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Cast (feature film)
A taxi driver travels to Venice and poses as a gondolier to land a radio singing job.
A promoter neglects his wife to make a singer a radio star.
Music (feature film)
A terminally ill scientist seeks comfort from a mentally disturbed widow.
Two vaudevillians on the run from crooks try to pass themselves off as cowboys.
A family vaudeville act is torn apart by the father's drinking problem.
Two wealthy young men try to commit the perfect crime by murdering a friend.
A singer on a Caribbean cruise gets mixed up in a series of romantic problems.
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 small-town doctor helps a deaf-mute farm girl learn to communicate.
A ruthless gambler''''s rise to power is cut short by character flaws.
A young man joins forces with a judge in an effort to reconcile his parents'''' broken marriage.
Gangsters frame a boxer for murder when he refuses to throw a fight.
An artist becomes a boxer but finds that it may not have been the best career choice.
Budding actress Sally Middleton agrees to a date with Bill Page, a soldier on a weekend pass, after he's stood up by her worldly friend, Olive. When Bill has a problem getting a hotel room, he ends up spending the weekend with Sally at her apartment. Both have to fight temptation as they become attracted to one another.
Two sisters compete for the same man.
A dying millionaire gives his fortune to a working girl, then recovers and tries to get it back.
Classic mystery about the adventures of a young tutor sent to a ghostly country estate.
A repressed poetess and an embittered war hero help each other cope with their problems.
An American blackmarketeer falls in love with the wife of Nazi collaborator.
A classical musician from the slums is sidetracked by his love for a wealthy neurotic.
A night-club singer gets involved with a mobster.
A veterinarian and a novelist compete for the heart of a lady rancher.
A man falsely accused of his wife''''s murder escapes to search for the real killer.
A farmer's daughter helps an escaped convict.
A woman uncovers deadly secrets when she visits her late husband's family.
A married woman''''s passion for a former love drives her mad.
A straitlaced turn-of-the-century father presides over a family of boys and the mother who really rules the roost.
After a famous pianist's murder, his hand returns to wreak vengeance.
The producer of a radio crime series commits the perfect crime, then has to put the case on the air.
While her husband is away, a woman gets mixed up in murder.
A composer forsakes his innocent bride to romance his brother''s fiancee.
An ambitious singer ruins a doctor''''s life.
Musical biography of Irish songwriter Chauncey Olcott.
A gambler falls for the wife of the outlaw he's out to catch.
A woman slowly discovers that her artist husband is a deranged killer.
A small-town teenager thinks a lawyer is her illegitimate dad.
An elderly millionaire makes a hobby of playing cupid.
Near the end of World War II, the Allies must find out how much the Axis knows about building atomic bombs. The OSS recruits a physicist, Alvah Jesper, to reach his former colleague, Katerin Lodor, now in Switzerland, and bring her out for debriefing. He reaches her, but a German agent is quickly onto him, and Lodor dies. Jesper must now get into Italy, go underground with the help of Gina, a resistance leader, and convince Polda, a physicist there, to leave with him. Polda won't go until his daughter is rescued from German detention. As Jesper's pal Pinky works on rescuing Polda's daughter and as time for escape runs down, Jesper and Gina fall in love.
A woman with a past returns to 19th-century New Orleans for revenge.
The Bronte sisters and their brother fight personal demons to realize their artistic ambitions.
A woman tries to protect her refugee husband from her rich and powerful ex-lover.
A woman can claim inheritance only if she marries a genius.
Private eye Philip Marlowe investigates a society girl's involvement in the murder of a pornographer.
A war bride helps her husband adjust to civilian life.
A twin takes her deceased sister''''s place as wife of the man they both love.
A con artist falls for the rich widow he's trying to fleece.
Three people who share a sweepstakes ticket travel a tangled road to collect their winnings.
Two producers and their girls look for a backer for their big show.
A husband tries to win back his wife before she can divorce him.
A singer can''''t choose between a charismatic gangster and an honest newspaperman.
Fanciful biography of songwriter Cole Porter, who rose from high society to find success on Tin Pan Alley.
A runaway prince in disguise takes up with a taxi driver.
A widow generates small-town gossip when she falls in love too soon after her husband's death.
A woman suspects her husband of plotting to kill his son from a previous marriage.
A Scotland Yard superintendent makes a mistake in an investigation, causing the execution of an innocent man.
A medical student risks his future when he falls for a low-class waitress.
A playboy and a lady photographer allow social differences to come between them.
An angel is sent to destroy the earth with a trumpet blast.
Fictionalized biography of George Gershwin and his fight to bring serious music to Broadway.
A flyer dismissed as too old fights to prove himself against the Japanese.
A man murders his wife so he can be free to marry her sister.
A homemaking specialist who can't boil water is forced to provide a family holiday for a war hero.
In this remake of The Petrified Forest, Nazi spies infiltrate a hotel in the American Southwest.
A girl pretends to be a war bride to get a hotel room in Washington.
A reformed rustler tracks down a band of cattle thieves and tries to reform a crooked dance-hall girl.
During World War II''''s final days, people with a variety of problems converge on a Berlin hotel.
A Spanish spy and an American heiress battle fascists in England.
An American platoon parachutes into Burma to take out a strategic Japanese outpost.
A blinded Marine tries to adjust to civilian life.
A woman turns herself into a business tycoon to win her selfish daughter a place in society.
A man's wild moneymaking schemes leave his wife to raise their family.
A man suspected of murder charms a secretary into helping him.
A returning GI searches for the wife who left him and gave away their son.
A dedicated teacher sacrifices everything to send a young miner to Oxford.
Twain moves from Mississippi riverboats to the Gold Rush to literary immortality.
Devil's Island escapees join up with the Allies during World War II.
A small-town girl defies her father by falling for a soldier.
A skipper-for-hire's romance with a beautiful drifter is complicated by his growing involvement with the French resistance.
A young man about to be married discovers the two aunts who raised him have been poisoning lonely old men.
A serviceman and a starlet find love at the star-staffed serviceman's center.
A Polish count and his English wife battle Nazi invaders.
A flighty beauty marries a stockbroker for convenience and almost ruins both their lives.
A U.S. sub braves enemy waters during World War II.
Detectives masquerade as butler and maid to get the goods on a crook.
A guerilla leader falls in love with a mysterious woman in World War II Lisbon.
In-law problems threaten a wartime marriage.
A French playboy gets serious when his country is threatened during World War II.
Passengers on a luxury liner realize they are en route to the afterlife.
Song-filled look behind the scenes of vaudeville, based on the lives of Nora Bayes and Jack Norworth.
A meek novelist investigates the mysterious death of a notorious scoundrel.
Honeymooners in Washington get caught up in wartime crowding, with disastrous results.
A composer finds inspiration in his wife's romantic cousin.
A Mountie tracks a downed Nazi flyer through the Canadian wilderness.
A song-and-dance man's son stages a big show starring World War II soldiers.
An ambitious woman doesn't care who she hurts in her drive to make her sister a star.
An American gets caught up in wartime action in Turkey.
Resistance fighters battle the Nazis in occupied Norway.
True story of U.S. Ambassador Joseph E. Davies' attempts to forge a wartime alliance with the Soviet Union.
A flying ace's romance with a princess creates diplomatic problems.
An Eddie Cantor look-alike organizes an all-star show to help the war effort.
Two writers, friends since childhood, fight over their books and lives.
A Merchant Marine crew fights off enemy attacks at the start of World War II.
Nazi agents pursue a German freedom-fighter and his family to Washington.
Great Britain stands against the Nazi war machine.
A bomber crew sees World War II action over the Pacific.
Fanciful biography of 19th-century boxing champion Jim Corbett.
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.
A mob leader escapes prison and flees with his love to a mountain hideaway, where he tries to atone for his sins.
An American saloon owner in North Africa is drawn into World War II when his lost love turns up.
An acerbic critic wreaks havoc when a hip injury forces him to move in with a midwestern family.
A convict returns home to find his family has forgotten him.
A criminal gang turns patriotic to track down a Nazi spy ring.
Although she''''s been demoted to writing the advice column, a newspaper woman still tries to expose a racketeer.
A neurotic southerner steals her sister's husband then vies with her for another man.
A New York aristocrat marries for the money to save the family mansion.
A pair of New Yorkers face culture shock when they buy a dilapidated country house.
A mail flyer joins the Canadian air force for fun but has to prove his worth when he goes to war.
A migrant laborer becomes a champion of farm workers'''' rights.
Dedicated aircraft workers compete for the same girl.
A repressed spinster is transformed by psychiatry and her love for a married man.
An American agent tries to keep Axis spies from blowing up the Panama Canal.
A college professor fights censorship and an amorous football player who's after his wife.
American pilots stranded in Germany during World War II fight their way to freedom.
An ex-convict and his gang try to use a luggage store to front a bank robbery, but business keeps getting in the way.
Romanticized biography of General George Armstrong Custer and his last stand.
Small town scandals inspire an idealistic young man to take up psychiatry.
A psychiatrist sacrifices everything for his research.
Hard-boiled detective Sam Spade gets caught up in the murderous search for a priceless statue.
A racketeer terrorizes a small fishing community until he falls in love with a fisherman's daughter.
Resistance leaders in Germany plot to broadcast Nazi secrets over the radio.
A crusading scientist fights to prevent bomber pilots from blacking out.
A young innocent's surprise inheritance causes problems with her poor but proud boyfriend.
An accident-prone reporter stumbles into love and a big story.
An amnesiac groom unknowingly marries a second time.
An aspiring mystery writer stumbles on to a real murder.
A woman who believes she''''s cursed, takes refuge on a rubber plantation.
Shipwrecked fugitives try to escape a brutal sea captain who's losing his mind.
A minister and his wife cope with the problems of church life in the 20th century.
A foreign correspondent hurries home to stop his wife from getting a divorce.
An elderly professor with six months to live plots a murder to reunite two young lovers.
Power linemen feud over the love of a sultry nightclub singer.
A pilot and a temperamental heiress are stranded in the desert together.
A reporter's fraudulent story turns a tramp into a national hero and makes him a pawn of big business.
True story of the farm boy who made the transition from religious pacifist to World War I hero.
A man''''s infatuation with a gold-digging beauty continues after his marriage.
Four married sisters face financial problems as motherhood approaches.
An aging ex-con sets out to pull one more big heist.
The members of a traveling jazz band try to keep their leader from drinking himself to death.
Believing her husband to be dead, a flyer's wife bargains with his former love to adopt the woman's baby.
A novelist pretends to be married to hold his fans at bay.
Honolulu days are far from peaceful for a boatload of amorous sailors.
A circus manager turns a young farm boy into a star lion tamer.
Opposing lawyers face off in court over a land deal only to wind up in each other''''s arms.
A millionaire helps a pretty lady violinist with her career.
A defense lawyer sets out to topple a powerful gangster.
A fugitive from justice tries to get work in a western oil field.
A hardened crook behind bars comes up against a reform-minded warden.
A British buccaneer holds the Spanish fleet at bay with the covert approval of Elizabeth I.
After a failed hit, a mob chief recuperates in a monastery.
A woman claims to have killed in self-defense, until a blackmailer turns up with incriminating evidence.
An entrepreneur builds an international news agency.
A French nobleman falls in love with his children's governess.
Truck driving brothers are framed for murder by a lady psycho.
An actress hopes to regain her lost son by making it to the top.
A murder defendant falls for his alleged victim''''s daughter.
A young inventor''''s new marriage is jeopardized by financial problems.
A Central American plantation manager and his boss battle over a traveling showgirl.
True story of the German scientist who devoted his life to curing syphilis.
A truck driver risks his eyesight when he boxes to pay for his brother''''s education.
Romantic rivals get caught in the battle to stop abolitionist John Brown.
A Scottish lad and Irish lass risk their families' wrath by marrying.
Biography of the famed Notre Dame coach and his fight to "win one for the Gipper."
A gangster hides out in a boardinghouse full of eccentrics.
A wealthy culture vulture tries to steal a playwright from his actress wife.
Three naval cadets graduate and help each other find jobs.
A braggart soldier learns the true meaning of heroism when he joins World War I's all-Irish unit.
A young gangster and his honest brother fall for the same woman.
A veteran lady captain fights off competition.
A pregnant prison inmate shares her problems with the patients in a maternity ward.
A dying woman shares a shipboard romance with a criminal on his way to the gallows.
A rebel spy poses as a wild West dance hall girl.
A fight manager decides his client needs a family for publicity purposes.
A lady doctor gets mixed up with a criminal gang.
An FBI agent risks his life to infiltrate Nazi sympathizers in the U.S.
A young tough takes the rap for a hardened gangster.
A young misfit lands on a prison chain gang and falls for the foreman's daughter.
A freethinker''''s liberal ways are tested when her daughter announces plans for a premarital fling.
A young delinquent defies his sister to join a tough street gang.
A soldier of fortune takes on the corrupt boss of a Western town.
A hoofer gets mixed up with a ballet dancer, triggering backstage jealousy.
American spies try to steal Nazi secrets from a moving train.
A young boxer flees to farming country when he thinks he's killed an opponent in the ring.
Elizabeth I''''s love for the Earl of Essex threatens to destroy her kingdom.
Personal conflicts flare between competitors in a women's air race.
A cowboy sets out to avenge his father''''s lynching.
An unmarried mother gives her illegitimate child to her cousin.
True story of Mexico's Abraham Lincoln and his fight against Napoleon's empire.
Three married women play matchmaker for their widowed sister.
A reporter gets himself sent to prison to expose a mobster.
A lady reporter adopts the young delinquent her crime exposes helped send to jail.
Pilot brothers vie for the same woman.
A British doctor hires an injured ballerina as a nanny for his son.
A college professor turns songwriter and falls for his lyricist.
Three WWI Army buddies get mixed up with the mob in peacetime.
A flighty heiress discovers inner strength when she develops a brain tumor.
A race-car driver tries to keep his kid brother from taking to the track.
A crusading reporter becomes a hardened convict when he's framed.
On his release from prison, a crook tries to stop his brother from following in his footsteps.
A father returns to the family he left years earlier and tries to solve their problems.
An impoverished widow fights scandal for the sake of her four children.
A stage star's rampant ambition leads to murder.
An ambitious secretary uses the men in her life to turn herself into a radio star.
An unemployed architect falls in love with an heiress.
A wrestling promoter stranded in the South pits his star grappler against a lady blacksmith.
A military cadet and his friends try to keep his marriage a secret.
A publicist falls for his most difficult client's daughter.
A small-town family's peaceful life is shattered when one daughter falls for a rebellious musician.
A tempestuous Southern belle's willfulness threatens to destroy all who care for her.
A college tennis star gives up the game for love.
A Hollywood star falls for a broken down aristocrat.
A doctor plots crimes so he can study criminal psychology.
The bandit king of Sherwood Forest leads his Merry Men in a battle against the corrupt Prince John.
A gold strike in California triggers a bitter feud between farmers and prospectors.
A lumberman takes on pirates out to plunder the forest.
A nightclub owner and a bandleader compete for the lead singer''''s heart.
A singing cowboy turns out to be a tenderfoot.
Years after their break-up, a couple finds each other all over again.
Childhood friends on opposite sides of the law fight over the future of a street gang.
Three western girls make unhappy marriages at the turn of the century.
A mobster tries to take over the trucking business.
A small-town boy wins a Hollywood talent contest.
A Canadian Mounted Policeman searches for the outlaws who robbed a freighter.
Three showgirls travel to Paris in search of rich husbands.
Two wacky Hollywood writers drive their boss crazy while trying to help a pregnant waitress.
A mysterious woman tries to help her son''''s foster family without revealing her true identity.
A flight commander in France almost cracks under the pressure of sending men to their deaths.
A gangster finds the straight life ain't so simple.
A sporting-goods salesman poses as a jockey to stimulate sales.
Two songwriters want to cast a British star in their new show.
A convict's sister falls for the captain of the prison guards.
A mob-connected trainer grooms a bellhop for the boxing ring.
A young lawyer defends a hillbilly girl who killed her father in self defense.
A Navy veteran with one leg fights to make himself a success.
A country bumpkin becomes a singing sensation on the radio.
Rousing adaptation of the Mark Twain tale of a 16th-century prince who trades places with a lookalike peasant.
A wealthy woman tries to keep her grandson secluded only to have him stolen by an ambitious lady reporter.
An officer''''s wife at a British outpost in Africa falls for another man.
A lady lumberjack falls for one of her workers, not realizing it's a business rival in disguise.
A U.S. president's granddaughter fights a femme fatale to groom her husband for the White House.
Russian nobles flee the revolution and take jobs in Paris as servants.
A Paris fashion model marries a fortune hunter to protect him from the law.
A playboy turns over a new leaf and starts from the bottom of the family business.
A plain-jane by day and a beauty by night, a secretary juggles two identities in order to keep her job and win her boss's heart.
A singing bandleader signs on with an all-girls band.
A crusading DA fights to get a nightclub hostess to testify against her gangster boss.
A gullible "angel" sinks money into a doomed play.
An average day brings a variety of comic problems to members of a British family.
A glamorous singer commits murder to protect her daughter''''s virtue.
French actors set out to deflate the ego of legendary stage star David Garrick.
A ruthless cop gets mixed up with a man who''''s only turned to crime to help his crippled daughter.
The famed writer risks his reputation to defend a Jewish army officer accused of treason.
While vacationing in New York, a European prince falls for a showgirl.
A gangster's widow fights for love despite society's disapproval.
An idealistic doctor sacrifices his career to protect an elderly surgeon.
A reporter tries to win her editor''''s heart by solving a murder case.
A squabbling stage couple gets mixed up with an amorous fan and her jealous suitor.
Bigotry flares when a teacher is accused of killing a small-town girl in the South.
A young Marine develops an inflated ego after winning a talent contest.
Electric linemen compete on the job and in love.
Recruits on a new submarine fall for the same girl.
An orphan runs off to a life of adventure, then returns to France in search of the girl he left behind.
A college coach uses a beautiful blonde to woo athletes into joining his team.
A young man has to learn polo fast to impress his girlfriend.
A cowboy sets out to avenge the murder of his father years ago.
A widowed duchess enlists an American thief to save her from blackmail.
A group of insurance salesmen try to get into show business.
True story of the French scientist''''s battle to establish modern medical methods.
An escaped convict holds the customers at a remote desert cantina hostage.
A reporter exposes corruption on a southern chain gang.
A cowboy takes on buffalo hunters out to stir up the Indians.
War veteran pilots Dizzy Davis, Texas Clark and Jake Lee are working in an airline. Dizzy is fooling with one of the younger pilot's girl-friend and due to this, he changes flights with Texas. Texas' plane crashes attempting to land on their airfield under extremly bad weather circumstances, he is killed in this accident. Dizzy feels guilty for his friend's death and takes the next flight under even worse circumstances, testing a new anti-ice device on the plane.
Gangsters kidnap a timid poet with a knack for picking winning horses.
Broadway hopefuls put on a show.
At the urging of his ambitious girlfriend, a salesman starts hawking tractors.
Man mistaken for a murderer hides out while working on construction project.
Two brothers love the same woman at a perilous Indian outpost.
The publicity romance between a prizefighter and a showgirl turns into the real thing.
An eccentric millionaire hires a gold digger to run his business.
In this true story, Florence Nightingale defies military leaders to organize humanitarian nursing services during the Crimean War.
A cop goes undercover to crack an influential crime ring.
An idealistic city girl moves to the country with her doctor husband.
Napoleon's younger brother falls for a girl from Baltimore.
A song-and-dance man gets caught up in war and espionage.
A fake heiress marries a common reporter to thwart the advances of gold-digging playboys.
A socialite has to give up the baby she bore to a married man.
A flyer sacrifices everything to open a transpacific airline.
An egotistical singing star makes a talented kid his protege.
After a working girl reforms an alcoholic lawyer who was recently dumped, his ex wants him back.
A nurse investigates murder at a mysterious mansion.
A band leader shares a tempestuous romance with his lead singer.
An American oil company representative almost sacrifices his marriage for his career.
A young couple suffers through in-law and employment problems.
A steel worker rises to the boardroom but longs for his former life.
Shakespeare's classic about two pairs of lovers and an amateur actor who get mixed up with fairies.
Rival reporters try to scoop each other while covering a fire.
A crippled war hero''''s death turns out to be murder.
An aggressive agent turns a hotel porter into an overnight sensation.
A race-car driver wrongly convicted of murder escapes prison to prove his innocence.
A Traveler's Aid worker who delights in solving people's problems gets mixed up with gangsters.
A shanghaied sailor turns himself into the king of San Francisco's rough-and-tumble Barbary Coast.
The sons of an Irish family have to choose among police work, prize fighting and love.
A young fan tries to rehabilitate an alcoholic actress he''''s fallen in love with.
A coal worker gets mixed up in the mob''''s efforts to infiltrate his union.
Crooks and killers try to stop a young woman from proving her claim to an inheritance.
A professional horsewoman fights prejudice when she marries into society.
A nouveau riche couple try to break into high society.
A guilt-ridden pilot finds a new outlook on life when he falls for a society girl.
A brash baseball star gets mixed up with gamblers and a pretty young girl.
Perry Mason helps a young woman whose supposedly dead husband suddenly returns to life.
At a Mexican resort, a fast-talking magazine editor woos the dancer he's trashed in print.
Two Marine pilots vie for romance and glory.
A socialite tries to break into show business.
An unemployed rodeo star takes on cattle rustlers.
A military school cadet''''s mother is framed and sent to prison.
A divorcee can't stop meddling in her ex-husband's affairs.
A government agent poses as a newspaperman to get the goods on a mobster.
A con artist creates a composite photo to win a beauty contest, then has to find the real thing.
A small-town doctor gets mixed up with gangsters.
A sports columnist''''s greedy wife talks him into shilling for a wrestling promoter.
Husband-and-wife vaudeville stars separate when success goes to his head.
A small-town girl rises to night-club stardom.
A toothpaste tycoon''''s daughter joins his rival to teach him a lesson.
An ambitious Mexican-American gets mixed up with his boss's neurotic wife.
An actress stops at nothing to protect her daughter from her shady past.
A mob protege joins the FBI when a friend is gunned down.
Small-time hoods turn nursemaid when a gangster's daughter is orphaned.
Perry Mason tries to stay on the wagon while investigating the murder of a crooked beauty contest promoter.
An admiral''''s son gives up the Navy for a career as a song-and-dance man.
An actress''''s manager tries to keep her from leaving the stage for marriage.
A taxi driver travels to Venice and poses as a gondolier to land a radio singing job.
An irresponsible Broadway star gets mixed up with gambling and gangsters.
Two stranded showgirls enter a beauty contest to win the fare back home.
A socialite is bamboozled into producing a stage show in her home.
A maid''''s ability to pick stock market winners keeps her employer in the money.
After being unjustly sentenced to prison, a doctor escapes and becomes a notorious pirate.
Gold-digging process servers set their sights on a breach of promise defendant.
A female newspaper publisher hires the husband who deserted her years earlier.
A publicist doesn''''t know that his famous chef client can''''t cook.
After her husband goes mad, a nurse fights off the advances of two amorous doctors.
Before she can confess to shooting her husband''''s mistress, a woman succumbs to amnesia.
A young couple face the hardships of farm life in Maine.
A college-educated Sioux goes to Washington to fight for his people''''s rights.
A safecracker goes straight to get back at some fellow crooks.
A small-time auctioneer tries to break into society.
A British officer stationed in Ireland falls for the wife of an intelligence man.
A young man defies his father''''s wishes to join the circus.
An actor uses his skills to protect his sister from her sinister husband.
Success corrupts a young prizefighter and leads him to neglect his wife.
An heiress falls for a singing window washer.
Two telephone engineers try to clear a woman of criminal charges.
A district attorney secretly marries the daughter of a man he's trying to convict.
A female doctor learns that her husband loves another woman.
A small-town businessman bumbles into blackmail and a real-estate swindle.
A promoter neglects his wife to make a singer a radio star.
An unscrupulous detective makes a killing locating missing heirs.
A lady furrier marries a lovesick sailor then has to deal with his checkered past.
A cocky naval cadet clashes with an old friend serving with him.
An elderly recluse shelters a gambler on the run from bogus murder charges.
A mild-mannered reporter learns to stand up for himself.
Three couples raise a ruckus when they travel to Nevada for quickie divorces.
When she thinks her husband has been unfaithful, a woman claims to be having an affair of her own.
A young reporter saves a small-town bank from ruin.
Recent college graduates face the realities of the Great Depression.
A West Point cadet falls for his commanding officer's daughter.
A crusading newspaper editor keeps digging into corruption, even when he''''s forced to write advice to the lovelorn.
Two gamblers fall in love but one is already married to a possible murderer.
A San Francisco heiress discovers her sister is hanging out with gangsters.
A hotshot pilot takes on enemy agents to fly a scientist and his new explosive to Washington.
A hotheaded truck driver gets mixed up in a labor dispute.
A woman with a past tries to get rid of a former lover.
A con artist and his beautiful assistant take on the fashion world.
True story of the legendary courtesan who was mistress to France''''s King Louis XV.
A plumber''''s business success makes him neglect his family.
A pair of con women masquerade as girl scouts to escape to New York.
A man dodges jewel thieves while carrying a fortune in diamonds on the Orient Express.
A young girl''''s secret romance is exposed when her lover is murdered.
A gambler sells his body to science to pay his debts.
A racketeer breaks into black-market medicine.
Success could spell divorce for an advertising writer.
A reformer's daughter wins the lead in a scandalous Broadway show.
A young failure tries to impress his girlfriend by entering a bicycle race.
Perry Mason gets caught between feuding neighbors who claim to be married to the same woman.
An aging actress tries to keep her teen-aged daughter out of the public eye.
A lady gas station attendant gets mixed up with escaped murderers.
A wealthy man escapes his wife's social pretensions in the arms of a burlesque queen.
A circus rider makes a hit in the automotive industry but can''''t find happiness.
A loving wife and mother tries to keep her eccentric family in line.
Society sleuth Philo Vance looks into a murder near a mysterious "dragon pool."
A gay nineties waitress rises from beer gardens to Broadway.
A fake doctor sets up a lucrative high-society practice.
An Englishman falls in love with a Russian spy.
A compulsive gambler loses everything.
The denizens of a Parisian night club deal with murder and romance.
A squabbling couple can''''t seem to make it to the divorce court.
A hat-check girl's skill with cards lands her a wealthy bridge champion.
A U.S. Cavalry officer tries to protect Spanish landowners in California.
A hustling public relations man promotes a series of fads.
A female crook fights her way from poverty to the top of the underworld.
A lovesick fool bumbles into espionage and finds a stolen plane.
A gangster victimizes three friends trying to get jobs.
A private eye specializing in divorce cases falls for the woman he's been hired to frame.
A young cowhand gets roped into the outlaw''''s life when he''''s falsely accused of a crime.
An unscrupulous department store manager stops at nothing to get what he wants.
Society sleuth Philo Vance investigates a murder tied to a Long Island dog show.
When Prohibition ends, a bootlegger tries to break into high society.
A criminal on the run becomes a Hollywood movie star.
A young silk importer fights off threats to his cargo during a perilous train ride.
An impoverished girl masquerades as a boy to run with a gang of young hobos.
Monarch thinks he can find a simpler life with his former wife.
An author''''s reunion with an old flame angers the secretary who loves him.
Success corrupts a smooth-talking lawyer.
An Army scout volunteers to string telegraph wires through Indian territory.
A Chicago meat-packer tries to keep a rein on his social-climbing wife.
A man on the run for murder tries to escape fate in the Pacific islands.
A country hick bats his way to baseball stardom.
While in a POW camp, a man discovers his best friend was his wife's lover.
A wealthy manufacturer takes a vacation incognito and ends up working for his chief rival.
A district attorney prosecutes his own mother for murder.
A private eye in Paris falls for the beautiful gambling lady he's investigating.
A timid chemistry major becomes a college football star.
After unwittingly marrying a bigamist, a pregnant woman faces many trials on the road to romance.
A woman doctor decides to have a baby without benefit of marriage.
A veteran fights drug addiction to make his way in the business world.
A boxer facing a murder charge finds refuge in a children's home.
During World War I, a woman suspects her husband of being a German spy.
A new bride disappears from her honeymoon hotel the same night a dead body pops up.
The definitive backstage musical, complete with the dazzling newcomer who goes on for the injured star.
A secretary pads her salary by dating prospective buyers for her company.
A lady bank robber becomes the cell block boss after she's sent to prison.
A racketeer goes straight to run a reform school.
A police lieutenant uses scientific methods to solve a decadent playboy's murder.
A female CEO who's used to buying love meets her match in an independent young executive.
When a farmer strikes it rich in business, success goes to his head.
Three chorus girls fight to keep their show going and find rich husbands.
A female artist is torn between her belief in free love and the constraints of romance.
A World War I flyer can only find work as chauffeur to a lady sky diver.
A woman loses her family after being falsely convicted of a crime.
A beautiful schemer sleeps her way to the top of a banking empire.
Chorus girls travel to Cuba in search of rich husbands.
A fake mentalist tries to go straight, only to end up in jail.
The famed French writer becomes the conscience of his country during the French Revolution.
An elderly man complicates his married son''''s life when he moves in.
A saxophone player rises to fame as a singing star.
A private duty nurse gets herself mixed up in a murder investigation.
Two reporters interested in different stories write about a murder.
When his girl commits murder, a hardened criminal takes the rap to protect her honor.
An ambitious young man corners the market on matches, then faces the destruction of his empire.
When he invents a new washing machine, a plumber becomes a millionaire.
A country boy finds love and heartache in New York City.
An ocean voyage leads to romance for a dying heiress and a condemned criminal.
A debutante takes the rap for her sibling's mistakes.
A maternity ward becomes the focus for the patients'''', doctors'''' and nurses'''' personal problems.
After being distracted by a string of pretty secretaries, a banker hires a plain Jane, only to fall in love with her.
Small-town kids out to make it in the big city inadvertently get mixed up with gangsters.
A girl from the slums falls for a lecherous Broadway producer.
A crusading DA goes into private practice and succumbs to the temptations of corruption.
A small-town ball player moves to the big leagues.
A property developer is torn between his wife and his mistress.
A farmer strikes it rich out West, then leaves his wife for a young beauty.
A tuna fisherman marries a woman in love with another man.
When he''''s forced to kill his best friend, a Chinese hit man adopts the man''''s daughter.
A woman's childhood friends try to rescue her from gangsters.
A woman's bad taste in men leads to pregnancy out of wedlock.
In the last moments of his life, a criminal reviews the circumstances that led him to death row.
A political machine backs a dimwitted candidate for governor.
When her husband loses his job, a woman risks her marriage to become the breadwinner.
A socialite gets a divorce but can't keep out of her ex-husband's life.
A prize fighter tries to help an invalid and her baby.
A family pulls together to help a member in financial trouble.
After losing his hearing, a musician uses lip-reading to help others.
A feisty independent cab driver fights off a crooked syndicate.
A night-club singer on the lam becomes a farmer's mail-order bride.
A female executive falls in love with her male secretary.
Fame complicates a naval hero''''s private life.
A ship''''s captain loses course in perilous waters when he discovers his wife cheating on him.
A cowboy and his girl fight bandits and a ghost over an abandoned mine.
An innocent young chorus girl fights the advances of her lecherous producer.
A young innocent falls for a compulsive gambler.
A beautiful girl convinces a reporter to cover up her involvement in a murder.
Brothers with different work ethics clash while attending medical school.
To sell his unsinkable bathing suit, an inventor passes himself off as a championship swimmer.
A race-car driver tries to keep his brother from following in his footsteps.
A Russian nobleman and his fiancee elope to live as peasants in Turkey.
An out-of-luck con artist discovers a suitcase full of money at a train station.
A farmer's widow takes on the land and her late husband's tempestuous son.
A reporter investigates a series of cannibalistic murders at a medical college.
A jewel thief falls for a tycoon's wife in Vienna.
The stock market crash costs a faithless wife her fortune.
A World War I veteran faces inhuman conditions when he's sentenced to hard labor.
A sharecropper fighting for better working conditions succumbs to the boss's seductive daughter.
A deranged ballet teacher will stop at nothing to keep control of his protegee.
A European princess returns to her hometown in the Midwest pretending to be a seamstress.
A barber''''s good luck turns him into a big-time gambling boss.
A playboy in Paris tries to prove he doesn''''t need money to land a girl.
A woman''''s life falls to pieces when she''''s caught cheating on her husband.
Business partners try to hide their gold-digging ex-wife from their current spouses.
A carnival dancer fills in for the show''''s high diver.
A bored millionaire retires from big business to open a garage.
A rejected suitor leaves town and gets mixed up in an international chase.
A college girl uses her brains and her legs to conquer the business world.
A modern-day Don Juan tries to go straight for love of an American woman.
A French army officer and a cabaret singer chase each other across Europe.
A flighty heiress goes to work as a secretary to win the straitlaced man she loves.
An unscrupulous newspaper editor searches for headlines at any cost.
A bright young thing can't decide which of her flirtations should lead to marriage.
An old man who witnessed a crime is threatened by gangsters.
In the first screen version of The Maltese Falcon, detective Sam Spade investigates the theft of a priceless statue.
On the run from the police, a New Orleans prostitute gets stranded in a tropical haven for outlaws.
A nurse discovers that the children she''s caring for are murder targets.
A con-man bellhop and his chambermaid girlfriend set out to fleece hotel guests.
Four disillusioned Army buddies roam post-WWI Europe.
A married lawyer with amnesia falls in love with another woman.
A blackmailer falls in love with his beautiful female victim.
A hotshot World War I flyer almost cracks under the pressure of sending his men on perilous missions.
This was a screen version of the 1925 operetta by Oscar Hammerstein II, Otto Harbach,Herbert Stohart, and George Gershwin. The story of the movie is about a peasant ( Bernice Claire ) who is known as "The Flame" who leads a revolution in Russia. This peasant who is in love with a Russian prince (Alexander Gray) saves his life by agreeing to sacrifice her virginity to an evil fellow-conspirtator (Noah Beery).This was an all Technicolor musical which was had a sequence in Vitascope (a Warner Brother's wide screen process)
A waitress dreams of becoming a Broadway star.
A gypsy beauty sets the men of a farming family to fighting over her favors.
In this short film, a sheriff and a U.S. marshal bring law and order to a frontier community terrorized by a gang and Native Americans. Vitaphone Release 1375A.
A cavalry officer is framed for a murder and seeks vengeance in this short film. Vitaphone Release 1327A.
In this short film, farmers take up arms against miners whose operations are destroying their farms. Vitaphone Release 1183A.
This short western focuses on a ranch owner who must deal with corrupt officials over a cattle transaction.
In this short western, a gunman attempts to avoid trouble in a new town. Vitaphone Release 1226A.
A logger must save his stand of redwoods from being bought by an unscrupulous logging company owner in this short film. Vitaphone Release 1234A.
In this short western, a gang of outlaws threatens a family. Vitaphone Release 1145A.
In this short film, a U.S. marshal seeks vengeance against the man who killed his father. Vitaphone Release 1147A.
This short film presents the story behind Robert Burns'''' famous song "Auld Lang Syne." Vitaphone Release 7874-7875.
A balloon seller assists with the romance of a singing jockey and a flower girl in this musical short film. Vitaphone Release 7143-7144.
In this short film, a girl is told a story by her grandfather about his days in a military regiment. Vitaphone Release 7497-7498.
In this musical short film, a shipwrecked sailor is washed up on the shores of a tropical island and falls in love with a queen. Vitaphone Release 7234-7235.
A salesman must find and capture a notorious Mexican bandit in this comedic short. Vitaphone Release 7071-7072.
In this comedic short, a bill collector and a policeman are captured by a group of mad scientists and taken to an all-women tribe of Native Americans for study. Vitaphone Release 1704-1705.
In this comedic short, a talented tap dancer who can''''t get an audition uses his prowess at playing craps to gain ownership of a musical show. Vitaphone Release 1687-1688.
In this short musical comedy, Adam and Eve go on a adventure that leads them from the Garden of Eden to Florida. Vitaphone Release 1702-1703.
In this comedic short, the owner of a burnt down gas station attempts to fool his insurance company by embellishing the description of his business. Vitaphone Release 1700-1701.
In this short film, a troubled theater owner hands over his business to his son who has an idea for a show that will surely fill the seats. Vitaphone Release 1706-1707.
In this short film, a group of gypsies show up at a garden party and are accused of stealing the guests'''' possessions. Vitaphone Release 1708-1709.
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