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|Also Known As:||Died:||May 21, 1968|
|Born:||July 3, 1900||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Liverpool, England, GB||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Rosie is a sweet, rich and generous woman, especially when is comes to giving money. Daughters, Mildred and Edith, are worried that she will spend all their inheritance, so they plan to have Rosie put away in a home and have her legally declared insane. When Daphne,(Rosie's devoted and caring grand-daughter), over hears their plan, she vows to help her grandmother win.
Maria had longed to be a nun since she was a young girl, yet when she became old enough discovered that it wasn't at all what she thought. Often in trouble and doing the wrong things, Maria is sent to the house of a retired naval captain, named Captain Von Trapp, to care for his children. Von Trapp was widowed several years before and was left to care for seven 'rowdy' children. The children have run off countless governesses. Maria soon learns that all these children need is a little love to change their attitudes. Maria teaches the children to sing, and through her, music is brought back into the hearts and home of the Von Trapp family. Unknowingly, Maria and Captain Von Trapp are falling helplessly in love, except there are two problems, the Captain is engaged, and Maria is a postulant!
Two banker's children lose their nanny due to her frustration with them. A change in the wind blows in an assertive nanny who matches the qualifications of the children and not the father. As she helps them magically explore the world around them the father grows increasingly disapproving of her methods, and must eventually deal with his own distance from his children.
A junior diplomat in London falls in love with his landlady even though she''''s a murder suspect.
A turn-of-the-century inventor sends himself into the future to save humanity.
A young woman can't get anyone to believe she's being stalked.
The famed actress fights drug addiction to build a career and find love.
On the eve of her marriage to a prince, a noblewoman falls for her brother''''s tutor.
A Scottish boy follows his faith to a bright career preaching in Washington, DC.
True story of Australian opera singer Marjorie Lawrence and her battle against polio.
Technicolor & tights. In the days of King Henry IV, stalwart young Myles and his sister Meg have been raised as peasants, without any knowledge of who their father really was. But one day they journey to Macworth castle. There Myles falls in love with the Mackworth's daughter Anne, makes friends and enemies, and learns to be a knight so that, through the planning of Mackworth and his friend, Prince Hal, Myles can regain his true birthright from the evil Albon, and bear the black shield of Falworth.
The future Elizabeth I fights court intrigue in the turbulent years before her ascension to the throne.
An Englishman who resembles the king of a small European nation gets mixed up in palace intrigue when his look-alike is kidnapped.
Disney version of Lewis Carroll's Children's story. Alice becomes bored and her mind starts to wander. She sees a white rabbit who appears to be in a hurry. She chases it into its burrow and then a most bizarre series of adventures begins.
A con artist and his criminal cohorts hold an old lady hostage in her own home.
The son of the notorious scientist fights to clear his father''''s name.
A faithful dog changes the lives of all who know her after her master dies.
A Russian ballerina in Vienna tries to flee KGB agents and defect.
An invalid matriarch manipulates her entire family.
A composer forsakes his innocent bride to romance his brother''''s fiancee.
An accountant dreams of being a hero but finds it''''s not so easy in real life.
An ambassador''''s daughter falls for a famous musician.
A single mother gives up her son, then fights to remain a part of his life.
Tarzan fights to keep a killer cult from attacking traders.
A penniless British lord passes a street urchin off as a lady to sell her to a rich husband.
The Bronte sisters and their brother fight personal demons to realize their artistic ambitions.
Three people who share a sweepstakes ticket travel a tangled road to collect their winnings.
A medical student risks his future when he falls for a low-class waitress.
Linda Powell (Anna Lee), and English girl, stows away on a ship bound for the United States in order to join the G.I. she loves. She assumes the identity of an English war bride, Joyce Giles (Carol Savage), who has decided she no longer loves the American soldier she married and is not going to join him in the U.S. Linda arrives to find that her soldier no longer wishes to marry her...
An actress becomes a housekeeper for a grumpy retired politician.
A young girl finds herself entrenched in a murder cover-up when she goes to work for a wealthy widow.
Unscrupulous women marry servicemen for their pay.
A guerilla leader falls in love with a mysterious woman in World War II Lisbon.
The inhabitants of a boarding house fear the new lodger is Jack the Ripper.
A mystery woman is a murder suspect's only alibi for the night of his wife's death.
An American woman with a British husband fights to keep her family together through two world wars.
An eager scientist (John Carradine) tests his new formula for invisibility on an escaped fugitive (Jon Hall). When the formula works the criminal runs off to terrorize a family he believes cheated him out of a fortune years earlier.
A female literary agent tries to make her star client as adventures as his most famous character.
The wolf man asks one of Dr. Frankenstein''''s descendants to find a cure for lycanthropy.
A composer finds inspiration in his wife's romantic cousin.
Two clubmen discuss the occult, introducing three weird tales: 1) Plain, bitter Henrietta secretly loves law student Michael. Then on Mardi Gras night, a mysterious stranger gives her a mask of beauty that she must return at midnight. 2) At a party, palmist Podgers makes uncannily accurate predictions, later telling skeptic Marshal Tyler that he will murder someone. The notion obsesses Tyler, with ironic consequences. 3) High wire artist Gaspar dreams of falling, then loses his nerve. He recognizes Joan from his dreams, and falls for her. Will any of his dreams, involving Joan and disaster, come true?
During World War II an American travels to Britain to sell an old house near London that belongs to his family. But he mets Susan Trimble who lives in the house and who is strictly against the sale. While they spend the night in an air-raid shelter she tells him the story of the building from it's construction in 1804 until present day.
True story of U.S. Ambassador Joseph E. Davies' attempts to forge a wartime alliance with the Soviet Union.
A woman defies convention by joining the WAAFs and becoming romantically involved with an AWOL soldier.
A man uses mind over matter to replace his legs, then hunts the doctors who took them.
An American correspondent tries to adopt two children orphaned during the London blitz.
The twisted Ygor plots to put his brain into the Frankenstein monster''''s body.
A scientist's investigations into the nature of good and evil turn him into a murderous monster.
Charming Andre Cassil woos physician Jane Alexander and the two impulsively get married. The honeymoon ends very quickly when Jane voices her progressive views on marriage which include the two having separate apartments. Andre then tries to make his wife jealous in order to lure her into his bedroom.
Inspector Cork pursues a bank robber who serves in the army and receives facial injuries. After plastic surgery he shows up as a bank president planning an enormous robbery.
A hotshot flyer endangers his colleagues in the Royal Air Force as they fly against the Nazis.
Young Henry Aldrich would like to "win" a trip to Alaska. But in order to participate, he first has to put up $100. The whole matter sounds awfully fishy. Henry and his pal Dizzy go into the soap business. Their attempt to raise money turns into a disaster when they get the soap formula wrong. But the Alaska trip is really on the level. It's been organized by Sylvanus Q. Sattherwaite, businessman and philanthropist. But Henry still doesn't have the money...
A British nobleman undergoes a startling transformation when he's bitten by a gypsy werewolf.
A psychiatrist sacrifices everything for his research.
Believing her husband to be dead, a flyer's wife bargains with his former love to adopt the woman's baby.
The action takes place in Ephesus in ancient Asia Minor, and the concerns The efforts of two boys from Syracuse, Anthipholus and his servant Dromio, to find their long-lost twins who, for reason of plot confusion, are also named Anthipholus and Dromio. Complications arise when the wife of the Ephesians, Adriana and her servant Luce, mistake the two strangers for their husband, though the couples eventually get sorted out after Adriana's sister Luciana and the Syracuse Antipholus admit their love
A good nurse ruins her career by covering up for her sister's careless mistake.
An insurance company hires a private detective to protect a gangster fresh out of college.
A woman claims to have killed in self-defense, until a blackmailer turns up with incriminating evidence.
A dying woman shares a shipboard romance with a criminal on his way to the gallows.
A British doctor hires an injured ballerina as a nanny for his son.
An traveling merchant (Carrillo) takes his family to New York where he explores his weakness for poker as he looks for work aided by his daughter (Withers).
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.
A young boxer flees to farming country when he thinks he's killed an opponent in the ring.
An unmarried mother gives her illegitimate child to her cousin.
Nicholas Rood (C. Henry Gordon), dishonest mine owner, finds a Black Doll on his desk and knows that vengeance is about to overtake him for murdering his former partner. He is knifed as he talks to his daughter Marian (Nan Grey). She summons her fiance Nick Halstead (Donald Woods), a private detective. He finds that six people had a motive for the murder; Rood's sister Mrs.Laura Leland (Doris Lloyd); her son Rex (William Lundigan); Rood's associates Mallison(Addison Richards) and Walling (Arthur Hohl); Esteban (Fred Malatesta), a servant and Dr. Giddings (Holmes Herbert.) Sheriff Renick (Edgar Kennedy) and his deputy Red (Syd Saylor) get the clues all mixed up, but Nick finally narrows the search down to one suspect...
When he takes a seat in the Hungarian parliament, a butler battles the aristocracy.
When a good boy goes bad, his family sends him to a naval military school.
Captain Drummond becomes a prisoner when he intents to protect a beautiful heiress of an espionage organization.
A prison inmate is framed for killing a con who once tried to kidnap his daughter.
Russian nobles flee the revolution and take jobs in Paris as servants.
A Russian courier struggles to deliver a message to the troops fighting Tartar invaders.
Two sailors on leave romance a dance-hall hostess and her prim sister.
Biography of the flighty Scottish queen who was brought down by love.
An aging archaeologist pursues the daughter of the woman he loved and lost.
Architect Peter Ibbetson is hired by the Duke of Towers to design a building for him. Ibbetson discovers that the Duchess of Towers, Mary, is his now-grown childhood sweetheart. Their love revives, but Peter is sentenced to life in prison for an accidental killing. Mary comes to him in dreams and they are able to live out their romance in a dream world.
A professional horsewoman fights prejudice when she marries into society.
A con artist and his criminal colleagues move in on a trusting old lady.
An enterprising clerk leads the British colonial campaign in India.
Classic adventure about the sadistic Captain Bligh, who drove his men to revolt during a South Seas expedition.
A female shopkeeper sacrifices everything to give her son a theatrical career.
A retired military man helps an actress make a comeback.
An unscrupulous Englishwoman sets out to steal a place in society.
True story of the legendary courtesan who was mistress to France''''s King Louis XV.
An Englishman falls in love with a Russian spy.
A brilliant but impoverished writer, who is a pacifist, goes to work for a publisher and writes anti-war editorials. When he discovers that the publisher has betrayed him and is in league with munitions manufacturers to make money off of war, he goes insane.
Ambitious chorus girl Linda Fayne (Constance Cummings)achieves a friendship with successful composer Victor Banki (Paul Lukas), who writes a song for her and gets her in an Ibsen (Joseph Cawthorn) show where she is a hit. Fame, romance and marriage to Victor, and a baby follows. Linda is attracted to Lorenzo Valenti (Philip Reed as Phillip Reed), whom she discovered in a Bohemian cafe and persuades Ibsen to give him a job in her show. She and Valenti have an affair and Victor consents to a divorce. The locale shifts to London where Valenti's success and life style parallels Linda's rise to fame. Disillusioned, she returns to New York where tragedy awaits. The child dies and Victor has lost his ability, but Linda spurns Valenti's cable asking her to return to him, and she and Victor chart a new course in life.
The jungle king fights to protect his wife from a greedy ivory hunter.
Friends uncover a dark secret when they compare notes about a theft and suicide.
A man who deserted his daughter years earlier tries to help her out of a jam.
In Dickens' classic tale, an orphan wends his way from cruel apprenticeship to den of thieves in search of a true home.
Sherlock Holmes is called in to solve the case when secret society members start dropping like flies.
The famed French writer becomes the conscience of his country during the French Revolution.
A spunky Irish girl inherits a place in a British estate.
A New England society girl braves the West to help her husband build his fortune.
A man fights to keep the family department store open during the Depression.
A British lord raised by apes kidnaps a beautiful noblewoman exploring Africa with her father.
When her lover is killed, a straying wife tries to intercept the confession she mailed her husband.
An American soldier falls in love with a dance-hall girl in London, not realizing that she is a prostitute.
An aging Don Juan decides to get better acquainted with his grown children.
The dutiful daughter of a London family falls for a barrister and works her way into his family.
A devoted sailor jeopardizes his love life for love of the sea.
A ne'er-do-well husband, after years of abusing his wife, disappears with their son, and winds up selling him to a wealthy family. Years later, the wife--now a world-famous opera singer--finally has enough time and money to begin a search for him.
A bankrupt businessman risks everything to provide for his grandchildren.
A woman faces off against her bullying husband in a high-stakes divorce trial.
A young man convinces a fellow student to pose as his aunt in order to visit their crushes.
San Francisco boys risk their lives to scout gold in the Klondike.
The noted British statesman plays matchmaker for a pair of young lovers.
A benevolent bishop helps the needy during the day, but runs a crime syndicate at night.
In this silent film, the worst actress in a theatrical company turns out to be their only hope of survival.
This short film explores the possibility that Louis XVII escaped death during the French Revolution.
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