American Film Actor

Carroll Nye

  • Oct 04, 1901 - Mar 17, 1974 (age 72)
  • 6' 0" (1.83 m)
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1974
Carroll Nye
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Carroll Nye

Carroll Nye passed away.
1940
The Trail Blazers
MovieNov 11, 1940

The Trail Blazers

The Continental Telegraph Co. is putting a telegraph line to the …
The Continental Telegraph Co. is putting a telegraph line to the town and the fort. They know that the telegraph is needed to stop the activities of the outlaws, but only the outlaws can see the importance of the telegraph. They steal the supply wagons form the boys, which leaves only enough supplies to run a 30 mile line between Fort Dodd and Fort Jackson. But the outlaws attack the camp, killing everyone including Tom and Emily. The boys get more money and a new engineer to build the line between the fort's. This time, they are not going to let the outlaws stop them and they will find the head outlaw.
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1939
Gone with the Wind
MovieDec 15, 1939

Gone with the Wind

Gone with the Wind is a 1939 American epic historical …
Gone with the Wind is a 1939 American epic historical romance film adapted from the 1936 novel by Margaret Mitchell. The film was produced by David O. Selznick of Selznick International Pictures and directed by Victor Fleming. Set in the American South against the backdrop of the American Civil War and the Reconstruction era, the film tells the story of Scarlett O'Hara, the strong-willed daughter of a Georgia plantation owner. It follows her romantic pursuit of Ashley Wilkes, who is married to his cousin, Melanie Hamilton, and her subsequent marriage to Rhett Butler. The leading roles are played by Vivien Leigh (Scarlett), Clark Gable (Rhett), Leslie Howard (Ashley), and Olivia de Havilland (Melanie).
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1938
Safety in Numbers
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MovieMay 30, 1938

Safety in Numbers

Drugstore-owner and town-Mayor John Jones is made the fall …
Drugstore-owner and town-Mayor John Jones is made the fall guy by a trio of swindlers to persuade the townspeople to invest heavily in a fake mineral spring near the town. By accident, his youngest son discovers that the spring is just ordinary water and relays the information to his father in time to pursue the crooks as they attempt a getaway.
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Kentucky Moonshine
MovieMay 20, 1938

Kentucky Moonshine

Tony Martin goes to Kentucky to find talent to boost radio …
Tony Martin goes to Kentucky to find talent to boost radio ratings. There it is learned that the Ritz brothers are really from New York and only pretending to be hillbillies to get on Martin's show.
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Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
MovieMar 18, 1938

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

Rebecca's Uncle Harry …
Rebecca's Uncle Harry leaves her with Aunt Miranda who forbids her to associate with show people. But neighbor Anthony Kent is a talent scout who secretly set it up for her to broadcast.
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1935
Traveling Saleslady
MovieMar 28, 1935

Traveling Saleslady

Angela Twitchell is the daughter of a tooth-paste manufacturer, …
Angela Twitchell is the daughter of a tooth-paste manufacturer, Rufus K. Twitchell, who has monopolized the business for many years that he has grown conservative, and his rivals have begin to cut into his sales. Angela wants to enter the business but he thinks women have no place in a man's world. Inventor, Elmer Niles, tries to interest Mr. Twitchell in his line of toothpaste with various cocktail flavors, but is shown the door. Angela sees the possibilities in the idea; while retaining ownership she licenses it to one of her father's business rivals under the stipulation she will go on the road for a year and sell the product. She steals her father's customers right out from under the nose of her father's best salesman, Pat O,Connor, whom she falls in love with. It's whoopee at night and all-business during the day. Claudette Ruggles, a drug-store owner, also has designs on O'Connor.
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1933
The Wolf Dog
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MovieSep 30, 1933

The Wolf Dog

Frank Courtney is the heir to great wealth, but his guardian …
Frank Courtney is the heir to great wealth, but his guardian Norman Bryan secretly plots to do the boy in and steal the inheritance. Only Frank's friend, radio operator Bob Whitlock, and Frank's wolf-dog stand between him and disaster.
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1932
Temptation's Workshop
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MovieJan 20, 1932

Temptation's Workshop

A wealthy family loses all of …
A wealthy family loses all of its money, but a foreign count who has married into the family helps them out.
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1931
Neck and Neck
MovieNov 4, 1931

Neck and Neck

Neck and Neck released.
The One Way Trail
MovieOct 15, 1931

The One Way Trail

Tim's young brother Terry goes to play poker with honest …
Tim's young brother Terry goes to play poker with honest George Beck. Saloon owner Coldeye says he is Beck and then shoots Terry. Just before he dies, Terry tells Tim that it was Beck that shot him. Tim, a card sharp, gets a job dealing for Beck and plans to ruin him financially and then kill him not knowing he has the wrong man.
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Hell-Bent for Frisco
MovieJul 10, 1931

Hell-Bent for Frisco

San Francisco newspaper reporter Jimmy Gray turns detective …
San Francisco newspaper reporter Jimmy Gray turns detective to bring the killer of the brother of his sweetheart, Ellen Garwood, to justice. His city editor is so confident that he will that he 'holds the presses", and then puts a stuttering man on the re-write-desk telephone.
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The Lawless Woman
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MovieMay 5, 1931

The Lawless Woman

The Lawless Woman released.
King of the Wild
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MovieMar 1, 1931

King of the Wild

Because American soldier-of-fortune Richard Grant is …
Because American soldier-of-fortune Richard Grant is falsely accused in the murder of an Indian nobleman, he disguises himself as an Arab goes to sub Saharan Africa in search of a valuable diamond field. Along the way he meets beautiful Muriel Armitage and searches for her missing brother, Tom, supposedly murdered by the seductive femme fatale Mrs. LaSalle, who's murdered herself. An ocean liner carrying all the principals and the villainous big game hunter Harris catches fire and founders although his cargo of deadly big cats escape to the mainland. Harris is aided by Mustapha, his sinister Arab accomplice and Bimi the Ape Man, a ghastly missing link who obeys his evil master's every command.
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1930
The Lottery Bride
MovieOct 25, 1930

The Lottery Bride

In Oslo, Norway, Jenny (who loves stalwart Chris) enters a …
In Oslo, Norway, Jenny (who loves stalwart Chris) enters a dance marathon to help her embezzler brother out of a jam; her actions cause misunderstanding and Chris flees to a far northern mining camp. In despair, Jenny signs up as a "picture bride" who by tragic irony is promised to Chris's brother Olaf...at that same mining camp. Then Chris's rival Alberto arrives on a polar dirigible expedition. Which brother will join his voyage, perhaps to doom? Very stylized.
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Sons of the Saddle
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MovieAug 3, 1930

Sons of the Saddle

Jim Brandon, foreman of the Wind River Ranch owned by …
Jim Brandon, foreman of the Wind River Ranch owned by Martin Stavnow is in love with "Ronnie", the owner's daughter. Jim is unaware that Harvey, a young cowhand that Jim protects like a brother,also loves the girl, and the shy Jim asks Harvey to speak for him. The heart-broken Harvey joins the rustling gang led by "Red' Slade, who are plotting a raid on the Wind River's herd. Harvey is killed while Jim is trying to rescue him from the gang. The rustling attempt is stopped and Slade takes refuge in a wagon in which "Ronnie" is hiding. Jim and his horse Tarzan rescue her just before the wagon plunges over a cliff with Slade riding to his doom. Tarzan (the horse) is even smarter than usual in this one; he knows when and how to duck bullets.
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1929
The Bishop Murder Case
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MovieDec 31, 1929

The Bishop Murder Case

The murders start with the …
The murders start with the body of Robin. He is found with a arrow through the heart, but Vance deduces that the body was placed and not found where he was killed. The note found dealing with the murder was part of a nursery rhyme and signed by 'Bishop'. The only witness may have been Mrs. Drukker and Adolph, but they are not talking. As the murders progress, each one is accompanied by a nursery rhyme. It is up to Philo Vance to unravel the clues and unmask the identity of the murderer 'Bishop'.
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Madame X
MovieAug 17, 1929

Madame X

Young Raymond Floriot, following in his father Louis Floriot's …
Young Raymond Floriot, following in his father Louis Floriot's professional footsteps, he now France's attorney general, has just passed the bar exam. Raymond's first case, appointed to him by the courts, is a murder case. His pitiful and poor Jane Doe client, who refers to herself only as Madame X, admits to killing the scoundrel of a man named Laroque, but won't disclose why or in turn defend herself in court. Raymond knows nothing of her past, which includes once being a woman of class, married to man of prestige. But that marriage ended because he treated her without love, which resulted in her leaving him for another man, who in turn passed away shortly thereafter. Her first marriage produced a son, who her husband refused to let her see. Her son never knew she was alive, he being told by his father that she died. The consequence of his action left Madame X on a downward path where she never found love. Now, in turn, she hopes her silence will protect the one that she really loves, he who doesn't even know about her selfless sacrifice.
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Light Fingers
MovieJul 29, 1929

Light Fingers

Light Fingers released.
The Girl in the Glass Cage
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MovieJun 23, 1929

The Girl in the Glass Cage

A pretty young cashier at a …
A pretty young cashier at a movie theater has a few problems--a local thug is interested in her and won't leave her alone, and she discovers that her uncle is stealing the box-office receipts.
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The Squall
MovieMay 1, 1929

The Squall

The activities of Nubi (Myrna Loy), a minx-like, Hungarian gypsy …
The activities of Nubi (Myrna Loy), a minx-like, Hungarian gypsy girl who, while on the run from her abusive husband, takes shelter in a farmhouse, where she seduces and holds in thrall all the male members of the family.
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The Devil Bear
MovieFeb 9, 1929

The Devil Bear

The Devil Bear released.
Confession
MovieJan 12, 1929

Confession

Confession is a 1929 American black and white short film …
Confession is a 1929 American black and white short film directed by Lionel Barrymore and starring Robert Ames and Carroll Nye. It is based on a playlet by Kenyon Nicholson.
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1928
Jazzland
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MovieDec 1, 1928

Jazzland

Jazzland released.
Land of the Silver Fox
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MovieOct 18, 1928

Land of the Silver Fox

In his first 'barking talkie", set …
In his first 'barking talkie", set in the far-North in the silver-fox trapping country, Rin-Tin-Tin plays a much-abused dog who is rescued by a young girl and he, in turn, provides protection for this damsel-in-distress. Rinty also has a wife---Nanette the Dog---and seven puppies in this one.
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While the City Sleeps
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MovieSep 15, 1928

While the City Sleeps

A tough New York cop is …
A tough New York cop is determined to bring down a crook who has always managed to provide an alibi for the crimes he's been accused of, even though the detective knows he's guilty of committing them.
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The Perfect Crime
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MovieAug 4, 1928

The Perfect Crime

A police inspector "solves" a crime that, in fact, may not have …
A police inspector "solves" a crime that, in fact, may not have occurred at all.
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Craig's Wife
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MovieJun 12, 1928

Craig's Wife

A cold, calculating woman marries a wealthy man for his money, …
A cold, calculating woman marries a wealthy man for his money, and then uses her position to further her own ambitions for money and power.
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Rinty of the Desert
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MovieApr 21, 1928

Rinty of the Desert

Rinty (Rin-Tin-Tin), a dog of the desert, wanders into a big …
Rinty (Rin-Tin-Tin), a dog of the desert, wanders into a big city and finds many reasons to turn his back on humanity. He is given a home by sweet June Marlow (Audrey Ferris) but he soon finds himself being treated badly by animal trainer Mike Doyle (Paul Panzer). But he saves his mistress from the unwelcome attentions of oily Doyle and then comes to the rescue of June's grandfather ,Pop Marlow (Otto Hoffman), who is being held prisoner by a gang of hooligans.
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Powder My Back
MovieMar 10, 1928

Powder My Back

Rex Hale, a reform mayor, closes the musical comedy "Powder …
Rex Hale, a reform mayor, closes the musical comedy "Powder My Back" because he feels that it is immoral. Indignant, Fritzi Foy, star of the comedy, determines to revenge herself on Hale. Gaining entrance to his home by pretending to be injured in an automobile accident, Fritzi has Claude, her press agent, masquerade as a doctor and advise that she should not be disturbed until she has completely recovered. Hale is enraged, but his son, Jack, falls in love with Fritzi though he is already engaged to Ruth Stevens, an attractive flapper. When she sees that her plan has caused unhappiness for an innocent person, Fritzi dissuades Jack, who returns to his old sweetheart; she ends up with the mayor.
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The Sporting Age
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MovieMar 2, 1928

The Sporting Age

Blinded in a train accident James Driscoll (Holmes Herbert), …
Blinded in a train accident James Driscoll (Holmes Herbert), whose wife, Miriam Driscoll (Belle Bennett), has been having an affair with his young male secretary Phillip Kingston )Carroll Nye), regains his eyesight.He keeps this from his wife, who continues her affair. Finally, he invites his young niece Nancy Driscoll (Josephine Borio) in the hopes she will fall for Philip and vice-versa. His ploy works , James reveals he can see again, and husband and wife are reconciled.
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Helen Lynch
MarriageFebruary 1928

Helen Lynch

Helen Lynch (April 6, 1900 – March 2, 1965) was an American …
Helen Lynch (April 6, 1900 – March 2, 1965) was an American silent film actress.
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A Race for Life
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MovieJan 28, 1928

A Race for Life

Danny O'Shea (Bobby Gordon) runs away from hone with his …
Danny O'Shea (Bobby Gordon) runs away from hone with his pet dog Rinty (Rin-Tin-Tin) and heads for a race track determined to become a famous jockey. Aided by Rinty he is soon riding in a big race.
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1927
Little Mickey Grogan
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MovieDec 27, 1927

Little Mickey Grogan

Little Mickey Grogan is a 1927 American comedy-drama film …
Little Mickey Grogan is a 1927 American comedy-drama film directed by James Leo Meehan and written by Dwight Cummins, Dorothy Yost and Charles Kerr. The film stars Frankie Darro, Lassie Lou Ahern, Jobyna Ralston, Carroll Nye, Eugene Jackson, William Scott and Vadim Uraneff. The film was released on December 27, 1927, by Film Booking Offices of America.
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The Silver Slave
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MovieNov 12, 1927

The Silver Slave

Bernice Randall, who has forsaken the love of her sweetheart, …
Bernice Randall, who has forsaken the love of her sweetheart, Tom Richards, to marry for wealth, turns down Richards' proposal after the death of her husband, and she is denounced by him as a slave to silver. Lavishing the greater part of her fortune on her daughter, Janet, Bernice determines to give her the advantages she herself lacked. Despite her mother's disapproval, Janet scorns the affection of Larry Martin, a life-long friend, after meeting Philip Caldwell, a wealthy sophisticate. Worried over Janet's growing attachment to Philip, Bernice determines to win Caldwell from her daughter, and in a confrontation involving the girl and Richards, now a millionaire, Janet is disillusioned in her mother and Caldwell. Learning of her mother's sacrifice, Janet forgives her and finds happiness with Larry.
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The Girl from Chicago
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MovieOct 19, 1927

The Girl from Chicago

A southern belle from Dixie, …
A southern belle from Dixie, Mary Carlton (Myrna Loy), aided by her police detective lover "Handsome" Joe (Conrad Nagel), outwits and brings to justice the Chicago gangster, "Big Steve" Drummond, who murdered her brother Bob Carlton (Carroll Nye.)
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Death Valley
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MovieSep 1, 1927

Death Valley

A fortunate young man discovers gold and is then threatened …
A fortunate young man discovers gold and is then threatened by a jealous, leering villain.
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The Rose of Kildare
MovieAug 15, 1927

The Rose of Kildare

The Rose of Kildare is a 1927 American silent romance film …
The Rose of Kildare is a 1927 American silent romance film directed by Dallas M. Fitzgerald and starring Helene Chadwick, Pat O'Malley and Henry B. Walthall. An Irish singer arrives at the gold mining town of Kimberley in South Africa, where she encounters a former lover who left Kildare to seek his fortune.
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The Heart of Maryland
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MovieJul 23, 1927

The Heart of Maryland

At the outbreak of the War …
At the outbreak of the War Between the States, Maryland Calvert is loved by Maj. Alan Kendrick, son of a Virginia general, and Capt. Fulton Thorpe. Nancy, whom Thorpe has loved unwisely, follows him to Washington and commits suicide when she learns he will not marry her; as a result, Alan is forced to request his resignation. When Fort Sumter is fired upon, Alan, who admires Lincoln's principles, joins the Union Army though his father is among the Secessionist leaders; as a result, he is estranged from Maryland. Thorpe, who has joined the Confederacy as a spy, is responsible for Alan's arrest, but Maryland victoriously comes to his aid by ringing the alarm bell.
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The Black Diamond Express
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MovieJun 4, 1927

The Black Diamond Express

Dan Foster (Monte Blue), the …
Dan Foster (Monte Blue), the engineer of the Black Diamond Express express train falls in love with Jeanne Harmon (Edna Murphy), whose snobbish, high society mother, Mrs. Harmon (Myrtle ...
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The Brute
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MovieApr 20, 1927

The Brute

Martin Sondes (Monte Blue) is an easy-going cowhand going …
Martin Sondes (Monte Blue) is an easy-going cowhand going up against a shady, saloon owner called "Square Deal" Fenton (Paul Nicholson", whose chief means of making money is befuddling cowpuncher's brains with liquor and then cheating and robbing them of their money.
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What Every Girl Should Know
MovieMar 20, 1927

What Every Girl Should Know

A young girl and her two …
A young girl and her two brothers are sent to a childrens home after their older brother, who is the only one supporting them, winds up in jail.
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1926
Kosher Kitty Kelly
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MovieSep 5, 1926

Kosher Kitty Kelly

Kitty Kelly, her brother Barney, and Mrs. Kelly are neighbors of …
Kitty Kelly, her brother Barney, and Mrs. Kelly are neighbors of Rosie Feinbaum and her mother, who live over the delicatessen of Moses Ginsburg on New York's East Side. Rosie is in love with young Morris Rosen, a hospital intern; Kitty loves Officer Pat Sullivan. With a gang, Barney attempts to hold up Ginsburg, and Officer Pat, pursuing the gang, wounds Barney in the shoulder. Although Kitty pleads with him, Pat places duty above love and takes Barney to a waiting ambulance. En route to the hospital, Kitty is comforted by Morris; Pat and Rosie, believing the other two to be on intimate terms, team up together. Mrs. Kelly is infuriated, and a dispute with the Feinbaums develops into a neighborhood battle. Pat withdraws from the alderman race to assure Barney's parole, the boy sets out to get revenge, and Ginsburg's shop is set afire during a battle; Morris saves Rosie, and Pat saves Kitty. The original lovers are united, along with Ginsburg and Mrs. Feinbaum.
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Her Honor, the Governor
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MovieJul 19, 1926

Her Honor, the Governor

The only son of Gov. Adele …
The only son of Gov. Adele Fenway, Bob, is engaged to Marian Lee, and at a dinner Adele announces her intention of giving them a wedding house. Having refused to support a water power bill endorsed by Jim Dornton, the political boss of the state, the governor is threatened. Through Snipe Collins, Dornton discovers that Adele's deceased husband was previously married and that his first wife claims the divorce was not legal. Confronted with the evidence by Dornton, the governor turns to Richard Palmer for aid, but he is unable to find the divorce papers. Bob goes to the Athletic Club to force Dornton's apology; and Snipe Collins, in a fight with Blake, one of Dornton's men, kills him while he (Collins) is to inform the governor by telephone of Dornton's treachery. Unaware of the act, Bob returns home and is arrested for murder. At the trial Mrs. Fenway makes a plea for his innocence and is unable to pardon him when she is impeached by Dornton's scheming; but Old Lem, having overheard incriminating evidence, brings it to bear against Collins.
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The Impostor
MovieApr 18, 1926

The Impostor

The debauched son of a wealthy family, Dick Gilbert, is forced …
The debauched son of a wealthy family, Dick Gilbert, is forced to raise money to pay off gambling debts and uses a valuable family jewel as security for a loan from Prince Borkoff, but it is stolen by Morris, a gambler. To save face for Dick, his sister Judith determines to recover the gem, and in the guise of Canada Nell, a girl of the streets, she meets Morris, who becomes infatuated with her. She learns that Mrs. Smith, a social climber, has purchased the jewel and (finding that it is stolen) plans to use it to further her position. Judith impersonates herself at a party and retrieves the jewel; through a series of maneuvers she evades capture by De Mornoff, a jewel thief, and returns the jewel to the family safe just before her brother pays off his debt. Bruce Gordon, a reporter, who wishes to reform her, arrives with the police on the tail of the gang; Judith reveals her true identity and accepts the proposal of Gordon.
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The Earth Woman
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MovieApr 4, 1926

The Earth Woman

The Earth Woman is a 1926 American silent drama film …
The Earth Woman is a 1926 American silent drama film directed by Walter Lang. The film is considered to be lost.
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1925
Classified
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MovieOct 11, 1925

Classified

Classified is a 1925 American silent drama film directed by Alfred …
Classified is a 1925 American silent drama film directed by Alfred Santell and produced by and starring Corinne Griffith. It was based on a novel by Edna Ferber and distributed through First National Pictures.
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Three of a Kind
MovieSep 20, 1925

Three of a Kind

After robbing a diamond merchant, Molly seeks refuge at the …
After robbing a diamond merchant, Molly seeks refuge at the country home of "Ma" Dickenson, an elderly lady whom she recently befriended in the city. Discovering that Wetherby, the local banker, and Wadsworth, an oil promoter, are planning to steal the townspeople's savings (including "Ma" Dickenson's), Molly sends for her two cohorts in crime, Spug and Dan, so as to beat Wetherby to the money and return it to the people. Their plan succeeds, and, while robbing the bank, Dan picks up evidence that will incriminate Wetherby. Consequently, when Detective Grogan finds Molly and the money, he believes her story and lets them all go free. Dan and Molly, also Spug and a local girl with whom he has fallen in love, begin a new life in the country.
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1901
Carroll Nye
BirthOctober 1901

Carroll Nye

Carroll Nye was born.
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