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Clark And Mc Cullough - Films
... Wanted (Fox) (1929) (short) A Peep On The Deep (RKO) (1930) (short) Chesterfield Celebrities (Warner Brothers-Vitaphone) (1931) (one reel commercial short) False Roomers (RKO) (1931) (short) A Melon-Drama (RKO) (1931 ...
Capelis XC-12 - Filmography
... Five Came Back (RKO) 1939 (aircraft and model) Flying Blind (Paramount) 1941 (model) King of the Zombies (Monogram) 1941 (model) Flying Tigers (Republic) 1942 (aircraft and model) John Wayne guides in a ...
The Greatest Gift (story) - History
... The story came to the attention of RKO Pictures producer David Hempstead, who showed it to actor Cary Grant, who became interested in playing the lead role ... RKO purchased the motion-picture rights for $10,000 in April 1944 ... After several screenwriters worked on adaptations, RKO sold the rights to the story in 1945 to Frank Capra's production company for the same $10,000, which he adapted into It's a Wonderful Life ...
Stingaree (1934 Film) - Preservation Status and Release On Home Video
... In 1946, Stingaree, in addition to several other films, were sold out of the RKO library to producer Merian C ... Classic Movies premiered films produced by Cooper at RKO but out of distribution for more than 50 years ... According to TCM host Robert Osborne, Cooper agreed to a legal settlement with RKO in 1946, after accusing RKO of not giving him all the money due him from his RKO producer's ...
Morgan Conway - RKO Radio Pictures and Portrayal of Dick Tracy
... By the mid-1940s he was a contract player for RKO Radio Pictures, and he was chosen to portray Chester Gould's comic-strip detective Dick Tracy in a ... RKO's earliest publicity photos posed Conway in profile, hoping to emulate Gould's square-jawed caricatures ... Some exhibitors petitioned RKO to make more Tracy features, but with Byrd ...