Maurice Chevalier was a French entertainer, actor, and cabaret singer. He is renowned for his films and his songs. He was first acclaimed by French theatre critics as a singer and mimic in ‘I’Alcazar.’ In 1922, his role in ‘Dede’ marked a significant milestone in developing his career. When the talkies arrived, he made his first appearance in Hollywood with ‘Innocents of Paris.’ He earned an ‘Academy Award’ nomination for his roles in ‘The Big Pond’ and ‘The Love Parade.’ Some of his other noteworthy and popular films include ‘One Hour With You,’ ‘Love in The Afternoon,’ ‘Gigi,’ ‘In Search of the Castaways,’ ‘The Merry Widow,’ ‘The Smiling Lieutenant,’ ‘The Big Pong,’ ‘Love Me Tonight,’ ‘Can-Can,’ ‘Monkeys, Go Home,’ and various others.
I’d Rather Be Rich is a romantic comedy film, which tells the story of a heiress whose grandfather is on his deathbed. His last wish is to meet her fiancé, but as he is unable to arrive, she asks another man to pose as him.
Gigi is a romantic comedy drama film which tells the story of a rich playboy who begins a friendship with a young woman who is being trained to become a courtesan.
Make me a Star is a romantic comedy film, which revolves around Merton Gill, who longs to become a cowboy actor, and therefore, he leaves his hometown to try his luck in Hollywood. However, when his acting abilities are not appreciated, an actress starts to think that he might be a good comedian instead.
This musical film involves several stars such as Maurice Chevalier, Clara Bow, Skeets Gallagher, William Powell, and multiple stars, who appear in musical numbers.
Samantha Blake, a ladies fashion buyer, doesn’t want to romance due to her past experience. Steve Sherman is a womanizing newspaper reporter who first meets her on a flight to Paris and later mistakes her for a high class prostitute after she undergoes a makeover in the city. The encounter turns from simple fun to something more serious when the two genuinely fall for each other.
Monkeys, Go Home! is a comedy film, which tells the story of Hank, an American, who inherits a French olive farm. Therefore, he packs his bags, and heads for Europe. Upon reaching there, he decides to use four chimps as helping hands, but the mischievous monkeys create trouble for him.
After her husband passes away in Sicily during their honeymoon, Jessica, a nurse, decides to remain there instead of returning home. She soon becomes a midwife and begins a new life, but starts earning the attention of the men, and this causes the women to resent her. They begin conspiring against her.
Ranch hand Pepe’s world is turned upside down when alcoholic Hollywood director Mr.Holt buys his beloved friend, a white stallion from its owner. Pepe then goes on an extraordinary adventure through Hollywood, meeting celebrities like Frank Sinatra, Jimmy Durante, Zsa Zsa Gabór, Bing Crosby, and others before being reunited with his beloved stallion.
This 1931 short film revolves around the stolen pearls of Norma Shearer. After the theft, a detective is sent to interrogate the party guests, most of which are famous Hollywood stars.
Austrian Princess, Olympia, falls in love with Pittsburg mining engineer Charlie Foster who is not of noble birth. But her father Prince Philip wants her to marry the Prince of Prussia. With a royal scandal breathing down the neck, will true love survive?
After falling for his charm, Grace informs her father that she intends to marry Charles. They soon get married, but circumstances force them to stay apart for a long time. Grace eventually discovers that her husband is actually a womanizer, and decides to divorce him.