Most Popular Titles With Eugene Pallette

1. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
129 min | Drama
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A naive man is appointed to fill a vacancy in the US Senate. His plans promptly collide with political corruption, but he doesn't back down.

2. The Birth of a Nation (1915)
165 min | Drama, History, Romance, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The Civil War divides friends and destroys families, but that's nothing compared to the anarchy in the black-ruled South after the war.

3. The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
102 min | Action, Adventure, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
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When Prince John and the Norman Lords begin oppressing the Saxon masses in King Richard's absence, a Saxon lord fights back as the outlaw leader of a rebel guerrilla army.

4. My Man Godfrey (1936)
94 min | Romance, Comedy
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A scatterbrained socialite hires a vagrant as a family butler...but there's more to Godfrey than meets the eye.

5. The Lady Eve (1941)
94 min | Comedy, Romance
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A trio of classy card sharks targets the socially awkward heir to brewery millions for his money, till one of them falls in love with him.

6. Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916)
197 min | Drama, History
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The story of a poor young woman, separated by prejudice from her husband and baby, is interwoven with tales of intolerance from throughout history.

7. The Mark of Zorro (1940)
94 min | Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
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A young aristocrat must masquerade as a fop in order to maintain his secret identity of Zorro as he restores justice to early California.

8. Heaven Can Wait (1943)
112 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
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An old roué arrives in Hades to review his life with Satan, who will rule on his eligibility to enter the Underworld.

9. Topper (1937)
97 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
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A fun-loving couple, finding that they died and are now ghosts, decide to shake up the stuffy lifestyle of a friend of theirs.

10. Shanghai Express (1932)
80 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance
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Many passengers on the Shanghai Express are more concerned that the notorious Shanghai Lil is on board than the fact that a civil war is going on that may make the trip take more than three... See full summary »

11. The Kennel Murder Case (1933)
73 min | Mystery
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Philo Vance, accompanied by his prize-losing Scottish terrier, investigates the locked-room murder of a prominent and much-hated collector whose broken Chinese vase provides an important clue.

12. The Ten Commandments (1923)
136 min | Drama
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The first part tells the story of Moses leading the Jews from Egypt to the Promised Land, his receipt of the tablets and the worship of the golden calf. The second part shows the efficacy ... See full summary »

13. Stowaway (1936)
87 min | Musical, Adventure, Family
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Ching-Ching gets lost in Shanghai and is befriended by American playboy Tommy Randall. She falls asleep in his car which winds up on a ship headed for America. Susan Parker, also on the ... See full summary »

14. The Bride Came C.O.D. (1941)
92 min | Comedy, Romance
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A financially-strapped charter pilot hires himself to an oil tycoon to kidnap his madcap daughter and prevent her from marrying a vapid band leader.

15. Tales of Manhattan (1942)
118 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
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An actor, Paul Orman, is accidentally told that his new, custom made tail coat has been cursed and it will bring misfortune to all who wear it. As the 4 succeeding wearers of the coat ... See full summary »

16. The Three Musketeers (1921)
119 min | Action, Adventure, Romance
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The young Gascon D'Artagnan arrives in Paris, his heart set on joining the king's Musketeers. He is taken under the wings of three of the most respected and feared Musketeers, Porthos, ... See full summary »

17. Pin Up Girl (1944)
84 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Glamorous Lorry Jones, the toast of a Missouri military canteen, has become "engaged" to almost every serviceman she's signed her pin-up photo for. Now she's leaving home to go into ... See full summary »

18. First Love (1939)
84 min | Comedy, Musical
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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... See full summary »

19. The Gang's All Here (1943)
103 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
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A soldier falls for a chorus girl and then has trouble because he is posted to the Pacific.

20. Tarzan of the Apes (1918)
73 min | Action, Adventure
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The plot follows the novel more closely than does any other Tarzan movie. John and Alice Clayton take ship for Africa. Mutineers maroon them. After his parents die the newborn Tarzan is ... See full summary »

21. The Ghost Goes West (1935)
95 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
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An American businessman's family convinces him to buy a Scottish castle and disassemble it to ship it to America brick by brick, where it will be put it back together. The castle though is ... See full summary »

22. Swamp Water (1941)
88 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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A hunter happens upon a fugitive and his daughter living in a Georgia swamp. He falls in love with the girl and persuades the fugitive to return to town.

23. One Hundred Men and a Girl (1937)
84 min | Comedy, Music
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The daughter of a struggling musician forms a symphony orchestra made up of his unemployed friends and through persistence, charm and a few misunderstandings, is able to get Leopold ... See full summary »

24. The Stolen Jools (1931)
20 min | Comedy, Short
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Star-packed promotional short subject intended to raise funds for the National Variety Artists tuberculosis sanatorium, produced in association with a cigarette company! Plot involves the ... See full summary »

25. The Love Parade (1929)
107 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
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The queen of mythical Sylvania marries a courtier, who finds his new life unsatisfying.

26. Chicago (1927)
118 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
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Based on a true crime story, the movie is about a wild jazz-loving and boozing wife Roxie Hart who kills her boyfriend in cold blood after he leaves her, and how she finagles her way out ... See full summary »

27. The Virginian (1929)
91 min | Western
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A good-natured cowboy who is romancing the new schoolmarm has a crisis of conscience when he discovers his best friend is engaged in cattle rustling.

28. The Big Street (1942)
88 min | Drama, Romance
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Little Pinks is in love with a nightclub singer named Gloria. But it is a unrequited love as she does not know that he exists. Pinks is a shy busboy and Gloria only goes out with men who ... See full summary »

29. Young Tom Edison (1940)
86 min | Biography, Drama
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Inventor Thomas Edison's boyhood is chronicled and shows him as a lad whose early inventions and scientific experiments usually end up causing disastrous results. As a result, the towns ... See full summary »

30. The Canary Murder Case (1929)
82 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
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A beautiful showgirl, name "the Canary" is a scheming nightclub singer. Blackmailing is her game and with that she ends up dead. But who killed "the Canary". All the suspects knew and were ... See full summary »

31. Fighting Caravans (1931)
92 min | Romance, Western
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A young frontier scout helps guide a freight wagon train across the country, fighting off Indians and evil traders, while his two crusty companions try and save him from falling in love.

32. The Male Animal (1942)
101 min | Comedy, Romance
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The trustees of Midwestern University have forced three teachers out of their jobs for being suspected communists. Trustee Ed Keller has also threatened mild mannered English Professor ... See full summary »

33. Step Lively (1944)
88 min | Musical
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Gordon Miller is rehearsing a musical comedy in the penthouse suite of Gribble's hotel...on credit. The mounting bill is driving Gribble frantic. Chaos increases when playwright Glen ... See full summary »

34. Paramount on Parade (1930)
102 min | Musical
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A musical revue that basically has Paramount stars and contract-players doing things some had never done on screen, and wouldn't again; such as Ruth Chatteron , in a French-café setting ... See full summary »

35. It's a Date (1940)
103 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
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An aspiring actress is offered the lead in a major new play, but discovers that her mother, a more seasoned performer, expects the same part. The situation is further complicated when they both become involved with the same man.

36. Terror Island (1920)
55 min | Mystery
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An inventor travels to the South Seas, where there is buried treasure belonging to a girl. The girl's father is being held captive by cannibals until she returns a pearl that belongs to one of their idols.

37. Slightly Dangerous (1943)
94 min | Comedy, Romance
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Peggy is 21 and bored. She has just been awarded a certificate for starting work on time for 1000 days. She decides that she needs a change so she leaves a note, which is taken to be ... See full summary »

38. The Forest Rangers (1942)
87 min | Action, Drama
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Ranger Don Stuart, pursuing a forest arsonist, finds time to romance a socialite.

39. Lights of New York (1928)
57 min | Crime, Drama
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Ayoung kid from Upstate New York named Eddie (Landis) is conned into fronting for a speakeasy on Broadway. Throughout the con there is an inevitable chorus-girl with a heart of gold (... See full summary »

40. Suspense (1946)
101 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The proprietor of an ice-skating revue promotes a peanut-vendor at the show to a management position based on suggestions he made to improve the act of the show's star, who also happens to ... See full summary »

41. The Kansan (1943)
79 min | Romance, Western
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Wounded while stopping the James gang from robbing the local bank, a cowboy wakes up in the hospital to find that he's been elected town marshal. He soon comes into conflict with the town ... See full summary »

42. The Dragon Murder Case (1934)
67 min | Mystery
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The Stann family gives a small party prior to daughter Bernice's marriage to socialite Monty, but all of the guests seem to be against the match.

43. Bordertown (1935)
90 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
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Johnny Ramirez rises from bouncer to partner in Charlie Roark's border town casino. Charlie's wife Marie loves Johnny, but Johnny loves society woman Dale. Marie kills her husband, making ... See full summary »

44. It Ain't Hay (1943)
80 min | Comedy
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45. Wife, Husband and Friend (1939)
75 min | Comedy
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Woman hopes to be a great singer and is encouraged by her scheming teacher. After she flops her husband, encouraged by an amorous professional singer tries opera and also flops.

46. The Half Naked Truth (1932)
77 min | Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A barker at a down-at-the-heels carnival becomes a powerhouse New York publicity man as he transforms a sideshow dancer into a Broadway sensation.

48. The Battle of the Century (1927)
19 min | Short, Comedy
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Fight manager (Hardy) takes out an insurance policy on his puny pugilist (Laurel) and then proceeds to try to arrange for an accident so that he can collect. When a pie delivery man (Hall) ... See full summary »

49. The Greene Murder Case (1929)
69 min | Drama, Mystery
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At the end of each year, the extremely wealthy but odious Greene family gets together at the spooky old family castle to establish terms of a will, though they despise each other. This year... See full summary »

50. Steamboat Round the Bend (1935)
82 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
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A Louisiana con man enters his steamboat into a winner-take-all race with a rival while trying to find a witness to free his nephew, about to be hung for murder.