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1. The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)

Passed | 172 min | Drama, Romance, War

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Three WWII veterans return home to small-town America to discover that they and their families have been irreparably changed.

Writers: Robert E. Sherwood, MacKinlay Kantor | Director: William Wyler | Stars: Fredric March, Dana Andrews, Myrna Loy, Teresa Wright

2. Follow Me, Boys! (1966)

Approved | 131 min | Drama, Family

7.3
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Lem Siddons is part of a traveling band who has a dream of becoming a lawyer. Deciding to settle down, he finds a job as a stockboy in the general store of a small town. Trying to fit in, ... See full summary »

Writers: Louis Pelletier, MacKinlay Kantor | Director: Norman Tokar | Stars: Fred MacMurray, Vera Miles, Lillian Gish, Charles Ruggles

3. Studio One in Hollywood (1948–1958)

60 min | Drama

7.5
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Stars: Betty Furness, Mary Sinclair, Maria Riva, James Daly

4. Gun Crazy (1950)

Passed | 86 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.8
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A well meaning crack shot husband is pressured by his beautiful marksman wife to go on an interstate robbery spree, where he finds out just how depraved and deadly she really is.

Writers: MacKinlay Kantor, Dalton Trumbo, Millard Kaufman | Director: Joseph H. Lewis | Stars: John Dall, Peggy Cummins, Berry Kroeger, Morris Carnovsky

5. Lux Video Theatre (1950–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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Live dramatic shows featuring Hollywood stars. Initially, the show was a 30-minute weekly show but when it moved to NBC in August 1954, the show was extended to 60-minutes and the plays ... See full summary »

Stars: Ken Carpenter, Jay Jackson, Otto Kruger, Gordon MacRae

6. Wind Across the Everglades (1958)

93 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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An ornithologist battles a family of bird poachers in the Florida Everglades.

Writer: Budd Schulberg | Directors: Nicholas Ray, Budd Schulberg | Stars: Burl Ives, Christopher Plummer, Chana Eden, Gypsy Rose Lee

7. The Romance of Rosy Ridge (1947)

Approved | 105 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.9
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Writers: Lester Cole, MacKinlay Kantor | Director: Roy Rowland | Stars: Van Johnson, Thomas Mitchell, Janet Leigh, Marshall Thompson

8. Happy Land (1943)

73 min | Drama

6.8
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Writers: Julien Josephson, MacKinlay Kantor, Kathryn Scola | Director: Irving Pichel | Stars: Don Ameche, Frances Dee, Harry Carey, Ann Rutherford

9. The 20th Century-Fox Hour (1955–1957)

60 min | Drama

7.9
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An Anthology of mini-features, new productions largely consisted of hasty retreads of successful Fox movies.

Stars: Carl Benton Reid, Grandon Rhodes, Robert Foulk, Jesse White

10. The Voice of Bugle Ann (1936)

Passed | 72 min | Drama

7.0
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The countrymen in the hills of Missouri take the hounds on night fox hunts. This goes on until Jacob Terry comes into the county and decides to raise sheep and install a woven wire fence. ... See full summary »

Writers: Harvey Gates, Samuel Hoffenstein, MacKinlay Kantor | Director: Richard Thorpe | Stars: Lionel Barrymore, Maureen O'Sullivan, Eric Linden, Dudley Digges

11. The Man from Dakota (1940)

Approved | 75 min | Drama, History, War

5.4
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During the Civil War a beautiful woman helps two Union spies cross into the Confederacy and gather information.

Writers: MacKinlay Kantor, Laurence Stallings | Director: Leslie Fenton | Stars: Wallace Beery, John Howard, Dolores del Rio, Donald Meek

12. Gentle Annie (1944)

Passed | 80 min | Romance, Western

6.3
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The Goss family live on a farm they call the dust bowl where the wind blows during the day and the coyotes howl at night. When the train is robbed, everyone thinks that Cotton and Violet ... See full summary »

Writers: MacKinlay Kantor, Lawrence Hazard | Director: Andrew Marton | Stars: James Craig, Donna Reed, Marjorie Main, Harry Morgan

13. Mountain Music (1937)

76 min | Comedy, Musical

7.0
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Writers: Duke Atteberry, Russel Crouse, MacKinlay Kantor, Charles Lederer, Jack Moffitt | Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Bob Burns, Martha Raye, John Howard, Terry Walker

14. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1992)
Episode: Follow Me, Boys!: Part 1 (1981)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.0
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Follow Me, Boys! (1966) re-edited for two-part television presentation.

Writers: MacKinlay Kantor, Louis Pelletier | Director: Norman Tokar | Stars: Fred MacMurray, Vera Miles, Lillian Gish, Charles Ruggles

15. Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954–1992)
Episode: Follow Me, Boys!: Part 2 (1981)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.8
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Follow Me, Boys! (1966) re-edited for two-part television presentation.

Writers: MacKinlay Kantor, Louis Pelletier | Director: Norman Tokar | Stars: Fred MacMurray, Vera Miles, Lillian Gish, Charles Ruggles

16. Lux Video Theatre (1950–1959)
Episode: Forever Walking Free (1951)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

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Writers: MacKinlay Kantor, John Whedon | Director: Fielder Cook | Stars: Sybil Baker, Joseph R. Colbert, Wendell Corey, Jay Jackson

18. Studio One in Hollywood (1948–1958)
Episode: Signal Thirty-Two (1953)

60 min | Drama

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Writers: MacKinlay Kantor, Stanley Niss | Director: Franklin J. Schaffner | Stars: Betty Furness, Roy Roberts