Ronald Adair, a successful gambling cheat and bureaucrat, is called to a meeting with The Sleeping Cardinal, a picture Professor Moriarty uses to disguise his identity. At the meeting Ronald is told he will be exposed and disgraced if he doesn’t take up with a crew of criminals doing a counterfeit money scam. Ronald is blackmailed […]
This is the fist movie adaptation with sound of the classic story of three ghosts visiting a crotchety and down-spirited old man on Christmas Eve. Scrooge hates Christmas. He finds the cheer deplorable and a waste of time. His nephew Fred and employee Cratchit, the only two people that could be considered Scrooge’s friends at […]
A new school teacher arrives in a small rural town in the middle of a milk crisis (ha!) that has the townsfolk on edge. Micky Rooney stars as a boy who’s father is a shell-shocked (PTSD) war veteran who has lost himself in the bottle. The townsfolk look down on Mickey Rooney and his dad, […]
James Cagney stars in this great movie with an utterly useless title about the department of Weights & Measures always looking out for the regular Joe Shmoes. More specifically they are after the crooked alderman Marty who is in the midst of an insidious plot to cheat consumers out of their product by shorting them […]
Julie, upset and going to leave her husband (played by Cary Grant), begins listening to some recordings that bring up the memories of meeting her husband and the life events they’ve shared together. As her memories move through their relationship and life together, she relates them to their current problems and how they’ve come about. […]
Captain Kidd is a merchant captain / pirate who slyly convinces the king of England into commissioning him as an escort to protect a ship full of treasure. He has dishonest intentions for the mission of course, but he later finds out another dishonest person is on board, someone from his past he thought dead. […]
An intimidating alpha male student with much of the student body under his persuasion has to contend with a small group of kids uprising and beating him at the drag races.
A 15 year old orphan played by Brandon De Wilde comes upon a small town where he struggles to live and feel at home. A couple people in the town take him in and help him though, and he eventually becomes a part of the community. He even trains horses for the upcoming annual race.
This is a film adaptation of the Shakespeare play. A duke’s daughter, banished when another duke came and took her father’s land and power, decides to disguise herself as a boy and follow her love Orlando into the forest of Arden, where people quickly become smitten with the new boy in the area (creepy).