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An elderly couple move into an old, supposedly haunted abandoned house. A young girl comes to live with the pair as a companion for the wife. However, soon the girl is possessed by the ... See full summary »
Sisters Ruth and Eileen Sherwood move from Ohio to New York in the hopes of building their careers. Ruth wants to get a job as a writer, while Eileen hopes to succeed on the stage. The two ... See full summary »
A charming and ambitious young man finds many ways to raise himself through the ranks in business and social standing- some honest, some not quite so. If he can just manage to avoid a ... See full summary »
The father of a girl in an orphanage has been writing his daughter, who doesn't remember him, tales of his success in business. Actually, he is impersonating a friend, a handsome gambler. When the father dies, the gambler takes to girl from the orphanage and tells her the truth. But the girl is now a full-grown beauty and complications arise, including those provided by a black-sheep brother. Written by
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The witty dialogue is decidedly more entertaining than the corny plot.
With its echoes of "Little Miss Marker", "Daddy Long Legs" and "Orphan Annie", this is a rather stilted plot on which to hang a lightweight comedy. Nonetheless, it makes for enjoyable enough entertainment, even if a trifle too predictable and over-long. Agreeable playing, competent direction and first-class production values help.
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