Search results for "Robert Ames"

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The Trespasser (1929)

A stenographer who works for a lawyer falls in love with and marries a wealthy young man. His family has the marraige annulled, after which she gives birth to a child. Her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edmund Goulding
CAST:  Gloria Swanson  •  Robert Ames  •  Purnell Pratt  •  Henry B. Walthall

Holiday (1930) RT Audience 96%

A romantic comedy film which tells the story of a young man who is torn between his free-thinking lifestyle and the tradition of his wealthy fiancée's family.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edward H. Griffith
CAST:  Ann Harding  •  Mary Astor  •  Edward Everett Horton  •  Robert Ames

Rebound (1931) RT 13% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Dec 2005

A woman struggles to rekindle the affection of her husband.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward H. Griffith
CAST:  Ina Claire  •  Robert Ames  •  Myrna Loy  •  Hedda Hopper

Smart Woman (1931)

A society man's loving, devoted wife, upon learning that he has been unfaithful and is planning to leave her for the other woman, strategically pretends to be having an affair ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Gregory La Cava
CAST:  Mary Astor  •  Robert Ames  •  John Halliday  •  Edward Everett Horton

A Lady to Love (1930)

Middle-aged Napa Valley grape-grower Tony posts a marriage proposal to San Francisco waitress Lena enclosing a photo of his handsome younger brother Buck. When she gets there ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Victor Sjöström
CAST:  Vilma Banky  •  Edward G. Robinson  •  Robert Ames  •  Richard Carle

War Nurse (1930) RT Audience 50%

Untrained, volunteer Nurses from America treat Allied soldiers behind and on the lines in France. They face the horrors of war, fight off the attentions of soldiers and face ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Edgar Selwyn
CAST:  Robert Montgomery  •  Anita Page  •  June Walker  •  Robert Ames

Double Cross Roads (1930)

Based on a novel by William R. Lipman  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred L. Werker  •  George E. Middleton
CAST:  Robert Ames  •  Lila Lee  •  Edythe Chapman  •  Montagu Love

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

Millie (1931) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Feb 2006

Millie Blake is very careful about picking her husband, but that is no guarantee that a marriage will turn out well, nor that she will.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Francis Dillon
CAST:  Helen Twelvetrees  •  Lilyan Tashman  •  Robert Ames  •  James Hall

Voice of the City (1929)

An escaped convict and the detective tasked with hunting him down end up working in parallel to clear the convict's name and nab the gangsters that framed him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Willard Mack
CAST:  Robert Ames  •  Willard Mack  •  Sylvia Field  •  Jim Farley

The Stolen Jools (1931) RT Audience 78%

Star-packed promotional short subject intended to raise funds for the National Variety Artists Tuberculosis Sanatorium. The plot involves Norma Shearer having her jewels stolen.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Victor Heerman  •  Harold S. Bucquet  •  William C. McGann  •  Thomas Atkins  •  Russell Mack  •  John G. Adolfi
CAST:  Wallace Beery  •  Buster Keaton  •  J. Farrell MacDonald  •  Jack Hill

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