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A married couple, just barely getting by, has their luck change drastically when the husband finally pens a best-selling novel. But, the "nouveau riche" life becomes less than pleasurable for the wife when the husband becomes a womanizer.
A trapeze artist tries to use love to conquer his fear of heights.
A Hawaiian fisherman is torn between a sexy nightclub singer and a nice girl with a secret.
An American, living in Japan, tries to get a visa back to the States, but when he meets and falls in love with a traditional Japanese girl, he's torn between staying or going.
A small-town spinster''''s repressed love for the local rebel spells danger.
Colonel Ryder, the publisher of a magazine, dies while on vacation. Tony, his swinging nephew, inherits the magazine and takes over. Presently, the magazine is planning to expand and to do so they need some capital. Tony's trying to arrange a loan through his friend. He is then informed by the hotel detective of the hotel that his uncle died in, that on the night of his death, a woman, wearing only a towel, came out of his room, and ran away before the detective could catch up with her. They suspect that the Colonel was "with" her on the night he died, cause he was smiling when he died. Tony and two of his uncle's confidants are worried that not only if the bank hears of this they will not get the loan but the magazine wholesome image could be tarnished. So they ask the detective to stay around so he could identify her. What they don't know is that the woman is Katie Robbins, one of the magazine's researchers and that she entered the room by "accident". When the detective identifies her and after having a few misconceived conversations with her, they suspect that she is trying to extort them, and she thinks that Tony's a nut.
Jerry Lewis is Kreton, a childish alien who, against his teacher's will leaves his planet to visit the Earth, and lands in the backyard of a famous television journalist who doesn't believe in U.F.O's and aliens. Wanting to study humans but not able to fully understand them, Kreton makes a mess out of it, generating a lot of comic situations.
An American stationed in Germany bets that he can make an icy entertainer fall for him.
A struggling Broadway actor suffers the ups and downs of trying to make it big, and soon learns the ropes of having to play hardball to get he wants.
French pirate Jean Lafitte tries to redeem his name helping the U.S. in the War of 1812.
A Western Marshall discovers the man who raped and murdered his wife is his best friend''''s son.
A woman marries her late sister''''s husband but finds true love with his son from an earlier marriage.
A singer with a criminal past gets drawn back into the mob.
An experienced bounty hunter helps a young sheriff learn the meaning of his badge.
Dramatization of the legendary battle between Wyatt Earp and the Clanton Gang.
A fake rainmaker melts the heart of a Kansas spinster while trying to save the town''s crops.
A pair of war veterans wreak havoc when they join the circus.
A grieving widow embarks on a new romance when she discovers her late husband had been cheating on her.
The famed vaudevillian puts his children in the act to keep the family together when his wife dies.
A mail-order bride faces the perils of life in the Amazon jungle, including a horde of soldier ants.
An aging woman recalls the affair that consumed her life.
A singer and his sidekick help an heiress who''s inherited a haunted mansion.
An industrialist (Joseph Cotton) and a pianist (Joan Fontaine) meet on a trip and fall in love. Through a quirk of fate, they are reported dead in a crash though they weren't on the plane. This gives them the opportunity to live together free from their previous lives. Unfortunately, this artificial arrangement leads to greater and greater stress. Eventually the situation collapses when they come to pursue their original, individual interests without choosing a common path.
A small-town reporter milks a local disaster to get back into the big time.
Donald Elwood meets after the war his former USO partner, Kitty McNeil, who is now a rich widow with a little child. She tries to evade her paternal grandmother, who wants her to live in a way according to the customs of her dead husband's class.
Epic re-telling of the story of the Biblical strongman laid low by love.
Danny Haley's bookie operation is shut down, so he and his pals need money; when Danny meets Arthur Winant, a sucker from out of town, he decoys him into a series of poker games where eventually Winant loses $5000 that isn't his...then hangs himself. But it seems Winant had a shadowy, protective elder brother who believes in personal revenge. And each of the card players in turn feels a faceless doom inexorably closing in. Dark streets and sexy torch-singer Fran lend ambience.
Based on the long-running radio show. Irma is a likeable airhead who meddles in her roommate's love-life. Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis, in their first screen appearance, are juice-bar operators who are discovered when a self-proclaimed manager hears Martin's golden voice. Irma's roommate wants to marry her rich boss, but instead falls in love with Martin.
A prim psychology professor fights to hide a murder she committed in self-defense.
Two years ago, hunting guide Mike Davis was with a client who trespassed on diamond company land and found a rich lode; Paul Vogel, sadistic commandant of company police, beat Mike nearly to death but failed to learn the location. Now Mike is back in Diamantstad, South African desert, and manager Martingale has a better idea: he hires delectable adventuress Suzanne to ferret out Mike's secret. But she soon finds she's playing with fire.
A neurotic invalid accidentally overhears a phone conversation plotting her own murder.
A baby photographer mistaken for a private eye ends up framed for murder.
Always the diplomat, Alex Hazen is slow to take sides in Europe of the 1920s and 1930s. Cassie Bowwman wants him to be more decisive and leaves him in Rome just as Mussolini is coming to power. There Alex marries Emily, daughter of a newspaper publisher who hires Cassie for his Paris bureau -- just before retiring form active management of his paper. Alex and Emily's son Sam, recently returned from active duty in World War II, learns the whole story one night in Washington when Emily invites Cassie to dinner. Sam has a story to tell, too.
A writer fights to overcome his addiction to liquor.
A group of veterans help a small-town fraud convince his family he was a war hero.
A 19th-century dentist sets out to find a painless method for pulling teeth in this true story.
During World War II, a 4F tries to help the woman he loves cover up a surprise pregnancy.
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