Search results for "El Brendel"


Wings (1927) RT 95% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Jan 2012

Two young men, one rich, one middle class, both in love with the same woman, become US Air Corps fighter pilots and, eventually, heroic flying aces during World War I. Devoted ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  William A. Wellman
CAST:  Clara Bow  •  Charles "Buddy" Rogers  •  Richard Arlen  •  Jobyna Ralston

Just Imagine (1930) RT Audience 50%

New York, 1980: airplanes have replaced cars, numbers have replaced names, pills have replaced food, government-arranged marriages have replaced love, and test tube babies ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Music • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  David Butler
CAST:  El Brendel  •  Maureen O'Sullivan  •  John Garrick  •  Marjorie White

The Big Trail (1930) RT 100% / Audience 67%

DVD release: May 2003

Breck Coleman leads a wagon train of pioneers through Indian attack, storms, deserts, swollen rivers, down cliffs and so on while looking for the murder of a trapper and ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Raoul Walsh
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Marguerite Churchill  •  El Brendel  •  Tully Marshall

West of Broadway (1931)

A wealthy soldier returns home after WWI, discovers his socialite fiancee no longer wants to marry him, and weds an admitted gold-digger he's just met after a night of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Harry Beaumont
CAST:  John Gilbert  •  El Brendel  •  Lois Moran  •  Madge Evans

Gallant Sons (1940) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Apr 2012

When a teenager's father is accused of murder, the boy and his high-school classmates set out to find the real killer.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  George B. Seitz
CAST:  Jackie Cooper  •  Bonita Granville  •  Gene Reynolds  •  Gail Patrick

The Meanest Gal in Town (1934)

A stranded actress turned manicurist affects the lives of people in a small American town.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Russell Mack
CAST:  ZaSu Pitts  •  Pert Kelton  •  El Brendel  •  James Gleason

The Spider (1931)

Lowe plays Chatrand the Great, a magician with great hypnotic and magical powers. During his evening performance at an upscale theater, a murder occurs. A hand wearing a ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  Kenneth MacKenna  •  William Cameron Menzies
CAST:  Edmund Lowe  •  Lois Moran  •  El Brendel  •  John Arledge

Risky Business (1939)

Radio commentator Dan Clifford takes desperate chances to save the life of a young girl who has been kidnapped.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Arthur Lubin
CAST:  George Murphy  •  Dorothea Kent  •  Eduardo Ciannelli  •  Leon Ames

The House of Fear (1939)

A detective goes undercover as a producer to investigate an actor's murder, which occurred during the performance of a play...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joe May
CAST:  William Gargan  •  Irene Hervey  •  Dorothy Arnold  •  Alan Dinehart

Happy Landing (1938)

DVD release: Feb 1994

Bandleader (Romero) and manager (Ameche) discover skater (Henie) in Norway. They become rivals as she returns with them to America.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Roy Del Ruth
CAST:  Sonja Henie  •  Don Ameche  •  Jean Hersholt  •  Ethel Merman




Career Woman (1936)

A young woman graduates from a New York City law school, returns to her small hometown, and finds her first case is defending a childhood friend accused of murder. Director ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Lewis Seiler
CAST:  Claire Trevor  •  Michael Whalen  •  Isabel Jewell  •  Gene Lockhart

Valley of the Giants (1938)

A lumberman takes on a sleezy corporate giant wanting to move in and do whatever it takes to drive everyone else out of business.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  William Keighley
CAST:  Wayne Morris  •  Claire Trevor  •  Frank McHugh  •  Alan Hale

You Never Know Women (1926)

You Never Know Women is a thrilling romance that constructs a combustible love triangle between a Russian dancer, a handsome escape artist, and a wealthy broker. Vera Janova ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  William A. Wellman
CAST:  Clive Brook  •  Florence Vidor  •  Lowell Sherman  •  El Brendel

Captain Caution (1940)

When her father dies, a young girl helps a young man take command of the ship to fight the British during the war of 1812.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Wallace
CAST:  Victor Mature  •  Louise Platt  •  Leo Carrillo  •  Bruce Cabot

Hot Pepper (1933)

In this comedy, a pair of ex-Marines team up and get involved in a nightclub.Trouble ensues when they both fall in love with a feisty woman and begin fighting over her.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  John G. Blystone
CAST:  Edmund Lowe  •  Lupe Velez  •  Victor McLaglen  •  El Brendel

Paris Model (1953)

Anthology of short tales about different women who purchase copies of the same Paris gown.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Alfred E. Green
CAST:  Paulette Goddard  •  Marilyn Maxwell  •  Eva Gabor  •  Barbara Lawrence