Category: Genre

Singapore Sue (1932) 5.1

Singapore Sue (1932)

Storyline:Four sailors enter a Singapore dive, meet a Chinese girl from Brooklyn, and find there's more to her than meets the eye. Two songs.User Reviews: Singapore Sue (1932) ** 1/2 (out of 4) This Paramount short is...

The Sex Life of the Polyp (1928) 5.4

The Sex Life of the Polyp (1928)

Storyline:Dr. Benchley is addressing the Ladies Club on the subject of the reproductive habits of the polyp, a small aquatic organism. Although he is not able to display his live specimens, he has prepared a series of...

Walking the Baby (1933) 6.9

Walking the Baby (1933)

Storyline:Street-sweeper George flirts with a pretty, but dizzy, nursemaid in the park. Incorporates Burns & Allen's vaudeville "dizzy" routine.User Reviews:

Your Hat (1932) 6.8

Your Hat (1932)

Storyline:George, working in a hat shop, gets tricky with the customers. Then Gracie comes in and drives him batty.User Reviews: I've seen quite a few Burns & Allen shorts that they made in the early part of their...

The Babbling Book (1932) 6.8

The Babbling Book (1932)

Storyline:After a domestic scene with her parents, Gracie goes to work at the bookstore next door, just in time for a dizzy conversation with customer George. Written by Rod Crawford <[email protected]

Lighthouse Love (1932) 6.5

Lighthouse Love (1932)

Storyline:Two marines stationed in the Chinese port of Hang Chow decide to swear off women and join the lighthouse patrol.User Reviews:

Oh, My Operation (1931) 6.8

Oh, My Operation (1931)

Storyline:George is taken to the hospital in mistake for an accident victim. After his needless operation, he meets Nurse Gracie, who adds insanity to injury. Written by Rod Crawford <[email protected]

The Barber Shop (1933) 6.7

The Barber Shop (1933)

Storyline:Barber O'Hair has a vegetarian wife at home a pretty manicurist at work. A dog sits in the barbershop which O'Hair explains: "One day I was shaving a man and cut his ear off. And the dog got it. Been back he...

Nothing But Nerves (1942) 6.8

Nothing But Nerves (1942)

Storyline:After some investigation, Robert Benchley finds his nerves are in a bad state. He has the jitters so bad he can't hold his cup still enough to drink his coffee, and he thinks the arrival of some plumbers is ...

I Surrender Dear (1931) 6.2

I Surrender Dear (1931)

Storyline:A girl, in love with the radio voice of Bing Crosby, is kissed by him in mistake for his sister; she won't believe it's him, and in a slapstick search through hotel corridors for his new flame, Bing runs afo...

Pool Sharks (1915) 5.6

Pool Sharks (1915)

Storyline:Two ardent suitors for the hand a pretty young woman carry their fight from an picnic to a test of skill in an indoor pool hall. After a series of unbelievable trick shots, the fight degenerates into billiar...

Eve’s Bayou (1997) 7.3

Eve’s Bayou (1997)

Storyline:The story is set in 1962 Louisiana. The Batiste family is headed by charming doctor Louis. Though he is married to beautiful Roz, he has a weakness for attractive female patients. One night Louis trysts with...

100% Service (1931) 6.9

100% Service (1931)

Storyline:George registers at the Jefferson Hotel; after the desk clerk gives him the runaround, he meets Gracie at the cigar counter.User Reviews: While I will admit that this is a competently made comedy short and i...

Crime Control (1941) 7.2

Crime Control (1941)

Storyline:A police officer alerts his audience to the fact that inanimate objects can be as dangerous as human criminals. He then displays several offenders that have recently been brought in. Shoelaces, for example, ...

2 Minutes of Fame (2020)

Storyline:An up-and-coming stand-up comic moves to L.A. to pursue a film career after video clips of his act make him an online sensation.User Reviews:

The Browning Version (1951) 8.2

The Browning Version (1951)

Storyline:Andrew Crocker-Harris, a classics teacher at an English school, is afflicted with a heart ailment and an unfaithful wife. His interest in his pupils wanes as he looks towards his final days in employment. ...

Cooped Up (2016) 6.6

Cooped Up (2016)

Storyline:After coming into contact with a potentially fatal virus, a bitter professional wrestler is forced to isolate himself in his childhood home for 21 days.User Reviews: The writing was intelligent, witty and re...

Psycho Yoga Instructor (TV Movie 2020) 4.4

Psycho Yoga Instructor (TV Movie 2020)

Storyline:A woman tries to save her marriage and her life when a sociopathic yoga instructor becomes obsessed with her.User Reviews: This movie has a surprising title and baited us to tune it and so we watched. Both t...

Cook Off (2017) 7.1

Cook Off (2017)

Storyline:Single mother Anesu's life is turned upside down when her son enters her into a reality TV competition. A refreshing view of contemporary life in Harare, Zimbabwe, told through the lens of a classic romantic...

Rough Treatment (1978) 7.3

Rough Treatment (1978)

Storyline:A famous Polish journalist presents a problem for the powers-that-be when he displays his full political skill and knowledge on a television show featuring questions and answers on a world conference by a pa...

Mutant (1984) 5

Mutant (1984)

Storyline:When two brothers, Josh and Mike, go to a small southern town for a vacation, they find most of the residents either dead or missing. When Mike himself goes missing, Josh teams up with the local sheriff and ...

Cisco Pike (1971) 6.5

Cisco Pike (1971)

Storyline:Cisco is an ex-rock star, famous in the 1960s, whose life and career has been a mess because of drugs. Now with a pregnant girlfriend he has a chance to start a new life. A corrupt cop, Leo Holland, blackmai...

The Europeans (1979) 6.2

The Europeans (1979)

Storyline:It's the mid-nineteenth century. Adult siblings Felix Young and Eugenia Munster were born and raised in Europe and have a somewhat bohemian lifestyle reflective of their travels throughout Europe. Felix, who...

Haunted Road 2 (2017) 3.5

Haunted Road 2 (2017)

Storyline:Young couple enter a wrong hotel when they travel to Malaysia and horrible things occur.User Reviews: