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A circus ringmaster and an egotistical trapeze artist vie for the love of a pretty acrobat.
Peter Sterling (Donald O'Conner) is working at a government plant. His friend Francis (the talking mule) tells him the plant is going to be bombed. Peter passes the information to the plant manager. The bombers are caught and the plant is saved. Because of his help in saving the plant, Peter is sent to West Point. After his arrival, he finds out that Francis is there as one of the mascots. As usual, Peter gets himself in trouble by telling the commander that Francis can talk.
A frontiersman helps out with Texas's fight for independence from Mexico.
(Wes ''51). Rod Cameron, Wayne Morris, Kay Buckley, Roy Roberts, Carl Benton Reid, Douglas Fowley. Two Union agents are sent to investigate charges that the Confederates are stealing Arizona stagecoaches and smuggling them into Atlanta in an effort to break the Federal''s western supply line.
Epic re-telling of the story of the Biblical strongman laid low by love.
A young innocent fights to survive the harsh life in a women's prison.
Jeff Keane's expensive showhorse escapes from a train and runs wild in the Colorado wilderness. Keane searches for the horse while the horse learns the ways of the wild.
Petty crook and cop-killer Martin Rome, in bad shape from wounds in the hospital prison ward, still refuses to help slimy lawyer Niles clear his client by confessing to another crime. Police Lt. Candella must check Niles' allegation; a friend of the Rome family, he walks a tightrope between sentiment and cynicism. When Martin fears Candella will implicate his girlfriend Teena, he'll do anything to protect her. How many others will he drag down to disaster with him?
A professor doesn't know his wife is an heiress.
Cowboy Ross McEwen arrives in town. He asks the banker for a loan of $2000. When the banker asks about securing a loan that large, McEwen shows him his six-gun collateral. The banker hands over the money in exchange for an I.O.U., signed "Jefferson Davis". McEwen rides out of town and catches a train, but not before being bitten by a rattler. On the train, a nurse, Miss Hollister, tends to his wound. A posse searches the train, but McEwen manages to escape notice. However a mysterious Mexican has taken note of the cowboy, and that loudmouthed brat is still nosing around. Who will be the first to claim the reward for the robber's capture?
A presidential candidate fights to keep his integrity and his wife during a grueling campaign.
Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy star as a husband and wife on America's frontier; farmers in a "sea of grass." The wife has an affair which produces a child, and she is ostracized from the community. Meanwhile, the farmers watch helplesslly as the sea of grass is exploited until it becomes a dustbowl.
An English convict girl sent to the colonies gets mixed up in the war with the Indians.
The Durango Kid takes over as Sheriff and investigates his predecessor''''s murder.
Gang Leader Dutch Malone (Robert Armstrong) goes on a hunting trip and is in a car wreck and is confined to the hospital, without the knowledge of any of his gang members. District Attorney Brady (William Forrest) induces taxidermist Peter Winkly (also Robert Armstrong), who is an exact double for Malone,to impersonate Dutch and assume leadership of the gang. Winkly "takes over" the gang and only Rita (Marian Martin), Dutch's girl friend, has any suspicion that he is not really Dutch. But Dutch sees a newspaper showing him out on the town, escapes from the hospital and is on his way to look up the imposter.
This 1944 Columbia western starring Charles Starrett finds Steve Randall (Charles Starrett) forming a radio show with Jimmy Wakely (Jimmy Wakely) and his Saddle Pals, and are in town for a rodeo. Reporter Connie Pearson (Constance Worth) persuades them to visit Marty Jones (Elvin Fields), a fatherless boy, who has been sent to a boy's home after stealing Steve's wallet, ran by Tom Goodwin (Forrest Taylor.) Marty tells Steve that the home is a phony and is a front for cattle rustlers. Steve passes the information on to Connie, who doesn't believe him, so he and Jimmy wire the ranch for sound. They are caught and Goodwin turns them over to Sheriff Barnes (Edmund Cobb), and then plans to skip the country. Singer/band leader Ozie Waters and his Colorado Hill-Billies are also featured.
In this true story, Texas Guinan rises from Wild West shows to become New York's "Queen of the Nightclubs" during Prohibition.
A French peasant girl''''s visions of the Virgin Mary create controversy as pilgrims flock to her small town for healing.
War hero flier Bob Collins goes on a war bond selling tour with two buddies, and substitute "chaperone" Ivy Hotchkiss. Bob's a cheerful Lothario with several girls in every town on the tour. After some amusing escapades, Bob and Ivy become romantically involved, agreeing it's "just fun up in the air." Then Ivy finds out the real reason why it shouldn't be anything more.
A chronicle of the political career of U.S. President Woodrow Wilson.
After struggling to become a success, Betty Miller and her all-girl orchestra finally hit pay dirt when crooner Herbie Fenton comes on board. Problems arise when Betty and her girls try to find backers to invest in Herbie and they sell 125 percent of him.
When Archie, the proprietor of the neighborhood bar discovers that one of his regulars, Michael O'Malley, owner of a record company is going broke, he realizes that many of his regulars will soon be unemployed and therefore, unable to pay their tab at the tavern. Archie immediately begins recruiting
The Asian sleuth investigates an inventor''''s murder.
A Navy doctor fights to help wounded sailors escape the Japanese during World War II.
Twain moves from Mississippi riverboats to the Gold Rush to literary immortality.
A cowboy risks his life to infiltrate an outlaw band.
A rancher turns to the Civil Air Patrol for help dealing with range fires.
Episodes in the novelist's life: In 1890, young Jack London quits a cannery job to try oyster piracy. Later, he signs on for a sealing voyage, tries Yukon prospecting and a brief university career, loving and leaving women along the way. Instead of riches, he gets story ideas. Suddenly, he finds success and a delectable lady; but the urge to adventure won't let him go.
Two cowhands are wrongly jailed as members of a murderous gang.
Hoods kidnap an honest doctor to patch up one of their own.
The Western hero takes on a ruthless land baron whose henchmen killed his best friend.
Two sailors vie for the affections of a southern temptress while fighting off pirates.
Among those who are fighting to have Congress re-establish the military academy at West Point in the beginning of the nineteenth century is a young Washington socialite, Carolyn Bainbridge (Maureen O'Hara). Congress resolves to revive the Academy on a one-year trial basis. Major Sam Carter (Laird Cregar), a martinet who doesn't believe a college can produce real fighting men, is made the Commandant, and determines to make soldiers - or failures - out of the small band of cadets, by enforcing stringent disciplinary action. Among the cadets are Howard Shelton (John Sutton), Carolyn's fiancee, and Dawson (George Montgomery), a Kentucky frontiersman. There is bad blood between the two from the start, and matters are worsened when Dawson falls in love with Carolyn. Many of the cadets resign, under the discouraging conditions and grueling punishment that is part of Carter's plan to make the school hard and the exercises difficult, and the number of cadets left is down to ten. Word arrives that the Indian chief Tecumseh (Noble Johnson) has gone on the warpath, and Carter is ordered to take part in quelling the rebellion, and to include the cadets along with the regular Bombadiers. Shelton, on patrol, is shot at by an Indian, and hot-headedly leaves his post in pursuit. Dawson leaves to bring him back followed by Major Carter who is captured by the Indians. Using tactics learned at West Point, the small band of cadets attack and demoralize the much larger Indian force, and succeed in rescuing Carter, and Dawson is wounded. Carter is grateful for the actions taken by the band, but says that Shelton and Dawson cannot remain as cadets since they had violated the rules by leaving their posts, and would be a bad precedent for future cadets. Carolyn has come to the Point to marry the unsuspecting Dawson, who thought she loved Shelton.
Biography of Andrew Johnson, who followed Abraham Lincoln into office and became the first U.S. president ever to be impeached.
Fanciful biography of 19th-century boxing champion Jim Corbett.
A Southern belle turns outlaw when her family loses their land.
Three cowboys find that a U.S. Marshal relative is an impostor.
An aging ex-con sets out to pull one more big heist.
When a woman turns outlaw, she''''s suspected of murder.
An undercover cop finds himself on the wrong side of the law when the mob discovers his true identity.
True-life story of Edna Gladney, who fought for orphans' rights in Texas.
Two young Mormons struggle to survive their people''''s journey to a new home in the West.
The legendary outlaw''''s brother eludes the law to avenge Jesse James''''s murder.
A rebel spy poses as a wild West dance hall girl.
A voice teacher and his star pupil run away together to a life of love and poverty.
This 31st entry of the 66 films in the Hopalong Cassidy series marks the first of 35 consecutive appearances, in the remaining films of the series, of Scottish-born comedian Andy Clyde in the role of "California Carlson", although his introduction in this film is as "California Jack" Carlson and his credentials won't bear much scrutiny. The film finds local officers in an outlaw-infested town in California helpless to cope with the situation and a citizens committee comes to Texas and appeals to the Texas Rangers for help in organizing the forces of law and order. Captain Andrews (Morgan Wallace) of the Rangers offers the assignment to Hopalong Cassidy (William Boyd) and Lucky Jenkins (Russell Hayden), but Cassidy, whose period of service in the Rangers is almost over, refuses. The as-usual impetuous Lucky takes the job alone. While on patrol duty, Cassidy is following the trail of a large herd of rustled horses and discovers the hide-out of the Bruce Morgan (Morris Ankrum) gang. The place is deserted except for a garrulous old cook who calls himself "California Jack" Carlson, who receives Cassidy who is posing as a Morgan friend and fellow outlaw Ben Stokes (Glenn Strange), whom California does not know. Cassidy arrests the frightened cook as a material witness against the gang and starts for Texas Ranger headquarters. Learning from Carlson that Morgan had planned to leave for the west coast, Cassidy gets permission from Captain Andrews to take up the trail. He is made a U. S. Marshal, which gives him blanket authority, and Carlson is taken along as a guide. Cassidy arrives in Santa Carmen, California just when newly-appointed town sheriff Lucky is foolishly setting out single-haned against Morgan and his gang. Cassidy and California join him and escape following a fight in which Lucky is wounded. They find refuge at the hide-out of Pico Serrano (Thornton Edwards), once rich but now penniless, as he and other Californians have been cheated out of and driven from their homes by the unscrupulous Morgan and his gunmen. Lucky falls in love with Pico's daughter, Paquita (Esther Estrella.) Cassidy organizes a posse and engages Morgan and his gang in a gun fight. Morgan, Stokes and others of the gang storm Pico's hide-out and, during the fighting, Paquita is mortally wounded and dies in Lucky's arms. With an augemented posse, Cassidy again invades Santa Carmen and, following a spectacular fight, Pico kills Morgan, while Gardner (Dick Curtis) and Stokes are taken prisoners.
A government agent battles smugglers.
It is the fate of a small frontier town, adjoining the no-man's-land where the Russians and Austrians are fighting out one of the final campaigns of World War I, to be occupied one day by the Russians, the next by the Austrians, and the inhabitants soon acquire a complacent view of the changing allegiances. To the town comes Ann Warschaska (Isa Miranda), intent on aveninging the suicide of her sister, who has killed herself after being betrayed by an Austrian officer. She knows no more about his identity than the number of his room at the "Hotel Imperial". She gets a job at the hotel as a maid but soon combines this work with modeling, when an eccentric Russian, General Videnko (Reginald Owen), with a passion for painting asks her to pose for him. Breaking into the fatal Room 12, she finds Lt. Nenassey (Ray Milland), a young Austrian officer who has taken refuge there after being separated from the army. Thinking him the betrayer of her sister, she plans to hand him over to the occupying-Russians, but relents when she learns that there are two Room 12's. The man actually guilty of the crime is a Russian spy who holds a commission in the Austrian army. Believing him to be a fellow-soldier in distress, Nenassey makes plans to help him escape, but finds out at the last minute that he is a Russian spy. A strange turn events allows Nenassey to aid Anna in her mission and rid his country of a dangerous enemy at the same time. General Videnko, meanwhile, is giving a grand-style banquet for the man who will never be able to attend another.
A surgeon unjustly sent to Devil''s Island fights to survive harsh treatment.
A gangster's moll runs home to mother, with reporters and amateur detectives hot on her tail.
Alexander Graham Bell pursues his greatest inventions so he can marry the woman he loves.
A police officer's son joins the force but goes bad.
A lady doctor gets mixed up with a criminal gang.
A reporter poses as a jewel smuggler to unmask a criminal gang.
An idealistic Senate replacement takes on political corruption.
A college tennis star gives up the game for love.
French pirate Jean Lafitte tries to redeem his name helping the U.S. in the War of 1812.
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 tempestuous Southern belle's willfulness threatens to destroy all who care for her.
An abolitionist signs on with a slaving ship to sabotage their efforts.
A saloon singer tries to reform a gangster, not knowing he's really an undercover detective.
Electric linemen compete on the job and in love.
A reporter tries to win her editor''''s heart by solving a murder case.
Spies on opposite sides fall in love in pre-revolutionary Russia.
An orphan runs off to a life of adventure, then returns to France in search of the girl he left behind.
A radio commentator avenges an old wrong by blowing the whistle on Hollywood scandals.
Misunderstandings and wanderlust keep frontier newlyweds from building a life together.
A young woman saves her sister from marriage to an emperor that she doesn''''t love.
A fiery Cuban woman guides an emissary from the U.S. president through the jungles of war-torn Cuba.
An obsessed policeman relentlessly pursues an escaped convict.
A hard-drinking reporter specializes in murder cases, until he becomes a suspect in one himself.
Adaptation of Tolstoy's classic tale of a woman who deserts her family for an illicit love.
After a working girl reforms an alcoholic lawyer who was recently dumped, his ex wants him back.
A divorcee can't stop meddling in her ex-husband's affairs.
A young student murders for money then tries to escape his guilt and a brilliant detective.
The manager of a travelling theatre cons an entire small town to keep his troupe afloat.
A young innocent masters the decadent ways of Imperial Russia in order to reign as Catherine the Great.
A Russian nobleman discovers the peasant girl he once seduced has turned to crime.
A small-time gangster wants to go straight until he loses his girl to a rival hood.
A district attorney secretly marries the daughter of a man he's trying to convict.
When he's named dictator of Freedonia, a con artist declares war on the neighboring kingdom.
A night club singer hosts a children''''s radio show in hopes of finding the child she gave up years earlier.
An affair is threatened to be exposed when a wife's husband returns from the Olympics.
A nightclub singer gives in to a rich playboy to finance her husband''''s medical treatment.
During World War I, a lady spy betrays enemy officers until she falls in love with one.
This short film deals with racketeers shaking down small grocers and working in on the relief tickets, designed to get food to the hungry and needy during the Depression.
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