Various people have personal reasons for climbing an alpine mountain.
After a fleeting night of passion a young couple part, but when they are accidentally reunited years later the spark of romance reignites.
In 18th century Denmark, a country doctor falls in love with his queen and overthrows the mad king.
A penniless Regency rake marries a tempestuous gypsy, with melodramatic and tragic results
A novelist remembers some of the adventures of growing up with her Norwegian-American family.
An old flame tries to blackmail a highly respectable solicitor.
An obsessive painter is a liability to his friends.
Two fiercely independent Manchester mill-owners agree, after many misunderstandings, to co-operate.
A man supposedly killed in an air crash turns out to be the head of a counterfeiting ring.
A couple decide to adopt a lovable but mischievous boy.
Four shipwrecked sailors are washed up on a desert island.
A temperamental heiress is tamed by an amorous songwriter.
A peddler of patent medicines tries to conceal his occupation from his son, who is training to be a doctor.
An evening of cocktails and frolicking lands a chap in hot water when he is suspected of masterminding a criminal gang!
The daughter of an armaments millionaire joins the Salvation Army, but resigns when it accepts her father’s donation.
A lazy playboy disappoints his self-made father.
A betrothed artist loves a girl engaged to a jewel thief.
At an unruly and bankrupt school for girls, more time is spent backing horses than studying subjects, and the headmistress’s bookmaker brother has a scheme or two of his own.
A shopkeeper refuses to move and provide a site for the Festival of Britain.
A playboy poses as Bulldog Drummond when the real man is injured, and manages to foil the thieves and save the girl.
A reporter is killed under mysterious circumstances, and his cartoonist colleague starts an investigation of his own.
A spy is murdered; the man who has befriended her is suspected, but eludes the police until a chase across Scotland produces the real villains.
Flashbacks show how various women came to find themselves in prison.
A rich girl finds romance by pretending to be a maid.
A young actress meets Hollywood success and marries a famous leading man, whose star wanes as hers shines brighter.