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Director (feature film)
A former pro-football player falls on hard times.
An uneducated Mexican gunfighter wins a town over when he shows his courage.
A filmed performance (in CinemaScope) of the highly popular Broadway hit that was basically a collection of skits, sketches, songs and dances built around a flimsy plot to meld them all together which, for the most part, worked. The plot involves a performer/producer (Ronny Graham)who finds himself in financial difficulties on the eve of opening night because a big check is needed before the curtain can go up. But a wealthy Texan says he will put up the money, if his daughter is in the show and he can see it first. End of plot, but the beginning of the careers of some young and talented people who have had careers across many decades. Ertha Kitt sings four songs, including "C'est Si Bon" and "Santa Baby" in and around some funny skits; "Trip of the Month", "Snake Charmer", "Crazy Man" and "Oedipus Goes South." Graham and Mel Brooks (in his Melvin Brooks days)are credited with most of the sketch material and just the title of the "Oedipus" bit suggests Brooks. There is a burlesque of "Death of a Salesman", which was probably the easiest to write of all. It also appears that when Brooks later did "The Producers", he hadn't forgotten everything about "New Faces."
Supermodel Vicki Lynn, whose face is seen everywhere, is murdered, and ace homicide cop Ed Cornell cuts his vacation short to take the case personally. In flashback we see how Vicki rose from ambitious waitress to big black headlines, courtesy of clever publicity man Steve Christopher. Now Cornell seems determined to get Christopher convicted in what begins to seem like a bizarre personal vendetta. Is Steve caught like a rat in a trap?
Radio broadcasts reveal Mars to be a source of religious inspiration.
A widow discovers her handyman is an escaped mental patient.
A judge forces a divorcing couple to think back on the problems that drove them apart.
Art Director (feature film)
A repressed housewife fantasizes about the life she could be living.
Georgie Soloway, a pop hit love song writer who cannot love, himself, or others. He spends his days with various women flying his plane, and dropping in to the world around him.
Desperate characters stake their fortune on a Depression-era dance marathon.
A pool shark falls into the clutches of a crooked gambler.
A hired gun falls for a Texas Ranger''''s wife.
The boarders at an English resort struggle with emotional problems.
Androcles is a Christian who follows that religion's teachings even as they apply to the treatment of animals. Seeing a lion in pain, he removes a huge thorn from the beast's paw, creating a friend for life. Androcles and a number of other Christians are evenutally arrested and condemned to death in the arena. They are to die by being eaten by lions. Is it too much to hope that one of the lions may have a paw that has healed recently and might remember who helped heal it?
A crook on the run hides out in an innocent girl's apartment.
A rape victim runs away to escape her horrible memories.
A dying tribe kidnaps the jungle king's wife to help replenish their numbers.
A newspaper reporter takes on the task of educating a crooked businessman's girlfriend.
An actor starring as Othello opposite his wife finds the character''''s jealous rage taking over his mind off-stage.
The jungle king braves a lost prehistoric world to obtain malaria serum for the Allies.
The jungle king helps the princess of a lost civilization fight off Nazi invaders.
A USO girl defies the rules when she falls for a soldier visiting the star-studded Stage Door Canteen.
Small town lovers search for happiness.
Art Department (feature film)
A plain young woman's money makes her prey to fortune hunters.
A war widow falls in love with the man who informed her of her husband's death.
Production Designer (feature film)
Against his traditional father's wishes, the son of a Jewish cantor becomes a pop singer.
A drama about a dying woman who returns to the home of her widowed mother after an absence of twenty years and how their bitter estrangement slowly turns to love. This double tour-de-force for Bette Davis and Gena Rowlands was a heralded first effort for writer Michael de Guzman, and premiered right
One year after "Saturday Night Fever," John Travolta starred in this love story between a young drifter and an older woman - Lily Tomlin. The characters are savagely portrayed, and the story is set against a backdrop of shrink-riddled, over-privileged Marin County society.
A getaway car driver locks horns with a detective out to arrest him.
A married couple fear their daughter is the reincarnation of a girl killed in a terrible accident.
Two hopless con-men attempt to pull off the largest bank heist of the 19th century.
When famous private detective Sam Space dies, his son Sam Spade, Jr. takes over his agency and before long is embroiled in another case involving the Maltese Falcon.
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