Most Popular Titles With Elmer Ballard


1. Little Caesar (1931)

Not Rated | 79 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.3
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A small-time criminal moves to a big city to seek bigger fortune.

Director: Mervyn LeRoy | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Glenda Farrell, William Collier Jr.

Votes: 9,729

2. Consolation Marriage (1931)

Passed | 81 min | Drama

6.0
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In prohibition-era Manhattan, shopkeeper Mary Brown loses Aubrey, her childhood sweetheart, when he marries a rich woman. Reporter Steve "Rollo" Porter has lost -his- childhood sweetheart, ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Sloane | Stars: Irene Dunne, Pat O'Brien, John Halliday, Myrna Loy

Votes: 330

3. Les Misérables (1935)

Approved | 108 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.6
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In early 19th Century France an ex-convict who failed to report to parole is relentlessly pursued over a 20 year period by an obsessive policeman.

Director: Richard Boleslawski | Stars: Fredric March, Charles Laughton, Cedric Hardwicke, Rochelle Hudson

Votes: 2,799

4. Thank Your Lucky Stars (1943)

Approved | 127 min | Comedy, Musical

7.3
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Two producers are putting together a wartime charity show with an all-star cast but the egotism of radio personality Eddie Cantor disrupts their plans.

Director: David Butler | Stars: Eddie Cantor, Dennis Morgan, Humphrey Bogart, Bette Davis

Votes: 1,274

5. The Beast of the City (1932)

Passed | 86 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.9
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Police Chief Jim Fitzpatrick ruthlessly goes after organized crime and is prepared to use brutal and violent methods to fight it.

Director: Charles Brabin | Stars: Walter Huston, Jean Harlow, Wallace Ford, Jean Hersholt

Votes: 873 | Gross: $0.41M

6. Alibi (1929)

TV-PG | 91 min | Crime

6.0
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Chick Williams, a prohibition gangster, rejoins his mob soon after being released from prison. When a policeman is murdered during a robbery, he falls under suspicion. The gangster took ... See full summary »

Director: Roland West | Stars: Chester Morris, Harry Stubbs, Mae Busch, Eleanor Griffith

Votes: 506

7. Thunderbolt (1929)

85 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.8
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A criminal known as Thunderbolt is imprisoned and facing execution. Into the next cell is placed Bob Moran, an innocent man who has been framed and who is in love with Thunderbolt's girl. ... See full summary »

Director: Josef von Sternberg | Stars: George Bancroft, Fay Wray, Richard Arlen, Tully Marshall

Votes: 409

8. The Doorway to Hell (1930)

Passed | 78 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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Lou Ricarno is a smart guy. His plan is to organize the various gangs in Chicago so that the mugs will not liquidate each other. WIth the success of his leadership, Louie prospers, marries ... See full summary »

Director: Archie Mayo | Stars: Lew Ayres, James Cagney, Charles Judels, Dorothy Mathews

Votes: 689

9. Green Eyes (1934)

Not Rated | 68 min | Mystery

5.2
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The owner of a large mansion in the country throws a costume party for some of his friends. However, the party turns sour when he is found stabbed to death in a closet. The police and a guest try to discover who committed the murder.

Director: Richard Thorpe | Stars: Shirley Grey, Charles Starrett, Claude Gillingwater, John Wray

Votes: 159

10. Her Private Affair (1929)

70 min | Drama

5.4
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Her Private Affair is a 1929 drama film directed by Paul L. Stein and starring Ann Harding. It was produced and distributed by the Pathé Exchange company. It is a sound film using the RCA Photophone sound-on-film sound system.

Director: Paul L. Stein | Stars: Ann Harding, Harry Bannister, John Loder, Kay Hammond

Votes: 90

11. The Fall Guy (1930)

Not Rated | 66 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

5.7
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When a hapless pharmacist loses his job and falls in with criminals, he's soon made The Fall Guy. Unemployed, Johnny Quinlan (Jack Mulhall) starts doing jobs for underworld chieftain Nifty ... See full summary »

Director: Leslie Pearce | Stars: Jack Mulhall, Mae Clarke, Ned Sparks, Wynne Gibson

Votes: 92

12. Over the Fence (1917)

Short, Comedy, Sport

5.5
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Snitch steals Ginger's baseball tickets and takes Ginger's girl to the game. Finding himself without tickets, Ginger dresses as a baseball player and wins the game.

Directors: Harold Lloyd, J. Farrell MacDonald | Stars: Harold Lloyd, Bebe Daniels, 'Snub' Pollard, Bud Jamison

Votes: 52

13. The Squealer (1930)

67 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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A gangster's wife, fearful that he is about to be murdered by his rivals, tips off the police to his whereabouts in order to save his life. Her husband, however, believes her reason was ... See full summary »

Director: Harry Joe Brown | Stars: Jack Holt, Dorothy Revier, Davey Lee, Matt Moore

14. Lonesome Luke on Tin Can Alley (1917)

Comedy, Short

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Luke is a pickpocket, hiding out from the cops in a dive in the slum part of town. He later winds up in a boxing match which again brings the law on his tail.

Director: Hal Roach | Stars: Harold Lloyd, Bebe Daniels, 'Snub' Pollard, Marie Mosquini

15. Lonesome Luke's Lively Life (1917)

Comedy, Short

5.2
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Luke runs the coat-check concession at the White Light Cafe.

Director: Hal Roach | Stars: Harold Lloyd, Bebe Daniels, 'Snub' Pollard, Bud Jamison

Votes: 6

16. Lonesome Luke, Mechanic (1917)

Comedy, Short

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Director: Hal Roach | Stars: Harold Lloyd, 'Snub' Pollard, Bebe Daniels, Arthur Mumas

17. Lonesome Luke's Wild Women (1917)

Comedy, Short

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Director: Hal Roach | Stars: Harold Lloyd, 'Snub' Pollard, Bebe Daniels, Bud Jamison

18. Stop! Luke! Listen! (1917)

Comedy, Short

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Director: Hal Roach | Stars: Harold Lloyd, Bebe Daniels, 'Snub' Pollard, Bud Jamison

19. Luke's Speedy Club Life (1916)

Comedy, Short

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Luke is a bellboy at a fancy club.

Director: Hal Roach | Stars: Harold Lloyd, Bebe Daniels, 'Snub' Pollard, Charles Stevenson

20. Pinched (1917)

Comedy, Short

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Directors: Harold Lloyd, Gilbert Pratt | Stars: Harold Lloyd, Bebe Daniels, 'Snub' Pollard, William Blaisdell

21. Lonesome Luke Loses Patients (1917)

Comedy, Short

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Luke operates a sanatarium, which he has naturally staffed with a bevy of attractive nurses.

Stars: Harold Lloyd, Bebe Daniels, 'Snub' Pollard, Bud Jamison