Collections: Fox Studio Classic Quads

20th Century Fox started putting out Studio Classic Quad sets. They tend to be four classic movies somehow related.
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1.
Anna and the King of Siam (1946)
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In 1862, a young Englishwoman becomes royal tutor in Siam and befriends the King. (128 mins.)
Director: John Cromwell
“ Quad Set 1 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
2.
Can-Can (1960)
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Montmartre, 1896: the Can-Can, the dance in which the women lift their skirts, is forbidden. Nevertheless... (131 mins.)
Director: Walter Lang
“ Quad Set 1 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
3.
Daddy Long Legs (1955)
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On a trip to France, millionaire Jervis Pendelton sees an 18 year old girl in an orphanage. Enchanted with her... (126 mins.)
Director: Jean Negulesco
“ Quad Set 1 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
4.
Star! (1968)
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A musical biography of Gertrude Lawrence, who led a hustling and bustling life on the stage. (176 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
“ Quad Set 1 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
5.
An Affair to Remember (1957)
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A couple falls in love and agrees to meet in six months at the Empire State Building - but will it happen? (115 mins.)
Director: Leo McCarey
“ Quad Set 2 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
6.
Leave Her to Heaven (1945)
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A writer meets a young socialite on board a train. The two fall in love and are married soon after, but her obsessive love for him threatens to be the undoing of both them and everyone else around them. (110 mins.)
Director: John M. Stahl
“ Quad Set 2 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
7.
A Letter to Three Wives (1949)
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A letter is addressed to three wives from their "best friend" Addie Ross, announcing that she is running away with one of their husbands: but she does not say which one. (103 mins.)
“ Quad Set 2 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
8.
Peyton Place (1957)
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A peaceful New England town hides secrets and scandals. (157 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
“ Quad Set 2 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
9.
Anna Karenina (1948)
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A married woman's affair with a dashing young officer has tragic results. (139 mins.)
Director: Julien Duvivier
“ Quad Set 3 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
10.
A Farewell to Arms (1957)
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An English nurse and an American soldier on the Italian front during World War I fall in love, but the horrors surrounding them test their romance to the limit. (152 mins.)
Director: Charles Vidor
“ Quad Set 3 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
11.
Les Misérables (1935)
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In early 19th Century France an ex-convict who failed to report to parole is relentlessly pursued over a 20 year period by an obsessive policeman. (108 mins.)
“ Quad Set 3 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
12.
Les Miserables (1952)
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A parole violator in early 19th Century France is relentlessly pursued and persecuted by an obsessive policeman. (105 mins.)
Director: Lewis Milestone
“ Quad Set 3 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
13.
The Sun Also Rises (1957)
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A group of disillusioned American expatriate writers live a dissolute, hedonistic lifestyle in 1920's France and Spain. (130 mins.)
Director: Henry King
“ Quad Set 3 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
14.
The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965)
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The biographical story of Michelangelo's troubles while painting the Sistine Chapel at the urging of Pope Julius II. (138 mins.)
Director: Carol Reed
“ Quad Set 4 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
15.
The Bible: In the Beginning... (1966)
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Extravagant production of the first part of the book of Genesis. Covers Adam and Eve, Noah and the Flood and Abraham and Isaac. (174 mins.)
Director: John Huston
“ Quad Set 4 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
16.
Demetrius and the Gladiators (1954)
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In 1st century Rome, Christian slave Demetrius is sent to fight in the gladiatorial arena and Emperor Caligula seeks Jesus' robe for its supposedly magical powers. (101 mins.)
Director: Delmer Daves
“ Quad Set 4 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
17.
The Robe (1953)
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In the Roman province of Judea during the 1st century, Roman tribune Marcellus Gallio is ordered to crucify Jesus of Nazareth but is tormented by his guilty conscience afterwards. (135 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
“ Quad Set 4 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
18.
Francis of Assisi (1961)
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Francis Bernardone (Bradford Dillman) is the son of a wealthy cloth merchant in Assisi, who gives up all his worldly goods to dedicate himself to God... (105 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
“ Quad Set 5 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
19.
Gospel Road: A Story of Jesus (1973)
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A black-clad Johnny Cash appears in and narrates this version of the story of Jesus' life, death... (93 mins.)
Director: Robert Elfstrom
“ Quad Set 5 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
20.
A Man Called Peter (1955)
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The rise of Peter Marshall, from modest Scottish upbringing, to New York seminary, time in Atlanta churches, his marriage, appointment as chaplain of the US Senate, and early death at 46. Based on real events. (119 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
“ Quad Set 5 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
21.
The Song of Bernadette (1943)
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In 1858 France, Bernadette, an adolescent peasant girl, has a vision of "a beautiful lady" in the city dump... (156 mins.)
Director: Henry King
“ Quad Set 5 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
22.
Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959)
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An Edinburgh professor and assorted colleagues follow an explorer's trail down an extinct Icelandic volcano to the earth's center. (132 mins.)
Director: Henry Levin
“ Quad Set 6 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
23.
Little Miss Broadway (1938)
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An orphan is provisionally adopted by the manager of a hotel populated by show business people. The hotel's owner doesn't like the entertainers and wants the girl returned to the orphanage. (72 mins.)
Director: Irving Cummings
“ Quad Set 6 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
24.
My Friend Flicka (1943)
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Ken McLaughlin struggles to please his family in any way. He comes back from boarding school boasting... (89 mins.)
Director: Harold Schuster
“ Quad Set 6 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
25.
Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines or How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes (1965)
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Sabotage efforts damage an international air race. (138 mins.)
Director: Ken Annakin
“ Quad Set 6 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
26.
Anastasia (1956)
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An opportunistic Russian businessman tries to pass a mysterious impostor as the Grand Duchess Anastasia. But she is so convincing in her performance that even the biggest skeptics believe her. (105 mins.)
Director: Anatole Litvak
“ Quad Set 7 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
27.
Gentleman's Agreement (1947)
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A reporter pretends to be Jewish in order to cover a story on anti-Semitism, and personally discovers the true depths of bigotry and hatred. (118 mins.)
Director: Elia Kazan
“ Quad Set 7 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
28.
The Ox-Bow Incident (1943)
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When a posse catches up three men suspected of killing a local farmer, some of them become strongly divided on whether or not to lynch the men. (75 mins.)
“ Quad Set 7 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
29.
The Snake Pit (1948)
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A detailed chronicle of a woman during her stay in a mental institution. (108 mins.)
Director: Anatole Litvak
“ Quad Set 7 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
30.
Black Widow (1954)
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A young writer insinuates herself into the life of a Broadway producer. (95 mins.)
“ Quad Set 8 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
31.
Call Northside 777 (1948)
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Chicago reporter P.J. McNeal re-opens a ten year old murder case. (112 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
“ Quad Set 8 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
32.
Dangerous Crossing (1953)
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When a beautiful bride boards an ocean liner with her new husband, he goes into hiding, and she becomes the target of a murder conspiracy. (75 mins.)
“ Quad Set 8 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
33.
Laura (1944)
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A police detective falls in love with the woman whose murder he is investigating. (88 mins.)
Director: Otto Preminger
“ Quad Set 8 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
34.
All About Eve (1950)
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An ingenue insinuates herself into the company of an established but aging stage actress and her circle of theater friends. (138 mins.)
“ Quad Set 9 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
35.
Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (1970)
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Three girls come to Hollywood to make it big, but find only sex, drugs and sleaze. (109 mins.)
Director: Russ Meyer
“ Quad Set 9 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
36.
The Inn of the Sixth Happiness (1958)
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All her life Englishwoman Gladys Aylward knew that China was the place where she belonged. Not qualified to be sent there as a missionary... (158 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
“ Quad Set 9 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
37.
Valley of the Dolls (1967)
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Film version of Jacqueline Susann's best-selling novel chronicling the rise and fall of three young women in show business. (123 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
“ Quad Set 9 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
38.
The Blue Max (1966)
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A young pilot in the German air force of 1918, disliked as lower-class and unchivalrous, tries ambitiously to earn the medal offered for 20 kills. (156 mins.)
Director: John Guillermin
“ Quad Set 11 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
39.
The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel (1951)
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The story of the final years of the respected World War II German general, Erwin Rommel. (88 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
“ Quad Set 11 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
40.
Immortal Sergeant (1943)
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During a WW2 patrol in the North-African desert, a Canadian corporal reminisces about his sweetheart and must lead his platoon when the sergeant gets wounded. (91 mins.)
Director: John M. Stahl
“ Quad Set 11 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
41.
Sink the Bismarck! (1960)
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The World War II story of the British Navy's effort to defeat Nazi Germany's most powerful warship. (97 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
“ Quad Set 11 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
42.
The Desert Rats (1953)
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Richard Burton plays a Scottish Army officer put in charge of a disparate band of ANZAC troops on the perimeter of Tobruk with the German Army doing their best to dislodge them. (88 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
“ Quad Set 12 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
43.
Twelve O'Clock High (1949)
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A hard-as-nails general takes over a bomber unit suffering from low morale and whips them into fighting shape. (132 mins.)
Director: Henry King
“ Quad Set 12 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
44.
Von Ryan's Express (1965)
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An American POW leads a group of mainly British prisoners to escape from the Germans in WWII. (117 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
“ Quad Set 12 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
45.
The Young Lions (1958)
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The destiny of three soldiers during World War II. The German officer Christian Diestl approves less and less of the war... (167 mins.)
Director: Edward Dmytryk
“ Quad Set 12 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
46.
On the Avenue (1937)
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Broadway producer satirizes an important New York family. The family sues but their daughter falls in love with producer. (89 mins.)
Director: Roy Del Ruth
“ Quad Set 13 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
47.
Pin Up Girl (1944)
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Glamorous Lorry Jones, the toast of a Missouri military canteen, has become "engaged" to almost every serviceman she's signed her pin-up photo for... (84 mins.)
“ Quad Set 13 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
48.
Something for the Boys (1944)
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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
“ Quad Set 13 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
49.
You're in the Navy Now (1951)
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When a new commander is assigned to a submarine chaser with an experimental engine, he finds the entire crew has as little experience as he does. (93 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
“ Quad Set 13 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
50.
Desk Set (1957)
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Two extremely strong personalities clash over the computerization of a television network's research department. (103 mins.)
Director: Walter Lang
“ Quad Set 14 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
51.
Hollywood Cavalcade (1939)
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Starting in 1913 movie director Connors discovers singer Molly Adair. As she becomes a star she marries an actor, so Connors fires them. She asks for him as director of her next film. Many silent stars shown making the transition to sound. (97 mins.)
Director: Irving Cummings
“ Quad Set 14 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
52.
How to Steal a Million (1966)
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Romantic comedy about a woman who must steal a statue from a Paris museum to help conceal her father's art forgeries, and the man who helps her. (123 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
“ Quad Set 14 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
53.
I Was a Male War Bride (1949)
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Henri Rochard is a French captain assigned to work with Lt. Catherine Gates. Through a wacky series of misadventures... (105 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
“ Quad Set 14 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
54.
Move Over, Darling (1963)
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After five years lost at sea, a missing wife thought long dead returns just after her husband remarries. (103 mins.)
Director: Michael Gordon
“ Quad Set 15 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
55.
O. Henry's Full House (1952)
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John Steinbeck introduces a quintet of five of O. Henry's most celebrated stories from his New York Period (1902-1910) in this anthology film. (117 mins.)
“ Quad Set 15 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
56.
On the Riviera (1951)
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An American entertainer impersonates a wealthy aviator and flirts with his lookalike's neglected wife. (89 mins.)
Director: Walter Lang
“ Quad Set 15 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
57.
Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys! (1958)
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All about the citizens of Putnam's Landing and their reactions to an army missile base in their back yard. (106 mins.)
Director: Leo McCarey
“ Quad Set 15 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
58.
Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973)
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Ten years after conquering the Earth, ape leader Caesar wants the ruling apes and enslaved humans to live in peace. But warring factions of apes led by a militant gorilla general as well as various human groups threaten the stability. (93 mins.)
Director: J. Lee Thompson
“ Quad Set 16 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
59.
The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
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An alien lands and tells the people of Earth that they must live peacefully or be destroyed as a danger to other planets. (92 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
“ Quad Set 16 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
60.
The Neptune Factor (1973)
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When an underwater ocean lab is lost in a earthquake, an advanced submarine is sent down to find it and encounters terrible danger. (98 mins.)
Director: Daniel Petrie
“ Quad Set 16 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
61.
The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
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A group of passengers struggle to survive and escape when their ocean liner completely capsizes at sea. (117 mins.)
Director: Ronald Neame
“ Quad Set 16 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
62.
Fantastic Voyage (1966)
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A scientist is nearly assassinated. In order to save him, a submarine is shrunken to microscopic size and injected into his blood stream with a small crew. Problems arise almost as soon as they enter the bloodstream. (100 mins.)
“ Quad Set 17 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
63.
The Lost World (1960)
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Professor Challenger leads an expedition of scientists and adventurers to a remote plateau deep in the Amazonian jungle to verify his claim that dinosaurs still live there. (97 mins.)
Director: Irwin Allen
“ Quad Set 17 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
64.
The Towering Inferno (1974)
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At the opening party of a colossal, but poorly constructed, office building, a massive fire breaks out that threatens to destroy the tower and everyone in it. (165 mins.)
Director: John Guillermin
“ Quad Set 17 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
65.
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961)
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When the Earth is threatened by a burning Van Allen Radiation Belt, US Navy Admiral Harriman Nelson plans to shoot a nuclear missile at the Belt using his experimental atomic submarine, the Seaview. (105 mins.)
Director: Irwin Allen
“ Quad Set 17 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
66.
The Alligator People (1959)
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A woman in a hypnotic state recounts to two doctors the details of a horrific experience from her past life that began with the mysterious and sudden disappearance of her husband. (74 mins.)
Director: Roy Del Ruth
“ Quad Set 18 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
67.
The Cabinet of Caligari (1962)
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Jane's car breaks down and she makes her way to a nearby estate, owned by a mysterious man named Caligari... (106 mins.)
Director: Roger Kay
“ Quad Set 18 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
68.
The Fly (1958)
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A scientist has a horrific accident when he tries to use his newly invented teleportation device. (94 mins.)
Director: Kurt Neumann
“ Quad Set 18 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy
 
69.
House of the Damned (1963)
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An architect and his wife are staying in an empty castle in California. They are joined by an unhappily married lawyer and his wife... (62 mins.)
Director: Maury Dexter
“ Quad Set 18 ” - mainemoviefanaticDaisy