"Bad Movies We Love"

Movies reviewed in the very entertaining book "Bad Movies We Love" by Edward Margulies and Stephen Rebello. But of course, most of these movies aren't bad at all.

Listed in the order they are reviewed in the book, which is divided into chapters for differnet themes.
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1.
Fatal Attraction (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A married man's one-night stand comes back to haunt him when that lover begins to stalk him and his family. (119 mins.)
Director: Adrian Lyne
“ Chapter "The Breaking Point" ” - NoWireHangers
 
2.
The Fury (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A government agent is determined to come to his son's rescue when a sinister official kidnaps him to harbor his extremely powerful psychic abilities. (118 mins.)
Director: Brian DePalma
“ Chapter "The Breaking Point" ” - NoWireHangers
 
3.
The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
After her humiliated husband kills himself, an embittered pregnant widow loses her child, and embarks on a mission of vengeance against a woman and her family. (110 mins.)
Director: Curtis Hanson
“ Chapter "The Breaking Point" ” - NoWireHangers
 
4.
Julie (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A terrified wife tries to escape from her insanely jealous husband who is bent on killing her. (99 mins.)
Director: Andrew L. Stone
“ Chapter "The Breaking Point" ” - NoWireHangers
 
5.
Looker (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Plastic surgeon Larry Roberts performs a series of minor alterations on a group of models who are seeking perfection... (93 mins.)
“ Chapter "The Breaking Point" ” - NoWireHangers
 
6.
Love Crimes (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
A tough female district attorney is investigating a man who picks out women from public places by posing as a famous photographer... (90 mins.)
Director: Lizzie Borden
“ Chapter "The Breaking Point" ” - NoWireHangers
 
7.
Masquerade (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A recently orphaned millionairess, Olivia, really hates her scheming step-father. Olivia finds love with a young yacht racing captain... (91 mins.)
Director: Bob Swaim
“ Chapter "The Breaking Point" ” - NoWireHangers
 
8.
Midnight Lace (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In London, a newly-wed American woman's sanity comes into question, when she claims to be the victim of a stalker. (110 mins.)
Director: David Miller
“ Chapter "The Breaking Point" ” - NoWireHangers
 
9.
Play Misty for Me (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A brief fling between a male disc jockey and an obsessed female fan takes a frightening, and perhaps even deadly turn when another woman enters the picture. (102 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Chapter "The Breaking Point" ” - NoWireHangers
 
10.
Point Break (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
An FBI agent goes undercover to catch a gang of surfers who may be bank robbers. (122 mins.)
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
“ Chapter "The Breaking Point" ” - NoWireHangers
 
11.
Sleeping with the Enemy (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A young woman fakes her own death in an attempt to escape her nightmarish marriage, but discovers it is impossible to elude her controlling husband. (99 mins.)
Director: Joseph Ruben
“ Chapter "The Breaking Point" ” - NoWireHangers
 
12.
Tattoo (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
A troubled tattoo artist has designs on a model. (103 mins.)
Director: Bob Brooks
“ Chapter "The Breaking Point" ” - NoWireHangers
 
13.
Bad Influence (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Michael, a wimpy young executive, is about to get pulverized by a jealous boyfriend in a bar when a handsome... (99 mins.)
Director: Curtis Hanson
“ Chapter "Trash Yourself Cinema" ” - NoWireHangers
 
14.
BUtterfield 8 (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
The romantic life of a fashionable Manhattan beauty who's part model, part call-girl, and all man-trap. (109 mins.)
Director: Daniel Mann
“ Chapter "Trash Yourself Cinema" ” - NoWireHangers
 
15.
The Fan (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
A record salesman is an obsessed fan of an actress of stage and screen (Lauren Bacall). However when his letters are rejected, the fan strikes out at the actresses friends, then at her. (95 mins.)
Director: Edward Bianchi
“ Chapter "Trash Yourself Cinema" ” - NoWireHangers
 
16.
Imitation of Life (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A struggling young actress with a six year-old daughter sets up housekeeping with a homeless black widow and her light-skinned eight year-old daughter who rejects her mother by trying to pass for white. (125 mins.)
Director: Douglas Sirk
“ Chapter "Trash Yourself Cinema" ” - NoWireHangers
 
17.
Love Has Many Faces (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Rich playgirl Kit Jordan (nee Katherine Lawson Chandler) is in Acapulco vacationing with her current husband... (104 mins.)
“ Chapter "Trash Yourself Cinema" ” - NoWireHangers
 
18.
Madame X (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A woman married to a wealthy socialite, is compromised by the accidental death of a man who had been romantically pursuing her... (100 mins.)
“ Chapter "Trash Yourself Cinema" ” - NoWireHangers
 
19.
Portrait in Black (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
After a married woman and her lover murder her cruel husband, they find themselves targeted by someone who is aware of their crime. (112 mins.)
Director: Michael Gordon
“ Chapter "Trash Yourself Cinema" ” - NoWireHangers
 
20.
The Sandpiper (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A free-spirited single mother forms a connection with the wed headmaster of an Episcopal boarding school in California. (117 mins.)
“ Chapter "Trash Yourself Cinema" ” - NoWireHangers
 
21.
The Star (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A washed-up movie queen finds romance, but still desires a comeback. (89 mins.)
Director: Stuart Heisler
“ Chapter "Trash Yourself Cinema" ” - NoWireHangers
 
22.
Too Much, Too Soon (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The daughter of iconic actor John Barrymore becomes reunited with her father after a ten year estrangement and engages in his self-destructive lifestyle. (121 mins.)
Director: Art Napoleon
“ Chapter "Trash Yourself Cinema" ” - NoWireHangers
 
23.
The V.I.P.s (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Fog delays a group of travelers headed for New York. They wait at the V.I.P. lounge of London Airport, each at a moment of crisis in his or her life. (119 mins.)
Director: Anthony Asquith
“ Chapter "Trash Yourself Cinema" ” - NoWireHangers
 
24.
Desperate Hours (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
An escaped con on the run from the law moves into a married couple's home and takes over their lives. (105 mins.)
Director: Michael Cimino
“ Chapter "Slip us a Mickey" ” - NoWireHangers
 
25.
Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
The tough biker Harley and his no less tough cowboy friend Marlboro learn that an old friend of theirs will lose his bar... (98 mins.)
Director: Simon Wincer
“ Chapter "Slip us a Mickey" ” - NoWireHangers
 
26.
9½ Weeks (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A woman gets involved in an impersonal affair with a man. She barely knows about his life, only about the sex games they play, so the relationship begins to get complicated. (117 mins.)
Director: Adrian Lyne
“ Chapter "Slip us a Mickey" ” - NoWireHangers
 
27.
Wild Orchid (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
A woman lawyer becomes mesmerized by a self-made millionaire during an encounter in Rio setting off a series of erotic encounters. (105 mins.)
Director: Zalman King
“ Chapter "Slip us a Mickey" ” - NoWireHangers
 
28.
By Love Possessed (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Neurotic woman engages in an affair with the law partner of her impotent husband. (115 mins.)
Director: John Sturges
“ Chapter "What will they neighbors say?" ” - NoWireHangers
 
29.
The Chapman Report (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Based on the best-selling novel by Irving Wallace that was inspired by the Kinsey Report on the sexual mores of suburban women... (125 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
“ Chapter "What will they neighbors say?" ” - NoWireHangers
 
30.
Desire Under the Elms (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Ephraim Cabot is an old man of amazing vitality who loves his New England farm with a greedy passion... (111 mins.)
Director: Delbert Mann
“ Chapter "What will they neighbors say?" ” - NoWireHangers
 
31.
The Long, Hot Summer (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Accused barn burner and con man Ben Quick arrives in a small Mississippi town and quickly ingratiates himself with its richest family, the Varners. (115 mins.)
Director: Martin Ritt
“ Chapter "What will they neighbors say?" ” - NoWireHangers
 
32.
Lucy Gallant (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
The success story of a dressmaker who comes to run a group of fashion shops at the expense of her love life. (104 mins.)
Director: Robert Parrish
“ Chapter "What will they neighbors say?" ” - NoWireHangers
 
33.
No Down Payment (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The marital difficulties of four couples living in a southern California housing development become intertwined... (105 mins.)
Director: Martin Ritt
“ Chapter "What will they neighbors say?" ” - NoWireHangers
 
34.
Peyton Place (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A peaceful New England town hides secrets and scandals. (157 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
“ Chapter "What will they neighbors say?" ” - NoWireHangers
 
35.
Return to Peyton Place (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
The residents of Peyton Place, New Hampshire, are not happy when its most famous resident, Alison Mackenzie... (123 mins.)
Director: José Ferrer
“ Chapter "What will they neighbors say?" ” - NoWireHangers
 
36.
Ruby Gentry (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A sexy but poor young girl marries a rich man she doesn't love, but carries a torch for another man. (82 mins.)
Director: King Vidor
“ Chapter "What will they neighbors say?" ” - NoWireHangers
 
37.
Strangers When We Meet (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A suburban architect loves his wife but is bored with his marriage and with his work, so he takes up with the neglected, married beauty who lives down the street. (117 mins.)
Director: Richard Quine
“ Chapter "What will they neighbors say?" ” - NoWireHangers
 
38.
The Stripper (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Lila Green is an insecure and aging showgirl for Madame Olga's stage shows. When her boyfriend, Rick... (95 mins.)
“ Chapter "What will they neighbors say?" ” - NoWireHangers
 
39.
Two Moon Junction (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
A young Southern débutante temporarily abandons her posh lifestyle and upcoming, semi-arranged marriage to have a lustful and erotic fling with a rugged drifter who works at a local carnival. (104 mins.)
Director: Zalman King
“ Chapter "What will they neighbors say?" ” - NoWireHangers
 
40.
And God Created Woman (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
In this variation on director Vadim's own, more acclaimed Et Dieu Créa La Femme (1956, the same title in French)... (100 mins.)
Director: Roger Vadim
“ Chapter "Vanity, Thy name is Lucy" ” - NoWireHangers
 
41.
Butterfly (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
Orson Welles, as judge Rauch, holds a lengthy trial against Jess Tyler, a caretaker deserted by his wife ten years before... (108 mins.)
Director: Matt Cimber
“ Chapter "Vanity, Thy name is Lucy" ” - NoWireHangers
 
42.
Communion (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Whitley Strieber goes with his family and some friends to his holiday home in the forest. They experience some weird occurances... (107 mins.)
Director: Philippe Mora
“ Chapter "Vanity, Thy name is Lucy" ” - NoWireHangers
 
43.
The Game Is Over (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Renee Saccard is a pampered, selfish young wife of a middle-aged Parisian businessman who falls in love... (98 mins.)
Director: Roger Vadim
“ Chapter "Vanity, Thy name is Lucy"

Listed as "The Game is Over" ” - NoWireHangers
 
44.
The Jazz Singer (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
The son of a Jewish Cantor must defy the traditions of his religious father in order to pursue his dream of being a popular singer. (115 mins.)
“ Chapter "Vanity, Thy name is Lucy" ” - NoWireHangers
 
45.
Mame (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
The musical revolves around the antics of Mame Dennis, a fun-loving, wealthy eccentric with a flair for life and a razor-sharp wit... (132 mins.)
Director: Gene Saks
“ Chapter "Vanity, Thy name is Lucy" ” - NoWireHangers
 
46.
Revenge (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Michael "Jay" Cochran has just left the Navy after 12 years. He's not quite sure what he's going to do... (124 mins.)
Director: Tony Scott
“ Chapter "Vanity, Thy name is Lucy" ” - NoWireHangers
 
47.
Stella (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Stella is determined, courageous, vulgar, unfashionable...and all her daughter has. Through the trials of teenagehood... (109 mins.)
Director: John Erman
“ Chapter "Vanity, Thy name is Lucy" ” - NoWireHangers
 
48.
Another Man's Poison (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In an isolated house, mystery writer Janet Frobisher is involved in potentially murderous relationships. (90 mins.)
Director: Irving Rapper
“ Chapter "Viva Las Divas" ” - NoWireHangers
 
49.
Autumn Leaves (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Millicent Wetherby is a middle-aged woman whose life is devoid of love and affection. Millicent's solitary... (107 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
“ Chapter "Viva Las Divas" ” - NoWireHangers
 
50.
The Dark Mirror (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A man is found murdered, with witnesses convinced about the woman they saw leaving his apartment. However, it becomes apparent that the woman has a twin, and finding out which one is the killer seems impossible. (85 mins.)
Director: Robert Siodmak
“ Chapter "Viva Las Divas" ” - NoWireHangers
 
51.
Dead Ringer (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The working class twin sister of a callous wealthy woman impulsively murders her out of revenge and assumes the identity of the dead woman. But impersonating her dead twin is more complicated and risky than she anticipated. (116 mins.)
Director: Paul Henreid
“ Chapter "Viva Las Divas" ” - NoWireHangers
 
52.
Flamingo Road (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Carnival dancer Lane Bellamy finds herself stranded in a southern town ruled by corrupt political boss Titus Semple... (94 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
“ Chapter "Viva Las Divas" ” - NoWireHangers
 
53.
Female on the Beach (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Moving into a beach house involves Lynn Markham in mystery, danger, and romance with a beach boy of dubious motives. (97 mins.)
Director: Joseph Pevney
“ Chapter "Viva Las Divas" ” - NoWireHangers
 
54.
Johnny Guitar (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A strong willed female saloon owner is wrongly suspected of murder and bank robbery by a lynch mob, when she helps a wounded gang member. (110 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Ray
“ Chapter "Viva Las Divas" ” - NoWireHangers
 
55.
Lady in a Cage (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A woman trapped in a home elevator is terrorized by a group of vicious hoodlums. (94 mins.)
Director: Walter Grauman
“ Chapter "Viva Las Divas" ” - NoWireHangers
 
56.
Queen Bee (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A young woman arrives at the home of her socialite cousin, and soon finds herself sucked into the woman's complex web of deceit. (95 mins.)
“ Chapter "Viva Las Divas" ” - NoWireHangers
 
57.
The Best of Everything (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
An expose of the lives and loves of Madison Avenue working girls and their higher ups. (121 mins.)
Director: Jean Negulesco
“ Chapter "A Gaggle of Starlets" ” - NoWireHangers
 
58.
Change of Habit (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
An incognito nun tries to help a doctor clean up an inner city ghetto, with the pair growing closer as time goes on. (93 mins.)
Director: William Graham
“ Chapter "A Gaggle of Starlets" ” - NoWireHangers
 
59.
The Pleasure Seekers (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Three American lovelies room together in Madrid and all manage to get themselves into seemingly unhappy relationships with fellows. (107 mins.)
Director: Jean Negulesco
“ Chapter "A Gaggle of Starlets" ” - NoWireHangers
 
60.
The Stepford Wives (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Joanna Eberhart has come to the quaint little town of Stepford, Connecticut with her family, but soon discovers there lies a sinister truth in the all too perfect behavior of the female residents. (115 mins.)
Director: Bryan Forbes
“ Chapter "A Gaggle of Starlets" ” - NoWireHangers
 
61.
Three Coins in the Fountain (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Three American woman working in Rome, Italy, share a spacious apartment and the desire to find love and marriage, each experiencing a few bumps in their journeys to romance. (102 mins.)
Director: Jean Negulesco
“ Chapter "A Gaggle of Starlets" ” - NoWireHangers
 
62.
Where the Boys Are (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Four very different college girls drive to Fort Lauderdale, Florida for spring break and seek out various adventures and romance for themselves. (99 mins.)
Director: Henry Levin
“ Chapter "A Gaggle of Starlets" ” - NoWireHangers
 
63.
Where the Boys Are (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  
Remake of the 1960 movie of the same name has four college coeds; virginal Jennie, outgoing Carole, wealthy and spoiled Southern belle Sandra... (94 mins.)
Director: Hy Averback
“ Chapter "A Gaggle of Starlets" ” - NoWireHangers
 
64.
Palm Springs Weekend (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Set in Palm Springs during a long, fun-filled weekend where several Los Angeles college students flock to spring break... (100 mins.)
Director: Norman Taurog
“ Chapter "All This, and Troy Donahue, Too" ” - NoWireHangers
 
65.
Parrish (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Parrish McLean lives with his mother Ellen on Sala Post's tobacco plantation in the Connecticut River Valley... (138 mins.)
Director: Delmer Daves
“ Chapter "All This, and Troy Donahue, Too" ” - NoWireHangers
 
66.
Rome Adventure (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Prudence resigns from her teaching position after being criticized for giving a student her copy of a romance novel... (119 mins.)
Director: Delmer Daves
“ Chapter "All This, and Troy Donahue, Too" ” - NoWireHangers
 
67.
A Summer Place (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A self-made businessman rekindles a romance with a former flame while their two teenage children begin a romance of their own with drastic consequences for both couples. (130 mins.)
Director: Delmer Daves
“ Chapter "All This, and Troy Donahue, Too" ” - NoWireHangers
 
68.
Susan Slade (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Premarital sex, secrets, and society. At 17, shy Susan Slade is on her way to California after a ten-year... (116 mins.)
Director: Delmer Daves
“ Chapter "All This, and Troy Donahue, Too" ” - NoWireHangers
 
69.
Baby Face (1933)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A young woman uses her body and her sexuality to help her climb the social ladder, but soon begins to wonder if her new status will ever bring her happiness. (71 mins.)
Director: Alfred E. Green
“ Chapter "Bad Girls" ” - NoWireHangers
 
70.
Back Street (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Ambitious but thwarted, Rae Smith meets handsome Marine Paul Saxon, (of the Saxon department store chain)... (107 mins.)
Director: David Miller
“ Chapter "Bad Girls" ” - NoWireHangers
 
71.
The Bitch (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  
The owner of a trendy disco starts having problems with the men in her life and the Mafia, which is trying to move in on her place. (89 mins.)
Director: Gerry O'Hara
“ Chapter "Bad Girls" ” - NoWireHangers
 
72.
Caged (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A naive nineteen year old widow becomes coarsened and cynical when she is sent to a woman's prison and is exposed to hardened criminals and sadistic guards. (96 mins.)
Director: John Cromwell
“ Chapter "Bad Girls" ” - NoWireHangers
 
73.
Duel in the Sun (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Beautiful half-breed Pearl Chavez becomes the ward of her dead father's first love and finds herself torn between her sons, one good and the other bad. (129 mins.)
Director: King Vidor
“ Chapter "Bad Girls" ” - NoWireHangers
 
74.
From the Terrace (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
An ambitious young executive chooses a loveless marriage and an unfulfilling personal life in exchange for a successful Wall Street career. (149 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
“ Chapter "Bad Girls" ” - NoWireHangers
 
75.
Go Naked in the World (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Son of a successful Greek emigrant is torn between the expectations his father has for him and his passionate love affair with a beautiful prostitute. (103 mins.)
“ Chapter "Bad Girls" ” - NoWireHangers
 
76.
Half Moon Street (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Dr. Slaughter, a researcher in London who works as a high class hooker in her spare time, becomes a pawn in a dangerous political game, when her latest john Lord Bulbeck, who's negotiating an Arab-Israeli peace treaty, falls for her. (90 mins.)
Director: Bob Swaim
“ Chapter "Bad Girls" ” - NoWireHangers
 
77.
Poison Ivy (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
A seductive teen befriends an introverted high school student and schemes her way into the lives of her wealthy family. (90 mins.)
Director: Katt Shea Ruben
“ Chapter "Bad Girls" ” - NoWireHangers
 
78.
The Shanghai Gesture (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A young woman, Poppy, out for excitement in Shanghai, enters a gambling house owned by "Mother" Gin Sling... (95 mins.)
“ Chapter "Bad Girls" ” - NoWireHangers
 
79.
The Stud (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  
Fontaine Khaled is the wife of a wealthy but boring businessman. She spends his money on her nightclub... (95 mins.)
Director: Quentin Masters
“ Chapter "Bad Girls" ” - NoWireHangers
 
80.
Sylvia (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Sylvia West is a young poetess engaged to Frederic Summers, an eccentric millionaire. Summers, a man who always fears he is being loved for his money... (115 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
“ Chapter "Bad Girls" ” - NoWireHangers
 
81.
Two Mules for Sister Sara (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Nun Sara is on the run in Mexico and is saved from cowboys by Hogan, who is preparing for a future mission to capture a French fort. The pair become good friends, but Sara never does tell him the true reason behind her being outlawed. (116 mins.)
Director: Don Siegel
“ Chapter "Bad Girls" ” - NoWireHangers
 
82.
Wild Orchid II: Two Shades of Blue (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  
Blue is a teenage girl who lives with her Jazz playing father Ham. Ham gets very sick and dies, and now Blue must support herself somehow... (111 mins.)
Director: Zalman King
“ Chapter "Bad Girls" ” - NoWireHangers
 
83.
Beloved Infidel (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Toward the end of his life F. Scott Fitzgerald is writing for Hollywood studios to be able to afford the cost of an asylum for his wife. He is also struggling against alcoholism. Into his life comes the famous gossip columnist. (123 mins.)
Director: Henry King
“ Chapter "The Price of Fame" ” - NoWireHangers
 
84.
Harlow (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A screen adaption of the blistering best-seller which examines the story of the platinum blonde bombshell (Baker) who rose to fame in the reckless Hollywood of the 1930's. (125 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
“ Chapter "The Price of Fame" ” - NoWireHangers
 
85.
The Legend of Lylah Clare (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A dictatorial film director (Finch) hires an unknown actress (Novak) to play the lead role in a planned movie biography of a late, great Hollywood star. (130 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
“ Chapter "The Price of Fame" ” - NoWireHangers
 
86.
The Lonely Lady (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.5/10 X  
A young screenwriter allows others to exploit her in the hopes of "making it" in Hollywood. (92 mins.)
Director: Peter Sasdy
“ Chapter "The Price of Fame"

This is one of my favorite guilty pleasures ” - NoWireHangers
 
87.
The Love Machine (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
An ambitious TV newscaster has an affair with the wife of a network executive to get a promotion. (108 mins.)
Director: Jack Haley Jr.
“ Chapter "The Price of Fame" ” - NoWireHangers
 
88.
Mahogany (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Tracy, an aspiring designer from the slums of Chicago puts herself through fashion school in the hopes of becoming one of the world's top designers... (109 mins.)
Director: Berry Gordy
“ Chapter "The Price of Fame" ” - NoWireHangers
 
89.
Marjorie Morningstar (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
While working as a counselor at a summer camp, college-student Marjorie Morgenstern falls for 32-year-old Noel Airman... (128 mins.)
Director: Irving Rapper
“ Chapter "The Price of Fame" ” - NoWireHangers
 
90.
Myra Breckinridge (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
Myron Breckinridge is waiting for her sex-change operation while a stoned surgeon stumbles into the operating room... (94 mins.)
Director: Michael Sarne
“ Chapter "The Price of Fame"

One of my all-time favorite movies. ” - NoWireHangers
 
91.
Slander (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Steve Cochran plays the slick, debonair owner of a notorious gossip magazine who is anxious to break... (81 mins.)
Director: Roy Rowland
“ Chapter "The Price of Fame" ” - NoWireHangers
 
92.
Torch Song (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Jenny Stewart is a tough Broadway musical star who doesn't take criticism from anyone. Yet there is one individual... (90 mins.)
Director: Charles Walters
“ Chapter "The Price of Fame" ” - NoWireHangers
 
93.
Trapeze (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A crippled circus acrobat is torn emotionally between two ambitious young trapeze artists, one a talented young American and a less-gifted but beautiful Italian. (105 mins.)
Director: Carol Reed
“ Chapter "The Price of Fame" ” - NoWireHangers
 
94.
Action Jackson (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Vengence drives a tough Detroit cop to stay on the trail of a power hungry auto magnate who's systematically eliminating his competition. (96 mins.)
Director: Craig R. Baxley
“ Chapter "The Stone Age" ” - NoWireHangers
 
95.
King Solomon's Mines (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
Fortune hunter Allan Quatermain teams up with a resourceful woman to help her find her missing father lost in the wilds of 1900s Africa while being pursued by hostile tribes and a rival German explorer. (100 mins.)
Director: J. Lee Thompson
“ Chapter "The Stone Age" ” - NoWireHangers
 
96.
Scissors (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
After a young woman is attacked in the elevator she meets her neighbours (two brothers) for the first time... (105 mins.)
“ Chapter "The Stone Age" ” - NoWireHangers
 
97.
Year of the Gun (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
David Raybourne is an American journalist covering political news in Italy during the 1970's. He is... (111 mins.)
“ Chapter "The Stone Age" ” - NoWireHangers
 
98.
Another Time, Another Place (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
An American war correspondent falls in love with a BBC reporter, but their relationship seems doomed from the start. (91 mins.)
Director: Lewis Allen
“ Chapter "No, But I Saw the Book" ” - NoWireHangers
 
99.
Chanel Solitaire (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
The film tells the story of the early life and rise to fame and fortune of French fashion designer Coco Chanel... (120 mins.)
“ Chapter "No, But I Saw the Book" ” - NoWireHangers
 
100.
Claudelle Inglish (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
In this tale of a good girl who goes very bad, a beautiful young Southern lady remains faithful to the man she loves while he is away in the military ... (99 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
“ Chapter "No, But I Saw the Book" ” - NoWireHangers