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Escaped convicts terrorize a suburban family they''''re holding hostage.
The Mayhew brothers flee from one Texas town to another as older brother Bill repeatedly attempts to keep younger brother Sam out of jail. Bill finally gives up on his younger brother and heads for Colorado. He gets a job and all is well until his brother shows up and takes a job that puts them on opposite sides of the law.
A society lawyer falls in love with the daughter of a family of fitness fanatics.
The Bowery Boys battle a family of mad scientists.
The Bowery Boys go diamond hunting in Africa.
Wally Hogan has things going his way. He is the manager-trainer of Bullet Bradley, a fighter who has just won the lightweight championship. Life suddenly takes a not-so-happy turn, however, when Bullet gets drafted. Hogan's gangster partners "persuade him to enlist and keep an eye on the fighter, who is subsequently declared psychologically unfit for the Army. Enter Herbet Tuttle, a draftee eager to have Hogan turn him into a fighter. Hogan Reluctantly agrees only after he discovers Tuttle's aunt is the beautiful singer at a nightclub. From then on it's a case of stringing Tuttle along while trying to get close to his aunt. To further complicate Hogan's life there is a rulebook Military Police Officer who tries to squish the shenanigans.
A kidnapped beauty gets caught between feuding pirates.
True story of Annette Kellerman, the world''''s first great swimming star.
Romance blooms between a female athlete and her manager.
Baseball great Grover Cleveland Alexander fights his way back from a blinding injury.
An heiress searches for true love while vacationing in Brazil.
Danny Wilson and partner Mike make a meager living singing in dives and hustling pool. One night they meet entertainer Joy Carroll, who gets them a job at racketeer Nick Driscoll's posh nightclub. But Nick wants a high price: half of Danny's future income. Danny's career skyrockets, but his position at the top of the heap, and his one-sided romance with Joy, prove extremely unstable.
The short-tempered manager of the Pittsburgh Pirates mends his ways in return for a little divine assistance.
A rigid police detective accidentally uncovers his wife's illegal past.
A bookie has the Christmas holidays to raise the money he owes a gangster.
A tough cop has to fight his superiors in order to battle the mob.
A model on vacation discovers that her sister's husband is a murderous Ku Klux Klansman.
Against her widowed father's wishes, a vaudeville star's daughter takes to the stage.
Two tobacco growers battle for control of the cigarette market.
A wealthy eccentric prefers the company of an invisible six-foot rabbit to his family.
Jackie Robinson plays himself in this true story of the man who broke Major League Baseball's color barrier.
A good-hearted ice cream man's efforts to help a young woman turn him into a murder suspect.
A gang of small time crooks plots an elaborate jewel heist.
A cheesecake artist tries to get a college professor to pose for him.
Musical biography of songwriters Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby, who surreptitiously helped each other out of jams.
A beautiful woman takes over a turn-of-the-century baseball team.
To win back her husband, a divorcee pretends to be married to a loser.
A jealous wife decides working for her husband is the best way to keep tabs on him.
The Hatfield-McCoy feud heats up when one family''s daughter elopes with the other''s son.
True story of Monty Stratton, the baseball star who fought to continue his career after losing a leg.
A returning veteran tangles with a ruthless gangster during a hurricane.
Two nitwits working for a crooked bookie accidentally lose the boss''''s winnings.
A veteran discovers his father cut costs on wartime military equipment.
Dobbs and Curtin meet up in Mexico, and go to work for a contractor, MacClane, who takes them away to remote site and tells them they will be paid when the job is finished. When they are finished, they return to town to find MacClane to get their wages. MacClane gives them a few dollars, and says he'll just go to the bank and pick up the payroll for them. Dobbs and Curtin then meet up with an old prospector, who claims the hills are still full of gold, and if they can get the cash, he'll go with them. They eventually get the cash from MacClane after a little "persuasion", and all three set off for the hills as good friends, but will they return that way?
A childlike oaf becomes the greatest star in baseball.
The Norwick family has had a successful run on the vaudeville circuit, but now some of the family wants out. Mom is ready to retire on the family's farm, and daughter June wants to quit now that she's engaged. That only leaves Dad and his son Bert, who are happy to work as a twosome. Soon Bert's love of baseball overtakes his show biz ambitions, especially after he's offered a major league contract to play. Now he has to figure out how to break the news to his dad.
A family vaudeville act is torn apart by the father's drinking problem.
A ruthless gambler''''s rise to power is cut short by character flaws.
When heiress Jean Courtland attempts suicide, her fiancée Elliott Carson probes her relationship to John Triton. In flashback, we see how stage mentalist Triton starts having terrifying flashes of true precognition. His partner, Whitney Courtland, uses Triton's talent to make money; but Triton's inability to prevent what he foresees, causes him to break up the act and become a hermit. Years later, Triton has new visions and desperately tries to prevent tragedies in the Courtland family. Can his warnings succeed against suspicion, unbelief, and inexorable fate?
Angry because his father, Don Manuel Ortega (Fortunio Bonanova), had arranged a marriage with a girl he has never met, Dolores de Garfias (Patricia Barry as Patricia White), Ramon Ortega (Eduardo Noreiga), despite the threat of being disinherited, becomes an entertainer at a local night club. His father uses his influence and has the club closed. Ramon goes to Santa Rosa and helps a beautiful senorita, Rose, open her new night club, and falls in love with her. When his father arrives, Ramon learns that "his" Rose is the Dolores his father wanted him to marry in the first place.
The American heir to a European throne tries to elude assassins.
A couple of Confederate soldiers, returning home from the Civil War, find Texas transformed into an armed camp with a quasi-dictator gathering up land and power as fast as he can. The two former Rebels take on this despot each in his own way.
A teenage girl's crush on a playboy spells trouble, particularly when he falls for her older sister.
When a Quaker girl nurses a notorious gunman back to health, he tries to adopt her peaceful ways.
Three returning servicemen fight to adjust to life after World War II.
A singer can''''t choose between a charismatic gangster and an honest newspaperman.
Mystery writer Marian Carstairs is hard at work trying to finish her latest novel. Her three children meanwhile are entertaining themselves trying to solve a murder in their own neighborhood. In between gathering clues, the kids play matchmaker by trying to fix up their widowed mom with the handsome detective investigating the case.
A police detective refuses to believe a composer''s death was suicide.
Fred J. Johnson (Lloyd Corrigan) scores a hole-in-one but his next drive, using the lucky, initialed golf ball, soars out of bounds and lands near a spot where some counterfeiters are burying a murder victim. Then begins a series of events in which he is hounded and threatened by the killers. The consequences of his not reporting what he saw to the police lead to a climax in which is daughter is held hostage by the crooks.
Reporter Henry Barton, just out of the Army, is chagrined to be made Science Editor while his old crime reporter job goes to Bess. Against orders, Henry probes a racketeering case, and is in a Brooklyn tavern when beautiful Julia comes in with a well-trained Doberman Pinscher and with the dog's aid proceeds to rob the place... or does she? More complications ensue, with a "battle of the sexes" undertone.
The FBI trails a young couple suspected of stealing government plans.
A woman saves her gangster boyfriend from the gas chamber to get her hands on his hidden money.
Two young lawyers (Forrest Tucker and Lynn Merrick) open an office together. They are hired to defend a utilities magnate (Thurston Hall) who claims he has been framed. He is kidnapped by a gangster (Gerald Mohr), and a battle royal ensues when the lawyers try to rescue him.
Linda Powell (Anna Lee), and English girl, stows away on a ship bound for the United States in order to join the G.I. she loves. She assumes the identity of an English war bride, Joyce Giles (Carol Savage), who has decided she no longer loves the American soldier she married and is not going to join him in the U.S. Linda arrives to find that her soldier no longer wishes to marry her...
Flash Fulton (Bud Abbott) and Weejie McCoy (Lou Costello) take pictures of a bank robbery. Lured to the mountain resort hideout of the robbers and accompanied by Dr. Bill Elliott (Patric Knowles) and Peggy Osborn (Elyse Knox), they also meet old friend Johnny Long (Himself) and his band and singer Marcia Manning (Ginny Simms). Dr. Elliott and Peggy are being held in a remote cabin by the robbers, but Weejie rescues them by turning himself into a human snowball that becomes an avalanche that engulfs the crooks.
Baseball legend Lou Gehrig faces a crippling disease at the height of his success.
A 4F military school teacher's lie about being accepted for active duty causes problems on the home front.
Daisy Baker, a Chicago "refuse collector" who fancies herself as a theatrical agent, finds a play which had been thrown away by two Portuguese playwrights. Without bothering to get permission, she sends it off to a New York producer named Rupert Shannon and he wires her to come to New York immediately. Daisy and her two showgirl friends, Gloria and Maria, arrive in New York where the two girls assume accents and pretend to be the sisters of the playwright. Shannon agrees to star them in a production of the play. Two former friends, Lena and Louise, recognize the girls and threaten to blow the whistle unless they are also cast. Meanwhile, the two actual playwrights sell the story to producer Sam Grohman who hires Lena and Louise.
A young man accused of sabotage goes on the lam to prove his innocence.
A mail flyer joins the Canadian air force for fun but has to prove his worth when he goes to war.
Private detective Michael Shayne (Lloyd Nolan) is serving on the jury trying Lillian Hubbard (Janis Carter) for the murder of Harley Forsythe. A witness with information that could clear Lillian is killed by a knife hurled from inside the courtroom. Shyane hides the knife in the ensuing confusion. He slips out of the jury room that night and, with the aid of reporter Judy Taylor (Marjorie Weaver), traces the knife to a professional blade-slinger, Count Edmond Telmachio (Alexander Lockwood). Shayne finds the Count murdered in a warehouse and a brooch discovered on his body now points the finger of suspicion at nightclub singer Rita Darling (Joan Valerie) and the owner of the club where she works, George Dolphin (Don Costello). Rita was the fiancee of Forsythe and Dolphin is in love with her. The trial begins the next day, with Shayne back in the jury box, after giving the information he picked up to defense counsel John Logan (Richard Derr). The trial takes a surprise twist when Shayne is permitted to cross examine everyone, including the defense lawyer, who has been in love with Miss Hubbard for years.
Two cab drivers try to make a beat up cab into their ticket to success.
Fanciful biography of 19th-century boxing champion Jim Corbett.
A disgraced ball player turns a Brooklyn team into champions.
A migrant laborer becomes a champion of farm workers'' rights.
A group of professors takes in a nightclub singer hiding from the law to protect her gangster boyfriend.
A musical portrait of composer/singer/dancer George M. Cohan. From his early days as a child-star in his family's vaudeville show up to the time of his comeback at which he received a medal from the president for his special contributions to the US, this is the life- story of George M. Cohan, who produced, directed, wrote and starred in his own musical shows for which he composed his famous songs.
The college president, the head cheerleader and a gambling gangster try to keep a flunking football star in the game.
True story of the farm boy who made the transition from religious pacifist to World War I hero.
A reporter's fraudulent story turns a tramp into a national hero and makes him a pawn of big business.
A department store owner goes undercover as an employee to thwart union activists.
A man''''s infatuation with a gold-digging beauty continues after his marriage.
A woman discovers her respectable husband is a notorious gangster.
A foreign correspondent hurries home to stop his wife from getting a divorce.
A bored retiree decides to play matchmaker.
Just as elderly Miss Nodbury is ready to leave on a treasure hunt for a family fortune she is scared to death by the ghost of a pirate ancestor. Charlie Chan investigates the rest of the clan.
Rose Couglin (Lynn Bari) is a wise-cracking waitress at a coffe-pt diner with policemen Bob Brandon (Alan Curtis) and Herman Huff (Don DeFore billed as Don DeForest) vying for her attention. Their argument ends when the place is held up, but Brandon tricks the crook and captures him, but lets Herman take the credit. Herman now must sponsor Bob's application to the motrocycle force and is enev more dismayed when society deb Diana Hempstead (Sheila Ryan)takes a liking to Bob. Rose also finds herself involved with a swindle upon a refrigerator manufacturer by a bogus foreign potentate, Nabob (Gerald Mohr.)
A father''''s blind devotion turns his son into a lying cad.
A teenage boy goes into debt to court a Manhattan socialite.
A hardened crook behind bars comes up against a reform-minded warden.
Truck driving brothers are framed for murder by a lady psycho.
An entrepreneur builds an international news agency.
A cocky cadet tries to prove himself during flight training.
A girl from the wrong side of the tracks endures scandal and heartbreak when she falls for a high-society boy.
Sailor (Hall) is going to marry his girlfriend (Kelly) when he returns, but she becomes foster mother to baby whose parents are accidentally killed. The baby is accidentally left on board a visiting battleship.
Oklahoma farmers dispossessed during the Depression fight for better lives in California.
Biography of the famed Notre Dame coach and his fight to "win one for the Gipper."
A waiter becomes a singing prizefighter.
On his release from prison, a crook tries to stop his brother from following in his footsteps.
A lady reporter adopts the young delinquent her crime exposes helped send to jail.
A gangster's moll runs home to mother, with reporters and amateur detectives hot on her tail.
A soldier of fortune takes on the corrupt boss of a Western town.
In search of a big scoop for his failing paper, an editor tries to solve a kidnapping case that''''s turned into murder.
On Christmas Eve in the Spanish quarter of L.A. police try and arrest a couple running a shady floor show. Hiding in a church, the girl finds an abandoned baby and uses it as cover to escape capture. Thus she finds herself with a baby she is becoming ever more fond of, a helpful doctor himself too fond of the bottle, and a husband who has disappeared. Dare she try and change her ways and keep the child?
A team of flyers risks their lives to deliver the mail in a mountainous South American country.
A female reporter gets herself arrested so she can interview a gangster''s moll.
A Broadway musical star falls for an eccentric millionaire.
A group of zanies tries to save a pretty girl's sanitarium.
Three buddies fight to survive the rigorous training at Annapolis.
True story of the Irish politician whose fight for freedom was compromised by his affair with a married woman.
Recruits on a new submarine fall for the same girl.
A convict's sister falls for the captain of the prison guards.
A fading matinee idol marries the young beginner he's shepherded to stardom.
A ne''''er-do-well learns the hard way that there''''s more to fire fighting than lying around the bunkhouse.
Tracey Browne (Michael Whalen), sports editor of the "Globe", leanrs that fight promoter Richards (Alan Dinehart) and Stevens (Douglas Fowley), sports editor of the "Dispatch", are conducting a boxing racket that victimizes down-and-out, has-been fighters, and he denounces them in his column. He gives Alice Fuller (Richelle Hudson),daughter of one of the fighters (Pat Flaherty) whom he aids , the job of following young Clint De Witt (John Beck), son of the "Globe's" owner, to see that he sticks to his job. Browne, who has fallen in love with Alice, thinks it is Clint she loves. In their effort to get Browne for his meddling, Richards and Stevens strike at him through Clint.
Squabbling business partners settle their differences in a wrestling match, with the loser becoming the winner''''s slave.
An efficiency expert tries to streamline operations at a Hollywood studio.
A ballet dancer and a showgirl fake a marriage for publicity purposes, then fall in love.
College football scouts recruit a country bumpkin with a killer kick.
A Park Avenue beauty plays two suitors against each other.
A zany heiress tries to help a tramp by making him the family butler.
In the battle of San Juan Hill, Rough Rider Dale Brittenham (Jack Holt) saves the life, at the expense of losing the sight of one eye, of Bob Hildreth (Guinn Williams.) Invalided to a hospital they meet nurse Belle Pearson (Louise Henry) and a love-feud begins between Dale and Bob over Belle. At the end of the war Dale and Bob return to Halsey, a small mid-western cattle town,where Belle comes as a school teacher, bringing her brother Larry (John McGuire.) Cattle thieves have run ranchers out of business and Bill Mason (Douglass Dumbrille) seems to be the only prosperous citizen.Bob gets his pre-war job back and is made Chief Deputy for Sheriff Anderson (Frank Shannon.) Dale can't get work and leaves town. Broke and hungry he shows up at the Square Deal Saloon in Fremont Pass,where Mason offers him a job herding wild horses out of the territory. Dale soon learns that Mason is the head of the rustlers and starts re-stealing the cattle from Mason's rustlers. Mason can't report them to the sheriff since they weren't his to begin with. Dale's recycling program makes him enough money to open a club called "Little Cuba." Larry is working as an undercover deputy, and Dale warns him that Mason and his men are on to him,and he needs to stay out of the South Valley. Mason's men kidnap Larry and Dale rescues him but kills one of Mason's men. Bob sees the killing, but rather than arrest his old friend Dale, decides to resign. Dale arranges to send Larry to California, decides to go straight and Belle accepts his marriage proposal.While they are preparing to close "Little Cuba", a truck rolls by and dumps Larry's dead body. Dales knows Mason did it and, despite Bob's efforts to persuade him to let the law take care of it,kills Mason. This time, Bob cannot forsake his sworn duty and arrests Dale, who is convicted and sentenced to death. As he is led away, he waves proudly to the weeping Belle and Bob.
A Brooklyn girl masquerades as a princess to land a Hollywood contract.
A sea captain caught in a romantic triangle has to fight off modern-day pirates.
A mob protege joins the FBI when a friend is gunned down.
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.
Classic adventure about the sadistic Captain Bligh, who drove his men to revolt during a South Seas expedition.
Two competing air services battle each other while a mysterious death ray threatens the security of the world.
Society sleuth Philo Vance takes on a series of murders at an aging dowager's mansion.
A G-man woos the sole female member of a criminal gang.
A gambler''s assistant helps the boss''s daughter fight off a crooked lawyer.
A tempestuous theatrical director tries to win back the star he created and then drove away.
Society snobs get more than they bargained for when they take in their late housekeeper's orphaned daughter.
A rookie pitcher tries to stop someone from killing the St. Louis Cardinals.
The Palmers, an apparently wealthy family, move into the house next- door to the Lazarres. However, the Palmers are actually a gang of thieves plotting to rob the Lazarres. What the Palmers don't realize is that the Lazarres are also a criminal gang, and they are planning to rob their new wealthy neighbors, the Palmers!
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A childlike oaf becomes the greatest star in baseball.
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