Tag Archives: Frederick De Cordova
Here Come the Nelsons (1952) Frederick De Cordova, Ozzie Nelson, Harriet Nelson, David Nelson, Comedy
The Desert Hawk (1950) Frederick De Cordova, Yvonne De Carlo, Richard Greene, Jackie Gleason, Action, Adventure
That Way with Women (1947) Frederick De Cordova, Dane Clark, Martha Vickers, Sydney Greenstreet, Comedy
For the Love of Mary (1948) Frederick De Cordova, Deanna Durbin, Edmond O’Brien, Don Taylor, Comedy, Romance
The Gal Who Took the West (1949) Frederick De Cordova, Yvonne De Carlo, Charles Coburn, Scott Brady, Comedy, Western
As Lt. Jed Sayre struggles to prevent pre-Civil War tensions and a racist commanding officer from triggering war between the U.S. Cavalry and Navajo Indians, he finds his efforts are being undermined by the machinations of Confederate sympathizers.
Single father Bob Holcomb, dissatisfied with his daughter JoJo’s choice of partner, seizes an unexpected opportunity to bring her on a trip to Sweden in order for her to forget all thoughts on marriage. Confronted with liberal Swedish morals, he finds out that marriage might not be too bad an idea after all.
Buccaneer’s Girl (1950) Frederick De Cordova, Yvonne De Carlo, Philip Friend, Robert Douglas, Action, Adventure, Comedy
Robin Hood-like pirate Baptiste takes only the ships of rich but wicked trader Narbonne. Fun loving Debbie, a passenger from his latest prize, stows away on the pirate ship and falls for the pirate; later, having become a New Orleans entertainer, she meets his alter ego, who’s engaged to the governor’s daughter. Sea battles and land rescues follow in lighthearted style.
Love and Learn (1947) Frederick De Cordova, Jack Carson, Robert Hutton, Martha Vickers, Comedy, Music
Jack Carson and Robert Hutton make a curious but copacetic comedy duo in the Warner Bros. musical Love and Learn. The stars are cast as Jingles and Bob, a pair of would-be songwriters hoping to get a break on Broadway. Along comes Barbara Wyngate (Martha Vickers), a wealthy young woman who hopes to make it on her own in the Big Apple.