Mervyn Leroy

Madame Curie (1943) - Mervyn LeRoy  Video

Posted by amlo01 at March 2, 2010
Madame Curie (1943) - Mervyn LeRoy

Madame Curie (1943) - Mervyn LeRoy
DvdRip | MP3 - 160 Kbps (2 ch) | 720 x 480 (741 Kbps)| English | 02:03 min | 808 MB
Director: Mervyn LeRoy | Country: USA | Genres: Biography, Drama

Cast: Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Henry Travers, Albert Basserman

Mervyn LeRoy directed this excellent biography of the life of Madam Curie, the Polish woman who discovered radium. The film presents the scientific and romantic life of Curie with great authenticity, basing the story on the biography by Curie's daughter, Eve. Greer Garson stars as a stunning woman too in love with science to have time for men. Walter Pidgeon plays her perfect complement, a man who thinks of an effective marriage as a form of chemical compound..

Five Star Final (1931) - Mervyn LeRoy  Video

Posted by amlo01 at Dec. 11, 2009
Five Star Final (1931) - Mervyn LeRoy

Five Star Final (1931) - Mervyn LeRoy
DVDrip | XviD | MP3 - 60kbps | 640x480 | 1:29 min | English | 900 MB
Director: Mervyn LeRoy | Country: USA | Genre: Crime, Drama

Cast: Edward G. Robinson, Marian Marsh, H.B. Warner, Anthony Bushell, George E. Stone

Editor Hinchecliffe wants to boost circulation for his "New York Gazette" and city editor Randall puts his top reporter on a 20-year-old murder case in which Nancy Vorhees shot her lover. As she is now a happy wife and mother, she pleads with Randall to drop it. When he won't, she poisons herself. More trouble ensues.

Big City Blues (1932)  Video

Posted by ChumPaa at Jan. 10, 2016
Big City Blues (1932)

Big City Blues (1932)
A Film by Mervyn LeRoy
DVDRip | MKV | 1h 2min | 720x480 | AVC @ 1949Kbps | AC-3 @ 192Kbps
Lang: English | Subs: None | 958 MB
Genre: Comedy | Drama

Based on the play New York Town by Ward Morehouse, Mervyn LeRoy directs the black-and-white 1932 comedy drama Big City Blues. A small-town innocent from Indiana, Bud Reeves (Eric Linden) inherits money and goes to New York to get in all sorts of trouble. He meets up with his cousin Gibby (Walter Catlett), who introduces him to chorus girl Vida Fleet (Joan Blondell). Bud and Gibby then throw a drunken hotel party with bootleg liquor that gets out of hand and a young woman (Josephine Dunn) is hit on the head and accidentally killed. Bud and Vida go gambling and drinking to escape the cops, but they are caught and arrested with everyone else from the party. Eventually, the police find the real killer and release everyone. Bud leaves for Indiana, but plans to go back, get his dog, and marry Vida. Humphrey Bogart appears in a brief uncredited role as Shep Adkins, a guy who gets into a fight with Lyle Talbot during the party.

Two Seconds (1932)  Video

Posted by ChumPaa at Nov. 17, 2015
Two Seconds (1932)

Two Seconds (1932)
A Film by Mervyn LeRoy
DVD5 | VIDEO_TS | NTSC | MPEG 2 | 4:3 | 1h 6min | 720x480 | 29.97 fps | AC3 2ch 192Kbps
Lang: English | Subs: None | Cover | 3.48 GB
Genre: Drama | Thriller

Allen claims he his being executed for the wrong murder. Flashbacks show him working with Clark as a riveter. When he makes a killing on the horses he meets Shirley and gets married. When Clark tells him Shirley is unfaithful they fight and Clark falls to his death. Later he finds that Clark was telling the truth.

Quo Vadis (1951) [Special Edition] [Re-UP]  Video

Posted by Someonelse at Aug. 2, 2013
Quo Vadis (1951) [Special Edition] [Re-UP]

Quo Vadis (1951) [Special Edition]
A Film by Mervyn LeRoy
2xDVD9 | VIDEO_TS | NTSC 4:3 | Cover + DVD Scans | 02:54:27 | 4,69 Gb + 5,39 Gb
Audio: #1 English, #2 French - each AC3 1.0 @ 192 Kbps | Subs: English, French, Spanish, Japanese
Genre: Drama, Romance

Returning to Rome after 3 years in the field, General Marcus Vinicius meets Lygia and falls in love with her. She is a Christian and doesn't want to have anything to do with a warrior. Though she grew up Roman, the adopted daughter of a retired general, Lygia is technically a hostage of Rome. Marcus gets Emperor Nero to give her to him for services rendered. Lygia resents this, but somehow falls in love with Marcus anyway. Meanwhile Nero's atrocities get more outrageous. When he burns Rome and blames the Christians, Marcus goes off to save Lygia and her family. Nero captures them and all the Christians, and throws them to the lions.

The Bad Seed (1956) [Re-UP]  Video

Posted by Someonelse at June 11, 2013
The Bad Seed (1956) [Re-UP]

The Bad Seed (1956)
A Film by Mervyn LeRoy
DVD9 | VIDEO_TS | NTSC 4:3 | Cover + DVD Scan | 02:09:00 | 6,15 Gb
Audio: English AC3 1.0 @ 192 Kbps | Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Genre: Horror, Mystery

Christine Penmark seems to have it all: a lovely home, a loving husband and the most "perfect" daughter in the world. But since childhood, Christine has suffered from the most terrible recurring nightmare. And her "perfect" daughter's accomplishments include lying, theft and possibly much, much worse. Only Christine knows the truth about her daughter and only Christine's father knows the truth about her nightmare.

The Devil at 4 O'Clock (1961)  Video

Posted by edi1967 at Dec. 2, 2012
The Devil at 4 O'Clock (1961)

The Devil at 4 O'Clock (1961)
Il Diavolo alle 4 - Le Diable à 4 heures - Der Teufel kommt um vier - El diablo a las cuatro
A Fillm by Mervyn LeRoy
DVD9 | VIDEO_TS | PAL Area 2 | 1.85:1 | 16:9 | 720x576 | 02:01:28 | 5% recovery | 5.09 Gb
Languages Available: Italian, English, Spanish, French, German Dolby Digital 2.0 AC3
Subtitle: Italian, English, Spanish, French, German, Dutch, Arabic, Bulgarian, Danish
Finnish, Greek, Hindi, Hungarian, Norwegian, Portuguese, Romanian, Swedish, Turkish
Extra: Scene Selection, Menù
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Thriller | 1 Win

Set on the fictional Pacific island of Talua in French Polynesia, some 500 miles from Tahiti, Father Doonan (Spencer Tracy), has been relieved of his duties by Father Perreau (Kerwin Mathews). Father Doonan has fallen out of favor with the island's residents because he stumbled on the island's carefully hidden secret (Hansen's Disease or leprosy)…

I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang (1932) [ReUp]  Video

Posted by Someonelse at Dec. 24, 2011
I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang (1932) [ReUp]

I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang (1932)
A Film by Mervyn LeRoy
DVD9 | VIDEO_TS | NTSC 4:3 | Cover + DVD Scan | 01:32:30 | 4,74 Gb
Audio: English AC3 1.0 @ 192 Kbps | Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Genre: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

Having returned from fighting in World War I, James Allen doesn't want to settle into a humdrum life and decides to set off to find his fortune. He travels the length and breadth of America, working as a skilled tradesman in the construction industry. When times get tough however, he finds himself living in a shelter where an acquaintance suggests they go out for a hamburger. What the friend really has in mind is to rob the diner and Allen soon finds himself working on a chain gang with a long jail sentence. Allen manages to escape however and heads to Chicago where over several years he slowly but surely works his way up the ladder to become one of the most respected construction engineers in the city. His past catches up with him and despite protestations from civic leaders and his many friends in Chicago, he finds himself again on the chain gang. Escaping for a second time, he accepts that to survive, he must lead a life of crime.

Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933) [Re-UP]  Video

Posted by Someonelse at Sept. 3, 2011
Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933) [Re-UP]

Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933)
A Film by Mervyn LeRoy
DVD9 | ISO+MDS | NTSC 4:3 (720x480) | 01:39:59 | 8,19 Gb
Audio: English AC3 1.0 @ 192 Kbps | Subs: English, French, Spanish
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical

Barney Hopkins is producing a new show on Broadway, but the day before it opens, the set and costumes are confiscated due to not paid bills. Everybody is sitting on the street and due to depression there is no possibility for the three chorus girls Carol, Trixie and Polly. But they hear rumors, that Hopkins is producing a new show, they invite him and he promises to give them work - when he found a backer to produce it. He hears the tunes of the composer next door, Brad Roberts, Pollys friend. Brad joins them and is backing the show. On opening night he takes over for the juvenile lead, who suffers from lumbago. Roberts has been very publicity-shy, because he belongs to a wealthy upperclass family from Boston. When his family notices what he is doing, his brother Lawrence and their attorney Peabody come to New York, to end his relation with Polly. But he mistakes Carol for Polly, who does not correct his mistake. Lawrence decides to separate Polly from Brad by drawing her love on himself. But soon he realizes, that he is really in love with that chorus girl.

Leroy Hutson - Anthology 1972-1984 (2017)  Music

Posted by Pisulik at Oct. 19, 2017
Leroy Hutson - Anthology 1972-1984 (2017)

Leroy Hutson - Anthology 1972-1984 (2017)
Soul, Funk, Jazz | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 01:13:08 | 167 MB
Label: Acid Jazz

Acid Jazz are pleased to present the definitive Leroy Hutson compilation - Anthology : 1972-1984 A legend to soul fans, his catalogue has been increasingly sought after by collectors and producers since the last time it was widely available nearly 20 years ago. College friends and early collaborator with Donny Hathaway then hand-picked as Curtis Mayfield's replacement in The Impressions, his solo career resulted in 7 albums for Mayfield's Curtom label. They are considered some of the greatest of the era and the very best music from them is collected here. Licensed from Mr Hutson himself, this represents his first approved Anthology, and comes in a beautiful package with an essay by soul expert and Mojo Award winning writer Tony Rounce and memorabilia and photos from Mr. Hutson's own personal archive.