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|Also Known As:||Died:||January 17, 1968|
|Born:||September 6, 1909||Cause of Death:||heart ailment|
|Birth Place:||Chicago, Illinois, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Wally Hogan has things going his way. He is the manager-trainer of Bullet Bradley, a fighter who has just won the lightweight championship. Life suddenly takes a not-so-happy turn, however, when Bullet gets drafted. Hogan's gangster partners "persuade him to enlist and keep an eye on the fighter, who is subsequently declared psychologically unfit for the Army. Enter Herbet Tuttle, a draftee eager to have Hogan turn him into a fighter. Hogan Reluctantly agrees only after he discovers Tuttle's aunt is the beautiful singer at a nightclub. From then on it's a case of stringing Tuttle along while trying to get close to his aunt. To further complicate Hogan's life there is a rulebook Military Police Officer who tries to squish the shenanigans.
A family with three children takes in troubled orphans.
A circus ringmaster and an egotistical trapeze artist vie for the love of a pretty acrobat.
Rod Cameron, Jane Nigh, Morris Ankrum, Douglas Kennedy, John Ridgely. Trail scout Rod Cameron is hired to lead a wagon train through Indian territory after two unscrupulous white men violate an important treaty with the redskins.
The citizens of Poker Flat attempt to rid their town of bad influences.
Richard Derr, Barbara Rush, Peter Hanson, Larry Keating, John Hoyt. A landmark science fiction film of the fifties. Scientists race against time to build a super rocket ship that can save a select group before the earth collides with another planet. Naturally, no one wants to be left behind for the final Armageddon. The special effects which include a giant tidal wave crashing down on Broadway won an Oscar. Produced by fantasy film specialist George Pal (The Time Machine ) .
Brothers on opposite sides of the Civil War join forces to fight off marauding Indians.
In 1753, Colonel George Washington (James Seay) and frontiersman Christopher Gist (John Ridgely) are proudly introducing their protege, Delaware Indian Prince Hannoc (Jon Hall) to Williamsburg, Virginia society. French spy Elizabeth Leeds (Mary Castle) romances Hannoc, hoping to swing the Delawares to the French side in the impending colonial war. Hannoc saves Washington and his men from a French trap during a peace mission. When Hannoc's father, Chief Shingiss (Pedro de Cordoba), comes to Williamsburg to sign a mutual defense pact with the British, he is murdered by French spies. Hannoc and Indian maiden Morna (Sherry Moreland) unmask Miss Leeds as a spy just as war breaks out, with Washington and his troops besieged at Fort Necessity.
The four Jennings brothers are Lawyers. When Al has a brother murdered, he goes after the murderer. He outdraws him but a witness says it was murder. Escaping the Sheriff he take refuge on a cattle ranch only to learn all the hands are rustlers. With a price on his head Al joins them and becomes an outlaw. His fame grows as does the reward for his capture.
Hidden Valley has managed to retain its Old Western atmosphere, free of modern-day corruption, until escaped convict Smitty (Ian MacDonald) arrives with plans of taking over and opening the town up as a gambling resort. Fronting for him is hotel owner Carson Masterson (Paul Harvey) who is running for mayor against incumbent Larkin (Harry Cheshire). Smitty is counting on Masterson winning the election and getting rid of Marshal Tim Gallery (Harry Lauter) and his deputy, Happy Hooper (Buddy Ebsen). Newspaper editor Bill Stafford (John Ridgely) confronts Smitty about his past and the convict beats him to death. Masterson uses the killing as a campaign issue, and blasts away at Larkin's inability to catch the killer, while the crooks are also able to frame Happy as a tool of the gambling interests. Western artist Rex Allen (Rex Allen), a WW II Air Force buddy of Tim and Happy arrives on an assignment from a national magazine and becomes involved in the troubles facing his pals and the Mayor.
An ambitious young man wins an heiress' heart but has to cope with his former girlfriend's pregnancy.
A prim and proper lady has an alter ego that comes out while she sleepwalks.
A priest sets out to catch the man who killed one of his colleagues.
A tramp steamer lands sick crewman Jake Davis on rubber-growing island Oraka, from which voluptuous, bedroom-eyed saloon singer Coral is about to be ejected because "men like her too much." But Coral's slimy boss Cognac gets her a reprieve so she can learn Jake's secret. In the process, Coral gets a bit too fond of Jake, who (suspected of wartime collaboration ) resolves on new efforts to clear himself; but more complications arise.
A cheesecake artist tries to get a college professor to pose for him.
Bomba the Jungle Boy arrives to rescue a child just as a volcano is about to erupt.
Carefree Chuck Connor is on his way west and stops off to see an old friend and his four lads. When his host is killed in a riding accident Chuck realises he must take care of the family. They hit the road and he takes a job on a ranch, but he has to keep the children hidden as his boss hates kids. There's also tension with the neighbouring ranch, and when a girl on the run from her nasty uncle joins the family unannounced Chuck wonders what he has done to deserve all this.
A veteran tries to clear an old friend of a murder charge.
Police try to crack down on the illegal immigration racket.
A senior officer faces the horror of sending his men on suicide missions over Germany during the last days of World War II.
The Bowery Boys pose as bellhops to solve a murder.
Movie star Collier Laing is recalled to active duty with the Army Criminal Investigation Division. His mission: to sweep debutante Marita Connell off her feet and flush out her former boyfriend, who's sent her jewels stolen in occupied Germany. Soon it's a question of who's sweeping whom; Miss Connell's nickname is "Killer." But when she wants to elope, Laing begins to have qualms.
A naval officer devotes his life to the development of the aircraft carrier.
Psychiatry provides the key to proving a veteran flyer innocent of his wife''s murder.
The daughter of a ship's captain becomes a sea-going cupid.
This film, based on real events, focuses on the defection of Soviet Embassy code specialist Igor Gouzenko.
A night-club singer gets involved with a mobster.
A gambler falls for the wife of the outlaw he's out to catch.
An elderly millionaire makes a hobby of playing cupid.
A married woman''s passion for a former love drives her mad.
An ambitious singer ruins a doctor''''s life.
A woman uncovers deadly secrets when she visits her late husband's family.
A runaway prince in disguise takes up with a taxi driver.
A widow generates small-town gossip when she falls in love too soon after her husband's death.
Private eye Philip Marlowe investigates a society girl's involvement in the murder of a pornographer.
A flyer dismissed as too old fights to prove himself against the Japanese.
A man suspected of murder charms a secretary into helping him.
A blinded Marine tries to adjust to civilian life.
Honeymooners in Washington get caught up in wartime crowding, with disastrous results.
A serviceman and a starlet find love at the star-staffed serviceman's center.
A U.S. sub braves enemy waters during World War II.
A young man about to be married discovers the two aunts who raised him have been poisoning lonely old men.
A Mountie tracks a downed Nazi flyer through the Canadian wilderness.
A bomber crew sees World War II action over the Pacific.
A mob leader escapes prison and flees with his love to a mountain hideaway, where he tries to atone for his sins.
Dedicated aircraft workers compete for the same girl.
An acerbic critic wreaks havoc when a hip injury forces him to move in with a midwestern family.
Romanticized biography of General George Armstrong Custer and his last stand.
The FBI tracks Nazi agents to a luxury hotel.
A young innocent's surprise inheritance causes problems with her poor but proud boyfriend.
A hotshot flyer endangers his colleagues in the Royal Air Force as they fly against the Nazis.
Honolulu days are far from peaceful for a boatload of amorous sailors.
A prizefighter's swelled head endangers his marriage.
Steel-worker brothers compete for the same woman.
A reporter tries to solve a series of boardinghouse murders.
A circus manager turns a young farm boy into a star lion tamer.
A woman discovers her respectable husband is a notorious gangster.
A doctor tries to rescue a young innocent from Nazi agents.
An heiress ditches her fortune-hunting fiance to find happiness living on her own.
An undercover cop finds himself on the wrong side of the law when the mob discovers his true identity.
An accident-prone reporter stumbles into love and a big story.
A hardened crook behind bars comes up against a reform-minded warden.
Biography of the famed Notre Dame coach and his fight to "win one for the Gipper."
An embezzler''''s wife begs his boss for forgiveness, only to fall in love with him.
A Central American plantation manager and his boss battle over a traveling showgirl.
After a failed hit, a mob chief recuperates in a monastery.
A young inventor''s new marriage is jeopardized by financial problems.
Airline stewardesses vie for the love of a dashing pilot.
In the Canadian wilderness, an accused murderer takes the place of a dead Mountie.
A woman claims to have killed in self-defense, until a blackmailer turns up with incriminating evidence.
Truck driving brothers are framed for murder by a lady psycho.
A defense lawyer sets out to topple a powerful gangster.
A pregnant prison inmate shares her problems with the patients in a maternity ward.
A reporter tries to nail a gambling-ship owner for murder.
On his release from prison, a crook tries to stop his brother from following in his footsteps.
The Secret Service investigates a fleet of gambling ships.
Personal conflicts flare between competitors in a women's air race.
After digging up the dirt on local politicians, a newswoman decides to run for office.
A hard-living dockworker finds religion until his brother is murdered.
A crusading reporter becomes a hardened convict when he's framed.
A college professor turns songwriter and falls for his lyricist.
A lady doctor gets mixed up with a criminal gang.
A murderer returns from the grave with a thirst for blood.
A young tough takes the rap for a hardened gangster.
Rival detectives fall in love when they're forced to work together.
A hobby-mad family makes their obsessions pay off.
A waiter becomes a singing prizefighter.
Pilot brothers vie for the same woman.
A government agent battles smugglers.
A race-car driver tries to keep his kid brother from taking to the track.
An industrialist values money over his family''''s happiness.
A teen-aged sleuth helps two old ladies deal with the "haunting" of their mansion.
A fight manager decides his client needs a family for publicity purposes.
A young boxer flees to farming country when he thinks he's killed an opponent in the ring.
A female reporter gets herself arrested so she can interview a gangster''s moll.
A novice lawyer must defend a killer.
A teen-aged sleuth sets out to prove a young girl innocent of murder charges.
An FBI agent risks his life to infiltrate Nazi sympathizers in the U.S.
A flighty heiress discovers inner strength when she develops a brain tumor.
Three WWI Army buddies get mixed up with the mob in peacetime.
A daring lady reporter sets out to catch a blackmailer.
A football scout tries to get a legendary runner back into the game.
A reporter poses as a jewel smuggler to unmask a criminal gang.
An impoverished widow fights scandal for the sake of her four children.
Two wacky Hollywood writers drive their boss crazy while trying to help a pregnant waitress.
A timid advertising man learns to fight for the girl of his dreams.
Even a jail term for contempt can''''t keep reporter Torchy Blane from investigating the case of a murdered department store owner.
A sporting-goods salesman poses as a jockey to stimulate sales.
A nightclub owner and a bandleader compete for the lead singer''''s heart.
An ambitious newspaper woman traces bank robbers to an ocean liner.
Female reporter Torchy Blane tries to crack a counterfeiting case.
A mysterious woman tries to help her son''''s foster family without revealing her true identity.
A mobster tries to take over the trucking business.
An Army base murder investigation dredges up strange secrets.
Three childhood friends get mixed up with gangsters.
A singing cowboy turns out to be a tenderfoot.
An orphan searching for her father softens a gangster''''s heart.
A hospitalized detective probes the murder of a fellow patient.
An ambitious secretary uses the men in her life to turn herself into a radio star.
In a remake of Dawn Trail, Bob Mason is wounded chasing the killers of his father. During his recovery, his nurse is Alice whom his friend Ben plans to marry. He eventually learns the killer was Alice's brother Rudd. But Rudd convinces Ben that Bob is taking Alice away from him. So Ben removes the bullets from Bob's gun just before Bob goes off to face Rudd.
A small-town boy wins a Hollywood talent contest.
An unemployed architect falls in love with an heiress.
Recruits on a new submarine fall for the same girl.
A mob-connected trainer grooms a bellhop for the boxing ring.
In this short film, an old vaudeville performer entertains his granddaughter with stories of his past. Vitaphone Release 369A.
In this short musical, Skinnay Ennis attempts to get his orchestra in shape for an audition. Vitaphone Release 9935.
This short film focuses on new army recruits prior to the U.S. entry into World War II. Vitaphone Release 9933-9934.
Short film that was used to boost U.S. public morale and draw interest to the marines due to the inevitable conflict of WWII. Vitaphone Release 9954-9955.
Short subject on the part that the pony express played during the election of President Lincoln and the news of the Civil War.
When a beauty queen tries to make it in Hollywood, she learns stardom comes at a price in this short film. Vitaphone Release 88-89A.
This short film pays tribute to Hollywood''''s stunt men and women with clips of difficult stunts on land and in the air. Vitaphone Release 9793-9794.
This short film dramatizes the birth of the American Bill of Rights. Vitaphone Release 9300-9301.
In this short film, a temperamental film director has a tendency of changing his films in the middle of production. Vitaphone Release 9240-9241.
In this comedic short, a waiter accidentally knocks out a boxing champion leading to a humorous "rematch." Vitaphone Release 9384-9385.
This short film focuses on a disgraced U.S. army officer. Vitaphone Release 8369-8370.
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