Jacques Tourneur's Films

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Tout ça ne vaut pas l'amour (1931)
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"Dad told me that the pharmacists are all thieves ". (87 mins.)
 
2.
Pour être aimé (1933)
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(75 mins.)
 
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Toto (1933)
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(80 mins.)
 
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Les filles de la concierge (1934)
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The three daughters of the janitor, Mme Leclerc, are out to get husbands. One of them is rich, and their mother feels ashamed of her social condition. (80 mins.)
 
5.
The Story of 'The Jonker Diamond' (1936 Documentary)
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Re-enactment of how the 726-carat Jonker diamond was discovered in South Africa in 1905 by the family of Jacobus Jonker; how it was sold to Harry Winston; and how it was cut by Lazarre Kaplan. (10 mins.)
 
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Harnessed Rhythm (1936 Documentary)
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This Sports Parade series entry follows the life of Dixie Dan, a harness race horse, from birth through age three. (10 mins.)
 
7.
Master Will Shakespeare (1936 Short Film)
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A short biography of William Shakespeare that highlights the various jobs he worked at in the theater. (11 mins.)
 
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Killer-Dog (1936 Short Film)
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A dog accused of murdering sheep is brought to trial. (10 mins.)
 
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The Grand Bounce (1937 Short Film)
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A man writes a check for $1,000 to cover a gambling debt. The problem is that he doesn't have enough money in his bank account to cover it... (11 mins.)
 
10.
The Boss Didn't Say Good Morning (1937 Short Film)
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Carey Wilson narrates this MGM Miniature short in which an average office worker suffers all week-end because his boss... (10 mins.)
 
11.
The Rainbow Pass (1937 Short Film)
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In Chinese culture, live theater performances are attended by all classes of society. This short shows a performance of "The Rainbow Pass," a tale of a wife who challenges her husband's murderer to combat. (11 mins.)
 
12.
The King Without a Crown (1937 Short Film)
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Explores the possibility that Louis XVII, son of King Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette, escaped death during the French Revolution and were raised by Indians in America. (10 mins.)
 
13.
Romance of Radium (1937 Documentary)
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This Oscar-nominated short film tells the story of the discovery of radium and how it is used in medicine. (10 mins.)
 
14.
The Man in the Barn (1937 Short Film)
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After John Wilks Booth assassinated Abraham Lincoln, he escaped to Maryland. According to the history books... (11 mins.)