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unshown RKO movies

from Moviecollector's unofficial obscure old schedule project

Last updated  10/2/2018

This is a partial summary - just RKO movies which I don't have any evidence aired on TCM. Represents a contiguous block of US TCM schedules from 2001-present, and non-contiguous scheduling between 1994-2000.

Feature length movies are listed here by year produced.

This listing does not indicate whether or not a movie is believed to be lost.

title_date Top Actors Genres Duration Director Writers Composers Cinemato grapher ProdCo Countries
Hit the Deck (1929) Oakie, Jack; Walker, Polly; Gray, Roger; (and 11 others) Comedy; Musical 103 min Reed, Luther Fields, Herbert; Osborne, Hubert (I); Reed, Luther
Kurrle, Robert RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Syncopation (1929) Bennett, Barbara; Watson, Bobby; Downey, Morton; (and 7 others) Comedy; Drama; Musical 83 min Glennon, Bert Agnew, Frances; Markey, Gene
Clawson, Dal; Landi, Frank; Webber, George (I) RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
The Case of Sergeant Grischa (1930) Morris, Chester; Compson, Betty; Francis, Alec B.; (and 9 others) Drama 91 min Brenon, Herbert Meehan, Elizabeth (I); Zweig, Arnold
Hunt, J. Roy RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Lawful Larceny (1930) Daniels, Bebe; Thomson, Kenneth; Sherman, Lowell; (and 7 others) Drama 66 min Sherman, Lowell Murfin, Jane; Shipman, Samuel (I)
Hunt, J. Roy RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Leathernecking (1930) Dunne, Irene; Murray, Ken; Fazenda, Louise; (and 10 others) Comedy; Musical; Romance 79 min Cline, Edward F. Fields, Herbert; Jackson, Alfred (I); Krafft, John W.; Murfin, Jane
Hunt, J. Roy RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Love Comes Along (1930) Daniels, Bebe; Hughes, Lloyd; Love, Montagu; (and 5 others) Drama; Musical; Romance 77 min Julian, Rupert Knoblock, Edward; Smith, Wallace (I)
Hunt, J. Roy RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Midnight Mystery (1930) Compson, Betty; Sherman, Lowell; Hatton, Raymond; (and 7 others) Mystery 69 min Seitz, George B. Dix, Beulah Marie; Young, Howard Irving
Walker, Joseph (I) RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Second Wife (1930) Nagel, Conrad; Lee, Lila; Carr, Mary; (and 2 others) Drama 64 min Mack, Russell (I) Glennon, Bert; Herbert, Hugh; Oursler, Fulton
Marshall, William (III) RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Échec au roi (1931) Chautard, Emile; Rosay, Françoise; Garon, Pauline; (and 7 others) Comedy 90 min D'Usseau, Leon; de la Falaise, Henri
Erwin, Ralph
RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Fanny Foley Herself (1931) Oliver, Edna May; Bosworth, Hobart; Roberts, Florence; (and 5 others) Comedy; Drama 75 min Brown, Melville W. Schubert, Bernard; Tompkins, Juliet Wilbur; Wilson, Carey (I) Steiner, Max (I) Rennahan, Ray RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
High Stakes (1931) Sherman, Lowell; Murray, Mae; Morley, Karen; (and 7 others)
72 min Sherman, Lowell Ruben, J. Walter Steiner, Max (I) Hunt, J. Roy RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Nuit d'Espagne (1931) Helbling, Jeanne; Dione, Rose; Vital, Geymond; (and 3 others) Drama
de la Falaise, Henri


RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
The Runaround (1931) Kerr, Geoffrey; Brian, Mary; Hines, Johnny; (and 2 others) Comedy; Romance 82 min Craft, William James Jackson, Alfred (I); Owen, Zandah; Sarecky, Barney A. Steiner, Max (I) Rennahan, Ray RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
White Shoulders (1931) Astor, Mary; Holt, Jack; Cortez, Ricardo; (and 2 others) Drama 80 min Brown, Melville W. Beach, Rex; Murfin, Jane; Ruben, J. Walter
MacKenzie, Jack (I) RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
The Woman Between (1931/II) Damita, Lili; Vail, Lester; Heggie, O.P.; (and 7 others) Drama 73 min Schertzinger, Victor Davis, Irving Kaye; Estabrook, Howard Schertzinger, Victor Hunt, J. Roy RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Young Donovan's Kid (1931) Dix, Richard; Shilling, Marion; Cooper, Jackie; (and 12 others) Crime; Drama 77 min Niblo, Fred Beach, Rex; Ruben, J. Walter
Cronjager, Edward RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Girl of the Rio (1932) del Rio, Dolores; Carrillo, Leo; Foster, Norman; (and 4 others) Comedy; Drama; Romance 78 min Brenon, Herbert Beaumont, Gerald; Mack, Willard; Meehan, Elizabeth (I)
Tover, Leo RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Little Orphan Annie (1932) Green, Mitzi; Phelps, Buster; Robson, May; (and 4 others) Comedy; Drama 70 min Robertson, John S. (I) Gray, Harold (I); McNamara, Tom (I); Tuchock, Wanda
MacKenzie, Jack (I) RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
A Woman Commands (1932) Negri, Pola; Young, Roland; Rathbone, Basil; (and 7 others) Drama 83 min Brown, Harry Joe; Jackson, Horace (I); Paul, Val; Stein, Paul L. Fowler, Guy (I); Förster, Thilde; Jackson, Horace (I); Whittaker, Charles E.
Miller, Arthur C.; Mohr, Hal RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
The Great Jasper (1933) Dix, Richard; Oliver, Edna May; Eldridge, Florence; (and 6 others) Drama; Romance 85 min Ruben, J. Walter Hanemann, H.W.; Ornitz, Samuel; Oursler, Fulton
Tover, Leo RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
The Monkey's Paw (1933) Simpson, Ivan F.; Carter, Louise; Smith, C. Aubrey; (and 5 others) Horror 58 min Ruggles, Wesley; Schoedsack, Ernest B. Jacobs, W.W. (I); John, Graham (I); Parker, Louis N. Steiner, Max (I) Cronjager, Edward; MacKenzie, Jack (I); Taylor, J.O.; Tover, Leo RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
The Past of Mary Holmes (1933) MacKellar, Helen; Linden, Eric; Arthur, Jean; (and 9 others) Drama 70 min Thompson, Harlan; Vorkapich, Slavko Beach, Rex; Dix, Marion; Doherty, Edward (I)
Rosher, Charles RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
The Silver Cord (1933) Dunne, Irene; McCrea, Joel; Crews, Laura Hope; (and 2 others) Drama; Romance 74 min Cromwell, John (I) Howard, Sidney (I); Murfin, Jane Steiner, Max (I) Rosher, Charles RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
The Crime Doctor (1934) Kruger, Otto; Morley, Karen; Asther, Nils; (and 8 others) Drama 73 min Robertson, John S. (I) Murfin, Jane; Zangwill, Israel
Andriot, Lucien N. RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
The Fountain (1934) Harding, Ann; Aherne, Brian; Lukas, Paul; (and 17 others) Drama; Romance 83 min Cromwell, John (I) Hoffenstein, Samuel; Morgan, Charles (II); Murfin, Jane Steiner, Max (I) Gerrard, Henry W. RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
West of the Pecos (1934) Dix, Richard; Sleeper, Martha; Hinds, Samuel S.; (and 10 others) Western 68 min Rosen, Phil Grey, Zane (I); Krims, Milton; Twist, John (I)
Metty, Russell; Van Trees, James RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Freckles (1935) Brown, Tom; Weidler, Virginia; Stone, Carol; (and 8 others) Drama 69 min Hamilton, William (I); Killy, Edward Stratton-Porter, Gene; Yost, Dorothy
De Grasse, Robert RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Laddie (1935) Beal, John; Stuart, Gloria; Weidler, Virginia; (and 10 others) Drama 70 min Stevens, George (I) Harris, Ray (I); Stratton-Porter, Gene; Yost, Dorothy
Wenstrom, Harold RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
She (1935) Gahagan, Helen; Scott, Randolph; Mack, Helen; (and 1 others) Adventure; Fantasy; Romance; Sci-Fi 101 min Holden, Lansing C.; Pichel, Irving Haggard, H. Rider; Nichols, Dudley; Rose, Ruth (I) Steiner, Max (I) Hunt, J. Roy RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Village Tale (1935) Scott, Randolph; Johnson, Kay; Hohl, Arthur; (and 10 others) Drama 80 min Cromwell, John (I) Scott, Allan (I); Stong, Philip Colombo, Alberto (I) Musuraca, Nicholas RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
The Farmer in the Dell (1936) Stone, Fred; Parker, Jean; Dale, Esther; (and 8 others) Comedy 67 min Holmes, Ben (I) Grey, John (I); Mintz, Sam (I); Stong, Philip
Musuraca, Nicholas RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Great International Heavyweight Boxing Contest Between Joe Louis and Max Schmeling (1936)
Documentary; Sport
Rieger, Jack


RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
The Last Outlaw (1936) Carey, Harry; Gibson, Hoot; Tyler, Tom; (and 9 others) Western 62 min Cabanne, Christy Campbell, E. Murray; Ford, John (I); Townley, Jack; Twist, John (I)
MacKenzie, Jack (I) RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
The Plough and the Stars (1936) Stanwyck, Barbara; Foster, Preston; Fitzgerald, Barry; (and 17 others) Drama 72 min Ford, John (I) Nichols, Dudley; O'Casey, Sean Webb, Roy (I) August, Joseph H. RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Second Wife (1936) Michael, Gertrude; Abel, Walter; Rhodes, Erik; (and 6 others) Drama 59 min Killy, Edward Lennon, Thomas (I); Oursler, Fulton
Musuraca, Nicholas RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Winterset (1936) Meredith, Burgess; Margo; Ciannelli, Eduardo; (and 14 others) Crime; Drama; Romance 77 min Santell, Alfred Anderson, Maxwell (I); Veiller, Anthony Shilkret, Nathaniel Marley, J. Peverell RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
The Woman I Love (1937) Muni, Paul; Hopkins, Miriam; Hayward, Louis; (and 14 others) Drama 85 min Litvak, Anatole Borden, Mary; Kessel, Joseph Honegger, Arthur; Thiriet, Maurice Rosher, Charles RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Career (1939) Shirley, Anne; Ellis, Edward; Hinds, Samuel S.; (and 9 others) Drama 80 min Jason, Leigh Granet, Bert; Stong, Philip; Trumbo, Dalton Bennett, Robert Russell; Webb, Roy (I) Redman, Frank (II) RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Anne of Windy Poplars (1940) Shirley, Anne; Ellison, James; Travers, Henry; (and 14 others) Drama 86 min Hively, Jack Cady, Jerome; Kanin, Michael; Montgomery, Lucy Maud
Redman, Frank (II) RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Laddie (1940) Holt, Tim; Gilmore, Virginia; Carroll, Joan; (and 10 others) Drama 70 min Hively, Jack Cady, Jerome; Granet, Bert; Stratton-Porter, Gene Webb, Roy (I) Wild, Harry J. RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
They Knew What They Wanted (1940) Lombard, Carole; Laughton, Charles; Gargan, William; (and 7 others) Drama; Romance 96 min Kanin, Garson Ardrey, Robert; Howard, Sidney (I) Newman, Alfred Stradling Sr., Harry RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Highways by Night (1942) Carlson, Richard; Randolph, Jane; Darwell, Jane; (and 13 others) Adventure; Comedy; Crime; Romance 65 min Godfrey, Peter (I) Fenton, Frank (I); Kelland, Clarence Budington; Root, Lynn Webb, Roy (I) De Grasse, Robert RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Flight for Freedom (1943) Russell, Rosalind; MacMurray, Fred; Marshall, Herbert; (and 2 others) Biography; Drama 102 min Mendes, Lothar Garrett, Oliver H.P.; Lauren, S.K.; McCoy, Horace; Murfin, Jane Webb, Roy (I) Garmes, Lee; Redman, Frank (II) RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Forever and a Day (1943) Kirby, George; Munroe, Doreen; Beatty, May; (and 76 others) Drama; History 104 min Clair, René; Goulding, Edmund; Hardwicke, Cedric; Lloyd, Frank (I); Saville, Victor; Stevenson, Robert (I); Wilcox, Herbert Bennett, Charles (I); Campbell, Alan (I); Corwin, Norman; Forester, C.S.; Godfrey, Peter (I); Hartfield, Jack; Hazard, Lawrence; Herzig, Sig; Hilton, James (I); Hitchcock, Alfred (I); Hogan, Michael (I); Isherwood, Christopher; Lavery, Emmet; Lipscomb, W.P.; Lockhart, Gene; Lonsdale, Frederick; Miller, Alice Duer; Sherriff, R.C.; Stewart, Donald Ogden; Van Druten, John; West, Claudine; Winter, Keith Collins, Anthony (I) De Grasse, Robert; Garmes, Lee; Metty, Russell; Musuraca, Nicholas RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
A Game of Death (1945) Loder, John; Long, Audrey; Barrier, Edgar; (and 6 others) Adventure 72 min Wise, Robert (I) Connell, Richard (I); Houston, Norman (I) Sawtell, Paul (I) Hunt, J. Roy RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Wanderer of the Wasteland (1945) Warren, James; Martin, Richard; Long, Audrey; (and 8 others) Western 67 min Grissell, Wallace; Killy, Edward Grey, Zane (I); Houston, Norman (I) Sawtell, Paul (I) Wild, Harry J. RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
West of the Pecos (1945) Mitchum, Robert; Hale, Barbara; Martin, Richard; (and 10 others) Western 66 min Killy, Edward Grey, Zane (I); Houston, Norman (I) Sawtell, Paul (I) Wild, Harry J. RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
From This Day Forward (1946) Fontaine, Joan; Stevens, Mark; DeCamp, Rosemary; (and 9 others) Drama; Romance; War 95 - 96 min Berry, John (I) Bell, Thomas (I); Butler, Hugo; Kanin, Garson; Odets, Clifford; Schnee, Charles; Sommer, Edith (II) Harline, Leigh Barnes, George (I) RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Sunset Pass (1946) Warren, James; Leslie, Nan; Laurenz, John; (and 6 others) Western 64 min Berke, William (I) Grey, Zane (I); Houston, Norman (I) Sawtell, Paul (I) Redman, Frank (II) RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Citizen Saint (1947) Dare, Carla; Haydon, Julie; Harrison, June; (and 10 others) Drama 65 min Young, Harold (I) Orlob, Harold Norris, Arthur A. Malkames, Don RKO Pathé Pictures [us] USA
Code of the West (1947) Warren, James; Alden, Debra; Laurenz, John; (and 9 others) Western 57 min Berke, William (I) Grey, Zane (I); Houston, Norman (I) Sawtell, Paul (I) MacKenzie, Jack (I) RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Design for Death (1947) Smith, Kent; Conried, Hans Documentary 48 min
Geisel, Helen; Seuss, Dr. Sawtell, Paul (I)
RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Hollywood Bound (1947) Grable, Betty; Austin, Gene; Hall, Russ; (and 32 others) Musical 61 min



RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
The Pearl (1947)
Drama 77 min Fernández, Emilio (I) Fernández, Emilio (I); Steinbeck, John; Wagner, Jack (III) Díaz Conde, Antonio Figueroa, Gabriel (I) RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Thunder Mountain (1947) Holt, Tim; Hyer, Martha; Martin, Richard; (and 7 others) Action; Romance; Western 60 min Landers, Lew Grey, Zane (I); Houston, Norman (I) Sawtell, Paul (I) MacKenzie, Jack (I) RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Wild Horse Mesa (1947) Holt, Tim; Leslie, Nan; Martin, Richard; (and 8 others) Western 61 min Grissell, Wallace Grey, Zane (I); Houston, Norman (I) Sawtell, Paul (I) Redman, Frank (II) RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
World's Heavyweight Championship: Joe Louis vs. Jersey Joe Walcott (1948) Louis, Joe; Walcott, Jersey Joe; Fullam, Frank Sport




RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Make Mine Laughs (1949) Davis, Joan; Day, Dennis; Bolger, Ray; (and 15 others) Comedy; Musical 63 min Fleischer, Richard; Yates, Hal Yates, Hal Webb, Roy (I) De Grasse, Robert; MacKenzie, Jack (I) RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
The Jimmy Fund for Boston's Children's Hospital (1950) Gray, Gary; Nolan, Lloyd





RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Androcles and the Lion (1952) Simmons, Jean; Mature, Victor; Young, Alan; (and 11 others) Adventure; Comedy 98 min Erskine, Chester; Ray, Nicholas (I) Englund, Ken; Erskine, Chester; Shaw, George Bernard Hollaender, Friedrich Stradling Sr., Harry RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Cattle Queen of Montana (1954) Stanwyck, Barbara; Reagan, Ronald; Evans, Gene; (and 11 others) Western 88 min Dwan, Allan Blackburn, Thomas W.; Blees, Robert; Estabrook, Howard Forbes, Louis; Jackson, Howard (I); Lava, William Alton, John (I) Benedict Bogeaus Production [us]; RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Hansel and Gretel (1954) Russell, Anna; Dunnock, Mildred; Rogier, Frank; (and 4 others) Animation; Family; Music; Musical 72 min Paul, John (II) Colum, Padraic; Grimm, Brüder; Wette, Adelheid Humperdinck, Engelbert (I) Munkacsi, Martin RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Slightly Scarlet (1956) Payne, John; Fleming, Rhonda; Dahl, Arlene; (and 4 others) Crime; Drama; Film-Noir 99 min Dwan, Allan Blees, Robert; Cain, James M. Forbes, Louis; Jackson, Howard (I) Alton, John (I) Benedict Bogeaus Production [us]; RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
Jet Pilot (1957) Wayne, John; Leigh, Janet; (and 6 others) Action; Drama; Romance; Thriller; War 113 min von Sternberg, Josef Furthman, Jules Kaper, Bronislau Hoch, Winton C. RKO Radio Pictures [us] USA
My Dog, Buddy (1960) Lemmond, Travis; Curtis, Ken; Knox, Ken; (and 8 others) Drama; Family 76 min Kellogg, Ray (I) Kellogg, Ray (I) Marshall, Jack (II) Hammeras, Ralph McLendon Radio Pictures [us] USA
Standard of Perfection: Show Cats (2006) (TV)
Documentary 60 min Lewis, Mark (II)


Radio Pictures [us] USA
Standard of Perfection: Show Cattle (2006) (TV)
Documentary 60 min Lewis, Mark (II)


Radio Pictures [us] USA
Pawtucket Rising (2008)
Documentary 53 min Caminiti, Jason
Rodríguez, Francisco J.
Inside Out Radio Pictures [us] USA
Cane Toads: The Conquest (2010)
Comedy; Documentary 85 min Lewis, Mark (II) Lewis, Mark (II) Armiger, Martin Milliss, Kathryn; Nichola, Paul; Oliver, Toby (I) Radio Pictures [us] USA; Australia
Other Halves (2015) Lakis, Lauren; Manning, Mercedes; Liew, Lianna; (and 5 others) Comedy; Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller 90 min Price, Matthew T. Morr, Kelly; Price, Matthew T. Del Aguila, Erick Deml, Tobias 2+2 Films [us]; Macrocosm [us]; One Oh One Radio Pictures [us] USA