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Colonel Ryder, the publisher of a magazine, dies while on vacation. Tony, his swinging nephew, inherits the magazine and takes over. Presently, the magazine is planning to expand and to do so they need some capital. Tony's trying to arrange a loan through his friend. He is then informed by the hotel detective of the hotel that his uncle died in, that on the night of his death, a woman, wearing only a towel, came out of his room, and ran away before the detective could catch up with her. They suspect that the Colonel was "with" her on the night he died, cause he was smiling when he died. Tony and two of his uncle's confidants are worried that not only if the bank hears of this they will not get the loan but the magazine wholesome image could be tarnished. So they ask the detective to stay around so he could identify her. What they don't know is that the woman is Katie Robbins, one of the magazine's researchers and that she entered the room by "accident". When the detective identifies her and after having a few misconceived conversations with her, they suspect that she is trying to extort them, and she thinks that Tony's a nut.
An American serviceman in World War II is forced to stand in for a British spy.
A young woman can't get anyone to believe she's being stalked.
A matchmaker falls for the man she is supposed to help find a wife.
An archaeologist's search for Roman treasure gets him mixed up with a circus troupe.
Passionate biography of painter Vincent van Gogh, whose genius drove him mad.
Ventriloquist Jerry Morgan has failed with another love affair. The reason: when the relationship reaches the point when it is time to discuss marriage, his doll Clarence becomes mean and jealous. His fiancée Audrey leaves him and Jerry smashes his two dolls, Clarence and Terrence. Morgan's dollmaker Papinek is member of a spy ring who has stolen the secret plans to the top secret Lafayette airplane. Since Morgan is leaving for Zurich the same night, he decides to use Morgan's dolls as a mailbox and hides the secret plan in the heads of the dolls. Another secret spy ring also wants to get their hands on Jerry's luggage and they *also* follow him. Eventually, Jerry is chased by both these organizations as well as the police, who suspects him of murder.
A dizzy model in love with fame rents a billboard and puts her name on it.
A falling star marries the newcomer he's helping reach the top.
The Bowery Boys take on British crooks when one of them thinks he''''s inherited a title.
Promoter William Montague (Patric Knowles) wants to buy the estate owned by the Daceys, Mrs. Dacey (Carroll McComas)and her daughter Ena (Arlene Dahl) and son Todd (Wendell Corey), in order to build a resort hotel. When they turn him down, he produces a couple of distant relatives, Janice (Laura Elliott) and Robert Clayton (Michael Moore), and sets about to prove that the estate rightfully belongs to them. The identity of the rightful heirs is thought to be buried in a sunken ship off of the Jamaican shore and the search begins, led by a schooner skipper, Patrick Fairlie (Rayy Milland), who is in love with Ena.
A reformed pirate returns to the seas when cutthroats start imitating his modus operandii.
Husband-and-wife lawyers argue opposite sides in a sensational women''''s rights case.
True story of composer Jerome Kern's rise to the top on Broadway and in Hollywood.
Legendary showman Flo Ziegfeld imagines the kind of Follies he could produce with MGM's musical stars.
Aesop takes a break from spinning fables to help a king and fall in love.
A servant girl's passion for plumbing shocks London society.
A shipping magnate hatches a plan for testing the worth of his heirs, none of whom he has ever seen. He summons them all to China, and lays psychological and physical snares in the part of each. Finding none of them worthy, he dismisses them all but does promise financial backing for an airline to Jack Clark (Kent Taylor.)
On a trip to visit his parents, detective Nick Charles gets mixed up in a murder investigation.
A man remains young and handsome while his portrait shows the ravages of age and sin.
In this remake of Grand Hotel, guests at a New York hotel fight to survive personal tragedy.
Three girls overcome their differences when they join the WACS.
A Spanish spy and an American heiress battle fascists in England.
Sherlock Holmes tries to protect a foreign leader traveling on an ocean liner.
An actor playing a notorious killer begins to live the part.
Ali Baba, son of the Kalif of Bagdad is brought up by the 40 Thieves after his father is killed by the soldiers of Hugalu Khan, who received the necessary information by traitor Cassim. Ali becomes the leader of the thieves and they are fighting for the freedom of his land. Per chance Ali captures the fiancée of Hugalu Khan, who turns out to be his girl friend Amara. After a few misunderstandings Ali uses her wedding day with Hugalu Khan as the day for the liberation of Bagdad.
In this filmed Chekhov adaptation, Darnell plays the alluring peasant woman who lures cynical aristocrat Sanders away from his milquetoast fiancee, with tragic consequences.
A lady''''s maid marries a man whose prospects push her into high society.
Servants pass off one of their own as an heiress in hopes of winning her a wealthy husband.
The wolf man asks one of Dr. Frankenstein''''s descendants to find a cure for lycanthropy.
A World War I veteran sneaks two orphans back to his native Australia.
An unconscious man is found in a boat which drifts to the landing of an isolated African outpost where Baron von Ragenstein (Ralph Bellamy), an enemy agent, recognizes the man as his exact double, Sir Edward Dominey (Ralph Bellamy), with whom von Ragenstein went to school. He plots to kill Dominey and pose as the dead man.He learns about Dominey's broken marriage to Muriel (Evelyn Ankers) and his relation to Sir Ronald (Aubrey Mather), head of home defense. Back at the Dominey estate,Muriel is delighted with the change in Dominey, and Sir Ronald gives the spy a confidential position.The situation is complicated by Bardinet(Edward Norris), Muriel's admirer who, like von Regenstein, is under orders from Seaman (Henry Danielle), chief of the enemy agents. Another difficulty is Baroness Stephanie (Kaaren Verne), a spy who loves von Regenstein. The jealous Bardinet tells Muriel that Dominey is an imposter and she tells Sir Ronald. At Police headquarters Dominey reveals that, in Africa, it was actually von Regenstein that was killed and that he, Dominey posing as von Regenstein, has been playing the dual role in order to uncover the enemy leaders.
A reporter digs into the secret life of a recently deceased political hero.
A flirt tries to make her fiance jealous by hiring a gigolo.
A gambling queen uses blackmail to stop a British financier from closing her Chinese clip joint.
Two cab drivers try to make a beat up cab into their ticket to success.
The owners of a taxicab company become guardian angels to a beautiful blonde in trouble.
A wealthy wallflower suspects her penniless playboy husband of murder.
A notorious Frenchwoman pretends to be a society lady to nab a rich husband.
Five siblings enlist a crusty old businessman to help save their mother from bankruptcy.
A Chicago gangster inherits a British title.
Framed for the murder of his brother, Geoffrey Radcliffe is scheduled to hang. After a visit from his friend Dr. Frank Griffin, he vanishes mysteriously from prison. Police inspector Sampson realizes that Griffin is the brother of the original Invisible Man and has given Geoffrey the formula to aid his escape. Can Geoffrey elude the police dragnet and track down the real murderer? More importantly, can Griffin discover an antidote before the invisibility formula drives Geoffrey insane?
A working class family moves West in search of better fortune.
Five siblings face boarding school when their working mother can't hold a job and care for them.
Tabloid reporters crash a society marriage.
Zaza is a spicy Parisian cabaret performer who falls in love with wealthy rogue Dufresne. Quitting show biz to be with Dufresne for all time, Zaza is taken aback to discover that he's already married...
A runaway poetess helps a fugitive prove himself innocent of murder charges.
A working woman doesn''''t want to give up her career when she marries.
When a good boy goes bad, his family sends him to a naval military school.
A fading matinee idol marries the young beginner he's shepherded to stardom.
Rousing adaptation of the Mark Twain tale of a 16th-century prince who trades places with a lookalike peasant.
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