|Courage of Lassie 1946 N/R, 92 min.|
Genre: Drama / Adventure
Director: Fred M. Wilcox
Cast: Elizabeth Taylor, Frank Morgan, Tom Drake, Selena Royle, George Cleveland, Harry Davenport, Morris Ankrum, Arthur Walsh, Catherine McLeod, Minor Watson, Mitchell Lewis, Jane Green, David Holt, Bill Wallace, Donald Curtis
Fourteen-year-old Kathie (Elizabeth Taylor) rescues Lassie and trains him to be a sheep dog. When Lassie gets hit by a truck, he is recruited into the K-9 corps and is sent to World War II. Upon his return, Lassie is shell-shocked and goes on a killing spree, but Kathie helps the collie adjust to life at home.
|The Yearling 1946 N/R, 129 min.|
Genre: Family / Drama
Director: Clarence Brown
Cast: Gregory Peck, Jane Wyman, Chill Wills, Forrest Tucker, Claude Jarman Jr., Clem Bevans, June Lockhart, Henry Travers, Margaret Wycherly, Arthur Hohl, Donn Gift, Jane Green, Frank Eldredge, Victor Kilian, George Mann
Penny and Baxter Orry (Jane Wyman and Gregory Peck) and their son Jody (Claude Jarman Jr.) are struggling to make a living as farmers during the post-Civil War era in Florida. Jody needs a friend and chooses to raise a pet fawn. The problem is that the fawn eats their crops, and Jody's parents want him to get rid of the fawn. More problems ensue before Jody has no choice but to kill his beloved fawn. Academy Award nominations included Best Picture, Actor (Gregory Peck), Actress (Jane Wyman), and Director. Claude Jarman Jr. won a Special Oscar for his performance.
|Yolanda and the Thief 1945 N/R, 108 min.|
Genre: Fantasy / Musical / romance
Director: Vincente Minnelli
Cast: Fred Astaire, Lucille Bremer, Frank Morgan, Mildred Natwick, Leon Ames, Mary Nash, Ludwig Stossel, Francis Pierlot, Leon Belasco, Gigi Perreau, Jane Green, Remo Bufano, Charles La Torre, Michael Visaroff, Antonio D'Amore
Con man Johnny Riggs (Fred Astaire) poses as an angel to get his hands on the susceptible Yolanda's (Lucille Bremer) inheritance.
|1. Courage of Lassie (1946)|
2. The Yearling (1946)
3. Yolanda and the Thief (1945)
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