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|Also Known As:||Died:||March 3, 1985|
|Born:||February 2, 1901||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Brooklyn, New York, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
A banker who''''s lost his job for growing a beard embraces the cultural revolution.
A magician''s estranged daughter must stay in his mansion for seven nights alone to inherit his fortune.
A singing cowboy signs on with an all-woman dude ranch.
A private detective is hired by a wealthy man to uncover his wife's past, but in the process of investigating the woman the detective falls in love with her.
Midvale College is in fear of losing it's college football team. The players have grades lower than the norm. Judge Holmesby, the team's biggest fan, is at a loss for what to do. Enter Merlin Jones, a bright college student, and his nephew Stanley, an intelligent chimpanzee. The judge wants Merlin to create an "honest way to cheat". Merlin uses "sleep learning" to help the players pass their exams. This saves the college football program from being banished, but not for long...the college is tempted to receive a $1 million dollar check from a Mr. Astorbilt. The catch is though the college must get rid of football. Judge Holmesby finds Darius Green III, who will pay $10 million dollars to the college if they can get a man to fly under his own power. The task is in Merlin's hands again. Can Merlin win the day and save the football team?
A scientist proves that he can domesticate a lion, but nobody seems to believe him.
A tiger escapes from a circus truck as it passes by a small town, and hides itself in the surrounding woods. This throws the town into a panic and everyone wants the animal killed immediately, except for the daughter of the sheriff. She wants to capture the tiger and put it in a zoo, thereby saving the tiger's life. Her determination starts a nationwide campaign among children to raise the money to buy the tiger from the circus, but first, she, her father and an Indian tiger trainer must find the tiger before the National Guard do, who have orders to kill it on sight.
Merlin Jones, a precocious and intelligent high-school boy, experiments with hypnosis and creates a mind-reading machine. However, his experiments land him in deep trouble with the law.
Story follows the life of Polly Adler, who grew to become one of New York's most successful bordello madams of the 20s.
Five interns clash with the head of surgery while trying to balance medical studies and romance.
A veteran returns home to deal with family secrets and small-town scandals.
Father Conroy (Crosby) has a parish which serves the acting and performance community. When one of his parishoners gets too sick to work, his daughter Holly (Reynolds) finds a job working for a dance club of questionable character, which is run by Tony Vincent (Wagner). Vincent never made the big time, and Father Conroy tries to look after Holly. There are many musical numbers, and the conclusion is a televised benefit show hosted by Father Conroy, and Tony must choose between Holly and national fame.
An eccentric heiress raises her nephew to be a free spirit.
A public relations man must cope with revelations about a wartime romance.
After the Treasure Island adventure, Long John Silver turns up on a British Caribbean island, where he hears that rival pirate Mendoza has taken the ship carrying the governor's daughter...and his young friend Jim Hawkins. Naturally, there's more to his rescue plan than meets the eye; he hopes to get a new ship and go back for more treasure...
Two cowboys on the road to Alaska help a wagon train in trouble.
A diamond cutter unwittingly helps a jewel thief.
A dizzy model in love with fame rents a billboard and puts her name on it.
The famed magician and escape artist rises to stardom while haunted by the loss of his mother.
An American schoolteacher on tour in Mexico is assumed to be kidnapped when she separates from her tour group to join a stateside lawyer on his trip to Acapulco.
An Apache of mixed blood tries to make peace between Indians and whites.
Deaf boxer Paul Callan captures the interest of gold-digging blonde Sonya Bartow and retired fight manager 'Pop' Richardson. For a time, Sonya has the upper hand with Paul, but ultimately a rival appears in the shape of upper-crust reporter Ann Hollis. With a 3-way fight under way for influence over Paul, he takes matters into his own hands, but learns that getting what he wanted isn't necessarily a happy ending.
A foreign correspondent woos his former fiancee so he can maintain custody of some orphans he''''s adopted.
Convicted murderess Valerie Carns (Ann Blyth) is being transported to Norwich to be executed when a flood strands her and her guards at a convent hospital. Nurse Sister Mary (Claudette Colbert) becomes convinced of her innocence and sets out to find the real killer.
Robin Hood-like pirate Baptiste takes only the ships of rich but wicked trader Narbonne. Fun loving Debbie, a passenger from his latest prize, stows away on the pirate ship and falls for the pirate; later, having become a New Orleans entertainer, she meets his alter ego, who's engaged to the governor's daughter. Sea battles and land rescues follow in lighthearted style.
A parson uses six-guns and the Bible to bring peace to a Tennessee town.
The Norton family is in a turmoil due to faultfinding grandma Louisa. Strongly urged to find outside interests, Louisa starts dating grocer Hammond; their necking among the teenagers shocks the latter (!), and Louisa's architect son Hal isn't too thrilled either. So what's to do when Hal's boss Mr. Burnside becomes a rival for Louisa's favors?
When Professor Brookfield and his pretty daughters Peggy and Susan move into the small town Pasadena in California, their new neighbor Mrs. Fielding immediately takes over control, helps them moving in, and urges the girls to participate in the annual Rose Bowl beauty pageant. Although they're not thrilled, they enter the competition. Meanwhile Mrs. Fielding's son Tom makes eyes at Peggy, unknowing that her heart already belongs to a famous football star. So she tries to redirect his interest to her sister Susan.
In 1876 Dawson wants to prevent a train from getting to Tomahawk CO on time, to keep it from competing with his stage coach line. Kit, who must get the train to its goal, forces Johnny aboard as the needed passenger. Madame Adelaide's showgirls (including Marilyn as Clara) ride along and, en route to Tomahawk, join Johnny in "Oh, What a Forward Young Man You Are."
Married jewel thieves struggle with infidelity, federal agents and the deadly smallpox virus.
A small-town seductress notifies her three best friends that she has run off with one of their husbands.
A woman takes in boarders to support her husband''''s harebrained financial schemes.
The four daughters of a New England family fight for happiness during and after the Civil War.
Molly's husband Rick was a gang leader somewhere in the middle west. When he's shot, the tough woman moves to S.F. with a couple of the gang to start anew. Disguised as a noble woman, she and her gang rob security transports. But when one day Rob confesses to her that he killed Rick out of jealousy, she shoots him down immediately. In lack of proof she can't be convicted for the murder, but she goes to jail for the robberies. It's a new and very open female prison, where she learns a profession for the first time in her life.
An embittered veteran tracks down a POW camp informer.
A womanizing author of children's books borrows a son to woo his illustrator.
Three bachelors adopt an orphan, then fight over custody when each falls in love.
The daughter of a ship's captain becomes a sea-going cupid.
A child of the tenements helps an ex-con find a new life.
A war veteran fights for honesty in the advertising game.
A football hero falls in love with his French tutor.
Society sleuths Nick and Nora Charles investigate a murder in a jazz club.
A young dance student accidentally cripples a teacher she doesn't like.
A young newspaperwoman tries to get over the loss of her husband in World War II.
A sailor on leave causes problems at the department store his girlfriend manages.
A western bandit is reformed by his love for a little girl.
New York teenager gets involved in everyone's lives by playing cupid. She turns the household upsidedown and gets her dad fired by fixing up her uncle with the boss's daughter.
An Irish housemaid''''s romance with the boss''''s son is complicated by labor disputes in the Pittsburgh mills.
On a trip to visit his parents, detective Nick Charles gets mixed up in a murder investigation.
A pair of dimwits get jobs as servants to a boy king whose life is in danger.
A pregnant musician awaits her husband's return from World War II.
A small-town butcher has problems coping with meat rationing.
A college boy has to cope with a pair of beautiful twins.
An egotistical acrobat joins the Army and falls in love with his commander''''s daughter.
A group of war nurses fights to survive the siege of Bataan.
Seven men escape from a concentration camp and fight their way to freedom.
An astronomer's neglected wife takes up astrology and a handsome astrologer.
A small-town girl fights for her big chance on Broadway.
A brassy showgirl signs on to help the war effort as a factory worker.
A detective investigates an actress's murder in a train car.
A handsome racketeer seduces the DA's daughter for revenge, then falls in love.
A police scientist investigates the mayor''''s murder.
A Polish princess gives up society for the love of a gigolo.
Inhabitants of a Southern California fishing village strive for the simple pleasures of life.
A Washington matron tries to ignore the effects of World War II.
Opposites distract when a sophisticated political columnist falls for a sportswriter.
An outlaw and his brother are on opposite sides of a stagecoach robbery.
Fledgling entertainers put on a show for Uncle Sam.
A young girl copes with a boarding house full of boxers.
A newlywed goes to work for his disapproving father-in-law.
A stuffy businessman livens things up by having a fling.
A married gambler has to pose as a bachelor to pay off his debts.
Teenagers take on enemy spies at a Navy base.
A braggart masquerades as a primitive throwback.
A fishing boat captain searches for romance in hopes of improving his financial picture.
Plastic surgery gives a scarred female criminal a new outlook on life.
A young doctor's wedding turns into a tragic event.
A radio star creates a national panic when he announces a Martian invasion.
In this short film, a policeman''''s son searches for a suitable subject for an essay about an important person.
This short film details how the U.S. government created the R.I.D. to locate foreign enemy radio broadcasts.
A man faces numerous dilemmas on his trip to Washington, DC in this comedic short.
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