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|Also Known As:||Died:||March 6, 1976|
|Born:||September 6, 1904||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||New York City, New York, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
Sam, a brilliant child, leaves home for the mountains after being told that the family summer trip has been canceled, thus preventing him from doing the algae experiments he had planned for that summer. The film chronicles his struggle for independence, and with the forces of natures.
Secret agents fight to keep a criminal mastermind from altering the course of the Gulf Stream.
A Cook and a waitress decide to work at a bookstore filled with spies and bank robbers.
An accident-prone bellboy''s resemblance to Jerry Lewis causes rampant confusion.
A group of beatniks unwittingly harbor a serial rapist.
A young bride suspects her husband has been replaced by a space invader.
Two half-wits drive cross country to Hollywood in their search for stardom.
Harry and Willie buy the Edison Movie Studio in the year 1912 from Joseph Gorman, a confidence man. They follow Gorman to Hollywood where, as stunt men, they find him directing movies as Sergei Trumanoff and stealing the studio payroll.
Singer/Dancer Peggy Ryan neither sings nor dances in this comedy in which she plays a secretary, whose life has no romance because she devotes all of her time to her attractive older sister. But she does keep a diary that contains some fact and many fictional entries. One such is read by the wife (Louise Allbritton) of her boss (Jon Hall) who promptly sues for a divorce. Virginia Grey stars in a musical produced by Hall and sings (possibly dubbed) "Makin' a Million" and "Keep Your Chin Up." No spoiler to add that Ryan gets a boyfriend and Hall and Allbritton are reunited before this one runs it course.
A bandleader with hypnotic powers tries to train a boxer.
A hot-tempered young process server gets mixed up with gangsters.
An attempt to raise funds for new baseball uniforms gets a group of boys mixed up in crime.
A young divorcee tries to convert a house into a hotel despite its oddball inhabitants.
A brash young Marine has to redeem himself after trying to romance a female officer.
A bumbling young politician gets caught between grifters and a senator investigating corruption.
Gangster Deak Foster (Victory Jory) and his three henchmen, Brains Moran (Maxie Rosenbloom), Ears-to-the-Ground Hinkle (Horace MacMahon) and Photofinish Farris (George McKay), take over what they think is a night club run by a rival, Stud Rocco (Ralf Harold), only to discover it is a nursery run by Irene Perry (Rochelle Hudson). All fall under the benign influence to the point where the three henchmen go to night school to be educated and Deak falls in love with Julie.
A Brooklyn showgirl sets pulses racing at a boxers'''' training camp.
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.
George Hollister (Jack Holt), crack investigator for the NYC police, is assigned to run down the enemy aliens who dynamited a Detroit munitions plant. The trail takes him to a customs inspector who is known to have honored fake passports provided by Leon Fenten (C. Henry Gordon), chief henchman of Drexel Stuyvesant (Clay Clement) who heads the sabotage ring. Aided by his partner Ray Nolan (Noah Beery Jr). Hollister arrests an agent named Reed (Robert Fiske) and takes his place using the fake passport. As Reed, he is met by Karol Roy (Cecilia Callejo), an innocent assistant, who takes him to Fenten. Working undercover, Hollister is still unable to learn the name of the head man, not even from dumb gang-member Hank Kircher (Maxie Rosenbloom). Stuyvesant warns Fenten of his suspicions about "Reed" and the latter gives Hollister an assignment as a test.
Rival detectives fall in love when they're forced to work together.
A college professor turns songwriter and falls for his lyricist.
Pilot (Scott) disobeys unsafe orders and loses his job. He then starts a flying school which receives a boost when the government launches a program which it hopes will produce 20,000 pilots a year.
A crusading reporter becomes a hardened convict when he's framed.
Personal conflicts flare between competitors in a women's air race.
A fight manager decides his client needs a family for publicity purposes.
Mr. Moto must discover who poisoned a fighter in the boxing ring. This movie began as "Charlie Chan at the Ringside," but Warner Oland died during the filming so it was switched to a Mr. Moto.
A doctor plots crimes so he can study criminal psychology.
A fighter''''s hard-drinking father gets his son mixed up with the underworld.
A ring veteran turns a Texas tenderfoot into a winning fighter.
An honest cab driver fights against corruption.
When a small-town girl is diagnosed with a rare, deadly disease, an ambitious newspaper man turns her into a national heroine.
A tough detective investigates organized crime''''s ties to the murder of a millionaire''''s dog.
A feisty Irish woman turns a truck driver into a championship boxer.
In this comedic short, a reporter wins a boxer''''s contract and decides to stage a fight. Vitaphone Release 9860-9861.
In this comedic short, a waiter accidentally knocks out a boxing champion leading to a humorous "rematch." Vitaphone Release 9384-9385.
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