Most Popular Titles With Stephen Goosson

1. It Happened One Night (1934)
105 min | Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A spoiled heiress, running away from her family, is helped by a man who's actually a reporter looking for a story.

2. The Lady from Shanghai (1947)
87 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Fascinated by gorgeous Mrs. Bannister, seaman Michael O'Hara joins a bizarre yachting cruise, and ends up mired in a complex murder plot.

3. Gilda (1946)
110 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Romance, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The sinister boss of a South American casino finds that his right-hand man Johnny and his sensuous new wife Gilda already know each other.

4. You Can't Take It with You (1938)
126 min | Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A man from a family of rich snobs becomes engaged to a woman from a good-natured but decidedly eccentric family.

5. The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950–1958)
30 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Neighbor Blanche Morton frequently joins Gracie in escapades which annoy hubby Harry and provide George with an opportunity to offer a humorous soliloquy.

6. Holiday (1938)
95 min | Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A young man falls in love with a girl from a rich family. His unorthodox plan to go on holiday for the early years of his life is met with skepticism by everyone except for his fiancée's eccentric sister and long suffering brother.

7. Lost Horizon (1937)
97 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A plane crash delivers a group of people to the secluded land of Shangri-La -- but is it the miraculous utopia it appears to be?

8. The Man from Colorado (1948)
100 min | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Two friends return home after their discharge from the army after the Civil War. However, one of them has had deep-rooted psychological damage due to his experiences during the war, and as ... See full summary »

9. Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936)
115 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Longfellow Deeds, a simple-hearted Vermont tuba player, inherits a fortune and has to contend with opportunist city slickers.

10. The Little Foxes (1941)
116 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

The ruthless, moneyed Hubbard clan lives in, and poisons, their part of the deep South at the turn of the 20th century.

11. The Awful Truth (1937)
91 min | Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Unfounded suspicions lead a married couple to begin divorce proceedings, whereupon they start undermining each other's attempts to find new romance.

12. Meet John Doe (1941)
122 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A man needing money agrees to impersonate a nonexistent person who said he'd be committing suicide as a protest, and a political movement begins.

13. The Hunchback of Notre Dame (I) (1923)
133 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

In fifteenth century Paris, the brother of the archdeacon plots with the gypsy king to foment a peasant revolt. Meanwhile, a freakish hunchback falls in love with the gypsy queen.

14. The Mickey Rooney Show (1954–1955)
30 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The misadventures of an eager but somewhat bumbling young actor who gets a job as a page at a television studio in Hollywood while trying to break into show business.

15. The Bob Cummings Show (1955–1959)
30 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The romantic misadventures of Bob Collins, a suave, sophisticated bachelor and photographer operating in Hollywood, California. The show centers around his womanizing ways with his models, and his sister's attempts to make him settle down.

16. Crime and Punishment (1935)
88 min | Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Man is haunted by a murder he's committed.

17. Bathing Beauty (1944)
101 min | Comedy, Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A contrived misunderstanding leads to the breakup of a songwriter and his fiancée. She returns to work as a gym teacher at an all-girls school, but a legal loophole allows the man to enroll as one of her students.

18. The Mating of Millie (1948)
87 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Man tries to help a woman trap a husband so she can adopt a child, but he falls for her himself.

19. Johnny O'Clock (1947)
85 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

High-class gambler gets in trouble with the law.

20. Lady for a Day (1933)
96 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A gangster tries to make Apple Annie, the Times Square apple seller, a lady for a day.

21. The Corpse Came C.O.D. (1947)
87 min | Comedy, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

When a dead body turns up in the home of a famous actress, two reporters (who also happen to be in love with one another) compete to get the real scoop.

22. Platinum Blonde (1931)
89 min | Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A young woman from a very rich family impulsively marries a reporter, but each assumes the other is the one whose lifestyle must change.

23. The Jolson Story (1946)
128 min | Biography, Drama, Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

This movie shows the idealized career of the singer Al Jolson, a little Jewish boy who goes against the will of his father in order to be in showbiz. He becomes a star, falls in love with a... See full summary »

24. Relentless (1948)
93 min | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Framed for a murder he didn't commit, a cowboy must stay one step ahead of the law as he hunts for the real killer.

25. Beyond Tomorrow (1940)
84 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The ghosts of three elderly industrialists killed in an airplane crash return to earth to help reunite a young couple whom they initially brought together.

26. Dead Reckoning (1947)
100 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A soldier runs away rather than receive the Medal of Honor, so his buddy gets permission to investigate, and love and death soon follow.

27. Down to Earth (1947)
101 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Upset about a new Broadway musical's mockery of Greek mythology, the goddess Terpsichore comes down to earth and lands a part in the show. She works her charms on the show's producer and he... See full summary »

28. Tonight and Every Night (1945)
92 min | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A photographer for Life magazine comes to London to do a story on a local theater troupe which never missed a performance during World War II. Flashbacks also reveal the backstage love ... See full summary »

29. Just Imagine (1930)
113 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Musical, Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

New York, 1980: airplanes have replaced cars, numbers have replaced names, pills have replaced food, government-arranged marriages have replaced love, and test tube babies have replaced ...... See full summary »

30. Framed (1947)
82 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Mike Lambert, seeking a mining job, instead becomes the patsy for a femme-fatale's schemes.

31. American Madness (1932)
75 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

It's the 1930s, the Depression era, and the Board of Directors of Thomas Dickson's bank want Dickson to merge with New York Trust and resign. He refuses. One night, Dickson's bank is robbed... See full summary »

32. Pennies from Heaven (1936)
81 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Larry Poole, in prison on a false charge, promise an inmate that when he gets out he will look up and help out a family. The family turns out to be a young girl, Patsy Smith, and her ... See full summary »

33. I Love Trouble (1948)
93 min | Film-Noir, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A wealthy man hires a detective to investigate his wife's past. The detective (Franchot Tone) discovers that the wife had been a dancer and left her home town with an actor. The latter is ... See full summary »

34. Kiss and Tell (1945)
90 min | Comedy
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Corliss Archer, 15, and Mildred Pringle, 17, are best friends, and get into some mischief together which causes their parents to start fighting over who is a bad influence on whom. Their ... See full summary »

35. If You Could Only Cook (1935)
72 min | Comedy, Romance
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An executive lets an attractive cook talk him into taking a job as butler.

36. A Thousand and One Nights (1945)
93 min | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

On the run after being found sweet-talking the Sultan's daughter, Aladdin comes upon a lamp which, when rubbed, summons up Babs the genie. He uses it to return as a visiting prince asking ... See full summary »

37. The Loves of Carmen (1948)
99 min | Adventure, Drama, Music, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A beautiful but amoral gypsy girl entices a young dragoon to betray his honor and get cashiered from the service, and for her sake he soon turns to a life of crime.

38. Theodora Goes Wild (1936)
94 min | Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The author of a scandalously racy best-selling book tries to hide her celebrity from her provincial small town neighbors who'd be scandalized if they knew.

39. The Sign of the Ram (1948)
84 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

The wheelchair-bound matriarch of an English family uses her handicap to cynically manipulate all those around her. She coldly destroys a daughter's relationship with a man she truly loves,... See full summary »

40. Adventure in Manhattan (1936)
73 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Joel McCrea plays a hotshot reporter who thinks he knows everything and Jean Arthur plays an actress who puts one over on him. It turns out the financier of her play is a notorious art ... See full summary »

41. The Fuller Brush Man (1948)
93 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Poor Red Jones gets fired from every job he tries. His fiancée gives him one last chance to make good when he becomes a Fuller Brush man. His awkward attempts at sales are further ... See full summary »

42. The Bandit of Sherwood Forest (1946)
86 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Robert of Nottingham, the son of Robin Hood, goes to the aid of the Queen Mother and the beautiful Lady Catherine, who are fleeing the cruel Regent, William of Pembroke, who has the King ... See full summary »

43. It Had to Be You (1947)
98 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Ginger Rogers always gets cold feet just before four weddings until fireman Cornell Wilde appears.

44. More Than a Secretary (1936)
77 min | Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

When the co-owner of a secretarial school visits a magazine editor to find out why he runs through secretaries, she's mistaken for an applicant. Drawn to him, she accepts the position.

45. The Black Room (1935)
70 min | Crime, Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Ignoring an ancient prophecy, evil brother Gregor seeks to maintain his feudal power on his his Tyrolean estate by murdering and impersonating his benevolent younger twin.

46. Cry 'Havoc' (1943)
97 min | War, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The Army nurses on Bataan need help badly, but when it arrives, it sure isn't what they expected. A motley crew, including a Southern belle, a waitress, and a stripper, show up. Many ... See full summary »

47. She Couldn't Take It (1935)
77 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The wealthy Van Dyke family are constantly in the media for outrageous behavior, much to the frustration of patriarch Dan Van Dyke. His self-centered, bubble-headed wife has a fondness for ... See full summary »

48. Oliver Twist (I) (1922)
98 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Oliver's mother, a penniless outcast, died giving birth to him. As a young boy Oliver is brought up in a workhouse, later apprenticed to an uncaring undertaker, and eventually is taken in ... See full summary »

49. When You're in Love (1937)
110 min | Romance, Musical, Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Artist Jimmy Hudson (Cary Grant) is stuck in Mexico unable to pay his hotel bill. Meanwhile, Louise Fuller (Grace Moore) opera singer is stuck in the same town unable to return to the US ... See full summary »

50. Arizona (1931)
70 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

While at West Point Denton rebuffs Evelyn Palmer who shows up later as the wife of his commanding officer in Arizona. When he takes a shine to her sister Bonita, Evelyn accuses him to ... See full summary »