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The good fairy

by:Molnár, Ferenc, 1878-1952

Henry Miller's Theatre, under the management of Gilbert Miller. Gilbert Miller presents Helen Hayes in Molnar's new comedy "The Good Fairy," with Walter Connolly, English text by Jane Hinton, settings by Joseph Urban, staged by Mr. Miller.

Editions:2  Date:1931 - 1932

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So red the rose

A historical romance, studying the effects of the Civil War upon those who stayed at home on a Mississippi plantation.

Editions:4  Date:1935 - 1998  Genre(s):History, Drama

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No more orchids

"Lombard plays a spoiled heiress who falls in love with a struggling lawyer, despiter her arranged marriage to a European prince"--Container insert.

Editions:1  Date:1932  Genre(s):Drama, Screwball comedy films, Feature films, Screwball comedy films

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King steps out. [Trailer]

"Set in 19th century Vienna, the plot concerns a sprightly young lady (opera star Grace Moore) who wishes to rescue her sister from marrying their cousin, the "wicked" Emperor Franz Josef (Franchot Tone). Disguised as a dressmaker, the girl instantly falls in love with the young monarch herself, and sings her way into his heart."--New York Times Review website.

Editions:5  Date:1936  Rating:Not rated.  Genre(s):Drama, History, Musical films, Romantic comedy films, Film adaptations

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Nancy Steele is missing

When an antiwar activist is released from jail after 17 years, he immediately visits the girl that he kidnapped as a baby and returns her to her real father, but he must face a cellmate who tries to blackmail him in the meantime.

Editions:3  Date:1937  Rating:Not rated.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films

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East of Fifth Avenue

Editions:1  Date:2014  Genre(s):Drama

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It happened one night

Editions:2  Date:1934 - 2006  Rating:Rated PG: Parental guidance recommended for younger viewers.  Genre(s):Drama

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Screwball comedy classics double feature : Volume 1,. My man Godfrey ; Nothing sacred

My man Godfrey: A sweet but spoiled rich girl named Irene picks up Godfrey as part of a scavenger hunt, thinking that this bum is the "forgotten man" she's been looking for. Godfrey soon becomes the butler for her equally spoiled family and ends up teaching them a few lessons about things more important than money. Nothing sacred: A newspaper reporter tries to redeem himself after a hoax by writing a series of human interest stories about a woman who believes she is dying.

Editions:1  Date:2018  Rating:Not rated.  Genre(s):Drama, Comedy films, Romantic comedy films, Screwball comedy films, Film adaptations

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The 39 steps ; : Scarlet Street ; Nothing sacred ; The amazing adventure

39 Steps: A man falsely accused of murder must uncover a secret organization in order to prove his innocence. Adapted from the novel by John Buchan. Scarlet Street: When a man in a mid-life crisis befriends a young woman, her fiancee persuades her to con him out of some of the fortune they think he has. Based on a novel and play La Chienne by Georges de La Fouchardiere. Amazing Adventure: Cary Grant plays a rich young man with too little to do. Not realizing that the depression he is in, is due to boredom, he consults with a doctor who prescribes a bitter pill. He must earn his own living for one year using none of his existing wealth, and bets $50,000 that he can do it. From novel The Amazing Quest of Mr. Ernest Bliss by E. Phillips Oppenheim. Nothing Sacred: To redeem himself after a hoaz, a reporter proposes a series of stories on doomed Hazel Flagg. She discovers that she does not have radium poisoning, but still accepts the big fling in New York that was offered to her. Suggested by a story by James H. Street.

Editions:1  Date:2005  Genre(s):Drama, Film noir, Historical films, Spy films, Detective and mystery films

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