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|Also Known As:||Died:||February 24, 1964|
|Born:||October 14, 1890||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Derby, England, GB||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
Filmmaker Mark Moskowitz discovers a great unknown novel, "The Stones of Summer" by Dow Mossman, and sets out on a quest to learn why the book and its writer vanished.
A doctor commits euthanasia on his dying friend and then pursues an affair with the latter''s wife, causing a small New England town to suspect him of plotting it as a murder.
Jail house tensions mount as a killer''''s execution approaches.
A young lawyer from the wrong side of town tries to break into society.
An actress champions the cause of a man whom she believes has been falsely accused of murdering his wife.
An alien demands that Earth's leaders choose between peace and destruction.
An escaped con kidnaps the people he thinks put him behind bars.
After World War II, ex-soldiers trickle into French Saigon to join the Foreign Legion, among them American Whit Corbett and German Carl Reicher. Is Reicher really SS war criminal Martin Bruner, and is Corbett after him? Art dealer Van Ratten and nightclub chanteuse Lili Maubert are also more than they seem. Action scenes include anti-guerilla jungle warfare.
A step-by-step look at a murder investigation on the streets of New York.
A young woman tries to recover her sanity in a corrupt mental institution.
A veteran discovers his father cut costs on wartime military equipment.
A small-town teenager thinks a lawyer is her illegitimate dad.
A loner gets caught up in a posse's drive to find and hang three suspected rustlers.
A star dancer and comedian team to investigate murders.
Against his personal preference, PT boat commander Ward Stewart is made executive officer of the submarine USS Corsair. On leave before sailing, he meets schoolteacher Jean Hewlett and gives her a romantic rush...unaware that she's the sweetheart of Dewey Connors, his new commander. At sea, the men bond while fighting German Q-ships. When will they discover their mutual romantic rivalry? Will it interfere with a spectacular commando raid on a secret German base?
A French diplomat who's recovered from amnesia is blackmailed over crimes he can't remember.
Edgar Allen Poe (John Shepperd) led an unhappy childhood, broken only by the unceasing devotion of his foster mother, Mrs. Frances Allan (Mary Howard), whose loving ministrations gave him courage to carry out his desire to write. His first love was Elmira Royster (Virginia Gilmore), and though she married another while he was at the University of Virginia, he could never purge his thoughts of her and, under the influence of her spell, he poured out the deepest passions of his heart. After a discouraging period during which he was disowned by his foster father and lost his appointment to West Point, he found the love that tamed his restless heart with Virginia Clemm (Linda Darnell). After he and Virginia married, Poe did his greatest creative work, writing for the Southern Literary Messenger and Graham's Magazine.
Spies on opposite sides fall in love in pre-revolutionary Russia.
The Jones family and their friend invest in a oil scheme promoted by a football star returning to his hometown. All appears lost when the wells contain only mud.
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.
Regarded by many as the best of the Charlie Chan series. The opera star Gravelle suffers amnesia. He is a recent escapee from an insane asylum, accused of murdering fellow performers (his wife and her lover). Included in the movie is the opera "Carnival", composed for the picture by Oscar Levant.
An opera star trying to make it big in Hollywood gets mixed up with jewel thieves.
A Paris fashion model marries a fortune hunter to protect him from the law.
When a notorious gangster gets out of prison, he vows revenge on the wife who left him.
A saloon singer tries to reform a gangster, not knowing he's really an undercover detective.
An employee of an express shipping service helps to provide people with the supplies they need.
In this true story, Florence Nightingale defies military leaders to organize humanitarian nursing services during the Crimean War.
President Andrew Jackson's friendship with an innkeeper's daughter spells trouble for them both.
President Andrew Jackson's friendship with an innkeeper's daughter spells trouble for them both.
A postal detective tracks the gang that robbed a mail truck and killed the driver.
A flighty society girl tries to make a go of her marriage to an archaeologist.
The title refers to the government's plan at the time for putting an end to a lucrative racket, kidnapping. When Hudson and Norris enter a country house to get out of the rain it turns out to be a kidnapper hideout.
An army sergeant inspires his son to become an ace flyer.
A carny builds a gambling empire at the expense of his family's wellbeing.
A blacksmith''''s rise to wealth and power is jeopardized by his son''''s Christianity and the eruption of Vesuvius.
Jack Thornton has trouble winning enough at cards for the stake he needs to get to the Alaska gold fields. His luck changes when he pays $250 for Buck, a sled dog that is part wolf to keep him from being shot by an arrogant Englishman also headed for the Yukon.
The Asian sleuth investigates the murder of an archaeologist found wrapped up like a mummy.
A young miss masquerades as a gypsy to win a minister's love.
A criminal lawyer's wife faces blackmail when she has an affair.
A struggling composer courts a singing star.
A big-time gambler picks up a young girl as security on an IOU.
The title represents the hopeful, ambitious students at a hospital training school and is primarily a story of the stern discipline and laborious physical and mental toil they endure in order to become nurses and join the White Parade. It is told mainly through the character of June Arden (Loretta Young)who finds romance with Ronald Hall III (John Boles)on the way, with side stories of the other girls who find failure, success, laughs and tears on the way. The forerunner of umpteen dozens of TV series over the past 40 years.
Boyhood friends grow up on opposite sides of the law.
A wealthy man escapes his wife's social pretensions in the arms of a burlesque queen.
After testifying at his parents'''' divorce trial, a young boy is shipped off to military school when neither parent wants him around.
A working girl suffers through three troubled relationships on her road to prosperity.
Down-on-his-luck film director Jimmie Dale takes a job at a fly-by-night acting school. He is drawn into the plans of the school's owner to bilk a wealthy young man out of the funds he has supplied to shoot a movie starring pretty student Alice Perkins. But Jimmie hopes to bilk the bilkers by actually completing the movie as ostensibly planned.
A bond thief, a private eye and a drunken reporter wreak havoc on an ocean voyage.
A soldier deserts when he''''s separated from his horse.
A businessman''''s efforts to buy good grades for his kid brother put him in conflict with the school''''s lady principal.
Society sleuth Philo Vance investigates a murder tied to a Long Island dog show.
After he's branded a coward, a sculptor travels to France to help fight World War I.
An abused orphan sinks into a life of crime.
An airline's owner runs his business with ruthless disregard for safety.
A female lawyer is torn between her career and her husband''''s ego.
Guests at a posh Berlin hotel struggle through scandal and heartache.
Two naval air force officers carry their rivalry from the skies to the bedroom.
When motorcycle cop Dick Fay gives a ticket to Phyllis Crawford, her father's graft-fed influence leads to his demotion to foot patrolman. When Fay leads a raid on a gangster's place he discovers Phyllis there, helps her escape, then blackmails her father.
A millionaire doesn''''t remember getting married but can''''t forget how much he hates his new wife.
Julie Cavendish comes from a family of great Broadway actors. Her mother Fanny staunchly continues acting. Her boisterous brother Tony is fleeing a breach of promise suit in Hollywood. Her daughter Gwen must decide between going on stage, or settling down in a conventional marriage. Julie is just thinking that it would be nice to retire and get married, when who should turn up but her old beau, Gilmore Marshal, the platinum magnate from South America.
A factory girl rises to the top as mistress of a tycoon, then falls in love.
When she learns her husband and brother are involved with the mob, a woman decides to straighten them out.
A deserted wife tries to keep her husband's costuming company afloat.
Music (feature film)
Drama about what goe in one of New York City's police precinct houses on a given night.
Misc. Crew (feature film)
"Troublesome Creek" tells its story through the eyes of the filmmaker Jeanne Jordan's family. We learn the Jordan's history through the years, much of it filled with the trappings of classic western mythology--good guys and bad guys, showdowns and victories. But the showdowns they face today are not
The story of a dissolute, alcoholic priest caught up in the 1930 Mexican Revolution against the Catholic church who is pursued by a Communist police lieutenant determined to kill him.
The overall title for three one-act plays featuring Art Carney. "A Pound on Demand," tells of an inebriated workman who attempts to get money from his post office account; "Where the Cross Is Made," relates a man's efforts to get his father, a sea captain, committed to a mental institution; and "Re
The story, set in Ireland in l9l9, relates the experiences of a desperate young woman who enters a convent and becomes a nurse to wounded soldiers. She develops a very close relationship with one cynical patient, a gravely wounded British officer.
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