Elinor Donahue is an American actress who is best known for playing ‘Betty Anderson’ in the American sitcom ‘Father Knows Best’ (1954-60). Before starring in the show, Elinor had already made her film debut in the 1943 musical ‘Mister Big.’ Since then, she has appeared in more than 15 films including ‘And Now Tomorrow’ (1944), ‘Winter Wonderland’ (1946), ‘The Happy Years’ (1950), ‘Love is Better than Ever’ (1952) and ‘Pretty Woman’ (1990). Her last film appearance came in 2004 hit ‘The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement.’ She made her TV debut in ‘Father Knows Best.’ She also played ‘Georgiana Balanger’ in popular TV sitcom ‘Dennis the Menace’ (1960). She had a recurring role in American situation comedy ‘The Andy Griffith Show’ (1960-61). She has appeared in several shows such as ‘The Odd Couple’ (1972-75), ‘The New Adventures of Beans Baxter’ (1987) and ‘Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman’ (1993-97).
As John Humperdink ‘Dink’ Strover, an incorrigible boy, gets expelled from public and private schools; his family sends him to an elite preparatory school. But here too, he gets into all kinds of troubles by fighting with fellow students and incurring wrath of his teachers with his pranks. Will the troublemaker turn into a responsible youth as his family wishes for?
Dr. Merek Vance, who has developed a serum to cure deafness, tries it on Emily Blair, who is rich but deaf. However, it doesn’t prove effective. Meanwhile, Emily’s sister Janice is having an affair with Emily’s fiancé, Jeff. Emily insists on trying Merek’s new serum, but falls in coma. Now, will Emily get over her deafness and marry the man she loves?
During Great Depression, Flavia Mills and her family live in Manhattan tenement, where her cheerfulness brightens-up everyone around. When her Aunt Susan’s fiancé Steve returns after one year, overjoyed Flavia helps him get on with his old life, unaware that he had been in prison. She is disillusioned after learning the truth, but with angels like Flavia around, miracles aren’t far off.
Edward Lewis, a corporate raider who buys and tears down companies, is ditched by his girlfriend after he asks her to escort him during a business trip. He hires a prostitute, Vivian Ward, to pose as his girlfriend for a week, but things get complicated when he falls in love with her despite their disparate lifestyles.
A married couple, Jack and Kitty, get injured in a car accident, after learning that Kitty is pregnant. Kitty not only loses the baby, but is horrified to learn that she will not be able to conceive again. The couple therefore decides to adopt, but due to their show business background, they have a hard time finding kids to adopt.
A small-town-girl Anastacia falls for a smart theater agent Jud Parker. Although he reciprocates her feelings, he doesn’t like her well enough to give up his bachelor life. However, Anastacia decides to set up a trap for him.
Princess Mia Thermopolis has just graduated from Princeton. She returns to Genovia, only to find that she must marry within a month or lose her right as heir to the throne. She must also contend with her feelings for Lord Devereaux whose scheming uncle Viscount Mabrey wants his nephew to become the next king.
After slaying all the children and teenagers of his town, Springwood’s dream-stalking psychopath Freddy Krueger, in a bid to capture new hunting grounds, discovers a home for troubled teens. When he realizes that his estranged daughter Maggie works there as a therapist, he tries to enlist her help; but she confronts her father, determined to put a stop to his murderous carnage.