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A psychopathic criminal with a mother complex makes a daring break from prison and leads his old gang in a chemical plant payroll heist. Shortly after the plan takes place, events take a crazy turn Dir: Raoul Walsh With: James Cagney, Virginia Mayo, Edmond O'Brien Crime | Drama | Film-Noir 114 mins.
Mutiny on the Bounty
Fletcher Christian successfully leads a revolt against the ruthless Captain Bligh on the HMS Bounty. However, Bligh returns one year later, hell bent on avenging his captors. Dir: Frank Lloyd With: Charles Laughton, Clark Gable, Franchot Tone Adventure | Drama | History 132 mins.
Angels with Dirty Faces
A priest tries to stop a gangster from corrupting a group of street kids. Dir: Michael Curtiz With: James Cagney, Pat O'Brien, Humphrey Bogart Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 97 mins.
One, Two, Three
Comedy about Coca-Cola's man in West Berlin, who may be fired if he can't keep his American boss's daughter from marrying a Communist. Dir: Billy Wilder With: James Cagney, Horst Buchholz, Pamela Tiffin Comedy 115 mins.
Comedy-drama about life on a not particularly important ship of the US Navy during WW2. Dir: John Ford, Mervyn LeRoy With: Henry Fonda, James Cagney, William Powell Comedy | Drama | War 123 mins.
The Public Enemy
A young hoodlum rises up through the ranks of the Chicago underworld, even as a gangster's accidental death threatens to spark a bloody mob war. Dir: William A. Wellman With: James Cagney, Jean Harlow, Edward Woods Crime | Drama 83 mins.
Yankee Doodle Dandy
A film of the life of the renowned musical composer, playwright, actor, dancer and singer George M. Cohan. Dir: Michael Curtiz With: James Cagney, Joan Leslie, Walter Huston Biography | Drama | Musical 126 mins.
The Roaring Twenties
Three men attempt to make a living in Prohibitionist America after returning home from fighting together in World War I. Dir: Raoul Walsh With: James Cagney, Humphrey Bogart, Priscilla Lane Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 106 mins.
A young black pianist becomes embroiled in the lives of an upper-class white family set among the racial tensions, infidelity, violence, and other nostalgic events in early 1900s New York City. Dir: Milos Forman With: James Cagney, Elizabeth McGovern, Howard E. Rollins Jr. Drama 155 mins.
Chester Kent struggles against time, romance, and a rival's spy to produce spectacular live "prologues" for movie houses. Dir: Lloyd Bacon With: James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Ruby Keeler Comedy | Musical | Romance 104 mins.
Love Me or Leave Me
A fictionalized account of the career of jazz singer Ruth Etting and her tempestuous marriage to gangster Marty Snyder, who helped propel her to stardom. Dir: Charles Vidor With: Doris Day, James Cagney, Cameron Mitchell Biography | Drama | Music | Romance United States-PASSED 122 mins.
It's the early days of the F.B.I. - federal agents working for the Department of Justice. Though they've got limited powers... Dir: William Keighley With: James Cagney, Margaret Lindsay, Ann Dvorak Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 85 mins.
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Theseus, Duke of Athens, is going to marry Hyppolyta, Queen of the Amazons. Demetrius is engaged with Hermia... Dir: William Dieterle, Max Reinhardt With: James Cagney, Dick Powell, Ian Hunter Comedy | Fantasy | Romance 133 mins.
The Strawberry Blonde
Quick-tempered but likable Biff grimes falls big for beautiful Virginia Brush, but he's not the only young man in the neighborhood who's smitten. Dir: Raoul Walsh With: James Cagney, Olivia de Havilland, Rita Hayworth Comedy | Romance 99 mins.
13 Rue Madeleine
When spy chief Bob Sharkey finds out one of his agents-in-training is actually a Nazi double agent, his strategic decision not to arrest him results in tragedy. Dir: Henry Hathaway With: James Cagney, Annabella, Richard Conte Action | Adventure | Drama | Thriller | War 95 mins.
Each Dawn I Die
Although innocent, reporter Frank Ross is found guilty of murder and is sent to jail. While his friends... Dir: William Keighley With: James Cagney, George Raft, Jane Bryan Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 92 mins.
The Bride Came C.O.D.
A financially-strapped charter pilot hires himself to an oil tycoon to kidnap his madcap daughter and prevent her from marrying a vapid band leader. Dir: William Keighley With: James Cagney, Bette Davis, Stuart Erwin Comedy | Romance 92 mins.
Man of a Thousand Faces
The life and career of vaudevillian and silent screen horror star Lon Chaney, his contentious relationship with his neurotic wife, and his premature death. Dir: Joseph Pevney With: James Cagney, Dorothy Malone, Jane Greer Biography | Drama 122 mins.
City for Conquest
Cagney is Danny Kenny, a truck driver who enters "the fight game" and Sheridan plays his girlfriend... Dir: Anatole Litvak With: James Cagney, Ann Sheridan, Frank Craven Crime | Drama | Music 104 mins.
The Oklahoma Kid
McCord's gang robs the stage carrying money to pay Indians for their land, and the notorious outlaw... Dir: Lloyd Bacon With: James Cagney, Humphrey Bogart, Rosemary Lane History | Western 85 mins.
Blood on the Sun
A dedicated American reporter in 1930's Japan, is determined to expose that government's plan for world domination. Dir: Frank Lloyd With: James Cagney, Sylvia Sidney, Porter Hall Drama | Romance | Thriller | War 98 mins.
The Fighting 69th
Although loudmouthed braggart Jerry Plunkett alienates his comrades and officers, Father Duffy, the regimental chaplain, has faith that he'll prove himself in the end. Dir: William Keighley With: James Cagney, Pat O'Brien, George Brent Action | Adventure | Biography | Drama | History | War United States-PASSED 90 mins.
Immigrant Greek barber has uncommon skills in playing poker and soon rises in the seedy world of illegal gambling, but pretty blondes remain his Achilles' heel. Dir: Alfred E. Green With: Edward G. Robinson, James Cagney, Evalyn Knapp Crime | Drama 81 mins.
A former gangster makes it big in Hollywood, but his old life catches up with him. Dir: Roy Del Ruth With: James Cagney, Mae Clarke, Margaret Lindsay Comedy | Crime 76 mins.
The Seven Little Foys
After the young wife of vaudevillian Eddie Foy passes away, he incorporates their seven children into the act and takes it on the road. Dir: Melville Shavelson With: Bob Hope, Milly Vitale, George Tobias Biography | Comedy | Drama | Family | Musical 93 mins.
Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye
Starting with a violent prison break, clever, ruthless Ralph Cotter corrupts everyone around him. Dir: Gordon Douglas With: James Cagney, Barbara Payton, Helena Carter Crime | Film-Noir | Thriller 102 mins.
(1952 TV Series)
A daily live broadcast provides current domestic and international news, weather reports and interviews with news-makers from the worlds of politics, business, media, entertainment and sports. With: Katie Couric, Matt Lauer, Natalie Morales News | Talk-Show 240 mins.
Jimmy the Gent
An unpolished racketeer, whose racket is finding heirs for unclaimed fortunes, affects ethics and tea-drinking manners to win back the sweetheart who now works for his seemingly upright competitor. Dir: Michael Curtiz With: James Cagney, Bette Davis, Allen Jenkins Comedy | Crime | Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 67 mins.
Tribute to a Bad Man
With no law within 200 miles horse rancher Jeremy Rodak runs his spread with an iron hand and deals with rustlers even more ruthlessly. Dir: Robert Wise With: James Cagney, Don Dubbins, Stephen McNally Drama | Romance | Western 95 mins.
Ex-convict Danny Kean decides to become honest as a photographer for a paper. He falls in love with Patricia... Dir: Lloyd Bacon With: James Cagney, Ralph Bellamy, Patricia Ellis Drama | Crime 77 mins.
The Mayor of Hell
Five members of a teen-age gang, including leader Jimmy Smith, are sent to the State Reformatory, presided... Dir: Archie Mayo With: James Cagney, Madge Evans, Arthur Byron Crime | Drama | Romance 90 mins.
Captains of the Clouds
Inspired by Churcill's Dunkirk speech, brash, undisciplined bush pilot Brian MacLean and three friends enlist in the RCAF but are deemed too old to be fliers. Dir: Michael Curtiz With: James Cagney, Dennis Morgan, Brenda Marshall Action | Drama | War 114 mins.
Plagued by revolutionaries that harass his plantation in a banana republic, fruit company exec Steve Case rehires former nemesis Nick Butler to restore order and profits. Dir: William Keighley With: James Cagney, Ann Sheridan, Pat O'Brien Action | Adventure | Comedy 88 mins.
What Price Glory
In 1918 France, Captain Flagg commands a disreputable company of Marines; his new top sergeant is his old friendly enemy... Dir: John Ford With: James Cagney, Corinne Calvet, Dan Dailey Comedy | Drama | Musical | Romance | War 111 mins.
The Gallant Hours
A semi-documentary dramatization of five weeks in the life of Vice Admiral William F. "Bull" Halsey... Dir: Robert Montgomery With: James Cagney, Dennis Weaver, Ward Costello Biography | Drama | War 115 mins.
The West Point Story
A Broadway director helps the West Point cadets put on a show, aided by two lovely ladies and assorted complications. Dir: Roy Del Ruth With: James Cagney, Virginia Mayo, Doris Day Comedy | Music 107 mins.
Adventures of a cocky con man and his glamorous accomplice. Dir: Roy Del Ruth With: James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Louis Calhern Comedy | Crime | Drama | Romance 79 mins.
Shake Hands with the Devil
In the 1920's Ireland, IRA members are being lead by the war mongering Dr. Sean Lenihan, as they fight oppressive British forces. Dir: Michael Anderson With: James Cagney, Don Murray, Dana Wynter Action | Drama | History 111 mins.
The Time of Your Life
A wide variety of persons come into Nick's Pacific Street Saloon, some to ask for work and others just to pass the time. Dir: H.C. Potter With: James Cagney, William Bendix, Wayne Morris Comedy | Drama 109 mins.
What's My Line?
(1950 TV Series)
Four panelists must determine guests' occupations - and, in the case of famous guests, while blindfolded, their identity - by asking only "yes" or "no" questions. Dir: Paul Alter, Frank Satenstein With: John Daly, Arlene Francis, Bennett Cerf Comedy | Family | Game-Show 30 mins.
Independent cab drivers struggling against a taxi company consortium find a leader in Matt Nolan. Dir: Roy Del Ruth With: James Cagney, Loretta Young, George E. Stone Crime | Drama | Romance 69 mins.
Other Men's Women
Events take an unhappy turn for two Bill and Jack, two locomotive engineers, after Bill is attracted to his best friend's wife. Dir: William A. Wellman With: Grant Withers, Mary Astor, Regis Toomey Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 71 mins.
Run for Cover
Odd little Western that gets off to a snappy start when a man (Matt Dow) is mistaken as a train robber... Dir: Nicholas Ray With: James Cagney, Viveca Lindfors, John Derek Western 93 mins.
Good Morning America
(1975 TV Series)
ABC's "Good Morning America" presents the News and Information Source of the day's topics and journalism... Dir: Dan Funk, Katerina Monemvassitis With: Lara Spencer, Ginger Zee, Bianna Golodryga News | Talk-Show 120 mins.
The Crowd Roars
Famous motor-racing champion Joe Greer returns to his hometown to compete in a local race. He discovers... Dir: Howard Hawks With: James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Ann Dvorak Drama | Action 85 mins.
The adventures of an investigator (Cagney) for the Bureau of Weights and Measures. Dir: John G. Blystone With: James Cagney, Mae Clarke, James Burke Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery 75 mins.
Here Comes the Navy
A cocky guy joins the Navy for the wrong reason but finds romance and twice is cited for heroism. Dir: Lloyd Bacon With: James Cagney, Pat O'Brien, Gloria Stuart Comedy | Drama | Romance | War 87 mins.
These Wilder Years
Middleaged man tries to find a son that was given to an orphanage many years ago. Dir: Roy Rowland With: James Cagney, Barbara Stanwyck, Walter Pidgeon Drama 91 mins.
The Ed Sullivan Show
(1948 TV Series)
The classic prime time variety show most famous for its vaudeville acts and its rock music performances. Dir: Kenneth Whelan With: Ed Sullivan, Johnny Wayne, Frank Shuster Comedy | Music 60 mins.
The Doorway to Hell
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... Dir: Archie Mayo With: Lew Ayres, James Cagney, Charles Judels Crime | Drama United States-PASSED 78 mins.
Something to Sing About
A New York bandleader journeys to Hollywood when he is offered a contract with a studio, but he is determined to do things his way and not theirs. Dir: Victor Schertzinger With: James Cagney, Evelyn Daw, William Frawley Comedy | Musical 93 mins.
War veteran pilots Dizzy Davis, Texas Clark and Jake Lee are working in an airline. Dizzy is fooling... Dir: Howard Hawks With: James Cagney, Pat O'Brien, June Travis Adventure | Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 95 mins.
Boy Meets Girl
Two lazy screenwriters need a story for the studio's cowboy star. A studio waitress turns out to be pregnant... Dir: Lloyd Bacon With: James Cagney, Pat O'Brien, Marie Wilson Comedy 86 mins.
A Lion Is in the Streets
A charismatic peddler from the bayous finds his true calling in politics. Is he a demagogue in the making? Dir: Raoul Walsh With: James Cagney, Barbara Hale, Anne Francis Drama 88 mins.
Hard to Handle
Small time con artist Lefty Merrill has co-organized a crooked dance marathon and set-up his girlfriend to win the prize money... Dir: Mervyn LeRoy With: James Cagney, Mary Brian, Allen Jenkins Comedy | Romance 78 mins.
The Irish in Us
The family consists of Pat, the cop, Mike the fireman, Danny the boxing promoter and Ma. Pat wants Danny to get a real job... Dir: Lloyd Bacon With: James Cagney, Pat O'Brien, Olivia de Havilland Comedy 84 mins.
(1971 TV Series)
Talk show with celebrity guests. With: Michael Parkinson, Billy Connolly, Barry Humphries Comedy | Music | Talk-Show 50 mins.
After a roustabout sailer avoids being shanghaied in 1852 San Francisco, his audacity helps him to arise to a position of power in the vice industry of the infamous Barbary Coast. Dir: Lloyd Bacon With: James Cagney, Margaret Lindsay, Ricardo Cortez Adventure | Romance 77 mins.
Winner Take All
Young boxer Jim Kane, resting at a New Mexico "health ranch," meets and falls for Peggy Harmon, former nightclub table singer... Dir: Roy Del Ruth With: James Cagney, Marian Nixon, Guy Kibbee Drama 66 mins.
He Was Her Man
Dan Curly sends two hitmen to kill double-crossing Flicker Hayes, who retreats to a small village with ex-prostitute Rose to hide. Dir: Lloyd Bacon With: James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Victor Jory Crime | Drama | Romance 70 mins.
Ma Delano (La Verne) runs a boardwalk penny arcade, living upstairs with her sons (Cagney and Gallagher) and daughter (Knapp)... Dir: John G. Adolfi With: Grant Withers, Lucille La Verne, Warren Hymer Crime | Romance United States-PASSED 60 mins.
Come Fill the Cup
Alcoholic newspaperman Lew Marsh hits bottom, loses his job and is rehabilitated by Charley Dolan. After... Dir: Gordon Douglas With: James Cagney, Phyllis Thaxter, Raymond Massey Drama 113 mins.
The St. Louis Kid
Trucker Eddie Kennedy gets involved with the law when he has an car accident with Ann Reid and knocks the owner of a dairy out... Dir: Ray Enright With: James Cagney, Patricia Ellis, Allen Jenkins Drama | Romance 67 mins.
Air Force fliers Rick Williams and Mike Nolan attempt to meet film star Nell Wayne, with whom Rick shares a hometown but not much else... Dir: Roy Del Ruth With: Doris Day, Gordon MacRae, Virginia Mayo Musical 103 mins.
Devil Dogs of the Air
Dir: Lloyd Bacon With: James Cagney, Pat O'Brien, Margaret Lindsay Action | Drama | Comedy | Romance 85 mins.
Johnny Come Lately
Dir: William K. Howard With: James Cagney, Grace George, Marjorie Main Drama 97 mins.
A millionaire automaker retires upon the advice of his doctor, but becomes so bored he buys half interest in a gas station and works it on the sly. Dir: John G. Adolfi With: George Arliss, Florence Arliss, David Manners Drama | Comedy 80 mins.
Show-Business at War
A multi-studio effort to show the newsreel audience the progress of the Hollywood war effort. Dir: Louis De Rochemont With: Carole Lombard, Walt Disney, John Ford Documentary 17 mins.
You, John Jones!
(1943 Short Film)
John Jones' daughter is rehearsing the Gettysburg Address in preparation for a school elocution when he is called away by an air raid alarm... Dir: Mervyn LeRoy With: James Cagney, Ann Sothern, Margaret O'Brien Drama | War 11 mins.
Night of 100 Stars
(1982 TV Special)
All-star variety special celebrating the centennial of the Actors' Fund of America. Dir: Clark Jones With: Jane Alexander, Peter Allen, Steve Allen Comedy | Family | Music 180 mins.
Never Steal Anything Small
Jake MacIllaney will do just about anything to win the presidential election of longshoreman union Local 26... Dir: Charles Lederer With: James Cagney, Shirley Jones, Roger Smith Musical 94 mins.
This Is Your Life
(1952 TV Series)
Each week, an unsuspecting celebrity would be lured by some ruse to a location near the studio. The... With: Ralph Edwards, Jack Benny, Penny Singleton Biography | Family | Reality-TV 30 mins.
Terrible Joe Moran
(1984 TV Movie)
A wheelchair-bound, former boxer deals with his long estranged granddaughter whom is seeking financial help for her writing career and helping her loser boyfriend get out of debt with the local mob. Dir: Joseph Sargent With: James Cagney, Art Carney, Ellen Barkin Drama 120 mins.
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to James Cagney
Actor James Cagney receives the Second Annual AFI Lifetime Achievment Award as co-workers pay tribute and clips from his films are shown. Dir: Bill Foster With: James Cagney, Frank Sinatra, Mae Clarke Documentary 75 mins.
During the Civil War, a Confederate spy takes a job as marshal of a small western town as a cover for his espionage activities... Dir: Lesley Selander With: Howard Keel, Yvonne De Carlo, John Ireland Western 87 mins.
Short Cut to Hell
A professional hitman is hired by a friend to commit two murders. His friend pays him off in what turns out to be stolen money... Dir: James Cagney With: William Bishop, Robert Ivers, Georgann Johnson Crime | Drama | Film-Noir 89 mins.
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Fred Astaire
A Lifetime Achievement Award is presented to dancer Fred Astaire by the AFI featuring highlights from his films and reminiscences from his co-workers. Dir: Marty Pasetta With: Fred Astaire, David Niven, Mikhail Baryshnikov Documentary | Music 120 mins.
A Dream Comes True
One of the most well attended, exciting and energy driven Hollywood premiers within recent memory is for the film A Midsummer Night's Dream... With: Addison Richards, Ross Alexander, Binnie Barnes Documentary 8 mins.
The Bob Hope Show
(1952 TV Series)
With: Bob Hope, Les Brown, Jerry Colonna Comedy | Family 60 mins.
Two starstruck movie fans hire a tour guide and see a plethora of Hollywood stars. Dir: George Sidney With: Joyce Compton, Sally Payne, William 'Billy' Benedict Documentary | Comedy 10 mins.
A Trip Thru a Hollywood Studio
This short first shows the audience the entrances of the major Hollywood studios, then visits the Warner Brothers/First National studio... Dir: Ralph Staub With: William Ray, Arthur Aylesworth, Busby Berkeley Documentary 10 mins.
The Jack Paar Tonight Show
(1957 TV Series)
With: Hugh Downs, Jose Melis, Jack Paar Comedy | Family | Talk-Show 105 mins.
The 31st Annual Academy Awards
(1959 TV Special)
Dir: Alan Handley With: Nick Adams, Buddy Adler, Anna Maria Alberghetti Family 100 mins.
For Auld Lang Syne
James Cagney introduced himself and proceeded to identify the attending guests as they arrived at this benefit function... With: John Barrymore, Freddie Bartholomew, Benny Goodman Orchestra Documentary | Music 7 mins.
(1955 TV Series)
Dir: Leslie Goodwins, Samuel Gallu With: Robert Carson, Robert Shayne, George Conrad History | War 30 mins.
A Backyard Story
Dir: Falk Schultz With: Matt Zemlin, Tyron Watzinger, Cosma Dujat Drama 70 mins.
Robert Montgomery Presents
(1950 TV Series)
Hollywood actor-director-producer Robert Montgomery introduced each telecast, sometimes interviewing... With: Robert Montgomery, John Newland, Vaughn Taylor Drama 60 mins.
Breakdowns of 1936
(1936 Short Film)
With: Ross Alexander, Humphrey Bogart, George Brent Comedy 9 mins.
Screen Snapshots Series 16, No. 1
Viewers are provided a visit to Ken Maynard's private circus; Bette Davis poses for her portrait; Frank McHugh plays with his children; a visit to the West Side Tennis Club affords glimpses of many stars. Dir: Ralph Staub With: Virginia Bruce, James Cagney, Lili Damita Documentary United States-PASSED 10 mins.
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts
(1980 TV Special)
Dir: Don Mischer With: Lauren Bacall, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Leonard Bernstein Music
The 28th Annual Academy Awards
(1956 TV Special)
Dir: George Seaton, Bill Bennington With: Claudette Colbert, Jerry Lewis, Joseph L. Mankiewicz Family
How I Play Golf by Bobby Jones No. 11: 'Practice Shots'
(1931 Short Film)
Golf expert Bobby Jones arrives on the golf course to join actors James Cagney, Anthony Bushell, Donald Cook... Dir: George Marshall With: Bobby Jones, O.B. Keeler, Percy Ikerd Comedy | Sport 11 mins.
Hollywood's Diamond Jubilee
(1978 TV Movie)
Dir: Robert Scheerer With: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Raquel Welch, Chevy Chase History | Music 120 mins.
(1952 TV Series)
With: Jack Haley, Gigi Perreau, Ruth Hussey 30 mins.
The Ballad of Smokey the Bear
(1966 TV Movie)
Dir: Larry Roemer With: James Cagney, Barry Pearl 60 mins.
James Cagney: That Yankee Doodle Dandy
Documentary about the actor James Cagney with interviews with him, Donald O'Connor and Pat O'Brian. Dir: Richard Schickel With: James Cagney, Treat Williams, Milos Forman Documentary | Biography 71 mins.
Things You Never See on the Screen
(1935 Short Film)
With: Robert Armstrong, Johnny Arthur, Busby Berkeley Comedy 10 mins.
Documentary short film revealing the replacement of Coast Guardsmen on domestic shore duty by women from the Coast Guard's women's detachment, the SPARS, during World War II. Dir: Garson Kanin With: James Cagney, Ginger Rogers Documentary | War 10 mins.
The Road to the Wall
A brief summary on Comumunism, its origins with Marx, passing through two world wars which leads all the way to the Berlin Wall. Oscar nominated documentary narrated by James Cagney. With: James Cagney Documentary 33 mins.
(1955 TV Series)
Episode: The Lonely Watch (1958) The admiral of the fleet has to balance his duty with his personal needs after his son is seriously injured in a mine explosion and transfered to his ship to receive treatment. Dir: Samuel Gallu With: James Cagney, Robert Crosson, Clint Eastwood History | War 30 mins.