Search results for "Mae Clarke"

Frankenstein (1931) RT 100% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Henry Frankenstein is a doctor who is trying to discover a way to make the dead walk. He succeeds and creates a monster that has to deal with living again.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  James Whale
CAST:  Colin Clive  •  Mae Clarke  •  John Boles  •  Boris Karloff

Royal Wedding (1951)

Fred Astaire (Tom) and Jane Powell (Ellen) are asked to perform as a dance team in England at the time of Princess Elizabeth's wedding. As brother and sister, each develops a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  Jane Powell  •  Peter Lawford  •  Sarah Churchill

Singin' in the Rain (1952) RT 100% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Aug 1997

In 1927 Hollywood, a silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gene Kelly  •  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Gene Kelly  •  Donald O'Connor  •  Debbie Reynolds  •  Jean Hagen

The Public Enemy (1931) RT 100% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Two young Chicago hoodlums, Tom Powers and Matt Doyle, rise up from their poverty-stricken slum life to become petty thieves, bootleggers and cold-blooded killers. But with ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  William A. Wellman
CAST:  James Cagney  •  Jean Harlow  •  Edward Woods  •  Joan Blondell

The Unknown Man (1951) RT Audience 43%

A scrupulously honest lawyer discovers that the client he"s gotten off was really guilty.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Thorpe
CAST:  Walter Pidgeon  •  Ann Harding  •  Barry Sullivan  •  Keefe Brasselle

Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967) RT 100% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jun 2003

Millie Dillmount, a fearless young lady fresh from Salina, Kansas, determined to experience Life, sets out to see the world in the rip-roaring Twenties. With high spirits and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  Mary Tyler Moore  •  Carol Channing  •  James Fox

Waterloo Bridge (1931) RT Audience 73%

In World War I London, Myra is an American out of work chorus girl making ends meet by picking up men on Waterloo Bridge. During a Zeppelin air raid she meets Roy, a naive ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  James Whale
CAST:  Mae Clarke  •  Douglass Montgomery  •  Doris Lloyd  •  Frederick Kerr

The Great Caruso (1951) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: Apr 2008

Loosely traces the life of tenor Enrico Caruso (1873-1921). He loves Musetta, in his home town of Naples, and then Dorothy, the daughter of one of the Metropolitan Opera's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Richard Thorpe
CAST:  Mario Lanza  •  Ann Blyth  •  Dorothy Kirsten  •  Jarmila Novotna

The People Against O'Hara (1951) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Nov 2011

A defense attorney jeopardizes his career to save his client.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Sturges
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Pat O'Brien  •  Diana Lynn  •  John Hodiak

Duchess of Idaho (1950) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Jul 1992

Ellen Hallit is in love with her playboy boss, Douglas Morrison, but is too timid to do anything about it. To help her, her roommate Chris decides to step in, and devises a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Z. Leonard
CAST:  Esther Williams  •  Van Johnson  •  John Lund  •  Paula Raymond

The Skipper Surprised His Wife (1950)

A captain tries to keep home as tight as his ship.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Elliott Nugent
CAST:  Robert Walker  •  Joan Leslie  •  Edward Arnold  •  Spring Byington

Inside Straight (1951) RT Audience 60%

A tycoon rises to the top in 19th-century San Francisco through greed and corruption.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Gerald Mayer
CAST:  David Brian  •  Arlene Dahl  •  Barry Sullivan  •  Mercedes McCambridge

Skirts Ahoy! (1952) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Jul 1992

Three young ladies sign up for some kind of training at a naval base. However, their greatest trouble isn't long marches or several weeks in a small boat, but their love life.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lanfield
CAST:  Esther Williams  •  Joan Evans  •  Vivian Blaine  •  Barry Sullivan

Women's Prison (1955) RT Audience 21%

A crusading psychiatrist battles a sadistic female warden to improve conditions at a women's prison.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lewis Seiler
CAST:  Ida Lupino  •  Jan Sterling  •  Cleo Moore  •  Audrey Totter

The Good Bad Girl (1931) RT Audience 100%

A woman's former association with a gangster threatens to destroy her marriage to an upstanding young man.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Roy William Neill
CAST:  Mae Clarke  •  James Hall  •  Marie Prevost  •  Robert Ellis

Flaming Gold (1932)

Two friends working a jungle oil field clash when one marries a lady of the evening.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ralph Ince
CAST:  William Boyd  •  Pat O'Brien  •  Mae Clarke  •  Rollo Lloyd

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

Parole Girl (1933)

A wrongly convicted woman tries to make amends after getting out of prison.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Edward F. Cline
CAST:  Mae Clarke  •  Ralph Bellamy  •  Marie Prevost  •  Hale Hamilton

Voice in the Mirror (1958)

Jim Burton, chronic alcoholic, is cared for by Ellen, his incredibly patient, sexy, hard-working wife. A doctor's warning that Jim could become mentally ill strikes enough ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harry Keller
CAST:  Richard Egan  •  Julie London  •  Walter Matthau  •  Troy Donahue

Streets of San Francisco (1949)

A police detective (Robert Armstrong) and his wife (Mae Clarke) adopt the wayward son (Gary Gray) of a slain gangster.  (more)

DIRECTION:  George Blair
CAST:  Robert Armstrong  •  Mae Clarke  •  Gary Gray  •  Wally Cassell