Search results for "Charles Judels"


Love on the Run (1936) RT 80% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jun 2008

A runaway bride and an undercover reporter get caught up in political intrigue as they lead a merry chase across Europe and uncover a spy plot.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  W.S. Van Dyke
CAST:  Joan Crawford  •  Clark Gable  •  Franchot Tone  •  Reginald Owen

Maytime (1937) RT Audience 88%

DVD release: Jul 2012

An opera star's manager tries to stop her romance with a penniless singer.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Z. Leonard
CAST:  Jeanette MacDonald  •  Nelson Eddy  •  John Barrymore  •  Herman Bing

Ninotchka (1939) RT 97% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Sep 2005

A stern Russian woman sent to Paris on official business finds herself attracted to a man who represents everything she is supposed to detest.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ernst Lubitsch
CAST:  Greta Garbo  •  Melvyn Douglas  •  Ina Claire  •  Sig Ruman

One Hour with You (1932) RT 100% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Feb 2008

Andre and Colette Bertier are happily married. When Colette introduces her husband to her flirtatious best friend, Mitzi, he does his best to resist her advances. But she is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Cukor  •  Ernst Lubitsch
CAST:  Maurice Chevalier  •  Jeanette MacDonald  •  Genevieve Tobin  •  Charles Ruggles

Pinocchio (1940) RT 100% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Mar 2009

Lonely toymaker Geppetto has his wishes answered when the Blue Fairy arrives to bring his wooden puppet Pinocchio to life. Before becoming a real boy, however, Pinocchio must ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Hamilton Luske  •  Ben Sharpsteen
CAST:  Cliff Edwards  •  Evelyn Venable  •  Mel Blanc  •  Frankie Darro

Stranger on the Third Floor (1940) RT 83% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Oct 1991

Newspaper reporter John McGuire plunges into a nightmare of guilt, fearing that his "evidence" has sentenced the wrong man to death. A stunning example of cinematic ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Boris Ingster
CAST:  Peter Lorre  •  John McGuire  •  Margaret Tallichet  •  Charles Waldron

The Life of the Party (1930)

Two gold diggers (Winnie Lightner, Irene Delroy) try a French dressmaker, two Mr. Smiths and Havana.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Roy Del Ruth
CAST:  Winnie Lightner  •  Irene Delroy  •  Charles Butterworth  •  Jack Whiting

Whistle Stop (1946) RT Audience 22%

When beautiful Mary returns to her "whistle stop" home town, long-standing feelings of animosity between two of her old boyfriends leads to robbery and murder.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Léonide Moguy
CAST:  George Raft  •  Ava Gardner  •  Victor McLaglen  •  Tom Conway

Idiot's Delight (1939) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Mar 2009

A group of disparate travelers are caught are thrown together in a posh Alpine hotel when the borders are closed at the start of WWII.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Clarence Brown
CAST:  Norma Shearer  •  Clark Gable  •  Edward Arnold  •  Charles Coburn

I Dood It (1943) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Jan 1992

Constance Shaw, a Broadway dance star, and Joseph Rivington Reynolds, a keen fan of hers, marry after she breaks up with her fiancé. Connie thinks Joseph owns a gold mine, but ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Vincente Minnelli
CAST:  Red Skelton  •  Eleanor Powell  •  Richard Ainley  •  Patricia Dane




Enchanted April (1935) RT Audience 100%

Mrs. Lotty Wilkins is an unhappily wife whom's life husband and romance have departed. In order to possibly salvage some of the missing elements in her life she rents an old ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Harry Beaumont
CAST:  Ann Harding  •  Frank Morgan  •  Katharine Alexander  •  Reginald Owen

Live, Love and Learn (1937) RT Audience 30%

Robert Montgomery plays a starving artist who impulsively marries heiress Rosalind Russell. He doesn't care if his art sells, but with her encouragement he becomes quite ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  George Fitzmaurice
CAST:  Robert Montgomery  •  Rosalind Russell  •  Robert Benchley  •  Helen Vinson

Song of the City (1937)

A carefree San Francisco bachelor rediscovers life's values when he's rescued from the sea by an Italian fisherman with a wise and earthy family. Drama.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Errol Taggart
CAST:  Dean Jagger  •  Margaret Lindsay  •  J. Carrol Naish  •  Nat Pendleton

Lady of the Tropics (1939) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Feb 2016

Playboy Bill Carey woos a half-caste beauty in French Indochina, but her second-class legal status makes a formidable barrier.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jack Conway
CAST:  Robert Taylor  •  Hedy Lamarr  •  Joseph Schildkraut  •  Gloria Franklin

Florian (1940)

Set against the backdrop of WWI Europe, a man and woman of different classes are brought together by their love of Lippizan horses.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Edwin L. Marin
CAST:  Robert Young  •  Helen Gilbert  •  Charles Coburn  •  Lee Bowman

I'll Wait for You (1941)

DVD release: May 2012

'Lucky' Wilson, a smooth, amoral front man working for New York gangster Tony Berolli, gets everything he wants, from the best tables at nightclubs to the most glamourous ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert B. Sinclair
CAST:  Robert Sterling  •  Marsha Hunt  •  Virginia Weidler  •  Paul Kelly

Fight for Your Lady (1937)

Wrestling trainer puts himself in charge of a singer's love life when the singer is jilted by a rich girl.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Benjamin Stoloff
CAST:  John Boles  •  Jack Oakie  •  Ida Lupino  •  Margot Grahame

The Life of the Party (1937)

A singer finds another heir (Gene Raymond) to marry, to avoid the one (Joe Penner) her mother found.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  William A. Seiter
CAST:  Joe Penner  •  Gene Raymond  •  Harry Parke  •  Harriet Hilliard

When's Your Birthday? (1937)

Some shady characters discover that a sad sack nightclub bus boy has the ability to predict outcomes of races and other events through astrology.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Harry Beaumont
CAST:  Joe E. Brown  •  Marian Marsh  •  Fred Keating  •  Edgar Kennedy

Flirting with Fate (1938)

A troupe of traveling entertainers become stranded in Paraguay.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Frank McDonald
CAST:  Joe E. Brown  •  Leo Carrillo  •  Beverly Roberts  •  Wynne Gibson