Most Popular Titles With Jack Baxley

1. The Lady from Shanghai (1947)
87 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery, Thriller
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Fascinated by gorgeous Mrs. Bannister, seaman Michael O'Hara joins a bizarre yachting cruise, and ends up mired in a complex murder plot.

2. Strike Up the Band (1940)
120 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
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Jimmy Connors and his girl-friend want to take part in Paul Whiteman's highschool's band contest, but they cannot afford the fare. But per chance the meet Paul Whiteman in person and are ... See full summary »

3. The Magnificent Ambersons (1942)
88 min | Drama, Romance
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The spoiled young heir to the decaying Amberson fortune comes between his widowed mother and the man she has always loved.

4. Texas (1941)
93 min | Drama, Romance, Western
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Two young men head west in search of fortune and adventure.

5. Along Came Jones (1945)
90 min | Comedy, Romance, Western
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A good-natured saddle tramp and his sidekick mistaken for a ruthless outlaw with a price on his head and his sidekick.

6. The Great Ziegfeld (1936)
176 min | Biography, Drama, Musical, Romance
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This biography follows the ups and downs of Florenz Ziegfeld, famed producer of extravagant stage revues.

7. You're Only Young Once (1937)
78 min | Comedy, Romance
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On vacation with his family on California's Catalina Island, Andy Hardy falls head over swim fins for a sophisticated young beauty. Judge Hardy warns his son that she is too fast for him.

8. San Francisco (1936)
115 min | Drama, Musical, Romance
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A Barbary Coast saloonkeeper and a Nob Hill impresario are rivals for the affections of a beautiful singer, both personally and professionally in 1906 San Francisco.

9. This Gun for Hire (1942)
81 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

When hired killer Philip Raven shoots a blackmailer and his beautiful female companion dead, he's is paid off in marked bills by his treasonous employer who is working with foreign spies.

10. The Sea of Grass (1947)
123 min | Drama, Western
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This western begins with St. Louis resident Lutie Cameron (Katharine Hepburn) marrying New Mexico cattleman Col. James B. 'Jim' Brewton (Spencer Tracy) after a short courtship. When she ... See full summary »

11. The Egg and I (1947)
108 min | Comedy, Romance
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On their wedding night Bob informs his new bride Betty that he has bought a chicken farm. An abandoned chicken farm, to be exact, which is obvious when the two move in. Betty endures Bob's ... See full summary »

12. Thrill of a Romance (1945)
105 min | Musical, Romance
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A swim teacher and a wealthy businessman are married after a brief courtship. A charming war hero falls in love with this newly-married woman, after her husband abandons her on their honeymoon for the sake of a business meeting.

13. Desperate (1947)
73 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Thriller
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A young married couple flee both police and a gangster out for revenge.

14. The Clock (1945)
90 min | Drama, Romance
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Soldier Joe Allen is on a two-day leave in New York, and there he meets Alice. She agrees to show him the sights and they spend the day together. In this short time they find themselves ... See full summary »

15. Wilson (1944)
154 min | Biography, Drama, History, Music, Romance
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A chronicle of the political career of US President Woodrow Wilson.

16. Dancing Lady (1933)
92 min | Musical, Comedy, Romance
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An attractive dancer is rescued from jail by a rich man, who helps her to have her first big opportunity at a musical play on Broadway.

17. The Last Round-up (1947)
77 min | Western
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Gene is assigned to round up a tribe of Indians squatting on barren land.

18. Ladies They Talk About (1933)
69 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
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Attractive Nan, member of a bank-robbery gang, goes to prison thanks to evangelist Dave Slade...who loves her.

19. Anna Christie (1930)
89 min | Drama, Romance
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A young woman reunites with her estranged father and falls in love with a sailor, but struggles to tell them about her dark past.

20. Possessed (1931)
76 min | Drama, Romance
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Ambitious factory Girl Marion Martin meets a handsome well-to-do, but he's interested in her as a mistress, not a wife.

21. Our Little Girl (1935)
65 min | Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
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Don Middleton is so caught up with his work he neglects his wife Elsa. Lonely Elsa begins to spend more time with Don's best friend and they become attracted to one another. Don and Elsa ... See full summary »

22. The Prowler (1951)
92 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller
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When Susan Gilvray reports a prowler outside her house police officer Webb Garwood investigates and sparks fly. If only her husband wasn't in the way.

23. Double Wedding (1937)
87 min | Comedy, Romance
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Two sisters of differing temperaments, the younger's milquetoast fiancé, and a free spirited artist in an auto trailer have romantic complications in this screwball comedy.

24. Framed (1947)
82 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Drama
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Mike Lambert, seeking a mining job, instead becomes the patsy for a femme-fatale's schemes.

25. California (1947)
97 min | Romance, Western
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Epic account of how California became a state, featuring a wagon train, the Gold Rush, a wicked saloon queen, and an evil profiteer.

26. Young Tom Edison (1940)
86 min | Biography, Drama
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Inventor Thomas Edison's boyhood is chronicled and shows him as a lad whose early inventions and scientific experiments usually end up causing disastrous results. As a result, the towns ... See full summary »

27. Speak Easily (1932)
82 min | Comedy
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A timid professor inherits a large sum of money and decides to fund a terrible musical.

28. Free and Easy (1930)
92 min | Comedy, Musical
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A bumbling manager tries to get a small town beauty contest winner into the movies.

29. The Gracie Allen Murder Case (1939)
78 min | Comedy, Mystery
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The zany plot follows nitwit Gracie Allen trying to help master sleuth Philo Vance solve a murder. Allen's uncle fixes her up with Bill at a company picnic. When the two go out to a ... See full summary »

30. The Cowboy and the Lady (1938)
91 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
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When a beautiful socialite masquerades as a maid, she becomes involved with an unpretentious, plain-spoken cowboy who's unaware of her true identity.

31. Summer Holiday (1948)
93 min | Musical
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Danville, Connecticut at the turn of the century. Young Richard Miller lives in a middle-class neighborhood with his family. He is in love with the girl next-door, Muriel, but her father ... See full summary »

32. High Wall (1947)
99 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

After a brain-damaged man confesses to murder and is committed, Dr. Ann Lorrison tries to prove his innocence.

33. The Unholy Three (1930)
72 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
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"Talkie" remake of Tod Browning's 1925 silent film. A trio of former sideshow performers double as the "Unholy Three" in a scam to nab some shiny rocks.

34. Now I'll Tell (1934)
82 min | Drama
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Golden is a two-bit gambler who has promised wife Virginia he'll quit when he makes $200,000. When he fixes a fight he gets mobster Mossiter mad, then loses his fortune to him. He pawns his... See full summary »

35. Sadie McKee (1934)
93 min | Drama, Romance
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The life of Sadie McKee takes many twists and turns. She starts as the daughter of the cook for the well off Alderson family. Lawyer Michael Alderson likes Sadie but she runs off to New ... See full summary »

36. Honky Tonk (1941)
105 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Western
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Fast-talking con-man and grifter Candy Johnson rises to be the corrupt boss of Yellow Creek, but his wife's alcoholic father tries to set things right.

37. Love Is News (1937)
77 min | Comedy, Romance
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Financier's daughter spars with newspaper reporter: he by writing about her, she by announcing their engagement.

38. Man on the Flying Trapeze (1935)
66 min | Comedy
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Hard-working, henpecked Ambrose Ambrose Wolfinger takes off from work to go to a wrestling match with catastrophic consequences.

39. International Crime (1938)
62 min | Adventure, Crime, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Lamont Cranston (Rod La Rocque), amateur criminologist and detective, with a daily radio program, sponsored by the Daily Classic newspaper, has developed a friendly feud that sometimes ... See full summary »

40. Laughing Sinners (1931)
72 min | Drama, Romance
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Cabaret performer Ivy Stevens in an affair with a low-rent traveling salesman is dumped in a 'Dear Jane' letter and finds solace in joining the Salvation Army.

41. When the Daltons Rode (1940)
81 min | Western
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Young lawyer Tod Jackson arrives in pioneer Kansas to visit his prosperous rancher friends the Daltons, just as the latter are in danger of losing their land to a crooked development ... See full summary »

42. It's in the Bag! (1945)
87 min | Comedy
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The ringmaster of a flea circus inherits a fortune...if he can find which chair it's hidden in.

43. Wells Fargo (1937)
97 min | History, Western
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44. Gabriel Over the White House (1933)
86 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A political hack becomes President during the height of the Depression and undergoes a metamorphosis into an incorruptible statesman after a near-fatal accident.

45. The Wet Parade (1932)
118 min | Drama, History, Romance
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The evils of alcohol before and during prohibition become evident as we see its effects on the rich Chilcote family.

46. Trade Winds (1938)
93 min | Drama
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Kay Kerrigan commits a murder and then changes her hair color, assumes a new identity and flees the country by ship. She's unaware that she's being followed by Sam Wye, a skirt chasing ... See full summary »

47. Are You Listening? (1932)
73 min | Drama
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A radio announcer accidentally kills his wife, then leads an on-air hunt for her killer.

48. Faithless (1932)
77 min | Drama
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Socialite Carol Morgan romps through the depression and her wealth while breaking up with Bill Wade and getting back together with him.

49. Vogues of 1938 (1937)
109 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The blueblooded Van Kletterings are broke; debutante Wendy, slated to remedy this by marrying rich bore Henry Morgan, instead leaves him at the altar and goes to work as a model for ... See full summary »

50. Polly of the Circus (1932)
69 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

When Polly Fisher, a circus aerialist, is hurt while performing, she is taken to the house of a nearby minister, John Hartley. As she recuperates, they fall in love with each other and ... See full summary »