Most Popular Titles With James Ellison
- Movies or TV
1. I Walked with a Zombie (1943)
Approved | 69 min | Horror
A young Canadian nurse (Betsy) comes to the West Indies to care for Jessica, the wife of a plantation manager (Paul Holland). Jessica seems to be suffering from a kind of mental paralysis ... See full summary »
2. Reckless (1935)
Passed | 97 min | Drama, Musical, Comedy
Wealthy Bob Harrison buys all the seats in the theatre to watch Mona Leslie's musical by himself. He loves her, her agent Ned Riley loves her. Conflict ensues.
3. Charley's Aunt (1941)
Approved | 80 min | Comedy, Romance
In 1890, two students at Oxford force their rascally friend and fellow student to pose as an aunt from Brazil--where the nuts come from.
4. The Plainsman (1936)
Approved | 113 min | Biography, History, Romance
Wild Bill Hickok attempts to stop an Indian uprising that was started by white gun-runners.
Writers: Waldemar Young, Harold Lamb, Lynn Riggs, Jeanie Macpherson, Courtney Ryley Cooper, Frank J. Wilstach | Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Gary Cooper, Jean Arthur, James Ellison, Charles Bickford
5. Vivacious Lady (1938)
Approved | 90 min | Comedy, Romance
On a quick trip to the city, young university professor Peter Morgan falls in love with nightclub performer Francey Brent and marries her after a whirlwind romance. But when he goes back ... See full summary »
6. The Gang's All Here (1943)
Approved | 103 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
A soldier falls for a chorus girl and then has trouble because he is posted to the Pacific.
7. Death on the Diamond (1934)
TV-G | 71 min | Drama, Mystery
Pop Clark is about to lose his baseball team, unless they can win the pennant so he can pay off debts. He hires ace player Larry Kelly to ensure the victory. As well as rival teams, ... See full summary »
8. Best Foot Forward (1943)
Passed | 94 min | Musical, Comedy
Bud Hooper, a cadet at Winsocki Military Academy, sends an invitation to movie star Lucille Ball to come to Winsocki's big dance. Ball's publicity-hungry agent convinces her to go in order ... See full summary »
9. The Undying Monster (1942)
Approved | 63 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery
Surviving members of an aristocratic Welsh family are threatened by a legendary monster when they venture out on chilly, foggy nights.
10. Play Girl (1941)
Approved | 77 min | Comedy, Romance
The fascinating Grace Herbert has many years' experience as a professional gold-digger. Her finances at a low ebb, she finds her mature beauty less effective than of yore, and takes on ... See full summary »
11. 5th Ave Girl (1939)
Approved | 83 min | Comedy, Romance
Rich industrialist Walter Connolly feels unwanted by his wife and children so he hires unemployed Ginger Rogers to pose as his mistress.
13. Hop-a-long Cassidy (1935)
Approved | 60 min | Western
An evil ranch foreman tries to provoke a range war by playing two cattlemen against each other while helping a gang to rustle the cattle. Each cattleman blames the other for missing cattle.... See full summary »
15. Zenobia (1939)
Approved | 73 min | Comedy
A modest country doctor in the antebellum South has to contend with his daughter's upcoming marriage and an affectionate medicine show elephant.
16. After Office Hours (1935)
Approved | 72 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Hard-hitting news editor Jim Branch falls for high-society type Sharon Norwood but can't get to first base as he continually makes use of her knowledge of the rich and famous to try to ... See full summary »
17. Carolina (1934)
85 min | Comedy, Romance
During Civil War Reconstruction, the Connelly family is romantically restored to their former glory when Will Connelly marries a Yankee farm girl, Joanna Tate, despite the objects of his ... See full summary »
18. Central Airport (1933)
Unrated | 72 min | Drama
Aviator Jim Blaine and his brother Neil are rivals not only as daredevil flyers, but also for the love of parachutist Jill Collins.
19. Three on the Trail (1936)
Approved | 67 min | Action, Drama, Western
An evil gang is involved in both cattle rustling and the robbing of stagecoaches. Hoppy must stop them without help from the sheriff who turns out be a major outlaw himself.
21. Johnny Doesn't Live Here Any More (1944)
Approved | 79 min | Comedy, Romance, War
A young girl rents an apartment from a man who has recently enlisted in the Marines. The trouble is that he's given out keys to a half-dozen of his friends, and they all keep dropping in.
24. Next Time I Marry (1938)
Approved | 65 min | Comedy, Romance
Heiress Nancy Crocker Fleming will only receive her inheritance if she marries a "plain American." Her late father was afraid a foreign gigolo would steal her heart and money. So Nancy pays... See full summary »
25. Sorority House (1939)
Approved | 64 min | Drama, Romance
Anne Shirley plays Alice Fisher-the daughter of a small grocer who at the last minute gets to go to little Talbot College. She learns that joining a sorority is an essential thing at the ... See full summary »
26. They Met in Argentina (1941)
Approved | 77 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
A Texas oil millionaire, after failing to secure oil lands in Argentina, seeks out a famous race horse in Buenos Aires and order his representative to buy the nag at any price. Ellison has ... See full summary »
27. Hollywood and Vine (1945)
Approved | 58 min | Comedy, Drama
A young girl arrives in Hollywood determined to become a star in the movies, but finds that attaining stardom is a lot more difficult then she counted on. Howewver, she does become a star ... See full summary »
28. You Can't Fool Your Wife (1940)
Approved | 68 min | Comedy
Andrew and Clara are school sweethearts whose marriage goes stale after five years. Andrew is a hard worker at the firm, but it seems that all he does is work. When Mr. Battincourt from ... See full summary »
29. Crooked River (1950)
Approved | 56 min | Action, Romance, Western
After Shamrock breaks up a stage robbery attempt by Kent and his men, he trails them to their hideout. Posing as an outlaw he joins them and meets their leader Lucky. But Kent and the ... See full summary »
30. Ice-Capades (1941)
Approved | 88 min | Comedy, Music, Romance
Newsreel cameraman Bob Clemens, an avowed woman hater, is assigned to cover the Lake Placid exhibition of Karen Vadja, the Swiss ice Queen. He misses his plane and fails to get the footage ... See full summary »
Writers: Isabel Dawn, Boyce DeGaw, Jack Townley, Robert Harari, Olive Cooper, Melville Shavelson, Milt Josefsberg | Director: Joseph Santley | Stars: James Ellison, Jerry Colonna, Dorothy Lewis, Barbara Jo Allen
31. Star Night at the Cocoanut Grove (1934)
Approved | 20 min | Short, Music
Several members of MGM's 'galaxy of stars' attend an evening of music and a fashion show.
33. The Texan Meets Calamity Jane (1950)
71 min | Western
The best job on this film is the one performed by director/writer/producer Ande Lamb when he persuaded somebody at Columbia to put their logo on this indie production that looks a little ... See full summary »
34. Borderland (1937)
Approved | 82 min | Adventure, Mystery, Western
Hoppy goes undercover as an outlaw (which permits him, for once, to drink and be mean to children) to track down a bunch of outlaws operating along the border. Loco, the head bad guy, ... See full summary »
35. Hotel for Women (1939)
83 min | Drama
A girl from Syracuse goes to New York to see her boyfriend, successful architect who no longer cares for her. Fellow residents at a women's hotel encourage her to become a top model. When boyfriend tries to come back to her he has rivals.
36. Eight Girls in a Boat (1934)
85 min | Drama
In an exclusive Swiss school for young girls, Christa Storm discovers she is going to have a baby, and keeps the secret from everyone but her lover, David Perrin, a young medical student. ... See full summary »
37. Anne of Windy Poplars (1940)
Approved | 86 min | Drama
Anne Shirley, having recently wed her childhood sweetheart Gilbert Blythe, takes a teaching position in a prestigious school far from her home on Prince Edward Island. While she is quickly ... See full summary »
38. Bar 20 Rides Again (1935)
Passed | 61 min | Drama, Music, Romance
Cattle rustler Nevada dreams of living like an emperor in the West. Hoppy and the Bar 20 boys aim to put an end to his dream.
39. The Famous Ferguson Case (1932)
74 min | Crime, Drama
A foreword warns against the peril of yellow journalism, and the story illustrates it by following events in the upstate New York town of Cornwall after prominant financier George Ferguson ... See full summary »
40. Hitch Hike Lady (1935)
77 min | Comedy, Drama
In this touching tale, an elderly British woman saves up enough money to visit her son in the U.S. She believes that he is doing well, but he is actually a prisoner in San Quentin.
41. The Leathernecks Have Landed (1936)
67 min | Adventure
Three Marines and a blonde bombshell named Brooklyn try to outwit a Chinese bandit chieftain and the Russian smuggler supplying him with guns.
42. Fast on the Draw (1950)
Passed | 55 min | Western
When Shamrock was young, the Cat killed his parents. Now grown, Shamrock gets appointed Marshal when he breaks up a robbery attempt by Tex and his men. Tex works for the Cat and when he and... See full summary »
44. That Other Woman (1942)
Approved | 75 min | Comedy, Romance
Secretary Emily Borden is in love with her boss, Henry Summers, but he is too involved with Constance Powell to notice. Ralph is interested in Emily, but she has no interest in him. Emily's... See full summary »
45. Colorado Ranger (1950)
Approved | 59 min | Action, Adventure, Western
Shamrock, Lucky, and the Colonel arrive in Cactus Junction where they are given badges by the Sheriff and offered money by Morgan to drive the ranchers off the land. Instead they bring in ... See full summary »
46. Marshal of Heldorado (1950)
63 min | Western
The Tulliver brothers are terrorizing the town of Heldorado and Shamrock has been sent to round them up. Arriving posing as a dude, he gets two of them early when they shoot each other ... See full summary »
47. The Eagle's Brood (1935)
Passed | 61 min | Western
When the outlaw El Toro saves Hoppy's life, Hoppy agrees to find his missing grandson.
48. Hostile Country (1950)
59 min | Western
The first of a series of six westerns produced by Ron Ormond for Lippert distribution starring two ex-Hopalong Cassidy sidekicks, which means it also is the first one in the series that was... See full summary »
49. Careful, Soft Shoulder (1942)
Approved | 69 min | Comedy, Romance, War
At a December 7, 1941 Washington cocktail party, Connie Mathew is not amused by the romantic advances of playboy Tommy Aldrich, son of an important Navy consultant. The party is shocked by ... See full summary »
50. Lady, Let's Dance (1944)
Approved | 88 min | Musical, Romance, War
Lady, Let's Dance was a 1944 black and white film directed by Frank Woodruff that was nominated for two Oscars. Produced by Monogram Studios, the film is unique as an ice skating musical. ... See full summary »