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When the madam Xaviera Hollander goes to Hollywood to have her autobiography made into a film, she finds herself dealing with dishonest producers who want to exploit her. So the efficient business woman Hollander manages to make her movie without their help.
Romantic fluff about an aspiring young songwriter, who works in a TV newsroom as an assistant director, and the girl, the station's attractive newscaster, he decides he is going to marry, despite her own plans to wed somebody else in less than a week.
When insurance investigator Maggie McKeown is sent to find two missing teenagers who were hiking near Lost River Lake, she hires a local man named Paul Grogan to be her guide in the area. The two come across an abandoned military facility whose only resident if Dr. Robert Hoak, who was formerly in charge of a secret project to breed piranha to be used in the Vietnam War. Although the project has been defunct for years, Hoak continued to raise the killer fish. When the doctor is knocked out, Maggie and Paul accidentally release the fish into a river that feeds into a lake which is used as a children''s summer camp and a new tourist resort. Maggie and Paul try to warn the local citizens, and are met with skepticism until the piranha begin to attack.
A private eye spoof that sends up assorted TV detectives from Ironside, Columbo, Kojak, Baretta, McCloud, and Starsky and Hutch, as eight bumbling super-sleuths band together in a battle of wits against the devilishly clever Master Criminal. An Emmy Award nomination went to this comedy for hairstyli
Tony Rome is a miami based detective who while diving in the ocean finds the body of a young woman. He is hired by Gronsky to find her killer. Tony has to sift through a stack of suspects, plus trying to elude the police.
The Bower Family Band petitions the Democratic National Committee to sing a Grover Cleveland rally song at the 1888 convention, but decide instead to move to the Dakota territory on the urging of a suitor to their eldest daughter. There, Grampa Bower causes trouble with his pro-Cleveland ideas, as Dakota residents are overwhelmingly Republican, and hope to get the territory admitted as two states (North and South Dakota) rather than one in order to send four Republican senators to Washington. Cleveland opposed this plan, refusing to refer to Congress the plan to organize the Dakotas this way. When Cleveland wins the popular vote, but Harrison the presidency due to the electoral college votes, the Dakotans (particularly the feuding young couple) resolve to live together in peace, and Cleveland grants statehood to the two Dakotas before he leaves office (along with two Democrat-voting states, evening the gains for both parties).
In this comedy, Peter Ustinov is the famous pirate's ghost that returns to our time. Blackbeard has been cursed by his last wife who was a notorious witch, so that he will never die. The only way to "break" the curse is to do (for once in his life) a good act. Is the famous pirate able to do something good?
An aspiring actor gets a job with a broken-down theatre company.
An eccentric millionaire and his niece and nephew are embroiled in the plights of some forest gnomes who are searching for the rest of their tribe. While helping them, the millionaire is suspected of being crazy because he's seeing gnomes! He's committed, and the niece and nephew and the gnomes have to find him and free him.
Handsome British officer, Lt. Brian Hornsby is sent undercover to infiltrate a lively band of pirates. Lt. Brain soon finds himself involved with the Captain's girlfriend. Then Lt. Hornsby finds himself having to work quickly and smartly to capture a band of thieves.
A Cook and a waitress decide to work at a bookstore filled with spies and bank robbers.
A high school girl''''s athletic prowess scandalizes a conservative small town.
A former Notre Dame football star crash lands over a mythical Arabian country while on spy mission to the USSR. He is then forced by the football-obsessed king of that country to coach their football team and falls in love with an American reporter covering stories there.
A woman is kidnapped. While in captivity, she manages to send a message out with a wandering cat. The cat's owner calls the FBI. The FBI tries to follow the cat. Jealous boyfriends and nosy neighbours also get in the act.
When a star comedian dies, his comedy team, decides to train a nobody to fill the shoes of the Star in a big TV show (a Patsy). But the man they choose, bellboy Stanley Belt, cant do anything right. The big TV show is getting closer, and Stanley gets worse all the time.
An inefficient hospital orderly wreaks havoc when he tries to help the patients.
A middle-aged postmistress falls for an engaged man during a convention in New York.
In a California coastal area, flocks of birds unaccountably make deadly attacks on humans.
Jerry Lewis, Jill St. John, John McGiver, Agnes Moorehead, Ray Walston, Nancy Culp, Richard Deacon, Francesca Bellini, Milton Frome, Kathleen Freeman. Dunderhead Lewis falls in love with dishy St. John, but her mean-but-rich ol? ma (Moorehead) doesn?t like him one bit. So what does the old biddy do? She gives him a job, of course, at her fancy department store, in the hopes that he?ll screw up so bad that her daughter will lose interest. Lewis, of course, does screw up, and spectacularly (watch for the vacuum cleaner scene--and look out for that shelf full of basketballs). Stupid but funny, thanks to the always reliable Lewis and former cartoonist-turned-writer/director Frank Tashlin ("The Girl Can?t Help It.").
A Broadway critic must write a negative review about his wife's play.
Two sailors think they''''ve struck it rich when they find a talking duck.
Two prospectors cope with woman problems and a con man.
An active day in the life of a metropolitan newspaper.
An adulterous couple discovers that their children are sexually involved.
A young lawyer from the wrong side of town tries to break into society.
In early 1900s' Pennsylvania, Mr. Pennypacker has two company offices and two families with a combined total of 17 children. With an office in Harrisburg and an office in Philadelphia, he has successfully kept two separate homes. However, when an emergency requires his oldest son to find him, Mr. Pennypacker's dual life is revealed.
After a whirlwind courtship, an Army officer and his wacky wife try to make their marriage work.
A political boss faces changing times as he runs for re-election.
An office worker thinks he's going to lose his job just as his wife announces she may be pregnant.
A bedraggled man becomes the butler of an eccentric household.
A sportswriter and a fashion designer have a lot of adjusting to do when they marry in haste.
An alumni reunion spells romance for former college lovers.
A gunman seeks revenge on the man he believes stole his wife.
Three navy war heroes are booked on a morale-building "vacation" in San Francisco and plan to throw a wild party.
Charles Lindbergh risks his life to complete his historic flight from New York to Paris.
Soulless pods take over the inhabitants of a small California town.
A small time investor takes on the management of a major corporation.
A gypsy''''s brother tricks him into marrying a tempestuous beauty.
A dramatic love story unfolds between a rough-talking, macho carousel barker, and a young, innocent mill worker.
Marshal Silver is run out of town under suspicion of being a trigger-happy killer after shooting a hired gun of Honest John Barrett. A placid life in a new town is interrupted by the reappearance of Barrett, old enemies and the son of the hired gun from years ago, Anderson.
Ma and the kids head back to the Ozarks for a visit with Uncle Sedge (essentially a Pa Kettle replacement). He's working his way through a twenty years long relationship with Miss Bedelia Baines.
An ambitious executive jeopardizes his career to marry a European refugee.
A devoted teacher sacrifices personal happiness to stay with her students.
Two bumblers get mixed up with Egyptian grave robbers and a murderous mummy.
Two sisters from Ohio, one pretty, one witty, plot to take New York City by storm.
An idealistic teacher confronts the realities of juvenile delinquency.
Life and career of the great American stage actor Edwin Booth, including his troubled brother, John Wilkes, who gained lasting infamy by assassinating President Abraham Lincoln.
Ex-cop Vic Barron crossed the wrong mobsters; his wife and child were killed and he himself scarred, framed and imprisoned. On release, Vic has but one desire, revenge on still-hiding Tino Morelli. The trail leads to the isolated city of Ketchikan, Alaska, where Vic finds his enemy...also the latter's charming little daughter...and tavern owner Peggy Harding, who's fascinated by the soft-spoken but volcanic Vic. And someone they're not expecting has violent designs on them...
Two LA detectives get in over their heads when they get involved with a nightclub singer who holds the key to the missing loot from a New York elevator robbery. Once they find the money, they are tempted to keep it and betrayal and corruption come to run the order of things.
A young woman wins the heart of Napoleon, though the two can never be together.
A police detective on the take tries to catch his brother''''s killer.
A crooked detective masterminds a robbery then fights to keep his money.
A musical cartoon about a covey of California condors that face eviction from their cliffside homes due to construction below them. The story follows the efforts of Elliot Condor as he searches for the legendary valley where no man has gone before, a place where his endangered friends will be safe.
Steve Martin hosts this comedy special with appearances by guest performers.
Henry Cooper is a timid young insurance man who accidentally happens on a $1000 bill. His life is changed temporarily when he tells off his employer, makes plans to wed his sweetheart, and takes on the local establishment. Then, at the peak of his jubilant enthusiasm, he learns that his windfall is
Comedy vignettes that depict brief incidents in the lives of couples who check into the honeymoon suite of the Beverly Hills Hotel.
The exploits of Brock Callahan, a retired Los Angeles Rams guard turned two-fisted private detective working out of Beverly Hills. The story relates Brock's attempts to find the killer of an interior decorator.
The story of two brothers, Wally and "Beaver" Cleaver, and their attempt to collect 1000 milk bottle caps in order to win a new bicycle.
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