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Doc and his team battle Captain Seas for control of a fabulous resource.
An ex-convict and his gang try to use a luggage store to front a bank robbery, but business keeps getting in the way.
A young doctor with a broken heart succumbs to the lure of a socialite.
J. P. Courtney wants to update the music on the radio program he sponsors, but his wife, Agatha Courtney, is the final authority and addicted to the classics and won't allow him to replace Professor Bistell and his symphonic orchestra. Conspiring with his daughter Sue and her friends, Marvo the Great, the Andrews Sisters, Anne Payne and bandleader Woody Herman, they devise a sabotage plot that gets rid of Professor Bistell, and a new sound is soon heard on the program.
Other than the title, this film has no connection at all to the 1934 W.C. Fields film of the same title even though some sources give the plot of the Fields' film as the plot of this film. Hubert Abercrombie Gumm (Hugh Herbert), a flighty, eccentric screwball (what else)acquires a job as an executive at a radio station at the insistence of his only-slightly less eccentric aunt Fannie Handley (Esther Dale), who is married to one of the company owners, Ernest Truex. After mixing up the script pages to the various radio programs, Hubert sets out to get the name of a returning explorer on a contract for the radio station.
Small town girl (Dunne) Meets and falls for a playboy type (Foster) on a train to New York. For him, the fling is over when they arrive, but she continues to carry a torch. She meets and marries his brother (Montgomery), a mismatch which eventually grows into real love.
A foreign correspondent hurries home to stop his wife from getting a divorce.
True-life story of Edna Gladney, who fought for orphans' rights in Texas.
A young doctor's wedding turns into a tragic event.
Romantic rivals get caught in the battle to stop abolitionist John Brown.
Airline stewardesses vie for the love of a dashing pilot.
An entrepreneur builds an international news agency.
An FBI agent risks his life to infiltrate Nazi sympathizers in the U.S.
A race-car driver tries to keep his kid brother from taking to the track.
A book salesman (Olin Howlin as Olin Howland) sells Blondie Bumstead (Penny Singleton) a set of books on child training because he has convinced her that Baby Dumplin (Larry Simms) is a child prodigy. Meanwhile, J.C. Dithers (Jonathan Hale), boss of Blondie's husband, Dagwood Bumstead (Arthur Lake), rips Dagwood for altering the plans on an apartment building the construction firm is building for Abner Cartwright (Robert Middlemass) and, to keep his job, Dagwood must get Cartwright to sign off on the changes - the latter refuses in order to escape from an unfavorable contract. Baby Dumpling, the genius, is registered at school and Daisy, accompanying him, is picked up by the dog-catcher on the way back home and taken to the pound. Daisy is adopted by Melinda Mason (Peggy Ann Garner), the crippled daughter of one of the town's wealthiest men. Baby Dumpling looks everywhere and can not find Daisy, and plays hooky from school the next day. Immediately, Blondie and Dagwood suspect kidnapping, and Dagwood learns that Melinda, also missing, was last seen playing with a little boy and a dog. Dagwood promptly heads for the Mason estate, where he is even more promptly arrested as a kidnap suspect.
Family who witness a murder are pursued by gangsters.
An orphan runs off to a life of adventure, then returns to France in search of the girl he left behind.
An idealistic city girl moves to the country with her doctor husband.
A small-town doctor gets mixed up with gangsters.
This short film focuses on an incurable optimist who is always giving up on his job to try something new.
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