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Dennis O'Keefe

  • Mar 29, 1908 - Aug 31, 1968 (age 60)
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1968
Dennis O'Keefe
PersonalAugust 1968

Dennis O'Keefe

Dennis O'Keefe passed away.
1961
All Hands on Deck
MovieMar 30, 1961

All Hands on Deck

Story of a Navy ship with a captain obsessed with catching a …
Story of a Navy ship with a captain obsessed with catching a fish, a singing executive officer wanting to get married, and an Indian with a turkey as a pet. With Pat Boone as the hopeful ...
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1957
Lady of Vengeance
MovieAug 1, 1957

Lady of Vengeance

A man hires a killer to avenge an innocent girl's death.
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Dragoon Wells Massacre
MovieApr 28, 1957

Dragoon Wells Massacre

Dragoon Wells Massacre is a …
Dragoon Wells Massacre is a 1957 American CinemaScope DeLuxe Color Western film directed by Harold D. Schuster starring Barry Sullivan, Dennis O'Keefe, Mona Freeman and Katy Jurado.
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1956
Inside Detroit
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MovieJan 1, 1956

Inside Detroit

Gus Linden (Pat O'Brien)former racketeer head of a Detroit …
Gus Linden (Pat O'Brien)former racketeer head of a Detroit local of the United Automobile Workers of America, A.F.L, attempts to destroy his successor, Blair Vickers (Dennis O'Keefe),so he ...
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1955
Chicago Syndicate
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MovieJul 1, 1955

Chicago Syndicate

An ex-military accountant is recruited by the FBI to …
An ex-military accountant is recruited by the FBI to infiltrate the mob in Chicago in an attempt to break open the rackets. To complicate his job, two women stand in his way, each with their own agenda.
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1954
Angela
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MovieNov 17, 1954

Angela

Angela (Mara Lane, secretary to an important businessman in …
Angela (Mara Lane, secretary to an important businessman in Italy, Bertolati (Nino Crisman), is an attractive and sophisticated girl, which is sufficient cause for Steve Catlett ('Dennis ...
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Drums of Tahiti
MovieApr 23, 1954

Drums of Tahiti

In 1877, Tahiti secretly plans to revolt against France, aided …
In 1877, Tahiti secretly plans to revolt against France, aided by British gun-runners who are no match for police commissioner Duvois. Now, prosperous American Mike Macklin is persuaded by Queen Pomare to help. As an excuse for sailing to San Francisco, he must enlist a "wife" of convenience; enter gold-digging showgirl Wanda Spence. Will Mike tame her or ignore her in favor of inauthentic dancer Mawaii? A hurricane's brewing, the natives are restless...and so is the volcano!
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The Diamond Wizard
MovieApr 1, 1954

The Diamond Wizard

U.S. Treasury Investigator Joe Dennison is sent to England …
U.S. Treasury Investigator Joe Dennison is sent to England on the trail of a gang of thieves responsible for stealing a million dollars from a U.S. Treasury vault. One of the crooks is on his way to England to spend the money on phony diamonds. Scotland Yard Inspector McClaren, assigned to work with Dennison on the case, is also working on the disappearance of Dr. Eric Miller, an atomic scientist. Dennison discovers while interviewing Miller's daughter Marlene that she is wearing a brooch containing a phony diamond, and the brooch had been made by her father.
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1953
The Fake
MovieJun 1, 1953

The Fake

The Fake is a 1953 British crime film directed by Godfrey …
The Fake is a 1953 British crime film directed by Godfrey Grayson and starring Dennis O'Keefe, Coleen Gray and Hugh Williams. Its plot concerns an American detective who tries to solve the theft of a priceless painting from the Tate Gallery in London.
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The Lady Wants Mink
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MovieMar 30, 1953

The Lady Wants Mink

For her birthday Ritchie Connors gives his wife Nora a coat …
For her birthday Ritchie Connors gives his wife Nora a coat from the store where he works. His workday gloom is made even worse when their friend from next-door shows up that evening in a mink. To try and make things right Nora goes out and buys four live mink to raise. But the attempt at grow-your-own-coat is none too popular with husband or neighbours.
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1952
One Big Affair
MovieFeb 22, 1952

One Big Affair

Jean Harper, a Pomona school teacher on vacation, is taking …
Jean Harper, a Pomona school teacher on vacation, is taking a bus tour through Mexico. Bored, she misses the bus and soon finds herself looking at Jimmy Donovan...30 years old and six feet high, and she thinks he is better to look at than ruins 1000 years old and 900 feet high. He is a high-priced divorce lawyer, also on vacation, and bicycling his way to Acapulco to "stay out of trouble." Thus begins a tour of Mexico by bus, bicycle, ox-cart and by foot and, before they reach Acapulco, he is accused of kidnapping Jean and both become the object of a nation-wide search. They also get adopted, along the way, by a whimsical Mexican orphan boy.
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1951
Passage West
MovieJul 12, 1951

Passage West

In 1863, having escaped from a rock-quarry prison in Salt …
In 1863, having escaped from a rock-quarry prison in Salt Lake, six inmates led by convicted murderer Pete Black take over a small wagon train headed by preacher Jacob Karns. Tensions and hardships grow as the travelers continue to trek toward California across dry, desolate country.
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Follow the Sun
MovieMar 23, 1951

Follow the Sun

Follow the Sun is a 1951 biographical film of the life of …
Follow the Sun is a 1951 biographical film of the life of golf legend Ben Hogan. It stars Glenn Ford as Hogan and Anne Baxter as his wife. Many golfers and sports figures of the day appear in the movie.
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The Company She Keeps
MovieJan 6, 1951

The Company She Keeps

A female ex-convict meets a …
A female ex-convict meets a handsome man and they begin seeing one another. Jeopardizing their relationship is her not telling him she was in prison and he not revealing his involvement with her parole officer.
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1950
Woman on the Run
MovieOct 12, 1950

Woman on the Run

In San Francisco, Frank Johnson witnesses a murder while …
In San Francisco, Frank Johnson witnesses a murder while walking with his dog. Inspector Ferris is in charge of the investigation and offers protection to Johnson to identify the killer and testify in court. Johnson flees from the police and Ferris brings his wife Eleanor Johnson to help him to find Johnson and convince him to testify in court. However, he finds that they have an unhappy marriage and Eleanor does not want to help him. Meanwhile the journalist Dan "Danny Boy" Legget offers a large amount for an exclusive interview with Johnson for his tabloid. While seeking Johnson out with Legget, Eleanor rekindles her love for her husband. What she does not know is that Danny Boy is the killer Johnson is trying to escape.
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The Eagle and the Hawk
MovieMay 30, 1950

The Eagle and the Hawk

1863. Texas Ranger Todd …
1863. Texas Ranger Todd Croyden and Union spy Whitney Randolph cross into Mexico to investigate a growing struggle for power between the French-supported Maximilian and the native-born Benito Juarez. In Mexico they meet General Liguras, who is loyal to Juarez, and the beautiful Madeline -- daughter of or wife to the powerful and manipulative Basil Danzeeger. Croyden falls for Madeline but soon runs afoul of Danzeeger who condemns him to be pulled apart between two horses.
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1949
Abandoned
MovieOct 6, 1949

Abandoned

Abandoned is a 1949 American crime film noir directed by …
Abandoned is a 1949 American crime film noir directed by Joseph M. Newman and starring Dennis O'Keefe, Gale Storm and Jeff Chandler. It is also known as Abandoned Women and Not Wanted.
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The Great Dan Patch
MovieJul 22, 1949

The Great Dan Patch

Chemist David Palmer comes back to his hometown in Indiana to …
Chemist David Palmer comes back to his hometown in Indiana to get married to his girlfriend Ruth, a schoolteacher. He finds his father excited about the harness racing potential of a new mare that he's just traded for. When the mare is injured while winning her first race, David's father uses her for breeding, and she has a colt named Dan Patch, who proves exceptionally fast. Meanwhile, Ruth becomes increasingly frustrated with David's continued interest in horses, and with his friendship with his father's trainer and the trainer's daughter.
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Cover Up
MovieFeb 25, 1949

Cover Up

An insurance company investigator goes to a small town to …
An insurance company investigator goes to a small town to probe into a case of supposed suicide. The natives are not very cooperative and some turn hostile, leading to suspicion of foul play.
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Siren of Atlantis
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MovieJan 1, 1949

Siren of Atlantis

Siren of Atlantis, also known as Atlantis the Lost Continent, is …
Siren of Atlantis, also known as Atlantis the Lost Continent, is a 1949 American adventure film starring Maria Montez and her husband Jean Pierre Aumont. It was the first movie she made after leaving Universal Pictures.
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1948
Walk a Crooked Mile
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MovieSep 2, 1948

Walk a Crooked Mile

A security leak is found at a Southern California atomic …
A security leak is found at a Southern California atomic plant. The authorities stand in fear that the information leaked would go to a hostile nation. To investigate the case more efficiently, Dan O'Hara, an FBI agent, and Philip Grayson, a Scotland Yard sleuth, join forces. Will they manage to stop the spy ring from achieving their aim?
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Raw Deal
MovieMay 21, 1948

Raw Deal

Joe Sullivan is itching to get out of prison. He's taken the rap for …
Joe Sullivan is itching to get out of prison. He's taken the rap for Rick, who owes him $50,000. Rick sets up an escape for Joe, knowing that Joe will be caught escaping and be shot or locked away forever. But with the help of his love-struck girl Pat and his sympathetic legal caseworker Ann, Joe gets further than he's supposed to, and we are posed with two very important questions: Is Joe really the cold and heartless criminal he appears to be, or is there a heart of gold under that gritty exterior? And does Joe belong with the tough, street-wise Pat, or with the prim, moralizing Ann?
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1947
T-Men
MovieDec 15, 1947

T-Men

United States Treasury agents O'Brien and Genaro infiltrate …
United States Treasury agents O'Brien and Genaro infiltrate a counterfeiting ring which has some dangerously good paper. This is supposedly based on several actual Treasury cases.
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Dishonored Lady
MovieMay 16, 1947

Dishonored Lady

Madeleine Damien is the fashion editor of a slick Manhattan …
Madeleine Damien is the fashion editor of a slick Manhattan magazine by day and a lively party girl by night. Unfortunately, the pressures of her job, including kowtowing to a hefty advertiser, and her bad luck with men are driving her to a breakdown. She seeks the help of a psychiatrist, and under his orders, quits her job and moves into a smaller flat under a new identity. She becomes interested in painting and a handsome neighbor. He soon finds out about her past when an ex-suitor implicates her in a murder.
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1945
Doll Face
MovieDec 31, 1945

Doll Face

Burlesque queen Doll Face Carroll is dismissed from an audition …
Burlesque queen Doll Face Carroll is dismissed from an audition for a legitimate Broadway show because she's considered unrefined. Her boss/manager, Mike, decides that she can acquire some polish and also get plenty of publicity by writing her autobiography; he hires a ghost writer to do all the work but doesn't consider that Doll Face and her collaborator might have more than a book on their minds.
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Getting Gertie's Garter
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MovieNov 30, 1945

Getting Gertie's Garter

Getting Gertie's Garter is a …
Getting Gertie's Garter is a 1945 American slapstick comedy film written and directed by Allan Dwan, and starring Dennis O'Keefe, Marie McDonald, and Barry Sullivan. The film is based on the 1921 play of the same name by Wilson Collison and Avery Hopwood. The play was previously adapted for the screen as a silent film released in 1927 by Metropolitan Pictures and starred Marie Prevost and Charles Ray.
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Brewster's Millions
MovieApr 7, 1945

Brewster's Millions

Brewster's Millions (1945) is one of a number of adaptations of …
Brewster's Millions (1945) is one of a number of adaptations of the novel of the same name by George Barr McCutcheon. In the original Brewster's Millions, the hero was a stockbroker; in this version, Brewster is a returning soldier.
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Earl Carroll Vanities
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MovieApr 5, 1945

Earl Carroll Vanities

Royalty from a small …
Royalty from a small European principality come to New York City to arrange for a loan to prop up their country's troubled finances. While the queen mother attends to the negotiations, ...
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The Affairs of Susan
MovieJan 12, 1945

The Affairs of Susan

Susan is about to be married, but the wedding may get called …
Susan is about to be married, but the wedding may get called off after her fiancee summons three former beaus. Each reveals a different portrait of Susan: one describes her as a naive country girl who reluctantly becomes an actress, another paints a picture of a gay party girl and and the third describes a serious intellectual. Which one is the real Susan?
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1944
Abroad with Two Yanks
MovieJul 24, 1944

Abroad with Two Yanks

Abroad with Two Yanks is a …
Abroad with Two Yanks is a 1944 American comedy film directed by Allan Dwan and starring Helen Walker, William Bendix and Dennis O'Keefe as the title characters. It was Bendix's third and final role in a film as a US Marine and the first of Dwan's three films about the United States Marine Corps.
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Sensations of 1945
MovieJun 30, 1944

Sensations of 1945

Sensations of 1945 is a 1944 American musical-comedy …
Sensations of 1945 is a 1944 American musical-comedy film directed by Andrew Stone. Released by United Artists, the film was an attempt to recapture the ensemble style of films such as Broadway Melody of 1936 by showcasing a number of top musical and comedy acts of the day, in a film linked together by a loose storyline. Sensations of 1945 stars dancer Eleanor Powell and Dennis O'Keefe as two rival publicists who fall in love, but the film's main purpose is to showcase a variety of different acts, ranging from tightrope walking to comedy to Powell's athletic tap dancing.
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The Story of Dr. Wassell
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MovieApr 29, 1944

The Story of Dr. Wassell

As the Japanese sweep …
As the Japanese sweep through the East Indies during World War II, Dr. Wassell is determined to escape from Java with some crewmen of the cruiser Marblehead. Based on a true story of how Dr. Wassell saved a dozen or so wounded sailors who were left behind when able bodied men were evacuated to Australia.
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The Fighting Seabees
MovieJan 27, 1944

The Fighting Seabees

Construction workers in World War II in the Pacific are needed to …
Construction workers in World War II in the Pacific are needed to build military sites, but the work is dangerous and they doubt the ability of the Navy to protect them. After a series of attacks by the Japanese, something new is tried, Construction Battalions (CBs=Seabees). The new CBs have to both build and be ready to fight.
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1943
Hi Diddle Diddle
MovieAug 2, 1943

Hi Diddle Diddle

When the bride's mother is supposedly swindled out of …
When the bride's mother is supposedly swindled out of her money by a spurned suitor, the groom's father orchestrates a scheme of his own to set things right. He is aided by a cabaret singer, while placating a jealous wife.
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The Leopard Man
MovieMay 8, 1943

The Leopard Man

A seemingly tame leopard used for a publicity stunt escapes and …
A seemingly tame leopard used for a publicity stunt escapes and kills a young girl, spreading panic throughout a sleepy New Mexico town.
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Hangmen Also Die!
MovieMar 23, 1943

Hangmen Also Die!

On 27 May 1942, in Prague, the Deputy Reich-Protector of …
On 27 May 1942, in Prague, the Deputy Reich-Protector of Bohemia and Moravia "Hangman" Reinhard Heydrich is shot. After the attempt on Heydrich's life, the killer seeks shelter at the house of the patriarch and former revolutionary Professor Stephen Novotny and spends the night with the family. The next morning, the Gestapo captures hostages including Professor Novotny to force the population to denounce the assassin. Nasha, Novotny's daughter, goes to St. Pancracio Hospital to find help to protect the hostages. She soon learns that she is going to have to take matters in to her own hands.
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1942
Moonlight Masquerade
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MovieJun 10, 1942

Moonlight Masquerade

Business partners plan to gift a third of share to their …
Business partners plan to gift a third of share to their children, if they marry, the offspring refusing to the marriage loses the portion. The children have other ideas.
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The Affairs of Jimmy Valentine
MovieMar 27, 1942

The Affairs of Jimmy Valentine

To boost listener ratings, …
To boost listener ratings, radio personality Mike Jason (Dennis O'Keefe) encourages sponsors, of his murder mystery radio show, to offer a reward to anyone who can locate safe cracker Jimmy...
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1941
Weekend for Three
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MovieOct 23, 1941

Weekend for Three

A young married couple's weekend is interrupted by the arrival of …
A young married couple's weekend is interrupted by the arrival of a brash, loud-mouthed acquaintance of the wife, who knew her before her marriage. He immediately proceeds to turn their life upside-down, despite their best efforts to politely get rid of him. Complications ensue.
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Lady Scarface
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MovieAug 4, 1941

Lady Scarface

A Chicago gang led by scar-cheeked Slade carries out an …
A Chicago gang led by scar-cheeked Slade carries out an audacious brokerage robbery. Lieut. Bill Mason takes the case, continuing his friendly-enemy relationship with crime reporter Ann Rogers. One gang member is caught; eventually, others follow. But Mason hasn't a clue to Slade, principally because he's unaware she's a woman. The plot periodically pauses for comic and romantic interludes.
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Broadway Limited
MovieJun 13, 1941

Broadway Limited

Broadway Limited is a 1941 American film directed by …
Broadway Limited is a 1941 American film directed by Gordon Douglas and starring Victor McLaglen, Dennis O'Keefe and ZaSu Pitts. The film takes its name from the Broadway Limited train that the Pennsylvania Railroad used to run between New York and Chicago.
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Mr. District Attorney
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MovieMar 27, 1941

Mr. District Attorney

First screen version of the …
First screen version of the popular radio series, followed by two sequels.
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Topper Returns
MovieMar 21, 1941

Topper Returns

A fun-loving young woman finds herself murdered after …
A fun-loving young woman finds herself murdered after trading bedrooms with her wealthy friend. Her ghost seeks aid from a banker to find out why and by whom.
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1940
You'll Find Out
MovieNov 22, 1940

You'll Find Out

Kay Kyser and his orchestra are hired to entertain at the …
Kay Kyser and his orchestra are hired to entertain at the birthday party of a young heiress at a creepy old mansion, where they uncover a plot against her life. Who is the villain? The sinister judge? The phony medium? The skeptical psychologist? You'll find out.
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Arise, My Love
MovieOct 16, 1940

Arise, My Love

In 1939, American Tom Martin, who fought in the Spanish Civil …
In 1939, American Tom Martin, who fought in the Spanish Civil War, awaits execution at the hands of the Fascist victors when reporter Augusta 'Gusto' Nash, for a scoop, aids him in an audacious escape. Of course, Tom tries to romance Gusto; but though she likes him, her career comes first, and Tom himself prefers freedom-fighting to settling down. Comedy becomes drama as their mixed feelings lead them on a circuitous path through the deepening chaos and catastrophe of the early days of World War II.
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Steffi Duna
Marriage1940

Steffi Duna

Steffi Duna (8 February 1910 – 22 April 1992) was a Hungarian …
Steffi Duna (8 February 1910 – 22 April 1992) was a Hungarian-born film actress.
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1939
The Kid from Texas
MovieApr 14, 1939

The Kid from Texas

The Kid from Texas released.
Burn 'Em Up O'Connor
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MovieJan 13, 1939

Burn 'Em Up O'Connor

Racing car enthusiast Jerry O'Connor and his dim-witted …
Racing car enthusiast Jerry O'Connor and his dim-witted mechanic, Buddy Buttle, get their chance to join the crew of race car builder Pinky Delano, who just suffered a setback when one of his drivers was killed by failing to make a turn on the track. Then, one by one, his other drivers suffer the same fate, until it is Jerry's turn to drive in the big race. Buddy tries an experiment and determines these were no accidents but is it too late to help Jerry, who has started the race?
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1938
Hold That Kiss
MovieMay 13, 1938

Hold That Kiss

June Evans, clothing model, and Tommy Bradford, travel …
June Evans, clothing model, and Tommy Bradford, travel agent, both dream of being rich. When they meet at millionaire, J. Westley Piermont's daughter's wedding, they both assume each other is wealthy. Each being there to do errands. Piermont having a very poor memory unknowingly helps June and Tommy confirm their lies. The two begin to date, resulting in each other trying to outdo the other. But both have no money.
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1937
The Bad Man of Brimstone
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MovieDec 31, 1937

The Bad Man of Brimstone

An outlaw re-unites with his …
An outlaw re-unites with his long-lost son, steers him away from a boxing career and sends him to law school. When his son returns, a lot has changed.
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Louise Stanley
Marriage1937

Louise Stanley

Louise Stanley, born Louise Keyes (January 28, 1915 – …
Louise Stanley, born Louise Keyes (January 28, 1915 – December 28, 1982), was an American actress.
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1936
13 Hours by Air
MovieApr 30, 1936

13 Hours by Air

Airline pilot Jack Gordon (Fred MacMurray) on a flight from …
Airline pilot Jack Gordon (Fred MacMurray) on a flight from New York to San Francisco, is immediately attracted to beautiful passenger Felice Rollins (Joan Bennett). Known as a "lady's man"...
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1908
Dennis O'Keefe
BirthMarch 1908

Dennis O'Keefe

Dennis O'Keefe was born.
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