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|Also Known As:||Died:||May 31, 1934|
|Born:||February 22, 1884||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Berlin, New Hampshire, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
Jack Oakie and Jack Haley are songwriters are enroute from New York to Hollywood to make their fame and fortune; Ginger Rogers, a lunchwagon proprieter, joins them.
An innocent cowboy sets out to back a Broadway play.
The story begins in 1923 where after an accident, a newspaper reporter (Ford) needs to raise $5,000 to pay for an operation, otherwise his young sister will be crippled for life. The desperate reporter is finally able to get the cash from a shady acquaintance, Riggs (played well by Kohler). Eight years later in New York, circumstances conspire to place the reporter as the number one suspect in the murder of a showgirl. With no witness or alibi, the reporter devises a plan to smoke out the real culprit. A meeting is arranged under the cover of night and to the surprise of both men, the murderer is Riggs. Out of gratitude for past generosity to his sister, the reporter agrees not to expose Riggs, however unwittingly leads the police to him! Riggs is found guilty, and a dramatic scene in the courthouse ensues.
A kept woman gives up luxury to move in with a struggling artist.
Architect Gordon Wales finds fellow apartmenthouse resident Joan Marsh locked out and flirts with her. When she is murdered evidence points to him. He and Joan's roommate Noreen become involved.
A jockey who was falsely accused of cheating and barred from the horse track becomes a singing waiter in Tijuana
During World War I, a lady spy betrays enemy officers until she falls in love with one.
A female con artist uses her skills against German spies.
Four soldiers at the front think back on their reasons for enlisting.
A horse passes through a series of owners on the road to the Kentucky Derby.
A drunk tries to keep a young couple from splitting up when the husband strays.
In this silent film, a small-town girl tries to make it in Hollywood.
A waiter who''''s just won a fortune is the target for society thieves.
A wealthy society wife discovers her husband has an evil twin brother.
An American adventurer on the run from detectives finds love.
A woman and her husband are attracted to a group of spouse-swappers.
When her boss insults her looks, an ugly duckling transforms herself into a beauty.
In this silent film, a young woman turns Hollywood upside down in her search for stardom.
When Mary Turner is sent to prison for a crime she did not commit, she vows upon her release to take vengeance on those who wronged her, always staying however within the letter of the law.
Leila porter comes to dislike her husband James, a glue king who is always eating onions and looking sloppy. But after she divorces him and marries two-timing playboy Schuyler Van Sutphen the now-reformed James looks pretty good.
A woman's husband is taken by his wife's suitor to see a play in which events from the husband's marriage are recalled, in an attempt by the suitor to convince the husband to relinquish his wife.
Writer (feature film)
This short film provides a silent tour of MGM studios in 1925.
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