Search results for "Virginia Bruce"

Night Has a Thousand Eyes (1948) RT Audience 72%

When heiress Jean Courtland attempts suicide, her fiancée Elliott Carson probes her relationship to John Triton. In flashback, we see how stage mentalist Triton starts having ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Farrow
CAST:  Edward G. Robinson  •  Gail Russell  •  John Lund  •  Virginia Bruce

That's Entertainment! (1974)

Various MGM stars from yesterday present their favorite musical moments from the studio's 50 year history.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Jack Haley Jr.
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  Bing Crosby  •  Gene Kelly  •  Peter Lawford

The Great Ziegfeld (1936) RT 65% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Feb 2004

Lavish biography of Flo Ziegfeld, the producer who became Broadway's biggest starmaker.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Z. Leonard
CAST:  William Powell  •  Myrna Loy  •  Luise Rainer  •  Frank Morgan

The Invisible Woman (1940) RT Audience 26%

DVD release: Sep 1993

An attractive model with an ulterior motive volunteers as guinea pig for an invisibility machine.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  A. Edward Sutherland
CAST:  Virginia Bruce  •  John Barrymore  •  Charles Ruggles  •  Oskar Homolka

The Love Parade (1929) RT 100% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Feb 2008

The queen of mythical Sylvania marries a courtier, who finds his new life unsatisfying.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ernst Lubitsch
CAST:  Maurice Chevalier  •  Jeanette MacDonald  •  Lupino Lane  •  Lillian Roth

The Murder Man (1935)

Steve Grey, reporter for the Daily Star, has a habit of scooping all the other papers in town. When Henry Mander is investigated for the murder of his shady business partner, ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tim Whelan
CAST:  Spencer Tracy  •  Virginia Bruce  •  Lionel Atwill  •  Harvey Stephens

Born to Dance (1936) RT Audience 54%

Sailor Ted meets and falls in love with Nora Paige, an aspiring Broadway show dancer, at the Lonely Hearts Club. After Ted rescues Lucy James' Pekinese during a public ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Roy Del Ruth
CAST:  Eleanor Powell  •  James Stewart  •  Virginia Bruce  •  Una Merkel

Escapade (1935)

A romantic comedy-drama-musical of mistaken identity, infidelity and farce, set in Vienna at the turn of the 20th century.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Z. Leonard
CAST:  Luise Rainer  •  William Powell  •  Virginia Bruce  •  Reginald Owen

Here Comes the Band (1935)

In this musical, a songwriter goes to court to claim the rights to his song that was stolen by an unscrupulous music publisher. He brings his girlfriend with him. Also going ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul Sloane
CAST:  Ted Lewis  •  Virginia Bruce  •  Harry Stockwell  •  Ted Healy

Shadow of Doubt (1935) RT Audience 17%

DVD release: Mar 2001

When a Hollywood producer is murdered, the most likely suspect is a man who is smitten with the victim's fiancee.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  George B. Seitz
CAST:  Ricardo Cortez  •  Virginia Bruce  •  Constance Collier  •  Isabel Jewell

Society Doctor (1935)

Two surgeons (Chester Morris, Robert Taylor) in love with a nurse (Virginia Bruce) end their rivalry in the operating room.  (more)

DIRECTION:  George B. Seitz
CAST:  Chester Morris  •  Robert Taylor  •  Virginia Bruce  •  Billie Burke

Times Square Lady (1935)

A young Iowa woman inherits her late estranged father's New York business, but the dead man's crooked associates think they can outwit the naive heir and seize control.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  George B. Seitz
CAST:  Virginia Bruce  •  Robert Taylor  •  Pinky Tomlin  •  Helen Twelvetrees

The Garden Murder Case (1936)

Urbane detective Philo Vance (Edmund Lowe) solves murders caused by hypnosis.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Edwin L. Marin
CAST:  Edmund Lowe  •  Virginia Bruce  •  Benita Hume  •  Douglas Walton

Between Two Women (1937) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Mar 2004

Allen Meighan, an intern, assures himself residency at 'General Hospital', when he saves the life of a man trapped in an explosion. Allen is in love with student nurse, Claire ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George B. Seitz
CAST:  Franchot Tone  •  Maureen O'Sullivan  •  Virginia Bruce  •  Leonard Penn

Arsène Lupin Returns (1938)

A reformed jewel thief helps detectives track down a criminal.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  George Fitzmaurice
CAST:  Melvyn Douglas  •  Virginia Bruce  •  Warren William  •  John Halliday

The First Hundred Years (1938)

David and Lynn are a happily married couple. When David gets his dream job in another state, Lynn, a high-powered executive, doesn't want to leave NYC and her job  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Thorpe
CAST:  Robert Montgomery  •  Virginia Bruce  •  Warren William  •  Binnie Barnes

Woman Against Woman (1938)

A newlywed unhappily discovers that her husband's scheming ex-wife still has a controlling influence in his life and home.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert B. Sinclair
CAST:  Virginia Bruce  •  Herbert Marshall  •  Mary Astor  •  Janet Beecher

Stronger Than Desire (1939)

An attorney handling a murder case in unaware his own wife played a crucial role in the killing.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Fenton
CAST:  Walter Pidgeon  •  Virginia Bruce  •  Ann Dvorak  •  Lee Bowman

Dangerous Corner (1934)

Friends uncover a dark secret when they compare notes about a theft and suicide.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  Phil Rosen
CAST:  Virginia Bruce  •  Conrad Nagel  •  Melvyn Douglas  •  Erin O'Brien-Moore

Love, Honor and Goodbye (1945)

A lawyer's wife walks out on him, then poses as a French nurse to spy on him.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Albert S. Rogell
CAST:  Virginia Bruce  •  Edward Ashley  •  Victor McLaglen  •  Nils Asther