Texas ranch teenager (Withers) is sent to school in San Antonio where she learns to get along with others. Read More »
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The Soldier and the Lady (1937) George Nichols Jr., Anton Walbrook, Elizabeth Allan, Akim Tamiroff, Adventure, History, Romance, War
Based on a story by Jules Verne and featuring battle footage from a French film version of the tale Read More »
The Witness Chair (1936) George Nichols Jr., Ann Harding, Walter Abel, Douglass Dumbrille, Drama, Romance
Late one night, secretary Paula Young (Ann Harding) leaves the office of her boss, Stanley Whittaker (Douglas Dumbrille, locking the door and taking the stairs to avoid being seen by the elevator operator (Frank Jenks). Read More »
M’liss Smith, the wildcat daughter of Washoe Smith, lives a lively life in the small town founded by her father, a broken miner. Read More »
Chatterbox (1936) George Nichols Jr., Anne Shirley, Phillips Holmes, Edward Ellis, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Jenny has always been fascinated with the stage, especially since her mother was a famous actress. Read More »
Army Girl (1938) George Nichols Jr., Madge Evans, Preston Foster, James Gleason, Action, Comedy, Drama
A young captain hoping to replace the U.S. Army’s horses with mechanized vehicles faces court-martial after his commanding officer, who’s opposed to modern changes, is killed. Read More »
Finishing School (1934) George Nichols Jr., Frances Dee, Billie Burke, Ginger Rogers, Drama, Romance
Virginia Radcliff, a remarkably unspoiled but naive rich-kid, finds herself at a swank girls’ school where everything appears prim and proper, but the motto is essentially “Don’t Get Caught.” On a surreptitious field trip to the city (engineered by “Pony”), Virginia meets Ralph, a struggling lower/middle-class med student who delivers room service at a hotel at night. They fall in love, much to the outrage of the school’s headmistress (Beulah Bondi) and the embarrassment of her otherwise indifferent mother.
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Anne of Green Gables (1934) George Nichols Jr., Anne Shirley, Tom Brown, O.P. Heggie, Comedy, Drama, Family
Anne Shirley, an orphan, is adopted by farmer Matthew Cuthbert and his sister Marilla, who were expecting a boy to help with their farm work. However, they accept Anne, who quickly endears herself to them and to the local villagers.
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