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|Also Known As:||Died:||February 6, 1970|
|Born:||September 7, 1893||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||San Bernardino, California, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
A sporting goods salesman who knows nothing about fishing must enter an angling contest.
An irresponsible student enlists in the Coast Guard expecting to sit out World War II.
A collection agent arrives in a small town with $1000 for a local farmer. Whilst waiting for the farmer to arrive the money is put in a safe at a hotel for safe keeping. However, it is removed by mistake and solves a number of financial problems before it is returned.
Stunt driver Cliff Jordan (Richard Arlen) takes a job with his old pal Jerry McGee (Richard Travis), branch manager of an express trucking firm. Jerry is married to Mary (Jean Rogers), Cliff's former girl friend. Also working for Jerry is Pete Simmons (Pat Phelan), son of the owner Al Simmons (Paul Harvey), and office secretary Jane Chandler (Nanette Parks), who is Pete's sweetheart. Before long, Cliff has made enemies of Pusher Wilks (Ian MacDonald), a trucker whose run he takes over, and also Pete, whose girl he is trying to take over. Pusher sabotages Cliff's rig at every opportunity causing several near-fatal accidents.
The ranch of Red Ryder (Allan Lane) and his aunt, The Duchess (Martha Wentworth), is being used as the training site for "Gentleman Jim" Corbett (George Turner) for his upcoming fight in Carson City, Nevada for the heavyweight championship against Bob Fitzsimmons (John Dehner). Molly McVey (Peggy Stewart), the daughter of a U.S. Senator, crusading against prize-fighting in Nevada, complicates matters soemwhat when she conceives the bright idea of having Corbett kidnapped, thus causing the cancellation of the fight. The two men (George Chesebro and George Lloyd) she hires to do the kidnapping also add to the complications by kidnapping Ryder instead of Corbett. Meanwhile, a gang of crooks, led by McKean (Roy Barcroft), descend on the town intent on looting the town and also making off with the fight proceeds.
A USO girl defies the rules when she falls for a soldier visiting the star-studded Stage Door Canteen.
Two writers, friends since childhood, fight over their books and lives.
Opposites distract when a sophisticated political columnist falls for a sportswriter.
Although she''s been demoted to writing the advice column, a newspaper woman still tries to expose a racketeer.
This Republic murder mystery starts with a radio broadcast by Greg Sherman (John Howard) who solves cases on the air that the local police cannot solve. As he names the perpetrator of a recent murder we see the criminal, who is listening to the show, become alarmed and start to make his escape. The scene shifts to the police department where the chief, fearing for his job, assigns officers to get something, anything, on Sherman and get him off the air. Meanwhile, Greg and his pretty wife Beth (Margaret Lindsay) are parting company. He's going to a party and she's going to visit her pregnant sister in the hospital. The next morning Greg wakes up and nudges his sleeping wife. When she doesn't respond, he pulls off the covers and finds not his wife but a strange woman, dead and with the murder knife still sticking up out of her back. While he's still recovering from the shock, Beth walks into the bedroom. Thinking that she has discovered her husband with another woman, she leaves and calls the police. The police are delighted of course, but Greg escapes as they are arresting him. Now he must solve the mystery by himself...
An aspiring mystery writer stumbles on to a real murder.
An unscrupulous editor plots to keep his star reporter-and ex-wife-from re-marrying.
Truck driving brothers are framed for murder by a lady psycho.
A young inventor''s new marriage is jeopardized by financial problems.
A country bumpkin tries to save his millionaire pal from a gold-digging singer.
A band leader has to overcome a film studio head''''s hatred to make it on the big screen.
A college girl fights to survive in academia and show business.
Racketeer Steve Recka (Akim Tamiroff), art patron and political power-maker, rules his town and Madame Lan Ying (Anna May Wong), his beautiful Oriental friend and hostess (read:mistress), with an iron hand. He meets Margaret Van Kase (Gail Patrick), a socialite not impressed by his power nor his wealth, having no money herself, and Steve makes frantic efforts to win her and turns away from the loyal Lin Yang. Margaret ignores him as she plans to wed Philip Easton (Harvey Stephens), a penniless bond salesman. The furious Recka, poses as a friend to Easton, while planning to ruin him. His henchmen kidnap Easton when he is carrying a large assignment of bonds, and he is branded as a runaway thief. The only doubters are Margaret and Police Inspector Brandon (Lloyd Nolan), who knows Recka's methods and suspects foul play. Easton is found in an abandoned house and arrested as the gangsters have taken the bonds and tipped the police where to find him. Recka offers to clear Easton if Margaret will become his bride and, while her hatred for Recka is intense, her love for Easton is greater and she consents. Recka, however, has reckoned without Lan Ying.
A struggling novelist living well beyond his means refuses the financial support of his wife.
The publicity romance between a prizefighter and a showgirl turns into the real thing.
A brash baseball star gets mixed up with gamblers and a pretty young girl.
Rival reporters try to scoop each other while covering a fire.
A race-car driver wrongly convicted of murder escapes prison to prove his innocence.
Three con artists dupe two Olympians into serving as editors of a new magazine which is a front for salacious stories and pictures.
A newspaperman tracks a runaway heiress on a madcap cross-country tour.
A small-time auctioneer tries to break into society.
A tempestuous theatrical director tries to win back the star he created and then drove away.
Success corrupts a smooth-talking lawyer.
A hat-check girl's skill with cards lands her a wealthy bridge champion.
When his ex-wife is murdered, a hard-living lawyer defends the chief suspect.
A trip through the looking glass and down a rabbit hole sends an English girl into a world of fantastic characters and strange potions.
An aristocratic English girl's tangled love life creates havoc during World War I.
A small-town dentist longs to avenge an old friend who stole his love, but discovers there''''s no need.
Tired of the dangerous life as gambling boss, Ace Corbin 'retires' from the racket and travels cross-country by train to begin a new life with a new name. On the train, he meets Eleanor and they fall in love. Eleanor is afraid to tell Ace she's a soiled dove and Ace doesn't tell Eleanor of his shady past. Old enemies won't let Ace begin his new life, and old commitments's won't free Eleanor of her sordid ties. Ace's old life and Eleanor's deception collide with the typical results. But love conquers all!
When her husband loses his job, a woman risks her marriage to become the breadwinner.
A dying tycoon selects his heirs at random, and each reacts differently to the good fortune.
An ocean voyage leads to romance for a dying heiress and a condemned criminal.
Reporter has bright idea of claiming to be a murderer and writing his own expose.
A World War I veteran faces inhuman conditions when he's sentenced to hard labor.
A debutante takes the rap for her sibling's mistakes.
A Salvation Army preacher saves a troubled girl from suicide.
Romantic rivals vie to be the first to fly to the South Pole.
After killing her treacherous step-father, a girl tries to escape the country with a young vagabond. She dresses as a boy, they hop freight trains, quarrel with a group of hobos, and steal a car in their attempt to escape the police, and reach Canada.
In this silent film, romantic rivals fly against the enemy in World War I.
A cantor's son breaks with family tradition to go into show business.
A party during a blizzard throws a mayoral candidate into compromising situations.
In this short film, the wisecracking staff of a newspaper write articles about the serious safety issues of a local excursion steamboat line.
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