Search results for "Leo Carrillo"

One Night in the Tropics (1940) RT Audience 30%

DVD release: Mar 2000

Jim "Lucky" Moore, an insurance salesman, comes up with a novel policy for his friend, Steve: a 'love insurance policy', that will pay out $1-million if Steve does not marry ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  A. Edward Sutherland
CAST:  Bud Abbott  •  Lou Costello  •  Allan Jones  •  Nancy Kelly

Phantom of the Opera (1943)

Pit violinist Claudin hopelessly loves rising operatic soprano Christine Dubois (as do baritone Anatole and police inspector Raoul) and secretly aids her career. But Claudin ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Arthur Lubin
CAST:  Nelson Eddy  •  Susanna Foster  •  Claude Rains  •  Edgar Barrier

Viva Villa! (1934)

In this fictionalized biography, young Pancho Villa takes to the hills after killing an overseer in revenge for his father's death.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Howard Hawks  •  Jack Conway  •  William A. Wellman
CAST:  Wallace Beery  •  Leo Carrillo  •  Fay Wray  •  Donald Cook

Manhattan Melodrama (1934) RT 85% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Aug 2007

The friendship between two orphans endures even though they grow up on opposite sides of the law and fall in love with the same woman.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
CAST:  Clark Gable  •  William Powell  •  Myrna Loy  •  Leo Carrillo

The Fugitive (1947) RT 86% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Feb 2012

Based of the Graham Greene novel about a revolutionary priest in Central America. A priest who is The Fugitive is trying to getaway from the authorities who have denounced ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  Dolores del Río  •  Pedro Armendáriz  •  J. Carrol Naish

Crime, Inc. (1945) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: May 2005

A crime reporter writes book to expose names and methods of the criminal leaders. He is held on a charge after refusing to explain how he got his information, but is released ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lew Landers
CAST:  Leo Carrillo  •  Tom Neal  •  Martha Tilton  •  Lionel Atwill

The Band Plays On (1934)

A judge hands four wayward boys to a college football coach who turns them into backfield stars.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Russell Mack
CAST:  Robert Young  •  Stuart Erwin  •  Ted Healy  •  Preston Foster

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

Moonlight Murder (1936)

DVD release: Dec 2012

An amateur detective gets a chance to test his sleuthing skills when an opera singer is murdered at the Hollywood Bowl.  (more)

GENRES: Music • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Edwin L. Marin
CAST:  Chester Morris  •  Madge Evans  •  Leo Carrillo  •  Frank McHugh

I Promise to Pay (1937)

A man goes to a loan shark to finance his family's vacation.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  D. Ross Lederman
CAST:  Chester Morris  •  Helen Mack  •  Leo Carrillo  •  Thomas Mitchell

Little Miss Roughneck (1938)

Sad-eyed, uniquely talented child actress Edith Fellows was Columbia's "answer" to Shirley Temple, Jane Withers and Deanna Durbin. In Little Miss Roughneck, Fellows is cast as ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Aubrey Scotto
CAST:  Edith Fellows  •  Leo Carrillo  •  Scott Kolk  •  Julie Bishop

The Girl and the Gambler (1939)

An outlaw kidnaps a dancer and her lover in order to win a bet.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Lew Landers
CAST:  Leo Carrillo  •  Tim Holt  •  Steffi Duna  •  Donald MacBride

Flirting with Fate (1938)

A troupe of traveling entertainers become stranded in Paraguay.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank McDonald
CAST:  Joe E. Brown  •  Leo Carrillo  •  Beverly Roberts  •  Wynne Gibson

Horror Island (1941) RT Audience 39%

A down-on-his luck businessman organizes an excursion to Sir Henry Morgan's Island for a treasure hunt only to encounter a mysterious phantom and murder.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  George Waggner
CAST:  Dick Foran  •  Leo Carrillo  •  Peggy Moran  •  Fuzzy Knight

Road Agent (1941)

Summarily accused of murder, drifters Duke (Foran), Pancho (Carrillo) and Andy (Devine) are tossed into the hoosegow, only to be released when their alibi checks out. Far from ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Charles Lamont
CAST:  Dick Foran  •  Leo Carrillo  •  Andy Devine  •  Anne Gwynne

The Kid from Kansas (1941)

Competition among fruit growers takes a nasty turn when the main buyer offers unrealistically low prices for their crops.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  William Nigh
CAST:  Dick Foran  •  Leo Carrillo  •  Andy Devine  •  Ann Doran

Escape from Hong Kong (1942)

Three American vaudeville entertainers become involved with spies in Hong Kong, just before Pearl Harbor.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • War
DIRECTION:  William Nigh
CAST:  Leo Carrillo  •  Andy Devine  •  Marjorie Lord  •  Don Terry

Men of Texas (1942)

A Chicago reporter (Robert Stack) and photographer focus on a Confederate outlaw (Brod Crawford) in post-Civil War Texas.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Ray Enright
CAST:  Robert Stack  •  Broderick Crawford  •  Jackie Cooper  •  Anne Gwynne

Sin Town (1942)

Two con artists arrive in a western boom town that they think is ripe for the pickings, only to get swindled themselves.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Ray Enright
CAST:  Constance Bennett  •  Broderick Crawford  •  Patric Knowles  •  Anne Gwynne