|Bad Girl 1931 N/R, 90 min.|
Director: Frank Borzage
Cast: Sally Eilers, James Dunn, Minna Gombell, Frank Darien, Paul Fix, William Pawley, Frank Austin, Sarah Padden, Irving Bacon, Louis Natheaux, Claude King, Edward Hearn, Lorin Raker, Billy Watson, Jesse De Vorska
Dot Haley (Sally Eilers) meets radio store clerk Eddie (James Dunn), and soon Dot becomes pregnant. They have many misunderstandings, but they marry, and now Eddie must find a way to provide for Dot. He takes on many part-time jobs and even moonlights as a prizefighter. But, when their baby is born, misunderstandings are resolved, and they live happily ever after. Frank Borzage won an Academy Award as Best Director and the film was nominated for Best Picture.
|International Crime 1938 N/R, 62 min.|
Genre: Mystery / Drama
Director: Charles Lamont
Cast: Rod La Rocque, Astrid Allwyn, Thomas E. Jackson, Oscar O'Shea, Wilhelm von Brincken, William Pawley, Walter Bonn, Peter Potter, Lou Hearn, Tenen Holtz, John St. Polis, Jack Baxley, Lloyd Whitlock, Paul Panzer, Harry C. Bradley
Based on the popular radio show, "The Shadow"–but without the ability to "cloud men's minds"–this film follows Lamont Cranston (Rod La Rocque), a radio and newspaper reporter, as he solves the murder of a banker. Cranston suspects that there is more to the case than a simple robbery and, with help from his assistant Phoebe Lane (Astrid Allwyn), follows a trail that leads to a gang of saboteurs involved in an international banking scam.
|Rough Riders' Round-Up 1939 N/R, 55 min.|
Director: Joseph Kane
Cast: Roy Rogers, Lynne Roberts, Raymond Hatton, Eddie Acuff, George Meeker, Glenn Strange, Duncan Renaldo, William Pawley, Dorothy Sebastian, George Chesebro, Guy Usher, Hank Bell, Jim Corey, I. Stanford Jolley, Chris-Pin Martin
Back from fighting in the Spanish American War, Rough Riders–Roy (Roy Rogers), Rusty (Raymond Hatton), and Tommy (Eddie Acuff)–find jobs as members of the Border Patrol. Arizona Jack (William Pawley) runs an operation in which his outlaws rob stages and prospectors, after which they take their stolen property south of the border into Mexico. Roy, Rusty, and Tommy are assigned to guard a shipment of gold and to detain runaway Dorothy Blair (Lynne Roberts). They fail in both assignments. Tommy is killed by Arizona Jack, and his outlaws take Dorothy captive. Roy and Rusty are also soon captured by the outlaws. But, Dorothy escapes, rescues Roy and Rusty, and they put an end to Arizona Jack's illegal activities.
|San Quentin 1937 N/R, 70 min.|
Director: Lloyd Bacon
Cast: Pat O'Brien, Humphrey Bogart, Ann Sheridan, Barton MacLane, Marc Lawrence, Joe Sawyer, Veda Ann Borg, Joe King, Garry Owen, Raymond Hatton, James Robbins, Gordon Oliver, Emmett Vogan, Ernie Adams, William Pawley
Former Army Captain Stephen Jameson (Pat O'Brien) is hired by San Quentin prison to bring military order to the rowdy yard. Meanwhile, he falls for May (Ann Sheridan) but keeps his occupation a secret from her when she tells him that her brother Joe "Red" Kennedy (Humphrey Bogart) is a prisoner at San Quentin. When "Red" learns about the romance from stoolie "Sailor Boy" Hansen (Joe Sawyer), he plots his escape. It works, and he appears at May's apartment and shoots at and wounds Jameson–only to be gunned down on his way to surrender.
|Speak Easily 1932 N/R, 80 min.|
Director: Edward Sedgwick
Cast: Buster Keaton, Jimmy Durante, Ruth Selwyn, Thelma Todd, Hedda Hopper, William Pawley, Sidney Toler, Lawrence Grant, Henry Armetta, Edward Brophy, DeWitt Jenninsg, Oscar Apfel, Sidney Bracey, Fred Kelsey, Inez Palange
Professor Timoleon Zanders Post (Buster Keaton) has inherited a fortune and decides to enjoy life when he meets and falls in love with a dancer, Eleanor Espere (Thelma Todd). So, he buys her show–including the piano player Jimmy Dodge (Jimmy Durante)–and plans to bring it to Broadway. But, does he have the ability to carry off his plan?
|Yellow Ticket 1931 N/R, 81 min.|
Director: Raoul Walsh
Cast: Elissa Landi, Laurence Olivier, Lionel Barrymore, Walter Byron, Sarah Padden, Mischa Auer, Boris Karloff, Rita La Roy, Edwin Maxwell, Frederick Burt, Arnold Korff, William Pawley, John St. Polis, Harry Tenbrook, Harry Semels
Russian society before the Revolution is the setting for this film about a young Jewish woman (Elissa Landi) who is forced into prostitution. She meets and falls in love with a British newsman (Laurence Olivier), and the two endanger themselves as they work for justice.
|Young America 1932 N/R, 71 min.|
Director: Frank Borzage
Cast: Spencer Tracy, Tommy Conlon, Doris Kenyon, Ralph Bellamy, Beryl Mercer, Louise Beavers, Raymond Borzage, Robert Homans, Sarah Padden, Anne Shirley, Jane Darwell, William Pawley, Betty Jane Graham, Lee Phelps, Eddie Sturgis
Orphaned Arthur Simpson (Tom Conlon) and his friend Nutty ( try to steal medicine for Nutty's grandmother and find bandits at the Jfack Doray's (Spencer Tracy) drugstore. It takes his role of preventing a robbery to allow Arthur to gain a place of respect among his friends, relatives, and community.
|1. Bad Girl (1931)|
2. International Crime (1938)
3. Rough Riders' Round-Up (1939)
4. San Quentin (1937)
5. Speak Easily (1932)
6. Yellow Ticket (1931)
7. Young America (1932)
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