Mill Creek's Hollywood Comedy Legends

Mill Creek's 50-movie pack labeled Hollywood Comedy Legends.
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1.
Angel on My Shoulder (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The Devil arranges for a deceased gangster to return to Earth as a well-respected judge to make up for his previous life. (100 mins.)
Director: Archie Mayo
 
2.
Beat the Devil (1953)
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On their way to Africa are a group of rogues who hope to get rich there, and a seemingly innocent British couple. They meet and things happen... (89 mins.)
Director: John Huston
 
3.
Catch Me a Spy (1971)
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Andrej (Kirk Douglas), a smuggler of microfilmed Russian manuscripts, uses the luggage of unsuspecting travelers to transport the contraband out of the country. (94 mins.)
Director: Dick Clement
“ Labeled "Catch Me a Spy" ” - prosfilaes
 
4.
That Uncertain Feeling (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Against her better judgement, happily married Jill Baker is persuaded to see a popular psychoanalyst about her psychosomatic hiccups... (84 mins.)
Director: Ernst Lubitsch
 
5.
Broadway Limited (1941)
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A publicity stunt staged on a train known as the Broadway Limited creates problems because of an unknown baby that was part of the stunt. (75 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
 
6.
Eternally Yours (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Anita Halstead, swept off her feet by magician Arturo, finds the results less than magical. (95 mins.)
Director: Tay Garnett
 
7.
Rescue from Gilligan's Island (1978 TV Movie)
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The castaways must try to readjust to life in civilization after they are rescued from the island. (95 mins.)
 
8.
Texas, Brooklyn & Heaven (1948)
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A would-be playwright and a young woman escaping from a job at a gas station meet cute and fall in love. (76 mins.)
Director: William Castle
 
9.
Earthworm Tractors (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Alexander Botts is a self-described natural born salesman and master mechanic, who is trying to make... (69 mins.)
Director: Raymond Enright
 
10.
Lovers and Liars (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
American actress on vacation in Italy falls for her friend's married Italian lover. (120 mins.)
Director: Mario Monicelli
“ Labeled "Lovers and Liars" ” - prosfilaes
 
11.
Ginger in the Morning (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
An attractive young hitchhiker named Ginger meets and and takes up with a lonely, middle-aged advertising executive who is recently divorced... (90 mins.)
Director: Gordon Wiles
“ Listed as 1973. ” - prosfilaes
 
12.
Love Laughs at Andy Hardy (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Andy Hardy goes to college after returning from World War II. He is in love with Kay Wilson this time. (93 mins.)
Director: Willis Goldbeck
“ Listed as 1947. ” - prosfilaes
 
13.
Willy/Milly (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Milly is annoyed whenever her mom tells her to behave more appropriate for a girl. She's just not interested in fancy dresses or prom dances... (86 mins.)
Director: Paul Schneider
“ Labeled "Something Special" ” - prosfilaes
 
14.
The Nasty Rabbit (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.1/10 X  
Russian spies secretly infect rabbits with a deadly bacteria, then let them loose in the U.S. (90 mins.)
Director: James Landis
“ Listed as 1963. ” - prosfilaes
 
15.
The Fat Spy (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  
Off the coast of Florida, a nearly-deserted island is rumored to have the fountain of youth. A boatload... (80 mins.)
Director: Joseph Cates
“ Listed as 1965. ” - prosfilaes
 
16.
There Goes the Bride (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
A nervous ad executive (Tom Smothers) creates havoc on his daughter's wedding day and becomes obsessed... (88 mins.)
Director: Terry Marcel
“ Listed as 1979. ” - prosfilaes
 
17.
The Steagle (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
In the midst of the Cuban missile crisis, a mild-mannered professor decides to live out all of his daydreams, travelling across the country and adopting a different persona in each city. (87 mins.)
Director: Paul Sylbert
 
18.
The Seniors (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
Four students open a bogus sex clinic for cheap thrills and then are amazed to see it blossom into a profitable business. (87 mins.)
Director: Rod Amateau
“ Listed as 1976. ” - prosfilaes
 
19.
The Greeks Had a Word for Them (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Sophisticated comedy: a trio of money hungry women who all have sugar daddies who keep them in the lap of luxury... (79 mins.)
Director: Lowell Sherman
“ Labeled "Three Broadway Girls" ” - prosfilaes
 
20.
Second Chorus (1940)
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When perennial college students Danny O'Neill and Hank Taylor are forced to make it on their own, the competitive pair get jobs with Artie Shaw's band and reunite with ex-manager Ellen Miller. (84 mins.)
Director: H.C. Potter
 
21.
The Over-the-Hill Gang (1969 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A retired Texas Ranger and his three aging pals are hired to clean up a lawless town. (75 mins.)
Director: Jean Yarbrough
 
22.
It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
Sweeney, a divorced man, is willing to do anything, even kidnapping, to win back his wife. He stands... (90 mins.)
Director: John Trent
“ Listed as 1976. ” - prosfilaes
 
23.
Happy Go Lovely (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
B.G. Bruno, a rich bachelor, the head of a successful greeting-card company in Scotland, is essentially... (97 mins.)
 
24.
Take Your Best Shot (1982 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
An actor whose career has gone flat resolves to pursue a more stable occupation while also trying to save his troubled marriage. (96 mins.)
Director: David Greene
 
25.
Swing High, Swing Low (1937)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
In Panama, Maggie King meets soldier Skid Johnson on his last day in the army and reluctantly agrees to a date to celebrate... (92 mins.)
Director: Mitchell Leisen
 
26.
Passport to Pimlico (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Residents of a part of London declare independence, when they discover an old treaty. This leads to the need for a 'Passport to Pimlico'. (84 mins.)
Director: Henry Cornelius
 
27.
The Wackiest Wagon Train in the West (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  
Four episodes of Dusty's Trail edited together into a movie. The episodes, in the order shown, are: "Tomahawk Territory", "Horse of Another Color", "There is Nothing Like a Dame", and "The Not So Magnificent Seven". (86 mins.)
 
28.
The Great Rupert (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A little squirrel with lots of charm accidentally helps two poor, down-but-NOT-out families overcome their obstacles. (87 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
29.
Fit for a King (1937)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A newspaper reporter assigned to do a story on royalty and the antics begin. Some comic relief. (73 mins.)
Director: Edward Sedgwick
 
30.
Made for Each Other (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
While on a business trip, an ambitious young lawyer meets and immediately falls in love with a stranger. They wed the following day, and tragedy soon strikes. (92 mins.)
Director: John Cromwell
 
31.
Alfie Darling (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
Alfie returns, up to his old womanizing ways, until he meets his match in a sophisticated magazine editor Abby... (102 mins.)
Director: Ken Hughes
“ Labeled "Oh Alfie!" and listed as 1975 ” - prosfilaes
 
32.
Antonio (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
While driving through a small Chilean fishing village on his way to the capital, an American millionaire's new Mercedes-Benz breaks down... (82 mins.)
Director: Claudio Guzmán
 
33.
The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again (1970 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Retired Texas Ranger Nash Crawford re-assembles his former Ranger outfit from the old days to fight crime in his hometown. (75 mins.)
Director: George McCowan
 
34.
The Sin of Harold Diddlebock (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Twenty years after his triumphs as a freshman on the football field, Harold is a mild-mannered clerk... (89 mins.)
Director: Preston Sturges
 
35.
His Girl Friday (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A newspaper editor uses every trick in the book to keep his ace reporter ex-wife from remarrying. (92 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
36.
Pot o' Gold (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Jimmy, the owner of a failed music shop, goes to work with his uncle, the owner of a food factory. Before he gets there... (86 mins.)
Director: George Marshall
 
37.
Something to Sing About (1937)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A New York bandleader journeys to Hollywood when he is offered a contract with a studio, but he is determined to do things his way and not theirs. (93 mins.)
“ Listed as 1936 ” - prosfilaes
 
38.
My Man Godfrey (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A scatterbrained socialite hires a vagrant as a family butler...but there's more to Godfrey than meets the eye. (94 mins.)
Director: Gregory La Cava
“ Listed as 1946 ” - prosfilaes
 
39.
Big Time Operators (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A young couple inherits a debt-ridden old movie theater, appropriately nicknamed "The Flea Pit," and the three eccentric senior citizens who work there. (80 mins.)
Director: Basil Dearden
“ Labeled "The Smallest Show on Earth" ” - prosfilaes
 
40.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Alice (Fiona Fullerton) falls down a rabbit hole and into a magical dream world populated by surreal characters and bewildering adventures... (101 mins.)
 
41.
Private Snuffy Smith (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Snuffy Smith, moonshining hillbilly, grows tired of dodging revenue agents, headed by Cooper, and decides... (67 mins.)
Director: Edward Cline
 
42.
Misbehaving Husbands (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
The owner of a department store is threatened with divorce by his wife, who has gotten reports that he's been seen in the arms of a beautiful blonde on the night of their 20th wedding anniversary. He has to find a way to convince her that the "beautiful blonde" in question was actually a store mannequin that he was taking in for repairs. (65 mins.)
 
43.
Spooks Run Wild (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
The boys are sent to a mountain camp. Stranded in a small rural town, they hear about a "monster killer" roaming the countryside... (65 mins.)
Director: Phil Rosen
 
44.
Wake Me When the War Is Over (1969 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
During the latter days of WW2 an American Lieutenant (Berry), accidentally falls out of an airplane that he was on and falls into German territory... (74 mins.)
Director: Gene Nelson
 
45.
Hoosier Schoolboy (1937)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A schoolteacher comes to a new town and finds herself caught up in the town's problems and disputes. (62 mins.)
Director: William Nigh
 
46.
Ghosts on the Loose (1943)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
The East Side Kids try to fix up a house for newlyweds, but find the place next door "haunted" by mysterious men. (67 mins.)
 
47.
Hillbilly Blitzkrieg (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Nazi spies mistake Snuffy Smith's moonshine for a new secret rocket fuel and try to steal the "formula." (63 mins.)
Director: Roy Mack
 
48.
The Amazing Adventure (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A bored millionaire wagers his doctor that he can support himself at a working class job for year without touching his inheritance. (80 mins.)
Director: Alfred Zeisler
“ Listed as 1937 ” - prosfilaes
 
49.
Alice of Wonderland in Paris (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
After Wonderland, Alice dreams of going to Paris. A mouse named Francois, the grandson of Anatole, agrees to take her there if she will tell him her favorite cheese. Along the way they share several stories. (52 mins.)
Director: Gene Deitch
“ Labeled as "Alice in Wonderland in Paris" ” - prosfilaes
 
50.
The Town Went Wild (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Feuding fathers deal with the shocking news that their sons were switched at birth, meaning that one of their daughters is about to marry her own brother. (77 mins.)
Director: Ralph Murphy