Search results for "S. Sylvan Simon"


Son of Lassie (1945) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: Aug 2004

Laddie (Son of Lassie) and his master are trapped in Norway during WW2 - has he inherited his mothers famous courage?  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Peter Lawford  •  Donald Crisp  •  June Lockhart  •  Nigel Bruce

Spring Madness (1938)

A young college man and his best friend both vie for the affections of the same woman while on their Spring Break vacation.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Maureen O'Sullivan  •  Lew Ayres  •  Ruth Hussey  •  Burgess Meredith

Dancing Co Ed (1939)

Right before the dancing Tobius' ought to film a new production, his wife tells Freddy Tobius that she's pregnant. So the producer desperately has to seek a replacement and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Lana Turner  •  Richard Carlson  •  Artie Shaw and His Orchestra  •  Artie Shaw

Four Girls in White (1939)

Young Women go through Nursing School together, each with there own motivation for being there. They learn more than how to be a Nurse.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Florence Rice  •  Una Merkel  •  Ann Rutherford  •  Mary Howard

Dulcy (1940)

A dizzy young woman aranges to turn her inventor-boyfriend's vacation into a chance meeting with a possible investor who happens to be her brother's future father-in-law. And ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Ann Sothern  •  Ian Hunter  •  Roland Young  •  Reginald Gardiner

Sporting Blood (1940) RT Audience 25%

Myles Vanders feuds with hardnosed stable owner Davis Lockwood. Myles takes revenge by romancing and marrying Lockwood's daughter Linda. But as the big race looms nearer, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Robert Young  •  Maureen O'Sullivan  •  Lewis Stone  •  William Gargan

Tish (1942) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: May 2012

In this comedy, the town gossip fills her time running the lives of others. Naturally, she is also a matchmaker.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Marjorie Main  •  ZaSu Pitts  •  Aline MacMahon  •  Susan Peters

The Thrill of Brazil (1946)

Steve, revue producer in Rio de Janeiro, is still in love with his ex-wife Vicki, his star Linda is in love with Steve and Tito is in love with Linda. Because of this they all ...  (more)

GENRES: Music
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Evelyn Keyes  •  Keenan Wynn  •  Ann Miller  •  Allyn Joslyn

Her Husband's Affairs (1947) RT Audience 13%

Bill Weldon is an Ad man who craves his wife Margaret's approval of his work, instead he gets constructive (and on-target) feedback, which he hates. Things get really strange ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Lucille Ball  •  Franchot Tone  •  Edward Everett Horton  •  Mikhail Rasumny

The Cockeyed Miracle (1946)

A 60-ish Maine shipbuilder (Frank Morgan) and his 30-ish father (Keenan Wynn) provide for their family from the hereafter.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Frank Morgan  •  Keenan Wynn  •  Cecil Kellaway  •  Audrey Totter




Whistling in Dixie (1942) RT Audience 80%

DVD release: Dec 1993

Radio sleuth Wally 'The Fox' Benton travels to Georgia with his fiancé Carol to be married; and to help Carol's college chum, Ellamae Downs, solve a mystery involving a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Red Skelton  •  Ann Rutherford  •  George Bancroft  •  Guy Kibbee

Whistling in the Dark (1941) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Apr 1993

The operators of 'Silver Haven', a cultish group bilking gullible rich people out of money, is set to inherit a large sum after the deceased woman's heir also dies. Leader ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Mystery
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Red Skelton  •  Conrad Veidt  •  Ann Rutherford  •  Virginia Grey

Two Girls on Broadway (1940)

DVD release: Jul 2010

Eddie sells his song to a Broadway producer and also lands a job dancing in the musical. He sends for his dance partner-fiancée Molly who brings her younger sister Pat. Upon ...  (more)

GENRES: Romance
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Lana Turner  •  Joan Blondell  •  George Murphy  •  Kent Taylor

A Girl with Ideas (1937)

A rich banker's zany daughter gains control of a large newspaper.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Wendy Barrie  •  Walter Pidgeon  •  Kent Taylor  •  Dorothea Kent

Prescription for Romance (1937)

In this romance, a detective teams up with a count and travels to Budapest in search of an embezzler. While there, the two get involved with a female physician in whose house ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Wendy Barrie  •  Kent Taylor  •  Frank Jenks  •  Mischa Auer

The Crime of Doctor Hallet (1938)

Doctor in jungle works on cure for fever.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Ralph Bellamy  •  Josephine Hutchinson  •  William Gargan  •  Barbara Read

The Nurse from Brooklyn (1938)

A nurse's younger brother is caught in a shootout between a criminal gang and the police, and he is shot and killed. The officer who is accused of shooting the man knows that ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Sally Eilers  •  Paul Kelly  •  Larry J. Blake  •  Maurice Murphy

The Kid from Texas (1939)

A loud-mouthed Texas cowpuncher tries his hand at polo finding himself at odds with high society and trying to save a floundering Wild West show.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  S. Sylvan Simon
CAST:  Dennis O'Keefe  •  Florence Rice  •  John Hubbard  •  Jessie Ralph