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|Also Known As:||Died:||April 26, 1956|
|Born:||February 18, 1890||Cause of Death:||cerebral hemorrhage|
|Birth Place:||New York City, New York, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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A salute to the Hollywood celebrities who entertained American combat troops at home and abroad during World War II.
A Texas oil driller schemes to steal millions of dollars in oil.
A police detective uses the only witness to a gangland murder to smoke out the mobsters.
A diplomat's daughter in Paris turns a fact-finding mission into a non-stop party.
A newspaperwoman turns a man who thinks he''''s dying into a national hero.
Chicago cop Johnny Kelly, dissatisfied with his job and marriage, would like to run away with his stripper girlfriend Angel Face, but keeps getting cold feet. During one crowded night, Angel Face decides she's had enough vacillation, and crooked lawyer Biddel has an illegal mission for Johnny that could put him in a financial position to act. But other, conflicting schemes are also in progress...
The "Cheaper by the Dozen" crew is back, sans Clifton Webb. Lillian is struggling to make ends meet without her husband's income, while Anne, Martha, and even Ernestine find romance.
An inventor's unbreakable glass attracts the attention of businessmen and gangsters.
A captain tries to keep home as tight as his ship.
Fanciful musical biography of wild West sharpshooter Annie Oakley.
Teenaged Miriam starts a political campaign to nominate Bill Seacroft, her brother-in-law, for state senator in opposition to the local political machine. Unknown to Miriam, said machine nominates her father, Judge Wilkins. As support grows for Bill, the presence of rival candidates under one roof poses problems, especially for Ruth, wife to Bill and daughter of the judge.
A World War II veteran's marriage of convenience threatens his real wedding plans.
A senior officer faces the horror of sending his men on suicide missions over Germany during the last days of World War II.
A beautiful woman takes over a turn-of-the-century baseball team.
A pair of thieves swindle their way through the gay ''''90s.
Three young girls try to help their widowed mother find the right husband.
Three bachelors adopt an orphan, then fight over custody when each falls in love.
Two sisters compete for the same man.
A punch-drunk prizefighter living on the Bowery takes in an orphaned boy.
A small boy's secret gifts help him pick racetrack winners.
A normal day in the Wilkins family: reticent beauty Ruth, crusty judge father, petition-happy political activist teen Miriam. Who should show up but Ruth's soldier pen pal Bill Seacroft...whom she doesn't know about. It seems Miriam used her sister's name and picture to build up wartime morale. Ruth reluctantly agrees to "humor" Bill for his 2-day leave, though she's just become engaged to her stuffy suitor Albert. Can Miriam's cloud castle last the weekend without crashing to earth?
A war veteran fights for honesty in the advertising game.
An orphan girl melts the hearts of three crusty old men.
During a whirlwind two-day pass in New York, a sailor falls in love with an Englishwoman.
Legendary showman Flo Ziegfeld imagines the kind of Follies he could produce with MGM's musical stars.
A war bride helps her husband adjust to civilian life.
Blind detective Duncan Maclaine uses his other senses to piece together confusing clues behind a murder.
In this remake of Grand Hotel, guests at a New York hotel fight to survive personal tragedy.
A police clean-up campaign could put a family of pickpockets out of work.
In the classic Arabian Nights tale, the king of the beggars enters high society to help his daughter marry a handsome prince.
During World War II, Lee Stevens travels to Washington D.C. with his secretary Jane Rogers in order to secure a government contract. Not thinking it through, Jane cancels their hotel reservations when she feels the accomodations are inadequate. With no rooms available in the entire city Lee and Jane pose as a married couple and take positions as maid and butler in the Cromwell's home until the contract can be secured.
A lady''''s maid marries a man whose prospects push her into high society.
A small-town girl defies her father by falling for a soldier.
Teenage autograph seekers cause trouble at MGM.
A Washington matron tries to ignore the effects of World War II.
Blind detective Duncan Maclain gets mixed up with enemy agents and murder when he tries to help an old friend with a rebellious stepdaughter.
A handsome racketeer seduces the DA's daughter for revenge, then falls in love.
A gangster helps pay a tabloid editor's debts to gain control of the paper.
A farmer sells his soul for seven years of good crops.
Federal agents use a gangster's son to catch him.
A reporter's fraudulent story turns a tramp into a national hero and makes him a pawn of big business.
Fictionalized story of the 1869 adoption of women's suffrage in Wyoming Territory. In the new-founded railroad town of Laraville, Boss Jim Cork hopes to manipulate the sale of town lots to give him control, but Quaker schoolmarm Annie Morgan bags one of the key lots. Cork's lawyer Steve Lewis tries romancing Annie to get the lot back, finding her so overpoweringly liberated she leaves him dizzy. Still, Steve attains his nefarious object...almost...then has cause to deeply regret having aroused the sleeping giant of feminism!
A reporter is assigned to dig up dirt on a lady judge.
A businessman bets he can tell the truth for 24 hours.
Life story of the musical star from her discovery in 1890 by bandleader Tony Pastor till her retirement in 1912 when she married newspaperman Alexander Moore.
A Wall Street broker is jailed for embezzling. His college graduate son then turns to crime to raise money for his father's release.
A Chicago gangster inherits a British title.
A lawyer is framed for the murder of a young party girl and tries to clear his name.
An idealistic Senate replacement takes on political corruption.
A crusader returns to his Western hometown to root out corruption.
A hoofer and a fake Russian countess are caught behind enemy lines at the outbreak of World War II.
Producer Bob Temple, who's brought an American show to London, loves his star Diana, but she won't take him seriously as a lover. To show her, he picks up stranger Lady Arlington, whose financier husband neglects her. On a weekend at the Arlington country house, Bob is used by both Lady A. and her friend to make their husbands jealous; this works all too well, and Bob is in danger from both husbands.
A fighter''''s hard-drinking father gets his son mixed up with the underworld.
A girl from a family of freethinkers falls for the son of a conservative banker.
A 19th century con artist rises from medicine shows to Wall Street.
When a working girl tries to return a lost fur coat, she gets caught up in a wealthy family''''s battles.
Years after deserting his true love, a lumber tycoon vies with his son for her daughter''''s hand.
A young student murders for money then tries to escape his guilt and a brilliant detective.
Long Island socialites set out to solve a murder committed during a wild house party they threw.
A portrait painter is reunited with a lost love when her upcoming memoirs threaten his political career.
Farmers take in an injured racketeer and try to reform him.
A working girl suffers through three troubled relationships on her road to prosperity.
After testifying at his parents'''' divorce trial, a young boy is shipped off to military school when neither parent wants him around.
An Arab prince masquerades as a tour guide to court a beautiful American.
A mystery writer''''s plan for the perfect murder greatly interests a mobster.
A noblewoman becomes a nun when she thinks her lover is killed during the war.
Success corrupts a smooth-talking lawyer.
True story of the mad monk who plotted to rule Russia.
A carnival dancer evades the law and invades high society.
Twenty years after 3 murders occur in a castle's "blue room", three men who each want to marry a beautiful girl decide to spend a night in the room to prove their bravery to her.
A woman's childhood friends try to rescue her from gangsters.
A World War I veteran faces inhuman conditions when he's sentenced to hard labor.
This short film takes a look at the off-screen personas of screen actors.
Propaganda short from 1943 depicting the devil conspiring with Adolph Hitler by phone to economically sabatage the US. He tries to prey on people's fear and greed, to get them to hoard food, sell war bonds for quick cash, buy scarce items on the black market and beat the government rationing and price ceilings.
A gold digging wife is murdered on a train during her honeymoon, and it''''s up to Inspector Carr and Dr. Crabtree to solve the crime in this short film. Vitaphone Release 1375-1376.
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