Johnny Mercer Filmography

  • Gangster Squad (2013)

    It's 1949 Los Angeles, and gangster Mickey Cohen has moved in, with the intention of controlling all criminal activity in the city. He has bought loc...

  • Damage (2012)

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  • Men in Black 3 (2012)

    After breaking out of a moon-based maximum security prison, Boris the Animal decides to go back in time and eliminate the person who arrested him - Ag...

  • The Sitter (2011)

    Noah is a suspended college student, living at home with his single mom. When he is talked into babysitting the three, young, misfit kids next door, ...

  • My Week with Marilyn (2011)

    Colin Clark met Marilyn Monroe while working as a young assistant on Laurence Olivier's "The Prince and the Showgirl." When Marilyn experienced emotio...

  • Red Dog (2011)

    In the tradition of Hachi: A Dog's Tale, this is the story of a legendary, lovable red dog who roamed...

  • Casino Jack and the United States of Money (2010)

    High rollers in Indian casinos, hookers in Saipan, a murdered Greek tycoon, Cold War spy novels, plush trips to paradise... and the United States Con...

  • Goth Cruise (2008)

    A look at the growing allure of Goth culture in England and the USA. ...

  • Definitely, Maybe (2008)

    A political consultant tries to explain his impending divorce and past relationships to his 11-year-old daughter, Maya, when she starts to question hi...

  • Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (2008)

    Guinevere Pettigrew, a middle-aged London governess, finds herself unfairly dismissed from her job. An attempt to gain new employment catapults her in...

  • The Savages (2007)

    A sister (Linney) and brother (Hoffman) face the realities of familial responsibility as they begin to care for their ailing father....

  • The Good Life (2007)

    A young man (Webber) is encouraged by a new friend (Deschanel) to cope with living in a town where he doesn't necessarily fit in. ...

  • Son of Rambow (2007)

    SON OF RAMBOW is the name of the home movie made by two little boys with a big video camera and even bigger ambitions. Set on a long English summer i...

  • Midnight Son (2007)

    A mild-mannered professor leaves his wife one night to meet a stranger from an Internet chat room. ...

  • Reign Over Me (2007)

    A man (Sandler) who lost his family in the September 11 attack on New York City runs into his old college roommate (Cheadle). Rekindling the friendshi...

  • What Love Is (2007)

    Tom plans to surprise Sara with an engagement ring, and he's asked his four best friends to witness the popping of the question at his place on Valen...

  • Fred Claus (2007)

    Fred Claus, Santa's bitter older brother, is forced to move to the North Pole. Santa Claus / Brother Brother Relationship / Character&#...

  • The Water Horse (2007)

    A lonely boy discovers a mysterious egg that hatches a sea creature of Scottish legend. ...

  • Mama's Boy (2007)

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  • P.S. I Love You (2007)

    A young widow discovers that her late husband has left her 10 messages intended to help ease her pain and start a new life....

  • Take the Lead (2006)

    The real story of a dance teacher who believed in the talent of a group of problem kids. High School / Dance / New York City / Teacher...

  • Marie Antoinette (2006)

    "All eyes will be on you," says the Austrian Empress, Maria Theresa to her youngest daughter Marie Antoinette. The film, marketed for a teen audience...

  • Relative Strangers (2006)

    On a mission to locate his biological parents, a tightly wound professional (Livingston) is befuddled to find that the couple who conceived him aren'...

  • Invincible (2006)

    When the coach of Vince Papale's beloved hometown football team hosted an unprecedented open tryout, the public consensus was that it was a waste of t...

  • Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus (2006)

    A biopic about the life of photographer Diane Arbus, considered one of the most mysterious, enigmatic, and frighteningly bold artists of the 20th cent...

  • Love and Other Disasters (2006)

    Emily Jackson lives a fast-paced life. Always on the go, able to talk around the clock, with a sensitive soul she loves playing matchmaker for her fr...

  • Fiction (2006)

    A series adapting science-fiction stories by well-known authors into 60 minute episodes, introduced by renowned physicist Stephen Hawking. Stories fi...

  • For Your Consideration (2006)

    Debut feature director Jay Berman steers cast and crew through a typically tumultuous independent film 'Home for Purim,' an intimate period drama abou...

  • The Good Shepherd (2006)

    The tumultuous early history of the Central Intelligence Agency is viewed through the prism of one man's life. Estranged Wife / Death / Racist...

  • The Clan (2005)

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  • Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005)

    The story behind the infamous Enron scandal. USA / 1990s / Corporate Crime / Corporation / Energy Crisis...

  • The Circle (2005)

    After her husband is sentenced to die by a crime lord, the woman sets out in a single evening to save him. Along the way, she meets a variety of lost...

  • Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005)

    In the early 1950's, the threat of Communism created an air of paranoia in the United States and exploiting those fears was Senator

    Elizabethtown (2005)

    During an outrageous memorial for a Southern patriarch, an unexpected romance blooms between a young woman and man. Shoes / Death Of Parent ...

  • Mrs Henderson Presents (2005)

    Recently widowed well-to-do Laura Henderson is at a bit of a loose end in inter-war London. On a whim she buys the derelict Windmill theatre in the W...

  • The Notorious Bettie Page (2005)

    Portrait of an American innocent. In 1955, Bettie Page (1923-2008 ) waits to testify before a Senate subcommittee investigating the effects of pornog...

  • The Family Stone (2005)

    An uptight, conservative, businesswoman accompanies her boyfriend to his eccentric and outgoing family's annual Christmas celebration and finds that s...

  • Hardcore (2004)

    Leaving behind a hard life with their families, two young girls end up in a brothel, fall in love and support one another against the adversities and...

  • Bad Education (2004)

    In the early 60s, two boys –Ignacio and Enrique- discover love, movies and fear in a Christian school. Father Manolo, the school principal and Literat...

  • Beyond the Sea (2004)

    The film covers the life of actor Bobby Darin and his marriage to Sandra Dee, from the 1940's through the 70's. In addition to his hit singles "Splish...

  • The Last Shot (2004)

    A movie director-screenwriter (Matthew Broderick) finds a man to finance his latest project but soon discovers that the producer is actually an underc...

  • The Queen of Sheba's Pearls (2004)

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  • Shall We Dance (2004)

    An overworked accountant, John Clark is bored of his life & feels that soemthing is missing as he makes his way every day through the city. Each eveni...

  • Alfie (2004)

    A stylish reinvention of the 1960's classic, 'Alfie,' this film is humorous, sexy and often touching tale of a philosophical womanizer (Jude Law) who ...

  • How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003)

    A regular ladies man (McConaughey) bets his friends (Goldberg, Lennon) that he can stay in a relationship for more than 10 days. Unluckily for him, ho...

  • House of 1000 Corpses (2003)

    Set in the 1970's, two young couples take a misguided tour onto the back roads of America in search of a local legend known as Dr. Satan. Lost and str...

  • Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003)

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  • Seabiscuit (2003)

    This is the true story of a former bicycle repairman, Charles Howard (Bridges), who made his fortune introducing the automobile to the American West, ...

  • Jeepers Creepers II (2003)

    Stranded on a lonely road, a schoolbus full of high school basketball players, their coaches, and cheerleaders must defend themselves from the Creepe...

  • Matchstick Men (2003)

    Phobia-addled con artist Roy (Cage) and his protégé Frank (Rockwell) are on the verge of pulling off a lucrative swindle when the unexpected arrival o...

  • Stuck on You (2003)

    A comedy about the oppositional relationship that evolves between a set of Siamese twins--conjoined at the torso--named Bob and Walt. They have used t...

  • Mona Lisa Smile (2003)

    1953 America was a time ripe for change for women and when Katherine Ann Willis (Julia Roberts) arrives to teach Art History at Wellesley College, she...

  • Paycheck (2003)

    What seemed like a breezy idea for an engineer to net him millions of dollars, leaves him on the run for his life and piecing together why he's being ...

  • Love Street (2002)

    Having stayed on as a wartime handyman in Le Palais Oriental after being born there, Petit Louis has become immune to the charms of the working girls...

  • High Crimes (2002)

    A happily married, successful female lawyer is shocked to learn that her husband has a hidden past as a classified military operative, and is accused ...

  • Hollywood Ending (2002)

    A has-been filmmaker is hired to direct his ex-wife, who's now dating the studio boss. But when he arrives on the set, he develops a case of psychosom...

  • Minority Report (2002)

    Based on the short story by Philip K. Dick, MINORITY REPORT is set in a 2054 Washington D.C. judicial system in which killers are arrested and convict...

  • The Truth About Charlie (2002)

    A young woman (Newton) in Paris is about to divorce her husband when she discovers... he's dead; and all their money is gone. She meets a mysterious m...

  • Sidewalks of New York (2001)

    Director-writer-actor Ed Burns (THE BROTHERS MCMULLEN) presents SIDEWALKS OF NEW YORK, a film that treats the improbable notion of finding true love a...

  • The Anniversary Party (2001)

    Taking place over the course of one night, The Anniversary Party is a serio-comic, sometimes scathing inspection of a group of friends. Joe and Sally ...

  • Pearl Harbor (2001)

    Set during the time of the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor, two friends (Ben Affleck and Josh Hartnett) are caught up in the events that draw the Uni...

  • The Score (2001)

    Career thief, Nick Wells, is about to mastermind a nearly impossible theft that will require his joining forces with a clever young accomplice. The un...

  • Manitou's Shoe (2001)

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  • Jeepers Creepers (2001)

    After making a horrific discovery in the basement of an old abandoned church, Trish and her brother Darry watch their routine road trip home from coll...

  • C'est la vie (2001)

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  • Ocean's Eleven (2001)

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  • The Majestic (2001)

    In this Capra-esque drama set during the 1950's blacklist, a young, ambitious Hollywood screenwriter (Jim Carrey) loses his job and his identity, only...

  • Kate & Leopold (2001)

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  • The Whole Nine Yards (2000)

    Nicholas 'Oz' Oseransky is a nice dentist living in suburban Montreal. His new next door neighbor, Jimmy 'The Tulip' Tudeski, is a hit man hiding out ...

  • Mr. Accident (2000)

    A very clumsy man and his UFO-obsessed girlfriend discover a plan made by his boss to market eggs laced with nicotine. ...

  • The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2000)

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  • What Women Want (2000)

    Nick, a somewhat chauvanistic advertising exec hot shot, has his life turned haywire when a fluke accident enables him to hear what women think. At fi...

  • Blast from the Past (1999)

    A romantic comedy about a naive man who comes out into the world after being in a nuclear fallout shelter for 35 years. Paranoid / Romantic Comed...

  • Simply Irresistible (1999)

    In this contemporary love story set against the backdrop of Manhattan's high-end culinary and retail worlds, Sarah Michelle Gellar plays a chef whose ...

  • The Other Sister (1999)

    A mentally retarded girl proves herself to be every bit as capable as her 'perfect' sister when she moves into an apartment and begins going to colleg...

  • 200 Cigarettes (1999)

    On New Year's Eve in New York, 1981, Monica is terrified that nobody will come to her party. Even her best friend will only come when bribed with firs...

  • Analyze This (1999)

    What happens when the worlds of the Mafia and psychiatry collide? This outrageous farce answers that question, as mob boss Paul Vitti (Robert De Niro)...

  • Paperback Hero (1999)

    Jack Willis is a handsome roadtrain driver with a secret - he has just become a top-selling romance novelist. However, being a 'man's man' in the Aus...

  • The Out-of-Towners (1999)

    The remake of the 1970 Neil Simon comedy follows the adventures of a couple, Henry and Nancy Clark, vexed by misfortune while in New York City for a ...

  • Best Laid Plans (1999)

    A seemingly simple plan to steal money goes increasingly awry. Neo Noir / Independent Film / Twist In The End / Blackmail / B...

  • Summer of Sam (1999)

    Spike Lee's take on the "Son of Sam" murders in New York City during the summer of 1977 centering on the residents of an Italian-American Sout...

  • Girl, Interrupted (1999)

    Susanna is depressed and directionless after finishing high school in the late 1960's. A suicide attempt lands her in Claymore, a mental institution. ...

  • I Will Survive (1999)

    Marga is having a streak of bad luck. Through her friendship with Rosa, she tries to regain her self-confidence, but love interests again create conf...

  • Mad Cows (1999)

    A single mother's postnatal state leads her on a race to save her child and her sanity. | ...

  • The Big Kahuna (1999)

    On the last evening of a convention two seen-it-all industrial lubricant salesmen and a youngster from the research department gather in the hotel's ...

  • In Too Deep (1999)

    Detective Jeff Cole (Epps) goes undercover in the hopes of bringing down drug lord Dwayne Gittens, aka GOD (LL Cool J), who has taken control of the n...

  • Final Rinse (1999)

    Final Rinse trails overly hard-boiled detective Max Block as he pursues big-hair rocker killer Trojan through a comedic mix of historic rock and roll...

  • Buffalo '66 (1998)

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  • City of Angels (1998)

    Seth, an angel watching over Los Angeles, begins finding his job difficult as he falls in love with Maggie, a beautiful heart surgeon. She becomes int...

  • Why Do Fools Fall in Love (1998)

    True story of 1950s doo-wop singer Frankie Lymon. In 1956, Frankie scores a huge hit with title song, only to fall rapidly into obscurity, drug addict...

  • Celebrity (1998)

    When a reporter (Kenneth Branagh) is assigned to the celebrity beat, he anticipates a little excitement. But he never expected this. Quickly, he finds...

  • Little Voice (1998)

    A magical musical comedy which centers on the reticent and reclusive, Laura Hoff, who lives with her mother in a small English seaside town. Her fathe...

  • Beefcake (1998)

    This film looks at the 1950's muscle men's magazines and the representative industry that were popular supposedly as health and fitness magazines, bu...

  • You've Got Mail (1998)

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  • ¿De qué se ríen las mujeres? (1997)

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  • L.A. Confidential (1997)

    1950's Los Angeles is the seedy backdrop for this intricate noir-ish tale of police corruption and Hollywood sleaze. Three very different cops are al...

  • Addicted to Love (1997)

    A romantic comedy about two people who simply cannot get over the loss of their respective lovers. When they discover that the mates who have abandone...

  • Breaking Up (1997)

    A young couple wrestles with the idea of breaking up or continuing along in their volatile relationship. Driven together by good times and great sex, ...

  • The Devil's Advocate (1997)

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  • Déjà Vu (1997)

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  • Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997)

    A visiting city reporter's assignment suddenly revolves around the murder trial of a local millionaire, whom he befriends. ...

  • Stealing Beauty (1996)

    After her mother commits suicide, nineteen year old Lucy Harmon travels to Italy to have her picture painted. However, she has other reasons for wanti...

  • Mrs. Winterbourne (1996)

    Connie Doyle is eighteen and pregnant her boyfriend has kicked her out. She accidentaly ends up on a... Poignant / Forbidden Love / Scam / Eccent...

  • The First Wives Club (1996)

    Reuniting for the funeral of a college classmate, three women of a certain age join forces to gain revenge on their youth-obsessed former husbands. A ...

  • The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996)

    Stricken with amnesia eight years earlier, a small-town schoolteacher and mother hires a private eye to help her uncover her past. When it's discovere...

  • Evil Ambitions (1996)

    A public relations firm is really a front for a devil-worshiping cult that kidnaps young models to sacrifice to the devil. A reporter stumbles onto t...

  • Michael (1996)

    When rumor of Michael's existence reaches the National Mirror, washed-up journalist Frank Quinlan smells a page-one scoop. True or not, it's his job t...

  • Outbreak (1995)

    In director Wolfgang Petersen's fast-paced, intelligently written thriller, Dustin Hoffman plays Col. Sam Daniels, an expert on infectious diseases wh...

  • Destiny Turns on the Radio (1995)

    An ex-con goes to Vegas for his share of a heist, staying one step ahead of the law thanks to a friend....

  • Forget Paris (1995)

    Mickey Gordon is a gutsy, quick-witted professional basketball referee whose well-structured single life is upset when he meets Ellen Andrews, a capti...

  • Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead (1995)

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  • The Net (1995)

    Angela Bennett's a software engineer type who works from home and has few friends outside of cyberspace... ...

  • Leaving Las Vegas (1995)

    With LEAVING LAS VEGAS, director Mike Figgis spun critical gold out of what would appear to be a maudlin and hackneyed premise--a down-and-out drunk m...

  • Sabrina (1995)

    While she was growing up, Sabrina Fairchild spent more time perched in a tree watching the Larrabee family than she did on solid ground. As the chauff...

  • Backbeat (1994)

    A dramatization of the Hamburg, Germany phase of the Beatles' early history. Body Painting / Painter / Photography / Independent Film / 1960...

  • River of Grass (1994)

    Near the Everglades, the "river of grass," lives Cozy (named for her father's favorite drummer), lonely, in a loveless marriage, ignoring her kids. S...

  • Cops and Robbersons (1994)

    Director Michael Ritchie teams up once again with FLETCH star Chevy Chase for this lighthearted comedy about a police officer who gets in over his hea...

  • That's Entertainment! III (1994)

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  • The Little Rascals (1994)

    Spanky, Alfalfa, Buckwheat, Darla and the gang are back in this all-new feature film. There's a crisis in the He-Man Womun Haters Club when, on the ev...

  • The Scout (1994)

    Director Michael Ritchie, famous for his contribution to the sports comedy genre with THE BAD NEWS BEARS, turns his attention to the world of professi...

  • Radioland Murders (1994)

    On one fateful evening in 1939, WBN, a fourth radio network, is making its nationwide debut--and is engulfed in chaos. Penny Henderson, the station ow...

  • Cobb (1994)

    A reporter hired to write the 'official' biography of Ty Cobb discovers just how dark the baseball legend's real story is. Baseball / Detroit Tig...

  • Shelf Life (1993)

    Martin job is to hunt and destroy human like parasites who feast on mankind. ...

  • Hexed (1993)

    Lowly hotel clerk Matthew Welch stumbles unto a chance to go on a date with supermodel Hexina by pretending he is someone else. But something goes wr...

  • Mad Dog and Glory (1993)

    After his life is saved by a lonely cop, a mobster who moonlights as a standup comic, provides the cop with a friend: a beautiful woman. Store / Shot&...

  • Boiling Point (1993)

    Story of a cop who seeks revenge on the counterfeiting conman who killed his partner. ...

  • Sleepless in Seattle (1993)

    Sam Baldwin (Tom Hanks) is a good father and a successful architect. But he's also a lonely widower. One night his precocious 8-year-old son Jonah cal...

  • Wilder Napalm (1993)

    Wilder and Wallace are brothers and pyrokinetics. Ever since childhood they've been able to start fires... Wig / Trailer Park / Talk Show / ...

  • The Man Without a Face (1993)

    Chuck wants to leave home but can't make the grade for boarding school. Then he finds out the disfigured recluse living nearby is an ex-teacher. Direc...

  • For the Moment (1993)

    The story of airmen training in rural Manitoba in the summer of 1942 to go overseas and become bomber pilots in World War II, as well as the romantic...

  • The Best of Vecírek (1992)

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  • Ruby (1992)

    Fact and fiction are combined in this story about Jack Ruby and a stripper, Candy Cane, and how they become involved in a conspiracy to kill J.F.K....

  • Split Second (1992)

    The year is 2008 and London is in the midst of ecological disaster. A killer is on the loose stalking innocent people and Harley Stone, a cop living o...

  • Class Act (1992)

    A fictionalized account of the first major successful sexual harassment case in the United States -- Jenson vs. Eveleth Mines, where a woman who endur...

  • Cool World (1992)

    This energetic blend of live-action and animation was director Ralph Bakshi's answer to WHO FRAMED ROGER RABBIT and marked his return to feature films...

  • School Ties (1992)

    A working-class teenager receives a football scholarship to an elite New England prep school and enjoys acceptance as the team hero--until his classma...

  • The Mighty Ducks (1992)

    Gordon Bombay is a hotshot lawyer sentenced to community service after a D.U.I. Conviction. Grudgingly he takes on a sad Pee-Wee hockey team as coach....

  • Innocent Blood (1992)

    The underworld and netherworld collide as two types of bloodsuckers work the same Pittsburgh turf: nefarious gangsters, and a sexy, tormented female v...

  • Blue Ice (1992)

    A retired British intelligence agent is forced back into the world of counter-intelligence when he becomes romantically involved with the wife of an A...

  • Rich in Love (1992)

    The life of a teenager, in her last year of high school in Charleston, South Carolina, is upended when her mother leaves her father and cuts all cont...

  • Guilty by Suspicion (1991)

    David Merrill (Robert DeNiro), a fictitious 1950s Hollywood director, returns from filming abroad in France to find that his loyalty has been called i...

  • Born to Ride (1991)

    A motorcycle racer is recruited by the Army in 1939 to teach the enlisted men how to ride. Independent Film / Military / Motorcycle...

  • The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear (1991)

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  • Dead Again (1991)

    Mike Church is a Los Angeles private detective who specializes in finding missing persons. He takes on the case of a mystery woman who he calls Grace...

  • For the Boys (1991)

    USO entertainers Dixie Leonard and Eddie Sparks travel and perform together through World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War....

  • My Girl (1991)

    Vada Sultenfuss is obsessed with death. Her mother is dead, and her father runs a funeral parlor. She is also in love with her English teacher, and j...

  • Bugsy (1991)

    Directed by Barry Levinson, BUGSY tells the true story of legendary New York mobster Benjamin 'Bugsy' Siegel. Visiting Hollywood 'on business,' the re...

  • White Hunter Black Heart (1990)

    The world famous movie director John Wilson has gone to Africa to make his next movie. He is an obstinate, contrary director who'd rather hunt elepha...

  • Days of Thunder (1990)

    Cole Trickle (Tom Cruise) is a young, cocky hotshot with little stock car driving experience and a lot of raw talent. Trickle’s uncanny ability to mak...

  • Arachnophobia (1990)

    South American killer spider hitches a lift to the US in a coffin and starts to breed and kill. Epic / Phobia / Arachnophobia / Spider / Wine Cel...

  • The Freshman (1990)

    A young man from Vermont goes to film school in New York City where's he's hired by a gangster....

  • Funny About Love (1990)

    When Duffy Bergman, a New York cartoonist, meets Meg Lloyd, a gourmet chef, he discovers the love of his life and they marry... Based On Art...

  • Alligator Eyes (1990)

    Three young New Yorkers decide to travel South for a few days away from the Big Apple. They pick up a beautiful, mysterious young sightless woman wit...

  • The Sheltering Sky (1990)

    The American artist couple Port and Kit Moresby travels aimless through Africa, searching for new experiences that could give new sense to their rela...

  • Mr. & Mrs. Bridge (1990)

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  • Alice (1990)

    Alice Tate (Mia Farrow) is a rich Manhattan wife who spends her days shopping, getting pedicures, going to the salon, working out with her personal tr...

  • Cousins (1989)

    Two couples go to a mutual friends wedding, and end up swapping partners. Human Relationship / Unfaithfulness / Wedding / Remake / Affair...

  • New York Stories (1989)

    Three stories about life in New York City. Woody Allen's segment revolves around a lawyer having problems with his mother. Martin Scorsese's segment, ...

  • Loverboy (1989)

    Randy Bodek works as a pizza delivery boy at Senor Pizza to make a few extra bucks. Some customers are special... ...

  • Born on the Fourth of July (1989)

    True story of Ron Kovic, a Marine wounded in Vietnam, covering his life from childhood in New York, through his 1964 enlistment and tour of duty in Vi...

  • 36 fillette (1988)

    Lili, a pouty and voluptuous 14-year-old, is caravan camping with her family in Biarritz. She's self-aware and holds her own in a café conversation ...

  • Permanent Record (1988)

    When David Sinclair, a popular and talented high school student commits suicide, his best friend Chris takes over many of his responsibilities; from ...

  • The Presidio (1988)

    Jay Austin is now a civilian police detective. Colonel Caldwell was his commanding officer years before when he left the military police over a disagr...

  • Bull Durham (1988)

    Veteran minor-league catcher Crash Davis is assigned to the Class A Durham Bulls to handle the team's star rookie, wild pitcher 'Nuke' LaLoosh. Team g...

  • Big Top Pee-wee (1988)

    In the sequel to "Pee Wee's Big Adventure", Pee-Wee Herman is a simple farmer in a small town. But soon a big storm blows their way... Charact...

  • Rocket Gibraltar (1988)

    A man's family comes for his 77th birthday and while he loves all of his children and their children, he and his children don't exactly connect. Howe...

  • Distant Voices, Still Lives (1988)

    The second film in Terence Davies's autobiographical series (TRILOGY, THE LONG DAY CLOSES) is an impressionistic view of a working-class family in 19...

  • Let's Get Lost (1988)

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  • Torch Song Trilogy (1988)

    Tony Award-winning actor and playwright Harvey Fierstein re-creates his role as the unsinkable Arnold... Boyfriend Boyfriend Relationship / ...

  • Marilyn Monroe: Beyond the Legend (1987)

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  • In the Mood (1987)

    When 15-year-old Sonny Wisecarver has an affair with his older neighbor Francine and then runs off to marry her, a stern judge has the union annulled....

  • Ishtar (1987)

    Two down-and-out singer/songwriters (played by Dustin Hoffman and Warren Beatty) who dream of becoming the next Simon and Garfunkel find themselves hi...

  • Innerspace (1987)

    Tuck Pendleton is a cocky pilot, who is taking part in a miniaturization experiment. When some bad guys break into the lab to steal the technology, on...

  • Off Beat (1986)

    The story of a wacky librarian who impersonates a New York City policeman in a dance contest. When he unexpectedly wins the competition, the fast-pace...

  • Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)

    Woody Allen combined the best parts of his earlier films in creating HANNAH AND HER SISTERS, his 1986 masterwork about the changing relationships amon...

  • Target (1985)

    Walter Lloyd gets along with, but isn't close to, his teenage son, Chris. That changes when Walter's wife, Donna, is kidnapped while in Europe and Wal...

  • Summer Rental (1985)

    Jack Chester, an overworked air traffic controller, takes his family on vacation to the beach. Things immediately start to go wrong for the Chesters.....

  • Fletch (1985)

    Loosely based on the book by Gregory McDonald, director Michael Ritchie’s FLETCH is a laugh-out-loud comedy that features a classic performance by Che...

  • Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984)

    Thought to be killed by the sole survivor of the last massacre at Camp Crystal Lake, Jason Voorhees kills his way back to the camp to once again murd...

  • Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)

    Captain Kirk reassembles his crew and seizes the 'Enterprise' on a quest to bring the missing Spock back to existence after he finds out that the latt...

  • The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984)

    n an Italian-American enclave of New York's Greenwich Village, a young man struggling to make it contends with his dim-witted cousin and sidekick whos...

  • Best Defense (1984)

    Wylie is a lazy engineer. Landry is a Sergeant specialising in Armour. Incompetence / Based On Novel / Helicopter / Tank / Adultery...

  • Terms of Endearment (1983)

    Turbulent mother-daughter relationship. TERMS OF ENDEARMENT is a deeply observed drama about the intimate relationship between a mother and daughter, ...

  • Curse of the Pink Panther (1983)

    Inspector Clouseau disappears, and the Surete wants the world's second best detective to look for him. However, Clouseau's enemy, Dreyfus, rigs the S...

  • Some Kind of Hero (1982)

    A Vietnam vet returns home from a prisoner of war camp and is greeted as a hero, but is quickly forgotten... ...

  • An Officer and a Gentleman (1982)

    Zack Mayo (Richard Gere) has nothing--the son of an alcoholic, indifferent military father, he's grown up in the Philippines living on top of a brothe...

  • Frances (1982)

    This is the true story of Frances Farmer's meteoric rise to fame in Hollywood, and her later downfall and ill health which were the result of blacklis...

  • The King of Comedy (1982)

    Rupert Pupkin is obsessed with becoming a comedy great. However, when he confronts his idol, talk show host Jerry Langford, with a plea to perform on...

  • Mommie Dearest (1981)

    An account of the life and times of one of our greatest actresses as seen through the eyes of an adopted darling daughter. The huge burden of followin...

  • Shifshuf Naim (1981)

    Three high school seniors preparing for final exams in the early 1960s have the normal teenage concerns about girls, sex and relationships. They try ...

  • Rough Cut (1980)

    A romantic comedy-adventure featuring Reynolds as a gentleman jewel thief, Down as his female counterpart, and Niven as the Scotland Yard detective dr...

  • Cabo Blanco (1980)

    Offshore near Caboblanco, Peru, an explorer of sea wrecks is murdered. However, local authorities decide that the official cause of death is "acciden...

  • Satin Suite (1979)

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  • Real Life (1979)

    A pushy, narcissistic filmmaker persuades a Phoenix family to let him and his crew film their everyday lives, in the manner of the ground-breaking PB...

  • More American Graffiti (1979)

    College graduates deal with Vietnam and other issues of the late '60s. ...

  • Chilly Scenes of Winter (1979)

    Charles is a Salt Lake City civil servant who loves (*LOVES*) Laura, a lovely housewife with a lovely step-daughter and an A-frame-selling... Based...

  • The Cheap Detective (1978)

    A combined parody of The Maltese Falcon (1941) and Casablanca (1942): San Francisco, 1940, detectives, dames, documents, Nazis, a treasure... Sequel /...

  • Sextette (1978)

    Marlo Manners is enjoying her honeymoon with Sir Michael Barrington, husband number 6. Based On Play / Independent Film / Honeymoon / C...

  • Paesano: A Voice in the Night (1977)

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  • The Big Bus (1976)

    The ultimate disaster film parody. A nuclear powered bus is going Non-stop from New York to Denver. Disaster / Spoof / Road / Bus / Bowling...

  • That's Entertainment, Part II (1976)

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  • The Day of the Locust (1975)

    An art director in the 1930's falls in love and attempts to make a young woman an actress despite Hollywood who wants nothing to do with her because o...

  • Brother Can You Spare a Dime (1975)

    A nostalgic look back at the Great Depression with contemporary archival footage and film clips picturing James Cagney as an American Everyman. ...

  • The Parallax View (1974)

    Joe Frady is a determined reporter who often needs to defend his work from colleagues. After the assassination of a prominent U.S. senator, Frady beg...

  • The Conversation (1974)

    A paranoid and personally-secretive surveillance expert has a crisis of conscience when he suspects that a couple he is spying on will be murdered....

  • La nottata (1974)

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  • That's Entertainment! (1974)

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  • An Evening with Marlene Dietrich (1973)

    "I Wish You Love" offers a time capsule of Miss Dietrich's legendary stage act. The television special was taped in London over two days and later ed...

  • The Long Goodbye (1973)

    Detective Philip Marlowe tries to help a friend who is accused of murdering his wife....

  • Class of '44 (1973)

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  • Robin Hood (1973)

    A forest mystical being appoints two men in succession as the legendary outlaw defender of the oppressed. ...

  • A Safe Place (1971)

    A young woman named Noah lives alone in New York. She is a disturbed flower child, who retreats into her past, yearning for lost innocence. She recal...

  • Plaza Suite (1971)

    Film version of the Neil Simon play has three separate acts set in the same hotel suite in New York's Plaza Hotel with Walter Matthau in a triple rol...

  • The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)

    Doctors are being murdered in a bizarre manner: bats, bees, killer frog masks, etc., which represent the nine Biblical plagues. The crimes are orches...

  • Carnal Knowledge (1971)

    Charting the shift in America's sexual mores over the course of three decades, Mike Nichols's thoroughly provocative drama focuses on the bitter exper...

  • Kotch (1971)

    Joseph Kotcher, a retired traveling salesman, lives with his son Gerald and daughter-in-law Wilma in Los Angeles... Character Name In T...

  • What's the Matter with Helen? (1971)

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  • Darling Lili (1970)

    In 1970, director Blake Edwards and his actress-wife Julie Andrews joined forces for a musical based on the life of legendary double agent Mata Hari t...

  • Downhill Racer (1969)

    Director Michael Ritchie makes his feature film debut with DOWNHILL RACER, an adrenaline-soaked sports drama that features another alluring performanc...

  • How to Commit Marriage (1969)

    Young couple decide to live together and they wind up having a baby. They decide they should give the baby up for adoption. The baby's Mother's parent...

  • Bugged by a Bee (1969)

    Hipster Cool Cat arrives in his dune buggy at Disco Tech college, where he is a student. Cool Cat decides to be an athlete for the college. To impres...

  • Faces (1968)

    John Cassavetes, frustrated with Hollywood after his films TOO LATE BLUES and A CHILD IS WAITING were watered down and mutilated, revisits the low-bud...

  • Barefoot in the Park (1967)

    Neil Simon's comedy features Redford as a conservative young lawyer and Fonda as his spontaneous bride, roughing it in New York.This was director Gene...

  • Rosie! (1967)

    Rosie is a sweet, rich and generous woman, especially when is comes to giving money. Daughters, Mildred and Edith, are worried that she will spend al...

  • Seconds (1966)

    Middle-aged banker Arthur Hamilton is given the opportunity to start a completely new life when he receives calls from his old friend Charlie. The on...

  • Not with My Wife, You Don't! (1966)

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  • The Swinger (1966)

    Robbie, the singer and Julia, the waitress are both engaged to be married but to the wrong people. Fortune intervenes to help them discover each other...

  • Alvarez Kelly (1966)

    Suave Mexican cattleman Alvarez Kelly has little interest in the Civil War except to make some money... ...

  • The Great Race (1965)

    Comedy about an early 20th century car race across three continents. U Boat / Racing / Sword Fight / 1900s / Bach Toccata And ...

  • Up Jumped a Swagman (1965)

    The adventures of an Australian singer in London. ...

  • Moment to Moment (1965)

    When an erring wife's supposedly dead lover turns up an amnesiac, it's her unsuspecting shrink husband who's enlisted to get those memories back....

  • Judy Garland in Concert (1964)

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  • Man's Favorite Sport? (1964)

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  • Scorpio Rising (1964)

    An army of gay/nazi bikers make their engines roar and ride the way to pain/pleasure as sexual and sadistic symbols are intercut into the dazing chao...

  • The Americanization of Emily (1964)

    A cynical American Naval officer first clashes with and then falls in love with his idealistic British driver who is a war widow. After convincing her...

  • The Nutty Professor (1963)

    This Jekyll-and-Hyde story focuses on Lewis as Julius Kelp, a buck-toothed, bumbling milquetoast college professor who creates a formula for a secret ...

  • Charade (1963)

    Romance and suspense in Paris, as a woman is pursued by several men who want a fortune her murdered husband had stolen. Who can she trust?...

  • The Pink Panther (1963)

    The bumbling Inspector Clouseau is on the tail of a famous jewel-thief whose eyes are set on stealing the famous 'Pink Panther' gem worn by an Indian ...

  • Love with the Proper Stranger (1963)

    When an apparently sweet Italian girl gets pregnant after a one-night stand with a musician, she tries to keep her family and her promised husband-to-...

  • Who's Been Sleeping in My Bed? (1963)

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  • Hatari! (1962)

    John Wayne stars as Sean Mercer, a tough trapper who travels the world to capture animals and sell them to zoos. As he and his ragtag crew roam the pl...

  • Something's Got to Give (1962)

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  • How the West Was Won (1962)

    Hollywood’s most celebrated luminaries--behind the camera as well as in front of it--combined talents to present this epic tale of the development of ...

  • Days of Wine and Roses (1962)

    An alcoholic falls in love with and gets married to a young woman, whom he systematically addicts to booze so they can share his "passion" tog...

  • Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation (1962)

    St. Louis based banker Roger Hobbs is writing a letter to his wife, Peggy Hobbs, about his true feelings concerning their just returned from month lo...

  • Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)

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  • The Rat Race (1960)

    Tender romantic comedy about an aspiring musician who arrives in New York in search of fame & fortune. He soon meets a taxi dancer, moves in with her...

  • The Facts of Life (1960)

    Larry and Mary Gilbert and Kitty and Jack Weaver are four old friends, who for many years have taken each other for granted. But a series of unforesee...

  • Pepe (1960)

    The young Mexican Pepe's beloved horse is sold to Hollywood star Ted Holt, leading to Pepe's journey to Hollywood to get the horse back, and Pepe's e...

  • The Best of Everything (1959)

    Set in New York City during the 1950s, this melodrama follows the illicit affairs of several career women in the glamorous world of book-publishing. T...

  • Li'l Abner (1959)

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  • Blue Denim (1959)

    Arthur Bartley and Janet Willard are fairly typical 1950s teenagers. Their lives are turned upside down however when Janet becomes pregnant. Desperat...

  • The Wonderful World of Tupperware (1959)

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  • Hey Boy! Hey Girl! (1959)

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  • Merry Andrew (1958)

    Downtrodden but creative English school-teacher (Danny Kaye) on archeological trip discovers joys of love and circus life with acrobat (Pier Angeli)....

  • Onionhead (1958)

    A follow-up to "No Time for Sergeants" (USA/1958) by Mervyn LeRoy. Coast Guard / Based On Book...

  • Senior Prom (1958)

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  • Bernardine (1957)

    High school students enter a fictional woman's name (bernardine mudd) in a contest. The contestant wins and hilarity ensues. ...

  • The Unholy Wife (1957)

    Wealthy vintner Paul Hochen meets blonde bombshell Phyllis in a bar...and marries her. In due course... ...

  • Spring Reunion (1957)

    The Class of '41 at Carson High School is holding it's 15th Reunion. "Boy Most Likely To Succeed" Fred Davis is in town to sell his house before taki...

  • Kronos (1957)

    Scientists investigate what appears to be a meteorite that crashes into the ocean. After a few days and nights of mysterious lights and noises, a gia...

  • Desk Set (1957)

    Two extremely strong personalities clash over the computerization of a TV network's research department. Split Screen / Research / Rooftop / Bath...

  • Deep Adventure (1957)

    A skimpy plot---hunting for sunken trasure in the waters of Florida and Haiti--- tied mostly to some underwater scenes shot in the safety of Cypress ...

  • The Lieutenant Wore Skirts (1956)

    In an embarrassing case of role reversal, a middle-aged man is left to tend house while his wife is accepted by the Air Force training program and bec...

  • The Benny Goodman Story (1956)

    Bio of swing band leader 'Benny Goodman' from age 10 (1919) to his landmark Carnegie Hall band concert in 1938. Not exactly historically accurate, bu...

  • Cool and Groovy (1956)

    On many of the musical featurettes from the mid-50's on, until they closed the Shorts department for good, Universal resorted to just sticking an edi...

  • Autumn Leaves (1956)

    Millicent Wetherby is a middle-aged woman whose life is devoid of love and affection. Millicent's solitary existence changes when she encounters Burt...

  • You Can't Run Away from It (1956)

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  • Don't Knock the Rock (1956)

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  • The Girl Can't Help It (1956)

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  • Bus Stop (1956)

    Innocent rodeo cowboy Bo falls in love with cafe singer Cherie in Phoenix. Based On Play / Rodeo / Snow...

  • Illegal (1955)

    Ambitious D.A. Victor Scott zealously prosecutes Ed Clary for a woman's murder. But as Clary walks "the last mile" to the electric chair, Scott recei...

  • Daddy Long Legs (1955)

    On a trip to France, millionaire Jervis Pendelton sees an 18 year old girl in an orphanage. Enchanted with her... ...

  • Timberjack (1955)

    Tim Shipman returns to his father's logging company only to find his father has been killed, money is owed, and Croft Brunner controls the railroad u...

  • Top Banana (1954)

    A filmed version of Phil Silvers' hit Broadway show about a television comic who tried to regain his ratings on TV. Revue / Burlesque / Comedian / 3&#...

  • Dangerous Mission (1954)

    Witness to a mob killing and afraid to testify, young Louise Graham flees to Montana where she hopes to disappear working in the gift shop at Glacier...

  • Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954)

    Adam, the eldest of seven brothers, goes to town to get a wife. He convinces Milly to marry him that same day. They return to his backwoods home. Onl...

  • Young at Heart (1954)

    Doris Day is a small-town girl who helps a jaded and struggling musician (Frank Sinatra) find happiness through her love and support. Ethel Barrymore ...

  • She's Back on Broadway (1953)

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  • Remains to Be Seen (1953)

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  • Those Redheads from Seattle (1953)

    A woman takes her four beautiful daughters to Alaska during the Gold Rush to find their fortune. ...

  • Walking My Baby Back Home (1953)

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  • The Eddie Cantor Story (1953)

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  • Dangerous When Wet (1953)

    A young woman enters a contest to be the first to swim the English Channel. Part Animated / Swimming / Tom And Jerry...

  • She's Working Her Way Through College (1952)

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  • Macao (1952)

    A sultry night club singer, a man who has also traveled to many exotic ports and a salesman meet aboard ship on the 45-mile trip from Hong Kong to Ma...

  • The Marrying Kind (1952)

    Florence and Chet Keefer have had a troublesome marriage. Whilst in the middle of a divorce hearing the judge encourages them to remember the good ti...

  • The Belle of New York (1952)

    In squeaky-clean New York at the turn of the century, playboy Charlie Hill falls so much in love that he can walk on air. The object of his affection...

  • The Devil Makes Three (1952)

    1947: Captain Jeff Eliott returns to Germany to thank the Lert family, who hid him during ww-ii when his plane was shot down over Munich. However he ...

  • Everything I Have Is Yours (1952)

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  • Hare Lift (1952)

    Bank robber Yosemite Sam forces Bugs to try to fly the largest airplane in the world. ...

  • Son of Paleface (1952)

    In this sequel to "The Paleface", Bob Hope and Jane Russell return as the lead characters. Hope plays Junior Potter, who returns to claim his father'...

  • Hare We Go (1951)

    In 1492, Bugs Bunny sails the ocean blue, as mascot for Christopher Columbus. ...

  • Here Comes the Groom (1951)

    Foreign correspondent Pete Garvey has 5 days to win back his former fiancée, or he'll lose the orphans he adopted. ...

  • Sunny Side of the Street (1951)

    Ted Mason is a studio guide at CBS Television in Hollywood. His ambition is to get a break and become a headline singer such as 'Frankie Laine (I)' ,...

  • Texas Carnival (1951)

    An guy and a girl who are working in a carnival's dunk tank. When inebriated Texan comes to the booth he and the guy starts drinking. Eventually the ...

  • My Favorite Spy (1951)

    Peanuts White, a burlesque comic, is recruited by U.S. agents to impersonate international spy Eric Augustine (whom White resembles) in a mission to ...

  • Meet Danny Wilson (1951)

    Danny Wilson and partner Mike make a meager living singing in dives and hustling pool. One night they meet entertainer Joy Carroll, who gets them a j...

  • Young Man with a Horn (1950)

    Aimless youth Rick Martin learns he has a gift for music and falls in love with the trumpet. Legendary trumpeter Art Hazzard takes Rick under his win...

  • When Willie Comes Marching Home (1950)

    When Willie leaves home to join the war effort he is all ready to become a hero, but he is only frustrated when his posting ends up to be in his home...

  • When You're Smiling (1950)

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  • The Petty Girl (1950)

    An artist famous for his calendar portraits of beautiful women becomes fascinated by a prim and proper professor and tries to get her to pose for his...

  • What's Up Doc? (1950)

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  • Dark City (1950)

    Danny Haley's bookie operation is shut down, so he and his pals need money; when Danny meets Arthur Winant, a sucker from out of town, he decoys him ...

  • Make Believe Ballroom (1949)

    Liza Lee, fast-talking press agent for Al Jarvis, persuades Jarvis to stage a Musical Mystery Contest, with a $5000 prize to the person who can first...

  • My Dream Is Yours (1949)

    Conceited singer Garry Mitchell refuses to renew his radio contract, so agent Doug Blake decides to find a new personality to replace Garry. In New Y...

  • Dear Wife (1949)

    Teenaged Miriam starts a political campaign to nominate Bill Seacroft, her brother-in-law, for state senator in opposition to the local political mac...

  • Always Leave Them Laughing (1949)

    Kip Cooper, a successful comedy star and the hot of the nation starring on his own television show. His agent, in flashback, tells a young, inexperie...

  • Mother Is a Freshman (1949)

    Widow Abby Abbott is having serious money problems and has to dip into the family trust in order to pay for her daughter Susan's college tuition. The...

  • Jingle, Jangle, Jingle (1948)

    Ranchers Margaret Field and Will Wright compete in a race between their chuck-wagons and drivers. In and around the race, the Page Cavanaugh Trio per...

  • Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid (1948)

    As told to a psychiatrist: Mr. Peabody, middle-aged Bostonian on vacation with his wife in the Caribbean, hears mysterious, wordless singing on an un...

  • Charlie Barnet and His Orchestra in Redskin Rhumba (1948)

    Charlie Barnet and his orchestra play two of their most popular hits, "Redskin Rhumba" and "Skyliner," and also provide the music for Virginia Maxey ...

  • Road House (1948)

    Jefty, owner of a roadhouse in a backwoods town, hires sultry, tough-talking torch singer Lily Stevens against the advice of his manager Pete Morgan....

  • Catalina Interlude (1948)

    Virginia Maxey runs away from her actress mother to find a career for herself. The mother hires a private detective to find her, which he does, audit...

  • Dark Passage (1947)

    Bogart plays a man convicted of murdering his wife who escapes from prison in order to prove his innocence. Bogart finds that his features are too we...

  • The Mild West (1947)

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  • Dick Tracy's Dilemma (1947)

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  • The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer (1947)

    Teenaged Susan Turner, with a severe crush on playboy artist Richard Nugent, sneaks into his apartment to model for him and is found there by her sis...

  • Dear Ruth (1947)

    A normal day in the Wilkins family: reticent beauty Ruth, crusty judge father, petition-happy political activist teen Miriam. Who should show up but ...

  • The Mouse-Merized Cat (1946)

    Babbit hypnotizies Catsello, despite his efforts to resist, into believing he's Bing Crosby,

    Screen Snapshots Series 25, No. 6: Wendell Niles and Don Prindle Show (1946)

    This edition of Screen Snapshots (production number 7856) finds Ralph Staub dropping in on the Blue Network (formerly NBC, about to evolve into ABC) ...

  • Dirty Gertie from Harlem U.S.A. (1946)

    An all-black Caribbean island resort welcomes flashy dancer Gertie La Rue, forced to perform in this remote spot because she two-timed Al, her Harlem...

  • The Harvey Girls (1946)

    On a train trip West to become a mail order bride Susan Bradley meets a cheery crew of young women traveling out to open a " Harvey House " restauran...

  • The Blue Dahlia (1946)

    An ex-bomber pilot is suspected of murdering his unfaithful wife. ...

  • Baby Bottleneck (1946)

    It's the start of the Baby-Boom, and the overworked delivery system is full of glitches: Mother Goose gets a baby skunk, a Scotty dog gets a little h...

  • Out of This World (1945)

    After struggling to become a success, Betty Miller and her all-girl orchestra finally hit pay dirt when crooner Herbie Fenton comes on board. Problem...

  • The Falcon in San Francisco (1945)

    On vacation, Tom Lawrence--The Falcon--and his Brooklyn-born sidekick 'Goldie' Locke meet cute with a little girl named Annie whose nurse has just be...

  • Radio Stars on Parade (1945)

    A Hollywood talent agency tries to avoid finacial ruin by getting its best clients on the air. ...

  • Mildred Pierce (1945)

    After her cheating husband leaves her, Mildred Pierce proves she can become independent and successful, but can't win the approval of her spoiled daug...

  • You Belong to My Heart (1945)

    Don Baker pumps on the Organ while the Song Spinners sing and the audience is invited to "follow the bouncing ball" and sing-along to the lyrics writ...

  • Make Your Own Bed (1944)

    Walter and Vivian live in the country and have a difficult time keeping servants. Walter hires an private detective who has been fired for arresting ...

  • Bugs Bunny and the Three Bears (1944)

    The bears tempt Goldilocks with carrot soup, the scent of which brings Bugs on the scene. Bugs romances Mama bear and she becomes infatuated with him...

  • Brother Brat (1944)

    A "Rosie the Riveter" type is in need of a baby-sitter for her awful child. The only person available is a clueless Porky Pig. His only instructions ...

  • Youth Runs Wild (1944)

    During WWII, adults are either off fighting or busy in the factories, so juvenile delinquency becomes a major problem back home. Danny Hauser, a woun...

  • Here Come the Waves (1944)

    Twin sisters Rosemary and Susie Allison are successful nightclub performers. Their act is about to come... ...

  • To Have and Have Not (1944)

    Harry Morgan and his alcoholic sidekick, Eddie, are based on the island of Martinique and crew a boat available for hire. However, since the second w...

  • Swooner Crooner (1944)

    Hens are working in the "Flockheed Eggcraft Factory", laying eggs for the war effort until they get distracted by a rooster singing like

    True to Life (1943)

    A writer for a radio program needs some fresh ideas to juice up his show. For inspiration, he rents a room with a typical American family and begins ...

  • Coal Black and de Sebben Dwarfs (1943)

    Spoof of 'Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)' with an all-black cartoon cast. Many WWII references, including rationing (the evil Queen is a hoar...

  • The Hard Way (1943)

    Ambitious Helen Chernin (Ida Lupino) pushes her talented younger sister Katherine (Joan Leslie) into marriage with broken down song-and-dance man Alb...

  • They Got Me Covered (1943)

    Bumbling reporter Robert Kittredge has been fired after bungling his latest assignment. His career isn't all he's botched up: his girlfriend Chris is...

  • The Fifth-Column Mouse (1943)

    In this parable for the failure of appeasement before World War Two, house mice are targeted by a hungry cat, who intrudes upon their idyllic life. W...

  • The Home Front (1943)

    A homesick Pvt. Snafu learns that his family are almost as commited to the war efforts as himself. ...

  • Government Girl (1943)

    Washington DC in the war. The machinery of government is a hive of endless if not seamless activity. Arnament production is the name of the game, by ...

  • Thank Your Lucky Stars (1943)

    Two producers are putting together a Calvacade of Stars for a wartime charity show. Along with a list of well-knowns they promote the work of an unkn...

  • The Sky's the Limit (1943)

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  • Coming!! Snafu (1943)

    Introducing Private Snafu, the nation's worst soldier and his various versions in different branches of the armed forces. ...

  • King of the Cowboys (1943)

    The Governor sends Roy to help bring in a gang of saboteurs. Roy joins a traveling show and soon learns the saboteurs communicate during Maurice's mi...

  • Blues in the Night (1942)

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  • The Fleet's In (1942)

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  • Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)

    A musical portrait of composer/singer/dancer George M. Cohan. From his early days as a child-star in his family's vaudeville show up to the time of hi...

  • Bugs Bunny Gets the Boid (1942)

    Mama Buzzard wants her children to learn to bring back meat for dinner. One buzzardling is shy and has to be kicked out of the nest. He's told to at ...

  • You Were Never Lovelier (1942)

    Hotel magnate Edwardo Acuna has a thorn in his side. Maria (Rita Hayworth), his beautiful nubile daughter, refuses to seriously consider marriage. A t...

  • Captains of the Clouds (1942)

    Brian McLean is a ruthless bush-pilot in Canada. He offers some other pilots an opportunity of earning a lot of money, but he marries the girl-friend...

  • My Favorite Duck (1942)

    Porky tries to relax on a hunting and fishing trip, but Daffy, smugly pointing out the "No Duck Hunting" signs, subjects him to constant irritation. ...

  • Star Spangled Rhythm (1942)

    Pop, a security guard at Paramount has told his son that he's the head of the studio. When his son arrives... ...

  • Once Upon a Honeymoon (1942)

    At the start of WWII, Katie O'Hara, an American burlesque girl intent on social climbing, marries Austrian Baron Von Luber. Pat O'Toole, an American ...

  • The Major and the Minor (1942)

    New York working girl Susan Applegate is desperate to go home to Iowa but does not have the railway fare so she disguises herself as a child to ride ...

  • Foney Fables (1942)

    A collection of brief vignettes. Within the Book of Fairy Tales, we find much-loved stories like these: Sleeping Beauty (chewed out by Prince Charmin...

  • Lazybones (1941)

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  • Let's Make Music (1941)

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  • You're the One (1941)

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  • Farm Frolics (1941)

    A series of spot gags about farm life. Running gag: why are all the little piggies watching the clock so intently? ...

  • All Through the Night (1941)

    Broadway gambler Gloves Donahue wants to find who killed the baker of his favorite cheesecake. He sees nightclub singer Leda Hamilton leaving the bak...

  • Blues in the Night (1941)

    "Jigger' Lane forms a band that includes singer Ginger 'Character' Powell, wife of the trumpeter Leo Powelll, and Nickie Haroyen and Peppi. All of th...

  • Birth of the Blues (1941)

    Jeff grows up near Basin Street in New Orleans, playing his clarinet with the dock workers. He puts together a band, the Basin Street Hot-Shots, whic...

  • Notes to You (1941)

    Without success, Porky Pig constantly tries to silence an alley cat who has been disturbing his slumber by constantly singing loudly. ...

  • Navy Blues (1941)

    On a layover in Hawaii two conniving Navy seamen borrow money to lay down bets that their ship will win the upcoming gunnery practice trophy, having ...

  • A Coy Decoy (1941)

    Characters on book covers come to life, including Porky and Daffy. The "Wolf of Wall Street" chases Daffy through "The Hurricane," "The Storm" and ac...

  • The Wacky Worm (1941)

    A singing worm is pursued by a crow, moving in an amazing variety of ways while escaping. It then hides in an apple, a toothpaste tube, a victrola, a...

  • Ride, Tenderfoot, Ride (1940)

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  • Alex in Wonderland (1940)

    In this Warner Bros. short film, Alex visits his sister Belinda and her husband Fred. It looks like Alex is going to be around for a while, much to F...

  • You'll Find Out (1940)

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  • Second Chorus (1940)

    Danny and Hank are surprised when Artie Shaw hires competent manager Ellen away from their college band. The two trumpet players scheme to get into S...

  • Ali-Baba Bound (1940)

    Porky finds out that Ali-Baba and his Dirty Sleeves plan to attack the fort; it's up to him to go warn the fort. He gets there to discover everyone h...

  • Patient Porky (1940)

    Porky checks into a hospital with a tummyache; he has the bad luck to encounter a patient posing a "Dr. Chilled-Air" who is a bit too eager to operat...

  • Slap Happy Pappy (1940)

    Porky runs a farm; we see him plowing the fields. But it's primarily a poultry farm; as the sign says, "For sale: Miracle eggs if it's a good egg, it...

  • Romeo in Rhythm (1940)

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  • A Gander at Mother Goose (1940)

    A collection of short gags based on classic nursery rhymes and fairy tales. Mary, Mary Quite Contrary, in her best

    Sandy Is a Lady (1940)

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  • The Hardship of Miles Standish (1940)

    In this version of "The Courtship of Miles Standish", Elmer Fudd is messanger John Alden, sent to give Miles' love letter to Pricilla. While deliveri...

  • Buck Benny Rides Again (1940)

    Radio star Jack Benny, intending to stay in New York for the summer, is forced by the needling of rival Fred Allen to prove his boasts about roughing...

  • Romance in Rhythm (1940)

    Using a nightclub setting, Carl Hoff and His Orchestra provide the music. Band vocalist Barry McKinley sings, the Randall Sisters do their interpreta...

  • Bars and Stripes Forever (1939)

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  • A Day at the Zoo (1939)

    A tour of the zoo, in typical Tex Avery style: a series of one-liners and sight gags, punctuated by Egghead teasing a lion at intervals, despite the ...

  • Yes, My Darling Daughter (1939)

    Ellen is a free spirited young woman in love with Doug. Sadly he must leave America for a two year job in Belgium. Ellen and Doug decide to spend the...

  • Clyde Lucas and His Orchestra (1939)

    The orchestra of Clyde Lucas plays four numbers following the baton leadership of orchestra leader Clyde Lucas, and not under the leadership of Clyde...

  • World's Fair Junior (1939)

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  • Symphony of Swing (1939)

    Artie Shaw and his big band do four numbers, a lyric "Alone Together," "Jeepers Creepers" with vocals by Tony Pastor, "Deep Purple" sung by Helen For...

  • Jeepers Creepers (1939)

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  • Kristopher Kolumbus Jr. (1939)

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  • Larry Clinton & His Orchestra (1939)

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  • Pied Piper Porky (1939)

    Porky Pig stars as the Pied Piper, who thinks he has taken care of all the mice. However, there is one rogue mouse that he is unable to catch. So he ...

  • Fagin's Freshman (1939)

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  • Sniffles and the Bookworm (1939)

    Literary characters come to life late at night in a bookshop, serenading Sniffles the mouse with swing music until the Frankenstein monster intrudes....

  • Naughty But Nice (1939)

    Professor Hardwick teaches at Winfield College and detests the new swing music that is the craze. He has written a rhapsody which he takes to New Yor...

  • Smashing the Money Ring (1939)

    The prison print ship is making counterfeit $10's and $20's and shipping them outside to Dice. He then goes aboard the gambling ship 'Kismet' and exc...

  • Vincent Lopez and His Orchestra (1939)

    This musical short begins with Vincent Lopez leading his orchestra in "Nola", the group's theme song. ...

  • Fresh Fish (1939)

    A tour of the waters near a South Sea island, introducing us to the various kinds of marine life, including the pickled herring, the hermit crab, the...

  • Lying Lips (1939)

    A nightclub singer refuses to "date" customers, so she's framed for the murder of her aunt, convicted of the killing and sent to prison. However, her...

  • Dave Apollon and His Orchestra (1939)

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  • The Cowboy Quarterback (1939)

    Football scout for the Chicago Packers Rusty Walker signs Harry Lynn, a legendary broken-field runner. Harry won't leave his home town without his gi...

  • Babes in Arms (1939)

    The struggle of two talented young artists, to make their own way in the show business. ...

  • Gold Diggers in Paris (1938)

    When the representative of the Paris International Dance Exposition arrives in New York to invite the Academy Ballet of America to compete for moneta...

  • A Star Is Hatched (1938)

    Emily the chicken, lives in Hickville but dreams of Hollywood. Her chance comes when director J. Megga-Phone happens to drive past and gives her his ...

  • Vitaphone Pictorial Revue No. F (1938)

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  • Porky's Five & Ten (1938)

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  • For Auld Lang Syne (1938)

    James Cagney introduced himself and proceeded to identify the attending guests as they arrived at this benefit function, most of whom stepped up to a...

  • Melody Master Band: Music with a Smile (1938)

    Happy Felton and His Orchestra play the music in this Vitaphone short.Bob Robinson and Virgina Martin dance to two numbers, and "The Three Reasons" p...

  • Murder with Reservations (1938)

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  • Katnip Kollege (1938)

    At the Katnip Kollege, we see a roomful of cats taking a course in Swingology. Everyone swings except Johnny, who can't cut it and has to sit in the ...

  • Have You Got Any Castles? (1938)

    Another entry in the "books come alive" subgenre, with possibly more books coming alive than any other. We begin with some musical numbers, notably t...

  • Hard to Get (1938)

    When spoiled young heiress Maggie Richards tries to charge some gasoline at an auto camp run by Bill Davis, he makes her work out her bill by making ...

  • Going Places (1938)

    Mr. Mason is a salesman at Detridge & Frome who wants to advertise their line of riding clothes. Since they have the rights to famous jockey Peter Ra...

  • Garden of the Moon (1938)

    John Quinn is the ruthless manager of the night club Garden of the Moon. He has booked Rudy Vallee & his Connecticut Yankees for a season as his band...

  • Boy Meets Girl (1938)

    Two lazy screenwriters need a story for the studio's cowboy star. A studio waitress turns out to be pregnant. This gives them the idea for a movie ab...

  • Dramatic School (1938)

    Aspiring actress Louise Muban attends the prestigious Paris School of Drama during the day and works at a dreary factory assembling gas meters at nig...

  • You're an Education (1938)

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  • Cowboy from Brooklyn (1938)

    Brooklyn crooner Elly Jordan and his bandmates end up broke at a Wyoming dude ranch run by Jane Hardy. Singing for his supper there, Elly is heard by...

  • Woody Herman & His Orchestra (1938)

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  • Saturday Night Swing Club (1938)

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  • Mr. Chump (1938)

    A small town boy prefers playing the trumpet to working. ...

  • Brother Rat (1938)

    Story of three buddies at the Virginia Military Institute. Cadet Bing Edwards is secretly married and soon to be a father. ...

  • Here's Your Hat (1937)

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  • Hollywood Hotel (1937)

    Ronny Bowers, a saxophonist in Benny Goodman's band has won a talent contest an got a ten week contrac...

  • Ready, Willing and Able (1937)

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  • The Singing Marine (1937)

    Bob Brent, a young Marine from Arkansas, impresses his comrades with his singing ability, and they pitch in to send him to New York to compete in an ...

  • Varsity Show (1937)

    Winfield College students who are trying to put together the annual varsity show come into conflict with their faculty adviser, a stodgy old professo...

  • The CooCoo Nut Grove (1936)

    A visit to a Hollywood nightclub, featuring caricatures of, among others, Walter Winchell,

    Rhythm on the Range (1936)

    Cowboy Jeff Larabee returns from the east and meets Doris Halloway, a young girl, that he regards as a vagabond, till he learns that she's the owner ...

  • Old Man Rhythm (1935)

    Rich John Roberts, Jr. gets reports that his son, Johnny, is falling for a gold digging blonde at college. So he enrolls as a freshman to try to stee...

  • To Beat the Band (1935)

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  • A Fire Has Been Arranged (1935)

    A pair of friends robs from a jewelry shop, and buries their loot in a field out in the country before they get caught. They spend ten years in priso...

  • Lazy Bones (1934)

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  • This Man Is Mine (1934)

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  • Transatlantic Merry-Go-Round (1934)

    Underworld king Lee Lother has been killed aboard a ocean liner, several people could have been the murderer. There is his mistress Anya Roysen, a ma...

  • College Coach (1933)

    A ruthless coach (Pat O'Brien) creates turmoil at a college by hiring players (Lyle Talbot) and alienating students (Dick Powell). Along the way, the...

  • Bombshell (1933)

    Lola Burns is at the top of the pile in Hollywood. But life ain't easy, what with her father and brother always hanging around for handouts, and devi...


Johnny Mercer

Johnny Mercer

John Herndon "Johnny" Mercer (November 18, 1909 – June 25, 1976) was an American songwriter and singer. As a songwriter, he is best known as a lyricist but also composed music. He was also a popular singer who recorded his own songs as well as those written by others. From the mid-1930s through the mid-1950s, many of the songs Mercer wrote and pe...

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