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|Also Known As:||Died:||July 30, 1968|
|Born:||January 11, 1894||Cause of Death:||stroke|
|Birth Place:||Boston, Massachusetts, USA||Profession:||Director ...|
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A madcap woman's guardian angel tries to save her marriage.
A divorced couple finds it impossible to stay out of each other's lives.
After being drafted, an opera star falls for his sergeant's sister.
Based on the famed W.W.II cartoons: Lowbrow G.I.s Willie and Joe, on the Italian front, are good soldiers in combat, but meet the antics of gung-ho Captain Johnson and other military snafus with a barrage of wry comments. On a 3-day pass in Naples, Joe's penchant for wine and women involves the pair with luscious Emi Rosso and her moonshiner father, whose tangled affairs land them in ever deeper trouble.
In 1928, Big Ed Hanley (Paul Douglas), boss of a gang of Chicago racketeers, has money and power, but he is bored. Watching some kids play in the park, he sees Ruth Manning (Jean Peters) and is interested at once. He tells her he has a couple of kids and gives her the job of taking care of them. He moves Mamie (Joan Davis) in as a housekeeper, but the best he can scrape up as a son is Harry, a pint-sized monster. A couple of henchmen sent by to rub Big Ed out by his rival, Pretty Willie (Cesar Romero), are relieved of their hardware by Quentin (Arthur Treacher), Ed's butler, and Bugs, his right-hand man. They march them downstairs, supposedly to drop in the river, but actually leave them in a very nice jail maintained by Ed for gangsters who drop by to rub him out. Ed's problems include keeping Ruth, who has begun to like him, from finding out about his activities, increasing his family and keeping uninvited guests from dropping by.
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?
The French Surete and private eye Higgins are after a killer who uses innocent young Americans in a crooked gambling racket, and who sets sail on an ocean liner that also carries inept scoutmaster Freddie Hunter and his troop of boys. Freddie, who's been a "boy scout" too long, has designs on gorgeous Duchess Alexandria. The boys, far better organized than Freddie, are determined to save him from himself. But who will save Freddie from being the killer's next victim?
The goddess of the dance comes to Earth to take over a musical lampooning the gods.
A female psychiatrist who's sworn off love falls for a handsome veteran.
An astronomer's neglected wife takes up astrology and a handsome astrologer.
A Broadway producer finds fame with his new act -- a dancing caterpillar.
Two sisters - one smart, one pretty - move to New York to build careers.
A woman running a trucking company falls for the reporter out to expose her business practices.
A stage star''''s dreams of retirement conflict with her playwright husband''''s need for a hit -- with her starring.
A prizefighter who died before his time is reincarnated as a tycoon with a murderous wife.
A new bride insists on postponing the wedding night until she and her husband are sure it''''s forever.
A man-hating author and a woman-hating doctor have to pretend they're married.
An English professor helps a waitress take a dream vacation in Paris.
The mayor's secretary competes with her homicide detective fiancé's devotion to his job.
While working on a simple case, married private eyes uncover a murder.
A law professor signs on as special prosecutor to take on the mob.
A 19th century con artist rises from medicine shows to Wall Street.
Casino operator Johnny Lamb hires down-on-her-luck socialite Lucille Sutton as his casino hostess, in order to help her and to improve casino income. But Lamb's pals fear he may follow Lucille onto the straight-and-narrow path, which would not be good for business. So they hire Gert Malloy and Dictionary McKinney, a pair of con-artists, to manipulate Johnny back off the path of righteousness.
When her fiancée Buck Gonzales is killed, dance hall queen Cleo Borden inherits his wealth. Included are oil wells supervised by British engineer Carrington, whom Cleo sets out to win by becoming a "lady." She races her horse in Buenos Aires, gains social position by loveless marriage to bankrupt Colton, and even sings in an opera. But when she meets Carrington again, he's become the Earl of Stratton...
A big-time gambler picks up a young girl as security on an IOU.
An innkeeper''''s daughter falls for a British deserter during the American revolution.
A night club singer hosts a children''''s radio show in hopes of finding the child she gave up years earlier.
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About life inside the US Army's Iraq Simulation in California's Mojave Desert. It follows one Army Battalion's efforts to pacify the town of Medina Wasl, one of thirteen villages in the simulation, as it tips precariously on the brink of civil war.
A saloon singer fights off smugglers, an escaped con and a Salvation Army officer out to reform her.
A rejected suitor leaves town and gets mixed up in an international chase.
Four disillusioned Army buddies roam post-WWI Europe.
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)
Hajj, a rascally beggar on the periphery of the court of Baghdad, schemes to marry his daughter to royalty and to win the heart of the queen of the castle himself.
A young French girl falls in love with an English flight pilot during World War I.
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