonely boy tries to rehabilitate a police dog trained by the Nazis.
An investigator tries to find a gang responsible for a rash of bank robberies. He doesn't know that his sister is the girlfriend of the gang's ringleader.
A farmer on the loose in Manhattan finds a dead body in the next hotel room.
When Lt. "Wild Bill" Traynor, bad boy of the Marine Corps, arrives at a San Diego Marine Base, he is surprised to discover he has been assigned to duty under his old rival, Captain Benton (Conrad Nagel). While eluding the advances of Rosita (Armida), a Latin dancer, Bill becomes involved with Benton's fiancee, Dorothy Manning (Esther Ralston), whom he quickly wins and Benton accepts the impending marriage. On his wedding eve, Bill, in the company of Rosita, becomes involved in a fracas in a gambling joint in nearby Tia Juana. Rosita disappears and Dorothy calls off the wedding. As Dorthy sails for Latin America, Bill resigns in disgrace from the Marines, but re-enters as a Private. Ordered to duty in Ponta Miguel, Bill discovers that Dorothy's father (Hale Hamilton) is the governor. His old nemesis Benton has Bill sent to the guardhouse and Bill is vowing revenge when he is released, only to find that Benton is being held prisoner by a jungle bandit known as The Torch (George Regas.) Posing as a drunk and renegade, Bill enters the bandit's camp and, by mending a disabled machine gun, wins the confidence of the bandit leader. Bill later mans the gun against the bandits who have prepared a trap for the Marine patrol searching for Benton.
Friends uncover a dark secret when they compare notes about a theft and suicide.
A social worker's fight for reform is compromised by her love for a corrupt judge.
A young boy gets caught in an emotional tug of war between his divorcing parents.
Two naval air force officers carry their rivalry from the skies to the bedroom.
A crippled madman seeks revenge on the daughter of the man who betrayed him.
A married lawyer with amnesia falls in love with another woman.
A bank teller''''s love life falls apart when he''''s accused of embezzling.
Marianne falls in love with con man Valentine who uses their relation to get her father's endorsement on a money-raising scheme. He runs off with the money and Marianne, later dumping her. Her sister Laura loves Dr. Lindley although she knows he loves Marianne. Marianne returns and marries a wealthy young man, and Lindley turns his love toward Laura.
A young innocent almost ruins her life for the love of an unfeeling cad.
A rajah''''s son falls for an American girl touring India.
The double standard destroys a liberal couple's marriage.
A princess engaged to a prince falls for her brother's tutor.
A wealthy industrialist's wife gets into a big argument with him; to cool off, she goes on an ocean trip. He thinks she's left him for good, so he marries another woman. When his first wife returns, complications ensue.
A man continues to grieve for his deceased wife, even after his second wife becomes pregnant.
Raging storms and a crazed steward threaten the passengers on a South Pacific ship.
A man thought dead returns to find his wife has built a new life.
A convict learns that a fellow prisoner has been messing with his woman.
A typist''''s relatives turn up their noses at her rich husband.
A woman''''s generosity to an amorous youth leads to tragedy.
A phony medium tries to prove her protege innocent of murder.
A socialite marries a condemned man for money, only to learn he''''s been reprieved.
Sketches and songs give MGM''''s silent stars a chance to show their stuff in talking pictures.
In this silent film, an Austrian officer unwittingly falls in love with a Russian spy.
A French businessman in search of romance runs off with gypsies.
In this silent film, vampires are suspected in an unsolved murder.
A wealthy family want to wed their daughter off to the heir of a large fortune when their wealth is at stake.
While a hard-working boy is off making his fortune, his girlfriend marries a rich man.
A headlining comedienne falls in love with a drummer after literally taking a fall off the stage.
Two orphans follow different roads to happiness in old New York.
A young girl is seduced and raped by an older middle class man in Victorian England. After moving on with her path, she gets married. All is well until her husband discovers her past. Leading her on a life of wandering, murder, and execution.
In a Mexican border town Athur befriends cantina girl Poll. She falls for him but he still loves the dancer Rosa. When the cigar Poll gives him explodes and blinds him, Arthur is duped into thinking Poll is Rosa and marries her. When his vision is surgically restored, he leaves for Siam to find Rosa.
Though betrothed to fellow socialite Richard, Iris weds her chauffeur Tom leaving Richard to marry the family laundress' daughter Shamrock. Class differences lead to divorces and remarriages.
Dr. Allen Erskine's maiden aunt Elizabeth attempts to save her nephew's floundering marriage by staging the kidnaping of her nephew's son, in the hope that the married couple will be drawn closer together by the experience.
Jo March and her sisters Meg, Beth, and Amy live in a happy family in Concord, Massachusetts. Jo yearns to be a writer, and through the course of the years, finds much within her own family to write about: the romance of Meg with the young tutor John Brooke, the tragic illness of gentle Beth, and Amy's marriage to Jo's bosom companion Laurie.
Film Production - Main (feature film)
An exiled caveman finds love when he joins another tribe.
This short film provides a silent tour of MGM studios in 1925.
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