Mill Creek's Comedy Kings

The 50 movie set from Mill Creek titled "Comedy Kings". It seems to be all public domain movies; unlike other sets of theirs, there's no Crown International Pictures or other apparently licensed material.
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1.
Colonel Effingham's Raid (1946)
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The story takes place in 1940. On the eve of America's entry in World War II, a colonel retired to his small Southern town... (72 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
2.
Country Gentlemen (1936)
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McAllister (Ole Olsen and Hamilton (Chic Johnson)are a couple of con-men who travel about the... (66 mins.)
Director: Ralph Staub
 
3.
Freckles Comes Home (1942)
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Freckles (Johnny Downs) comes home from college...and the sheriff accuses him of murder, gangsters put him on the spot, and his girl friend, Jane (Gale Storm), falls in love with a confidence man. (63 mins.)
Director: Jean Yarbrough
 
4.
Goodbye Love (1933)
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A sexy golddigger lands who she thinks is a wealthy big-game hunter from a royal family. What she doesn't know is that not only is he not wealthy... (67 mins.)
 
5.
Hay Foot (1942)
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Colonel Barkley is very proud of his assistant, Sergeant Doubleday, who has a photographic memory. Doubleday... (48 mins.)
Director: Fred Guiol
 
6.
Bedside Manner (1945)
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Macho pilot is treated by a woman doctor. Complications ensue. (72 mins.)
Director: Andrew Stone
 
7.
Affairs of Cappy Ricks (1937)
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Cappy Ricks, a crusty old sea captain, returns home from a long voyage to discover that his family and... (61 mins.)
Director: Ralph Staub
 
8.
All Over Town (1937)
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Two zanies try to stage a show in a theater that has a reputation for being being jinxed. (63 mins.)
Director: James Horne
 
9.
Niagara Falls (1941)
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Margie Blake, who wants to get married young and have two dozen kids, has a flat tire and traveling salesman Tom Wilson... (86 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
 
10.
Here Comes Trouble (1948)
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A newspaper publisher (Emory Parnell) is being blackmailed by a burlesque queen (Joan Woodbury), and... (55 mins.)
Director: Fred Guiol
 
11.
Hollywood and Vine (1945)
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A young girl arrives in Hollywood determined to become a star in the movies, but finds that attaining... (58 mins.)
 
12.
Lost Honeymoon (1947)
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When an Englishwoman dies, leaving behind two children, her devoted friend decides to take the children to find the woman's husband... (71 mins.)
Director: Leigh Jason
 
13.
The Animal Kingdom (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Tom Collier has had a great relationship with Daisy, but when he decides to marry, it is not Daisy whom he asks... (85 mins.)
 
14.
Behave Yourself! (1951)
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When a cute Welsh terrier follows Bill Denny home, little does he know that all gangland has its eye on that dog. Who will be bumbling Bill's undoing - the gangsters, the cops, or his suspicious mother-in-law? (81 mins.)
Director: George Beck
 
15.
The Admiral Was a Lady (1950)
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Ex-WAVE encounters four fun-loving, work-hating men, all of whom want to marry her. (87 mins.)
 
16.
His Double Life (1933)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Priam Farrel is a celebrated artist but a social recluse. When his valet dies of a sudden illness, a... (68 mins.)
Director: Arthur Hopkins
 
17.
Boys of the City (1940)
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Street kids get sent to the country, where they get mixed up in murder and a haunted house. (68 mins.)
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
 
18.
Escape to Paradise (1939)
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An American tourist in South America finds love and unexpected trouble. (60 mins.)
Director: Erle C. Kenton
 
19.
False Pretenses (1935)
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A girl who's just lost her job meets a drunk millionaire on a bridge who's just lost his money. They go back to his house... (68 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
20.
The Gang's All Here (1941)
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Two friends take jobs as truck drivers, unaware that the trucking company is being targeted by a gang of saboteurs who will stop at nothing, including murder, to stop them. (61 mins.)
Director: Jean Yarbrough
 
21.
The Inspector General (1949)
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A town's corrupt officials think a fool is actually an investigator in disguise. (102 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
 
22.
The Kid (1921)
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The Tramp cares for an abandoned child, but events put that relationship in jeopardy. (68 mins.)
Director: Charlie Chaplin
 
23.
The Groom Wore Spurs (1951)
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Lawyer Ginger Rogers is hired to keep dumb cowboy Jack Carson out of trouble. (80 mins.)
Director: Richard Whorf
 
24.
Heading for Heaven (1947)
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Stuart Erwin plays a small-town real estate agent who owns much property which, for several generations... (65 mins.)
 
25.
His Private Secretary (1933)
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Dick Wallace wants to marry a minister's grand-daughter but his father, who wants him to get work on his company's business, is opposed. She takes a job with the company to prove she's okay. (60 mins.)
 
26.
I'm from Arkansas (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
The national spotlight falls on Pitchfork, Arkansas when a local farmer's sow has 18 piglets. How the townspeople relate to city folk and handle fame is the ingredient for laughs. (70 mins.)
Director: Lew Landers
 
27.
The Lady Says No (1951)
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A woman writes a best-selling book for women warning them about the "dangers" of men. A handsome photographer for a national magazine arrives in her town to do a feature story on her. Complications ensue. (80 mins.)
Director: Frank Ross
 
28.
Life with Father (1947)
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A financier from New York rules his numerous family, consisting of his wife and his four sons, with the meticulousness of a bookkeeper. (118 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
29.
Lonely Wives (1931)
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A lonely husband, whose wife has been away, hires a look-a-like impersonator to fill his place and fool his mother-in-law while he plays around with a pretty coquette. His wife returns that night and confusion prevails. (85 mins.)
Director: Russell Mack
 
30.
Peck's Bad Boy with the Circus (1938)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Trouble-prone Billy Peck and his gang descend on a traveling circus that has just hit town, and before long their antics are causing the circus owner all kinds of problems. (78 mins.)
Director: Edward F. Cline
 
31.
The Milky Way (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Timid milkman, Burleigh Sullivan (Lloyd), somehow knocks out a boxing champ in a brawl. The fighter's... (89 mins.)
Director: Leo McCarey
 
32.
Money Means Nothing (1934)
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At Joe's Roadside, a popular but rundown New York roadhouse where the wealthy and not-so-wealthy hang out... (70 mins.)
Director: Christy Cabanne
 
33.
Never Wave at a WAC (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A divorced socialite decides to join the Army because she hopes it will enable her to see more of her boyfriend... (87 mins.)
 
34.
Nothing Sacred (1937)
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An eccentric woman learns she is not dying of radium poisoning as earlier assumed, but when she meets a reporter looking for a story, she feigns sickness again for her own profit. (77 mins.)
 
35.
The Nut Farm (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Bob and Helen decide to move to California and make a fresh start. Bob wants to buy a nut farm, but Helen dreams of being in the movies... (65 mins.)
Director: Melville Brown
 
36.
Palooka (1934)
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Knobby discovers young hunk Palooka and trains him to fight the reigning champ, also drunken sot, Al McSwatt. (86 mins.)
 
37.
The Perils of Pauline (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The real life story of actress Pearl White during her rise to fame in silent serials. (96 mins.)
Director: George Marshall
 
38.
The Rage of Paris (1938)
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Nicole has no job and is several weeks behind with her rent. Her solution to her problem is to try and snare a rich husband... (78 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
 
39.
Riding on Air (1937)
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Smugglers are using a device for controlling airplanes in flight, and newspaper reporters from Chicago are vying for the story. Reporter Elmer Lane is out to scoop rival reporter Betty Harrison, and capture her heart in the process. (70 mins.)
Director: Edward Sedgwick
 
40.
Road to Bali (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Two unemployed show-biz pals accept treasure-diving work in Bali for a local princess and they find treasure,love and trouble. (91 mins.)
Director: Hal Walker
 
41.
St. Benny the Dip (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A gang of con artists disguise themselves as clerics in order to pull off a job, but soon find that even pretending to be religious people is having an effect on them. (80 mins.)
Director: Edgar G. Ulmer
 
42.
Swing It, Sailor! (1938)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
Husky Stone (Ray Mayer), strongest man in the Navy, and as short on brains as he is as long on muscle... (57 mins.)
Director: Raymond Cannon
 
43.
Three Husbands (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
When a recently deceased playboy gets to heaven and is granted one wish--granted to all newcomers--he... (78 mins.)
Director: Irving Reis
 
44.
The Villain Still Pursued Her (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
The widow Wilson and her daughter Mary have just learned that old Mr. Middleton, who held the mortgage on their home... (66 mins.)
Director: Edward F. Cline
 
45.
A Bride for Henry (1937)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
On the day of her wedding a young woman's fianc doesn't show up, sleeping off the results of the previous night's wild bachelor party... (58 mins.)
Director: William Nigh
 
46.
We're in the Legion Now (1936)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Two petty gangsters trying to elude their enemies join the French Foreign Legion. (56 mins.)
Director: Crane Wilbur
 
47.
A Fool's Advice (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
An elevator operator invents a machine that he believes can help to defeat a corrupt politician in the city's upcoming mayoral election. (63 mins.)
Director: Ralph Ceder
 
48.
When the Girls Take Over (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  
A comic look...at Cuba after Castro regime take over. (80 mins.)
Director: Russell Hayden
 
49.
Too Many Women (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
Richard Sutton and Linda Pearson are secretly engaged but unable to marry because of financial problems... (67 mins.)
Director: Bernard B. Ray
 
50.
Flying Wild (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A group of young men who work at an aviation factory begin to suspect that a doctor who runs an air ambulance service is secretly a spy transporting secret information from the plant to enemy agents. (64 mins.)
Director: William West