A publicity-hungry actress uses a Manhattan billboard to jumpstart her career.
Judy Holliday stars as Gladys Glover, a young woman who wants to make a name for herself, so she rents a billboard on Columbus Circle and advertises her name. When a wealthy soap manufacturer tries to wrestle the billboard away from Gladys he finds himself falling in love with her.
Faced with a career that is stalling out, unemployed actress and model Gladys Glover (Judy Holliday) puts all her money into renting a prominent Manhattan billboard that quickly brings her some much-needed exposure. Wanting the space for his new ad campaign, soap company executive Evan Adams III (Peter Lawford) proposes a trade, giving Gladys more billboard locations for her publicity campaign. Much to the dismay of her boyfriend, documentary filmmaker Pete Sheppard (Jack Lemmon), Gladys' popularity soars under the now-smitten Adams, who helps land the talk show appearances and commercials that make her name a household item. But after Pete bolts in disgust, in the end, Gladys realizes that he is the man she really wants to marry.
The first Falcon film starring George Sanders. The amateur detective is given two months by his fiancee to get other women and crime detection out of his system. His resolve soon crumbles, however, when he is approached by a beautiful young lady and asked to foil a jewel robbery
The Saint helps a young beauty take vengeance on the mobsters who ruined her father.
Gene Raymond sticks out a thumb and pulls in a plum in this diverting and fresh screwball comedy co-starring Wendy Barrie and Helen Broderick. When no one will finance his play, would-be producer Michael MacCreigh (Raymond) bets his rich uncle he can leave New York without money or clothes and arrive in Los Angeles 10 days later with a good suit, a hundred bucks in his pocket and a beautiful fiancée to boot. If Michael wins, his uncle will produce the play; if he loses, he'll give up the stage and work in the family meatpacking business. Clad in only his skivvies, Michael soon hitches a ride with a gold-digging redhead (Barrie) and her wisecracking aunt (Broderick) as he races across the country to win cash, clothes and Love on a Bet.
Janes Forbes (Barrie) decides to help amnesiac Jack Doe (Pryor) to find the details of his true identity. She doesn't tell anyone she is leaving, which causes her worried father to hire a detective to find the pair. Trouble ensues when a minor gangster with his own night club becomes involved.
Gene Raymond bets he can leave New York with nothing but his skivvies and in 10 days arrive in Los Angeles with a suit, $100 and a fiancée in this zany comedy costarring Wendy Barrie.
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