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|Also Known As:||Died:||August 4, 1981|
|Born:||April 5, 1901||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Macon, Georgia, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
Four old men get together one a week to entertain each other by telling scary tales. This diversion takes an ugly turn when one of the most terrifying stories comes to life and a woman they mistakenly left for dead many years before comes back to exact her revenge.
Eva and David have been married for forty years, and their marriage has not been terribly happy. But when the couple travel to San Francisco to see their grandchildren, they rediscover the love that they once felt for each other.
A recently widowed composer moves into an old mansion haunted by the ghost of a child who died there 70 years ago.
Political pundits mistake an illiterate gardener for a media genius and turn him into a national hero.
Respected liberal Senator Joe Tynan is asked to to lead the opposition to a Supreme Court appointment. It means losing an old friend and fudging principles to make the necessary deals, as well as further straining his already part-time family life. But it could be a big boost to his career, so he takes it on. Helping him prepare the case is pretty southern researcher Karen Traynor, and their developing relationship further complicates and compromises his life.
A renegade USAF general, Lawrence Dell, escapes from a military prison and takes over an ICBM silo near Montana and threatens to provoke World War 3 unless the President revels details of a secret meeting held just after the start of the Vietnam War between Dell and the then President's most trusted advisors.
A contemporary drama of a couple who find that their deep love for each other cannot overcome the emotions threatening to destroy their marriage, and she becomes a battered wife. Tyne Daly garnered an Emmy Award nomination as Best Supporting Actress.
A quiet and inconspicuous man (Trelkovsky) rents an apartment in France where the previous tenant committed suicide, and begins to suspect his landlord and neighbors are trying to subtly change him into the last tenant so that he too will kill himself.
A television carbon of Clint Eastwood's "Magnum Force" (1973), this movie likewise has a hard-nosed cop going after a self-styled assassination squad of bad cops who are methodically eliminating criminals they feel were wrongly exonerated in court. Forster is the one rooting out the bad apples.
An eminent physician, accused of his wife's mercy-killing, is defended by a retired attorney and his ambitious lawyer son. This film's plot more than vaguely resembles "An Act of Murder" (1948) that starred Fredric March and his wife, Florence Eldridge.
A pretty divorcee tries to build a new life.
A senate candidate''s ideals weaken as his position in the polls gets stronger.
In this updated remake of the 1934 movie that starred Fredric March, Death in human form comes to earth to learn why people hang onto life so tenaciously and unexpectedly falls in love with a beautiful young woman. The film reunited veteran actors Melvyn Douglas and Myrna Loy for the first time sinc
When his mother dies, a grieving son is torn between his demanding father and his need to live his own life.
A New Orleans hotel owner fights off a corporate raider while his guests struggle through a variety of personal problems.
A British war widow falls for an opportunistic American sailor during World War II.
Civil War rejects are sent to the West, supposedly out of harm's way.
An amoral modern rancher clashes with his rigid father.
Adaptation of Herman Melville's classic tale of a ship's captain caught between an innocent young sailor and an evil officer.
A beauty with a skeleton in her closet seeks revenge on the suitor who jilted her.
When she's branded as a "bad girl," a troubled teen fights for her parents' approval.
A retired singer takes on a protegee only to be betrayed by her.
A young man succumbs to gambling fever.
A New York businessman's dream of a country home is shattered when he buys a tumbledown rural shack.
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.
A hard-drinking reporter tries to help the embittered widow of the soldier who had saved his life during the war.
A Polish princess gives up society for the love of a gigolo.
When his wife threatens him with divorce, a reporter courts her again.
A woman running a trucking company falls for the reporter out to expose her business practices.
A new bride insists on postponing the wedding night until she and her husband are sure it''''s forever.
A happily married woman sees a psychoanalyst and develops doubts about her husband.
A musician's ex-wife wants him back after he finds love and success.
Plastic surgery gives a scarred female criminal a new outlook on life.
A woman pretends to be her own twin sister to win back her straying husband.
When her long lost husband returns after her re-marriage, a woman decides to try life with two mates.
A man-shy fashion editor pretends to be married until a suitor claims to be her husband.
A coldhearted Soviet agent is warmed up by a trip to Paris and a night of love.
The mayor's secretary competes with her homicide detective fiancé's devotion to his job.
An English professor helps a waitress take a dream vacation in Paris.
In search of a big scoop for his failing paper, an editor tries to solve a kidnapping case that''''s turned into murder.
Dashing reporter Vincent Bullit has just returned from covering the Spanish Civil War. His boss, newspaper magnate Fullerton, has more plans to send him off to China. However, first Fullerton invites Bullit to the peace and quiet of his own home to write a series of European affair articles. When Fullerton's adolescent daughter Alice develops a crush on Bullit, her suitor, boyscout Ken Warren, doesn't seem to stand a chance. Mr. and Mrs. Fullerton, Ken Warren, and even Vincent Bullit himself do their best to sway young Alice's feelings away from the older man. It's a difficult task though, as she is at 'that certain age.'
While working on a simple case, married private eyes uncover a murder.
A Southern belle finds herself torn between two suitors.
A nightclub dancer marries into society and has to contend with her jealous sister-in-law.
Married book-dealers Joel and Gerda Sloane try to clear a friend in the murder of a rival book-seller.
A reformed jewel thief helps detectives track down a criminal.
A girl with a reputation falls for a wealthy playboy.
Kay Denham is off for a 'fling' in Paris, leaving her staid suitor Berk behind. There, she meets two new suitors, Gene and George. Gene smooth-talks her into a junket to Switzerland, but George (with no illusions about his friend) appoints himself chaperone. Through a series of slapstick winter sports, Kay remains puzzled about George's disapproval of Gene...but there's a reason.
A spoiled rich boy is lost at sea and rescued by a fishing boat, where hard work and responsibility help him become a man.
While vacationing without her husband, a married woman falls for another man.
An opera manager tries to woo a soprano back to his company.
A woman's two lives as small-town innocent and author of torrid romances collide.
The children of a divorcee and a widower try to keep their parents apart.
President Andrew Jackson's friendship with an innkeeper's daughter spells trouble for them both.
A secretary who handles the boss' business perfectly marries him and tackles his home life.
The famed female sharpshooter learns that you can't get a man with a gun when she falls for a rival marksman.
Friends uncover a dark secret when they compare notes about a theft and suicide.
Villagers suspect the town simpleton of being a vampire.
A successful lawyer struggles to deal with his wife's unfaithfulness and his own hidden past.
A woman recovering from amnesia must choose between her current lover and the husband she''''s forgotten.
A woman joins her fiance at a Malaysian prison camp only to discover he's become an alcoholic.
A storm strands travelers in a house full of dangerous eccentrics.
An opera diva falls in love with a dashing, handsome young man but she must find out whether he is the answer to her dreams or...just a gigolo.
The story of a gentle and loving grandfather who encourages his grandson's ambition to be a painter.
The fourth and final installment of a four-part special series dramatizing of the life of Benjamin Franklin. The program relates Franklin's efforts to help devise and institute a government for the new nation in the aftermath of victory in the War of Independence.
A drama based on the historic "Monkey Trial" of 1925, in which Clarence Darrow defended a school teacher accused of teaching Darwin's theory of evolution.
This short film presents the awards ceremony for the 1939 Academy Awards. Vitaphone Release 9780-9783.
Misc. Crew (short)
This short film provides a behind-the-scenes look at the responsibilities of the cinematographer.
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