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|Also Known As:||Died:||December 23, 1962|
|Born:||October 4, 1886||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Barcelona, ES||Profession:||Cast ...|
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To escape the edict of Egypt's Pharoah, Rameses I, condemning all first-born Hebrew males, the infant Moses is set adrift on the Nile in a reed basket. Saved by the pharaoh's daughter Bithiah, he is adopted by her and brought up in the court of her brother, Pharaoh Seti. Moses gains Seti's favor and the love of the throne princess Nefertiri, as well as the hatred of Seti's son, Rameses. When his Hebrew heritage is revealed, Moses is cast out of Egypt, and makes his way across the desert where he marries, has a son and is commanded by God to return to Egypt to free the Hebrews from slavery. In Egypt Moses's fiercest enemy proves to be not Rameses, but someone near to him who can 'harden his heart'.
A marine captain and his top sergeant are assigned to take their company from a small village to the brutal reality of war in the trenches.
A small-town soldier gets a chance to be a hero when he accidentally crosses enemy lines.
Webb Carey returns to Orta, near Milan, to find out who betrayed his World War II O.S.S. team and caused the death of several villagers. His old love Julie, whom he thought dead at the hands of the Nazis, is alive and married to the Barone.
A socialite pretends to be blind to win the love of a blind concert pianist.
The Bowery Boys get wrapped up in a taxi war.
A murdered nightclub star possesses a mild-mannered look-alike to bring his killers to justice.
A major and his men attempt to restore order to the war-torn Italian town of Adano.
A girl is raised as a native while living on a tropical island.
A guerilla leader falls in love with a mysterious woman in World War II Lisbon.
After being tortured by the Nazis, a concert pianist fights to recover his memory.
Two bumbling plumbers are hired by a socialite to fix a leak. A case of mistaken identity gets the pair an invitation to a fancy party and an entree into high society. As expected, things don't go too smoothly.
A newspaper editor writes headlines that predict the future.
Henry Aldrich (James Lydon) tries to match his unfriendly teacher, Mr. Bradley (vaughan Glaser) with a wife. Henry hopes the teacher will become friendly enough to let him graduate with honors so he can use an inheritance for college.
Ship engineer Jim Taggert (John Litel) is rescued from a torpedoed tramp steamer by Joe Morgan (Alan Baxter), an American gangster that found New York too hot for him, and has become a fisherman operating from an out-of-the-way island off of the coast of South America. Morgan makes his headquarters at the Halfway House run by the parents of Maria Styx (Fifi D'Orsay) as a bar and dance resort catering to the planters and traders of the island. Taggert finds himself practically a prisoner along with a group of American girls acting as entertainers at the resort. Taggert shadows Morgan in his activities in a remote cove and finds that Morgan is supplying German U-boat commanders with torpedoes, but does not know that Morgan has rigged the torpedoes with clock devices that explode when at sea and sinks the U-boats.
Thinking he''''s terminally ill, a man tries to raise money by undertaking daredevil stunts.
A Mountie tracks a childhood friend gone bad.
A World War I veteran sneaks two orphans back to his native Australia.
A young woman marries a soldier to fulfill the conditions of a will. However, when she gets ready to divorce him, she realizes that she actually loves him, and determines to find a way to stay married to him.
Singer pretends to be younger so she can enter a music school.
A hot-tempered young process server gets mixed up with gangsters.
A lawyer''''s secretary tries to protect a controversial client from prying eyes at an over-crowded hotel.
A playboy drops his many girlfriends when he falls in love with a grounded angel.
A temperamental Latina and her family get caught in the search for a rare art treasure.
Show-biz hopefuls stage a benefit for an orphanage.
A lady con artist scams two out-of-work entertainers into financing a safari.
A lady cardsharp tries to con an eccentric scientist only to fall for him.
Naval hero Lord Nelson defies convention to court a married woman of common birth.
Rival jewel thieves on the run find love in the Far East.
A night-club singer on the lam marries a South American rubber planter to escape the law.
An oil tycoon's representative finds love when he tries to buy a South American race horse.
A reformed jewel thief tries to clear a society beauty of murder charges.
When a waiter (Murphy) gives a society girl (Joyce) a public spanking for attending a Communist rally, her soup-tycoon uncle (Ruggles) makes the waiter a vice-president of his company.
The mayor''''s secretary competes with her homicide detective fiancé''''s devotion to his job.
A college professor turns songwriter and falls for his lyricist.
A crusader returns to his Western hometown to root out corruption.
A gangster's moll runs home to mother, with reporters and amateur detectives hot on her tail.
A drunk fighting to hold on to his family discovers he has the deciding vote in a local election.
After saving a tramp (Lorre) from suicide, a millionaire (Baxter) takes his clothing and disappears. Word is out that he will give a million dollars to anyone who is kind of a tramp.
When she kills a blackmailer, a woman is defended by the son she abandoned years earlier.
When a working girl tries to return a lost fur coat, she gets caught up in a wealthy family''''s battles.
A crackpot press agent tries to pass off an aspiring opera singer as a jungle girl.
While vacationing in New York, a European prince falls for a showgirl.
French actors set out to deflate the ego of legendary stage star David Garrick.
When auto magnate Robert Bailey (Jack Holt) announces he is going to retire and turn his plant over to the employees he incurs the enmity of K.Y. Mitchell (Granville Bates), a large stockholder in the company; Carey MacGregor (Morgan Wallace), head of a parts manufacturing company that depends on Bailey Motors for most of its business; Logan Walters (Robert Emmett Keane), general manager of the business and his social-climbing wife Laura (Margaret Irving); and Mary Brookhart (Katherine DeMille), a predatory widow who is also a large stockholder and in love with Bailey. Bailey announces he is flying to his mountain retreat for a vacation and to complete the transfer of his interests to the employees. On the way to the airport, Bailey's car is side-swiped and his private plane cracks up before leaving the ground. Bailey is injured and his taken home, and narrowly escapes death when a bullet is fired through his bedroom window, He hires noted detective Frank Rogers (Purnell Pratt) to investigate. Mitchell, MacGregor, Walters, Mary and Bailey's ne'er-do-well nephew, Ralph (Maurice Murphy) are all suspected by the detective. In a scheme to make the guilty party show his hand, Bailey, his attorney Nelson Dudley (Craig Reynolds) and Rogers decide to invite the suspects to a week-end party at Bailey's lodge. The nephew brings an uninvited guest, Doris (Rosalind Keith). A dummy decoy is placed in Bailey's bed and another detective placed on watch. The next morning, the operative is found dead from a bullet fired through the window. On Dudley's advice, Bailey and Rogers agree to keep the killing secret. Another detective, accompanied by Dudley, takes the body to town, and later this detective is found dead. MacGregor returns from a hunting trip and tells Bailey and Rogers he knows the name of the guilty party but, just as he about to reveal the name, he is shot from outside. Though MacGregor is not killed, Rogers announces that he is dead. Rogers calls a midnight meeting of all the guests and Bailey, noting that Dudley is missing, starts a search of the house. He is attacked in the cellar, but subdues his assailant.
An Australian opera singer hires a husband so she can work in the U.S.
An eccentric millionaire hires a gold digger to run his business.
An orphan runs off to a life of adventure, then returns to France in search of the girl he left behind.
Vaudevillians supporting the musical efforts of aging Hollywood star Diane de Valle decide to head for Tinseltown themselves when de Valle's high salary and low drawing power cancel the revue. Managing to land roles in a de Valle musical movie, perky Peggy is rescued from the chorus line by the tricks of her boyfriend Jack, who uses bravado to usurp de Valle's role in favor of Peggy, who is more suited to the bouncy musical.
At a Mexican resort, a fast-talking magazine editor woos the dancer he's trashed in print.
A naïve girl tries to use a rich admirer''''s money to help others.
A football player inherits a chic Paris fashion house.
Mirabel wins a $5,000 lottery which will enable her to live like a queen in New York. There she meets Sandro, a bellboy who is really a prince, so she does get to be a queen after all.
A news reporter turns the woman he loves into a media star after she rejects an aristocrat''s marriage proposal.
Poolroom ace Dunn marries his girlfriend Wilson but cant find work so he sends her back to her family. Things improve after he catches some crooks.
A barber tries to find the winning lottery ticket he hid from his moralistic wife.
Opera prima donna leaves the Metropolitan to form her own company with Tibbett as leading man. She leaves this company too which means Tibbett and company must carry on without her.
When her fiancée Buck Gonzales is killed, dance hall queen Cleo Borden inherits his wealth. Included are oil wells supervised by British engineer Carrington, whom Cleo sets out to win by becoming a "lady." She races her horse in Buenos Aires, gains social position by loveless marriage to bankrupt Colton, and even sings in an opera. But when she meets Carrington again, he's become the Earl of Stratton...
After escaping prison, an innocent man seeks revenge on the men who framed him.
Ambitious chorus girl Linda Fayne (Constance Cummings)achieves a friendship with successful composer Victor Banki (Paul Lukas), who writes a song for her and gets her in an Ibsen (Joseph Cawthorn) show where she is a hit. Fame, romance and marriage to Victor, and a baby follows. Linda is attracted to Lorenzo Valenti (Philip Reed as Phillip Reed), whom she discovered in a Bohemian cafe and persuades Ibsen to give him a job in her show. She and Valenti have an affair and Victor consents to a divorce. The locale shifts to London where Valenti's success and life style parallels Linda's rise to fame. Disillusioned, she returns to New York where tragedy awaits. The child dies and Victor has lost his ability, but Linda spurns Valenti's cable asking her to return to him, and she and Victor chart a new course in life.
An aspiring opera singer and her mentor fight so much they barely realize they''re in love.
A Satanist faces off with the vengeful man whose wife and daughter he has stolen.
A bond thief, a private eye and a drunken reporter wreak havoc on an ocean voyage.
An Australian bandit kidnaps an opera singer and falls in love with her.
Buck Jones, Helen Mack, George Humbart, Luis Alberni. A corrupt mayor exploits the local farmers for his own gains until Santa Fe Stewart (Buck Jones) rides into town and rights the wrongs.
A female novelist doesn't realize her new friend is the wife whose husband she's trying to steal.
A taxi dancer tries to pick up the pieces when her marriage to a millionaire playboy collapses.
A simple schoolteacher gets caught up in a wealthy baron''''s crooked schemes.
A dance-band leader finds love and success in Brazil.
Prophetic tale of a mother in 1940 trying to keep her son out of war.
A man known to be a mute is suspected of committing a murder, as he was noticed at the scene. However, witnesses saw and heard him talking as he was leaving the scene of the crime. The police must determine if he is the actual killer or if he is being framed.
A U.S. Cavalry officer tries to protect Spanish landowners in California.
A criminal on the run becomes a Hollywood movie star.
Small town America: the Cohens own a movie theater; the Kellys own a diner. Kitty Kelly and Maurice Cohen are young lovers; Maurice sends Kitty's picture to a movie studio, and they accept her and make her a star. Soon, the Kelly family is living the high life; they write a postcard to the Cohens, who take a polite "wish you were here" as an invitation to sell everything. The Kellys shun the Cohens, who they now see as gauche. But when sound films are introduced, Kitty is no longer a star, and composer Maurice suddenly makes his family rich (for a while) .
A deserted wife tries to keep her husband's costuming company afloat.
When her husband loses his job, a woman risks her marriage to become the breadwinner.
A scheming promoter tries to get rich selling artificial rubber.
A new sheriff faces the rustlers who killed his predecessor.
A hypnotist falls in love with a girl using his powers to turn her into a great singer.
A bookworm turns himself into a romantic adventurer in Central America.
A dim-witted boxer helps a naive friend romance a gangster's girl.
A carnival dancer fills in for the show''s high diver.
A deranged ballet teacher will stop at nothing to keep control of his protegee.
A flower seller goes into exile in place of a notorious opera singer.
Charles Abbott is a wealthy adventurer in Cuba of the 1850s. He is in love with Narcissa but goes after La Clavel to obtain information on the Spanish. He becomes implicated in the death of his friend Escobar, brother of Narcissa.
In this comedic short, Charlie Chase can''''t find his way out of France even though the war has ended.
In this comedic short, a magical chef helps a housewife cook her husband''''s dinner.
Charley Chase gets mixed up in a revolution in this short comedy.
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