|Judge Priest 1934 N/R, 79 min.|
Genre: Comedy / Drama / Romance
Director: John Ford
Cast: Will Rogers, Tom Brown, Anita Louise, Henry B. Walthall, Stepin Fetchit, Hattie McDaniel, Rochelle Hudson, David Landau, Berton Churchill, Charley Grapewin, Roger Imhof, Frank Melton, Brenda Fowler, Francis Ford, Grace Goodall
This film adaptation of Irvin S. Cobb's short stories features Will Rogers as the down-home Judge Priest who rules wisely over both his courtroom and his family affairs. Another good John Ford movie.
|The Shining Hour 1938 N/R, 80 min.|
Genre: Drama / Romance
Director: Frank Borzage
Cast: Joan Crawford, Margaret Sullavan, Robert Young, Melvyn Douglas, Fay Bainter, Allyn Joslyn, Hattie McDaniel, Frank Albertson, Oscar O'Shea, Frank Puglia, Harry Barris, Charles Coleman, Grace Goodall, Bess Flowers, Grace Hayle
A conservative farmer, Henry Linden (Melvyn Douglas), marries showgirl Olivia Riley (Joan Crawford), and problems develop when he introduces her to his family.
|The Singing Vagabond 1936 N/R, 55 min.|
Director: Carl Pierson
Cast: Gene Autry, Smiley Burnette, Ann Rutherford, Barbara Pepper, Frank LaRue, Chief Thundercloud, Niles Welch, Grace Goodall, Henry Roquemore, Allan Sears, Celia McCanon, Robinson Neeman, Marion O'Connell, Marie Quillan, Elaine Shepherd
The lovely young lady, Lettie Morgan (Ann Rutherford), has run away from home, joins a troupe of showgirls, and heads for California. The girls are attacked, but Captain Tex Autry comes to their rescue. Despite problems from outlaws Buck LaCrosse (Warner Richmond) and Utah Joe (Allan Sears), the wagon train continues on to California with Tex close behind.
|Steamboat Round the Bend 1935 N/R, 90 min.|
Genre: Drama / Comedy / Romance
Director: John Ford
Cast: Will Rogers, Anne Shirley, Irvin S. Cobb, Eugene Pallette, Raymond Hatton, Stepin Fetchit, John McGuire, Berton Churchill, Francis Ford, Roger Imhof, Hobart Bosworth, Grace Goodall, William "Billy" Benedict, Fred Kohler Jr., John Lester Johnson
Fleety Belle (Anne Shirley) falls for Doctor John Pearly (Will Rogers), owner of a steamboat, whose goal is to win a great steamboat race that becomes the exciting climax for this film. Rogers died in a plane crash in Alaska before this film was released.
|1. Judge Priest (1934)|
2. The Shining Hour (1938)
3. The Singing Vagabond (1936)
4. Steamboat Round the Bend (1935)
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