A teenage girl (Tuesday Weld) has been putting too much of her allowance into jukeboxes, so her father starts limiting her free-spending ways – just when she needs a new prom dress to fight off competition for her boyfriend. Features classic music from Chuck Berry, Connie Francis, the Flamingos and the Moonglows. 1956
Archive for March, 2008
Stunned by small unconscious acts of kindness, Martha sets out to reform Ginger Ted, but it takes the plight of a disease-ridden band of natives to change them both forever.
In the Dutch East Indies, a reprobate Brit (Charles Laughton) enjoys drinking too much, lazing about and charming the native women – but a missionary (Elsa Lanchester) shocked by his behavior is out to stop him. Based on a story by W. Somerset Maugham. (1938)
With George dead, Ellen (Loretta Young) goes on a frantic search to get back the letter that frames her for murder.
A housewife (Loretta Young) stays positive as she tends to her husband bed-ridden with a bad heart condition. But she gets desperate when he’s deluded into thinking she’s trying to kill him.