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|Also Known As:||Died:||March 19, 1960|
|Born:||December 25, 1888||Cause of Death:||cancer|
|Birth Place:||Russia||Profession:||Writer ...|
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Expectations are high as the Frake family arrives at the annual Texas State Fair.
When is beloved horse is stolen and sold to a movie star, a young man travels to Hollywood.
The famed actress fights drug addiction to build a career and find love.
An Anglo-Indian beauty falls for a British officer as her country fights for independence.
Sailors on leave in San Francisco get mixed up in love and show business.
Pride and a lecherous ranch hand stand between an amorous cowboy and his farm girl sweetheart.
True story of Australian opera singer Marjorie Lawrence and her battle against polio.
A prince falls in love with a barmaid during his last fling before assuming the crown.
A prince from a small kingdom courts a wealthy widow to keep her money in the country.
The legendary opera singer fights to win his place in society.
A Roman commander falls for a Christian slave girl as Nero intensifies persecution of the new religion.
An aging judge creates a scandal when he marries a younger woman from the wrong side of the tracks.
Three young girls try to help their widowed mother find the right husband.
An orphaned Irish boy is taken in by his mother's Scottish relations.
An Iowa family finds romance and adventure at the yearly state fair.
Fictionalized biography of George Gershwin and his fight to bring serious music to Broadway.
An Irish housemaid''''s romance with the boss''''s son is complicated by labor disputes in the Pittsburgh mills.
Three showgirls in the Ziegfeld Follies face romantic trials on their way to the top.
A deformed bell ringer rescues a gypsy girl falsely accused of witchcraft and murder.
A young couple fights off Indian attacks to start a farm in the Mohawk Valley.
A young man''''s evil uncle arranges for him to be kidnapped and sent to sea.
A socialite posing as her own maid falls for a rodeo rider.
To prove their father was murdered, four brothers fight to bring down a powerful arms syndicate.
Two Irish brothers become political and romantic rivals.
Half-Indian girl (Young) brought up in a wealthy household is loved by the son of the house (Taylor) against his family's wishes and loves another Indian (Ameche) employed by the household.
Vaudevillians supporting the musical efforts of aging Hollywood star Diane de Valle decide to head for Tinseltown themselves when de Valle's high salary and low drawing power cancel the revue. Managing to land roles in a de Valle musical movie, perky Peggy is rescued from the chorus line by the tricks of her boyfriend Jack, who uses bravado to usurp de Valle's role in favor of Peggy, who is more suited to the bouncy musical.
A wealthy man adopts two orphaned sisters.
Janet Gaynor and James Dunn and their close friends Charles Farrell and Ginger Rogers graduate from a West Coast college and fly to New York City to find work.
Marie is kidnapped and taken aboard ship, then thrown off at Yucatan. She winds up singing in a cafe in the Panama Canal zone. There she gets involved in a plot to destroy the canal and runs into American intelligence officer Crawbett.
The title represents the hopeful, ambitious students at a hospital training school and is primarily a story of the stern discipline and laborious physical and mental toil they endure in order to become nurses and join the White Parade. It is told mainly through the character of June Arden (Loretta Young)who finds romance with Ronald Hall III (John Boles)on the way, with side stories of the other girls who find failure, success, laughs and tears on the way. The forerunner of umpteen dozens of TV series over the past 40 years.
A British family survives war and changing times.
Leslie Howards time-travels between 1784 and 1933 London in this fantasy romance.
The children of Iowa farmers find love, with mixed results, at the state fair.
Impoverished Jane Miller is loved by millionaire Roger and newspaperman William. Though William warns her otherwise, she goes with the millionaire to his French chateau where she risks terrible cruelty and even death.
Wealthy Jervis Pendleton acts as benefactor for orphan Judy Abbott, anonymously sponsoring her in her boarding school. But as she grows up, he finds himself falling in love with her, and she with him, though she does not know that the man she has fallen for is her benefactor.
A society novelist brings a brash young chorus girl home in order to study her for inspiration for his new novel. His family is distraught, but soon her behavior has forever altered their snobbish ways.
A Scottish immigrant falls for a dashing playboy engaged to another woman.
A great tenor retires to the Irish countryside.
A rising businessman tries to make his immigrant parents assimilate.
War injuries come between a farm girl and her beau.
Oklahoma mechanic Pike Peters finds himself part owner of an oil field. His wife Idy, hitherto content, decides the family must go to Paris to get "culture" and meet "the right kind of people." Pike and his grown son and daughter soon have flirtatious French admirers; Idy rents a chateau from an impoverished aristocrat; while Pike responds to each new development with homespun wit. In the inevitable clash, will pretentiousness and sophistication or common sense triumph?
Sir George hires Hillary Gatt to find out more about Eric who wants to marry Lois. Gatt is murdered and the couple, married, run off to India. Old friend John Beetham sympathizes with the bride who sees that her hubby is a liar and drunk. John and Lois fly to San Francisco. Eric shows up and tries to kill John, but Scotland Yard's Lt. Charlie Chan intervenes.
Sonya Mendel (nicknamed Salome because of the string of scalps she wears at her belt!) is the daughter of poor Jewish immigrants on New York's Lower East Side. Clever and pretty, she works as a reporter for the Jewish Daily News. She pursues John Manning, a wealthy non-Jewish philanthropist who has been conducting a campaign against graft on the Lower East Side. They marry, but Sonya is in debt to the very same loan sharks whose grip on the neighborhood John has been trying to break. Will they succeed in blackmailing John into giving up his fight? Based on the novel by Anzia Yezierska, which was in turn inspired by the exploits of a real woman, Rose Pastor Stokes.
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