Most Popular Titles With Philip Merivale

1. The Stranger (1946)
115 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery, Thriller
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An investigator from the War Crimes Commission travels to Connecticut to find an infamous Nazi.

2. Mr. & Mrs. Smith (1941)
95 min | Comedy, Romance
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Not a typical Hitchcock movie, this is a comedy about a couple who learn that their marriage was not valid.

3. This Above All (1942)
110 min | Drama, Romance, War
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Although she comes from an aristocratic family, beautiful Prudence Cathaway defies convention by joining the WAAFs and becoming romantically involved with an AWOL soldier.

4. This Land Is Mine (1943)
103 min | Drama, War
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A mild-mannered schoolteacher in a Nazi occupied town during WWII finds himself being torn between collaboration and resistance.

5. Sister Kenny (1946)
116 min | Biography, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Elizabeth Kenny, as a young nurse out in the Australian bush discovers an effective treatment for polio, but can't get official recognition or sanction for her techniques and theories. For ... See full summary »

6. Tonight and Every Night (1945)
92 min | Musical
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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 »

7. Adventure (1945)
135 min | Drama, Romance, Comedy
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Sea-going roustabout falls for meek librarian.

8. Hangmen Also Die! (1943)
134 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller, War
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After the Nazi administrator of Czechoslovakia is shot, his assassin tries to elude the Gestapo and struggles with his impulse to give himself up as hostages are executed.

9. Rage in Heaven (1941)
85 min | Drama, Thriller
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Old friends Ward and Phillip both become smitten with Phillip's mother's attractive young secretary Stella. But Stella marries Phillip and stands by him as his behavior becomes more and ... See full summary »

10. Lady for a Night (1942)
87 min | Drama, Romance
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Gambling boat operator Jenny Blake throws over her gambler beau Jack Morgan in order to marry into high society. When her husband is killed in an attempt on her life, she is charged with ... See full summary »

11. Crossroads (1942)
83 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery
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Diplomat is blackmailed for crimes he committed before he had amnesia.

12. Nothing But Trouble (1944)
69 min | Comedy
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Two bumbling servants are hired by a dizzy society matron to cook and serve a meal to visiting royalty.

13. Lost Angel (1943)
91 min | Drama
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Alpha's been raised along scientific principles, and will make Mike Regan a great human interest story for his paper. But when his interview prompts Alpha to run away from the institute and... See full summary »

14. The Hour Before the Dawn (1944)
75 min | Drama, War
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A beautiful Austrian refugee in England--who is also a Nazi agent--marries a scholarly English pacifist. He lives near a secret military base she needs to get information about so she can help in Hitler's planned invasion of England.

15. Pacific Blackout (1941)
76 min | Mystery, Romance, Thriller
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While bombers roar overhead during a practice blackout in a large American West coast city, Robert Draper, is among the prisoners in a police van. The inventor of a new range finder for ... See full summary »

16. Give Us This Night (1936)
73 min | Musical
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17. I Loved You Wednesday (1933)
80 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Vicki Meredith, an American ballet student in Paris, falls in love with Randall Williams, another American studying architecture in Paree, and they set up some light housekeeping together ... See full summary »

18. Trilby (1914)
Drama
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A hypnotist makes an artist's model sing, but cannot force her love.

20. All In (1936)
71 min | Comedy
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Archie, a young man, inherits a stable for racing horses, and his aunt tries to talk him into converting it into a home for working girls on holiday. However, Archie is an inveterate ... See full summary »