Ginger Rogers Presentation by Bkekakis

Born on July 16, 1911 in Independence, Missouri, USA
Died on April 25, 1995 (age 83) in Rancho Mirage, California, USA of congestive heart failure
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1.
Top Hat (1935)
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An American dancer comes to Britain and falls for a model whom he initially annoyed, but she mistakes him for his goofy producer. (101 mins.)
Director: Mark Sandrich
 
2.
42nd Street (1933)
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A director puts on what may be his last Broadway show and, at the last moment, a naive newcomer has to replace the star. (89 mins.)
Director: Lloyd Bacon
 
3.
Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933)
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A wealthy composer rescues unemployed Broadway performers with a new play. (97 mins.)
Director: Mervyn LeRoy
 
4.
A Shriek in the Night (1933)
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Pat Morgan and Ted Kord are rival newspaper reporters always trying to outscoop each other. They join together to solve a series of murders being committed in an apartment building. (66 mins.)
Director: Albert Ray
 
5.
Flying Down to Rio (1933)
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An aviator and band leader who is always getting his group fired for his flirtatious behavior with the female guests soon finds himself falling for an engaged woman. (89 mins.)
 
6.
The Gay Divorcee (1934)
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An American woman travels to England to seek a divorce from her absentee husband, where she meets - and falls for - a dashing performer. (107 mins.)
Director: Mark Sandrich
 
7.
Romance in Manhattan (1935)
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Rejected as an immigrant because he doesn't have the required $200, a Czech immigrant jumps ship and is befriended by a chorus girl and becomes a taxi driver. (77 mins.)
Director: Stephen Roberts
 
8.
Roberta (1935)
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In Paris, a man clueless about fashion suddenly inherits his aunt's dress shop, while his bandleader friend reunites with his old flame. (106 mins.)
 
9.
Star of Midnight (1935)
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When a dancer disappears from a theater, her former lover asks lawyer Clay Dalzell to investigate, leading him on a trail of murder and deception. (90 mins.)
Director: Stephen Roberts
 
10.
The Tenderfoot (1932)
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Calvin Jones is a cowboy who wants to invest in a Broadway play. Ruth Weston, a secretary, learns that her boss, Joe Lehman, is attempting to swindle Jones and pulls a successful coup d'etat producing a play that she stars in. (70 mins.)
Director: Ray Enright
 
11.
Follow the Fleet (1936)
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A Navy sailor tries to rekindle a romance with the woman he loves while on liberty in San Francisco. (110 mins.)
Director: Mark Sandrich
 
12.
Swing Time (1936)
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A performer and gambler travels to New York City to raise the $25,000 he needs to marry his fiancée, only to become entangled with a beautiful aspiring dancer. (103 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
 
13.
Shall We Dance (1937)
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A budding romance between a ballet master and a tap dancer becomes complicated when rumors surface that they're already married. (109 mins.)
Director: Mark Sandrich
 
14.
Stage Door (1937)
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A chronicle of the ambitions, dreams, and disappointments of aspiring actresses who all live in the same boarding house. (92 mins.)
Director: Gregory LaCava
 
15.
Vivacious Lady (1938)
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A professor marries a nightclub singer, much to the consternation of his family and friends back home. (90 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
 
16.
Having Wonderful Time (1938)
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Teddy Shaw, a bored New York office girl, goes to a camp in the Catskill Mountains for rest and finds Chick Kirkland. (70 mins.)
Director: Alfred Santell
 
17.
Carefree (1938)
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A psychiatrist agrees to hypnotize his friend's girlfriend in order to convince her to accept his proposals of marriage, but she ends up falling for the psychiatrist instead. (83 mins.)
Director: Mark Sandrich
 
18.
The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (1939)
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The story of married couple Irene Castle and Vernon Castle, sensational ballroom dancers prior to World War I. (93 mins.)
Director: H.C. Potter
 
19.
Bachelor Mother (1939)
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Polly Parrish, a clerk at Merlin's Department Store, is mistakenly presumed to be the mother of a foundling... (82 mins.)
Director: Garson Kanin
 
20.
Fifth Avenue Girl (1939)
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Feeling unwanted by his wife and children, a wealthy industrialist hires an unemployed young woman to pose as his mistress. (83 mins.)
Director: Gregory La Cava
 
21.
Primrose Path (1940)
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Girl from the "wrong" side of the tracks falls in love with an ambitious young man from the "right" side of the tracks. (93 mins.)
Director: Gregory LaCava
 
22.
Kitty Foyle (1940)
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A hard-working, white-collar girl from a middle-class family meets and falls in love with a young socialite, but she soon clashes with his family. (108 mins.)
Director: Sam Wood
 
23.
Tom, Dick and Harry (1941)
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Working girl Janie is proposed to by a conservative car salesman, a bohemian auto mechanic, and a millionaire playboy and must make a choice. (87 mins.)
Director: Garson Kanin
 
24.
Roxie Hart (1942)
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Roxie Hart signs a murder confession in order to attract publicity for her dancing career as dames don't swing in Cook County. Will everything go as planned? (75 mins.)
 
25.
Tales of Manhattan (1942)
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A formal tailcoat that gets passed from one owner to another affects each life in a significant way. (118 mins.)
Director: Julien Duvivier
 
26.
The Major and the Minor (1942)
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A woman disguises herself as a child to save on a train fare and is taken in charge by an army man who doesn't notice the truth. (100 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
 
27.
Once Upon a Honeymoon (1942)
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In Europe at the start of World War II, a woman notices that wherever her husband goes, the Nazis seem to follow. Meanwhile, a charming reporter is following them. (117 mins.)
Director: Leo McCarey
 
28.
Tender Comrade (1943)
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Jo Jones, a young defense plant worker whose husband is in the military during World War II, shares a house with three other women in the same situation. (102 mins.)
Director: Edward Dmytryk
 
29.
I'll Be Seeing You (1944)
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A soldier suffering from combat fatigue meets a young woman on Christmas furlough from prison and their mutual loneliness blossoms into romance. (85 mins.)
 
30.
Week-End at the Waldorf (1945)
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The misadventures of a group of diverse guests at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in Manhattan. (130 mins.)
 
31.
Heartbeat (1946)
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In Paris, a young woman runs away from a reform school, joins a pickpocket academy, and finds herself falling for the handsome diplomat she's been blackmailed into stealing from. (102 mins.)
Director: Sam Wood
 
32.
It Had to Be You (1947)
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A woman is noted for leaving her bridegrooms at the altar until a dashing fireman walks into her life. (98 mins.)
 
33.
The Barkleys of Broadway (1949)
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A successful but constantly-feuding husband and wife musical comedy team threatens to break up when the wife entertains an offer to become a serious actress. (109 mins.)
Director: Charles Walters
 
34.
Perfect Strangers (1950)
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Ginger Rogers and Dennis Morgan, serving on a sequestered jury during a murder trial, fall in love. She is divorced, he is married. (88 mins.)
 
35.
Storm Warning (1951)
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Marsha Mitchell, a traveling dress model, stops in a southern town to see her sister who has married a Ku Klux Klansman. Marsha sees the KKK commit a murder and helps District Attorney Burt Rainey in bringing the criminals to justice. (93 mins.)
Director: Stuart Heisler
 
36.
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
 
37.
We're Not Married! (1952)
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In separate stories, five wedded couples learn that they are not legally married. (86 mins.)
Director: Edmund Goulding
 
38.
Dreamboat (1952)
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Thornton Sayre, a respected college professor, is plagued when his old movies are shown on TV and sets out with his daughter to stop it. However, his former co-star is the hostess of the TV show playing his films and she has other plans. (83 mins.)
Director: Claude Binyon
 
39.
Monkey Business (1952)
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A chemist finds his personal and professional life turned upside down when one of his chimpanzees finds the fountain of youth. (97 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
40.
Forever Female (1953)
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An aging actress refuses to admit she is too old to play the ingénue role anymore. (93 mins.)
Director: Irving Rapper
 
41.
Black Widow (1954)
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A young writer insinuates herself into the life of a Broadway producer. (95 mins.)
 
42.
Tight Spot (1955)
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A female inmate is whisked out of prison and into a police guarded hotel until the D.A. can convince her to testify against the mob in the upcoming trial. (97 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
43.
Oh, Men! Oh, Women! (1957)
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Ginger Rogers, Dan Dailey's bored housewife, seeks psychiatric help from Dr. David Niven who also solves his own emotional problems. (90 mins.)
 
44.
Cinderella (1965 TV Movie)
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1965 TV-version of the classic fairy tale, set to a Rodgers and Hammerstein score. (84 mins.)
 
45.
The Thirteenth Guest (1932)
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13 years before the movie opens, there was a dinner party, at which the 13th guest failed to show up... (69 mins.)
Director: Albert Ray
 
46.
A Night in a Dormitory (1930 Short Film)
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The adventures of a schoolgirl in a nightclub as related by her to her dormitory sisters. (22 mins.)
Director: Harry Delmar
 
47.
Young Man of Manhattan (1930)
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Two flappers (Claudette Colbert and Ginger Rogers) try to get their newspaper reporter boyfriends to pay attention to them. (79 mins.)
Director: Monta Bell
 
48.
The Sap from Syracuse (1930)
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Ellen Saunders is an heiress on a cruise to Europe being pursued by a day laborer mistaken for a prominent mining engineer. During the cruise, he foils two crooks try to get rid of her. (68 mins.)
 
49.
Queen High (1930)
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The two partners of a ladies' garter business are constantly feuding with each other. When they ask their lawyer to dissolve their partnership... (85 mins.)
 
50.
Follow the Leader (1930)
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Ed Wynn, a waiter, tries to get hit employers daughter a start on the stage; Ginger Rogers replaces Ethel Merman when Merman is kidnapped. (76 mins.)
Director: Norman Taurog
 
51.
Honor Among Lovers (1931)
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Jerry Stafford, a businessman, is in love with his secretary but she deserts him for another man. When she realizes her mistake, she goes back to him. Doris Brown is her girlfriend who is in love with a man named Monty Dunn. (75 mins.)
Director: Dorothy Arzner
 
52.
The Tip-Off (1931)
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Eddie Quillan falls in love with a gangster's girlfriend but avoids trouble when he becomes friends with Robert Armstrong and his girlfriend (71 mins.)
Director: Albert Rogell
 
53.
Suicide Fleet (1931)
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Three US sailors fight German U-boats in World War I aboard a decoy ship and try to win Ginger Rogers who works on the Coney Island midway. (87 mins.)
Director: Albert Rogell
 
54.
Carnival Boat (1932)
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Honey, a young entertainer on a carnival boat, is in love with Buck but Buck's father is against the romance. (62 mins.)
Director: Albert Rogell
 
55.
Hat Check Girl (1932)
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Gerry Marsh is a hat-check girl in a nightclub surrounded by bootleggers, blackmailers and others before she falls in love with millionaire playboy Buster Collins. Gerry is supported by her girlfriend Jessie. (64 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lanfield
 
56.
You Said a Mouthful (1932)
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Shipping clerk Joe Holt is mistaken for a swimming champion and expected to compete in a long-distance swim race off Catalina Island. (70 mins.)
Director: Lloyd Bacon
 
57.
Broadway Bad (1933)
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Showgirl Joan Blondell, supported by her friend Ginger Rogers, fights for the custody of her son during a divorce hearing. (61 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lanfield
 
58.
Professional Sweetheart (1933)
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Radio singer Glory Eden is publicized as the ideal of American womanhood, in order to sell the sponsor's product Ippsie-Wippsie Washcloths... (73 mins.)
 
59.
Don't Bet on Love (1933)
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Bill McCaffery, a plumber, wins big at the racetrack but then his luck runs out and almost ruins his business. Molly Gilbert, his manicurist girlfriend, stands by him and helps him readjust to life as a plumber. (62 mins.)
Director: Murray Roth
 
60.
Rafter Romance (1933)
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A man and a woman share an apartment on a shift basis, never seeing each other; she dislikes him until they actually meet. (73 mins.)
Director: William Seiter
 
61.
Chance at Heaven (1933)
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An ambitious mechanic is tempted to desert his wonderful girlfriend when a silly but rich debutante falls for him. (71 mins.)
Director: William Seiter
 
62.
Sitting Pretty (1933)
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Chick Parker and Pete Pendleton are songwriters that are en route from New York to Hollywood to make their fame and fortune; Dorothy, a lunch wagon proprietor, joins them. (85 mins.)
Director: Harry Joe Brown
 
63.
Upper World (1934)
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A rich railroad tycoon, bored with his marriage (his wife has no time for him -- she's too busy giving... (73 mins.)
Director: Roy Del Ruth
 
64.
Change of Heart (1934)
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After graduating from a West Coast college, four friends fly to New York City to seek employment. (77 mins.)
 
65.
Twenty Million Sweethearts (1934)
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Unscrupulous agent Rush makes singing waiter Clayton a big radio star while Peggy, who has lost her own radio show, helps Clayton. (89 mins.)
Director: Ray Enright
 
66.
Finishing School (1934)
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The trials and tribulations in a private, snobbish girls school. (73 mins.)
 
67.
In Person (1935)
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Carol Corliss, a beautiful movie star so insecure about her celebrity that she goes around in disguise, meets a rugged outdoorsman who is unaffected by her star status. (87 mins.)
 
68.
Lucky Partners (1940)
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Ronald Colman shares a sweepstakes ticket with Ginger Rogers and they then embark on an "imaginary" honeymoon with their "winnings." (99 mins.)
Director: Lewis Milestone
 
69.
Lady in the Dark (1944)
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Ginger Rogers, "Allure" magazines editor-in-chief, suffers from headaches and continuos daydreams and undergoes psychoanalysis to determine why. (100 mins.)
Director: Mitchell Leisen
 
70.
Magnificent Doll (1946)
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Ginger Rogers is the daughter of boardinghouse owners in Washington, DC who falls in love with Aaron Burr and James Madison. (95 mins.)
Director: Frank Borzage
 
71.
Twist of Fate (1954)
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Ginger Rogers, an actress living with Stanley Baker on the Riveria, becomes involved with Jacques Bergerac and learns he is a dangerous criminal. (89 mins.)
Director: David Miller
 
72.
The First Traveling Saleslady (1956)
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At the turn of the century Rose and ex-showbiz friend Molly get involved in selling steel. When they... (92 mins.)
Director: Arthur Lubin
 
73.
Teenage Rebel (1956)
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Nancy Fallon gets custody of her teenage daughter Dodie back from her ex-husband when she remarries but she must win her love. (94 mins.)
Director: Edmund Goulding
 
74.
Quick, Let's Get Married (1964)
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Ginger Rogers, owner of a bordello, helps thief Ray Milland locate an ancient buried treasure. (96 mins.)
 
75.
Harlow (1965)
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Loosely based biography of 1930s star Jean Harlow as she begins her climb to stardom. (109 mins.)
Director: Alex Segal