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March 21, 2018 / Comedy

Brooklyn residents Joe Turp and his wife, Ethel, travel to Washington D. C. to call on the US President to make a pleas on the behalf of their mailman, Jim, is who about to be sacked for illegally opening and destroying a letter.

March 21, 2018 / Drama

Alcoholic newspaperman Lew Marsh hits bottom, loses his job and is rehabilitated by Charley Dolan. After six years on the wagon he gets his job back and devotes himself to other recovering alcoholics. His boss enlists his help to sober up his nephew, Boyd Copeland, who has married Lew’s old sweetheart Boyd, who is involved with a cabaret singer and the mob, presents quite a challenge.¬†

March 17, 2018 / Foreign

Ferdinand Rieche was a policeman, but found the legal constraints of that profession too stifling. He gets into the business of protecting manufacturing plants and outfits and trains his men like a private army expecting an invasion. After his excesses prove too much for his bosses, he is fired, and Ferdinand takes his strong opinions back into public life.

March 17, 2018 / Foreign
March 17, 2018 / Comedy

An improvisational comedian, working with The Committee improv group in San Francisco, struggles to be taken seriously.

March 17, 2018 / Pre Code

When his father is murdered, erstwhile conman Nick Darrow asks the cops if he can go undercover to find the killers, and maybe even stop a crime ring that has been plaguing the police. The sister of another innocent victim joins him as they infiltrate the syndicate. Any wrong move could lead to instant death.

March 17, 2018 / Drama

Joan Bannister is the wife of globe-trotting war correspondent David Bannister.¬†Returning to the US, Bannister becomes suspicious when Joan begins keeping company with known Nazi functionaries, notably the sinister Mr. Peter. Suspecting that his own wife may be the elusive “Madame Spy” wanted by American authorities, Bannister is in for quite a few surprises before the film’s six reels expend themselves.

March 17, 2018 / Comedy

Corby Lane coming to a small Arkansas town to play Santa Claus because, when she was a small child traveling with her impoverished father, the townspeople saved her life by donating money needed for medical treatment. She meets and falls in love with “Doc” Sellers, an easy-going doctor who enjoys fishing and the unhurried pace of the town. Corby’s gesture of handing out money and lavish gifts to the citizens backfires when, after it has been publicized, the town becomes the destination of every wayward traveler and fortune seeker.