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Affairs of Cappy Ricks, The

Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1937
Director: Ralph Staub
Starring: Walter Brennan; Mary Brian
Genres: Comedy
Synopsis: A man purposely shipwrecks his family to teach them a lesson. Black & White.
Copyright 
Notes:
Based on popular public domain characters created by Peter B. Kyne.
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Africa Screams

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Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1949
Director: Charles Barton
Starring: Bud Abbott; Lou Costello
Genres: Comedy
Synopsis: Basic crazy Abbott and Costello movie that also features a couple of the three stooges. Black & White.
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Angel on My Shoulder

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Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1946
Director: Archie Mayo
Starring: Paul Muni; Anne Baxter; Claude Rains
Genres: ComedyDrama
Synopsis: The devil (Claude Rains) offers a deceased gangster (Paul Muni) the chance to return in the body of a judge. Black & White.
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Animal Kingdom, The

Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1932
Director: Griffith; Edward H.
Starring: Ann Harding; Leslie Howard; Myrna Loy
Genres: ComedyDrama
Synopsis: A publisher passes up his friend to marry a socialite. Black & White.
Copyright 
Notes:
Based on a 1932 play by Philip Barry with unknown copyright.
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Baby Face Morgan

Baby Face Morgan
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Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1942
Director: Arthur Dreifuss
Starring: Robert Armstrong; Mary Carlisle; Richard Cromwell
Genres: Comedy
Synopsis: Aging mobsters try to bring back the good old days by setting up a naive yokel as the kingpin. Black & White.
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Double Trouble

Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1941
Director: William West
Starring: Harry Langdon; Charley Rodgers
Genres: Comedy
Synopsis: A valuable necklace accidentally gets into a can of beans. Features comedy star from silent era Harry Langdon. Black & White.
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Flying Deuces, The

Flying Deuces, The
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Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1939
Director: A. Edward Sullivan
Starring: Stan Laurel; Oliver Hardy
Genres: Comedy
Synopsis: Oliver's heart is broken when he finds that his love Georgette is already married to Francois, a dashing Foreign Legion officer. He runs off to join the Foreign Legion, taking Stanley with him. Their zany antics get them charged with desertion and sentenced to a firing squad. Black & White.
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General, The

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General, The
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Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1927
Director: Clyde Bruckman
Starring: Marion Mack; Charles Henry Smity; Richard Allen; Buster Keaton
Genres: ComedyRomanceWar
Synopsis: Civil War film. The General is a locomotive, and Buster Keaton is its engineer. Union soliders steal the locomotive, and Buster is on the chase--not knowing that his girl friend is being held captive aboard The General. Black & White. Silent.
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His Private Secretary

Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1933
Director: Whitman.Phil
Starring: Evalyn Knapp; John Wayne
Genres: ComedyRomance
Synopsis: Knapp sets out to prove herself by taking a job in Wayne's father's factory. Black & White.
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Meet John Doe

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Meet John Doe
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Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1941
Director: Frank Capra
Starring: Gary Cooper; Barbara Stanwyck; Gene Lockhart
Genres: ComedyDrama
Synopsis: Homeless man encouraged to act as "John Doe" common man who is so overwrought by social ills that he plans to commit suicide. Black & White.
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One Body Too Many

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Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1944
Director: Frank McDonald
Starring: Jack Haley; Jean Parker; Bela Lugosi
Genres: ComedyHorror
Synopsis: An insurance saleman is hired to protect a millionaire. Black & White.
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Parlor, Bedroom and Bath

Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1931
Director: Edward Sedgwick
Starring: Buster Keaton; Charlotte Greenwood
Genres: Comedy
Synopsis: A man wants to get married, but his intended refuses to before her dislikable sister is wed. He comes up with a zany plan. Black & White.
Copyright 
Notes:
Remake of a 1920 silent film, so underlying play should be public domain.
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Reefer Madness

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Reefer Madness
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Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1938
Director: Louis Gasnier
Starring: Dorothy Short; Kenneth Craig
Genres: ComedyDrama
Synopsis: A propagands film about the evils of marijuana smoking. The story, as told by a high school principal to a PTA meeting, chronicles the ruined lives of teenage dope smokers. Black & White.
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Royal Bed, The

Royal Bed, The
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Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1931
Director: Lowell Sherman
Starring: Lowell Sherman; Mary Astor
Genres: Comedy
Synopsis: A comic farce among the royalty. Black & White.
Copyright 
Notes:
From the play the The Queen's Husband by Robert E. Sherwood of unknown copyright status.
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Something to Sing About

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Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1937
Director: Victor Schertzinger
Starring: James Cagney; Evelyn Daw; William Frawley
Genres: ComedyMusical
Synopsis: Cagney stars as a New York bandleader who moves to California and butts heads with the Hollywood star making machine. Black & White.
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Speak Easily

Speak Easily
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Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1932
Director: Edward Sedgwick
Starring: Buster Keaton; Jimmy Durante
Genres: Comedy
Synopsis: A college professor uses inherited to back a Broadway musical in the hopes of winning the love of the star. Black & White.
Copyright 
Notes:
From a story by Clarence Budington Kelland of unknown copyright status.
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Steamboat Bill Jr.

Avg Review 4.33
Steamboat Bill Jr.
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Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1928
Director: Charles Reisner; Buster Keaton
Starring: Buster Keaton
Genres: Comedy
Synopsis: Steamboat Bill is excited that his son, Bill Jr., is coming to visit him. When Bill is arrested, Bill Jr. tries to get him out of jail. Black & White. Silent.
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Time of Your Life

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Time of Your Life
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Language: English   Country: USA   Year: 1941
Director: H.C. Potter
Starring: James Cagney; William Bendix; Wayne Morris; Jeanne Cagney; Broderick Crawford
Genres: ComedyDrama
Synopsis: Based on William Saroyan's Pulitzer Prize winning play, this is the story of a lovable bunch of eccentrics that patronize a run-down San Francisco bar. Black & White.
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