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The pilot for the series of the same title. The exploits of Eliot Ness, the leader of an elite group of Treasury Department agents assigned to battle the underworld. In the pilot episode, broadcast as two one-hour segments of "Desilu Playhouse," Ness attempts to break up Al Capone's gang.
A musician newly arrived in New York takes in a taxi dancer.
Joe Sante wants to be the big man, and nobody is going stand in his way. In a world full of smoke, molls, shakedowns, muscle, and murder, Joe knows what he wants and how to get it. But can he disregard his poor old immigrant parents who are ashamed of his criminal life? Will he drag his sweet girlfriend into the life of the underworld? And most importantly, can Joe trust his mobster friends?
Four sisters in New Zealand fall for Allied sailors en route to World War II.
Nightclub singer Ilona Vance is accused of the murder of a crooked lawyer. But Lt. Roy Hargis is convinced that Ilona is caught up in a web of deceit and intends to prove her innocence.
About to lose his sole possession, his boat, for lack of payments, ex- Coast Guardsman Jim Benson takes a gamble on a fishing charter and removes the boat from the dock despite a sheriff's seizure order. But Jim finds himself with a loudmouthed drunk, Shanks, and his companion, Sally. To avoid paying for the fishing excursion, Shanks stages a fight with Jim and, when Jim puts him ashore at a small Mexican port, Shanks takes off, stranding both Jim (who is out of gas as well as cash) and Sally. The two begin to become "friends in need" and are put up by Alfonso, local innkeeper who is a friend of Jim's. But the town is the base of operations for a gang, led by Bodine and Ortega, who smuggle illegal aliens into California for a profit. Learning of Jim's plight, they offer him money to run 'just one' shipment of these 'wetbacks' across the border - then blackmail Jim to continue working for them. Sally tries to persuade him to tell the police, but he is too afraid and plans to run away, so Sally reveals a secret which she intends to make him want to stay and fight to clear his name...
Tim Shipman returns to his father's logging company only to find his father has been killed, money is owed, and Croft Brunner controls the railroad used to haul out the logs. But he learns the Government restriction on his valuable stand of timber has been lifted. Brunner wants that timber and tries to buy him out. Refusing to sell, Tim makes plans to somehow get the timber out.
Time: A.D. 1249. Shalimar, an Egyptian princess, striving to rid her country of its Bedouin conquerors, forms an alliance with Prince Haidi, son of the Caliph of Bagdad. She practices her intrigues both at the court and, disguised as a dancing girl, in the market place.
Having cleaned up Tombstone, marshal Frame Johnson quits after an attempted lynching, and hopes to settle down on a ranch near Cottonwood with his sweetheart Jeannie. Before he can do so, it looks like he may have to clean up Cottonwood too. But how great a sacrifice will he make for law and order?
Chicago cop Johnny Kelly, dissatisfied with his job and marriage, would like to run away with his stripper girlfriend Angel Face, but keeps getting cold feet. During one crowded night, Angel Face decides she's had enough vacillation, and crooked lawyer Biddel has an illegal mission for Johnny that could put him in a financial position to act. But other, conflicting schemes are also in progress...
A WWII transport plane crashes in the Canadian wilderness.
A brash nightclub entertainer has to straighten out when he's drafted and falls for a beautiful WAC.
A U.S. colonel in Korea tries to evacuate American civilians.
A brutal bank robber fights internal divisions within his gang.
Petty theft leads a mechanic into a life of crime.
During World War II, a marine sergeant must turn his recruits into fighting men.
A government agent infiltrates a gang run by a mother-fixated psychotic.
A Cuban American returns to his homeland during the Revolution and becomes involved in an assassination attempt.
A married man's wartime love affair spells trouble when peace comes.
The life and campaigns of the Maid of Orleans.
Musical remake of Ah, Wilderness!, about a small-town boy's struggles with growing up.
A Gypsy temptress seduces an innocent young officer, and then dumps him for another man.
After World War II Larry learns that his flying buddy Mike will only live a short time despite the efforts of the doctors. He takes on a profitable flying job for profiteers Maris to finance a good time for his buddy. As the plane takes off he shoves Maris' secretary Susan on board. When Mike falls for her, Larry tells her to play along for Mike's sake. She, of course, falls for Larry.
A cattle-vs.-sheepman feud loses Connie Dickason her fiance, but gains her his ranch, which she determines to run alone in opposition to Frank Ivey, "boss" of the valley, whom her father Ben wanted her to marry. She hires recovering alcoholic Dave Nash as foreman and a crew of Ivey's enemies. Ivey fights back with violence and destruction, but Dave is determined to counter him legally... a feeling not shared by his associates. Connie's boast that, as a woman, she doesn't need guns proves justified, but plenty of gunplay results.
A lightweight boxer gets mixed up in murder.
A soldier takes the Army horse that saved his life back to the farm.
Illicit lovers plot to kill the woman's older husband.
A western bandit is reformed by his love for a little girl.
On a trip to visit his parents, detective Nick Charles gets mixed up in a murder investigation.
A young couple''''s accident could make them rich, if they can evade a Nazi spy ring.
War correspondent Ernie Pyle joins an Army platoon during World War II to learn what battle is really about.
The beloved collie goes to war to help the resistance in occupied Norway.
A British farm girl fights to train a difficult horse for the Grand National Steeplechase.
A pregnant musician awaits her husband's return from World War II.
A pair of sailors on leave try to help a movie extra become a singing star.
An egotistical acrobat joins the Army and falls in love with his commander''''s daughter.
General Jimmy Doolittle trains American troops for the first airborne attacks on Japan.
A bandleader with hypnotic powers tries to train a boxer.
On a trip to Reno, a Brooklyn showgirl tries to stop a soldier and his wife from divorcing.
A Harvard graduate serving on a battleship is faced with the realities of war.
A retired Marine gets caught in the middle of the Philippines campaign.
A small-town telegraph boy deals with the strains of growing up during World War II.
A magician uses hypnosis to create an army of murderers.
Three young surgeons vie to replace the legendary Dr. Kildare.
The story of Mac McGonigle, a first class boatman's mate, and Scuttlebutt Baines, a seaman, two mischievous but well-meaning sailors stationed aboard the U.S.S. "Okinawa." In the pilot episode, Mac and Scuttlebutt attempt to arrange a shipboard honeymoon for a fellow shipmate and his new bride. Pilo
This short film focuses on fake "spiritualists" and psychics who con innocent people out of their money.
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