As Duke (Jock Mahoney) gets closer to each of the blondes, he learns the murder victim wasn’t the only man who knew them all. Part 2 of 2. First posted November 30, 2009.
Playboy insurance investigator Duke Wallace (Jock Mahoney) is on the case of a missing colleague with a penchant for blonde women…and when he meets them, he learns why. 1961. Part 1 of 2. First posted November 23, 2009.
While Duke’s (Ralph Cooper) luck gets better with the medicine show, Ethel’s (Lena Horne) gets worse up North. Can he save her and work his musical magic in the big city? Part 2 of 2. First posted November 16, 2009.
Lena Horne made her film debut in this “race movie” as a singer with a chance at the big time, but only if her show producer boyfriend (Ralph Cooper) sacrifices their relationship. 1938. Part 1 of 2. First posted November 9, 2009.
Original Movie @ Internet Archive
Movie Info @ IMDB
Tyler Perry on 60 Minutes (article below video)
Important Films On Race @ Time
“Race films” @ Wikipedia
Ralph Cooper Obituary @ New York Times
Amateur Night at the Apollo
Henry (Charles Laughton) moves into later life with fifth wife Catherine Howard (Binnie Barnes), who has everything she wants – including the love of Thomas Culpeper (Robert Donat), which may prove her undoing. Part 3 of 3. First posted November 2, 2009.
As Katherine Howard (Binnie Barnes) waits for her chance to be Queen, Henry (Charles Laughton) must first contend with Anne of Cleves (Elsa Lanchester), who schemes to get out of the marriage without losing her head. Part 2 of 3. First posted October 26, 2009.