Search results for "Phillips Holmes"

Dinner at Eight (1933) RT 100% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Mar 2005

An ambitious New York socialite plans an extravagant dinner party as her businessman husband, Oliver, contends with financial woes, causing a lot of tension between the couple ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  George Cukor
CAST:  Marie Dressler  •  John Barrymore  •  Wallace Beery  •  Jean Harlow

The Devil's Holiday (1930) RT Audience 33%

Beautiful manicurist Hallie Hobart sets her sights on handsome David Stone, the son of wealthy wheat farmer Ezra Stone. Professing to hate men, Hallie is only interested in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edmund Goulding
CAST:  Nancy Carroll  •  Phillips Holmes  •  James Kirkwood  •  Hobart Bosworth

General Spanky (1936) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Sep 1991

A small boy is instrumental in a famous Civil War victory in this Our Gang spinoff  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • War
DIRECTION:  Fred C. Newmeyer  •  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  George McFarland  •  Phillips Holmes  •  Rosina Lawrence  •  Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer

Night Court (1932)

A corrupt night court judge tears an innocent young family apart in his efforts to elude a special prosecutor.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
CAST:  Phillips Holmes  •  Walter Huston  •  Anita Page  •  Lewis Stone

Men Must Fight (1933) RT Audience 20%

Prophetic tale of a mother in 1940 trying to keep her son out of war.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction • War
DIRECTION:  Edgar Selwyn
CAST:  Diana Wynyard  •  Lewis Stone  •  Phillips Holmes  •  May Robson

The Secret of Madame Blanche (1933)

Rich father does everything he can to destroy his son's marriage to a decent, but in his father's eyes', common showgirl.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles Brabin
CAST:  Irene Dunne  •  Lionel Atwill  •  Phillips Holmes  •  Una Merkel

Chatterbox (1936) RT Audience 23%

A country girl tries to talk her way into a stage career.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  George Nichols Jr.
CAST:  Anne Shirley  •  Phillips Holmes  •  Edward Ellis  •  Erik Rhodes

Pointed Heels (1929)

Fay Wray plays a beautiful showgirl who falls for a rich Park Avenue guy played by Phillips Holmes. William Powell is a producer in love with Miss Wray, but he won't use his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  A. Edward Sutherland
CAST:  William Powell  •  Helen Kane  •  Fay Wray  •  Richard 'Skeets' Gallagher

Storm at Daybreak (1933)

Sarajevo June 28, 1914. Dushan, the Serbian mayor of a Hungarian town, has come to see the parade of Archduke Ferdinand. While there he runs into Geza, an old friend in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Richard Boleslawski
CAST:  Kay Francis  •  Nils Asther  •  Walter Huston  •  Phillips Holmes

Stolen Heaven (1931)

A hooker who gets followed by a man, she thinks he's drunk but is turns out he's been wounded in a robbery of a radio factory where he used to work. As the police swarm into ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Abbott
CAST:  Nancy Carroll  •  Phillips Holmes  •  Louis Calhern  •  Edward Keane

Stage Mother (1933)

A vaudeville performer is reunited with the teenage daughter she was forced to give up as a toddler. She teaches her the only profession that she knows.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles Brabin
CAST:  Alice Brady  •  Maureen O'Sullivan  •  Franchot Tone  •  Phillips Holmes

Housemaster (1938)

Three girls arrive at a stuffy English public school and cause all sorts of problems with both the staff and pupils.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Herbert Brenon
CAST:  Otto Kruger  •  Diana Churchill  •  Phillips Holmes  •  Joyce Barbour

The House of a Thousand Candles (1936)

Phillips Holmes stars as diplomatic courier Tony Carleton, who's been entrusted with a secret message vital to the cause of International peace. En route to Geneva by train, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action
DIRECTION:  Arthur Lubin
CAST:  Phillips Holmes  •  Mae Clarke  •  Irving Pichel  •  Rosita Moreno

Man to Man (1930) RT Audience 61%

Mike (Phillips Holmes) is a popular college track star, but with a terrible secret. His father John (Grant Mitchell) is in prison for murdering the person who murdered his ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Allan Dwan
CAST:  Phillips Holmes  •  Grant Mitchell  •  Lucille Powers  •  Otis Harlan

The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1929) RT Audience 33%

The Return of Sherlock Holmes was the first sound film to feature Sherlock Holmes.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  Basil Dean
CAST:  Clive Brook  •  H. Reeves-Smith  •  Betty Lawford  •  Charles Hay

Looking Forward (1933)

Depression Era story set in London has department store owner (Lewis Stone) facing bankruptcy while his family fritters away money. A long-standing employee (Lionel Barrymore) ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Clarence Brown
CAST:  Lionel Barrymore  •  Lewis Stone  •  Benita Hume  •  Elizabeth Allan

The Divine Spark (1935)

British musical film directed by Carmine Gallone.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carmine Gallone
CAST:  Mártha Eggerth  •  Phillips Holmes  •  Benita Hume  •  Donald Calthrop

The Wild Party (1929) RT Audience 73%

A comely collegian (Clara Bow) falls for an anthropology professor (Fredric March).  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Dorothy Arzner
CAST:  Clara Bow  •  Fredric March  •  Marceline Day  •  Shirley O'Hara