Search results for "Arthur Treacher"

Mary Poppins (1964) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Mar 1998

A magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  Dick Van Dyke  •  David Tomlinson  •  Glynis Johns

Magnificent Obsession (1935) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Jan 2009

A playboy tries to redeem himself after his careless behavior causes a great man's death.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John M. Stahl
CAST:  Irene Dunne  •  Robert Taylor  •  Charles Butterworth  •  Betty Furness

Satan Met a Lady (1936) RT Audience 20%

DVD release: Feb 1991

In the second screen version of The Maltese Falcon, a detective is caught between a lying seductress and a lady jewel thief.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  William Dieterle
CAST:  Bette Davis  •  Warren William  •  Alison Skipworth  •  Arthur Treacher

Swing Out, Sister (1945)

Universal cowboy star Rod Cameron plays Geoffrey, conductor of a high-toned symphony orchestra. Secretly harboring the desire to become a swingin' jazz trumpeter, Geoffrey ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Edward C. Lilley
CAST:  Rod Cameron  •  Billie Burke  •  Arthur Treacher  •  Frances Raeburn

Thin Ice (1937)

Swiss hotel ski instructor (Henie) falls in love with a man (Power) who goes skiing every morning.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lanfield
CAST:  Sonja Henie  •  Tyrone Power  •  Arthur Treacher  •  Raymond Walburn

The Personal History, Adventures, Experience, and Observation of David Copperfield the Younger (1935)

Charles Dickens' classic tale of an orphaned boy's fight for happiness and the colorful characters who help and hinder him.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Freddie Bartholomew  •  Frank Lawton  •  Edna May Oliver  •  Basil Rathbone

That Midnight Kiss (1949) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Jul 2007

Opera singer Prudence Budell (Kathryn Grayson), overhears truck driver Johnny Donnetti (Mario Lanza) singing opera, and persuades her opera company to give him a chance in her ...  (more)

GENRES: Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Norman Taurog
CAST:  Kathryn Grayson  •  Mario Lanza  •  José Iturbi  •  Ethel Barrymore

A Little Princess (1939) RT Audience 100%

The classic Shirley Temple film in which a little girl goes in search of her father who is reported missing by the military during the Second Boer War.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Walter Lang
CAST:  Shirley Temple  •  Richard Greene  •  Anita Louise  •  Ian Hunter

The Winning Ticket (1935)

A barber tries to find the winning lottery ticket he hid from his moralistic wife.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Charles Reisner
CAST:  Leo Carrillo  •  Louise Fazenda  •  Ted Healy  •  Irene Hervey

Bridal Suite (1939)

A carefree playboy with an aversion to marriage falls for a lass he meets in the French Alps.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Wilhelm Thiele
CAST:  Robert Young  •  Annabella  •  Walter Connolly  •  Billie Burke

Orchids to You (1935)

An unlikely courtroom romance blooms between a flower-shop owner and her unscrupulous landlord's married attorney.  (more)

DIRECTION:  William A. Seiter
CAST:  John Boles  •  Jean Muir  •  Charles Butterworth  •  Ruthelma Stevens

The Daring Young Man (1935)

The Daring Young Man is hotshot-reporter Don McLane, played by James Dunn. Always on the prowl for a good story, McLane is persistently outscooped by his rival, sob sister ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  William A. Seiter
CAST:  James Dunn  •  Mae Clarke  •  Neil Hamilton  •  Sidney Toler

That's the Spirit (1945)

A vaudeville performer returns from the dead to help his wife and daughter, who are being dominated by a greedy banker.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Charles Lamont
CAST:  Peggy Ryan  •  Jack Oakie  •  June Vincent  •  Gene Lockhart

Slave Girl (1947)

Tongue-in-cheek adventure tale of an American attempting to free sailors held as hostages and becoming involved in middle-East tribal wars.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Charles Lamont
CAST:  Yvonne De Carlo  •  George Brent  •  Broderick Crawford  •  Albert Dekker

The Case Against Mrs. Ames (1936)

An attorney falls for the woman he's representing on a murder charge.  (more)

DIRECTION:  William A. Seiter
CAST:  Madeleine Carroll  •  George Brent  •  Beulah Bondi  •  Arthur Treacher

Personal Maid's Secret (1935)

A longtime maid for New York socialites watches from afar as the daughter she once gave up is raised by others. Director Arthur Greville Collins' 1935 film stars Ruth Donnelly ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Arthur Greville Collins
CAST:  Warren Hull  •  Anita Louise  •  Ruth Donnelly  •  Margaret Lindsay

My Lucky Star (1938)

George Cabot Jr., the son of a department store owner, enrolls Kristina Nielsen, the store's sports clerk, at a university to use her as an advertisement for their fashion ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Roy Del Ruth
CAST:  Sonja Henie  •  Richard Greene  •  Joan Davis  •  Cesar Romero

Chip Off the Old Block (1944)

The son of a strict Navy officer falls for the daughter of a musical-comedy star.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Charles Lamont
CAST:  Donald O'Connor  •  Peggy Ryan  •  Ann Blyth  •  Helen Vinson

Splendor (1935) RT 58% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Nov 1999

When Brighton Lorrimore returns home with his new bride, Phyllis, his family make their disappointment in his choice obvious. Facing bankruptcy and the loss of their mansion ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Elliott Nugent
CAST:  Joel McCrea  •  Miriam Hopkins  •  Paul Cavanagh  •  Billie Burke

Always in Trouble (1938)

Jane's dad (Tombes) is an oil field worker who comes into a fortune and is then pushed into society by his wife.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Joseph Santley
CAST:  Jane Withers  •  Jean Rogers  •  Arthur Treacher  •  Robert Kellard