The Dan Dailey Collection

The Best Things in Life Are Free
    Starring: Dan Dailey, Ernest Borgnine
                     
& Gordon MacCrae

Ray Henderson joins Buddy De Sylva and Lew Brown to form a successful 1920s musical show writing team. They soon have several hits on Broadway but De Sylva's personal ambition leads to friction as the other two increasingly feel left out of things.

Call Me Mister
    Starring: Dan Dailey,
Betty Grable & Danny Thomas

G.I. Sergeant Shep Dooley, former stage star awaiting discharge in postwar Tokyo, meets his estranged love Kay when she arrives to entertain the troops. Shep, who hasn't exactly lost his former irresponsibility, does his best to court Kay anew...but she has no lack of other admirers as she labors to put on a soldier show.

The Get-Away
    Starring: Dan Dailey, Donna Reed & Robert Sterling

A government agent goes under cover as a prison inmate to unearth information regarding a gang of wanted men.

I Can Get it For You Wholesale
    Starring: Dan Dailey,
Susan Hayward & George Sanders

A ruthless fashion designer steps on everyone in her way in order to reach the top of her profession. Eventually she is forced to choose between her ambition and the man she loves.

The Kid From Left Field
    Starring: Dan Dailey, Anne Bancroft, Lloyd Bridges
                    & Billy Chapin

Coop's an ex-ballplayer is now a peanut vendor, who takes too much of an interest in the game. But he's passed on his craze for baseball to his son, Christie. When his dad gets fired, Chris makes friends with the former team owner's niece (and her boyfriend Pete), and not only gets his dad's job back, but a batboy position for himself. With his dad's help, Christie begins to make a few suggestions here and there. And as a publicity stunt, the team makes him their youngest manager on record. But when Chris gets sick, Coop has to come to the rescue.

The Mortal Storm
    Starring: Dan Dailey, Margaret Sullavan,
                        Robert Young, Frank Morgan,
                        Robert Stack, Irene Rich & Jimmy Stewart

University professor Victor Roth leads a contented life with family and friends in the south German Alps of 1933. This changes quickly and dramatically once Adolf Hitler comes to power. Most of the town embraces the new creed while a few friends such as Martin Breitner do not. Victor himself is "non-Aryan" and his two step-sons soon leave his house, while his loyal daughter Freya breaks her engagement from Nazi-inclined Fritz. Against increasing difficulties an attachment between Freya and Martin starts to grow.

Mother Wore Tights
    Starring: Dan Dailey & Betty Grable
       Narrated by: Anne Baxter

 In this chronicle of a vaudeville family, Myrtle McKinley (class of 1900) goes to San Francisco to attend business school, but ends up in a chorus line. Soon, star Frank Burt notices her talent, hires her for a "two-act", then marries her. Incidents of the marriage and the growing pains of eldest daughter Miriam are followed, interspersed with nostalgic musical numbers.


Pepe
    Starring: Cantinflas, Dan Dailey, Shirley Jones, Edward G Robinson 
                    Carlos Mantalban, Maurice Chevalier, Bing Crosby, Kim Novak,
                    Richard Conte, Bobby Darin, Joey Bishop, Judy Garland,
                    Sammy Davis Jr, Peter Lawford, Ernie Kovacs, Jimmy Durante,
                    Zsa Zsa Gabor, Greer Garson, Janet Leigh, Jack Lemon, 
                    Donna Reed, Jay North, Debbie Reynolds, Frank Sinatra, 
                    Cesar Romero, Charles Coburn, Dean Martin & Tony Curtis


The young Mexican Pepe's beloved horse is sold to Hollywood star Ted Holt, leading to Pepe's journey to Hollywood to get the horse back, and Pepe's encounter with half the stars working in Hollywood at the time. Soon Hollywood wants to put his story on the big screen, and Pepe falls victim to the Hollywood lifestyle.


The Pride of St. Louis
    Starring: Dan Dailey, Joanne Dru & Richard Crenna

The story of Jerome "Dizzy" Dean, a major-league baseball pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs in the 1930s and 1940s.


Sunday Punch
    Starring: Dan Dailey, William Lundigan & Jean Rogers 
 

The routine of a group of fledgling boxers all living in Ma Galestrum's boarding house is interrupted when Ma allows her roving niece, beautiful Judy Galestrum, to move in. Especially interested is ex-college boy Ken Burke who is trying to quickly make it to the top, and young brawny Swedish janitor Olaf Jensen who believes Judy will fall for him if he becomes a champion boxer. The rivalry between the two friends leads them to an inevitable meeting in the ring

A Ticket to Tomahawk
    Starring: Dan Dailey, Anne Baxter,
                    Walter Brennan & Rory Callhoun


In 1876 Dawson wants to prevent a train from getting to Tomahawk CO on time, to keep it from competing with his stage coach line. Kit, who must get the train to its goal, forces Johnny aboard as the needed passenger. Madame Adelaide's showgirls (including Marilyn as Clara) ride along and, en route to Tomahawk

You Were Meant for Me
    Starring: Dan Dailey &
Jeanne Crain

1920's bandleader Chuck Arnold meets hometown girl Peggy at one of the band's dances and next day weds her. Though she loves him, life on the road becomes increasingly difficult for her, but it is the 1929 Crash that makes things really tough for the both of them.

You’re My Everything
    Starring: Dan Dailey, Anne Baxter & Buster Keaton

In 1924, stage-struck Boston blueblood Hannah Adams picks up musical star Tim O'Connor and takes him home for dinner. One thing leads to another, and when Tim's show rolls on to Chicago a new Mrs. O'Connor comes along as incompetent chorus girl. Hollywood beckons, and we follow the star careers of the O'Connor family in silents and talkies. Includes good imitation "silents" with classic cameo by Buster Keaton.

Ziegfeld Girl
    Starring: Dan Dailey, Jimmy Stewart, Judy Garland,
                    Hedy Lamarr,
Lana Turner & Jackie Cooper

Discovery by Flo Ziegfeld changes a girl's life but not necessarily for the better, as three beautiful women find out when they join the spectacle on Broadway: Susan, the singer who must leave behind her ageing vaudevillian father; vulnerable Sheila, the working girl pursued both by a millionaire and by her loyal boyfriend from Flatbush; and the mysterious European beauty Sandra, whose concert violinist husband cannot endure the thought of their escaping from poverty by promenading her glamour in skimpy costumes.




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