William McClure is the villlage doctor in a remote Scottish glen. Read More »
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Henry, the pagan son of a white father and native mother, has inherited land and a store, but he prefers the simple life. Read More »
Mary Fairchild elopes with Dick Mercer and it doesn’t take long for Mary to realize she has made a mistake. Read More »
In a Scottish sanitarium, a brilliant research psychiatrist works on a treatment for dementia precox. Read More »
Challenge to Lassie (1949) Richard Thorpe, Edmund Gwenn, Donald Crisp, Geraldine Brooks, Drama, Family
In Edinburgh in 1860, sheep herder Jock Gray finds a Collie puppy on the loose. When she is unclaimed, he takes her as his own and calls her Lassie. Read More »
Home Town Story (1951) Arthur Pierson, Jeffrey Lynn, Donald Crisp, Marjorie Reynolds, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Blake Washburn blames manufacturer MacFarland for his defeat in the race for re-election to the state legislature. Read More »
The Adventures of Mark Twain (1944) Irving Rapper, Fredric March, Alexis Smith, Donald Crisp, Adventure, Biography, Drama
He was a riverboat pilot, newspaper reporter, penniless prospector, would-be entrepreneur, loving family man, world traveler, pomposity burster and raconteur. Read More »
Mary Rafferty comes from a poor family of steel mill workers in 19th Century Pittsburgh. Read More »
Sinister music maestro Svengali can control the actions of women through hypnotism and his telepathic powers. Read More »
The Navigator (1924) Donald Crisp, Buster Keaton, Kathryn McGuire, Frederick Vroom, Action, Comedy, Romance, Classics
Rollo decides to marry his sweetheart Betsy and sail to Honolulu. When she rejects him he decides to go alone but boards the wrong ship, the “Navigator” owned by Betsy’s father. Unaware of this, Betsy boards the ship to look for her father. whom spies capture before cutting the ship loose. It drifts out to sea with the two socialites each unaware of there being anyone else on board.
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Based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s stories. The exploits of Brigadier Gerard who helps expose Talleyrand, Minister of Foreign Affairs, as a traitor to Napoleon.
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Roberta Morgan is being raised in a wealthy-home where her mother is occupied with her society-club activities and her father is immersed in his business activities. She also feels that the hired help and her governess are against her, and, in her mind, only her father’s confidential secretary-assistant seems to understand her needs and problems. Her incorrigibility leads to her being placed in a boarding school for problem girls. There, the secretary and the head of the school work a plan to win her over by giving her responsibilities for helping the younger girls in the school.
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