42 titles.

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1. Bud Abbott and Lou Costello in Hollywood (1945) Bud Abbott and Lou Costello in Hollywood (1945)
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When two bumbling barbers act as agents for a talented but unknown singer, they stage a phony murder in order to get him a plum role. Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Frances Rafferty Comedy 83 mins.
2. Miss Grant Takes Richmond (1949) Miss Grant Takes Richmond (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A bookie uses a phony real estate business as a front for his betting parlor. To further keep up the sham... Dir: Lloyd Bacon With: Lucille Ball, William Holden, Janis Carter Comedy 87 mins.
3. That's Entertainment, Part II (1976 Documentary) That's Entertainment, Part II (1976 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Gene Kelly and Fred Astaire present more golden moments from the MGM film library, this time including... Dir: Gene Kelly With: Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Judy Garland Documentary | Family | Musical 133 mins.
4. Born Yesterday (1950) Born Yesterday (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A million dollar Tycoon hires a tutor to teach his lover proper etiquette. Dir: George Cukor With: Judy Holliday, William Holden, Broderick Crawford Comedy | Drama | Romance 103 mins.
5. Lust for Gold (1949) Lust for Gold (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Fortune seeker Barry Storm stumbles onto some clues that may lead him to the fabulous Lost Durchman Mine, but others have tried and been murdered. Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Ida Lupino, Glenn Ford, Gig Young Crime | Western United States-PASSED 90 mins.
6. I Love Trouble (1948) I Love Trouble (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A wealthy man hires a detective to investigate his wife's past. The detective (Franchot Tone) discovers... Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Franchot Tone, Janet Blair, Janis Carter Film-Noir | Mystery 93 mins.
7. Whistling in the Dark (1941) Whistling in the Dark (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Radio crime show host 'The Fox' along with his fiance and ex-girlfriend are kidnapped by a larcenous cult who demand that he help them plan a perfect murder. Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Red Skelton, Conrad Veidt, Ann Rutherford Comedy | Mystery United States-PASSED 78 mins.
8. Father Is a Bachelor (1950) Father Is a Bachelor (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Dir: Abby Berlin, Norman Foster With: William Holden, Coleen Gray, Mary Jane Saunders Comedy | Family 83 mins.
9. The Fuller Brush Man (1948) The Fuller Brush Man (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Poor Red Jones gets fired from every job he tries. His fiance gives him one last chance to make good when he becomes a Fuller Brush man... Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Red Skelton, Janet Blair, Don McGuire Action | Adventure | Comedy | Crime | Romance 93 mins.
10. These Glamour Girls (1939) These Glamour Girls (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A drunken college student invites a dance hostess to the big college dance and then forgets he asked her... Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Lew Ayres, Lana Turner, Tom Brown Comedy | Drama 79 mins.
11. Son of Lassie (1945) Son of Lassie (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Laddie (Son of Lassie !) and his master are trapped in Norway during WW2 - has he inherited his mothers famous courage ? Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Peter Lawford, Donald Crisp, June Lockhart Drama | Family 102 mins.
12. Rio Rita (1942) Rio Rita (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Doc and Wishey run into some Nazi-agents, who want to smuggle bombs into the USA from a Mexican border hotel. Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Kathryn Grayson Comedy | Music | Musical | Romance 91 mins.
13. Shockproof (1949) Shockproof (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Jenny Marsh, still dangerously attractive after 5 years in prison for killing a man in defense of her shady lover Harry... Dir: Douglas Sirk With: Cornel Wilde, Patricia Knight, John Baragrey Crime | Drama | Film-Noir 79 mins.
14. Grand Central Murder (1942) Grand Central Murder (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A convict being escorted in for retrial escapes at Grand Central and threatens his old girlfriend on the phone... Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Van Heflin, Patricia Dane, Cecilia Parker Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery 73 mins.
15. Song of the Open Road (1944) Song of the Open Road (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Child film star Jane Powell, fed up with her every move being stage managed by her stage mother, runs away and joins the U.S... Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Edgar Bergen, Charlie McCarthy, Bonita Granville Comedy | Musical 93 mins.
16. The Good Humor Man (1950) The Good Humor Man (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Biff Jones is a driver/salesman for the Good Humor ice-cream company. He hopes to marry his girl Margie... Dir: Lloyd Bacon With: Jack Carson, Lola Albright, Jean Wallace Adventure | Comedy | Crime 80 mins.
17. Whistling in Brooklyn (1943) Whistling in Brooklyn (1943)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Radio crime show host "The Fox" finds himself on the trail of a serial killer while a suspect himself. Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Red Skelton, Ann Rutherford, Jean Rogers Comedy | Crime | Mystery | Romance 87 mins.
18. The Fuller Brush Girl (1950) The Fuller Brush Girl (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Scatterbrained Sally Elliott gets a job as a Fuller brush girl and, as expected, her attempts at selling cosmetics door-to-door are disastrous... Dir: Lloyd Bacon With: Lucille Ball, Eddie Albert, Carl Benton Reid Comedy 85 mins.
19. Salute to the Marines (1943) Salute to the Marines (1943)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Wallace Beery, Fay Bainter, Reginald Owen Comedy | Drama | War 101 mins.
20. Dancing Co-Ed (1939) Dancing Co-Ed (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Right before the dancing Tobius' ought to film a new production, his wife tells Freddy Tobius that she's pregnant... Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Lana Turner, Richard Carlson, Artie Shaw and His Orchestra Comedy | Romance 84 mins.
21. Bad Bascomb (1946) Bad Bascomb (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
It's just after the civil war when the elderly outlaw Bascomb and his gang try to rob a bank. They run into a trap as officers are waiting in ambush... Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Wallace Beery, Margaret O'Brien, Marjorie Main Western 112 mins.
22. Her Husband's Affairs (1947) Her Husband's Affairs (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A scientist invents a formula that removes old, thinning hair and replaces it with thick, new hair. Complications ensue. Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Lucille Ball, Franchot Tone, Edward Everett Horton Comedy | Sci-Fi 84 mins.
23. Dulcy (1940) Dulcy (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
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. Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Ann Sothern, Ian Hunter, Roland Young Comedy 73 mins.
24. Two Girls on Broadway (1940) Two Girls on Broadway (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Eddie sells his song to a Broadway producer and also lands a job dancing in the musical. He sends for... Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Lana Turner, Joan Blondell, George Murphy Musical | Romance 73 mins.
25. Whistling in Dixie (1942) Whistling in Dixie (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Radio sleuth Wally "The Fox" Benton forgoes his honeymoon to help his wife's old friend solve a murder and hunt for Civil War gold inside a spooky mansion and fort. Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Red Skelton, Ann Rutherford, George Bancroft Comedy | Mystery | Crime 74 mins.
26. Four Girls in White (1939) Four Girls in White (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Florence Rice, Una Merkel, Ann Rutherford Comedy | Drama 73 mins.
27. A Girl with Ideas (1937) A Girl with Ideas (1937)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A rich banker's zany daughter gains control of a large newspaper. Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Wendy Barrie, Walter Pidgeon, Kent Taylor Comedy | Drama 70 mins.
28. The Bugle Sounds (1942) The Bugle Sounds (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Wallace Beery, Marjorie Main, Lewis Stone Drama | War 102 mins.
29. The Thrill of Brazil (1946) The Thrill of Brazil (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Steve, revue producer in Rio de Janeiro, is still in love with his ex-wife Vicki, his star Linda is in love with Steve and Tito is in love with Linda... Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Evelyn Keyes, Keenan Wynn, Ann Miller Musical 91 mins.
30. The Road to Reno (1938) The Road to Reno (1938)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Randolph Scott, Hope Hampton, Glenda Farrell Comedy 72 mins.
31. Tish (1942) Tish (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Letitia "Tish" Carberry, an eccentric New England spinster, lives with her nephew, Charlie Sands, and her two cronies... Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Marjorie Main, Zasu Pitts, Aline MacMahon Comedy | Drama 84 mins.
32. Spring Madness (1938) Spring Madness (1938)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
A young college man and his best friend both vie for the affections of the same woman while on their Spring Break vacation. Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Maureen O'Sullivan, Lew Ayres, Ruth Hussey Comedy | Romance 67 mins.
33. The Cockeyed Miracle (1946) The Cockeyed Miracle (1946)
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Man returns from heaven to make up for financial errors he made that caused harm to his family. Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Frank Morgan, Keenan Wynn, Cecil Kellaway Fantasy | Comedy 81 mins.
34. Keeping Company (1940) Keeping Company (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Frank Morgan, Ann Rutherford, John Shelton Drama 80 mins.
35. Sporting Blood (1940) Sporting Blood (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Myles Vanders feuds with hardnosed stable owner Davis Lockwood. Myles takes revenge by romancing and marrying Lockwood's daughter Linda... Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Robert Young, Maureen O'Sullivan, Lewis Stone Drama 82 mins.
36. Washington Melodrama (1941) Washington Melodrama (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Frank Morgan, Ann Rutherford, Kent Taylor Drama 80 mins.
37. The Kid from Texas (1939) The Kid from Texas (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A loud-mouthed Texas cowpuncher tries his hand at polo finding himself at odds with high society and trying to save a floundering Wild West show. Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Dennis O'Keefe, Florence Rice, John Hubbard Comedy | Romance | Western 71 mins.
38. The Crime of Doctor Hallet (1938) The Crime of Doctor Hallet (1938)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Doctor in jungle works on cure for fever. Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Ralph Bellamy, Josephine Hutchinson, William Gargan Drama 68 mins.
39. Meet the Stars #2: Baby Stars (1941 Documentary) Meet the Stars #2: Baby Stars (1941 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Eight directors and eighteen former Wampas stars act as judges in choosing 1941's crop of future stars... Dir: Harriet Parsons With: Harriet Parsons, Julie Bishop, Sally Blane Documentary 10 mins.
40. The Nurse from Brooklyn (1938) The Nurse from Brooklyn (1938)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
A nurse's younger brother is caught in a shootout between a criminal gang and the police, and he is shot and killed... Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Sally Eilers, Paul Kelly, Larry J. Blake Drama 65 mins.
41. Prescription for Romance (1937) Prescription for Romance (1937)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Wendy Barrie, Kent Taylor, Frank Jenks Romance | Comedy 70 mins.
42. Hollywood Screen Test (1937 Short Film) Hollywood Screen Test (1937 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Dir: S. Sylvan Simon With: Kay Hughes, Cesar Romero, S. Sylvan Simon 20 mins.
42 titles.