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|Also Known As:||Died:||January 20, 1990|
|Born:||July 16, 1907||Cause of Death:||congestive heart failure|
|Birth Place:||Brooklyn, New York, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
Compilation documentary on the film industry's world and efforts during World War II.
Three interconnected stories about nine people whose lives are drastically changed by letters delayed a year in delivery. Pilot to a prospective series.
Returning from a mental institution following a traumatic rape experience, a young woman finds herself the target of someone trying to drive her insane.
A woman is beseiged by nightly dreams of an imaginary lover, and, after her husband dies, she is helped by a scheming lawyer to unravel the mystery in her subconscious.
A female carnival owner hires a hot-blooded young singer to save her touring show.
A penniless farmer tracks the woman he loves to a New Orleans brothel.
An authoritarian rancher, who rules an Arizona county with her private posse of hired guns, finds herself falling for the new marshal who comes to set things straight.
An executive''''s wife barters sex for her husband''''s business success.
A woman returns from Indian captivity to find herself an outcast.
In post-Civil War Wyoming, ranch owner Lucy Lee is en route to Rock Springs to sell her cattle. When Jeff Young approaches her camp, asking for food and a place to sleep, she at first fears that he is part of Butch Cassidy's notorious Wild Bunch, an outlaw gang that has been terrorizing the country, but nevertheless allows him to stay.
A wealthy businessman sets out to find his long-lost illegitimate son.
When a toy manufacturer feels ignored and unappreciated by his wife and children, he begins to fall in love with a former employee.
The wife of a crooked cattle baron plots his murder.
A local prince in British Burma has been killed, apparently by his prospecting partner Jim Brecan. The bereaved father wants Brecan's head, no questions asked, but Captain Cardigan of the colonial police hopes to find him first for a fair trial. Meanwhile, Brecan finds refuge on the teak plantation of wealthy colonial Gwen Moore, where mutual attraction soon makes him indispensable...
The Jones family, about to prove claim to prime Montana land, is raided by renegade Indians in league with villainous neighbor McCord, who gets most of the stolen cattle. Two survivors are helped by college-educated chief's son Colorados. Now Sierra Nevada Jones must fight for her land against legal technicalities and assorted villains. Can she gain the help of McCord's hired gun, Farrell?
A woman fights to convince the police that she witnessed a murder.
When a business magnate dies, his board of directors fights over who should run the company.
An unhappily married couple realize their problems seem minor when the ship hits an iceberg.
A former jailbird makes good after the wrong man is accused for his crime.
An actress who has been estranged from her family, returns to her hometown to see her daughter in a school play.
A woman desperately seeks help to prevent her trapped husband from drowning.
An embittered woman seeks escape in marriage, only to fall for her husband's best friend.
A mystery man tries to help a young innocent escape a murderous housekeeper.
Helen Ferguson, pregnant, penniless and dumped by her boyfriend Steve Morley, takes the identity of the pregnant Patrice Harkness, when she and her husband are killed in a train crash. The rich Harkness in-laws, and their other son Bill, had never seen Patrice, so they accept her and her newborn son into their family. However Steve eventually finds her and starts to blackmail her.
A ruthless race-car driver falls for a crusading journalist out to clean up the sport.
A woman seduces a District Attorney and pulls him into a web of theft and murder.
A chic New York couple is torn apart by a seductive model.
The 1870s, New Mexico territory: T.C. Jeffords is a cattle baron who built his ranch, the Furies, from scratch.
When Joan Boothe accompanies husband-reporter David to Las Vegas, she begins gambling to pass the time while he is doing a story. Encouraged by the casino manager, she gets hooked on gambling, to the point where she "borrows" David's expense money to pursue her addiction. This finally breaks up their marriage, but David continues trying to help her.
A professor doesn't know his wife is an heiress.
A neurotic invalid accidentally overhears a phone conversation plotting her own murder.
A concert pianist dying of tuberculosis fall for her doctor.
A woman slowly discovers that her artist husband is a deranged killer.
"Wicked" Lily Bishop joins a wagon train to California, led by Michael Fabian and Johnnny Trumbo, but news of the Gold Rush scatters the train. When Johnny and Michael finally arrive, Lily is rich from her saloon and storekeeper (former slaver) Pharaoh Coffin is bleeding the miners dry. But worse troubles are ahead: California is inching toward statehood, and certain people want to make it their private empire.
A woman uncovers deadly secrets when she visits her late husband's family.
Dozens of star and character-actor cameos and a message about the Variety Club (show-business charity) are woven into a framework about two hopeful young ladies who come to Hollywood, exchange identities, and cause comic confusion (with slapstick interludes) throughout the Paramount studio.
A widow generates small-town gossip when she falls in love too soon after her husband's death.
Years after a murder drove them apart, an heiress tries to win back her lost love.
A homemaking specialist who can't boil water is forced to provide a family holiday for a war hero.
An insurance salesman gets seduced into plotting a client's death.
A serviceman and a starlet find love at the star-staffed serviceman's center.
A star dancer and comedian team to investigate murders.
Two clubmen discuss the occult, introducing three weird tales: 1) Plain, bitter Henrietta secretly loves law student Michael. Then on Mardi Gras night, a mysterious stranger gives her a mask of beauty that she must return at midnight. 2) At a party, palmist Podgers makes uncannily accurate predictions, later telling skeptic Marshal Tyler that he will murder someone. The notion obsesses Tyler, with ironic consequences. 3) High wire artist Gaspar dreams of falling, then loses his nerve. He recognizes Joan from his dreams, and falls for her. Will any of his dreams, involving Joan and disaster, come true?
A group of professors takes in a nightclub singer hiding from the law to protect her gangster boyfriend.
A pioneer couple struggle to build a city in the wild West.
A New York aristocrat marries for the money to save the family mansion.
A playboy marries a woman doctor then grows jealous of her male patients.
A lady cardsharp tries to con an eccentric scientist only to fall for him.
A reporter's fraudulent story turns a tramp into a national hero and makes him a pawn of big business.
An assistant D.A. takes a shoplifter home with him for Christmas.
A crooked promoter lures a young violinist to give up music for boxing.
A crooked politician tries to stop construction of the first intercontinental railroad.
A daffy socialite gets her friends mixed up in a murder investigation.
After divorcing a society man, a small-town woman tries to build a better life for their daughter.
In a fantastically art-deco hospital, young Dr. Kildare treats and falls for impoverished Janet Healy, widow of a bank robber, who's been in prison and can't find her baby. Later she helps Kildare sew up gangster Hanlon in a tavern back room. Kildare pursues Janet and enlists Hanlon to help her; the gangster's solution, not surprisingly, is violent.
A saloon singer tries to reform a gangster, not knowing he's really an undercover detective.
A Texas heiress competes with a gold digger for the love of a playboy.
Misunderstandings and wanderlust keep frontier newlyweds from building a life together.
A fiery Cuban woman guides an emissary from the U.S. president through the jungles of war-torn Cuba.
A model weds a struggling engineer then has her own struggles with domesticity.
A man helps his brother skip town, then steals his girlfriend.
A professional horsewoman fights prejudice when she marries into society.
The famed female sharpshooter learns that you can't get a man with a gun when she falls for a rival marksman.
Two gamblers fall in love but one is already married to a possible murderer.
A bitter woman who thinks she''''ll never love again marries, only to fall for a brash young man.
A district attorney secretly marries the daughter of a man he's trying to convict.
An American missionary falls in love with a Chinese warlord.
During World War I, a woman suspects her husband of being a German spy.
A beautiful schemer sleeps her way to the top of a banking empire.
A lady bank robber becomes the cell block boss after she's sent to prison.
On an ocean voyage, a librarian falls for a married man.
A waitress falls for a wealthy young man but has to fight his mother to find happiness.
A night-club singer on the lam becomes a farmer's mail-order bride.
A farmer's widow takes on the land and her late husband's tempestuous son.
Young free-thinkers turn conventionally jealous when they marry.
A phony faith healer fights the temptation to go straight when she falls for a blind man.
A nurse discovers that the children she''s caring for are murder targets.
A taxi dancer with a jealous husband finds herself falling for a wealthy client.
A wealthy artist faces family pressure when he falls for a model with a past.
A woman once kidnapped by a wealthy womanizer tries to save her sister from him.
Barbara Stanwyck is the 15th recipient of AFI's Life Achievement Award in a ceremony at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles on 4/9/86. The event marks Stanwyck's 60th anniversary in show business. She made her screen debut in the silent film, "Broadway Nights," in 1926, and went on to appear in
The exploits of Pete Bishop, a private detective operating out of San Francisco's Barbary Coast. In the pilot episode, broadcast as a segment of "The Barbara Stanwyck Theater," Pete attempts to nab Sam Verner, a ruthless racketeer.
The second of three pilot films for a potential "Josephine Little" series. The exploits of Josephine Little, the owner of an import-export business in Hong Kong. The second pilot film relates Josephine's exploits, teaming with a U.S. Intelligence agent, to track down a dangerous spy. See also "Jose
The third pilot film for a potential series about Josephine Little, the female tycoon of a Hong Kong import-export business. In the final pilot film, Josephine attempts to help a doctor get much needed medical supplies. See also: "Josephine Little: Dragon by the Tail" and "Josephine Little: The Mi
The first of three pilot films for a potential "Josephine Little" series. The story, set in Hong Kong, relates the exploits of Josephine Little, the beautiful owner of an import-export business. In the first pilot film, broadcast as a segment of "The Barbara Stanwyck Theater," and set in China, Jose
The story, set in the Old West, relates incidents in the growth of a town as seen through the eyes of Irene Frazier, the wife of the sheriff. In the pilot episode, the sheriff faces the wrath of a man who claims that his son, who was hanged, was innocent of a murder charge.
Thousands of stars and fans gather in Hollywood for the world premiere of "Marie Antoinette" (1938) in this promotional short film.
This short film presents a series of bloopers from various Warner Bros. productions.
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