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1. Gone with the Wind (1939)

TV-PG | 238 min | Drama, Romance, War

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A manipulative Southern belle carries on a turbulent affair with a blockade runner during the American Civil War.

Writers: Margaret Mitchell, Sidney Howard | Directors: Victor Fleming, George Cukor, Sam Wood | Stars: Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Thomas Mitchell, Barbara O'Neil

2. It's a Wonderful Life (1946)

Approved | 130 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

8.7
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An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing what life would have been like if he never existed.

Writers: Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, Frank Capra, Jo Swerling, Philip Van Doren Stern | Director: Frank Capra | Stars: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell

3. High Noon (1952)

PG | 85 min | Drama, Western

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A marshall, personally compelled to face a returning deadly enemy, finds that his own town refuses to help him.

Writers: Carl Foreman, John W. Cunningham | Director: Fred Zinnemann | Stars: Gary Cooper, Grace Kelly, Thomas Mitchell, Lloyd Bridges

4. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)

Not Rated | 129 min | Drama

8.4
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A naive man is appointed to fill a vacancy in the US Senate. His plans promptly collide with political corruption, but he doesn't back down.

Writers: Sidney Buchman, Lewis R. Foster | Director: Frank Capra | Stars: James Stewart, Jean Arthur, Claude Rains, Edward Arnold

5. Stagecoach (1939)

Not Rated | 96 min | Adventure, Western

7.9
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A group of people traveling on a stagecoach find their journey complicated by the threat of Geronimo and learn something about each other in the process.

Writers: Ernest Haycox, Dudley Nichols | Director: John Ford | Stars: John Wayne, Claire Trevor, Andy Devine, John Carradine

6. The Untouchables (1959–1963)

50 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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Special Agent Eliot Ness and his elite team of incorruptable agents battle organized crime in 1930s Chicago.

Stars: Robert Stack, Walter Winchell, Nicholas Georgiade, Paul Picerni

7. The Outlaw (1943)

Approved | 116 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.6
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Western legends Pat Garrett, Doc Holliday and Billy the Kid are played against each other over the law and the attentions of vivacious country vixen Rio McDonald.

Writer: Jules Furthman | Directors: Howard Hughes, Howard Hawks | Stars: Jack Buetel, Thomas Mitchell, Jane Russell, Walter Huston

8. Playhouse 90 (1956–1961)

90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

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Stars: Richard Joy, Charles Bickford, Kim Hunter, Franchot Tone

9. The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939)

Not Rated | 117 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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In 15th century France, a gypsy girl is framed for murder by the infatuated Chief Justice, and only the deformed bellringer of Notre Dame Cathedral can save her.

Writers: Sonya Levien, Bruno Frank, Victor Hugo | Director: William Dieterle | Stars: Charles Laughton, Maureen O'Hara, Cedric Hardwicke, Thomas Mitchell

10. Lost Horizon (1937)

Unrated | 97 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

7.9
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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?

Writers: Robert Riskin, James Hilton | Director: Frank Capra | Stars: Ronald Colman, Jane Wyatt, Edward Everett Horton, John Howard

11. While the City Sleeps (1956)

Approved | 100 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

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A serial killer has been killing beautiful women in New York, and the new owner of a media company offers a high ranking job to the 1st administrator who can get the earliest scoops on the case.

Writers: Casey Robinson, Charles Einstein | Director: Fritz Lang | Stars: Dana Andrews, Rhonda Fleming, George Sanders, Howard Duff

12. The Black Swan (1942)

Approved | 87 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

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When notorious pirate Henry Morgan is made governor of Jamaica, he enlists the help of some of his former partners in ridding the Carribean of Buccaneers. When one of them apparently ... See full summary »

Writers: Ben Hecht, Seton I. Miller, Rafael Sabatini | Director: Henry King | Stars: Tyrone Power, Maureen O'Hara, Laird Cregar, Thomas Mitchell

13. Only Angels Have Wings (1939)

Approved | 121 min | Adventure, Drama

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At a remote South American trading port, the manager of an air freight company is forced to risk his pilots' lives in order to win an important contract.

Writer: Jules Furthman | Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: Cary Grant, Jean Arthur, Rita Hayworth, Richard Barthelmess

14. Our Town (1940)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama

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Change comes slowly to a small New Hampshire town in the early 20th century. People grow up, get married, live, and die. Milk and the newspaper get delivered every morning, and nobody locks... See full summary »

Writers: Thornton Wilder, Frank Craven, Harry Chandlee | Director: Sam Wood | Stars: William Holden, Martha Scott, Fay Bainter, Beulah Bondi

15. Studio One in Hollywood (1948–1958)

60 min | Drama

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

16. Joan of Paris (1942)

Passed | 91 min | Drama, Romance, War

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An RAF squadron is brought down over occupied France. The flyers get to Paris in spite of the fact that the youngest, Baby, is injured. He must be hidden and his wounds cared for. The Gestapo has already issued orders for their arrest.

Writers: Jacques Théry, Georges Kessel, Charles Bennett, Ellis St. Joseph | Director: Robert Stevenson | Stars: Michèle Morgan, Paul Henreid, Thomas Mitchell, Laird Cregar

17. The Big Wheel (1949)

Approved | 92 min | Action, Drama

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Billy Coy comes to Carrell. His late father's mechanic Red hires Billy as a mechanic. Soon, Billy gets a job as a driver.

Writer: Robert Smith | Director: Edward Ludwig | Stars: Mickey Rooney, Thomas Mitchell, Mary Hatcher, Michael O'Shea

18. The Jack Paar Tonight Show (1957–1962)

105 min | Comedy, Family, Talk-Show

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Stars: Hugh Downs, Jose Melis, Jack Paar, Cliff Arquette

19. The Fighting Sullivans (1944)

Approved | 112 min | Biography, Drama, History

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The lives of a close-knit group of brothers growing up in Iowa during the days of the Great Depression and of World War II and their eventual deaths in action in the Pacific theater are ... See full summary »

Writers: Edward Doherty, Mary C. McCall Jr., Jules Schermer | Director: Lloyd Bacon | Stars: Anne Baxter, Thomas Mitchell, Selena Royle, Edward Ryan

20. The Hurricane (1937)

Passed | 110 min | Action, Drama, Romance

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A Polynesian sailor -- unjustly imprisoned after defending himself against a colonial bully -- is relentlessly persecuted by his island's martinet French governor.

Writers: Dudley Nichols, Oliver H.P. Garrett, Charles Nordhoff, James Norman Hall | Directors: John Ford, Stuart Heisler | Stars: Dorothy Lamour, Jon Hall, Mary Astor, C. Aubrey Smith

21. Tales of Manhattan (1942)

Unrated | 118 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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An actor, Paul Orman, is accidentally told that his new, custom made tail coat has been cursed and it will bring misfortune to all who wear it. As the 4 succeeding wearers of the coat ... See full summary »

Writers: Henry Blankfort, Alan Campbell, Ladislas Fodor, László Görög, Ben Hecht, Samuel Hoffenstein, Ferenc Molnár, Donald Ogden Stewart, Lamar Trotti, László Vadnay | Director: Julien Duvivier | Stars: Charles Boyer, Rita Hayworth, Ginger Rogers, Henry Fonda

22. General Electric Theater (1953–1962)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

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Stars: Ronald Reagan, Edgar Buchanan, Lee Marvin, Nancy Reagan

23. Tales of Tomorrow (1951–1953)

25 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

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Anthology series featuring both classic and modern sci-fi themes.

Stars: Leslie Nielsen, Walter Abel, Cameron Prud'Homme, Theo Goetz

24. Bataan (1943)

Passed | 114 min | War

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Japan has just invaded the Phillipines and the US Army attempts a desperate defence. Thirteen men are chosen to blow up a bridge on the Bataan peninsula and keep the Japanese from ... See full summary »

Writer: Robert Hardy Andrews | Director: Tay Garnett | Stars: Robert Taylor, George Murphy, Lloyd Nolan, Thomas Mitchell

25. Pocketful of Miracles (1961)

Approved | 136 min | Comedy, Drama

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Boozy, brassy Apple Annie, a beggar with a basket of apples, is as much as part of downtown New York as old Broadway itself. Bootlegger Dave the Dude is a sucker for her apples --- he ... See full summary »

Writers: Hal Kanter, Harry Tugend, Robert Riskin, Damon Runyon | Director: Frank Capra | Stars: Glenn Ford, Bette Davis, Hope Lange, Arthur O'Connell

26. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)

25 min | Drama, Western

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An anthology based (earlier moreso than later) on the novels and stories of Zane Grey. Powell was often the star as well as the host.

Creators: Luke Short, Charles A. Wallace | Stars: Dick Powell, Walter Sande, Denver Pyle, Bill Erwin

27. The Dark Mirror (1946)

Approved | 85 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

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A woman suspected of murdering her doctor boyfriend has an identical twin sister. When both twins have an alibi for the night of the murder, a psychiatrist is called in to assist a ... See full summary »

Writers: Nunnally Johnson, Vladimir Pozner | Director: Robert Siodmak | Stars: Olivia de Havilland, Lew Ayres, Thomas Mitchell, Richard Long

28. Climax! (1954–1958)

60 min | Drama

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Stars: William Lundigan, Art Gilmore, Harry Townes, Michael Rennie

29. This Above All (1942)

Approved | 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.

Writers: Eric Knight, R.C. Sherriff | Director: Anatole Litvak | Stars: Tyrone Power, Joan Fontaine, Thomas Mitchell, Henry Stephenson

30. Shirley Temple's Storybook (1958–1961)

60 min | Family, Fantasy, Romance

8.0
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Stars: Shirley Temple, Pernell Roberts, Agnes Moorehead, Jonathan Harris

31. Laramie (1959–1963)

60 min | Western

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It is the 1870s in Wyoming Territory. Slim Sherman and his 14-year-old brother Andy try to hang on to their ranch after their father is shot by a land grabber. They augment their slight ... See full summary »

Stars: John Smith, Robert Fuller, Spring Byington, Dennis Holmes

32. Wilson (1944)

Unrated | 154 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.1
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A chronicle of the political career of US President Woodrow Wilson.

Writer: Lamar Trotti | Director: Henry King | Stars: Alexander Knox, Charles Coburn, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Thomas Mitchell

33. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1955 TV Movie)

60 min | Drama

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Live TV performance

Writer: Mark Twain | Director: Herbert B. Swope Jr. | Stars: Denise Alexander, John Carradine, Walter Catlett, Sol Gorss

34. The United States Steel Hour (1953–1963)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

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Live drama series that was one of the best TV shows ever shown. Over 200 live plays covering all aspects of society were shown.

Stars: Richard Kiley, Betsy Palmer, Jeff Donnell, Mona Freeman

35. Omnibus (1952–1961)

55 min | Drama, History, Music

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Starting out as a live show from New York City, "Omnibus" was hosted by Alastair Cooke and featured everything from discussions about science and the arts to original works by such ... See full summary »

Stars: Alistair Cooke, Leonard Bernstein, Helen Hayes, Royal Dano

36. Lux Video Theatre (1950–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

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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

37. Screen Directors Playhouse (1955–1956)

30 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Stars: Arthur Q. Bryan, Bill Erwin, Macdonald Carey, George Sanders

38. Kraft Theatre (1947–1958)

60 min | Drama

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Stars: Ed Herlihy, Vaughn Taylor, Valerie Cossart, E.G. Marshall

39. Adventures in Paradise (1959–1962)

60 min | Adventure

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Adam Troy was an American Korean War veteran who stayed in the Pacific after the war. As captain of the schooner "Tiki III", Troy drifted from adventure to adventure while carrying ... See full summary »

Creator: James A. Michener | Stars: Gardner McKay, James Holden, Guy Stockwell, Lani Kai

40. Suspense (1949–1954)

25 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

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Live plays featuring people who were in dangerous and threatening situations.

Stars: Rex Marshall, Robert Emhardt, John Baragrey, Mildred Natwick

41. Moontide (1942)

94 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

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After a drunken binge on the San Pablo waterfront, longshoreman Bobo fears he may have killed a man. In his uncertainty, he takes a job on an isolated bait barge. That night, he rescues ... See full summary »

Writers: John O'Hara, Willard Robertson | Directors: Archie Mayo, Fritz Lang | Stars: Jean Gabin, Ida Lupino, Thomas Mitchell, Claude Rains

42. Flesh and Fantasy (1943)

Approved | 94 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

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An anthology of three loosely connected occult tales, with ironic and romantic twists.

Writers: Ellis St. Joseph, Oscar Wilde, László Vadnay, Ernest Pascal, Samuel Hoffenstein | Director: Julien Duvivier | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, Charles Boyer, Barbara Stanwyck, Betty Field

43. Buffalo Bill (1944)

TV-G | 90 min | Biography, Western

6.5
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The story of William "Buffalo Bill" Cody, legendary westerner, from his days as an army scout to his later activities as owner of a Wild West show.

Writers: Æneas MacKenzie, Clements Ripley, Cecile Kramer, Frank Winch | Director: William A. Wellman | Stars: Joel McCrea, Maureen O'Hara, Linda Darnell, Thomas Mitchell

44. Destry (1954)

Approved | 95 min | Western

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In the old West, a small frontier town is being controlled by ruthless mob boss Decker and his cronies. After the local sheriff dies under mysterious circumstances, Decker arranges to have ... See full summary »

Writers: Max Brand, Felix Jackson, Edmund H. North, D.D. Beauchamp | Director: George Marshall | Stars: Audie Murphy, Mari Blanchard, Lyle Bettger, Thomas Mitchell

45. Robert Montgomery Presents (1950–1957)

60 min | Drama

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Hollywood actor-director-producer Robert Montgomery introduced each telecast, sometimes interviewing one of the stars and sometimes appearing in the play himself.

Stars: Robert Montgomery, John Newland, Vaughn Taylor, Elizabeth Montgomery

46. Schlitz Playhouse (1951–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

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Stars: James Mason, Irene Dunne, John Doucette, Walter Coy

47. Secret of the Incas (1954)

Approved | 100 min | Adventure

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An adventurer searchers for hidden treasure in the Peruvian jungles.

Writers: Ranald MacDougall, Sydney Boehm | Director: Jerry Hopper | Stars: Charlton Heston, Robert Young, Nicole Maurey, Thomas Mitchell

48. Dark Waters (1944)

Approved | 90 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery

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A woman returns to the USA after a German u-boat sank her ship, and finds out that someone wants to kill her for her inheritance.

Writers: Francis M. Cockrell, Marian B. Cockrell, Joan Harrison, Arthur T. Horman | Director: André De Toth | Stars: Merle Oberon, Franchot Tone, Thomas Mitchell, Fay Bainter

49. The Keys of the Kingdom (1944)

Approved | 137 min | Drama

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A young priest, Father Chisholm is sent to China to establish a Catholic parish among the non-Christian Chinese. While his boyhood friend, also a priest, flourishes in his calling as a ... See full summary »

Writers: Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Nunnally Johnson, A.J. Cronin | Director: John M. Stahl | Stars: Gregory Peck, Thomas Mitchell, Vincent Price, Rose Stradner

50. Make Way for Tomorrow (1937)

Passed | 91 min | Drama, Romance

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An elderly couple are forced to separate when they lose their house and none of their five children will take both parents in.

Writers: Viña Delmar, Josephine Lawrence, Helen Leary, Nolan Leary | Director: Leo McCarey | Stars: Victor Moore, Beulah Bondi, Fay Bainter, Thomas Mitchell