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1. Lilac Time (1928)

80 min | Drama, Romance, War

8.4
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All of those handsome young men in their flying machines are billeted in a field next to the Widow Berthelot's farmhouse in France. Her daughter Jeannine is curious about the young men ... See full summary »

Writers: Jane Cowl, Guy Fowler, Willis Goldbeck, George Marion Jr., Jane Murfin, Adela Rogers St. Johns, Carey Wilson | Directors: George Fitzmaurice, Frank Lloyd | Stars: Colleen Moore, Gary Cooper, Burr McIntosh, George Cooper

2. The Women (1939)

Not Rated | 133 min | Comedy, Drama

8.0
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A study of the lives and romantic entanglements of various interconnected women.

Writers: Clare Boothe Luce, Anita Loos, Jane Murfin | Director: George Cukor | Stars: Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell, Mary Boland

3. What Price Hollywood? (1932)

Passed | 88 min | Drama

7.8
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The career of a waitress takes off when she meets an amiable drunken Hollywood producer.

Writers: Gene Fowler, Rowland Brown, Adela Rogers St. Johns, Jane Murfin, Ben Markson | Director: George Cukor | Stars: Constance Bennett, Lowell Sherman, Neil Hamilton, Gregory Ratoff

4. Leathernecking (1930)

79 min | Comedy, Musical

7.8
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Writers: Herbert Fields, Alfred Jackson, John W. Krafft, Jane Murfin | Director: Edward F. Cline | Stars: Irene Dunne, Ken Murray, Louise Fazenda, Ned Sparks

5. Smilin' Through (1922)

96 min | Drama

7.6
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Writers: Jane Cowl, James Ashmore Creelman, Sidney Franklin, Jane Murfin | Director: Sidney Franklin | Stars: Norma Talmadge, Wyndham Standing, Harrison Ford, Alec B. Francis

6. Pride and Prejudice (1940)

Passed | 118 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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Mr. and Mrs. Bennet have five unmarried daughters, and Mrs. Bennet is especially eager to find suitable husbands for them. When the rich single gentlemen Mr. Bingley and Mr. Darcy come to ... See full summary »

Writers: Aldous Huxley, Jane Murfin, Jane Austen, Helen Jerome | Director: Robert Z. Leonard | Stars: Greer Garson, Laurence Olivier, Edward Ashley, Marten Lamont

7. Ponds Theater (1953– )

60 min | Drama

7.5
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Stars: Valerie Cossart, Harry Townes, Mildred Dunnock, Carmen Mathews

8. Little Women (1933)

Not Rated | 115 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.4
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Little Women is a "coming of age" drama tracing the lives of four sisters: Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy. During the American Civil War, the girls father is away serving as a minister to the troops... See full summary »

Writers: Louisa May Alcott, Sarah Y. Mason, Victor Heerman | Director: George Cukor | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Joan Bennett, Paul Lukas, Edna May Oliver

9. Street Girl (1929)

Passed | 87 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

7.3
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A homeless and destitute violinist joins a combo to bring it success, but has problems with her love life.

Writers: Jane Murfin, W. Carey Wonderly | Director: Wesley Ruggles | Stars: Betty Compson, John Harron, Jack Oakie, Ned Sparks

10. Northwest Passage (1940)

Passed | 126 min | Adventure, Drama, History

7.2
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Langdon Towne and Hunk Marriner join Major Rogers' Rangers as they wipe out an Indian village. They set out for Fort Wentworth, but when they arrive they find no soldiers and none of the supplies they expected.

Writers: Laurence Stallings, Talbot Jennings, Kenneth Roberts | Directors: King Vidor, Jack Conway, W.S. Van Dyke | Stars: Spencer Tracy, Robert Young, Walter Brennan, Ruth Hussey

11. Roberta (1935)

Approved | 106 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.2
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Football player John Kent tags along as Huck Haines and the Wabash Indianians travel to an engagement in Paris, only to lose it immediately. John and company visit his aunt, owner of a posh... See full summary »

Writers: Jerome Kern, Otto A. Harbach, Alice Duer Miller, Jane Murfin, Sam Mintz, Allan Scott, Glenn Tryon | Director: William A. Seiter | Stars: Irene Dunne, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Randolph Scott

12. The Crime Doctor (1934)

73 min | Drama

7.2
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When he finds out that his wife is having an affair, a criminologist commits the perfect murder--and pins the crime on his wife's boyfriend so well that the man is convicted of the murder.

Writers: Jane Murfin, Israel Zangwill | Director: John S. Robertson | Stars: Otto Kruger, Karen Morley, Nils Asther, Judith Wood

13. Come and Get It (1936)

Passed | 99 min | Drama

7.1
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An ambitious lumberjack abandons his saloon girl lover so that he can marry into wealth, but years later becomes infatuated with the woman's daughter.

Writers: Edna Ferber, Jane Murfin, Jules Furthman | Directors: Howard Hawks, William Wyler, Richard Rosson | Stars: Edward Arnold, Joel McCrea, Frances Farmer, Walter Brennan

14. Alice Adams (1935)

Approved | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.1
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The misadventures of two social-climbing women in small town America.

Writers: Booth Tarkington, Dorothy Yost, Mortimer Offner, Jane Murfin | Director: George Stevens | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Fred MacMurray, Fred Stone, Evelyn Venable

15. Cry 'Havoc' (1943)

Passed | 97 min | War, Drama

7.0
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The Army nurses on Bataan need help badly, but when it arrives, it sure isn't what they expected. A motley crew, including a Southern belle, a waitress, and a stripper, show up. Many ... See full summary »

Writers: Paul Osborn, Allan Kenward | Director: Richard Thorpe | Stars: Margaret Sullavan, Ann Sothern, Joan Blondell, Fay Bainter

16. Smilin' Through (1932)

Approved | 98 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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John has lead a solitary life for thirty years since the death of Moonyeen Clare. But now Owens, a close friend, insists that he care for his niece, Kathleen, orphaned when her parents were... See full summary »

Writers: Jane Cowl, James B. Fagan, Jane Murfin, Donald Ogden Stewart, Ernest Vajda, Claudine West | Director: Sidney Franklin | Stars: Norma Shearer, Fredric March, Leslie Howard, O.P. Heggie

17. Double Harness (1933)

Passed | 69 min | Comedy, Drama

7.0
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A woman (Harding) tricks a playboy (Powell) into marrying her and then tries to make him legitimately fall in love with her.

Writers: Jane Murfin, Edward Poor Montgomery | Director: John Cromwell | Stars: Ann Harding, William Powell, Lucile Browne, Henry Stephenson

18. Way Back Home (1931)

Passed | 81 min | Drama

7.0
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Seth Parker takes in Robbie Turner and protects him from his cruel father Rube. When the father disappears, Seth intends to raise Robbie as his own son. The vindictive father attacks Mary ... See full summary »

Writer: Jane Murfin | Director: William A. Seiter | Stars: Phillips Lord, Effie Palmer, Frank Albertson, Bette Davis

19. Romance in Manhattan (1935)

Approved | 77 min | Comedy, Romance

6.9
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Rejected as an immigrant because he doesn't have the required $200, a Czech immigrant jumps ship and is befriended by a chorus girl and becomes a taxi driver.

Writers: Jane Murfin, Edward Kaufman, Norman Krasna, Don Hartman | Director: Stephen Roberts | Stars: Francis Lederer, Ginger Rogers, Arthur Hohl, Jimmy Butler

20. The Silver Cord (1933)

74 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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A domineering matriarch is less than happy when her son brings home his new bride. She immediately sets to work at sabotaging their marriage as well as the engagement of her younger and ... See full summary »

Writers: Jane Murfin, Sidney Howard | Director: John Cromwell | Stars: Irene Dunne, Joel McCrea, Laura Hope Crews, Eric Linden

21. Broadway Television Theatre (1952–1954)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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This syndicated show presented adaptations of Broadway shows.

Stars: Sylvia Sidney, Melville Cooper, Edward Everett Horton, Ernest Truex

22. Smilin' Through (1941)

Approved | 100 min | Musical, War, Fantasy

6.7
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John Carteret has long been depressed and lonely, because, at his wedding years ago, his bride, Moonyean, was murdered. He accepts into his house Kathleen, the 5 year old orphaned niece of ... See full summary »

Writers: Donald Ogden Stewart, John L. Balderston, Jane Cowl, Jane Murfin | Director: Frank Borzage | Stars: Jeanette MacDonald, Brian Aherne, Gene Raymond, Ian Hunter

23. Andy Hardy's Private Secretary (1941)

Approved | 101 min | Comedy, Romance

6.7
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Andy Hardy is about to graduate from high school and thinks he's pretty big stuff, so he hires a secretary, Kathryn Land. Kathryn and Polly Benedict, Andy's girlfriend, help him pass his ... See full summary »

Writers: Katharine Brush, Jane Murfin, Aurania Rouverol, Harry Ruskin | Director: George B. Seitz | Stars: Lewis Stone, Mickey Rooney, Fay Holden, Ann Rutherford

24. The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)

Passed | 82 min | Drama

6.7
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John Shadwell, a promising politician, is married to Laura but is in love with Vergie Winters, a milliner from his home town. As Shadwell's political career blooms, gossip and rumors begin ... See full summary »

Writers: Jane Murfin, Louis Bromfield | Director: Alfred Santell | Stars: Ann Harding, John Boles, Helen Vinson, Betty Furness

25. Caught Plastered (1931)

Passed | 68 min | Comedy

6.6
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Writers: Douglas MacLean, Ralph Spence, Eddie Walsh | Director: William A. Seiter | Stars: Bert Wheeler, Robert Woolsey, Dorothy Lee, Lucy Beaumont

26. The Little Minister (1934)

Approved | 110 min | Drama, Romance

6.5
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In rural 1840's Scotland, Gavin Dishart arrives to become the new "little minister" of Thrums's Auld Licht church. He meets a mysterious young gypsy girl in the dens and to his horror ... See full summary »

Writers: J.M. Barrie, Jane Murfin, Sarah Y. Mason, Victor Heerman, Mortimer Offner, Jack Wagner | Director: Richard Wallace | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, John Beal, Alan Hale, Donald Crisp

27. Stand Up and Fight (1939)

Passed | 97 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.5
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This western starring Beery and Taylor as rivals is one cackling western. It involves the kidnapping and reselling of free slaves. Set in 1812 in the North and a town of abolitionists, the ... See full summary »

Writers: James M. Cain, Jane Murfin, Harvey Fergusson, Forbes Parkhill | Director: W.S. Van Dyke | Stars: Wallace Beery, Robert Taylor, Florence Rice, Helen Broderick

28. Young Bride (1932)

Passed | 76 min | Drama

6.5
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Writers: Hugh Stanislaus Stange, Garrett Fort, Ralph Murphy, Jane Murfin | Director: William A. Seiter | Stars: Helen Twelvetrees, Eric Linden, Arline Judge, Roscoe Ates

29. Our Betters (1933)

Passed | 83 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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Although the British upper class may be thought our betters in society, but they are certainly not our betters, and perhaps our equals, in morality.

Writers: W. Somerset Maugham, Jane Murfin, Harry Wagstaff Gribble | Director: George Cukor | Stars: Constance Bennett, Violet Kemble Cooper, Phoebe Foster, Grant Mitchell

30. Dragon Seed (1944)

Passed | Drama, History, War

6.3
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The lives of a small Chinese village are turned Upside down when the Japanese invade it. And heroic young Chinese woman leads her fellow villagers in an uprising against Japanese Invaders.

Writers: Pearl S. Buck, Marguerite Roberts, Jane Murfin | Directors: Harold S. Bucquet, Jack Conway | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Walter Huston, Aline MacMahon, Akim Tamiroff

31. I'll Take Romance (1937)

Approved | 90 min | Musical, Romance

6.3
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Writers: Stephen Morehouse Avery, Jane Murfin, George Oppenheimer | Director: Edward H. Griffith | Stars: Grace Moore, Melvyn Douglas, Helen Westley, Stuart Erwin

32. Ann Vickers (1933)

Passed | 76 min | Drama, Romance

6.2
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A prison reformer and a controversial judge fall in love and have a child out of wedlock.

Writers: Jane Murfin, Sinclair Lewis | Director: John Cromwell | Stars: Irene Dunne, Walter Huston, Conrad Nagel, Bruce Cabot

33. After Tonight (1933)

Passed | 71 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.2
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While romancing a beautiful Russian countess, a captain in the Austrian intelligence service is assigned to capture "K-14", a clever spy who has so far managed to remain undetected. What ... See full summary »

Writers: Jane Murfin, Albert S. Le Vino | Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Constance Bennett, Gilbert Roland, Edward Ellis, Lucien Prival

34. The Shining Hour (1938)

Passed | 76 min | Drama, Romance

6.1
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A nightclub dancer marries into society and has to contend with her jealous sister-in-law.

Writers: Jane Murfin, Ogden Nash, Keith Winter | Director: Frank Borzage | Stars: Joan Crawford, Margaret Sullavan, Robert Young, Melvyn Douglas

35. This Man Is Mine (1934)

Passed | 76 min | Drama, Romance

6.1
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Irene Dunne is married to Ralph Bellamy. Their union is comfortable but all that changes when Bellamy's old flame Constance Cummings comes back to town. Will the the thrill of loves past disrupt their happy home?

Writers: Jane Murfin, Anne Morrison Chapin | Director: John Cromwell | Stars: Irene Dunne, Constance Cummings, Ralph Bellamy, Kay Johnson

36. That Girl from Paris (1936)

Approved | 104 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.1
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Nikki Martin, a parisian opera star, takes off in search of adventure and true-love leaving her arranged husband to be at the alter. While hitchhiking, Nikki meets handsome American ... See full summary »

Writers: W. Carey Wonderly, Jane Murfin, Joseph Fields, P.J. Wolfson, Dorothy Yost | Director: Leigh Jason | Stars: Lily Pons, Jack Oakie, Gene Raymond, Herman Bing

37. Seven Keys to Baldpate (1929)

72 min | Comedy, Mystery, Thriller

6.0
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A writer, looking for some peace and quiet in order to finish a novel, takes a room at the Baldpate Inn. Peace and quiet are last things he gets, though, as there are some very strange things going on at the establishment.

Writers: Earl Derr Biggers, George M. Cohan, Jane Murfin | Director: Reginald Barker | Stars: Richard Dix, Miriam Seegar, Margaret Livingston, Lucien Littlefield

38. Flight for Freedom (1943)

Approved | 102 min | Biography, Drama

6.0
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The life of air pioneer Amelia Earhart is here given a fictionalized treatment, with a speculative conclusion.

Writers: Oliver H.P. Garrett, S.K. Lauren, Jane Murfin, Horace McCoy | Director: Lothar Mendes | Stars: Rosalind Russell, Fred MacMurray, Herbert Marshall, Eduardo Ciannelli

39. Break of Hearts (1935)

Approved | 78 min | Drama, Romance

6.0
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Franz Roberti is a famous orchestra conductor who has a number of girlfriends. While talking with his old music teacher, Professor Thalma, he meets Constance, an aspiring music composer. ... See full summary »

Writers: Sarah Y. Mason, Victor Heerman, Anthony Veiller, Lester Cohen | Director: Philip Moeller | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Charles Boyer, John Beal, Jean Hersholt

40. The Fountain (1934)

Approved | 83 min | Drama, Romance

6.0
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Set during the first World War in neutral, but pro-German, Holland, Lewis Allison, an interned British officer, is paroled to the castle of Baron Von Leyden and finds living there, but now ... See full summary »

Writers: Samuel Hoffenstein, Charles Morgan, Jane Murfin | Director: John Cromwell | Stars: Ann Harding, Brian Aherne, Paul Lukas, Jean Hersholt

41. The Notorious Lady (1927)

79 min | Drama

6.0
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A British Army officer kills a man he finds in his wife's room. Although she is innocent of any wrong the wife claims to be guilty to save her husband from a death sentence.

Writers: Gerald C. Duffy, Patrick Hastings, Jane Murfin | Director: King Baggot | Stars: Lewis Stone, Barbara Bedford, Ann Rork, Earl Metcalfe

42. Rockabye (1932)

Passed | Drama, Romance

5.9
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Actress Judy Carroll, from the gas-house district has been trained, educated and developed so well by her manager, that not even the publicity-seeking world of the theater has guessed her ... See full summary »

Writers: Jane Murfin, Lucia Bronder | Directors: George Cukor, George Fitzmaurice | Stars: Constance Bennett, Joel McCrea, Paul Lukas, Jobyna Howland

43. Too Many Cooks (1931)

Passed | 77 min | Comedy, Romance

5.8
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Two young lovers are building their house, but their relatives don't stop interfering, finally cutting off the young man's income and alienating them, but he is impressing everybody by ... See full summary »

Writers: Frank Craven, Jane Murfin | Director: William A. Seiter | Stars: Bert Wheeler, Dorothy Lee, Roscoe Ates, Robert McWade

44. The Pay-Off (1930)

65 min | Crime, Drama

5.8
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A thug robs a young engaged couple of their last few dollars. When the thug's gang boss hears of the robbery, he gives them back their money and takes them under his wing. The thug, ... See full summary »

Writers: John B. Hymer, Jane Murfin, Samuel Shipman | Director: Lowell Sherman | Stars: Lowell Sherman, Marian Nixon, Hugh Trevor, George F. Marion

45. Half Marriage (1929)

TV-PG | 68 min | Drama, Romance

5.8
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A young couple marries in secret. Judy's afraid her parents won't approve of Dick and she'll lose her generous allowance. Her parents bring her home from the city where she's been studying ... See full summary »

Writers: George Kibbe Turner, Jane Murfin | Director: William J. Cowen | Stars: Olive Borden, Morgan Farley, Ken Murray, Ann Greenway

46. Lawful Larceny (1930)

66 min | Drama

5.8
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A woman of low morals who runs a gambling operation in her house takes pride in destroying the men she ensnares in her net. One of these men's wives (played by Bebe Daniels) will not let ... See full summary »

Writers: Jane Murfin, Samuel Shipman | Director: Lowell Sherman | Stars: Bebe Daniels, Kenneth Thomson, Lowell Sherman, Olive Tell

47. Spitfire (1934)

Passed | 87 min | Drama

5.5
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Mountain girl Trigger Hicks, a fierce loner equally handy with a rock or a prayer, is in danger of having her faith-healing mistaken for witchcraft by the neighbors. She shows a vulnerable ... See full summary »

Writers: Lula Vollmer, Jane Murfin | Director: John Cromwell | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Robert Young, Ralph Bellamy, Martha Sleeper

48. Side Street (1929)

Passed | 74 min | Crime, Drama

5.5
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Three successful Irish brothers cross paths in a very unexpected way.

Writers: Malcolm St. Clair, John Russell, George O'Hara, Jane Murfin | Director: Malcolm St. Clair | Stars: Tom Moore, Owen Moore, Matt Moore, Emma Dunn

49. Friends and Lovers (1931)

Passed | 68 min | Drama, Romance

5.4
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British Army captain Geoff Roberts carries on an affair with Alva, the wife of the cruel Victor Sangrito. Sangrito, however, is well aware of the affair, as he uses his beautiful wife to ... See full summary »

Writers: Maurice Dekobra, Wallace Smith | Director: Victor Schertzinger | Stars: Adolphe Menjou, Lili Damita, Laurence Olivier, Erich von Stroheim

50. 1925 Studio Tour (1925)

Unrated | 32 min | Documentary, Short

5.3
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A tour of the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studio in 1925 is given to meet the people who make the movies there and see how movies are made.

Stars: Mrs. M.F. Lee, Carey Wilson, Howard Hawks, Agnes Christine Johnston