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Christian Rub

  • Apr 13, 1886 - Apr 14, 1956 (age 70)
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1956
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Christian Rub

Christian Rub passed away.
1952
Something for the Birds
MovieOct 1, 1952

Something for the Birds

Enviromentalist Anne …
Enviromentalist Anne Richards goes to Washington D. C. to fight for getting legislation passed to save the last remaining sanctuary of the almost-extinct California Condor. She enlists the aid of Johnnie Adams, an engraver, and Washington's most successful party-crasher, and Steve Bennett, a lobbyist for the opposition who comes over to Anne's side.
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1947
Fall Guy
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MovieMar 15, 1947

Fall Guy

Tom Cochrane (Leo Penn'), full of dope (cocaine) and covered …
Tom Cochrane (Leo Penn'), full of dope (cocaine) and covered with blood, is picked up by the police and then questioned by detectives Shannon (Douglas Fowley) and Taylor (Harry Strang), but...
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1945
Strange Confession
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MovieOct 5, 1945

Strange Confession

A scientist who is working on a cure for influenza is victimized by …
A scientist who is working on a cure for influenza is victimized by his unscrupulous boss, who releases the vaccine before it's ready, resulting in the death of the scientist's young son.
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1944
Three Is a Family
MovieNov 23, 1944

Three Is a Family

Three Is a Family is a 1944 American comedy film …
Three Is a Family is a 1944 American comedy film directed by Edward Ludwig and starring Marjorie Reynolds, Charlie Ruggles, and Fay Bainter. The film was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Sound Recording (W. V. Wolfe).
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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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1943
Bomber's Moon
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MovieJul 19, 1943

Bomber's Moon

American bomber pilot Captain Jeff Dakin is shot down on a …
American bomber pilot Captain Jeff Dakin is shot down on a bombing raid over German-held territory. As his crew bails out, Jeff sees his bombardier brother, Lt. Danny Dakin, machine-gunned ...
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1942
Berlin Correspondent
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MovieAug 17, 1942

Berlin Correspondent

American correspondent Bill Roberts is a thorn in the side …
American correspondent Bill Roberts is a thorn in the side of the Nazis, as his paper always scoops the world with the truth about Germany. Gestapo Captain Carl Von Rau means to plug the leak and assigns Karen Hauen, who he attends to wed, to the case. Roberts is obtaining his information for his stories and broadcasts from an elderly stamp collector who, defiantly opposed to the Nazis, sells the "proper" stamps to Roberts, giving him the information. Attracted to Karen, Roberts invites her to his apartment where she learns his secret. The old philatelist is sent to a concentration camp, and then Karen learns that he is her father. She appeals to Roberts for help and he, in loyalty to the old man and now in love with Karen, agrees to help.
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Tales of Manhattan
MovieAug 5, 1942

Tales of Manhattan

An actor, Paul Orman, is accidentally told that his new, …
An actor, Paul Orman, is accidentally told that his new, custom made tail coat has been cursed and it will bring misfortune to all who wear it. As the 4 succeeding wearers of the coat discover, misfortune can often lead to truth.
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1941
Dangerously They Live
MovieDec 24, 1941

Dangerously They Live

Dr. Michael Lewis treats …
Dr. Michael Lewis treats Jane, a mysterious woman claiming to be a British secret agent on the run from German spies. Ultimately convinced, Michael helps Jane escape and with her attempts ...
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1940
Haunted House
MovieJul 22, 1940

Haunted House

Jimmie, the Brownsville Bugle's office boy, and Millie, niece …
Jimmie, the Brownsville Bugle's office boy, and Millie, niece of editor Henshaw, turn amateur detectives in order to help a friend who is accused of murder. With more zeal than direction, they pick the owner of a gas station as the killer, and when he turns out to be innocent, Henshaw fires Jimmie. The two go on searching and next suspect Lawyer Cy Burton but have no conclusive evidence and are about to give up when Millie finds a clue that leads to the hidden fortune of the murdered Mrs. Blake.
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Four Sons
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MovieJun 7, 1940

Four Sons

When the Germans invade Czechoslovakia the four …
When the Germans invade Czechoslovakia the four sons of a Czecho-German family follow different paths: Czech patriot, Nazi supporter, artist in America, and heroic German soldier.
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Earthbound
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MovieMay 25, 1940

Earthbound

Earthbound is a 1940 film directed by Irving Pichel. It stars …
Earthbound is a 1940 film directed by Irving Pichel. It stars Warner Baxter and Andrea Leeds. It is a remake of the 1920 silent film of the same name, Earthbound. Critical reception to the film was generally negative.
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Ski Patrol
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MovieMay 10, 1940

Ski Patrol

1939: Finnish reserve unit defends border, home-town in valley …
1939: Finnish reserve unit defends border, home-town in valley below, from Russian invaders who are excavating an explosives-laden tunnel under their mountaintop encampment.
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Swiss Family Robinson
MovieFeb 8, 1940

Swiss Family Robinson

A family setting out for a new …
A family setting out for a new life across the sea is shipwrecked on a deserted island. The family members collaborate to create a home for themselves in the jungle environment.
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1939
Everything Happens at Night
MovieDec 15, 1939

Everything Happens at Night

Everything Happens at Night …
Everything Happens at Night is a 1939 American film. Ray Milland and Robert Cummings play competing newspapers reporters, in Switzerland, on the trail of the Nobel Prize winner Dr. Norden. Norden was supposed to have been killed in Germany. Both reporters meet, and fall in love with, a young woman who turns out to be Norden's daughter living under an assumed name. Their discovery of her father brings the Gestapo.
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No Place to Go
MovieSep 23, 1939

No Place to Go

Andrew Plummer is content living in an old soldiers home, but he …
Andrew Plummer is content living in an old soldiers home, but he agrees to move in with his son and his wife thinking that his son needs help with his business. Andrew later finds out that he's only in the way in his new surroundings. He finds solace when he befriends Tommy, a street kid who lives with a thieving uncle.
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Never Say Die
MovieMar 9, 1939

Never Say Die

Bob Hope is being stalked by a predatory widow who is a …
Bob Hope is being stalked by a predatory widow who is a widow of wealthy husbands many times over. Martha Raye is a Texan heiress who wants to marry her boyfriend Andy Devine, but her father is determined that she marry into royalty. To solve both their problems, Martha Raye and Bob Hope decide to marry, but will they ever find love together?
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1938
The Great Waltz
MovieNov 4, 1938

The Great Waltz

In 1845 Vienna, Johann Strauss II - Schani to his friends - would …
In 1845 Vienna, Johann Strauss II - Schani to his friends - would rather write and perform waltzes than anything else, this at a time when a waltz is not considered proper society music. ...
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You Can't Take It with You
MovieAug 23, 1938

You Can't Take It with You

You Can't Take It With You is …
You Can't Take It With You is based on the play of the same name by George S. Kaufmann and Moss Hart. It was directed by Frank Capra and won two Oscars for Best Picture and Best Director. In the movie, a man from an uptight wealthy family becomes engaged to a woman from a family of friendly eccentrics. The two love each other, but are worried about potential problems with in-laws. They therefore arrange to have their two families meet. As the movie is a comedy, this goes about as well as can be expected.
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I'll Give a Million
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MovieJul 22, 1938

I'll Give a Million

Wealthy Tony Newlander becomes disgusted with the fortune …
Wealthy Tony Newlander becomes disgusted with the fortune seekers around him. After saving a tramp from drowning, he takes his clothes and goes off to discover life among the real people. Only, a humorous twist of fate leads him to discover that most people have a bit of greed and lust for wealth in their hearts. But one who doesn't is a pleasant surprise.
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Mad About Music
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MovieFeb 1, 1938

Mad About Music

A young woman at a girl's school in Switzerland makes up stories …
A young woman at a girl's school in Switzerland makes up stories about and writes herself letters from an imaginary explorer-adventurer father; and is eventually put in a position where she has to produce him. Interesting things happen as she talks a visiting Englishman into helping her out.
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1937
Heidi
MovieOct 15, 1937

Heidi

Eight-year-old Heidi is orphaned and her selfish maternal Aunt …
Eight-year-old Heidi is orphaned and her selfish maternal Aunt Dete takes her to the mountains to live with Adolph Kramer, her grumpy, old, outcast, survivalist paternal grandfather. Heidi brings her grandfather back into mountain society through her angelic ways, sheer love, and adorable personality. When Aunt Dete steals Heidi away to be the companion of a rich man's invalid daughter, the grandfather is enraged and sets out to get her back. Back in Frankfurt, loved and adored by everyone she touches except the villainous housekeeper, Fraulein Rottenmeier, she thrives but is inwardly very sad and lonely. No matter what anyone tells her, Heidi, with faith, hope, and the stubbornness she inherited from her grandfather, knows that some day she will be reunited with the him and the beloved people of the mountain's little village.
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One Hundred Men and a Girl
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MovieSep 5, 1937

One Hundred Men and a Girl

The daughter of a struggling …
The daughter of a struggling musician forms a symphony orchestra made up of his unemployed friends and through persistence, charm and a few misunderstandings, is able to get Leopold Stokowski to lead them in a concert that leads to a radio contract.
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It Could Happen to You
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MovieJun 28, 1937

It Could Happen to You

It Could Happen to You is a …
It Could Happen to You is a 1937 American drama film directed by Phil Rosen and written by Samuel Ornitz and Nathanael West. The film stars Alan Baxter, Andrea Leeds, Owen Davis Jr., Astrid Allwyn, Walter Kingsford and Al Shean. The film was released on June 28, 1937, by Republic Pictures.
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Thin Ice
MovieApr 1, 1937

Thin Ice

Lili is a skating instructor at a grand hotel in the Alps. An …
Lili is a skating instructor at a grand hotel in the Alps. An international conference is booked at the hotel. The conference is led by Prince Rudolph, whose plan is really to keep a pair of feuding countries at odds with each other. Feining illness, the Prince moves into a small inn so he can enjoy some skiing in private -- and delay the conference. One morning he meets Lili on the slopes and they hit it off; but she has no idea her "Rudy" is the Prince. That evening Lili is seen leaving the Prince's car, having been given a ride home by her beau, a cousin of the Prince's chauffeur. Tongues wag and Lili is thought to be romantically involved with the Prince. This gets her lots of attention and a starring role in her own ice skating revue. But when she finds out people think she is involved with the Prince she is horrified, while Rudy is amused and plays along.
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1936
Girls' Dormitory
MovieAug 8, 1936

Girls' Dormitory

Dr. Stephen Dominick is the head of a German girls' finishing …
Dr. Stephen Dominick is the head of a German girls' finishing school and a published author who is very popular with his students. When Professor Augusta Wimmer, a snooping busybody, finds a love letter in a wastepaper basket, she goes immediately to Dominick and demands an inquiry to determine the writer's identity. Handwriting comparisons point to Marie Claudel, a 19 year old French girl. Despite threats, the senior refuses to disclose the object of her affections. Could it be the headmaster?
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Suzy
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MovieJun 26, 1936

Suzy

Believing a German spy has killed her new husband, a …
Believing a German spy has killed her new husband, a struggling chorus girl flees to Paris where she meets and marries a World War I pilot, whose carefree ways brings about unexpected results.
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Sins of Man
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MovieJun 19, 1936

Sins of Man

Austrian church bell ringer Freyman loves music and wants his …
Austrian church bell ringer Freyman loves music and wants his two sons (both played by Ameche) to love it too. The first goes to America and the second is born deaf-mute but gains hearing during WWI bombing.
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Murder on a Bridle Path
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MovieApr 10, 1936

Murder on a Bridle Path

Murder on a Bridle Path is a …
Murder on a Bridle Path is a 1936 mystery film directed by William Hamilton and Edward Killy, starring James Gleason and Helen Broderick. This film was the fourth production in the Hildegarde Withers series, and the only one in which Broderick played Hildegarde Withers.
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1935
Hitch Hike Lady
MovieDec 28, 1935

Hitch Hike Lady

In this touching tale, an elderly British woman saves up …
In this touching tale, an elderly British woman saves up enough money to visit her son in the U.S. She believes that he is doing well, but he is actually a prisoner in San Quentin.
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Peter Ibbetson
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MovieOct 31, 1935

Peter Ibbetson

Architect Peter Ibbetson is hired by the Duke of Towers to design …
Architect Peter Ibbetson is hired by the Duke of Towers to design a building for him. Ibbetson discovers that the Duchess of Towers, Mary, is his now-grown childhood sweetheart. Their love ...
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Metropolitan
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MovieOct 17, 1935

Metropolitan

Opera prima donna leaves the Metropolitan to form her own …
Opera prima donna leaves the Metropolitan to form her own company with Tibbett as leading man. She leaves this company too which means Tibbett and company must carry on without her.
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Ladies Crave Excitement
MovieJun 22, 1935

Ladies Crave Excitement

An ace newsreel reporter …
An ace newsreel reporter falls unwittingly for the daughter of a rival newsreel owner. Together they try to outwit a gang scheming to fix horse races.
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Oil for the Lamps of China
MovieJun 8, 1935

Oil for the Lamps of China

An American, working for his …
An American, working for his oil company in China, disregards all but the company's interests. " The characters and the institution portrayed in the story are not actual but the product of ...
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Let 'em Have It
MovieMay 15, 1935

Let 'em Have It

We follow the training and adventures of a team of …
We follow the training and adventures of a team of young federal anti-gangster agents, Mal Stevens, Van Rensseler, and Tex Logan. After foiling a kidnap attempt on socialite Eleanor Spencer (an old flame of Van's), Mal falls for her; but they're at odds over her belief in the innocence of her chauffeur Joe Keefer (whom Mal knows was involved) and her young brother Buddy's desire to join the federal agents. This conflict climaxes with the pursuit of an Ohio bank-robbing gang.
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A Dog of Flanders
MovieMar 22, 1935

A Dog of Flanders

A Dog of Flanders is a 1935 American drama film directed …
A Dog of Flanders is a 1935 American drama film directed by Edward Sloman, based on a screenplay by Ainsworth Morgan from the story by Dorothy Yost, which she adapted from the 1872 novel of the same name by Ouida. The film stars Frankie Thomas, appearing in only his second film (the first being Wednesday's Child).
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1934
Music in the Air
MovieDec 13, 1934

Music in the Air

Constantly quarreling couple decide to try the jealousy …
Constantly quarreling couple decide to try the jealousy angle when a naive young couple comes along.
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The Fountain
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MovieAug 23, 1934

The Fountain

Set during the first World War in neutral, but pro-German, …
Set during the first World War in neutral, but pro-German, Holland, Lewis Allison, an interned British officer, is paroled to the castle of Baron Von Leyden and finds living there, but now married to German officer Rupert Von Narwitz, his childhood sweetheart Julie. Long discussions between Julie and Allison, centering on family conflicts that kept them apart, take place before the severely wounded Von Narwitz returns to the castle and more long discussions ensue.
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Little Man, What Now?
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MovieMay 1, 1934

Little Man, What Now?

A young couple struggling …
A young couple struggling against poverty must keep their marriage a secret in order for the husband to keep his job, as his boss doesn't like to hire married men.
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No Greater Glory
MovieMar 14, 1934

No Greater Glory

Adapted from The Paul Street Boys, an autobiographical …
Adapted from The Paul Street Boys, an autobiographical novel by Ferenc Molnar, GLORY is an unusually sensitive evocation of the pain of youth and the senselessness of war. Frail Nemecsek, a...
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1933
Mary Stevens, M.D.
MovieJul 22, 1933

Mary Stevens, M.D.

Mary Stevens (Kay Francis) and her old friend Don Andrews …
Mary Stevens (Kay Francis) and her old friend Don Andrews (Lyle Talbot) find themselves graduating from medical school at the same time. They decide to set up their respective medical ...
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The Kiss Before the Mirror
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MovieMay 4, 1933

The Kiss Before the Mirror

When a lawyer defending his …
When a lawyer defending his best friend for murdering his unfaithful wife discovers how the accused discovered his wife was in love with another man, the lawyer begins to see the same patterns in his own wife's behavior, and suspects she too is being unfaithful. Promising his friend that a defense of momentary insanity will acquit him, he also promises to kill his own wife if the defense actually works.
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Luxury Liner
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MovieFeb 3, 1933

Luxury Liner

A multifaceted, Robert Altman-esque look into the various …
A multifaceted, Robert Altman-esque look into the various classes of cruise liner society. Alice White, of Employees Entrance, puts in a worthy showing, as does George Brent as a jilted husband.
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No Other Woman
MovieJan 6, 1933

No Other Woman

No Other Woman is a 1933 American pre-Code romantic …
No Other Woman is a 1933 American pre-Code romantic melodrama film starring Irene Dunne, and featuring Charles Bickford, Gwili Andre and Eric Linden. It was directed by J. Walter Ruben from a screenplay by Wanda Tuchock and Bernard Schubert based on the play Just a Woman by Eugene Walter, which ran for 136 performances on Broadway in 1916, and was previously made into silent films called Just a Woman in 1918 and 1925.
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1932
Secrets of the French Police
MovieDec 2, 1932

Secrets of the French Police

A burglar is recruited to aid …
A burglar is recruited to aid the police in finding his kidnapped girlfriend, a lovely but impoverished flower girl. Meanwhile, a deranged Russian emigre has been claiming that his ward is ...
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Silver Dollar
MovieDec 1, 1932

Silver Dollar

Yates and Sarah Martin are barely getting by in a Colorado …
Yates and Sarah Martin are barely getting by in a Colorado boom town grocery store. Sudden wealth leads to greater prosperity and political power. In Denver Yates buys a mansion and builds ...
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The Crooked Circle
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MovieSep 25, 1932

The Crooked Circle

The Crooked Circle is a 1932 American pre-Code film, a …
The Crooked Circle is a 1932 American pre-Code film, a comedy-mystery directed by H. Bruce Humberstone. In 1933, The Crooked Circle was the first feature film shown on television. In Los Angeles, the Don Lee Broadcasting System showed the film on March 10, 1933 over their experimental station W6XAO, transmitting an 80-line resolution mechanical television picture to a half-dozen or fewer receiving sets in the greater Los Angeles area. The film was shown again on June 18, 1940 on the NBC Television experimental station WX2BS, now WNBC-TV in New York City.
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The Man from Yesterday
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MovieJun 24, 1932

The Man from Yesterday

A woman whose husband …
A woman whose husband never came home from World War I finds herself in love with her doctor. She travels with him to Switzerland, and as they check into the hotel there, she is astounded to see her supposedly dead husband.
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The Trial of Vivienne Ware
MovieMay 1, 1932

The Trial of Vivienne Ware

Incredibly fast-moving …
Incredibly fast-moving courtroom yarn in which Bennett is defended by ex-beau Cook when she's accused of killing her faithless fiance, while the trial is broadcast live on the radio.
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1886
Christian Rub
BirthApril 1886

Christian Rub

Christian Rub was born.
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