Search results for "Dick Jones"


Babes in Toyland (1934) RT 100% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Nov 1999

Ollie Dee and Stanley Dum try to borrow money from their employer, the toymaker, to pay off the mortgage on Mother Peep's shoe and keep it and Little Bo Peep from the clutches ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gus Meins  •  Charley Rogers
CAST:  Stan Laurel  •  Oliver Hardy  •  Charlotte Henry  •  Felix Knight

Knute Rockne, All American (1940)

The story of legendary Notre Dame football player and coach Knute Rockne.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  Pat O'Brien  •  Ronald Reagan  •  Gale Page  •  Donald Crisp

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) RT 94% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Feb 2000

Naive and idealistic Jefferson Smith, leader of the Boy Rangers, is appointed to the United States Senate by the puppet governor of his state. He soon discovers, upon going to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank Capra
CAST:  Jean Arthur  •  James Stewart  •  Claude Rains  •  Edward Arnold

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

The Howards of Virginia (1940) RT Audience 48%

DVD release: Mar 2003

Beautiful young Virginian Jane steps down from her proper aristocratic upbringing when she marries down-to-earth surveyor Matt Howard. Matt joins the Colonial forces in their ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Frank Lloyd
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Martha Scott  •  Cedric Hardwicke  •  Alan Marshal

Virginia City (1940) RT Audience 49%

DVD release: Aug 2008

Union officer Kerry Bradford escapes from a Confederate prison and races to intercept $5 million in gold destined for Confederate coffers. A Confederate sympathizer and a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Michael Curtiz
CAST:  Errol Flynn  •  Miriam Hopkins  •  Randolph Scott  •  Humphrey Bogart

Young Mr. Lincoln (1939) RT 100% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Feb 2006

A fictionalized account of the early life of the American president as a young lawyer facing his greatest court case. Ten years in the life of Abraham Lincoln, before he ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  John Ford
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  Alice Brady  •  Marjorie Weaver  •  Arleen Whelan

Sands of Iwo Jima (1949) RT 100% / Audience 79%

DVD release: May 2001

The relationship between Sergeant Stryker and a group of rebellious recruits is made difficult by the Sergeant's tough training tactics. At Tarawa, the leathernecks have a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Allan Dwan
CAST:  John Wayne  •  John Agar  •  Adele Mara  •  Forrest Tucker

Brigham Young (1940) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Based on the story of the famous Mormon leader, it follows Brigham Young and his challenge to transport his people across the Rocky mountains to settle in Salt Lake City. The ...  (more)

GENRES: History • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Henry Hathaway
CAST:  Tyrone Power  •  Linda Darnell  •  Dean Jagger  •  Brian Donlevy

Love Is on the Air (1937)

A newscaster (Ronald Reagan) gets demoted for exposing the town's criminal activities over the airwaves.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nick Grinde
CAST:  Ronald Reagan  •  June Travis  •  Eddie Acuff  •  Ben Welden




Love Begins at Twenty (1936)

A henpecked husband tries to help his daughter marry the man she loves and his wife loathes.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank McDonald
CAST:  Hugh Herbert  •  Patricia Ellis  •  Warren Hull  •  Hobart Cavanaugh

Sutter's Gold (1936)

Story of the gold strike on an immigrant's property that started the 1849 California Gold Rush.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  James Cruze
CAST:  Edward Arnold  •  Lee Tracy  •  Binnie Barnes  •  Katharine Alexander

The Man Who Dared (1939)

An elderly grandfather proves to be heroic when he takes a stand against local city corruption.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Crane Wilbur
CAST:  Charley Grapewin  •  Jane Bryan  •  Henry O'Neill  •  Elisabeth Risdon

Redwood Forest Trail (1950)

Forest Ranger and singing cowboy, Rex Allen, attempts to save a camp for underprivileged boys with the help of "Alfalfa " Switzer who plays one of the boys.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Philip Ford
CAST:  Rex Allen  •  Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer  •  Jeff Donnell  •  Jane Darwell

36 Hours to Kill (1936)

Duke and Jeanie Benson, an outlaw couple hiding out under assumed names. Duke realizes that he has a winning sweepstake ticket and will win $150,000 if he can cash it in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Eugene Forde
CAST:  Brian Donlevy  •  Gloria Stuart  •  Douglas Fowley  •  Isabel Jewell

Land Beyond the Law (1937)

A wild cowboy changes course and becomes a sheriff after his father is murdered.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  B. Reeves Eason
CAST:  Dick Foran  •  Linda Perry  •  Wayne Morris  •  Frank Orth

The Kid Comes Back (1938)

A ring veteran turns a Texas tenderfoot into a winning fighter.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  B. Reeves Eason
CAST:  Wayne Morris  •  Barton MacLane  •  June Travis  •  Maxie Rosenbloom

The Frontiersmen (1938)

The local school is causing Hoppy problems. First Bar 20 cattle are stolen when Hoppy investigates a problem there. Then the new teacher arrives and disrupts the routine of ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Lesley Selander
CAST:  William Boyd  •  George 'Gabby' Hayes  •  Russell Hayden  •  Evelyn Venable

Adventure in Washington (1941)

A troubled youth is offered the opportunity to serve as a Senate page in Washington, DC.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Herbert Marshall  •  Gene Reynolds  •  Virginia Bruce  •  Samuel S. Hinds