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An adaptation based on the autobiography of the acclaimed Polish composer, Wladyslaw Szpilman, who detailed his survival during World War II, and narrowly escaped a roundup that sent his family to a death camp. A composer and pianist, Szpilman played the last live music heard over Polish radio airwa
A wealthy expatriate American tries to maintain a surface of propriety despite romantic betrayals.
Dexter Riley is studying science at Medfield College. While working with two of his science major friends, they invent an invisibility spray. Before long, a group of thieves find out about the spray which would be the perfect tool in helping them in their next bank robbery and Dexter and his friends
Story of desolation as two friends travel from Nova Scotia to Toronto in hope of finding a better life. Drifting from job to job: bottling plant, car wash, bowling alley, newspaper delivery, and in between enjoying the night life of the big city. Their previous life is looking better all the time. This movie is a time capsule of Toronto's Yonge Street - record stores (defunct A&A's), bars, and old neighbourhood side streets.
With the help of his handy guidebook, a window washer talks his way into the executive suite.
A man dreams of the perfect robbery but can't seem to pull it off.
Toward the end of his life F. Scott Fitzgerald is writing for Hollywood studios to be able to afford the cost of an asylum for his wife. He is also struggling against alcoholism. Into his life comes the famous gossip columnist.
Two mothers, one white, one black, face problems with their rebellious daughters.
A military school cadet wins a date with a French movie goddess, who happens to be the queen of the Mardi Gras Parade. The two fall in love, but then the movie studio wants to capitalize on it for publicity.
A young woman marries into a corrupt oil family then falls for her husband''''s best friend.
Flop vaudeville performer Len Carmody is adopted by Kelly, a trained dog abandoned by Malo's dog act. When Kelly joins Len's ho-hum song and dance, a popular comedy act is born. On the train, Len meets young Mina Van Runkel, daughter of a movie producer in desperate need of new talent (it's 1930). Successful in making "dog pictures," can Len stand being second banana to Kelly? Complications: a pallid romantic triangle...and the reappearance of Kelly's original owner.
A romantic shipboard romance inspires a couple to promise to meet six months later.
A woman falls for a younger man with severe mental problems.
A corset designer takes a job selling barbed wire in the wild West.
A tycoon anonymously sponsors a French girl's college education.
A doctor returned from the Korean War must choose between setting up a glamorous practice and helping the poor.
Mark Fallon, with partner Kansas John Polly, tries to introduce honest gambling on the riverboats. His first success makes enemies of the crooked gamblers and of fair Angelique Dureau, whose necklace he won. Later in New Orleans, Mark befriends Angelique's father, but she still affects to despise him as his gambling career brings him wealth. Duelling, tragedy, and romantic complications follow.
A playwright and his wife search the past for the key to saving their troubled marriage.
Danny Wilson and partner Mike make a meager living singing in dives and hustling pool. One night they meet entertainer Joy Carroll, who gets them a job at racketeer Nick Driscoll's posh nightclub. But Nick wants a high price: half of Danny's future income. Danny's career skyrockets, but his position at the top of the heap, and his one-sided romance with Joy, prove extremely unstable.
A brash nightclub entertainer has to straighten out when he's drafted and falls for a beautiful WAC.
Expectant parents Joe and Betsy Bennett anxiously await the arrival of their new baby. Then after the baby arrives, they discover the unpleasant side of parenting: sleepless nights, extra bills and no more free time.
When they''''re drafted, the Bowery Boys set out to solve a murder.
Hap Smith, nightclub entertainer, has a new act since his former partner Chick Allen joined the army: with lovely new partner Betsy Carter, Hap plays a clownish parody of a soldier. Meanwhile, Chick is organizing a soldier show at Fort Benning and finds he needs his old partner's help. To get onto the base, Hap impersonates a hapless real soldier, Dogface Dolan; but circumstances force them to prolong the masquerade, creating an increasingly tangled Army-sized snafu.
A broken-down sports agent tries to use a promising jockey as his ticket back to the top.
A foreign correspondent woos his former fiancee so he can maintain custody of some orphans he''''s adopted.
When an FBI agent goes undercover in the Communist Party, his wife and friends question his patriotism.
Robin Hood''''s son reunites the Merry Men when King John reverts to tyranny.
An heiress and her sister''''s fiancee defy her family to race horses.
Donald Elwood meets after the war his former USO partner, Kitty McNeil, who is now a rich widow with a little child. She tries to evade her paternal grandmother, who wants her to live in a way according to the customs of her dead husband's class.
A beloved old man is secretly Mister 880, an amateurish counterfeiter.
Fed up with her small-town marriage, a woman goes after the big time and gets mixed up with the mob.
Max Monetti is consumed with vengeance for his brothers after their betrayal of his father Gino. But after remembering his past, especially his relationship with Irene Bennett, Max realizes that his father had caused all the tension within the family and makes peace with his brothers.
When nobody at Warner Bros. will work with him, movie star Jack Carson decides to turn an unknown into his co-star.
An out-of-work movie director turns a carnival girl into a French heiress to make her a star.
A Gypsy temptress seduces an innocent young officer, and then dumps him for another man.
A teenager thinks her father is involved with a fiery Latin singer.
A married woman''s passion for a former love drives her mad.
A tough veteran sets out to solve his war buddy's murder.
A Mexican beauty replaces her toreador brother in the bull ring so he can pursue his musical career.
Gambling hall owners get mixed up with a cop on the take, leading to murder and mystery.
A singer''''s wife turns to the bottle when she fears she''''s lost her husband to success.
While her husband is away, a woman gets mixed up in murder.
Near the end of World War II, the Allies must find out how much the Axis knows about building atomic bombs. The OSS recruits a physicist, Alvah Jesper, to reach his former colleague, Katerin Lodor, now in Switzerland, and bring her out for debriefing. He reaches her, but a German agent is quickly onto him, and Lodor dies. Jesper must now get into Italy, go underground with the help of Gina, a resistance leader, and convince Polda, a physicist there, to leave with him. Polda won't go until his daughter is rescued from German detention. As Jesper's pal Pinky works on rescuing Polda's daughter and as time for escape runs down, Jesper and Gina fall in love.
Illicit lovers plot to kill the woman's older husband.
Beaucaire is a barber for the Royal French court who becomes a real "royal pain" for the king. As a result he is sent to the guillotine - however he is saved by the Duc de Chandre, who rescues and transports him to the Spanish court. While there Beaucaire poses as a noblesman. The only problem is, he gets into even more trouble.
An ambassador''''s daughter falls for a famous musician.
A gambler discovers an old flame in South America, but she's married to his new boss.
A shy milkman gets into boxing when he turns out to have a killer punch.
A disgraced hockey player takes up figure skating and falls for the show''''s star.
Unscrupulous women marry servicemen for their pay.
This George Morris story (screenplay by George Wallace Sayre) was based on an article that appeared in "Woman's Home Companion" and later reprinted in "Reader's Digest." Eddie Condon (Kane Richmond), a two-bit racketeer, teams up with an alcoholic doctor, Judson (Ralph Morgan), to set up a maternity home with free facilities to expectant mothers, with the proviso that the women sign away all rights to their new-borns. The babies are then offered for adoptation to couples willing to make a substantial "contribution" to the home. Things go well for this borderline within-the-law business until a baby is still-born. Conden had already sold the baby for $5,000 and has no intention of returning the money, so he substitutes the child of the sister (Teala Loring) of his wife (Jayne Hazard). There is a slip-up on the filing of the certificates and the District Attorney's office gets involved.
A wildcat oil outfit is seeking to take over the ranch belonging to Pop Martin (Steve Clark) and his son Bob (Pat Michaels) and daughter Helen (June Carlson). Bob sends his ex-army pals a "stay-way" message, which brings them on the double. The WW II vets use their jeeps, first for a cattle rounduu, and then to round up the gang of crooks, including the crooked family-lawyer Thatcher (Paul Bradley), brains of the gang.
A World War II veteran hunts down the Nazi collaborators who killed his wife.
In the classic Arabian Nights tale, the king of the beggars enters high society to help his daughter marry a handsome prince.
A seductive woman gets an innocent professor mixed up in murder.
A guerilla leader falls in love with a mysterious woman in World War II Lisbon.
A spoiled rich girl refuses to let marriage interfere with man-chasing.
A Spanish peasant caught up in the Civil War falls for a Russian spy''''s daughter.
Producer (feature film)
28-year-old Kansas University doctoral student Omar Razaghi, has won a grant to write a biography of Latin American writer Jules Gund. Omar must get through to three people who were close to Gund - his brother, widow, and younger mistress - so he can get authorization to write the biography.
Set in Shanghai in the late 1930s, the story of the relationship between a disillusioned former US diplomat and a refugee White Russian countess reduced to a sordid life in the city's bars. Todd Jackson (mid-40s), once an American diplomat filled with idealism, has lost his sight several years earli
In New York City, Isabel, a photographer, is having second thoughts about her upcoming marriage to Jonathan, a lawyer. On the same day, Isabel's mother Diana learns that her husband has a new lover, and begins to re-think her life choices and her open marriage. Diana and Isabel's paths cross with Al
Thomas Beaumont is recruited into an illicit love triangle to watch a much older man's sexual liaison, but ends up witnessing what turns out to be his murder. The next day Thomas' opera diva mother informs him that his long lost father has been in Paris--until the previous night when he was murdered
In colonial 1940s Trinidad, schoolteacher Ganesh is a man determined to write a book. Moving from the Port of Spain to his country village, Ganesh sets up shop as a masseur to support himself and his radiant new wife, Leela, while pursuing his dream. He soon becomes an expert on Hinduism and mystica
A wealthy expatriate American tries to maintain a surface of propriety despite romantic betrayals.
When Lily, a British woman living on her family's estate in post-independence India circa 1954, gives birth prematurely in a former British hospital while her journalist husband is away on assignment, she turns to Cotton Mary, an Anglo-Indian nurse who promises that "God will feed the child." "God,"
Based on memoirs, the story of an American family living in Paris in the sixties and seventies, told from the point of view of the daughter, Channe. The father, Bill Willis, is a successful expatriate writer, a WWII veteran haunted by his experiences in the Pacific. His wife, Marcella, is an emotion
This is the story of a famous painter and of a young girl, Francoise, an aspiring painter. Their affair, which lasts 10 years, begins in 1943 during the German occupation of Paris. The painter is Picasso; he is in his 60s, and as wild and passionate as a youth. His path is littered with former mistresses and, while swearing eternal love to Francoise, he pays regular visits to the sensual, phlegmatic Marie-Therese, the brilliant Dora, also a painter, whose feelings for him have brought her to a nervous breakdown, and his Russian wife, Olga, a former dancer, whom he has driven to the point of actual madness. Francoise has to accept all these women and their offspring as part of her relationship with Picasso. Moreover, she has to accept his unpredictable moods, his outrageous sense of humor, his stinginess, his childish tyrannies, and his delight in making others submit to his whims. But when Picasso begins yet another new affair, Francoise realizes that, to save herself, she must leave him.
After spending thirty years in New York, a revered French expatriate author returns to Paris and the home in which she lived with her mother before the German Occupation separated the two of them forever. The author, in her 60s, is confronted by two cultures, American and French; two time periods, the past and present, and relationships with friends and lovers old and new as she attempts to re-consider her life and memories.
Bella Ford is a young woman who sets forth in winter on an arduous journey to locate Archie Wilson, the lover who has abandoned her. Suffering a grave personal misfortune along the way, Bella finds shelter in the home of the Wainwright family whose three sons, Jedd, Matty and Con, eventually battle
Set just prior to the French Revolution, the story revolves around Thomas Jefferson, then US ambassador to France, and his relationship with Maria Cosway, the unhappy wife of an unfaithful husband.
A teacher tries to get past a great poet''''s feuding wives to interview the man.
A proper British butler sacrifices happiness to remain faithful to his position.
A noblewoman''''s surprising bequest puts three families from different social levels on a collision course.
A small-town eccentric opens a café in her decaying home.
A young Englishman struggles to build a life as a gay man.
An Englishwoman visiting Florence is torn between her straitlaced fiance and a young Bohemian.
A bored lawyer and a suffragette vie for the attentions of a faith healer''''s charismatic daughter.
Visual Effects (feature film)
Allie Fox and his wife take their family to Central America to build a paradise that doesn't take.
Misc. Crew (feature film)
A British tax collector tries to unmask a murderous Indian cult.
A three-part "Masterpiece Theatre" sequel to "Paradise Postponed." An underhanded, Conservative party Cabinet minister falls in love and faces the test of his political wiliness in his own backyard.
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