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|Also Known As:||Died:||November 8, 1962|
|Born:||September 26, 1886||Cause of Death:|
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Cast (feature film)
Russ Ward, after 30 years of producing Broadway plays, is ready to quit. His secretary, Ellie Brown, on being given notice, tells him she loves him. Russ proceeds to turn this into a hit play starring Ellie and romance her in a May-December affair.
A man tries to deal with his brother's drug addiction and his growing attraction to the man's wife.
A man returns to wreak vengeance against a cattle baron and claim the land that is rightfully his.
Ma and Pa, along with daughter Rosie, go off to Hawaii in answer to cousin Rodney's call for help running his pineapple farm while he recovers from an illness. Pa soon causes a major explosion and gets himself kidnapped.
Crystal 'Chris' Benson, a single mother in a small New Mexico town, senses a shadowy menace stalking her in the night. She acquires a gun and makes arrangements anticipating her own death, tape-recording a message for her teenage daughter which (in flashback) tells of her involvement with Steve Blackford, who has very good reason to hate her. Chris is determined and resourceful, but Steve has had 18 years to plan revenge. Doom closes in...
The "Silver Kid" is an orphan who is deputized by the marshal of Silver City to help rid the town of a gang of gold mine claim-jumpers who will kill anyone who stands in their way.
A faded rodeo star mentors a younger rider but falls for his wife.
When they''re drafted, the Bowery Boys set out to solve a murder.
A married man''s passion for a young woman leads to tragedy.
An embittered woman seeks escape in marriage, only to fall for her husband's best friend.
The four Jennings brothers are Lawyers. When Al has a brother murdered, he goes after the murderer. He outdraws him but a witness says it was murder. Escaping the Sheriff he take refuge on a cattle ranch only to learn all the hands are rustlers. With a price on his head Al joins them and becomes an outlaw. His fame grows as does the reward for his capture.
A shipping magnate uses murder to escape an old debt.
A bank teller reaps the rewards of saving a gangster's life, but can't reveal where he got the money.
When an FBI agent goes undercover in the Communist Party, his wife and friends question his patriotism.
A newspaper reporter and a bunch of scientists fly a rocket to Mars just to find out that Martians look exactly like us. Mars is running low on one of their natural resources (Corium), and plan to steal the Earth astronauts' rocket and conquer Earth. The Martian underground helps the Earthmen stop the insidious plan.
When Queenie Hart brings her cattle to a lawless town be sold, town boss Drake gets the Cattle Inspector to declare them infected. To fight back, Queenie's foreman Bill gets the Warden to release three prisoners into his custody. With women now able to vote, Queenie gets them to elect Bill Sheriff. They are now ready to take on Drake and his men but one of the prisoners is a double-crosser.
The head of the Texas Ranger enlists two convicts to track an outlaw band.
Three men pursue a shipboard romance with a woman they think is an heiress.
A child is left mute by the sight of her stepmother's murder.
A doting father faces mountains of bills and endless trials when his daughter marries.
A Native American Civil War hero returns home to fight for his people.
An inventor's unbreakable glass attracts the attention of businessmen and gangsters.
A psychopath draws her doctor into her murderous schemes.
To appease his family, a retired baseball player signs up for umpire school.
The owner of a gambling casino tries to win back his estranged wife and child.
An heiress gets back at the reporter who pretended to romance her to get a story.
True story of Monty Stratton, the baseball star who fought to continue his career after losing a leg.
Grant Jordan, bachelor botany professor, marries Katie, a widow with three kids, despite the machinations of Grant's former girlfriend Minna. But on the wedding day, Aunt Jo, who was to babysit, breaks a leg; so the kids come along on the honeymoon. After misadventures en route, they make it to the Grand Canyon, only to find Minna there, still scheming.
Two cowboys try to help the new schoolteacher when she's accosted by bandits.
Outlaws attempting to kidnap Steve Blaine (Riley Hill) from a stagecoach are ran off by the sharpshooting of his sister, Sally (Reno Browne) and rescuers Jimmy Wakely (Jimmy Wakely) and Cannonball Taylor (Dub Taylor). Steve is investigating his father's sudden death after charges of theft from the Sloan (Ted Adams)/Carson (Dennis Moore) mine. Sloan is killed after Wakely learns that ore is being smuggled across the Mexican border into the mine, and then sold at the higher U.S. prices.
A pair of thieves swindle their way through the gay ''90s.
A stranded carnival dancer takes on a corrupt political boss when she marries into small-town society.
Cowhand Drake (Myron Healey) discovers gold on the ranch of his boss, Joe Stuart (George Chesebro) and makes a deal with crooked lawyer Mel Porter (Douglas Evans)to induce Stuart to sell. The latter refuses, and also orders Bill Cameron (Keith Richards) not to see his daughter Laurie (Kay Morley) again. Foreman Johnny Mack (Johnny Mack Brown), after intervening, quits after he sees Stuart hit Laurie while quarreling over her proposed marriage to Cameron. Peddler Alibi Terhune (Max Terhune) witnesses the killing of Stuart by Clem Kettering (Zon Murray), hired by Porter, and is taken prisoner. Cameron is blamed for Stuart's killing, escapes jail, but is persuaded by Johnny to go back and stand trial. Johnny rescues Alibi and the two work together on clearing Cameron's name, and bringing the real culprits to justice.
An embittered veteran tracks down a POW camp informer.
Athletic adaptation of Alexandre Dumas' classic adventure about the king's musketeers and their mission to protect France.
A ruthless gambler's rise to power is cut short by character flaws.
An actor starring as Othello opposite his wife finds the character''s jealous rage taking over his mind off-stage.
A faithful dog helps his master''s father win a mayoral race.
A bellboy masquerades as a spy and lands behind enemy lines during the Civil War.
When power-hungry Faulkner and Leroux want to divide Texas into smaller sections, instead of allowing it to enter the Union as a single state, Gary Conway and the Texas Rangers must step in to thwart their chicanery.
Dim-witted blowhard, Melvin G. Ashton, is a US Senator who wants to be President. He hires Lew Gibson, a talented PR man who gets Ashton in newsreels and on the front page, never thinking he'll win. But Ashton has a secret weapon: a diary documenting every shady deal his party's made for 35 years. With the diary, he blackmails the party leaders to support his candidacy, and he's on his way to the nomination. An unseen political enemy is after the diary, using the young and lovely Valerie Shepherd to get into the Senator's room, and Lew's fiancTe, reporter Poppy McNaughton thinks she can get her hands on it, too, and stop Ashton. Will the otherwise unemployable dope become President?
A childlike oaf becomes the greatest star in baseball.
Cheerful outlaw Charlie Boles leaves former partners Lance and Jersey and heads for California, where the Gold Rush is beginning. Soon, a lone gunman in black is robbing Wells Fargo gold shipments. One fateful day, the stage he robs carries old friends Lance and Jersey...and notorious dancer Lola Montez, coming to perform in Sacramento. Black Bart and Lance become rivals for both Lola's favors and Wells Fargo's gold.
Newlywed city slickers decide to give country life a try as chicken farmers.
An Irish rascal and inveterate gambler uses his considerable skills at the gaming tables of New Orleans to become fabulously rich.
When she goes to work for a congressman, a Minnesota farm girl takes Washington by storm.
An innocent trucker takes it on the lam when he's accused of robbery.
An English convict girl sent to the colonies gets mixed up in the war with the Indians.
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 British farm girl fights to train a difficult horse for the Grand National Steeplechase.
A bandit from the gold fields moves to San Francisco and tries to go straight.
A lady''s maid marries a man whose prospects push her into high society.
A college boy has to cope with a pair of beautiful twins.
An Allied sympathizer discovers his twin brother is a Nazi spy.
A magician turns detective to investigate murder and a phony seance.
A fighter''s hard-drinking father gets his son mixed up with the underworld.
A reformed jewel thief helps detectives track down a criminal.
Love trips up an ambulance-chasing lawyer.
A Harvard man romances a coed from a nearby college.
A glamorous woman takes over a newspaper and clashes with the editor.
An ocean liner sinks off Honolulu and Allen Colby, heir to millions, is presumed dead...but local sleuth Charlie Chan is not so sure, and flies to San Francisco to investigate further. Somehow, the missing Colby is there ahead of him...but is knifed in the back before seeing anyone. Further events revolve around spiritualist Mrs. Lowell, her family of suspicious characters, and the spooky, untenanted Colby mansion, where the body turns up during a seance!
A girl (Jewell) accused of killing her father is defended unsuccessfully by a flashy lawyer (Whalen) and successfully by a new, straightforward one (Trevor).
Rose Carlton is the kept woman of Chan Lo, who takes her from walking the streets to pacing the floors of her high rent apartment. Rose ends up killing Chan and boards a ship where burly sea captain Bull Brackett takes a shine to her. When he finds out she killed Chan, he blackmails her into coming
A hard-drinking reporter specializes in murder cases, until he becomes a suspect in one himself.
Perry Mason tries to stay on the wagon while investigating the murder of a crooked beauty contest promoter.
Murder charges threaten an actress's marriage plans.
A guilt-ridden pilot finds a new outlook on life when he falls for a society girl.
Rogers plays a small town banker in the 1890s whose chief rival is the deacon (Middleton) with whom he has traded horse flesh. Taylor is a bank teller who places a winning $4,500 bet on a 10-1 harness racing horse, making him Rogers' bank partner.
Boyhood friends grow up on opposite sides of the law.
Impoverished newlyweds travel from the country to Berlin to find success. At first, things look rosy, but when the Pinnebergs discover that the husband's stepmother--with whom they are now living--is a notorious madame, groom and pregnant bride must take to the road.
Opening with a credit line that reads "Entire production conceived, created and directed by George White," a film evolves where the only plot line is a thin backstage romance between Jimmy Martin (Rudy Vallee) and Kitty Donnelly (Alice Faye)in and around a dozen or more sketches, revues, black-outs and singing and dancing turns. Made before the birth of the production code, reviewers of the day found much to object about in the implications of Alice Faye's "Nasty Man" song with the Meglin Kiddies, and the dog action in the "Your Dog Loves My Dog" number by Vallee, Faye, Jimmy Durante and Dixie Dunbar. The geometric dance arrangements used in the Vallee, Durante and Cliff Edwards "Every Day Is Father's Day" was not cause for Busby Berkeley to lose any sleep.
Three con artists dupe two Olympians into serving as editors of a new magazine which is a front for salacious stories and pictures.
Cal Weston (Ken Maynard), after an absence of many years (in a remake of his 1930 Universal film "The Fighting Legion"), rides into Mesa to visit his father, co-partner of the town bank with Jud Winters (James Marcus.) Cal discovers the sheriff (Jack Rockwell) and the coroner, Doctor Crandall (Clarence Geldert)in his father's office examining his body with Crandall rendering a verdict of suicide. Cal knows it wasn't suicide as the gun is in his right hand and John Weston was left handed, and he cautions Winters, the only person in town who knows his true identity, not to reveal it. Cal then begins his quest to find the killer and the motive, a quest hampered when the bank's crooked bookkeeper Martin Carter (Niles Welch)has his henchman Burl Adams (Al Bridge)and two accomplices (Merrill McCormick and Lew Meehan)ambush and shoot the examiner (Robert Walker) from the country seat, and then has a fake examiner declare that the bank has been looted by John Weston, and Carter declares that Cal, whose true identity has been learned, knows where the money is. Maynard, as usual, gets tied up in order his give his horse "Tarzan" a chance at untying the sugar-coated, loosely tied rope.
A cowboy fighting to save his land is framed for murder.
A small-town flirt jilts her soldier boyfriend, but changes her mind when he returns from the front a blind man.
Steve Tuttle (Charles Jones), the titular lazybones, takes on the responsibility of raising a fatherless girl, causing a scandal in his small town. Many years later, having returned from World War I, he discovers that he loves the grown-up girl.
A young cowhand befriends a disreputable gambler and pulls him out of some trouble. Hoping to square things with his new friend, the gambler seeks to warn him about the cowhand's fiancTe, about whom the gambler knows some unsavory details.
A farmer, unhappy with his life, decides to go the city to try and make his fortune. He takes a friend along with him. The two of them become successful, but that success brings other, unforeseen problems into their lives.
Film Production - Main (feature film)
A documentary concerning the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy in June 5, 1968 on the evening of his victory in the California Democratic primary. Presents evidence and critical discrepancies showing that Sirhan Sirhan, convicted of the murder, may not really be the assassin.
A live special examining the possible connection between the assassinations of President John F. Kennedy and Senator Robert Kennedy. Includes archival footage, a dramatic reenactment and an interview with director Oliver Stone.
This comedic short film offers a behind-the-scenes look at studio lots.
In this short film, Nostradamus predicts the fate of dictators Mussolini and Hitler.
This comedic short looks at annoying movie-going habits that disrupt the viewing experience.
In this short film, a young shoeshine boy tries to raise money to purchase a second-hand bugle.
This short film, part of the U.S. pro-war movement, suggests citizens avoid listening to rumors during wartime.
This short film focuses on a gangster who tries to get a cooked mayor re-elected.
This short film details the life of Clara Barton, founder of the Red Cross.
This short film takes a look at strange yet still existing laws in the U.S.A.
This short film focuses on the story of Ignaz Philipp Semmelweis, a physician that realized the death of new mothers could be reduced through the washing of hands.
O. Henry''s short story "The Cop and the Anthem" is adapted in this musical short.
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