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|Also Known As:||Died:||October 5, 1941|
|Born:||June 27, 1873||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Alexandria, Virginia, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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A crooked politician tries to stop construction of the first intercontinental railroad.
U. S. Army Captain John Delmont takes a leave of absence to find out what happened to his missing father. Later he leads a wagon train to California and goes after the bad guys involved in his father's disappearance.
SO RED THE ROSE is King Vidor's quietly affecting Civil War romance, starring Margaret Sullavan as a Southern aristocrat, the mistress of a Southern plantation, whose sheltered life is torn apart by the War between the States. During the war's darkest days she is sustained by her love for a distant cousin, a Confederate officer, played by Randolph Scott.
Piccolo player Mike Scanlon loses his girl due to his unexciting lifestyle, so he decides to commit a robbery to gain notoriety. But the robbery goes awry and Mike finds himself on the run from the police, pretending to be a famous singer whose gimmick is wearing a mask in public.
The story of the rise of the Rothschild financial empire founded by Mayer Rothschild and continued by his five sons. From humble beginnings the business grows and helps to finance the war against Napoleon, but it's not always easy, especially because of the prejudices against the family.
A man rises to run a railroad company at the cost of his family ties.
Newlyweds go West and build a banking empire in Nebraska.
Two World War I veterans try help a comrade''s orphaned daughter find her family.
Four soldiers at the front think back on their reasons for enlisting.
A count finds his marriage to a queen less than satisfying.
A woman infiltrates a criminal mob to avenge her brother''''s death.
Two servicemen dodge military police during an unauthorized leave in Paris.
Cowhand Jim Cleve is wrongly accused of murder and rescued by Jack Kells, leader of a band of Idaho outlaws known as the Border Legion. But when the Legion takes Joan Randall prisoner and leaves Cleve to guard her, he realizes that he cannot remain part of an outlaw band and decides to rescue Joan.
A death-row convict plots to kill the man who stole his girl.
Philandering actor Richard Hardell is murdered at a movie studio. His jealous wife Blanche, his director Rupert Borka, and a girl he mistreated, Helen MacDonald, all have substantial reasons for having wanted him dead.
Molly Wood arrives in a small western town to be the new schoolmarm. The Virginian, foreman on a local ranch, and Steve, his best fiend, soon become rivals for her affection. Steve falls in with bad guys led by Trampas, and the Virginian catches him cattle rustling. As foreman, he must give the order to hang his friend. Trampas gets away, but returns in time for the obligatory climactic shootout in the streets.
A beautiful showgirl, name "the Canary" is a scheming nightclub singer. Blackmailing is her game and with that she ends up dead. But who killed "the Canary". All the suspects knew and were used by her and everyone had a motive to see her dead. The only witness to the crime has also been 'rubbed out'. Only one man, the keen, fascinating, debonair detective Philo Vance, would be able to figure out who is the killer.
Complications ensue when an arrogant entertainer gets drafted into the army and runs up against tough drill sergeant.
In this silent film, a horse-loving father clashes with his auto-loving son at the turn of the century.
A Cinderella-type comedy of a young girls success in Hollywood.
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