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Eve Arden

Eve Arden


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Also Known As: Died: November 12, 1990
Born: April 30, 1908 Cause of Death: heart disease
Birth Place: Mill Valley, California, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Wisecracks (1991)
A profile of successful female stand-up comics, from pioneers like Phyllis Diller to contemporary favorites like Paula Poundstone.
Grease 2 (1982)
Stephanie Zinone is the leader of Rydell High School''s Pink Ladies, a gang of girls who are counterparts of the school''s group of greasers called the T-Birds. Stephanie is tired of her relationship with top T-Bird Johnny Nogerelli, so she breaks up with him and quickly catches the eye of English exchange student Michael Carrington. Hoping to win her over, Michael tries to overcome his nerdy ways while holding off the jealous Johnny.
Pandemonium (1982)
A mad killer haunts the campus of it Had To Be U, a school for cheerleaders, murdering the students in various silly ways.
Under The Rainbow (1981)
150 little people converge on Hollywood in 1938 as preparations are being made to film "The Wizard of Oz"
Guide for the Married Woman, A (1978) as Employment Lady
A romantic comedy about a housewife who rebels against being taken for granted by her husband and dreams about finding new romantic adventures in her life. Cybill Shepherd made her television film debut as the star of this semi-sequel to writer Frank Tarloff's 1967 movie "A Guide for the Married Man
Grease (1978) as Principal Mcgee
A prim Australian exchange student falls for a high-school gang leader.
The Strongest Man in the World (1975)
A student discovers the key to super strength by mixing chemicals with his breakfast cereal.
Very Missing Person, A (1972)
An ex-schoolmarm turns detective when police ask for her aid in finding a missing heiress in this pilot project to bring to TV the Hildegarde Withers character popularized in films in the 1930s by Edna May Oliver.
All My Darling Daughters (1972) as Miss Freeling
This plotline for this unsuccessful pilot involves a judge with four daughters, four prospective sons-in-law, and four weddings scheduled for the same day. Subsequently much of the cast was reassembled for a sequel entitled "My Darling Daughter's Anniversary."
In Name Only (1969)
In this romantic comedy, a carbon copy of "We're Not Married" (1952), several couples discover they were joined in illegal wedlock by a pair of marriage consultants who set about to rectify the situation.
Sergeant Deadhead (1965) as Lieutenant Kinsey
After accidentally getting launched into space, a sergeant suffers from a personality change and a look-alike replacement must stand in for him at his wedding.
The Dark at the Top of the Stairs (1960) as Lottie
Changing times create sexual tensions among members of a small-town family in the ''''20s.
Anatomy of a Murder (1959) as Maida Rutledge
A small-town lawyer gets the case of a lifetime when a military man avenges an attack on his wife.
Our Miss Brooks (1956) as Miss [Constance "Connie"] Brooks
A high school teacher has to rescue the professor she loves from his grasping mother.
The Lady Wants Mink (1953) as Gladys Jones
For her birthday Ritchie Connors gives his wife Nora a coat from the store where he works. His workday gloom is made even worse when their friend from next-door shows up that evening in a mink. To try and make things right Nora goes out and buys four live mink to raise. But the attempt at grow-your-own-coat is none too popular with husband or neighbours.
We're Not Married! (1952) as Kathleen Woodruff
A Justice of the Peace performed weddings a few days before his license was valid. A few years later five couples learn they have never been legally married. Annabel Norris, already Mrs. Mississippi and ready to enter the Mrs. America contest, is now free to enter the Miss Mississippi contest.
Goodbye, My Fancy (1951) as Woody
When she returns to her alma mater to pick up an honorary degree, a congresswoman re-ignites an old flame.
Three Husbands (1950) as Lucille McCabe
Curtain Call at Cactus Creek (1950) as Lily Martin
Tea for Two (1950) as Pauline Hastings
An heiress has to say no to every question for 24 hours if she wants to star on Broadway.
Paid in Full (1950) as Tommy Thompson
Jane Langley has always done all she can for her selfish sibling Nancy. When both sisters fall in love with handsome Bill Prentice, Jane graciously steps aside. Relationships among all three are further complicated when the now-married Bill realizes he's still in love with Jane.
My Dream Is Yours (1949) as Vivian Martin
A talent scout turns a young unknown into a radio singing star.
The Lady Takes a Sailor (1949) as Susan Wayne
A woman is saved from drowning by a mysterious submarine, but nobody believes her.
One for the Book (1948) as Olive Lashbrooke
A lovelorn actress shares her apartment with a lonely soldier.
One Touch of Venus (1948) as Molly Stewart
A window dresser in a department store feels a strange attraction to a statue in the display. One night he impulsively kisses her; she comes to life and reveals herself to be Venus, the goddess of love.
Whiplash (1948) as Chris [Sherwood]
An artist becomes a boxer but finds that it may not have been the best career choice.
Song of Scheherazade (1947) as Madame Conchita de Talavera
In 1865, the cadets of a Russian Naval Academy ship have shore leave in Morocco; among them is (fictionalized) future composer 'Nicky' Rimsky-Korsakov. In search of a piano, Nicky and singing ship's doctor Klin meet a family of once-wealthy Spanish colonists...and their daughter Cara who secretly dances in a cabaret. Romantic complications ensue, but Nicky seems less interested in Cara's favors than in inspirations for his future masterpieces.
The Unfaithful (1947) as Paula
While her husband is away, a woman gets mixed up in murder.
The Arnelo Affair (1947) as Vivian Delwyn
A neglected wife gets mixed up with an hypnotic charmer and murder.
My Reputation (1946) as Ginna Abbott
A widow generates small-town gossip when she falls in love too soon after her husband's death.
Night and Day (1946) as Gabrielle
Fanciful biography of songwriter Cole Porter, who rose from high society to find success on Tin Pan Alley.
The Kid from Brooklyn (1946) as Ann Westley
A shy milkman gets into boxing when he turns out to have a killer punch.
Patrick the Great (1945) as Jean Mathews
Earl Carroll Vanities (1945) as Tex Donnelly
Mildred Pierce (1945) as Ida Corwin
A woman turns herself into a business tycoon to win her selfish daughter a place in society.
Pan-Americana (1945) as Helen "Hoppy" Hopkins
A New York magazine sends its editors to South America to find beautiful girls.
The Doughgirls (1944) as Natalia Moskoroff
Honeymooners in Washington get caught up in wartime crowding, with disastrous results.
Cover Girl (1944) as Cornelia Jackson
A nightclub dancer makes it big in modeling, leaving her dancer boyfriend behind.
Hit Parade of 1943 (1943) as Belinda Wright
One of the many films made at Republic with a year attached to the "Hit Parade" title, which came from the "Hit Parade" radio program sponsored by Lucky Strike cigarettes. On reissue all of the entries underwent a title change from "Hit Parade of 19??" to, usually, a title of a song contained in the film, as happened in the case of this film when it was reissued as "Change of Heart" in 1949, and not known under that title until 1949. Not reissuing the film under the original title of "Hit Parade of 1943" had a two-fold purpose; the audiences of that era were not much interested in seeing a film twice, and a changed title-even when the original title was clearly shown in (very) small print in the ads and on the posters---had a chance of being seen again by that segment of the ticket-buying public who didn't read the small print. The plot here is just a trifle---Susan Hayward ghost writes songs for composer John Carroll, whose charms evidently outweighed his song-writing ability---played in and around some great singing and dancing numbers by, for its time, a large number of black performers including Dorothy Dandridge, Count Basie, dancing by the great Jack Williams and the team of "Pops & Louie"(Albert Whitman and Louis Williams)and others, including Spanish dancer Chinita Marin, billed as Chinita. The song "Change of Heart", by Jule Styne and Harold Adamson, was Oscar-nominated, and also became the title of the film on 1949 reissue. Walter Scharf also was Oscar-nominated for Best Scoring of a Musical. Republic seldom got two nominations in any single year, much less two in the same film.
Let's Face It (1943) as Maggie Watson
Obliging Young Lady (1942) as "Space" O'Shea
A lawyer''''s secretary tries to protect a controversial client from prying eyes at an over-crowded hotel.
Manpower (1941) as Dolly
Power linemen feud over the love of a sultry nightclub singer.
That Uncertain Feeling (1941) as Sally [Aikens]
A happily married woman sees a psychoanalyst and develops doubts about her husband.
San Antonio Rose (1941) as Gabby Trent
Whistling in the Dark (1941) as "Buzz" Baker
A radio detective is kidnapped and forced to plan the perfect murder.
Ziegfeld Girl (1941) as Patsy Dixon
Three showgirls in the Ziegfeld Follies face romantic trials on their way to the top.
Bedtime Story (1941) as Virginia Cole
A stage star''''s dreams of retirement conflict with her playwright husband''''s need for a hit -- with her starring.
Sing for Your Supper (1941) as Barbara Stevens
She Knew All the Answers (1941) as Sally Long
Last of the Duanes (1941) as Kate
In 1870 Texas a man (Montgomery) comes home to find his father murdered. He trails an outlaw till he finds out he's part of a gang, then calls in the Texas Rangers.
She Couldn't Say No (1940) as Alice Hinsdale
Opposing lawyers face off in court over a land deal only to wind up in each other''''s arms.
A Child Is Born (1940) as Miss Pinty
A pregnant prison inmate shares her problems with the patients in a maternity ward.
No, No Nanette (1940) as Kitty
Comrade X (1940) as Jane Wilson
An American warms up an icy Russian streetcar conductor.
The Forgotten Woman (1939) as Carrie Ashburn
Big Town Czar (1939) as Susan Warren
When gangster Phil Daley (Barton MacLane) gets rid of his chief Paul Burgess (Walter Woolf King) he has everything that money can buy, except the respect of his parents (Oscar O'Shea and Esther Dale) and his sweetheart Susan Warren (Eve Arden.) His younger brother Danny (Tom Brown) quits college and forces Phil to make him part of the gang. The overly-ambitious Danny fixes a prize-fight on which rival gang-leader Mike Luger (Jack La Rue) loses heavily and, thinking that Phil has double-crossed him, sends gunmen out to kill Phil. They kill Danny instead and the frightened Phil flees to a country hideout. His chief lieutenant, Sid Travis (Frank Jenks), sets a trap for Phil when he returns.
Slightly Honorable (1939) as Miss Ater
A lawyer is framed for the murder of a young party girl and tries to clear his name.
Eternally Yours (1939) as Gloria
A woman is swept off her feet by a magician, and finds the results less than magical.
Women in the Wind (1939) as Kit Campbell
Personal conflicts flare between competitors in a women's air race.
At the Circus (1939) as Peerless Pauline
The Marx Bros. team up to keep a circus from going bankrupt.
Letter of Introduction (1938) as Cora Phelps
An aging actor, trying to make a comeback on Broadway, is surprised when his estranged daughter shows up. It seems that she is an actress and is also trying to make it on Broadway. He tries to re-establish his relationship with her while also trying to hide the fact that she is his daughter from the press.
Cocoanut Grove (1938) as Sophie DeLemma
Having Wonderful Time (1938) as Henrietta
A New York girl finds love at a summer resort.
Stage Door (1937) as Eve
Women at a theatrical boarding house try to make their big break happen.
Oh, Doctor (1937) as Shirley Truman
Dancing Lady (1933) as Chorus girl with phony accent
A musical star is torn between a millionaire playboy and her stage manager.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Wisecracks (1991)
A profile of successful female stand-up comics, from pioneers like Phyllis Diller to contemporary favorites like Paula Poundstone.

Cast (special)

American Film Institute Salute to Barbara Stanwyck, The (1987)
Barbara Stanwyck is the 15th recipient of AFI's Life Achievement Award in a ceremony at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles on 4/9/86. The event marks Stanwyck's 60th anniversary in show business. She made her screen debut in the silent film, "Broadway Nights," in 1926, and went on to appear in
38th Annual Emmy Awards, The (1986)
A live three-hour telecast from Pasadena, California, of the thirty-eighth Annual Emmy Awards which honors excellence in the television industry. David Letterman and Shelley Long are this year's co-hosts. Veteran comedian Red Skelton, recipient of this year's coveted Governor's Award by the Board of
Bugs Bunny/Looney Tunes All-Star 50th Anniversary (1986)
A special that highlights Warner Brother's half-century contribution to animated art. Included among the "guest stars" are familiar animated characters such as Bugs Bunny himself, Daffy Duck, Elmer Fudd, Porky Pig, the Roadrunner, Yosemite Sam, and Tweety Bird. Comments by live guest stars are inter
Nuts and Bolts (1981) as Martha Fenton
The story of Miles Fenton, a widowed computer engineer, who uses his homemade robots to help him raise his two children. In the pilot episode, Miles contemplates selling Primo, his compassionate computer, to raise the money he needs to send his daughter, Lucy, to a very exclusive and expensive music
CBS: On the Air (1978)
The Columbia Broadcasting System celebrates its first fifty years of radio and television broadcasting.
Harry and Maggie (1975)
A story of clashing lifestyles as seen through the bickering relationship of Harry Kellogg, a grumpy Iowa widower, and Maggie Sturdivant, his aggressive, flamboyant, and sophisticated sister-in-law who lives with him and takes charge of his life. In the pilot episode, Harry attempts to arrange a rom
Meet Cyd Charisse (1959) as Guest
An hour of music, song, and comedy that spotlights the talents of actress-singer Cyd Charisse.

Cast (special)

Misc. Crew (short)

The Costume Designer (1950)
This short film focuses on the job of the costume designer in the production of motion pictures.

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