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|Also Known As:||Died:||May 18, 1961|
|Born:||August 10, 1891||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Orange, New Jersey, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Biography of Frank "Spig" Wead, the pioneer aviator who turned to writing after being grounded by an accident.
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?
John Ford weaves three "Judge Priest" stories together to form a good- natured exploration of honour and small-town politics in the South around the turn of the century. Judge William Priest is involved variously in revealing the real identity of Lucy Lake, reliving his Civil War memories, preventing the lynching of a youth and contesting the elections with Yankee Horace K. Maydew.
In 1865 New Orleans, sea captain Truscott goes to the notorious Scarlet Angel saloon, where he meets rapacious Roxy McClanahan, as rough and tough as he is. Despite his best efforts, Roxy manages to make off with Truscott's bankroll, and flees with war widow Linda Caldwell. Luck favors Roxy with a chance to slip into Linda's identity, and luckier still, Linda proves to have had wealthy in-laws in San Francisco, who are happy to give their new relation a chance to become a "lady." But inevitably, Truscott re-appears...
A tabloid editor assigns a young reporter to solve a murder the editor committed himself.
A defense attorney jeopardizes his career to save his client.
When his son accidentally kills someone, a lawyer must defend the man wrongly charged with the murder.
A prison warden fights to prove one of his inmates was wrongly convicted.
Helen Ferguson, pregnant, penniless and dumped by her boyfriend Steve Morley, takes the identity of the pregnant Patrice Harkness, when she and her husband are killed in a train crash. The rich Harkness in-laws, and their other son Bill, had never seen Patrice, so they accept her and her newborn son into their family. However Steve eventually finds her and starts to blackmail her.
Roger Bradley, son of a milk magnate, isn't allowed to work for his dad's company because of a lingering war trauma: in moments of stress he quacks like a duck. Desperate to escape from idleness, he gets a job with his father's arch-rival, sponsored by eccentric milkman Breezy Albright, and promptly falls in love with the boss's daughter. But his career as a milkman soon degenerates into slapstick.
In flashback from a 'Rebecca'-style beginning: Ellen Foster, visiting her aunt on the California coast, meets neighbor Jeff Cohalan and his ultramodern clifftop house. Ellen is strongly attracted to Jeff, who's being plagued by unexplainable accidents, major and minor. Bad luck, persecution...or paranoia? Warned that Jeff could be dangerous, Ellen fears that he's in danger, as the menacing atmosphere darkens.
A young widow is torn between a boring businessman and a romantic ne'er-do-well.
A mother attempts to protect her murderous daughter.
A young bookkeeper is framed for his boss''''s murder.
In 1924, stage-struck Boston blueblood Hannah Adams picks up musical star Tim O'Connor and takes him home for dinner. One thing leads to another, and when Tim's show rolls on to Chicago a new Mrs. O'Connor comes along as incompetent chorus girl. Hollywood beckons, and we follow the star careers of the O'Connor family in silents and talkies. Includes good imitation "silents" with classic cameo by Buster Keaton.
An heiress discovers her racehorse is the reincarnation of her rich uncle, back to win the Kentucky Derby.
True story of the Manhattan Project and the race to build the atomic bomb.
After his mother''''s death, a young boy tries to help his father stop drinking.
After finding religion, a cynical newspaperman tries to help young hoods.
An orphan girl melts the hearts of three crusty old men.
An orphaned Irish boy is taken in by his mother's Scottish relations.
A western bandit is reformed by his love for a little girl.
Best friends become enemies when one signs on with a rustler.
Three girls overcome their differences when they join the WACS.
A pair of sailors on leave try to help a movie extra become a singing star.
Dr. Gillespie''s young assistant finds himself pursued by two beautiful women.
Two Navy vets compete to see whose son is the bigger hero.
A pair of dimwits get jobs as servants to a boy king whose life is in danger.
A young couple''''s accident could make them rich, if they can evade a Nazi spy ring.
A small-town butcher has problems coping with meat rationing.
A downed World War II pilot becomes the guardian angel for his successor in love and war.
An astronomer's neglected wife takes up astrology and a handsome astrologer.
Singing sisters create a World War II canteen and become rivals for the same man.
A girl raised to be a genius gets lost and discovers the simple pleasure of life.
A bandit from the gold fields moves to San Francisco and tries to go straight.
A movie star wreaks havoc when she accepts an invitation to a military academy dance.
A womanizing playboy finds true love when he's sent to a desert college.
A pair of bumblers stumble upon Nazi spies on the home front.
A wheelchair-bound doctor tries to prove a convicted killer's innocence.
A radio sleuth infiltrates the Brooklyn Dodgers to solve a murder.
A small-town telegraph boy deals with the strains of growing up during World War II.
A Harvard graduate serving on a battleship is faced with the realities of war.
Inhabitants of a Southern California fishing village strive for the simple pleasures of life.
A handsome racketeer seduces the DA's daughter for revenge, then falls in love.
An old-time cavalry sergeant's resistance to change could cost him his post.
A sultry native woman ignites the passions of workers on an African plantation.
A newlywed goes to work for his disapproving father-in-law.
Fledgling entertainers put on a show for Uncle Sam.
True-life story of Edna Gladney, who fought for orphans' rights in Texas.
A misunderstood youngster turns into one of the West''''s most notorious outlaws.
A young girl falls for a western gambler.
Teenagers take on enemy spies at a Navy base.
Father Flanagan continues to fight for his pioneering orphanage.
A radio detective is kidnapped and forced to plan the perfect murder.
A jailed cop befriends a mob chieftain and stages a breakout with him.
High society sleuths Nick and Nora Charles run into a variety of shady characters while investigating a race-track murder.
Truck driving brothers are framed for murder by a lady psycho.
A braggart soldier learns the true meaning of heroism when he joins World War I's all-Irish unit.
Romantic rivals get caught in the battle to stop abolitionist John Brown.
True story of the German scientist who devoted his life to curing syphilis.
A dying woman shares a shipboard romance with a criminal on his way to the gallows.
Three naval cadets graduate and help each other find jobs.
A pregnant prison inmate shares her problems with the patients in a maternity ward.
An embezzler''''s wife begs his boss for forgiveness, only to fall in love with him.
A hardened crook behind bars comes up against a reform-minded warden.
Society sleuth Philo Vance tangles with foreign agents when he investigates the murder of an aircraft manufacturer.
Biography of the famed Notre Dame coach and his fight to "win one for the Gipper."
A young delinquent defies his sister to join a tough street gang.
Three married women play matchmaker for their widowed sister.
True story of Mexico's Abraham Lincoln and his fight against Napoleon's empire.
A soldier of fortune takes on the corrupt boss of a Western town.
On his release from prison, a crook tries to stop his brother from following in his footsteps.
During a drunken night out, an heiress marries a broken-down gambler.
An FBI agent risks his life to infiltrate Nazi sympathizers in the U.S.
A hobby-mad family makes their obsessions pay off.
Family who witness a murder are pursued by gangsters.
A daring lady reporter sets out to catch a blackmailer.
Pilot brothers vie for the same woman.
A gold strike in California triggers a bitter feud between farmers and prospectors.
A tempestuous Southern belle's willfulness threatens to destroy all who care for her.
A military cadet and his friends try to keep his marriage a secret.
A Marine in turn-of-the-century Cuba risks his life in the fight to cure yellow fever.
A dizzy young girl falls into crime but wins her lawyer's heart.
A mobster tries to take over the trucking business.
A mysterious woman tries to help her son''''s foster family without revealing her true identity.
Love trips up an ambulance-chasing lawyer.
A doctor plots crimes so he can study criminal psychology.
A U.S. president's granddaughter fights a femme fatale to groom her husband for the White House.
A country bumpkin becomes a singing sensation on the radio.
A ruthless cop gets mixed up with a man who''''s only turned to crime to help his crippled daughter.
The famed writer risks his reputation to defend a Jewish army officer accused of treason.
Recruits on a new submarine fall for the same girl.
French actors set out to deflate the ego of legendary stage star David Garrick.
A Navy veteran with one leg fights to make himself a success.
An employee of an express shipping service helps to provide people with the supplies they need.
After a mine cave in, the rescue crew risks their lives to search for two trapped miners.
A young Marine develops an inflated ego after winning a talent contest.
A crusading DA fights to get a nightclub hostess to testify against her gangster boss.
An idealistic doctor sacrifices his career to protect an elderly surgeon.
Young Phillip Ainsworth, (Bobby Breen), an orphan of the US Civil War, has been lovingly raised by Toinette, (Louise Beavers) a former slave. Toinette has big plans for the boy. She has saved her money to send him to a private school. But when the local priest, Father Josef, (Henry O'Neill) finds Phillip's family living in New York, the boy is sent north to live with people who refuse to accept him as their own. His only friend is the butler, Barrett, (Charles Butterworth). But his curmodgeon of a grandmother, (May Robson) is finally broken down by the boy's charm and good manners, and all ends happily. Along the way Breen has ample opportunity to show off his voice by singing several songs, including the title song three times.
A fake heiress marries a common reporter to thwart the advances of gold-digging playboys.
A cop goes undercover to crack an influential crime ring.
A college coach uses a beautiful blonde to woo athletes into joining his team.
A framed man comes back from the dead to seek revenge.
In this true story, Florence Nightingale defies military leaders to organize humanitarian nursing services during the Crimean War.
A meek businessman turns hero when he refuses to pay the mob for protection.
True story of the French scientist''''s battle to establish modern medical methods.
A reporter exposes corruption on a southern chain gang.
Man mistaken for a murderer hides out while working on construction project.
An orphan runs off to a life of adventure, then returns to France in search of the girl he left behind.
A playwright descended from the Borgias becomes a murder suspect.
A band leader shares a tempestuous romance with his lead singer.
A nurse investigates murder at a mysterious mansion.
Husband-and-wife vaudeville stars separate when success goes to his head.
A small-town doctor gets mixed up with gangsters.
Perry Mason tries to stay on the wagon while investigating the murder of a crooked beauty contest promoter.
A Traveler's Aid worker who delights in solving people's problems gets mixed up with gangsters.
A maid''''s ability to pick stock market winners keeps her employer in the money.
A coal worker gets mixed up in the mob''''s efforts to infiltrate his union.
Dying Evelyn Dow anguishes over her lost daughter, who disappeared as a child. Evelyn's husband Henry, hoping to make his wife's final days more bearable, asks waitress Sally Gates to pose as the daughter. Sally does so, but Mrs. Dow is so cheered by her "daughter's" return that she regains her health, leaving Sally stuck in her role.
An American oil company representative almost sacrifices his marriage for his career.
An ambitious Mexican-American gets mixed up with his boss's neurotic wife.
Gold-digging process servers set their sights on a breach of promise defendant.
A guilt-ridden pilot finds a new outlook on life when he falls for a society girl.
A government agent poses as a newspaperman to get the goods on a mobster.
A military school cadet''''s mother is framed and sent to prison.
A lady furrier marries a lovesick sailor then has to deal with his checkered past.
A fake doctor sets up a lucrative high-society practice.
A racketeer breaks into black-market medicine.
A plumber''''s business success makes him neglect his family.
A con artist and his beautiful assistant take on the fashion world.
A West Point cadet falls for his commanding officer's daughter.
Two telephone engineers try to clear a woman of criminal charges.
A hotshot pilot takes on enemy agents to fly a scientist and his new explosive to Washington.
Before she can confess to shooting her husband''''s mistress, a woman succumbs to amnesia.
A British officer stationed in Ireland falls for the wife of an intelligence man.
A San Francisco heiress discovers her sister is hanging out with gangsters.
A promoter neglects his wife to make a singer a radio star.
A wealthy man escapes his wife's social pretensions in the arms of a burlesque queen.
True story of the legendary courtesan who was mistress to France''''s King Louis XV.
An actor uses his skills to protect his sister from her sinister husband.
Recent college graduates face the realities of the Great Depression.
The denizens of a Parisian night club deal with murder and romance.
A college-educated Sioux goes to Washington to fight for his people''''s rights.
Jury foreman Edward Weldon's questioning leads to the death sentence for Ethel Saxon. His daughter Stella claims to have killed her lover, the gangster Garboni, just as Saxon was to sit in the electric chair.
Success corrupts a young prizefighter and leads him to neglect his wife.
A district attorney secretly marries the daughter of a man he's trying to convict.
A brilliant but impoverished writer, who is a pacifist, goes to work for a publisher and writes anti-war editorials. When he discovers that the publisher has betrayed him and is in league with munitions manufacturers to make money off of war, he goes insane.
An elderly recluse shelters a gambler on the run from bogus murder charges.
Golden is a two-bit gambler who has promised wife Virginia he'll quit when he makes $200,000. When he fixes a fight he gets mobster Mossiter mad, then loses his fortune to him. He pawns his wife's jewels and takes out an insurance policy on himself.
A woman loses her family after being falsely convicted of a crime.
A Chicago meat-packer tries to keep a rein on his social-climbing wife.
Society sleuth Philo Vance investigates a murder tied to a Long Island dog show.
When a farmer strikes it rich in business, success goes to his head.
A police lieutenant uses scientific methods to solve a decadent playboy's murder.
A criminal on the run becomes a Hollywood movie star.
This short film focuses on a psychiatrist investigating the murder of another psychiatrist.
This short film promotes the U.S. war effort at home in a small town.
This short film focuses on new army recruits prior to the U.S. entry into World War II. Vitaphone Release 9933-9934.
This promotional short film provides a behind-the-scenes look at the making of "Anthony Adverse" (1936).
This short film takes the viewer on a tour of the Warner Brothers studios lot. Vitaphone Release 6616.
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