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Cast (feature film)
The new priest at a Chinese mission takes an unorthodox approach to spreading God''''s word.
An innocent ex-con sets out to find the real criminals.
Socialite Cathy Abbott (Jean Porter) is working in the chorus of a Broadway show instead of being enrolled at an exclusive girl's school as her parents (Regina Wallace and Douglas Wood) think. When the show closes, she brings two of her chorus friends, Patti Calhoun (June Preisser) and Vicki Adams (Judy Clark), home with her. In addition to trying to make her friends acceptable to the snooty society of which her family is part, she is also being blackmailed by a rival. She and her two friends win over the blue-bloods with a couple of chorus routines, and she discloses she will be marrying the butler, Tommy Randell (Jimmy Lloyd), rather than the pompous Freddie Ainsley (Rick Vallin).
Judy Gibson (Jean Porter), upon leaving finishing school, goes to meet her relatives, whom she believes to be wealthy and socially prominent. Actually, ther are penniless Broadway characters and, in order to avoid Judy learning the truth, they take possession of a Long Island mansion owned by a thief presently doing time in Sing Sing. Judy arrives with her fiance Dick Nichols (John Shelton) and his father (Douglas Wood), an industrialist who tries to sell worthless stock to Judy's family in order to bolster his shaky fiancial status. They give him $200,000, part of the stashed loot they found belonging to the home-owner thief. The latter escapes from prison. Complications arise. Jerry Wald and his band provide music for Jean Porter's singing, and pert-'n-pretty Porter, as usual, carries the show.
A small-town teenager thinks a lawyer is her illegitimate dad.
A returning World War II veteran falls for a troubled war widow.
In this remake of Libeled Lady, a tough newspaper editor hires a gigolo to compromise a woman suing his paper for libel.
A fore-runner and a semi- slight version of "Take Care of My Little Girl" from Sam Katzman, but pert-and-pretty Jean Porter had a knack for making Katzman's pictures look better than they were. Here, she (as Joanne Leeds), interrupts her carnival singing career to enroll as a freshman at Upton College. She quickly encounters the snobbery of the sorority girls because of her background. But the sorority is reorganized on democratic principles and she is invited to join, although it is never made too clear why she would want to join this group of airheads anyway.
A soldier returning from World War II finds love with a lady swimmer.
Twin sisters set a parent trap to reunite their divorced mother and father.
A bumbling soldier and his scheming friend take France by storm.
A pair of wacky lackeys try to take Tinseltown by storm.
A songwriter enrolls in an all-girl school to court a pretty gym teacher.
A college boy has to cope with a pair of beautiful twins.
A ranch owner fires his ranch hands and brings in women to replace them. The owner's daughter wants the male hands back and comes up with a plan to do it. They will rustle the horses and when the women hands are unable to find them, they will bring them in and get their old jobs back. But the two hands that steal the horses sell them and then claim they were robbed.
A widow's grown children try to break up her romance with a college professor.
Hitler summons the Axis leaders to a secret island meeting with disastrous results.
An Army sergeant''''s photographic memory puts him in conflict with a Nazi spy.
Teenage autograph seekers cause trouble at MGM.
When he falls for the jailer''''s daughter, a wandering cowpoke gets himself arrested.
Two army sergeants wreak havoc on leave.
As foreman of a dude ranch, Gene has two problems. One is a guest, the spoiled daughter of a millioniare, and the other is the disgruntled ex-foreman that Gene replaced, now just a ranch hand. Gene eventually gets the daughter straightened out but has to fire the ex-foreman and this leads to trouble when he returns intent on revenge.
An exiled caveman finds love when he joins another tribe.
Misc. Crew (feature film)
Fanciful biography of songwriter Cole Porter, who rose from high society to find success on Tin Pan Alley.
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