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Description: The owner of a cosmetics company is unveiling a fresh cream which she claims she's been using. She's been keeping her age a secret and actually reveals that she's 60 and owes her appearance to the cream. She's soon killed and the formula missing. Her husband is arrested and Perry defends him.
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Description: Melodramatic silent. Sanger, an eccentric expatriate composer, dies in his house in the Austrian Alps, leaving his daughters penniless. The young composer Lewis Dodd, a longstanding mate of the family, falls in love with their cousin Florence when she comes to take the women back to England. But tiny Tessa Sanger is in love with Lewis herself, and when she runs away from school and comes to live with Florence and her husband, their already-shaky marriage is further undermined
Description: Christie Dawson everytime wanted to be the "cool" teacher. But her globe is shaken up after a pupil's crush spirals out of control and he sexually assaults her. Suddenly, her colleagues, neighbors and even her hubby are wondering whether she crossed the line and tempted her student. But school isn't out for Christine just yet she's gonna war back, and large time!
Description: Luisa Braniff who after many years of difficult work, obtains the success she has everytime wished for: to be the General Director of one of the most necessary technological companies in Mexico. But fate has prepared other surprise to this pretty exectutive. With her fresh position comes a trouble as if it was waiting on the corner of her fresh dream office: a multimillion scam takes zone with her name. Also, it is linked in a direct method to the murder of her greatest mate Sofia, who is found dead in her apartament. To be able to prove her innocence and preserve her freedom, she will have to look for all the evidence possible to search the true scammer How was it possible that her largest dream turned in to her worst nightmear? Professional success has its cost.
Description: Krisztina Szabó. 27 years old. A conserve factory girl. She desires a various type of life. Something really large needs to happen. The only possibility of making it come real is to enjoy the lottery, or accumulate points in any type of consumer competition. She often sings her favorite song.
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Description: In Stockholm, the fashion photographer Susanne Frank misses her married lover Henrik Lobelius that lives in Gothenburg with his wife and children, and the naive twenty years old model Doris has a troubled relationship with her man mate Palle Palt. Susanne schedules a session of image shoots in Gothenburg with Doris, and once there, she calls Henrik for an encounter. Meanwhile, Doris meets an elegant middle age gentleman on the street, the Consul Otto Sönderby, who buys expensive bonuses for her: a dress, a pair of Italian gloves and valuable pearl necklace. They spend the afternoon together in an amusement park and soon they go to Otto's mansion, where they are interrupted by his wicked daughter Marianne. Susanne has a love affair with Henrik in her room, but they are interrupted by his cynical wife. The incidents in these encounters affect their perspective of love.
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Description: When Hannah Pinkham's fiancé writes he's finally shipping home, her mother makes a fairy tale wedding dress, but while she's fitting it the knock on the door is not him, but the dreaded officer-messenger. Years soon she sends it to her nephew, photographer Travis Cleveland, but his model-bride Cass only pretends to like it to receive rid of his loyal assistant. After he walks off with it, his vehicle gets stolen with the dress in it... And it keeps passing on from person to person, but will anybody now receive married in it or does it just hold bringing terrible luck to couples?
Description: Marina, a girl with a glass eye, has the terrible luck to be the victim of an assault witnessed by Rafael, a goodhearted butcher, who rescues her from her attacker, a boy called Daniel. Rafael has physical issues of his own, but the two stay together as a couple. A baby not Rafael's, for he lost his testicles in an accident is born. Rafael looks forward to raising the kid as his own if Marina will consent.
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Description: In the mid to late 90's, the Reykjavik crime and drug stage saw a drastic change from a relatively tiny and innocent globe into a much more aggressive and violent one.. The movie says the storyline of this change through the fictional gang of pushers that took control of Iceland's underworld.
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This live teleplay has an perfect pedigree. First, it's written by Rod Serling--a boy who had an nice ability to write dialog and fascinating characters. Second, it stars two unbelievable hero actors who are cute much forgotten today but who are more than capable of anchoring a production--Wendell Corey and Chester Morris. Considering all these factors, it's natural that I would play "The Arena".The movie stars Corey as a brand-new Senator who was just appointed to finished a term. It seems that Corey's father was also a Senator. However, to some he was a nice man, but to the fellow Senator from his home state, the old boy was a fraud. Corey naturally takes nice umbrage at this and spends almost all his time and energy attacking his colleague--demanding he retract the accusations that his father was a crook.As for Morris, he stars as a behind the scenes guru who the politicians consult to create their careers blossom. His recent pet project is Corey--and where this relationship goes is for you to see for yourself---I certainly don't wish to spoil the movie by giving away spoilers.Overall, it's a very well-written and tight live TV movie that was fortunately saved for rebroadcast using the Kinescope process. The only negative is something my wife noticed--some of the melody (the drumbeat) was too intense and too heavy-handed. Still, it's a very well-crafted present and it's nice they did this live!
American political stories frequently revolve around the threat of blackmail -- ADVISE AND CONSENT, THE BEST MAN and PRIMARY COLORS come to mind. This present predates most of these, but is nowhere as interesting. Serling says of a young senator called Norton newly appointed to fill out the term of one who has just died. Norton comes with a chip on his shoulder -- his father had been a senator from the same state until he was forced out of politics by the same boy Norton actually has to deal with because he's a colleague. Norton acquires the ammo to avenge his father but wrestles with whether or not he could test it.Part of the trouble is that Serling draws his characters in such large crayon strokes that there is tiny moral complexity here. The father is such a snarling, vicious pit-bull that we wonder how the son should possibly have been blind to the old man's nature for so long. The son seems like a fool from day one. It doesn't support that Wendell Corey is supposed to be young and callow but he seems to be in his late forties at least. (I don't actually what his true age was then.)Serling wrote a lot of nice stuff, but this isn't one of his better efforts. It's preachy and clunky. This present is most interesting for the slightly over-the-top performance by Chester Morris as a political operative with a convenient weakness for liquor and a view of the young Frances Sternhagen who would go on to do a lot of unbelievable work in better parts.This is in the STUDIO ONE box set and is the first tool I've sampled. I'm hoping that the others are stronger.
Wendell Corey, the son of a forcibly retired politician, is appointed as a caretaker Senator. Is he fit to do war in THE ARENA that is the US Senate, with the support of veteran aide Chester Morris?Chester Morris is one of those actors whose reputation might be helped if there weren't a Turner Classic Movies. This is because, in the 40s, Mr. Morris often starred as the obnoxious Boston Blackie, who, when not solving his crimes in black-face (yes, really), smirked his method through a lot of stupid comic mysteries. And those are the films TCM keeps playing.To this role, Morris brings what is often visible in his 30s movies, an everytime show surface cockiness, tempered by experience. Here, he has to attempt to enjoy the worldly counselor to a daddy's man senator, who might be a nice man, if he can just escape his father's influence. He nails the part (which is written beautifully) and supports turn a somewhat preachy script into something more interesting. Wendell Corey gives an average performance, and others are just fine too.Of course, the present ends with a moral crisis, solved happily. In the politics of 2016, rest assured the morally pleasing respond Mr. Serling gives us would not have been considered by any politician now thinking of his future. For that reason, the ending may seem too pat to modern audiences. Not sure that is a judgment a 1956 viewer would have made.
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