Most Popular Titles With Dora Clement


1. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)

Not Rated | 129 min | Comedy, Drama

8.2
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A naive man is appointed to fill a vacancy in the United States Senate. His plans promptly collide with political corruption, but he doesn't back down.

Director: Frank Capra | Stars: James Stewart, Jean Arthur, Claude Rains, Edward Arnold

Votes: 84,563 | Gross: $9.60M

2. The Women (1939)

Not Rated | 133 min | Comedy, Drama

8.0
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A study of the lives and romantic entanglements of various interconnected women.

Director: George Cukor | Stars: Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell, Mary Boland

Votes: 10,453 | Gross: $2.27M

3. The Lady Eve (1941)

Not Rated | 94 min | Comedy, Romance

8.0
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A trio of classy card sharps targets the socially awkward heir to brewery millions for his money, until one of them falls in love with him.

Director: Preston Sturges | Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Henry Fonda, Charles Coburn, Eugene Pallette

Votes: 15,786

4. Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936)

Approved | 115 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.0
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Longfellow Deeds, a simple-hearted Vermont tuba player, inherits a fortune and has to contend with opportunist city slickers.

Director: Frank Capra | Stars: Gary Cooper, Jean Arthur, George Bancroft, Lionel Stander

Votes: 16,168

5. The Awful Truth (1937)

Not Rated | 91 min | Comedy, Romance

7.9
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Unfounded suspicions lead a married couple to begin divorce proceedings, whereupon they start undermining each other's attempts to find new romance.

Director: Leo McCarey | Stars: Irene Dunne, Cary Grant, Ralph Bellamy, Alexander D'Arcy

Votes: 14,442

6. Destry Rides Again (1939)

Approved | 94 min | Comedy, Western

7.7
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When a tough western town needs taming, the mild-mannered son of a hard-nosed sheriff gets the job.

Director: George Marshall | Stars: Marlene Dietrich, James Stewart, Mischa Auer, Charles Winninger

Votes: 8,245

7. Sun Valley Serenade (1941)

Passed | 86 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

7.3
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When Phil Corey's band arrives at the Idaho ski resort its pianist Ted Scott is smitten with a Norwegian refugee he has sponsored, Karen Benson. When soloist Vivian Dawn quits, Karen stages an ice show as a substitute.

Director: H. Bruce Humberstone | Stars: Sonja Henie, John Payne, Glenn Miller, Milton Berle

Votes: 1,085

8. Golden Boy (1939)

Approved | 99 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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Despite his musical talent, Joe Bonaparte wants to be a boxer.

Director: Rouben Mamoulian | Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Adolphe Menjou, William Holden, Lee J. Cobb

Votes: 1,358

9. Blossoms in the Dust (1941)

Approved | 99 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.0
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After losing her young son, Edna Gladney opposes the unfair laws discriminating against children whose parents are unknown, and opens an orphanage for those children.

Director: Mervyn LeRoy | Stars: Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Felix Bressart, Marsha Hunt

Votes: 1,332

10. Buck Privates (1941)

Passed | 84 min | Comedy, Musical, War

7.3
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Bud and Lou enlist in the army in order to escape being hauled off to jail, and soon find themselves in basic training. To their dismay, the company's drill instructor is none other than ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lee Bowman, Jane Frazee

Votes: 3,444 | Gross: $4.00M

11. The Phantom Creeps (1939)

Approved | 265 min | Sci-Fi

4.6
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A military intelligence officer and a pretty reporter try to find a scientist whose inventions can destroy the world.

Directors: Ford Beebe, Saul A. Goodkind | Stars: Bela Lugosi, Robert Kent, Dorothy Arnold, Edwin Stanley

Votes: 667

12. Student Tour (1934)

Passed | 84 min | Musical

5.2
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A college rowing team's world tour is in jeopardy because a philosophy professor plans to flunk the entire crew. Ann, the instructor's niece, convinces him to tutor the team on the ocean ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Reisner | Stars: Jimmy Durante, Charles Butterworth, Maxine Doyle, Phil Regan

Votes: 102

13. Easy Living (1937)

Passed | 88 min | Comedy, Romance

7.8
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During the Great Depression, a wealthy banker throws away his wife's expensive fur coat; it lands on the head of a stenographer, leading to everyone assuming she is his mistress and has access to his millions.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Jean Arthur, Edward Arnold, Ray Milland, Luis Alberni

Votes: 2,297

14. History Is Made at Night (1937)

Approved | 97 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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Divorcee Irene Vail falls for a charming Parisian, but her insanely jealous ex-husband will do anything to get her back...

Director: Frank Borzage | Stars: Charles Boyer, Jean Arthur, Leo Carrillo, Colin Clive

Votes: 1,177

15. You Can't Cheat an Honest Man (1939)

Approved | 79 min | Comedy

7.2
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Larson E. Whipsnade runs a seedy circus which is perpetually in debt. His performers give him nothing but trouble, especially Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy. Meanwhile, Whipsnade's son ... See full summary »

Directors: George Marshall, Edward F. Cline | Stars: W.C. Fields, Edgar Bergen, Charlie McCarthy, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson

Votes: 1,323

16. Men of Boys Town (1941)

Not Rated | 106 min | Drama

6.6
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Mr. and Mrs. Maitland invite Whitey to their home on a trial basis. Whitey tries to visit a friend in reform school and inmate Flip is hiding in car as Whitey leaves. Flip steals money and ... See full summary »

Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Spencer Tracy, Mickey Rooney, Bobs Watson, Larry Nunn

Votes: 843

17. Stand Up and Cheer! (1934)

Passed | 68 min | Comedy, Musical

5.7
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President Franklin Roosevelt appoints a theatrical producer as the new Secretary of Amusement in order to cheer up an American public still suffering through the Depression. The new ... See full summary »

Director: Hamilton MacFadden | Stars: Warner Baxter, Madge Evans, James Dunn, Sylvia Froos

Votes: 343

18. Adventure in Manhattan (1936)

Approved | 73 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.6
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A reporter meets an actress whose producer is a presumed-dead thief, and stakes his reputation on predicting the next crime.

Director: Edward Ludwig | Stars: Jean Arthur, Joel McCrea, Reginald Owen, Thomas Mitchell

Votes: 424

19. It Started with Eve (1941)

Approved | 90 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.8
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A young man asks a hat check girl to pose as his fiancée in order to make his dying father's last moments happy. However, the old man's health takes a turn for the better and now his son ... See full summary »

Director: Henry Koster | Stars: Deanna Durbin, Charles Laughton, Robert Cummings, Guy Kibbee

Votes: 948

20. Letter of Introduction (1938)

Approved | 104 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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An aging actor, about to marry for the fourth time, is surprised when a young woman, who is the daughter he never knew he had, appears with a "letter of introduction". It seems that she is ... See full summary »

Director: John M. Stahl | Stars: Adolphe Menjou, Andrea Leeds, George Murphy, Edgar Bergen

Votes: 246

21. No, No, Nanette (1940)

96 min | Musical

5.5
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Perky young Nanette attempts to save the marriage of her uncle and aunt by untangling Uncle Jimmy from several innocent but ensnaring flirtations. Attempting one such unentanglement, ... See full summary »

Director: Herbert Wilcox | Stars: Anna Neagle, Richard Carlson, Victor Mature, Roland Young

Votes: 106

22. Goodyear Playhouse (1951–1957)

60 min | Drama

8.1
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The show featured original plays plus plays adapted from works.

Stars: Walter Matthau, David White, Constance Ford, Gene Lyons

Votes: 41

23. Good Girls Go to Paris (1939)

Passed | 75 min | Comedy

6.8
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A Midwesterner waitress, scheming to gold-dig her way to Paris, gets mixed up with a wealthy New York family.

Director: Alexander Hall | Stars: Melvyn Douglas, Joan Blondell, Walter Connolly, Alan Curtis

Votes: 320

24. She Married Her Boss (1935)

85 min | Comedy

6.6
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A super-efficient secretary at a department store falls for and marries her boss, but finds out that taking care of him at home (and especially his spoiled-brat daughter) is a lot different from taking care of him at work.

Director: Gregory La Cava | Stars: Claudette Colbert, Melvyn Douglas, Michael Bartlett, Raymond Walburn

Votes: 456

25. The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (1948–1956)

60 min | Drama

8.1
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This live dramatic series featured original stories and adaptations of novels, plays, etc. during its eight year run. During the first year, the show was sponsored by the Actor's Equity ... See full summary »

Stars: Bert Lytell, Jay Jackson, Bob Stanton, E.G. Marshall

Votes: 61

26. Always Goodbye (1938)

Approved | 75 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.8
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A woman must decide between two men - one she loves, the other she admires and respects.

Director: Sidney Lanfield | Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Herbert Marshall, Ian Hunter, Cesar Romero

Votes: 263

27. Internes Can't Take Money (1937)

Approved | 78 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.0
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In his first film, young Dr. Kildare helps a female ex-con find her child.

Director: Alfred Santell | Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Joel McCrea, Lloyd Nolan, Stanley Ridges

Votes: 357

28. Under Western Stars (1938)

Passed | 65 min | Western

6.3
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Roy is elected to Congress to bring the misery of the "dustbowl" of the 1930s to the attention of Washington politicians.

Director: Joseph Kane | Stars: Roy Rogers, Smiley Burnette, Carol Hughes, Maple City Four

Votes: 126

29. Unfinished Business (1941)

96 min | Comedy, Romance

6.8
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Small town girl meets and falls for a playboy type on a train to New York. For him, the fling is over when they arrive, but she continues to carry a torch. She meets and marries his brother... See full summary »

Director: Gregory La Cava | Stars: Irene Dunne, Robert Montgomery, Preston Foster, Eugene Pallette

Votes: 172

30. Swanee River (1939)

84 min | Drama

6.6
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More fictional than factual biography of Stephen Foster. Songwriter from Pittsburgh falls in love with the South, marries a Southern gal (Leeds), then is accused of sympathizing when the ... See full summary »

Director: Sidney Lanfield | Stars: Don Ameche, Andrea Leeds, Al Jolson, Felix Bressart

Votes: 102

31. The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo (1935)

Approved | 71 min | Comedy, Romance

6.6
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Russian prince goes to Monte Carlo just after World War I with money supplied him by Parisian Russians. He wins but the casino operators want him honor the tradition of returning to the ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Roberts | Stars: Ronald Colman, Joan Bennett, Colin Clive, Nigel Bruce

Votes: 155

32. Four Wives (1939)

Approved | 110 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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Three of the four musically inclined daughters of Adam Lemp, the Dean of the Briarwood Music Foundation, are settling into their lives as wives, but not all is well. Thea Lemp has long ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Priscilla Lane, Rosemary Lane, Lola Lane, Gale Page

Votes: 397

33. It's a Date (1940)

Approved | 103 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.7
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An aspiring actress is offered the lead in a major new play, but discovers that her mother, a more seasoned performer, expects the same part. The situation is further complicated when they both become involved with the same man.

Director: William A. Seiter | Stars: Deanna Durbin, Kay Francis, Walter Pidgeon, Eugene Pallette

Votes: 382

34. The Clock (1949–1952)

30 min | Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Suspense/Anthology series based on a ABC radio series which ran from 1946-48. The half-hour series mostly consisted of original dramas concerning murder, mayhem or insanity. Series narrator... See full summary »

Stars: Larry Semon, Parker McCormick, Oliver Thorndike, Frankie Thomas

Votes: 21

35. Back Street (1941)

Approved | 89 min | Drama

7.0
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Pretty Rae Smith and handsome Walter Saxel meet, fall in love and make plans to marry. Unfortunately, their marriage plans get sabotaged when a jealous beau makes Rae miss the ceremony. The... See full summary »

Director: Robert Stevenson | Stars: Charles Boyer, Margaret Sullavan, Richard Carlson, Frank McHugh

Votes: 385

36. Dancing Co-Ed (1939)

Passed | 84 min | Comedy, Romance

6.4
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Right before the dancing Tobins ought to film a new production, his wife tells Freddy Tobin that she's pregnant. So the producer desperately has to seek a replacement and starts a ... See full summary »

Director: S. Sylvan Simon | Stars: Lana Turner, Richard Carlson, Artie Shaw and His Orchestra, Ann Rutherford

Votes: 274

37. Second Fiddle (1939)

Passed | 85 min | Comedy, Music

6.5
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Studio publicist (Power) discovers Minnesota skating teacher (Henie) and takes her to Hollywood. She goes back to Minnesota but he follows her.

Director: Sidney Lanfield | Stars: Sonja Henie, Tyrone Power, Rudy Vallee, Edna May Oliver

Votes: 284

38. Spring Parade (1940)

89 min | Comedy, Musical

6.9
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In this light and lovely romantic musical, a Hungarian woman(Deanna Durbin) attends a Viennese fair and buys a card from a gypsy fortune teller. It says that she will meet someone important... See full summary »

Director: Henry Koster | Stars: Deanna Durbin, Robert Cummings, Mischa Auer, Henry Stephenson

Votes: 222

39. My Lucky Star (1938)

83 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.1
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The son (Romero) of a department store owner enrolls the store's sports clerk (Henie) at a university to use her as an advertisement for their fashion department. She falls for a teacher (... See full summary »

Director: Roy Del Ruth | Stars: Sonja Henie, Richard Greene, Joan Davis, Cesar Romero

Votes: 121

40. Private Worlds (1935)

84 min | Drama

6.8
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The work of a progressive female psychiatrist and her colleague at a mental hospital is threatened by the arrival of a conservative new supervisor, who disapproves of both her methods and the fact that she is a woman in a "man's field."

Director: Gregory La Cava | Stars: Claudette Colbert, Charles Boyer, Joan Bennett, Helen Vinson

Votes: 185

41. Whistling in the Dark (1941)

Passed | 78 min | Comedy, Mystery

6.9
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Radio crime show host 'The Fox' along with his fiancée and ex-girlfriend are kidnapped by a larcenous cult who demand that he help them plan a perfect murder.

Director: S. Sylvan Simon | Stars: Red Skelton, Conrad Veidt, Ann Rutherford, Virginia Grey

Votes: 679

42. They All Come Out (1939)

Passed | 70 min | Crime, Drama

6.0
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A "Crime Doesn't Pay" morality drama about a young man sentenced to a prison term and attempts by the system to rehabilitate jailed criminals.

Director: Jacques Tourneur | Stars: Rita Johnson, Tom Neal, Bernard Nedell, Edward Gargan

Votes: 44

43. Yellowstone (1936)

Approved | 63 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.7
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An ex-con is murdered in Yellowstone National Park while a bank robber's son is searching for the loot his father hid there 20 years before.

Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Henry Hunter, Judith Barrett, Andy Devine, Alan Hale

Votes: 75

44. Those Were the Days! (1940)

74 min | Comedy, Romance

6.6
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A middle-aged couple think back to their college days and courtship.

Director: Theodore Reed | Stars: William Holden, Bonita Granville, Ezra Stone, Judith Barrett

Votes: 45

45. Appointment for Love (1941)

Passed | 89 min | Comedy, Romance

6.8
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Charming Andre Cassil woos physician Jane Alexander and the two impulsively get married. The honeymoon ends very quickly when Jane voices her progressive views on marriage which include the... See full summary »

Director: William A. Seiter | Stars: Charles Boyer, Margaret Sullavan, Rita Johnson, Eugene Pallette

Votes: 65

46. Obliging Young Lady (1942)

Passed | 80 min | Comedy, Romance

6.0
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Linda Norton is instructed by her employer attorney to take young Bridget Potter, whose wealthy parents are engaged in a divorce suit, to an isolated country resort, to shelter the girl ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Wallace | Stars: Joan Carroll, Edmond O'Brien, Ruth Warrick, Eve Arden

Votes: 163

47. The Great Victor Herbert (1939)

Approved | 91 min | Biography, Music, Musical

7.0
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Add a Plot

Director: Andrew L. Stone | Stars: Allan Jones, Mary Martin, Walter Connolly, Lee Bowman

Votes: 43

48. There Goes My Girl (1937)

Approved | 74 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.1
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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 »

Directors: Ben Holmes, Edward Killy | Stars: Gene Raymond, Ann Sothern, Gordon Jones, Richard Lane

Votes: 102

49. Love Me Forever (1935)

Approved | 91 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

6.4
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A man who loves an aspiring opera singer is prepared to sacrifice everything to help her with her career, even though he knows she doesn't love him.

Director: Victor Schertzinger | Stars: Grace Moore, Leo Carrillo, Robert Allen, Spring Byington

Votes: 65

50. Laughing Boy (1934)

Passed | 79 min | Drama, Romance, Western

5.1
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Laughing Boy, is a Navaho from a remote part of the reservation, while Slim Girl was raised by whites in a town and lives as a white man's mistress. They meet at a pow-wow and marry, in ... See full summary »

Director: W.S. Van Dyke | Stars: Ramon Novarro, Lupe Velez, William B. Davidson, Chief Thunderbird

Votes: 58

51. Hawaii Calls (1938)

Approved | 91 min | Drama, Musical

5.9
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After being nabbed while trying to stow away on board an ocean liner en route to Hawaii, young Bobby Breen sings for his travel fare and, along with sidekick Pua, turns detective to recover... See full summary »

Director: Edward F. Cline | Stars: Bobby Breen, Ned Sparks, Irvin S. Cobb, Gloria Holden

Votes: 33

52. Too Many Women (1942)

Approved | 67 min | Comedy

4.5
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Richard Sutton and Linda Pearson are secretly engaged but unable to marry because of financial problems. Crooked promoter Gibbons offers Richard a deal but, in order to get rid of him, ... See full summary »

Director: Bernard B. Ray | Stars: Neil Hamilton, June Lang, Joyce Compton, Barbara Read

Votes: 39

53. The Show-Off (1934)

Approved | 77 min | Comedy

6.0
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Aubrey cons Amy into thinking he's a railroad bigwig. After they marry Aubrey overspends in setting up their home. When their financial situation gets dire they go back to her parents house... See full summary »

Director: Charles Reisner | Stars: Spencer Tracy, Madge Evans, Henry Wadsworth, Lois Wilson

Votes: 153

54. Sleepytime Gal (1942)

Approved | 84 min | Comedy, Crime, Music

7.9
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Bessie Cobb, cake decorator in the kitchen of one of Miami's swankier hotels, is the central figure in an elaborate scheme by Chick Patterson, bell captain, who believes he can not only ... See full summary »

Director: Albert S. Rogell | Stars: Judy Canova, Tom Brown, Billy Gilbert, Ruth Terry

Votes: 18

55. In Old Kentucky (1935)

86 min | Comedy

6.9
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Horse trainer Steve Tapley is caught between the feuding Martingale and Shattuck families. He sides with young Nancy Martingale and her grandfather Ezra, and the feud is to be resolved by a... See full summary »

Director: George Marshall | Stars: Will Rogers, Dorothy Wilson, Russell Hardie, Charles Sellon

Votes: 82

56. Hold That Co-ed (1938)

Passed | 80 min | Comedy, Sport

6.2
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While running for governor a politician aids a needy college by plotting to assure victory for their football team. Though to be a parody of Huey Long and his machine.

Director: George Marshall | Stars: John Barrymore, George Murphy, Marjorie Weaver, Joan Davis

Votes: 133

57. The Lady Objects (1938)

Approved | 66 min | Drama, Music, Romance

6.1
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Ann Adams and William Hayward get married and she has a secretary's job in a law office, while finishing her schooling, and she soon makes junior partner and is just a brilliant lawyer. ... See full summary »

Director: Erle C. Kenton | Stars: Gloria Stuart, Lanny Ross, Joan Marsh, Roy Benson

Votes: 37

58. Puddin' Head (1941)

Approved | 80 min | Comedy, Musical

6.8
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Harold l. Montgomery, the scatterbrain vice-president of the United Broadcasing System, is dismayed when he learns that one-foot of the ground on which the station's imposing new structure ... See full summary »

Director: Joseph Santley | Stars: Judy Canova, Francis Lederer, Raymond Walburn, Slim Summerville

Votes: 24

59. The Chevrolet Tele-Theatre (1948–1950)

30 min | Drama

8.8
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This was an anthology series which aired live. It often featured adaptations of one-act stage plays.

Stars: Guy Kibbee, Faye Emerson, John Conte, Vicki Cummings

Votes: 21

60. Argentine Nights (1940)

Approved | 75 min | Comedy, Music

6.3
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An all-girl band flees to Argentina to avoid their creditors.

Director: Albert S. Rogell | Stars: The Ritz Brothers, Al Ritz, Harry Ritz, Jimmy Ritz

Votes: 33

61. Private Affairs (1940)

Approved | 74 min | Romance, Comedy

5.7
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Amos Bullerton, son of an old Boston family, has chosen for twenty years to remain a "black sheep" rather than submit to the dictation of his staid family. Jane Bullerton, his daughter, ... See full summary »

Director: Albert S. Rogell | Stars: Nancy Kelly, Robert Cummings, Hugh Herbert, Roland Young

Votes: 11

62. Forgotten Faces (1936)

71 min | Drama

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Harry Ashton is a superstitious gambling house owner, who relies on sprigs of heliotrope as his good luck charm. One day, Harry catches his wife, Cleo with another man. Harry shoots him and... See full summary »

Director: Ewald André Dupont | Stars: Herbert Marshall, Gertrude Michael, James Burke, Robert Cummings

63. It's All Yours (1937)

Approved | 80 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

6.9
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Jimmy Barnes arrives from Europe to be educated by his multi-millionaire uncle, Edward J. Barnes and in five years the extravagant escapes of Jimmy, now a lawyer, are the talk of San ... See full summary »

Director: Elliott Nugent | Stars: Madeleine Carroll, Francis Lederer, Mischa Auer, Grace Bradley

Votes: 18

64. King of Hockey (1936)

Approved | 55 min | Drama, Sport

5.9
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Gamblers try to pressure a hockey player into throwing a game.

Director: Noel M. Smith | Stars: Dick Purcell, Anne Nagel, Marie Wilson, Wayne Morris

Votes: 79

65. Charlie McCarthy, Detective (1939)

Approved | 75 min | Comedy

6.4
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Scotty Hamilton is a reporter who works for a crooked editor. Bill Banning is another reporter who is about to expose the editor's ties to the mob. When the editor is killed, both reporter ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Tuttle | Stars: Edgar Bergen, Charlie McCarthy, Mortimer Snerd, Robert Cummings

Votes: 56

66. Ma! He's Making Eyes at Me (1940)

Approved | 61 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

7.0
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Woodbury's fashionable gown-salon on Fifth Avenue is about to take bankruptcy. An unemployed showgirl, Connie Curtiss, tell's the store's press agent, Tommy Shaw, that more girls would buy ... See full summary »

Director: Harold D. Schuster | Stars: Tom Brown, Constance Moore, Richard Carle, Anne Nagel

Votes: 6

67. Nobody's Baby (1937)

Approved | 68 min | Comedy, Musical

6.2
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After trying to break into show business, two mismatched girlfriends become nurses. One of their patients is a new mother who has hidden her pregnancy from her husband, the nightclub ... See full summary »

Director: Gus Meins | Stars: Patsy Kelly, Lyda Roberti, Lynne Overman, Robert Armstrong

Votes: 61

68. Lucky Devils (1941)

Approved | 62 min | Mystery, Romance

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Director: Lew Landers | Stars: Richard Arlen, Andy Devine, Dorothy Lovett, Janet Shaw

69. I Married a Doctor (1936)

Approved | 83 min | Drama

6.1
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Director: Archie Mayo | Stars: Pat O'Brien, Josephine Hutchinson, Ross Alexander, Guy Kibbee

Votes: 86

70. Adventure in Washington (1941)

Approved | 84 min | Drama

5.7
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The senator (Herbert Marshall) works to reform a delinquent youth who is working as a Senate page boy.

Director: Alfred E. Green | Stars: Herbert Marshall, Virginia Bruce, Gene Reynolds, Samuel S. Hinds

Votes: 15

71. My American Wife (1936)

65 min | Comedy

7.4
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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 »

Director: Harold Young | Stars: Francis Lederer, Ann Sothern, Fred Stone, Billie Burke

Votes: 17

72. Lady of Secrets (1936)

Approved | 73 min | Drama

5.9
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Because of a very unhappy affair she had earlier in her life, a woman shuts herself off from the rest of the world.

Director: Marion Gering | Stars: Ruth Chatterton, Otto Kruger, Lionel Atwill, Marian Marsh

Votes: 18

73. Here's to Romance (1935)

Approved | 82 min | Comedy, Musical

3.4
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Kathleen Gerard, a high society wife fed up with her husband's artistic "protegées", decides to take one of her own in Nino, a promising tenor, patronizing him to study in Paris. He and her... See full summary »

Director: Alfred E. Green | Stars: Nino Martini, Genevieve Tobin, Anita Louise, Maria Gambarelli

Votes: 5

74. Don't Gamble with Love (1936)

65 min | Drama

6.1
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Director: Dudley Murphy | Stars: Ann Sothern, Bruce Cabot, Irving Pichel, Ian Keith

Votes: 10

75. For Love or Money (1939)

Approved | 76 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.8
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Ted Frazier and Sleeper work for a gambler, Foster, who takes racetrack bets over the telephone. A mysterious millionaire, J.C. Poindexter always wins Foster "lays off" his most recent bet ... See full summary »

Director: Albert S. Rogell | Stars: June Lang, Robert Kent, Edward Brophy, Etienne Girardot

Votes: 6

76. Pride of the Marines (1936)

64 min | Comedy

6.7
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Director: D. Ross Lederman | Stars: Charles Bickford, Florence Rice, Robert Allen, Thurston Hall

Votes: 9

77. The Nurse from Brooklyn (1938)

65 min | Drama

6.3
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A nurse's younger brother is caught in a shootout between a criminal gang and the police, and he is shot and killed. The officer who is accused of shooting the man knows that he didn't do ... See full summary »

Director: S. Sylvan Simon | Stars: Sally Eilers, Paul Kelly, Larry J. Blake, Maurice Murphy

Votes: 7

78. And Sudden Death (1936)

Approved | 67 min | Drama

6.0
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An heiress with a penchant for speeding runs afoul of a traffic cop. Romance develops between the two, but it's soon complicated when he believes she is responsible for killing someone due to reckless driving.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Randolph Scott, Frances Drake, Tom Brown, Billy Lee

Votes: 25

79. Sing, Dance, Plenty Hot (1940)

Approved | 70 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.9
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Director: Lew Landers | Stars: Ruth Terry, Johnny Downs, Barbara Jo Allen, Billy Gilbert

Votes: 7

80. She Was a Lady (1934)

Approved | 77 min | Drama

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Director: Hamilton MacFadden | Stars: Helen Twelvetrees, Donald Woods, Ralph Morgan, Monroe Owsley

81. The Covered Trailer (1939)

Approved | 66 min | Comedy

5.3
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Director: Gus Meins | Stars: James Gleason, Lucile Gleason, Russell Gleason, Harry Davenport

Votes: 6

82. Mama Runs Wild (1937)

Approved | 67 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

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Suburban Paradise Park becomes a heaven for social-minded Mrs. Alice Summers (Mary Boland), when she accidentally causes the apprehension of two bank robbers after walking into the bank ... See full summary »

Director: Ralph Staub | Stars: Mary Boland, Ernest Truex, William Henry, Lynne Roberts

83. Reported Missing (1937)

63 min | Thriller

6.8
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A gang is sabotaging planes so that when they crash, the corpses can be robbed.

Director: Milton Carruth | Stars: William Gargan, Jean Rogers, Dick Purcell, Hobart Cavanaugh

Votes: 18

84. Goodyear Playhouse (1951–1957)
Episode: Four Meetings (1952)

Drama

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Director: Delbert Mann | Stars: John Baragrey, Dora Clement, Leora Dana, Paul Lawrence

85. The Chevrolet Tele-Theatre (1948–1950)
Episode: Highly Recommended (1950)

Drama

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Stars: Dora Clement, Francis Compton, Mary Wickes

86. The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (1948–1956)
Episode: Sense and Sensibility (1950)

Drama

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Sisters left poor by the death of the family matriarch search for suitable husbands in Georgian England.

Director: Delbert Mann | Stars: John Baragrey, Cloris Leachman, Madge Evans, Jeanne Bates

87. The Chevrolet Tele-Theatre (1948–1950)
Episode: The Unguarded Moment (1949)

Drama

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Stars: Louis Beachner, Valerie Bettis, Dora Clement, Paul Lukas

88. The Clock (1949–1952)
Episode: Who Is This Man? (1950)

Drama, Mystery

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Director: Laurence Schwab Jr. | Stars: Dora Clement, Dean Harens, Elizabeth Ross, Larry Semon