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|Also Known As:||Died:||June 5, 1953|
|Born:||November 11, 1887||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||London, England, GB||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
Three con men masquerading as priests end up taking the charade seriously.
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.
Indecisive heiress Dee Dee Dillwood is pushed into marrying her sixth fiancée, but unable to face the wedding night, she flees into the adjacent hotel room of commercial pilot Marvin Payne, who just wants to sleep. Somehow, she persuades him to take her to California. Her fellow passengers include a chimpanzee, a corpse (in a coffin), an absconding embezzler, and two smoochy newlyweds. Can love be far behind?
The French Surete and private eye Higgins are after a killer who uses innocent young Americans in a crooked gambling racket, and who sets sail on an ocean liner that also carries inept scoutmaster Freddie Hunter and his troop of boys. Freddie, who's been a "boy scout" too long, has designs on gorgeous Duchess Alexandria. The boys, far better organized than Freddie, are determined to save him from himself. But who will save Freddie from being the killer's next victim?
Guests at a remote island mansion realize a crazed killer is stalking them.
During World War II, Lee Stevens travels to Washington D.C. with his secretary Jane Rogers in order to secure a government contract. Not thinking it through, Jane cancels their hotel reservations when she feels the accomodations are inadequate. With no rooms available in the entire city Lee and Jane pose as a married couple and take positions as maid and butler in the Cromwell's home until the contract can be secured.
During World War II an American travels to Britain to sell an old house near London that belongs to his family. But he mets Susan Trimble who lives in the house and who is strictly against the sale. While they spend the night in an air-raid shelter she tells him the story of the building from it's construction in 1804 until present day.
A woman running a trucking company falls for the reporter out to expose her business practices.
A formal black coat that gets passed from one New Yorker to another affects each person's life in a significant way.
Some dastardly criminals have stolen some top secret plans and tattoo them on the back of a woman so she can sell them to the highest bidder in Lisbon. This woman plans to take the place of a 'Sidney Royce', a legitimate traveler going to Lisbon as a reporter. Crossed signals allows the real Sidney to reach Portugal first, where she is pursued by those trying to obtain the plans and US government agents trying to prevent the sale.
A woman pretends to be her own twin sister to win back her straying husband.
A notorious Frenchwoman pretends to be a society lady to nab a rich husband.
A beautiful ghost enlists a henpecked husband to track down her killer.
An Irish shop girl falls in love with a high-society boy.
Tabloid reporters crash a society marriage.
A scatterbrained beauty tries to help her fiance''''s career by throwing a big party.
A race horse owner pays so much attention to business that he winds up divorced from his wife.
When the studios reject her because she''''s too young, a young actress sets out to build a career on her own.
Amos Bullerton, son of an old Boston family, has chosen for twenty years to remain a "black sheep" rather than submit to the dictation of his staid family. Jane Bullerton, his daughter, finds herself in the same quandary, ordered by her crotchety grandfather, Noble Bullerton, to marry a man she doesn't love.
A freethinker''''s liberal ways are tested when her daughter announces plans for a premarital fling.
A glamorous ghost helps a henpecked husband save his wife from gold-digging friends.
A musical star considers giving it all up in the name of love.
A family of con artists saves the life of a wealthy old woman and plots to fleece her.
An average day brings a variety of comic problems to members of a British family.
An ordinary man discovers he can make anything happen just by saying it.
A fun-loving couple returns from the dead to help a henpecked husband.
African explorers enlist an exiled native chief to help them find a legendary treasure.
After stumbling onto a movie set, a hobo dreams he''''s caught up in an Arabian Nights adventure.
A socialite has to give up the baby she bore to a married man.
Actor Philippe Martin and his married date Yvonne plan to neck in a darkened cinema, but he gets the wrong seat and mistakenly kisses lovely Monique, a publisher's daughter. An absurd scandal results; to protect Yvonne, Philippe insists that he was simply overcome by Monique's beauty. This naturally intrigues Monique...but her nominal fiancée feels differently. French bureaucracy is broadly satirized.
A blackmailer tries to stop a woman from revealing evidence that could save a condemned man.
Charles Dickens' classic tale of an orphaned boy's fight for happiness and the colorful characters who help and hinder him.
A Western rancher wins a British valet in a poker game.
Priam Farrel is a celebrated artist but a social recluse. When his valet dies of a sudden illness, a mix-up leads to the body being identified as Farrel's. The timid artist then assumes the identity of his former servant, but finds himself faced with constant dilemmas as a result.
An American in London stumbles on a criminal ring.
An idle Englishman poses as ship''s barber to spy on his breadwinner wife on a cruise.
A property developer is torn between his wife and his mistress.
An affair is threatened to be exposed when a wife's husband returns from the Olympics.
A failed playwright falls for an admiral''''s daughter.
To avoid marriage, a nobleman schemes to marry off the eligible women on his family''''s list.
Both members of a married couple fight the temptation to stray.
After saving the life of a British aristocrat, an Indian maiden bears his child.
A wealthy southern boy takes to the road as a hobo.
A Russian lieutenant falls in love with a beautiful princess.
A jealous husband dons a disguise to test his wife''''s fidelity.
After only 11 hours of marriage, Annabelle and her husband separate-not knowing what each other truly looks like. Annabelle is given stocks in a mining enterprise by her husband and told not to part with them. Annabelle, an extravagant spender, is forced to give the stocks to her husband's millionaire rival. Hearing that her husband is returning home, Annabelle poses as a cook at her husband's rival's home. Her husband arrives but is unrecognizable to Annabelle. He's now working as a captain for his rival. Annabelle finds herself falling for this mysterious captain.
A bachelor bets his married friend that he can get a kiss from any woman in 24 hours -- including the man's wife.
Society sleuth Philo Vance investigates a series of murders inspired by Mother Goose rhymes.
A socialite masquerades as a notorious femme fatale to win back her straying husband.
A sheepish plumber gets conned into a marriage scheme.
A mad strangler haunts the London fog.
Sherlock Holmes faces off against Professor Moriarty.
Film Production - Lighting/Electrical (feature film)
Traveling to a spring break hookup, a college freshman has to car pool with a fussy female classmate.
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