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Joan Leslie

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Two Guys From... Real-life buddies and Warner Bros. Colleagues Dennis Morgan and Jack Carson... more info $17.56was $21.99 Buy Now

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The Sky's The... Fred Astaire finds a new dance partner in Joan Leslie in this delightful wartime... more info $14.96was $19.99 Buy Now

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Born: January 26, 1925 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Detroit, Michigan, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

James Cagney: Top Of The World (1992)
Michael J. Fox hosts this documentary featuring film clips and rare behind-the-scenes footage that traces superstar James Cagney''''s rise to the top.
Fire in the Dark (1991)
A family confronts feelings of guilt and stress when they realize that they must place their aging parent in a nursing home.
Turn Back the Clock (1989) as New York Woman '88
A woman murders her husband at the stroke of midnight on New Year's Eve and discovers she is mysteriously reliving the previous, traumatic year.
Going Hollywood: The War Years (1988)
Compilation documentary on the film industry's world and efforts during World War II.
Charley Hannah (1986) as Sandy Hannah
A policeman's life is shattered when he mistakenly kills a youth while pursuing cop killers. But he earns a chance at redemption by taking in a troubled boy who may have witnessed the slayings.
Keegans, The (1976)
An investigative magazine reporter sets out to prove the innocence of his brother, a professional football player who is accused of murdering his sister's brutal attacker, found to be tied in with the syndicate.
The Revolt of Mamie Stover (1956) as Annalee
A prostitute has no choice but to flee San Francisco when the police turn on her and want her out of town.
Jubilee Trail (1954) as Garnet Hale
A pregnant widow ventures West in search of a new life.
Hell's Outpost (1954) as Sarah Moffit
Flight Nurse (1954) as Lt. Polly Davis
Woman They Almost Lynched (1953) as Sally Maris
Hellgate (1952) as Elly Hanley
A man is accused of spying for the confedaracy, and sentenced to the notorious Hellgate Prison. After he unsuccessfully attempts to breakout, and is sentenced to solitary confinement, he redeems himself when the prison is taken down by a plague.
Toughest Man in Arizona (1952) as Mary Kimber
Marshal Landry captures outlaw Girard and bringing him in finds a woman and two children, the only survivors of an Indian attack. Later, transferring the prisoner his brothers free him. Then a stage is robbed of a silver shipment by Girard and his brothers. Examining telegrams gets Landry a confession from Girard's girlfriend. The telegraph line has been tapped and the telegrapher is the supposedly dead husband of the woman he brough in. Now knowing Girard's location he sets out after him.
Man in the Saddle (1951) as Laure Bidwell
A farmer turns to violence when a land baron threatens him.
Born to Be Bad (1950) as Donna [Foster]
An ambitious girl steals a rich husband but keeps her lover on the side.
The Skipper Surprised His Wife (1950) as Daphne Lattimer
A captain tries to keep home as tight as his ship.
Northwest Stampede (1948) as Chris Johnson
Repeat Performance (1947) as Sheila Page
Sheila Page, a Broadway star, shoots Barney, her murderous husband on New Year's Eve. She flees her apartment and goes to her Producer, John Friday. When she arrives, it is New Year's day, a year earlier. She has been given the chance to live life over and correct the errors of the past only to find that the end will be the same although the path will be different.
Janie Gets Married (1946) as Janie Conway
A war bride helps her husband adjust to civilian life.
Cinderella Jones (1946) as Judy Jones
A woman can claim inheritance only if she marries a genius.
Two Guys from Milwaukee (1946) as Connie Read
A runaway prince in disguise takes up with a taxi driver.
Where Do We Go from Here? (1945) as Sally/Prudence Smith/Katrina
Bill wants to join the Army, but he's 4F so he asks a wizard to help him, but the wizard has slight problems with his history knowlege, so he sends Bill everywhere in history, but not to WWII.
Too Young to Know (1945) as Sally Sawyer
A returning GI searches for the wife who left him and gave away their son.
Rhapsody in Blue (1945) as Julie Adams
Fictionalized biography of George Gershwin and his fight to bring serious music to Broadway.
Hollywood Canteen (1944) as
A serviceman and a starlet find love at the star-staffed serviceman's center.
This Is the Army (1943) as Eileen Dibble
A song-and-dance man's son stages a big show starring World War II soldiers.
Thank Your Lucky Stars (1943) as Pat Dixon
An Eddie Cantor look-alike organizes an all-star show to help the war effort.
The Hard Way (1943) as Katherine Blaine
An ambitious woman doesn't care who she hurts in her drive to make her sister a star.
The Sky's the Limit (1943) as Joan Manyon
A pilot on leave falls for a pretty news photographer.
Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942) as Mary Cohan
A musical portrait of composer/singer/dancer George M. Cohan. From his early days as a child-star in his family's vaudeville show up to the time of his comeback at which he received a medal from the president for his special contributions to the US, this is the life- story of George M. Cohan, who produced, directed, wrote and starred in his own musical shows for which he composed his famous songs.
The Male Animal (1942) as Patricia Stanley
A college professor fights censorship and an amorous football player who's after his wife.
High Sierra (1941) as Velma [Goodhue]
An aging ex-con sets out to pull one more big heist.
The Great Mr. Nobody (1941) as Mary Clover
An accident-prone reporter stumbles into love and a big story.
Sergeant York (1941) as Gracie Williams
True story of the farm boy who made the transition from religious pacifist to World War I hero.
Thieves Fall Out (1941) as Mary Matthews
A young man tries to rescue his grandmother from kidnappers.
The Wagons Roll at Night (1941) as Mary Coster
A circus manager turns a young farm boy into a star lion tamer.
Star Dust (1940) as College girl
When the studios reject her because she''''s too young, a young actress sets out to build a career on her own.
Laddie (1940) as Shelley [Stanton]
Military Academy (1940) as Marjorie Blake
Foreign Correspondent (1940) as Jones's sister
An American reporter covering the war in Europe gets mixed up in the assassination of a Dutch diplomat.
High School (1940) as Patsy
Nancy Drew... Reporter (1939) as Mayme
A teen-aged sleuth sets out to prove a young girl innocent of murder charges.
Winter Carnival (1939) as Betsy Phillips
Love Affair (1939) as Autograph seeker
Near-tragic misunderstandings threaten a shipboard romance.
Two Thoroughbreds (1939) as Wendy [Conway]
A farm boy trains a wild colt on his own.
Men with Wings (1938) as Patricia Falconer, eleven years
Camille (1936) as Marie Jeanette
In this classic 19th-century romance, a kept woman runs off with a young admirer in search of love and happiness.

Cast (special)

Let Freedom Sing: The Story of Yankee Doodle Dandy (2003)
Featuring interviews with Joan Leslie, John Travolta, Robert Osborne and Leonard Maltin.
Gary Cooper: The Face of a Hero (1998) as Interviewee
Profile of actor Gary Cooper.
Inside The Dream Factory (1995)
Faye Dunaway hosts a behind-the-scenes look at the Hollywood star-making machine.
Hollywood: The Dream Factory (1972)
Dick Cavett narrates this documentary about the MGM auction and the studio's glorious history.

Cast (short)

I Am An American (1944)
This short film follows the history of a Polish family and its contributions to the war effort throughout U.S. history. Vitaphone Release 1266A.
Stars on Horseback (1943)
In this short film, a master blacksmith makes house calls to Hollywood stars'''' homes to pamper their horse''''s hooves. Vitaphone Release 1107A.
Alice in Movieland (1940)
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.

Misc. Crew (short)

The Voice That Thrilled the World (1943)
This short film traces the history of sound in the movies, featuring snippets from early sound pictures. Vitaphone Release 1179A.

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