Search results for "Mary Astor"


The Sin Ship (1931)

A lecherous ship captain becomes spiritually changed by a female passenger, not realizing she and her "minister" husband are really bank robbers.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Louis Wolheim
CAST:  Louis Wolheim  •  Mary Astor  •  Ian Keith  •  Hugh Herbert

The Woman from Hell (1929)

Dee Renaud is a girl playing the "Devil" in an amusement concession at a beach resort. Slick Glicks, the barker, promises the yokels that if they're able to catch the "Lady ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  A.F. Erickson
CAST:  Mary Astor

Oh Doctor! (1925)

Rufus Billings was born premature and after a lifetime of doctors doting on his frail health he is now a hypochondriac of the first order. Now an adult Rufus has learned his ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Harry A. Pollard
CAST:  Reginald Denny  •  Mary Astor  •  Otis Harlan  •  William V. Mong

Men of Chance (1931)

Horseracing drama about a gambler who falls for a fake countess.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  George Archainbaud
CAST:  Ricardo Cortez  •  Mary Astor  •  John Halliday  •  Ralph Ince

Those We Love (1932)

Director Robert Florey's 1932 melodrama about a woman who suspects her husband of infidelity stars Mary Astor, Kenneth MacKenna, Tommy Conlon, Lilyan Tashman, Hale Hamilton, ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Robert Florey
CAST:  Mary Astor  •  Kenneth MacKenna  •  Lilyan Tashman  •  Hale Hamilton

Romance of the Underworld (1928)

When a gangster's speakeasy is raided by the police, one of the people picked up is the gangster's pretty young girlfriend. A kind-hearted cop takes pity on her and helps her ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Irving Cummings
CAST:  Mary Astor  •  Ben Bard  •  Robert Elliott  •  John Boles

The Sea Tiger (1927)

Silent Film drama...now a lost film.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  John Francis Dillon
CAST:  Milton Sills  •  Mary Astor  •  Larry Kent  •  Alice White

Second Fiddle (1923)

1923 film starring Glenn Hunter and Mary Astor  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank Tuttle
CAST:  Glenn Hunter  •  Mary Astor  •  Townsend Martin  •  Mary Foy

The Bright Shawl (1923)

Charles Abbott is implicated in the death of his friend Escobar, brother to the woman he loves.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  John S. Robertson
CAST:  Richard Barthelmess  •  Dorothy Gish  •  Jetta Goudal  •  William Powell

The Beggar Maid (1921)

The painter Burne-Jones and his famed painting "The Beggar Maid" are depicted in this speculative drama about the creation of the painting. Burne-Jones plays matchmaker for a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Herbert Blaché
CAST:  Reginald Denny  •  Mary Astor




The Lash (1930)

A nobleman returns home to Southern California after the Mexican American War to find his people mistreated by unscrupulous Americans.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Frank Lloyd
CAST:  Richard Barthelmess  •  Mary Astor  •  Fred Kohler  •  Marian Nixon

Dinky (1935)

A mother sends her young son to military school so he won't find out she's been sentenced to a prison term on a framed fraud charge.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Howard Bretherton  •  D. Ross Lederman
CAST:  Jackie Cooper  •  Mary Astor  •  Roger Pryor  •  Henry Armetta

The Lost Squadron (1932) RT 100% / Audience 50%

When World War I comes to an end, three pilots find themselves on hard times. They wind up in Hollywood, where they work as stunt fliers for a sadistic director.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  George Archainbaud
CAST:  Richard Dix  •  Mary Astor  •  Robert Armstrong  •  Dorothy Jordan

Claudia and David (1946)

The follow-up film to "Claudia", with Dorothy McGuire and Robert Young reprising their earlier roles as a young married couple living in a small Connecticut town.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Walter Lang
CAST:  Dorothy McGuire  •  Robert Young  •  Mary Astor  •  Gail Patrick

Behind Office Doors (1931) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Mary Linden is the secretary who is the unheralded power behind successful executive James Duneen. He takes her for granted until rival Wales tries to take her away from him.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Melville W. Brown
CAST:  Mary Astor  •  Robert Ames  •  Ricardo Cortez  •  Catherine Dale Owen

Trapped by Television (1936) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Mar 2005

An inventor looking for backing for his television invention gets involved with a crooked businessman and gangsters who try to steal his invention.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Del Lord
CAST:  Mary Astor  •  Lyle Talbot  •  Nat Pendleton  •  Joyce Compton

The Power and the Prize (1956) RT Audience 67%

An ambitious executive jeopardizes his career to marry a European refugee.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Henry Koster
CAST:  Robert Taylor  •  Elisabeth Müller  •  Burl Ives  •  Charles Coburn

Fiesta (1947) RT Audience 39%

DVD release: Oct 2009

A non-aquatic change of pace: Esther Williams disguises herself in matador gear and secretly fills in for her twin matador brother (Ricardo Montalban) after he abandons the ring.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Thorpe
CAST:  Esther Williams  •  Akim Tamiroff  •  Ricardo Montalbán  •  John Carroll

Easy to Love (1934) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Jul 1992

Carol feels, for whatever reason, that her husband, John, has grown indifferent to her, and is on a quest to find out why, suspecting another woman. She sees the family ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  William Keighley
CAST:  Genevieve Tobin  •  Adolphe Menjou  •  Mary Astor  •  Edward Everett Horton