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An ex-convict plots to destroy the district attorney who sent him to prison.
Jim Davis, Nancy Hadley, Ken Mayer, Nestor Paiva, Don O''Kelly. While leading pioneers to the West Coast, frontier scout Jim Davis discovers that the U.S. has gone to war with Mexico. Hordes of attacking Mexicans and hostile Indians enliven this remake of KIT CARSON which uses stock footage from the original 1940 version
A glowing brain-like creature arrives on a beach near a rocket test site via a teleportation beam. The alien communicates telepathically with the children of scientists. The kids start doing the alien's bidding as the adults try to find out what's happening to their unruly offspring.
A girl accepts three wedding proposals at once and dreams of marriage to each man.
A musician is mistaken for a vicious thief, with devastating results.
A sportswriter and a fashion designer have a lot of adjusting to do when they marry in haste.
When an airliner crashes in the jungle, the repaired plane can only hold five of the survivors.
A ballerina becomes a gambler's lucky charm.
A shop girl is mistaken for the mother of a foundling.
Harry and Willie buy the Edison Movie Studio in the year 1912 from Joseph Gorman, a confidence man. They follow Gorman to Hollywood where, as stunt men, they find him directing movies as Sergei Trumanoff and stealing the studio payroll.
Hardened criminal repeatedly breaks out of Oregon State Prison, eluding police for prolonged periods afterwards.
Two cowboys on the road to Alaska help a wagon train in trouble.
A silversmith is charged with engraving the Holy Grail.
A society lawyer falls in love with the daughter of a family of fitness fanatics.
Salem, Massachusetts, 1800. Mountaineer Jason Starbuck rides into town with furs to sell and dreams to fulfill. He falls in love with Roxana, who breaks her previous engagement and leaves for France to await Jason. Roxana's ship is attacked by pirates and she is sold into slavery in Morocco. Jason follows her to Morocco and must win the support of the sultan in order to continue his efforts to locate and rescue her.
A uranium prospector is eating a peanut butter sandwich in the desert where atom bomb tests are being done. He becomes radioactive, and helps the FBI break up an enemy spy ring.
A Texas heiress masquerades as a model in hopes of finding true love.
A garage owner taps into his rivals' gas lines.
A photographer''''s assistant promises to turn a chorus girl into a cover girl.
A lawyer defends a migrant worker in a sensational murder trial.
A married man''''s passion for a young woman leads to tragedy.
An Apache of mixed blood tries to make peace between Indians and whites.
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.
Baseball great Grover Cleveland Alexander fights his way back from a blinding injury.
An exiled king and a film star try to rekindle a romance from the past.
The legendary opera singer fights to win his place in society.
The crew of a remote Arctic base fights off a murderous monster from outer space.
An idealistic small-town reporter tries to fight corruption.
A Foreign Legion sergeant leads ten volunteers against a mighty Arab army.
Riverboat entertainers find love, laughs and hardships as they sail along "Old Man River."
An inventor's unbreakable glass attracts the attention of businessmen and gangsters.
Epic re-telling of the story of the Biblical strongman laid low by love.
During a Sun Valley vacation, a woman tries to solve her roommate''''s romantic problems only to get caught in a love triangle of her own.
Communists blackmail a shipping executive into spying for them.
A publicity hungry press agent creates a romance between an icy college dean and a visiting lecturer.
A bail bondsman is asked to raise money to free his girlfriend's husband.
A young girl is left with the notoriously cheap Sorrowful Jones as a marker for a bet. When her father doesn't return, he learns that taking care of a child interferes with his free-wheeling lifestyle. Sorrowful must also evade crooked gangsters and indulge in a bit of horse-thieving.
Showmen try to exploit a giant ape raised by an orphan.
A detective tries to solve a policeman's murder.
A naval officer devotes his life to the development of the aircraft carrier.
An escaped con kidnaps the people he thinks put him behind bars.
A bumbling salesman gets mixed up in murder.
When a judge learns his wife has terminal brain cancer, he begins to consider mercy-killing.
A professor doesn't know his wife is an heiress.
Allied agents fight an underground Nazi group in post-war Europe.
After accidentally killing her lecherous producer, a famous actress tries to hide her guilt.
A lightweight boxer gets mixed up in murder.
The producer of a radio crime series commits the perfect crime, then has to put the case on the air.
An English convict girl sent to the colonies gets mixed up in the war with the Indians.
A crusading district attorney investigates the murder of a Jewish man.
Carol Lawrence (Gale Storm), an aspiring singer, goes to a new night club owned by Danny Warren (Phil Regan), whose father Daniel Warren (Russell Hicks) doesn't approve of the club and wants Danny to join him in the family business. Carol is suspected of being a process server and is thrown out of the club. An extremely long arm of coincidence leads her to the elder Warren's office and he hires her as a process server. She returns but gets a singing job this time so foregoes serving the cease-and-desist notice. The Three Stooges are on hand as waiters and Connee Boswell, Louis Jordan, Will Osborne and Mary Treen provide the music and songs in addition to Gale Storn on "Oh, Buddy" and "On the Sunny Side of the Street."
True story of the Australian nurse who fought to gain acceptance for her polio-treatment methods.
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.)
An ex-con sets up a program to straighten out hard-core prisoners.
A mad scientist''''s attempts to revive the dead go haywire when he runs into a voodoo priestess.
A con artist falls for the rich widow he's trying to fleece.
Two Navy vets compete to see whose son is the bigger hero.
A pair of sailors on leave try to help a movie extra become a singing star.
In this true story, Texas Guinan rises from Wild West shows to become New York's "Queen of the Nightclubs" during Prohibition.
Because of the war, there aren't enough men at Adams College for all the girls, but Betty (Betty Jane Rhodes as Betty Rhodes) has no difficulties as she has a monopoly on stud-athlete Pete (Bill Edwards). The other girls, particularly Marian (Marjorie Weaver), think this is unfair, so Marian institutes a system of rationing dates. Pete is rated as thirty points and Betty is furious as the other girls bypass the 4-F's and slide-rule geeks to save their ration points to date Pete. Betty drafts him for the Varsity Show, but when the pressure of preparing for the show hurts his studies, Marian volunteers to tutor him and has him all to herself. Scholarly John "Two-Point" Simpson (Johnny Johnston as Johnnie Johnston) auditions and, since he isn't hep to the jive, is laughed off the stage. Betty helps him and soon "Two-Point" is in the groove and makes a hit, and Betty discovers she is in love with him. The faculty cancels the date-rationing plan and Johnnie, whose point value has gone up, thinks Betty is the cause of the ruling and dates Marian for spite. Betty broods and knits booties for her sister's baby, but conveys the impression to Marian that she is to have a baby. Johnnie learns he is the "suspected" father and, thinking it is another of Betty's tricks, plans to leave school. The other girls, led by Bubbles (Marie Wilson), are worried about Betty's future stigma and round up a justice of the peace and Johnnie. Betty confesses the hoax, and the girls start squabbling over the available-again Johnnie, while Betty and Johnnie make use of the still-available Justice of the Peace.
The singing/dancing Angel sisters, Nancy (Dorothy Lamour), Bobby (Betty Hutton), Josie (Diana Lynn) and Patti (Mimi Chandler), aren't interested in performing together, and this plays havoc with the plans of Pop Angel (Raymond Walburn) to buy a soy bean farm. They do accept an offer of ten dollars to sing at a dubious night club on the edge of town where a band led by Happy Marshall (Fred MacMurray) is playing. Bobby takes the ten dollars and runs it up to $190 at the dice table. Happy hits on Nancy but she rebuffs him. He doesn't have the money to pay his band and borrows the gambling winnings from Bobby on the pretext that he will give her a job with his band. Bobby discovers the next day that Happy has hastily departed for New York. The girls follow to a night club where he is working and, after an audition, the manager is willing to give Happy a contract if the girls will sing with his band.
A group of veterans help a small-town fraud convince his family he was a war hero.
A Navy doctor fights to help wounded sailors escape the Japanese during World War II.
A young songwriter leaves his Kentucky home to try to make it in New Orleans. Eventually he winds up in New York, where he sells his songs to a music publisher, but refuses to sell his most treasured composition: "Dixie." The film is based on the life of Daniel Decatur Emmett, who wrote the classic song "Dixie."
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