Shirley Temple passed on yesterday, Feb 10, 2014 at age 85. God Bless her. Here’s a couple of short films from almost 80 years ago that made her famous.
With a happier ending than the Victorian novel of the same name, this Shirley Temple movie is about a little girl when she is left at a boarding house. Her father is thought to have been killed in the Boer War.
Dishonored Lady stars Hedy Lamar as the party girl, career woman Madeline Damien. She not really happy with her lot in life, but has a lot of trouble escaping her decadent friends and lifestyle.
Lamont Cranston, amateur criminologist and detective, with a daily radio program, sponsored by the Daily Classic newspaper, finds himself involved in the death and robbery of a banker.
Captain Woodes Rogers travels to the Bahamas to accept his new position as Governor. Wifh him he brings a king`s pardon to all who will give up piracy. Blackbeard is not convinced and suspects a trap. There is dissencion among the pirates between who wants the pardon and who does not. In the confusion Blackbeard makes his escape. Season 1 – Episode 1.
Here’s a good old fashioned Bob Steele western. Meanwhile back at the ranch, kidnappers have grabbed Tom Martin so his dad Jim will sell out. It’s Riders of the Sage to the rescue.
Chuck Connors as plays an over-the-top, slightly psychotic big-game hunter. He’s out for revenge on an army officer who he thinks got his brother killed.