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A stranded carnival dancer takes on a corrupt political boss when she marries into small-town society.
Messing with a mobster's girlfriend gets a lawyer framed for murder.
Oliver Pease gets a dose of courage from his wife Martha and tricks the editor of the paper (where he writes lost pet notices) into assigning him the day's roving question. Martha suggests, "Has a little child ever changed your life?" Oliver gets answers from two slow-talking musicians, an actress whose roles usually feature a sarong, and an itinerant cardsharp. In each case the "little child" is hardly innocent: in the first, a local auto mechanic's "baby" turns out to be fully developed as a woman and a musician; in the second, a spoiled child star learns kindness; in the third, the family of a lost brat doesn't want him returned. And Oliver, what becomes of him?
An accountant dreams of being a hero but finds it''s not so easy in real life.
The producer of a radio crime series commits the perfect crime, then has to put the case on the air.
The Bowery Boys try to expose a phony fortune-teller.
A shy milkman gets into boxing when he turns out to have a killer punch.
A scarred veteran presumed dead returns home to find his wife remarried.
An art critic risks his reputation and his life to track down a forgery racket.
An insurance investigator uncovers a string of crimes when he tries to find a murdered boxer's beneficiary.
The Cisco Kid sets out to find the outlaws behind a daring stagecoach robbery.
A police detective uses his girlfriend to track down a homicidal maniac.
An aspiring actress risks her life to clear a sailor charged with murder.
Eleven Gilbert & Sullivan numbers are melded within the murder-mystery plot of "Girl on the Spot", with a result that either G&S and/or the plot are always seemingly on stage-wait or in the wings awaiting a cue. Lois Collier is the girl-on-the-spot of the title because she was on the scene of a murder. The police conclude she didn't do it and they use her to set a trap for the real killer, a G&S addict, by financing a Broadway production starring Collier. The police department evidently found the money for financing a Broadway show under "Misc.Expenses" in the city budget.
The Bowery Boys get wrapped up in a taxi war.
After finding religion, a cynical newspaperman tries to help young hoods.
A woman suspected of murdering her doctor boyfriend has an identical twin sister. When both twins have an alibi for the night of the murder, a psychiatrist is called in to assist a detective in solving the case. Through a series of tests, he discovers which twin actually committed the crime and in the course of his investigation he falls in love with the normal twin.
A wimp named playground commissioner takes on corrupt city officials.
A Navy commander fights to prove the battle-worthiness of the PT boat at the start of World War II.
Married detectives investigating a small-town murder uncover a spy ring.
A female pilot breaks the Los Angeles to New York record and attracts the interest of the U.S. Navy, who want to send her on a spy mission.
A stage actor tries to solve a bizarre series of murders.
A hired killer dodges police while tracking down the enemy agents who tried to frame him.
A young man accused of sabotage goes on the lam to prove his innocence.
An undercover cop finds himself on the wrong side of the law when the mob discovers his true identity.
Greedy heirs gather to wait for the death of Henrietta Winslow. Murder, thunder claps, howling cats, gun shots, screams in the night, hidden passages -- all the proper ingredients.
A reporter's fraudulent story turns a tramp into a national hero and makes him a pawn of big business.
A mad scientist experiments with a serum tainted with a psychopath''''s blood.
Two Irish brothers become political and romantic rivals.
An irresponsible test pilot's wife and best friend try to get him to grow up.
When a notorious gangster gets out of prison, he vows revenge on the wife who left him.
When he''''s framed for murder, an escaped convict returns to crime to protect his wife and child.
Government undercover agents William Dennis (Don Terry) and Joan Barclay (Jacqueline Wells) are working to solve the disappearances of girls working as "taxi-dancers" from dance halls operated by Jack Miranda (Arthur Loft) and his henchman Nifty (Paul Fix). Dennis sets himself up as a theatrical booking agent, and shows his power by the opening and closing of Miranda's Paradise Club at will.
An investigator tries to find a gang responsible for a rash of bank robberies. He doesn't know that his sister is the girlfriend of the gang's ringleader.
An heiress enlists a photographer to help clear her name of a murder charge.
A reporter exposes corruption on a southern chain gang.
Members of a wealthy family are murdered one-by-one.
When he inherits a fortune, a small-town poet has to deal with the corruption of city life.
An escaped convict holds the customers at a remote desert cantina hostage.
A henpecked husband tries to help his daughter marry the man she loves and his wife loathes.
Woman drops out of college to marry an ambitious, young journalist. Their happiness is delayed when a rich admirer sees that she gets an acting job just as her reporter leaves to cover the news from Rome. The marriage goes stale as separartions follow reunions, and the two pursue their respective ca
An unhappy executive gets a job as a butler on a lark, only to fall for the family cook.
Perry Mason helps a young woman whose supposedly dead husband suddenly returns to life.
A cocky reporter's marriage to a manicurist jeopardizes his career.
We follow the training and adventures of a team of young federal anti-gangster agents, Mal Stevens, Van Rensseler, and Tex Logan. After foiling a kidnap attempt on socialite Eleanor Spencer (an old flame of Van's), Mal falls for her; but they're at odds over her belief in the innocence of her chauffeur Joe Keefer (whom Mal knows was involved) and her young brother Buddy's desire to join the federal agents. This conflict climaxes with the pursuit of an Ohio bank-robbing gang.
A gangster hides from the law by trading places with a mild-mannered double.
A brash baseball star gets mixed up with gamblers and a pretty young girl.
When he's widowed, a puppeteer goes into hiding to maintain custody of his son.
A songwriters takes on the corrupt publisher who stole his music.
A gold-digging chorus girl tries to keep her virtue while searching for a rich husband.
A speeding train becomes the setting for murder.
Larry O'Roark is a boxer who's insanely posssesive and jealous of his fiancee, Jo. the sight of her and her employer, Mr. Lambert, at ringside during his big fight distracts Larry and he is knocked out. He then promises never to be jealous again and marries Jo. When she realizes that they're broke she asks Lambert for a job (she had quit on marrying Larry.) One thing leads to another and Larry, enraged with jealousy, end up killing Lambert. He then wanders off in a daze, and Jo takes the rap for the murder. Larry descends from his amnesiac fog just in time to interrupt the announcement of the jury's verdict in Jo's trial. then it's off to the chair for Larry. Or is it?
A wealthy man escapes his wife's social pretensions in the arms of a burlesque queen.
A small-time gangster wants to go straight until he loses his girl to a rival hood.
A gambler sells his body to science to pay his debts.
In this short film, Charley Chase is tricked by an escaped mental patient.
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