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Cast (feature film)
An absent-minded professor gets into legal trouble because of his experiments with a gravity defying substance.
A scatterbrained inventor accidentally turns his girlfriend into a giant.
The daughter of an iconic actor reunites with her father after a ten year estrangement.
A corset designer takes a job selling barbed wire in the wild West.
When an electric shock turns one of them into a psychic, the Bowery Boys invade Las Vegas.
A wealthy couple tries to cope with the press and the police when their son is kidnapped.
A stagecoach driver takes the law into his own hands after he''''s robbed.
A film biography of the composer John Philip Sousa.
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 disgraced military officer stands in for an injured Arab ruler.
A good-hearted ice cream man's efforts to help a young woman turn him into a murder suspect.
Mr. Dithers has gone on vacation and left Dagwood to look after the company. Toby tries to take advantage of Dagwood's naivete, but Blondie saves the day.
By accident Dagwood discovers a non-flammable paint. Bad guys Dillon and Stack steal it before he can give it to his boss Radcliffe. To show off his invention, Dagwood paints Radcliffe's house with it and disgraced when the house burns down. Blondie discovers the culprits and saves the day.
A beautiful woman takes over a turn-of-the-century baseball team.
A married musical team splits up so the wife can become a serious actress.
Prof. Andrew Gentling, in Los Angeles to help found a new college, is inveigled by old flame Catherine Sykes into a midnight drive. Next day Catherine is missing, believed killed; friend Martha convinces Andrew that he's a prime suspect and should investigate before he's arrested. But this only puts Andrew in a more deadly kind of danger.
An aging judge creates a scandal when he marries a younger woman from the wrong side of the tracks.
A womanizing author of children's books borrows a son to woo his illustrator.
A faithful dog helps his master's father win a mayoral race.
Jack Paar introduces musical numbers and comic bits from RKO films.
When a woman goes missing on the eve of her wedding, her fiancee hires a detective to track her down.
A runaway bride meets her match in a handsome fireman.
A World War II veteran who thinks he''''s dying gets mixed up with gangsters.
A war veteran fights for honesty in the advertising game.
An ad man fights off his wife''''s attempts to help him market an embalming fluid that doubles as a hair remover.
A returning GI and his war bride finally get to know each other and don't really like what they see.
When Blondie mistakes a gold watch Dagwood carries home as her anniversary gift, it leads Dagwood into trouble with his boss, a loan shark, and crooked building contractors.
Dagwood gets in trouble with bookies and winds up in jail. Bank manager Samuel Breckinridge comes to his rescue to thank Dagwood for getting compulsive gambler Mrs. Breckinridge out of the casino just before the police raid.
A young doctor tries to keep a neurotic beauty from being committed.
A faithless husband is charged with a murder he didn't commit.
Dagwood falls foul of George M. Radcliffe even before he knows he's the new boss. After he manages to put a big deal in jeopardy he's in real trouble, and Blondie has the bright idea of having Radcliffe round for dinner. Maybe also inviting the feisty new schoolteacher to make up the foursome wasn't so bright though.
Maverick private eyes Kildane and Quayle leave a large agency to work on their own. Their first assignment (pirated from the old firm): retrieve eloping heiress Penelope Hampton...in competition with their former boss Prentiss. Kildane finds Penelope with surprising ease and keeps her one jump ahead of Prentiss with assorted difficulties, but can he avoid a romantic complication with his lovely charge?
A beautiful young woman, an aspiring actress, trick a famous stage star into signing a letter recommending her talents to a producer friend, with amusing results.
Newlyweds try to survive their first fight.
Three returning servicemen fight to adjust to life after World War II.
When his career crashes and burns, a director tries to come back staging country club shows.
Dagwood takes over the office in Dithers's absence and hires former WAC Mary Jane. Dagwood and the WAC become unemployed, the Bumsteads start their own business, and Dagwood gets his old job back.
A hat-check girl gets rich quick when she saves a millionaire''''s life.
A radio star tries to escape the limelight in the car trunk of a reporter who is eager for a story.
A pair of wacky agents take their clients to audition for the top radio shows.
In the gay '90s, cardsharps take over a Mississippi riverboat from a kindly captain. Their first act is to change the showboat into a floating gambling house. A ham actor and his bumbling sidekick try to devise a way to help the captain regain ownership of the vessel.
Dagwood and Blondie have each written checks for charity unaware the other has done so. To cover the amounts they enter a song-writing contest. Meanwhile Mr. Dithers wants Dagwood to soften up a female client in order to close a real estate deal.
The story involves a rather odd flashback by Dale who is visiting El Dorado, home of her grandmother. She dreams about her grandmother's adventures including a romance with a cowboy who looks very much like Roy. Roy, of course, also exists in the present for Dale. Songs include "Go West, Young Man," "Lady Who Wouldn't Say Yes," and "Belle of the El Dorado."
In a film that was closer to being a "sanitized" version of and contained more elements akin to Mae West's and W.C. Fields' "My Little Chickadee" than it did from anything John Ford had done, or was to do, a traveling show arrives in a small Arizona town and finds much opposition from local townspeople. They plan to stage the show in the saloon and the leading lady, Katie (Martha O'Driscoll), gets involved with the local school teacher, Tod (Noah Beery, Jr). and a mysterious masked bandit, King Randall (Leo Carrillo).
A reformed thief accidentally sells a phony first edition of Dickens, which triggers a murder.
In hopes of becoming a movie star, a country girl follows two con men to Hollywood.
The Andrews Sisters take a hiatus from show business to aid the war effort. They take on jobs at a pipe-organ plant now making artillery shells. But they still find time for plenty of singing and dancing.
A nightclub dancer makes it big in modeling, leaving her dancer boyfriend behind.
When he loses his lead singer, bandleader Kay Kyser can''''t find a replacement he likes.
Musical comedy star Jimmy Leighter wants to get away from show biz and his leading lady Winnie Clark, so he joins the Army. There he gets the order to put on a show, Winnie Clark appears in a camp show, hears about his task and offers him his help. He thinks, she does it for her publicity only, so he doesn't want to know anything about this, till he finds out, that she has no such intentions.
A female literary agent tries to make her star client as adventures as his most famous character.
A mystery writer and his wife investigate the murder of a couturier''''s wife.
A reformed thief goes undercover to stop Nazi agents from hijacking planes.
A tap-dancing lady disc jockey finds herself torn between a wealthy man and his former chauffeur.
Idiot soldiers on leave get themselves trapped in an all-women''''s boarding house.
"Gals, Incorporated" is a nightclub sponsored by elderly playboy Cornelius Rensington III (Leon Errol) that features Glen Gray and the Casa Loma Orchestra, with all the other employees and entertainers being beautiful girls. Molly (Grace McDonald) is president of the corporation and Gwen (Harriet Hillard) is head of the executive staff. Jennifer Rensington (Minna Phillips), Cornelius' sister, threatens to cut off his share of the family income unless he settles down and gets married. The girls persuade the unwilling Molly to pose as Cornelius' wife. The sister arrives with Bill Rensington (David Bacon), Cornelius' son by a former marriage. Molly, while attracted to Bill, has to play out her role and Bill, thinking she has married his father for his money, turns his attention to Gwen, a scheming mercenary. Gwen arranges for Bill to cross the state line with her and get married, but Cornelius and the other girls catch up before the ceremony can be performed. Bill is told the truth about the hoax, and gathers Molly up in his arms.
The management of touring ice show faces mounting debts.
An aspiring actress pretends to be a beloved stage star''''s daughter.
Thinking he''''s terminally ill, a man tries to raise money by undertaking daredevil stunts.
A radio actress researches a role by mixing with gangsters.
A small-town politician is the jury hold-out in a sensational murder case.
A 4F military school teacher's lie about being accepted for active duty causes problems on the home front.
A female executive hires a male secretary.
A Broadway dancing team splits up when the male dancer is drafted.
A pair of dunces mistake squabbling strangers for fellow newlyweds.
Battling spouses accidentally switch bodies.
Five siblings enlist a crusty old businessman to help save their mother from bankruptcy.
A man violates company policy by getting married.
When a jury member takes in the defendant he couldn't convict, she has a bad influence on his son.
A reformed thief tracks down a missing stamp collection and a kidnapped businessman.
An American reporter covering the war in Europe gets mixed up in the assassination of a Dutch diplomat.
A reporter avenges his editor's murder by gangsters.
True story of "Wrong Way" Corrigan, who set out to cross the U.S. and ended up in Ireland.
An idealistic Senate replacement takes on political corruption.
Blondie and Dagwood Bumstead lose Baby Dumpling as well as Daisy the dog.
A daffy socialite gets her friends mixed up in a murder investigation.
A psychiatrist falls in love with the woman he's supposed to be nudging into marriage with someone else.
Women at a theatrical boarding house try to make their big break happen.
When a working girl tries to return a lost fur coat, she gets caught up in a wealthy family''''s battles.
A girl torments her parents by hiring a phony suitor.
To prove himself worthy of his fiancee, a dancer tries to make it big, only to fall for his dancing partner.
A cowboy falls for his boss, a beautiful lady ranch owner.
A stage struck girl travels to New York determined to make it on Broadway.
Misc. Crew (feature film)
Two sailors on leave romance a dance-hall hostess and her prim sister.
This short film is a humorous look at women battling for bargains in a department store.
In this short film, Joe McDoakes fights his phobias and fears...and his boss. Vitaphone Release 1513A.
In this comedic short, a tenant must come up with the down payment on a house or the landlord will sell it from under him.
A series of misadventures ensue in this comedic short film when a married couple learn they may not legally be married.
This short film focuses on how Clara Barton helped found the American Red Cross. Vitaphone Release 9889-9890.
In this comedic short, a gang of children visit their friend in the hospital, but chaos ensues when someone turns on the laughing gas...
In this short film, a family on vacation decides to buy a filling station... with comedic results.
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