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|Also Known As:||Died:||August 15, 1956|
|Born:||July 17, 1879||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Niagara Falls, Ontario, CA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
A cheesecake artist tries to get a college professor to pose for him.
An ambitious girl steals a rich husband but keeps her lover on the side.
A womanizing author of children's books borrows a son to woo his illustrator.
Petty crook and cop-killer Martin Rome, in bad shape from wounds in the hospital prison ward, still refuses to help slimy lawyer Niles clear his client by confessing to another crime. Police Lt. Candella must check Niles' allegation; a friend of the Rome family, he walks a tightrope between sentiment and cynicism. When Martin fears Candella will implicate his girlfriend Teena, he'll do anything to protect her. How many others will he drag down to disaster with him?
When their favorite teacher marries, a gang of kids tries to scare her replacement away.
A sheltered girl uses music as a means of winning her independence.
Young love rocks a staid Boston family.
A detective discovers the woman he''''s been hired to track down is the key to an unusual inheritance.
In 1876 Philadelphia, two sisters (Jeanne Crain and Linda Darnell) vie for the affections of a Frenchman (Cornel Wilde) who's come to town to prepare the French pavilion for the Centennial exposition.
A 14-year-old has to re-adjust when he''''s returned to his family after falsifying his age to become a World War II hero.
Edithea Alden, a college girl from a wealthy family, is working at night as dancer in a nightclub. When the leading lady Rose is loosing the customers attractiong, Editha gets her job, but due to the fact that her double life could be discoverd, she quits, the nightclub is forced to close. In college she gets a role in the annual college show. The ex-nightclubowner finds out who his star really was, and gets her back, but on opening night they are arrested, because the former star has found out the truth about the job offer. After that the college wants to expell her.
A police detective falls in love with the woman whose murder he's investigating.
An English author must search for a new cook when he moves to rural Massachusetts.
Against his personal preference, PT boat commander Ward Stewart is made executive officer of the submarine USS Corsair. On leave before sailing, he meets schoolteacher Jean Hewlett and gives her a romantic rush...unaware that she's the sweetheart of Dewey Connors, his new commander. At sea, the men bond while fighting German Q-ships. When will they discover their mutual romantic rivalry? Will it interfere with a spectacular commando raid on a secret German base?
A group of professors takes in a nightclub singer hiding from the law to protect her gangster boyfriend.
An Argentine heiress thinks a penniless American dancer is her secret admirer.
A female executive hires a male secretary.
A small-town matchmaker takes on the local blue noses.
A college dean tries to keep a nightclub from opening too close to his campus.
A stuffy boss tries to steal his secretary from her sailor boyfriend.
True-life story of Edna Gladney, who fought for orphans' rights in Texas.
Five siblings face boarding school when their working mother can't hold a job and care for them.
Shirley's last film on her 20th Century Fox contract (aged 12). Her parents (Oakie, Greenwood) decide to retire from show biz so she can have a normal life. They are unwelcome in the small town until a storm lets the family show their stuff. Clips from earlier films fill in Shirley's background.
In this reworking of Cinderella, orphaned Connie Harding is sent to live with her rich aunt and uncle after graduating from boarding school. She's hardly received with open arms, especially by her snobby cousin Barbara. When the entire family is invited to a major social ball, Barbara sees to it that Connie is forced to stay home. With the aid of her uncle, who acts as her fairy godfather, Connie makes it to the ball and meets her Prince Charming in Ted Drake, her cousin's boyfriend.
Fred Garth (Don Terry) owns a printing establishment and poses as a business research expert, but actually runs several white-collar rackets operating by means of high-pressure telephone soliciting. He has sent his younger brother, Bruce Garth (Robert Paige), through law school with the intention of making him his legal watch-dog. But idealist Bruce enrolls as a Department of Justice investigator, and is detailed to track down charity and other phoney rackets. Both brothers are in love with attractive socialite Marjorie Drake (Julie Bishop as Jacqueline Wells), who is unaware of Fred's schemes and he uses her to meet other social leaders with pet charities and his salesmen sell them the program ads at five times the charity rate. Bruce and his partner Neale (Gene Morgan) trace the phone rackets to Bruce and a confrontation looms.
Agent Pete Garland is fired by society singer Monica Barrett after he got her a new radio contract, because she thinks her lawyer friend Teddy Leeds fits in better with her social status. To get even, Pete wants to make an unknown singer into a star. He finds Ruth Allison, drives her hard through rehearsals and makes her a star. But she is worried about her past, something she hasn't told Pete: She's an ex-convict and jumped bail in order to keep her partners in crime out of it. Further she's in love with Pete, but feels that he's still carrying a torch for Monica. When Monica's popularity is decreasing, Pete is able to get Ruth a stint on the program, the result is Monica is fired and Ruth get her job, but Monica takes revenge by revealing Ruth's past. Ruth considers it is best for her to disappear before being arrested, but she has become a star in public opinion. Will she get Pete or will she go to prison again ?
A Paris fashion model marries a fortune hunter to protect him from the law.
A henpecked husband''''s lie gets him in trouble at home and at work.
To improve her image, a fan dancer "adopts" an old woman to be her mother.
A disgruntled druggist sells his store to buy an orange grove in California.
Death goes on vacation to learn about mortal life -- and love.
A laughingstock, small-town inventor befriends a foreign princess.
An abused wife flees her husband and finds love, but at a price.
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