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Undercover agent Mark Owens (Charles Quigley) is sent to aid the Border Patrol in the trans-border town of Hernandez in breaking up a well-organized band of smugglers. Since the town is also noted for a place for obtaining quick marriages on the Mexico side, Mark obtains the job of pilot on "The Honeymoon Express." He does not realize that he has been recognized as a G-Man by "Hot Cake" Joe (Herbert Heywood), operator of a sandwich stand and an informant for the smugglers. Reporter Nancy Rawlings (Rosalind Keith), assigned to the airport on the American side of the border, sees Mike running the matrimonial express in his flamboyant uniform, and thinks he is ridiculous enough to make a good story. Her suspicions are aroused when he refuses to be photographed. She is further convinced he is a smuggler when she sees him accepting money from Kurt Feldon (Russell Hicks), suspected head of the smugglers. Feldon has accepted Mike as a genuine pilot for wedding parties and is paying him to steer customers to his cafe. Learning the truth from Joe, Feldon orders his henchman/flyer Blast Reardon (Marc Lawrence)to get rid of Mike. Blast, with a gang moll as his accomplice, charters Mike to fly them across the border to get married. A waitress at the airport, who Nancy has bribed to watch Mike's activities, tips her off about the flight and Nancy hides in the plane. Once in the air, Blast forces Mike to land at the smuggler's hideout, where he is imprisoned.
When Bob Patterson arrives to buy cattle he gets caught up in Kenney's plan to take over Halliday's ranch. Kenney's gang led by Slade are keeping all cattle buyers away so Halliday will be unable to pay off his note. When Slade robs Halliday, Bob has a plan that will use the stolen bills to trap Kenney.
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A woman's compulsion to gamble threatens to ruin her marriage -- especially after losing $30,000 of her husband's savings.
A drama about a man who accidentally runs over and kills a pedestrian on the outskirts of a small town whose citizens, including the sheriff, are hiding a deadly secret about the victim.
A drama about seven strange orphans with vicious dogs who turn a remote farmhouse into a prison for unsuspecting travelers who will either become their parents or disappear permanently.
A curmudgeony big-city doctor's concern for his patients in a rundown Baltimore neighborhood puts him at odds with his own family. This is a similar contemporary version of the Paul Muni film "The Last Angry Man" (1959), which itself was remade as a TV movie and shown first several weeks after this
With the help of a hired hand, a woman fights off a conglomerate out to steal her oil well.
A monster-chasing reporter finds himself searching Seattle for a killer whose grisly record seems to stretch back more than a century, making an appearance every twenty-one years. This sequel to "The Night Stalker" (1971) led to the near-cult "Kolchak" series (1974-75) that had Darren McGavin trying
A boy''''s evil twin leads him on the path to murder.
A student goes on the run to evade a sentence for vehicular manslaughter.
A high school student falls in love, for the first time, with a World War II bride.
A bittersweet tale of a newly divorced man trying to find a place for himself in the world of swinging singles.
Four elderly ladies with time on their hands create a fictional girl for a computer dating service and get involved with a psychopath. Helen Hayes, in her first TV movie, was Emmy-nominated for her performance.
Forbin is the designer of an incredibly sophisticated computer that will run all of America's nuclear defenses. Shortly after being turned on, it detects the existence of Guardian, the Soviet counterpart, previously unknown to US Planners. Both computers insist that they be linked, and after taking safeguards to preserve confidential material, each side agrees to allow it. As soon as the link is established the two become a new Super computer and threaten the world with the immediate launch of nuclear weapons if they are detached. Colossus begins to give it's plans for the management of the world under it's guidance. Forbin and the other scientists form a technological resistance to Colossus which must operate underground.
While fighting a perilous oil-well fire, a demolition specialist seeks a reconciliation with his wife and daughter.
Posing as a hangman, Mace Bishop arrives in town with the intention of freeing a gang of outlaws, including his brother, from the gallows. Mace urges his younger brother to give up crime. The sheriff chases the brothers to Mexico. They join forces, however, against a group of Mexican bandits who mortally wound both brothers.
A novice schoolteacher faces delinquent students and apathetic administrators in a tough inner city high school.
The romance between Guinevere and Lancelot destroys King Arthur''s dream kingdom.
A young man returns home after a three year tour of duty in the navy only to find things are somewhat different from when he left. His kid sister has grown into a young woman, the job he thought was waiting for him turns out to have some unique conditions, and perhaps most importantly his former sweetheart has married a wealthy and much older man. Disillusioned, he drifts from job to job while trying hard to avoid the advances of his former girlfriend, who is unhappy in her marriage and longs for something extra. While all he wants to do is make something of his life, his will power will be put to the ultimate test.
A medieval knight''''s efforts to defend his lord are complicated when he falls in love.
A middle-aged postmistress falls for an engaged man during a convention in New York.
A woman murders her rich twin and tries to take her place.
Future president John Kennedy fights to save his crew when their PT boat sinks in the Pacific.
College students on spring break turn Palm Springs into a disaster area.
A cossack leader clashes with his rebellious son.
A grizzled U.S. general leads his men against the Japanese in Burma during World War II.
Two trappers fight to protect their gold from outlaws.
A defiant Southern girl marries a poor dirt farmer instead of the wealthy landowner her mother picked out.
A doctor commits euthanasia on his dying friend and then pursues an affair with the latter''s wife, causing a small New England town to suspect him of plotting it as a murder.
A small-time thief kills his way to the top of the New York rackets.
Changing times create sexual tensions among members of a small-town family in the ''''20s.
A sheriff enlists a drunk, a kid and an old man to help him fight off a ruthless cattle baron.
Billy the Kid sets out for vengeance on the men who killed his mentor.
A Cuban fisherman believes his long dry spell will end when he catches a legendary fish.
While working as a counselor at a summer camp, college-student Marjorie Morgenstern falls for 32-year-old Noel Airman, a would-be dramatist working at a nearby summer theater. Like Marjorie, he is an upper-middle-class New York Jew (born 'Ehrman'), but has fallen away from his roots, and Marjorie's parents object among other things to his lack of a suitable profession, such as medicine or law. Noel himself warns Marjorie repeatedly that she's much too naive and conventional for him, but they nonetheless fall in love. As they pursue an on-again-off-again relationship, Marjorie completes her studies at Hunter College, and works to establish an acting career, while Noel first leaves the theater for a job with an advertising agency, but later completes a musical he'd started writing before he and Marjorie had first met. Meanwhile, their relationship deepens (though, consistent with '50s Hollywood mores, the more full-fledged sexuality in their relationship is never explicitly communicated). They plan to marry, but after the musical's critical failure on Broadway, Noel runs away. Marjorie finally tracks him down at the summer theater where they first met--and, realizing that this is probably where he belongs, finally gives up on the relationship. Helping her to move on with her life is Wally, once Noel's assistant, now a very successful Broadway playwright, and all along, Marjorie's unrequited lover. The movie ends with a clear implication Wally and Marjorie will finally be a couple.
A southern belle fights to survive slavery after learning her mother was black.
A female publishing magnate tries to keep a general she hates from securing a prestigious appointment.
A police captain's emotions get in the way when his daughter is kidnapped.
A convict¿s loyalty to the mob is when they threaten his pregnant wife.
A cop framed for a murder he did not commit hunts the San Francisco waterfront for the Mob racketeers who are responsible.
An air-corps pioneer stands trial for criticizing his superiors.
The arrival of a female doctor sets a Western town on its ear.
A falling star marries the newcomer he's helping reach the top.
A platoon of army misfits tries to rescue two women kidnapped by Indians.
A fading Hollywood star returns to the stage to work with the man who discovered her.
Opera singer Grace Moore turns to popular music when her dreams of a classical career fail to materialize.
Oklahoma lad grows up to become America''''s favorite humorist.
The famous Native American athlete fights prejudice in his pursuit of sports stardom.
When an FBI agent goes undercover in the Communist Party, his wife and friends question his patriotism.
Soldiers fight through the Everglades to return home after destroying a Seminole fort.
A pair of advertising executives use a woman's child to snag a client.
An American infantry unit moves from basic training to combat in Europe.
A stranded carnival dancer takes on a corrupt political boss when she marries into small-town society.
A talent scout turns a young unknown into a radio singing star.
A dying millionaire gives his fortune to a working girl, then recovers and tries to get it back.
An American blackmarketeer falls in love with the wife of Nazi collaborator.
Two sisters compete for the same man.
An elderly millionaire makes a hobby of playing cupid.
A woman uncovers deadly secrets when she visits her late husband's family.
A husband tries to win back his wife before she can divorce him.
A returning GI searches for the wife who left him and gave away their son.
A flyer dismissed as too old fights to prove himself against the Japanese.
Fictionalized biography of George Gershwin and his fight to bring serious music to Broadway.
Honeymooners in Washington get caught up in wartime crowding, with disastrous results.
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