Ann Sothern Filmographyby august_pearl | created - 20 Oct 2013 | updated - 20 Oct 2013 | Public
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1. Broadway Nights (1927)
72 min | Drama, Romance
2. The Show of Shows (1929)
128 min | Musical
It's 1929. The studio gave the cinema its voice gave offered the audiences a chance to see their favorite actors and actresses from the silent screen era to see and for the first time can ... See full summary »
3. Song of the West (1930)
82 min | Musical, Western
4. Good News (1930)
Passed | 90 min | Comedy, Musical
5. Doughboys (1930)
Passed | 79 min | Comedy, War
A naive and wealthy young man seeks to impress a girl and then unwittingly signs up for army service.
6. Whoopee! (1930)
TV-G | 93 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
Western sheriff Bob Wells is preparing to marry Sally Morgan; she loves part-Indian Wanenis, whose race is an obstacle. Sally flees the wedding with hypochondriac Henry Williams, who thinks... See full summary »
7. The March of Time (1930)
8. Footlight Parade (1933)
G | 104 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
Chester Kent struggles against time, romance, and a rival's spy to produce spectacular live "prologues" for movie houses.
9. Broadway Thru a Keyhole (1933)
90 min | Musical
Racketeer Frank Rocci is smitten with Joan Whelan, a dancer at Texas Guinan's famous Broadway night spot. He uses his influence to help her get a starring role in the show, hoping that it ... See full summary »
10. Let's Fall in Love (1933)
Passed | 73 min | Music, Romance
11. Melody in Spring (1934)
75 min | Musical
Charlie Ruggles plays a souvenir-buff in quest of a real Swiss cowbell.
12. The Hell Cat (1934)
70 min | Drama
Reporter Dan Collins tries to expose a crooked gambling ring, but is waylaid by Geraldine Sloane, a feisty young heiress who feels Collins has insulted her. To get revenge for the insult, ... See full summary »
13. Blind Date (1934)
Passed | 72 min | Comedy, Romance
A young woman is torn between a wealthy suitor who wants her body and the honest young man who wants what's best for her.
14. The Party's Over (1934)
Approved | 68 min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Bruce Blakely, a meek, mild-mannered certified public accountant, finally gets fed up with his money-grubbing family sponging off of him, and decides to partake of a different side and slice of life. A blonde secretary helps guide him.
15. Kid Millions (1934)
Approved | 90 min | Comedy, Musical
A musical comedy about a Brooklyn boy (Eddie Cantor) who inherits a fortune from his archaeologist father, but has to go to Egypt to claim it.
16. Folies Bergère de Paris (1935)
Approved | 82 min | Comedy, Musical
An entertainer impersonates a look-alike banker, causing comic confusion for wife and girlfriend.
17. Eight Bells (1935)
Approved | 69 min | Action, Adventure, Romance
Marge Walker, the daughter of a steamship-line owner, stows away on one of her father's ships bound for Shanghai. Roy Dale, the captain of the ship, is in love with her as is the first ... See full summary »
18. Hooray for Love (1935)
Approved | 72 min | Comedy, Musical
A young man with money falls for singer Pat Thatcher, and her con man father makes the most of it.
19. The Girl Friend (1935)
67 min | Musical
An actor and two songwriters become rural con men.
20. Grand Exit (1935)
68 min | Mystery
A dashing insurance company investigator tries to catch an arsonist before he...or she...can strike again.
Adrienne Martin / Adeline Maxwell
21. You May Be Next! (1936)
66 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Gangster tries to censor a crusading radio station by jamming its signal.
22. Hell-Ship Morgan (1936)
Approved | 65 min | Drama, Romance
After getting in a fight in a waterfront café over a girl, Captain Ira "Hell-Ship" Morgan hires Jim Allen and they become good friends. Morgan befriends a desperate girl, Mary Taylor, and, ... See full summary »
23. Don't Gamble with Love (1936)
65 min | Drama
24. My American Wife (1936)
65 min | Comedy
My American Wife is a 1936 American comedy film directed by Harold Young and written by Elmer Davis, Edith Fitzgerald and Virginia Van Upp. The film stars Francis Lederer, Ann Sothern, Fred... See full summary »
25. Walking on Air (1936)
Approved | 70 min | Comedy, Musical
A stubborn young woman hires a struggling singer to play her obnoxious suitor in a scheme to overturn her father's objections to the man she really wants to marry.
26. Smartest Girl in Town (1936)
Approved | 58 min | Comedy
Modeling furs has given our heroine Cookie a taste for them, so she's determined to marry a rich man. Scheduled to meet a male model aboard a yacht, she meets the yacht's rich owner Dick ... See full summary »
27. Dangerous Number (1937)
Passed | 71 min | Comedy, Romance
Hank Medhill, artificial silk manufacturer, has returned to the U.S. from Japan to learn that his former girlfriend, Eleanor Breen is about to marry. Hank convinces Eleanor to leave the ... See full summary »
28. There Goes My Girl (1937)
Approved | 74 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
A screwball comedy in the vein of His Girl Friday (1940). Jerry and Connie are ace reporters for rival newspapers. They are engaged to be married, but their employers try every trick in the... See full summary »
Reporter Connie Taylor
29. Fifty Roads to Town (1937)
80 min | Comedy
A man hides out in the country to avoid testifying in his friends' divorce. A girl who he thinks is a process server thinks he's a gangster. So do the sheriff and his men.
30. Super-Sleuth (1937)
Approved | 70 min | Comedy, Mystery
An actor who plays a detective in films soon finds himself out of his depth when he tries to investigate a real crime.
31. Danger - Love at Work (1937)
84 min | Comedy, Romance
A young lawyer is unable to get the Pembertons to sign a land sale contract until their daughter falls in love with him.
32. Ali Baba Goes to Town (1937)
Approved | 81 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
A movie company is doing the Arabian Nights when a hobo enters their camp, falls asleep and dreams he's back in Baghdad as advisor to the Sultan. In a spoof of Rosevelt's New Deal, he ... See full summary »
33. There Goes the Groom (1937)
Approved | 65 min | Comedy
A young man scores seeking Alaskan gold, comes home to claim his bride. When she snubs him, he falls for the younger sister instead.
34. She's Got Everything (1937)
Approved | 72 min | Comedy, Romance
Carol Rogers returns from Europe to discover that her recently deceased father has left her with huge debts and no resources to pay them. Aunt Jane suggests that Carol marry a South ... See full summary »
35. Trade Winds (1938)
Not Rated | 93 min | Drama
Kay Kerrigan commits a murder and then changes her hair color, assumes a new identity and flees the country by ship. She's unaware that she's being followed by Sam Wye, a skirt chasing ... See full summary »
36. Maisie (1939)
Approved | 75 min | Comedy, Drama
Stranded, penniless in a small Wyoming town, Maisie Ravier flirts with Slim, the manager of Clifford Ames' ranch. Disgusted by Maisie's flirtation, Slim orders her to leave town. Maisie ... See full summary »
37. Hotel for Women (1939)
83 min | Drama
A girl from Syracuse goes to New York to see her boyfriend, successful architect who no longer cares for her. Fellow residents at a women's hotel encourage her to become a top model. When boyfriend tries to come back to her he has rivals.
38. Fast and Furious (1939)
Passed | 73 min | Comedy, Crime, Musical
Rare book dealers Joel and Garda take a summertime jaunt to the seashore where he becomes involved in a beauty pageant as investor and judge much to her chagrin.
39. Joe and Ethel Turp Call on the President (1939)
Approved | 70 min | Comedy
Brooklyn residents Joe Turp (William Gargan) and his wife, Ethel (Ann Sothern), travel to Washington D. C. to call on the US President (Lewis Stone)to make a pleas on the behalf of their ... See full summary »
40. Congo Maisie (1940)
71 min | Comedy, Drama
Brooklyn showgirl Maisie gets stranded in the African jungle with a romantic doctor.
41. Brother Orchid (1940)
Approved | 88 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
When retired racket boss John Sarto tries to reclaim his place and former friends try to kill him, he finds solace in a monastery and reinvents himself as a pious monk.
42. Gold Rush Maisie (1940)
Passed | 82 min | Comedy, Drama
Maisie Ravier finds herself stranded in an Arizona ghost town with a family of migrant dust bowl refugees. The ghost town, it turns out, may have a gold mine.
43. Dulcy (1940)
Passed | 73 min | Comedy
A dizzy young woman aranges to turn her inventor-boyfriend's vacation into a chance meeting with a possible investor who happens to be her brother's future father-in-law. And Wacky stuff happens.
44. Maisie Was a Lady (1941)
Approved | 79 min | Comedy, Drama
Showgirl Maisie Ravier finds herself once again out of work. She meets a wealthy playboy who hires her to be his family's new maid. Maisie soon finds herself trying to mend the family's ... See full summary »
45. Ringside Maisie (1941)
Passed | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Young undefeated boxer Terry Dolan, who's been lying to his invalid mother about his career, confides to Maisie that he hates and is terrified by boxing and wants out. Not wanting to let ... See full summary »
46. Lady Be Good (1941)
Not Rated | 112 min | Comedy, Musical
Songwriters Dixie Donegan and Eddie Crane are still in love after their divorce. Dixie's friend Marilyn Marsh tries to convince them to marry again, but this isn't that easy.
Dixie Donegan Crane
47. Maisie Gets Her Man (1942)
Passed | 86 min | Comedy, Romance
Parting company with her on-stage partner Professor Orco partly due to the job being potentially hazardous to her health, streetwise but kind-hearted vaudeville performer Maisie Ravier, in ... See full summary »
48. Panama Hattie (1942)
Not Rated | 79 min | Comedy, Musical
Hattie Maloney runs a saloon in Panama where assorted characters congregate where they frequently sing and dance Cole Porter numbers. An upper class gentleman arrives and sparks fly between... See full summary »
49. Three Hearts for Julia (1943)
Approved | 83 min | Comedy, Romance
World War II home front romantic comedy in which a war correspondent's wife wants a divorce along with his help in choosing her next husband.
50. Swing Shift Maisie (1943)
87 min | Comedy
Street-smart Maisie from Brooklyn lands a job at an airplane assembly plant during WWII and falls in love with handsome pilot "Breezy" McLaughlin. Breezy, however, falling in love with and ... See full summary »
51. Thousands Cheer (1943)
Passed | 125 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical
Acrobat Eddie Marsh is in the army now. His first act is to become friendly with Kathryn Jones, the colonel's pretty daughter. Their romance hits a few snags, including disapproval from her... See full summary »
52. Cry 'Havoc' (1943)
Passed | 97 min | War, Drama
A chronicle of the experiences of a mixed group of Army nurses stationed in Bataan during World War II.
53. Maisie Goes to Reno (1944)
Not Rated | 90 min | Comedy, Romance
Maisie is overworked at her defense job and is ordered to take a two week vacation. When she meets Tommy, he offers her a job singing with his band in Reno, but she has to get there on her ... See full summary »
54. Up Goes Maisie (1946)
Passed | 89 min | Comedy
After graduating college Maisie becomes involved both professionally and personally Joe Morton, who's just developed a revolutionary helicopter.
55. Undercover Maisie (1947)
TV-G | 90 min | Comedy, Crime
Streetwise but kind-hearted Maisie Ravier has put her vaudeville life behind her, but not its associated outward good looks, flash and glamor. Trying to get to New York for a job, she ... See full summary »
56. April Showers (1948)
Approved | 94 min | Musical
A married couple who have a song-and-dance act in vaudeville are in trouble. Their struggling act is going nowhere, they're almost broke and they have to do something to get them back on ... See full summary »
57. Words and Music (1948)
Not Rated | 120 min | Biography, Comedy, Musical
58. A Letter to Three Wives (1949)
Unrated | 103 min | Drama, Romance
A letter is addressed to three wives from their "best friend" Addie Ross, announcing that she is running away with one of their husbands...but she does not say which one.
59. The Judge Steps Out (1947)
91 min | Comedy, Drama
A Boston judge bored with his life leaves his family and heads off for adventure. He gets a job as a short-order cook at a roadside diner and soon finds romance with the pretty owner. He ... See full summary »
60. Nancy Goes to Rio (1950)
Not Rated | 100 min | Comedy, Musical
A mother and daughter compete over the same singing role and, unbeknownst to each other, the same man.
61. Shadow on the Wall (1950)
Approved | 84 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
A woman kills her beautiful sister in a rage after finding out she has an affair with her fiancé, and later plans on killing the little girl who may have witnessed the murder.
62. The Blue Gardenia (1953)
Not Rated | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
A telephone operator ends up drunk and at the mercy of a cad in his apartment. The next morning she wakes up with a hangover and the terrible fear she may be a murderess.
63. Lady in the Dark (1954 TV Movie)
85 min | Musical
mycroftmy Lady in the Dark is a musical with music by Kurt Weill, and lyrics by Ira Gershwin. It was produced by Sam Harris. The protagonist, Liza Elliott, is the unhappy female editor of a... See full summary »
64. The Best Man (1964)
Approved | 102 min | Drama
The two front runners for their party's presidential nomination, one principled and the other ruthless, vie for the former President's endorsement.
Sue Ellen Gamadge
65. Lady in a Cage (1964)
Not Rated | 94 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
A woman trapped in a home elevator is terrorized by a group of vicious hoodlums.
66. Sylvia (1965)
Unrated | 115 min | Drama
Sylvia West is a young poetess engaged to Frederic Summers, an eccentric millionaire. Summers, a man who always fears he is being loved for his money, decides to make a small check on his ... See full summary »
Mrs. Argona / Grace Argona
67. Chubasco (1967)
100 min | Drama
Twenty year-old Chubasco chooses a difficult path of hard labour at ses aboard a fishing boat and learns about how to become a man in the process.
68. The Outsider (1967 TV Movie)
120 min | Crime, Drama
Pilot for the detective drama series has Darren McGavin playing David Ross, a hard-nosed, private eye/ex-con hired to tail a woman in an embezzling case which takes a turn when he finds ... See full summary »
69. Congratulations, It's a Boy! (1971 TV Movie)
TV-14 | 73 min | Comedy
A bachelor's life is interrupted by the appearance of a teenager who claims to be his son.
70. A Death of Innocence (1971 TV Movie)
73 min | Drama
A mother travels to New York to see her daughter who is awaiting trial for murder. The mother is totally convinced of her daughter's innocence and does all she can to help her. As the trial... See full summary »
Annie La Cossit
71. Fol-de-Rol (1972 TV Movie)
60 min | Family
A filmed version of Sid and Marty Krofft's 1968 live puppet show, set at a medieval fair.
72. The Great Man's Whiskers (1972 TV Movie)
96 min | Drama
A ten-year-old girl writes a letter to President Abraham Lincoln urging him to grow a beard.
Aunt Margaret Bancroft
73. The Weekend Nun (1972 TV Movie)
78 min | Drama
True story of Jane Duco, a young nun who also had a job as a probation officer.
74. The Killing Kind (1973)
R | 88 min | Crime, Drama, Horror
Young Terry Lambert returns home from serving a prison term for a gang-rape he was forced to participate in. He seeks revenge on his lawyer and the girl who framed him. But his real problem... See full summary »
75. Golden Needles (1974)
PG | 92 min | Action, Drama
Various factions are fighting each other to gain possession of a very special statue. The statue itself is not worth much, the needles inside it are the true prize. These "golden needles" ... See full summary »
76. Crazy Mama (1975)
PG | 83 min | Action, Comedy, Drama
Jonathan Demme directs this joyous relentlessly kitschy celebration of 1950s America: opportunity, rock'n'roll, and the road. He follows three generations of women and the men they pick up,... See full summary »
77. The Manitou (1977)
PG | 104 min | Horror
A psychic's girlfriend finds out that a lump on her back is a growing reincarnation of a 400 year-old demonic Native American spirit.
78. The Little Dragons (1979)
PG | 90 min | Action, Comedy
Karate experts attempt to rescue a girl who was kidnapped by a mother and her two psycho sons.
79. A Letter to Three Wives (1985 TV Movie)
100 min | Drama
Three women are going on a trip that leaves incommunicado with the rest of the world and before they leave; a woman who either has a history or relationship with each of their husbands ... See full summary »
80. The Whales of August (1987)
Not Rated | 90 min | Drama
It's August. Like they have most summers, elderly widowed sisters Libby Strong and Sarah Webber, who live in Philadelphia, are staying together in the family's summer cottage on an island ... See full summary »
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