Search results for "Florence Gill"

Obliging Young Lady (1942)

A woman attempts to shelter a young girl from the publicity surrounding her socialite parents' divorce.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Wallace
CAST:  Joan Carroll  •  Edmond O'Brien  •  Ruth Warrick  •  Eve Arden

Here Comes the Band (1935)

In this musical, a songwriter goes to court to claim the rights to his song that was stolen by an unscrupulous music publisher. He brings his girlfriend with him. Also going ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul Sloane
CAST:  Ted Lewis  •  Virginia Bruce  •  Harry Stockwell  •  Ted Healy

Eagle Squadron (1942)

An American joins the British Royal Air Force just before Pearl Harbor is attacked, and falls in love with a beautiful English girl.  (more)

GENRES: Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Arthur Lubin
CAST:  Robert Stack  •  Evelyn Ankers  •  Diana Barrymore  •  Jon Hall

Way Down East (1935)

Henry King's 1935 sound remake of D.W. Griffith's classic 1920 silent film, about a young woman with a dark secret who is given shelter by a Maine farming family.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Henry King
CAST:  Rochelle Hudson  •  Henry Fonda  •  Spring Byington  •  Russell Simpson

The Ugly Duckling (1931) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Mar 2006

The film begins with a mother hen sitting on her eggs from which six baby chicks are born. Though initially overjoyed, her mood changes to disgust when the final egg hatches ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation
DIRECTION:  Wilfred Jackson
CAST:  Florence Gill

The Wise Little Hen (1934)

Walt Disney's Silly Symphonies cartoon. This cartoon, based on the fairy tale The Little Red Hen. This cartoon marked the debut of Donald Duck. Donald and his friend Peter ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Wilfred Jackson
CAST:  Florence Gill  •  Clarence Nash

Orphan's Benefit (1934)

Donald and Mickey put on a charity show, for some orphans.  (more)

GENRES: Animation
DIRECTION:  Burt Gillett
CAST:  Pinto Colvig  •  Walt Disney  •  Florence Gill  •  Clarence Nash

Self Control (1938)

Donald hears a radio philosopher advise to laugh and count ten when he gets angry. He tries it successfully, then settles into his hammock for a nap. Between a caterpillar and ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation
CAST:  Clarence Nash  •  Florence Gill

Mickey's Grand Opera (1936)

Mickey is preparing to conduct an opera when he chases Pluto away. Pluto crashes into a magician's props backstage and spars with the hat, its rabbits, and its doves. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation
DIRECTION:  Wilfred Jackson
CAST:  Walt Disney  •  Pinto Colvig  •  Clarence Nash  •  Florence Gill

Orphans' Benefit (1941)

Mickey and friends put on a revue for the orphans. Donald recites nursery rhymes, but the orphans torment him. Horace, Goofy, and Clarabelle do a dance number. Donald tries ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Riley Thomson
CAST:  Walt Disney  •  Clarence Nash  •  Florence Gill

Funny Little Bunnies (1934)

We see bunny rabbits preparing for Easter, by making chocolate eggs and rabbits, decorating eggs, and weaving and filling baskets.  (more)

GENRES: Animation
DIRECTION:  Wilfred Jackson
CAST:  Mary Moder  •  Dorothy Compton  •  Florence Gill  •  The Rhythmettes

Mother Pluto (1936)

Pluto accidentally hatches a bunch of chickens and looks after them until the hen returns.  (more)

GENRES: Animation
DIRECTION:  Wilfred Jackson
CAST:  Florence Gill  •  Lee Millar

Mickey's Amateurs (1937)

Mickey hosts an amateur hour radio show. Among the acts: Donald forgetting the words to "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star"; Clara Cluck singing and chasing the microphone; and ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation
DIRECTION:  Pinto Colvig  •  Erdman Penner  •  Walt Pfeiffer
CAST:  Walt Disney  •  Pinto Colvig  •  Clarence Nash  •  Florence Gill

Ever Since Eve (1937) RT Audience 86%

Madge Winton (Marion Davies), a beautiful secretary, makes herself look homely in order to avoid advances by lecherous bosses. When her new employer, writer Freddy Matthews ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Bacon
CAST:  Marion Davies  •  Robert Montgomery  •  Frank McHugh  •  Patsy Kelly

The Nifty Nineties (1941)

Mickey courts Minnie in the Gay Nineties: they take in a vaudeville show and go for a drive in his horseless carriage, to the strains of "While Strolling Through the Park" and ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Riley Thomson
CAST:  Walt Disney  •  Thelma Boardman  •  Florence Gill  •  Ward Kimball

Chicken Little (1943) RT 36% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Mar 2006

It's a peaceful day at the local poultry farm until Foxy Loxy happens along intent on a chicken dinner. He takes the advice of a book on psychology by striking "the least ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Clyde Geronimi
CAST:  Frank Graham  •  Florence Gill  •  Clarence Nash

Symphony Hour (1942)

Mickey guest-directs a radio orchestra. The sponsor loves the rehearsal, but come the actual performance, Goofy drops all the instruments under an elevator, so they sound like ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Riley Thomson
CAST:  Walt Disney  •  Billy Bletcher  •  Pinto Colvig  •  Florence Gill

Mickey's Birthday Party (1942)

The gang throws Mickey a surprise birthday party; his present is an electric organ, which Minnie plays while Mickey does a jazzy dance. Goofy bakes the cake, but keeps having ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Riley Thomson
CAST:  Walt Disney  •  Thelma Boardman  •  Pinto Colvig  •  Florence Gill

Every Night at Eight (1935) RT Audience 100%

Three young girls working in an agency have build a singing trio. They want to 'lease' the dictaphone of their boss to make a record of their singin, but they are caught and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Raoul Walsh
CAST:  George Raft  •  Alice Faye  •  Frances Langford  •  Patsy Kelly

The Reluctant Dragon (1941) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: May 2009

Humorist Robert Benchley attempts to find Walt Disney to ask him to adapt a short story about a gentle dragon who would rather recite poetry than be ferocious. Along the way, ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Music
DIRECTION:  Hamilton Luske
CAST:  Robert Benchley  •  Frances Gifford  •  Buddy Pepper  •  Nana Bryant