The Foreign Legion marches in to Mogador with booze and women in mind just as singer Amy Jolly arrives from Paris to work at Lo Tinto’s cabaret. That night, insouciant legionnaire Tom Brown catches her inimitably seductive, tuxedo-clad act. Both bruised by their past lives, the two edge cautiously into a no-strings relationship while being pursued by others. But Tom must leave on a perilous mission: is it too late for them?Read More
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Golden Boy (1939) — 99 min - Drama, Romance - 5 September 1939 Your rating: Not rated yet! Despite his talent as a musician, a city boy decides to become a boxer. He's successful as a fighter -- much to the dismay of his parents. When gangsters try to by a piece of him he begins to have second thoughts. Director: Rouben Mamoulian Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Adolphe Menjou, William Holden, Lee J. Cobb, Joseph Calleia, Sam Levene, Edward Brophy, Beatrice Blinn, William H. Strauss, Don Beddoe, Stanley Andrews, Gordon Armitage, Earl Askam, Al Bayne, Don Brodie, Dora Clement, Irving Cohen,...Read More
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Gold Diggers of 1935 (1935) — 98 min - Music, Comedy - 14 March 1935 Your rating: Dick Powell and Titanic's Gloria Stewart star in Busby Berkeley's dazzling musical trifle Gold Diggers of 1935. New York City, 1935. In a world where the most important thing for a young woman is to snare a rich husband, wealthy Matilda Prentiss (Alice Brady) is willing to back a Broadway musical to catapult her beautiful daughter, Ann (Stewart--Titanic), to stardom so she can take her pick of wealthy financiers. But Ann surprises everyone by falling in love with impoverished, charming, golden-voiced bellhop Dick...Read More
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Paths of Glory (1957) NR 88 min - Drama, War - 18 September 1957 Your rating: Not rated yet! During World War I, commanding officer General Broulard (Adolphe Menjou) orders his subordinate, General Mireau (George Macready), to attack a German trench position, offering a promotion as an incentive. Though the mission is foolhardy to the point of suicide, Mireau commands his own subordinate, Colonel Dax (Kirk Douglas), to plan the attack. When it ends in disaster, General Mireau demands the court-martial of three random soldiers in order to save face. Director: Stanley Kubrick Stars: Kirk Douglas, Ralph Meeker, Adolphe Menjou,...Read More
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State of the Union (1948) — 124 min - Comedy, Drama, Romance - 30 April 1948 Your rating: When idealistic businessman Grant Matthews (Tracy) is chosen to run for the Presidency, he is caught between the ruthless ambition of a string-pulling newspaper owner and the integrity of his devoted wife (Hepburn). But just as Matthews embraces his ultimate goal, he realizes that he may have lost touch with the American people. Director: Frank Capra Stars: Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Van Johnson, Angela Lansbury, Adolphe Menjou, Lewis Stone, Ellen Ross, Eve Whitney, Raymond Walburn, Margaret Hamilton, Charles Lane, Carl Switzer, Tor...Read More
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