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|Also Known As:||Died:||November 27, 1988|
|Born:||February 5, 1906||Cause of Death:|
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A beautiful teacher, suffering from hallucinations, narrates the tale of a psychotic doctor who preys on young women residing in his asylum.
When Taura rejects the advances of a corrupt government official, she is unjustly incarcerated on board a prison ship known as the Star Slammer. There, she is subjected to hard manual labor and bloodthristy inmates. Before too long, Taura, earns the respect of her fellow cellmates and organizes an
Be afraid, be very afraid. The proverbial monster in the closet is out and causing terror in California in this horror comedy. No home, nor even office buildings, with a closet is safe.
A housewife travels back in time to change the fate of her shotgun wedding.
After her tomb is raided, an Egyptian princess is angered by the desecration and in need of some of her stolen amulets in order to maintain her immortality. In retaliation, the princess kills the professor who stole the items from her tomb, and after this, his son and a friend try to solve his murde
Two space pirates are dragooned into helping a princess find her father.
A society of genetically altered rats comes to the aid of a mouse whose family is threatened by civilization.
When a woman named Lacey brings a fragment of a mirror that is possessed to Los Angeles, it takes over a butler who begins to run amok. Before long, appliances are also possessed, and household items including corkscrews, electric toothbrushes, and headge trimmers are on a rampage. .
A murderer poses as a magician to pursue his next victim.
A lonely housewife begins an affair with a stranger, who she meets with every night. The lover turns out to be Satan, and the woman begins to slide into dementia, distancing herself from her family, and finally she is joined by other Satan-worshipers, and begins taking lives with the guillotine in h
Hammer Studios house director Roy Ward Baker ("Five Million Years to Earth," "The Vault of Horror") lured scare maestros Vincent Price and John Carridine out of retirement for this hit-and-miss anthology of three horror stories, all linked together by the goings-on at the Monster Club, a discoteque for vampiric types. Price plays the dance club''s head vampire, and Carradine is curious horror author Ronald Chetwynd-Hayes.
After taking part in a risky police operation intended to trap a serial murderer, Karen White witnesses something horrifying enough to trigger selective amnesia. Consumed by a series of violent nightmares, she decides to admit herself to a recovery center, but the other occupants may not be what they seem.
When Willy was a boy, he killed his mother's abusive boyfriend by stabbing him in the back, and his sister Lacey saw the murder reflected in a mirror. Now adults, Willy and Lacey find the mirror. The mirror breaks, and soon after, Willy and Lacey realize to their horror that wherever a shard of it t
A vampire finds a great new way to get the blood he needs. He employs a group of prostitutes to lure sailors on shore leave up to his castle.
A dramatic re-creation of the Christmas Eve 1951 coal mine disaster in which union workers, threatened with replacement by scabs, were forced to enter an unsafe mine and then were trapped underground by an explosion. Veteran actor John Carradine is billed, curiously, as John Carradine Sr., for the f
In order to pay off back taxes, Count Dracula's Transylvanian castle is converted into a hotel which is run by his granddaughter Nocturna. While an American rock group is appearing in the hotel's club, Nocturna falls in love with one of the musicians. As she comes to believe that her feelings for hi
Corporate smuggling of South American killer bees into the United States results in huge swarms terrorizing the northern hemisphere. A small team of scientists (John Carradine, John Saxon and Angel Tompkins) work desperately to destroy the threat, but the bees soon mutate into a super-intelligent species that threatens the world.
A wind-up mouse and his son are trying to find a way to become self-winding when they accidentally fall off a shelf and are thrown out in the garbage. After this, they are imprisoned by an evil rat and have to find a way to escape.
An ambitious production of questionable accuracy spanning the rise and fall of Senator Joseph R. McCarthy as uncovered by a fictional veteran newsman and the ambitious young lady investigative reporter assigned to assist him. Emmy Awards went to Burgess Meredith for his portrayal of Joseph Welch and
A fashion model moves into a house inhabited (on the top floor) by a blind priest. She begins having strange physical problems, has trouble sleeping at night, and has some nasty flashbacks of her attempted suicide. She complains to the real estate agent of the noise caused by her strange neighbors, but finds out that the house is only occupied by the priest and herself, and ultimately discovers that she has been put in the house for a reason.
The janitor at a local high school is actually the scout for a coven of Satanists on the lookout for a virgin to sacrifice. One day he kidnaps the cheerleading squad to use for their rituals. However, unbeknownst to the devil-worshipers, one of the cheerleaders is actually a witch, and has plans of her own for the Satanists.
Wild Bill Hickok returns to the West to hunt down an albino buffalo that haunts his dreams.
The Caribbean Star is a cargo ship and a gambling casino. While at sea, the ship is hijacked by mercenary Luis Carreras, who is controlled by some mysterious authority. Luis installs an atomic device in the vessel, and the passengers are held hostage, threatened with death unless he receives the go
Curious over the relationship that his artist-father had with a famous film queen in the 1930s, a young writer and his wife accept the challenge of writing a movie script about the legendary star, gain access to her old mansion, occupied by a lone caretaker, and find themselves menaced by her spirit
Everyone figures Lou Ford, a small-town, Texas, deputy sheriff, to be a normal, good-old-boy kind of regular Joe. But no one knows about "the sickness" that drives him to kill.
A dying gunfighter tries to set his affairs in order.
1930s studio executive Monroe Starr makes high money deals, calms nervous stars and carries on an affair. F. Scott Fitzgerald is said to have based the character on MGM legend Irving Thalberg.
During World War II a deranged Nazi scientist created a race of unstoppable mutant warriors. They were thought to have been destroyed, but after many years they reappear as zombies, ready to cause havoc for another generation.
A lighthearted drama of a spirited young boy's adventures aboard a manned space flight. This eleven-year-old with a consuming interest in space travel hides aboard a rocket ship before it blasts off for the moon.
A director courts disaster by filming his horror movie in a real haunted house.
A young artists spends the night at a mysterious inn, where he meets a group of strange, sullen people, among them the innkeeper's beautiful daughter. What he doesn't know is that he has wandered into a kind of spiritual void, and the inn's residents are engaging in a battle over his soul.
A beautifull artist (Cristina Ferrare) moonlights as a vampire while in Mexico, killing lovers of both sex. It seems that the only person who has any chance of stopping her reign of terror is her father (John Carradine), who's also a vampire.
The owner of the Butler estate in a small New England town is desperate to sell the long-abandoned mansion. His lawyer comes out from New York to negotiate its sale to the town council. But in the meantime, a maniac from the nearby mental asylum has escaped and gone to the mansion seeking revenge fo
A monster-chasing reporter finds himself searching Seattle for a killer whose grisly record seems to stretch back more than a century, making an appearance every twenty-one years. This sequel to "The Night Stalker" (1971) led to the near-cult "Kolchak" series (1974-75) that had Darren McGavin trying
In this chiller, a valentine to the fondly remembered horror B-movie, the theft of an amulet from the mummy of an Egyptian priestess sets off a reign of terror that involves an archeology professor, a mysterious shopkeeper, a pretty salesgirl and an Asian thief.
This satirical film dramatizes Richard Nixon's rise to political power. When he is still a young man, Richard M. Dixon suffers some political failures that prompt him to undergo plastic surgery to get a new face. Then his three top advisers brainwash Dixon and before long he is primed for great powe
A union leader enlists his girlfriend in a plot to get back at the railroad''s evil management.
The development of the Gatling gun is imagined in this fictional, Western tale.
During a session with his psychoanalyst, Alexander Portnoy rants about everything that is bothering him and it''s a long list. His complaints include his childhood and his family with an emphasis on his mother, his sexual fantasies and the problems that he has with women, and his obsessive feelings about his Judaism.
In a series of vignettes, Woody Allen reveals the fools we all become in the name of sex.
A newspaperman jumps in the river to drown himself. He reappears as a cockroach, who finds he can still type by jumping up and down on the keys of a typewriter. He is in love with Mehitabel, the office cat. He writes poetry to her, and tries to keep her on the straight and narrow. Big Bill the Alley tom cat is Mehit's heart-throb, and Archy's nemesis. She has kittens, and archy declares war in a George Herriman sequence.
The Seven Minutes is a steamy book written in the 20s. To help with an upcoming election, a bookstore clerk is indited for selling obscene material and most of the film centers about the trial. The defense atorneys need to find the mystery of the original publication of the book.
When Bigfoot abducts two curvy women and carries them off into the woods, some local bikers take it upon themselves to rescue the victims.
In the near future with a intergalactic vampire plague threatening earth, an expedition is sent to a distant galaxy in hopes of discovering the plague^Òs source. Landing on a mysterious planet they discover that Spectrum radiation has turned the atmosphere into a one-color tint. Exploring further, the group discovers living dinosaurs, a race of vampire cavemen, and other strange creatures.
Myron Breckinridge goes to Europe to have a sex change, and comes back to America as the sexy, man-hating Myra. She enrolls at the acting school of her uncle, conservative Western star Buck Loner, insisting that she is Myron's widow.
An aging lawman hears that his old nemesis is back in the area and planning a robbery.
A lone gunman hunts the fearsome Apache Satago across the plains of the Wild West. When Satago's marauders ambush a stagecoach, the gunman rides to the rescue of the trapped passengers and helps them in their last stand against the deadly Indians.
A traveling show's star gets involved in a small-town murder case.
After being fired from the Space Agency, the disgruntled (not to mention crazy) Dr. DeMarco creates an Astroman from a criminal's dead body. However, he loses control of his creation, which goes on a killing spree, attracting the attention of an international spy ring and the CIA.
Two government agents try to stop a band of would-be sorcerers from using a deadly weapon.
(Adv ''68). John Payne, Luana Patten, John Carradine, Scott Brady, Jim Davis, Anthony Eisley, and Bravo the dog. John Payne directed and stars in this suspense thriller in which a group of murderous thugs terrorize a young woman in their efforts to locate an important document. In all ends disasteriously in the desert with Bravo the dog to the rescue. The theme song is sung by The Knickerbockers.
Country singers take on ghosts and international spies when their car breaks down near a haunted house.
When the Munster family inherits a British Estate, they are met upon by some archcriminals who are using the place for a counterfeiting ring. The thugs try to chase them away.
A trio of convicts joins up for an assault on a Cuban stronghold. After they are captured, they plan to escape before they face the firing squad. They eventually make it back to the American Southwest, where they go from town to town, robbing and killing.
The notorious outlaw fights to save his fiance from the dreaded vampire.
A reluctant Calvary Captain must track a defiant tribe of migrating Cheyennes.
In 1974, four astronauts, silver shoe-clad Dorothy, overweight Doc, goofy Charlie, and wooden Steve, crash land on Mars when taking readings, with only four days of supplies. They must try to survive on the surface, which is barren except for some canals with huge maggots with fins. After embarking through a golden igneous cavern, braving a storm and finding an unmanned Earth vessel, they discover a golden road which leads them to the unchanging ruins of what was once a beautiful Martian city. The Martians are modeled on the Flatheads of Oz, and their collective consciousness, the "Wizard," forbids them to leave until they perform a very small task...
When a star comedian dies, his comedy team, decides to train a nobody to fill the shoes of the Star in a big TV show (a Patsy). But the man they choose, bellboy Stanley Belt, cant do anything right. The big TV show is getting closer, and Stanley gets worse all the time.
After a herd of reindeer are mysteriously found dead following a meteor crash in a remote part of Sweden, soldiers and a geologist are called out to investigate. Just as they discover that the meteor is actually a spaceship, a hideous monster destroys their plane and kills the soldier guarding it. As the geologist (along with his figure skater girlfriend) are trying to ski to safety, the monster attacks again and kidnaps the helpless woman. What is this creature, and can it be stopped?
An experienced gunman and a peace-loving tenderfoot clash with a Western bully.
Classic Mark Twain story of a young troublemaker who tries to help a runaway slave.
Four adventurers descend to the depths of the ocean when the cable on their underwater diving bell snaps. The rest of their expedition, believing them to be lost, abandons hope of finding them. Exiting the diving bell, the party finds themselves in a network of underwater caverns. They encounter a shipwreck survivor. He tells them he has been there for 14 years and that there is no way out. The two men in the exploring party believe him only after a hike to a volcanic vent that supplies the caverns with oxygen. On the surface, Prof. Millard Wyman, the elder scientist who designed the original diving bell, decides to try again to explore the depths of the ocean. He finds out that there is another diving bell in existence that is identical to the one that was lost...
A stripper with a high IQ gets a job teaching at a college science department through a selection process determined by a robot.
The jungle king fights to bring a criminal to justice.
The latest UFO, a white globe levitating in a California canyon, is investigated by the Air Force, aided by physicist Karl Sorensen. Just big enough for one "man", the object seems impenetrable, but that night a half-invisible being visits the town, and a strange bundled-up man takes a room at Angela Green's mountain lodge, the investigators' headquarters. Sorensen thinks the Cosmic Man is benevolent, but to the colonel he represents either danger...or military advantage.
Invisible aliens use newly raised corpses to conquer the Earth.
A political boss faces changing times as he runs for re-election.
A rancher tries to raise money to treat his mute son.
Bounty hunter Luke Welsh arrives looking for a wanted man. When that man draws on him he has to kill him. To collect his reward he needs a statement identifying him. But the man was well liked in town and no one will sign such a statement. When he outdraws another man who thought he was faster, some townsmen decide he should be killed and they organize a mob to go after him.
The young Rebel turns to crime after the Civil War''''s end.
Satan and the spirit of mankind contend for the future of humanity.
Professor Charles Conway is a mad scientist attempting to develop the proverbial fountain of youth by creating "the 17th gland". Ignoring all aspects of scientific ethics, his research subjects are people who have no family and are under the impression that the doctor can cure their depression. However, his research hasn't been successful and his subjects are turned into grotesque zombies. Some of Conway's patients begin to catch on to his scheme and intend to stop him.
Japanese villagers worship a monster and his son who live in an island cave. Some circus people hear about them, go to the island to capture the monster and wind up shooting its son. Then the trouble starts.
To escape the edict of Egypt's Pharoah, Rameses I, condemning all first-born Hebrew males, the infant Moses is set adrift on the Nile in a reed basket. Saved by the pharaoh's daughter Bithiah, he is adopted by her and brought up in the court of her brother, Pharaoh Seti. Moses gains Seti's favor and the love of the throne princess Nefertiri, as well as the hatred of Seti's son, Rameses. When his Hebrew heritage is revealed, Moses is cast out of Egypt, and makes his way across the desert where he marries, has a son and is commanded by God to return to Egypt to free the Hebrews from slavery. In Egypt Moses's fiercest enemy proves to be not Rameses, but someone near to him who can 'harden his heart'.
A traveling actor is mistaken for a medieval rebel.
A Victorian gentleman bets that he can beat the world's record for circling the globe.
The outlaw Stragg has the town so intimidated that no one will speak against him no matter what he does. Sheriff Young heads for a nearby town, where there is a witness willing to testify. Meanwhile, Stragg hires a gunman to take care of the sheriff and the witness.
A blonde actress is murdered across from a bar. An off-duty cop has been getting pleasantly sloshed, but becomes worried about his innocence when he finds out he was seen leaving the establishment with a blonde, but doesn't remember. As he investigates, he interviews a columnist who was going with the actress, a caricaturist who drew the victim, the caricaturist's wife who works at the bar, and the caricaturist's lover, and slowly begins to put the pieces of the deadly puzzle together.
A member of the French Foreign Legion falls for an Arab woman whose family has sworn to kill all foreigners.
A backwoodsman and his son fight to build a new home in Texas.
An ancient Egyptian doctor uses court intrigue to discover his birthright.
A lady saloon owner battles a female rancher out to frame her for murder.
A tailor''''s apprentice fills in for the famed Italian lover.
Writer Georges Duroy (George Sanders) is one social-climbing S.O.B. who does most of his climbing over the warm (and cold) bodies of women. He begins with Rachel (Marie Wilson), a hanger-on in the cafes and Folies Bergere crowd, and then moves on to dally with Clotilde de Morelle (Angela Lansbury.) Always striving to move upward on the social scale, he ditches her to marry Madeleine Forestier (Ann Dvorak). Now he gets on the fast track. He persuades Madame Walter (Katherine Emery), the wife of his publisher, to fall in love with him, and then compromises Madeleine to frame a divorce, so he can pursue Madame Walter's daughter, Suzanne (Susan Douglas, before somebody decided her later-married name was her most-often used screen name.) He moves along so well that ere long he is in legal position to usurp the title of one of France's most noble houses. The moral, at the end, is it is okay to mess with French women, but triffling with French titles is going too far.
A mad scientist''''s attempts to revive the dead go haywire when he runs into a voodoo priestess.
The heir to a fortune hidden in five chairs unwittingly sells them.
A man is accused of killing a waitress he had tried to seduce with his wife''''s money.
A mad scientist's experiments attract Dracula, the Wolf Man and the Frankenstein monster.
A mad scientist hides within a traveling sideshow.
An infamous pirate tries to double cross the King of England.
Twain moves from Mississippi riverboats to the Gold Rush to literary immortality.
Paula the ape woman (Acquanetta) is alive and well, and running around a creepy old sanitarium run by the kindly Dr. Fletcher (J. Carrol Naish), also reverting to her true gorilla form every once in a while to kill somebody.
A bandit from the gold fields moves to San Francisco and tries to go straight.
An Egyptian high priest (John Carradine) travels to America to reclaim the bodies of ancient Egyptian princess Ananka and her living guardian mummy Kharis (Lon Chaney Jr.). Learning that Ananka^Òs spirit has been reincarnated into another body, he kidnaps a young woman of Egyptian descent with a mysterious resemblance to the princess. However, the high priest^Òs greedy desires cause him to loose control of the mummy...
While on an Arctic expedition, two scientists find the frozen body of a prehistoric caveman. They bring him home to their laboratory, but decide that in order to fully utilize (and control) him, they must transplant a more developed brain into the caveman.
An eager scientist (John Carradine) tests his new formula for invisibility on an escaped fugitive (Jon Hall). When the formula works the criminal runs off to terrorize a family he believes cheated him out of a fortune years earlier.
Dr. Richard Marlowe uses a combination of voodoo rite and hypnotic suggestion to attempt to revivify his beautiful, but long-dead wife, by transferring the life essences of several hapless young girls he has kidnapped and imprisoned in the dungeon beneath his mansion.
A 19th-century Parisian puppeteer is killing the young women he employs.
A Mountie tracks a childhood friend gone bad.
Roy's boss has inherited a very large ranch but the will keeps him from selling it although his widow could. Lucky Miller is out to get control of the ranch so he has a girl come west to marry him. Then after the wedding he has his henchman kill the owner. Roy is nearby and when the murder gun is switched with his, Roy finds himself in jail.
A team of pearl fishers clashes over the discovery of a sunken treasure.
A mad scientist transplants human glands into a gorilla, turning the ape into a beautiful young woman (Acquanetta). However, a severe emotional jolt soon reverts her back into her primitive self with disastrous consequences.
A Nazi scientist tries to raise an army of the dead to fight for Hitler.
Five people thrown together by World War II review their pasts.
The Nazis take revenge on a Czech village after one of their most sadistic commanders is assassinated there.
A Frenchwoman tries to help a downed U.S. flyer escape the Nazis.
A young adventurer seeks his fortune in the South Seas so he can return to England and reclaim his birthright.
An outlaw goes straight to work for the telegraph company, which puts him in conflict with his lawless brother.
An Englishman goes behind enemy lines to assassinate Hitler.
A hunter discovers a fugitive living in the swamps and goes into business with him and his daughter.
A married matador''''s rise to stardom is complicated by an affair with a beautiful aristocrat.
Country boy (Fonda) joins a circus in the 1840s and falls in love with the bare-back rider (Lamour). Later he falls in love with another circus runaway (Darnell).
Two young Mormons struggle to survive their people''''s journey to a new home in the West.
Oklahoma farmers dispossessed during the Depression fight for better lives in California.
The legendary outlaw''''s brother eludes the law to avenge Jesse James''''s murder.
A parodic remake of the story of the young Gascon D'Artagnan, who arrives in Paris, his heart set on joining the king's Musketeers. He is taken under the wings of three of the most respected and feared Musketeers, Porthos, Aramis, and Athos. Together they fight to save France and the honor of a lady from the machinations of the powerful Cardinal Richelieu.
When a railroad agent kills their mother, Frank and Jesse James take up robbing banks and trains.
Sherlock Holmes uncovers a plot to murder the heir to a country estate.
A Japanese spy tries to stop secret agents from blowing up the Suez Canal to trigger world war.
Survivors of a jungle plane crash realize that their repaired airplane can only carry five passengers.
A group of disparate passengers battle personal demons and each other while racing through Indian country.
Earp agrees to become marshal and establish order in Tombstone in this very romanticized version of the gunfight at the O.K. Corral (e.g., Doc is killed by Curley before the actual battle and Earp must do the job alone).
An Irish convict escapes an Australian prison to organize a revolution.
A young couple fights off Indian attacks to start a farm in the Mohawk Valley.
To prove their father was murdered, four brothers fight to bring down a powerful arms syndicate.
A forward thinking bandleader fights to make ragtime respectable.
Irish immigrant (Whalen) meets returning war correspondent (Ameche) on a liner bound for New York. When she resists the amors of another passenger, charges result in her being detained at Ellis Island.
A rebellious son neglects his parents after enlisting in the Civil War.
A young man''''s evil uncle arranges for him to be kidnapped and sent to sea.
After saving a tramp (Lorre) from suicide, a millionaire (Baxter) takes his clothing and disappears. Word is out that he will give a million dollars to anyone who is kind of a tramp.
Tony Martin goes to Kentucky to find talent to boost radio ratings. There it is learned that the Ritz brothers are really from New York and only pretending to be hillbillies to get on Martin's show.
An Asian detective competes with treasure-hunters for the key to a priceless golden hoard.
A saloon singer tries to reform a gangster, not knowing he's really an undercover detective.
A young lawyer is unable to get a family to sign a land sale contract until their daughter falls in love with him.
When a notorious gangster gets out of prison, he vows revenge on the wife who left him.
A spoiled rich boy is lost at sea and rescued by a fishing boat, where hard work and responsibility help him become a man.
After stumbling onto a movie set, a hobo dreams he''''s caught up in an Arabian Nights adventure.
A Polynesian escapes prison to return home during a raging storm.
After being in jail for seventeen years a crook is met by the girl he kidnapped as a baby. She now thinks he's her father. When he returns her to her real father there's a job and a reward, but an old prisonmate gets in the way.
In 1775, Daniel Boone leads thirty settler families to Kentucky where they face two threats: Indian raiders led by renegade white Simon Girty, who opposes settlement; and the schemes of effete Stephen Marlowe to seize title to the new lands. Perils, battles, escapes, and a love interest round out the story.
An orphaned girl living with a lighthouse keeper is forced to go to boarding school.
Biography of the flighty Scottish queen who was brought down by love.
Jack London tale of a woman (Muir) and weakling brother (Beck) who inherit a mine. When the brother commits suicide the guide (Whalen) is accused of murder
A monk deserts his calling to marry a beautiful woman he meets in the Sahara.
Half-Indian girl (Young) brought up in a wealthy household is loved by the son of the house (Taylor) against his family's wishes and loves another Indian (Ameche) employed by the household.
A man convicted of murder escapes from jail and hides out in the home of a smalltown newspaper publisher who has befriended him. She knows who the real killer is.
Sergeant Victor comes to the French Foreign Legion after taking the blame for his brother's crime. Cigarette falls in love with him though Major Doyle is in love with her. Doyle sends Victor on dangerous assignments to be rid of him. He falls in love with Lady Venetia Cunningham, a visitor to the garrison.
Shirley Temple lives with the pick-pocket grandfather in 19th century New York City. She entertains the crowds while he works his racket. A rich lady makes it possible for the girl to go legit. "Uncle Tom's Cabin" is performed.
Immigrant radical Bartolomeo Romagna is falsely condemned and executed for a payroll robbery. Years later, his son Mio sets out to find the truth of the crime and to bring to account the gangster Trock Estrella.
After setting the leg of John Wilkes Booth, Dr. Samuel Mudd is sent to prison as a conspirator in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.
A fiery Cuban woman guides an emissary from the U.S. president through the jungles of war-torn Cuba.
A young man falls in love with a beautiful blonde. When he sees her being forced onto a luxury liner, he decides to follow and rescue her. However, he discovers that she is an English heiress who ran away from home and is now being returned to England. He also discovers that his boss is on the ship. To avoid discovery, he disguises himself as the gangster accomplice of a minister, who is actually a gangster on the run from the law.
In the mid-1700's the East India Company has power over commerce on the sub-continent, with the blessings of the British government. A clerk in the company, Robert Clive, is frustrated by his lack of advancement, and transfers to the military arm of the company, where he excels. Clive's leadership and gift for manipulation strengthen England's hold over India and lead to personal wealth, which is often threatened by the enemies he makes along the way.
Dying Evelyn Dow anguishes over her lost daughter, who disappeared as a child. Evelyn's husband Henry, hoping to make his wife's final days more bearable, asks waitress Sally Gates to pose as the daughter. Sally does so, but Mrs. Dow is so cheered by her "daughter's" return that she regains her health, leaving Sally stuck in her role.
Russian prince goes to Monte Carlo just after World War I with money supplied him by Parisian Russians. He wins but the casino operators want him honor the tradition of returning to the tables.
An obsessed policeman relentlessly pursues an escaped convict.
To save his wife, Baron Frankenstein must build a mate for his monster.
Poolroom ace Dunn marries his girlfriend Wilson but cant find work so he sends her back to her family. Things improve after he catches some crooks.
A Satanist faces off with the vengeful man whose wife and daughter he has stolen.
In Kentucky just after the Civil War, the Hayden-Colby feud leads to Jed Colby being sent to prison for 15 years for murder. The Haydens head for Nevada and when Colby gets out of prison he heads there also seeking revenge. The head of the Hayden family tries to avoid more killing but the inevitable showdown has to occur, complicated by Lynn Hayden and Ellen Colby's plans to marry.
A stage struck girl travels to New York determined to make it on Broadway.
Documentary tracing the life and career of actor Bela Lugosi. Includes film clips and recollections by associates.
A documentary hosted by John Carradine about supernatural films.
A documentary that examines the state of religion in the Soviet Union--from officially tolerated expressions of faith to secret ceremonies which participants attend at their own risk.
Umbrella Jack is an eccentric old man who lives by the railroad tracks, wears a shabby World War I-ear greatcoat, and carries a tattered, black umbrella. The youngsters of the town are both frightened and fascinated by the old man, but it is Billy who becomes his friend.
A look at the history of horror films, via film clips, from the 1920s to the 1960s.
Adaptation of Mark Twain's novel about a poor boy and the heir to the British throne who exchange places.
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The nine-hour serialization of Taylor Caldwell's novel about an Irish immigrant and the establishment of his family name through the accumulation of wealth and power during the years from 1857 to 1912, along with his goal of having his son elected the first Catholic President of the United States, g
The nine-hour serialization of Taylor Caldwell's novel about an Irish immigrant and the establishment of his family name through the accumulation of wealth and power during the years from 1857 to 1912, along with his goal of having his son elected the first Catholic President of the United States, g
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