Search results for "Cliff Edwards"

Gone with the Wind (1939) RT 94% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Mar 2000

The spoiled daughter of a well-to-do plantation owner is forced to use every means at her disposal to claw her way out of poverty, following Maj. Gen. William Sherman's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Victor Fleming
CAST:  Vivien Leigh  •  Clark Gable  •  Olivia de Havilland  •  Thomas Mitchell

Dumbo (1941) RT 97% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Dumbo is a baby elephant born with oversized ears and a supreme lack of confidence. But thanks to his even more diminutive buddy -- Timothy the Mouse -- the pint-sized ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Wilfred Jackson  •  Jack Kinney  •  Ben Sharpsteen  •  Bill Roberts  •  Samuel Armstrong  •  Norm Ferguson
CAST:  Sterling Holloway  •  Herman Bing  •  John McLeish  •  Edward Brophy

Fun and Fancy Free (1947)

Jiminy Cricket hosts two Disney animated shorts: “Bongo,” about a circus bear escaping to the wild, and “Mickey and the Beanstalk,” a take on the famous fairy tale.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Hamilton Luske  •  Jack Kinney  •  William Morgan  •  Bill Roberts
CAST:  Edgar Bergen  •  Dinah Shore  •  Mortimer Snerd  •  Luana Patten

His Girl Friday (1940) RT 97% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Dec 2004

Hildy, the journalist former wife of newspaper editor Walter Burns, visits his office to inform him that she's engaged and will be getting remarried the next day. Walter can't ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Howard Hawks
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Rosalind Russell  •  Ralph Bellamy  •  Gene Lockhart

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

That's Entertainment! (1974)

Various MGM stars from yesterday present their favorite musical moments from the studio's 50 year history.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Jack Haley Jr.
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  Bing Crosby  •  Gene Kelly  •  Peter Lawford

The Hollywood Revue of 1929 (1929) RT 40% / Audience 17%

An all-star revue featuring MGM contract players.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Charles Reisner
CAST:  Conrad Nagel  •  Jack Benny  •  John Gilbert  •  Norma Shearer

The Sin of Madelon Claudet (1931) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: Feb 1991

Out of jail for a crime she did not commit, Madelon turns to prostitution and thievery to send her illegitimate son to medical school.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edgar Selwyn
CAST:  Helen Hayes  •  Lewis Stone  •  Neil Hamilton  •  Cliff Edwards

Hell Divers (1932)

Wallace Beery and Clark Gable star as two rowdy Naval crewmen who work hard at sea and play harder on land.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George W. Hill
CAST:  Wallace Beery  •  Clark Gable  •  Conrad Nagel  •  Dorothy Jordan

That's Entertainment! III (1994) RT 100% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Some of MGM'S musical stars review the studios history of musicals. From The Hollywood Revue of 1929 to Brigadoon, from the first musical talkies to Gene Kelly in Singin' in ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Michael J. Sheridan  •  Bud Friedgen
CAST:  June Allyson  •  Cyd Charisse  •  Lena Horne  •  Howard Keel

George White's 1935 Scandals (1935)

DVD release: Dec 2013

A Brodway producer discovers new talent in a small Georgia town and brings them to New York for his new show.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  George White
CAST:  Alice Faye  •  James Dunn  •  George White  •  Ned Sparks

Young Bride (1932)

A newlywed discovers her husband is a cheating phony.  (more)

DIRECTION:  William A. Seiter
CAST:  Helen Twelvetrees  •  Eric Linden  •  Arline Judge  •  Roscoe Ates

Doughboys (1930) RT Audience 44%

DVD release: Jan 1993

Elmer, rich society loafer, falls for Mary, but she'll have nothing to do with him until (mistakenly thinking that he's hiring a new chauffeur) he accidentally volunteers for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward Sedgwick
CAST:  Buster Keaton  •  Sally Eilers  •  Cliff Edwards  •  Edward Brophy

Way Out West (1930) RT 100% / Audience 91%

Wise-guy carnival barker Windy bilks a group of cowboys out of their money, gets caught and is forced into working off the debt on their ranch. He falls in love with Molly, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Fred Niblo
CAST:  William Haines  •  Leila Hyams  •  Polly Moran  •  Cliff Edwards

Shipmates (1931)

A sailor falls in love with the admiral's daughter but finds they can't marry because of his lowly rank.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Harry A. Pollard
CAST:  Robert Montgomery  •  Ernest Torrence  •  Dorothy Jordan  •  Hobart Bosworth

Sidewalks of New York (1931) RT Audience 18%

DVD release: Dec 1993

A dim-witted slumlord tries to reform a gang of urban boys (and impress an attractive young woman) by transforming their rough neighborhood into a more decent place.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Jules White  •  Zion Myers
CAST:  Buster Keaton  •  Anita Page  •  Cliff Edwards  •  Frank Rowan

Stepping Out (1931)

After catching their husbands with other women, two wives go on a girls-only vacation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Reisner
CAST:  Charlotte Greenwood  •  Reginald Denny  •  Leila Hyams  •  Lilian Bond

Bad Guy (1937)

A power-company troubleshooter (Bruce Cabot) has his brother (Edward Norris) get him out of prison by running high voltage to the bars of his cell.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Edward L. Cahn
CAST:  Bruce Cabot  •  Virginia Grey  •  Edward Norris  •  Jean Chatburn

Between Two Women (1937) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Mar 2004

Allen Meighan, an intern, assures himself residency at 'General Hospital', when he saves the life of a man trapped in an explosion. Allen is in love with student nurse, Claire ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George B. Seitz
CAST:  Franchot Tone  •  Maureen O'Sullivan  •  Virginia Bruce  •  Leonard Penn

The Women Men Marry (1937)

A newsman (George Murphy) with a no-good wife (Claire Dodd) exposes a religious racket with a newswoman (Josephine Hutchinson) who loves him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Errol Taggart
CAST:  George Murphy  •  Josephine Hutchinson  •  Claire Dodd  •  Sidney Blackmer