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|Also Known As:||Died:||December 29, 1971|
|Born:||March 20, 1884||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Chicago, Illinois, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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An experienced gunman and a peace-loving tenderfoot clash with a Western bully.
A young lawyer from the wrong side of town tries to break into society.
Toward the end of his life F. Scott Fitzgerald is writing for Hollywood studios to be able to afford the cost of an asylum for his wife. He is also struggling against alcoholism. Into his life comes the famous gossip columnist.
A political boss faces changing times as he runs for re-election.
A sportswriter and a fashion designer have a lot of adjusting to do when they marry in haste.
Ma and the kids head back to the Ozarks for a visit with Uncle Sedge (essentially a Pa Kettle replacement). He's working his way through a twenty years long relationship with Miss Bedelia Baines.
A mysterious hypnotist (Chester Morris) reverts his beautiful assistant (Marla English) back into the form of a prehistoric sea monster that she was in a past life.
A German freighter captain tries to elude the British in the early days of World War II.
Inmates and staff at a posh asylum clash over love and lunacy.
A girl vocalist and her apartment manager get mixed up in a creepy Park Avenue murder and find themselves facing danger at every turn.
A Broadway artiste turns a faded film star's comeback vehicle into an artsy flop.
An unscrupulous movie producer uses everyone around him in his climb to the top.
Ranchers in New Mexico have to face Indians and bandits.
A Washington hostess takes an assignment as ambassador to the world''''s smallest nation.
A silent-screen swashbuckler finds love while trying to adjust to the coming of sound.
A married man''''s passion for a young woman leads to tragedy.
Jordan Blake (a widower) is a successful Broadway Producer who has always been to busy for his children, Barbara and Jerry. Girlfriend, Carolina a musical comedy star, urges Jordan to take his kids on a vacation and get to know them before they are all grown up. Is Jordan already too late?
Country bumpkin Aaron Slick (Alan Young) has been unsuccessfully courting pretty young widow Josie Beery (Dinah Shore) for years. Josie yearns for a fling in the big city. With $20,000 from a crooked deal stashed in their trunk, Bill Merridew (Robert Merrill) and his "kissing cousin" Gladys (Adele Jergens), stars, in a relative sense, of a touring tent show stop at Josie's farm. Merridew, actually hiding out, thinks there is oil on the farm and Aaron, knowing otherwise, tricks him into buying the farm for a large sum. Josie takes the money and runs to Chicago, with Merridew, realizing he was tricked, in hot pursuit. Aaron arrives in time to keep Josie from letting Merridew "invest" her money.
A controversial doctor gets mixed up with an unwed mother.
A society jewel thief falls for one of her marks.
Rich, eccentric T.J. Banner adopts a feral cat who becomes an affectionate pet. Then T.J. dies, leaving to Rhubarb most of his money and a pro baseball team, the Brooklyn Loons. When the team protests, publicist Eric Yeager convinces them Rhubarb is good luck. But Eric's fiancée Polly seems to be allergic to cats, and the team's success may mean new hazards for Rhubarb.
The legendary opera singer fights to win his place in society.
In 1858 France, Emperor Louis Napoleon (David Bond) sends Captain Renault (George Montgomery) of the Royal Dragoons, Minister La Roche (Berry Kroeger) and Major Nicolet (William Conrad) to Normandy in search of the members of a group of rebels. A Masked Cavalier (Paula Corday), the niece, Lady Christianne, of the Marquis De Montableau (Robert Warwick), announces at a secret meeting of the Normandy underground leaders that the fabled treasure of Monte Cristo was willed to her and she will use it to finance their cause. Her uncle, the only one who can decipher the symbols on the sword of Monte Cristo, the key to the treasure, derides her stand against the Emperor. La Roche takes possession of the sword and has the Marquis put into the dungeon. Christianne, as the Masked Cavalier, regains the sword from La Roche, but Captain Renault apprehends her and returns to sword to La Roche.
A deported gangster causes problems for guests at a Mexican resort.
During post civil war, southern veterans move wet to find money to rebuild their homes and are continuously harassed.
A psychopath draws her doctor into her murderous schemes.
A lawyer's path to the top is blocked by his allergy to alcohol.
A doting father faces mountains of bills and endless trials when his daughter marries.
Lassie helps an embittered woman find happiness with an orphaned boy.
In 1924, stage-struck Boston blueblood Hannah Adams picks up musical star Tim O'Connor and takes him home for dinner. One thing leads to another, and when Tim's show rolls on to Chicago a new Mrs. O'Connor comes along as incompetent chorus girl. Hollywood beckons, and we follow the star careers of the O'Connor family in silents and talkies. Includes good imitation "silents" with classic cameo by Buster Keaton.
A small-town seductress notifies her three best friends that she has run off with one of their husbands.
A crusading district attorney sells his soul to the devil to fight corruption.
A crusading district attorney sells his soul to the devil to fight corruption.
A romantic country girl sacrifices her marriage when she thinks she's found true love.
When heiress Jean Courtland attempts suicide, her fiancée Elliott Carson probes her relationship to John Triton. In flashback, we see how stage mentalist Triton starts having terrifying flashes of true precognition. His partner, Whitney Courtland, uses Triton's talent to make money; but Triton's inability to prevent what he foresees, causes him to break up the act and become a hermit. Years later, Triton has new visions and desperately tries to prevent tragedies in the Courtland family. Can his warnings succeed against suspicion, unbelief, and inexorable fate?
The life and campaigns of the Maid of Orleans.
Thinking he may have caused the death of his commanding officer Captain Daniels in Tunisia, Rocky visits Daniels' widow. She falls for him, he falls for her, she encourages him to go to West Point. While there he faces serious disciplinary review for having forced a plebe into resigning. He may even be court-martialled.
A corrupt publisher tries to frame a career-driven editor for murder.
A punch-drunk prizefighter living on the Bowery takes in an orphaned boy.
A spirited widow rents a haunted cottage and builds an emotional bond with the resident ghost.
When she goes to work for a congressman, a Minnesota farm girl takes Washington by storm.
A man remains young and handsome while his portrait shows the ravages of age and sin.
A soldier returning from World War II finds love with a lady swimmer.
A detective suspects foul play in a series of accidental deaths.
Twain moves from Mississippi riverboats to the Gold Rush to literary immortality.
This movie shows us the rise of Adolf Hitler from a small radical political adventurer to the dictator of Germany in the way of a gangster film. Exept for some minor inaccuracies the historical facts are given in a correct way.
The inhabitants of a boarding house fear the new lodger is Jack the Ripper.
A private eye hunts for the talking bird that holds the key to a murder.
Nazi agents use a headless ghost as a front.
An independent driver organizes other truckers to fight a corrupt executive.
The Western hero takes on a ruthless land baron whose henchmen killed his best friend.
A criminal gang turns patriotic to track down a Nazi spy ring.
The body count rises during the competition for a family inheritance.
The FBI tracks Nazi agents to a luxury hotel.
Hoods kidnap an honest doctor to patch up one of their own.
Two reporters take on a murder ring at the state pen.
The Younger Brothers become outlaws to fight off carpetbaggers.
A thriller writer tries to impress a young woman by pretending to be tied to a murder.
A scientist's invisibility formula gets him in trouble with the police.
A young innocent's surprise inheritance causes problems with her poor but proud boyfriend.
A reporter's fraudulent story turns a tramp into a national hero and makes him a pawn of big business.
An undercover cop finds himself on the wrong side of the law when the mob discovers his true identity.
A hardened crook behind bars comes up against a reform-minded warden.
Society sleuth Philo Vance tangles with foreign agents when he investigates the murder of an aircraft manufacturer.
True story of the German scientist who devoted his life to curing syphilis.
An entrepreneur builds an international news agency.
In the Canadian wilderness, an accused murderer takes the place of a dead Mountie.
An insurance investigator gets caught between cops and crooks when he hides the beneficiary of a million-dollar policy.
An embezzler''''s wife begs his boss for forgiveness, only to fall in love with him.
A lady spy uses a British nobleman''s home in her undercover work for the Germans.
A brave young policeman single-handedly takes on a vicious criminal gang.
A college professor turns songwriter and falls for his lyricist.
A surgeon unjustly sent to Devil's Island fights to survive harsh treatment.
A government agent battles smugglers.
A young boxer flees to farming country when he thinks he's killed an opponent in the ring.
After digging up the dirt on local politicians, a newswoman decides to run for office.
A crusading reporter becomes a hardened convict when he's framed.
A lady doctor gets mixed up with a criminal gang.
American spies try to steal Nazi secrets from a moving train.
A football scout tries to get a legendary runner back into the game.
A jockey trains a blind horse for the Grand National.
Secret Service agents try to solve the theft of treasury banknote plates.
A flighty heiress discovers inner strength when she develops a brain tumor.
A teen-aged sleuth tries to clear one of her father's friends of a murder charge.
A novice lawyer must defend a killer.
A waiter becomes a singing prizefighter.
A young boy's lookalike lands him in hot water.
A dizzy young girl falls into crime but wins her lawyer's heart.
Three western girls make unhappy marriages at the turn of the century.
A prison chaplain tries to help a man framed for murder prove his innocence.
Even a jail term for contempt can''''t keep reporter Torchy Blane from investigating the case of a murdered department store owner.
A detective tries to solve a murder in a house full of suspects.
A lumberman takes on pirates out to plunder the forest.
Three childhood friends get mixed up with gangsters.
Female reporter Torchy Blane tries to crack a counterfeiting case.
An insurance man tangles with a fraud ring.
A missing boy's lookalike takes his place and raises havoc.
A singing cowboy turns out to be a tenderfoot.
A businessman buys trouble when he hires his wife''s best friend as his secretary.
A reporter tries to win her editor's heart by solving a murder case.
An ambitious reporter forces her policeman boyfriend to let her help with a murder case.
A singing bandleader signs on with an all-girls band.
A Broadway producer puts on a show at his alma mater.
A prison inmate is framed for killing a con who once tried to kidnap his daughter.
A rising film star pays a steep price when she marries a prince for publicity.
A gullible "angel" sinks money into a doomed play.
A blackmailer's murder tears apart a well-off family.
A singing secret agent tracks down renegades at President Lincoln''''s request.
After causing his friend's death, an animal trainer marries the man's daughter to atone.
A reporter exposes corruption on a southern chain gang.
An escaped convict's bride joins forces with the FBI.
The publicity romance between a prizefighter and a showgirl turns into the real thing.
At the urging of his ambitious girlfriend, a salesman starts hawking tractors.
A sea captain has to live up to his tall tales when he''''s attacked by gangsters.
A henpecked husband tries to help his daughter marry the man she loves and his wife loathes.
Perry Mason looks into a trio of murders heralded by the shriek of a cat.
Perry Mason''''s honeymoon with Della Street is interrupted by the murder of a scandal-sheet publisher.
A playwright in search of solitude is besieged by three women.
Napoleon's younger brother falls for a girl from Baltimore.
Small-time hoods turn nursemaid when a gangster's daughter is orphaned.
An insurance investigator tries to track down an arsonist.
An abused wife flees her husband and finds love, but at a price.
A cabaret entertainer shifts her operations to New Orleans and becomes exceedingly popular with the local men.
In an exclusive Swiss school for young girls, Crista Storm (Dorothy Wilson) discovers she is going to have a baby, and keeps the secret from everyone but her lover, David Perrin (Douglass Montgomery), a young medical student. Having been in the private school most of her life, she can't confide in her father (Walter Connolly) whom she hardly knows and, while he wishes to but can't afford to marry her, David can't get the approval of his father.
The King of a small European country, just a boy, takes an interest in Tom Reed's wild west show. Tom puts on a special show just for the King and the two become friends. When the King takes Tom's advise instead of the Count's, the Count has the King kidnaped planning to kill him. When Tom learns of the Kings disappearance he and his troop of men, without any real bullets for their guns, ride off to rescue him.
Gwynplaine, son of Lord Clancharlie, has a permanent smile carved on his face by the King, in revenge for Gwynplaine's father's treachery. Gwynplaine is adopted by a travelling showman and becomes a popular idol. He falls in love with the blind Dea. The king dies, and his evil jester tries to destroy or corrupt Gwynplaine. Unlike in the original story by Victor Hugo, the lovers escape to France.
In this silent film, a French adventurer fights to save a young innocent forced into a life of prostitution.
In this silent short, a man tries to rescue a young beauty from marrying a rich man she doesn't love.
In this light comedy, Bill, a simple minded and shy cowhand wearing ragged cothes is the butt of the other cowhand's jokes. When the ranch payroll is stolen he heads after them. When the two robbers corner him he ducks as they fire and they shoot each other. Seeing how well he has done. the others send him alone to the cabin where a kidnaper holds the rancher's daughter, but with an unloaded gun.
A young girl is seduced and raped by an older middle class man in Victorian England. After moving on with her path, she gets married. All is well until her husband discovers her past. Leading her on a life of wandering, murder, and execution.
Angela comes to Hollywood with only two things: Her dream to become a movie star, and Grandpa. She leaves an Aunt, a brother, Grandma, and her longtime boyfriend back in Centerville. Despite seeing major movie stars around every corner, and knocking on every casting office door in town, at the end of her first day she is still unemployed. To her horror, when she arrives back at their hotel, she finds that Grandpa has been cast in a movie by William DeMille and quickly becomes a star during the ensuing weeks. Her family, worried that Angela and Grandpa are getting into trouble, come to Hollywood to drag them back home. In short order Aunt, Grandma, brother, boyfriend and even the parrot become superstars, but Angela is still unemployed...
In this silent film, a vacationing Englishman steps in for the kidnapped king of a small European nation.
On the run from punishment for a crime committed by his brother, Bertie Cecil (alias Lewis Victor) joins the French Foreign Legion. In Algeria, he becomes the hated rival of his commander, Chateauroy, who despises Victor's breeding and also competes for the same woman. Victor is beloved of Cigarette, an Algerian camp follower, who saves his life, though he love another.
In this silent film, a young Argentine fights for France, his father''''s country, in World War I.
Nancy Lee is a well-bred member of the Virginia aristocracy. Her father forbids her marriage to the man she loves for reasons of social inequality. She consents to marry a wealthy man on her social plane in order to help her family out of difficulty, but he eventually leaves her a desolate widow in New York. Her efforts to extricate herself from this dilemma further subject her to shame, and disaster looms unless the young man she loved can save her.
The film tells the story of a noble but poor woman who arrives at Boston in the 17th century. There she marries an old but quite rich doctor but does not become happy.
Fortune-hunting Renee Delaveaux marries the Count de Carney to get her hands on his money. But she falls into a liaison with the Count's ward, Pierre Cavereaux, a handsome young soldier. Pierre, however, betrays her by seducing and marrying the Count's niece Bella. The furious Renee brings the quadrangle crashing down when she attempts murder.
This short film dramatizes the events that led to Francis Scott Key writing the words to "The Star-Spangled Banner." Vitaphone Release 7557-7558.
This short film promotes the U.S. war effort at home in a small town.
This short film provides a historical revue of vaudeville performances. Vitaphone Release 1077A.
When a beauty queen tries to make it in Hollywood, she learns stardom comes at a price in this short film. Vitaphone Release 88-89A.
In this comedic short, things take a turn for the worse when an unwanted relative comes to visit his sister in the city.
Short subject on the part that the pony express played during the election of President Lincoln and the news of the Civil War.
In this comedic short, a waiter accidentally knocks out a boxing champion leading to a humorous "rematch." Vitaphone Release 9384-9385.
This short historical film focuses on the creation of the Monroe Doctrine. Vitaphone Release 9436-9437.
In this short film, a young monarch invites a traveling rodeo show to perform at his palace. Vitaphone Release 9539-9540.
After falling in love with a co-ed, a popular basketball star plays for a different college than what his father originally wanted in this musical short. Vitaphone Release 8809-8810.
In this musical short, a director making a western struggles to find a good lead actress. Vitaphone Release 8960-8961.
In this short film, a RCMP sergeant must mediate a land rights dispute between an advancing railroad construction gang and French Canadian trappers in the rugged Northwest Territory of Canada. Vitaphone Release 8179-8180.
A balloon seller assists with the romance of a singing jockey and a flower girl in this musical short film. Vitaphone Release 7143-7144.
This short film focuses on Confederate General Thomas Jonathan "Stonewall" Jackson the night before he would meet his fate in battle. Vitaphone Release 7792-7793.
In this short film, comedic duo Thelma Todd and ZaSu Pitts find themselves behind enemy lines and playing strip poker with Germans!
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