Search results for "Christian Rub"

Captains Courageous (1937) RT 93% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jan 2006

Harvey, the arrogant and spoiled son of an indulgent absentee-father, falls overboard from a transatlantic steamship and is rescued by a fishing vessel on the Grand Banks. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Victor Fleming
CAST:  Freddie Bartholomew  •  Spencer Tracy  •  Lionel Barrymore  •  Melvyn Douglas

Dracula's Daughter (1936) RT 46% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Sep 1992

A countess from Transylvania seeks a psychiatrist’s help to cure her vampiric cravings.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Lambert Hillyer
CAST:  Otto Kruger  •  Gloria Holden  •  Edward Van Sloan  •  Gilbert Emery

Fury (1936)

When a prisoner barely survives a lynch mob attack and is presumed dead, he vindictively decides to frame the mob for his murder.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Fritz Lang
CAST:  Sylvia Sidney  •  Spencer Tracy  •  Walter Abel  •  Bruce Cabot

Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936) RT 89% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Feb 2000

Longfellow Deeds lives in a small town, leading a small town kind of life. When a relative dies and leaves Deeds a fortune, Longfellow moves to the big city where he becomes ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Capra
CAST:  Gary Cooper  •  Jean Arthur  •  George Bancroft  •  Lionel Stander

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

All This, and Heaven Too (1940) RT 83% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Apr 2008

When lovely and virtuous governess Henriette Deluzy comes to educate the children of the debonair Duc de Praslin, a royal subject to King Louis-Philippe and the husband of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anatole Litvak
CAST:  Bette Davis  •  Charles Boyer  •  Jeffrey Lynn  •  Barbara O'Neil

Secrets of the French Police (1932)

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 ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  A. Edward Sutherland
CAST:  Frank Morgan  •  Gwili Andre  •  Gregory Ratoff  •  Rochelle Hudson

No Other Woman (1933) RT Audience 73%

A steelworker and his aspiring wife make millions when they become partners in a dyeworks. Unfortunately, success does not bring happiness.  (more)

DIRECTION:  J. Walter Ruben
CAST:  Irene Dunne  •  Charles Bickford  •  Gwili Andre  •  Eric Linden

The Fountain (1934) RT 51% / Audience 74%

DVD release: May 2007

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 ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Cromwell
CAST:  Ann Harding  •  Brian Aherne  •  Paul Lukas  •  Jean Hersholt

A Dog of Flanders (1935) RT 21% / Audience 63%

DVD release: May 2003

Adaptation of Ouida's sentimental classic about a poor Flemish boy (Frankie Thomas) whose ambition is to become a painter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward Sloman
CAST:  Frankie Thomas  •  O.P. Heggie  •  Helen Parrish  •  Ann Shoemaker

We're Only Human (1935)

A cop, who plays by his own rules, brings down a notorious gangster.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  James Flood
CAST:  Preston Foster  •  Jane Wyatt  •  James Gleason  •  Jane Darwell

Music in the Air (1934)

Constantly quarrelling couple decide to try the jealousy angle when a naive young couple comes along.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
CAST:  Gloria Swanson  •  John Boles  •  Douglass Montgomery  •  June Lang

When Love Is Young (1937)

In this drama, a girl from a small town in Pennsylvania dreams of being a star while she goes to school. The trouble is, no one notices her. Later a mentor turns her into a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
CAST:  Virginia Bruce  •  Kent Taylor  •  Walter Brennan  •  Greta Meyer

Professor Beware (1938)

Egyptologist, Dean Lambert (Lloyd), accused of car-theft, skips bail and begins a cross-country trek to join a group in New York headed for Egypt. With the police close on his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Elliott Nugent
CAST:  Harold Lloyd  •  Phyllis Welch  •  Raymond Walburn  •  Lionel Stander

Mary Stevens, M.D. (1933)

A woman doctor decides to have a baby without benefit of marriage.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  Kay Francis  •  Lyle Talbot  •  Glenda Farrell  •  Thelma Todd

I'll Give a Million (1938)

After saving a tramp from suicide, a millionaire takes his clothing and disappears. Word is out that he will give a million dollars to anyone who is kind to a tramp.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Walter Lang
CAST:  Warner Baxter  •  Marjorie Weaver  •  Peter Lorre  •  Jean Hersholt

Leather Burners (1943)

As rustled cattle have mysteriously disappeared, Johnny sends for his friend Hoppy, Hoppy arrives and immediately suspects Dan Slack. Realizing his telegram about Slack was ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Joseph Henabery
CAST:  William Boyd  •  Andy Clyde  •  Jay Kirby  •  Victor Jory

No Greater Glory (1934) RT Audience 60%

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. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  George P. Breakston  •  Jimmy Butler  •  Jackie Searl  •  Frankie Darro

Fall Guy (1947) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Feb 2005

A drugged man covered in blood is picked up by police. Before the cops can get answers the man escapes in search of answers to the mystery himself.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Reginald Le Borg
CAST:  Leo Penn  •  Robert Armstrong  •  Teala Loring  •  Elisha Cook, Jr.