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Vietnam veteran Bill Schmidt has returned from the conflict and just wants to take it easy for a while. Bill''s father-in-law Harry has always disliked him and objects to his plan. So when two other veterans come around looking to cause trouble for Bill, Harry directs them to his house. What Harry does not know is that Bill prosecuted the two men for murder and rape in Vietnam, and they have just been released from prison and want to settle the score with him.
George Lattimer is proud to be one of the few African American policemen in the Washington DC force. But he is not well-liked by his colleagues or with the people on the street. When he is passed over for a promotion, George is furious and channels his anger into a violent one-man campaign against s
The detective investigating a gay man''''s murder discovers links to police corruption.
An advertising man is mistaken for a spy, triggering a deadly cross-country chase.
A showgirl and a crooked lawyer try to break with a powerful mob boss.
A con artist moves into a small town to spearhead a payroll robbery.
A WAC officer returns from the war to find her husband wants a divorce.
A film that possibly held the record for the most Irish-descent players in an American-produced movie before "The Quiet Man" was shot on location in Ireland, and that includes "The Informer." Barry Fitzgerald is a rapid fan of following the ponies (but none too good at picking the winners)and owns a shabby boarding house east of NYC's Third Avenue. Mostly, he never works, follows his hunches, philosphizes through most of the 77 minutes and changes the life course for most of those around him. His dependence upon his daughter (Diana Lynn) keeps him interfering with her romance with a returning WW II sailor (Sonny Tufts, just before Paramount finally gave up on him.) And he will stretch the truth beyond accepted boundaries. Fitzgerald's real-life brother Arthur Sheilds plays his brother who he has built up to be a rich man, but who is really a diver working for the police department. Could have been a ten if there had been a leprechaun or two or Pat O'Brien in the cast.
A small-town doctor resents the presence of a new younger physician and his newfangled ways.
A man falsely accused of his wife''''s murder escapes to search for the real killer.
During a whirlwind two-day pass in New York, a sailor falls in love with an Englishwoman.
A runaway prince in disguise takes up with a taxi driver.
Hal Moffat (Fred Colby before disfigurement, Rondo Hatton afterwards) who is taking wholesale revenge by murdering those he holds responsible for his predicament, is befriended by Helen Paige (Jane Adams), a blind piano teacher, and he develops a warmth for her that leads him to add thievery and robbery - no big deal, he is out there anyway - to his murders so that she can be provided with the money for an operation.
A man''''s loud-mouthed bumbling almost ruins his new wife''''s family.
John Martin is part of an American spy team dropped into France during World War II to destroy the French railway system. After successfully blowing up a tunnel he runs back to save Ellen and is told "Never come back for me again." Later he must choose whether or not to obey her wishes.
A sophisticated reporter hires the construction worker she accidentally got fired.
Romanticized biography of General George Armstrong Custer and his last stand.
Although she's been demoted to writing the advice column, a newspaper woman still tries to expose a racketeer.
Dedicated aircraft workers compete for the same girl.
Frank Raymond, grandson of the original Invisible Man, still has the old formula but considers it too dangerous to use, even when Axis agents try to get it. But Pearl Harbor brings him to volunteer his own services as an invisible agent in Germany. Though a bit cold (clothes aren't invisible), his adventures are more comedy than thriller (with occasional grim reminders) as he makes fools of Nazi officials and romances a luscious double agent, in search of Hitler's secret plan...
When a circus kidnaps Boy, Tarzan and Jane follow him to New York City.
A radio reporter sets out to track down and expose Nazi agents.
A French-Canadian trapper''''s adventures jeopardize his romance with an innkeeper.
A wheelchair-bound doctor fights off a homicidal maniac.
An escaped political prisoner and a stuffy law professor vie for the hand of a spirited schoolteacher.
Singing Johnny Norton (Allan Jones) is the star catcher of the Blue Sox baseball team but he is suspended because of insubordination. Producer Barney Crane (William Frawley) hears Johnny singing and signs him to appear with Gloria Jackson (Jane Frazee), with the promise their first engagement will be in Havana. Johnny, hoping to get his baseball job back, is anxious to get to Cuba where the Blue Sox are having spring training. Patsy Clark (Marjorie Lord), daughter of Blue Sox owner, Joe Clark (Wade Boteler), helps Johnny get another chance with the team. But Johnny has fallen in love with Gloria and hates to walk out on his singing contract. Johnny's troubles are solved when rain prevents the important All-Star exhibition game which was scheduled for the same evening.
A high priest travels to America with the living mummy Kharis (Lon Chaney Jr.) to kill all those who had desecrated the tomb of the Egyptian princess Ananka thirty years earlier.
A neurotic southerner steals her sister's husband then vies with her for another man.
The Western hero takes on a ruthless land baron whose henchmen killed his best friend.
Two reporters take on a murder ring at the state pen.
An acerbic critic wreaks havoc when a hip injury forces him to move in with a midwestern family.
A migrant laborer becomes a champion of farm workers'''' rights.
Snuffy Smith (Bud Duncan), moonshining hillbilly, grows tired of dodging revenue agents, headed by Cooper (Edgar Kennedy), and decides to take the army up on their offer of free clothes, food and $21.00 a month. Once enlisted, he finds that revenue agent Cooper is his sergeant. Don (Jimmie Dodd), a hillbilly soldier friend of Snuffy, has invented a range finder, but it is stolen by some fifth columnists and hidden in Snuffy's bag. Snuffy decides he has all the army discipline he cares for and heads back to Smokey Mountain, followed closely by the enemy agents.
A brash young Marine has to redeem himself after trying to romance a female officer.
True story of the farm boy who made the transition from religious pacifist to World War I hero.
Steel-worker brothers compete for the same woman.
The members of a traveling jazz band try to keep their leader from drinking himself to death.
Marathon Pictures is stuck with Billy Doran (Darryl Hickman), Whiz Quiz radio show star but a flop in Hollywood. Ex-child star Tiny Barlow (Jackie Cooper) suggests that the studio remake "Skippy", the film that made him famous, with himself as coach for little Billy. A. J. Colder (Walter Abel), Marathon's Mighty Mogul, agrees. Joan Winslow (Susanna Foster), a contract player who has never had a part, is picked to replace balky Brenda Lee (Ann Gillis) in Marathon's monster musical of the year. Tiny poses as a big shot and takes credit for getting Joan the role. They are soon seen everywhere together as Tiny is taking advantage of her publicity build-up for his own gain, until he suddenly finds out he is in love with her and confesses his duplicity. This occurs when Colder has forbid Joan to see Tiny anymore, directing her to only be seen with important people who can help her career, and Tiny thinks it is because she has dumped him. He enters into a conspiracy with Brenda's agent, Mickey Fadden (John Gallaudet), to make Brenda give up her strike and accept the role Colder gave Joan. She does and Tiny is given the role of her leading man. But he is unhappy about what he has done in costing Joan her big chance, plus his old friend, Georgie Clemons (Jackie Searle) who used to play the mean kid in Tiny's films is also replaced. Faced with the taunts of the production crew because of what he helped engineer and broken hearted about Joan, Tiny walks out on the picture, climbs into his automobile and heads for parts unknown. Little Billy, who adores him, stows away in the luggage compartment. Billy, the high IQ kid, has devised a scheme to set everything right.
Honolulu days are far from peaceful for a boatload of amorous sailors.
Two incompetent door-to-door salesmen enlist by accident.
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