1955
The Phil Silvers Show
TV ShowSep 20, 1955

The Phil Silvers Show

The Phil Silvers Show, …
The Phil Silvers Show, originally titled You'll Never Get Rich, is a sitcom which ran on CBS from 1955 to 1959. A pilot called "Audition Show" was made in 1955, but never broadcast. 143 other episodes were broadcast – all half-an-hour long except for a 1959 one-hour live special. The series starred Phil Silvers as Master Sergeant Ernest G. Bilko of the United States Army.
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1953
You Are There
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TV ShowFeb 1, 1953

You Are There

Walter Cronkite hosted the reenactments of historical …
Walter Cronkite hosted the reenactments of historical events. Shows included "The Landing of the Hindenburg", "The Salem Witchcraft Trials", "The Gettysburg Address", "The Fall of Troy", and "The Scuttling of the Graf Spee".
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1950
Robert Montgomery Presents
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TV ShowJan 30, 1950

Robert Montgomery Presents

Robert Montgomery …
Robert Montgomery Presents is an American dramatic television series which was produced by NBC from January 30, 1950, until June 24, 1957. The live show had several sponsors during its seven-year run, and the title was altered to feature the sponsor, usually Lucky Strike cigarettes, for example, Robert Montgomery Presents Your Lucky Strike Theater, ....The Johnson's Wax Program, and so on.
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1949
The Big Story
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TV ShowSep 16, 1949

The Big Story

The Big Story is an American radio and television crime drama …
The Big Story is an American radio and television crime drama which dramatized the true stories of real-life newspaper reporters. The only continuing character was the narrator, Bob Sloane.
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1948
Studio One
TV ShowNov 7, 1948

Studio One

Studio One is an American radio anthology drama series that …
Studio One is an American radio anthology drama series that was also adapted to television. It was created in 1947 by Canadian director Fletcher Markle, who came to CBS from the CBC. It aired under several variant titles: Studio One in Hollywood, Studio One Summer Theatre, Westinghouse Studio One and Westinghouse Summer Theatre.
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Mary Lou
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MovieJan 23, 1948

Mary Lou

Airline hostess Ann Parker is fired for being undignified when …
Airline hostess Ann Parker is fired for being undignified when she sang to calm the passengers during a storm. Mike Connors, publicity man for Frankie Carle's orchestra, invites her to try out as the band's vocalist since the regular singer, Mary Lou, had just quit the band on the eve of an engagement at a swanky New York night club. Encouraged by her boyfriend, Steve Roberts, Ann lands the job and assumes the name of "Mary Lou", a trademark almost for Frankie Carle singers. But the departed Mary Lou shows up and threatens to sue if she is not rehired. Ann returns to her former job. Meanwhile, Steve locates the woman who was the original Mary Lou with the band, and urges Mike to keep the current Mary Lou off the bandstand until he can return with Ann.
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1947
Road to the Big House
MovieDec 13, 1947

Road to the Big House

In 1929, middle-class bank …
In 1929, middle-class bank clerk Eddie Clark, unhappy with his lot in life and jealous of prosperous George Bates, an ex-suitor of his loyal wife Agnes, steals $200,000 from his bank, with intentions of he and Agnes being in Mexico before the theft is discovered. Agnes tries to persuade him to return the money to no avail. He is caught and sent to prison without revealing the hidden location of the loot, figuring to get it and live in luxury when his ten-year term is over. His case has received much publicity and nearly every inmate in the prison attempts to wrest the information from him. Gangsters on the outside arrange with convicts Clyde Sutter and Butch McQuinn to get the secret from him. Agnes, who has taken a waitress job in a nearby city, is also trying to find the money with the intention of returning it and getting Eddie a reduced sentence. Sutter's plan is to involve Eddie in a prison break and turn him over to the gangsters on the outside. Butch is shot during the break, and Eddie is the only one to escape. He meets Agnes in an old warehouse but she has been trailed by gangsters Kelvin and Benson. They beat him up but his life is saved by the arrival of the state police. He is returned to prison with an additional five years added to his sentence. He is released in 1947 and makes his way to the money's hiding place - a cemetery plot he had bought in 1929.
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Little Miss Broadway
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MovieJun 19, 1947

Little Miss Broadway

Judy Gibson Jean Porter), upon leaving finishing school, goes …
Judy Gibson Jean Porter), upon leaving finishing school, goes to meet her relatives, whom she believes to be wealthy and socially prominent. Actually, there are penniless Broadway characters and, in order to avoid Judy learning the truth, they take possession of a Long Island mansion owned by a thief presently doing time in Sing Sing. Judy arrives with her fiancé Dick Nichols (John Shelton) and his father, an industrialist who tries to sell worthless stock to Judy's family in order to bolster his shaky financial status. They give him $200,000, part of the stashed loot they found belonging to the home-owner thief. The latter escapes from prison. Complications arise. Jerry Wald (Jerry Wald) and his band provide music for Jean Porter's singing, and pert-'n-pretty Porter, as usual, carries the show.
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Wild Country
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MovieJan 17, 1947

Wild Country

Caxton has broken out of prison and Eddie has been sent to …
Caxton has broken out of prison and Eddie has been sent to bring him in. Caxton is known by the polka dot band on his hat and Eddie has Soapy wear one like it. This gets Soapy arrested as soon as he rides into town but it leads Eddie to Varney and he realizes Varney will lead him to Caxton.
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1946
Partners in Time
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MovieApr 4, 1946

Partners in Time

Squire Skimp has a new plan to swindle the people of Pine …
Squire Skimp has a new plan to swindle the people of Pine Ridge. However, Lum has something more important on his mind. He has to tell a young engaged couple on the verge of breaking up the story of how the Jot 'em Down store first started (through flashbacks). Based on characters from the popular "Lum and Abner" radio program of the time.
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1945
Identity Unknown
MovieApr 2, 1945

Identity Unknown

A soldier survives a bombing in which his three fellow …
A soldier survives a bombing in which his three fellow soldiers were killed. When he recovers he discovers he has amnesia, and since his companions' bodies were burned beyond recognition, ...
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The Man Who Walked Alone
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MovieMar 15, 1945

The Man Who Walked Alone

A hitch-hiking stranger …
A hitch-hiking stranger manages a lift from a young woman into the town he's destined for, and she's from. Both land up in jail, twice, as the small town and its leading family slowly unravel the in-plain-sight mystery behind this man.
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There Goes Kelly
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MovieFeb 16, 1945

There Goes Kelly

Two young men working as pages at a radio station try to get an …
Two young men working as pages at a radio station try to get an audition for a girl they know who wants to be a singer. When the station's star singer is murdered, they decide to solve the crime themselves.
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Her Lucky Night
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MovieFeb 9, 1945

Her Lucky Night

A fortune teller predicts Connie (Martha O'Driscoll) will find …
A fortune teller predicts Connie (Martha O'Driscoll) will find her true love sitting next to her in a move theatre. Conne buys two tickets on an aisle and tosses one of them away...and hopes for the best.
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1944
Oh, What a Night
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MovieSep 2, 1944

Oh, What a Night

A man is keeping a secret from his young niece: he's an …
A man is keeping a secret from his young niece: he's an international jewel thief.
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Black Magic
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MovieAug 19, 1944

Black Magic

Black Magic, later retitled Meeting at Midnight for television, is a …
Black Magic, later retitled Meeting at Midnight for television, is a 1944 mystery film directed by Phil Rosen and starring Sidney Toler as Charlie Chan. It was the third Charlie Chan film made by Toler at Monogram Pictures.
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1943
Here Comes Kelly
MovieSep 10, 1943

Here Comes Kelly

Because of his hot, often-flaring temper, Jimmy Kelly loses …
Because of his hot, often-flaring temper, Jimmy Kelly loses another job, much to the disappointment of his mother and the disgust of his fiancée, Margie. Margie is a secretary for lawyer L. Herbert Oakley, who advises Jimmy to study law, but that doesn't last long. His friend, Sammy Cohen gets him a job with him as a process server. He serves a summons on a night club dancer, Carmencita, who says she owes a bill because she had a fight with her sweetheart - one L. Herbert Oakley. The district attorney delegates Jimmy and Sammy to serve subpoenas on a "Trixie Belle," who turns out to be a formidable gangster, plus one on a mysterious "Mr.7". Trixie holds Jimmy a prisoner in an apartment, but gets drunk and reveals that Oakley is Mr. 7, the leader of an oil-swindle operation. Sammy helps Jimmy escape and they learn that Oakley is about to leave for Montreal, and is taking Margiue with him. Jimmy rescues Margie and serves the summons on Oakley. Just before he and Margie are to be married the next day, Jimmy receives a notice from the draft board demanding his appearance that afternoon. As he departs, his mother assures Margie that, since Jimmy never held a job more than two months, the war will soon be over.
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Sarong Girl
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MovieMay 28, 1943

Sarong Girl

A crusading D.A. orders the police to shut down a South Seas …
A crusading D.A. orders the police to shut down a South Seas themed girly show and arrest its participants. The lead dancer eludes jail time when her attorney persuades the judge that she has a (fictitious) elderly mother to take care of. The attorney then scours the local senior homes for a suitably sweet maternal type to fit the bill. At the same time, the dancer seeks her revenge by seducing the D.A.'s ambitious but naive son. But her newly acquired mama eventually exerts some influence on the girl.
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Corregidor
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MovieMar 29, 1943

Corregidor

A doctor and his staff in a hospital on the Philippine island of …
A doctor and his staff in a hospital on the Philippine island of Corregidor shortly after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor try to treat the sick, injured and wounded as American and Filipino troops desperately try to beat back a ferocious Japanese attack.
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The Ape Man
MovieMar 5, 1943

The Ape Man

Conducting weird scientific experiments, crazed Dr. …
Conducting weird scientific experiments, crazed Dr. James Brewster, aided by his colleague Dr. Randall, has managed to transform himself into a hairy, stooped-over ape-man. Desperately seeking a cure, Brewster believes only an injection of recently-drawn human spinal fluid will prove effective. With Randall refusing to help him, it falls to Brewster and his captive gorilla to find appropriate donors.
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You Can't Beat the Law
MovieJan 29, 1943

You Can't Beat the Law

Playboy Johnny Gray is …
Playboy Johnny Gray is framed and sent to prison after his stolen car is found at a holdup committed by Rico, and while the latter is not suspected, his henchman Harry, Creeper and Red are convicted with Johnny. Stung by the injustice, when even his fiancée believes him guilty, Johnny becomes an unruly prisoner and is put in a cell with Cain, head of the prison gang planning a break. The new warden, Frank Sanders, wins Johnny over by changing his cell mate and giving him a chance to work in the prison gardens. Here, he meets Amy Duncan, daughter of prison guard Duncan. In an failed escaped, engineered from the outside by Rico, who is killed, one of Rico's men confesses that Johnny is innocent.
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Cosmo Jones, Crime Smasher
MovieJan 29, 1943

Cosmo Jones, Crime Smasher

An amateur detective and a …
An amateur detective and a janitor try to find a kidnapped heiress.
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Silent Witness
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MovieJan 15, 1943

Silent Witness

District Attorney Holden and his special investigator Betty …
District Attorney Holden and his special investigator Betty Higgins are trying to convict brothers Joe and Lou Manson, silk-racket hoods, after they are indicted for murder. Their attorney, Bruce Strong, gets them off when the testimony given by Mrs. Roos proves to be perjured. Carlos, one of the Manson gang members, rightfully thinks he is not getting his rightful cut, and when he says this to the Mansons, they shoot him. He hangs on long enough to crawl to Holden's office. The Mansons call Bruce and tell him that one of their gang has squealed and that they are going after the District Attorney. Bruce tries to track down the D.A. and warn him, and follows him in his car as the D.A. goes out looking for the Mansons. The D.A. is killed when the Mansons run his car off the road, but his dog Ace bites Lou and is shot during this mêlée. Some rancher's children find the wounded Ace and take him home with them. Bruce is near the scene at the time, and the Mansons plant the gun used to shoot Carlos in his car. Bruce is indicted and convicted of the murder. Betty is convinced he is innocent and sets out to proves his innocence.
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1942
Criminal Investigator
MovieOct 23, 1942

Criminal Investigator

A reporter investigates the …
A reporter investigates the murder of a showgirl, who was the widow of a millionaire.
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City of Silent Men
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MovieOct 12, 1942

City of Silent Men

A business owner takes a shot on two convicts, but the town …
A business owner takes a shot on two convicts, but the town has prejudices they can't seem to get past. *Please be advised that this title has been transferred from source materials rescued from improper storage conditions and were on the brink of total deterioration. We have made an effort to present it in the best possible quality and apologize in advance for the poor condition of the picture.
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1938
Penrod and His Twin Brother
MovieFeb 26, 1938

Penrod and His Twin Brother

Penrod Schofield's …
Penrod Schofield's mischievous dog, Duke, is falsely accused of biting Penrod's spoiled friend, Rodney. The real culprit is Snook, a dog belonging to Danny, the new kid in town who just ...
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1896
BirthAugust 1896

Charles Jordan

Charles Jordan was born.
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