Most Popular Titles With Sydney Greenstreet

1. Casablanca (1942)
102 min | Drama, Romance, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Set in unoccupied Africa during the early days of World War II: An American expatriate meets a former lover, with unforeseen complications.

2. The Maltese Falcon (1941)
100 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

A private detective takes on a case that involves him with three eccentric criminals, a gorgeous liar, and their quest for a priceless statuette.

3. They Died with Their Boots On (1941)
140 min | Biography, Drama, Romance, War, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Highly fictionalized account (see the IMDB 'goofs' for examples) of the life of George Armstrong Custer from his arrival at West Point in 1857 to his death at the battle of the Little Big ... See full summary »

4. Across the Pacific (1942)
97 min | Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Rick Leland makes no secret of the fact he has no loyalty to his home country after he is court-marshaled out of the army and boards a Japanese ship for the Orient in late 1941. But has ... See full summary »

5. Ruthless (1948)
104 min | Drama, Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Horace Vendig shows himself to the world as a rich philanthropist. In fact, the history of his rise from his unhappy broken home shows this to be far from the case. After being taken in by ... See full summary »

6. In This Our Life (1942)
97 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A young woman (Stanley Timberlake) dumps her fiancée (Craig Fleming) and runs off with her sister's (Roy Timberlake) husband (Peter Kingsmill). They marry, settle in Baltimore, and Stanley ... See full summary »

7. Hollywood Canteen (1944)
124 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Two soldiers on sick leave spend three nights at the Hollywood Canteen before going back to active duty. With a little friendly help from John Garfield, Slim gets to kiss Joan Leslie, who ... See full summary »

8. It's a Great Feeling (1949)
85 min | Comedy, Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A waitress at the Warner Brothers commissary is anxious to break into pictures. She thinks her big break may have arrived when actors Jack Carson and Dennis Morgan agree to help her.

9. Passage to Marseille (1944)
109 min | Drama, Adventure, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Five patriotic convicts are helped to escape imprisonment in Devil's Island so they can fight for occupied Free French forces against the Nazis.

10. The Mask of Dimitrios (1944)
95 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Mystery writer Cornelius Leyden becomes intrigued when the murdered body of a vicious career criminal washes up in the Bosphorus.

11. Conflict (1945)
86 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A hen-pecked engineer trapped in an unhappy marriage murders his wife in hopes of marrying her younger sister.

12. Malaya (1949)
98 min | Adventure, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Newspaperman Royer convinces government officials of a plan to obtain rubber by stealing it out from under the Japanese. Carnahan is let out of prison to help.

13. The Hucksters (1947)
115 min | Drama, Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A World War II veteran wants to return to advertising on his own terms, but finds it difficult to be successful and maintain his integrity.

14. Christmas in Connecticut (1945)
102 min | Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A food writer who has lied about being the perfect housewife must try to cover her deception when her boss and a returning war hero invite themselves to her home for a traditional family Christmas.

15. Between Two Worlds (1944)
112 min | Mystery, Drama, Fantasy, Adventure, Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Several recently deceased people awake on a ship bound for the afterlife.

16. The Woman in White (1948)
109 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A young painter stumbles upon an assortment of odd characters at an English estate where he has been hired to give art lessons to beautiful Laura Fairlie. Among them are Anne Catherick, a ... See full summary »

17. Flamingo Road (1949)
94 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Carnival dancer Lane Bellamy finds herself stranded in a southern town ruled by corrupt political boss Titus Semple. Lane becomes romantically involved with sheriff Fielding Carlisle, a ... See full summary »

18. The Verdict (1946)
86 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

After an Innocent man is executed in a case he was responsible for, a Scotland Yard superintendent finds himself investigating the murder of his key witness.

19. Devotion (1946)
107 min | Biography, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Genius authors Emily and Charlotte Bronte fall in love with their curate as they seek to get their work published.

20. Background to Danger (1943)
80 min | Drama, Thriller, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A German spy ring plans to publicize a false rumor that Russia, who is fighting Germany, plans to invade neutral Turkey in order to ally them with the Nazis.

21. The Conspirators (1944)
101 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Vincent Van Der Lyn, a Dutch freedom fighter in WWII, is forced to neutral Lisbon to escape the Nazis. There he meets a small band of underground conspirators. The group's leader, Ricardo ... See full summary »

22. Three Strangers (1946)
92 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Three strangers, each with a serious problem in their lives, share a sweepstakes ticket which they wished upon together before a Chinese idol.

23. The Velvet Touch (1948)
100 min | Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Broadway star Valerie Stanton, breaking up with her producer-lover Gordon Dunning, unintentionally kills him. In flashback, she recalls meeting new flame Michael Morrell, and Dunning's ... See full summary »

24. Pillow to Post (1945)
92 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

With a war on and most men being drafted, Howard Oil Supply Company has no salesmen left. So daughter Jean hits the road and does not make one sale. She finally gets one tentative sale with... See full summary »