They are not among the best but I love them

Don't try to find these movies among the TOP 10, 50, 100, 500 or 1001. They're not there. But it doesn't mean that they're not wonderful, charming, lovely or amazing. For me, they're essentials as well!
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A Star Is Born (1937)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A young woman comes to Hollywood with dreams of stardom, but achieves them only with the help of an alcoholic leading man whose best days are behind him. (111 mins.)
“ The story is amazing, but the colors are the best! The early Technicolor from 1937 gives it a dream appearance... And Janet Gaynor and Fredrich March are wonderful together! ” - le_mag_pereira
One, Two, Three (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In West Berlin during the Cold War, a Coca-Cola executive is given the task of taking care of his boss' socialite daughter. (115 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ James Cagney is the main star of this movie that mocks with communism and is full of references of movies and stars, including Cagney himself. ” - le_mag_pereira
Robin and the 7 Hoods (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
In Chicago, during the Prohibition, two rival gangs compete for control of the city's rackets. (123 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
“ Gangsters can be funny, specially if Frank Sinatra, Bob Hope, Sammy Davis Jr and Bing Crosby are among them, singing and dancing! ” - le_mag_pereira
The Women (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A study of the lives and romantic entanglements of various interconnected women. (133 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
“ An MGM all-star movie with only women in their cast. Although men are the main subject, they're not shown. Weird? Not with Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russel, Paullette Goddard, Joan Fontaine and other great ladies! ” - le_mag_pereira
Brigadoon (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Two Americans on a hunting trip in Scotland become lost. They encounter a small village, not on the map, called Brigadoon, in which people harbor a mysterious secret, and behave as if they were still living two hundred years in the past. (108 mins.)
“ This is a weird title in Portuguese :) Gene Kelly makes it wonderful by dancing with lumberjackers ( a pre Seven Brides for Seven Brothers idea?) or singing about his love near a huge and cute black-and-white pig. ” - le_mag_pereira
That's Entertainment! (1974 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Various MGM stars from yesterday present their favourite musical moments from the studio's 50 year history. (135 mins.)
Director: Jack Haley Jr.
“ Biggest stars during MGM Golden Age present a sequence of singing and dancing footage in celebration of the 50th birthday of the studio. The lot seen before it was destroyed, the footage of a 1949 dinner with all the stars and a cute praise exchange between Gene Kelly and Fred Astaire! ” - le_mag_pereira
That's Entertainment, Part II (1976 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Gene Kelly and Fred Astaire present more golden moments from the MGM film library, this time including... (133 mins.)
Director: Gene Kelly
“ Here we go again... But this time with FRED and GENE together all the time! No better hosts in all the world for sequences of dance, fun and romance. ” - le_mag_pereira
Something for the Boys (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
The oddly-assorted Hart cousins: revue singer Blossom, con man Harry, and machinist Chiquita (who gets radio through her teeth!)... (87 mins.)
Director: Lewis Seiler
“ A movie made during the war for soldier's wives, the main moviegoers. Carmen Miranda is so joyful as the owner, with her cousins, of a showhouse for soldier's wives. ” - le_mag_pereira
Million Dollar Mermaid (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Biopic of Australian swimming champ and entertainer Annette Kellerman. After overcoming polio, Kellerman achieves fame and creates a scandal when her one-piece bathing suit is considered indecent. (115 mins.)
Director: Mervyn LeRoy
“ Esther Wiliams portrays Annette Kellerman, an Australian swimmer. Wth a huge aqua ballet number, romance with Victor Mature, drama and suspense, this is a great movie! ” - le_mag_pereira
Thrill of a Romance (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
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. (105 mins.)
Director: Richard Thorpe
“ Esther Williams is a newly-wed whose husband gets back to work during their honeymoon. Van Johnson is a soldier during his vacation who can't swin. Of course they fall in love in this nice movie full of humor. ” - le_mag_pereira
Suddenly, Last Summer (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The only son of wealthy widow Violet Venable dies while on vacation with his cousin Catherine. What the girl saw was so horrible that she went insane; now Mrs. Venable wants Catherine lobotomized to cover up the truth. (114 mins.)
“ Monty Clift, Liz Taylor and Kate Hepburn in a drama plot that envolves madness, excessive mother affection and a mysterious and bizarre death of a young man. Do I need to say more? ” - le_mag_pereira
The Mouse That Roared (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
An impoverished backward nation declares a war on the United States of America, hoping to lose, but things don't go according to plan. (83 mins.)
Director: Jack Arnold
“ The smallest nation of the world declares war against the USA in order to earn money after their loss. But they win the war! And more: they get an hydrogen bomb, the most powerful bomb in the world! Peter Sellers is fabulous as a soldier, a prime-minister and a queen! ” - le_mag_pereira
Tales of Manhattan (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A formal tailcoat that gets passed from one owner to another affects each life in a significant way. (118 mins.)
Director: Julien Duvivier
“ One movie full of classic stars, such as Rita Hayworth, Charles Laughton, Ginger Rogers, Henry Fonda, Edward G. Robinson and much more. All united by a misterious suit that can change their lives forever - for good or bad. ” - le_mag_pereira
East of Eden (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A wilful young man contends against his brother for the attention of their religious father while reconnecting with his estranged mother and falling for his brother's girlfriend. (118 mins.)
Director: Elia Kazan
“ You may remember James Dean form "Rebel without a Cause"or "Giant", but this is probably his best performance, that shows what he could give as an actor. A modern version of the fight between brothers Caim and Abel, set in World War I times. Brilliant! ” - le_mag_pereira