Search results for "Betty Grable"

Cavalcade (1933) RT 59% / Audience 26%

DVD release: Aug 2013

A cavalcade of English life from New Year's Eve 1899 until 1933 seen through the eyes of well-to-do Londoners Jane and Robert Marryot. Amongst events touching their family are ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Lloyd
CAST:  Diana Wynyard  •  Clive Brook  •  Una O'Connor  •  Herbert Mundin

Follow the Fleet (1936) RT 78% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Aug 2005

When the fleet puts in at San Francisco, sailor Bake Baker tries to rekindle the flame with his old dancing partner, Sherry Martin, while Bake's buddy Bilge Smith romances ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mark Sandrich
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  Ginger Rogers  •  Randolph Scott  •  Harriet Hilliard

How to Marry a Millionaire (1953) RT 83% / Audience 78%

DVD release: May 2001

Three women set out to find eligible millionaires to marry, but find true love in the process.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jean Negulesco
CAST:  Betty Grable  •  Marilyn Monroe  •  Lauren Bacall  •  David Wayne

I Wake Up Screaming (1941) RT 80% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jun 2006

A young promoter (Mature) is accused of the murder of Vicky Lynn (Landis), a young actress he "discovered" as a waitress while out with ex-actor Robin Ray and gossip columnist ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  H. Bruce Humberstone
CAST:  Betty Grable  •  Victor Mature  •  Carole Landis  •  Laird Cregar

The Gay Divorcee (1934) RT 100% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Oct 2006

Guy Holden falls for Mimi Glossop without knowing she's married. She's trying to get a divorce, so her dizzy aunt and incompetent lawyer hire a professional correspondent to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mark Sandrich
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  Ginger Rogers  •  Alice Brady  •  Edward Everett Horton

A Yank in the R.A.F. (1941)

Tyrone Power is a pilots' pilot, but he doesn't believe in anything beyond his own abilities. He gets into trouble by flying a new fighter directly to Canada instead of to New ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Henry King
CAST:  Tyrone Power  •  Betty Grable  •  John Sutton  •  Reginald Gardiner

Moon Over Miami (1941) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Jun 2006

Kay, Barbara and Susan Latimer come into a small legacy when they expected a large one, then abandon the Texas greasy-spoon where they work to hunt in Miami for rich husbands, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Walter Lang
CAST:  Don Ameche  •  Betty Grable  •  Robert Cummings  •  Jack Haley

Hold 'Em Jail (1932) RT Audience 33%

Two yokels are framed and sent to prison, but wind up playing football on the warden's championship team.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Norman Taurog
CAST:  Bert Wheeler  •  Robert Woolsey  •  Edna May Oliver  •  Edgar Kennedy

Student Tour (1934)

Early '30s musical about a college rowing team and their cheering squad, all on a world tour.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Reisner
CAST:  Jimmy Durante  •  Charles Butterworth  •  Phil Regan  •  Maxine Doyle

By Your Leave (1934)

A bored couple facing middle-age succumbs to wandering eyes.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Corrigan
CAST:  Frank Morgan  •  Genevieve Tobin  •  Neil Hamilton  •  Marian Nixon

Old Man Rhythm (1935)

Romantic rivalries between father and son enrolled at the same college.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Edward Ludwig
CAST:  Charles "Buddy" Rogers  •  George Barbier  •  Barbara Kent  •  Grace Bradley

Don't Turn 'em Loose (1936)

A conscientious attorney who is a member of the State Parole Board, finds his own son, using an alias, up for parole and makes the decision to cast the approving vote.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Benjamin Stoloff
CAST:  Lewis Stone  •  James Gleason  •  Bruce Cabot  •  Louise Latimer

The Day the Bookies Wept (1939)

A pigeon breeder is hired to train a racehorse that wins only when it drinks beer. Comedy.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Leslie Goodwins
CAST:  Joe Penner  •  Betty Grable  •  Richard Lane  •  Thurston Hall

Do You Love Me (1946)

Katharine Hilliard, mousy dean of a stuffy music school, meets and is insulted by swing band leader Barry Clayton on a train. To "show" him she takes a friend's advice, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gregory Ratoff
CAST:  Maureen O'Hara  •  Dick Haymes  •  Harry James  •  Reginald Gardiner

My Blue Heaven (1950) RT Audience 61%

DVD release: Jun 2006

Radio star Kitty Moran, long married to partner Jack, finds she's pregnant, but miscarries. For a change, the couple turn their act into a series on early TV and try to adopt ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Henry Koster
CAST:  Betty Grable  •  Dan Dailey  •  David Wayne  •  Jane Wyatt

Call Me Mister (1951)

A G.I. in occupied Japan tries to re-woo his old love, who's putting on a show for the troops.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  Betty Grable  •  Dan Dailey  •  Danny Thomas  •  Dale Robertson

Four Jills in a Jeep (1944) RT Audience 56%

DVD release: Oct 2008

Reenactments of actual USO experiences of its female stars entertaining troops overseas.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  William A. Seiter
CAST:  Kay Francis  •  Carole Landis  •  Martha Raye  •  Mitzi Mayfair

Man About Town (1939)

Producer Bob Temple, who's brought an American show to London, loves his star Diana, but she won't take him seriously as a lover. To show her, he picks up stranger Lady ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Mark Sandrich
CAST:  Jack Benny  •  Dorothy Lamour  •  Edward Arnold  •  Binnie Barnes

When My Baby Smiles at Me (1948) RT Audience 33%

Bonny Kane and 'Skid' Johnson are vaudeville performers in the 1920s. The two of them suffer marital difficulties when Skid gets an offer to appear on Broadway while Bonny ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Walter Lang
CAST:  Betty Grable  •  Dan Dailey  •  Jack Oakie  •  June Havoc

Meet Me After the Show (1951)

A Broadway star devises a scheme to win back her husband when she suspects he's being unfaithful.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Sale
CAST:  Betty Grable  •  Macdonald Carey  •  Rory Calhoun  •  Eddie Albert