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|Also Known As:||Died:||July 7, 1980|
|Born:||February 27, 1903||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Wimbledon, England, GB||Profession:||Cast ...|
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After accidentally getting launched into space, a sergeant suffers from a personality change and a look-alike replacement must stand in for him at his wedding.
Janet and Mike Harper rent a house in the English countryside from Vanessa Courtwright after Mike, an American wool company executive, moves his office to London to stimulate foreign trade.
This black comedy opens with Louisa Foster donating a multimillion dollar check to the IRS. The tax department thinks she's crazy and sends her to a psychiatrist. She then discusses her four marriages, in which all of her husbands became incredibly rich and died prematurely because of their drive to be rich.
A husband and wife spend a holiday at the beach with their extensive family.
Third screen version of the classic romance about a woman sacrificing everything for love of a married man.
A small-town repairman takes in his childhood sweetheart''''s triplets and is mistaken for their father.
Satan and the spirit of mankind contend for the future of humanity.
A young stage hopeful (Peggy Ann Gardner), is murdered and suspicion falls on her mentor, a Broadway producer (Van Heflin).
Androcles is a Christian who follows that religion's teachings even as they apply to the treatment of animals. Seeing a lion in pain, he removes a huge thorn from the beast's paw, creating a friend for life. Androcles and a number of other Christians are evenutally arrested and condemned to death in the arena. They are to die by being eaten by lions. Is it too much to hope that one of the lions may have a paw that has healed recently and might remember who helped heal it?
Industrial designer Howard Osborne (Clifton Webb) wants his daughter Jacqueline (Anne Francis), shortened to Jake by her efficient-minded father, to follow in his footsteps and study abroad. But, following her graduation dance, she finds herself in the arms of and in love with her psychology professor, Matt Reagan (William Lundigan), and they decide to elope, telling only her godfather. He, when the Osbornes discovering Jake missing, tells them of her plans. They descend furiously on the Reagans, only to find Matt's father, (Tom (Charles Bickford), equally upset at the news. The two families, with a great dislike for each other, start off for a marriage mill across the state line, and join forces when the Reagan car breaks down. Meanwhile, Jake and Matt quarrel and decide they have made a mistake and start for home.
The marines attack a strongly held enemy island in the Pacific. We follow them from the beach to a Japanese rocket site through enemy infested jungle as their ex-school teacher leader is transformed into a battle veteran and his squad becomes a tight fighting unit.
Updated version of "Tin Pan Alley" concerns two songwriters and their romantic entanglements with the pretty pair of sisters helping them plug their songs.
Andy Clark discovers he was cheated out of a half interest in partner Mike's business, now a thriving dance hall in 1892 Chicago. Unable to win it back, Andy schemes to make Mike's position untenable. He also hopes to turn Ruby Summers, Mike's motor-mouthed burlesque queen, into a classier entertainer, and incidentally to make her his own. But at the last minute, Andy's revenge comes unravelled.
An heiress gets back at the reporter who pretended to romance her to get a story.
A newlywed countess falls for a Hungarian invader.
A biopic of the career of Joe Howard (12 Feb.,1878 - 19 May, 1961), famous songwriter of the early 20th Century. Howard wrote the title song, Goodbye, My Lady Love; and Hello, My Baby among many others. Mark Stevens was dubbed by Buddy Clark, well known singer of the 30's and 40's
A dean of a music school undergoes a transformation after she meets a swing bandleader.
A playboy and a lady photographer allow social differences to come between them.
A servant girl''''s passion for plumbing shocks London society.
An actress becomes a housekeeper for a grumpy retired politician.
An angel is sent to destroy the earth with a trumpet blast.
A homemaking specialist who can't boil water is forced to provide a family holiday for a war hero.
Two sisters from Hungary become famous entertainers in the early 20th century.
Child bride Claudia Naughton has made life difficult for her husband David because she can't stand living so far away from her mother. She's also afraid her husband doesn't find her desirable enough. To remedy both situations, she sells their farm to an opera singer so they'll have to move back to the city near her mother, and she tries to make her husband jealous by flirting with a neighbor. Eventually, Claudia has to learn to grow when she discovers that she's about to become a mother and that her own mother is gravely ill.
When a reporter exposes her past in burlesque, a musical theatre star sets out for revenge.
During World War II an American travels to Britain to sell an old house near London that belongs to his family. But he mets Susan Trimble who lives in the house and who is strictly against the sale. While they spend the night in an air-raid shelter she tells him the story of the building from it's construction in 1804 until present day.
During WWII, a corporal in the desert reminisces about the love he left behind and faces uncertainty about his strength as a leader.
A mail flyer joins the Canadian air force for fun but has to prove his worth when he goes to war.
An acerbic critic wreaks havoc when a hip injury forces him to move in with a midwestern family.
An exotic woman helps the Allies fight the Germans in North Africa.
A Jewish barber takes the place of a war-hungry dictator.
A hot shot flyer discovers the hero within when he joins the British Air Force during World War II.
A man thinks his high-spirited wife is cheating on him.
A man-hating author and a woman-hating doctor have to pretend they're married.
A scatterbrained beauty tries to help her fiance''''s career by throwing a big party.
Two bumblers join the Foreign Legion to forget a beautiful woman.
A European playboy falls for his maid.
Bickering husband-and-wife stage stars are manipulated into a break-up for publicity purposes.
A theatrical family tries to put on a show but is upstaged by their servants.
Lavish biography of the French queen who "let them eat cake."
An American dancer on vacation in England falls for a sheltered noblewoman.
A sailor on leave helps a young dancer make it to the top on Broadway.
The story of Jill and Jane Marriott, beautiful twins with a penchant for crime, and their efforts to rob a well-stocked jewelry store.
The story of Wally Weaver, the harassed manager of the Zimmerman Arms Apartment House, who goes out of his way to help tenants. In the pilot episode, Wally's efforts to care for a tenant's pet monkey create havoc for all concerned.
The story, set in Vienna at the turn of the century, tells of a young actor who poses as a dashing guardsman to court his own wife and test her fidelity. Based on the play by Ferenc Molnar.
The story of Sheridan Whiteside, a famous author who visits a couple, the Stanleys, intending to stay only for dinner -- until he accidentally breaks his hip and is confined to the Stanley home for six weeks. The plot revolves around the havoc Sheridan causes with his opinionated view of life. Based
Thousands of stars and fans gather in Hollywood for the world premiere of "Marie Antoinette" (1938) in this promotional short film.
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