Most Popular Titles With Donna Reed

1. Dallas (1978–1991)
60 min | Drama
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The soapy, backstabbing machinations of Dallas oil magnate J.R. Ewing and his family.

2. It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
130 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing what life would have been like if he never existed.

3. The Love Boat (1977–1987)
60 min | Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The romantic and comic tales of the passengers and crew of the cruise ship, Pacific Princess.

4. The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945)
110 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A corrupt young man somehow keeps his youthful beauty, but a special painting gradually reveals his inner ugliness to all.

5. From Here to Eternity (1953)
118 min | Drama, Romance, War
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In 1941 Hawaii, a private is cruelly punished for not boxing on his unit's team, while his captain's wife and second in command are falling in love.

6. The Human Comedy (1943)
117 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Teenager Homer Macauley stays at home in small-town Ithaca to support his family, while his older brother Marcus prepares to go to war.

7. The Donna Reed Show (1958–1966)
30 min | Comedy, Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Another popular 1950's sitcom about a close family. The Stones consist of loving homemaker Donna, her pediatrician husband Alex, and their children Mary and Jeff. Many situations arise like... See full summary »

8. Babes on Broadway (1941)
118 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Tommy Williams desperately wants to get to Broadway, but as he is only singing in a spaghetti house for tips he is a long way off. He meets Penny Morris, herself no mean singer, and through... See full summary »

9. They Were Expendable (1945)
135 min | Drama, War
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A dramatized account of the role of the American PT Boats in the defense of the Philippines in World War II.

10. Hangman's Knot (1952)
81 min | Western
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A Confederate Major and his troops are falsely lead to believe the Civil War is not over, and become wanted men when they attack a Union Army wagon train.

11. Castle in the Air (1952)
78 min | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
12. General Electric Theater (1953–1962)
30 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
13. Shadow of the Thin Man (1941)
97 min | Comedy, Romance, Drama, Mystery, Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Nick and Nora are at their wise-cracking best as they investigate murder and racketeering at a local race-track.

14. Thousands Cheer (1943)
125 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Acrobat Eddie Marsh is in the army now. His first act is to become friendly with Kathryn Jones, the colonel's pretty daughter. Their romance hits a few snags, including disapproval from her... See full summary »

15. The Last Time I Saw Paris (1954)
116 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Charles returns to Paris to reminisce about the life he led in Paris after it was liberated. He worked on "Stars and Stripes" when he met Marion and Helen. He would marry and be happy ... See full summary »

16. The Courtship of Andy Hardy (1942)
95 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

While Judge Hardy handles a couple's divorce, Andy takes a shine to their shy daughter.

17. Trouble Along the Way (1953)
110 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Struggling to retain custody of his daughter following his divorce, football coach Steve Williams finds himself embroiled in a recruiting scandal at the tiny Catholic college he is trying ... See full summary »

18. The Caddy (1953)
95 min | Comedy, Musical, Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Although gifted golfer Harvey Miller is too nervous to golf in public tournaments, he acts as coach and caddy for friend Joe Anthony.

19. Backlash (1956)
84 min | Mystery, Romance, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Jim Slater seeks a survivor of the Apache ambush his father died in.

20. Green Dolphin Street (1947)
141 min | Adventure, Romance, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Sophie loved Edmund, but he left town when her parents forced her to marry wealthy Octavius. Years later, Edmund returns with his son, William. Sophie's daughter, Marguerite, and William ... See full summary »

21. The Far Horizons (1955)
108 min | History, Western
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United States has just acquired Louisiana from France. An expedition led by Lewis and Clark is sent to survey the territory and go where no white man has gone before. Are they able to ... See full summary »

22. Suspicion (1957–1958)
60 min | Drama
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The show consisted of 40 episodes, half were live and half were on film. The shows, often involving murder, were designed to confuse and mystify the audience and dealt with their fears and ... See full summary »

23. Gun Fury (1953)
83 min | Action, Adventure, Crime, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

After a stagecoach holdup, Frank Slayton's notorious gang leave Ben Warren for dead and head off with his fiancée. Warren follows, and although none of the townspeople he comes across are ... See full summary »

24. The Benny Goodman Story (1956)
116 min | Biography, Drama, Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Bio of swing band leader 'Benny Goodman' from age 10 (1919) to his landmark Carnegie Hall band concert in 1938. Not exactly historically accurate, but great music. Also, guest appearances ... See full summary »

25. Pepe (1960)
195 min | Comedy, Musical
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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.

26. Eyes in the Night (1942)
80 min | Crime, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A blind detective and his seeing-eye dog investigate a murder and discover a Nazi plot.

27. Free Spirit (1989–1990)
30 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Winny Goodwin is an immortal witch (a la "Bewitched") reluctantly sent Earthward to do pro-bono work with a mortal American family.

28. Ransom! (1956)
109 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The Stannards' son is kidnapped for ransom. Plot centres around Ford's (the father) efforts to find him.

29. Scandal Sheet (1952)
82 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Romance, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The editor of a New York exploitation newspaper meets the wife he had abandoned years ago, while using another name, at a LonelyHearts ball sponsored by his newspaper. She threatens to ... See full summary »

30. The 50th Annual Academy Awards (1978 TV Special)
Family
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31. They Rode West (1954)
84 min | Western
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A young cavalry Dr. treats very sick Indians against orders, whom are forced to stay on unhealthy land, which could lead to a war.

32. Three Hours to Kill (1954)
77 min | Mystery, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

After three years on the run, Jim Guthrie returns with the scar of a rope burn on his neck. In flashback we learn how he was framed for murder but then escaped from the lynch mob just as he... See full summary »

33. Deadly Lessons (1983 TV Movie)
100 min | Thriller
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A psycho is stalking the students at an exclusive girls' school.

34. Raiders of the Seven Seas (1953)
88 min | Adventure
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Barbarossa, a pirate, frees a group of Spanish prisoners and makes them his crew. On a raid, he takes as a prize a Spanish countess, Alida. He has fallen in love with her by the time he ... See full summary »

35. The Ford Television Theatre (1952–1957)
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
36. The 35th Annual Academy Awards (1963 TV Special)
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37. MGM Parade (1955–1956)
30 min
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The original concept of the show was to allow the viewer to see the inner workings of a movie studio and featured interviews with MGM stars and explanations of how movies were made. Later, ... See full summary »

38. The Best Place to Be (1979 TV Movie)
195 min | Drama
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A widow's life is thrown into turmoil by her hippie daughter, her rebellious teenage son, and an affair she is having with a much younger man. Matters are further complicated when a man she... See full summary »

39. The 27th Annual Academy Awards (1955 TV Special)
Family
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41. Saturday's Hero (1951)
111 min | Drama, Sport
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A star high school football player goes through the ups and downs of 'big-time' college athletics in the 1950's.

42. Beyond Glory (1948)
82 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Thinking he may have caused the death of his commanding officer Captain Daniels in Tunisia, Rocky visits Daniels' widow. She falls for him, he falls for her, she encourages him to go to ... See full summary »

43. Chicago Deadline (1949)
86 min | Drama, Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

On Chicago's South Side reporter Ed Ames finds the body of a dead girl. Her address book leads to a host of names of men frightened by her death but claiming never to have known her. Ames comes to know quite a lot, dangerously so.

44. Beyond Mombasa (1956)
90 min | Action, Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

An American travels to East Africa, where he tries to find out how his brother died.

45. See Here, Private Hargrove (1944)
101 min | Comedy, Romance, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Journalist Marion Hargrove enters the Army intending to supplement his income by writing about his training experiences. He muddles through basic training at Fort Bragg with the ... See full summary »

46. The Whole Truth (1958)
84 min | Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A movie executive is framed for the murder of his beautiful promiscuous leading lady by her jealous, estranged husband.

47. Dr. Gillespie's Criminal Case (1943)
89 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

When Roy, a homicidal maniac was put away for murder, Gillespie tried to get him committed to an insane asylum instead. Now the guy's ex-fiancee wants to marry a soldier, and she goes to ... See full summary »

48. Apache Trail (1942)
66 min | Romance, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

The brother of a notorious outlaw is put in a charge of a stagecoach line way station in dangerous Apache territory. A stagecoach arrives at the station with a valuable box of cargo, and ... See full summary »

50. The Getaway (1941)
89 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X