my underdogs

films i like and i think should get more credit for.
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1.
Riffraff (1936)
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Fisherman Dutch marries cannery worker Hattie. He quits his poorly paid job to concentrate on getting better working conditions as union leader... (94 mins.)
Director: J. Walter Ruben
 
2.
Young Man with a Horn (1950)
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A young trumpeter enjoys highs (musical success, fame, and fortune) and lows (sour marriage, death of his mentor, bout with alcoholism). (112 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
3.
Captain Sindbad (1963)
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The peaceful kingdom of Baristan has an evil ruler named El-Carim. He plans to capture his rival, Sindbad... (85 mins.)
Director: Byron Haskin
 
4.
I Sell the Dead (2008)
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A grave robber reflects on his life of crime. (85 mins.)
Director: Glenn McQuaid
 
5.
The Hands of Orlac (1924)
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A world-famous pianist loses both hands in an accident. When new hands are grafted on, he doesn't know they once belonged to a murderer. (92 mins.)
Director: Robert Wiene
 
6.
Big Monster War (1968)
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When a Babylonian vampire comes to old Japan, an army of Japanese demons and ghosts gather and battle him. (79 mins.)
 
7.
The Gorilla (1939)
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When a wealthy man (Atwill) is threatened by a killer known as The Gorilla, he hires the Ritz Brothers to investigate... (66 mins.)
Director: Allan Dwan
 
8.
It's a Dog's Life (1955)
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A bull terrier tells his life story, from the streets of the Bowery to a life of luxury. (88 mins.)
Director: Herman Hoffman
 
9.
Night Terrors (1993)
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A young girl travels to Cairo to visit her father, and becomes unwillingly involved with a bizarre sadomasochistic... (98 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
 
10.
Mad Monster Party? (1967)
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When Dr Frankenstein decides to retire from the monster-making business, he calls an international roster... (94 mins.)
Director: Jules Bass
 
11.
The Leopard Man (1943)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A seemingly tame leopard used for a publicity stunt escapes and kills a young girl, spreading panic throughout a sleepy new Mexico town. (66 mins.)
 
12.
Town Without Pity (1961)
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Four American soldiers stationed near a German village face death in the rape of a local girl and are defended by outside counsel Major Steve Garrett. (105 mins.)
 
13.
Le vampire (1945 Documentary)
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A short look at the vampire bat sucking blood from a guinea pig. (9 mins.)
Director: Jean Painlevé
 
14.
Butterflies Are Free (1972)
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A blind man moves into his own apartment against the wishes of his overprotective mother, and befriends the freethinking young woman next door. (109 mins.)
Director: Milton Katselas
 
15.
Night Train to Venice (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.2/10 X  
The Orient Express, on it's night trip from Munich to Venice, is full because of the beginning of the carnival in Venice... (98 mins.)
 
16.
The Penguin Pool Murder (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Shady stockbroker and abusive husband Gerald Parker is found dead in the penguin pool of a NYC aquarium after being knocked cold by his wife's boyfriend. (70 mins.)
 
17.
Bathing Beauty (1944)
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A contrived misunderstanding leads to the breakup of a songwriter and his fiancée. She returns to work as a gym teacher at an all-girls school, but a legal loophole allows the man to enroll as one of her students. (101 mins.)
Director: George Sidney
 
18.
The Children's Hour (1961)
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A troublemaking student at a girls' school accuses two teachers of being lesbians. (108 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
 
19.
My Fair Lady (1964)
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A misogynistic and snobbish phonetics professor agrees to a wager that he can take a flower girl and make her presentable in high society. (170 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
 
20.
Go, Johnny, Go! (1959)
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Rock-n-roll promoter Alan Freed holds a talent search to develop a new rock star, then must find the elusive, mystery contestant (Jimmy Clanton) who doesn't know he has won. (75 mins.)
Director: Paul Landres
 
21.
Captain Caution (1940)
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When her father dies, a young woman helps a young man take command of the ship to fight the British during the war of 1812. (86 mins.)
Director: Richard Wallace
 
22.
One Million B.C. (1940)
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Tale of Prehistoric survival and love between a male and a female belonging to opposing tribes that happened to be at slightly different stages of evolution. (80 mins.)
 
23.
The Primitive Man (1914 Short Film)
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A primitive tribe are attacked by apemen and menaced by various prehistoric monsters. (32 mins.)
Director: D.W. Griffith
 
24.
2-Headed Shark Attack (2012 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.5/10 X  
Survivors escape to a deserted atoll, after their boat during a Semester at Sea ship is sunk by a mutated two-headed shark. But when the atoll starts flooding, no one is safe from the double jaws of the monster. (88 mins.)
 
25.
The Constant Nymph (1943)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Fourteen-year-old Tessa is hopelessly in love with handsome composer Lewis Dodd, a family friend. Lewis adores Tessa... (112 mins.)
Director: Edmund Goulding