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Also Known As: Died: May 9, 1998
Born: May 5, 1915 Cause of Death: cancer
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Century Of Cinema, A (1994)
Documentary celebrating 100 years of moviemaking. Includes interviews with actors and directors.
2.
Shirley Temple: America's Little Darling (1992)
A documentary covering the career of child star Shirley Temple.
3.
Magic Of Lassie, The (1978) as Alice
Lassie lives with the Mitchell family on their winery in Northern California. She is happy with Clovis Mitchell and his two grandchildren who all love her. But one day, an unpleasant neighbor who is trying to buy the Mitchell winery decides that Lassie might be the dog that survived a fire at his p
4.
State Fair (1962) as Melissa Frake
Expectations are high as the Frake family arrives at the annual Texas State Fair.
5.
Fallen Angel (1945) as June Mills
A man is accused of killing a waitress he had tried to seduce with his wife's money.
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7.
Hello Frisco, Hello (1943) as Trudy Evans
8.
The Gang's All Here (1943) as Eadie Allen
Playboy Andy Mason, on leave from the army, romances showgirl Eadie Allen overnight to such effect that she's starry-eyed when he leaves next morning for active duty in the Pacific. Only trouble is, he gave her the assumed name of Casey. Andy's eventual return with a medal is celebrated by his rich father with a benefit show featuring Eadie's show troupe, at which she's sure to learn his true identity...and meet Vivian, his 'family-arrangement' fiancTe. Mostly song and dance.
9.
Week-End in Havana (1941) as Nan Spencer
A ship company employee, Jay Williams (John Payne), is sent to Florida where one of the company cruise ships is stuck on a reef off of the coast. He obtains waivers from all of the passengers with the exception of Nan Spencer (Alice Faye), a department store salesgirl who wants her vacation NOW, not later. Jay is instructed to take Nan to Havana and set her up in the best hotel and keep her entertained. She visits a night club where the star attraction is Rosita Rivas (Carmen Miranda), and meets Rosita's worthless manager, Monte Blanca (Cesar Romero), who makes a play for her. Trouble also comes in the form of Jay's fiancee, Terry McCracken (Cobina Wright Jr.), when a romance develops between Nan and Jay.
10.
That Night in Rio (1941) as Baroness [Cecilia Duarte]
An entertainer (Ameche) in Rio impersonates a wealthy arisocrat (also Ameche). When the aristocrat's wife (Faye) asks him to carry the impersonation further, complications ensue.
11.
The Great American Broadcast (1941) as Vicki Adams
After WWI two men go into radio. Failure leads the wife of one to borrow money from another; she goes on, after separation, to stardom. A coast-to-coast radio program is set up to bring everyone back together.
12.
Tin Pan Alley (1940) as Katie Blane
Songwriters Calhoun and Harrigan get Katie and Lily Blane to introduce a new one. Lily goes to England, and Katy joins her after the boys give a new song to Nora Bayes. All are reunited when the boys, now in the army, show up in England.
13.
Lillian Russell (1940) as Lillian Russell
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.
14.
Little Old New York (1940) as Pat O'Day
Steamboat inventor Robert Fulton shows up in New York in 1807. Tavern keeper (Faye) believes in him, but her boyfriend (MacMurray) doesn't. All seems lost when sailors afraid of losing their jobs burn his boat.
15.
Tail Spin (1939) as Trixie Lee
A flyer enters a cross-country aerial derby and becomes rival to a wealthy society competitor.
16.
Barricade (1939) as Emmy Jordan
17.
Rose of Washington Square (1939) as Rose Sargent
A singer struggles to keep her criminal boyfriend from trouble.
18.
Hollywood Cavalcade (1939) as Molly Adair
Michael Linnett Connors takes Molly Adair from Broadway understudy to 1913 Hollywood star. Although she is in love with him, she marries her co-star reckoning wrongly Connors thinks of her only in terms of movies. He fires her in pique, apparently terminally damaging his career.
19.
In Old Chicago (1938) as Belle Fawcett
Two Irish brothers become political and romantic rivals.
20.
Sally, Irene and Mary (1938) as Sally Day
Manicurists Sally, Irene and Mary hope to be Broadway entertainers. When Mary inherits an old ferry boat, they turn it into a successful supper club.
21.
Alexander's Ragtime Band (1938) as Stella Kirby
A forward thinking bandleader fights to make ragtime respectable.
22.
On the Avenue (1937) as Mona Merrick
A new Broadway show starring Gary Blake shamelessly lampoons the rich Carraway family. To get her own back, daughter Mimi sets out to ensnare Blake, but the courtship is soon for real, to the annoyance of his co-star, hoofing chanteuese Mona Merrick.
23.
Wake Up and Live (1937) as Alice Huntley
24.
You Can't Have Everything (1937) as Judith Poe Wells
Starving playwright Judith Wells meets playboy writer of musicals, George Macrae, over a plate of stolen spaghetti. He persuades producer Sam Gordon to buy her ridiculous play "North Winds" just to improve his romantic chances, and even persuades her to sing in the sort of show she pretends to despise. But just when their romance is going well, Gordon's former flame Lulu reveals the ace up her sleeve...
25.
You're a Sweetheart (1937) as Betty Bradley
26.
Poor Little Rich Girl (1936) as Jerry Dolan
A lost rich girl takes up with a pair of musical performers.
27.
Sing, Baby, Sing (1936) as Joan Warren
28.
King of Burlesque (1936) as Pat Doran
Former burlesque producer moves into legitimate theatre and does well until he marries a socialite. After his divorce his former top singer returns from London to help out.
29.
Stowaway (1936) as Susan Parker
Chin-Ching gets lost in Shanghai and is befriended by American playboy Tommy Randall. She falls asleep in his car which winds up on a ship headed for America. Susan Parker, also on the ship, marries Randall to give Chin-Ching a family.
30.
George White's 1935 Scandals (1935) as Honey [Walters]
31.
Music Is Magic (1935) as Peggy Harper
Vaudevillians supporting the musical efforts of aging Hollywood star Diane de Valle decide to head for Tinseltown themselves when de Valle's high salary and low drawing power cancel the revue. Managing to land roles in a de Valle musical movie, perky Peggy is rescued from the chorus line by the tricks of her boyfriend Jack, who uses bravado to usurp de Valle's role in favor of Peggy, who is more suited to the bouncy musical.
32.
Every Night at Eight (1935) as Dixie Foley
Three young girls working in an agency have build a singing trio. They want to 'lease' the dictaphone of their boss to make a record of their singin, but they are caught and fired. When they are not able to pay their rent any longer, they decide to try it on an amateur contest at a radio station. Due to lack of food Susan Moore becomes unconscious and the contest is won by a big band. But this big band offers them a job withe them at the radio station, they accept but after a while they again start to reach out for higher things and leave the big band.
33.
Now I'll Tell (1934) as Peggy [Warren]
Golden is a two-bit gambler who has promised wife Virginia he'll quit when he makes $200,000. When he fixes a fight he gets mobster Mossiter mad, then loses his fortune to him. He pawns his wife's jewels and takes out an insurance policy on himself.
34.
365 Nights in Hollywood (1934) as Alice Perkins
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.
35.
George White's Scandals (1934) as Kitty Donnelly
Opening with a credit line that reads "Entire production conceived, created and directed by George White," a film evolves where the only plot line is a thin backstage romance between Jimmy Martin (Rudy Vallee) and Kitty Donnelly (Alice Faye)in and around a dozen or more sketches, revues, black-outs and singing and dancing turns. Made before the birth of the production code, reviewers of the day found much to object about in the implications of Alice Faye's "Nasty Man" song with the Meglin Kiddies, and the dog action in the "Your Dog Loves My Dog" number by Vallee, Faye, Jimmy Durante and Dixie Dunbar. The geometric dance arrangements used in the Vallee, Durante and Cliff Edwards "Every Day Is Father's Day" was not cause for Busby Berkeley to lose any sleep.
36.
She Learned About Sailors (1934) as Jean Legai
Shanghai nightclub singer Jean falls in love to a sailor, but after his ship left Shangahai, he is of the oppinion that he cannot support her in the States, so he writes her in a letter, that he will not see her again, but two practical jokers intercept it and write another with an opposite content. Jean comes to the states, but her sailor doesn't aknowledge her, but the two don't give up trying to bring Jean and sailor back together.

Music (feature film)

37.
Yes Man (2008)
Carl Allen's life is going nowhere--the operative word being "no"--until he signs up for a self-help program based on one simple covenant: say yes to everything--and anything. Unleashing the power of "YES" begins to transform Carl's life in amazing an unexpected ways, getting him promoted at work and opening the door to a new romance. But his willingness to embrace every opportunity might just become too much of a good thing.
38.
Magic Of Lassie, The (1978) as Song Performer ("A Rose Is Not A Rose")
Lassie lives with the Mitchell family on their winery in Northern California. She is happy with Clovis Mitchell and his two grandchildren who all love her. But one day, an unpleasant neighbor who is trying to buy the Mitchell winery decides that Lassie might be the dog that survived a fire at his p
39.
Alice Doesn't Live Here Any More (1974) as Song Performer ("You'Ll Never Know")
A widow dreaming of a singing career ends up waiting tables in Phoenix.

Cast (special)

40.
20th Century Fox: The First 50 Years (1997) as Interviewee
Documentary tracing the history of the 20th Century Fox film studios. Includes movie clips, rare historical footage and interviews.
41.
Carmen Miranda: The South American Way (1996) as Interviewee
Biographical documentary of actress Carmen Miranda.
42.
Tyrone Power: The Last Idol (1996) as Interviewee
Biographical documentary of actor Tyrone Power.
43.
Shirley Temple: The Biggest Little Star (1996) as Interviewee
Biographical documentary of child star Shirley Temple.
44.
Betty Grable: Behind the Pin-Up (1995)
Documentary profile of movie star Betty Grable -- from her rise to success in the 1940s to later family difficulties. Includes interviews with friends and biographers.
45.
Darryl F. Zanuck: 20th Century Filmmaker (1995) as Interviewee
Profile of the life and career of writer and producer Darryl F. Zanuck.
46.
61st Annual Academy Awards Presentation, The (1989)
Live coverage of the sixty-first annual Academy Awards ceremony from the Shrine Civic Auditorium in Los Angeles. Highlights include: an opening production number which recreates Hollywood's glittering past and such landmarks as the Cocoanut Grove and the Chinese Theater; a tribute to the great musi
47.
Happy Birthday, Hollywood! (1987)
A gala celebration, benefiting the Motion Picture and Television Country House and Hospital, held at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles in honor of the centennial of the founding of the town of Hollywood.
48.
Irving Berlin's America (1986)
A musical salute to composer Irving Berlin, whose music has captured the American spirit for more than fifty years. Included in the program are vintage television performances, archival news footage, and fifty years of film clips. In addition, interviews with performers associated with Berlin's musi
49.
Phil Harris Show, The (1959) as Guest
An hour of music and comedy.

Cast (short)

50.
Cinema Circus (1937)
In this short film, various celebrities take part in a circus performance.

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