A typical Francis vehicle of the time was Women are Like That, in which the star is cast as businesswoman Claire King Read More »
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The Klondike gold strike of 1897 inspires fortune-seekers to head for Alaska. Read More »
A house husband (way before his time) stows away on the pleasure cruise he practically dares his successful businesswoman wife to go on. Read More »
Anna Plummer (Alice Moore), daughter of a Canadian farmer, secretly marries against her father’s will. Read More »
Beau Geste (1926) Herbert Brenon, Ronald Colman, Neil Hamilton, Ralph Forbes, Action, Adventure, Drama
Michael “Beau” Geste leaves England in disgrace and joins the infamous French Foreign Legion. He is reunited with his two brothers in North Africa, where they face greater danger from their own sadistic commander than from the rebellious Arabs.
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An airplane carrying three Brits–Major Crespin, his wife Lucille, and Dr. Trahern–crash lands in the kingdom of Rukh. The Rajah holds them prisoner because the British are about to execute his three half-brothers in neighboring India. His subjects believe that their Green Goddess has given them the lives of the three Brits as payment for the lives of the Rajah’s brothers. They will execute them when the brothers are executed. Trahern and the Crespins must figure a way to use the Rajah’s radio to call India for help.
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