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Writer (feature film)
An American agent teams with Scotland Yard to tackle a counterfeiting ring.
Rocket scientists consider naming a space ship after Herman''''s Hermits.
Television producers discover country/western music at a small-town college.
A hunchback murders his way to the British throne.
A TV executive tries to create a musical special to save his network.
A struggling music producer tries to turn the Twist into a national obsession.
Professional assassin Cameron Mitchell and his cronies invade the home of a flight controller and take his family hostage as they plot the murder of a Middle Eastern premier.
An honest gunman takes on a corrupt land baron.
An American in Cuba tries to thwart a bombing plot aimed at Castro.
A disc jockey fights prejudice against rock ''''n'''' roll and the kids who dance to it.
A music promoter decides to get into the new world of rock music.
A talent scout tricks a legendary Latin music star into recording for his label.
A Texas oil driller schemes to steal millions of dollars in oil.
A scientific experiment turns an innocent man into a bloodthirsty monster.
A police detective uses the only witness to a gangland murder to smoke out the mobsters.
A cavalry attempts to establish a chain of forts in the Sioux Indian territory while simultaneously avoiding a war.
Visual Effects (feature film)
A financial wizard is tempted to sacrifice his career for an affair.
A professor leads an expedition of scientists and adventurers deep in the Amazonian jungle to verify that dinosaurs still live there.
Widower and hamburger restaurateur Harvey Howard decides to go to college at 51 years of age. Resisting the easy path, he insists on not receiving preferential treatment, and lives in a dorm like the other students despite the disapproval of his grown son and daughter. As the years pass, and he gets involved in study sessions, fraternity initiations, and sporting events, he begins falling in love with Professor Gautier, the French teacher, but doesn't consider re-marrying appropriate.
A professor and his colleagues follow an explorer's trail down an extinct Icelandic volcano to the earth's center.
Professor Immanuel Rath (Curt Jurgens)is a martinet botany professor at a German high school who finds post cards bearing the likeness of Lola-Lola (May Britt), "The Blue Angel", in the possession of his pupils. He goes to the cafe where she is appearing to see if any of his pupils are there, and spots two of them. While chasing them, he encounters Lola-Lola and the troupe manager, Kiepert (Theodore Bikel.) He returns the next evening and becomes involved with Lola. His visit to the cafe, and the fact he spent the night with Lola, becomes common knowledge and he is forced to leave his school position. Despite the protests of his friends, he marries Lola, who is intrigued by the idea of being the wife of a professor. The intrigue doesn't last long, as Rath is unable to get work because of his wife. He becomes a broken character, reduced to performing odd jobs around the troupe and living off the earnings of his wife. When the troupe returns to his hometown, Kiepert brutally uses him in a magic act as a shill to attract customers from among his old students and friends. Lola meets a former lover and, as Rath is being degraded on the stage, she allows the former lover to make love to her in sight of her husband. Rath goes beserk and sets out to strangle her.
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