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Fay Wray

  • Sep 15, 1907 - Aug 08, 2004 (age 96)
  • 5' 3" (1.60 m)
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2004
Fay Wray
PersonalAugust 2004

Fay Wray

Fay Wray passed away.
Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There
MovieJun 11, 2004

Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Lege…

Discussions with several …
Discussions with several Broadway legends, including Barbara Cook, Carol Burnett, Bea Arthur, Celeste Holm, Angela Lansbury, Shirley MacLaine, and Jerry Orbach. Their memories and anecdotes form a first-person picture of the so-called "golden age" of Broadway, from the 1920s to 1959.
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1971
Dr. Sanford Rothenberg
MarriageAugust 1971

Dr. Sanford Rothenberg

Married Dr. Sanford Rothenberg.
1958
77 Sunset Strip
TV ShowOct 10, 1958

77 Sunset Strip

77 Sunset Strip is an American television private detective …
77 Sunset Strip is an American television private detective drama series created by Roy Huggins and starring Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Roger Smith, Richard Long (from 1960 to 1961) and Edd Byrnes (billed as Edward Byrnes). Each episode was one hour long including commercials. The show ran from 1958 to 1964.
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Dragstrip Riot
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MovieMar 1, 1958

Dragstrip Riot

After a run-in with a tough motorcycle gang, where …
After a run-in with a tough motorcycle gang, where Gary Clarke is blamed when one of the bikers is sent out of control over a cliff, he and his girl are threatened and pursued. On to the ...
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1957
Perry Mason
TV ShowSep 21, 1957

Perry Mason

Perry Mason is an American legal drama series originally …
Perry Mason is an American legal drama series originally broadcast on CBS television from September 21, 1957, to May 22, 1966. The title character, portrayed by Raymond Burr, is a fictional Los Angeles criminal-defense lawyer who originally appeared in detective fiction by Erle Stanley Gardner. Many episodes are based on stories written by Gardner.
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Wagon Train
TV ShowSep 18, 1957

Wagon Train

Wagon Train is an American Western series that aired on …
Wagon Train is an American Western series that aired on the NBC television network (National Broadcasting Company), 1957–1962 and then on the lower rated newer American Broadcasting Company (ABC), 1962–1965. Wagon Train first aired on September 18, 1957 and would eventually place the TV show in the number one spot in the Nielsen ratings. The series format attracted big name guest stars who would appear in major roles as travelers in the large wagon train or in the settlements they passed by or visited. It initially starred veteran movie supporting actor Ward Bond as the wagon master, later replaced upon his death in 1960 by John McIntire, and Robert Horton as the scout, subsequently replaced by Scott Miller and Robert Fuller.'
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Tammy and the Bachelor
MovieJun 14, 1957

Tammy and the Bachelor

When Pete's plane crashes …
When Pete's plane crashes in the swamp, he's rescued by young Tammy, an unsophisticated backwoods girl who lives with her lay-preacher-cum-moonshiner grandfather. When Pete's well, he goes back home to his fiancée. But then Grampa gets sent to jail and he sends Tammy to stay with Pete. At Pete's house, Tammy's home cooking, enthusiasm and quaint sunshiny personality bring about changes in Pete's family and in Pete himself.
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Crime of Passion
MovieJan 9, 1957

Crime of Passion

Kathy is a smart and tough 1950's advice columnist at a San …
Kathy is a smart and tough 1950's advice columnist at a San Francisco newspaper, with her name plastered on billboards all over the city. One day, Bill Doyle, a Los Angeles detective, walks into her office - it is instant attraction. After marrying Bill, Kathy gives up her career and becomes a homemaker. However, she is not your typical 1950's homemaker. After hosting several cocktail parties in their San Fernando Valley home, she realizes that Bill is content with his position, and shows no ambition in furthering himself. Kathy will not sit idly by while everyone around her is "moving up in the world". She personally takes upon herself the task of pushing Bill's career along, even if it comes down to murder.
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1955
Hell on Frisco Bay
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MovieDec 1, 1955

Hell on Frisco Bay

When ex-cop Steve Rollins is released from San Quentin …
When ex-cop Steve Rollins is released from San Quentin after five years, his only thoughts are of revenge on the men who framed him for manslaughter. Back in San Francisco, his quest for the truth brings him up against ruthless waterfront gang boss Victor Amato.
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Queen Bee
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MovieNov 7, 1955

Queen Bee

Eva Phillips is a Southern socialite whose manipulation and …
Eva Phillips is a Southern socialite whose manipulation and ruthlessness ruins the lives of everyone around her. The question is, will anyone be able to stop her?
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Screen Directors Playhouse
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TV ShowOct 5, 1955

Screen Directors Playhouse

Screen Directors Playhouse …
Screen Directors Playhouse (sometimes written as Screen Directors' Playhouse) is an American radio and television anthology series which brought leading Hollywood actors to the NBC microphones beginning in 1949. The radio program broadcast adaptations of films, with original directors of the films sometimes involved in the productions, although their participation was usually limited to introducing the radio adaptations and taking a brief "curtain call" with the cast and host at the end of the program. During the 1955–56 season, the series was seen on television, focusing on original teleplays and several adaptations of famous short stories (such as Robert Louis Stevenson's "Markheim").
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Alfred Hitchcock Presents
TV ShowOct 2, 1955

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Alfred Hitchcock Presents is …
Alfred Hitchcock Presents is an American television anthology series that was created, hosted, and produced by Alfred Hitchcock; the program aired on CBS and NBC between 1955 and 1965. It featured dramas, thrillers, and mysteries. Between 1962 and 1965 it was renamed The Alfred Hitchcock Hour.
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The Cobweb
MovieJun 15, 1955

The Cobweb

At an exclusive psychiatric clinic, the doctors and staff are …
At an exclusive psychiatric clinic, the doctors and staff are about as crazy as the patients. The clinic head, Dr. Stewart McIver, thinks that it would be good therapy for his patients to design and make new drapes for the library. Mrs. Karen McIver, who is neglected by her hardworking husband (and a bit unbalanced herself), wants to make her mark on the clinic, so she orders new drapes. Miss Inch, the business manager, who has been with the clinic longer than anyone, sees this as an intrusion into her territory, and she too orders drapes. All this puts everyone in a dither, as they fight over drapes and clinic politics.
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1953
The Pride of the Family
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TV ShowOct 2, 1953

The Pride of the Family

The Pride of the Family is an …
The Pride of the Family is an American situation comedy starring Paul Hartman, Fay Wray, Natalie Wood, and Robert Hyatt, which aired for forty episodes on ABC in the 1953–1954 season.
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Small Town Girl
MovieApr 10, 1953

Small Town Girl

Rick Belrow Livingston, in love with Broadway star Lisa, is …
Rick Belrow Livingston, in love with Broadway star Lisa, is sentenced to 30 days in jail for speeding through a small town. He persuades the judge's daughter Cindy to let him leave for one night, so that he can visit Lisa on her birthday. After that he goes on the town with Cindy and she falls in love with him. But Dr. Schlemmer wants his son to become her husband.
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Treasure of the Golden Condor
MovieFeb 4, 1953

Treasure of the Golden Condor

In the 18th century France, …
In the 18th century France, Jean-Paul, who was cheated out of his inheritance, land and titles by his uncle, decides to go to Guatemala in search of a famed Mayan treasure.
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1945
Victoria Riskin
ChildNovember 1945

Victoria Riskin

Victoria Riskin (born November 18, 1945) is an American author, …
Victoria Riskin (born November 18, 1945) is an American author, psychologist, television writer and producer, and human rights activist.
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1943
Robert Riskin Jr.
Child1943

Robert Riskin Jr.

Robert Riskin Jr. born.
1942
Robert Riskin
MarriageAugust 1942

Robert Riskin

Robert Riskin (March 30, 1897 – September 20, 1955) was an …
Robert Riskin (March 30, 1897 – September 20, 1955) was an American Academy Award-winning screenwriter and playwright, best known for his collaborations with director-producer Frank Capra.
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1941
Adam Had Four Sons
MovieFeb 18, 1941

Adam Had Four Sons

Emilie has been hired to care for the four sons of wealthy …
Emilie has been hired to care for the four sons of wealthy Adam Stoddard and his wife, Molly. After Molly dies, Adam and the boys grow to depend on Emilie even more. At the same time, Emilie falls in love with Adam. The boys grow up, but Adam insists that Emilie stay on as part of the family. Her relationships with both the boys and Adam become strained after one son marries a gold-digging viper named Hester.
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1940
Wildcat Bus
MovieAug 23, 1940

Wildcat Bus

A small bus company run by a father/daughter team comes …
A small bus company run by a father/daughter team comes under attack by a group of "wildcatters" who want to put the company out of business so they can take over the profitable Los Angeles-to-San Francisco route.
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1939
Susan Saunders
Child1939

Susan Saunders

Susan Saunders born.
1937
Murder in Greenwich Village
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MovieNov 3, 1937

Murder in Greenwich Village

Murder in Greenwich Village …
Murder in Greenwich Village is a 1937 American mystery film directed by Albert S. Rogell and starring Richard Arlen, Fay Wray and Raymond Walburn. The screenplay involves an heiress who is falsely accused of murder. The film's sets were designed by the art directors Lionel Banks and Stephen Goosson.
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1936
They Met in a Taxi
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MovieSep 9, 1936

They Met in a Taxi

Taxicab driver Jimmy Donlin (Chester Morris) is hailed by …
Taxicab driver Jimmy Donlin (Chester Morris) is hailed by Mary Trenton (Fay Wray), a fashion-store model who is falsely accused of stealing a string of valuable beads while modeling a wedding gown for a socialite bride-to-be. With the aid of his friends Roger Clifton (Raymond Walburn) and pickpocket "Fingers" Garrison (Lionel Stander), he sets out to prove Mary's innocence.
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1935
Bulldog Jack
MovieAug 19, 1935

Bulldog Jack

Bulldog Drummond is injured when his sabotaged car crashes …
Bulldog Drummond is injured when his sabotaged car crashes and Jack Pennington agrees to masquerade as the sleuth. He is enlisted to help Ann Manders find her jeweler grandfather who has been kidnapped by a gang of crooks who want him to copy a valuable necklace they want to steal. Their plan backfires in the British Museum and the film climaxes in an exciting chase on a runaway train in the London Underground.
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The Clairvoyant
MovieJun 7, 1935

The Clairvoyant

Maximus is a low budget trickster who puts on a fake …
Maximus is a low budget trickster who puts on a fake clairvoyant act with his young wife Rene. Act turns to reality when, in the presence of another young lady (Christine), he starts to make startlingly correct predictions. His name becomes famous and he gets richer as he correctly predicts a train wreck and the derby winner. Being around Christine so much causes jealousy to flare in his wife. He only manages to hold on to Rene by promising to stop using his clairvoyance. But then he abruptly predicts a horrific mining accident with 200 deaths. He attempts to warn the miners himself but they reluctantly return to work. When the accident does occur, Maximus finds himself on trial as its cause.
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1934
Woman in the Dark
MovieNov 9, 1934

Woman in the Dark

A paroled prisoner hits a man attacking a woman. He runs …
A paroled prisoner hits a man attacking a woman. He runs away scared that he may have killed him - he did not. From a book "Woman in the Dark" by Dashiell Hammett.
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Cheating Cheaters
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MovieNov 5, 1934

Cheating Cheaters

The Palmers, an apparently wealthy family, move into the …
The Palmers, an apparently wealthy family, move into the house next door to the Lazarres. However, the Palmers are actually a gang of thieves plotting to rob the Lazarres. What the Palmers don't realize is that the Lazarres are also a criminal gang, and they are planning to rob their new wealthy neighbors, the Palmers!
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The Richest Girl in the World
MovieSep 21, 1934

The Richest Girl in the World

Dorothy Hunter is an heiress …
Dorothy Hunter is an heiress of untold wealth. She believes no one will love her for herself and not for her money, so she pretends to be her secretary Sylvia while Sylvia pretends to be Dorothy. The real Dorothy, attracted to handsome young Tony Travers, pushes him to fall in love with the fake Dorothy, believing that if he does, it proves he is only after her money. But Dorothy's scheme is too complicated and begins to backfire, leaving everyone, especially Dorothy, confused about who loves whom.
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Black Moon
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MovieJun 15, 1934

Black Moon

A young girl who lives on a tropical island loses her parents to a …
A young girl who lives on a tropical island loses her parents to a voodoo sacrifice, but although she manages to escape the island, a curse is put on her. Years later, as an adult, she ...
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Viva Villa!
MovieApr 10, 1934

Viva Villa!

After enacting revenge on the overseer who murdered his …
After enacting revenge on the overseer who murdered his father, Pancho Villa becomes a bandit, earning the respect of the poor by brutally attacking the wealthy.
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Once to Every Woman
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MovieMar 24, 1934

Once to Every Woman

Once to Every Woman is a 1934 American black-and-white …
Once to Every Woman is a 1934 American black-and-white Pre-Code film adaptation of A. J. Cronin's short story "Kaleidoscope in 'K'". The film was made by Columbia Pictures and stars Ralph Bellamy and Fay Wray.
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The Countess of Monte Cristo
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MovieMar 19, 1934

The Countess of Monte Cristo

Two movie extras at an …
Two movie extras at an Austrian studio, Janet and Mimi, are not doing so well in their jobs, run away from their jobs with one of the studios luxury cars and expensive prop clothes. They stop at an exclusive mountain hotel, where they are taken for a countess and her maid. Just before they are to be exposed, a burglary is used to cover their nonexistent property and funds, though the burglar turns out to be a conniving suave crook posing as a Baron that now demands Janet become his companion. Another guest, also of dubious background, becomes her protector, but a showdown comes as authorities close in on all of them.
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1933
The Bowery
MovieOct 7, 1933

The Bowery

"In the Gay Nineties New York had grown up into bustles and …
"In the Gay Nineties New York had grown up into bustles and balloon Sleeves ... but The Bowery had grown younger, louder and more rowdy until it was known as the 'Livest Mile on the face of...
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One Sunday Afternoon
MovieSep 1, 1933

One Sunday Afternoon

Hugo and Biff were friends until they met Virginia. Biff could …
Hugo and Biff were friends until they met Virginia. Biff could think of no one but Virginia, but she would never be happy with a big slow bully. So she married Hugo and Biff married Amy just because his Virginia got married. Amy loves Biff, but Biff constantly thinks of Virginia even after Hugo takes his job and has him put into prison for two years.
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The Big Brain
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MovieAug 5, 1933

The Big Brain

The story of a ruthless small time crook's rise from lowly barber …
The story of a ruthless small time crook's rise from lowly barber shop backroom bookie to high stakes international swindler. Max Werner (Stone) goes from the gambling to crooked stocks and bond dealing,getting ever richer. Dodging the law, he flees to England where he follows through with more stock chicanery, setting up phony companies. After a newspaper exposes one of his associates, he double crosses another to take his girlfriend back to America, where a trap awaits him.
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Ann Carver's Profession
MovieJun 9, 1933

Ann Carver's Profession

After graduation from …
After graduation from Hampden University, Bill "Lightning" Graham, a football star, and Ann Carver, who just passed her bar exam, marry. Instead of pursuing a career in law, Ann takes on ...
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King Kong
MovieMar 2, 1933

King Kong

A film crew goes to a tropical island for an exotic location shoot …
A film crew goes to a tropical island for an exotic location shoot and discovers a colossal ape who takes a shine to their female blonde star. He is then captured and brought back to New York City for public exhibition.
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Mystery of the Wax Museum
MovieFeb 17, 1933

Mystery of the Wax Museum

In London, sculptor Ivan Igor …
In London, sculptor Ivan Igor struggles in vain to prevent his partner Worth from burning his wax museum...and his 'children.' Years later, Igor starts a new museum in New York, but his maimed hands confine him to directing lesser artists. People begin disappearing (including a corpse from the morgue); Igor takes a sinister interest in Charlotte Duncan, fiancée of his assistant Ralph, but arouses the suspicions of Charlotte's roommate, wisecracking reporter Florence.
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The Vampire Bat
MovieJan 10, 1933

The Vampire Bat

In the small village of Kleinshloss, the locals are scared with a …
In the small village of Kleinshloss, the locals are scared with a serial killer that is draining the blood of his victims, and the Burgomaster Gustave Schoen is convinced that a vampire is responsible for the deaths. The skeptical police inspector Karl Brettschneider is reluctant to accept the existence of vampires, but the local doctor Otto Von Newman shows literature about cases of vampirism inclusive in Amazon. When the apple street vendor Martha Mueller is murdered, the prime suspect becomes the slow Herman Gleib, a man with a mind of child that loves bats. The group of vigilantes chases Herman, while Dr. Von Newman's housemaid Georgiana is attacked by the killer.
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1932
The Most Dangerous Game
MovieSep 16, 1932

The Most Dangerous Game

After surviving a shipwreck in …
After surviving a shipwreck in reefs not signalized in the maritime charts, the famous hunter Rober "Bob" Rainsford is lodged by the Russian hunter Count Zaroff in his castle in an isolated island. Bob meets Eve Trowbridge and her brother Martin Trowbridge, also survivors of another wrecked vessel and hosted by Zaroff. Soon, Bob and Eve find that they are part of a hunting game plotted by the insane Zarof where they are the prey, and they have to escape and survive until the next morning to Zaroff and his hounds.
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Doctor X
MovieAug 3, 1932

Doctor X

A monster lurks as New York newspaperman Lee Taylor …
A monster lurks as New York newspaperman Lee Taylor investigates one of the "Moon Killer" murders, in which the victims are strangled, cannibalized and surgically incised under the light of the full moon. The trail leads to the cliffside mansion of Dr. Xavier, where the doctor and his colleagues conduct a strange experiment.
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1931
The Unholy Garden
MovieOct 28, 1931

The Unholy Garden

At a hotel in the middle of the Sahara Desert, an old man …
At a hotel in the middle of the Sahara Desert, an old man and his beautiful daughter try to keep the location of a hidden treasure from a collection of thieves and criminals staying at the hotel who are determined to get it. A suave gentleman thief arrives at the hotel one day with his own plan to get the loot, but complications ensue when he begins to fall for the daughter.
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The Finger Points
MovieApr 11, 1931

The Finger Points

Lee is a fresh young kid from the South when he gets a job …
Lee is a fresh young kid from the South when he gets a job with The Press. His first assignment on gangsters gets his name in the paper, the police on a raid and Lee in the hospital. He quickly finds that it is everyone for himself, so he goes into the business of not reporting for a fee. He quickly learns to shake down the gangsters, and with the paper behind him, they leave Lee alone. But the girl he is crazy for will only trade a ring for his going straight.
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Dirigible
MovieFeb 1, 1931

Dirigible

Dirigible commander Jack Braden and Navy pilot 'Frisky' Pierce …
Dirigible commander Jack Braden and Navy pilot 'Frisky' Pierce fight over the glory associated with a successful expedition to the South Pole and the love of beautiful Helen, Frisky's wife. After Braden's dirigible expedition fails, Frisky tries an expedition by plane. Unfortunately he crashes and strands his party at the South Pole. Braden must decide between a risky rescue attempt by dirigible and remaining safely at home with Helen.
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1930
Captain Thunder
MovieDec 27, 1930

Captain Thunder

Victor Varconi plays a charming Mexican bandit gets involved …
Victor Varconi plays a charming Mexican bandit gets involved in several conflicting paradoxical relations, including an alliance with a crooked rival bandit and a beautiful daughter of the governor.
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The Texan
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MovieMay 10, 1930

The Texan

An outlaw, the Llano Kid is the scourge of south Texas and …
An outlaw, the Llano Kid is the scourge of south Texas and a Bible quoting lawman named Thacker. The kid joins a con man in a plot to deceive a wealthy old woman that he's her long-lost son...
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Paramount on Parade
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MovieApr 22, 1930

Paramount on Parade

A musical revue that basically has Paramount stars and …
A musical revue that basically has Paramount stars and contract-players doing things some had never done on screen, and wouldn't again; such as Ruth Chatteron , in a French-café setting singing "My Marine" (written by Richard A. Whiting and Raymond B. Eagan) to a group of U. S. Marines, including Stuart Eriwn, Stanley Smith and Frederic March; Buddy Rogers doing a song-duet with Lillian Roth called "Any Time's the Time to Fall in Love" (written by Elise Jans and Jack King), on a cuckoo-clock set; and Clara Bow singing and dancing in the "True To The Nany Now" number to a group of sailors.
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1929
Pointed Heels
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MovieDec 21, 1929

Pointed Heels

Big-name musical performers experience everyday …
Big-name musical performers experience everyday problems and disappointments during their offstage hours.
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The Four Feathers
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MovieJun 1, 1929

The Four Feathers

When British officer Harry resigns from his regiment, he is …
When British officer Harry resigns from his regiment, he is labeled a coward by his family and friends. Harry receives four white feathers as a mark of a coward. In order to redeem himself ...
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1928
The Wedding March
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MovieOct 6, 1928

The Wedding March

Prince Nikki, Lieutenant of the Guard in pre WWI Vienna, is …
Prince Nikki, Lieutenant of the Guard in pre WWI Vienna, is flat broke, but the only advice he gets from his parents is either to shoot himself or to marry money. During the Chorpus Christi parade his horse accidentaly hurts poor Mitzi, the daughter of inn-keepers in a Viennese suburb, who is, according to the wishes of her parents, going to marry the butcher Schani. When Nikki visits her at the hospital, they fall in love, much to the dislike of her parents and Schani. Nikki's parents, meanwhile have arranged a prospective marriage with Cecilia, the limping daughter of a very rich non-aristocratic industrial. Due to the fact, that Nikki's father is a general in the Austrian-Hungarian Army, resitance is useless. When Mitzi, after hearing of it, is still refusing Schani's proposal, he vowes to shoot Nikki when he leaves the church.
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The First Kiss
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MovieAug 19, 1928

The First Kiss

The story of a decadent family along Maryland's …
The story of a decadent family along Maryland's Chesapeake Bay.
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John Monk Saunders
MarriageJune 1928

John Monk Saunders

John Monk Saunders (November 22, 1897 – March 11, 1940) …
John Monk Saunders (November 22, 1897 – March 11, 1940) was an American novelist, screenwriter, and film director.
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Street of Sin
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MovieMay 26, 1928

Street of Sin

The story is set in the seamy Soho section of London, where …
The story is set in the seamy Soho section of London, where burglar Basher Bill shares bed and board with his sluttish girlfriend Annie. As wicked as they come, Bill softens when he meets virtuous Salvation Army lass Elizabeth.
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The Legion of the Condemned
MovieMar 10, 1928

The Legion of the Condemned

Four young men from …
Four young men from various walks of life sign up for the Lafayette Escadrille, known as "The Legion of the Condemned"
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1907
Fay Wray
BirthSeptember 1907

Fay Wray

Fay Wray was born.
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