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Based on the true story of a young Scottish lad, Peter Marshall, who dreams of only going to sea Read More »
Ellie Mae lives on Primrose Hill with her good-hearted and fancy free mother Read More »
Pierre is a young and handsome circus rider whose mother has long tolerated his amorous adventures Read More »
12 million Americans are out of work. Trina is homeless and hungry when Bill takes her under his wing, showing her a squatter’s camp where she can live. Read More »
Heaven with a Barbed Wire Fence (1939) Ricardo Cortez, Jean Rogers, Raymond Walburn, Marjorie Rambeau, Drama
During the Depression, New York City store clerk Joe Riley saves money and buys a piece of land in Arizona. Read More »
Abandoned (1949) Joseph M. Newman, Dennis O’Keefe, Gale Storm, Marjorie Rambeau, Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
An expose of the baby-profiteering racket as told through the story of an unwed-mother. whose family and friends start an investigation as to the whereabouts of her baby. Read More »
Shiftless Jeeter Lester and his family of hillbilly stereotypes live in a rural backwater where their ancestors were once wealthy planters. Their slapstick existence is threatened by a bank’s plans to take over the land for more profitable farming; subplots involve the affairs and marriages of son Dude and daughter Ellie May.
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Karim, a collector of jewels, is one of the richest men in Bombay, which belies his humble beginnings and being poor as little as ten years ago. His wealth was derived from a diamond he received from his jewel merchant father, who was killed by marauding bandits because of the jewels in his possession. Twice, ten years ago, Karim was saved from people who would kill, steal or lie to get the diamond. His two saviors were an Indian holy man, and an American tourist. When Karim and American tourist Janice Darsey meet, it is mutual love at first sight. Their interracial romance has many obstacles to happiness, including the disapproval by Janice’s aunt, with who she is traveling through India. As Karim and Janice begin a courtship against all odds, two people from Karim’s past may ultimately factor into whether it will be happily ever after for Karim and Janice together.
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East of the River (1940) Alfred E. Green, John Garfield, Brenda Marshall, Marjorie Rambeau, Crime, Drama
Troubled youths Joe and Nick Lorenzo grow into very different men: Joe a small-time hoodlum and Nick an honored college graduate. When Nick falls for Joe’s girl Laurie, trouble erupts between the two men and also with the gang that has it in for Joe.
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