Search results for "David Butler"
The Command

The Command

The Command
IMDb: 6.4
94

Once the commanding officer of a cavalry patrol is killed, the ranking officer who must take command is an army doctor.

Genre: Western
Road to Morocco

Road to Morocco

Road to Morocco
IMDb: 7.1
82

Two carefree castaways on a desert shore find an Arabian Nights city, where they compete for the luscious Princess Shalmar.

Thank Your Lucky Stars

Thank Your Lucky Stars

Thank Your Lucky Stars
IMDb: 7
127

An Eddie Cantor look-alike organizes an all-star show to help the war effort.

Genre: Comedy, Music
April in Paris

April in Paris

April in Paris
IMDb: 6.1
94

In search of an emissary to represent the American theater at an arts expo in Paris, a State Department bureaucrat (Ray Bolger) invites Ethel Barrymore to appear — too bad…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
If I Had My Way

If I Had My Way

If I Had My Way
IMDb: 6.2
94

In this musical drama, a construction worker becomes the guardian of a 12-year old girl after one of his buddies is killed. She and he head to New York to…

Genre: Comedy
East Side of Heaven

East Side of Heaven

East Side of Heaven
IMDb: 6.4
88

A man finds himself the father, by proxy, of a ten-month-old baby and becomes involved in the turbulent lives of the child’s family.

Genre: Comedy, Family
Ali Baba Goes to Town

Ali Baba Goes to Town

Ali Baba Goes to Town
IMDb: 6.4
81

While visiting Hollywood a starstruck movie fan (Eddie Cantor) fantasizes about himself cast in an Arabian adventure. Director David Butler’s comedy–with many songs–also features Tony Martin, Roland Young, Gypsy Rose…

Pigskin Parade

Pigskin Parade

Pigskin Parade
IMDb: 6.2
93

Bessie and Winston “Slug” Winters are married coaches whose mission is to whip their college football team into shape. Just in time, they discover a hillbilly farmhand and his sister….

Genre: Comedy, Music
Two Guys from Milwaukee

Two Guys from Milwaukee

Two Guys from Milwaukee
IMDb: 6.4
90

Balkan Prince Henry has two wishes, to meet Lauren Bacall and see the “real” America. He befriends cabbie Buzz Williams and, without knowing the microphone is live, the two stage…

Genre: Comedy
White Fang

White Fang

White Fang
IMDb: 6
70

A woman and her weakling brother inherit a mine. When the brother commits suicide the guide is accused of murder.

Doubting Thomas

Doubting Thomas

Doubting Thomas
IMDb: 6.7
73

A husband makes fun of his wife’s theatrical aspirations when she agrees to appear in a local production. When she begins to neglect him, he decides to retaliate by also…

Genre: Comedy
The Daughter of Rosie O’Grady

The Daughter of Rosie O’Grady

The Daughter of Rosie O’Grady
IMDb: 6.6
104

An Irish horsecar driver’s daughter meets New York showman Tony Pastor and goes into vaudeville.

Genre: Comedy, Music
It’s a Great Feeling

It’s a Great Feeling

It’s a Great Feeling
IMDb: 6.3
85

A waitress at the Warner Brothers commissary is anxious to break into pictures. She thinks her big break may have arrived when actors Jack Carson and Dennis Morgan agree to…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
You’ll Find Out

You’ll Find Out

You’ll Find Out
IMDb: 6.3
97

The manager of Kay Kyser’s band books them for a birthday party bash for an heiress at a spooky mansion, where sinister forces try to kill her.

Genre: Comedy, Horror
Lullaby of Broadway

Lullaby of Broadway

Lullaby of Broadway
IMDb: 6.8
92

Pretty Melinda Howard has been abroad singing with a musical troupe. She decides to return home to surprise her mother whom she thinks is a successful Broadway star with a…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Tea for Two

Tea for Two

Tea for Two
IMDb: 6.5
98

In this reworking of “No, No, Nanette,” wealthy heiress Nanette Carter bets her uncle $25,000 that she can say “no” to everything for 48 hours. If she wins, she can…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Bright Eyes

Bright Eyes

Bright Eyes
IMDb: 7.3
85

An orphaned girl is taken in by a snobbish family at the insistence of their rich, crotchety uncle, even as her devoted aviator godfather fights for custody.

Genre: Drama, Family, Music
The Story of Seabiscuit

The Story of Seabiscuit

The Story of Seabiscuit
IMDb: 6.2
93

Horse trainer Shawn O’Hara and his lovely niece, Margaret, come to America to escape the memory of an accident involving Margaret’s brother, Danny. Working with thoroughbreds in Kentucky, Shawn takes…

Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
The Little Colonel

The Little Colonel

The Little Colonel
IMDb: 7.1
80

After Southern belle Elizabeth Lloyd runs off to marry Yankee Jack Sherman, her father, a former Confederate colonel during the Civil War, vows to never speak to her again. Several…

Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
San Antonio

San Antonio

San Antonio
IMDb: 6.3
109

Rancher Clay Hardin arrives in San Antonio to search for and capture Roy Stuart, notorious leader of a gang of cattle rustlers. The vicious outlaw is indeed in the Texan…

Captain January

Captain January

Captain January
IMDb: 7.1
77

A little girl named Star lives with a lighthouse keeper who rescued her when her parents drowned. A truant officer decides she should go to boarding school but she’s rescued…

Genre: Comedy, Family
By the Light of the Silvery Moon

By the Light of the Silvery Moon

By the Light of the Silvery Moon
IMDb: 7.1
101

Sequel to On Moonlight Bay. The trials and tribulations of the Winfield family in small town Indiana as Marjorie Winfield’s boyfriend, William Sherman, returns from the Army after W.W.I. Bill…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Caught in the Draft

Caught in the Draft

Caught in the Draft
IMDb: 6.7
82

Don Bolton is a movie star who can’t stand loud noises. To evade the draft, he decides to get married…but falls for a colonel’s daughter. By mistake, he and his…

Genre: Comedy, Romance, War
They Got Me Covered

They Got Me Covered

They Got Me Covered
IMDb: 6.8
95

Bumbling reporter Robert Kittredge has been fired after bungling his latest assignment. His career isn’t all he’s botched up: his girlfriend Chris is tired of waiting for him to marry…

Genre: Comedy
The Girl He Left Behind

The Girl He Left Behind

The Girl He Left Behind
IMDb: 5.5
103

A young man is drafted and goes through the rigors of basic training, ultimately discovering the experience is also character-building. Director David Butler’s 1956 film stars ’50s teen favorites Tab…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Princess and the Pirate

The Princess and the Pirate

The Princess and the Pirate
IMDb: 7
94

Princess Margaret is travelling incognito to elope with her true love instead of marrying the man her father has betrothed her to. On the high seas, her ship is attacked…

Calamity Jane

Calamity Jane

Calamity Jane
IMDb: 7.3
101 min

Calamity Jane and Wild Bill Hickok fuss, feud and fall in love. Initially, Calamity is too busy fighting Indians and cracking a bullwhip to listen to these girlie items like…

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Genre: Music, Western