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|Also Known As:||Died:||February 27, 1958|
|Born:||July 23, 1891||Cause of Death:||heart attack|
|Birth Place:||New York City, New York, USA||Profession:||Producer ...|
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Cast (feature film)
Producer (feature film)
A tempestuous theatrical director tries to win back the star he created and then drove away.
A bond thief, a private eye and a drunken reporter wreak havoc on an ocean voyage.
A newspaperman tracks a runaway heiress on a madcap cross-country tour.
Feeling unloved, a dowager runs away and gets mixed up with jewel thieves.
A banker fights to keep his independence and protect his customers.
A ruthless attorney tries to make amends for convicting an innocent man.
On an ocean voyage, a librarian falls for a married man.
A heartless heiress seduces a hard-working reporter into a disastrous marriage.
Brother and sister Hugh and Anne Dixon pull their fake suicide scam on Jim Cardew. Hugh leaves a note for Jim to take care of Anne. After Jim proposes and leaves money to Anne, he learns of their scheme. Not revealing his knowledge he gets them to return with him to his desert hideout where he and his outlaw gang reside and from which the Dixon's only escape is 30 miles of desert on foot.
Romantic rivals vie to be the first to fly to the South Pole.
A convict trying to reform is torn between conflicting loyalties when he witnesses a murder behind bars.
A taxi dancer with a jealous husband finds herself falling for a wealthy client.
A gangster''''s moll tries to go straight to marry an honest man.
A phony faith healer fights the temptation to go straight when she falls for a blind man.
Dale and sidekick 'Swede' break up a stage robbery only to be arrested for the robbery. Escaping to a new town they make an enemy of Moore. When the Sheriff arrives looking for the two, Moore and his men go after them planning to kill them.
A West Point football star clashes with his commanding officer's wife when he's sent to Arizona.
A wealthy artist faces family pressure when he falls for a model with a past.
A gangster's wife, fearful that he is about to be murdered by his rivals, tips off the police to his whereabouts in order to save his life. Her husband, however, believes her reason was that she wanted him out of the way so she could have his best friend.
Returning from the war, Buck finds his younger brother in trouble. Trailing him he gets caught by Murdock who takes his letter of introduction to the Del Ray's. Posing as Buck, Murdock takes Del Ray's jewels and his daughter Jaunita. To effect Murdock's capture and to rescue Juanita, Buck now poses as Murdock.
A young woman inherits her father''''s financially troubled circus.
Nightclub entertainer Violet La Tour (Dorothy Revier) collapses during a performance in Sagebrush, Texas, and is taken to the ranch of Lon Dixon (Matt Moore). They fall in love and are married. Feeling deserted when Lon joins a posse in search of rustlers, she returns to New York. There, she is wooed by her agent, Maurice Kane (Alan Roscoe), but confirms her love for Lon when he comes to claim her.
Dissension arises between cattlemen in Osage County, Texas, and sheepherders who have settled there and use the same watering stream. Mart Dalton (Charles Morton), son of a wealthy cattleman, quarrels with and kills one of the settlers, thus placing Sheriff Larry Williams (Buck Jones) in a delicate position; for he is Mart's best friend and is engaged to Mart's sister June (Miriam Seeger). However, sworn to do his duty, he arrests Mart, incensing the cattlemen, who help Mart escape, leaving Larry wounded.
When cowpunchers Sim and Ranny get fired, Ranny heads for Shadow Ranch. Later on, Sim arrives just as Ranny is being buried. He then sets out to find the killer that shot him in the back.
A Marine flyer and his flight school mentor fall for the same beautiful nurse.
While marooned in the country, a Broadway star auditions incognito for the local little theatre.
Molly Kelly wants to marry a millionaire. When she runs into Andy Charles, heir to a restaurant fortune, she jumps at the chance and marries him. Andy's father if furious and disinherits them. Andy tries his hand at ditch digging to support his wife, but that doesn't work out.
Production Companies (feature film)
A law professor signs on as special prosecutor to take on the mob.
Fed up with Hollywood, a movie star enrolls in a small-town college.
When Bob Patterson arrives to buy cattle he gets caught up in Kenney's plan to take over Halliday's ranch. Kenney's gang led by Slade are keeping all cattle buyers away so Halliday will be unable to pay off his note. When Slade robs Halliday, Bob has a plan that will use the stolen bills to trap Kenney.
An opera manager tries to woo a soprano back to his company.
An heiress enlists a photographer to help clear her name of a murder charge.
A girl with a reputation falls for a wealthy playboy.
An Australian opera singer hires a husband so she can work in the U.S.
Four fugitives from a Chinese revolution discover a lost world of peace and harmony.
A cowboy movie star retires to Arizona to fight bad guys for real.
An orphan tries to help his Marine guardian with a romance.
A woman's two lives as small-town innocent and author of torrid romances collide.
A secretary gets the glamour treatment to win her boss'''' heart.
When he inherits a fortune, a small-town poet has to deal with the corruption of city life.
A criminal has plastic surgery done to change his identity but loses his memory during the operation.
The children of a divorcee and a widower try to keep their parents apart.
A hotshot reporter and a temperamental actress clash when he investigates the backer of her latest show.
A young woman saves her sister from marriage to an emperor that she doesn''''t love.
Anthony Halliday (Ralph Bellamy), brillant young surgeon, is forced to resign as chief of staff at a New York hospital when he is compelled to delay an appendectomy on the daughter of John Mitchell(Stanley Andrews), wealthy supporter of the hospital, because of an emergency operation he has to perform. The appendectomy is successful, but later complications cause the girl's death. Carol Andrews (Joan Perry), his fiancee, regards him as a failure and leaves him. Halliday, suffering from amnesia brought on by the shocks, drifts to Scranton, Pa.,where he gets work in the steel mill. He only remembers who he is when he finds himself bandaging some injured workers. The mill doctor, Miller (Edward LeSaint), asks him to become his assistant. Halliday remains at the mill under the name of John Davis. Because of many accidents at the mill, the smelter boss, Joe Kosovic (Fredrik Vogeding) is demoted. He becomes friendly with Halliday and invites him home for dinner, where he becomes attracted to Gerta (Gloria Shea), Joe school-teacher daughter. Accidents increase at the mill, and the mill's safety and personnel man, Brant (Fred Kohler), is ordered to investigate. Brant is actually in the pay of a rival firm trying to shut the mill. In school, Gerta hears Danny Brant (Georgie Billings) talking about a game called "Steel-Mill" that has a point of dropping bricks on people's heads. He sullenly refuses to tell Gerta that his father's conversations with his conspirators inspired it. Gerta inform Halliday about it, and he begins to investigate Brant's activities.
An unhappy executive gets a job as a butler on a lark, only to fall for the family cook.
When he's widowed, a puppeteer goes into hiding to maintain custody of his son.
Two competing air services battle each other while a mysterious death ray threatens the security of the world.
A female shopkeeper sacrifices everything to give her son a theatrical career.
A mob figure helps launch a singer's career only to lose her to a younger man.
When a small-town girl's boyfriend leaves in disgrace, gossips spread false reports of her pregnancy.
When Edith overhears Bart's plan to rob the bank she informs Ken. But she is also overheard and when Ken goes to investigate, Bart's Henchman Prod frames him for the robbery. Thrown in jail, Ken's pal Pedro arrives with a plan to get him out.
An escaped convict tries to keep ahead of the law while starring in a dancing act.
An evil twin brother disposes of his enemies in a secret death chamber on his estate.
Munro and his gang control the valley and are driving away all nesters. Johnny arrives, and taking an interest in Barbara McGrail, decides to help the nesters. He receives unexpected help from Barbara's uncle who is posing as Salty Smith, one of Munro's hired guns. Salty thinks Munro killed his brother and is out to get proof.
An ace reporter tracks the man who killed the D.A. to an ocean liner.
A stunt pilot fights to rescue his girlfriend from racketeers.
An ex-convict tries to connect with the daughter who doesn't even know he exists.
Larry O'Roark is a boxer who's insanely posssesive and jealous of his fiancee, Jo. the sight of her and her employer, Mr. Lambert, at ringside during his big fight distracts Larry and he is knocked out. He then promises never to be jealous again and marries Jo. When she realizes that they're broke she asks Lambert for a job (she had quit on marrying Larry.) One thing leads to another and Larry, enraged with jealousy, end up killing Lambert. He then wanders off in a daze, and Jo takes the rap for the murder. Larry descends from his amnesiac fog just in time to interrupt the announcement of the jury's verdict in Jo's trial. then it's off to the chair for Larry. Or is it?
An aspiring opera singer and her mentor fight so much they barely realize they''re in love.
To improve her image, a fan dancer "adopts" an old woman to be her mother.
Broadway's most successful producer, John Forrester (Walter Connolly, character actor who was first-billed in six films in the mid-1930s), is deeply in love with his wife Margaret (Doris Kenyon)and dreams of the future when his son Jack (played in age order by Scotty Beckett, Macon Jones and Robert Young) will step into his shoes. He sails to England to produce a show but the ship strikes a derelict wreckage and is sinking rapidly. In the ensuing wild panic, Forrester saves many lives, until finally, panic stricken by sudden fear, he dons a woman's clothes and is among the rescued. On the coast of Newfouldland, the villagers, not aware of his true identity, curse him but he is befriended by Alec (Hobart Bosworth)who helps him conceal his identity. With a planned story of his survival, he returns to New York but cannot face his family or friends after he sees the plaque to his heroism on his New York theatre. Deciding to remain thought of as dead, he becomes a derelict himself, surviving on odd jobs as he watches from afar his now-grown son (Robert Young)begin his career as a producer. The son meets with failure and Forrester, claiming to be an old friend of his father, goes to him and renders assistance as Jack works on a new play. It is a success and Jack brings his mother to meet his mentor. She recognizes him as her husband and, after Jack has left the room, the two of them decide they still have happiness ahead of them, without Jack having to know the truth.
An heiress and her brother-in-law defy her father by going into horse racing.
A newspaperman tracks a runaway heiress on a madcap cross-country tour.
A female lawyer is torn between her career and her husband''''s ego.
A gangster helps an old apple-vendor pose as a society woman to fool her visiting daughter.
When a vaudeville hoofer hits the big time, he neglects the wife who helped put him there.
A taxi dancer tries to pick up the pieces when her marriage to a millionaire playboy collapses.
An ambitious film director transforms a Brooklyn-born actress into a Swedish temptress.
A nightclub singer tries to rehabilitate a wealthy playboy.
An American missionary falls in love with a Chinese warlord.
A plucky stewardess risks her life marrying a daredevil pilot.
A police inspector investigates the murder of a man who prophesied his own death.
A young congressman tries to rid Washington of corruption while courting a senator''''s daughter.
A taxi driver falls for a sassy New York con girl.
A Federal Agent goes undercover in prison to break up a drug syndicate.
A police commissioner investigates the murder of a nightclub owner who was under police protection.
Film Production - Main (feature film)
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