Alice Pearce

The Belle of New York (1952)

In squeaky-clean New York at the turn of the century, playboy Charlie Hill falls so much in love that he can walk on air. The object of his affections is beautiful Angela Bonfils, a mission house worker in the Bowery. He promises to reform his dissolute life, even ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Walters
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  Vera-Ellen  •  Marjorie Main  •  Keenan Wynn
The Glass Bottom Boat (1966)

Bruce (Rod Taylor), the owner of a aerospace company, is infatuated with Jennifer (Doris Day) and hires her to be his biographer so that he can be near her and win her affections. Is she actually a Russian spy trying to obtain aerospace secrets?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Tashlin
CAST:  Doris Day  •  Rod Taylor  •  Arthur Godfrey  •  John McGiver
The Opposite Sex (1956)

Former radio singer Kay learns from her gossipy friends that her husband, Steve, has had an affair with chorus girl Crystal. Devastated, Kay tries to ignore the information, but when Crystal performs one of her musical numbers at a charity benefit, she breaks down ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Miller
CAST:  June Allyson  •  Joan Collins  •  Dolores Gray  •  Leslie Nielsen
Kiss Me, Stupid (1964)

While traveling home from Vegas, an amorous lounge singer named Dino gets conned by a local mechanic/songwriter into staying in town for the night. The mechanic's songwriting partner, Orville, offers Dino his home for overnight lodging and enlists a local ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Billy Wilder
CAST:  Dean Martin  •  Kim Novak  •  Ray Walston  •  Felicia Farr
Tammy and the Doctor (1963)

Tammy becomes a nurse's aide, works in a hospital, cares for an old rich woman, and causes romantic commotion in the life of Dr. Mark Cheswick.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harry Keller
CAST:  Sandra Dee  •  Peter Fonda  •  Macdonald Carey  •  Margaret Lindsay
Dear Heart (1964)

A lonely Ohio spinster hopes to find romance when she travels to New York City for a postmasters' convention.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Delbert Mann
CAST:  Geraldine Page  •  Glenn Ford  •  Angela Lansbury  •  Barbara Nichols
One Exciting Week (1946)

The citizens of the small town of Midburg are thrilled when one of their native sons, Dan Flannery, becomes a war hero while serving in the Merchant Marines. But before arriving he is stricken with amnesia and falls in with a gang of crooks...  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Beaudine
CAST:  Alice Pearce  •  Pinky Lee  •  Jerome Cowan  •  Shemp Howard
Bus Riley's Back in Town (1965)

Bus Riley returns to his small town after time in the army. On his return, his ex-girlfriend wants to resume their relationship. The only problem is she has married in the mean time. Searching for fulfilment in his life, Bus decides to get a job with his gay friend ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harvey Hart
CAST:  Ann-Margret  •  Michael Parks  •  Janet Margolin  •  Brad Dexter
My Six Loves (1963)

A celebrated actress discovers six runaway children living on her country property.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gower Champion
The Disorderly Orderly (1964)

The Disorderly Orderly is a 1964 American comedy film released by Paramount Pictures, and starring Jerry Lewis. The film was produced by Paul Jones with a screenplay by director Frank Tashlin, based on a story by Norm Liebermann and Ed Haas.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Tashlin
CAST:  Jerry Lewis  •  Karen Sharpe  •  Glenda Farrell  •  Everett Sloane
On the Town (1949)

Three sailors - Gabey, Chip and Ozzie - let loose on a 24-hour pass in New York and the Big Apple will never be the same! Gabey falls head over heels for "Miss Turnstiles of the Month" (he thinks she's a high society deb when she's really a 'cooch dancer at Coney ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gene Kelly  •  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Gene Kelly  •  Frank Sinatra  •  Jules Munshin  •  Betty Garrett
The Thrill of It All (1963)

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The story of the film centres around urban housewife Beverly Boyer (Doris Day) and her husband, a successful gynaecologist and devoted family man, Gerald (James Garner). Beverly is offered the opportunity to star for a television commercial advertising soap. After ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Norman Jewison
CAST:  Doris Day  •  James Garner  •  Arlene Francis  •  Edward Andrews