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Alec Craig

  • Mar 30, 1884 - Jun 25, 1945 (age 61)
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2009
The Rules of Film Noir
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MovieAug 22, 2009

The Rules of Film Noir

Documentary that shows the …
Documentary that shows the characteristic traits of film noir and their historical context.
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1945
Alec Craig
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Alec Craig

Alec Craig passed away.
1944
Dangerous Passage
MovieDec 18, 1944

Dangerous Passage

While living in Central America, Joe Beck receives word that his …
While living in Central America, Joe Beck receives word that his grandfather has passed away and left him $200,000. Beck prepares to travel to Galveston, Texas to claim his inheritance, with the important papers that he will need. When he is assaulted soon afterward, he changes plans and takes a ship leaving that night. Also on board is Nita, who herself seems to be in a hurry to leave port. Beck receives a number of veiled threats and warnings, and then is almost killed by an accident on deck. Beck soon realizes that he is facing two serious problems: an attempt to defraud him of his inheritance, and another plan to stop him from finding out what the ship's crew is up to.
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National Velvet
MovieDec 14, 1944

National Velvet

Mi Taylor was a young wanderer and opportunist whose father …
Mi Taylor was a young wanderer and opportunist whose father had given him "all the roads in the Kingdom" to travel. One of the roads, and a notation in his father's journal, leads him to the quiet English country-side home of the Brown family. The youngest daughter, Velvet, has a passion for horses and when she wins the spirited steed Pie in a town lottery, Mi is encouraged to train the horse for the Grand National - England's greatest racing event.
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Mystery of the River Boat
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MovieOct 24, 1944

Mystery of the River Boat

"The Mystery of the …
"The Mystery of the Riverboat" while ending each chapter with a cliffhanger is more episodic in nature than the usual Universal serial and somewhat similar to Universal's 1934 "Tailspin ...
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Bonnie Lassie
MovieOct 6, 1944

Bonnie Lassie

Bonnie Lassie released.
Jungle Woman
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MovieJun 1, 1944

Jungle Woman

Paula the ape woman (Acquanetta) is alive and well, and running …
Paula the ape woman (Acquanetta) is alive and well, and running around a creepy old sanitarium run by the kindly Dr. Fletcher (J. Carrol Naish), also reverting to her true gorilla form ...
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Career Girl
MovieJan 11, 1944

Career Girl

Thelma Mason, Sue Collins, Polly, Glenda Benton and Ann, are …
Thelma Mason, Sue Collins, Polly, Glenda Benton and Ann, are all boarders with Joan Terry at the same professional boarding house. The other girls all come to the conclusion that Joan has the "real goods" and makings of a big star, so they and the landlord, "Pop" Billings pool their funds and form "Talent, Inc." to promote Joan's career. Joan, forgetting her old boy friend in Kansas City, James Blake, is falling in love with Steve Dexter but James shows up and is determined to talk Joan into forgetting her silly ambitions and return to Kansas City as his wife. Meanwhile, Glenda reads a script that Sue has written and realizes it is a "grand" vehicle for Joan', and Glenda convinces two producers to produce the show. James comes along and buys them out, intending to close the show and force Joan to marry him and return to Kansas City.
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1943
Calling Dr. Death
MovieDec 17, 1943

Calling Dr. Death

Losing his memories of the last few days, neurologist Dr. Steele …
Losing his memories of the last few days, neurologist Dr. Steele is told that his wife has been brutally murdered. Steele, aware of his conniving wife's infidelity, believes he may have been the killer and enlists the aid of his pretty nurse Stella to hypnotize him into recovering his lost memories.
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The Spider Woman
MovieDec 10, 1943

The Spider Woman

Sherlock Holmes takes on a case that the press has dubbed …
Sherlock Holmes takes on a case that the press has dubbed the pajama suicides. Eminent men are going to bed in the safety of their own homes, with everything seemingly being normal, only to commit suicide in the night. Holmes fakes his own death in the hopes of giving him a freer hand in the investigation and is convinced that a woman, a female Moriarty as he describes her, is behind the deaths. The dead men were all eminent and very wealthy. He impersonates a wealthy retired Indian military officer in the hope of drawing out the woman and he soon meets Adrea Spedding but she quickly sees through his disguise and proves herself to be the challenge Holmes predicted she would be. She is a worthy adversary and soon traps him setting him up in a carnival shooting gallery that seems to assure his death.
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Northern Pursuit
MovieNov 13, 1943

Northern Pursuit

Canadian Mountie Steve Wagner captures a German Luftwaffe …
Canadian Mountie Steve Wagner captures a German Luftwaffe officer on a spy mission, who later escapes from the prison camp. To catch the spy ring, the Mounties employ a ruse so that the spies, believing Steve to be sympathetic, enlist him in their plans.
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Lassie Come Home
MovieOct 7, 1943

Lassie Come Home

Hard times came for Carraclough family and they are forced to …
Hard times came for Carraclough family and they are forced to sell their dog to the rich Duke of Rudling. However, Lassie, the dog, is unwilling to leave the young Carraclough boy and sets out on the long and dangerous journey in order to rejoin him.
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Forever and a Day
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MovieJan 21, 1943

Forever and a Day

During World War II, an American travels to Britain to sell an …
During World War II, an American travels to Britain to sell an old house near London that belongs to his family. However, he meets Leslie Trimble who lives in the house and who is resolutely against the sale. While they spend the night in an air-raid shelter she tells him the story of the building from its construction in 1804 until the present.
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1942
Life Begins at Eight-Thirty
MovieDec 9, 1942

Life Begins at Eight-Thirty

Kathy lives in a cramped …
Kathy lives in a cramped New York flat with her father Madden Thomas, a celebrated actor brought down by drink. Lame from an early age and feeling trapped with her father in her small world, Kathy is delighted to meet fellow tenant Robert. When Madden is offered the lead in a new King Lear and Robert lands a composing job in Hollywood, better times seem for a while to beckon.
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Tennessee Johnson
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MovieDec 1, 1942

Tennessee Johnson

Tennessee Johnson is a 1942 American film about Andrew …
Tennessee Johnson is a 1942 American film about Andrew Johnson, the 17th president of the United States, released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was directed by William Dieterle and written by Milton Gunzburg, Alvin Meyers, John Balderston, and Wells Root.
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Wrecking Crew
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MovieNov 7, 1942

Wrecking Crew

Follows a crew as they work under a deadline set by their boss …
Follows a crew as they work under a deadline set by their boss to complete the demolition of a building. Touches on the lives of several of the crew in their lives away from the job and ...
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Orchestra Wives
MovieSep 4, 1942

Orchestra Wives

Connie Ward is in seventh heaven when Gene Morrison's band …
Connie Ward is in seventh heaven when Gene Morrison's band rolls into town. She is swept off her feet by trumpeter Bill Abbot. After marrying him, she joins the bands tour and learns about life as an orchestra wife, weathering the catty attacks of the other band wives.
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Wildcat
MovieSep 3, 1942

Wildcat

Johnny Maverick and his friend Chicopee Nevins are headed …
Johnny Maverick and his friend Chicopee Nevins are headed the small town of Antril Bend, hoping to strike it rich in the oil business. They do find oil, but that proves the beginning of their problems. Maverick winds up hiring a dishonest foreman, then has to contend with con men trying to take over his oil well.
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The Mad Martindales
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MovieMay 15, 1942

The Mad Martindales

In 1900, the Martindale family is in dire straits, due to eccentric …
In 1900, the Martindale family is in dire straits, due to eccentric Hugo's spendthrift ways. His daughter Evelyn Martindale is proposed to by rich Peter Varney, but she loves the poor Julio. But younger sister Kathy plots to save the day, not realizing that father Hugo has plans of his own underway.
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The Night Before the Divorce
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MovieMar 6, 1942

The Night Before the Divorce

George Nordyke is married …
George Nordyke is married to Lynn, the perfect wife, but is unhappy about it; his wife is so competent that poor George's masculine ego never gets exercised. But along comes a spider with a...
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1941
Three Girls About Town
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MovieOct 23, 1941

Three Girls About Town

Faith and Hope Banner, …
Faith and Hope Banner, sisters, are "convention hostesses" in a hotel. A body is discovered next door as the magician's convention is leaving and the mortician's convention is arriving, and the sisters, with help from manager Wilburforce Puddle, try to hide it. Complicating matters, Hope's boyfriend, Tommy, is a newspaper reporter in the hotel covering some labor negotiations, and youngest sister Charity arrives and has her eye on Tommy.
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Shining Victory
MovieMay 30, 1941

Shining Victory

In a Scottish sanitarium, a brilliant research psychiatrist works …
In a Scottish sanitarium, a brilliant research psychiatrist works on a treatment for dementia precox. He falls for his altruistic female lab assistant and they begin a passionate tragic relationship.
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Barnacle Bill
MovieApr 7, 1941

Barnacle Bill

A grumpy old fisherman tries to avoid marriage, contend with …
A grumpy old fisherman tries to avoid marriage, contend with a daughter he never knew he had and scuttle the attempts of landlubbers who want to rob him of his seagiong livelihood, while the locals try to reform him.
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1940
I'm Still Alive
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MovieSep 20, 1940

I'm Still Alive

Steve Bennett is a daring flier who crashes airplanes for the …
Steve Bennett is a daring flier who crashes airplanes for the movies, and Laura Marley is an arrogant movie star who is transformed into a very likable woman when she marries Steve. But she, fearing for his life, at her insistence Steve abandons his risky profession and seeks a less-hazardous livelihood...but can't find one. And since he's not the type to depend on his wife to support him, their marriage goes aground.
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Stranger on the Third Floor
MovieAug 16, 1940

Stranger on the Third Floor

Rising reporter Michael Ward …
Rising reporter Michael Ward is the key witness in the murder trial of young Joe Briggs, who is convicted on circumstantial evidence while swearing innocence. Michael's girl Jane believes in Joe and blames Michael, who (in a remarkable sequence) dreams he is himself convicted of murdering his nosy neighbor. Will his dream come true before Jane can find the real murderer?
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The Sea Hawk
MovieAug 10, 1940

The Sea Hawk

Geoffrey Thorpe, a buccaneer, is hired by Queen Elizabeth I to …
Geoffrey Thorpe, a buccaneer, is hired by Queen Elizabeth I to nag the Spanish Armada. The Armada is waiting for the attack on England and Thorpe surprises them with attacks on their galleons where he shows his skills on the sword.
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Golden Gloves
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MovieAug 2, 1940

Golden Gloves

Bill Crane, an up and coming honest boxer, runs afoul of …
Bill Crane, an up and coming honest boxer, runs afoul of Taggerty and his fellow racketeers by fighting fair. They set out to ruin Crane but with the support of his girl Mary and newspaperman Matson the pugilist stands up to the mob.
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Tom Brown's School Days
MovieJun 27, 1940

Tom Brown's School Days

Thomas Arnold is hired to be …
Thomas Arnold is hired to be the new headmaster at Rugby, whose students have acquired a reputation for being wild, disruptive, and dishonest. He institutes strict disciplinary policies, and expels numerous boys as a result. Many of the teachers, trustees, and parents turn against him. Squire Brown, his most vocal supporter, decides to send his own son Tom to Rugby as a demonstration of confidence. Tom soon learns that the school is plagued by bullies, and he is frequently targeted by them. He and the other boys are hindered, though, by an unwritten understanding that none of them will ever report the misdeeds of another to the authorities.
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Phantom Raiders
MovieJun 7, 1940

Phantom Raiders

An insurance company tasks Carter and Beeswax to Panama as …
An insurance company tasks Carter and Beeswax to Panama as cargo ships are mysteriously exploding and sending their valuable cargoes to the bottom with all hands.
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Three Cheers for the Irish
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MovieMar 9, 1940

Three Cheers for the Irish

Peter Casey has been with …
Peter Casey has been with the New York City police department for 25 years. He's totally surprised when he's asked to retire on his 25th anniversary with the force. He's even more ...
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Abe Lincoln in Illinois
MovieJan 22, 1940

Abe Lincoln in Illinois

Humble Abraham Lincoln …
Humble Abraham Lincoln gains the respect of his Illinois neighbors, growing in stature and respect until he is elected President in 1860 and departs for Washington.
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1939
Rulers of the Sea
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MovieNov 8, 1939

Rulers of the Sea

Story of the beginnings of the steam-powered engine and …
Story of the beginnings of the steam-powered engine and its use in the first steamship voyage across the Atlantic Ocean.
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They Made Her a Spy
MovieMar 29, 1939

They Made Her a Spy

Irene Eaton offers herself to secret service chief Shaw for …
Irene Eaton offers herself to secret service chief Shaw for undercover work to find the saboteurs causing a rash of explosions, one of which killed her brother. She is accepted (despite having no experience), given a false identity and leads to a cafe, where she quickly learns who some of the underlings are and joins them. One appears to be James Huntley, a photographer she picks up under orders of the chief underling, after he swims ashore from an unknown vessel. However, getting the "big boss" of it all is the object, and after many red herrings he is revealed at the end of the movie, which culminates at the uppermost floor of the Washington Monument.
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1938
Vivacious Lady
MovieMay 10, 1938

Vivacious Lady

Assistant biology professor Peter Morgan falls in love with and …
Assistant biology professor Peter Morgan falls in love with and marries nightclub singer Francey while he is in New York to fetch his wayward cousin home. On returning to the small town university run by his dictatorial and conservative father his courage fails him when he has to announce things. Some of the activities of his new bride do not make it any easier.
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Double Danger
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MovieJan 28, 1938

Double Danger

Robert Crane is a slick jewel thief who also doubles as a …
Robert Crane is a slick jewel thief who also doubles as a novelist writing about a slick-jewel-thief known as 'The Gentleman,' who the police have never been able to catch. Although Police ...
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Crashing Hollywood
MovieJan 7, 1938

Crashing Hollywood

An ex-con, just out of prison, and his wife meet a screen writer …
An ex-con, just out of prison, and his wife meet a screen writer on the train and decide that, since he's writing about crime without knowing much about it, collaborating with him would be ...
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1937
Wise Girl
MovieDec 31, 1937

Wise Girl

Snooty heiress decides to track down her dead sister's kids, …
Snooty heiress decides to track down her dead sister's kids, who are living a Bohemian life with their uncle in Greenwich Village. Once she finds them, she discovers that the Bohemian life is fun and free of the constraints her country-club life places on her. But she decides to take the uncle to court anyway to free him from the kids so he can paint.
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Hideaway
MovieAug 13, 1937

Hideaway

Hideaway is a 1937 American comedy film directed by …
Hideaway is a 1937 American comedy film directed by Richard Rosson. Based on the 1937 play A House in the Country by Melvin Levy, the screenplay was written by J. Robert Bren and Edmund L. Hartmann. Produced and distributed by RKO Radio Pictures, it opened on August 13, 1937. The film stars Fred Stone, Emma Dunn, Marjorie Lord and J. Carroll Naish.
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Super-Sleuth
MovieJul 16, 1937

Super-Sleuth

Super-Sleuth is a 1937 film directed by Ben Stoloff. It was an …
Super-Sleuth is a 1937 film directed by Ben Stoloff. It was an early lead role for Jack Oakie. Super Sleuth was a remade in 1946 as Genius at Work, with comedy team of Wally Brown and Alan Carney.
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Meet the Missus
MovieJun 4, 1937

Meet the Missus

Mrs. Emma Foster of Fosterboro, Ohio loves to enter contests - …
Mrs. Emma Foster of Fosterboro, Ohio loves to enter contests - which she never wins - the time she spends on which is much to the chagrin of her exasperated husband, barber Otis Foster. It ...
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There Goes My Girl
MovieMay 21, 1937

There Goes My Girl

A screwball comedy in the vein of His Girl Friday (1940). Jerry …
A screwball comedy in the vein of His Girl Friday (1940). Jerry and Connie are ace reporters for rival newspapers. They are engaged to be married, but their employers try every trick in the...
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The Woman I Love
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MovieApr 15, 1937

The Woman I Love

In World War I France, a pilot falls in love with the wife of his …
In World War I France, a pilot falls in love with the wife of his friend and superior officer.
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China Passage
MovieMar 12, 1937

China Passage

Tommy Baldwin and Joe Dugan are entrusted to carry a …
Tommy Baldwin and Joe Dugan are entrusted to carry a fabulous diamond. If they succeed, they will be well paid. If they fail, they will be well buried. When they go to pick up the diamond, ...
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1936
Winterset
MovieNov 20, 1936

Winterset

Immigrant radical Bartolomeo Romagna is falsely …
Immigrant radical Bartolomeo Romagna is falsely condemned and executed for a payroll robbery. Years later, his son Mio sets out to find the truth of the crime and to bring to account the ...
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Mary of Scotland
MovieJul 28, 1936

Mary of Scotland

Mary Stuart returns to Scotland to rule as queen, to the chagrin …
Mary Stuart returns to Scotland to rule as queen, to the chagrin of Elizabeth I of England who finds her a dangerous rival. There is much ado over whom Mary shall marry; to her later regret, she picks effete Lord Darnley over the strong but unpopular Earl of Bothwell. A palace coup leads to civil war and house arrest for Mary; she escapes and flees to England, where a worse fate awaits her.
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1935
Mutiny on the Bounty
MovieNov 8, 1935

Mutiny on the Bounty

Mutiny on the Bounty is a 1935 American drama film directed …
Mutiny on the Bounty is a 1935 American drama film directed by Frank Lloyd and starring Charles Laughton and Clark Gable, based on the Charles Nordhoff and James Norman Hall novel Mutiny on the Bounty.
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1884
Alec Craig
BirthMarch 1884

Alec Craig

Alec Craig was born.
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